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by Driftless
Mon Nov 18, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Aneris makes an appearance over at WEIT to eviscerate Sorrell-Till on whether or not there is such a thing as an SJW: https://whyevolutionistrue.wordpress.com/2019/11/18/words-and-phrases-i-hate-5/ In the same comments section the consensus seems to be that "OK Boomer" is ageist and therefore bad (p...
by Driftless
Thu Nov 14, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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We had a strange episode in BC this summer. Two young adults from a town near here on Vancouver Island, apparently hopped up on pretend Rambo paintball games drove 800 miles north, killed a young couple, American and Australian tourists, then drove west for a considerable distance where they murder...
by Driftless
Thu Nov 14, 2019 8:58 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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............ We know that continuing population growth is linked to economic growth. If you can't achieve it the old fashioned way, you can simulate it with immigration. ............ I believe the UK government finds itself in an awkward spot as a result. It has to crack down on any expression of d...
by Driftless
Fri Nov 08, 2019 11:30 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Slate is doing well today. Here's something that can be solved by getting more trans women into sports:

https://slate.com/technology/2019/11/ma ... nners.html
by Driftless
Fri Nov 08, 2019 7:40 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Someone who loves Ken because of his genitals, not because of his gender: https://jezebel.com/the-strange-sad-story-of-the-ken-dolls-crotch-1839221635 Why is this not called out as transphobic? Is there a trend of these articles? Slate just published a slightly different take, but still upset about...
by Driftless
Fri Nov 08, 2019 5:50 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Someone who loves Ken because of his genitals, not because of his gender:

https://jezebel.com/the-strange-sad-sto ... 1839221635

Why is this not called out as transphobic?
by Driftless
Thu Nov 07, 2019 6:58 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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I think intersection thinking is also part of it. It used to be Democrats vs. Republicans (in the USA), but now it is women vs. men, minorities vs. whites, trans vs. cis, millennials vs. boomers, etc. There are more tribes and the tribes are based on mostly unchangeable characteristics. And there i...
by Driftless
Wed Nov 06, 2019 3:03 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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The question isn’t when did the culture war start. The issue is when and why did it accelerate into current form. It would probably be a mistake to look for a single magic bullet cause. Like most seemingly abrupt cultural changes, it was likely a confluence of factors in the loosely coupled dynamic...
by Driftless
Tue Nov 05, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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https://i.imgur.com/x3T843m.jpg?1 Hell yes, we're going to take your Popeye's Chicken Sandwich, your AR-by's #15, your sawed-off six inch subs... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9GuD-jH49tw It's a chicken sandwich for crying out loud. But then again I haven't had Popeye's. I want to say first world...
by Driftless
Mon Nov 04, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Good news for the Brits -- a solution to Islamic extremism is at hand:

https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/th ... 17066.html

The solution is...more Islam.
by Driftless
Sun Nov 03, 2019 6:52 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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In the vein of those college debaters arguing in favor of launching The Whites into space... an academic conference worthy of The Orbit... featuring 2 of the least-black-looking-blacks ever... and epic sillyhair... with a focus on Pooping In Space... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5UACktweQ3s Make...
by Driftless
Wed Oct 30, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Scott's take on the collapse of New Atheism. PZ is mentioned a fair bit. https://slatestarcodex.com/2019/10/30/new-atheism-the-godlessness-that-failed/ Good history. It seems to me that the original skeptic/atheist movement was generally apolitical. The people in the "movement" (if you could call i...
by Driftless
Wed Oct 30, 2019 4:48 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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comhcinc wrote:
Driftless wrote:
comhcinc wrote: What does any of this have to do with pro wrestling?
Politics is just as real as pro wrestling.
Take that back! Such an insult to the King of Sports.
OK Boomer :roll:
by Driftless
Wed Oct 30, 2019 11:35 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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comhcinc wrote: What does any of this have to do with pro wrestling?
Politics is just as real as pro wrestling.
by Driftless
Wed Oct 30, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Gotta love CNN. Who in their right mind would conclude what the bolded paragraph concludes: "This idea of purity and you're never compromised and you're always politically 'woke' and all that stuff. You should get over that quickly. The world is messy, there are ambiguities. People who do really goo...
by Driftless
Sun Oct 27, 2019 6:21 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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I mean, if they were asked the question they would most likely say there is a wage gap, but how many of them would actually admit that they are part of the problem? Here's an example: https://www.businessinsider.com/microsoft-ceo-satya-nadella-wage-gap-2018-8 If there is a wage gap at your company ...
by Driftless
Fri Oct 25, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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The database software companies I worked for hired boatloads of young Indian men as programmers on H1Bs. They got paid well, but not as well as the Americans. They'd also put in 60 hours / week, and up to 80 in the inevitable crunches before launches. My software engineer veteran friends told me th...
by Driftless
Fri Oct 25, 2019 2:10 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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What's behind the clamoring for skilled immigration? Cheap labor Duh. I have worked in the tech industry for over 30 years and throughout all of it I have heard that there is a shortage of engineers. They have tried to outsource to India and China with moderate success, but I always wondered where ...
by Driftless
Wed Oct 23, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Latest at WEIT: https://whyevolutionistrue.wordpress.com/2019/10/23/gq-goes-woke/ The comments start out agreeing and then turn into complaining about how annoying the "anti-woke" crowd is. That place has really gone into the shitter ever since I was banned. With no one to smack the SJWs about, the...
by Driftless
Wed Oct 23, 2019 10:22 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Latest at WEIT:

