Ruby Plays Ball

Ruby loves rules.  But, like any of us fellow rule-lovers, what she loves most is to make up her own rules and then strictly follow them, expecting everyone else to do the same.  For instance, yesterday we were playing the time-honored game of “catch” in the courtyard.  The game, as it has stood for centuries, […]

Games With Friends and the Responsibilities Entailed

It all started with “Words With Friends.”  Not really.  Technically it started with Scrabulous, which was shut down by Scrabble to protect its copyright, but for purposes of this discussion, let’s start with Words With Friends.  This game, which is extremely similar to Scrabble (but not at all the same, for trademark reasons), was sprung […]