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Forum: General Discussions 23 Sep 2018, 04:38
Replies: 108
Views: 41,946
Posted By Mushroom
Re: so... where'd everyone go?

I remember when this was all just fields... (http://mushroom.nosox.org/fields.html)
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 25 Dec 2008, 13:04
Replies: 9
Views: 1,866
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Merry Christmas!

Experience a satisfactory non-denominational winter gift festival, citizens.
Forum: General Discussions 26 Sep 2007, 20:27
Replies: 2
Views: 848
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The Amen Break.

It's like the musical world's equivalent of the Wilhelm scream :p
Forum: General Discussions 17 Sep 2007, 20:34
Replies: 1
Views: 872
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 3 Sep 2007, 01:45
Replies: 15
Views: 1,162
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Unreliable NetGamers

We would ordinarily do this, but that time it was a period of 'unscheduled maintenance', shall we say :p
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 2 Sep 2007, 22:32
Replies: 15
Views: 1,162
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Unreliable NetGamers

This is correct.

This is also correct, but additionally it was precisely because we'd been having problems with P's hosting that this maintenance was performed.

We are, as Kal said, presently...
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 30 Aug 2007, 22:27
Replies: 50
Views: 7,449
Posted By Mushroom
Re: OMG! The baby is still going??!!!

Zeus!

We were only reminiscing about you on IRC the other week too - nice to see you're still about :)
Forum: General Discussions 5 Aug 2007, 13:24
Replies: 1
Views: 520
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The Conservatives only benefited because Bane was mentally ill

Kostic comments like that won't get him anywhere... :p
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 19 Jul 2007, 00:31
Replies: 99
Views: 7,137
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Assassin

Holy crap :(

Sucks that this happened, really glad that you're going to be okay though.

Get well soon dude, we're all rooting for you!
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 27 Jun 2007, 22:02
Replies: 56
Views: 3,090
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Multihunters on hunt for new hobbies?

I know I'm old and decrepit and irrelevant nowadays, but I'm sure that it was pretty much agreed back in my day that such banners wouldn't be allowed because, ultimately, it was far easier to get...
Forum: General Discussions 5 Feb 2007, 13:52
Replies: 29
Views: 1,219
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Sony Ericsson K800i

I'm rather fond of my K800i, I guess it just depends what you want it for.
If you never use the camera on your phone it's probably not the phone for you.

I got one last year to replace my aging...
Forum: General Discussions 29 Nov 2006, 21:47
Replies: 25
Views: 2,159
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Alexander Litvinenko

Gary Kasparov had better watch out :(
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 27 Nov 2006, 03:59
Replies: 17
Views: 1,172
Posted By Mushroom
Re: So long, and thanks for all the fish

Haha, I thought I might get this response.

It's true that I did announce that I was resigning as channels manager at the end of 2003, but I was persuaded to stay on as the channels deputy and...
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 26 Nov 2006, 03:04
Replies: 17
Views: 1,172
Posted By Mushroom
So long, and thanks for all the fish

Hi all,

Within the last few days I have formally given notice of my resignation to Jolt and PAteam.
I've had a good innings with PA - I worked out that I'd been in PAteam for 1777 days up until...
Forum: General Discussions 5 Sep 2006, 16:23
Replies: 69
Views: 2,390
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Things that will never be funny even in jest

Well yes, some of the older ones could be.
I suppose what I mean is that it will never be funny when it tries to be in jest - like the newer ones that particularly strained to be with shitty...
Forum: General Discussions 5 Sep 2006, 14:00
Replies: 69
Views: 2,390
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Things that will never be funny even in jest

I have to agree with that.

I watched a couple of National Lampoon films thinking they'd be as funny as Animal House was.

I was sorely disappointed :(


Also: Doctor Who - so stop ****ing...
Forum: General Discussions 10 Aug 2006, 21:50
Replies: 23
Views: 656
Posted By Mushroom
Re: How convenient

Far from it. (http://observer.guardian.co.uk/uk_news/story/0,,1838315,00.html)
Forum: General Discussions 10 Aug 2006, 03:04
Replies: 53
Views: 3,701
Posted By Mushroom
Re: I am UNIQUE!

Only 1 of me.

40 people with my last name, 97 people with my first name.

Apparently there are 155 people called James James. Poor bastards.
Forum: General Discussions 22 May 2006, 03:33
Replies: 77
Views: 1,394
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 8 May 2006, 22:36
Replies: 35
Views: 1,673
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Some old PA-Relics I came across

Those are great Spinner, a trip down memory lane :p

I've gotten many reminiscent hours from browsing the web archive for various PA sites, in particular the archive for metal.planetarion.com...
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 8 May 2006, 03:03
Replies: 0
Views: 312
Posted By Mushroom
08-05-2006 - Netgamers Explanation

This morning the entire NetGamers IRC network was accidentally g-lined, or globally banned, for an hour from 00:06 to 01:06 BST.

I can now explain what led to this;

A mistake was made in a...
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 8 May 2006, 01:04
Replies: 103
Views: 3,304
Posted By Mushroom
Re: G-lined ([0] Spaming ** Banned until Mon May 8 00:06:17 2006)

Come off it NB3, I don't think I've seen one single example of a thread being closed on the netgamers forums because it contained a complaint about us.
You're speaking as a person who has had easy...
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 8 May 2006, 00:47
Replies: 103
Views: 3,304
Posted By Mushroom
Re: G-lined ([0] Spaming ** Banned until Mon May 8 00:06:17 2006)

Okay, there's no need for that. This present 'crisis' isn't in any way representative of the network staff as a whole, and it's as frustrating for most of us as it is for the users. However, on...
Forum: General Discussions 1 May 2006, 08:48
Replies: 34
Views: 1,201
Posted By Mushroom
Re: What games are you waiting for?

Spore.

Spore Spore Spore Spore Spore Spore Spore.

Spore!
Forum: General Discussions 28 Apr 2006, 06:06
Replies: 55
Views: 1,228
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Can anyone help me finding Zeus?

Er... wasn't he married?
Forum: General Discussions 26 Apr 2006, 16:04
Replies: 55
Views: 1,228
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Can anyone help me finding Zeus?

I have a mobile number for him, but since it's one he gave me when he was last around in PA terms you've probably already tried it with no success.

Other than that I can't think of anything except...
Forum: General Discussions 23 Apr 2006, 16:02
Replies: 17
Views: 591
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Definition of guts

It's a faaaaaaake!
Forum: General Discussions 21 Mar 2006, 21:37
Replies: 14
Views: 993
Posted By Mushroom
Re: BBC climate change

I find it vaguely amusing that they're attempting to study the effects of climate change by encouraging lots of people to leave their computers on processing large amounts of data and doubtless using...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Mar 2006, 11:46
Replies: 21
Views: 854
Posted By Mushroom
Exclamation A byte walks into a bar

and the barman asks "what's wrong with you?"

"parity error", says the byte, with a sigh.


"aah" says the barman.

"I thought you looked a bit off."
Forum: General Discussions 20 Feb 2006, 09:41
Replies: 17
Views: 722
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: General Discussions 19 Feb 2006, 13:44
Replies: 31
Views: 519
Posted By Mushroom
Re: C&C Generals question

This.
RA2 was their peak, I think, before EA absorbed them fully.
Forum: General Discussions 17 Feb 2006, 09:32
Replies: 20
Views: 563
Posted By Mushroom
Re: US tells UN to **** off. World not surprised.

Some of the accounts that have come out of Guantanamo are appalling.

Apparently some of them have been forced to get on their knees and plead for mercy from their guards and interrogators.

I...
Forum: General Discussions 26 Jan 2006, 01:44
Replies: 65
Views: 1,614
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Best Strategy Games?

Thank god someone finally mentioned it.
For absolute longevity, in addition to some of the ones above, I'd say Ascendancy.
I've been playing it since it came out in 1996, and it's STILL playable.
Forum: General Discussions 21 Jan 2006, 20:45
Replies: 35
Views: 1,280
Posted By Mushroom
Mark Oaten steps down after affair with rent boy

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/4635916.stm


Rofflepolitics :D

Things can't really get much worse for the Lib Dems at the moment can they? ;)
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 13 Jan 2006, 16:23
Replies: 39
Views: 1,660
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Retirement

Blimey, I didn't see this coming.

I know we've not always seen eye to eye especially regarding PA matters, but it's still been good to work with you and it's always a shame when it has to end like...
Forum: General Discussions 31 Dec 2005, 04:41
Replies: 8
Views: 638
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Minesweeper 3D

Nice, I was looking for a game to play
Just completed it :p
Forum: General Discussions 30 Dec 2005, 16:47
Replies: 13
Views: 653
Posted By Mushroom
Re: I'm gonna ****ing sue

Consider yourself lucky
If you'd have tumbled over a barrier in London, four burly policemen would have sat on you and shot you in the head :p
Forum: General Discussions 29 Dec 2005, 03:06
Replies: 32
Views: 1,250
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Top three items not to be used inside a school with children inside

That was the theatre siege, and it was officially an "undisclosed gas", since they refused to tell hospital staff treating the 'survivors' what exactly it was, so they were unable to properly treat...
Forum: General Discussions 26 Dec 2005, 03:25
Replies: 93
Views: 1,885
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Interesting and bizarre superstitions and oddball habits

In a kind of reversal of T&F's, I have a habit of going over conversations I've just had, to try and think if there's anything I could have said better, or whatever...

...as if there's some way of...
Forum: General Discussions 16 Dec 2005, 01:35
Replies: 7
Views: 556
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: General Discussions 16 Dec 2005, 00:45
Replies: 7
Views: 556
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Very Pretty Adventure Game - Samorost 2

ooh ooh they made a sequel
well that's my night down the pan
Forum: General Discussions 15 Dec 2005, 22:06
Replies: 77
Views: 1,964
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The Avatar Christmas Hat thread

christmas marmot (http://mushroom.nosox.org/xmasmarmot.gif) <-- for Kura
Forum: General Discussions 13 Dec 2005, 17:49
Replies: 12
Views: 556
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Murdoch guilty.

*raises hand*

I wonder if they'll ever find the body. Still, he's got the rest of his life to think about telling them where he put it.
Forum: General Discussions 13 Dec 2005, 09:01
Replies: 77
Views: 1,964
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The Avatar Christmas Hat thread

I think I can manage this...
Forum: General Discussions 10 Dec 2005, 04:17
Replies: 14
Views: 465
Posted By Mushroom
Re: What? I have absolutely no id... no! who said that? does this normally happen?

He was the ideal choice :p


Don't forget - in this new Tory shadow cabinet, everyone can have a past that can remain private and personal and it shouldn't reflect on their political life at all,...
Forum: General Discussions 9 Dec 2005, 13:31
Replies: 16
Views: 756
Posted By Mushroom
People offering lyrics online without permission should be jailed industry boss says.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/4508158.stm


:rolleyes:

Next they'll be wanting people caught whistling tunes without permisson to be summarily shot...
I'm sure the Met will be happy...
Forum: General Discussions 9 Dec 2005, 08:21
Replies: 10
Views: 406
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Dennis the Menace

You're both kind of right.
I'm sure Hansard would have recorded the incident as

[Interruption.]

or something similarly interesting.

