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Post by *THE Ben Reilly* on Fri Jul 18, 2014 7:42 am

Just wanted to share this thought before I hit the sack.

I just told VOD that I believe our forum is useless if we all agree with one another, and doomed if we can't continue to talk to one another despite our disagreements. I would say that's the main thing I'd like to see with our site. I'd like to see it be a place where people who don't agree can talk with one another, because at least in my experience, I learn a lot from people I disagree with -- and that's not to say they change my mind, necessarily, but that they enrich my knowledge.

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Post by veya_victaous on Fri Jul 18, 2014 8:03 am

I'm off too

Be good or be good at it  Wink 

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Re: A quick thought before I go to bed

Post by Guest on Fri Jul 18, 2014 8:08 am

Ben_Reilly wrote:Just wanted to share this thought before I hit the sack.

I just told VOD that I believe our forum is useless if we all agree with one another, and doomed if we can't continue to talk to one another despite our disagreements. I would say that's the main thing I'd like to see with our site. I'd like to see it be a place where people who don't agree can talk with one another, because at least in my experience, I learn a lot from people I disagree with -- and that's not to say they change my mind, necessarily, but that they enrich my knowledge.

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Absolutely right Ben. Always comes back to the same place though.
People are entitled to their opinions and should be able to voice them.
Free speech should be for all not just those we like and or agree with.

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Re: A quick thought before I go to bed

Post by Guest on Fri Jul 18, 2014 10:08 am

Nems wrote:
Ben_Reilly wrote:Just wanted to share this thought before I hit the sack.

I just told VOD that I believe our forum is useless if we all agree with one another, and doomed if we can't continue to talk to one another despite our disagreements. I would say that's the main thing I'd like to see with our site. I'd like to see it be a place where people who don't agree can talk with one another, because at least in my experience, I learn a lot from people I disagree with -- and that's not to say they change my mind, necessarily, but that they enrich my knowledge.

Good night!  I love you I love you I love you I love you 

Absolutely right Ben. Always comes back to the same place though.
People are entitled to their opinions and should be able to voice them.
Free speech should be for all not just those we like and or agree with.

agree nems Smile vod x

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Post by eddie on Fri Jul 18, 2014 10:45 am

I second that nems.

That's why answering the post and not the poster has always made sense.

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Post by gerber on Fri Jul 18, 2014 10:47 am

Thirded.

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Re: A quick thought before I go to bed

Post by Guest on Sat Jul 19, 2014 8:18 pm

veya_victaous wrote:I'm off too

Be good or be good at it  Wink 

Absolutely Veya x

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Post by FluffyBunny on Sat Jul 19, 2014 9:51 pm

It's a lovely site.Just think it's a shame when folk descend into personal abuse.

People can debate without doing that and they can disagree without being abusive. cheers 

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Re: A quick thought before I go to bed

Post by Guest on Sat Jul 19, 2014 11:41 pm

Nems wrote:
Ben_Reilly wrote:Just wanted to share this thought before I hit the sack.

I just told VOD that I believe our forum is useless if we all agree with one another, and doomed if we can't continue to talk to one another despite our disagreements. I would say that's the main thing I'd like to see with our site. I'd like to see it be a place where people who don't agree can talk with one another, because at least in my experience, I learn a lot from people I disagree with -- and that's not to say they change my mind, necessarily, but that they enrich my knowledge.

Good night!  I love you I love you I love you I love you 

Absolutely right Ben. Always comes back to the same place though.
People are entitled to their opinions and should be able to voice them.
Free speech should be for all not just those we like and or agree with.

If only Ben & Sassy saw it that way.

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Re: A quick thought before I go to bed

Post by *THE Ben Reilly* on Sat Jul 19, 2014 11:46 pm

Shady wrote:
Nems wrote:
Ben_Reilly wrote:Just wanted to share this thought before I hit the sack.

