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by U-said-it
Thu May 21, 2009 10:05 am
Forum: Off-Topic Forum
Topic: Satan buries yet another fossil to test our faith
Replies: 3
Views: 445

Re: Satan buries yet another fossil to test our faith

. This has been generating quite a bit of buzz in the scientific communities, and was even featured as a logo for a day on Google. http://www.google.com/logos/missinglink.gif Alternative Story Link: National Geographic On another forum I frequent, someone brought up Ken Ham's critique of this find o...
by U-said-it
Thu May 14, 2009 10:03 am
Forum: Off-Topic Forum
Topic: Prominent atheist - "Intelligent" design possible to study.
Replies: 8
Views: 673

Prominent atheist - "Intelligent" design possible to study.

1.) Richard Dawkins says in an interview with Ben Stein that he thinks it possible that a civilisation from somewhere in the universe seeded life onto planet earth. 2.) That biochemistry and molecular biology may show the signature of design by that higher intelligence. Youtube video interview I'd n...
by U-said-it
Thu May 14, 2009 9:57 am
Forum: Off-Topic Forum
Topic: US: Should police be able to attach GPS to cars w/o warrants
Replies: 2
Views: 459

US: Should police be able to attach GPS to cars w/o warrants

Are police allowed stick a GPS on your car and track you without your knowledge? It depends on who you ask. Two courts have recently ruled in opposite directions on this issue, with one stating that such an activity does not count as unreasonable search and seizure while the other stating that it d...
by U-said-it
Sat May 09, 2009 1:58 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Forum
Topic: The US Military and Proselytizing...
Replies: 2
Views: 419

The US Military and Proselytizing...

Operation Straight Up (OSU) story [Stephen] Baldwin became a right-wing, born-again Christian after the 9/11 attacks, and now is the star of Operation Straight Up (OSU), an evangelical entertainment troupe that actively proselytizes among active-duty members of the US military. As an official arm o...
by U-said-it
Fri Apr 17, 2009 11:30 am
Forum: Off-Topic Forum
Topic: Hollywood scores win over Pirate Bay
Replies: 4
Views: 655

Hollywood scores win over Pirate Bay

The entertainment industry won round one Friday in a legal battle against file-sharing hub The Pirate Bay, with guilty verdicts and one-year prison sentences handed down to four men accused of running and financing the popular site. ... In its landmark ruling, the Stockholm district court convicted...
by U-said-it
Tue Mar 24, 2009 9:01 am
Forum: Off-Topic Forum
Topic: China blocks YouTube
Replies: 6
Views: 540

China blocks YouTube

According to Shanghaiist (and now, mainstream news outlets), YouTube was blocked in China over the weekend, likely because of content related to the flood of pro-Tibetan-sovereignty protests in Tibet and elsewhere: The unrest spread this weekend to regions outside Lhasa: police and protesters also ...
by U-said-it
Mon Mar 16, 2009 6:38 am
Forum: Off-Topic Forum
Topic: AIG adding insult to injury
Replies: 6
Views: 610

Re: AIG adding insult to injury

In a letter to Geithner dated Saturday, Liddy (CEO of AIG) wrote that “AIG's hands are tied." The bonuses, said Liddy, were promised last year and AIG was legally bound to pay them. Liddy also warned that some bonuses were necessary to retain the most skilled employees. “We cannot attra...
by U-said-it
Sun Mar 15, 2009 8:31 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Forum
Topic: AIG adding insult to injury
Replies: 6
Views: 610

AIG adding insult to injury

Leaders of the White House economic team and the Senate's top Republican bellowed about bonuses at a bailed-out insurance giant and pledged to prevent such payments in the future. ... they tore into the contracts that American International Group asserted had to be honored, to the tune of about $16...
by U-said-it
Sun Mar 15, 2009 8:18 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Forum
Topic: Monkey floss is the bald man's loss
Replies: 1
Views: 402

Monkey floss is the bald man's loss

Long-tailed macaque monkeys teach their babies to clean their teeth, according to a new study that says females slow down and exaggerate their motions when they notice their young watching them floss. Full story, and video here: National Geographic --------------------------------------------------...
by U-said-it
Fri Mar 13, 2009 9:03 am
Forum: Off-Topic Forum
Topic: Vampire unearthed in Venice...
Replies: 1
Views: 382

Vampire unearthed in Venice...

