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by Keating
Sun May 19, 2019 1:53 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

Am I the only person on the Pit who didn't follow Goldy's every move?
by Keating
Sun May 19, 2019 12:38 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

Here's a present for Kirb to show no hard feelings:

by Keating
Sat May 18, 2019 7:23 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

I prefer to see it as the glass half full. At least one of the two parties I didn’t want to win, lost. I could concentrate on the other one winning, but that would just make me sad.

Always look on the bright side of life.
by Keating
Sat May 18, 2019 3:14 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

Looks like a surprise victory for ScoMo. I was expected Labor to win.
by Keating
Sat May 18, 2019 1:09 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

KiwiInOz wrote: Happy Democracy Sausage Day.
Had to wait an extra half hour in the queue because they ran out of sausages.
by Keating
Thu May 16, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

More police state actions, led by New Zealand:
https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2019/05/c ... d-and-ugly
by Keating
Thu May 09, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: Every Bleeding Thing Else
Topic: National identity overflow thread (inclusive of liberal worldview screeds)
Replies: 530
Views: 6362

Re: National identity overflow thread (inclusive of liberal worldview screeds)

Is there are any difference between this thread and the main thread? I agree with you here, especially when there is virtually no action on the main thread. But, some people preferred it to be separate, and I like to honour that. I took a snide pot-shot at you because you come across as elitist, an...
by Keating
Wed May 08, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

I didn't suggest that you supported islam as a doctrine. I suggested that this was the natural outcome of allowing mass immigration without seriously addressing cultural issues. And I did it in with a deliberate prod on the kind of policies you support. I have also never explicitly said I support ex...
by Keating
Wed May 08, 2019 6:51 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

Bhurzum wrote: (Go on, Keating, insult me - give it both barrels! Don't worry, my skin is almost as thick as I am and you won't offend me!)
Fuck off you brassy, uncouth, henpecked meathead.
by Keating
Wed May 08, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

Kirbmarc wrote: Just because I don't subscribe to your ethno-identitarian ideas it doesn't mean I approve or defend shit like this.
Fuck off you self-righteous, hypocritical, humourless obtusity.
by Keating
Tue May 07, 2019 9:28 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

No help I can offer, but good luck fuzzy.
by Keating
Mon May 06, 2019 2:15 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

Some more of Kirb's civic nationalism:

by Keating
Fri May 03, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: Admin and Board Structure
Topic: I think the Pit is ready to be filled in...
Replies: 67
Views: 1135

Re: I think the Pit is ready to be filled in...

We sure it isn’t ready to fill in? I hate watching this place die slowly.
by Keating
Thu May 02, 2019 4:35 pm
Forum: Every Bleeding Thing Else
Topic: The Trump Dump!
Replies: 4140
Views: 50399

Re: The Trump Dump!

A major reason Trump was able to get elected is the awfulness of the media. That's also pretty much been the raison d'état of the pit since day one. The coverage of elevatorgate, when it got general coverage, was always framed poorly. That problem has only grown and spread to all other areas of news...
by Keating
Thu May 02, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

KiwiInOz wrote: And stomach - tripe. Geddit?
I got it.
by Keating
Sun Apr 28, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

Dude who argued at Quillette that the IDW is not politically diverse because it's against the regressive left, returns to clarify his position, to wit: the IDW is not liberal because classical liberalism has been replaced by the superior regressive left: https://quillette.com/2019/04/27/caricaturin...
by Keating
Sun Apr 28, 2019 9:56 am
Forum: Every Bleeding Thing Else
Topic: The Trump Dump!
Replies: 4140
Views: 50399

Re: The Trump Dump!

https://taibbi.substack.com/p/russiagate-is-wmd-times-a-million There's so much wrong with that, I don't know where to begin. Mueller explicitly found that Russia tried to interfere in US elections, that Trump team welcomed the help, that there is the strong possibility that if there wasn't obstruc...
by Keating
Sat Apr 27, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

Not suggesting there’s a connection.
by Keating
Sat Apr 27, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

The last episode of Voyager was also called ‘Endgame’.
by Keating
Wed Apr 24, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

Holy crap. Hulk Hogan for president would be awesome.
by Keating
Tue Apr 23, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

