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Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Today, 08:26 AM
Replies: 2,249
Views: 62,614
Posted By Matthew Best
Personally, I think this same thing should happen...

Personally, I think this same thing should happen every few months, because it's hilarious every time.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Today, 08:25 AM
Replies: 2,249
Views: 62,614
Posted By Matthew Best
No, someone recycled the footage from last...

No, someone recycled the footage from last October and it went viral today, for some reason.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Today, 07:47 AM
Replies: 2,249
Views: 62,614
Posted By Matthew Best
This isn't a latest episode. That footage is...

This isn't a latest episode. That footage is from October last year. Not sure why it's popped up again today.
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 08:55 AM
Replies: 697
Views: 33,902
Posted By Matthew Best
Rep Mary Miller thanks President Trump for the...

Rep Mary Miller thanks President Trump for the "historic victory for white life".

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(I don't think that the YouTube address for this is a coincidence - it ends with the letters kkk.)
Forum: Trials and Errors 25th June 2022, 10:11 AM
Replies: 813
Views: 113,543
Posted By Matthew Best
West Memphis Three denied the right to test DNA...

West Memphis Three denied the right to test DNA evidence

WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — Damien Echols and his legal team's request of a new type of DNA testing for evidence has been denied.
...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 23rd June 2022, 09:55 AM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,377
Posted By Matthew Best
Maybe you weren't talking about it, you just...

Maybe you weren't talking about it, you just mentioned it. Then I responded.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 23rd June 2022, 06:09 AM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,377
Posted By Matthew Best
Because that's what we were talking about.

Because that's what we were talking about.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 22nd June 2022, 12:20 AM
Replies: 1,361
Views: 94,342
Posted By Matthew Best
He realises he ****** up.

He realises he ****** up.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 19th June 2022, 08:29 PM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,377
Posted By Matthew Best
In what sense are those driven by extremism?

In what sense are those driven by extremism?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 19th June 2022, 04:24 PM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,377
Posted By Matthew Best
OK, but which specific type is the most dangerous?

OK, but which specific type is the most dangerous?
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 19th June 2022, 12:04 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 1,123
Posted By Matthew Best
Is there any reason to think of this as "selling...

Is there any reason to think of this as "selling stocks"? (I mean, apart from the fact that that is what Minoosh would be doing.)

Wouldn't it be easier to think of it in terms of: what should I...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 19th June 2022, 12:00 PM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,377
Posted By Matthew Best
Then what do you think is "top domestic violence...

Then what do you think is "top domestic violence extremist threat" that the US faces?

It seems like most of the shootings don't have much to do with extremism.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 19th June 2022, 11:57 AM
Replies: 806
Views: 10,044
Posted By Matthew Best
How do we know what she told them ("them" being...

How do we know what she told them ("them" being Louisiana Department of Child & Family Services)?

The Daily Mail story...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th June 2022, 04:04 PM
Replies: 806
Views: 10,044
Posted By Matthew Best
"Pedo guy" is simply heated rhetoric and not...

"Pedo guy" is simply heated rhetoric and not meant as a statement of fact. It's just slang for "creepy old guy". Ask Elon Musk.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th June 2022, 04:02 PM
Replies: 1,361
Views: 94,342
Posted By Matthew Best
New video shows that 13-year-old shot in the back...

New video shows that 13-year-old shot in the back by Chicago police had his hands raised at the time.

Police shot him at a gas station, causing severe spinal injuries, then picked him up and...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th June 2022, 03:48 PM
Replies: 639
Views: 11,502
Posted By Matthew Best
I think that's kind of what the LGB Alliance are,...

I think that's kind of what the LGB Alliance are, or at least have been accused of being.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 17th June 2022, 07:16 PM
Replies: 639
Views: 11,502
Posted By Matthew Best
"I wish people would engage properly and with an...

"I wish people would engage properly and with an open mind on this matter."

"Hey! I feel personally attacked by that statement!"
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 17th June 2022, 05:18 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,111
Posted By Matthew Best
Stop whining. I said it was a three strikes deal...

