Message from Japan

Image
    Abandon all sanity ye who enter here

Moderators: ᴶᵛᵀᴬ, Omphalos, Freakzilla

User avatar
Kojiro
Posts: 502
Joined: 09 Jul 2010 23:15
Location: Frank Herbert's Old Stomping Grounds
Contact:

Re: Message from Japan

Postby Kojiro » 20 Mar 2011 18:37

Some of your fellow citizens would disagree about the absence of state-run.

http://uk.answers.yahoo.com/question/in ... 757AAHGfM3

I liked this comment best of all.

A great question. It is at the very least an 'unofficial' government controlled corporation - who rely on the 'goodwill' of the government to get this (highway robbery) licence fee money from the public.

When the BBC 'don't toe the party line' they are threatened with the ending of the licence fee - and this has happened lots of times in the past - and after that threat the BBC soon fall into line.

So the BBC is not supposed to be a state run corporation but we can 'all read' between the lines for the reasons you've stated......the public is not stupid - even if the government thinks we all are.!!!


The license is the government paycheck.

So you're still... and now to the tune of Big fucking Ben:

Has not religion claimed a patent on creation for all of these millennia?
-The Tleilaxu Question,
from Muad'dib Speaks

User avatar
A Thing of Eternity
Posts: 6090
Joined: 08 Apr 2008 15:35
Location: Calgary Alberta

Re: Message from Japan

Postby A Thing of Eternity » 20 Mar 2011 18:41

I see the fearmonger machine is running full tilt here. :lol:
Image

User avatar
Eyes High
Patience Personified
Posts: 2321
Joined: 22 Jul 2008 15:32
Location: between the worlds of men and make believe

Re: Message from Japan

Postby Eyes High » 20 Mar 2011 18:44

Give it a rest already!

Edited to add: Thing, you slipped in there-- that was directed to K
What fear is there in the night?
Nothing, but that which is in our own imaginations.

Alpha Carinae
Posts: 45
Joined: 04 Dec 2010 11:15

Re: Message from Japan

Postby Alpha Carinae » 20 Mar 2011 19:05

Kojiro wrote:Some of your fellow citizens ... to the tune of Big fucking Ben


Ah. Now I see what's going on here. No need for further comment, really.

User avatar
TheDukester
Posts: 3808
Joined: 20 Jun 2008 13:44
Location: Operation Enduring Bacon
Contact:

Re: Message from Japan

Postby TheDukester » 20 Mar 2011 20:18

Kojiro wrote:... and now to the tune of Big fucking Ben:

This is to the tune of my raised middle finger:

Give it a fucking rest, asshole.

Google it.
"Anything I write will be remembered and listed in bibliographies on Dune for several hundred years ..." — some delusional halfwit troll.

User avatar
Kojiro
Posts: 502
Joined: 09 Jul 2010 23:15
Location: Frank Herbert's Old Stomping Grounds
Contact:

Re: Message from Japan

Postby Kojiro » 20 Mar 2011 20:36

You first.
Has not religion claimed a patent on creation for all of these millennia?
-The Tleilaxu Question,
from Muad'dib Speaks

User avatar
Nekhrun
Icelandic Wiener
Posts: 3289
Joined: 10 Feb 2008 16:27

Re: Message from Japan

Postby Nekhrun » 20 Mar 2011 21:54

I think everyone's forgetting what's really important:

viewtopic.php?p=103000#p103000
"If he was here to discuss Dune, he sure as hell picked a dumb way to do it." -Omphalos :character-cookiemonster:

Happy Memorial Day everyone! -James C. Harwood

"Three of my videos have over 100 views."
"Over 500 views for my 'Open Question' video." -Nebiros

D Pope
Posts: 1500
Joined: 14 May 2010 14:11
Location: Grubville

Re: Message from Japan

Postby D Pope » 20 Mar 2011 22:15

That's some pretty funny stuff! I never looked at that thread, thinking it was some sports thing.

