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by Sungura
Sat Mar 29, 2008 11:56 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Forassassins (between game discussion)
Replies: 108
Views: 7647

Re: Forassassins

Bummer. There can't be too many peeps left. I only got a measly one :? then I got taken out. Oh well. I was waiting for my next person to come on for almost 48 hours...I can't wait to see how this stuff is fixed in the next game as I sure as heck don't have ideas lol. But I agree - the whole nonpost...
by Sungura
Fri Mar 28, 2008 12:03 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Forassassins (between game discussion)
Replies: 108
Views: 7647

Re: Forassassins

kellsbells wrote:How many are left standing?


You're not keeping track???? :twisted:
by Sungura
Fri Mar 28, 2008 2:54 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Saying "rabbit" in other languages
Replies: 74
Views: 26865

Re: Saying "rabbit" in other languages

A common example of palatalizing in English is the word "mingon," as in "fillet." (Well, it's not English, but you get the idea.) The consonant "n" is pronounced "softly," which is what I've been calling it instead of "palatalized." (In Russian it r...
by Sungura
Fri Mar 28, 2008 2:13 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.
Replies: 1738
Views: 326121

Re: Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.

I've never had beer. Which is a good first beer to try?
by Sungura
Fri Mar 28, 2008 2:01 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Forassassins (between game discussion)
Replies: 108
Views: 7647

Re: Forassassins

Don't feel too bad Z.A.K, I'm dead now too. :P I didn't get a chance to kill my next target! He didn't log on tonight yet :roll:

EDIT: I'm dead :P But I was right on who had me first and second! :mrgreen:

Please make sure i'm signed up for the next round!
by Sungura
Thu Mar 27, 2008 10:02 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Forassassins (between game discussion)
Replies: 108
Views: 7647

Re: Forassassins

It is lucky for you that I am not the one after you (being dead and all) or you would be dead. Though I don't know if this thread counts... does it? No, Malbert said this thread is a safe zone :D Sorry charlie, better luck next time. Gotta work on the stealth I guess. I'm a quite obvious sort of pe...
by Sungura
Thu Mar 27, 2008 1:19 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: I no longer feel safe on my college campus
Replies: 127
Views: 11198

Re: I no longer feel safe on my college campus

I think the trick is to become proactive. So you feel unsafe on campus. So, how can you start to feel safe? The unknowing is the scary part IMO. So make a plan. Think about for every one of the paths you travel on campus, every classroom you sit in, "what would I do if someone came in and start...
by Sungura
Thu Mar 27, 2008 1:06 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Forassassins (between game discussion)
Replies: 108
Views: 7647

Re: Forassassins

Yeah you go now. Go find your target.

I, shall go find mine. Or perhaps I'll just go die. I might be dead. Or might not be. Only the Shadow knows!

:twisted:
by Sungura
Thu Mar 27, 2008 12:44 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Forassassins (between game discussion)
Replies: 108
Views: 7647

Re: Forassassins

yeah, the people who generally post a lot have been most assassinated. To be expected I guess. I am thinking about ways to change the game to also give bonuses to people who post a lot... I will talk about those when this game ends though. I told my brother about this game, he says we need 3 winner...
by Sungura
Thu Mar 27, 2008 12:43 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Forassassins (between game discussion)
Replies: 108
Views: 7647

Re: Forassassins

I need mine to post more too. This is sorta hard! I can't be too hard to hit, I posted last night at 5:06pm EST and it went unanswered for over 12 hours - almost 24 hours actually (which I believe, if I read the rules correctly, 12 hrs is our time frame)! So some of you are super-sneaky and not stri...
by Sungura
Wed Mar 26, 2008 10:18 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Saying "rabbit" in other languages
Replies: 74
Views: 26865

Re: Saying "rabbit" in other languages

Cool thanks! I'm getting a list going of languages now - and thanks for the kanji and hiragana!

I have a question though, what is palatalization?

I have no clue :oops:
by Sungura
Wed Mar 26, 2008 1:24 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: TAG, you're it
Replies: 65
Views: 4213

Re: TAG, you're it

I guess rodan...

Can I guess Z.A.K. too?

