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Random Babbling Thread 120

Discussion in 'Whatnots' started by dmc, Aug 4, 2015.

  1. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    How do you crack a tooth on an average piece of toast? :hmm:
     
  2. dmc

    dmc Speak softly and carry a big briefcase Staff Member Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    Sounds like the toast had little to do with it and the tooth was basically cracked already. (Either that, or you make toast out of exceedingly dense bread.)
     
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    Yeah, I had some root canal work done on it 10 years or so ago...
     
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    I had root canal treatmeant on a teeth around 6 years ago. One of my colleagues foretold me that the teeth will be dead and gone within the year - and it is still there today :banana:
     
  5. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    In other random news, I've had a young stag run into my garden a couple of hours ago. Well, into, then out on the other side of the street, then back through and out on the other end again. Since I'm in the middle of a city, that is not exactly a common occurrence. :heh:
     
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    Mmmm, venison. :bigeyes:
     
  7. Taluntain

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    The thought of eating it has not occurred to me. :shake:
     
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    Hirschgulasch mit Preißelbeeren und Spätzle...
    :deadhorse:
     
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  9. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    So over at G3 they've messed with their forums and changed the url of the IE modding news feed in the process... consequently we've gone a few months without IE modding news because nobody noticed the change and/or let me know to fix it. But yesterday I've noticed the curiously long absence of any new news posts myself and fixed the feed. It's now catching up and should be back on track by tomorrow.
     
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    I guess no one else reads them. :shake:
     
  11. Taluntain

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    Judging by the number of views of those threads, that would be incorrect.
     
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    How many of those are bots? :D
     
  13. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    I couldn't say, I'm not sure if bot views are displayed there publicly, actually.
     
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    On an unrelated note, I'm finding it rather hard to construct a proper timeline for the history of Nether Scrolls. Every time I think I've got it down, I find another piece of information that contradicts my story and I have to rewrite the damn thing. I'm not even sure the official sources are at all consistent with each other across different editions. :skeptic:
     
  15. dmc

    dmc Speak softly and carry a big briefcase Staff Member Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    I am getting a new wave of foreign spam calls. Just this morning, calls from Lithuania and Serbia. Yesterday was three from Slovenia. The weekend brought the Congo. Other recent ones were Burundi, Belarus, Minsk (not sure why that one identifies by city while the rest identify by country), Uganda, and, of course, my normal batch of calls from states in the US where I literally do not know a single person.

    I would have answered the one from Minsk if it had been spelled Minsc. :p
     
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    You say that like Minsc can spell his own name. :rolleyes:
     
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  18. Taluntain

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    Slovenia? Now that's bizarre. I've actually turned off the land line in the house because we were constantly getting phone spam calls despite being in the "don't call" directory, which all the telemarketers here merrily ignore. We've been using only mobile phones for the last couple of years. Everyone's got so many minutes into all the networks there that we never use them up anyway.
     
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    Bi-annual check-in.

    Don't have much to say. Even randomly. But going down that top member list and seeing all the avatars made me realize just how distinctly y'all stick out in my internet life. Memories tied of all of them.

    e: gem people still rule.
     
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    Top members or top chatters? I'm clearly not on that list :p :beer:
     
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