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I feel like this isn’t going anywhere. I still... 513,964 Views / 825 Replies  
I feel like this isn’t going anywhere. I still think you’re not getting what I’ve written, but I no longer really feel invested in trying to understand why you’re missing it.

I’m out.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Yesterday at 07:53 PM, in MacNN Lounge
+2! 18,606 Views / 109 Replies  
+2!
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Yesterday at 02:36 AM, in MacNN Lounge
You’re assuming that parents are closely watching... 513,964 Views / 825 Replies  
You’re assuming that parents are closely watching their kids or have any idea what’s going on in their lives. That’s optimistic and very unrealistic in many cases, for various reasons.

In my case...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Yesterday at 02:34 AM, in MacNN Lounge
…not least because they tend to involve at least... 513,964 Views / 825 Replies  
…not least because they tend to involve at least a decade and a half of preëxisting interactive structures and dynamics.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Oct 3, 2022 at 12:20 PM, in MacNN Lounge
*raises hand* Thanks for the heads-up on... 773 Views / 17 Replies  
*raises hand*

Thanks for the heads-up on that one. Apologies to all the regulars for the inconvenience.

I've also seen the server errors occasionally. Weird issue.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Oct 3, 2022 at 06:26 AM, in Feedback
^^^^ :lol::lol::lol: It didn't... 513,964 Views / 825 Replies  
^^^^ :lol::lol::lol:





It didn't need to. It cleared the field for the actual coming out to be just a detail of a later conversation.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Sep 29, 2022 at 04:55 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Okay, since you're genuinely not getting it,... 513,964 Views / 825 Replies  
Okay, since you're genuinely not getting it, maybe I'll try:

If the intent is to salvage or reinstate whatever may be left of a real relationship, the first step is to clarify standpoints or...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Sep 28, 2022 at 05:39 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Wow. I find that assessment really, really... 513,964 Views / 825 Replies  
Wow. I find that assessment really, really saddening. I'm actually really sorry to read that from you. Absolutely no snark intended.

I'm not even entirely sure what I find the most problematic...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Sep 27, 2022 at 12:16 PM, in MacNN Lounge
China is in fact an elaborate hoax, filmed on a... 175 Views / 8 Replies  
China is in fact an elaborate hoax, filmed on a soundstage in Nashville.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Sep 27, 2022 at 08:12 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Yep. I’m seeing it every time Signal wants to... 431,191 Views / 1,135 Replies  
Yep. I’m seeing it every time Signal wants to update.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Sep 26, 2022 at 04:21 PM, in MacNN Lounge
If you were trying to pull anything, you’d attach... 488,109 Views / 1,045 Replies  
If you were trying to pull anything, you’d attach to the tow point, and not to the engine block.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Sep 26, 2022 at 04:17 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Yep. I wear snakeskin boots and amusing t-shirts,... 513,964 Views / 825 Replies  
Yep. I wear snakeskin boots and amusing t-shirts, and long hair, because in reality I’m just boring as fuck.

Sad, but true.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Sep 26, 2022 at 04:15 PM, in MacNN Lounge
When I asked, I was told that it’s pretty much... 520,871 Views / 1,647 Replies  
When I asked, I was told that it’s pretty much irrelevant to know, because in any situation where it’s important, it would definitely be checked anyway with a quick test.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Sep 26, 2022 at 04:10 PM, in Political/War Lounge
It struck me, reading your post, how crucial this... 5,885 Views / 121 Replies  
It struck me, reading your post, how crucial this misjudgement may have been — and how easy to make.

You have a showman/comedian/tv star elected as president. Who on earth would expect him to...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Sep 20, 2022 at 09:18 AM, in Political/War Lounge
It seems to have been his modus operandi since... 704 Views / 52 Replies  
It seems to have been his modus operandi since school days to let any obvious shenanigans and scams seem attributable to his buffoonish but pathetically likeable character.

