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>> No. 11542 Anonymous
14th July 2017
Friday 5:41 am
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Arseholes at the last job I worked at have underpaid me to the tune of 150 quid and are not answering emails.

Who do I talk to?

Thanks in advance.
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>> No. 11543 Anonymous
14th July 2017
Friday 8:20 am
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>>11542

Call them? Go and visit them to see what the bloody hell's going on, or failing that go and see your local CAB.
>> No. 11544 Anonymous
14th July 2017
Friday 4:21 pm
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Try http://donotpay.co.uk for free legal advice from a chat bot bruv.

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>> No. 58228 Searchfag
10th July 2017
Monday 8:58 pm
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b4OITfVktqg

They don't make 'em like they used to.
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>> No. 58244 Billbob
13th July 2017
Thursday 2:15 pm
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(A good day to you Sir!)
>> No. 58245 YubYub
13th July 2017
Thursday 2:39 pm
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>>58244
You failed, sorry m7.
>> No. 58246 Paedofag
13th July 2017
Thursday 6:18 pm
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>> No. 58247 Samefag
13th July 2017
Thursday 7:41 pm
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>>58246

M56.
>> No. 58248 Anonymous
13th July 2017
Thursday 8:03 pm
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>>58246
Look m6, just wait for the resits in November, ok?

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>> No. 6094 Anonymous
6th August 2015
Thursday 1:10 am
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ldj0RX3CqXA
Here's a cute, English girl talking about Philosophy.
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>> No. 6174 Anonymous
30th September 2015
Wednesday 4:56 pm
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>>6094
I'd love to get Dionysian with her.
>> No. 6175 Anonymous
30th September 2015
Wednesday 5:31 pm
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>>6174
Is this satyre?
>> No. 6176 Anonymous
30th September 2015
Wednesday 6:15 pm
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>>6094
Phwoar I'd Noam her Chomsky IYKWIM
>> No. 6177 Anonymous
1st October 2015
Thursday 12:42 pm
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>>6174
>>6176
I want to fuck her
>> No. 6620 Anonymous
13th July 2017
Thursday 2:42 pm
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Here's a fit asian talking about books

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kthwIPvepNs

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>> No. 4303 Anonymous
11th July 2017
Tuesday 6:57 pm
/fat/4303 Cupping
I've had excellent experiences with aryuvedic and similar alternative drugss, but cupping is just bullshit. That's all.
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>> No. 4304 Anonymous
11th July 2017
Tuesday 7:53 pm
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Okay.
>> No. 4305 Anonymous
12th July 2017
Wednesday 8:17 pm
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>>4303
What do they actually do when cupping? I've never quite understood the procedure.
>> No. 4306 Anonymous
12th July 2017
Wednesday 8:25 pm
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>>4305

They heat up the air inside the cup, then stick it on your back. When the air cools, it creates suction inside the cup. It's supposed to draw out toxins or bad qi or some such bullshit.

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>> No. 83097 Anonymous
10th July 2017
Monday 10:59 pm
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http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2017/07/climate-change-earth-too-hot-for-humans.html

I challenge anyone to read this and still oppose the need for radical social change.
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>> No. 83108 Anonymous
11th July 2017
Tuesday 3:25 pm
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It appears that the people in control of the remaining 'Anonymous' news channels have sunk to the level of Godlike Productions, that's not particularly interesting, seems inevitable in retrospect. That is what you meant, right? I tried to skip through the chemtrails rubbish at the start but it seemed to go on for the entire video, so I can only conclude ...
>> No. 83109 Anonymous
11th July 2017
Tuesday 5:51 pm
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>>83105
>None of what I said is wrong.
You're right there, albeit not in the way you were thinking.
>> No. 83110 Anonymous
11th July 2017
Tuesday 6:49 pm
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>>83109

Were you always a smug cunt or did they send you to a public school for socially abrasive children?
>> No. 83111 Anonymous
11th July 2017
Tuesday 9:09 pm
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>>83097
The especially scariest part of that article for me, is the ancient plagues being released.
>> No. 83124 Anonymous
12th July 2017
Wednesday 7:32 pm
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>>83108

I thought Anonymous specifically didn't believe in Xenu?

