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  • The radical views of so many of these people make me wonder what planet they came from. Common sense is out the window and the prejudices are off the scale.
  • @fenomas said: ... "Altered Carbon"... Criticisms aside; awesome show... I look forward to a second season.
  • Assuming a society not dissimilar to ours, I would guess the percentage to be very low (people in their 50s are much less often risk takers, as compared to their younger selves). Those that do are either idiots or desperate. If you're society and…
  • The way I heard it, it was all down to Wayne LaPierre and his take-over, but I suspect there are more shades of grey to the story.
  • Drawing Giant Penises in the Sky Will Get You in Trouble If You're a Marine, It Seems
    in Headlines Comment by Rufus November 12
  • The NRA has totally lost track of their mandate... They should be leading the charge for responsible, safe, gun ownership, including policies that keep guns out of the hands of people who should not have them... They have, instead, become partisa…
  • The NRA wins the prize this week for stupid things on the Internet. A repeat winner, for the NRA...
  • The entire country suffers from confirmation bias.
  • I bet these people just can't take all the winning they're doing, under the Trump administration: http://spectrumlocalnews.com/nys/buffalo/news/2018/11/01/bak-usa-buffalo-closing
    in Reality TV Comment by Rufus November 3
  • People are capable of believing the stupidest things; because the alternative is to question their own internal narrative. Trump and his rhetoric is stirring up radical nut-jobs, into committing acts of violence against the other side? Well, that…
  • @Clme said: I've got money that says we see a headline in the next week that says 'Florida Man sent mail bombs'. Not the headline, but the first line of the article: Federal authorities have arrested a man in Florida in connection with…
    in Headlines Comment by Rufus October 26
  • Rush Limbaugh is the stupidest thing on the internet today.
  • Florida man accused of groping airline passenger tells authorities 'president says it's OK'
    in Headlines Comment by Rufus October 23
  • @Bill said: Transgenders are a tiny fraction of the population, and they are mentally ill. We have debated this before... We disagree... While the nature of transgender individuals is not necessarily fully understood, to refer to them as …
    in Reality TV Comment by Rufus October 22
  • Remember when Donald Trump campaigned on a promise to protect LGBTQ rights? Yeah... Good times...
    in Reality TV Comment by Rufus October 22
  • Technician Accidentally Sets off an F-16 Cannon, Blows Up Another F-16
    in Headlines Comment by Rufus October 15
  • I remember it being a thing years ago, in reference to flushing unused medications... The idea that active medication ingredients being excreted by people are also contributing to an environmental problem is a newer problem to me.
    in Steaming Ass Comment by Rufus October 12
  • Sometimes I think the phishing scammers aren't really trying... I never knew the Canada Revenue Agency operates out of Redmond, Washington.
  • @Bill said: Good God! I have enough to feel guilty about. This isn't a new issue, and certainly not isolated to anti-depressants. This, from 2010: http://content.time.com/time/specials/packages/article/0,28804,1976909_1976907_1976871,0…
    in Steaming Ass Comment by Rufus October 10
  • Houston Votes to Ban Businesses From Letting People Fuck Humanlike Devices In-Store
    in Headlines Comment by Rufus October 9
  • This is old... but it came up in the discussion that has come out of the recent UN climate report. https://politics.theonion.com/republicans-vote-to-repeal-obama-backed-bill-that-would-1819572143 Someone suggested that if it was an asteroid th…
    in Good Articles Comment by Rufus October 9
  • Oh I know there are lots of Republicans angry about the confirmation process and how it went down, but it will be difficult for a large number of them to remain angry enough, given that they got what they wanted. The problem that I see with all t…
    in Reality TV Comment by Rufus October 8
  • The Republicans and their base are happy... they got their way... If the election were within the next couple weeks, that would carry over to the polls. By the time the election rolls around in November, it will have been forgotten. It seems like ge…
    in Reality TV Comment by Rufus October 7
  • So, Pence has just announced that Justice Kegger has been confirmed to the Supreme Court. {sour face}
    in Reality TV Comment by Rufus October 6
  • Things are pretty tense this week... https://www.cnn.com/politics/live-news/kavanaugh-senate-committee-vote/ So what do people think... Is the frat boy going to make it onto the court? It occurred to me yesterday that this may be Trump's on…
    in Reality TV Comment by Rufus September 28
  • Here's the order: Iron Man (2008) The Incredible Hulk (2008) - Ok to skip this one... decent movie, but you won't miss much... Iron Man 2 (2010) Thor (2011) Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) The Avengers (2012) Iron Man 3 (2013) T…
  • @filious said: BUCKBEAK IS CRITICAL TO THE PLOT YOU TAKE THAT BACK YOU FILTHY MUDBLOOD! Which one was Buckbeak, was that the Robbie Coltrane character? No... it was his pet... I think... It's been a while. I still ha…
  • Olympia woman refuses to pull over for WSP trooper because she drives a Prius
    in Headlines Comment by Rufus September 24
  • @fenomas said: @Rufus said: If, on the other hand, a guy can pass through walls because he can magically manipulate his quantum state, so as to throw his molecules out of phase with normal matter (or some science-y mumbo-jumbo like …