0172: "Skateboarding is Not a Crime"

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Postby fjafjan » Sat Dec 09, 2006 10:52 pm UTC

Waterboarding is not a crime

I just know it will show up on republican cars anytime over there in the states now :P
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Postby thomasjmaccoll » Sat Dec 09, 2006 11:16 pm UTC

fjafjan wrote:Waterboarding is not a crime

I just know it will show up on republican cars anytime over there in the states now :P


haha, best so far i think... although it's not so much absurd as topical and biting.
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Postby fjafjan » Sat Dec 09, 2006 11:22 pm UTC

thomasjmaccoll wrote:
fjafjan wrote:Waterboarding is not a crime

I just know it will show up on republican cars anytime over there in the states now :P


haha, best so far i think... although it's not so much absurd as topical and biting.


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Re: Official "Skateboarding is Not a Crime" Discussion

Postby GiantSnowman » Sun Feb 03, 2008 5:15 pm UTC

Look what I found in a Singapore metro station:
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Re: Official "Skateboarding is Not a Crime" Discussion

Postby '; DROP DATABASE;-- » Sun Feb 03, 2008 8:18 pm UTC

NOT LINKING IS A CRIME >8^(
Title: "'Arrest me, I'm a skateboarder' is an even more obnoxious variant."

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Re: 0172: "Skateboarding is Not a Crime"

Postby jerry » Fri Oct 15, 2010 1:24 am UTC

Hi all, this thread needs clarification; for skateboarding was, in fact, forbidden in Norway between 1978 and 1989, and skaters were literally criminalized. They built ramps in forests, or wherever they could stay hidden from the police.

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Re: 0172: "Skateboarding is Not a Crime"

Postby Uninfinity » Mon Oct 18, 2010 5:08 am UTC

Wait, so what was it that got skateboarding banned so much? Was it that a lot of skaters did bad things (my vocabulary is so extensive (oh wait, no, i'm talking to Randal's cat again))? Or are skateboarders banned as much as the rest of us bikerscooterrollerracers and they're just being whiny crabs about it?

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Re: 0172: "Skateboarding is Not a Crime"

Postby CorruptUser » Mon Oct 18, 2010 5:31 am UTC

I think it has to do with the health risks and that Norway has socialized medicine. Sorry, I'm just a cynic about anything government is involved with, especially when money/funding is somehow involved.

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Re: 0172: "Skateboarding is Not a Crime"

Postby jerry » Sun Oct 24, 2010 10:21 pm UTC

No, it was just a few politicians who used the percieved danger of the new to make headlines for themselves by appearing as if they were caring for the safety of kids. It was ridiculous (and regardless of health care system).

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Re: 0172: "Skateboarding is Not a Crime"

Postby Uninfinity » Wed Oct 27, 2010 9:42 pm UTC

I guess that makes sense. Goshdarnnit.


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