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The only time my attention was grabbed wasn’t by... 154,659 Views / 496 Replies  
The only time my attention was grabbed wasn’t by AARP but a nursing home, where their ad was “blahblahblah, snacks anytime, bla…”

Wait. Hold the fucking phone. Snacks anytime?
Posted by subego, on Today at 04:35 PM, in MacNN Lounge
My ex’s sister is an expat. Before she split she... 154,659 Views / 496 Replies  
My ex’s sister is an expat. Before she split she took a driving “farewell” tour, and put our address down with the Post Office. This was 15 years ago and I still get her mail.

I get her offers to...
Posted by subego, on Today at 03:40 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The final episode! 5 minutes, 36 seconds.... 154,659 Views / 496 Replies  
The final episode!

5 minutes, 36 seconds. Language.

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Posted by subego, on Today at 03:26 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I like angular shapes as long as they’re not... 526,677 Views / 850 Replies  
I like angular shapes as long as they’re not low-poly croc ridge.
Posted by subego, on Today at 02:31 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I keep feeling I need to defend snow tires when... 526,677 Views / 850 Replies  
I keep feeling I need to defend snow tires when what I need to do is point out I live someplace with actual crummy weather. :)

Even with how little driving I do I somehow manage to get stuck in a...
Posted by subego, on Today at 02:03 PM, in MacNN Lounge
These are like 6 or 7, so some added irritation.... 447,682 Views / 1,243 Replies  
These are like 6 or 7, so some added irritation. I’m also not due for a change until April. This was actually a monumentally bad year for me, and one of the casualties was I never had a chance to get...
Posted by subego, on Today at 01:26 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I may be answering my own question, but why do... 526,677 Views / 850 Replies  
I may be answering my own question, but why do Civics nowadays look like the designers watched too much Transformers growing up?
Posted by subego, on Today at 01:20 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Intermittent experimentation has led to the... 447,682 Views / 1,243 Replies  
Intermittent experimentation has led to the discovery “Alexa, openthebox” works.

Other multiple word devices (e.g., “living room lights”) don’t have this problem.
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 07:11 PM, in MacNN Lounge
My experience is once it gets cold, snow tires... 526,677 Views / 850 Replies  
My experience is once it gets cold, snow tires are great even if there’s no snow. They stiffen up in the cold.
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 06:27 PM, in MacNN Lounge
It’s officially cheaper here. Price at my... 13,208 Views / 207 Replies  
It’s officially cheaper here. Price at my baseline suburban Speedway was $3.64⁹ right before the invasion.
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 06:20 PM, in MacNN Lounge
After it happened I found the setting because I... 447,682 Views / 1,243 Replies  
After it happened I found the setting because I was determined to find out why it happened and if I could make it stop.

Once I found it, I decided to keep it on. I let my favorites ring through,...
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 06:12 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Phones? The middle case looks like iPhones. ... 503,019 Views / 1,100 Replies  
Phones? The middle case looks like iPhones.

Edit: the things which look like screens are price/feature tags.
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 03:56 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Blue collar neighborhood in the city down to... 13,208 Views / 207 Replies  
Blue collar neighborhood in the city down to $3.79⁹.


Edit: 3.49⁹ once you get to an adjoining suburb. $4.39⁹ in the city near the interstate.
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 03:31 PM, in MacNN Lounge
This is so painful to watch. ... 503,019 Views / 1,100 Replies  
This is so painful to watch.

https://i.redd.it/p8nxzu6gml4a1.gif
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 02:33 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The shortest path to this is 34 states calling... 818 Views / 52 Replies  
The shortest path to this is 34 states calling for a convention, and then 25 of those states ratifying.

Not gonna happen.
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 02:17 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Yeah… that part hits me like a hammer 154,659 Views / 496 Replies  
Yeah… that part hits me like a hammer
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 01:13 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I might be misremembering, but snow tires in 40°... 526,677 Views / 850 Replies  
I might be misremembering, but snow tires in 40° rain make my van feel like I’m juuuust about to fly off the road, while somehow also being mushy at the same time.