Back in '93, when my sister was 8 and we flew out of Australia for the first time, the first thing she asked upon arriving at Sydney Airport from Canberra was "do people in Sydney speak English?" (Everyone in the airport we encountered was speaking something other than English, so it wasn't an unrea...
by Keating
Mon Apr 15, 2019 11:12 pm
Forum: Every Bleeding Thing Else
Topic: National identity overflow thread (inclusive of liberal worldview screeds)
Replies: 530
Views: 6362

Re: National identity overflow thread (inclusive of liberal worldview screeds)

An example of the kind of thing that's necessary to maintain a society:

by Keating
Mon Apr 15, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

Hey!

Well, when you're right, you're right.
by Keating
Mon Apr 15, 2019 12:44 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

Get an Australian involved, then:

by Keating
Mon Apr 08, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: Every Bleeding Thing Else
Topic: National identity overflow thread (inclusive of liberal worldview screeds)
Replies: 530
Views: 6362

Re: National identity overflow thread (inclusive of liberal worldview screeds)

Ben Shapiro talks about the same underlying problem here:

Starts about 1 hour and 17 minutes.
by Keating
Mon Apr 08, 2019 1:54 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

It's what happens when water boils.
by Keating
Sun Apr 07, 2019 5:32 am
Forum: Admin and Board Structure
Topic: I think the Pit is ready to be filled in...
Replies: 67
Views: 1135

Re: I think the Pit is ready to be filled in...

Is that we are calling it now?
by Keating
Fri Apr 05, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: Admin and Board Structure
Topic: I think the Pit is ready to be filled in...
Replies: 67
Views: 1135

Re: I think the Pit is ready to be filled in...

It's like you're making my point for me. What was Elevatorgate other than the instance that a particular interpretation of feminism was the only one that Good People™ could make?
by Keating
Fri Apr 05, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: Admin and Board Structure
Topic: I think the Pit is ready to be filled in...
Replies: 67
Views: 1135

Re: I think the Pit is ready to be filled in...

I don't have the guile or skill to convincingly propagate ' The 'Noble Lie ' and probably not the temperament to maintain ' The Great Silence ' (even if the phrase had not been put to other uses). The truth will (not) set you free. Sure, but there's a problem when you insist that atheism implies sp...
by Keating
Fri Apr 05, 2019 2:52 am
Forum: Admin and Board Structure
Topic: I think the Pit is ready to be filled in...
Replies: 67
Views: 1135

Re: I think the Pit is ready to be filled in...

To add a little - currently it seems most peoples views of religion tend towards faitheism rather than anti-theism, making them out of line with the implicit (if not explicit) goals of most atheist activist organisations - ie to decrease religious influence. Yeah, despite still being an atheist, I'...
by Keating
Thu Apr 04, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: Admin and Board Structure
Topic: I think the Pit is ready to be filled in...
Replies: 67
Views: 1135

Re: I think the Pit is ready to be filled in...

Yeah, I feel the same.

It would be good to know if anyone has any suggestions for other places that are like the Pit was in its heyday.
by Keating
Thu Apr 04, 2019 12:48 am
Forum: Every Bleeding Thing Else
Topic: The Trump Dump!
Replies: 4140
Views: 50399

Re: The Trump Dump!

Eh, if you ask me it looks like a (petty) case of holding your enemies to their own standard. I doubt many of the people who’d wear such a shirt believe what Biden is on video doing is necessarily wrong, but Biden has been one of the biggest pushers of “believe all women”. It’s therefore funny to se...
by Keating
Tue Apr 02, 2019 11:57 pm
Forum: Every Bleeding Thing Else
Topic: The Trump Dump!
Replies: 4140
Views: 50399

Re: The Trump Dump!

Really? I think Sanders would have best Trump in 2016.

That wasn’t really about how great Trump was, but how awful Clinton was. I agree with the US, I still think he was, despite his flaws, the better choice of those two.
by Keating
Sat Mar 30, 2019 3:50 am
Forum: Every Bleeding Thing Else
Topic: The Trump Dump!
Replies: 4140
Views: 50399

Re: The Trump Dump!

