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"demoscene" is a great word because whenever someone asks you why you're doing/learning some technical thing you can say "demoscene" and they'll leave you alone

"why are you reading the LZMA specification??"
"demoscene"
"ohhhh ok carry on"

@SuricrasiaOnline
"why the fuck are you seeking raw/lossless video formats??"
"demoscene"
"Ah."

@SuricrasiaOnline

"Why are you playing pinball on your phone in the elevator in the middle of the workday?"
"Demoscene"
"what??"

@SuricrasiaOnline "Look I know you've got eclectic hobbies but uh why are you welding yourself inside a bulldozer and rampaging through the financial district?"
"...
...
you know why"
"blackle come onnnn"

@SuricrasiaOnline If we were doing that it'd probably be for reverse engineering porpoises. We were figuring out FAT a while back to try and read the Wii's message board. :3

@SuricrasiaOnline love a magic spell that absolves me from having to do computer things Correctly

@SuricrasiaOnline "your honor it's a bit far fetched to call this murder, i was doing a demoscene"

"Innocent!"

@SuricrasiaOnline Or you can show them something that'll blow their minds.

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