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by tr0g
Today, 14:18
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: The Abortion Thread
Replies: 93
Views: 2041

Re: The Abortion Thread

Aresen wrote:
Today, 13:59
It's deemed experimental.

They attempted it on Justin Trudeau and found that he still had no sense of direction.
I thought he was like all politicians and instinctively moved in the direction of higher poll numbers.
by tr0g
Today, 13:58
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: Worthwhile intertubez finds
Replies: 11558
Views: 616550

Re: Worthwhile intertubez finds

Maybe I'm stupid, but wouldn't setting your facebook profile to private solve this problem?
by tr0g
Today, 13:53
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: Net Neutrality
Replies: 227
Views: 9883

Re: Net Neutrality

MJGreen wrote:
Today, 13:48
So how much is it gonna cost me to comment here going forward? $2.99 per post?
Rates are dependent on tenure and number of posts. Thoreau is in for an ugly surprise.
by tr0g
Today, 12:42
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: The Abortion Thread
Replies: 93
Views: 2041

Re: The Abortion Thread

If you really want to boggle, there's the trans-disabled people. Though at least their whole thing is self-inflicted, so no real libertarian objections to it. Unless I'm asked to pay for it. I dunno. I have concerns about letting crazy people mutilate themselves, but we're moving into a grey area w...
by tr0g
Yesterday, 22:53
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: Observations of the Random sort
Replies: 8432
Views: 232509

Re: Observations of the Random sort

the innominate one wrote:
Yesterday, 18:20
I'm surprised one needs a license for lab glassware, but I guess the logic is that you need it for chemistry work, which generally requires permits.
It's considered to be possible drug paraphernalia, so you have to get a permit so they can come and do unannounced inspections. Yay Texas.
by tr0g
Yesterday, 18:02
Forum: The Joys of Life
Topic: Home $weet Home
Replies: 1352
Views: 50511

Re: Home $weet Home

I would love to tell you about my adventures in homeownership, but as of Friday, I don't own one. Yay!

Of course, tomorrow we meet with an architect to see if my wife's grandiose ambitions are possible (hint: probably not).
by tr0g
Yesterday, 17:56
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: Observations of the Random sort
Replies: 8432
Views: 232509

Re: Observations of the Random sort

I have bought laboratory glassware and I don't have the appropriate license. Oh, dearie me. Whatever shall I do?
by tr0g
29 Nov 2017, 11:53
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: No touching! - sexual impropriety thread
Replies: 377
Views: 5621

Re: No touching! - sexual impropriety thread

Apparently, like most of these other guys, Lauer's been playing this game a looong time.
by tr0g
29 Nov 2017, 11:44
Forum: The Joys of Life
Topic: Home $weet Home
Replies: 1352
Views: 50511

Re: Home $weet Home

nicole wrote:
29 Nov 2017, 11:37
Exactly. Well, not exactly, because I never want to live somewhere less cold than here.
Strange, I never want to live anywhere colder than here.
by tr0g
16 Nov 2017, 13:32
Forum: The Joys of Life
Topic: Ruin a thread for dhex
Replies: 29
Views: 603

Re: Ruin a thread for dhex

Halloween was kind of dead this year, but it was also cold and raining. I think with better weather there'd be more turnout. Lunch's larger point is true, though. Everybody's all stranger danger freaky now. It's nowhere near like it was when I was a wee tr0gling. Also, while we're on the subject. it...
by tr0g
16 Nov 2017, 13:22
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: No touching! - sexual impropriety thread
Replies: 377
Views: 5621

Re: No touching! - sexual impropriety thread

the innominate one wrote:
16 Nov 2017, 13:15
People on Twitter calling for Franken to resign. Seems excessive based on a single known instance for which he's apologized.
What if we want him to resign just because, well, he's Al Franken?
by tr0g
16 Nov 2017, 13:08
Forum: The Joys of Life
Topic: the list of those things which are not food
Replies: 832
Views: 30170

Re: the list of those things which are not food

dhex wrote:
16 Nov 2017, 07:56
fuck all those people with their shitty coffee hacks
Yes. I don't want grease or peanut butter or omega 3s or rancid yak butter in my coffee. Black, I artificial sweetener, moving right along and fuck your nonsense. I want my caffeine in convenient liquid form with no bullshit.
by tr0g
16 Nov 2017, 12:56
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: I bless the rains
Replies: 30
Views: 601

Re: I bless the rains

But did he make it to the 36th Chamber of Shaolin? Inquiring minds want to know.

