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Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 23rd September 2022, 12:38 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 4,751
Posted By dann
Yes, I ride a motorcycle, so I know all about...

Yes, I ride a motorcycle, so I know all about them: "a range of technologies such as GORE-TEX provide effective protection against rain while also ensuring optimal grip and feel."
Unfortunately, in...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 23rd September 2022, 12:26 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 4,751
Posted By dann
So 1,200 deaths in people younger than 75? I bet...

So 1,200 deaths in people younger than 75? I bet that will comfort them immensely. As for dishonesty, I took the numbers from The Atheist's own link and never claimed that they were from the past...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 23rd September 2022, 12:04 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 4,751
Posted By dann
I don't know. Some things seem to be pretty...

I don't know. Some things seem to be pretty similar. Denmark declared that Covid-19 was no longer a crisis, i.e. "a threat to society," and removed mask mandates and all other restrictions on Feb 1,...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 22nd September 2022, 04:10 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 4,751
Posted By dann
Obviously. :) But based on your own description...

Obviously. :) But based on your own description (http://www.internationalskeptics.com/forums/showthread.php?p=13908802#post13908802), it does sound as if you would suffocate.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 22nd September 2022, 04:04 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 4,751
Posted By dann
Around here, almost nobody wears them anymore....

Around here, almost nobody wears them anymore. And it shows!
Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 deaths in Denmark...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 22nd September 2022, 03:41 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 4,751
Posted By dann
Yet another panic attack! The vast...

Yet another panic attack!



The vast majority! Extremely old! Let's see what counts as a vast majority and extremely old according to The Atheist:


Everybody 75+ makes a majority of all...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 22nd September 2022, 01:22 PM
Replies: 1,605
Views: 232,332
Posted By dann
Biden is not in a hurry. There was talk of this...

Biden is not in a hurry. There was talk of this in early May: Biden finally cracks the door open to Cuba (http://www.internationalskeptics.com/forums/showthread.php?postid=13798685#post13798685)....
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 22nd September 2022, 08:44 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 18,914
Posted By dann
U.S. Agency finances campaign against Cuban...

U.S. Agency finances campaign against Cuban doctors in Mexico (https://en.granma.cu/mundo/2022-09-22/us-agency-finances-campaign-against-cuban-doctors-in-mexico) (Granma.cu, Sep 22, 2022)
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 22nd September 2022, 08:05 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 4,751
Posted By dann
It isn't clear to me what kind of filters...

It isn't clear to me what kind of filters TragicMonkey is talking about. I have a cloth mask to be used with paper filters. The cloth mask is washable. The filters aren't.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 21st September 2022, 07:28 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 4,751
Posted By dann
Good for you that you're healthy and not one of...

Good for you that you're healthy and not one of those people, but some people (even some people in this thread...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 21st September 2022, 12:11 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 4,751
Posted By dann
I think you do!...

I think you do! (https://www.amazon.co.jp/s?k=ffp2&__mk_ja_JP=カタカナ&crid=1NX7NQHZ8HW8N&sprefix=ffp2%2Caps%2C464&ref=nb_sb_noss_1) (Amazon.co.jp)

Even cloth masks are better than nothing, but it...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 21st September 2022, 05:35 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 18,914
Posted By dann
On Sunday, Sep 25, there is a referendum on a new...

On Sunday, Sep 25, there is a referendum on a new family law in Cuba.

Los derechos ni se sancionan ni se censuran...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 21st September 2022, 05:22 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,046
Posted By dann
That is the kind of toxic masculinity/femininity...

That is the kind of toxic masculinity/femininity that I suspect of playing a role in gender dysphoria.
I had a girlfriend who objected to my pink sleeveless shirt, the kind that is often called a...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 21st September 2022, 04:20 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 4,751
Posted By dann
So damn him! Nothing forced Trump to downplay the...

So damn him! Nothing forced Trump to downplay the pandemic (https://www.npr.org/sections/latest-updates-trump-covid-19-results/2020/10/02/919432383/how-trump-has-downplayed-the-coronavirus-pandemic)....
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 21st September 2022, 12:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,196
Posted By dann
At this point, it is probably safe to say that...

At this point, it is probably safe to say that American Evangelicals only managed to postpone same-sex marriage in Cuba. With more than 6 million Cubans having participated in the discussions of the...
Forum: USA Politics 20th September 2022, 12:25 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 11,364
Posted By dann
Cuba receives undocumented migrants returned by...

Cuba receives undocumented migrants returned by U.S. authorities (https://en.granma.cu/mundo/2021-06-18/cuba-receives-undocumented-migrants-returned-by-us-authorities) (Granma.cu, June 18, 2021)
The...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 20th September 2022, 11:37 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 4,751
Posted By dann
And the president of the USA is now one of them.

