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by ishikiri
Sat Apr 11, 2009 2:40 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Easter Terrorism? or more gestapo tactics?
Replies: 18
Views: 1614

Re: Easter Terrorism? or more gestapo tactics?

arrested held without charge for 6 days This is the part that is unacceptable to me. Remember when it was unacceptable for this to happen. yup and then somebody ran around screaming 'the terrorists are coming! the terrorists are coming!' and the government voted itself all sorts of crap we'd never ...
by ishikiri
Fri Apr 10, 2009 10:24 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Brain Implants to Restore Vision
Replies: 28
Views: 2464

Re: Brain Implants to Restore Vision

I wonder how hard it would be to condense down the size of UV veiwer to fit in the eye socket. I would happily give up one or both my eyes for UV vision. Sooooo much cooler than night vision. I'd want IR, UV, and the ability to toggle vision of the CMB and of cosmic rays. Yes. Greedy :D Cosmic rays...
by ishikiri
Fri Apr 10, 2009 9:09 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Brain Implants to Restore Vision
Replies: 28
Views: 2464

Re: Brain Implants to Restore Vision

I wonder how hard it would be to condense down the size of UV veiwer to fit in the eye socket.

I would happily give up one or both my eyes for UV vision. Sooooo much cooler than night vision.
by ishikiri
Fri Apr 10, 2009 8:26 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: "I had to send my son to Heaven and myself to Hell"
Replies: 28
Views: 2454

Re: "I had to send my son to Heaven and myself to Hell"

Its known as the Daily Fail for a reason. On another forum I go on they have a four page thread dedicated to how much it sucks. Picking out newspapers in the UK is a bit like deceiding which news channel to watch in the US, each is politicised and has its own agenda. Or is just really really shit. B...
by ishikiri
Fri Apr 10, 2009 5:10 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What should be on my wall?
Replies: 55
Views: 3861

Re: What should be on my wall?

You can also get whiteboard and magnetic paint, both made by a company called Rust-O-leum (possible sp).
by ishikiri
Thu Apr 02, 2009 6:58 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Afghan law that 'legalizes rape'
Replies: 132
Views: 10738

Re: Afghan law that 'legalizes rape'

I'm kinda divided in 3 ways about this story. On the one hand this situation is so much better for women than what would be happening under taleban control, its hard to express. At least there probably won't be so much of the hareem of 12 year olds etc. On the other hand this is affecting 20% of the...
by ishikiri
Thu Apr 02, 2009 6:20 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Your New(s) Rules (READ OR RISK BAN FROM N&A&D&K)
Replies: 34
Views: 3352

Re: Your New(s) Rules (READ OR RISK BAN FROM N&A&D&K)

Do carrots count as candy? I'm sure I can find at least one hea;th website that says they do.

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by ishikiri
Thu Apr 02, 2009 4:53 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: SB
Replies: 58
Views: 4717

Re: SB

I used to quite like SB. Whenever I was suffering from insomnia I'd go there and let the brain juice leak out of my ears for a bit. Now I just go to 4chan, that occasionally has boobies which brightens things up a bit.
by ishikiri
Thu Apr 02, 2009 7:56 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Israeli Films
Replies: 19
Views: 1953

Re: Israeli Films

Do you mean what they are wearing here? Those are helmet covers designed to break up the very obvious and un-natural shape of a helmet. Although they look much less effective than the regular way of camo-ing up a helmet. Also the IDF are well known for having some pretty random military kit that no-...
by ishikiri
Wed Apr 01, 2009 1:09 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: 'Best' Religion
Replies: 63
Views: 4567

Re: 'Best' Religion

My pediatrician was Zoroastrian! I wasn't aware they existed anymore, outside of a very small community in... India, I think? Correct. The religion is small and slowly disappearing. Zoroastrianism is non-proselytizing, and so doesn't hold up against the more assertive religions. The largest populat...
by ishikiri
Wed Apr 01, 2009 12:53 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: One step closer to battle field lasers.
Replies: 61
Views: 4628

Re: One step closer to battle field lasers.

