lampost451
lampost451
lampost451
Aug 27 2015
47

Wes, I can confirm you got all the steps right. You may want to add that the reason the cops prefer you to lay down. It clears lanes of fire, declutters their tactical picture, and minimizes the chance for ricochets to hit you.

Aug 27 2015
4

Everyone is being coerced. The entire system is set up to prey on weak people. How can the same people that decry payday loans in poor neighborhoods preying on downtrodden, ill-informed, poor minorities, not see the manipulation at a far more *chemical* level with regards to these cam sites?

And, I’ve been there. It’s Read more

Aug 27 2015
76

This is appalling. Fires can happen by accident. Tornadoes are outside of our control. We are not at war with any government that can effectively strike us on our soil. But here we are essentially accepting the likelihood of mass shootings by preparing for them. Read more

Aug 26 2015
4

That’s completely true. And it’s up to me to express my own opinion on how silly it is. And what value will that ‘card’ have to the collector in 3 years when Topps decides the market bubble has burst and shuts down the servers because it’s costing them overhead? If you have an old trading card and your kids like Read more

Aug 26 2015
3

Hey! Now, I didn’t expect to come across any false equivalencies in this thread, but that is a mighty fine one.

Aug 26 2015
5

This had just enough truth in it to be hilarious, and just enough truth in it to be depressing. I’m not a ‘gold standard truther’ either, but it would be nice to not have to result to circular logic to define what a dollar is worth.

Aug 26 2015
239

I’d argue the site was pure genius. The guy managed to get millions of unfaithful husbands to give him thousands of dollars for doing absolutely nothing as he had managed to trick them into thinking the site was full of women.

Aug 26 2015
86

I like the part in the post in the middle: “Here’s the full image of 100% of what you’re spending $225 on.” That’s a nice touch. I mean, I can understand digital trading card games like Hearthstone to a certain extent. OK, you’re not getting a physical product, but ‘opening a pack’ could net you something that gives Read more

Aug 26 2015
38

No offense, but the only people in this story with a lick of sense are the ones who managed to figure out a way to capitalize on the short, addictive rush of dopamine a that accompany opening a collectible without having to physically produce anything. Read more

Aug 26 2015
184

Counterpoint: Fuck the goddamn Yankees in their puckered baboon assholes.