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by Kankra
17 Jun 2009 20:49
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Der Baader-Meinhof Komplex
Replies: 16
Views: 7388

What the RAF showed was that a small, dedicated group of people could achieve a lot if they put their energy into it. It's too bad they were fucking murderers and didnt put their will into achieving something better than what they rebelled against.
by Kankra
13 Jun 2009 15:34
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Euro Elections...
Replies: 20
Views: 6922

Economical crisis -> more people voting for left or right wing. /shrug
by Kankra
11 Jun 2009 15:24
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Futurama returning as a TV series in 2010!
Replies: 17
Views: 6611

In order to make the deal work some costs were trimmed -- leading to a smaller writing staff and a shorter delivery schedule, among other changes.
Bah. Good news nevertheless I guess.
by Kankra
02 Jun 2009 17:46
Forum: Otherland
Topic: Best PC RPG games.
Replies: 88
Views: 90881

Haha, I ordered the BG Collectors Edition 2 days ago :P

BG1+2+both expansions
by Kankra
26 May 2009 07:36
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Replicant or human?
Replies: 9
Views: 5153

That movie has the Old Man. Can't get any better than that.
by Kankra
26 May 2009 07:33
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Germany about to ban paintball
Replies: 54
Views: 19368

Unless they are restricted to deliver pizzas and ice cream!
by Kankra
19 May 2009 23:18
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Former US soldier found guilty
Replies: 55
Views: 19175

You should quote more than just what aids you in bringing forth your opinion. The word "culture" was probably unfitting here, but hey, let's substitute it with "society" and let's get on with it I said that halfway through the discussion. You used term 'culture' all the way and then I corrected you....
by Kankra
19 May 2009 14:51
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Former US soldier found guilty
Replies: 55
Views: 19175

Anyway.. this is ridiculous... Yes, it is. "To joke about somebody", and "somebody being a joke", are two entirely different things. Maybe you should learn that. Make it your homework to find out the difference. :roll: edit: And btw, the way Hagen puts things is an amazing way to discuss. Sophistic...
by Kankra
18 May 2009 07:41
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: The Hunt For Gollum was released last weekend
Replies: 6
Views: 3752

Thanks for the cool link.

How was Aragorn a wuss exactly? When he slaughtered the dozen orcs? Or when he fearlessly searched the wilderness for Gollum?
by Kankra
18 May 2009 07:39
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Well, you just don't hear about this every day.
Replies: 13
Views: 6187

Or over-the-top horror movie, if you will :?
by Kankra
18 May 2009 07:38
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Former US soldier found guilty
Replies: 55
Views: 19175

What the fuck is wrong with you? Yea, there must be something totally wrong with me to even disagree with you :roll: And about me defending Putin: Reading carefully would have showed you that I never defended his general actions, just his competence and mental state. Wow, it's a free discussion, I ...
by Kankra
18 May 2009 07:12
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Which artists were #1 when you were born?
Replies: 33
Views: 11224

Holy shit, Skyclad wins!

8th of May 1980
UK: Geno - Dexy's Midnight Runners
US: Call Me - Blondie
AU: I Got You - Split Enz

Never heard of these songs...
by Kankra
18 May 2009 07:09
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Well, you just don't hear about this every day.
Replies: 13
Views: 6187

Bah, thats like a far-fetched computer game crap :?
by Kankra
15 May 2009 17:15
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Former US soldier found guilty
Replies: 55
Views: 19175

That's true, but End of an Era said that he wouldn't mind someone like Putin in the Netherlands. And if that happens, well, I'll probably be moving out of the country. People such as that have to function within the body of the government. There's a certain way Putin would go if he were a Dutch pol...
by Kankra
15 May 2009 14:12
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Former US soldier found guilty
Replies: 55
Views: 19175

It scares me how people here are actually defending an oppressive authoritarian leader whose policies border on fascism. Nobody said Putin was a wonderful person, and I not defending Putin as a person. Putin's Russia is certainly not a country I'd like to live in, at all. But if you reread what's s...
by Kankra
15 May 2009 07:17
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Former US soldier found guilty
Replies: 55
Views: 19175

If you compare how Russia fared during Jelzin's reign and Putin's, I believe there is a harshly significant and obvious difference (in favour of Putin). How much of that is due to global developments is hard to say.
by Kankra
15 May 2009 00:12
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Former US soldier found guilty
Replies: 55
Views: 19175

So you see I am not exaggerating on labeling him as a joke, irresponsible or mad. Yea, because in your world we'll (almost) all be dead in a few decades :roll: Its pointless to discuss this with you yet again. With your reasoning, any politician that doesnt put all topics behind ecological ones mus...
by Kankra
14 May 2009 13:37
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Former US soldier found guilty
Replies: 55
Views: 19175

No, that makes him neither insane nor incompetent. Insane? Can you stop exaggerating so pointlessly, please? And without knowing his exact stance or words when he talked about global warming being beneficial to Russia, I could just assume that he could make Russia fulfil the Kyoto restrictions, whil...
by Kankra
14 May 2009 13:32
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Germany about to ban paintball
Replies: 54
Views: 19368

The government has changed its plans and now doesn't plan to forbid paintball.

