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by Jan Steen
Wed Dec 20, 2017 4:18 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
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Views: 504361

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Whatever your opinion of the EU, what's happening with Poland is unprecedented and very worrying. It is precisely the kind of overreach that characterises the worst of Brussels. I'm starting to think that Brexit might be irrelevant, as in a couple of years there might not be an EU to leave. What is...
by Jan Steen
Mon Dec 04, 2017 4:46 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
Replies: 21822
Views: 504361

Re: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary

Lsuoma wrote:
Mon Dec 04, 2017 8:48 am
And you can't love your own posts (in public, anyway. You and your hand can do what you want in private.)
So we can forget that Dr. Richard Carrier PhD will ever post here.
by Jan Steen
Sun Dec 03, 2017 4:08 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
Replies: 21822
Views: 504361

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So probably not a surprise to anyone here, but The Orbit apparently never sent out backer rewards from their Kickstarter, which completed over a year and a half ago (taking in $10K, more than twice their original goal). I guess Stephanie Zvan learned from Heina Dadabhoy's experience that delivering...
by Jan Steen
Sun Nov 05, 2017 8:43 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
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Views: 504361

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It seems we finally know the real reason why UK Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallow was forced to resign. It was not because he touched a female journalist's knee fifteen years ago. It wasn't even because he made a lewd remark to Andrea Leadsom six years ago. It is far worse. It has now emerged tha...
by Jan Steen
Fri Nov 03, 2017 11:35 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
Replies: 21822
Views: 504361

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Shatterface wrote:It's easy to trivialise Michael Fallon's actions but what if the poor woman who's knee he touched had got pregnant? Her career would have been over. Or she could have caught knee AIDS if he wasn't wearing gloves.
She could easily have got PTSD and ended up like Melody Hensley.
by Jan Steen
Fri Nov 03, 2017 10:54 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
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Views: 504361

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Andrea Leadsom, the current Home Secretary. Point of order Sir. Andrea Leadsom is the current leader of the house of commons. The Home Secretary is the dreadful and fucking useless Amber Rudd. At this moment in time I really have no one to vote for. They all piss in the same putrid pot albeit from ...
by Jan Steen
Fri Nov 03, 2017 4:07 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
Replies: 21822
Views: 504361

Re: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary

Tory MP Charlie Elphicke has had the whip taken off him (effectively suspended from the party) after reports of a serious sexual crime have been sent to the police. He denies the allegations. Labour MP Clive Lewis has been accused of groping a woman, he strenuously denies the allegations. This week...
by Jan Steen
Sat Oct 21, 2017 1:31 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
Replies: 21822
Views: 504361

Re: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary

From what I have read I have no problem concluding that Harvey Weinstein is a scumbag who abused his power. At the same time, I'm seeing hardly any backlash against those actresses who did suck and fuck themselves to the top. Actresses for whom Weinstein was a feature, not a bug. If they didn't exis...
by Jan Steen
Sun Oct 15, 2017 3:43 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
Replies: 21822
Views: 504361

Re: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary

This is the same problem that affects most of politics these days. Anything left of center or simply not liked by people who define themselves as conservatives/small government fans/libertarians is called Communism, while anything right of center or simply not liked by people who define themselves ...
by Jan Steen
Fri Oct 13, 2017 3:50 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
Replies: 21822
Views: 504361

Re: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary

When people start feeling the effects in their wallet we'll see if they still think Brexit is a good idea. A lot can and probably will happen before 29 March 2019. Now that even a supposed moderate like treasury secretary Philip Hammond has referred to the EU as "the enemy" it should be obvious tha...
by Jan Steen
Fri Oct 13, 2017 3:27 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
Replies: 21822
Views: 504361

Re: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary

If a party gets a majority on a manifesto that says "kill Brexit", then it would be perfectly democratic to kill Brexit. Democracy is not a matter of one-of plebiscites, as Brexiteers would like us to believe. People are allowed to change their minds. And remainers have the right to keep shouting f...
by Jan Steen
Fri Oct 13, 2017 3:07 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
Replies: 21822
Views: 504361

