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by ewige
Thu Dec 18, 2008 6:42 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Heroes! (No spoiler tags for episodes already aired in US)
Replies: 2377
Views: 156898

Re: Heroes! (No spoiler tags for episodes already aired in US)

Naturally, in the five minutes since my coworker interrupted me, someone else has posted the same.

Sigh.
by ewige
Thu Dec 18, 2008 6:41 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Heroes! (No spoiler tags for episodes already aired in US)
Replies: 2377
Views: 156898

Re: Heroes! (No spoiler tags for episodes already aired in US)

Sylar still has super-healy, truth-sense, telepathy, history-sense, super-shouty, and electricity, at the very least.
by ewige
Fri Oct 10, 2008 10:34 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Heroes! (No spoiler tags for episodes already aired in US)
Replies: 2377
Views: 156898

Re: Heroes: Here thar be spoilers (Merg'd Season 2)

Except, oh right, he died.
by ewige
Fri Oct 10, 2008 10:33 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Heroes! (No spoiler tags for episodes already aired in US)
Replies: 2377
Views: 156898

Re: Heroes: Here thar be spoilers (Merg'd Season 2)

Jack Saladin wrote:Even better, it's not Noah's clone, it's Noah himself. From the past.



Or it's actually Noah and the Noah everyone knows and loves/hates is actually from the future.
by ewige
Wed Oct 08, 2008 2:50 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Heroes! (No spoiler tags for episodes already aired in US)
Replies: 2377
Views: 156898

Re: Heroes: Here thar be spoilers (Merg'd Season 2)

Secretly it's a Noah Bennett clone.
by ewige
Mon Oct 06, 2008 3:08 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Misquote the person above you.
Replies: 4764
Views: 349208

Re: Misquote the person above you.

The Hyphenator wrote:
0x6339392C wrote:
Asmodieus wrote:Purple.


What an off-topic post! Regardless, purple is such a vibrant color, don't you think?

Did you notice my extraordinary way of spelling color? Yeah.. I bet you did.
I think you meart 'colour'.


I think you meant 'meant'.
by ewige
Fri Sep 26, 2008 7:00 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: 10000 days of christmas
Replies: 14566
Views: 639482

Re: 10000 days of christmas

7537 prime numbers
by ewige
Fri Sep 26, 2008 2:00 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: 10000 days of christmas
Replies: 14566
Views: 639482

Re: 10000 days of christmas

7543 TI-85 graphing calculators with Important Equations hidden in memory.
by ewige
Fri Sep 26, 2008 1:50 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: 10000 days of christmas
Replies: 14566
Views: 639482

Re: 10000 days of christmas

7545 bottles of Wite-Out®
by ewige
Fri Sep 26, 2008 1:34 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: 10000 days of christmas
Replies: 14566
Views: 639482

Re: 10000 days of christmas

7547 pedants who
point out the incorrect usage of "to"
by ewige
Thu Sep 25, 2008 9:06 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: 10000 days of christmas
Replies: 14566
Views: 639482

Re: 10000 days of christmas

7564 [citations needed]
by ewige
Thu Sep 25, 2008 8:35 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: 10000 days of christmas
Replies: 14566
Views: 639482

Re: 10000 days of christmas

7566 hip waders
by ewige
Wed Sep 24, 2008 1:18 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: 10000 days of christmas
Replies: 14566
Views: 639482

Re: 10000 days of christmas

7616 colonists cocooned in alien resin.
by ewige
Tue Sep 23, 2008 6:02 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: 10000 days of christmas
Replies: 14566
Views: 639482

Re: 10000 days of christmas

7671 subtle cheaters.
by ewige
Mon Sep 22, 2008 8:31 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Worst Things to Shout Out During Sex
Replies: 747
Views: 93967

Re: Worst Things to Shout Out During Sex

"Victory for the forces of democratic freedom!!!"
by ewige
Mon Sep 22, 2008 8:25 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Strange but false
Replies: 544
Views: 64361

Re: Strange but false

The New England Confectionery Company makes enough Necco Wafers in a day that they could be stacked to the moon.
by ewige
Mon Sep 22, 2008 8:16 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: 10000 days of christmas
Replies: 14566
Views: 639482

