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by programmerbrad
Thu Dec 21, 2006 6:15 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Nerdy Pet Peeves
Replies: 445
Views: 112550

Drunk Male Prostitute wrote:I hate White Wolf games.


My friend would tear your limbs from your body upon hearing that.
by programmerbrad
Thu Dec 21, 2006 6:12 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Timezones and stuff! [Split]
Replies: 71
Views: 13312

No, I don't meet many idiots in Sydney. Not because there aren't have any, but because the people in my main cluster of friends are usually quite selective about who they introduce to the rest of us. I do, however, meet a lot of idiots online, especially in World of Warcraft, and the majority of th...
by programmerbrad
Wed Dec 20, 2006 6:57 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Does anybody here YTMND?
Replies: 34
Views: 7868

I am unfortunately a dedicated /b/tard from 4chan, so they're somewhat of my sworn enemies.

At least it's not newgrounds or ebaums. Seriously, fuck ebaum.
by programmerbrad
Tue Dec 19, 2006 7:41 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I AM SERIOUS :-[
Replies: 16
Views: 4773

rektide wrote:
rachel wrote:My favourite part is how awkward it sounds without the 'the' before 'internet.'


so i take it this is in fact the "they call it, internet" video? 1993-1994 or something?


Yes.

And to zealo, I haven't looked much but it certainly seems to be gone from Youtube. :-[
by programmerbrad
Mon Dec 18, 2006 6:38 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0198: "Perspective"
Replies: 79
Views: 26560

aldimond wrote:emacs still sucks though


Lake, etc...
by programmerbrad
Sun Dec 17, 2006 7:46 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0197: "Ninja Turtles"
Replies: 54
Views: 25399

umm...anyone else really really really really really excited about the new TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES MOVIE?!?!? perhaps you need a link ? yeah i didn't even know three of those artists existed until somebody said all the teenage mutant ninja turtles were artists. crazy. No :( :( :( :( :( :( :( I...
by programmerbrad
Sun Dec 17, 2006 7:37 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Nerdy Pet Peeves
Replies: 445
Views: 112550

Can this just be normal pet peeves?
by programmerbrad
Sun Dec 17, 2006 7:37 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: What are you readioactive now(and other book related stuff)?
Replies: 1824
Views: 478500

I am currently reading Eragon.

:oops:

I'm one of those people who reads books when movies based on books come out now...
by programmerbrad
Sun Dec 17, 2006 7:36 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How much is a kiss worth?
Replies: 90
Views: 16853

aldimond wrote:
Hawknc wrote:Totally an old man. Ain't nothin' wrong with hooking up with strangers - that's the whole point of parties!


No it isn't! Why is my Internets full of make-out whores!?! I demand a refund!


I agree with you!
by programmerbrad
Sun Dec 17, 2006 7:29 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: xkcd on facebook
Replies: 25
Views: 7040

I've been a member for a while. I'd say I'm not gonna tell you who I am, but you already know my name is Brad, and I'm pretty sure I've said I live in Tallahassee.
by programmerbrad
Thu Dec 14, 2006 1:03 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Help william overcome his fears of the fairer sex! (Split)
Replies: 190
Views: 32553

I think the hugging idea is completely off! For instance, I hugged/was hugged by a female friend of mine in the store today who has been dating another friend of mine for about 5 years now, and it was totally innocent! Also: I have a pretty close-knit group of friends in the local hardcore scene, bo...
by programmerbrad
Tue Dec 12, 2006 8:56 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Entropy: What the hell?
Replies: 42
Views: 10618

Yeah, and like how some dude gave a name to dx/dt (where x is a position vector) to make his equations easier. And then another dude was like, well... if dx/dt has it's own, then d2x/dt2 is gonna have its own name, too! And the third one said, "Fuck it, Dude... let's go bowling." The thir...
by programmerbrad
Tue Dec 12, 2006 8:52 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Entropy: What the hell?
Replies: 42
Views: 10618

aldimond wrote:Yeah, and like how some dude gave a name to dx/dt (where x is a position vector) to make his equations easier.


And then another dude was like, well... if dx/dt has it's own, then d2x/dt2 is gonna have its own name, too!
by programmerbrad
Tue Dec 12, 2006 8:51 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Christmas Avatars!
Replies: 99
Views: 18146

Oooh! Do mine! :P
by programmerbrad
Tue Dec 12, 2006 8:47 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Entropy: What the hell?
Replies: 42
Views: 10618

Alisto wrote:Here's how my Thermo professor explained it:

Entropy doesn't mean anything because it's a made-up concept. Some guy decided to give dQ/T a name to make his equations easier.