And the president of the USA is now one of them.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 20th September 2022, 11:29 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 4,751
Posted By dann
President Biden is an idiot! a0XS17_CX1s...

President Biden is an idiot!


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The "top doctor" from the Mehdi Hasan Show:
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 20th September 2022, 05:39 AM
Replies: 1,605
Views: 232,332
Posted By dann
The 'syndrome' has become a big inspiration to...

The 'syndrome' has become a big inspiration to all kinds of musicians. I already mentioned the "British punk rock/noise rock band Occupants" in post 1,587...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 20th September 2022, 01:43 AM
Replies: 1,605
Views: 232,332
Posted By dann
This YouTube video is based primarily on Yahoo!...

This YouTube video is based primarily on Yahoo! News' recent Conspiracyland podcast (see post 1,599 (http://www.internationalskeptics.com/forums/showthread.php?postid=13904395#post13904395)....
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 19th September 2022, 03:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,196
Posted By dann
On Sunday, Sep 25, 2022, there is a Cuban...

On Sunday, Sep 25, 2022, there is a Cuban referendum on a new family law. The law will give more rights to fathers:
The new Family Code provides the fathers with rights that were exclusively of the...
Forum: History, Literature, and the Arts 19th September 2022, 12:46 AM
Replies: 1,009
Views: 180,437
Posted By dann
I just read Bear Head...

I just read Bear Head (https://www.amazon.com/Bear-Head-Adrian-Tchaikovsky/dp/1800241542) (Amazon), also by Adrian Tchaikovsky. I only bought it because it was so cheap that I thought, 'Well, what...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th September 2022, 10:26 AM
Replies: 1,605
Views: 232,332
Posted By dann
This quotation in some of Len Ber's tweets...

This quotation in some of Len Ber's tweets appears to have become his default answer to anybody who does not share his idea that he and other 'Targeted Individuals' as well as U.S. agents and...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th September 2022, 03:03 AM
Replies: 1,605
Views: 232,332
Posted By dann
It's Official: The Cricket Story Is Stone Cold Dead!

On Feb 2 of this year, I posted this:




So the panel focussed on the cricket cases. If I were the science advisor for Mark Zaid, the lawyer, I don't think I would recommend focussing on that...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 17th September 2022, 07:31 AM
Replies: 1,605
Views: 232,332
Posted By dann
Project BIZARRE and project PANDORA

That is, when the level of the beams were reduced to the "no greater than .05 mw/cm in the Moscow Signal." And I bet you will all be relieved to hear that the test monkey was fine! The “modulated...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 17th September 2022, 12:36 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 18,914
Posted By dann
The number of daily new confirmed cases in Cuba...

The number of daily new confirmed cases in Cuba has decreased since last month, but the country had one Covid-19 death in August, the first since May.
Daily new confirmed COVID-19 cases per million...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 16th September 2022, 10:06 PM
Replies: 1,605
Views: 232,332
Posted By dann
Other media has picked up the story: ...

Other media has picked up the story:



Len Ber, see posts 1,586 (http://www.internationalskeptics.com/forums/showthread.php?postid=13884853#post13884853) and 1,591...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 16th September 2022, 09:04 PM
Replies: 1,605
Views: 232,332
Posted By dann
CONSPIRACYLAND - The Strange Story of Havana Syndrome

I haven't listened to the podcast yet, but I have read the article on Yahoo News, which is what the CBS 60 Minutes would have come up with if their version of 'investigative journalism' hadn't been...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 9th September 2022, 08:45 AM
Replies: 1,068
Views: 21,945
Posted By dann
This may have been the documentary I mentioned,...

This may have been the documentary I mentioned, part 1 & 2. I think it probably was:

and
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 9th September 2022, 06:31 AM
Replies: 1,068
Views: 21,945
Posted By dann
Smartcooky has just shown how unlike 'any other...

Smartcooky has just shown how unlike 'any other work' prostitution is, and you failed to notice. For some reason, I have never had a job, for instance as a high-school teacher, where my contract...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 9th September 2022, 06:18 AM
Replies: 1,068
Views: 21,945
Posted By dann
The 'emotional outburst' consisted mainly of...

The 'emotional outburst' consisted mainly of quotations from your drama-queen descriptions of how much worse than those of a prostitute the terrible ordeals that you had gone through were. The 'job'...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 9th September 2022, 06:05 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,810
Posted By dann
Sapiens, habilis or erectus?!

Sapiens, habilis or erectus?!
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 9th September 2022, 03:10 AM
Replies: 1,068
Views: 21,945
Posted By dann
You appear to know all about the wonderful world...

