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"40's & 50's" Midlife crisis/GTFO my lawn thread.

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by Matic, Jun 18, 2011.

  1. Oct 17, 2017 at 12:21 PM
    Pchop

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    You going to be on tonight?

    I have your cell, still the same?
     
  2. Oct 17, 2017 at 12:25 PM
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    I will probably be on, but you have some story to get through before things open up like in the first one. I could start a new character, though. That cell belonged to my previous employer, I can message you my new one.
     
  3. Oct 17, 2017 at 1:07 PM
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  4. Oct 17, 2017 at 8:03 PM
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    VE7OSR 'interfering with Natural Selection since 1990'

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    You get to go fly and capture those photos, or just send up a drone?
     
  5. Oct 17, 2017 at 8:04 PM
    VE7OSR

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    Those are called scharts.
     
  6. Oct 17, 2017 at 8:06 PM
    VE7OSR

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    I keep wet wipes in the work van.
     
  7. Oct 17, 2017 at 8:14 PM
    VE7OSR

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    IMG_9632.jpg Had to get out of DFW for some recharging time. Hung out at a state park, lake Mineral Wells. Pic is my bedroom.
     
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  8. Oct 18, 2017 at 7:05 AM
    Pchop

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    :eek:

    Roughing it I see.

    Better than nothing though.
     
  9. Oct 18, 2017 at 7:07 AM
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    @RearViewMirror what headset do you have and how do you like them? Any recommendations? I forgot mine acts up and I have to restart my PS4...time for a new pair I think.
     
  10. Oct 18, 2017 at 7:08 AM
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    Sigworthy.
     
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  11. Oct 18, 2017 at 7:51 AM
    RearViewMirror

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  12. Oct 18, 2017 at 12:48 PM
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    Just got these today.
    https://www.amazon.com/Logitech-G93...+g933+artemis+spectrum+gaming+headset+-+black

    If they act up in the slightest like my last pair did they are going back tomorrow and I am ordering those. I was looking at them but then saw the price. Now that I think about it though, the music and sound in Destiny have to be listened to on a good headset though to really get the full experience of the 3D surround sound IMO. Even when I am by myself I play with them on.
     
  13. Oct 18, 2017 at 12:54 PM
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    100% not stock... Core-Hurst short throw shifter & T-handle / Carbon Fiber Interior / custom console light / De-badged / leather interior / Heated Front seats / Red Line Hood Struts / Painted speaker grills /one-off TRD Satoshi Grill with 12-15 front-end swap/ Pioneer AVIC-X920BT HU / Scangauge II / Black LED Tails / Dash Mount for iPad mini / Safari Snorkel / Auto-pilot mode / Leer 100XQ Cap / 4x Innovations sliders / Rear Diff Breather Mod / front windows tinted to 35% / Brute Force Fab Hybrid Front Bumper / BAMF Rear Diff Skid / Budbuilt Skids / CBI Trail Master 2.0 rear hybrid bumper / Fox rr coils/ TC UCA's/ TC spindle gussets/ TC Cam Tab gussets / Dakar leafs / Defined Engineering shackles / All pro U bolt flip / Timbren Rear Bumpstops / BAMF LCA skids / Exhaust re-route / Fog Light anytime Mod / LowRange Off Road extended rear brake lines / ATO Shackle Flip / sectioned Bushwhacker flares / re-geared to 4.56 / ARB Front & Rear Locking Diff / ARB CKMA12 compressor / PrInSu full rack system / 1" body lift / Inchworm 4.7 crawlbox / twin stick FJ t-case / Davez off-road triple-stick kit/
    I was big into pc gaming years ago but I've learned that it's a pretty deep hole for me to fall into. I get so wrapped up that I end up not doing other important things. :anonymous:
    My gaming these days is limited to SimCity buildit on my iPhone. :laughing:
    I bought GTA 5 for the Xbox and put it down after 5 straight hours after starting it. Never turned it on again.
    The Xbox strictly belongs to the kids now.
     
  14. Oct 18, 2017 at 12:58 PM
    Pchop

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    Yeah, I get that way too. I used to play non stop Halo for hours, until I put that down. Then when I moved to North Dakota and hunting season ended there was NOTHING to fucking do. So Britt recommended getting the PS4 and Destiny. Me, Rich and a couple other guys played all the time. Then when I moved I put it down and only used the PS4 for DVD's for a while, but then Destiny 2 came out and the pull was too strong. It really is a badass game.

    Played 5 hours last night with out even blinking.
     
  15. Oct 18, 2017 at 1:04 PM
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    Yeah, I can't do that. I'd never put it down. :oops:
     
  16. Oct 18, 2017 at 1:05 PM
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    I've got this pair of Logitech headset that I use for my gaming pc and they are okay. Nothing like the sound of the ones I have hooked up to the PS4. The ones you got look a lot nicer than the Logitech set that I've got.

    I've got the music turned off in Destiny since I listen to my own music while playing. I listened to it during the first playthrough but after that I turned it off. I play better in the crucible with my own mix of music.
     
  17. Oct 18, 2017 at 1:07 PM
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    I have to ask, when do you guys find time to play? I can't even find time to enjoy a good dump at this point. Between Mr. Mom duties (I work from home) and this time suck forum I'm tapped out.
     
  18. Oct 18, 2017 at 1:08 PM
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    I'm retired
     
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    RearViewMirror

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    It is a fun game no doubt but the issue I have with it at the moment is there is no difference in the rolls on the guns / armor. When they said there would be loot they really kind of lied. Yes there is loot but only a certain amount of loot with no difference in any of the rolls. I've got every weapon / armor piece in the game and maxed out on everything. Now the issue I have is Prestige Raid comes out today and there is nothing different in the rolls on the weapons / armor other than a different color. No power level increase either. So the hard cap remains 300 with 305 with all the mods.

    The raid is fun but this was much better and longer IMO. (By the way you missed out on TTK and Wrath of the Machine)



     
  20. Oct 18, 2017 at 1:34 PM
    RearViewMirror

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    Oh, and the final boss fight in the new raid

     

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