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by Mr. Galt
Thu Feb 26, 2009 6:00 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: 'Racist' cartoon causes stir
Replies: 681
Views: 43183

Re: 'Racist' cartoon causes stir

Well there is not much I could say that has not already been said already, but I would like to know if perhaps anyone could get a picture of the entire page of the newspaper in question. I wonder if perhaps its context on the physical newspaper was specifically tagged to the rabid chimpanzee inciden...
by Mr. Galt
Wed Nov 05, 2008 7:02 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: California proposition 8 is very close
Replies: 222
Views: 15087

Re: California proposition 8 is very close

Replace "infringe on the rights and freedoms of another human being" with "perform an abomination in the eyes of God" and, congratulations! You've become what you hate. but its stupid to think this because there are plenty of bad things that you can do according to religion that...
by Mr. Galt
Wed Nov 05, 2008 6:44 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: California proposition 8 is very close
Replies: 222
Views: 15087

Re: California proposition 8 is very close

Anyone who believes so strongly in their religion that they would infringe on the rights and freedoms of another human being is a stupid, braindead, horrible FUCK. I am unable to describe the rage or disgust I feel towards them, and consider them unworthy of the title of "human being". To...
by Mr. Galt
Wed Nov 05, 2008 6:37 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Michael Crichton Passes Away
Replies: 82
Views: 6718

Re: Michael Crichton Passes Away

:(

But Jurassic Park!
by Mr. Galt
Tue Nov 04, 2008 8:58 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Max Payne the movie
Replies: 24
Views: 3226

Re: Max Payne the movie

The cinematography was pretty well done.

The plot was....not.
by Mr. Galt
Wed Oct 29, 2008 6:08 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What **should** you be doing right now?
Replies: 1272
Views: 104519

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

Has anyone else noticed a marked increase in procrastination of...just about everbody?

Maybe I'm going crazy, but I feel like no one is doing much anymore. Not even me, as I'm typing this instead of working.

Maybe I'm just incredibly lazy. I wouldn't put it past me
by Mr. Galt
Wed Oct 29, 2008 5:56 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Atheist Bus Campaign
Replies: 78
Views: 6721

Re: Atheist Bus Campaign

For something that is completely impossible to prove or disprove, I think its somewhat interesting that we focus on events that are brought about by members of each side which seem intent on inciting the other side. This is just one example and both sides do it all the time. Religion has done it mor...
by Mr. Galt
Wed Oct 15, 2008 10:32 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Blistering blue barnacles
Replies: 28599
Views: 3382742

Re: Rant Thread

Either way, much more interesting than 2 gigs worth of school work.

edit: Eh, its just a thumb drive. More things to life than school work anyway.
:)
by Mr. Galt
Wed Oct 15, 2008 10:17 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Blistering blue barnacles
Replies: 28599
Views: 3382742

Re: Rant Thread

Awia wrote:
Felltir wrote:
Mr. Galt wrote:I totally lost my thumb drive.

god damnit

Me too.

IT WAS FULL OF PORN.
Some one is in for a fun surprise.


or an incredibly disturbing surprise.
by Mr. Galt
Wed Oct 15, 2008 9:42 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2705193

Re: Post yo' fess - Sponsored by the NBA

Confession: Despite being accelerated, I'm not really that intelligent. I have the same problem, which is why I like Socrates so much. But maybe I'm just saying that to hide my own real ignorance. Confession-- I really enjoy people watching and hearing others opinions/stories. However when it comes...
by Mr. Galt
Wed Oct 15, 2008 9:34 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90155
Views: 8802133

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

This'll be my first ever build without any real help, so I'm rather out of my depth. Once I work out what mobo to get I'm sure it'll easily click into place, but until then I'm thinking "What the hell" to everything I read. Weird, I'm in the almost exact same position. I can definitely sy...
by Mr. Galt
Wed Oct 15, 2008 9:16 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Blistering blue barnacles
Replies: 28599
Views: 3382742

Re: Rant Thread

I totally lost my thumb drive.

god damnit
by Mr. Galt
Wed Oct 15, 2008 8:30 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: i kissed a turtle (and i liked it)
Replies: 22
Views: 2559

Re: i kissed a turtle (and i liked it)

The people who honked/glared/insulted are generic douche-bags. Humanity is not limited to them. However, turtles and other shelled reptiles are unanimously awesome . I had a small pet turtle for several years when I was younger. I donated him to a preschool after I had less time to take care of him ...
by Mr. Galt
Mon Oct 13, 2008 5:50 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Awesome videogame music?
Replies: 149
Views: 18944

Re: Awesome videogame music?

The original Secrets of Monkey Island.

Warcraft 2 is pretty epic as well.
by Mr. Galt
Mon Oct 13, 2008 5:46 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Slow reading
Replies: 11
Views: 2290

Re: Slow reading

I kind of am going through the same thing. I seem to be slowing down in my reading as well. This might be because of many different things I have to do now (as opposed to earlier, when I was a bum). Some habit I've sort of gotten into is reading several books at the same time. (not literally :P) ie,...
by Mr. Galt
Tue Oct 07, 2008 8:20 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: The Lamb Thread
Replies: 27
Views: 2397

Re: The Lamb Thread

The only time i have been able to regularly eat lamb is gyros.

