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by Hamorad
Fri Sep 03, 2010 12:47 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The Year 3000.
Replies: 112
Views: 14130

Re: The Year 3000.

Good news everyone! We've got a package to deliver... I agree that it's pretty difficult to accurately predict how fast technology will change over a thousand years. Just look at the amazing and drastic advances we've made in 50 years, or even the last decade. I wonder, though, if our advances in te...
by Hamorad
Fri Jul 30, 2010 2:16 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I Shouldn't Have To Say This
Replies: 2609
Views: 397103

Re: I Shouldn't Have To Say This

If you make an appointment, you can either show up on time or let me know you will be late. Doing neither is very rarely acceptable.
by Hamorad
Sat Oct 31, 2009 4:30 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Plans for the weekend!
Replies: 414
Views: 60193

Re: Halloween plans, what are yours?

I plan on passing out some raisins and health bars from my front porch in my rocking chair dressed as the ominous and bone-chilling "ghost", sporting the insatiably clever white bedsheet with small eyeholes cut out for my own vision because you know if I can't see I can't be spooky or pass...
by Hamorad
Wed Oct 28, 2009 3:05 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: TV Tropes is acting like Wikipedia
Replies: 8
Views: 3308

Re: TV Tropes is acting like Wikipedia

Yes I saw that I was just mentioning that I saw differently when I clicked on their name. It could be a case of the peacock puffing up her feathers to make herself look like she has more authority than she does (although I do recognize that IP banning is pretty hefty authority). Just throwing that o...
by Hamorad
Wed Oct 28, 2009 2:48 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: TV Tropes is acting like Wikipedia
Replies: 8
Views: 3308

Re: TV Tropes is acting like Wikipedia

This seems like it wouldn't be a matter for we, the internet, to decide for you. Just remember, when in doubt, complain to higher powers until you get what you want. There's always a higher power. Janitor apparently owns the site. I don't think there's a relevant power much higher than that. I'm ju...
by Hamorad
Wed Oct 28, 2009 2:45 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Researchers Reverse Cognitive Impairment from Sleep Loss
Replies: 34
Views: 3293

Re: Researchers Reverse Cognitive Impairment from Sleep Loss

Oh yes more drugs that is the best way to solve our problems that won't cause any dependencies like sleeping pills or tons of unforeseen consequences like the other ways we try to mess with our brains no sir! Although their experiment has still progressed much further than my attempts to reverse cog...
by Hamorad
Wed Oct 28, 2009 2:36 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: TV Tropes is acting like Wikipedia
Replies: 8
Views: 3308

Re: TV Tropes is acting like Wikipedia

This seems like it wouldn't be a matter for we, the internet, to decide for you.

Just remember, when in doubt, complain to higher powers until you get what you want. There's always a higher power.
by Hamorad
Thu Oct 08, 2009 2:42 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: School Filter Deficiency?
Replies: 6
Views: 1341

Re: School Firewall Deficiency?

You know, with all the effort and time being spent trying to get through internet censors we, as a society, could probably have gotten a whole lot of work done. What a shame.
by Hamorad
Wed Sep 30, 2009 11:35 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Anyone mind looking over my UKAS PS?
Replies: 3
Views: 936

Re: Anyone mind looking over my UKAS PS?

It was alright, suggestions below Technology's profound impact on the fundamentals of society has always intrigued me. To not only know what a certain technology does and how it works, but also how it influences the world around it, is cardinal to all engineering disciplines. It is not enough to env...
by Hamorad
Wed Sep 30, 2009 11:18 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Betrayed by online grades
Replies: 38
Views: 3848

Re: Betrayed by online grades

What are you talking about they are online which means internet and internet means progress so they are a huge step in the right direction they are the digital age! Just imagine an age where everything you ever do can be graded by computers which means that students spend hours of time meticulously ...
by Hamorad
Mon Sep 28, 2009 3:19 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Undesired traits (you wish to change about yourself)
Replies: 63
Views: 6381

Re: Undesired traits (you wish to change about yourself)

It doesn't seem to matter how friendly I try to appear my body and face seem rigidly defined as "business mode" 24/7 and I apparently never seem relaxed, content, or happy to other people. It works great for impressing superiors, of course, but not so great for conveying most, you know, em...
by Hamorad
Thu Sep 24, 2009 1:05 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Halloween (and Othertime) Costume Ideas
Replies: 262
Views: 48615

Re: Halloween costumes: your favorites and/or new ideas!

