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Kepler Spacecraft Finds System With Multiple Planets Transiting the Star

Alcohol Fueled Re:cheap replica handbag (136 comments)

It's not a purse, it's a satchel. Indiana Jones wears one.

more than 4 years ago
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Foursquare-Style Checking In For Couch Potatoes

Alcohol Fueled Massive market (86 comments)

"— they eat, they sleep and they watch TV,' [Miso's CEO, Somrat Niyogi said.] 'We think the market is massive."

Possible translation? "lolfat"

more than 4 years ago
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Convicted NY Drunk Drivers Need Ignition Interlocks

Alcohol Fueled Username (911 comments)

I promise that even with my username, I am not one of those insane drinkers and drivers. :)

more than 4 years ago
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The REX Robotic Exoskeleton

Alcohol Fueled Metal Gear Solid (53 comments)

If I ever need one of these, I'm getting one and naming it Metal Gear.

more than 4 years ago
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SETI Is 50 Years Old; No Sign of ET

Alcohol Fueled Re:Fermi Paradox anyone?? (454 comments)

Whatever the plural of millennium is?

Millennia.

more than 4 years ago
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US To Build Nuclear Power Plants

Alcohol Fueled Re:finally (622 comments)

"If all of the electricity you used in your lifetime was nuclear, the amount of waste that would be added up would fit in a Coke can." That's from Steward Brand. I was curious about that fact after reading your post, so poked around on Google and found his TED speech here, with interactive transcript.

more than 4 years ago
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Breaking the Squid Barrier

Alcohol Fueled Re:Only live prey? (126 comments)

When I hear "giant squid," I think of a... giant squid. Per Wikipedia: "Giant squid can grow to a tremendous size: recent estimates put the maximum size at 13 metres (43 ft) for females and 10 metres (33 ft) for males from caudal fin to the tip of the two long tentacles (second only to the colossal squid at an estimated 14 metres (46 ft), one of the largest living organisms)."

more than 4 years ago
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Texas Textbooks Battle Is Actually an American War

Alcohol Fueled George Carlin said it best: (1252 comments)

"Thou shalt keep thy religion to thyself."

more than 4 years ago
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Europe's LHC To Run At Half-Energy Through 2011

Alcohol Fueled Re:Where is the Outrage... (194 comments)

I think you misunderstand how larger government woks projects are run, and why.

Not if he's Chinese.

more than 4 years ago
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Unofficial Qt Environment (and Sudoku) For the Kindle

Alcohol Fueled Re:sudOkU (36 comments)

Sadly it's even spelled right in the fucking summary.

more than 4 years ago
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Skydiver To Break Sound Barrier During Free-Fall

Alcohol Fueled Re:golfer (311 comments)

Hahaha. Thanks for the laugh, good sir.

more than 4 years ago
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Brain of Patient H.M. Being Sliced, Streamed Live

Alcohol Fueled Exactly how long? (199 comments)

Summary: "... is expected to last approximately 30 hours."
Then from the page: "We are going to cut through the entire brain over the next 50 hours."

Glad we've got our time frames together.

more than 4 years ago
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Two Earth-Sized Bodies With Oxygen-Rich Atmospheres

Alcohol Fueled Re:The TOW-TURE truck: (111 comments)

hmmmm perhaps i am :)

more than 4 years ago
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NASA's LCROSS Mission Proves Lunar Ice Suspicions

Alcohol Fueled Re:Alright... (177 comments)

I, for one, welcome our new drunken Moon landing alien overlords. :)?

more than 4 years ago
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Fujitsu's Latest Mobile Phone Splits In Two

Alcohol Fueled Re:Interesting idea, but how far are they taking i (140 comments)

"If using the keyboard half of the phone to make or receive a call it's possible to use the top half of the display to, for example, check e-mail or take a picture." It seems like if you can check email while making a call, texting while on a call shouldn't be that much different.

more than 4 years ago
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Fujitsu's Latest Mobile Phone Splits In Two

Alcohol Fueled Projector? (140 comments)

From TFA: "Fujitsu also plans to offer an optional projector unit that can be clipped onto the bottom of the phone in place of the keyboard to project images on a nearby flat surface." Really? Doesn't this seem a bit much for a phone? Or is there a demand I don't know about to have a projector on your phone? I guess it *could* be useful for someone making a presentation of some sort, but I'd think a computer or an actual projector would be better..

more than 4 years ago
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Future Blu-ray Movies To Come With Playable Game Demos

Alcohol Fueled Re:I can't wait... (170 comments)

Well if you can trip people up with it, then hey. I ain't gonna stop ya. Might hurt though. :P

more than 4 years ago
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Future Blu-ray Movies To Come With Playable Game Demos

Alcohol Fueled Re:alternatively... (170 comments)

Or at least a part of Netflix on PS3 sometime in the future. I don't think it'd be that hard to add Blu-ray quality movies to the online queue. The only issue that might stop it from happening would be the bandwidth needed to transfer a Blu-ray quality movie.

more than 4 years ago

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Top 10 Internet Moments of the Decade

Alcohol Fueled Alcohol Fueled writes  |  more than 4 years ago

Alcohol Fueled (603402) writes "From Napster to Wikipedia, to Google and Craigslist, the Internet has had its share of big moments. CNN has a chronological list of them, courtesy of the Webby Awards. The events are not listed by any sense of importance because David-Michel Davies, the executive director of the Webby Awards, says "that depends on who you are and what you're interested in." What are some other Internet moments of the decade that you'd consider important, that perhaps didn't make their list?"
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