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by PieceofPi
Fri Jul 10, 2009 4:49 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The "Thread Necromancy" Game
Replies: 17229
Views: 1732317

Re: The "Thread Necromancy" Game

MMMMMMIIIIIINNNNNEEEE!!!! AALLLLLL MINEEEEEEE!!!
by PieceofPi
Fri Jul 10, 2009 2:23 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: ITT: We make lame threads.
Replies: 1851
Views: 164647

Re: ITT: We make lame threats.

I'll write my name by dribbling dust on your (spotless, no doubt) furniture!
by PieceofPi
Fri Jul 10, 2009 1:38 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Ban the person above you
Replies: 20286
Views: 1220504

Re: Ban the person above you

Banned for calling me PieceofPie.
by PieceofPi
Thu Jul 09, 2009 10:37 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7745
Views: 779018

Re: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?

Does a bluetooth headset count?
... a 28.8KB/S (or less) modem?
by PieceofPi
Thu Jul 09, 2009 10:35 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Meta Forum Game
Replies: 353
Views: 54598

Re: Meta Forum Game

Complaint about Chrome.
Proof.
by PieceofPi
Thu Jul 09, 2009 7:27 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Meta Forum Game
Replies: 353
Views: 54598

Re: Meta Forum Game

Reply to non sequitur, along with spoilered comment about how Firefox doesn't recognize 'sequitur'.
by PieceofPi
Thu Jul 09, 2009 7:14 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Ban the person above you
Replies: 20286
Views: 1220504

Re: Ban the person above you

Banned for calling tears "tear water". Tears contain water, but they are not just water. Would you like me to call you "Impure Water"? You are. (assuming you are human - even if you aren't, as long as you aren't Skynet, I'm fine.)
by PieceofPi
Thu Jul 09, 2009 7:10 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Wikipedia fails again
Replies: 44
Views: 11193

Re: Wikipedia fails again

I have realized a while back that Wikipedia is very good for most things. However, anyone can edit it. (Blocking IP addresses doesn't work, as, for example, I get a different one every time I go online. [sarcasm] I love dial-up! [/sarcasm]) This means anything that has any controversy to it whatsoev...
by PieceofPi
Thu Jul 09, 2009 7:04 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What **should** you be doing right now?
Replies: 1272
Views: 110595

Re: What **should** you be doing right now?

That's odd...
I should be packing too.
(for cadet camp, though)
Instead I am posting here. On dial-up too!
by PieceofPi
Thu Jul 09, 2009 6:54 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Ban the person below you
Replies: 28
Views: 3014

Re: Ban the person below you

I had to copy and paste my 'g's.
Next one: Banned for being proud that you googled 'yahoo'.
by PieceofPi
Thu Jul 09, 2009 2:38 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?
Replies: 7745
Views: 779018

Re: Can you produce [X] in less than 15 seconds?

I knew I should have unpacked my lunchpack!
...a computer with no OS?
by PieceofPi
Thu Jul 09, 2009 2:30 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: No, you're thinking of... (a game)
Replies: 146
Views: 14070

Re: No, you're thinking of... (a game)

No, you're thinking of black holes.
The problem with black holes is that they fill up with water if it rains.
by PieceofPi
Thu Jul 09, 2009 2:28 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Fibonacci Sequence!
Replies: 302
Views: 95074

Re: Fibonacci Sequence!

139583862445
Edit:
I messed up. That's what you get for posting at midnight.
by PieceofPi
Thu Jul 09, 2009 2:16 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Weirdest thing you've spilled on your computer
Replies: 41
Views: 5155

Re: Weirdest thing you've spilled on your computer

I spilled cherry pi(e) filling on my old laptop's keyboard once.
Also, does an inverter (so I can charge my laptop in the car) count? Because it still smells like vanilla. (Long story.)
by PieceofPi
Thu Jul 09, 2009 2:15 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: You Laugh, You lose
Replies: 1095
Views: 219505

Re: You Laugh, You lose

To forestall the obvious question, read my shirt! It says "No I won't fix your computer" - and that's final!
by PieceofPi
Thu Jul 09, 2009 2:12 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: ITT: Describe Your Day In Smilies!
Replies: 43
Views: 5323

Re: ITT: Describe Your Day In Smilies!

