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by Prole
Sat Dec 29, 2007 2:11 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Favorite Band that no one has heard of!
Replies: 360
Views: 48581

Re: Favorite Band that no one has heard of!

SkaBassist wrote:-The Zutons


NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!

<------- Music snob
by Prole
Mon Dec 24, 2007 3:05 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0361: "Christmas Back Home"
Replies: 115
Views: 17526

Re: 'Christmas Back Home' discussion

This is always a pretty odd feeling.

It makes home feel less like home too.

At home im normally the only one awake post twelve.
by Prole
Sun Dec 23, 2007 12:58 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: So... any new Star Wars books that aren't just cash-ins?
Replies: 15
Views: 2683

Re: So... any new Star Wars books that aren't just cash-ins?

There's one or two new Zahn books out First one is called 'Outbound flight' I aint read it yet, but the premise sounds cool. and Allegiance is out soon too. Thrawn was badass. Didnt really like the hand of thrawn sequels to the main trilogy though. Personally i'm not that huge a mara jade fan, she t...
by Prole
Sun Dec 23, 2007 12:50 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2863562

Re: Confessional Thread - Nobody expects the mouldy inquisition!

A friend of mine once impulse shopped online, late at night, while drunk, ordered some things, and completely forgot about it. A few weeks later he got a cool t-shirt in the mail and it was a complete, pleasant surprise to him. Thats a cool story. Confession: Im home for christmas 2 days and alread...
by Prole
Sun Dec 23, 2007 12:48 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Actual Drnukenness!
Replies: 1358
Views: 346334

Re: The drnuk thread

Nerdy drinking game that i played last night.

What you'll need:
Soul Calibur 2
Drinks (preferably of alcoholic origin)

Vs team battle

For each round won the winner must drink

1st round - 1 second
2nd round - 2 seconds

And so on.

Its fun.
by Prole
Tue Dec 18, 2007 9:59 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9563
Views: 1194116

Re: What are you listening to?

Philomid wrote:"Atlas" by Battles

Off their new album!


I like!

Great single.
by Prole
Tue Dec 18, 2007 9:18 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Custom titles
Replies: 2761
Views: 259738

Re: Custom titles

Oppressed, possibly?

As a homage to the constitutional peasant.
by Prole
Tue Dec 18, 2007 9:05 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Who likes BREAD?
Replies: 172
Views: 91888

Re: Who likes BREAD?

I tried my hand at baking bread once, i must go back to it! Doesnt seem too difficult, if one has time. I loathe shop bought white bread. Its tasteless, sticks to the roof of the mouth and contains almost no nutritional value. Wholemeal pitta bread, multigrain loaf or sourdough is pretty much all i ...
by Prole
Tue Dec 18, 2007 8:55 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Boy Thread: put a hat on ur butt
Replies: 14355
Views: 1448516

Re: Man Thread: urgghhh Graaag!

Favourite drink?

Cocktail - mojito

Beer - Guinness

Spirit - Paddy (Whiskey)
by Prole
Tue Dec 18, 2007 8:53 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: [Movie] The Golden Compass
Replies: 55
Views: 7195

Re: [Movie] The Golden Compass

Jesster summed up pretty much everything i thought about this film.

Hammy acting and generally poor pacing.

Still though, i liked seeing the bears fight.

Armoured polar bear > all
by Prole
Sat Dec 15, 2007 4:02 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Boy Thread: put a hat on ur butt
Replies: 14355
Views: 1448516

Re: Man Thread: urgghhh Graaag!

a whole pocketful of sharpies


What, pray tell, is a sharpie?
by Prole
Sat Dec 15, 2007 3:51 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Boy Thread: put a hat on ur butt
Replies: 14355
Views: 1448516

Re: Man Thread: urgghhh Graaag!

Never have, not in 6 years in college, an amazing feat by local standards.


Its mental, Loads of caffeine in it too, for that extra manic buzz.

We thought it was great as 15 year olds.
by Prole
Sat Dec 15, 2007 3:34 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Boy Thread: put a hat on ur butt
Replies: 14355
Views: 1448516

Re: Man Thread: urgghhh Graaag!

