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by Account20151023
Fri Feb 04, 2011 1:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0856: "Trochee Fixation"
Replies: 108
Views: 26157

Re: 0856: "Trochee Fixation"

Felstaff wrote:Project, record, and produce are trochees.

However, project, record, and produce are iambs.


Very clever, Mr. Bond.
by Account20151023
Thu Jan 27, 2011 9:29 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Zeitgeist: Moving Forward
Replies: 43
Views: 6107

Re: Zeitgeist: Moving Forward

Thanks for bringing this to my attention, OP, my friends and I have been looking for a retarded conspiracy theory documentary to watch recently. We play the drinking game "Drink when you spot a logical fallacy." You drink twice when someone yells WHAT in utter indignant disbelief. It's way...
by Account20151023
Thu Jan 27, 2011 7:20 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Mastercard 'hit by Anonymous Wikileaks revenge attacks'
Replies: 121
Views: 14454

Re: Mastercard 'hit by Anonymous Wikileaks revenge attacks'

. A lot of my technology-using journalist friends (ages 20-25) who live tethered to their smartphones and computers and Kindles, and can navigate their way around complex video software like nobody's business, wouldn't know about 4chan or IRC. Different social groups. I don't think less of them for...
by Account20151023
Thu Jan 27, 2011 4:29 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9224335

Re: Momentary/Meandering/Meditations (Mandom like the plague

Menacing Spike wrote:
edit: "s'il vous plaît" means "please".


I'm pretty sure that Felstaff translated it correctly. I had two years of French in high school. We knew all the naughty words.
by Account20151023
Thu Jan 27, 2011 3:40 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: MJ's Fat-assery
Replies: 346
Views: 193788

Re: MJ's Fat-assery

Mighty Jalapeno wrote:I did a little, but I feel like I got hit by a truck. Also being sick apparently makes me drop six pounds. o.O


Also, if you get a horrible coughing cold with a fever, you'll lose weight AND build your abs. Always looking on the bright side, man.
by Account20151023
Thu Jan 27, 2011 3:15 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9224335

Re: Momentary/Meandering/Meditations (Mandom like the plague

In the 4 months I've spent on my master's thesis, the most difficult part was deciding how to rename the subsection title "Damped Harmonic Oscillator Density Matrix Propagator" in a way so that it didn't overlap with the section title in the page header. See, we're here talking about how ...
by Account20151023
Thu Jan 27, 2011 2:34 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9224335

Re: Momentary/Meandering/Meditations (Mandom like the plague

emceng wrote:
bigglesworth wrote:I've never met anyone who wasn't interesting.


You need to get out more.


Seriously, dude. There's definitely a whole world of uninteresting people! You need to broaden your horizons!
by Account20151023
Thu Jan 27, 2011 2:28 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9224335

Re: Momentary/Meandering/Meditations (Mandom like the plague

Why must cute women be boring and interesting women ugly? Why must people say painfully stupid things on an otherwise intelligent forum? It's less painfully stupid, and more incredibly broad, sweeping statement that like all broad, sweeping statements, is quantifiably wrong. MenacingSpike, perhaps ...
by Account20151023
Wed Jan 26, 2011 6:15 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Dead Space 2 (Because everyone has too many limbs)
Replies: 36
Views: 3635

Re: Dead Space 2 (Because everyone has too many limbs)

Has anyone tried the multiplayer yet? If so, what are your first impressions?
by Account20151023
Wed Jan 26, 2011 4:52 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT We flowcharts!
Replies: 17
Views: 2760

Re: ITT We flowcharts!

None of which addresses the issue at hand, which is.
by Account20151023
Wed Jan 26, 2011 4:35 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Dead Space 2 (Because everyone has too many limbs)
Replies: 36
Views: 3635

Re: Dead Space 2 (Because everyone has too many limbs)

Oh dead space, if only you were not an over the shoulder shooter how I would love you. I might even be convinced to give over the shoulders another go if I hear enough good things about dead space 2. Not sure I get it. Do you just not like the way 2nd person games look? Because the controls are 100...
by Account20151023
Wed Jan 26, 2011 4:09 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Dead Space 2 (Because everyone has too many limbs)
Replies: 36
Views: 3635

Re: Dead Space 2 (Because everyone has too many limbs)

he is the most awkward and slow stomper ever though This got changed WITH A VENGEANCE. It almost seems like people wanted melee to be more useful, because now it's faster and stronger. I'm about two hours in, and I really don't even shoot normal necromorphs anymore. There are a whole lot of awesome...
by Account20151023
Tue Jan 25, 2011 7:28 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Most excellent times
Replies: 5132
Views: 913014

Re: Awesome Thread (because we need more awesome)

SlyReaper wrote:Awesome: I'm getting a bonus in next month's paycheck, and it's a big one. It won't cover all the one-off things I'm expecting to have to spend in the next few months, but it really really helps.


