DaemonForums  

Go Back   DaemonForums > Miscellaneous > Off-Topic

Off-Topic Everything else.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1   (View Single Post)  
Old 10th August 2008
drhowarddrfine drhowarddrfine is offline
VPN Cryptographer
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 358
Thanked 9 Times in 8 Posts
Default Spectacular Images from Olympics opening ceremonies

Link
Reply With Quote
  #2   (View Single Post)  
Old 10th August 2008
BSDfan666 BSDfan666 is offline
Real Name: N/A, this is the interweb.
Helpful companion
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 2,223
Thanked 193 Times in 184 Posts
Default

The Olympics are over hyped.. so far, all they've done is interrupt stuff I watch on television.
Reply With Quote
  #3   (View Single Post)  
Old 10th August 2008
drhowarddrfine drhowarddrfine is offline
VPN Cryptographer
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 358
Thanked 9 Times in 8 Posts
Default

Dancing with the stars? It doesn't make the images less beautiful.
Reply With Quote
  #4   (View Single Post)  
Old 10th August 2008
BSDfan666 BSDfan666 is offline
Real Name: N/A, this is the interweb.
Helpful companion
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 2,223
Thanked 193 Times in 184 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by drhowarddrfine View Post
Dancing with the stars?
No.

Quote:
Originally Posted by drhowarddrfine View Post
It doesn't make the images less beautiful.
Yeah, sorta does.. I hold grudges for years.
Reply With Quote
  #5   (View Single Post)  
Old 11th August 2008
drhowarddrfine drhowarddrfine is offline
VPN Cryptographer
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 358
Thanked 9 Times in 8 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by BSDfan666 View Post
No.


Yeah, sorta does.. I hold grudges for years.
Bought a bad radio at Walmart?
Reply With Quote
  #6   (View Single Post)  
Old 11th August 2008
BSDfan666 BSDfan666 is offline
Real Name: N/A, this is the interweb.
Helpful companion
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 2,223
Thanked 193 Times in 184 Posts
Default

I have absolutely no idea what that means, I don't even own a radio.
Reply With Quote
  #7   (View Single Post)  
Old 11th August 2008
Carpetsmoker's Avatar
Carpetsmoker Carpetsmoker is offline
Real Name: Martin
Old man from scene 24
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Eindhoven, Netherlands
Posts: 2,051
Thanked 198 Times in 156 Posts
Default

Radio? ... I vaguely remember something about that ... Maybe from my history classes at school ... Either that, or I read another ``back in the day'' post by DrJ again ...

Quote:
The Olympics are over hyped.. so far, all they've done is interrupt stuff I watch on television.
So true.
And lets not even start all the whining about Tibet.
__________________
UNIX was not designed to stop you from doing stupid things, because that would also stop you from doing clever things.
Reply With Quote
  #8   (View Single Post)  
Old 11th August 2008
DrJ DrJ is offline
ISO Quartermaster
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Gold Country, CA
Posts: 506
Thanked 39 Times in 39 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Carpetsmoker View Post
Either that, or I read another ``back in the day'' post by DrJ again ...
Would it surprise you that I put together a Heathkit AM radio as one of my first soldering projects when I was very young?
Reply With Quote
  #9   (View Single Post)  
Old 11th August 2008
drhowarddrfine drhowarddrfine is offline
VPN Cryptographer
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 358
Thanked 9 Times in 8 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Carpetsmoker View Post
Radio? ... I vaguely remember something about that ... Maybe from my history classes at school ...
Has never owned a car.
Reply With Quote
Old 11th August 2008
18Googol2's Avatar
18Googol2 18Googol2 is offline
Real Name: whoami
Spam Deminer
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: pwd
Posts: 283
Thanked 20 Times in 18 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by drhowarddrfine View Post
Has never owned a car.
Most avarage mobiles today is integrated radio, so you dont have to buy a car to listen to the news
Reply With Quote
Old 11th August 2008
roddierod's Avatar
roddierod roddierod is offline
Real Name: Rod Person
VPN Cryptographer
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Pittsburgh, Pa
Posts: 371
Thanked 13 Times in 13 Posts
Default

I saw the drum part of the openning ceremonies, I don't know why - but I felt like I was watching something from Brave New World or 1984....probably just me.
__________________
"The basic tool for the manipulation of reality is the manipulation of words. If you can control the meaning of words, you can control the people who must use the words." -Philip K. Dick
Reply With Quote
Old 11th August 2008
drhowarddrfine drhowarddrfine is offline
VPN Cryptographer
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 358
Thanked 9 Times in 8 Posts
Default

Microsoft at the Olympics
Reply With Quote
Old 12th August 2008
18Googol2's Avatar
18Googol2 18Googol2 is offline
Real Name: whoami
Spam Deminer
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: pwd
Posts: 283
Thanked 20 Times in 18 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by drhowarddrfine View Post
I didnt watch the opening ceremony, so is this for real, not photoshoped? Wow, its gold! Nice find, mate
__________________
The power of plain text? It can control an entire OS
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Some images are black in Firefox RandomSF FreeBSD Ports and Packages 14 7th January 2010 08:19 AM
Official DVD images from FreeBSD team vermaden FreeBSD General 0 16th October 2008 06:11 PM
Which light Gui from modify images files? aleunix OpenBSD General 7 15th June 2008 04:32 PM
Number of Images exceeded 18Googol2 Feedback and Suggestions 2 10th May 2008 09:38 PM
opening links mtx Feedback and Suggestions 5 5th May 2008 08:28 PM


All times are GMT. The time now is 07:46 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content copyright © 2007-2010, the authors
Daemon image copyright ©1988, Marshall Kirk McKusick