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June 29th, 2020, 5:15 pm

I've always found Paul to be a modest person, whose self-esteem hasn't yet got accustomed to the social advancement he achieved (even after discounting for his privileged white male status - at any mention of which he plays the multi-racial children card). I'm sure he's still secretly snacking on cod bones and rotten cabbage.
I also play the “born in Birkenhead and lived in Housing Association accommodation” card too, to be fair!
 
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June 29th, 2020, 6:40 pm

Not many people have had holidays in Peel.
Step over the gap, not into it. Watch the space between platform and train.
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Re: Random quotes

June 29th, 2020, 8:00 pm

I've always found Paul to be a modest person, whose self-esteem hasn't yet got accustomed to the social advancement he achieved (even after discounting for his privileged white male status - at any mention of which he plays the multi-racial children card). I'm sure he's still secretly snacking on cod bones and rotten cabbage.
I also play the “born in Birkenhead and lived in Housing Association accommodation” card too, to be fair!
The privileged white male status can take one far indeed.
 
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Re: Random quotes

June 30th, 2020, 12:45 am

I don’t need to steal hubcaps any longer!
 
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Re: Random quotes

June 30th, 2020, 12:00 pm

"Izzy wizzy, let's get busy"
Step over the gap, not into it. Watch the space between platform and train.
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http://www.datasim.nl
 
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September 6th, 2020, 1:39 pm

Ich bin Agnostiker, ich halte nicht viel von der Theologie. Mehr bin ich da schon für das empirische Weltbild, was aber nicht bedeutet, daß der Mensch so gebaut ist, daß er alles verstehen muß. Es gibt Dinge in der Quantenwelt, die wir überhaupt nicht begreifen.
Stanislaw Lem for Der Spiegel, getauscht von de? Quantenwelt. That's what happens when an evil scientists invents a model which isn't meant to be understood and forgets to add the philosophical blurb.
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