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Old 29th August 2021, 10:37 AM   #161
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Originally Posted by BobTheCoward View Post
Absolutely no decision point. This is solely about the entertainment I get from discussion.

Which makes it like almost every other conversation here.
Oh. Well, enjoy yourself then.
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Old 30th August 2021, 06:16 AM   #162
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Originally Posted by Sideroxylon View Post
I will assume someone has provided you with free goods or service or, colloquially, “done you a favour.” How did you feel on those occasions? Did you observe yourself to exhibit reciprocal behaviour?

You are in a desert and encounter a tortoise on its back, baking in the sun, legs flailing, but it cannot turn over without your help. Why are you not helping, Bob?
Not for the gift no. Getting a gift does not urge me to give a gift. But I'm in relationships with mutual urges to express affection with gifts.
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Old 1st September 2021, 08:52 PM   #163
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Working with the USA in the past could be hazardous to your health in an Islamic theocracy.

It is tough to go from what you gained, and then to what you will not have.

Next time we set up an army in Afghanistan, let it be all female. Men in Afghanistan army failed, do they care to the Taliban days of misogyny and stoning.
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Old 2nd September 2021, 01:45 AM   #164
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Originally Posted by beachnut View Post
Working with the USA in the past could be hazardous to your health in an Islamic theocracy.

It is tough to go from what you gained, and then to what you will not have.

Next time we set up an army in Afghanistan, let it be all female. Men in Afghanistan army failed, do they care to the Taliban days of misogyny and stoning.
Looking at the performance of the female peshmerga against ISIS in Iraq, this seems like a good idea. They killed ISIS with joy in their hearts.
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Old 5th September 2021, 11:19 AM   #165
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Mod WarningPlease stop the personalisation and other off-topic posts.
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