Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10
Batman
Mad Scientist
23046 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  #1175762 14-Nov-2014 12:26
Send private message

My parents had a selection of canes. Skinny ones fat ones long ones short ones loud ones quiet ones.

Every time we hid then they had more.

I was determined to never listen to them.

But thankfully my brains has a bit more common sense once I got past 30.




Involuntary autocorrect in operation on mobile device. Apologies in advance.


kiwitrc

4123 posts

Uber Geek
Inactive user


  #1175777 14-Nov-2014 12:57
Send private message

Geektastic:
kiwitrc:
dafman:
networkn:
21brandon21: They need to introduce the death penalty and harsher crimes for these cockroaches. We need to implement the Thai System for prisons. Prisons should be a hellhole not a holiday in. They get better treatment than people in rest homes.

P.S. If you get caught stealing you should get your hand chopped off imo. (3 chances to be fair)


LOL, man oh man. 

Do you think the people who commit these crimes give a toss about the consequences? It's the same with the whole antismacking debacle. The people who beat their kids within an inch of their lives aren't thinking of the consequences, so therefore the law which was originally intended to stop those people has little or no affect. 



Debacle? The law's had great effect in bringing to a end cases where people would beat their kids with riding crops, plead it to be reasonable in the circumstances to a jury of morons, then get off scot-free. No more, thankfully.


Only rich kids can afford to be hit with riding crops.


My mother whooped me with hers once or twice. Didn't do me any lasting damage.


Did she actually have a horse, or, well you know.....

 
 
 
 


MikeAqua
6050 posts

Uber Geek


  #1175778 14-Nov-2014 13:00
Send private message

You are right. But by clever I was in that context referring to guile/deviousness, not raw intelligence.

Geektastic:
He could still be cleverer than everyone else despite not being empathetic or self-aware. For example, HFA people such as those with Aspergers can be extremely clever but often lack self awareness or empathy.




Mike


dafman
3369 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Subscriber

  #1175815 14-Nov-2014 13:40
Send private message

Geektastic:
kiwitrc:
dafman:
networkn:
21brandon21: They need to introduce the death penalty and harsher crimes for these cockroaches. We need to implement the Thai System for prisons. Prisons should be a hellhole not a holiday in. They get better treatment than people in rest homes.

P.S. If you get caught stealing you should get your hand chopped off imo. (3 chances to be fair)


LOL, man oh man. 

Do you think the people who commit these crimes give a toss about the consequences? It's the same with the whole antismacking debacle. The people who beat their kids within an inch of their lives aren't thinking of the consequences, so therefore the law which was originally intended to stop those people has little or no affect. 



Debacle? The law's had great effect in bringing to a end cases where people would beat their kids with riding crops, plead it to be reasonable in the circumstances to a jury of morons, then get off scot-free. No more, thankfully.


Only rich kids can afford to be hit with riding crops.


My mother whooped me with hers once or twice. Didn't do me any lasting damage.


.... with due respect, you may not be the best judge (-;

Whinery
100 posts

Master Geek

Trusted

  #1175841 14-Nov-2014 14:25
Send private message

Geektastic:

The prefect solution would be for the SAS to find him and quietly 'vanish' him. He will not be missed.


How's that?  Make him drink some NapiSan?

sonyxperiageek
2761 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted

SaltyNZ
5473 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  #1176747 16-Nov-2014 12:59
Send private message

sonyxperiageek: "So being in a cell with 10-20 other people [like in Brazil] - you could be in serious danger."  - Maybe then he will learn!...


Who knows, you might even get thrown in with a murderer or a child molester!




iPad Pro 11" + iPhone XS + 2degrees 4tw!

 

These comments are my own and do not represent the opinions of 2degrees.


 
 
 
 


Batman
Mad Scientist
23046 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  #1176784 16-Nov-2014 13:46
Send private message

"You need money to survive, to bribe the guards, and so on."

serial killer vs drug kingpin: drug kingpin wins!




Involuntary autocorrect in operation on mobile device. Apologies in advance.


Sideface
6244 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
DR
Lifetime subscriber

  #1177105 17-Nov-2014 07:53
Send private message

It's happened again.
Kris Willoughby.
Google him.




Sideface


Geektastic
14833 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  #1177113 17-Nov-2014 08:14
Send private message

kiwitrc:
Geektastic:
kiwitrc:
dafman:
networkn:
21brandon21: They need to introduce the death penalty and harsher crimes for these cockroaches. We need to implement the Thai System for prisons. Prisons should be a hellhole not a holiday in. They get better treatment than people in rest homes.

