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Astronomers Discover Largest Structure In the Universe

ExKoopaTroopa yo mama ... (143 comments)

Cue the yo mama jokes

about a year ago

UN Says: Why Not Eat More Insects?

ExKoopaTroopa Re:Why not Zoidberg? (626 comments)

I agree, crustaceans are actually gross-looking and delicious, but you don't usually eat the external shell

about a year and a half ago

Google Reader Being Retired

ExKoopaTroopa Re:Lots of alternatives (386 comments)

Fast, lean, and syncs seamlessly accross all your devices. That's all you need for a killer app

about 2 years ago

Ukrainian Attack Dolphins Are On the Loose

ExKoopaTroopa all they need is lasers ... (99 comments)

dolphins with frikin lasers attached to their head

about 2 years ago

Tom's Hardware Dissects Ubuntu 11.4's Interface and Performance

ExKoopaTroopa give Canonical a chance for changing things up (272 comments)

( sorry for repeat, did not mean to post as anon ) I consider myself to be a power user ( been running Ubuntu since dapper, installed and run it on many desktops, laptops, netbooks and even a few servers ), and am a developer by trade. I was highly skeptical at first, ready to switch to Mint when I first heard that Unity was going to be the default, but just like the "window buttons on the left-gate" of the previous version I was willing to give Canonical a chance. I'll admit the first hours were an exercise in frustration, mostly due to having to unlearn many old habits. The one thing I did to alleviate that frustration was to prevent the launcher from auto-hiding. After a couple of days of daily use I realised that it had clicked for me, and now I wouldn't go back. Looking forward to see more possibilities of customisation in the future, but as is, I find that Unity really works.

more than 3 years ago

Father of the CD, Norio Ohga, Dead At 81

ExKoopaTroopa RIP... (180 comments)

burning done

more than 3 years ago

Your Face Will Soon Be In Facebook Ads

ExKoopaTroopa Re:Or.. (344 comments)

"if it's free, you are the product"

about 4 years ago

Saboteur Launch Plagued By Problems With ATI Cards

ExKoopaTroopa Re:Saboteur, hey? (230 comments)

I also had enough of this sort of bugs, so I gave up on PC gaming, bought an Xbox and have never stopped playing since

more than 5 years ago

Largest-Known Planet Befuddles Scientists

ExKoopaTroopa Re:Language is a funny thing (385 comments)

Beware the pedant brigade ... Although your interpretation is correct, as a French speaker I will add that "fort" has other meanings, including indicating a person has a large build ("il est assez fort" ~= "he is quite large", but depending on the context it could mean "he is quite strong"). This would be even more appropriate, however the whole joke falls flat because in French a "four" is an oven

more than 7 years ago


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