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Nickname dubfanatic
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Signed On Aug 18, 1999, 17:13
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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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News Comments > Morning Legal Briefs
12. Re: Morning Legal Briefs Apr 18, 2016, 19:53 dubfanatic
 
Do you seriously not see the difference between publicly advertising your services as an escort and maintaining a private sex life? Oh why am I even asking, this is Blues News comments, the second most autistic place on the Internet behind LessWrong  
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News Comments > Morning Mobilization
3. Re: Morning Mobilization Apr 14, 2016, 19:15 dubfanatic
 
Scottish Martial Arts wrote on Apr 14, 2016, 18:34:
Denigrating a brand by associating it with blacks and Latinos isn't racist?

It's appalling, everyone knows minorities use Boost Mobile anyway
 
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News Comments > Soda Drinker Pro
2. Re: Soda Drinker Pro Apr 14, 2016, 12:47 dubfanatic
 
I thought Early Access and Kickstarter would kill games, turns out Twitch is killing games.  
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News Comments > Democracy 3: Africa Released
1. Re: Democracy 3: Africa Released Apr 12, 2016, 21:36 dubfanatic
 
"Democracy"  
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News Comments > Morning Tech Bits
7. Re: Morning Tech Bits Apr 4, 2016, 15:57 dubfanatic
 
jwz is great. Debian has always been the ultra-sperg distro anyway. Slackware for life.  
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News Comments > Trendy Entertainment Files Ark Lawsuit
6. Re: Trendy Entertainment Files Ark Lawsuit Mar 24, 2016, 18:16 dubfanatic
 
Kxmode wrote on Mar 24, 2016, 14:18:
Lawsuits like this represent the true dark side of the video game industry.

To be fair this is an issue in just about every professional industry.
 
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News Comments > X-COM Creator Gollop Teases Tactical Combat Gamez
15. Re: X-COM Creator Gallop Teases Tactical Combat Game Mar 18, 2016, 21:55 dubfanatic
 
PHJF wrote on Mar 18, 2016, 11:35:
Task wrote on Mar 18, 2016, 11:15:
I wonder what the main world 'threat' will be, if not aliens or perhaps different?

Donald Drumpf

HAHA DRUMPF IS FUNNY NAME HE HAS POOPY PANTS
 
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News Comments > Democracy 3: Africa Trailer
1. Re: Democracy 3: Africa Trailer Mar 10, 2016, 19:29 dubfanatic
 
Can I send hordes out to necklace those pesky farmers?  
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News Comments > Sunday Legal Briefs
14. Re: Sunday Legal Briefs Mar 6, 2016, 23:19 dubfanatic
 
Mr. Tact wrote on Mar 6, 2016, 23:05:
dubfanatic wrote on Mar 6, 2016, 23:01:
If I leave my car door open with the keys in it,
In Chicago, you'd be breaking the law doing that. Just sayin'

We're talking in a sane world, progressive hellholes don't count.
 
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News Comments > Sunday Legal Briefs
12. Re: Sunday Legal Briefs Mar 6, 2016, 23:01 dubfanatic
 
jacobvandy wrote on Mar 6, 2016, 22:25:
We disagree on what it means for the phone to be unlocked, then. The door on a phone is the lock screen, it either opens to anyone who turns the knob or it requires a key in the form of a PIN, password, gesture, thumbprint, whatever. If the phone is left unlocked, that door has been left ajar.

Are you trolling or are you just dense? If I leave my car door open with the keys in it, and someone jumps in and drives off with it, it's still auto theft. Yeah, I'd be a dumbass for doing it, but it doesn't invalidate the crime.
 
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News Comments > Farming Simulator 17 Announced
16. Re: Farming Simulator 17 Announced Feb 23, 2016, 00:56 dubfanatic
 
rudra wrote on Feb 22, 2016, 16:51:
Bundy wrote on Feb 22, 2016, 14:34:
I've mentioned these games to my Uncle, who is a farmer. He just stared at me like, "why would anyone ever want to...."

because its absolutely nothing like real farming.. for one, the time is x1000, for another, no physical labor, etc. etc. etc.

they distill out the "fun" bits

thats why

Does it simulate commodity price crashes?
 
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News Comments > German Fallout 3 Ban Lifted
2. Re: German Fallout 3 Ban Lifted Feb 16, 2016, 23:14 dubfanatic
 
Germany is an absolute dystopian hellhole. I would be very surprised and disappointed if there isn't an uprising in Germany in the next decade.
 
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News Comments > Morning Tech Bits
1. Re: Morning Tech Bits Jan 21, 2016, 13:10 dubfanatic
 
Fuck GitHub, I moved all my repos to my own GitLab server when they started pushing their politics all over the place.  
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News Comments > Crusader Kings II: Conclave Announced
14. Re: Crusader Kings II: Conclave Announced Jan 7, 2016, 20:25 dubfanatic
 
This is cool and all but the devs really need to go and do a bug bash. I just had a game completely ruined by a series of issues. First my liege revoked my title for absolutely no reason (he had a good opinion of me and he had no claim to my titles). I revolted, and the notification came up to call in allies, but the option in the Diplomacy menu was greyed out. I won a major battle bringing my warscore to 60%, then when the liege called in his allies, the warscore got reset! I could have coasted to a victory, now I am fucked because of that. I love this game but it's just too buggy and unbalanced to play reliably.  
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News Comments > Saturday Tech Bits
4. Re: Saturday Tech Bits Jan 2, 2016, 14:48 dubfanatic
 
This diversity thing is starting to look more and more like a protection racket. "Nice company you got here, would be a shame if someone ran a negative media campaign against you. But maybe you can stop that if you hire my classmate from Oberlin as your diversity chief?"
 
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News Comments > American Truck Simulator in February
10. Re: American Truck Simulator in February Dec 20, 2015, 00:36 dubfanatic
 
The Half Elf wrote on Dec 19, 2015, 12:45:
Do they have wild fires that shut down roads, or having to dodge illegal aliens at border patrol checkpoints? What about fucktards who are driving and using their cellphones or driving and putting on makeup to avoid?

Also it needs the Prius driving 10 mph under the limit in the left lane.
 
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