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Forum: General Discussions 4 Aug 2004, 17:59
Replies: 28
Views: 1,189
Posted By Bunga
Re: calling all horror fans

Lovecraft is pretty good.
Forum: General Discussions 2 Jul 2004, 17:42
Replies: 35
Views: 1,303
Posted By Bunga
Re: I will answer all your questions about my relationship with Spinner's wife ITT

Pavil and a thread full of goats.

This just gets worse and worse.
Forum: General Discussions 30 Jun 2004, 12:44
Replies: 50
Views: 2,192
Posted By Bunga
Re: Whos The Longest Running Forum Member

I used to have one regged two months before this one, but its gone. I wanted to use it again in... round 5 it must have been... and it was gone :(.
Forum: General Discussions 18 May 2004, 18:20
Replies: 41
Views: 1,161
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 5 May 2004, 16:09
Replies: 34
Views: 1,296
Posted By Bunga
Re: Mario 3 completed in 11 minutes (old)

If you use a whistle in the Warp World you get to World 8, I thought that was common knowledge.
Forum: General Discussions 4 May 2004, 20:03
Replies: 34
Views: 1,296
Posted By Bunga
Re: Mario 3 completed in 11 minutes (old)

I prefer the "Quakle done quick" movie, showing some random person compeleting Quake in under 17 minutes.
Forum: General Discussions 28 Apr 2004, 18:50
Replies: 9
Views: 1,003
Posted By Bunga
Re: Amazing science-fiction technology about to become reality...

If there's someone out there working on Hamilton technology, he should stop wasting his time on AV pillars and work on neural nanonics and FTL.
Forum: General Discussions 20 Mar 2004, 02:35
Replies: 31
Views: 688
Posted By Bunga
Re: Far Cry

No, you got the original by mistake.
Forum: General Discussions 20 Mar 2004, 02:18
Replies: 29
Views: 918
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 10 Mar 2004, 22:55
Replies: 20
Views: 680
Posted By Bunga
Re: Another example of a Stupid American

I'm more interested in the last sentence. I thought they were against same-sex marriages.
Forum: General Discussions 19 Feb 2004, 00:10
Replies: 5
Views: 644
Posted By Bunga
Re: question to dante?

Couldn't you try out as a political commentator in some boring newspaper? No one will read you, of course, but its worth a try...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Feb 2004, 17:24
Replies: 64
Views: 1,204
Posted By Bunga
Re: Could you imagine

You got Death? I would have thought you would get the King.
Forum: General Discussions 26 Jan 2004, 02:05
Replies: 29
Views: 933
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 26 Jan 2004, 01:32
Replies: 264
Views: 4,842
Posted By Bunga
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

Thats what I wasn't sure about, and why I asked.
Forum: General Discussions 26 Jan 2004, 00:07
Replies: 264
Views: 4,842
Posted By Bunga
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

I'll give you that the Klingons wouldn't attack, but if Star Fleet fell, I'm sure the other races would jump on it. Isn't DS9 a Star Fleet station? Or is it owned by the Bajorans?
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 23:52
Replies: 264
Views: 4,842
Posted By Bunga
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

Well if Star Fleet were to fall, so would the whole Federation. The Klingons, Cardassians, Dominion and Borg would see to that.
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 23:28
Replies: 264
Views: 4,842
Posted By Bunga
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

Metal fatigue alone should force them to build new ships quite often.
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 22:27
Replies: 264
Views: 4,842
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 21:42
Replies: 264
Views: 4,842
Posted By Bunga
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

It doesn't contradict my statement. Just luck that they finally, after probably 30 or 40 twin-nacell designs, hit on two with looked good. The ones designed after the Soverign or Intrepid, ie the...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 21:31
Replies: 264
Views: 4,842
Posted By Bunga
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

I knew that, but those designs actually look good. The Prometheus is even newer iirc, and it doesn't look that good. Being new != looking good.
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 21:15
Replies: 264
Views: 4,842
Posted By Bunga
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

Allright, but not all necells have that rectangular, elongated shape. And not all necells are set on prongs extending from a tail. Only the Fed ships do that. In ships like Voyager or Soverign class...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 20:36
Replies: 264
Views: 4,842
Posted By Bunga
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

Only two of those did not have a saucer section, a tail bit and the necells. The Cheyenne is freakish, but again is just a saucer thing with the necells. The soyuz is plain odd. I haven't seen the...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 20:10
Replies: 264
Views: 4,842
Posted By Bunga
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

Saucer-section. Tail-bit. Necells.

Look at the alien ships. They don't follow that design. Look at the Vulcan ships from Enterprise, they look like sausages with waterwheels. Look at the Birds of...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 18:15
Replies: 264
Views: 4,842
Posted By Bunga
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

It looks like a smaller, more angular Soverign. Don't they have any inspiration, those designers?
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 17:27
Replies: 264
Views: 4,842
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 17:21
Replies: 23
Views: 607
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 17:17
Replies: 46
Views: 855
Posted By Bunga
Re: So it took quite a while to happen

Happy birthday! :bunny:
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 17:11
Replies: 23
Views: 607
Posted By Bunga
Re: In this thread Zar makes a post that isnt a shallow criticism of America or Israel

I know, but didn't take much notice of it. By then I had just about quit anyway, and never looked into threads with Alliance topics anyway.
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 17:09
Replies: 264
Views: 4,842
Posted By Bunga
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

Warp 10 isn not the same as Transwarp. Warp 10 is muchg, much faster. I have always (well, since a cetain Voyager episode) thought about Warp speeds as tending toward infinate; that it, at Warp 10...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 16:55
Replies: 23
Views: 607
Posted By Bunga
Re: In this thread Zar makes a post that isnt a shallow criticism of America or Israel

He was ten times better when he actually was a forum celebrity, GD and PD was the same forum and there were twenty times more active posters. Now he is just an IB wannabe with more liberal views, imo.
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 16:48
Replies: 264
Views: 4,842
Posted By Bunga
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

That excuse makes sense. Its not the best way to do things and I can think of a far more efficient method of taking about 9.999....999 just of the top of my head. I didn't like that epsiode, but...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 16:35
Replies: 264
Views: 4,842
Posted By Bunga
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

Plus a huge phaser with punch enough to smash through the shields and hull of a klingon battlecruiser in one go, stealth capability and it could go Warp 17 iirc.
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 16:12
Replies: 80
Views: 1,254
Posted By Bunga
Re: Religion

The kind of God I do not believe in at all is the kind people like Jack Chick believe in. Try reading some of his tracks... www.chick.com.
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 16:08
Replies: 264
Views: 4,842
Posted By Bunga
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

How could that have been a refitted Galaxy class? Last I saw it it looked completely different.
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 00:27
Replies: 80
Views: 1,254
Posted By Bunga
Re: Religion

I don't think so. In my experience, atheists tend to be more psychologically stable than "believers".
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 00:25
Replies: 62
Views: 1,367
Posted By Bunga
Re: worst drink (booze) you've had?

Guiness.

God it was awfull.
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 00:23
Replies: 264
Views: 4,842
Posted By Bunga
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

The Enterprise F is pretty cool. Don't know what class it is though.
Forum: General Discussions 24 Jan 2004, 21:43
Replies: 77
Views: 1,327
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 24 Jan 2004, 21:23
Replies: 80
Views: 1,254
Posted By Bunga
Re: Religion

1) Depending on how you define it, either definatly or definatly not.
2) No.
3) Not really.
4) Agnostic.
Forum: General Discussions 24 Jan 2004, 13:48
Replies: 39
Views: 776
Posted By Bunga
Re: Gas Prices

Buy a better car?
Forum: General Discussions 24 Jan 2004, 00:36
Replies: 30
Views: 977
Posted By Bunga
Re: wow, same sex marriages are comming to Canada

I didn't understand those books, not at all.
Forum: General Discussions 22 Jan 2004, 12:29
Replies: 33
Views: 660
Posted By Bunga
Re: RIAA going too far?

If they do sue, go out and buy a CD with every piece of music you ever downloaded. If you are like me, it might have to be more than one CD. In 2003 I wouldn't even have had to do that, but since the...
Forum: Hardware and Tech Support 19 Jan 2004, 23:28
Replies: 9
Views: 617
Posted By Bunga
Re: Stupid fruity computers

I like the floppy idea.

2223 floppies, here I come.
Forum: General Discussions 19 Jan 2004, 23:13
Replies: 16
Views: 737
Posted By Bunga
Re: who the hell

Why on earth do you use mIRC nod?
Forum: General Discussions 19 Jan 2004, 20:09
Replies: 23
Views: 689
Posted By Bunga
Re: Bookworms R us

I didn't know that Godfather was a book. Id say that 1984 is far more 'classic' than the Godfather.
Forum: General Discussions 17 Jan 2004, 00:38
Replies: 76
Views: 2,417
Posted By Bunga
Re: It is natural for me to have sex with a 2 year old

Hmm. I thought they had actually done something right aroun here for once and then find they messed it up. Just my luck, eh?
Forum: General Discussions 17 Jan 2004, 00:35
Replies: 76
Views: 2,417
Posted By Bunga
Re: It is natural for me to have sex with a 2 year old

When did we instigate anti-pedantry rules here?
Forum: General Discussions 17 Jan 2004, 00:32
Replies: 76
Views: 2,417
Posted By Bunga
Re: It is natural for me to have sex with a 2 year old

I'm not defending it. I'm just saying theres a difference between "not having freedom of speech" and "going to jail for having Bad(TM) thoughts".
Forum: General Discussions 17 Jan 2004, 00:15
Replies: 8
Views: 500
Posted By Bunga
Re: funny

I think... about 10 or 15 'old' comments.
Forum: General Discussions 17 Jan 2004, 00:05
Replies: 76
Views: 2,417
Posted By Bunga
Re: It is natural for me to have sex with a 2 year old

I thought they were locked up for voicing views which oppose the government.
Forum: General Discussions 16 Jan 2004, 01:34
Replies: 35
Views: 1,314
Posted By Bunga
Re: Will gays lead car drivers astray?

WILL LESBIANS IMPREGNATE THE ELDERLY?

