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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby promethean75 » Sat Nov 20, 2021 7:55 pm

Somebody email Tucker and tell him to cheer up.
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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby promethean75 » Sat Nov 20, 2021 7:57 pm

... and don't even get me started on 'cancel culture'. We'd be here for months.
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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby promethean75 » Sat Nov 20, 2021 9:12 pm

What is the cognitive state of 'honesty' like? I mean what is a being-honest behavior like? Do we observe honesty in behavior, or is it a description of a kind of mental state? Let's say it's that feeling u get when you know you aren't lying. But then there's this problem; lying can mean 'not telling the truth' as well as 'not really meaning it.'

By what criteria does a Christian know he 'doesn't really mean it'? He certainly knows when he's lying in the first sense, but what about the second? Say he speaks the words 'i believe in and love god'. How would he know he really meant that? He would know if he were lying in the first sense. That would be quite easy to do. But for the second sense, there is nothing against which to test the veracity of that honesty-state. He simply says it, and then says he 'meant it'. Again, where and what is this 'meant-ness'? Does he DO this behavior, or is it just a thought? Can he do something that would demonstrate he was lying, to an observer? We know he could demonstrate that he was lying in the first sense by acting in a way that contradicted his claims; says the money is in the box, but goes to the drawer to get it.

I don't want to make this exercise in existential phenomenology too complicated so I'll just go for the throat. The basis of Christian belief is entirely transparent and would require absolutely no effort at all on the part of the believer to demonstrate, either to himself or 'god'.

Accordingly, I could kill a million babies and a second before I die, say the words in my head 'i believe in and love god', and God would not be able to know if I were lying by virtue of the lack of veracity and demonstration of the behavior of belief itself.... the behavior, the action, of believing.

If a fellow can't even know himself the difference between such a state of honesty and dishonesty, neither can god.

Now, the first part of defeating god is to be understood as a kind of checkmate. One's 'deeds' are what hold currency... but how and with whom are deeds mediated? In human intercourse. One certainly can't 'do for god' or 'with god', because he's entirely absent. Rather one does what one believes god would want him to do, with, to, and for other people.

I don't mean to say any of this nonsense about god is true, here. I'm just escorting you into an anomaly produced by such a ridiculous theory as Christianity, if indeed it WERE true.

As Feuerbach once kinda put it; there is absolutely no possibility of a connection between god and man, and everything a man would ever be able to do to express his love and honesty - that by Christian dictation would give man his salvation - would involve only men, as men, with men.

'god' is not only the vaguest of concepts, but also completely unnecessary as an intermediate between men and their affairs. So much so that by virtue of 'god's' disingenuousness, he ought to be ignored even if he did exist.
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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby iambiguous » Sat Nov 20, 2021 9:27 pm

promethean75 wrote:I'm very upset at whats-her-name from The Big Bang Theory - the nerdy neurologist one. I just saw her on a commerical advertising a brain supplement product that has been dubiously researched if researched at all. Snake oil shit. And she even says in the commercial 'i don't just play a scientist on TV, I'm an actual neurologist.'

I dunno maybe I'm being too demanding. If ignorant, brainwashed consumers who are bombarded everyday by deceptive advertisements solicited by capitalist parasites, don't do their own research, maybe they ought to be duped.

But imagine how sincerely proud of yourself you would be if you were a capitalist parasite who's become filthy rich by lying to everyone.


Look, I know this is only my own subjective reaction rooted existentially in dasein, but every time I see some "celebrity" shilling for one or another corporation, they absolutely disgust me.

Call it, say, the Jennifer Aniston Syndrome.

On the other hand, given new experiences, relationships, etc., I might one day come around to applauding them for it instead.

Stay tuned.
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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby promethean75 » Sat Nov 20, 2021 9:31 pm

Yo Karl, u been watchin the news recently? Whaddya think about these Republican and Democrat welfare nanny state capitalists rambling on about socialism this and socialism that?
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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby promethean75 » Sat Nov 20, 2021 10:22 pm

"Call it, say, the Jennifer Aniston Syndrome."

