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Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 20th June 2022, 09:56 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 2,812
Posted By Orphia Nay
I saw a headline on the ABC news channel saying...

I saw a headline on the ABC news channel saying that the senate results are now final, and that no party has a majority.
Forum: USA Politics 16th June 2022, 04:00 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,092
Posted By Orphia Nay
I know many people formerly diagnosed with DID...

I know many people formerly diagnosed with DID who agree with me.

http://orphia-nay.blogspot.com/2020/07/are-multiple-personalities-real.html

Furthermore, the head of the DSM V, Allen Frances,...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 15th June 2022, 09:27 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 2,812
Posted By Orphia Nay
Not much to be outraged about these days.

Not much to be outraged about these days.
Forum: USA Politics 15th June 2022, 07:24 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,092
Posted By Orphia Nay
I agree. Being cynical doesn't make you...

I agree.

Being cynical doesn't make you look smart like you think it does. Pretty sure that's a big reason why Trump got in, which I thought at the time.

This probably deserves its own...
Forum: USA Politics 15th June 2022, 07:20 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,092
Posted By Orphia Nay
Not to mention that multiple personalities aren't...

Not to mention that multiple personalities aren't real.

Walker is quite the gentleman of honour, or not. Threatening to kill his former partner.

Lying about being in law enforcement.

Lying...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 14th June 2022, 10:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 857
Posted By Orphia Nay
Yellowstone Park is CLOSED

A friend shared these photos from the park:

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20220615/269370b319e351f468fe51cfc6c6f26c.jpg...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 14th June 2022, 10:27 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 3,437
Posted By Orphia Nay
Some Christians don't believe in the devil.

Some Christians don't believe in the devil.
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 14th June 2022, 06:40 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 1,111
Posted By Orphia Nay
If you're near retirement age, and get a mortgage...

If you're near retirement age, and get a mortgage it might not be cheaper than rent.

If you sell stocks, the market is low, but I think it's going lower, so selling
"Low" is relative.

You...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 12th June 2022, 08:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 590
Posted By Orphia Nay
I'm also seeing parallels with Scientology.

I'm also seeing parallels with Scientology.
Forum: USA Politics 12th June 2022, 08:31 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 8,486
Posted By Orphia Nay
What are the odds that the Republican Party will...

What are the odds that the Republican Party will split into two parties - the ultra-right-wing and the right wing?

Can't be easy for some of them deciding whether to go left a little or double...
Forum: USA Politics 12th June 2022, 08:26 PM
Replies: 2,999
Views: 156,165
Posted By Orphia Nay
Good article. Interesting that noone's found...

Good article. Interesting that noone's found fault with it or even commented on it.

I can't stand Trump and think the Republican Party should disband and split, but I think a few people in here...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 11th June 2022, 09:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 390
Posted By Orphia Nay
Yesterday I contacted Tapatalk about the missing...

Yesterday I contacted Tapatalk about the missing notifications.

Got this message back:

Thank you for contacting Tapatalk.
The issue is currently being worked on by our technical team.
Please...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 11th June 2022, 08:57 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 3,806
Posted By Orphia Nay
Listened to the podcast. Thanks for that. ...

Listened to the podcast. Thanks for that.

I've never been worried about blue light from mobile phones, and rightly so.

What the hell is "artificial light"?
Forum: USA Politics 10th June 2022, 10:41 PM
Replies: 2,999
Views: 156,165
Posted By Orphia Nay
Thanks for summing up your belief system. ...

Thanks for summing up your belief system.

Now we can dismiss the "Partisanship will mean the committee findings will be biased" accusations as just your opinion, not objective fact.
Forum: Computers and the Internet 10th June 2022, 09:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 390
Posted By Orphia Nay
IOS 15.5 on both iPad Pro 2nd Gen (12.9 inch) and...

IOS 15.5 on both iPad Pro 2nd Gen (12.9 inch) and on iPhone 8.

Hmm, I think it stopped updating notifications the same day I upgraded to that IOS version.

