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by Pa-Patch
Fri Feb 13, 2009 3:15 am UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: best excuse for being fat!
Replies: 17
Views: 2791

Re: best excuse for being fat!

mikau16 wrote:you may be right! :]

I just gotta say I really like your attitude.
by Pa-Patch
Thu Feb 12, 2009 4:50 pm UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: Isn't it ironic?
Replies: 17
Views: 3519

Re: Isn't it ironic?

At this rate, the definition of irony will probably broaden to include all those amusingly coincidental occurences that don't really have any other single word to describe them. Language evolves, and that's how most of the population already uses it.
by Pa-Patch
Tue Feb 10, 2009 5:13 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: High School Students Blackmailed and Raped
Replies: 149
Views: 9832

Re: High School Students Blackmailed into Gay Sex

I trust Pa-Patch will forgive me for putting words in his* mouth, but I'd like to think that I interpreted more what he probably meant, seeing as how he thanked me for my earlier statement about sending the pictures being a bad idea. There was also the fun side tangent about people being to blame/n...
by Pa-Patch
Tue Feb 10, 2009 3:15 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: High School Students Blackmailed and Raped
Replies: 149
Views: 9832

Re: High School Students Blackmailed into Gay Sex

Aikanaro wrote:....I think that Pa-Patch's point can be summed up as follows: Sending out naked pictures of yourself on the internet is a bad idea. Don't do it. Also; Rape is bad. Don't do it.

Thanks
by Pa-Patch
Tue Feb 10, 2009 3:07 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: High School Students Blackmailed and Raped
Replies: 149
Views: 9832

Re: High School Students Blackmailed into Gay Sex

Well, in the future I'll just say mistake when I mean mistake and responsibility when I mean responsibility, to leave out ambiguity. I probably should have bit a bit more careful with my choice of words, but at this point what I meant is pretty clearly explained and we're just talking semantics. To ...
by Pa-Patch
Tue Feb 10, 2009 2:49 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: High School Students Blackmailed and Raped
Replies: 149
Views: 9832

Re: High School Students Blackmailed into Gay Sex

Yeah, I'd say what they did was "A mistake; an error."
by Pa-Patch
Tue Feb 10, 2009 2:43 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: High School Students Blackmailed and Raped
Replies: 149
Views: 9832

Re: High School Students Blackmailed into Gay Sex

Scratch out my inappropriate damn and they're not that different. There's a difference between saying someone is at fault and someone deserves something, or that whoever takes advantage is blameless. I'm not saying that their actions should have anything to do with how much the perpetrator is punish...
by Pa-Patch
Tue Feb 10, 2009 2:15 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: High School Students Blackmailed and Raped
Replies: 149
Views: 9832

Re: High School Students Blackmailed into Gay Sex

Especially considering that people who'd be willing to engage in sex acts they don't want to do to cover it up are people who are especially concerned about their nudity. Did you ever actually attend high-school? Are you aware of just how much pressure a student's peers can exert? I was there a yea...
by Pa-Patch
Tue Feb 10, 2009 12:48 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: High School Students Blackmailed and Raped
Replies: 149
Views: 9832

Re: High School Students Blackmailed into Gay Sex

It is a dick move, but if you don't want nude pictures of yourself on the internet, don't take nude pictures of yourself and send them to people. This is their own damn fault. Especially if you've never met the person. Especially considering that people who'd be willing to engage in sex acts they do...
by Pa-Patch
Mon Feb 09, 2009 11:06 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Boy Thread: put a hat on ur butt
Replies: 14355
Views: 1445564

Re: Boy Thread: It's a Boy Thread! ... Sort of

Is there a certain amount of booze that must be consumed to be manly? A certain type? For example, I loathe beer (this could be said to be extremely unmanly), but adore screwdrivers (probably manly). Is that a net manliness or unmanliness? Are any drinks decidedly unmanly? I feel that as a man comm...
by Pa-Patch
Mon Feb 09, 2009 10:17 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Taking it seriously: The zombie problem
Replies: 1713
Views: 216460