Edit: of course, my van is...
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 01:11 PM, in MacNN Lounge
:thumbsup: 526,677 Views / 850 Replies  
:thumbsup:
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 01:03 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Polar Close, but lands on the crap side this... 2,868 Views / 32 Replies  
Polar

Close, but lands on the crap side this time. Drawn out. Very poorly cast main villain. Lots of dumb edgelord shit and excessive gore. I can’t really recommend it.

However, a lot of it is...
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 02:17 AM, in MacNN Lounge
What’s the good reason to get 22s (or 21s)? I... 526,677 Views / 850 Replies  
What’s the good reason to get 22s (or 21s)? I think I know the dumb reasons, but you can round those up too.
Posted by subego, on Dec 7, 2022 at 04:18 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Best answer I can find is they’re steel for... 526,677 Views / 850 Replies  
Best answer I can find is they’re steel for durability, so they’re smaller to reduce weight.
Posted by subego, on Dec 7, 2022 at 02:53 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Episode 12 and 13 are up! Sorry for the delay! 13... 154,659 Views / 496 Replies  
Episode 12 and 13 are up! Sorry for the delay! 13 has issues, but the end is one of my favorite parts of the series.

4 minutes, 57 seconds.

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7 minutes.

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Posted by subego, on Dec 7, 2022 at 02:33 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Finished for real! 🎊 154,659 Views / 496 Replies  
Finished for real! 🎊
Posted by subego, on Dec 7, 2022 at 08:05 AM, in MacNN Lounge
By way of being woken up, I realized Do Not... 447,682 Views / 1,243 Replies  
By way of being woken up, I realized Do Not Disturb has a setting that will let it ring through if someone keeps calling.
Posted by subego, on Dec 6, 2022 at 06:17 PM, in MacNN Lounge
https://thumbs.gfycat.com/ScalyDecisiveBear-size_r... 503,019 Views / 1,100 Replies  
https://thumbs.gfycat.com/ScalyDecisiveBear-size_restricted.gif

Not actually a person
Posted by subego, on Dec 6, 2022 at 03:46 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Episode 11 is live! As per usual, the girls crush... 154,659 Views / 496 Replies  
Episode 11 is live! As per usual, the girls crush it.

3 minutes, 41 seconds. Language.

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Posted by subego, on Dec 6, 2022 at 02:38 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Google put an email from YouTube in my junk... 893,272 Views / 1,254 Replies  
Google put an email from YouTube in my junk folder. :lol:
Posted by subego, on Dec 5, 2022 at 08:26 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I don’t use Uber often, so my card was expired... 447,682 Views / 1,243 Replies  
I don’t use Uber often, so my card was expired when I wanted one today.

Turns out what I need to do to update is accept a ride with the expired card and then update it. Makes total sense.
Posted by subego, on Dec 5, 2022 at 07:30 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Google Maps says the one you’re talking about is... 13,208 Views / 207 Replies  
Google Maps says the one you’re talking about is $5 right now.
Posted by subego, on Dec 5, 2022 at 07:10 PM, in MacNN Lounge
This is a different one, 4½ miles almost due... 13,208 Views / 207 Replies  
This is a different one, 4½ miles almost due north at Clybourn, Diversey, and Damen.

It’s the opposite. It’s generally lower than others in the area, sometimes by like 10 or 20¢. This was a total...
Posted by subego, on Dec 5, 2022 at 06:36 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Usual suburban Speedway was $3.54⁹. Mobil in the... 13,208 Views / 207 Replies  
Usual suburban Speedway was $3.54⁹. Mobil in the city next to the Costco was $4.19⁹.
Posted by subego, on Dec 5, 2022 at 04:25 PM, in MacNN Lounge
This is not something you see, it’s something you... 447,682 Views / 1,243 Replies  
This is not something you see, it’s something you feel.
Posted by subego, on Dec 5, 2022 at 01:28 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Oh… they don’t bother me at all in actual... 571 Views / 37 Replies  
Oh… they don’t bother me at all in actual equations. It was the reference example I was thinking of.
Posted by subego, on Dec 4, 2022 at 07:57 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Add “Apple fuckin’ notification dial” to “butt... 447,682 Views / 1,243 Replies  
Add “Apple fuckin’ notification dial” to “butt dial”, “fat fingered”, and “Siri’s a dumbass”.
Posted by subego, on Dec 4, 2022 at 07:32 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I must admit double parentheses irk me. :) 571 Views / 37 Replies  
I must admit double parentheses irk me. :)
Posted by subego, on Dec 3, 2022 at 11:57 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I’ll have to wait until the supply of Amazons... 2,816 Views / 36 Replies  
I’ll have to wait until the supply of Amazons goes back up. Right now they seem overstocked with war-zone models.
Posted by subego, on Dec 3, 2022 at 02:49 PM, in Feedback
Thank you!!! :) After the next episode,... 154,659 Views / 496 Replies  
Thank you!!! :)

After the next episode, which features the girls, the remaining four begin to answer at least some of the questions.

