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>> No. 89200 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 12:15 pm
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This man has never eaten a crisp before in his life.
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>> No. 89233 Anonymous
28th February 2020
Friday 12:21 pm
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>>89231
>"Is that the grim reaper? Not the one sat down, behind him."
Very good.
>> No. 89234 Anonymous
28th February 2020
Friday 12:28 pm
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>>89233

>"Steve, you're shouting at crisps"

My personal favourite, it's only the second one I read but I know it won't be topped.
>> No. 89235 Anonymous
28th February 2020
Friday 12:39 pm
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>>89232
The yanks lap it up, too. Wendy's, the burger chain, has made itself infamous for its Twitter "sass", I had a look and for the most part it just seemed that they were being unnecessarily rude. I've worked various customer-facing jobs, I know better than most that customers can be right cunts, but I don't think the correct response is to be a cunt right back.
>> No. 89236 Anonymous
28th February 2020
Friday 12:42 pm
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>>89235
It is if that gets you more views.

>> No. 89237 Anonymous
28th February 2020
Friday 12:42 pm
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>>89235

>but I don't think the correct response is to be a cunt right back.

It depends on the context really, if you're afraid of losing your job being a cunt right back is definitely a no-no. If your CEO makes your job description "be a cunt right back" that innate fear you feel about being a cunt to a cunt in your own workplace environment just evaporates.

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>> No. 431786 Anonymous
28th October 2019
Monday 8:03 am
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New midweek thread: Let's enter Robot Wars edition.
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>> No. 434971 Anonymous
28th February 2020
Friday 10:05 am
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>>434970

Are you from the future where we get mobile support? Honestly I didn't think it would ever happen. What's the year 2100 like? When does Celine Dion die? Is she graceful about it?
>> No. 434972 Anonymous
28th February 2020
Friday 10:54 am
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Why is an ice cream van driving around, tune blazing, at 10:54 on a wet Friday morning?
>> No. 434973 Anonymous
28th February 2020
Friday 11:25 am
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>>434972

Drugs.
>> No. 434974 Anonymous
28th February 2020
Friday 11:35 am
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>>434972
I've been noticing them all week. Wouldn't be at all surprised if it was drugs but you'd think the police would cotton on.
>> No. 434975 Anonymous
28th February 2020
Friday 11:54 am
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>>434968

Didn't ask if you did.

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>> No. 21511 Anonymous
28th February 2020
Friday 9:27 am
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Paul Gascoigne explains infamous attempt to 'save' killer Raoul Moat 10 years ago

“I just remember that I was in a taxi, I had a fishing rod, some chicken, four cans of lager and a fishing jacket,” he said. “I thought that I could take Raoul Moat fishing because he was near a river. I told the taxi driver ‘head for the airport’ and then when we got to Newcastle airport I said ‘head for Rothbury’. The taxi driver said ‘you are not going where I think you are going?’ And I said ‘yes I am’.”

He added: “I was telling the taxi driver I could save him. I told him: Listen, I have been through so much, I am the best therapist in the world, I can save him’. I think that I genuinely believed that.”

When he got out, the driver did not ask for the fare and Gazza headed straight for the police cordon where Moat was surrounded in a field in the Northumberland village of Rothbury. “I said ‘Where’s Moaty?’,” he recalled, in an exclusive interview near his Bournemouth home. “Someone said to me ‘Do you know him? and I said ‘No don’t’.”

Unaware that his arrival was breaking live on TV news, Gazza’s appearance at the scene triggered rumours about how he knew Moat. “People were saying he was my friend, and then my cousin,” he added. In reality, they had never met. “I walked into a local B&B, saw myself on TV thought ‘oh shit,” he said. “I went to the house where I was staying, got half way up the lamp post and fell off.”


https://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/news/paul-gascoigne-explains-infamous-attempt-21591419

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>> No. 28571 Anonymous
17th May 2019
Friday 1:05 am
/101/28571 Minor Rants and Piss-Offs, Mark VIII
It appears largethreadmodlad has also locked the previous iteration of this thread; Mark VIII it is, then.

