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by eXS
Fri May 16, 2008 4:56 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: It all makes sense now.
Replies: 27
Views: 2794

Re: It all makes sense now.

G mess: Get back into the back of my head, enough foolin around now.
by eXS
Sun May 11, 2008 5:58 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Home-made T-shirts
Replies: 17
Views: 2000

Re: Home-made T-shirts

I have a T-shirt with a black and white portrait of Layne Staley that i made old school, with a sponge, textile color and a picture cut out from cardboard. Am gonna make more t-shirts this summer as well, have a lot of good ideas. Also learning screen printing.
by eXS
Sat May 10, 2008 6:42 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Just joined a union.
Replies: 78
Views: 7474

Re: Just joined a union.

I am from non-US. I am in a socialist/leftist/worker class union. I will join a syndicalist union when time is right. No oaths luckily, but the envelopes they send me papers in are marked "Strong together." in red and black. Gives me a nice feeling in the stomach every time i get one. Comm...
by eXS
Sat May 10, 2008 11:06 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Who Goes to UB?
Replies: 13
Views: 1500

Re: Who Goes to UB?

socynicalsohip wrote:
eXS wrote:by UB, do you mean Ulan Bataar?


That was my first thought!

Its a real nice city in some ways.
by eXS
Thu May 08, 2008 9:25 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Who Goes to UB?
Replies: 13
Views: 1500

Re: Who Goes to UB?

by UB, do you mean Ulan Bataar?
by eXS
Thu Apr 10, 2008 8:57 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Psp owners unite!
Replies: 20
Views: 2238

Re: Psp owners unite!

ah, the psp is fun. I use mine mostly for music, lumines and ridge racer 2 and need for speed. Perhaps when i get home (about a month left yay) ill use the wifi on the university grounds. if i cant get a macbook by then that is. How can i see what software version i am using and if it is hacked? I h...
by eXS
Wed Apr 02, 2008 1:31 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: de-evolution of the internet?
Replies: 36
Views: 2742

Re: de-evolution of the internet?

Web 2.0 is hideous. But 1.0 is still out there, so its more the creation of a new species of internet than a devolution. Is devolution even possible?
by eXS
Fri Mar 28, 2008 2:26 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9221165

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

When i saw otters irl today i thought of xkcd.
by eXS
Sat Mar 22, 2008 12:00 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Japan spreads culture with Giant Future Robot Cat
Replies: 23
Views: 2176

Re: Japan spreads culture with Giant Future Robot Cat

Im visiting Japan in a few months. Maybe i will be able to meet this blue robot cat, he seems interesting.
by eXS
Wed Mar 19, 2008 3:12 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9221165

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

The earth will be ruled by apes of course.
by eXS
Mon Mar 17, 2008 9:50 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2811758

Re: Confessional Thread - Now with a newt idol!

Confession: I just made a really long post in a thread in the School forum, without editing it. This post is short as a form of atonement. EDIT: Oh, fuggler, i was thinking of another thread and another poster, thats what i get for not reading huh :P Obsolete: Confession: i just posted in that thre...
by eXS
Mon Mar 17, 2008 9:44 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Improving the educational system
Replies: 174
Views: 14943

Re: Improving the educational system

I am convinced that teaching can only be done right through passion, never as a hunt for profit. The market is a cold tundra, no place to build schools in. It is the same reason that a parents home cooked meal is better than your random pizza hut/mc donalds. It is made out of love for children, not...
by eXS
Mon Mar 17, 2008 9:33 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: No sane and rational person
Replies: 88
Views: 8437

Re: No sane and rational person

I'm not sure about sanity and rationality, these are usually traits of pretty evil men (and politicians too) But no man that claims to be against war and the killing of others can join the army. Armies are a prerequisite of wars and therefor ultimately evil and wrong. Also the American view on the a...
by eXS
Sun Mar 16, 2008 8:01 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2811758

Re: Confessional Thread - Now with a newt idol!

confession: i'm singing right now and i'm starting to sound like a combination of billy bragg, kurt cobain, and paul weller, only higher and girlier because i am a girl. tis mildly frightening. i better start listening to norah jones or somebody with a pretty voice. of course what i'm singing along...
by eXS
Thu Mar 13, 2008 7:43 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Improving the educational system
Replies: 174
Views: 14943

Re: Improving the educational system

I am convinced that teaching can only be done right through passion, never as a hunt for profit. The market is a cold tundra, no place to build schools in. It is the same reason that a parents home cooked meal is better than your random pizza hut/mc donalds. It is made out of love for children, not ...
by eXS
Wed Mar 12, 2008 3:19 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Improving the educational system
Replies: 174
Views: 14943

Re: Improving the educational system

Mr. Freeman wrote:List of good points


I agree with everything.