:)
by Sungura
Tue Mar 25, 2008 10:28 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Corrupt-a-wish
Replies: 25812
Views: 2123845

Re: Corrupt-a-wish

Granted. You can never eat again.

I wish I could ballroom dance.
by Sungura
Tue Mar 25, 2008 10:25 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: The Most Sciencey-Sounding Word/Phrase You've Heard
Replies: 176
Views: 31628

Re: The Most Sciencey-Sounding Word/Phrase You've Heard

How about dichloromethane & methylene chloride?? You can confuse a lot of people with those two (or is it, that one?? HAHA!)
by Sungura
Tue Mar 25, 2008 10:06 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Training an Ear
Replies: 43
Views: 4801

Re: Training an Ear

I used to only listen to "Christian Music" too...then I heard Josh Groban. From him I went to listening to Lucia Micarelli (violinist), Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Michael Buble, Angelique Kidjo, Blues (like Miles Davis), and Jazz (Herbie!!!). But...I guess that's not rock, is it? I do pay at...
by Sungura
Tue Mar 25, 2008 10:00 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Saying "rabbit" in other languages
Replies: 74
Views: 26865

Re: Saying "rabbit" in other languages

Cool thanks. Yeah I know of the babelfish thing but the characters that other languages use don't help me pronounce them! And they only have the common languages.
by Sungura
Tue Mar 25, 2008 3:22 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Saying "rabbit" in other languages
Replies: 74
Views: 26865

Saying "rabbit" in other languages

Hey, so maybe it's obvious by my avator and siggie, but in case it's not, I'll just say it. I breed & show Holland Lop (rabbits) and for litters, I do themes for the names. I've been thinking it would be neat to do a whole bunch of languages (the more obscure the better!) but the meaning of the ...
by Sungura
Tue Mar 25, 2008 3:17 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Forassassins (between game discussion)
Replies: 108
Views: 7647

Re: Forassassins

Hey this sounds fun! I'm active and not active, but I'll be active for a bit now, promise!

:D

Sign me up!
by Sungura
Tue Mar 25, 2008 12:05 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Arrow game
Replies: 3127
Views: 170340

Re: The Arrow game

^ Agrees

< Thinks this is a crazy game lol

v Has a siggie
by Sungura
Tue Mar 25, 2008 12:03 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Corrupt-a-wish
Replies: 25812
Views: 2123845

Re: Corrupt-a-wish

Granted. What explanation?

I wish my internet was faster.
by Sungura
Mon Mar 24, 2008 11:36 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Corrupt-a-wish
Replies: 25812
Views: 2123845

Re: Corrupt-a-wish

I'm too slow. Ignore and delete this post plz
by Sungura
Mon Mar 24, 2008 11:32 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Corrupt-a-wish
Replies: 25812
Views: 2123845

Re: Corrupt-a-wish

Granted. You were arrested for a first degree murder (albeit you didn't commit it, but they don't care) in a country with no extradition treaty with the US and now you are facing a trial and possible life sentence. I wish my biochemistry grade was a 4.0. EDIT dude someone posted too quick while I wa...
by Sungura
Mon Mar 24, 2008 11:26 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: The Most Sciencey-Sounding Word/Phrase You've Heard
Replies: 176
Views: 31628

Re: The Most Sciencey-Sounding Word You've Heard

phosphatidylcholine (i know so many people who can't say it, including the cell biology professor.) (though i guess it really belongs on a list of "unpronounceable sciencey words") Really? One of the things I love about chem words is they are super easy to figure out how to pronounce! It'...
by Sungura
Mon Mar 24, 2008 1:56 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: seats in class
Replies: 80
Views: 8294

Re: seats in class

At my school, with the exception of the large lectures, everyone sits in the same seat every time. It's kind of strange, when you think about it, an entire school that will always sit in whatever seat they happen to sit in on the first day of class. Maybe most schools are like that and I just have ...
by Sungura
Mon Mar 24, 2008 1:33 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: And so, I've pretty much dropped out of Pre-Med...
Replies: 28
Views: 3599

Re: And so, I've pretty much dropped out of Pre-Med...

