#editorial | Logs for 2016-07-04

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[03:14:05] <takyon> skeletor crew
[03:15:11] <cmn32480> that make you He-Man and the rest of us the Masters of the UNiverse?
[03:16:40] <takyon> I have the power
[03:17:12] <cmn32480> and a green tiger
[03:19:40] <takyon> gonna take a look back and see if we have a big telescope story. seems familiar
[03:19:55] <takyon> we have ran a couple of dupes lately, although the commenters have not cared too much
[03:20:36] <takyon> I was probably thinking of Dawn or Juno
[03:21:37] <cmn32480> roger roger
[03:25:30] <takyon> the gigantic mouse in my kitchen is ignoring the trap I've set for it
[03:27:52] <takyon> i've got a story i'll submit later. looks like a good one
[03:27:58] <takyon> http://www.theregister.co.uk
[03:27:58] <Wesley> ^ 03MRI software bugs could upend years of research • The Register
[03:28:00] <exec> └─ 13MRI software bugs could upend years of research • The Register
[03:28:26] <takyon> should get our "most science is irreproducible" anons screaming
[03:29:09] <cmn32480> I think we had that out already the other day
[03:29:15] <takyon> orly
[03:29:17] <takyon> I'll check
[03:29:43] <takyon> if I'm not drunk off my ass tomorrow night I'll see about posting a live updated story for the Juno mission to Jupiter. NASA-TV coverage starts at 10:30 PM eastern time apparently
[03:29:51] <takyon> on July 4th
[03:31:39] <takyon> i'm going to put slackware in at 16:00
[03:32:08] <cmn32480> I'll take care of it
[03:33:08] <cmn32480> we are running at 2hrs+ because of the holiday
[03:35:25] <takyon> i put it at 19:00 instead
[03:35:38] <cmn32480> k
[03:35:57] <takyon> should try to get some of the dumber/more weekender stories out
[03:36:17] <takyon> I'll see ya later
[03:36:23] <cmn32480> working on it
[03:36:28] <cmn32480> night Takyon
[03:36:30] <takyon> oh, what are your 4th plans
[03:36:35] <cmn32480> sleep in
[03:36:38] <cmn32480> video games
[03:36:48] <cmn32480> maybe some fireworks in town if it don't rain
[03:36:51] <takyon> mmmk
[03:37:06] <cmn32480> possibly grill some meat
[03:37:13] <takyon> yeah looks like rain.
[03:37:15] <cmn32480> you?
[03:37:30] <Bytram> cmn32480: you still here?
[03:37:36] <cmn32480> no
[03:37:41] <Bytram> I just submitted the two-year-birthday of SN becoming a PBC
[03:37:49] <takyon> i'm not here
[03:37:49] * Bytram is not all here, either
[03:37:56] <takyon> nobody's here
[03:38:09] <Bytram> any chance one of you nobody's could push the story out for me?
[03:38:12] <cmn32480> is that for tomorrow?
[03:38:14] <Bytram> ;)
[03:38:17] <Bytram> nod nod
[03:38:19] <cmn32480> how early in the day?
[03:38:32] <Bytram> ummm
[03:38:48] <takyon> got it
[03:38:56] <Bytram> I'd like it out before noonish EDT,if possible
[03:39:15] <takyon> done
[03:39:18] <takyon> put it at 16:30
[03:39:25] <takyon> oh wait you want it before
[03:39:33] <Bytram> takyon++ many thanks!
[03:39:33] <Bender> karma - takyon: 35
[03:39:48] <cmn32480> I'll shuffle stuff
[03:39:49] <takyon> 15:45 it is
[03:39:52] <takyon> thanks
[03:40:02] <Bytram> NOICE!
[03:40:21] <Bytram> that's really great! much appreciated
[03:40:34] <Bytram> if you guys can handle the story queue, I need to get myself to bed.
[03:40:45] <Bytram> have only got about 5hr sleep each of the past 3 nights.
[03:40:57] <takyon> I will do some copyediting on the PBC story a bit later. I see one grammer issew already
[03:41:12] <Bytram> oh! looks like you already have it under control!
