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Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 13th December 2021, 12:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,670
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Putin's troll factories have also been helping to...

Putin's troll factories have also been helping to spread the disinfo and conspiracy theories (as always). I guess it makes him look a bit better at home if it's also bad in the rest of Europe.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 23rd October 2021, 09:14 AM
Replies: 2,137
Views: 127,889
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Imagine the outcry if muslim terrorists murdered...

Imagine the outcry if muslim terrorists murdered 150 elderly peope every day...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 31st August 2021, 04:41 AM
Replies: 448
Views: 59,318
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Alcohol also has that effect.

Alcohol also has that effect.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 20th August 2021, 10:18 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 5,268
Posted By Ulf Nereng
I think religion is inevitable as soon as a...

I think religion is inevitable as soon as a species has members intelligent enough to scam their fellows.
Forum: History, Literature, and the Arts 16th August 2021, 10:57 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 6,468
Posted By Ulf Nereng
I, too, was unfamiliar with the term. I consider...

I, too, was unfamiliar with the term. I consider myself fluent in English, but I do occsionally encounter terms that I don't know. It's a good thing that we can google most anything nowadays! :)
Forum: USA Politics 10th August 2021, 10:55 PM
Replies: 3,347
Views: 272,094
Posted By Ulf Nereng
I like his attitude! I would have done the same,...

I like his attitude! I would have done the same, but there's no way I could get away with it here in Norway. :o
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 10th August 2021, 06:40 PM
Replies: 3,133
Views: 215,166
Posted By Ulf Nereng
I think transport helicopters could be the...

I think transport helicopters could be the answer! :duck:
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 7th August 2021, 09:43 PM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 237,987
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Same reason they aren't studying the harmful...

Same reason they aren't studying the harmful effects of clothing kindergarteners for seven hours.
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 14th July 2021, 01:50 AM
Replies: 4,070
Views: 144,545
Posted By Ulf Nereng
"Tyttebærkrigen" in 1788! (The Lingonberry war)...

"Tyttebærkrigen" in 1788! (The Lingonberry war) :)

Apart from a small skirmish involving about 400 Swedes who surrendered after 15 minutes of fighting there were no opposition to the Norwegian...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 11th July 2021, 04:22 AM
Replies: 4,070
Views: 144,545
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Erm... most (all?) modern passenger ships and...

Erm... most (all?) modern passenger ships and ferries have fin stabilizers to keep them level while underway. And they work automatically. Cargo ships and ferries still need to be balanced manually...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 5th July 2021, 10:38 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 8,067
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Would it help to construct a written language of...

Would it help to construct a written language of pictograms, akin to written Chinese, but much extended?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 4th July 2021, 10:18 AM
Replies: 3,489
Views: 233,261
Posted By Ulf Nereng
I'm worried that they'll be more hateful than...

I'm worried that they'll be more hateful than ever if England loses. :(
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 3rd July 2021, 12:17 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 8,067
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Or even worse! What if after a few decades of...

Or even worse! What if after a few decades of listening to them we suddenly hear them nuking themselves into oblivion? :eye-poppi
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 28th June 2021, 03:41 PM
Replies: 461
Views: 31,571
Posted By Ulf Nereng
I was getting a religion vibe from it, but what...

I was getting a religion vibe from it, but what do I know, being an atheist.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 26th June 2021, 04:08 AM
Replies: 3,489
Views: 233,261
Posted By Ulf Nereng
People voted for change and now the country is...

People voted for change and now the country is run by criminals. Does it count as change or has it always been thus?
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 25th June 2021, 09:00 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,432
Posted By Ulf Nereng
That's good to know. I was a bit worried about...

That's good to know. I was a bit worried about them listening to Hitler's speeches! :p
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 23rd June 2021, 11:35 PM
Replies: 2,056
Views: 76,464
Posted By Ulf Nereng
This is a test. Hmmm...

This is a test.

Hmmm...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 23rd June 2021, 09:28 PM
Replies: 1,188
Views: 76,701
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Russia has possibly the highest vaccine...