I just told VOD that I believe our forum is useless if we all agree with one another, and doomed if we can't continue to talk to one another despite our disagreements. I would say that's the main thing I'd like to see with our site. I'd like to see it be a place where people who don't agree can talk with one another, because at least in my experience, I learn a lot from people I disagree with -- and that's not to say they change my mind, necessarily, but that they enrich my knowledge.

Good night!  I love you I love you I love you I love you 

Absolutely right Ben. Always comes back to the same place though.
People are entitled to their opinions and should be able to voice them.
Free speech should be for all not just those we like and or agree with.

If only Ben & Sassy saw it that way.

How can you judge when you log out for weeks and admit that you barely even look in or read anything that's posted?

You didn't have to come back, you know. Or, if you did, you don't have to act like an ass.

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Post by Guest on Sat Jul 19, 2014 11:52 pm

Ben_Reilly wrote:
Shady wrote:

If only Ben & Sassy saw it that way.

How can you judge when you log out for weeks and admit that you barely even look in or read anything that's posted?

You didn't have to come back, you know. Or, if you did, you don't have to act like an ass.
he's not acting

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Re: A quick thought before I go to bed

Post by *THE Ben Reilly* on Sat Jul 19, 2014 11:53 pm

Korben_Dallas wrote:
Ben_Reilly wrote:
Shady wrote:

If only Ben & Sassy saw it that way.

How can you judge when you log out for weeks and admit that you barely even look in or read anything that's posted?

You didn't have to come back, you know. Or, if you did, you don't have to act like an ass.
he's not acting

Indeed, thanks for the clarification Smile

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Post by Guest on Sat Jul 19, 2014 11:53 pm

Ben_Reilly wrote:
Shady wrote:

If only Ben & Sassy saw it that way.

How can you judge when you log out for weeks and admit that you barely even look in or read anything that's posted?

You didn't have to come back, you know. Or, if you did, you don't have to act like an ass.

One of the reasons why I don't post here so often is because you have allowed standards to drop because of your own low standards......You don't allow free speech.

Unfortunately,you & your best friend Sassy have ruined this site.

Why don't you both leave?

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Post by *THE Ben Reilly* on Sat Jul 19, 2014 11:54 pm

Shady wrote:
Ben_Reilly wrote:
Shady wrote:

If only Ben & Sassy saw it that way.

How can you judge when you log out for weeks and admit that you barely even look in or read anything that's posted?

You didn't have to come back, you know. Or, if you did, you don't have to act like an ass.

One of the reasons why I don't post here so often is because you have allowed standards to drop because of your own low standards......You don't allow free speech.

Unfortunately,you & your best friend Sassy have ruined this site.

Why don't you both leave?

We were here first  ::D:: 

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Post by Guest on Sat Jul 19, 2014 11:55 pm

Korben_Dallas wrote:
Ben_Reilly wrote:

How can you judge when you log out for weeks and admit that you barely even look in or read anything that's posted?

You didn't have to come back, you know. Or, if you did, you don't have to act like an ass.
he's not acting

But you are.........And you still can't hack it because I can outwit you on every subject we've ever tried to discuss........That's because you are quite thick & suffer from tunnel vision.......no imagination.

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Post by Guest on Sat Jul 19, 2014 11:57 pm

Ben_Reilly wrote:
Shady wrote:

One of the reasons why I don't post here so often is because you have allowed standards to drop because of your own low standards......You don't allow free speech.

Unfortunately,you & your best friend Sassy have ruined this site.

Why don't you both leave?

We were here first  ::D:: 

Why don't you & Sassy stay off the site for a week & see how it improves?...Go on.Try it.

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Post by *THE Ben Reilly* on Sat Jul 19, 2014 11:57 pm

Shady wrote:
Korben_Dallas wrote:
Ben_Reilly wrote:

How can you judge when you log out for weeks and admit that you barely even look in or read anything that's posted?

