Search:

Type: Posts; User: Jokodo; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Sure, but why base 10? 314159 is a meaningless...

    Sure, but why base 10? 314159 is a meaningless sequence if you do quantities between zero and one in eighths and 64ths rather than tenths and hundredths.
  2. 314159 assumes the decimal system. Quite a stretch

    314159 assumes the decimal system. Quite a stretch
  3. Replies
    8,543
    Views
    242,084

    And a bug selling point of the no campaign in...

    Are you suggesting Wales should be for the Welsh?[/QUOTE]

    And a bug selling point of the no campaign in 2014 was insecurity about whether an independent Scotland could remain in the EU. Had Brexit...
  4. Replies
    41
    Views
    874

    Technically, a bus with its higher inertia and an...

    Trams, lad, trams[/QUOTE]

    Mass transit is wonderful unless you live in a city or rural area that has no or very ineffective mass transit. I grew up riding a public bus part way to school, then I...
  5. Replies
    41
    Views
    874

    You just made a great argument for public...

    Americans would probably give up guns before they give up cars.

    Don't get me wrong, though. Mass transit is great. I think everyone except me should use buses and trains.[/QUOTE]

    You just made...
  6. Replies
    10
    Views
    243

    I'm pretty sure it's 5.5, not 8.5 km where three...

    Exactly. Niven handwaved when he needed to but tried to keep the numbers right if he could. 1000 mile walls are what it takes if you want the top open.

    The key to understanding atmosphere is...
  7. Replies
    10
    Views
    243

    Earth's atmosphere reaches one half of sea level...

    Earth's atmosphere reaches one half of sea level pressure at an altitude of about 5500 meters, and a quarter at 11000 meters. However compared to earth's gravity, acceleration diminishes much more...
  8. Replies
    4
    Views
    188

    Asia submits voluntarily

    Imagine a mainstream supermarket or soft drink producer im Germany, Austria, or France starting to print a "certified to be halal" on products are halal by default, like bottled water chips, tuna or...
  9. Replies
    142
    Views
    2,890

    If there was a good reason, maybe. If there was a...

    Its still a convenient cover when the second reporter asks. So toy don't have anything better I assume? No sworn testimony, internal notes by the police at the time the lead was not followed,...
  10. Replies
    142
    Views
    2,890

    Its still a convenient cover when the second...

    Police not investigating when they should have is a common occurrence around the globe, for reasons ranging from plain laziness, to the police chief owing a suspect a favour from old times, to them...
  11. Replies
    142
    Views
    2,890

    Police not investigating when they should have is...

    No, logic dictates figuring out why grooming gangs are succesful and then figuring out how to counter them.[/QUOTE]

    Fear of being thought islamophobic is at least part of it. There are plenty of...
  12. Replies
    142
    Views
    2,890

    Than start a different thread. The fact that you...

    Well, this particular young man was never "let in", except upon returning from vacations. He was born in fucking Stoke-on-Trent, so not letting him in is even less an option than kicking him out,...
  13. Replies
    142
    Views
    2,890

    Well, this particular young man was never "let...

    So you feel metal heads and opera aficionados ought to be deported to Finland and Austria, respectively? You can't have several cultures in one country, and America is for country fans,...
  14. Replies
    15
    Views
    573

    No one really knows. No one really knows how many...

    The chimera I read about was a case of a twin absorbing its sibling in utero and having different DNA in its marrow compared to the rest of her body.

    This was another one discovered when mother...
  15. Replies
    15
    Views
    573

    You want weird? There was a women who appeared to...

    You want weird? There was a women who appeared to be not her daughters mother, and on closer inspection to be male. Turned out she was a chimera with one xy cell line at nearly 100% in blood...
  16. Replies
    142
    Views
    2,890

    So you feel metal heads and opera aficionados...

    So you feel metal heads and opera aficionados ought to be deported to Finland and Austria, respectively? You can't have several cultures in one country, and America is for country fans, innit?
  17. E=mc2 isn't scifi.

    E=mc2 isn't scifi.
  18. Replies
    142
    Views
    2,890

    You could say the same about the streets of...

    We know they raised a terrorist. [/quote]

    You could say the same about the streets of stoke-on-Trent or the British school system. You know nothing about the particular role his parents played in...
  19. Replies
    142
    Views
    2,890

    They're is nothing educated about applying racist...

    A indeed, but in reference to the phenomenon of 2nd gen Islamists in general, and not Usman Khan in particular. Many Muslim terrorists in the EU have been born there, i.e. 2nd gen. It's a huge...
  20. Replies
    142
    Views
    2,890

    This may or may not be so, but it is of no...

    This may or may not be so, but it is of no relevancy to what we were discussing, which ward the nonexistent logic behind sending British born British raised citizens "back" to a country they have...
  21. Replies
    142
    Views
    2,890

    In other words, Derec, you admit Pakistan has...

    We withhold aid if you don't? [/QUOTE]

    In other words, you don't have one but you like to go on a rant throwing around a dozen barely related factoids nonetheless.

    Why not just say so?

    And...
  22. I think what he is trying to get at is that...

    Right. Energy into the box equals energy out, so the contents end with the mass they started with.

    If there was a change of mass, that was because excited electrons temporarily increase the...
  23. Replies
    142
    Views
    2,890

    In other words, you don't have one but you like...

    We withhold aid if you don't? [/QUOTE]

    In other words, you don't have one but you like to go on a rant throwing around a dozen barely related factoids nonetheless.

    Why not just say so?

    And...
  24. Replies
    142
    Views
    2,890

    Derec imagine yourself as the official at the...

    Derec imagine yourself as the official at the Pakistani embassy in London who is responsible for coordinating the details whenever someone is deported or extracted (i.e., made to travel against their...
  25. Replies
    142
    Views
    2,890

    He is a Staffordshire man in the same way a car ...

    He is a Staffordshire man in the same way a car parked in a garage in Maranello is a car parked in a garage in Maranello. A Staffordshire man is literally just a man from Staffordshire, or an...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4