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  1. I like it a lot but it sounds like the years of gargling razorblades have caught up with Tomas Lindberg - he sounds quite strained compared to his heyday. Still works though.
  2. Very happy with Grindstone for the cost of one month's sub to Apple Arcade.
  3. I have a Weber kettle and a heap of attachments - rotisserie, pizza stone etc. Can’t really go wrong IMO. You’re covered for everything pretty much. It has definitely earned its keep over the past 3 years and stays outside.
  4. Ah, just reading this now. Those first four albums and a bunch of Entombed EPs (Stranger Aeons!) were regular spins for me for years. Saw them live a few times as well. RIP LG.
  5. Kingpin

    The Jazz Thread

    I got really into the Romantic Warrior album - what a lineup. Quite a life in music. RIP
  6. I really want one of those NR200P cases but it would mean new PSU, RAM, MoBo, CPU....vs. just a new CPU and MoBo if keep all my existing bits and do the most cost-effective upgrade Lovely setup - are you just using the two fans at the top with the scythe cooler? How are the temps?
  7. I haven't watched a live fight in a while but that was intense. Caught myself shouting at the TV a few times. I'm honestly not very familiar with Calvin but Max looked absolutely spectacular.
  8. This is another, more traditional, pork casserole that works well adapted from the slow cooker recipe. https://www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/slow-cooker-pork-casserole I didn’t really change anything - just took it easy with the liquids, pressure cooked for 30 mins and reduced to the desired consistency at the end with the sauté function.
  9. I just did this as a first run on the instant pot and it was fantastic. Currently have butter chicken on the go, maybe bolognese later. I’ll fill the freezer this weekend at this rate. I was struggling a bit for recipes but I probably just need to start adapting slow cooker recipes. That said, there’s an instant pot recipe app that seems ok and there’s a section on bbc good food with some recipes but most of the dedicated sites aren’t brilliant (that I’ve found so far) or just too US-centric. Pretty impressive though - shredded two big lumps of pork in an hour.
  10. And to her credit, she devoted a whole chapter in her book to absolutely slating one-time boyfriend Brendan Schaub which was quite funny. In some ways, the Ronda days were the best times in MMA. She was ahead of the pack and was slaughtering all-comers with that throw and inevitable armbar. It ended quite badly but it was really fun for a few years. I’m off to google if she’s in the UFC hall of fame already as if not, it’s an inevitability at some point. edit: She’s already in the HOF as of 2018
  11. Not exactly the most direct comparison but I sold my Palit 1070 on eBay last week for €225. I feel like Asus have a better rep so could fetch more than a Palit.
  12. I bought it on release, really excited to have the distraction back during the first lockdown, and just couldn't get into it at all. I slogged away to make progress as I bought it at full price and didn't want to waste my money. I made some progress but went on to other things. I recently tried to pick it up again and just got annihilated from my checkpoint multiple times - it's just not something that you can pick up and play once you're past the first couple of levels. You need to have that muscle memory, to be in the zone. Absolutely unforgiving. That will be perfect for others, but not fo
  13. For what it's worth, I own the Pro-ject DC and I love it. It's been in storage for a while as I'm moving house but I can't wait to get it set up again. When I was originally shopping for one, the people at HifiHut.ie were explaining that you get a lot for your money considering the carbon fibre arm and whatnot when I visited their showroom. I personally haven't been annoyed at the manual speed control as I see vinyl as a bit of a manual pursuit anyway but that's just me. I now have an amp with a phono stage but I was originally using the pro-ject one seen above to the
  14. I use MSI afterburner and Riva Tuner. There’s a guide here: https://linustechtips.com/topic/977649-guide-how-to-setup-msi-afterburner-on-screen-display-using-rtss/
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