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by Aki_no_kaze
Mon Jan 22, 2007 4:11 am
Forum: Umlaut House
Topic: Calvin and ASCII
Replies: 20
Views: 4890

my dad always said "everyone has their price... just no one has offered me mine yet" (note: he was a police officer for 30 years :) )
by Aki_no_kaze
Thu Jan 11, 2007 6:32 pm
Forum: Umlaut House
Topic: Moiré Dziva
Replies: 5
Views: 1956

GreatLimmick wrote:So... Is this a guy or a girl?
well, from the underling saying "Everything is ready Miss Dziva" I'm guessing girl :)
by Aki_no_kaze
Sat Jan 06, 2007 5:41 pm
Forum: Umlaut House
Topic: Born Reporter - 12/26/2006
Replies: 15
Views: 3186

well, most space elevator concepts are actually anchored slightly above geo-sychronous orbit... since at that point the anchor wants to fly off into space, the only thing keeping it from doing so is the teather pulling down on it. This keeps the teather tight and straight without the worry of it swa...
by Aki_no_kaze
Sat Jan 06, 2007 1:16 pm
Forum: Umlaut House
Topic: Born Reporter - 12/26/2006
Replies: 15
Views: 3186

um... wouldnt you kind of notice something like that from the boat ride there? Or, you know, the next town over?
by Aki_no_kaze
Mon Dec 11, 2006 4:05 pm
Forum: Umlaut House
Topic: Second Base(24 Nov '06)
Replies: 38
Views: 7155

im glad i wasn't the only one :D
by Aki_no_kaze
Sun Dec 10, 2006 10:51 am
Forum: Umlaut House
Topic: Questions for the cast!
Replies: 218
Views: 73717

for Pierce:


do you think you take more after your mom, or you dad?
by Aki_no_kaze
Thu Dec 07, 2006 6:30 pm
Forum: Umlaut House
Topic: now for something completely different.
Replies: 13
Views: 3164

cause it's only american companies who keep calling, the Candian ones stop after the first request. I can only assume that the american companies dont check local lists and just the national DNC
by Aki_no_kaze
Thu Dec 07, 2006 4:58 am
Forum: Umlaut House
Topic: now for something completely different.
Replies: 13
Views: 3164

Shurhaian, I can only speek from personal experiance.... in a year and a half at this number I have been recalled by over a dozen firms after requesting to be put on their DNC. I have been flat out told by every single one of them that I can not be put on the american national DNC because I am not r...
by Aki_no_kaze
Wed Dec 06, 2006 4:14 am
Forum: Umlaut House
Topic: Second Base(24 Nov '06)
Replies: 38
Views: 7155

allan_ecker wrote:...and really sufficiently clinical as to stay inside a PG rating (if that) if you ask me.

well, when you have over a years practice explaining this stuff to your own parents you need to learn how to keep the dirty bits out while still explaining your point :)
by Aki_no_kaze
Wed Dec 06, 2006 4:06 am
Forum: Umlaut House
Topic: now for something completely different.
Replies: 13
Views: 3164

no, it's american companies calling a canadian. Because I dont live in the states I cant get on your national DNC list, and companies never check their local lists
by Aki_no_kaze
Tue Dec 05, 2006 8:16 pm
Forum: Umlaut House
Topic: now for something completely different.
Replies: 13
Views: 3164

American companies... Canadian citizen :(
by Aki_no_kaze
Tue Dec 05, 2006 8:15 pm
Forum: Umlaut House
Topic: Second Base(24 Nov '06)
Replies: 38
Views: 7155

hormones are interesting things :) really, the stuff they can do when you have too much, or not enough, or the wrong type is truely stunning :)
by Aki_no_kaze
Tue Dec 05, 2006 12:32 pm
Forum: Umlaut House
Topic: 150 Comics
Replies: 7
Views: 1778

I have to agree with Cyril_Dran, the two are really too different to compair directly.
by Aki_no_kaze
Tue Dec 05, 2006 9:17 am
Forum: Umlaut House
Topic: now for something completely different.
Replies: 13
Views: 3164

Seriously, if you ask them what firm they work for(the call center, not the client), and then to place you on that firm's do not call list, you'll be bothered by them a fair bit less in the future. :D um ya... no. Im on about a dozen do not call lists, and every time I need to remind them to check ...
by Aki_no_kaze
Tue Dec 05, 2006 9:09 am
Forum: Umlaut House
Topic: Second Base(24 Nov '06)
Replies: 38
Views: 7155

no worries Tetra :) I spent about the last 3 years researching this stuff, my shrink joked that I likely know more then the average med student on the subject of endocrinology :)
by Aki_no_kaze
Mon Dec 04, 2006 7:23 pm
Forum: Umlaut House
Topic: Second Base(24 Nov '06)
Replies: 38
Views: 7155

WARNING: this post contains talk about genitalia... read at your own risk that eppisode was horribly innaccurate. Androgen Insencitivity Syndrome (AIS) can happen to varrying degrees. From lvl 1 mild where it results in normal male genitalia, normal fertility and just a light puberty. from there, it...
by Aki_no_kaze
Mon Dec 04, 2006 4:12 pm
Forum: Umlaut House
Topic: Meep. : Busted
Replies: 36
Views: 6732

It's supposed to be 2040, but I'm telling a story that relates to my 1990's high school education. I didn't think it was the "gay" facet that was scaring Pierce, I thought it was the "making out in your room underage" facet that had him worried. Or the "if Mom finds out, we're going to get the 'Lif...
by Aki_no_kaze
Mon Dec 04, 2006 4:07 pm
Forum: Umlaut House
Topic: Second Base(24 Nov '06)
Replies: 38
Views: 7155

patchwork cat wrote:edit: BTW2- to the women who claim they have no testoterone- 'what??'
someone knows their endocrinology :) (the science of hormones and how they are produced)

edit: and to the men who claim they have no estrogen- 'what??' :)
by Aki_no_kaze
Fri Dec 01, 2006 8:52 pm
Forum: Umlaut House
Topic: Meep. : Busted
Replies: 36
Views: 6732

Alfador wrote:Betcha he passes out condoms.
that, or teusday he gives them three more pannels of the evil eye then burst out laughing :)
by Aki_no_kaze
Fri Dec 01, 2006 4:22 am
Forum: Umlaut House
Topic: Meep. : Busted
Replies: 36
Views: 6732

I agree with The_Fox, i would have expected a more amused "Busted" look from Volair.

roll on next Teusday so we can see why :)