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    There really should be some method of knowing if...

    There really should be some method of knowing if a site has been slammed with penalties aside from just not seeing good results from the SE itself. Google has a lot of power over online traffic now....
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    I've seen some people use FaceBook links as an...

    I've seen some people use FaceBook links as an auxilliary method of driving traffic to a blog... but I have doubts about it being a primary source. If you can get a LOT of people starting to share it...
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    I didnt set one up. I think Will had one and...

    I didnt set one up. I think Will had one and couldn't recall the password.
  4. Thread: Islam topics

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    Mesut - Will lives on your side of the globe....

    Mesut - Will lives on your side of the globe. Y'all should talk.
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    To be continued... I'm out for the day....

    To be continued... I'm out for the day. Dinnertime.
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    The US has no individual dominant religion....

    The US has no individual dominant religion. Christianity breaks into MANY sects... so when you see a big group called Protestant... bear in mind it includes groups that think of each other...
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    Terrorists = Kurds? Peshmerga?

    Terrorists = Kurds? Peshmerga?
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    Bear in mind I do not believe a fair part of what...

    Bear in mind I do not believe a fair part of what our papers say... but for the record... the rumor abounds that Turkey is supporting ISIS. ...
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    I realize you are in Turkey, not Iraq, but is not...

    I realize you are in Turkey, not Iraq, but is not ISIS Sunni? [And yeah, they have slaughtered Sunni's in Iraq as well as Shia. They don't seem like they work and play well with others in general.]
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    OK. We'll go with that. Sunnis don't kill...

    OK. We'll go with that.



    Sunnis don't kill those who don't obey the rules?
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    NO Shia in Turkey? The information publicly...

    NO Shia in Turkey? The information publicly available says there is a minority Shia population in Turkey, roughly 25%.
    See Turkish Shiites fear growing hate crimes - Al-Monitor: the Pulse of the...
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    Before digging deeper into the initial issue......

    Before digging deeper into the initial issue... my understanding is that in Turkey the predominant number of residents are Sunni.
    -1- Is this accurate?
    -2- are you Sunni?
    -3- what are the...
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    I live in Texas. I'm well aware of the fact many...

    I live in Texas. I'm well aware of the fact many people form opinions based on what they see on television about my home. We have indoor plumbing but no oil well... and those Saguaro cactus and...
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    Incidentally I invited him to this discussion.

    Incidentally I invited him to this discussion.
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    Aisha. Disclaimer: You'll have more luck with...

    Aisha.

    Disclaimer: You'll have more luck with details if the guy that built this forum joins the discussion, as he's lived in Muslim countries. I've had family in Islamic controlled areas, but...
  16. Thread: Islam topics

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    Technically on that level I'd say I am of the...

    Technically on that level I'd say I am of the Christian religion... but like Islam, Christianity has subgroups all of whom think they are the only ones that know the truth.
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    Mine's backslidden Baptist. But realistically if...

    Mine's backslidden Baptist. But realistically if it was a crime to be a member of my religion I doubt the court would find evidence for an indictment.
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    Islam topics

    Ran into someone on Twitter that has an opposing viewpoint from what I was saying and/or information to share on the topic. He suggested discussing on FB, I invited him to join us here. Presumably...
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    [WTS] Tomgeorge... a more productive way to do that...

    Tomgeorge... a more productive way to do that might be to bump the thread every few days instead of creating a new one.
  20. Thread: So why pay?

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    [Free] I did just remove the posts of a bunch that'd...

    I did just remove the posts of a bunch that'd cropped up in the services section. Their entire contribution was hosting ads intentionally placed in the wrong forum, so they left with their posts.
    ...
  21. Thread: So why pay?

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    [Free] I try to weed them out. When someone warns me I...

    I try to weed them out. When someone warns me I catch them quicker.
  22. Media Bias and the Sydney terrorist event

    Just a guess at tonite's headlines;

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  23. [Announcement] Reminder: We will not fix problems our users...

    Reminder: We will not fix problems our users create for themselves or their employers for free.
    We will however clean up on their behalf for a fee. See first post in this thread. ~ Thanks
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    News sites are where I generally run into the...

    News sites are where I generally run into the problem.
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    I'm amazed at the number of otherwise credible...

    I'm amazed at the number of otherwise credible sites that have so many ads loading it takes an insufferable time to load... then you have a couple of popups to deal with and maybe an autoplay video....
  26. [WTS] Note to mods: This has been approved. Just so you...

    Note to mods: This has been approved. Just so you know. :-)
  27. My wife's dad was an ag dept bigwig back in the...

    My wife's dad was an ag dept bigwig back in the 70s. He was basically the critter version of surgeon general when USDA dealt with things like crop production, dairy production, diseases affecting...
  28. RE: "he warns us against our apathy" He's way...

