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Nickname dubfanatic
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Signed On Aug 18, 1999, 17:13
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News Comments > Sunday Legal Briefs
10. Re: Sunday Legal Briefs Jul 18, 2016, 16:22 dubfanatic
 
dangerman77 wrote on Jul 17, 2016, 18:15:
"1000%" sure sounds a lot more impressive than the actual number of "just $80000".

Not to mention she leans anti-science, anti-vaccine, pro-homeopathy, and completely bombed a reddit AMA two months ago.

It's hilarious how half of my Facebook feed, which is all the I FUCKING LOVE SCIENCE crowd is throwing their weight behind Stein. Of course when you realize that leftists have no principles and base their entire worldview on ideology it makes perfect sense.
 
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News Comments > etc.
4. Re: etc. Jul 16, 2016, 14:15 dubfanatic
 
LOL Blizzard goes way out of the way to make a "diverse" game and this is what they get for it. When will they ever learn, you can't ever appease liberals.  
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News Comments > Splash Damage (and Digital Extremes) Sales
6. Re: Splash Damage (and Digital Extremes) Sales Jul 9, 2016, 14:39 dubfanatic
 
Fantaz wrote on Jul 9, 2016, 14:21:
what's with the Chinese buying up all the western FPS game devs?

It's cheaper than a Vancouver condo
 
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News Comments > Team Fortress 2 Vote
1. Re: Team Fortress 2 Vote Jul 7, 2016, 21:27 dubfanatic
 
MAKE HEAVY GREAT AGAIN  
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News Comments > Evening Metaverse
1. Re: Evening Metaverse Jul 1, 2016, 21:00 dubfanatic
 
File under "The Death of Western Civilization"  
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News Comments > G2A Planning Changes
51. Re: G2A Planning Changes Jun 28, 2016, 17:23 dubfanatic
 
The main reason for regional pricing is that consumers in Eastern Europe/Asia can't afford the prices that North America/Western Europe markets can bear. The fact is that despite all the nerd rage, nerds in first-tier markets will still plunk down $60 for the latest AAA title, and as long as they're willing to do so that's what the companies will charge. Likewise, taking a minimal profit from the Russian market beats being totally undercut by piracy. If being cognizant of supply/demand is "greed" then I don't really know what to say. But something tells me you're all the kind who think you can just raise the minimum wage by 60% and everyone will magically have more money and everything will cost the same as before. #FeelTheBern  
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News Comments > Evening Legal Briefs
2. Re: Evening Legal Briefs Jun 24, 2016, 22:19 dubfanatic
 
Along with cashback bonuses, this is one reason why I put all my bills on a credit card. If you're high time preference and can't be trusted to pay a credit card statement off on time, then that sucks...  
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News Comments > American Truck Simulator Scale Change Plans
11. Re: American Truck Simulator Scale Change Plans Jun 24, 2016, 22:17 dubfanatic
 
The_Pink_Tiger wrote on Jun 24, 2016, 20:20:
Although at the same time, ATS already felt very low on content even with its reduced scale - not enough cities or things to see - so I hope this change won't make the game feel even more sparse.

Interesting, I thought this was one area they improved on over ETS2. The cities, at least in vanilla ETS2, I thought were pretty generic, whereas ATS at least tried to make the cities actually look like their real life versions. The Scandinavia expansion was an exception to that though, they did a good job mixing up the city design a bit.
 
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News Comments > American Truck Simulator Scale Change Plans
7. Re: American Truck Simulator Scale Change Plans Jun 24, 2016, 16:59 dubfanatic
 
This is great, the scale of the map always seemed off. e.g. Santa Cruz - Oxnard was a shorter drive than Fresno - Bakersfield. Also no more uncontrolled intersections in the middle of freeways!  
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News Comments > Overwatch PTR Launches
14. Re: Overwatch PTR Launches Jun 22, 2016, 22:13 dubfanatic
 
The Half Elf wrote on Jun 22, 2016, 21:51:

Because playing Barbie dress up™ with hats added how much depth to the game?

Quit being a dense nerd. Do you remember TF2 on release? It had six maps, one of them being 2fort, and three game modes, one of them being Territorial Control which was so flawed that Valve never released another map for it. Even before it went free-to-play with hats and drops, it was a vastly improved game.
 
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News Comments > etc.
5. Re: Seinfeld.wad - Jerry's Apartment: A DOOM II .wad… Jun 22, 2016, 17:10 dubfanatic
 
SirKnight wrote on Jun 22, 2016, 10:53:
Just. So. Awesome.

These pretzels are making me thirsty!