That said, I think someone reading for a degree in...
Forum: General Discussions 8 Dec 2005, 17:21
Replies: 50
Views: 1,585
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Who Will Die First? - Second Round

I still think Gerald Ford will die before Thatcher and Yeltsin

Thatcher's got a load of doctors who keep watch over her, and Yeltsin's drunk so much he's practically pickled himself.

I say Ford.
Forum: General Discussions 7 Dec 2005, 14:30
Replies: 86
Views: 2,513
Posted By Mushroom
Re: because we didn't have a favourite movie-thread in a while

I'm just a casual watcher of films, and actually in film terms I've lived a distinctly sheltered life - I've never seen The Godfather, for example. Or Blade Runner. I intend to, I've just never had...
Forum: General Discussions 3 Dec 2005, 04:26
Replies: 20
Views: 731
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The night of the annoying spammer!!!

Steps have been taken to put Shai and indeed Ghosteh back in their respective holes for the moment.
Forum: General Discussions 28 Nov 2005, 02:51
Replies: 9
Views: 578
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Naked Wrestling

Damn right!
It's taken me years to get that title :p
Forum: General Discussions 27 Nov 2005, 21:25
Replies: 9
Views: 578
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Naked Wrestling

You mean it hasn't already?!

They seem to be giving it a bloody good go, the amount of photos and footage that gets 'leaked'...
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 26 Nov 2005, 09:44
Replies: 4
Views: 516
Posted By Mushroom
Re: the first annual war song contest

You clearly need more amps, because that didn't scan very well.
Forum: General Discussions 24 Nov 2005, 21:49
Replies: 40
Views: 1,253
Posted By Mushroom
Re: I honestly don't *believe* this.

:bunny: :bunny: :bunny:
Forum: General Discussions 21 Nov 2005, 22:08
Replies: 20
Views: 1,123
Posted By Mushroom
Re: So, I Started Making A Website...

While I find the morality of pandering to the vanity of the myspace masses (as opposed to exterminating them all) somewhat lacking, I can't help but admit it's disturbingly well made.

Congrats RR,...
Forum: General Discussions 21 Nov 2005, 06:25
Replies: 56
Views: 2,438
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Back To Hell

Noughts and Crosses.

But only if I could go first...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Nov 2005, 17:45
Replies: 75
Views: 5,176
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Your Life Update Thread

It kind of is, as I use it as a substitute for being arsed to get a job.
Forum: General Discussions 19 Nov 2005, 04:03
Replies: 75
Views: 5,176
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Your Life Update Thread

Employment

Getting used to this lazy student thing now. Work increasing towards christmas exams, but still first year so no fantastically huge amounts of work to do.


Money

Since I don't...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Nov 2005, 01:03
Replies: 10
Views: 1,052
Posted By Mushroom
Re: A question to Yahwe

Aah, cheers :)
Forum: General Discussions 19 Nov 2005, 01:01
Replies: 44
Views: 1,394
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Passwords, how do you manage?

I started off with 1 for everything
That got a bit dangerous, so I had a set of 3 for a couple of years are so
That's now gone up to a set of about 6, with a few individual ones for security (my...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Nov 2005, 00:51
Replies: 10
Views: 1,052
Posted By Mushroom
Re: A question to Yahwe

While it would have been interesting to hear what constitutes contempt of court and thus why that doesn't fit into it, you did indeed answer the question so I won't badger you any further.
...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2005, 23:45
Replies: 10
Views: 1,052
Posted By Mushroom
Re: A question to Yahwe

Ok :bunny:
Is that sort of thing common practice then?
Forum: General Discussions 18 Nov 2005, 03:56
Replies: 10
Views: 1,052
Posted By Mushroom
A question to Yahwe

A while ago, during some high profile double murder trial (unfortunately I can't remember exactly which one), the BBC accidentally posted what I presumed to be their editing notes on the webpage with...
Forum: General Discussions 16 Nov 2005, 02:30
Replies: 24
Views: 723
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Because you cant copy this much into an irc channel easily

WHAT WOULD YOU DO IF:


I committed suicide: Ponder upon it in a sombre fashion.

I said I liked you: Be mightily surprised.

I kissed you: Pinch myself and wake up from a rather scary...
Forum: General Discussions 16 Nov 2005, 02:11
Replies: 44
Views: 834
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Chemical Weapons. Iraq.

I think it is, because the fact that the US is denying there's anything wrong with it means that they're perfectly happy to roast potential civilian targets (as most targets in guerrilla warfare will...
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 10 Nov 2005, 22:54
Replies: 87
Views: 2,483
Posted By Mushroom
Re: PA is going down the PAN*

I'm getting a train to St. PANcras before my window PANes shatter with all this nonsense!
Forum: General Discussions 26 Oct 2005, 14:41
Replies: 42
Views: 998
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Clearly, Basically, Literally

While I agree that "literally" is overused (I believe the Private Eye publication 'Colemanballs' now has a section on misuses of the word "literally"), I'm not sure about the other two. I would...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2005, 19:44
Replies: 28
Views: 720
Posted By Mushroom
Re: gmail chaning to googlemail.

I use my gmail account for just about everything real life.
It'd **** me up good and proper if they changed it :|
Forum: General Discussions 12 Oct 2005, 05:51
Replies: 36
Views: 1,006
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The decline and fall of the British nation

Am I the only one who finds that sentence a little bit strange?

He has to protect innocent people, but he has to protect innocent people, irrespective of whether it's at the expense of innocent...
Forum: General Discussions 11 Oct 2005, 07:18
Replies: 55
Views: 1,008
Posted By Mushroom
Re: [football] PL#08 - last of the world cup qualifiers (sat 08-wed 12)

Can I just say that I'm really looking forward to the Serbia/Bosnia game, because I think the Bosnian team will know that if they win they probably won't get out of Belgrade alive :D

(Not that I'd...
Forum: General Discussions 11 Oct 2005, 04:05
Replies: 75
Views: 1,814
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Get paid to improve America

Chomsky for President*




* not that he'd actually want to be the president, but hopefully he'd shaft the system with the rough end of a ragman's trumpet if he were there :p
Forum: General Discussions 9 Oct 2005, 23:45
Replies: 43
Views: 1,378
Posted By Mushroom
Re: GD Frapper

It refuses to acknowledge that Hull exists.

I don't blame it.

-edit- Ahh, it was being pedantic and wanting me to put Kingston :rolleyes:
Forum: Hardware and Tech Support 7 Oct 2005, 05:25
Replies: 22
Views: 3,707
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Simple Thread

All forms of direct connection are blocked at my uni too - blocking games and p2p and such seems to be a standard for JAnet.

Allegedly IRC should work but the ****ers seem to block it, leaving me...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Oct 2005, 05:55
Replies: 9
Views: 830
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The Great Wall of China

There are varying reports as to whether it is a myth or not, but in answer to your question, I would imagine it is because it isn't the width that you see from space, it's the length. It would be...
Forum: General Discussions 5 Oct 2005, 17:16
Replies: 46
Hey
Views: 1,874
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Hey

Lo Ashknight, nice to see you still exist!

And damn, even I've forgotten the context of that quote in your sig :(
Forum: General Discussions 5 Oct 2005, 17:04
Replies: 29
Views: 803
Posted By Mushroom
Re: anyone own a rat?

Rats are great.
They get attached to their owner and to hell with everyone else. You really can't get a rat that isn't yours to do anything it doesn't want to.
That said, they're kind of cute. ...
Forum: General Discussions 2 Oct 2005, 01:40
Replies: 45
Views: 1,114
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Dirty Secrets

And there I was going to make a Brighton joke...
Forum: General Discussions 2 Oct 2005, 01:38
Replies: 31
Views: 1,084
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The cognitive consequences of listening to Drum N Bass

I've been listening to Pendulum and Exile recently.
Exile's a bit more ****ed up, so it generally depends what mood I'm in.
I listen to a lot of John B too, his stuff is a bit lighter and edges...
Forum: General Discussions 2 Oct 2005, 01:30
Replies: 45
Views: 1,114
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Dirty Secrets

kay, what time?
I shall wear my tacky mushroom t-shirt so you can point and laugh.

Yahwe minussed me :(
Forum: General Discussions 2 Oct 2005, 01:20
Replies: 45
Views: 1,114
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Dirty Secrets

how many beans make five?
Forum: General Discussions 29 Sep 2005, 23:00
Replies: 11
Views: 516
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Thinking about a new avatar

Shame I don't have my swf decompiler with me at uni...

Speaking of which, can I appear at your door and moles I mean meet you sometime?
I'm not particularly interesting (i don't have a stoat...
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 28 Sep 2005, 23:14
Replies: 14
Views: 1,584
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Mourning our Fallen - IPC

He committed suicide apparently.
I knew he suffered quite badly from depression at times and had problems with family and such, but I never really thought it would drive him to such lengths...
It...
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 28 Sep 2005, 18:21
Replies: 14
Views: 1,584
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Mourning our Fallen - IPC

I was greatly saddened to hear of Kal-Phobia's death.

I got to know him really quite well back in my old IPC days, we would often chat and joke with each other.
He was one of the quintessential...
Forum: General Discussions 27 Sep 2005, 23:17
Replies: 6
Views: 644
Posted By Mushroom
Re: How do I go about getting court transcripts?

I used to know of the website where things like this were kept, but I can't for the life in me remember what it is.

If yahwe doesn't get there first, I'll post it here when I remember/find it.
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 27 Sep 2005, 21:14
Replies: 112
Views: 7,240
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: General Discussions 21 Sep 2005, 01:34
Replies: 43
Views: 1,195
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Talk like a pirate day

No, but I won't tell you which room I'm in here because GD types might start sending me letterbombs and such :p

If you clear some space in your PM inbox I'll tell you!
Forum: General Discussions 20 Sep 2005, 23:30
Replies: 43
Views: 1,195
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: General Discussions 20 Sep 2005, 22:18
Replies: 43
Views: 1,195
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Talk like a pirate day

I'm in block B.
Forum: General Discussions 20 Sep 2005, 14:25
Replies: 34
Views: 1,268
Posted By Mushroom
Re: We seem to have only 9 years left :(

This sounds far too disturbingly like a plot from The Original Series of Star Trek.

Thus we will be saved at the last minute by the starship Enterprise.

Problem solved.
Forum: General Discussions 20 Sep 2005, 04:13
Replies: 43
Views: 1,195
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Talk like a pirate day

You're in lambert too?!
Which block?

Small world and all that :/
Forum: General Discussions 20 Sep 2005, 04:11
Replies: 61
Views: 1,676
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Micheal's babie

Congrats RR. I hope everything is OK with you, your kid and your mrs.
Forum: General Discussions 20 Sep 2005, 00:55
Replies: 46
Hey
Views: 1,874
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Hey

It's a system whereby posters have the ability to prove their worth to society by amassing green blobs.

Or something like that anyway.
Forum: General Discussions 20 Sep 2005, 00:43
Replies: 46
Hey
Views: 1,874
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Hey

That name rings a bell...


But then again, so does Quasimodo.
Forum: General Discussions 19 Sep 2005, 20:59
Replies: 43
Views: 1,195
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Talk like a pirate day

I'm in the lawns.
The infected one.

