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    Re: South Africa On the Path to Zimbabwe

    Torture, murder, and genocide are horrible things but they have been going on for all of recorded history. The Enlightenment brought a measure of sanity to Europe and that was the result of a...
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    Re: South Africa On the Path to Zimbabwe

    I'll answer at length tomorrow, but for now I only have time to say this: in history there are no solutions, there are only outcomes.
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    Re: South Africa On the Path to Zimbabwe

    What goes around comes around is called history. Cultures build up animosity that cannot be waved away by saying "hey guys, be reasonable." Anyone who doesn't understand this is ignorant.

    I recall...
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    Re: South Africa On the Path to Zimbabwe

    Do you seriously think 30 years is enough time to get over 300+ years of oppression? The Vietnamese comparison is utterly irrelevant, by the way.

    The fact that you can even say that life was...
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    Re: South Africa On the Path to Zimbabwe

    The war between the Africans and the Boers has been ongoing since the middle of the 17th century. This is simply the endgame and the final payback for sailing up to a place that has inhabitants and...
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    Article on Bioware and open world games

    Dear BioWare: We need to have a talk.

    You've been doing a really good job of listening to people, as the latest Andromeda patch proves. But instead of minor complaints like "dear god, that face is...
  7. Thread: Humor Thread

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    Re: Humor Thread

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LE8LKho9fHk


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ppVpdsClN80


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mq78D-3HwEM
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    Re: Judge body found in Hudson River.

    In the mythology of New York City (I lived there from about 1963 to 1969) both the rivers and the foundations of big buildings are filled with the bodies of murder victims.

    The least sensational...
  9. Shroud of the Avatar free trial until 10 April

    Shroud of the Avatar is an upcoming MMO from Lord British, aka Richard Garriot. It is being spoken of as the spiritual successor to Ultima Online and is alleged to be a sandbox game with story...
  10. Re: Pre-school suspends 4 year old for bringing a bullet casing to school

    Silly, hate to burst your bubble of ignorance, but as a former Marine and current owner of 30+ firearms (which admittedly includes oddities like a reproduction wheel lock pistol and antiques for...
  11. Re: Pre-school suspends 4 year old for bringing a bullet casing to school

    It has nothing to do with liberalism, although that is a convenient knee jerk reaction from you. Society is paranoid, the TSA will throw you off a flight for having a gun shaped key ring ornament.
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    RIP Chuck Berry

    Chuck Berry, a rock and roll legend, has passed away at age 90.

    I think, like many people, my first thought was: Chuck Berry was still alive?
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    Blizzard On The Warpath

    Blizzard is suing Bossland, an entity that makes cheats for games, for $8.5 million dollars. This should be interesting.
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    Re: ...and then your car catches fire...

    It got out of control very quickly, I barely had time to kick myself in the ass for not having a fire extinguisher at hand. It took the fire department to put it out. I sucked in a lot of smoke...
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    ...and then your car catches fire...

    So I am driving up Sepulveda Blvd. on my way home yesterday and my car dies without warning. Then smoke starts pouring from under the hood. Then the front end is engulfed in flames.

    What an...
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    Re: Left or Right

    Anyone who defines themselves as Left or Right is a fucking idiot. Any person who actually thinks and does not simply follow their moronic and simplistic tribal alliance will hold values from all...
  17. Thread: Conan Exiles

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    Re: Conan Exiles

    I just ran across this:

    http://time.com/4691287/ghost-recon-wildlands-review/
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    Re: Conan Exiles

    I was reading that this game literally saved Funcom from bankruptcy.

    https://www.engadget.com/2017/03/06/conan-exiles-saved-funcom-from-bankruptcy/
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    Re: Torment: Tides of Numenera

    I didn't know it was turn based, very cool, it's on the list.

    When can you save?
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    Re: Torment: Tides of Numenera

    Is combat a fast paced click fest?

    How is the party AI? Do you have to constantly micromanage your minions?

    Are your minions annoying?

    Are there multiple ways to resolve situations, such as...
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    MMO News: FF14 and Camelot Unchained

    There are two bits of news for FF14. First off there are upcoming combat changes that are intended to reduce skill clutter and redundancy. The second bit of news is the upcoming Stormblood...
  22. Is using a mouse and keyboard to play on a console cheating?

    Is using a mouse and keyboard to play on a console cheating? The only console I ever played was an Atari in 1982 and it only had a single joystick with one button.
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    Re: Advances in game physics

    As I recall the only game that gave us hoods up and down was DAoC.
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    Re: Dealing with spam (TED talks)

    I don't think so, I did something similar but never put together a power point presentation about it. I responded to the basic Nigerian banker scam email and told them I would help but that I would...
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    Dealing with spam (TED talks)

    This is fucking hilarious.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C4Uc-cztsJo
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