Cover photo
Brad Trnavsky
Works at Tyler ISD
Attends Capella University
Lives in Gilmer, tx
9,324 followers|738,186 views


Brad Trnavsky

Shared publicly  - 
Lol! I'd love a card with Tromple! +Mark Rosewater can we make that a thing? This AI is onto something.
I don't know how many of you know about magic the gathering, but this is an interesting application of AI. 
The are over 13,000 Magic: The Gathering cards, each of which fits uniquely into an incredibly rich, decades-old world of lore, rules, tokens, and tournaments. It takes years to master the game, and even then a new set of cards comes every few months to shake things up. That's why it's wonderful to see what kinds of innovation and oddity a days old artificial intelligence can come up with. I'm sorry..What does morph do again? MTGSalvation user Ta...
2 comments on original post
A. Miles Davis's profile photoMike L.'s profile photo
Mike L.
Tromple sounds like fresh out of a Dolan comic… (but I couldn't think of a clever one)

or a clever take on Dolan Tromp?
Add a comment...

Brad Trnavsky

Shared publicly  - 
This COULD be GREAT or epic fail. So far I've been happy with +Marvel Entertainment movies though so I'm optimistic. 
A. Miles Davis's profile photoBrad Trnavsky's profile photo
I TOTALLY forgot about that... hence no Avengers/ X-Men crossover. All hope is lost. You just ruined it for me. ;)
Add a comment...

Brad Trnavsky

Shared publicly  - 
This is pretty terrifying to think about!
Breaking news: After hackers killed a Jeep driving down the highway with a WIRED writer in it, Chrysler is recalling 1.4 million cars.
46 comments on original post
Brad Trnavsky's profile photoJames Feragola's profile photo

Brad Trnavsky

Shared publicly  - 
Sad but true...

Add a comment...

Brad Trnavsky

Shared publicly  - 
I wonder how long it took someone to bend a paper clip like this and call it good? 
Airbnb's new brand resembles the logos of several other companies. Looks like someone forgot to do a Google Image Search.
Rhonda Stinson's profile photo
Lol at your words
Add a comment...

Brad Trnavsky

Shared publicly  - 
I'm running +13th Age campaign in my game shop. I JUST got The Eye Of The Stone Thief and I'm really excited to use it. Anyone have some advice on running this? Is there plot in the book or is it all just dungeon crawling? I haven't gotten to tear into it yet... #13thage
Add a comment...

Brad Trnavsky

General Discussion  - 
I'm running +13th Age campaign in my game shop. I JUST got The Eye Of The Stone Thief and I'm really excited to use it. Anyone have some advice on running this? Is there plot in the book or is it all just dungeon crawling? I haven't gotten to tear into it yet... #13thage
Austin Hoffman's profile photoTeresa O.'s profile photoBrad Trnavsky's profile photo
Add a comment...

Brad Trnavsky

Shared publicly  - 
Great stuff here for #teachers !
If I had written this article two years ago, it would have been very different. Back then, I would have made (or felt like I had to make) a compelling case for why we should even consider the idea of incorporating video games into classroom instruction. Back then, I would have expected most reade
Add a comment...

Brad Trnavsky

Shared publicly  - 
Wow... I just realized how much I have neglected my Google + account. I use to spend hours a day here. How has everyone been? Is the rumor that Google + is dead true now? or have I just been missing out? 
Justin Miller's profile photoA. Miles Davis's profile photoBrad Trnavsky's profile photoBen Goodridge's profile photo
Welcome back! I'm now living in the UK and just received my Residence Permit card now I can look for work. :) Congratulations on the game shop! 
Add a comment...

Brad Trnavsky

commented on a post on Blogger.
Shared publicly  - 
I'm a big fan of starting over. 
I've always loved the concept of the old adventurer, the veteran explorer who's been traveling the land for years, experiencing numerous different quests and refusing to retire. However, it's a concept that can be somewhat di...
Add a comment...

