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>> No. 4012 Anonymous
14th December 2012
Friday 9:36 am
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Stickied
Applying for JSA links
http://pastebin.com/5vJCh4HQ
http://www.urban75.com/Action/Jsa/jsa2.html
Both are a little out of date.
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>> No. 12783 Anonymous
8th December 2018
Saturday 10:12 am
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>>12782

No problem, if I stay 2 days without taking 'prol and 'mide I am unable to walk 20 meters without gasping for air.
>> No. 13283 Anonymous
16th September 2019
Monday 6:23 am
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How long is a "month's notice"?
Is it 28 days/4 weeks or if I hand my notice in on the 5th, I'm expected to be there till the 5th the next month?
>> No. 13285 Anonymous
16th September 2019
Monday 6:42 am
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>>13283
Write the date you want to leave on your notice as 28 days from the day you hand it in. Let them argue if they want to.
>> No. 13287 Anonymous
16th September 2019
Monday 10:28 am
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>>13283

Most likely a working month, so four weeks. If they meant a calendar month everyone would just wait until February to quit.

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>> No. 64069 Billbob
13th September 2019
Friday 12:59 pm
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Don't forget to oil your shredder.
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>> No. 64080 Moralfag
15th September 2019
Sunday 1:38 pm
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>>64079

Sorry Redditlad, should I have ended my post with an /s?
>> No. 64081 Auntiefucker
15th September 2019
Sunday 1:49 pm
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>>64080
YOU BETTER STEP BACK OR I'LL DOWN VOTE YOU
>> No. 64083 Are Moaty
15th September 2019
Sunday 8:49 pm
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>>64079

your mum has a stinky shredder slot.
>> No. 64084 Crabkiller
16th September 2019
Monday 1:58 am
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>>64083
TOO MUCH RAPE SEED?
>> No. 64085 R4GE
16th September 2019
Monday 10:26 am
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>>64080

no m8 you should have been funnier

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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. 430512 Anonymous
15th September 2019
Sunday 9:47 pm
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Looks like there will be no more winter sport in the future.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/2019/09/12/could-global-warming-spell-demise-winter-sports-these-athletes-told-congress-thats-their-fear/?noredirect=on
>> No. 430514 Anonymous
15th September 2019
Sunday 10:30 pm
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>>430512
If anything's waking the septics up it's the loss of sports.
https://www.cbsnews.com/news/cbs-news-poll-most-americans-say-climate-change-should-be-addressed-now-2019-09-15/
>> No. 430515 Anonymous
15th September 2019
Sunday 11:29 pm
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>>430514

Bad news for ARE Eddie as well.
>> No. 430516 Anonymous
16th September 2019
Monday 12:35 am
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>>430469
What did they do over here? I thought Rage Against The Boomers were only big in America.
>> No. 430518 Anonymous
16th September 2019
Monday 2:27 am
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>>430516

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Pinch-Boomers-Childrens-Future-Should/dp/1848872321/

http://www.if.org.uk/research/

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>> No. 63931 Moralfag
15th August 2019
Thursday 10:12 pm
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Someone was paid, most likely a fair bit of money, to come up with the idea of tackling knife crime by messages on fried chicken boxes.
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>> No. 63998 Anonymous
18th August 2019
Sunday 8:08 am
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>>63989

The poverty line has stayed the same. The cost of living has increased. Looking at one graph in isolation doesn't prove anything.

I'm not a hand wringing guardian type, I'm the type who fully understands darkies do the stabbing and eat fuckloads of fried chicken. But their problems are cultural as well as political and economic. It does nobody any good to try and blame one thing and one thing alone, because it makes them feel uncomfortable exploring the impact of other factors.

Left wingers don't want to admit black people might need a sitting down and telling how to raise their kids not to be thugs. Right wing people don't want to admit their economic policies are clearly and obviously worsening the situation. Politicians in general don't want to admit they've been steadfastly ignoring any and all opportunity to deal with issues like this at the core of our society for fucking decades.
>> No. 63999 R4GE
18th August 2019
Sunday 9:25 am
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People like the "one neat trick that solves complex societal problem" rather than the nuanced incremental changes, or at least the media do because it's easier to get their heads around and report on a radical quick fix.

