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Hey Mods I really don't need you to be offended on my behalf

Postby Moethebartender » Sat Oct 07, 2017 4:08 pm

Why the fuck did you delete Hairy's OP? I've made it clear that I'm not bothered by attack threads made by my many fans, I really don't need you to take offense on my behalf.

Some attack OPs are clearly tolerated, why do you fuckers insist on being inconsistent?

If you could be bothered to take care of the fucking cretins who take shit into real life from here and leave the rest of it alone, this place might be a bit more interesting.
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Re: Hey Mods I really don't need you to be offended on my be

Postby Steve_in_Exile » Sat Oct 07, 2017 5:56 pm

I feel your pain, Moe. It's annoying when you're crucifying some asshole on here and the mods step in and delete it.

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Re: Hey Mods I really don't need you to be offended on my be

Postby mad hatter » Sat Oct 07, 2017 6:40 pm

get a life. OP is a wanker
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Postby eric84 » Sat Oct 07, 2017 7:28 pm

So after a stirring defence of minimal mideration, they delete an attack thread? This place is nonstop comedy sometimes.
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Re: Hey Mods I really don't need you to be offended on my be

Postby rider5 » Sat Oct 07, 2017 7:30 pm

I'm pretty mad at the mods now. Time to bust heads, mutha.

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Re: Hey Mods I really don't need you to be offended on my be

Postby rider5 » Sat Oct 07, 2017 7:47 pm

btw which mod are we supposed to direct our wrath at for all modding decisions? It seemed like incognita was taking over for eric in this role but maybe things have changed. is it spazworld now?

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Re: Hey Mods I really don't need you to be offended on my be

Postby Lincoln » Sat Oct 07, 2017 8:34 pm

The OP chugs donkey cock.

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Re: Hey Mods I really don't need you to be offended on my be

Postby Steve_in_Exile » Sun Oct 08, 2017 12:17 am

eric84 wrote:So after a stirring defence of minimal mideration, they delete an attack thread? This place is nonstop comedy sometimes.


So just to be clear here for the record, Eric, you're saying that you oppose the actions the moderators took in this particular case?

I don't know for sure, but I would guess that every time the moderators consider taking action in any given case, they probably ask themselves......"what would Eric think?"...."what would Eric do?"

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Postby section8 » Sun Oct 08, 2017 12:26 am

Was it canned because it was an attack thread, or because of the accusation of engaging in the sexual exploitation of minors?
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Postby The Mallard Missie » Sun Oct 08, 2017 6:13 am

The moderating (sic) team has been taken over by Kim Jong-un, hence the fact that I cannot read nor send PMs.

What has happened to our once glorious exmpire that they now feel obliged to kowtow even to kalas?

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Re: Hey Mods I really don't need you to be offended on my be

Postby Moethebartender » Sun Oct 08, 2017 1:50 pm

section8 wrote:Was it canned because it was an attack thread, or because of the accusation of engaging in the sexual exploitation of minors?


Hard to say section hate, but it sure doesn't look like you've had a problem with Hairy being called out before. Did Hairy ask you to delete his attack thread? I somehow doubt it.
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Re: Hey Mods I really don't need you to be offended on my be

Postby Lincoln » Mon Oct 09, 2017 8:13 am

Moe moaning his ass off again.

Cheer up you miserable twat.

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Re: Hey Mods I really don't need you to be offended on my be

Postby andybox » Fri Oct 13, 2017 9:17 am

Lincoln wrote:The OP chugs donkey cock.

:lol: :lol: :lol:

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Re: Hey Mods I really don't need you to be offended on my be

Postby Chip_Oatley » Mon Oct 16, 2017 1:57 pm

Moethebartender wrote:
section8 wrote:Was it canned because it was an attack thread, or because of the accusation of engaging in the sexual exploitation of minors?


Hard to say section hate, but it sure doesn't look like you've had a problem with Hairy being called out before.


Hm, August 10th. Section8 may have been busy traveling/working. Seems that another mod was at the controls then.

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Re: Hey Mods I really don't need you to be offended on my be

Postby eric84 » Mon Oct 16, 2017 3:03 pm

There are many, many similar posts about Harry that have gone unmoderated.
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Re: Hey Mods I really don't need you to be offended on my be

Postby harry_flashman » Tue Nov 07, 2017 7:25 am

Well the good news for the boards resident fatberg is that national geographic have dedicated a whole article to his itinerant lifestyle. I think we can all agree that mo is a very well traveled tub of lard indeed!



Huge Blobs of Fat and Trash Are Filling the World’s Sewers

Mountains of grease and debris known as fatbergs are blocking toilets, breaking pipes, and even being illicitly converted into cooking oil.

First, someone might pour molten turkey fat down a drain. A few blocks away, someone else might flush a wet wipe down a toilet. When the two meet in a dank sewer pipe, a baby fatberg is born.

Eventually, more fat, oil, and grease congeal onto the mess and build up into giant stinking globs. When they get big enough, fatbergs can clog sewers entirely, sending raw sewage gushing into streets.