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[quote="VickyCaramel"> It isn't a matter of freedom of speech, you are free to piss and whine all you want.... we just wish you would fuck off and do it somewhere else because we are tired of listening to your bullshit.[/quote> If a party won an election on a "Kill Brexit" ticket then yes I would a...
by Jan Steen
Thu Oct 12, 2017 4:25 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
Replies: 21822
Views: 504361

Re: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary

In favour of Brexit: Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump, Steersman. Against: Richard Dawkins, Stephen Hawking, A.C. Grayling. I rest my case. Have you tried painting this robust remainer argument on the side of a bus? I hear that can make all the difference. Remainers don't rely on messages painted on bu...
by Jan Steen
Thu Oct 12, 2017 4:17 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
Replies: 21822
Views: 504361

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Just
free thoughtpolice wrote:Jan. Long time no see.
Can we hope for a demented kipper in the next of your fish series?
Just look at Vicky's avatar. :)
by Jan Steen
Thu Oct 12, 2017 4:15 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
Replies: 21822
Views: 504361

Re: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary

If a party gets a majority on a manifesto that says "kill Brexit", then it would be perfectly democratic to kill Brexit. Democracy is not a matter of one-of plebiscites, as Brexiteers would like us to believe. People are allowed to change their minds. And remainers have the right to keep shouting f...
by Jan Steen
Thu Oct 12, 2017 4:08 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
Replies: 21822
Views: 504361

Re: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary

VickyCaramel wrote:
Jan Steen wrote: Is that a royal 'we'? Demented kipper.
I think we can all agree that the last couple of pages have demonstrated that it is the remoaners who are demented.
In favour of Brexit: Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump, Steersman.

Against: Richard Dawkins, Stephen Hawking, A.C. Grayling.

I rest my case.
by Jan Steen
Thu Oct 12, 2017 3:55 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
Replies: 21822
Views: 504361

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Ape+lust wrote:
Jan Steen wrote:Dr. Richard Carrier PhD singlehandedly killed Atheism Plus by giving it his full support.
And FtB :lol:

Mythicist MIlwaukee had better wise up, quick.

Really happy to see you again, Jan :D
Cheers. Good to see that you are keeping the shooping going here. I have a lot of catching up to do.
by Jan Steen
Thu Oct 12, 2017 3:51 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
Replies: 21822
Views: 504361

Re: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary

If a party gets a majority on a manifesto that says "kill Brexit", then it would be perfectly democratic to kill Brexit. Democracy is not a matter of one-of plebiscites, as Brexiteers would like us to believe. People are allowed to change their minds. And remainers have the right to keep shouting f...
by Jan Steen
Thu Oct 12, 2017 3:34 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
Replies: 21822
Views: 504361

Re: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary

The orbit hasn't deteriorated completely. SZvan has put up a post abou the outrage that was Mythcon. http://archive.is/ehQBK She also puts the facts straight on the noble experiment that was Atheism+. :drool: [quote>Atheism+ was two things. The first was a group of people who were tired of fighting...
by Jan Steen
Thu Oct 12, 2017 3:22 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
Replies: 21822
Views: 504361

Re: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary

T So you think 51.9% of the British people would vote for communism or do you think Corbyn would lie to get elected and then try to enforce communism? It was a hypothetical situation... nevermind. But perhaps Corbyn could put "let's not scrap capitalism completely" on a big red bus, then when he get...
by Jan Steen
Thu Oct 12, 2017 3:16 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
Replies: 21822
Views: 504361

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The point is that just because you lose a vote (that I didn't want, called by a PM I didn't vote for, that was designed in a way I don't agree with), it doesn't mean you can't still hope that your own political views get realised. That is fundamental to democracy, and the people saying we're no lon...
by Jan Steen
Wed Oct 11, 2017 3:58 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: In 2017 Idiocracy is a Documentary
Replies: 21822
Views: 504361

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Yes, I've also read the Selfish Gene, and you're right. It's still probably the best book Dawkins has ever written. I unfollowed him today on Twitter. He is suffering from Brexit Derangement Syndrome. He has been remoaning incessantly for over a year. Brexit has become a cult, with Brexiteers opera...
by Jan Steen
Wed Jun 21, 2017 1:11 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

Re: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!