I take perfect care of my nails. I don't bite them, I cut in the standard flat formation every 3-5 days, and scrub under them in the shower. So why the actual fuck are my cuticles bleeding? Putting the plaster over to catch the blood means I can't play my bass properly, and that pisses me off.
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>> No. 29614 Anonymous
26th February 2020
Wednesday 12:29 am
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I've torn my arsehole again.
>> No. 29615 Anonymous
26th February 2020
Wednesday 7:14 am
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>>29614
Try a bit of frozen potato.

https://metro.co.uk/2020/02/20/dont-treat-piles-shoving-frozen-potatoes-bum-12274281/
>> No. 29616 Anonymous
26th February 2020
Wednesday 8:45 am
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>>29615

I prefer to stick chips in at the other end, which may explain the dismal state of my arsehole.
>> No. 29617 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 4:46 pm
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Well done to Manchester for being equally hostile to cyclists, pedestrians and motor vehicles.
>> No. 29618 Anonymous
28th February 2020
Friday 1:20 am
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Can someone please stop this epidemic of websites done entirely in fucking JavaScript so when one little thing goes wrong you get no content whatsoever?

Ger'aff moi lawn!

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>> No. 12418 Anonymous
16th July 2018
Monday 5:05 pm
/job/12418 Merchant Navy
Hi Lads, cadet from the travel-working thread here - I think the MN might be an interesting topic to discuss, especially as some other lads have questions.

I can only speak from the perspective of someone starting a cadetship, so can't contribute much, other than my agreement at the poster saying that it seems to be a good way out for someone without qualifications but a willingness to do the graft.
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>> No. 13213 Anonymous
20th July 2019
Saturday 8:57 pm
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>>13212
I'd like to shadow the people in the position I'll eventually be filling IYKWIM.
>> No. 13229 Anonymous
22nd July 2019
Monday 9:10 pm
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Join the Merchant Navy they said, it's great they said, you definitely won't get held hostage by the Iranians they said.
>> No. 13230 Anonymous
28th July 2019
Sunday 9:29 pm
13230 Thanks lads!
Joined up as a result of this thread. Just got back from Afghanistan today. What an experience.
>> No. 13231 Anonymous
28th July 2019
Sunday 10:48 pm
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>>13230
Landlocked Afghanistan?
>> No. 13370 Anonymous
28th February 2020
Friday 12:14 am
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>>13230

What was your function onboard?

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>> No. 11742 Anonymous
3rd May 2019
Friday 6:12 pm
/beat/11742 What you feeling right now? Part V: Bach it up
Time for a new thread.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ebjXsc0UjdQ
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>> No. 12284 Anonymous
20th February 2020
Thursday 9:29 pm
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>>12283
>I've dated a lot of manic pixie dream girls in my time
So they don't work then?
>> No. 12285 Anonymous
20th February 2020
Thursday 10:00 pm
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>>12284

I'm not sure what you are expecting or asking. We have fun but they are by and largely completely mental with no ability to commit.
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21st February 2020
Friday 10:58 pm
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>> No. 12287 Anonymous
22nd February 2020
Saturday 7:04 pm
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>>12273
This band produce some really good music.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h4ZMjzV8IFQ
>> No. 12290 Anonymous
28th February 2020
Friday 12:12 am
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>> No. 21041 Anonymous
24th January 2020
Friday 5:58 pm
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Lads are you worried about the coronavirus?

I've purposely not read up about it. Mainly because the SARS, Swine Flu, Bird Flu and Ebola threat was over-hyped by the media. Prediction wise, I think after several months it will be contained and everyone will eventually forget about it.

What do you think?
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>> No. 21506 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 1:27 pm
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>>21505

>a full blown cunt off has ensued

Welcome to .gs, ladm8.
>> No. 21507 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 10:46 pm
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I’ve got a really shitty feeling about this.
>> No. 21508 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 10:50 pm
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>>21507

It's probably coronavirus. Do you have a will?
>> No. 21509 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 11:15 pm
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>>21508
No, I’m exceedingly indifferent.
>> No. 21510 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 11:24 pm
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>>21508
It sounds more like dysentery.

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>> No. 65019 YubYub
27th February 2020
Thursday 9:08 pm
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Pfft. That's some "pandemic".
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>> No. 65020 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 9:27 pm
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What the hell, Italy. All they eat there is tomatoes.
>> No. 65022 Crabkiller
27th February 2020
Thursday 10:13 pm
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>>65019
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Exponential_growth

(Or at least it would be closer to exponential in China if it wasn't for the fact that they keep changing how they count cases.)

