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Signed On Dec 22, 2012, 22:56
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News Comments > Battlefield 1 Free Premium Pass
11. Re: Battlefield 1 Free Premium Pass Sep 12, 2018, 04:27 opie
 
not even for free.....  
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News Comments > Into the Black
9. Re: Into the Black Aug 4, 2018, 05:08 opie
 
jdreyer wrote on Aug 4, 2018, 04:36:
opie wrote on Aug 3, 2018, 21:15:
Just do what they did with the USS Oriskany. remove all toxic items, which they have to do anyway, and sink it into an artificial reef. cost cut, fish get home, divers get a cool site to see.

Better yet, remove all toxic items (esp those reactors) and use it for a SinkEx. We don't have real-world data on how a modern super carrier would handle various modern AShMs, GPS guided rockets, cruise missiles, and torpedoes. This could be a unique opportunity.

I am for this too. but "modern" is a loose term on a 60 year old ship.
 
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News Comments > Into the Black
8. Re: Into the Black Aug 4, 2018, 05:07 opie
 
1badmf wrote on Aug 4, 2018, 03:53:
opie wrote on Aug 3, 2018, 21:15:
Just do what they did with the USS Oriskany. remove all toxic items, which they have to do anyway, and sink it into an artificial reef. cost cut, fish get home, divers get a cool site to see.

the fact it was nuclear powered i think makes that way more complex technically, and probably legally too.

no matter what they do, they have to remove all that stuff.
 
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News Comments > Into the Black
4. Re: Into the Black Aug 3, 2018, 21:15 opie
 
Just do what they did with the USS Oriskany. remove all toxic items, which they have to do anyway, and sink it into an artificial reef. cost cut, fish get home, divers get a cool site to see.  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
32. Re: Out of the Blue Jun 8, 2018, 22:28 opie
 
RedEye9 wrote on Jun 8, 2018, 12:32:
And we can always thank the 2nd Amendment, nearly half of all suicides were caused by firearms.


other half being mostly pills huh? yeah, those are hard to get.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
31. Re: Out of the Blue Jun 8, 2018, 22:26 opie
 
I'd love to see a graph relating the rise in suicides with the decline of the use of organized religion. ie. Is people leaving the church inversely related to people committing suicide (due to the lost of fear of the negative effects in the afterlife if you commit suicide).

IMO, there are only two reasons not to do it: the effect on others that love you. the effect it has on your afterlife. take one away, I'd bet it causes suicides to rise.

Not that this would be the only reason for the increase, I mean there are huge social issues, a war for almost 20 years, and 1999 was a damned good time in this country (unlike 2008-2009).
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
3. Re: Out of the Blue May 17, 2018, 13:16 opie
 
"My right forearm is sore"

"I do an awful lot of mouse clicking"


is that what the kids are calling it these days.....

"accidentally getting it ... on my junk"

sure... but what about on purpose?
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
31. Re: Out of the Blue May 1, 2018, 23:26 opie
 
RedEye9 wrote on May 1, 2018, 22:37:
Bundy wrote on May 1, 2018, 22:21:
Mr. Tact wrote on May 1, 2018, 20:09:
Bundy wrote on May 1, 2018, 19:58:
That's why I plan to die suddenly and in a massive heart attack. Poutine FTW!
The problem with this plan is when you survive and end up with bad health, extreme debt, or both...

Oh I won't survive. I'm not making 70, so I don't care about debt either
How can you be so sure? What do you have in place to euthanize your ass should you have a massive stroke that turns you into a zombie wearing a diaper, living till the ripe old age of 90 in a low rent nursing home.

Second amendment...... ultimate backup plan... for everything.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
17. Re: Out of the Blue May 1, 2018, 14:14 opie
 
RedEye9 wrote on May 1, 2018, 14:02:
Thanks GOP for denying Americans access to assisted suicide and affordable health care. Vote Democrat, it's easier than you think.


Democrat: We need access to assisted suicide!

Also Democrat: too many people are committing suicide with guns!

 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
16. Re: Out of the Blue May 1, 2018, 14:11 opie
 
Burrito of Peace wrote on May 1, 2018, 10:58:
Two spaces after a period? That's heresy!

I mean who uses periods? NOT ME!
 
