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New version of the Reddit app has “live updating”... 1,091 Views / 24 Replies  
New version of the Reddit app has “live updating” vote and comment numbers. Christ... make it stop.

(Reducing reward animation switch seems to do the trick)
Posted by subego, on Today at 06:12 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Hence the meme “**** around and find out”. 340 Views / 38 Replies  
Hence the meme “**** around and find out”.
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 04:26 PM, in Political/War Lounge
The third rule was scrapped because that rule... 7,294 Views / 225 Replies  
The third rule was scrapped because that rule apparently already exists, and IIUC, it has to do with new registrations, not existing ones.

If voters are getting purged, let’s see affidavits. Some...
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 03:04 PM, in Political/War Lounge
In the “old” department, I’m eyeing the Super... 9,738 Views / 43 Replies  
In the “old” department, I’m eyeing the Super Mario 64/Sunshine/Galaxy bundle.
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 02:30 PM, in Gaming
That’s bad (and illegal) if it’s happening, but... 7,294 Views / 225 Replies  
That’s bad (and illegal) if it’s happening, but reports it’s happening seem short on evidence so far.
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 01:18 PM, in Political/War Lounge
The example I gave was challenging petition... 7,294 Views / 225 Replies  
The example I gave was challenging petition signatures to get a candidate thrown off the ballot.
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 12:38 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I didn’t see anywhere about a legislator... 340 Views / 38 Replies  
I didn’t see anywhere about a legislator announcing that, but it’s moot because Michigan certified Biden as the winner.

I imagine the legislator in question knew that was going to happen, and it...
Posted by subego, on Nov 23, 2020 at 07:10 PM, in Political/War Lounge
How much of an issue the delayed transition will... 340 Views / 38 Replies  
How much of an issue the delayed transition will be is going to most depend on, well... how long it’s delayed. The longer the delay, the bigger the effect.

Right now, I’d say the effect clocks in...
Posted by subego, on Nov 23, 2020 at 06:56 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Trump and multiple intelligence agencies conspire... 340 Views / 38 Replies  
Trump and multiple intelligence agencies conspire to allow an embassy bombing just to make Biden look bad? This strains my credulity.

I already mentioned Munchkin. Anything he’s doing now can get...
Posted by subego, on Nov 23, 2020 at 05:12 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Sabotage is a more apt than delayed? 340 Views / 38 Replies  
Sabotage is a more apt than delayed?
Posted by subego, on Nov 23, 2020 at 04:23 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I only skimmed, but that all looks like... 340 Views / 38 Replies  
I only skimmed, but that all looks like withholding information, which I wouldn’t call sabotage.
Posted by subego, on Nov 23, 2020 at 03:29 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Warming up to this batch of Ethiopian. I’m... 29,457 Views / 173 Replies  
Warming up to this batch of Ethiopian. I’m beginning to think I always need a bit of time to acclimate.
Posted by subego, on Nov 23, 2020 at 03:28 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Broke autocrat: challenges votes in court and... 7,294 Views / 225 Replies  
Broke autocrat: challenges votes in court and loses.

Woke autocrat: challenges votes in court and wins through bribes and intimidation.

Bespoke autocrat: fixes the election.
Posted by subego, on Nov 23, 2020 at 03:25 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I’m finally feeling the pull of vidya again, but... 9,738 Views / 43 Replies  
I’m finally feeling the pull of vidya again, but I have no idea what to play.

I’m afraid of loading up AC, because everyone on the island is going to yell at me.

I’d like to get back into...
Posted by subego, on Nov 22, 2020 at 11:41 PM, in Gaming
Maybe I’m misunderstanding the analogy, but the... 7,294 Views / 225 Replies  
Maybe I’m misunderstanding the analogy, but the example I gave seems like attacking the spectators.
Posted by subego, on Nov 22, 2020 at 03:27 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I’m not a huge fan of it, but that’s how politics... 7,294 Views / 225 Replies  
I’m not a huge fan of it, but that’s how politics is usually played.

If it’s contestable, contest it. Throw everything at the wall and see if it sticks.

