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Crazy news 'round the globe

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Night Prowler, May 12, 2011.

  1. Mosh

    Mosh The years just pass like trains Staff Member

  2. Perun

    Perun King of Kings Staff Member

    I'm not entirely sure. He doesn't seem to grasp the consequences that his act may have on his children. If you're both a public persona and a father, you may want to make sure you're a good role model. If Jones' public speaking would only consist of aggressive rants, that's one thing. But the man has appeared shirtless on widely clicked YouTube videos, he's been on national TV insulting interviewers and the like. You could argue it's all an act and he did all this in calculation, but if the man publicly portrays himself as insane, you wonder what kind of lessons he teaches his children with that.
  3. CriedWhenBrucieLeft

    CriedWhenBrucieLeft Ancient Mariner

    The same lessons an actor/performance-artist teaches their children?
  4. Perun

    Perun King of Kings Staff Member

    Real actors/performance artists still make sure the public knows the difference. Alex Jones publicly insists he isn't an actor. So whether he is or not doesn't matter, because he doesn't want the public to know the difference.
  5. Ariana

    Ariana Purple leopard

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  6. Niall Kielt

    Niall Kielt Pulled Her At The Bottle Top

    It actually appears to be true. Unbelievable.
    The commission is responsible for “promoting women’s rights, documenting the reality of women’s lives throughout the world, and shaping global standards on gender equality and the empowerment of women," according to the UN. :nuts2:
  7. LooseCannon

    LooseCannon Yorktown-class aircraft carrier Staff Member

    Saudi Arabia is also on the human rights' committee.
  8. CriedWhenBrucieLeft

    CriedWhenBrucieLeft Ancient Mariner

    Right fucking thread. That shit is crazy.
  9. Night Prowler

    Night Prowler ɹǝlʍoɹԀ ʇɥƃᴉN Staff Member

  10. bearfan

    bearfan Ancient Mariner

  11. Dr. Eddies Wingman

    Dr. Eddies Wingman Brighter than thousand_suns

    This has been debated in Norway too. The Saudi ambassador to Norway commented that "it's not Norway's problem that Saudi women aren't allowed to drive" and also sais Saudi women are spoilt. Moron.
  12. bearfan

    bearfan Ancient Mariner

    Luckily the UN is pretty meaningless ... and this goes to show how much.
  13. Zare

    Zare Dream of broken citadels

    I don't think you get it. Since it doesn't have any power at all, it's better to have a shit state like this on board. Then they need to talk about it. Bear in mind that they can only talk and publish results.
  14. Brigantium

    Brigantium Jumping on the bandwagon Staff Member

  15. LooseCannon

    LooseCannon Yorktown-class aircraft carrier Staff Member

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  16. Magnus

    Magnus Ancient Mariner

    First case of latitude AND longitude prejudice I've ever seen
  17. LooseCannon

    LooseCannon Yorktown-class aircraft carrier Staff Member

  18. Magnus

    Magnus Ancient Mariner

    I honestly wouldn't have seen anything phallic about it. If anything, it reminds me of Rygel from Farscape.
    Author, however, is Marilyn Boone, so I'm not arguing.
  19. Black Wizard

    Black Wizard Out of the Silent Planet

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  20. Perun

    Perun King of Kings Staff Member

    That's the iceberg that bumped into the Tit-anic.

    You're welcome.

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