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Obama Sets End of Iraq Combat For August 31st

bugeaterr Re:Two Days before US Elections? (659 comments)

I have crafted 5 excuses for your enjoyment:
1) 2 Days, 2 Months, 6000 years, 14 billions years, big deal?
2) I did my Calendar math on a Pentium.
5) I forgot to consult the Book of Armaments.

more than 4 years ago

Obama Sets End of Iraq Combat For August 31st

bugeaterr Two Days before US Elections? (659 comments)

No coincidence, nope nothing to see here. Move along.
Unlike chickenhawk Republicans, Obama will NOT be playing politics with our soldiers' lives.
No sir.
No Him.

more than 4 years ago

Extremists Warn South Park Creators Over Muhammad In a Bear Suit

bugeaterr Re:Hmm.. they already had depicted him before... (1131 comments)

Every newspaper in the West should have shown the Danish cartoons as an act of solidarity.
But they are too busy taking on the REALLY violent groups, like the Tea Party movement.

more than 4 years ago

British Chiropractors Drop Case Against Simon Singh

bugeaterr Chiropractors! (wait for it) (182 comments)

What a pain in the neck! (At least proctology is based on peer-reviewed science)

more than 4 years ago

AdvancED Flash On Devices

bugeaterr Advanc ED (34 comments)

I thought they had drugs for that?
I seem to remember a subtle commercial with a gray haired man throwing a ball through a hole.

more than 4 years ago

How Dangerous Could a Hacked Robot Possibly Be?

bugeaterr I beg to differ! (229 comments)

I see someone skipped the last few minutes of the Battlestar Galactica Finale!

more than 5 years ago

Porn Surfing Rampant at US Science Foundation

bugeaterr Best Intentions (504 comments)

It all started out as innocent research on "Black Holes" and "Uranus"...

more than 5 years ago

Average Gamer Is 35, Fat and Bummed

bugeaterr Average gamer OVER 19, is 35. (439 comments)

Nice headline. The MS in MSNBC is not for Math Skills.
From TFA:

analyzed survey data from 552 adults in the Seattle-Tacoma area.
The subjects ranged in age from 19 to 90,

And later on, points out that this is merely correlation, AKA scientific fact to a journalist.

it is not conclusive, its researchers say, but rather serves to "reveal important patterns in health-related correlates of video-game playing and highlights avenues for future research."

more than 5 years ago

"District 9" Best Sci-fi Movie of 09?

bugeaterr A lock for "Most Naseauting Cinematography" (705 comments)

It's high time the Academy recognized Joe, the epileptic cameraman, and his trusty pogo stick named "Earthquake".

Seriously dude, it would still have that extra realism if the jerkimeter was at 5 instead of 11.

more than 5 years ago

US House May Pass "Cap & Trade" Bill

bugeaterr Re:Tax & Tax (874 comments)

In 2008 Americans voted "Yes (we can!)" to all of the above.

more than 5 years ago

Will AT&T Charge Extra For MMS & Tethering?

bugeaterr AT&T "backpeddling furiously" (326 comments)

And they didn't trip? They must be on sure footing.
I'm putting out a "buy" signal on AT&T shares.

more than 5 years ago

Ocean Circulation Doesn't Work As Expected

bugeaterr Darn it (658 comments)

And I already replaced all my light bulbs with those dim, mercury-filled corkscrew kind!

more than 5 years ago


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