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The thing that looks like a gum-wrapper blowing... 318,526 Views / 709 Replies  
The thing that looks like a gum-wrapper blowing across the road.

It’s not a gum-wrapper.
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 11:53 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The words of the text are where the penalties... 201,800 Views / 743 Replies  
The words of the text are where the penalties are, and it’s doctors trying to avoid these penalties which precipitate the consequences. The more severe the consequences, the more avoidant doctors...
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 11:41 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Isn’t abstinence-only sex ed an attempt to... 201,800 Views / 743 Replies  
Isn’t abstinence-only sex ed an attempt to address unwanted pregnancies? Ham-fisted, and of dubious value, but an attempt nonetheless?

In stark contrast, my high-school sex ed (such as it was)...
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 09:46 PM, in Political/War Lounge
We can use a different term, or a phrase. Is... 201,800 Views / 743 Replies  
We can use a different term, or a phrase. Is around 4 months a reasonable cutoff if there is no health issue with either the mother or the fetus?

Add other exclusions as you see fit.
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 09:19 PM, in Political/War Lounge
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Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 09:01 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I also want to add the willingness to stay... 201,800 Views / 743 Replies  
I also want to add the willingness to stay anti-abortion when it doesn’t serve one’s political agenda is evidence of a principled objection.
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 04:43 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Most conservatives are aware of this I think. 201,800 Views / 743 Replies  
Most conservatives are aware of this I think.
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 03:44 PM, in Political/War Lounge
https://imgur.com/YREpu6d.gif 318,526 Views / 709 Replies  
https://imgur.com/YREpu6d.gif
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 02:40 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I was using “legal eagles” as a turn of phrase. ... 201,800 Views / 743 Replies  
I was using “legal eagles” as a turn of phrase.

The important part was “[i]t’s impossible to be a [turn of phrase] without understanding on some level there’s this huge chasm between what’s moral...
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 01:37 PM, in Political/War Lounge
This is incorrect. The Mississippi law allows for... 201,800 Views / 743 Replies  
This is incorrect. The Mississippi law allows for post-15 week procedures in the case of severe fetal abnormalities.

If we’re discussing elective abortions (i.e., not health related), is around 4...
Posted by subego, on Yesterday at 01:30 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Yeah, but the Federalist Society is a legal eagle... 201,800 Views / 743 Replies  
Yeah, but the Federalist Society is a legal eagle club. It’s impossible to be a legal eagle without understanding on some level there’s this huge chasm between what’s moral and what’s legal.
Posted by subego, on Dec 4, 2021 at 11:07 PM, in Political/War Lounge
When it’s working, TouchID can’t be beat for... 334 Views / 8 Replies  
When it’s working, TouchID can’t be beat for speed because you can do it while taking the phone out of your pocket. Unfortunately, I have sweaty hands, so TouchID always worked poorly for me.

One...
Posted by subego, on Dec 4, 2021 at 10:33 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
If I recall the details of the case properly, no... 201,800 Views / 743 Replies  
If I recall the details of the case properly, no abortion provider in Mississippi will perform an elective abortion after 16 weeks. The Mississippi law says elective abortions cannot be performed...
Posted by subego, on Dec 4, 2021 at 10:18 PM, in Political/War Lounge
My hot take on Barrett’s question is she’s being... 201,800 Views / 743 Replies  
My hot take on Barrett’s question is she’s being a textualist, FWIU, the part of the Roe decision under scrutiny cites the “burden of motherhood”. This can be considered distinct from “the burden of...
Posted by subego, on Dec 4, 2021 at 10:04 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Here’s the Google translate on the original... 379,831 Views / 1,413 Replies  
Here’s the Google translate on the original story:
...
Posted by subego, on Dec 4, 2021 at 08:24 PM, in Political/War Lounge
My 12 does it. 4,298 Views / 92 Replies  
My 12 does it.
Posted by subego, on Dec 4, 2021 at 06:38 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I’ve never been in a semi, but wouldn’t that be... 318,526 Views / 709 Replies  
I’ve never been in a semi, but wouldn’t that be an area you’d want the mirror to see?
Posted by subego, on Dec 4, 2021 at 06:35 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Oh… If you or the missus use your phone in bed,... 334 Views / 8 Replies  
Oh… If you or the missus use your phone in bed, get a wireless charger. It’s really nice not to have to manage plugging in a lightning connector while lying down.


Edit: actually, I think the 8...
Posted by subego, on Dec 4, 2021 at 12:07 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Which question demonstrates her opinion? The... 201,800 Views / 743 Replies  
Which question demonstrates her opinion?

The only question I see in the news is about adoption, and I’m not sure how much I can infer about her opinion from that question.


