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by SecondTalon
Mon Jun 12, 2017 4:09 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: I need a Game Recommendation
Replies: 1486
Views: 274041

Re: I need a Game Recommendation

Take a look at quantum conundrum. Uses different dimensional shifting with different properties to solve puzzles.
by SecondTalon
Mon Jun 12, 2017 3:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1849: "Decades"
Replies: 78
Views: 2815

Re: 1849: "Decades"

Pretty sure airdrik was being sarcastic.

speising wrote:re: alt-text: i didn't know randall lived in my country? they use(d because i haven't listened to them for ages) the exact same phrasing here on the major pop music channel.

Randall lives in Boston, MA, USA. So maybe!
by SecondTalon
Mon Jun 12, 2017 2:13 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: The Darker Side of the News
Replies: 2708
Views: 285301

Re: The Darker Side of the News

Let's get back on topic.
by SecondTalon
Mon Jun 12, 2017 3:04 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: The Darker Side of the News
Replies: 2708
Views: 285301

Re: The Darker Side of the News

Sableagle wrote:Gosh, hi, Second Talon. Fancy seeing you here. Say, what languages do you speak, anyway?

One and a half. Ban and a smattering of English.
by SecondTalon
Sun Jun 11, 2017 4:58 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: The Thread To Remind Me We're Living In The Future
Replies: 1462
Views: 180931

Re: The Thread To Remind Me We're Living In The Future

Y'all have three options. A. Tell me where the AI talk started and I'll split the stuff out from there and you guys can enjoy your own thread. B. Just stop chattering about it here and find one of the other AI threads in NA (or SB or Computer Science) and pick it up there. C. Keep talking about it ...
by SecondTalon
Sun Jun 11, 2017 4:49 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: The Darker Side of the News
Replies: 2708
Views: 285301

Re: The Darker Side of the News

Fuck it, no one is allowed to post here unless there's at least a bodycount of 1400 children under the age of five. Otherwise, it's not dark enough. (In case it's not clear, I'll explicitly say that this is a joke designed to remind Sableagle that he is not the arbiter of what is and is not dark, an...
by SecondTalon
Sun Jun 11, 2017 1:24 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: 1037: Umwelt
Replies: 4
Views: 479

Re: 1037: Umwelt

Initially it showed a comic based on criteria I don't understand - browser, location, that sort of thing.

I do not believe the script is where the page believes it to be. I do not know if this is intentional.
by SecondTalon
Fri Jun 09, 2017 9:53 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1848: "Glacial Erratic"
Replies: 23
Views: 1455

Re: 1848: "Glacial Erratic"

So... anyone knows which Superman scene he's referring to? Alt Alt Text: "I'm starting a new Youtube channel called Dr Geode Popper, on account of earth's current teenager-like geodermis. Don't you love that moment when it pops?" Probably this one.... minus the screaming goat https://m.yo...
by SecondTalon
Wed Jun 07, 2017 11:38 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Wander Woman
Replies: 42
Views: 3630

Re: Wander Woman

Re: Week's spoiler Yeah, I was also hoping that Ares didn't exist, or if he did she'd find him as ... some random asshole in a town who was pulling a Destruction of the Endless ("I haven't started a war in 500 years - this is all humans") but.... having seen the Lego se...
by SecondTalon
Wed May 31, 2017 8:34 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Games you can't remember the title of.
Replies: 1792
Views: 371123

Re: Games you can't remember the title of.

Neither did I
by SecondTalon
Wed May 31, 2017 7:20 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Let's all talk about intelligent information!
Replies: 11
Views: 671

Re: Let's all talk about intelligent information!

I'm not sure it's a good idea to help it along. I'm becoming more sure that it's not a good idea to do so. We are building our own cage and are not aware that this is what we are doing (Ooh! Shiny!). We won't figure it out until the gate is closed and locked. $5 says this was said about writing. &q...
by SecondTalon
Wed May 31, 2017 1:59 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Let's all talk about intelligent information!
Replies: 11
Views: 671

Re: Let's all talk about intelligent information!

I'm approving this with great concern.

You basically get a couple more posts to make this make sense before I decide it's not worth it and remove the thread.
by SecondTalon
Wed May 24, 2017 4:30 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems)
Replies: 2536
Views: 368699

Re: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems)

That's fair. When I hear things about "There's a lot of DLC" I think of stuff like RPG Maker..... or Train Simulator.

