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#173 - Abs really only have to do with bodyfat percentage. I know som…  [+] (2 new replies) 06/09/2014 on /fit/ goes to a fight 0
#188 - devout feminist (06/09/2014) [-]
6'5" and only 130 pounds? Guy must have hollow bones or some shit.
User avatar #189 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
Well if you saw how skinny he was, you'd understand. He looks malnourished.
#71767 - Richard Dawkins wouldn't even be in my book, and I'm an atheis…  [+] (9 new replies) 06/09/2014 on Religion Board 0
User avatar #71784 - syrianassassin (06/09/2014) [-]
still what i said is true, if richard dawkins is in the book we will see a total ape shit supporting him as number 1
User avatar #71785 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
I disagree with that. Richard Dawkins is pretty respected by a lot of people, but I don't know anyone who would support him as the most influential person ever. Or even in the top 10 for that matter.
User avatar #71786 - syrianassassin (06/09/2014) [-]
all do i want to imply and if you understood, if he was in that book as number 1
the whole world will go ape shit
END
User avatar #71787 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
........

No

They wouldn't.

No one would give a shit.

Because it's a book.

A book that no one knows about.

Your hypothetical situation doesn't make any sense.
#71788 - syrianassassin (06/09/2014) [-]
...........

YES

THEY WOULD

THEY GIVE A SHIT

BECAUSE IT PROVES SOMETHING AND GIVES MORALS TO OTHERS

A BOOK THAT ALLOT OF PEOPLE NOW

YOU ARE JUST BEING STUPID AND PATHETIC AND TRYING TO MAKE NOT A SINGLE SENSE WITHOUT ACCEPTING THE FACT THAT HAPPENS NOW
User avatar #71789 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
Okay, I'll try this from a different angle then.

Say there was a news station, that decided that they were going to make a 100 most influential persons list and show it across the nation. And they put Richard Dawkins as number 1. Most people would either
1. Not know who that is
2. Not care
3. Realize it's just wrong and stupid and move on with their lives.

The bottom line is that he is in no way the most influential, and no one would ever claim that he is, so that point is moot.
#71790 - syrianassassin (06/09/2014) [-]
hey hey don't put shit into different direction, that book of famous 100 people is known to many people, if you dont know then go read and have knowledge.

if you want to ignore and act like a heretic then go, you are just turning into one of the stupid people on the face of the earth


pathetic leeches riddled with filth.
User avatar #71791 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
I put it into a direction that would make the list you are talking about known to more people. It doesn't alter the argument, just he circumstances.

You cannot be argued with.

You are always right.

Allahu Akbar

Allah is great

All that dribble and nonsense.
#71792 - syrianassassin (06/09/2014) [-]
yes

allah is the greatest

even you heretic hate it, your word does not harm him ye heretical faggot

now go be idiot and cringe in another place
#71766 - It's true, but I'm stubborn.  [+] (1 new reply) 06/09/2014 on Religion Board 0
#71768 - fisefraeser (06/09/2014) [-]
Yeah, you're not the only one. I find it hilarious that those two are set on that everything atheist, or everything that doesn't go along with their beliefs, is cringe/stupid, while those two are the most cringe inducing users on this site, and that says a lot.
#71765 - I never said Mao was white.  [+] (2 new replies) 06/09/2014 on Religion Board 0
#71770 - dehumanizer (06/09/2014) [-]
why would a white suprepmasist put a gook in his list then?
User avatar #71771 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
Most white supremacists don't hate Asians or even middle easterners. They just thinks whites are obviously better.

Regardless, this link is a pretty shit link.
#14422 - Sure is, I've always kind of neglected the deadlift so I've be…  [+] (2 new replies) 06/09/2014 on Fitness - muscle and... +1
User avatar #14423 - studbeefpile (06/09/2014) [-]
Nice man.

The piece of advice I'd give you, coming from someone who was stuck at 405 for a long ass time (I'm pulling 440 now), is as soon as you stop hitting PRs every week, change it up. Stop attempting 1RMs, and just switch to rep training, even high rep training. Sets of 8, 10, and even 12 are legitimately fantastic for improving your deadlift, that's how I got out of my almost year long plateau.
User avatar #14424 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
Awesome, I'll try that thanks.

I've been going for 5RM recently, doing a lot of 5x5 work. But yesterday I had just decided to do a ladder with DL's. 1-2-3-4-5-4-3-2-1, and manged to hit 305 then 315 on the last two sets.

Appreciate the advice.
#71756 - Well there are lots of problems with his list, the link itself…  [+] (14 new replies) 06/09/2014 on Religion Board 0
#71763 - fisefraeser (06/09/2014) [-]
Syrian can't critique sources and gets mad when other people do it - same with dehumanizer. You'd have better luck discussing about the link with a half dead turtle.
User avatar #71766 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
It's true, but I'm stubborn.
#71768 - fisefraeser (06/09/2014) [-]
Yeah, you're not the only one. I find it hilarious that those two are set on that everything atheist, or everything that doesn't go along with their beliefs, is cringe/stupid, while those two are the most cringe inducing users on this site, and that says a lot.
#71757 - syrianassassin (06/09/2014) [-]
oh wow, if it was Richard dawkins is number one, i am sure the world atheist will shout as he is a true hero. and everything for the writer will always be supported, but yeah this is life, welcome to the 21 century when lies sit above the truth, honesty is lost. and trust is done to make benefit
[x] doubt

let me see richard dawkins in that book as number one and i will prove him wrong, i will see a total ape shit against me
User avatar #71767 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
Richard Dawkins wouldn't even be in my book, and I'm an atheist. Like I said, it's a matter of opinion. Not "truth".
User avatar #71784 - syrianassassin (06/09/2014) [-]
still what i said is true, if richard dawkins is in the book we will see a total ape shit supporting him as number 1
User avatar #71785 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
I disagree with that. Richard Dawkins is pretty respected by a lot of people, but I don't know anyone who would support him as the most influential person ever. Or even in the top 10 for that matter.
User avatar #71786 - syrianassassin (06/09/2014) [-]
all do i want to imply and if you understood, if he was in that book as number 1
the whole world will go ape shit
END
User avatar #71787 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
........

