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by Rodion Raskolnikov
Tue Jun 25, 2013 2:33 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Who the dickens are you?
Replies: 10922
Views: 2412164

Re: INTRO THREAD THE THIRD

Hey guys. My name is Ian Stark. I'm a musician in support of the free music movement. What is the free music movement? (I could look it up myself, but since this is the only post you've made so far, I thought I'd see if you wreren't looking for someone to ask you. 17-year-old girl :twisted: . I spe...
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Tue Jun 25, 2013 9:42 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9346863

Re: unhatched fishes and turtle excluding devices

PM 2Ring wrote:In this part of the world, there's a sea bird, commonly called a seagull, that tends to make a pest of itself in areas where humans eat outdoors. It's not unusual to see one with a damaged or missing foot.


That's not a seagull, THAT'S a seagull
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Thu May 30, 2013 10:33 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9346863

Re: unwashed dishes and toilet paper tubes

UniqueScreenname wrote:Search your house for a combination Pizza Hut/Taco Bell.
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Mon May 27, 2013 10:09 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9346863

Re: unwashed dishes and toilet paper tubes

From what little I've seen and read Tennant's Doctor was more God-like (see: the Time Lord Victorious speech), with the entire of space and time being in jeopardy in every cliff hanger. However, I am quite curious as to how on earth this is supposed to differ from Moffat's plots, 'cause I'm pretty ...
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Mon May 27, 2013 5:06 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9346863

Re: unwashed dishes and toilet paper tubes

I started watching at Matt Smith's first episode. Now I love it and think he is perfect* at portraying a 1,000 year-old alien. He seems like an old soul in a young man's body. I've gone back and watched one or two of Tennant's episodes, and keeping meaning to watch more but I think I prefer Moffat'...
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Mon May 27, 2013 10:32 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9346863

Re: unwashed dishes and toilet paper tubes

I started watching at Matt Smith's first episode. Now I love it and think he is perfect* at portraying a 1,000 year-old alien. He seems like an old soul in a young man's body. I've gone back and watched one or two of Tennant's episodes, and keeping meaning to watch more but I think I prefer Moffat's...
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Fri May 24, 2013 9:25 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Man Beheaded in Woolwich Terror Attack
Replies: 153
Views: 29858

Re: Man Beheaded in Woolwich Terror Attack

gmalivuk wrote:Your post is the first we've heard anything about "entire nation".


Yeah, I've just checked back and apparently I read Ormurinn's statement wrong. He said entire community, not nation. Which is a bit different, and possibly a fair assessment.
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Fri May 24, 2013 9:11 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Man Beheaded in Woolwich Terror Attack
Replies: 153
Views: 29858

Re: Man Beheaded in Woolwich Terror Attack

I don't recall them saying anything about wanting to terrorise the entire nation, which is the one comment I'm referring to. Having looked at the legislation, I would agree their motive fit the bill of terrorism.
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Fri May 24, 2013 8:59 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Man Beheaded in Woolwich Terror Attack
Replies: 153
Views: 29858

Re: Man Beheaded in Woolwich Terror Attack

I think you're putting an argument in my mouth. That may be a communication failure on my part, or a reading error on yours. I'm not saying this wasn't an act of terror. (Nor did I insist the other murder was.) As shown by the fact I wasn't aware there was a legal definition of terrorism, I don't kn...
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Fri May 24, 2013 4:42 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Man Beheaded in Woolwich Terror Attack
Replies: 153
Views: 29858

Re: Man Beheaded in Woolwich Terror Attack

I was responding to Ormurinn, who said this difference between the two murders was the Woilwich incident was a terrorist act, implying the other one wasn't.
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Fri May 24, 2013 4:32 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Man Beheaded in Woolwich Terror Attack
Replies: 153
Views: 29858

Re: Man Beheaded in Woolwich Terror Attack

I guess I'm just not comfortable with you telling us explicitly what their motives were. I'm not sure how you can so confidently say this was an act of terrorism, but the stabbing story linked by Aceo isn't? How do you know the murderer in that case what trying to terrorise the local Asian community...
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Fri May 24, 2013 4:06 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Man Beheaded in Woolwich Terror Attack
Replies: 153
Views: 29858

Re: Man Beheaded in Woolwich Terror Attack

It's quite telling when this goes to international news but a pretty similar story doesn't. Well it's the difference between a guy being killed (possibly) because of his race, and a man being killed because of the charity he supported, in order to terrorise an entire community. Citation very much n...
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Thu May 23, 2013 8:40 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13423
Views: 1768211

Re: Today I Learned

sarahlicious wrote:...what shibboleth means. That it's a word used to distinguish a person who is considered as an alien or foreigner. That I am like one here.


