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As a rule, any kind of small RAID box needs to... 345 Views / 17 Replies  
As a rule, any kind of small RAID box needs to have approved drives with approved firmware and while many of them claim they are happy with consumer/retail budget drives, there's a reason RAID drives...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Oct 8, 2019 at 07:34 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I had a friend growing up who put enough malt... 313 Views / 15 Replies  
I had a friend growing up who put enough malt vinegar on his chips (fries to you) that the last few on the plate would float. Then he'd drink it off the plate like soup from a bowl.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Oct 8, 2019 at 06:30 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Bakelite designed 1907, patented 1909. 9,478 Views / 186 Replies  
Bakelite designed 1907, patented 1909.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Oct 8, 2019 at 06:27 PM, in MacNN Lounge
No, only Republican presidents will get one from... 1,745 Views / 47 Replies  
No, only Republican presidents will get one from Trump supporters.

This is where the argument "they're all as bad as each other" had always fallen down. Republicans will let Republican politicians...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 29, 2019 at 12:01 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I don't think he can vote no confidence in... 2,424 Views / 58 Replies  
I don't think he can vote no confidence in himself, that would be resignation logically and since he has learned Trump's no shame superpower, he isn't going by his own choice. He's spent all day...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 25, 2019 at 09:04 PM, in Political/War Lounge
FDU4dEUC1XQ 19,692 Views / 194 Replies  
FDU4dEUC1XQ
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 21, 2019 at 02:01 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Most leavers will regret leaving if they get it.... 2,424 Views / 58 Replies  
Most leavers will regret leaving if they get it. They won't wait for the supposed benefits to kick in before they lose patience, many of them won't even live that long anyway, even without our health...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 16, 2019 at 09:36 AM, in Political/War Lounge
The swamp has been a sewer for some time now. 20,196 Views / 284 Replies  
The swamp has been a sewer for some time now.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 14, 2019 at 08:39 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Radio 4 presenter (our equivalent of your NPR)... 209,164 Views / 2,456 Replies  
Radio 4 presenter (our equivalent of your NPR) couldn't help but laugh at how pathetic Trump has been over this whole debacle.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 14, 2019 at 08:38 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I'm not sure what a referendum vote will look... 2,424 Views / 58 Replies  
I'm not sure what a referendum vote will look like this time exactly but I heard some positive thoughts on the current status of things.

With the DUP diminished, a changed deal is possible for the...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 14, 2019 at 08:36 PM, in Political/War Lounge
You can do 96GB in the last Xserves. I know a guy... 19,692 Views / 194 Replies  
You can do 96GB in the last Xserves. I know a guy who flashed one with the Mac Pro 5,1 firmware to make it take 6 core CPUs so if the 8 core can score 26000 vs. a Mac Mini getting 27000, the 12 core...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 11, 2019 at 06:19 AM, in MacNN Lounge
In a three-way vote the Brexit vote gets split so... 2,424 Views / 58 Replies  
In a three-way vote the Brexit vote gets split so rather than a couple of points in it, you're likely to see a difference anywhere between 5-25% It should on paper be an easy remain win, which is...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 11, 2019 at 06:18 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Conventionally our referenda are legally binding... 2,424 Views / 58 Replies  
Conventionally our referenda are legally binding and the government is required to act on the result. This one wasn't and that was deliberate. It served to allay fears among remainers and therefore...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 11, 2019 at 06:06 AM, in Political/War Lounge
The remain grouping is already the largest.... 2,424 Views / 58 Replies  
The remain grouping is already the largest. Sortof. The issue is that only the party with the most votes gets first crack at forming a coalition government if none of them can form a majority by...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 8, 2019 at 08:30 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I think you'll find the interface sluggish... 19,692 Views / 194 Replies  
I think you'll find the interface sluggish without a metal compatible GPU on Mojave. High Sierra should run just fine though, those things are plenty quick compared to some much newer gear. Some have...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 8, 2019 at 11:20 AM, in MacNN Lounge
He'd be in breach come October 15th. He has to... 2,424 Views / 58 Replies  
He'd be in breach come October 15th. He has to ask the EU if we don't have a deal by then I think. Its not the 31st, I know that.
If Boris breaks the law he should swiftly end up in prison. Whether...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 8, 2019 at 11:16 AM, in Political/War Lounge
I'd like to see a raft of loud, high profile... 2,424 Views / 58 Replies  
I'd like to see a raft of loud, high profile voices stating that the only way out of the impasse is another referendum with deal, no deal, remain. A legally binding one with a date included inside 6...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 6, 2019 at 02:09 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Get a 2009 Xserve. They go for peanuts and if you... 19,692 Views / 194 Replies  
Get a 2009 Xserve. They go for peanuts and if you want to fiddle with a dual socket one a bit you can slap a pair of 6 core Xeons in there. And you can add a PCI-E GPU or two as long as its not power...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 6, 2019 at 02:04 PM, in MacNN Lounge
This is just typical conservative bullshit... 2,424 Views / 58 Replies  
This is just typical conservative bullshit rhetoric.

