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Forum: USA Politics 30th November 2022, 12:43 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 13,888
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Mayor of the Emerald city? :confused:

Mayor of the Emerald city? :confused:
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 29th November 2022, 08:55 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 1,390
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
The Canadian census gave a list of 200 possible...

The Canadian census gave a list of 200 possible responses (it must be on line somewhere but I'm not that interested) so I'm pretty certain Canadian atheists reporting in are atheists. The document...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 29th November 2022, 08:18 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 1,390
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Canadians are working on the numbers too. ...

Canadians are working on the numbers too.

More Canadians than ever have no religious affiliation, census shows...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 26th November 2022, 04:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,163
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
It's a name I had not heard for a long time....

It's a name I had not heard for a long time. Apparently he has a wonderful new "documentary" on Netflix.

It has has been received loud cheers from the loony science deniers. General approbation...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 25th November 2022, 10:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 713
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Thus proving the depth of the VaSt COnspiAcy. ...

Thus proving the depth of the VaSt COnspiAcy. How clever they are. :(
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 23rd November 2022, 03:36 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,799
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
I'm just wondering if you could grow some...

I'm just wondering if you could grow some cuttings from your original purchase. Maybe, given a bit of time, you could have a greenhouse full!
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 23rd November 2022, 02:02 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,799
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Dupe post.

Dupe post.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 23rd November 2022, 01:59 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,799
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Along similar lines. This genetically...

Along similar lines.

This genetically engineered houseplant does the air-purifying work of 30 plants (https://www.inverse.com/innovation/genetically-modified-houseplant-air-purifier)



It's a...
Forum: History, Literature, and the Arts 22nd November 2022, 08:48 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,439
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
I think the process must have been pretty...

I think the process must have been pretty difficult and convoluted. Is there a data base of all titanium alloys and their sources?
Forum: History, Literature, and the Arts 21st November 2022, 05:00 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,439
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
That's some pretty impressive forensics. I...

That's some pretty impressive forensics. I winder how many person hours were involve?
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 21st November 2022, 03:39 PM
Replies: 2,964
Views: 209,750
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
The Cautionary Tale: Tulipmania: About the...

The Cautionary Tale:

Tulipmania: About the Dutch Tulip Bulb Market Bubble (https://www.investopedia.com/terms/d/dutch_tulip_bulb_market_bubble.asp)



But you could always plant your bulb with...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 20th November 2022, 06:13 PM
Replies: 1,676
Views: 102,228
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Damn you Spill Chucker. :o Though pinko...

Damn you Spill Chucker. :o

Though pinko programmer seems a possibility too.
Forum: Computers and the Internet 20th November 2022, 10:11 AM
Replies: 1,676
Views: 102,228
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
And that's assuming no "rouge" programmer brings...

And that's assuming no "rouge" programmer brings it down first. :covereyes
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 20th November 2022, 09:49 AM
Replies: 2,964
Views: 209,750
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
I'm not "a self-proclaimed personal money...

I'm not "a self-proclaimed personal money management expert" but this reflects my assessment quite well:
Financial Guru Dave Ramsey Weighs in on FTX Collapse — Reiterates His Crypto Warning ...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 20th November 2022, 09:29 AM
Replies: 1,711
Views: 53,042
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
The future is . . . um . . . cloudy: ...

The future is . . . um . . . cloudy:

Twitter Spirals Into Decline and a Plague of Bots is Totally Out of Control...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 16th November 2022, 07:49 PM
Replies: 2,235
Views: 174,921
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Is it taking a nap then? :confused:

Is it taking a nap then? :confused:
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 16th November 2022, 08:45 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 12,156
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
That was some spectacular M F launch. ...

That was some spectacular M F launch. Particularly in 4K. Really impressive at night. :thumbsup::thumbsup:
Forum: USA Politics 15th November 2022, 06:37 PM
Replies: 530
Views: 9,485
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
And, of course, it is a well known fact that the...

And, of course, it is a well known fact that the public library system in the US (and Canada) was created by the recognized socialist Andrew Carnegie (aka "the richest man in the world").
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 15th November 2022, 10:13 AM
Replies: 2,200
Views: 305,125
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
REVEALED: Women Sex Slaves of the Catholic Church...

REVEALED: Women Sex Slaves of the Catholic Church

Premiered Oct 1, 2022

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The whole rotten structure needs to be torn down. :mad:
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 15th November 2022, 09:14 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,831
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Inching forward. Nuclear Fusion Experiment...

Inching forward.

Nuclear Fusion Experiment Reveals Unexpected Physics Inside ‘Burning Plasma’...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 14th November 2022, 02:15 PM
Replies: 1,711
Views: 53,042
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Downdetector.ca as of right now is reporting...

Downdetector.ca as of right now is reporting people are having a lot of problems with Twitter.

https://downdetector.ca/status/twitter/

"User reports indicate possible problems at Twitter "
...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 14th November 2022, 01:43 PM
Replies: 1,711
Views: 53,042
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
I got 50%. Not exactly sure what the result...

I got 50%. Not exactly sure what the result means or what it tells me but I am worried. :confused: :boggled:
Forum: USA Politics 14th November 2022, 10:06 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 3,841
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Worth a listen! JhYV9SiuMU4

Worth a listen!
JhYV9SiuMU4
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 14th November 2022, 09:58 AM
Replies: 1,711
Views: 53,042
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Back on topic (sort of) Elon has speculated that...

Back on topic (sort of) Elon has speculated that Twitter may go bankrupt.

(Elon Musk Tells Twitter Staff Economic Picture Ahead Is Dire — 'Bankruptcy Isn't Out of the Question' ...
Forum: USA Politics 13th November 2022, 12:29 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 3,841
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
And yet there is Real World evidence of...

