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by Hyphe
Mon Nov 29, 2010 12:15 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3488779

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

Plasmic-turtle, that sounds like a pretty awesome job! I shall add it to the list of unusual jobs I did not relly think about existing before. I got the cover-letter-addressing advice from a recruiter, when I first started applying for jobs, but I think I prefer the other suggestions... recruitment ...
by Hyphe
Sat Nov 27, 2010 11:12 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3488779

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

"Dear Sir" or "Dear Madam", if you know the gender of the person you are sending it to, or "Dear Sir/Madam" if you don't, is, I believe, the accepted standard.* (The issue with names is that most companies won't have just one person dealing with hiring, and the letter m...
by Hyphe
Fri Oct 22, 2010 6:40 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Carelessness? NOT CAR-LESS-NESS OKAY?
Replies: 64
Views: 6110

Re: Carlessness? NOT CARE-LESS-NESS OKAY?

I live in Slough, a reasonably sized town, but one that is attached to London via Heathrow Airport, so there is a lot of stuff here. It is not foot-friendly (the site says 72, but that seems to be because it thinks the massive industrial park across the road has shops in it I want to go to... I don'...
by Hyphe
Mon Oct 18, 2010 8:42 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3488779

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

Hi Jess! *waves* Thanks for the suggestions, guys, they're all really great! :) I had no idea it was an actual thing, I just thought I was wierd - it being hereditary really struck a chord, as my mother has been doing it all her life (not ending up with skin like hers is a big incentive to stop). I ...
by Hyphe
Fri Oct 15, 2010 9:59 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3488779

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

Woman thread, please help! I pick at my spots. Any zit, pimple, blackhead or bump will be scratched, squeezed, popped or dug out with great prejuduce. Even when I'm not thinking about it, even when nowhere near a mirror, my hands will just unconciously wander around my face until they find a bit tha...
by Hyphe
Thu Sep 16, 2010 10:18 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8248
Views: 1476989

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQ Thread - Queer Support!

... What? You want to screw them, but you don't... but you do? I do want to. :P At the end of day, hands and mouths are the same regardless of gender - as long as get turned on and enjoy it, I don't really mind if they look good or not. I only like the look of girls, but I'm just a bit... free and ...
by Hyphe
Wed Sep 15, 2010 9:47 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8248
Views: 1476989

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQ Thread - Queer Support!

I should stop falling for straight guys, 'cause it always ends in tears when I have to do the 'I really like you! But not in a physical way! I wanna screw you RIGHT NOW but I won't lie and say you're hawt!' thing. They never quite understand. :(
by Hyphe
Tue Jun 29, 2010 6:31 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9232911

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

I Am Raven wrote:RT: I have liqourice candy flavoured syrup for making drinks. :mrgreen:

Actual licorice flavour? I must be pointed towards this thing! :shock:
by Hyphe
Mon Jun 28, 2010 6:20 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9232911

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

Whelan wrote:I find scrambly egg is the best variety, although fried also works apparently.

Heresy! It has to be a fried egg with a runny yolk, to dip the chips and bacon in!
by Hyphe
Mon Jun 28, 2010 5:59 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9232911

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

I.. don't even know what most of those ingredients are. Ground turkey? Turkey bacon? What the hell kind of genetic experiments are you USians conducting over there?
by Hyphe
Fri Jun 25, 2010 6:49 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3488779

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - #sharkweek on irc.foonetic.ne

I'm a 36A (on cold days they're AA) and I get my bras from Marks & Spencers (and also a few prettier ones from New Look). It's hit and miss, since they don't seem to carry much stock, but they do do them, and yesterday I discovered M&S has an ordering-in policy, so you if you find one you li...
by Hyphe
Sat Jun 19, 2010 12:03 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8248
Views: 1476989

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQ Thread - Queer Support!

Well, I know where to get guy clothing from, and guy haircuts, and the importance of layering (I already have many vests and tshirts, yay for forgetful exes). But where can I get bindings/bandages from? I looked for cotton bandages, but the only ones I've found for sale are 1-2m long, too short to g...
by Hyphe
Wed Jun 02, 2010 7:38 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9232911

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

You, sir, name? wrote:Science can't rely on common sense because a lot of things that appear obvious are completely wrong. Like how anyone can see that the world clearly is flat.

