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by screwtape
Thu Apr 18, 2019 5:08 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Oh, and another thing that's fun is an "ether flashover". Diethyl ether is very volatile. Diethyl ether vapor is heavier than air. Diethyl ether vapor is extremely flammable (or inflammable, take yer pick). If you're not careful the lab between the benches can fill with diethyl ether vapor without ...
by screwtape
Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:58 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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...The fucker had me help them synthesize about 100g of 100% pure class A psychoactive drug. That's the sort of thing you do REAL gaol time for, as in 15-25 years. In 1975 I had a summer job between lower and upper sixth, at a laboratory attached to a sewage works serving a population of 200,000. L...
by screwtape
Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:49 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Trump might have to build that wall a smidge higher, turns out some of those Mexicans can fly https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x6hpw4rbBrA Side note: This guy has the greatest channel on Youtube. If you don't know about the Football War , you'll be fascinated to know that in 1969 there was a conflic...
by screwtape
Tue Apr 16, 2019 8:06 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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When the flame eats through the plastic and releases the fuel under pressure...well, I'm sure you can imagine the hilarity. I've been hit on the side of the head by one of these "mini RPG" attacks (it's a common prank in Army bars) and can confirm that it's extremely amusing. Not as funny as the cl...
by screwtape
Mon Apr 15, 2019 2:50 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Bhurzum wrote: Yet another interesting YT channel.



His vid on Moldova is an eye-opener...
I saw that yesterday - I doubt he improved their tourism figures at all.
by screwtape
Sun Apr 14, 2019 2:49 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Lsuoma wrote: Gah - reripping with English audio. I'll up it if anyone still needs it after Andrew's link. Let me know.
Please.
by screwtape
Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:42 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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However my German isn't up to it. Is there an .srt file to go with it? Using VLC it says there is an English Subtitle track, but sadly no words appear. Does this help? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dfxKAwaH6TY Thank you. One does love a blurry video half-obscured with Dutch subtitles. That F.2B i...
by screwtape
Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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I love twatter - it's like a 24/7 comedy feed! https://twitter.com/V_of_Europe/status/1116961343540801536 I'm thinking Sweden could be a Poontang smorgasbord for the right guy, a.k.a., me, and here's why. All the women in Sweden are now radical feminists, while all the men are simpering male femini...
by screwtape
Sat Apr 13, 2019 6:24 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Views: 46344

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

However my German isn't up to it. Is there an .srt file to go with it? Using VLC it says there is an English Subtitle track, but sadly no words appear.
by screwtape
Sat Apr 13, 2019 6:21 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Lsuoma wrote: Let me know when you've snagged it.
Got it, ta very much.
by screwtape
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:49 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Lsuoma wrote: Just watched this doco:

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1772381/

Like a lot produced recently, it's quite gee-whiz and wow, but very interesting. If anyone wants a copy, let me know and I'll sling it up. Give me a few days.
I'd be interested.
by screwtape
Tue Apr 09, 2019 1:39 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Further to my post above, and having read the other national newspaper's take on it, it seems a bit more complicated. The Parliament of Canada Act suggests those rules for party caucuses, but allows them to vote to adopt or discard the rules at their first caucus meeting after an election. The Liber...
by screwtape
Tue Apr 09, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Hilarious development in the downfall of fake feminist Trudeau: one of the female ministers he threw out of caucus for disagreeing with him has pointed out this contravened the Parliament of Canada Act, which requires written requests from 20% of members of a caucus for an ejection vote, which then ...
by screwtape
Tue Apr 09, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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https://twitter.com/angrymantv/status/1114259441384398853?s=21 Reminds me of that part in Frankie Boyle's autobiography when he recalls a housemate of his shuffling downstairs one morning to warn him against using the vacuum cleaner because he had shagged it. Penile injuries from vacuum cleaners. |...
by screwtape
Tue Apr 09, 2019 3:56 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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MarcusAu wrote: Kiwi's only...

