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I’ve been holding out on getting Smash Bros., but... 9,828 Views / 32 Replies  
I’ve been holding out on getting Smash Bros., but I don’t know if I can do it for much longer.
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 12:36 PM, in Gaming
Since I have a controller addiction, I just... 9,828 Views / 32 Replies  
Since I have a controller addiction, I just ordered up a Genesis model for some authentic Ecco nostalgia.
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 10:11 AM, in Gaming
With a modern gun, if it’s supposed to be empty,... 312 Views / 38 Replies  
With a modern gun, if it’s supposed to be empty, it gets handed over in a way which proves it’s empty beyond a shadow of doubt.

That can’t be done with old designs. There’s an argument protocol...
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 09:51 AM, in MacNN Lounge
This is heresy for me to say when it comes to gun... 312 Views / 38 Replies  
This is heresy for me to say when it comes to gun safety, but the truth is an empty gun is harmless.
Posted by subego, on Oct 26, 2021 at 11:41 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Was it a problem in the beginning? It had... 27,230 Views / 120 Replies  
Was it a problem in the beginning?

It had this deal where you kinda tooled around in this enclosed “tutorial” area forever until you pulled off a double-jump.

It never tells you this is what to...
Posted by subego, on Oct 26, 2021 at 10:51 PM, in Gaming
Ooooh… Ecco the Dolphin is in the Genesis... 27,230 Views / 120 Replies  
Ooooh… Ecco the Dolphin is in the Genesis collection for Nintendo Online.
Posted by subego, on Oct 26, 2021 at 07:06 PM, in Gaming
Low class. Sad. 312 Views / 38 Replies  
Low class. Sad.
Posted by subego, on Oct 26, 2021 at 01:32 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Often phrased as “keep your booger hook off the... 312 Views / 38 Replies  
Often phrased as “keep your booger hook off the bang switch”.
Posted by subego, on Oct 26, 2021 at 01:32 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Even if there’s only one blank, with a revolver... 312 Views / 38 Replies  
Even if there’s only one blank, with a revolver they’d still need to do 5 or 6 because the front of the cylinder is visible, thus necessitating loading the other chambers with dummy rounds.
Posted by subego, on Oct 26, 2021 at 01:27 PM, in MacNN Lounge
It doesn’t seem practical to me to have an actor... 312 Views / 38 Replies  
It doesn’t seem practical to me to have an actor remove every single bullet and inspect it each time they’re handed a gun.

Also, don’t many single-action revolvers require cocking the hammer and...
Posted by subego, on Oct 26, 2021 at 12:37 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I can’t think of a good reason to use an antique... 312 Views / 38 Replies  
I can’t think of a good reason to use an antique over a replica other than the antique is “cooler”.

If real bullets are being fired, the shooter needs training, but a competent armorer will design...
Posted by subego, on Oct 26, 2021 at 02:49 AM, in MacNN Lounge
There are situations where real ammo is required,... 312 Views / 38 Replies  
There are situations where real ammo is required, but those are unusual, and this wasn’t one of those cases.

I feel bad for Baldwin, but like I mentioned earlier, it’s reported there had already...
Posted by subego, on Oct 25, 2021 at 09:15 PM, in MacNN Lounge
It’s a period movie, so relatively speaking the... 312 Views / 38 Replies  
It’s a period movie, so relatively speaking the gun is probably rare. Especially if it’s an real antique and not a replica.
Posted by subego, on Oct 25, 2021 at 08:52 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Article says minimizing the number of people... 312 Views / 38 Replies  
Article says minimizing the number of people on-set due to COVID is given as the reason there was no armorer there.
Posted by subego, on Oct 25, 2021 at 04:10 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The explanation I’m hearing for the real ammo is... 312 Views / 38 Replies  
The explanation I’m hearing for the real ammo is the gun temporarily left duty as a prop and got used for target practice. If this is true, we can infer the gun wasn’t properly checked-in when it...
Posted by subego, on Oct 25, 2021 at 01:31 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Hell… I had a shoot with some BB guns, and made... 312 Views / 38 Replies  
Hell… I had a shoot with some BB guns, and made sure there were no BBs whatsoever on set.
Posted by subego, on Oct 23, 2021 at 03:51 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Hearing more and more reports this was real ammo... 312 Views / 38 Replies  
Hearing more and more reports this was real ammo with a real bullet. Which is insane.
Posted by subego, on Oct 23, 2021 at 07:28 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Turns out I misremembered the Brandon Lee deal. ... 312 Views / 38 Replies  
Turns out I misremembered the Brandon Lee deal.