The EU didn't negotiate in bad faith. They've been 100% clear and up front about everything from the beginning. The one detail you are right...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 5, 2019 at 06:14 AM, in Political/War Lounge
No. They aren't. Basically every poll since the... 2,424 Views / 58 Replies  
No. They aren't. Basically every poll since the referendum has had remainers in the lead. Sometimes by a lot. At the time of the vote, a significant number of Brits living abroad who were promised a...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 31, 2019 at 06:07 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I actually thought the Queen could have said no... 2,424 Views / 58 Replies  
I actually thought the Queen could have said no and gotten away with it. I am of course disappointed she didn't.
The leavers would have gone mental if she did say no, but given what a shameless...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 30, 2019 at 05:01 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Drainpipe 9,478 Views / 186 Replies  
Drainpipe
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 26, 2019 at 05:27 PM, in MacNN Lounge
He figured he could make it the 51st state and... 20,196 Views / 284 Replies  
He figured he could make it the 51st state and rename it Trumpland. Then populate it with volunteer assholes and give it a shit ton of electoral college votes.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 24, 2019 at 07:25 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I really hope not. Though now I'm tempted... 20,196 Views / 284 Replies  
I really hope not.

Though now I'm tempted bulk buy some really tiny ones, paint 'Trump' on them with Lead-based gold paint and sell them described as "Uuuuge" for a silly price.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 19, 2019 at 04:31 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Strip and twist some fine copper wire, then leave... 9,478 Views / 186 Replies  
Strip and twist some fine copper wire, then leave it outside for a couple of days to dull the shine?
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 15, 2019 at 08:38 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Get yourself an electric classic. ... 130,270 Views / 914 Replies  
Get yourself an electric classic.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-48956000
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 13, 2019 at 06:34 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Transparent line is quite shiny and can refract... 9,478 Views / 186 Replies  
Transparent line is quite shiny and can refract and internally reflect light. Maybe a nice matte cotton will be less conspicuous in the shot. Bit flimsy though. Failing that could you disguise it as...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 13, 2019 at 06:30 PM, in MacNN Lounge
What sort of string are you using? Have you tried... 9,478 Views / 186 Replies  
What sort of string are you using? Have you tried transparent fishing line or black cotton to see if they show up?
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 13, 2019 at 08:41 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Plenty have motive for wanting him dead. I would... 209,164 Views / 2,456 Replies  
Plenty have motive for wanting him dead. I would think opportunity is strongest with someone still in power given the proclivity for installing blindly loyal yes men and him being on suicide watch.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 12, 2019 at 06:36 AM, in Political/War Lounge
It has a pretty massive following now. I read... 24,058 Views / 300 Replies  
It has a pretty massive following now. I read that Serenity was going to be two or three films but Alan Tudyk wasn't available for a second one so they had to kill him off. No idea how true that is....
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 11, 2019 at 09:33 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Why not ask if he would like you to notify the... 9,478 Views / 186 Replies  
Why not ask if he would like you to notify the crew in advance or prefer to tell them himself?
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 10, 2019 at 08:47 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Against Fox. But Fox is Disney now and he worked... 24,058 Views / 300 Replies  
Against Fox. But Fox is Disney now and he worked with them recently. Doesn't he have a new show coming up too? Who's making that?
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 10, 2019 at 08:39 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I'm not sure how it works with who retains the... 24,058 Views / 300 Replies  
I'm not sure how it works with who retains the rights when shows switch provider like that. Many shows are on multiple platforms anyway and syndication money is big enough to be worth Netflix's time....
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 8, 2019 at 07:03 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Season 5 usually means syndication so I feel like... 24,058 Views / 300 Replies  
Season 5 usually means syndication so I feel like it typically has a better chance of renewal than other seasons.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 7, 2019 at 07:28 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Trump's speech was possibly the most... 59,955 Views / 515 Replies  
Trump's speech was possibly the most hypocritical, inept thing I have ever heard.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 6, 2019 at 05:57 AM, in Political/War Lounge
I just watched David and Olivia? Naked In... 24,058 Views / 300 Replies  
I just watched David and Olivia? Naked In Scotland. Different but watchable.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Jul 30, 2019 at 08:40 PM, in MacNN Lounge
You don't get to tar anyone short of Republican... 4,165 Views / 50 Replies  
You don't get to tar anyone short of Republican with the brush of extreme left lunatics any more than I get to do it the other way around. Almost no-one is trying to have Peterson and his ideas...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Jul 29, 2019 at 01:54 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Depends what you're blaming them for. In the case... 2,523 Views / 37 Replies  
Depends what you're blaming them for. In the case of recent US administrations there's a very clear pattern of Democrats fixing the economy and Republicans coming in to **** it up. Rinse and repeat.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Jul 28, 2019 at 09:45 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Its not that the left is anti free speech, its... 4,165 Views / 50 Replies  
Its not that the left is anti free speech, its that they are anti shitty speech. Shitty speech that leads to fascism. Via what we have now. Its difficult to comprehend how someone can complain about...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Jul 28, 2019 at 09:37 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Theres something weird about the world. No matter... 4,165 Views / 50 Replies  
Theres something weird about the world. No matter how much it starts to resemble the early stages of the most awful period of human history repeating, no matter how little I think of the players...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Jul 23, 2019 at 05:55 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Interesting to see which side he picks there. 4,165 Views / 50 Replies  
Interesting to see which side he picks there.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Jul 20, 2019 at 07:28 AM, in Political/War Lounge
https://i2.wp.com/image.slidesharecdn.com/takingth... 4,165 Views / 50 Replies  
https://i2.wp.com/image.slidesharecdn.com/takingthestand-151008210326-lva1-app6891/95/taking-the-stand-4-638.jpg?zoom=2&resize=550%2C438&ssl=1

