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GeneticBlueprint

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Another case of NYPD officer brutality caught on tape

08 September 2014 - 12:31 PM

http://www.theatlant...e-bronx/379757/

The video is embedded in the article. Basically: Two officers ask to search a Hispanic guy standing on the street; he consents and is searched. Nothing is found. "Why did you search me?" You're under arrest. "Why are you arresting me?" 6 officer beat-down commences complete with kicks, night sticks, and pepper spray.

I'm right-of-center when it comes to law enforcement issues. I don't have much to say or even much of an opinion on a lot of these issues because generally we don't know all the facts. But this video and the fact that the DA is not even trying to prosecute the "case" against Hernandez are pretty damning.

Super LTTP: Mass Effect 3

10 August 2014 - 07:44 PM

I'd say I'm about 15 hours in at this point. I've cured the genophage (awesome), just killed Udina and welcomed Ashley back on board. I've seen Jack; kinda wishing I'd boned her instead of Tali now--who I haven't run into yet. I was getting worried there that Ashley was going to get the side treatment like Jack, Miranda, and Thane have gotten. I'm not too sure how I feel yet about the cameos. It's nice to see the characters, but at this point I'm 15 hours in and only have EDI, Liara, Garrus, Vega, and Javik on my team. I'm kind of wishing I had more team members. At this point in ME2 I had everyone except Legion.

Things I like: Vastly improved movement and combat, the revamped Normandy, weapon upgrade slots, and seeing crew mates chilling on the Citadel.

Things I don't like: Terrible slow motion dream sequences. Dear game creators, it has been well established that these kinds of moments aren't fun or engaging. Especially when you're chasing a little crying boy through the woods like a pedophile. Fuck off with this shit please. PLEASE.

That's actually the only thing I don't like yet.

BD ripping

22 July 2014 - 03:32 PM

What do you all use to rip BDs to your media PCs/drives? I used to use Handbrake for my DVDs but can't seem to make it work with my BDs.

Also do you rip it to .mkv or do you prefer another format?

So I saw Bulletstorm on a flash sale during the Summer Sale

30 June 2014 - 12:16 PM

So I thought: "They must have it working now if they're selling it." So I install it and fire it up and I still can't get into the game because GFWL is still integrated into it (tried my login and everything). Why was it on sale if it doesn't work? Is there a way to get around it?

College campus shootings: The Seattle Pacific University edition

05 June 2014 - 07:36 PM

http://www.washingto...fic-university/

One dead, three wounded (one critical), suspect in custody. Some of you will like this:

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When the gunman began reloading, staff members at the school disarmed him, according to Seattle police. This gunman has been taken into custody.