    RE: "he warns us against our apathy"

    He's way late. The public is jointly eating Valium for breakfast. No abuse of authority or position is inexcusable.

    These days the only way to get anyone...
  29. USDA order submachine guns and body armor: News is silent

    It isn't a rumor. Simple fact. The federal govt is seeking to buy select fire .40cal submachine guns with Tritium night sights and Type III ballistic body armor. Not for the military. Not even for...
  30. Been watching this thing closely. The BLM is way...

    Been watching this thing closely. The BLM is way the hell outta line. We don't settle civil issues with troops, and as for that "1st amendment area" they established 3 miles away in a 25x25 yard...
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    Ah. That I remember. Thanks.

    Ah. That I remember. Thanks.
  32. VP Biden is possibly the stupidest sunuvabitch to...

    VP Biden is possibly the stupidest sunuvabitch to hold the title. And that's saying something given a few others that have had it.

    The problems with mass killings aren't attributable to the...
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    Here's a cute one I found today. From "About Us":...

    Here's a cute one I found today. From "About Us":

    On what planet is the best way to do all sentences in a directory submission in title case? Why the fuck would someone do that? I'm not taking the...
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    I'd be interested in hearing elaboration on this...

    I'd be interested in hearing elaboration on this one (from the article):


    I gather he means it's verbotten to have a link in the footer that leads to another site. He isn't going into reasons,...
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    A local directory that covers an entire nation...

    A local directory that covers an entire nation (along the lines of Yahoo Local or Google's version) doesn't lend itself to physical visits. You build those by starting with a known database (or...
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    There was a supposedly peaceful protest about the...

    There was a supposedly peaceful protest about the alarming number of shootings by cops in Albuquerque (over the last several years. The protesters were met by cops in riot gear. Turned into a fight....
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    Clearly there won't be a lotta overlap on the...

    Clearly there won't be a lotta overlap on the movies we see. I worked my way thru college as a butcher... so the need for gore was satisfied long ago. ;-)
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    Dang Franc, you see more movies in a few months...

    Dang Franc, you see more movies in a few months than I do in a year. Last one I saw was Monuments Men a few months ago. Before that... maybe Titanic? Did I mention I kinda hate crowds? :cool:
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    I was watching a special today that covered this...

    I was watching a special today that covered this and their conclusion was worded something along the lines of telling us that experts say these reports "definitely might possibly mean it's true" or...
  40. If you are trying to do an ad for hosting... we...

    If you are trying to do an ad for hosting... we have a section for that. Copying and pasting an article that's already all over the web and putting links to your site in it really isnt as helpful as...
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    Prize: Most ironic descrip of the day...

    Prize: Most ironic descrip of the day...
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    LOL. Yes, I really CAN bitch about it ad...

    LOL. Yes, I really CAN bitch about it ad infinitum. I'm just amazed people pay for About Us descriptions like...
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    More SEO greatness. The left is "About Us". It'd...

    More SEO greatness. The left is "About Us". It'd be tough to have that many errors in so few words.
    Three (of eleven) words have correct spelling and caps. The sentence ends without punctuation.
    ...
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    When the internet caught traction to the point it...

    When the internet caught traction to the point it was obvious companies needed a web presence... I watched business owners shell out thousands of dollars for a website, usually to some fast talker...
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    No idea why anyone sends a freakin SWAT unit to...

    No idea why anyone sends a freakin SWAT unit to respond to a homeless guy sleeping in a state park. The Albuquerque police are bad news. Law doesn't apply to them. All these militarized police forces...
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    I see those come in waves. Looking at two more...

    I see those come in waves. Looking at two more right now:


    heating company Bergenfield NJ, heating service Bergenfield NJ, heating repair Bergenfield NJ, plumber Bergenfield NJ, air conditioning...
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    We were talking about keyword stuffing the other...

    We were talking about keyword stuffing the other day. Here's today's example from someone's "products and services" section. Personally, I don't have the daylight to fix these, I just hit delete.
    ...
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    Worth considering. And yeah... I suspect a lot of...

    Worth considering. And yeah... I suspect a lot of the serious crap comes from fly-by-night link-builders who charge little and arent worth a dime. Other day I got this in the "About Us" section for a...
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    And here's a lovely job. I'd have taken a long...

    And here's a lovely job. I'd have taken a long description of your company in about us. I'd have let you list all your products and services. But no... you put ONE word in each of those blanks... and...
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    Another common way to throw away a good blank...

    Another common way to throw away a good blank that could've helped is "Family owned and operated!"

