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New Zealand
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“And I asked myself about the present: how wide it was, how deep it was, how much was mine to keep.”
About Me
Should I have been on time?
Went to my Granma's funeral today, got lost on the way there, rocked up late. Everyone assumed was agoraphobia-stuck so I missed out on being a coffin bearer apparently. I was glad I got considered for a gig though, I loved my Granma.
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May 14, 2018
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Was Thomas Midgley Jr. the biggest killer of the 20th century?
I asked a question b4 about Vasili Arkhipov who was one of the biggest heroes of the 20th century yet not many people seemed to know he was, he prevented nuclear war by voting no to firing nuclear weapons while on a sub during the Cuban missile crisi...
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May 10, 2018
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Was Vasili Arkhipov more deserving of a Nobel Peace prize than Obama?
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May 10, 2018
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Are we living in "Brave New World" or "1984" ?
I'd say 50/50 and the worst from both.
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May 7, 2018
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Who is more self rightoues?
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I admit I'm pretty self righteous in regard to agnostics. This fence sitting disturbs me.
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Apr 29, 2018
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Spirituality & Religion
Does AlphaZero know whats it's doing?
AlphaZero is a very competitive chess AI developed by Google, arguably the best chess player on the planet.
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Apr 29, 2018
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Miscellaneous
What irrational belief should I take up?
I realised one day people who believe in some BS are happier than me. I then made a decision to become a Flat Earther, it seemed the most sensible of the options available. But it isn't making me happier, any other ideas?
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Apr 28, 2018
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Spirituality & Religion
Does evolution have morality? And if so what are the morals?
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Apr 27, 2018
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Pets, Animals & Nature
Is mathematics dicovered or invented?
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Apr 27, 2018
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Spirituality & Religion
Am I alive?
I've just realised mucking around on SW, playing 2048 and listening to B99 may be hell.
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Apr 17, 2018
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Not a question.
It's been great getting smashed with you all. I guess I catch you around. Alison out.
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Mar 3, 2018
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I'm about 63% manic and climbing, which way is it going to fall?
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Dec 13, 2017
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Personal, Thoughts & Feelings
If good science simplifies WTF is string theory?
I personally have never bothered even trying to understand it. Just seemed like a shit-stack to me.
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Dec 12, 2017
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Science & Technology
Are cats a cuteness tax?
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Dec 5, 2017
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Pets, Animals & Nature
Wishing upon a star.....?
....That people will be better than what they are. Is for people who, Write poetry that rhymes.
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Dec 3, 2017
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How do they know?
Apparently scientists have made a clock that loses or gains only one second every 15 billion years. I can't see how this can be tested, proven or anything else. https://www.sciencealert.com/physicists-have-broken-the-record-for-the-most-accurate...
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Dec 3, 2017
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Does talking up a big game and failing to do anything say, "Lets build some nuclear tipped ICBMs?"
I mean the US have been super comfortable pillaging South America for decades but seem to ignore actual threats like Iran, Pakistan, North Korea and arguably Russia. I do admit the US talks up a big game when dealing with these countries, obviously t...
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Dec 2, 2017
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Politics
Are memes a living entity?
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Dec 1, 2017
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People need to learn that deleting opinions is a sign of weakness.
Debating and actually defending your opinion takes an education. Or is it something else?
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Nov 28, 2017
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WTF was I thinking?
The other day I was trying to explain to my mum of all people: That there is a place where you can find yourself, where when people lie or act deceptive it just feels absurd. It ends up feeling like you're moving in a purple cloud of absurdity f...
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Oct 31, 2017
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