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by Griffmo
Mon Apr 05, 2010 9:31 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Leaked video: US army MURDERS innocent civs in Iraq
Replies: 141
Views: 17304

Re: Leaked video: US army MURDERS innocent civs in Iraq

I think it's shocking how many of you are appalled by the way the soldiers deal with the slayings. I mean think about it: What's the one way people use to distance themselves from atrocious events? Laughing about it. They're shooting living human beings, of course they're probably deeply disturbed, ...
by Griffmo
Thu Mar 25, 2010 12:43 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Possible new human lived near Neanderthals in Siberia
Replies: 3
Views: 822

Re: Possible new mon-keigh lived near Neanderthals in Siberi

I studied the title for a full 4 minutes trying to figure out what it meant. Damn wordfilter.
by Griffmo
Tue Mar 23, 2010 11:20 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: James Randi comes out
Replies: 68
Views: 6135

Re: James Randi comes out

I can't tell if everyone is actually using the word "Sparkling" or if the wordfilter is changing it from G.A.Y.

Lets test: Gay

edit: Yep, it's the filter.
by Griffmo
Tue Mar 16, 2010 9:00 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Ben Folds/Ben Folds Five
Replies: 8
Views: 1694

Re: Ben Folds/Ben Folds Five

I like the stuff off the first album the best, but it's all great. Come on, there has to be more people who loves Punk Rock for Sissies!
by Griffmo
Mon Mar 15, 2010 11:32 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Ben Folds/Ben Folds Five
Replies: 8
Views: 1694

Ben Folds/Ben Folds Five

Dear god I love Ben Folds. I'm playing the original Album right now, "Underground" to be exact.

All things related to Ben Folds/Ben Folds Five goes here.
by Griffmo
Mon Mar 15, 2010 10:32 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Conservapedia - Most Accurate Shite On The Web*
Replies: 342
Views: 55045

Re: Conservapedia - Most Accurate Site On The Web*

I'm on there a lot and I've finally realized why: It's one of the only places where you can shout out the most vile, profane, awful things you can imagine and not have anyone yell or judge you, but laugh with you. You could be laughing with your brother from across the room and you wouldn't even kno...
by Griffmo
Mon Mar 15, 2010 10:18 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Conservapedia - Most Accurate Shite On The Web*
Replies: 342
Views: 55045

Re: Conservapedia - Most Accurate Site On The Web*

/b/, despite it's profuse racism and sexism, is mostly populated by 20 something white males who are not prejudiced or racist in real life. It's all lingo, their form of speaking to each other. You know how XKCD Forums are populated by bright, too smart for their own good, youth? /b/ is that without...
by Griffmo
Sun Mar 14, 2010 12:45 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Conservapedia - Most Accurate Shite On The Web*
Replies: 342
Views: 55045

Conservapedia - Most Accurate Shite On The Web*

*Not really. I couldn't find another thread so I figured I'd point you in the direction of Conservapedia!. If this is in the wrong place feel free to move it. http://www.conservapedia.com/Main_Page Liberal: A liberal (also leftist) is someone who rejects logical and biblical standards, often for sel...
by Griffmo
Sat Mar 13, 2010 5:45 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Texas Conservatives Change Curriculum - Warp Innocent Minds
Replies: 97
Views: 8197

Re: Texas Conservatives Change Curriculum - Warp Innocent Mi

You see, it seems like your implying that I have the capacity for rational thought and logic at this hour. I wish.
by Griffmo
Sat Mar 13, 2010 5:36 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Texas Conservatives Change Curriculum - Warp Innocent Minds
Replies: 97
Views: 8197

Re: Texas Conservatives Change Curriculum - Warp Innocent Mi

I understand that, but I didn't feel like going through the constitution right now at 12:30 AM so I figured posting some quotes demonstrating the founding fathers views on religion would be good enough for now.
by Griffmo
Sat Mar 13, 2010 5:24 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Texas Conservatives Change Curriculum - Warp Innocent Minds
Replies: 97
Views: 8197

Re: Texas Conservatives Change Curriculum - Warp Innocent Mi

“I reject the notion by the left of a constitutional separation of church and state,” said David Bradley, a conservative from Beaumont who works in real estate. “I have $1,000 for the charity of your choice if you can find it in the Constitution.” "The government of the United States is not in...
by Griffmo
Sat Mar 13, 2010 5:11 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Texas Conservatives Change Curriculum - Warp Innocent Minds
Replies: 97
Views: 8197

Texas Conservatives Change Curriculum - Warp Innocent Minds

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/03/13/education/13texas.html?scp=1&sq=Texas%20Approves%20Curriculum%20Revised%20by%20Conservatives&st=cse Texas Conservatives Win Curriculum Change By JAMES C. McKINLEY Jr. AUSTIN, Tex. — After three days of turbulent meetings, the Texas Board of Education on Frid...
by Griffmo
Fri Mar 05, 2010 1:25 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Burn Notice
Replies: 70
Views: 30943

Re: Burn Notice

Season Finale tonight. Who's with me bitches?
by Griffmo
Thu Mar 04, 2010 12:00 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Bibles for Porn on college campus
Replies: 208
Views: 17707

