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Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 6th April 2022, 02:15 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 6,863
Posted By Butter!
I am happy working and taking care of my own...

I am happy working and taking care of my own things. But it's pretty hard to compare my daily reality to some hypothetical other reality. Maybe if I were never given the option, I'd have found...
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 3rd April 2022, 09:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 541
Posted By Butter!
This seems like a really good idea. I'm probably...

This seems like a really good idea. I'm probably going to bring this up tomorrow so we can look into it.


As for some other questions that came up - no, no parent company lording over the two,...
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 3rd April 2022, 09:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 541
Posted By Butter!
I know, right - this really is above my paygrade,...

I know, right - this really is above my paygrade, lol! They seem to think that it's going to be a much simpler matter to set up than it's currently seeming like to me. (You'd think the actual...
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 3rd April 2022, 06:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 541
Posted By Butter!
How to Manage Joint Horizontal Employment in Quickbooks? (Basic Intro Needed)

Hi Everyone. Sorry I have been gone awhile, and cranky/cold whenever I did pop in. I have been very busy, and the state of the world has me in emotional shambles. I just can't handle the internet...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st April 2022, 06:38 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 5,151
Posted By Butter!
:confused: Why the **** does this matter

:confused:

Why the **** does this matter
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 19th February 2022, 07:14 AM
Replies: 519
Views: 17,488
Posted By Butter!
I was the original Rogan disser :cool:. ...

I was the original Rogan disser :cool:.

Luckily, my beloved partner finally tired of the podcast on his own. He said it had become too repetitive, and he was tired of hearing about covid and...
Forum: Trials and Errors 17th November 2021, 01:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 967
Posted By Butter!
Can anyone please explain WTF?

Can anyone please explain WTF?
Forum: Trials and Errors 17th November 2021, 01:15 PM
Replies: 1,192
Views: 53,409
Posted By Butter!
Thanks for another stellar contribution.

Thanks for another stellar contribution.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 3rd November 2021, 08:06 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,826
Posted By Butter!
Those movies suck, I will never understand their...

Those movies suck, I will never understand their popularity. Life also sucks, and I will never understand its popularity.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st October 2021, 01:13 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 5,823
Posted By Butter!
I do actually think that we have probably reached...

I do actually think that we have probably reached a point of "This is why we can't have nice things" with regard to the proverbial marketplace of ideas. It is undeniable that everything from harmful...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st October 2021, 12:56 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 5,823
Posted By Butter!
Also, seems I need to remind people - I am not...

Also, seems I need to remind people - I am not trying to tell other countries what to do? I am dicking around on an internet forum and posting my initial impressions of newsworthy stories that get...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st October 2021, 12:42 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 5,823
Posted By Butter!
I was going to respond to this in detail, but as...

I was going to respond to this in detail, but as I went along it's so hostile ("the problem with you americans" blah blah blah) I don't see the point. You're not listening to what I'm actually...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st October 2021, 10:51 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 5,823
Posted By Butter!
Yes, I agree. I didn't think the guy in the...

Yes, I agree.

I didn't think the guy in the OP was a Nazi; I thought it was just the one remark, the racist pun or whatever. I probably should look more into the story before I get all fired up,...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st October 2021, 08:42 AM
Replies: 727
Views: 43,552
Posted By Butter!
I honestly think my mom would help me hide a...

I honestly think my mom would help me hide a body. She doesn't even like me that much, but she loves me, and that's what love means to her.

My dad would drag me to the police station by my ear and...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st October 2021, 08:28 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 5,823
Posted By Butter!
There are a lot of Americans in this thread...

There are a lot of Americans in this thread agreeing, though. I was already aware that you guys have different laws about this kind of thing in the UK. I didn't realize they applied if the remark was...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st October 2021, 08:24 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 5,823
Posted By Butter!
I don't think anyone should give them a platform...

I don't think anyone should give them a platform to say it. I think they should lose their jobs and all that if they're busted. But jail? Do you really think it should escalate to jail?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st October 2021, 08:21 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 5,823
Posted By Butter!
Sorry, I was not claiming that. I am posting in a...

Sorry, I was not claiming that. I am posting in a disorganized fashion again.