Re: 10000 days of christmas

7775 personal hand sanitizers.
by ewige
Mon Sep 22, 2008 7:51 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Things you remember watching but can't remember the name of
Replies: 760
Views: 287418

Re: Things you remember watching but can't remember the name of

There was some weird movie I used to watch a lot, when I was younger. I don't quite remember all that much about it though. There was a knight on a horse coming out of a boys closet. The boy went into some strange world (I don't know exactly how he did this, could have been the closet, could have b...
by ewige
Mon Sep 22, 2008 7:29 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Misheard Lyrics
Replies: 98
Views: 11330

Re: Misheard Lyrics

While playing Rock Band this weekend, my friend revealed to me that as a youth, his wife believed the chorus of "Roam" by the B-52s not to be "Roam if you want to" but the word, (mystical chant or place?) "Romistiwatu" (roe-misty-wha-too) What the hell? Naturally, this ...
by ewige
Mon Sep 22, 2008 7:23 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Warhammer Online
Replies: 234
Views: 18704

Re: Warhammer Online

Launch was indeed really goddamn smooth. My guild moved to it from WoW, simply because we were DAOC addicts before WoW, and have much missed the realm v. realm combat of DAOC. It's nice to do some PvP that doesn't involve standing around a goblin in a tuxedo. We're playing Destruction on Ostermark, ...
by ewige
Mon Sep 22, 2008 7:17 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: David Foster Wallace
Replies: 18
Views: 3497

Re: David Foster Wallace

nevskey1 wrote:Just thought I'd share this. It's a speech he gave.


At my alma mater, no less.

We miss you, dfw.

(in memoriam, harper's has made all of his work for them available on their site (google his name with "harper's" to find it quick) and I cannot recommend "Tense Present" enough)
by ewige
Thu Sep 18, 2008 7:01 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: David Foster Wallace
Replies: 18
Views: 3497

Re: David Foster Wallace

The great thing about Infinite Jest is that it's annular, to borrow Wallace's term. Cyclical. Ring-shaped. Start over at the beginning and you'll learn new stuff. You haven't truly completed the novel until you read that very first segment again, and by then you should have learned enough to see wh...
by ewige
Thu Sep 18, 2008 6:58 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: David Foster Wallace
Replies: 18
Views: 3497

Re: David Foster Wallace

No. I'm literally devastated. I feel like a friend just died. No, that's what it is. Infinite Jest is probably my favorite book of all time. It meant so much to me when I read it, it was like another world. I've been collecting his stuff ever since, always hoping for more. I felt so lucky to be aro...
by ewige
Wed Sep 10, 2008 7:51 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: WoWzers!
Replies: 5112
Views: 501276

Re: WoWzers!

Our guild is about to hit a rough patch as half of us are really interested in moving to WAR, and half of us are "meh".

It's a little melancholy to think our last successful bear run was the one we did two weeks ago. Sigh.
by ewige
Thu Sep 04, 2008 6:33 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Words you love.
Replies: 680
Views: 140205

Re: Words you love.

zahlman wrote:One sometimes sees "pell-mell" in SHAKESPEARE.


Fixed.
by ewige
Thu Sep 04, 2008 6:27 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: WoWzers!
Replies: 5112
Views: 501276

Re: WoWzers!

30 seconds from a bear. 30. fucking. seconds. from a bear. the reason we were 30 seconds late? the tanks didn't stack for the first cleave, so the mt got one shotted. just oh my god. One of the times we missed it was for the same reason. Our second tank lagged behind about 3 yards and the first sab...
by ewige
Wed Aug 20, 2008 12:59 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Favorite Foreign Language Films
Replies: 61
Views: 6650

Re: Favorite Foreign Language Films

Others were already mentioned, I love Run Lola Run and Pan's Labyrinth and City of Lost Children.

A couple others:
8 1/2
Delicatessen
A bout de souffle
by ewige
Mon Aug 18, 2008 1:24 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Brag to me and I shall listen
Replies: 84
Views: 7543

Re: Brag to me and I shall listen

markkat wrote:BTW, ANYONE EVER BEAT URU? God that killed me.