To people saying that students/parents should pay for their own school, why do you think that rich and spoiled kids deserve a better education than others?
by eXS
Tue Mar 11, 2008 11:07 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Improving the educational system
Replies: 174
Views: 14943

Re: Improving the educational system

The problem is there's no competition. Abolish the public school system and let the market take care of it. Uppa! Couldn't the problem be solved the exact other way around also? My opinion is that the school system today is too grade and test dependent. Focus must be lifted off of statistics and on...
by eXS
Tue Mar 11, 2008 10:57 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: The Seven Sins, now featuring Sins #8-14!
Replies: 45
Views: 5531

Re: The Seven Sins, now featuring Sins #8-14!

The church has a bitch ass pile of gold, they feed (historically at least) from the poor and so on. Still some of their sins are quite sensible. :S
by eXS
Tue Mar 11, 2008 10:40 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: My Funeral
Replies: 119
Views: 11609

Re: Make your own funeral plans

They would play Down in a hole by Alice in Chains.
by eXS
Tue Mar 11, 2008 10:04 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Yes, I believe in determinism.
Replies: 170
Views: 13047

Re: Yes, I believe in determinism.

But on a grander scale, aren't we all forced by something or someone* to react in certain patterns? (this sounds like i don't believe in free will, i haven't made up my mind yet.) As in societal constraints and so on? Or in the atomic-chain-reaction sense that has been largely discussed here? If yo...
by eXS
Mon Mar 10, 2008 5:44 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2811758

Re: Confessional Thread - Now with a new title!

[Begin Message to alien mother ship] I have successfully infiltrated the emotional defense shield. The Tarq-savior shall be set off tomorrow, at the arranged time, I only await your coded signal. [End Message] This reminds me of that old larson comic, where one alien asks the other: "What happ...
by eXS
Mon Mar 10, 2008 5:40 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Yes, I believe in determinism.
Replies: 170
Views: 13047

Re: Yes, I believe in determinism.

you pressing those keys is like someone hitting that point on your knee that makes you kick...or to put it more simply, them grabbing your arm and physically moving it. It's not a decision made by you, it's a forced action by another entity. <^> I see what you mean there. But on a grander scale, ar...
by eXS
Sat Mar 08, 2008 4:29 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Yes, I believe in determinism.
Replies: 170
Views: 13047

Re: Yes, I believe in determinism.

It can only 'learn' within the constraints of its original programming... Just like the human brain? We cannot learn to fly by waving our arms because of our "original programming" but we can learn to build an aeroplane because it lies within the constraints you mention. You could say tha...
by eXS
Fri Feb 29, 2008 8:25 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2811758

Re: Confessional Thread - Can't Please the Cheese

Confession: I need to get to know some really good hackers. I just can't find any in real life! Where can I find such people? :oops: uhm, there was recently a pretty big hacking of the Swedish special polices e-mail accounts (and a lot of other Swedish companies as well) by a group called Vuxna For...
by eXS
Fri Feb 29, 2008 8:19 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2811758

Re: Confessional Thread - Can't Please the Cheese

I want to say something clever about the skin color discussion... but its hard... my opinion is that its good that different people prefer different looks, and there is NOTHING racist about having preferences or certain attributes that one finds attractive. Now stop being silly. Racism is about prej...
by eXS
Thu Feb 28, 2008 12:35 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2811758

Re: Confessional Thread - Now with 12% Less Coercion!

Confession: I think that Fallout 2 is the sole reason behind why I wouldn't mind living in a post-apocalyptic world... yeah, and fallout 1, and stalker, and stalker the movie, and mad max, and waterworld and mutant (the rpg) and 28 days later (questionable) well the list goes on... I love post apoc...
by eXS
Thu Feb 14, 2008 3:33 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Found your own commune!
Replies: 60
Views: 4854

Re: Found your own commune!