So it's a lot like nullinity?
by programmerbrad
Tue Dec 12, 2006 8:43 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Help william overcome his fears of the fairer sex! (Split)
Replies: 190
Views: 32553

Oh, what the hell is wrong with friendship? There are lots of people in the world and you won't ever be romantically involved with all that many of them unless you're unusually promiscuous. Might as well have good friends while you're at it. Yes, but when you're not romantically involved with any o...
by programmerbrad
Tue Dec 12, 2006 8:31 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Help william overcome his fears of the fairer sex! (Split)
Replies: 190
Views: 32553

...Now, I'm resigned to the dreaded friend zone, and I still have at least somewhat of a crush on her. Since she's one of my best friends though (she's also the person I go to when I need to talk about stuff), there's no way I'm willing to jeopardize that by trying to ask her out or whatnot.... Tha...
by programmerbrad
Mon Dec 11, 2006 11:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0195: "Map of the Internet"
Replies: 160
Views: 50717

Hooray, I'm block 68! Flickr and I are a short walk from each other!
by programmerbrad
Mon Dec 11, 2006 10:44 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Help william overcome his fears of the fairer sex! (Split)
Replies: 190
Views: 32553

thomasjmaccoll wrote:programmerbrad! thankyou! this is one of my all time favourite comics ever anywhere, and almost definitely the best whispered apology i think :D


It is almost certainly the best Whispered Apology! And it's also one of my favorite webcomics ever, too. *Internet high five*!
by programmerbrad
Mon Dec 11, 2006 12:39 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: OS
Replies: 74
Views: 15414

I am on Gentoo. Compiles don't really take that long. USE flags are useful. Wait 'till some program that you really want to use pulls in KDE. Then you'll comprehend the meaning of long compiles! Oh, and HAIKU FOUL! I am a hater of things using KDE. I avoid them all. Amen, my good sir Even halleluja...
by programmerbrad
Sun Dec 10, 2006 11:42 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: OS
Replies: 74
Views: 15414

I am on Gentoo. Compiles don't really take that long. USE flags are useful. Wait 'till some program that you really want to use pulls in KDE. Then you'll comprehend the meaning of long compiles! Oh, and HAIKU FOUL! I am a hater of things using KDE. I avoid them all. Amen, my good sir Even halleluja...
by programmerbrad
Sun Dec 10, 2006 8:33 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Help william overcome his fears of the fairer sex! (Split)
Replies: 190
Views: 32553

Right now I know one girl who'ss absolutely perfect and the cutest person I've ever met. We're friends but I know she likes my best friend better so I haven't bothered to tell ehr I have a crush on her. I'm in somewhat of a similar situation in that one of my best friends, I actually got to know be...
by programmerbrad
Sun Dec 10, 2006 2:52 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Requests to the world
Replies: 314
Views: 48758

Dear Za Waruldo! Toki wo tomare! Mudamudamudamudamudamudamudamudamudamuda! Shoshite, toki wa ugokidasu!

WRYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY!

Sincerely,
Dio Brando
by programmerbrad
Sat Dec 09, 2006 7:52 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Help william overcome his fears of the fairer sex! (Split)
Replies: 190
Views: 32553

-I have a strange thing going on where I think I'm not good enough for anyone in terms of looks. I'm not half bad, in truth, but every time I think someone's appearance is nice I immediately get all "oh they will never like me, I'm not as pretty as them" -I'm sort of shy. Sort of very shy...
by programmerbrad
Sat Dec 09, 2006 9:53 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Requests to the world
Replies: 314
Views: 48758

Dear World,

I live in Florida, and I'm not sure if you got the memo or not, but Florida is supposed to be hot. The sunshine state and all that, you know? Therefore, I'd like you to reconsider your decision to drop the temperature below freezing level.

Thanks,
Brad.
by programmerbrad
Sat Dec 09, 2006 9:43 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Happy birthday hermaj!
Replies: 50
Views: 10110

Saladin wrote:What does め mean?


It's the hiragana for the sound "me" in Japanese. Is that all you can see?

Transliterated it says
otanjoubi omedetou gozaimasu
which basically means happy birthday.
by programmerbrad
Sat Dec 09, 2006 9:37 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Happy birthday hermaj!
Replies: 50
Views: 10110

Saladin wrote:I totally understand.

Asshole-face.


