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by Mad Hamish
Wed Aug 21, 2013 10:22 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: What I've been up to.
Replies: 11
Views: 3103

Re: What I've been up to.

Already suggested Muscle as a joke to my wife, she said no, but we were going to name our son Max if he were a boy. Max Power. Kid you not. Haven't read the Fletch novels, though I have seen the movies. I did try reading one of them once when I was a lot younger, my dad had them, but I didn't have t...
by Mad Hamish
Sun Aug 18, 2013 8:08 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: What I've been up to.
Replies: 11
Views: 3103

What I've been up to.

Hey guys, I know I rarely log on, new job, married to The Molehill that Rides, and as of August 10th, I have a new baby. She's adorable, and she's named Moxie, though not after the attribute, just because its an awesome name. Hope everyone is doing well, and enjoying their lives.
by Mad Hamish
Mon Jun 07, 2010 2:25 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: 5 foods I couldn't do without
Replies: 33
Views: 6071

Re: 5 foods I couldn't do without

Peanut Butter (easiest food known to man) Bacon (best thing in the world) Bagels, Lox & Creamcheese (w/capers too, oh man) Rip It Energy Fuel Sting-er Mo flavor (this may be physically addictive) Sour Patch Kids (I don't eat these much, but the movies wouldn't be the same without them) Today I have ...
by Mad Hamish
Tue May 11, 2010 2:50 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Please help ddintnst!
Replies: 6
Views: 1702

Re: Please help ddintnst!

I have voted for you. Good luck.
by Mad Hamish
Wed Apr 28, 2010 7:44 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: M:TG (split from Introductions)
Replies: 37
Views: 10251

Re: M:TG (split from Introductions)

Have any of you M:tG lovers tried Dominion ? I really enjoy it, and I get the impression that it's an attempt to capture the fun of deck building without the archiving or keeping up with the Joneses--seems like it might appeal to someone like madd who's trying to play with the kids or a significant...
by Mad Hamish
Tue Apr 13, 2010 8:54 am
Forum: Braggadocio
Topic: That damn Pudding trophy . . . .
Replies: 14
Views: 3982

Re: That damn FUCK YOU trophy . . . .

Hmm... when'd the pudding wordfilter get put in?
by Mad Hamish
Mon Apr 05, 2010 12:32 pm
Forum: The Commune
Topic: KoLSpading
Replies: 9
Views: 4286

Re: KoLSpading

Your version of the post makes me much less sad, snark. Despite amounting to the same thing. O, the subtleties of language!
by Mad Hamish
Mon Apr 05, 2010 9:52 am
Forum: The Commune
Topic: KoLSpading
Replies: 9
Views: 4286

Re: KoLSpading

And seriously, the other forums are a really nicely organized pure spade project, if they take off properly, it should be one stop shopping for all your KoL information.
by Mad Hamish
Mon Apr 05, 2010 9:51 am
Forum: The Commune
Topic: KoLSpading
Replies: 9
Views: 4286

Re: KoLSpading

Oh I read the other forums and agree with the reasons for their creation. I just think method of announcing said forums on here is a little odd. It's like an in-house guillotine. But c'est la vie, the commune was never my project, as I'm too lazy to spade. So who am I to say where it is done? I'm ju...
by Mad Hamish
Mon Apr 05, 2010 8:55 am
Forum: The Commune
Topic: KoLSpading
Replies: 9
Views: 4286

Re: KoLSpading

Same here. I wonder also, how a forum that has been around less than two weeks has become the central spot for KoL spading, and why an AFH admin would discourage people from using our in house board for an unproven substitute, even if he is an admin there. edit: the other forums are very nice. Even ...
by Mad Hamish
Sat Jan 16, 2010 6:00 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Cocktails
Replies: 87
Views: 23215

Re: Cocktails

Fine bourbon. No ice. Sip slowly. Exude awesome.
by Mad Hamish
Fri Dec 18, 2009 11:12 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: an AFH wedding!
Replies: 55
Views: 11092

We know some genetic engineers...

