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by l33t_sas
Thu Mar 05, 2009 11:58 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Sprechen Sie Deutsch bitte! [German practice]
Replies: 878
Views: 263956

Re: Sprechen Sie Deutsch bitte! [German practice]

Okay, thanks!
by l33t_sas
Thu Mar 05, 2009 8:10 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Sprechen Sie Deutsch bitte! [German practice]
Replies: 878
Views: 263956

Re: Sprechen Sie Deutsch bitte! [German practice]

Err... I know this probably isn't the right place to post this but I didn't want to create a new topic just for this so anyway: I've been searching everywhere and I can't find what 'närft' means. As in the sentence: "Närft der herr dir noch?" If any of you German speakers know what it mean...
by l33t_sas
Tue Dec 09, 2008 9:48 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Songs with "Rain" in the title
Replies: 73
Views: 22302

Re: Songs with "Rain" in the title

Shitloads: When the Rain Begins to Fall - Heavenly Black Rain - Mostly Autumn Porcupine Rain - Mostly Autumn Enter Rain - Pain of Salvation The Rain song - Led Zeppelin Acid Rain - Angra Acid Rain - Liquid Tension Experiment ( NOT Dream Theater) Planet Rain - Devin Townsend November Rain - Guns N' R...
by l33t_sas
Mon Dec 01, 2008 10:08 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Book Challenge
Replies: 261
Views: 22724

Re: The Book Challenge

Well I have a bookshelf next to me so I just grabbed a random book from there. Also I didn't know whether to count from the first complete sentence or now but anyway: "On thinking this my first impulse was to go back and see her, and plead for her silence... but that would have made both the br...
by l33t_sas
Tue Nov 04, 2008 1:39 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: The Australian Year 12 Exam Rant Thread
Replies: 76
Views: 5058

Re: The Australian Year 12 Exam Rant Thread

So did any other Victorians have bio yesterday? How did you all go? I was very pleasantly surprised at the low amount of questions on DNA synthesis as I was terrible at that sort of stuff. I rocked all the evolution questions though and managed to finish 10 minutes early :D So... anybody got English...
by l33t_sas
Thu Oct 30, 2008 11:23 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: The Australian Year 12 Exam Rant Thread
Replies: 76
Views: 5058

Re: The Austrlian Year 12 Exam Rant Thread

Well I don't do English so I don't have to panic til Monday

(Biology, argghhhh!)
by l33t_sas
Mon Oct 27, 2008 1:36 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Awesome Student Quotes
Replies: 870
Views: 224281

Re: Awesome Student Quotes

This one is back from 2007, when I spent 4 months in Cork, Ireland. He got another student to give him a calculator, I got to write out 4 A4-Pages of the chemistry book. So worth it. That doesn't sound worth it at all. :( But then again, I can't really judge since I used to be like that until quite...
by l33t_sas
Mon Oct 27, 2008 1:32 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Melbourne meet-up?
Replies: 449
Views: 112679

Re: Melbourne meet-up?

I'm available 15/16 going on our own version of schoolies afterwards until the 28th but I'll be available after that too.
by l33t_sas
Mon Oct 27, 2008 1:22 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: The Australian Year 12 Exam Rant Thread
Replies: 76
Views: 5058

Re: The Austrlian Year 12 Exam Rant Thread

michaelandjimi wrote:I have 14 units, woo!


Altogether? Are you year 11?

Here in Victoria when i finish this year I'll have done 32 units altogether but I did a lot more than most on account of half my year 10 subjects being year 11 subjects.
by l33t_sas
Mon Oct 27, 2008 1:08 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Worst/Overrated books.
Replies: 753
Views: 284848

Re: Worst/Overrated books.

Hentzau wrote:'Oryx and Crake' is pretty overrated. As is 'Eats, Shoots, and Leaves'.


I loved Oryx and Crake :(

Is it really that overrated, I've not seen it in many favourites lists.
by l33t_sas
Mon Oct 13, 2008 12:49 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Animorphs (split from shapeshifting)(Spoilers)
Replies: 68
Views: 11415

Re: Animorphs (split from shapeshifting)(Spoilers)

I loved this series so much, I don't own any of the books but I borrowed them from the library on numerous occasions. Now I have them all downloaded, so for those who are looking to read the books, they're out there online (except 49, The Revelation, inexplicably, which sucks because it was one of m...
by l33t_sas
Mon Oct 13, 2008 12:06 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Morally Ambiguous Characters
Replies: 42
Views: 19183

Re: Morally Ambiguous Characters

Try the Song of Ice and Fire series by George R. R. Martin; first book is A Game of Thrones . There are two unambiguously good characters, and one unambiguously bad one. Of the good ones, one dies quite quickly, and one, well, learns that life is not like in the songs. The bad one prospers for quit...
by l33t_sas
Mon Oct 13, 2008 11:58 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Awesome Student Quotes
Replies: 870
Views: 224281

