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Forum: Comics 31-12-2010, 10:48
Replies: 10
Views: 4,013
Posted By makara80
Me! I loved this back in the day, in fact it's...

Me!

I loved this back in the day, in fact it's fair to say that Battle Action Force was my life in the early eighties! That and Terrahawks, Transformers and Star Fleet that is...

B.A.F was a superb...
Forum: Politics 15-12-2010, 13:20
Replies: 33
Views: 1,961
Posted By makara80
The fact that Pilger produced it means I don't...

The fact that Pilger produced it means I don't have to!

Did you notice that my critique was aimed at Jonno himself and not the programme? I only went off topic because other people did.
Forum: Politics 15-12-2010, 13:03
Replies: 33
Views: 1,961
Posted By makara80
Unfortunately I missed this, but judging by many...

Unfortunately I missed this, but judging by many of the comments on this thread so far, it seems that Pilger is up to his old tricks of selective reporting, whilst presenting the image of a...
Forum: Politics 14-12-2010, 21:36
Replies: 333
Views: 16,798
Posted By makara80
Quite, and one gets the impression that the...

Quite, and one gets the impression that the Jody's of this world, who harbour extreme political viewpoints, regard themselves somewhat as 'heroes' or legends... in their own lunchtime that...
Forum: Politics 14-12-2010, 21:06
Replies: 140
Views: 5,283
Posted By makara80
For someone who appears to be going after purely...

For someone who appears to be going after purely 'right leaning' comments I would suggest that you haven't yet grasped the concept of bias to deny it exists elsewhere.

Are you therefore the best...
Forum: Politics 14-12-2010, 20:43
Replies: 140
Views: 5,283
Posted By makara80
You've made the classic mistake of judging others...

You've made the classic mistake of judging others by your own poor standards.

You've also practically admitted that the BBC is institutionally left wing, yet think this is justified due to some over...
Forum: Politics 14-12-2010, 20:06
Replies: 140
Views: 5,283
Posted By makara80
Thanks for the links as I didn't know most of...

Thanks for the links as I didn't know most of that! As I don't get Sky though I can't personally judge how impartial they truly are. Having said that, Sky is always getting accused of being right...
Forum: Politics 14-12-2010, 20:00
Replies: 140
Views: 5,283
Posted By makara80
A tad melodramatic, wouldn't you say? Next you'll...

A tad melodramatic, wouldn't you say? Next you'll be telling me Murdoch's planning world domination from a secret hollowed out volcano type lair:rolleyes:.

Why does it have to be two extremes? i.e...
Forum: Politics 14-12-2010, 13:19
Replies: 333
Views: 16,798
Posted By makara80
Speaking of leftie turds that won't flush...HI...

Speaking of leftie turds that won't flush...HI 'PAN HOW'S IT GOING?!

I was merely pointing out that deliberately engineering an incident for the purposes of discrediting the Police, and risk the...
Forum: Politics 14-12-2010, 09:30
Replies: 333
Views: 16,798
Posted By makara80
I agree, the 'martyr factor' is always important...

I agree, the 'martyr factor' is always important to such people and is never too far away from their thoughts I'd imagine. Obviously if there's a chance that the Police can be goaded into battering...
Forum: Politics 14-12-2010, 08:59
Replies: 333
Views: 16,798
Posted By makara80
He can now walk? Praise the Lord it's a...

He can now walk?

Praise the Lord it's a miracle!!! I believe!

Either that or he's telling porkies about the extent of his disability...nah, the former sounds far more plausable ;)

On a more...
Forum: General Discussion 13-12-2010, 13:32
Replies: 52
Views: 1,771
Posted By makara80
Does it really, really matter? I'm an atheist...

Does it really, really matter?

I'm an atheist and I regard my first name as my 'christian' name.

I couldn't care less.

and, oh look, you've mentioned the Daily Mail (that makes a nice change on...
Forum: Politics 12-12-2010, 16:13
Replies: 62
Views: 2,000
Posted By makara80
I was trapped on the bus when the snow hit the...

