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Description PS4 and PC gamer. Add me to your friends list! Or don't. Also into music (playing and listening), hiking, firearms, movies, and writing/reading.
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Signed On Jun 28, 2005, 16:58
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
10. Re: Drug firm offers $1 version of $750 Turing pill. Oct 26, 2015, 13:46 Agent.X7
 
nin wrote on Oct 26, 2015, 11:27:
Rossini wrote on Oct 26, 2015, 11:21:
I wish Imprimis great success. As an aside, I wish there was some way to charge the Shkreli's of the world with murder when their price gouging causes people to die.

I'm really puzzled both how he got to be a CEO, and why his board didn't drop his ass like a hot potato, when he chose to act out and have his little tantrums.


Follow the money. He is a huge contributor to the Democratic party. It doesn't take a big leap in logic to see how Hillary benefits from his price gouging and her immediatly leaping in, promising to do something.
 
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News Comments > Warhammer: The End Times Vermintide Released
7. Re: Warhammer: The End Times Vermintide Released Oct 25, 2015, 19:22 Agent.X7
 
This looks pretty cool. Anybody try it out?  
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News Comments > Batman: Arkham Knight Rerelease Wednesday
13. Re: Batman: Arkham Knight Rerelease Wednesday Oct 25, 2015, 19:20 Agent.X7
 
Marvin T. Martian wrote on Oct 25, 2015, 17:48:
Creston wrote on Oct 25, 2015, 16:17:
Now, get out there and Be The Batman!

When the game reaches 5 bucks, I will.

Yep!!!! They blew it and even if they gave it away to PC players, I would be hesitant. WB should just get out of making any PC game.

They did give it away. I got it for free with one of my cards. Played for about 20 minutes. Laughed hysterically when the fps bottomed out when driving the battank thing. Yeah, what a great bundle game! Show me how with SLI'd 970s I can still achieve single digit fps in a game!
 
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News Comments > Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns Launches
21. Re: Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns Launches Oct 23, 2015, 14:35 Agent.X7
 
El Pit wrote on Oct 23, 2015, 13:43:
HorrorScope wrote on Oct 23, 2015, 13:00:
Gaming Law:
If you buy early, expect to pay more. If you wait, expect to pay less.

I know! But pay less does not mean get it for free. Then again, I could agree if they gave the base game for free as long as they would in a way honor the support of those who paid for the game that they're giving away for free by offering their loyal player base a rebate on the expansion. But the veterans get NOTHING, the newbies get a complete free game. And this is plain WRONG. Oh my, whatever. Won't look back and have plenty of other games to play. ArenaNet is now on my shit list - no more money from me. That's the only message they understand. I can wait till they offer the expansion for free.

Entitlement always leads to butthurt when the real world comes knocking.
 
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News Comments > Into the Black
1. Re: Into the Black Oct 22, 2015, 19:00 Agent.X7
 
That's heavy!  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
4. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 22, 2015, 10:17 Agent.X7
 
Blue wrote on Oct 22, 2015, 09:36:
nin wrote on Oct 22, 2015, 09:35:
I'm a little disappointed we didn't get our Back To The Future baseball history...

I totally get that too. If they were not playing the Mets, I would have 100% been rooting for the Cubbies.

Could be worse. Could have been Lucas producing and he would have gone back to change the prediction in the movies to the Mets for the 35th anniversary.
 
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News Comments > On Sale
1. Re: On Sale Oct 21, 2015, 20:29 Agent.X7
 
Oh come on, you know you want to buy thi son Back to the Future day! I just did while listening to Huey Lewis and the news.  
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News Comments > Tales from the Borderlands Episode 5 Released
2. Re: Tales from the Borderlands Episode 5 Released Oct 20, 2015, 23:57 Agent.X7
 
nin wrote on Oct 20, 2015, 22:35:
Lookin forward to jumping into this over the weekend - caught it on psn for $15.

Hope to see a similar sale on Life Is Strange soon...