Re: Taking it seriously: The zombie problem

You know, swinging the edge of a shovel into a skull strikes me as a pretty good way to crack one. It obviously depends on the shovel, but I imagine we're talking proper ones with a metal head. You could put a lot of force behind a swing and concentrate that on a very small area. Of course, hammers/...
by Pa-Patch
Mon Feb 09, 2009 10:03 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Boy Thread: put a hat on ur butt
Replies: 14355
Views: 1445564

Re: Boy Thread: It's a Boy Thread! ... Sort of

Is there a certain amount of booze that must be consumed to be manly? A certain type? For example, I loathe beer (this could be said to be extremely unmanly), but adore screwdrivers (probably manly). Is that a net manliness or unmanliness? Are any drinks decidedly unmanly? I feel that as a man comm...
by Pa-Patch
Mon Feb 09, 2009 12:19 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Age Disparity Between Rights and Responsibilities
Replies: 22
Views: 2520

Re: Age Disparity Between Rights and Responsibilities

A five year old taking a driving test could kill somebody. Obviously, that's not what I meant by my rape example. If two responsible 14-year-olds want to have sex, I'm fine with it. I'm not supporting laws that say "No sex for under 18's", I'm supporting laws that say things along the line...
by Pa-Patch
Sun Feb 08, 2009 10:33 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Age Disparity Between Rights and Responsibilities
Replies: 22
Views: 2520

Re: Age discrimination: is there a better way?

It's arbitrary and not a great system, but the alternatives are worse. A line needs to be drawn SOMEWHERE, I don't think anyone supports 5 year old drivers or no driving 'till you're 40. You just need to try and find a good middle ground. And you obviously can't just subjectively decide that X perso...
by Pa-Patch
Fri Feb 06, 2009 11:35 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Boy Thread: put a hat on ur butt
Replies: 14355
Views: 1445564

Re: Boy Thread: It's a Boy Thread! ... Sort of

Bond is manly, because he is a classy individual, womanizing aside (my stance on the womanizing is "kinda manly, but also a dick move"). He had feelings about a lady once and then got royally pissed and went to kill people when she was killed, not hiding the fact that he was hurtin' in the...
by Pa-Patch
Fri Feb 06, 2009 2:06 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: One School Beats Another School At Sporting Event
Replies: 166
Views: 11156

Re: One School Beats Another School At Sporting Event

Look, not everyone thinks scoring more points at that stage is good sportsmanship. It's understandable. Thing is, there isn't anything to do there that is especially sportsmanlike. I know when I played sports at that age (I've played on hockey teams that have never lost and teams that have never won...
by Pa-Patch
Fri Feb 06, 2009 1:09 am UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: Malcom Reynolds vs Han solo
Replies: 85
Views: 34902

Re: Malcom Reynolds vs Han solo

Definitely Mal in terms of coolness. If it comes down to a fight, 1v1 is probably Mal, Han's never shown us any talent. Crew fight is easily Mal. We don't have any reason to think a light-saber would be much protection against bullets, and definitely wouldn't cut it if he was shot at from both sides...
by Pa-Patch
Thu Feb 05, 2009 12:35 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Resident Evil 5
Replies: 16
Views: 1768

Re: Resident Evil 5

Huh, I didn't know you could finish without killing him.

It's not terribly hard. Just shotgun to the head a couple times, run up and kick (both of you at once if you're co-op), repeat. Friend of mine pulled it off knives only, but that was 2 big RE4 players playing.
by Pa-Patch
Sun Feb 01, 2009 9:20 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Advertisements watching people
Replies: 117
Views: 8196

Re: Advertisements watching people

Have you ever been to a store where a talkative clerk tries to bond/level/talk with you based on your appearance? Like, "Hey, a big man like you could sure you some of these big ol' steaks!". It may not be that common these days, but it's far from unheard of, and pretty common in certain p...
by Pa-Patch
Mon Jan 26, 2009 2:13 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Twilight?
Replies: 1018
Views: 154237

Re: Twilight?

