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Windows Shortcuts by EdwinBlackgold.deb - Sat, 03 Sep 2016 01:11:58 EST ID:s6x2P4ah No.119745 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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What are your favorite and/or window shell and general software shortcuts?

Windows + Directional key has been very useful in Win7
Alt + Tab for program switching
Alt + F4
Tabbing through fields, using space key on multiple choice forms, finishing with enter
Ctrl + Pg Down is usually the browers tabs on the bottom
Those are pretty basic, I hope to learn more.
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CorneliusMuffingway.dwg - Mon, 05 Sep 2016 14:08:50 EST ID:/lDKN8lV No.119764 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Win+R
Win+1,2,3,etc
Not a keyboard shortcut, but right-clicking on the start menu brings up something close to a useful menu.
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EbenezerPirrychodge.rdo - Mon, 05 Sep 2016 16:25:29 EST ID:lEiaNP1d No.119765 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119764
Windows Key = [W]
[W] + E = new 'my computer' window
[W] + R = open 'run' command
[W] + L = lock machine
[W] + D = toggle show desktop
[W] + T = target the task bar, useful for not taking your hands off the kb
[W] + B = target the status bar

ALT + TAB to scroll to open windows, add a SHIFT to go backwards
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RebeccaFuckingspear.sh - Fri, 09 Sep 2016 23:22:24 EST ID:L/v5xr5K No.119781 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Windows 8+ has the
Win+X hotkey. Very nice. And programs can be downloaded to put whatever you want in there.

I like alt+space as well.

Shift+f10 is a neat one but I don't use often. (remember when keyboards had a button for that?)

Oh, windows+pause/break can quickly get you places.
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IsabellaDumblepork.mpeg - Mon, 12 Sep 2016 11:01:17 EST ID:kXTnJuxs No.119790 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119781
every keyboard has that in a button man if its full sized.
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FannyBrillyham.inf - Mon, 12 Sep 2016 17:29:48 EST ID:QN9vdpws No.119791 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119790
Even with compact 10keyless layouts, it's usually there unless there's a function key instead. And sometimes the function key can be used as a menu key by pressing shift or something.


which OS is more secure for personal/home use? by AugustusCrindlebury.mdl - Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:20:54 EST ID:ojlFLdLD No.119775 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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a few months ago i used using TAILS. once i finished the installation process (which i had problems with before), i liked it. however, i recently saw a video recommending using Qubes OS for secure internet browsing.
for what uses is Qubes OS suited? which do you prefer to use, and why? the apparent customizability of Qubes is appealing, but i don't have a dedicated computer for it right now.
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CedricGommerfuck.mov - Fri, 09 Sep 2016 21:54:33 EST ID:d/L8RdUK No.119778 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119775
qubes may be ok, it is sounds ok. tails it does not or never worked correctly.
SO, best bet is, learn to make a system you like. Make it work the way you want it to.

Tails is made to make everything 'work for you.' It does not work correctly. For that reason.


Help with iphone 4 by CyrilFanfoot.ppd - Thu, 08 Sep 2016 17:03:26 EST ID:/qdU/PZb No.119773 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I recently got back an phone from 5 years ago, and it says its disabled. I don't have the computer I usually sync it to, but I do know the passcode. I need some data from the phone, but google searches tell me there is no way to get the photos / contacts from the phone without the original sync computer or restoring the phone.

Basically looking for help with either getting the phone back to the point where it lets me enter the code, or be able to recover the data.

If this isn't possible, will the people at the apple store be able to do it for me?


Thuderstrike MELTING components by C;/ZombieJ.exe !abU/7QeyLM - Wed, 31 Aug 2016 16:04:40 EST ID:+CRnKb9p No.119719 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Firstly, I know... Trust me, I KNOW. Heroin, but still.

My oldest brother claims he sent out my nephews Apple laptop to be fixed, but a virus known as Thunderstrike caused it to run hot and damaged or "melted" is the word that was used, ruining the computer.

Now, all I wanna know is: Is this possible? I have my own laptop, I know how hot they can get, I've seen the damage they can cause to your thighs. But to get that hot, you'd HAVE to smell that stuff.

My brother is a former big time heroin dealer, now after a bust, a couple years later he's a stay at home dad who was supposed to get the mac fixed... I "know" what happened. I'm not stupid. I'm an addict myself. I just want to give the sonofabitch the benefit of a doubt here.