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News Comments > BATTLETECH Released
11. Re: BATTLETECH Released Apr 25, 2018, 02:56 opie
 
https://www.fanatical.com/en/game/battletech

20% off here. be warned, there are some issues with this site. it is in the UK, and your CC may call fraud on it. if it does, you have to wait for the site to push your purchase through manually. can take days.
 
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News Comments > April Fool's 2018 Comedy Gold Roundup
25. Re: April Fool's 2018 Comedy Gold Roundup Apr 2, 2018, 02:29 opie
 
In case you didn't love him before...

https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/980566101124722688
https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/980566103356194816
https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/980566116614291456



extra funny because a lot of people are saying Tesla is about a week of funds away from bankrupt status.


also, there were hints that "Teslaquilla" will be a real thing.
 
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News Comments > Overwatch Tease
5. Re: Overwatch Tease Mar 30, 2018, 05:06 opie
 
kibbled wrote on Mar 29, 2018, 23:52:
I'm think they are bringing back the Kings Road PVE map from last year.

That is what I am thinking, but I hope not.
 
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News Comments > Surviving Mars Begins
5. Re: Surviving Mars Begins Mar 15, 2018, 17:40 opie
 
$36 for game (on sale 10% on steam), $35 for season pass (ugh, DLC incoming). I will wait till summer sale when game is 50% off and 1st DLC is out.  
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News Comments > The Division 2 Revealed
28. Re: The Division 2 Revealed Mar 8, 2018, 20:18 opie
 
MacLeod wrote on Mar 8, 2018, 12:10:
Make it underwater like the second X-Com game...

Call it "The Division 2: SubDivision"

uh, no. that one is set in the 'burbs instead of the city.

Does anyone know if this will be NYC again or a new city? London would be cool.
 
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News Comments > Destiny 2 Roadmap Rerouted
3. Re: Destiny 2 Roadmap Rerouted Feb 22, 2018, 14:18 opie
 
So glad I didn't buy this. something about games like this, Starwars: The Old Republic, and The Division. They are so pretty, and fun for 5 mins. Then I go all ADD (which I don't have) and cannot get back into them. I have actually installed and started The Division, and as soon as it loads said "ugh, I don't actually want to play this". Can't explain it.  
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News Comments > Into the Black
1. Re: Into the Black Feb 16, 2018, 20:26 opie
 
That was actually pretty awesome. GJ  
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News Comments > Sunday Metaverse
1. Re: Sunday Metaverse Jan 28, 2018, 15:40 opie
 
social media has ran it's course. get outside people.  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
3. Re: Out of the Blue Jan 27, 2018, 16:20 opie
 
on the parking karma vid?
that guy that blocked her in is 100% dickbag. you can tell from the edgy camo shoulder holster for his gat...over a polo shirt... all while driving a yaris. I mean I am not sure he could be more of an asshole, but he will find a way.

 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
28. Re: Out of the Blue Jan 25, 2018, 22:08 opie
 
Simon Says wrote on Jan 25, 2018, 21:50:
opie wrote on Jan 25, 2018, 21:35:
ventry wrote on Jan 25, 2018, 21:12:
Since Trumpís Election
DOW Up 32%+
Markets Increased $8 TRILLION
Economic Growth TOPS 3% 2 QTRs
Consumer Confidence 17 YR HIGH
Unemployment Rate 17 YR LOW
Jobless Benefits 45 YR LOW
Food Stamps 8 YR LOW

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jbORdV_wrAY

Keep the hate and butthurt flowing. Still funny as hell.

Still waiting for those nukes Redeye9 ;-)

26,392 (todays close) / 18,259.60 (nov 8th 2016 election night close) = 145%

so it is up 45%, not 32% since election.

not checking the rest

The economic indicators have never been good indicators for quality of life.

The only thing it means, most of the time since the neoliberal policies have been put in place decades ago and applied by every administration ever since, both by republicrats and demopublicans ( and failed since then to do anything it promised to the wage slaves, but fulfilled almost every promise to the plutocrats/oligarchs/rich fucks/hoarders/corporate welfare queens ( that I.M.C. budget among others... ) ), is increased inequality, so more public health problems, more poors, poorer poors and more hoarding by richer rich fucks.

Stop drinking the voodoo economics trickle down urine kool-aid kids, it's bad for you.

Well, that all depends on how big your 401K is. But yeah, the poor are shafted by everybody. Why I try not to be poor.
 
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