I went as anxiety and the desire for social conformity. As you can imagine, it was a pretty hard costume to make.
by Hamorad
Tue Sep 22, 2009 3:24 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Social awkwardness or "Why I'm the weird one"
Replies: 57
Views: 7538

Re: Social awkwardness or "Why I'm the weird one"

Just going off of the list of symptoms on the webMD link you posted I highly doubt the original poster has Asperger's or, for that matter, any real mental disorder. It looks to me like it's a healthy dose of apathy and a hearty serving of poor social skills on the side. Just as SecondTalon said bein...
by Hamorad
Mon Sep 21, 2009 2:15 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Questions For The World
Replies: 2216
Views: 458341

Re: Questions For The World

Yes manual transmission cars are pretty much on the way out here in American land. The only people who really drive them are the ones who do so out of affordability or, well on the other side of the coin, speed/performance/showmanship. I'm one of the few people I know who doesn't race cars and knows...
by Hamorad
Mon Sep 21, 2009 2:11 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How much would you pay for this snowboard?
Replies: 24
Views: 5738

Re: How much would you pay for this snowboard?

$150 USD and the $20 CAD that's in my wallet. ...the above statement appears to have incorrect grammar. This annoys me. Can someone fix it? It is of course supposed to be on my wallet. I guess your abuse of prepositions can be excused if you are carrying Canadian currency under your wallet. I would...
by Hamorad
Fri Sep 18, 2009 3:54 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Umm... did Laura Bush kill a man? o-o
Replies: 41
Views: 4083

Re: Umm... did Laura Bush kill a man? o-o

It is okay Ivora we understand you are simply an emotional person and all of your emotions happen to fall nicely into one of 22 specific smiles available to you on this fine forum. And yeah shit happens, especially with cars. She obviously didn't mean to do it and it probably haunts her plenty witho...
by Hamorad
Thu Sep 17, 2009 2:15 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Microsoft smears Linux in Best Buy training videos
Replies: 61
Views: 5891

Re: Microsoft smears Linux in Best Buy training videos

Oh no I am expecting a rebuttal from Linux itself you are a representative I WISH TO SPEAK TO A MANAGER.
by Hamorad
Thu Sep 17, 2009 2:14 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Study Block
Replies: 4
Views: 776

Re: Study Block

I find I work best on a very strict schedule. Lay out a specific time for yourself to do things all day long and devote your attention entirely to that activity. Set goals and deadlines for your studies. However, the absolutely best thing to do is get someone you know and trust to force you to work....
by Hamorad
Thu Sep 17, 2009 1:40 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Microsoft smears Linux in Best Buy training videos
Replies: 61
Views: 5891

Re: Microsoft smears Linux in Best Buy training videos

Yes infact Microsoft documentation actually spawns more documentation about the documentation every time someone attempts to use it so it is, according to perception from users, infinite. Take that linux sir I await your rebuttal.
by Hamorad
Tue Sep 15, 2009 10:25 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Top blogs
Replies: 23
Views: 3122

Re: Top blogs

Well I daresay I'm not usually one to toot my own horn but I might as well offer up my blog, which is conveniently located in my signature here. I update regularly with my err, creative writing pieces with the usual intention that they are funny. I try out lots of different writing styles and if you...
by Hamorad
Sun Sep 13, 2009 9:39 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Should Typing be a mandatory Course in School?
Replies: 90
Views: 6864

Re: Should Typing be a mandatory Course in School?