No

They wouldn't.

No one would give a shit.

Because it's a book.

A book that no one knows about.

Your hypothetical situation doesn't make any sense.
#71788 - syrianassassin (06/09/2014) [-]
...........

YES

THEY WOULD

THEY GIVE A SHIT

BECAUSE IT PROVES SOMETHING AND GIVES MORALS TO OTHERS

A BOOK THAT ALLOT OF PEOPLE NOW

YOU ARE JUST BEING STUPID AND PATHETIC AND TRYING TO MAKE NOT A SINGLE SENSE WITHOUT ACCEPTING THE FACT THAT HAPPENS NOW
User avatar #71789 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
Okay, I'll try this from a different angle then.

Say there was a news station, that decided that they were going to make a 100 most influential persons list and show it across the nation. And they put Richard Dawkins as number 1. Most people would either
1. Not know who that is
2. Not care
3. Realize it's just wrong and stupid and move on with their lives.

The bottom line is that he is in no way the most influential, and no one would ever claim that he is, so that point is moot.
#71790 - syrianassassin (06/09/2014) [-]
hey hey don't put shit into different direction, that book of famous 100 people is known to many people, if you dont know then go read and have knowledge.

if you want to ignore and act like a heretic then go, you are just turning into one of the stupid people on the face of the earth


pathetic leeches riddled with filth.
User avatar #71791 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
I put it into a direction that would make the list you are talking about known to more people. It doesn't alter the argument, just he circumstances.

You cannot be argued with.

You are always right.

Allahu Akbar

Allah is great

All that dribble and nonsense.
#71792 - syrianassassin (06/09/2014) [-]
yes

allah is the greatest

even you heretic hate it, your word does not harm him ye heretical faggot

now go be idiot and cringe in another place
#71754 - He actually makes a valid point. Being a white separatist and …  [+] (20 new replies) 06/09/2014 on Religion Board 0
#71759 - dehumanizer (06/09/2014) [-]
>Mao
>white
User avatar #71765 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
I never said Mao was white.
#71770 - dehumanizer (06/09/2014) [-]
why would a white suprepmasist put a gook in his list then?
User avatar #71771 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
Most white supremacists don't hate Asians or even middle easterners. They just thinks whites are obviously better.

Regardless, this link is a pretty shit link.
User avatar #71755 - syrianassassin (06/09/2014) [-]
so being white and separatist will make all his opinion wrong?
User avatar #71756 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
Well there are lots of problems with his list, the link itself, and with your logic.

1. It could be incredibly biased because of his personal views
2. The list only states how people are influential, not necessarily correct or "good"
3. The site is called "Muslim bulletin", so that shows that the information that you are receiving is, itself, biased.
4. Being influential doesn't really mean anything other then they effected history in a large way.

I would agree that Muhammad is an incredibly influential figure, as he spawned one of the largest religions of the modern world, along with Jesus, Buddha, and Abraham (all mentioned in the list fairly close to Muhammad). But I honestly wouldn't have ranked him at the number 1 spot. This sort of list comes down, largely, to opinion. Thus it is hard to use as a piece for an argument.
#71763 - fisefraeser (06/09/2014) [-]
Syrian can't critique sources and gets mad when other people do it - same with dehumanizer. You'd have better luck discussing about the link with a half dead turtle.
User avatar #71766 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
It's true, but I'm stubborn.
#71768 - fisefraeser (06/09/2014) [-]
Yeah, you're not the only one. I find it hilarious that those two are set on that everything atheist, or everything that doesn't go along with their beliefs, is cringe/stupid, while those two are the most cringe inducing users on this site, and that says a lot.
#71757 - syrianassassin (06/09/2014) [-]
oh wow, if it was Richard dawkins is number one, i am sure the world atheist will shout as he is a true hero. and everything for the writer will always be supported, but yeah this is life, welcome to the 21 century when lies sit above the truth, honesty is lost. and trust is done to make benefit
[x] doubt

let me see richard dawkins in that book as number one and i will prove him wrong, i will see a total ape shit against me
User avatar #71767 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
Richard Dawkins wouldn't even be in my book, and I'm an atheist. Like I said, it's a matter of opinion. Not "truth".
User avatar #71784 - syrianassassin (06/09/2014) [-]
still what i said is true, if richard dawkins is in the book we will see a total ape shit supporting him as number 1
User avatar #71785 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
I disagree with that. Richard Dawkins is pretty respected by a lot of people, but I don't know anyone who would support him as the most influential person ever. Or even in the top 10 for that matter.
User avatar #71786 - syrianassassin (06/09/2014) [-]
all do i want to imply and if you understood, if he was in that book as number 1
the whole world will go ape shit
END
User avatar #71787 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
........

No

They wouldn't.

No one would give a shit.

Because it's a book.

A book that no one knows about.

Your hypothetical situation doesn't make any sense.
#71788 - syrianassassin (06/09/2014) [-]
...........

