User information for Tony Z

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Tony Z
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Programmer and Game-Player
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July 30, 2001
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115 (Novice)
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Re: wow...six is pretty good.
Apr 14, 2006, 11:42
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Re: wow...six is pretty good. Apr 14, 2006, 11:42
Apr 14, 2006, 11:42
 
Had a water softener when I was growing up, but we had well water.

Sorry to hear about the water heater Blue. I just replaced mine recently. I found out about it when my neighbor (townhouse) asked if something was leaking because her basement was wet
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Xbox 360 spot banned
Mar 28, 2006, 09:52
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Xbox 360 spot banned Mar 28, 2006, 09:52
Mar 28, 2006, 09:52
 
I remember seeing that commercial on the air. It's funny and actually kinda cute in an "adults acting like kids" kinda way.

Why would anyone ban it?
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Re: Just a waste of time and money...
Jan 5, 2006, 09:25
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Re: Just a waste of time and money... Jan 5, 2006, 09:25
Jan 5, 2006, 09:25
 
The thing about these bills is that the people proposing them, don't actually care if they go through or not. They're just proposing them for the PR so people sone that politician so-and-so is for controlling violent games, which is something that will come in handy when so-and-so is running for a better office next time around.

That's why there's so many stupid laws on the books. The politician don't actually care about the results, just the appearance.
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Re: No subject
Dec 7, 2005, 11:12
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Re: No subject Dec 7, 2005, 11:12
Dec 7, 2005, 11:12
 
Never mind, I got unlazy. For anyone who doesn't want to sign up:

email - hudsondog @ mailinator.com
password - hudsondog
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No subject
Dec 7, 2005, 11:08
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No subject Dec 7, 2005, 11:08
Dec 7, 2005, 11:08
 
Anyone have a registration for this site they'd be willing to share? I'm too lazy at the moment to make up some fake info.
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Civilization 4
May 18, 2005, 08:50
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Civilization 4 May 18, 2005, 08:50
May 18, 2005, 08:50
 
Thank so very much Firaxis for unleashing even more of your turn-based digi-crack on the world. Bastards.
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Prime outperforms Echoes
Jan 14, 2005, 10:31
1.
Prime outperforms Echoes Jan 14, 2005, 10:31
Jan 14, 2005, 10:31
 
That wouldn't have anything to do with the fact you can pick up Metroid Prime for around $20 where Echoes is $50....
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Re: Aspyr
Nov 3, 2004, 16:46
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Re: Aspyr Nov 3, 2004, 16:46
Nov 3, 2004, 16:46
 
#7:
The game is under development for Macintosh by id Software, and will be published by Aspyr Media, Inc.

Aspyr is just publishing the game, id has ported their games to the mac for a while now.
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Wow
Oct 25, 2004, 12:14
1.
Wow Oct 25, 2004, 12:14
Oct 25, 2004, 12:14
 
That was fast...
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Re: No subject
Sep 10, 2004, 10:56
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Re: No subject Sep 10, 2004, 10:56
Sep 10, 2004, 10:56
 
Guess I should have read the link all the way through before posting. Only the Cylinder heads are hemispherical, the pistons themselves are apparently still flat. I though that they were somewhat rounded on the top for higher compression, but I guess maybe that would have the effect of directing more pressure towards the piston rings, which would probably be bad over time...
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Re: No subject
Sep 10, 2004, 10:51
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Re: No subject Sep 10, 2004, 10:51
Sep 10, 2004, 10:51
 
What's a hemi?

A hemi is basically a regular engine where they pistons (and corresponding cylinder heads) are hemispherical in shape, hence the name. They were mad popular in the 70's becuase Dodge would make huge hemi engines (400+ ci) that produced a ton of power. Recently Dodge has brought them back (in more reasonable displacements), and has been marketing the crap out of them.

Check out: http://auto.howstuffworks.com/hemi.htm
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Re: Books vs Movies
Jul 30, 2004, 15:51
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Re: Books vs Movies Jul 30, 2004, 15:51
Jul 30, 2004, 15:51
 
Bronco said:
Interesting that the challenger in the last two elections both promised to return dignity to the office.

To be more exact, Bush promised to return honor and dignity, whereas Kerry has promised to return honesty and trust to the office, the wording is an intentionally similar dig against Bush.
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Registration
Jul 29, 2004, 15:33
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Registration Jul 29, 2004, 15:33
Jul 29, 2004, 15:33
 
hudsondog strikes again!!
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Re: Minivans
Jul 22, 2004, 14:19
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Re: Minivans Jul 22, 2004, 14:19
Jul 22, 2004, 14:19
 
Just this morning I was checking out the Dodge Magnum

http://www.dodge.com/magnum/photos.html?context=magnum-index

It's not as minivan-ish as the Pacifica, and if you're really insecure you can pay an extra $5K for the fuel-sucking V8.

For the record, I've got a Sebring Convertible right now that I don't plan on getting rid of anytime soon, but the Magnum is my current choice for a replacement in about 5 years and another kid or two.
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Re: So, Enahs...
May 24, 2004, 16:35
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Re: So, Enahs... May 24, 2004, 16:35
May 24, 2004, 16:35
 
Jesus may love your hotrod, but does he want it for a sunbeam?

I never really thought of a Sunbeam (http://www.autoswalk.com/worgreatcars.html) as a hot rod, but they are kinda neat little roadsters. :-D
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Re: So, Enahs...
May 24, 2004, 12:26
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Re: So, Enahs... May 24, 2004, 12:26
May 24, 2004, 12:26
 
Do you ever plan on giving in and joining us?
They are very good.

I'm sure the show is great, but some of us think that the $90+ we give the cable company every month for TV + internet is already too much without the extra HBO cost.
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No subject
May 13, 2004, 10:52
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No subject May 13, 2004, 10:52
May 13, 2004, 10:52
 
UFO: Alien Invasion - http://ufo.myexp.de/

I ran across this the other day, it's a fan-created X-Com style game made with id's open-sourced Quake2 code as a starting point. Looks like an interesting project, and maybe someday it'll evolve into a better X-Com successor than Aftermath did.
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Re: No subject
May 6, 2004, 14:59
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Re: No subject May 6, 2004, 14:59
May 6, 2004, 14:59
 
I can't believe people had complaints with the combat system. Maybe it was better because I played it on the GameCube and not the PC? Sands of time was a great game, very stylish and a great cinematic presentation.

The only complaint I have about the game is it's length, I beat it and still had a few days before Hollywood Video wanted it back
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Intel, Dell sued over SSE, HyperThreadin
Mar 29, 2004, 10:25
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Intel, Dell sued over SSE, HyperThreadin Mar 29, 2004, 10:25
Mar 29, 2004, 10:25
 
According to the article they're thinking of going after IBM next. Never argue about patents with IBM, they've got some much stuff it's not even funny.
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Re: Gratz to Aspyr
Mar 25, 2004, 14:02
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Re: Gratz to Aspyr Mar 25, 2004, 14:02
Mar 25, 2004, 14:02
 
Do gamers actually buy Macs?

Yes, but I would imagine it's not their only platform. I've still got my PC and a GameCube for when I need something other than Unreal Tournament and Blizzard games (although both are good). Hopefully Aspyr does a good job on this, their port of SimCity 4 is dog slow, even on my G5 (although from what I understand, the PC version isn't exactly zippy either).
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