Because holy shit, Train Simulator. Holy shit.
by SecondTalon
Tue May 23, 2017 12:57 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems)
Replies: 2536
Views: 368699

Re: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems)

One of the three DLCs is free, so there's that. I'm not sure where you got that there was a lot of DLC, maybe where there's a lot of news updates so it looks like there's 68 DLC items?

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by SecondTalon
Tue May 23, 2017 12:48 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 1820
Views: 89748

Re: Trump presidency

What I choose to conclude is that there's a huge percentage of voters who don't like what either major party is selling enough to join the Fan Club, but who might be persuaded to support the right candidate, based on factors that can't be assumed from the data. (That conclusion might indeed be bull...
by SecondTalon
Mon May 22, 2017 7:12 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 89618
Views: 5412727

Re: Thoughts for ships

Ginger wrote:Everybody that posted gets five hundred Praise Points. Royal Praise Points to boot. :) My name change is official. They only asked me to check and see if it was spelled correctly. The first name that I chose was Zoey. I enjoy it.

Woooooo!
by SecondTalon
Fri May 19, 2017 5:03 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Blistering blue barnacles
Replies: 28242
Views: 2213600

Re: Blistering blue barnacles

Spoilered because no one asked my opinion Going off the research as I currently understand it, the Y is where one gene exist. The purpose of this gene is to kick multiple different systems and say "Hey, you're all set for A, but do B instead, k?" And generally speaking, this works out ...
by SecondTalon
Wed May 17, 2017 4:23 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: TVs in public places.
Replies: 15
Views: 1147

Re: TVs in public places.

Holy shit, I think Mega is a spambot who gained sentience as all the posts are like this one.

by the by, this is not an invitation to play "Pile onna Mega". Understand? This is an invitatation for Mega to elaborate.
by SecondTalon
Tue May 16, 2017 11:26 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: interest free currency?
Replies: 1
Views: 1045

Re: interest free currency?

Try again.

I strongly suggest reviewing the rules for Serious Business, specifically #12.
by SecondTalon
Tue May 09, 2017 6:44 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Let's Talk Money
Replies: 177
Views: 20577

Re: Let's Talk Money

If your significant otter doesn't look at you like my goat looks at cardboard, get a new SO.

Spoiler:
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by SecondTalon
Tue May 09, 2017 12:26 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Let's Talk Money
Replies: 177
Views: 20577

Re: Let's Talk Money

Your time may be gross, by my time is....

Yeah, it's pretty gross too
by SecondTalon
Mon May 08, 2017 7:07 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8151
Views: 968576

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!

I'm assuming it's far less to do with the actual content and more of when, how, and why it was delivered - i.e. It's low hanging fruit for trolling.
by SecondTalon
Mon May 08, 2017 5:06 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Let's Talk Money
Replies: 177
Views: 20577

Re: Let's Talk Money

Time is money. If you have time, learning a skill to repair something eats in to your time spent trying to get money. There's also the problem of equipment. I would more than gladly learn to build my own furniture if I could just... have... a woodworking shop with proper tools. As is, I've got a cou...
by SecondTalon
Mon May 08, 2017 2:46 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8554
Views: 1267351

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

Coyne wrote:DS9.jpg
...and I thought it was just a model for a lame TV series...


Hey, I know it's all in good fun and everyone's entitled to opinions and all that, but get the fuck off my planet.
by SecondTalon
Sat May 06, 2017 5:32 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRO THREAD THE THIRD
Replies: 10840
Views: 1764175

Re: INTRO THREAD THE THIRD

Monika wrote:Welcome to the forum! What's a Heinz 57'er?

Slang for a (usually large) mixture of different things, most often a reference to a dog with a large or undetermined lineage aka a mutt.
by SecondTalon
Sat May 06, 2017 3:21 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: I AM GROOT! (Guardians of the Galaxy)
Replies: 87
Views: 15691

Re: I AM GROOT! (Guardians of the Galaxy)

Re: The end scene with the High Priestess

Spoiler:
Here comes dat boi!!! O shit whaddap!


But considering Ben's role is credited as "Sovereign Admiral" ... he's probably not coming back, at least not as that guy.