A common tactic here in Chicago is to...
Posted by subego, on Nov 22, 2020 at 02:24 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Almost zero chance. Hail Mary, full of grace. 7,294 Views / 225 Replies  
Almost zero chance. Hail Mary, full of grace.
Posted by subego, on Nov 22, 2020 at 04:14 AM, in Political/War Lounge
I actually think the mobile app is pretty decent,... 1,091 Views / 24 Replies  
I actually think the mobile app is pretty decent, at least on my phone. On my iPad I use the desktop website, though I stopped using my iPad for Reddit once r/drama went private.

What’s your beef?
Posted by subego, on Nov 22, 2020 at 03:02 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Now you have! :) Which speaks to my point,... 7,294 Views / 225 Replies  
Now you have! :)

Which speaks to my point, “republican” doesn’t really get used for anything except the party. This is not the case with “democratic”.

I also consider “PATRIOT” and “No Child...
Posted by subego, on Nov 22, 2020 at 02:48 AM, in Political/War Lounge
I said “republican”, not “republic”. 7,294 Views / 225 Replies  
I said “republican”, not “republic”.
Posted by subego, on Nov 22, 2020 at 01:03 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Ethiopian is back! Illubabor Forest washed this... 29,457 Views / 173 Replies  
Ethiopian is back! Illubabor Forest washed this time.

Kinda like the Burundi more, even though my last pot was from a week old grind. Less bitter.
Posted by subego, on Nov 22, 2020 at 12:11 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Once I sensed him behind me, I looked back for a... 90,029 Views / 739 Replies  
Once I sensed him behind me, I looked back for a “mask check”, and at least he had it fully on.

When it was just me between him and the counter (in other words when he was in a position to have...
Posted by subego, on Nov 21, 2020 at 11:23 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I cannot think of a single instance in my life of... 7,294 Views / 225 Replies  
I cannot think of a single instance in my life of someone using the word “republican” or “libertarian” to refer to anything other than the respective parties.

This is not the case with...
Posted by subego, on Nov 21, 2020 at 11:05 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Not really. Regardless, I’ve had the issue... 7,294 Views / 225 Replies  
Not really.

Regardless, I’ve had the issue for decades.
Posted by subego, on Nov 21, 2020 at 03:02 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Encountered my first jackass today who was right... 90,029 Views / 739 Replies  
Encountered my first jackass today who was right up on me when I was waiting in line at the coffee place.

Probably should have asked him to back off, but that’s a crapshoot.

[City and state are...
Posted by subego, on Nov 21, 2020 at 02:30 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Did the official GOP Twitter tweet that? I only... 7,294 Views / 225 Replies  
Did the official GOP Twitter tweet that? I only see a tweet with the “general” portion of Trump’s lawyer’s warbling press conference.
Posted by subego, on Nov 21, 2020 at 12:01 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I do try to say it correctly, but have always... 7,294 Views / 225 Replies  
I do try to say it correctly, but have always been irked the correct way implies the Democrats have a monopoly on democracy.
Posted by subego, on Nov 21, 2020 at 11:49 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Hot burn. :) 1,091 Views / 24 Replies  
Hot burn. :)
Posted by subego, on Nov 21, 2020 at 11:48 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Blue cities are burning themselves down. This... 340 Views / 38 Replies  
Blue cities are burning themselves down. This threatens the reds how?
Posted by subego, on Nov 21, 2020 at 11:46 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Play this scenario out for me. Biden... 340 Views / 38 Replies  
Play this scenario out for me.

Biden complains about some dictator not stepping down and they reply with “remember how big fat baby threw a tantrum”?
Posted by subego, on Nov 21, 2020 at 11:41 AM, in Political/War Lounge
I’ve seen no reports Trump put pressure on the... 340 Views / 38 Replies  
I’ve seen no reports Trump put pressure on the Michigan legislators at that meeting (they weren’t electors).

Munchkin is about to have the door slam him in the ass. Everything he’s doing now will...
Posted by subego, on Nov 21, 2020 at 11:30 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Which conspiracy theory? I went through a day or... 7,294 Views / 225 Replies  
Which conspiracy theory? I went through a day or two and couldn’t find anything.
Posted by subego, on Nov 20, 2020 at 06:55 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Yeah, but I haven’t seen any of it work yet. 340 Views / 38 Replies  
Yeah, but I haven’t seen any of it work yet.
Posted by subego, on Nov 20, 2020 at 06:44 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Today I learned Liberace’s original stage name... 128,373 Views / 406 Replies  
Today I learned Liberace’s original stage name was “Walter Busterkeys”.
Posted by subego, on Nov 20, 2020 at 05:14 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I posit US democracy isn’t that fragile. 340 Views / 38 Replies  
I posit US democracy isn’t that fragile.
Posted by subego, on Nov 20, 2020 at 02:04 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I’m trying to think of what other Reddit gossip I... 1,091 Views / 24 Replies  
I’m trying to think of what other Reddit gossip I have.

