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by Osha
Tue May 18, 2010 7:06 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Worst Dreams Ever
Replies: 100
Views: 15926

Re: Worst Dreams Ever

I was zooming around this bright colorful universe in the style of Mario Galaxy or Katamari Damacy in terms of art direction. Pretty nifty. I approach this black hole but get too close and get sucked in A flash game appears, I know from dream logic that if I win I get to escape, but if I give up I i...
by Osha
Tue May 18, 2010 4:35 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8248
Views: 1496291

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQ Thread - Queer Support!

Bassoon wrote:And yeah, it'd be pretty great to talk in real-time.

The chatroom is up as we speak :o
Pretty empty and quiet right now though.
by Osha
Mon May 17, 2010 11:53 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What's a college student to do over the summer?
Replies: 48
Views: 5441

Re: What's a college student to do over the summer?

redgrowth wrote:By some books and teach yourself something interesting!

Or buy your next semesters textbooks early and get a huge head-start on everyone else :o
I did that for Japanese class, it worked out pretty good.
by Osha
Mon May 17, 2010 11:10 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8248
Views: 1496291

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQ Thread - Queer Support!

Ugh, that's terrible.
It's sad but there's a reason there's the saying about "walking while trans" being a crime.
by Osha
Mon May 17, 2010 10:24 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8248
Views: 1496291

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQ Thread - Queer Support!

Only the second date tomorrow, so it's not like I exactly have a girlfriend yet either... but yeah :o
by Osha
Mon May 17, 2010 7:09 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8248
Views: 1496291

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQ Thread - Queer Support!

I always feel bad about not posting in this thread very often <_< Regarding voice: augh, I do not like my voice. It's not quite masculine, and not quite feminine and I cringe whenever I hear a recording of it. Regarding clothes: As soon as I find a job I am so going to buy so many clothes it's not ...
by Osha
Fri May 07, 2010 12:21 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Just plain wrong - DC police let down another trans woman
Replies: 38
Views: 4280

Re: Just plain wrong - DC police let down another trans woma

The thing is, the cops will be let off easy, like they always are. And so nothing will change. It's not every individual cop in the world I have a problem with. It's the organization they're part of that rarely holds them accountable. I think police assualt / sexual assault / brutality / whatnot wo...
by Osha
Thu May 06, 2010 6:13 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Just plain wrong - DC police let down another trans woman
Replies: 38
Views: 4280

Re: Just plain wrong - DC police let down another trans woma

The thing is, the cops will be let off easy, like they always are. And so nothing will change. It's not every individual cop in the world I have a problem with. It's the organization they're part of that rarely holds them accountable. I think police assualt / sexual assault / brutality / whatnot wou...
by Osha
Wed May 05, 2010 2:51 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: It's not rape if you're wearing skinny jeans
Replies: 98
Views: 12752

Re: It's not rape if you're wearing skinny jeans

ninja'd, posting ayway From a legal perspective yeah, there's a chance it's relevant. Especially since we have scant evidence to work with. But! That thing about the jeans shouldn't be a deciding factor. The quotes in the article, particularly the excerpt from the note the jury sent to the judge, se...
by Osha
Thu Apr 22, 2010 7:48 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: You can send 3 yes/no questions 500 years into the future...
Replies: 31
Views: 4567

Re: You can send 3 yes/no questions 500 years into the futur

given three questions with three possible answers for each, we could instead ask one question and offer 26 possible answers (27 if you count "I don't know"). So, just as a proof-of-concept: "Yes=1, Maybe=2, No=3. What part of our society should we focus on improving right now? 111: I...
by Osha
Thu Apr 22, 2010 4:08 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: You can send 3 yes/no questions 500 years into the future...
Replies: 31
Views: 4567

Re: You can send 3 yes/no questions 500 years into the futur

What is the boolean opposite of the answer to this question I recieved 500 years ago?
In two bit binary, mapping 1 to yes and 0 to false; would the most significant bit of the number of yes responses I got to these questions 500 years ago be 0?
What about the least significant bit?
:o
by Osha
Tue Apr 20, 2010 4:10 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Post your search history (possible NSFW?)
Replies: 18
Views: 5748

Re: Post your search history (possible NSFW?)