YES

THEY WOULD

THEY GIVE A SHIT

BECAUSE IT PROVES SOMETHING AND GIVES MORALS TO OTHERS

A BOOK THAT ALLOT OF PEOPLE NOW

YOU ARE JUST BEING STUPID AND PATHETIC AND TRYING TO MAKE NOT A SINGLE SENSE WITHOUT ACCEPTING THE FACT THAT HAPPENS NOW
User avatar #71789 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
Okay, I'll try this from a different angle then.

Say there was a news station, that decided that they were going to make a 100 most influential persons list and show it across the nation. And they put Richard Dawkins as number 1. Most people would either
1. Not know who that is
2. Not care
3. Realize it's just wrong and stupid and move on with their lives.

The bottom line is that he is in no way the most influential, and no one would ever claim that he is, so that point is moot.
#71790 - syrianassassin (06/09/2014) [-]
hey hey don't put shit into different direction, that book of famous 100 people is known to many people, if you dont know then go read and have knowledge.

if you want to ignore and act like a heretic then go, you are just turning into one of the stupid people on the face of the earth


pathetic leeches riddled with filth.
User avatar #71791 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
I put it into a direction that would make the list you are talking about known to more people. It doesn't alter the argument, just he circumstances.

You cannot be argued with.

You are always right.

Allahu Akbar

Allah is great

All that dribble and nonsense.
#71792 - syrianassassin (06/09/2014) [-]
yes

allah is the greatest

even you heretic hate it, your word does not harm him ye heretical faggot

now go be idiot and cringe in another place
#38 - Goddamn, more like Swolepert 06/09/2014 on swampert +9
#31 - I don't think he's kidding because a lot of places actually us… 06/09/2014 on (untitled) +21
#71743 - I like the way black science man Neil Degrasse Tyson, I … 06/08/2014 on Religion Board 0
#71741 - It may seem silly to you that I say that, but it's just my hyp…  [+] (1 new reply) 06/08/2014 on Religion Board 0
User avatar #71742 - revengeforfreeze (06/08/2014) [-]
Yeah, I get what you mean.

Mm. Yes. Truth is heavy to bear. Oh well, one does what one has to
#14420 - Managed to Deadlift 315 earlier for the first time. Making progress.  [+] (4 new replies) 06/08/2014 on Fitness - muscle and... +1
User avatar #14421 - studbeefpile (06/09/2014) [-]
Nice dude. Hitting up those first 3 wheels.

Next stop, 405, eh?
User avatar #14422 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
Sure is, I've always kind of neglected the deadlift so I've been hitting PR's every week or so now that I've been really hitting it.
User avatar #14423 - studbeefpile (06/09/2014) [-]
Nice man.

The piece of advice I'd give you, coming from someone who was stuck at 405 for a long ass time (I'm pulling 440 now), is as soon as you stop hitting PRs every week, change it up. Stop attempting 1RMs, and just switch to rep training, even high rep training. Sets of 8, 10, and even 12 are legitimately fantastic for improving your deadlift, that's how I got out of my almost year long plateau.
User avatar #14424 - marinepenguin (06/09/2014) [-]
Awesome, I'll try that thanks.

I've been going for 5RM recently, doing a lot of 5x5 work. But yesterday I had just decided to do a ladder with DL's. 1-2-3-4-5-4-3-2-1, and manged to hit 305 then 315 on the last two sets.

Appreciate the advice.
#116 - That's understandable, after seeing so many people just be bla… 06/08/2014 on Is it worth it? 0
#71739 - I agree with you on what you have said. But I do think that si…  [+] (3 new replies) 06/08/2014 on Religion Board 0
User avatar #71740 - revengeforfreeze (06/08/2014) [-]
I.. guess we could.

Yeah, I guess that's the route we're going to have to take, almost all of us, really. What else is there?

mmmmmmmyes that too
User avatar #71741 - marinepenguin (06/08/2014) [-]
It may seem silly to you that I say that, but it's just my hypothesis. People need a purpose to move on with their lives. a goal to strive towards. So for me, while I realize my existence is pretty much pointless, it comforts me think I can make a difference on a small scale.

Ignorance is bliss?
User avatar #71742 - revengeforfreeze (06/08/2014) [-]
Yeah, I get what you mean.

Mm. Yes. Truth is heavy to bear. Oh well, one does what one has to
#71727 - Well when pertaining to those topics, I think people need to h…  [+] (5 new replies) 06/08/2014 on Religion Board 0
User avatar #71729 - revengeforfreeze (06/08/2014) [-]
Yes. I think it's actually near impossible, if not completely impossible to find secular purpose. People say enjoy life and all that, but I think in the end they will find the void still as glaring as ever. That's just my idea though. I'm not sure what grown ups do, or if this is just my teenage brain speaking, but this is what I've experienced.

Yeah, I actually think some people simply can't handle that worldview where there is no real justice... I know, I know fedora tip etc blah blah euphoric but that's just my thought.. because I talked to a Christian guy who basically based.. his strongest argument for God on morality, that if there was no absolute morality then God would not be the absolute authority or something.. I mean, I respect peoples belief, but I can see how it at surface seems like a horrific impossible way to live, saying there's no justice.

User avatar #71739 - marinepenguin (06/08/2014) [-]
I agree with you on what you have said. But I do think that since we have become sentient being, we can create our own purposes in a way.

I like to think that I'm going to make myself the best me I can be, physically and mentally. I also have made it a point to help others whenever possible. Doing these things give my life some meaning. So while in the grand scheme of things, my life is utterly pointless, I can at least make those lives around me a little better.

