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by Yoshisummons
Tue Sep 03, 2013 5:24 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: In other news... (humorous news items)
Replies: 15152
Views: 2667622

Re: In other news... (humorous news items, etc)

Slacktivist's Dream: Board Member 1: "Oh noes!" The old fat cat on the executive board says to the fellow council board members. "xMLGxNoScopeHaxCox543 tweeted at our companies tweeter account that we made as a low-cost investment for garnering a fan-base with little to no effort on o...
by Yoshisummons
Fri Aug 30, 2013 5:50 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: DNA, gene modifications...how do they do it?
Replies: 11
Views: 3379

Re: DNA, gene modifications...how do they do it?

Your concern with the altered cells not being the majority of the desired organism/organ is why scientists tend to alter the genes of lab animals in the early stages (like the zygote stage etc.) because then the daughter cells will hopefully carry the gene you want(why try to modify the countless ce...
by Yoshisummons
Fri Aug 30, 2013 1:22 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3532109

Re: Pant Thread (because we need more panting)

Seriously screw inadequacy! Get woken up by my sister at 2:30am in the morning(went to bed at 12) because she got a virus on her comp(she was watching a fan subbed Fairy Tale/Tail). She tells me it took over the screen and ctrl-alt-del did not work and she just yanked the power plug, upon questionin...
by Yoshisummons
Fri Aug 23, 2013 6:22 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Ballmer stepping down as CEO of Microsoft
Replies: 85
Views: 15891

Re: Ballmer stepping down as CEO of Microsoft

But why settle for market average when you could be "Apple Average!"
by Yoshisummons
Fri Aug 23, 2013 5:20 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Children's Suffrage
Replies: 233
Views: 75086

Re: Children's Suffrage

You mean giving them a taste of their own medicine? I thought the whole point of giving the individual adult the ability to vote was so that they could vote with whatever interests/values they personally have and to have that be independent from what values the Government/Husbands/Society/Colleges t...
by Yoshisummons
Wed Aug 21, 2013 5:06 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Specific Rim
Replies: 121
Views: 35185

Re: Specific Rim

Diadem also neglected(now I feel bad because it was a very wonderful post) that the concentration of the actual isotope U-235 is important to making the stuff go *nuclear* compressing 35kg of 97-99% U-235 with explosives(ie: actual nuclear bombs) is very different from using the fuel of nuclear powe...
by Yoshisummons
Wed Aug 21, 2013 4:29 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: X-Com: UFO Defense / UFO: Enemy Unknown
Replies: 456
Views: 141065

Re: X-Com: UFO Defense / UFO: Enemy Unknown

Well finally we get an answer to the question Care the article has embedded autoplay vods from within the Deep . More than double the maps! Hooray!Everyone is not American or your regional equivalent! A seemingly third enemy faction! Probably renegade who-mans A new soldier class! Hooray! That requi...
by Yoshisummons
Mon Aug 05, 2013 8:17 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: In other news... (humorous news items)
Replies: 15152
Views: 2667622

Re: In other news... (humorous news items, etc)

SlyReaper wrote:I know if that happened to me, I'd be scared shitless.


Then at least you'd be in the right place for it.
by Yoshisummons
Mon Aug 05, 2013 7:04 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Is a previous spacefaring species on Earth possible?
Replies: 102
Views: 32487

Re: Is a previous spacefaring species on Earth possible?

Pro-tip: Don't use the phrase "Real Science" and especially don't treat the phrasing as something to adhere/love/admire/hold to.
The two most popular thought experiments that you should probably take a gander at.
Plinkett Equation
Fermi Paradox
by Yoshisummons
Fri Jul 26, 2013 5:57 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: X-Com: UFO Defense / UFO: Enemy Unknown
Replies: 456
Views: 141065

Re: X-Com: UFO Defense / UFO: Enemy Unknown

Hmm lets see, there is the one where the aliens will cascade trigger on the graveyard map that is often used for bomb missions. There is the one where on the highway construction site with the bus in the back(you know the one) where by standing on the small elevated curb with the fire hydrant makes ...
by Yoshisummons
Fri Jul 26, 2013 1:10 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: X-Com: UFO Defense / UFO: Enemy Unknown
Replies: 456
Views: 141065

Re: X-Com: UFO Defense / UFO: Enemy Unknown

The first two months are the "do or die" part of Iron-maning on impossible since they're the months on when you rely on the "coin flips" the most "OK Jim you got this, Tim blew up the mind melding sectoid's cover and you got a 82% shot *miss*, fucking hell Jim". Though ...
by Yoshisummons
Sat Jul 20, 2013 2:52 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Stars and Inmortality
Replies: 11
Views: 5543

