Anybody wanna post a goals list?

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Anybody wanna post a goals list?

Post by Zeturi » Wed Dec 24, 2008 3:28 am

My first post, but I've been reading the forums since about February this year. I found a portable gamecube a while back on the net and it led me here. Since then, I ripped apart two ps1 screens, fried one, stopped halfway with a NES portable, opened and "accidentally" destroyed about a dozen cheap electronics. Oh, and nearly blew up a battery with I unknowingly soldered the positive and negative lines together. :evil:
Anyways, I decided to finally come out of hiding and start posting. My first post is in Forum 42, 'cause where else is it appropriate? I hope I can be good help in the forums, I'm learning all about soldering and pinouts and batteries now.
Anyway's my first post is a goals list. I thought that it might let you guys in on what I'm like, so yeah. I'll probably frequent the forums just about every night unless my sandwich duty at the kafe really drains me. But enough of my crap. Here's my goal's list!


Important Goals

Either lose 30 lbs, or turn the weight into muscle.

Be able to run for 10 miles straight.

Become inspired enough to write stories again.

Overcoming my social anxiety.

Turn my Sony LCD into an RCA mnitor.

Get my stress under control.

Get enough money to stop pirating games and music.

Learn to play basic cello notes.

Get rid of my foot fungus and extra tooth.

Iffy, not as important goals

Get by burgundy-shirt-and-black-jeans uniform completed

Get paid a decent wage at a decent job.

Have more friends.

Make my backyard garden look better.

Becoming more fluent in Spanish.

Starting college before my midlife crisis hits.

Goals that aren't goals as much as random thoughts

Find a better way to mass-produce quality sandwiches. (Don't ask.)

Start walking more like a person and less like an angry penguin.

Wash my dog more often.

Post more on forums, rather than readreadread until dinner.

Stop giving people odd impressions of me the rare posts I put up.

Anyways, those are my goals. Hate'em? Deal with it.

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Post by Kyo » Wed Dec 24, 2008 3:32 am


-actually finish a portable
-successfully relocate a SNES cart slot
-make a beautiful case
-reorganize my workspace
-clean up my room (the horror!)
-become an engineer
-earn lots of money

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Post by grossaffe » Wed Dec 24, 2008 4:20 am

-get back to playing hockey, I feel so empty without that right now
-finally get real work done on my project
-graduate and get a good job
-get a house

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Post by gamecube6 » Wed Dec 24, 2008 9:01 am

This might be considered blogging...

-Build a mythbox
-Raise USCF rating to 1500
-Learn C
-Finish learning Japanese
-Learn 5 different languages
-Prove self-hypnotism's ligitimacy
-Make a portable
-Learn to play the Piano
-Participate in the NaNoWriMo
-Learn Speed reading
-Make a custom Computer (Because mine is just plain terrible)
-Get enough money to achieve all of these goals
-Quit bad habit of making lists 24/7

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Post by mdp872105 » Wed Dec 24, 2008 9:12 am

make a portable
lose weight
buy the new ghostbusters game
get the high score on the ghostbusters game :lol:
improve my electronics skill
get cerifications

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Post by Black Six » Wed Dec 24, 2008 9:27 am

1. Graduate college.
2. Find a job.
3. ??????
4. Profit!

Sorry, someone had to do it.

But yeah, that's pretty much what I'm focusing on right now.
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Post by bacteria » Wed Dec 24, 2008 9:48 am

After finishing my current portable, before starting my N64 in same case; I intend to remake and reorganise my project room and build more units. I also intend to play Red Alert 3 to give it justice!

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Post by themadhacker » Wed Dec 24, 2008 11:07 am

-get to work and finish my nesp.
-pass my classes
-driver's liscense
-earn money to work on projects
rest in peace, Ronnie James Dio! \m/

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Post by mmoshkowich » Wed Dec 24, 2008 11:12 am

-Start and Finish my SNESp
-Lose Some Weight
-Pass Italian Class
-Pass World Geography

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Post by Triton » Wed Dec 24, 2008 11:24 am

Get by burgundy-shirt-and-black-jeans uniform completed
travis touchdown? lol

my goals:
Get out of my current do nothing slump and get to work
start exercising and eating better
-finish gp2x custom
-finish DCsnes
-finish snes64 controller
-finish GBOsnes
-finish GCP
-finish other snesP
sell almost all of the above for mad lewts as they say
start producing a few products in decent numbers to make more money
pay off student loan
buy building (or possibly a house)

the list goes on

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Post by XCVG » Wed Dec 24, 2008 11:56 am

-fix ATI driver problem (games glitch)
-finish small electronics project
-sell Sega Genesis
-write something (it'll probably be crappy fanfiction)

That's all I can think of right now.

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Post by Zeturi » Wed Dec 24, 2008 12:12 pm

@ Triton - Nah, just a plain burgundy t-shirt (the ones for $5 at Walmart) and loose fit jeans. :) Never played that game, though. Any good?

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Post by Triton » Wed Dec 24, 2008 12:38 pm

its very over the top and quite fun yeah

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Post by ShockSlayer » Wed Dec 24, 2008 12:45 pm


1. GCp
2. ....
3. Ummm...
4. School? Nah.
5. Become a mod...maybe? :lol:
6. Push Electric rain to finish the GC DD CF Thingy
7. Pass 10th grade
8. Build some other awesome portable, maybe something with the older xbox.


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Post by gamemasterAS » Wed Dec 24, 2008 1:16 pm

1. Sort things out with a few people in my life :?
2. Possibly make a portable
3. Mod my 360
4. Get a wii so I can play AC for like a month straight, then re sell it :lol:
5. Get surround sound speakers and a new case ( help advise me in the tech questions thread)
6. Mod my gamecube
7. Pass Alg 2
8. Overclock a gameboy advance, and put in a afterburner kit

This list turned into more goals the pertained to the forum related stuff, but like everyone else I want a job and a house and to graduate college.

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