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News Comments > Out of the Blue
6. Re: Out of the Blue Dec 31, 2016, 15:09 Retired
 
My mind has been on tilt since I watched the Rupert drop videos yesterday......  
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News Comments > Saturday Tech Bits
2. Re: Saturday Tech Bits Dec 31, 2016, 14:50 Retired
 
Writer is a total hack

Winning.
 
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News Comments > Steam Award Winners
6. Re: Steam Award Winners Dec 31, 2016, 14:49 Retired
 
Most of them are ok with the awards except this

"Just 5 More Minutes" Won by Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

LAME!
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
7. Re: Out of the Blue Dec 29, 2016, 11:12 Retired
 
This guy photoshops himself into Kendall Jenner's Instagram. Thanks TheFlyingPenguin.

Epic.

My dad flew into town to surprise his parents (NSFW).

hahahahah "you dumb shit". I love old people.
 
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News Comments > Blizzard Celebrating 20 Years of Diablo
1. Re: Blizzard Celebrating 20 Years of Diablo Dec 28, 2016, 20:05 Retired
 
Still can't make random levels.....  
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News Comments > Into the Black
19. Re: Into the Black Dec 28, 2016, 04:31 Retired
 
xXStellarDadXx wrote on Dec 27, 2016, 20:27:
Bumpy wrote on Dec 27, 2016, 20:18:
She had a pretty interesting brain in that bikini Jedi body.
Quotes of note.

Princess Leia Organa of Alderaan, may your halogram forever project and live on in greatness.

From what im hearing she actually didnt drink at all...just what i heard

"Cocaine is a hell of a drug"
 
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News Comments > Christmas Eve Safety Dance
2. Re: Christmas Eve Safety Dance Dec 24, 2016, 23:50 Retired
 
NetHead wrote on Dec 24, 2016, 17:12:
Troll Causes Panic On Virgin America Flight By Naming Wi-Fi Hotspot ‘Galaxy Note 7

People have never before been so excited about a Samsung phone lol.

Hahahah People need to chill out. I love it. Epic troll.
 
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News Comments > Star Citizen Engine Switch; Alpha Released for Backers
37. Re: Star Citizen Engine Switch; Alpha Released for Backers Dec 24, 2016, 23:47 Retired
 
Going to open one of these huge metal tins of Christmas popcorn and sit back with this thread....

Popcorn
 
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News Comments > GOG.com Goodbuy 2016 Sale
16. Re: GOG.com Goodbuy 2016 Sale Dec 24, 2016, 17:28 Retired
 
I use is there anydeal but normalyl just delete the 10 million emails I get as I haven't been buying games. I jumped in the deep end today and blasted through a bunch of my wishlist.  
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News Comments > Festivus Metaverse
4. Re: Festivus Metaverse Dec 23, 2016, 20:18 Retired
 
LittleMe wrote on Dec 23, 2016, 18:57:
If people choose to buy BC that's their business. The Chinese are extremely limited in their ability to invest due to oppressive regulations. They have a massive real estate bubble that is about to burst wide open watch this https://youtu.be/BcyYyyaPz84?t=436


They didn't talk prices did they? Be interesting.
 
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News Comments > GOG.com Goodbuy 2016 Sale
7. Re: GOG.com Goodbuy 2016 Sale Dec 23, 2016, 15:24 Retired
 
Rigs wrote on Dec 23, 2016, 14:23:
Ok, someone explain the logic behind this? The Witcher 3 GOTY edition is $30 while the DLC-less original release is still...$40? WTF?! That makes absolutely NO sense to me whatsoever.

I like deals and sales, who doesn't? But when you can't understand the logic behind some of the choices at times, it kinda makes the ol' credit card slink back in the wallet...

=-Rigs-=

This is what I have been saying - their pricing is all jacked up most of the time.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
16. Re: Out of the Blue Dec 23, 2016, 13:29 Retired
 
jdreyer wrote on Dec 23, 2016, 12:48:
K, y'all. Serious question:

What's your favorite Christmas movie?

I'm a bit partial to Tim Burton's Nightmare Before Christmas myself.

A Christmas Story. Watch it on loop every year.
 
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News Comments > GOG.com Goodbuy 2016 Sale
3. Re: GOG.com Goodbuy 2016 Sale Dec 23, 2016, 13:25 Retired
 
Cutter wrote on Dec 23, 2016, 12:25:
Retired wrote on Dec 23, 2016, 12:05:
Finally the W3 expansion is on sale!