I've never read it myself! But that doesn't stop it being in my search history :D
I do love webcomics though.
by Osha
Tue Apr 20, 2010 3:56 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Post your search history (possible NSFW?)
Replies: 18
Views: 5748

Re: Post your search history (possible NSFW?)

Here ya go:
Spoiler:
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Bird of Paradox
yume
yume webcomic
girlyt
girly
help I was kidnapped by lesbian space pirates
wikipedia fair
facebook puzzle master
youtube
wikipedia neverending story
falkor
neverending story bastian's mother
by Osha
Sun Apr 18, 2010 9:44 pm UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Facebook Engineering Puzzles
Replies: 16
Views: 4880

Re: Facebook Engineering Puzzles

These are pretty fun. And good portfolio building :D So far I've done Simon Says and Find Sophie, both in C++. I was staring at my Find Sophie code for hours and hours and then had a "duh" moment and cut the time for a big test (17 vertices, 56 edges) down from 77 minutes to 40 actually no...
by Osha
Tue Apr 13, 2010 11:10 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8248
Views: 1496291

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQ Thread - Queer Support!

Well, I know I can go any the person I want to tell most is going, so it's a matter of will now. I could only fully read Osha's kanji though =(. And that's because I know the word for good luck, not because I know the kanji. I didn't know the kanji myself, I just hit spacebar and the IME put it in ...
by Osha
Tue Apr 13, 2010 6:01 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8248
Views: 1496291

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQ Thread - Queer Support!

Apologies if I'm butchering the language here or coming across way more personal than I intend to, haven't practiced in *years* (really gotta pick it up again, I should try translating a comic book...) but... 頑張ってよね! Sounds like thing are going good, and I'm definitely rooting for you! On a more sel...
by Osha
Mon Apr 12, 2010 6:00 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I'm broke. But I just got hired. How can I get to work?
Replies: 41
Views: 4521

Re: I'm broke. But I just got hired. How can I get to work?

Well obviously you'd need to find somewhere to shower. And somewhere to do laundry. And not every homeless person in the world stinks you know. I was just throwing out ideas :o
by Osha
Mon Apr 12, 2010 5:44 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I'm broke. But I just got hired. How can I get to work?
Replies: 41
Views: 4521

Re: I'm broke. But I just got hired. How can I get to work?

One possibility no one's mentioned yet is going homeless 'till you get your first paycheck. Gets rid of the commute problem. May or may not be a good idea depending on how safe an area you live in. Definitely not at all fun, but something to consider.
by Osha
Mon Apr 12, 2010 5:00 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I'm broke. But I just got hired. How can I get to work?
Replies: 41
Views: 4521

Re: I'm broke. But I just got hired. How can I get to work?

Anything you could sell on craigslist/ebay for some fast cash?
by Osha
Sun Apr 11, 2010 3:46 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8248
Views: 1496291

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQ Thread - Queer Support!

ooh, awesome! I love that shirt! Very pretty.
by Osha
Sun Apr 11, 2010 3:21 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8248
Views: 1496291

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQ Thread - Queer Support!

Yay for successful clothes shopping! Huge accomplishment. It does get much much easier over time (or at least it did for me) And clothes *do* basically rock Thanks for all the well wishes on job searching everyone. I'm gonna really push looking for a job starting next week, as a guy probably. I'm sh...
by Osha
Sat Apr 10, 2010 8:12 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I am trying to understand deniable encryption
Replies: 15
Views: 1929

Re: I am trying to understand deniable encryption

This wouldn't be very secure in our age of computers, but you could do some sort of double book cipher . So your code references words in a book that make a convincing plaintext message, but they also reference words in another book that make the real message. Or possibly the convincing plaintext me...
by Osha
Sat Apr 10, 2010 7:41 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8248
Views: 1496291

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQ Thread - Queer Support!

