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>> No. 16317 Anonymous
2nd November 2018
Friday 5:16 pm
/news/16317 Ryanair's new hand luggage policy slated on social media
https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/ryanair-hand-cabin-luggage-baggage-change-social-media-twitter-facebook-reaction-a8613141.html


Ryanair’s latest change to its cabin baggage policy has triggered plenty of criticism on social media.

Europe’s biggest low-cost airline has reduced the amount that passengers can take through security to the departure gate without paying extra. Instead of one large and one small bag, travellers are restricted to one “mid-sized” bag.

To carry anything more substantial, they will either need to buy Priority Boarding or pay a fee for checking in luggage.
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>> No. 16651 Anonymous
27th November 2018
Tuesday 6:10 pm
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>>16648

Still blags my head that cunt's a fucking pilot. As if being the singer of Iron Maiden wasn't exciting enough. Like Brian May being a professor of astronomy as well as a legendary rock star.

Bloody overacheivers.
>> No. 16652 Anonymous
27th November 2018
Tuesday 6:39 pm
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>>16647
That's not really relevant with the horribly crowded ryanair flights.
>> No. 16654 Anonymous
27th November 2018
Tuesday 6:52 pm
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>>16651
He has a doctorate. That doesn't make him a professor.
>> No. 16656 Anonymous
27th November 2018
Tuesday 6:59 pm
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>>16651

Stuart Ashen has a doctorate in psychology too.

Also I think I'll be working on getting my private pilots license in the new year, but I'm not very famous so it probably doesn't count
>> No. 16666 Anonymous
27th November 2018
Tuesday 10:58 pm
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>>16651
He was also invited to be part of the 1992 British Olympic Fencing squad, but he couldn't go because of touring commitments.

He's a bit like Richard Branson, into everything but not a knob.

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>> No. 422367 Anonymous
26th November 2018
Monday 4:45 pm
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Pack your wellies, bitcoinlads.

Any of you lot still invested?

(A good day to you Sir!)
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>> No. 422391 Anonymous
27th November 2018
Tuesday 12:59 am
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>>422378

I'm no financial expert, but if I theoretically had any profit from bitcoins I'd have sold it for cash (or bought goods anonymously to sell later) and either casino laundered it or just kept it under my mattress.
>> No. 422393 Anonymous
27th November 2018
Tuesday 1:28 am
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>>422385

From the looks of it they are treating it like a real currency rather than an asset, and as so speculative as to qualify as gambling (which is in my opinion rather generous of them), but with qualifier that "Whether any profit or gain is chargeable or any loss is allowable will be looked at on a case-by-case basis taking into account the specific facts" which is such an extraordinarily nebulous open-ended statement I'm amazed a body as litigious as HMRC would ever have the gall to print it.
>> No. 422396 Anonymous
27th November 2018
Tuesday 3:25 am
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>>422391

Under the Proceeds of Crime Act, casinos are required to record any transaction of over £2000 and verify the customer's identity. Cash under the mattress in any real quantity is riskier and less useful than you might think. HMRC and SOCA have some sophisticated and wide-reaching analytics tools; if the information from your tax returns, bank transactions and credit reference files suggest that you're living beyond your legitimate means, they can confiscate the lot unless you can prove where it came from.
>> No. 422404 Anonymous
27th November 2018
Tuesday 11:49 am
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>>422396

I make good money anyway and have lots of investments, it wouldn't be that notable for me to have extra money lying about. I can go to the casino and 'win' £1999 every night, that's fine.

Or, I can do what everyone else does and open a dodgy takeaway that makes a steady, convenient stream of income.

I'VE BEATEN THE TAX MAN
>> No. 422405 Anonymous
27th November 2018
Tuesday 11:58 am
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>>422404

>I can go to the casino and 'win' £1999 every night, that's fine.


Albeit not very likely. It will probably raise some flags if you tell them that.

