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Neanderthals Ate Their Veggies

jgtg32a Re:Seems strange. (151 comments)

Should be simple if someone brings up old shit just call it coproliths

about a month ago
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Fabien Cousteau Takes Plunge To Beat Grandfather's Underwater Record

jgtg32a Re:I don't understand how this is a "record" (84 comments)

I'm fairly certain that a crew headed to mars will have much more communication with the outside world than the crew of a boomer does.

about a month ago
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Nintendo Could Base Comeback On Improving Peoples' Health

jgtg32a Re:Nintendo should (129 comments)

Nah, they can and should keep their consoles but what they should do is have an emulator for their handhelds on the console and make the entire handheld library available.

about 6 months ago
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Acid Bath Offers Easy Path To Stem Cells

jgtg32a Re:Embryonic ability (71 comments)

One thing that I've noticed is that people who are against embryonic stem cell research are aware that there are "adult" stem cells, and people who are for embryonic stem cell research don't seem to be aware of the existence of "adult" stem cells. I know it is selection bias, but it is amusing and sad that people I wouldn't expect to have that knowledge do and the people I would expect to have it don't.

about 6 months ago
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Elon Musk's New Hologram Project Invites 'Iron Man' Comparisons

jgtg32a Jurassic Park (135 comments)

Just get an Oculus Rift and you've got the VR setup they used in Jurassic Park. Almost as good but a whole lot cheaper.

about a year ago
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Wii Outselling Wii U, Only 160,000 Units Shipped Last Quarter

jgtg32a Re:Just like the PS3 (212 comments)

MS got around all this by releasing the 360 and then publicly executing the original Xbox in front of us as a warning.

about a year ago
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Hollywood's Love of Analytics Couldn't Prevent Six Massive Blockbuster Flops

jgtg32a What are you talking about (1029 comments)

That movie was a Saturday morning cartoon and was all about beating the shit out of monsters and it delivered

1 year,2 days
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The Air Force's Love For Fighter Pilots Is Too Big To Fail

jgtg32a Re:The time has come to move forward (253 comments)

F18 costs $29-$57M depending on options while the Predator B is $16.9M, from wiki

1 year,15 days
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New Moons of Pluto Named Kerberos and Styx; Popular Choice 'Vulcan' Snubbed

jgtg32a Re:Pluto is Latin (194 comments)

Sol is Roman as well

1 year,22 days
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New Company Set To Resurrect the Aptera

jgtg32a Not actually a car (98 comments)

In the US three wheeled vehicles are legally classified as motorcycles. Helmet laws by state. There is another company that makes a motorized tricycle that is working on getting the helmet laws changed.

about a year ago
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Linux is an Obvious Choice for Automating the Beer-Brewing Process (Video)

jgtg32a Re:I brewed beer for a couple of years (112 comments)

Fermentation temperature control, get an old fridge put a thermometer probe inside your bucket so you know the internal temp of your wort and have the computer adjust the fridge temp to keep your wort at the proper temp.

about a year ago
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Using YouTube For File Storage

jgtg32a GoogleFS (193 comments)

Reminds me of Google file system, basically turns you gmail account into a remote share.

about a year ago
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Why Your New Car's Technology Is Four Years Old

jgtg32a Re:Reliability needs (455 comments)

Because it would have been replaced if it wasn't at least reliable.

about a year ago
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How often do friends/family call you for tech support?

jgtg32a Re:Never (255 comments)

Because my transmission is stupid and doesn't know when to shift if I get a little aggressive.

about a year ago
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Self-Proclaimed LulzSec Leader Arrested In Australia

jgtg32a Re:Oh Really? (127 comments)

Is that not the definition of immature?

about a year ago
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IAU: No, You Can't Name That Exoplanet

jgtg32a Re:So what (142 comments)

Or maybe Han was just being an asshole

about a year ago

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