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Forum: The Internet 08-17-2018, 05:50 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 558
Posted By Flint
True: we are not smart enough to regulate...

True: we are not smart enough to regulate capitalism. We should be, we could be, but we're not. I think this issue is just a litmus test of how you feel about capitalism, market forces, and the role...
Forum: Nothingland 08-17-2018, 05:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 316
Posted By Flint
The only proper use of cheese on a hamburger is a...

The only proper use of cheese on a hamburger is a "western burger" with SWISS cheese, barbecue sauce and sautéd onions.

Putting cheese on a normal hamburger destroys the beef by saturating it with...
Forum: The Internet 08-17-2018, 04:49 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 558
Posted By Flint
If you decided to take the doors off of a prison,...

If you decided to take the doors off of a prison, would the inmates walk out, or stay inside? Regulations are a thing that stops business from doing what you *know* its gonna do. Maybe not in two...
Forum: Arts & Entertainment 08-17-2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,317
Posted By Flint
I was at a band practice, pulling up songs to...

I was at a band practice, pulling up songs to listen to specific chords, arrangement, etc., and every song I pulled up, an older guy said, "You have that?" or "You have that version?" --yes. I HAVE...
Forum: The Internet 08-17-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 558
Posted By Flint
So all those guys with business degrees will be...

So all those guys with business degrees will be so busy trying to out-maneuver each other, that they'll never be able to figure out how to extract more money from consumers, and/or build a business...
Forum: The Internet 08-17-2018, 02:23 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 558
Posted By Flint
This is a basic disagreement about what market...

This is a basic disagreement about what market forces do.

Either they are designed to "provide better stuff," or to "make money."
Forum: The Internet 08-17-2018, 01:28 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 558
Posted By Flint
So as long as you're a million times more...

So as long as you're a million times more powerful than CNN, you'll be fine!
Forum: The Internet 08-17-2018, 01:21 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 558
Posted By Flint
I believe that large-scale content providers are...

I believe that large-scale content providers are sophisticated enough to negotiate licensing deals with the regional ISP monopolies.
Forum: Nothingland 08-17-2018, 01:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 316
Posted By Flint
3) Name a food item that should never, ever, be...

3) Name a food item that should never, ever, be put on a burger but you have seen it done or on a real menu.

CHEESE
Forum: Nothingland 08-17-2018, 12:58 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 530
Posted By Flint
Every corner of our history and civilization is...

Every corner of our history and civilization is packed full of instances where the significance is complicated.
Forum: The Internet 08-17-2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 558
Posted By Flint
Remember when you could get any cable TV channel...

Remember when you could get any cable TV channel by pointing a big satellite dish at them, but then they scrambled it so you had to get a de-scrambler, or pay for the Cable companies box, but at...
Forum: Politics 08-17-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 29,503
Posted By Flint
The emotionally erratic ones who court public...

The emotionally erratic ones who court public opinion for their self aggrandizement are a bad risk for holding an active security clearance.
Are you talking about Trump there? I don't think there's...
Forum: Nothingland 08-15-2018, 05:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 530
Posted By Flint
I like Roark. Like all Rand characters, he...

I like Roark. Like all Rand characters, he cartoonishly adheres to stark principles, but they're good ones. Focus on an area you have passion for, and become an expert in that field. Do it because it...
Forum: Nothingland 08-15-2018, 04:10 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 530
Posted By Flint
But go for Siddhartha, or anything by Herman...

But go for Siddhartha, or anything by Herman Hesse, first.

The Glass Bead Game is a better Hesse book than Siddhartha.
Forum: Nothingland 08-15-2018, 04:07 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 530
Posted By Flint
In short, Fountainhead is a better Ayn Rand book...

In short, Fountainhead is a better Ayn Rand book than Atlas Shrugged.
Forum: Nothingland 08-15-2018, 04:02 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 530
Posted By Flint
I think Ayn Rand can be understood for what she...

I think Ayn Rand can be understood for what she was and what she represented, without being worshiped, vilified, or held accountable for who we think reads her books or what we think they got out of...
Forum: Nothingland 08-15-2018, 03:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 530
Posted By Flint
It isn't presented as a bad (or good) thing. It's...

It isn't presented as a bad (or good) thing. It's simply a relevant detail, insomuch as it speaks directly to the crux of her resentment-- the loss of wealth to social upheaval / application of...
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 07-20-2018, 03:42 PM
Replies: 1,465
Views: 187,842
Posted By Flint
Drew Barrymore. I know, but look again.

Drew Barrymore.

I know, but look again.
Forum: Relationships 07-08-2018, 01:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,326
Posted By Flint
You already know the answer.

You already know the answer.
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 07-03-2018, 04:43 PM
Replies: 1,386
Views: 335,820
Posted By Flint
dog: one more big job and I can get out of the...

dog: one more big job and I can get out of the game for good
Forum: Home Base 06-23-2018, 10:55 AM
Replies: 1,546
Views: 330,421
Posted By Flint
Vinnie Paul. I'm like wtf. No details....

Vinnie Paul.

I'm like wtf. No details. These guys were from my hometown, I partied with them-- they were totally down to earth, even after Pantera got big. First Dimebag, and now.. what happened?
Forum: Politics 06-20-2018, 03:25 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 29,503
Posted By Flint
Trump must have hit "the wall" (pun intended) if...

Trump must have hit "the wall" (pun intended) if he actually backs down from a position due to public outcry. Elections in 5 months? I don't think we'll forget "babies in cages" so soon, but hey I...
Forum: Creative Expression 06-20-2018, 03:21 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 29,086
Posted By Flint
Bass and Vocals seem like the most...

Bass and Vocals seem like the most un-complimentary parts of a composition, following completely different phrasing. Anyone who can do both parts with any competency is really impressive to me.


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Forum: Image of the Day 06-15-2018, 11:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 684
Posted By Flint
Wow. Is it possible to climb that thing?

Wow. Is it possible to climb that thing?
Forum: Relationships 06-15-2018, 11:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 981
Posted By Flint
I put vapor rub on my ruminations and now I jet...

I put vapor rub on my ruminations and now I jet my juice every time I cough.
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