Politicians also love something that can be condensed into a sound bite. At the current time, unsurprisingly, most of the noise is about A Levels and university admissions; Labour want students to apply to university after they have their results because they claim that poorer students are most likely to have their grades predicted too low and will end up accepting an unconditional offer from a 'lesser' university than they would be admitted to based on their actual grades.

This appears to be a good thing but in isolation it is an oversimplification of a wider and more complex issue. We should also be asking why teachers in disadvantaged areas are much more likely to under-predict the grades of their students; the Sutton trust found that they tend to have the greatest misconceptions about Oxbridge and are far less likely to encourage pupils to study there. Are they more jaded and does this rub off into their teaching? Do they have much less belief and optimism for their students? Are they less engaged with their students, perhaps due to larger class sizes and more disruptive children, so they don't actually know them well enough to predict their grades with as much accuracy? If we want to emulate the likes of Finland then it's clear that we need to be almost halving class sizes. We should also be asking whether students from poorer backgrounds are given even support to understand how important where you study actually is and that a degree from the university of Manchester is far more valuable than a degree from Manchester met. We should be asking whether we have too many 'lesser' institutions and if some of these should be converted into polys. We should be asking why so many universities are making unconditional offers in the first place. We should be asking whether too many students are going to university. You get the idea, otherwise you're just papering over the cracks.
>> No. 64075 Anonymous
14th September 2019
Saturday 4:13 pm
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Targeting chicken shops was racist, they said.

>Man dies after Lewisham chicken shop fight

>A man has died after a fight at a chicken shop in London.
>The Met said two men suffered stab wounds and head injuries in a fight in Downham Way, Lewisham, at about 23:55 BST on Friday.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-49700338
>> No. 64076 YubYub
14th September 2019
Saturday 8:05 pm
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>>64075
Wasn't someone else stabbed to death in a KFC in London the other day?
>> No. 64082 YubYub
15th September 2019
Sunday 6:48 pm
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>>64075

But was this chicken shop participating in #knifefree?

It might well have saved somebody's life.

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>> No. 6963 Anonymous
14th April 2019
Sunday 7:43 pm
/lit/6963 Books by women
It's dawned on me that, other than a novel written by a former work colleague, I haven't read a book written by a woman in over a decade. This hasn't been a conscious decision, it's just that the books I've tended to gravitate towards happen to have been written by men. However I feel I should make a conscious effort to read some, even if it's just to gain a different perspective on things.

Where should I start? Virginia Woolf? Jane Austen? Fleur Jaeggy? Dorothy Parker? Arundhati Roy? Olga Tokarczuk? Stella Gibbons?
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>> No. 7027 Anonymous
7th August 2019
Wednesday 10:01 pm
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I've finally finished my first book written by a woman since starting this thread, if a collection of short stories counts.

I don't think terse gothic horror is for me. I will report back when I get around to reading something else.
>> No. 7045 Anonymous
14th September 2019
Saturday 3:16 am
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>>6963
Alice Munro is a favorite of mine.
>> No. 7046 Anonymous
14th September 2019
Saturday 9:07 pm
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Pride and Prejudice is an easy, thoroughly enjoyable read.
>> No. 7047 Anonymous
14th September 2019
Saturday 11:27 pm
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>>6963

Just read books you indoctrinated wallop
>> No. 7048 Anonymous
15th September 2019
Sunday 10:07 am
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What?

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>> No. 7726 Anonymous
14th September 2019
Saturday 8:14 pm
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I received an email from my letting agency on Friday asking if I would like to renew my rental agreement for another year. I'm happy to do this and having looked around this place is still the best deal for me. My flat is a real gem and I was lucky to stumble across it.

Now, correct me if I'm overthinking this, but there's something on my mind following this sentence:
>If you would like to renew, please confirm to us in writing and we will discuss with your Landlord the terms under which they would also be happy to have you extend.

