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by segmentation fault
Mon May 18, 2009 4:22 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Judge rules family can't refuse chemo for boy
Replies: 127
Views: 9648

Re: Judge rules family can't refuse chemo for boy

JoshuaZ wrote:I have very mixed feelings about this. We would let an adult refuse treatment so why is this substantially different?


because we are all ZZOMG THE CHILDREN THINK OF THE CHILDREN here in the US.
by segmentation fault
Thu May 14, 2009 6:14 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Chavez Sells Dick Phone
Replies: 5
Views: 1195

Re: Chavez Sells Dick Phone

so...is this work safe?
by segmentation fault
Thu May 14, 2009 6:06 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Time to fix the FDA :\
Replies: 29
Views: 1665

Re: Time to fix the FDA :\

I can see it now, Cheerios with an extra little text box: *These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. i actually see this on bottles of fiber pills. the bottle claims that fiber is good ...
by segmentation fault
Thu May 07, 2009 12:57 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Jalapenos Kill Cancer Mightily
Replies: 28
Views: 2243

Re: Jalapenos Kill Cancer Mightily

habaneros make me want to die. along with cancer. i am cancer.
by segmentation fault
Wed May 06, 2009 4:02 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: HOWTO: Convert a Christian to Atheism?
Replies: 91
Views: 7011

Re: HOWTO: Convert a Christian to Atheism?

while its probably impossible to do so, i would go about it by first asking why they believe in no other religion, and then asking why those reasons do not apply to christianity.
by segmentation fault
Wed May 06, 2009 9:11 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Powell Says Shrinking GOP Should Return To The Center
Replies: 139
Views: 9813

Re: Powell Says Shrinking GOP Should Return To The Center

I'm pretty sure I still don't want to pay taxes on services I don't have any faith in, or use. That, and I still want the government to GTFO of my koolaid. I'd much prefer less govt fucking around with things, because I don't trust those half wits to control themselves, much less other people. i un...
by segmentation fault
Tue May 05, 2009 12:56 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Correlation between churchgoing and support for war crimes
Replies: 93
Views: 6073

Re: Correlation between churchgoing and support for war crimes

it seems people for torture think we only torture terrorists, and not just some random people who say special keywords over a phone or the internet. in which case, torture is still wrong, and does not work. pol pot was a man who tortured and killed people for imaginary crimes. do we really want to l...
by segmentation fault
Tue May 05, 2009 12:28 pm UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Inline Functions
Replies: 8
Views: 1005

Re: Inline Functions

Since I tend to write big template classes with everything defined in the class body, the keyword never seems to make any difference to me. i would personally inline what should be inlined, and write larger functions outside. its generally good practice. bulky functions inside a class definition do...
by segmentation fault
Tue May 05, 2009 12:22 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: SCOTUS Justice against privacy, angry about being googled
Replies: 22
Views: 2164

Re: SCOTUS Justice against privacy, angry about being googled

Silas wrote:Encouraging it by pointing out that it's not illegal? (and in court decisions, too!) Yeah, I can.


no, encouraging it in the "everyones a terrorist and we should know what everyone is up to at every second" sort of way.
by segmentation fault
Tue May 05, 2009 11:14 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: SCOTUS Justice against privacy, angry about being googled
Replies: 22
Views: 2164

Re: SCOTUS Justice against privacy, angry about being googled

Silas wrote:And it's not as though I can't say, "you're an asshole for being so rude, even if it's strictly within the law."


even if youre the one encouraging such rude behavior?
by segmentation fault
Tue May 05, 2009 8:42 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Obama cracks down on offshore corporate tax havens
Replies: 26
Views: 1556

Re: Obama cracks down on offshore corporate tax havens

but its those illegal immigrants that dont pay taxes...
by segmentation fault
Thu Apr 30, 2009 3:37 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: House votes to extend hate crime to disabled and LGBT folks
Replies: 123
Views: 5983

Re: House votes to extend hate crime to disabled and LGBT folks

Freakish wrote:Could you please be a little less condescending. Do you believe that there should be hate crime legislation protecting white people. Mind you I'm posting from Canada.


...there is. the law only mentions race. white is a race. tada, youre protected.
by segmentation fault
Thu Apr 30, 2009 3:25 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Sour Grapes at the Pageant
Replies: 166
Views: 12144

Re: Sour Grapes at the Pageant

gmalivuk wrote:Who else is with me in attempting to change the male/female connector terminology to top/bottom?


this leaves extra scientific advancement for the position we like to call "versatile"
by segmentation fault
Thu Apr 30, 2009 2:36 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Pirates vs. Ninjas... er... Vigilantes
Replies: 35
Views: 2513

Re: Pirates vs. Ninjas... er... Vigilantes

So if someone with a gun tries to kidnap you and you kill them, it's murder now? I can understand people referring to the pirates as somewhat justified in their actions, but referring to them as the victims of this situation is a step too far. they are victims of a seperate situation in which the o...
by segmentation fault
Thu Apr 30, 2009 2:26 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: House votes to extend hate crime to disabled and LGBT folks
Replies: 123
Views: 5983

