Some cool renaissance wear images:

Allison has this kind of a good look about her (IMG_4561a)
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Impression by Alaskan Dude
I experienced the chance to shoot with the beautiful, fun, bubbly, very photogenic, and sweet Hope and her spectacular partner Allison with both wearing chain mail. I are unable to think how fortunate I am!

There is a chain mail keep at the Texas Renaissance Good for the duration of the day they sponsor a chain mail style demonstrate – it is a photographer’s delight. Operating with pretty versions this kind of as Hope and Allison is definitely 1 on the highlights of the Good. I hope to be in a position to shoot with equally of them once more at the 2012 TRF!

Portrait of a Texas goddess (IMG_4567a)
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Impression by Alaskan Dude
I experienced the likelihood to shoot with the lovely, enjoyable, bubbly, really photogenic, and sweet Hope and her beautiful associate Allison with both sporting chain mail. I cannot imagine how fortunate I am!

There is a chain mail retailer at the Texas Renaissance Good during the day they sponsor a chain mail fashion present – it is a photographer’s delight. Doing work with wonderful models this kind of as Hope and Allison is absolutely one particular on the highlights of the Honest. I hope to be able to shoot with both of them once more at the 2012 TRF!


How ignorant can these people be?

by admin on September 16, 2012

Query by Gavin R: How ignorant can these folks be?
A information tale on shows that lose to 36% of pastors inform their parishioners with emotional or emotional difficulties that it is a spiritual problem and that they need to have to pray. It also noted that liberal churches never do this quite a lot.
This was the normal reaction of the historical and medieval Church (the doctors of the day were not extremely excellent anyways). But when it came to schizophrenia, Christianity was specific that this was a situation of demonic possession, and if the poor target claimed “I am Jesus,” he or she would be burned at the stake. People with main depressive illnesses, i.e. despair, ended up sinful. Islam at the exact same time period was significantly more rational in the remedy of psychotics.
Now we have science, and though there are nonetheless several discussions in the area of psychology, they all agree that schizophrenia wants to be handled with treatment. Telling them go go pray is ludicrous, unprofessional, backwards, silly and idiotic. Who agrees with me?

Best answer:

Answer by cb52211
I guess it may well be somewhat of a placebo for the sufferer. By believing God will treat them, they will begin to truly feel much better. Placebo cures are extremely efficient, so if the man or woman firmly believes that they will be healed, then they probably will get healed.

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Question by Joe C: Buying a laptop – are these graphics okay for me?
Hey (: im looking for a new laptop.. as i havent yet jumped on the whole laptop band wagon and perhaps i need your help, ill brief you:

I just want to do normal things, and play mediocre games such as Counter-Strike Source, Medieval 2 Total War, Battlefield 1942 and mostly of all.. the up and coming Empire Total War.

The minimum requirements for E:TW:

Operating System: Windows XP 32(service pack 2), Windows Vista 32 OS.
Processor: 2.4 GHz Single Core Intel or AMD equivalent processor.
System Memory: 1GB RAM (XP) 2GB RAM (Vista).
Graphics Card: 256MB DirectX 9.0c compatible video card (shader 2.0 or higher).
Sound Card: Directx9.0c compatible sound card.
Windows compatible mouse & keyboard.
15 GB free uncompressed hard drive space.

Heres the link to the asus laptop im interested in, and here are the basic specs:

Graphics Nvidia® Geforce® 9300 256MB VRAM
Processor AMD Turion™ 64 X2 Dual-Core
Processor Cache 1Mb
Processor Model Number TL60
Processor Speed 2GHz
Hard Drive Size 250GB
Memory Size 4GB

Nvidia® Geforce® 9300 256MB VRAM.. according to Notebookcheck, this graphics card is quite decent considering my needs, and is described: Compared to the old 8400M G, the 9300M GS has a higher core speed and is therefore faster. Modern DirectX 10 games will run only in low details and resolutions. Older DirectX 9 games, like HalfLife 2 or Far Cry run fluently in medium to high details.

So.. hopefully, i reckon this is just about the laptop i need, and at a decent price (: what do you think?

thanks for any answers!

Best answer:

Answer by PhuKi
As you’ve said, the GeForce 9300M should easily run those older games.

The research you’ve done is pretty accurate. It will struggle to play Modern games like Crysis – giving playable rates only on low quality, but will very easily run older games like the Source Engine, and Battlefield 1942. However, I do warn that if you buy a computer just to meet minimum specifications, you will likely only be able to play on low quality and low resolution. If you don’t care as much for graphic details but rather care about plain gameplay, the 9300M should be just fine.

DO NOTE THAT SPECIFICATIONS LISTED BY GAMES ARE GENERALLY FOR THE DESKTOP COUNTERPART OF THE HARDWARE. The GeForce 9300M is the laptop counterpart of the GeForce 9300 (Desktop card). All laptop GPU chips are slower than their desktop counterpart due to issues of size and heat management.

For example, the 8600M GT laptop card is closer to 7600 GT desktop card than the 8600 GT desktop card.

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Question by : Is it wierd for a 14 year old to not like the ‘entertainment’ these days?
I like watching the History Channel some times. I dislike the trash on Nick and Disney Channel they all seem like the same show to me. “Omg Nick has a girlfriend, ah!” I don’t want to watch shows like that. I also dislike modern music and popular culture. In fact I don’t pay attention to celebrities at all. I don’t now many of thier names till the news reports there deaths.
I dislike EXTREMELY violent games. The worst game in violence I have played is Medieval II Total War.
I also like Pirates of The Carribean. Though in my school its a “uncool” movie and ‘good’ movies MUST have a sex scene.
I also like the British TV show horrible History. I like history and the humour can be enjoyable.
Is my choice in TV show and video games strange.
My favorite TV show would have to be the Twilight Zone. (My dad grew up in the 60’s and showed me the show when I was 5) If you ask the age of parents in my school it will ver go above the age of 30.
Is my choice in TV shows stange. People say my choice in entertainment is “lame”.
Sorry for the tpos I was typing fast and did not see them.
Some people in my class watch that. I don’t like reality shows either.

Best answer:

Answer by Rachel
No, good for you. Most things nowadays are just complete garbage anyway.

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Issue by Norseman: Is there such a point as a traveling renaissance fair?
I want to continuously be dwelling in one more time and never return to now again.

I was asking yourself if there is a 12 months-round neverending truthful wherever.

Ideal solution:

Solution by Coaster Cutie
No there is no this kind of issue. But if there was, I would never go residence or to school actually once more! I love fairs!

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