Now they need to make it into a personal weapon. Something in the 40Kw range :D
by ishikiri
Tue Mar 31, 2009 12:37 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Help me get my plane out of a tree
Replies: 53
Views: 7995

Re: Help me get my plane out of a tree

Brooklynxman wrote:I know a guy who bought an R/c helicopter and attached a camera too it.

Idea 1: BB gun

Idea 6: Use mini-gun to cut down tree.

Combine Ideas 1 and 6 for greater and more hillarious results.
by ishikiri
Mon Mar 30, 2009 11:26 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: "Dancing"
Replies: 21
Views: 1726

Re: "Dancing"

Jorpho wrote:
Phildawg9000 wrote:get pretty positive responses.
...meaning?

People don't point and laugh.

Openly at least :D

If in doubt go for the ugly mate of the one you actually want, or Go Ugly Early.
by ishikiri
Mon Mar 30, 2009 10:31 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: guys growing long hair
Replies: 58
Views: 4437

Re: guys growing long hair

The problem with long hair in mosh-pits is when someone elses sweaty greasy long hair gets stuck to your own sweaty bod, especially if it goes in your mouth.

Shudder.
by ishikiri
Sat Mar 28, 2009 4:41 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Nathan Fillion is doing porno flicks! (PG Porn)
Replies: 0
Views: 829

Nathan Fillion is doing porno flicks! (PG Porn)

No sex though.

This vid was embedded on another site so I thought I'd share it with all the Fillion-fans.
by ishikiri
Tue Mar 17, 2009 3:21 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Northern Ireland killings...
Replies: 78
Views: 6035

Re: Northern Ireland killings...

Pagaman, as loathe as I am to provide any support to the silly noraid narrowback twunt that is PheonixRider, you are missing out some of the historical context. Britian doesn't have a history of occupying Canada going back about 800 years and generally fucking them over at every possible turn, i.e. ...
by ishikiri
Mon Mar 16, 2009 11:01 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Secret message in Abe Lincoln's watch
Replies: 35
Views: 3710

Re: Secret message in Abe Lincoln's watch

This is the first I've heard of people not wearing watches, outside of discomfort factors anyway. I've only ever found watches uncomfortable when then are worn with metal instead of leather straps, as the leather molds to the shape of your wrist. They do need changing every 6 months or so as they ki...
by ishikiri
Mon Mar 16, 2009 10:07 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Local News - Self defense gone too far?
Replies: 219
Views: 16565

Re: Local News - Self defense gone too far?

Well, remembering ancient laws, where for stolen grape bundle off the bush you got your hand chopped off, this is pretty tame. :? Or modern laws where a women can get stoned to death for driving a car. :| :x Where? The only country I know of that bans women from driving is Saudi Arabia, and I've ne...
by ishikiri
Mon Mar 16, 2009 10:03 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Japanese off the coast of Somalia
Replies: 32
Views: 2459

Re: Japanese off the coast of Somalia

I wonder if there's a market for mercs out there... I'd love to go over with a decent rifle and hire my services out to various anti-pirates... gap year expedition maybe? If you wanted to do that for reals then you have two main optiions: 1. Join the Navy and specifically request duties as ship sec...
by ishikiri
Mon Mar 16, 2009 6:26 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Questions For The World
Replies: 2216
Views: 420193

Re: Questions For The World

Ahh, time for new questions. 1. Music gang types. The UK has a history of this type of violence going back to the 50's, with various groups as fashions change. Here's a quick outline of the groups, all of them used to go round knocking the crap out of each other, except the Hippies. 1950s's Teddy B...
by ishikiri
Thu Mar 12, 2009 8:13 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Over the shoulder, or across the chest?
Replies: 23
Views: 2513

Re: Over the shoulder, or across the chest?

Call it a satchel instead of messenger bag or man-bag.

Instant -1 femininity*.