Yeah, Africa's definitely a mixed bag. Everybody I know who's been to Ghana loved it. Nigeria? Not so much.
by tr0g
15 Nov 2017, 14:36
Forum: The Joys of Life
Topic: Zack Snyder's Slow Motion French Fries: the DCEU Thread
Replies: 83
Views: 2310

Re: Zack Snyder's Slow Motion French Fries: the DCEU Thread

Cool, Warner Brothers has decided to basically ruin Rotten Tomatoes' credibility: http://variety.com/2017/film/news/rotten-tomatoes-justice-league-rating-1202614739/amp/ "However, a study released in September found that there is no positive or negative correlation between Rotten Tomatoes scores an...
by tr0g
15 Nov 2017, 13:38
Forum: The Joys of Life
Topic: Light laffs
Replies: 5344
Views: 192553

Re: Light laffs

Warren wrote:
15 Nov 2017, 13:27
tr0g wrote:
15 Nov 2017, 13:19
JasonL wrote:
15 Nov 2017, 12:26
I don’t get that show or the comedy content there in
I am sorry for your humor impairment.
It's painful. If that's your idea of humor, I am sorry for you.
It's Always Sunny is a complete crapshoot, but when it's good it's hysterical.
by tr0g
15 Nov 2017, 13:19
Forum: The Joys of Life
Topic: Light laffs
Replies: 5344
Views: 192553

Re: Light laffs

JasonL wrote:
15 Nov 2017, 12:26
I don’t get that show or the comedy content there in
I am sorry for your humor impairment.
by tr0g
15 Nov 2017, 13:11
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: I bless the rains
Replies: 30
Views: 601

Re: I bless the rains

On the same topic, I know some Afrikaaners who are now US citizens and to a (wo)man they all have the same attitude: Africa is a lost cause. Quit sending them money and let it burn.
by tr0g
15 Nov 2017, 13:06
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: Bill Clinton, #MeToo, Feminism, and 1998
Replies: 94
Views: 1066

Re: Bill Clinton, #MeToo, Feminism, and 1998

Vox headline on a Matt Yglesias joint: Bill Clinton Should Have Resigned Was Yglesias even out of college when all that went down? How about somebody who was there and pushing the party line finally admitting it? He's only a few years older than me, so extremely not out of college. He would have be...
by tr0g
15 Nov 2017, 12:09
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: I bless the rains
Replies: 30
Views: 601

Re: I bless the rains

It's just a push from the left and a shove from the right. Where is my copy of Luttwak's book, anyway? I hope I didn't leave it lying around for someone named Chiwenga to find.
by tr0g
15 Nov 2017, 11:52
Forum: The Joys of Life
Topic: Ruin a thread for dhex
Replies: 29
Views: 603

Re: Ruin a thread for dhex

Don't we have to work in some xkcd too?
by tr0g
15 Nov 2017, 11:50
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: Bill Clinton, #MeToo, Feminism, and 1998
Replies: 94
Views: 1066

Re: Bill Clinton, #MeToo, Feminism, and 1998

Vox headline on a Matt Yglesias joint: Bill Clinton Should Have Resigned Was Yglesias even out of college when all that went down? How about somebody who was there and pushing the party line finally admitting it? He's only a few years older than me, so extremely not out of college. He would have be...
by tr0g
15 Nov 2017, 11:24
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: Bill Clinton, #MeToo, Feminism, and 1998
Replies: 94
Views: 1066

Re: Bill Clinton, #MeToo, Feminism, and 1998

nicole wrote:
15 Nov 2017, 09:48
Vox headline on a Matt Yglesias joint: Bill Clinton Should Have Resigned
Was Yglesias even out of college when all that went down? How about somebody who was there and pushing the party line finally admitting it?
by tr0g
10 Nov 2017, 15:44
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: OFFS: The Forsakening
Replies: 6169
Views: 166676

Re: OFFS: The Forsakening

Eric the .5b wrote:
10 Nov 2017, 14:43
"Hooray for Rapeywood?
HollyWOOD
by tr0g
10 Nov 2017, 15:39
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: Phrases to Ponder
Replies: 3
Views: 96

Re: Phrases to Ponder

They'll have to pay him a licensing fee for use of the Trump name.
by tr0g
10 Nov 2017, 14:15
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: The Techno-Bleg Thread
Replies: 2849
Views: 113938

Re: The Techno-Bleg Thread

If you just used Linux, you wouldn't have this problem! (You'd have other, more, and more confusing problems. But you definitely wouldn't have this exact problem). You'd have problems because you're using one distro and all teh docs you can find are for some other distro and things aren't exactly t...