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>> No. 23351 Anonymous
22nd February 2020
Saturday 10:43 pm
/e/23351 Inappropiate Video Game Content
There's actually a game on the BBC Micro called fapper!
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>> No. 23379 Anonymous
26th February 2020
Wednesday 10:40 pm
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>>23377
I don't know where I got the name from, it's wrong. They're Relius' Astral finishing moves. Taken from Central Fiction, apparently present in earlier titles too though.
>> No. 23380 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 1:41 am
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>>23376
To be fair (and to add a bit of context to >>23374) a common refrain from people who draw for a living is that the easiest way to actually make money on commissions is by finding a niche interest and draw lewd material for it, even if they have no particular interest in the material themselves. It's like a blacksmith banging out yet another gate to keep cashflow going at that point.
>> No. 23381 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 12:26 pm
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>>23379
Ah that makes sense. Never played as or against Relius much, and Astral Finishes don't get pulled off very often, so I've just never seen that content.
>> No. 23384 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 7:48 pm
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Oh, not judging them, or anyone else who wants to draw porn for a living. It doesn't hurt anyone else, I don't see how it's any of my concern.

I note that Skullgirls got into some controversy going the other direction, editing sprites to take out some of the panty shots. It seems like an odd choice to me, given the game had been out for years by the time they elected to do this. By that point anyone who'd be offended by that stuff must have already made up their mind. There were some mutterings about this being an attempt to make it esports-friendly, but I find it hard to believe the developers had any such pretensions, not least because they left plenty of equally racy content in there anyway.
>> No. 23385 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 7:49 pm
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>>23384
Not my captioning. For better or worse, I suspect I will manage to forget.

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>> No. 87242 Anonymous
10th November 2019
Sunday 10:49 am
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She's our only hope.
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>> No. 89140 Anonymous
20th February 2020
Thursday 1:16 pm
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>>89138

I'd rather make quinoa and copies of The Guardian give moderate levels of mercury poisoning, although I suspect they already do.
>> No. 89141 Anonymous
20th February 2020
Thursday 2:09 pm
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If you want people you disagree with dead, at least have the bollocks to violently threaten them with maniacal schemes and demented abuse, you pack of fannies.
>> No. 89142 Anonymous
21st February 2020
Friday 8:14 am
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>>89141

I do not want them dead, I want them childless. The couple of filthy chavs living in the flat next to me had eight children, all taken away by the Social Services. Maybe it would have been cheaper to offer the chavette a tubal ligature in change for a lifetime supply of cheap cider. It’s like the starting scene of Idiocracy
>> No. 89199 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 7:32 am
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Starmer in the first round.
>> No. 89218 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 5:23 pm
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>>89199
Not much of a surprise since she's the spiritual successor to Corbz, the Momentum Mandemz all jumped on board after Ed lost.

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>> No. 19768 Anonymous
6th February 2015
Friday 8:29 pm
/e/19768 What are you playing right now?
I figured I'd make an /e/ equivalent of that great, big /beat/ thread.

Recently I have been slogging away on XCOM: Enemy Within with the Long War mod. Humanity is doomed as I'm simply incapable of holding back the torrent of battleships the aliens keep hurling at me.

It's bloody fun though.
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>> No. 23316 Anonymous
4th February 2020
Tuesday 10:13 pm
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>>23315
Blizzard of old are gone, it's quite sad really. Whoever is in charge over there now clearly doesn't give a fuck.
>> No. 23342 Anonymous
9th February 2020
Sunday 10:39 pm
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>>23315
I saw Reforged as their last chance to win back fan support after the Hong Kong thing and Diablo Mobile, but they fucked up even a reskin of a 17 year old game. It's almost impressive how far they've fallen. It's a shame, I was really looking forward to Reforged as WCIII is the only RTS I've enjoyed, but I'm glad I held off on preordering.
>> No. 23350 Anonymous
19th February 2020
Wednesday 7:18 pm
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The Bioshock games, via the Remaster collection on PS4. It's been nearly 13 years since Bioshock was released, I was in my early 20s at the time and I remember being blown away by the graphics - I'd never seen anything quite like it. Looking at it now it's striking, games just haven't got all that much prettier. I think it sits right on the knee of the curve for 3D graphics, it's been diminishing returns ever since; looking back at what was released 13 years before Bioshock, we'd be talking original Doom. Things have definitely slowed down.

