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Conservapedia talk:What is going on at CP?

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Anyone got a sock to burn?[edit]

And fancies mentioning this, courtesy of Right Wing Watch. Oldusgitus (talk) 10:24, 29 July 2018 (UTC)

So Andy's out at Eagle Forum too. I hope Phyllis left him lots in her will, because he seems to be running out of income streams. I assume he's still counsel for AAPS? LongLostLegend (talk) 13:47, 29 July 2018 (UTC)
Ken deleted all record of it in five minutes. MDB (the MD used to be for Maryland, but now means Magically Deliciousthe B is still for Bear) 14:21, 24 August 2018 (UTC)

Kens calling someone again[edit]

No doubt it will be burned shortly. [1] Oldusgitus (talk) 13:15, 22 August 2018 (UTC)

ken, unlike you, we don't have unrealistic expectations. You may believe that you will destroy atheism single-handed by next Wednesday, Ken. We don't expect to do the same to sexism. Spud (talk) 13:29, 22 August 2018 (UTC)
Burnt already. Oldusgitus (talk) 16:46, 22 August 2018 (UTC)
I see Cons has replied with another marvelous essay. [2] CPWatcher (talk) 14:44, 23 August 2018 (UTC)
Oh goat, I'd seen that gibberish earlier but had just assumed kenny was off his meds again and was just dribbling. I'd not noticed it was a reply so Spud. Oldusgitus (talk) 16:41, 23 August 2018 (UTC)
Have to say cons, you're truly a grand crusader for conservatism, bravely talking a whole lot of shit from behind the walls of that fortress. Very inspiring, you sitting there with your absolute power, cranking out vast repetitive diatribes. Come out on the sidewalk, and say it with the courage of your alleged convictions. I can promise you I won't change or delete a single word you type here. Doubtless I'll run shrieking and wagging my limp wrists when your super-machismo approaches, unable to handle it, since I'm such a little namby pamby foo-foo dandy nancy girly-boy. Semipenultimate (talk) 20:55, 23 August 2018 (UTC)
Do it Ken. It's been over a month since I last truly felt amusement. You have no idea how boring my life is at the moment. ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 21:32, 23 August 2018 (UTC)
He's got an account here. Helena Bonham Carter (talk) 23:13, 23 August 2018 (UTC)
Kenny, Kenny, Kenny... I am not the equivalent of a rabbit, I'm more like a predatory reptile such as snake. ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 18:07, 25 August 2018 (UTC)
The rabbit is hiding because he (I mean she, homosexuality is a sin) knows that Ken is on the prowl.--Mercian (talk) 04:11, 26 August 2018 (UTC)

Wait. What?[edit]

Setback for liberal denial

"Setback for liberal denial: it. was apparently an ongoing affair with a co-worker by a Colorado man that led to his brutal murder of his pregnant wife and presumably their two little girls, and not due to lots of debt as implied by the media. But the latest AP story does not even mention the affair."

Apparently Andy feels that murder because of debt is conservative but murder because of an affair is liberal. I guess. Does anyone feel comfortable enough in Andy's head to explain this one? I feel dirty just reading it. Whoover (talk) 21:16, 22 August 2018 (UTC)

@Whoover Don't you know? Only liberals have affairs, where as good honest conservatives go hiking on the Appalachian trail. ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 21:55, 22 August 2018 (UTC)

Trump bad news-o-meter[edit]

Cohen pleads guilty, Trump's detractors on Internet credit Cohen's story presupposing a Trump felony.

Not a dicky bird on on MPR or Talk:Main Page about Cohen. Not even any attempt to regurgitate Trump's own guff on the subject. You'd think they were worried... Helena Bonham Carter (talk) 23:24, 23 August 2018 (UTC)

Inevitable, I suppose. As you were. Helena Bonham Carter (talk) 23:28, 23 August 2018 (UTC)

DavidB4 is slowly blocking the internet[edit]

Trump Blues by Carman
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Don't know if anyone else has noticed but DavidB4's bot has slowly been blocking tens of thousands of IP addresses as webservers allowing spam. From what I've read, such automated IP blocking would have made TK proud.CPWatcher (talk) 17:33, 8 September 2018 (UTC)

Dude, click on the link and you'll see that all those blocks were made over 1 year ago. How's he "slowly blocking the internet" if only a few blocks were made all at once?Sovereigntist (talk) 02:01, 10 September 2018 (UTC)
@Sovereigntist My mistake, I meant to set the number of entries to something much larger than the default of 50. Here are the oldest 1,000 entries stretching from 31 August 2017 to 2 September 2017. 10,000 blocks later and its only 26 September 2017. The bot hasn't made any more blocks since June though. CPWatcher (talk) 11:47, 10 September 2018 (UTC)
thanks and that looks like a lot of blocks. But it's still been a year since the blocks ended. Sovereigntist (talk) 19:34, 10 September 2018 (UTC)
@CPWatcher Was that bot set up before TK died? If so... ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 17:37, 8 September 2018 (UTC)
No, DavidB4 only joined in (I think) October 2015 and his bot in July 2016.CPWatcher (talk) 17:42, 8 September 2018 (UTC)
And whoever is running 1990'sguy seems to be losing patience and is pushing their luck more to see what he can get away with. Only a serious parodist would post this with a straight face. Oldusgitus (talk) 09:32, 9 September 2018 (UTC)
User creation log: 12 November 2013
Wikipedia: Administrators' noticeboard/ Incidents
Wikipedia user page

