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Taf the Ghost

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  1. Understandable. You can't help someone that actively makes it impossible to interact with them. If you want a further technical explanation for what I'm talking about, hit up a PM.
  2. They made it extremely difficult to commit people for few reasons years ago, but it did so much damage. From that description, it's the gut issues. Life-long intestinal inflammation means life-long malnutrition. Badly formed neurological and organ structures which cause outlier reactions. PTSD is a chunk of the upper brain stem being overloaded and causing signaling damage, limiting the ability to handle stress. If she never saw another carb again in her life, she'd be better off. If you could convince her that Keto Diets are the Holy Grail or something, she'd likely be a lot better off.
  3. Since Trans went "trendy", the BPD connection is recent. (Borderline Personality Disorder, for those that don't know the term. Generally best known for being physically incapable of reading emotions on faces and bouts of a massive lack of self control.) First layer is to suspect those cases are simply the BPD mother looking for attention and breaking their children with it, though if you come from genetics that busted up, strange things can crop up. We'll have a better idea in the future, but BPD ruins a lot of people, the people with it and those around them. As for the suicide part, the problem is we talk about Suicide as an "event". It isn't. It's a process. The process breaks down your self-preservation instinct. The most fascinating part is that the Idea of Suicide is the pain point that normally does it. It relates to the interaction of hormones, the gut and the nervous system. If one of those is badly damaged, broken or ineffective, it causes the spiral rapidly. We're pretty far down the road that "mental disorders" aren't "mental" at all. They're physical ailments of various kinds that poison & distort the thought process of the Mind. There's some computer analogies that sort of work for it. That's why when the shouting on this stuff gets going, it's always a tad sad. Most with mental issues need a structured diet more than they do anti-psychotics.
  4. Because their hormonal regulation systems are shot. That's the actual "disorder". The other issue, at least in children, is BPD Mothers. We're not sure, yet, whether the BPD mothers is cause or effect, though, as it might be the genetic problems that cause BPD damage the regulatory systems or the BPD mothers force their children into complete emotional confusion. Most major psychological issues can be "forced" on a person, which is one of the reasons for a lot of the ethics approaches in psychology. Most especially after the "Repressed Memory" disaster. (Convincing children they were sexual abused when they were is a horrible, horrible thing.)
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    Space X Crew Dragon Explodes

    Was only 750k fine per word last time.
  6. HIs robotic front must be a cry for help. Or he's under control of Brianac.
  7. Does this ban ads for Dentists?
  8. I'd pay a little more for one, but yes, easily.
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    HDD Shipments Down 18% YoY

    SSD Price/Gb dropped nearly in half during 2018. You can get good quality (with DRAM) 500 Gb SSDs for under 50USD (on sale). This trend should continue. Hard Metal was great, but we're on to new things.
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    Talks of Disney to buy Game Giant Nexon

    How much did Microsoft pay for Minecraft? East Asian Mobile Games are massive revenue generators.
  11. Considering it'll be the spec designed around, more than likely. Above 1080p? No way. Though I do want to note that full Ultra settings normally include huge performance hits for no actual gains. (This has been true for decades.) 1080p/High the 2060 should last a good 3-4 years, though I'd be more worried about the processing power compared to the VRAM in that case. 8Gb would be nicer, but no one really should be buying the 2070, unless the discounts have started.
  12. @axe are you going to need WiFi?
  13. System will play everything at 1080p for years. GPU will need an upgrade in about 3 years, if you get into other games. Also gives you 1 TB of NVMe storage, so you have plenty of space. Good PSU. One sec, it's still showing Mail In Rebates, which you won't be worrying about.
  14. PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant Type Item Price CPU AMD - Ryzen 5 2600X 3.6 GHz 6-Core Processor $179.99 @ Amazon Motherboard MSI - B450 TOMAHAWK ATX AM4 Motherboard $114.99 @ Amazon Memory Kingston - HyperX Fury 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-3466 Memory $119.99 @ Amazon Storage Crucial - P1 1 TB M.2-2280 Solid State Drive $128.99 @ Amazon Video Card Gigabyte - GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6 GB WINDFORCE OC Video Card $289.99 @ Amazon Case NZXT - H500 (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case $69.99 @ Amazon Power Supply Corsair - TXM Gold 550 W 80+ Gold Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $53.98 @ Newegg Other Acer Nitro VG271 Pbmiipx 27" Full HD (1920 x 1080) IPS Monitor with AMD Radeon FREESYNC Technology, 144Hz, VESA Certified DisplayHDR400, (2 x HDMI 2.0 Ports & 1 x Display Port) $249.99 @ Amazon Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts Total (before mail-in rebates) $1227.91 Mail-in rebates -$20.00 Total $1207.91 Generated by PCPartPicker 2019-04-19 09:43 EDT-0400 Can drop prices a bit in a few spots, but this'll do you really well. Probably want to add an extra case fan, though.
  15. Do you want it all shipped via Amazon? That's important for suggestions, as there is price differences between sellers.
  16. There's "set an option in BIOS and hit Save" levels of Overclocking, then there's things like Liquid Nitrogen. With the right choices, it's just a few BIOS settings you can find a youtube video to tell you what to set.
  17. That's actually a good monitor at a solid price. So that's a good option.
  18. Do you need it all to be at Amazon? Here's a first pass. Will work on Monitor in a minute. PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant Type Item Price CPU AMD - Ryzen 5 2600X 3.6 GHz 6-Core Processor $179.99 @ Amazon Motherboard MSI - B450 TOMAHAWK ATX AM4 Motherboard $114.88 @ OutletPC Memory Kingston - HyperX Fury 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-3466 Memory $119.99 @ Amazon Storage Crucial - P1 500 GB M.2-2280 Solid State Drive $69.89 @ OutletPC Video Card Asus - GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6 GB Phoenix OC Video Card $284.99 @ B&H Case NZXT - H500 (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case $69.99 @ Amazon Power Supply Corsair - TXM Gold 550 W 80+ Gold Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $53.98 @ Newegg Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts Total (before mail-in rebates) $933.71 Mail-in rebates -$40.00 Total $893.71 Generated by PCPartPicker 2019-04-19 09:31 EDT-0400
  19. Post looked a lot like bots that run around, so I wanted to check. Welcome to the LTT Forums, let's see what we can do. What's your actual budget?
  20. @axe First question, are you a person or a bot?
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    Corsair CX6650M or TX550M?

    You'll be lucky to push 300w under the heaviest of loads. Get the TX.
  22. Hitman 2 doesn't like AMD CPUs too well and Metro prefers Nvidia GPUs. That should give you a rough idea of the tiers. A 2060 should hold you throughout this generation of games at 1080p.
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    One screen being curved in a dual screen setup - recommended?

    @steffeeh Not really. You'll notice the curve for about 30 minutes then forget it's there. You'll end up wanting to angle the setup a little so it's smooth moving between them, however.
  24. The 6 years with 2 renewable points to Apple wanting to take its time anyway. 5G isn't really settled tech yet, so there's actually more logic in keeping it off the SoC for now. Modems aren't the easiest chips to design, but they're nothing compared to a full SoC. What takes time is regulatory approval. Without Apple having anything in the pipeline already, it'll probably be 3 years before it'd be approved. They'll put them in everything that isn't the iPhone until they're ready to add it there.
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