Badass! What's the bonus for?
by Account20151023
Tue Jan 25, 2011 7:00 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Dead Space 2 (Because everyone has too many limbs)
Replies: 36
Views: 3635

Re: Dead Space 2 (Because everyone has too many limbs)

Dead Space 1 is currently my favorite game of this generation. I've beaten it four times. We shall see if the sequel upsets that.
by Account20151023
Tue Jan 25, 2011 6:56 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: MJ's Fat-assery
Replies: 346
Views: 193788

Re: MJ's Fat-assery

not be a giant ball of cramps. In my experience, this never goes away. In high school, I ran and lifted nearly every day, and played rugby three days a week, and the soreness just does what it wants to. What I've realized, however, is that you can totally tell the difference between productive sore...
by Account20151023
Tue Jan 25, 2011 6:45 pm UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: MJ's Fat-assery
Replies: 346
Views: 193788

Re: MJ's Fat-assery

I would just like to say, I love the title to this thread. Good luck, man, I'm sending you my best vibes.
by Account20151023
Tue Jan 25, 2011 6:33 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Dead Space 2 (Because everyone has too many limbs)
Replies: 36
Views: 3635

Re: Dead Space 2 (Because everyone has too many limbs)

Bought it today. First few minutes were awesome. Then I had to go back to work. HNNNNNG. Major upside - Isaac Clarke talks now, and a lot. Finally a departure from the silent protagonist. The start is pretty.....jarring. Can't wait to go back home.
by Account20151023
Tue Jan 25, 2011 4:12 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9224335

Re: Momentary/Meandering/Meditations (Mandom like the plague

The Cat wrote:Nothing gets through the filters.


Websense? We have the North Korean package here.
by Account20151023
Tue Jan 25, 2011 3:41 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9224335

Re: Momentary/Meandering/Meditations (Mandom like the plague

Goddamn, writing up these test cases is giving me a headache.
by Account20151023
Mon Jan 24, 2011 9:51 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Surfing online on an Xbox 360
Replies: 2
Views: 584

Re: Surfing online on an Xbox 360

Thanks for the quick answer. That settles that, I guess.
by Account20151023
Mon Jan 24, 2011 9:41 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9224335

Re: Momentary/Meandering/Meditations (Mandom like the plague

SlyReaper wrote:£300. For 2 months worth of computer gaming. Ho. Ly. Shit. I'm a fucking moron. *headdesk*

I need a drink.


Could be worse. One of my friends at school logged 120 days (2880 hours) of time in WoW his freshman year of college. To this day, he claims that as the biggest regret of his life.
by Account20151023
Mon Jan 24, 2011 9:38 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT We flowcharts!
Replies: 17
Views: 2760

Re: ITT We flowcharts!

This thread is bizarrely.
by Account20151023
Mon Jan 24, 2011 9:19 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Composing - a natural ability?
Replies: 32
Views: 6018

Re: Composing - a natural ability?

Maybe try writing songs in different genres? I sucked at writing punk and thrash metal. Now I write noise rock because sucking can literally be the point of what you write.

Spoiler:
Falco wrote their songs specifically to be unpleasant and bad-sounding. Look up Beacon for Pissed Ships as an example.
by Account20151023
Mon Jan 24, 2011 9:14 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1178639

Re: What are you listening to?

Lovage - Anger Management.
by Account20151023
Mon Jan 24, 2011 8:40 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Surfing online on an Xbox 360
Replies: 2
Views: 584

Surfing online on an Xbox 360

Anyone know if there's a way to set this up without modding? I've done some reasearch and signs point to no, but I was going to ask you wizards before I completely give up.
by Account20151023
Mon Jan 24, 2011 8:09 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT We flowcharts!
Replies: 17
Views: 2760

Re: ITT We flowcharts!

I'm not sure if you're accidentally a verb or not.
by Account20151023
Mon Jan 24, 2011 8:08 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9224335

Re: Momentary/Meandering/Meditations (Mandom like the plague

Oregonaut wrote:Theme song playing in the background.


A-Team_theme.wav
by Account20151023
Mon Jan 24, 2011 4:48 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Guitarists: show us your setup!
Replies: 15
Views: 4219

Re: Guitarists: show us your setup!