Maybe I need to wait for a Tapatalk...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 9th June 2022, 09:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 390
Posted By Orphia Nay
Yes, it's a cheap annual subscription. Have...

Yes, it's a cheap annual subscription.

Have you ever had the notifications stop working? My Notifications feed is stuck at June 1.
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 8th June 2022, 10:39 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 43,972
Posted By Orphia Nay
Negative 48 says the second coming of JFK will be...

Negative 48 says the second coming of JFK will be June 11 in Dallas.

https://twitter.com/2022_karma/status/1534641240267890693?s=21&t=0XsVF8eIvg97q0RNrG3R2w
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 8th June 2022, 10:01 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,493
Posted By Orphia Nay
What's the bet that the people wanting the movie...

What's the bet that the people wanting the movie banned haven't actually seen the movie?
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 8th June 2022, 09:58 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 14,467
Posted By Orphia Nay
Yet The Koran is freely available.

Yet The Koran is freely available.
Forum: Computers and the Internet 8th June 2022, 09:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 390
Posted By Orphia Nay
I like Tapatalk because it lets you upload images...

I like Tapatalk because it lets you upload images from your phone straight from the reply box.

It also formats tweets into embedded tweets, and posts Youtubes with a play function.

I quite...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 6th June 2022, 09:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 390
Posted By Orphia Nay
Tapatalk

Hands up who's using Tapatalk to view/use the forum? It's not bad when it's working.

Anyone else got a problem with it not showing notifications of new posts in discussions?
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 6th June 2022, 09:30 PM
Replies: 699
Views: 172,524
Posted By Orphia Nay
Thanks for that info. Dodgy AF. Let's...

Thanks for that info. Dodgy AF.



Let's start a rumour that it's Joe Rogan. Surely Rogan's supporters won't follow him down that rabbit hole.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 6th June 2022, 09:23 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 14,467
Posted By Orphia Nay
The BBC aren't repeating it, perhaps out of fear...

The BBC aren't repeating it, perhaps out of fear of reprisals.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 5th June 2022, 09:55 PM
Replies: 863
Views: 32,572
Posted By Orphia Nay
I'm siding with Ziggurat, theprestige, et al in...

I'm siding with Ziggurat, theprestige, et al in this, though I've been against them in political threads in the past. The truth has no bias.

They have watched the trial, and brought here relevant...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 5th June 2022, 09:31 PM
Replies: 699
Views: 172,524
Posted By Orphia Nay
Do you have a link? I don't really want to be...

Do you have a link? I don't really want to be Googling crypto and alex jones. :D
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 30th May 2022, 10:05 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 2,812
Posted By Orphia Nay
Independent Rebekha Sharkey's name for Speaker...

Independent Rebekha Sharkey's name for Speaker was brought up on ABC radio news this morning.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 30th May 2022, 05:40 PM
Replies: 1,556
Views: 219,694
Posted By Orphia Nay
What about Baloh and Bartholomew? I wonder, is...

What about Baloh and Bartholomew? I wonder, is MCS one of the thousands of MPIs they have examples of?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 29th May 2022, 09:58 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 2,812
Posted By Orphia Nay
Reading reports that Albanese swore an...

Reading reports that Albanese swore an affirmation, not a religious oath when sworn in as PM. Good sign.

And good fodder for Murdoch.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 29th May 2022, 09:51 PM
Replies: 1,556
Views: 219,694
Posted By Orphia Nay
But that's exactly what I said. Havana...

But that's exactly what I said.

Havana Syndrome IS MPI, as is MCS.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 26th May 2022, 11:55 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 2,812
Posted By Orphia Nay
Finally!

Finally!
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 25th May 2022, 10:18 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,398
Posted By Orphia Nay
Just watched it. Good documentary, thanks.

Just watched it. Good documentary, thanks.
Forum: History, Literature, and the Arts 25th May 2022, 07:59 PM
Replies: 3,138
Views: 645,020
Posted By Orphia Nay
Ewww.

Ewww.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 25th May 2022, 05:28 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 2,812
Posted By Orphia Nay
If it's not Potato and Beetroot, it's Voldemort...