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>> No. 6255 Anonymous
11th July 2017
Tuesday 6:42 pm
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Hey, I just flee abroad after doing my studies, I never have to pay any of those maintenance or tuition loans back, do I?
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>> No. 6267 Anonymous
12th July 2017
Wednesday 6:06 am
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>>6266

You need to talk to your GP mate.
>> No. 6268 Anonymous
12th July 2017
Wednesday 6:16 am
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>>6266
You're too thick to go to university, and thats saying something.
>> No. 6269 Anonymous
12th July 2017
Wednesday 8:02 am
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>>6267

"Do some exercise, and here's a prescription for some tenner a pop pills, but only if you beg and repeatedly state how suicidal you are. We don't want to be helping you before you're absolutely, positively, irreversibly at rock bottom."

>>6268

No, I'm plainly too angry to apply for university. It's a totally different set of circumstances, idiot.
>> No. 6270 Anonymous
12th July 2017
Wednesday 8:47 am
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>>6269

Go back and keep going back until you get the treatment you need. GPs aren't psychic - if they prescribe something and don't see from you again, they assume that the prescription worked.
>> No. 6271 Anonymous
12th July 2017
Wednesday 7:29 pm
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May have gotten a bit wound up last night, my mistake.

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>> No. 25127 Anonymous
11th July 2017
Tuesday 3:52 pm
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Someone just posted in /emo/ about struggling to help their friends, but deleted the post before I had a chance to reply. I'm posting this reply anyway.

The first rule of crisis management is that you have to look after yourself before you can look after anyone else. In an aircraft safety briefing, they always tell you to put on your own oxygen mask before helping others. Soldiers are trained to establish a secure perimeter before assisting a wounded colleague. Firefighters are trained to plan their exit before entering a burning building. Divers are trained to never share their gas bottle with a stricken buddy unless they're sure that there's enough gas for two.

I think that the last example is particularly pertinent. Your natural instinct is to get stuck in and help someone in distress, but this instinct kills divers on a regular basis. Divers in distress do absolutely crazy things. They flail about and hyperventilate, wasting their precious gas supply. They kick, fight and struggle with their rescuers, often pulling off their mask or regulator. They lose control of their buoyancy, dragging a rescuer down to the depths. Even in calm and shallow water, a panicked diver can easily kill an unwary rescuer.

If you don't keep some amount of distance and prioritise your own wellbeing, there's a good chance that they'll drag you down with them. Nobody wants to feel like they're letting someone down, but you can't allow a distressed person to control the situation. If you become completely entangled in the situation, then you're in no position to provide assistance, you're just a secondary victim. You have to be prepared to take a step back, you have to be willing to say "this is beyond my abilities, you need professional help". If it comes to it, you need to phone an ambulance and let them deal with it.
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>> No. 25131 Anonymous
12th July 2017
Wednesday 10:23 am
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Thanks, lad. It was me that posted the thread. I appreciated the response I got but a little part of me felt like I was burdening others by posting about it here so I deleted it. Daft, I know.

Your follow-up is poignant and definitely something I'll try to put into action in future.
>> No. 25132 Anonymous
12th July 2017
Wednesday 11:11 am
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>>25131

I feel like the moment people feel like they are burdening people by posting in emo about their problems it ceases to serve its point.
>> No. 25133 Anonymous
12th July 2017
Wednesday 6:15 pm
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>>25132
Seconded!

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>> No. 58234 Billbob
11th July 2017
Tuesday 4:33 pm
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Watch as Jeremy Corbyn attempts the YMCA at the Durham Miners' Gala - and struggles

http://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/news/north-east-news/watch-jeremy-corbyn-attempts-ymca-13313085

Say what you like about Theresa May, I bet she knows how to throw some moves on the dancefloor.
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>> No. 58235 R4GE
11th July 2017
Tuesday 4:57 pm
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>>58234

She can run through wheat, and that's about it Toryla.
>> No. 58238 Samefag
11th July 2017
Tuesday 7:35 pm
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>>58234
>A favourite of every school disco and wedding party since 1978, the inelegant arm movements are practically part of the national school curriculum.
Are you kidding? It takes a bit of practice. I didn't master the YMCA until I came of age. I think I still get the C the wrong way round.