I'd like to continue paying what I am now because I'm a civil servant and our wages don't exactly follow inflation. The problem is that the flat on the ground-floor is currently advertised at a roughly 7% higher rent than what I'm paying and therefore getting close to my unaffordable mark.

How much groveling should I do in my response to try and get the landlord to agree to another year on the same rent? I've never lived in a place for longer than a year before so forgive the stupid question. I'm a good boy who always pays his rent on time and is never a bother to anyone so it could be justified on top of cutting out the faff.
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>> No. 7727 Anonymous
14th September 2019
Saturday 8:55 pm
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Unless you can point out something the landlord does not already know, then I don't see what difference any grovelling will make.
>> No. 7728 Anonymous
14th September 2019
Saturday 9:30 pm
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>>7726
It's a dance. You say you want to renew, they come back with a mostly reasonable figure and you go from there - it isn't usually a hassle.

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>> No. 430053 Anonymous
31st August 2019
Saturday 8:53 am
/b/430053 Literal "what are you feeling right now" thread
Shamelessly stealing the very excellent idea from >>/101/28964

Here is a place to post utterly inane observations about your current state of being.

---Start---

I like birds but starlings are a massive noisy pain in the arse.
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>> No. 430477 Anonymous
13th September 2019
Friday 1:53 pm
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This is some CKII Zoroastrian shit ITT.
>> No. 430490 Anonymous
13th September 2019
Friday 11:53 pm
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>>430408
Fair enough. I'm not even sure if I would want to meet the guy by this point.


>>430440
>>430418
Well, this has been a whole thing. My parents never explicitly told me I was the child of a donor, but I figured it out eventually. I am a bit of a spergic cunt with no idea how to act normally, and it was somewhat exaggerated during my teen years; it really shit my dad up that I went ahead and requested the info without consulting him, but I felt like it was my right to know. Family has never been even remotely important to me, but I feel it could be catastrophic in families with a strong bond.

>>430451
As I said yesterday, you don't have to look that similar to look similar enough.



Genetics is a complex thing, though. I don't really think I look like anyone on my mum's side, but my grandfather died in 1985, and both my grandmother and grandfather's individual parents (I'm not sure how to word this without it sounding like they shared parents; they did not) died when they were young, so there are few, if any pictures of any of my direct male lineage.
>> No. 430493 Anonymous
14th September 2019
Saturday 11:37 am
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>>430490

>I am a bit of a spergic cunt with no idea how to act normally


With future designer babies, that shouldn't happen anymore.
>> No. 430494 Anonymous
14th September 2019
Saturday 1:42 pm
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>>430493
Thank fuck. The world doesn't need any more wastes of resources like me.
>> No. 430495 Anonymous
14th September 2019
Saturday 3:29 pm
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>>430494

That's the spirit.

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>> ID: b90f68 No. 15036 Anonymous
14th September 2019
Saturday 12:10 am

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That manner of posting is rightly unnacceptable, but you modsods better not have given him one of your piss-takingly long bans, by which I mean anything over an hour.
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>> ID: cad645 No. 15037 Anonymous
14th September 2019
Saturday 10:08 am

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Posting like that directly affects all other readers, and breeds further disease.

Personally they should be banned for as long as it takes a person to learn how to write. Two years?

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>> No. 19143 Anonymous
29th April 2019
Monday 10:14 pm
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Rape victims among those to be asked to hand phones to police

Victims of crimes, including those alleging rape, are to be asked to hand their phones over to police - or risk prosecutions not going ahead.

Consent forms asking for permission to access information including emails, messages and photographs have been rolled out in England and Wales. It comes after a number of rape and serious sexual assault cases collapsed when crucial evidence emerged.

Victim Support said the move could stop victims coming forward. But police and prosecutors say the forms can plug a gap in the law which says complainants and witnesses cannot be forced to disclose relevant content from phones, laptops, tablets or smart watches.

