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by Red_switch
Mon Mar 26, 2018 9:01 am
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: Elon makes nerds cool
Replies: 6
Views: 529

Re: Elon makes nerds cool

The breakfast club is a great movie, but remember, it is pitched as self-redemption for the non-nerds.
by Red_switch
Tue Feb 13, 2018 10:22 am
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: Elon makes nerds cool
Replies: 6
Views: 529

Re: Elon makes nerds cool

Nerds were always cool. Elon is not.
by Red_switch
Thu Feb 01, 2018 11:14 am
Forum: Reviews
Topic: Cheese roll tour of Southland
Replies: 21
Views: 2627

Re: Cheese roll tour of Southland

mmmm....good crack wrote:think its just onion soup mix

That's generally it, yes.
by Red_switch
Thu Jan 11, 2018 11:11 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Who will be the next famous person to be accused of "inappropriate behaviour"?
Replies: 25
Views: 851

Re: Who will be the next famous person to be accused of "inappropriate behaviour"?

9seconds wrote:what the fuck have charges got to do with anything?

not even the problem whatsoever


Agree with this. Just having an allegation made/being investigated in the most preliminary of ways can have far reaching consequences.
by Red_switch
Mon Nov 06, 2017 10:25 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: fuckin LA
Replies: 2
Views: 169

fuckin LA

Gonna be stopping in LA for a few nights in December, was trying to avoid it, but a cunt of a time of year to get a decent itinerary through the states at a reasonable price... anyway, does anyone know of any decent websites/gig guide type shit for that concrete cess pit? All I've figured out is tha...
by Red_switch
Fri Oct 20, 2017 3:14 pm
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: NZ election 2017
Replies: 139
Views: 6117

Re: NZ election 2017

Had to deal with a bunch of cunts moaning last night about the NZD dropping a whole eighth of a cent against the USD, that's not even a particularly big post election/change in govt drop, and it's already recovered today. I'd be stoked if Minister for Conservation, Minister for Climate Change and Mi...
by Red_switch
Tue Oct 10, 2017 11:44 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Revenge of What book are you reading at the moment?
Replies: 622
Views: 45972

Re: Revenge of What book are you reading at the moment?

Been chipping away at this for aaaages in between "work" reading: http://t3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSmUf6D7FowvmMEe79HiqhayxjUhJ_FnPPbH8dTKjuoosvqED6J Pretty good, does a good job of rationalising a lot of the thoughts I have, but can't really be fucked giving much more thought on m...
by Red_switch
Tue Oct 10, 2017 11:37 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Butthole Surfer Wins “Yard of the Month” Award in Austin
Replies: 26
Views: 1165

Re: Butthole Surfer Wins “Yard of the Month” Award in Austin

I had to Google what hed (pe) was. All I'm going to say is that it's "very 2000s" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z_ZkUROJ86Y This was the sort of shit that people would crap on about at the skatepark in Invercargill in the early-ish 2000's. Listened to them a bit, recall thinking they we...
by Red_switch
Tue Oct 10, 2017 10:30 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Butthole Surfer Wins “Yard of the Month” Award in Austin
Replies: 26
Views: 1165

Re: Butthole Surfer Wins “Yard of the Month” Award in Austin

the croc wrote:Pretty much. Although the whinge about your neighbours started in at least 2008 viewtopic.php?f=8&t=44278&p=858799&hilit=neighbour#p858799


gr8 thread
by Red_switch
Fri Sep 29, 2017 10:54 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Tool time...
Replies: 117
Views: 5531

Re: Tool time...

I just stick with Ryobi for the few tools I do need, borrow off builder mates on the rare occasions that I need something heavy duty. Have a Ryobi cordless electric lawnmower. Couldn't be fucked with a petrol mower when we were buying, and there wasn't much else cordless available. I'm pleasantly su...
by Red_switch
Thu Sep 28, 2017 1:24 pm
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: NZ election 2017
Replies: 139
Views: 6117

Re: NZ election 2017

Agree. No where near enough experience and hasn't put the work in on the issues she's meant to be advocating for, fuck all background int he party too. Will love to be proven wrong on this but I do think there's at least one amazing and dedicated person that should have been returned before her who...
by Red_switch
Wed Sep 27, 2017 5:06 pm
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: NZ election 2017
Replies: 139
Views: 6117

Re: NZ election 2017

Have to admit, I remain to be convinced by Chloe Swarbrick.

Maybe this is me being jaded and "old", but Todd Barclay was sure as hell too young to be in parliament, and I'd suggest she might be as well.
by Red_switch
Mon Sep 18, 2017 9:21 am
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: NZ election 2017
Replies: 139
Views: 6117

Re: NZ election 2017

I think National have pushed the boat out on getting any support from Peters. The frustrating thing is that a tax working group is actually a decent idea. NZers are just stupid and greedy, and caught up in the myth that we live in a high tax nation. Bring on the water royalty, that shit can't come s...
by Red_switch
Fri Sep 15, 2017 3:26 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Beef thread
Replies: 18
Views: 921

Re: Beef thread

where did everyone go?
by Red_switch
Fri Sep 15, 2017 3:24 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Tool time...
Replies: 117
Views: 5531

Re: Tool time...