You didn't have to come back, you know. Or, if you did, you don't have to act like an ass.
he's not acting

But you are.........And you still can't hack it because I can outwit you on every subject we've ever tried to discuss........That's because you are quite thick & suffer from tunnel vision.......no imagination.

Sorry, just saw that part about you outwitting someone and nearly spat my tea on my monitor ...

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Post by Guest on Sat Jul 19, 2014 11:59 pm

Shady wrote:
Korben_Dallas wrote:
he's not acting

But you are.........And you still can't hack it because I can outwit you on every subject we've ever tried to discuss........That's because you are quite thick & suffer from tunnel vision.......no imagination.
?? Er......i hardly ever talk to you if at all dude
I can't get past the whole stupid pirate thing to be honest

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Post by Guest on Sun Jul 20, 2014 12:03 am

Korben_Dallas wrote:
Shady wrote:

But you are.........And you still can't hack it because I can outwit you on every subject we've ever tried to discuss........That's because you are quite thick & suffer from tunnel vision.......no imagination.
?? Er......i hardly ever talk to you if at all dude
I can't get past the whole stupid pirate thing to be honest  

That suits me.......Thank you.

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Post by *THE Ben Reilly* on Sun Jul 20, 2014 12:04 am

Hey, at least he's not pretending to be a female billionaire anymore. That was weird.

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Post by Guest on Sun Jul 20, 2014 12:05 am

Shady wrote:
Korben_Dallas wrote:
?? Er......i hardly ever talk to you if at all dude
I can't get past the whole stupid pirate thing to be honest  

That suits me.......Thank you.
happy to help ....i see you more as a cuckoo than a sparrow

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Post by Guest on Sun Jul 20, 2014 12:10 am

Korben_Dallas wrote:
Shady wrote:

That suits me.......Thank you.
happy to help ....i see you more as a cuckoo than a sparrow

I don't know what to see you as,because you have had so many I/Ds

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Post by Guest on Sun Jul 20, 2014 12:12 am

Ben_Reilly wrote:Hey, at least he's not pretending to be a female billionaire anymore. That was weird.
Hey he has a rich fantasy life ...if I had a penny for every millionaire I have met on a forum i would have about £20 an still the chances of one of them being real would be zero

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Post by Guest on Sun Jul 20, 2014 12:13 am

Shady wrote:
Korben_Dallas wrote:
happy to help ....i see you more as a cuckoo than a sparrow

I don't know what to see you as,because you have had so many I/Ds
Er....who do you think i am ?

i have had 2 id`s in the past ohh ..........7 years or so


Ps did you really not get the pirate reference??

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Post by eddie on Sun Jul 20, 2014 12:20 am

Korben_Dallas wrote:
Shady wrote:
Korben_Dallas wrote:
happy to help ....i see you more as a cuckoo than a sparrow

I don't know what to see you as,because you have had so many I/Ds
Er....who do you think i am ?

i have had 2 id`s in the past ohh ..........7 years or so


Ps did you really not get the pirate reference??

I did. It made me think of Jack Sparrow who is a tasty little pirate.  Razz 

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Post by Guest on Sun Jul 20, 2014 12:25 am

eddie wrote:
Korben_Dallas wrote:
Er....who do you think i am ?

i have had 2 id`s in the past ohh ..........7 years or so


Ps did you really not get the pirate reference??

I did. It made me think of Jack Sparrow who is a tasty little pirate.  Razz 

He certainly is  Razz 

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Post by Guest on Sun Jul 20, 2014 12:26 am

Nems wrote:
eddie wrote:

I did. It made me think of Jack Sparrow who is a tasty little pirate.  Razz 

He certainly is  Razz 
Hey even i fancy him  Smile 

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Post by Guest on Sun Jul 20, 2014 12:27 am

eddie wrote:
Korben_Dallas wrote:
Er....who do you think i am ?

i have had 2 id`s in the past ohh ..........7 years or so


Ps did you really not get the pirate reference??