All science is physics. Everything else is just stamp collecting. I think Rutherford said that. [/physics major] I have a friend who says biology, when you get down to it, is chemistry. Therefore, biology is a subset of chemistry. And chemistry, when you get down to it, is physics. Therefore, B<C<P...
by Sungura
Sun Mar 23, 2008 5:08 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Is science worth the effort?
Replies: 22
Views: 3032

Re: Is science worth the effort?

Only you knows what is best for you. Make a list of what you like/dislike about English and Science, and the pros and cons of each. Sometimes that helps to clear thinking. First year can be bad for a lot of college people. We have a joke at our school that orgo 1 turns the pre-med's into business ma...
by Sungura
Sat Mar 22, 2008 10:54 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Those "school was really easy for me" people
Replies: 63
Views: 8987

Re: Those "school was really easy for me" people

I was homeschooled until 7th grade, and was ahead of the normal curriculum of the public schools. So, 7th and 8th grades were super easy. 9th grade some new things showed up, but still, all through high school was no biggie. There wasn't much material, and the only challenging class was AP chem with...
by Sungura
Sat Mar 22, 2008 2:35 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Homeschooling
Replies: 144
Views: 19989

Re: Homeschooling

Hey I saw this thread a while back and meant to reply, then got busy with biochem and forgot LOL. Anyway, I think homeschooling is terrific. I will say it doesn't always work well, but if done right, I think it's awesome. I was homeschooled from when I was super young (like pre pre-K) and wanted to ...
by Sungura
Sat Mar 08, 2008 5:23 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0388: "Fuck Grapefruit"
Replies: 412
Views: 92047

Re: "Fuck Grapefruit" Discussion

I would have liked to see where kiwis landed on the scale as I have never tried one but would like to know some opinions on them before I do. Easy to eat and very tasty :) I like to cut off the top (just the very top) and then use a spoon to eat out the inside. The nice ripe ones around here the sp...
by Sungura
Sat Mar 08, 2008 2:06 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The most terrifying use of snow EVER.
Replies: 20
Views: 2233

Re: The most terrifying use of snow EVER.

We hardly get enough snow down here to build snow goons or snow raptors or do anything in the fields of snow art or snow engineering.


If anyone wants more snow come to MI...we have plenty. I'll share mine. Getting another dumping today/tomorrow :cry:
by Sungura
Sat Mar 08, 2008 1:56 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0393: "Ultimate Game"
Replies: 165
Views: 42399

Re: Ultimate Game

Yup I can. I'm just not a gaming person, never have been. Put me in a lab though.... :mrgreen: so depends on your definition of geek. And, since I happen to like math I can define myself as a mathematician. And, therefore, I can define geek anyway I want. And I define myself as a geek. So there. :l...
by Sungura
Sat Mar 08, 2008 3:46 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0393: "Ultimate Game"
Replies: 165
Views: 42399

Re: ultimate game

who is gary? Um, ok you, out of the geek gene pool. Props to XKCD for this. I've found that geeks have a special place in their heart for Mr. Gygax. Many of the normally black humor comments on the Slashdot article were modded as troll. So just b/c I never played D&D we're going to overlook the...
by Sungura
Sat Mar 08, 2008 3:36 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0393: "Ultimate Game"
Replies: 165
Views: 42399

Re: Ultimate Game

Ah ok gotcha. Glad for this forum, because I was wondering who Gary was myself. I thought it was sorta funny, but because death mentioned Jesus lol, but didn't really get it. I never played D&D (honestly, until someone translated D&D I didn't know what it stood for!) but now that I do it ma...
by Sungura
Mon Feb 18, 2008 1:07 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0018: "Snapple"
Replies: 49
Views: 26007

Re: SnApple Discussion

This is still one of the best. It's the first one I found here on XKCD I really liked :) A friend and math geek turned me on to this site about a year ago and I've been browsing ever since. I'm a biochem major myself (math minor) but I don't have the math and physics to understand some of these comi...
by Sungura
Sat Jan 12, 2008 5:46 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Favorite home experiments
Replies: 585
Views: 444582

"burn" your hand

Ok not really a home experiment unless you can get the stuff at home...but take some HCl (nothing super concentrated...I forget what molar works fine sorry) and put it and some aluminum in a decent sized Erlenmeyer flask. Cork the top with a tube running out of it and into a bucket with soapy water....

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