No firings, but the chief armorer had left for the day. The assistant who remained was a new hire.

What was stuck in the barrel was a wooden...
Posted by subego, on Oct 22, 2021 at 10:33 PM, in MacNN Lounge
No official word yet on how many shots were... 312 Views / 38 Replies  
No official word yet on how many shots were fired, but it’s being reported this production had already encountered what should be career-ending mistakes. Like guns that were supposed to be empty not...
Posted by subego, on Oct 22, 2021 at 07:38 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Usually what happens when a blank goes “wrong” is... 312 Views / 38 Replies  
Usually what happens when a blank goes “wrong” is something somehow gets stuck in the barrel, which the blank then propels out. That’s what happened with Lee.
Posted by subego, on Oct 22, 2021 at 12:34 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Gun Safety: The Movies 312 Views / 38 Replies  
So, yeah, umm… Alec Baldwin shot and killed the Director of Photography of the movie he was working on.

Presumably, it was an accident, but one of his brothers made a tweet which implied he was...
Posted by subego, on Oct 22, 2021 at 08:45 AM, in MacNN Lounge
If patient A has a better survival prognosis than... 358,328 Views / 1,367 Replies  
If patient A has a better survival prognosis than patient B because patient A is more compliant than patient B, patient A merits the transplant more.

I smoke. Someone who’s never touched a...
Posted by subego, on Oct 22, 2021 at 07:42 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Avoiding the harm caused by withholding an organ... 358,328 Views / 1,367 Replies  
Avoiding the harm caused by withholding an organ from a more deserving patient is self-evidently of greater importance than (i.e, holds primacy over) avoiding harm a patient may inflict upon...
Posted by subego, on Oct 21, 2021 at 06:21 PM, in Political/War Lounge
My favorite part of the griddle version is the... 4,903 Views / 25 Replies  
My favorite part of the griddle version is the crust stays soft, and the bread inside gets crispy.

Not dry at all though, because the crispy part’s basically been shallow fried.


Somewhat...
Posted by subego, on Oct 21, 2021 at 04:34 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Phones not on silent. Volume is almost jacked to... 2,690 Views / 90 Replies  
Phones not on silent. Volume is almost jacked to max.

Not getting text notifications.
Posted by subego, on Oct 21, 2021 at 03:57 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I really meant griddle vs. oven. 4,903 Views / 25 Replies  
I really meant griddle vs. oven.
Posted by subego, on Oct 21, 2021 at 09:23 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Garlic bread that’s been griddled instead of... 4,903 Views / 25 Replies  
Garlic bread that’s been griddled instead of baked.
Posted by subego, on Oct 21, 2021 at 12:53 AM, in MacNN Lounge
In this context, when I say I prioritize personal... 358,328 Views / 1,367 Replies  
In this context, when I say I prioritize personal freedom, it means I’m going to allow the donor and the recipient to adopt (almost) any amount of personal risk to themselves.

In other words, we...
Posted by subego, on Oct 20, 2021 at 11:00 PM, in Political/War Lounge
The primary reason transplants demand maximal... 358,328 Views / 1,367 Replies  
The primary reason transplants demand maximal compliance from the patient is to make use of a scarce resource, the organ. Since this case involves the direct donation of an organ, those concerns...
Posted by subego, on Oct 20, 2021 at 01:49 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Interesting. That looks like a video site,... 1,356,653 Views / 3,056 Replies  
Interesting.

That looks like a video site, owned by wn.com, a 1.0 era news aggregator.

I feel like Imgur would have worse crap on it.
Posted by subego, on Oct 20, 2021 at 11:32 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Rehosted. https://imgur.com/iMLt2C4.jpg 1,356,653 Views / 3,056 Replies  
Rehosted.

https://imgur.com/iMLt2C4.jpg
Posted by subego, on Oct 20, 2021 at 09:44 AM, in Political/War Lounge
They’re named “snagless boots”, which implies... 353 Views / 14 Replies  
They’re named “snagless boots”, which implies snag reduction is their primary purpose.

Also, the boot and connectors are separate components. That the boot has housing for the clip tells you...
Posted by subego, on Oct 20, 2021 at 09:38 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Are you talking about the semicircle thing at the... 353 Views / 14 Replies  
Are you talking about the semicircle thing at the top?

https://imgur.com/EMfeLM5.jpg

That’s not really a support, it’s a shield to keep the clip from snagging when you pull the cable.
Posted by subego, on Oct 19, 2021 at 10:43 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I’ve addressed most of, if not all these points. ... 358,328 Views / 1,367 Replies  
I’ve addressed most of, if not all these points.

