Sometimes games still give me a sense of learning, when I figure out a puzzle, or master a character's move-set, etc. Phooey to anyone who says that all games are mind-numbing. Video games in the classrooms - I say!
To absorb a better sense of the community, I followed a ton of people who seemed cool upon joining the site. Now with my 7 followers, and 62 deep following list. I look like a big creep. Or a bot. Or a creep-bot.