It's awesome. Almost finished it tonight. Hope they make a season 2.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
58. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 20, 2015, 21:03 Agent.X7
 
Also:

1.21 gigawatts? GREAT SCOTT!

Tomorrow is Back To The Future day! (I feel so fucking old now.)
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
56. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 20, 2015, 20:33 Agent.X7
 
Drayth wrote on Oct 20, 2015, 19:17:
Pigeon wrote on Oct 20, 2015, 18:53:
Everything being completely out of order turned me off the series when I tried watching it on Netflix. Maybe I'll try to pick up again and do things in a manner that makes sense.

It's well worth it. Just know that there's always a bunch of ok episodes near the beginning of every season (and those tend to be the ones most out of order), then the last 2/3'rds are huge improvements. This is true all the way through the show, unfortunately. But the good episodes.... 3'rd, 4'th and 5'th seasons are just awesome, and not for kids (at one point a clone trooper gets cut in half by a horizontal security door slamming shut while he's climbing up). 1 and 2 have their moments too, but they really caught their stride in 3'rd.

Also note their rendering gets better every season, and that too catches it's stride in 3'rd. They start matching the cinematography of the space fight scenes with the movies around there.

Rebels has it nailed, but there's a lot of tie-in's with CW's, so I would advise watching CW's before ever starting Rebels if you're up for it all.

I watched Rebels first and liked it, so I started watching CW. Man I was confused. Nothing is in order. I am still watching an ep every now and then, but some things really bother me. I saw the movie in the theater years ago and HATED the gay Hutt. He does not fit at all. (The only English speaking Hutt? Great.)
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
55. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 20, 2015, 20:31 Agent.X7
 
Kxmode wrote on Oct 20, 2015, 17:30:
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PTO for a movie?!?

PTO = Travel to real places or doing something extraordinary IMHO.

I AM going to travel to real places in a galaxy far, far away. You just don't know!

People take PTO to play a video game on launch day? So why can't I take PTO to marathon watch Episodes 4, 5, 6, and 7.

I also took 12/18 off so that I can see the first showing Friday morning. I don't believe many people will have tickets for that time shot. It's going to be a regular work day for many so there's chance I can get sneak in an early showing without issue.

Edit: Fixing typos. I'm excited; typing too fast. Need to cool down.

AGreed. Although I am not watching this on opening day, I took 2 vacation days so I could have almost the entire week of November 10th off. (Fallout4, Tomb Raider, Starcraft II, AND the Steam Controller are all showing up at my door that week.)

Also, I guess I will not watch it in 3D. I didn't realize they were not filming it with 3d cameras. I love 3D movies, but only natively filmed 3D movies. I have a passive 3D TV and both the XBone and PS4 can play my 3D blu-rays.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
28. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 20, 2015, 13:52 Agent.X7
 
SW looks amazing, but fucked if I am going to go see it opening week. I did that for the "special" editions and Ep I and I have experienced enough plastic lightsabers waving in front of the screen for one lifetime. I will watch in 3D once the crowds die back a bit. (Early afternoon during the week)  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
27. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 19, 2015, 19:47 Agent.X7
 
1badmf wrote on Oct 19, 2015, 17:19:
jdreyer wrote on Oct 19, 2015, 15:24:
KS wrote on Oct 19, 2015, 15:08:
So Daisy does not have a lightsaber in this movie. Though they suggest one with her staff in parallel with, indeed overlapping, the bad guy's beam. She's way too cute for that to suggest she is the series' ultimate bad guy.

Spoilers?

luke isn't on the poster... or is he?!? also, new deathstar in the background?

That's what I thought. Maybe Luke is the guy in the mask, taking on his father's role.
 
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17. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 19, 2015, 14:04 Agent.X7
 
Wowbagger_TIP wrote on Oct 19, 2015, 01:45:
Agent.X7 wrote on Oct 18, 2015, 22:14:
Mr. Tact wrote on Oct 18, 2015, 21:44:
Agent.X7 wrote on Oct 18, 2015, 17:31:
Lindsey Lohan, so smart she doesn't realize that she won't be eligible for multiple reasons, including felony convictions and age.
Well, she is talking about 2020, but yeah even for the Jan 20, 2021 inauguration she would be just shy -- born July 2 1986 according to Wikipedia.

