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Forum: General Discussion 23-04-2015, 07:43
Replies: 2,673
Views: 62,386
Posted By Asmo
Apparently you didn't read past the title again...

Apparently you didn't read past the title again -

In his opening lines he commends the (linked in quote) February Atlantic piece, "What Isis really wants" - the opening paragraph of which is...
Forum: General Discussion 19-04-2015, 20:55
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Views: 62,386
Posted By Asmo
Firstly, other than your bizarre 'bet' that this...

Firstly, other than your bizarre 'bet' that this is happening, there is nothing that actually suggests it is. Secondly, I said nothing about ISIS, I was clearly responding to your 'KSA' (Saudi...
Forum: General Discussion 19-04-2015, 17:29
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Views: 62,386
Posted By Asmo
Not believing in magic, I'm unwilling to pay a...

Not believing in magic, I'm unwilling to pay a premium for Beans bearing the claim.



That's not what was said.



They don't seek 'non muslims'. They advertise for specific skillsets and...
Forum: General Discussion 19-04-2015, 16:19
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Views: 62,386
Posted By Asmo
Have, or would, they ever do such a thing? As far...

Have, or would, they ever do such a thing?
As far as I know, jobs in Saudi have typically been arranged through agencies - looking for specific skill sets and qualifications, not for 'non muslims'....
Forum: General Discussion 05-04-2015, 20:26
Replies: 69
Views: 3,029
Posted By Asmo
They've been doing some underhanded changes to...

They've been doing some underhanded changes to the recipe/quality of the range - where in the past any Cadbury product was made with the familiar tasting 'dairy milk' chocolate, now you'll notice...
Forum: General Discussion 05-04-2015, 19:46
Replies: 306
Views: 7,090
Posted By Asmo
Several have banned the practicing of 'other'...

Several have banned the practicing of 'other' religions. Some religious governments have banned atheism.
Forum: General Discussion 03-04-2015, 16:09
Replies: 623
Views: 28,297
Posted By Asmo
Sky News - a neighbour interviewed, says that...

Sky News - a neighbour interviewed, says that there were 'concerns' in the community and in the family about a change in Ahmed's sons 'attitudes' and behaviour, over the course of the last six...
Forum: Advice 03-04-2015, 10:41
Replies: 29
Views: 1,943
Posted By Asmo
Sorry for the gravedigging of the thread, but I...

Sorry for the gravedigging of the thread, but I just noticed this ad on Sky News this morning (previously also found the voiceover aural torture), and it seems as of this week they've changed it to a...
Forum: General Discussion 02-04-2015, 17:04
Replies: 623
Views: 28,297
Posted By Asmo
Sky News: One of the 9 arrested trying to cross...

Sky News: One of the 9 arrested trying to cross into IS controlled area of Syria is a son of Rochdale councillor Shakil Ahmed.

Mr Ahmed is quoted as saying "it's a complete mystery to me why he's...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 30-03-2015, 21:15
Replies: 252
Views: 13,843
Posted By Asmo
They tried to compensate by cropping it to...

They tried to compensate by cropping it to extra-widescreen. "Nothing says lavish biblical epic like cinemascope does" I imagine was the thinking. After that, all thought evaporated.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 30-03-2015, 21:07
Replies: 252
Views: 13,843
Posted By Asmo
Well that was awful. Unspeakably dire.

Well that was awful. Unspeakably dire.
Forum: General Discussion 29-03-2015, 15:43
Replies: 623
Views: 28,297
Posted By Asmo
The parliamentary hearing afterwards, as angry...

The parliamentary hearing afterwards, as angry parents blame the met, the government, Grand Theft Auto, Kraft cheese and Boeing;

"Well I suppose, with hindsight, we should have seen their one-way...
Forum: General Discussion 28-03-2015, 13:10
Replies: 20
Views: 752
Posted By Asmo
I can imagine the outcry there'd be if an atheist...

I can imagine the outcry there'd be if an atheist business decided not to serve christians. Or a Jewish one turned them away. Or a Muslim shop refused access to anyone wearing a cross. Or..

They...
Forum: General Discussion 27-03-2015, 21:19
Replies: 715
Views: 33,396
Posted By Asmo
The original 3 'stealing jewellery' to fund their...

The original 3 'stealing jewellery' to fund their trip isn't exactly plausible either; if the family's financial activities came under the microscope I daresay there would be some revelations.
Forum: General Discussion 27-03-2015, 13:20
Replies: 73
Views: 2,165
Posted By Asmo
Oh dear. Seems like the Dictionary/Thesaurus he...

Oh dear. Seems like the Dictionary/Thesaurus he ate was missing the page with 'fallacy' on it.
Forum: General Discussion 14-03-2015, 21:38
Replies: 48
Views: 1,478
Posted By Asmo
I have some programs and other files from as far...

I have some programs and other files from as far back as 1983, ZX81 and ZX Spectrum stuff I had (badly) made that I kept and transferred when it became possible, with utilities that let you load them...
Forum: General Discussion 14-03-2015, 17:54
Replies: 1,750
Views: 51,944
Posted By Asmo
https://i.imgur.com/xgmFJ2h.jpg /grabs coat

https://i.imgur.com/xgmFJ2h.jpg

/grabs coat
Forum: General Discussion 13-03-2015, 08:04
Replies: 185
Views: 6,330
Posted By Asmo
If there's any justice, let it be Jar-Jar.

If there's any justice, let it be Jar-Jar.
Forum: General Discussion 11-03-2015, 14:27
Replies: 715
Views: 33,396
Posted By Asmo
How did they 'fence' this alleged stolen...

How did they 'fence' this alleged stolen jewellery? If it was through criminal means, they'd need a sizeable haul to net 1k+ (and probably get ripped off anyway), legitimate buyers would require an...
Forum: General Discussion 09-03-2015, 08:58
Replies: 90
Views: 2,877
Posted By Asmo
I was about to mention that HBO documentary - a...

I was about to mention that HBO documentary - a few online services like Vimeo have picked up the rights, and it'll doubtless be widely available 'out there' after airing.
Apparently it includes the...
Forum: General Discussion 04-03-2015, 16:32
Replies: 717
Views: 16,262
Posted By Asmo
You said they weren't free. This will come as a...

You said they weren't free. This will come as a surprise to them.
Forum: General Discussion 04-03-2015, 14:26
Replies: 717
Views: 16,262
Posted By Asmo
The Orthodox church is embraced by the state in...

The Orthodox church is embraced by the state in Russia now, an estimated 50% of the population identify as christian - putting it on a par (or even above) some western countries for 'level of...
Forum: General Discussion 04-03-2015, 10:57
Replies: 717
Views: 16,262
Posted By Asmo
Just taking the US as an example, the figures...

Just taking the US as an example, the figures suggest that having a religious mindset is no barrier to criminal acts. Quite the opposite it seems...
Forum: General Discussion 03-03-2015, 23:15
Replies: 34
Views: 1,449
Posted By Asmo
Funny the way the word 'skunk' is thrown around...

Funny the way the word 'skunk' is thrown around like that. Unless they did genetic tests (or at least THC/CBD level tests) on samples from all around the country there's really no way they can state...
Forum: General Discussion 02-03-2015, 20:47
Replies: 1,191
Views: 39,109
Posted By Asmo
http://aol.bartleby.com/108/04/31.html From...

http://aol.bartleby.com/108/04/31.html

From "Chapter 31"...
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