Gallowboob is annoying.
Posted by subego, on Nov 20, 2020 at 01:36 PM, in Political/War Lounge
https://imgur.com/XwZSgAh.jpg 990 Views / 17 Replies  
https://imgur.com/XwZSgAh.jpg
Posted by subego, on Nov 20, 2020 at 03:16 AM, in Political/War Lounge
He’s the top mod of (the now private) r/drama,... 1,091 Views / 24 Replies  
He’s the top mod of (the now private) r/drama, where as a gag once he started turning randos into mods. The rest of the mods tried to mutiny, and so Ann demodded everyone. Every. One.

Reddit admin...
Posted by subego, on Nov 20, 2020 at 01:29 AM, in Political/War Lounge
I just remembered AnnArchist is the top mod for... 1,091 Views / 24 Replies  
I just remembered AnnArchist is the top mod for r/iowa.

From the outside looking in, I have to be honest and say I find that hilarious.
Posted by subego, on Nov 19, 2020 at 07:45 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I turned notifications off to see what happens. ... 1,091 Views / 24 Replies  
I turned notifications off to see what happens.

The ads as a first comment just started. It really annoys me, but I’m getting used to it.

I actually bailed on Reddit about a month before the...
Posted by subego, on Nov 19, 2020 at 11:56 AM, in Political/War Lounge
The reason no one lives there isn’t lack of... 960 Views / 52 Replies  
The reason no one lives there isn’t lack of electricity, it’s lack of everything.

The revitalization priority is the rust belt, where people actually live.

Also, we can’t revitalize a place...
Posted by subego, on Nov 19, 2020 at 11:34 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Current year. 960 Views / 52 Replies  
Current year.
Posted by subego, on Nov 18, 2020 at 11:08 PM, in Political/War Lounge
It all boils down to supply and demand. We... 960 Views / 52 Replies  
It all boils down to supply and demand.

We tolerate environmental damage from oil because there’s a massive demand for it which renewables can’t fill.

There will come a time when, say,...
Posted by subego, on Nov 18, 2020 at 11:05 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Revitalize? No one lives there. 960 Views / 52 Replies  
Revitalize? No one lives there.
Posted by subego, on Nov 18, 2020 at 10:40 PM, in Political/War Lounge
https://thumbs.gfycat.com/DizzyWideeyedGalapagosha... 1,091 Views / 24 Replies  
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Posted by subego, on Nov 18, 2020 at 10:36 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I still have 40+ rolls, all purchased before... 90,029 Views / 739 Replies  
I still have 40+ rolls, all purchased before COVID.

Paper towels are running low, though. Only 5 of those.
Posted by subego, on Nov 18, 2020 at 03:02 PM, in Political/War Lounge
What sparked (heh) the discussion was putting a... 960 Views / 52 Replies  
What sparked (heh) the discussion was putting a giant solar farm in the Sahara.
Posted by subego, on Nov 18, 2020 at 01:41 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Even if we could get the oil industry to take... 960 Views / 52 Replies  
Even if we could get the oil industry to take their thumb off the scale, we have several bajillion dollars of sunk cost in oil infrastructure, and it excels at transporting energy across truly...
Posted by subego, on Nov 18, 2020 at 06:32 AM, in Political/War Lounge
We can’t do it to our liking due to conservation... 960 Views / 52 Replies  
We can’t do it to our liking due to conservation of energy.

The product of voltage and current going into an ideal transformer will equal the product of voltage and current going out of the...
Posted by subego, on Nov 18, 2020 at 04:51 AM, in Political/War Lounge
That’s not a contradiction. Also, if we... 960 Views / 52 Replies  
That’s not a contradiction.

Also, if we double the voltage at the generator, unless we double the generator output at the same time, the current for the entire circuit is cut by half.

Generator...
Posted by subego, on Nov 18, 2020 at 03:20 AM, in Political/War Lounge
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