*snuffles and opens a new packet of throat sweets*
Forum: General Discussions 19 Sep 2005, 20:04
Replies: 43
Views: 1,195
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Talk like a pirate day

I'd completely forgotten about that.
I got it working and tried a while ago - for some reason it couldn't extract the bit you wanted because of the way it was made.
Sorry about that old chap.

Er...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Sep 2005, 19:50
Replies: 43
Views: 1,195
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: General Discussions 31 Aug 2005, 02:03
Replies: 13
Views: 561
Posted By Mushroom
Re: No proper story this time

This.

But yes, ouch.
It sounds like one of those situations that you don't even need to know the end of, the fact that it happened is bad enough.
Forum: General Discussions 29 Aug 2005, 14:52
Replies: 6
Views: 583
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Superman spotted in Siberia! (and other places...)

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/4192448.stm
Forum: General Discussions 22 Aug 2005, 16:52
Replies: 51
Views: 2,481
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Shared uni rooms - good or bad?

They said if there was any pressing reason why I couldn't share a room then I should have put it on my accommodation application form, and since I didn't there's nothing they can do.
They were...
Forum: General Discussions 22 Aug 2005, 14:10
Replies: 51
Views: 2,481
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Shared uni rooms - good or bad?

A brief update.

I've just been in touch with the university's accommodation office and they say that it's impossible to move me.
If I don't get on with the person I'll be with for whatever...
Forum: General Discussions 21 Aug 2005, 06:26
Replies: 51
Views: 2,481
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Shared uni rooms - good or bad?

I chose it particularly because of the course, actually.
Which is why it's now hitting me so hard that I actually have to live there too :p


Heh, you're talking about a guy who has since the age...
Forum: General Discussions 20 Aug 2005, 00:39
Replies: 51
Views: 2,481
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Shared uni rooms - good or bad?

I quite liked them when I visited.
They look a bit shit from the outside, but the rooms are actually quite nice, especially having seen the likes of Liverpool's.

I have, the shared rooms are...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Aug 2005, 20:45
Replies: 51
Views: 2,481
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Shared uni rooms - good or bad?

Your acceptable limits of noise and cleanliness are both things they ask you about on the accommodation application form, so I imagine they'd only put people with similar answers to those particular...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Aug 2005, 20:27
Replies: 51
Views: 2,481
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Shared uni rooms - good or bad?

While that was my immediate reaction too, is there any particular reason?
Forum: General Discussions 19 Aug 2005, 20:17
Replies: 51
Views: 2,481
Posted By Mushroom
Shared uni rooms - good or bad?

As I posted in the other thread, I've got a place at Hull University doing a politics course.

The problem is the accommodation office have put me in a shared room in the halls I've applied for.
I...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Aug 2005, 15:22
Replies: 106
Views: 3,598
Posted By Mushroom
Re: A Level/AS Level Result thread 2005

General Studies - A
History - B
Computing - B
Economics - C

Not bad considering I missed nearly half this year with illness. Better than I was expecting anyway.
Forum: General Discussions 18 Aug 2005, 14:46
Replies: 54
Views: 1,327
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The most unsafe university towns

At the end of the day I did apply and I have accepted the place :p
I figured it's not exactly the best place in the world, but they have a great course for what I'm wanting to do (politics) so it...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Aug 2005, 14:35
Replies: 54
Views: 1,327
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The most unsafe university towns

Worst place to live in the UK and 5th least safe Uni town.
It's going be a fun few years...
Forum: General Discussions 29 Jul 2005, 02:01
Replies: 286
Views: 16,188
Posted By Mushroom
Re: London Bombing jokes.

I can't believe nobody's done a "the tube costs a bomb" joke in this entire thread.
Forum: Clownshoe Corner 29 Jul 2005, 02:01
Replies: 286
Views: 104,146
Posted By Mushroom
Re: London Bombing jokes.

I can't believe nobody's done a "the tube costs a bomb" joke in this entire thread.
Forum: General Discussions 26 Jul 2005, 16:19
Replies: 30
Views: 834
Posted By Mushroom
Re: help :(

:rolleyes:
Forum: General Discussions 27 Oct 2004, 01:40
Replies: 39
Views: 1,396
Posted By Mushroom
Re: John Peel dies aged 65

Nobody.
I bet the music industry bosses are finishing the champagne as we type.

Bastards :(
Forum: General Discussions 26 Oct 2004, 16:56
Replies: 39
Views: 1,396
Posted By Mushroom
Re: John Peel dies aged 65

It's now official, all DJs are shit.
RIP John :(
Forum: General Discussions 10 Oct 2004, 23:07
Replies: 40
Views: 842
Posted By Mushroom
Re: If you were American ...

Kerry, simply because it'd be the best chance to get Bush out of the White House
Forum: General Discussions 9 Oct 2004, 20:56
Replies: 19
Views: 1,167
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Two presidential candidates arrested at last nights debate.

Ridiculous...
...everyone knows there are only 2 parties in American politics :p
Forum: General Discussions 16 Sep 2004, 00:43
Replies: 51
Views: 1,493
Posted By Mushroom
Re: oh ffs

unofficial channel in "ops can do what they like" shocker

:rolleyes:
Forum: General Discussions 12 Sep 2004, 03:32
Replies: 13
Views: 865
Posted By Mushroom
Oh dear god noooo

Three words:

Shatner.


Common People. (http://www.shoutfactory.com/av/common_people.wma)

(Add 'new album' too, if you so wish :()

Can the guy not take a hint?
Forum: General Discussions 12 Sep 2004, 02:55
Replies: 11
Views: 583
Posted By Mushroom
Re: So the Worst "Foreign" accent in a movie award goes to ....

Sean Connery didn't even try so it can't really be counted as an accshent.

Dick Van Dyke in Mary Poppins. It has to be! I've not heard anything worse...
Forum: General Discussions 12 Sep 2004, 02:51
Replies: 113
Views: 3,963
Posted By Mushroom
Re: da o yuo want spelappee

It's not so much the fact that it was "omg an internet drunk" - it was the fact that it was "omg it's JammyJim that's drunk. On GD. Talking about spelappee."
Nice one DM ;)
Forum: Clownshoe Corner 12 Sep 2004, 02:51
Replies: 113
Views: 49,747
Posted By Mushroom
Re: da o yuo want spelappee

It's not so much the fact that it was "omg an internet drunk" - it was the fact that it was "omg it's JammyJim that's drunk. On GD. Talking about spelappee."
Nice one DM ;)
Forum: General Discussions 8 Sep 2004, 23:34
Replies: 24
Views: 581
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Brainspotting

Technically difficult, in that i can't get it to work as an animation without perhaps ripping every single frame out of it and putting it in flash, which frankly i can't be arsed to do.
Forum: General Discussions 8 Sep 2004, 23:28
Replies: 24
Views: 581
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Brainspotting

Located it, but getting what you requested into some sort of avatar is what's stumping me atm.
Forum: General Discussions 8 Sep 2004, 22:37
Replies: 24
Views: 581
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Brainspotting

Whatever gave you that impression? ;)
Yes, i made it...
there's a big version too (http://mushroom.nosox.org/b3ta/choosebushposter.png), y'know.
Forum: General Discussions 5 Sep 2004, 23:32
Replies: 35
Views: 897
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Hmmm

How many beans make five?
Forum: Alliance Discussions 2 Sep 2004, 20:12
Replies: 177
Views: 7,243
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Sid and his fantastic stunts..

I would like to point out at this point that this joke was conducted without my prior knowledge, which was why i almost went and spoiled it.
Apologies for that, but rather amusing having someone...
Forum: General Discussions 20 Aug 2004, 12:49
Replies: 30
Views: 647
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Would you:

Probably.

Who am i kidding... for a million? Yes.
Forum: General Discussions 19 Aug 2004, 17:46
Replies: 14
Views: 535
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Avaters

Glad someone noticed anyway :p
Forum: General Discussions 19 Aug 2004, 11:55
Replies: 14
Views: 535
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Avaters

Ooh.
How long's that been there then?
Forum: General Discussions 19 Aug 2004, 11:52
Replies: 14
Views: 535
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Avaters

Aww.
Just scout around until you find some random source material, that's what i do.

I always attempt to avarter disaster ;)
Forum: General Discussions 16 Aug 2004, 22:33
Replies: 52
Views: 1,193
Posted By Mushroom
Re: What is it with this nation's obsession with affairs?

Headlines:
Sunday 15th August - "Blunkett to create surveillance society"

Monday 16th August - "Blunkett criticises attack on privacy"

lol.
Forum: General Discussions 16 Aug 2004, 00:29
Replies: 23
Views: 670
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Stupid people

I mumble in a Yorkshire accent.
Southern people tend not to be able to understand me.
Scottish people tend to understand every word.
I'm yet to discover why :cool:
Forum: General Discussions 14 Aug 2004, 05:17
Replies: 17
Views: 487
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Every Time i See a Certain Style of Post

Pfft.
It's just a casual mostly-photoshopping collective.
Quite a few fark things appear to have migrated over to b3ta, and vice versa.
Though in a way, i'm glad you don't like it - there are...
Forum: General Discussions 14 Aug 2004, 04:49
Replies: 53
Views: 1,086
Posted By Mushroom
Re: singers who's voice makes you want to poke their eyes out with a fork

Any RnB singer.
Any rapper (not really singing, but annoying all the same).
Any boy band (not really singing, but rather infuriating).
Any girl band (equally infuriating).
Macy Gray's "50 year...
Forum: General Discussions 13 Aug 2004, 23:11
Replies: 36
Views: 977
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Hurricane!

My God Ned, it's coming right for us!

You're not in an evacuation zone I presume?
(Not that it'd be hard to evacuate with 140mph winds ripping your place of residence to shreds...)
Forum: General Discussions 13 Aug 2004, 16:07
Replies: 39
Views: 927
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The ... single .... worst .... game .....in......history

I played a demo of that once...
Driving up mountains is rather comical.
But yes, as a game, it's shit.
Forum: General Discussions 11 Aug 2004, 22:00
Replies: 577
Views: 10,174
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The GD Truth Thread

Neither, I ask Brian Blessed for his autograph.

Penguins or Flamingos?
Forum: General Discussions 11 Aug 2004, 21:56
Replies: 43
Views: 1,090
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The shit joke thread

Two M&Ms are sitting in a bar having a drink when the door flies open and a Locket storms in, starts breaking chairs, smacks the barman round the head and throws glasses everywhere. Almost as...
Forum: General Discussions 10 Aug 2004, 04:42
Replies: 34
Views: 629
Posted By Mushroom
Re: calling people with cool avatars.

