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by bindeweede
Sat May 18, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: Humour.
Topic: New cartoon thread.
Replies: 336
Views: 51483

Re: New cartoon thread.

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by bindeweede
Sat May 18, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: Skepticism and Critical Thinking.
Topic: "Why You Can't Win An Argument With an Idiot".
Replies: 1
Views: 18

"Why You Can't Win An Argument With an Idiot".

A new video with not so much new material. and a sales pitch at the end. But worth a watch.



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by bindeweede
Fri May 17, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: Art And Photography.
Topic: Great pics...great captions?
Replies: 12
Views: 6790

Re: Great pics...great captions?

"I see that Boris Johnson is selflessly putting the country's best interests first again."

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by bindeweede
Wed May 15, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: Skepticism and Critical Thinking.
Topic: "Truth Decay."
Replies: 0
Views: 48

"Truth Decay."

A recent article from Steven Novella. The RAND corporation (a think tank of scientists and researchers), which has been researching the issue, defines Truth Decay as: 1- increasing disagreement about facts and analytical interpretations of facts and data 2- a blurring of the line between opinion and...
by bindeweede
Tue May 14, 2019 8:22 pm
Forum: In The News.
Topic: Boris Johnson.
Replies: 18
Views: 3367

Re: Boris Johnson.

“The court has determined that a public hearing will take place on Thursday May 23 at this court, at which the judge will consider the application to issue a summons against the proposed defendant, Mr Boris Johnson MP, for the offence of misconduct in a public office.” https://www.ft.com/content/a9...
by bindeweede
Mon May 13, 2019 9:45 am
Forum: General Health Issues.
Topic: Broccoli sprout compound may assist those with schizophrenia.
Replies: 0
Views: 96

Broccoli sprout compound may assist those with schizophrenia.

In a series of recently published studies using animals and people, Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers say they have further characterized a set of chemical imbalances in the brains of people with schizophrenia related to the chemical glutamate. And they figured out how to tweak the level using a c...
by bindeweede
Tue May 07, 2019 8:22 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: Brexit consequences
Replies: 730
Views: 92732

Re: Brexit consequences

BREXITER PSYCHOSIS. Delusions, Self Deception, And Britain's Political Disorder.

Very interesting and worth a few minutes, imo.

https://bylinetimes.com/2019/05/07/brex ... -disorder/
by bindeweede
Mon May 06, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: In The News.
Topic: Boris Johnson.
Replies: 18
Views: 3367

Re: Boris Johnson.

A crowdfunded private prosecution case against Mr Boris Johnson MP has been given its first date in court. Westminster Magistrates’ Court has ruled that Ball V Johnson’s first court appearance will take place on May 14th at 2pm. The first hearing will be held in private with a second, public hearin...
by bindeweede
Sun May 05, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: Northern Ireland’s local election results:
Replies: 0
Views: 88

Northern Ireland’s local election results:

...." a bad night for the Unionists." One analysis of the rather complicated politics of Northern Ireland. The Northern Ireland parties are generally different to Britain, consisting of Unionist parties, Nationalist parties and Cross-Community parties. Because PR is used in NI elections, apart from ...
by bindeweede
Thu May 02, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: Tory-run Northamptonshire has no local elections today.
Replies: 5
Views: 154

Tory-run Northamptonshire has no local elections today.

This County Isn’t Voting Today Because They Don’t Have Enough Money To Run Elections. Crisis-hit Northampton County council is desperately trying to make savings after years of overspending, so district and borough council elections are off. "When Will People Get To Vote? Voters in the county could...
by bindeweede
Wed May 01, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: Science and Mathematics.
Topic: On Richard Feynman.
Replies: 0
Views: 173

On Richard Feynman.

From "Nature", May 8th 2018.

"Paul Halpern celebrates the oeuvre of the brilliant, unconventional scientist."

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-05082-4
by bindeweede
Wed May 01, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: Humour.
Topic: New cartoon thread.
Replies: 336
Views: 51483

Re: New cartoon thread.

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by bindeweede
Mon Apr 29, 2019 9:20 pm
Forum: Religion, Humanism and Philosophy.
Topic: The power and influence of the number 3.
Replies: 0
Views: 206

The power and influence of the number 3.

"Is number 3 Sacred ? A closer look in Religion, Math and more."



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by bindeweede
Mon Apr 29, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: Ideas Or Improvements.
Topic: Forum Availability.
Replies: 7
Views: 4348

Re: Forum Availability.

I received an email today from Brandin at Envesko. "This message is to notify you of scheduled maintenance that is occurring May 28, 2019, from 8am-8pm Central." I believe this forum will be affected between 2pm and 2am BST. "During this time, all services will be offline while we migrate our server...
by bindeweede
Sun Apr 28, 2019 1:02 am
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: Brexit Plan B?
Replies: 48
Views: 2730

Re: Brexit Plan B?

Tony, thanks so much for your perceptive comments. I really wish I had something significant to add. But I don't. In my more depressed moments, I find a drop of the Irish supportive, at least temporarily.