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by Alias
Tue Nov 04, 2008 2:24 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Fugues
Replies: 17
Views: 1730

Re: Fugues

define fugue
by Alias
Tue Nov 04, 2008 2:23 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: You know your tired when....
Replies: 72
Views: 4907

Re: You know your tired when....

you know you're tired when parts of your body go on strike. right now i can't feel miy legs. i think they are napping
by Alias
Tue Nov 04, 2008 2:10 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Homosexual Marriage?
Replies: 394
Views: 25406

Re: Secular Case Against Gay Marriage

Your argument is also an argument against letting gays adopt, by the way. Do you agree with that as well? clearly not. also, the studies also looked at single father households. Those children also grew up with certain dysfunctions, but they were DIFFERENT to those brought up by single mothers, ind...
by Alias
Tue Nov 04, 2008 2:02 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Homosexual Marriage?
Replies: 394
Views: 25406

Re: Secular Case Against Gay Marriage

well... that.

except that disorder is preferable to no order at all (if you pardon the poor definitions).

Ie straight parents > gay parents > homes

assuming all environs are loving and stable.
by Alias
Tue Nov 04, 2008 1:59 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Some Favorite Quotes (merged: Post-a-quote)
Replies: 467
Views: 37170

Re: Your Own Personal Quotes

i LIKE that

:)
by Alias
Tue Nov 04, 2008 1:43 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Homosexual Marriage?
Replies: 394
Views: 25406

Re: Secular Case Against Gay Marriage

i'm not sure how to phrase this; i am 100% equal rights for all people, black/white, male/female, straight/gay however men and women ARE different. After a certain age of course it doesnt matter whether the parents are straight or gay, but gender roles DO have their part to play in the bringing up o...
by Alias
Tue Nov 04, 2008 1:24 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Separation of Church and State
Replies: 149
Views: 7168

Re: Separation of Church and State

I see it as making them completly separate. There is no cause for religion to be used in policy making; it has no base in fact and thus is no source to run a country from
by Alias
Tue Nov 04, 2008 1:18 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Homosexual Marriage?
Replies: 394
Views: 25406

Re: Secular Case Against Gay Marriage

assuming that an adoptive couple would provide a loving, stable home by default (perhaps a generalisation, but run with it) a hetrosexual couple would provide a more balanced viewpoint; studies have shown that absent fathers can be linked to a rise in youth crime for instance. A child needs both mas...
by Alias
Tue Nov 04, 2008 1:14 am UTC
Forum: Fit Club
Topic: Picture of yourself with description.
Replies: 3
Views: 958

Re: Picture of yourself with description.

i havn't been to the gym in ever... i smoke, drink and eat what i want. i love my metabolism... im the perfect weight and shape for my height :) this is what i looked like last summer... nothing has changed except now i have beard http://i23.photobucket.com/albums/b384/rolandpeters/woodstock.jpg
by Alias
Tue Nov 04, 2008 1:07 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Some Favorite Quotes (merged: Post-a-quote)
Replies: 467
Views: 37170

Re: Your Own Personal Quotes

I live by the quotes (well lyrics) "Always did a favor, but never took an order" - Shelia, by Jamie T - i am very very helpful, as long as i am not forced to be "Freedom will not make you free... you only are what you belive" - Phil Ochs... im thinking of getting this tattoed on ...
by Alias
Tue Nov 04, 2008 12:59 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Obama cancels campaign events; grandma is dying
Replies: 44
Views: 3868

Re: Obama cancels campaign events; grandma is dying

apparenlty fox referred to her death as "convenient"
by Alias
Tue Nov 04, 2008 12:24 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Homosexual Marriage?
Replies: 394
Views: 25406

Re: Secular Case Against Gay Marriage

Argument vs civil union: a) Civil unions in many places are not actually equal to marriages. I get the "separate but equal" idea in my head every time I hear about civil unions. As has been stated before, in many instances a civil union can be legally treated as different from a marriage,...
by Alias
Tue Nov 04, 2008 12:01 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: South Dakota to vote on abortion ban
Replies: 61
Views: 2964