I'll be able to give a rough estimate when i get my flash ripping software working again.
:(
Forum: General Discussions 6 Aug 2004, 23:01
Replies: 22
Views: 635
Posted By Mushroom
Re: T shirt hell - WARNING ADULT CONTENT

i'd like this one (http://www.tshirthell.com/shirts/tshirt.php?sku=a102), but i'd probably get complaints
Forum: General Discussions 5 Aug 2004, 19:31
Replies: 18
Views: 469
Posted By Mushroom
Re: What ya sayin' like

Yay for posting stuff from b3ta on here!
;)
Forum: General Discussions 2 Aug 2004, 02:55
Replies: 10
Views: 654
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Girls and Porn

I reckon 30% of girls have been in pornographic material by the age of 28

And another 20% don't know they have been
Forum: Departing PA Messages 22 Jul 2004, 22:41
Replies: 6
Views: 780
Posted By Mushroom
Re: another retirement

Good luck Brimstone, wherever you disappear off to - you'll have seen PA go through some good and bad times, but I hope over all you're largely left with fond memories!
Shame to see you go, but I...
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 22 Jul 2004, 03:42
Replies: 151
Views: 5,738
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Demoted by jolt

Yes, believe it or not Jolt actually want this game to work :rolleyes:
Any person who works for PA in some form or other is welcome to pass suggestions or criticisms to their team leader, who can...
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 22 Jul 2004, 03:20
Replies: 151
Views: 5,738
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Demoted by jolt

Yes, indeed.
But if one of the moderators or ops said something contradictory to Spinner or Jolt, the chances are that it was at least discussed behind the scenes afterwards. Normal users...
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 22 Jul 2004, 02:43
Replies: 151
Views: 5,738
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Demoted by jolt

alch, to be fair, you've not had any less expected of you than anyone else that's worked for the game on a volunteer basis before.
The mods aren't generally directly PAteam but they are expected to...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Jul 2004, 02:31
Replies: 32
Views: 782
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Why does this read? Hi we are going to nuke people soon.

In answer to your question, probably Japan.
The age of consent is 13 there, apparently.

In answer to the thread... i don't think anyone can sum it up as concisely as JonnyBGood .
Give that man a...
Forum: General Discussions 8 Jul 2004, 19:12
Replies: 23
Views: 787
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Old Games

I've been playing Theme Hospital again recently.
I would have been playing Ascendancy but i can't get that to work on XP, despite a friend being able to.
Clearly i just suck.
Forum: General Discussions 8 Jul 2004, 15:45
Replies: 94
Views: 1,592
Posted By Mushroom
Re: And as I was driving along....

Intimidate police officers!

Duh :rolleyes:
Forum: General Discussions 8 Jul 2004, 15:38
Replies: 19
Views: 960
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Fancy Dress

Get him to strap a pillow or two around himself, draw a beard on himself (if he doesn't have one already) and mess his hair up but put a baseball cap on it, then he can go as Michael Moore.
Forum: General Discussions 1 Jul 2004, 23:13
Replies: 34
Views: 663
Posted By Mushroom
Re: PC Gamer, July edition.

PCG has gone downhill in recent times, i've stopped bothering with it now.
Shame really, because it used to be rather good :(
Forum: General Discussions 1 Jul 2004, 18:09
Replies: 13
Views: 461
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Sup yo. Did anyone complete Viridian room?

MOTAS is great, the 'room' ones are a bit dodgy.
I spent about 4 hours doing MOTAS, i wanted to give up but i just wanted to complete it so much... it was even more annoying that i got to the end...
Forum: General Discussions 29 Jun 2004, 23:26
Replies: 48
Views: 2,373
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Would you (or have already) have sex with someone you aren't attracted to?

Err, pass.
Doubt it to be honest, but i won't elaborate lest i become the target of some form of "get Mushroom laid" campaign.

Not that it'd be worth it ;)
Forum: General Discussions 29 Jun 2004, 22:08
Replies: 23
Views: 729
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Rap.

MC Hammer :cool:
Forum: General Discussions 29 Jun 2004, 19:28
Replies: 23
Views: 729
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Rap.

No - i quite like the sort of rap that a lot of Faithless tracks include, and some Beastie Boys tracks. What i don't like is the rap that just goes on about absolutely nothing in particular. Since...
Forum: General Discussions 29 Jun 2004, 18:38
Replies: 23
Views: 729
Posted By Mushroom
Rap.

I'm sorry it's come to this, but i've decided to ask for help:
For years i've tried and failed to appreciate rap 'music'. I just can't bring myself to... sometimes some of the RnB music it goes...
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jun 2004, 23:22
Replies: 23
Views: 617
Posted By Mushroom
Re: I am 20 in around 45minutes

The chances are i won't be here when it turns midnight, so have an early message.
Happy birthday!
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jun 2004, 17:12
Replies: 62
Views: 933
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Euro 2004 Best Team of the tourny so far

Best at attacking other players too... :rolleyes:
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jun 2004, 17:05
Replies: 21
Views: 622
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Coolest building ever (ish)

In this case i have to agree with Dante... the idea's good, but externally it looks like one of those 1970s-built water towers.
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jun 2004, 17:01
Replies: 25
Views: 1,108
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The Day After Tomorrow

It implied that they died, since you assume the eye of the storm that caught the helicopters would catch them too... but maybe they stayed warm and burned the corgis or something. WHO KNOWS!
...
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jun 2004, 01:57
Replies: 1
Views: 398
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Why...

Because you really like the music contained within it?
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jun 2004, 01:24
Replies: 25
Views: 1,108
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The Day After Tomorrow

I quite liked it.
Special effects were good.
British accents were exaggerated but funny (helicopter pilot).
Royal family died.
:up:
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jun 2004, 01:20
Replies: 46
Views: 1,315
Posted By Mushroom
Re: advocaat

Hahaha
As if someone doesn't know that heskey is a donkey :p

Saw half the match, saw terrible refereeing and coaching decisions,
That last Czech goal was well done though...
Forum: General Discussions 12 Jun 2004, 16:20
Replies: 52
Views: 1,585
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: General Discussions 10 Jun 2004, 21:16
Replies: 116
Views: 1,939
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Quote: Where The **** Have Our Avatars Gone?

Apologies, i'm out of touch with things around here at the moment (bloody exams). It was just an assumption made on earlier posts :p
Forum: General Discussions 10 Jun 2004, 20:57
Replies: 116
Views: 1,939
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Quote: Where The **** Have Our Avatars Gone?

Yes, yes i have.
I'll probably get told off for that later, but hell, nobody removed the option ;)
Forum: General Discussions 10 Jun 2004, 20:56
Replies: 14
Views: 654
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: General Discussions 10 Jun 2004, 20:53
Replies: 116
Views: 1,939
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Quote: Where The **** Have Our Avatars Gone?

Umm, not sure.
Could well be Karm at Tacitus' behest, i don't know.
Nobody tells me these things anymore :(
Forum: General Discussions 9 Jun 2004, 23:21
Replies: 27
Views: 620
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Jurassic Park ///

There's two things i hate with regards films:
Series that just don't know when to stop and remaking old films due to seemingly being out of ideas, and generally making them crapper.

Eg. Jurassic...
Forum: General Discussions 9 Jun 2004, 23:17
Replies: 8
Views: 592
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Death & Taxes

I knew the Department for Anal Forestry must have been for something...
Forum: General Discussions 7 Jun 2004, 02:15
Replies: 23
Views: 666
Posted By Mushroom
Re: It's like that simpsons episode

Quoted to emphasise shameful use of the apostrophe
Forum: General Discussions 6 Jun 2004, 11:50
Replies: 15
Views: 650
Posted By Mushroom
Re: This Thread Is About Rasputin's Penis

The poison didn't kill him, so they shot him.
Throwing him into the river was an attempt to get rid of the body.
Forum: General Discussions 6 Jun 2004, 04:00
Replies: 51
Views: 1,373
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Who Will Die First? - Second Update.

The pope.
I reckon he hasn't got long to go now... i think this visit to Switzerland will be his last foreign trip.
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 5 Jun 2004, 17:48
Replies: 14
Views: 902
Posted By Mushroom
Re: LOL selfexile suxorz LOL

Happened to me in round 10
I gave up after that :p
Forum: General Discussions 27 May 2004, 19:40
Replies: 94
Views: 3,246
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Films you have walked out on

AI is the only film i've ever walked out of.
Basically to preserve my sanity.
Once it got to the bit with the aliens re-creating the blue fairy or whatever the **** it was, i just decided enough...
Forum: General Discussions 24 May 2004, 18:28
Replies: 15
Views: 500
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Insomnia

I suffer from insomnia.
I've as yet found no effective way of dealing with it.
I average 4-5 hours a night.
I have panda eyes :(
Forum: General Discussions 20 May 2004, 22:47
Replies: 7
Views: 457
Posted By Mushroom
Re: ANOTHER Hamas Leader Killed

This made me laugh :(
Forum: General Discussions 20 May 2004, 22:41
Replies: 8
Views: 512
Posted By Mushroom
Re: So i ran out of deoderant...

But how do you know what someone smoking ass smells like?
Forum: General Discussions 20 May 2004, 22:38
Replies: 14
Views: 681
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Teaching oral

I think Harvey Proctor proved that wrong :cool:
Forum: General Discussions 19 May 2004, 17:43
Replies: 33
Views: 760
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Purple Powder hits Blair

Great, i'm sure this is just the excuse they need to turn parliament into a castle and make it so you have to have a full body cavity search to get into the galleries fs.
Either that or just close...
Forum: General Discussions 12 May 2004, 19:55
Replies: 78
Views: 1,945
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: General Discussions 12 May 2004, 01:38
Replies: 25
Views: 789
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Most random picture

This (http://mushroom.nosox.org/10.jpg), probably.
It's my last return in a game of photoshop tennis i had with someone a while back.
They admitted defeat after that one :cool:
Forum: General Discussions 12 May 2004, 01:21
Replies: 41
Views: 623
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Tomorrow...

Nah, we should be quietly willing it to happen and hope he posts a thread tomorrow saying "omg you'll never guess what happened!!!oneone"...
Forum: General Discussions 12 May 2004, 01:18
Replies: 6
Views: 713
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Bananaphone

Depends on your definition of "noone".
It's currently #4 on newgrounds' top flash movies...

ring ring ring ring ring ring ring banana phone...

Oh, and badgerphone was made by someone on b3ta...
Forum: General Discussions 12 May 2004, 01:12
Replies: 41
Views: 623
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Tomorrow...

Nah, it's nowhere near as straight :p
Forum: General Discussions 12 May 2004, 01:09
Replies: 6
Views: 713
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Bananaphone

^^ what he said
Forum: General Discussions 11 May 2004, 23:15
Replies: 48
Views: 1,551
Posted By Mushroom
Re: How old are you?

XVII

Xviii/xii/mcmlxxxvi
Forum: General Discussions 11 May 2004, 21:48
Replies: 9
Views: 426
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Omfglolllyroffle

That site was sooo class :D
Mmm, nostalgia...
Forum: General Discussions 11 May 2004, 21:43
Replies: 17
Views: 466
Posted By Mushroom
Re: I bled myself today

I occasionally make mozzarella and smoked salmon pasties, which are ace :cool:

Having re-read the original post, that doesn't count (:() so i'll have to mention this thing i occasionally throw...
Forum: General Discussions 9 May 2004, 22:43
Replies: 10
Views: 495
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Pld GQ

OMG!