I’m not really...
Posted by subego, on Dec 3, 2021 at 10:08 PM, in Political/War Lounge
What exactly does this mean? I think Roe v.... 201,800 Views / 743 Replies  
What exactly does this mean?

I think Roe v. Wade was a really crummy decision. Is that enough of a stance against abortion for me to join?
Posted by subego, on Dec 3, 2021 at 04:57 PM, in Political/War Lounge
There isn’t really a practical way to do that,... 334 Views / 8 Replies  
There isn’t really a practical way to do that, but the flip-side is you can make totally bizarre expressions and it still realizes it’s you.

I’ve pretty much said “screw it” to the risks because...
Posted by subego, on Dec 3, 2021 at 04:46 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
There’s a trick for that. If you press the... 334 Views / 8 Replies  
There’s a trick for that.

If you press the lock button together with either volume button for 5 seconds, it disables FaceID/TouchID until you re-enter your passcode.
Posted by subego, on Dec 3, 2021 at 02:41 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
The number one rule in politics is “what goes... 201,800 Views / 743 Replies  
The number one rule in politics is “what goes around, comes around”.

If this Court flips Roe or Casey, then should the Democrats run the Senate when Thomas croaks, it gets flipped back.

Much...
Posted by subego, on Dec 3, 2021 at 02:31 PM, in Political/War Lounge
When it was introduced, this model of gun had no... 2,585 Views / 93 Replies  
When it was introduced, this model of gun had no trigger safety, exactly like you’re talking about. Baldwin’s replica did have one. It can’t fire unless the trigger is pulled.
Posted by subego, on Dec 3, 2021 at 01:51 AM, in MacNN Lounge
The most straightforward way I can see to... 201,800 Views / 743 Replies  
The most straightforward way I can see to restrict it is to overturn the two abortion decisions we’ve had in the last 10 years. That’ll make it more restrictive than it is now.
Posted by subego, on Dec 3, 2021 at 01:24 AM, in Political/War Lounge
I see it as highly unlikely they will flip Roe v.... 201,800 Views / 743 Replies  
I see it as highly unlikely they will flip Roe v. Wade based on this current case. Not impossible, but highly unlikely.

Abortion will be more restricted than it is now. That’s almost a given.
...
Posted by subego, on Dec 3, 2021 at 12:17 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Baldwin did an interview and claims he didn’t... 2,585 Views / 93 Replies  
Baldwin did an interview and claims he didn’t pull the trigger.

X
Posted by subego, on Dec 2, 2021 at 04:12 PM, in MacNN Lounge
So, one day lag, but I got my first freak-out... 201,800 Views / 743 Replies  
So, one day lag, but I got my first freak-out text about Roe v. Wade getting flipped.
Posted by subego, on Dec 2, 2021 at 03:57 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Yeah. The whole thing makes no sense whatsoever.... 318,526 Views / 709 Replies  
Yeah. The whole thing makes no sense whatsoever. Even if they didn’t feel the drag, maybe glance at your side-view once in awhile?

Thread said person with the camera got the truck to stop.
Posted by subego, on Dec 1, 2021 at 04:23 PM, in MacNN Lounge
https://thumbs.gfycat.com/DarkUnfoldedAurochs-size... 318,526 Views / 709 Replies  
https://thumbs.gfycat.com/DarkUnfoldedAurochs-size_restricted.gif

No injuries, somehow.
Posted by subego, on Dec 1, 2021 at 03:47 PM, in MacNN Lounge
FaceID is bonafide ”insanely great” unless you’re... 334 Views / 8 Replies  
FaceID is bonafide ”insanely great” unless you’re wearing a mask.

Instead of the home button, there’s a little bar at the bottom you swipe up. It took me about three days to adapt.


Edit:...
Posted by subego, on Nov 30, 2021 at 06:50 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I’ve also gotta think there’s talk of a Saturn... 10,650 Views / 36 Replies  
I’ve also gotta think there’s talk of a Saturn collection, and they’d make that controller the 6-button option.

I was actually one of the morons who bought a Saturn.

And a 32X.

:brick:
Posted by subego, on Nov 30, 2021 at 05:15 PM, in Gaming
Not too out there on a nerd forum, but I... 2,138 Views / 80 Replies  
Not too out there on a nerd forum, but I unironically miss Radio Shack.
Posted by subego, on Nov 30, 2021 at 04:57 PM, in MacNN Lounge
By my reading, the solution to Thorzdad’s... 1,330 Views / 147 Replies  
By my reading, the solution to Thorzdad’s scenario hinges on the precise circumstances which lead the shooter being in fear for their life at the same time the driver was exercising due care.
Posted by subego, on Nov 30, 2021 at 02:16 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Here’s the law: ... 1,330 Views / 147 Replies  
Here’s the law:

http://webserver1.lsb.state.ok.us/cf_pdf/2021-22%20ENR/hB/HB1674%20ENR.PDF

It’s section 2, bottom of page 2 to top of 3.