What's up? Is this plausible?
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NathanielDicklewell.clp - Wed, 31 Aug 2016 17:32:45 EST ID:EbEeMuQ1 No.119720 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Melting is an exceptional claim, but all laptops can run too hot and eventually die. I think the root cause is usually the solder joints like it is with consoles. You can also damage hardware intentionally by messing with the firmware, but I've never heard of that happening in the wild.
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FannyCinkinsene.sh - Wed, 31 Aug 2016 19:43:00 EST ID:bFee7tEo No.119721 Ignore Report Quick Reply
All you really need is a way to crank up the voltage going to the CPU and the ability to disable the safeguards for overcurrent and overheating and you can fry a CPU pretty quickly. Melt it? No, you wouldn't melt a macbook but you can kill it.
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JarvisCrunnerspear.swf - Mon, 05 Sep 2016 13:43:47 EST ID:EG3EGMmb No.119763 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>virus known as Thunderstrike
Well if it is
>KNOWN
Then just look it up on google and see if that exist, no? :^)


Hiding your IP through vpn by AngusCiffingmut.fla - Mon, 01 Aug 2016 23:02:22 EST ID:TDlIdu+x No.119534 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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How do I do this and is it actually effective?

Can someone please recommend me a good vpn.
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EbenezerNollyshaw.txt - Sat, 06 Aug 2016 22:00:06 EST ID:+eapzhkV No.119570 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119538
You can have more control installing just tor without the browser bundle, editing the tor.rc file. Proxy before and after tor nodes. You can also rune tor through a vpn as well, forward a connection through SSH, I does leave a pretty noticeable finger print though. Haven't messed with this for a while.

On thing about tor bundle, firefox, javascript is enabled by default so a remote site could get ones IP address. SO change the to false in about:config.
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FuckHillyford.ht - Sat, 06 Aug 2016 22:23:00 EST ID:ewfxEDlW No.119571 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119570
You shouldn't deviate from the default set up unless it solves a particular problem for you and you've thought through the implications. Javascript being on by default is the exception. The reasoning there is that 90% of users will just assume that Tor is broken if pages refuse to work.
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EbenezerNollyshaw.txt - Sun, 07 Aug 2016 02:57:39 EST ID:+eapzhkV No.119572 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119571
I believe in adblock plus to complement TBbubndle as an addon as being safe. No sites suffer from this whatsoever. Nor security from what I see.
.
Blocking ads improves webability.
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Noscript works well. Scripts blocked can make pages load fast, not ask for DNS requests, would not run unwanted scripts.

Take a tor based selection for certain needs, then a basic browsing with basic browsing, blocking unwanted scripts as well.
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EbenezerNollyshaw.txt - Sun, 07 Aug 2016 04:05:51 EST ID:+eapzhkV No.119575 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119571
>The reasoning there is that 90% of users will just assume that Tor is broken
>if pages refuse to work.

Yes and no, many sites block tor nodes by default. As does 420hchan to the best of it's ability. And it's, our (founders) supervisors work on this. This site is stable.

Only one no-script 'allow' as-it-is needs to be used to read. If even.

Sure, but writing attempts with tor or proxies gives an error message to write to the board..

Nice balance. Read with tor or proxies, but not write to.
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CharlotteSmallford.api - Mon, 05 Sep 2016 05:24:09 EST ID:rvHu8Q76 No.119761 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119538
The NSA pwnd plenty of endpoints. TOR is compromised. smh guys


Old Laptop Uses by MollyPirrygold.dao - Sun, 04 Sep 2016 14:32:10 EST ID:E8lJOGQX No.119752 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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It's really old. http://www.cnet.com/products/dell-inspiron-1100/specs/

The first thing that comes to mind is some dedicated emulator device.

What OS should I install in order to squeeze the most resources out of it?
And what projects would be fun for this thing?
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NathanielHurringdeck.msg - Sun, 04 Sep 2016 23:30:37 EST ID:3J0NbBwm No.119755 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I would try Puppy Linux and Lubuntu. XP would be lighter and safe if you never go online with it. I don't have any recommendations on what you might do with it.
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HenrySottingtat.bfc - Mon, 05 Sep 2016 03:54:48 EST ID:d/L8RdUK No.119757 Ignore Report Quick Reply
You should be able to get a gig of ram if you updated the BIOS firmware.. Difficult to mess up at best . There are many minimal resource Linux out there. I do like puppy but it seems to have flaws that just stick around. However I have not used it in a while. XP, should not be an Issue, really. NTLite it and it would make a comp from 2000 pretty snappy. There is DSL. and I think feather exists.

I would make it a server. Toss an FTP server on it, there are some other options.


Programming by 11111 - Sun, 04 Sep 2016 09:15:27 EST ID:9zCy3pWh No.119750 Locked Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iKVBSm20AQA
Locked
Thread has been locked
Thread was locked by: C_Higgy
Reason: /prog/
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AngusDellernere.sea - Tue, 06 Sep 2016 14:45:49 EST ID:FtUa1Cfw No.119769 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119750
/prog/


Recommend windows clients for torrent seedboxing? by SamuelGankintine.rm - Sat, 03 Sep 2016 21:06:16 EST ID:UJ+m8uzF No.119749 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Just set up an old Win7 PC as a simple headless NAS controlled by VNC.