D:

Oh, and I actually meant to say 御誕生日おめでとうございます!
by programmerbrad
Sat Dec 09, 2006 9:30 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Happy birthday hermaj!
Replies: 50
Views: 10110

I don't get people who don't drink. I mean, there's the crappy stuff in life, then there's alcohol. You can't take either of them away! It destroys the balance! </is a teenager in new zealand aka probably has a drinking problem> I don't get people who do, honestly. :P But, I also come from a family...
by programmerbrad
Sat Dec 09, 2006 9:19 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Happy birthday hermaj!
Replies: 50
Views: 10110

Yeah, 17, 19, and 20 are all pretty lame birthdays world-wide I think. Also 22 and onwards. Which is why your 16th, 18th, and 21st birthdays have to be extra-uber-awesome. O for orsome even. My 21st birthday is gonna be one of the worst ones ever, because I'm not gonna drink, and I'm gonna have peo...
by programmerbrad
Sat Dec 09, 2006 9:17 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Bill Hicks
Replies: 37
Views: 8345

Okay, so yeah, if you look too deep down in it, its a crappy analogy. But that is not the point. Analogies especially in comedy are meant to provoke a feeling, quickly. He was trying to say, "hey guys, its a shitty world, and were only making it shittier, but we can stop that, if we want to.&q...
by programmerbrad
Sat Dec 09, 2006 9:12 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Happy birthday hermaj!
Replies: 50
Views: 10110

Happy birthday!

I don't know where you are, but at least in the U.S., being 19 has zero perks whatsoever. I was working on a project at school a few weeks ago when I turned 19, and at about 12:45, I just kind of went "Oh, it's my birthday" in a completely unexcited manner.
by programmerbrad
Sat Dec 09, 2006 9:07 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0172: "Skateboarding is Not a Crime"
Replies: 49
Views: 21226

thomasjmaccoll wrote:i would like to change them to something subtly ridiculous like "skateboarding is not a thing" or "skateboarding is not a time"


Skateboarding is not a rime.
by programmerbrad
Sat Dec 09, 2006 8:54 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Help william overcome his fears of the fairer sex! (Split)
Replies: 190
Views: 32553

If he requires his women to have some sort of advanced learning in mathematics, he's a loser face. Woah, woah, woah. Woah. While I may be considerable for the title of "loser face", and while I wouldn't say I require some sort of advanced mathematics learning for me to be attracted to a g...
by programmerbrad
Fri Dec 08, 2006 9:29 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Stupid stupid
Replies: 80
Views: 17994

my all time favourite stupid thing my friend said is "guitar hero is harder than a real guitar" i laughed soooo hard. he was just upset cuz i owned him at guitar hero. heh. I don't play guitar (I am trying to pick it up, however), but seriously, have you played Institutionalized on expert...
by programmerbrad
Fri Dec 08, 2006 3:05 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Let's discuss piracy!
Replies: 61
Views: 14057

william wrote:DRM will only work once the 'ear' is replaced with a proprietary format.


I wouldn't put it past the RIAA to try that, while the MPAA works on replacing our eyes.
by programmerbrad
Thu Dec 07, 2006 10:17 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I'm so nerdy that I ...
Replies: 1377
Views: 203682

Hawknc wrote:(Thank god for FFx 2's spell check, I couldn't get Jeopardy right tonight)


I stared at this for a while trying to figure out what the hell you were talking about, because I was reading that as Final Fantasy X2's spell check. :?
by programmerbrad
Thu Dec 07, 2006 10:10 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I AM SERIOUS :-[
Replies: 16
Views: 4773

My favorite part was this bit: "There's an interesting kind of restraint that you find. There's not a lot of cursing or swearing. There's not a lot of personal cuts. There's not a lot of put downs that one would expect to find. There's not screenfulls of 'go to hell'." Little did they kno...
by programmerbrad
Thu Dec 07, 2006 4:35 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I AM SERIOUS :-[
Replies: 16
Views: 4773

My favorite part was this bit: "There's an interesting kind of restraint that you find. There's not a lot of cursing or swearing. There's not a lot of personal cuts. There's not a lot of put downs that one would expect to find. There's not screenfulls of 'go to hell'." Little did they kno...
by programmerbrad
Thu Dec 07, 2006 1:45 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0193: "The Perfect Sound"
Replies: 47
Views: 18482

Jag ska banna, banna dig så hårt ^_^ I'm gonna assume this is talking about a ska banana, and that banana digs "så hårt" which is transliterated from "the heart", which is referring to the Planeteer with the power of heart. I need to learn a European language (other than Eng...
by programmerbrad
Wed Dec 06, 2006 10:03 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do you eat yours?
Replies: 106
Views: 20419

So, I decided to try out audacious today. :O I have it compiled and installed, and I must admit it's pretty nice. A bit more useable than xmms, but still not overburdened with dumb stuff. The only problem I've having so far is how to get last.fm/audioscrobbler working with it. Anybody know how? EDIT...

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