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Miranda is a moon of Uranus. 5,496 Views / 227 Replies  
Miranda is a moon of Uranus.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 22, 2022 at 02:32 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I assume Kasparov sees logic in the invasion... 5,630 Views / 121 Replies  
I assume Kasparov sees logic in the invasion simply because he knows Putin better than we do. I admit I have no idea what he's actually said on the subject though.

I was under the impression that...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 21, 2022 at 05:11 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Did she even run? I assume she just didn't have... 624 Views / 51 Replies  
Did she even run? I assume she just didn't have enough friends to get anywhere. The whole thing reeked of a high school popularity contest.


I'm reminded of that every time I apply for a position...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 21, 2022 at 04:31 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Maybe I'm naive, or maybe I'm an optimist. The... 5,630 Views / 121 Replies  
Maybe I'm naive, or maybe I'm an optimist. The way I see it, whether its because Putin is dying from Cancer or Parkinsons or both or neither, this war and his stubbornness means his days in charge...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 20, 2022 at 11:05 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Pressuring women to wear certain clothing in the... 510,196 Views / 764 Replies  
Pressuring women to wear certain clothing in the workplace is still very common I imagine. In certain places/circles.

Interesting comments about women wearing more revealing clothes these days and...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 20, 2022 at 10:49 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Don't forget the exposure. Thats worth millions. 424,463 Views / 1,115 Replies  
Don't forget the exposure. Thats worth millions.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 20, 2022 at 10:38 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Yeah its weird. Patel is one of the worst human... 624 Views / 51 Replies  
Yeah its weird. Patel is one of the worst human beings in politics. A truly awful woman. Kwasi Kwarteng is also a piece of shit (just removed the cap on bankers bonuses while 15m people are living in...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 19, 2022 at 08:40 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Its a whole series of cons. Putin conned the... 5,630 Views / 121 Replies  
Its a whole series of cons. Putin conned the people into supporting his foolish war. His generals conned him into thinking it would be an easy win, the spies conned them into thinking the same. The...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 19, 2022 at 08:13 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Its a great shame that Rick Mayall is no longer... 624 Views / 51 Replies  
Its a great shame that Rick Mayall is no longer with us. The return of Alan B'stard MP would be most timely.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 18, 2022 at 07:18 PM, in Political/War Lounge
The main reason for Brexit was because the EU was... 624 Views / 51 Replies  
The main reason for Brexit was because the EU was planning to close all the tax loopholes used by Conservative donors. I suspect this is why Sunak was pro-Brexit. Possibly at the behest of his...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 18, 2022 at 07:16 PM, in Political/War Lounge
It was pretty slow for me yesterday. It seems... 337 Views / 12 Replies  
It was pretty slow for me yesterday. It seems fine today. Though the blue Safari loading bar is only one third along and not really going anywhere. Page is all here though.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 18, 2022 at 06:55 PM, in Feedback
Truss has a reputation for going which way the... 624 Views / 51 Replies  
Truss has a reputation for going which way the wind is blowing (on the continent they call her The Iron Weathercock due also to her hero worship of Margaret Thatcher. I assume they use 'cock' instead...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 18, 2022 at 07:06 AM, in Political/War Lounge
It really didn't take very much. When he was an... 624 Views / 51 Replies  
It really didn't take very much.
When he was an MP he went on a TV show called Have I Got News For You a few times. Its a comedy panel show that discusses the news and current events. He was mocked...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 18, 2022 at 07:00 AM, in Political/War Lounge
I saw someone has made it possible to play Pong... 424,463 Views / 1,115 Replies  
I saw someone has made it possible to play Pong with the digital island.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 18, 2022 at 06:56 AM, in MacNN Lounge
In very broad terms, it appears to an outside... 624 Views / 51 Replies  
In very broad terms, it appears to an outside observer that during my lifetime at least there is an undeniable pattern in the US of Republicans trashing the economy, then Democrats repairing it...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 16, 2022 at 09:40 PM, in Political/War Lounge
The invasion was never about logic but hubris.... 5,630 Views / 121 Replies  
The invasion was never about logic but hubris. Putin thought he had done enough groundwork and had clearly convinced a lot of Russians that this was a righteous campaign, but as with all cons the...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 16, 2022 at 09:16 AM, in Political/War Lounge
The Clintons did some good. And were competent at... 624 Views / 51 Replies  
The Clintons did some good. And were competent at doing both good and bad. Johnson is a worthless, spineless, incompetent muppet. He achieved nothing good, at least not on purpose.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 16, 2022 at 09:05 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Russians are too practical to risk nuclear... 5,630 Views / 121 Replies  
Russians are too practical to risk nuclear armageddon to save face. Apart from that their internal propaganda is about "liberating" Ukraine from Nazis. Good guys don't start nuclear wars. Not against...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 15, 2022 at 09:55 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Johnson did absolutely nothing except... 624 Views / 51 Replies  
