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by 8-ball
15 Jul 2018, 12:38
Forum: Replays and times
Topic: New WRs
Replies: 4012
Views: 383662

Re: New WRs

o,o
by 8-ball
17 Jun 2018, 00:58
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Color Lines
Replies: 6
Views: 431

Re: Color Lines

I recall I scored around 2000 in the original DOS game 8)
by 8-ball
25 May 2018, 03:05
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: How many countries have YOU been in?
Replies: 356
Views: 40585

Re: How many countries have YOU been in?

Latvia
Estonia
Lithuania
Czech Republic
Poland
Germany
Slovakia
Italy
Hungary
Romania
Holland
Belgium
United Kingdom
Malta
France
Finland
Sweden
by 8-ball
18 Mar 2018, 04:36
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: We are living in the matrix, and i need your help
Replies: 63
Views: 1835

Re: We are living in the matrix, and i need your help

People interested in this topic will probably enjoy this short story: http://qntm.org/responsibility
by 8-ball
15 Mar 2018, 02:25
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Girlfriends .... lost one , got new one, trouble, write here
Replies: 676
Views: 90477

Re: Girlfriends .... lost one , got new one, trouble, write here

I'm now single after 3 years again too, looking forward to new adventures :)
by 8-ball
15 Mar 2018, 02:07
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: We are living in the matrix, and i need your help
Replies: 63
Views: 1835

Re: We are living in the matrix, and i need your help

Why do you choose a theory you like and THEN look for evidence supporting it? That seems to be a pretty backwards approach and not unlike that of the religious dogmatists. Also you seem misguided about the meaning of the word "theory" - when the general population hears "theory" they usually think o...
by 8-ball
12 Feb 2018, 16:17
Forum: General
Topic: Are you Elmaholic?
Replies: 48
Views: 5460

Re: Are you Elmaholic?

I'm surprised people actually took this thread seriously. And it wasn't intended to be a quiz at all. I wrote those things at a time when I had moved far away from home, worked a stressful, shit job, lived in a tiny apartment shared with a girl I didn't really love, had no friends around, and felt m...
by 8-ball
7 Jan 2018, 17:11
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: The Counter-Strike Topic
Replies: 67
Views: 6441

Re: The Counter-Strike Topic

Yeah losing all matches has never been so fun. Can be good opportunity to learn new maps while everyone is deranking, hoh.

If you wanna join, just come to #other-games on Discord and ask to be added to @csgo group so you get notified when we are looking to start a session.
by 8-ball
6 Jan 2018, 14:15
Forum: Problems
Topic: Mopolauta looks like shit all of a sudden
Replies: 21
Views: 1215

Re: Mopolauta looks like shit all of a sudden

I think it's completely fine. I hate when things are cluttered. Now they are not.
by 8-ball
5 Jan 2018, 13:53
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Recently I've been listening to ...
Replies: 192
Views: 19689

Re: Recently I've been listening to ...

Blanck Mass albums World Eater and Dumb Flesh.
by 8-ball
23 Dec 2017, 16:00
Forum: Replays and times
Topic: Cash Bounties for Replays
Replies: 207
Views: 27060

Re: Cash Bounties for Replays

you forgot to put your bounty amount up kazan
by 8-ball
22 Dec 2017, 04:43
Forum: Elasto Mania 2
Topic: Elma 2 bug reports
Replies: 8
Views: 566

Elma 2 bug reports

Keep em in one place, eh? Use this form:

What I did:
What I expected to happen:
What actually happened:
by 8-ball
13 Dec 2017, 16:59
Forum: Elasto Mania 2
Topic: Elasto Mania II is apparently out
Replies: 154
Views: 7906

Re: Elasto Mania II is apparently out

TGR wrote:WTF CRAZY! FINALLY
although what will prob happen to eol is pretty sad
Nothing will happen to it.
by 8-ball
13 Dec 2017, 12:14
Forum: Elasto Mania 2
Topic: Elasto Mania II is apparently out
Replies: 154
Views: 7906

