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Spent the morning at an anime con, where I acquired a framed print by Hong Kong digital painter Cuson Lo. It depicts an elderly inventor type playing chess in a basement(?) against a humanoid robot. Google image search his name and you'll soon find it.
In the afternoon, I witnessed the Galloping Greens fix the Marlins' wagon, 41-13. The Bledisloe Cup was on display. Oddly, so was the flag of Texas, draped over a barrier. At one point, the announcer raised a chuckle with, "Conversion *very* unsuccessful."
D: Monteith's Doppelbock Winter Ale from NZ.
L: "The Truth" (2000) by Terry Pratchett, abridged audiobook read by Tony Robinson. Ta, PB.
R: Strine "FourFourTwo" rag (September).
W: "Survivorman" and "Man Vs Wild" on Discovery Channel, A-League soccer on Fox Sports.