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by Weeks
Fri Nov 30, 2018 4:52 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 7962
Views: 605117

Re: Trump presidency

https://twitter.com/nprpolitics/status/1068541414131126272 NEW: Donald Trump Jr. testified to Congress that the Trump Organization's negotiations to develop a Trump Tower Moscow ended at the end of 2014. But that conflicts with Michael Cohen, who said in a guilty plea the negotiations continued well...
by Weeks
Fri Nov 30, 2018 4:47 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 7962
Views: 605117

Re: Trump presidency

I like how easy it is to spitball degenerate shit in this thread. Like, you aren't forced to stoop to trump's level you know.
by Weeks
Tue Nov 27, 2018 3:54 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 7962
Views: 605117

Re: Trump presidency

Sableagle wrote:Trump: "I've seen it. I've read some of it. It's fine. I don't believe it."
USA! USA!
by Weeks
Fri Nov 23, 2018 6:35 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2076: "Horror Movies 2"
Replies: 41
Views: 2371

Re: 2076: "Horror Movies 2"

DavidSh wrote:Animated movies like Grave of the Fireflies?
Horror movies like The Cabin in the Woods?!?!?!? Comedy movies like Life is Beautiful?!?!?!?!?!????????????!!!!!!!!!!!!!!??!?!?!!????????????????????
by Weeks
Fri Nov 23, 2018 6:33 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2076: "Horror Movies 2"
Replies: 41
Views: 2371

Re: 2076: "Horror Movies 2"

"But why not *good* feelings?" romcoms, straight up comedies, action movies, adventure movies, animated movies... Animated movies like Grave of the Fireflies ? yes I knew I would get a pedant to nitpick my comment, apologies for my lack of elaboration dear sir! SOME animated movies. Like ...
by Weeks
Fri Nov 23, 2018 5:22 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2076: "Horror Movies 2"
Replies: 41
Views: 2371

Re: 2076: "Horror Movies 2"

"But why not *good* feelings?" romcoms, straight up comedies, action movies, adventure movies, animated movies...
by Weeks
Wed Nov 21, 2018 3:32 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Gaming fleeting thoughts
Replies: 695
Views: 120091

Re: Gaming fleeting thoughts

I heard ARK was kinda bad.

Horizon: Zero Dawn isn't multiplayer but I heard it was good, and it also has dinos. Well, not really organic dinos.
by Weeks
Tue Nov 20, 2018 8:26 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Top 10 Artists
Replies: 246
Views: 149068

Re: Top 10 Artists

Looking at the strength of the names I know from that list, you're forcing me to google a few names that I don't (Ne Obliviscaris, and Mägo de Oz). I like the cut of your jib and would like to subscribe to your newsletter. Both of those came recommended by irl friends years ago. NeO is prog metal, ...
by Weeks
Tue Nov 20, 2018 8:20 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Gaming fleeting thoughts
Replies: 695
Views: 120091

Re: Gaming fleeting thoughts

demotivational posters
by Weeks
Tue Nov 20, 2018 6:55 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Gaming fleeting thoughts
Replies: 695
Views: 120091

Re: Gaming fleeting thoughts

Ranbot wrote:Image
whoa...it's like i'm in 2008 again.
by Weeks
Tue Nov 20, 2018 6:48 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Top 10 Artists
Replies: 246
Views: 149068

Re: Top 10 Artists

1. Opeth
2. Dream Theater
3. Gojira
4. Kamelot
5. Ne Obliviscaris
6. The Mars Volta
7. Pendulum
8. Mägo de Oz
9. Ska-P
10. Neil Cicierega
by Weeks
Fri Nov 16, 2018 3:41 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 7962
Views: 605117

Re: Trump presidency

Order of the Sillies lololololololol
by Weeks
Thu Nov 15, 2018 10:29 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: 18-21 (Or more) missing individual XKCD comic threads
Replies: 5
Views: 906

Re: 18-21 (Or more) missing individual XKCD comic threads

doogly wrote:
Weeks wrote:
Farabor wrote:Maybe we could get a revival going on for these unloved comics....
Sometimes a comic doesn't need a thread. Ever consider that, genius?! ARE YOU FUCKING SORRY?!?>?

rude
I meant to say "I'm fucking sorry"/"Are you okay", but both came out at the same time.
by Weeks
Wed Nov 14, 2018 9:52 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Detective Pikachu- Not A Prank
Replies: 9
Views: 581

