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by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Wed Apr 16, 2008 5:34 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Manual vs Automatic
Replies: 101
Views: 7729

Re: Manual vs Automatic

Automatic is for when you want to drive.

Manual is for when you want to drive.

However, considering I mainly do city driving, I prefer automatic.
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Tue Apr 15, 2008 8:19 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Teachers that cannot teach
Replies: 473
Views: 70136

Re: Teachers that cannot teach

I really don't want to throw a current teacher of mine in, but any time a teacher tells me I did too much research, sirens go off in my head.
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Tue Apr 15, 2008 8:04 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: No Longer Knowing - When did this start happening?
Replies: 2
Views: 811

Re: No Longer Knowing - When did this start happening?

I've never really lost the drive for very long. What I do when I need to focus on a specific subject is, to use a clichéd term, learn something new every day. Each day, even if I have to focus on solely one subject, I'll do something that day that I wouldn't have learned in that focus. Even if it's ...
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Sun Apr 13, 2008 9:21 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Terrifying Tales of Retail: BUY SELL BUY SELL BEEP BOOP
Replies: 344
Views: 47436

Re: Terrifying Tales of Retail: Clean Up On Aisle 3

Rippy wrote:
Dr. Canadian Ninja wrote:[story about getting punched]

Oh, come on, stop whining and just tough it out.


I said he threw the punch, I didn't say he landed it.
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Sun Apr 13, 2008 12:37 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Terrifying Tales of Retail: BUY SELL BUY SELL BEEP BOOP
Replies: 344
Views: 47436

Re: Terrifying Tales of Retail: Clean Up On Aisle 3

I used to work at a university bookstore. The only benefit is that if you have any rose-colored glasses on at all, you know most customers will not be nice or pleased in the slightest. And to Mothra, and everyone who posted about merely rude customers as opposed to horror stories, there is nothing a...
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Fri Apr 11, 2008 5:07 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9384257

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

I'd say kick to the curb first.
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Wed Apr 09, 2008 2:31 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Gas purchase amounts
Replies: 86
Views: 7257

Re: Gas purchase amounts

Rather than guess at the price, I guess at how many gallons, decimal included, I will be filling up. I'm usually accurate within half a gallon.
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Tue Apr 08, 2008 4:42 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9384257

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

It took you that long?
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Tue Apr 08, 2008 1:33 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Rock Band (Merged Endless Setlist)
Replies: 88
Views: 9635

Re: Rock Band

If there is one song I would like to see on Rock Band, it's Superstition by Stevie Wonder. I like the game. Expert Guitar isn't insanely difficult like Guitar Hero 3 but still challenging enough. The drums are ridiculously fun, yet my set seems to be on its way to defective (the yellow pad is on its...
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Sat Apr 05, 2008 3:14 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9384257

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

Woo! I'm gonna hitch a ride and head for the other side!
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Sat Apr 05, 2008 3:07 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9384257

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

Well, I've been here a long time, I think I should be going.
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Sat Apr 05, 2008 2:49 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: I'd Loop That
Replies: 37
Views: 4077

Re: I'd Loop That

Just about any song on my playlist can be looped for about an hour if I am so inclined. Songs that tend to be looped are: The Team Fortress 2 Theme Any of the Godot arrangements from Phoenix Wright (I'm trying to make a list without most of my game music, but those two stand out in my mind) Boston -...
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Sat Apr 05, 2008 2:40 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9384257

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

parkaboy wrote:get in your car and got north, really fast. if you see a tree, turn. stop when you get about to boston. =] TAH DAH!


While I like Boston, I don't think I could live there again any time soon.
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Sat Apr 05, 2008 2:31 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Computer habits align with music?
Replies: 34
Views: 3138

Re: Computer habits align with music?

