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by Irrev-Black
Tue Jun 11, 2024 8:06 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Movies
Replies: 34
Views: 7091

Re: Movies

pipbarber wrote: Tue Jun 11, 2024 7:49 am Sasquatch Sunset. One of the strangest movies i've seen, beautiful, sad, grotesque and hilarious. No dialogue but a compelling narrative. This movie is very difficult to explain, it's best just to watch it.
Ta for the recommendation! I'll have a look.
by Irrev-Black
Mon Jun 10, 2024 9:25 pm
Forum: Science, Logic and Reason
Topic: Environmental Fuckery By Industry
Replies: 4
Views: 428

Re: Environmental Fuckery By Industry

Drugs in critters... it's not Cocaine Bear, but pretty scary.

https://www.motherjones.com/environment ... mals-fish/
by Irrev-Black
Mon Jun 10, 2024 7:50 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: WTF - Just Odd Stuff
Replies: 44
Views: 4690

Re: WTF - Just Odd Stuff

Tunisian women in assistive tech breakthrough!

May as well go here, but wow.

https://techxplore.com/news/2024-06-tun ... ntors.html
by Irrev-Black
Mon Jun 10, 2024 7:24 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Bad Language
Replies: 97
Views: 18246

Re: Bad Language

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For the amusement of @two dogs
by Irrev-Black
Mon Jun 10, 2024 6:16 pm
Forum: News and Current Affairs
Topic: Climate Change
Replies: 350
Views: 41180

Re: Climate Change

Keep an eye on water status situations, like Port Lincoln.

https://www.abc.net.au/news/2024-06-10/ ... /103959976
by Irrev-Black
Mon Jun 10, 2024 4:43 pm
Forum: Geek Speak - Tech Forum
Topic: Things Newly Enshittified
Replies: 87
Views: 9201

Re: Things Newly Enshittified

Regarding the Meta/Farcebook/Instagrime AI enshittification - ADD: Which apparently involves any material since 2007. KathyReid@aus.social Kathy Reid @KathyReid@aus.social So, in Australia, there's no easy way to opt out of #MetaAI's new #enshittification move of training its #AI on all your words a...
by Irrev-Black
Mon Jun 10, 2024 4:37 pm
Forum: Feedback & Support
Topic: Forum Goal?
Replies: 7
Views: 625

Re: Forum Goal?

( Snippo TM , the Wonder Abbreviator! Try it on your sesquipedalian quotes today !) A salient point in the link from Mr Black above is that we've sort of exhausted the topic of atheism. There's only so much you can say about a thing that you DON'T believe in. OTOH, I do still enjoy a little bit of ...
by Irrev-Black
Mon Jun 10, 2024 3:38 pm
Forum: Secularism and Social Issues
Topic: LGBTQIA+ Rights Watch
Replies: 4
Views: 709

Re: LGBTQIA+ Rights Watch

Meanwhile, in Pakistan. A Pakistani man who tried to set up the country’s first gay club has been detained in a mental hospital by local authorities. The man, who chose not to give his identity in an interview, had filed an application to set up the club in Abbottabad, the conservative northern city...
by Irrev-Black
Mon Jun 10, 2024 1:31 pm
Forum: Feedback & Support
Topic: Forum Goal?
Replies: 7
Views: 625

Re: Forum Goal?

Ok, I guess I was wondering if the goal is to widen your community or if you are just happy with it being the comfortable size it is? That depends entirely on individuals. Poon's Chinese Restaurant in Footscray has (or had, when I was last there) a quote on the wall. "All people bring happines...
by Irrev-Black
Mon Jun 10, 2024 1:08 pm
Forum: Feedback & Support
Topic: Forum Goal?
Replies: 7
Views: 625

Re: Forum Goal?