I want to move out from my moms house, and to accomplish this I need to find a part time job. This is complicated by the fact that it's uh, pretty obvious I'm trans just from looking at me. Aaaaand the state I live in isn't exactly known for it's acceptance of LGBT people. So I have the sneaking sus...
by Osha
Sat Apr 10, 2010 4:59 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: High School cancels Prom due to same-sex couple's existence
Replies: 152
Views: 20043

Re: High School cancels Prom due to same-sex couple's existe

Shivahn wrote:The town may be, but the article writer doesn't seem to. "He" everywhere, ugh.

Most of the stuff I've read indicates he prefers male pronouns.
Don't blame you for assuming the worst though, what with the current quality most news articles about trans people are in.
by Osha
Sun Apr 04, 2010 4:33 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: An Internet Scavenger Hunt!
Replies: 13
Views: 2836

Re: An Internet Scavenger Hunt!

Question 4: function FireOneShot () { var direction = transform.TransformDirection(Vector3.forward); var hit : RaycastHit; if (Physics.Raycast (transform.position, direction, hit, range)) { if (hit.rigidbody) hit.rigidbody.AddForceAtPosition(force * direction, hit.point); if (hitParticles) { hitPar...
by Osha
Sun Apr 04, 2010 6:02 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Doctor Whom
Replies: 4990
Views: 772353

Re: Doctor Who

Anyone else notice how long the camera lingered on this Tardis oscilloscope doohickey, and then made a point of showing him turning it off? http://img717.imageshack.us/img717/921/eleventhhourtardisdoohi.jpg When I mentioned this over on Rllmukforum someone pointed out that it had the same shape as ...
by Osha
Fri Apr 02, 2010 6:39 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: another small victory for trans rights
Replies: 17
Views: 1586

Re: another small victory for trans rights

The Reaper wrote:Different question: is this person that is getting the hormone treatments even post-op yet? they probably don't need it if they aren't. :\

Most trans people who take hormones typically take them for life. Dosages can typically be lowered a bit after surgery.
by Osha
Fri Apr 02, 2010 2:23 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Petition to continue the console as an optional interface.
Replies: 53
Views: 7259

Re: Petition to continue the console as an optional interfac

guyy wrote:There's a version of it up now, but it won't work for me...

Go to http://www.xkcd.com/unixkcd/ instead.
by Osha
Thu Apr 01, 2010 1:39 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hype your ripe snipes 'n' gripes
Replies: 28619
Views: 3581145

Re: Rant Thread - The Spates of Wrath

So the April 1st April Fools article on wikipedia... "Wife Selling". Wife. Selling. Seriously. This uh, really, really pisses me off. It is not amusing nor odd nor witty nor ironic. It's about women being sold! Sold! This happened people! It happened in real life! It does not sound like a ...
by Osha
Wed Mar 31, 2010 2:25 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQA Thread - Queer Support!
Replies: 8248
Views: 1496291

Re: [SAFESPACE] LGBTIQQ Thread - Queer Support!

Also, things to do today: 1. Go to Aaeriele's place. 2. Steal those cutesy shoes :o <3 :o But I only just got them! They're mine. :3 Funny story in regards to them though, my women's size (10-10.5) is apparently lower than the men's size of the walking shoes I have (11.5). I'm not even sure how tha...
by Osha
Wed Mar 31, 2010 2:11 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: High School suspends trans student for existing
Replies: 43
Views: 4980

Re: High School suspends trans student for existing

Another problem, is that being young they are still exploring their identity and I think many of these students are still discovering for themselves if they are trans and/or gay, which makes coming up with a rules policy difficult. I don't really see how this makes coming up with a fair set of rule...
by Osha
Tue Mar 30, 2010 8:32 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: High School suspends trans student for existing
Replies: 43
Views: 4980

