Welcome to the MacNN Forums.

If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

You are here: MacNN Forums > Search Forums > Search Results

Showing results 1 to 50 of 1000
Search: Posts Made By: Thorzdad
Thread Thread Starter Last Post Replies Views Forum
Yeah, the messages said they were from my bank... 305,809 Views / 770 Replies  
Yeah, the messages said they were from my bank and had my name and phone number. The only reason I treated it like a phishing attempt was the obviously-not-from-this-hemisphere voice. They could...
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 25, 2022 at 10:35 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Got a voicemail today from an unknown number,... 305,809 Views / 770 Replies  
Got a voicemail today from an unknown number, claiming there has been suspicious activity on our card, leaving an 800 number to call. Thing is, the woman’s voice was barely intelligible, as you might...
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 25, 2022 at 06:19 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Gonna hit 0 here. -11 wind chill. 251,505 Views / 454 Replies  
Gonna hit 0 here. -11 wind chill.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 25, 2022 at 06:09 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I don’t think parking tickets have been that... 7,635 Views / 67 Replies  
I don’t think parking tickets have been that cheap in eons.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 25, 2022 at 11:34 AM, in MacNN Lounge
At least it didn’t put the period at the start of... 100,653 Views / 413 Replies  
At least it didn’t put the period at the start of the filename.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 25, 2022 at 11:32 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Apparently so.:p 173 Views / 2 Replies  
Apparently so.:p
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 24, 2022 at 09:52 PM, in MacNN Lounge
How are those 301s sounding in a home theater... 8,679 Views / 157 Replies  
How are those 301s sounding in a home theater setup? They’re designed to sort-of throw a wide soundstage, which could work really well.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 24, 2022 at 03:46 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Yes. Yes they do. 351,283 Views / 748 Replies  
Yes. Yes they do.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 24, 2022 at 03:11 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Sometimes you need to show students the long way... 100,653 Views / 413 Replies  
Sometimes you need to show students the long way around, so they can better understand the efficacy of the shortcuts. Kind of a “know the rules first, so you can break them right” thing.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 22, 2022 at 11:20 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Seriously. It’s amazing how political dogma... 204 Views / 5 Replies  
Seriously. It’s amazing how political dogma overrides all evidence of a superior ROI.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 22, 2022 at 10:52 AM, in Political/War Lounge
It’s not political with him. He’s not a denier in... 410,057 Views / 1,490 Replies  
It’s not political with him. He’s not a denier in any way. He’s just a prideful millennial who believes himself to be strong. Now he believes he has plenty of antigens thanks to having been infected.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 22, 2022 at 09:55 AM, in Political/War Lounge
I’m to stay in the big bulky sling (Breg... 539 Views / 27 Replies  
I’m to stay in the big bulky sling (Breg Slingshot 2) 24/7 unless showering. I can either use a cheap sling in the shower or let my arm hang free. I can raise/lower my forearm, but only by using my...
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 22, 2022 at 09:17 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Hunt and peck. I’ve never used dictation, and I... 539 Views / 27 Replies  
Hunt and peck. I’ve never used dictation, and I doubt it’s a good fit for me. I do too much copy editing on posts. My wife dictates everything, and it weirds me out how she drops in “comma” “period”...
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 22, 2022 at 09:04 AM, in MacNN Lounge
*sigh* It appears Mr. Loaf was anti-mask,... 266 Views / 4 Replies  
*sigh* It appears Mr. Loaf was anti-mask, anti-vax and died of covid.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 22, 2022 at 08:53 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Had my first post-op with the surgeon’s PA today.... 539 Views / 27 Replies  
Had my first post-op with the surgeon’s PA today. It all looks good. They took off the big wad of bandages on my shoulder. All that’s left are a bunch of steristrips. I’m still stuck in the sling for...
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 21, 2022 at 04:49 PM, in MacNN Lounge
RIP Marvin Lee Aday 266 Views / 4 Replies  
Meat Loaf has passed (https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-news/meat-loaf-dies-74-1288550/). He was 74.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 21, 2022 at 09:04 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Recipe? 129,402 Views / 425 Replies  
Recipe?
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 20, 2022 at 12:51 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Sweet classic Technics gear. My old Kenwood... 8,679 Views / 157 Replies  
Sweet classic Technics gear.

