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7629 No. 7629 hide watch quickreply [Reply] [Edit] [First 100 posts] [Last 50 posts]
I know we're a lazy bunch and we don't go out that much but I'd still like to propose you a photography thread as it can be funny like I'm imagining it.

It's simple. Use any device that let's you take photos and report back with something interesting you found. It can be anything. Outside your window, in your room, in your backyard, in your garage or house. It doesn't have to be any kind of professional stuff, although that's okay of course.

Please limit photos to a maximum resolution of 2560x1920 or something around that area for everyone's viewing pleasure. The photos have to be new and not something you took last year. がんばって!
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>> No. 24355 [Edit]
Only scrubs don't scrub their scrubby EXIF data from their pictures of scrubs scrubby scrub scrub the srub dub dub.
>> No. 24356 [Edit]
Only scrubs don't scrub their scrubby EXIF data from their pictures of scrubs scrubby scrubly scrub the srub dub dub.
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24746 No. 24746 hide watch expand quickreply [Reply] [Edit]
Because the last thread, http://tohno-chan.com/ot/res/15686.html, is now on auto sage.
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>> No. 24839 [Edit]
Is the cat supposed to look like that or is it just poorly drawn?
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He is a figurative artist, so I assume it is intentional. If you look at the warped dimensions of the fork and the simplistic depictions of the area outside the room, yet notice the subtle shading placed in the reflection of the mirror, I would say he was going for a particular affect.
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Koishi a sheep. [sic]

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11220 No. 11220 hide watch quickreply [Reply] [Edit] [First 100 posts] [Last 50 posts]
They say you learn something new every day. Let's see if that statement is true!

ITT post something new you learned today. Trivia knowledge is more than welcome.
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>> No. 24850 [Edit]
whats more is they say he killed himself.
>> No. 24854 [Edit]
WD My Book external hard drives use hardware encryption even if you don't encrypt your data. So if you take the hard drive out of the enclosure, your data is fucked.

Seagate external hard drives require a special pentalobe screwdriver to open the enclosure, which was designed by the dark lord Satan himself.
>> No. 24855 [Edit]
buy regular drives and external enclosures
>> No. 24857 [Edit]
I do now. I found out while consolidating all my externals into one large enclosure. (In my previous case the GPU completely covered the SATA connectors so installing internals was a pain in the ass)

No. 24731 hide watch expand quickreply [Reply] [Edit]
Do you like America?
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>> No. 24739 [Edit]
That's like asking if I like pain and misery.
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Seems like a troll thread made to stir up political butt hurt to me. My answer is the same as >>24732
>> No. 24802 [Edit]
yeah it's great
>> No. 24849 [Edit]
wow, what a classy lady indeed.

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24659 No. 24659 hide watch expand quickreply [Reply] [Edit]
Tomboyish girls are the best.
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>> No. 24749 [Edit]
Test post
>> No. 24750 [Edit]
I must admit, I like them more because I can relate to them more than the average girl. Even in anime, the cliches of female characters tend to confound my view of a character more than support their characterization, but tomboys suffer from this phenomenon to a lesser extent.
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I used to think I liked tomboys, but then I realized it was mostly about the shorter haircuts.

I do like tomboys whose "tough girl" attitude is an act (so not really tomboys I guess). When they're embarrassed by their girlishness, even though deep down that's all they want. A tomboy trying her hardest not to seem too girly and cute (and failing adorably). That's the best.
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24643 No. 24643 hide watch expand quickreply [Reply] [Edit]
What anime character looks like you the most?
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I look a little bit like Kasai. Except for the fact that my head is shaved due to encroaching baldness. And if you add about 15 lbs of unnecessary fat. And if you make him a much sloppier dresser and considerably less of a badass. We have similar beards, I guess is my point.
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Keima Katsuragi is the closest I can think of right off hand, even with the different build and eye color.
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probably nagato, except i'm a roundeye
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3408 No. 3408 hide watch expand quickreply [Reply] [Edit] [Last 50 posts]
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>> No. 23585 [Edit]
First Kuroko post of 2014!
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who /wood/ here?
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I /bone/ here.
>> No. 24832 [Edit]
Truly the best!