But like I stated before, most people can't see the whole scheme of things, and realize how utterly insignificant we are in this massive universe we inhabit.
User avatar #71740 - revengeforfreeze (06/08/2014) [-]
I.. guess we could.

Yeah, I guess that's the route we're going to have to take, almost all of us, really. What else is there?

mmmmmmmyes that too
User avatar #71741 - marinepenguin (06/08/2014) [-]
It may seem silly to you that I say that, but it's just my hypothesis. People need a purpose to move on with their lives. a goal to strive towards. So for me, while I realize my existence is pretty much pointless, it comforts me think I can make a difference on a small scale.

Ignorance is bliss?
User avatar #71742 - revengeforfreeze (06/08/2014) [-]
Yeah, I get what you mean.

Mm. Yes. Truth is heavy to bear. Oh well, one does what one has to
#71725 - I can agree with that a bit. Humans have always filled topics …  [+] (7 new replies) 06/08/2014 on Religion Board 0
User avatar #71726 - revengeforfreeze (06/08/2014) [-]
Yes. I'm talking things that are more.. sensitive, as the issue of purpose, for example. Or justice.

Huh. I actually disbelieve most of those things, but one of them may be true. I'm supposed to believe what's true after all, if one of them turns out to be true, then so be it of course.
User avatar #71727 - marinepenguin (06/08/2014) [-]
Well when pertaining to those topics, I think people need to have a sense of purpose, a sense of meaning. And people also need a kind of order. Because if you don't believe that there is a god and we are here only because we have evolved, we don't have any purpose other then to simply survive. Most people find that to be depressing, they can't accept something like that, so creating the idea of a God would give them purpose, direction, and a code to stand by.

As for justice, the same with purpose, there really is no such thing as justice outside of our human society. For us, if there is no law or ultimate justice, then what is to stop others from simply killing or destroying anything that they please? Once again the whole idea that there is no order, and it's anarchy within the world is a terrible idea for most people. And a God, which brings an idea of an afterlife depending on how "well" you lived your life helps push people in certain directions.

This is just my personal theory.
User avatar #71729 - revengeforfreeze (06/08/2014) [-]
Yes. I think it's actually near impossible, if not completely impossible to find secular purpose. People say enjoy life and all that, but I think in the end they will find the void still as glaring as ever. That's just my idea though. I'm not sure what grown ups do, or if this is just my teenage brain speaking, but this is what I've experienced.

Yeah, I actually think some people simply can't handle that worldview where there is no real justice... I know, I know fedora tip etc blah blah euphoric but that's just my thought.. because I talked to a Christian guy who basically based.. his strongest argument for God on morality, that if there was no absolute morality then God would not be the absolute authority or something.. I mean, I respect peoples belief, but I can see how it at surface seems like a horrific impossible way to live, saying there's no justice.

User avatar #71739 - marinepenguin (06/08/2014) [-]
I agree with you on what you have said. But I do think that since we have become sentient being, we can create our own purposes in a way.

I like to think that I'm going to make myself the best me I can be, physically and mentally. I also have made it a point to help others whenever possible. Doing these things give my life some meaning. So while in the grand scheme of things, my life is utterly pointless, I can at least make those lives around me a little better.

But like I stated before, most people can't see the whole scheme of things, and realize how utterly insignificant we are in this massive universe we inhabit.
User avatar #71740 - revengeforfreeze (06/08/2014) [-]
I.. guess we could.

Yeah, I guess that's the route we're going to have to take, almost all of us, really. What else is there?

mmmmmmmyes that too
User avatar #71741 - marinepenguin (06/08/2014) [-]
It may seem silly to you that I say that, but it's just my hypothesis. People need a purpose to move on with their lives. a goal to strive towards. So for me, while I realize my existence is pretty much pointless, it comforts me think I can make a difference on a small scale.

Ignorance is bliss?
User avatar #71742 - revengeforfreeze (06/08/2014) [-]
Yeah, I get what you mean.

Mm. Yes. Truth is heavy to bear. Oh well, one does what one has to
#93 - Most of the guys that I see do this are the guys who put up se… 06/08/2014 on You know who you are +2
#77 - Situps are completely unnecessary at his size. Stick to your s… 06/08/2014 on workout motivation 0
#78 - A lot of Americans guys tend to over do the compliments. …  [+] (3 new replies) 06/08/2014 on You know who you are -3
User avatar #103 - maton (06/08/2014) [-]
Every comment in every adult webcam site in a nutshell.
#92 - devout feminist (06/08/2014) [-]
Yeah I can imagine the super beta neckbeards doing that.
Most people are really casual when asking for a date.
User avatar #93 - marinepenguin (06/08/2014) [-]
Most of the guys that I see do this are the guys who put up selfies and try to act all sensitive. Yea most people are normal about it, but these guys I see in just as many numbers as the guys who are ghetto in asking for dates.
#14413 - Mental toughness, a feeling of control and responsibility over…  [+] (1 new reply) 06/08/2014 on Fitness - muscle and... +1
#14914 - devout feminist (07/08/2014) [-]
#114 - I have agreed with literally everything you have said, especia…  [+] (2 new replies) 06/08/2014 on Is it worth it? 0
#115 - dwarfman (06/08/2014) [-]
I do the same thing, I don't have the patience half the time Lurking here recently I've seen utter bullshit from anti-vaccinations, Nazi Antifeminism, Jews behind 9/11, Holocaust didn't happen, and a bunch of other shit that even if I sat down and spoke with them calmly and presented evidence they'd still call me a Shill/Jew sympathizer. and as a result come off as being a prick. Which in truth I am. Brain Dunning may advocate treating tinfoil hat wearers nicely, I however do not.
User avatar #116 - marinepenguin (06/08/2014) [-]
That's understandable, after seeing so many people just be blatantly wrong or ignorant about things and I'm sure I'm like that in many subjects , I also tend to have a short fuse in certain situations.

