Steven W
2021-11-26 09:35
Forum: The lounge
Topic: The funny things and jokes thread
Replies: 143

Steven W
2021-11-14 10:08
Forum: The lounge
Topic: RIP Lowtax?!
Replies: 4

It was an internet 'humor' site. Still is, I guess. That word may be used somewhat loosely in context of SomethingAwful and Lowtax. There were moments though. I remember the 'fight' with Uwe Boll: https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2006/09/5396/ Uwe Boll continues on his quest to beat up his critics, an...
Steven W
2021-11-13 07:39
Forum: The lounge
Topic: RIP Lowtax?!
Replies: 4

https://www.engadget.com/something-awful-founder-lowtax-dead-170501155.html One of the more influential figures of the turn-of-the-millennium internet has died. According to Kotaku, former Something Awful forum moderator Fragmaster has revealed that site founder Richard "Lowtax" Kyanka has died at 4...
Steven W
2021-11-11 05:58
Forum: The lounge
Topic: RIP Lowtax?!
Replies: 4

RIP Lowtax?!

https://forums.somethingawful.com/showt ... id=3984488

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Steven W
2021-11-06 08:17
Forum: The lounge
Topic: Wait! What?!
Replies: 1

Wait! What?!

https://www.zdnet.com/article/expired-certificate-downs-windows-11-snipping-tool-s-mode-start-menu-and-settings-page/ According to Microsoft, the issues began at the start of the month after a certificate expired on October 31. For users of the locked down S mode variant of Windows, there could be a...
Steven W
2021-10-24 20:15
Forum: The lounge
Topic: Matt Taibbi's Master List; who checks the 'fact checkers'?
Replies: 3

Awe3423 wrote:
2021-10-17 16:05
This is an amazing story, really enjoyed the funny criticism.
Glad you brought this up, I went back to re-read Taibbi's article and found that he's updating it from time to time. :thumbup:
Steven W
2021-10-24 09:30
Forum: The lounge
Topic: The funny things and jokes thread
Replies: 143

True but funny and sad... that's why I left programming. Let them eat cake, bastards never want to pay a dime. :sick: 20211023_194553.jpg With every-fucking-thing-as-a-service it's only getting worse. Not only for coders, but end-users too. Heck, I need to remember a good 10-15 logins to sites/serv...
Steven W
2021-10-16 02:37
Forum: The lounge
Topic: The funny things and jokes thread
Replies: 143

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Steven W
2021-10-08 07:00
Forum: The lounge
Topic: VBScript running on IE 5 for Unix
Replies: 2

VBScript running on IE 5 for Unix



Obscure fucking shit, right here. I think we forget what a wild west feel things had back then. The face that MS was even concerned with a browser for Unix then... I find this guys willingness to 'suffer' for this stuff, somewhat familiar. :lol: