| Political Talk|| re: Per Time magazine's Mark Halperin: There really are death panels in Obamacare - Broketec on 11/26/13 at 2:15 pm|
[quote]The Affordable Care Act contains provisions for "death panels," which decide which critically-ill patients receive care and which won't[/quote]
Replace "care" with organ.
The organ donor list is a death pannel by this genius logical conclusion.
Death panel = This person will die. Sen...
| Gaming Board|| re: Rate the PS4 - Broketec on 11/19/13 at 4:17 pm|
[quote]Launch library lacking[/quote]
This is what bothers me the most. I wasn't blown away by anything "exclusive." I think the releases coming in March and April of 14 will be blockbuster though.
The UI is clean and the OS is very responsive and navigates like you'd expect a next gen OS to ...
| Political Talk|| re: Let Todd Work! - Broketec on 11/11/13 at 9:18 pm|
[quote]Is it anti-Obama?[/quote]
Jbird posted it.
If hes ever caught posting something other than anti-obama spew all hours of the night, contact an admin asap because the only logical explanation is that his account had been compromised. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Framing and naming the argument/law...... - Broketec on 11/1/13 at 9:26 am|
[quote]So I ask, does having the "correct sounding" name increase the attitude toward an argument/law. [/quote]
Of course it does. Its marketing no matter the product. Laws, soda or cereal. Its all marketing.
Thats why I buy a box of Cherios and not Malt-O-Meal Honey Nut Scooters in a bag.
| Gaming Board|| re: The makers of CoD: Ghosts are ashamed of the game - Broketec on 10/18/13 at 8:01 am|
[quote]Pretty much all Battlefield is each year as well.[/quote]
Someone just kicked the ant hill....
| Political Talk|| re: Rush: ACA website was PROGRAMMED TO FAIL. - Broketec on 10/14/13 at 2:06 pm|
Would read again. ...
| Gaming Board|| re: Mass Effect 3 Salarians - Broketec on 9/30/13 at 2:14 pm|
[quote]Did anyone side with them? In 3 play throughs I put those smug bastids out in the cold?[/quote]
Side with them where exactly?
If you're refering to the cure for the genophage distribution, I've sided with them three times under different circumstances, just to see the outcome difference...
| Tiger Rant|| re: How long before Cameron becomes hot HC candidate? - Broketec on 9/29/13 at 4:18 pm|
[quote]Please enlighten me, I've always wanted some of that, "Common Sense." [/quote]
Try google for some.
His head coaching record is just too impressive that you couldn't help yourself and had to ask the question....?
Nothing says first class head coaching material like a head coaching res...
| Political Talk|| re: These guys are definitely rooting for a minimum wage increase - Broketec on 9/20/13 at 10:16 am|
[quote]The labor savings allow a restaurant to spend approximately twice as much on high quality ingredients [/quote]
I think they meant "Spend the same on low quality ingredients and pocket more, at the top, in profit from labor savings."
No way fast food would ever save money to spend it el...
| Political Talk|| re: British insanity, Moslem Woman allowed to wear Niqab in criminal court - Broketec on 9/13/13 at 1:46 pm|
[quote]Yes allowing someone to wear a sack over their head in a criminal proceeding in which they are charged with a crime is insanity. [/quote]
I don't think you know what a sack is.
I don't think you know what much of anything is. ...
| Political Talk|| re: British insanity, Moslem Woman allowed to wear Niqab in criminal court - Broketec on 9/13/13 at 1:39 pm|
[quote]Yea I'm a pretty conservative, Christian person and I have no problem with this[/quote]
I'm a socially liberal athiest and I have no problem with this either.
It's hardly insanity. ...
| Political Talk|| re: British insanity, Moslem Woman allowed to wear Niqab in criminal court - Broketec on 9/13/13 at 1:36 pm|
So you're saying she shouldn't be allowed to wear it?
Does being tried in criminal court force someone to forfiet religious freedoms? ...
| Political Talk|| re: Where was Obama the night of the Benghazi attack - Broketec on 9/12/13 at 3:55 pm|
[quote]I'm asking where he was. Simple question that deserves a simple answer[/quote]
[quote]1. For the entire duration of the attack? How do you know this?
2. Which room was he in?
3. What was he doing?
4. With whom was he in contact during the attack?
These are legitimate questi...
| Political Talk|| re: Ever think there is something drawing us into wars... - Broketec on 9/3/13 at 7:52 am|
[quote]and it's not Bush and the republicans,
it's not Obama and the democrats,
it's not to save foreigners from chemical weapons...
....it's something else? [/quote]
I don't know what you mean by "drawing us into war."
We're rarely ever NOT at war.
The United States has bee...
| Gaming Board|| re: Madden is garbage, NCAA is better this year. - Broketec on 8/27/13 at 1:53 pm|
[quote]you cant change the camera? [/quote]
You absolutely can change the camera angle.
I quit the first game I played to find that feature, changed it and have been using the classic camera ever since. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Gun Laws in Massachusetts - Broketec on 8/23/13 at 8:27 am|
Basically he had a particular class firearm likely without the proper licensing.