No offense was taken on my side.
#82 - Jesus you misunderstood my entire post. I wasn't putting forth…  [+] (12 new replies) 06/07/2014 on Is it worth it? 0
#86 - dwarfman (06/07/2014) [-]
Rome post Caesar was less corrupt? Are you SHITTING ME? Let's look at the man himself: Knocked up a foreign leader and gave her claim on the empire that lead to a massive civil war in his death, real paragon of a just society there. The same people that killed Julius ruled afterwords, until Augustus brought them into line, yet his enlightened rule started the decline of representation in the empire, and left them with Emperors such as Caligula, and Nero. Bye the time the empire was in free fall the each legion named an Emperor even while the barbarian hordes beset them! All this in an atmosphere of racism and distrust of foreigners that caused them to betray the Goths and led them to sack Rome. Yeah society real enlightened after Caesar lemme tell ya what.

As for the rest: Society becomes apathetic, the system becomes corrupt. This happened to us in the 1920s, and led to the Great Depression. If it wasn't for the strong leadership of FDR we wouldn't have emerged from that. At the same time we had actual fascist sympathizers who wished to install such a regime in our country, anarchists, and communists (who actually had an argue as capitalism had "failed). Today is the same fucking thing with the Tea party replacing the fascists, ultra liberals calling for socialism, and idiots willing to listen to either. No a fucking purge is not the key. We needed an FDR instead we got two Taft presidents and a pack of idiots convinced their parties are the key, and will only make it worse.
User avatar #114 - marinepenguin (06/08/2014) [-]
I have agreed with literally everything you have said, especially in the rest of your comments with derpination. I just think I have presented my points awfully.
#115 - dwarfman (06/08/2014) [-]
I do the same thing, I don't have the patience half the time Lurking here recently I've seen utter bullshit from anti-vaccinations, Nazi Antifeminism, Jews behind 9/11, Holocaust didn't happen, and a bunch of other shit that even if I sat down and spoke with them calmly and presented evidence they'd still call me a Shill/Jew sympathizer. and as a result come off as being a prick. Which in truth I am. Brain Dunning may advocate treating tinfoil hat wearers nicely, I however do not.
User avatar #116 - marinepenguin (06/08/2014) [-]
That's understandable, after seeing so many people just be blatantly wrong or ignorant about things and I'm sure I'm like that in many subjects , I also tend to have a short fuse in certain situations.

No offense was taken on my side.
User avatar #102 - dwarfman (06/07/2014) [-]
Also fuck off Derpination, present a counter argument or stop being a cunt.
#103 - derpination (06/07/2014) [-]
Well... Julius Caesar was really meant to be an example of a great leader, somebody who ultimately led (Despite corruption) Rome to be better off than it originally was.

Some comments seem to talk about aggression and war, but that's not really true. War does NOT make a civilisation powerful. Expansion and technology makes a civilisation powerful. Why are we so busy fighting these wars over a world of limited resources when there are billions of planets out there waiting to be cultivated, if only we could figure out how to put the pieces we have together?

I assure you, however, I meant Julius Caesar in the sense of being a great and popular leader who gave his civilisation a real direction. Maybe it doesn't need to be a great leader - the US was founded on the Constitution, after all. My point is, however, that we need a common goal... we need direction.
#104 - dwarfman (06/07/2014) [-]
Neither side has presented a leader worth a damn to fall in line behind. Even worse you have the pretenders that small minorities treat like a messiah Fuck you Ron Paul . Julius is a poor example. Augustus walked into Rome, proclaimed himself as Emperor, beat down Marc and his whore, added Egypt into the empire, then proceeded to piss all over the senate and their corrupt ways.

As of right now Teddy and FDR are rolling in their graves, and we still haven't reregulated those responsible. You talked about red tape? Yeah the average joe blow doesn't need it, even if you fuck up only your shit is at risk, with the largest companies, they fuck up we're all at risk.
#106 - derpination (06/07/2014) [-]
If we gain more resources, it will give people more freedom with their money, and it will allow them to do what they really want to. But that can't happen under our current system - we have government elects for 4 or 5 years who sell out to try and remain in office.

Meanwhile, we have banks telling the whole economy how much it needs them, whilst at the same time bleeding it dry. It all needs to change.
User avatar #107 - dwarfman (06/07/2014) [-]
The founders separated Church and State, they failed to separate the third: Business. The Federal government, as set up by Teddy, and continued by every president Red or blue, until the second rate actor Regan, were supposed to be watch dogs. Simple laws would fix this: term limits, remove citizens united, forbid senators/congressmen/presidents from becoming lobbyists when they retire. Our parents allowed this to happen when they put Regan in power, and now we're feeling the consequences.

