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Signed On Dec 10, 2009, 03:20
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News Comments > Hear Yee, Hear Yee
52. Re: Hear Yee, Hear Yee Jun 28, 2011, 14:19 gilly775
 
Dev wrote on Jun 28, 2011, 08:57:
gilly775 wrote on Jun 28, 2011, 08:40:
Dev wrote on Jun 27, 2011, 22:55:
Depends. You can get thrown in jail and your kids taken away nowadays if you give a spanking.

It's not illegal unless you get caught. I rarely spank my kids, but if I do so it's because they really did something wrong and the alternatives did/do not work. I was often spanked as a kid and I turned out fine. Just another pussification of America as we know it today.
I'd say getting jailed goes beyond sissyfication of America. And its not necessary to get caught in the act, all it takes is one upset kid complaining to someone such as at school.

Well, any kid can say anything if they really feel like they're being mistreated. I told my kids early on that if they really felt like they had it hard, I'd enroll them in military school and they can see what hard is. But the underlying thing is, how many social services/law enforcement offices in America would really come after such a thing as spanking? In my rural area up in MN, I don't think it would happen as much as say in the Twin Cities. It really depends on where you are.
 
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News Comments > Hear Yee, Hear Yee
48. Re: Hear Yee, Hear Yee Jun 28, 2011, 08:40 gilly775
 
Dev wrote on Jun 27, 2011, 22:55:
Silicon Avatar wrote on Jun 27, 2011, 18:12:
Parents have the same rights they had before. They have the right to discipline and control their own children.
Depends. You can get thrown in jail and your kids taken away nowadays if you give a spanking.

It's not illegal unless you get caught. I rarely spank my kids, but if I do so it's because they really did something wrong and the alternatives did/do not work. I was often spanked as a kid and I turned out fine. Just another pussification of America as we know it today.
 
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News Comments > SCOTUS Strikes Down CA Violent Game Law Appeal
11. Re: SCOTUS Strikes Down CA Violent Game Law Appeal Jun 27, 2011, 14:48 gilly775
 
Cutter wrote on Jun 27, 2011, 14:18:
Good judgement. This is a parental issue, not a state one.

Exactly. I was going to say the same thing.
 
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News Comments > Fallout: New Vegas DLC and Patch Next Month
5. Re: Fallout: New Vegas DLC and Patch Next Month Jun 23, 2011, 13:09 gilly775
 
J wrote on Jun 23, 2011, 12:16:
They're not getting my money until they fix the game
The game is fixed. It's called "mods." lol
 
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News Comments > Windows L.A. Noire This Fall
22. Re: Windows L.A. Noire This Fall Jun 23, 2011, 13:07 gilly775
 
WTH??? I don't want this. I want Red Dead Redemption!!!! Annoyed  
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News Comments > Close Combat Mega Update
4. Re: Close Combat Mega Update Jun 22, 2011, 08:31 gilly775
 
Keith wrote on Jun 21, 2011, 20:37:
I really like the idea of a good WW 2 TBS game. Too bad they don't offer a demo or a less expensive "starter" version.

Problem is, the CC series was never a TBS. It is real-time. CC3 was perhaps my most favorite with lots of tanks and close quarter, urban battles focusing on the Eastern front with the Soviets. CC4 was the hardest for me. Given the crap the US had to deal with, I had a hell of a time surviving the campaign.
 
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News Comments > Orcs Must Die in Late Summer
6. Re: Orcs Must Die in Late Summer Jun 13, 2011, 16:49 gilly775
 
LOL. Fair enough!  
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News Comments > Orcs Must Die in Late Summer
4. Re: Orcs Must Die in Late Summer Jun 13, 2011, 14:16 gilly775
 
Creston wrote on Jun 13, 2011, 11:52:
Actually, Orcs Must Die Any Time of the Year. Not just in Late Summer.

Creston

You racist!!!! What did Orcs ever do to you????
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
3. Re: Out of the Blue Jun 13, 2011, 08:38 gilly775
 
Blue, I've begun to use Worcestershire in my homemade salsa I've been crafting the past few years. It makes all the difference  
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News Comments > BF3 Campaign Around 6-10 Hours
26. Re: BF3 Campaign Around 6-10 Hours Jun 10, 2011, 09:04 gilly775
 
justice7 wrote on Jun 10, 2011, 07:10:
I'm buying it for the multiplayer anyway; if you buy shooters for the single player only i feel very sorry for you.