Creative tax accounting is a simple game of numbers and probabilities really. You have to think about the likelihood of your tax fraud being exposed. While it is true that your net profits can be much greater that way, you have to factor in the repercussions if they spot it. So it's kind of a risk-reward thing. Being an honest citizen means you pay more taxes, but it also means HMRC will leave you alone.

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>> No. 422394 Anonymous
27th November 2018
Tuesday 1:35 am
/b/422394 Baroness Trumpington
Fucking legend. Bletchley Park codebreaker, v-signs in the Lords, the sort of person that would definitely post here, had we existed fifty years ago.

Rest in peace lassm8.

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>> No. 16632 Anonymous
26th November 2018
Monday 6:28 pm
/news/16632 Russia "They were asking for it" on dangerous Ukrainian Tugboats
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/nov/26/nato-calls-for-calm-after-boats-seized-in-russia-ukraine-clashes-kerch-strait

>Tensions between Moscow and Kiev have escalated after Russia fired on and seized three Ukrainian vessels and their crews in the Kerch strait separating Crimea from the Russian mainland.

>The Russian foreign ministry accused Kiev of coordinating with the US and the EU in a “planned provocation” aimed at securing further anti-Moscow sanctions as the Ukrainian president, Petro Poroshenko, asked parliament to impose martial law.

>The UN security council held an emergency session on the crisis on Monday but could not even agree on the agenda. A Russian agenda phrased in a way that implied Ukrainian culpability was voted down, so the Russian deputy ambassador, Dmitry Polyanskiy, refused to take part in the scheduled debate which followed.

I suppose the Russian government would prefer it if the Ukrainians began dragging their ships over land, Werner Herzog style, whenever they wanted to get back to port.

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>> No. 22422 Anonymous
30th August 2018
Thursday 9:52 pm
/v/22422 Disenchantment
Well, I liked it.
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>> No. 22507 Anonymous
26th November 2018
Monday 3:57 pm
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>>22506

A sly writer could have snuck it in.
>> No. 22508 Anonymous
26th November 2018
Monday 4:01 pm
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>>22507
Both they and Family Guy have been doing that sort of thing for years. On the other hand, South Park doesn't bother trying to sneak things in, preferring to just come out and say things openly, to the point where they had to write out a major supporting character.
>> No. 22509 Anonymous
26th November 2018
Monday 4:48 pm
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>>22508


>to the point where they had to write out a major supporting character.

The most mind boggling part of the Chef story, which I only learned recently, is that it came out that Issac Hayes himself never made the statement about wanting to leave - it was done by his entourage, also Scientologists. Hayes had suffered a stroke at this point so he wasn't able to really do anything about it.

I wonder at what point these celebrities look around and realise that they're trapped. Years too late, I imagine.
>> No. 22510 Anonymous
26th November 2018
Monday 5:42 pm
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>>22509


That's too many gaps between the post you're replying to and the actual words. Come on, now.
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26th November 2018
Monday 5:45 pm
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>>22509

If that's true then he probably would have had a lot of trouble continuing if he even wanted to.

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>> No. 16560 Anonymous
21st November 2018
Wednesday 1:38 pm
/news/16560 Brexit: Antidepressant prescriptions increased in wake of EU referendum
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/health/brexit-depression-antidepressant-mental-health-final-say-peoples-vote-eu-referendum-a8643796.html

Antidepressant prescribing in England rose after the UK voted to quit the European Union, in stark contrast to widespread decreases in the prescribing of other medicines, a study suggests.

The researchers from King’s College London (KCL) said more should be done to bolster mental health services in the wake of major national events, such as elections and financial crises.

