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by Sargon
Thu Feb 12, 2009 10:19 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Identify this logo/sticker!
Replies: 22
Views: 1847

Re: Identify this logo/sticker!

5km's over the speed limit means it takes about 20m further to stop. That is taking peoples safety away. At 10km's over the speed limit of 50km/h, you will have 17% less time to take in valuable information and react. I travel at 10km/h over the highway speed limit, of either 100 or 110, but I don'...
by Sargon
Thu Feb 12, 2009 6:21 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 249736

Re: High and low point of your day

Low - watching my math professor blatantly fail at knowing simple physics equations.

High - going to see Dan Savage speak here on campus!
by Sargon
Wed Feb 11, 2009 9:31 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9230351

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

I just wrote an emoticon in the middle of something I was writing on a piece of paper. Specifically, I wrote ":D". What the heck?
by Sargon
Wed Feb 11, 2009 7:51 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9230351

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

If I try to sleep with socks on, I become absurdly uncomfortably hot. As soon as I remove them, it feels like my body temperature goes down several degrees. So yeah, I can't sleep with them on either. Never had them cause panic though...
by Sargon
Wed Feb 11, 2009 3:26 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Roll of Stamps: Ideas?
Replies: 53
Views: 4297

Re: Roll of Stamps: Ideas?

Mail something really really heavy.
by Sargon
Mon Feb 09, 2009 8:26 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1179458

Re: What are you listening to?

Gravity Rides Everything - Modest Mouse

I'm also most definitely not listening to the Eagles music that someone down the hall is playing.
by Sargon
Mon Feb 09, 2009 7:40 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9230351

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

I have suddenly started looking around my room for places where someone could place a mic or a hidden camera. I'm not actually paranoid, I swear!
by Sargon
Mon Feb 09, 2009 7:00 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The radical idea that women are people
Replies: 3259
Views: 306006

Re: Feminism (split from 'nfessions)

Oh. I was thinking more in terms of being in a state of submission. After all, can't straight men have fetishes for being raped too? Most of the rape porn where straight men are raped depict penetration from the woman in form of a dildo/strap-on/some phallic object for sodomization. The view held i...
by Sargon
Mon Feb 09, 2009 5:52 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The radical idea that women are people
Replies: 3259
Views: 306006

Re: Feminism (split from 'nfessions)

I put male in front of the word "bottom", since "bottom" is the term gay men use to describe who is getting penetrated, not necessarily a state of dominance/submission. Unless you mean that I might be harmfully excluding women from the possible role of penetration, for which I'l...
by Sargon
Mon Feb 09, 2009 5:48 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2814303

Re: Confessions Thread - Large Hadron Confider

you know, its presence in her url doesn't automatically make it an integral part of her life. And even if it did, you dont necessarily know that she is unworthy or wrong for you because of the pot. maybe she is, but you cant know because of the 420 thing. you dont know anything about this girl! But...
by Sargon
Mon Feb 09, 2009 5:18 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The radical idea that women are people
Replies: 3259
Views: 306006

Re: Feminism (split from 'nfessions)

Lucrece wrote:Some women/male bottoms do share that fetish


While I agree with what you said, I think this bit here is problematic. It presupposes that all women are bottoms, which is very much not true. We don't want to be unintentionally reinforcing harmful stereotypical sex roles, do we?
by Sargon
Sun Feb 08, 2009 9:18 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1179458

Re: What are you listening to?

Even - Dispatch
by Sargon
Sun Feb 08, 2009 8:39 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Water in your ears ... best solution to get rid of it
Replies: 71
Views: 7412

Re: Water in your ears ... best solution to get rid of it

Rinsaikeru wrote:As a collective, our ear treatments border on the dadaist.


This is an inexplicably excellent sentence. I think I need to make a signature for it.
by Sargon
Sun Feb 08, 2009 8:18 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2814303

Re: Confessions Thread - Large Hadron Confider

Well, assuming his location is accurate, then no, he probably shouldn't feel illegal about that.
by Sargon
Sat Feb 07, 2009 4:41 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Anti-Racism
Replies: 137
Views: 8397

Re: Anti-Racism

I guess I don't really know what you mean by "anti-racist blogs;" apparently I'm not dialed into that part of the blogoparallelepiped. However, I do read Ta-Nehisi Coates' blog, and he spends a lot of time writing about race. Does that count?
by Sargon
Thu Feb 05, 2009 9:51 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3487182

Re: Woman Thread - Holds 5% more blue liquid than other brands!