Getting away with evil...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Sep 18, 2022 at 09:05 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Flashlight has been on the lockscreen for years... 431,191 Views / 1,135 Replies  
Flashlight has been on the lockscreen for years (since at least iOS 12) now.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Sep 17, 2022 at 11:45 AM, in MacNN Lounge
I see the possibility of a von-Stauffenberg... 5,885 Views / 121 Replies  
I see the possibility of a von-Stauffenberg scenario, where his generals might be plotting to remove him — not to undo the madness, but to decisively end it with more effective military strategy.
...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Sep 15, 2022 at 12:13 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I reckon he'll die of old age before he's ever... 825 Views / 34 Replies  
I reckon he'll die of old age before he's ever forced to assume responsibility.

Though the NYC DA might get to fuck him over his real estate tax fraud, at least.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Sep 8, 2022 at 10:59 AM, in Political/War Lounge
The "magic trick" is staying power. Remember that... 704 Views / 52 Replies  
The "magic trick" is staying power. Remember that Merkel spent a good decade (and longer) confronted with accusations of indecisiveness, at least domestically.

I remember her post-Fukushima...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Sep 8, 2022 at 05:23 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Hah! We did one better: we reimbursed... 704 Views / 52 Replies  
Hah! We did one better: we reimbursed millionaires multiple times for taxes that they never even paid! (To the tune of more than 30 BILLION dollars in Germany alone)
...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Sep 7, 2022 at 06:06 PM, in Political/War Lounge
perhaps try to set up a different user? But it... 539 Views / 6 Replies  
perhaps try to set up a different user? But it really doesn't sound like a software issue — the secure enclave isn't software-controlled, anyway.

The machine is all up-to-date?
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Sep 7, 2022 at 12:18 PM, in Mac Notebooks
File under: mistakes only made once in life. 431,191 Views / 1,135 Replies  
File under: mistakes only made once in life.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Sep 6, 2022 at 01:37 PM, in MacNN Lounge
AppleCare. There is no reason why it shouldn't be... 539 Views / 6 Replies  
AppleCare. There is no reason why it shouldn't be flawless. Fingerprint readers have worked fine on all Macs since 2016.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Sep 6, 2022 at 01:34 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Settings —> General —> Info shows the model... 570 Views / 12 Replies  
Settings —> General —> Info shows the model name.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Sep 4, 2022 at 10:58 AM, in iOS Apps
The 2014 iPhone 6 is limited to iOS 12, as is the... 570 Views / 12 Replies  
The 2014 iPhone 6 is limited to iOS 12, as is the iPhone 5s. Weird that the 6s jumps to supporting iOS15.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Sep 2, 2022 at 05:53 AM, in iOS Apps
So you get why your "bad science" quibbles at the... 6,772 Views / 281 Replies  
So you get why your "bad science" quibbles at the outset of this thread seemed comparatively ridiculous to me?

Don’t get me wrong — I’m all aboard with the "based on what we know, this is...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Aug 26, 2022 at 07:28 PM, in MacNN Lounge
That’s not at all where the story is going. 6,772 Views / 281 Replies  
That’s not at all where the story is going.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Aug 26, 2022 at 07:23 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I don't think I've read HMV. Fiasco, I think I... 6,772 Views / 281 Replies  
I don't think I've read HMV. Fiasco, I think I did. But it's been a long, long time.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Aug 23, 2022 at 02:56 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Absolutely. Lem is awesome. 6,772 Views / 281 Replies  
Absolutely. Lem is awesome.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Aug 23, 2022 at 11:52 AM, in MacNN Lounge
I found the difference startling, and refreshing. 6,772 Views / 281 Replies  
I found the difference startling, and refreshing.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Aug 21, 2022 at 07:39 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I'm talking about Season 4. 6,772 Views / 281 Replies  
I'm talking about Season 4.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Aug 21, 2022 at 06:05 PM, in MacNN Lounge
She got *so* much better once the Network switch... 6,772 Views / 281 Replies  
She got *so* much better once the Network switch allowed her to swear, and the writers really cut her loose. Loved that character.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Aug 21, 2022 at 10:37 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Glad to hear nothing worse happened. Definitely... 431,191 Views / 1,135 Replies  
Glad to hear nothing worse happened. Definitely get your neck looked at for whiplash, though. That can take a while to manifest and takes some physical therapy to work out (I speak from experience). ...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Aug 17, 2022 at 05:29 AM, in MacNN Lounge
I sincerely hope that’s illegal and ends those... 3,976 Views / 112 Replies  
I sincerely hope that’s illegal and ends those responsible up in jail.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Aug 4, 2022 at 03:38 AM, in Political/War Lounge
You apparently haven't seen TNG episode "The... 6,772 Views / 281 Replies  
You apparently haven't seen TNG episode "The Chase".
The whole premise is such utterly ludicrous pseudoscientific Trek bullshit ("starmap built into our, the Cardassians', and the Klingons' genetic...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Aug 2, 2022 at 06:38 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Ah yes. Shields. The "Good Science". Star Trek... 6,772 Views / 281 Replies  
Ah yes. Shields. The "Good Science". Star Trek certainly is full of it. ;)
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Aug 2, 2022 at 04:19 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Let's put it this way: The actual plots of the... 6,772 Views / 281 Replies  
Let's put it this way: The actual plots of the series haven't even really begun yet. :-)
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Aug 2, 2022 at 08:29 AM, in MacNN Lounge
The whole actual premise of the series is so far... 6,772 Views / 281 Replies  
The whole actual premise of the series is so far out — not to spoiler S2, we're talking mythical substances that have, er, magical properties — that I find it really amusing that people are...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Aug 1, 2022 at 06:06 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Wow. I had to google that term, which sent me... 6,772 Views / 281 Replies  
Wow. I had to google that term, which sent me down a rabbit hole of universal greeblies and Hasegawa Leopold gun kits.

