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by Memo
Fri Aug 10, 2007 2:07 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Immortal finance problems.
Replies: 26
Views: 3052

For those posting about caches... One of the problems about both situations is that what would happen if suddenly the economical situation of his new identity changes. Wouldn't that make the tax people suspicious? How would he justify that? I'm thinking about money laundering but I'm not sure how we...
by Memo
Fri Aug 10, 2007 12:08 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Immortal finance problems.
Replies: 26
Views: 3052

Immortal finance problems.

By what means could an immortal human manage to build up a fortune and be able to use it through the ages? What if he reincarnated? In the Middle Ages and before it would be easy to fake his own death and claim to be his own son by moving around and disappearing a few years. However in the present h...
by Memo
Wed Aug 08, 2007 1:59 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Why is human life superior?
Replies: 159
Views: 14507

The monkeysphere explain all this in a 'so-strange-that-it-can't-be-true' way.
by Memo
Tue Aug 07, 2007 10:44 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe
Replies: 51
Views: 9245

I just realized how cool would be if the bible told the story about how Jesus revived at the third day and bit the face off of the guy who pierced him with a spear.
by Memo
Tue Aug 07, 2007 5:12 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Year of Birth
Replies: 232
Views: 23524

1986 here. Nothing much happened that year, I think.
by Memo
Tue Aug 07, 2007 4:58 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: I'm tired of RPGs... I think.
Replies: 30
Views: 4504

I almost forgot about Darklands . The player's only goal is to get famous. It has a semblance of a main plot (or mainly, enemies) but it's very, very open ended and you can continue playing after you defeat the 'final' boss. However, the interface can be quite cumbersome and it can be difficult to g...
by Memo
Tue Aug 07, 2007 4:49 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: I'm tired of RPGs... I think.
Replies: 30
Views: 4504

What about Sid Meier's Pirates and Uncharted Waters? In both you can be a millionaire, have tons of ships, be a pirate, etc.
by Memo
Mon Aug 06, 2007 11:47 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Science Vs Religion
Replies: 337
Views: 34252

Why do I prattle on about this? Because science cannot address certain values. It cannot address certain problems in life such as values because it is based on values and assumptions. Why should you care for your child? Just because you have a biological urge to do so? Why shouldn't I hurt other pe...
by Memo
Mon Aug 06, 2007 2:30 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Amazing display of Physics. God, I have a bug to report
Replies: 10
Views: 1625

So, how does that work?
by Memo
Mon Aug 06, 2007 2:26 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe
Replies: 51
Views: 9245

I didn't care about the movie, but it felt like one of those paid church tv shows.
by Memo
Sat Aug 04, 2007 11:37 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Other Languages You've Studied
Replies: 488
Views: 95912

Spanish, but that's my native language. So, english and spanish.
Learning Japanese by my own.
by Memo
Thu Aug 02, 2007 11:49 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Books you never finished
Replies: 280
Views: 170175

Crime and Punishment. I'm not sure if it was the spanish translation or something but I've never been able to finish the damn book. I stop before or a little after the crime. :?
by Memo
Thu Aug 02, 2007 5:07 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Smart vs. Intelligent
Replies: 62
Views: 8002

I thought being intelligent = being smart? I bet it's the same word in several languages (although Google doesn't help much, as in my native language it translates "smart" to "elegant"... a bit, ehm, far from the real definition). I think the difference only exists in the United...
by Memo
Thu Aug 02, 2007 4:27 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Favorite HP book?
Replies: 32
Views: 7325

Not the least of which being WHAT THE FUCK WAS THAT VEIL THING IN ORDER OF THE PHOENIX AND WHERE DID SIRIUS' BODY GO?? That was like the only reason I read that book. I thought "Finally! I can know what that veil thing is!". Literally. I thought this when I laid my hand on the book at the...
by Memo
Wed Aug 01, 2007 10:29 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Kingdom of Loathing
Replies: 449
Views: 60005

Any recommendation for a level 9 Sauceror?
These are the skills I already have.
[CUOTE]
Liver of Steel
Sauce Contemplation
Stream of Sauce
Intrinsic Spiciness
Saucy Salve
Salsaball
[/QUOTE]

Currently doing the 'A Quest, LOL' quest, the pirate part.
by Memo
Wed Aug 01, 2007 8:04 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Books that you're disappointed in after having finished.
Replies: 212
Views: 31369

The Prestige. One of the few books where I like the movie better.
by Memo
Tue Jul 31, 2007 10:35 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Politics and Personality
Replies: 80
Views: 7646

Then don't quote me and say something like that.
by Memo
Tue Jul 31, 2007 10:34 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Politics and Personality
Replies: 80
Views: 7646

No I'm the one who doesn't understand. American system? I'm Chilean, I live in Chile.
by Memo
Tue Jul 31, 2007 10:31 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Politics and Personality
Replies: 80
Views: 7646

Well, that explains your socialist stance. You lived off the state and now you think that everyone should help. It's like being a newborn christian, but with a political purpose.
by Memo
Tue Jul 31, 2007 1:18 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Kingdom of Loathing
Replies: 449
Views: 60005

So I have to finish the game twice?
by Memo
Mon Jul 30, 2007 11:11 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Kingdom of Loathing
Replies: 449
Views: 60005

If I have a sauceror how can I make a Smoldering staff? It requires Super-Advanced Meatsmithing. :(
by Memo
Mon Jul 30, 2007 8:13 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: ending to harry potter 7 (spoiler)
Replies: 178
Views: 31210

Koen Van Der Voort: Why is the scar on harrys forehead lightning shaped

J.K. Rowling: To be honest, because it’s a cool shape. I couldn’t have my hero sport a doughnut-shaped scar.

