Jump to content


Toggle shoutbox Squawkbox Open the Shoutbox in a popup

Please don't post Youtube videos in the chat box. The forums software auto embeds them. 

@  TheMightyMol... : (28 February 2021 - 09:39 AM)

The US election? *rimshot*

@  Paladin : (28 February 2021 - 09:19 AM)

WHICH 2016 clown panic?

@  NotVeryKnightly : (28 February 2021 - 07:22 AM)

Didn't that come right after the 2016 clown panic? No way to make clowns not disturbing at the time, surely.

@  PlutoniumBoss : (28 February 2021 - 04:26 AM)

The clown guise is supposed to lure kids in, it's no good if it looks sus in one glance.

@  PlutoniumBoss : (28 February 2021 - 04:15 AM)

The new one tries too hard to be unsettling from the start. Curry's look is just a plain old clown, until he very much is not.

@  PlutoniumBoss : (28 February 2021 - 04:14 AM)

And Curry has a far more disturbing look at times than the newbie.

@  Sabrblade : (28 February 2021 - 02:22 AM)

And the original was a showcase of Tim Curry's delightfulness as an actor. 'Nuff said.

@  unluckiness : (27 February 2021 - 10:19 PM)

first one was a decent horror flick but the second was a mess plotwise and even the scares were worse

@  tigerhawk : (27 February 2021 - 04:57 PM)

Never understood the hype for the IT movies, too many floppy zombie chases, They're not in the least unsettling.

@  Maruten : (25 February 2021 - 06:00 PM)

It's better than the last one!

@  Steevy Maximus : (25 February 2021 - 11:30 AM)

The new Wizards of the Coast logo looks stupid

@  Steevy Maximus : (25 February 2021 - 11:29 AM)

It's really rather shocking watching the Investor Day presentation and seeing how much Hasbro actually owns now.

@  -LittleAutob... : (25 February 2021 - 10:26 AM)

If everyone had COMMON SENSE, then things would maybe go a little better-

@  repowers : (24 February 2021 - 05:33 PM)

If everyone would just have the exact same opinions as me then we wouldn't have this problem

@  Kalidor : (24 February 2021 - 01:49 PM)

It just depends on what it is. It is preferable to take it to P&R though. But sometimes current news as it's happening is less restrictive.

@  fourteenwings : (24 February 2021 - 12:18 AM)

Huh, good point (x3)

@  ▲ndrusi : (23 February 2021 - 11:46 AM)

Yeah. 1. People treat it like Twitter. 2. There's no "take it to P&R" since there's no P&R for the Shoutbox. 3. There's similarly no way to avoid either subjects or people in the Shoutbox since there's no division and it doesn't respect the ignore function, so people end up engaging when they normally wouldn't.

@  fourteenwings : (23 February 2021 - 10:56 AM)

Is there something about the Shoutbox that just means we get politics taking over the thing at least once a week?

@  wonko the sane? : (23 February 2021 - 08:26 AM)

At least your government is willing to talk about the collapsing medicare system. In quebec, their ignoring it in favour of talking about language again! Oh, and unconstitutionally denying access to eduction.

@  Shockwave 75 : (23 February 2021 - 07:52 AM)

At least here in my home province of Ontario we have a conservative gov't who doesn't want to cuz $$$$, but the argument is that they'll end up paying in medical care anyways for those sick people so why not?

@  Shockwave 75 : (23 February 2021 - 07:51 AM)

We have paid sick leave here in Canada too, but it's not very much and not everyone has it. So we're trying to get the gov't to extend it, and give it to everyone.

@  Nevermore : (23 February 2021 - 02:23 AM)

The only reason people still go to work despite being sick is because they feel emotionally obliged to serve their employer.

@  Nevermore : (23 February 2021 - 02:20 AM)

Some people abuse the system by somehow getting sick with a different plague every five weeks.

@  Nevermore : (23 February 2021 - 02:20 AM)

Those six weeks are out of the employer's pocket by legal mandate. If you're still sick after those six weeks, the health insurance company takes over the payment.

@  Nevermore : (23 February 2021 - 02:19 AM)

That's the good thing in Germany - we have legally mandated paid sick days. Six weeks (!) for a single cause (consecutive or recurring, as long as it's the same cause; reinfections long after the fact don't count), Everytime the employee gets sick with a new cause, another six weeks start.

