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JimizoAug. 01, 2015 - 04:36PM JST
Make an example of this bonehead. This kind of sick behaviour needs to be discouraged.
Posted in: Zimbabwe: American lion killer's extradition being sought
JimizoAug. 01, 2015 - 02:27PM JST
'A former GOP strategist, Kevin Phillips, wrote an excellent book called 'American Theocracy' outlining just how influential and damaging this extremist end of times Christianity is.
Hmmmm, if that were true, then Christianscwould be making news of daily radical atrocities in a horrific scale, which is not happening.'
I'm talking about evangelical head cases who have real punch in the GOP in particular influencing US policy in this part of the world. You can also see this in the outrageous spectacle of wannabe presidents denying evolution on the national stage.
As someone who is noted for non-partisanship, I'm sure you would be the first to decry extremist Jews stealing land and committing atrocities, Muslim extremists committing atrocities and Christian extremists influencing government policy with crackpot ideas.
Posted in: Suspected Jewish extremists burn Palestinian child to death
JimizoAug. 01, 2015 - 01:44PM JST
'why is it that when Japan wins a medal the majority of the time there is no referance of what countires won the other two. would of liked to know who won the Gold / Silver but it looks like ill have to go to a gaijin site to find that out. hey JT you should edit the last line "Russia won Gold, China won Silver" or is that off topic, or belittling Japans Bronze!?'
I can honestly remember watching highlights of football games in Europe on Japanese TV involving Japanese players and not knowing what the final score of the game was or not showing the goals scored in that game. The score was sometimes quickly flashed up at the end ( sometimes not ) after watching 10-yard sidewards passes from Japanese players. I know many Japanese football fans who've said the same thing.
Posted in: Life aquatic
JimizoAug. 01, 2015 - 12:17PM JST
'And lets not forget, the Zionist pioneer terrorism, which is an everyday horror for the Palestinians, are supported with a million dollar a day gift from the good ole USA. "But they're our terrorists".......so everything's cool bra.'
It's also worth pointing out that while the extremes of Judaism and Islam are very clear here, the influence of Christian extremists in the US who view the events in 'the holy land' through the prism of the second coming shouldn't be underestimated. A former GOP strategist, Kevin Phillips, wrote an excellent book called 'American Theocracy' outlining just how influential and damaging this extremist end of times Christianity is.
JimizoAug. 01, 2015 - 11:41AM JST
'Show me, in any religious text, where God says to slaughter the innocent'
Read the book of Exodus for a kick-off. Yahweh tells Moses to commit genocide including the slaughter of the young. There are also other books with similar ideas. Other Jewish extremists justify stealing other people's land based on this books.
Other religious texts believed by extremist Muslims are used to justify the slaughter of non-believers and the complete expulsion of all non-believers from 'Muslim' lands.
I'd recommend a reading of these books. The word of god is a massive obstacle to finding peace in this part of the world.
JimizoAug. 01, 2015 - 01:01AM JST
'Sadly there are some SERIOUS homophobes here on JT. It's sad really, when one stops and thinks about it what difference does it make if some one of the same sex loves someone who is the same, and wants to "marry" them?'
It is unusual that people feel so strongly against this. I remember one writer said that it reminded him of when Dr. Johnson compiled his dictionary and some ladies congratulated him on not including any dirty words. He replied that he was surprised that they had taken the time to look them up.
Posted in: Tokyo’s Setagaya Ward to begin legally recognizing same-sex partnerships
JimizoJul. 31, 2015 - 06:15PM JST
'I am pretty sure lawyers can set up similar social benefits arrangements for a social union without the societal label of "marriage". But what about the rights of children? For example the right of a child to have a mom and dad, and not some politically correct assembly of people/life forms/objects'
What do you mean by 'life forms' and 'objects'? Do you envisage Klingons marrying feather dusters?
JimizoJul. 31, 2015 - 04:32PM JST
'Interesting to see that it is always the bigots with the 'think of the children' nonsense yet they are the ones who really shouldn't be bringing children into a modern world.'
Very true. It's also inevitable that many of these children will reject the unpleasant and archaic beliefs of their parents despite the very best efforts to keep this nonsense alive. They'll flush the toilet after their parents.
JimizoJul. 31, 2015 - 02:41PM JST
The rampant political correctness in this issue is amazing. Do the "same sex marriage" advocates not see that by giving official recognition of combination of 2 men or 2 women as a "marriage", they are simply stepping on a slippery slope, where in the end, they have to accept everything as a marriage"
The slippery slope argument again. My country didn't decriminalize homosexual sex until the 1960s and the bigots of those days were arguing that this would open the floodgates for legalizing bestiality and sex with children. 2015 and....
JimizoJul. 31, 2015 - 12:55PM JST
'Same-sex marriage should not be used as official terminology. They should use same-sex union, same-sex partnership etc etc. whatever.... for marriage is a religious thing. Marriage does includes COVENANT with God. Marriage in the eyes of religion and God, always mentioned the conjuntion "AND". ... that is Marriage have SEXUAL actions, PROCREATION (unless otherwise a mom cannot conceive due to medical reason) and REARING CHILDREN as them (parents are also children of GOD).'