That one worries me.
Forum: General Discussions 16 Jan 2004, 01:25
Replies: 271
Views: 5,520
Posted By Bunga
Re: Net blamed for Rise in Child Porn

At least one, you just posted it.
Forum: General Discussions 16 Jan 2004, 00:49
Replies: 18
Views: 501
Posted By Bunga
Re: Super-Powers

If he can't see it, hebetter be damm sure exactly where it is in relation to himself or he will be in trouble. But going a meter to the left when stading beside a wall isn't that dangerous I suppose.
Forum: General Discussions 16 Jan 2004, 00:39
Replies: 35
Views: 1,314
Posted By Bunga
Re: Will gays lead car drivers astray?

Do Immigrants Ruin Your House?
Forum: General Discussions 15 Jan 2004, 00:41
Replies: 63
Views: 1,148
Posted By Bunga
Re: Bitching about the forums thread for January 14th 2004

No, you remember correctly.

I even had that Mod eagle avatar for a few minutes when...whoever it was... had made a mistake in the settings.
Forum: General Discussions 15 Jan 2004, 00:07
Replies: 63
Views: 1,148
Posted By Bunga
Re: Bitching about the forums thread for January 14th 2004

Shut up, it was hard to format with this stupid keyboard where the buttons are all wrong. It works now. Sort of.
Forum: General Discussions 15 Jan 2004, 00:03
Replies: 63
Views: 1,148
Posted By Bunga
Re: Bitching about the forums thread for January 14th 2004

I like the smilies.
No, really, I do. Seriously.
Don't get rid of them.
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2004, 22:29
Replies: 27
Views: 693
Posted By Bunga
Re: 2003 Darwin Awards

If you had bothered to check he actual 2003 Darwin Awards, you would know to NOT MUCK ABOUT WITH CHAIN EMAILS and such.

http://www.darwinawards.com/darwin/index_darwin2003.html
Forum: General Discussions 11 Jan 2004, 22:35
Replies: 77
Views: 1,180
Posted By Bunga
Re: Eldest / Middle / Youngest / Only Child

I'm the second child of five. But my elder sister is seven years older and went to a boarding school when she was 15 and then moved on to college, so I've been treated as the "oldest" for most of my...
Forum: General Discussions 11 Jan 2004, 22:28
Replies: 14
Views: 472
Posted By Bunga
Re: hey they found chemical weapons

I think he was referring to the second part of your post, Pilatus.
Forum: General Discussions 11 Jan 2004, 22:06
Replies: 15
Views: 673
Posted By Bunga
Re: maths?

Hes trying to help but subtly hinting "learn basic maths".
Forum: General Discussions 11 Jan 2004, 20:53
Replies: 44
Views: 748
Posted By Bunga
Re: Can Alcohol 'make' you a 'different' person than who you are?

If a person is "drunk out of their mind", then imo they are not physically responsible for their deeds. But they are still morally reponsible, since they made the choice to get drunk.
Forum: General Discussions 11 Jan 2004, 20:30
Replies: 73
Views: 1,299
Posted By Bunga
Re: Old yet new [Political]

Last time I took it I was -4, -4 or so. Now...

Economic Left/Right: -4.88
Social Libertarian/Authoritarian: -5.38

I don't know if I have changed my views slightly or if they have just changed...
Forum: General Discussions 9 Jan 2004, 22:47
Replies: 84
Views: 1,102
Posted By Bunga
Re: Global Warming

But we aren't dinosaurs, and neither are the fish, or the birds, or the insects or the tides.
Forum: General Discussions 7 Jan 2004, 19:10
Replies: 22
Views: 569
Posted By Bunga
Re: Googlism to new nerdy hights

fredrik is one of sweden's greatest athletes

How did it know?
Forum: General Discussions 7 Jan 2004, 19:01
Replies: 93
Views: 1,554
Posted By Bunga
Re: so the dollar keeps falling

Always.

(That was a joke, btw)
Forum: General Discussions 7 Jan 2004, 11:04
Replies: 93
Views: 1,554
Posted By Bunga
Re: so the dollar keeps falling

Doing fine? Ri-ight.
Forum: General Discussions 7 Jan 2004, 11:01
Replies: 93
Views: 1,554
Posted By Bunga
Re: so the dollar keeps falling

I think it fits the Brits quite well. You should sort out your economic problems (lo NHS), you do seem to hate the Euro, and you keep pointing the finger at France and Germany. Also, some of you have...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Jan 2004, 13:04
Replies: 26
Views: 485
Posted By Bunga
Re: Blame Canada

Who are you refering to, me or him?
Forum: General Discussions 5 Jan 2004, 23:40
Replies: 264
Views: 4,842
Posted By Bunga
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

Get the "Enterprise Alternate Intro" of DC or Kazaa or whatever, and play it over. Its much better.
Forum: General Discussions 5 Jan 2004, 23:32
Replies: 26
Views: 485
Posted By Bunga
Re: Blame Canada

I didn't think you needed an s after the possesive apostrophy is the word ended in an s normally.
Forum: General Discussions 5 Jan 2004, 22:57
Replies: 16
Views: 703
Posted By Bunga
Re: Old DOS Games

Civ 1. Civ 1. And once more, Civ 1. Elite, if you want a change.
Forum: General Discussions 4 Jan 2004, 20:09
Replies: 16
Views: 670
Posted By Bunga
Re: question

DC++ > all. You can find anything, with good speeds and minimum hassle, except for Planescape Torment, which seems to have never existed in the first place.
Forum: General Discussions 4 Jan 2004, 18:12
Replies: 5
Views: 303
Posted By Bunga
Re: The Song of Fire and Ice

I didn't like it. Its just bad.
Forum: General Discussions 4 Jan 2004, 18:04
Replies: 41
Views: 1,317
Posted By Bunga
Re: Lord of the Rings: The trilogy

I like LoTR. All three of them are good movies, especially the extended versions (of the first two at least, not seen extended RoTK for obvious reasons).

But they aren't really Lord of the Rings,...
Forum: General Discussions 17 Dec 2003, 23:54
Replies: 16
Views: 451
Posted By Bunga
Re: excuses for missing a lesson?

Tell the truth.

You overslept.
Forum: General Discussions 13 Dec 2003, 22:12
Replies: 8
Views: 508
Posted By Bunga
Re: OPEC wants aid...

I think it stands for Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries.
Forum: General Discussions 12 Dec 2003, 15:05
Replies: 180
Views: 2,185
Posted By Bunga
Re: Should gay people be allowed to have children?

The thing about the issue which makes it "special" is that people are to thick headed to realise that there is no reason gays shouldn't be allowed to adopt children.
Forum: General Discussions 12 Dec 2003, 02:47
Replies: 120
Views: 3,288
Posted By Bunga
Re: Favourite Game Of All Time

Super Mario Bros 3 > Super Mario World.
Forum: General Discussions 12 Dec 2003, 01:51
Replies: 95
Views: 2,067
Posted By Bunga
Re: poland and the eu

It interesting to note that MrL is always telling people what they know.
Forum: General Discussions 12 Dec 2003, 01:42
Replies: 180
Views: 2,185
Posted By Bunga
Re: Should gay people be allowed to have children?

Invent a situation? Hardly. I see it every day, all the time. At the kindergarten across the street, on the grounds of the primary school on the way to Uni, when I lived in Holland at my school...
Forum: General Discussions 12 Dec 2003, 00:40
Replies: 180
Views: 2,185
Posted By Bunga
Re: Should gay people be allowed to have children?

If the only african in an all-white environment among 8 year olds isn't bullied, why should the one kid raised by same-sex parents? Children are good at differences.

And anyway, if the statistic...
Forum: General Discussions 11 Dec 2003, 23:15
Replies: 180
Views: 2,185
Posted By Bunga
Re: Should gay people be allowed to have children?

If I say "Bum" they laugh. Your point?
Forum: General Discussions 11 Dec 2003, 23:10
Replies: 180
Views: 2,185
Posted By Bunga
Re: Should gay people be allowed to have children?

What on earth are you on about?

Once, a long time ago, I saw a post which was actually more incorrect than this one. But I think it was about 5 years ago.
Forum: General Discussions 11 Dec 2003, 20:58
Replies: 63
Views: 993
Posted By Bunga
Re: Interesting decisions out of the US

Well, the USA does give lots of foreign aid. But per capita its pretty low. ITs even lower if you don't count the billions on dollars going to Isreal so they can buy fighter jets.

Oh and guess who...
Forum: General Discussions 11 Dec 2003, 20:53
Replies: 180
Views: 2,185
Posted By Bunga
Re: Should gay people be allowed to have children?

I think it is sad that you are willing to condemn children to a childhood of a hell just to puch thorugh your political agenda. I would pick a stable gay couple over an orphangae any day of the year...
Forum: General Discussions 11 Dec 2003, 01:33
Replies: 22
Views: 649
Posted By Bunga
Re: Deus Ex 1 (Spoilery)

Maybe religious extremists who hate the idea of you playing God.
Forum: General Discussions 11 Dec 2003, 00:50
Replies: 25
Views: 505
Posted By Bunga
Re: Thanks to ...

I had a great response to what you said prepared even before I knew what you wrote, but I forgot it.

This will have to do.
Forum: General Discussions 11 Dec 2003, 00:01
Replies: 16
Views: 490
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 10 Dec 2003, 23:51
Replies: 25
Views: 505
Posted By Bunga
Re: Thanks to ...

I know that, there were plenty of resets.

I was asking when the last one was, Mr. Manson. It itsn't a hard question, least of all for someone of your distinction.

Hum hum.
Forum: General Discussions 10 Dec 2003, 23:44
Replies: 6
Views: 435
Posted By Bunga
Re: What?

No, its serious. Open the files in a hex editor, print them out and fax them to the RIAA.

Its the best kind of DoS there is.

(disclaimer: don't actually do this you idiot. Yes you, the one...
Forum: General Discussions 10 Dec 2003, 22:53
Replies: 25
Views: 505
Posted By Bunga
Re: Thanks to ...

When did this counter start? I'm fairly sure I have spammed more than a mere 550 odd things in my time here.
Forum: General Discussions 10 Dec 2003, 21:54
Replies: 63
Views: 993
Posted By Bunga
Re: Interesting decisions out of the US

I still can't get over that IB posted. Oh well, it was fun while it lasted.

