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Forum: Religion and Philosophy 17th November 2022, 07:34 AM
Replies: 2,222
Views: 174,005
Posted By Hellbound
Even then it’s not really egg shaped. The egg is...

Even then it’s not really egg shaped. The egg is asymmetrical, the earth is not.


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Forum: Religion and Philosophy 17th November 2022, 07:18 AM
Replies: 2,222
Views: 174,005
Posted By Hellbound
Let me see if I can help JayUtah explain. I did...

Let me see if I can help JayUtah explain. I did a simple line drawing to show the differences between the earths shape and an egg on its side.
...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 12th November 2022, 10:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 449
Posted By Hellbound
Yeah, that sounds like a hardware failure of some...

Yeah, that sounds like a hardware failure of some sort. My guess would be a break in the wire/ribbon cable that connects the camera to the motherboard. In laptops, that’s a common failure mode for...
Forum: USA Politics 10th November 2022, 11:27 PM
Replies: 1,103
Views: 57,340
Posted By Hellbound
Chronologically, probably. Mentally,...

Chronologically, probably.

Mentally, morally, and emotionally? That's a much different question...
Forum: USA Politics 10th November 2022, 11:23 PM
Replies: 2,688
Views: 142,470
Posted By Hellbound
Am I wrong for succumbing to uncontrollable...

Am I wrong for succumbing to uncontrollable giggling as I read the judge's comments?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 8th November 2022, 09:47 PM
Replies: 1,549
Views: 48,073
Posted By Hellbound
I was tempted to ask if they were magically...

I was tempted to ask if they were magically delicious.
Forum: USA Politics 8th November 2022, 09:44 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 11,541
Posted By Hellbound
Not for our state, sadly. We went all red. ...

Not for our state, sadly. We went all red.

I mean seriously, we had a choice between an honest-to-god rocket scientist, and Trump's ex-mouthpiece for governor.

Guess which one we got?
Forum: USA Politics 8th November 2022, 08:30 PM
Replies: 1,155
Views: 39,182
Posted By Hellbound
No, no, you misunderstand. If Trump ever said...

No, no, you misunderstand. If Trump ever said anything significant it would be the first irrefutable proof of a miracle.

:D
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 3rd November 2022, 07:59 PM
Replies: 1,549
Views: 48,073
Posted By Hellbound
And then you run for President!

And then you run for President!
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 3rd November 2022, 06:29 PM
Replies: 3,155
Views: 267,391
Posted By Hellbound
"It is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and...

"It is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing."

Macbeth, Act 5, Scene 5
Forum: Computers and the Internet 1st November 2022, 04:56 PM
Replies: 1,674
Views: 101,261
Posted By Hellbound
And to figure out your licensing fees, we need to...

And to figure out your licensing fees, we need to know the type and number of CPUs in your system, the day of the week you made your purchase, the date of birth (Julian calendar) of your 2nd cousin...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 1st November 2022, 03:08 PM
Replies: 1,674
Views: 101,261
Posted By Hellbound
Wait, you haven't included the annual fee for the...

Wait, you haven't included the annual fee for the service package...
Forum: Computers and the Internet 27th October 2022, 10:56 AM
Replies: 1,674
Views: 101,261
Posted By Hellbound
Well, we use a password management tool for...

Well, we use a password management tool for elevated accounts, but it's an actual one, luckily. The passwords get chang3ed daily in most cases, and have to be checked out of the system. And we're...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 24th October 2022, 06:23 AM
Replies: 1,793
Views: 53,598
Posted By Hellbound
It's like trying to choose your prize at a State...

It's like trying to choose your prize at a State Fair midway booth when you popped one balloon. "You can get a pencil topper or a sheet of temporary tattoos."
Forum: USA Politics 21st October 2022, 07:23 PM
Replies: 952
Views: 25,947
Posted By Hellbound
I think we can skip ahead straight to the padded...

I think we can skip ahead straight to the padded room and straitjacket.
Forum: USA Politics 21st October 2022, 07:22 PM
Replies: 960
Views: 49,590
Posted By Hellbound
Well, looks like I'm going to start up a Turkey...

Well, looks like I'm going to start up a Turkey farm.
Forum: USA Politics 21st October 2022, 07:20 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,327
Posted By Hellbound
To be fair, if you can create an android capable...

To be fair, if you can create an android capable of reproduction, you can likely afford to pay upkeep on the kids :D
Forum: USA Politics 21st October 2022, 07:19 PM
Replies: 1,531
Views: 86,516
Posted By Hellbound
"The people with the fewest morals, principles,...

