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Real Name John Prezioso   
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Signed On May 24, 2003, 03:25
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News Comments > Gatherings & Competitions
12. Re: Gatherings & Competitions Oct 15, 2013, 12:13 Prez
 
qsto wrote on Oct 15, 2013, 11:58:
No love for Outlast?

Haven't tried it yet.
 
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News Comments > Gatherings & Competitions
5. Re: Gatherings & Competitions Oct 15, 2013, 10:23 Prez
 
I'd say either Amnesia or Clive Barker's Undying (if you can still find a copy and get it working on Windows 7)  
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
99. Re: Internet abandons the US Oct 15, 2013, 08:49 Prez
 
I also find it hilarious that the folks on the left who always argue the liberal view in these threads on BN always claim they're not liberal, you do it, beamer does it, you're both full of shit and it's obvious.

Still with the labels? Why not argue the point itself made by the individual, not the "typical liberal" or "typical conservative" point that he or she may not have even made? People can come to similar viewpoints by way of vastly different thought processes. We really need to get past the labels and other means by which we try to discredit a person before even hearing and understanding what they are saying. Otherwise what is the point of these threads at all?

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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
69. Re: Morning Metaverse Oct 14, 2013, 20:26 Prez
 
I'm a little surprised to see Blue link to such a politically charged topic as "Obamacare", but hey, it's his site.

I have deliberately remained mostly ignorant on the ACA so I could see for myself what it entailed instead of having someone else explain their version of the truth of it to me. Honestly, from what I've seen so far my reaction is one of "THIS is what the fuss is all about?" I assumed when the talking heads were calling it socialized medicine that it would mean free health care for those without jobs wholly subsidized by those of us with jobs. Instead it sounds like just any other plan from any other insurance company only with the Federal Government as the administrator. "But Prez, it's forcing companies to provide its full-time employees with healthcare!" To which I say, "And...? That's a bad thing how exactly?" Uninsured people are one of the things that drives the cost of healthcare for everyone - imagine if there were fewer uninsured people!

You can say that the government mandating things to corporations is anti-capitalist and that may be so, but before government regulation of corporations started factory workers who died at their machines from being over-worked and under- nourished were simply pushed out of the way to make room for a live worker to work the machine. Ah the good ole early 1900's, dontcha miss 'em? Corporations have repeatedly shown that often the only way they will do the right thing is if they are made to. So while I am pro-Capitalist in the general sense, the need for government mandates and regulation is obvious to me. Enron and Worldcom anyone?

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News Comments > Steam Top 10
10. Re: Steam Top 10 Oct 13, 2013, 21:14 Prez
 
nin wrote on Oct 13, 2013, 17:57:
jdreyer wrote on Oct 13, 2013, 16:02:
Also, Papers Please is $6 on sale on Steam right now.

I'm broke, but I'm still grabbing that one...


Careful! Spending money you don't have without a proper budget in place can cause a nin household shutdown! That would be terrible! Look at how bad things are with the government shutdown! Oh wait; there's virtually no difference whatsoever! In that case carry on!
 
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News Comments > Console Emulation Through Steam
14. Re: Console Emulation Through Steam Oct 13, 2013, 16:43 Prez
 
Emulation is piracy because everyone just pirates their ROMs.

EXTREMELY faulty logic.
 
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News Comments > Thief Gameplay Trailer
45. Re: Thief Gameplay Trailer Oct 12, 2013, 17:28 Prez
 
Wub! Wub! (whatever that means) Wub! Wub!

LOL!
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
15. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 12, 2013, 17:26 Prez
 
When it comes to fast food I have one rule pretty much: if it tastes good, I eat it. Depending on how healthy or unhealthy it is I'll moderate it accordingly, but I love me some McNuggets drenched in sweet and sour sauce (Hmm, why is my arm tingling? ). Surely the two unnamed fast food outfits are McDonalds and Wendy's, since they are the two big ones that sell them.  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
9. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 12, 2013, 14:55 Prez
 
jdreyer wrote on Oct 12, 2013, 14:49:
Arizona solar plant achieves six hours after sun goes down.

I've been reading about concentrated solar power (CSP) for about a decade, and think it's a key component if future energy production since it allows solar created energy to be used at night. Glad to read that this one is operating successfully.

The SW US could produce most of the electricity for the entire US using a combination of PV and CSP. High voltage DC only loses 5% of it's power over 1000 miles, so the distance isn't really a concern.