Re: South Dakota to vote on abortion ban

im a dual citezen (us and uk) and this kind of thing is going to make me move to the states for a period, simply so i can register to vote.

if south dakota were to take this move would other states follow do we think?
by Alias
Mon Nov 03, 2008 11:56 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Homosexual Marriage?
Replies: 394
Views: 25406

Re: Secular Case Against Gay Marriage

my girlfriend (an athiest) has the following opinion; who cares about "marrige" if a civil partnership is a marrige in a but name? and for this reason doesn't see the point in forcing christian objectors (or whomever) to accept gay marrige, as marrige is a religious concept, as a rule. per...
by Alias
Mon Nov 03, 2008 1:07 pm UTC
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Building first gaming rig.
Replies: 19
Views: 1747

Re: Building first gaming rig.

what os are you going to use?

remembering that the max memory that vista 32bit can accsess is around 3.5gb
by Alias
Sat Nov 01, 2008 2:37 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Buoyancy in zero gravity
Replies: 18
Views: 4324

Re: Buoyancy in zero gravity

SpitValve wrote:
wst wrote:Something like this. (Second experiment)

(looks like it'll sorta stay there, reasonably still)


That is the best use of a space station Evar.


im inclined to agree with you

until they have space station paint ball
by Alias
Wed Oct 29, 2008 1:35 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Swears, curses, oaths
Replies: 101
Views: 4743

Re: Swears, curses, oaths

"tits" has become one of my mild ones when im angry i swear normally, but if something takes me by supirse i can never get the words out; i either just looks startled and then a few seconds later say "k... what?"/"k... wtf?" or i just make a noise. sort of like a squeak...
by Alias
Wed Oct 29, 2008 1:15 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Where do my political views lie?
Replies: 61
Views: 4917

Re: Where do my political views lie?

anyone tried this http://www.politicalcompass.org/test

its fun
by Alias
Wed Oct 29, 2008 12:53 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Brand New, anyone?
Replies: 12
Views: 1119

Re: Brand New, anyone?

in our common room when i was in 6th form someone had done an amazing job of graffitting "die young and save yourself" (see Sic Transit Gloria)

it was inspirational :)

also if you like these, see alkaline trio
by Alias
Wed Oct 29, 2008 12:30 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: "There must be violence against women"
Replies: 48
Views: 3067

Re: "There must be violence against women"

i hate people so so much.
by Alias
Wed Oct 29, 2008 12:27 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I'm Thinking of a Website...
Replies: 7
Views: 683

Re: I'm Thinking of a Website...

videojug?
by Alias
Tue Oct 28, 2008 3:56 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: More Space Elevator News
Replies: 25
Views: 1622

Re: More Space Elevator News

i want one of these!

i imagine the cable would be quite thick, and thus heavy? would it be built in space and fed down or what? that alone seems... really really hard hah

this is well impressive :)
by Alias
Fri Oct 24, 2008 1:48 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Completely Weirdtacular Mouse Problems (of doom)
Replies: 14
Views: 1061

Re: Completely Weirdtacular Mouse Problems (of doom)

sounds like a wetware problem... :P
by Alias
Thu Oct 23, 2008 1:58 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: BBC Worldservice and xkcd
Replies: 7
Views: 1049

BBC Worldservice and xkcd

There was a segment on the World Service right now name checking Randall and the comic, specifically in relation to the audio preview on youtube :)

It made me feel special that they actually knew what they were talking about.