Oh and Go USA with their competitiveness!!
Forum: General Discussions 10 Dec 2003, 00:17
Replies: 18
Views: 525
Posted By Bunga
Re: entertain me

Don't they have any breaks in the classes? Just sneak in during one.
Forum: General Discussions 9 Dec 2003, 23:49
Replies: 66
Views: 1,385
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 9 Dec 2003, 20:13
Replies: 14
Views: 433
Posted By Bunga
Re: Extremely picky grammatical people needed.

Amongst is the 'proper' word to use, but nowadays no one cares about the difference between 'amongst' and 'among' or 'who' and 'whom'.
Forum: General Discussions 9 Dec 2003, 20:05
Replies: 11
Views: 451
Posted By Bunga
Re: To all you students out there

Whats wrong with using GD like we always have?
Forum: General Discussions 9 Dec 2003, 19:56
Replies: 36
Views: 1,124
Posted By Bunga
Re: America lurches to the Left

Slightly right of what? The other 46%?
Forum: General Discussions 9 Dec 2003, 00:49
Replies: 57
Views: 1,128
Posted By Bunga
Re: These forums are inherently racist

Christmas itself is commercialistic, not religious.
Forum: General Discussions 9 Dec 2003, 00:39
Replies: 11
Views: 437
Posted By Bunga
Re: Ah well, google again

I had twenty seconds while I was waiting for AviPreview to load the movie. Also, even it claimed I win. hence: I win.
Forum: General Discussions 8 Dec 2003, 23:41
Replies: 11
Views: 437
Posted By Bunga
Re: Ah well, google again

pft, took me less than 20 seconds to press it.
Forum: General Discussions 8 Dec 2003, 22:56
Replies: 11
Views: 437
Posted By Bunga
Re: Ah well, google again

We should trace it back to the people who spread it first. They probably made it, since who in their right mind would randomly type in "misrable failure" in Google and hit "Im feeling lucky"?
Forum: General Discussions 8 Dec 2003, 22:29
Replies: 57
Views: 1,128
Posted By Bunga
Re: These forums are inherently racist

What does Christmas have to do with Christianity? Nothing.

Sure, a thousand years ago it did, but those were barbaric times.
Forum: General Discussions 7 Dec 2003, 23:50
Replies: 23
Views: 504
Posted By Bunga
Re: why doesnt Red Dwarf make me laugh anymore

You get BBC1 and 2 in holland anyway, it was on ages ago there.
Forum: General Discussions 7 Dec 2003, 21:07
Replies: 31
Views: 586
Posted By Bunga
Re: ITT we list the problems with the new forums

Still works fine here. I've got Java disabled, and runnign it in Unix, but otherwise its the same as your setup (or should be).
Forum: General Discussions 7 Dec 2003, 20:18
Replies: 34
Views: 632
Posted By Bunga
Re: how ****ing annoyed am i right now

wales? where'd you get wales from?
the west country
Forum: General Discussions 7 Dec 2003, 20:14
Replies: 34
Views: 632
Posted By Bunga
Re: how ****ing annoyed am i right now

I already told you in especially avoiding the south west. And who wants to go to Wales anyway?
Forum: General Discussions 7 Dec 2003, 20:11
Replies: 52
Views: 986
Posted By Bunga
Re: UK watchout!

My geography teacher used to say this. She claimed that just about any geographic feature could be found in Corwall, excepting volcanoes and glaciers.
Forum: General Discussions 7 Dec 2003, 20:06
Replies: 34
Views: 632
Posted By Bunga
Re: how ****ing annoyed am i right now

No I won't. This gives me yet another reason not to go to England.
Forum: General Discussions 7 Dec 2003, 20:01
Replies: 31
Views: 586
Posted By Bunga
Re: ITT we list the problems with the new forums

It works in Opera. For me at least.
Forum: General Discussions 7 Dec 2003, 19:51
Replies: 34
Views: 632
Posted By Bunga
Re: how ****ing annoyed am i right now

Yes, fine, but what are they?
Forum: General Discussions 7 Dec 2003, 19:40
Replies: 34
Views: 632
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 7 Dec 2003, 19:38
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Views: 404
Posted By Bunga
Re: Genius!

The government loces you for your money.
Forum: General Discussions 7 Dec 2003, 19:25
Replies: 25
Views: 404
Posted By Bunga
Re: Genius!

I am everyone's friend.
Forum: General Discussions 7 Dec 2003, 18:13
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Views: 404
Posted By Bunga
Re: Genius!

Jammers is the genius, not you.
Forum: General Discussions 7 Dec 2003, 18:11
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Views: 404
Posted By Bunga
Re: Genius!

Thankee
Forum: General Discussions 7 Dec 2003, 18:07
Replies: 25
Views: 404
Posted By Bunga
Genius!

:sleigh:

Where can I find it on the net?
Forum: General Discussions 7 Dec 2003, 02:13
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

Even if they fall of only once, if the players are evenly matched the +1 will win. And he won't be able to kill just one, I of course meant "stay out of trouble and continue doing what you did".
Forum: General Discussions 7 Dec 2003, 01:31
Replies: 41
Views: 947
Posted By Bunga
Re: How long does it normally take to learn another langauge similar to your own?

Books, audio and TV are enough, if you also get the chance to speak it sometimes. Lessons/classes pretty much suck.
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 23:26
Replies: 41
Views: 947
Posted By Bunga
Re: How long does it normally take to learn another langauge similar to your own?

With total immersion, an English speaker could learn tolerable German in half a year. Without it, but still applying himself, you could maybe get through a tough book after half a year. For the...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 23:11
Replies: 52
Views: 986
Posted By Bunga
Re: UK watchout!

I've been in London a grand total of three times. Guess how many of those times it rained? And don't even get me started on the South-West.
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 20:16
Replies: 52
Views: 986
Posted By Bunga
Re: UK watchout!

I want to go and live in Siberia. Once I'm rich, of course.
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 19:40
Replies: 52
Views: 986
Posted By Bunga
Re: UK watchout!

nuff said.
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 18:52
Replies: 22
Views: 546
Posted By Bunga
Re: Why do you post here?

I do both :). Starting Uni didn't stop me, nor did posting here stop me from going to Uni. How does it stop you?
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 18:08
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

Most of the maps are big enough for someone to keep moving out of the way. In a three player game, there will be at least two people fighting each other more or less constantly and you can then just...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 17:12
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

Because in a 3 or 4 player game you are stupid if you try to hunt down the little scared guy on the sidelines. He will just run away and run away and you waste time in which you could be killing the...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 16:56
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

If he is sidestepping twice and about to throw something, he doesn't really have tim to predict it. Whenever I see him dodge, I can jump up and lighning him. Nothing he can do, 12% damage.
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 16:46
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

That doesn't work at all against drawn out attacks from above, like mewtwo's lightning field when he falls.
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 16:35
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

In order for the slower character to never hit the faster one, the faster one would have to spend all his time and focus on dodging and getting out fo the way. Then he wouldn't be able to hit the...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 16:02
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

But he will get hit for more damage. The stronger/heavier/slower character will not hit the faster one that often, sure, but he will do relative masses of damage and kill the tiny wuss when the...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 15:46
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

In a txo player game the weaker one will get hit for more damage than he hits for. Since he is the only one hitting the other player, he won't kill as often as he is killed.

In a 3 or 4 player...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 15:35
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

No, its only true on a three or four way game, since the physically weaker characters can wait for DK to do lots of damage to someone and then quickly chuck a bob-omb or something their way. In a 1 v...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 15:26
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

Just play for five or ten minutes. Thats plenty of time for any "weaker" characters to place a few finished blows, and most of the weakers characters can take a pounding or avoid taking a pounding....
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 15:24
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

Remember that he can pick up weapons, too. If he gets a laser gun or a light sabre he's pretty much invincable.
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 15:21
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

They do! I have 1 'edit' button on my posts, and two 'quote' buttons! One blue and one brown.
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 15:19
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

Only in a 1 v 1. If there are ther players things get to chaotic for Ness to be able to stand around and just defend. Of course, if you play with set lives he still can (or has to, rather). But who...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 15:16
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

The probem with Roy is that his sword is strongest at close range, while Marth is stronger the further from the opponent you are. And Marth has a longer sword. So n00bs just stand around and use the...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 15:07
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

Yes. All characters have advantages and disadvantages. Or had you not noticed that yet?

I mean, its not like this is SSB:M and any n00bish dork can play as Marth and still present a threat to...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 15:01
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

I know he isn't that good really, thats why I use him. I prefer Samus and Link, but I still win with Jiggly all the time.
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 14:54
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

Its not like I use it to the exclusion of all else, I can swallow people and jump of cliffs too. Then spit them out and fly back up. And Jiggly's Chun-li type kick thing is just to good to be true.
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 14:48
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

Jiggily! Since I figured out his super attack I haven't lost a single game. Which was a while ago.
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 14:42
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

Especially SSB. I am just the best at that game.
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 14:30
Replies: 22
Views: 546
Posted By Bunga
Re: Why do you post here?

We need a bit more info than that. What camp, where is it, who are your captors?
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 14:26
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

Of course, I'd kick your ass at Lylat Wars and Super Smash Borthers, MrL.
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 02:17
Replies: 52
Views: 986
Posted By Bunga
Re: UK watchout!

I'm not in the UK, they don't get snow. Ever.
They get rain. Always.
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 01:48
Replies: 52
Views: 986
Posted By Bunga
Re: UK watchout!

We're getting a decimeter of snow tonight!
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 01:34
Replies: 52
Views: 986
Posted By Bunga
Re: UK watchout!

I had the impression it wasn't so much rainy in Canada as cold and occasionally covered in meters of snow.
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 01:19
Replies: 63
Views: 1,139
Posted By Bunga
Re: This new forum sucks

I think its great that a thread preview pops up. That way I don't have to load the page for 10000 minutes before I can decide wether I want to look at it or not.
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 01:05
Replies: 13
Views: 864
Posted By Bunga
Re: So I got an X Box

So what? You get to play games and get paid doing it. That outweighs anything and everything else.
Forum: General Discussions 6 Dec 2003, 01:00
Replies: 67
Views: 662
Posted By Bunga
Re: anyone know if this exists?

As far as I know (which is far on this topic) there is currently no emulator for PS2 games in existance. It sucks, I know, but there you go.
Forum: General Discussions 5 Dec 2003, 17:47
Replies: 22
Views: 546
Posted By Bunga
Re: Why do you post here?

