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Comment: Re:Not only that (Score 1) 405 405

In short, "Commander Keen creator says Direct3D is now better than OpenGL" is an argument from authority. Arguments from authority are fallacious since both the reasoning and the premises of the argument may be wrong, and that the argument was made by a famous person doesn't change that.

I think you'll find it's not actually an argument at all. It's the title of an article linking to the argument, which you haven't read.

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+ - Old Man Murray entry deleted from Wikipedia-> 1 1

shoptroll writes: "In what can be best described as an unfortunate interpretation of the "notability standards" at Wikipedia, Rock, Paper, Shotgun reports that the entry for Old Man Murray, once a mainstay of PC Gaming reviews and commentary, has been deleted. A sad day for gaming journalism everywhere."
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Comment: Re:Moderate and libertarian candidates .... so the (Score 1) 416 416

You're the one who seems to be filled with propaganda, unlike you I have no illusions of magical Utopian societies that we somehow always fail to build. We're all a bunch of flawed pathetic bastards who often forget that in the end we're just a bunch of monkeys with slightly better brains.

No; Utopias are sunk by people who insist this.

Counting in binary is just like counting in decimal -- if you are all thumbs. -- Glaser and Way

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