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Post by Ben Mothafuckin' Reilly on Fri Apr 28, 2017 6:42 am

Best username ever.

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Post by Angry Andy on Fri Apr 28, 2017 7:24 am

Is it Tommy's brother or  Stormee?
The name would suit them.

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Post by eddie on Fri Apr 28, 2017 7:51 am

It will be a troll. And it's obvious who.

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Re: Welcome, NoTalentAssClown!

Post by Miffs2 on Fri Apr 28, 2017 8:11 am

eddie wrote:It will be a troll. And it's obvious who.


It is? Who ?
Bugger, I never know what's going on. Rolling Eyes
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Post by nicko on Fri Apr 28, 2017 10:02 am

Nor me !
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Post by Angry Andy on Fri Apr 28, 2017 11:29 am

By the law of averages, it's either Didge, or someonre who posts on a barely alive Turkish based forum.

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Post by veya_victaous on Fri Apr 28, 2017 12:35 pm

I think i remember them from shortnews
the name definitely rings a bell scratch scratch scratch

welcome ass clown and please prove the others to be wrong geek

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Post by HoratioTarr on Fri Apr 28, 2017 1:07 pm

Ben Reilly wrote:Best username ever.

The anticipation is killing me lol!
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Post by WhoseYourWolfie on Fri Apr 28, 2017 3:05 pm

Basketball

Blackie ?   Stormee ?    BigAndy ?


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Post by Miffs2 on Fri Apr 28, 2017 11:35 pm

Scrat?!? Back cos he misses Sassy.
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Post by Fred Moletrousers on Fri Apr 28, 2017 11:53 pm

Miffs2 wrote:Scrat?!? Back cos he misses Sassy.

Scuttlebutt is that those two have had a fight and that she's kicked him out. I do find these messy divorces so sad, don't you?
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Post by Lord Foul on Sat Apr 29, 2017 12:28 am

he demanded that he be "erased"

so he was Laughing

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Post by Lord Foul on Sat Apr 29, 2017 12:31 am

the fact that he couldnt even be civil to a forum composed virtually entirely of left inclined entities would it seems to me validate MY dealings with him. The fact that sassy couldnt cope confirms it.

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Post by Miffs2 on Sat Apr 29, 2017 10:09 am

Fred Moletrousers wrote:
Miffs2 wrote:Scrat?!? Back cos he misses Sassy.

Scuttlebutt is that those two have had a fight and that she's kicked him out. I do find these messy divorces so sad, don't you?

So I understand.
Apparently he called her a power hungry non entity, amongst other things.
Everyone cops on to what she is in the end.
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Post by Fred Moletrousers on Sat Apr 29, 2017 10:12 am

Miffs2 wrote:
Fred Moletrousers wrote:

Scuttlebutt is that those two have had a fight and that she's kicked him out. I do find these messy divorces so sad, don't you?

So I understand.
Apparently he called her a power hungry non entity, amongst other things.
Everyone cops on to what she is in the end.

Really? Those must have been the only true words to have been uttered by Scrat in years.....
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Post by Original Quill on Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:11 pm

Lord Foul wrote:the fact that he couldnt even be civil to a forum composed virtually entirely of left inclined entities would it seems to me validate MY dealings with him. The fact that sassy couldnt cope confirms it.

We haven't exactly been civil to him over here. I don't wonder that he asked to erased, if that's the case.

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Post by Raggamuffin on Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:14 pm

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Lord Foul wrote:the fact that he couldnt even be civil to a forum composed virtually entirely of left inclined entities would it seems to me validate MY dealings with him. The fact that sassy couldnt cope confirms it.

We haven't exactly been civil to him over here.  I don't wonder that he asked to erased, if that's the case.

He asked to be erased from the other place.

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Post by Original Quill on Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:15 pm

Both there and here?

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Post by Raggamuffin on Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:17 pm

Original Quill wrote:Both there and here?  

I don't know if he asked to be erased from here.

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Post by Guest on Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:18 pm

I dont think anyone should be banned.