It used to be so I could laugh at WarFalcon, I don't know why I stay here now.

There's Nod, I suppose.
Forum: General Discussions 4 Dec 2003, 18:18
Replies: 20
Views: 859
Posted By Bunga
Re: Whats the most misleading domain name?

Its not mine, but the most misleading domain name is whitehouse.[well I don't want to post these three letters, you know what they are anyway]
Forum: General Discussions 4 Dec 2003, 00:43
Replies: 132
Views: 2,016
Posted By Bunga
Re: free market

There has already been a link to it posted in this thread. Just go to www.un.org and search in the Economic section for the HDI.
Forum: General Discussions 1 Dec 2003, 16:52
Replies: 45
Views: 994
Posted By Bunga
Re: In Part Of A Greater Effort To Really Screw Up My Kids

There aren't that many stories per se in the BoVD.
Forum: General Discussions 1 Dec 2003, 00:26
Replies: 65
Views: 2,505
Posted By Bunga
Re: How to blow up France

Fusion reactors don't suffer melt-downs. They can't. So... no.

Goodbye Chernobyl. Or Tjernobyl, depending on country and preference.
Forum: General Discussions 30 Nov 2003, 23:29
Replies: 40
Views: 917
Posted By Bunga
Re: keeping their shoes/socks on (do not read if under 16 yrs)

Surely you can watch porn as soon as you learn how to switch in the telly?
Forum: General Discussions 30 Nov 2003, 23:17
Replies: 45
Views: 994
Posted By Bunga
Re: In Part Of A Greater Effort To Really Screw Up My Kids

Also Mary Poppins. It scared me too, she isn't right in the head, that woman.
Forum: General Discussions 30 Nov 2003, 23:15
Replies: 5
Views: 452
Posted By Bunga
Re: Games that dont allow keymapping...

Should be banned by law.
Forum: General Discussions 30 Nov 2003, 22:11
Replies: 65
Views: 2,505
Posted By Bunga
Re: How to blow up France

When has the human race ever held back before? Its all-out or nothing. No... its fully enclosed biosphere or nothing.
Forum: General Discussions 30 Nov 2003, 22:02
Replies: 45
Views: 994
Posted By Bunga
Re: In Part Of A Greater Effort To Really Screw Up My Kids

The Sound of Music.

That movie scared the **** out of me when I saw it... I didn't understand how people could act that way and still be sane.
Forum: General Discussions 30 Nov 2003, 19:27
Replies: 65
Views: 2,505
Posted By Bunga
Re: How to blow up France

How could cars be powered by solar power? Better to use fuel cells, surely?
Forum: General Discussions 30 Nov 2003, 19:25
Replies: 9
Views: 732
Posted By Bunga
Re: software piracy good for consumers?

Of course, I can't underestimate piracy, since I think about 99% of people do it. I know I do. And I too buy games I support, Monkey Island and Elite and Civ I among them. Not that I like Max Payne,...
Forum: General Discussions 30 Nov 2003, 19:14
Replies: 9
Views: 732
Posted By Bunga
Re: software piracy good for consumers?

Only titles worth SELLING will be released you mean.

"Pretty Princess Dressup" will still have a market, while "Max Payne 5" probably won't. Which one would you rather see?
Forum: General Discussions 30 Nov 2003, 19:10
Replies: 65
Views: 2,505
Posted By Bunga
Re: How to blow up France

We would need some kind of grav-plating first... Dyson spheres are notoriously hard to spin for gravity. And a functional von Neumann machine to disassemble Jupiter and reassemble it into the sphere.
Forum: General Discussions 30 Nov 2003, 18:49
Replies: 9
Views: 732
Posted By Bunga
Re: software piracy good for consumers?

Well, the prices will drop, but on the other hand so will the number of titles released.
Forum: General Discussions 29 Nov 2003, 16:43
Replies: 17
Views: 583
Posted By Bunga
Re: What the flying...

"I'll save your life if you do this..." isn't duress?
Forum: General Discussions 29 Nov 2003, 13:40
Replies: 11
Views: 540
Posted By Bunga
Re: Little Shop Of Horrors

I get a bad taste in my mouth from that movie.
Forum: General Discussions 28 Nov 2003, 23:43
Replies: 99
Views: 1,921
Posted By Bunga
Re: Blocking the EU constitution.

I know. Look at the paranoids in my country who voted no to the Euro.
Forum: General Discussions 28 Nov 2003, 23:36
Replies: 24
Views: 647
Posted By Bunga
Re: I'm coming to London

I've been in London. Three times. It rained.

I don't want to go there any more.
Forum: General Discussions 28 Nov 2003, 23:33
Replies: 99
Views: 1,921
Posted By Bunga
Re: Blocking the EU constitution.

Not many. I wish the EU had solved the representation problem when there were only 12 members. Or before that, even. Then the smaller, joining countries wouldn't be able to stop the democrisation...
Forum: General Discussions 28 Nov 2003, 23:19
Replies: 99
Views: 1,921
Posted By Bunga
Re: Blocking the EU constitution.

But then its unfair per defenition.
Forum: General Discussions 28 Nov 2003, 23:12
Replies: 99
Views: 1,921
Posted By Bunga
Re: Blocking the EU constitution.

´In every single country in the world were there some people who thought it was a good thing and some who thought it was a bad thing. In many countries opinions even varied within the government as...
Forum: General Discussions 28 Nov 2003, 23:05
Replies: 99
Views: 1,921
Posted By Bunga
Re: Blocking the EU constitution.

Yes there is.




See how fun it is to contradict each other without making any other points? Do you know what the words "growing movement" mean and/or imply?
Forum: General Discussions 28 Nov 2003, 23:02
Replies: 99
Views: 1,921
Posted By Bunga
Re: Blocking the EU constitution.

What about "The Iraq Crisis"? There was similar outcry all over the world. By your reasoning, just abour every sinlge country in the world is "not a unity".
Forum: General Discussions 28 Nov 2003, 22:53
Replies: 99
Views: 1,921
Posted By Bunga
Re: Blocking the EU constitution.

Not everyone. There is a growing movement of people calling themselves just "Europeans".
Forum: General Discussions 28 Nov 2003, 22:48
Replies: 99
Views: 1,921
Posted By Bunga
Re: Blocking the EU constitution.

True. And when you factor everything into account, the EU is just about as "united" ideologically as the USA is.
Forum: General Discussions 28 Nov 2003, 22:43
Replies: 99
Views: 1,921
Posted By Bunga
Re: Blocking the EU constitution.

He is saying that since the citizens Europe and the USA are acting in the same way, the two countries are just as united/disunited.

BTW, is "disunited" a word?
Forum: General Discussions 28 Nov 2003, 22:22
Replies: 99
Views: 1,921
Posted By Bunga
Re: Blocking the EU constitution.

Jonny beat me to it :(
Forum: General Discussions 28 Nov 2003, 22:16
Replies: 99
Views: 1,921
Posted By Bunga
Re: Blocking the EU constitution.

What this shows is that the EU isn't yet united. Saying "since we aren't 100% together today, we should scrap the whole thing" is silly.
Forum: General Discussions 28 Nov 2003, 20:43
Replies: 99
Views: 1,921
Posted By Bunga
Re: Blocking the EU constitution.

Yes... but was the USA one country even 50 years before the constitution was created? You will forgive me, but my knowledge of things which happened over three hundred year on a different continent...
Forum: General Discussions 28 Nov 2003, 19:48
Replies: 99
Views: 1,921
Posted By Bunga
Re: Blocking the EU constitution.

No, its ****ing clever!
Forum: General Discussions 28 Nov 2003, 00:14
Replies: 42
Views: 967
Posted By Bunga
Re: well i've finally done it

Congratulations. I have a feeling your attendance will drop rapidly now. In fact, I don't think you will attend even one more lecture, ever!
Forum: General Discussions 27 Nov 2003, 18:10
Replies: 188
Views: 3,015
Posted By Bunga
Re: Mech stuff

Then centipedes should be faster than sound!
Forum: General Discussions 27 Nov 2003, 15:51
Replies: 11
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Posted By Bunga
Re: To what extent...

Surely you would have to not be a part of society to be objective about it. So the hermit living in the desert could. But of course he knows nothing about it, so no.
Forum: General Discussions 27 Nov 2003, 01:05
Replies: 22
Views: 524
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 26 Nov 2003, 23:46
Replies: 6
Views: 424
Posted By Bunga
Re: UK Imports/Exports

Or!
www.ukimports.co.uk (www.google.com)
Forum: General Discussions 26 Nov 2003, 23:45
Replies: 6
Views: 424
Posted By Bunga
Re: UK Imports/Exports

www.dogpile.com
Forum: General Discussions 26 Nov 2003, 19:15
Replies: 28
Views: 624
Posted By Bunga
Re: Which essay? Microeconomics this time

Go with 2. But try to bring up some possible solutions as well.
Forum: General Discussions 25 Nov 2003, 14:00
Replies: 188
Views: 3,015
Posted By Bunga
Re: Mech stuff

I knew it, and I've never played the games or read the books!

Wait... is that a good thing?
Forum: General Discussions 24 Nov 2003, 23:45
Replies: 17
Views: 569
Posted By Bunga
Re: **** ebay

...always one step ahead, aren't you?
Forum: General Discussions 24 Nov 2003, 00:46
Replies: 36
Views: 578
Posted By Bunga
Re: Space Games

i tried dumping radioactives 100 AU beyond Pluto, but they can't have meant for us to do that 100 times to get enough cash.
Forum: General Discussions 24 Nov 2003, 00:44
Replies: 36
Views: 578
Posted By Bunga
Re: Space Games

I've never gotten Prince or the best Federation Military rank, but the ELITE combat isn't too hard. I t just takes years.
Forum: General Discussions 24 Nov 2003, 00:39
Replies: 36
Views: 578
Posted By Bunga
Re: Space Games

Phil, so did you figure out a way to leave?
Forum: General Discussions 24 Nov 2003, 00:37
Replies: 36
Views: 578
Posted By Bunga
Re: Space Games

Have you ever tried it? The prices were constant within the system. Am I the only one to have tried starting at Sol? If I could start there I would love it, being right on top of the second most...
Forum: General Discussions 24 Nov 2003, 00:20
Replies: 36
Views: 578
Posted By Bunga
Re: Space Games

I would do that, but you start with an Interplanetary Ship with no Hyperspace engine and no room for a Fuel Scoop. If I started on Lave (which I do usually) thats what I do, but not on Sol.
Forum: General Discussions 23 Nov 2003, 23:51
Replies: 10
Views: 527
Posted By Bunga
Re: The Cat in the Hat

The Cat in the Hat. As a movie?