We some how manage to fix that, the rest will fall into place. The biggest threat to our freedoms will always be internal, our founders warned us about that. You want me to even go futurist here? If we finally tackle the corruption, we'll have a new enemy: China, and would have to combat their undo influence on us. I want that to happen, I want the second cold war as it would be the catalyst to spur advancement.
#108 - derpination (06/07/2014) [-]
Firstly, I completely agree with the statement on banks, and with Reagan - in fact, it can be traced back to the repeal of the 1933 Glass-Steagall act, which separated commercial and investment banking en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glass%E2%80%93Steagall_Legislation

Secondly, whilst I agree that wars generally do lead to advancements in technology, why does it have to be this way? Why can't we (I'm a Brit, by the way, but I include the US and the EU as a team) just go and start doing our own thing without giving a care to China? Why do we need the fear of war to do great things?
#109 - dwarfman (06/07/2014) [-]
Competition and Strife breed innovation. Ya know why Europeans and the Chinese were more advanced than Africa or the new world? In the later they had plenty of resources and conflicts weren't a matter of life or death for the populace With the big exception of Mexico, as the Aztecs sought to sacrifice their neighbors to their gods, consequently they were far more advanced than most. Europe has had ethnic strife for it's entire existence, and if you'd notice technological advancement in the Roman empire slowed to a crawl when they basically owned the world. China had the same environment during the waring states period, then again when the mongol tribes threatened their northern boarder.

Now it doesn't need to be war. You know how those hippie bastards say civilization will end when we run out of oil? That's fucking dumb. When it even starts to show that it is unsustainable Here's a hint: that's now , the economy will respond and innovate. Right now we have two big energy companies that are seeking alternatives: Shell and Exxon-Mobile. Ya know why their gas costs so much more? They're offsetting their R&D budgets.

That's the crux of what causes human beings to technologically advance: To take what your neighbor has, to defend against your neighbors, or mother nature decides she really doesn't like us.

Zombie Reagan semirelated.
#105 - derpination (06/07/2014) [-]
Then perhaps Augustus is a far better example - I won't refute that. And I completely agree with you - you look at arseholes like Dick Fuld who collapsed a major bank and plunged thousands into debt and home repossession, I completely agree. And yet, at the same time, you have people like my professors (Physicists) trying to figure out how the universe works, who barely get to see their own kids because they spend so long studying and researching.

We need to take money away from all the finance and the faff and bureaucracy, and we need to give it to expansive industries - space flight, particle physics, chemical companies, computing, etc etc... and we need to use those new technologies to expand our resources (For example, Virgin Galactic is looking to try to start mining asteroids - something I wholeheartedly agree with).
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User avatar #80 - dwarfman (06/07/2014) [-]
We need a purge? Cite me an instance in history were that fucking worked. Every time they came promising the world only to be stabbed in the back, or corrupted themselves. No your childish notions of how to save the world will doom us all.
User avatar #82 - marinepenguin (06/07/2014) [-]
Jesus you misunderstood my entire post. I wasn't putting forth a way to "save the world", I was putting forth the fact that like rome before Caesar, our government is corrupt as fuck. And was defending the fact that the original comment wasn't advocating for a dictator.

The simple fact of humanity, and the world, is that everything deteriorates, becomes corrupt, and eventually declines.
#86 - dwarfman (06/07/2014) [-]
Rome post Caesar was less corrupt? Are you SHITTING ME? Let's look at the man himself: Knocked up a foreign leader and gave her claim on the empire that lead to a massive civil war in his death, real paragon of a just society there. The same people that killed Julius ruled afterwords, until Augustus brought them into line, yet his enlightened rule started the decline of representation in the empire, and left them with Emperors such as Caligula, and Nero. Bye the time the empire was in free fall the each legion named an Emperor even while the barbarian hordes beset them! All this in an atmosphere of racism and distrust of foreigners that caused them to betray the Goths and led them to sack Rome. Yeah society real enlightened after Caesar lemme tell ya what.

As for the rest: Society becomes apathetic, the system becomes corrupt. This happened to us in the 1920s, and led to the Great Depression. If it wasn't for the strong leadership of FDR we wouldn't have emerged from that. At the same time we had actual fascist sympathizers who wished to install such a regime in our country, anarchists, and communists (who actually had an argue as capitalism had "failed). Today is the same fucking thing with the Tea party replacing the fascists, ultra liberals calling for socialism, and idiots willing to listen to either. No a fucking purge is not the key. We needed an FDR instead we got two Taft presidents and a pack of idiots convinced their parties are the key, and will only make it worse.
User avatar #114 - marinepenguin (06/08/2014) [-]
I have agreed with literally everything you have said, especially in the rest of your comments with derpination. I just think I have presented my points awfully.
#115 - dwarfman (06/08/2014) [-]
I do the same thing, I don't have the patience half the time Lurking here recently I've seen utter bullshit from anti-vaccinations, Nazi Antifeminism, Jews behind 9/11, Holocaust didn't happen, and a bunch of other shit that even if I sat down and spoke with them calmly and presented evidence they'd still call me a Shill/Jew sympathizer. and as a result come off as being a prick. Which in truth I am. Brain Dunning may advocate treating tinfoil hat wearers nicely, I however do not.
User avatar #116 - marinepenguin (06/08/2014) [-]
That's understandable, after seeing so many people just be blatantly wrong or ignorant about things and I'm sure I'm like that in many subjects , I also tend to have a short fuse in certain situations.

No offense was taken on my side.
User avatar #102 - dwarfman (06/07/2014) [-]
Also fuck off Derpination, present a counter argument or stop being a cunt.
#103 - derpination (06/07/2014) [-]
Well... Julius Caesar was really meant to be an example of a great leader, somebody who ultimately led (Despite corruption) Rome to be better off than it originally was.