I tried the sequel, which I really enjoyed at the time (more so than the original, if I'm honest), but it isn't grabbing me. Don't think I'll bother installing Infinite, I played enough of that when it was new.
>> No. 23382 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 3:18 pm
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>>23350
The first BS is still bloody incredible.
Suprised they've not tried to ram VR in it yet.
>> No. 23383 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 4:03 pm
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>>23350

Is there a mod that puts the left/right handed combat from 2/Infinite into BS1?

I tried to revisit it myself when the remaster came out, it is a very fond memory of a game for me, but I'd completely forgotten how clunky the combat felt in the first one.

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>> No. 425684 Anonymous
5th April 2019
Friday 11:36 pm
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So am I the only one who is getting a bit annoyed by this whole Greta Thunberg cult, or am I just too much of a cold hearted cynic that the world would be better off without?

I don't doubt the legitimate concern of her generation over climate change, after all it will fall to them to sort out the utter fucking mess that we have left the planet in, but all the awards that she is now being showered with are IMO just middle aged and old people's guilt over their own failure to save the planet's climate despite having had decades of prior warning, and who lost their way and succumbed to high carbon footprint consumerism somewhere between 1990s road protest villages and today's school runs in a 4x4. None of it feels sincere or genuine, it's more like, yeah, just take all these awards and shut the hell up already.

And parents whose children now protest every Friday or so are now engaging in pissing matches on twitter and Instagram to show off which one of their kids gets the most involved. As one commenter said, nothing good has ever come of a youth protest movement that was applauded by parents.
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>> No. 434960 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 7:29 am
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>>434957
Who actually is the most famous German bad guy?
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27th February 2020
Thursday 8:37 am
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>>434960
Mengele?
>> No. 434963 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 8:44 am
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>>434960

Hans Gruber.
>> No. 434964 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 12:22 pm
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>>434960

Boris Becker
>> No. 434965 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 3:47 pm
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Frank Farian.




(bit niche, I know)

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>> No. 14071 Anonymous
26th November 2017
Sunday 1:32 pm
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>Self-taught rocket scientist plans launch to test flat Earth theory

>‘Mad’ Mike Hughes, 61, plans to reach an altitude of 1,800ft over California in his home-made steam-powered rocket

>Science is littered with tales of visionaries who paid for pioneering research to prove their theories, and this weekend “Mad” Mike Hughes is hoping to join them. He plans to launch a homemade rocket in California as part of a bid to eventually prove that the Earth is flat.

>Hughes has spent $20,000 (£15,000) building the steam-powered rocket in his spare time, and will be livestreaming the launch over the internet. The self-described daredevil says he switched his focus to rockets after twice breaking his back doing stunt jumps in cars.

>“I don’t believe in science,” declared the 61-year-old. “I know about aerodynamics and fluid dynamics and how things move through the air. But that’s not science, that’s just a formula.”



>‘Mad’ Mike
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>> No. 21447 Anonymous
25th February 2020
Tuesday 12:31 am
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I saw something on TV a while ago about a Young Earth Creationist who has devoted his life to offering guided tours through the Grand Canyon where he attempts to convince visitors that evolution and the idea that the Earth is anything more than 8,000 years old are complete bollocks, and that the Grand Canyon itself is proof.

I think his position wasn't so much that astronomy and geology are a hoax, but he incessantly went on about things like, the only reason you find fossils of marine species at the top of mountains is that they are remnants of the biblical Great Flood. And that it was simply impossible that mountains could have formed from seafloor sediment, because the vertical distance of in some cases several miles could not have been overcome in the 8,000 years that the Earth was really actually old. So it was kind of a mish mash by a homeschooled born-again git throwing together scientific fact that he understood nothing about and audacious Bible claims that were drummed into him in the worst kind of way, but he was so adamant that the Grand Canyon's rock formations proved the Young Earth idea, it was kind of just really sad to see.
>> No. 21449 Anonymous
25th February 2020
Tuesday 12:54 am
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Gravity warps space, right?
What if, outside of the affect of gravity, space could be thought of as 'flat'? What kind of process would require mapping of reality in such a way? Doesn't gravity affect time, as well?
>> No. 21450 Anonymous
25th February 2020
Tuesday 1:24 am
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After watching the behind the curve documentary I went and did a bit of research into various things output by various parties in the film.


The motive seems to largely be believing they are smarter than everyone else.