Well, we know some artists, anyway.

edit: oh man, 1500 posts!
by Mad Hamish
Fri Dec 18, 2009 9:27 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: an AFH wedding!
Replies: 55
Views: 11092

Maybe. We do like pork. Though perhaps bacon wrapped mahi mahi would be more appropriate, as it was the first meal I cooked for her. A KoL themed wedding is unlikely, though if I have anything to do with it (I'm pretty sure I do) a dragon will feature.
by Mad Hamish
Mon Dec 14, 2009 2:25 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: an AFH wedding!
Replies: 55
Views: 11092

KujjieKujjieKoo wrote:Congrats!!! Have a date in mind yet, or is that a little too soon? =)
Summer 2011 or 2012...
by Mad Hamish
Sun Dec 13, 2009 5:36 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: an AFH wedding!
Replies: 55
Views: 11092

I totally got off my cool Harley Davidson, pulled off some cool sunglasses, and said "Hey baby, lets get hitched." Then I smoked a cigarette and rode off into the sunset.

Or maybe I botched everything and embarrassed myself by spilling the beans too early, but it ended up perfect anyway.
by Mad Hamish
Sun Dec 13, 2009 5:11 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: an AFH wedding!
Replies: 55
Views: 11092

an AFH wedding!

Well, not quite yet... but me and The Molehill that Rides are engaged as of two days ago. Yay! :D
by Mad Hamish
Thu Dec 03, 2009 12:36 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Mad Hamish's Steam Thread (formerly Left 4 Dead)
Replies: 34
Views: 8456

I got Left 4 Dead 2, my first ever Steam game! And, uh, I'm kinda new to PC shooters as well, but it would be super cool to play with you guys. You can find me at steamcommunity.com slash id slash hothands. Added. Right now I'm Shovelmint Gum. Feel free to invite me any time you want to play, worst...
by Mad Hamish
Wed Dec 02, 2009 1:20 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Mad Hamish's Steam Thread (formerly Left 4 Dead)
Replies: 34
Views: 8456

Turias! I saw you online, I tried to join your L4D2 game, but it wouldn't let me.... Man, I love killing zombies.
by Mad Hamish
Wed Nov 25, 2009 9:49 am
Forum: Braggadocio
Topic: Low-skill HC can kiss my ass
Replies: 18
Views: 3603

These things are very important.
by Mad Hamish
Tue Nov 24, 2009 10:02 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: That time of year.
Replies: 3
Views: 1332

Hooray! I am a master puzzler solver!
by Mad Hamish
Thu Nov 19, 2009 8:36 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Fantasy Football 2009 (Game ON!)
Replies: 154
Views: 36998

big_mara wrote:Projections mean absolutely nothing. I've been projected to win, I believe, all but one of matches (games? I'm not too familiar with football lingo), and here I am sitting at 6-4.
I believe the proper term is "scrum"
by Mad Hamish
Thu Nov 19, 2009 8:33 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Mad Hamish's Steam Thread (formerly Left 4 Dead)
Replies: 34
Views: 8456

I have L4D2, it is far better than I was expecting (and I was expecting a lot) If you play it on Steam, invite me for a round or two. I'm pretty good, but kinda kamikaze. The same in all FPS, really.
by Mad Hamish
Tue Nov 17, 2009 9:46 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Fantasy Football 2009 (Game ON!)
Replies: 154
Views: 36998

deusnoctum wrote:And this marks the second week in the past four that I have lost by one point to a team at the bottom of the standings.

Stupid RNG.
To be fair, I was projected to beat you by 55 or so, so to bring it back is quite an achievement
by Mad Hamish
Thu Nov 12, 2009 10:39 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Girl Bands
Replies: 23
Views: 5877

Thao Nguyen is my favorite new girl artist. This video is how I was first introduced to her. The album "We Brave Bee Stings And All" is also fantastic.
by Mad Hamish
Wed Oct 14, 2009 5:26 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Fantasy Football 2009 (Game ON!)
Replies: 154
Views: 36998

Duly noted.
by Mad Hamish
Wed Oct 14, 2009 12:22 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Fantasy Football 2009 (Game ON!)
Replies: 154
Views: 36998

Tell Donovan, not me, I'm still young and vivacious!
by Mad Hamish
Tue Oct 13, 2009 10:56 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Fantasy Football 2009 (Game ON!)
Replies: 154
Views: 36998

I have Donovan McNabb, but he was pulled for being made of fragile old man meat, not for poor play.
by Mad Hamish
Sun Oct 11, 2009 3:27 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Fantasy Football 2009 (Game ON!)
Replies: 154
Views: 36998