Stop whining. I said it was a three strikes deal right in the OP.

I think I'll trust the Supreme Court to say what he was sentenced for over some rando on the internet.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 17th June 2022, 05:05 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,111
Posted By Matthew Best
Yes, it was. ...

Yes, it was.



https://drive.google.com/file/d/1i3JgfXXSt7Yqz9s2XgjDo_vlbZdgWkH5/view
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 17th June 2022, 02:46 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,111
Posted By Matthew Best
No, he was found guilty of possession of...

No, he was found guilty of possession of marijuana and sentenced to life imprisonment. It's totally accurate.

If I'd wanted to do clickbait, I would have said "You won't believe what sentence...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 17th June 2022, 02:11 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,111
Posted By Matthew Best
Life sentence for marijuana possession

The Mississippi Supreme Court has confirmed a life sentence for a man convicted of marijuana possession (he had an ounce and half).

It was a "three strikes and you're out" kind of deal - his...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 16th June 2022, 04:50 PM
Replies: 806
Views: 10,044
Posted By Matthew Best
That seems wrong, too.

That seems wrong, too.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 16th June 2022, 04:12 PM
Replies: 806
Views: 10,044
Posted By Matthew Best
So all of a sudden he's opposed to 16-year-old...

So all of a sudden he's opposed to 16-year-old girls having sex?

Well, I suppose we should be glad he's matured since he was 30.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 15th June 2022, 11:49 PM
Replies: 2,249
Views: 62,614
Posted By Matthew Best
Hold up a moment - Boris Johnson had an ethics...

Hold up a moment - Boris Johnson had an ethics adviser????
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 15th June 2022, 01:37 PM
Replies: 806
Views: 10,044
Posted By Matthew Best
But what about the state where this took place? ...

But what about the state where this took place? Isn't that the only real standard we should care about, legally?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 15th June 2022, 09:29 AM
Replies: 2,249
Views: 62,614
Posted By Matthew Best
When I come to sell my own one-bedroom flat, I...

When I come to sell my own one-bedroom flat, I will make sure to point out that the value has gone up because I'm leaving.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 15th June 2022, 08:50 AM
Replies: 639
Views: 11,502
Posted By Matthew Best
I mistakenly thought you were asking for awful...

I mistakenly thought you were asking for awful neologisms like "uterus-haver".

Why the particular interest in this one term?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 15th June 2022, 08:25 AM
Replies: 639
Views: 11,502
Posted By Matthew Best
What exactly did you ask for?

What exactly did you ask for?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 15th June 2022, 04:30 AM
Replies: 2,249
Views: 62,614
Posted By Matthew Best
Hey! That's where I live! A...

Hey! That's where I live!



A one-bedroom flat for £900,000 on Cally Road?

I don't believe you.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 15th June 2022, 02:58 AM
Replies: 806
Views: 10,044
Posted By Matthew Best
That's what the link is for. He was found...

That's what the link is for.

He was found guilty of raping her in a civil court. It says so right there...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 15th June 2022, 02:40 AM
Replies: 806
Views: 10,044
Posted By Matthew Best
.... and therefore...?

.... and therefore...?
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 15th June 2022, 12:52 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 1,123
Posted By Matthew Best
This is true, but you will also have had lots of...

This is true, but you will also have had lots of expenses that you wouldn't have had as a renter. So you might buy the house for the cost of 20 years' worth of rent, but the amount you spend on the...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 15th June 2022, 12:33 AM
Replies: 806
Views: 10,044
Posted By Matthew Best
And in this case we have a man who apparently had...

And in this case we have a man who apparently had sex with a 16-year-old child being given custody of, you guessed, another 16-year-old child.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 14th June 2022, 10:06 PM
Replies: 806
Views: 10,044
Posted By Matthew Best
It's also happened to a woman before: ...