@  tigerhawk : (22 February 2021 - 04:48 PM)

That's how my family got sick, my brothers a teacher, he has a class for expelled students, they gave full attendance these past few lockdowns out of sheer boredom, they can turn in sick and break isolation and he nor the other staff, who also got sick, couldn't do anything about it.

@  TM2-Megatron : (22 February 2021 - 03:03 PM)

Yeah, pretty sure the only reason people don't stay home when they're sick is that the vast majority of society lives paycheque to paycheque, and they can't afford even one missed day of work.

@  -LittleAutob... : (22 February 2021 - 11:27 AM)

That's unfortunate... I know masks can be annoying, but I think not being able to breath comfortably for a while is better than actually having the virus and not being able to breath at all. bUt Oh, pEoPLe dOn'T bELiVe ThE dAmN vIrUs Is rEaL

@  wonko the sane? : (22 February 2021 - 08:28 AM)

Hahahaha! Oh, you're serious. Yeah, no one is going to do that. Far too many are in positions where they simply cannot afford the time off, and most of the rest are the kind who won't wear the mask in a global pandemic, never mind when they alone have the sniffles.

@  Shockwave 75 : (22 February 2021 - 08:20 AM)

I just hope a take-away from this will be for people to stay home when they're sick, and if they have to go out, wear a mask so as not to spread their illness.

@  TM2-Megatron : (21 February 2021 - 08:25 PM)

I think it's mostly the masking that's kept the flu season down so much, and that's unlikely to be kept up for that long. I'm sure there'll be some people who keep wearing masks for years after this, but I suspect a larger number are anticipating people able to toss them once vaccinations are complete.

@  wonko the sane? : (21 February 2021 - 05:27 PM)

Same in canada. Doctors report it to be basically non-existant. I kinda hope they keep some stuff up after everyone is vaccinated. Like hand sanitizer at store entrances, and actually cleaning the shopping carts.

@  tigerhawk : (21 February 2021 - 05:17 PM)

On the plus side cold and flu cases are down 80% this winter thanks to lockdowns, or at least that's the case in the UK.

@  Hg Dragon : (21 February 2021 - 04:37 PM)

This is quite possibly the most miserable i have ever felt.

@  Hg Dragon : (21 February 2021 - 04:37 PM)

i'll be nice and not bypass the cupcake monkey, but COVID can *bleep* itself in the *bleeping* *bleeper* with a *bleeping* cactus.

@  tigerhawk : (21 February 2021 - 02:39 AM)

He only appeared the once in the US comics and got one follow up in the UK comic. He never suffered badass decay like Omega Supreme and the combiners.

@  Rycochet : (19 February 2021 - 05:15 PM)

Trypticon's debut issues in the marvel comic were the absolute best 'To sell a toy' comics of the book.

@  tigerhawk : (19 February 2021 - 03:04 AM)

Then the audience goes "This was a stealth Transformers film wannit!"

@  tigerhawk : (19 February 2021 - 03:03 AM)

Godzilla vs Trypticon, co written by Christina Hobson and Max Borenstein.

@  Bass X0 : (19 February 2021 - 01:36 AM)

I now want G1 Grimlock to transform into Mecha Godzilla.

@  Steevy Maximus : (17 February 2021 - 04:23 PM)

I preferred Rush when Midway made it.

@  Bass X0 : (17 February 2021 - 03:13 PM)

The best Rush comes from Canada.

@  ▲ndrusi : (17 February 2021 - 02:54 PM)

In *other* wonderful and fantastic news, guess whose Kingdom Cheetor and Paleotrex FINALLY arrived today?

@  Bass X0 : (16 February 2021 - 03:07 PM)

yeah, its a good show. watch as much as you can.

@  tigerhawk : (16 February 2021 - 04:58 AM)

Goodnight Sweethearts turned out to be a gem, I only knew Nicholas Lyndhurst in Only Fools and Horses but never saw this show before.

@  Bass X0 : (15 February 2021 - 04:07 PM)

Then we got Ultra Magnus, Fortress Maximus, Dai Atlas, Megatron, Galvatron, Starscream, Thundercracker, Skywarp and Banzai-Tron in Alternity...

@  Sabrblade : (15 February 2021 - 12:04 PM)

Heh, that new Binaltech comic that Ichikawa wrote for one of the Japanese Generations books even had the other Dinobots make fun of Grimlock for his "Autobot Car" body.

@  wonko the sane? : (15 February 2021 - 12:03 PM)

They got that rescue bot grimlock that turns into a motorcycle. That's... pretty neat...