I was responding to the earlier tangent about it being intrinsically different to be dicks to people over their...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st October 2021, 08:08 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 5,823
Posted By Butter!
See, I think we are at such a partisan point in...

See, I think we are at such a partisan point in Western politics that people are doubling down on insane positions they wouldn't ordinarily support in order to avoid giving even a millimeter to the...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st October 2021, 08:05 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 5,823
Posted By Butter!
That kind was never in dispute by me. I mean the...

That kind was never in dispute by me. I mean the kind like the example in the OP.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st October 2021, 08:04 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 5,823
Posted By Butter!
Also, this board is unequivocally guilty of...

Also, this board is unequivocally guilty of hosting very hateful speech about religious people, and not just the political nutter types who really deserve it. Hateful, snide, cruel, and juvenile...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st October 2021, 07:51 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 5,823
Posted By Butter!
So, the majority here feel that jail is an...

So, the majority here feel that jail is an appropriate punishment for certain kinds of hateful speech?

Geez. I really am out of step. I am very against that kind of talk, and I definitely support...
Forum: Trials and Errors 1st October 2021, 06:01 AM
Replies: 245
Views: 12,034
Posted By Butter!
The idea of him sitting around watching TV...

The idea of him sitting around watching TV doesn't upset me. I know from pandemic stay-at-home time just how unsatisfactory that is when one can't go out and do anything else. And I was in my...
Forum: Trials and Errors 30th September 2021, 02:26 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 12,034
Posted By Butter!
I don't wish it upon him, I just wish people...

I don't wish it upon him, I just wish people wouldn't sanctimoniously jump all over little hypothetical expressions of rage. People need to say ****** up **** sometimes, it helps to process negative...
Forum: Trials and Errors 30th September 2021, 02:19 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 12,034
Posted By Butter!
This is, actually, what I think lay at the core...

This is, actually, what I think lay at the core of my really freaking out over this story. What the heck should we even do to protect ourselves from such things?

I will attempt to find the...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 30th September 2021, 12:06 PM
Replies: 727
Views: 43,552
Posted By Butter!
I agree with you about research, and I...

I agree with you about research, and I essentially feel that journalistic integrity has gotten a bit lazy in the age of the internet. People my age and younger are mostly terrible at research and...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 30th September 2021, 11:38 AM
Replies: 727
Views: 43,552
Posted By Butter!
At least he gave a source, though.

At least he gave a source, though.
Forum: Trials and Errors 30th September 2021, 07:29 AM
Replies: 245
Views: 12,034
Posted By Butter!
Yeah, but I am pretty sure Vixen wasn't saying...

Yeah, but I am pretty sure Vixen wasn't saying that should actually be the law. Maybe she was, but I saw it as just an angry outburst, of which I have had several myself. This case made me see red....
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 30th September 2021, 07:18 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 5,659
Posted By Butter!
These cops were clearly very EXTRA bad. So was...

These cops were clearly very EXTRA bad. So was the jail they had him in, apparently. I don't get how NO ONE was able to figure it out. You almost have to wonder if some did but just didn't care. The...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 30th September 2021, 07:10 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 5,659
Posted By Butter!
Smile Oh look, there goes a pig flying! I thought...

Oh look, there goes a pig flying!

I thought this guy's ableism only applied to mental illness or female issues, but apparently he likes to **** on physical disabilities too. So... progress?...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 30th September 2021, 06:38 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 5,659
Posted By Butter!
Well, there's a garnish of ableism too.

Well, there's a garnish of ableism too.
Forum: Trials and Errors 30th September 2021, 06:33 AM
Replies: 245
Views: 12,034
Posted By Butter!
I genuinely wish it to happen to him as well. ...

I genuinely wish it to happen to him as well.

Everybody on here is always all hot to punch Nazis and Terfs, but say a violent rapist should hypothetically get raped, and the pearls are clutched...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 29th September 2021, 09:34 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 20,373
Posted By Butter!
I don't believe you.

I don't believe you.
Forum: Education 28th September 2021, 12:36 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 10,823
Posted By Butter!
Nice stupid 4chan graphic. What does it have to...

Nice stupid 4chan graphic. What does it have to do with the ******* topic
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 28th September 2021, 10:37 AM
Replies: 727
Views: 43,552
Posted By Butter!
I honestly didn't know Dogg the Bounty Hunter was...