If out of line basement them, until they modify their behaviour.

If they fall out of line, then basement again.

I think Scrat is a complete wackadoodle and quite frankly a rampant antisemitic, but his lunacy does add to debate.

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Post by Original Quill on Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:20 pm

Scrat has a lot of energy, but his heart is in the right place.

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Post by nicko on Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:24 pm

He's heart 's in the right place !!!! You obviously didn't read his posts !
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Post by Original Quill on Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:38 pm

nicko wrote:He's heart 's in the right place  !!!!  You obviously didn't read his posts !

He has a lot of energy.  Sometimes it overflows.

Listen...we're not even sure this new member is Scrat.  We may be disparaging two people here, without cause.  Let's give the guy a chance to show up, fgs!

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Post by Fred Moletrousers on Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:46 pm

nicko wrote:He's heart 's in the right place  !!!!  You obviously didn't read his posts !

I think what Quill might mean is that his political heart was in the right place, being broadly in accord with the generally Left wing stance of this forum's leading members, and I would say there's merit in that observation.

However, what Quill and many other members here never experienced were the endless attempted character assassinations based on his downright lies, smears, stalking and absolutely filthy gratuitous insults against anyone who dared to oppose his endless stream of largely unattributed spam.
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Post by Guest on Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:52 pm

Lord Foul wrote:the fact that he couldnt even be civil to a forum composed virtually entirely of left inclined entities would it seems to me validate MY dealings with him. The fact that sassy couldnt cope confirms it.


Now, now Victor, don't tell porkies. Coping was no problem. I simply told him, our site, our rules, laid out the facts for him and told him to make his own decision. Would apply to anyone and unlike here, I didn't make abusive posts to him. I always find sticking to the facts and holding your ground a much better way to go. Smile

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Post by Guest on Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:52 pm

Fred Moletrousers wrote:
Miffs2 wrote:

So I understand.
Apparently he called her a power hungry non entity, amongst other things.
Everyone cops on to what she is in the end.

Really? Those must have been the only true words to have been uttered by Scrat in years.....


Oh dear Fred. I'll say no more lol

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Post by Guest on Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:58 pm

Fred Moletrousers wrote:
nicko wrote:He's heart 's in the right place  !!!!  You obviously didn't read his posts !

I think what Quill might mean is that his political heart was in the right place, being broadly in accord with the generally Left wing stance of this forum's leading members, and I would say there's merit in that observation.

However, what Quill and many other members here never experienced were the endless attempted character assassinations based on his downright lies, smears, stalking and absolutely filthy gratuitous insults against anyone who dared to oppose his endless stream of largely unattributed spam.


Character assassinations?

Are we not all guilty of this?

The only posters I have come across who don't do this are FTL and Cass.

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Post by Guest on Sat Apr 29, 2017 5:06 pm

sassy wrote:
Lord Foul wrote:the fact that he couldnt even be civil to a forum composed virtually entirely of left inclined entities would it seems to me validate MY dealings with him. The fact that sassy couldnt cope confirms it.


Now, now Victor, don't tell porkies.   Coping was no problem.   I simply told him, our site, our rules, laid out the facts for him and told him to make his own decision.   Would apply to anyone and unlike here, I didn't make abusive posts to him.   I always find sticking to the facts and holding your ground a much better way to go.  Smile


Yes you told him off for his antisemitism, whilst still allow absurd claims to apartheid to Israel

Its no bother as I am all for free speech, but his claims on Jews reached an all time new low

Criticism of Israel is fine. Trying to wrongly compare them to Nazism and Apartheid has only one single purpose.

One to justify and normalize hate of Israeli's and by an extension Jews themselves and its Jews in the west that suffer this hate off such false charges.

Either you stand for universal human rights or if you only ever single out Israel, you place yourself firmly in the camp of racists.

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Post by Original Quill on Sat Apr 29, 2017 5:08 pm

Thorin wrote:
Fred Moletrousers wrote:

I think what Quill might mean is that his political heart was in the right place, being broadly in accord with the generally Left wing stance of this forum's leading members, and I would say there's merit in that observation.

