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by AngrySquirrel
Thu Nov 17, 2016 9:06 pm UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Coding: Fleeting Thoughts
Replies: 9603
Views: 1368809

Re: Coding: Fleeting Thoughts

35% tribal knowledge. This is the part I don't think I'll ever be able to acquire. I don't know how to be part of communities and I don't know how to ask people for help. I've been conditioned all my life that asking for help is weakness, and if I show weakness, especially in fields that people exp...
by AngrySquirrel
Thu Nov 17, 2016 12:17 pm UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Coding: Fleeting Thoughts
Replies: 9603
Views: 1368809

Re: Coding: Fleeting Thoughts

So uhm, here's the thing, I feel like I'm an imposter. I'm not a programmer. I've never claimed to be a programmer nor do I ever intend to. I do however program. I write small programs, I update big ones, I maintain pages upon pages of spaghetti code, and I help develop new programs. I also regularl...
by AngrySquirrel
Tue Nov 15, 2016 2:26 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Ghost in the Shelf (2017)
Replies: 82
Views: 5320

Re: Ghost in the Shell (2017)

I'm always hyped when there's Depeche Mode in the soundtrack.
by AngrySquirrel
Fri Oct 28, 2016 8:11 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Extra ingredients, or help I have buttermilk.
Replies: 39
Views: 10475

Re: Extra ingredients, or help I have buttermilk.

freezeblade wrote:Croissants.

Your move!

Are horrible!
by AngrySquirrel
Fri Oct 28, 2016 3:41 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Extra ingredients, or help I have buttermilk.
Replies: 39
Views: 10475

Re: Extra ingredients, or help I have buttermilk.

ALL THE MOTHERFUCKING APPLE CAKE! And I do mean cake, not pie which is revolting. Cake. With cinnamon and pearl-sugar on top. The Americans like to pretend apple cake is the same as apple pie. It is not. And apple cake is FAR superior to yucky pie. They are very different, but you're wrong as to wh...
by AngrySquirrel
Thu Oct 27, 2016 11:23 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Extra ingredients, or help I have buttermilk.
Replies: 39
Views: 10475

Re: Extra ingredients, or help I have buttermilk.

ALL THE MOTHERFUCKING APPLE CAKE!

And I do mean cake, not pie which is revolting. Cake. With cinnamon and pearl-sugar on top.

The Americans like to pretend apple cake is the same as apple pie. It is not. And apple cake is FAR superior to yucky pie.
by AngrySquirrel
Fri Oct 21, 2016 11:31 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Today I Made:
Replies: 3944
Views: 580388

Re: Today I Made:

From last night:
1 egg scrambled
Curry, paprika, cumin and pepper as spices.
1 banana, sliced
Handful of cashews

Fry it all together. Put into a tortilla with some mango-salsa. Om nom nom.
by AngrySquirrel
Mon Oct 17, 2016 11:01 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8112
Views: 929098

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!

I'm not officially "out", cause I wouldn't know what to be "out" as. Like, most of the people I hang around with knows I'm not 100% straight, I don't actively try to make that a secret, so I guess in that matter I'm kind of open about it. I just don't know what words I'm supposed...
by AngrySquirrel
Thu Oct 06, 2016 2:00 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Recipe requests
Replies: 43
Views: 5779

Re: Recipe requests

Replacing a red wine sauce with what you suggested is a pretty big direction change. I don't eat bacon so I don't know what it tastes like, but it sounds like you might be able to replace this with a mushroom sauce and still have something in a similar cuisine style (I just have no idea how the man...
by AngrySquirrel
Thu Oct 06, 2016 11:47 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Recipe requests
Replies: 43
Views: 5779

Re: Recipe requests

Not as much a request for a recipe, more like, I need to talk about this with someone who might know something about making food and see if I can get some ideas going. Basically the dude I'm dating is making a potato/bacon-based dish when we next meet up (he got inspired by anime ok). And since the ...
by AngrySquirrel
Fri Sep 23, 2016 11:36 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Today I Made:
Replies: 3944
Views: 580388

Re: Today I Made:

I work with a hobby chef who regularly goes on rants about all the things that are called Ceasar Salad which aren't actually Ceasar Salad. I am very wary of calling food by names that aren't entirely accurate.
by AngrySquirrel
Wed Sep 21, 2016 12:43 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Today I Made:
Replies: 3944
Views: 580388

Re: Today I Made:

I've been making a batch "hummus" about once a week lately. I say "hummus" and not hummus cause it ain't actually hummus. Well, I don't really know how to define hummus, but I'm fairly sure I'm cheating. Ingredients: Chickpeas Tahini Lime juice Chipotle Pepper/curry/cummin/paprik...
by AngrySquirrel
Tue Sep 13, 2016 8:42 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Books fleeting thoughts
Replies: 18
Views: 2694

Re: Books fleeting thoughts

From bizarre fan-fiction to praised and adored works of literature. And I'm just constantly disappointed. I may be picking on the wrong thing, but... how bizarre are we talking here? I'm asking because I noticed with myself that fan-fiction has taken over a role that published works of fiction cann...
by AngrySquirrel
Wed Sep 07, 2016 12:34 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Books fleeting thoughts
Replies: 18
Views: 2694

