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Sun's Twin Discovered — the Perfect SETI Target?

ozbird Re:Is it in Gemini? (168 comments)

There be dragons.

more than 2 years ago

11 Amazing Things NASA's Huge Mars Rover Can Do

ozbird Re:Can it convert (147 comments)

Can it convert imperial measurements to metric measurements?

No, but the crater it will leave in the Martian surface is impressive in any measurement system.

more than 2 years ago

Gut-Check Time For Windows 8, Microsoft

ozbird Re:Some things never change (516 comments)

Windows 1 changes everything!
Windows 1 changes everything!
Windows 1 changes everything!

about 3 years ago

EVE Online Ponzi Scheme Nets $50k Worth of In-Game Currency

ozbird Re:50k? (171 comments)


more than 3 years ago

Lucas Loses Star Wars Stormtrooper Copyright Case

ozbird I feel a great disturbance in the Force... (325 comments)

... as if millions of voices suddenly cried out "F*ck you, Jar Jar Binks!" and were suddenly smug.

more than 3 years ago

Second Life Mine Simulation Receives an Emmy Nomination

ozbird Re:slashdotted already? (65 comments)

The Balrog had too many prims in it.

more than 3 years ago

Ask Slashdot: What To Do When the Rapture Comes?

ozbird Ob. (673 comments)

Can I have your stuff?

more than 3 years ago

Live Justice Comes To the Internet

ozbird Re:Do We Really Want This? (85 comments)

"Not only must Justice be done; it must also be seen to be done." -- R v Sussex Justices, ex parte McCarthy [1924]

more than 3 years ago

High-Tech Gas Drilling Is Fouling Drinking Water

ozbird Frack (390 comments)

It isn't called "fracking" for nothing.

more than 3 years ago

Do Gadgets Degrade Our Common Sense?

ozbird Re:Oh noes! The future is bad! (311 comments)

Fundamental laws of physics:

"Only two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity - and I'm not sure about the former." -- Albert Einstein

more than 3 years ago

'Motherlode' of Data Seized At Bin Laden Compound

ozbird Re:Truecrypt (718 comments)

"You've got a nice cluster here, IBM. It'd be a shame if anyone were to ... appropriate it."

more than 3 years ago

'Motherlode' of Data Seized At Bin Laden Compound

ozbird Ob. Python quote (718 comments)

Suicide Squad Leader: We are the Judean People's Front crack suicide squad! Suicide squad, attack!
[they all stab themselves]
Suicide Squad Leader: That showed 'em, huh?

more than 3 years ago

Hotel Tracks Towels With RFID Chips

ozbird Sassy (173 comments)

"There's a frood who really knows where his towel is."

more than 3 years ago

Skynet Becomes Aware, Launches Nuclear Attack

ozbird Re:Judgment day, judging what. (274 comments)

Nah, the Reps are too busy trying to bury their Trump card.

more than 3 years ago

FBI Releases Document Confirming Roswell UFO

ozbird Re:what amazes me (481 comments)

If that's what the LGMs call "landing", remind me not to hitch a lift with them.

more than 3 years ago


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