[03:41:12] <Bytram> teamwork++
[03:41:12] <Bender> karma - teamwork: 100
[03:41:13] <takyon> good night
[03:41:32] <Bytram> yeah, I'm really struggling to stay awake, so I would not be surprised if you found something
[03:41:46] <takyon> a second story
[03:41:48] <cmn32480> i'll poke it with a stick
[03:41:52] <takyon> a story within a story
[03:41:56] <takyon> a story ABOUT BYTRAM
[03:41:57] <Bytram|away> ~gnight cmn32480
[03:41:57] <Bytram|away> ~gnight takyon
[03:42:00] * exec insensitively violates a printout of drool with cmn32480
[03:42:11] <cmn32480> ~gnight Bytram|away
[03:42:13] * exec casually poops a 40 of unicorns for Bytram|away
[03:42:21] <takyon> ~gnight y'all
[03:42:22] * exec faithfully twerks a tray of pesos for y'all
[03:42:37] <Bytram|away> unicorns? /me watned flowers and rainbows.
[03:42:57] <Bytram|away> laters!
[03:42:58] <takyon> you have to open the unicorns to get to the goods
[03:43:05] <cmn32480> wait unitl it farts
[03:44:09] <takyon> ok, later
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[13:02:55] <Bytram|away> n1: ping!
[13:07:29] <n1> yo
[13:07:47] <Bytram|away> I need to update the happy birthday story...
[13:07:52] <Bytram|away> are you making any changes?
[13:07:53] <n1> you can
[13:07:59] <Bytram|away> k, brb
[13:08:00] <n1> i just fixed one thing
[13:08:24] <Bytram|away> nod nod... opening iot right now... what did you change?
[13:08:59] <n1> before it said after the stats "we have keep the site up and running"
[13:09:19] <n1> changed to "We have been able to keep the site up and running "
[13:09:34] <Bytram|away> good one! thanks!
[13:13:44] <Bytram|away> almost done
[13:14:53] <n1> i pulled the Oracle story as it was a dupe from like 12 hours before.
[13:15:07] <Bytram|away> nod nod
[13:15:15] <n1> wasnt looking good on us after the 99-million year old wing dupe
[13:15:19] <n1> that was 24hrs apart
[13:15:25] <Bytram|away> b-day story saved.
[13:15:28] <n1> 48hrs even
[13:15:35] <Bytram|away> yeah, that was my bad -- and I was the ed on both of those!
[13:15:45] <Bytram|away> they didn't look the same to me, at all.
[13:16:05] <n1> well, you submitted the Oracle story
[13:16:09] <Bytram|away> funny think is, I submitted the HPE version before the one it dupes went out!
[13:16:16] <n1> heh
[13:16:33] <Bytram|away> I thjnk I subbed it two days prior to theone that was accepted.
[13:16:42] <Bytram|away> anyway, I need to be at work in 30 miinutes
[13:16:47] * n1 hat tip
[13:16:49] <Bytram|away> really appreciate the teamwork!
[13:16:51] <n1> take care, good sir
[13:17:05] <Bytram|away> that I shall, and the same to you!
[13:17:10] * Bytram|away tips hat to n1
[13:17:18] <Bytram|away> n1++
[13:17:18] <Bender> karma - n1: 28
[13:18:04] <Bytram|away> please give the birthday sotry another looksee -- I really rushed through it
[13:18:10] <Bytram|away> gtg
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[17:10:27] <n1> is it wrong to do this: "Source: An American multinational mass media corporation founded by Rupert Murdoch."
[17:16:52] <cmn32480> only marginally
[17:20:09] <TheMightyBuzzard> n1, unless you're going to do the same to all the rest of the worthless (ABC/CBS/*NBC/CNN/BBC/etc...) sources, yes.
[17:23:10] <n1> it was more in reference to the other murdoch publications getting a pass in the fox news hate
[22:12:13] <Bytram> ~eds
[22:12:14] <exec> editor ping for Bytram: janrinok LaminatorX n1 nick martyb Bytram Azrael mrcoolbp cmn32480 coolhand takyon cmn32480|away bytram|away
[22:13:39] <Bytram> New poll submitted; scheduled to go out 2015-07-05 @ 12:00:00 UTC
[22:14:09] <Bytram> please review; not entirely happy with the last two choices -- am open to suggestions!
[22:30:32] <cmn32480> bytram - eliminate self employued
[22:30:57] <cmn32480> work is for suckers to replace last choice
[22:34:02] <Bytram> k
[22:34:17] <Bytram> actually, be my guest!
[22:34:28] <Bytram> and, happy 4th of july!!
[23:14:16] <Bytram> changes made and saved
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