Re: Elasto Mania II is apparently out

I'd suggest something like OpenElma. Because free and open source (kind of), you know.
by 8-ball
13 Dec 2017, 09:28
Forum: Elasto Mania 2
Topic: Elasto Mania II is apparently out
Replies: 154
Views: 7906

Elasto Mania II is apparently out

I'm not sure if anyone noticed it already but the iOS version of Elma seems to have been repackaged and released as "Elasto Mania II" on elastomania.com . It includes the same old editor but with a few new features (of course limited in shareware version) that we've had in third party editors for a ...
by 8-ball
5 Dec 2017, 23:05
Forum: General
Topic: Do we tolerate any behaviour in the scene?
Replies: 131
Views: 5761

Re: Do we tolerate any behaviour in the scene?

Ramone wrote:
jonsykkel wrote:can u put sum examples of actual racism or sexism
If you dont know whats racism maybe you are part of the problem?
I think he means you should point out actual instances of racism where this has happened in the scene and has been tolerated.
by 8-ball
5 Dec 2017, 11:16
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Killing animals
Replies: 29
Views: 1317

Re: Killing animals

Factory farming conditions for meat production are indefensible. It has to go, at least gradually as other options become more viable for masses. Hunting for your meat is much, much, much more humane as you kill a mature animal that's lived a full life and needs to be done anyway in many cases to co...
by 8-ball
5 Dec 2017, 11:07
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: how long does it take you to get hot water?
Replies: 10
Views: 382

Re: how long does it take you to get hot water?

Max 5 secs for any desired temperature, in an apartment.

The worst was in the UK though, those separate faucets. Absolutely retarded.
by 8-ball
22 Nov 2017, 14:11
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Cook-Off Challenge
Replies: 206
Views: 26838

Re: Cook-Off Challenge

https://imgur.com/a/UwmlZ

Made lamb chops in honey bbq sauce, fries with creamy garlic sauce and veggies
by 8-ball
14 Nov 2017, 00:37
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: The Big Five personality test
Replies: 7
Views: 588

Re: The Big Five personality test

Both can be useful but MBTI says practically nothing about the emotional stability (neuroticism) element and seems to be less elaborative in general, I don't think 16 different labels is nearly enough to cover every type of person and is not a realistic aim to begin with. Doing the test 4 times over...
by 8-ball
10 Nov 2017, 17:10
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: The Big Five personality test
Replies: 7
Views: 588

Re: The Big Five personality test

That doesn't make much sense as someone who scores very low in an aspect will get assumptions that are opposite to those of someone who scores very high in the same aspect, so how can they all apply to "most people"? This is probably the most useful psychometric tool I've seen thus far as if you com...
by 8-ball
9 Nov 2017, 16:05
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: The Big Five personality test
Replies: 7
Views: 588

Re: The Big Five personality test

You can learn more about the scientific basis of the test here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4IdzC6mJzLA It basically lets you see (pretty accurately, given a quality test such as Dr. Peterson's) where you stand on the spectrum of the five universally held aspects of difference among people. If t...
by 8-ball
8 Nov 2017, 23:36
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: The Big Five personality test
Replies: 7
Views: 588

The Big Five personality test

I personally did the version of the test on http://www.understandmyself.com ($8 with code "h3h3") because I love the work Dr. Jordan B. Peterson has been doing and wanted to give back in a way but you can also do (mostly) the same test on a number of other sites for free (though the results and thei...
by 8-ball
21 Oct 2017, 21:24
Forum: General
Topic: Suggest features and vote on ideas for new EOL site!
Replies: 1
Views: 350

Suggest features and vote on ideas for new EOL site!

Suggest and vote: http://www.tricider.com/brainstorming/2lRbsGAjuqt New EOL site development (from scratch) is slowly but surely underway and we'd like to collect the best suggestions and the public's opinion about them all in one place. For technical under-the-hood suggestions and discussions go to...
by 8-ball
21 Oct 2017, 20:56
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Non binary gender
Replies: 68
Views: 2209

Re: Non binary gender

Starting by not calling them deviant anymore Is this a bad thing? Yes. Because then you ignore reality. And if you claim that white is black, you can claim anything you want. Postmodernism in a nutshell. That is essentially true and a major concern for current scholars that worry about recent pheno...
by 8-ball
12 Oct 2017, 20:52
Forum: Advertising
Topic: PC GAMER article about Elma and the community!
Replies: 9
Views: 939

Re: PC GAMER article about Elma and the community!