Re: House votes to extend hate crime to disabled and LGBT folks

i agree with belials reasoning that, it is not just a crime against the person, but a crime to the entire community that person represents, so it deserves a second punishment. counseling in addition would be fine as long as its effective. "Do harsh sentences help prevent crimes?" even if t...
by segmentation fault
Thu Apr 30, 2009 1:54 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: House votes to extend hate crime to disabled and LGBT folks
Replies: 123
Views: 5983

Re: House votes to extend hate crime to disabled and LGBT folks

and how is legislation saying "please, do not act violently regarding opinions you have of other groups of people, or you will be punished accordingly" in any way special treatment towards said groups of people? its not like everyone else has to ride the back of the bus here. and about the...
by segmentation fault
Thu Apr 30, 2009 1:05 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: House votes to extend hate crime to disabled and LGBT folks
Replies: 123
Views: 5983

Re: House votes to extend hate crime to disabled and LGBT folks

However, terrorism’s purpose is to incite fear. Having a dislike or hatred toward a group is your opinion. if people didnt react on their opinions there would be no fear of hate crimes or terrorism alike, nor would they be punished for those opinions. i really am not sure what you dont get here. if...
by segmentation fault
Thu Apr 30, 2009 12:51 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Sour Grapes at the Pageant
Replies: 166
Views: 12144

Re: Sour Grapes at the Pageant

Malice wrote:They're suggesting that homosexual acts decrease your lifespan, like smoking and overeating.


well that could be true or horribly false, but what does it have to do with marriage? if its true, their mere existence causes this. marriage has nothing to do with it.
by segmentation fault
Thu Apr 30, 2009 8:56 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: House votes to extend hate crime to disabled and LGBT folks
Replies: 123
Views: 5983

Re: House votes to extend hate crime to disabled and LGBT folks

did Virginia Foxx really say that Matthew Shephard wasnt a hate crime?
by segmentation fault
Thu Apr 30, 2009 8:15 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Sour Grapes at the Pageant
Replies: 166
Views: 12144

Re: Sour Grapes at the Pageant

Seriously, I'm really getting tired of hearing these bigots come out and act like their free speech is under attack any time people call them bigoted fucktards. A. We're not the government so the first amendment doesn't f'ing apply. B. We're allowed to say whatever the fuck we want too, including c...
by segmentation fault
Wed Apr 29, 2009 3:59 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Pirates vs. Ninjas... er... Vigilantes
Replies: 35
Views: 2513

Re: Pirates vs. Ninjas... er... Vigilantes

isnt it more than "illegal fishing?" isnt it like, dumping nuclear waste into their oceans and killing all the fish as well as making inhabitants sick? if that were the case, id be pissed too. not justifying their actions, but i would be pissed. source http://www.independent.co.uk/opinion/...
by segmentation fault
Wed Apr 29, 2009 8:54 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Arlen Specter Switches Sides
Replies: 38
Views: 2761

Re: Arlen Specter Switches Sides

did he really say all that? i mean, i know huffpo isnt the onion, but really?
by segmentation fault
Tue Apr 28, 2009 11:00 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Possible Flu Pandemic in Mexico
Replies: 155
Views: 13944

Re: Possible Flu Pandemic in Mexico

Now, to be fair, they weren't calling it wasteful spending, they just thought it shouldn't be in an economic stimulus bill because they felt influenza vaccine research and production didn't directly stimulate the economy, not buying into the argument that it would be a preventative measure. yep. ec...
by segmentation fault
Mon Apr 27, 2009 2:14 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Dogs are aggressive if they are trained badly
Replies: 42
Views: 3411

Re: Dogs are aggressive if they are trained badly

i think most of the problem with pit bulls and stronger breeds is that idiots get them because of their reputation, aka they want a "badass dog" and continue to enforce the behavior. personally i believe that when incidents happen, the owners be punished hardcore. maybe this will make peop...
by segmentation fault
Mon Apr 27, 2009 9:42 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Dogs are aggressive if they are trained badly
Replies: 42
Views: 3411

Re: Dogs are aggressive if they are trained badly

dog whisperer anyone? some of the factors that cause aggressiveness in dogs are: first-time dog ownership; failure to subject the dog to basic obedience training; spoiling or pampering the dog; not using physical punishment when it is required; buying a dog as a present, as a guard dog or on impulse...
by segmentation fault
Mon Apr 27, 2009 8:58 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Possible Flu Pandemic in Mexico
Replies: 155
Views: 13944