Best answer ever.
by Memo
Mon Jul 30, 2007 5:56 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The "That weird thing you do" thread
Replies: 200
Views: 17704

Re: The "That weird thing you do" thread

<snipped>Not because I want to show off my (non-existant) speed, but because I'm scared that something is gunna grab me, or I'll see some strange zombie ghost face. You know, I'm 19, and I still do that when I'm home alone and need something from the basement. We don't have a basement but I tend to...
by Memo
Mon Jul 30, 2007 5:16 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Favourite song(s)?
Replies: 45
Views: 5624

I don't have any favorite song... I listen one song to death when I like it and then I forget about it.
by Memo
Mon Jul 30, 2007 3:48 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Movies which need to be, but which totally aren't
Replies: 71
Views: 8499

I was going to say "His Dark Materials" but it already got an adaptation. Foundation would be cool.
by Memo
Mon Jul 30, 2007 12:26 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Reasons I want to be Rich
Replies: 123
Views: 10260

I like the idea of not having work for someone. I would have all the time of the world to study and travel.
by Memo
Sun Jul 29, 2007 3:16 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Kingdom of Loathing
Replies: 449
Views: 60005

Bah. Second time that I login and "15 minutes until daily
maintenance begins." appears.
by Memo
Sat Jul 28, 2007 8:19 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Brag about your books!
Replies: 109
Views: 16318

Sadly, books are so expensive around here that I no longer have any. I read everything in ebook format. S:
by Memo
Sat Jul 28, 2007 7:57 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Suggest a game.
Replies: 53
Views: 8360

The second Hulk game for the Gamecube. Best superhero game ever.
by Memo
Fri Jul 27, 2007 8:58 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: MP3 organization
Replies: 40
Views: 5128

MusicBrainz is perfect for identifying those files that have no tags, wrong names and are in the wrong folder.
by Memo
Thu Jul 26, 2007 12:25 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0294: "Bookstore"
Replies: 144
Views: 31536

Am I the only one who reads for the plot and for the literary style? I mean, that's important too but it's not the reason I read.
by Memo
Wed Jul 25, 2007 11:32 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: ending to harry potter 7 (spoiler)
Replies: 178
Views: 31210

Owijad wrote:I think it's funny that everyone thought the leak was fake, just because it read like bad fanfic. I'm all like, dude, J.K Rowling reads like bad fanfic.

Well, I still think that the epilogue is way too cheesy and would perfectly fit in a romance fanfiction.
by Memo
Wed Jul 25, 2007 5:53 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: ending to harry potter 7 (spoiler)
Replies: 178
Views: 31210

I'm not sure if they can actually see Harry. Maybe they just notice the magic that the Cloak has and by logic they deduce it's Harry.
by Memo
Wed Jul 25, 2007 3:45 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Waiting Until Marriage (FOR SEX - Hah! Take that, euphmism!)
Replies: 206
Views: 30187

kilgore trout wrote:You can get a fairly good idea of how much a person likes sex before you actually have sex with them

This guy disagrees.
by Memo
Wed Jul 25, 2007 1:19 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Livejournal and power failures
Replies: 4
Views: 2380

Technorati also got affected.

EDIT: Oops, ubergeek42's link explains it.
by Memo
Tue Jul 24, 2007 11:54 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Book Seven (of the Harry Potter series)
Replies: 193
Views: 37584

umbrae wrote:
What the fuck was with that skinless baby in the dream/death/kings cross station scene?

That baby represented the part of Voldemort's soul that was inside Harry
by Memo
Tue Jul 24, 2007 5:39 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Kingdom of Loathing
Replies: 449
Views: 60005

Note in the profile and everything and I got attacked anyway. :( Obviously, I got owned. LucySpace initiated a PvP attack against you. Here's a play-by-play report on how it went down: Buffed Mysticality: You lost. Unbuffed Mysticality: You lost. Buffed Muscle: You lost. Burping Contest: You lost. F...
by Memo
Tue Jul 24, 2007 3:26 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Kingdom of Loathing
Replies: 449
Views: 60005

I broke my Hippy Stone by accident (I clicked something while testing out KoLMafia). :cry:
by Memo
Tue Jul 24, 2007 2:11 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Connection Speed
Replies: 57
Views: 5907

2.4mbps
by Memo
Tue Jul 24, 2007 1:44 am UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Suggestions on dealing with spam
Replies: 9
Views: 2225

I'm sorry for posting.
Geez, I never realized how fun it is to have my posts edited by mods.

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