Sorry, not everyone wants to get sniped as soon as you spawn. SP fan here.
 
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News Comments > Dungeon Siege III Demo
60. Re: Dungeon Siege III Demo Jun 7, 2011, 18:18 gilly775
 
StingingVelvet wrote on Jun 7, 2011, 18:06:
Teddy wrote on Jun 7, 2011, 17:16:
StingingVelvet wrote on Jun 7, 2011, 16:54:
All these complaints about the UI and such are based on PC controls, which right or wrong are not the way to play this.

That's an absurd way to look at the situation.

If playing with PC controls isn't the right way to play it, then they shouldn't have the audacity to try and sell it to me as a PC game.

That's a really limited view some people have that I have never understood. Controllers have been part of PC gaming since the beginning and there have always been PC games that worked better with a controller, from Tomb Raider to Assassin's Creed.

I play PC games for a hell of a lot more reasons than just mouse and keyboard.

Still, we didn't play Diablo with a controller. Games like this just seem more natural with a mouse.
 
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News Comments > Dungeon Siege III Demo
42. Re: Dungeon Siege III Demo Jun 7, 2011, 15:03 gilly775
 
The Advocate wrote on Jun 7, 2011, 12:52:
CJ_Parker wrote on Jun 7, 2011, 10:26:
Now that's a great consolation. Hey maybe it's not even as bad as cancer huh?

Cancer has the possibility of being curable whereas a bad game is forever a bad game.

Well, add community mods to it and you've kinda turned it into a cancer-surviving miracle, just dormant!
 
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News Comments > Dungeons Sequel Announced
7. Re: Dungeons Sequel Announced Jun 3, 2011, 20:58 gilly775
 
Icewind wrote on Jun 3, 2011, 20:47:
Downer28 wrote on Jun 3, 2011, 20:24:
Wolfen wrote on Jun 3, 2011, 19:38:
They only got DK1 didn't they? http://www.gog.com/en/news/new_release_dungeon_keeper

Yeah, but they acquired the EA catalog, so I'm sure DK2 will come eventually. I know they already have titles lined up like Alpha Centauri.

DK2? I *have* that. Don't you mean DK3?

There never was a DK3.
 
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News Comments > Star Trek Announced
14. Re: Star Trek Announced Jun 3, 2011, 15:21 gilly775
 
I don't think any Star Trek adventure game could be as good as Star Trek: The Next Generation: A Final Unity.  
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News Comments > Duke Nukem Forever Demo
4. Re: Duke Nukem Forever Demo Jun 3, 2011, 11:22 gilly775
 
Frijoles wrote on Jun 3, 2011, 11:18:
If you own Borderlands, it shows up under the DLC. I'm guessing it gets installed automatically. Will have to try it tonight since I'd rather not re-download 10 gigs of data at work.

No, you need to get the CD Key on the right side of the page for the First Access Club, go to the FAC page on the DN website, enter it, and then you'll get your key. You then need to activate it on Steam and you'll see the game in your library.
 
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News Comments > Evening Previews
2. Re: Evening Previews Jun 3, 2011, 08:51 gilly775
 
CommunistHamster wrote on Jun 3, 2011, 08:02:
I'm really optimistic for this one. I just hope they develop it like a game rather than just incrementing the tech demos.

You need to follow the blogs and watch the gameplay on the main site. It is actually really good as a game now and they keep updating to the community that they are adding more on to it.
 
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News Comments > Super Street Fighter IV: AE DRM Changes
4. Re: Super Street Fighter IV: AE DRM Changes Jun 2, 2011, 13:11 gilly775
 
Wow, now let's get this put in for Ubisoft games.

/still irate that I couldn't play Silent Hunter V on the flight to Vegas last year....
 
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News Comments > Playable Catwoman in Batman: Arkham City
6. Re: Playable Catwoman in Batman: Arkham City Jun 2, 2011, 09:05 gilly775
 
A female version of Etzio?  
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News Comments > Might & Magic Heroes VI Beta This Month
10. Re: Might & Magic Heroes VI Beta This Month Jun 1, 2011, 21:28 gilly775
 
Cutter wrote on Jun 1, 2011, 20:43:
Um, why would I preorder to try ther beta when that's what's going to give me an idea wether to buy or not.

I wouldn't. Beta != Final game.
 
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News Comments > Creatures Comeback This Year
1. Re: Creatures Comeback This Year May 27, 2011, 12:47 gilly775
 
Arrrggh! How about reviving Powermonger instead? Lots of fun back in the day!  
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