Going to use it as a 24/7 seedbox for some private trackers. What are clients you recommend from personal experience?

Ease of remote connectivity and administration is a factor. I want to control it from an android tablet device. I tried using uTorrent Remote for a simple solution on another network environment a while ago and found it finicky and limited. Thinking of using android app Transdroid but not sure of what client I should use.

thanks


I did a google search for a client and got this by JarvisLightham.cat - Thu, 01 Sep 2016 18:33:08 EST ID:UUnuj+Nr No.119727 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I am not a cyber security expert or white hat hacker, by any means. One of my clients asked me if i could help with the Stagefright vulnerability because she claims she is getting hacked daily. I work with children-hers specifically, I am just a computer user who knows how to google and had some friends in the game back in the 90s, now she thinks I am bill fucking gates or something. Any advice I can offer this lady in the off chance that she is not a paranoid schizo or something? I hate to take her money, which she is throwing at me as I am no expert. Reasons I am concerned for her mental health include: mild crazy eye, absolute vagueness about every aspect of her business that I inquire about, angelic themes in her email address and child's name, and she latches on to me ( a glorified summer camp counselor) for her cyber/mobile security needs. The image is the email I received today, any advice would be appreciated.
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JamesCabberchore.rpm - Fri, 02 Sep 2016 15:34:50 EST ID:x/xmmqZD No.119737 Ignore Report Quick Reply
She sounds like a regular hysterical female

Would advice her to have a backup phone
show her how to change simcard and keep her client contacts backed up

Also a livecd so she can boot her computer on if anything goes wrong
General security advice
I think that should calm her down a bit
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ShitFovingville.vbx - Fri, 02 Sep 2016 19:13:42 EST ID:UUnuj+Nr No.119742 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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OP back for the update. its a wall of text. i was drunk last night and I messed up the 2nd picture so the screen capture is in two parts. sorry. You get a copy paste version of the email as well. unfortunately I already agreed to do "a little research" , i also told her that there is no holy grail or perpetual motion. . . here it goes.

_____________________________________
Thanks a ton for your willingness to help!

I need to publish a phone number and email on my site, so people can reach me. So I need to have a line that is on most of the time, at least to receive voice mails, and for me to pick up those calls, when I can.

I don't like the idea of a landline. I guess I think those are cumbersome, expensive, and I may want to take the phone with me when I'm out and about. Also I like to keep my phones in faraday boxes whenever not in use. Its a bit tough to put a landline phone into a faraday box.

I had a basic android for this purpose and that was the phone that got hacked first. Now I know how. They just sent a txt msg, with hidden malicious code hidden in the text. I saw the text msg. It was a random msg from a random number, which they sent to a number that I used as a private number for clients who've already scheduled sessions. It was a relatively new number so I knew everyone who had that number. So the random bs txt msg asking me if I want bills now or later from a number I don't know was a red flag. At that time, I didn't know that' show they hacked the phone, I just thought they wanted to see how I'd respond, or if there was anyone there. So I just deleted that gmail account and google voice number. Then later I formatted that phone. All that, to say that I'm not sure I want to use an android to be the main business line, even if I turn off the automatic download for txt msgs. because its too easy for hackers to find that public phone number online, and find various vulnerabilities in the os system or in gmail, and hack the phone and/or account.

Right now I have no phone number for business, so I need to come up with a solution fast.

I bought a Rally by Kyocera for $10. I figured the cheaper it is the harder to hack probably. Don't know if that's true.
https://prepaid-phones.t-mobile.com/prepaid-phone/kyocera-rally-prepaid
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ShitFovingville.vbx - Fri, 02 Sep 2016 19:15:40 EST ID:UUnuj+Nr No.119743 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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this is the rest of the screencap of the email. all of the text was copypastad into the previous post.
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IsabellaGerrynit.hex - Fri, 02 Sep 2016 23:02:42 EST ID:vYIc+dOc No.119744 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119743
I mean she isn't totally dumb but sounds like toooooo much trouble. I'd definitely drop the 'I'm not qualified for what you want, I know as much as you do line' and hopefully refer her to someone who can 'help' her and deal with the crazy.
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FrederickGobberhore.smd - Sat, 03 Sep 2016 14:22:49 EST ID:UUnuj+Nr No.119748 Ignore Report Quick Reply
i am in too deep. my plan is to research phone and text forwarding services so that she can have an anonymous cell phone and an IT team to manage her business calls
I am open to suggestions.


wireshark by NigelPommerspear.smd - Thu, 01 Sep 2016 03:42:15 EST ID:ObV2bmRR No.119722 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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If I have only two websites open why are there three IP addresses in my endpoints?

pic unrelated
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ElizaBeppertug.mov - Thu, 01 Sep 2016 11:03:33 EST ID:x/xmmqZD No.119723 Ignore Report Quick Reply
check where the ip lead to ?
Its not uncommon you have a bunch of programs calling out for updates etc (spying)
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BasilNublingdore.fla - Thu, 01 Sep 2016 14:57:36 EST ID:e6yHyMzb No.119725 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Maybe you could use a packet sniffer to find out. Oh wait
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JackBepperkork.log - Thu, 01 Sep 2016 17:11:13 EST ID:lEiaNP1d No.119726 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119723
>>119725
These.
It's probably OS updates, or a tool you downloaded checking for updates.
Or.... the site you visited loaded a resource from a third-party.


