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by Zorlin
Sun Apr 18, 2010 4:53 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Sonoma CA seperates elderly gay couple and takes their stuff
Replies: 33
Views: 5679

Sonoma CA seperates elderly gay couple and takes their stuff

Source: http://www.bilerico.com/2010/04/sonoma_county_ca_separates_elderly_gay_couple_and.php Clay and his partner of 20 years, Harold, lived in California. Clay and Harold made diligent efforts to protect their legal rights, and had their legal paperwork in place--wills, powers of attorney, and med...
by Zorlin
Mon Mar 29, 2010 7:13 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Nathan Fillion's New Series: Castle
Replies: 320
Views: 142301

Re: Nathan Fillion's New Series: Castle

SPOILER'D for the most recent episode:
Spoiler:
Holy shit. Beckett can't die, can she? I'm pretty sure the writers will find a way out of this one, unless they want to make Fillion Castle the main chacter.
by Zorlin
Sat Mar 27, 2010 11:34 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: The Perry Bible Fellowship goes dark, dies unsung
Replies: 23
Views: 5183

Re: The Perry Bible Fellowship goes dark, dies unsung

Aaaand the domain is back.

Dates: Created 23-mar-2005 Updated 24-mar-2010 Expires 23-mar-2011
by Zorlin
Sat Mar 27, 2010 7:15 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8248
Views: 1471325

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQ Thread - Queer Support!

Okay. I don't want to flood the thread with wangst, especially when it's stupid minor shit, and normally I'd talk to ouch.jars' real-life incarnation, but it'd be awkward 'cos he knows the person. I've spoilered it so you don't have to listen to my drivel but I'm rambling so please don't read the s...
by Zorlin
Sat Mar 27, 2010 5:31 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Jetpacks soon to be a semi-affordable reality
Replies: 118
Views: 8247

Re: Jetpacks soon to be a semi-affordable reality

Wired says it, so it is so!

"NASA's Puffin Is Way Cooler Than a Jetpack"
http://www.wired.com/autopia/2010/01/nasa-puffin/
by Zorlin
Thu Mar 11, 2010 2:37 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Hugs!
Replies: 30338
Views: 1753106

Re: Hugs!

HarleyQuinn wrote:*hugs Max*
Fix'd.
~~>

Pretty. *glomp*
by Zorlin
Sun Feb 28, 2010 9:05 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Ubisoft's Online Services Platform: Works best with ISDN
Replies: 82
Views: 13306

Re: Ubisoft's Online Services Platform: Works best with ISDN

Xeio wrote:There is something to be said for time effective DRM, and that's really what Ubisoft is going for here.

If that's what they're aiming for, they're kinda fucking everyone over in the process.
by Zorlin
Sun Feb 28, 2010 9:03 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Ubisoft's Online Services Platform: Works best with ISDN
Replies: 82
Views: 13306

Re: Ubisoft's Online Services Platform: Works best with ISDN

Game_boy: Yeah, pretty much this. With Steam I have the benefit of knowing my whole game library is accessible from anywhere with a password and a given length of time, decent internet connection and some patience, as opposed to "NO YOU CAN ONLY HAVE IT ON ONE COMPUTERS AND YOU SUCK" I've ...
by Zorlin
Sun Feb 28, 2010 4:39 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Ubisoft's Online Services Platform: Works best with ISDN
Replies: 82
Views: 13306

Re: Ubisoft's Online Services Platform: Works best with ISDN

except... the people who were going to buy it in the first week (your "90%") were going to buy it anyway.
by Zorlin
Sat Feb 27, 2010 2:22 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Music And Gaming Festival, Jan 1-4 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 2074

Re: Music And Gaming Festival, Jan 1-4 2010

Video was win but felt way too scripted at times.
by Zorlin
Fri Feb 26, 2010 1:55 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Hugs!
Replies: 30338
Views: 1753106

Re: Hugs!

HarleyQuinn wrote:LOOK WHAT I DID TO MY SHOE
Image
*hugs*

Barbara, that is fucking ridiculawesome. <3
by Zorlin
Sun Feb 21, 2010 8:54 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9206440

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

I have my avatar back! SQUEE!