Director of Public Prosecutions Max Hill said such digital information would only be looked at where it forms a "reasonable" line of inquiry, with material going before a court only if it meets stringent rules.


https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-48086244

This seems like a worrying turn of events and the unintended consequence of the political pressure to increase the number of rape convictions spearheaded by Alison Saunders.
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>> No. 20173 Anonymous
13th September 2019
Friday 5:28 pm
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>>20172
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1968/60/contents
>> No. 20174 Anonymous
13th September 2019
Friday 5:45 pm
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>>20166

So if a bird sodomises someone with a strap-on, it's not rape? If a bloke bum fucks you, it's not rape?

Blimey, you learn something new every day. I think we need a hashtag to sort this injustice out.
>> No. 20175 Anonymous
13th September 2019
Friday 5:48 pm
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>>20174
Reading comprehension not your strong point, is it?
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13th September 2019
Friday 5:53 pm
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>>20174

>Blimey, you learn something new every day


With the exception of the lads who make all those bold claims in the first place.
>> No. 20177 Anonymous
13th September 2019
Friday 11:32 pm
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>>20175

It should be noted that my post was intended to express shock and surprise, not disagreement or smart-arsery.

>>20176

Not sure what claims you're on about.

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>> No. 64049 R4GE
6th September 2019
Friday 3:06 pm
/iq/64049 GOOD NIGHT SWEET PRINCE
I didn't even know R Kelly was in hospital, but there you go.
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>> No. 64050 Paedofag
6th September 2019
Friday 3:21 pm
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>> No. 64070 Auntiefucker
13th September 2019
Friday 8:37 pm
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>> No. 64071 Ambulancelad
13th September 2019
Friday 9:36 pm
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7dxD2n91s1k

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>> No. 13264 Anonymous
13th September 2019
Friday 1:57 pm
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During my current job and my last job, I've been made to feel like the second choice candidate, despite eventually getting the position.

The first instance, I only heard about them considering another candidate until a couple of months in. They decided on somewhere else shortly after the interview, and I had to re-interview to get in. Tried not to take it personally and all that, it was a big step up for me after all.

This job really took the piss, though. I interviewed for a 100% position, which was eventually split between myself and another person 50%... the other half went to a closely-related family member of one of the interviewers, no less.

They didn't make me interview twice, but the other one ended up taking on the more simple and immediate tasks leaving me in the wind for months about what my job role actually was.

Is there something I'm doing wrong, here? Is it an indication of something? Is it just that hiring is often a process of elimination rather than selection?
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>> No. 13265 Anonymous
13th September 2019
Friday 2:35 pm
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Is there something I'm doing wrong, here?

Nothing I can see, the first story is just the fact of life these people have no prior relationship with you, I'm sure you are lovely but then I'm sure the other 50+ people who applied are lovely too. That's just life you are as mundane as the rest of us

The second is just bullshit nepotism, the last job I interview for it got into a farce by the end because they didn't want to admit I was the better candidate on paper but they wanted to hire someone else because they were the mate of the guy he'd be closely working with presumably because the likes of their bosses boss would be wholly unamused.
>> No. 13266 Anonymous
13th September 2019
Friday 6:54 pm
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For my career break I came second in a job interview. I later learnt that the admin head only wanted to hire women, something I've mentioned on /job/ before, so I lost out to someone who turned out to be useless but possessed a vagina. However, I impressed other people at the interview so that when someone went off on long-term sick I was hired on a temporary contract, which was eventually made permanent.

I'm now in a managerial position so I'm responsible for recruitment in my department. There's been occasions where there's been a dearth of suitable candidates. There's been other occasions where I've had to choose one from a number of strong candidates when any one of them would have absolutely walked it at on a different occasion, some of whom I've contacted when we've had a vacancy at a later date. You can try your absolute best but you can't control who you are up against. That's life.

There's no guarantee that an employer has a decent hiring process. For some reason the recruitment for the graduate scheme at work is done by the admin head and she is as thick as pig shit, which most likely explains why four out of the last five graduates recruited have turned out to be a mistake.