I don't get it. Didn't Mueller's office come out and explicitly say a story was false? Do you seriously believe the Mueller would let Barr cover up the real story?
by Keating
Fri Mar 29, 2019 9:25 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

May’s deal dies a third death. Looks like April 12 is the day. Given there is no way Europe will let UK go over the wall, I wait with bated breath to see the rabbit pulled from the hat. May could solve the problem by having parliament donate to Pettibone's fiancée and getting all of the UK banned f...
by Keating
Fri Mar 29, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

Just sayin' kimberley.png thulsa.png Didn't have the balls to make it Dr. Zaius? BTW, John D: it's not actually race, it's celebrity/class. If it had been a white buddy of the Obamas the same would have happened. But this is: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/29/style/modern-love-race-i-broke-up-with...
by Keating
Thu Mar 28, 2019 2:38 am
Forum: Every Bleeding Thing Else
Topic: National identity overflow thread (inclusive of liberal worldview screeds)
Replies: 530
Views: 6362

Re: National identity overflow thread (inclusive of liberal worldview screeds)

Reward those people who do not hold dual citizenship I hold dual citizenship, but I agree it's a really bad idea. I'm not going to cut my nose to spite my face, but it does enable a dual loyalty which isn't good. It's really good that Section 44 of the Constitution has been interpreted in the way i...
by Keating
Thu Mar 28, 2019 1:53 am
Forum: Every Bleeding Thing Else
Topic: National identity overflow thread (inclusive of liberal worldview screeds)
Replies: 530
Views: 6362

Re: National identity overflow thread (inclusive of liberal worldview screeds)

This is a pretty good article about the underlying morality that's going on:
https://quillette.com/2019/03/27/the-ex ... -morality/

It would be useful for Haidt's work to be more widely read. It really explains shitloads about what's going on.
by Keating
Wed Mar 27, 2019 10:30 pm
Forum: Every Bleeding Thing Else
Topic: National identity overflow thread (inclusive of liberal worldview screeds)
Replies: 530
Views: 6362

Re: National identity overflow thread (inclusive of liberal worldview screeds)

The idea of group cohesion may be noble, in a narrow sense, but is it practical? Probably not, but I suspect the alternative is continued escalation of violence until the entire system collapses. This is what you're working with. You might not like Kirb's message of enlightenment values, but tell m...
by Keating
Wed Mar 27, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: Every Bleeding Thing Else
Topic: The Trump Dump!
Replies: 4140
Views: 50399

Re: The Trump Dump!

Because Kirb didn't close his bold tag.
by Keating
Tue Mar 26, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

Lsuoma wrote: BAM! EU passes Article 11 and Article 13 copyright directives!
https://boingboing.net/2019/03/26/jfc-fml-jfc.html

Apparently because the Swedes pushed the wrong button.
by Keating
Tue Mar 26, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

Why does James Ashby still have a job? Everything he touches turns to shit.
by Keating
Tue Mar 26, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

ThreeFlangedJavis wrote: <snip>
I don't think I'd realised you were in South Africa. What ended up happening with Cape Town running out of fresh water?
by Keating
Tue Mar 26, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Every Bleeding Thing Else
Topic: The Trump Dump!
Replies: 4140
Views: 50399

Re: The Trump Dump!

Eh. I think Trump's chances of re-election have just skyrocketed. He's been handed a huge amount of political capital by people who hate him. The idea of Russian collusion was always tenuous, and two years of 'bombshells' that never went anywhere because of poor reporting has further damaged the med...
by Keating
Sun Mar 24, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

New Zealand has banned the shooters manifesto, but they also sell exemptions to access it:
https://www.classificationoffice.govt.n ... -releases/
by Keating
Sun Mar 24, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: Every Bleeding Thing Else
Topic: The Trump Dump!
Replies: 4140
Views: 50399

Re: The Trump Dump!

Probably appropriate that Trump has his own firm of birtherism.
by Keating
Sun Mar 24, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

Good Morning, Have A Great Day!
by Keating
Sat Mar 23, 2019 3:16 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 4585
Views: 60160

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

My 2002 Toyota is getting a new clutch next month because I think pouring another grand into her is a better bet than getting a new car.