I didn't have it for ages because I'm far too lazy for my own good.
by Zorlin
Sun Feb 21, 2010 8:52 am UTC
Forum: Your art and links
Topic: xkcd torrents
Replies: 19
Views: 14991

Re: xkcd torrents

bigglesworth wrote:Interesting idea.
Boredom tends to lead to those. It also keeps me in the habit of releasing something every couple of weeks, even if it isn't non-xkcd related CC content.
by Zorlin
Sun Feb 21, 2010 8:40 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 3024921

Re: Postify your facerity

Since I haven't posted to the thread for a while, here you go.

Image
by Zorlin
Sat Feb 20, 2010 8:05 am UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: Math identification
Replies: 9
Views: 1228

Re: Math identification

:| So the shirt is a way of pissing off people who actually know what it is about, and/or making me look like a dick?

Why thank you, Department of Education of Western Australia! <3

[although I suppose it makes sense for light to be interacting with a sphere if we're discussing Earth]
by Zorlin
Sat Feb 20, 2010 6:31 am UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: Math identification
Replies: 9
Views: 1228

Math identification

Hello! So... I have this shirt. http://svngaming.com/benji2113/personal/xkcd-2010/thread56714/B-Shirt1.jpg I like this shirt. A lot. However, I feel kind of like a dick for wearing it without knowing what mathematics it actually depicts. I'd like some help identifying it and hell, possibly understan...
by Zorlin
Sat Feb 20, 2010 4:11 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Looking for a particular comic
Replies: 12
Views: 728

Re: Looking for a particular comic

Here's a pro-tip, though unrelated: use Oh No Robot to find individual comics. :)
by Zorlin
Fri Feb 19, 2010 3:35 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: The Great (INTERNATIONAL!) Seattle Meetup of 2010: June 12th
Replies: 164
Views: 30676

Re: The Great (National!) Seattle Meetup of 2010: June 12th

But it's easy to tell who I am! The floating choir of non-existent angels singing around me should give it away.
by Zorlin
Thu Feb 18, 2010 5:52 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: The Great (INTERNATIONAL!) Seattle Meetup of 2010: June 12th
Replies: 164
Views: 30676

Re: The Great (National!) Seattle Meetup of 2010: June 12th

Now, time to put on my srs face. Sky High are slightly paranoid. They require you to fill out this form if you are are under the age of 17 and/or do not have photo ID. http://sea.jumpskyhigh.com/downloads/Liability_Waiver_Washington.pdf It's pretty simple, but it's easier to fill out and get signed ...
by Zorlin
Thu Feb 18, 2010 7:17 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: The Great (INTERNATIONAL!) Seattle Meetup of 2010: June 12th
Replies: 164
Views: 30676

Re: Great Seattle Meetup of 2010: June 12th

Yup, I'm in, and very very excited. Consider me a confirmed guest. This meetup is also Kind of a Big Deal. The three out-of-staters are flying in specifically for the meetup, and would really really like this to be as huge and inclusive as possible. I. shall. be. meeting. you. I will move like, mou...
by Zorlin
Tue Feb 16, 2010 6:53 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9206440

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

Keybounce wrote:Well, it seems that you read it, and cared enough to respond, so ...

wait a sec ... does that mean I'm a fool? :-)

It quite possibly does. I was actually ripping on myself, but hey.
by Zorlin
Tue Feb 16, 2010 5:31 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9206440

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

Keybounce wrote:Why does this thread keep growing?
because narcissistic fools keep believing others read it and care. :D
by Zorlin
Tue Feb 16, 2010 8:27 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9206440

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

and to you, although I seriously doubt you'd ever visit here, I'm sorry that we completely removed each other from our now-separate lives, and that I expected things would be fine and awesome when we returned.

actually, hell, that applies to two of you.
by Zorlin
Tue Feb 16, 2010 6:30 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9206440

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

I feel it needs to be said. I'm sorry. [But I want something far different from you, Reclaimer. Atonement. ] Truth be told, I wasn't expecting anything when I said what I said. I meant every word, but I wouldn't have blamed you if you didn't care or hated me for what I'd said. I have to wonder what ...
by Zorlin
Tue Feb 16, 2010 4:17 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9206440

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

i fucked up. in one of the biggest ways possible. fuck you, subconscious. why do I ignore you so often? why do you know what's best for me? why can't I be a coherent whole? and why do i hide what i'm truly feeling, even from myself? how in the hell can I confuse something powerful with something so ...
by Zorlin
Wed Feb 03, 2010 5:16 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Movie night.
Replies: 511
Views: 77028

Re: Movie night.