Re: Detective Pikachu- Not A Prank

I can't get the image out of my head of realistic, fuzzy, cute Pikachu going "Ughh" with the gruff surfbro voice of RYAN FUCKING REYNOLDS.
by Weeks
Wed Nov 14, 2018 9:50 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Detective Pikachu- Not A Prank
Replies: 9
Views: 581

Re: Detective Pikachu- Not A Prank

My second thought is why oh why can't it be like Happy Time Murders, adult Muppets instead of this watered down white washed family film. ?? where does that sentiment come from? Why would a Pokemon film suddenly be "Deadpool, but with critters", instead of what it has continuously been fo...
by Weeks
Wed Nov 14, 2018 7:02 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Fleeting Thoughts: Movie and TV Shows
Replies: 129
Views: 21423

Re: Fleeting Thoughts: Movie and TV Shows

Zohar wrote:I just wanted to change the thread title back.
Thank you so much for your help.
by Weeks
Wed Nov 14, 2018 5:17 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: 18-21 (Or more) missing individual XKCD comic threads
Replies: 5
Views: 906

Re: 18-21 (Or more) missing individual XKCD comic threads

Farabor wrote:Maybe we could get a revival going on for these unloved comics....
Sometimes a comic doesn't need a thread. Ever consider that, genius?! ARE YOU FUCKING SORRY?!?>?
by Weeks
Wed Nov 14, 2018 5:15 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: InspiroBot
Replies: 20
Views: 1189

Re: InspiroBot

Image
by Weeks
Wed Nov 14, 2018 5:12 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: InspiroBot
Replies: 20
Views: 1189

Re: InspiroBot

Image
by Weeks
Tue Nov 06, 2018 6:16 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 7962
Views: 605117

Re: Trump presidency

Your face is definitely Christian. As in you look like Jesus.
by Weeks
Tue Nov 06, 2018 6:06 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 7962
Views: 605117

Re: Trump presidency

Would rather discuss the thought-provoking thoughts of myself and other fellow rational athiests because I really believe that rationality is better, quod erat demonstrandum, as I believe Aristotle said it best.
by Weeks
Wed Oct 31, 2018 6:59 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2066: "Ballot Selfies"
Replies: 110
Views: 6776

Re: 2066: "Ballot Selfies"

Old Bruce wrote:(says the guy with a face for radio and a voice for newspapers {that'll confuse the youngsters on here})
gottem, got them youngsters

cryptoengineer wrote:every effort should be made [to] make sure everyone has access to vote.
This should be a priority, really.
by Weeks
Wed Oct 31, 2018 5:57 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 7962
Views: 605117

Re: Trump presidency

What makes you think the MAGA idiots care about some random people who "probably deserved it"? They'll probably brand them as "race traitors" and move on. Your country is already shit and will get shittier since you voted for glorious leader. Like your point is "nah they won...
by Weeks
Thu Oct 11, 2018 12:56 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2056: Horror Movies
Replies: 57
Views: 5919

Re: 2056: Horror Movies

It's not just movies, either: Madame Bovary is just as craptastic as Requiem for a Dream , and Lord of the Flies is in the same "why would a rational person read/watch this willingly?" category as any horror movie. It's truly fascinating how much people will self-degrade in the name of wh...
by Weeks
Tue Oct 09, 2018 11:14 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2056: Horror Movies
Replies: 57
Views: 5919

Re: 2056: Horror Movies

This is just one of the oldest questions in aesthetics: Why do we enjoy watching bad things? Horror is watching scary things, drama is watching sad things, comedy is watching stupid things, mystery is watching things that don't make sense, action is watching dangerous things. There now. That wasn't...
by Weeks
Mon Oct 08, 2018 8:40 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2056: Horror Movies
Replies: 57
Views: 5919

Re: 2056: Horror Movies

Image I "like" this one, but I'm not sure I can describe why. Get out of my head Randall indeed
by Weeks
Mon Oct 08, 2018 8:37 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2056: Horror Movies
Replies: 57
Views: 5919

Re: 2056: Horror Movies

Stand by the side of the road and watch a bunch of trucks and people in uniforms walk by. How is that fun? Don't quote me on this, but I hear some people..."like" the uniforms and trucks? As in, they find them aesthetically pleasing, somehow. https://i.imgur.com/W1Milpb.jpg Maybe some of ...
by Weeks
Mon Oct 08, 2018 8:21 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2056: Horror Movies
Replies: 57
Views: 5919