It's also happened to a woman before:

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/raped-wife-must-pay-attacker-child-maintenance-says-csa-622315.html

"A woman raped by her husband must now...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 14th June 2022, 12:47 PM
Replies: 806
Views: 10,044
Posted By Matthew Best
She filed charges seven years ago, which precedes...

She filed charges seven years ago, which precedes the award of child support.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 14th June 2022, 11:20 AM
Replies: 806
Views: 10,044
Posted By Matthew Best
The story says that as she was 16 when the baby...

The story says that as she was 16 when the baby was conceived, then the sex was illegal. I am unfamiliar with the age of consent in Louisiana - perhaps someone who is can chime in? If that's the...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 14th June 2022, 10:27 AM
Replies: 806
Views: 10,044
Posted By Matthew Best
Rape victim to pay child support to her rapist

Man, 30, rapes girl, 16, who gets pregnant and has a baby.

16 years later, man sues for custody of the child and is granted it. The mother (Abelseth) is forced to pay man's legal fees and...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 11th June 2022, 01:42 PM
Replies: 863
Views: 32,627
Posted By Matthew Best
Why would it seem appropriate?

Why would it seem appropriate?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 9th June 2022, 02:06 PM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,377
Posted By Matthew Best
https://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/35179...

https://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/3517960-multiple-victims-reported-in-mass-shooting-in-maryland-town/

Multiple victims reported in ‘mass shooting’ in Maryland town

Officials...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 9th June 2022, 12:36 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,497
Posted By Matthew Best
But it wouldn't be the bigwigs at the cinema...

But it wouldn't be the bigwigs at the cinema company taking the risk, they'd be putting their minimum-wage earning staff on the frontline and letting them take the risk.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 8th June 2022, 11:30 PM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,377
Posted By Matthew Best
Nobody needs to know all that stuff to know that...

Nobody needs to know all that stuff to know that more guns = more deaths.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 7th June 2022, 01:53 PM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,377
Posted By Matthew Best
This guy is a gun owner too: oedU2kZ5oYw

This guy is a gun owner too:

oedU2kZ5oYw
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 5th June 2022, 12:11 PM
Replies: 863
Views: 32,627
Posted By Matthew Best
So you're saying that if she hadn't written the...

So you're saying that if she hadn't written the thing that was defamatory and had written something else instead, she might not have been found guilty of writing something defamatory?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 4th June 2022, 08:30 AM
Replies: 1,198
Views: 37,480
Posted By Matthew Best
Er, no he didn't.

Er, no he didn't.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 3rd June 2022, 08:20 AM
Replies: 863
Views: 32,627
Posted By Matthew Best
Also, is there any chance you'll be right about...

Also, is there any chance you'll be right about something some time soon?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 3rd June 2022, 07:54 AM
Replies: 3,700
Views: 94,929
Posted By Matthew Best
It says this: "(D) If a participant's sex is...

It says this:

"(D) If a participant's sex is disputed, the participant shall establish the participant's sex by presenting a signed physician's statement indicating the participant's sex based...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 3rd June 2022, 07:29 AM
Replies: 3,700
Views: 94,929
Posted By Matthew Best
I think they already know. What's your point? ...

I think they already know. What's your point? Because right wingers and feminists share a viewpoint on one particular subject, one or other of them should reconsider? Why?

Should I reconsider...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 3rd June 2022, 07:15 AM
Replies: 863
Views: 32,627
Posted By Matthew Best
I think one of their presenters would like to...

I think one of their presenters would like to disagree with you about that.

https://www.lbc.co.uk/radio/presenters/nigel-farage/the-nigel-farage-show-watch-live-from-7pm/
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 3rd June 2022, 06:33 AM
Replies: 3,700
Views: 94,929
Posted By Matthew Best
On that basis I should be very much opposed to...

On that basis I should be very much opposed to punctuality on the railways.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 3rd June 2022, 06:32 AM
Replies: 863
Views: 32,627
Posted By Matthew Best
Must be a different LBC to the one I'm aware of -...

Must be a different LBC to the one I'm aware of - that one trumpets the fact that its presenters are as free to be as opinionated as they like.
...
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