Re: Books fleeting thoughts

...maybe a break would help? Just a chance to back off a little bit, and not feel like you're constantly wading through derivative tosh in search of some little gem of innovation, excitement and wonder? And then... maybe a change of direction? Pick up something you're not generally interested in, n...
by AngrySquirrel
Wed Sep 07, 2016 10:45 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Books fleeting thoughts
Replies: 18
Views: 2694

Re: Books fleeting thoughts

[...]and that just makes me sad. Pardon me, but this does not sound entirely like it's caused by having more knowledge. It just sounds like depression to me, like how food stops tasting like anything (kind of). I'm sorry you're having this problem though, and I'm sorry to speculate wildly here. Wel...
by AngrySquirrel
Tue Sep 06, 2016 1:23 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Books fleeting thoughts
Replies: 18
Views: 2694

Re: Books fleeting thoughts

I think I've spent too much time with book critics and tropes to enjoy books anymore. When I was a kid I used to get this feeling I have no name for when I read a good story. This sense of excitement and adrenaline that would sweep me away into the story and make me feel it as if it was real. I have...
by AngrySquirrel
Wed Aug 31, 2016 11:16 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Extra ingredients, or help I have buttermilk.
Replies: 39
Views: 10475

Re: Extra ingredients, or help I have buttermilk.

Zohar wrote:You could make it into sandwiches? Not a huge change, but at least a different form? Also over rice, or turn it into pasta sauce, or maybe even soup?

How do you chipotle sandwiches? No wait, scratch that, I don't eat bread.

How do I turn it into pasta sauce?
by AngrySquirrel
Wed Aug 31, 2016 3:24 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Extra ingredients, or help I have buttermilk.
Replies: 39
Views: 10475

Re: Extra ingredients, or help I have buttermilk.

Add it to chili, or soup, or stews. Any dish where you want some smokey heat. I've been eating chili con carne for the last 3 weeks. But there's just SO MUCH chipotle. Which is the opposite of a problem. But I'd like to eat something that doesn't have a stew-like qualities some time this year. I gu...
by AngrySquirrel
Fri Aug 19, 2016 11:13 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: XKCD, where they talk shit about you in a secret subforum
Replies: 150
Views: 14921

Re: XKCD, where they talk shit about you in a secret subforum

It's a quagmire, but a bit classier than your run-of-the-mill quagmire. I'd say it's a shit sandwich, but the shit sandwich is wearing a top hat and monocle. Someone needs to turn this into a mascot or icon or something (not that a board can have an icon). Stat! Then someone needs to think of how t...
by AngrySquirrel
Fri Aug 19, 2016 10:19 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: XKCD, where they talk shit about you in a secret subforum
Replies: 150
Views: 14921

Re: XKCD, where they talk shit about you in a secret subforum

The worst thing about FaiD is when you search for your name and no one has mentioned you.
by AngrySquirrel
Fri Aug 19, 2016 10:18 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Extra ingredients, or help I have buttermilk.
Replies: 39
Views: 10475

Re: Extra ingredients, or help I have buttermilk.

I made chipotle-hummus. Have left-over chipotle. Chipotle is delicious, but I don't know what to do with it.
by AngrySquirrel
Fri Aug 12, 2016 9:59 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Suicide Squad: You've gotta be Joker
Replies: 168
Views: 10394

Re: Suicide Squad: You've gotta be Joker

THIS MOVIE WAS COMPLETELY OK
by AngrySquirrel
Fri Jul 22, 2016 9:51 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Strangererest Things
Replies: 18
Views: 2418

Re: Strangererest Things

Did they just stop looking for that girl who went missing at the pool or what? Doesn't feel like her family/friends got a whole lot of closure. Have you watched all the episodes? If so: Her friend kept looking for her, and had 11 try to find her in the upside down, which she found her dead. I s...
by AngrySquirrel
Mon Jul 18, 2016 11:16 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Strangererest Things
Replies: 18
Views: 2418

Re: Strangererest Things

I loved the first season of this show. And I don't even say that about my mom.
by AngrySquirrel
Thu Jul 14, 2016 2:24 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: XKCD, where they talk shit about you in a secret subforum
Replies: 150
Views: 14921

Re: XKCD, where they talk shit about you in a secret subforum

Mauthe Dhoo wrote:AngrySquirrel, those things may all be great but they only work if you know you're being talked about in that thread.

Wait so what's your point exactly?

That it's bad that people talk about other people?