If it's not Potato and Beetroot, it's Voldemort and Jabba the Hutt.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 24th May 2022, 11:29 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 2,812
Posted By Orphia Nay
I hope Barnaby is on the way out. We can't have a...

I hope Barnaby is on the way out. We can't have a potato AND a beetroot as opposition.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 24th May 2022, 08:54 PM
Replies: 1,556
Views: 219,694
Posted By Orphia Nay
I wonder if we'll be seeing comparisons between...

I wonder if we'll be seeing comparisons between Havana Syndrome and "Multiple Chemical Sensitivity", the latter of which has been found to be "a type of anxiety disorder in which anticipation of a...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd May 2022, 05:34 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 2,812
Posted By Orphia Nay
Australian Politics: The Albanese Times

Ugh. Good riddance to him. Pity he's still a member.

When are the next Victorian elections? Ah, November.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd May 2022, 01:58 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 2,812
Posted By Orphia Nay
Marvellous.

Marvellous.
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 22nd May 2022, 07:28 PM
Replies: 699
Views: 172,524
Posted By Orphia Nay
Terrific!

Terrific!
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 22nd May 2022, 06:22 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 2,812
Posted By Orphia Nay
Still happy about this. ...

Still happy about this.

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20220523/95c66dd138f41b72fb102fc16dd1bc73.jpg
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 22nd May 2022, 04:38 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 2,812
Posted By Orphia Nay
I wouldn't mind a Liberal government if they were...

I wouldn't mind a Liberal government if they were the sort of party that soundly rejected Dutton as leader.

Hopefully Morrison's failure doesn't make them double down and use Dutton.

While the...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 20th May 2022, 09:56 PM
Replies: 1,416
Views: 69,431
Posted By Orphia Nay
https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20220521/f26d55cc...

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20220521/f26d55cc07e094d4f3d81ab7940a526b.jpg
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 19th May 2022, 11:04 PM
Replies: 1,416
Views: 69,431
Posted By Orphia Nay
Thanks for that. I wasn't consciously aware that...

Thanks for that. I wasn't consciously aware that Queensland was quite so conservative .
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 14th May 2022, 11:26 PM
Replies: 1,416
Views: 69,431
Posted By Orphia Nay
How do you know that's how people are voting...

How do you know that's how people are voting already?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 12th May 2022, 10:39 PM
Replies: 1,416
Views: 69,431
Posted By Orphia Nay
In addition, it means bookies will pay you $1.37...

In addition, it means bookies will pay you $1.37 for every $1 you bet on Labor if Labor wins.

If Liberal wins, they'll pay $3.15 for every $1 you bet on Liberal.

So you see, bookies are...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 12th May 2022, 10:37 PM
Replies: 1,416
Views: 69,431
Posted By Orphia Nay
A low number means the bookies think it's likely.

A low number means the bookies think it's likely.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 12th May 2022, 10:19 PM
Replies: 1,416
Views: 69,431
Posted By Orphia Nay
Handy link: ...

Handy link:

https://www.abc.net.au/news/elections/federal/2022/guide/electorates

Click on the electorate name for a full profile of each electorate and its candidates.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 12th May 2022, 08:31 PM
Replies: 2,096
Views: 75,957
Posted By Orphia Nay
I was going to ask the same thing, but without...

I was going to ask the same thing, but without the dig at liberals.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 9th May 2022, 05:40 PM
Replies: 2,132
Views: 127,412
Posted By Orphia Nay
Thanks for that, it's interesting. Didn't...

Thanks for that, it's interesting.

Didn't they say which type they were testing for?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 9th May 2022, 05:18 PM
Replies: 1,416
Views: 69,431
Posted By Orphia Nay
Looks like it's been deleted.

Looks like it's been deleted.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 9th May 2022, 04:22 PM
Replies: 1,416
Views: 69,431
Posted By Orphia Nay
Meanwhile our seat of Wannon has been a safe...

Meanwhile our seat of Wannon has been a safe Liberal since 1955, and doesn't get swing seat bribes. Adjoining seats have been given $60-million each, while we've had just $6 million.
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