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21755 No. 21755 hide watch quickreply [Reply] [Edit] [First 100 posts] [Last 50 posts]
Because the last thread, >>18138, is now on auto sage.
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>> No. 24852 [Edit]
Waiting on the GPU, should arrive tomorrow.
>> No. 24853 [Edit]
A fucking cold day, arrived home and found out we hadn't received water yet and everything left on the water tank had gone away. Had to use water from the fridge to wash my hands.
Then I tried to heat myself some dinner and a circuit breaker went off and shut down the microwave. I ate it cold anyway and then resetted the circuit breaker so I could come to the internet and rant about how shitty this is.
Well yeah, sorry for that.
>> No. 24856 [Edit]
I bought an external enclosure that holds 4 hard drives of up to 3 TB, so that's potentially 12 TB, way more than anybody should need... yet.
>> No. 24859 [Edit]
I just got the 558s and they're pretty good.

Thank you and anybody else that helped me get a good pair of headphones. I'm surprised that somebody cared enough to put a any bit of effort into helping out someone like me.

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24780 No. 24780 hide watch quickreply [Reply] [Edit]
Have you ever been this embarassed?
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Not really, I'll sometimes feel bad about something stupid I've said in the past, but I've learned how to get over it.
>> No. 24786 [Edit]
One time I asked who Jesus Christ was in High School, because I was simply out of it that day.

The minute I realized what I had said, and saw the resulting hateful remark from the teacher, I pulled my heads up through my shirt like a turtle to its shell, and somehow fell over and hit my hand against the desk adjacent to me.

Its pretty bad when you can feel the proxy embarrassment ooze off of everyone else.

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12292 No. 12292 hide watch quickreply [Reply] [Edit] [First 100 posts] [Last 50 posts]
what are some things that really bug you?
things that genuinely piss you off?

I thought it would be nice to have a thread to vent about any little annoyance, no mater how big or small.
Any and all complains about the world around you are welcome here!
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>> No. 24775 [Edit]
When people replace the word 'you' with 'u' even though everything else normal.
>> No. 24784 [Edit]
Also when people typ lik dis despite using a smartphone with auto-correct. They inconvenience themselves just so they can type like idiots.
>> No. 24785 [Edit]
The tap/click sound effect thing smart phones make when people type on them.
>> No. 24825 [Edit]
Drunk people. Especially when I get woken up by their idiotic babble as they walk by my house around 2:00 am.

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9442 No. 9442 hide watch expand quickreply [Reply] [Edit] [First 100 posts] [Last 50 posts]
I don't think we had a movie thread yet so I wanted to ask, does /tc/ watch movies? What was the last one you saw? Have any good recommendations or favorite genres? Do you like american, european or asian cinema?
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>> No. 24674 [Edit]
The story was complete shit though, 5 centimeters per second was much more enjoyable because you could actually relate to the characters.
>> No. 24675 [Edit]
But I actually enjoyed the very simple story that they had with Garden of Words, and I also easily related to the characters and their problems. I have not seen Five Centimeters per Second, so I wouldn't be able to compare. I'm guessing this is just a matter of taste.
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I agree that 5cm is still his best work but I also enjoyed Kotonoha and, argumentatively, I do not consider it a waste at all.

Those days I read some interview where Makoto mentioned that it was his first story about love as koi (as opposed to ai). He didn't add much more but, as I see it, if 5cm was about how those who gained consummate/mutual love (ai) and were meant to be as one can't possibly do so due to distance (understood not just as social alienation but as the world's irreducible spatial and temporal dimensions), Kotonoha deals with the motionless and timeless quality of love as pure longing (koi) which, versus the fast and unstoppable rhythm of the industrial world, can only be experienced by the nurturing of rituals: the almost religious repetition of their pointless meetings, in the same place and only in rainy days, built an autonomous time that allowed them to escape and eventually overcome their respective states of stagnation. Additionally, nature is vitalized once again but now in a generous way: if in 5cm the snow and the seasons were implacable enemies of love (as the spring that came too late), in Kotonoha the rain and the summer serve as love's enablers and accomplices. Also, the teacher was damned hot.

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>> No. 24701 [Edit]
Cool now I understand it better, thanks.

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