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  • General_X posted a message in the forum topic What kind of breakfast do you normally have?. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    @PSP107 said:@General_X: Then every morning I just heat them in the microwave to have with my coffee."Doesn't it taste funny warming up week old foods?Nope I scramble the eggs so the last one tastes ...

  • General_X posted a message in the forum topic What kind of breakfast do you normally have?. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    @PSP107 said:@General_X: "I make up a whole bunch of eggs and sausage patties on the weekend then have those for breakfast throughout the week."What?@AFBrat77:"half Cheerios / half Shredded Wheat ove...

  • General_X posted a message in the forum topic College & tablets or laptop ?. on the AV / Hardware Center board

    Tablets are pretty much only good for content consumption, get a lightweight laptop with good batterylife for college.

  • General_X posted a message in the forum topic Logitech F710 Game Pad. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @sanch5375: The F710 has two input modes (Direct Input and Xinput). Most modern games support the Xinput standard so make sure the switch on the front of the controller is switched to the "X". Also ma...

  • General_X posted a message in the forum topic Box Office Weekend Movies: San Andreas Wins!!!. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    I saw San Andreas this weekend and yes it's exactly what it looks like. A typical color by numbers disaster movie which is perfectly fine if you keep your expectations in check. There were tense momen...

  • General_X posted a message in the forum topic ‘I Will Take the Lead’ in Defunding Net Neutrality. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    Time to see how many telecoms are funding her campaign...Edit: Oh would you look at that, Verizon, ATT, and Comcast made her top 10 of campaign contributions...https://www.opensecrets.org/politicians/...

  • General_X posted a message in the forum topic Monitor and TV calibration tools?. on the AV / Hardware Center board

    @insane_metalist said:@klunt_bumskrint said: Moved to Hardware.You will have to spend money, colormunki are quite good.I really want one but they start at $150+ it doesn't seem worth it at those pric...

  • General_X posted a message in the forum topic $1800 rig for Oculus rig. on the AV / Hardware Center board

    Personally I would wait until the CV1 is out before making any purchasing decisions for it. Give the devs time to develop drivers, software/games, and to come out with more powerful cards early next ...

  • General_X posted a message in the forum topic LA increase minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2020. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    This doesn't make sense nationwide but I can see it being necessary for a place like Los Angeles where the cost of living has ballooned to a stupidly high level. Their current minimum wage would be li...

  • General_X posted a message in the forum topic Unable to view youtube direct from email. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    Embedded videos in emails is a very rare feature in modern email browsers due to security concerns. I know Gmail has a feature that scans your emails for youtube links and allows you to play them in ...

  • General_X posted a message in the forum topic The biggest problems in this century you can name thread. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    Horrid conditions in developing nations and dependence on fossil fuels for energy production.

  • General_X posted a message in the forum topic FPS issues after buying new monitor. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    Well there could be a couple of things but I'm not sure any of them explain such a drastic drop. For one your new monitor may be a higher resolution (1080p) than your old one (possibly 1050p or less)...

  • General_X posted a message in the forum topic How many of you will get a VR Headset in the next 5 - 10 years?. on the AV / Hardware Center board

    I'd really need to try before I buy but I've heard the experience can be pretty amazing when done correctly. I'll probably wait for 2nd gen units at least and maybe even wireless versions would be pr...

  • General_X posted a message in the forum topic Any Computers With a Lease Term?. on the AV / Hardware Center board

    I don't know about leasing computers but I know Newegg (and probably others) have financing options such as Bill Me Later which lets you pay back a purchase in installments with no interest for 6 mon...

  • General_X posted a message in the forum topic Vienna brings in gay pedestrian crossing lights. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    @johnd13 said:What's wrong with single neutral pedestrian lights? That's what we have here and no complaints have ever been heard.Basically this, I'm not against gay folk in any way but this seems si...

  • General_X posted a message in the forum topic Gay cake row: judge rules against Ashers bakery. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    @JimB said:Two point three percent of the population of the United States is gay. Point eight percent want to marry. Gay activists are now dictating to the majority what we should believe. It is time ...

  • General_X posted a message in the forum topic Gay cake row: judge rules against Ashers bakery. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    @ariabed said:@dylandr said: Religion should not be a good reason to dodge a punishment, being gay is a right being religious is a choice (i don't care if you guys scold me but it had to been said, a...

  • General_X posted a message in the forum topic Is Intercourse that important?. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    @angelcrr said:@General_X: I can empathize with the finances part, but as for the bedroom aspect; can't casual intimacy (without sex) be enough? Does the lack of sex really damper a relationship?For ...

  • General_X posted a message in the forum topic Is Intercourse that important?. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    Personally in a relationship sex is very important. They say there are two main things that ruin relationships and that's finances and problems in the bedroom.

  • General_X posted a message in the forum topic Student sues her Univ. for failing a course (twice).. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    @BranKetra said: It is good to see what people really think about those with disabilities in Off-Topic.I am glad contemporary law in Western civilization prevents this kind discrimination and health ...