    Who fucking cares? For all I know your entire family is serial murderers. Is it the one and only...
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    Local Directory Rant - darn SEO monkeys

    The stuff that gets submitted to Local directories is so astoundingly lame one has to wonder how many drooling idiots are trying to pass themselves off as SEOs.

    In a directory where it is obvious...
  52. [WTT] Since you already a thread open, probably makes...

    Since you already a thread open, probably makes sense just to stick with one instead of having redundant threads.
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    I don't recall a name for that white-on-white...

    I don't recall a name for that white-on-white keyword stuff, but Google got wise to that stuff well over a decade ago. That sort of on-site work is deadly. Wasn't aware anyone was still even trying...
  54. AOL was once the undisputed king of the web. ...

    AOL was once the undisputed king of the web.
    Several search engines that divided near 100% of the market before Google toppled them. [When does Lycos update?]
    Social networking once took place...
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    I was editing in a local directory today and...

    I was editing in a local directory today and routinely trashing a lot with descrips. There are good SEOs out there, and the ones that either will not or dont know how to write a descrip are not a...
  56. The downside of a penalty like that is deadly to...

    The downside of a penalty like that is deadly to a business. It'd be nice if accidents (or intentional malfeasance) werent possible, but if it's possible for bad SEO to affect ranking, it's possible...
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    Congrats. You're officially TOG*. :-) *{the...

    Congrats. You're officially TOG*. :-)


    *{the old guy}
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    Well, that escalated quickly. ;-P

    Well, that escalated quickly. ;-P
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    It'd be easy to erase your past sins by "selling"...

    It'd be easy to erase your past sins by "selling" to one's other identity, or into their wife or child's name. I know a guy at DP whose sites are in all kinds of names on multiple continents... but...
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    Yeah, I'm an expert now. This and changing the...

    Yeah, I'm an expert now. This and changing the batteries in my flashlight in one week... I am on a roll.
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    Parts arrived today. None of the capacitors...

    Parts arrived today. None of the capacitors LOOKED blown, but I replaced 4 and it works now. Hooray. :-)
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    Waiting on the parts i ordered on Amazon. I...

    Waiting on the parts i ordered on Amazon. I ordered a turn signal for Beth's truck moments after ordering the repair parts for the monitor. The repair kit i paid for expedited delivery. The turn...
  63. [WTS] Spam was removed. The OP will please confine his...

    Spam was removed. The OP will please confine his sales activity to his WTS threads. Thanks. :-)
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    Dad was a depression era farmboy. Self-reliance...

    Dad was a depression era farmboy. Self-reliance wasn't a habit, more of a religion. Wasn't much the guy didn't know how to do.
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    Everything I read about this monitor points to...

    Everything I read about this monitor points to the same problem as the culprit.

    Radio Shack nearby didnt have the parts I wanted, so i went a slightly more expensive route and bought the...
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    Thanks. I may have misread the 880, it was angled...

    Thanks. I may have misread the 880, it was angled against the other. Either way, as you suggest (and others elsewhere concur)... will try 1000uF. This monitor is known for using cheap ones... can't...
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    Capacitor on monitor power supply

    QUESTION FOR THE TECHIES
    Have a 19" monitor that's taken to going gray then black. It's an Optiquest Q9B-2, and looking around the net it seems they're know to go down due to bad capacitors. Every...
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    [WTS] "FREE" removed from title. Please exercise care...

    "FREE" removed from title. Please exercise care when titling. Gracias. ;-)
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    Basically there's an easy answer: It isn't...

    Basically there's an easy answer: It isn't "corruption", it's a matter of scale. There are over a MILLION categories. Not listings, categories. There are a relative handfull of volunteers still...
  70. Thread: Rules Thread

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    Sticky: CLARIFICATION: AFFILIATE LINKS Recieved a note...

    CLARIFICATION: AFFILIATE LINKS

    Recieved a note asking whether affiliate links are STILL allowed in sigs. We discussed these links when Will Spencer opened this forum. The decision at that time was...
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    Sticky: [WTS] I got a note asking about hosting ads today. As...

    I got a note asking about hosting ads today. As described above, we have not outlawed Hosting Ads, we merely changed the terms under which they're allowed. ~ rj
  72. The people in DC will not make hard choices,...

    The people in DC will not make hard choices, particularly when cutting programs would lose them votes and nobody in the media considers our massively expanding debt to be an issue. They'll keep...
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    Yeah, we experienced the joy of migration from...

    Yeah, we experienced the joy of migration from the north and California in a city where I served on the Planning and Zoning Commission.

    We're guarding the wrong damned border... the Mexicans are...
  74. Looks like the template for every argument I ever...

    Looks like the template for every argument I ever had with a left-winger. I hesitate to call them "liberals" these days cause technically they've move so hard into the "statist" mode that calling 'em...
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    That tape is the Battlegorund Texas crew....

