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Signed On Jul 7, 2006, 00:07
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
21. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 2, 2015, 18:43 Cutter
 
jdreyer wrote on Mar 2, 2015, 13:31:
descender wrote on Mar 2, 2015, 12:31:
Cutter, you can't use paint for that. You could technically use MS Photo viewer to adjust brightness/contrast... but really you should just download GIMP. It's free and basically... photoshop.

Picasa, a free photo editor, is also super easy to use and adjust contrast, color, crop, etc. They have a bunch of tools to do that.

Thanks peeps I'll check those out.
 
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News Comments > Fallout 4 Announcement at E3?
35. Re: Fallout 4 Announcement at E3? Mar 2, 2015, 18:35 Cutter
 
Talutha wrote on Mar 2, 2015, 16:05:
Now we're at March 2nd, 2015. Four years later AT LEAST. We could be looking at a 2016, 2017 release for Fallout 4. They have to be doing something big behind the scenes and the only thing I can really think of is a new engine of somesort.

No, it won't be that far out. It'll most likely be targeted for Xmas. And yeah I'll bet dollars to donuts it's a new engine.
 
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News Comments > Unreal Engine 4 Free
30. Re: Unreal Engine 4 Free Mar 2, 2015, 18:26 Cutter
 
5 points is more than fair. The key factors here are how long it takes to get your people up to speed with it and how moddable it is - can you create new tools libraries for it, etc. How limited are you with it?

Steam on the other hand is like legalized extortion. Seriously, that's an exorbitant amount for them doing virtually nothing. You can see why everyone is trying to launch competing services and that's a good thing.
 
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News Comments > Pay for WoW Game Time with Game Gold
17. Re: Pay for WoW Game Time with Game Gold Mar 2, 2015, 18:17 Cutter
 
How much gold can the average player reasonably farm in a month? I can't see them accepting anything less than that, so I doubt this system will work that well. Even for Chinese gold mills buying these you'd expect any profit would be razor thin.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
7. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 2, 2015, 11:47 Cutter
 
Anyone know how - of if - MS Paint can make a high contrast image of a pic? I want to turn this into a high contrast b/w image so I can trace it and create a stencil with with it. Thanks.
 
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News Comments > Fallout 4 Announcement at E3?
15. Re: Fallout 4 Announcement at E3? Mar 2, 2015, 11:15 Cutter
 
PHJF wrote on Mar 2, 2015, 11:06:
I had more CTDs in Skyrim than in any other game I've ever played, by orders of magnitude.

But do you now? I never had that problem from the outset and none now - and I just finished a playthrough last night finally finishing the Dragonborn and Dawnguard DLC. The only problem with the game is that it doesn't handle refresh rates higher than 60hz well.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
5. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 2, 2015, 11:12 Cutter
 
Whilst totally unnecessary at least they had the sense to pull over to the side of the road. In the GTA idiots just stop where it occurred leaving the lane(s) blocked and creating massive traffic jams all the fucking time.

And man, that dog is pretty bouncy.
 
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News Comments > Morning Legal Briefs
1. Re: Morning Legal Briefs Mar 2, 2015, 11:05 Cutter
 
B-b-b-b-but GOP and the tinfoil hatters said the sky will fall if ISPs are regulated!

 
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
1. Re: Morning Metaverse Mar 2, 2015, 11:03 Cutter
 
Oh ffs Google give it up already. No one wants your shitty G+ thingy, especially the way you tried to shove it down their throats.
 
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News Comments > Battlefield Hardline Premium Announced
12. Re: Battlefield Hardline Premium Announced Mar 2, 2015, 10:59 Cutter
 
Priority position in server queues

And this sort of scheisse is why I won't buy that sort of scheisse to begin with. If an FPS doesn't come with an editor and player-servers from the get-go than you can take that game and shove it, I ain't a playin' it no more.
 
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News Comments > Fallout 4 Announcement at E3?
9. Re: Fallout 4 Announcement at E3? Mar 2, 2015, 10:55 Cutter
 
Indeed. Let's hope it's more like NV. So I'm guessing it's pretty much what people have been speculating Bethsoft's booth will be about FO4 and ESO and the next TES game will be announced next year. That's too bad they're letting ESO conflict with that because everyone would certainly rather see a new TES game instead.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
7. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 1, 2015, 20:57 Cutter
 
Blue wrote on Mar 1, 2015, 17:44:
Cutter wrote on Mar 1, 2015, 17:23:
Bleh, that video is US only.

Ugh, sorry.

No worries, it's on the Youtubes. Yeah, it's a great bit. I'm so glad February - the worst of all months, the longest of all months in spite of it being the shortest - is finally over!
 
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News Comments > On Sale
1. Re: On Sale Mar 1, 2015, 17:25 Cutter
 
SPA looks scary. Do you play it and cry like a little girl a lot?!

 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
2. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 1, 2015, 17:23 Cutter
 
Bleh, that video is US only. I'm so sick of that crap. Why bother when people can just VPN it anyway?

Wow, being able to see colour like that would be a trip. It'd probably be too overwhelming unless that's all you you've ever known. I wonder how the brain deals with that. It's interesting that yellow stresses her out and it's my favourite colour.

