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Forum: Social Issues & Current Events Yesterday, 02:27 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 1,676
Posted By Mojo
Race is a social construct.

Race is a social construct.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events Yesterday, 02:24 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 1,676
Posted By Mojo
Someone pretending to be something that they...

Someone pretending to be something that they actually are would be fiendishly sneaky, though.



Sellar, W. C. and Yeatman, R. J. (1930). 1066 And All That. London: Methuen & Co. Ltd
Forum: Religion and Philosophy Yesterday, 08:48 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 7,329
Posted By Mojo
It clearly doesn’t:

It clearly doesn’t:
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 07:27 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 3,829
Posted By Mojo
That’s from over a week ago, and doesn’t support...

That’s from over a week ago, and doesn’t support your claim.

Do you have a source saying that the coup happened?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 06:51 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 3,829
Posted By Mojo
Perhaps they will include a car with the number...

Perhaps they will include a car with the number plate “LMW 691F”.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 06:49 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 3,829
Posted By Mojo
[citation needed]

[citation needed]
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st October 2022, 12:19 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 1,676
Posted By Mojo
As I said, I don’t think people doing it out of...

As I said, I don’t think people doing it out of necessity are on topic for the thread.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st October 2022, 12:18 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 1,676
Posted By Mojo
I knew a guy who was born in Kensington (The...

I knew a guy who was born in Kensington (The Boltons, to be precise) who had certainly practiced his accent. Scots ancestry, but born, grew up, and was educated in London.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 1st October 2022, 10:46 AM
Replies: 787
Views: 58,827
Posted By Mojo
Sir Terence Pratchett explained it much better:

Sir Terence Pratchett explained it much better:
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st October 2022, 10:32 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 1,676
Posted By Mojo
I could mention any number of musicians who found...

I could mention any number of musicians who found it necessary to ‘identify’ as being of a different race in order to get around the appalling situation in which people of apparently different races...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st October 2022, 10:24 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 1,676
Posted By Mojo
A mercenary?

A mercenary?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 1st October 2022, 10:14 AM
Replies: 602
Views: 16,393
Posted By Mojo
Plus ca change… ...

Plus ca change…

https://www.private-eye.co.uk/covers/cover-1273
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 1st October 2022, 10:11 AM
Replies: 602
Views: 16,393
Posted By Mojo
Oh Christ: ...

Oh Christ:

https://www.theguardian.com/politics/live/2022/oct/01/kwasi-kwarteng-liz-truss-uk-economy-politics-latest-news

We’re ******.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 1st October 2022, 07:11 AM
Replies: 1,833
Views: 158,283
Posted By Mojo
:dl:

:dl:
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 30th September 2022, 06:09 AM
Replies: 574
Views: 12,900
Posted By Mojo
Stoats and weasels are weasily distinguished...

Stoats and weasels are weasily distinguished because they are stotally different.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 30th September 2022, 01:16 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 7,329
Posted By Mojo
It’s fiction. You might as well be asking who...

It’s fiction. You might as well be asking who killed the chauffeur in The Big Sleep.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 30th September 2022, 01:07 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 7,329
Posted By Mojo
Why did your god create such undeserving people?...

Why did your god create such undeserving people? Was he having a bad day? A ‘Friday afternoon job’?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 30th September 2022, 12:02 AM
Replies: 602
Views: 16,393
Posted By Mojo
As Glenda Slagg might say, Kwasi name, Kwasi guy.

As Glenda Slagg might say, Kwasi name, Kwasi guy.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 29th September 2022, 11:57 AM
Replies: 602
Views: 16,393
Posted By Mojo
Are you sure it wasn’t Philomena Cunk?

Are you sure it wasn’t Philomena Cunk?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 29th September 2022, 02:07 AM
Replies: 602
Views: 16,393
Posted By Mojo
Remember when mass unemployment was described as...

Remember when mass unemployment was described as “a price worth paying” for lower inflation?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 28th September 2022, 02:07 PM
Replies: 602
Views: 16,393
Posted By Mojo
Depends on whether it’s East or Heathway.

Depends on whether it’s East or Heathway.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 27th September 2022, 05:18 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 7,329
Posted By Mojo
Have we managed to get beyond “god knows...

Have we managed to get beyond “god knows everything we will do and has given us free will” yet?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 27th September 2022, 12:21 AM
Replies: 602
Views: 16,393
Posted By Mojo
That’s 3 or 4 stops past.

That’s 3 or 4 stops past.
Forum: USA Politics 26th September 2022, 02:25 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,248
Posted By Mojo
Does it count as a strawman if somebody is...

Does it count as a strawman if somebody is misrepresenting their own argument?
Forum: USA Politics 26th September 2022, 02:17 PM
Replies: 302
Views: 6,411
Posted By Mojo
None of them were carrying nazi flags or...

None of them were carrying nazi flags or insignia, were they? You have to be aware that someone else’s Overton window is not necessarily in the same place as yours.
Forum: USA Politics 26th September 2022, 02:04 PM
Replies: 877
Views: 18,080
Posted By Mojo
Or just that he should be?