Re: Bibles for Porn on college campus

This is why Atheism is commonly synonymous with "Smartass douchebag." Seriously.
by Griffmo
Sat Feb 27, 2010 3:44 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Burn Notice
Replies: 70
Views: 30943

Re: Burn Notice

Poor Gilroy. He was my favorite :(
by Griffmo
Mon Feb 22, 2010 12:30 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Secret copyright treaty leaks. It's bad. Very bad.
Replies: 152
Views: 24033

ACTA Internet Chapter Leaked - It's not pretty...

http://www.boingboing.net/2010/02/21/acta-internet-enforc.html Someone has uploaded a PDF to a Google Group that is claimed to be the proposal for Internet copyright enforcement that the USA has put forward for ACTA, the secret copyright treaty whose seventh round of negotiations just concluded in G...
by Griffmo
Sat Feb 20, 2010 7:09 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: South Carolina Lawmaker Seeks to Ban Federal Currency
Replies: 57
Views: 4938

Re: South Carolina Lawmaker Seeks to Ban Federal Currency

As retarded as the motivations behind this are, the huge gaps of logic here are remarkable. Lets say you're walking down the street. You have a 5 dollar bill. You go into a shop and buy a Soda for 2.50. They give you your change and you leave. Lets try this with gold: Lets say a gold piece is worth ...
by Griffmo
Thu Feb 11, 2010 2:55 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Airbender and Korra - Shyamalan's Masterpiece Animated
Replies: 1713
Views: 374664

Re: Avatar: The Last Airbender

Aang was dead THE WHOLE TIME!
by Griffmo
Thu Feb 11, 2010 2:29 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Airbender and Korra - Shyamalan's Masterpiece Animated
Replies: 1713
Views: 374664

Re: Avatar: The Last Airbender

Just saw the new Avatar trailer! I really hope the good guys will beat those evil dark skinned people, er, Firebenders!
by Griffmo
Mon Feb 08, 2010 3:39 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Not Going To College
Replies: 20
Views: 3509

Not Going To College

Alright, lemme give you a little background. My name is Griffin, I'm 15 years old and a High School freshman. I've always been a bit different, I've never really fit in with people my own age and for much of middle school was depressed. My reading and writing level is currently placed at about a col...
by Griffmo
Mon Feb 08, 2010 2:57 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Are you Ready for some "Football"!!! NFL Discussion
Replies: 804
Views: 168890

Re: Are you Ready for some Football!!! NFL Discussion

Hahaha, Saints FTW. I'm so happy right now, I wish I was in New Orleans so I could party it up.
by Griffmo
Sun Feb 07, 2010 3:15 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Ichi The Killer
Replies: 3
Views: 1256

Ichi The Killer

I just re-watched it and I completely forgot how much I love this movie. This is probably my favorite Miike film, and one of my favorites of all time. It's absolutely incredible the energy of this film, it never seems to slow down. As someone else put it, it's "Miike on Speed" and I couldn...
by Griffmo
Thu Feb 04, 2010 4:35 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Aliens Vs. Predator
Replies: 43
Views: 6197

Re: Aliens Vs. Predator

Multiplayer demo tomorrow!

My live account is : SketchyGriff

add me.
by Griffmo
Wed Feb 03, 2010 11:44 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Oscar Nominations
Replies: 54
Views: 7214

Re: Oscar Nominations

On an unrelated Avatar note...

Was I the only one laughing like a maniac when
Spoiler:
The big tree thing got blown up?
that pig squeal they did was absolutely priceless.

Savages, somebody needs to do something about those primitive blunderheards! Oh wait...
by Griffmo
Wed Feb 03, 2010 11:42 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: You gotta get into Dwarf Fortress if you haven't already.
Replies: 4596
Views: 710543

Re: You gotta get into Dwarf Fortress if you haven't already.

Today in class "Alright folks, the moment you've all been waiting for, the next chapter!" *draws symbol on board* "Hey, you know what that kinda looks like?" "Oh god, no, please" "ORE! My Dwarves could totally mine that and smelt it into a sword or something cool&q...
by Griffmo
Wed Feb 03, 2010 8:11 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Dungeons and Dragons (and other tabletop RPGs)
Replies: 2123
Views: 436737

Re: Dungeons and Dragons (and other tabletop RPGs)

The one question that I actually had to think about answering was "How do you win?"

I never actually got that far...
by Griffmo
Wed Feb 03, 2010 8:05 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Dungeons and Dragons (and other tabletop RPGs)
Replies: 2123
Views: 436737

Re: Dungeons and Dragons (and other tabletop RPGs)

I'm teaching my local librarian Dungeons and Dragons 3.5, and she seems to be running with it pretty cool. It took a little while to explain it wasn't a video game, and that it doesn't turn kids into Satanists though. Hopefully she's going to host an official D&D Club, which would be pretty rad.
by Griffmo
Wed Feb 03, 2010 7:55 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Oscar Nominations
Replies: 54
Views: 7214

Re: Oscar Nominations

Still, but Avatar? Avatar!?
by Griffmo
Wed Feb 03, 2010 4:31 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Somali pirates to donate to Haiti relief effort
Replies: 33
Views: 4771

Re: Somali pirates to donate to Haiti relief effort

They surely learned well from the Western powers ! http://www.phawker.com/wp-content/uploads/AmericaFuckYeahGUN_1.jpg Edit: Anyways, I'm not really seeing a huge problem with this. I mean these guys are coming from Somalia for Christ's sake, there's not much in the way of business opportunity. It's...
by Griffmo
Wed Feb 03, 2010 4:28 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Ask an English teacher!
Replies: 102
Views: 10642

Re: Ask an English teacher!