:?: :!: :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry: :!: :cry: :idea:
Spoiler:
Woke up. Thought I was forgetting something. Realized that I won't see my girl for a year as of Friday. 'Nuff said for a while. Packed for Cadet Camp. Internet.
by PieceofPi
Thu Jul 09, 2009 1:53 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Ban the person above you
Replies: 20286
Views: 1220504

Re: Ban the person above you

Banned for actually liking Star Wars.
by PieceofPi
Wed Jul 08, 2009 10:30 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Ban the person below you
Replies: 28
Views: 3014

Re: Ban the person below you

I think I just banned myself :(
I hereby ban the next person for using two '2's in their post.
by PieceofPi
Wed Jul 08, 2009 10:28 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Ban the person below you
Replies: 28
Views: 3014

Ban the person below you

Alright - there is a forum for banning the person above you, so the obvious corollary is? BAN THE PERSON BELOW YOU!
I hereby ban the next person for double-posting.
by PieceofPi
Tue Jul 07, 2009 6:00 pm UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: xkcd for iPhone (SourceForge Project)
Replies: 70
Views: 12715

Re: xkcd for iPhone (SourceForge Project)

This thread may be dead, but what about having just an option (default warn) that goes allow/warn/block, and another that goes (block/warn on) explicit/exceptionable - or possibly combine the two. Also, my (ad-hoc) one works very well. If you're still working on it, how about adding an option to blo...
by PieceofPi
Tue Jul 07, 2009 5:51 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Internet Censorship & Freedom of Speech
Replies: 31
Views: 3866

Re: Internet Censorship & Freedom of Speech

Well, the thing is that a school has only so much bandwidth... They seem to allow downloads... As a matter of fact, I mostly download at school, as I have dial-up at home (We cannot get any form of high-speed except satellite, and that's expensive) ...and the IT guys don't like running around clean...
by PieceofPi
Tue Jul 07, 2009 12:26 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Engineering/physics games?
Replies: 25
Views: 4951

Re: Engineering/physics games?

I like Danball Dust.
by PieceofPi
Tue Jul 07, 2009 12:22 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Internet Censorship & Freedom of Speech
Replies: 31
Views: 3866

Re: Internet Censorship & Freedom of Speech

Izawwlgood,
I do not think this is deliberate. (At least, I hope not!)
Mostly it's the bias itself - intended or unintended, it's still there (or was when I got out of school in June).
by PieceofPi
Mon Jul 06, 2009 5:44 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Age
Replies: 958
Views: 215428

Re: Age

My mother tell me that I am "4 going on 40"
(I am 8DAA2869718C102EE7ECBA4A709E51AC)
(MD5 Hash - if you figure it out, PM me)
by PieceofPi
Mon Jul 06, 2009 5:25 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Supreme Commander
Replies: 218
Views: 16086

Re: Supreme Commander

I (still) prefer Total Annihilation. Especially if you have the 1500 unit patch, and am playing 5v5 on a 63x63 map. (I've seen TA using 2719 MB of ram, by the way)

Edit:
I usually play modded TA.
by PieceofPi
Mon Jul 06, 2009 5:08 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How'd you come up with your username(s)?
Replies: 1405
Views: 245935

Re: How'd you come up with your username(s)?

I came up with it because of a question that I answered once for my sister. (Neopets, of all things. *runs screaming*). Basicially, the answer was to invert the first hundred two-digit segments of pi, and add them. When I figured it out I screamed "A Piece Of Pi!". Also, you know you're a ...
by PieceofPi
Mon Jul 06, 2009 5:04 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What do you play?
Replies: 274
Views: 36973

Re: What do you play?