Or just that he should be?
Forum: USA Politics 26th September 2022, 12:29 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,248
Posted By Mojo
Perhaps that bit of it is unconstitutional.

Perhaps that bit of it is unconstitutional.
Forum: USA Politics 25th September 2022, 03:04 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,248
Posted By Mojo
The problem with this idea is that illegal...

The problem with this idea is that illegal immigrants are, well, illegal. They aren’t going to report in saying, “hey, I’m illegal, where are you going to send me?”

There are all sorts of illegal...
Forum: USA Politics 25th September 2022, 06:59 AM
Replies: 877
Views: 18,080
Posted By Mojo
It seems to be a right wing position that certain...

It seems to be a right wing position that certain types of country are terrible places where people are cruelly oppressed, but perfectly OK to send people back to.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 25th September 2022, 04:21 AM
Replies: 1,833
Views: 158,283
Posted By Mojo
Exactly. People invent gods to comfort...

Exactly. People invent gods to comfort themselves, or because they want an unquestionable source of authority.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 25th September 2022, 12:28 AM
Replies: 1,833
Views: 158,283
Posted By Mojo
So that the people who invented the god can be...

So that the people who invented the god can be venerated.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 24th September 2022, 07:14 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 8,825
Posted By Mojo
Days.

Days.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 23rd September 2022, 02:19 PM
Replies: 1,833
Views: 158,283
Posted By Mojo
No it isn’t.

No it isn’t.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd September 2022, 09:20 AM
Replies: 602
Views: 16,393
Posted By Mojo
;)

;)
Forum: USA Politics 22nd September 2022, 11:55 PM
Replies: 302
Views: 6,411
Posted By Mojo
The basic premise of the thread is “Whatabout...

The basic premise of the thread is “Whatabout Leftists”.
Forum: USA Politics 22nd September 2022, 03:03 PM
Replies: 877
Views: 18,080
Posted By Mojo
It looks like the sort of thing I can imagine him...

It looks like the sort of thing I can imagine him doing.


https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2022/sep/20/marthas-vineyard-immigration-lawsuit-ron-desantis-florida
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 22nd September 2022, 11:27 AM
Replies: 602
Views: 16,393
Posted By Mojo
Compared with Boris’s, pretty much any leadership...

Compared with Boris’s, pretty much any leadership looks inspirational.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 22nd September 2022, 07:44 AM
Replies: 787
Views: 58,827
Posted By Mojo
:eye-poppi

:eye-poppi
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 22nd September 2022, 07:37 AM
Replies: 1,263
Views: 21,146
Posted By Mojo
I’ve seen a guy busking in London doing much the...

I’ve seen a guy busking in London doing much the same, but with a tuba.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 21st September 2022, 11:28 AM
Replies: 602
Views: 16,393
Posted By Mojo
Dunno about the rest, but that seems to have been...

Dunno about the rest, but that seems to have been the plan for quite some time.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 21st September 2022, 11:24 AM
Replies: 1,833
Views: 158,283
Posted By Mojo
Only if you are willing to lie.

Only if you are willing to lie.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 20th September 2022, 04:41 AM
Replies: 1,833
Views: 158,283
Posted By Mojo
Can you define the beliefs of atheists in way...

Can you define the beliefs of atheists in way that justifies that statement?




Which one?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 20th September 2022, 01:04 AM
Replies: 1,263
Views: 21,146
Posted By Mojo
Or pneumonia.

Or pneumonia.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 19th September 2022, 06:04 AM
Replies: 1,263
Views: 21,146
Posted By Mojo
I hear a lot of hotels are packed with police...

I hear a lot of hotels are packed with police brought in from outside London.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 19th September 2022, 06:01 AM
Replies: 1,263
Views: 21,146
Posted By Mojo
I think she died of a Thursday.

I think she died of a Thursday.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 19th September 2022, 05:10 AM
Replies: 1,263
Views: 21,146
Posted By Mojo
This must be costing a fortune. I hope she had...

This must be costing a fortune. I hope she had funeral insurance.
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 19th September 2022, 01:37 AM
Replies: 559
Views: 61,429
Posted By Mojo
Does “zoned commercial” mean that he is engaging...

Does “zoned commercial” mean that he is engaging in commerce?
Forum: USA Politics 17th September 2022, 07:49 AM
Replies: 877
Views: 18,080
Posted By Mojo
“Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled...

“Give me your tired, your poor,
Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free,
The wretched refuse of your teeming shore.”
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 13th September 2022, 04:58 AM
Replies: 1,263
Views: 21,146
Posted By Mojo
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/picture/...

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/picture/2022/sep/12/ben-jennings-on-king-charles-iii-and-political-impartiality-cartoon
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 13th September 2022, 01:41 AM
Replies: 225
Views: 8,825
Posted By Mojo
Who do you think writes it?

Who do you think writes it?
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