That at some point people believed based on current data (in Renaissance) that the world was round,but as modern technology came along it proved that theory incorrect, specifically that people reached the edge in Antartica. Now they are either too embarrassed to admit they were wrong as it will make science look stupid, or think it would cause mass chaos as people react to the news.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OnOzOZ2KW4s


Part of this is based on what until relatively recently wha modern flat eart was. A tool for a theoretical exercise to promte critical thinking and challenge commonly held beliefs, that was co-opted by people who started to believe the arguments being put forward.
>> No. 21503 Anonymous
26th February 2020
Wednesday 11:26 pm
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>A tool for a theoretical exercise to promte critical thinking and challenge commonly held beliefs, that was co-opted by people who started to believe the arguments being put forward.


I guess it then sort of falls into epistemology, which is for the most part just academic self pleasure, but has some interesting approaches to the challenging of beliefs that are held to be entirely true facts.

It's like that whole argument of whether you exist, and how you know you exist. On the one hand, it can be a brilliant philosophical question that requires all the sharpness of your mind. But then some gits start telling you that they think we live in the Matrix.
>> No. 21504 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 11:23 am
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I'd argue epistemology is the most important topic there is. It does result in self torture though as you just constantly spot the bad arguments that people prefer and pick over the truth, mostly when they agree with what they thought anyway.

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>> No. 29449 Anonymous
26th February 2020
Wednesday 9:23 pm
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Relationships. I'm in (and likely near the end of) my first serious one. When we met, I felt I was more attractive, and had the power. Over the past year things have gradually shifted. Now I feel like a worm. Happened to you?
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>> No. 29450 Anonymous
26th February 2020
Wednesday 9:32 pm
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>>29449
A normal part of the healing process. Happens to most of us.
>> No. 29451 Anonymous
26th February 2020
Wednesday 10:22 pm
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>Over the past year things have gradually shifted. Now I feel like a worm.

Elaborate? Doesn't sound like a healthy dynamic to me.

What happened?
>> No. 29452 Anonymous
26th February 2020
Wednesday 11:30 pm
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>When we met, I felt I was more attractive, and had the power.

Oh so that's alright then. As long as the relationship dynamic was tilted in your favour everything was hunky-dory.
>> No. 29453 Anonymous
27th February 2020
Thursday 12:38 am
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Incredibly vague OP, but I'm gonna make a philosophical soliloquy based on what I think you're hinting at anyway.

In most relationships I believe you have a dominant and a submissive half, and as long as the individuals involved are both in the position that feels natural to them everything will go smoothly. It's not inherently better or worse for the man to be in charge or not, the important part is if that lines up with the individual's personality. When those roles start to slip out of alignment that's when friction occurs.

I don't think it's necessarily healthy to expect the individual in question to somehow adjust themselves; it can work but I think it's usually more likely to result in conflict and suppression of healthy self esteem. People change over time and usually a shift in this dynamic represents a drift apart, outgrowing that partnership, if you will. We are taught that couples should exist for love and love alone, but in truth a person's financial status, direction in life, their ambitions and long term trajectory are very important. We shouldn't be ashamed to admit it if we are no longer a perfect fit. Sometimes life can take us down converging paths.

(There's also neutral relationships that share power and responsibilities equally, but I think they are much less common, and most people who think they are in one probably aren't. This is very broad stroke stuff. It's also not impossible for the other partner to change or adapt so that the partnership is complimentary again later down the line. But again rare.)
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27th February 2020
Thursday 7:03 am
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A lot of people don't say how they feel and over time end up in a state of appeasement. After the honeymoon period problems start happening and the trouble is that women often like to talk more than men. I had, and other males I know have, a tendency to just let the sadness build and go with the other person which leads to feeling terrible. Read 'No More Mr.Nice Guy".

You do have people that have been together for a while that cannot say the simplest of things to each other, or have a discussion about anything but the weather.

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>> No. 23560 Anonymous
16th November 2016
Wednesday 6:49 pm
/emo/23560 Minor angst and existential dread, Mk. I
We tend to have a lot of repeated threads here, but I also get the feeling people don't tend to post in /emo/ unless it's a big issue.

With this in mind I suggest that we have a thread for stuff that's got you down a bit and you need to get off your chest, without it being major enough to make an entire thread devoted to it. We can also use it as a go-to for minor relationship advice, work problems, social drama, and things like that.

Everyone gets down from time to time, let's put some Sisters of Mercy on and wallow together for a while.
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>> No. 29444 Anonymous
21st February 2020
Friday 5:01 am
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If you don't want to discuss, that's fine, but I can't help but be curious about the "head trauma in his house alone". Did he fall down in the stairs, or in the shower? Something else?
>> No. 29445 Anonymous
21st February 2020
Friday 11:30 am
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No idea I'm afraid. Police found the body and that is all they said, and that it wasn't suspicious.