:clap: :D
Leto II is gone for good, except for OM. The "pearl" was just that; a miniscule portion of what Leto was, and not a compressed version of the whole. The pearl that the worms have do not make them Leto, or in any way similar to him.
-Omphalos

User avatar
Nekhrun
Icelandic Wiener
Posts: 3289
Joined: 10 Feb 2008 16:27

Re: Message from Japan

Postby Nekhrun » 20 Mar 2011 22:35

D Pope wrote:That's some pretty funny stuff! I never looked at that thread, thinking it was some sports thing.

:clap: :D

I guess I screwed up that title. I think I screwed up even further by posting a link to it in this thread which most people are now avoiding 8-)

Oh well, some people around here still read everything.
"If he was here to discuss Dune, he sure as hell picked a dumb way to do it." -Omphalos :character-cookiemonster:

Happy Memorial Day everyone! -James C. Harwood

"Three of my videos have over 100 views."
"Over 500 views for my 'Open Question' video." -Nebiros

User avatar
Eyes High
Patience Personified
Posts: 2321
Joined: 22 Jul 2008 15:32
Location: between the worlds of men and make believe

Re: Message from Japan

Postby Eyes High » 20 Mar 2011 22:39

Yeah, some of us are gluten for punishment. ;-)
What fear is there in the night?
Nothing, but that which is in our own imaginations.

User avatar
Robspierre
Posts: 2160
Joined: 19 Feb 2008 10:49
Location: Cascadia

Re: Message from Japan

Postby Robspierre » 20 Mar 2011 22:58

Eyes High wrote:Yeah, some of us are gluten for punishment. ;-)



Speaking of which, you missed your appointment today :teasing-whipyellow: :teasing-whipyellow: :teasing-whipyellow:

Rob

D Pope
Posts: 1500
Joined: 14 May 2010 14:11
Location: Grubville

Re: Message from Japan

Postby D Pope » 20 Mar 2011 23:05

Robspierre wrote:
Eyes High wrote:Yeah, some of us are gluten for punishment. ;-)



Speaking of which, you missed your appointment today :teasing-whipyellow: :teasing-whipyellow: :teasing-whipyellow:

Rob

Don't you think she might have done that on purpose? :wink:
Leto II is gone for good, except for OM. The "pearl" was just that; a miniscule portion of what Leto was, and not a compressed version of the whole. The pearl that the worms have do not make them Leto, or in any way similar to him.
-Omphalos

User avatar
SandChigger
KJASF Ground Zero
Posts: 14490
Joined: 08 Feb 2008 22:29
Location: "Whatcha having, shoog? Hurry up and order now, I ain't got all day!"
Contact:

Re: Message from Japan

Postby SandChigger » 21 Mar 2011 03:20

Eyes High wrote:Yeah, some of us are gluten for punishment. ;-)

Is that the reason for the pasty complexion of the girl in your sig pic? ;)

Oh, no, she's a vampire, isn't she? :?

User avatar
Eyes High
Patience Personified
Posts: 2321
Joined: 22 Jul 2008 15:32
Location: between the worlds of men and make believe

Re: Message from Japan

Postby Eyes High » 21 Mar 2011 06:11

SandChigger wrote:
Eyes High wrote:Yeah, some of us are gluten for punishment. ;-)

Is that the reason for the pasty complexion of the girl in your sig pic? ;)

Oh, no, she's a vampire, isn't she? :?


Yeah, I never changed her after Halloween. I might one day.
What fear is there in the night?
Nothing, but that which is in our own imaginations.

User avatar
inhuien
Posts: 3629
Joined: 09 Feb 2008 05:03
Location: right here as in not (all) there

Re: Message from Japan

Postby inhuien » 21 Mar 2011 07:58

Eyes, Don't go changing.

Image

User avatar
Eyes High
Patience Personified
Posts: 2321
Joined: 22 Jul 2008 15:32
Location: between the worlds of men and make believe

Re: Message from Japan

Postby Eyes High » 21 Mar 2011 08:47

Thanks Inhuien, you've brightened my morning. I've always liked Billy Joel
What fear is there in the night?
Nothing, but that which is in our own imaginations.

