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Forum: USA Politics 26th May 2022, 04:57 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,239
Posted By Mongrel
Which probably won't help if you're working...

Which probably won't help if you're working retail shifts "We gave you an extra day that you probably won't be able to take off"
Forum: History, Literature, and the Arts 25th May 2022, 04:53 AM
Replies: 583
Views: 23,819
Posted By Mongrel
The copyright isn't attached to the ownership of...

The copyright isn't attached to the ownership of the NFT C6aeL83z_9Y?t=964.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 11th May 2022, 08:29 AM
Replies: 572
Views: 10,654
Posted By Mongrel
It's also pretending the two different meanings...

It's also pretending the two different meanings of Belief are interchangeable (from Google)
1. an acceptance that something exists or is true, especially one without proof.
"his belief in...
Forum: USA Politics 6th May 2022, 03:00 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 4,509
Posted By Mongrel
I think you have their decision making order...

I think you have their decision making order mixed up.
First they make the decision, based on contrarianism rather than policy then they generate\recycle the conspiracy theories
Forum: Computers and the Internet 29th April 2022, 07:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 627
Posted By Mongrel
I've always found that when I cut myself on the...

I've always found that when I cut myself on the case somewhere it seems to go a lot smoother at the end
Forum: Computers and the Internet 29th April 2022, 02:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 627
Posted By Mongrel
What CPU did you have and which Motherboard? ...

What CPU did you have and which Motherboard?
AMD has tried to make their mobo chipsets as backwards compatible as possible, unfortunately that means that an older board may need a BIOS upgrade if...
Forum: History, Literature, and the Arts 28th April 2022, 04:57 AM
Replies: 583
Views: 23,819
Posted By Mongrel
He also pops up in Legal Eagles take on the...

He also pops up in Legal Eagles take on the legality of NFTs (TL: DW - Yikes!)

C6aeL83z_9Y&t=2301s
Forum: USA Politics 19th April 2022, 03:12 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 11,080
Posted By Mongrel
There is no laptop. There is a hard drive that...

There is no laptop. There is a hard drive that purports to be a clone of a laptop with a very tainted chain of custody, including files modified...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 5th April 2022, 03:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 336
Posted By Mongrel
Honestly, the included link to a website called...

Honestly, the included link to a website called Functional Medicine University was enough for me
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 29th March 2022, 04:06 AM
Replies: 699
Views: 172,524
Posted By Mongrel
Apparently the thought of turning up for his...

Apparently the thought of turning up for his depositions now is causing him "significant stress...
Forum: USA Politics 23rd March 2022, 04:14 AM
Replies: 3,000
Views: 156,165
Posted By Mongrel
I'm sure he'll get the red carpet treatment as an...

I'm sure he'll get the red carpet treatment as an Anti-American talking head, he'll probably even end up on Tucker Carlson as a "true patriot driven out of his home & country"
Forum: USA Politics 22nd March 2022, 05:34 AM
Replies: 1,862
Views: 80,069
Posted By Mongrel
It's a Young adult book but Unwind...

It's a Young adult book but Unwind (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unwind_(novel)) is worth a read. It's A Modest Proposal meets Spares
Forum: USA Politics 18th March 2022, 04:41 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 4,717
Posted By Mongrel
I think there's a whole lot of middle ground...

I think there's a whole lot of middle ground between intensively farmed animals and idyllic wild life.
Ethically raised or free range animals have a large, suitable environment a consistent diet...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 17th March 2022, 03:33 AM
Replies: 1,160
Views: 63,550
Posted By Mongrel
I think it's more that it throws the slowness of...

I think it's more that it throws the slowness of administration into sharp relief
Forum: USA Politics 14th March 2022, 04:24 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 4,717
Posted By Mongrel
This is my go to story whenever that tired old...

This is my go to story whenever that tired old phrase gets dragged out,

Father Kills Son in Shootout Over Who Would Walk Dog...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 14th March 2022, 03:21 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,923
Posted By Mongrel
I don't think they were ever intended,...

I don't think they were ever intended, explicitly, as security against theft, just as a something to add to your own key ring or other item that you lose easily.

And for good or bad at least the...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 5th March 2022, 02:51 PM
Replies: 1,160
Views: 63,550
Posted By Mongrel
And one of the few ways to slip "BigEndian" into...

And one of the few ways to slip "BigEndian" into the conversations without HR getting called.
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 3rd March 2022, 04:34 AM
Replies: 538
Views: 25,808
Posted By Mongrel
As I understood it, it's not ranitidine that's...