Unless they are high up, or watching ships vanish over the horizon.

(How high up would one have to be, to be able to see the curvature?)
by Hyphe
Sat May 22, 2010 8:46 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: You gotta get into Dwarf Fortress if you haven't already.
Replies: 4596
Views: 701137

Re: You gotta get into Dwarf Fortress if you haven't already

I just carved out a doven z-level semi-spherical dining hall using controlled cave-ins. Expected side-effect: so much fun! Unexpected side-effect: Multi-coloured dining room floor! Totally unexpected result: no injuries! Awesome!
by Hyphe
Fri May 21, 2010 8:11 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3488779

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - #sharkweek on irc.foonetic.ne

I don't compliment people and I don't want them to compliment me. My appereance is not something that everyone automatically has the right to pass judgement on, be it good or bad. I have, on occasion, asked where someone has bought a certain item that I really liked; but that's not because I wanted ...
by Hyphe
Fri May 21, 2010 7:39 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9232911

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

Merrrr. I can't decide if I should go out on saturday for a mate's 18th. I'm worried that I'll be the one person who doesn't get into the club and forces everyone else to find something else to do. Damn lack of fake ID. Considering that fact that when I last saw you you still looked about 12, I'd s...
by Hyphe
Fri May 21, 2010 7:14 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3488779

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - #sharkweek on irc.foonetic.ne

*pulls big lever to change the direction of the thread* My uterus is an unhappy one. Normally the cramps-that-stop-me-from-walking fall on a Saturday so no-one really knows about it but they've snuck up on me early this month and I have to take the day off today. I am dreading it - I am convinced th...
by Hyphe
Fri May 21, 2010 6:56 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: People who're just...a little...bit...slower than...the rest
Replies: 23
Views: 1770

Re: People who're just...a little...bit...slower than...the

There are also hearing disorders that can cause it, the most common of which is minor hearing loss. I want to second this. Just because someone can't understand you perfectly first time doesn't mean they are 'slow' or disabled in some way. I have terrible trouble on the phone, and a degree of troub...
by Hyphe
Tue Apr 13, 2010 6:33 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3488779

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - #sharkweek on irc.foonetic.ne

So, I had my three month review today, where it became suddenly very obvious that I was only hired onto the devteam because I'm a girl. Thankfully I'm more than capable enough to to do the job anyway. *grumble*. Also one of the top bosses mentioned idly that I'm very distinctive. When I asked why, h...
by Hyphe
Mon Apr 12, 2010 9:40 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2814947

Re: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out

Hurrah! Will you be having my corpse with ninja sauce, too?
by Hyphe
Mon Apr 12, 2010 9:12 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2814947

Re: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out

I bought a whole chicken, because the whole free-range corn-fed chickins were on offer and thus cheaper than two bits of run-of-the-mill breast meat. And then I spent an hour chopping it into nice cuts and admiring how amazing bodies are (legs! They bend and flex! Have you ever thought about just ho...
by Hyphe
Sat Apr 10, 2010 9:05 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9232911

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

This is England! We don't have proms! We have dances! You kids nowadays and your americanisms... *shakes fist and grumbles*

I'm not jealous I never went to 'prom' or dances are whathavous when I was younger. Honest I'm not.
by Hyphe
Sat Apr 10, 2010 9:03 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13421
Views: 1749162

Re: Today I Learned

*Everything* about The Cat is wierd. You learn to ignore it after a while.

TIL that badgers can be threatening. :P
by Hyphe
Sat Apr 10, 2010 2:11 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9232911

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

Yes you can. What if it lands on it's side? What about the possibility of it not landing at all?
by Hyphe
Wed Apr 07, 2010 9:02 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3533931

Re: Rant Thread - The Spates of Wrath

I think she's angry.
by Hyphe
Sun Mar 28, 2010 8:14 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3533931

Re: Rant Thread - The Spates of Wrath

Properly made jam can stay warm for quite a long time before it goes fuzzy (and almost indefinatly if left sealed). Hence the term 'preserve' - it was invented in the days before recoldinators, after all. Not that properly made jam seems to exist anymore. The stuff they make nowadays is always waay ...
by Hyphe
Sun Mar 28, 2010 12:54 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9232911

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

I'm too hungry to go to bed but it's too late to cook anything. I don't even have any potato waffles!
by Hyphe
Tue Mar 16, 2010 8:37 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9232911

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

Also, AARRGHGHGH I'm supposed to be doing project work. Stop distracting me, internet! *dances with you* The Slip is one I haven't listened to yet! I adore everything Mr Reznor has ever done but I just cannot keep up and I always end up missing things. Also, not much of his stuff is on Spotify. Als...
by Hyphe
Tue Mar 16, 2010 8:18 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9232911

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

Mighty Jalapeno wrote:FT: When I'm massively sleep-deprived, Nine Inch Nails music makes sense.