User avatar
SandChigger
KJASF Ground Zero
Posts: 14490
Joined: 08 Feb 2008 22:29
Location: "Whatcha having, shoog? Hurry up and order now, I ain't got all day!"
Contact:

Re: Message from Japan

Postby SandChigger » 21 Mar 2011 08:48

:think:

No need to change her. I was trying to tease you about the "gluten" bit. ;)

User avatar
Eyes High
Patience Personified
Posts: 2321
Joined: 22 Jul 2008 15:32
Location: between the worlds of men and make believe

Re: Message from Japan

Postby Eyes High » 21 Mar 2011 09:00

SandChigger wrote::think:

No need to change her. I was trying to tease you about the "gluten" bit. ;)


I know., and it was a good joke ... it just reminded me that I had used her for Halloween.
What fear is there in the night?
Nothing, but that which is in our own imaginations.

User avatar
SandRider
Watermaster
Posts: 6163
Joined: 05 Oct 2008 16:14
Location: In the back of your mind. Always.
Contact:

Re: Message from Japan

Postby SandRider » 21 Mar 2011 16:46

I really dug Billy Joel in the mid to late 70s ... that stuff is still very good; then, he got kinda weirded-out, but I've always wondered
if that wasn't due to being married to Christy .... I got the feeling that girl would've tried anybody's patience ...

and I'm back to liking Kojo again ... the back & forth bickering in this thread is the kinda of stuff I enjoy -
purposeful rude debate with just enough personal attacks to be interesting without getting out of hand is good ...

I particularly like that a lot of "dumbass" and "fuck yerself" was tossed about without anybody getting huffy and self-righteous
and posting some "Screw you guys, I'm goin' home" tirade ... good deal, stick to yer guns, call the other guy an asshat once in a
while, but don't loose sight of the facts of the matter - internet message board, not srs biznss, &etc.
................ I exist only to amuse myself ................
ImageImage

I personally feel that this message board, Jacurutu, is full of hateful folks who don't know
how to fully interact with people.
~ "Spice Grandson" (Bryon Merrit) 08 June 2008

User avatar
Eyes High
Patience Personified
Posts: 2321
Joined: 22 Jul 2008 15:32
Location: between the worlds of men and make believe

Re: Message from Japan

Postby Eyes High » 21 Mar 2011 16:50

SandRider wrote:I really dug Billy Joel in the mid to late 70s ... that stuff is still very good; then, he got kinda weirded-out, but I've always wondered
if that wasn't due to being married to Christy .... I got the feeling that girl would've tried anybody's patience ...

and I'm back to liking Kojo again ... the back & forth bickering in this thread is the kinda of stuff I enjoy -
purposeful rude debate with just enough personal attacks to be interesting without getting out of hand is good ...

I particularly like that a lot of "dumbass" and "fuck yerself" was tossed about without anybody getting huffy and self-righteous
and posting some "Screw you guys, I'm goin' home" tirade ... good deal, stick to yer guns, call the other guy an asshat once in a
while, but don't loose sight of the facts of the matter - internet message board, not srs biznss, &etc.



Papa Bear, --- kiss my elbow! :P
What fear is there in the night?
Nothing, but that which is in our own imaginations.

User avatar
SandRider
Watermaster
Posts: 6163
Joined: 05 Oct 2008 16:14
Location: In the back of your mind. Always.
Contact:

Re: Message from Japan

Postby SandRider » 21 Mar 2011 16:57

you first
................ I exist only to amuse myself ................
ImageImage

I personally feel that this message board, Jacurutu, is full of hateful folks who don't know
how to fully interact with people.
~ "Spice Grandson" (Bryon Merrit) 08 June 2008

User avatar
Eyes High
Patience Personified
Posts: 2321
Joined: 22 Jul 2008 15:32
Location: between the worlds of men and make believe

Re: Message from Japan

Postby Eyes High » 21 Mar 2011 17:53

:romance-lips:

:mrgreen:
What fear is there in the night?
Nothing, but that which is in our own imaginations.


Return to “˲”