Russia has possibly the highest vaccine hesistancy in the world. With only 1/8 of the populatin vaccinated, the rest seem to be completely unwilling to be vaccinated.
...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 22nd June 2021, 08:39 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,449
Posted By Ulf Nereng
This is uncomfortably reminiscent of "Ein volk,...

This is uncomfortably reminiscent of "Ein volk, ein reich, ein Fuhrer."

One people, one nation, one Boris? It doesn't have quite the oomph! of the German version, but it's getting there.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 21st June 2021, 05:42 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 14,351
Posted By Ulf Nereng
I had my second shot of Pfizer four weeks ago so...

I had my second shot of Pfizer four weeks ago so should be about as immune as one can be now. The interval between 1st and 2nd was six weeks.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 21st June 2021, 05:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,357
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Hans, I think you could write an extremely witty...

Hans, I think you could write an extremely witty and best-selling novel along those lines! :)
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 19th June 2021, 03:08 PM
Replies: 2,056
Views: 76,464
Posted By Ulf Nereng
A theist who phoned in to The Atheist Experience...

A theist who phoned in to The Atheist Experience (It's a YT channel) argued that "If non-existence exists, then... something, something God must exist!" I'm afraid I lost the thread of his thought...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 16th June 2021, 03:45 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 6,781
Posted By Ulf Nereng
What about hurricanes in the fall? Are they at...

What about hurricanes in the fall? Are they at least prepared for that? :confused:
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 13th June 2021, 02:15 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,906
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Oh, I'm sure it can be obtained by diplomatic...

Oh, I'm sure it can be obtained by diplomatic means if the circumstances are right, but that's not how it has usually happened before. Perhaps it would be a good idea to look at examples of countries...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 13th June 2021, 06:23 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,906
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Wasn't there a conversation about what it means...

Wasn't there a conversation about what it means for something or anything to exist, just recently? I could be wrong.

Anyway, Norway gained (or regained) it's status as a sovereign...
Forum: USA Politics 12th June 2021, 05:11 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 7,684
Posted By Ulf Nereng
He's just trying to get on the magacrowd's good...

He's just trying to get on the magacrowd's good side. They won't accept you unless you're at least as stupid as them.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 12th June 2021, 09:38 AM
Replies: 2,162
Views: 160,455
Posted By Ulf Nereng
FDA writes on their page: The U.S. Food and...

FDA writes on their page:

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning the public to stop using the Innova SARS-CoV-2 Antigen Rapid Qualitative Test for diagnostic use. The FDA has...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 9th June 2021, 10:18 PM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 237,987
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Isn't it also important that it reduces the...

Isn't it also important that it reduces the chance of an infection progressing to the point where a patient can pass the virus on to others? Someone could be an asymptomatic spreader for a day or two?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 8th June 2021, 03:13 PM
Replies: 3,133
Views: 215,166
Posted By Ulf Nereng
It's the EU's fault for making you Brexit in the...

It's the EU's fault for making you Brexit in the first place! ;)
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 7th June 2021, 11:20 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,464
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Some good people shy away from open conflict when...

Some good people shy away from open conflict when open conflict is necessary. Like Chamberlain going too many extra miles for peace.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 2nd June 2021, 07:42 PM
Replies: 3,045
Views: 165,720
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Those darn Chinese, inflicting their viruses and...

Those darn Chinese, inflicting their viruses and whisperings upon us! :mad: :p
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 31st May 2021, 01:15 PM
Replies: 534
Views: 55,133
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Oh, darn, I didn't know that. So when I search I...

Oh, darn, I didn't know that. So when I search I get lexicons and scientific articles, but a MAGA-head woud get CT sites and other crackpottery? Can we ask Google to stop doing that?
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 31st May 2021, 11:27 AM
Replies: 534
Views: 55,133
Posted By Ulf Nereng
For the most part anyone can google their way to...

For the most part anyone can google their way to wisdom about covid (as well as other matters). For example if there's a claim about a particular country you will find good articles by googling with...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 29th May 2021, 07:45 AM
Replies: 534
Views: 55,133
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Wikipedia has a very good article on Thailand's...

Wikipedia has a very good article on Thailand's covid response. Your covid denier is factually wrong about masks, for one thing. 4 Feb 2020 masks and some other products were designated as controlled...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 28th May 2021, 04:28 PM
Replies: 774
Views: 79,016
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Unidentified Blurry Dot. Possibly manned...

