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  1. Thread: Dune

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    That game was awesome!!!! I watched Dune in...

    That game was awesome!!!!

    I watched Dune in the version where Sting plays the Harkonnen youngster. That movie was so bad, I decided to read the book (can't be worse, may well be better). And it...
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    Orderly withdrawals without a peace agreement. I...

    Orderly withdrawals without a peace agreement. I wonder how many there have been in history.

    Anyway, the blamestorming is underway, guess that will never change. I have no doubt that had Trump won...
  3. Thread: Greebe RIP

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    This is sad. Condolences to his family and...

    This is sad. Condolences to his family and friends.

    RIP neighbor.
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    A pill is a great way to get microchips!

    A pill is a great way to get microchips!
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    Wait, what? I can imagine 50% of infected people...

    Wait, what? I can imagine 50% of infected people not being asymptomatic but 50% of infected people not shedding virus seems unlikely to me.

    My point is more that currently, we have more vaccinated...
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    So let's say natural immunity protects better...

    So let's say natural immunity protects better than vaccination. However, for natural immunity, you need to be infected first. So then the question is on side effects of either (a) infection or (b)...
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    ABN has been better recently, FUR still at...

    ABN has been better recently, FUR still at somewhat disappointing levels. Not doing anything for a while.
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    This. Delta is simply way more contagious than...

    This. Delta is simply way more contagious than whatever variant we had back then (wasn't that still the original one, even before the UK virus came along?).
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    Interesting. They also say Knowledge on this...

    Interesting. They also say
    Knowledge on this virus remains sketchy I guess.
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    I never got to buy a Parhelia and still think it...

    I never got to buy a Parhelia and still think it is a shame it was unfeasible for Matrox to stay in the GFX market. Ah well.. I seem to be a fan of things that didn't make it (e.g. Blackberry,...
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    In the Netherlands, about 75% [of all 12yo and...

    In the Netherlands, about 75% [of all 12yo and older] have been fully vaccinated but the 12-18yo subsection at 34% is still rising (they were last in line and many are still waiting for the 2nd...
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    I realized that. Just saying that looking up...

    I realized that. Just saying that looking up stuff nowadays gets you to all kinds of nonsense. I'm sure there is decent info out there, I just wonder where.
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    OK, first hit:...

    OK, first hit: https://www.globaltimes.cn/page/202108/1232649.shtml Not sure how that helps.
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    These are "facts"?

    These are "facts"?
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    Well, 1 ltr of oil for 1000KM, even if on the...

    Well, 1 ltr of oil for 1000KM, even if on the Autobahn can't be right. And these 800+, highway KMs or urban?
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    Yeah well, I think the idea was that R for...

    Yeah well, I think the idea was that R for vaccinated people would simply be low enough. With a variant that is 3 times as infectious, that remains to be seen. No spreading at all is less likely if...
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    Am I the only one who remembers that initially...

    Am I the only one who remembers that initially the hope was that vaccinated people would not get seriously ill? I am sure there are sterilizing vaccines out there but I couldn't acually name one.
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    It is dropping in the Netherlands as well but...

    It is dropping in the Netherlands as well but that is also as really most of the willing had their 1st shot already and many the 2nd.

    Do we think we'll have new general restrictions (so not just...
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    Yep, crazies everywhere. But for the...

    Yep, crazies everywhere. But for the Covid-vaccines, most refusers appear to come from the GOP/Trump camp, no?
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    And then there are Republicans, apparently, who...

    And then there are Republicans, apparently, who fall behind as well and (as most are White and most Americans are White), they do matter in the statistics. Or is their distrust caused by Tuskegee as...
  21. Oops ":)

    Oops ":)
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    We, the Netherlands, have now surpassed the US...

    We, the Netherlands, have now surpassed the US both in first-shot and fully vaccinated. We started about two months later.
  23. How is it out of context? AFAIK, the only...

    How is it out of context? AFAIK, the only products impacted by this are some Dell/Alienware desktops, true. Neither I nor the linked page said it impacted all Dell/Alienware devices. I must...
  24. Wait, what? :D Sure, but GHz does still go a...

    Wait, what? :D

    Sure, but GHz does still go a long way with people. It's not the same, sure, that's why I said I'd have to think about it. I have read a bit about this and apparantly only...
  25. Well, I am not so sure. Really, I'd have to look...

    Well, I am not so sure. Really, I'd have to look into it and think about it.

    I will say that we have a perhaps similar situation wrt vacuum cleaners. As it turned out, people really overwhelmingly...
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