Did somebody wake up these losers?
by Kankra
14 May 2009 10:49
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Former US soldier found guilty
Replies: 55
Views: 19175

No, it doesnt have to be either incompetent or mad. You can sign a treaty to show good will, and nevertheless be aware of the inevitability of global warming and the general ineffectiveness of the Kyoto treaty. Please, if you think Putin is incompetent, just compare him to Jelzin. Putin gets his shi...
by Kankra
14 May 2009 10:45
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Germany about to ban paintball
Replies: 54
Views: 19368

About which government are you talking? The German one? It has long emancipated itself from the US government in its desire to spy on its citizens.
by Kankra
13 May 2009 10:29
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Former US soldier found guilty
Replies: 55
Views: 19175

Wicked Child wrote:Putin is a good candidate... For joke.
? In Soviet Russia, the president jokes about you!

You can say about Putin what you want, that guy is no joke material. He is neither incompetent nor mad.
by Kankra
13 May 2009 10:27
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Germany about to ban paintball
Replies: 54
Views: 19368

This is what we get from incompetent, spineless, dumb, uninformed, lazy, corrupt, and overall shitty politicians in our current governemnt. To serve the people - yea right! Pieces of shit that should be thrown out of office with no questions asked. Internet censoring, paintball ban, government unsup...
by Kankra
07 May 2009 13:26
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: What's the worst movie you've ever seen?
Replies: 51
Views: 18585

imo you're a cynic, bitter man untouchable by mere emotions .p

maybe the dubbing helped for once, i dunno. besides, the "tough talk" was pretty funny for me.

Walt Kowalski: What are you spooks up to?

It's like an anti-deescalation policy .p
by Kankra
07 May 2009 07:52
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: The Boy In The Striped Pajamas.
Replies: 5
Views: 3845

I've seen that already, it's from 1987. The current movie is just the prequel
by Kankra
07 May 2009 07:51
Forum: Otherland
Topic: George R R Martin
Replies: 136
Views: 116639

You spared yourself some waggonloads of frustration then!
by Kankra
06 May 2009 08:27
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: The Boy In The Striped Pajamas.
Replies: 5
Views: 3845

TURNS OUT THE GERMAN BOY IS IN THE CAMP AND THE JEW IS REALLY FREE OMG

no vut?
by Kankra
06 May 2009 08:24
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: What's the worst movie you've ever seen?
Replies: 51
Views: 18585

@Curu: bad acting in Gran Torino?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!? Please keep on with dealing with music only and leave cinema alone, maybe it's not your best subject... :P The only decent actor in that movie was Eastwood, and even then he plays the same rehashed role of a grumpy old guy with a chip on his shoul...
by Kankra
06 May 2009 08:16
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: A nuclear-armed Tailaban.
Replies: 26
Views: 10132

Lincoln's Repeater all the way, you ninny boys.
by Kankra
03 May 2009 12:12
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: What's the worst movie you've ever seen?
Replies: 51
Views: 18585

Big lols @ some of the nominations here.

Matrix 2 and 3 were disgustingly awful. But the Lady in the Water beats even those. I havent seen any of the Fast and the Furious movies, but they're probably there as well.
by Kankra
29 Apr 2009 08:44
Forum: Otherland
Topic: World of Warcraft
Replies: 81
Views: 50128

Cerbere wrote:I'd move, and don't you say "it's too expensive", Fucking WoW is the most expensive game I've ever heard of
Are you quite out of your mind? What's 20$ per month?
by Kankra
23 Apr 2009 15:11
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: The story of Dubai
Replies: 45
Views: 15844

Since these numbers are not published on the media or whatever, I can say for the company I work in. This company is from the Automotive Industry also, but it's a north-american one. The workers on the production line, they get an average salary of U$450 per month. The minimum salary in Brazil is a...
by Kankra
23 Apr 2009 14:32
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: The story of Dubai
Replies: 45
Views: 15844

Still, I think you might be taking Wicked Child too literally This may very well be. On the other hand, you shouldn't go too far to say that all media in the Western World are impartial and free from political agendas and propaganda Fox News :x And many others. Yea, I agree. And mind you, claiming ...
by Kankra
23 Apr 2009 12:44
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: The story of Dubai
Replies: 45
Views: 15844

Oh, I don't think that this is so obvious at all. In my eyes the US government under Bush did share this vision, but just was a tad bit overeager to try to enforce it on the rest of the world. Even though some things happened under Bush that limited freedoms to some degree (e.g. the Patriot act), I...
by Kankra
23 Apr 2009 08:01
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: The story of Dubai
Replies: 45
Views: 15844