When they looked at this effect in the wake of the June 2016 referendum, they found that antidepressant use continued to rise in the wake of the result, but at a slower rate. However, prescribing for other types of drugs, which had also been increasing every year, suddenly began to drop, although the reasons why are not clear.
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>> No. 16585 Anonymous
23rd November 2018
Friday 10:47 pm
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>>16584

Beats me, I never took psych meds in my life. I only know that the old country is a fucking drug supermarket, and that a lot of people there like to make pills cocktails. I know a lot of older people that had spent several years downing benzos, raising the doses twice at year because they had developed tolerance.
>> No. 16586 Anonymous
23rd November 2018
Friday 11:48 pm
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>>16585

> I only know that the old country is a fucking drug supermarket

ok now you really have to tell us what that "old country" is.
>> No. 16587 Anonymous
24th November 2018
Saturday 12:08 am
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>>16586

It could be any former Soviet or Balkan country. I went out with a Lithuanian lass and she was telling me how her and her peer group all did benzos before they even drank alcohol. I've heard similar from my comrades from Russia all the way to Romania and Hungary.
>> No. 16594 Anonymous
24th November 2018
Saturday 11:07 pm
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>>16587

When you are born in a shithole country with no hope to go away in the foreseeable future, you need something to soften the edges of reality. Otherwise, suicide becomes a very attractive idea.

>>16586

Italy, but all southern Europe is in the same situation. Even Birmingham looks good compared to the shit city I was born in.
>> No. 16597 Anonymous
24th November 2018
Saturday 11:30 pm
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>>16594

>Italy, but all southern Europe is in the same situation

Italy didn't look to me like a "drug supermarket" the last time it was there, but then, that was over ten years ago.

The only thing that struck me was that literally about 70 to 80 percent of Italians that we saw were smoking. Maybe that's changed, but it was really noticeable back then. Even groups of fifteen-year-old teenagers that you saw in the streets nearly all had fags in their mouths.

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>> No. 62073 R4GE
23rd November 2018
Friday 11:09 pm
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We're dreaming of a SMUG Christmas! Meet the mums who starting planning in January, put the tree up two weeks ago, and have already bought matching outfits for the kids

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-6423089/Meet-mums-starting-planning-Xmas-January.html

I know you lads love a bit of Daily mail clickbait and this is the juiciest one I've seen since their 'tiger wives' article.
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>> No. 62091 Billbob
24th November 2018
Saturday 5:46 pm
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>>62081

She might be a nutter but doesn't necessarily come across as one in comparison. She seems to mention buying wrapping paper when it is discounted in January, and going to an awful lot of shops to try and save on cost. Which might be obsessive behaviour that comes across as shrude when phrased right.
>> No. 62092 Anonymous
24th November 2018
Saturday 5:49 pm
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>>62091

My mum buys a load of christmas cards and that in January too. I always thought it was smart rather than mental. It's not like she's 'planning for christmas' in January, she's just buying a box of cards and some wrapping paper and leaving it in her wardrobe for 11 months.
>> No. 62093 Ambulancelad
24th November 2018
Saturday 6:24 pm
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>>62091
"Shrewd" but I don't think anyone would judge you for getting that wrong.
>> No. 62094 Searchfag
24th November 2018
Saturday 6:32 pm
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>>62092
Same here. I don't explicitly go looking for it, but if I see Christmas cards, wrapping paper or crackers reduced in January then it makes sense to get them.
>> No. 62095 YubYub
24th November 2018
Saturday 6:49 pm
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>>62093
You think wrong things.

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>> No. 62058 Paedofag
22nd November 2018
Thursday 5:50 pm
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Why do old women fall for foreign toyboys, who then fleece them for all the money they have? It's got to be one of the oldest ruses going.

https://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/scottish-news/scot-spent-90k-sri-lanka-13625894
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>> No. 62059 Searchfag
22nd November 2018
Thursday 6:07 pm
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Why do old men do the same with Thai brides? Loneliness and horniness make people do stupid things.
>> No. 62069 R4GE
23rd November 2018
Friday 9:39 pm
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The same reason old blokes pay for russian and thai women to fly over here and dissapear on them once they've got their papers in order.

I just hope when I'm that age I have enough self awareness to realise I'm being taken for a ride.
>> No. 62070 Ambulancelad
23rd November 2018
Friday 9:49 pm
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>Since then, Diane has been attempting to find a lawyer who could help her sell the property, which was put in the name of her husband’s family, but her in-laws have refused to help her sell.