You have to be careful about what you allow to disgust you here. At first glance you want to be appalled when you discover that [insert actress who's doing commercials now because producers won't hire her for a movie] just made $543,000 by holding a tube to toothpaste in front of a camera, and that's understandable. But you need to remember that these people are workers, not capitalists. Well maybe a few petite bourgeois because they stock trade and shit like that... but that's not direct worker exploitation in the strictest sense. So when they are offered a job in a commercial, they're being employed and paid for their labor.

Rather what you should be disgusted at is the outrageous amount of money being spent in the advertisment industry in general, and the junk economy that is a monster of that. Imagine how much time and money could be saved if there weren't sixty seven different versions of the whacky wall walker being sold in the market. Or even legitimate goods like lawn mowers. How many different brands of lawn mower do we need in our economy, Biggs? Also, can't we just make one really good lawn mower so that the poor capitalist parasites that lose everything and go under because John Deere beat em out, don't have to suffer (and they do suffer because they have primitive nervous systems like a paramecium or amoeba) along with the employees who get laid off? This shit isn't rocket science, Biggs.
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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby promethean75 » Sat Nov 20, 2021 10:44 pm

CNN's Jim Acosta just ate Fox news and Tucker in one bite. I'll post the clip when it comes out. Hilarious.
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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby promethean75 » Sun Nov 21, 2021 1:28 am

Pick ur favorite theory
https://vocaroo.com/1l3oNkp8nnoB

Vaccine cards?
https://vocaroo.com/1bhtmHjiwGSy

Rittenhouse doesn't take one for the team
https://vocaroo.com/1jiN1HzFEKnb

We must arm the workers
https://vocaroo.com/1jLJ6wusBTHI
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Re: Absolute Randomness

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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby promethean75 » Sun Nov 21, 2021 3:10 am

https://youtu.be/iyO6n57PdWQ

Cruel and unusual punishment? Nigga please. Who you think you got here, some dime store hood? You're talking to a man with the thousand yard stare, bruh. Teddy B. in this piece. Ride the lightning. Straight like dat.
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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby promethean75 » Sun Nov 21, 2021 12:09 pm

https://www.cnn.com/videos/politics/202 ... nr-vpx.cnn

Fox news accosted by Acosta. Reviewing the extraordinary work of Fox and co. in the year 2021.
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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby promethean75 » Sun Nov 21, 2021 5:52 pm

Somebody let all the air out of my tire last night. I filled it this morning, sprayed it to check for a hole and found nothing. It's been five hours since I filled it, and it hasn't lost a single pound of pressure yet. Conclusion: somebody let the air out.

So now I gotta go tell the police what options they have. They can either prevent the vigilante cockroaches from vandalising my property, remove my name and address from the sex offender registry and expunge my record of the wrongful convictions, or strap up and prepare for battle.
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Re: Absolute Randomness

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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby promethean75 » Mon Nov 22, 2021 5:11 pm

https://vocaroo.com/1aWq3BeBHdyj

I knew in advance that I would be told nothing useful, so the purpose was not to get advice - he told me nothing I didn't already know (this is why I was impatient and short with him), but to have on record that I informed the police. Nice guy tho.

Police reports. Right, very effective. and security camera systems. Lol. How bout u pay for that shit.
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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby promethean75 » Mon Nov 22, 2021 5:51 pm

What the state needs to understand, but never will, is that everything I find necessary that follows a wrongful conviction, is put on the states tab. For example, if I steal because I cannot find employment due to my status as a sex offender, the state is responsible for that. If I disappear because my property is being destroyed by vigilantes, the state is responsible for that. If I find myself in a violent confrontation with the law in the event that it tries to apprehend me while I'm on the run, the state is responsible for that. If the state that wrongfully convicted me cannot protect me from its own citizens in an effective way, whatever I do in the absence of the state's protection is my right, and they are fully responsible for anything that might happen to the state and its citizens as a result of what I deem necessary to protect my freedom, myself and my property.

It is not my problem that the state didn't believe me and wrongfully convicted me as a result. That's the risk the state took in prosecuting me, and the state will own that.