OF COURSE TEH INTERNETS. Perhaps this would be an interesting Link Quote from that article: I plug the Autonet into the cigarette lighter and within seconds (seconds, not minutes) my PC picks up a full WiFi signal. In a blink I’m checking gmail, and not long after that I download directions to my h...
by eXS
Wed Feb 13, 2008 3:20 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Found your own commune!
Replies: 60
Views: 4854

Re: Found your own commune!

eXS, I'm saying you'd need immortality and mind control because there is no way in hell future subjects or leaders that come after you are going to keep the status quo for the required 200,000 years of evolution (at minimum). It just won't happen. Societies sometimes last a very long time, but you'...
by eXS
Wed Feb 13, 2008 12:57 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Found your own commune!
Replies: 60
Views: 4854

Re: Found your own commune!

tl;dr (may take a closer look later) but from the non-spoilered part of your post it looks like you're enforcing anarchy. I can't see this working out - how many people do you think are capable of truly letting anyone else do whatever they want? What about children? Should they be allowed to do wha...
by eXS
Tue Feb 12, 2008 12:30 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Found your own commune!
Replies: 60
Views: 4854

Re: Found your own commune!

Unless it decided that by criticizing it they were impinging on other people's freedom (perhaps by influencing them?). Oh, lets define freedom. Its the ability to do whatever you want to, for instance listen to the critic or choosing to walk away and not hear him out. If you choose to listen, no on...
by eXS
Mon Feb 11, 2008 12:43 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Please Please Please Pleeeeeeease...(Crashing Spy Satellite)
Replies: 30
Views: 3036

Re: Please Please Please Pleeeeeeease...(Crashing Spy Satellite)

Sissi wrote:I'm hoping it falls onto somebody corrupt in the government. Or imagine all the rage if it landed on the Pentagon.


I hope it doesnt land on the pentagon. Some small middle eastern country would probably have to pay :(
by eXS
Mon Feb 11, 2008 12:36 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Confessional Shed - I'll keep a look-out
Replies: 38049
Views: 2811758

Re: Confessional Thread - Confess like it's Glastonbury.

I figured out who it was I was imagining! Its Elena from Streetfighter III, and I imagined her as a prostitute my character was about to solicite, i suppose i have thing for thiges.... (Managed to depict her and then i recognised her, i seem to have shortend he hair and added long braids with rings...
by eXS
Mon Feb 11, 2008 12:33 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Found your own commune!
Replies: 60
Views: 4854

Re: Found your own commune!

The computer is infallible. And yes, its my idea of something as subjective as "paradise".

If you think about it its the most free society that can ever be formed, because man wants to control man and must be forced not to do it.

There would be no property. which is win.
by eXS
Mon Feb 11, 2008 12:07 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Found your own commune!
Replies: 60
Views: 4854

Re: Found your own commune!

We would be the Technocratic Noble Savages. Anyone with a similar mindset would be able to join, if the community has room (no more than 10 individuals). Something like the good guys in a post apocalyptic novel. It would be like a dream. Also if i had to fit in more people i have another idea. We de...
by eXS
Sun Feb 10, 2008 5:02 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Text size is text size
Replies: 30
Views: 3117

Re: Text size is text size

This happens to me also, in a lot of different internet cafes... Usually i have to set text size to "goddamn small" so nothing is readable except the xkcd forum....

nothing is readable

except the xkcd forum

Maybe its just an ordinary conspiracy
by eXS
Thu Jan 31, 2008 12:51 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Beliefs That You Cannot Prove
Replies: 123
Views: 9526

Re: Beliefs That You Cannot Prove

Im a naturalist, hardcore science believer. I silently think that anyone who believes in god is a bit stupid. Im not proud of this.

Furthermore I believe that everyone lives the same life with the same pains and pleasures as everyone else. We just dont tell because we want to be unique.
by eXS
Mon Jan 21, 2008 12:35 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: High and low point of your day
Replies: 3315
Views: 249529

Re: High and low point of your day

High: I started my padi open water course today (diving)

Low: I went swimming with my cellphone and it broke very much. I lost alot of numbers that i thought where on the sim card but werent.
by eXS
Sun Jan 20, 2008 12:04 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90216
Views: 9221165

Re: Fleeting/Random Thoughts

Z.A.K wrote:RT: All rules have an exception, except the rule of exceptions.


oh but it also has exceptions, for instance, there are not exceptions in the rules for chess.
by eXS
Sat Jan 19, 2008 5:16 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: What you don't understand
Replies: 240
Views: 21299

Re: What you don't understand

Hmm, I did not read the last pages discussion about wellfare, partly because of tl;dr but mostly because i was grossly offended by some posts. I spent a year working with students with extra needs, and my salary was payed by the government. These extra needs students where diagnosed with things like...
by eXS
Wed Jan 16, 2008 1:54 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Corrupt-a-wish
Replies: 26079
Views: 2477095

Re: Corrupt-a-wish

Zohar wrote:Granted, but you keep bumping into people.

I wish I was better understood and had a better understanding of others.


Granted, but neither you or the others like what they are seeing.

I wish i had a glass of rum.

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