"The people with the fewest morals, principles, scruples, and the least sense of shame have an inherit advantage in stealing everyone else's money."
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 16th October 2022, 09:07 PM
Replies: 291
Views: 7,402
Posted By Hellbound
LOL You should do a standup routine, really...

LOL

You should do a standup routine, really :D

ETA: If I double the length of a line, it's twice as long. If I double the diameter or a circle, it's four times as large. That's all you...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 16th October 2022, 08:32 PM
Replies: 291
Views: 7,402
Posted By Hellbound
Sorry, but this is the funniest thing I've read...

Sorry, but this is the funniest thing I've read on this forum in a long time.

Inverse square laws don't have anything to do with any values carried by the individual particles. They're and...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 16th October 2022, 08:29 PM
Replies: 832
Views: 95,005
Posted By Hellbound
Have to agree with theprestige on this. It would...

Have to agree with theprestige on this. It would be unusual for a Navy ship to have anything secret on deck, and if they did, there would be precautions taken (the tarp that was mentioned as one...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 14th October 2022, 09:28 PM
Replies: 3,528
Views: 117,368
Posted By Hellbound
But if he'd just give up the lunch money, the...

But if he'd just give up the lunch money, the beatings would stop! Why doesn't anyone give up the lunch money? Don't you care about people?

/parody
Forum: USA Politics 14th October 2022, 05:19 PM
Replies: 1,531
Views: 86,516
Posted By Hellbound
Just an aside, cat litter is absorbent, and...

Just an aside, cat litter is absorbent, and useful for cleaning up all types of spills. It's often used to soak up oil and similar fluids, for example. I could see it being useful for cleaning up...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 13th October 2022, 03:47 PM
Replies: 3,528
Views: 117,368
Posted By Hellbound
Yeah, thinking on the Overton window made me...

Yeah, thinking on the Overton window made me think about how it might apply to propaganda, too.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 12th October 2022, 08:39 PM
Replies: 3,528
Views: 117,368
Posted By Hellbound
It also influences the cynics, who think everyone...

It also influences the cynics, who think everyone lies and the truth is somewhere in the middle. By swinging the "other side" so far out, it can cause some people to think the truth is still pretty...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 8th October 2022, 09:42 AM
Replies: 3,528
Views: 117,368
Posted By Hellbound
Sorry anyway, that was the wrong one. 5-34 is the...

Sorry anyway, that was the wrong one. 5-34 is the one I was thinking if, covering field operations.

It has been replaced, though. Haven’t found what replaced it yet (whether s newer version of...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 8th October 2022, 09:05 AM
Replies: 3,528
Views: 117,368
Posted By Hellbound
The Russian Invasion of Ukraine part 5

Google search for “fm 5-35”


Sent from my volcanic island lair using carrier pigeon.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 7th October 2022, 06:43 PM
Replies: 470
Views: 16,459
Posted By Hellbound
Yep. And seriously, why would you use a highly...

Yep. And seriously, why would you use a highly visible, unable to take advantage of cover or secrecy helicopter? Not only is it not the right tool for the job in terms of being noticeable, it's...
Forum: USA Politics 5th October 2022, 05:30 AM
Replies: 551
Views: 16,208
Posted By Hellbound
I first read that as “tell them he’s really in...

I first read that as “tell them he’s really in BLM and Antifa pants.” Still works :)


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Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 3rd October 2022, 12:29 PM
Replies: 3,528
Views: 117,368
Posted By Hellbound
They look like flexible, filled bladders of some...

They look like flexible, filled bladders of some sort to me, connected by tubing. I'd almost think some sort of water storage, to be honest. The US uses large, 5000 and 10000 gallon bladders to...
Forum: USA Politics 1st October 2022, 03:58 PM
Replies: 960
Views: 49,590
Posted By Hellbound
Just to add a bit, If it’s a federal student...

Just to add a bit, If it’s a federal student loan, the info (including who holds it) should be available at studentaid.gov. That’s where mine is. That’s also where you should go to apply for loan...
Forum: USA Politics 1st October 2022, 03:30 PM
Replies: 952
Views: 25,947
Posted By Hellbound
No, it’s not consistent. The ones coming in via...

No, it’s not consistent. The ones coming in via authorized ports are already covered, for the most part. But even those coming in outside ports are supposed to not be deported, according to...
Forum: USA Politics 1st October 2022, 02:29 PM
Replies: 952
Views: 25,947
Posted By Hellbound
DeSantis Martha's Vineyard Stunt

It’s a bit more complicated than that, from the research I’ve done.

The law says that they can apply for asylum/refugee status, and once that is granted (after the hearings, not when they apply)...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 29th September 2022, 09:48 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,375
Posted By Hellbound
Humans tend to be resilient. While not on the...