Or it's bad that people talk about other people without informing them of it?
by AngrySquirrel
Wed Jul 13, 2016 9:03 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: XKCD, where they talk shit about you in a secret subforum
Replies: 150
Views: 14921

Re: XKCD, where they talk shit about you in a secret subforum

I enjoy EtS quite a bit. Strangely enough for a unmoderated forum it feels more like a safe-space than most of the safe-space threads. Cause people will call me out on my bullshit there, so you know, if I don't get called out that means I'm doing pretty well. And to get personal, I spent a lot of my...
by AngrySquirrel
Tue Jul 12, 2016 2:02 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: XKCD, where they talk shit about you in a secret subforum
Replies: 150
Views: 14921

Re: XKCD, where they talk shit about you in a secret subforum

I'm trying to remember how I found FaiD. I don't actually remember. I want to say I got in cause someone on irc explained it to me, but I couldn't have been on the irc-channels that mentions FaiD without actually being a member of FaiD already. So how the fuck did I get in? Must be some kind of dark...
by AngrySquirrel
Thu Jul 07, 2016 2:06 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Sleep-time holodeck experiences
Replies: 3209
Views: 496047

Re: What were your dreams last night?

My nightmares are very creative. It used to be monsters, coupled with daily horrors like missing exams and such. Then it was creatures eating bits of me while I was in bed unable to move. And then there was the whole thing with dead family members showing up to blame me for them being dead and being...
by AngrySquirrel
Thu Jul 07, 2016 2:00 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Substitutions
Replies: 17
Views: 7061

Re: Substitutions

You could use some gelling agent, either animal gelatin or agar-agar to help keep the volume in your mousse. Mousse also usually has some whipped cream (can be done wth soy milk if necessary) to add volume and structure as well as deliciousness. The problem mainly arises when I try to add the whipp...
by AngrySquirrel
Thu Jul 07, 2016 1:41 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: The Eurovision Song Contest Thread - "xkcd, douze points!"
Replies: 38
Views: 5684

Re: The Eurovision Song Contest Thread - "xkcd, douze points!"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_elL5u0xXX8 and what do you guys think about this song? For me this one supposed to win I found it quite bland. Like, I remember the singer, I don't remember the song, at all (without looking it up). And that's not a good sign for a song. I think my favorites this ye...
by AngrySquirrel
Thu Jul 07, 2016 11:56 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Substitutions
Replies: 17
Views: 7061

Re: Substitutions

It works surprisingly well.

I haven't managed to make mousse out of it though, but I haven't managed to make mousse with eggs either so eh.
by AngrySquirrel
Wed Jul 06, 2016 11:54 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Substitutions
Replies: 17
Views: 7061

Re: Substitutions

I've been making meringue lately with chickpea-lake instead of egg whites. Works like a charm, but have to let it rest a bit after taking it out of the oven to get the smell to go away.
by AngrySquirrel
Wed Jul 06, 2016 11:52 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Pizza Toppings
Replies: 123
Views: 25712

Re: Pizza Toppings

Oh pumpkin! Haven't tried that.
by AngrySquirrel
Wed Jun 08, 2016 9:37 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Pizza Toppings
Replies: 123
Views: 25712

Re: Pizza Toppings

Problem is we're trying to cut down on the meat cause it's just not good for my wallet, the environment and our general health. Also it's boring as fuck. To go on a tangent. Spoilere'd cause not really relevant. I'm just sick as fuck of people being all jokingly "meat! Add more meat!",...
by AngrySquirrel
Thu May 19, 2016 8:42 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Today I Made:
Replies: 3944
Views: 580388

Re: Today I Made:

Squished banana wixed with oatmeal, fried on a pan, eaten with a tiny bit vanilla sugar and mango chutney. Amazeballs lizard.
by AngrySquirrel
Tue Apr 26, 2016 7:42 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Pizza Toppings
Replies: 123
Views: 25712

Re: Pizza Toppings

I need suggestions for more vegetable/greens/fruits to put on pizza.

The standard onions, tomatoes, peppers, pineapple and corn is getting quite stale.
by AngrySquirrel
Mon Mar 14, 2016 11:26 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: So there is this guy who can run the fastest (The Flash)
Replies: 67
Views: 14123

Re: So there is this guy who can run the fastest (The Flash)

I've been pretty lukewarm to The Flash earlier, but after watching DC's Legends of Tomorrow (which is the greatest "so bad it becomes amazing"-show ever), I felt the need to go back and watch the Flash, if only to see Captain Cold a bit more. And I wasn't all that into it. That is until: N...
by AngrySquirrel
Tue Feb 09, 2016 2:24 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Gaming fleeting thoughts
Replies: 542
Views: 41074

Re: Gaming fleeting thoughts

Zohar wrote:Sounds like Phantom Train to me.

I hope it got suplex'd
by AngrySquirrel
Wed Nov 25, 2015 6:59 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Darkest Dungeon
Replies: 27
Views: 4074

Re: Darkest Dungeon

I struggle a bit with managing money in this game, but I guess I'm doing okay as I've stopped just suiciding teams to dungeons whenever I run out of resources to buy enough time for the others to recover from stress. I don't have a main team, just putting together teams at random whenever they reach...
by AngrySquirrel
Fri Nov 20, 2015 9:27 pm UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Thinking loudly - making code more efficient
Replies: 7
Views: 2966

Re: Thinking loudly - making code more efficient

You didn't enumerate what stuff that I don't care about. is, so sorry if this is more of it: Your hunch about not calling the getFile each time is spot on, and is an example of something we'd throw at someone as part of a code review during an interview for being a 'real programmer', for what that'...

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