I think Corbz hasn't done it a lot if at all and was looking to avoid an embarrassing headline from being seen to muck it up by just emphatically gesturing instead. Fat lot of good it did.
>> No. 58239 Searchfag
11th July 2017
Tuesday 7:43 pm
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>>58238
I don't think I can trust a man who has let the YMCA just pass him by. It's been almost 40 years. Then again, he isn't aware of what an Ant & Dec is either.

Do you think Corbyn actually listens to any music at all?
>> No. 58240 R4GE
11th July 2017
Tuesday 9:05 pm
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>>58239

He jams to the pained howls of the bourgeois.

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>> No. 58230 YubYub
10th July 2017
Monday 9:58 pm
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>> No. 58237 Billbob
11th July 2017
Tuesday 6:08 pm
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>>58230
Fuck off you southern poofter.

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>> No. 58231 Paedofag
10th July 2017
Monday 10:56 pm
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Evening, lads.

How do I make a craze happen? I've decided it's high time for those woodpecker pencil things to make a come back and I want to cash in on it when it inevitably happens.
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>> No. 58232 YubYub
11th July 2017
Tuesday 1:58 am
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You are basically talking about offline meme forcing. Sadly no Menes have ever been forced in IQ.
>> No. 58236 Ambulancelad
11th July 2017
Tuesday 6:06 pm
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You need to convince a Chinese manufacturer to accidentally make 600,000 of them, which will result in ebay being flooded with them, and that will in turn lead to a craze starting.

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>> No. 5148 Anonymous
27th January 2015
Tuesday 10:24 pm
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Do you own any artwork?

There's an original Rolf Harris painting on eBay for £2.20, which I'm considering bidding on while everyone else is put off BT him being a filthy noncecase.

Look at this on eBay:

http://pages.ebay.com/link/?nav=item.view&alt=web&id=111583864967
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>> No. 5480 Anonymous
10th July 2017
Monday 10:30 pm
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>>5472 this piece is by david hanjani
>> No. 5481 Anonymous
10th July 2017
Monday 10:32 pm
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>>5480
Yeah thanks David we'd have figured that out if we'd cared to reverse search it.
>> No. 5482 Anonymous
10th July 2017
Monday 10:37 pm
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>>5481 janks fren here is a new one too!! just made it, enjOIII
>> No. 5483 Anonymous
10th July 2017
Monday 10:39 pm
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>>5482
You really don't understand how the Internet works. Who writes themselves an article on Urban Dictionary? That's not that what's for. That's not what this website is for.
>> No. 5484 Anonymous
11th July 2017
Tuesday 6:42 am
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It seems that pornolad is now experimenting with colour.

This one appears to be David and Samantha Cameron in their younger days.

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>> No. 20156 Anonymous
19th December 2013
Thursday 11:57 pm
/g/20156 Vaporisers
So, who here's tagging along with this latest drugs craze?

I know there was at least one of you with good knowledge on this subject in a smoking thread we had on /b/ a while ago, but I thought we could do with a general dedicated thread now it seems more and more of us are getting them.

I've personally just invested about £50 for two Kanger e-Smart batteries with clearomisers, liquid and addendums and I'm quite enjoying this whole vaping business. It seems to be even more moreish than cigarettes, and I'm looking forward to going through some of the tastier flavours. What setups have you got? Any comment on my kit (510 battery, T3 clearomisers) if you're familiar with it? I seem to already be getting that sucking/gargling noise which is apparently to do with the liquid being in parts of the apparatus it shouldn't be, but have followed YouTube guides to try and clear it out to no avail.

Anyway, yes. Vaporising general.
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>> No. 25950 Anonymous
7th July 2017
Friday 4:32 pm
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>>25949
>Nuts how the technology has come on since this post
It is, although tbh I'm more amazed that mechanical mods (i.e. no control circuitry whatsoever on the lithium battery, just a button to fire) are still being made. And people are still buying them, because they're pretty, or something?

