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by Dposcorp
Sat Aug 10, 2019 8:03 am
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread
Replies: 201
Views: 10306

Re: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread

I am in route with ETA around 11:30 a.m.
by Dposcorp
Fri Aug 09, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread
Replies: 201
Views: 10306

Re: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread

Im still trying to make it..............I have too much crap to get rid of to not come. Fingers crossed :)
by Dposcorp
Tue Aug 06, 2019 9:47 am
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread
Replies: 201
Views: 10306

Re: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread

I may have hit a snag and may not make it. Trying to work things out <sigh>
by Dposcorp
Fri Aug 02, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread
Replies: 201
Views: 10306

Re: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread

Swap meet thread here:

https://techreport.com/forums/viewtopic ... 1&t=122253

Anyone bringing stuff or looking for anything?

I was late posting this year as I just moved,
by Dposcorp
Mon Jul 22, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread
Replies: 201
Views: 10306

Re: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread

drfish wrote:
Thanks, man! And thank you to the others that have already pitched in. :)

A no matter what you think, I did not post here to SHAME any other attendees into donating. <wink> <wink>
by Dposcorp
Mon Jul 22, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread
Replies: 201
Views: 10306

Re: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread

Thanks for the link; it took me all of 30 seconds to send you $20 for whatever you need it for.
by Dposcorp
Wed Jul 17, 2019 1:33 pm
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread
Replies: 201
Views: 10306

Re: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread

Captain Ned wrote:
Count me in for a donation rain or shine. Having additional places to get out of the sun was really nice.

Count me in as well for a few bucks..........im a big fan of insurance.
by Dposcorp
Tue Jul 16, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: 50 Years Ago - At This Minute
Replies: 22
Views: 417

Re: 50 Years Ago - At This Minute

What a great time for this country.
by Dposcorp
Fri Jul 12, 2019 2:51 pm
Forum: Processors
Topic: 64 Coar Chip just Destroyed Intel! [again]
Replies: 5
Views: 282

Re: 64 Coar Chip just Destroyed Intel! [again]

Waco wrote:
Sounds like an Itanium style chip.


Really? Why would anyone RISC that? :)
by Dposcorp
Fri Jul 12, 2019 2:49 pm
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread
Replies: 201
Views: 10306

Re: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread

....................should I try to get John, John, Renee, and whoever else to come hang out with us? It's totally up to you guys, I understand either way. Like all of you ive been around for a while, and this is the only site that does stuff like this. Definitively see if they can make it; I doubt...
by Dposcorp
Thu Jul 11, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: I got married
Replies: 30
Views: 689

Re: I got married

Congarts Pete!
by Dposcorp
Sat Jun 29, 2019 8:42 am
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread
Replies: 201
Views: 10306

Re: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread

zgirl - My daughter still waxes rhapsodical about the ribs I brought back last time, which considering her age and the number of years involved, is a pretty amazing endorsement. Tell me you're actually coming this time. Hey StarFalcon, btw; Does an Athlon 64 X2 5000+ bear any sentinemtal or vintage...
by Dposcorp
Thu Jun 20, 2019 9:25 am
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread
Replies: 201
Views: 10306

Re: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread

My brother and I are always unconfirmed but likely.........we both started new jobs but looking forward to being there again this year.
by Dposcorp
Mon May 13, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: TR Gerbil's Choice Review I - we have a winner!
Replies: 130
Views: 5722

Re: TR Gerbil's Choice Review I - Official Thread

1)How about an article on data recovery on the cheap? For instance, every few months, someone i know, who I have told in the past to backup there data zillions of times, comes crying to me saying my PC/Laptop wont boot. These are people who I have spent time with, taught them to use free software to...
by Dposcorp
Fri Apr 19, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: Storage
Topic: Setting up a Syncronized Folder ... Thingy...
Replies: 8
Views: 592

Re: Setting up a Syncronized Folder ... Thingy...

Do you have a off site location for any of the storage (NAS, PC, laptop?)
You need that for true disaster prep.
by Dposcorp
Mon Apr 08, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread
Replies: 201
Views: 10306

Re: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread

Captain Ned wrote:
drfish wrote:
cottage right on the big lake.

But not the one they call Gitche Gumme

Correct sir.
The BBQ is on lake Mishigami.
https://www.livescience.com/32011-lake-michigan.html
by Dposcorp
Wed Mar 13, 2019 8:54 am
Forum: TR Sports
Topic: NFL 2019
Replies: 31
Views: 2147

Re: NFL 2019

OBJ to the Browns sounds like a great day for the Dawg Pound.
by Dposcorp
Sat Feb 23, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread
Replies: 201
Views: 10306

Re: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread

I so want to crash this and be a rat bastard. Technically it wouldn't be a "crash" since it isn't a closed group. All that's really required is that you're you're a forum member (current or former), able to get yourself to and from the BBQ location, and willing to contribute a dish to pas...
by Dposcorp
Fri Feb 22, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread
Replies: 201
Views: 10306

Re: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread

drfish wrote:
I'm calling it, 8/10/19 is the final date. Be there or be... not there.

