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Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 26th September 2022, 01:22 AM
Replies: 564
Views: 14,367
Posted By Matthew Best
When I wrote this...

When I wrote this (http://www.internationalskeptics.com/forums/showthread.php?postid=13896388#post13896388), I didn't honestly think it would be less than a month.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 25th September 2022, 09:48 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 4,384
Posted By Matthew Best
She should get together with this lady....

She should get together with this lady. (https://www.outkick.com/model-forced-to-move-seats-on-flight-after-complaints-about-her-giant-boobs/)
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 25th September 2022, 09:31 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 4,384
Posted By Matthew Best
You mean ask her, surely.

You mean ask her, surely.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 25th September 2022, 09:24 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 4,384
Posted By Matthew Best
What's the point of the stunt?

What's the point of the stunt?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 25th September 2022, 08:21 AM
Replies: 346
Views: 7,858
Posted By Matthew Best
That seems to be a story about people referring...

That seems to be a story about people referring to someone's wife as their "partner". But you said the problem was being supposed to no longer say "girlfriend" or "wife" or "mom" about your own,...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 25th September 2022, 03:32 AM
Replies: 346
Views: 7,858
Posted By Matthew Best
These days you get arrested and thrown in jail if...

These days you get arrested and thrown in jail if you say you're English, don't you?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 25th September 2022, 03:30 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,877
Posted By Matthew Best
I presume you mean C of E, as CorE doesn't mean...

I presume you mean C of E, as CorE doesn't mean anything.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 23rd September 2022, 11:23 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 3,376
Posted By Matthew Best
https://www.wsj.com/articles/every-tomboy-is-tagge...

https://www.wsj.com/articles/every-tomboy-is-tagged-transgender-transsexual-gender-dysphoria-children-hormones-clinic-terminology-expectations-11663872092?st=9ntai7jnws4xy2o&reflink=desktopwebshare_pe...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd September 2022, 02:56 AM
Replies: 564
Views: 14,367
Posted By Matthew Best
My MP wants to know how the Foreign Office...

My MP wants to know how the Foreign Office managed to spend £4,333.30 on two trips to the hairdresser.

https://twitter.com/EmilyThornberry/status/1572982460614586370

And I wonder if Liz Truss,...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 21st September 2022, 06:08 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 3,376
Posted By Matthew Best
I don't know if that's really fair on Vixen.

I don't know if that's really fair on Vixen.
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 20th September 2022, 09:00 AM
Replies: 1,176
Views: 197,515
Posted By Matthew Best
I've never heard him called that before.

I've never heard him called that before.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 20th September 2022, 12:06 AM
Replies: 1,209
Views: 19,544
Posted By Matthew Best
Er, we've had more than one Queen, you know.

Er, we've had more than one Queen, you know.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 19th September 2022, 11:53 PM
Replies: 3,440
Views: 74,598
Posted By Matthew Best
That's a fascinating article, but it seems to be...

That's a fascinating article, but it seems to be off-topic for this thread, and there is already a thread specifically set up for discussion of DSDs.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th September 2022, 05:48 AM
Replies: 3,440
Views: 74,598
Posted By Matthew Best
What? I thought transwomen are women?

What? I thought transwomen are women?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 16th September 2022, 03:49 AM
Replies: 317
Views: 4,441
Posted By Matthew Best
No, it's not. It's coercion.

No, it's not. It's coercion.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 15th September 2022, 05:27 AM
Replies: 564
Views: 14,367
Posted By Matthew Best
Link goes nowhere.

Link goes nowhere.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 15th September 2022, 02:37 AM
Replies: 1,209
Views: 19,544
Posted By Matthew Best
https://i.imgur.com/ozzlCZV.png

https://i.imgur.com/ozzlCZV.png
Forum: Trials and Errors 14th September 2022, 03:39 PM
Replies: 318
Views: 62,511
Posted By Matthew Best
Prosecution requests Syed’s conviction be vacated...

Prosecution requests Syed’s conviction be vacated and that he be released pending a new trial.

Yes, the prosecution.
...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 14th September 2022, 02:23 AM
Replies: 173
Views: 4,692
Posted By Matthew Best
I wish they'd just explain how they arrived at...

I wish they'd just explain how they arrived at ANY of their estimated figures.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 14th September 2022, 01:51 AM
Replies: 173
Views: 4,692
Posted By Matthew Best
So the saga of my electricity bill continues. I...

So the saga of my electricity bill continues. I mentioned that I was going to ignore their suggestion of increasing my monthly payment to £368. But then last week they messaged me to say that they...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 11th September 2022, 08:12 PM
Replies: 1,209
Views: 19,544
Posted By Matthew Best
I will be working as normal, I won't get an extra...

I will be working as normal, I won't get an extra day off, nor will I get paid any extra, thanks to these rules:
...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 11th September 2022, 10:58 AM
Replies: 1,209
Views: 19,544
Posted By Matthew Best
In your dreams. In other words, no I don't.

In your dreams. In other words, no I don't.
Forum: USA Politics 11th September 2022, 10:55 AM
Replies: 3,040
Views: 88,870
Posted By Matthew Best
I saw someone wearing a t-shirt today, which I...

I saw someone wearing a t-shirt today, which I have to admit I am really tempted by:

https://rainbowtclothingllc.com/product/person-woman-man-camera-prison-shirt/
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 10th September 2022, 09:49 PM
Replies: 1,209
Views: 19,544
Posted By Matthew Best
The more holidays the better as far as I am...

The more holidays the better as far as I am concerned. Not that I will probably see any benefit from it - I get nothing extra for working on a bank holiday.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 10th September 2022, 04:50 PM
Replies: 3,440
Views: 74,598
Posted By Matthew Best
That's an, er, interesting article. It just...