Here's my full interview. Thought more of it would be used but oh well, the result was nice anyway. - How long have you been playing Elasto Mania? What has kept you around so long? I started when I found it on a school computer in 2002 and have been playing it every now and then ever since. Initiall...
by 8-ball
10 Aug 2017, 12:02
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: What's youre goal in life
Replies: 26
Views: 2692

Re: What's youre goal in life

Find meaningful work so that you get more than just money out of it.
by 8-ball
31 Jul 2017, 02:15
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 19510

Re: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.

Thanks everyone for the best FEM yet! Fav moments etc: - Thanks to Abula, Lousku and ramone for the rides - Thanks to insguy, Polarix and Kopaka helping with ballsoup - insguy's lasagne was great too! Honestly I hope future meetings have some common meal every single night. The atmosphere when every...
by 8-ball
31 Jul 2017, 01:13
Forum: Advertising
Topic: pawq's Couples Contest at FEM 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 726

Re: pawq's Couples Contest at FEM 2017

The blindfolded part was obviously my fav :D Props to insguy for being amazing at instructing.

Great contest, hope there's gonna be one of these every meetup now!
by 8-ball
29 Jul 2017, 15:26
Forum: General
Topic: Who have you met in real life? Who have you talked on phone?
Replies: 743
Views: 142117

Re: Who have you met in real life? Who have you talked on ph

Met: Pawq, Lousku, jonsykkel, Spef, nick-o-matic, roope, Hosp, adi, talli, Quantz, Smibu, Kiiwi, Jamppa, Rast, Orcc, ville_j, dz, NPhoBiaz, Kortsu, Markku, veezay, Chaza, Luther, axxu, Ismo, px, Abula, MP, terb0, Tisk, zebra, Jokke, Stini, bene, finman, Harald Hasch, igge, insane_guy, Nekit, Polarix...
by 8-ball
10 Jul 2017, 08:14
Forum: General
Topic: Replays Sharing (mid-battle)
Replies: 8
Views: 833

Re: Replays Sharing (mid-battle)

your method of sharings replays is bad and you should feel bad
by 8-ball
6 Jul 2017, 21:02
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Know your PC
Replies: 162
Views: 25154

Re: Know your PC

I see your cute Witcher 3 and raise you a recommended 200GB SSD space for Star Citizen :-----D http://starcitizen.wikia.com/wiki/Star_Citizen#System_Requirements @Jappe2: I had an MSI mobo in prev PC and was very happy with it, no problems for 4 years. Will maybe consider something else now. Dual BI...
by 8-ball
5 Jul 2017, 19:29
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Know your PC
Replies: 162
Views: 25154

Re: Know your PC

I guess sleeving is not really all that noticeable if I end up getting a case with a PSU cover?
by 8-ball
5 Jul 2017, 18:17
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Know your PC
Replies: 162
Views: 25154

Re: Know your PC

Over 4 years since my last gaming build I'm looking to build a new one to handle high end gaming on a 4K TV while staying as silent as possible. Will use my old one for work and light gaming at the office so no parts to salvage besides a HDD. In no rush so will probably pick up parts one by one as I...
by 8-ball
22 Jun 2017, 11:41
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Making Money Online
Replies: 26
Views: 2900

Re: Making Money Online

Historically you'd always make more money by buying (Bitcoin, Ethereum, etc) and holding rather than spending the same money on mining gear and mining.
by 8-ball
21 Jun 2017, 05:24
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Investing
Replies: 23
Views: 1956

Re: Investing

I use Bitstamp to buy BTC which I then transfer to Poloniex to buy other currencies and tokens.
by 8-ball
20 Jun 2017, 20:17
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Investing
Replies: 23
Views: 1956

