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Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 12th April 2020, 10:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,922
Posted By calebprime
well-said, sir, inc. previous post

well-said, sir, inc. previous post
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 9th April 2020, 02:42 AM
Replies: 2,119
Views: 108,150
Posted By calebprime
Originally Posted by blutoski View Post ...

Originally Posted by blutoski View Post


Thank you, blutoski. These are the important things I must know.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 8th April 2020, 07:53 AM
Replies: 2,135
Views: 80,419
Posted By calebprime
Here's the interesting part of your posts.

Here's the interesting part of your posts.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 8th April 2020, 02:01 AM
Replies: 2,135
Views: 80,419
Posted By calebprime
Here are some possibly-interesting rebuttals to...

Here are some possibly-interesting rebuttals to what I've posted, were they in fact true:

-D. didn't have epilepsy.
-D. didn't experience intense ecstasy while having a seizure
-D. didn't say...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 8th April 2020, 12:57 AM
Replies: 2,135
Views: 80,419
Posted By calebprime
Rather than an ad-hom, this is a well-established...

Rather than an ad-hom, this is a well-established and pretty reasonable way of looking at an unusual and fascinating neurological condition.

Here's the second thing I googled up.

To ignore...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 7th April 2020, 11:51 PM
Replies: 2,135
Views: 80,419
Posted By calebprime
I have read your post.

I have read your post.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 7th April 2020, 01:11 PM
Replies: 2,875
Views: 183,536
Posted By calebprime
seconded. I've sent one of Plan's posts to my...

seconded. I've sent one of Plan's posts to my family.

My ex's response: "Wow."
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 6th April 2020, 12:46 PM
Replies: 2,119
Views: 108,150
Posted By calebprime
There have been a number of times lately that I...

There have been a number of times lately that I have been in complete agreement with Parcher. Mac n' Cheese is a basic human right, like air or water.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 6th April 2020, 09:58 AM
Replies: 2,135
Views: 80,419
Posted By calebprime
Some support for distinctions in how "delusion"...

Some support for distinctions in how "delusion" is used. I'm not making a big point, here.



https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19423297
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 6th April 2020, 09:29 AM
Replies: 2,135
Views: 80,419
Posted By calebprime
This is one of the rare cases where "delusional"...

This is one of the rare cases where "delusional" is not too far off. Dostoevsky experienced intense ecstasy with a religious content because he was a temporal lobe epileptic who had severe seizures....
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 5th April 2020, 01:35 PM
Replies: 2,875
Views: 183,536
Posted By calebprime
agreed. I'd rather be wrong about my pessimism...

agreed. I'd rather be wrong about my pessimism than right.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 28th March 2020, 12:46 PM
Replies: 2,875
Views: 183,536
Posted By calebprime
completely agree

completely agree
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 28th March 2020, 12:01 PM
Replies: 273
Views: 18,490
Posted By calebprime
...

...
Forum: USA Politics 28th March 2020, 11:31 AM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 145,582
Posted By calebprime
I love it. The Invention of Lying/Honesty for...

I love it. The Invention of Lying/Honesty for Trump. Very, very short speeches just like that. Or, he has to tell the objective truth.

"I'm probably not as competent as other leaders, so I...
Forum: USA Politics 27th March 2020, 03:16 PM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 145,582
Posted By calebprime
The vile one speaks: "I want them to be...

The vile one speaks: "I want them to be appreciative." What a tool.

Sir, this is what the on/off button on the TV is for.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 27th March 2020, 07:07 AM
Replies: 2,875
Views: 183,536
Posted By calebprime
I had to watch/listen just to see what it was. ...

I had to watch/listen just to see what it was. Please, next time, tell us what something is. Don't do clickbait.

That was bad. Not baad. Inept. Leaden.

Instead, say, musicians are doing...
Forum: USA Politics 27th March 2020, 02:20 AM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 145,582
Posted By calebprime
It's hard to comprehend why you would say that,...

It's hard to comprehend why you would say that, yes. You are insisting on an irrelevant and stupid point.
Forum: USA Politics 27th March 2020, 02:04 AM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 145,582
Posted By calebprime
I've seen every Cuomo conference, most of the...