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The only truthful site one can still access from NZ!
by screwtape
Sun Apr 07, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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I still don't get American Psycho. So...what was it, all a dream then? Some sort of fantasy? I'm guessing there must be some kind of profound or satirical statement on the human condition as it relates to 1980s yuppiedom in there somewhere, but I'll be buggered if I can find it. The gory bits were ...
by screwtape
Sat Apr 06, 2019 10:55 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Each Saturday I get an e-mail from longform.org with recommended reads. One of the titles today was an immense two part article about the Murdoch media empire in the NYT. In part two is the comment that: A separate investigation by British regulators found that Sean Hannity and Tucker Carlson had vi...
by screwtape
Fri Apr 05, 2019 6:26 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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This is one and a half hours of well-made jaw-dropping awesomeness. And quite possibly the only sensible answer to life under JT. https://youtu.be/AxM9FYSs8V4 Thanks for that. The man has good taste in tools. Incidentally, if you spend any time outdoors at all, one of those little wood-gas stoves h...
by screwtape
Thu Apr 04, 2019 10:56 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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This is one and a half hours of well-made jaw-dropping awesomeness. And quite possibly the only sensible answer to life under JT.

by screwtape
Tue Apr 02, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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I never expected to enjoy the politically incorrect "I'm Sorry, I'll Read That Again" but found a playlist of 103 episodes. A sign of how the times have changed, this sketch features the BBC Instructional Record, "Teach Yourself Sambo": https://youtu.be/epXomYFlfdQ?t=880 Don't tell YT they harbour s...
by screwtape
Mon Apr 01, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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free thoughtpolice wrote: The temperature reached 21.1 C here about a half hour ago. Thats 70 F for or Merkin friends. Warm for this early in spring. :)
Fire season begins tomorrow at this rate.
by screwtape
Sat Mar 30, 2019 4:19 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Interesting though that Conrad Black, in a National Post article several weeks ago, gave some justification to think that JWR's credentials - particularly on native rights and aboriginal title - may be a cause for some concern: Conrad Black: SNC-Lavalin is a sideshow to the real Wilson-Raybould iss...
by screwtape
Fri Mar 29, 2019 11:35 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Ain't giving you the pleasure of a link to this piece of nonsense: Screen Shot 2019-03-29 at 4.14.56 PM.png But our Foreign Affairs minister rates neo-nazism and Islamophobia as the gravest threats? Presumably that can be backed up, and that, for example, more people die of Islamophobia than of Isla...
by screwtape
Fri Mar 29, 2019 3:06 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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The latest attempt to discredit Jody Wilson-Raybould (the ex-Attorney General who refused to cave in to political pressure to avoid a prosecution of SNC-Lavalin , a giant Quebec engineering firm that has allegedly spent millions on bribes to win contracts in Africa) involves a semi-official leak, p...
by screwtape
Thu Mar 28, 2019 10:11 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Ah yes, the two Irish gays: Michael Fitzpatrick and Patrick Fitzmichael. Back in the 90's, our new dept. boss fresh from the UK took us out to a brew pub and told that joke. Dead silence until I broke it with, 'good thing there are no gays or irishmen at the table!' (There were both if you count me...
by screwtape
Thu Mar 28, 2019 5:10 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Trudeau continues to reveal how shallow his ideals actually are. The latest attempt to discredit Jody Wilson-Raybould (the ex-Attorney General who refused to cave in to political pressure to avoid a prosecution of SNC-Lavalin , a giant Quebec engineering firm that has allegedly spent millions on bri...
by screwtape
Sun Mar 24, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Lsuoma wrote:
Sun Mar 24, 2019 1:26 pm
Well, clearly you're nothing but a dreamer.
Like Rudy, I'm on a train to nowhere. Albeit one calling at Reading, Didcot, Swindon, Bath Spa and Bristol Temple Meads.
by screwtape
Sun Mar 24, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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If anyone follows AFL, fuck you. Another of today's idiots - https://i.imgur.com/k8Fr8r7.jpg Yeah, but the Reds won. So knobs a dunkin. Crucially, north Americans are more likely to experience the cold kiss of toilet water because their toilets are not like European toilets. Large pools of water ju...
by screwtape
Sat Mar 23, 2019 1:20 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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2003 Chevy Malibu here. Which - I've been informed at my recent maintenance check-up - has a problem with oil getting into the coolant, apparently a "fatal flaw" of the breed, which will require some $4 K to fix, and which doesn't seem at all justified. Curious though how that can happen, and why t...
by screwtape
Sat Mar 23, 2019 10:21 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Talking of old cars, my 1991 Miata costs me next to nothing obligatory, only the doodads I want to put on her. Like the replacement instrument cluster I'm trying to squeeze out of KG Works in Japan: Screen Shot 2019-03-23 at 3.12.20 PM.png The faceted instrument lights are orgasmic to someone who gr...
by screwtape
Thu Mar 21, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Acceleration intensifies... Needs more wibbly norks... Some of those safety belt placements are distinctly unsafe. Most are already carrying airbags anyway. Neither silicone nor saline are compressible, and there's a limit to how much latex can stretch. I've never seen it happen, but the results mi...
by screwtape
Thu Mar 21, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Acceleration intensifies... Needs more wibbly norks... Some of those safety belt placements are distinctly unsafe. Most are already carrying airbags anyway. Neither silicone nor saline are compressible, and there's a limit to how much latex can stretch. I've never seen it happen, but the results mi...
by screwtape
Tue Mar 19, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Update from PZ Good news for lawyers everywhere! We have managed to completely pay off our lawyer, Marc Randazza! The Carrier lawsuit is over, ending in victory for the side of goodness, he says, as he gazes out over the shambles of his finances. We paid him off, but all of us defendants together a...
by screwtape
Tue Mar 19, 2019 12:24 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Matt Cavanaugh wrote: Are we posting pix of hawt women politicians now?

