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They had to do a study for this? What's next? Saying social media makes people anti-social? rolleyes.gif
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post #22 of 24
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Originally Posted by semnon View Post

Why is $oftee wasting time and resources researching a statistic that is already a known fact? Instead they should be focusing them on Halo 3 and 4 for PC.

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Originally Posted by lacrossewacker View Post

Sure the alternative to the guy working the EGG machine is for him to help in the fantasy porting project. rolleyes.gif

Time is a resource. If the EGG guy needs to help out the developers by getting food and beverages then so be it.
Edited by semnon - 5/21/15 at 9:34am
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Can we get some word on the effect that constant use of valuable and rich information has against information heavily diluted with useless bits and pieces?

Hypothesis: information which is diluted and has to be filtered in order to receive value, will encourage a person to develop screening and filtering reflexes that promote shorter attention span to any form of information.
Follow up hypothesis: spam is bad for health and should be considered a legal offence of the same order as any other mental injury or abuse.
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Time is a resource. If the EGG guy needs to help out the developers by getting food and beverages then so be it.

hhhahaa that's a stretttttchhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh but a good giggle tongue.gif
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