Seriously Jan. Will you ever be worth a million dollars? I expect when I retire I will be worth about 2 million. What is your plan? Will you suck off the tit of your state and make others pay for you with their taxes? I really want to know. Since it appears to be bragging time I'll have you know th...
by Jan Steen
Wed Jun 21, 2017 1:01 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

Re: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!

What do you have against Belgian fries? If you don't like them don't eat them. Besides, is that you Aneris? The elegant but not overly thin Dutch fries are far superior to the crudely chopped-up potatoes you get in Belgium. Especially if you also consider the rancid stuff that passes for mayonnaise...
by Jan Steen
Tue Jun 20, 2017 4:14 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

Re: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!

(quote=MacGruberKnows"] Terrorist act in Belgium : EU demands Belgians blanch their french fries before frying them. Oh, and an explosion or something at a train station.(quote] Jesus fucking CHRIST! There is a Belgian restaurant in Royal Oak Michigan that has the best fucking fries I ever ate. I d...
by Jan Steen
Tue Jun 20, 2017 3:45 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

Re: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!

Terrorist act in Belgium : EU demands Belgians blanch their french fries before frying them. Oh, and an explosion or something at a train station. Jesus fucking CHRIST! There is a Belgian restaurant in Royal Oak Michigan that has the best fucking fries I ever ate. I didn't realize the Belgians did ...
by Jan Steen
Sun Jun 18, 2017 11:45 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

Re: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!

I tried, twice, to comment on this thread in the Guardian: https://www.theguardian.com/discussion/p/6jt8g It's a piece by Rebecca Solnit, of 'mansplaining' fame, on how to deal the "final blow" to Trump. I wrote a comment, saying that SJWs like Solnit created the political climate than enabled Trump...
by Jan Steen
Wed May 31, 2017 5:39 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

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Tigzy wrote:
Jan Steen wrote: Yeah, that would be most entertaining. Fortunately a Home Secretary can't do much damage.
I have a feeling Abbott could buck that trend. She's precisely the kind of stupid which could see her emerge from a pillowfort with a concussion.
She is Labour's Connie St Louis.
by Jan Steen
Wed May 31, 2017 5:31 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

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Funny thing: the journal which published Sokal's hoax back in 1996 apparently didn't have a process of peer-review back then. The journal which published Lindsay and Boghossian's article, as shitty as it might be, apparently had a process of peer-review. Of course this doesn't mean much, since Soka...
by Jan Steen
Wed May 31, 2017 5:21 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

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Theresa May is an animated scarecrow who makes Steersman look almost human. She is visibly horrified whenever she has to talk with ordinary people. She makes more U-turns than a spinning dancer. She called the election because she thought she would get a landslide victory handed on a platter. Now t...
by Jan Steen
Wed May 31, 2017 5:15 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

Re: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!

Funny thing: the journal which published Sokal's hoax back in 1996 apparently didn't have a process of peer-review back then. The journal which published Lindsay and Boghossian's article, as shitty as it might be, apparently had a process of peer-review. Of course this doesn't mean much, since Soka...
by Jan Steen
Wed May 31, 2017 5:06 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

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I'm watching the leaders debate on BBC 1. I'm no fan of Paul Nuttall of UKIP but the way that all of the other cunts are sneering at him is vile. He at least had the guts to call radical islam a "cancer on society" after which that wanker Angus Robertson from SNP couldn't wait to point out that not...
by Jan Steen
Mon Apr 17, 2017 6:25 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

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And they were really, really marginalized. Joking apart, this bombing is of course just a cheap PR stunt. Or not so cheap, actually. A few 100K per slimy bastard pulverized. Actually, only US$ 170,000 per unit, though ex. delivery costs. For that money I say, drop some more! Still an expensive way ...
by Jan Steen
Mon Apr 17, 2017 5:39 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

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Actually, they were not slimy Taliban bastards, but slimy ISIL-KP bastards. Known to some as marginalized people. And it's only after the bombing they got really slimy. Yikes! And they were really, really marginalized. Joking apart, this bombing is of course just a cheap PR stunt. Or not so cheap, ...
by Jan Steen
Mon Apr 17, 2017 5:27 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

Re: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!