Johnson did absolutely nothing except procrastinate until the public (which in reality is mostly media) pressure to act made it impossible not to. The only exceptions being where he had opportunity...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 15, 2022 at 04:10 AM, in Political/War Lounge
I think they were numbered when h invaded. That... 5,630 Views / 121 Replies  
I think they were numbered when h invaded. That number is shrinking faster now.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 15, 2022 at 04:06 AM, in Political/War Lounge
I don't see any settlement while Putin is in... 5,630 Views / 121 Replies  
I don't see any settlement while Putin is in power. The way things are going now, its seems like a matter of time before he is removed. The only questions are whether he does something crazy when he...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 12, 2022 at 04:59 AM, in Political/War Lounge
A very fair point, but I rather thought the... 624 Views / 51 Replies  
A very fair point, but I rather thought the spectacle would be satisfying. That kind of extraordinary institutional rejection. Something like that.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 11, 2022 at 07:13 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I'm pretty sure they are getting training at all... 5,630 Views / 121 Replies  
I'm pretty sure they are getting training at all levels from foreign friends. Some of this training is very hands on.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 11, 2022 at 07:11 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I had a pleasant daydream once that the Queen... 624 Views / 51 Replies  
I had a pleasant daydream once that the Queen invited Boris Johnson for a knighthood, then decapitated him instead of knighting him. The realist in me accepted she wouldn't have had the strength to...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 10, 2022 at 07:47 AM, in Political/War Lounge
I heard the DOJ is still looking into more... 737 Views / 34 Replies  
I heard the DOJ is still looking into more documents being kept, presumably in his other properties. I'm guessing thats those empty Top Secret folders they found. Surprised they haven't raided Trump...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 10, 2022 at 07:43 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Yes. She has been a constant in billions of lives... 360 Views / 5 Replies  
Yes. She has been a constant in billions of lives and its going to be super weird having a king instead.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 10, 2022 at 07:39 AM, in MacNN Lounge
There are still cultists who want Boris back. It... 624 Views / 51 Replies  
There are still cultists who want Boris back. It has been speculated that when Truss inevitably crashes and burns, Boris will mount a comeback. Sadly I can see this working. Among Tories, he's still...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 9, 2022 at 04:10 AM, in Political/War Lounge
The monarchy is just there for the tourists and... 624 Views / 51 Replies  
The monarchy is just there for the tourists and the traditionalists. They don't have any real power any more. And they will continue to diminish as time passes. Still, it is the end of an era. It'll...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 8, 2022 at 09:31 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Apparently DOJ is appealing the ruling on the... 737 Views / 34 Replies  
Apparently DOJ is appealing the ruling on the Special Master.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 8, 2022 at 09:25 PM, in Political/War Lounge
The worry then is that they will opt to go... 5,630 Views / 121 Replies  
The worry then is that they will opt to go nuclear to save the face of defeat. Putin will not want to look so weak that the Mighty Russia can possibly lose to a Ukraine they told their people they'd...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 8, 2022 at 09:22 PM, in Political/War Lounge
If we don't get the Tories out and then lock them... 624 Views / 51 Replies  
If we don't get the Tories out and then lock them all up and throw away the keys, they will be back to do this same shit again. In a perfect world, we'll give them a simultaneous taste of their own...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 7, 2022 at 08:13 PM, in Political/War Lounge
The UK is F****d 624 Views / 51 Replies  
At this point, the British Conservative Party isn't a political party any more, its just an embezzlement scheme to steal taxpayers money for its rich donors. Our new PM is as bad as the last one...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Sep 7, 2022 at 04:57 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I met him once because one of those residences is... 1,435 Views / 49 Replies  
I met him once because one of those residences is (was?) in Glastonbury. I think he might have had another one in Bath as well.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 31, 2022 at 08:08 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Ambient light sensor issue? 424,463 Views / 1,115 Replies  
Ambient light sensor issue?
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 31, 2022 at 08:04 PM, in MacNN Lounge
It will but thats fairly typical right wing... 1,255 Views / 31 Replies  
It will but thats fairly typical right wing behaviour. Attack the system that will punish you for being a dick before it punishes you and at least some folks will take your side because you're being...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 31, 2022 at 08:04 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Doesn't he start out by stealing and wrecking a... 1,255 Views / 31 Replies  
Doesn't he start out by stealing and wrecking a Ferrari chasing down Sean Connery? If thats a journey it happens pretty fast. Or is that your complaint? Isn't there a scene before that with a bomb...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 31, 2022 at 07:50 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Does anyone have any thoughts about Guns Akimbo.... 1,435 Views / 49 Replies  
Does anyone have any thoughts about Guns Akimbo. I liked it, everyone I have recommended it to didn't. Daniel Radcliffe seems to be the new Nic Cage in terms of doing films because they are...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 29, 2022 at 06:15 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I like her as an actor, shame about her politics.... 1,255 Views / 31 Replies  
I like her as an actor, shame about her politics.