@  Otaku : (15 February 2021 - 11:35 AM)

Just to make Grimlock feel more "wrong", they even highlight how his character just seems ill-suited for a sports car alternate mode in his own backstory.  Hindsight is 20/20, so I now wish they'd made a T-rex that transformed into a sportscar.  Still probably would have been as much or more of a pain to transform, but at least it'd feel more like Grimlock. :D

@  Rycochet : (13 February 2021 - 04:39 PM)

Some Alternators were fine, then you have Grimlock/Wheeljack, with three transformers worth of fiddly and a giant buttflap.


Photo

P&R Funnies


3250 replies to this topic

#41 Wheelimus

Wheelimus

    And we're back to meh

  • Administrator
  • 35299 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Indiana
  • Faction::RIBFIR

Posted 23 August 2016 - 03:45 PM

I presume he thinks the flood was due to his not being pure enough, which he screams about while beating himself with a riding crop.



#42 Cabooceratops

Cabooceratops

    Former Staff~

  • Citizen
  • 23139 posts
  • Gender:Female
  • Location:Deep Space 9
  • Faction::Dinobot

Posted 24 August 2016 - 09:28 PM

SNERK

 

tumblr_o850liNaej1qa9yvvo1_540.png


Like my art? I do commissions!! -> https://www.allspark...


#43 Pocket

Pocket

    Naylte ven, naylte yen.

  • Citizen
  • 5249 posts
  • Gender:Not Telling

Posted 25 August 2016 - 04:05 PM

Answer: Yes. Capitalism, as we've come to know it in the United States of Despairica, is not safe. It's not safe for people who can't get a job because everything's been outsourced to China. It's not safe for people whose survival hinges on medicine that Big Pharma has decided to make cost millions of dollars a year just because they can. It's not safe to consumers who can't find products that last more than a day past their warranty period because companies are committed to spending the absolute bare minimum on R&D and production so they can funnel as much as possible to their Wall Street backers.

 

Modern-day capitalism in a nutshell:

 

aRy8HuN.jpg


"If you can keep your head while everyone around you is losing theirs, chances are you're not paying attention." - unknown


#44 Cabooceratops

Cabooceratops

    Former Staff~

  • Citizen
  • 23139 posts
  • Gender:Female
  • Location:Deep Space 9
  • Faction::Dinobot

Posted 01 September 2016 - 10:17 PM

If you ever feel bad about leftist infighting then just know that Reddit’s Alt-right board is angry that the Donald Trump board isn’t racist enough

 

 

Linked due to language.


Like my art? I do commissions!! -> https://www.allspark...


#45 Scavgraphics

Scavgraphics

    Sometimes bad ponies make the best good ponies!

  • Supporter
  • 6393 posts
  • Faction::Equestrian

Posted 02 September 2016 - 11:50 AM

 

If you ever feel bad about leftist infighting then just know that Reddit’s Alt-right board is angry that the Donald Trump board isn’t racist enough

 

 

Linked due to language.

 

 

I think they need to stop going to porn hub to learn what words mean.



#46 wonko the sane?

wonko the sane?

    Oh dear lord I am bored...

  • Citizen
  • 44466 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Canada, thats why stuff costs so much!
  • Faction::Free Agent

Posted 02 September 2016 - 12:38 PM

Answer: Yes. Capitalism, as we've come to know it in the United States of Despairica, is not safe. It's not safe for people who can't get a job because everything's been outsourced to China. It's not safe for people whose survival hinges on medicine that Big Pharma has decided to make cost millions of dollars a year just because they can. It's not safe to consumers who can't find products that last more than a day past their warranty period because companies are committed to spending the absolute bare minimum on R&D and production so they can funnel as much as possible to their Wall Street backers.

 

Modern-day capitalism in a nutshell:

 

aRy8HuN.jpg

I need to get a physical copy of that sign...


Per Nick Nemesis's Suggestion: I hate everything.

#47 Cabooceratops

Cabooceratops

    Former Staff~

  • Citizen
  • 23139 posts
  • Gender:Female
  • Location:Deep Space 9
  • Faction::Dinobot

Posted 20 September 2016 - 03:10 AM

85N1DZm.jpg

forest_for_the_trees.jpg

Like my art? I do commissions!! -> https://www.allspark...


#48 Copper Bezel

Copper Bezel

    Thighs should be seductive.

  • Supporter
  • 52562 posts
  • Gender:Female
  • Location:Web Exclusive!
  • Faction::Equestrian

Posted 20 September 2016 - 03:31 AM

It actually does kinda look like the ridge of a pine forest, huh...?