    That tape is the Battlegorund Texas crew. Carpetbaggers trying to influence a Texas election.
  76. Dont be silly, we get ALL the news about Miley...

    Dont be silly, we get ALL the news about Miley Cyrus, justin Bieber, Jayzee and Beyonce... What the hell do you want. We're informed.
  77. I thought we'd given up expecting big corps to...

    I thought we'd given up expecting big corps to make only wise decisions watching AOL systematically punt their dominance of the internet.
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    I'm waiting for her Horatio Alger story to become...

    I'm waiting for her Horatio Alger story to become a book... "How I Overcame Poverty By Marrying Dad's Rich Friend".

    And yeah, her Twitter meltdown was pretty special, and it's hard to believe she...
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    Department of Justice virus- ransomware

    See How to Remove Ransomware Infection-Your Computer Has Been Locked (Federal Department of Justice virus Removal Guide)- AnviSoft

    I have a friend ask about this one. I walked them thru Removal...
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    Wendy Davis Campaign Bio Dies: Film at 10

    Wendy has been running a campaign that centered around her Texas success story. Here's the gist of it from the youtube video she narrates.


    The problem is the text above, like the video to which...
  81. If there is no fire there's a helluvalotta smoke...

    If there is no fire there's a helluvalotta smoke for no reason. Or is Obama just so lucky God randomly kills his enemies?
  82. Fortunately the president cannot pardon himself.

    Fortunately the president cannot pardon himself.
  83. Funny part is I recall prior to Big O's initial...

    Funny part is I recall prior to Big O's initial election when he was promising the most transparent government in history, was gonna put healthcare deliberations on the net before any vote took...
  84. Back when I still did the "live in a...

    Back when I still did the "live in a neighborhood" (decades ago) I heard what I thought was someone setting off fireworks on my front porch the night before New Years Eve. I walked out on the porch...
  85. The real numbers in the US are far worse than...

    The real numbers in the US are far worse than reported. Also, even the numbers publicly reported are always revised a week or so later to a much higher number (which is still a joke compared to...
  86. My experience with overseas esitors with whom...

    My experience with overseas esitors with whom I've worked has always suggested I had better and cheaper access. Granted I only had them in a handful of other countries, and it's anecdotal not "data"...
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    As software Chrome is a good tool. Of course...

    As software Chrome is a good tool. Of course trusting Google not to misuse the window it gives them into our activities is not even questionable, you can pretty well assume they will sell you out.
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    DP did go no-follow, but oddly it didnt seem to...

    DP did go no-follow, but oddly it didnt seem to reduce the sig spammers... at least last time I was there. People following outdated SEO tactics arent known for paying attention to detail I guess. I...
  89. Doesn't sound like he's a Dem... is he trying to...

    Doesn't sound like he's a Dem... is he trying to "primary" Jan Brewer or is she retiring?
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    It appears to a moderately seasoned eye that Big...

    It appears to a moderately seasoned eye that Big G has put the kibosh on most off site activities that once passed for SEO with the exception of direct traffic measures, and IMO aside from that, sigs...
  91. Not discounting the probability of a...

    Not discounting the probability of a pharmacological connection... Just figure it goes hand in hand with the lack of parenting. Its easier to drug kids than train them not to be fucking jackasses.
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    Speaking of which... I normally run an extreme...

    Speaking of which... I normally run an extreme geo-filter on who gets in here. Just let a batch in intact... Just to see how it goes.
  93. Though the article seems to draw conclusions on...

    Though the article seems to draw conclusions on anecdotal evidence, the point is well taken in the respect that we are experiencing mass shootings in recent decades that we didnt experience in our...
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    These days i think the bulk of social interaction...

    These days i think the bulk of social interaction that once took place in forum communities has migrated to facebook. That leaves
    (1) serious buiness discussion, which is a fragment of most forums ...
  95. NSA intercepting laptops to install malware?

    Article is quoting Der Spiegel. If what they're saying is right... well, it all went too far long ago.

    NSA reportedly intercepting laptops purchased online to install spy malware | The Verge
  96. Guess Holder's orders were to be patient until a...

    Guess Holder's orders were to be patient until a white guy tried it. Kinda figures.
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    [Bug] Set yours to "forum default". It was on "shiny...

    Set yours to "forum default". It was on "shiny blue". Per note above, may need to clear cookies.

    Yeah, things have changed. I hear the new admin is a drunk. Figures.
  98. In actual effect, that'd be the bulk of both...

    In actual effect, that'd be the bulk of both parties.
  99. Our founders never envisioned a strong...

