• diz posted a message in the forum topic Talk about your faith/religion. on the Off-Topic board

    @duluoz said:That agnostic/gnostic atheist/theist thing seems to have sprung up on the internet within the last few years, it has almost no coverage whatsoever in any kind of formal literature on thi...

  • diz posted a message in the forum topic Talk about your faith/religion. on the Off-Topic board

    @fisk0: The "Theism" in atheism is from the Greek "Theos", which means "god" rather than "belief". The prefix "a" means without.Agnosticism comes from the Greek "Gnosis", which means knowledge."Belief...

  • diz posted a message in the forum topic Losing interest in music and blankly staring at Spotify. on the Off-Topic board

    I want to listen to some apathetic funk now.

  • diz posted a message in the forum topic Quick question for those who finished (please no spoilers!). on the Her Story board

    After the credit sequence you can go back in and continue your searches for any new videos where you left off. i.e. It doesn't force a new game.

  • diz posted a message in the forum topic Talk about your faith/religion. on the Off-Topic board

    I'd call myself an agnostic atheist too, but identify as a secularist. I am interested in religion as a concept and have taken some time to try and understand what the basis of many religions are. I w...

  • diz posted a message in the forum topic What is the most tedious, boring game you have played?. on the General Discussion board

    Too Human was the game where I vividly remember asking myself "why are you wasting your time on this?" I played it through to the end for achievements, but felt like it was eating my life away. I hate...

  • diz posted a message in the forum topic can someone please explain the Dave Lang phone thing to me?. on the Bombcast board

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ysKExiHQvd4Somewhere around the 4:00:00 mark

  • diz posted a message in the forum topic What makes DooM, well doom...... on the Doom board

    I think the thing that made the original Doom games stand out was primarily the tech they were built on, in addition to the excellent graphic, level and sound design. I remember being able to play Doo...

  • diz posted a message in the forum topic Why I dislike MOBAs. on the Multiplayer Online Battle Arena board

    I have a rather strange compulsion in Dota, having spent over 4000 hours in game, but having played in around only 50 matches. I really like watching pro-games and play random hero vs bots matches man...

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  • diz posted a message in the forum topic Learning Computer Science to enhance gaming experience. on the General Discussion board

    I'd recommend SpaceChem, if you're interested in programming, since it integrates chemistry and programming into a game. I thought it was great mind-bending fun and rate it as one of my all-time top g...

  • diz posted a message in the forum topic How Well Can You Hear Audio Quality? Blind Listening Test. on the Off-Topic board

    4/6 - I thought Suzanne Vega was easiest with Katy Perry a close second. I thought Jay Z was the hardest, although I got that right too. The two I got wrong were Neil Young @320 and Coldplay @320. I'm...

  • diz posted a message in the forum topic Explain your Giant Bomb username and avatar image!. on the Off-Topic board

    My name is a contraction of my last name and also a nickname given to me. I feel quite privileged to have such a short user name here.My icon, as most of you will be aware, is of course "Ressok", the ...

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

    @ben_h: The 3.0 L V10 engines in those years could rev much higher (near 20,000 rpm) than they can today. Now they are limited to 15,000 rpm but rarely exceed 12,000 rpm because of reliability and fue...

  • diz posted a message in the forum topic Dota2 anyone. on the Dota 2 board

    Please add me if you like. I've been playing bots for too long - for the same reasons as you've given. It would be good to play in a fun group. I'm in the UK and play Dota most days and evenings.My st...

  • diz posted a message in the forum topic Which one is "Toad in a Hole". on the Off-Topic board

    Toad in the hole is B. Says I - and Aunt Bessie. And C is clearly a frog in a hole - NOT a "toad".

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  • diz posted a message in the forum topic Help an old lady out please - Guitar for Xbox 360 problem. on the General Discussion board

    The crack makes this wireless bass less than quoted "perfect condition". It might be something that you'd notice when you play the bass since your fingers might touch it as you use the strum bar.The k...

  • diz posted a message in the forum topic Vapers check in!!!. on the Off-Topic board

    @spoonman671 said: I was thinking about getting some kind of setup for my father to help him quit smoking. He had an e-cig of some kind, but didn't use it very much because he claimed it made him cou...

  • diz posted a message in the forum topic Vapers check in!!!. on the Off-Topic board

    I've been vaping for about 3 years now. Although I don't participate in any vape groups or have ever been to vape meets, I can understand why people do it. But I can't really understand the hostility ...