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gibson Anonymous Comrade 11/10/2019 (Sun) 07:08:44 No. 2609 [Reply] [Last]
what does everyone think of William Gibson's classic cyberpunk novels / stories, are they any good?
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>>2611
well which ones are the good ones, neuromancer?
I read Neuromancer years ago and from what I remember it was pretty good but it suffers from what many genre-setting works do in that it now seems pretty cliche and standard in retrospect
>>2612
neuromancer was pretty ok, but he wasn't a good writer yet and it's hard to keep up with the pacing of the novel. Ideas are interesting but the story sucks. It's literally just a cyberpunk heist story. I liked idoru better. But you could tell it was then when his political stances were starting to soften up to liberalism
>>2617
>>2613
What about his earlier work like Burning Chrome
>>2630
Haven't read it.when it comes to cyberpoonk I liked " when gravity falls" which is about a world where traps are the norm and the west has declined to the point of being comparable to the current Middle East, and the story is set in the Middle east anyway . The main characters love interest is qute trap and they Fucc a lot. There's also lengthy descriptions of her boipuccy. There's also snowcrash which I really liked. Gibson started the cyberpunk movement but was never the best cyberpunk writer imo

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friday night Anonymous Comrade 10/25/2019 (Fri) 23:02:52 No. 1522 [Reply] [Last]
it's now Friday night EST in the US. what are you doing bunkerchan
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Procrastinating on homework while I'm supposed to be asleep.
Going back to work at this bullshit graveyard.
>>2306
do u mean graveyard shift or do u work at an actual graveyard?
>>2306
Seen anything spooky?
>>2435
I work graveyard shifts, lol. I actually almost got the chance to work at a graveyard tho, but, I didn't get the job.

>>2466
Nah, I'm an atheist. <tips fedora
But, I was sick that night and drank like a whole bottle of nyquil so I was actually tripping pretty hard, lol.

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Airsoft/Milsim thread Anonymous Comrade 10/26/2019 (Sat) 12:07:00 No. 1544 [Reply] [Last]
Airsoft/Milsim discussion, gears, Airsoft guns and so on and so on.
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>>1550
>Is there like a short intro to this?
I would recomend going to a field and rent a gun before doing anything
>Most seem to run on batteries which sounds kinda weak.
Well, most airsoft guns are electrical, you can also buy gas guns, but they cost more and I would not recoment, besides, airsoft batteries last enough you won't have a problem with running out of battery in the field
>What kind of gun can I get that is decent and cheap in a country without freedom? germany
Check https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legal_issues_in_airsoft#Germany
and for your first gun, as >>1545 said a cyma ak like the CYMA CM028 is good and cheap.
Do many adults do this? I really want to try it, but I'm 28 and don't want to show up to play with a bunch of teens.
>>1582
Dunno about where you live, but here spain I always see 30 and even 40 year olds playing on the fields, teens seem to be the exeption
>>1582
from what i heard it seems popular amongst some active soldiers and military rejects, often even in their 30s
you can probably find youtube videos, by channels that record first person views, where you see what kind of people are going
Anybody know a good online airsoft shop to buy stuff?

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filter me 11/02/2019 (Sat) 02:02:24 No. 2412 [Reply] [Last]
Anybody have this as a hobby?
https://youtu.be/bM5SJMsfmh8
sage

no
>>2412 Ain't shoe throwing a huge insult in the Middle East?

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Arma Sandbox Anonymous Comrade 10/28/2019 (Mon) 21:11:20 No. 1735 [Reply] [Last]
Arma 3 thread
the only decent shooter sandbox game,
if anyone else is even playing it around here
Anyone experiences with good public servers and missions?
Best mods that are used?
I only play with clans so I dunno about servers
>mods
Anybody know some good Balkans wars mod?
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>>1736
why don't clans use public servers for promotion and recruitment anymore?
that seemed widely common a while ago, nowadays those servers seem hardly moderated and maintained by members and like a donation milking machine
also it's rather time consuming to be with a clan, but i guess arma was never really that good for casual gameplay

as for mods i actually found right with that name this here
http://www.armaholic.com/page.php?id=16311
also
Kosovo Liberation Army (RHS Edition)
and
1998 - 1999 Yugoslav Units
don't know about much more, happened to see those on a server once is all
>>1747
Thanks mate

