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by Memo
Mon Jul 23, 2007 8:52 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Suggestions on dealing with spam
Replies: 9
Views: 2225

So, why anti-spam mods haven't been applied to this forum? It seems like all the mods are wasting their energy in something that could have been solved ages ago by adding a couple of lines of code to the script.
by Memo
Sun Jul 22, 2007 3:55 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Kingdom of Loathing
Replies: 449
Views: 60005

tremendous amount of time required to enjoy it

What?
by Memo
Sun Jul 22, 2007 2:23 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Kingdom of Loathing
Replies: 449
Views: 60005

I'm the only one who spends his adventures in less than half an hour?
To think that I was worried about the time this game was going to suck out of me. :(
by Memo
Fri Jul 20, 2007 8:08 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Kingdom of Loathing
Replies: 449
Views: 60005

I just realized that the Hidden Temple is the perfect place for leveling stats. Finally level 6.
Trying to get enough clown items to defeat the clown at the fun house but I ran out of adventures. :(
by Memo
Fri Jul 20, 2007 2:40 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Internet obscurity challenge -- Who am I
Replies: 47
Views: 6049

0. The Netherlands
1. Marcel
2. Emmen, Drenthe
4. Hondsrug College
6. Alcari Ambaron?
by Memo
Fri Jul 20, 2007 2:25 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Suicide (Re-named)
Replies: 209
Views: 55346

I'm the only who's considering, according to how life goes, to kill himself before being old, feeble and maybe mad?
by Memo
Fri Jul 20, 2007 2:16 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Portable Audio Devices
Replies: 69
Views: 7634

I use my Nokia N73 as my 'portable audio device'.
by Memo
Thu Jul 19, 2007 5:38 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Favorite non-English films
Replies: 114
Views: 15261

Goodbye Lenin.
by Memo
Thu Jul 19, 2007 4:36 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Kingdom of Loathing
Replies: 449
Views: 60005

Yay.
by Memo
Thu Jul 19, 2007 3:59 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Kingdom of Loathing
Replies: 449
Views: 60005

So, what are my obligations to the clan? I'd feel guilty to just mooch stuff.
by Memo
Thu Jul 19, 2007 2:21 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Fantasy
Replies: 45
Views: 7395

I read Subtle Knife last night. DAMN YOU PHILIP PULLMAN, DAMN YOU FOR YOUR 'MATRIX RELOADED' ENDING. I couldn't read the third book because it was too late and I needed to catch some hours of sleep before a test. :(
by Memo
Thu Jul 19, 2007 2:10 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Harry Potter 5-worst movie ever (spoilers inside!)
Replies: 98
Views: 15836

I saw the movie this afternoon and I loved it. While there were changes and some omissions, as a movie it was really good for someone who has read the book and it's not anal about little details. PS: Luna was perfect. When I saw the pictures of the kid that going to be Luna I thought 'Bah, she doesn...
by Memo
Wed Jul 18, 2007 12:05 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Tolkien (Split from Body Mods [Yeah, I dunno either])
Replies: 75
Views: 12451

I read the trilogy four times. The first time I loved it and read it all in one night. The second and third times were because I wanted to read something and "HEY I LOVED THESE BOOKS". The fourth time I read them while in the hospital, I was recuperating from a surgery and needed something...
by Memo
Tue Jul 17, 2007 11:23 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Fantasy
Replies: 45
Views: 7395

Yesterday I read The Golden Compass from the His Dark Materials trilogy. Awesome book. :)
by Memo
Tue Jul 17, 2007 6:42 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: scariest game moment - ***spoiler warning***
Replies: 232
Views: 23645

That was easy. Just shoot at people before they fall into the carts and they'll instantly die.
Dr. Salvador is an exception but using the shotgun (the striker, maybe already upgraded to the max with 100 ammo? I don't remember if you could already do that in that part) should be second nature by now.
by Memo
Tue Jul 17, 2007 6:39 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Favorite characters in unusual situations
Replies: 84
Views: 9953

House as a superhero. It would be like Batman but better.
by Memo
Tue Jul 17, 2007 5:41 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: ending to harry potter 7 (spoiler)
Replies: 178
Views: 31210

Just downloaded all of it. Seems legit. The first post is what the last page is. I'll change my vote to 'yes', it is real. People have read it and supossedly it's awfully written and has sex references. While I don't consider Rowling a top-notch writer, I think she would do a better job for her las...
by Memo
Tue Jul 17, 2007 4:39 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: scariest game moment - ***spoiler warning***
Replies: 232
Views: 23645

RE4 has a very epic beginning. I mean you're just starting to get used to the controls when suddenly you have +50 zombies behind you.
by Memo
Tue Jul 17, 2007 4:12 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Most Excellent Gaming Moments
Replies: 331
Views: 42607

Resident Evil 4. All of it. u = win i haven't finished it though, i just reached the first shooting range sub mission Good luck with the maze. Damn dogs... pfff... the maze is easy... I didn't beat the game, but I really should play it some more... It's easy, but the damn dogs scared me the hell ou...
by Memo
Tue Jul 17, 2007 3:58 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: ending to harry potter 7 (spoiler)
Replies: 178
Views: 31210

