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Out of the Blue

Well our hectic Saturday was awesome. We headed north to hang out with some dear friends and their children (our god-kids), and we had a fun time and a great dinner in the restaurant equivalent of Manstovia. I also had a big breakthrough with the kids, as while MrsBlue is always an instant hit with youngsters, I am more of an acquired taste. Apparently this acquisition process has concluded, and I got to enjoy being showered with a great deal of affection from the kids, which was genuinely heartwarming.

Heartwarming Links: Thanks Ant and Acleacius.
Play: Magic Smash Hammer.
Rollercoaster Creator 2.
Links: The history of the U.S. electric grid.
12 Baseball Feats That Only Happened Once.
Science: Astronomers seize last chance in lifetime for Venus Transit.
Images: Extreme Chocolate Bars. Thanks Morris.
Fool-the-eye van paintjob.
Media: Indie Game: The Movie. NSFW.
Penguins playing with laserlight. Thanks VideoSift.
South African Handshake.
The Funnies: Brevity.

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12. Re: Out of the Blue May 29, 2012, 09:17 Ant
 
jimnms wrote on May 28, 2012, 01:35:
Well thanks to my shitty ISP, my weekend plans were ruined. With the BF3 xp weekend and the Red Orchestra 2 free weekend, I planned to just stay at home and game. I was going to start with RO2, but the SP and tutorials weren't available for the free portions. I didn't want to go in to a new game not knowing what I'm doing and not having played any MP games in a while, so I decided to warm up in BF2. I got a good 2 hours in before losing connection when the cable went down. It only went out for a minute, so I jumped back in. My connection kept going down every 5-10 minutes, so I stopped for an hour or so hoping they'd get done fucking with it. I came back and jumped into another BF3 game, my team was winning and I was in the top 3, and with seconds to go before the round ended I get disconnected again. It sucks that you lose all your progress when you get disconnected. The short outages continued, so I gave up. It's still doing this shit today, so I didn't even get to try RO2.
Can't get another ISP?
 
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