Twilight Is begining to lose its sazz, loads of people watched the film then read the book which is really annoying. Wait, does this mean we have Twilight fans who act superior to other Twilight fans because they, like, read it before it was cool? Oh dear. And, uh, what does sazz mean? The internet...
by Pa-Patch
Mon Jan 26, 2009 1:24 am UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: The Flood versus EVERYTHING
Replies: 184
Views: 48815

Re: The Flood versus EVERYTHING

Zerg could take em, largely on the grounds that Kerrigan doesn't waste her time speaking in iambic pentameter.
Also, I'd like to see any of the flood take on an ultralisk.
by Pa-Patch
Sun Jan 25, 2009 9:17 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: BULLIES ;_;
Replies: 267
Views: 28496

Re: BULLIES ;_;

I wouldn't even call that bullying if that's the typical case of what you're complaining about. That's just one guy making fun of you once in a while. I suppose that could be annoying, but it's far from bullying. Just tell the guy he's dumb and annoying you and move on.
by Pa-Patch
Sun Jan 25, 2009 9:12 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Hypothesis as Part of the Scientific Method
Replies: 27
Views: 2246

Re: Hypothesis as Part of the Scientific Method

Having a hypothesis is pretty important to designing or coming up with a test, and pretty hard to remove from the process. If you aren't supposing "Maybe X is whatever" you can't really come up with the idea for a test for X. I have a hard time imagining someone deciding to test something ...
by Pa-Patch
Sun Jan 25, 2009 7:43 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: The Obama Science Agenda
Replies: 25
Views: 2508

Re: The Obama Science Agenda

I square these statements by saying "i'm no hater of science, but i'm not for forcing people to give to it either. My issue isn't about the size of the federal government, it's about the money they take out of my wallet and 'invest' it to science. Maybe thats because I cant see a single person...
by Pa-Patch
Fri Jan 23, 2009 9:16 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Is consuming DNA safe? (not what you think. perverts.)
Replies: 39
Views: 5972

Re: Is consuming DNA safe?

I can't imagine it wouldn't be. Are strawberries poison?
Then parts of strawberries are probably not poison either!

Like, check if you're going to make a ton of it, but you should be fine if you're eating like, 20 strawberries worth of DNA, because 20 strawberries won't kill you.
by Pa-Patch
Fri Jan 23, 2009 12:13 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: A note to Belial
Replies: 457
Views: 44183

Re: A note to Belial

GUYS I THINK WE NEED ANOTHER ANALOGY ALL UP IN HERE TO CLARIFY
I think it came out rather well.
by Pa-Patch
Thu Jan 22, 2009 4:22 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: A note to Belial
Replies: 457
Views: 44183

Re: A note to Belial

So yeah, the one time he actually caused an actual problem with it, he apologized. You can make another account with the same avatar and everyone will know how you are. If you're worried about your post count, well, that's dumb of you and you really shouldn't go around asking "ban plz" It'...
by Pa-Patch
Thu Jan 22, 2009 6:08 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Buffy The Vampire Slayer (And Spinoffs)
Replies: 126
Views: 36063

Re: Buffy The Vampire Slayer (And Spinoffs)

Yeah, season 4 is a lot better than people say it is. Probably the worst season of Angel, and being next to 5 probably hurts people's view of it, as 5 is so great, but far from bad. All of Angel's seasons are good (as opposed to say, Buffy, where the earlier seasons are markedly worse). Another for ...
by Pa-Patch
Wed Jan 21, 2009 7:02 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Protecting Earth from the evil Aliens
Replies: 50
Views: 3886

Re: Protecting Earth from the evil Aliens

Theology, demonology, philosophy, alchemy and all that stuff tried, and still tries, to systematically understand the world to If you tried explaining quantum physics, biochemistry or general relativity to a middle age clergyman, you'd probably end up on a stake. And even if they listened to you, t...
by Pa-Patch
Wed Jan 21, 2009 12:06 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Protecting Earth from the evil Aliens
Replies: 50
Views: 3886