:rolleyes:
Forum: General Discussions 9 May 2004, 22:19
Replies: 10
Views: 495
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Pld GQ

It was based on that 'original' pic of her making her look shiny.
The bukkake joke sprang from that.
Forum: General Discussions 9 May 2004, 22:17
Replies: 86
Views: 1,781
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Top Three Bands

Orbital - Spare Parts Express (or Impact, can't decide...)
Hybrid - If I Survive
Prodigy - No Good (Start the Dance)
Forum: General Discussions 9 May 2004, 21:53
Replies: 3
Views: 623
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Drum Machine (flash animation)

It's great, but oooooolllllllllddd...
Forum: General Discussions 5 May 2004, 16:27
Replies: 27
Views: 777
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Broadband

Don't get zenadsl.
They're a bit pants, really :(
Forum: General Discussions 4 May 2004, 00:37
Replies: 191
MM
Views: 2,472
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Mm

This thread is great.
It should be a novel... a story of young lust and left wing politics :p
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 2 May 2004, 13:16
Replies: 34
Views: 1,823
Posted By Mushroom
Re: is this the end of PA :(

Idi for president! :cool:

(In case people think i'm not taking this thread seriously, i think it's a radical but great idea.)
Forum: General Discussions 1 May 2004, 23:58
Replies: 17
Views: 541
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Random Questions.

I still want to know why inflammable and flammable mean the same thing, and why genius is spelled without an 'o', yet ingenious has one.
But then again, it's probably something shit and obvious that...
Forum: General Discussions 29 Apr 2004, 23:39
Replies: 30
Views: 739
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Cheery, uplifting songs

Duely noted and ignored :p
Forum: General Discussions 29 Apr 2004, 23:23
Replies: 30
Views: 739
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Cheery, uplifting songs

Air - All I Need
Forum: General Discussions 26 Apr 2004, 21:18
Replies: 27
Views: 643
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Crap Russia joke

Someone remind me to find out what "my hovercraft is full of eels" is in Hungarian.
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 26 Apr 2004, 03:09
Replies: 216
Views: 7,870
Posted By Mushroom
Re: lost 650 million res and PA HQ are liers!!

Serious loss of pram toys here?
Cbk, your arguments are a load of shash.
Let's see shall we?

"I broke no rules"

Well, just look at the EULA and it seems that you did, indeed, break a rule.
...
Forum: General Discussions 26 Apr 2004, 03:00
Replies: 27
Views: 643
Posted By Mushroom
Crap Russia joke

A man goes into a Red Army Surplus shop and buys a former soviet army officer's furry hat.

It's the sort of thing he's been looking for for some time, so he grabs it off the shelf, pays for it,...
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 25 Apr 2004, 19:34
Replies: 89
Views: 3,672
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Why are these words censored?

I probably shouldn't wade into this argument but SS is the only other game similar to PA that i have any respect for, simply because it's obvious you didn't just try to recreate PA with a couple of...
Forum: General Discussions 24 Apr 2004, 16:57
Replies: 35
Views: 987
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Once again, America shocks the world

Didn't he fight godzilla? :p

Seriously though, i think Diana was really rather overrated, and her speeding paparazzi tunnel death didn't seriously surprise me - it seemed the way she was most...
Forum: General Discussions 20 Apr 2004, 01:39
Replies: 55
Views: 1,975
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Star Wars Names?

Nian Hoyo
:cool:
Forum: General Discussions 18 Apr 2004, 03:17
Replies: 43
Views: 1,050
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: General Discussions 15 Apr 2004, 18:47
Replies: 44
Views: 868
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Bestest Dictators in history.

I'd agree! :)
Quite true, but the Soviet Block had the potential to be considerably more than it reached...
Forum: General Discussions 15 Apr 2004, 18:23
Replies: 44
Views: 868
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Bestest Dictators in history.

Hmm, i'd never thought about that.
Good point.
Forum: General Discussions 15 Apr 2004, 18:15
Replies: 44
Views: 868
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Bestest Dictators in history.

Lenin, for having the balls to lead a revolution and then defy popular and political opinion to create a one-party state and still have that state survive for the best part of a century (albeit as...
Forum: General Discussions 13 Apr 2004, 23:09
Replies: 86
Views: 2,189
Posted By Mushroom
Re: [YAY] Desktop Screenshots Again!

My desktop currently looks like this (http://mushroom.nosox.org/screenshot.jpg)

The background's here (http://mushroom.nosox.org/jupiter.jpg) if anyone wants it.
Forum: General Discussions 13 Apr 2004, 22:51
Replies: 54
Views: 1,441
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Event Horizon on BBC1

You won't need eyes where we're going... :cool:
Forum: General Discussions 12 Apr 2004, 19:50
Replies: 34
Views: 735
Posted By Mushroom
Re: So, like, I'm 16

I'm older than Phang and LHC. This is disturbing =/
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 22 Mar 2004, 21:48
Replies: 39
Views: 2,764
Posted By Mushroom
Re: My Sad News

Good luck Mit!
Relatively short innings, but fun nonetheless :p
Do come back and visit us sometime!
Forum: General Discussions 7 Mar 2004, 02:59
Replies: 55
Views: 1,233
Posted By Mushroom
Re: annoying game

isn't that the point of the game?

-edit- Yay! Got out
And the other one i found is called Mystery of Time and Space (http://server-admin.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk/motas/mystery/nochatgame.htm)... it's...
Forum: General Discussions 7 Mar 2004, 02:47
Replies: 55
Views: 1,233
Posted By Mushroom
Re: annoying game

I don't get what the guy dancing about with the plus has to do with anything, so i don't know what to do next :(

aah, get it now :cool:
Forum: General Discussions 7 Mar 2004, 02:43
Replies: 56
Views: 1,218
Posted By Mushroom
Re: We fking rock fs!

Quoted to lower the tone :cool:
Forum: General Discussions 7 Mar 2004, 02:39
Replies: 28
Views: 619
Posted By Mushroom
Re: In this thread

there you go (http://mushroom.nosox.org/phwoar.jpg) ;)
Forum: General Discussions 7 Mar 2004, 02:25
Replies: 55
Views: 1,233
Posted By Mushroom
Re: annoying game

it's not as annoying as that other similar one on the fhm top 100...
that took me 3 hours to do and then it tells you that the game isn't finished so you'll have to do it all another time
i almost...
Forum: General Discussions 4 Mar 2004, 01:53
Replies: 41
Views: 634
Posted By Mushroom
Re: ITT i make kura cry

i'm surprised a petitiononline petition hasn't appeared yet.
Ho hum. Doubt it would do any good anyway leik :(
Forum: General Discussions 4 Mar 2004, 00:09
Replies: 11
Views: 610
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Final Fantasy Music

I'm really fond of that Mako Reactor music from FF7... really suited the atmosphere.
That's the only thing i remember of it... it was a long time ago.
Forum: General Discussions 3 Mar 2004, 23:43
Replies: 41
Views: 634
Posted By Mushroom
Re: ITT i make kura cry

Bastards!...

...


...bastards!
:(:(:(
Forum: General Discussions 1 Mar 2004, 23:15
Replies: 12
Views: 393
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Thoze Crazzeee Ruskies!!!

Oh, and obligatory "in Soviet Russia, train steals you!" comment.
Forum: General Discussions 1 Mar 2004, 22:55
Replies: 12
Views: 393
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Thoze Crazzeee Ruskies!!!

They can't do that! That's a classic piece of kit that is! Classic!
...bastards! bastards!!!
Philistines!
Wreckers!
Grr :(

Sorry, i'm a bit of a steam train enthusiast.
I wonder if it was the...
Forum: General Discussions 29 Feb 2004, 03:16
Replies: 9
Views: 556
Posted By Mushroom
Re: agree??

We Demand Block Capitals
This Is Discrimination Against Brian Blessed!

:(
Forum: General Discussions 27 Feb 2004, 02:16
Replies: 18
Views: 1,555
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Oral Sex Gives You Mouth Cancer

hint: pab loves it ;)
Forum: General Discussions 27 Feb 2004, 01:58
Replies: 25
Views: 643
Posted By Mushroom
Re: ****ing key skills

As far as i can tell, key skills communications is learning how to write reports and essays, how to do debates properly, and doubtless something meaningless such as how to talk proper eloquent, like...
Forum: General Discussions 26 Feb 2004, 01:46
Replies: 25
Views: 643
Posted By Mushroom
****ing key skills

I'm not going to get an unbiased answer out of any of my teachers, so i'm looking to you lot :cool:
Do key skills have any meaning whatsoever apart from UCAS points, which most universities don't...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Feb 2004, 18:53
Replies: 105
Views: 1,569
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Why I hate Catholicism

That's probably as gentle as it will get. I'll try and find a good time to give it a shot...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Feb 2004, 18:52
Replies: 105
Views: 1,569
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Why I hate Catholicism

There should be a Socialist Loafer's Party - Russia had one to start with :(
Forum: General Discussions 25 Feb 2004, 18:48
Replies: 105
Views: 1,569
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Why I hate Catholicism

i imagine you'd get more than you bargained for. This translates to GD in all the shitty posts you get and then the usual scathing comment about why asking for advice on GD is a bad idea. I'm not...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Feb 2004, 18:43
Replies: 105
Views: 1,569
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Why I hate Catholicism

I've been annoyingly brought up as an Orthodox christian by my seriously religious mother (who, ironically got the religion off my dad, who nowadays prefers to follow a path of complete agnosticism)....
Forum: General Discussions 18 Feb 2004, 04:55
Replies: 50
Views: 1,250
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Your latest catchphrase

"<verb> it! <verb> it HARD!"

from the old GamesMaster idiom

Visitor: "GamesMaster, how do i get off the third level on Mario?"
GamesMaster: "Wank it! Wank it HARD!"

...i guess it works...
Forum: General Discussions 17 Feb 2004, 21:48
Replies: 17
Views: 785
Posted By Mushroom
Re: "The Most Vile Act Ever"

it's wrestling, what do you expect? :p
Forum: General Discussions 16 Feb 2004, 01:54
Replies: 73
Views: 1,319
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The UT2K4 Demo

Yay
Assault!
Forum: General Discussions 15 Feb 2004, 13:48
Replies: 32
Views: 1,022
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Famously Misheard Lyrics

**** knows, we were young and naive.
Forum: General Discussions 15 Feb 2004, 12:26
Replies: 32
Views: 1,022
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Famously Misheard Lyrics

Hrm... only one instance springs to mind, and it was a shit pop thing that was around when i was 13 or somesuch young, not quite so innocent but still puerile age.

The actual lyrics went "Oh your...
Forum: General Discussions 15 Feb 2004, 02:01
Replies: 47
Views: 996
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Well hows was your valentines day?

pld Leshy ;)

Mine was the same as any other day, really.
Perhaps slightly better than average.
Forum: General Discussions 14 Feb 2004, 22:22
Replies: 11
Views: 456
Posted By Mushroom
Re: cool game

Yay for collections of games nicked from either miniclip or newgrounds :p

www.fhm.com/games/topgames/frames.asp
Forum: General Discussions 14 Feb 2004, 22:21
Replies: 42
Views: 1,609
Posted By Mushroom
Re: 50:50

i get the 16:27 home most days...
Forum: General Discussions 14 Feb 2004, 22:17
Replies: 11
Views: 456
Posted By Mushroom
Re: cool game

;)

Level 2, 447 btw.
Forum: General Discussions 14 Feb 2004, 22:07
Replies: 11
Views: 456
Posted By Mushroom
Re: cool game

first 'old' reply.
Forum: General Discussions 14 Feb 2004, 02:42
Replies: 44
Views: 937
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Valentine's Day

Pfft, women.

I've got work to do before i start thinking of stuff like that!

