sparks appreciation thread.

This is our lounge area. Feel free to come in and get acquainted!
User avatar
Witness
Posts: 31670
Joined: Thu Sep 19, 2013 5:50 pm

Re: sparks appreciation thread.

Post by Witness »

Image
User avatar
Witness
Posts: 31670
Joined: Thu Sep 19, 2013 5:50 pm

Re: sparks appreciation thread.

Post by Witness »

User avatar
Witness
Posts: 31670
Joined: Thu Sep 19, 2013 5:50 pm

Re: sparks appreciation thread.

Post by Witness »

Image
User avatar
Witness
Posts: 31670
Joined: Thu Sep 19, 2013 5:50 pm

Re: sparks appreciation thread.

Post by Witness »

User avatar
Witness
Posts: 31670
Joined: Thu Sep 19, 2013 5:50 pm

Re: sparks appreciation thread.

Post by Witness »

Image
User avatar
Witness
Posts: 31670
Joined: Thu Sep 19, 2013 5:50 pm

Re: sparks appreciation thread.

Post by Witness »

Image
User avatar
Witness
Posts: 31670
Joined: Thu Sep 19, 2013 5:50 pm

Re: sparks appreciation thread.

Post by Witness »

Image
User avatar
Witness
Posts: 31670
Joined: Thu Sep 19, 2013 5:50 pm

Re: sparks appreciation thread.

Post by Witness »

Image
User avatar
The Atheist
Posts: 1150
Joined: Fri Aug 04, 2006 9:22 pm
Location: Auckland

Re: sparks appreciation thread.

Post by The Atheist »

Nice redheads!

If you're wondering where the old Sparkster is, he's had a breakdown.

His computer, that is, not him personally.

He'll be back soon.
Jeff Wagg, Communication and Outreach Manager for the James Randi Educational Foundation posted:

"It is my job to inform other JREF employees about people who wish to do the JREF harm, and you [The Atheist] are one of those.
User avatar
Witness
Posts: 31670
Joined: Thu Sep 19, 2013 5:50 pm

Re: sparks appreciation thread.

Post by Witness »

↑ I blame Windows 7. :twisted:
User avatar
sparks
Posts: 16958
Joined: Fri Oct 26, 2007 4:13 pm
Location: Friar McWallclocks Bar -- Where time stands still while you lean over!

Re: sparks appreciation thread.

Post by sparks »

7 was just fine, it was the hinges on the old plastic Toshiba that finally let go. :)

I salvaged the nearly new 2TB SSD of course but I doubt the new hardware available these days will run 7.



We shall see.
You can lead them to knowledge, but you can't make them think.
User avatar
Witness
Posts: 31670
Joined: Thu Sep 19, 2013 5:50 pm

Re: sparks appreciation thread.

Post by Witness »

↑ Searching a steam-powered laptop? :P





Image
User avatar
sparks
Posts: 16958
Joined: Fri Oct 26, 2007 4:13 pm
Location: Friar McWallclocks Bar -- Where time stands still while you lean over!

Re: sparks appreciation thread.

Post by sparks »

Steam is too complex. I'm going for a water wheel!
You can lead them to knowledge, but you can't make them think.
User avatar
Witness
Posts: 31670
Joined: Thu Sep 19, 2013 5:50 pm

Re: sparks appreciation thread.

Post by Witness »

Image
User avatar
sparks
Posts: 16958
Joined: Fri Oct 26, 2007 4:13 pm
Location: Friar McWallclocks Bar -- Where time stands still while you lean over!

Re: sparks appreciation thread.

Post by sparks »

Amazing.
You can lead them to knowledge, but you can't make them think.
User avatar
Witness
Posts: 31670
Joined: Thu Sep 19, 2013 5:50 pm

Re: sparks appreciation thread.

Post by Witness »

Image
User avatar
Fid
Posts: 1371
Joined: Sun Jun 06, 2004 3:45 pm
Location: The island of Atlanta

Re: sparks appreciation thread.

Post by Fid »

Witness wrote: Fri Nov 06, 2020 12:34 am Image
Yes, I do in fact choose to work here any other questions before that line yanks yer sorry ass overboard?
... The stars were suns, but so far away they were just little points of light ... The scale of the universe suddenly opened up to me. It was a kind of religious experience. There was a magnificence to it, a grandeur, a scale which has never left me. Never ever left me.
Carl Sagan
User avatar
Witness
Posts: 31670
Joined: Thu Sep 19, 2013 5:50 pm

Re: sparks appreciation thread.

Post by Witness »



You could start a GoFundMe. :P
User avatar
Witness
Posts: 31670
Joined: Thu Sep 19, 2013 5:50 pm

Re: sparks appreciation thread.

Post by Witness »

Image
User avatar
Witness
Posts: 31670
Joined: Thu Sep 19, 2013 5:50 pm

Re: sparks appreciation thread.

Post by Witness »

Image