I suspect his parents got given a fuller picture (they were the ones who called the police also because he wasn't answering the door) but I've never spoken to them.

A friend talked to the local police about it to get confirmation I don't think they volunteered any additional information.
>> No. 29446 Anonymous
26th February 2020
Wednesday 10:19 am
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"What helps your mood and anxiety to get better?"

If I knew that I wouldn't be doing CBT, would I?!

>>29443
Nah, it's over.
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26th February 2020
Wednesday 11:36 am
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>>29446

You'd be surprised how many people with mental health issues are the equivalent of:

"My face hurts"
"Why does your face hurt?"
"I don't know, hmmm Ikeep slapping myself in the face"
"You should stop doing that?"
"Why would that help?"
"Just try it"
"I did it for 5mins my face still stings"
"Try it for at least a week"

I'm not saying that's your issue, but I think we all know someone who does these things to themselves and we see the 'easy fix'. And therapists probably look for the easy win of those cases first, some probably forget that there are those that isn't a solution for.
>> No. 29448 Anonymous
26th February 2020
Wednesday 7:04 pm
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>>29447

Through my CBT I was told that emotions are the last thing to change, so I could start exercising today but probably wouldn't really notice much change until after a year or so. I think they often look for something easy and obvious that you can 'do'.

>>29446

Politely but- they can't tell you what makes you feel better. I felt the same as you before and I'd loathe these questions. The chances are that there are at least some things you can do to relieve your mood at least a little. If you're in CBT then then it's likely that you need to learn about how you react to stuff and what you can do to make yourself feel better.

The fact that you are annoyed by the question is why you need to really think about the question.

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>> No. 89143 Anonymous
25th February 2020
Tuesday 2:04 am
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This man is going to be the next President of the United States, and it's going to be fucking awesome.
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>> No. 89193 Anonymous
26th February 2020
Wednesday 9:26 am
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>>89192
That doesn't really work as a retort when what you've linked to isn't as you've described it.
>> No. 89194 Anonymous
26th February 2020
Wednesday 9:51 am
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>>89192

I scrolled your linked tweet for longer than I should have done. Not a single person I saw stated or implied removing education to prevent propaganda is a good idea as you suggested they did. The confusion may have arisen because of almost every post rebuking the implication that American education is free of propaganda by reciting their experience of 'pledging allegiance to the American flag and the Republic for which it stands every morning,' 'almost failing a history exam because the teacher didn't believe the eugenics movement existed' and a link to a Guardian article expressing outrage that some American school textbooks still referred to slaves as workers.

Here is the original tweet for context on why these people responded as they did.

From @PolitiFact
>.@BernieSanders was right about Cuba's literacy push in 1961. Over 700,000 people learned to read and write. They also got a hefty dose of ideology. <link removed>

If anything the people responding seem to be pro-Bernie, with PolitiFact making a politically charged statement that doesn't condemn American education in any way but merely adds context to what I assume was a statement Bernie made about how the Cubans gave the population literacy out of the goodness of their heart with no ulterior motive.

It's thought processes like yours that make me laugh at Americans. Please don't import that kind of thinking over here.
>> No. 89196 Anonymous
26th February 2020
Wednesday 10:01 am
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>>89194

I don't stand by what I posted at near 2am.
>> No. 89197 Anonymous
26th February 2020
Wednesday 10:09 am
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>>89196

We've all been there mate. I once saw someone mention Jill Dando when I was on a similar mad one and it took me a while to process what was going on. She's still dead btw.
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26th February 2020
Wednesday 11:29 am
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>> No. 8754 Anonymous
2nd December 2018
Sunday 3:43 am
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Any of you lads watching this?
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>> No. 8890 Anonymous
25th February 2020
Tuesday 9:31 pm
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Does this mean cosplayers are actually much harder than boxers?
>> No. 8891 Anonymous
25th February 2020
Tuesday 10:55 pm
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>>8890
U WOT M8?
>> No. 8892 Anonymous
26th February 2020
Wednesday 12:58 am
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>>8885

Not the busted eardrum, then?

Also, what's the etiquette for spoiler tags for events like this? I closed this tab earlier at work today because I recorded the fight to watch tonight.