    Our founders never envisioned a strong presidency, it was created "weak" on purpose. They had the wisdom of looking at power with an eye toward what it'd be like in the hands of a leader they didnt...
  100. testing testing

    testing testing
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    My oldest grandkid is about 5... I'll be a decade...

    My oldest grandkid is about 5... I'll be a decade or two behind you on this.
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    Added: A search on the name includes several...

    Added: A search on the name includes several reverences to a virus/adware/browser-hijacker by the same name.

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    Never seen it before. Lefthand menu has...

    Never seen it before. Lefthand menu has "billeder" instead of "images". Danish?
  104. Oddly, Bolton sides with ignoring the bill of rights

    Usually Amb John Bolton is someone I'd agree with, but he seems to be making the argument that we need to keep federal judges out of the business of telling the NSA they can't violate the bill of...
  105. Thread: Happy Xmas

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    Merry Christmas y'all. :-) 1763

    Merry Christmas y'all. :-)

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    Am i the only one that doesn't see a video there?

    Am i the only one that doesn't see a video there?
  107. I've had a number of people report that my blog...

    I've had a number of people report that my blog is blocked at their workplace, so though I haven't pissed off Google entirely I've apparently hit the radar of whichever 3-letter acronym agency is...
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    The system really must hate you. Odd, usually...

    The system really must hate you. Odd, usually take more than a dozen posts to get to know ya that well. :-P

    I have no idea, maybe there was a glitch. It let you post here, and it let me post a...
  109. Testing 1-2-3-4

    Testing 1-2-3-4
  110. That's word-for-word exactly what I was going to...

    That's word-for-word exactly what I was going to say. It's good to have kindred spirits in the forum. ;-)
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    Part of being on the left requires a total...

    Part of being on the left requires a total inability to recognize irony. It's just totally lost on them. Never fails to amaze me.
  112. Whoever banned the rest banned "geek" in...

    Whoever banned the rest banned "geek" in self-defense.
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    Liked Python more than Benny Hill by a long shot....

    Liked Python more than Benny Hill by a long shot. They hit the US first at KERA Channel 13... my local PBS.
    Yeah, as usual us backwards cowboys lead the way.
  114. Well, we're talking about Houston, ya know?

    Well, we're talking about Houston, ya know?
  115. I'd assume it really is just to get a little...

    I'd assume it really is just to get a little press as Cyber Monday kicks in. Bezos is no fool.
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    I think Graham Chapman is dead. Nothing personal,...

    I think Graham Chapman is dead. Nothing personal, but I'd appreciate it if he didn't show up for the party.
  117. [WTS] Staff bump. Hosting thread approved. Good luck. :D

    Staff bump. Hosting thread approved. Good luck. :D
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    Competitive whiners are always fun. Here's Monty...

    Competitive whiners are always fun. Here's Monty Python's Four Yorkshiremen.


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xe1a1wHxTyo
  119. Using them for RE photography makes sense....

    Using them for RE photography makes sense. Attempting to dispatch them for deliveries sounds absurd. The liability would be horrendous.
  120. [Announcement] Apparently compassion for the terminally dumb...

    Apparently compassion for the terminally dumb isn't my strong suit. Meh. Who knew?
  121. [Announcement] Most get removed now, but there must be some...

    Most get removed now, but there must be some lingering from over the years. May have to make it a sliding scale where the fee doubles each time they send profane messages complaining that it is my...
  122. Statism is the new official US religion.

    Statism is the new official US religion.
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    Actually I just took a look. It has covered the...

    Actually I just took a look. It has covered the cost of a domain renewal or two, so I guess it's a raging success.
    At this rate in another few months it might cover most of a bar tab. :-)
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    Not yet. Guess I may have to hold off on that...

    Not yet. Guess I may have to hold off on that yacht for a few weeks.
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    Still have an iPad 1 i got for Christmas a coupla...

    Still have an iPad 1 i got for Christmas a coupla years ago from BOTW staff.

    They arent a replacement for work, but for browsing or reading these little things are awesome.
    Mine is encased in...
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    Anyone that wants to sue me personally needs to...

    Anyone that wants to sue me personally needs to look up the term "deficiency judgment". :-)
  127. [Announcement] Iowa - I get a fair share of spam on twitter. I...

    Iowa - I get a fair share of spam on twitter. I wouldnt do business with the people that do it on a bet. Doubt I'm the only one.
  128. [Announcement] Also from Kevin... I have two words for ya...

    Also from Kevin...



    I have two words for ya sonny: Castle Doctrine.

    If you don't understand how that works... it'd be to your advantage to find out. Really. :-)
  129. [Announcement] And since someone just sent me an email referring...