I have to admit though, I didn't know there was a law preventing federal elected service for felons. Assuming you're correct, it's not terribly surprising, I just didn't have actual knowledge of an existing law.

There is no law I am aware of, but good luck getting anybody to back you with that felony on your record.

Then again, this is America. Hillary is basically running on an "elect the first woman president" platform, so what the fuck do I know.

Being one of the only ones running that actually seems sane is a rather nice boon for her as well. She mostly just has to wait out the GOP crowd and see what's left standing over there, and then beat them to death with their own words during the primary.

On the other hand, that's a strategy so simple that only a Democrat could fuck it up.

If you think Hillary sounds sane...well, you are beyond my ability to convince you of anything.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
14. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 18, 2015, 22:14 Agent.X7
 
Mr. Tact wrote on Oct 18, 2015, 21:44:
Agent.X7 wrote on Oct 18, 2015, 17:31:
Lindsey Lohan, so smart she doesn't realize that she won't be eligible for multiple reasons, including felony convictions and age.
Well, she is talking about 2020, but yeah even for the Jan 20, 2021 inauguration she would be just shy -- born July 2 1986 according to Wikipedia.

I have to admit though, I didn't know there was a law preventing federal elected service for felons. Assuming you're correct, it's not terribly surprising, I just didn't have actual knowledge of an existing law.

There is no law I am aware of, but good luck getting anybody to back you with that felony on your record.

Then again, this is America. Hillary is basically running on an "elect the first woman president" platform, so what the fuck do I know.
 
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11. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 18, 2015, 17:31 Agent.X7
 
Lindsey Lohan, so smart she doesn't realize that she won't be eligible for multiple reasons, including felony convictions and age.

To be honest, however, I'm not sure she could do much worse than any of the previous presidents these past 30 years.
 
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News Comments > Free Valve Games for OS X Steam Hardware Users
6. Re: Free Valve Games for OS X Steam Hardware Users Oct 17, 2015, 19:45 Agent.X7
 
Can't wait to try this controller.  
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1. Re: etc. Oct 15, 2015, 13:40 Agent.X7
 
One of my favorite episodes of Haven is when star Emily Rose does an entire episode that is just her and Nolan North. The chemistry with those two is awesome, and the in-jokes were subtle but funny. I wish he was on screen more. (I know he's in Dirty Little Liars, but I have no desire to watch that show.)  
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News Comments > Overwatch Beta This Month
5. Re: Overwatch Beta This Month Oct 14, 2015, 23:49 Agent.X7
 
heroin wrote on Oct 14, 2015, 20:24:
Fix HOTS!

Yes, because there's only one team at Blizzard and they make EVERYTHING!
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
10. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 14, 2015, 11:23 Agent.X7
 
Blue wrote on Oct 14, 2015, 11:17:
panbient wrote on Oct 14, 2015, 10:33:
My father had a colonoscopy earlier this year, they name dropped Gatorade more than a few times in the prep instructions to avoid dehydration. Really anything heavy with electrolytes, I just found it strange they kept mentioning Gatorade.



Gatorade.

(and good luck)

Thanks. This is where my over-sharing pays off, as that's a good tip... a buddy actually mentioned it too, so I just picked some up (the store was all out of Brawndo). The straw tip from earlier in the thread is a good one too, as is the advice to chill it, but I had that already, as the nurse suggested I pour it over ice to make it cooler.

As for timing, it's actually late morning. The good news is this will allow me to make an update here if I'm capable. The bad news is it increases the possibility the day will be a complete wipe-out for me if I react to everything badly. I'm hoping for the best, but this is all uncharted territory, so we'll have to see.

I'm sure there's an Idiocracy joke and a Nathan Drake joke I could make here, but I haven't had my coffee yet.

Good luck!


Brawndo, it's what butts crave!
 
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