The order hasn't been adhered to 100% with the first...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Jul 18, 2019 at 08:18 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Chongo sticks to Chongo's worldview no matter... 4,165 Views / 50 Replies  
Chongo sticks to Chongo's worldview no matter what. And Chongo's worldview says anything the Republicans do is just fine.

The misdirect is supposed to imply that "us liberals" are just as...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Jul 16, 2019 at 06:19 AM, in Political/War Lounge
I could be wrong, but the ones lacking choice... 2,523 Views / 37 Replies  
I could be wrong, but the ones lacking choice look to me to be mostly red states. I'm sure its just a coincidence and not Republicans trying to sabotage it in their crusade to repeal it though.
...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Jul 15, 2019 at 07:57 AM, in Political/War Lounge
The mistake you are making is comparing the alpha... 4,165 Views / 50 Replies  
The mistake you are making is comparing the alpha version to the final release. They didn't start out as death camps.
Others pointed out months ago how the pattern is mirroring Nazi Germany, the...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Jul 15, 2019 at 07:44 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Can't you clone the remote controls to another... 5,212 Views / 41 Replies  
Can't you clone the remote controls to another device? Used to be a few ways of doing that.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Jul 15, 2019 at 06:58 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Or Obama tried hard to fix it and was hamstrung... 2,523 Views / 37 Replies  
Or Obama tried hard to fix it and was hamstrung by Republicans and Trump has no interest in fixing it because his buddies are making bank and killing poor people and those are two of their favourite...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Jul 14, 2019 at 07:30 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Trump like all conservatives trades in fear. He... 2,523 Views / 37 Replies  
Trump like all conservatives trades in fear. He doesn't need to start an actual war (he probably doesn't have the balls if we're honest), he just needs to ramp up the threat of one in the hope it...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Jul 14, 2019 at 07:27 AM, in Political/War Lounge
If I thought my friend would or might be home... 18,336 Views / 274 Replies  
If I thought my friend would or might be home soon, I would absolutely take an opportunity to slip into the foyer and sit down and wait. I think we all know that any white person doing that would...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Jul 14, 2019 at 07:22 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Concentration Camps and the American Gestapo 4,165 Views / 50 Replies  
Thats what it looks like from here. Not that anyone else over here is really paying any attention.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Jul 13, 2019 at 10:40 PM, in Political/War Lounge
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