WHERE!?
Forum: General Discussions 23 Nov 2003, 23:48
Replies: 33
Views: 767
Posted By Bunga
Re: [rant]

But flashing ones are easier to spot than constant ones. I just don't get the strange and weird laws of your country.
Forum: General Discussions 23 Nov 2003, 23:07
Replies: 36
Views: 578
Posted By Bunga
Re: Space Games

The one and only gripe i have about Frontier is that I can't figure out how to leave the Sol system if I start on Mars. Ten years of playing and I still can't do it.
Forum: General Discussions 23 Nov 2003, 22:59
Replies: 36
Views: 578
Posted By Bunga
Re: Space Games

I didn't like Freelancer. Their market system was worse than the one in Elite I: Frontier and the universe was too linear.

I meant IV, of course. III wasn't as good as II in my mind, but still...
Forum: General Discussions 23 Nov 2003, 22:21
Replies: 12
Views: 673
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 23 Nov 2003, 22:19
Replies: 36
Views: 578
Posted By Bunga
Re: Space Games

MOO3 is great, but really really slow. I have never finished a game in under a week. Ever. But its fun, once you learn how it works.
Forum: General Discussions 23 Nov 2003, 20:13
Replies: 12
Views: 673
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 23 Nov 2003, 20:13
Replies: 36
Views: 578
Posted By Bunga
Re: Space Games

well then it should be coming even sooner!
Forum: General Discussions 23 Nov 2003, 20:06
Replies: 12
Views: 673
Posted By Bunga
Re: Don't you feel bad for stealing MP3's?

I was going to post this about three hours ago, then I figured "nah someone must already have done it".

How come these things come in waves like this? I saw it somewhere else just three and a half...
Forum: General Discussions 23 Nov 2003, 20:04
Replies: 36
Views: 578
Posted By Bunga
Re: Space Games

There's Master of Orion 3. Maybe not what you want, but its a great game. Otherwise, play Earth and Beyond. And isn't Elite III coming soon?
Forum: General Discussions 23 Nov 2003, 20:01
Replies: 33
Views: 767
Posted By Bunga
Re: [rant]

How is a flashing red light not enough to warn you that someone is there? If still more or less daylight, you can see the bike right there, and if its dark the red light just shows up more.
Forum: General Discussions 22 Nov 2003, 23:35
Replies: 20
Views: 1,009
Posted By Bunga
Re: hey americans

Id prefer living in Russia actually. Always wanted a nice house in Siberia. Its beautifull over there.

And yes, I'm serious.
Forum: General Discussions 21 Nov 2003, 03:01
Replies: 210
Views: 3,721
Posted By Bunga
Re: Fox Hunting is gay

Postulate:
Causing pain is wrong.
Foxes feel pain as they are mangled to death by dogs after having been chased for a few miles.
Conclusion:
Allowing dogs to chase down and mangling foxes is...
Forum: General Discussions 21 Nov 2003, 02:47
Replies: 19
Views: 678
Posted By Bunga
Re: according to Mensa's home test

Basically anyone can get into Mensa, if they want to. No one does, thats why its so small.
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2003, 20:55
Replies: 256
Views: 4,206
Posted By Bunga
Re: Tories to re-introduce Death-penalty?

Well since you do whenever you buy an AMD processor, yes.
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2003, 20:52
Replies: 256
Views: 4,206
Posted By Bunga
Re: Tories to re-introduce Death-penalty?

I have never met someone who does that. Of course, I have never met someone who argues for the death penalty who lives in a country which uses it.
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2003, 20:42
Replies: 22
Views: 621
Posted By Bunga
Re: Me vs. The System

I like Uplink.
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2003, 20:37
Replies: 256
Views: 4,206
Posted By Bunga
Re: Tories to re-introduce Death-penalty?

But who built the infastructure which the now-privatised companies used? In that sense it is the government which has provided you with the services.

If you use the thing in the present who cares...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2003, 20:31
Replies: 256
Views: 4,206
Posted By Bunga
Re: Tories to re-introduce Death-penalty?

Who built the roads in the first place? In most countries, it was the state.
Who built the railroad net? The state? Yup.
Who builds and maintains the power lines? Here it the state, and I know it...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2003, 20:28
Replies: 256
Views: 4,206
Posted By Bunga
Re: Tories to re-introduce Death-penalty?

12 miles is if memory serves...what? about 20 kilometers? Thats 40km there and back. That would cost... about £1.50? Since you don't have a car, $4,80 seems like a pretty fair price.

I don't want...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2003, 20:18
Replies: 256
Views: 4,206
Posted By Bunga
Re: Tories to re-introduce Death-penalty?

There is a way to opt out. Two ways in fact. Probably more.

1) Change the law.
2) Move out of the country.

How much would the petrol cost if you were to drive that distance? Add wear and tear...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2003, 20:10
Replies: 256
Views: 4,206
Posted By Bunga
Re: Tories to re-introduce Death-penalty?

There are a number of unclaimed islands in international water. Try them. Or the antarctic.
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2003, 20:08
Replies: 256
Views: 4,206
Posted By Bunga
Re: Tories to re-introduce Death-penalty?

Good for you. It seems silly to do that though.

I'll agree for the sake of agreeing. yes it is. Less than 6 euros to go from Stockholm to Uppsala is darn cheap yes it is.

While I agree with...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2003, 20:03
Replies: 256
Views: 4,206
Posted By Bunga
Re: Tories to re-introduce Death-penalty?

I don't think all my healthcare for the rest of my life, really cheap transportation and a polceforce, not to mention a military defense, is of "low value".

You may disagree, but economics says...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2003, 20:00
Replies: 256
Views: 4,206
Posted By Bunga
Re: Tories to re-introduce Death-penalty?

Well no, since taxation isn't extortion. Its paying for the goods the government supplies for us.
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2003, 19:49
Replies: 256
Views: 4,206
Posted By Bunga
Re: Tories to re-introduce Death-penalty?

That would be a state where the Death Penalty exists but is never used.
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2003, 19:44
Replies: 84
Views: 1,258
Posted By Bunga
Re: Top Court in Massachusetts Says State Can't Deny Gays Right to Marry

As a fluent speak of both languages, I can tell you that gifternål does in fact mean marriage. Logically then, mearriage is not exclusive to a woman / man relationship.

And Pab, it could still be...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2003, 19:19
Replies: 84
Views: 1,258
Posted By Bunga
Re: Top Court in Massachusetts Says State Can't Deny Gays Right to Marry

Probably because "giftermål" means "marriage" and not "sasquatch". You can look it up.
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2003, 02:00
Replies: 256
Views: 4,206
Posted By Bunga
Re: Tories to re-introduce Death-penalty?

Yes but friedman is a bit of a twat, isn't he?

When have I ever said that I would prefer 1,000,000 innocents die than intentionally killing one person? As far as I can tell, never. If you aim to...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2003, 01:21
Replies: 256
Views: 4,206
Posted By Bunga
Re: Tories to re-introduce Death-penalty?

If you break someone's arm, you are trying to break their arm, not kill them. Hence, its not intentional killing if they happen to die. Shooting someone in the head is different. If any person shoots...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2003, 01:10
Replies: 256
Views: 4,206
Posted By Bunga
Re: Tories to re-introduce Death-penalty?

Not really. You don't have to kill a person while defending yourself. If you try to use non-lethal force but fail, and the assailant dies, its not intentional. If by diminished responsibility you...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2003, 00:58
Replies: 256
Views: 4,206
Posted By Bunga
Re: Tories to re-introduce Death-penalty?

No I don't. Human life is the most precious thing we have.
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2003, 00:46
Replies: 256
Views: 4,206
Posted By Bunga
Re: Tories to re-introduce Death-penalty?

No.

Murder = intentional killing of a fellow sentient being.
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2003, 00:39
Replies: 20
Views: 523
Posted By Bunga
Re: stalkers

Maybe he just wants to be a friend.
Forum: General Discussions 17 Nov 2003, 23:01
Replies: 256
Views: 4,206
Posted By Bunga
Re: Tories to re-introduce Death-penalty?

I know people who would argue very much with this. But compared to many (most?) other countries, it holds up.
Forum: General Discussions 13 Nov 2003, 20:13
Replies: 36
Views: 703
Posted By Bunga
Re: Conclusive proof that Europeans are stupid

They did the same in China, but you can still play footie there.
Forum: General Discussions 2 Nov 2003, 15:14
Replies: 22
Views: 1,467
Posted By Bunga
Re: Kazaa alternatives

Depends what hub he is on. Some hubs don't allow any porn at all, others kick if there is even a mention of such a thing in the name of the file. I see lots of people being kicked from the hub I'm...
Forum: General Discussions 1 Nov 2003, 13:32
Replies: 78
Views: 1,445
Posted By Bunga
Re: so where is the stability in iraq?

I know the US is not making a profit. I never said they were making a profit. Where did you read that?

Oh never mind. You made it up.

Back on track, and without the personal insults you are...
Forum: General Discussions 1 Nov 2003, 13:27
Replies: 22
Views: 1,467
Posted By Bunga
Re: Kazaa alternatives

Direct Connect, more specifically DC++.

You can usually find whatever you want with little fuss. Just make sure you are sharing at least 20gb for most hubs.

And don't share illegal files....
Forum: General Discussions 1 Nov 2003, 13:24
Replies: 24
Views: 797
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 30 Oct 2003, 00:48
Replies: 11
Views: 537
Posted By Bunga
Re: Freedom, Justice and Equality

Its very unfortunate and not neccesary at all. If they are guilty; fine, lock them up. After a fair trial. If they are innocent, release them. After a fair trial.

Some of these people may be...
Forum: General Discussions 30 Oct 2003, 00:34
Replies: 25
Views: 682
Posted By Bunga
Re: Oh the shame

Isn't that a good thing?
Forum: General Discussions 30 Oct 2003, 00:33
Replies: 78
Views: 1,445
Posted By Bunga
Re: so where is the stability in iraq?