Actually, vapelad, why do people still buy mechanical mods?
>> No. 25951 Anonymous
7th July 2017
Friday 4:36 pm
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Oh and I definitely wouldn't describe the smell of unflavoured liquid as "neutral", but more musty than chippie. I'd guess your mum's just trying to put you off using the thing at all so I doubt she'll be happy either way.
>> No. 25952 Anonymous
7th July 2017
Friday 7:53 pm
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>>25950

>Actually, vapelad, why do people still buy mechanical mods?

Fuck knows. I don't see many of them these days, but it seems unbelievably daft that anyone is still risking an explosion for the sake of a worse vape. The responsible retailers have stopped selling unprotected devices and most others seem to just be getting shot of their old stock. A lot of "mech mods" still on the market have a sneaky hidden protection circuit, which seems particularly odd - for an extra £2 in components they could have made it VW/TC.

I suspect there are still some remnants of the daft macho vapebro subculture; some subset of that group think that a DNA250 or an RX300 isn't quite manly enough. I still can't quite believe that a 300 watt box mod is a thing you can buy.
>> No. 25954 Anonymous
11th July 2017
Tuesday 2:59 am
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>I don't see many of them these days
I was in a vape shop earlier today and they had a few fancy-looking brass ones (no prices, but no way they were less than £100). That's a canny point about them having "stealth" protection circuitry, I can well believe that's true. Still fucking stupid.

>I still can't quite believe that a 300 watt box mod is a thing you can buy.
I think my gaming PC hits just a little over that when running Furmark. Who on earth can even inhale this, and what kind of coil/wick arrangement do they use? A year back I dicked around with an RDA on ~0.2 Ohm dual claptons, got up to ~60W before the vape became simply obnoxiously thick, not to mention it was a massive hassle to run (and of course it ripped through juice like nobody's business). I've ended up with RDTAs, dialing everything right down to about 20W max between 0.5 and 1 Ohm single-coil clapton.

That "cloud chasing" is anything other than a temporary novelty is just confusing to me, but everyone needs a hobby I suppose. I can't imagine what a 300W vape would even feel like, but personal preferences aside... there's no way that's healthy, surely?
>> No. 25955 Anonymous
11th July 2017
Tuesday 4:00 am
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>>25954

I've had a go on a 300w Sigelei at full power. Even with 1mg liquid I nearly fainted after the first puff. The vapour was boiling hot and so dense I could practically chew it. I had a sudden pang of empathy for Thomas the Tank Engine.

The really extraordinary thing was the atty - a Smok TFV12, the most insane piece of vaping hardware I've ever seen. It's a standard tank with disposable coils, but they offer a 14-coil head rated for 350w. I tried it at 70w and it produced literally no vapour. The box describes the tank as "explosion proof", which I assumed was a daft bit of poorly-translated engrish until I had a go on it. It's basically a thermonuclear reactor with a drip tip.

http://www.smoktech.com/atomizer/tfv12-cloud-beast-king

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>> No. 58201 YubYub
3rd July 2017
Monday 9:20 pm
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXfdCNC0ZzE

In which Russell Brand wanks off some guy in a toilet, to see whether if he's gay or not.
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>> No. 58224 Ambulancelad
8th July 2017
Saturday 3:58 am
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>THEN HIS MONEY RUN OUT AND SO THE DAFT BASTARD DECIDED TO MAKE FILMS/TV AGAIN. THUS CAME MY OPINION OF HIM FULL CIRCLE BACK TO THE VERBOSE, DISGUSTING TWAT.

If you wanted to change the world, why wouldn't you take work doing film and TV? You get paid a load of money for not very much work, so you can make a decent living and still have eleven months of the year free to plan the revolution.
>> No. 58225 Are Moaty
9th July 2017
Sunday 12:17 pm
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>still have eleven months of the year free to plan the revolution.
Given that involves telling young people not to vote, I'm not sympathetic.
>> No. 58226 Searchfag
10th July 2017
Monday 6:57 pm
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Speaking of what former comedians are up to has anyone else observed the transformation of Lee Hurst from an otherwise inoffensive observational comic into an alt-right mentalist? Did he have a nervous breakdown or something?
>> No. 58227 Crabkiller
10th July 2017
Monday 7:20 pm
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>DID HE HAVE A NERVOUS BREAKDOWN OR SOMETHING?