As I understood it, it's not ranitidine that's causing the cancer risk it's that the chemicals used to make ranitidine were contaminated thus contaminating the ranitidine. Didn't even have to go...
Forum: USA Politics 10th February 2022, 07:25 AM
Replies: 1,342
Views: 71,402
Posted By Mongrel
Apparently not uncommon in NFT trading and...

Apparently not uncommon in NFT trading and another sign that it's just trying all the old stock frauds (washing) in an unregulated market. I've even seen people claim that it's SOP and if you don't...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 8th February 2022, 04:26 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,272
Posted By Mongrel
Mostly it's because people have no idea just how...

Mostly it's because people have no idea just how much their personal information is traded to anyone with a stack of cash or how that information is used once it's been sold.

I'd rather people...
Forum: USA Politics 25th January 2022, 05:56 AM
Replies: 432
Views: 8,693
Posted By Mongrel
Then either pay them enough that they want to...

Then either pay them enough that they want to stay or give them contracts that allow reciprocal notice periods.

Far too many upper management use patient care as stick to cut costs and increase...
Forum: USA Politics 18th January 2022, 05:22 AM
Replies: 1,227
Views: 71,062
Posted By Mongrel
Risk management rarely deals in absolutes as it's...

Risk management rarely deals in absolutes as it's normally balancing practicality against the end result, because at some point you're spending a lot of time and\or money for very small practical...
Forum: USA Politics 17th December 2021, 04:59 AM
Replies: 888
Views: 65,491
Posted By Mongrel
This time-tracked...

This time-tracked (https://www.reddit.com/r/LeopardsAteMyFace/comments/ri0bl4/the_correlation_between_partisan_voters_and/), infection by state and keyed to how the state voted is doing the rounds on...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 26th November 2021, 10:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 810
Posted By Mongrel
Try looking for a 'Pen style mouse'. It's exactly...

Try looking for a 'Pen style mouse'. It's exactly what it sounds like, it's a fat stick that you hold like a pen and has buttons near the 'point'.

Here's the first on the list when I searched -...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 19th November 2021, 07:35 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 863
Posted By Mongrel
My old neighbours kids always fell asleep in the...

My old neighbours kids always fell asleep in the car, so they'd quite often be seen taking them out for for a 20-30 minute drive of an evening.
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 18th November 2021, 08:32 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,306
Posted By Mongrel
And if you're looking top bribe people in the...

And if you're looking top bribe people in the post apocalypse chocolate & cigarettes would probably get you further
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 2nd November 2021, 01:02 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,092
Posted By Mongrel
They appear to remarkably resilient about the...

They appear to remarkably resilient about the warm bodies. Remember when they removed Kevin Spacey from All the Money in the World? Or when they removed Chris D'elia and digitally reinserted Tig...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 2nd November 2021, 04:09 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,092
Posted By Mongrel
No one's asking for them to know everything about...

No one's asking for them to know everything about the weapons, just how to use them safely within the context of the set, which is entirely in the purview of an actor.
It's no worse than a factory...
Forum: USA Politics 4th October 2021, 07:24 AM
Replies: 888
Views: 65,491
Posted By Mongrel
I think that's more in line for him ;)

I think that's more in line for him ;)
Forum: 9/11 Conspiracy Theories 4th October 2021, 02:05 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,854
Posted By Mongrel
So she took a look at Orly Taitz and thought "I...

So she took a look at Orly Taitz and thought "I want that career!". Maybe he's trying to speedrun an insanity plea
Forum: Computers and the Internet 1st October 2021, 02:52 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,879
Posted By Mongrel
And, AFAIK, keyboard drivers are for the extra...

And, AFAIK, keyboard drivers are for the extra bits. Lighting, how the Fn key is mapped, fancy macro keys etc.
All uninstalling the keyboard drivers should do is leave you with an unmodified and...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 28th September 2021, 02:49 AM
Replies: 3,497
Views: 154,917
Posted By Mongrel
Beets is an older pancea, often paired with lemon...

Beets is an older pancea, often paired with lemon Juice and\or garlic.
It derailed Aids management (https://www.theguardian.com/world/2009/dec/16/dr-beetroot-dies-south-africa) for a few years in...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 24th September 2021, 02:15 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,536
Posted By Mongrel
"And we have shiny graphics with a slick...

"And we have shiny graphics with a slick presentation, everything else is just a trivial engineering problem. Now give us your money"
Forum: Computers and the Internet 10th September 2021, 05:56 AM
Replies: 323
Views: 24,312
Posted By Mongrel
Both of those instance are drivers provided by...