When did you get deleted IB? How could I miss something like that?
Forum: General Discussions 28 Oct 2003, 16:31
Replies: 9
Views: 506
Posted By Bunga
Re: Kazaa Lite seems crap lately

Kazza is bad. Use DC++.
Forum: General Discussions 27 Oct 2003, 23:02
Replies: 6
Views: 766
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 27 Oct 2003, 22:52
Replies: 10
Views: 824
Posted By Bunga
Re: that time of year... fancy dress

First I thought of you as a woman. Now I think of you as furry hamster man.
Forum: General Discussions 27 Oct 2003, 22:51
Replies: 1
Views: 450
Posted By Bunga
Re: Close me.

Do the mods really take orders from you?
Forum: General Discussions 27 Oct 2003, 22:48
Replies: 13
Views: 895
Posted By Bunga
Re: Bloody Bizarre

Maybe they make both. I know its soya at least.
Forum: General Discussions 27 Oct 2003, 22:46
Replies: 10
Views: 1,162
Posted By Bunga
Re: retard newbie question #37

Because thats how paint saves pictures? Try Photoshop or Paintshop Pro or Corel.
Forum: General Discussions 27 Oct 2003, 22:22
Replies: 13
Views: 895
Posted By Bunga
Re: Bloody Bizarre

Kikkoman! Show me!
Forum: General Discussions 27 Oct 2003, 22:20
Replies: 6
Views: 766
Posted By Bunga
Re: Yesterday I was dreaming

Repressed anal fetish?
Forum: General Discussions 27 Oct 2003, 22:16
Replies: 13
Views: 895
Posted By Bunga
Re: Bloody Bizarre

MMmmmm... Soya sauce.
Forum: General Discussions 27 Oct 2003, 22:12
Replies: 10
Views: 824
Posted By Bunga
Re: that time of year... fancy dress

Florence Nightengale.

No seriously. I know you like to cross-dress.
Forum: General Discussions 27 Oct 2003, 22:06
Replies: 36
Views: 1,716
Posted By Bunga
Re: Tell me, please

I prefer the Eschaton to the Heat Death. Its more poetic. An infinity of nothingness strikes me as boring. With an eschaton there could be something "afterwards", at least.
Forum: General Discussions 27 Oct 2003, 21:10
Replies: 82
Views: 1,237
Posted By Bunga
Re: 100 Scariest Moments

On a lighter note, why was Star Wars and Roswell on the list at all?
Forum: General Discussions 27 Oct 2003, 20:56
Replies: 10
Views: 1,162
Posted By Bunga
Re: retard newbie question #37

Clipboard. I think. Open Paint and Ctrl-V. Or a good graphics program if you have one.
Forum: General Discussions 27 Oct 2003, 20:42
Replies: 78
Views: 1,445
Posted By Bunga
Re: so where is the stability in iraq?

A good first step to solving it would be bringing in 10000 policemen or allowing the soldiers already there to tackle "civilian" issues, such as theft, murder, rape. Then hold a real fake election...
Forum: General Discussions 26 Oct 2003, 00:32
Replies: 83
Views: 2,814
Posted By Bunga
Re: Roses are red

Really. How nice.
Forum: General Discussions 26 Oct 2003, 00:09
Replies: 83
Views: 2,814
Posted By Bunga
Re: Roses are red

There are 30^5 possible combinations. Thats 24300000 different combinations those five dice can have (since you don't know untill afterwards of order matters or not, I have to assume it does when I...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Oct 2003, 23:38
Replies: 83
Views: 2,814
Posted By Bunga
Re: Roses are red

Certainly it can be solved using statistical analysis, but it states clearly in the problem that only basic maths skills are required. It was reading that which tipped me off to the solution when I...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Oct 2003, 18:01
Replies: 83
Views: 2,814
Posted By Bunga
Re: Roses are red

http://www.edfac.usyd.edu.au/courses/postgrad/curric.studies/edpf5001/petals_around_the_rose.htm

http://grail.sourceforge.net/demo/patr/

http://pages.prodigy.net/sally4th/petals.htm

I have...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Oct 2003, 17:22
Replies: 83
Views: 2,814
Posted By Bunga
Re: Roses are red

You're supposed to give hints. I didn't though. Saying that I'm not going to tell you how long it took me is not what is known as a "hint" to most people.
Forum: General Discussions 25 Oct 2003, 17:15
Replies: 83
Views: 2,814
Posted By Bunga
Re: Roses are red

What are you talking about? If I wanted it solved for myself I would use IRC or something. Idiot. Yes, it took me a long time to solve it and yes I felt like an idiot for taking so long, but I solved...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Oct 2003, 12:52
Replies: 27
Views: 761
Posted By Bunga
Re: wat is up me bitches

Wasn't it Pavil who first said those undying words... "Torz is my goat"?
Forum: General Discussions 24 Oct 2003, 23:50
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

Have you read the debate we've been having here IncubusGod?
Forum: General Discussions 24 Oct 2003, 23:34
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

Yes we are... thats why we stay on GD rather than get a life.
Forum: General Discussions 24 Oct 2003, 23:18
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

In this topic with wu_trax, two or three pages back over a relatively minor matter. The other one was about the morality of WoMD I think... could have been nuclear power. Its only in heated topics I...
Forum: General Discussions 24 Oct 2003, 23:13
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

And since about only 10% (can't remember the exact statistic an I won't dig up the link) of the weight of the argument is what was said, with the rest being how it was said (especially body language)...
Forum: General Discussions 24 Oct 2003, 22:48
Replies: 27
Views: 761
Posted By Bunga
Re: wat is up me bitches

I remember Rick one-eleven. A bit of a d1ck, weren't you? Or was that someone else?
Forum: General Discussions 24 Oct 2003, 21:14
Replies: 13
Views: 653
Posted By Bunga
Re: Final Fantasy X-2

She is a bit quiet, you must admit. Yuna has more of a voice :P
Forum: General Discussions 24 Oct 2003, 19:04
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 24 Oct 2003, 18:59
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

I would take it up with God, but I can't find him.
Forum: General Discussions 24 Oct 2003, 18:55
Replies: 13
Views: 653
Posted By Bunga
Re: Final Fantasy X-2

Selphie I can understand, but Quistis? She's just ugly, and has an attitude to boot. Yuna, or possibly Rinoa. And I liked Yuffie. A bit young though...

Whats this about 44 days? It's not going to...
Forum: General Discussions 24 Oct 2003, 18:52
Replies: 8
Views: 737
Posted By Bunga
Re: Idea's for BA Geography Dissertation Title.

Saltation: Who Cares How It Works
Forum: General Discussions 24 Oct 2003, 18:50
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

[QUOTE=Proteus]There are two options:
1) A foetus is alive
2) A foetus is not alive
QUOTE]

How about:

1) A foetus is alive.

A foetus is alive. So are skin cells. The question is not...
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 23:55
Replies: 83
Views: 2,814
Posted By Bunga
Re: Roses are red

If you get it you're not allowed to tell anyone! You have to join the Order of the Petal arounf the Rose. And swear not to reveal the secret to anyone for any reason.

That particular clause is...
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 23:51
Replies: 83
Views: 2,814
Posted By Bunga
Re: Roses are red

This much I can tell you: The name of the game is relevant. Its not called "Hubcaps on cars" for a reason.

"Petals round the rose".
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 23:37
Replies: 83
Views: 2,814
Posted By Bunga
Roses are red

This may or may not be 'old'. I don't know. I have never seen it before today. If you have, consider 'old' as already having been said. Ok? Anyway, if you can solve this within 5 minutes chances are...
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 23:35
Replies: 8
Views: 616
Posted By Bunga
Re: Risk

If you have a 28 day limit, follow these simple steps to correct your problem:

1) Install the program.
2) Wait 27 days.
3) Uninstall the program. With CleanSweep or similar if neccesary.
4)...
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 23:31
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

There are no absolutes when dealing with morality and ethics. The only one which even comes close is Kant's I think... "Act so that the maxim of your action promotes universal good" is how I last saw...
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 23:25
Replies: 24
Views: 608
Posted By Bunga
Re: become a student in the usa

Would you bitch if you saw a huge asteroid heading for Earth with people living on it? I mean, surely they can plot whatever course they want, can't they? It's their asteroid.

Things do not happen...
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 21:35
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

Acropolis, are you serious?
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 19:31
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

Where do you get the statistic that "most abortionsist want genetically inferior to bo put to death"? I can tell you its a mistaken belief.
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 19:27
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

Possibly during the act itself, but I'm sure they started the act with the clear purpose of making a baby, though maybe not specifically an Uberhamster.
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 19:18
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

The day after she was raped the "baby" isn't more than a few hundred cells. At most. It is in no way a "baby". One biological defenition it does comply with, however, is "parasite".
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 19:14
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

No... I think you lost it. Just because the semiconductor will stop the water even though it "shouldn't" in no way means that the rubber will let the virus through even though it shouldn't.

Even...
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 19:09
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

I haven't namecalled, have I?
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 19:05
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

Which is why the rubber will stop the virus and the water.
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 19:01
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

The water will have partially dissociated like water does and charged the semiconductor ever so slightly which repelled the water.

Last I checked HIV viruses weren't even marginally polar.

And...
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 18:59
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

I don't get it. Are you arguing with yourself?
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 18:56
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

I did in fact pay attention. Water does tend to clump together. Usually in a ring in groups of 6, with a relative molecular mass of about 108. The simplest of viruses are about five or six hundred...
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 18:52
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

We have a saying in Sweden.

'There are only two things which smell like fish.'
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 18:48
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

Condoms are close to 100% effective. However, since they can slip for an inexperienced user, or tear when you take them out of the packaging incorrectly, they do not always work. Some also have...
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 18:40
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

Sorry, if you really want me to be pedantic I will edit that to "human womb". Forgot I was on GD for a second.
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 18:36
Replies: 29
Views: 631
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 18:35
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

A feutus won't doesn't have the natural tendency to become a human, unless it exists in some very very specific environment. In the case of a feutus, the envirnment is "in a HUMAN womb".

