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by Drolgin Steingrinder
February 20, 2016, 3:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bunch of crap thread
Replies: 472
Views: 174038

Re: Bunch of crap thread

What about now? You fuckers still alive now?
by Drolgin Steingrinder
October 16, 2015, 5:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bunch of crap thread
Replies: 472
Views: 174038

Re: Bunch of crap thread

Christ, you fuckers still alive?
by Drolgin Steingrinder
July 2, 2012, 6:14 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: Euro 2012
Replies: 19
Views: 6668

Re: Euro 2012

Yeah, Mario 'why always me?' Balotelli is definitely fun to watch. I'm waiting for Pirlo's skills to start dropping. He's...33ish?...yet his footwork is still super-smooth. I fully accept the fact that Italy beat Germany this week. It's what they effin' do :( I just can't bring myself to watch Spai...
by Drolgin Steingrinder
June 30, 2012, 5:02 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Euro 2012
Replies: 19
Views: 6668

Re: Euro 2012

For some strange reason, the Italian team has been growing on me. For the first time ever, I'm actually liking them. Balotelli is hilarious and awesome, Pirlo is awesome and awesome and awesome and looks like Taylor Negron and for once they haven't once played for a draw!
by Drolgin Steingrinder
June 28, 2012, 4:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: In the past 10 years I....
Replies: 8
Views: 1983

Re: In the past 10 years I....

lost all of my savings
gained 15 lbs
lost my Dad and two friends to cancer
gained a niece
moved four times
drank less and less
by Drolgin Steingrinder
June 19, 2012, 6:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Off to Sweden in August!
Replies: 21
Views: 6168

Re: Off to Sweden in August!

Shrimp salad. They fuckin' drown 'em in that shit. I seen 'em do it.
by Drolgin Steingrinder
June 14, 2012, 3:38 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: North Carolina in attempt at legislating reality away
Replies: 3
Views: 847

North Carolina in attempt at legislating reality away

That is, the meter or so of sea level rise predicted for the NC Coastal Resources Commission by a state-appointed board of scientists is extremely inconvenient for counties along the coast. So the NC-20 types have decided that we can escape sea level rise – in North Carolina, anyhow – by making it ...
by Drolgin Steingrinder
May 19, 2012, 5:55 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: haha @ boog and bayern
Replies: 146
Views: 64995

Re: haha @ boog and bayern

So far, the team that can't hit a fucking corner or score on a penalty... (13 mins into overtime)
by Drolgin Steingrinder
May 16, 2012, 4:19 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Obama...the arrogant douchebag of the century
Replies: 21
Views: 2428

Re: Obama...the arrogant douchebag of the century

http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2012/05/16/white-house-under-fire-for-adding-obama-policy-plugs-to-past-presidents-bios/ The Obama White House is drawing ridicule for appending the official online biographies of nearly every president over the last century in order to link President Obama's accompl...
by Drolgin Steingrinder
May 15, 2012, 3:50 pm
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: Ivy Bridge Upgrade Thread
Replies: 66
Views: 23919

Re: Ivy Bridge Upgrade Thread

Dunno! and shit!

Storagewise I'm okay (except maybe for a system drive, but I could always upgrade to a SSD at some later point). I'm guessing I'd need at least an i5 of some kind? I could probably keep the case, but that's all - the psu is ancient, as is mobo, vid card and processor.
by Drolgin Steingrinder
May 15, 2012, 2:20 pm
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: Ivy Bridge Upgrade Thread
Replies: 66
Views: 23919

Re: Ivy Bridge Upgrade Thread

What would be the cheapest build that could run, oh let's say just hypothetically, Diablo 3?

I can't really afford spending money on an upgrade, but really it's been years and years.
by Drolgin Steingrinder
May 14, 2012, 10:21 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: haha @ boog and bayern
Replies: 146
Views: 64995

Re: haha @ boog and bayern

so how did that go? :D

(still going to be rooting for Bayern for the CL, but that's because Chelsea are even more insufferably smug bastards! and because, admittedly, Bayern played a heck of a campaign)
by Drolgin Steingrinder
May 11, 2012, 3:25 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: The Avengers
Replies: 125
Views: 54216

Re: The Avengers

my bad.
by Drolgin Steingrinder
May 11, 2012, 5:01 am
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: The Avengers
Replies: 125
Views: 54216

Re: The Avengers

Winnow wrote:
Wtf? Scarlet Witch was originally part of the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants. She wasnt' even close to being a founding member of the Avengers. Captain America came around in issue #4.
Scarlet Witch was in Avengers before the Brotherhood, in fact.
by Drolgin Steingrinder
April 19, 2012, 7:11 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Jailtime for trolling in Arizona
Replies: 11
Views: 1598

Re: Jailtime for trolling in Arizona

Arizona: The person that Harry belongs to.
by Drolgin Steingrinder
April 19, 2012, 6:13 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: 80+ Shot dead in Norway and no post?
Replies: 147
Views: 23360

Re: 80+ Shot dead in Norway and no post?

