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  1. *Picture of a scantily clad bikini woman playing a classic arcade machine and looking over her shoulder suggestively*

    1. save2600


      I no see...

    2. carlsson


      *Picture of janitor muttering about those disrespectful women going directly from the beach to the arcade, dragging in sand and seaweed*

  2. This is an outstanding and very informative review. I love these controllers and they deserve more exposure. Excellent quality stuff. Thanks for posting this.
  3. For a couple of days I actually let my Atari Age subscription expire. I really felt exposed. It was like the time I had a dream where I was standing naked in front of my high school class and all the kids were yelling "that guy's dingus is hanging out!" At least I think that was a dream.

    1. moycon


      Totally understand. Mine been expired for about a year. No longer working has lots of advantages, but some disadvantages as well. Have to watch my budget for the first time in a long while.

    2. Flojomojo


      How strange, I had the same dream about you, but chalked it up to pre-release hype for the new Watchmen show. :-D



    3. GoldLeader


      I guess I'm lucky,...I once dreamt I was in Music class in 4th grade and I was naked, but the lights were out and they were showing a film strip so no one could tell...

  4. Tonight is the series finale for the Big Bang Theory. At last, our long national nightmare will finally come to an end.

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    2. GoldLeader


      I liked it. I agree the laughing audience was obnoxious at first and needed mixed out of the audio...It's on my DVR haven't seen it yet.

    3. GoldLeader


      That D&D episode with Shatner, Kevin Smith, Kareem Abdul Jabbar, + Joe Maganiello playing over at Wil Wheaton's house was pretty awesome! Plus Mark Hamill on the wedding episode, and Newhart..Man gotta say they've had some nice guest stars!

    4. pacman000


      They did.

  5. We’re all going to jail!

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    2. x=usr(1536)


      We're all gonna get laid!


      (Hopefully not in jail.)

    3. GoldLeader


      x=usr(1536) knows what's up!

    4. retrorussell


      Do we at least pass GO and get $200?

  6. What does Game of Thrones and Star Wars: The Phantom Menace have in common? A lot more than you think.

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    2. pacman000


      So they've started ripping of Message from Space too?

    3. Cynicaster


      For one, the Night King is nothing but a palette-swapped Darth Maul.

    4. Flojomojo


      I know the scene you are talking about, and I had the same thought. Yippee!!

  7. By sheer accident I have discovered that Cherry Coca-Cola makes an excellent laxative.

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    2. x=usr(1536)


      /me looks up MSDS for Cherry Coke

    3. save2600


      ^ hahaha - MSDS sheets for Coke. They should have 'em!


      Coffee has the same effect for me. ha

    4. frankodragon


      Stay away from Sunny D. Otherwise it'll give ya "Muddy D."

  8. Did somebody say McDonald’s? Look for the Golden Arches. You deserve a break today. It’s a good time for the great taste of McDonald’s. Two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, onions, on a sesame seed bun. It’s Mac tonight. Food, folks and fun. Bah-da-bum-bah-bah. I’m lovin’ it.

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    2. AAA177


      Wasn't there a burger years ago made partly of seaweed called Arch Deluxe? I'll have to look it up, but I remember liking it. But, yes, as some have said, McDonalds is not healthy, and I admit an addiction of once-a-week (I believe even that is too much, from what I've read).

    3. CaptainBreakout


      It's a good time for the great taste. On the go after the show. Tasty fries, delicious pies disappear before your eyes. McDonald's and... You.

    4. GoldLeader


      Have you guys noticed the latest McD's commercials? They are using the music from the movie Brazil...

  9. I know that it’s rancid poison, and I rarely drink it, but sometimes Mountain Dew really helps you get through a tough day.

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    2. Swami


      Liquid Splendor 8/)

    3. Flojomojo


      Gammon, how much Bromide would a person need to screw up your thyroid big time? http://www.pepsicobeveragefacts.com/Home/Product?formula=44316*01*01-07&form=RTD&size=20

    4. SoundGammon


      One cigarette won't give give me cancer, but a lot????

  10. I just want to chime in with my 2 cents on this console. It's an absolutely incredible product. Analogue has made me a believer, so much so that I'm probably also going to pick up their Super NT. This machine is off the charts. Solid build and so many customization options that it's almost overwhelming. Speaking of which, it would be nice to see the community members share some of their recommended option settings for ideal image and sound. The standard out of the box settings are great, but I imagine that some of you AV pros might have some tweaks. Digital Foundry posted an excellent review with some suggestions and it has also been very helpful. Another thing I want to rave about is that amazing M30 controller from 8Bitdo. I was on the fence after hearing about connectivity issues in various Amazon reviews. I am happy to say that I haven't experienced a single issue. The controller is one of the most solid, well built and responsive wireless controllers I have ever owned. I have really put it through a serious test too playing some of the most demanding fight games and shooters. It performs flawlessly every time. For those of you who prefer wired controllers I must recommend the new Sega licensed 6 button pad from Retro Bit. It is far better quality than the controller available from Hyperkin. It's a well built pad with a lengthy 10 foot cord. I also picked up a Mega EverDrive x5. What a fantastic device. My only disappointment is that I can't seem to play Game Gear games on the Mega Sg. Other than that small complaint it is a very worthy investment. I have not stopped playing my Mega Sg since it arrived. Definitely worth every penny.
  11. Those new Atari Jaguar Pro Controllers are absolutely freaking fantastic! The best investment I ever made in my Jaguar collection. My Jag has been getting more play than ever before.

    1. ls650


      I did find that one of the two I ordered had the interal board for the joypad mounted slightly off-center. There are some instructions for fixing this in the Jag forum - very easy to do.

  12. As a kid I ate Mr. T cereal, Nintendo cereal, Pac-Man cereal, GI Joe cereal, Batman cereal and C-3POs.

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    2. GoldLeader


      Sugar Smacks, Sugar Corn Pops, Cookie Crisp, CW Post, Grape Nuts, Malt-O-Meal, Cracklin' Oat Bran...Truly when I was a kid it was whichever had the "best" toy :)

    3. Grig


      Count Chocula!

    4. Nathan Strum

      Nathan Strum

      Cereal toys were so much better when the companies didn't worry about us choking to death on them.

  13. What’s your GI Joe codename? Mine would be Slinky, because I’m always slinking around.

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    2. retrorussell


      Probably Sleepy. If it's before 11AM then that's exactly what I look like.

    3. Nathan Strum

      Nathan Strum

      Couch Potato.


      Because I'm good at obfuscating truth from enemies and concealing myself in the ground.

    4. CaptainBreakout
  14. GI Joe is the codename for America's daring, highly trained, special mission force. Its purpose: To defend human freedom against COBRA, a ruthless, terrorist organization determined to rule the world.

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    2. Zoyous


      Only now, decades later, are we learning that COBRA wanted to provide universal healthcare, a $30/hr. minimum wage, and a guaranteed basement/rec room arcade for everyone.

    3. AAA177


      Zoyous, that made me laugh aloud...so true, good satire...

    4. zylon


      Crashing through the sky, comes the fearful cry: COBRA!!!!!!!

  15. I just learned that mustache softener is a real thing.

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    2. Random Terrain

      Random Terrain

      How do you soften a mustache? Ask someone with swamp ass to sit on your face?

    3. save2600


      Important stuff when eating out at the Y!

    4. ls650


      Oh,I see...

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