The whole story just seems a little fishy to me. For starters, how the fuck did they manage to get so much money out of a Scot?

>>62059
>LONELINESS AND HORNINESS MAKE PEOPLE DO STUPID THINGS.

There's no need to bring your mum into this m8
>> No. 62071 Searchfag
23rd November 2018
Friday 10:08 pm
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Why do young people fall for sugar parents, who then fleece them for all the youth they have? It's got to be one of the oldest ruses going.
>> No. 62072 Anonymous
23rd November 2018
Friday 10:17 pm
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>>62070

>There's no need to bring your mum into this m8

You're the stupidest thing my mum has ever done.

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>> No. 11138 Anonymous
4th October 2018
Thursday 2:47 am
/beat/11138 Channel U throwback thread

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z7Y4VTTygMQ
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>> No. 11279 Anonymous
10th October 2018
Wednesday 8:20 am
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aB4XgylntwY
>> No. 11281 Anonymous
10th October 2018
Wednesday 2:30 pm
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xFMX5wq5nBM
>> No. 11342 Anonymous
9th November 2018
Friday 12:51 am
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ssON1FgQ7yY
>> No. 11406 Anonymous
22nd November 2018
Thursday 1:16 pm
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All of his punctuation errors are a bit upsetting but anyway.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_shm7bKtKUw
>> No. 11407 Anonymous
22nd November 2018
Thursday 5:09 pm
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The official video is Vimeo only and it was a pretty innovative stop-motion one.

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>> No. 22298 Anonymous
24th March 2018
Saturday 9:07 pm
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I know I'm a bit late to the party but I'm considering getting either a PS4 or an Xbox One. I'm assuming these days there's little difference between the two other than having the odd exclusive title. I've seen a few Xbox One bundles in the region of £150 - £200 so I'll probably go for one of them as they're cheaper than what I've seen for the PS4.

Have I left it too late, as in are the next generation of consoles expected any day now? Also, which games do you lads recommend? I'm a bit out of the loop with gaming.
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>> No. 22482 Anonymous
3rd October 2018
Wednesday 3:52 pm
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>>22450
Also I really appreciate the trigger buttons or whatever they're called. Makes some GTA V missions easier where you need to maintain a certain speed.
>> No. 22534 Anonymous
22nd November 2018
Thursday 1:11 pm
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Black Friday looks like slim pickings. Tesco have an XBox S 1TB dual controller bundle for £159, but it doesn't look like there's any PS4 deals whatsoever.
>> No. 22535 Anonymous
22nd November 2018
Thursday 1:15 pm
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>>22534
SHODAN is doing $5 for lifetime membership, down from $50.
>> No. 22536 Anonymous
22nd November 2018
Thursday 4:07 pm
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>>22534

Apparently Tesco are doing the PS4 with RDR2 for £220. Nowhere near as good a deal as the Xbox One S offer, but it's better than nothing.
>> No. 22537 Anonymous
22nd November 2018
Thursday 4:59 pm
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>>22535
Isn't that the computer from System Shock II?

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>> No. 16485 Anonymous
17th November 2018
Saturday 2:14 pm
/news/16485 UK austerity has inflicted 'great misery' on citizens, UN says
https://www.theguardian.com/society/2018/nov/16/uk-austerity-has-inflicted-great-misery-on-citizens-un-says

The UK government has inflicted “great misery” on its people with “punitive, mean-spirited, and often callous” austerity policies driven by a political desire to undertake social re-engineering rather than economic necessity, the United Nations poverty envoy has found.

Philip Alston, the UN’s rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights, ended a two-week fact-finding mission to the UK with a stinging declaration that levels of child poverty were “not just a disgrace, but a social calamity and an economic disaster”, even though the UK is the world’s fifth largest economy,

About 14 million people, a fifth of the population, live in poverty and 1.5 million are destitute, being unable to afford basic essentials, he said, citing figures from the Institute for Fiscal Studies and the Joseph Rowntree Foundation. He highlighted predictions that child poverty could rise by 7% between 2015 and 2022, possibly up to a rate of 40%.

