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Forum: Computers and the Internet 19th November 2022, 07:19 AM
Replies: 1,676
Views: 102,093
Posted By JoeMorgue
I'm not allowed to do that.

I'm not allowed to do that.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th November 2022, 06:06 PM
Replies: 1,693
Views: 52,333
Posted By JoeMorgue
So... libraries should put all the books...

So... libraries should put all the books conservatives want banned on Twitter.

You people are aware you can see you making the exact opposite arguments in other threads right?
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 18th November 2022, 06:01 PM
Replies: 2,224
Views: 174,726
Posted By JoeMorgue
This is the 5th time I've asked you this. Let's...

This is the 5th time I've asked you this. Let's see if you are intellectually honest enough to answer this time.

The Quran states the following provably wrong, non-subjective falsehoods in a...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th November 2022, 02:14 PM
Replies: 1,693
Views: 52,333
Posted By JoeMorgue
"Brilliant strategy of telling all your employees...

"Brilliant strategy of telling all your employees they suck and will have to work themselves to death and then offering 3 months right before the Holidays somehow backfires, experts baffled."
Forum: USA Politics 18th November 2022, 01:43 PM
Replies: 3,242
Views: 118,961
Posted By JoeMorgue
I've banged the "It doesn't matter the Trumpers...

I've banged the "It doesn't matter the Trumpers will never believe water is wet or fire is hot" drum enough myself and that's not saying I think that's wrong, but sometimes you just have to do what...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th November 2022, 01:38 PM
Replies: 1,693
Views: 52,333
Posted By JoeMorgue
"Breaking News. Twitter Headquarters lost,...

"Breaking News. Twitter Headquarters lost, everyone who knew the address fired. Musk swears he wrote it down on a sticky note somewhere."
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th November 2022, 01:36 PM
Replies: 1,693
Views: 52,333
Posted By JoeMorgue
Actually yeah. Didn't think about that. ...

Actually yeah. Didn't think about that. Advertisers getting sick of the site might kill it before any technical issue does.

Unless in a panic Musk opens up Twitter ads to less savory outlets who...
Forum: USA Politics 18th November 2022, 01:34 PM
Replies: 530
Views: 9,439
Posted By JoeMorgue
Yeah like I keep bringing up (and sometimes...

Yeah like I keep bringing up (and sometimes getting sent to AAH for for some reason) everytime it's a Nazi or racists being told to shut up.
Forum: USA Politics 18th November 2022, 01:28 PM
Replies: 1,543
Views: 87,768
Posted By JoeMorgue
It sucks, but if her and DeSantis are the only...

It sucks, but if her and DeSantis are the only two notable Republican wins out of what was supposed to be a "Red Wave" I can live with it. Not like it, but live with it.

And I wonder without so...
Forum: USA Politics 18th November 2022, 12:47 PM
Replies: 1,167
Views: 40,535
Posted By JoeMorgue
Categorizing a SCOTUS judge as "Political"...

Categorizing a SCOTUS judge as "Political" invoking even the slightest bit of backlash is rather confusing to me.
Forum: USA Politics 18th November 2022, 12:42 PM
Replies: 530
Views: 9,439
Posted By JoeMorgue
No it's easy. Society just has to stop...

No it's easy. Society just has to stop acknowledging the opinions of people who's only goal in life is to be the most horrible person you've ever met.

Here I'll break it down Barney style for...
Forum: USA Politics 18th November 2022, 12:39 PM
Replies: 3,242
Views: 118,961
Posted By JoeMorgue
But more seriously call me crazy but I don't...

But more seriously call me crazy but I don't think putting someone like that in that position is something done because "LOL he's just totally randomly the best person for the job no really."
...
Forum: USA Politics 18th November 2022, 12:33 PM
Replies: 3,242
Views: 118,961
Posted By JoeMorgue
It's good to know that no matter how much I screw...

It's good to know that no matter how much I screw up in life I'll never reach "They recalled someone from the Hague to investigate my crimes" levels of screwup.
Forum: USA Politics 18th November 2022, 12:24 PM
Replies: 530
Views: 9,439
Posted By JoeMorgue
Do we ALL have to pretend you wouldn't be...

Do we ALL have to pretend you wouldn't be screeching like a toddler throwing a tantrum on the floor of a Toys'r'us if an evil librul parent didn't want a racist or homophobic book accessible to their...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 18th November 2022, 11:25 AM
Replies: 1,676
Views: 102,093
Posted By JoeMorgue
If you're like me and things being intentionally...

If you're like me and things being intentionally inefficient for no reason is rather rage inducing, here's a hand metric for how crappy your job is.

How many ways can you be stopped in the middle...
Forum: USA Politics 18th November 2022, 11:23 AM
Replies: 530
Views: 9,439
Posted By JoeMorgue
Sure he can. "Oh I'm sorry I thought you...

Sure he can.

"Oh I'm sorry I thought you understood. These rules apply to you, not to me."