I did. It made me think of Jack Sparrow who is a tasty little pirate.  Razz 
Thanks ED............. I hate wasting good material  Smile 

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Post by Cass on Sun Jul 20, 2014 1:59 am

eddie wrote:
Korben_Dallas wrote:
Er....who do you think i am ?

i have had 2 id`s in the past ohh ..........7 years or so


Ps did you really not get the pirate reference??

I did. It made me think of Jack Sparrow who is a tasty little pirate.  Razz 

sorry you cant have Jack AND Zidane.......that's just greedy

ill share them with you like I have to share Ivan with nems.....deal?

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Post by Guest on Sun Jul 20, 2014 8:33 am

Cass wrote:
eddie wrote:

I did. It made me think of Jack Sparrow who is a tasty little pirate.  Razz 

sorry you cant have Jack AND Zidane.......that's just greedy

ill share them with you like I have to share Ivan with nems.....deal?

 Razz 

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Post by eddie on Sun Jul 20, 2014 10:33 am

Cass wrote:
eddie wrote:
Korben_Dallas wrote:
Er....who do you think i am ?

i have had 2 id`s in the past ohh ..........7 years or so


Ps did you really not get the pirate reference??

I did. It made me think of Jack Sparrow who is a tasty little pirate.  Razz 

sorry you cant have Jack AND Zidane.......that's just greedy

ill share them with you like I have to share Ivan with nems.....deal?

I don't usually share but I'm in a good mood today  Basketball 


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Post by jaded fox on Sun Jul 20, 2014 10:34 am

Shady wrote:

One of the reasons why I don't post here so often is because you have allowed standards to drop because of your own low standards......You don't allow free speech.

Unfortunately,you & your best friend Sassy have ruined this site.

Why don't you both leave?

This is Ben's place right? He has more reason to be here than you do.
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Post by eddie on Sun Jul 20, 2014 10:35 am

Korben_Dallas wrote:
eddie wrote:
Korben_Dallas wrote:
Er....who do you think i am ?

i have had 2 id`s in the past ohh ..........7 years or so


Ps did you really not get the pirate reference??

I did. It made me think of Jack Sparrow who is a tasty little pirate.  Razz 
Thanks ED............. I hate wasting good material  Smile 

Korben, yes I like word play and got it straight away lol

I wrote a song lyric once (bird-related)  that went;

"....and you're soaring like an eagle but a sitting duck sits right within you"

So I knew what you meant.

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Post by Guest on Sun Jul 20, 2014 2:24 pm

Nems wrote:
eddie wrote:

I did. It made me think of Jack Sparrow who is a tasty little pirate.  Razz 

He certainly is  Razz 

Eh? He looks nothing like the Mitchell brothers



I think he could be a rather naughty pirate myself

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Post by nicko on Sun Jul 20, 2014 3:18 pm

He wears eye shadow!!
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Post by Guest on Sun Jul 20, 2014 3:24 pm

nicko wrote:He wears eye shadow!!

Hi Nicko  I love you x

Technically it's kohl pencil Very 80's  lol!

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Post by eddie on Sun Jul 20, 2014 3:25 pm

feelthelove wrote:
nicko wrote:He wears eye shadow!!

Hi Nicko  I love you x

Technically it's kohl pencil Very 80's  lol!

 lol! 

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Post by Lurker on Sun Jul 20, 2014 10:20 pm

But you are.........And you still can't hack it because I can outwit you on every subject we've ever tried to discuss........That's because you are quite thick & suffer from tunnel vision.......no imagination.

I'm still laughing. Can't stop. What a a load of shit. bwaahaaahahah

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Post by Guest on Sun Jul 20, 2014 10:30 pm

Lurker wrote:
But you are.........And you still can't hack it because I can outwit you on every subject we've ever tried to discuss........That's because you are quite thick & suffer from tunnel vision.......no imagination.

I'm still laughing. Can't stop. What a a load of shit. bwaahaaahahah

The only imagination Shady has is that he pretends to be a pirate


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