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by John D
Wed Dec 01, 2021 11:33 am
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This kid should be interviewed by Sam Harris so he can tell Sam to shut the fuck up!
by John D
Sun Nov 28, 2021 8:09 am
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Haha. and it had been going so well. During a game of "Stone Age" (which I won twice) Rittenhouse came up. I swear that I didn't start it. I was a bit drunk so I don't remember exactly how it started. My position has been that Rittenhouse was foolish... but did nothing illegal. This was not popular....
by John D
Sat Nov 27, 2021 2:41 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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You know way more interesting people than I do Dog - Spent the last few days in Delaware with my niece (white), her husband (black), their daughter (50/50), His mom and dad (black).... and of course my wife (white). So a perfect split... three whites, three blacks and one mixed. We leave on Monday. ...
by John D
Sat Nov 27, 2021 5:48 am
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Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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We should avoid using the normal distribution on data sets that are not normal. This will lead to mistakes in our conclusions… especially at the tails of the data. This is how we should use statistics… that is all. Over and out.
by John D
Fri Nov 26, 2021 9:21 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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For what it is worth fafnir - I am in agreement with you. I am not sure why you engage with Steers who, IMHO, does not really engage in a dialog in good faith. He almost always argues a strawman... and puts words in other peoples mouths. A scurrilous accusation sir! ;) Let me try to tell you what m...
by John D
Thu Nov 25, 2021 5:57 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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For what it is worth fafnir - I am in agreement with you. I am not sure why you engage with Steers who, IMHO, does not really engage in a dialog in good faith. He almost always argues a strawman... and puts words in other peoples mouths. Happy thanksgiving to all the Mericans out there! Best of the ...
by John D
Tue Nov 23, 2021 8:03 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Lsuoma wrote:
Tue Nov 23, 2021 7:12 am
You guys have had a humorectomy, haven't you?
your onion post didn’t even make me smile. Nothing funny in it.. except the desperation.
by John D
Sun Nov 21, 2021 4:16 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Brive1987 wrote: “Our” girls.

I’m happy to share, but not if you get greedy. :naughty:
Two of us and three of them.... we will work something out!
by John D
Sun Nov 21, 2021 10:48 am
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Had to watch my girls from Georgia after that last video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9gFRMZ5SYyE LYRICS IN ENGLISH: - Shepherd's song - Music by MZIA DIAKVNISHVILI Lyrics by TEMUR TSAGURIA I'm walking along the white road, Following my flock, At the beginning of video: Tako (to grandma): "Shall...
by John D
Sun Nov 21, 2021 10:22 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Wow. This video. Makes me cry like a baby. So tragic.
by John D
Sat Nov 20, 2021 1:26 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Matt Cavanaugh wrote:
John D wrote: Barnes does have an ego the size of his belly.... still more often right than wrong.
Maybe so, but what's his resting BP? Huh? Huh?
More than a 40 inch waist.... certain death.... good bye cruel world!
by John D
Sat Nov 20, 2021 1:05 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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A very satisfying 38 minutes.
by John D
Sat Nov 20, 2021 9:18 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Haha. more often right than wrong is what I wanted to say.... Damn edit button.
by John D
Sat Nov 20, 2021 9:17 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Why are you so invested in them being wrong? I don't believe I am. You admit you didn't watch them. I don't do long videos of people sitting in front of their zoom cameras working their gobs while I stare up their hairy nostrils. Give me a transcript. Bullet points. Something I can skim over second...
by John D
Fri Nov 19, 2021 3:42 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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I have previously stated that I am not going to talk about the normal distribution with Steers... so I will take this opportunity to ask the pyt if they think Steers knows what a standard deviation is. Please reply below with your vote. As for me... I am certain Steers to too blisteringly juvenile t...
by John D
Fri Nov 19, 2021 1:57 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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and let me say... and this is not addressed to Steers (as he is a pedantic fuck-wad) ... use of the normal distribution can be a very useful tool. But! It is often misapplied... as it is with IQ testing. I do not know why Steers is so stupid as to miss my argument. Perhaps he needs to balance his me...
by John D
Fri Nov 19, 2021 1:49 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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John D wrote:
Steersman wrote:
LoL. Let me know when you're ready to answer the questions I posed earlier.
Fuck off!
and suck my ass hole!
by John D
Fri Nov 19, 2021 1:48 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Steersman wrote:
LoL. Let me know when you're ready to answer the questions I posed earlier.
Fuck off!
by John D
Fri Nov 19, 2021 1:20 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Steersman wrote: No shame in being ignorant - we're all born that way. But there's some disapprobation associated with refusing to read and think about the relevant facts and theories on the table.
Yeah... haha. Listen to your own advice... dick-head.
by John D
Fri Nov 19, 2021 1:07 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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A most remarkable video. Thanks for sharing. Can you imagine what is going on in his head?
by John D
Fri Nov 19, 2021 12:35 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Matt Cavanaugh wrote: NOT GUILTY on all charges
I predicted a hung jury and I was wrong. Yes... I admit that my prediction was wrong.... but... in this case I am happy I was wrong!
by John D
Fri Nov 19, 2021 9:02 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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Internet says starting salary is $83,000/year if I pursue this career opportunity in a growing field. LOVE old Elvis Costello. Bruce Thomas is one of the best bass players in history. Costello would have never gotten popular without Thomas. Just play this song and listen to the bass line! The bass ...
by John D
Wed Nov 17, 2021 7:40 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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Jesus fucking christ.... my daughter just told me she can't make her RV payments (the RV I am cosigned for).... and wants me to pay the next two $800 payments. This is the daughter that one year ago told me she would rather sell herself on the street than ask for help. God damn. What a fucking week....
by John D
Wed Nov 17, 2021 3:51 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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5 foot 9" (69 inches) and a 40 inch waist. So.... .57. Marginally dead. Maybe I will take up smoking.
by John D
Wed Nov 17, 2021 3:12 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Matt Cavanaugh wrote: No verdict today. Jury back in the morning.

