Just purchased a PS3 and having fun. Put the PC gaming down for a bit to learn what the PS3 has to offer. I am working non stop on my PC game to submit to next years GDC and working at Best Buy so I am busy busy busy. Thanks for visiting and reading my lame blogs.
Got this in a email today. Found it to be funny figured I would post it up. Lets hope some of you get the humor!
Iím currently running the latest version of GirlFriend and Iíve been having some problems lately. Iíve been running the same version of DrinkingBuddies 1.0 forever as my primary application, and all the GirlFriend releases Iíve tried have always conflicted with it.
I hear that DrinkingBuddies wonít crash if GirlFriend is run in background mode and the sound is turned off. But Iím embarrassed to say I canít find the switch to turn the sound off. I just run them separately, and it works okay.
Girlfriend also seems to have a problem co-existing with my Golf program, often trying to abort Golf with some sort of timing incompatibility.
I probably should have stayed with GirlFriend 1.0, but I thought I might see better performance from GirlFriend 2.0. After months of conflicts and other problems, I consulted a friend who has had experience with GirlFriend 2.0. He said I probably didnít have enough cache to run GirlFriend 2.0, and eventually it would require a Token Ring to run properly. He was right - as soon as I purged my cache, it uninstalled itself.
Shortly after that, I installed GirlFriend 3.0 beta. All the bugs were supposed to be gone, but the first time I used it, it gave me a virus anyway. I had to clean out my whole system and shut down for a while.
I very cautiously upgraded to GirlFriend 4.0. This time I used a SCSI probe first and also installed a virus protection program. It worked okay for a while until I discovered that GirlFriend 1.0 was still in my system.
I tried running GirlFriend 1.0 again with GirlFriend 4.0 still installed, but GirlFriend 4.0 has a feature I didnít know about that automatically senses the presence of any other version of GirlFriend and communicates with it in some way, which results in the immediate removal of both versions.
The version I have now works pretty well, but there are still some problems. Like all versions of GirlFriend, it is written in some obscure language I canít understand, much less reprogram. Frankly I think there is too much attention paid to the look and feel rather than the desired functionality. Also, to get the best connections with your hardware, you usually have to use gold-plated contacts. And Iíve never liked how GirlFriend is totally ďobject-oriented.Ē
A year ago, a friend of mine upgraded his version of GirlFriend to GirlFriendPlus 1.0, which is a Terminate and Stay Resident version of GirlFriend. He discovered that GirlFriendPlus 1.0 expires within a year if you donít upgrade to Fiancee 1.0. So he did, but soon after that, he had to upgrade to Wife 1.0, which he describes as a huge resource hog. It has taken up all his space, so he canít load anything else.
One of the primary reasons he decided to go with Wife 1.0 was because it came bundled with FreeSexPlus.
Well, it turns out the resource allocation module of Wife 1.0 sometimes prohibits access to FreeSexPlus, particularly the new Plug-Ins he wanted to try. On top of that, Wife 1.0 must be running on a well warmed-up system before he can do anything. Although he did not ask for it, Wife 1.0 came with MotherInLaw which has an automatic pop-up feature he canít turn off.
I told him to try installing Mistress 1.0, but he said he heard if you try to run it without first uninstalling Wife 1.0, Wife 1.0 will delete MSMoney files before doing the uninstall itself. Then Mistress 1.0 wonít install anyway because of insufficient resources.
So Freaking News was holding a fun contest and noticed that not a single person was C Blog'n about it. Made me think about this contest with a video game theme. Imagine your favorite game character inverted. Ya it sounds lame when I am trying to explain it but when you see what I am talking about you will be
A. Turns you on
B. You are glad this not real!
C. Wish you had the powers to do this to someone
D. All The Above
There is over 10 pages of celebrities being inverted and some are just scary.
It has been said that gamers should eat better and some of us just don't give a rats ass we just eat what and when we need to. I saw this article today and I am not sure what to believe. I will let some of you be the judge!
"If you've been avoiding burgers, ice cream, and pizza thinking you're doing your waistline a favor, don't. They can actually help you lose weight -- and keep it off, too. Here are the hidden slim-down perks of five foods that get a bad rap and the best way to add each one back into your diet."
A Three Month Mod started as a team-building exercise wherein we quickly ground out a deliverable within a three month time frame. From there we would move along to more complex and original projects. Somewhere along the way though, we became very attached to our little mod, and diverted all of our efforts from our large-scale, big concept project to complete Three Month Mod not only with quantity, but also quality.
PS: Valve making some upcoming changes to the Medic for TF2