https://whyevolutionistrue.wordpress.co ... goes-woke/

The comments start out agreeing and then turn into complaining about how annoying the "anti-woke" crowd is.
by Driftless
Sat Oct 19, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Wisconsin news: Summary: student uses n-word, security guard says "don't use n-word", security guard fired for violating zero-tolerance policy. Student and security guard are both black. Cher is now going to pick up the legal costs of the security guard. https://madison.com/wsj/news/local/education/...
by Driftless
Wed Oct 16, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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ConcentratedH2O, OM wrote:
fuzzy wrote: Collard by the police for no good reason.
A more experienced protester wouldn't have gotten into that situation, but he was too green.
Lucky he wasn't in the US. If he got out of it alive he would probably be a vegetable.
by Driftless
Mon Oct 14, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Anybody here been in Portland recently? Seems to be more than a coincidence that we talk about cops and then this happens:

by Driftless
Mon Oct 14, 2019 4:51 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Another execution by another cop. https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-7566899/White-Texas-police-officer-fatally-shots-black-woman-28-inside-home.html Maybe the cop will go for the Guyger defense and claim that he and his fellow gang members thought they were returning back to their own house....
by Driftless
Fri Oct 11, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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I switched to a cheaper barber when my last one raised their price to $35. I cut my own hair with a set of shears, no guard. I dated a hairdresser and she'd cut my hair for free. She made me get naked first. I asked her why, and she said to clean off the cut hair easier. I went along with it as it ...
by Driftless
Mon Oct 07, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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San Francisco, Hostage to the Homeless Failure to enforce basic standards of public behavior has made one of America’s great cities increasingly unlivable. The solution is "affordable housing" (so they say). Most of these people have no money, so I don't know how to make housing they can afford. An...
by Driftless
Sat Oct 05, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Remember when Bill Maher was considered liberal? Didn't he donate to Hillary's campaign? Anyway, he is no longer a real liberal: https://fair.org/home/the-phony-liberalism-of-bill-maher/ He's like Rush Limbaugh: The point is that Maher’s beliefs, actions and outbursts, if they are coherent at all, a...
by Driftless
Fri Sep 27, 2019 5:12 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Okay. You are a socialist, a blank-statist, and a restorative justice fan, and therefore a triple dumbass. What the hell is a "blank-statist"? Is that some new moniker used by the libertarian tards? Are you a Randian? That's so cute. Trying to build that static electric ozone machine up there in Ma...
by Driftless
Thu Sep 26, 2019 4:53 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Clarence wrote: https://legalinsurrection.com/2019/09/v ... ont-shoot/


Another one for the "Cops Don't have Dangerous Jobs" crowd to armchair quarterback.
He probably just had brownies:

by Driftless
Wed Sep 25, 2019 10:37 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Maybe this is police propaganda, but I think it shows that what you say you would do when you are behind the keyboard might not be what you do in the heat of the moment:

