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by katastrofa
February 17th, 2020, 4:37 pm
Forum: Politics Forum
Topic: What is Borisism?
Replies: 123
Views: 3687

Re: What is Borisism?

"As for race and IQ, I can only excuse the journalists here on the grounds of laziness, since the facts are perfectly clear to anyone who has researched the issue for more than 5 minutes (which I do appreciate is an awfully long time). ..." He certainly didn't spend much time researching the (histo...
by katastrofa
February 16th, 2020, 11:02 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: How good or bad are the pandemic warning models?
Replies: 295
Views: 56296

Re: How good or bad are the pandemic warning models?

I admire women like your wife, Paul. They can immediately seat a man, which seems to be a necessary skill to maintain a normal relationship. I'd lay down with the ill husband and declare "We're dying together". With such an attitude in a few years you become convinced that your partner's world will ...
by katastrofa
February 16th, 2020, 10:14 pm
Forum: Politics Forum
Topic: Trump -- the last 100 days
Replies: 3297
Views: 139288

Re: Trump -- the last 100 days

by katastrofa
February 16th, 2020, 7:23 pm
Forum: Politics Forum
Topic: Trump -- the last 100 days
Replies: 3297
Views: 139288

Re: Trump -- the last 100 days

[...] The republicans, by contrast, have that Stepford Wife feel to them.  Ivanka Trump's has that relentless on-message monotone  that one suspects is the same selling real estate as talking about people dying in an opioid crisis. That's because mostly white middle-class Americans die from opioids.
by katastrofa
February 16th, 2020, 7:13 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: All about Cats
Replies: 939
Views: 76815

Re: All about Cats

by katastrofa
February 16th, 2020, 3:07 am
Forum: Politics Forum
Topic: Trump -- the last 100 days
Replies: 3297
Views: 139288

Re: Trump -- the last 100 days

You mean, it's a wig? Kind of: https://i.pinimg.com/originals/59/90/c7/5990c73e99aebac592fe66da6b72324a.jpg That must cost an arm and a leg (I'm Dutch). Probably more expensive than my Viking fake nails... The loops need to be re-fitted regularly as the natural hair grows. I once sat at my hairdres...
by katastrofa
February 16th, 2020, 1:01 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: trackstar's Needle Exchange
Replies: 110
Views: 14182

Re: trackstar's Needle Exchange

Book recommendation for you (I've seen the Ukrainian translation advertised in Kiev, so it must be a bestseller): The Magical Unicorn Society Official Handbook By Selwyn E. Phipps
by katastrofa
February 16th, 2020, 12:32 am
Forum: Politics Forum
Topic: Trump -- the last 100 days
Replies: 3297
Views: 139288

Re: Trump -- the last 100 days

I admit it (the destruction of nature and wildlife in particular) makes me strongly biased.
by katastrofa
February 16th, 2020, 12:22 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: trackstar's Needle Exchange
Replies: 110
Views: 14182

Re: trackstar's Needle Exchange

Actually Pachelbel's Canon sounds very nice!

Original, organ version shows the scale of the challenge

OMG! Can you hear a cat meow at 3:02?
by katastrofa
February 15th, 2020, 11:57 pm
Forum: Politics Forum
Topic: Trump -- the last 100 days
Replies: 3297
Views: 139288

Re: Trump -- the last 100 days

You mean, it's a wig?
Kind of:
Image
by katastrofa
February 15th, 2020, 10:31 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: trackstar's Needle Exchange
Replies: 110
Views: 14182

Re: trackstar's Needle Exchange

As long as it stays in the family...

I'm sure it was a fantastic concert and your sister is a talented musician, but somehow - and as much as I love music - harp and Pan flute trigger my murderous instincts. No idea why I find their sound terribly irritating.
by katastrofa
February 15th, 2020, 10:16 pm
Forum: Politics Forum
Topic: Trump -- the last 100 days
Replies: 3297
Views: 139288

Re: Trump -- the last 100 days

@ "model" & "nice legs" Please... She's a typical solid American meal with a tasteless heavy-makeup topping. The secret is in the nice hair (my hairdresser can show you how to attach them - on tiny loops fastened around bunches of own hair, at the roots). I'm not buying the modelling story. https://...
by katastrofa
February 15th, 2020, 1:02 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: How good or bad are the pandemic warning models?
Replies: 295
Views: 56296

Re: How good or bad are the pandemic warning models?

More than half of coronavirus cases in Hubei treated with traditional Chinese medicine: Official "Since the beginning of the outbreak, the government has attached importance to both Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and Western medicine by mobilising the strongest scientific research and medical f...
by katastrofa
February 14th, 2020, 8:10 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: happy valentine's day
Replies: 72
Views: 45584

Re: happy valentine's day

My sweetest Valentine :-)
by katastrofa
February 14th, 2020, 4:00 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Sexism in the city
Replies: 59
Views: 191585

Re: Sexism in the city

Apparently, MeToo brought a significant change (at least for actresses).
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