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« Reply #105 on: June 13, 2020, 09:02:18 PM »
Interesting story. I must've missed it in the headlines.

Indeed. Had only recently heard about it. (posted last week in this thread)

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In a recent video, Eric Weinstein proposed a thought experiment wherein we race-swap Tony Timpa and George Floyd. Would Timpa's death then be considered to be motivated by racism? etc.
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Re: George Floyd
« Reply #106 on: June 13, 2020, 09:13:00 PM »
Indeed. Had only recently heard about it. (posted last week in this thread)

Hrmm... You sure? I seem to remember seeing someone posting a video about it here a good bit longer than a week ago (probably you - seems like a few months ago), before the George Floyd thing happened at all.
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« Reply #107 on: June 13, 2020, 09:27:59 PM »
I seem to remember seeing someone posting a video about it here a good bit longer than a week ago (probably you - seems like a few months ago), before the George Floyd thing happened at all.

Now that's interesting, because I did have a vague feeling along those lines last week, and had tried some forum searches for Tony Timpa prior to posting at that time. Searches came up empty, so I presumed I was misremembering.

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« Reply #108 on: June 13, 2020, 09:39:50 PM »
Damn! I completely missed that. There was a several day period where I was not as VERY active like I usually am posting around here. Went right over that damn one  :dohdohdoh:
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« Reply #109 on: June 13, 2020, 09:47:10 PM »
I found it a couple days ago browsing this one guy's Facebook and Twitter. There's an extremely hard right, or alt right, or both (who the fuck knows these days) professor that's under a lot of fire from the University I attended years ago that's also 10 minutes from my house. Google Mike Adams, he's been making national news and is getting put on blast by celebrities. I actually think I took one of his classes in 2006, but I'm not 100% positive and didn't verify.

He's making quite the stink though. Has a history of winning lawsuits against the University due to free speech, and recently referenced NC as a slave state and called our governor "Massa Cooper" in a tweet.

Edit: he's also a columnist for the daily wire.
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« Reply #110 on: June 14, 2020, 12:21:00 PM »
I seem to remember seeing someone posting a video about it here a good bit longer than a week ago (probably you - seems like a few months ago), before the George Floyd thing happened at all.

Now that's interesting, because I did have a vague feeling along those lines last week, and had tried some forum searches for Tony Timpa prior to posting at that time. Searches came up empty, so I presumed I was misremembering.

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I can't find it. I searched every post you made in "politics" with the terms timpa, police, death, even "http" hoping it would index video urls, but couldn't find it. If it's here, it's most likely in the "current politics/history" thread, and since it happened in August 2016, it would be anywhere from page 15 to page 98. I got from 15 to 22 before I gave up. :D Or maybe it was someone else who posted it.

Either that or I'm also misremembering and someone posted it on the porn forum I used to yak on.
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« Reply #112 on: June 14, 2020, 07:04:46 PM »
Haha that's pretty good. Everyone in the comments is mesmerized by the uncooked ramen, but I frequently saw that in college. The delivery and mispronouncing COMO's name is what makes it.

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« Reply #113 on: June 14, 2020, 07:56:09 PM »
COMO should have him on the show  :lolsign:
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« Reply #114 on: June 22, 2020, 01:13:57 PM »
First there was BLACK LIVES MATTER...

Then there was ALL LIVES MATTER...

And now there's...

TITTIES MATTER.

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« Reply #115 on: June 22, 2020, 02:35:26 PM »
Haha I saw that this morning. I noticed Bubba Wallace is facing some criticism over whether the noose was legitimately put there by a fellow driver or a planted as a left-wing theater tool. Multiple celebrities are coming to his defense:

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« Reply #116 on: June 29, 2020, 08:09:27 PM »

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