However, what Quill and many other members here never experienced were the endless attempted character assassinations based on his downright lies, smears, stalking and absolutely filthy gratuitous insults against anyone who dared to oppose his endless stream of largely unattributed spam.


Character assassinations?

Are we not all guilty of this?

+1

And Fred, let me say that I have had the experience of Scrat turning on me.  That's why I know and can speak about it.

But he's energetic, not bad.  We've all had different sorts of up-bringings.  If you grew up in a loud family, you have to shout to be heard.  Likewise, in a quiet family.

I'm not praising shouting or whispering, but I am saying you have to look behind the person and get into his skin before you judge.

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Post by eddie on Sat Apr 29, 2017 5:49 pm

Shall we stop talking about scrat? He isn't here to defend himself and this thread isn't about him in any case.

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Post by Guest on Sat Apr 29, 2017 5:53 pm

eddie wrote:Shall we stop talking about scrat? He isn't here to defend himself and this thread isn't about him in any case.


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Post by Ben Mothafuckin' Reilly on Sat Apr 29, 2017 6:23 pm

You guys must have so much spare time and energy to speculate over this. NoTalentAssClown used to be on Shortnews, but I kind of doubt she's going to jump in after seeing this sorry display.

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Post by Guest on Sat Apr 29, 2017 6:30 pm

Ben Reilly wrote:You guys must have so much spare time and energy to speculate over this. NoTalentAssClown used to be on Shortnews, but I kind of doubt she's going to jump in after seeing this sorry display.


Shame really. Was hoping to see her talents.

I think this aptly points out how many people are paranoid on here.

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Post by Fred Moletrousers on Sat Apr 29, 2017 6:36 pm

eddie wrote:Shall we stop talking about scrat? He isn't here to defend himself and this thread isn't about him in any case.

Yeah, mea culpa.
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Post by Fred Moletrousers on Sat Apr 29, 2017 6:44 pm

sassy wrote:
Fred Moletrousers wrote:

Really? Those must have been the only true words to have been uttered by Scrat in years.....


Oh dear Fred.   I'll say no more lol

Don't tell me that I have rendered you speechless, Sassy. At least it would be a first.

See how hurt I was by your unkind comments when I was only having a quiet chat with Quill?
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Post by Original Quill on Sat Apr 29, 2017 9:48 pm

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Oh dear Fred.   I'll say no more lol

Don't tell me that I have rendered you speechless, Sassy. At least it would be a first.

See how hurt I was by your unkind comments when I was only having a quiet chat with Quill?

I believe you were having that particular chat with Nems.  Our chat involved nicko's comment, about scrat, not sassy.  I later expressed doubt that we should even be talking about scrat.

Now Ben has confirmed that the subject newcomer (NTAC) is not scrat, and not even scrat's gender.     So I was right.  Meanwhile, I look forward to meeting and welcoming her.


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Don't tell me that I have rendered you speechless, Sassy. At least it would be a first.

See how hurt I was by your unkind comments when I was only having a quiet chat with Quill?

I believe you were having that particular chat with Nems.  Our chat involved nicko's comment, about scrat, not sassy.  I later expressed doubt that we should even be talking about scrat.

Now Ben has confirmed that the subject newcomer (NTAC) is not scrat, and not even scrat's gender.     So I was right.  Meanwhile, I look forward to meeting and welcoming her.


Actually, Quill, just to clarify: Sassy's "unkind comment" that I referred to was during the discussion  on "the myth of Tory economic competence" when
I was responding directly to your own specific suggestion that "...in general what produces debt are wars and war spending..." by comparing defence spending in the UK with just two limited though vastly higher areas of welfare spending.

Sassy wrongly assumed that I was making a Right wing political point (I wasn't; I cited two perfectly relevant UK official statistics that were easily found on the internet) and she then added a whole catalogue of irrelevant statistics topped off by some comment designed to make me out as some sort of Tory stooge peddling Tory propaganda.