PS. is this 'old'? (http://www.meish.org/vd/)
Forum: General Discussions 14 Feb 2004, 02:38
Replies: 31
Views: 798
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Windows NT4 and Windows 2000 source code leaked

No, they extended it to fit Karm in though :p

Also i'm rather impressed by the fact that apparently the win2k source (and presumably the NT4 too) is littered with swearing.
Inspires so much faith...
Forum: General Discussions 13 Feb 2004, 00:17
Replies: 12
Views: 414
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Barbie and Ken Call it quits...

Fascinating.

They could at least have appeared on Jerry Springer to announce it.
Boring bastards :(
Forum: General Discussions 13 Feb 2004, 00:13
Replies: 9
Views: 367
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Passport details over the internet

Mine too.
Though previously it was the braincell from the end of "Wasted Talent".
Forum: General Discussions 13 Feb 2004, 00:09
Replies: 9
Views: 367
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: General Discussions 10 Feb 2004, 21:53
Replies: 47
Views: 1,132
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Moving In Together

Kura in 'sounding like Daily Mail' shocker
Forum: General Discussions 9 Feb 2004, 19:28
Replies: 53
Views: 1,773
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Geek test

I'll also add that everyone knows it should be "an historian" ;)
Forum: General Discussions 9 Feb 2004, 19:25
Replies: 53
Views: 1,773
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Geek test

41.02564% - Major Geek

Oops.
How the hell did i get more than skiddy? =/
Forum: General Discussions 8 Feb 2004, 04:26
Replies: 35
Views: 1,080
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Red Bull Can Kill!!!

A can of red bull contains 80mg of caffeine, whereas an average cup of coffee contains 85mg.
Tea contains 40mg, so two of those and you're red bulled up.
So there you have it.
Forum: General Discussions 7 Feb 2004, 16:48
Replies: 12
Views: 546
Posted By Mushroom
Re: amusingly named molecules

wot no 'old' reply? :(
Forum: General Discussions 6 Feb 2004, 00:06
Replies: 10
Views: 459
Posted By Mushroom
Re: free sheet music sites?

http://www.8notes.com/
Forum: General Discussions 5 Feb 2004, 22:35
Replies: 6
Views: 521
Posted By Mushroom
Re: My Word - What a tit!

I don't know :(
I'm actually referring to the Fox guy, Rex
Forum: General Discussions 5 Feb 2004, 22:24
Replies: 6
Views: 521
Posted By Mushroom
My Word - What a tit!

It gets even worse...
Someone seriously needs to give this guy a slap, before i do (http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,109880,00.html).
Forum: General Discussions 5 Feb 2004, 01:59
Replies: 8
Views: 1,212
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Glaswegian Rhapsody

very good :up:
Forum: General Discussions 3 Feb 2004, 02:01
Replies: 14
Views: 561
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Me v2.0

Or Qui Gon Jon ;)
Forum: General Discussions 2 Feb 2004, 18:39
Replies: 19
Views: 517
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Funny old world...

Was he a Catholic? :p
Forum: General Discussions 1 Feb 2004, 18:13
Replies: 14
Views: 456
Posted By Mushroom
Re: You can't spell

so very, very old.
but then again it would be to me, since i hang around on b3ta more than i do around these parts.
Forum: General Discussions 1 Feb 2004, 13:16
Replies: 16
heh
Views: 604
Posted By Mushroom
Re: heh

heh
Forum: General Discussions 1 Feb 2004, 12:41
Replies: 29
Views: 1,174
Posted By Mushroom
Re: I Hate My Retarded Son

Stephen Hawking has motor neurone disease, he wasn't born like that.
Forum: General Discussions 28 Jan 2004, 19:43
Replies: 65
Views: 1,154
Posted By Mushroom
Re: the 'guys only want an easy lay' discussion

i'm not looking for 'an easy lay'
in fact, i'm not really looking for anything atm, there's far too much work to be done.
but i'd rather be in love, if it indeed exists.
ahwell.
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 20:17
Replies: 264
Views: 4,928
Posted By Mushroom
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

Saucers with tails and nacelles is just the trademark design of the federation... romulan ships all look vaguely bird-like, ferengi ships are curved at the back with a prong in the middle at the...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 20:09
Replies: 49
Views: 1,582
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 17:10
Replies: 264
Views: 4,928
Posted By Mushroom
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

But also if you note the third future enterprise in all good things is commonly referred to as the "transwarping enterprise".
*shrug*

Also, the borg tend use transwarp conduits which is sort of...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 17:08
Replies: 264
Views: 4,928
Posted By Mushroom
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

I have a way of disputing this, but it would make me look übergeeky so i won't.
Suffice to say, i have sources that told me it was a quantum torpedo launcher and the two things on top were phaser...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 16:46
Replies: 264
Views: 4,928
Posted By Mushroom
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

I see - it's a long time since i saw all good things ;)

And i see what you mean. I really shouldn't have replied, i look like a trekkie now :(
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 16:35
Replies: 264
Views: 4,928
Posted By Mushroom
Re: could the title music for Enterprise have gotten any worse ??

That was a quantum torpedo launcher, i believe. Though it also had mounted phaser cannons on the top of the saucer.

Yes, in fact, Gene Roddenberry said that nacelles would only ever work in...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2004, 16:00
Replies: 46
Views: 881
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 15 Jan 2004, 00:39
Replies: 53
Views: 1,373
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Avartar

Quite a while ago, image tags and stuff were enabled too
so you got ****** posts too!
Forum: General Discussions 13 Jan 2004, 23:14
Replies: 26
Views: 735
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Harold Shipman is dead

Can you prove that something is factual with facts?
Forum: General Discussions 13 Jan 2004, 00:37
Replies: 82
Views: 944
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Britain's Best Sitcom

Absolutely
Should have been much lower! :p

(sorry, i don't really like that programme, he gets on my nerves)
Forum: General Discussions 13 Jan 2004, 00:32
Replies: 82
Views: 944
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: General Discussions 13 Jan 2004, 00:29
Replies: 3
Views: 306
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Bring Back Doggeh!

Heh
I still meet Doggeh every now and then.
He still works for netplay (or its main company anyways) - not sure how many people will remember netplay.uk.irc.planetarion.com nowadays ;)
...and yes,...
Forum: General Discussions 13 Jan 2004, 00:21
Replies: 82
Views: 944
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Britain's Best Sitcom

I think it's a dreadful state of affairs when Last of the Summer Wine comes higher than Red Dwarf
i mean, fs...
Forum: General Discussions 12 Jan 2004, 20:06
Replies: 34
Views: 559
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Incompetant pilot drops bomb on Yorkshire!

I think they're taking the piss...
6 fighter jets went over my house earlier (yes, i'm in Yorkshire).
I ducked =/
Forum: General Discussions 12 Jan 2004, 00:12
Replies: 86
Views: 1,389
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Internet friends

Close friends irl: 1
Other friends irl: ~4
Good online friends: ~3
General online friends: ~12? something like that.
Forum: General Discussions 11 Jan 2004, 02:30
Replies: 55
Views: 1,054
Posted By Mushroom
Re: PA Presents "The Sims"

The Sims: VIP

So your company made it to the top, now you, an aging executive, have decided to embark upon the winding road of politics. As a Republican candidate, your task is to run for every...
Forum: General Discussions 11 Jan 2004, 02:23
Replies: 55
Views: 1,054
Posted By Mushroom
Re: PA Presents "The Sims"

The Sims: Corporate Mayhem

Chaos at your company, YeeYayGames Inc. starts when everyday Sims get tired of your same moneymaking games franchise. Manage the lives of company executives and their...
Forum: General Discussions 11 Jan 2004, 01:35
Replies: 73
Views: 1,364
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Old yet new [Political]

This time:
Economic Left/Right: -9.38
Social Libertarian/Authoritarian: -5.54

Last month:
Economic Left/Right: -8.88
Social Libertarian/Authoritarian: -4.31

Last august:
Economic...
Forum: General Discussions 9 Jan 2004, 21:58
Replies: 35
Views: 585
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: General Discussions 9 Jan 2004, 19:50
Replies: 5
Views: 292
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: General Discussions 9 Jan 2004, 01:07
Replies: 16
Views: 381
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The Alamo

"Right lads, we're going to walk across!"
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 9 Jan 2004, 00:24
Replies: 134
Views: 4,378
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Pld!

Then you'll also remember that the resultant reluctance of anyone to say anything regarding important issues when the chosen "single voice" wasn't present resulted in that rather large "tell us...
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 9 Jan 2004, 00:00
Replies: 134
Views: 4,378
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Pld!

Ooh
In that case, comments such as 'Current PA-Team in clueless twats non shocker?' are, in my opinion, unsubstanciated, subjective and almost completely derived from the fact that someone no longer...
Forum: General Discussions 8 Jan 2004, 23:20
Replies: 23
Views: 506
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Official "DM Is So Old ...... " thread

DM is so old, he has a doomsday pension book
Forum: General Discussions 2 Jan 2004, 19:10
Replies: 64
Views: 1,474
Posted By Mushroom
Re: ITT We Choose a New Year's Resolution for the Poster Above Us

i don't fly :(
well, i really hate 3 hour flights to greece, let alone however-many-hour flights to canada...
Forum: General Discussions 2 Jan 2004, 19:03
Replies: 64
Views: 1,474
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: General Discussions 1 Jan 2004, 23:12
Replies: 15
Views: 588
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: General Discussions 1 Jan 2004, 22:55
Replies: 19
Views: 466
Posted By Mushroom
Re: My Scary Smartie :(

fixed now

honestly :rolleyes:
Forum: General Discussions 1 Jan 2004, 22:51
Replies: 19
Views: 466
Posted By Mushroom
Re: My Scary Smartie :(

This was the mutated 'sweetie' of 2003. (http://www.nosox.org/misc/fruitgum.jpg)
-edit- Damn and blast the bloody anal swear censor on this board... it's not my pic but i've had to host it because...
Forum: General Discussions 1 Jan 2004, 15:47
Replies: 17
Views: 389
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Problem

*another* programme about the D-Day invasions?
For all the things that Hitler did, he certainly ensured he'd be on the telly almost daily for the next century...
Forum: General Discussions 1 Jan 2004, 15:41
Replies: 110
Views: 2,087
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Shittest Account Name?

Mine's a bit shit (and all the more annoying to use because of Weebl's badgers thing), but i'm not intending on changing it... i've kinda got used to it :)
Forum: General Discussions 1 Jan 2004, 04:12
Replies: 58
Views: 1,008
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Happy New Year to the Brits

Oooooooooooh.
That should be 'fun' ;)
Not quite as much as Croatia vs Serbia would be, but still pretty heated, i imagine.