Over 6 years later (2010-2016!)... Movie Night is back! Scroll down or click here.
by Zorlin
Mon Feb 01, 2010 3:17 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Movie night.
Replies: 511
Views: 77028

Re: Movie night.

e^iπ+1=0 wrote:
HarleyQuinn wrote:The Truman Show!
Seconded

Thirded. Next session is scheduled for 6/2.
by Zorlin
Mon Jan 25, 2010 5:57 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Movie night.
Replies: 511
Views: 77028

Re: Movie night.

Okay - both sessions now take place on Saturday, 9PM UTC and 9PM EST.

If it sucks like that, I'm sorry. Karaoke night will stay on Thursday.
by Zorlin
Mon Jan 25, 2010 12:13 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Engineers 'can learn from slime'
Replies: 18
Views: 2093

Re: Engineers 'can learn from slime'

Engineers learning from slime is far less scary than the reverse.
by Zorlin
Sun Jan 24, 2010 11:01 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: The Great (INTERNATIONAL!) Seattle Meetup of 2010: June 12th
Replies: 164
Views: 30676

Re: The Great (National!) Seattle Meetup of 2010: June 12th

It is worth noting that Sky High requires that you bring ID of some kind if you are over 17 (might be 18), and permission to jump if you are under that.

I know this because we got rejected once. :(
by Zorlin
Fri Jan 22, 2010 7:57 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Google to Reconsider Chinese "Approach"
Replies: 132
Views: 13984

Re: Google to Reconsider Chinese "Approach"

Still looking at double-digit percentages of the US male population, especially during hunting season. I do not know a single person who regularly uses a firearm, hunting season or not. I know plenty that own them. I think there's a lot of variation state-to-state, but here in Washington it'd be al...
by Zorlin
Fri Jan 22, 2010 7:08 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Google to Reconsider Chinese "Approach"
Replies: 132
Views: 13984

Re: Google to Reconsider Chinese "Approach"

No, because the people of the united states keep and bear arms. Also, national guard. And how many regularly train with their arms? Guns are next to useless if you don't know how to use one, and to use them effectively you need to be training on at least a monthly basis. In fact, being untrained wi...
by Zorlin
Fri Jan 22, 2010 1:16 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Karaoke night!
Replies: 18
Views: 4843

Re: Karaoke night!

Karaoke night modes (subject to change at any time, due to factors such as Wings' indecisiveness): "pass-at-will" - the person who "has the mic" chooses the next participant at a time that suits them. "pass-length-X" - the person who "has the mic" chooses the ...
by Zorlin
Fri Jan 22, 2010 12:28 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Movie night.
Replies: 511
Views: 77028

Re: Movie night.

Thanks everyone for a massively successful movie night last night. On a heavier note, though: Sorry for any inconvenience that it causes, but there are some changes happening to the structure of movie night. Session "2" (9pm EST) is now becoming Session 1, and the 9pm UTC session is moving...
by Zorlin
Wed Jan 20, 2010 9:20 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Movie night.
Replies: 511
Views: 77028

Re: Movie night.

Currently happenings! Movie: Iron Giant.

We're about 10 minutes in, but you're welcome to jump in if you like. Session 2 starts at 9pm EST today.
by Zorlin
Tue Jan 19, 2010 9:04 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Intelligence in a vacuum
Replies: 6
Views: 1482

Re: Intelligence in a vacuum

Intelligence in a vacuum? That sounds like a certain large company near where I live.
by Zorlin
Tue Jan 19, 2010 3:44 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Nerdfighters?
Replies: 42
Views: 8003

Re: Nerdfighters?

Cristina, your avatar makes me smile.

:shock:
by Zorlin
Sun Jan 17, 2010 9:31 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Movie night.
Replies: 511
Views: 77028

Re: Movie night. Land Before Time 9PM UTC, 9 PM EST wed.

I recommend Iron Giant and Airplane!
by Zorlin
Sun Jan 17, 2010 4:15 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Buying a domain name
Replies: 13
Views: 1527

Re: Buying a domain name

If you've got the cash, you can't go wrong with Dreamweaver for creating / maintaing your site, though I'm assuming that might be a little over your level for now and outta your price range. Nothing beats free, and well, Notepad is free. NO NO NO NO NO. Dreamweaver has been steadily going downhill ...

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