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Late Twenties Game Night! by Django Gold

Hey there, late twenty-somethings! Looking for a way to spend your wide-open weekend nights? Nothing else to do besides hit up that tired old bar scene that apparently none of your responsible, newly career-driven friends are into anymore? Then it's time for Late Twenties Game Night, the hot new craze of staying in and playing an unending series of board and card games that's sweeping every tastefully decorated townhouse in the nation!

That's right: fucking board and card games! That profoundly unsatisfying diversion you used to resort to at your grandmother's house because there was nothing else to do is now something in which your friends appear to take [...]

Watch a Funny Trailer for Rob Delaney's New Board Game

Here's a trailer Twitter phenom Rob Delaney made with Erin Gibson for War of Words, a new board game based on his Twitter feed. It's guaranteed to be the funniest trailer for a board game based on a Twitter feed you'll see all day.

The Jeff Rubin Jeff Rubin Show: Jesse Fuchs and Monopoly

This week on the Jeff Rubin Jeff Rubin Show, Jeff talks to Jesse Fuchs about Monopoly. Jesse is a proffessor at the NYU Game Center and held a speech entitled "Does Monopoly suck?" and Jeff talks to him about games in general, the invention of Monopoly, and how to play Auction-Monopoly.

"Every culture that started flipping a bone and saying if it comes up heads god likes me more, if it comes up tails god likes you more, whatever sort of fate divination thing they come up with, you just see this inevitable evolution of it into 'well lets make it 2 out of 3', and then [...]

The Complete Guide to Everything: Board Games

This week, Tim and Tom tackle the riveting topic of board games, which contrary to popular belief are not games you play when you're bored, but rather games that you play with a board. We discuss Tom's secret to Trivial Pursuit success, the "re-discovered" actual rules to Monopoly and tailoring a version of Guess Who to college fraternities.

But before all this, Tim has a question about proper deli ordering procedure and we try to get to the bottom of what Elmer Fudd was really doing out there in the woods. In a new installment of Tim and Tom Solve Your Problems, an amateur sleuth from the UK asks [...]