Bells and chimes are the sounds most people associate with pinball. Modern pinball machines may have abandoned those sounds long ago, but now there's a twist to the term Belles & Chimes coming to Portland in the form of a women's pinball league.
Every year, I attend a pinball tournament held in Pittsburgh called Pinburgh that attracts pinball players from all over the world. This year, Pinburgh had grown so large that they moved it to a convention center and turned it into a pinball and video game festival with over 700 classic and modern g…
I swear Ed Robertson of The Barenaked Ladies is just like me except for the fact that he has a lot more talent, can sing, play instruments, is very successful and...okay he's nothing like me except he like's pinball!
Pinball is just a game right? Yeah it is, but people like me who play it competitively sometimes forget that it's just a game. I've been known the throw a few expletives when I drain the ball, but this guy wins at losing.
If you listen to the Q Morning Show then you know I play pinball competitively and it's one of my greatest loves. I'm also a big fan of The Walking Dead. You can imagine what happens when two of my great loves come together. Nerdgasm!