Fuckwords are our shibboleth
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Thu May 23, 2013 7:19 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Man Beheaded in Woolwich Terror Attack
Replies: 153
Views: 29858

Re: Man Beheaded in Woolwich Terror Attack

I apologize for the lack of clarity. Let me restate - He was under investigation for gang activity, had illegally bought a prohibited weapon, and had this weapon on his person (according to police statements) or the weapon was at the scene (indisputable - and how would his gun be there if he hadn't...
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Thu May 23, 2013 6:52 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Man Beheaded in Woolwich Terror Attack
Replies: 153
Views: 29858

Re: Man Beheaded in Woolwich Terror Attack

I don't want to derail the thread with stuff about the riots, but I'm happy to continue this discussion in PMs. Nah. Unless you've got some evidence that Duggan was "a known criminal", "armed", or "posed an imminent threat", I'm going to go ahead and assume it won't ge...
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Tue May 14, 2013 5:00 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9346863

Re: unwashed dishes and toilet paper tubes

I also found this amusing quote from a guy that had one in his fish tank. Well "the ***** is back". This time I saw him moving from the top of the tank to the cap. He is 24 inches long. Lucky me he is still small. I had him with my clamp but he got away. After I let him settle down, I mad...
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Fri May 10, 2013 11:39 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Actual (Association) Football Talk.
Replies: 1114
Views: 210571

Re: Actual (Association) Football Talk.

r/formula1. It was about the charity bets things, which is why I assumed it was you.

Your username grossed me out a bit though.
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Fri May 10, 2013 11:12 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Actual (Association) Football Talk.
Replies: 1114
Views: 210571

Re: Actual (Association) Football Talk.

Spoilered for off-topic

Spoiler:
roband, I noticed you posting in a subreddit I occasionally visit (at least I think it was you). It was kinda odd. Also, you have a lot of karma
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Wed May 08, 2013 8:57 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Actual (Association) Football Talk.
Replies: 1114
Views: 210571

Re: Actual (Association) Football Talk.

Yeah, it seems Moyes has got the job. Will be interesting to see how he gets on. I think he's good enough to do a decent job.
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Wed May 08, 2013 9:31 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Actual (Association) Football Talk.
Replies: 1114
Views: 210571

Re: Actual (Association) Football Talk.

So, Alex Ferguson is retiring.
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Mon Apr 22, 2013 2:24 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Bombing at Boston Marathon Finish Line.
Replies: 721
Views: 111566

Re: Bombing at Boston Marathon Finish Line.

But it really does just return us to the question of motive, which apart from "He says his worldview is muslim on a social website, muslims have an assumed motivation for terrorism ("they hate our freedom" etc)" there doesn't seem to be anything out there that addresses motive a...
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Mon Apr 15, 2013 2:51 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13423
Views: 1768211

Re: Today I Learned

I was meaning in particular cooking rice - where the efficiency advantage of using a microwave? Maybe there is one, but I can't see it.
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Mon Apr 15, 2013 2:15 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13423
Views: 1768211

Re: Today I Learned

Microwaves confuse me. How come my shitty ready meal will explode if I leave it in for more than 3 minutes, but rice can stay in for 22 minutes ion full power without bad things happening? Also, if it takes that long, where is the advantage over the old-fashioned method? I thought the main selling p...
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Mon Apr 15, 2013 1:38 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Lucky Ten Thousand (TIL)
Replies: 13423
Views: 1768211

Re: Today I Learned

I'm assuming roband meant 2 minutes. Putting a pint of water in a microwave for 22 minutes in high would likely not end well. I think my house would explode if I tried to microwave anything for 22 minutes. I already have to unplug the refrigerator, toaster and coffee maker, and turn off half the lig...
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Fri Apr 12, 2013 7:48 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Most excellent times
Replies: 5132
Views: 922718

Re: Awesome Thread: awesome

TimelordSimone wrote:On mashups, I'm a big fan of I Will Survive/This Ain't a Scene, It's an Arms Race.


As far as mashups go, this is one of the most impressive I've heard. It fits beautifully.

Slipknot vs Bieber
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Tue Apr 09, 2013 8:15 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Transsexual man admits 'tricking' 2 girls into sex
Replies: 342
Views: 31161

Re: Transsexual man admits 'tricking' 2 girls into sex

Since there was no trial, very few details about how it all happened seem to have come out. We don't even know if they did think it was a penis; he may have told them it was a sex toy.

Edit: fixed genders
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Tue Apr 09, 2013 8:10 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Transsexual man admits 'tricking' 2 girls into sex
Replies: 342
Views: 31161

Re: Transsexual man admits 'tricking' 2 girls into sex

eSOANEM wrote:...The fact that the man was found guilty is also symptomatic of societal transphobia...


