• helvetica posted a message in the forum topic Gonna be in Chicago. on the Off-Topic board

    I was there just last week! If you're thinking of hitting up a few museums, the CityPass is a must: http://www.citypass.com/chicagoWe went to the aquarium, the planetarium, and the art institute. We w...

  • helvetica posted a message in the forum topic The Dumbest/Awesomest Movie Ever? (KUNG FURY). on the Off-Topic board

    @chobobot: Big Trouble in Little China is an amazing movie. I just re-watched it the other day!I enjoyed the Kung Fury trailer more than the movie. I am a big fan of goofy movies but this one didn't t...

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

    Helvetica is the best typeface. Avatar is my guinea piggy Gruden von Squeakycheeks!

  • helvetica posted a message in the forum topic Your favourite secrets in games *spoilers*. on the General Discussion board

    I'm not sure if this is a spoiler or not because I've never been able to replicate it. I thought it was pretty hilarious though -DaggerfallSo there are a few models in Daggerfall where you can see a p...

  • 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.