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by Sir Games-A-Lot
Mon Sep 10, 2007 2:21 pm
Forum: Forum 42
Topic: What websites/blogs to you frequent?
Replies: 21
Views: 5485

Some stuff from my favorites bar:

News:

El Reg


Reviews:

CNET


Comics:


User Friendly

Sluggy Freelance


Shopping:

ThinkGeek

Woot



Misc. Apple related:

http://lowendmac.com/

http://www.applefritter.com/main
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Wed Sep 05, 2007 6:26 pm
Forum: Forum 42
Topic: Finally... the touchscreen iPod (will suck balls)
Replies: 85
Views: 12957

Kurt_ wrote:8 gigs is plenty enough for everything you'll ever need.
Unless you use lossless codecs like me, my small collection (15 or so albums as FLACs, and some assorted stuff) is about 6 - 7GB total.
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Tue Sep 04, 2007 3:09 pm
Forum: Forum 42
Topic: Make your own LOLcat contest! VOTING (ELIMINATION ROUND!)
Replies: 77
Views: 10463

Image


Didn't see that one coming didja? :P
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Sun Sep 02, 2007 6:47 pm
Forum: Forum 42
Topic: Portablizing injuries. (Or Injuries at all)
Replies: 68
Views: 9378

Last week my kid sister decided it would be funny to spray me in the face with the Swiffer, no lasting damage to my eyes, but I must have looked pretty stupid flailing around and swearing while trying to find he kitchen sink.
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Thu Aug 23, 2007 1:37 pm
Forum: Forum 42
Topic: legal charges for gun threats
Replies: 37
Views: 4175

vskid wrote: That is because most of us here are mature, intelligent individuals. :mrgreen:




:roll: :wink:

And the Trebuchet isn't finished yet.




:wink:









JKNGLOL!
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Wed Aug 22, 2007 7:43 pm
Forum: Forum 42
Topic: Back to School..... :(
Replies: 60
Views: 7728

You know... not to be Mr. Goody Goody here... but have any of you ever thought about... like... listening to your teacher instead? :lol: I guess I can't speak for myself... I didn't go to High-School. I've been in between 4th grade and college for quite a few years now. I was pulled out of school b...
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Wed Aug 22, 2007 6:16 am
Forum: Forum 42
Topic: White out and Optical Disc Players
Replies: 12
Views: 1514

How many times have you used the disc? Maybe it's just worn out from too many writes.
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Sat Aug 18, 2007 4:41 pm
Forum: Technical Questions and Answers
Topic: PC Help (Please Read)
Replies: 19
Views: 3221

You have two choices I can think of off hand for the optical (CD/DVD) drive: The Plextor PX-608CU: http://www.everythingusb.com/plextor_px-608cu.html Pros: - Burns and reads basically everything except next-gen formats - Entirely bus powered - Very small Cons: - Very, very expensive 160 USD and up (...
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Fri Aug 17, 2007 1:48 pm
Forum: Technical Questions and Answers
Topic: Newton 2100 to XP/Linux Connectivity
Replies: 0
Views: 550

Newton 2100 to XP/Linux Connectivity

I recently scored a Apple Newton 2100 off eBay (no cables included), and I was wondering if anyone knew the simplest way to: A. Transfer files and Newton applications from my Windows XP + Linux dual boot desktop to the either the Newton's 8mb of internal storage or one of it's linear Flash memory PC...
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Thu Aug 16, 2007 7:11 pm
Forum: Forum 42
Topic: Favorite beverage of choice
Replies: 80
Views: 11023

Tang - great because it still tastes good at room temperature, so all I need is a canister and a bunch of bottled water and I'm set. Coffee (black) - coffeecoffeecoffee... *twitch* *twitch*. OK so not that much coffee, but coffee's good when you want something that's not super sweet like most juice ...
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Fri Aug 10, 2007 7:43 pm
Forum: Forum 42
Topic: Tennis and ThinkGeek Caffiene, two threads in one! :D
Replies: 22
Views: 4633

All I know about tennis is that the resemblance to between the game and the act of deflecting plasma bolts with a Lightsaber is purely coincidental and nothing I saw my character do any Dark Forces games is considered an appropriate method of play. Any way, do tell us about the caffeine products pro...
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Wed Aug 08, 2007 7:17 pm
Forum: Forum 42
Topic: Talk radio
Replies: 7
Views: 1092

I usually try to catch Off The Hook on @ 7415 kHz AM on Wednesdays (I missed today's :( I'll have to get the podcast instead).
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Tue Aug 07, 2007 7:50 pm
Forum: Forum 42
Topic: Your take on dragons.
Replies: 56
Views: 7513

Alright my comparisons were far too specific, the point of my ramblings was that the dragons found in the lore of various cultures are purely symbolic of similar abstract concepts (similar, not identical), and that IMHO it is far more likely that different cultures symbols would resemble each other ...
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Tue Aug 07, 2007 2:17 pm
Forum: Forum 42
Topic: scary-ass books
Replies: 11
Views: 2457

All books scare me, with their lack of backlighting and save, copy and paste functions.
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Tue Aug 07, 2007 2:14 pm
Forum: Forum 42
Topic: Your take on dragons.
Replies: 56
Views: 7513

What do you mean by hostile Extra Terrestrials? Are you talking about The Greys or The Reptilians? I'm talking about dragons and extraterrestrial beings as a symbolic device in mythology, it wasn't meant to be that specific. They are a representation of a common concept (creatures more powerful tha...