He won't actually come out and say it, but that is what he is saying.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th November 2022, 11:15 AM
Replies: 1,693
Views: 52,333
Posted By JoeMorgue
Here's the thing. For all the horror stories...

Here's the thing.

For all the horror stories out of Amazon their Glassdoor rating is actually "fairly okay" with a 74% rating with almost a 150,000 reviews/ratings. That's not "Dream Job" but it's...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 18th November 2022, 11:08 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 7,392
Posted By JoeMorgue
Periodic reminder that "Supernatural" is just a...

Periodic reminder that "Supernatural" is just a fancy word for "Special Pleading" and if you invoke to explain something you're intellectually failing by definition.

"I'm not right in the real...
Forum: USA Politics 18th November 2022, 11:03 AM
Replies: 530
Views: 9,439
Posted By JoeMorgue
Quick, someone get a Nazi or the Klan to try and...

Quick, someone get a Nazi or the Klan to try and put a book in a public library. They'll trip over themselves to defend free speech then.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 18th November 2022, 11:02 AM
Replies: 2,224
Views: 174,726
Posted By JoeMorgue
He is, like far too many people, benefitting from...

He is, like far too many people, benefitting from the insane rule in modern internet discourse that if you give unreasonable wrongness any attention it "wins."

We keep getting told we don't have...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th November 2022, 10:42 AM
Replies: 1,693
Views: 52,333
Posted By JoeMorgue
Yeah but Amazon is at least smart-evil enough to...

Yeah but Amazon is at least smart-evil enough to do it on semi-skilled warehouse bodies and not "The people who keep the company running."

I doubt the people who run AWS have to pee in a bottle on...
Forum: USA Politics 18th November 2022, 10:01 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,345
Posted By JoeMorgue
I keep saying it, DeSantis didn't win Florida,...

I keep saying it, DeSantis didn't win Florida, the Democrats just lost it.

Now that's not a guarantee of future failure (I mean the Democrats losing is 99% of how Republicans win), but it's a...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th November 2022, 09:52 AM
Replies: 1,693
Views: 52,333
Posted By JoeMorgue
It's like all big business people watched The...

It's like all big business people watched The Wolf of Wall Street and somehow came away with the impression that the long hours and burnout where the part of that was supposed to be tempting part and...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 18th November 2022, 09:48 AM
Replies: 2,224
Views: 174,726
Posted By JoeMorgue
Also I want to again point out that 55 pages of...

Also I want to again point out that 55 pages of not engaging in discussion and just preaching is considered 100% perfectly civil.

Quick someone be just a little too snarky to him. I wanna see...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 18th November 2022, 09:47 AM
Replies: 2,224
Views: 174,726
Posted By JoeMorgue
... go outside and touch grass.

... go outside and touch grass.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th November 2022, 09:44 AM
Replies: 1,693
Views: 52,333
Posted By JoeMorgue
I mean it's Twitter. It will "survive" in some...

I mean it's Twitter. It will "survive" in some sense depending on how far you want to stretch the already Ship of Theseus way we define the identity of a business.
Forum: USA Politics 18th November 2022, 09:43 AM
Replies: 530
Views: 9,439
Posted By JoeMorgue
It it worth bothering keeping track of which...

It it worth bothering keeping track of which users are free speech when Nazis are involved yet not for free speech when a kid might learn that that people other than their racist backwoods parents...
Forum: USA Politics 18th November 2022, 09:13 AM
Replies: 530
Views: 9,439
Posted By JoeMorgue
If your child has been on the internet...

If your child has been on the internet unsupervised for more then .00000000002 nanoseconds at any point in their life and you're worried about anything they see in a library you're the dumbest person...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 18th November 2022, 08:33 AM
Replies: 2,224
Views: 174,726
Posted By JoeMorgue
I feel like Dr. House trying to get a rise out of...

I feel like Dr. House trying to get a rise out of Foreman. "I tell you I'm gonna drop the N-bomb if I have to."

Emre does the Quran tell the secret of how to phrase a question so you'll actually...
Forum: USA Politics 18th November 2022, 07:44 AM
Replies: 1,167
Views: 40,535
Posted By JoeMorgue
I don't really think much is to be gained by...

I don't really think much is to be gained by trying to find a motive. She's been doing the job for 4 Administrations now, that's a good run by any standards.

"The 82 Year Old Woman who's been at...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th November 2022, 07:18 AM
Replies: 1,693
Views: 52,333
Posted By JoeMorgue
If anything this whole fiasco is yet another...

If anything this whole fiasco is yet another object lesson in how little IT staff is respected.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th November 2022, 06:54 AM
Replies: 1,693
Views: 52,333
Posted By JoeMorgue
Yeah "I find humor is other people's misfortune"...

Yeah "I find humor is other people's misfortune" is SUUUUUUUUUCH a rare qualities these days. Musk is certainly a bigfoot riding a white unicorn on that level (rolls eyes.)
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th November 2022, 06:41 AM
Replies: 1,693
Views: 52,333
Posted By JoeMorgue
Long story short whenever someone fails in such a...