Dunno how long Schroeder will let this play out, cuz there will be no verdict ever.
hung.... hung... hung
by John D
Wed Nov 17, 2021 2:25 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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The Sherman was the best tank in WWII!
by John D
Wed Nov 17, 2021 2:24 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Generally speaking, height is in fact a bimodal distribution. What are normal distributions - more or less - are those for males and females as separate sets of measurements. How much more or less? I go back to John D's statement. The curve isn't normal, it's "sort of bell shaped". Often we care so...
by John D
Wed Nov 17, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Steer's if I have a stroke right now I will blame you! (or Matt for tricking me into reading that shitty Collapse book)!
by John D
Wed Nov 17, 2021 1:26 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Was Socrates married?... and if he was married to Steers would he be a philosopher? One should never use a normal distribution to prove the fairness of dice. There are better statistical tests for this. This is an example of my point. That someone would use a normal distribution to prove the fairnes...
by John D
Wed Nov 17, 2021 1:02 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Add to that blood work markers for inflammation and liver function. Plus some mechanism for tracking sleep quality. Again I use Fitbit. But in short. If you consume the standard American diet, you’re fucked over time. You may as well smoke as well - and make a party of it. Don't like smoking... but...
by John D
Wed Nov 17, 2021 1:00 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Steers.... can you read? and when you read do you read for context? How many times did I write that the normal distribution is a great tool.... a golden hammer... but one that is often abused. and then you write that I am claiming it is not a good tool. and I never claimed that you said sex was a bi...
by John D
Wed Nov 17, 2021 12:53 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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I will not bother to reproduce all of Steer's stuff. Two points. The curves showing IQ are clearly and obviously not normal. They are "sort of bell shaped"... but not much more than that. Look at the tails.... this is where the fun happens. The tails don't taper off... they crash. Not very normal. N...
by John D
Wed Nov 17, 2021 12:32 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Add to that blood work markers for inflammation and liver function. Plus some mechanism for tracking sleep quality. Again I use Fitbit. But in short. If you consume the standard American diet, you’re fucked over time. You may as well smoke as well - and make a party of it. Don't like smoking... but...
by John D
Wed Nov 17, 2021 9:14 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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My final prediction.... hung jury. It is taking way to long to be a full acquittal.
by John D
Wed Nov 17, 2021 6:13 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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<start blood pressure rant> Nurse in the doctor's office uses one of those automatic blood pressure machines and gets a blood pressure for me of 185/150. Ok...so... WTF. This means I am about to blow a blood vessel so hard my head should pop off. She does it again later and it goes to 180/148. Wow.....
by John D
Wed Nov 17, 2021 5:20 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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I will rant about blood pressure next... but I really have to get some work done first... haha.
by John D
Wed Nov 17, 2021 5:16 am
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Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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I imagine that height is sort of normally distributed... but it is a broad approximation. <Begin rant on normal distributions> To start... remember... "When all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail" THE VERY USEFUL NORMAL DISTRIBUTION - Many sets of data are roughly normally distribute...
by John D
Tue Nov 16, 2021 7:37 pm
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And I was pissed off that I was discussing the probability of certain medical treatments and he said… “well I don’t understand statistics “. This is my fucking doctor. WTF! He has people’s lives in his hands and he doesn’t understand statistics. And… my wife is vomiting every other day… and she will...
by John D
Tue Nov 16, 2021 7:27 pm
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Sex and gender have nothing to do with normal distributions. Most distributions in nature are not normally distributed. People like to say everything is normally distributed because it makes the math easier. And… well… applying a bimodal normal distribution to sex difference is just fucking retarded...
by John D
Tue Nov 16, 2021 6:21 pm
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One of you fuckers told me I had to read Diamond's "Collapse". I did it... (well at least I did the whole audio book.) A truly terrible event in my life. Pedantic, repetitive, wandering, disorganized, pointless. A few interesting bits of trivia. A nice little 150 page book about how some ancient ci...
by John D
Tue Nov 16, 2021 3:23 pm
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I just survived a very trying event. I have come out the other side.... but I am not better for having taken the journey. One of you fuckers told me I had to read Diamond's "Collapse". I did it... (well at least I did the whole audio book.) A truly terrible event in my life. Pedantic, repetitive, wa...
by John D
Mon Nov 15, 2021 7:00 pm
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#Triggerfingerbinger
by John D
Mon Nov 15, 2021 6:16 pm
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TRIGGER DISCIPLINE.... WTF. The Alex Baldwin school of gun safety?!? If I was on the jury I would have screamed at this fucker.
by John D
Mon Nov 15, 2021 5:33 pm
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The state's three hour close v. Rittenhouse can be summed up thus: ADA Unicorn: "That AR-15 had no lawful or legitimate purpose that night." ADA Miss Piggy: "If you are shooting an AR at anybody, you have no regard for life." I doubt that Bingerboi is so scared of all big, long black objects, but i...
by John D
Mon Nov 15, 2021 5:22 pm
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Haha. So.... somehow I missed this Netflix special.