Re: Awesome Student Quotes

Keep in mind that my class is part of an 'Accelerated' Program... In geography, discussing Antarctica, the teacher mention that it has no permanent inhabitants. Girl: Wait a minute, aren't there Eskimos in Antarctica I was the only person who started laughing out loud and the girl told me I was bein...
by l33t_sas
Mon Oct 13, 2008 10:58 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: The Australian Year 12 Exam Rant Thread
Replies: 76
Views: 5058

Re: The Austrlian Year 12 Exam Rant Thread

I do enjoy going to revision lectures though. They help a lot. Revision lectures? Wouldn't happen to be those ones at VU that were just on? I went to the chem one but I was so tired I just dozed off and ended up leaving early. Anyway, I don't have much else to say here. Exams suck and the Australia...
by l33t_sas
Tue Oct 07, 2008 11:11 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Melbourne meet-up?
Replies: 449
Views: 112679

Re: Melbourne meet-up?

This Saturday isn't great for me, I have a biology lecture in preparation for my exams.

Actually I'm unlikely to be available until exams are finished. Stupid year 12 :(
by l33t_sas
Fri Aug 08, 2008 12:20 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Short or long?
Replies: 11
Views: 1810

Re: Short or long?

Good.
by l33t_sas
Sun Aug 03, 2008 12:35 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Looks like we got ourselves a reader...
Replies: 193
Views: 40299

Re: Looks like we got ourselves a reader...

Well I remember reading Asterix comics and chess books when I was 5. So I was probably reading simpler stuff before that. I'd guess about four, maybe even three. I vaguely remember that for a while I COULD read but there was nothing I WANTED to read. Then Asterix, Tin Tin, Animorphs, Harry Potter, A...
by l33t_sas
Tue Jul 29, 2008 2:15 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: "Witty" t-shirt irony
Replies: 12
Views: 3486

Re: "Witty" t-shirt irony

And it works! Everyone who reads that shirt tells me "Aw, I love you!" ... Even complete strangers. I've never gotten that reaction when I wear mine :( Me neither :( But maybe that's because I am a scary looking teenage hoodlum. I'm prety sure I generally look like a stoner (I'm not) One ...
by l33t_sas
Tue Jul 29, 2008 12:55 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Worst/Overrated books.
Replies: 753
Views: 284848

Re: Worst/Overrated books.

This is going to get me lynched and I know it, especially if I say it now. I'm going to say it anyway. Although I have only read two books, them being Bluebeard and Slaughterhouse 5 , I do not like them. I might have picked bad books to introduce myself to Kurt Vonnegut, but I just don't like him s...
by l33t_sas
Mon Jul 14, 2008 12:00 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Bad Films You Hate
Replies: 80
Views: 9669

Re: Bad Films You Hate

Action movies with more dialogue than action. Well action movies in general. SO BORING I almost fell asleep in Casino Royale. The only part which roused my attention was when Daniel Craig was being whipped in the balls. It made me laugh. (I'm a happy little sociopath). Die Hard 4. Some of the action...
by l33t_sas
Mon Jul 14, 2008 10:51 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Melbourne meet-up?
Replies: 449
Views: 112679

Re: Melbourne meet-up?

Alas, I have work again. :(
by l33t_sas
Thu Jul 10, 2008 10:12 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Hancock
Replies: 51
Views: 4543

Re: Hancock

I'm glad I'm not the only one who thought the second half was complete bollocks. The first half was very cleverly done and had so much potential and then they felt a need to throw in a female counterpart and explain everything away with complete deus ex machinas. I don't like it when the rules that ...
by l33t_sas
Thu Jul 10, 2008 9:48 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 3073177

Re: Post yo' fehs

mrorange wrote:are those mongi?

edit: mongeese, not mongi.. *facedesk*


Actually according to Steven Pinker, they're mongooses. Go figure.
by l33t_sas
Wed Jun 25, 2008 12:10 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Melbourne meet-up?
Replies: 449
Views: 112679

Re: Melbourne meet-up?

I am also LANing 5th and 6th xD

DotA!!!
by l33t_sas
Tue Jun 17, 2008 12:14 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Melbourne meet-up?
Replies: 449
Views: 112679

Re: Melbourne meet-up?

I have work this Saturday so sadly, I am out.

(Sunday is good though)
by l33t_sas
Mon Jun 16, 2008 9:27 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Furthest Travelled
Replies: 104
Views: 9506

Re: Furthest Travelled

North: Cairns
East: (judging from maps where Australia is in the middle) Buenos Aires
West: Perth
South: Dunedin
by l33t_sas
Sat Jun 14, 2008 12:19 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Shave for a cure
Replies: 5
Views: 1389

Re: Shave for a cure

I have a friend that has just done this. Somewhat disconcerting to watch her walk around practically bald. I thought she'd look awful but she actually looks pretty good in an odd way. Anyway, I don't think she made more than a $100 dollars but aside from asking friends and getting her really crazy f...
by l33t_sas
Sat Jun 14, 2008 11:01 am UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Melbourne meet-up?
Replies: 449
Views: 112679

Re: Melbourne meet-up?