Some comments seem to talk about aggression and war, but that's not really true. War does NOT make a civilisation powerful. Expansion and technology makes a civilisation powerful. Why are we so busy fighting these wars over a world of limited resources when there are billions of planets out there waiting to be cultivated, if only we could figure out how to put the pieces we have together?

I assure you, however, I meant Julius Caesar in the sense of being a great and popular leader who gave his civilisation a real direction. Maybe it doesn't need to be a great leader - the US was founded on the Constitution, after all. My point is, however, that we need a common goal... we need direction.
#104 - dwarfman (06/07/2014) [-]
Neither side has presented a leader worth a damn to fall in line behind. Even worse you have the pretenders that small minorities treat like a messiah Fuck you Ron Paul . Julius is a poor example. Augustus walked into Rome, proclaimed himself as Emperor, beat down Marc and his whore, added Egypt into the empire, then proceeded to piss all over the senate and their corrupt ways.

As of right now Teddy and FDR are rolling in their graves, and we still haven't reregulated those responsible. You talked about red tape? Yeah the average joe blow doesn't need it, even if you fuck up only your shit is at risk, with the largest companies, they fuck up we're all at risk.
#106 - derpination (06/07/2014) [-]
If we gain more resources, it will give people more freedom with their money, and it will allow them to do what they really want to. But that can't happen under our current system - we have government elects for 4 or 5 years who sell out to try and remain in office.

Meanwhile, we have banks telling the whole economy how much it needs them, whilst at the same time bleeding it dry. It all needs to change.
User avatar #107 - dwarfman (06/07/2014) [-]
The founders separated Church and State, they failed to separate the third: Business. The Federal government, as set up by Teddy, and continued by every president Red or blue, until the second rate actor Regan, were supposed to be watch dogs. Simple laws would fix this: term limits, remove citizens united, forbid senators/congressmen/presidents from becoming lobbyists when they retire. Our parents allowed this to happen when they put Regan in power, and now we're feeling the consequences.

We some how manage to fix that, the rest will fall into place. The biggest threat to our freedoms will always be internal, our founders warned us about that. You want me to even go futurist here? If we finally tackle the corruption, we'll have a new enemy: China, and would have to combat their undo influence on us. I want that to happen, I want the second cold war as it would be the catalyst to spur advancement.
#108 - derpination (06/07/2014) [-]
Firstly, I completely agree with the statement on banks, and with Reagan - in fact, it can be traced back to the repeal of the 1933 Glass-Steagall act, which separated commercial and investment banking en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glass%E2%80%93Steagall_Legislation

Secondly, whilst I agree that wars generally do lead to advancements in technology, why does it have to be this way? Why can't we (I'm a Brit, by the way, but I include the US and the EU as a team) just go and start doing our own thing without giving a care to China? Why do we need the fear of war to do great things?
#109 - dwarfman (06/07/2014) [-]
Competition and Strife breed innovation. Ya know why Europeans and the Chinese were more advanced than Africa or the new world? In the later they had plenty of resources and conflicts weren't a matter of life or death for the populace With the big exception of Mexico, as the Aztecs sought to sacrifice their neighbors to their gods, consequently they were far more advanced than most. Europe has had ethnic strife for it's entire existence, and if you'd notice technological advancement in the Roman empire slowed to a crawl when they basically owned the world. China had the same environment during the waring states period, then again when the mongol tribes threatened their northern boarder.

Now it doesn't need to be war. You know how those hippie bastards say civilization will end when we run out of oil? That's fucking dumb. When it even starts to show that it is unsustainable Here's a hint: that's now , the economy will respond and innovate. Right now we have two big energy companies that are seeking alternatives: Shell and Exxon-Mobile. Ya know why their gas costs so much more? They're offsetting their R&D budgets.

That's the crux of what causes human beings to technologically advance: To take what your neighbor has, to defend against your neighbors, or mother nature decides she really doesn't like us.

Zombie Reagan semirelated.
#105 - derpination (06/07/2014) [-]
Then perhaps Augustus is a far better example - I won't refute that. And I completely agree with you - you look at arseholes like Dick Fuld who collapsed a major bank and plunged thousands into debt and home repossession, I completely agree. And yet, at the same time, you have people like my professors (Physicists) trying to figure out how the universe works, who barely get to see their own kids because they spend so long studying and researching.

We need to take money away from all the finance and the faff and bureaucracy, and we need to give it to expansive industries - space flight, particle physics, chemical companies, computing, etc etc... and we need to use those new technologies to expand our resources (For example, Virgin Galactic is looking to try to start mining asteroids - something I wholeheartedly agree with).
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#100 - MrKittyKat (07/01/2014) [-]
Have some more u slut
User avatar #99 - MrKittyKat (07/01/2014) [-]
Oh you love this bread you dirty whore.
#98 - MrKittyKat (07/01/2014) [-]
ofc i wouldnt
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You thought this cat would stop with bread?
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I shall not stop. I shall not falter. OP will deliver. And you shall know his name forever.
User avatar #96 to #95 - marinepenguin (06/30/2014) [-]
This is a good time. Many laughs are to be had.
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I guess you like bread
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#94 to #93 - marinepenguin (06/30/2014) [-]
Oh god I thought you were done.
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User avatar #92 to #90 - marinepenguin (06/30/2014) [-]
That looks absolutely disgusting holy **** .
#88 - MrKittyKat (06/30/2014) [-]
Not stopping because you goddamn asked to be ********** . I will not stop. I shall not falter. Fuk u
User avatar #91 to #88 - marinepenguin (06/30/2014) [-]
Is it bread or is it ice cream!!!!???
#85 - MrKittyKat (06/30/2014) [-]
Have your 5 bread a day ************ .
User avatar #86 to #85 - marinepenguin (06/30/2014) [-]
Oh god no
#84 - MrKittyKat (06/30/2014) [-]
Do you like buttery bread you whore?
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Please stop omg
#83 - MrKittyKat (06/30/2014) [-]
Such ******** , Many bread. Wow.
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This isn't your average everyday *********** , this is...