Oh, hey. My team apparently has some varsity players on it after all. That powder puff play was getting annoying.
by Mad Hamish
Sat Oct 03, 2009 11:52 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Randomness Article
Replies: 3
Views: 1390

That was a good read, and quite inline with a lot of things I've been thinking about lately. Thanks.
by Mad Hamish
Tue Sep 29, 2009 10:42 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Fantasy Football 2009 (Game ON!)
Replies: 154
Views: 36998

feng shweez wrote:Can anyone even lose to that?
I've got Donovan McNabb.



edit: Shoulda drafted Steve McNair.
by Mad Hamish
Fri Sep 04, 2009 8:34 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Raccoon's thread about weird things people have discovered
Replies: 83
Views: 17985

Hooray. This thread inspired me to learn more about Tapioca.

re: Getting high off frogs, people probably absorbed the frogginess throught their skin while touching these little dudes, went back for more, and figured out tonguing is the way to go.
by Mad Hamish
Thu Aug 27, 2009 10:05 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Fantasy Football 2009 (Game ON!)
Replies: 154
Views: 36998

Those are some funny (and biased) bonuses.
by Mad Hamish
Thu Aug 20, 2009 10:07 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Fantasy Football 2009 (Game ON!)
Replies: 154
Views: 36998

Hey Kujj! I missed your "I'm Back!" post, but I've read it now. I'd like to play in this league. Hopefully RL wont rear its ugly head like it did last time (it probably can't) and I can dumb luck my way into a crushing victory.
by Mad Hamish
Mon Aug 03, 2009 3:03 pm
Forum: Suggestions / Complaints
Topic: Skyrates subforum?!
Replies: 13
Views: 5079

Yes, clearly that will get you in touch with the salt of the earth :P
by Mad Hamish
Sun Aug 02, 2009 2:14 pm
Forum: Suggestions / Complaints
Topic: Skyrates subforum?!
Replies: 13
Views: 5079

stupac2 wrote:Ending two sentences in a row with prepositions? I just threw up in my mouth a little.
You should get off Stanford campus more frequently. You'll get used to hearing the everyday man speak, and come off like less of a snob.

Just sayin'.
by Mad Hamish
Sun Aug 02, 2009 11:43 am
Forum: Suggestions / Complaints
Topic: Skyrates subforum?!
Replies: 13
Views: 5079

stupac2 wrote:Yeah, we definitely don't need the commune.
Heh. That used to be the most active forum on here. Still has the most posts. Where you at, QN? Whatcha up to?
by Mad Hamish
Sun Aug 02, 2009 10:43 am
Forum: Suggestions / Complaints
Topic: Skyrates subforum?!
Replies: 13
Views: 5079

Find something else worth making a whole subforum about. Or maybe I should just start nuking other subforums until it's symmetrical again.
by Mad Hamish
Thu Jul 30, 2009 8:19 pm
Forum: Suggestions / Complaints
Topic: Skyrates subforum?!
Replies: 13
Views: 5079

slaphappy snark wrote:I un-stickied all of the Skyrates stuff in A&E. If the main threads get popular, we can re-sticky until a new forum is needed.
Oops. I had meant to do that when I nuked the forum. But I fail.
by Mad Hamish
Mon Jul 27, 2009 10:58 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Go!
Replies: 7
Views: 2142

I've played Go a number of times, and would be into playing it. I beat noobs, but anyone with any sort of Go understanding usually embarrasses me.
I have an account on BretSpielWelt under the name WaxLeprotic, if someone is interested in playing against me.
by Mad Hamish
Mon Jul 27, 2009 10:55 pm
Forum: Suggestions / Complaints
Topic: Skyrates subforum?!
Replies: 13
Views: 5079

Feel free to bump the skyrates thread or create a new one. I'll go through the trouble of making a new forum if participation warrants it. (it wont)
by Mad Hamish
Sat Jul 18, 2009 11:01 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Skyrates forum has been nuked.
Replies: 7
Views: 2093

Nuked it. Old threads are in Anything and Everything if you want to bring them up. Don't, unless it's really worthwhile.
by Mad Hamish
Thu Jul 16, 2009 10:12 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Skyrates forum has been nuked.
Replies: 7
Views: 2093

tiv wrote:KILL IT WITH FIRE!
<3
will do.
by Mad Hamish
Thu Jul 16, 2009 5:06 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Skyrates forum has been nuked.
Replies: 7
Views: 2093

Skyrates forum has been nuked.