And you are saying it's gays who need mental help? Keep taking the meds, or better still, up the dosage.
JimizoJul. 31, 2015 - 12:15PM JST
'All for SEX and money only..nothing else'
Plenty of straight people marry for sex and money, particularly the latter. I didn't want to marry someone who was skint and frigid. I'm sure some gay people think like me and others take a more romantic view - just like many straight people. What's your point?
JimizoJul. 30, 2015 - 07:21PM JST
'PETA are a little bit silly in my opinion. not just this "protest" but, as much as we may disapprove, saying that the US dentist who killed Cecil should be hanged is just ridiculous.'
Hanging is disgusting and barbaric. That despicable idiot should be given a free safari, alone and unarmed, wearing a zebra costume. I'm sure he'd be able to appreciate those canines. Go get 'em, tough guy.
Posted in: Thick Skin
JimizoJul. 30, 2015 - 04:59PM JST
'I'd have been more impressed had they been Japanese people dressing up.'
Me too. Then again, my Japanese coworker did rail against that disgraceful creature who bagged himself a lion in Zimbabwe the other day.
JimizoJul. 30, 2015 - 02:04PM JST
'Wouldn't happen if UKIP were in charge.'
'It'd be ten times worse. Just in the opposite direction....'
Har! Incidentally, onagagamo, what do you think the kippers would do? Get their massively expanded, chained-up prison population to brick it up to keep the riff-raff out?
Posted in: Eurotunnel: 37,000 migrant crossing attempts blocked
JimizoJul. 30, 2015 - 10:21AM JST
'Japanese politicians keep undermining any apologies made. Maybe if apologies were made, and not undermined, China and Korea would be satisfied. Can't say it won't work until it's been tried.'
Very true. It's impossible to stop all of them defecating on the carpet with denials but at least those at the very top should be house trained.
Posted in: Japan shouldn't cave to foreign pressure on PM war anniversary remarks, says aide
JimizoJul. 29, 2015 - 12:53AM JST
International football often sees patriotic idiots crawling out of the woodwork who have no interest in or knowledge of the game the game loving to see their country stuff the ( insert a disliked nationality here ). These people would be proud to see their countrymen win a fart igniting competition if it meant beating a 'rival'.
Posted in: Japan, South Korea without stars for East Asian Cup
JimizoJul. 28, 2015 - 06:08PM JST
I thought this was Sarah Palin when I first saw the photo.
Posted in: Japanese fans stake out wedding of 'Korean Wave' star
JimizoJul. 28, 2015 - 03:05PM JST
'The current Japanese government should be marking the occasion too. The defeat of imperialist Japan is something every decent human being should be celebrating.....'
Posted in: China shows off victory over Japan logo
JimizoJul. 28, 2015 - 07:37AM JST
'Black: Art can be cruel, obscene, cruel and disgusting. Art is someones view of the world in their own perception taken from the context of their own existance and personal circumstances.'
We are talking about crappy manga read by morons here and not Kafka, right? This is the country whose belief in artistic freedom saw the arrest of a woman for making a vagina-shaped canoe. It's tolerance of depictions of sex with children strikes me as odd in comparison. Almost as odd as the people who read this trash.
'Freedom of expression is important. < Take that away then humans become slaves to the media and the bible thumpers.'
Fine words and I fully agree and that's why I wouldn't ban it. Don't you think people would have better things to read to make themselves aware of the dangers of media control and theocracy than kiddie porn images in comics? You know, in serous big boy or big girl books without pictures?
The mods should have offered another option for the poll - low, trashy, moronic rubbish.
Posted in: Sexual images of minors in manga and anime: Art or obscenity?
JimizoJul. 27, 2015 - 12:45PM JST
Perry unloaded on Wednesday when he called Trump’s campaign a “barking carnival act” and "toxic mix of demagoguery, mean-spiritedness and nonsense.”
Does he mean as opposed to his own barking carnival act of toxic gay-bashing, bible-thumping, gaffes and nonsense?
Posted in: 2016 Republicans use Trump, TV to make debate cut
Aug. 01, 2015 - 06:42PM JST
The current logo is quite unoriginal. Change it!
Posted in: Belgian designer to insist Tokyo changes Olympic logo
Aug. 01, 2015 - 06:39PM JST
I guess he'll be paid off, the design will stay and taxpayers will just have to…
Kobe White Bar Owner
Aug. 01, 2015 - 06:38PM JST
Gonna have to get the wife into this asap.
Posted in: The female cosplayers of summer Wonder Festival
Massive government spending is counterproductive, this is the obvious conclusion to draw from decades of this…
Posted in: Japan inflation tepid, spending falls in June
Aug. 01, 2015 - 06:36PM JST
Read it again mate.