But if they haven't cast dat boi... maybe? That'd be nifty.
by SecondTalon
Fri May 05, 2017 9:31 pm UTC
Forum: Your art and links
Topic: The "Awesome Things You Have Made" Thread! NSF 56k
Replies: 52
Views: 48494

Re: The "Awesome Things You Have Made" Thread! NSF 56k

the apprentice wrote:Hi

I am a retired engineer tool maker and have been looking for this kind of thread to share my ideas and pictures of what I have made.
Can someone advise if one needs to have a certain amount of posts before you can show them?.

Rules thread. Five posts.
by SecondTalon
Wed Apr 26, 2017 1:35 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 1820
Views: 89748

Re: Trump presidency

Your point, Morris?
by SecondTalon
Tue Apr 25, 2017 2:31 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Kubo and the Two Strings
Replies: 60
Views: 4723

Re: Kubo and the Two Strings

Google shit your goddamn self, KE
by SecondTalon
Sat Apr 22, 2017 11:31 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Games you can't remember the title of.
Replies: 1792
Views: 371123

Re: Games you can't remember the title of.

mhdfgfg wrote:Hi, I am still looking for this game, it might be a dos game. I want exactly the game shown in picture.


And you've gotten a shitload of help. If someone notices it and answers later, fine. Otherwise - we don't know. Sorry. Stop asking.
by SecondTalon
Fri Apr 21, 2017 7:57 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Questions For The World
Replies: 2169
Views: 323024

Re: Questions For The World

Goddamn it, if it's an instrument, play it like an instrument and not a shitty replacement for the vocals.
by SecondTalon
Tue Apr 18, 2017 8:44 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Let's Talk Money
Replies: 177
Views: 20577

Re: Let's Talk Money

God, Gmal. It's like you don't fucking know the literal only options are to take sixteen continuous nonstop hours per meal or to eat the whole thing in under five minutes.

Get it together! Do some research!



Seriously, snacking all morning? What the actual fuck kind of bullshit is that?
by SecondTalon
Mon Apr 17, 2017 5:17 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Do you think they should do away with pennies?
Replies: 11
Views: 843

Re: Do you think they should do away with pennies?

Keep them. Multiply the value of all currency by ten. Problem solved.*




*Hahaha.
by SecondTalon
Fri Apr 14, 2017 8:32 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 1820
Views: 89748

Re: Trump presidency

CorruptUser wrote:Bojack.

Thank you. It's been driving me nuts.
by SecondTalon
Fri Apr 14, 2017 6:27 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 1820
Views: 89748

Re: Trump presidency

Oh, for sure. I've basically got no doubt that the notion of Jewish people who had lived from birth to internment in Germany during the early 20th century not being True German Citizens is exactly the statement he was making. Because he was given several chances to backtrack completely and took zero...
by SecondTalon
Fri Apr 14, 2017 5:12 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 1820
Views: 89748

Re: Trump presidency

Zyklon B was a pesticide and was sold up until at least 2000. It may be still for sale under some name or another. Anything can be weaponized. Are knives not weapons because we can cook with them? Baseball bats? Flare guns? If you don't have anything to say other than "here are some facts comp...
by SecondTalon
Thu Apr 13, 2017 11:23 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Podcasts in High Culture
Replies: 1
Views: 390

Re: Podcasts in High Culture

Throw them in music, we'll see if there's any traction for a devoted subforum. Good idea if there is. Still a good idea if there is not.
by SecondTalon
Wed Apr 12, 2017 8:22 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: The Misogyny Kool-Aid
Replies: 56
Views: 2646

Re: The Misogyny Kool-Aid

Of the overall rules, #1. Lots of things you've posted are trolling. Of the High Culture rules, #7.

And now #12 of the overall rules.
by SecondTalon
Wed Apr 12, 2017 8:12 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: The Misogyny Kool-Aid
Replies: 56
Views: 2646

Re: The Misogyny Kool-Aid

Let me lay it out for you, what exactly is happening here. You are in favor of segregation. You've linked to a comic drawn by a fucking Neo-Nazi. This shit here. We're playing a game called "Can Millumi not fuck up?" You're losing. Badly. Stop losing. Examine what it is that's making you ...
by SecondTalon
Wed Apr 12, 2017 8:06 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: The Misogyny Kool-Aid
Replies: 56
Views: 2646

Re: The Misogyny Kool-Aid

My husband is involved in working with the data from a study that discusses rape and here's the numbers as I recall them, keep in mind I'm not my husband also HIPPA and such. You can't cite anything or give any detail so your argument is invalid, now back to this documentary with no mentioned sourc...

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