It was nothing of the sort; as a kind of professional sceptic during my working years, I always approached all party political statements, whether in actual interviews or when dealing with press releases, with the unasked question at the back of my mind: "Why are these buggers lying to me?"

I adopt the same attitude now when looking for published material to support or illustrate  my own opinions and I have always disregarded anything emanating from a party press office, be it Labour, Tory, LibDem, Green, UKIP or even Monster Raving Loony.

Maybe I'm mistaken, but I was under the impression that a forum like this is supposed to be for the exchange and discussion on its members' own opinions and not merely as a repository for unquestioned and unchallenged publicity blurb from some third party source.

That's why I institute so very few threads.
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Post by Syl on Sun Apr 30, 2017 12:36 pm

Fred Moletrousers wrote:
Original Quill wrote:

I believe you were having that particular chat with Nems.  Our chat involved nicko's comment, about scrat, not sassy.  I later expressed doubt that we should even be talking about scrat.

Now Ben has confirmed that the subject newcomer (NTAC) is not scrat, and not even scrat's gender.     So I was right.  Meanwhile, I look forward to meeting and welcoming her.


Actually, Quill, just to clarify: Sassy's "unkind comment" that I referred to was during the discussion  on "the myth of Tory economic competence" when
I was responding directly to your own specific suggestion that "...in general what produces debt are wars and war spending..." by comparing defence spending in the UK with just two limited though vastly higher areas of welfare spending.

Sassy wrongly assumed that I was making a Right wing political point (I wasn't; I cited two perfectly relevant UK official statistics that were easily found on the internet) and she then added a whole catalogue of irrelevant statistics topped off by some comment designed to make me out as some sort of Tory stooge peddling Tory propaganda.

It was nothing of the sort; as a kind of professional sceptic during my working years, I always approached all party political statements, whether in actual interviews or when dealing with press releases, with the unasked question at the back of my mind: "Why are these buggers lying to me?"

I adopt the same attitude now when looking for published material to support or illustrate  my own opinions and I have always disregarded anything emanating from a party press office, be it Labour, Tory, LibDem, Green, UKIP or even Monster Raving Loony.

Maybe I'm mistaken, but I was under the impression that a forum like this is supposed to be for the exchange and discussion on its members' own opinions and not merely as a repository for unquestioned and unchallenged publicity blurb from some third party source.

That's why I institute so very few threads.

I'm sure we all have differing opinions on what makes a forum interesting, like you I prefer to read personal opinions rather than reams of text.

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Post by Original Quill on Sun Apr 30, 2017 4:28 pm

Fred Moletrousers wrote:
Original Quill wrote:

I believe you were having that particular chat with Nems.  Our chat involved nicko's comment, about scrat, not sassy.  I later expressed doubt that we should even be talking about scrat.

Now Ben has confirmed that the subject newcomer (NTAC) is not scrat, and not even scrat's gender.     So I was right.  Meanwhile, I look forward to meeting and welcoming her.


Actually, Quill, just to clarify: Sassy's "unkind comment" that I referred to was during the discussion  on "the myth of Tory economic competence" when
I was responding directly to your own specific suggestion that "...in general what produces debt are wars and war spending..." by comparing defence spending in the UK with just two limited though vastly higher areas of welfare spending.

Sassy wrongly assumed that I was making a Right wing political point (I wasn't; I cited two perfectly relevant UK official statistics that were easily found on the internet) and she then added a whole catalogue of irrelevant statistics topped off by some comment designed to make me out as some sort of Tory stooge peddling Tory propaganda.

It was nothing of the sort; as a kind of professional sceptic during my working years, I always approached all party political statements, whether in actual interviews or when dealing with press releases, with the unasked question at the back of my mind: "Why are these buggers lying to me?"

I adopt the same attitude now when looking for published material to support or illustrate  my own opinions and I have always disregarded anything emanating from a party press office, be it Labour, Tory, LibDem, Green, UKIP or even Monster Raving Loony.