I do this all the time with everything. <i>Everything.</i> Eating, drinking, typing, talking, walking, you name it. If I ever need to get something done, I tend to turn off the music because I caught myself thinking in time to music a few times. And while you'd think a fast-paced song would be perfe...
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Sat Apr 05, 2008 2:24 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9384257

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

FT: Someone get me out of Florida. This muggy heat is killing me.
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Tue Apr 01, 2008 2:46 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Let's ruin songs with knowledge!
Replies: 782
Views: 68810

Re: Let's ruin songs with knowledge!

Ignoring the fact that humans could never fly like eagles for anatomical reasons, more importantly, eagles do not possess time traveling capabilities.
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Mon Mar 31, 2008 1:41 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Boycott "Battlefield: Bad Company"
Replies: 31
Views: 3710

Re: Boycott "Battlefield: Bad Company"

That's why I get my Dynasty Warriors fix a year late, and for ten dollar a disc at used game stores. There's a difference though. If I buy Dynasty Warriors 5, I can run around with Lu Bu's super halberd thing and just own everyone. The guy who bought Dynasty Warriors 5 Super Platinum Edition can't ...
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Mon Mar 31, 2008 6:38 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Boycott "Battlefield: Bad Company"
Replies: 31
Views: 3710

Re: Boycott "Battlefield: Bad Company"

I, for one, think that is is an outrageous attempt to nickel-and-dime the comsumer. When this game is released, do not buy it. This is the only way that EA (and other developers) will learn that its' customers will not fall for their ploy. This is a clear sign of EA testing the waters to see just h...
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Mon Mar 31, 2008 6:33 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: What game has caused you to utter the most profanity?
Replies: 421
Views: 42827

Re: What game has caused you to utter the most profanity?

N+ is a big one. I'm getting incredibly frustrating and the sad part is that I still have another 20 episodes to go.

I was considering cursing out Guitar Hero 3, but that just made me too indifferent to put effort into it to bother beating it fully on Expert.
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Mon Mar 31, 2008 12:38 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Assassin's Creed
Replies: 105
Views: 10892

Re: Assassins Creed

I liked the game, but considering I beat it in a week, I wouldn't consider it beyond a rental. It's fun, but sometimes doing everything before the assassination is just boring as hell. Only a few of the intelligence gathering memories were difficult enough to bother trying, and I felt that for a gam...
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Mon Mar 31, 2008 12:32 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What's in a name?
Replies: 249
Views: 21592

Re: What's in a name?

According to all the meanings put together, my name means I am an unnaturally pale crown-wearing man bringing the peace of God.

On a sidenote, Geoffrey was a variant of the name Godfrey, which means it's perfectly acceptable to call me God.
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Sat Mar 29, 2008 5:45 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Let's ruin songs with knowledge!
Replies: 782
Views: 68810

Re: Let's ruin songs with knowledge!

Billy, if I've learned anything, it's that telling people not to worry for you causes them to worry more. No wonder you have to keep repeating yourself. 'Leave me alone' tends to do the same thing. Similarly, we do not need your express written consent to offer you a second chance if we feel you are...
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Sat Mar 29, 2008 4:18 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Stupidity in Games
Replies: 46
Views: 7066

Re: Stupidity in Games

The AI in Mass Effect has a tendency to jump out in front of the wrong end of the gun. See: Oblivion.
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Sat Mar 29, 2008 4:06 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9384257

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

Traffic is always going 120 usually. Unless some dipstick is going 50, because they think 120 is too fast. I'm using it as a hypothetical. Since you like to have your 'traffic is always going 120,' then imagine the one guy going 140-150. I'm not speeding up for that jackass, and if he wants to get ...
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Sat Mar 29, 2008 3:53 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9384257

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

Also, drivers who speed up when you try and pass them, but slow down when you yield. I will do this if you have been humping my bumper for the last three miles. Fuck off . I'm trying to tell you to SPEED THE FUCK UP. You should be going with the flow of traffic. If traffic is going 120km/h you shou...
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Sat Mar 29, 2008 3:37 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9384257

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

Also, drivers who speed up when you try and pass them, but slow down when you yield. I will do this if you have been humping my bumper for the last three miles. Fuck off . RT: It may be my luck with doctors, but I'm sick of them not listening to what I'm actually saying. If I tell you that my probl...
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Fri Mar 28, 2008 5:26 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Optastic! - Glasses, Contact, and Your Crappy Vision
Replies: 185
Views: 16721

Re: Optastic! - Glasses, Contact, and Your Crappy Vision

To add, I have been wearing glasses for so long that if I take them off, I can still see a faint outline of the frames.