It's neat technology, but egads, if 3 square miles is needed to produce only 280 Megawatts what size facility would be needed to power a city the size of New York? The number of mirrors/panels and the acreage to put them on would be HUGE.
 
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News Comments > Steam Controller Demonstration Video
17. Re: Steam Controller Demonstration Video Oct 11, 2013, 17:28 Prez
 
Maybe I'm easy to impress, but that video impressed me. Honestly though it's really going to come down to a hands-on test for everyone to really understand how close to a m+k setup this controller is. A video can't really convey enough.  
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News Comments > Space Hulk: Space Wolves Plans
5. Re: Space Hulk: Space Wolves Plans Oct 11, 2013, 15:11 Prez
 
Despite the lukewarm reviews this received I am still interested in it. The developers have been working hard to make it better since release so that's good.  
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News Comments > Morning Legal Briefs
6. Re: Morning Legal Briefs Oct 11, 2013, 12:32 Prez
 
What Creston said. This isn't Rockstar's first rodeo - when it comes to licensing music you have to figure they are going to have their ducks in a row. I'd be surprised if this didn't get thrown out.  
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News Comments > Space Rangers HD Next Week
8. Re: Oct 10, 2013, 13:04 Prez
 
skyguy wrote on Oct 10, 2013, 12:43:
Creston wrote on Oct 10, 2013, 11:02:
I could have sworn they released an updated version like a year or so ago? With more missions, more adventures, etc.

Space Rangers 2: reboot was released a few years ago.

Space Rangers 2 is a sequel to the first; it surpassed the original but the first still has its charm. SR2 Reboot added all that stuff to the sequel. To my knowledge there has never been an update to the original prior to this one.
 
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News Comments > Space Rangers HD Next Week
1. Re: Space Rangers HD Next Week Oct 10, 2013, 10:05 Prez
 
AWESOME! One of my favorite games ever!  
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News Comments > Evening Tech Bits
1. Re: Evening Tech Bits Oct 10, 2013, 06:19 Prez
 
Beyond the nostalgia factor (and maybe there's a bit of "retro cool" involved), I can't imagine why anyone would want to use vinyl records over cd's. They were such a pain!  
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News Comments > Thief Gameplay Trailer
32. Re: Thief Gameplay Trailer Oct 10, 2013, 06:16 Prez
 
Fantaz wrote on Oct 9, 2013, 23:52:

Prez wrote on Oct 9, 2013, 21:09:
The video was awesome (The new Garrett isn't THAT bad...) . What has me worried is that interview I read this morning.

can you say what you found was awesome by the vid? didn't look so great to me... at least it didn't look like the good 'ol Thief from back in the day.

Well as much as I love Thief and Thief 2 (even Thief 3 to a lesser extent) I'm okay with it not being exactly in the same vein. The huge dark city, the stealthy stealing of stuff that I find so goddammed addictive, and the overall mood look incredible. He is seen doing classic 'Thief' moves like using water arrows and such, so that was cool. It obviously doesn't guarantee a good game, but it was a very good trailer I thought.

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News Comments > Thief Gameplay Trailer
29. Re: Thief Gameplay Trailer Oct 9, 2013, 23:49 Prez
 
Redmask wrote on Oct 9, 2013, 23:08:

Read the hands on material people are talking about, they aren't really discussing the video content when they are expressing concern.

Yep. Based on the video alone (which in fairness to Horrorscope is the only thing referenced in this thread headline) this would have shot up straight to the top of my wishlist. That's a win for marketting I guess. It's the hands on preview that is going around that has us all worried. It tells a very different (perhaps "truer") story of the game. Still, I was certain the XCOM reboot was going to suck balls based on previews and I ended up loving it so anything can happen.
 
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News Comments > Thief Gameplay Trailer
26. Re: Thief Gameplay Trailer Oct 9, 2013, 21:09 Prez
 
The video was awesome (The new Garrett isn't THAT bad...) . What has me worried is that interview I read this morning.  
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News Comments > On Sale
3. Re: On Sale Oct 9, 2013, 20:58 Prez
 
LOL @ Redneck Rampage being on there.  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
25. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 9, 2013, 20:41 Prez
 
I dunno - a new Blade Runner with a Harrison Ford cameo wouldn't be so bad, though it's doubtful a new movie would come near the genius of the first. But this probably means they want him to be star, which I hate. If the last "Indiana Jones" movie taught us anything, it's that Ford's action movie days are long behind him.  
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