    And since someone just sent me an email referring to me in a less than complimentary manner... I'll share with the class.
    Starts with a "request" that I work for free on a project benefiting only...
  130. [Announcement] Funny part is today I got such a request from...

    Funny part is today I got such a request from Chandigarh India, saying a company they'd employed was responsible. I happen to have a vast history of trying to stop a couple of shady SEOs in...
  131. [Announcement] If memory serves I stole the idea from you. Just...

    If memory serves I stole the idea from you. Just occurred to me I could put up a link and refer to it instead of ignoring their email or re-reiterating the point anew each time.
  132. Oh, they've done much better than sneak simple...

    Oh, they've done much better than sneak simple "politics" in... they're undermining the constitution by teaching children it is outdated and giving them explanations of what it says that are patently...
  133. [Announcement] Need your links removed? Please read carefully.

    Frequently I get emails from someone who needs their links removed because they paid someone to spam this forum (or they did it personally) and now Google has correctly identified those links as...
  134. Speaking of Obamacare... this is giggleworthy: ...

    Speaking of Obamacare... this is giggleworthy:


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e3-RKS0_NKk
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    All the commercialism has really taken away from...

    All the commercialism has really taken away from the true spirit of the holiday.

    We need to get back to the days when we really used the night as intended... to appease demons so we'll have a...
  136. Well, I'm almost sure the GOP has done everything...

    Well, I'm almost sure the GOP has done everything it can do to disassociate itself with this bill that they can, and it passed without a single one of their votes. And still as it becomes a failure...
  137. I watched the hearing with Sebellius. What a load...

    I watched the hearing with Sebellius. What a load of unicorns and faerie dust that was.
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    Model Privacy Policy: Anything you post on our...

    Model Privacy Policy:
    Anything you post on our site or enter into our database is going on a URL that begins with WWW.
    If you think it's private, look up what WWW means.
    ~ Thank You
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    I give up. Anyone know WHERE you put a privacy...

    I give up. Anyone know WHERE you put a privacy policy on a forum?
  140. If it's any consolation, there appears to be yet...

    If it's any consolation, there appears to be yet another measure coming from the House to the Senate for a vote. No idea if it will comply with all the demands Harry Reid and Obama have insisted on,...
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    I just find it funny as hell they require that I...

    I just find it funny as hell they require that I provide a privacy policy, as Google is compliant with if not actively complicit in quietly providing sensitive personal data they gather to the NSA....
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    Never realized we didnt already have one. Guess I...

    Never realized we didnt already have one. Guess I shall.

    Our new privacy policy is if you want privacy, don't post information on the internet. Will they go for that?
  143. The tea party was a response to lavish...

    The tea party was a response to lavish overspending period. Not limited to dems. Both sides have a hand in it.
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    Assuming he knows that, this isnt his first...

    Assuming he knows that, this isnt his first rodeo.

    Our traffic is down in the post Will era... shutting the door to spamalicious locations relieved us of a ton of nonsense posters, but obviously...
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    Yeah, that'd be real popular. :-)

    Yeah, that'd be real popular. :-)
  146. Doing all the pro-illegal alien stuff within feet...

    Doing all the pro-illegal alien stuff within feet of where he's telling honored vets they cant see their own memorial, along with refusing death benefits and a host of other insults aimed at the...
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    Yeah, so I hear. Knew some guys that were singing...

    Yeah, so I hear. Knew some guys that were singing the blues when they went DOWN to $10-15,000 per month... but from what I hear, that was then and this is now. I have low expectations, so...
  148. Big O has been pushing a lotta sensitive buttons....

    Big O has been pushing a lotta sensitive buttons. Lotta folks are starting to suggest he's trying to provoke some armed protest so he can declare an emergency and go police-state on us. I dont know...
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    I heard I can get a deal on this one... it's...

    I heard I can get a deal on this one... it's bigger...
    1758
  150. Thats part of what I'm talking about. Obama made...

    Thats part of what I'm talking about. Obama made a serious mis-step trying to decline death benefits to families of those that died in service of our country, and now he's having to try and separate...
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    Incidentally, I figure within a coupla months I'm...

    Incidentally, I figure within a coupla months I'm gonna be an Adsense billionaire, so when that happens, please don't take it personally if I fail to acknowledge any of you in public.

    While we're...
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    Adsense added to NetBuilders

    Decided to go ahead and toss adsense up there for now just to see if it did anything. So far the ads dont appear to be intrusive, and if it pays the renewal fee on the URL or something and maybe buys...
  153. I'm about as "free-market" as they come... but...

    I'm about as "free-market" as they come... but for whatever reason the gap between the income of the typical working man and the guys at the top has increased vastly over the last 50 years. I don't...
  154. Now that they are doing the rollout of Obamacare...

