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You Tube

Postby Omphalos » Sat Apr 25, 2009 10:27 pm

Hope this works.

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Re: You Tube

Postby Omphalos » Sat Apr 25, 2009 10:29 pm

OK. Seem to work fine. Although, my speakers are on the fritz and I cannot hear it. But I assume audio is no problem.

Dial up users, is this going to be problematic for you? Can you block it, or does it even slow you down, since its not playing upon page load?

Let's see how this works. If it gets to become a problem I'll address the issue later. If not, hope it makes the place a bit more fun.
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Re: You Tube

Postby SandChigger » Sat Apr 25, 2009 10:48 pm

Seems OK to me. :)
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Re: You Tube

Postby inhuien » Sun Apr 26, 2009 4:15 am

Yup, groozytastic here aswell.
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Re: You Tube

Postby The Phantom » Sun Apr 26, 2009 10:01 am

awesome!

as a comment on the video... I appreciate people who speak like this... they're more concerned with finding the perfect word to express their thoughts than simply seeming like they have a speech perfectly memorized and at top of mind, so they're willing to pause and search for that word instead of rambling or inserting filler.

it speaks to his writing as well, and why it took him years to write his masterpieces, instead of a 3-day hiked out rambling onslaught of inconsistent nonsense.
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Re: You Tube

Postby Mandy » Sun Apr 26, 2009 12:11 pm

One of my other boards has this and I thought it would be a pain, but it really isn't. Takes awhile for it to do its initial downloading, but it's not unbearable.
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Re: You Tube

Postby SandRider » Sun Apr 26, 2009 12:58 pm

define "unbearable".

firefox noscript can block it no problem.

I have no idea how long it would take to load
the video, and won't find out.
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Re: You Tube

Postby Omphalos » Sun Apr 26, 2009 1:00 pm

SandRider wrote:define "unbearable".

firefox noscript can block it no problem.

I have no idea how long it would take to load
the video, and won't find out.


Are you sure? Its Frank Herbert speaking during an interview. I'm sure you've seen it already, but it is interesting.
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Re: You Tube

Postby chanilover » Sun Apr 26, 2009 2:33 pm

No problems watching at all. He had a funny accent.
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Re: You Tube

Postby Mandy » Sun Apr 26, 2009 4:37 pm

SandRider wrote:define "unbearable".

firefox noscript can block it no problem.

I have no idea how long it would take to load
the video, and won't find out.



Not as bad as some animated gifs.

You could also set adblock plus to block youtube on this site, I think.
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Re: You Tube

Postby Eyes High » Sun Apr 26, 2009 4:38 pm

It worked so far for me.
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Re: You Tube

Postby Himachil » Sun Apr 26, 2009 5:29 pm

Nice! (love that vid too) :)

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Re: You Tube

Postby Rakis » Sun Apr 26, 2009 7:09 pm

Ditto here, no problemo...
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Re: You Tube

Postby GamePlayer » Mon Apr 27, 2009 8:31 am

Nice video.
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