Both of those instance are drivers provided by the manufacturers, they're not created by Microsoft, and are provided through the "optional updates" so are not downloaded automatically. How is this a...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 9th September 2021, 03:32 PM
Replies: 323
Views: 24,312
Posted By Mongrel
Look how bad Linux is with certain hardware NOW....

Look how bad Linux is with certain hardware NOW. So we'll just go install this Microsoft product that has driver support from the manufacturer right now... but was really bad at handling certain...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 8th September 2021, 05:14 AM
Replies: 323
Views: 24,312
Posted By Mongrel
Much like Macs, it's the evangelists that get me....

Much like Macs, it's the evangelists that get me. I know what I want my PC to do, I'm pretty good at building them and diagnosing problems. I've tried Linux for a few things and ran into a few issues...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 27th August 2021, 12:39 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,921
Posted By Mongrel
I was lucky, I got mine through Amazon and was...

I was lucky, I got mine through Amazon and was trying to use them within a couple of weeks. I just played dumb and claimed that it must be broken to get a refund.

I did try contacting Seagate but...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 25th August 2021, 03:05 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,921
Posted By Mongrel
I wouldn't buy this particular drive...

I wouldn't buy this particular drive (https://www.seagate.com/as/en/internal-hard-drives/cmr-smr-list/) as it's probably an SMR (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shingled_magnetic_recording) version,...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 19th August 2021, 07:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,398
Posted By Mongrel
I can't check as work blocks private cloud...

I can't check as work blocks private cloud storage but these seem to check out on my phone.

https://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-to-find-out-whats-using-up-your-google-drive-space/
...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 18th August 2021, 03:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 558
Posted By Mongrel
The Boot tab in System Config can sometimes fix...

The Boot tab in System Config can sometimes fix the problem, as it sounds like both drives contain the boot information and it's getting confused as it thinks the oldest one is the default.

Just...
Forum: USA Politics 12th August 2021, 03:19 AM
Replies: 3,509
Views: 207,671
Posted By Mongrel
I think this suit predates 2019.

I think this suit predates 2019.
Forum: Computers and the Internet 12th August 2021, 02:32 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,921
Posted By Mongrel
The PC of Theseus model, I tend to do the same. ...

The PC of Theseus model, I tend to do the same.

As for builds, I use mine for 90% gaming and tend towards the 'workhorse' specs as it's probably cheaper to upgrade in a few years to stay current...
Forum: USA Politics 8th August 2021, 08:47 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,282
Posted By Mongrel
I read it more like this, v-xrnIXQ3iQ

I read it more like this, v-xrnIXQ3iQ
Forum: USA Politics 5th August 2021, 04:27 AM
Replies: 3,347
Views: 271,640
Posted By Mongrel
Not quite, he weasels out of his responsibility...

Not quite, he weasels out of his responsibility for signing it (my bold);



Unless his final signing of the bill is some form of theatrical rubber stamp then "I regret that I signed this into...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 4th August 2021, 02:01 AM
Replies: 1,160
Views: 63,550
Posted By Mongrel
Now though it takes you to the Windows 'Default...

Now though it takes you to the Windows 'Default Apps' page and you have to change the setting manually.
Forum: USA Politics 2nd August 2021, 04:55 AM
Replies: 3,000
Views: 156,165
Posted By Mongrel
Teddy bear? sLZ1LT0kd-4

Teddy bear? sLZ1LT0kd-4
Forum: Computers and the Internet 2nd August 2021, 01:53 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,112
Posted By Mongrel
That just sounds like a Motherboard. An Intel...

That just sounds like a Motherboard.
An Intel CPU socket is generally good for 2 revisions, 2 years while AMD promised back in 2016 that their socket would be good till 2020, and it's still going...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 1st August 2021, 11:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,112
Posted By Mongrel
How would it cope with upgraded technology? For...

How would it cope with upgraded technology? For instance the difference between PCIe 3 and 4 is quite dramatic and cascades to other systems within the system, USB 3.1\Thunderbolt & NVMe interfaces...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 30th July 2021, 03:14 AM
Replies: 3,555
Views: 212,997
Posted By Mongrel
So they can control the TV channels, private...

So they can control the TV channels, private entities which they have no stake in, but not VAERS, which is administered jointly by them and the CDC (https://vaers.hhs.gov/faq.html#collapse2)?
Forum: Computers and the Internet 27th July 2021, 03:56 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,921
Posted By Mongrel
This is why a couple of us a recommending either...

This is why a couple of us a recommending either keeping the old graphics card or picking up a smaller upgrade second hand, the manufacturers recommended price for an RTX 3060 is $250.
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