You have to listen to the Doomfeld theme while playing it: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=thEbQkcjUWk
 
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News Comments > Battlefield 4 Second Assault for Free
3. Re: Battlefield 4 Second Assault for Free Jun 22, 2016, 14:55 dubfanatic
 
Xero wrote on Jun 22, 2016, 08:16:
Disgarding this, Origin does actually have a NICE freebie out of all the garbage they usually drop you.
NOX. Anyone remember that? I still remember owning the disc copy.
To my surprise when I went to download this freebie I saw that and immediately grabbed it.Fired up problem free. Classic game.

Yep, I saw that as well, usually I skip the free games but I had a blast with that game back in the day.
 
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News Comments > Saturday Safety Dance
4. Re: Saturday Safety Dance Jun 11, 2016, 14:33 dubfanatic
 
NetHead wrote on Jun 11, 2016, 11:56:
Going from thinking people are crazy for somehow blocking their cameras, to thinking they're just being cautious, is like saying someone in a bad neighbourhood who locks their doors at night might not be crazy but simply cautious. Everywhere on the internet is a bad neighbourhood, the worst neighbourhood. Not locking your doors at night in such a neighbourhood is stupid.

I don't lock my doors. In fact I don't even have a lock installed. Locks don't work. They can be picked, broken or a thief could find another way in. In fact I think anyone who has a lock installed is obviously some kind of fascist authoritarian jerk who has purely selfish reasons for not wanting their stuff stolen.
 
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News Comments > Trackmania Turbo Demo
2. Re: Trackmania Turbo Demo Jun 8, 2016, 17:39 dubfanatic
 
Rhialto wrote on Jun 8, 2016, 10:00:
Uplay required? I'm also skipping Mirror's Edge because of Origin. Funny, first ME still on Steam.

From the sounds of it you aren't missing much. The game is getting panned on Steam, not just because of Uplay. I loved Trackmania United and TM2 Stadium but I'm skipping this one.
 
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News Comments > The Sims 4 Expands Gender Options
1. Re: The Sims 4 Expands Gender Options Jun 2, 2016, 20:52 dubfanatic
 
IT'S THE CURRENT YEAR  
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News Comments > Evening Legal Briefs
11. Re: Evening Legal Briefs May 25, 2016, 13:31 dubfanatic
 
Beamer wrote on May 25, 2016, 07:43:
Nighthawk wrote on May 25, 2016, 05:01:
Seems like a self-inflicted incident.
Elected for gender change...he/she/it

You're a charming individual.

You are also a textbook transphobe. I am sure you mean no harm, but calling someone "it" is textbook transphobia. You'll probably be angry, because these days calling someone out for doing something transphobic seems to be considered more offensive than doing something transphobic, but in the future, if you'd like to avoid being called out as such, please cool it on the transphobic remarks.

And you're a textbook moralizing sanctimonious PC liberal.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
27. Re: Out of the Blue May 19, 2016, 23:36 dubfanatic
 
Sepharo wrote on May 19, 2016, 18:26:
THC can be detected for even a month after use. The tests for that are bullshit and should be pushed back against as often as possible.

Having THC (metabolites) in your system 30 days past ingestion is in no way indicative of "being under the influence" and yet that's how it's treated.

Cutter's point was that much harder, more dangerous drugs are out of the system much quicker, while one of the most benign (but still schedule 1) drugs like marijuana are detectable the longest.

It's actually much shorter than that, more like 14 days, unless you smoke like Snoop Dogg. If you don't believe me you can get a home testing kit, it's the same test all but the most stringent drug tests use. The studies that gave rise to the 30 days myth were all shit.
 
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
3. Re: Morning Metaverse May 12, 2016, 21:43 dubfanatic
 
Creston wrote on May 12, 2016, 10:21:
Btw, kind of brutal of shitty British tabloid to call it "Clarkson's show". I'm fairly sure Hammond, May and Wilkins have quite a bit to do with it too.

It's The Guardian, what do you expect?
 
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News Comments > Battlefield 1 Announced
16. Re: Battlefield 1 Announced May 7, 2016, 02:11 dubfanatic
 
WE WUZ SOLJAZ  
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News Comments > Morning Legal Briefs
15. Re: Morning Legal Briefs Apr 18, 2016, 20:09 dubfanatic
 
Cultural Marxists have already dictated that anything publicly available is fair game to be used against any ideological enemy. Among the many examples of this is the firing of Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich for his donation to a pro-Proposition 8 campaign. Now the tables have turned and a cultural Marxist is on the receiving end of this and it's somehow this horrible thing?  
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