“It is patently unjust and contrary to British values that so many people are living in poverty,” he said, adding that compassion had been abandoned during almost a decade of austerity policies that had been so profound that key elements of the postwar social contract, devised by William Beveridge more than 70 years ago, had been swept away.
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>> No. 16555 Anonymous
20th November 2018
Tuesday 10:55 pm
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>>16554
I wish people wouldn't do this, both the USSR memes and the misused Cyrilic, it's totally knackered any chance of me learning the actual letters.
>> No. 16556 Anonymous
20th November 2018
Tuesday 11:10 pm
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>>16555

Perhaps you should play a game of Tetris.
>> No. 16557 Anonymous
21st November 2018
Wednesday 12:24 am
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>>16555

ITZ NDRRZIIYG
>> No. 16558 Anonymous
21st November 2018
Wednesday 12:30 am
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>>16557

Прекратите быть невыносимой пиздой.
>> No. 16559 Anonymous
21st November 2018
Wednesday 9:09 am
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>>16556
Perhaps, but I fail to see the relevance.

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>> No. 4731 Anonymous
20th November 2018
Tuesday 10:00 pm
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(A good day to you Sir!)
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>> No. 4732 Anonymous
20th November 2018
Tuesday 10:33 pm
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I find posting without a comment to be highly obnoxious outside of /iq/. I won't just watch your damn video, justify it. Also who knew doing a leg exercise would make the legs grow more muscle?

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>> No. 62002 Are Moaty
19th November 2018
Monday 1:30 am
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(A good day to you Sir!)
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>> No. 62031 Crabkiller
19th November 2018
Monday 7:06 pm
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>>62018
>Lewis Carroll

Very subtle lad.
>> No. 62048 Samefag
20th November 2018
Tuesday 2:39 pm
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>>62009

Why the long face?
>> No. 62049 Searchfag
20th November 2018
Tuesday 2:56 pm
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>>62048

Look at the state of him.
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20th November 2018
Tuesday 2:56 pm
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>> No. 62056 Billbob
20th November 2018
Tuesday 7:20 pm
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>>62049

I wonder if he looks anything like her dad, it is the most logical explanation I have for why she's with him.

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>> No. 62052 Are Moaty
20th November 2018
Tuesday 5:11 pm
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Christmas is ruined!

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>> No. 62055 Ambulancelad
20th November 2018
Tuesday 6:10 pm
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>>62052
The receiver doesn't look too impressed. I can see how getting arse-raped by a polar bear would ruin one's day.

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>> No. 62040 Ambulancelad
20th November 2018
Tuesday 2:53 am
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>> No. 62046 Are Moaty
20th November 2018
Tuesday 9:52 am
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That little Danny Boyle bastard, what a hack.
>> No. 62047 Moralfag
20th November 2018
Tuesday 11:38 am
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>>62045
Then I guess we've got some catching up to do, cunt.

Cunt cunt cunt cunt cunt.

Cunt.
>> No. 62051 Auntiefucker
20th November 2018
Tuesday 5:06 pm
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>>62043

I don't think B3ta can be measured by word count, it really is more about the art. There is a lot of high quality orginal content there if you measure it by that standard.
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20th November 2018
Tuesday 5:26 pm
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>>62051
I was counting both the main board and the talk board. Looks like they've picked up a lot since then, maybe we're just more wordy in the mornings.
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20th November 2018
Tuesday 5:52 pm
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>>62053

There are just more cunt offs before people have their morning fill of tea, and again at night as they get their evening fill of special brew and K cider.