You haven't grabbed it yet? Holy poop! Best expansion ever.

Was frustrated because they had never put the expansion on sale. You could rebuy the whole game, and "save" money over the cost of the game+expansion, but they never did discount it until now. It's fine. I am only about half way through the game and shelved it to play Skyrim again.

So after the holidays I will get back into W3.
 
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News Comments > GOG.com Goodbuy 2016 Sale
1. Re: GOG.com Goodbuy 2016 Sale Dec 23, 2016, 12:05 Retired
 
Finally the W3 expansion is on sale!  
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News Comments > Morning Legal Briefs
4. Re: Morning Legal Briefs Dec 22, 2016, 15:23 Retired
 
jdreyer wrote on Dec 22, 2016, 15:13:
Retired wrote on Dec 22, 2016, 14:01:
jdreyer wrote on Dec 22, 2016, 13:44:
Suspect Arrested in JPMorgan, Dow Jones Data Theft Case.

Let's review the US Justice system, shall we?

Steal data: 10-35 years prison.
Steal identities: No charges
Steal billions: No charges.

But I'm sure all that will change under the new Trump administration.

A bigger crime is what JP Morgan made last year off of 0% interest loans from the White House.
I won't argue that. Too big to fail is a joke.

Kind of a weird news day. Article came out that said Big Banks made 70 Billion this year (Top 10 of all banks with JP at the top made 50% of all monies) but there is another article that says Big Banks for 70 Billion short of what the feds are wanting them to have in reserves (a total of 120B) to sustain "failure".

At what point is it to much money? They made all of that money on the backs of tax payers on both ends. As bailouts for free and then loaning money out, anywhere from 3-22%.

And there are little data nuggets like this that get lost in articles about bank accountability and such:
By contrast, at the end of the third quarter of 2012, JPMorgan had $72 trillion in notional amount on its books—almost five times the size of the U.S. economy, or about the size of the entire world economy.

And things like this:
Arthur Levitt, the former chairman of the SEC, lamented to us in November that none of the post-2008 remedies has “significantly diminished the likelihood of financial crises.”

and

A disturbing number of former bankers have recently declared that the banking industry is broken, including Herbert Allison, the ex-president of Merrill Lynch and former head of the Obama administration’s Troubled Asset Relief Program, Philip Purcell (ex-CEO of Morgan Stanley Dean Witter), Sallie Krawcheck (ex-CFO of Citigroup), David Komansky (ex-CEO of Merrill Lynch), and John Reed (former co-CEO of Citigroup) and Sandy Weill, another ex-CEO of Citigroup. The Atlantic notes that “this newfound clarity typically follows their passage from financial titan to rich retiree.”

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News Comments > Morning Legal Briefs
2. Re: Morning Legal Briefs Dec 22, 2016, 14:01 Retired
 
jdreyer wrote on Dec 22, 2016, 13:44:
Suspect Arrested in JPMorgan, Dow Jones Data Theft Case.

Let's review the US Justice system, shall we?

Steal data: 10-35 years prison.
Steal identities: No charges
Steal billions: No charges.

But I'm sure all that will change under the new Trump administration.

A bigger crime is what JP Morgan made last year off of 0% interest loans from the White House.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
10. Re: Out of the Blue Dec 22, 2016, 13:58 Retired
 
FedEx driver caught on video throwing box at Irvine house.

Nothing compared to what the boxes go through at the sorting facility......

/Looking at the menu there are no prices. What did a steak run? $50?
 
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News Comments > Mafia III Free Content Update
1. Re: Mafia III Free Content Update Dec 21, 2016, 16:37 Retired
 
4GB!

Was wondering wtf when it fired up this AM.
 
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News Comments > Into the Black
16. Re: Into the Black Dec 20, 2016, 08:57 Retired
 
Task wrote on Dec 19, 2016, 20:51:
A whole year to wait to see if Blade Runner 2049 is good or not.

Please dont suck. Please don't suck. Please don't suck.
 
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News Comments > Evening Mobilization
2. Re: Evening Mobilization Dec 20, 2016, 08:55 Retired
 
Aggressive sales goals pressure T-Mobile workers to sell unwanted services, labor group alleges.

That is every sales job ever....
 
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