On the topic of drinking, we here began drinking early and often. We have something of a drink culture here, teens get in the game pretty early. My group began on fortified wine suppled by a local dodgy shop, later we moved onto bottles of vodka supplied by whoever was old enough to buy. Lastly we m...
by Prole
Fri Dec 14, 2007 10:55 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0357: "Flies"
Replies: 105
Views: 22604

Re: "Flies" Discussion

I read the title as "files".

I was confused.
by Prole
Thu Dec 13, 2007 11:18 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Final Fantasy Omnithread - All FF, all the time.
Replies: 1158
Views: 249584

Re: Final Fantasy series.... favorites?

Of those i have played VII>IX>X>VIII>X-2>XII 7 was the first i played, so nostalgia counts for alot. First game that made me actually care about characters (aeris etc) 9 is just a great laugh, bit quick mind, but funny, likeable characters and world and a fine story. Ten is more serious, but great-l...
by Prole
Thu Dec 13, 2007 11:01 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: I really like food, especially breakfast
Replies: 19
Views: 3078

Re: I really like food, especially breakfast

Strangely, if I DON'T skip breakfast, I am hungrier at lunch. I dont know what it is about my metabolism, but after breakfast i get hungry around 2-3 hours after, whereas if i dont breakfast, im not even hungry at lunch. I'll admit though, i love breakfast. Muesli + yoghurt + Coffee = best meal of ...
by Prole
Thu Dec 13, 2007 10:55 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Pratchett has Alzheimer's
Replies: 26
Views: 3207

Re: Pratchett has Alzheimer's

Poor guy.

Kudos to him for being strong in the face of it.

I'd be terrified.
by Prole
Wed Dec 12, 2007 4:39 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: That song that's stuck in your head right now...
Replies: 262
Views: 25987

Re: That song that's stuck in your head right now...

Are you ten years ago - Tegan and sara

Its damned catchy.
by Prole
Wed Dec 12, 2007 4:25 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2863562

Re: Confessional Thread

Confession: I was away drinking in latvia for 4 days. Now im back, feels like it should be a weekend.
by Prole
Fri Dec 07, 2007 12:07 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: What game has caused you to utter the most profanity?
Replies: 421
Views: 42812

Re: What game has caused you to utter the most profanity?

Brineshrimp wrote:Magic: The Gathering.

"All goblins have +3/+3 and trample"
"F***!!"


Same thing when someone got a Dakkon Blackblade into play with 11 lands in play.

NOOOOOOO!
by Prole
Fri Dec 07, 2007 11:52 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Swimming and nerves
Replies: 57
Views: 4621

Re: Swimming and nerves

I love to swim, Done it lots all my life.

I used to do it competitively, and then became a lifeguard.

SCUBA is also very very cool.

Its probably the best exercise for your all-round fitness, and its non-impact so you could do it all your life without major joint/bone problems.
by Prole
Wed Dec 05, 2007 6:14 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Marathon
Replies: 14
Views: 4491

Re: Marathon

(I don't say trilogy because of the final screen in campaign when you beat Halo 3 on Legendary (Halo 4?)) I think that the new Marathon game is supposed to continue where that left off. Not sure, though. Slightly Off - Topic: The Halo developers have said that the series wasn't going to be a trilog...
by Prole
Wed Dec 05, 2007 10:48 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Words you love.
Replies: 680
Views: 141738

Re: Beautiful words...

I'm pretty sure the quality of beauty in a word is due directly to the mellifluous flow of that word, related to how its syllables sound together. You simply cannot get a flow with a monosyllabic word. Thus, the difficulty of pronunciation is related more to a pleasing juxtaposition of similar soun...
by Prole
Wed Dec 05, 2007 10:45 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Caffeine is bad, mmkay?
Replies: 23
Views: 3264

Re: Caffeine is bad, mmkay?

More than 2 coffees a day and im an anxious wreck of a person.

Not good. Im quite suceptible to its stimulating charms.
by Prole
Wed Dec 05, 2007 10:38 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Recommend a book
Replies: 484
Views: 271657

Re: Recommend a book

A wild sheep chase by Haruki Murakami.

An awfully strange book, but brilliantly written.

Also, Norwegian Wood (same author) is good too.
by Prole
Wed Dec 05, 2007 10:33 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: A real water world (merged with "a big ball of water")
Replies: 154
Views: 39685

Re: A real water world (merged with "a big ball of water")

This effectively would be the same as gas giant, right?