Well, here's Madison Davis, the 27-yo mayor of Brisbane, CA:
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Damn! The Jackson family are selling Michael's outfits on eBay?
by screwtape
Sat Mar 16, 2019 11:48 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Careful what you say online, you Aussies:



Video demonetized and shadowbanned by YouTube after human review.
by screwtape
Sat Mar 16, 2019 11:44 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Did you know the entire Brexit debacle was brought about by uneducated, old, white men? Then you don't read the Globe & Mail! This article is behind a paywall, but if you click on the link, ignore the pop-up (do not close it with the 'x') and click on your browser's Reader view, then refresh, you wi...
by screwtape
Fri Mar 15, 2019 6:41 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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The wretched events in Christchurch made me have a thought. It's pretty clear that many natives of desirable-residence countries are unhappy about the immigration policies of their governments, rightly or wrongly - it doesn't matter for this thought. It might not be immigration: it could be an issue...
by screwtape
Thu Mar 14, 2019 4:43 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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As well as my brothers vast collection of "warbooks" (the Commando comics et al beloved by FT), I also read this kind of nonsense:
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Don't blame me, I was a kid and couldn't get enough to read.
by screwtape
Wed Mar 13, 2019 9:48 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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That was a 747 in Afghanistan that had a load of military vehicles shift rearwards on take off. Bit silly to dub on the screaming piston engine effects. Mrs Screw is currently in Africa, having flown on a 737 Max 8 from Istanbul to Nairobi. Due tonight to take two more Max 8s to Cairo and thence to...
by screwtape
Wed Mar 13, 2019 4:45 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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I don’t think that the vid is of the Ethiopian crash. The aircraft appears to have four engines. the Ethiopian plane was a 737 which has two wing mounted engines.chilling footage nonetheless. Been a while, how are you all doin’? That was a 747 in Afghanistan that had a load of military vehicles shi...
by screwtape
Tue Mar 12, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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We all like a good fool - the dessert, I mean. Sadly, making one with oranges can result in unexpected troubles:


So I watched an 18th century cooking channel. :o Don't judge.
by screwtape
Sat Mar 09, 2019 2:10 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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On my way to Broadmoor one day, I was amazed to overtake a couple of Scorpions barreling down the M4. Never seen a tank on a motorway before (and haven't since, now I think about it).
by screwtape
Fri Mar 08, 2019 5:05 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Lsuoma wrote: Atomic Awakening by James Mahaffey is a great book, and explains succinctly why nuclear is dead, and has been since before 3MI.
Come on, Vicky Caramel invented the thorium-molten salt reactor since then and everything has changed.
by screwtape
Mon Mar 04, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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I should play this for my leftist daughter.... haha. She would scream at me and call me horrible. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UiQ7krp0TsU You might follow up with this one, if a little helpless laughter could retrieve the situation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tV6zGQrm2go Best line: "I've t...
by screwtape
Sat Mar 02, 2019 3:28 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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screwtape wrote: I don't particularly care for this gentleman....
Pure snobbery and ignorance on my part. After looking into his background and activities, I have some sympathy for him. Wouldn't want to see him in charge of a country, but I'd be delighted to see him in parliament.
by screwtape
Sat Mar 02, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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I don't particularly care for this gentleman, but he has a good point in this:

