• FlashFyr posted a message in the forum topic POLITICS THREAD. on the Off-Topic board

    @lord_tenebrous:> All protesting is for a noble cause? Good to know.You should be really careful about accusing another person of skimming or having bad reading comprehension when... y'know... you'...

  • FlashFyr posted a message in the forum topic POLITICS THREAD. on the Off-Topic board

    @irishx: Ah, so you're one of those people who think cursing detracts from intelligence or maturity. Because words carry some special spooky power, eh?Kek, as if thinking that language-which is a soci...

  • FlashFyr posted a message in the forum topic POLITICS THREAD. on the Off-Topic board

    @just_sayin: > If you were putting the police in neighborhoods, where would you put them?I wouldn't. Research, as early as the 80s, has repeatedly shown that hotspot approachesDon't.Work.They. Do. ...

  • FlashFyr posted a message in the forum topic POLITICS THREAD. on the Off-Topic board

    @just_sayin:Oh my God, read your own study. They have 4-6 cities to draw data from in police shootings overall. The section about police killings used only Houston. The 2017 data is literally the same...

  • FlashFyr posted a message in the forum topic POLITICS THREAD. on the Off-Topic board

    @lord_tenebrous:That's literally what protesting is, yes.It's our choice what we do with our lives. If you live with people who are uninvolved, you should talk with them about living arrangements but ...

  • FlashFyr posted a message in the forum topic POLITICS THREAD. on the Off-Topic board

    @lord_tenebrous:I don't oppose protests in the middle of a pandemic when one group has needed this protest for decades and lawmakers won't care a year from now, and it has drawn attention to federal I...

  • FlashFyr posted a message in the forum topic POLITICS THREAD. on the Off-Topic board

    @lord_tenebrous:If you want to protest against pro-choice, that's still your prerogative. I'll drag you through the coals on the philosophy behind pro-life but if a white supremacist neo-nazi group is...

  • FlashFyr posted a message in the forum topic POLITICS THREAD. on the Off-Topic board

    @just_sayin said: Again, the percentage of whites or blacks in the population are only relevant if the crime and behavior patterns are the same. They are not. When crime and behavior are taken into ...

  • FlashFyr posted a message in the forum topic POLITICS THREAD. on the Off-Topic board

    @just_sayin:> ACAB stands for "all cops are bastards". If you want to talk about policy changes regarding limited immunity then fine. However, under the current system, the officers found not guil...

  • FlashFyr posted a message in the forum topic POLITICS THREAD. on the Off-Topic board

    @just_sayin said: White people are more likely to be killed by police when they are in the situation that George Floyd was in - already handcuffed according to the Harvard study on if there is system...

  • FlashFyr posted a message in the forum topic POLITICS THREAD. on the Off-Topic board

    @rubear:You = generic you, your = generic your, you clown.Affirmative action = defunding the police and diverting that money to the social issues that cause crime. This method is statistically more ef...

  • FlashFyr posted a message in the forum topic POLITICS THREAD. on the Off-Topic board

    @rubear:You don't have to feel guilty for what your ancestors did? Agreed, so quick question: Why should black people start disadvantaged for what your ancestors did to their ancestors? Oh, they shoul...

  • FlashFyr posted a message in the forum topic POLITICS THREAD. on the Off-Topic board

    @rubear:> Imagine saying that "having privilegies based on colour" is a mortal sinI said this when?> demanding to get the very same privilegies based on colour via affirmative actions at the sam...

  • FlashFyr posted a message in the forum topic POLITICS THREAD. on the Off-Topic board

    Imagine having your head so far up your ass you keep denying the truth.Imagine being *exposed as *a hypocrite.Imagine having your head so far up your ass you let yourself be used for the amusement of ...

  • FlashFyr posted a message in the forum topic POLITICS THREAD. on the Off-Topic board

    Imagine rewriting history to make your bitch ass ad hominem throwing self look better by saying "rejecting your take" when you actually threw out a fact check merely because of an unexplained category...

  • FlashFyr posted a message in the forum topic POLITICS THREAD. on the Off-Topic board

    Imagine having your head so far up your ass you go back for more.

  • FlashFyr posted a message in the forum topic POLITICS THREAD. on the Off-Topic board

    Imagine having your head so far up your ass you go back for more.

  • FlashFyr posted a message in the forum topic POLITICS THREAD. on the Off-Topic board

    Imagine having your head so far up your ass you go back for more.

  • FlashFyr posted a message in the forum topic POLITICS THREAD. on the Off-Topic board

    Imagine having your head so far up your ass you go back for more.

  • FlashFyr posted a message in the forum topic POLITICS THREAD. on the Off-Topic board

    Imagine having your head so far up your ass you go back for more.