I really enjoy them with plentiful tomatoes.
by Mr. Galt
Tue Oct 07, 2008 3:41 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Why Firefox?
Replies: 59
Views: 4703

Re: Why Firefox?

lorenith wrote:I started using firefox before IE had things like tabbed browsing mainly. Tabs are awesome.

That's basically my "why" for firefox.

Also, I like the icon for it. :3


Basically this.

Also, Ad blocker.
by Mr. Galt
Mon Oct 06, 2008 7:52 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Pride Parades (Split from "Slurs")
Replies: 113
Views: 7907

Re: Pride Parades (Split from "Slurs")

I think that analogy makes sense sort of, but choosing to drink or not on any given day doesn't really cover the idea that some(or most) people think sexuality is permanent and many people also perceive someone's sexuality as defining a major part of who they are. Also, I don't think it was ever bro...
by Mr. Galt
Mon Oct 06, 2008 7:38 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Obama and Ayers; McCain and WACL
Replies: 19
Views: 1697

Re: Obama and Ayers; McCain and WACL

I wonder what would happen if a candidate didn't react to underhanded accusations. I would hope people would see it as a good thing, but I suppose thats me being naive again. Is it really that hard for the general public to understand that when they jump to conclusions using emotion as the only dri...
by Mr. Galt
Sun Oct 05, 2008 8:04 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Obama and Ayers; McCain and WACL
Replies: 19
Views: 1697

Re: Obama and Ayers; McCain and WACL

I wonder what would happen if a candidate didn't react to underhanded accusations. I would hope people would see it as a good thing, but I suppose thats me being naive again. Is it really that hard for the general public to understand that when they jump to conclusions using emotion as the only driv...
by Mr. Galt
Sun Oct 05, 2008 5:45 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Great things that happened to you today*
Replies: 1346
Views: 172599

Re: Great things that happened to you today*

I found a good quality hourglass at a market today.

Like...a real hour glass. Its only off by about 20-40 seconds too. (i'll have to narrow it down tomorrow)

Its very nice! Fulfills my need to have geeky things around, while still being very classicaly stylish. /grin
by Mr. Galt
Sun Oct 05, 2008 5:40 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90155
Views: 8802133

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

Gah, these instructions don't make any sense. The usual result if actually RTFMing. Actually Ive got this theory. Someone comes out with a really cool product supposing that all other humans are as mechanically curious and intelligent. Some moron does something really stupid with it. Because of thi...
by Mr. Galt
Fri Oct 03, 2008 8:56 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Pride Parades (Split from "Slurs")
Replies: 113
Views: 7907

Re: Pride Parades (Split from "Slurs")

But it's not really the big deal you're making it; most people are not "undecided" on homosexuality. A bigot confronted with a parade will just be an angrier bigot. A tolerant person confronted with a parade will continue to tolerate it. The spectrum is less, supporters -> "I wouldn'...
by Mr. Galt
Fri Oct 03, 2008 8:29 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Caffeine!!! (in pill form?)
Replies: 36
Views: 4100

Re: Caffeine!!! (in pill form?)

Just a heads up, I would avoid caffeine gum. The few that I have tried make your breath smell like sweaty socks. So unless you REALLY like chewing gum (caffeine to wake up, winterfresh to save your mouth) I would avoid it. I could be wrong though, I obviously haven't tried them all yet. I like the b...
by Mr. Galt
Thu Oct 02, 2008 9:48 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 90155
Views: 8802133

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

I seem to have been sucked into a time warp of some kind as my sleep cycle has completely reversed overnight. It kind of sucks. Also, why isn't there a movie short thread in the movie/tv forum? It doesn't seem to me that "something I found on youtube" thread is really working for that... @...
by Mr. Galt
Mon Sep 29, 2008 5:48 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Most Stunning Cinematography EVER
Replies: 48
Views: 4526

Re: Most Stunning Cinematography EVER

Content wise it's an awesome story about three things... 1) Romance (meh) 2) Philosophy of Swordsmanship/Martial Arts (Reason that I loved Fearless and Samurai X:Trust/Betrayal) 3) **"Who is good or evil?" The story doesn't have a Black and White side, like some of the other stories I lov...
by Mr. Galt
Wed Sep 24, 2008 7:53 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13416
Views: 1664777

Re: Today You Learned

Today I learned that the DMV where I reside is rather low key, relatively quick, and low pressure. It almost seemed like everyone there had just enjoyed some cake or something.
by Mr. Galt
Wed Sep 24, 2008 7:48 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Blistering blue barnacles
Replies: 28599
Views: 3382742

Re: Rant Thread

Cheese wrote:As unimaginative as it is, I'm going to go ahead and point out that I get annoyed at people who use the words "your", "you're" and "ur" in the wrong contexts.


