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    I think of stupid things like this.What are your stupid thoughts?

    When you flip a coin, someone will claim that it landed on heads if heads is showing. Actually it landed ON tails side of the coin and heads is showing.     Childhood prayer that does not make sense. "and if I die before I wake, I pray the Lord my soul to take" You can't die before you...
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    Has The Internet Robbed You of TV Suspense and Cliffhangers

    I was sick the last week, in bed just like so many people.  I watched the first two seasons of Breaking Bad on Netflix.  I found torrent shares for seasons 3, 4 and first half of 5, which is every released episode.   I watched them all without having to wait a week in-between each episode. ...
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    Cosmetics of Electronics

    I buy for functionality 99% and the one percent for looks, mostly based on size and not color.  I could care less about colors! But hey,  that's me.  When it is dying, I replace unless the prices of a new item is very low because it's not latest and greatest but it has a great more functionality...
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    Need 2-player Need For Speed type game for xbox

    My son likes need for speed.  The one we have is a single player game.    Is Need For Speed Carbon a two player, head to head game?  What are some two player racing games for XBOX 360?
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    POLL: Where Do You Live In Respect To The Equator

    Just curious if our slice of the world on head-fi statistically is mostly the same area where the land of the earth is or if we are limited to the most common living areas.    I am not trying to debate Global Warming but got this idea from a map represented in the movie "An Inconvenient...
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    Need Game Console Suggestions for kids

    My kids have been saving up and they have a few hundred and want to buy a gaming system.  They will be 8 and 10 years old very soon.  I do not want to start any wars here with people taking sides. I am looking for opinions on what game system to let them purchase.    They will never play any...
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    Three Letters of the Alphabet your Music Collection Could Not Do Without

    If you could only have 3 letters of the Alphabet to choose musical artists from, what would they be?   You can cheat a bit.  Elvis Presley could be under "P" or "E".  Pretend there has become an International ration on music.  Give Examples or reasons for your choices.   "K"-Kiss is a...
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    How do you mark left from right on your earbuds?

    I seem to always be putting in ear buds in complete darkness, at night, when I can't sleep.  I needed a way to mark left from right.  My method is to tie a knot on the left ear bud cord (they are small wires) near the Y connection of the left and right channels.   How do you do it? Just...
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    Help with "BOSTON" Wallpaper

    I can usually find whatever I need on Google. This one is getting the best of me. I want a decent wallpaper representing Boston! I have searched on images and cannot find anything widescreen at all, and its hard to filter out things about the city of Boston. While I really am looking for a...
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    SMS and Text Messaging: Time-Waster or Time-Saver? Cell based e-mail?

    Do you think text messaging saves time or wastes it? I feel I save time of my contacts and that of myself. ( < Is that sentence grammatically correct?) I digress. I can text anyone with a question and then can answer whenever they desire or not at all. I can text 10 guys at once and see...
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    MP3 player for mom, suggestions needed-simple

    I cannot seem to find what I am looking for, though I know it must exist. My mom wants to listen to mp3 that she will recieve via CD-ROM. I need the easiest solutions to help her listen to these on an mp3 player. She is 64, and while she is PC literate, she gets easily confused. I wish to...
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    Edwood's hamster dance

    Are there any songs that exactly match the beat of the hamster? Maybe a contest to see who gets the best song for the hamster?
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    Need help with miniature amp/equalizer-will use as headphone amp

    Can anyone help me find schematic, user manual or whatever for the following item: The Omni™ Surround Sound Equalizer/Stereo Amplifier with SRS (•)• See pics below. It seems to work pretty decent as a headphone amp. It has good solid gain, and I personally am not opposed to having...
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    "Inside The Actors Studio" The comedians are the most serious

    Dave Chappelle's interview was my favorite. I turned it on since Dave's show is hilarious. But I found Dave's interview to be one of the most interesting. It was full of emotion. I find the COMEDIANS to be the best interviews. They seem to be the most inciteful, intelligent people. Maybe thats...
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    I started new drug with the CRAZIEST side effect, unbelieveable

    started taking a new prescription for Sleep problems. Here's the strangest thing I ever heard, and it's from the manufacturer: "Postmarketing Reports: Pathological (compulsive) gambling has been reported in a small number of patients treated with dopaminergic agents, including REQUIP"...
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    OSCAR MEYER sandwich problem

    My brother and I have a constant disagreement. How many slices of HAM and CHEESE loaf belong on a sandwich made with two white sandwich slices? He says one, based on the serving size on the 'nutritional' information. I say two to even taste it. Why does two slices of thin-sliced bologna...
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    I need a NAME for my favorite sandwich

    My friend will add my sandwich to his menu if I can get a proper name for my favorite sandwich. It started out with ideas from Wild Oats-USA, a healthy food store., I then made it the way I like it. Focaccia Bread-sliced for a sandwich Basil pesto spread on one half, Calmata...
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    Is getting answers ONLINE during ONLINE IQ test ok?

    Guy at work sent me to Online IQ test He was very competitive. We did it at work. Here is the catch..... It's an ONLINE IQ test. If you have the INTELLIGENCE to realize that you can open up additional web browser windows and go through search engines to search for the answers while you...
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    Audiophiles Need New Words to Evaluate Sound

    Bright Imaging Focus Beaming Coloration Grainy Gritty Muddy These are words that are better used as VISUAL descriptions. Are there Audio-specific equivelents? How about WARMTH? That isn't visual, but seems physical in a non-audio way. And then there is an AUDIO word I found...
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    Blu-Tak Mod options-Senn hd 280 bass boost

    Since the search function out right now, I cant find the blu-tak mod for that someone did on Sennheiser HD-280 Pros. If anyone has that link, I would like it posted here. It the mean time, when I read it, I though that Hot Melt Glue might have the same effect as far as filling in the empty...