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by guyy
Fri Apr 22, 2011 5:04 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Portal 2 : Princess No-Knees 3 : Jump Harder
Replies: 833
Views: 171721

Re: Portal 2

I don't remember the details, but on one of the old testing chambers level, the voice record went all "Oh so you are a man who makes his own rules? So am I" or something. Must have stumbled upon an alternative solution. I think that happens when you have to portal your way into a wrec...
by guyy
Thu Apr 21, 2011 8:22 pm UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Prank Code
Replies: 40
Views: 6535

Re: Prank Code

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by guyy
Thu Apr 21, 2011 7:39 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13421
Views: 1715454

Re: Today I Learned

TIL why not to eat mushrooms.
by guyy
Thu Apr 21, 2011 6:44 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Portal 2 : Princess No-Knees 3 : Jump Harder
Replies: 833
Views: 171721

Re: Portal 2

It was. If you listen to the developer commentary at that bit they say as much. It's also the reason your view locks as soon as you fire the portal rather than when it hits, apperently play-testers would fire the portal, not see any immediate result and look away assuming nothing happened and t...
by guyy
Thu Apr 21, 2011 7:17 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Whine about your smarts
Replies: 161
Views: 19511

Re: Whine about your smarts

This is about all I can say without ranting incoherently.
by guyy
Wed Apr 20, 2011 3:16 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Portal 2 : Princess No-Knees 3 : Jump Harder
Replies: 833
Views: 171721

Re: Portal 2

I don't like how we could hear them speaking in space... It's semi-believable, since they were close enough to the portal that there'd be some air around them. Though they really shouldn't have been able to talk either then or during "the fall" for a different reason . And the...
by guyy
Wed Apr 20, 2011 5:20 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8668
Views: 1796178

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

When life gives you insanity...

Spoiler:
cave.jpg
Make lemonade? I can't do that! I used all the sugar to bake a...wait, that joke's old. Science! Right! I used it for science!


From #462 and a Portal 2 spoiler.
by guyy
Wed Apr 20, 2011 2:08 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Portal 2 : Princess No-Knees 3 : Jump Harder
Replies: 833
Views: 171721

Re: Portal 2

Completed it... 3 hours ago, and am still reeling from how gorram awesome that ending was. THE MOON! FIRE A PORTAL AT THE MOON! XD Executed so well, too. When the roof broke open, showing the moon, I literally had no idea what I was doing; I just said "fuck this" and shot at it. And...wel...
by guyy
Wed Apr 20, 2011 2:08 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Portal 2 : Princess No-Knees 3 : Jump Harder
Replies: 833
Views: 171721

Re: Portal 2

Sorry, double posted somehow.
by guyy
Tue Apr 19, 2011 7:24 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Portal 2 : Princess No-Knees 3 : Jump Harder
Replies: 833
Views: 171721

Re: Portal 2

Welp, time to use up at least 84% of my arbitrary weekly download cap on this game. Whee!
by guyy
Mon Apr 18, 2011 6:06 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Portal 2 : Princess No-Knees 3 : Jump Harder
Replies: 833
Views: 171721

Re: Portal 2

10:50 - Engaging starch-based power cells 11:00 - Reboot safety test protocol initiated... 11:00 - Relaxation chamber locks released... 11:00 - Involuntary hazard mitigation associates have assumed testing positions... 11:00 - Pre-release lethality assessment initiated... Also, the top of the page ...
by guyy
Sat Apr 16, 2011 12:04 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Portal 2 : Princess No-Knees 3 : Jump Harder
Replies: 833
Views: 171721

Re: Portal 2

Does the similarity to the @home line of projects mean the cpu cycles are actually being used to some form of research or is it just a play on it for the sake of it? And what's with the popularity of "the wonderful end of the world"? Looks like a poor Katamari clone. I think the "@ho...
by guyy
Fri Apr 15, 2011 9:40 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Portal 2 : Princess No-Knees 3 : Jump Harder
Replies: 833
Views: 171721

Re: Portal 2

http://geiti.co.uk/portal/ Estimate projecting the release of portal based on the current data from http://www.aperturescience.com/glados@home/ Yeah, pretty much the same as my measure-the-progress-bar-with-a-ruler estimate of ~77 hours from now, or 11 hours before the default time. It'll probably ...
by guyy
Fri Apr 15, 2011 4:13 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Portal 2 : Princess No-Knees 3 : Jump Harder
Replies: 833
Views: 171721

Re: Portal 2

Yeah, I kinda doubt very many people are gonna buy that $30 pile of (mostly blah) games just so Portal 2 might come out a day or two early. Which just makes that result all the more unlikely. I mean, jeez...look at the progress bars. They need about 50 times the number of people who bought it alread...
by guyy
Fri Apr 15, 2011 4:03 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Portal 2 : Princess No-Knees 3 : Jump Harder
Replies: 833
Views: 171721

Re: Portal 2

My god...it's full of potatoes.
by guyy
Fri Apr 15, 2011 3:35 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Team Fortress 2
Replies: 4429
Views: 399272

Re: Team Fortress 2

I...guess I just don't see what the big deal is with the pee-sniper buff. I pretty much never see pee-snipers except on Orange-X maps, so they can't have been all that powerful before...?

