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Definitely not kidding
BTW I'm not talking about O'Reiley factor, etc., rather the regular news. Any of the anchors individual shows on ANY channel are pretty biased (Greta Van Streusen is good though)
How about Nancy Grace?
Oh I hate her so much.....imagine if she was your wife?
LOL GRETA, .... whose missing today? ... sorry she's just a watered down version of nancy grace with all those stories night after night.

The article he meant to link was actually hardocp's review

http://www.neoseeker.com/resourcelink.html?rlid=163991
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sorry to get off topic but......YOU HAVE GOT TO BE KIDDING ME far right anyone?

i agree about getting the news from the web though. thats your best bet.
Yea but CNN and MSNBC and even the BBC are far left, so pick your poison. And I also agree about getting news from the web.
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Well I'd say it scales pretty well, if you're looking at the whole "recommended settings" thing its complete crap, and everybody knows nVidia paid big cash to Crytek to get them to ignore ATI cards, the only reason we can even play Crysis is the fear of public backlash.

I don't know what everyone else thinks, but I'd say that the scaling in games that actually support it is pretty damn nice. Good work ATI!

    
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Originally Posted by binormalkilla View Post
Definitely not kidding
BTW I'm not talking about O'Reiley factor, etc., rather the regular news. Any of the anchors individual shows on ANY channel are pretty biased (Greta Van Streusen is good though)
How about Nancy Grace?
Oh I hate her so much.....imagine if she was your wife?
i hate nancy grace so much if i saw her in person i think i would stab her in the neck with a BIC pen!

something about her man, something about her.......

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Yea but CNN and MSNBC and even the BBC are far left, so pick your poison. And I also agree about getting news from the web.
good point.

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Well I'd say it scales pretty well, if you're looking at the whole "recommended settings" thing its complete crap, and everybody knows nVidia paid big cash to Crytek to get them to ignore ATI cards, the only reason we can even play Crysis is the fear of public backlash.

I don't know what everyone else thinks, but I'd say that the scaling in games that actually support it is pretty damn nice. Good work ATI!

that pretty much proves scaling is good on those cards. wish i had one lol but not really worth upgrading from my 8800gt right now
   
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Yea but CNN and MSNBC and even the BBC are far left, so pick your poison. And I also agree about getting news from the web.
Lol wut. The BBC are not far left.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk_politics/default.stm

Hmm, I wouldn't say socialism is rampant there. In fact, the top stories are showing the strength of the tories and how he likens himself to Thatcher who was a political powerhouse in the 80's. If anything, there's a right wing bias as showing Thatcher as Cameron's confidente will do good for his image in the upcoming general election.

I don't know if you Americans follow much of what happens in the UK but there is no longer a left. The rumours about this started because the BBC employed people who happen to have left wing views about government intervention, state welfare etc; nothing about taking both your cows and giving you a share of the milk etc (communism). That's it. But yeah, it's neither here nor there because as I said - there's no left in the UK.
    
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i hate nancy grace so much if i saw her in person i think i would stab her in the neck with a BIC pen!

something about her man, something about her.......



good point.



that pretty much proves scaling is good on those cards. wish i had one lol but not really worth upgrading from my 8800gt right now
LOL, get her!

On an OT note.....this article was written by hardOCP big surprise there.

Now that I'm reading the article, I just don't see how they get the results that they do with Crysis. I get (with the 8.3 drivers) vastly different results than they do (which happens often with hard OCP) with much lower settings in DX10) at 1920x1080.
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god damnit i put two http thingies. Sry guys, this is like the only review i can find out there.
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i wanna see how a GDDR4 version of the 3870x2 does in CFX, then we'll see the full potential of this card. i wonder what the clocks would be if they put the GDDR5 ram on a 3870x2.
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It might me something like DDR5- 4000
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