Is there ever a context in which "ur" is correct?
by Mr. Galt
Mon Sep 22, 2008 6:18 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Star Wars: The Farce Unleashed
Replies: 66
Views: 7321

Re: Star Wars: The Farce Unleashed

Also, there's a Cheat that lets you play as Admiral Fugging Akbar. I'm sorry, no other Star Wars game has let you do that, so nothing else can compare. Ok, I'm not crazy. I was browsing stuff on gamefaqs the other day and I swear I saw this cheat on there. I was super excited and decided i would fi...
by Mr. Galt
Sun Sep 21, 2008 8:16 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Star Wars: The Farce Unleashed
Replies: 66
Views: 7321

Re: Star Wars: The Farce Unleashed

I actually saw the graphic novel in the store while i had yet to get very far in the game. My curiosity got the better of me and I secretly flipped it open and grabbed a peak near the beginning(just to make sure i didn't reveal anything too spoiler-ish). What I saw made me super crazy. I glimpsed th...
by Mr. Galt
Fri Sep 19, 2008 9:06 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: XKCD book club September, Cat's Cradle
Replies: 6
Views: 2007

Re: XKCD book club September, Cat's Cradle

I read it! but its 3 AM here and I have to be at class in about 5 hours, so I should probably sleep first. Edit: Okay its almost 24 hours later, but I have no class or work tomorrow so its cool. I enjoyed it immensely as a fairly light read. Vonnegut seems to bring odd facts about specific events or...
by Mr. Galt
Fri Sep 19, 2008 8:58 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Star Wars: The Farce Unleashed
Replies: 66
Views: 7321

Re: Star Wars: The Farce Unleashed

Yeah, I realize now it was rather short...

Too bad.


Anyway, I still loved it. Definitely the best thing to come out of lucasArts since Loom (which was awesome)
by Mr. Galt
Fri Sep 19, 2008 8:47 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What exactly is an elitist?
Replies: 16
Views: 1541

Re: What exactly is an elitist?

In my head elitism is kind of a neutral term when you step back and look at it.(maybe I'm just thinking of elite /shrug) Although the "bad" version of elitism is the only one anyone really cares about and I would agree with the previous poster's definitions. I would also add that there is ...
by Mr. Galt
Fri Sep 19, 2008 8:35 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Sarah Palin's email account hacked
Replies: 65
Views: 5571

Re: Sarah Palin's email account hacked

Meh. I'm sure I'm not the only one who on average uses 4 different email accounts and for fuck's sake this was just yahoo . The only thing I could imagine being a problem here is sending sensitive information on a free email site and it doesn't look like that was the case. and now that its been used...
by Mr. Galt
Wed Sep 17, 2008 7:36 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Star Wars: The Farce Unleashed
Replies: 66
Views: 7321

Re: Star Wars: The Farce Unleashed

After playing the real game for a while, I would say that it is pretty awesome. Like a lot of reviewers have said, I think the technology they have running with it is a little ahead of its time but they pull it off reasonably well. The DMM (Digital molecular matter, i think) is pretty neat. The game...
by Mr. Galt
Sun Sep 14, 2008 10:11 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: TV show/Movie Recommendations
Replies: 23
Views: 2402

Re: TV show/Movie Recommendations

Arrested Development is pretty good.
Probably worth a gander.
by Mr. Galt
Fri Sep 12, 2008 8:10 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Lyrics that really speak to you
Replies: 89
Views: 11289

Re: Lyrics that really speak to you

All I want is your understanding As in the small act of affection "Why is this my life?" Is almost everybody's question And I've tried Everything but suicide But it's crossed my mind I prefer peace Wouldn't have to have one word of possession But essentially I'm an animal So just what do I...
by Mr. Galt
Thu Sep 11, 2008 12:23 am UTC
Forum: Comics/Graphic Novels
Topic: Watchmen. Let us discuss. SPOILERS!
Replies: 138
Views: 29662

Re: Watchmen. Let us discuss. SPOILERS!

Main character is a bad way of saying it. Protagonist(s) is better! (in my head anyway) And yeah, I thought Rorschach was awesome. Not because of his crazy psychopathic morality is "cool", but because its so god damn tragic. I mean seriously this guy was warped and messed up from the begin...
by Mr. Galt
Thu Sep 11, 2008 12:02 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Obama and "lipstick on a pig"
Replies: 70
Views: 492033

Re: Obama and "lipstick on a pig"

Can someone enlighten me? Is there something about Palin that makes the phrase "lipstick on a pig" relate to her? Someone told me that they could feasibly connect Pallin's speech at the RNC concerning her hockey mom joke. (Whats the difference between a hockey mom and a pitbull? Lipstick....
by Mr. Galt
Thu Sep 04, 2008 10:07 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Why do Republicans mock "community organizer" role?
Replies: 58
Views: 6569

Re: Why do Republicans mock "community organizer" role?

I would imagine its because they don't know what it is and they would then assume it is something different than it really is.

Can you really blame them? Being uneducated doesn't disqualify you from being an American...

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