Nice one Potsie
by Dposcorp
Thu Feb 21, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread
Replies: 201
Views: 10306

Re: TR BBQ XVI - Official Thread

FroBozz_Inc wrote:
I'm down for either date. (Gotta keep the "only person to have been to every BBQ" streak alive) 8)

At least there is one thing you are a winner at.....................ZING! POW! BAM!!!!!!!!!! :)


Either should be fine with me; BerserkenBen is always a last minute maybe.
by Dposcorp
Wed Jan 30, 2019 8:32 am
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: Winter weather
Replies: 1521
Views: 152971

Re: Winter weather

Metro Detroit, MI here.

-8, wind chills below -25°F all day.

Some local malls closed...............yes, the weather has defeated capitalism. :)
by Dposcorp
Sun Jan 20, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: Motherboards, Chipsets, & RAM
Topic: Rollin' in my [PCIe] 5.0
Replies: 26
Views: 2047

Re: Rollin' in my [PCIe] 5.0

chuckula wrote:
First of all, you need to open a new tab and rock some of this to keep it rollin'.


Then go here for even better dancing
by Dposcorp
Tue Jan 08, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: TR BBQ XVI 8/10/19 - Official Thread
Replies: 201
Views: 10306

Re: TR BBQ XVI - Official Thread

Not going unless Seth Colaner is there :)
by Dposcorp
Fri Dec 28, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: The Back Porch
Topic: Almost 20 years
Replies: 120
Views: 8484

Re: Almost 20 years

I am so old I thought I already posted in this thread. ( i had already posted in the Ars thread which I think confused my old ass brain) Followed Damage over from Ars as well. Long live TR and the TR BBQ. I'm actually surprised by the number of kids roughly 16-22 who suddenly want to get into PC gam...
by Dposcorp
Wed Dec 19, 2018 12:49 pm
Forum: TR Sports
Topic: TR Fantasy Football 2018
Replies: 52
Views: 5949

Re: TR Fantasy Football 2018

Good luck all........I am in the Championship Game of my league, and already in the $$$$$$$$$$$$.
by Dposcorp
Wed Nov 28, 2018 3:53 pm
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Fallout 76
Replies: 13
Views: 1951

Re: Fallout 76

I'll tell Berserkben to pop in.......he is a big fall out guy.

edit:
Right after I posted, i saw this article on Ars.
https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2018/11/ ... have-been/
by Dposcorp
Tue Nov 27, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: Visual Haven
Topic: Best Webcam/Camera For Still Images?
Replies: 5
Views: 574

Re: Best Webcam/Camera For Still Images?

I went and read about these two cams: Razer Kiyo (Still Image Resolution: 2688x1520) https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16826153262 and Microsoft LifeCam Studio for Business (according to PC world, " camera's 5MP still images were also crisp and balanced.") https://www.ne...
by Dposcorp
Tue Nov 27, 2018 4:06 pm
Forum: Visual Haven
Topic: Recommend a 65" TV -- the less SMART the better
Replies: 42
Views: 3762

Re: Recommend a 65" TV -- the less SMART the better

Best TV review site I know of. https://www.rtings.com/tv/reviews It was definitely a help to me when it came to looking for a TV. I have a 55" TCL that was the best value for the money at the time (around 11 months ago). The 65" model of the 2018 version has been very well-reviewed. If yo...
by Dposcorp
Tue Nov 27, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Graphics
Topic: *plunge 3.0* Bought a $999 2080 Ti
Replies: 66
Views: 4307

Re: *plunge 3.0* Bought a $999 2080 Ti

I am very happy you got something you wanted for the holidays. :) Ten minutes later and they were out of stock. I'm pretty stoked I got the timing right! :o I, however, keep getting pickier with computer parts thanks to Weird AL: My new computer's got the clocks, it rocks But it was obsolete before ...
by Dposcorp
Thu Nov 15, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: TR Sports
Topic: TR Fantasy Football 2018
Replies: 52
Views: 5949

Re: TR Fantasy Football 2018

JustAnEngineer wrote:
At this point, I'm hoping that Le'Veon Bell suffers a career-ending STD. :evil:

Your bitterness reminds me of how much I Tiki Barber pissed me off running his mouth after he retired.

viewtopic.php?f=31&t=56564&hilit=tiki
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