And that I already knew about it
by Alias
Tue Oct 21, 2008 8:30 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Bullet Aerodynamics
Replies: 18
Views: 3671

Re: Bullet Aerodynamics

why are you trying to build a gun?
by Alias
Tue Oct 21, 2008 6:48 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Eliminating T-Shirt Armpit Discoloration
Replies: 14
Views: 4604

Re: Eliminating T-Shirt Armpit Discoloration

the best cure is prevention. use the nivea deoderant, roll on stuff, that comes in glass bottles

**technically** its for girls but it smells neutral and doesnt stain :)
by Alias
Tue Oct 21, 2008 6:46 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Top Bear!
Replies: 170
Views: 25687

Re: Top Gear!

its very good, but dave has casued me to have seen every episode a few hundered times heh

*dave is a free re-run channel over here, has a lot of top gear
by Alias
Tue Oct 21, 2008 3:05 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: You might be a physics major if...
Replies: 540
Views: 42670

Re: You might be a physics major if...

if you read this thread and think that not only are these good indications but that taking courses so that you can make jokes referring to them is equally valid
by Alias
Tue Oct 21, 2008 2:21 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Rock music/Opera singer. Not bloody Nightwish.
Replies: 41
Views: 7304

Re: Rock Opera (Opera Rock?)

nightwish
within temptation
even evenescence heh, are all examples of what they call "symphonic metal"
by Alias
Sat Oct 11, 2008 1:18 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Sleep (or the lack thereof)
Replies: 58
Views: 2808

Re: Sleep (or the lack thereof)

my sleep patterns are messed up. if left to my own devices i revert to falling asleep around 6am and waking up around midday. this is my "natural" state for some reason. normally i sleep 5 hours a night then 12 hours after a week or so, to "catch up" i think it is causing my term...
by Alias
Fri Oct 10, 2008 9:19 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: is protesting the answer?
Replies: 9
Views: 1145

Re: is protesting the answer?

feet on the streets is very important imo. nothing can stop everyone. hell nothing can stop a few thousand people if they are united for a cause and dont get cold or scared and run away. if all that is in your power is to down tools, as it were, and take to the street then thats what you have to do....
by Alias
Fri Oct 10, 2008 2:21 am UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Portal Paradox
Replies: 137
Views: 28119

Re: Portal Paradox

it would be like terry pratchetts idea in johnny and the bomb; if you did that your atoms would be trying to occupy the same space as your other atoms and yhey whould explode

prescisly why is unclear, but it explodes.
by Alias
Thu Oct 09, 2008 1:26 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Sperm Donating
Replies: 50
Views: 2730

Re: Sperm Donating

Ultimately, it comes down to individual choice: if you want to fork out the thousands of dollars, that's your right. Though it's an admirable thing to do, there's no moral obligation to adopt. i would disagree with that. until every child has a home do we really need more? but this is not the place...
by Alias
Thu Oct 09, 2008 12:45 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Proposed 42 days detention...
Replies: 5
Views: 1203

Proposed 42 days detention...

... without charge. The UK Prime Minister is preparing to force this through against the will of many in parliment. It is an issue which upsets me greatly for the following reason: ⋅  Removing someone's civil liberties for 42 days is a very big thing, no matter what they're accused of. If ...
by Alias
Thu Oct 09, 2008 12:35 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Internets mad libs
Replies: 158
Views: 4921

Re: Internets mad libs

seriously though...
by Alias
Thu Oct 09, 2008 12:32 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Internets mad libs
Replies: 158
Views: 4921

Re: Internets mad libs

what's mad libs?
by Alias
Thu Oct 09, 2008 12:16 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Sperm Donating
Replies: 50
Views: 2730

Re: Sperm Donating

if i were to donate i wouldnt want to attach too much importance to it tbh, i'd do it for the money however, not to spark a war of hatred and shizz, but i disagree with artifical insemination on the grounds of adoption is better for everyone concerned :) also i might have fragile x in one form or an...
by Alias
Thu Oct 09, 2008 12:03 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Fora member birthdays
Replies: 753
Views: 83851

Re: Fora member birthdays

20th of september is me

it would be neat if there was one every day
by Alias
Wed Oct 08, 2008 11:36 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Instant Band Name
Replies: 70
Views: 4012

Re: Instant Band Name

Angry Beavers?

wait... no.. damn
by Alias
Wed Oct 08, 2008 11:35 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: My Hobby:
Replies: 554
Views: 88823

Re: My Hobby

My Hobby: breaking computers by mistake

apparently **grumbles, whilst looking pointedly at the pc in my room which is freezing on mup.sys. again**

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