Re: Protecting Earth from the evil Aliens

Yeah, unless we're talking some sort of wacky-improbable non-sentient species with biological spaceflight capability, they're going to have maths and something not unlike science. How radically different their arts are doesn't matter: you can't build a spaceship without maths to calculate and scienc...
by Pa-Patch
Sun Jan 18, 2009 6:12 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Most Epic Story Ever
Replies: 25
Views: 2218

Re: The Most Epic Story Ever

where the drifts were more than twice the height of a
Wintersmith. I dunno how you guys are all getting nice sentences.
by Pa-Patch
Sun Jan 18, 2009 8:15 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Hardened criminals in Battle Royale for freedom
Replies: 17
Views: 1890

Re: Hardened criminals in Battle Royale for freedom

LeopoldBloom wrote:Sure its funny and kind of awesome, but doesn't it kinda trample on human rights and the entire point of the justice system? Letting a murderer out just to get a gold medal as he(or she) is good at boxing is pretty unethical.


But also pretty awesome.
by Pa-Patch
Sun Jan 18, 2009 6:10 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Youtube auctually implemented the feature featured in xkcd
Replies: 3
Views: 544

Re: Youtube auctually implemented the feature featured in xkcd

Pretty old news, actually.
by Pa-Patch
Sat Jan 17, 2009 8:01 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Veliciraptor Continent!!!!
Replies: 17
Views: 2498

Re: Veliciraptor Continent!!!!

Also, that looks more T-Rexian to me.
by Pa-Patch
Wed Jan 07, 2009 11:21 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: My thoughts on horror movies
Replies: 3
Views: 733

Re: My thoughts on horror movies

I was actually thinking the other day that it would be awesome to watch movies with no foreknowledge of the genre. Not knowing the title, no obvious musical or visual cues in the beginning (until something that gives it away happens), not knowing if the guy in the dark basement is going to get a buc...
by Pa-Patch
Mon Jan 05, 2009 10:43 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: House of omgwhyamIturningmybook Leaves.
Replies: 239
Views: 61390

Re: House of omgwhyamIturningmybook Leaves.

Recently finished this, and boy was it good. As pointed out by Basoon: So, I was looking over the letters today for "My dear Zampanò, who did you lose?", which I would have missed, and came along this highly interesting line on 615: "Practicing my smile in a mirror the way I did when ...
by Pa-Patch
Sun Jan 04, 2009 8:22 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Do You Like Songs for the Lyrics or the Music?
Replies: 83
Views: 8988

Re: Do You Like Songs for the Lyrics or the Music?

Music. There are good songs with bad lyrics but good music, but you can't enjoy good lyrics with bad music.
by Pa-Patch
Sun Jan 04, 2009 8:00 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: scariest game moment - ***spoiler warning***
Replies: 232
Views: 23743

Re: scariest game moment - ***spoiler warning***

Most RE4 didn't scare me much, but one part was probably one of the scariest (of the OH SHI- variety) ever in a game. The previously mentioned regenerators kinda creeped me out, especially the first encounter and when one with no legs just flopped up and bit me. I got pretty used to fighting them th...
by Pa-Patch
Sun Jan 04, 2009 7:53 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Ex-KGB Analyst predicts USA "Disintegrates" by 2010
Replies: 71
Views: 7390

Re: Ex-KGB Analyst predicts USA "Disintegrates" by 2010

Seems to me like he just decided allegiances based entirely on proximity/location. "Hey, California is west coast! There's a lot of dudes there, so it'd probably be central to a group breaking out, so let's say all.....THESE states join up with them. All right, China is pretty powerful, and loo...
by Pa-Patch
Sat Dec 20, 2008 9:37 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Store refuses to customize cake (Adolf Hitler Campbell)
Replies: 112
Views: 10737

Re: Grocery store refuses to customize kid's cake

Not really, no. You can't just will yourself into believing something different. Racists also have sincere beliefs that can't easily be changed. Does that make it acceptable? Socially, hopefully not. But legally you can't punish someone for their thoughts, as long as their actions remain within the...

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