My old Kenwood amp (Basic M2A) was doing some odd dropout shit. It was like the world’s worst needle-in-a-haystack search to find anyone who still works on home audio...
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 20, 2022 at 07:21 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Have been hate-watching the Boba Fett series on... 129,402 Views / 425 Replies  
Have been hate-watching the Boba Fett series on D+. It’s...not good.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 20, 2022 at 06:21 AM, in MacNN Lounge
For anything else, I usually do what you... 539 Views / 27 Replies  
For anything else, I usually do what you suggested. Not a bum idea at all.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 18, 2022 at 07:29 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Doc says no anti-inflammatories for now.... 539 Views / 27 Replies  
Doc says no anti-inflammatories for now. Apparently they can slow down the healing process of surgery. He had me stop them two weeks ago. I was taking voltaren at the time. Really felt it when I...
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 18, 2022 at 06:47 PM, in MacNN Lounge
So far, the hydrocodone hasn’t seemed to do... 539 Views / 27 Replies  
So far, the hydrocodone hasn’t seemed to do anything other than make me groggy. I honestly can’t say that it’s done anything for pain. I’ve taken hydrocodone in the past (back surgery in the T-10...
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 18, 2022 at 05:43 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Glenn, any thoughts on pain medication.... 539 Views / 27 Replies  
Glenn, any thoughts on pain medication. Surprisingly, my surgeon scripted me good ole hydrocodone. I’ve used the stuff in the past, and know the pros and cons. I’m not excited about using the stuff...
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 18, 2022 at 07:31 AM, in MacNN Lounge
About five or six years ago, I slipped and fell... 539 Views / 27 Replies  
About five or six years ago, I slipped and fell on ice, reflexively bracing the fall with my right arm, and jamming it hard. It hurt like hell right afterward, of course, but it more or less cleared...
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 18, 2022 at 07:18 AM, in MacNN Lounge
:lol::lol::lol: 539 Views / 27 Replies  
:lol::lol::lol:
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 17, 2022 at 04:55 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I just hope I can get my fastball back. :lol: 539 Views / 27 Replies  
I just hope I can get my fastball back. :lol:
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 17, 2022 at 03:18 PM, in MacNN Lounge
They did a nerve block on the entire arm, so pain... 539 Views / 27 Replies  
They did a nerve block on the entire arm, so pain isn’t a thing yet. And I haven’t tried to negotiate bed time yet either. I’m sure that’s gonna affect my mood a bit.