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>> No. 427901 Anonymous
23rd June 2019
Sunday 8:43 pm
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Has anyone ever attempted to make a foodstuff that is 100% useful to your body where none of it will be shat out the other end?
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>> No. 430480 Anonymous
13th September 2019
Friday 3:37 pm
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>>430474
Why are you so obsessed with this? It's like the super dinosaur from Jurassic World 2, just a less efficient way of killing someone than shooting them. You're trying to reinvent the wheel.
>> No. 430481 Anonymous
13th September 2019
Friday 4:30 pm
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>>430480
Think about it, lad. If you shoot someone then people will know about it. If you create biological weapons from the guts of people with autism and release them undetected in say, Finland, then you could turn it into a country of barely communicative stunted spergs without anyone being any the wiser.
>> No. 430482 Anonymous
13th September 2019
Friday 4:50 pm
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>>430481
And what are you going to do with it after, turn it into a zombie apocalypse theme park?
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13th September 2019
Friday 5:06 pm
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>>430481

>people with autism and release them undetected in say, Finland

I was going to post a picture of Pertti Pasanen, but I fear the mods' wrath.
>> No. 430484 Anonymous
13th September 2019
Friday 5:10 pm
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>>430482
Take over the world.

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>> ID: 98ca28 No. 15031 Anonymous
12th September 2019
Thursday 3:11 pm

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/shed/15031 Banner submission thread
Banner submission thread, I'll start.

For /iq/.
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>> ID: 3be52e No. 15032 Anonymous
12th September 2019
Thursday 4:58 pm

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>>15031
Kurskmerk sits unfinished and you think you’re getting a new banner? I envy your optimism.
>> ID: 98ca28 No. 15033 Anonymous
12th September 2019
Thursday 5:04 pm

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Define Kurskmerk
>> ID: d004e2 No. 15034 Anonymous
12th September 2019
Thursday 5:18 pm

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>>15033
It's part of the prophecy that came to one of the (now) mods in a dream.
>> ID: b89000 No. 15035 Anonymous
12th September 2019
Thursday 8:59 pm

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>>15033
It's coming soon

http://britfa.gs/6/

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>> No. 64041 Are Moaty
5th September 2019
Thursday 12:32 pm
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LXxW1d6q_mw
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>> No. 64064 Ambulancelad
12th September 2019
Thursday 2:49 pm
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>>64062

It's not a meme, it's a website.
>> No. 64065 Samefag
12th September 2019
Thursday 4:38 pm
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>>64064
Shouting the name of the website when there's a bit of argy-bargy going on is a meme. A dead one.
>> No. 64066 R4GE
12th September 2019
Thursday 5:49 pm
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>>64065

Whenever people argue about politics or race or the right spanner to use, I scream BRIIIITFAAAAGGSS at them.
>> No. 64067 Crabkiller
12th September 2019
Thursday 6:32 pm
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>>64066
I would kill to be in an environment where people routinely argue about hand tools.
>No no no, lad. That's not Phillips, that's a Pozi, you'll strip it if you keep doing that.
>> No. 64068 Ambulancelad
12th September 2019
Thursday 8:05 pm
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>>64064

Wasn't this Bebo's slogan for a while?

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>> No. 12898 Anonymous
23rd January 2019
Wednesday 3:27 pm
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I haven't had a job since 2005.

R8.
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>> No. 12905 Anonymous
23rd January 2019
Wednesday 4:41 pm
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>>12900

Do some voluntary work or ask at the Jobcentre about work placements. It'll help build your confidence, get you back into the habit of working and you'll get a reference. It shouldn't affect your benefits.

There are loads of local organisations who offer back-to-work support programmes for the long term unemployed. You could do a bit of Googling, or ask at the Jobcentre or Citizens Advice.

You might want to consider your education options. If you don't have many qualifications, taking a vocational course at your local FE college might be a good route back into work. A recent qualification on your CV shows employers that you're actually motivated to get back into work, rather than just applying for stuff because the Jobcentre told you to.