If the hospital doesn’t have the resources, obviously they shouldn’t do the transplant.
If the doctor feels the stress of the operation isn’t...
Posted by subego, on Oct 19, 2021 at 09:32 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Which others? People paying into the insurance... 358,328 Views / 1,367 Replies  
Which others? People paying into the insurance pool?
Posted by subego, on Oct 19, 2021 at 08:10 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Based on the principle of taking personal... 358,328 Views / 1,367 Replies  
Based on the principle of taking personal responsibility, I’m gonna say other libertarians are responsible for defending their own dipshit conclusions, not me. :)
Posted by subego, on Oct 19, 2021 at 03:12 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Well, any ideology is going to have internal... 358,328 Views / 1,367 Replies  
Well, any ideology is going to have internal conflicts the adherent will need to prioritize. I prioritize personal liberty. If a potential organ donor is aware of the risks (such as the recipient...
Posted by subego, on Oct 19, 2021 at 12:56 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I’ve toyed with the idea of going back, but it... 26,977 Views / 113 Replies  
I’ve toyed with the idea of going back, but it always hits me at 2AM, and I don’t want to bother because the store’s closed.

The new content seems compelling, but I’m surprised it took them this...
Posted by subego, on Oct 19, 2021 at 12:07 PM, in Gaming
I had devised a “perfect storm” mechanism for how... 260,223 Views / 700 Replies  
I had devised a “perfect storm” mechanism for how I had caused the delay in the new device message, but turns out it’s Apple’s fault. Just happened again.
Posted by subego, on Oct 18, 2021 at 11:57 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Maybe it’s my libertarian bent, but if someone... 358,328 Views / 1,367 Replies  
Maybe it’s my libertarian bent, but if someone has knowledge of the potential risks and willingly wants to donate their kidney to her, I feel she should be able to have it.
Posted by subego, on Oct 18, 2021 at 11:45 PM, in Political/War Lounge
It should be able to. 495 Views / 6 Replies  
It should be able to.
Posted by subego, on Oct 18, 2021 at 11:33 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
As long as the donor is aware of the risk of... 358,328 Views / 1,367 Replies  
As long as the donor is aware of the risk of waste, I feel that’s an issue between the donor and the recipient.

Though, as you touched on earlier, there’s always the potential the donor is being...
Posted by subego, on Oct 18, 2021 at 10:23 PM, in Political/War Lounge
You’ve set the bar very low. 501 Views / 22 Replies  
You’ve set the bar very low.
Posted by subego, on Oct 18, 2021 at 05:52 PM, in MacNN Lounge
My only first-hand knowledge of Shriners is they... 1,356,653 Views / 3,056 Replies  
My only first-hand knowledge of Shriners is they built this huge building in downtown Chicago, the “Medinah Temple”. It ended up a Bloomingdale’s, but they split last year so it’s currently empty.
...
Posted by subego, on Oct 18, 2021 at 05:38 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Jumping back to the transplant discussion... 358,328 Views / 1,367 Replies  
Jumping back to the transplant discussion quickly, I want to pass along something (IIRC) I picked up from one of Glenn’s articles.

There are countless ways a transplant doctor can botch the...
Posted by subego, on Oct 18, 2021 at 04:55 PM, in Political/War Lounge
My best guess is it’s the photos. 495 Views / 6 Replies  
My best guess is it’s the photos.
Posted by subego, on Oct 18, 2021 at 02:43 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Ironically, my favorite parts of the hummus are... 4,903 Views / 25 Replies  
Ironically, my favorite parts of the hummus are the garlic part, and the tastes like hummus part.
Posted by subego, on Oct 18, 2021 at 02:38 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The basic gist is: Trump 45 [Gun] ... 1,356,653 Views / 3,056 Replies  
The basic gist is:


Trump 45

[Gun]

Because the 44 didn’t work for 8 years.
Posted by subego, on Oct 18, 2021 at 02:24 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Colin Powell died. That’s a drag. Always... 1,356,653 Views / 3,056 Replies  
Colin Powell died.

That’s a drag. Always liked him.
Posted by subego, on Oct 18, 2021 at 08:39 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Had to use Bing! (fries’ done) instead of Google... 260,223 Views / 700 Replies  
Had to use Bing! (fries’ done) instead of Google to steal a movie because Google scrubs their shit.

(I would have gladly paid were it possible to get a hard copy)
Posted by subego, on Oct 18, 2021 at 07:07 AM, in MacNN Lounge
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