Humans tend to be resilient. While not on the same scale, I lived in a small town that was hit by an F3 tornado. Took out the fire department (only 1), the High school gym, most of the junior high,...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 29th September 2022, 07:23 AM
Replies: 1,617
Views: 128,860
Posted By Hellbound
*waves hands about vaguely, wiggling his fingers,...

*waves hands about vaguely, wiggling his fingers, and speaks in a ghostly voice*

“Mysterious ways…..ooooooooohhhhhhhhhhh”


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Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 28th September 2022, 03:28 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,375
Posted By Hellbound
Truth to that. It's like a flood in Iowa; 1 inch...

Truth to that. It's like a flood in Iowa; 1 inch water raise and 60% of the state is covered :)
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 28th September 2022, 10:20 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,375
Posted By Hellbound
One word. Florida.

One word.

Florida.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 28th September 2022, 10:12 AM
Replies: 3,528
Views: 117,368
Posted By Hellbound
I'm Hellbound, and I approve this message.

I'm Hellbound, and I approve this message.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 28th September 2022, 09:22 AM
Replies: 3,528
Views: 117,368
Posted By Hellbound
He's been a bullshidder for years, don't see this...

He's been a bullshidder for years, don't see this as being much of a change :D
Forum: USA Politics 28th September 2022, 09:21 AM
Replies: 952
Views: 25,947
Posted By Hellbound
If you cross the wrong street in Stanstead,...

If you cross the wrong street in Stanstead, Quebec and Derby Line, Vermont you should be charged with illegal entry and deported!

:D
Forum: USA Politics 28th September 2022, 09:01 AM
Replies: 952
Views: 25,947
Posted By Hellbound
Yeah, exactly. Definitely an area that requires...

Yeah, exactly. Definitely an area that requires clarification in law. Some people simply can't see shades of gray, much less colors that aren't on the black/white scale.
Forum: USA Politics 28th September 2022, 08:38 AM
Replies: 952
Views: 25,947
Posted By Hellbound
I am thrilled you posted this, Warp12, because it...

I am thrilled you posted this, Warp12, because it highlights the differences in our arguments.

I posted something that actually countered my initial stance, because I'm interested in the finding...
Forum: USA Politics 28th September 2022, 08:32 AM
Replies: 952
Views: 25,947
Posted By Hellbound
Well, some do. It seems like it's still a legal...

Well, some do. It seems like it's still a legal grey area that needs clarification, but there are prosecutions happening to some that are seeking refugee or asylum status. So while the law seems...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 28th September 2022, 08:25 AM
Replies: 470
Views: 16,459
Posted By Hellbound
https://c.tenor.com/ilPf7Nnj5CAAAAAC/computer-drin...

https://c.tenor.com/ilPf7Nnj5CAAAAAC/computer-drinking.gif
Forum: USA Politics 28th September 2022, 08:14 AM
Replies: 952
Views: 25,947
Posted By Hellbound
Although, to counter myself, it does seem to have...

Although, to counter myself, it does seem to have become common practice to charge asylum seekers and refugees with illegal entry, in contravention of international protocols we've agreed to. The...
Forum: USA Politics 28th September 2022, 08:11 AM
Replies: 952
Views: 25,947
Posted By Hellbound
Ah, got it. So it's "as of the date of such...

Ah, got it. So it's "as of the date of such alien's arrival into the United States" that doesn't mean what it says.
Forum: USA Politics 28th September 2022, 08:06 AM
Replies: 952
Views: 25,947
Posted By Hellbound
So, "be regarded as lawfully admitted" doesn't...

So, "be regarded as lawfully admitted" doesn't mean what it says, gotcha.
Forum: USA Politics 28th September 2022, 07:52 AM
Replies: 952
Views: 25,947
Posted By Hellbound
How about 8 USC 1159: Adjustment of status of...

How about 8 USC 1159: Adjustment of status of refugees?



ETA: That's part of the laws regarding refugee and asylee applications, and tracks pretty well with the shooting analogy. If you kill...
Forum: USA Politics 28th September 2022, 06:28 AM
Replies: 952
Views: 25,947
Posted By Hellbound
I think I have to agree with RY here. I see it...

I think I have to agree with RY here. I see it more like self-defense being an excuse for shooting someone, as an example. Yes, murder is a crime, but if you shot someone who was trying to stab...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 26th September 2022, 02:01 PM
Replies: 3,528
Views: 117,368
Posted By Hellbound
The capitalist West has corrupted them to the...

The capitalist West has corrupted them to the point they think they need these kinds of luxuries to fight!

:D
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