I was trapped on the bus when the snow hit the other week. I still can't quite understand why I didn't liken the experience to being in a "mini-gulag" to be honest.

Ironically that scenario is far...
Forum: Politics 12-12-2010, 16:00
Replies: 140
Views: 5,283
Posted By makara80
I can only "highlight isolated examples of...

I can only "highlight isolated examples of perceived left-wing bias" because I don't watch the BBC 24/7!

You asked for examples and I gave them, according to what I have seen.

Still, you ask an...
Forum: Politics 12-12-2010, 15:49
Replies: 140
Views: 5,283
Posted By makara80
Then perhaps the likes of the Telegraph et al...

Then perhaps the likes of the Telegraph et al could be missing out on some prime business from the Beeb by not having a media job section.

If they started one, offering competitive rates for...
Forum: Politics 12-12-2010, 15:35
Replies: 140
Views: 5,283
Posted By makara80
Perhaps the lefties on here could get together...

Perhaps the lefties on here could get together and state what the 'official' status of the BBC actually is?

Some seem convinced that there's no bias whilst others appear to say that the Beeb is...
Forum: Politics 12-12-2010, 15:24
Replies: 140
Views: 5,283
Posted By makara80
Ironically, (and geuinely true) I've worked some...

Ironically, (and geuinely true) I've worked some long hours last week and didn't really watch/listen to much telly/radio at all.

In the last month however, I did catch a bit of Andrew Marr's...
Forum: Politics 12-12-2010, 14:27
Replies: 140
Views: 5,283
Posted By makara80
Afraid not as I've been on teh internet all day...

Afraid not as I've been on teh internet all day and so the telly (and radio) are switched off.

Nice try.
Forum: Politics 12-12-2010, 14:15
Replies: 140
Views: 5,283
Posted By makara80
Ssssssshhhhhhh! You're not meant to say that, old...

Ssssssshhhhhhh! You're not meant to say that, old chap! The 'official' line on here is that the Beeb is a model of neutrality!

On a more serious and obvious note: we don't have to pay for Murdoch's...
Forum: Politics 12-12-2010, 13:29
Replies: 140
Views: 5,283
Posted By makara80
I'm afraid it's going to take a lot more than a...

I'm afraid it's going to take a lot more than a partisan article in the completely 'unbiased' Independant to convince me or most people that the Beeb is "slightly right wing".

If the BBC is as you...
Forum: Politics 12-12-2010, 13:20
Replies: 140
Views: 5,283
Posted By makara80
Biffa, the fact that a highly biased chap like...

Biffa, the fact that a highly biased chap like you considers the Beeb to be neutral, proves that it isn't!

With your terminal case of the 'trots', I seriously doubt that you could tolerate an...
Forum: Politics 12-12-2010, 12:57
Replies: 62
Views: 2,000
Posted By makara80
... and the Politic Board award for most overly...

... and the Politic Board award for most overly melodramatic bullsh*t goes to...

Jeez, one wonders who your 'Political Ideologies' lecturers were if this is the kind of objective, rational thinking ...
Forum: Politics 12-12-2010, 12:14
Replies: 34
Views: 1,612
Posted By makara80
Is it only the EDL and BNP who hate Jews then?...

Is it only the EDL and BNP who hate Jews then? Interesting...I thought the majority and most vocal of anti-Semites came from another side of the political spectrum?
Forum: Politics 11-12-2010, 13:05
Replies: 94
Views: 2,607
Posted By makara80
So because you agree with something one other...

So because you agree with something one other person on this thread has said, it automatically becomes the 'truth' does it?

I can't quite see this 'truth' myself, more like two people's similar...
Forum: Politics 11-12-2010, 10:28
Replies: 55
Views: 3,444
Posted By makara80
Hmmmm, call me paranoid on this, but those...

Hmmmm, call me paranoid on this, but those 'hilarious' moments seem remarkably one sided to me!

I'm sure it's just coincidence...
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