I have thus dubbed it The Room . A+++++ 10/10 would do business again. I made my mic. I will upload a picture of it soon. It outputs to quarter inch, so I have it running through a switcher that outputs through the same pedal string as my guitar goes through up above. If you put on the octave, you ...
by Account20151023
Fri Jan 21, 2011 8:43 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9224335

Re: Momentary/Meandering/Meditations (Mandom like the plague

broken_escalator wrote:Looking at it or listening to it with a fresh start may change your opinion.


This sounds like a fair compromise. I'll try to adhere to it.

Jumble wrote: Doesn't sound like that's your problem.


I hate just about everything I write, but I love playing original music live. It's an awful mental catch-22.
by Account20151023
Fri Jan 21, 2011 8:19 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9224335

Re: Momentary/Meandering/Meditations (Mandom like the plague

I discard it because I think it sucks. You discard it because you think it sucks. Yes, but WHY? I've heard before that the ones I get rid of don't. And furthermore, why do I wait until I've put a couple hours into it? Why not from the outset? What makes them different from songs I know to be good a...
by Account20151023
Fri Jan 21, 2011 8:09 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9224335

Re: Momentary/Meandering/Meditations (Mandom like the plague

Right after I fully write a song, I discard it because I think it sucks. Does anyone else do this? Why do we do it?
by Account20151023
Fri Jan 21, 2011 8:04 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: NOISE. ROCK.
Replies: 43
Views: 12613

Re: NOISE. ROCK.

Lightning Bolt and a lot of Noise Rock isn't...Noisy enough for me. However I do like some of noisier acts. Things like later era Hair Police, Black Dice, Birchville Cat Motel, Sword Heaven, etc. Any of you like things like them? The thing about noise rock is that it has to maintain the rock part t...
by Account20151023
Fri Jan 21, 2011 7:58 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Guitarists: show us your setup!
Replies: 15
Views: 4219

Re: Guitarists: show us your setup!

TUBEZ 4 LYFE, MAN. The MG distortion is a bit too static-y or whatever This is a very valid concern. The MG series does not do syrupy pretty distortion. I play noise, though, so it's exactly what I need it to be. I'm kind of embarrassed by my guitar setup mostly because I've been playing long enoug...
by Account20151023
Fri Jan 21, 2011 2:24 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0850: "World According To Americans"
Replies: 712
Views: 173583

Re: 0850: "World According To Americans"

filecore wrote:
Felstaff wrote:And everyone knows the correct spelling is the phlipines


And this just fully demonstrates your small-mindedness.


Swing and a miss, broheim.
by Account20151023
Fri Jan 07, 2011 5:43 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: In Korea now
Replies: 21
Views: 2805

Re: In Korea now

Bowman, I suppose I did somehow invite insults to my cultural identity; I'm not sure how. Before you go too far into disparaging my favorite form of musical expression please be sure you're aware we're talking about the same instrument. Not disparaging your music or cultural identity at all. Was re...
by Account20151023
Fri Jan 07, 2011 1:01 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Guitarists: show us your setup!
Replies: 15
Views: 4219

Re: Guitarists: show us your setup!

Midnight wrote:marshal mgggggggggg. come now. Come. Now.


I don't think I get what you're implying here. It's hella sturdy and blisteringly loud. I'm not looking for clarity, I'm looking for grind. @your G10-TB, how easy is it to use? What settings do you use?
by Account20151023
Fri Jan 07, 2011 4:26 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: White House Drafts Executive Order For Indefinite Detention
Replies: 74
Views: 9267

Re: White House Drafts Executive Order For Indefinite Detent

Bradley Manning currently is having none of his inalienable rights infringed upon that will not be upheld in a court. Utter. Fucking. Lulz. He's been in sensoratory deprivation for MONTHS. Throw in some more of the 'totally not torture' sleep deprivation as well, and it tells a different story. We'...
by Account20151023
Thu Jan 06, 2011 11:57 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: New edition of 'Huckleberry Finn' to lose the N-word
Replies: 131
Views: 13723

Re: New edition of 'Huckleberry Finn' to lose the N-word

EDIT: @Belial: But this is just one small change. We'll totally stop after that. Dude, small changes are worse than big changes, from my POV. Big changes get you "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies". Which, curiously, hasn't caused the original to disappear. Small changes have a much bigger ...
by Account20151023
Thu Jan 06, 2011 11:03 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9224335

Re: Momentary/Meandering/Meditations (Random like the plague

I drink a shit-ton of water during the day, my office is around 64 degrees, and I try to eat breakfast at least most mornings. Nothing seems to help. I haven't tried chewing gum. I'm going to pick up a pack and see what happens. I swear it just feels like I'm doing something wrong.

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