There's a major difference between being able to read the archaic languages in a historical context and keeping them mandatory in schools. By your logic we should still be forcing kids to draw on walls because, hey, our ancestors did it! Yes, those types of things should still be taught, but in a mo...
by Hamorad
Sun Sep 13, 2009 2:30 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Should Typing be a mandatory Course in School?
Replies: 90
Views: 6864

Re: Should Typing be a mandatory Course in School?

Typing properly is always a very important skill. I really like it because I have a notoriously bad short term memory (when I greet people I haven't known very long I usually look through my phone not because I'm rude but because I remember that their name started with like a Q or a J or an 8 or som...
by Hamorad
Sun Sep 13, 2009 2:04 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How often do you shower or bathe?
Replies: 168
Views: 23253

Re: How often do you shower or bathe?

This fear of confrontation is driving me insane, personally. I'm always paranoid about what people hate and find disgusting about me but won't tell me because they don't want to be confrontational. I knooooooow! Sometimes I can come across as really aggressive and blase, but the truth is that, for ...
by Hamorad
Fri Sep 11, 2009 4:17 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Hypothesis: STERORTYPES AND HOW THEY FIT THE SOCIETY WELL
Replies: 51
Views: 4137

Re: Hypothesis: STERORTYPES AND HOW THEY FIT THE SOCIETY WELL

I am shocked and appalled by this revelation but I have good news. I saw a movie about a book the other day called nineteen eighty equilibrium four fifty one and it really opened my eyes to how great the world would be if everyone was exactly the same man that would be great. Everyone needs a place ...
by Hamorad
Fri Sep 11, 2009 4:08 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Epic Facepalm of the Day
Replies: 4
Views: 1407

Re: Epic Facepalm of the Day

Well gee that's not very nice I mean I'm terrible with names it usually takes me several weeks to even get my pets' names right and there are like one of them and it sits in my lap all day what chance do you have if it's over the internet? Oh yes but a facepalm I was walking around as my usual jovia...
by Hamorad
Thu Sep 10, 2009 8:43 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: the choice
Replies: 19
Views: 2255

Re: the choice

Now, of course, I know nothing of your skill and even less of the mechanisms of racing and how all of that works, so this is all conjecture... but I can assume that it's much like becoming a professional bass fisherman or professional baseball player or what have you - 10 percent natural ability, 4...
by Hamorad
Thu Sep 10, 2009 2:24 am UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: Hamburger freight truck problem: Need urgent help
Replies: 13
Views: 1427

Re: Hamburger freight truck problem: Need urgent help

That is the color in hexadecimal

There are 3 sets of 2 letters/numbers, each representing two hexadecimal digits. That number corresponds to 255 red, 0 green, 0 blue, since FF is 255 in hex.
by Hamorad
Thu Sep 10, 2009 2:15 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: the choice
Replies: 19
Views: 2255

Re: the choice

I would continue to hold on to the money and save it and accrue interest and happiness until you wisen up and realize that having a couple hours of fun every few weeks isn't worth $25,000 and that buying a crummy house is the only option you should have even considered at this point. But what do I k...
by Hamorad
Thu Sep 10, 2009 1:45 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Anonymous targets K Rudd's website
Replies: 5
Views: 828

Re: Anonymous targets K Rudd's website

Gee whatever happened to protesting things by gathering in large open fields, smoking something or other, and laughing and singing and enjoying yourself? Now a days it's all this serious bad government hacker shit that isn't helping anyone on either side. And nobody's really having much fun, unless ...
by Hamorad
Tue Sep 08, 2009 10:17 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Irrational Dislikes
Replies: 236
Views: 18833

