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Monty Python To Bid Farewell In a Simulcast Show

nateb Re:No Graham Chapman? (86 comments)

IIRC, there was the Live at Aspen show which had them all retiring (again). I also rather enjoyed Almost the Truth - The Lawyer's Cut.

about 5 months ago
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There Is No Reason At All To Use MySQL: MariaDB, MySQL Founder Michael Widenius

nateb Re:Praise the lord (241 comments)

Here, have 30 karma.

about a year ago
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LLNL/RPI Supercomputer Smashes Simulation Speed Record

nateb Re:The Bomb (79 comments)

Commentator is not a word. HTH. HAND.

about a year ago
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GCC 4.8.0 Release Marks Completion of C++ Migration

nateb Re:chicken or egg? (269 comments)

Yep, I live near exit 78. Interested if meeting other slashdorks (used lovingly!) if you're interested in a free cup of coffee.

about a year and a half ago
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GCC 4.8.0 Release Marks Completion of C++ Migration

nateb Re:Nice new feature (269 comments)

Perhaps today is a good day to die!

about a year and a half ago
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GCC 4.8.0 Release Marks Completion of C++ Migration

nateb Re:chicken or egg? (269 comments)

Rapid? Latest survey is about 112k for the MSA.

about a year and a half ago
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Growing Consensus: The Higgs Boson Exists

nateb Re:Wonderful! Now what? (254 comments)

... but then I took a proton beam to the knee.

about a year and a half ago
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New Pope Selected

nateb Re:OMG the Last Pope EVAR!!!!!!!1 (915 comments)

I heard lately on Coast to Coast that Nostradamus predicted that the first pope and the last pope would have the same name. So, I'm waiting for Peter II!

about a year and a half ago
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Ask Slashdot: Really Short Time Wasters?

nateb Re:Go to (279 comments)

9 years of news in one page?

about a year and a half ago
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For Your Inspection: Source Code For Photoshop 1.0

nateb Re:Homepage Paging URL? (176 comments)

Not to mention that initial site load time has significantly increased lately.

about a year and a half ago
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Meet "Ophelia," Dell's Plan To Reinvent Itself

nateb Re:The "Cloud" (280 comments)

It's got electrolytes!

about a year and a half ago
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Smartphones: Life's Remote Control

nateb Re:Can't read TFS (121 comments)

You, Sir, are a scholar and a gentleman.

about a year and a half ago
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Smartphones: Life's Remote Control

nateb Re:Sounds good until.. (121 comments)

Disable automatic updates. You will not progress into the future without your consent!

about a year and a half ago
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Smartphones: Life's Remote Control

nateb Re:Grammar Nazi Attack (121 comments)

That is why we are here. Your choice.

about a year and a half ago
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Smartphones: Life's Remote Control

nateb Re:Grammar Nazi Attack (121 comments)

That is what we're here for.

about a year and a half ago
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Smartphones: Life's Remote Control

nateb Re:Link doesn't work (121 comments)

We call that a watch battery in the US, even if it is a 2032.

about a year and a half ago
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How Old Were You When You First Got a Cell Phone?

nateb Re:I'm old (330 comments)

Best to take the battery out, though.

about a year and a half ago
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How Old Were You When You First Got a Cell Phone?

nateb Re:I'm old (330 comments)

Don't anthropomorphize the poll. It hates that.

about a year and a half ago

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Help spend Microsoft's money on food

nateb nateb writes  |  more than 5 years ago

nateb (59324) writes "Microsoft has pledged to donate eight meals to food shelters each time someone downloads IE 8 before August 8, 2009.
I'm sure you know what to do."

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