Just to clear things up, he pled guilty. There wasn't a trial.
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Tue Apr 09, 2013 6:02 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Transsexual man admits 'tricking' 2 girls into sex
Replies: 342
Views: 31161

Re: Transsexual man admits 'tricking' 2 girls into sex

I don't know nearly enough about the situation to comment, but what that article doesn't mention is that he lied about his age (source) . A male person lying to obtain sex with younger female people isn't a good look - if he's a sexual exploiter, I'm happy about the fact that he's facing some legal...
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Tue Apr 09, 2013 5:51 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Transsexual man admits 'tricking' 2 girls into sex
Replies: 342
Views: 31161

Re: Transsexual man admits 'tricking' 2 girls into sex

Knowing something this fundamental about your sexual partner is a pretty reasonable request. It's a consent issue. If these girls wouldn't have consented to sex if they had known, then I think they're within their rights to seek redress. Consent is not the issue here (other than the age of the two ...
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Tue Apr 09, 2013 4:38 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Transsexual man admits 'tricking' 2 girls into sex
Replies: 342
Views: 31161

Transsexual man admits 'tricking' 2 girls into sex

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-22078298 A woman who posed as a man so she could have sexual relationships with two teenage girls has been placed on probation for three years. Christine Wilson, 25, from Aberdeen, was also ordered to carry out 240 hours of community s...
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Tue Mar 26, 2013 3:18 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Hifaleetin' thoughts
Replies: 90225
Views: 9346863

Re: Screechings of the Great Unwashed (Meander to the Morgue

TEAM SHIVAHN
EMBRACE THE VIOLESCENCE
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Fri Mar 22, 2013 9:14 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: In other news... (humorous news items)
Replies: 15189
Views: 2704307

Re: In other news... (humorous news items, etc)

'Ice-cream junkie' breaks into church for latest fix

The article wrote:Police found him wandering approximately three blocks from the house of worship, his face and clothes stained with ice cream
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Tue Feb 12, 2013 6:20 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Mindfuck Movies
Replies: 72
Views: 38168

Re: Mindfuck Movies

I'm gonna throw the Polanski film 'Repulsion' in the ring for this. Witness a young woman's neuroses and mental breakdown from her point of view.

Inlcudes scenes with hands coming out of walls.
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Fri Feb 08, 2013 2:40 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Questions For The World
Replies: 2216
Views: 457422

Re: Questions For The World

Yeah, that could be true. A few of my friends were offered to "go upstairs" while they were getting private dances, but like you say this may just be their way of fleecing horny, drunk dudes on stag weekends.
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Thu Feb 07, 2013 11:56 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Questions For The World
Replies: 2216
Views: 457422

Re: Questions For The World

Edinburgh has the 'saunas', which as far as I know are just brothels that everyone knows about but are allowed to go about their business. Aberdeen seems to have quite a few city centre strip clubs, considering it's not the biggest place. But I've never seen a strip club outside a city centre in Sco...
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Tue Feb 05, 2013 4:58 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Pick One Comic To Represent XKCD
Replies: 21
Views: 2919

Re: Pick One Comic To Represent XKCD

Since I quite often don't understand some of the more mathsy one, or the ones about coding and such, I'd probably go for one like 150 or 695.
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Tue Jan 15, 2013 11:40 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Car horns
Replies: 266
Views: 24653

Re: Car horns

Weeks wrote:
Davidy wrote:My last word:
Guys he just quit

Just like that. He won't talk to us anymore. We are not worthy.


Do you really think he'd do that? Just leave in the middle of a silly argument he started but was clearly losing badly?
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Fri Jan 04, 2013 9:20 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: BBC Sound of 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 5548

Re: BBC Sound of 2013

And the winner is...Haim

Can't honestly say I know a lot about them but apparently they are three sisters from the USA who sounds quite a lot like Fleetwood Mac.
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Thu Jan 03, 2013 12:22 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: BBC Sound of 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 5548

Re: BBC Sound of 2013

Number four on the list was Laura Mvula , who has created a new genre called gospeldelia and sounds like "hearing Billie Holiday with the Beach Boys". Number three was New York rapper Angel Haze , who released a couple of mixtapes last year. Trigger warning for some of her songs, which dis...
by Rodion Raskolnikov
Mon Dec 31, 2012 10:16 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: BBC Sound of 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 5548

BBC Sound of 2013

The BBC has started announcing it's Sound of 2013 top five, and Chvrches are number five. (Yay! I really like this band) Link For those unaware, the Sound of [ insert year ] is a list of bands and artists tipped to make it big in the following year. Contributors to the list include music critics, ed...

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