You appear to know all about the wonderful world of prostitution, don't you?!
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 9th September 2022, 03:08 AM
Replies: 1,068
Views: 21,945
Posted By dann
It's like when somebody throws a tomato at a...

It's like when somebody throws a tomato at a Nazi, and the MAGA crowd, here and elsewhere, yell, 'Violence!, and start talking about the atrocity of throwing things or objects at other people. What...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 9th September 2022, 02:50 AM
Replies: 1,068
Views: 21,945
Posted By dann
Probably. Except that he's not in any way a...

Probably. Except that he's not in any way a handsome stranger, is he? I never saw it. I also never saw 50 Shades.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 9th September 2022, 02:36 AM
Replies: 1,068
Views: 21,945
Posted By dann
No, it isn't. All those of you...

No, it isn't.




All those of you whose major claim is that prostitution is just like any other job should at least try to be consistent because in this respect it is: When you don't live up...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 9th September 2022, 02:27 AM
Replies: 1,068
Views: 21,945
Posted By dann
A whole collection of wonderful abstractions: ...

A whole collection of wonderful abstractions:




Interact!!! Yes, if your interactions with the nasty, vile individuals consisted in the absolutely horrible and extremely unpleasant 'job' of...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 8th September 2022, 05:08 AM
Replies: 1,068
Views: 21,945
Posted By dann
This is going to be anecdotal, but so be it. Many...

This is going to be anecdotal, but so be it. Many years ago, probably 15 or so, I watched a documentary about a combined brothel and luxury holiday resort offering men the so-called "girlfriend...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 8th September 2022, 04:50 AM
Replies: 1,068
Views: 21,945
Posted By dann
New Zealand sounds like a prostitute's paradise,...

New Zealand sounds like a prostitute's paradise, doesn't it?!



And yet:
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 8th September 2022, 04:40 AM
Replies: 1,068
Views: 21,945
Posted By dann
Been there!

Been there!
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 8th September 2022, 04:34 AM
Replies: 1,068
Views: 21,945
Posted By dann
Man, you really enjoy the abstraction in the word...

Man, you really enjoy the abstraction in the word serve, don't you?!
And things, as well: "many jobs require people to do things that they would not do if that wasn't their job."
That is true, of...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 8th September 2022, 01:37 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,356
Posted By dann
So far, I haven't seen any chimps...

So far, I haven't seen any chimps (https://nyheder.tv2.dk/video/dXJuOnR2MjpjbXM6YnJpZ2h0Y292ZTp2aWRlbzo2MzExOTk1OTE4MTEy)! (TV2.dk, Sep 7, 2022)
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 8th September 2022, 12:28 AM
Replies: 1,068
Views: 21,945
Posted By dann
I think there are limits to how choosy even a...

I think there are limits to how choosy even a "high end call girl" (oxymoron) can be. If they work for a kind of (also 'high end') agency, it won't want to lose johns because one of their 'employees'...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 7th September 2022, 11:29 PM
Replies: 1,068
Views: 21,945
Posted By dann
Many years ago, at least 15, I think, there was a...

Many years ago, at least 15, I think, there was a thread in the JREF forum like that. Somebody had come up with a marvelous idea of the perfect brothel that would solve all the problems associated...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 7th September 2022, 10:10 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,232
Posted By dann
In spite of being syncretized with an Abrahamic...

In spite of being syncretized with an Abrahamic religion, the Catholic version of Christianity, Afro-Cuban Santería is not homophobic:




I know one very 'flamboyant', maybe even effeminate,...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 7th September 2022, 02:24 AM
Replies: 1,068
Views: 21,945
Posted By dann
Maybe...

Maybe (https://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/White_House_Plumbers) ... :)
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 7th September 2022, 02:15 AM
Replies: 1,068
Views: 21,945
Posted By dann
According to German juris prudence, it's not a...

According to German juris prudence, it's not a job like any other:


The Court of Social Affairs in Berlin agrees with a plaintiff who sued the job center. Because no one (!) can be expected to...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 6th September 2022, 02:26 AM
Replies: 1,068
Views: 21,945
Posted By dann
This post of yours is ridiculous beyond...

This post of yours is ridiculous beyond belief.[/QUOTE]


The first half of the post or the whole thing?




I can see that it was edited after you wrote your post, lionking.
Forum: USA Politics 5th September 2022, 02:57 AM
Replies: 2,544
Views: 123,421
Posted By dann
I do.

I do.
Forum: USA Politics 5th September 2022, 02:40 AM
Replies: 2,974
Views: 85,709
Posted By dann
Maybe you could do that with a bit of work, but...

Maybe you could do that with a bit of work, but Trump would have used a sharpie!
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