A majority of Europeans support capital punishment. Show me numbers? Whackos like this guy want to die to fulfill their martyr complex, and Brevik would probably become such because skinheads are stupid and there's a shortage of white people who feel so oppressed that they do shit like this. Exactl...
by Drolgin Steingrinder
April 18, 2012, 11:24 am
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: The Hunger Games
Replies: 66
Views: 11724

Re: The Hunger Games

Canelek wrote:The only movie I can think of that Cinema Verite (shakycam) works in is [Rec].
Cinéma vérité and shaky cam aren't necessarily related!
by Drolgin Steingrinder
April 17, 2012, 6:54 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: The Hunger Games
Replies: 66
Views: 11724

Re: The Hunger Games

This movie was really poor. I realize I'm not the target audience, but despite the worldwide Hunger Games psychosis, it was shit. Semi-interesting setup with potential (ignoring the obvious Battle Royale-rip off), poorly executed. We could have had an interesting dystopic vision with a spin on the r...
by Drolgin Steingrinder
March 23, 2012, 10:20 am
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: John Carter
Replies: 10
Views: 1568

Re: John Carter

They did zero marketing of the movie over here apart from standees and posters in the theatres. The film is a lot of could have beens - it's just not good enough. It's both too long and too impatiently crammed with details. It could have been a lot better as two 1 hr 30 films than as the one 2hr 12 ...
by Drolgin Steingrinder
March 11, 2012, 7:40 pm
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: Best place to buy Apple laptop?
Replies: 16
Views: 2293

Re: Best place to buy Apple laptop?

Whether it's the Air or the Pro, there seems to be a good case for waiting a little: http://www.macrumors.com/2012/02/29/thinner-macbook-pro-models-in-13-inch-and-15-inch-sizes-coming-in-april/ Rumors as of yet, but even if it's "just" an upgrade to ivy bridge, the boost in onboard graphics could ma...
by Drolgin Steingrinder
March 11, 2012, 11:47 am
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: Best place to buy Apple laptop?
Replies: 16
Views: 2293

Re: Best place to buy Apple laptop?

Spang wrote:Also, I wouldn't get a MacBook Air.
That's a thorough and well thought-out argument. Thanks.
by Drolgin Steingrinder
March 9, 2012, 8:17 pm
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: Best place to buy Apple laptop?
Replies: 16
Views: 2293

Re: Best place to buy Apple laptop?

Wait.

When they roll out the new Macbook Airs in a few months, you might be able to grab one of the current models at a lower price.
by Drolgin Steingrinder
January 30, 2012, 4:37 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: Hobbit Trailer
Replies: 62
Views: 13244

Re: Hobbit Trailer

Spang, so we are suppose to keep making movies using old technology used in the 1920s? How does anyone progress? You should still be using black and white then. Fucking tool. I never said that a movie couldn't be shot at a frame rate other than 24, but if you want your film to have that film look, ...
by Drolgin Steingrinder
January 21, 2012, 6:42 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: Prometheus
Replies: 6
Views: 1082

Re: Prometheus

This is on my "excited but extremely worried about"-list. Scott hasn't exactly been on a winning streak.
by Drolgin Steingrinder
January 17, 2012, 6:53 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: The Last Airbender
Replies: 20
Views: 2317

Re: The Last Airbender

You know what, I don't agree with your premise, Winnow. Why would you dumb stuff down just because the target audience is kids? Here's a secret: Kids are fucking awesome at dramaturgy. They know exactly how stories are supposed to work, and while they might be better than adults at ignoring shitty a...
by Drolgin Steingrinder
January 15, 2012, 7:28 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: The Last Airbender
Replies: 20
Views: 2317

Re: The Last Airbender

This film is an absolute piece of shit. Non-existing plot, talentless acting & directing, so-so effects. Not worth the cost of the pirating. e: "if you think of it as a movie made for teens"? What? It's still shit, whether it's made for teens or toddlers or geriatrics or only for fans of Borat. Shit...
by Drolgin Steingrinder
January 13, 2012, 6:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Post something good from youtube!
Replies: 454
Views: 124155

Re: Post something good from youtube!