That happen to anyone else?
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Thu Mar 27, 2008 7:15 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9384257

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

RT: Sometimes, when I see the word magnetic, I see the world magical. This can make for some very interesting reading and mental images.
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Thu Mar 27, 2008 7:17 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Worst/Overrated books.
Replies: 753
Views: 285245

Re: Worst/Overrated books.

Malice wrote:I've said it before and I'll say it again: being forced to read books in school kills them.


Very true. I absolutely loathed Crime and Punishment when I was forced to read it, but now that I think I may understand it more, I'm somewhat eager to read it again to see if my opinion changes.
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Thu Mar 27, 2008 6:35 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Let's ruin songs with knowledge!
Replies: 782
Views: 68810

Re: Let's ruin songs with knowledge!

When it's 12:30, it is NOT 5:00 somewhere, because time zones are in 1 hour increments. Actually, there are several places that are half an hour out. I think Newfoundland is one. :oops: I did not know this. Newfoundland, Caracas, and Kabul. Kathmandu is actually GMT+5:45. I think there's three othe...
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Thu Mar 27, 2008 12:39 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Let's ruin songs with knowledge!
Replies: 782
Views: 68810

Re: Let's ruin songs with knowledge!

White man did come, but he came across an ocean, not a sea. While they brought pain and misery, they also brought alcohol, tobacco and horses.

Look, the last time we left you alone, there were accusations of molestation. Don't think we'll leave you alone again any time soon.
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Wed Mar 26, 2008 3:58 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Some Favorite Quotes (merged: Post-a-quote)
Replies: 467
Views: 55904

Re: Favorite Quote

One particular one that I find myself using recently is

"You have only truly lost when winning is more important than playing."
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Wed Mar 26, 2008 3:47 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Why You're Visited
Replies: 60
Views: 8172

Re: Unique Things You Own that You Don't Notice

The only thing I can think of is a pen made out of bullets from Vietnam. Two, in fact.
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Tue Mar 25, 2008 3:59 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Team Fortress 2
Replies: 4429
Views: 411410

Re: Team Fortress 2

There's been what I consider to be recurrent dickery when I've been playing recently, so I'll pose the question to everyone here. Camping in front of a spawn point, be it an engineer with a turret, a soldier that rockets anything that walks through, a demoman that sticky bombs the door and waits for...
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Mon Mar 24, 2008 1:02 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9384257

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

Not all at once.
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Mon Mar 24, 2008 12:20 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9384257

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

I cannot drink a twelve-pack of any carbonated beverage more than twice in a row. Or rather I can, just at a much slower rate. For example, I can drink two twelve-packs of Coke, but the next pack has to be something that isn't Coke. Pepsi, Sprite, Mountain Dew, Dr. Pepper, Root Beer, something that ...
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Sun Mar 23, 2008 8:09 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9384257

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

FT: I was dicking around on Google Earth a few minutes ago and plotted a route across major highways from Youngstown, OH, where my girlfriend lives, and my home. I did it all from a fairly zoomed out view where you could see both Ohio/Pennsylvania and most of Florida at once. Plotted my course, then...
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Sat Mar 22, 2008 9:58 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Catchphrases
Replies: 149
Views: 11421

Re: Catchphrases

I am going to cater to a stereotype here and say that my catchphrase is 'eh?'
by Dr. Canadian Ninja
Sat Mar 22, 2008 9:51 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9384257

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

FT: I have no idea why I am drawn to casinos. More so since until today, I've never been in one.

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