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Forum: Social Studies 21 September 2018, 04:10 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By Gutter Monkey
It's not exactly a new idea, people have been...

It's not exactly a new idea, people have been dressing up in Handmaid costumes for parties and protest rallies long before now.

There was even a lingerie company who tried to cash in on the...
Forum: Rantidote 21 September 2018, 03:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 902
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Judge I've probably mentioned it before but one of my...

I've probably mentioned it before but one of my previous housemates refused to buy a $40 annual parking pass so he could park in the street outside our house and just kept throwing the parking fines...
Forum: SLC 21 September 2018, 03:51 PM
Replies: 692
Views: 78,294
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Me three, that sounds great

Me three, that sounds great
Forum: Rantidote 21 September 2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 902
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Bacon If you've been racking up public transport fines...

If you've been racking up public transport fines for traveling without a valid ticket for nine years and just plain ignoring the many many letters they've been sending you all this time (pretty much...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 21 September 2018, 04:02 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,897
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Citation needed. If you're still confused...

Citation needed.

If you're still confused (and ignorant) of the history of whiteface performances then maybe try reading some books about it? Maybe start with this one:...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 21 September 2018, 03:41 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,897
Posted By Gutter Monkey
People have commonly called that whiteface for...

People have commonly called that whiteface for well over a century. If you disagree that's fine but history and the rest of the world apparently disagrees with you. Claiming "there's no such history...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 21 September 2018, 03:13 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,897
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Sure there is. I posted a Wikipedia link earlier...

Sure there is. I posted a Wikipedia link earlier in the thread and also listed some noted examples.

Note that it's not the equivalent of blackface because the context (and usually the intentions)...
Forum: Rantidote 21 September 2018, 03:06 AM
Replies: 452
Views: 158,705
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Sounds like it was pretty catastrophic from the...

Sounds like it was pretty catastrophic from the tire's point of view
Forum: Soapbox Derby 20 September 2018, 07:06 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,897
Posted By Gutter Monkey
I went back and checked the cartoon against a...

I went back and checked the cartoon against a photo of Osaka from the tournament:
https://i.imgur.com/i17LGLl.jpg

She has sliiiightly browner skin that the 'Poor Innocent Man' in the umpire's...
Forum: Rantidote 20 September 2018, 04:58 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,395
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Hey, air doesn't grow on trees you know ...

Hey, air doesn't grow on trees you know


EDIT: I googled it an apparently air DOES grow on trees. My bad.
Forum: Rantidote 19 September 2018, 07:44 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,395
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Computer A friend of mine is getting a LOT of death...

A friend of mine is getting a LOT of death threats online for a tweet they made about Bert & Ernie being gay. Frank Oz replied to the tweet which suddenly shoved it into the national spotlight and...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 19 September 2018, 07:40 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,897
Posted By Gutter Monkey
I was replying to Alarm's post

I was replying to Alarm's post
Forum: Rantidote 19 September 2018, 03:35 PM
Replies: 889
Views: 293,572
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Another tip: don't remove the plant from the old...

Another tip: don't remove the plant from the old pot until you've got the soil level just right in the new pot.
Forum: Soapbox Derby 19 September 2018, 03:29 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,897
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Icon18 Blackface isn't just white people putting on dark...

Blackface isn't just white people putting on dark makeup, African Americans performers "blacked up" with burnt cork and painted on giant comical lips as part of minstrel shows as far back as the...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 19 September 2018, 10:40 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,897
Posted By Gutter Monkey
No Here's a link to a different article about the...

Here's a link to a different article about the latest blackface incident in case people don't want to give clicks to the Daily Mail:...
Forum: Soapbox Derby 19 September 2018, 05:45 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,897
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Here's the latest incident: ...

Here's the latest incident:

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6179915/Footy-players-disgrace-donning-blackface.html
Forum: Rantidote 18 September 2018, 07:26 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,395
Posted By Gutter Monkey
I get the impression that Doctor Who didn't used...

I get the impression that Doctor Who didn't used to be* very that popular in North America so it's really not all that surprising for anyone outside of the UK or Australia to not have seen it.

I...
Forum: Rantidote 18 September 2018, 07:21 PM
Replies: 889
Views: 293,572
Posted By Gutter Monkey
I used to know someone who would unload all her...

I used to know someone who would unload all her troubles onto me all the time, to the point where I started avoiding her because she was such a huge downer. She hardly ever talked about the positive...
Forum: SLC 17 September 2018, 06:57 AM
Replies: 869
Views: 91,913
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Facebook I did a good deed today! ...

I did a good deed today!

https://i.imgur.com/rggGUKi.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/xNlPlw9.jpg
Forum: Rantidote 17 September 2018, 06:18 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,395
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Cell Phone I was scheduled to do Work For The Dole today but...

I was scheduled to do Work For The Dole today but I had some paid work come up so I had to get my Job Network Agency to make a note on the system showing that I had a legitimate reason for missing...
Forum: Amusement Bark 17 September 2018, 05:40 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 20,655
Posted By Gutter Monkey
I went and saw The Predator and it was fine. Not...

I went and saw The Predator and it was fine. Not great, not terrible, just fine.

They obviously changed a LOT of things partway through production because there's a lot of very obvious cracks and...
Forum: Rantidote 16 September 2018, 12:29 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,395
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Jaded It was my brother's birthday party last night and...

It was my brother's birthday party last night and he lives a fair way outside the city and I wanted to arrive at the party by 6:30 so I left with plenty of time to catch the necessary trams and...
Forum: Rantidote 15 September 2018, 03:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 902
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Tsk, Tsk Things you shouldn't have to tell people

Continuing on from the previous thread (http://message.snopes.com/showthread.php?t=96234&page=51) ...



I always write "NOT AT THIS ADDRESS RETURN TO SENDER" in big letters across the envelope...
Forum: Rantidote 15 September 2018, 03:36 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,395
Posted By Gutter Monkey
HA HA HA oh you better hope not!!...

HA HA HA oh you better hope not!! http://message.snopes.com/images/icons/icon107.gif
Forum: Rantidote 14 September 2018, 07:22 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,395
Posted By Gutter Monkey
I have no idea what you're talking about???...

I have no idea what you're talking about??? :confused::confused:
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