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"Team America" Gets Post-Hack Yanking At Alamo Drafthouse, Too

magusxxx Model Move (227 comments)

If there was ever a time to re-release Zoolander, it's now!

2 days ago
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Last Three Years the Quietest For Tornadoes Ever

magusxxx Art not imitating life (187 comments)

And yet we've had three Sharknado movies.

about a week ago
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James Watson's Nobel Prize Medal Will Be Returned To Him

magusxxx What Goes Around... (235 comments)

They should just let Netflix rent it out a month at a time..."Okay, who's next in the queue?"

about two weeks ago
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Manslaughter Conviction Overturned For Scientists Who Didn't Predict Earthquake

magusxxx Randy Marsh is a bad role model (139 comments)

What pop stars were they pretending to be instead of doing their jobs?

about a month ago
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Why You Can't Manufacture Like Apple

magusxxx Pre-Existing Is Sometimes Best (408 comments)

This reminds me of an early version of the program Painter. Instead of a box, it came in a paint can. I always wondered what the cost comparison was between the two.

about 3 months ago
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Thousands of Europeans Petition For Their 'Right To Be Forgotten'

magusxxx Geeze, Louise..." (224 comments)

70 years ago it was "Never Forget". Now it's "Never Remember". Make up your mind, Europe! ;)

about 7 months ago
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UK May Kill the EU's Net Neutrality Law

magusxxx Nice try... (341 comments)

Dear UK...you had a chance to "think of the children" when you put Gary Glitter on trial. Nuff Said.

about 7 months ago
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Ask Slashdot: What Tech Products Were Built To Last?

magusxxx Time's Up (702 comments)

Until two years ago I had one of those old clocks that had the flip down numbers. 1982-2012.

about 8 months ago
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To Reduce the Health Risk of Barbecuing Meat, Just Add Beer

magusxxx Re:Fad theories of health nuts (179 comments)

Oh yes, let's concentrate on the food preparation and not the food itself. Could it be the preservatives added to the meat interact with the grilling process? Or maybe it's just the preservatives themselves? I smell grant money!

about 8 months ago
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To Reduce the Health Risk of Barbecuing Meat, Just Add Beer

magusxxx Re:Confusion (179 comments)

Must be a northerner.

about 8 months ago
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Iowa State AIDS Researcher Admits To Falsifying Findings

magusxxx No Deposit, No Return? (141 comments)

Didn't they also get 'more' money to continue the research? If so, when are they going to give it back? In another article I read on this it stated to the effect, "It's not customary for universities to return such funds." I also found this quote interesting... “As a matter of fact, I think the team came up with more novel ideas during the past four months than the past four years I have been at Iowa State University,” Cho wrote. Translation: "Han's work got us the money, but we weren't counting on him to bring us a win."

about a year ago
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Canada Post Announces the End of Urban Home Delivery

magusxxx How many licks does it take... (226 comments)

One year the USPS went before Congress to explain why a postage increase was necessary. Two weeks after it was approved the heads split several million dollars worth of bonuses. Wonder how much they're getting this year.

1 year,9 days
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Boy Scouts Bully Hacker Scouts Into Submission

magusxxx All you see is their hand (289 comments)

Can't wait to see their new campaign, "There's a Badge for That."

about a year ago
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Myst Was Supposed To Change the Face of Gaming. What Is Its Legacy?

magusxxx Numbers, and letters, and traveling, oh my! (374 comments)

But remember, before Myst there was Fool's Errand and 3 in Three. Both of which were major game changers as well. But alas, forgotten by all but we geekiest. :(

about a year ago
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9th Circuit Court Elevates Celebrity Privacy Rights Over Video Game Portrayals

magusxxx Re:What Goes Around... (207 comments)

I read the linked article and find my original statement as compared to the Brown vs Electronic Arts case to be on point.

about a year ago

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