Re: Stars and Inmortality

Majority of people will just be un-clicked hyperlinks in the future internet collective regardless of naming people after stars, what with the increasing demand on human attention spans. There are already more books than one could read, more stuff on YouTube than a lifetime of watching. The only per...
by Yoshisummons
Wed Jul 17, 2013 7:39 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: In other news... (humorous news items)
Replies: 15152
Views: 2667622

Re: In other news... (humorous news items, etc)

I have no idea what he'll do, but what ever it is. Jesse and Crendor will be on the case!
by Yoshisummons
Mon Jul 15, 2013 3:26 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9228291

Re: unhatched fishes and turtle excluding devices

...let's not get started on the other -mancies either. Necromancy's acceptable - mostly due to the historic context of people actually trying that shit, but Cyromancy (fortune telling via ice) or Pyromancy (As you said, not fire, but either way it's fortune telling via some fucked up chemical react...
by Yoshisummons
Mon Jul 15, 2013 2:08 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Under the Dame
Replies: 26
Views: 7037

Re: Under the Dome

To be honest it wouldn't be a long show if they could just dig their way out.
by Yoshisummons
Fri Jul 12, 2013 6:57 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9228291

Re: unhatched fishes and turtle excluding devices

If you are indeed taking it upon yourself to get him into reading I'd suggest finding subjects he's into (The Scyphozoa's suggestion automatically wins because fuck yea dinosaurs!) and merely giving him the book(s) won't cut it believe me I tried. If he's around long enough maybe read it with him or...
by Yoshisummons
Thu Jul 11, 2013 6:29 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: In other news... (humorous news items)
Replies: 15152
Views: 2667622

Re: In other news... (humorous news items, etc)

Is the joke that puns are often considered low brow humor?
by Yoshisummons
Sat Jul 06, 2013 5:17 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9228291

Re: unhatched fishes and turtle excluding devices

Or see it used in history text books as a symbol for the stupid ages.
by Yoshisummons
Tue Jun 25, 2013 1:11 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: TRIGGER WARNING: OPINION YOU PROBABLY DON'T SHARE
Replies: 15
Views: 3277

Re: TRIGGER WARNING: OPINION YOU PROBABLY DON'T SHARE

Because as we all know, in order to get a opinion across on these forums, you have to post a brand new thread about the thing you claim wastes everyone's time and then be sure to post it in all caps.
Regardless of whether or not you like them just don't be a dick about it.
by Yoshisummons
Tue Jun 18, 2013 4:51 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I Shouldn't Have To Say This
Replies: 2609
Views: 392118

Re: I Shouldn't Have To Say This

He would even wash your hands and feet beforehand.
by Yoshisummons
Sun Jun 09, 2013 4:13 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Most excellent times
Replies: 5132
Views: 913516

Re: Awesome Thread: awesome

The first time I used that name was 10 years ago on a runescape account and I've grown too fond of it to ever use another one. Lol same! Except 7 years instead of 10, and I chose it because I had no idea what name to take, so I typed in a random word. It was taken, so it suggested adding a number a...
by Yoshisummons
Sun Jun 02, 2013 8:25 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Could we terraform Mars?
Replies: 7
Views: 4905

Re: Could we teraform Mars?

Izzy is talking about Designing a (Totally) self sufficient Mars colony and Human settlement on mars? what do you think? more specifically. The gravity is 40% Earth standard I believe, so a lot of it might go off into space before it can pressurize? If humans managed to create a martian atmosphere o...
by Yoshisummons
Thu May 30, 2013 6:05 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Grouping classes in school by personality profile
Replies: 38
Views: 18935

Re: Grouping classes in school by personality profile

One thing that responders seem to be assuming is that personality types would all be grouped together. That may be the simplest way of applying personality information, but I don't think that is the only way to use personality information to try to imporve the academic experience. For instance, a f...
by Yoshisummons
Tue May 21, 2013 5:53 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9228291

Re: unwashed dishes and toilet paper tubes

I feel bad that I didn't remembered what a date was last night but instantly recalled it this morning, and first(and last time) I had a date it was so minty I nearly gagged(the fruit).
by Yoshisummons
Mon May 20, 2013 5:53 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: 400 ppm of CO2 recorded at Mauna Loa
Replies: 134
Views: 18752