I just wanted to offer a bit of male perspective on that. While what you say is possible, it's also entirely possible that he's hurting just as badly as you right now, but feels bound to keep it inside. Guys generally have been socially conditioned to try to be as stoic as they possibly can, and he...
by Sargon
Thu Feb 05, 2009 9:25 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Two-Dimensional Equations will be the death of me!
Replies: 3
Views: 671

Re: Two-Dimensional Equations will be the death of me!

So if you can't find velocity, which two-dimensional motion problems in particular can you do all day long?
by Sargon
Thu Feb 05, 2009 4:41 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Perfect Moments In Music
Replies: 396
Views: 201987

Re: Perfect Moments In Music

if that's the line where it speeds up all cool, I liked that song, and when that part happened, i was like WHOA COOL but then... it was only like 2 bars of sped up. and the rest of the song was the same as the start. and it was dull and I felt sad. cause radiohead coulda been hella cool. but they d...
by Sargon
Thu Feb 05, 2009 3:05 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Generator mystery
Replies: 8
Views: 1176

Re: Generator mystery

Ok, so the only way you can generate power without a magnet is if you've generated power before. Or you just have to defer the beginning to a smaller generator with a permanent magnet. This seemed like the common sense answer to me but for some reason I thought there was a pure way to convert motio...
by Sargon
Thu Feb 05, 2009 12:34 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Logical fallacies/douchebaggery in commercials.
Replies: 4973
Views: 752399

Re: Logical fallacies/douchebaggery in commercials.

So, I've come across new Applebee's ads on both TV and radio. They say that they asked 'us' how we like our steak. Really? You had to do that? You're a damned steakhouse. How is it you don't know how to cook a good steak without asking? Yes, we like it tender. We've been programmed by advertising t...
by Sargon
Thu Feb 05, 2009 12:05 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: The Funniest Songs
Replies: 37
Views: 3645

Re: The Funniest Songs

"Turn Around" by They Might Be Giants. Also "Indefensible". Apparently I really enjoy cheerily morbid songs.
by Sargon
Thu Feb 05, 2009 12:00 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Perfect Moments In Music
Replies: 396
Views: 201987

Re: Perfect Moments In Music

I love listening to this song because there are several "perfect moments" and it just builds continuously until it finally comes back down to the drums that drew me in initially. There There -- Radiohead 2:54 Thom Yorke's keening. 3:16 Everything gets taken up a notch, it holds me in susp...
by Sargon
Wed Feb 04, 2009 11:55 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9230351

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Pirate.Bondage wrote:So since my kitten was on my lap, I took the opportunity to get some pictures of him sitting. :P


Ohmygod kitten.

FT: The only thing I really miss about living at home (as opposed to college) is my cats.
by Sargon
Wed Feb 04, 2009 1:15 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1179458

Re: What are you listening to?

Live streaming Andrew Bird concert! (well the opener right now)
by Sargon
Tue Feb 03, 2009 9:05 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9230351

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

FT: What the fuck, why is my ear (and some of the skin on my cheek near my ear) still red and numb? It's been over 20 hours, why is it still like this? Did I pinch a nerve or something? Would that even cause this? Is this ever going to go away? What the fuck. OK, it's not really fleeting, since I've...
by Sargon
Tue Feb 03, 2009 2:15 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9230351

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

SecondTalon wrote:And you'll get arrested for yelling .. pretty much anything in a library as you're trespassing (as the librarians will have asked you to leave)


Sure, but you wouldn't get arrested for "spewing dirty words," you'd get arrested for trespassing.
by Sargon
Tue Feb 03, 2009 2:12 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9230351

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

so your saying i can walk into a library and yell anus as loud as i can and not get arrested for spewing dirty words, cus if not THEN ITS A PROFANITY I normally avoid actually engaging stupid on its own terms, but you wouldn't get arrested for walking into a library and yelling "fuck" as ...
by Sargon
Mon Feb 02, 2009 7:19 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Ranking: Best Songs Ever
Replies: 298
Views: 30194

Re: Ranking: Best Songs Ever

Add Everything In Its Right Place - Radiohead
[+] Everything In Its Right Place - Radiohead
by Sargon
Tue Jan 27, 2009 12:34 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13421
Views: 1748174

Re: Today I Learned

ACU-LP wrote:The the dampness and scalding heat wasn't a clue then?