[quote]Class A Carry License
Class A carry license is required to possess, purchase, or carry any large capacity firearm (handgun, rifle, or shotgun), large capacity ammunition feeding devices therefor, and ammunit...
| Gaming Board|| re: Final Fantasy II - SNES - Broketec on 8/23/13 at 8:22 am|
[quote]They remade it for iPhone/iPad. Its the same game but with updated graphics.[/quote]
The mobile release, even for droid, has some pretty outstanding graphics and even voice overs in some cases too.
I already have it for Vita/PS3. I want it for Droid but a $14.99 price tag feels painful...
| Gaming Board|| re: *Paging Stout* So, I just got hired as a remote QA and I have Questions - Broketec on 8/15/13 at 2:49 pm|
[quote] I like money and video games. Seems like a fit.[/quote]
For all intents and purposes, in the real world, a QA Tester and a 'game' tester are different things. Slapping QA on the title of a lab full of monkeys who just sit around smelling up a building on LSU's campus (*cough* EA *cough*) ...
| Gaming Board|| re: *Paging Stout* So, I just got hired as a remote QA and I have Questions - Broketec on 8/15/13 at 2:36 pm|
Thats basically the gist of it.
Are you doing exploratory exhaustive testing or are you running test cases and test scenarios to do specific things in the games?
If its just exploratory, odds are you're just playing the game looking for bugs. If you've got tasks and test cases, you'll be req...
| Gaming Board|| re: The hardest dumbest quest in any game - Broketec on 8/13/13 at 3:03 pm|
The underwater level in the original Ninja Turtles for NES where you have to disarm explosives, are on a time limit and surrounded by electric kelp.
Yeah..frick that shite. ...
| Gaming Board|| re: NCAA Invisible Man Glitch - Broketec on 8/12/13 at 10:56 am|
Find a way to produce that shite on NCAAUT games.
The way people pay out the arse for packs of cards, you could probably sell that to a few people. ...
| Gaming Board|| re: Let's take a poll about the Wii and WiiU - Broketec on 8/8/13 at 11:02 am|
[quote]So how many of you were suckered into buying a Wii only to let it sit and collect dust or sell it at a loss? [/quote]
I remember reading a very critical review of the Wii when it was first released. The author of the article, after being VERY displeased with the overall quality of the pro...
| Gaming Board|| re: What's the dumbest NCAA 14 glitch you've experienced so far? - Broketec on 8/4/13 at 2:16 am|
Not to derail or anything... But the expectations that 2k delivers some sort of automatically superior football game is hilarious...
Outside of 2k5, there was zero real separation between ea and 2k. Not to mention their only try at a next Gen football game was an utter abortion.
Games have bug...
| Gaming Board|| re: NCAA Ultimate team - is Heisman vick really necessary... - Broketec on 8/3/13 at 7:44 pm|
If he won awards, give him an award version, fine.
But a fictitious Heisman and then stupid stats on top of it seems a bit much.
Especially since EA can't balance scrambling qbs, ever. ...
| Gaming Board|| NCAA Ultimate team - is Heisman vick really necessary... - Broketec on 8/3/13 at 6:41 pm|
EA has never successfully balanced the ability to play defense vs a scrambling QB.
And this year with slant routes being wide open, did they NEED to put in a fake Heisman Michael Vick? I've yet to beat a guy who uses one.
He's got more speed and acceleration than 95% of the defensive players ava...
| Gaming Board|| re: What's the dumbest NCAA 14 glitch you've experienced so far? - Broketec on 8/3/13 at 6:36 pm|
[quote]I've been a victim of the sideline interception glitch. I was playing online and driving and threw a pick along the sideline on my opponent's 5. Instead of him having 95 yards to go.. He was on my 5 yard line knocking on the door when play resumed[/quote]
I've gotten the sideline intercept...
| Gaming Board|| re: NCAA Ultimate Team - Who you got? - Broketec on 8/1/13 at 8:39 am|
[quote]Ive thought about doing this once I get Champ Bailey. having him and my Elite Mo Claiborne and Darrelle Revis at CB with Tyrann Mathieu and Mark Barron at safety would allow me man blitz almost 100% of the time. [/quote]
There are some corners who rate better at FS or SS, however due to a...
| Political Talk|| re: breaking....CNN gets 2 hour interview with benghazi assault leader:LINK UPDATE - Broketec on 7/31/13 at 2:22 pm|
Your thread title.
[quote]CNN gets 2 hour interview with benghazi assault leader[/quote]
[quote]CNN: We Were Able to Interview Lead Benghazi Suspect for 2 Hours[/quote]
One of these things is not like the other. ...
| Political Talk|| re: White House creates team to shape Americans behavior! - Broketec on 7/31/13 at 1:55 pm|
[quote]So you are ok with it?
You don't see the danger in it? [/quote]
How is trying to influence people to save money and energy detremental to freedom?
If people don't want to or are not open to the idea of saving money and energy, the behavioral modification won't work anyway. So what'...
| Gaming Board|| re: NCAA Ultimate Team - Who you got? - Broketec on 7/31/13 at 12:49 pm|
Ive benched and sold some elite WRs Ive had for being too slow.
I play with 2 Ginns and a few Stallworths. No DBs below 94 speed and play in the dime as often as possible to keep the pile of crap OLBs off the field.
As automatic as slant and crossing routes ar...