P.S. If you get caught stealing you should get your hand chopped off imo. (3 chances to be fair)


LOL, man oh man. 

Do you think the people who commit these crimes give a toss about the consequences? It's the same with the whole antismacking debacle. The people who beat their kids within an inch of their lives aren't thinking of the consequences, so therefore the law which was originally intended to stop those people has little or no affect. 



Debacle? The law's had great effect in bringing to a end cases where people would beat their kids with riding crops, plead it to be reasonable in the circumstances to a jury of morons, then get off scot-free. No more, thankfully.


Only rich kids can afford to be hit with riding crops.


My mother whooped me with hers once or twice. Didn't do me any lasting damage.


Did she actually have a horse, or, well you know.....


Yes.





Geektastic
14833 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  #1177114 17-Nov-2014 08:16
Send private message

Whinery:
Geektastic:

The prefect solution would be for the SAS to find him and quietly 'vanish' him. He will not be missed.


How's that?  Make him drink some NapiSan?


Well, Drano would be better.

A silenced .22 pistol equally effective.





Whinery
100 posts

Master Geek

Trusted

  #1177307 17-Nov-2014 12:24
Send private message

Geektastic:
Whinery:
Geektastic:

The prefect solution would be for the SAS to find him and quietly 'vanish' him. He will not be missed.


How's that?  Make him drink some NapiSan?


Well, Drano would be better.

A silenced .22 pistol equally effective.


Or maybe *too* effective?

Guy of Gisborne: Why [cut his heart out with] a spoon, cousin? Why not an axe?
Sheriff of Nottingham: Because it's DULL, you twit. It'll hurt more.

http://www.anyclip.com/movies/robin-hood-prince-of-thieves/ZwmF22mY7h44Y/#!quotes/





Dratsab
3596 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

#1177351 17-Nov-2014 14:02
Send private message

Geektastic:
kiwitrc:
dafman: Debacle? The law's had great effect in bringing to a end cases where people would beat their kids with riding crops, plead it to be reasonable in the circumstances to a jury of morons, then get off scot-free. No more, thankfully.


Only rich kids can afford to be hit with riding crops.


My mother whooped me with hers once or twice. Didn't do me any lasting damage.

ROFL, I've read a number of your posts so can't agree... ;-)

Dratsab
3596 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  #1177353 17-Nov-2014 14:02
Send private message

kiwitrc:
SaltyNZ:
DravidDavid: Apparently he did "significant research" in order to come to Brazil as his best option.  Why didn't he pick Mexico or something, haha.  That's what they do in the movies!


Too many surprise vampires.


Not to mention the chupacabra's everywhere.

Not in Zihuatanejo.

langi27
526 posts

Ultimate Geek


  #1177965 18-Nov-2014 14:24
Send private message

Imagine if this guy had fines to pay, according to ministry of justice they can stop you from travelling if you have unpaid fines.

http://www.justice.govt.nz/fines/fines/what-happens-if-i-dont-pay

You have to ask, if they can stop someone form travelling who has a fine to pay how can they let people like this get through. 


1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic





News »

Nanoleaf enhances lighting line with launch of Triangles and Mini Triangles
Posted 17-Oct-2020 20:18


Synology unveils DS1621+ 
Posted 17-Oct-2020 20:12


Ingram Micro introduces FootfallCam to New Zealand channel
Posted 17-Oct-2020 20:06


Dropbox adopts Virtual First working policy
Posted 17-Oct-2020 19:47


OPPO announces Reno4 Series 5G line-up in NZ
Posted 16-Oct-2020 08:52


Microsoft Highway to a Hundred expands to Asia Pacific
Posted 14-Oct-2020 09:34


Spark turns on 5G in Auckland
Posted 14-Oct-2020 09:29


AMD Launches AMD Ryzen 5000 Series Desktop Processors
Posted 9-Oct-2020 10:13


Teletrac Navman launches integrated multi-camera solution for transport and logistics industry
Posted 8-Oct-2020 10:57


Farmside hits 10,000 RBI customers
Posted 7-Oct-2020 15:32


NordVPN starts deploying colocated servers
Posted 7-Oct-2020 09:00


Google introduces Nest Wifi routers in New Zealand
Posted 7-Oct-2020 05:00


Orcon to bundle Google Nest Wifi router with new accounts
Posted 7-Oct-2020 05:00


Epay and Centrapay partner to create digital gift cards
Posted 2-Oct-2020 17:34


Inseego launches 5G MiFi M2000 mobile hotspot
Posted 2-Oct-2020 14:53









Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.


Support Geekzone »

Our community of supporters help make Geekzone possible. Click the button below to join them.

Support Geezone on PressPatron



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.