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Old 24th July 2020, 03:13 AM   #121
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Things seem to be going well in his household.

Kanye West accuses Kim Kardashian of 'white supremacy', tweets he's seeking divorce

Says she tried to have him involuntarily committed. Also, as far as West is concerned, he's still running for president.
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Old 24th July 2020, 06:16 AM   #122
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Originally Posted by Puppycow View Post
Things seem to be going well in his household.

Kanye West accuses Kim Kardashian of 'white supremacy', tweets he's seeking divorce

Says she tried to have him involuntarily committed. Also, as far as West is concerned, he's still running for president.
At least they are providing entertainment now instead of just being famous for being famous.
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Old 24th July 2020, 12:43 PM   #123
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Originally Posted by The Don View Post
If he is there as a spoiler candidate, could he materially affect one of the two major candidates' chances ?
Well, he could split the 'screaming moron' vote.
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Old 24th July 2020, 12:46 PM   #124
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Originally Posted by dudalb View Post
THIS.
Desperate attempt by a washed up musician to revive his career.
Look what happened when a washed up reality show star tried to revive his career.
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Old 24th July 2020, 12:56 PM   #125
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Originally Posted by Mumbles View Post
He's probably trying to talk about prison labor and the 13th amendment again. The 13th banned chattel slavery, specifically, but has a massive hole for prison labor which is why we ended up with things like vagrancy laws throughout the south in the wake on the end of reconstruction (and, incidentally, why Trump's "show me your papers" demands for Obama was so flagrantly and ignorantly racist as hell).
Perhaps, but to be honest I didn't see that level of subtlety.
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Old 24th July 2020, 01:21 PM   #126
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Originally Posted by P.J. Denyer View Post
Perhaps, but to be honest I didn't see that level of subtlety.
A lot of us...kinda think it is, since that'd be the only reason to "repeal" (we assumed he meant "replace", or "rewrite") the 13th, but people in mid-mania can have thoughts that are rather cluttered sometimes.
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Old 24th July 2020, 04:56 PM   #127
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I continue to maintain megalomania is not necessarily a character defect. Many bees think they should be the queen, or will be, but very few are right.

And it may be a character benefit evolutionarily, to the benefit of the species.

Anyway, "Guy thinks he rules the world because he's so awesome!" is kind of true...for billionaires. It's considered a defect because, you know, little guys aren't.

It's like saying you have a mental penis sex god defect because you keep getting erections every night when you only really need it to function properly a few times in your life.
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Old 24th July 2020, 05:06 PM   #128
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Originally Posted by Beerina View Post
I continue to maintain megalomania is not necessarily a character defect. Many bees think they should be the queen, or will be, but very few are right.

And it may be a character benefit evolutionarily, to the benefit of the species.

Anyway, "Guy thinks he rules the world because he's so awesome!" is kind of true...for billionaires. It's considered a defect because, you know, little guys aren't.

It's like saying you have a mental penis sex god defect because you keep getting erections every night when you only really need it to function properly a few times in your life.
Bees actually require queens to survive as a species. Humans require neither megalomaniacs nor billionaires to do so.
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Old 29th July 2020, 02:07 AM   #129
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Article about how the media is off in its coverage of West
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Old 29th July 2020, 10:47 AM   #130
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I agree. I said I thought he was in the midst of a bi-polar manic episode from the beginning. He should not have been given the media attention he was. The man is sick.
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But hey, he's had many people sign petitions to get him on the ballot!
Or one person, anyhow.
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