Why are you surprised? The Guardian has a long, documented history of being careless with research as long as it furthers the Big Cause. Both the SJWs and the Trumpists hate inconvenient facts. The idea that the Democratic Party is the "party of reality" is an illusion, just like the idea that Trum...
by Jan Steen
Mon Apr 17, 2017 5:05 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

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PZ is complaining that the MOAB has now killed 90 ISIS terrorists rather than the original 30. 90? The Mother of all Bombs™? Fucking war-criminals of RAF killed 42,000 in Hamburg in one night. How would anyone really know how many were killed? I read that MOAB destroys pretty much everything in a 1...
by Jan Steen
Mon Apr 17, 2017 4:53 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
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Do you have $69? Would you like to learn how to build a sound philosophy of life from a divorced man pushing 50 who has no job and who is currently suing his friends because they pointed out how he was trying to feed his semen fetish with married college girls less than half his age? No, the price ...
by Jan Steen
Mon Apr 17, 2017 4:43 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

Re: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!

Why are you surprised? The Guardian has a long, documented history of being careless with research as long as it furthers the Big Cause. Both the SJWs and the Trumpists hate inconvenient facts. The idea that the Democratic Party is the "party of reality" is an illusion, just like the idea that Trum...
by Jan Steen
Mon Apr 17, 2017 4:23 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

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The Guardian has a piece about Trump's war on facts , promoting the March for Science on 22 April. I made two comments, pointing out that the march was in danger of being hijacked by identity politics, and linked to a piece by Jerry Coyne in which he showed a tweet from the March for Science Twatter...
by Jan Steen
Sat Feb 18, 2017 3:56 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

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Phil_Giordana_FCD wrote:And it should be obvious by now I'm filling this thread with GB stuff because I don't give a fuck about Trump or Milo. This place is getting boring.
Maybe Trump is the real b*gfoot.
by Jan Steen
Fri Feb 17, 2017 7:49 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

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Trolling can be amusing in the comments section of FTB. A trolling president of the USA belongs at best in an episode of the Simpsons. And look past the trolling, if you can. This is a guy who picked a creationist as VP, and who put anti-vaxxers, anti-education activists, climate change deniers, tre...
by Jan Steen
Fri Feb 17, 2017 7:27 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

Re: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!

If it doesn't bother you that Trump is either lying or totally ignorant of the facts then you are an even greater moron than he is. A random used-car salesman would have made a more intelligent and more authoritative press conference than this demented ape that you call your president. And don't ac...
by Jan Steen
Fri Feb 17, 2017 6:41 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

Re: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!

I watched yesterday's Trump press conference. As long as he stays lighthearted like that... he'll keep winning in popularity over the screeching opposition. The part where he made a google-able false claim about the size of his electoral college victory... then effortlessly conceded when a reporter...
by Jan Steen
Sun Feb 12, 2017 4:25 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

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There is still a deafening silence on FTB about the American Muslim professor Jonathan Brown who defended slavery and rape -- as long as it's Muslims who are doing it. One commenter, krsone, dared to introduce the topic in a thread, recently discussed here, but the response was as you would expect f...
by Jan Steen
Sun Feb 05, 2017 1:45 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

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"Sack of minge" - added to vocabulary :lol: Fuck yeah. This guy hit the nail on Trump, he's hitting the nail on the idiotic Berkeley riots. Somebody should project this video in a DNC meeting. I wonder if it was deiberate that between his swept-over hair and the shadow beneath his nose, he looked l...
by Jan Steen
Sun Feb 05, 2017 12:26 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

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The Guardian doesn't allow you to criticize hate-mongering islamists. CostaSinistra -> Douglas 2h ago Douglas, it sounds like you're saying that it's the responsibility of the listener whether or not to take up arms after listening to people like Yiannopoulos and Spencer. That's a fair answer. How d...
by Jan Steen
Sat Feb 04, 2017 2:21 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

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I think we should stop calling the regressive left 'SJWs'. We should call them 'Trump Enablers' at every opportunity. Because that's what they are, and are going to be to an increasing extent. As far as the antifa are concerned, this is just the SJW, I mean, Trump Enablers' version of the SA. At the...
by Jan Steen
Sun Jan 29, 2017 11:31 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