A sperm...
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 18:29
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

Oh and the Catholic Church also claims that condoms allow HIV viruses through the "tiny pores in the condoms", so I have very little faith in what the "Catholic Church" says and claims.
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 18:27
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

Give the man a cookie!!
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 18:24
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

If I had said hair though Acropolis, someone would agrue that the hair is already a person, in that its part of a living person.
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 18:19
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

A world too full of unwanted children, too full to support the "wanted" ones as well.
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 18:17
Replies: 29
Views: 631
Posted By Bunga
Re: Superhero's and radioactivity

Wasn't it a spider that was exposed to radiation which then bit Spiderman? So the spider should have the shits.
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 18:16
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

Not if you want a female.
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 18:13
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

Thats very simplistic. What if the condition is stable with the machine, yet no amount of operating will make the person well enough to go without the machine?
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 18:10
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

You mean half the DNA required if you reate the human being in the standard way. If you use anohter way, all the required DNA is already there.
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 18:08
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

A sperm also contains all the DNA required for a human being. It is also a potential human being.
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 18:04
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

So you never masturbate then? Or, if you are a woman, you never menstruate? Since each of those ova and sperm are also people who haven't been born yet. And they need their rights protected.
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 17:55
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

Proteus, the thing is that when you abort you don't "kill someone". You don't commit murder. Unless its a very, very late abortion. A feutus is not a baby. It can be a potential baby, but it is not a...
Forum: General Discussions 23 Oct 2003, 15:06
Replies: 15
Views: 569
Posted By Bunga
Re: Ahvenanmaa/Åland - minorities...

No my dad's unlce or something lived there, as his family emmigrated from Finland to Åland and then Sweden slowly over the past century or so, and when he died he left a huge plot of land to dad. Of...
Forum: Hardware and Tech Support 22 Oct 2003, 23:10
Replies: 15
Views: 2,128
Posted By Bunga
Re: wtf got some videocard fan problem

The strange thing is, I can't even complete it when I cheat! One of the cheats I found gives infinate credits. Great! I thought, now maybe I can get past this stupid level, but no.... it gave both...
Forum: General Discussions 22 Oct 2003, 23:04
Replies: 224
Views: 5,309
Posted By Bunga
Re: Abortions illegal in the USA?

Surely most countries that allow abortions set a "best before" date, after which abortions become illegal?
Forum: General Discussions 22 Oct 2003, 22:18
Replies: 123
Views: 2,943
Posted By Bunga
Re: Things that drive you batshit insane

It snowed today. About two decimeters in Alanäs in Jämtland.

What was the weather like in Cambridge did you say?
Forum: General Discussions 22 Oct 2003, 22:12
Replies: 123
Views: 2,943
Posted By Bunga
Re: Things that drive you batshit insane

Try Jämtland in Sweden. Or Lappland, for that matter.
Forum: General Discussions 22 Oct 2003, 21:57
Replies: 123
Views: 2,943
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 22 Oct 2003, 21:51
Replies: 123
Views: 2,943
Posted By Bunga
Re: Things that drive you batshit insane

...what? Like Milton Keynes?
Forum: Hardware and Tech Support 22 Oct 2003, 21:50
Replies: 15
Views: 2,128
Posted By Bunga
Re: wtf got some videocard fan problem

Do you like Homeworld 2? I can't get past Gehenna Outskirts... really annoying.
Forum: General Discussions 22 Oct 2003, 21:48
Replies: 123
Views: 2,943
Posted By Bunga
Re: Things that drive you batshit insane

What is up with everyone on the net dissing Stockton-on-tees lately?
Forum: General Discussions 22 Oct 2003, 21:27
Replies: 7
Views: 512
Posted By Bunga
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 22 Oct 2003, 21:21
Replies: 11
Views: 1,081
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 22 Oct 2003, 18:17
Replies: 15
Views: 569
Posted By Bunga
Re: Ahvenanmaa/Åland - minorities...

Yeah but it's not like its as cheap to take the ferry to Estonia as it is for a round trip of Kapellskär - Mariehamn - Small port on Finland - Mariehamn - Kapellskär. Plus I'm not going to Estonia,...
Forum: General Discussions 22 Oct 2003, 18:11
Replies: 51
Views: 1,463
Posted By Bunga
Re: Hello!

Why did you come back? Its even worse now than it used to be.
Forum: General Discussions 22 Oct 2003, 18:07
Replies: 9
Views: 659
Posted By Bunga
Re: Goodbye, I'm leaving

Didn't you leave once before? Sometime during round 6 I think it was...
Forum: General Discussions 22 Oct 2003, 17:59
Replies: 14
Views: 508
Posted By Bunga
Re: that clark-guy

Source for what, that Blair is a better politician?
Forum: General Discussions 21 Oct 2003, 23:35
Replies: 38
Views: 759
Posted By Bunga
Re: Someone help me with the long words

They scare me with their dis-information and general... I don't know what to call it.

Hey... lets "invade" the forum with clever people and offer a more moderate view of things. GD isn't as big as...
Forum: General Discussions 21 Oct 2003, 23:19
Replies: 15
Views: 569
Posted By Bunga
Re: Ahvenanmaa/Åland - minorities...

They are the only ferries in the entire EU area which can sell tax free alchohol. It is *SO* a natural resource.
Forum: General Discussions 21 Oct 2003, 22:57
Replies: 15
Views: 569
Posted By Bunga
Re: Ahvenanmaa/Åland - minorities...

To me the only reasonable "claim to independance" is a desire to be independant. That should be enough. If the Intependant Party of Åland (no way am I calling it Ahavemanna or whatever) wins any...
Forum: General Discussions 21 Oct 2003, 17:00
Replies: 216
Views: 3,371
Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

If some MP speaks out against some policy you have in England, it hardly undermines the Government. No one can truthfully say that they speak for "everyone" as some people will always disagree. Its...
Forum: General Discussions 21 Oct 2003, 16:33
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Posted By Bunga
Re: R = C x E

"(Effort + Time) / Cost "

Is closer to what he means, I think, and even then its wrong.
Forum: General Discussions 21 Oct 2003, 16:31
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

Correct me if I am wrong Proteus, but surely the British Foreign Minister doesn't speak for all of Britain? Surely you don't agree with everything he says. Does it make him look stupid just because...
Forum: General Discussions 21 Oct 2003, 15:31
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Views: 664
Posted By Bunga
Re: R = C x E

For me its closer to

Reward = What you make it.
Forum: General Discussions 20 Oct 2003, 21:54
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Views: 2,943
Posted By Bunga
Re: Things that drive you batshit insane

People who sneer at Unicef workers trying to recruit people.
Forum: General Discussions 20 Oct 2003, 21:38
Replies: 18
Views: 1,110
Posted By Bunga
Re: Women problems

:up: I haven't seen this before. Funny as hell.
Forum: General Discussions 20 Oct 2003, 19:59
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Views: 3,371
Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

So why does the CIA give a much higher number? Either they are just plain old incometent as usual, or someone is wrong.
Forum: General Discussions 20 Oct 2003, 19:48
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

GDP:
purchasing power parity - $10.4 trillion (2002 est.)

Debt - external:
$862 billion (1995 est.)

They don't list GNP at all, but ok I did exxagerate a bit.
Source: CIA...
Forum: General Discussions 20 Oct 2003, 19:34
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Views: 796
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 20 Oct 2003, 19:30
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

I attributed it to the fact that the US National Debt is somewhat larger than the entire Gross World Product.
Forum: General Discussions 20 Oct 2003, 19:12
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

Losing 10% of the value invested is a one-off occurance. The next year you get back 5%, or half of what you lost. Next year you have made up your loss again and after 5 years you are once again...
Forum: General Discussions 20 Oct 2003, 18:34
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Views: 3,371
Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

If the risk involved is 10%, then the average US bond will give 4.5%, the same as an EU bond. In this example at least, the choice isn't at all clear. But I'll assume that marginally greater than 10%...
Forum: General Discussions 20 Oct 2003, 09:34
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Views: 3,371
Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

Wu, did you forget that as the US dollar drops in value the trade defecit will automatically correct itself as imports to the US become more expensive and exports from the US less expensive from the...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 19:57
Replies: 123
Views: 2,943
Posted By Bunga
Re: Things that drive you batshit insane

Fottie supporters.

Anyone who likes watching sport more than playing it.

Anyone who watches "reality TV".

Incompetent network admins.

But the last one should go first.
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 17:18
Replies: 34
Views: 1,235
Posted By Bunga
Re: The Matrix Revolutions Pledge

I will hunt you down and kill you. No, I won't, but they aren't crap. They have time and again been voted the best book of the 20th century, among the best books of all time, and are among the 20...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 17:05
Replies: 34
Views: 1,235
Posted By Bunga
Re: The Matrix Revolutions Pledge

This thread is so far removed from trolling its on the other side of infinity.
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 16:58
Replies: 34
Views: 1,235
Posted By Bunga
Re: The Matrix Revolutions Pledge

Is "movie spoiling" really against board rules?
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 16:50
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Posted By Bunga
Re: Hey MrL...

I always thought of Mirai as female for some reason.
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 16:46
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Views: 3,371
Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

I've been convinced on the net once before, and convinced one other person. Can't you change your mind, and say that we were disagreeing and that I did convince you, so I can bring my count up to 2?
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 16:36
Replies: 216
Views: 3,371
Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

Can I take the fact that you just agreed with me to mean I actually convinced someone over the internet? w00t! Thats two people in my life!
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 16:35
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Views: 700
Posted By Bunga
Re: I found......

One which would be laughed at if any country tried it today.
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 16:33
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Views: 700
Posted By Bunga
Re: I found......

Yup. Hardly a "popular vote" like we mean today.
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 16:30
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Posted By Bunga
Re: I found......

Yes but about 80% of the polulation had no vote.
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 16:29
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

True. What I said was a lot more true before the ECB reacged where it is today. The EU has begun to challenge USA economically already, but then it could be said that in the countries close to the...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 16:23
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Views: 3,371
Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

Its a neccesary requirement for being a country, but its certainly not sufficient, you are right there. So if Liverpool were institute its own currency it would become a new country, but if Bulgaria...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 16:21
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Views: 700
Posted By Bunga
Re: I found......

Not much, but many would argue that the Ancient Greeks really had a republic and not a "true" democracy. Of course, no one really lives in a "true" democracy anyway.
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 16:17
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

And an EU "superstate" is a country too, and if Liverpool gets their own currency and sets their own interest rates, its a country too.
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 16:16
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Views: 700
Posted By Bunga
Re: I found......