Yeah. He stopped getting telly work after They Think It's All Over. He tried going back to standup, but everyone stopped booking him because his fame didn't outweigh the fact that he was shit. A string of health problems and the death of his dad pushed him over the edge. Nobody gave a shit for about ten years, but then Twitter came along and he had a platform for his mentalism. "Some bloke you half-remember off the telly said something mental on Twitter" is apparently what passes for news these days.
>> No. 58229 Samefag
10th July 2017
Monday 9:52 pm
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>"Some bloke you half-remember off the telly said something mental on Twitter" is apparently what passes for news these days.
Hang on now, I only brought him up because I saw his mental tweets very recently during the terror attacks and he's not been in the news for me at all.

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>> No. 5456 Anonymous
4th April 2014
Friday 3:02 am
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This was really good.
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>> No. 6604 Anonymous
22nd June 2017
Thursday 9:19 pm
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>>6603
Of the two, eerie. Sinister was my adjective of choice.
>> No. 6609 Anonymous
27th June 2017
Tuesday 11:07 am
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Themes of drowning and eventual rebirth ... great characterisation especially when it comes to Dr. Tamkin, I suspect we've all met one or two people who behave very much like that.

I had a look briefly at some SparkNotes or whatever essays else Google served up on the book and found it curious that a lot of them make a thing about the references made in this book, both ones made explicitly (the writers Tamkin talks about and the listed contents of his bookshelf) and implicitly (connections made to most of the character's names). It's not that they talk about them which is strange, it's that all of them are mentioned only once in the narrative. Except Korzybski, who's referred to by name then later by reference to his book Science and Sanity. You'd think there might be something noteworthy in the man who wrote a book on non-Aristotelian logic being mentioned in passing conjunction with Aristotle himself, but no. The only Google result for 'Korzybski seize the day' simply notes that he's referenced in the book.
I know Korzybski and his Institute of General Semantics aren't terribly popular but I suspect there's more going on in this context at least.
>> No. 6610 Anonymous
9th July 2017
Sunday 3:04 pm
6610 Will Self - The Book of Dave
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The Book of Dave is a good book haha
>> No. 6611 Anonymous
9th July 2017
Sunday 3:39 pm
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I kind of enjoyed it but I did find it pretty depressing, not sure why, like a lot of Self's work to be honest. Thought Umbrella was really good.
>> No. 6612 Anonymous
9th July 2017
Sunday 8:17 pm
6612 Anne Cumming - The Love Quest
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Absurd title aside, this memoir strikes me as an English, heterosexual equivalent to the Wojnarowicz and Rechy books earlier in the thread. While AIDS did for all three of them in the end, her more matter-of-fact, uncluttered obvious enjoyment of sex and lack of guilt regarding it in a post-war, pre-free-love way is quite admirable.
Her attitude, coming from an obviously very privileged upper class English late colonial background yet still being entirely unconcerned with it also reminds me of Amanda Feilding, although just ... less mental.

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>> No. 82497 Anonymous
16th May 2017
Tuesday 2:19 pm
/pol/82497 Trump impeachement... pending
What exactly is it that the man needs to do to get impeached? There seems to be a scandal that would damn any other leader every week.

http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/trump-revealed-highly-classified-information-to-russian-foreign-minister-and-ambassador/ar-BBBaWuJ
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>> No. 82544 Anonymous
24th May 2017
Wednesday 9:14 pm
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You haven't quite grasped how this works. Let me translate some of those terms for you:

>impeachable offence
Anything that will pass the House by simple majority.

>can stand up in court
Senators can bring themselves to vote for it.

While the Supreme Court haven't entirely ruled it out, they have declined to hear every appeal against impeachment that has been put to them, and if one takes the Constitution at its face then there is no right of appeal against conviction. However, to convict requires a two-thirds majority in the Senate and, unlike the filibuster, it's not a procedural rule but mandated by the Constitution.
>> No. 83092 Anonymous
8th July 2017
Saturday 3:14 am
83092 Trump accepts Putin's claims that Russia did not meddle in US election
Well I'm glad they settled that for us.

