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Comment Re:How long (Score 1) 336


Can the joystick nunchuck sense motion, too? If not, you could use two Wiimotes...

Richard Simmons the video game. Not a joke, played totally straight. Take a Simmons workout video, add a Wii-ified DDR for the upper body. Get him on O'Brien, Letterman, and Leno and advertise the shit out of it. No real marketing, just Richard Simmons playing this stupid little game on late night television.

BOOM. You've just sold the Wii to at least a half million people who would have never played a video game before. Hell, hook up four Wiimotes and two fat housewives can compete at how hard they can out-workout Richard Simmons!

It was named the Revolution for a reason.

Suing Google Over Pagerank 427

Yardboy wrote in to tell us about a story from Reuters describing a lawsuit by parental advice company against Google for 'charging it unfairly deprived the company of customers by downgrading its search-result ranking without reason or warning.' Kinderssart claims Google is responsible for 'a "cataclysmic" 70 percent fall in its audience -- and a resulting 80 percent decline in revenue.' I guess the courts will now decide: Can google taketh what they giveth?
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I have signatures disabled. I loathe signatures, I could care less about people's snippy little sayings or advertisments. They're annoying, I detest them, I do not wish to see them.

Over the past few weeks I've noticed more and more that people are using a fake signature, where they add to the end of thier posts -

This is my idiotic signature blah blah

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Journal Journal: A little bash help?

Learning bash scripting by writing a "dir" script that emulates the look and feel of Windows's dir command. I have a problem that I can't quite figure out. I want to make text (say in a variable $i) uppercase. So far I've made it work using a fuxx0red up sed command -

"Who cares if it doesn't do anything? It was made with our new Triple-Iso-Bifurcated-Krypton-Gate-MOS process ..."