That's an, er, interesting article. It just asserts Rowling's transphobia without actually quoting anything she's written and demonstrating it. Why is that, do you think?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 10th September 2022, 11:36 AM
Replies: 2,307
Views: 59,783
Posted By Matthew Best
But CE assures me it's all going "as...

But CE assures me it's all going "as planned".
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 9th September 2022, 04:02 PM
Replies: 3,440
Views: 74,598
Posted By Matthew Best
Judge to consider trans charity’s appeal to strip...

Judge to consider trans charity’s appeal to strip LGB Alliance of legal status (https://www.theguardian.com/society/2022/sep/09/trans-charity-mermaids-appeal-lgb-alliance-status) [Guardian]

A...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 8th September 2022, 04:25 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,266
Posted By Matthew Best
He dead though.

He dead though.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 8th September 2022, 02:14 PM
Replies: 1,209
Views: 19,544
Posted By Matthew Best
"Rest in Power", yer Madge.

"Rest in Power", yer Madge.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 8th September 2022, 11:39 AM
Replies: 1,209
Views: 19,544
Posted By Matthew Best
Aren't they all mostly just called HMS Whatever? ...

Aren't they all mostly just called HMS Whatever? That won't need to change.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 8th September 2022, 01:41 AM
Replies: 564
Views: 14,367
Posted By Matthew Best
How long before the pound is at parity with the...

How long before the pound is at parity with the dollar, I wonder.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 8th September 2022, 01:36 AM
Replies: 2,125
Views: 48,994
Posted By Matthew Best
That's a weird way of phrasing it. You don't...

That's a weird way of phrasing it. You don't plead guilty to a sentence. Would you say he pleaded guilty to the death penalty?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 7th September 2022, 10:55 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,266
Posted By Matthew Best
Yep Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

Yep


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 7th September 2022, 06:17 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,266
Posted By Matthew Best
Today’s Mass Stabbings

Second brother also dead - from self-inflicted wounds.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 7th September 2022, 12:32 PM
Replies: 444
Views: 3,782
Posted By Matthew Best
This may help: ...

This may help:

https://i.imgur.com/td7UOOo.jpg

Source: https://writingexplained.org/moslem-vs-muslim-difference
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 7th September 2022, 09:26 AM
Replies: 3,440
Views: 74,598
Posted By Matthew Best
But what did he say about pronouns?

But what did he say about pronouns?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 7th September 2022, 09:23 AM
Replies: 3,440
Views: 74,598
Posted By Matthew Best
I don't see what this has got to do with religion...

I don't see what this has got to do with religion - what did Jesus say about pronouns?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 7th September 2022, 09:20 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,740
Posted By Matthew Best
I think I first heard the word defenestration in...

I think I first heard the word defenestration in relation to the Accidental Death of an Anarchist by Dario Fo - I saw a production of this with Alfred Molina in the lead role years ago. I'm not sure...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 7th September 2022, 08:54 AM
Replies: 1,068
Views: 22,138
Posted By Matthew Best
If by Sith Lord, you mean Spelling Nazi, then you...

If by Sith Lord, you mean Spelling Nazi, then you are correct.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 7th September 2022, 07:52 AM
Replies: 1,068
Views: 22,138
Posted By Matthew Best
You're right - coersion doesn't exist.

You're right - coersion doesn't exist.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 6th September 2022, 09:04 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,148
Posted By Matthew Best
Period dignity officer role scrapped after abuse over man's appointment

Period dignity officer role scrapped after abuse over man's appointment (https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-tayside-central-62807683)

"A group in Tayside has scrapped the role of period...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 6th September 2022, 08:36 AM
Replies: 3,440
Views: 74,598
Posted By Matthew Best
Oh dear. Here's the source for that...

Oh dear.

Here's the source for that article about her, from VPRO

https://www.vpro.nl/programmas/tegenlicht/lees/artikelen/2022/Marjolein-Schepers-.html
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st September 2022, 06:20 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 4,692
Posted By Matthew Best
Right now I'm choosing to leave my payments where...

Right now I'm choosing to leave my payments where they are, because my faith in British Gas's ability to calculate the correct amount is pretty minimal - and they don't show their work anywhere. My...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st September 2022, 05:55 PM
Replies: 3,440
Views: 74,598
Posted By Matthew Best
Please quote her - I don't believe that she wrote...

Please quote her - I don't believe that she wrote this.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st September 2022, 02:43 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 4,692
Posted By Matthew Best
This is the message I got from British Gas when I...

This is the message I got from British Gas when I logged in today (this is just for electricity, which British gas confusingly also supply):

https://i.imgur.com/tIexytH.png
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 29th August 2022, 11:37 PM
Replies: 3,599
Views: 132,846
Posted By Matthew Best
This is all as planned? You mean it was always...

This is all as planned? You mean it was always intended for this invasion to last seven months, kill thousands of people and displace millions while destroying entire cities?

What kind of...
Forum: USA Politics 29th August 2022, 04:22 PM
Replies: 2,544
Views: 123,525
Posted By Matthew Best
I loved the show, but the way the lead actor...

I loved the show, but the way the lead actor pursed his lips all the time was a bit irritating.
Forum: USA Politics 29th August 2022, 02:11 PM
Replies: 3,040
Views: 88,870
Posted By Matthew Best
Did you ever get a response to this?

Did you ever get a response to this?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 29th August 2022, 01:59 PM
Replies: 975
Views: 20,913
Posted By Matthew Best
Your application for the Turner Prize has been...

Your application for the Turner Prize has been accepted.
Forum: Trials and Errors 28th August 2022, 03:15 AM
Replies: 2,643
Views: 192,345
Posted By Matthew Best
I'm afraid I don't know.

I'm afraid I don't know.
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