First, it is not about Germany. Although you keep using your country as example (which is acceptable) you are using these examples to talk for the 'Western World'... again! No, dude. No no no. You're utterly wrong. Learn to read? Joost: /link article about Dubai Sleeping Dragon: this phenomenon exi...
by Kankra
22 Apr 2009 14:59
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: The story of Dubai
Replies: 45
Views: 15844

So it's Western companies who actively take part in this. I think it makes perfect sense to at least blame those (Western) companies for allowing their products to be made using (semi-)slave labour. I agree with that. I just wonder how high the percentage is of branches, or factories, which were cr...
by Kankra
22 Apr 2009 08:53
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: The story of Dubai
Replies: 45
Views: 15844

*fart* Grats, you just improved your output. You're not from Europe Tihi, now that's a statement both the UEFA and the Eurovision Song Contest would dispute. He said he'd have to travel to Europe to go to Wacken, so I'm in the clear bout dat. suggesting that what is going on in Dubai condensed in o...
by Kankra
21 Apr 2009 08:55
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: The story of Dubai
Replies: 45
Views: 15844

Thanks for the link, a very disturbing read. they're right about one thing, though: this phenomenon exists in every western country to some extent. Neither did the article hint at such things happening in any Western country at all, nor do I agree with you. Such a thing as descibed in the article(s...
by Kankra
21 Apr 2009 08:34
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Shit's going to go down.
Replies: 5
Views: 4198

If they hit Ahmadinedschad, I'd do a happy dance.
by Kankra
20 Apr 2009 20:49
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: The story of Dubai
Replies: 45
Views: 15844

Thanks for the link, a very disturbing read. they're right about one thing, though: this phenomenon exists in every western country to some extent. Neither did the article hint at such things happening in any Western country at all, nor do I agree with you. Such a thing as descibed in the article(s)...
by Kankra
17 Apr 2009 13:04
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Bet you 10 euros, within two years there'll be
Replies: 94
Views: 46506

Honestly? What is this political correctness textbook blabla? Of course the German "way of things" is superior to the average Arabian/Muslim "way of things" in exactly the examples that I mentioned: condemnation of violence, religious freedom, emancipation, etc. If you say the opposite, I don't know...
by Kankra
16 Apr 2009 12:51
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Bet you 10 euros, within two years there'll be
Replies: 94
Views: 46506

Japan has made huge contributions to the world in many ways -- both technologically and culturally That's funny, I thought about how Japan, from the 90s onward, has influenced the Western world so much. Btw a far bigger influence on the central European pop culture than Brazil - and yet again, this...
by Kankra
15 Apr 2009 22:33
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Bet you 10 euros, within two years there'll be
Replies: 94
Views: 46506

Who has Brazil? What exactly were its contributions to the culture of the entire western world? This is not a game of "my country is better than yours", mind you. What has come out of Brazil that has changed the lives of the people of the Western world? Canada is a good point. I tend to count it to ...
by Kankra
15 Apr 2009 22:04
Forum: Otherland
Topic: World of Warcraft
Replies: 81
Views: 50128

Knightrider of Doom wrote:sorry, but I think if someone leaves his friend alone because of a raid, then there's is something wrong with him.
Is it really a friend? I'd leave any number of aquaintances to join a raid I have subscribed for.
by Kankra
15 Apr 2009 07:25
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Bet you 10 euros, within two years there'll be
Replies: 94
Views: 46506

Yeah, ask me about that. It's like watching your country rot day by day and there is nothing you can do. Sure we protest here and there and whenever we get the chance; but the situation is real bad. The thing is that most of Turkey's population consists of ignorant, not educated fools who are easil...
by Kankra
15 Apr 2009 07:08
Forum: Otherland
Topic: World of Warcraft
Replies: 81
Views: 50128

I just don´t share this fascination of the players. I asked my friend yesterday, when I was at his place [where he was again having a raid (dunno what this actually is)], and asked him why he is so fascinated by the game that he keeps on playing it for hours. He said that it would be a great experi...
by Kankra
15 Apr 2009 07:04
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Replicant or human?
Replies: 9
Views: 5153

97% of all science fiction movies are based on short stories by Phillip K. Dick. True story.
by Kankra
15 Apr 2009 07:01
Forum: Otherland
Topic: Toliken is a Racist.
Replies: 79
Views: 57477

It's funny that you argue with DNA; which was all but known when Tolkien created the lord of the rings .p
by Kankra
14 Apr 2009 14:51
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Bet you 10 euros, within two years there'll be
Replies: 94
Views: 46506

Now about science, I must say that, you can't also take this as supreme truth. There are more subjective and emotional issues that are barely understandable even for scientists. A good example is that the magnetism or chemistry were, for a long time, known as metaphysics. People always forget about...
by Kankra
14 Apr 2009 07:38
Forum: Coffee Shop
Topic: Bet you 10 euros, within two years there'll be
Replies: 94
Views: 46506

90% of Western world are Christian. And I think that christianism is nothing but that whay you just said: "century old religious and moralic views". What do you say to me about Sarah Palin? The Pope? Most perfect way to describe religious-dumb and political oppressor. So, you can say that Arab worl...