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by stapleface
Sat Dec 12, 2009 10:55 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Lion and Tiger and Bear, oh my!
Replies: 17
Views: 2636

Re: Lion and Tiger and Bear, oh my!

"They are obviously not wild animals any more," said Charles.

"It's when you forget that these fellows are wild animals that you get yourself in trouble."


Charles is gonna get eaten.
by stapleface
Mon Nov 16, 2009 6:37 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: "But I have a Black/gay/etc friend, so it's ok"
Replies: 101
Views: 9554

Re: "But I have a Black/gay/etc friend, so it's ok"

Repeating what many, many, many people have said before me. No one has to be offended for the statement to be racist. If no one is offended, is it a problem? Yes. And I really liked http://stuffwhitepeoplelike.com/ before, now I'll have to start writing them angry e-mails because some jerkbag I don...
by stapleface
Fri Nov 06, 2009 6:45 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: David Nutt's drug rankings
Replies: 54
Views: 7449

Re: David Nutt's drug rankings

Ixtellor wrote:1) Ectasy. I don't use illegal drugs and have not for a very very long time. But if you must use drugs, I highly recommend Ectasy. Drink lots of water and you will be fine.


stop that. drink enough to replace whatever you lose, which is sound advice for pretty much every activity.
by stapleface
Wed Aug 19, 2009 6:38 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Penny Arcade's Take on Homophobic Slurs
Replies: 550
Views: 44336

Re: Penny Arcade's Take on Homophobic Slurs

Why is it that people get so bloody defensive when you show them the full ramifications of the idiotic statements that they make? Gosh, aren't we all very lucky that you're here to expose the stupid, highlight the moronic, and absorb the backlash of their simple minds. I just hope it doesn't make y...
by stapleface
Sat Jul 25, 2009 9:51 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: WoWzers!
Replies: 5112
Views: 506964

Re: WoWzers!

we got the legendary bow about a month before wotlk hit and the guy replaced it pre-naxx.
by stapleface
Mon Jul 20, 2009 2:18 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: WoWzers!
Replies: 5112
Views: 506964

Re: WoWzers!

http://www.wowarmory.com/character-sheet.xml?r=Blackhand&n=Velarian I think it should be showing me in my Steelbreaker tanking set. Its a shame the Naxx staff is still the best damage mitigation weapon for druids out there. I'd use it on all bosses if not for threat issues (which don't occur on...
by stapleface
Sun Jun 28, 2009 11:51 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: WoWzers!
Replies: 5112
Views: 506964

Re: WoWzers!

major glyphs give important skill boosts (ie damage, healing or tanking benefits), minor ones tend either to be vanity or lesser effects, such as mana reduction on buffs, removal of the reagent cost of a spell or whatever. you can have three of each at 80.
by stapleface
Fri Jun 19, 2009 2:29 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: WoWzers!
Replies: 5112
Views: 506964

Re: WoWzers!

If you want more information you'd probably have to give an armory link (or similar, given you don't have 5 posts), or at least an idea of your spec and glyph choice. Also more info on your healing style, are you using swiftmend properly? Trees can generally keep a tank up even while wearing crappy ...
by stapleface
Mon Jun 01, 2009 9:07 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: WoWzers!
Replies: 5112
Views: 506964

Re: WoWzers!

We've been pushing at hard mode Thorim all week and are going to try outfitting the whole raid with 2 pieces of Frost resist since we still have random nearly unpreventable deaths otherwise. I can't think of anything that would be unavoidable on that fight. You might struggle for dps with people we...
by stapleface
Wed Apr 15, 2009 10:44 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Monkey Island movie
Replies: 7
Views: 1529

Re: Monkey Island movie

needs more murray, the talking skull from cmi
by stapleface
Wed Apr 15, 2009 10:40 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Release dates differing between countries
Replies: 3
Views: 1331

Re: Release dates differing between countries

there's a cinema in Koln that shows films in english, sometimes with german subtitles, but it's not showing crank.

this was a useful post.
by stapleface
Sun Apr 05, 2009 1:03 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger
Replies: 20
Views: 2229

Re: Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger

I think a lot of it is because Kanye is such an obvious douchebag, for example: -ghostwritten twitter -crashing the stage when justice/simian won the best video award at the EMAs, complaining about how his video had pam anderson and cost a million dollars -complaining that people won't give chris br...
by stapleface
Sat Mar 28, 2009 10:25 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What to do on stage
Replies: 18
Views: 2040

Re: What to do on stage

Take your pants off.
by stapleface
Fri Mar 27, 2009 2:37 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Song Identification!
Replies: 458
Views: 203375

Re: Song Identification!