I mean, I don't mind not coming here for a few days, but I would have been somewhat upset if there'd been a CAN'T BELIEVE X WON post in /sfw/.
>> No. 8893 Anonymous
26th February 2020
Wednesday 8:28 am
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>>8889
Since when have casually racist caricatures been acceptable around here?
>> No. 8894 Anonymous
26th February 2020
Wednesday 8:31 am
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>>8893

Well are purps got dumped by a darkie some time around the referendum so ever since then we've gone from Guardian reading wankers to Mail reading wankers. It's the same amount of wank but with a different flavour. Look, I can say wog now. Wog. Wog wog wog.

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>> No. 65001 Are Moaty
25th February 2020
Tuesday 9:50 am
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James Grundy,
Born on a Monday,
Got his knob out on Tuesday,
Stood for councillor on Wednesday,
Got elected on Thursday,
Apologised on Friday,
Resigned on Saturday,
Vanished on Sunday.
That was the end,
Of James Grundy.
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>> No. 65011 YubYub
25th February 2020
Tuesday 2:51 pm
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Is there something the matter with his mouth?
>> No. 65012 Ambulancelad
25th February 2020
Tuesday 6:33 pm
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>>65011
Yes, he's a politician.
>> No. 65014 Moralfag
25th February 2020
Tuesday 6:56 pm
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>>65011
The more I look at it the weirder it looks. I think he just doesn't have much experience with smiling.
>> No. 65017 Auntiefucker
25th February 2020
Tuesday 10:56 pm
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>>65014
His face looks like it has been glued onto another persons head.
>> No. 65018 Anonymous
25th February 2020
Tuesday 11:47 pm
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>>65011

He's from Wigan, they all look a bit wonky up there.

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>> No. 23810 Anonymous
31st December 2011
Saturday 10:22 pm
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Since this image wasn't that well received in The Ginger Thread, and by the recommendation of some lad in /b/: this is the "Guilty Would" thread.

Post women which aren't generically attractive, but which (for whatever reason) you'd shag the heck out of given the chance.
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>> No. 40960 Anonymous
8th February 2020
Saturday 11:25 pm
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>>40959
Just wanted an excuse to stumble across them, to be honest.

"Well, I was scrolling through /*/ and Sue Perkins' lovely breasts just happened to be there, so it'd be rude not to have a look."
>> No. 40961 Anonymous
8th February 2020
Saturday 11:42 pm
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>>40960

I'm not ungrateful for the reminder.

Mmmm.
>> No. 40962 Anonymous
8th February 2020
Saturday 11:53 pm
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>>40958

GOD MAKE MAGIC I WANT TO LICK HER AND SPAFF ON HER TITS
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16th February 2020
Sunday 6:16 pm
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25th February 2020
Tuesday 8:39 pm
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>> No. 64649 Ambulancelad
7th January 2020
Tuesday 9:51 pm
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Is he putting it on?
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>> No. 65009 R4GE
25th February 2020
Tuesday 1:04 pm
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>>65006

Do you mean in a technical legal sense or in a societal sense? Because if you mean the legal sense it doesn't really matter since rape is a jury trial, since laws exist to serve society, or should at least, it's the societal definition that matters, so you're wrong, womanlad.
>> No. 65010 Auntiefucker
25th February 2020
Tuesday 2:21 pm
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Are Mubarak did similar and now he's dead.
>> No. 65013 Samefag
25th February 2020
Tuesday 6:35 pm
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>>65010
He fucked a disgusting old man in a weatherspoons bog?
>> No. 65015 Crabkiller
25th February 2020
Tuesday 8:19 pm
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>>65007

jIMMY saville LIED TO YOU IN SCHOOL
>> No. 65016 Anonymous
25th February 2020
Tuesday 8:31 pm
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>>65003

I'VE HEARD THAT WINONA RYDER HAD A ROLE FOR SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE. GWYNETH PALTROW WAS HER FRIEND AT THE TIME. SHE READ THE SCRIPT AND FANCIED THE ROLE FOR HERSELF. PALTROW WENT QUID PRO QUO WITH A BIT OF KNOB POLISHING WITH WEINSTEIN AND WINONA WAS DUMPED. THEIR FREINDSHIP ENDED ON THE BACK OF THIS. ONCE THE WEINSTEIN ACCUSERS CAME OUT, PALTROW JOINED IN AND ACCUSED HIM OF SEXUAL ASSAULT.

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