High School Freshmen here, we work on a block scheduling so I just started English this week. Despite the fact that the tests put me at like a college reading and writing level, the school won't let me take anything but CP courses. This of course leads to the problem where I seem to be the only one ...
by Griffmo
Wed Feb 03, 2010 4:11 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Oscar Nominations
Replies: 54
Views: 7214

Re: Oscar Nominations

That's curious Giffmo; as I said in another thread, I feel D9 and Avatar were virtually equivalent films. Except Avatar was prettier and ended on a 'happy' note. I couldn't disagree with you more, and here's why: District 9 had an incredible story, something believable and relevant to modern times,...
by Griffmo
Wed Feb 03, 2010 3:39 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Oscar Nominations
Replies: 54
Views: 7214

Re: Oscar Nominations

I'm actually surprised about District 9 getting a Best Picture nomination. Sure it's probably because there are now 10 nominations, but still. I just wish it wasn't going up against the titan known as Avatar. District 9 was the better film of the two, as well as the whole bunch. I'm going to have t...
by Griffmo
Wed Feb 03, 2010 1:48 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Red Dead Redemption
Replies: 61
Views: 8355

Red Dead Redemption

I'm not much of a gamer, but Red Dead Redemption is making me excited. Like really, really, really excited. As a film enthusiast this looks like everything I could ever dream for. Look at this http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_sU0PwzdMiY and tell me you're not drooling. Seriously though, this is gonna...
by Griffmo
Wed Feb 03, 2010 1:42 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Aliens Vs. Predator
Replies: 43
Views: 6197

Re: Aliens Vs. Predator

I'm curious as to how many people will actually be playing Marine on multiplayer, or how they'll be balanced. I think Space Marines kick ass, although I'd hate to be shat on every match for playing them. What do you guys think? Will it be balanced?...Somehow?...
by Griffmo
Wed Feb 03, 2010 1:41 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Oscar Nominations
Replies: 54
Views: 7214

Re: Oscar Nominations

charliepanayi wrote:Yes it's time for the four hour plus horribly smug circle jerk that is the Oscars. Despite their making enough bad decisions to fill an encyclopedia with, I enjoy seeing who wins etc.

The nominations are:

BEST PICTURE

Avatar



FUCK
by Griffmo
Fri Jan 29, 2010 5:37 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: You gotta get into Dwarf Fortress if you haven't already.
Replies: 4596
Views: 710543

Re: You gotta get into Dwarf Fortress if you haven't already.

I got kicked out of class today for recommending "Dwarf Fortress" for my math teacher's computer. He's a young 20-something who hates it with a passion (to be fair I didn't know he realized it existed) The conversation was as follows Teacher: Like the new computer? Me (without expecting an...
by Griffmo
Fri Jan 29, 2010 5:27 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Nathan Fillion's New Series: Castle
Replies: 320
Views: 144688

Re: Nathan Fillion's New Series: Castle

It was Monday at 10 for the first season as well if I recall. Castle is my guilty pleasure, the plot is ludicrous and the characters cliches, but I'm in love with the cast. My two big TV nights are Castle and Burn Notice, one of them is inherently better than the other but still. It's Nathan Fillion.
by Griffmo
Fri Jan 29, 2010 5:24 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Cthulhu! (Well, Lovecraft in general)
Replies: 69
Views: 17683

Re: Cthulhu! (Well, Lovecraft in general)

Sorry to necro, but I've recently become somewhat addicted to Lovecraft. The Rats in the Walls has left me somewhat jittery, and I just finished "Call of Cthulhu" today. Any recommendations on what to read next?

Also I formally forward "Nigger-man" as the greatest cat name. Ever.
by Griffmo
Fri Jan 29, 2010 5:21 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Aliens Vs. Predator
Replies: 43
Views: 6197

Aliens Vs. Predator

I've been waiting for someone else to make this thread since I don't feel like logging in (I'm lazy) but screw it, I'm too excited. Aliens Vs. Predator. Holy fucking shit. Finally, the follow up to some of the best first person shooters ever made, and in stunningly beautiful graphics. It's being rel...
by Griffmo
Wed Jan 20, 2010 11:52 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Uganda considering imposing death penalty on HIV+ gays
Replies: 34
Views: 4417

Re: Uganda considering imposing death penalty on HIV+ gays

I'd assume just Citizens, since I know of a few gay people in the Peace Corps. Putting to death American (or British, or Canadian) citizens for being gay might not go over well with the UN. Speaking of the UN, where the hell are they on this? Wasn't the UN formed to make sure this didn't happen agai...

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