The flaregun buff is definitely good, though. Maybe people will actually use the darned thing now.

Also, this.
by guyy
Fri Apr 08, 2011 8:33 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Team Fortress 2
Replies: 4429
Views: 399272

Re: Team Fortress 2

The most glorious backpack I have ever seen. How do you even do that? I mean seriously? Short of buying them all with real money I can't even imagine. Really. What the shit. I recall seeing some guy's backpack with half a page of nothing but Max heads, and 101 named earbuds (one of each level from ...
by guyy
Wed Apr 06, 2011 2:48 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Team Fortress 2
Replies: 4429
Views: 399272

Re: Team Fortress 2

So, there's some kind of surreal tinfoil-hat-bestowing puzzle thing going on right now, all seemingly based around a hat with a potato on it . And the official wiki is now the "[censored]Potato[/censored] Wiki." I guess Valve's finally lost it. "It" being their potato-shaped marb...
by guyy
Fri Apr 01, 2011 5:53 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: April Fools Day 2011
Replies: 33
Views: 5614

Re: April Fools Day 2011

What an interesting font choice you've got there.

And here's the other gazillion.
by guyy
Thu Mar 31, 2011 6:50 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Word filter reverseengineerapalooza
Replies: 172
Views: 17642

Re: Word filter reverseengineerapalooza

Adacore wrote:its -> it's
it's -> its


*twitch*

Also, I propose the implementation of Randall -> Rayndall. For some reason.

Why do I keep getting pagetoppers? And why isn't that word being cheese-grated?
by guyy
Mon Mar 28, 2011 11:12 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9084683

Re: Momentary/Meandering/Meditations (Mandom like the morgue

Van wrote:
Van wrote:Joined: Sat Jan 31, 2009 11:15 am UTC
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Posts: 291
Oregonaut wrote:Joined: Wed Jun 02, 2010 2:58 pm UTC
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Dude.


I sense a disproportionality in the fractions.
by guyy
Mon Mar 28, 2011 8:22 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3479732

Re: Rant Thread (because we need more ranting)

jawdisorder wrote:Anything wearing such a nice hat can't be too sinister.


Yeah, you're probably ri-*urk*

Muahahahaha?
by guyy
Wed Mar 16, 2011 2:37 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: 8.8 Earthquake hits 250 miles from Tokyo
Replies: 471
Views: 71988

Re: 8.8 Earthquake hits 250 miles from Tokyo

Gee Willikers CNN reporting is horrible. From the article Hawknc posted: Edano said levels at the plant were between 100 and 400 millisieverts, or as much as 160 times higher than the average dose of radiation a typical person receives from natural sources in a year. A microsievert is an internatio...
by guyy
Tue Mar 15, 2011 7:46 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8668
Views: 1796178

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

Sometimes, you get an idea so terrible that it must be manifested...manifestified...inated...Gimp'd:

Spoiler:
puritie.jpg
What was that, Cosmic Protean Intelligence? Timmy's fallen down a well? And it's full of...hey, that's not funny.

#435 and 2-8-III
by guyy
Sat Mar 12, 2011 3:19 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9084683

Re: Momentary/Meandering/Meditations (Mandom like the morgue

I wasn't thinking about canceling out ALL the waves, only e.G in front of mayor cities. There's still a fundamental problem with canceling out a tsunami, though, which is that destructive interference doesn't work like that. If you shot an anti-tsunami at a tsunami, it'd cancel it out somewhere out...
by guyy
Fri Mar 11, 2011 8:06 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: 8.8 Earthquake hits 250 miles from Tokyo
Replies: 471
Views: 71988

Re: 8.8 Earthquake hits 250 miles from Tokyo

I love how there is a little red streamer pointing directly at Crescent City. (They have a reputation of being the tsunami capital of California.) They did get an 8-foot tsunami, apparently , and some boats in Santa Cruz got knocked over. Not much real damage, though I'm getting worried that ol' Ha...
by guyy
Fri Mar 11, 2011 8:24 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: 8.8 Earthquake hits 250 miles from Tokyo
Replies: 471
Views: 71988

Re: 8.8 Earthquake hits 250 miles from Tokyo

...holy crap.

I'll just...leave it at that for now.