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#80 - devout feminist (06/28/2014) [-]
guess who i am
User avatar #81 to #80 - marinepenguin (06/28/2014) [-]
considering my latest user on my profile is syrianassassin, I have no idea
User avatar #78 to #76 - marinepenguin (06/21/2014) [-]
oh wait I remember what this was for, you actually did it. Impressive.
User avatar #77 to #76 - marinepenguin (06/21/2014) [-]
hello
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Oh wow, I'm impressed.
User avatar #72 - wertgf (06/14/2014) [-]
I got the tentacuil thumbs back to 0 for you.
User avatar #73 to #72 - marinepenguin (06/14/2014) [-]
Thank you, it was more of an annoyance then anything. He thumbed down several boards.
User avatar #74 to #73 - wertgf (06/14/2014) [-]
I like to chill the music board and spam thumbing is really annoying.
#70 to #67 - Orc (06/11/2014) [-]
**Orc rolled image** You've got nothing on him.
#68 to #67 - marinepenguin (04/02/2014) [-]
This was like a month ago or so.
#69 to #68 - Orc (06/11/2014) [-]
**Orc rolled image** aaaaaaaaand I'm gay.
User avatar #71 to #69 - marinepenguin (06/11/2014) [-]
We'll hello friend
#65 - mescalona **User deleted account** (12/02/2013) [-]
Damn baby I wish you were my big toe, cause I'd be banging you on my coffee table tonight.
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Here's the 4channy thing viacotwelve
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Neeeyah! Ocean of text!
User avatar #64 to #63 - marinepenguin (04/08/2013) [-]
It's so gud dough.
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#55 - devout feminist (03/05/2013) [-]
lil wayne ******* sucks dumbass
#56 to #55 - marinepenguin (03/05/2013) [-]
I never said I liked Lil Wayne?
#57 to #56 - devout feminist (03/05/2013) [-]
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User avatar #58 to #57 - marinepenguin (03/05/2013) [-]
I don't remember this. Could you link it? Because there is only one song that I have in my collection that is Lil Wayne, because I don't like his music 99% of the time.
#59 to #58 - devout feminist (03/05/2013) [-]
cant find the comment no more you mustve deleted it
User avatar #60 to #59 - marinepenguin (03/05/2013) [-]
Whatever you say anon. But I can say from my own personal experience, that I do not enjoy Lil Wayne.
#51 - suckmyasssketche (03/05/2013) [-]
******* stop denying god piece of **** its not doing you any good youll pay in the end youll be sorry you denied him cus hes the only way to salvation and your too dumb to even accept his sacrifice instead your believing the universe started expanding out of nothing for no reason and then suddenly life appeared well i got news for you thats impossible you know it but you believe it anyways cus your too scared and hedonistic to accept the truth even tho the truth will set you free stupid as hell how could you not accpt it after all the proof instead your gonna accept a bunch of theories that dont have no proof that makes no sense you cant have sense without god none of your descisions will be rational because reason only exists because of god so how could u have reason without god you dont have anything without god you got nothing you wouldnt even exist if it werent for god and ur still gona deny him even tho hes the only reason you exist how dumb is that ill pray for you but it probably wont do any good cus uve abandoned reason cus you believe in evolution instead of god because you dont want god to be real cus you cant accept reality because atheism has polluted your mind and spirit made you hate the truth the truth is that jesus died for your sins its true whether you beleive or not cus its supported by all the evidence that you ignore because you accept evolution in its place you cant see the truth cus your blinded blind people cant even see the truth even when its right in front of them cus there blind and cant see anything but you can stop being blind if you accept jesus youll see for the first time and you trulybe enlightned cus the only to be enlightened is to accept the truth and the truth is jesus because everyone who accepts jesus sees the truth and becomes free you will no longer be a slave to sin and materialism cus god transcends all that because he exists outside space andtime cus he is all powerful and all good he will save you turn your life around
User avatar #53 to #51 - marinepenguin (03/05/2013) [-]
Oh, and I'm not even atheist. So everything you just said was silly.
User avatar #52 to #51 - marinepenguin (03/05/2013) [-]
Well alright.
#54 to #52 - suckmyasssketche (03/05/2013) [-]
ok well i am just warning you of the truth because the truth is the most important thing because if you dont accept the truth your not going to be going to heaven and being with god because you will in hell with satan where you will suffering all the time and it will be too late to change cus u let ur sins engulf you instead of resisting them and turning away from temptation which is what you would do if u accepted god instead of satan but instead you choose satan because you want to sin without consequeunces but the consequneces are coming regardless if wether u think they real or not cus the truth isnt based on your opinion it exists whether you like it or not and u will pay if u dont ackonwlege it cus ur too stubborn all you have to do is ask forgiveness jesus has made it so easy and you still wont even change your foolish cus youve been blinded by your sin and the lies of secular people they are not telling the truth to you evolution is not true fossils dont prove it fossils can be formed in less then 10000 years even though they telling you in school that it take million of year because they are lying and saying false things they dont want you to believe they want you to be like them they hate christ nd will do anyting to make it seem like christ isnt real but he is cus i can prove everything they saying is lies and what im saying right now is the truth
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