Luthen has a very unique model of phone.
by Sargon
Mon Jan 26, 2009 10:08 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9230351

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Air guitar is fun anyway. Especially if it's really over the top. Especially at gigs. Especially when you're dressed as a fairy princess and are already getting funny looks from a heap of emo kids. It's pretty fun. I...can't say I've done that, but anything that unnerves emo kids is A-OK in my book...
by Sargon
Mon Jan 26, 2009 9:49 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9230351

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Random thought: I kind of want to learn guitar just so that I can air-guitar more effectively.
by Sargon
Mon Jan 26, 2009 9:46 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1179458

Re: What are you listening to?

Just checked. http://www.amazon.ca/Noble-Beast-Dlx-Andrew-Bird/dp/B001LTVBXE/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=music&qid=1233006110&sr=8-1 Yay! It's quite a bit cheaper than if I were to buy it from a store or from Andrew Bird's website. Too bad my parents are assholes and won't let me buy it. With ...
by Sargon
Mon Jan 26, 2009 9:32 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1179458

Re: What are you listening to?

You're So Fine by Atlas Sound (I want to buy Noble Beast on CD, because I've already pirate'd it and it's amazingly good, but I don't want to buy it online and none of the stores in my area seem to have it in stock. At all. :( ) None of them? That really sucks. Does Amazon have it? I'm A Wheel - Wi...
by Sargon
Mon Jan 26, 2009 4:35 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Fora member birthdays
Replies: 753
Views: 106694

Re: Fora member birthdays

March 7. This year, Warner Bros. is getting me a movie that will probably leave me not fully satisfied with their treatment of the source material (one day early, but close enough)!
by Sargon
Sun Jan 25, 2009 9:13 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1179458

Re: What are you listening to?

Anonanimal - Andrew Bird Have been basically listening to this album exclusively for the past few days... Andrew Bird is sooo good. Haven't heard that one, though, only Mysterious Production of Eggs . It's on Noble Beast , which came out earlier in the week. Go buy it. It's awesome. Andrew Bird and...
by Sargon
Sun Jan 25, 2009 8:49 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 9561
Views: 1179458

Re: What are you listening to?

Anonanimal - Andrew Bird

Have been basically listening to this album exclusively for the past few days...
by Sargon
Sun Jan 25, 2009 8:23 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Hypothesis as Part of the Scientific Method
Replies: 27
Views: 2213

Re: Hypothesis as Part of the Scientific Method

My intention here isn't to go anywhere with those examples really... There are other threads for that. Good, because I really don't want to go into those topics for the thousandth time. Maybe if I'm feeling more masochistic. And, sure they're testable, but not directly. Conclusions do have to be dr...
by Sargon
Sun Jan 25, 2009 8:09 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Hypothesis as Part of the Scientific Method
Replies: 27
Views: 2213

Re: Hypothesis as Part of the Scientific Method

Ah, yes I love these forums, people are so smart, I really like Aradae's example. I think the flaw in my own definition of hypothesis is what was causing me the most trouble. Would it be reasonable to say that the following statements: "Global Warming is directly attributable to human activity...
by Sargon
Sun Jan 25, 2009 7:40 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: What games are you currently playing?
Replies: 107
Views: 11176

Re: What games are you currently playing?

Mario Kart Wii
Mega Man 9 (on the Wii as well)
The World Ends With You (DS)
Medieval Total War II (PC)
But most importantly, and to the exclusion of the others until I finish it...

EARTHBOUND.

So good.
by Sargon
Sun Jan 25, 2009 7:13 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: My President is Black, Fox News Complains
Replies: 310
Views: 20423

Re: My President is Black, Fox News Complains

Why is it governments responsibility to ensure that its citzens treat each other with out racism? Why dont civilians hold civilians acountable for that? You fix that, and you fix the whole problem. There's no 'pushing back'. There's no over balance. We take care of it. Why get washington involved w...

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