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by plummeting_sloth
24 Jul 2015, 12:42
Forum: Magnum Rewatch
Topic: Magnum Rewatch 22 - Memories Are Forever
Replies: 14
Views: 3799

Re: Magnum Rewatch 22 - Memories Are Forever

Not to take a minor quibble with an otherwise excellent podcast, but as likely the only forum user who is also a War of 1812 Naval reenactor, I do take small issue with the downplaying of Sailor Impressment as a cause of the war. Indeed, if the American side of war was to be said to have a rallying ...
by plummeting_sloth
29 Jan 2015, 19:42
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Science Questions
Replies: 219
Views: 10378

Re: Science Questions

Eventually, we'll be looking for a Cyanine analogue. Probably looking at a NeHe source. Basically, this is going to a frame unto which new things will be swapped in, most importantly using waveguide instead of glass slide. But I want to get the basics in first. I haven't done much with fluorescence ...
by plummeting_sloth
29 Jan 2015, 17:05
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The General Chat thread
Replies: 6642
Views: 146191

Re: The General Chat thread

just sell some stuff of Krogs-list
by plummeting_sloth
29 Jan 2015, 16:32
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Advice Thread
Replies: 1621
Views: 50153

Re: Advice Thread

Elomin Sha wrote:Remember, licking an active sander belt is good luck.


A tongue bandage is the ultimate good luck charm!
by plummeting_sloth
29 Jan 2015, 15:57
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Advice Thread
Replies: 1621
Views: 50153

Re: Advice Thread

Oh I know, I know... I wasn't going to seriously try that with the drill. I've hewn it down a bit using a chisel and then rounded those edges. I don't know... perhaps I've convinced myself that it won't stop looking like a bannister until it's perfectly rounded, but I'm still not satisfied. I'm not ...
by plummeting_sloth
29 Jan 2015, 12:07
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Advice Thread
Replies: 1621
Views: 50153

Re: Advice Thread

hmmm... maybe if I had another table leg to practice on first:P
by plummeting_sloth
29 Jan 2015, 11:58
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Advice Thread
Replies: 1621
Views: 50153

Re: Advice Thread

ahhh
by plummeting_sloth
29 Jan 2015, 11:57
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Science Questions
Replies: 219
Views: 10378

Re: Science Questions

hey, complete shot in the dark here, but has anyone here ever made a rig based around detecting fluorescence off a glass surface?
by plummeting_sloth
29 Jan 2015, 11:54
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Advice Thread
Replies: 1621
Views: 50153

Re: Advice Thread

is a wood-turned different from a lathe?
by plummeting_sloth
29 Jan 2015, 11:54
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The lame superpowers thread.
Replies: 130
Views: 3780

Re: The lame superpowers thread.

Captain Lion: Is a lion... mistakenly given a military rank due a cleric error. Has the power of drawing a veterans pension despite being a lion. Cy-Borg: An escaped laboratory experiment... a genetic mutant with the perfect DNA combination of Cy Young and Swedish tennis star Bjorn Borg. As genetics...
by plummeting_sloth
29 Jan 2015, 11:42
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MaryLRRnd
Replies: 59
Views: 8614

Re: MaryLRRnd

Hello you fellow terminal dweller of I-83!
by plummeting_sloth
29 Jan 2015, 11:39
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The "Post a picture of yourself" thread
Replies: 6216
Views: 157116

Re: The "Post a picture of yourself" thread

Some Shots from New Orleans... the Firing of Cannons and all the Balls https://fbcdn-sphotos-e-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xfa1/v/t1.0-9/10801820_10152963423571265_4549149234777547612_n.jpg?oh=c0c77ccb6b5f474fcf68221238bbd843&oe=555F427A&__gda__=1432716183_db6c84cb1c3f1141260d845cc53ba916 http...
by plummeting_sloth
29 Jan 2015, 11:28
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Books you're reading now
Replies: 1106
Views: 41352

Re: Books you're reading now

Principles of Fluorescence Spectroscopy.

