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Forum: Politics Yesterday, 22:58
Replies: 156
Views: 3,294
Posted By tghe-retford
The UK is below the recommended population...

The UK is below the recommended population replacement rate and going down, currently at 1.85.

An idea which would drop the population replacement rate to 0.001 where only city bankers, politicians...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 22:52
Replies: 135
Views: 4,377
Posted By tghe-retford
I see lots of consensus for evolution and the big...

I see lots of consensus for evolution and the big bang theory from scientists. I see no consensus for the existence of a "God" or creationism from the same scientific community.

Some of the things I...
Forum: Radio Yesterday, 22:33
Replies: 24
Views: 849
Posted By tghe-retford
It'll be replaced with a promoted to FM BBC Radio...

It'll be replaced with a promoted to FM BBC Radio 6 Music or nothing. My impression is that the BBC is engaging in a focusing its efforts of PSB in under 16s and over 35 year olds as a result of cuts...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 09:49
Replies: 313
Views: 19,070
Posted By tghe-retford
I've seen the likes of Cunningham before with her...

I've seen the likes of Cunningham before with her brazen attitude and absurd outbursts before playing the victim card when, quite rightly, she gets criticised for what she has done, tweeted or said...
Forum: Broadcasting 22-07-2014, 21:25
Replies: 30
Views: 1,240
Posted By tghe-retford
Problem is, Murdoch would become the gatekeeper...

Problem is, Murdoch would become the gatekeeper of UK television if we privatise the BBC, axe the licence fee and the BBC takes money away from the commercial sector, making the decision to adopt a...
Forum: Broadcasting 22-07-2014, 17:21
Replies: 30
Views: 1,240
Posted By tghe-retford
Its only biased if you disagree with it. At least...

Its only biased if you disagree with it. At least that is the case with what I see on Twitter.

What examples are there of bias in the above news output?
Forum: Politics 22-07-2014, 17:16
Replies: 156
Views: 3,294
Posted By tghe-retford
Correct and I do wish far more people would...

Correct and I do wish far more people would acknowledge what will be an uncomfortable fact for them. A child does not choose to be born.
Forum: Politics 22-07-2014, 17:15
Replies: 156
Views: 3,294
Posted By tghe-retford
In the context of the person I was replying to,...

In the context of the person I was replying to, they were advocating a financial requirement before they could legally have a child. If they are being that draconian with their idea, I'm sure the...
Forum: General Discussion 22-07-2014, 17:10
Replies: 91
Views: 4,143
Posted By tghe-retford
What jobcentre? Iain Duncan Smith is being urged...

What jobcentre? Iain Duncan Smith is being urged to privatise welfare and close all jobcentres:

http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2014/07/21/tories-jobcentres-tories-iain-duncan-smith_n_5604778.html
Forum: Politics 22-07-2014, 09:52
Replies: 156
Views: 3,294
Posted By tghe-retford
Well, I suppose eradicating the poor would do...

Well, I suppose eradicating the poor would do that. It would be grossly immoral and heinous, but it would work.
Forum: General Discussion 22-07-2014, 08:33
Replies: 135
Views: 4,377
Posted By tghe-retford
None whatsoever except explaining how religion...

None whatsoever except explaining how religion held back humanity for many hundred of years (still does in a few parts of the world and if some religious groups get their way, we'll be heading back...
Forum: Politics 22-07-2014, 00:06
Replies: 156
Views: 3,294
Posted By tghe-retford
So basically, the cleansing of the poor without...

So basically, the cleansing of the poor without spilling a single drop of blood.
Forum: General Discussion 21-07-2014, 21:30
Replies: 93
Views: 3,204
Posted By tghe-retford
Is there any actual link between pornography and...

Is there any actual link between pornography and rape though? Or have the vested interest groups such as the right wing tabloids, parent groups, politicians and feminists decided to come to a...
Forum: General Discussion 21-07-2014, 20:23
Replies: 93
Views: 3,204
Posted By tghe-retford
The EU and US Department of State appears to...

The EU and US Department of State appears to oppose forced chemical castration by the state as a form of punishment, although as Poland is within the EU and I can't see any sanctions as a result,...
Forum: General Discussion 21-07-2014, 20:14
Replies: 93
Views: 3,204
Posted By tghe-retford
This sort of reaction can lead to a slippery...

This sort of reaction can lead to a slippery slope. How many people call for much more than chemical castration for paedophiles, the perceived scourge of society? Chemical castration has concerns...
Forum: General Discussion 21-07-2014, 17:11
Replies: 93
Views: 3,204
Posted By tghe-retford
Only if our country wants to go down the route of...

Only if our country wants to go down the route of sticking it to the ECHR/UN and impose body mutilitation and decapitation as a punishment as practiced in a few backward countries.
Forum: General Discussion 21-07-2014, 09:43
Replies: 17
Views: 1,096
Posted By tghe-retford
I suppose that is one way for the DWP to mass...

I suppose that is one way for the DWP to mass sanction a wealth of people, have the jobsearch website go down and use it as an excuse to sanction people. Actually, this being the DWP, it would not...
Forum: General Discussion 21-07-2014, 08:16
Replies: 77
Views: 3,620
Posted By tghe-retford
I wonder if the tables were turned and it was FOX...

I wonder if the tables were turned and it was FOX suing the club, if there would be any outcry, if the opposite?

I've seen far worse decisions than this one (ie. YouView vs Total for the trademark...
Forum: Politics 21-07-2014, 00:09
Replies: 66
Views: 2,331
Posted By tghe-retford
An excellent way to send the UK back to times...

An excellent way to send the UK back to times before the Internet heralded the information age.
Forum: General Discussion 21-07-2014, 00:03
Replies: 84
Views: 4,052
Posted By tghe-retford
Agreed, and with social anxiety plus the negative...

Agreed, and with social anxiety plus the negative thought patterns and taking things literary to heart that it can entail, it could be all too easy for the knockbacks to occur with people who have...
Forum: General Discussion 20-07-2014, 23:01
Replies: 84
Views: 4,052
Posted By tghe-retford
As tempting as it is, don't ignore people with...

As tempting as it is, don't ignore people with prejudiced, wrong or dismissive views. They have to be challenged to back-up their views with evidence and facts or be expected to back down on their...
Forum: General Discussion 20-07-2014, 15:45
Replies: 72
Views: 1,749
Posted By tghe-retford
Sadly so, but then it is far easier for people...

Sadly so, but then it is far easier for people with nothing to back-up their arguments to take the easy route and blame the victim for everything. However, victims should determine risk and ensure...
Forum: General Discussion 20-07-2014, 13:14
Replies: 64
Views: 2,281
Posted By tghe-retford
I think they're more likely to listen to the rich...

I think they're more likely to listen to the rich people that fund them, right wing newspapers (particularly Murdoch's tabloid) run by rich proprietors, the right wing commentators within said papers...
Forum: General Discussion 20-07-2014, 10:49
Replies: 71
Views: 2,825
Posted By tghe-retford
The United Nations has an education must be free...

The United Nations has an education must be free at the elementary and fundamental stages within article 26 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, so without condemnation and consequences from...
Forum: General Discussion 19-07-2014, 22:42
Replies: 64
Views: 2,281
Posted By tghe-retford
Post 2015 election if the Tories get in and all...

Post 2015 election if the Tories get in and all but the job-seeking element of Universal Credit gets abolished, I can imagine one of the public service broadcasters producing a programme in...
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