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Out of the Blue

The storm that hit yesterday wasn't as bad here as elsewhere, just some rain and snow, though there are reports of deaths associated with this, so we were obviously lucky, and our thoughts are with those less fortunate. Today is the third day of Christmas, which will explain things if your true love just gifted you with three French hens, two turtle doves and a, well you know. It also seems exceedingly quiet for game news, so while I was planning on doing another full roundup at the end of the day, there may not be much happening, so we'll just play it by ear. It seems likely things may not pick up again until after the new year. We shall see.

R.I.P.: Gerry Anderson, Thunderbirds creator, dies.

Three French Links: Thanks Ant and Acleacius.
Play: Uphill Rush 5.
Scribbles.
Science: Scientists to Seek Clues in Genome of Gunman in Newtown, Conn. Thanks j.c.f.
Link between pot, psychosis goes both ways in kids. Thanks Slashdot.
Media: James Bond 007: Movie Deathmatch. Thanks nin.
Least Viral Videos of 2012.
The Black Hole. Thanks The Flying Penguin.

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25. Re: Out of the Blue Dec 28, 2012, 23:21 Creston
 
jimnms wrote on Dec 28, 2012, 13:26:
xXBatmanXx wrote on Dec 28, 2012, 10:08:
Anyone notice that 617MB update for Fallout New Vegas?

Mine showed 9.2GB, but paused itself after 350MB. When I clicked resume, it immediately jumped to finished. A lot of people on the forums said the same thing happened to them.

I compared the "updated" FNV dir to the one on my backup drive, and it looks like it just re-downloaded the DLC files. They were exactly the same, except the time stamp was newer.

Fucking fantastic. Nothing like making people on caps (or slow ass connections) just redownload nearly a gig of data for no fucking reason! WOO!

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