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crassfool posted to the Atheist Fools board. 2:04 AM

Gabriel García Márquez RIP

He's gone. If you haven't read One Hundred Years of Solitude, and you like to read, now is a good time. How can you not read a book that begins

"Many years later, in front of the firing squad, colonel Aureliano Buendía would [more]

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crassfool replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:36 AM

Re: Oklahoma destroying freedom

Salongi says

"This discussion is about solar power, not windmills. With solar on a building's roof, the building owner is already converting DC to AC and there's no cost to the utility."
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Tue Apr 22

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crassfool replied to the Political Asylum board. 5:57 PM

Re: Oklahoma destroying freedom

Salongi says

Actually it cost money to get the transmission lines to convert AC to DC and vice versa.

So often times, as in the telecom boom/bust "the movers and shakers" want the "established" companies to
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crassfool replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 2:05 AM

Re: LBYM gift for Gran (long)

Congratulations, you are extremely fortunate in your daughter and grandchildren!

Mon Apr 21

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crassfool replied to the Political Asylum board. 2:47 PM

Re: The Bundy Syndrome

bufftrainer says

"You are getting to be funnier than Jedi."

An extremely dumb remark can be amusing, and he makes plenty, but generally trying to follow his "reasoning" is like reading a table of random
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crassfool replied to the Apple board. 1:35 AM

Re: IOS app to control Amp

TheCrusader says

Yes for the moment it is IOS only, mistake not having android support on release.

Not a mistake, really. "iOS first" is a common and successful pattern. Typically at first release you only have [more]

Sat Apr 19

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crassfool replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:51 AM

Re: The Arrogance of Atheists (and other Fundies

Salongi says

Even scientists give forces names they cannot see, or even know where it comes from, but can see its effect on other things, like gravity.

Say what?


Physicists generalize this observation under [more]

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crassfool replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:43 AM

Re: The Arrogance of Atheists (and other Fundies

Salongi says

I haven't seen nary one person put someone on the gallows for either opting out or opting in and hadn't done the prerequisites. Maybe in the middle ages, but not today.

Today, according to school-prayer [more]

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crassfool replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:27 AM

Re: The Bundy Syndrome

St. Pat says

Trè violent.

What does Trè mean?

Mon Apr 14

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crassfool replied to the Political Asylum board. 1:18 AM

Re: John Paul Stevens hates the Citizenry

WuLong says

What does well regulated mean? Essentially it means "trained and provisioned".

Thus saith the Book of NRA.

But some outcasts think it might mean "organized and controlled (i.e. [more]

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crassfool replied to the Political Asylum board. 1:14 AM

Re: John Paul Stevens hates the Citizenry

WuLong says

The Declaration of Independence states the all Men have certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. The right to Life must imply the right to preserve Life and hence the right [more]

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crassfool replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:53 AM

Re: what the Nevada standoff was about

St.Pat says

Do you still believe that every voter has to show some kind of id before voting?


Look! A squirrel!

Yes folks, St. Pat has decided to bail out of the discussion and try to change the subject. A [more]

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crassfool replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:39 AM

Re: what the Nevada standoff was about

St. Pat says

You won't be happy until the cattle, turtles, ranchers are all dead so Obama's government can harvest material to bomb people with...scoring another Nobel Peace prize at the same time. Typical Obamabot.

Don't be [more]

Sun Apr 13

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crassfool replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 12:12 AM

Re: Obamacare Colonoscopy Results

Goofyhoofy says

As with so many things, "it depends."

Exacto. I take Lipitor with no adverse effects, and quite a few other "old man pills" as I call them. I also get colonoscopies on schedule (every five [more]

Sun Apr 6

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crassfool replied to the Apple board. 6:50 PM

Re: Is this headline backwards?

Kahuna says

With OSX Apple copied UNIX which was, of course, in the Public Domain. Nothing wrong, explicitly with that!

There's nothing wrong with it, but a couple of points need correcting:

UNIX was never in the [more]

Mon Mar 31

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crassfool replied to the Political Asylum board. 3:49 PM

Re: Jimmy Carter Sits Down With Maher

St Pat says

Like Obama made Iraq his own and prolonged Iraq for two years?

No, not like that, actually. Nixon greatly expanded the scope of the war, using B-52 bombers to carpet-bomb Cambodia and Laos. This led, among other [more]

Sun Mar 30

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crassfool replied to the Political Asylum board. 6:18 PM

Re: Jimmy Carter Sits Down With Maher

St. Pat says

"Not a shot was fired" thanks to Republicans getting the US out of the war in Vietnam which the Democrats persecuted the country with for so long.

LOL. Nixon made the Vietnam War his own, and prolonged [more]

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crassfool replied to the Atheist Fools board. 3:17 PM

Re: Misused words and phrases

Ooo, peeves! I love peeves.

Here's one I haven't seen mentioned: "moreso" (sometimes "more so") for "more."

"I like chocolate moreso than vanilla."

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crassfool replied to the Political Asylum board. 2:25 PM

Re: Noah movie

BatonSinister quotes

[...]Davis A. Young, author of The Biblical Flood: A Case Study of the Church's Response to Extrabiblical Evidence, sums this up when he states:

"Given the frequency with which the Bible uses universal
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crassfool replied to the Political Asylum board. 2:08 PM

Re: Noah movie

richieds says

"But in the 1990s, geologists William Ryan and Walter Pitman gathered compelling evidence that showed a flood--if not an ark--may have occurred in the Middle East region about 7,500 years ago, PBS [more]

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