I've seen every Cuomo conference, most of the Trump conferences. I've followed Trump's remarks. The list of his public statements has been reprinted multiple times on this forum.

Cuomo doesn't...
Forum: USA Politics 27th March 2020, 01:32 AM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 145,582
Posted By calebprime
It was reported (from doctors) on CNN that some...

It was reported (from doctors) on CNN that some patients need respirators for 30 days or more.

I don't have a number, but this isn't rare.
Forum: USA Politics 26th March 2020, 02:49 PM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 145,582
Posted By calebprime
sadly the virus is going to get as many smart...

sadly the virus is going to get as many smart people as idiots.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 25th March 2020, 01:25 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 28,041
Posted By calebprime
My son and I only watch football together once in...

My son and I only watch football together once in a while, and we think it's hilarious to swap football strategy. My favorite is: "You've got to get on the board early." I could have been another...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 25th March 2020, 11:43 AM
Replies: 2,875
Views: 183,536
Posted By calebprime
mass. has cut off the rec. users. medical...

mass. has cut off the rec. users.

medical only for now.

I was only a week ahead of that.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 25th March 2020, 09:06 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 28,041
Posted By calebprime
I just mean that he usually had something to say....

I just mean that he usually had something to say. And he was patient enough, as you say.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 25th March 2020, 07:49 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 28,041
Posted By calebprime
Yeah, marplots had a pov, a unique one.

Yeah, marplots had a pov, a unique one.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 24th March 2020, 03:10 PM
Replies: 3,301
Views: 172,067
Posted By calebprime
what did he mean by "attack" rate? muggings,...

what did he mean by "attack" rate? muggings, etc.?
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 24th March 2020, 02:59 PM
Replies: 1,008
Views: 81,455
Posted By calebprime
I don't know much about computerized short-term...

I don't know much about computerized short-term trading. There must be investors who are making money with all this volatility. They're the traders I might have read about for whom a few...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 23rd March 2020, 07:22 PM
Replies: 3,308
Views: 95,352
Posted By calebprime
I've come to think I was wrong. It has been...

I've come to think I was wrong. It has been known to happen.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 23rd March 2020, 01:27 PM
Replies: 3,308
Views: 95,352
Posted By calebprime
agreed, although I haven't been following the...

agreed, although I haven't been following the first part, so it seemed that people were being rude to psionIO. Unless one followed the twists and turns of that discussion, one has to reserve...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 23rd March 2020, 12:43 PM
Replies: 3,308
Views: 95,352
Posted By calebprime
Sign in front of church I drove by today:

Sign in front of church I drove by today:
Forum: USA Politics 23rd March 2020, 10:43 AM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 145,582
Posted By calebprime
He seems to be uncomfortable with reading. I...

He seems to be uncomfortable with reading. I expect he doesn't absorb written information all that well. Broad strokes only. He squints and seems to read with one eye. And then there's that thing...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 23rd March 2020, 10:20 AM
Replies: 3,301
Views: 172,067
Posted By calebprime
I don't know. Probably self-administered. I'm...

I don't know. Probably self-administered. I'm not implying the drug is worthless. I'm saying it's a drug where the effective dose is close to the toxic dose. You need to be careful.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 23rd March 2020, 10:13 AM
Replies: 3,301
Views: 172,067
Posted By calebprime
Meanwhile, in Nigeria, 3 people overdose on the...

Meanwhile, in Nigeria, 3 people overdose on the anti-malaria drug, and hoarding has already begun. It's a seriously toxic drug. It's not Red Bull.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 23rd March 2020, 09:53 AM
Replies: 273
Views: 18,490
Posted By calebprime
That's not like you, SB. Perhaps you're a little...

That's not like you, SB. Perhaps you're a little distracted by events.
Forum: USA Politics 22nd March 2020, 05:03 PM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 145,582
Posted By calebprime
Saw a clip of Trump from 20 years ago and I...

Saw a clip of Trump from 20 years ago and I couldn't help but be struck by the contrast between that squirrely bright-eyed guy and the bloated, waddling, disgusting racoon we see now. Also, he...
Forum: USA Politics 22nd March 2020, 04:31 PM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 145,582
Posted By calebprime
Nope, confirmed. I heard right. The...