You all know Viggo Mortensen is Danish, right? Well, this guy wants to be the next...something.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z25UAqmsaas
by Drolgin Steingrinder
January 8, 2012, 4:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I've been a vegetarian for two days.
Replies: 1230
Views: 236779

Re: I've been a vegetarian for two days.

Aabidano wrote: When you try to justify the moral decision via all sorts of farcical aquatic ceremonies is where you trip yourself up.
I laughed!
by Drolgin Steingrinder
December 22, 2011, 10:24 am
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: Hobbit Trailer
Replies: 62
Views: 13244

Re: Hobbit Trailer

God, I hope they improve the effects in final post. The greenscreen backgrounds are just as fake-HDR-looking as they were in LOTR. They were okay back then, but I think effects work has improved enough over the past 10 years that we can expect better.
by Drolgin Steingrinder
December 21, 2011, 9:58 pm
Forum: Video Game General Discussion
Topic: 7 most elaborate dick moves in online gaming history
Replies: 23
Views: 3829

Re: 7 most elaborate dick moves in online gaming history

Eve Online should have won with this story. Instead it wasn't even mentioned! It was all legal within the game rules too! Quote: EVE Online had its biggest mutiny in history. ShackNews has reported: "In what may be the most significant case of in-game espionage in history, one of the largest guild ...
by Drolgin Steingrinder
December 14, 2011, 12:03 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Which sex is worse behind the wheel?
Replies: 76
Views: 13020

Re: Which sex is worse behind the wheel?

To get a license here in Denmark, a half-day track course in slippery conditions is mandatory. I actually think a biannual refresher course should be, as well. And no, faster isn't safer. Faster means less reaction time, longer break length, less margin of error, greater chance of spinning out and l...
by Drolgin Steingrinder
December 13, 2011, 10:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I've been a vegetarian for two days.
Replies: 1230
Views: 236779

Re: I've been a vegetarian for two days.

The number of salmonella cases and other such things would plummet. Also, the number of animals tortured and slaughtered each year would plummet. How do you figure that? My guess is A would increase initially at least and B would remain reasonably steady once the distribution system adjusted itself...
by Drolgin Steingrinder
December 13, 2011, 2:40 pm
Forum: Consoles
Topic: Skyrim: PC, 360, PS3
Replies: 153
Views: 28350

Re: Skyrim: PC, 360, PS3

Slider difficulty at max.
by Drolgin Steingrinder
December 13, 2011, 10:49 am
Forum: Consoles
Topic: Skyrim: PC, 360, PS3
Replies: 153
Views: 28350

Re: Skyrim: PC, 360, PS3

I think I outleveled the game. There really isn't much of a challenge when you can four-shot an elder dragon without sneak. Maybe I should come up with weird rules from now on... "You can only use conjuration magic on this quest" or something.
by Drolgin Steingrinder
December 10, 2011, 12:06 am
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: Headphones - earbud style
Replies: 5
Views: 1096

Re: Headphones - earbud style

<$50 might be tricky for good sound as well, although Altec Lansing BackBeat sounded pretty good. If you can swing $76 instead, go for these - http://www.amazon.com/Klipsch-IMAGE-S4- ... 259&sr=1-2
by Drolgin Steingrinder
December 9, 2011, 11:23 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: 80+ Shot dead in Norway and no post?
Replies: 147
Views: 23360

Re: 80+ Shot dead in Norway and no post?

Going the psych route means he can be held in custody indefinitely. If he were to get a conviction, he'd be out in 16 years max (no back to back sentencing). Psych also means curtailing (some of) his rights - they can block him from communications with the outside world etc. It's probably also the b...
by Drolgin Steingrinder
December 7, 2011, 9:44 pm
Forum: Consoles
Topic: Skyrim: PC, 360, PS3
Replies: 153
Views: 28350

Re: Skyrim: PC, 360, PS3

Find merchants that are also trainers. At higher levels, that should fill up their cash reserves quickly.
by Drolgin Steingrinder
December 7, 2011, 9:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I've been a vegetarian for two days.
Replies: 1230
Views: 236779

Re: I've been a vegetarian for two days.

