• qrdl posted a message on the post Bakalar unboxes The Mandalorian pinball machine.

    I will never understand this. At least we can have our hatred toward hot weather and the beach, Jeff.

  • qrdl posted a message on the post Bak 2 Skool 01: Electricity.

    @hornet said:Dan's experience with his hair standing on end is an indicator that lighting is going to strike. It's possible that lighting struck nearby, and the sound could have knocked him down I su...

  • qrdl posted a message on the post Bak 2 Skool 01: Electricity.

    I always knew that Dan's mockers knew almost as little as he did, but it's staggering how little effort Jeff put into actually understanding the subject.

  • qrdl posted a message on the post Episode 302.

    @depecheload: Addendum:Coin mining cannot use less energy. Even if dedicated hardware becomes more efficient, there will just be more mining done per unit of energy. It will always use all energy avai...

  • qrdl posted a message on the post Of Magewells and Mecha.

    @brad , you might be interested in this video, with a recipe for an extremely efficient thermal epoxy.LINKYThe author also sells the ready-made product on his page (you'll find the address in the vid...

  • qrdl posted a message in the forum topic What do you guys make of the impeachment inquiry and the hearings?. on the Off-Topic board

    @darkeyehails: Yeah, in Poland it's much simpler as well, but we end up with very similar compromises.

  • qrdl posted a message in the forum topic What do you guys make of the impeachment inquiry and the hearings?. on the Off-Topic board

    @darkeyehails:I wrote a long stupid post extolling the virtues of strategic voting, but ultimately decided that it's better to make a simple pragmatic point: you're not going to influence the result o...

  • qrdl posted a message in the forum topic What do you guys make of the impeachment inquiry and the hearings?. on the Off-Topic board

    @shorap: I agree. I like how Tom Nichols (a very anti-Trump former Republican) in a recent interview bemoaned the Democratic tendency for ideological purity tests for candidates. Liberal-leaning peopl...

  • qrdl posted a message in the forum topic What do you guys make of the impeachment inquiry and the hearings?. on the Off-Topic board

    @liquiddragon: He will be impeached 100%, but he won't be removed during the trial in the Senate unless something big happens in the interim. Althrough the biggest thing on the horizon is the publicat...

  • qrdl posted a message in the forum topic What do you guys make of the impeachment inquiry and the hearings?. on the Off-Topic board

    You have a genuine crime syndicate at the highest level of your executive branch and you're worried that investigation into their criminal behaviour furthers the divisions? Maybe let's talk about what...

  • qrdl posted a message in the forum topic Half-Life: Alyx Launch Trailer. on the General Discussion board

    @bas_l said:Looks awesome. Also a nice gesture from Valve to give it away to anyone who bought/will buy an Index or even just the controllers (like I did).Oh, it's free for the controllers alone as w...

  • qrdl posted a message in the forum topic Your download speed, cost, and data cap. on the General Discussion board

    Outskirts of a minor city in Poland: 300/50, ~16€, no data cap

  • qrdl posted a message on the post E3 2019: Cyberpunk 2077 is Sure to Be an Excellent Adventure.

    @lazyaza: To me it looked rather like the end of the tutorial stage, complete with the amnesia analog - finding yourself in the junkyard stripped of abilities.

  • qrdl posted a message in the forum topic What's your favorite microtransaction free, paid mobile game?. on the General Discussion board

    Ridiculous Fishing

  • qrdl posted a message on the post Cheese, Games, and Ominous Prophecies.

    Genuinely suprised that Vinny doesn't know what Terra Nova actually is. I was fascinated by the demo all those years ago, but it was a time when buying games in my country was prohibitively expensive ...