| Tech Board|| Anyone ever messed with Arduino UNO boards? - idlewatcher on 10/9/15 at 1:13 pm|
I'm thinking of getting a few this weekend to make various Halloween things (ie. spinning LED lights within a pumpkin and an acrylic "KIDS AT PLAY" sign that I put out on the street every year to alert fast drivers that zoom down my street). I have zero experience with these types of crafts, but ...View Topic - Replies (2)
| SEC Rant|| Sumlin profiting from his kids? #YESSIR! - idlewatcher on 10/8/15 at 2:36 pm|
[b]Do Kevin Sumlin and Texas A&M want more money? #Yessir[/b] [quote]With a $5 million-a-year contract and a catchy hashtag that was drawing marketing interest, did Kevin Sumlin and Texas A&M officials think it would be a good idea to play some trademark defense and maybe generate a few more buck...
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| Movie/TV Board|| Sicario......just watched it last night - idlewatcher on 9/25/15 at 11:16 am|
Overall a great flick and would recommend; however... the plot is slow as molasses, but the ending is pretty good once you actually get a grasp on the plot which really isn't explained until 2/3 of the way in. Anyone else see it? Benecio Del Toro is a stud. Trailer [link=(https://www.youtube....
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| Political Talk|| Study Finds Students Underperform in Schools With Large Black Populations - idlewatcher on 9/24/15 at 2:00 pm|
[b]Study Finds Students Underperform in Schools With Large Black Populations[/b] [quote]As concerns mount over the resegregation of the nation’s public schools, a new federal study shows that black and white students at schools with a high density of black students perform worse than those at sch...View Topic - Replies (18)
| Political Talk|| Trump's power over the media - idlewatcher on 8/26/15 at 4:27 pm|
No links, no photos - just a thought here. So yesterday, Trump mentioned that he could essentially hijack CNN for $10M+ in regard to the upcoming Sept. debate b/c he draws the viewers. Going by what he claims (I didn't check for myself although I do believe it) - he single handedly gave FNC it's...View Topic - Replies (1)
| Political Talk|| "When are you going to wake up black people?" - idlewatcher on 8/14/15 at 11:31 pm|
LL video by yes.....a "black guy" who hammers the Ferguson and Baltimore situations with the truth. Why is racial animosity and race agitation such a priority for this administration and by the left in general? Is there money to be made? Have they shifted Americans views on race? I'd venture to sa...View Topic - Replies (12)
| Political Talk|| Universal Offers to Reimburse Theaters for Extra Security - idlewatcher on 8/13/15 at 4:11 pm|
The BLM should be more concerned about blacks being labeled as criminals instead of pulling whitey's mic :lol: [quote]Universal Pictures is offering to reimburse theaters for the costs of extra security for this weekend’s launch of Straight Outta Compton, sources have confirmed to Variety. ‘...View Topic - Replies (5)
| Tech Board|| Cryptoblocker/Randsomware - idlewatcher on 8/5/15 at 10:48 am|
Hey guys - anyone here have experience with this randsomware by chance? My brother's laptop was recently infected with it and I've been able to track down the download for Decryptoblocker, but I'm having trouble finding an RSA key for it. Apparently you're supposed to upload your file to their s...View Topic - Replies (1)
| Political Talk|| Food Truck Set Ablaze After Owner Takes Stand Against Confederate Flag - idlewatcher on 7/31/15 at 1:42 pm|
[quote]The owner of the truck had been receiving threats for a month. Late last month, PoBoy's & Rich Chic's Cajun Eats — a food truck based in Odessa, Texas, about four hours from El Paso — announced it would give patrons a free sandwich in exchange for a Confederate flag. The notion was simple: G...View Topic - Replies (28)
| Political Talk|| Thoughts on this?: Exonerated former death row inmate appointed to crime lab - idlewatcher on 6/29/15 at 3:39 pm|
[quote]A Texas man who suffered a miscarriage of justice just got the power to prevent future ones. Anthony Graves, 49, who was finally set free in 2010 after spending 12 years on death row and 6 more behind bars for the killing of a woman, her daughter and her four grandchildren, is going to help ...View Topic - Replies (3)
| Political Talk|| Donald Trump - another embarrassing episode in his candidacy - idlewatcher on 6/25/15 at 4:25 pm|
[quote][b]Univision dumps Trump, cancels Miss USA over his comments about Mexicans[/b][/quote] [quote]Univision is canceling its telecast of the Miss USA pageant, an event partially owned by Donald Trump, to protest Trump's offensive remarks about Mexicans. Last week, in his speech announcing a...View Topic - Replies (16)
| O-T Lounge|| Founder of the Silk Road drug marketplace has been sentenced to life in prison - idlewatcher on 5/29/15 at 4:29 pm|
Ouch. [quote]The convicted mastermind behind the world's largest online narcotics emporium has been sentenced by a federal judge to two terms of life in prison and three lesser sentences, USA Today reports. The judge also ordered Ross Ulbricht, 31, to forfeit $184 million dollars. The websit...