Re: High School suspends trans student for existing

Spoiler for continued offtopic-yness >_> ooh, and beaten by Jess <3 Also not surprised. The sad truth is, gay people are a lot more common than transgender* people, so people tend to have more personal experience with them, and as a result are more comfortable with them. But I find it particularly h...
by Osha
Wed Mar 24, 2010 5:08 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Also
Replies: 77
Views: 6641

Re: ALSO YOU GUYS: YOU GUYS: YOU GUYS: YOU GUYS: YOU GUYS:

Is SO MOTHEREFFIN SO MOTHEREFFIN SO MOTHEREFFIN SO MOTHEREFFIN HAPPY a reference to NintendoCaprisun? Just wondering... As I am the originator of the SO MOTHEREFFIN SO MOTHEREFFIN SO MOTHEREFFIN SO MOTHEREFFIN HAPPY cheesegrater, and I have no idea what NintendoCaprisun is, I think it's safe to say...
by Osha
Wed Mar 24, 2010 5:06 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Also
Replies: 77
Views: 6641

Re: ALSO YOU GUYS: YOU GUYS: YOU GUYS: YOU GUYS:

Is SO MOTHEREFFIN SO MOTHEREFFIN SO MOTHEREFFIN HAPPY a reference to NintendoCaprisun? Just wondering... As I am the originator of the SO MOTHEREFFIN SO MOTHEREFFIN SO MOTHEREFFIN HAPPY cheesegrater, and I have no idea what NintendoCaprisun is, I think it's safe to say it's not. Well, did you get i...
by Osha
Wed Mar 24, 2010 4:25 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: A silly riddle....
Replies: 47
Views: 10897

Re: A silly riddle....

The answer is silly open ended poem riddles! The myriad possible answers flow elusively like water. The riddle is hard to crack, much like steel. You can crush the paper or computer screen it's written on but it will linger on in your brain. And they'll never lose their identify, they'l...
by Osha
Wed Mar 24, 2010 5:15 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Is it possible for twins to have sex before they are born?
Replies: 76
Views: 15644

Re: Is it possible for twins to have sex before they are bor

ALSO YOU GUYS:, sex as defined by the complete exchange of, ah, genetic material, he's probably not developed the material yet. I wonder what Freud would have made of this question. Exchange of genetic material? What does that mean exactly? If I trade locks of hair with someone is that sex? I'm ste...
by Osha
Mon Mar 22, 2010 4:23 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: James Randi comes out
Replies: 68
Views: 6146

Re: James Randi comes out

I imagine part of the hesitation about coming out was from him being a public figure.
If I'm a bi, poly, trans person no one gives a shit.
If James Randi (who's name I didn't recognize 'till googling) is gay, I'm hearing about it on twitter within the day.
by Osha
Mon Mar 22, 2010 5:43 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2861801

Re: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out

Forgive me, but wherein is it his business? I mean, you're not telling him how he must be SAVED BY THE JEEBUS! so it'd be a bit snotty of him to get involved, I'd think. And if he's truly to the point of intolerance, wherefore tell him? *thinks* An excellent point! Thanks for helping me think about...
by Osha
Mon Mar 22, 2010 4:12 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2861801

Re: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out

Confession: I've been thinking about spirituality lately and can't *really* call myself an atheist anymore (well I might be able to, but I'd have to qualify it and don't really wanna, oh but science, I shall never abandon thee <3) Whe re things get interesting is my friend is a pretty staunch atheis...
by Osha
Sat Mar 20, 2010 5:07 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Strange or even mildly amusing things about your body
Replies: 1607
Views: 194521

Re: Strange or even mildly amusing things about your body

Huh, I thought I'd posted in this thread already. Guess not! :D I've got mild visual snow, not strong enough to impact my quality of life, but strong enough to get hella annoying sometimes (looks just like a slightly grainy television signal). Same thing with tinnitus (sounds just like the high-pitc...

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