Okay not really... more like vampire unearthed in Venice "plague" grave. Italian researchers believe they have found the remains of a female "vampire" in Venice, buried with a brick jammed between her jaws to prevent her feeding on victims of a plague which swept the city in the 16th century. "This ...
by U-said-it
Thu Mar 12, 2009 6:04 am
Forum: Off-Topic Forum
Topic: Obama Asked to Turn Down Boy Scouts of America
Replies: 3
Views: 523

Re: Obama Asked to Turn Down Boy Scouts of America

I try to post a variety of news/political stories... My personal belief is that the recession was brought on by the previous administration, and it's constituent supporters (A-Holes who voted for them). The conservative base who thought it was okay to push their value/belief systems on other people,...
by U-said-it
Tue Mar 10, 2009 11:33 am
Forum: Off-Topic Forum
Topic: Obama Asked to Turn Down Boy Scouts of America
Replies: 3
Views: 523

Obama Asked to Turn Down Boy Scouts of America

Obama Asked to Turn Down Boy Scouts of America (Washington, D.C., January 13, 2009) The American Humanist Association, in conjunction with eighteen other nontheistic (atheist and agnostic) organizations, sent a letter today to President-Elect Barack Obama urging him to decline the title and role of...
by U-said-it
Mon Mar 09, 2009 10:31 am
Forum: Front Page News and Forum Guidelines
Topic: Dreamcast RSXG Port Annouced by Taxman
Replies: 3
Views: 1089

Re: Dreamcast RSXG Port Annouced by Taxman

Yes I read that it'll look slightly modified/different, but, any chance we could get some screen shots as to what the basic look will be like?
by U-said-it
Mon Mar 09, 2009 10:28 am
Forum: Off-Topic Forum
Topic: Obama wants to rip babies from the womb with his bare hands
Replies: 16
Views: 1129

Re: Obama wants to rip babies from the womb with his bare hands

Five words. - "Separation of Church and State".

It's about time that Bush's unconstitutional policy got overturned...
by U-said-it
Mon Mar 09, 2009 10:25 am
Forum: Off-Topic Forum
Topic: Gun Day at Church cancelled...
Replies: 13
Views: 1079

Gun Day at Church cancelled...

I found this interesting tidbit from late last month recently: Arkansas guns-in-church bill dies in state Senate According to the Associated Press, the proposal to amend the state's concealed-weapons law to remove "any church or other place of worship" from a list of places where firearms are banned...
by U-said-it
Thu Mar 05, 2009 9:16 am
Forum: Off-Topic Forum
Topic: Choosing your child's features
Replies: 12
Views: 999

Re: Choosing your child's features

Well supposedly, millions of years natural and sexual selection have been doing the job for us, and it seem to work given our changing environment. If anything, maybe this would just speed up man's self-driven evolution as to what we consider attractive in a mate? I think the ethical/moral question ...
by U-said-it
Wed Mar 04, 2009 11:13 am
Forum: Off-Topic Forum
Topic: U.N. to Israel - You're racist!
Replies: 3
Views: 498

U.N. to Israel - You're racist!

U.S. officials say the United States will not participate in a United Nations conference on racism this year unless a draft version of the meeting's final report is drastically changed. The U.S. State Department issued a statement Friday about the World Conference Against Racism, saying U.S. represe...
by U-said-it
Wed Mar 04, 2009 10:11 am
Forum: Games and Software Hacking, Prototypes, and Devkits Discussion
Topic: Ok, Best DC Emu??(or an Emu that can run 3 game perfectly?)
Replies: 6
Views: 1883

Re: Ok, Best DC Emu??(or an Emu that can run 3 game perfectly?)

Have you tried using "Xpadder" with NullDC? -

Code: Select all

http://www.1emulation.com/forums/index.php?showtopic=21675
Or just replace your core DC unit if you still have the parts: http://www.goatstore.com/
by U-said-it
Wed Mar 04, 2009 10:09 am
Forum: Off-Topic Forum
Topic: Choosing your child's features
Replies: 12
Views: 999

Choosing your child's features

Default Choosing your child's features: http://www.abcnews.go.com/Health/sto...6998135&page=1 Dr. Jeffrey Steinberg has already helped thousands of couples choose their child's gender at his fertility institutes in Manhattan and Los Angeles. Within six months, he says, the clinic will offer a new se...
by U-said-it
Fri Feb 27, 2009 10:10 am
Forum: Gaming Forum
Topic: So I played my Dreamcast today...
Replies: 43
Views: 2074

Re: So I played my Dreamcast today...

They should have finished the Shenmue story line. I mean where is Shenmue 3? But in all defense of our monotone protagonist, they couldn't exactly put in any more sexual content into the game. Remember this was before the first 3D incarnation of the GTA games, and SEGA probably wanted to keep it cle...