Nope, confirmed. I heard right.

The reporter said: "Was that sarcasm, sir?"

What a ******' scumbag.
Forum: USA Politics 22nd March 2020, 03:34 PM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 145,582
Posted By calebprime
ignore this post

Trump: "Romney's in isolation? Gee, too bad."

dripping with sarcasm

**** him

ETA: I might have to pull an Emily Latella: maybe he said "Ronnie" ? meaning Ron Paul ??

It was a brief...
Forum: USA Politics 22nd March 2020, 02:36 PM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 145,582
Posted By calebprime
Yeah, I posted the text excerpts up-thread. They...

Yeah, I posted the text excerpts up-thread. They were the same.

Now, why is anyone here saying that Trump didn't downplay the epidemic?

It doesn't matter about 1 "hoax" statement he made about...
Forum: USA Politics 22nd March 2020, 01:49 PM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 145,582
Posted By calebprime
thanks.

thanks.
Forum: USA Politics 22nd March 2020, 01:30 PM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 145,582
Posted By calebprime
thanks for the useful help! I'm not going to do...

thanks for the useful help! I'm not going to do that.
Forum: USA Politics 22nd March 2020, 01:29 PM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 145,582
Posted By calebprime
We need that list of quotes! He said what he...

We need that list of quotes! He said what he said, or he didn't.
Forum: USA Politics 22nd March 2020, 01:11 PM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 145,582
Posted By calebprime
On the issue of whether Trump downplayed the...

On the issue of whether Trump downplayed the virus, there's this NYT opinion piece, which at least might have a list of his statements.
...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 21st March 2020, 10:17 AM
Replies: 3,301
Views: 172,067
Posted By calebprime
ah, ok.

ah, ok.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 21st March 2020, 09:38 AM
Replies: 3,301
Views: 172,067
Posted By calebprime
Giordano, you are a good writer and usually very...

Giordano, you are a good writer and usually very clear. I can't make much sense of the hi-lited part.

varied quote:
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 21st March 2020, 09:08 AM
Replies: 3,301
Views: 172,067
Posted By calebprime
I heard him in the press conference yesterday. ...

I heard him in the press conference yesterday.

He said, essentially, "I'm smart. I have a hunch."

That's what he really thinks. No comment.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 21st March 2020, 07:46 AM
Replies: 3,301
Views: 172,067
Posted By calebprime
Yeah, what sackett said and what I should have...

Yeah, what sackett said and what I should have said also.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 21st March 2020, 07:33 AM
Replies: 3,301
Views: 172,067
Posted By calebprime
not to alarm you unduly, but virus shedding...

not to alarm you unduly, but virus shedding occurs early without symptoms. People in early stages, asymptomatic, may be very infectious.

also, incubation period 2-14 days, usually, with outliers....
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 21st March 2020, 12:06 AM
Replies: 3,301
Views: 172,067
Posted By calebprime
chart 3 -- U.S. deaths if virus unchecked: >...

chart 3 -- U.S. deaths if virus unchecked: > 10,000,000
based on 4% -- because health care has collapsed

this was my basic intuitive opinion of where we're headed (unless things go much better...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 20th March 2020, 04:11 PM
Replies: 3,301
Views: 172,067
Posted By calebprime
nah. I just think they're infected. very...

nah. I just think they're infected. very contagious. we need Fauci. I don't need to say more.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 20th March 2020, 04:05 PM
Replies: 3,301
Views: 172,067
Posted By calebprime
Incubation period 2-14 days officially. ...

Incubation period 2-14 days officially. Outliers, perhaps, longer.

I'm still betting that Trump, Pence, and Fauci etc. are all infected. Too bad about Fauci if that's true.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 20th March 2020, 03:54 PM
Replies: 3,219
Views: 135,391
Posted By calebprime
kudos to my college-town co-op. 9-10 am for...

kudos to my college-town co-op. 9-10 am for immuno-suppressed co-op members. curbside orders and pickup. changing all of their internal procedures.

:thumbsup:

not much panic buying -- except...
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