Self-employment is also an option worth considering. You can get free mentoring, a loan to cover your start-up costs and claim the New Enterprise Allowance for the first six months.
>> No. 12906 Anonymous
23rd January 2019
Wednesday 4:50 pm
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If you're disabled/mentally ill there are a lot of services which give advice to people with these conditions looking for work. I used a couple last year, and while they were a bit basic for me (I already had a half decent CV with a fair amount of work experience) I can see it would be useful for those who have less experience.
>> No. 12907 Anonymous
23rd January 2019
Wednesday 5:03 pm
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>>12904
The whole point of work is looking busy rather than actually doing work. Everyone in the finance team at Patisserie Valerie was so good at looking busy rather doing their jobs that they didn't notice there wasn't any money for them to shuffle around and those lovely people at Grant Thornton were so good at pretending to audit that they didn't notice it either.
>> No. 12908 Anonymous
23rd January 2019
Wednesday 8:03 pm
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Offer to do people's gardening, go door to door.

If you can cycle consider deliveroo.

Look on fiverr for things like dog sitting, cat sitting.

Can you play any instruments or know any foreign languages? People are always looking to learn.

These jobs aren't ideal but they're a start.
>> No. 13252 Anonymous
12th September 2019
Thursday 2:06 pm
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>ask at the Jobcentre about work placement

fucking don't lad, its slave labour under a different name. volunteer at a charity. alternatively alot of places don't give two shits about employment.

best advice get on the train if you live somewhere that has one. blah blah blah ticket prices its bullshit. any cunt can find a job in london or brighton or birmingham. so do that and commute.

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>> No. 64056 Billbob
11th September 2019
Wednesday 8:46 am
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Never forget.
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>> No. 64057 Ambulancelad
11th September 2019
Wednesday 10:50 am
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What was it? I forgot.
>> No. 64058 Samefag
11th September 2019
Wednesday 10:56 am
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The over compensating is cringe inducing.
>> No. 64059 Billbob
11th September 2019
Wednesday 11:05 am
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>>64058
Well, the Tweet was over seven years ago so don't worry too much.
>> No. 64061 Anonymous
12th September 2019
Thursday 6:53 am
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>>64059

Can't believe it's been over seven years since that slag posted his ridiculous tweet still tickles my nut to this day /iq/ .gs 9.00
>> No. 64063 Auntiefucker
12th September 2019
Thursday 1:17 pm
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>>64059

I'm not but it is like staring at a car accident where someone is looking the wrong way walking into traffic.

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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. 23042 Anonymous
5th September 2019
Thursday 10:01 pm
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>>21324
This again.
These AI cunts seem to be somewhat more intelligent than I would've expected.
They do a lot of daft bot things, like wandering away from a 1hp ez kill stuck in a dead end. And then I didn't really expect having a C-4 package tossed right into my face. Nor did I pay attention to the cannon tower at the bunker side of crossfire. Kaboom, beep-beep-beeeeep.
It's oddly satisfying.
>> No. 23048 Anonymous
10th September 2019
Tuesday 4:48 pm
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Despite swearing it off about a year ago as an unforgivable time sink I've been dabbling in Hearts of Iron 3 again. I've been building the USA up to enter to the war, which isn't massively involved, so when I was playing last night I drifted off and managed to sleep through most of 1940. I don't think I missed much and I can't be bothered redoing all the pre-war admin so I'm just carrying on regardless.
>> No. 23049 Anonymous
11th September 2019
Wednesday 2:34 pm
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>>23048
How is HoI different from Victoria II?
>> No. 23050 Anonymous
11th September 2019
Wednesday 3:13 pm
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It's just a WW2 simulation, it's far more military focused, indeed the politics is almost non-existent, there are no populations and playing as a minor nation is basically pointless, rather than being a challange like it is in most Paradox games. I think I've already given up on it though. I was playing with a mod, but it does something I can't stand where it makes the AI harder by just giving them a shite load of artificial buffs and gimping your own progress, I can stand that in some contexts, but not a WW2 game.