Hey Dorfgin, you're a fancy Euro-lad, so let me ask you... What wine would you pair with cloned mammoth steak? :D Well, if we assume that mammoth would taste similar to elephant, then it'd be somewhat gamey and a lot sweeter than, say, beef. Going too heavy on the tannins wouldn't work (Cab Sauv), ...
by Drolgin Steingrinder
December 7, 2011, 1:30 pm
Forum: Consoles
Topic: Skyrim: PC, 360, PS3
Replies: 153
Views: 28350

Re: Skyrim: PC, 360, PS3

The biggest problem now is finding merchants with enough monies.
by Drolgin Steingrinder
December 7, 2011, 7:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I've been a vegetarian for two days.
Replies: 1230
Views: 236779

Re: I've been a vegetarian for two days.

Spang wrote: your arguments
Spang wrote: fucking retarded.
Me wrote: lolpotkettle
by Drolgin Steingrinder
December 7, 2011, 7:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dec 6: National Public Pooping Day (Denmark)
Replies: 3
Views: 1204

Re: Dec 6: National Public Pooping Day (Denmark)

You live, you learn.

I'll take the opportunity to be an asshole for the rest of the day.
by Drolgin Steingrinder
December 6, 2011, 8:25 pm
Forum: Consoles
Topic: Skyrim: PC, 360, PS3
Replies: 153
Views: 28350

Re: Skyrim: PC, 360, PS3

If you want to break things further, enchant iron daggers with Banish. They sell for 700+ a piece, regardless of # of charges.
by Drolgin Steingrinder
December 4, 2011, 9:00 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: Euro 2012
Replies: 19
Views: 6668

Re: Euro 2012

Only way that draw could have been worse would be if we'd gotten Spain instead of the Netherlands. Oh well. It's not impossible - we've done really well against Portugal lately, and we tend to be a good tournament team. Drawing against the Dutch isn't impossible, and with a win against Portugal and ...
by Drolgin Steingrinder
November 3, 2011, 12:20 pm
Forum: Culinary Delights
Topic: Canno's 'Dead Guy' Chilli Redux
Replies: 30
Views: 9678

Re: Canno's 'Dead Guy' Chilli Redux

Made a bastard version of this using whole beef shoulder (torn up using forks after cooking was done), leaving out the tomatoes and subbing some of the chiles for other types (I like the smoky note of chipotles and I had some at hand). After 7 hours under lid in the oven, it was glorious. Just the t...
by Drolgin Steingrinder
October 24, 2011, 2:39 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Occupy Wall Street Protests
Replies: 134
Views: 18131

Re: Occupy Wall Street Protests

I thought this was a pretty good read: http://persephonemagazine.com/2011/10/dont-even-get-me-started-mythical-bootstraps-college-student/ Two big problems underlie this Facebook photo sharing campaign: 1) If people want to believe something is true, they often will, even when the belief is baseless...
by Drolgin Steingrinder
October 17, 2011, 11:28 am
Forum: Audiophilia
Topic: Lyrics you have butchered
Replies: 10
Views: 3039

Re: Lyrics you have butchered

Chidoro wrote:Elton John Tiny Dancer

hold me closer tiny dancer
count he headlights on the highway
blah blah blah blah bla bla blah blah
blah blah blah blah seize the day

still worble through that damn tune
Hold me closer, Tony Danza.
by Drolgin Steingrinder
October 16, 2011, 5:01 pm
Forum: Culinary Delights
Topic: Canno's 'Dead Guy' Chilli Redux
Replies: 30
Views: 9678

Re: Canno's 'Dead Guy' Chilli Redux

I've got a ton of tiny orange habaneros on my plant now, I think this may prove a worthy receptacle!
by Drolgin Steingrinder
October 12, 2011, 8:23 am
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: Drive (2011)
Replies: 9
Views: 1497

Re: Drive (2011)

I can think of the first 20 movie trailers that deserve a suit long, long, LONG before Drive (which was pretty damn cool).
by Drolgin Steingrinder
September 30, 2011, 11:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I've been a vegetarian for two days.
Replies: 1230
Views: 236779

Re: I've been a vegetarian for two days.

quoting Tim Minchin: Hmm that's a good point, let me think for a bit Oh wait, my mistake, that's absolute bullshit. Science adjusts its views based on what's observed Faith is the denial of observation so that belief can be preserved. If you show me That, say, homeopathy works, Then I will change my...