NIN makes sense to me most of the time.... I know I don't get good sleep but I didn't think I was that bad :S

*sings*
by Hyphe
Sat Mar 13, 2010 11:58 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: [UK] London - http://fourquartersbar.co.uk
Replies: 1549
Views: 439970

Re: [UK] London - Home of Literature, Time, & the Black Deat

I'm going! I'll be bringing my girlfriend and my fella too, hopefully. :D
by Hyphe
Thu Mar 11, 2010 11:48 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3488779

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - #sharkweek on irc.foonetic.ne

FWIW, I've found the menfolk to be mostly curious rather than squicked out. The only negative responses I've ever heard are from prissy girls and old people who don't think such things should be mentioned in public.
by Hyphe
Thu Mar 11, 2010 11:11 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Post Your Fez: The Hat Thread
Replies: 145
Views: 14285

Re: Post Your Fez: The Hat Thread

Give me back my trilby, clone. >|
by Hyphe
Sun Feb 28, 2010 6:08 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: My Mom is AWESOME
Replies: 32
Views: 4559

Re: My Mom is AWESOME

My mother's awesome 'cause she didn't terminate me, way back when. She turned around at the last possible minute and decided to keep me. That's pretty awesome in my book. My dad is awesome too. He got a terrible education, struggled with dyslexia, dropped out of school, did ten thousand and one diff...
by Hyphe
Sat Feb 27, 2010 9:05 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9232911

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

You, sir! You've switched your avatar back! Now I can recognise you again, hurrah!
by Hyphe
Sat Feb 27, 2010 8:46 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3488779

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - #sharkweek on irc.foonetic.net

I feel very lucky. I'm all right saying no now, I don't feel bad about it at all. I suspect the main reason for getting past this is having a wonderful loving caring man who also says "no" reasonably often. Hearing someone else say it, and realising that my reaction wasn't nega...
by Hyphe
Wed Feb 24, 2010 9:11 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9232911

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

More laser beams? ALSO: I am eating spaghetti bolognese using beef mince that I am suspicious of. It is two days or so from it's Best Before date, but it wasn't as red as mince usually is. I AM TAKING MY LIFE IN MY HANDS HERE, PEOPLE It's fine, it just means it's started to oxidise a bit, most like...
by Hyphe
Mon Feb 22, 2010 7:58 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9232911

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

It Should Be Real wrote:Hey.
You guys.

I was born 14 days after Jurassic Park was released, and I'm old enough that the government trust me to drive a car now.

Liar! You can't drive a car at all (and I thought the age limit was 17 over here anyway?).

You'd best not learn to drive before I do, young lady. :evil:
by Hyphe
Sat Feb 20, 2010 6:40 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9232911

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (Random like the plague)

My clone and I are stuck in Maidenhead! All our buses went missing andnow we are sat in a cafe waiting for someone to save us D:
by Hyphe
Fri Dec 25, 2009 6:53 pm UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Coding: Fleeting Thoughts
Replies: 9990
Views: 2009533

Re: Coding: Fleeting Thoughts

I know. :cry: I've spent most of my life playing about idly with many lanuages, but not actually learning them properly, so I guess I don't consider it unreadable, just... nowhere near as good as Ruby. Blah. I have clearly been spoilt.
by Hyphe
Fri Dec 25, 2009 6:26 pm UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Coding: Fleeting Thoughts
Replies: 9990
Views: 2009533

Re: Coding: Fleeting Thoughts

Python: It's... uh, not as good as Ruby. :| I'm wondering if there's actaully any benefit to picking up Python, or if I should just toddle along with what I know and adore. Does it do things Ruby can't, that make up for the (seemingly complete) absence of readability and documentation? Would I be be...

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