On September 12, workers in London discovered one of the biggest fatbergs ever seen, in the East End neighborhood of Whitechapel. Measuring more than 800 feet long, the monstrosity weighs an estimated 130 metric tons and is the size of 11 double-decker buses, according to the London utility provider Thames Water.

The utility says the new fatberg is nearly 10 times larger than one pulled from the sewers of Kingston borough in 2013, which was found when many of the neighborhood’s toilets backed up.

Fatbergs are a sewer scourge, and both the nasty blobs and the fights against them have been growing. London, Belfast, Denver, and Melbourne are just a few of the world metropolises that have discovered large fatbergs in recent years.

When the bus-size Kingston fatberg was discovered, a supervisor for Thames Water told the BBC: “We reckon it has to be the biggest in British history.” Within two years, an even bigger one snapped sewer pipes a meter wide in the London neighborhood of Chelsea. This summer, Northern Ireland Water excavated “a couple of hundred tonnes” of grease and debris from a fatberg underneath a row of fast-food restaurants in Belfast.

The problem isn’t just gross; it’s also a financial drain. In New York City, grease causes 71 percent of sewer backups, according to the city’s 2016 State of the Sewers report. The city spent $18 million over five years fighting fatbergs. Smaller cities aren’t immune; Ft. Wayne, Indiana, has spent half a million dollars a year cleaning grease out of sewers. (See a video of Ft. Wayne’s fatty pipes.)

The United States and United Kingdom report the most fatbergs, says engineer Thomas Wallace of University College Dublin, who studies the disposal of fat waste. Not only do both nations produce copious fatberg ingredients, but they also have many aging sewer systems ill-equipped to deal with the onslaught of fat and trash from growing populations.

FIGHTING THE FATBERGS
Clogging is a problem as old as sewers themselves; the ancient Romans reportedly sent public slaves underground to clean their sewers. But the enormous fatbergs of today are brought on by more modern inventions.

The first fatbergs probably started small, as cities and their cooking waste grew with the industrial age. In 1884, Nathaniel Whiting of San Francisco patented the first grease trap to catch “substances which would tend to choke and clog the sewers.”

His basic design is still used today: Wastewater drains into a box where fat settles out. Eventually, someone has to clean the gunk out and dispose of it.

In the United States, many cities eventually required restaurants and other food sellers to have grease traps and to clean them out, and a surprising amount of controversy and intrigue has grown around these caches of fat. In some places, thieves blowtorch their way into grease traps to steal used cooking oil that can be made into biofuels.

In China, fat from sewers and traps is illicitly scooped, cleaned up—though not well—and sold on the black market as “gutter oil.” In cheap restaurants and street stalls, your dinner might even be cooked in gutter oil.

In the U.K., grease-trap rules have been more lax than in the U.S., because many water systems such as London’s Thames Water are privately owned and don’t have much authority to enforce their use. Instead, the utility hires a team of “flushers,” people charged with digging out fat and other nasties to keep pipes flowing.

So it’s fitting that the word “fatberg” was coined by the people who know fatbergs best: the sewer workers of Thames Water. The description, conjuring up a pale floating mass of epic proportions, is far catchier than the American version—the acronym FOG, which stands for fat, oil, and grease. Fatbergs caught on well enough to make it into the Oxford English Dictionary in 2015, alongside “Brexit.”

SEWER SOAP AND SONG
As fatbergs have grown, scientists have learned more about how they form and how to fight them. For starters, scientists only recently discovered that most of the mass in fatbergs is actually a form of sewer-made soap.

In 2011, Joel Ducoste of North Carolina State University and his team reported that the same process that can turn lard into soap, called saponification, happens in sewer grease if calcium’s around. The team even created miniature fatbergs in the laboratory that grew on calcium-rich concrete, a clue to how the blobs get so massive in certain sewers.

And in places where fatbergs are on the rise, sewer managers point to wet wipes as a major part of the problem. These pre-moistened toilet wipes are made for both babies and adults, and while many are sold as “flushable,” poorly dissolved wipes are pulled from sewers by the ton. Worse, the tough cloths can serve as excellent building blocks for fatbergs.

Now, Tom Curran of University College Dublin holds the first Fulbright scholarship awarded to a scientist in the fatberg fight. For his project, Curran will be working with Ducoste in North Carolina to map fatberg hotspots and develop sensors that would alert cities to ‘bergs before they reach pipe-bursting sizes.

Some cities are even looking at fatbergs as legitimate fuel. After all, fat is high in calories and therefore energy. Thames Water has partnered with a renewable-fuel company to dig fatbergs out of sewers and turn them into biodiesel.

Curran says public awareness campaigns have already helped some cities reduce blockages by teaching people what not to flush or pour down drains. “There are also legal efforts in place regarding the use of the term ‘flushable,’” he says.

Cities in turn are getting creative with their messages. In the U.K., Christmas is a particularly bad time for fatbergs, Thames Water says, because of all the fat from turkey and roast meat tipped down the drain.

Thames Water’s response? Caroling “Sewer Singers” videos, and a sewer worker dressed as a giant turkey.


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