Also, another for the across the chest with the bag across your arse.

*odd word, femininity, if you think about it.
by ishikiri
Thu Mar 12, 2009 1:58 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Local News - Self defense gone too far?
Replies: 219
Views: 16565

Re: Local News - Self defense gone too far?

*snip* This is very surprising. Everyone I know says guns are near impossible to get hold of. How to get hold of a gun: 1. Find drug dealer. 2. Buy some drugs of him. 3. Ask him if he knows anyone who can supply you a gun. 4. Go for a very scary car ride with some sort of gangsta types who can supp...
by ishikiri
Thu Mar 12, 2009 4:58 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Local News - Self defense gone too far?
Replies: 219
Views: 16565

Re: Local News - Self defense gone too far?

If all the ingredients for blackpowder are outlawed too (and the criminal would probably be able to get them anyway, just like he would be able to get an outlawed gun. But I'm humoring the proposed point for you) then he can simply used compressed air to propel the shot. I tried making one of those...
by ishikiri
Thu Mar 12, 2009 2:22 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Nicknames
Replies: 162
Views: 13372

Re: Nicknames

I was Benji as a toddler, then Little Ben at first school as opposed to Big Ben who is now about 6'4". I'm largely reffered to as Stoyles or Stoylesie, one of only two of my group at school who were reffered to by their second name or an adapted version. I was also called Les (Stoy les ) for ab...
by ishikiri
Mon Mar 09, 2009 8:11 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Local News - Self defense gone too far?
Replies: 219
Views: 16565

Re: Local News - Self defense gone too far?

So far... no comments on gun control? Does this incedent make it less likely for those who've read the story to think twice before attacking the pizza man? Does this incedent prove that more guns on the streets leads to more deaths? No. It has been repeatedly proven that more CCW weapons rapidly de...
by ishikiri
Wed Mar 04, 2009 1:29 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Gunmen in Lahore attack Sri Lankan cricket team.
Replies: 9
Views: 905

Re: Gunmen in Lahore attack Sri Lankan cricket team.

Ishikiri - This test series was taking place under incredibly heightened security, and there was discussion prior as to whether or not the team should go there. Now that this has happened, I don't see how you can ask cricket players to go back there, knowing that their lives are in real danger. I d...
by ishikiri
Tue Mar 03, 2009 8:53 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Slumdog Millionaire
Replies: 33
Views: 4827

Re: Slumdog Millionaire

Slumdog is a great movie, and its culturally accurate. That's hard to find in Hollywood pictures. 9/10 for sure. Almost as good as the wresler....RAM JAM! Its not a Hollywood flick though, its an Indy purebred. TBH I'm annoyed I payed money to see it. I couldn't care less about the characters and I...
by ishikiri
Tue Mar 03, 2009 3:52 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Gunmen in Lahore attack Sri Lankan cricket team.
Replies: 9
Views: 905

Re: Gunmen in Lahore attack Sri Lankan cricket team.

Every other test-playing country should cancel any future matches they have in Pakistan until they've definitively improved the situation and their security measures (I'm sure they already have cancelled them), and I think their part in hosting the 2011 World Cup should be contingent on that as wel...
by ishikiri
Tue Mar 03, 2009 2:29 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Gunmen in Lahore attack Sri Lankan cricket team.
Replies: 9
Views: 905

Re: Gunmen in Lahore attack Sri Lankan cricket team.

Bad news. No-one seems to know who comitted the attack, it could have been by Indians as retalliation for the Mumbai attack How's that work? Which Indians, and why would they attack Sri Lankans when the Mumbai terrorists were from Pakistan? I agree it makes no sense, some minister is trying to blam...
by ishikiri
Tue Mar 03, 2009 1:43 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Gunmen in Lahore attack Sri Lankan cricket team.
Replies: 9
Views: 905

Gunmen in Lahore attack Sri Lankan cricket team.