Gettign data off old laptop hard drives by FrederickChippermetch.cbl - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:12:46 EST ID:GaxmPJ1m No.119680 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I have a total of 4 laptops of various designs that won't switch on anymore. I'm guessing that the motherboards are fried. What would be the easiest way to get information off all the hard drives? Or at least render them such that no one will be able to access that information anymore when I sell the laptops.

The laptops are rather interesting pieces of computing history, by the way. Two pre lenovo thinkpads and an Asus eeepc in chrome with a Japanese keyboard. There is also a Toshiba Libretto I was rather fond of. I had stepped on it one morning and it entered a permanent state of death.
https://www.amazon.com/Toshiba-Libretto-U105-Processor-SuperMulti/dp/B0009MFQ58
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DavidSocklehood.lgo - Sat, 27 Aug 2016 06:39:22 EST ID:GaxmPJ1m No.119704 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Thanks, so much, everyone. I'll give the PATA a shot
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IanNicklehood.ani - Sat, 27 Aug 2016 16:39:00 EST ID:FtUa1Cfw No.119705 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119680
My parents still have their first laptop from 93-94 somewhere. It has Win 3.1 on it and still started up and ran about five or six years ago when we found it in a closet.
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CharlesDurryham.prn - Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:34:31 EST ID:QN9vdpws No.119706 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119705
A riveting tale.
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GeorgeDunnerpork.mdb - Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:33:02 EST ID:K714dq5I No.119712 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119705
I bet if it holds a gig of ram on it you could get win 7 on it to work pretty. You can nlite a copy of win xp pro and it would work just fine, more ram even better. I
had a laptop from like 2000 1999 2001? and it worked great with an nlited XP. It takes some trial and error. And takes a lot of thinking and some time until your head hurts, but after 3 times or so you would know what works and what does not to have a fast functional system. Find drivers for internet or whatever if needed. It really isn't that old of a system in regards of what it still can do.
I had a computer from 2000 that was mostly on until 2002? Working most
of the time as intended.

Throw a linux on it. XP its-self needed like just 312mb of ram or so to operate.
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FuckGrandstone.txt - Tue, 30 Aug 2016 12:19:08 EST ID:Ig/pXR8h No.119716 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119712
>gigabyte of ram
>1993


how real is the GoPro YT-footage? by Name Me - Wed, 11 May 2016 04:05:39 EST ID:Qj4Ygnd6 No.119134 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I hope this is the right board-section to ask.
If not, point me to the right direction, please! :-)

I was just asking myself (also because I want to maybe buy one for scuba diving):

Does the GoPro really record in this (nearly) perfect image or is all of it tuned and redefined in post-procesing?
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MarthaLightham.maq - Mon, 08 Aug 2016 07:03:52 EST ID:V2ZNCN7U No.119611 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119574
What the hell is with the red on the original video? I've watch 100ish hours of diving footage on Go Pro and have never seen them.

Also likely that every video has been graded. Grading is absolutely necessary unless you were filming in a very controlled environment, and even then you want it to make shit pop.
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WalterBrookdale.asp - Mon, 08 Aug 2016 10:44:51 EST ID:Z0BmGeaY No.119613 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119611
Some color balance filter fucking everything up perhaps ?
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WilliamNickleshit.icm - Mon, 08 Aug 2016 19:40:21 EST ID:HdeUEyFK No.119621 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119134
>>119152

You can also undistort the image in post

There's a loss of effective resolution, as you'd expect but it makes a big difference. Color correction also makes a big difference for any video if you feel like bothering.

Turns your video from a Martha Stewart iphone food tweet to a pleasing image.

>>119574
I'd be willing to bet absolutely every video on the official channel is in fact post-processed.
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BeatricePoblingbene.art - Fri, 26 Aug 2016 19:52:25 EST ID:g4yffFAb No.119699 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119134

OP, be aware that if you take a GoPro scuba diving, you might get very dark video with very short range unless it is either EXTREMELY CLEAR AND SHALLOW where you go OR you bring lamps which are like about as powerful as THE SUN.
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HughDuckshaw.rpm - Sat, 27 Aug 2016 03:27:25 EST ID:vYIc+dOc No.119703 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>119699
Simply not true.


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