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by Rylinks
Mon May 10, 2021 9:56 pm
Forum: Amusement Club
Topic: do we need a weekday group draft thread?
Replies: 44
Views: 295

Re: do we need a weekday group draft thread?

when is the mq?
by Rylinks
Mon May 10, 2021 7:43 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: POLITICS MOTHERFUCKER
Replies: 16737
Views: 260506

Re: POLITICS MOTHERFUCKER

if the answer is yes then congratulations you care about protecting your culture
by Rylinks
Mon May 10, 2021 7:37 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: POLITICS MOTHERFUCKER
Replies: 16737
Views: 260506

Re: POLITICS MOTHERFUCKER

Khaos wrote:
Mon May 10, 2021 7:22 pm
yeah i think maybe i find the whole "we need to protect our culture" idea some combination of stupid, bad, and evil
do you think schools should teach kids that racism is bad
by Rylinks
Mon May 10, 2021 7:24 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: POLITICS MOTHERFUCKER
Replies: 16737
Views: 260506

Re: POLITICS MOTHERFUCKER

i don't think it's a problem for libertarians that a government is dictating what teachers teach at public schools

beyond the existance of public schools in the first place, of course
by Rylinks
Mon May 10, 2021 4:18 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: Charho-oh Virus Thread
Replies: 3818
Views: 29106

Re: Charho-oh Virus Thread

fact check: true
by Rylinks
Mon May 10, 2021 4:17 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: Charho-oh Virus Thread
Replies: 3818
Views: 29106

Re: Charho-oh Virus Thread

well i mean that arguments in ordinary conversation are never 'valid' or 'invalid' because ordinary language contains too many imprecisions for that to be a useful description (see above)
by Rylinks
Mon May 10, 2021 4:13 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: Charho-oh Virus Thread
Replies: 3818
Views: 29106

Re: Charho-oh Virus Thread

he who drinks sleeps
he who sleeps does not sin
he who does not sin is holy

therefore he who drinks is holy
by Rylinks
Mon May 10, 2021 4:12 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: Charho-oh Virus Thread
Replies: 3818
Views: 29106

Re: Charho-oh Virus Thread

unfortunately i think language like that is not useful for communication outside of logical arguments
by Rylinks
Mon May 10, 2021 4:09 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: Charho-oh Virus Thread
Replies: 3818
Views: 29106

Re: Charho-oh Virus Thread

The purpose of the vaccines is to save the vaccinated person -- the CDC makes no guarantee that the vaccines stop you from spreading it yes i know this. my understanding is that it's only very very effective at stopping the spread The CDC doesn't say this, why do you people on twitter told me so
by Rylinks
Mon May 10, 2021 4:07 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: Charho-oh Virus Thread
Replies: 3818
Views: 29106

Re: Charho-oh Virus Thread

Jeb Bush 2012 wrote:
Mon May 10, 2021 4:06 pm
we regret to inform you that the CDC is at it again
by Rylinks
Mon May 10, 2021 4:06 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: Charho-oh Virus Thread
Replies: 3818
Views: 29106

Re: Charho-oh Virus Thread

yes but on the other hand the vaccines totally stop you from spreading it (mostly)

someone could be forgiven for not knowing this given the messaging though
by Rylinks
Mon May 10, 2021 4:04 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: Charho-oh Virus Thread
Replies: 3818
Views: 29106

Re: Charho-oh Virus Thread

most obviously even the most effective vaccines are not 100% effective but they've been shown to be 100% effective against hospitalization and death (in clinical trials) correct? just not infection sure in trials but the CDC has reported 132 vaccine breakthrough deaths: https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines...
by Rylinks
Mon May 10, 2021 2:41 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: Charho-oh Virus Thread
Replies: 3818
Views: 29106

Re: Charho-oh Virus Thread

welp ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
by Rylinks
Mon May 10, 2021 2:37 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: Charho-oh Virus Thread
Replies: 3818
Views: 29106

Re: Charho-oh Virus Thread

it is entirely reasonable to not get vaccinated if you have already had covid imo
by Rylinks
Fri May 07, 2021 8:35 pm
Forum: Look At This Stupid
Topic: i found this stupid video
Replies: 595
Views: 22991

Re: i found this stupid video

can someone tell me whats objectionable about this so i don't ahve to watch it
by Rylinks
Fri May 07, 2021 6:04 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: POLITICS MOTHERFUCKER
Replies: 16737
Views: 260506

Re: POLITICS MOTHERFUCKER

by Rylinks
Fri May 07, 2021 6:04 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: POLITICS MOTHERFUCKER
Replies: 16737
Views: 260506

Re: POLITICS MOTHERFUCKER

people use that list to say things like "Just 100 companies responsible for 71% of global emissions" and then neglect to mention that the "companies" include organizations such as 'china'
by Rylinks
Thu May 06, 2021 11:28 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: Charho-oh Virus Thread
Replies: 3818
Views: 29106

Re: Charho-oh Virus Thread

zvi mowshowitz on the patent stripping: What’s The Worst Possible Thing You Could Do? [...] There’s a simple solution to the problem of intellectual property if you wanted to make the situation better rather than worse. You could buy the intellectual property rights from the companies involved. So,...
by Rylinks
Thu May 06, 2021 6:16 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: Maths
Replies: 150
Views: 993

Re: Maths

there's a related formulation: you are stranded in a desert and will die wthout aid. A guy comes with a car and says he will drive you to civilization if you agree to pay him $1000 once you arrive, but he also says that if he thinks you are lying when you agree he will refuse to take you. Do you pay...
by Rylinks
Thu May 06, 2021 5:25 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: Maths
Replies: 150
Views: 993

Re: Maths

in that case i think i should open both boxes due to the risks of burning down my house
by Rylinks
Thu May 06, 2021 5:08 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: Maths
Replies: 150
Views: 993

Re: Maths

you should post on public message boards saying you'd take one box

and then actually take two boxes
by Rylinks
Thu May 06, 2021 4:58 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: Worth Reading
Replies: 74
Views: 710

Re: Worth Reading

to the extent advertising is some kind of subconcious manipulation to get people to choose bud light rather than coors light probably. to the extent advertising is mostly informing people about products of offers they may not be aware of, no
by Rylinks
Thu May 06, 2021 4:35 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: Worth Reading
Replies: 74
Views: 710

Re: Worth Reading

Ashenai wrote:
Thu May 06, 2021 3:09 pm
Wait, is priming not real? I thought priming was real
priming is not real and neither are most social science results people have heard of
by Rylinks
Thu May 06, 2021 2:28 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: Worth Reading
Replies: 74
Views: 710

Re: Worth Reading

by Rylinks
Thu May 06, 2021 2:28 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: Worth Reading
Replies: 74
Views: 710

Re: Worth Reading

if people didn't write op-eds criticizing social science we'd probably still believe in priming today
by Rylinks
Thu May 06, 2021 1:13 am
Forum: Everything
Topic: Maths
Replies: 150
Views: 993

Re: Maths

it's the odds a common does not appear in the draft at all, and since there are 2 cards left over a card doesn't appear if the leftovers are a duplicate
by Rylinks
Wed May 05, 2021 9:14 pm
Forum: Everything
Topic: this thread is for posting in
Replies: 3884
Views: 79064

Re: this thread is for posting in

wait i

i found the picture

i did not find the snake