Twelve gunmen armed with AK's and RPG's opened fire on the Sri Lankan cricket teams bus on its way to Gaddafi Stadium for a test match. Article: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/south_asia/7920260.stm Five police and a driver were killed, seven of the team and one assistant coach were injured, two c...
by ishikiri
Mon Mar 02, 2009 7:50 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Whats red, white and yells a lot? [Trigger Warning]
Replies: 130
Views: 22954

Re: Whats red, white and yells a lot?

Whats pink, a foot long and makes women scream?

Cot death.



9 out of ten people have no problem with gang-rape.


The guy who told me the cot death one accidently said it infront of a woman who's kid had died of cot-death. That must have been a fun party afterwards.
by ishikiri
Sun Mar 01, 2009 6:53 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Gran Torino
Replies: 6
Views: 1314

Re: Gran Torino

Clint Eastwoods latest film in which the macho persona which has been the staple of his career is shown to its growlingest perfection. Badassery abounds. I agree completely. The only two things that bothered me were the teen's acting (he didn't cry very well...). Also, the end was slightly predicta...
by ishikiri
Sun Mar 01, 2009 8:13 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Gran Torino
Replies: 6
Views: 1314

Gran Torino

Clint Eastwoods latest film in which the macho persona which has been the staple of his career is shown to its growlingest perfection. Badassery abounds. This is going to be the last film Clint is going to act in (fair enough he is 78!) and as last films go its a damn fine way to go. Its a film I'd ...
by ishikiri
Sun Mar 01, 2009 7:25 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: JCVD
Replies: 3
Views: 791

Re: JCVD

I bought it. I paid £12 to watch Jean Claude Van Staffenburgs therapy sessions. The 7 minute monologue is pretty crazy, as is how flexable Van Damme still is.

I get the feeling I'll only watch it very occasionally.
by ishikiri
Fri Feb 27, 2009 7:38 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Your favorite stand-up comedian? (Poll)
Replies: 101
Views: 10152

Re: Your favorite stand-up comedian? (Poll)

There is a serious lackage of Russel Howard here, I mean, we've already mentioned the rest of the Mock the Week regulars.
by ishikiri
Fri Feb 27, 2009 6:07 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Politically Incorrect jokes
Replies: 94
Views: 6453

Re: Politically Incorrect jokes

Whats pink, a foot long and makes women scream?

Spoiler:
Cot death
by ishikiri
Wed Feb 25, 2009 4:21 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Crisis, crisis, what crisis?
Replies: 109
Views: 7782

Re: Crisis, crisis, what crisis?

I stand corrected. Anyway, back on topic, the main way that the crisis has affected me is that I'm not training to be an electrician since most of those idustries were the first to go down the pan after it became nigh on impossible to get mortgages. The only way to get an apprenticeship in construct...
by ishikiri
Wed Feb 25, 2009 3:45 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Your most awesome ornament?
Replies: 10
Views: 1120

Re: Your most awesome ornament?

I have a little shelf of Kitschy stuff in my room; 60's camera, hipflask, a couple of zippos, lightsaber, buckles and my pride and joy - the Captain Scarlet Mysterons light phaser.

Spoiler:
"This is the voice of the myterons"
by ishikiri
Wed Feb 25, 2009 3:41 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Crisis, crisis, what crisis?
Replies: 109
Views: 7782

Re: Crisis, crisis, what crisis?

Here older ones did not feel it any worse than in previous ~20 years - most retirement nearing people were robbed by new system in early 90's anyway. So, actually, some could even afford to buy something, since prices are diminishing... :? Where is 'here'? Former Soviet state. Can't remember if Ior...
by ishikiri
Wed Feb 25, 2009 3:26 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: My home town
Replies: 36
Views: 3832

Re: My home town

I'm originally from Bingley near Bradford (as in the bank that went down the pan last year). i now live in Angel, London. Bradford is a fairly unpleasant place centrally made up pretty equally of knackered Victorian houses, horriffic 60's architecture and the underlying atmosphere of racial discomfo...

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