Berkeley CSUA MOTD:1995:February:01 Wednesday
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1995/2/1 [Uncategorized] UID:31727 Activity:nil
2/1     Mogul is organizing a trip to Q-Zar, the new and very cool Lazer
        Tag-ish place that opened on Allston near Shattuck last week.
        If you're interested, mail q-zar@csua.  We don't have prices yet,
        but if you want more info about the place, I can give it.
1995/2/1-12 [Academia/Berkeley/CSUA] UID:31728 Activity:moderate 54%like:31766
1/24    Politburo meetings are now on Tuesdays @ 5pm in the CSUA office.
        - Except this Tuesday, 2/14, because of the upcoming General Meeting.
1995/2/1-3/6 [Academia/Berkeley/CSUA] UID:31729 Activity:nil 52%like:31723
1/22    If you'd like to help work on the CSUA mud, send  mail to fl-request.
1995/2/1-3/6 [Academia/Berkeley/CSUA] UID:31730 Activity:nil
1/22    See the files in /usr/local/adm/policies for info on CSUA policies.
1995/2/1 [Uncategorized] UID:31731 Activity:nil
2/1     72 pinn 70ns simms for sale - mail russman
1995/2/1 [Uncategorized] UID:31732 Activity:nil
2/1     Does anyone have a solution to the slip mailock? Someone commented,
        but didnt say how i could fix it. Can you email me if you have
        a way to free up my mail (yes i was interrupted while on slip)
        mail russman
1995/2/1 [Computer/HW/Scanner] UID:31733 Activity:nil
2/1     I hear Foothill computer center just got a new color scanner for
        student use.  Does anyone know what the max resolution it will support
        is?  I have an 800 dpi scanner at home, but need at least 2400 dpi
        for some precise work I'm doing.  Thanks.
         \_First, it's only for the use of residents of Foothill,
           Stern, Bowles, or Slavic House.  Second, I believe the
           maximum true (i.e. non-interpolated) resolution is 600x600
           dpi.  (Tho I'm not sure about that--you can ask
           rescomp@uclink for more info)  -icrew
1995/2/1 [Computer/SW/Unix] UID:31734 Activity:nil
2/1     i think i have foinds some bugs in tcsh. if you use "bindkey -b ..."
        syntax stuff, can you please send me the relevant lines. i am trying to
        isolate what breaks. --psb
1995/2/1 [Politics/Domestic/California] UID:31735 Activity:nil
1/31    P U L P    F I C T I O N
        Thursday, February 2, there's a Pulp Fiction event planned for the
        evening. If you want to come, we can organize rides, etc. We're
        planning on 7:00 pm at Pacific's California near the SW corner of
         go!) Please mail aaron if you're interested in going. --aaron
        \_Did anyone else find this movie brutally violent, racist,
          and homophobic?  What is its appeal?  I saw it and could
          not believe thamount of racist epithets and sickening
          bloodiness.  Explain its "brilliance," someone.  -wft
          \_  Have you stopped to think that the film is not racist,
           but the characters portrayed in the film?  The realism
         of racist characters portrayed in a film may be
         shocking to some PC dimwits, but you must realize that
         some art mimics life.  -mlee
          \_ If you think Pulp Fiction is "homophobic", you are a
         brainwashed idiot.  If I were homosexually
         gang-raped, I'd want to get Medieval on the
         assailants' asses as well, but that does not
         make me homophobic.  Maybe if you thought about
         the things you watched, rather than producing
         knee-jerk reactions in accordance with the way
         you've been programmed, then people might treat
         you like you had a brain.   -blojo
         \_ I don't think "thinking about the things he
         watched" is all that he needs to think about.  -mlee
           \_ Chill out.  If you like movies where blacks are
              constantly called "niggers" and gory brutality
              is treated as a laughing matter, then more power to
              you.  I was more curious to know what makes this film
              worthy of artistic acclaim by its advocates.  -wft
           \_ The problem here is that you are totally missing any
         and all significance that the film contains.  Your
         measly attempts to classify this film with the many
         other more violent, less intelligent films out there
         just adds merit to my beliefs that you have no mental
         capacity whatsoever.  When you realize that "blacks"
         call each other niggers in real life, then we can
         begin to have an intelligent conversation.  Please
         also note that Samuel L. Jackson, a very succesful
         actor, who could be in one of many roles, accepted to
         play the role of Jules, who is called a nigger and
         calls other blacks and even whites niggers, with
         pride and a lot of enthusiasm.  He also stated that
         Quentin Tarantino has not one racist bone in him.
          -mlee
           \_ tell us your login and I'll mail you an essay... the motd
              is hardly a place for this discussion.  -seano
1995/2/1 [Uncategorized] UID:31736 Activity:nil
1/31    Does anyone one know which photocopy place has the CS 262 readers?
        if you know, or could do me the BIG favor of finding out, please mail
        me - seidl
1995/2/1 [Uncategorized] UID:31737 Activity:nil
1/30    Mail your favorite way kewl WWW sites suitable for
        use in a corporate demo to normap@vnet.ibm.com --dpassage
        \_ And have them make money off of my hard work.  I think not.....
           \_ Gee, you have an interesting concept of "your work" -- Marco
1995/2/1 [Recreation/Computer/Games, Recreation/Sports] UID:31738 Activity:nil
1/30    Anyone looking for a full time position doing Customer
        Support for a game company?  Email me -- pmcnab
1995/2/1 [Uncategorized] UID:31739 Activity:nil
1/30    Organic Online is looking for interns and full time staff,
        html formatting.  check out http://organic.com and email
        caliban@organic.com if you are interested.
1995/2/1 [Recreation/Computer] UID:31740 Activity:nil
1/29    On The Edge players, mail davebrok if you want to get it touch with
        other players and you don't mind sending mail to me. --davebrok
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