It's... a dry read.
by plummeting_sloth
29 Jan 2015, 11:25
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The General Chat thread
Replies: 6642
Views: 146191

Re: The General Chat thread

viscomica wrote:I did it! Payed my credit card bill.
Excuse me while I hide in a cave for the next three days until I get paid.


I don't know how to tell you this... but cave-rent is due.
by plummeting_sloth
29 Jan 2015, 11:21
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Advice Thread
Replies: 1621
Views: 50153

Re: Advice Thread

I don't know what I was hoping for... maybe THIS ONE TRICK SCROLL-SAW MANUFACTURERS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW ABOUT. or something.
by plummeting_sloth
29 Jan 2015, 11:20
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Feminism general thread
Replies: 1178
Views: 43140

Re: Feminism general thread

Considering how miss applied the Betchel test can often be, I wonder if a companies response to a high Dave score would be "Damn... this looks bad. We need to hire more Steve"s
by plummeting_sloth
29 Jan 2015, 11:03
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Advice Thread
Replies: 1621
Views: 50153

Re: Advice Thread

heh... yeah, I was afraid that would be the advice.
by plummeting_sloth
29 Jan 2015, 11:02
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thread of soothing cuteness
Replies: 2662
Views: 81056

Re: Thread of soothing cuteness

ah, well that'll do it. I hope I hit mine so I escape the petri dish in which I inhabit.
by plummeting_sloth
29 Jan 2015, 10:55
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thread of soothing cuteness
Replies: 2662
Views: 81056

Re: Thread of soothing cuteness

Man, Elomin...for a little brother he's so much bigger than you.
by plummeting_sloth
29 Jan 2015, 10:51
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Advice Thread
Replies: 1621
Views: 50153

Re: Advice Thread

Handy type folks... I've been wanting to have a cane to go with my Regency gentlemen clothes, but everyone I've found out and about has been too short for me. I endeavored to fix this problem by making my own. I found a nice oak bannister that was the right height for me, and had some interesting fe...
by plummeting_sloth
29 Jan 2015, 10:06
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Menswear
Replies: 1897
Views: 43279

Re: Menswear

I picked a 1930's GEM travel straight razor about a half a year ago. I love it! It came in this art-deco stainless steel traveling case with purple plush interior... because the classist of shaves must be mine. Then my lady-friend got me an Art of Shaving shaving kit for Christmas because she felt b...
by plummeting_sloth
28 Jan 2015, 11:12
Forum: LoadingReadyRun Streams
Topic: I, Horner
Replies: 50
Views: 5229

Re: I, Horner

You know, it took me until the constant time-skips with messing up the warehouse section to realize it, but either Ryo consistently cuts his face in the same spot shaving every single day, or that bandage is over some sort of horrifying unhealing sore.
by plummeting_sloth
18 Jan 2015, 11:14
Forum: LoadingReadyRun Streams
Topic: Beej's Backlog
Replies: 115
Views: 11798

Re: Beej's Backlog

thought you all might like this. Found some Shadowrun: Dragonfall fan art in the news of the new Kickstarter

http://dylanmeconis.tumblr.com/post/108087122969/in-honor-of-harebrained-schemes-launching-their
by plummeting_sloth
03 Jan 2015, 19:22
Forum: Feed Dump
Topic: I've Seen That Anime!
Replies: 20
Views: 3009

Re: I've Seen That Anime!

Ian Horner's ancestors were of course Antarctic penguins
by plummeting_sloth
02 Jan 2015, 13:53
Forum: LRR Video Discussion
Topic: The LoadingReadyRumble 2
Replies: 68
Views: 17958

Re: The LoadingReadyRumble 2

now to complete the trifecta, we'll need a streamer version of this during a Crossing the STreams if you ever decide to hang up LRL

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