Oh, and happy new year everyone.
Forum: General Discussions 30 Dec 2003, 01:23
Replies: 46
Views: 781
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The youth of today

My generation really pisses me off, as most of the buggers are as you described above. Which is why I tend not to go out much.
Forum: General Discussions 29 Dec 2003, 18:40
Replies: 17
Views: 836
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Dear Mushroom

i gave it to karm, but he can't use it yet because of some prob with the forums...
:(

i guess i can still use my original one though ;)
Forum: General Discussions 29 Dec 2003, 04:22
Replies: 17
Views: 836
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Dear Mushroom

i feel a bit of a dolt actually, because i just spent half an hour doing it and realised i cut the top of the carton off so it looks crap :(
Forum: General Discussions 29 Dec 2003, 04:19
Replies: 17
Views: 836
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Dear Mushroom

nah, definitely works best with the background
Forum: General Discussions 29 Dec 2003, 03:48
Replies: 17
Views: 836
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Dear Mushroom

hold up
i'm actually putting him on a black background so it works better - the background spoils it a tad.
give me a few minutes to see how it works out
Forum: General Discussions 29 Dec 2003, 03:37
Replies: 17
Views: 836
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Dear Mushroom

i quite like this one actually...
works rather well ;)

</evil>
Forum: General Discussions 29 Dec 2003, 03:14
Replies: 17
Views: 836
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Dear Mushroom

Dear Kura
I did realise and find the bit you were talking about
However, on the recording of it i have at least, the particular bit only shows a very limited part of the milk carton, and the...
Forum: General Discussions 29 Dec 2003, 03:11
Replies: 36
Views: 753
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Top 10 Annoying Songs of All Time

black lace should have been shot at birth :(
Forum: General Discussions 29 Dec 2003, 03:07
Replies: 36
Views: 753
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Top 10 Annoying Songs of All Time

they're two near the top of my 'hitlist' =/
Forum: General Discussions 29 Dec 2003, 02:50
Replies: 36
Views: 753
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Top 10 Annoying Songs of All Time

call me a scrooge, but...
i'd have voted all those bloody annoying christmas tunes in.
You know the sort... the ones from the 70s and 80s that they dredge up *every* christmas and you just can't...
Forum: General Discussions 29 Dec 2003, 02:44
Replies: 36
Views: 753
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Top 10 Annoying Songs of All Time

i don't think Kura's talking to me anymore :(

incidentally my telly can only pick up channel 5 and BBC2, for reasons best known to itself =/
Forum: General Discussions 29 Dec 2003, 02:33
Replies: 36
Views: 753
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Top 10 Annoying Songs of All Time

ah damn, i haven't got a tv available.
i guess i'll just sit here.
give us some examples, would you? :)
Forum: General Discussions 29 Dec 2003, 02:11
Replies: 43
Views: 1,165
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Who's 2004 Calender do yuo have?

not this (http://www.sigsy.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk/calendar/)

...fortunately...

:rolleyes:
Forum: General Discussions 29 Dec 2003, 00:37
Replies: 26
Views: 583
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: General Discussions 28 Dec 2003, 19:22
Replies: 27
Views: 616
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Greatest Trance/ Dance tunes

Josh Wink - Higher State of Consciousness
Forum: General Discussions 28 Dec 2003, 18:57
Replies: 26
Views: 583
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Mmmm. An MMORPG I actually like the sound of

hmm, City of Heroes does actually look quite good, and i'm not really an RPG 'type'
(although i really am enjoying kotor...)
Forum: General Discussions 28 Dec 2003, 18:47
Replies: 21
Views: 563
Posted By Mushroom
Re: ITT , we discuss the coolest avatars possible

i tried ;)

IE speeds it up annoyingly though
Forum: General Discussions 28 Dec 2003, 17:25
Replies: 65
Views: 1,213
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Correct pronounciation of 'Nietzsche'

i'm still convinced there's a line of language linking germany, the netherlands and yorkshire.
Think about it!


(i will only provide evidence if someone disagrees ;))
Forum: General Discussions 28 Dec 2003, 02:07
Replies: 12
Views: 558
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Transport Tycoon (Deluxe)

me (found it but doesn't work on winxp)
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 28 Dec 2003, 02:06
Replies: 38
Views: 1,372
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Thoughts for Planetarion

It's not like PAteam has a great deal of control over that situation though, unfortunately.
It's also not like PA will be sold to anyone who will be able to implement a pricing strategy similar to...
Forum: General Discussions 27 Dec 2003, 02:40
Replies: 48
Views: 929
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Red Dwarf

No fair :(
Forum: General Discussions 27 Dec 2003, 02:35
Replies: 39
Views: 621
Posted By Mushroom
Re: I want my M T V .......

electric six - danger (high voltage) ;)
Forum: General Discussions 27 Dec 2003, 00:12
Replies: 48
Views: 929
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Red Dwarf

i really quite like "Justice" too though
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 25 Dec 2003, 15:15
Replies: 38
Views: 1,372
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Thoughts for Planetarion

PA needs to be a game people want to play with a system of generating revenue that's acceptable to the community and to possible newcomers. Obviously Jolt have a lot of say in what systems are...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Dec 2003, 04:32
Replies: 48
Views: 929
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Red Dwarf

"oh sir, you've got it in your jacket!"
Forum: General Discussions 25 Dec 2003, 04:30
Replies: 28
Views: 475
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas
Goodwill to all men. And women. And Bloomers.
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 25 Dec 2003, 01:54
Replies: 38
Views: 1,372
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Thoughts for Planetarion

I do have ideas for details, but details are where discussion is necessary.

Basic ideas that i believe in:


People with admin or similarly detailed access should forfeit being able to...
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 25 Dec 2003, 01:06
Replies: 38
Views: 1,372
Posted By Mushroom
Thoughts for Planetarion

When PA went pay to play, it was widely agreed that it was a decision to save the game. I don't doubt this for a minute. I believe one of the creators said that they could either keep it as free...
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 18 Dec 2003, 02:30
Replies: 127
Views: 5,904
Posted By Mushroom
Re: So what is PA Team now?

Nothing like putting a spin on things is there Parra? ;)
Nice to see PD hasn't changed...

I'm assured things are being coordinated. And i mean, you've got to admit, with any changes of this sort...
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 18 Dec 2003, 02:19
Replies: 127
Views: 5,904
Posted By Mushroom
Re: So what is PA Team now?

At this point i'm tempted to point out that forms of collective flat-level government in the past has failed miserably, but i'd probably get shouted at if i did.
Oh damn.
Anyway, i guess only time...
Forum: Departing PA Messages 18 Dec 2003, 02:13
Replies: 32
Views: 1,703
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Long roads, busy days, and hard decisions

Awww...
Was nice working with you when i did anyway, good luck with the future and all that!
Forum: General Discussions 18 Dec 2003, 02:11
Replies: 151
Views: 2,932
Posted By Mushroom
Re: LOTR - Return Of The King

Transsexuals i think is more accurate
remember, Gollum used to be a man! ;)
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 18 Dec 2003, 02:03
Replies: 127
Views: 5,904
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: General Discussions 18 Dec 2003, 02:01
Replies: 16
Views: 452
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Why do all the managers have supermod access?

It's not like the old days :(

-edit- incidentally, has anyone noticed a similarity between the development of PA management, and the political situation in Russia in the early 20th century?
First...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Dec 2003, 00:49
Replies: 16
Views: 474
Posted By Mushroom
Re: excuses for missing a lesson?

someone came late into a history lesson last week with the excuse that they were walking against the rain...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Dec 2003, 00:43
Replies: 17
A2
Views: 609
Posted By Mushroom
Re: A2

no, i'm a Red Dwarf fan
oh, and i don't personally have a problem with A2, but i am a tad biased in that respect ;)
Forum: General Discussions 18 Dec 2003, 00:39
Replies: 17
A2
Views: 609
Posted By Mushroom
Re: A2

horsey to king prawn
Forum: General Discussions 18 Dec 2003, 00:17
Replies: 151
Views: 2,932
Posted By Mushroom
Re: LOTR - Return Of The King

I thought it was a great film, except the ending, which they could have compressed into 10 minutes (or less) and kept the saruman scenes in.
But then again that would give people no reason to...
Forum: General Discussions 14 Dec 2003, 17:42
Replies: 18
Views: 469
Posted By Mushroom
Re: keiko

He's only a whale, no use blubbering about it ;)



(sorry, couldn't resist)
Forum: General Discussions 14 Dec 2003, 01:08
Replies: 40
Views: 616
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Finding The Perfect Revenge

you vindictive soandso you ;)
Forum: General Discussions 14 Dec 2003, 00:42
Replies: 28
Views: 604
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Hignfy

QED =/
'i'd rather beg!'
Forum: General Discussions 14 Dec 2003, 00:35
Replies: 28
Views: 604
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Hignfy

I think his avatar is a bad influence...
Forum: General Discussions 14 Dec 2003, 00:23
Replies: 28
Views: 604
Posted By Mushroom
Well, that gets my vote of the best episode of...

Well, that gets my vote of the best episode of HIGNFY ever.
"anyone for golf" :up:


edit: thanks mod type, i couldn't find this thread. then again, i didn't look too hard ;)
Forum: General Discussions 13 Dec 2003, 13:28
Replies: 13
Views: 453
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Avid Merrion was on the Jonathon Ross show last night

i must remind myself to watch HIGNFY - i missed it last night.
apparently Bojo asked why quad bikes are called quad bikes or something like that ;)
Forum: General Discussions 10 Dec 2003, 02:19
Replies: 30
Views: 630
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Jonny Wilkinson in Car Accident

i'm no rugby fan, but league is better than union anyway, so i don't really give a toss.
Forum: General Discussions 8 Dec 2003, 02:17
Replies: 17
Views: 499
Posted By Mushroom
Re: I think my HeadTeacher has been arrested

a teacher at my high school committed suicide the other year
that was a bit shocking

oh, and the headteacher there looks exactly like Keith Chegwin.
Forum: General Discussions 8 Dec 2003, 02:15
Replies: 52
Views: 1,021
Posted By Mushroom
Re: UK watchout!

Aww come on, it's not *that* bad here.
If it were, i'd object!
Forum: General Discussions 8 Dec 2003, 02:14
Replies: 13
Views: 405
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Although I hate to admit it

i'm sure you'd manage ok anyway ;)
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 8 Dec 2003, 02:13
Replies: 26
Views: 1,752
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Planetarion vs Jolt CS

so much for them running through November ;)
Forum: General Discussions 7 Dec 2003, 17:15
Replies: 52
Views: 1,021
Posted By Mushroom
Re: UK watchout!

That's a bit harsh!
Yorkshire's nice. It's got things to look at, places to go! And it's cheap ;)
Forum: General Discussions 7 Dec 2003, 16:05
Replies: 52
Views: 1,021
Posted By Mushroom
Re: UK watchout!

Come to Yorkshire!
We have chips. And puddings. And hills. And stuff.
...
Forum: General Discussions 5 Dec 2003, 17:29
Replies: 19
Views: 484
Posted By Mushroom
Re: 1984 is coming :-/

1984 is so like, 20 years ago!
(well, almost :p)
Forum: General Discussions 4 Dec 2003, 16:22
Replies: 27
Views: 505
Posted By Mushroom
Re: [Photoshop]We haven't had one for ages :(

i sincerely doubt it's a good idea
****** and the like would be posted, and that wouldn't be nice
Forum: General Discussions 4 Dec 2003, 15:53
Replies: 57
Views: 1,046
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Haiku's

i have bronchitis
chest feels like a toblerone
someone shoot me quick
Forum: General Discussions 3 Dec 2003, 21:11
Replies: 74
Views: 1,875
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Piercings

I dislike piercings in general. A piece of metal in the skin looks really disturbing and imho makes an attractive person kinda ugly :P
Forum: General Discussions 3 Dec 2003, 21:06
Replies: 52
Views: 1,334
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Normal things you can't do

i can't bring myself to drink alcohol at any speed necessary for it to have any effect, so i just don't bother most of the time.
Forum: General Discussions 29 Nov 2003, 17:17
Replies: 17
Views: 601
Posted By Mushroom
Re: What the flying...