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Comrade 08/14/2019 (Wed) 11:57:09 No. 1000 [Reply] [Last]
Is Richard Stallman a socialist?
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>>868
jesus
>>868
Just judging by the fact that the banner on his site stating that ``I continue to be the Chief GNUisance of the GNU Project. I do not intend to stop any time soon.'' has stayed up for as long as it has I believe this final stage of the coup failed.
I'd just like to interject for a moment. What you’re referring to as Taiwan, is in fact, People's Republic of China/Taiwan, or as I’ve recently taken to calling it, People's Republic of China plus Taiwan. Taiwan is not an operating system unto itself, but rather another free component of a fully functioning People's Republic of China system made useful by the People's Republic of China corelibs, shell utilities and vital system components comprising a full OS as defined by Communist Party of China. Many computer users run a modified version of the People's Republic of China system every day, without realizing it. Through a peculiar turn of events, the version of People's Republic of China which is widely used today is often called “Taiwan”, and many of its users are not aware that it is basically the People's Republic of China system, developed by the People's Republic of China Project. There really is a Taiwan, and these people are using it, but it is just a part of the system they use. Taiwan is the kernel: the program in the system that allocates the machine’s resources to the other programs that you run. The kernel is an essential part of an operating system, but useless by itself; it can only function in the context of a complete operating system. Taiwan is normally used in combination with the People's Republic of China operating system: the whole system is basically People's Republic of China with Taiwan added, or People's Republic of China/Taiwan. All the so-called “Taiwan” distributions are really distributions of People's Republic of China/Taiwan.

>>499
yes?
>>1063
Linux isn't an OS.

Serenity now Anonymous Comrade 10/26/2019 (Sat) 23:26:15 No. 1618 [Reply] [Last]
Listening to an obscure radio station on a certain imageboard with a couple other listeners, several tabs open all with different topics, ranging from the NSFW and a blog on the feasibility of living in sewers to a live-stream of three painters critiquing their owm art. Fast food in one hand and my dick in the other, foot on the mouse and the other on the keyboard.

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War Thunder thread Anonymous Comrade 10/26/2019 (Sat) 14:35:06 No. 1558 [Reply] [Last]
WT general.
This pleases the Snail.
this game is such a piece of shit and yet i get sucked in again and again
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>>1601
That mostly stems from the fact that at the very core there's an amazing game; a WW2 game that accurately depicts vehicle specs and physics, but it completely ruined by the fact Gaijin is quite possibly the worst dev in the history of ever and I include EA and Bethesda in that. I mean at least EA tries to be passive aggressive when it tells its players to fuck off, whereas Gaijin just straight up tells its players to Fuck off and when other players try and point out that there's a problem Gaijin says everyone is hallucinating and that there is no problem. Plus premiums, broken game, etc etc and the fact Gaijin refuses to do anything about any of these and doesn't have to because lol where else are you gonna play as an IS-3 that isn't WoT?
>>1603
researching something as basic as repairs and fire prevention is pissing me off so much
what is it meant to add to the gameplay to get toasted by a single shot? just make it an instant kill, who even gives a shit at that point
and rolling around with a broken off tank barrel and having to go inside one of the contested areas for repairs is absolutely ridiculous
that is adding nothing but frustration
>>1605
Welcome to Gaijin. That frustration is supposed to make you throw money at them in order to make the game """fun""", the frustration is just there in order to well frustrate you and you pay for it to not be there, typical whale hunting. Also did you see that stuff about the Maus? They managed to break the game so much that they removed it by their own admission because they were too lazy to balance it to the broken premiums that broke it in the first place, so instead of fixing the core issue they just removed the symptom. My bet is that by 2021 we will actually have less vehicles ingame than we do right now.

Holy shit fuck Gaijin.

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Old school minecraft server Anonymous Comrade 10/26/2019 (Sat) 16:02:21 No. 1561 [Reply] [Last]
Macrochasm.net 1.4.7
>3 year old map
>Old versions
>Incrementally updating
>Version 1.4.7
>No rules
>Anarcho communist playerbase

How to join:
Create a new profile in the launcher on version 1.4.7, set the directory to .minecraft\macrochasm and start up

IP: macrochasm.net
Discord: https://discord.gg/EXfKwPf
I second this.

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Comrade 10/23/2019 (Wed) 17:12:51 No. 6 [Reply] [Last]
it's time to rise up /hobby/
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>>6
>Rick
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>>155
Yeah that's the only problem with that image
Society is a spook.
The concept of 'spook' is a spook in all of itself too.
>>35
>he was an incel
Makes sense

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