Shouldn't gravity be doing something?
 
Of course there's a figure of Rodimus as some kind of animal girl. Why would I be surprised by this?

 


#49 Glenn

Glenn
  • Supporter
  • 11358 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Faction::Unicron's Spawn

Posted 20 September 2016 - 08:47 AM

Or a mountain chain

#50 Copper Bezel

Copper Bezel

    Thighs should be seductive.

  • Supporter
  • 52562 posts
  • Gender:Female
  • Location:Web Exclusive!
  • Faction::Equestrian

Posted 20 September 2016 - 08:59 AM

You'd have to fuss with the x/y scaling for that, although of course it's arbitrary in a graph like this anyway.


Shouldn't gravity be doing something?
 
Of course there's a figure of Rodimus as some kind of animal girl. Why would I be surprised by this?

 


#51 Cabooceratops

Cabooceratops

    Former Staff~

  • Citizen
  • 23139 posts
  • Gender:Female
  • Location:Deep Space 9
  • Faction::Dinobot

Posted 21 September 2016 - 08:21 PM

‘capitalism works’ factoid actually untrue. the 62 people who own half the world’s wealth are outliers and should be eaten.


Like my art? I do commissions!! -> https://www.allspark...


#52 Copper Bezel

Copper Bezel

    Thighs should be seductive.

  • Supporter
  • 52562 posts
  • Gender:Female
  • Location:Web Exclusive!
  • Faction::Equestrian

Posted 24 September 2016 - 03:17 PM

This banner ... cannot be real.

Screenshot_2016-09-24-15-01-36.png
Shouldn't gravity be doing something?
 
Of course there's a figure of Rodimus as some kind of animal girl. Why would I be surprised by this?

 


#53 Rust

Rust

    Slightly Off

  • Supporter
  • 49263 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Nebraska
  • Faction::Autobot

Posted 24 September 2016 - 03:31 PM

9 out of 10 Decepticons support Donald Trump.



#54 Cybersnark

Cybersnark

    Sorry I'm late. Had to get my powersuit.

  • Citizen
  • 12038 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Faction::Equestrian

Posted 25 September 2016 - 02:51 PM

The tenth is Starscream.

#55 Wheelimus

Wheelimus

    And we're back to meh

  • Administrator
  • 35299 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Indiana
  • Faction::RIBFIR

Posted 25 September 2016 - 03:29 PM

And the ninth was Shockwave, but pretending to support someone still technically counts.



#56 CORVUS

CORVUS

    Holy crap!

  • Supporter
  • 34135 posts
  • Gender:Not Telling
  • Location:Somewhere infinitely improbable.
  • Faction::Free Agent

Posted 25 September 2016 - 04:10 PM

9 out of 10 Decepticons support Donald Trump.

 

BergerTrump01.jpg

 

BergerTrump02.jpg

 

BergerTrump03.jpg


"Whoa, it's been upgraded to stank. Just last week it was only stink. Stonk can't be far away." - Strong Bad

 


#57 Rust

Rust

    Slightly Off

  • Supporter
  • 49263 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Nebraska
  • Faction::Autobot

Posted 25 September 2016 - 04:24 PM

And if/when he's elected...then shop his head on Zarak.



#58 CORVUS

CORVUS

    Holy crap!

  • Supporter
  • 34135 posts
  • Gender:Not Telling
  • Location:Somewhere infinitely improbable.
  • Faction::Free Agent

Posted 25 September 2016 - 04:29 PM

Will do!


"Whoa, it's been upgraded to stank. Just last week it was only stink. Stonk can't be far away." - Strong Bad

 


#59 Cabooceratops

Cabooceratops

    Former Staff~

  • Citizen
  • 23139 posts
  • Gender:Female
  • Location:Deep Space 9
  • Faction::Dinobot

Posted 26 September 2016 - 10:09 PM

Ci1WdQv.jpg

 

tumblr_oe54665qcg1rpnx6uo1_540.jpg


Edited by Cabooceratops, 26 September 2016 - 11:24 PM.

Like my art? I do commissions!! -> https://www.allspark...


#60 Cabooceratops

Cabooceratops

    Former Staff~

  • Citizen
  • 23139 posts
  • Gender:Female
  • Location:Deep Space 9
  • Faction::Dinobot

Posted 27 September 2016 - 12:53 AM

There really is a Simpsons .gif for everything...

Like my art? I do commissions!! -> https://www.allspark...



0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users