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Comment: Keep Calm and Carry On (Score 3, Insightful) 804

by bobbinspenguin (#37367846) Attached to: Marking 10 Years Since 9/11/2001
When I was a kid you'd turn the telly on and see another news report about the IRA blowing up a school or setting off a nail bomb in Soho. It happened too often to stop the country though and America didn't give two shits so the rest of the world didn't say anything. You just got on with it. This country's took a lot from terrorist attacks over the years but September 11th was the first proper kick in the teeth for the previously untouchable Americans who're brainwashed from birth to believe they're the greatest country in the world. That was probably a bigger shock than the lives lost - the fact that someone got to them. This really isn't flamebait so don't consider it as such please. Spare a thought for the lives lost in the attacks yes, but do these people ever spare a thought for the lives lost elsewhere. Those places not in the centre of the universe.

Comment: What about Cap? (Score 0) 87

by bobbinspenguin (#35162956) Attached to: DARPA Wants To Know How Stories Influence People

Comment: Re:I just don't get it (Score 2) 256

by bobbinspenguin (#35102336) Attached to: PS3 Piracy Threats Cause Phone-Home DRM

15 years from now, unless Capcom still has exists, the PS3 can still connect to the net, and Capcom still has their DRM servers running? It's incredible.

T&Cs - "Capcom reserve the right to shutdown the servers and use them for a newer game which people are now paying for thus screwing you out of your purchased product. Tick the box and click next if you understand this or just can't be bothered reading it".

A university faculty is 500 egotists with a common parking problem.