Brad Trnavsky

Shared publicly  - 
I'm not sure how I feel about this app... Who uses it? Do I really want to see the anonymous inner thoughts of my friends? Sometimes I think I see enough here! 
Secret, the popular anonymous-sharing app, raised $25 million. Here's how it went from poorly designed messaging app to red-hot startup.
Add a comment...
In his circles
4,520 people
Have him in circles
9,324 people
Ghanachristianpost G.C.P's profile photo
Joan Vinall-Cox's profile photo
Vanessa Smith's profile photo
Unboxing And Game Playing's profile photo
Rousseline Daniel's profile photo
Joe Johnston's profile photo
Ramchander Bunga's profile photo
Braden Kelley's profile photo
Jeffrey Luhrsen's profile photo
Coach / Teacher / Entreprenure
  • Tyler ISD
    Teacher / Coach, 2015 - present
  • Vista College
    Director of Admissions, 2013 - 2014
  • DeVry University
    Director of Admissions, 2012 - 2013
  • ITT Technical Institute
    Director of Admissions, 2006 - 2012
  • Sales Management 2.0
    President, 2004 - 2012
  • University of Phoenix
    Business Development Specialist, 2005 - 2006
  • University of Phoenix
    Enrollment Counselor II, 2003 - 2005
  • Gilmer ISD
    Substitute Teacher, 2014 - 2015
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Gilmer, tx
Everett, WA - Port Orchard WA - Camp Pendleton, CA - Okinawa, Japan - Anaheim, CA - San Diego, CA
I am Teacher / Coach / Game Store Owner. I'm also a dad, geek, gamer, writer, and collector of comics!

I am a English teacher and girls volleyball, basketball, and track coach. I also own Halflings Hideaway Games In Gilmer Texas. I am very interested in gamification, but am also really into RPG’s, board games, video games, and basically any other kind of game or sport! Outside of gaming, I have a background in sales management and marketing. I primarily blog about social media, blogging, sales, leadership, management, and gaming though you will see other geeky content from me. I have very eclectic taste and love to learn and share new ideas. I am always looking for new projects or ideas to support and am willing to lend an ear, help spread the word, or jump in whole hog if I find the project interesting!


In addition to that I am a husband, father, and entrepreneur. I am a collector of comic books, lover of Sci-Fi, and runner. I blog at if you want to know more about me reach out in a PM. :)


  • Capella University
    Doctor of Education, 2009 - present
  • The Evergreen State College
    Bachelors Degree in Business Entrepreneurship and Economics
  • University of Phoenix
    Master of Business Administration
Basic Information
Brad Trnavsky's +1's are the things they like, agree with, or want to recommend.
Tyler Rose City Comic Con

Help bring the best talent and events possible to the Tyler Rose Comic Con in October 2014!

When the U.S. Almost Nuked the Moon

In the midst of the Space Race, the U.S. Air Force harbored a master plan to boost American morale.

The Cantina Effect

Art by Andy MacDonald For the most part, I've always been a GM who likes to see his players happy. Generally, when one of my players approac

Card Wars: First Impressions

It's time to decide who will be the Dweeb and who will be the Cool Guy. In my opinion, Adventure Time is one of the best television shows of

Dempsey: Army may still pursue desertion charges

The Army may still pursue an investigation that could lead to desertion or other charges against Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was freed from five

What Television Will Look Like in 2025, According to Netflix | Business ...

Say goodbye to endlessly surfing through Netflix to find the show you want to watch. In the future, the Internet TV giant will know exactly

The Invention of the Slurpee

From 60s cool-kid culture to Obama's belly, the Slurpee has seen it all.

Halflings Hideaway: First Impressions

For most of my life, I've lived in an area that wasn't very accommodating to those of a more geeky persuasion. Recently, however, this has s

Child gets wish to be a Navy SEAL for a day

A six-year-old boy caused an explosion near Farmington on Sunday, but there was no cause for alarm.

Growing up homeless in suburbia | Al Jazeera America

In suburban and rural America, homeless youth are often invisible and isolated

Sirius, UFO trickster extraordinaire

Scintillating Sirius is sometimes mistaken for a UFO I've never seen a UFO that stayed a UFO. I remember certain moving lights as a kid but

How To Build A 400 Square Foot Solar Powered Cabin For $2000

How to build a nice small cabin powered by solar panels. Lamar Alexander built this cute little 400 square foot cabin for approximately $200

Former Seahawk Kitna to donate Cowboys paycheck to school

Jon Kitna was signed this week as the Dallas Cowboys' emergency quarterback. Kitna, 41, is currently a teacher and the head coach at Lincoln

Amazon unveils plans for deliveries by drone

Amazon has unveiled “Prime Air,” a drone delivery system that they promise will get packages into customers’ hands in 30 minutes or less.

Google – Let me be ME

While Ike Pigott likes the ability to personalize Google+ URL’s, limitations make it frustrating for people with nicknames. Businesses face

Hilarious video of NYPD trying to stop skateboarders goes viral

I’m not a big fan of skateboarding in general, never mind on the streets of New York, but this is a funny and epic fail.

The Government Shutdown, Told in Lego

Confused about the back-and-forth between the House and Senate? Allow us to explain using the legos on our desk.

Mount Rushmore blockage stirs anger in South Dakota

Blocking access to trails and programs at South Dakota's most popular attraction was one thing, but state officials didn't expect Congress'

Public - 11 months ago
reviewed 11 months ago
1 review