Also, I have a soft spot for The Rock (The Nic Cage movie).
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 29, 2022 at 06:12 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Safer if you just shoot everyone you see. In case... 424,463 Views / 1,115 Replies  
Safer if you just shoot everyone you see. In case they plan to murder you.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 27, 2022 at 06:52 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The old ones vanish once they are superseded.... 908 Views / 12 Replies  
The old ones vanish once they are superseded. Usually anyway.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 24, 2022 at 06:36 PM, in MacNN Lounge
They should have had Michael Bay do it. Seems... 1,255 Views / 31 Replies  
They should have had Michael Bay do it. Seems like all he does is masturbate over the US military.




This seems to be the formula for all recent reboot/sequel/prequels. Just remake the...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 24, 2022 at 06:35 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Thats skipping a few versions. I'd expect some... 908 Views / 12 Replies  
Thats skipping a few versions. I'd expect some pain. There can't be too many Macs that will run Sierra and Monterey. Officially anyway.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 23, 2022 at 05:15 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I could be wrong but while they have compliant... 3,680 Views / 112 Replies  
I could be wrong but while they have compliant legislators to enact anti-abortion laws, I think the public support is required to keep those new laws in place. The Dems will probably look at that...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 14, 2022 at 07:04 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Hopefully the SC has the integrity to uphold that... 737 Views / 34 Replies  
Hopefully the SC has the integrity to uphold that logic. It certainly would be a very slippery slope (or precipitous drop) to give a POTUS that power. Especially Trump. I could see him planning a red...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 14, 2022 at 06:43 AM, in Political/War Lounge
From what I heard the statute that bans people... 737 Views / 34 Replies  
From what I heard the statute that bans people convicted of one of the crimes Trump might be charged with from holding office might be overrule by the constitution which has no restriction on...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 13, 2022 at 02:50 PM, in Political/War Lounge
He's being investigated for so much. Can he... 737 Views / 34 Replies  
He's being investigated for so much. Can he possibly get away with all of it? I really hope not. Throw away the key.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Aug 12, 2022 at 03:37 AM, in Political/War Lounge
What if the US split in two (mostly) along party... 1,560 Views / 76 Replies  
What if the US split in two (mostly) along party lines? The blue half would be something dull like the New United States of America, the red half would be The United Trumps of Trumpmurica or...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Jul 8, 2022 at 06:08 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Across a range of vendors, the two terms are... 1,643 Views / 9 Replies  
Across a range of vendors, the two terms are likely to be interchangeable.
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Jul 2, 2022 at 04:24 AM, in MacNN Lounge
You just know there will be a suit claiming that... 3,680 Views / 112 Replies  
You just know there will be a suit claiming that maintenance or upkeep of the land will somehow make it so the feds are paying for it.
Could Biden establish some sort of legally official scientific...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Jun 29, 2022 at 04:11 AM, in Political/War Lounge
I'm not seeing how weapons changed the dynamic... 3,680 Views / 112 Replies  
I'm not seeing how weapons changed the dynamic between men and women.
Keeping women barefoot and pregnant is a longstanding control mechanism employed to serve the fragile male ego and most likely...
Posted by Waragainstsleep, on Jun 27, 2022 at 05:58 PM, in Political/War Lounge
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