How Candians get to their cars? Yes, the entire country of 35 million people all have to dig tunnels to get to their cars. Rolleyes
 
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News Comments > Sunday Safety Dance
1. Re: Sunday Safety Dance Mar 1, 2015, 17:10 Cutter
 
GG Orwellian workplace.

"It felt pretty scary, but at the same time it felt very modern, very 2015," said Lin Kowalska shortly after she had a microchip implanted in her hand.

That's just insane. This is why we can't have nice things.
 
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News Comments > HTC's SteamVR Headset Revealed
9. Re: HTC's SteamVR Headset Revealed Mar 1, 2015, 16:59 Cutter
 
Another TV strapped to your face and using a clumsy controller is not VR. When people start jacking in a la Snowcrash/Neuromancer, etc. then it'll be VR.

Whatevs, this pales compared to the announcement of Half-Life 3 this coming Tuesday at GDC.

The third day, or the third month at three PM Valve will be announcing it finally. So it is written! So shall it be!
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
38. Re: Out of the Blue Feb 28, 2015, 20:08 Cutter
 
Sepharo wrote on Feb 28, 2015, 19:48:
harlock wrote on Feb 28, 2015, 18:44:
slow day at blues

Thanks for the Black Sails recommendation.
The first two episodes were great, I'm looking forward to watching the rest.
With AMC, HBO, and now Starz I guess there's a lot of good TV to watch. I still have season 4 of Hell on Wheels to watch too.

Yeah, I'm gonna' give it a watch myself. Hope everyone is watching season 3 of Vikings. Love that show.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
30. Re: Out of the Blue Feb 28, 2015, 18:52 Cutter
 
BobBob wrote on Feb 28, 2015, 17:55:
WarPig wrote on Feb 28, 2015, 17:42:
Okay.

Obviously, you don't like celebrities. Are you saying that not one of them ever deserved to be mourned or remembered? Is it just actors or is it any famous person?


It's one thing to earn fame for doing something great that benefits mankind (educating, inspiring, sacrificing, inventing, etc.), it's another thing to seek fame for the sake of being famous. Most celebrities today (and many in the past) fall under the latter, though I'm sure there are a few exceptions.

There's a really apt quote about that from the film Edtv.

I feel that Ed is the apotheosis of a prevailing American syndrome. It used to be that someone became famous because they were special. Now people are considered special just for being famous. Fame, itself, is now a moral good in this country. It's its own virtue.

Most of us don't disagree with you - as it applies to most celebrities. Just because someone is an entertainer does make their contributions any less valid. In this case Nimoy played a character from a remarkable show that resonated strongly with people because the character was interesting and he did it so well. Life is all about the highs and lows, right? Well, stories and storytellers help us get through it. They've been around since time immemorial. We need those escapes from time to time. No one is saying it makes a celebrity a better human being - unless you're shallow and stupid. It's simply that the medium and delivery of those stories and storytellers has changed.
 
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News Comments > how do you Do It?
12. Re: how do you Do It? Feb 28, 2015, 18:37 Cutter
 
Mashiki Amiketo wrote on Feb 28, 2015, 14:30:
SlimRam wrote on Feb 28, 2015, 13:52:
I suppose it could be used as an educational tool of sorts? I wonder if there is fisting?
Only if you live in Ontario(Cdn), and you go to a school in Toronto. They also teach sex with veggies as a core component.

They're just keepin' it real, yo.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
15. Re: Out of the Blue Feb 28, 2015, 16:05 Cutter
 
BobBob wrote on Feb 28, 2015, 15:26:
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BobBob wrote on Feb 28, 2015, 14:39:
Why not just ban me if it's such an annoyance? Or does the admin ego require regular inflating?

I'm assuming you've been banned in the past. The 'you shouldn't feel bad about this when this other possibly worse thing exists' schtick has a familiar ring.

I'm in the land of celebrity worship. I believe I am also in a full right to criticize it. If people want to indulge in their sadness over dead celebrities instead of pondering the demise of real-everyday-humble people that's their right, but in return I feel the need to contradict it. It's a cultural shit-stain that celebrities are given noble status with great immunity over quiet hard-working people. If you want to call my opinion trolling, so be it. I don't really care. I just wonder why you don't ban me instead of saying 'troll' every-time you disagree with something I say. I don't ever recall quoting you and calling you names. If it gives you some kind of twisted pleasure to insult me, glad to be of service. Thumbsup

Yes, and Leonard Nimoy's character had a much larger impact on a lot more people than 2 people from a church known only to their immediate family and friends so how else are people supposed to react? I don't even understand how this is an issue. So Nimoy/Spock didn't have any impact on you, super, he did on plenty of other people - as evidenced by the reaction to the news of his death. That's what happens when famous people die who are beloved by many other people.

I still remember where I was when John Lennon was murdered. Why do I care? Because his music has had a great influence on my life. It was the reason the first time I went to NYC one of the first stops I made was the Dakota building and the Strawberry Fields Memorial in Central Park across the street. Same reason I went and saw Buddy Holly's grave in Lubbock, and Hendrix's in Seattle. These people had - and still do - an impact on my life.

So no, this isn't about celebrity worship, this about people who have had meaning in your life, passing on. This is about context. You really think anyone around here would give a rat's ass if the Kardashians or Miley Cyrus died tomorrow? Of course not. If anything you'd probably read some pretty tasteless jokes about it if it was even discussed at all. One of these things is not like the other.
 
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