(supposedly the biggest earthquake in the area in 300 years or so, so...yeah.)
by guyy
Wed Feb 23, 2011 6:35 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Most excellent times
Replies: 5132
Views: 903462

Re: Awesome Thread (because we need more awesome)

Hope_ wrote:RUNNING! MORE RUNNING!

RUN!
by guyy
Wed Feb 23, 2011 6:20 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: SCP Foundation
Replies: 66
Views: 10730

Re: SCP Foundation

One somewhat silly one: a button/pin which, when attached to a borrowed piece of clothing you're wearing, causes everyone to mistake you for the person or thing who owns it. With the predictable downside that, if used for too long, you also become convinced that you're that person or thing. Cue &quo...
by guyy
Wed Feb 23, 2011 1:10 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: SCP Foundation
Replies: 66
Views: 10730

Re: SCP Foundation

Also wasn't a fan of the Gameshow of Death entry, largely because it's just so over the place in its assumptions and supernatural causes. We have spectral guards, invisible barriers, the creation of a DVD, an opportunity to leave if you state your case clearly, etc--there's nothing terribly creepy ...
by guyy
Sat Feb 12, 2011 12:06 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8668
Views: 1796178

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

Goldstein wrote:Simplify, man!


Verily!

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"In today's episode, we test the myth that mirrored Lisp code contains the blueprints for a parallel universe."
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by guyy
Thu Feb 10, 2011 8:00 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Excise a decade from the 20th century
Replies: 64
Views: 5984

Re: Excise a decade from the 20th century

1910's makes the most sense, since getting rid of that would remove WW1 and probably WW2, the atom bomb's invention, and the Cold War along with it. Of course, I'm really only posting to be a pedant by pointing out that "removing" a decade makes no sense, since either the end of the previo...
by guyy
Thu Feb 03, 2011 10:06 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Magicka
Replies: 85
Views: 10579

Re: Magicka

By far the easiest--and most evil--way to kill Yetis is to use Charm (hidden in a corner of Vlad's castle's entrance room) on them; they'll just stand there doing nothing while you kill them. Or if you're feeling especially pacifistic, teleport to the right at the beginning of the snow level, grab I...
by guyy
Wed Feb 02, 2011 6:48 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90172
Views: 9084683

Re: Momentary/Meandering/Meditations (Mandom like the plague

So, the two authors of my current physics textbook are Hand and Finch.

Meaning, thanks to obscene textbook prices, it's worth two fifty-dollar bills. In a bush.
by guyy
Sun Jan 30, 2011 4:37 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Magicka
Replies: 85
Views: 10579

Re: Magicka

Personally I find that qfas kills most things quickly and easily, add another f if you feel like setting things on fire, qfae is pretty damn good too if you pop it behind you as you're running away. Steam and lightning seems to be a potent mix. Steam itself does a lot of damage, which combined with...
by guyy
Sat Jan 29, 2011 8:46 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Where is the Any key?
Replies: 54
Views: 7022

Re: Where is the Any key?

You don't have one? http://techzoogle.com/wp-content/uploads/2006/12/any%20key.jpg Ask Helpdesk for a keyboard that isn't broken. Alternatively, rip off the N, Y, S, and D keys, put the N key where the S was and the Y key where the D was--spelling "A-N-Y"--then hot-glue them together. Don...
by guyy
Thu Jan 20, 2011 6:03 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The "How Have I Never Noticed That Before?" thread
Replies: 1141
Views: 195855

Re: The "How Have I Never Noticed That Before?" thread?

I don't know how I only just realized this... Laws of thermodynamics: 1. You can't win (no way to convert all the heat energy you have into work) 2. You can't break even (entropy always increases) 3. You can't get out of the game (no way to reach absolute zero, which would break the second rule) Wai...
by guyy
Wed Nov 10, 2010 8:19 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Minecraft
Replies: 9421
Views: 1496647

Re: Minecraft

So there was this thing recently that had nothing to do with Minecraft and...wait, what's that?
by guyy
Thu Nov 04, 2010 5:17 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Minecraft
Replies: 9421
Views: 1496647

Re: Minecraft

Aaaaand just as I finish writing this a creeper comes out of nowhere blows me to nothing, barely survive, while building a wall to block off that passage a skeleton rounds the corner TWANG dead. my stuff better be there when I get back. *edit* and all my stuff is gone. diamond pickaxe, full plate a...
by guyy
Sat Oct 30, 2010 6:43 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13421
Views: 1715454

Re: Today I Learned

TIL about the time traveler in a Chaplin film. Who apparently got a cellphone off of the Doctor. TIL that cellphones work without cellphone towers, we're going to forget how to make earpiece-sized cellphones before we invent time travel, and the shadow of a hand is a "small black object."...

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