Politics Do you argue politics as obnoxiously IRL as you do here?

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by Bobby Axelrod, Jun 16, 2016.

  1. Bobby Axelrod

    Bobby Axelrod Well-Known Member

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    Anger and lack of reason from both sides seem to be the main ingredients of every political thread here.

    Do you "discuss" politics as insufferably in person as you do here?
     
  2. BaddFunn

    BaddFunn Kick ass fuck yeah VIP

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    The powers that be set up a great system to keep the people arguing amongst themselves instead of coming together and overthrowing their corrupt rulers.

    That's why I don't argue politics.
     
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    Ranting and complaining about politics on a Howard Stern message board.

    Now THAT'S taking a stand!! :salute:
     
  4. ljc

    ljc fish sucks on the stick Gold

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    Fuck you, fuck off, go fuck yourself.

    Just kidding.

    What was the question?

    :scratch:
     
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    FishySausage Original Nuttah VIP Gold

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    Well I don't really "argue" politics here. I have discussions with people.
    Which I do IRL
     
  7. sumtexan

    sumtexan Consentido de Dios Gold

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    I have political discussions IRL. Does it get angry and heated? Sometimes.
     
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  8. broccoli rob

    broccoli rob thanks for the memories DW3

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    I just got into my first political argument yesterday with a friend.


    ...he texted me today and apologized. I win :cool:
     
  9. Daveindiego

    Daveindiego Confirmed Internet Legend

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    Lack of reason?!

    I'm bringing facts, motherfucker.
     
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  10. Sleep

    Sleep Bitch Sit Down. Be Humble. VIP

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    Fucking amen, Bobby.
     
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    oski Jump For Life Gold

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    my friends and family generally aren't as stupid as people here, but yes.
     
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    Chiusano Well-Known Member

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    I have never heard triggered or libcuck IRL either
     
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    >>>

     
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    I seem to recall a duel, fought over political defamation, that involved two men named Hamilton and Burr.

    Oh, and the caning of Senator Sumner by a member of the House is another highlight.

    In sum, bitching on the Internet is simply a modern extension of the very human ability of people to have considerable differences of opinion. Maybe this is better than the alternatives.
     
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    Oh Hellz no!!!

    I don't waste energy on that shit irl.
     
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  16. Slow

    Slow All The Pieces Matter DawgShed News

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    trolling people IRL is a completely different skill set but it's just as fun if done right.
     
  17. AcquiringSignal

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    Yes. I carry political memes and data from questionable websites with me at all times and then I declare victory in the middle of the discussion.
     
  18. Bryce

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    Yes.
     
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  19. Jayla

    Jayla Ou ai-je l'esprit? Gold

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    I don't discuss politics here. I support projects, initiatives and laws and ppl on the local level (and a few times, state).
     
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    No need to argue when I'm always right :dance:
     
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