Dude, the guy's from wikipedia, created 2013[3]. He's obviously a true believer[4] and admits he edits cp on wikipedia[5]Sovereigntist (talk) 02:01, 10 September 2018 (UTC)
So what? My account over at CP is a few years older than his and I've even had Ken supporting me as a good faith editor during an argument in the past. The fact his account is long standing doesn't mean he's not a parodist. Oldusgitus (talk) 17:10, 10 September 2018 (UTC)
all the links I shared were from wikipedia. He was on the site long before joining cp in 2016 and already had a reputation for being a rightwing creationist. That and the sheer amount of edits shows he's more like TAR than like you.Sovereigntist (talk) 19:34, 10 September 2018 (UTC)

Ken's Thing For the UK[edit]

It's unlikely that that British guy from all those years ago was attracted to obese and physically unattractive individuals, and it's even less likely that he's coming back. People who have come to terms with this shouldn't have to bash themselves over it.

Is there a reason for Ken's tirades about the Darwinist UK and, say potholes, beyond the fact that Darwin was English? Why never France and potholes or Japan and potholes, even though both of those countries have higher belief-in-evolution responses? Whoover (talk) 20:20, 20 September 2018 (UTC)

Oh, that. Apparently his fight with a member here back in April-May who actually lives in Britain and therefore could counter Cons' lies and misrepresentations about the NHS got very personal and he's added Mercian, and by extension their entire nation, to his Book of Grudges. So now it's on his list of fair game and out comes the repetitive patter. Terribly Christian of him, to never forget a slight nor forgive a trespass. Semipenultimate (talk) 23:15, 20 September 2018 (UTC)
Back in April-May? It's been going on much longer than that. It's been going on for at least a decade. It was nearly ten years ago that Ken was writing articles like "Bestiality and godless Britain".I think it's partly a result of Ken's attempts back in the early days to get on Andy's good side. And remember, Andy used to think that the use of British English on Wikipedia was one of its problems because, of course, American English is so much better than British English thanks to all the time you save by writing "color" instead of "colour". And I think Andy's dislike of Britain, which Ken has tapped into, is not only because of Darwin but because of other historical reasons. 1776 and all that. Spud (talk) 23:50, 20 September 2018 (UTC)
I don't know why he should have a 1776 issue with the UK. That's when we started winning. Whoover (talk) 02:31, 21 September 2018 (UTC)
This March 2007 article inspired a whole bunch of UK editors to sign up and point & laugh / argue with the crazy fundamentalist loons / create parody articles / wandalise the shit out of the place (delete as applicable). Helena Bonham Carter (talk) 19:36, 21 September 2018 (UTC)
I tried to reach out to him to have a serious discussion and exchange of views, at first he was on the verge of reasonable then he turned into a spoiled child. The pothole story was a footnote on the BBC website on a very slow news days but Ken has now written more about this "crisis" then the entire British media combined. The roads in central County Antrim are in good condition though, not because of the protestant work ethic but because hardly anyone lives there and uses them. It is not like Southern England, The Midlands and the southern portion of Northern England where the population density is one of the highest in the Western World. His latest article on the upcoming winter "Global warming"? fails to mention that we have just been through the hottest summer I can remember in my 40 odd years. Last winter was very cold, last summer very hot and the upcoming winter is again supposed to be cold. That Ken, is called climate change because without a doubt over the last 5 years the climate in The UK has changed as you point out yourself mate. --Mercian (talk) 05:58, 23 September 2018 (UTC)
To add, we had heavy snow deep into April this years with flurries lasting into early May. By the end of May the temps were in high 80s so within 3 weeks we had an 50 degree swing in temperatures, if that is not climate change I don't know what is.--Mercian (talk) 06:06, 23 September 2018 (UTC)
And one of the reasons we are having issues with pot-holes is that historically we have had a very mild climate here in the UK, look where we are on the planet compared to Canada and Russia then look how mild our winter temperatures are. So historically our roads have not had to cope with the extremes in temperature that occur elsewhere in the world. AS the climate changes and the UK gets hotter summers, colder winters and more rain then we are going to have to change how we lay road surfaces or it will not get any better. And of course on the lie of austerity trillions have been taken out of the overall economy and given to millionaires and bankers in bail-outs and tax cuts, money which could have solved the problem many times over had the political will been different. Oldusgitus (talk) 10:44, 23 September 2018 (UTC)
I looked and it surprised me, Edmonton, the most northern Canadian city of over 100,000 residents is level with Plymouth, the most southern British city with over 100,000. Moscow is at a similar latitude to Glasgow and Newcastle to the Alaskan panhandle. Glasgow can get get quite chilly in a (normal) winter but I cannot imagine winter in central Scotland stopping Napoleon or Hitler in their tracks. Barcelona is also east of London, that really surprised me, I thought it way to the west.--Mercian (talk) 21:38, 23 September 2018 (UTC)