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by siliconlife
Sun Apr 11, 2021 5:53 pm
Forum: Newsworthy
Topic: These People Were Arrested by the Khmer Rouge and Never Seen Again
Replies: 65
Views: 4498
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Re: These People Were Arrested by the Khmer Rouge and Never Seen Again

If there is any redeemable idea behind it all, it's that the "artist" wanted the people to be remembered as if they were smiling, a kind of "what could have been" retrospective. However, the "artist" fails to mention anything of substance pertinent to the "art"...
by siliconlife
Sat Apr 03, 2021 11:04 am
Forum: On The Road
Topic: A Few Days on the Beach
Replies: 106
Views: 8764
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Re: A Few Days on the Beach

Any update on the island life you must be still there? Businesses struggling and closing, very small community here. One place has been locked down for more than two weeks now. Food options even more limited, but still not bad. It's beautiful and quiet.. police are supposedly going to vaccinate eve...
by siliconlife
Tue Mar 16, 2021 2:18 pm
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: The correlation between IQ and corruption
Replies: 39
Views: 2504
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Re: The correlation between IQ and corruption

Ok sillycocklick, I'll bite. Your ironically unintelligent statement is formed as a fact, not an opinion, so if you're going to defame a nation you should provide evidence, to avoid it being libelous, dull-witted ignorance "...and you removing all doubt". Whatchya got? For the likes of yo...
by siliconlife
Tue Mar 16, 2021 11:28 am
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: The correlation between IQ and corruption
Replies: 39
Views: 2504
Palau Island

Re: The correlation between IQ and corruption

You mean like Australia? Where I think we can agree that people have much better control of their emotions than 100 years ago. But, it seems negative trends in psychosocial behavior, such as drug use and suicide, have increased substantially along with higher EQs According to a report into "SO...
by siliconlife
Tue Mar 16, 2021 8:23 am
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: The correlation between IQ and corruption
Replies: 39
Views: 2504
Palau Island

Re: The correlation between IQ and corruption

EQ? Here's a whisper... Worrying about people emotions is what is turning the west into a pathetic bunch of cry babies, complaining about being scared of everything, being offended by everything - often by proxy by the activists - demanding the right to feel 'safe' (impossible if you're a spineless...
by siliconlife
Mon Mar 15, 2021 3:13 pm
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: The correlation between IQ and corruption
Replies: 39
Views: 2504
Palau Island

Re: The correlation between IQ and corruption

It is under question whether or not IQ tests are a good measure of success. In a Western academic setting the answer is yes. Otherwise, there's a lot of reading to do. "What may be considered intelligent in one environment, therefore, might not in others. For example, knowledge about medicinal...
by siliconlife
Mon Mar 15, 2021 12:21 pm
Forum: General Chatter
Topic: The correlation between IQ and corruption
Replies: 39
Views: 2504
Palau Island

Re: The correlation between IQ and corruption

It is under question whether or not IQ tests are a good measure of success. In a Western academic setting the answer is yes. Otherwise, there's a lot of reading to do. "What may be considered intelligent in one environment, therefore, might not in others. For example, knowledge about medicinal ...
by siliconlife
Sat Mar 13, 2021 7:26 pm
Forum: Ask the Expats (Questions & Answers)
Topic: Dealing with overstay
Replies: 197
Views: 9888
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Re: Dealing with overstay

https://media.giphy.com/media/l2JdSx78cVNm0x8AM/giphy.gif Had to step it up after the Western Union banned comment fell flat. fell flat? I got every troll on the site come out to reply with their wittiest one liners. I even got some stalking me around other threads trying to out do each other. What...