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world-0/us-politics/trump-putin-election-meddling-accepts-claims-russian-hacking-g20-meeting-rex-tillerson-a7829871.html
>> No. 83093 Anonymous
8th July 2017
Saturday 12:42 pm
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Yeah, but even after 6 months of harping on about Trump/Russia they'll carry on doing it and people will carry on believing it's true.
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8th July 2017
Saturday 2:52 pm
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This. It's just like Jimmy Savile. Years after his death people keep harping on about him supposedly being a kiddy fiddler even though he said he couldn't have done it because he didn't like kids.
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9th July 2017
Sunday 11:26 am
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To clarify, by people, you mean multiple intelligence services right?

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>> No. 407828 Anonymous
7th January 2017
Saturday 1:36 pm
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Weekend thread? Weekend thread.

How's it going, lads?
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>> No. 411952 Anonymous
2nd July 2017
Sunday 1:36 pm
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>>411951

Just because you didn't get the joke?
>> No. 412018 Anonymous
6th July 2017
Thursday 11:44 pm
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I am going to Brighton this weekend to visit a friend who moved there with his family last year.

Google says the weather will be mediocre the next few days there, partly to mostly cloudy and 22 degrees, but at least it's not going to rain.
>> No. 412022 Anonymous
7th July 2017
Friday 9:28 am
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Ha, bloody southerners. It's been roasting up here with no sign of relenting. I stepped out of my flat yesterday into a wall of heat, as though I'd opened the door to an oven.
>> No. 412024 Anonymous
7th July 2017
Friday 1:19 pm
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Well it's about 28 degrees here in London at the moment. But the weather forecast says that London, too, will be cooler this weekend. In fact, on balance, the weather looks better in Brighton, going into Saturday and Sunday, than in London. London is going to be overcast, 23 to 24 degrees and rain showers.
>> No. 412041 Anonymous
8th July 2017
Saturday 11:15 pm
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>> No. 10646 Anonymous
5th July 2017
Wednesday 3:27 am
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I was watching Ed Sheeran's Castle on the Hill music video and I started crying. It reminded me of how everything was new and fun and how friendships meant everything when I was 14-20 or so, now it's just drudgery and boredom and an inevitable march toward death wheeas then it was optimism, first experiences, all that crap. It made me feel quite suicidal watching it, knowing that that was gone forever.
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5th July 2017
Wednesday 7:28 am
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>>10646

Join the club. I made the same realisation when I heard Unfinished Sympathy for the first time.


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZWmrfgj0MZI

Whinge for /emo/
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5th July 2017
Wednesday 6:31 pm
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>>10647
That is a perfect piece of music.
>> No. 10652 Anonymous
7th July 2017
Friday 6:25 pm
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8th July 2017
Saturday 9:43 pm
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I think I get similar feelings when I go on a nostalgia binge and watch pop-punk videos by the likes of Blink 182.

>>10647

Good song and video, but what about it made you feel that way?

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>> No. 18038 Anonymous
2nd November 2010
Tuesday 9:44 am
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I miss the old girls-in-jacks thread. Can we have a new one please.
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>> No. 40103 Anonymous
3rd February 2016
Wednesday 10:10 pm
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>>40093
That mings.
>> No. 40172 Anonymous
24th April 2016
Sunday 4:44 pm
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The OP looks just like a good friend of mine whose tits I want to spaff all over. I come back to this thread a lot.
>> No. 40173 Anonymous
24th April 2016
Sunday 5:00 pm
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>>40172
>I come back to this thread a lot.
>> No. 40174 Anonymous
24th April 2016
Sunday 6:05 pm
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Kitten von Mew if you're wondering.

>>18108
What is going on in the background here. Has Jessica Ennis been sent from a dark future to change history and kill John Connor?

>>40093
I can guarantee she is the kind of girl that will fuck up your life. I can also guarantee that we all still would.
>> No. 40418 Anonymous
7th July 2017
Friday 11:50 am
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>> No. 21559 Anonymous
6th July 2017
Thursday 10:26 pm
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How am I supposed to find the track lists for documentaries when they aren't on IMDB? I've heard a few pieces of music on BBC4 programmes but they aren't on the beeb's site or IMDB and it's making me ever so slightly frustrated.
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>> No. 21560 Anonymous
6th July 2017
Thursday 11:02 pm
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>>21559
This seems to come up every couple of months or so.