As Bruce Hornsby once noted: that's just the way it is....
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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby promethean75 » Mon Nov 22, 2021 6:02 pm

I also have an ace in my pocket: even IF I was guilty of the charges brought against me, the consequences and sentencing is entirely disproportionate to the crime, and I'd still not accept the terms and conditions.

So they're damned if they do, damned if they don't.

Any possible world that produces for a person the trouble and suffering that I will endure for the rest of my life because somebody saw my ding-uh-ling, is not a world that I can take seriously or respect, and it is mine for the taking.

Tell em again, Bruce.
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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby promethean75 » Mon Nov 22, 2021 9:22 pm

https://youtu.be/ZsEjNZx2uyE

This is one that really horrifies me. There is so much subliminal force in that girls voice that I'd bet they wouldn't have half their business without her.

You don't need to see her to know she's attractive. That's not an ugly fat girl's voice. So, the very first signal picked up by the male consumer's antennae is sexual. Now he's tuned in totally and completely disarmed. Next is that very subtle inflection in her voice that gives the impression that she's overly happy... but not just happy... happy in a childlike way. Her carefree voice is smiling and bouncing along like she's skipping through the park or something. Meanwhile your brain is telling you that if you use this company, you'll be graced by the same superficial optimism and childlike freedom that emanates from her artificially tuned voice. You don't really hear what she's saying. What you hear is 'c'mon everybody! This is so much fun!' By the end of the commercial you want to buy one of their cars and then fuck her doggystyle in the back seat of it.

Now you think this is all incidental. You think they just pick the first chick who wanders into the studio. No sir. They select this girl with absolute scientific precision. The producers won't use her unless they are able to pop a boner at the mere sound of her voice. And they'll do several takes until they get just the right sound. They'd even encourage her to try and sound like she's just out of highschool because they know every man is an ephebophile. The fine tuning is everywhere, and it fuckin disgusts me. Not her... the advertisers. It's just one more way that the capitalists are getting over on you. And you lap that shit up.

Gosh I'm so happy everyone let's go come fuck me omg!!
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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby promethean75 » Mon Nov 22, 2021 9:39 pm

The advert writers are for the capitalist what the Trojan horse was for the Greeks.
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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby promethean75 » Mon Nov 22, 2021 9:42 pm

On some real shit tho this forum is getting lamer by the minute. Y'all better say something half decent or I'm outta here.
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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby MagsJ » Mon Nov 22, 2021 10:39 pm

promethean75 wrote:On some real shit tho this forum is getting lamer by the minute. Y'all better say something half decent or I'm outta here.

You’re probably the most extroverted here, so don’t blame us blame yourself.. it’s not us, it’s you :D

I was like that yesterday.. but now we’ve got the whole Left/Right/Centre debacle, to keep us entertained?
..so, a case of being careful what you wish for? :lol:
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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby promethean75 » Mon Nov 22, 2021 10:43 pm

Wtf r u talking about. I'm a disassociationally anti-socially dissocialized associater. Get away from me.
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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby MagsJ » Mon Nov 22, 2021 10:56 pm

promethean75 wrote:Wtf r u talking about. I'm a disassociationally anti-socially dissocialized associater. Get away from me.

Lol

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to make Prom feel more comfortable] 8-[ lol
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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby promethean75 » Mon Nov 22, 2021 11:54 pm

Of the entire cast of faux news, I think I dislike Jesse Walters the most. Even more than Tucker. There's a certain inoffensive banality to Tucker that excuses him from his childish idiocy, but this Jesse guy. I can't look at him. I don't know if it's the hamster cheeks or the peanut shape of his head, but he looks like the upper class university rich boy in every 80s romance-comedy you've ever seen. And that fucking puerile smile on his undeservedly arrogant face. Let me find out that impotent cocksucker has never worked a whole day in his life.
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Re: Absolute Randomness

Postby promethean75 » Tue Nov 23, 2021 12:03 am

Let me tell you what I would do to Laura Ingram while I'm at it. I would sneak into the back of the studio and position myself behind the acoustic wall with my fishing pole. Five pound test. About one minute into her babbling I would cast my line and hook the left side of her upper lip... then I would tug on the line very, very gently to get that fucking thing down over her front teeth for the love of god.
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Re: Absolute Randomness

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