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Old 10-10-2007, 05:31 PM   #41
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^ geezus. i took a similar class @ UCLA nearly 10 years ago. needless to say, i didn't get an A.
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Old 10-10-2007, 05:45 PM   #42
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I had ethernet in my dorm room and wireless internet in college....
back in 1997!!!
We had it in '95, but probably not what you'd expect. The ethernet was coax 10base-2 that a couple of us snaked through the ceiling with drops into five rooms (to provide for deathmatch playing of Doom using IPX/SPX) and the wireless consisted of Jordan's packet-radio transciever. Jordan was the only one that actually used it, as none of the rest of us owned "portable" computers. Ethernet access was provided by a 386 running Slackware that connected the end of the Ethernet run to the aforementioned port on the serial mux, that got us into a VAX termserver. With TIA running on one of the 11/780s we had a virtual SLIP connection.

Those were the bad ole' days...
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Old 10-10-2007, 06:00 PM   #43
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i like to eat. but i'm not a fatfuck. work is so fuggin slow#[email protected]%%#^
mbworld.org and clublexus.com for cars, since the girlie STILL hasn't decided on car.
hey man, speaking of, i did talk to a couple of my guys over there, no one has anything like the GS...ill keep an eye out though
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Old 10-10-2007, 07:02 PM   #44
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whaa,
thanks for lookin out bro. now the chic's looking at 06+ GS300s. i'm not helping her anymore. it's taking ALL the fun out of car shopping as i know it.
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Old 10-10-2007, 07:21 PM   #45
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so i think im am then youngest one here im only 17 and im still in high school...sucks *** i hate it but i do love my miata all my friends are already out just working and making there cars fast ..
so afeter school i just spend a few hours on the car (until the weekends then i try to spend more) do whatever till its gets dark then i sit at the computer

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Old 10-10-2007, 07:27 PM   #46
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oh and what I do all day? design ****. and this site. too much.
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Old 10-10-2007, 11:03 PM   #47
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My boss doesn't get mad at me if I cruise forums at work.
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Old 10-10-2007, 11:46 PM   #48
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You guys are lucky. My workstation has two separate CPUs with internet, but one's on the SIPRnet and one's on JWICS. There's only one NIPRnet computer in my whole section and someone else is always on it.
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Old 10-11-2007, 12:08 AM   #49
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I'm not supposed to be on here while at work. tisk tisk.

I get to design and analyze valvetrain components (cam cores, rocker arms, lifters, belt drives) for race engines, mostly boring american V8 stuff but now and then there's something really cool (recently did some work for a reno air race lycoming). I'll have a **** load of stuff to do and then nothing for a few days.

I browse this, the local miatamob forum, my email accounts, that's about it.
That sounds kinda cool. When I was in machine shop back in HS, we built a rocker arm grinding machine for a company out of California. It was a neat project that took a while to design and build but it was fun.
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Old 10-11-2007, 04:19 AM   #50
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This is how i spend my day.

This is my shop. Note the 3 foot thick walls.
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Old 10-11-2007, 09:16 AM   #51
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Sit at a computer. Tell contractors to fix software. Surf here, m.net, Nasioc, fatwallet and many fantasy football/sports sites. Listen to Howard Stern. Workout.

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Old 10-11-2007, 09:34 AM   #52
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I do PC work for inventory etc. Mostly i sleep all day wand work all night though. Bunches of ink paper and rollers FTW.
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Old 10-13-2007, 10:58 AM   #53
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One thing I don't do is post the same flippin' thread on multiple boards

http://clubroadster.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=12428
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Old 10-15-2007, 05:27 PM   #54
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homestarrunner.com FTW!
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Old 10-15-2007, 09:08 PM   #55
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One thing I don't do is post the same flippin' thread on multiple boards

http://clubroadster.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=12428
I do. You think I posted my "nestercooler" thread ONLY on mt?
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