    Now that they are doing the rollout of Obamacare there's a lotta folks on the left getting sticker-shock on the pricing.

    Their howls of pain would be a lot funnier if their decision to hop in the...
  155. I'm amazed that the president thinks publicly...

    I'm amazed that the president thinks publicly pissing on veterans and active duty military is going to do anything but make him look like the unpatriotic petty bastard the right already knows he is...
  156. It's amazing that Obama says he will not...

    It's amazing that Obama says he will not negotiate, Reid says he will not negotiate, Boehner says he'll be happy to... and the story for publication is that the GOP is "holding everyone hostage"....
  157. Thread: Greetings NB!

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    Hi DWhite. Welcome.

    Hi DWhite. Welcome.
  158. Yep. Voting to commit kids to battle and...

    Yep. Voting to commit kids to battle and potentially get them killed for the sake of party loyalty is possibly the stupidest fucking idea of any time. My own son got outta the USMC a few years ago...
  159. John Boehner generously donated his balls to...

    John Boehner generously donated his balls to charity just before he gets speakership.
    And of course you can always depend on McCain to screw up.

    The rest of are just trying to cover Obama's...
  160. BHO TODAY: BHO AUGUST 2012: Again with...

    BHO TODAY:


    BHO AUGUST 2012:


    Again with "my". "My calculus". "My equation". Kinda like "my military".
    HE owns this problem, because HE took delivery in August when he opened HIS mouth.
    ...
  161. Still trying to figure out how Syrians attacking...

    Still trying to figure out how Syrians attacking Syrians = urgent national security threat,
    but Libyans attacking Americans = "Phony scandal".

    It's been damned near a year since our guys were...
  162. The ban on surplus US surplus military weapons...

    The ban on surplus US surplus military weapons sounds like a magnificent move to gun grabbers until they figure out most military weapons built in the US in the last half century are already illegal...
  163. Thread: Hello

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    Hi mike. Welcome to the room.

    Hi mike. Welcome to the room.
  164. Nope, that'd be the Aussie version. Some here...

    Nope, that'd be the Aussie version. Some here know him from V7n, some from DP... but his story is consistently that ever since Australia had the wisdom to do a gun ban the sun shines brighter there,...
  165. 17 years after the Australia gun ban....

    17 years after the Australia gun ban... it must be the safest place on earth, right Bob? :cool:

    [Some of you know who I'm talking about.]

    1749...
  166. The Russian president would enjoy nothing more...

    The Russian president would enjoy nothing more than going toe-to-toe with Obama. He considers him to be a dilettante and a pansy.

    [Kinda hard to argue with that.]

    Obama could use a war to...
  167. LOL. Yep. Other day I posted this blog post (my...

    LOL. Yep. Other day I posted this blog post (my own) in a conservative group on FB: Right Wing, I’m talking to YOU. Get off your butts, or shut up. | Rob Jones for President

    Basically I ripped...
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    Both sides seem perfectly happy using FB and...

    Both sides seem perfectly happy using FB and Twitter to spread absolute crap that happens to coincide with their preconceived notions. So anything negative about the Obama administration will be...
  169. My blog's google traffic has slowed to figures so...

    My blog's google traffic has slowed to figures so small you can count the number of times it is found by a search engine in a day on one hand. That didn't used to be the case. Not sure why, but...
  170. We've made the mistake of helping jihadists and...

    We've made the mistake of helping jihadists and expecting them to appreciate it before. Our assistance for the Mujahadeen against the Soviets was the genesis of Osama bin Laden's rise to prominence....
  171. Some of the issue is associated with voter fraud...

    Some of the issue is associated with voter fraud perpetuating the existence of corrupt politicians, but just as devastating is the prevelance of


    -- 1-- low information voters who vote on...
  172. Some of us read fluent typo. Several can read...

    Some of us read fluent typo. Several can read cursive. The rest of us are so drunk when we login we didnt notice.
  173. I responded in another thread a minute ago and...

    I responded in another thread a minute ago and made many of the same observations i see voiced in this thread. And here i thought i was the only Debbie Downer in the room. Y'alls posts are as...
  174. I havent noticed the bill of rights being much of...

    I havent noticed the bill of rights being much of an obstacle to tyranny anywhere in the US lately. As long as one party is intent on concentrating dictatorial power in the hands of their chief...
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    Sounds like a Texas thing. I'm sure someone at...

    Sounds like a Texas thing. I'm sure someone at the state fair either has or soon will intro deep fried lemonade on a stick. It's a weird place.
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    I've been trying to stop the obvious fake stuff...

    I've been trying to stop the obvious fake stuff when I see it posted by guys on the right... cause it just plays into the tin-foil hat stereotype. And in most cases I'm received about as well as...
  177. Long as it works, it won't stop. It's gotten...