Long story short whenever someone fails in such a specific way that the jokes write themselves, it raises me ole' eyebrows a bit.

But mayhaps I'm just overthinking it. As many public crash and...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th November 2022, 06:39 AM
Replies: 1,693
Views: 52,333
Posted By JoeMorgue
Must be nice to have your mental coping mechanism...

Must be nice to have your mental coping mechanism be "Buy billion dollar social media company and wipe your ass with it for the yucks" instead of just buying a bottle of Jack Daniels like us normal...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th November 2022, 06:33 AM
Replies: 1,693
Views: 52,333
Posted By JoeMorgue
Oh for sure I don't buy any version of the "LOL...

Oh for sure I don't buy any version of the "LOL 5D Chess" thing. When I say "Musk was able to write the own perfect punchline failure to his own setup" makes no sense please note that no OTHER...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th November 2022, 06:11 AM
Replies: 1,693
Views: 52,333
Posted By JoeMorgue
You see this whole thing is giving me a weird...

You see this whole thing is giving me a weird feeling.

He's failed too perfectly. A person known as a business tech mogul (whether or not that reputation is deserved is beside the point) buying a...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 17th November 2022, 06:01 PM
Replies: 1,693
Views: 52,333
Posted By JoeMorgue
Yeah about half and hour from now, sounds about...

Yeah about half and hour from now, sounds about right.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 17th November 2022, 05:08 PM
Replies: 2,224
Views: 174,726
Posted By JoeMorgue
Emre_1974tr Have... have you ever seen an...

Emre_1974tr

Have... have you ever seen an egg?
Forum: USA Politics 17th November 2022, 02:44 PM
Replies: 669
Views: 12,004
Posted By JoeMorgue
I usually don't give Pelosi credit for throwing...

I usually don't give Pelosi credit for throwing "shade" at Trump but she stood in front of Congress and said it was her pleasure to server under 3 Presidents.

*Clap, clap, clap.*
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 17th November 2022, 02:41 PM
Replies: 1,693
Views: 52,333
Posted By JoeMorgue
Before went full on Qanon insane Dilbert creator...

Before went full on Qanon insane Dilbert creator Scott Adams told the story of the creation of the comic's character of "Wally" a lazy but brilliant slackabout side character.

According to the...
Forum: USA Politics 17th November 2022, 01:43 PM
Replies: 669
Views: 12,004
Posted By JoeMorgue
Shouldn't you be out trying to find Hunter...

Shouldn't you be out trying to find Hunter Biden's iPhone charger or whatever!
Forum: USA Politics 17th November 2022, 01:15 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,345
Posted By JoeMorgue
Well that kind of puts a speedbump in DeSantis's...

Well that kind of puts a speedbump in DeSantis's path to next GOP Golden Boy because let me tell you I had to live through it and his ENTIRE campaign was almost literally nothing except bragging...
Forum: USA Politics 17th November 2022, 01:10 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,345
Posted By JoeMorgue
You laugh but for a lot of races they are...

You laugh but for a lot of races they are crunching the numbers and the possibility that the Republicans lost because they literally killed off their own voter base is a non-crazy one.
Forum: USA Politics 17th November 2022, 12:43 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,345
Posted By JoeMorgue
I'll believe when they stand up to him / reject...

I'll believe when they stand up to him / reject him when it actually matters. Until then that is all worse than hot air.
Forum: USA Politics 17th November 2022, 12:17 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,345
Posted By JoeMorgue
The Republicans have announced they are going to...

The Republicans have announced they are going to start investigating Biden and his family because Republicans are idiots who A) can't read the room and B) still think anyone care's about Hunter...
Forum: USA Politics 17th November 2022, 12:08 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,345
Posted By JoeMorgue
Every election denier got voted out, that dog...

Every election denier got voted out, that dog won't bark no more.
Forum: USA Politics 17th November 2022, 12:01 PM
Replies: 1,167
Views: 40,535
Posted By JoeMorgue
Nancy Pelosi will not seek leadership of House...

Nancy Pelosi will not seek leadership of House going forward. No real word on my level on who the likely replacement is.
Forum: USA Politics 17th November 2022, 11:29 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,345
Posted By JoeMorgue
I've said before but what happens when SOME...

I've said before but what happens when SOME version of "What do we do when Person A isn't eligible to hold office because of Rule X, but voters voted them anyway" is something we need to start...
Forum: USA Politics 17th November 2022, 10:29 AM
Replies: 669
Views: 12,004
Posted By JoeMorgue
"Democrats don't impress enough so I'm voting...

"Democrats don't impress enough so I'm voting Republican" is what every Trumper here says. Their message and yours are becoming harder and harder to tell apart outside of the 1st/3rd person...
Forum: USA Politics 17th November 2022, 09:56 AM
Replies: 669
Views: 12,004
Posted By JoeMorgue
Which is EXACTLY what he doesn't want. He...

Which is EXACTLY what he doesn't want.

He wants, he needs the current Democratic party to fail to maintain his "Our only hope is a Progressive Revolution" narrative.

Again this why they are all...
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