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by Ashur
November 30, 2013, 10:53 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: College Football 2013
Replies: 9
Views: 5279

Re: College Football 2013

Very interesting day in college football. ;)
by Ashur
June 20, 2011, 12:47 am
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: SQL Server 2008 & LUN Cloning/Fracturing
Replies: 12
Views: 2129

Re: SQL Server 2008 & LUN Cloning/Fracturing

The problem w/ DB2 is the DB permissions are all tied up at the OS level, which is a right royal pain in the ass (depending upon how IDs are administered). That said, Unix stability is the win.
by Ashur
June 13, 2011, 11:46 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: ASoiaF - Game of Thrones - HBO -- Official News!
Replies: 247
Views: 45579

Re: ASoiaF - Game of Thrones - HBO -- Official News!

I got my wife reading these. She told me she's at the turning point of Book One...I say "Oh?". "Yes, King ROBERT just DIED!"

INDEED! Keep reading, my sweet!
by Ashur
June 2, 2011, 9:13 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: loose threads on the sweatervest
Replies: 29
Views: 10253

Re: loose threads on the sweatervest

I think the SEC championship game should be played in the snow.
by Ashur
June 2, 2011, 8:46 pm
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: SQL Server 2008 & LUN Cloning/Fracturing
Replies: 12
Views: 2129

Re: SQL Server 2008 & LUN Cloning/Fracturing

Talk to your storage architects about it... and move to Unix you nut!
by Ashur
May 30, 2011, 9:14 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: loose threads on the sweatervest
Replies: 29
Views: 10253

Re: loose threads on the sweatervest

Heard there was more Terrelle Pryor crap coming, cars etc... probably why he quit.
by Ashur
May 30, 2011, 1:41 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: loose threads on the sweatervest
Replies: 29
Views: 10253

Re: loose threads on the sweatervest

weak.
by Ashur
April 25, 2011, 9:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Earth Day!
Replies: 1
Views: 1036

Re: Happy Earth Day!

As mowing is hell, yes.
by Ashur
April 25, 2011, 7:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lawn Resurrection
Replies: 18
Views: 3756

Re: Lawn Resurrection

Fairweather Pure wrote:My yard is pretty shit right now too. The former owner had lawn service and the yard was absolutely beautiful 6 years ago. I take care of everything myself. The problem is that my time is limited, so if it is raining/wet during my free time, I have to mow or rake the leaves later.
:vv_yeahthat:
by Ashur
April 17, 2011, 2:08 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: Atlas Shrugged
Replies: 25
Views: 4718

Re: Atlas Shrugged

This should have been a period piece from when steel mills and railroads mattered... I'm disappointed to see this set in the present day.

Anyway, industrialism/capitalism makes for better boardgames than movies!
by Ashur
April 17, 2011, 1:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Greatest Cribbage Movie Ever Made
Replies: 5
Views: 1662

Re: The Greatest Cribbage Movie Ever Made

Needs more wimenz... ><
by Ashur
March 14, 2011, 3:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My First House!
Replies: 27
Views: 4377

Re: My First House!

Have you done a check for buried ancient Sebilisian Emperors or Golems yet? Also, next time you're there call out "CAMP CHECK!". There may be a group in the Kitchen you're unaware of.
by Ashur
March 2, 2011, 3:37 pm
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: New Video Card
Replies: 10
Views: 1856

Re: New Video Card

Thanks for the calculator! I used it and yeah, it wouldn't have been able to take even the 5850 on 300 watts, but it should be fine on a 400. It looks like it could even run the first card you recommended, but not sure I want to spend that much.
by Ashur
March 2, 2011, 3:07 pm
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: New Video Card
Replies: 10
Views: 1856

Re: New Video Card

1 SATA HDD 1 DVD/R Yeah, I know the card is super old. It was an entry level DX10 card when I bought the machine several years ago. You're also right that I should have been more specific about the budget - I was looking to spend about $100. Hah! Shows what I know! I just upgraded it from a 300 watt...
by Ashur
March 1, 2011, 3:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My First House!
Replies: 27
Views: 4377

Re: My First House!