And yet there is Real World evidence of individuals changing their minds. Saint Paul for example. There is a potential road to Damascus for all of us.

Saw this for the first time in December...
Forum: USA Politics 12th November 2022, 06:14 PM
Replies: 385
Views: 22,475
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
"Search by Image" is your friend. ...

"Search by Image" is your friend. https://www.uncommongoods.com/product/spotted-wellies-garden-ducks apparently.

Yes. They certainly do ride high on the cutitude scale. An Xmas gift for...
Forum: USA Politics 12th November 2022, 05:36 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,029
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Not a pillar of society, surely?

Not a pillar of society, surely?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 12th November 2022, 11:50 AM
Replies: 300
Views: 6,398
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
The School Board Makes A Decision (or does it?) ...

The School Board Makes A Decision (or does it?)

Halton school board says it can’t impose dress code for teachersl...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 12th November 2022, 09:25 AM
Replies: 615
Views: 66,892
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Someone has been drinking in too much American...

Someone has been drinking in too much American folk mythology. Sounds like The Big Rock Candy Mountain to me.

W0hmLe0M4d4



and etc.

But he should be wary of consequences. Here is an...
Forum: USA Politics 12th November 2022, 09:10 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,029
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
"That's what some of my generals have told me." ...

"That's what some of my generals have told me." D T
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 12th November 2022, 09:07 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 757
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Curious. I don't think the poem is interpreted...

Curious. I don't think the poem is interpreted this way in Canada. I've always seen it as being anti-war and here, anyway, currently, there is no glorification of boys sent off to be pointlessly...
Forum: USA Politics 12th November 2022, 08:36 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,029
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Not when the whole apparatus of state (police,...

Not when the whole apparatus of state (police, courts, election officials, dog catchers, etc) is controlled by the LIRALS. Much better to stir up a mob of followers to make things right. :(
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 12th November 2022, 08:18 AM
Replies: 1,359
Views: 214,212
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
I wandered off to Google to try and find the...

I wandered off to Google to try and find the origin of the saying, "There's no such thing as bad publicity" (I figured Barnum) and ended up here: Succès de scandale...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 8th November 2022, 09:46 PM
Replies: 2,069
Views: 423,540
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
I had a friend who took his 10-year old son to a...

I had a friend who took his 10-year old son to a wrestling "match" in Toronto and then did the same thing a week later in Winnipeg. Exactly the same out-of -the-ring "fight" took place on both...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 6th November 2022, 02:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 387
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
No. Are you? How about a theory (or two)?

No. Are you?

How about a theory (or two)?
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 6th November 2022, 11:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 387
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Prescient!

Prescient!
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 6th November 2022, 10:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 387
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
When we get a TOE hold?

When we get a TOE hold?
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 6th November 2022, 08:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 387
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
You mean Maxwell just doesn't make coffee? ...

You mean Maxwell just doesn't make coffee? :boggled:

I've been following the Electric Universe thread in a very dilettante way and continue to be somewhat confused as to what the EU theories are....
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 5th November 2022, 06:04 PM
Replies: 2,235
Views: 174,921
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Oh I don't know. It's not a far stretch from...

Oh I don't know. It's not a far stretch from what is here:

Life on Earth Before Adam (https://islamqa.info/en/answers/72470/life-on-earth-before-adam)



Of course there is a possibility...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 5th November 2022, 08:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 387
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Magnetic Universe Theories

There are close to 3,000 posts in the "Electric universe theories here" thread.

Do we need one for Magnetic Universe Theories?

I'll start:
How magnetism could help explain Earth’s formation?...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 5th November 2022, 07:46 AM
Replies: 1,359
Views: 214,212
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
If we had video of Jones and Putin both reverting...

If we had video of Jones and Putin both reverting to their there shape shifted lizard forms, would it make a difference to the True Believers? Probably not. :eye-poppi
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 2nd November 2022, 12:58 PM
Replies: 832
Views: 95,548
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
The New York Times finally gets it right...

The New York Times finally gets it right (mostly):

Many Military U.F.O. Reports Are Just Foreign Spying or Airborne Trash (https://www.nytimes.com/2022/10/28/us/politics/ufo-military-reports.html)...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 1st November 2022, 08:04 PM
Replies: 1,676
Views: 102,228
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
But the salesman told me something different. ...

But the salesman told me something different. :confused:
Forum: Computers and the Internet 1st November 2022, 01:22 PM
Replies: 1,676
Views: 102,228
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Well you won't know until you've paid them a...

Well you won't know until you've paid them a million dollars, will you? 2x :)
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 31st October 2022, 04:39 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,729
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Sorry I can't reveal my actual search - Black...

Sorry I can't reveal my actual search - Black Helicopters, Men in Black, the Illuminati et al but searching for >florida man crank< got me "About 6,580,000 results (0.49 seconds) ". Many appeared to...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 31st October 2022, 04:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 494
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
I don't think so but it does get a clean out...

I don't think so but it does get a clean out every Spring. Internet Spring Cleaning (https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/spring-cleaning/)

:th:
Forum: Computers and the Internet 31st October 2022, 01:10 PM
Replies: 1,676
Views: 102,228
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
I'd like to believe you. IBM may have a...

I'd like to believe you.

IBM may have a solution:

What Is Quantum-Safe Cryptography, and Why Do We Need It?...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 31st October 2022, 01:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,729
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Curious. I got "About 876,000,000 results (0.76...

Curious. I got "About 876,000,000 results (0.76 seconds)". :confused:
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 31st October 2022, 09:30 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,729
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Sometimes.

Sometimes.
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 31st October 2022, 06:50 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,729
Posted By Gord_in_Toronto
Twisted, circular reasoning? :(

Twisted, circular reasoning? :(
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