I have played the flute for 5 years now, and the piano for 10.
by PieceofPi
Mon Jul 06, 2009 4:52 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Recommend one artist
Replies: 1018
Views: 285461

Re: Recommend one artist

I like Mike Oldfield, Pink Floyd, most classical music, and Taylor Swift's "Love Story". Not anything by her. Just Love Story.
by PieceofPi
Mon Jul 06, 2009 4:48 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Laptop Heat Problems
Replies: 3
Views: 582

Re: Laptop Heat Problems

I have a HP G60-120CA. It's fan is on the bottom, and (not suprisingly) it overheats easily (I have had it cut out 3 times in 6 months). One low-tech solution? A cookie rack. Seriously! It provides enough clearance to allow proper airflow.
by PieceofPi
Mon Jul 06, 2009 4:44 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Sympatic touchpad not working
Replies: 1
Views: 591

Sympatic touchpad not working

I have a HP G60-120CA . It works fairly well, however when I tried to update the touchpad driver (Vista Home Premium) it removed the old one but failed to install the new one. To be more specific, it copied the driver (if I click "update driver" on the "PS/2 Compatible Mouse" it ...
by PieceofPi
Mon Jul 06, 2009 2:45 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9357701

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

[random]Memsistors would make great neural nets![/random]

My three cents. (Inflation)
by PieceofPi
Mon Jul 06, 2009 2:39 pm UTC
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Idea: solid state + mechanical hard drive combination
Replies: 18
Views: 2512

Re: Idea: solid state + mechanical hard drive combination

I had an idea once - instead of having one head that moves, could you have a fixed head "strip" ll the way from the center to the rim? (You might need to stagger the individual heads, though. I would think that there would be interference.)
by PieceofPi
Mon Jul 06, 2009 2:36 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Hard work vs. Smartishness
Replies: 247
Views: 39675

Re: Hard work vs. Smartishness

I am one of those people who just breezes through schoolwork. I get ~90% most of the time without studying. However, one way that I've found to overcome the "no work ethic" is to instead follow the questions until they become hard. I.e. We had a math question - count the triangles*. She me...
by PieceofPi
Mon Jul 06, 2009 2:28 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0207: "What xkcd Means"
Replies: 482
Views: 75038

Re: "What xkcd Means" Discussion

So I'm not crazy?
(Or at least not uniquely crazy)
by PieceofPi
Sun Jul 05, 2009 11:52 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Internet Censorship & Freedom of Speech
Replies: 31
Views: 3866

Internet Censorship & Freedom of Speech

The local school board (Chignecto Central if you're wondering) blocks 'inappropriate' websites. I normally would have no problems with this, as internet access at school is a privilege not a right, blah blah blah, but a couple months ago I decided to check LGF (Little Green Footballs). Blocked. Gues...
by PieceofPi
Sun Jul 05, 2009 11:50 pm UTC
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Post your computing setup
Replies: 312
Views: 58022

Re: Post your computing setup

I have a HP laptop - a HP G60-120CA . (Who comes up with their names anyway?) Specs: 2.00 GHz AMD Turion X2 3072 MB ram NVIDIA GeForce 8200M 250 GB 5400 rpm HD SuperMulti 8X DVD±R/RW (with Lightscribe) 15.6" 1366x768 display 1.5-2.5 hours battery life, depending on what I'm doing Integrated web...
by PieceofPi
Sat May 30, 2009 10:20 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Who the dickens are you?
Replies: 10922
Views: 2414004

Re: INTRO THREAD THE THIRD

Why?

(about the punctuation: see TED Talk)
by PieceofPi
Sat May 30, 2009 6:56 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Who the dickens are you?
Replies: 10922
Views: 2414004

Re: INTRO THREAD THE THIRD

Hi, I am James Harris, a geek currently in grade 9 at Northumberland Regional High School. I have been to the Canada Wide Science Fair once; coming in gold in my age and category; and I use semicolons way too much. I play pretty much any strategy game that comes my way; stars, space empires 3-5, Mas...
by PieceofPi
Sat May 30, 2009 6:27 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Teachers that cannot teach
Replies: 473
Views: 69920

Re: Teachers that cannot teach

oooh! oooh! I got a detention. For reading. In reading class. Yeah. The class was supposed to read Treasure island chapters 9 and 10, I was on 12 with all associated homework done, and answer over a third of the questions in the class, and get arrested for reading The Moon is a Harsh Mistress. Good...
by PieceofPi
Sat May 30, 2009 4:06 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: What really burns me...
Replies: 87
Views: 7733

Re: What really burns me...

A couple of annoyances about our school : [rant] ⋅  Every advanced course is IB (International Baccalaureate) only. ⋅ If you're in IB, you have to take Integrated French. ⋅ In IB you can only take two of the three science courses (Physics Chem, and Biology). ⋅ ...

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