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In Topic: PC Game Deals

Wed Dec 13, 2017 11:15 PM

What is up on the GoG Connect this go around as it's showing nothing to me.


It never works right even for the few supported games.  I end up buying the same games on GoG that I already had on Steam, but they're usually on sale any way so no biggie...

In Topic: And they call the 80s the deadliest decade. 90s is where it hit the fan.

Mon Dec 11, 2017 12:59 AM

It's because a thing called Political Correctness began in the 90's and allowed parents to leave all child rasing responsibilites to so-called "experts", entirely forcing their children to live sheltered lives.


As for the video game (and toy) gun issue, that was due to cops shooting people who were out playing Laser Tag thinking they're real weapons.  That's why we got orange, pink & blue guns to play with...

In Topic: Super Mario Cereal

Mon Dec 11, 2017 12:52 AM


I never ate that stuff, but man I rermember the ProTips they had on the box.  One was to access the save screen in Zelda without dying (press Start & Up on the 2nd controller) and the other was to use that same trick to keep the meat you give to the Goyria in that one dungeon.

In Topic: Mario Odyssey broke web searches for Odyssey 2

Mon Dec 11, 2017 12:43 AM

And I'm sure Homer (Not Simpson) wouldn't appriciate his epic story being hijacked by the Big N either...



In Topic: Help with converting a Microsoft Basic line to Atari Basic

Mon Dec 11, 2017 12:31 AM

LPRINT will still work on Atari BASIC just like it does in MS BASIC, you don't need to use OPEN/CLOSE statements to use the printer.


You can check out the commands here... https://www.scribd.c...1948-Rev-b-1983