I also have this electric...
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 17, 2022 at 03:14 PM, in MacNN Lounge
RIP My Insurance Deductible 539 Views / 27 Replies  
So, I had my right rotator cuff and one tendon repaired this morning. No idea if I’ll ever get my fastball back, though. On the upside, I killed my deductible in one fell swoop and it’s still January...
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 17, 2022 at 02:14 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I’ve seen the listing, but gave it a pass. I’m... 129,402 Views / 425 Replies  
I’ve seen the listing, but gave it a pass. I’m not really a Gervais fan.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 16, 2022 at 10:55 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I wouldn’t want to bet money on that. This GOP... 7,182 Views / 89 Replies  
I wouldn’t want to bet money on that. This GOP isn’t your father’s GOP, by a long shot. There are more than a few members of the GOP (especially in the House) who I honestly don’t think would have...
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 15, 2022 at 08:40 PM, in Political/War Lounge
RIP Humble Choice 454 Views / 2 Replies  
Dunno if any of y'a'll use it, but Humble Choice for Mac and Linux goes bye-bye Feb.1. (https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2022/01/humble-subscription-service-is-dumping-mac-linux-access-in-18-days/)
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 14, 2022 at 07:18 AM, in Gaming
Apparently, the DOJ thinks the Oath Keepers had a... 7,182 Views / 89 Replies  
Apparently, the DOJ thinks the Oath Keepers had a plan.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 14, 2022 at 07:14 AM, in Political/War Lounge
SCOTUS today struck down the vaccination mandate... 410,057 Views / 1,490 Replies  
SCOTUS today struck down the vaccination mandate for large businesses, but upheld the mandate for healthcare and medical businesses that receive federal dollars, i.e. Medicare (which is pretty much...
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 13, 2022 at 07:03 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I’ve seen Wordle mentioned in many places, but I... 296 Views / 2 Replies  
I’ve seen Wordle mentioned in many places, but I haven’t jumped at it.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 11, 2022 at 03:32 PM, in Gaming
Better than nothing. I wager there will be... 410,057 Views / 1,490 Replies  
Better than nothing. I wager there will be parents screaming about the masks upsetting their delicate offspring now. That seems to be the latest bugaboo making the rounds of the antivax/mask/reality...
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 11, 2022 at 12:15 PM, in Political/War Lounge
The story about that burst water pipe.... 351,283 Views / 748 Replies  
The story about that burst water pipe. (https://www.wcnc.com/article/news/regional/beech-mountain-water-line-skiers-sprayed/275-38211c02-61bf-4121-8516-e74c0d3784e6)
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 10, 2022 at 12:41 PM, in MacNN Lounge
RIP Bob Saget 475 Views / 2 Replies  
Bob Saget died Sunday afternoon (https://variety.com/2022/tv/news/bob-saget-dead-full-house-star-afv-host-1235149876/). He was 65.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 10, 2022 at 08:56 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Vocabulary Quiz 296 Views / 2 Replies  
A fun little quiz from Merriam-Webster to test your vocabulary skillz. (https://www.merriam-webster.com/word-games/vocabulary-quiz)
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 8, 2022 at 10:30 AM, in Gaming
That's what you get for living next to an inland... 251,505 Views / 454 Replies  
That's what you get for living next to an inland ocean. Chill is a moderate -9 here this morning.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 7, 2022 at 08:56 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Sticky: A-Rod seems to have fallen on hard times, I... 661,096 Views / 1,156 Replies  
A-Rod seems to have fallen on hard times, I guess. Sad.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 6, 2022 at 05:44 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Wind chill down here in Indy this morning is a... 251,505 Views / 454 Replies  
Wind chill down here in Indy this morning is a balmy 2. I suspect it went below zero at sometime overnight. High today is a whopping 16 with a windchill of 3. I hate winter.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 6, 2022 at 08:34 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Gab... 1,440,760 Views / 3,227 Replies  
Gab (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gab_(social_network))
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 4, 2022 at 08:18 PM, in Political/War Lounge
They are here in Indy. A friend of mine drives a... 410,057 Views / 1,490 Replies  
They are here in Indy. A friend of mine drives a bus for Carmel schools and he's scared to death to go back. He's sticking it out, though, til the end of the semester when he can retire and get his...
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 3, 2022 at 03:27 PM, in Political/War Lounge
My soon-to-be four-year-old granddaughter loves... 611 Views / 7 Replies  
My soon-to-be four-year-old granddaughter loves playing MarioKart on the Switch. I know nothing about these games, but apparently there's a setting that imposes a hard boundary at the edge of the...
Posted by Thorzdad, on Jan 2, 2022 at 01:18 PM, in Gaming
Love that classic gold BBS 3-piece. Great look. 810,209 Views / 1,388 Replies  
Love that classic gold BBS 3-piece. Great look.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Dec 31, 2021 at 03:45 PM, in MacNN Lounge
RIP Sue Ann Nivens 626 Views / 2 Replies  
Betty White has passed. (https://www.tmz.com/2021/12/31/betty-white-dead-dies-golden-girls/) She was 99.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Dec 31, 2021 at 03:36 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Make a coffee table with them. 810,209 Views / 1,388 Replies  
Make a coffee table with them.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Dec 29, 2021 at 04:18 PM, in MacNN Lounge
In my VW, the traction control light flashes when... 305,809 Views / 770 Replies  
In my VW, the traction control light flashes when it’s working, such as sliding on wet pavement.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Dec 29, 2021 at 12:03 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Wat??? 686 Views / 3 Replies  
Wat???
Posted by Thorzdad, on Dec 27, 2021 at 10:25 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Both AirPlay and AirDrop are locked-down tight. 1,030 Views / 7 Replies  
Both AirPlay and AirDrop are locked-down tight.
Posted by Thorzdad, on Dec 27, 2021 at 03:11 PM, in iOS Apps
Showing results 1 to 50 of 1000
 
Top
Privacy Policy
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:06 AM.
All contents of these forums © 1995-2017 MacNN. All rights reserved.
Branding + Design: www.gesamtbild.com
vBulletin v.3.8.8 © 2000-2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.,