Maybe I'm mistaken, but I was under the impression that a forum like this is supposed to be for the exchange and discussion on its members' own opinions and not merely as a repository for unquestioned and unchallenged publicity blurb from some third party source.

That's why I institute so very few threads.

I have no way of knowing if your reference is to another section, thread, or indeed, another site...unless you make that connection.  As you know as a journalist, in context is one of the many forms of communication.  In the absence of any direction to the contrary, all of us assume a point is in-line with what went on previously on the 'present' thread.  That explains my reference to the post above.

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As far as the discussion about which is the greater cost escalator, welfare or defense, I still maintain that it is defense...particularly when a nation like the US is drunk on its own overarching capability.  The fact that the UK is able to spend so little on it's military is due to it's cozy position under the warm wing of the US.  Any reasonable person would admit, that is anomalous.

If the US didn't spend over $600-billion/yr on it's military, we would be living in the lap of luxury.  The US Department of Defense is a model of socialism at work, made of the people, paid for by the people, and serving the people.  But at this point the military production is so great that we perforce have to be wasteful and squander our capabilities on these petty, needless wars that are none of our business.  

A defense of equal importance is the defense of the body from disease, tragedy and trauma.  If we can waste $100-million on a tomahawk missile strike, warn the enemy, and deliberately miss, then I think we can finance the well-being of a few babies with birth defects or seniors with heart disease.  In fact, I maintain that if we merely split the defense budget down the middle, there would be more than enough for the military--sans our officious intermeddling in conflicts that are not our concern--and we could finance a NHS in this country too.

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Actually, Quill, just to clarify: Sassy's "unkind comment" that I referred to was during the discussion  on "the myth of Tory economic competence" when
I was responding directly to your own specific suggestion that "...in general what produces debt are wars and war spending..." by comparing defence spending in the UK with just two limited though vastly higher areas of welfare spending.

Sassy wrongly assumed that I was making a Right wing political point (I wasn't; I cited two perfectly relevant UK official statistics that were easily found on the internet) and she then added a whole catalogue of irrelevant statistics topped off by some comment designed to make me out as some sort of Tory stooge peddling Tory propaganda.

It was nothing of the sort; as a kind of professional sceptic during my working years, I always approached all party political statements, whether in actual interviews or when dealing with press releases, with the unasked question at the back of my mind: "Why are these buggers lying to me?"

I adopt the same attitude now when looking for published material to support or illustrate  my own opinions and I have always disregarded anything emanating from a party press office, be it Labour, Tory, LibDem, Green, UKIP or even Monster Raving Loony.

Maybe I'm mistaken, but I was under the impression that a forum like this is supposed to be for the exchange and discussion on its members' own opinions and not merely as a repository for unquestioned and unchallenged publicity blurb from some third party source.

That's why I institute so very few threads.

I have no way of knowing if your reference is to another section, thread, or indeed, another site...unless you make that connection.  As you know as a journalist, in context is one of the many forms of communication.  In the absence of any direction to the contrary, all of us assume a point is in-line with what went on previously on the 'present' thread.  That explains my reference to the post above.

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I realise that, and that is why my post was directed at Sassy and not you. I'm sure she knew what I was referring to.

So far as our debate on public spending was concerned, I was not disagreeing with you; I was simply pointing out the differences between the USA and the UK.
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Wow I didn't even realize this thread was here! LOL Yes I am from ShortNews. You all haven't scared me off, takes a lot to piss me off or offend me (or you just have to show me Trump's face or play me a millisecond clip of his voice).

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NoTalentAssclown wrote:Wow I didn't even realize this thread was here! LOL Yes I am from ShortNews. You all haven't scared me off, takes a lot to piss me off or offend me (or you just have to show me Trump's face or play me a millisecond clip of his voice).

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NoTalentAssclown wrote:Wow I didn't even realize this thread was here! LOL Yes I am from ShortNews. You all haven't scared me off, takes a lot to piss me off or offend me (or you just have to show me Trump's face or play me a millisecond clip of his voice).

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NoTalentAssClown, I like that you dislike Trump!! Wink cheers

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