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| Political Talk|| Newly Elected Mayor Locked Out Of City Hall In Struggling St. Louis County Town - idlewatcher on 4/25/15 at 9:03 am|
[quote]Today, the population is less than 300. They elected a new mayor earlier this month: Betty McCray, 64, a seven-year veteran of the Kinloch Board of Aldermen. She won with 76 percent of the vote -- that is, 63 votes. But the Board of Aldermen refused to swear her in, and now McCray can't ...View Topic - Replies (1)
| Political Talk|| Balt. Police used secret technology to track cellphones in thousands of cases - idlewatcher on 4/9/15 at 11:36 am|
[quote]The Baltimore Police Department has used an invasive and controversial cellphone tracking device thousands of times in recent years while [u]following instructions from the FBI to withhold information about it from prosecutors and judges,[/u] a detective revealed in court testimony Wednesday....View Topic - Replies (5)
| O-T Lounge|| Houston: Anyone lost their prosthetic eye? - idlewatcher on 3/6/15 at 4:26 pm|
[quote]HOUSTON - Cellphones and wallets are common items in a gym's lost and found, but employees at the Memorial Athletic Club are looking for the owner of something different. An unknown person brought in a jewelry box in a plastic pouch Monday, according to employee Joseph Gabriel. Workers thou...
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| Political Talk|| Florida lawyer sparks debate about rights at DUI checkpoints - idlewatcher on 2/10/15 at 1:30 pm|
[img]http://l3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/_Z4ngC8go7vglUqCGB7Yfw--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTY1NztpbD1wbGFuZTtweW9mZj0wO3E9NzU7dz05NjA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/ap_webfeeds/b93904e59ceac1066d0f6a7067005567.jpg[/img] MIAMI (AP) — Drivers at drunken-driving checkpoints don't have to speak...View Topic - Replies (11)
| LSU Recruiting|| CLM on CBS Sports - idlewatcher on 2/4/15 at 4:14 pm|
[quote]You never really know where a conversation with Les Miles is going to go, do you? Miles joined CBSSports.com's National Signing Day coverage to talk about LSU's 2015 class, but of course the topic veered off in other directions, including his former player Odell Beckham Jr., the 2014 season,...
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| Tech Board|| Update: Fried HDD? - idlewatcher on 2/2/15 at 2:57 pm|
Geniuses of the TB - I was using my Vantec IDE/SATA to USB 2.0 adapter to transfer some files from an associates old HDD and the drive was working just fine before I got ahold of it :lol: Anyway, it did not click or anything so I tried another one of my old personal drives and once the power was...View Topic - Replies (1)
| Fark Board|| Solid el oh el - idlewatcher on 1/28/15 at 12:10 am|
[img]http://i.imgur.com/08yN2lv.gif[/img] Even dick-butt makes an appearance :lol:...
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| Movie/TV Board|| Difference between "Cops" and "Cops Reloaded" - idlewatcher on 1/15/15 at 1:20 pm|
FXX and SpikeTV show quite a bit of Cops Reloaded, but always wondered what the difference is between the two. CR appears to look far more recent. Anyone know what the difference is? TIA :cheers:...
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