77 posts • joined Thursday 22nd December 2011 13:20 GMT
Re: Been running Adblock Plus for years...
Because you're not used to it. The rest of us have our own in-built Adblock now :)
So it'll actually be released sometime around 2022?
Ok, thanks for the clarification.
"some of the positive charge on the insect may transfer to the plant"
It's been a while since I did it at school, but doesn't electricity work the other way round?
Re: The gist
Sounded to me like they were discussing breakfast, or last night's football!
Another day, another meteorite...
Re: Classical Underworld?
Ah, missed that, was thinking no one had used it yet!
Got to be Slippy & Cowgirl.
Re: You can see our house from up there!
Do you two live next door to me or something?
"Is there a reason you've totally hidden the "comments" box?"
Top left. So that those who want to make reactionary uninformed comments without reading the article don't have to scroll to the bottom :)
Re: I just don't get it...
"fuck the people sitting next to me"
Be rude not to, really.
Re: "If Elop was not a Trojan horse, then he would have kept Symbian and Meego alive"
@Eadon: "Elops destruction of Nokia only makes sense if he's a trojan horse, nothing else fits."
Seems odd that you'd make the assertion that Ballmer is doing the same thing to MS, and then come up with that in the very same thread!
Why not say:
Ballmer's destruction of Microsoft only makes sense if he's a (Linux/Unix/open source) trojan horse, nothing else fits.
Re: Thanks, Ace.
It'll taste almost, but not quite, entirely unlike tea.
Correct, they're referring to the online lesbian magazine.
Loved the 7th Guest
D was good as well, although I suspect it hasn't aged well.
Half Life gave me a few jumpy moments, and the Ravenholm level in HL2...
The opening of Bioshock, where you're trapped in the Bathysphere had the heart racing too!
Re: Still no Zombies?
There were loads out last night. Killed about 15 of them myself. Dunno why they were all carrying sweets.
In these cases, I tend read 'Hacked'
as mate got hold of my phone & stitched me up...
Union Flag parachute, Lotus, Underwater Lair, Sharks, Jaws, Barbara Bach and Caroline Munro (mmm Naomi). Not to mention a cracking theme song :)
Ooo forgot how good that track is... Hope it's on Spoitfy!
Re: I followed that link to the past excuses.
Lost a 2-week old pair of Raybans once this way.
Funnily enough, I've not done it again since!
Re: Not eccentric - intelligent, practical and sensible.
Don't work in my office do you?
Re: But what about the books?
Yeah, that got a laugh in the cinema.
He orders the drink as described above near the start of the card game.
There's a moment of quiet reflection, then most of the rest of the players order one too. Le Chiffre is a little wound up by this.
Re: It doesn't take take thousands of years
The Algebraist by Iain M. Banks had some similar issues in the semi-background.
People on the slow ships being overtaken by the quicker method.
And then the quicker method gets broken.
To all not getting these columns...
... I prescribe catching some episodes of Nathan Barley.
Not making sense is much of the point of these columns :)
Because I like the word.
The Poster Who Was Thursday?
Nope, it's the very definition of a procedural show, which they all are & the production of which the US have got down to a fine art.
Re: I think she's read "The Culture: Look to Winward"
The Dwellers were wheel shaped or something?
Sounds more like his companion the littler Hathering or whatever her name was.
Loved playing this years ago, you're right that not many other sports games can matched its fast & fun gameplay!
On a pedantic note, in his current role as England manager, Roy Hodgson doesn't actually have the option to buy & sell players...
Re: From the article and comments, we can deduce 2 things;
Re: Surely an invention?
I'm wondering myself!
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