I don't play. Some of you do, but you don't discuss it here. Unless a sudden grassroots movement comes up to preserve this forum (or maybe just some threads) the skyrates forum will be nuked in a few days.
by Mad Hamish
Thu Jun 25, 2009 11:45 am
Forum: Gameplay-Discussion
Topic: ITT: 2-dayers hate me.
Replies: 5
Views: 2056

ouch. I had a brutal time with my bang potions last run. But that's because I missed one in my inventory.

Better luck next time.
by Mad Hamish
Thu May 28, 2009 9:54 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Albums I'm only half embarassed I own
Replies: 35
Views: 7030

MonsterERB wrote:The Police: Synchronicity, Ghost in the Machine
Oh man. How could the Police be so good, but Sting be so so very bad?
by Mad Hamish
Thu May 28, 2009 9:52 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Eminem's Relapse Album
Replies: 6
Views: 1558

After the shambling disaster that was Encore, I found Relapse to be an immensely pleasing album. Aside from Just Lose It, Encore was lazy, crude, and unskilled. Relapse was finely crafted, attentively made, and had the personal touch. 'Twas no MM LP, but what is? I thought Em showed that he still ha...
by Mad Hamish
Thu May 28, 2009 9:41 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Albums I'm only half embarassed I own
Replies: 35
Views: 7030

Queen. The entire discography. Culture Club. Kissing to be Clever and Colour by the Numbers. Tom Jones! See him completely outperform Nina Persson here Young MC - Stone Cold Rhymin' I also would gladly jam Ace of Base, Liz Phair, Weird Al, Michael Jackson, the Katamari Damacy Soundtrack, ABBA, Neil ...
by Mad Hamish
Mon May 04, 2009 3:28 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Best weekend of the year: NBA Playoffs start tomorrow!!!1
Replies: 99
Views: 21356

TrueEeviL wrote:That will go down as one of the worst draft decisions in NBA history.
In your opinion, how's that compare to Darko Milicic over Carmelo and D-Wade? Why, Joe Dumars, why? :cry:
by Mad Hamish
Wed Apr 15, 2009 8:29 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Air Force Hovlund
Replies: 3
Views: 1553

not me. It seems they really messed up their major update.
by Mad Hamish
Wed Apr 08, 2009 10:27 am
Forum: Braggadocio
Topic: Instalite: 3/483
Replies: 6
Views: 1980

Excellent work.
by Mad Hamish
Fri Apr 03, 2009 9:52 pm
Forum: Braggadocio
Topic: RNG Yin/Yang commiseration thread
Replies: 4
Views: 1584

Ah, yes, this is what happens when you stop playing for a while.
by Mad Hamish
Fri Apr 03, 2009 11:15 am
Forum: Braggadocio
Topic: RNG Yin/Yang commiseration thread
Replies: 4
Views: 1584

Why are the long pork sandwiches going to haunt you?
by Mad Hamish
Tue Mar 31, 2009 12:49 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Beers
Replies: 614
Views: 149013

These days, all I drink is whiskey.
by Mad Hamish
Tue Feb 24, 2009 12:55 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Short video clip awarness thread
Replies: 20
Views: 4665

TrueEeviL wrote:Oh my god! This is why I started this thread. The guys face at 0:40 is the greatest thing EVER.
Some other forums that I frequent were using an animated .gif of that for their background. Tiled, and zooming.
by Mad Hamish
Fri Jan 30, 2009 11:10 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: LOST
Replies: 3
Views: 1371

I have been a fan. I need to watch a bunch of last season before I start in on this one, though.
by Mad Hamish
Mon Jan 19, 2009 1:02 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Introductions...
Replies: 1597
Views: 386267

It is really hard to build a birdhouse out of a stack of bubbles.
by Mad Hamish
Mon Jan 19, 2009 9:35 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Introductions...
Replies: 1597
Views: 386267