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>> No. 422066 Anonymous
19th November 2018
Monday 6:48 pm
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waar gazza waz on da news today NEE GOOD NEWS?
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>> No. 422108 Anonymous
20th November 2018
Tuesday 11:29 am
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>>422103

So do you think the wordfilters are there to encourage this attitude? Even if not, that doesn't make sense, otherwise you'd be prioritising the creeping dolphin rape, surely?
>> No. 422109 Anonymous
20th November 2018
Tuesday 12:12 pm
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Is it just one person who is obsessed with this site being infiltrated by the alt-right or a bunch of them? There must be at least 5 threads in the last month derailed by accusations of trout farming.
>> No. 422110 Anonymous
20th November 2018
Tuesday 12:15 pm
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>>422103
And just like the Shamanism filters, they were inspired by old drama from posters who got bored and moved on years ago. Stop trying to rewrite the site's history to fit your bizarre narrative, the only evidence you seem to have for is "Be open-minded and you too can see the demon behind the curtain!", you raving lunatic.

I'd rather shit in my hand and clap than entertain your delusions any longer.
>> No. 422112 Anonymous
20th November 2018
Tuesday 12:22 pm
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>>422109
It's one guy, with a second on a mobile IP (probably the same guy), as others who thought he might have a point have since realised he is a mentalist. If he is sincere, I strongly suspect schizotypal personality disorder. He is banned from the local chipshop for a week, as this has travelled beyond the limit of my patience at this point as he has no argument and no proof.

Gazza shitposting can now resume.
>> No. 422113 Anonymous
20th November 2018
Tuesday 12:28 pm
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>>422109
The accusations of woman hating are largely from me, but other people have also noticed it previously. I think I've only derailed one other thread. The poster obsessed with the alt-right, who went off on one because of a YouTube screenshot being used as an OP image, is not me.

I'm going to give it a rest for now as it's getting us nowhere.

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>> ID: 4260c9 No. 14792 Anonymous
12th November 2018
Monday 12:06 am

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I installed MacOS Mojave tonight.

We were years ahead of our time lads. Dark mode rules.
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>> ID: 683367 No. 14808 Anonymous
19th November 2018
Monday 7:30 pm

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>>14807
OS 9 uses co-operative multitasking, whereby the OS waits for each individual process to `give up control' of the CPU so it can allow another to run. If the program doesn't give up control, then you're up shit creek.

Windows 95 onwards used pre-emptive multitasking (at least in 32-bit mode), where the OS can forcibly wrest control of the CPU from a program.
>> ID: a0932b No. 14809 Anonymous
20th November 2018
Tuesday 1:04 am

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>>14808
Microsoft writes all the best operating systems.
>> ID: 34f520 No. 14810 Anonymous
20th November 2018
Tuesday 1:11 am

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>>14809
U wot m8?
>> ID: 1c3d9b No. 14811 Anonymous
20th November 2018
Tuesday 1:26 am

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>>14808

> OS 9 uses co-operative multitasking

That's the word I'm looking for, and it's the same model Win 3.1 used. As you say, if a program goes rogue you're up shit creek. I do not miss those days (except I do miss MS-DOS a bit, just a bit).
>> ID: 001bf1 No. 14812 Anonymous
20th November 2018
Tuesday 5:56 am

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>>14809
Get tae fuck.

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>> No. 60165 R4GE
17th March 2018
Saturday 11:46 am
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Guess who’s supposedly dead?
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>> No. 62035 Anonymous
19th November 2018
Monday 10:58 pm
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>>62033

If the Onion style photoshop didn't give it away, you already don't belong here.

+10 for the reference, though.
>> No. 62036 Billbob
20th November 2018
Tuesday 12:41 am
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And I thought the same thing, but upon checking its veracity I learnt that the image is actually real. However, it's from an anti-government protest in Syria, not ISIS occupied territory. The protesters were trying to make a point about Assad being as bad as ISIS, and weren't burning kids either, for the record.
>> No. 62037 Auntiefucker
20th November 2018
Tuesday 1:03 am
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If ISIS are so innocent why don't you go live with them?
>> No. 62038 Auntiefucker
20th November 2018
Tuesday 1:16 am
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Probably because they've been eradicated so thoroughly by Russian backed Syrian and Jordanian forces, to the point they are hiding in the Syrian polar and have been forced to recruit people with special needs, that they have no home he could live with them in.
>> No. 62039 Billbob
20th November 2018
Tuesday 1:17 am
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What >>62038 said and everything else about them he didn't mention.