"Twelve Years a Running Back"

Colin Kaepernick = "Throwsa Parks"

by John D
Sun Nov 14, 2021 12:30 pm
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So... okay. Would anyone not want to have a few beers with 90 year old William Shatner? Haha.
by John D
Sun Nov 14, 2021 11:50 am
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They had effectively won the trial already and they only needed to avoid giving the prosecution any openings. The prosecution's case was essentially dead until the provocation angle breathed new life into it. The defence did not push hard enough to get the image evidence and most likely considerati...
by John D
Sun Nov 14, 2021 11:30 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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For anyone still unclear this explains the fallout from KR's testimony and the consequences of not properly nuking the blurry image and the prosecution's BS filled monologues about it. Richards's attitude seemed to be that it was irritating but didn't really matter. I don't get the apologetics over...
by John D
Sat Nov 13, 2021 11:18 am
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I just peed myself.
by John D
Sat Nov 13, 2021 10:48 am
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fafnir wrote:
John D wrote: What... I think Gilbert Gottfried would make for a great General George Patton. Same voice.... same size.... same attitude....
You made me think of this from Crowder's Rittenhouse stream:
Gottfried is a better fit than George C. Scott.
by John D
Sat Nov 13, 2021 10:43 am
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Having difficulty getting the KR trial off my mind. The thought off a 17-year old spending decades behind bars for trying to stay alive offends me a lot. The politics of it is secondary, but almost as infuriating. Having just watched some of the Rekieta panel's Friday coverage I'm concerned that KR...
by John D
Sat Nov 13, 2021 10:14 am
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Matt Cavanaugh wrote:
John D wrote: This is another movie just waiting to be made. It even has a great title "Operation Cowboy".
Greenlight the script, nix on the casting.
What... I think Gilbert Gottfried would make for a great General George Patton. Same voice.... same size.... same attitude....
by John D
Sat Nov 13, 2021 10:02 am
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Best fucking war movie ever.... Colonel Reed (played by Tom Hanks)... a long time lover of all things horse fears the Russians will not protect the Lippizaner Stallions. He protests to Patton... (played by Gilbert Godfried). Patton refuses and says war is too serious a matter to worry about horses t...
by John D
Sat Nov 13, 2021 9:19 am
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Colonel Charles Reed played by Tom Hanks!
by John D
Sat Nov 13, 2021 9:08 am
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Ok.... So if water is too expensive.... then can we afford horses in our movie. This is another movie just waiting to be made. It even has a great title "Operation Cowboy".

by John D
Sat Nov 13, 2021 7:16 am
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Ok... so why doesn't someone make this into a movie..

by John D
Sat Nov 13, 2021 6:16 am
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A memorable quirk to my cabin week-- was bringing-along Heinlein's 'Farnham's Freehold' & reading it aloud to GF. Oh my! Alternate title: John D. Goes To Wakanda Sounds like a good read! Hey wait one minute. Here is a review: What are you suggesting!?!? The New Republic, while conceding Heinlein's ...
by John D
Sat Nov 13, 2021 6:10 am
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Service Dog wrote: A memorable quirk to my cabin week-- was bringing-along Heinlein's 'Farnham's Freehold' & reading it aloud to GF. Oh my!
Alternate title: John D. Goes To Wakanda
Sounds like a good read!