Re: 400 ppm of CO2 recorded at Mauna Loa

Soap Operas and stable are two things that don't really fit with each other. Didn't he in Superfreakonomics talked about injecting Sulfur Dioxide into the upper atmosphere in the poles? Ah here is a short discussion about it. http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=121119761
by Yoshisummons
Wed May 15, 2013 5:52 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Designing a (Totally) self sufficient Mars colony
Replies: 245
Views: 39299

Re: Designing a (Totally) self sufficient Mars colony

I can see it now, a mmo titled "Mar's Garden" where you grind tending the plant life to pimp out your rover with neon colors to impress all the other rovers shortly before a handful trolls/griefers pop the greenhouse wall :evil:.
by Yoshisummons
Wed May 15, 2013 1:54 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: 400 ppm of CO2 recorded at Mauna Loa
Replies: 134
Views: 18752

Re: 400 ppm of CO2 recorded at Mauna Loa

Well it does feel a bit dickish to subsidize living in floodplains/coasts susceptible to flooding and rises in sea level when we're reasonably expecting sea level to rise. When instead we could subsidize living further inland so we don't have to get everyone to move out of the now coastal areas when...
by Yoshisummons
Tue May 14, 2013 8:05 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: In other news... (humorous news items)
Replies: 15152
Views: 2667622

Re: In other news... (humorous news items, etc)

Yar me hearties! There be booty in that there file!

Any who, Jailed Killer Sues Court To Get A Playstation.
by Yoshisummons
Sat May 11, 2013 1:30 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: 400 ppm of CO2 recorded at Mauna Loa
Replies: 134
Views: 18752

Re: 400 ppm of CO2 recorded at Mauna Loa

What Corruptuser said and the lack of example leaded by the USA to lower emissions only enables growing countries like China and India to be the largest gains in Co2 emission in the coming years. So in other words, anyone has popcorn?
by Yoshisummons
Tue Apr 30, 2013 7:05 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: In other news... (humorous news items)
Replies: 15152
Views: 2667622

Re: In other news... (humorous news items, etc)

Buying used games would not be a problem if it was worse than buying it full priced (when was the last time you bought a used car that worked as good as brand new). I think problem for the high piracy rate is the low re-playability of the game, I mean it'd make a fun couple hours of dicking around v...
by Yoshisummons
Tue Apr 30, 2013 6:21 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Animal Rights Activists Trash Italian Lab
Replies: 170
Views: 17726

Re: Animal Rights Activists Trash Italian Lab

No way does copper look better, the Statue of Liberty has just a better marketing team.

OT: Sad thing to see people take decisive actions that do nothing but hinder the dialogue.
by Yoshisummons
Thu Apr 25, 2013 1:52 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: The Oblivion movie Thread: Spoilers Welcome
Replies: 56
Views: 24631

Re: The Oblivion movie Thread: Spoilers Welcome

Maybe I missed it but did they give any reason as to why water on earth is so special in comparison to Europa or Enceladus?
by Yoshisummons
Tue Apr 09, 2013 8:34 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: NASA plans to rassle an asteroid
Replies: 87
Views: 9927

Re: NASA plans to rassle an asteroid

Ah the old saying, if it's worth doing, it's worth overdoing. Surely the point of putting it in orbit of the moon is so if they mess up it won't hit anything of value ex: The Hubble Space Telescope. Even if the odds are low.
by Yoshisummons
Tue Apr 09, 2013 8:31 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Transsexual man admits 'tricking' 2 girls into sex
Replies: 342
Views: 30664

Re: Transsexual man admits 'tricking' 2 girls into sex

How did the underage girls not recognize that the penis in question was a sex toy instead of being a fake? Or are sex toys that accurate? Edit: Since there was no trial, very few details about how it all happened seem to have come out. We don't even know if they did think it was a penis; HE may hav...
by Yoshisummons
Tue Apr 09, 2013 8:11 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Transsexual man admits 'tricking' 2 girls into sex
Replies: 342
Views: 30664

Re: Transsexual man admits 'tricking' 2 girls into sex

How did the underage girls not recognize that the penis in question was a sex toy instead of being a fake? Or are sex toys that accurate?
by Yoshisummons
Tue Apr 09, 2013 7:46 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: NASA plans to rassle an asteroid
Replies: 87
Views: 9927

Re: NASA plans to rassle an asteroid

I always loved how the Bond villains always asked below the actual cost of setting up the extortion scenario, gave it a cartoony vibe. Perhaps they considered extortion to be its own reward? [link]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tWYCS6k1IOA[/link] OT: Might as well be sooner rather than later I gues...

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