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>> No. 8233 Anonymous
18th November 2018
Sunday 6:19 pm
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I'm right in thinking I shouldn't do acid if I'm not in the right state of mind or feeling very sad emotionally, aren't I? Can't really see the appeal of being on something within what's basically the same week of a loved pet dying.

I know this post sounds like total bollocks but I just need some reassurance, I am very convinced I don't want to be on anything like acid right after experiencing this.
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>> No. 8238 Anonymous
18th November 2018
Sunday 7:33 pm
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Acid is one of those drugs that doesn't make you happy or sad, it just amplifies how you're already feeling. Turning it up to 11, so to speak. If you're not feeling bloody great already I wouldn't drop acid at all.

Another lad mentioned set and setting, but don't forget a lot of people "candy flip" - dropping mdma and then dropping the lsd at the peak of the mdma high. That way your set and setting for the LSD are basically "holy shit I feel amazing and I totally love EVERYONE right now omg".
>> No. 8239 Anonymous
18th November 2018
Sunday 7:56 pm
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>>8238

I figured as much, I've had a successful trip on it in which I was prepared and in a good place and good setting, I think my mind's just been racing over recent events and how that's tied in with me almost getting ahold of some again. Cheers.
>> No. 8240 Anonymous
19th November 2018
Monday 1:14 pm
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As someone who's taken prophetic amounts of acid at times, I can definitely say it's the kind of drug you should only take if you're 100% certain you want to, whether it simply be a mood thing or your environment or anything like that. But I'd say the same about any drug.

That said, I've always found the weight of those downer trips to be overstated. It can be stressful, certainly anxiety inducing, but you usually come out the other side unscathed, or even strengthened by the experience. I've always been a depressive though, so if you're not quite so used to handling sadness or uncomfortable self reflection, you might not be able to deal with it.

I definitely don't recommend the candy flip. If you try and trick yourself into an upper you're asking for some nasty karma and acid is the kind of drug that will deliver. It's always the things you don't expect that seem to take on significance, as you probably know.
>> No. 8241 Anonymous
19th November 2018
Monday 7:55 pm
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Yeah, true.

I'm really not big on uppers, MDMA was fun when I was much younger but it's such a 'superficial' experience that the payoff just isn't worth it. I'm generally not big on stimulants and I'll smoke weed perhaps once every three weeks (maybe even less now) and have so far spaced out my psychedelic usage.

I guess for now I'll just wait until the next opportunity to do acid, for the better.
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19th November 2018
Monday 11:01 pm
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>> No. 4248 Anonymous
19th November 2018
Monday 6:09 pm
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Evening, friends.

My old alternator was on the way out for a while and it finally bit the dust a few weeks back. I got a new one fitted at a garage that was recommended to me, but ever since then my lights have been flickering when the engine is running.

I measured the voltage on the battery with the engine running idle and it was pulsing between about 13.5 and 14.5 V. It also seems to be tied to the engine temperature, as it becomes less noticable when the car has warmed up. Tonight was a cold one and my power steering wasn't working until a few minutes into my journey. I've had the same thing before I got the new alternator, but it came on with the red battery warning light on previously.

Earlier I tried swapping the battery out with a new one, but that didn't seem to fix anything. Does this just sound like a loose connection somewhere, or a bad ground?
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>> No. 4249 Anonymous
19th November 2018
Monday 7:44 pm
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always suspect ground, when things get weird.
Also worth checking the connector on the back of the alternator - if it's a 3-pin crimp one, they can fail quite subtly, and any discontinuity will fuck the alternator quickly, as the voltage will spike if the load vanishes.

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