Curiously enough I have found another 'leak'. It's different from the previous one.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/10177423@N06/
by Memo
Tue Jul 17, 2007 3:00 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: ending to harry potter 7 (spoiler)
Replies: 178
Views: 31210

Image
by Memo
Tue Jul 17, 2007 2:38 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: ending to harry potter 7 (spoiler)
Replies: 178
Views: 31210

Indeed. I mean, to take more than 400 pictures of a book...
by Memo
Tue Jul 17, 2007 2:04 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: ending to harry potter 7 (spoiler)
Replies: 178
Views: 31210

I just downloaded the entire book and it seems real enough. If it's a hoax it's a very well made one.
by Memo
Tue Jul 17, 2007 1:28 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: ending to harry potter 7 (spoiler)
Replies: 178
Views: 31210

That was awful. That epilogue would definitely kill any respect I still have for Rowling as a writer.
by Memo
Mon Jul 16, 2007 11:23 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Most Excellent Gaming Moments
Replies: 331
Views: 42607

Phenriz wrote:
Memo wrote:Resident Evil 4. All of it.


u = win

i haven't finished it though, i just reached the first shooting range sub mission

Good luck with the maze. Damn dogs...
by Memo
Mon Jul 16, 2007 9:51 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Most Excellent Gaming Moments
Replies: 331
Views: 42607

Resident Evil 4. All of it.
by Memo
Mon Jul 16, 2007 9:32 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Firefox Streaming Video Help
Replies: 4
Views: 3727

I've successfully downloaded the first episode by using DownloadHelper for firefox. Open the video in a new tab and when it starts preloading go to Tools > DownloadHelper > afile*.flv and select where to save it. As it's streaming flash you need to do it before it starts playing, so reload the page ...
by Memo
Mon Jul 16, 2007 8:30 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are people's thoughts on paying for music?
Replies: 45
Views: 10080

I pay for none of the music I listen to. CDs are way too expensive around here and after so many years using mp3s... well, CDs seem archaic.
iTunes is not available here either.
by Memo
Mon Jul 16, 2007 8:24 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: What is your favourite book?
Replies: 808
Views: 311884

You could download it from somewhere.
by Memo
Mon Jul 16, 2007 8:12 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Firefox Streaming Video Help
Replies: 4
Views: 3727

Shouldn't this be in 'Help Desk'?

Anyway, have you tried to download it using something like KeepVid?

What's the site URL? Maybe someone will have more luck.
by Memo
Mon Jul 16, 2007 8:01 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Pirates of Dark Water!
Replies: 3
Views: 1940

The fact that the series had no ending killed it for me.
by Memo
Mon Jul 16, 2007 6:19 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Hugh Laurie:A Real American Doctor FROM AMERICA (House M.D.)
Replies: 711
Views: 111035

It has been said that Bruce Schneier has implanted in his leg the chunk of leg muscle that House lacks. That's the reason for his roundkicks.

Also, if Dr. House had studied Veterinary he could have stopped the dinosaur extinction.x
by Memo
Mon Jul 16, 2007 5:51 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Fanfiction
Replies: 28
Views: 6280

I liked the first two fics of the Psychic Serpent trilogy, but the third one was way too convoluted. I remember that one of the classics of the Golden Era was/is After the End by Arabella and Zsenya. Really good fic. And yes, there are long fics made of crap. Second step of my method: read the summa...
by Memo
Mon Jul 16, 2007 5:29 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0290: "Fucking Blue Shells"
Replies: 156
Views: 48773

*SMASHES THE AGREE BUTTON* Super Mario Kart may not have blue shells, but it does have that bitch peach and her motherfucking mushrooms. If you were to walk past my room while I was playing video games, there's about a 50% chance you'll hear me say "God damn it, peach", or just "FUCK...
by Memo
Mon Jul 16, 2007 5:22 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Fanfiction
Replies: 28
Views: 6280

I read Harry Potter fanfiction too. In fact I think I prefer fanfics over the books because of how the world is explored. Rowling created a wonderful world in her books but doesn't explore it as well as she could. The problem is how much trash there is in the fanfic world. I have to filter it (at fa...
by Memo
Mon Jul 16, 2007 2:06 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: SF suggestions for the SF newbie
Replies: 99
Views: 11578

The Gods Themselves by Isaac Asimov is great and a good introduction to SF.
by Memo
Mon Jul 16, 2007 1:45 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: I will never admit...
Replies: 102
Views: 15713

Until you consider that you can play most games for free if you don't really care about their source.

I don't play enough to consider paying for a game, and less if it requires monthly payment.
by Memo
Sun Jul 15, 2007 11:59 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: This is the topic wherein we share our last.fm profiles.
Replies: 72
Views: 8867

I'd have a last.fm account, but since they can't be bothered to get even HALF the music I like to hear, I typically stick with Winamp. When they start getting more music, I might check them out. Bwha? I thought it was just recording what you are listening to so that others can see it and suggest ne...
by Memo
Sun Jul 15, 2007 10:52 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Katamari Damacy!
Replies: 23
Views: 5342

I don't have a PS2 so that would be fruitless effort. :P
by Memo
Sun Jul 15, 2007 10:28 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: This is the topic wherein we share our last.fm profiles.
Replies: 72
Views: 8867

I'm listening to your radio! I definitely need to get more music.

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