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by Metalchemyst
Mon Dec 17, 2018 9:26 pm
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: The Voting Age
Replies: 31
Views: 10552

Re: The Voting Age

I just found some more info. relating to this: https://www.inc.com/laura-montini/when-does-intelligence-really-peak-probably-later-than-you-think.html . . . Vocabulary skills were used as a measure of crystallized intelligence, or the ability to use acquired skills, knowledge, and experience. Anothe...
by Metalchemyst
Mon Dec 17, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: What made you Lol Today?
Replies: 40891
Views: 4024852

Re: What made you Lol Today?

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by Metalchemyst
Mon Dec 17, 2018 9:09 pm
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: What should happen with Brexit?
Replies: 42
Views: 12581

Re: What should happen with Brexit?

im a hard-core remainer but i object the idea of another referendum. it would be a mockery of democracy. the people have spoken. i voted remain and lost. leave the eu, suffer the consequences, wait about 10 years and then have another vote on wether to rejoin. I could live with that. But it assumes...
by Metalchemyst
Fri Dec 14, 2018 6:40 pm
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: What should happen with Brexit?
Replies: 42
Views: 12581

Re: What should happen with Brexit?

Damn, too slow on the retraction :lol: I know the feeling. Here's a question for you:As it's confirmed that we can withdraw Article 50 penalty free, as few find May's deal any good; how would people feel about revoking art 50, actually thinking up a decent negotiating strategy before restarting the...
by Metalchemyst
Sun Dec 09, 2018 4:51 pm
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: What should happen with Brexit?
Replies: 42
Views: 12581

Re: What should happen with Brexit?

For the purpose of this argument, the commission is ONLY responsible for initiating the legislative process. that's it. the passing of the laws is still in the hands of the parliament. and yes, its members are appointed, but they are appointed by democratically elected members of another EU institu...
by Metalchemyst
Sat Dec 08, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: What should happen with Brexit?
Replies: 42
Views: 12581

Re: What should happen with Brexit?

https://briefingsforbrexit.com/a-letter-to-remainers-by-dr-graham-gudgin/ Graham Gudgin describes his experience of a remainer-dominated Brexit rally in affluent South Cambridgeshire "Dear Remainers, I met hundreds of you at an open meeting on Brexit held recently by South Cambridgeshire’s form...
by Metalchemyst
Sun Nov 25, 2018 11:21 pm
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: What should happen with Brexit?
Replies: 42
Views: 12581

Re: What should happen with Brexit?

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by Metalchemyst
Mon Nov 19, 2018 11:14 pm
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: What should happen with Brexit?
Replies: 42
Views: 12581

Re: What should happen with Brexit?

https://blogs.spectator.co.uk/2018/11/theresa-mays-deal-would-win-a-second-referendum-heres-why/ " . . . When designing a survey at YouGov, we never offer a three-part scale in answer to a question as the middle one almost always wins. The attraction of the half-way compromise option is so magn...
by Metalchemyst
Sat Nov 17, 2018 11:14 pm
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: What should happen with Brexit?
Replies: 42
Views: 12581

Re: What should happen with Brexit?

David Cameron should be fucking lynched for unleashing this shitpocalypse on the country. It was right to have a referendum given how much the EEC/EC/EU has changed since the last vote. What Cameron should have made clear was that the ref. was advisory and that it would have taken at least a 55% le...
by Metalchemyst
Fri Nov 16, 2018 9:30 pm
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: What should happen with Brexit?
Replies: 42
Views: 12581

What should happen with Brexit?

I've allowed re-voting due to the chaotic political situation.
by Metalchemyst
Tue Nov 13, 2018 12:04 am
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: movies
Replies: 16661
Views: 1786141

Re: movies

DAY #30 SLENDER MAN (2018) https://i.imgur.com/2pI0JZj.jpg?1 At a party, just for shits and giggles, four teenage girls gather round a computer screen and via the traditional medium of Google and internet chat rooms, invoke the “Slender Man”, a creature of folklore who, when called into our world, ...
by Metalchemyst
Sun Oct 28, 2018 5:38 pm
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: The Voting Age
Replies: 31
Views: 10552

Re: The Voting Age

I happened to see this article last night: https://unherd.com/2018/10/absurd-ageism-votes-16/ "The Votes at 16 campaign has to rank as one of the most cynical and opportunistic of our times. Crusades for the extension of the franchise have historically been waged by the masses and resisted by t...
by Metalchemyst
Sun Oct 28, 2018 5:31 pm
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: What pissed you off today
Replies: 70914
Views: 5900978

Re: What pissed you off today

Metalgal wrote:
WorMzy wrote:Make sure your image is only 100x100 pixels, and export it as a JPEG. Lower the JPEG quality as needed (you can normally get to ~80% without any serious loss of image quality).


Why are metal type people always so smart!
Maybe headbanging stimulates blood flow to the brain :rock:
by Metalchemyst
Sat Oct 20, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: The UK political thread (formerly independence thread)
Replies: 1314
Views: 280740

Re: The UK political thread (formerly independence thread)

A very good article on race and immigration from the left-leaning New Statesman:

https://www.newstatesman.com/politics/u ... racist-won
by Metalchemyst
Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:19 pm
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: TV: Current and Recent
Replies: 6607
Views: 793477

Re: TV: Current and Recent

Any opinions on the first two Dr Who stories with Jodie Whittaker?