Oh yeah? Once when I was younger, I built a birdhouse out of popsicle sticks.
by Mad Hamish
Fri Jan 16, 2009 9:37 pm
Forum: Braggadocio
Topic: January 16th softcore boards
Replies: 24
Views: 5489

Amazing. I'm pretty sure that's a clan first. Also, I may or may not have done something because I read this thread.
by Mad Hamish
Wed Jan 07, 2009 10:25 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: great moments in chat
Replies: 480
Views: 159033

Manendra wrote:
zomguberclubber: Wizzyface will get you ~1 point.
zomguberclubber: Oh my god I sound like a 13-year old girl
Sounds like R. Kelly.
by Mad Hamish
Tue Jan 06, 2009 10:29 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Mad Hamish's Steam Thread (formerly Left 4 Dead)
Replies: 34
Views: 8456

NotJim wrote:In-game name is swordsdancer. Add me!
Hmm.. I think I sent you a friend request. There were a pair of swordsdancers, but one hadn't logged in recently, so I picked the other.
by Mad Hamish
Sun Jan 04, 2009 12:12 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: I <3 my arcs
Replies: 18
Views: 4170

That is just silly.
by Mad Hamish
Wed Dec 31, 2008 10:59 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Mad Hamish's Steam Thread (formerly Left 4 Dead)
Replies: 34
Views: 8456

If you enjoyed Half-Life 2 single player at all, be sure to download the mod Minerva: Metastasis for the source engine. It's a parallel storyline to the HL canon, where you go to the bottom of a giant underground base, and then escape through the wreckage. Definitely the finest fan made single playe...
by Mad Hamish
Sun Dec 28, 2008 10:25 am
Forum: Braggadocio
Topic: That damn Pudding trophy . . . .
Replies: 14
Views: 3982

Ouch, and I thought my 487 hurt. Congrats.
by Mad Hamish
Sat Dec 27, 2008 9:49 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Mad Hamish's Steam Thread (formerly Left 4 Dead)
Replies: 34
Views: 8456

I should track that down. I assume it's free somewhere? I remember in the commentary they mentioned their student project. I love games. Since I took advantage of the HL1 anniversary deal for 99c I got another copy of that old engine and me and my girlfriend have been playing the Sven Co-op mod toge...
by Mad Hamish
Sat Dec 27, 2008 8:33 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Mad Hamish's Steam Thread (formerly Left 4 Dead)
Replies: 34
Views: 8456

Yeah, Portal is also well worth the price, being hilarious and beautifully designed. TF2 is too, if you're into deathmatches (oh god, am I! but DoD:S is my fav) though it could use some updating... http://steamcommunity.com/id/madhamish I've figured out better how to link my profile. Friend me, you ...
by Mad Hamish
Sat Dec 27, 2008 3:49 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Mad Hamish's Steam Thread (formerly Left 4 Dead)
Replies: 34
Views: 8456

Hammy schills for Steam again.

If I can find the money to play it, I'll give it a try. Steam's running a holiday sale right now until the 2nd. You save like 25%. Though you may be able to find it cheaper elsewhere, still. Actually, every game is on sale right now. Steam has Bioshock on their holiday sale for only $5, too. That g...
by Mad Hamish
Sat Dec 27, 2008 3:17 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Air Force Hovlund
Replies: 3
Views: 1553

Air Force Hovlund

AFH is back up on New Hovlund. I just applied to the wing. I recommend you do the same. Unless you're all 1337 like Pendulass, and hanging out with the cool kids in Tyrian Perfectibilists.


edit: or drunk, like that nogoodnik Pascal.
by Mad Hamish
Wed Dec 17, 2008 11:40 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Reset
Replies: 43
Views: 9846

New fueling platforms added. Looks like the faction capitals are in reach now.
by Mad Hamish
Wed Dec 17, 2008 11:35 am
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Reset
Replies: 43
Views: 9846

MrJolly123 wrote:New Hovlund is a FL4 skyland.
Perfect. That'll keep the lazy away.
by Mad Hamish
Mon Dec 15, 2008 10:16 pm
Forum: Anything and Everything
Topic: Reset
Replies: 43
Views: 9846

Pendulass wrote:I've thought about the factions this round, and I'm joining Violet this round, as it should be fun building a faction from scratch.
You've called it. Violet it is for me as well. Or probably. I have plenty of time to decide while I wait to power up into a ship that can get out that far.