Okay, this one is a lot odder for identification, but luckily I have more to work with. I want to know the songs in the backgrounds of both of these Alpha Centauri secret project videos http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yMIxYbhWQMI&feature=related http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pL-sYwiioeY&fea...
by stapleface
Fri Mar 20, 2009 5:53 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Researcher identifies 8 patterns as the cause of all humor
Replies: 10
Views: 1654

Re: Researcher identifies 8 patterns as the cause of all humor

Figure 30: A simple mirror image consists of the reversal of visual detail,
producing a pattern of opposition whereby the same information is seen in
contrary states.


Under no circumstances should you attempt to read this book.
by stapleface
Thu Mar 12, 2009 8:36 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Battlestar Galactica (spoilers rampant like Durandal)
Replies: 654
Views: 80630

Re: Battlestar Galactica (spoilers rampant like Durandal)

Apparently there's going to be another one of those BSG panels that are so popular.
by stapleface
Tue Mar 03, 2009 9:10 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Local news, and I am ashamed of my country/county
Replies: 72
Views: 7880

Re: Local news, and I am ashamed of my country/county

I can imagine the scene at the immigration desk.
"Welcome to the UK, now tell me which is your favourite wife"
by stapleface
Tue Feb 24, 2009 10:40 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Sun-powered device converts CO2 into fuel
Replies: 39
Views: 3441

Re: Sun-powered device converts CO2 into fuel

In a liter of liquid hydrogen, there is about the same number of molecules than as in a liter of gasoline... H 2 has MW = 2 and gasoline (C 8 H 18 ) has MW = 114. With a MW over 50x that of H 2 , gasoline would have to be more than 50x as dense to have the same number of molecules in a liter. Are y...
by stapleface
Tue Feb 24, 2009 1:47 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Sun-powered device converts CO2 into fuel
Replies: 39
Views: 3441

Re: Sun-powered device converts CO2 into fuel

oxoiron wrote:
douglasm wrote:How about a wikipedia link?
I thought we were talking about density, not energy density, the subject to which you linked.


Liquid Hydrogen has a density of 70.99g/litre at 20K
Gasoline has a density of 710-770g/litre
by stapleface
Fri Feb 20, 2009 9:22 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Help NASA name Node3 ... Serenity!
Replies: 81
Views: 8966

Re: Help NASA name Node3 ... Serenity!

Zeroignite wrote:Eh, we can still name something better when the time comes. For now, a life support module is pretty cool.

it might get confusing when serenity lifts off from serenity to rendezvous with serenity
by stapleface
Thu Feb 12, 2009 11:28 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: No such thing as anti-semitism, not any more!
Replies: 125
Views: 9239

Re: No such thing as anti-semitism, not any more!

luketheduke wrote:Unless explicitly noted otherwise, posts without quotations usually respond directly to the one above. What you quoted was one of them.

i figured it couldn't be, because it made entirely no sense as a response to my post.
by stapleface
Thu Feb 12, 2009 11:24 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: No such thing as anti-semitism, not any more!
Replies: 125
Views: 9239

Re: No such thing as anti-semitism, not any more!

luketheduke wrote:You know, you keep connecting things that have absolutely no connection to each other, and revising your statements without acknowledging how that takes back your invalidation of points I made. I will therefore not respond to you anymore.

you should probably address that to someone in particular
by stapleface
Thu Feb 12, 2009 11:17 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: No such thing as anti-semitism, not any more!
Replies: 125
Views: 9239

Re: No such thing as anti-semitism, not any more!

Ummm... would you care to explain it? For me? because most woolly liberals would like to see the distribution of wealth even out both within countries and globally. any group who holds a disproportionate amount of wealth would therefore be seen as having 'too much power'. a belief that it's only je...
by stapleface
Thu Feb 12, 2009 10:59 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: No such thing as anti-semitism, not any more!
Replies: 125
Views: 9239

Re: No such thing as anti-semitism, not any more!

luketheduke wrote:If I ask you "Is it probably true or probably false that Jews have too much power in the business world?" and you say: "Probably true" then you are an anti-semite.