Only difference being size and the fact that its made from just water.

A molecular gas giant if you will.
by Prole
Wed Dec 05, 2007 10:26 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Ice Cream.
Replies: 56
Views: 9766

Re: Ice Cream.

We have an ice cream here called a 'Brunch'

Consists of strawberry ice cream, covered in strawberry and biscuity bits, on a stick. Its Yum.

Cookie dough is the ultimate in pig - out ice cream though.
by Prole
Wed Dec 05, 2007 10:03 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Does being satisfied equal being happy?
Replies: 19
Views: 1947

Re: Does being satisfied equal being happy?

There's shades of grey involved here anyway, there always is with happiness in different people. Personally, to be satisfied is to just accept the stasis quo. Its pretty neutral, definately not straying into the happiness zone. So i would say that their not really the same thing. I would be satisfie...
by Prole
Wed Dec 05, 2007 9:28 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Handheld Help, please.
Replies: 42
Views: 4084

Re: Handheld Help, please.

I just finished Zelda : Phantom hourglass. It is properly excellent. The controls are perfect for the DS, and some of the puzzles are really well done. There's a good variety of items and their implemented well. One or 2 downers: Sailing is boring. Central temple is annoying. (you have to re-do it a...
by Prole
Wed Dec 05, 2007 9:20 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: When was the last time you skipped
Replies: 41
Views: 3236

Re: When was the last time you skipped

During the summer at a music festival.

Its actually pretty fun, though i wouldn't make a habit of it.
by Prole
Tue Dec 04, 2007 11:04 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2863562

Re: Confessional Thread

My Palahniuk obsession makes me disagree with you. The book Fight Club is better than the movie "Fight Club" in every aspect sans the ending. Even Palahniuk liked the ending of the movie better. :) I saw the film before i read the book, one of the few times i can remember that happening. ...
by Prole
Tue Dec 04, 2007 10:26 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: eating meat
Replies: 1333
Views: 148792

Re: eating meat

Im pretty happy to eat any animal i dont have a direct emotional attachment to.

I wont eat human.

Anything else is pretty much fair game.

Though i probably wouldn't eat endangered animals.

Oh, and ones that don't taste good.
by Prole
Tue Dec 04, 2007 10:08 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2863562

Re: Confessional Thread

I watched both V for Vendetta and Fight Club for the first time in October. I am often yelled at for not having seen movies that I should see. Oh well. They are both Very Good. *Cue "The comic is so much better" comment. /hasn't read Fight Club. The film of Fight Club is actually better t...
by Prole
Tue Dec 04, 2007 7:26 pm UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: The single best computer food
Replies: 205
Views: 42384

Re: The single best computer food

A nice, thin and crispy pepperoni pizza provides good nourishment.

As does a 2l bottle of coca-cola and a large bag of dorito's for an all night gameage.
by Prole
Tue Dec 04, 2007 2:19 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Little joys in life (Mrg: Little Things That Make You Happy)
Replies: 218
Views: 16668

Re: Little joys in life

After a long, crappy day, sitting to watch an episode of some TV show (West Wing, Battlestar, etc) with a wacky ciggarette and the GF.

Its mightily relaxing.
by Prole
Mon Dec 03, 2007 10:02 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9378885

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

d33p wrote:How many times do you have to be sigged before it's "a lot"?


From what i've seen, you'd need to be the junk of one, Narsil
by Prole
Mon Dec 03, 2007 9:49 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2863562

Re: Confessional Thread

Confession: Sometimes i feel like a complete imposter studying physics.

2nd Confession: I am sometimes quietly smug that i've been able to get through 3 years of it so far.
by Prole
Mon Dec 03, 2007 9:46 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9563
Views: 1194116

Re: What are you listening to?

Sleep Depriviation - simian mobile disco
by Prole
Mon Dec 03, 2007 7:30 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The Apocalypse
Replies: 31
Views: 2938

Re: The Apocalypse

The timescales here just seem silly.

Soon should be multipled by a few factors of ten
by Prole
Mon Dec 03, 2007 4:20 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Let's Talk About Theobromine - that means Chocolate.
Replies: 186
Views: 62051

Re: Let's Talk About Theobromine

Mint aero is the finest chocolate bar in existance.

I am not a chocolate purist.

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