• helvetica posted a message in the forum topic I have an interview at Facebook in a few days. on the Off-Topic board

    That's awesome! Good luck! Eat a banana before the interview if you get nervous, that will help with the nerves. Don't be afraid to say "That's a great question, let me think about it for a second" i...

  • helvetica posted a message in the forum topic Are you still playing (and enjoying) online multiplayer FPS after 2014?. on the General Discussion board

    I dabble in CS:GO from time to time. I'm in my mid-30s so my reflexes aren't sharp as the young pups. I just go into a game knowing I'm not going to do very well, and as long as it's still fun I'll ke...

  • helvetica posted a message in the forum topic The Internet Archive Just Made a Ton of Old MS-DOS Games Available for Free. on the General Discussion board

    @jondo: Same here! I played as banker and shot lots of buffalo. We played Oregon Trail on Friday afternoons in fifth grade. Some kids would put naughty messages on their gravestones for other kids to...

  • helvetica posted a message in the forum topic January 2015--Whatya Playing?!. on the General Discussion board

    I was given Ether One last month, so I've been going through that. I've been mostly skipping puzzles (I figure I can come back to them), and I've been enjoying it so far, but it's been giving me night...

  • helvetica posted a message on the post Game of the Year 2014: Day Four Recap.

    Gwen and Gracie ♥

  • helvetica posted a message in the forum topic Santa Hats!. on the Off-Topic board

    @sergio: Awww! That is cute and she has the "whyyyy" look on her face. :)

  • helvetica posted a message in the forum topic Holiday Traditions. on the Off-Topic board

    Live trees are awesome, love the smell of fresh pine! I have a couple of traditions:My significant other and I give each other an ornament every year. This is actually pretty hard, because you want to...

  • helvetica posted a message in the forum topic Santa Hats!. on the Off-Topic board

    Merry Peegmas!

  • helvetica posted a message in the forum topic What is a MOO?. on the General Discussion board

    @sinusoidal: Really interesting, thanks! I've played Zork and Legend of the Red Dragon, but I completely missed out on the MOO bit of the Internet.

  • helvetica posted a message in the forum topic What's your favourite 'color' for dressing? And why?. on the Off-Topic board

    I thought of turkey dressing when first reading this title!I like really bold, bright colors, but I can't wear yellow, orange, or red as they clash with my skin tone. Blue is my favorite color.@someje...

  • helvetica posted a message in the forum topic How do you listen to the bombcast and other podcasts?. on the Bombcast board

    I listen to the podcast while out on long runs. Helps the miles click by!

  • helvetica posted a message in the forum topic Got a near empty jar of peanut butter? PUT ICE CREAM IN IT.. on the Off-Topic board

    It's hard to get the last bit of peanut butter out of the jar, wouldn't it be the same for ice cream that you put in there? Or does the ice cream help get the last of the peanut butter out of there?

  • helvetica posted a message in the forum topic I just visited the Midwest. It is a land of Dans.. on the Off-Topic board

    I'd just like to point out that microwaving hot dogs in shoe boxes is not typical of Michiganders. I did microwave a fat free hot dog once and it blew all the fuses in my dorm room but that's as close...

  • helvetica posted a message in the forum topic Why dont work (API PHP SCRIPT with CURL). on the API Developers board

    Are you getting any warnings? I'm wondering if curl_init() is able to run or not.

  • helvetica posted a message in the forum topic Video Games into Drinking Games. on the General Discussion board

    So this isn't drinking, but along the same lines: Dynasty Warriors Eating Game. You eat a red bean bun every time your character eats a red bean bun.Mmm red bean buns.

  • helvetica posted a message in the forum topic Nintendo Wants to Monitor Your Sleep. on the Nintendo EAD board

    I am down! I've used Sleep Cycle to see what my quality of sleep is and find that stuff fascinating.

  • helvetica posted a message in the forum topic Twitch No Longer Cool With Streamers Taking Their Clothes Off. on the TwitchTV Integration board

    I get where Twitch is coming from, but this is going to cramp Kaceytron's style and that makes me sad. She is such an incredible parody of professional girl gamers and makes me laugh with her antics.

  • helvetica posted a message in the forum topic Calling all sports fans!. on the Off-Topic board

    I am big fan of Michigan football! Michigan is my alma mater and I loved going to games. This year, along with the past years, have been rough for that ballclub. I also go to Michigan hockey games on ...

  • helvetica posted a message in the forum topic What's the type of your favourite drink?. on the Off-Topic board

    @jimipeppr: What's your favorite root beer? Along the same lines, I've been exposed to several ginger ales this year that were faaaantastic. My favorite so far is Red Cap Blenheim.

  • helvetica posted a message in the forum topic What are you wearing for Halloween?. on the Off-Topic board

    @brentasaurus: That would be totally worth it for the reaction! I bet they'll remember the costume, too. I was handing out candy to kids a few years ago and someone was dressed up as No Face from Spi...