Period.


except that isn't true. i'd go into it but i assume it's fairly obvious to most people.
by stapleface
Tue Feb 10, 2009 9:34 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Lady News!
Replies: 300
Views: 35614

Re: Lady News!

sophyturtle wrote:Some other opinions on it:
Rep. Rosa DeLauro
National Women's Law Center


they're kinda the same opinions on it
this is a different opinion.
by stapleface
Mon Feb 09, 2009 5:45 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Computer model says Iran wont build nukes
Replies: 41
Views: 3444

Re: Computer model says Iran wont build nukes

am i alone in not being bothered about iran getting nukes?
by stapleface
Thu Feb 05, 2009 8:31 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Sucrose, glucose, fructose. What gives?
Replies: 16
Views: 5182

Re: Sucrose, glucose, fructose. What gives?

there's no difference in the biochemical pathway, and as far as metabolising the two is concerned, it's exactly the same. there's some disputed evidence for hormone interference with HFCS that doesn't occur with sucrose, but it's hard to cut through the bullshit on both sides and get to any real sci...
by stapleface
Tue Feb 03, 2009 9:08 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: GOP Bailout "Pork" List
Replies: 170
Views: 11784

Re: GOP Bailout "Pork" List

22/7 wrote:You'll also want a bald eagle sitting on your shoulder for the duration of everything in life.


agreed
by stapleface
Tue Feb 03, 2009 6:32 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: One School Beats Another School At Sporting Event
Replies: 166
Views: 11147

Re: Christian school beats learning-disabled 100-0, basketball

Can someone please explain to me why people keep popping in and making comments that are essentially, "if they stop playing, it's patronizing, but if they play hard, it's humiliating?" Do people really not realize that teams have more than just two tactics (play as if your life depended o...
by stapleface
Tue Feb 03, 2009 4:44 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: One School Beats Another School At Sporting Event
Replies: 166
Views: 11147

Re: Christian school beats learning-disabled 100-0, basketball

I'd rather somebody played their A-team against me even if i'm getting panned 100-0 than switch in their scrubs and have them still beat me. I'd rather they kept trying to score rather than have some even more humiliating "go easy on the losers" session. How sportsmanlike you are is based ...
by stapleface
Mon Jan 19, 2009 3:01 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Meteorite hit Northern Germany last night (2009-01-17)
Replies: 23
Views: 3000

Re: Meteorite hit Northern Germany last night (2009-01-17)

fjafjan wrote:innocent

you're forgetting the allegory eating the metaphor
by stapleface
Mon Jan 19, 2009 1:12 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Chomsky's latest article
Replies: 9
Views: 1295

Re: Chomsky's latest article

that section begins with
The leading neoconservative expert on Iran, Reuel Marc Gerecht, formerly in the CIA Middle East division, wrote in 2000 that:


stop skim reading
by stapleface
Sat Jan 17, 2009 8:20 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Classiest soap opera ever.
Replies: 16
Views: 2085

Re: Classiest soap opera ever.

I don't see how this is any different to having comedies about the second world war, or about korea/vietnam. The Brass Eye special on paedophilia was funny, even though it had emotive subject matter.
by stapleface
Sat Dec 20, 2008 11:25 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: New Jersey forces eharmony to offer same-sex matching
Replies: 66
Views: 6769

Re: New Jersey forces eharmony to offer same-sex matching

would it have been any different if the site had marketed itself as a heterosexual dating service?
by stapleface
Thu Dec 11, 2008 6:41 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Australian Man arrested for uploading a common viral video
Replies: 46
Views: 4514

Re: Australian Man arrested for uploading a common viral video

it's a (russian? that's what i vaguely remember hearing) guy swinging his kid around by his arms and legs. it didn't make for particularly comfortable viewing but at the end the kid seems to have loved it, so either it was completely harmless or he's been dropped so many times he has some degree of ...
by stapleface
Wed Nov 19, 2008 9:12 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: question about generating body heat
Replies: 19
Views: 5472

Re: question about generating body heat

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/life_and_style/health/article5106854.ece is a pretty good article on this, before it breaks down into stupidity ("Remember, the more skin on show, the colder you'll feel" - what, really?) and advertisements.
by stapleface
Fri Nov 07, 2008 3:30 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Ladies and gentlemen, we have a winner
Replies: 327
Views: 28018

Re: Ladies and gentlemen, we have a winner

only if nobody is around to hear it
by stapleface
Wed Nov 05, 2008 6:26 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Ladies and gentlemen, we have a winner
Replies: 327
Views: 28018

Re: Ladies and gentlemen, we have a winner

SJ Zero wrote:Oh, and Canada constantly elects a minority to be prime minister; French Canadians.


that's not change we can believe in

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