By my quick reading, what theoretically attempts to...
Posted by subego, on Nov 30, 2021 at 02:02 PM, in Political/War Lounge
It was precipitated by an event where protesters... 1,330 Views / 147 Replies  
It was precipitated by an event where protesters blocked a pickup with a trailer in Tulsa, and the pickup pushed through.
Posted by subego, on Nov 30, 2021 at 12:01 PM, in Political/War Lounge
FWIW, 8Bitdo has a knockoff. 10,650 Views / 36 Replies  
FWIW, 8Bitdo has a knockoff.
Posted by subego, on Nov 30, 2021 at 11:39 AM, in Gaming
When I was doing graphic design in college in the... 2,138 Views / 80 Replies  
When I was doing graphic design in college in the early 90s, a significant portion of a bunch of classes was teaching us how to use Macs, or time in the computer lab to work on assignments.

At...
Posted by subego, on Nov 29, 2021 at 05:56 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Gots me official Nintendo brand Sega Genesis... 10,650 Views / 36 Replies  
Gots me official Nintendo brand Sega Genesis controller.

It feels light and empty, which doesn’t match my (fog-addled) memory.

The D-pad is… a compromise. It looks like a D-pad, but it’s...
Posted by subego, on Nov 29, 2021 at 05:41 AM, in Gaming
Got through the first level in Ecco, all along... 28,524 Views / 128 Replies  
Got through the first level in Ecco, all along thinking how I’m going to pen my essay about how brilliant it is, and right at the beginning of the second level, the designers just flat-out abuse the...
Posted by subego, on Nov 29, 2021 at 12:30 AM, in Gaming
My (perhaps worthless) legal take is what sinks... 1,330 Views / 147 Replies  
My (perhaps worthless) legal take is what sinks her self-defense claim is she left her house to confront the mob. She can’t do that and say she was in fear for her life.

If she was put in fear for...
Posted by subego, on Nov 28, 2021 at 04:24 PM, in Political/War Lounge
To put it another way, my argument is “if X... 1,330 Views / 147 Replies  
To put it another way, my argument is “if X happened, the law says Y”.

I’m in no way, shape, or form arguing X happened.
Posted by subego, on Nov 28, 2021 at 04:12 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Absolutely. 100%. I just singled this part... 1,330 Views / 147 Replies  
Absolutely. 100%.

I just singled this part out, but I wanted to reaffirm what I said in the post I made while you were writing this.

I’m honestly not making any of these assumptions except for...
Posted by subego, on Nov 28, 2021 at 04:07 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I should have qualified what I said with... 1,330 Views / 147 Replies  
I should have qualified what I said with “assuming it’s true” or the like.

I honestly wasn’t trying to imply we can trust what the police say, or the press for that matter.


Edit: I’m only...
Posted by subego, on Nov 28, 2021 at 03:58 PM, in Political/War Lounge
It is alleged the librarian committed three... 1,330 Views / 147 Replies  
It is alleged the librarian committed three crimes, two directly against the motorcyclist, and the motorcyclist committed none.

If this is true, the fault self-evidently lies with the guilty...
Posted by subego, on Nov 28, 2021 at 01:51 PM, in Political/War Lounge
The person who was assaulted (by having a gun... 1,330 Views / 147 Replies  
The person who was assaulted (by having a gun pointed at them for example) gets to claim self-defense.

If we have to assume the cops are potentially lying to make the point, I submit it only...
Posted by subego, on Nov 28, 2021 at 01:29 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Total long shot… do you have Catalina running... 286 Views / 5 Replies  
Total long shot… do you have Catalina running somewhere? This supposedly has a bug with iCloud Keychain sync.
Posted by subego, on Nov 28, 2021 at 12:32 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
None of the examples given allow her to... 1,330 Views / 147 Replies  
None of the examples given allow her to intentionally hit him, which cops and witnesses seem to confirm is what happened. I submit this meets the standard of evidence for an Internet hot take.
...
Posted by subego, on Nov 28, 2021 at 12:09 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I may have already asked this but is she on iOS... 286 Views / 5 Replies  
I may have already asked this but is she on iOS 15?

That appeared to be killing my battery for awhile, but recent revisions have helped.

I was also having recent(ish) issues with Safari eating...
Posted by subego, on Nov 27, 2021 at 04:18 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Is this question about the Bundy ranch? Protests?... 1,330 Views / 147 Replies  
Is this question about the Bundy ranch? Protests? State capitols? All three?

I was assuming the last two, but then it hit me it’s possible I’m supposed to take “evicting” as meaning the Bundy deal.
Posted by subego, on Nov 27, 2021 at 04:13 PM, in Political/War Lounge
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