I think I'm good for next Saturday.
by l33t_sas
Sat Jun 14, 2008 6:03 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.
Replies: 1738
Views: 367656

Re: Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.

Other contributions: Lemonade and beer is done here too, it is called a shandy. I have never had one because lemonade belongs with vodka. l33t_sas, have you tried Blue Tongue? I am not huge on beer but I rather like that one. Might be a bit pricey for you, though. I also like Cascade Premium Light....
by l33t_sas
Sat Jun 14, 2008 4:51 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What does one do at a concert?
Replies: 53
Views: 18524

Re: What does one do at a concert?

Depends on the concert. At a metal concert you mosh(!)

Jump around, headbang, yell. It might not sound like much but it's mad fun while you're there.
by l33t_sas
Thu Jun 12, 2008 12:45 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Melbourne meet-up?
Replies: 449
Views: 112679

Re: Melbourne meet-up?

I'm busy this Sunday sadly, have a birthday party (rock climbing! :D) and then work. But damnit, I want my shirt!
by l33t_sas
Tue Jun 10, 2008 1:06 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: My Pokemanz, let me show you them...
Replies: 547
Views: 151497

Re: My Pokemanz, let me show you them...

I'm usually desperate to finish the game so the first time I take on the final trainers, or the Elite Four, my squad's between levels 40 and 50, and the battles involve a lot of revives and super potions That seems like an entirely appropraite level to take the elite four at. When I get to them(at ...
by l33t_sas
Tue Jun 10, 2008 12:32 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Epic Music
Replies: 174
Views: 21104

Re: Epic Music

Listening to the new Pyramaze album. The one with Matt Barlow. It's pretty Epic.
by l33t_sas
Mon Jun 09, 2008 12:28 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.
Replies: 1738
Views: 367656

Re: Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.

So I'm Australian and 16 and am slowly getting acquainted with the wonders of beer. So far I like Pure Blonde, Corona and Crown Lager. I dislike Carlton Draught intensely and am not a fan of Coopers, though I'll drink it if it's the only thing there. Anything similar to the ones I mentioned above, a...
by l33t_sas
Sun Jun 08, 2008 12:34 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: The Tetris Thread.
Replies: 212
Views: 28725

Re: "I hate the way you play tetris."

I do that. I thought it gave you more points? Indeed it is worth it, up to a point. And that point is definitely long gone when someone requires 3 lines in a row to get rid of all the stuff they have piled up. In general, I believe it's weak to base your whole strategy around one piece. For two row...
by l33t_sas
Sun Jun 08, 2008 12:19 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: The Tetris Thread.
Replies: 212
Views: 28725

Re: "I hate the way you play tetris."

I get this with my dad. Generally because he refuses to get lines when he can, and instead tends to stack similar blocks on top of one another and wait for a line block to come round so he can get more lines at once, and then by the time it DOES come hes already stacked his blocks 8 or 10 rows up. ...
by l33t_sas
Sun Jun 08, 2008 12:17 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: [AUS] Sydney: home of the Kurnell Desalination Plant
Replies: 1677
Views: 473503

Re: AUSTRALIA/NZ PEOPLE!

I MAY be in Sydney in the Summer holidays and MAY be able to go to a meet :P

But seriously, all you Sydney-siders should move to Melbourne. It's so much better here.
by l33t_sas
Thu Jun 05, 2008 12:38 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Favorite of the Big Three of Horror?
Replies: 38
Views: 3981

Re: Favorite of the Big Three of Horror?

I am sadly as yet to read any Lovecraft but I love Poe so he got my vote.

And King, on this list, really?
by l33t_sas
Wed Jun 04, 2008 1:04 pm UTC
Forum: XKCD Meetups
Topic: Melbourne meet-up?
Replies: 449
Views: 112679

Re: Melbourne meet-up?

See I've just discovered facebook and I look evil in my only photo that I have :P Facebook is so crap, I'll never forgive the friend who induced me to get one. Ugh. Also: 1. Get digital camera 2. Take photo 3. Like photo? No? repeat from step 2, if yes: 4. Upload photo to Facebook. And there you ha...
by l33t_sas
Sun Jun 01, 2008 8:18 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: [Poll] Who is your favourite of the 'Big Three'?
Replies: 60
Views: 8340

Re: [Poll] Who is your favourite of the 'Big Three'?

Asimov, Clarke can be too mystical for me and I haven't read enough Heinlein to really judge.

Asimov is perfect though. Great style, great ideas, just awesome.

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