It's fun enough, but everything I just mentioned has soured this current playthrough. It's easier enough to torrent the regular game too thanks GOG!, and given that the base game can feel like a beta and the DLC is mandatory I wouldn't pay for it if I had another chance.
>> No. 23051 Anonymous
12th September 2019
Thursday 12:35 pm
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Alright, I started playing HoI3 again; can't quit this shit, man.

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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. 12150 Anonymous
29th August 2019
Thursday 12:25 pm
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>>12147

We were well into the home studio boom by 2000. We'd had reasonably affordable studio gear for about a decade prior (ADAT decks, Mackie desks, the new wave of Chinese condensers) but Cubase VST came out in 1996, which really marked the beginning of the end. At about the same time, we got the first wave of digital portastudios, which killed the demo studio pretty much overnight - for the price of a week in a cheap studio, you could buy a little box with 8 tracks of digital recording and some basic effects.

I suppose it's essentially a good thing that recording was democratised, but it coincided with a lot of shitty and undemocratic changes in music. John Peel died in 2004, which was a great loss to music and marked the end of an era. Myspace and Napster were supposed to democratise the distribution of music, but the opposite really happened - unless you've got a trust fund, it's very hard to break through the noise and find an audience. A&R men started trusting follower counts more than their own judgement. Development deals died and the majors started expecting new acts to bring their own fan base. Small venues started going pay-to-play, pricing a lot of artists out of the opportunity to build an audience by playing live. The old system was unfair and arbitrary, but at least you had a chance.
>> No. 12153 Anonymous
29th August 2019
Thursday 10:02 pm
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>>12146
>I ran my own studio in the early '10s.
You post pictures of it here back in the day? Tidy looking place, that was.
>> No. 12154 Anonymous
29th August 2019
Thursday 11:43 pm
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Close your eyes and imagine you're floating over a lush, green, friendly grassland on a sunny day, the occasional copse of trees offering inviting shade to rest a while.
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5th September 2019
Thursday 8:51 pm
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>> No. 12163 Anonymous
12th September 2019
Thursday 12:40 am
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I posted ISAN in the other thread just to see what the recommendation would be but it's got me back to what an absolute gem Lucky Cat was. I guess I've gone back to synth now that the weather is turning.

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>> No. 8290 Anonymous
9th September 2019
Monday 12:05 am
/A/8290 Weed or not?
Found this in my son's laundry today, and before I ask him what it is, I just wanted to make sure. I am not really opposed to smoking weed, but this find is a bit odd...

There is the fainest hint of weed smell. You really have to get close and take a sniff to smell it. The overall smell is that of a freshly cut grass. So I am not too sure as to what it is. I never smoked weed, seen it or handled it, so I wanted to know what you guys thought.

I have been Googling, and it just makes me more worried. I found this other thing called Spice, but it doesn't look like it.

https://imgur.com/a/ER6Nw1k

Any ideas? Is it real weed?
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>> No. 8323 Anonymous
10th September 2019
Tuesday 10:54 pm
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>>8321

You are being over sensitive
>> No. 8324 Anonymous
10th September 2019
Tuesday 10:57 pm
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>>8323

He is but what does the acronym mean?
>> No. 8325 Anonymous
11th September 2019
Wednesday 8:01 am
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This MMTI.
>> No. 8326 Anonymous
11th September 2019
Wednesday 10:45 am
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>>8325
YABOS.
>> No. 8327 Anonymous
11th September 2019
Wednesday 12:07 pm
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If he smokes he pokes.

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>> No. 23810 Anonymous
31st December 2011
Saturday 10:22 pm
/x/23810 Guilty Would
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. 40846 Anonymous
26th August 2019
Monday 6:05 pm
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the mum
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27th August 2019
Tuesday 10:43 am
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>> No. 40853 Anonymous
10th September 2019
Tuesday 10:37 pm
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2019 Charlie Dimmock.
>> No. 40854 Anonymous
10th September 2019
Tuesday 10:48 pm
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>>40853
Nice dimmocks.
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11th September 2019
Wednesday 2:22 am
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