• OldGuy posted a message in the forum topic Video problems (including Roku/Chromecast/etc)? Get in here!. on the Bug Reporting board

    Is there any way to prevent changing to the YouTube player? I keep getting switched to it and I much prefer the GB player (I seem to be the only one who never has trouble with it). I can switch back b...

  • OldGuy posted a message on the post Red Dead Redemption 2 Review.

    I really love that the summary Alex wrote is longer than some reviews. Please always keep writing. Reading is FUNdamental.Thanks alex

  • OldGuy posted a message in the forum topic Giant Bomb New Site Feedback. on the General Discussion board

    When I login it drops me back to the home page rather than the page I was on when I hit login.Also, there isn't a link to the game wiki page from a video page (a way that I use on the current site to ...

  • OldGuy posted a message in the forum topic Giant Bomb New Site Feedback. on the General Discussion board

    It must be just me... no one else has mentioned it feeling weird that Oldest to Newest feels backwards on the carousel... I feel like the newest video should be to the left getting older as you go rig...

  • OldGuy posted a message in the forum topic Giant Bomb New Site Feedback. on the General Discussion board

    Gonna miss JohnnyV as the loading comments spinner... :(

  • OldGuy posted a message in the forum topic Giant Bomb New Site Feedback. on the General Discussion board

    Okay, after some messing about I'm back to the GB video player... It's not helpful to have YouTube videos autoplay and then when paused not have the overlay come up....Also, I run CTRL+ssed a couple o...

  • OldGuy posted a message in the forum topic First Time Owning a House. on the Off-Topic board

    Echo the finding the water cutoff - there is also usually one near where the water enters the house as well as the cutoff at the street. While you're at it, find the gas cutoff (if you have gas servic...

  • OldGuy posted a message in the forum topic Do you like Spam (the canned food product)?. on the Off-Topic board

    Scrapple is better, but Spam'll do in a pinch.

  • OldGuy posted a message in the forum topic Best concert you've been to?. on the Off-Topic board

    Parliament Funkadelic in the mid/late 70's. Mothership, baby.

  • OldGuy posted a message in the forum topic Older gamers. on the General Discussion board

    55. Played Pong during those early heady days (never played any of the games that people programmed on oscilloscopes, but...), before then we only had the hoop and stick to entertain us.Get off my law...

  • OldGuy posted a message in the forum topic The cooking thread. on the Off-Topic board

    Urgh. Can adding salt make the water take longer to boil? Sure, but it takes way more salt that you're ever going to (or should) use. To increase the boiling point of 1 quart of water by 1 degree Fahr...

  • OldGuy posted a message in the forum topic Recommend me a documentary! (Please, 1 per person). on the Off-Topic board

    Burden of Dreams (then watch Fitzcarraldo).Lost in La Manchu.Gimme Shelter.Grey Gardens.

  • OldGuy posted a message in the forum topic AFI's Top 100 G.A.M.E.R. - Movies #100 - #91. on the Off-Topic board

    Whatever else you think of it Ben Hur was awesome because of the chariot race - they built a full size stadium and filmed all of it for real (since CGI was not a thing) - and save for about 2 shots Ch...

  • OldGuy posted a message in the forum topic Io Interactive goes independent and owns Hitman IP. on the IO Interactive board

    Oh, goody!This definitely deserves this:Loading Video...Woo indeed.

  • OldGuy posted a message in the forum topic Roku app feedback thread. on the Bug Reporting board

    ...never push code on a Friday.I've dug up my long HDMI cable so I'm back in biz for now... but... le sigh.

  • OldGuy posted a message in the forum topic Is this game worth getting if there's nothing else to play?. on the Assassin's Creed: Rogue board

    It is amongst the most generic AC games... but... if you really like them, it's not broken... so... sure?

  • OldGuy posted a message in the forum topic How to use Media Player Classic to watch Film & 40s like a pro. on the General Discussion board

    @renegadedoppelganger: Nice... though you should take out the links to the audio edits (and take them offline) as that's premium content...

  • OldGuy posted a message in the forum topic Jeff wasn't lying - Cartridge awful taste explained.. on the Nintendo Switch board

    This has now also made Morning Edition on NPR (as a half past the hour 30 second odd news bumper thing) and Marketplace Morning Report (also on NPR)... though no mention of the origin...

  • OldGuy posted a message in the forum topic What difficulty do you play your games on?. on the General Discussion board

    90% of the time it's one step down from the hardest option regardless of the default.