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Re: Comics

Postby Haggis_McMutton on Mon Jan 07, 2013 6:57 am

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Re: Comics

Postby x-raider on Mon Jan 07, 2013 2:44 pm

Nice...
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Re: Comics

Postby x-raider on Wed Jan 09, 2013 2:09 am

Discovered another comic strip...
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Re: Comics

Postby Haggis_McMutton on Mon Jan 14, 2013 8:10 pm

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Re: Comics

Postby macbone on Tue Jan 15, 2013 4:22 am

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That's from Kate Beaton's "Hark! a Vagrant".
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Re: Comics

Postby TA1LGUNN3R on Tue Jan 15, 2013 6:41 am

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"There are hidden contradictions in the minds of people who "love Nature" while deploring the "artificialities" with which "Man has spoiled 'Nature.'" The obvious contradiction lies in their choice of words, which imply that Man and his artifacts are not part of "Nature"--but beavers and their dams are. But the contradictions go deeper than this prima-fascie absurdity. In declaring his love for beaver dams (erected by beavers for beavers' purpose) and his hatred for dams erected by men (for the purposes of men) the "Naturist" reveals his hatred for his own race--i.e. his own self-hatred.

In the case of "Naturists" such self-hatred is understandable; they are such a sorry lot. But hatred is too strong an emotion to feel toward them; pity and contempt are the most they rate.

As for me, willy-nilly I am a man, not a beaver, and H. sapiens is the only race I have or can have. Fortunately for me, I like being part of a race made up of men and women--it strikes me as a fine arrangement and perfectly "natural."

Believe it or not, there were "Naturists" who opposed the first flight to old Earth's Moon as being "unnatural" and a "despoiling of nature.""

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Re: Comics

Postby macbone on Tue Jan 15, 2013 7:15 am

Did you guys see this xkcd? It's a little too big for this thread:

http://xkcd.com/1110/
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Re: Comics

Postby ender516 on Tue Jan 15, 2013 12:56 pm

macbone wrote:Did you guys see this xkcd? It's a little too big for this thread:

http://xkcd.com/1110/

Yes that was a real time-eater. I doubt I have seen it all yet. Maybe I should try to grab the file and open it in GIMP so I can zoom out.
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Re: Comics

Postby Haggis_McMutton on Tue Jan 15, 2013 7:39 pm

TA1LGUNN3R wrote:"There are hidden contradictions in the minds of people who "love Nature" while deploring the "artificialities" with which "Man has spoiled 'Nature.'" The obvious contradiction lies in their choice of words, which imply that Man and his artifacts are not part of "Nature"--but beavers and their dams are. But the contradictions go deeper than this prima-fascie absurdity. In declaring his love for beaver dams (erected by beavers for beavers' purpose) and his hatred for dams erected by men (for the purposes of men) the "Naturist" reveals his hatred for his own race--i.e. his own self-hatred.

In the case of "Naturists" such self-hatred is understandable; they are such a sorry lot. But hatred is too strong an emotion to feel toward them; pity and contempt are the most they rate.

As for me, willy-nilly I am a man, not a beaver, and H. sapiens is the only race I have or can have. Fortunately for me, I like being part of a race made up of men and women--it strikes me as a fine arrangement and perfectly "natural."

Believe it or not, there were "Naturists" who opposed the first flight to old Earth's Moon as being "unnatural" and a "despoiling of nature.""

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Awesome.

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Re: Comics

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Re: Comics

Postby Haggis_McMutton on Sun Jan 20, 2013 7:06 pm

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Re: Comics

Postby ender516 on Sun Jan 20, 2013 10:27 pm

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500 quatloos on the newcomer!
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Re: Comics

Postby BigBallinStalin on Sun Jan 20, 2013 11:03 pm

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I love a good intentions, bad outcomes story!
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Re: Comics

Postby thegreekdog on Mon Jan 21, 2013 2:39 pm

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Re: Comics

Postby Haggis_McMutton on Tue Jan 22, 2013 6:06 am

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Re: Comics

Postby macbone on Tue Jan 22, 2013 6:11 am

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Re: Comics

Postby The Bison King on Tue Jan 22, 2013 8:55 am

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That's from Kate Beaton's "Hark! a Vagrant".

Thank you kind sir!
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Re: Comics

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Re: Comics

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Re: Comics

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Re: Comics

Postby x-raider on Sun Jan 27, 2013 8:36 pm

Ahhahaha... They're all sooo good :D

...And some more savage chickens.

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Re: Comics

Postby AndyDufresne on Mon Jan 28, 2013 12:41 pm

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"Commenting threads: good, bad, or not at all." Scientific American Blog Article...with science!


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Re: Comics

Postby BigBallinStalin on Mon Jan 28, 2013 2:07 pm

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"Commenting threads: good, bad, or not at all." Scientific American Blog Article...with science!


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THAT ARTICLE IS SO FULL OF STUPID MY EYES HURT.
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Re: Comics

Postby Haggis_McMutton on Tue Jan 29, 2013 7:57 pm

WHAT TIME IS IT? WHY IT'S TIME FOR MORE PHILOSOPHY COMICS :

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Actually, one of the reasons I'd really like to do that "sleep 20 minutes every 4 hours" schedule is to get to experience that hall-way effect they're discussing. I think it'd be interesting, at least for a while.
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Re: Comics

Postby x-raider on Tue Jan 29, 2013 8:14 pm

I'm still trying to wrap my head around the first one...
Read G-D's mind?

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