    Long as it works, it won't stop. It's gotten Obama elected twice, so I seriously doubt we'll see the end of it.

    Holder is doing his best to punish any state that stands up to voter fraud. I'd say...
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    Wow... Now we have a pic circulated by...

    Wow... Now we have a pic circulated by conservatives claiming to be the original pic before he was photoshopped in. A perfuntory glance shows it's the pic released by the white house and someone...
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    Expert says prez photoshopped in?

    The guy that purportedly came to the conclusions stated is said to be a PS expert, author of multiple tomes on the software. I havent researched him, and i am not holding myself out as a leading...
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    There's a reason Democrats hate photo ID laws....

    There's a reason Democrats hate photo ID laws. Really puts a hurt on their ability to do election fraud.

    There was a rumor published on an attorneys blog yesterday that Wendy is going to run for...
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    I notice the press is all over Wendy Davis shoes...

    I notice the press is all over Wendy Davis shoes and her "life story". What they don't mention is her voting record ... it is way out of sync with her district.

    She's a tax and spend liberal, a...
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    Acapulco, I busted you and a dozen plus IDs at...

    Acapulco, I busted you and a dozen plus IDs at Cricket's forum for doing these hosting promos. One day one ID asks about hosting, the next day that ID offers advice on a great host. Some of those IDs...
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    Yeah, you're followed. Thanks for the mentions....

    Yeah, you're followed. Thanks for the mentions. :-)
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    If any of y'all are game for a little assistance,...

    If any of y'all are game for a little assistance, jumpstarting a new twitter account for a candidate is a beast... so if you happen to retweet or converse a little with @MarkSkinnerTX, it won't hurt....
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    Google isn't a business. It's a liberal political...

    Google isn't a business. It's a liberal political movement with lots of data we gave them.
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    Working on a political campaign

    That's my excuse for not being in much lately. Helped build a website and social pages for a candidate and now doing social media work in support. You can find the candidate in my sig. If y'all were...
  187. Helped someone with some paid posting once....

    Helped someone with some paid posting once. Picking quality blogs is, as Bogart says, the tough part. As he described it, it's only worthwhile if the posts are, so you're talking about manual...
  188. They'll all get the same answer:

    They'll all get the same answer:
  189. If your work is on the net it's damned hard to...

    If your work is on the net it's damned hard to disengage from google, but I guess I can fall bacl on herding goats or something, cause I'm doing as little interface w/ G as possible. They're scary...
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    The way FB admins are cracking down on even...

    The way FB admins are cracking down on even innocuous conservatives while allowing violent hatred from every other quarter is liable to encourage many to seek another social platform. It's getting...
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    Media questioning whether his death was...

    Media questioning whether his death was accidental include lefty stalwatrs like the LA Times and Huffington Post. That says something. Even some of the faithful are starting to wonder if being a...
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    The defense is meaningless under inspection, but...

    The defense is meaningless under inspection, but so was National Security Director Clappers ridiculous statement that they did "not wittingly" gather data on millions of citizens. Note that his lie...
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    Hmm. In the same vein... Max Kelly, the guy...

    Hmm. In the same vein...
    Max Kelly, the guy supposedly in charge of keeping your facebook data secure, went to work at NSA.

    Facebook Security Officer Moves To NSA - Business Insider

    I'm...
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    We oughta start screwing with the NSA... send...

    We oughta start screwing with the NSA... send notes to random people on our email list with cryptic code-sounding messages. You know, send the guy that sold your house whom you haven't spoken to in 3...
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    I've always been hesistant to join the...

    I've always been hesistant to join the googlebashing about how intrusive they are cause it seemed like tinfoil hat stuff to me... But recent revelations, especially hearing schmitt talk... Have made...
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    Grr. And this is why we no longer can safely...

    Grr. And this is why we no longer can safely allow chinese accts to even sign up. Have blocked a ton of their ips, may have to hit more.
  197. I think by this point we can dispense with "under...

    I think by this point we can dispense with "under oath" meaning anything more than a possibility of a stiffer penalty when they get caught lying... Although it appears we've also dispensed with...
  198. Subpeona him anyway. God these guys are freakin...

    Subpeona him anyway. God these guys are freakin weasels.*




    *[My apologies to actual weasels for the insulting comparison.]
  199. Listened to the president pitch "immigration...

    Listened to the president pitch "immigration reform" (aka: amnesty) and his remarks indicated they have a sterling record on illegal immigration, having "fixed" the problem. He just makes up whatever...
  200. Yeah, if you check parade photos, the bolt is...

    Yeah, if you check parade photos, the bolt is removed.

    This site includes video and still pics:...
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