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The fantasizing about punching, even killing, Nazis reaches fever pitch over at Pharyngula. If a Nazi — who has a position of influence, gathers crowds around him, and preaches ethnic cleansing in a society where racism has a large presence, in a political climate where the government has a clear le...
by Jan Steen
Sun Jan 29, 2017 3:21 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

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This blog post alleges that Trump's visa ban on those 7 Muslim countries is the exact same text and countries that Obama signed in 2013. https://theconservativetreehouse.com/2017/01/28/epic-is-team-trump-baiting-liberal-media-and-refugee-protesters-by-using-obamas-own-policy/ They are lying, of cou...
by Jan Steen
Sun Jan 29, 2017 2:59 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
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fuzzy wrote:http://i.imgur.com/esjGBls.png

:whistle:
Yeah, but the ignore list only works when you log in. I usually don't do that, because when you're logged in you get to see al the images automatically. Some of them are not sff (safe for family). :lol:
by Jan Steen
Sun Jan 29, 2017 12:45 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

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In the morning, when I quickly catch up with the 'Pit, I used to be happy to see that I was one or two pages behind. That meant there was some funny and reasonably intelligent stuff ahead, even though I would disagree with much of it. But nowadays it usually turns out that half of it is written by o...
by Jan Steen
Sat Jan 28, 2017 4:43 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!
Replies: 21254
Views: 586400

Re: Give Me a Urinal or Give Me Death!

Trump should also ban all Canadians who call themselves 'Steersman' on the internet.
by Jan Steen
Sun Jan 22, 2017 3:30 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: The Refuge of the Toads
Replies: 72028
Views: 3874784

Re: The Refuge of the Toads

I just learned a new euphemism for lying.
Kellyanne Conway denies Trump press secretary lied: ‘He offered alternative facts’
by Jan Steen
Sun Jan 22, 2017 2:24 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: The Refuge of the Toads
Replies: 72028
Views: 3874784

Re: The Refuge of the Toads

Svanatee and the other Twitter activists advising violence might want to stop and think that they will be dealing with a lot of conservatives who grew up in a gun culture. They learned firearms from a young age, own them and know how to use them. Absolute idiocy to think they can suddenly resort to...
by Jan Steen
Sun Jan 22, 2017 12:45 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: The Refuge of the Toads
Replies: 72028
Views: 3874784

Re: The Refuge of the Toads

I am not surprised that so many FTBers, Orbitards, and their commentariat are suddenly coming out as cheerleaders for physical violence. Radical leftists, like their counterparts on the right, have always had a fetish for violence. The writings of PZ Myers are full of rage and violent metaphors. An...
by Jan Steen
Sun Jan 22, 2017 12:17 pm
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: The Refuge of the Toads
Replies: 72028
Views: 3874784

Re: The Refuge of the Toads

I am not surprised that so many FTBers, Orbitards, and their commentariat are suddenly coming out as cheerleaders for physical violence. Radical leftists, like their counterparts on the right, have always had a fetish for violence. The writings of PZ Myers are full of rage and violent metaphors. And...
by Jan Steen
Sat Jan 21, 2017 9:38 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: The Refuge of the Toads
Replies: 72028
Views: 3874784

Re: The Refuge of the Toads

Basically on a logarithmic scale of authoritarian damage Hitler was a 10, Pol Pot was a 9.8, Stalin was a 9.5, the Islamic State is a 9, Milosevic was a 8.5, Kim Jong Un is a 8, Saudi Arabia is a 7, Iran is a 6, Putin is a 5, Trump is a 2 and Berlusconi is a 1.5. Trump's just starting, though. Let'...
by Jan Steen
Sat Jan 21, 2017 8:21 am
Forum: Past Misdeeds
Topic: The Refuge of the Toads
Replies: 72028
Views: 3874784

Re: The Refuge of the Toads

And then there is this request to those who want to send in a paper: Full name as you want it to appear in the program * Do NOT include titles, honorifics, or degrees (e.g., Dr., Prof., Ph.D., Rev.). What? No Dr. Richard Carrier PhD in the program? Sounds like a deal breaker to me. :lol: Could one ...