by Driftless
Wed Sep 25, 2019 6:23 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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So, Ol' Trumpo is finally getting the peach! I hope Pelosi knows something we don't, for her sake, because this looks like Trump inviting the Dems to faceplant and the case against Biden is more convincing. Looking at the CNN website this morning I wouldn't know there were any democrats running for...
by Driftless
Mon Sep 23, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Strap yourself in, this is going to be a bumpy ride! Women react better in disasters than men because men are more likely to go to the window and watch, study finds Then... The study found women are more likely to take cover, while men tend to watch the action or go out and help But men want to sta...
by Driftless
Mon Sep 23, 2019 9:33 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Nobody becomes a cop because they were too smart to become a neurosurgeon or too compassionate to become a social worker. Well, the number two profession for sociopaths is neurosurgeon, and many of the social workers I've encountered are SJW political Kommisars in the waiting. I've had my fair shar...
by Driftless
Sun Sep 22, 2019 5:11 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Good article from Andrew Sullivan: https://nymag.com/intelligencer/2019/09/andrew-sullivan-when-the-ideologues-come-for-the-kids.html Like any religion, wokeness understands the need to convert children. The old Jesuit motto (sometimes attributed to Voltaire) was, after all, “Give me the child for t...
by Driftless
Sun Sep 22, 2019 4:47 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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I've just come here to post exactly what Hunt and 'tape have just said. I saw the thing about Peterson (who I am completely neutral about), and my first thought was "I bet Meyers is gloating about this, the vicious little failure". Sure enough, he and the remnants of the Hord are taking turns to st...
by Driftless
Sat Sep 21, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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https://web.archive.org/save/https://freethoughtblogs.com/pharyngula/2019/09/21/poor-jordan-peterson/ Right, "poor" JP. PZ, you're a nasty little man. To be honest, I can see myself writing something similar about PZ, something mockingly banal and superficially sympathetic. Actually, I believe I've...
by Driftless
Sat Sep 21, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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In other news : :o :o :o ‘Islam is RIGHT About Women’ flyers spark concern in Winchester :lol: :lol: :lol: I am having a debate about posting this on Twatter. If I do I know I am going to get some phone calls. I think this is another trolling campaign like "It's OK to be white". If you disagree wit...
by Driftless
Sat Sep 21, 2019 4:26 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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:rimshot: Sound check at the feminist music festival today. They keep playing the first few bars of Proud Mary as intro music. Eventually, I asked aloud, "Do they realize... every time they play that, Ike Turner gets paid royalties?" He died years ago. Congratulations, go sit by the feminist who in...
by Driftless
Fri Sep 20, 2019 8:24 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Bhurzum wrote: Speaking of Justin Ibn Ali Bongo...

They think a warning is necessary before you see a few seconds of a a blurry man in blackface? I powered through and have survived (just barely).
by Driftless
Thu Sep 19, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Speaking of military service members, the military version of The Onion has a funny article: https://www.duffelblog.com/2019/09/marie-kondo-urges-nation-to-thank-veterans-for-their-service-before-discarding-them/ WASHINGTON — Acting Deputy Defense Secretary Marie Kondo has issued a suggestion for th...
by Driftless
Thu Sep 19, 2019 9:09 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Coyne has turned WEIT into an echo chamber when it comes to gun control. https://whyevolutionistrue.wordpress.com/2019/09/18/pushback-on-guns-and-free-will/ (And no, I'm not the petulant AR-15 owner referenced -- Coyne won't even reply to my polite inquiries as to why my comments are blocked.) The ...
by Driftless
Mon Sep 16, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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As I said, Beto must be working for the gun industry: https://entertainment--news.com/2019/09/15/beto-specials-sell-like-crazy-texas-dem-could-turn-out-to-be-better-gun-salesman-than-obama-ever-was/ It is likely no coincidence at all that a “Beto Special” gun deal offered by one outfit — Arizona-bas...
by Driftless
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:02 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Alright people. I need some Sci-Fi book recommendations. What are you reading now (if any) that you like? What would you recommend? This includes blasts from the past such as - I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream - Stranger in a Strange Land. And it does not have to be "good" or "great" ... just tha...
by Driftless
Sat Sep 14, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Twitter takes down Texas GOP lawmaker's AR tweet about O'Rourke If one of those gun-confiscating leftists becomes president, I will actually go out and buy an AR-15. (Or rather a SIG 556 if I can get one.) It is funny that his proposal will probably increase sales of AR-15s. In the time between the...
by Driftless
Fri Sep 13, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Matt Cavanaugh wrote: holy shit!