I honestly didn't know Dogg the Bounty Hunter was real before this thread. I thought he was a South Park character, an alter-ego of Cartman.
Forum: Computers and the Internet 26th September 2021, 11:58 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,870
Posted By Butter!
If you change your mind at any point, I'd be very...

If you change your mind at any point, I'd be very interested to know your thoughts.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 24th September 2021, 09:07 AM
Replies: 727
Views: 43,552
Posted By Butter!
Could you sound a little more callous? I don't...

Could you sound a little more callous? I don't think you've quite attained the level of flippancy you're seeking to convey, but very good try.
Forum: Computers and the Internet 24th September 2021, 05:18 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,870
Posted By Butter!
Thank you! This is exactly what I was looking...

Thank you! This is exactly what I was looking for.

What the inventive poster was actually talking about is more clear to me now. It is unlikely to become clear enough for me to attempt writing...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 24th September 2021, 04:50 AM
Replies: 727
Views: 43,552
Posted By Butter!
With regard to the Pinterest thing - oh NO, gasp,...

With regard to the Pinterest thing - oh NO, gasp, spooky ghosts! Run for your lives, clearly the man is insane.




I think he did it, but the "disturbing" Pinterest sketch reminded me of those...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 23rd September 2021, 04:25 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,870
Posted By Butter!
I understand that he's apparently wrong, but I...

I understand that he's apparently wrong, but I still don't understand what he is saying. I am trying to understand the actual mechanism he is describing. I certainly don't get Google results matching...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 23rd September 2021, 12:46 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,870
Posted By Butter!
I meant more specifically. What is he talking...

I meant more specifically. What is he talking about with clickbait sites that make Google obsolete? What exactly is happening with algorithms at this level, and why can't people do anything about it?...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 23rd September 2021, 11:41 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,870
Posted By Butter!
Help Me Understand This Comment

I was surfing r/nosurf on Reddit, hoping to break the universe, when I happened upon a comment that I found supremely interesting. However, because I don't understand the technical subject matter...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 21st September 2021, 12:24 PM
Replies: 727
Views: 43,552
Posted By Butter!
Deleted - I am reading this thread, and I don't...

Deleted - I am reading this thread, and I don't want to ruin that by joining the conversation.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 20th September 2021, 12:39 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,979
Posted By Butter!
It's still looking a little sus.

It's still looking a little sus.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 20th September 2021, 12:38 PM
Replies: 1,581
Views: 225,651
Posted By Butter!
I am legitimately convinced at this point that...

I am legitimately convinced at this point that Tik Tok is a ******* psy-op.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 20th September 2021, 09:29 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,010
Posted By Butter!
This opens up the age-old philosophical question...

This opens up the age-old philosophical question of whether it's possible to undertake a selfless act for a purely selfless motive.

I've gone over that one quite a bit, especially with regard to...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 20th September 2021, 09:07 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 10,969
Posted By Butter!
I think I'm liable to see things when I get very...

I think I'm liable to see things when I get very emotional, and sometimes those things are relevant to whatever is upsetting me (i.e. face of a dead person). Whether they are "real" in some spiritual...
Forum: Education 17th September 2021, 10:17 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 10,823
Posted By Butter!
I know, I do it too haha. And like you, I try to...

I know, I do it too haha. And like you, I try to catch myself, though I certainly do end up screaming at clouds from time to time.

But one area where I do defend the youth is the wild hair colors...
Forum: Education 16th September 2021, 09:03 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 10,823
Posted By Butter!
No, it has happened to me. More than once. I've...

No, it has happened to me. More than once. I've been the dumb young cashier that snooty old dads pull this move on. Then they'd try to give me a patronizing math lesson, loudly, on the spot....
Forum: Education 16th September 2021, 08:29 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 10,823
Posted By Butter!
What's her hair color got to do with it?

What's her hair color got to do with it?
Forum: USA Politics 8th September 2021, 12:28 PM
Replies: 3,801
Views: 150,805
Posted By Butter!
O, I may have missed a joke. I didn't watch the...

O, I may have missed a joke. I didn't watch the video. :o

I went to Catholic school, and there were always rumors about so-and-so taking it up the ass so they could stay a virgin, but I don't...
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