Congrats Leezard Bungalow! I'd go with Old Sebilis basement decor versus New Sebilis main floor.
by Ashur
March 1, 2011, 2:48 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Charlie Sheen
Replies: 36
Views: 3966

Re: Charlie Sheen

He's hysterical, on-camera and off. +1 for Charlie
by Ashur
March 1, 2011, 1:43 pm
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: New Video Card
Replies: 10
Views: 1856

New Video Card

What's a good low/mid-level video card (cheap). I'm upgrading from an PCI-E ATI Radeon HD 2400XT. I just replaced the power supply in my old Gateway GT5662 Phenom and while I've got it open I may as well replace the video card while I have a little money. Not looking for the high end several hundred...
by Ashur
February 23, 2011, 6:28 pm
Forum: Everquest 2
Topic: Destiny of Velious
Replies: 12
Views: 4004

Re: Destiny of Velious

Does this mean the last expansion will move to the free-to-play version?
by Ashur
February 15, 2011, 11:13 am
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: The Human Centipede
Replies: 11
Views: 1779

Re: The Human Centipede

Now THAT is LOVE! rofl
by Ashur
February 15, 2011, 11:11 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Descent: Journeys in the Dark (board game)
Replies: 34
Views: 8355

Re: Descent: Journeys in the Dark (board game)

My unpainted miniatures are legion.
by Ashur
February 10, 2011, 10:09 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Egypt
Replies: 19
Views: 3013

Re: Egypt

I think it's pretty much over...
by Ashur
February 6, 2011, 9:36 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: This is the way the world ends...this is the way...
Replies: 6
Views: 1130

Re: This is the way the world ends...this is the way...

Concur w/ the Lizard. 1994 was pretty damn good. Casting especially.
by Ashur
February 6, 2011, 9:34 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: THOR
Replies: 75
Views: 16051

Re: THOR

Nice THOR commercial during Super bowl
by Ashur
February 6, 2011, 8:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I've been a vegetarian for two days.
Replies: 1230
Views: 238498

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

I love this topic. Not as much as the burger I just ate, but thanks for the entertaining posts.
by Ashur
February 6, 2011, 8:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Descent: Journeys in the Dark (board game)
Replies: 34
Views: 8355

Re: Descent: Journeys in the Dark (board game)

I game (board games/RPGs/CCGs once upon a time/ and even LAN games in the late 90s) with guys I mostly met in college and my brother. Repeat weekly and combine with annual pilgrimages to GenCon since about 1986. Spacehulk and games like this don't see much play in our world. We have about eleventy-b...
by Ashur
January 30, 2011, 4:59 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Interesting coincidence
Replies: 16
Views: 2450

Re: Interesting coincidence

Now THAT is an interesting coincidence!
by Ashur
January 27, 2011, 1:53 pm
Forum: Video Game General Discussion
Topic: Top 10 most disappointing games of 2010 (IGN)
Replies: 29
Views: 4186

Re: Top 10 most disappointing games of 2010 (IGN)

I need to shrink and step on people. It better be in there. Go Duke!
by Ashur
January 27, 2011, 1:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: GenCon Indy 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 1675

Re: GenCon Indy 2011

I'll give it a try this year, about the only staple location we hit is the Rock Bottom.
by Ashur
January 26, 2011, 8:54 pm
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: Backup/clone/hdd help! URGENT OMFG
Replies: 23
Views: 3398

Re: Backup/clone/hdd help! URGENT OMFG

Thank you.
by Ashur
January 26, 2011, 4:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: GenCon Indy 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 1675

Re: GenCon Indy 2011

Werd. I'm always intrigued by the giant grill over the place, but never stop in.
by Ashur
January 26, 2011, 4:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: GenCon Indy 2011
Replies: 6
Views: 1675

GenCon Indy 2011

I know it's early, but if anyone's heading to Indy for GenCon this year (Aug 4-7) let me know and maybe we can hook up for a game of something or a beer (or a game with beer!).
by Ashur
January 26, 2011, 4:07 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: NFL Playoffs
Replies: 73
Views: 24701

Re: NFL Playoffs

I'm unofficially declaring for the Steelers for next season.
by Ashur
January 26, 2011, 4:03 pm
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: Backup/clone/hdd help! URGENT OMFG
Replies: 23
Views: 3398

Re: Backup/clone/hdd help! URGENT OMFG

Aslanna wrote:Speaking of Acronis I think they also have a free version if you use a Western Digital drive.
Any details on that?
by Ashur
January 25, 2011, 6:54 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: NFL Playoffs
Replies: 73
Views: 24701

Re: NFL Playoffs

No. I've not been passionate about the NFL ever. The last time I got remotely excited was the last time the Bengals were in the playoffs. I wonder if I'm better off ignoring it and just being a Buckeyes fan. It gives me more time on Sundays.
by Ashur
January 25, 2011, 6:06 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: NFL Playoffs
Replies: 73
Views: 24701

Re: NFL Playoffs

Actually, I kind of like the Colts and kind of hate the Patriots... hrm. I'm thinking Colts or Steelers. I like the Colts fans when I'm in Indy for GenCon, but I'm more likely to find fellow Steelers fans in Columbus.
by Ashur
January 25, 2011, 4:47 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: NFL Playoffs
Replies: 73
Views: 24701