Re: 2056: Horror Movies

So how was y'alls weekend?
by Weeks
Mon Oct 08, 2018 6:54 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2056: Horror Movies
Replies: 57
Views: 5919

Re: 2056: Horror Movies

cellocgw wrote:Adrenaline junkies. 'nuff said.
what do you mean? Please elaborate.
by Weeks
Mon Oct 08, 2018 6:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2056: Horror Movies
Replies: 57
Views: 5919

Re: 2056: Horror Movies

Reka wrote:GOOMHR. Seriously.
okay.
by Weeks
Fri Oct 05, 2018 7:18 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Police misbehavior thread
Replies: 6473
Views: 970121

Re: Police misbehavior thread

CorruptUser wrote:They are still around, but only for extremely serious cases or pop stars.
One day, far in the future, you will learn the significance of the phrase "poor timing for a joke"
by Weeks
Fri Oct 05, 2018 7:12 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 7962
Views: 605117

Re: Trump presidency

But that would basically make the house an apartment complex, and we already have apartment complexes, and they function the same way as neighborhoods of single family residences: you just move in. Most apartment complexes still have a waiting period to allow for background checks. Are you implying...
by Weeks
Tue Oct 02, 2018 8:32 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Class vs class
Replies: 69
Views: 4553

Re: Class vs class

elasto wrote:You presumably wouldn't advocate abstinence-only when it comes to sex ed, so why would you when it comes to social media..?
That's a hell of a comparison! Maybe contraceptives aren't quite the same as not having a profile on Facebook.
by Weeks
Sat Sep 29, 2018 2:56 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Is adult media inherently better than child media?
Replies: 55
Views: 3357

Re: Is adult media inherently better than child media?

*overall... Obviously in any specific instance a particular G/E media might have high intrinsic worth and a particular R/M media low intrinsic worth... no, monochrome photography is not intrinsically worse "overall" than color photography just because it has fewer colors, and media rated ...
by Weeks
Fri Sep 28, 2018 11:18 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Is adult media inherently better than child media?
Replies: 55
Views: 3357

Re: Is adult media inherently better than child media?

Sorry, my child can't watch a realistic rape or torture scene and not be affected by it, but I can. Nor can my child appreciate the complex thoughts and feelings going through a warped parent's mind when choosing to honor-kill their raped daughter. So adult-themed media can have greater emotional a...
by Weeks
Fri Sep 28, 2018 9:19 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Class vs class
Replies: 69
Views: 4553

Re: Class vs class

Pfhorrest wrote:while blanketly hating the group that you yourself are a member of seems like it'd be pretty hard to do.
Internalized racism is a thing that exists, yes. So is internalized classism, internalized sexism, etc.
by Weeks
Fri Sep 28, 2018 8:35 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Is adult media inherently better than child media?
Replies: 55
Views: 3357

Re: Is adult media inherently better than child media?

ijuin wrote:And, pray tell, how would one arrive at a correct conclusion when starting from incorrect premises?
https://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Main/RightForTheWrongReasons

edit: ninja'd by the doog.
by Weeks
Fri Sep 28, 2018 7:12 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Is adult media inherently better than child media?
Replies: 55
Views: 3357

Re: Is adult media inherently better than child media?

Long story short, if you think adult media is better than child media, then you are logically required to think porn has aesthetic valuable. This is proof reductio as absurdum that adult media is not inherently better than child media. There seems to be an unstated assumption introduced between the...
by Weeks
Wed Sep 26, 2018 8:29 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 7962
Views: 605117

Re: Trump presidency

Zohar wrote:
Weeks wrote:Oh! Oh! I know this one!

...um...

*buzzes in*

What is Occam's Razor?

I'm actually not a big fan of Occam's Razor because sometimes reality is complicated. But yeah this case is pretty obvious.
Okay but do I get $500, Mr. Trebek?
by Weeks
Wed Sep 26, 2018 8:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2051: "Bad Opinions"
Replies: 46
Views: 5499

Re: 2051: "Bad Opinions"

orthogon wrote:
qvxb wrote:Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

I hadn't heard of her before, but that name ... It just sounds like the technical term for a part of the brain that isn't used very often.
what?

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