As for the other band, they were doing a bit of a fake-out....
Posted by subego, on Dec 3, 2022 at 02:25 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Phone iOS has been having a serious problem... 447,682 Views / 1,243 Replies  
Phone iOS has been having a serious problem telling the difference between a zoom-in and a zoom-out on new Safari pages.
Posted by subego, on Dec 3, 2022 at 02:17 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Got a what appeared to be a mail-order bride ad.... 2,816 Views / 36 Replies  
Got a what appeared to be a mail-order bride ad. Do we care at this point?
Posted by subego, on Dec 3, 2022 at 02:05 PM, in Feedback
I’d be highly suspicious of any journal who... 571 Views / 37 Replies  
I’d be highly suspicious of any journal who managed to hire a designer unfamiliar with this concept. I mean, this isn’t even limited to math. There’s a difference between a (parenthetical aside) and...
Posted by subego, on Dec 3, 2022 at 02:02 PM, in Political/War Lounge
You should steal Suzy’s job. 571 Views / 37 Replies  
You should steal Suzy’s job.
Posted by subego, on Dec 2, 2022 at 07:34 PM, in Political/War Lounge
People who call iTunes “Apple Music”. :P 447,682 Views / 1,243 Replies  
People who call iTunes “Apple Music”. :P
Posted by subego, on Dec 2, 2022 at 05:55 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Allegedly no death. ... 503,019 Views / 1,100 Replies  
Allegedly no death.

https://thumbs.gfycat.com/UnknownOptimisticDungbeetle-size_restricted.gif
Posted by subego, on Dec 2, 2022 at 07:50 AM, in MacNN Lounge
I’m curious how that works. If I’m the... 571 Views / 37 Replies  
I’m curious how that works.

If I’m the designer for a journal, I set a style guide for equations, and that’s how they’re going to be done. My infinite wisdom is bracket sizes should be consistent...
Posted by subego, on Dec 2, 2022 at 07:06 AM, in Political/War Lounge
How? I’m not saying it doesn’t, I just want... 571 Views / 37 Replies  
How?

I’m not saying it doesn’t, I just want to be sure I recognize how it does and avoid it. :)

The big one I can think of is I’m extremely bad at distinguishing relevant details from the...
Posted by subego, on Dec 1, 2022 at 09:19 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I have little experience writing test/survey/poll... 571 Views / 37 Replies  
I have little experience writing test/survey/poll questions, but I find them to be almost universally bad. The toxic one was extra bad. Not just with the question design, but also the way the model...
Posted by subego, on Dec 1, 2022 at 07:40 PM, in Political/War Lounge
This thumbnail has a 30% click-through rate. The... 154,659 Views / 496 Replies  
This thumbnail has a 30% click-through rate. The next highest is 10%, and the usual is about 5%.

File under “analytics I’m having trouble coming up with a non-depressing explanation for”.
Posted by subego, on Dec 1, 2022 at 06:54 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I’m a total sucker for all hood and no ass. 1,004,304 Views / 1,426 Replies  
I’m a total sucker for all hood and no ass.
Posted by subego, on Dec 1, 2022 at 05:05 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Episode 10 is live! We scored a trolley for this... 154,659 Views / 496 Replies  
Episode 10 is live! We scored a trolley for this one.

1 minute, 18 seconds.

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Posted by subego, on Dec 1, 2022 at 03:47 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Of course, just when I think I’m out, they bring... 154,659 Views / 496 Replies  
Of course, just when I think I’m out, they bring me back in. Partner wants to make edits.
Posted by subego, on Dec 1, 2022 at 03:45 PM, in MacNN Lounge
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