Chet Baker had a messed up life; but his music is gently exquisite, yearning for beauty and hope. A fitting thought for advent.
Introducing Miriam Baines, member of the innovative folk-rock band Flight Brigade, and valued part -time employee of Et Games.
Laurisden’s O Magnum Mysterium. The antidote to cheesey Christmas music. If it doesn’t move you you’re not human. O great mystery, and wonderful sacrament, that animals should see the new-born Lord, lying in a manger! Blessed is the Virgin whose womb was worthy to bear Christ the Lord. Alleluia!
Our friends Josh and Beth Williams will be going to Greece at the end of January to provide assistance for recently arrived migrants: welcoming people as they arrive, handing out food and clothes, and assisting with associated logistics. To make this happen they need donations! We’ll be donating 10% of revenue from etgames.co.uk over the… Read More
Like many growing small businesses, we have found that as sales grow we begin drowning in an enormous sea of small administrative tasks – especially book-keeping. Being behind with book-keeping prevents good business decisions, because without accurate accounts you do not know whether you’re meeting your targets. On the other hand, paying someone in the… Read More
Justin Kauflin’s latest album Dedication is a collection of tracks each written for and dedicated to people who are special to him. The final piece is my favourite, entitled “Thank You Lord”. This chap is only 29 years old, and lost his sight aged 11. Respect! See his tour list here: http://www.justinkauflin.com/#!tour-dates/c12rj
John Lewis’ notes are like ripe drops of dew – exquisite, restrained, and unadorned. If you don’t like this, you’re wrong.
Trust is the oil of commerce. Imagine popping out to buy some milk in a trustless world: “…the refrigerator is locked. When you’ve persuaded the shopkeeper to retrieve the milk, you then end up arguing over whether you’re going to hand the money over first, or whether he is going to hand over the milk…. Read More
I received an intriguing email last week: “Hi ET Games Team! I really like your games and think they would be a great fit for our site, *****.com . *****.com is an online shopping site for guys where all the products are modeled by beautiful women…We would like to feature the Pucket or another game… Read More
Free markets create some perverse situations, mostly because humans are not the perfectly informed rational utility maximisers that economists pretend we are. Chief among perversions, is the tendency for printer manufacturers to sell us printers at below their real cost, followed by printer cartridges that cost more than the printer did, complete with expensive chips… Read More