×

Welcome to the Slashdot Beta site -- learn more here. Use the link in the footer or click here to return to the Classic version of Slashdot.

Thank you!

Before you choose to head back to the Classic look of the site, we'd appreciate it if you share your thoughts on the Beta; your feedback is what drives our ongoing development.

Beta is different and we value you taking the time to try it out. Please take a look at the changes we've made in Beta and  learn more about it. Thanks for reading, and for making the site better!

Comments

top

Pro-Vaccination Efforts May Be Scaring Wary Parents From Shots

Opie812 it's not the science (482 comments)

It sounds like your issue is with marketing. Not science.

about a month and a half ago
top

Facebook Comment Prompts Arrests In Cyberbullying Suicide Case

Opie812 Re:And I blame my parents (734 comments)

"Luckily, my parents granted me with the mental fortitude and tools to survive"

How did they do this? I have a toddler and want to prepare him for this kind of stuff. Any insight would be appreciated. When I was a kid, I was never bullied, nor a bully. I saw it going on, but didn't do anything to stop it.

about 6 months ago
top

Facebook Silently Removes Ability To Download Your Posts

Opie812 Re:I would ahve got a frosty (229 comments)

You gots to pay for that privilege. (IIRC)

about 10 months ago
top

Witness In Secret WikiLeaks Grand Jury Hearing Posts Transcript of Questioning

Opie812 Re:Contempt of Court? (184 comments)

We have the last 50 years of spiderman comics and movies as proof!

about 2 years ago
top

Nukes Are "The Only Peacekeeping Weapons the World Has Ever Known," Says Waltz

Opie812 Re:More data needed. (707 comments)

The only open question is about the frequency.

I'd say, that'd be about 1.

about 2 years ago
top

Was .NET All a Mistake?

Opie812 Re:Was this article all a mistake? (688 comments)

LOL. Eclipse sucks ASS compared to Visual Studo in every possible way. Microsoft did the IDE right.

more than 2 years ago
top

Was .NET All a Mistake?

Opie812 Re:Was this article all a mistake? (688 comments)

I agree with your comment. Right tool for the job and all that.

This always makes me laugh though:

And trust me you are not the only person on this site that applies a religious devotion to the tools they swear are the penultimate language development tool or operating system ever invented.

penultimate means 'next to last'. I always get a chuckle when people use it to mean something like 'super ultimate'.

more than 2 years ago
top

Roundabout Revolution Sweeping US

Opie812 Re:Wow.... (1173 comments)

Especially with 18 wheelers, where, right or wrong, if I get in an accident with them, I lose bigtime

HaHa.

Reminds me of what my dad used to say to me: Better to be let them "win" and be alive than you "win" but be dead.

more than 2 years ago
top

Sony Running Unpatched Servers With No Firewall

Opie812 Re:Criminal Negligence? (306 comments)

eaten?

You want to eat Sony Server admins?

more than 2 years ago
top

Osama Bin Laden Reported Dead, Body In US Hands

Opie812 Re:Oh goody, another ten years then (1855 comments)

Don't follow the news much do you?

I'm sure there's a few people in London and Madrid that might disagree with you.

more than 2 years ago
top

LHC, CERN Has Found the Hugs Boson

Opie812 Re:There's really no point... (86 comments)

no kidding. April Fools day is the worst day for slashdot. One or two articles might be funny, but for a whole day? How am I to pass the time at work?

about 3 years ago
top

Geek Culture Will Never Die...or Be Popular

Opie812 Re:Agree (320 comments)

Here's a tip.

If you call people "dumb bimbo bitches" do not use the incorrect version of 'your' later in your post. People in glass houses shouldn't throw stones.

more than 3 years ago
top

Comics Code Dead

Opie812 Re:what? (316 comments)

NOOOOoooooooo....I'm a left handed ginger!

(Really, I am)

more than 3 years ago
top

The Prospects For Lunar Mining

Opie812 Re:Energy requirements? (348 comments)

There is no dark side of the moon. it's all dark.

Best album evar.

more than 3 years ago
top

What To Load On a 4-Year-Old's Netbook?

Opie812 Re:Regardless (742 comments)

If it were just boobs, I'd have little problem with that. The thing that bothers me (have first kid on the way) is the fat-end-of-the-baseball-bat-up-the-poop-shoot type stuff that's easily available. Call me a prude, but I think that stuff should be saved for when, I dunno, the kid is 9.

more than 3 years ago

Submissions

Opie812 hasn't submitted any stories.

Journals

Opie812 has no journal entries.

Slashdot Account

Need an Account?

Forgot your password?

Don't worry, we never post anything without your permission.

Submission Text Formatting Tips

We support a small subset of HTML, namely these tags:

  • b
  • i
  • p
  • br
  • a
  • ol
  • ul
  • li
  • dl
  • dt
  • dd
  • em
  • strong
  • tt
  • blockquote
  • div
  • quote
  • ecode

"ecode" can be used for code snippets, for example:

<ecode>    while(1) { do_something(); } </ecode>
Sign up for Slashdot Newsletters
Create a Slashdot Account

Loading...