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by Dan
Fri Dec 16, 2011 11:00 pm
Forum: Debate and Discussion
Topic: A sad loss
Replies: 3
Views: 1048

Re: A sad loss

Dawkins is more a scientist. His beef with god/s exists because of the type of thinking which religion or unjustified faith rewards - that is, at best it encourages faith in the face of difficult or contradictory facts. That doesn't sit well with his evidence based outlook. Hitchens was much more a ...
by Dan
Fri Dec 16, 2011 6:37 pm
Forum: Debate and Discussion
Topic: A sad loss
Replies: 3
Views: 1048

A sad loss

Christopher Hitchens died today, aged 62. He was a wonderful essayist, if not the best author, and was a highly intelligent thinker and polemicist. I came to admire his written work, scathing wit and debating prowess on many subjects including George Orwell and totalitarianism which I studied during...
by Dan
Tue Nov 22, 2011 7:24 pm
Forum: The Arts
Topic: New Monitor help
Replies: 5
Views: 493

Re: New Monitor help

Do response times matter that much on a monitor? Surely there are bigger factors contributing to delay, especially online. 2-5 ms seems like a moot point to me. More of a question than an observation though as I'm just guessing
by Dan
Tue Nov 15, 2011 6:31 pm
Forum: The Arts
Topic: Skyrim?
Replies: 20
Views: 2833

Re: Skyrim?

I'm holding off on it because I'm afraid it will suck me in.. My biggest concerns are: It'll be poo on PC (I'm convinced this will be the case anyway, so I'm looking at it only as a console option) That it'll barely be improved from Fallout 3 in terms of textures That the post-10-hour-mark is good ...
by Dan
Mon Nov 07, 2011 6:17 pm
Forum: Recruits
Topic: [NA][RO2]Koww/Pockets/etc.
Replies: 7
Views: 689

Re: [NA][RO2]Koww/Pockets/etc.

Welcome!
by Dan
Sat Nov 05, 2011 10:23 pm
Forum: The Arts
Topic: New metallica album LuLu
Replies: 7
Views: 618

Re: New metallica album LuLu

Shit, I couldn't get through one whole song. Will stick to the back-catalogue as far as metallica are concerned now...
by Dan
Fri Oct 07, 2011 10:18 am
Forum: General
Topic: What to do between BF3 Beta and Retail
Replies: 10
Views: 1235

Re: What to do between BF3 Beta and Retail

justice7ca wrote:I think some RO2 would be good. If anything that game teaches me to be more patient.
It's not camping, it's tactical waiting :wink:
by Dan
Sun Sep 11, 2011 7:33 pm
Forum: Recruits
Topic: [EU][RO2]DT
Replies: 7
Views: 843

[EU][RO2]DT

Hi all, thought I'd make myself known here. Introduced through Hibble as the Red Orchestra 2 beta became available, and have been playing with Crystal, Hibble and NoOuts amongst others for the last few days. I played many hours on the original game, on and off since 2006. It was my favourite game an...