I don't think that would be much better.
I do however have an urge to kick him. Hard.
Forum: General Discussions 29 Nov 2003, 17:08
Replies: 37
Views: 737
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Were anyones schooldays actually the best days of their life?

Were they bollocks.
Mind you, college isn't exactly better...
Forum: General Discussions 29 Nov 2003, 17:07
Replies: 32
Views: 726
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Sick ****pigs!!!

Cats roam. It's just what cats do!
Forum: General Discussions 29 Nov 2003, 17:03
Replies: 17
Views: 601
Posted By Mushroom
Re: What the flying...

it proves that manchester united supporters are pretty screwed up, if anything!
Forum: General Discussions 28 Nov 2003, 23:55
Replies: 99
Views: 1,965
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Blocking the EU constitution.

yeah, Rhode Island was a bitch*!

(* obviously not just Rhode Island, i'm just using that as a selective example of a state that was)
Forum: General Discussions 26 Nov 2003, 18:46
Replies: 27
Views: 612
Posted By Mushroom
Re: We Must Ban Swords!!!

Hahaha
Excellent.
Serves the bastards right for trying to rob a pensioner!
Forum: General Discussions 23 Nov 2003, 15:01
Replies: 7
Views: 485
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Caption this

one (http://laer.nu/captions/group2.php?text=ebg13Qbzrfgvp+Fpvrapr+Grnpuref+Pbasrerapr+2003), two (http://laer.nu/captions/hanging.php?text=ebg13Jneavat%21+Bireurnq+Tevaqre), and the customary...
Forum: General Discussions 21 Nov 2003, 14:37
Replies: 20
Views: 608
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Random Sam & Max quotes

Sam: There's an awfully large rasp attached to those keys

Max: Outta toilet paper?

oh 'twas a classic game :p
Forum: General Discussions 19 Nov 2003, 16:45
Replies: 39
Views: 844
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Swallowing

I've had flu this week, and while i've got rid of the fevery side of it, it's left me with a really bad sore throat and cough... those throat lozenges (with local anaesthetic) don't seem to help for...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Nov 2003, 16:38
Replies: 90
Views: 1,477
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: General Discussions 15 Nov 2003, 22:03
Replies: 23
Views: 798
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Help..Big IRC problem

right
it's probably waiting for the ident request to timeout
if you enable ident (i presume you're using mIRC) and then make sure the necessary port is forwarded on your router, it should accept...
Forum: General Discussions 15 Nov 2003, 02:22
Replies: 46
Views: 1,175
Posted By Mushroom
Re: What greater way to express British pride...

He makes sense though doesn't he.

"I'm going to go to a country i am unpopular in for having dragged them along with a costly war, and then meet some of the people that have most reason to hate...
Forum: General Discussions 14 Nov 2003, 02:51
Replies: 22
Views: 829
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Dutch Slave Mongers

First liberal country in europe?
That'll do for now.
Forum: General Discussions 12 Nov 2003, 13:00
Replies: 34
Views: 832
Posted By Mushroom
Re: What Bittorrent client should I download?

I use BT++ too... never had any problems with it myself.
Forum: General Discussions 9 Nov 2003, 17:20
Replies: 28
Views: 883
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Remembering your childhood*

Brio, Sticklebricks, Lego, Transformers, Micro Machines, Scalextrix, all that sorta stuff.
And building forts kinda rocked too.
Forum: General Discussions 9 Nov 2003, 16:15
Replies: 9
Views: 696
Posted By Mushroom
Oh dear holy god

Accrington Stanley 1 - 0 Huddersfield Town

We really are shit :(
Forum: General Discussions 8 Nov 2003, 00:50
Replies: 54
Views: 1,060
Posted By Mushroom
Re: What has Chuckles been up to?

sums it up? (http://www.allstylenocontent.com/images/charlie2_big.jpg)
Forum: General Discussions 7 Nov 2003, 23:24
Replies: 44
Views: 783
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Did you threaten to overrule him new tory leader!

yes (http://www.nosox.org/b3ta/leadership.jpg)
Forum: General Discussions 7 Nov 2003, 03:03
Replies: 54
Views: 1,060
Posted By Mushroom
Re: What has Chuckles been up to?

Probably something like:
"They should shoot the lot of them, bloody poofters! Where's my Scotch?"
Forum: General Discussions 7 Nov 2003, 03:01
Replies: 54
Views: 1,060
Posted By Mushroom
Re: What has Chuckles been up to?

'It was in The Sun, it must be true!' syndrome strikes again!
:rolleyes:
Forum: Departing PA Messages 5 Nov 2003, 01:51
Replies: 17
Views: 1,040
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The Time has Come

Sorry to see you go DL, but it's been a good few years! ;)
Take care & enjoy!
Forum: General Discussions 4 Nov 2003, 23:25
Replies: 46
Views: 912
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The most beautifull young guy EVER

doesn't he sing for placebo? ;)
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 2 Nov 2003, 15:34
Replies: 27
Views: 1,275
Posted By Mushroom
Re: As a Creator...

Fight! Fight! Fight! :p
Forum: General Discussions 31 Oct 2003, 23:15
Replies: 9
Views: 524
Posted By Mushroom
Re: but i am le tired.

'old'
(what's going on, eh?)
Forum: General Discussions 31 Oct 2003, 21:20
Replies: 37
Views: 952
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Google Takeover

I think that's what he said
"not #linux people"
Forum: General Discussions 31 Oct 2003, 21:19
Replies: 37
Views: 952
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Google Takeover

I'd stop using it if they put shitty popup ads all over it and made it generally commercial and crap, like 90% of MS's sites.
Forum: General Discussions 31 Oct 2003, 20:47
Replies: 4
Views: 490
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Norwegian Mafia ...

the strange thing is, that's not hard to understand.
Forum: General Discussions 31 Oct 2003, 18:48
Replies: 34
Views: 1,389
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Planetarion vs Jolt CS

i'll play if steam frames itself
Forum: General Discussions 30 Oct 2003, 19:04
Replies: 50
Views: 1,589
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The Gay O Meter

heh, it thinks act 1 of macbeth was written by a woman.
Forum: General Discussions 30 Oct 2003, 19:00
Replies: 50
Views: 1,589
Posted By Mushroom
Re: The Gay O Meter

It got it right!
Forum: General Discussions 30 Oct 2003, 03:35
Replies: 20
Views: 772
Posted By Mushroom
Re: why i'm never going to get the package from ashknight

I sent a postcard from the island of Zakynthos to England, 3 years ago.
It hasn't arrived yet...
Forum: General Discussions 30 Oct 2003, 01:50
Replies: 2
Views: 423
Posted By Mushroom
Re: kidney stones

i haven't but my dad has (and i hear they're hereditary. oh joy!) but apparently it IS like 'pissing razorblades'
oh what fun
Forum: General Discussions 30 Oct 2003, 01:39
Replies: 25
Views: 700
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Oh the shame

vote Monster Raving Loony.
what's the worst that could happen? :D
Forum: General Discussions 29 Oct 2003, 22:44
Replies: 5
Views: 461
Posted By Mushroom
Looking to the future

Wouldn't it be great? (http://www.nosox.org/b3ta/bbcnews4.png)

or a jpg for those whose file settings are crappy and think that .pngs are specifically macromedia fireworks files...
Forum: General Discussions 29 Oct 2003, 01:29
Replies: 36
Views: 958
Posted By Mushroom
Re: US elections

Go Mrs Clinton! :p
(but not in 2004, obviously)
Forum: General Discussions 29 Oct 2003, 01:01
Replies: 29
Views: 942
Posted By Mushroom
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 29 Oct 2003, 00:57
Replies: 144
Views: 4,318
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Should we ban quit threads

Remove the "delete account" button and ban quit threads!

Welcome to Planetarion! - You'll NEVER leave! :p
Forum: General Discussions 28 Oct 2003, 21:13
Replies: 4
Views: 435
Posted By Mushroom
Re: *cough* ramadan *cough*

I shouldn't have laughed at that :(
Forum: General Discussions 28 Oct 2003, 21:06
Replies: 9
Views: 520
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Kazaa Lite seems crap lately

i can't get DC++ to work, ergo i must be a dunce
Forum: General Discussions 28 Oct 2003, 21:00
Replies: 338
Views: 6,703
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Nutty bint

Ironically enough, if it had just been these two steps this wouldn't have happened ;)
Forum: General Discussions 28 Oct 2003, 20:03
Replies: 69
Views: 1,316
Posted By Mushroom
Re: IDS faces confidence vote

Incidentally has anyone seen the Michael Howard Newsnight footage from when he was home secretary?
"Did you threaten to overrule him?" :p
Forum: General Discussions 28 Oct 2003, 18:43
Replies: 69
Views: 1,316
Posted By Mushroom
Re: IDS faces confidence vote

IDS going is a bad thing.
The tories might have a chance in the next election now :(
Forum: General Discussions 27 Oct 2003, 16:50
Replies: 82
Views: 1,270
Posted By Mushroom
Re: 100 Scariest Moments

i still can't believe the video to Prodigy - Breathe was there at all!
Forum: Planetarion Discussions 27 Oct 2003, 13:38
Replies: 67
Views: 4,698
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Community Event: [HR] Woofage

And i thought i was the only one who thought... :D
Forum: General Discussions 25 Oct 2003, 22:56
Replies: 93
Views: 2,391
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Worst EVER sexual experience!

Yeah that's right, he's gay because he shags women! :rolleyes:
Forum: General Discussions 25 Oct 2003, 20:48
Replies: 93
Views: 2,391
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Worst EVER sexual experience!

Maybe so, i still have no basis to say though :p



!
Forum: General Discussions 25 Oct 2003, 01:05
Replies: 23
Views: 588
Posted By Mushroom
Re: New doctor who?

John McCririck was once hinted as the new Dr Who.
I think he'd be ace
Forum: General Discussions 25 Oct 2003, 01:04
Replies: 93
Views: 2,391
Posted By Mushroom
Re: Worst EVER sexual experience!

i guess the best thing about not having had any sexual experiences is not having had any bad sexual experiences...
or maybe not.
Forum: General Discussions 22 Oct 2003, 21:29
Replies: 25
Views: 759
Posted By Mushroom
Re: boys + viagra = bad

If she were, i think she'd have melted before she had chance to press charges...
Forum: General Discussions 22 Oct 2003, 21:28
Replies: 25
Views: 759
Posted By Mushroom
Re: boys + viagra = bad

maybe the woman in question was hydrophobic
Forum: General Discussions 22 Oct 2003, 21:14
Replies: 25
Views: 759
Posted By Mushroom
Re: boys + viagra = bad

Ok, so i lied too. I was probably 12.
And if shooting someone with a water pistol is assault...
I mean, if it went in her eye, i could understand it being a bit more serious, but it doesn't specify.
Forum: General Discussions 22 Oct 2003, 21:06
Replies: 25
Views: 759
Posted By Mushroom
Re: boys + viagra = bad

When i was 5, i shot my water pistol all over someone's car
i didn't get sued for criminal damage or anything!
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