• Ben_H posted a message in the forum topic What is it with fat guys and New Balance shoes?. on the Shoes board

    For me, a mixture of Adidas, various skate shoes, and hippy toe shoes for running. I've used the toe shoes for 5 years now and every time I try to switch off them it ends in failure so I have somehow...

  • Ben_H posted a message in the forum topic How do you watch Giant Bomb?. on the General Discussion board

    Either on my laptop or on the second screen of my PC if I am at my desk.

  • Ben_H posted a message on the post Alt+F1: 41 - Bahrain GP 2015.

    Kiiiimmmmiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii@tissot said:Alonso did pass Räikkönen, because his primes were dead on those last 2 laps. He was loosing 2 second per lap to the top 3. One analysis I...

  • Ben_H posted a message in the forum topic Request for comments on the Unix/Linux editors.. on the Off-Topic board

    @notsosneakyguy said:With modern IDEs would you bother trying to use emacs for your development environment? It all depends on what you like. Some people really like the emacs way of doing things and...

  • Ben_H posted a message on the post Danswers 07: Return of the Gerstdann.

    Holy crap, that OCD person is me circa like 6-7 years ago. I used to have a rather ridiculous routine (even parts of it involved playing specific portions of games). One day it just went away. Around...

  • Ben_H posted a message in the forum topic Discount on premium subscription. on the General Discussion board

    They said within the next week or two. It sounded like there might have been a delay with it.edit: this was last week. So probably this week or next week in time for the Big Live Live Show Live

  • Ben_H posted a message in the forum topic The Official Alt+F1 V6 Thread of Speed. on the Off-Topic board

    Kimi was insane this race.

  • Ben_H posted a message in the forum topic That puppy Rabbit is back!. on the StreetPass Functionality board

    Did he also try and sell you some knock off oxycontin while selling you those games?

  • Ben_H posted a message in the forum topic Will Jeff Ever Do A "Premium" Thing Like Dan and Drew?. on the General Discussion board

    @dercomrade said: Id be happy if Jeff would just do an hour a week where he gets amped up and rants about whatever; those moments on the various other shows are among my favourites!You should probabl...

  • Ben_H posted a message in the forum topic Anyone still using Windows 7?. on the PC board

    On my desktop I use for games I'm back on it. I was using Windows 10 from the start of the preview until about a month ago but ran into some issues that caused me to go back to 7.

  • Ben_H posted a message in the forum topic So.. How many of you are really fed up of day one updates!?. on the General Discussion board

    @mordukai said:@ben_h: @me3639: Just out of curiosity. Doesn't this means then when you do end up buying the game, however much time down the road, you have a lot more updates and patches to downloa...

  • Ben_H posted a message in the forum topic So.. How many of you are really fed up of day one updates!?. on the General Discussion board

    I'm not because I don't buy anything day 1 anymore.

  • Ben_H posted a message in the forum topic The Official Alt+F1 V6 Thread of Speed. on the Off-Topic board

    @damodar said:It must be demoralising to be presented with the likelihood that you're probably actually not going to beat the other guy because he's just better than you, but still. It's certainly no...

  • Ben_H posted a message in the forum topic The Mario Party Party 4 Board Vote. on the Mario Party 4 board

    Goomba one for sure.

  • Ben_H posted a message on the post Alt+F1: 40 - Chinese GP & Bahrain GP Prerace 2015.

    Poor Max Verstappen, he had such an outstanding race only to have that rather spectacular engine failure at the end.Edit: Also, Kimi continues to be a beast. It almost looked like he had the potential...

  • Ben_H posted a message in the forum topic Danswercise E3 Challenge! - Get Fit / Healthy / Slim. on the General Discussion board

    @freezyfrog said: In regards to above - I can attest to the whole blisters thing but in my own experience it was very temporary.Yeah, usually just the first couple runs of the year. Once your feet ar...

  • Ben_H posted a message in the forum topic How Did You Discover Giant Bomb? Tell Your Story. on the General Discussion board

    Followed them from Gamespot. I posted a bit in the comments on the blog site. The only reason my account isn't from day 1 is because I was on vacation at a place that didn't have internet at the time.

  • Ben_H posted a message in the forum topic Jeff was talking to a crazy person just now. on the General Discussion board

    @conmulligan said:Huh. Does Jeff take calls on his commute or something?Sometimes yes. Usually they're pretty goofy. This one was... interesting.

  • Ben_H posted a message in the forum topic Danswercise E3 Challenge! - Get Fit / Healthy / Slim. on the General Discussion board

    @dannyodwyer said: I've been running about a week - after months of not running at all - and my legs have started to wake up again. Long distances without stopping are getting much easier. The one th...

  • Ben_H posted a message in the forum topic Can't decide between retina MacBook Pro 13 or new Macbook 12. on the Mac board

    In general, it is wise to be wary of anything first generation from Apple, and the Retina MacBook is no different. It's not really something you can do for any work that requires any amount of power. ...