I did, but there was at least two times where I nearly broke my keyboard in frustration, staring at something I just couldn't figure out.
by ewige
Fri Aug 15, 2008 9:01 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Brag to me and I shall listen
Replies: 84
Views: 7543

Re: Brag to me and I shall listen

One evening, playing Midtown Madness 2, I hunted down every cop car and lured/juked them into the same spot in San Fransisco Bay, without totaling my car.
by ewige
Thu Aug 14, 2008 4:52 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Think Before Naming Your Child
Replies: 1622
Views: 349166

Re: Think Before Naming Your Child

I also have a propensity for thinking positively about fictional character names. As such, I do enjoy "Lyra" as a girl's name.

But that would have to be my hypothetical second daughter, after Meg.
by ewige
Thu Aug 14, 2008 4:37 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Think Before Naming Your Child
Replies: 1622
Views: 349166

Re: Think Before Naming Your Child

Moo wrote:So what is the general consensus on naming a boy "Indiana"?


Probably not the general consensus, but I dig it, quite.
by ewige
Thu Aug 14, 2008 3:17 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: WoWzers!
Replies: 5112
Views: 501276

Re: WoWzers!

Last night we finally completed our bear parade!

We're a small guild of roughly 14 people, so getting a full raid of 10 bears was a big deal for us.
by ewige
Thu Aug 14, 2008 2:04 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Started dating a veggie-- HALP!
Replies: 63
Views: 6404

Re: Started dating a veggie-- HALP!

I actually have a miniturized print out of the information from this site for when I go to new groceries which don't have my usual brands. It also helps that my local pizza places use vegetarian-rennet cheese (as do all Pizza huts, Donatos and Papa Johns) (That said, I don't understand suspending di...
by ewige
Thu Aug 14, 2008 2:01 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Started dating a veggie-- HALP!
Replies: 63
Views: 6404

Re: Started dating a veggie-- HALP!

Yeah, there are a LOT of vegetable-based rennet cheeses. You just have to know your sources.

Fortunately, our local market carries many varieties.
by ewige
Wed Aug 13, 2008 8:57 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Childhood (not so) crackpot theories
Replies: 435
Views: 78724

Re: Childhood crackpot theories

My 11-year old Theory: That we are all facets of a collective personality and that when we die, we return to this "ball of consciousness" which some facets of the personality of humanity called "heaven" and some called "hell" but they were the same place. The theory wen...
by ewige
Wed Aug 13, 2008 2:22 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Best Concert You've Been To
Replies: 334
Views: 35813

Re: Best Concert You've Been To

They Might Be Giants. The opening act was this crazy guy on accordion, and when TMBG finally played their opening song, they blew the power out of the venue. While the tech guys scrambled to find an appropriate fuse somewhere in the county, John and John came out and played a mini acoustic set. The ...
by ewige
Wed Aug 13, 2008 1:52 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.
Replies: 1738
Views: 363884

Re: Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.

Customs laws are crazy though... I once couldn't get a favorite wine blend for 18 months because the labels were printed on transparent stickers.
by ewige
Wed Aug 13, 2008 10:09 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Punnilingus
Replies: 135
Views: 67924

Re: Punnilingus

@Klotz: I'm still slightly in awe of that one.
by ewige
Wed Aug 13, 2008 10:02 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Started dating a veggie-- HALP!
Replies: 63
Views: 6404

Re: Started dating a veggie-- HALP!

Chop up an onion. Vidalia's are probably best for this, but whatever onion you like works. Start sauteeing that onion in a bit of oil and a little garlic if you like. Canola or olive oil should work fine. Throw in some aromatics. Thyme and sage are your big weapons here and really get that pot pie s...
by ewige
Tue Aug 12, 2008 9:18 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Think Before Naming Your Child
Replies: 1622
Views: 349166

Re: Think Before Naming Your Child

I keep imploring my friend to name his daughter "Megatron". She can go by "Meg" and when people ask her if it's short for Megan, she can either talk about what a boner her father is, or how no, her name is in fact way more awesome. Either way, she has a conversation starter for l...

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