The tl;dr version is that half the time it's generic production music because it's dirt cheap and suits programmes with no budget.
>> No. 21561 Anonymous
6th July 2017
Thursday 11:10 pm
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>>21559
Email them.
>> No. 21562 Anonymous
7th July 2017
Friday 4:33 am
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If it's a commercial release, then Shazam is remarkably accurate. As >>21560 says, a lot of incidental music in TV is licensed from music libraries rather than commercial releases, because the licensing is much cheaper and easier. It's also fairly common for a soundtrack to be specifically recorded - a composer on a modern digital workstation can knock out half an hour of original music in two days. If a composer was involved, they should be mentioned in the end credits.

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>> No. 58181 Crabkiller
2nd July 2017
Sunday 2:14 pm
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Lads, I've been doing some of that thinking.

Were geniuses from the olden days actually that clever?

People still know of Archimedes over 2,000 years later when he's famous for knowing that the water in a bath rises when you place objects in it. It's the type of thing that these days even a toddler could point out to you. Was being a genius in them days basically being the first one to point something out to people, meaning they've got a massive head start over people today because lots of things hadn't been pointed out yet? It's only about 500 years since Isaac Newton pointed out apples fall of trees. If Archimedes was around these days would be working in a call centre in Nuneaton?

Also, how come the majority of the intellectual heavyweights from the past after the ancient civilization times are British or from the rest of the Anglosphere? Isaac Newton, Charles Darwin, Paul Nuttall, Stephen Hawking, Michael Faraday, etc. You've basically got that French bloke who invented pasteurised milk and that's about it. Fair play you've got your fancy Dan artists and musicians like Mozart, Beethoven, Michaelangelo and all that but no actual scientist discovering things. Is it because they were too busy flouncing around looking and painting and listening to music and having those sex parties where they wear the little masks to actually do any serious thinking? Who's the Dutch intellectual heavyweight? The Spanish? Exactly.
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>> No. 58198 Billbob
2nd July 2017
Sunday 10:13 pm
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>>58186
>ARCHIMEDES WORKED FOR THE STATE, AND SEVERAL OF HIS MECHANICAL DEVICES WERE EMPLOYED IN THE DEFENCE OF SYRACUSE. AMONG THE WAR MACHINES ATTRIBUTED TO HIM ARE THE CATAPULT AND - PERHAPS LEGENDARY - A MIRROR SYSTEM FOR FOCUSING THE SUN'S RAYS ON THE INVADERS' BOATS AND IGNITING THEM.
>> No. 58199 Anonymous
2nd July 2017
Sunday 11:01 pm
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>>58196

cant even make i more smarter
>> No. 58200 YubYub
2nd July 2017
Sunday 11:58 pm
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Everyone in the past was as thick as pigshit.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flynn_effect
>> No. 58216 Crabkiller
5th July 2017
Wednesday 3:52 am
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There is generally regarded to be a big 4 nations from about 1000-1950 the English, the Italians the French and the Germans who did nearly everything worth mentioning in that period. The rest of the world is considered to have just sat around picking their collective noses during this time period. What changed in 1950 is that lots of European scientists (first the Jews then the Nazis) fled to the US and they suddenly became major player. and the Russian repeatedly took over places and annexed the great minds so that they became more relevant. This put the US in front of the big 4 and the Russian just behind the British in terms of doing anything relevant enough for someone to remember the name of someone a hundred years later (not that it has been a hundred years, but you can predict these things.
>> No. 58217 Are Moaty
5th July 2017
Wednesday 8:31 pm
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>>58216
>WHAT CHANGED IN 1950 IS THAT LOTS OF EUROPEAN SCIENTISTS (FIRST THE JEWS THEN THE NAZIS) FLED TO THE US AND THEY SUDDENLY BECAME MAJOR PLAYER.

The shitty terms of the loans and the lend-lease the Americans gave to us during and after the war played a big part in this too. On the verge of bankruptcy we had to give up on a lot of our cutting research and handed it over to the US to pick up where we left off.

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