I'm waiting for the gender flipped version.
by Driftless
Mon Sep 09, 2019 4:40 am
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Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Want to know what our Best Girl Laurie Penny is up to? https://www.wired.com/story/videogames-industry-metoo-moment-male-fragility/ A piece of her word-vomit: "The family’s wishes have been ignored; the backlash against Quinn and others has been relentless. According to the logic of an army of conc...
by Driftless
Tue Sep 03, 2019 11:50 am
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Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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And now it appears I've been shadow-banned at WEIT. The gun control thread was, unsurprisingly, drowned in the ranting and insults of the local baboons, with only a few commenters interested in debating concrete policy points. It is an article of faith with these guys that gun owners are idiots inc...
by Driftless
Tue Sep 03, 2019 7:23 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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And now it appears I've been shadow-banned at WEIT. The gun control thread was, unsurprisingly, drowned in the ranting and insults of the local baboons, with only a few commenters interested in debating concrete policy points. Wow. No gun owners there apparently and nice assumptions about why peopl...
by Driftless
Mon Sep 02, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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I'm okay with the change. A lot of their comments were of the"herp derp libtards" variety. I'd have been cool with them killing comments entirely. But not this secret handshake Illuminati shit. [/quote] Surprisingly donations do not require that you know someone who has already donated. The donatio...
by Driftless
Mon Sep 02, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Yet another not very young white white dude sends in selfie to WEIT. A 100% record. One of our very own this time? Perhaps you mean blackface would be better next time? So, being somewhat doxxed, and with no medical license to lose anymore, I will confess to being the straight-razor shaving, analog...
by Driftless
Mon Sep 02, 2019 11:54 am
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Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Haven't heard much from Anita Sarkeesian for quite a while. Is the old gal still with us? In less than 16 minutes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gbq6pPDgQX4 She and her partners were using Feminist Frequency as her sole source of income and I think she lives in San Francisco. So it had to support...
by Driftless
Sun Sep 01, 2019 5:30 pm
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Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Ha. Just noticed that Quillette now restricts commenting to members of something called "Quillette Circle." An existing member must invite you to join. No idea how the existing members became members. That's fucked. Think I'll stop reading. I saw that too. It took me a bit to notice the requirement...
by Driftless
Sun Sep 01, 2019 12:47 pm
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Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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screwtape wrote:
Meanwhile, Canada continues to sink into lunacy:

I don’t want to do my PhD – I want a Universal Basic Income (by a self-described poet).
I don't know whether he is a poet or not, but he is not succinct.
by Driftless
Sat Aug 31, 2019 2:26 pm
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Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Some drama breaking in "Gamergate" world. Again! Apparently, Zoe Quinn accused some developer of some sort of sexual shenanigans a few days ago. Today, that developer died (appears to be suicide), and ZQ has just deleted her Twitter account. I'm not a gamer but became aware of gamergate through Int...
by Driftless
Sat Aug 31, 2019 8:52 am
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Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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My passing remark on Malthus at WEIT has drawn out of the woodwork a strange alliance of libertarian climate change deniers and lefty pollyannas: https://whyevolutionistrue.wordpress.com/2019/08/30/in-a-bbc4-interview-richard-dawkins-describes-his-new-book/#comment-1765769 I slowly come to identify...
by Driftless
Wed Aug 28, 2019 8:22 am
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Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Andy Ngo and Quillette part ways... (Choose your poison - tweet or beast) https://twitter.com/RVAwonk/status/1166146056448614406 https://www.thedailybeast.com/andy-ngo-who-became-a-right-wing-star-leaves-quillette-after-incriminating-video-appears Has a "left-wing" reporter ever witnessed left-wing...
by Driftless
Tue Aug 27, 2019 12:01 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

Phil_Giordana_FCD wrote:
Tue Aug 27, 2019 10:23 am
Is the Pyt officially dead?
Apparently not yet...but it seems close.
by Driftless
Mon Aug 26, 2019 4:42 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
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Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

Brits getting smarter: https://www.newstatesman.com/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/27_university_con_trick-6.jpg?itok=4XPERzZ2 Or not. Apparently grade inflation is a serious problem. I think it is a problem in the US as well, but I have not seen a comparison. https://www.newstatesman.com/p...
by Driftless
Sat Aug 24, 2019 4:10 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: You is all a bunch of poofs!
Replies: 8334
Views: 138548

Re: You is all a bunch of poofs!

Was not expecting to see this name in an article about Epstein. I'm not sure if "science blogger" applies anymore. "Rage blogger" might be more accurate. A previous lawsuit: In his telling, Pivar ended his friendship with Epstein after learning from Farmer of her sexual assault. Some evidence of the...