Re: Irrational Dislikes

Or in general faking any accent is pretty stupid sounding. You just make yourself look like a massive tool, in my opinion, so I don't really find that to be that irrational. You know what I really, really hate? Starbucks and coffee drinkers who walk around with a pretentious grin on their face and a...
by Hamorad
Tue Sep 08, 2009 10:06 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: The shot heard round the neighborhood
Replies: 6
Views: 769

Re: The shot heard round the neighborhood

Well shit if I had a bunch of cannons at my disposal I would do exactly the same thing if anything the cannons should get in trouble for driving this obviously sane man into "criminal mischief"
by Hamorad
Tue Sep 08, 2009 10:05 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: 20 Completely Made-Up Minutes With the President
Replies: 19
Views: 2743

Re: 20 Minutes With the President

I'm not exactly sure why Charlie Sheen is making political statements although I suppose his dad was the president so maybe there is some validity.
by Hamorad
Tue Sep 08, 2009 9:52 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Your forum habits.
Replies: 106
Views: 11635

Re: Your forum habits.

I very rarely read what I write at any time during the writing process or really devote much attention to what I'm writing; it all mostly just flows out as a stream of consciousness which is pretty cool because a couple of days later I will stumble upon a post I made and I will have completely forgo...
by Hamorad
Thu Sep 03, 2009 10:45 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Renter's Rights
Replies: 9
Views: 1270

Re: Renter's Rights

This is one of those situations where you're probably best off just sitting down, face-to-face, and discussing it with the landlord of the building. Like Mokele said, you don't want to just sit there and rattle off laws so that they have to change their policies, but see if they would concede or eve...
by Hamorad
Wed Sep 02, 2009 9:06 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Smelly people on Hawaii busses now face fines
Replies: 14
Views: 1649

Re: Smelly people on Hawaii busses now face fines

How about an airline, ThePlaneThePlane! All bad references aside, I don't think too highly of this kind of legislation. As it was mentioned earlier, there are sometimes very legitimate reasons for smelling bad. It was also mentioned that a large number of people use the buses as a primary method of ...
by Hamorad
Mon Aug 31, 2009 5:17 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Apocalyptic Feelings
Replies: 4
Views: 902

Re: Apocalyptic Feelings

If you get to feel that way just don't watch the news for a couple of weeks and it will probably pass. News shows are always very alarmed at the imminent danger that is threatening 100 billion people and OH MY GOD IT'S INFECTED THIS TODDLER LOOK HOW SAD THAT IS Guess what? Chances are pretty good th...
by Hamorad
Mon Aug 31, 2009 5:12 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Julie & Julia and the Blogger's Fantasy
Replies: 8
Views: 1291

Re: Julie & Julia and the Blogger's Fantasy

Blogging is something I have found to be inexplicably entertaining. I don't know if it's really the whole center of attention notion that drives people to it, but more of the ability to publish and have a perceived influence over people. Also, it can be a good way to be able to write about things we...
by Hamorad
Mon Aug 31, 2009 3:51 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How often do you shower or bathe?
Replies: 168
Views: 23253

Re: How often do you shower or bathe?

Everyday. It's very important to me to have good hygiene but also because I'm a pretty greasy-skinned person. I get very gross if I am not showering every single day.
by Hamorad
Mon Aug 31, 2009 3:42 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Screwed Over by High School?
Replies: 7
Views: 1837

Re: Screwed Over by High School?

Like everyone else in here, certainly try and get your parents involved. One thing you should make absolutely certain is that you show your counselors/teachers/parents that you are calm, collected, and mature about the situation. Don't rant and rave about how unfairly you've been treated and make su...
by Hamorad
Thu Aug 27, 2009 9:01 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Google Anonymity Lawsuit
Replies: 41
Views: 3832

Re: Google Anonymity Lawsuit

Of course the lawsuit against Google is absurd and completely unfounded. The article directly said that Google even withheld the information about Port's identity until they were ordered by a judge to release it. That makes about as much sense as running down construction workers on the highway beca...

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