Thanks!
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 30, 2022 at 07:46 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Oh wow, okay. It's not even really started yet. ... 6,772 Views / 281 Replies  
Oh wow, okay. It's not even really started yet.

Enjoy!
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 30, 2022 at 07:14 AM, in MacNN Lounge
I'm pretty sure that this was explicitly covered... 6,772 Views / 281 Replies  
I'm pretty sure that this was explicitly covered where the woman crosses from one ship to another through vacuum.

So it's not so much "bad science" as, er…continuity issue?
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 30, 2022 at 04:56 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Yes, absolutely. I really despised how they... 5,572 Views / 32 Replies  
Yes, absolutely.

I really despised how they desperately shoehorned a story arc into the second half, despite the whole point of the original trilogy being that there wasn't one.

Or rather,...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 23, 2022 at 09:30 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Yep. The second half was mostly an '80s action... 5,572 Views / 32 Replies  
Yep. The second half was mostly an '80s action movie loosely based on the Dune characters. Think second half Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy movie. Yeah, it's kinda partly the story somewhere in...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 23, 2022 at 05:21 AM, in MacNN Lounge
which is why I replied with... 5,572 Views / 32 Replies  
which is why I replied with "Entomopter".
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 22, 2022 at 12:40 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Yep. The word predates Herbert. 5,572 Views / 32 Replies  
Yep. The word predates Herbert.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 22, 2022 at 09:10 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Entomopter. The term "ornithopter" didn't... 5,572 Views / 32 Replies  
Entomopter.

The term "ornithopter" didn't originate with Herbert, btw. It described any flappy-winged mechanical flying thingum.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 21, 2022 at 06:37 PM, in MacNN Lounge
They're not a "neat idea"; they're in the fucking... 5,572 Views / 32 Replies  
They're not a "neat idea"; they're in the fucking books. ;)
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 21, 2022 at 06:17 PM, in MacNN Lounge
FWIW: ... 1,726 Views / 76 Replies  
FWIW:



https://arstechnica.com/cars/2022/07/the-usps-will-buy-a-lot-more-electric-next-gen-delivery-vans/
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 21, 2022 at 09:48 AM, in Political/War Lounge
This movie made me soooo happy. I gobbled... 5,572 Views / 32 Replies  
This movie made me soooo happy.

I gobbled up the books up to Chapterhouse as a kid, and this is the way I wanted the movie made. Can’t wait for the second half.

The Lynch movie is pretty...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 21, 2022 at 03:57 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Yeah, just saw her post earlier. Phew. 520,871 Views / 1,647 Replies  
Yeah, just saw her post earlier. Phew.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 11, 2022 at 05:52 AM, in Political/War Lounge
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