I need to buy a hedge trimmer.
by Red_switch
Mon Sep 11, 2017 6:36 pm
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: NZ election 2017
Replies: 139
Views: 6117

Re: NZ election 2017

Greens climate/emissions policy rules
by Red_switch
Fri Sep 08, 2017 11:41 am
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: Celia from King Loser/Axel Grinders died
Replies: 14
Views: 892

Re: Celia from King Loser/Axel Grinders died

Oh, dang.
by Red_switch
Thu Sep 07, 2017 9:13 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Butthole Surfer Wins “Yard of the Month” Award in Austin
Replies: 26
Views: 1165

Re: Butthole Surfer Wins “Yard of the Month” Award in Austin

dustbinflowers wrote:Mosgiel eh. You bought on a floodplain!


I did my research first #geographerforlyfe
by Red_switch
Wed Sep 06, 2017 4:39 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Butthole Surfer Wins “Yard of the Month” Award in Austin
Replies: 26
Views: 1165

Re: Butthole Surfer Wins “Yard of the Month” Award in Austin

My garage is beige. House is red brick. Couldn't handle the city, settled down in Mosgiel.

I'm pretty sure everyone on my street who's not a bogan is a retired bogan.
by Red_switch
Mon Aug 14, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: NZ election 2017
Replies: 139
Views: 6117

Re: NZ election 2017

Lewl
by Red_switch
Wed Aug 09, 2017 8:23 am
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: NZ election 2017
Replies: 139
Views: 6117

Re: NZ election 2017

There's a reason the USA has a culture of begging and street charity. I'd rather we stay as clear of that as possible.
by Red_switch
Tue Aug 08, 2017 6:18 pm
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: NZ election 2017
Replies: 139
Views: 6117

Re: NZ election 2017

Her daughter's grandmother is Ann Hartley, the former Labour MP, Deputy Speaker and North Shore mayor. Pretty sure they're all well paid positions, and she's been involved with her granddaughter's life even though her son's relationship with Turei didn't work out, she even mentioned her in her vale...
by Red_switch
Tue Aug 08, 2017 6:16 pm
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: NZ election 2017
Replies: 139
Views: 6117

Re: NZ election 2017

And now the Greens self-destruct. The orthodoxy on the left is that Kennedy Graham and Dave Clendon are traitors, boring old white guys, that they're just pissed off at being demoted on the party list etc, which is all rather insulting. The fact is Turei has a credibility problem, and will be a lia...
by Red_switch
Tue Aug 08, 2017 6:13 pm
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: NZ election 2017
Replies: 139
Views: 6117

Re: NZ election 2017

What Turei did is an understandable pittance compared to the ridiculous amounts some fuckers have been able to rip off of New Zealand. Bill English seems to be riding his credibility problems just fine. https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=1698617430157875&id=566680893351540 Why th...
by Red_switch
Wed Jul 26, 2017 10:38 am
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: Tape Terror in Dunedin
Replies: 14
Views: 1027

Re: Tape Terror in Dunedin

LSD Fundraiser is just one guy, Dean, who i know reasonably well. Generally keeps to himself but very passionate about listening to and creating, music. Mainly noisy, esoteric type of stuff, also the driving force behind a band called Wolfskull. Definitely comes across as a harmless individual that...
by Red_switch
Fri Jul 07, 2017 10:46 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Graffiti - Pics & Vids
Replies: 79
Views: 9754

Re: Graffiti - Pics & Vids

This is the sort of quality we are blessed with in Mosgiel: https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/3xMskJAPR95Z1QUYMtu8mWkYuuPfVVMSewdPZ_nmL_6P1_sWYL-lRVBXdpv10ctcpGXQBlyaQnu2GSOd7CGE-kJR5PadNpGRFXrcS0DmERI6THQnxj8KhMUIkIlG-5GchdHucNqjGewaVKAvTahFbgCI2pMmiAT7dE87_OeCdfQ2QI4V1L6BSsuD8pO32TTVCwhiMsYG1IgiFk...
by Red_switch
Tue Jul 04, 2017 9:14 pm
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: Paula Bennett's ghost comes back to haunt her
Replies: 7
Views: 636

Re: Paula Bennett's ghost comes back to haunt her

There are at least a couple of journos that will give it a decent dig I reckon.
by Red_switch
Wed Jun 28, 2017 3:03 am
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: Most cliche ridden non-apology ever?
Replies: 9
Views: 797

Re: Most cliche ridden non-apology ever?

He was getting up to that shit in qtown mind you.

Definitely seems like Slater is trying to use this to undermine English, but it's clear he understands what's happened less than pretty much everyone in Clutha Southland.
by Red_switch
Mon Jun 26, 2017 3:50 pm
Forum: Reviews
Topic: Meeting lance from punkas
Replies: 40
Views: 3645

Re: Meeting lance from punkas

No shit is lance in steed. Heard canadian phil had started a band by that name didn't realise he had a roped that cunt in. Mean. Yeah. Troy from Hydro medusa is singing/ playing gat Phil and lance also started a Jap styled dbeat band. Sounds like any other raw jap band to me. But they like it so th...

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