Where was this guy with rivets when my cuirass busted a shoulder pauldron last weekend!? »
Considering the gender fluidity of the Culture, and the fact that the asexual ships are really the main characters, it's probably one of the most gender neutral series out there. »
A friend of mine has an old set of cans with the original release.
It doesn't. There were a lot of things inserted into the 90s rerelease that have become cannon. »
Anyone noticed a correlation between energy drink sales and minors being diagnosed with ADHD or nervous disorders? »
Sorry, but these guys look way more like GoBots than Transformers... which is really really sad if you think about it. »
You'd be surprised.
I know A British guy that bought a Hummer off US soldiers for a few slabs of beer while serving in the middle east. »
Rather than photovoltaic cells, a better idea would be collecting the heat from the road surface and using that. Australia is a great example where even in winter the road surface is regularly hot enough to fry eggs because blacktop just absorbs heat so efficiently. »
Name: Arnold J Rimmer (BSC, SSC)
Rimmer always wanted to be a hero, but he was trapped in the body of a coward. In fact, alternate universe iterations of him show that he canbe a hero under the right circumstances and that in a multiverse of infinite improbability many of his iterations do, but so often those conditions … »
The number of comments on here about how BJ doesn't look like a jew, or there's a "jew look" are really F-ing disgusting. »
There's a slight problem with this.
A coin flip isn't 50/50 as coins have a third side everyone always forgets about. »
What I don't get is why even bother?
It's so close to Panama already that it'd shave maybe a day off the current shipping.
Anyone that cares about 24hours in transit would use air freight and the additional expense.
If the business case is that they would receive the same kind of money that Panama gets then they're either … »