Re: NFL Playoffs

This just in! I officially give up on the Bengals (I know they weren't in the playoffs, just let me have my little rant and I'll disappear). I wash my hands of them. I shall pick a new team at some point in the future when I can bring myself to care about Pro Football again. In the meantime, Go Stee...
by Ashur
January 25, 2011, 4:40 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Sports fanatics as bad as religious fanatics
Replies: 11
Views: 1700

Re: Sports fanatics as bad as religious fanatics

Sounds like he was fired for sour grapes and the whole "promotions" thing was brought up after the fact to cover the manager's ass... just like the "My dead grandmother was a Packer's fan" was to justify his own idiocy at not removing a tie after being told he would be fired if he didn't. Idiots, bo...
by Ashur
January 21, 2011, 3:03 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Airman gets 8 years in prison in HIV exposure case
Replies: 14
Views: 2214

Re: Airman gets 8 years in prison in HIV exposure case

Sylvus wrote:He was convicted on counts of adultery and indecent acts for having sex in front of others? Those must be military crimes?
UCMJ, yep.
by Ashur
January 19, 2011, 5:33 pm
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: iPad/iPhone Apps
Replies: 46
Views: 14991

Re: iPad/iPhone Apps

Image
by Ashur
January 19, 2011, 5:16 pm
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: Security Plus
Replies: 41
Views: 6923

Re: Security Plus

Enjoy the job and try not to pass anything important off to Wikileaks. ;)
by Ashur
January 19, 2011, 4:18 pm
Forum: Computers/Technology
Topic: Laptop time
Replies: 14
Views: 2017

Re: Laptop time

I work in an application development shop and all the really smart technologists have macbooks and love them. They don't ooze smugness. They just hate instability. I tried to get my wife one last time she was due for a new system, but she refused and still makes me support her windows Vista notebook...
by Ashur
December 15, 2010, 12:03 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: college football 2010
Replies: 74
Views: 21888

Re: college football 2010

Sylvus wrote:I would have much preferred they just go with East and West or something (even though they aren't split on purely geographical lines). Hopefully someone will realize what a poor decision this was and change it before it's too late.
:vv_yeahthat:
by Ashur
December 15, 2010, 11:59 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Cloud Computing - Because there's a sucker born every minute
Replies: 14
Views: 2062

Re: Cloud Computing - Because there's a sucker born every minute

Aslanna wrote:I laugh every time I see that Microsoft commercial.. "To the cloud!"
Ha! So do I. I'm thinking about my wife's next laptop having Chrome OS on it so she can't install crap (and subsequently fuck up) the OSI. I'll sell it to her as being an advanced cloud computer. ;D
by Ashur
December 15, 2010, 11:59 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Cloud Computing - Because there's a sucker born every minute
Replies: 14
Views: 2062

Re: Cloud Computing - Because there's a sucker born every minute

Aslanna wrote:I laugh every time I see that Microsoft commercial.. "To the cloud!"
Ha! So do I. I'm thinking about my wife's next laptop having Chrome OS on it so she can't install crap (and subsequently fuck up) the OSI. I'll sell it to her as being an advanced cloud computer. ;D
by Ashur
December 13, 2010, 5:35 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: The Hobbit
Replies: 20
Views: 3885

Re: The Hobbit

Thread necromancy time! http://www.guardian.co.uk/film/2010/dec/08/peter-jackson-cate-blanchett-hobbit Seems they are planning to show us the White Council vs the Necromancer/Sauron in Dul Guldor/Mirkwood stuff as part of The Hobbit movies (remember when Gandalf runs off after dropping them off at M...
by Ashur
December 13, 2010, 5:27 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: college football 2010
Replies: 74
Views: 21888

Re: college football 2010

That seems to be the universal feedback, Kluden.
by Ashur
December 13, 2010, 4:13 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: college football 2010
Replies: 74
Views: 21888

Re: college football 2010

New Big Ten logo/division names

http://www.bigten.org/newlogo/

Terrible!
by Ashur
December 8, 2010, 2:07 pm
Forum: Movies/DVD/TV
Topic: The Walking Dead
Replies: 269
Views: 66452

Re: The Walking Dead

I enjoyed the series, but Comic > TV so far.

(missing 75-78 btw...)
by Ashur
November 24, 2010, 2:06 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: North Korea
Replies: 69
Views: 16864

Re: North Korea

Nutball
by Ashur
September 13, 2010, 6:13 pm
Forum: Everquest 2
Topic: EQ2 Extended
Replies: 7
Views: 2698

Re: EQ2 Extended

Found out the other night that with the free (Bronze) membership not only can't you sell via the broker, but you can't even buy from another player's display case. I guess I will take up woodworking to bet a bigger box to carry stuff in, hah!