Re: Possible Flu Pandemic in Mexico

oh, by the way: When House Appropriations Committee chairman David Obey, the Wisconsin Democrat who has long championed investment in pandemic preparation, included roughly $900 million for that purpose in this year's emergency stimulus bill, he was ridiculed by conservative operatives and congressi...
by segmentation fault
Fri Apr 24, 2009 10:06 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Christians on TV are nutjobs
Replies: 96
Views: 6833

Re: Christians on TV are nutjobs

@segmentation fault, refer to this (the @Gelsamel part), or alternatively to my assertion that logic does not work without assumptions. There is not in fact any wrong-doing going on. assumptions however need to be proven. if you just accept the gospel to be true, thats faith, which is just as irrat...
by segmentation fault
Thu Apr 23, 2009 4:45 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Christians on TV are nutjobs
Replies: 96
Views: 6833

Re: Christians on TV are nutjobs

Assumption: The Gospel of John is true. Conclusion: God exists. (Rational!) youre doing it wrong. how can you, based on an assumption, rationally know for a fact god exists? you can assume its true, and you can assume that god may be concluded from it, but you cannot just say oh god exists off an a...
by segmentation fault
Thu Apr 23, 2009 4:42 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: The Pirate Bay trial in Sweden begins
Replies: 305
Views: 24098

Re: The Pirate Bay trial in Sweden begins

Gizmodo is reporting (with link to a Swedish news source) that the judge who sentenced these four is a member of the Swedish Copyright Association and the Swedish Association for the Protection of Industrial Property, where he is a board member. gizmodo and the rest of the internet. i wish i could ...
by segmentation fault
Wed Apr 22, 2009 4:12 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Christians on TV are nutjobs
Replies: 96
Views: 6833

Re: Christians on TV are nutjobs

its not irrational to say "there might be a god and he might have done all this" but it IS sort of irrational to think "this is the conclusion i am going to adhere to even though i know nothing of its validity"
by segmentation fault
Mon Apr 20, 2009 4:57 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: XKCD Book - New York Times
Replies: 21
Views: 2894

Re: XKCD Book - New York Times

headprogrammingczar wrote:NYTimes is being "private webpage" failure.


www.bugmenot.com
by segmentation fault
Fri Apr 17, 2009 6:39 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Thoughts on the Tea Parties?
Replies: 164
Views: 11765

Re: Thoughts on the Tea Parties?

the obviously want a spend-more do-more administration. the people protesting dont even realize how it could possibly benefit them.
by segmentation fault
Fri Apr 17, 2009 5:05 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Anonymous leaves secret message in Time 100 poll
Replies: 29
Views: 4157

Re: Anonymous leaves secret message in Time 100 poll

i think 4chan is skynet
by segmentation fault
Thu Apr 16, 2009 8:50 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Thoughts on the Tea Parties?
Replies: 164
Views: 11765

Re: Thoughts on the Tea Parties?

oh god people please stop whining about something that might actually help. if anything, the bush deficits should have enraged you more because that was incurred to give tax cuts to the rich, who spent their money on mansions and private jets. that money is gone. infrastructure projects can at least...
by segmentation fault
Thu Apr 16, 2009 2:43 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Thoughts on the Tea Parties?
Replies: 164
Views: 11765

Re: Thoughts on the Tea Parties?

hey guys lets protest tax increases despite the fact that we are probably included in the 95% of people who just got a tax cut, while we are at it lets protest "massive government spending" on infrastructure projects that will not only create jobs but benefit a majority of americans, then ...
by segmentation fault
Thu Apr 16, 2009 3:02 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Anti-Piracy: the Ronpaul Style
Replies: 76
Views: 3483

Re: Anti-Piracy: the Ronpaul Style

i dont get libertarianism. it seems that they think that the government should abdicate all responsibility to its people.
by segmentation fault
Wed Apr 15, 2009 4:09 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Student Receives Atheist Scholarship
Replies: 19
Views: 1900

Re: Student Receives Atheist Scholarship

apeman5291 wrote:I don't like the fact that it is not a group founded to promote an idea, but to mock those of others.


its not mocking anyone. its supposed to ask the question: if you think what i believe in is ridiculous, then why dont you look in the mirror?
by segmentation fault
Wed Apr 15, 2009 4:07 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Anti-gay organization is called 2M4M. (hilarious).
Replies: 53
Views: 7503

Re: Anti-gay organization is called 2M4M. (hilarious).

the satire writes itself sometimes.
by segmentation fault
Tue Apr 14, 2009 1:43 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Parlons Français ! [French practice]
Replies: 616
Views: 219158

Re: Parlons Français ! [French practice]

j'ai aussi un problème avec les pronoms interrogatifs :)

je n'ai qu'une semaine auparavant je vais à Paris. j'espere que je sais assez pour me débrouiller.
by segmentation fault
Mon Apr 13, 2009 8:48 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Parlons Français ! [French practice]
Replies: 616
Views: 219158

Re: Parlons Français ! [French practice]

qu'est-ce qui est la différence entre "ce/cette", "ceci", "celui" ...?

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