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Environmentalists Propose $50 Billion Buyout of Coal Industry - To Shut It Down

brainspank opposite of brilliant (712 comments)

imagine their sad faces when they realize that's what charges their electric cars.

about a year ago

Slashdot Tries Something New; Audience Responds!

brainspank only here for the comments (2219 comments)

I only lurk for the comments. The comments are slashdot. If all of you leave, please leave a note where you're going - it's dangerous to go alone.

also, I came to spread FUD rumors about upcoming slashdot microtransactions.

about a year ago

Building an Open Source Nest

brainspank Re:What article? (195 comments)

the post is a secret poll to see who reads TFA.

1 year,13 days

I wish my cell phone was...

brainspank market forces (495 comments)

I chose 50% cheaper because: I figure if they're cheaper, people are less tied to locked/contract phones. more freedom to choose without penalty will shift the research to improve the other criteria that people are buying for. basically, have my cake and eat it, too.

about a year ago

Researchers Find Some Volcanoes 'Scream' At Increasing Pitches Until They Blow

brainspank wrong (59 comments)

it's the giant lemongrabs

about a year and a half ago

Ask Slashdot: Encrypted Digital Camera/Recording Devices?

brainspank Re:Eye-fi SD card... (285 comments)

+1 came to post this. you could stream eye-fi to a tiny pc in your trunk powered w/ a dc-ac inverter, run linux on it, do whatever you want.

about 2 years ago

Staples To Offer 3D Printing Services

brainspank seeing pragmaticly (85 comments)

I see a lot talk about firearms when 3d printing discussions start, but my first thought was to print some new frames for my glasses. these things can cost hundreds of dollars, break easily, only consist of a few grams of plastic. I could have a different pair for every day of the year...

more than 2 years ago

NASA Unveils Greenest Federal Building In the Nation

brainspank alas, poor NASA (172 comments)

everything about this story make me sad. remember when NASA was an acronym?

more than 2 years ago

Visible Light 'X-Ray' Sees Through Solid Objects

brainspank Inconceivable (122 comments)

X-Ray. See through. Solid. You keep using those words. I do not think they mean what you think they mean.

more than 4 years ago

Change Google's Background Color To Save Energy?

brainspank please do not fart. save the earth. (519 comments)

please wear light clothing so that the earth will cool, and Al Gore will not punch you in the face. oh, and change the background color of your web page.

more than 7 years ago


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