Re: Investing

Yes. However, the crowdsale seems to be handled pretty poorly technically. My transaction from over 3 hours ago is still not confirmed and I'm not very confident it will go through. The token issuance cap was probably hit within minutes from the start and a handful of rich people snatched them all s...
by 8-ball
20 Jun 2017, 15:12
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Everything
Replies: 170
Views: 17712

Re: Everything

pics
by 8-ball
19 Jun 2017, 18:39
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Investing
Replies: 23
Views: 1956

Re: Investing

Contributors of ETH will receive Status tokens (SNT) in return. The planned functions of the tokens will include governance of the Status client, a Decentralised Push Notification Market, Community Curation of Content, Fiat-to-crypto ‘Teller Network’, DApp Directory, Sticker Market and other feature...
by 8-ball
18 Jun 2017, 15:04
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Investing
Replies: 23
Views: 1956

Re: Investing

This Tuesday I will invest 5 figures in the crowdfunding of this: http://status.im/
A very in-demand product, solid team, vision, and great marketing approach - that's a win in my book.
More than 10000 people on their Slack already, the hype is real.
by 8-ball
11 Jun 2017, 09:24
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Which drugs have you tried?
Replies: 165
Views: 18278

Re: Which drugs have you tried?

From the two trips I've had that most would consider "bad" I learned a lot about the fragility of our existence both mentally and physically. Now I believe I've seen the world from the perspective that's probably very close to that of an insane person and see how little it can take to send someone o...
by 8-ball
9 Jun 2017, 07:31
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: 8values political stance quiz
Replies: 64
Views: 3771

8values political stance quiz

Let's all take this semi-short quiz and share the results! https://8values.github.io/ Personally, I was surprised at how many questions made me uncomfortably unsure about my stance which is probably indicating I need to get better informed. And was surprised to get a liberal result when it's been a ...
by 8-ball
8 Jun 2017, 22:03
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Which drugs have you tried?
Replies: 165
Views: 18278

Re: Which drugs have you tried?

gimp: very nice insight, can definitely agree it makes sense! I think the higher the dose of acid you take, the closer you get to a child's mental state and I believe that at high doses you can actually experience a "pre-birth" state in the form of ego death. The only new stuff I can add since the l...
by 8-ball
20 May 2017, 03:25
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: The Counter-Strike Topic
Replies: 67
Views: 6441

Re: The Counter-Strike Topic

Started playing CS:GO with a group of friends recently, having much fun mostly nabbing around in Dust 2. I'm currently Gold Nova I, still getting used to the spray patterns and starting to learn some smoke throws. I'm artuuurs on steam.
by 8-ball
30 Apr 2017, 03:48
Forum: General
Topic: International Elma Meeting 2018 in Latvia - interest check
Replies: 63
Views: 5152

International Elma Meeting 2018 in Latvia - interest check

There are some drawbacks about having the meeting in Finland every year - the current accommodation has very few beds, is pretty small, far from civilization and has poor internet availability, Finland is pretty expensive alcohol/food/travel wise, etc. Of all FEM attendants the international travele...
by 8-ball
4 Apr 2017, 07:55
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: real-time physics solver
Replies: 34
Views: 2190

Re: real-time physics solver

Nice ducky action.
by 8-ball
3 Apr 2017, 15:47
Forum: General
Topic: New EOL site mockups
Replies: 7
Views: 853

Re: New EOL site mockups

The worst thing would be if some content was omitted to make the layout work better on small screens. In design tradeoff situations the desktop experience will obviously be more important. However, a win-win solution does usually exist so I wouldn't worry about this, it's gonna be great on both. Al...
by 8-ball
1 Apr 2017, 08:39
Forum: General
Topic: New EOL site mockups
Replies: 7
Views: 853

New EOL site mockups

Some people have started creating design mockups for new EOL site to gather some feedback and maybe inspire others to create mockups with their own ideas as well. Check out the work of me, skint and ville_j and leave some comments here: https://github.com/elmadev/elmaonline-site/issues/24 And maybe ...