by screwtape
Thu Feb 28, 2019 6:26 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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shoutinghorse wrote:
Armando Iannucci's BBC satirical comedy 'The Thick Of It' allegedly based the character Malcolm Tucker on Campbell.

(This was when the BBC still did comedy of course)
You might also nominate it in the tragedy category as well as the comedy. It was that good.
by screwtape
Thu Feb 28, 2019 6:21 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Ha! "Very liberally". Unintended, but juste.
by screwtape
Thu Feb 28, 2019 6:19 am
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Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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I know Canada is boring (something I'm generally grateful for), and this doesn't have the cachet of added MiG-21 Fishbeds, but it seems my imagined screenplay of our Prime Minister's Office officials trying to browbeat the Attorney General into political interference with prosecutorial independence...
by screwtape
Wed Feb 27, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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I know Canada is boring (something I'm generally grateful for), and this doesn't have the cachet of added MiG-21 Fishbeds, but it seems my imagined screenplay of our Prime Minister's Office officials trying to browbeat the Attorney General into political interference with prosecutorial independence ...
by screwtape
Tue Feb 26, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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In the end - for Dr Who - the BBC own it - and if they completely fuck it up - there's not a whole lot I can do about it. After a while moaning seems pointless - and life's too short anyway. As far as favourite companions go - Leela always had a certain appeal. I can't think why, but as a teenager ...
by screwtape
Sat Feb 23, 2019 3:31 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Oh shit. You mean Trump was really fighting with bone spurs and all? Or you mean that a fighting metaphor meme is inappropriate because in real life Trump didn’t go to war? If so. Mind blown. I once read an article by a bemused journalist that had Trump showing her the lumps on his feet that were t...
by screwtape
Sat Feb 23, 2019 7:43 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Oh shit. You mean Trump was really fighting with bone spurs and all? Or you mean that a fighting metaphor meme is inappropriate because in real life Trump didn’t go to war? If so. Mind blown. I once read an article by a bemused journalist that had Trump showing her the lumps on his feet that were t...
by screwtape
Fri Feb 22, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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I still think that there was a bit of noble savage and distrust of civilization being a strong theme. Of one thing I'm sure, is that all the old pulp writers have joined Lovecraft on the bonfire of modern sensibilities. Yes. I agree with you. The explanation for why the British nobility in the UK w...
by screwtape
Fri Feb 22, 2019 5:08 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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shoutinghorse wrote:
MarcusAu wrote: The Welsh and Cornish get no representation...
Both part of England .. We just let the taffs pretend they have a country.
Soft-hearted weak-kneed namby-pamby poofters need not apply to be Marcher Lords.
by screwtape
Fri Feb 22, 2019 5:04 am
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Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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In any case, to kill the proverbial two birds, I thought that that was a nice thumbnail overview of yours of the SNC-Lavalin scandal; you may need to update it a bit, what with all of the Liberal Butts - so to speak - being thrown under the bus these days. Yes, quite a tangled web is unweaving. Why...
by screwtape
Wed Feb 20, 2019 6:55 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Case in point how watching youtube conspiracy nuts can make you stupider: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PneQv5rnqJc He can't pronounce prion. Although he is right that it is "only" a folded protein it is indeed a disease News reports haven't claimed that humans are getting infected by the prion d...
by screwtape
Wed Feb 20, 2019 6:49 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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I've been treating one of my horses for cellulitis, but the x-rays just showed the fetlock joint is infected and the bone too which is degrading. A $15K procedure might clear the infection, but he'd still be crippled. I have to put him down. I've had him 9 years he's like family and the sweetest cr...