Unidentified Blurry Dot. Possibly manned (aliened?) by Blurry Speck People using Advanced Blur Technology that is way more advanced than ours.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 25th May 2021, 11:57 PM
Replies: 3,045
Views: 165,720
Posted By Ulf Nereng
How does the detection of early (September)...

How does the detection of early (September) sars-cov2 antibodies in Italy fit into all of this?

https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/0300891620974755
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 25th May 2021, 01:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,292
Posted By Ulf Nereng
All of this can be explained by Mary owning a...

All of this can be explained by Mary owning a time-machine! But since this all happened in clearly pre-industrial times it must be of Divine origin. Therefore it must be a Holy Time-Machine and...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 22nd May 2021, 08:39 AM
Replies: 3,489
Views: 233,261
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Boris likes to dress up. Here he is at an...

Boris likes to dress up. Here he is at an airfield, so he wears an appropriate uniform. Previously we've seen him in hospitals wearing nurses gear, at fishmarkets in fisherman's clothing (holding up...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 12th May 2021, 04:49 AM
Replies: 2,238
Views: 182,947
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Well, yes, I was worried that it would work...

Well, yes, I was worried that it would work similarly to how bacteria develop resistance to antibiotics, but hoping it wouldn't. :o

I was certain that someone here could come up with a well...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 11th May 2021, 10:00 PM
Replies: 2,238
Views: 182,947
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Thanks! That was the answer I was hoping for! :)

Thanks! That was the answer I was hoping for! :)
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 11th May 2021, 07:30 PM
Replies: 2,238
Views: 182,947
Posted By Ulf Nereng
No idea. I'd rather establish whether there is,...

No idea. I'd rather establish whether there is, or may be, a problem before starting to look for solutions
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 11th May 2021, 05:36 PM
Replies: 2,238
Views: 182,947
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Sure, but my worry wasn't about the person(s) who...

Sure, but my worry wasn't about the person(s) who gets infected, but rather about whether we have created an environment that puts more pressure on the virus to evolve vaccine resistance.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 11th May 2021, 03:47 AM
Replies: 2,238
Views: 182,947
Posted By Ulf Nereng
One thing that is worrying me is hearing reports...

One thing that is worrying me is hearing reports of new variants that are "potentially vaccine resistant" entering Europe and USA where a large part of the population only have the first of two...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 5th May 2021, 06:14 PM
Replies: 343
Views: 9,951
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Do these people have a tendency to sail around in...

Do these people have a tendency to sail around in rickety little boats that they made themself?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 30th April 2021, 10:05 PM
Replies: 1,188
Views: 76,701
Posted By Ulf Nereng
A unified world response would have required a...

A unified world response would have required a well respected US president to lead it.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 30th April 2021, 04:18 AM
Replies: 3,133
Views: 215,166
Posted By Ulf Nereng
It was the EU that negotiated those cod quotas in...

It was the EU that negotiated those cod quotas in the arctic sea in return for (among other things) Norwegian access to the EU market for white fish. Norway wants to still have access to that market,...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 29th April 2021, 10:31 AM
Replies: 448
Views: 59,318
Posted By Ulf Nereng
I wonder if anyone has made a comprehensive list...

I wonder if anyone has made a comprehensive list of historical persons who were thought (by some) to be The Beast or the Antichrist? I seem to remember from my historical studies on the Napoleonic...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 28th April 2021, 06:47 PM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 237,987
Posted By Ulf Nereng
It's a pilot study. One doesn't draw conclusions...

It's a pilot study. One doesn't draw conclusions from pilot studies, other than perhaps "this looks interesting enough to make a proper study on".
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 28th April 2021, 05:25 AM
Replies: 2,238
Views: 182,947
Posted By Ulf Nereng
Maybe they can promote this vaccine as Vegan! It...

Maybe they can promote this vaccine as Vegan! It might win over some of the anti-vaccers! :p
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 24th April 2021, 06:34 AM
Replies: 3,489
Views: 233,261
Posted By Ulf Nereng
No stories about sexual misconduct today?

No stories about sexual misconduct today?
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