Surely the Ancient Greeks had the oldest "democracy" in the world. Of course, only "citizens" could vote in the senate, and the requirments for citizenship were very strict...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 16:14
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

Ok... that was supposed to be a new post, not an edit, but nevermind.
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 16:12
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

I'm not you know. Why shouldn't Liverpool set their own interest rates to benefit them? After all, why is the bloc know as "Britain" different from the bloc known as "Liverpool", economically...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 16:12
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Posted By Bunga
Re: box dead

What has he done? I've seen two threads about him in the past two days, and still don't get it.
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 16:10
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

Maybe Liverpool should have their own currency then, and set the interest rates for the benefit of Liverpool, rather than the whole of Britain.
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 16:02
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

Ah I see the problem here... You don't want 25 unelected officials in Frankfurt who cannot be removed therough democratic means setting your interest rates, you want however many unelected men you...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 15:59
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

Its not just that they follow the lead of the US Federal Reserve, but any economic bloc (ie country) has to have similar rates of inflation to their trading partners or lose out in the balance of...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 15:31
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Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 15:30
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

No country other than the US can freely set their own interest rates anyway.
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 15:18
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

Then why aren't you in the conomic union?
Oh and the EU has done nothing bad to the French or German economies. The troubles in Germany is largely caused by the reunion of East and West, compounded...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 15:03
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

So what you are saying is that you want the EU to be a purely economic union, right? But at the same time, your country doesn't want to be part of the economic union? What do you want to be a part of...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 14:57
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Views: 700
Posted By Bunga
Re: I found......

Interesting that they mention Machiavelli in the same sentence as Castro, Marx and Stalin.
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 14:32
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Posted By Bunga
Re: Regarding Blair's support of the EU Defence policy...

I don't get that as an image since I hear it in the background at this very moment. He's really cute when happy but I really really hate him when he's like this.
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 14:30
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

It is easily available common knowledge that EU was founded with the express purpose of stopping something like WWII from ever happening again. If a single Union controlled all the coal and steel in...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 14:06
Replies: 216
Views: 3,371
Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

Yes, its the point of the UN. You are correct. Its also the point of the EU, it is why the Coal and Steel Union or whatever it was called was formed in the first place.

So again I must ask, your...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 13:57
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

Your point being...?
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 13:41
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Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2003, 13:37
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

I think it is. We can found a state on the principle of "War is bad; avoid it at all costs until there is absolutely no other choice". If that is our common, guiding principle the rest is just...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Oct 2003, 23:03
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Views: 731
Posted By Bunga
Re: An xp question

I wonder if anyone has a legit FCKGW serial. I used to know the entire thing by heart...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Oct 2003, 23:00
Replies: 216
Views: 3,371
Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

Since when was english, french and spanish the same language?

If two areas have different political opinions (as far as an area can have an opinion) they are by defenition dissimilar.

Europe...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Oct 2003, 22:20
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

Proteus: the USA was not that unified when it was newly created. The different staes had very different ideas about what was good and what was right. The point is, if we ever become a single...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Oct 2003, 21:08
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Views: 1,116
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 18 Oct 2003, 21:02
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Views: 1,116
Posted By Bunga
Forum: General Discussions 18 Oct 2003, 20:55
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Posted By Bunga
Re: 'I said Concorde would be an expensive mistake. I was right'

*Gasp* There are such things as White Elephant projects?
Forum: General Discussions 18 Oct 2003, 20:26
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Views: 731
Posted By Bunga
Re: An xp question

Well I wouldn't have bought a legit copy, ever, for any reason! So they aren't losing any money from me.
Forum: General Discussions 18 Oct 2003, 20:20
Replies: 27
Views: 731
Posted By Bunga
Re: An xp question

Call me odd, but I have never understood how copyright infringement is theft. I can understand how its copyright infringement, but not how it is theft. After all, if I'm not depriving anyone of...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Oct 2003, 20:16
Replies: 6
Views: 718
Posted By Bunga
Re: This Man is Grade A Cnut

If Doctor Phil knew what he was doing he would diagnose himself as suffering from accute attention-seeking disorder.
Forum: General Discussions 18 Oct 2003, 20:10
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Views: 731
Posted By Bunga
Re: An xp question

Fairly sure that HCl means hydrochloric acid, hcl means nothing in particular chemical.
Forum: General Discussions 18 Oct 2003, 18:46
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The Matrix Revolutions Pledge

Everytime I hear/read the words "I haven't read the books" when people are discussing LoTR, my fingers itch. I want to hit something.
Forum: General Discussions 18 Oct 2003, 00:04
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

People have been saying "We only have 50 years left" for the past 50 years. But this time I actually think they are right. Especially since China is gonna start wanting some of it soon. I think if we...
Forum: General Discussions 17 Oct 2003, 23:54
Replies: 47
Views: 1,094
Posted By Bunga
Re: Your Funeral Arrangements

Maybe I could steal one of the phasers they use in filming Star Trek and vaporise you.
Forum: General Discussions 17 Oct 2003, 23:44
Replies: 216
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

Didn't you know? Chriac is Schröder's alter-ego. They are really the same person.

...I get ten pages of hits in google.

Kustjägare
Forum: General Discussions 17 Oct 2003, 23:43
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Posted By Bunga
Re: Your Funeral Arrangements

So you want ot be cremated I take it?
Forum: General Discussions 17 Oct 2003, 23:42
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

The Swedish Kustjägare are better.
Forum: General Discussions 17 Oct 2003, 23:26
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

Italy don't count cause they have Berlusconi and his successor would never agree with him on anything. I forgot about Spain, I admit. And the entire Benelux area doesn't count because they don't have...
Forum: General Discussions 17 Oct 2003, 23:20
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Posted By Bunga
Re: Bloody planes...

Call the airport and lodge a complaint. Call your lawyer. Call your mum and get her to complain.

EDIT: failing that, call your mum's lawyer or your lawyer's mum.
Forum: General Discussions 17 Oct 2003, 23:16
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Posted By Bunga
Re: The EU wants its own military.

Because only Britain, France and Germany want it in the first place?
Forum: General Discussions 17 Oct 2003, 21:24
Replies: 42
Views: 1,008
Posted By Bunga
Re: What I admire in terrorism:

Thats not true. There might very well be a non-spirtual or non-religious method of having an afterlife. One's brainwave pattern might be encoded in some kind of "ether" for lack of a better word and...
Forum: General Discussions 17 Oct 2003, 21:03
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Views: 758
Posted By Bunga
Re: Miserable flatmates

Drug him, tie him up and bring him along. That forcible enough?
Forum: General Discussions 17 Oct 2003, 20:47
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Views: 1,008
Posted By Bunga
Re: What I admire in terrorism:

What I assume he meant was that while soldiers are mentally aware that yes, they are in a war and could die at any moment, they don't think it will actually happen to them. Think if yourself when you...
Forum: General Discussions 17 Oct 2003, 20:36
Replies: 47
Views: 1,094
Posted By Bunga
Re: Your Funeral Arrangements

I'd like to donate everything to science that science will accept and cremate the rest. Then scatter the ashes in Stockholms Skärgård.
Forum: General Discussions 17 Oct 2003, 19:10
Replies: 11
Views: 551
Posted By Bunga
Re: The Japanese (and why not Chinese, African, etc)

Well I can't tell if a person in front of me is British or German until he speaks either.
Forum: General Discussions 17 Oct 2003, 19:00
Replies: 31
Views: 1,692
Posted By Bunga
Re: planetarion images on google

The Beginning rocked. The Conc were just annoying.
Forum: General Discussions 16 Oct 2003, 23:17
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Views: 1,166
Posted By Bunga
Re: what the hell is wrong with that bush-guy?

Isn't that what Julius Ceasar thought as well? Maybe no the Oil and Religion to a lesser extent, but Political Gain, Wealth and Power?
Forum: General Discussions 16 Oct 2003, 23:15
Replies: 33
Views: 1,267
Posted By Bunga
Re: Chemistry question

True. Most of my lecturers gave credit for any correct solution, but there were a couple.... gah! Lennart was a p***k.
Forum: General Discussions 16 Oct 2003, 23:09
Replies: 33
Views: 1,267
Posted By Bunga
Re: Chemistry question

Is this High School or Uni we're talking about? All through High School at least, I was awarded full marks for any correct answer with supporting proof in all subjects except History (well I didn't...
Forum: General Discussions 16 Oct 2003, 23:05
Replies: 96
Views: 2,672
Posted By Bunga
Re: Eat your own Shit, US !

I distrust anything which has been cleared by the FDA by principle.
Forum: General Discussions 16 Oct 2003, 23:03
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Views: 1,267
Posted By Bunga
Re: Chemistry question

You would never, ever, ever get a question asking you to "write all you know about covalent bonds". Thats the exact phrase my high school Chemistry teacher used when she told us what not to ever,...
Forum: General Discussions 16 Oct 2003, 23:01
Replies: 96
Views: 2,672
Posted By Bunga
Re: Eat your own Shit, US !

I'm all for the work continuing, but I don't want the food sold before we are sure what its effects will be.
Forum: General Discussions 16 Oct 2003, 22:58
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Views: 2,672
Posted By Bunga
Re: Eat your own Shit, US !

I know thats usually a bad idea (like arguing with Jenny about physics sometimes... don't want to do that again) but in this case its true. We don't know that much about DNA or what makes it tick, so...
Forum: General Discussions 16 Oct 2003, 22:56
Replies: 33
Views: 1,267
Posted By Bunga
Re: Chemistry question

If an answer is technially correct, you get full marks. Sometimes you need more detail for it to be technically correct, but you still get the marks if you play it right.
Forum: General Discussions 16 Oct 2003, 22:54
Replies: 96
Views: 2,672
Posted By Bunga
Re: Eat your own Shit, US !

Yes. A decade. Whoho...! Not. We still don't understand how DNA works, really. We don't have any idea what most of it does, the "junk DNA". You may have heard of it.

We don't even know why its the...
Forum: General Discussions 16 Oct 2003, 22:51
Replies: 33
Views: 1,267
Posted By Bunga
Re: Chemistry question

I didn't mean viable as in we being physically capable of extracting the energy. I meant viable in the hypothetical question. After all, we don't have that drum, do we? Its just hypothetical. We...
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