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User talk:GrammarCommie

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Thanks[edit]

Not a complaint, but just saying thanks for doing the thankless job of adding those little digits and UTC at the end of comments and edits. — Unsigned, by: 149.150.236.80 / talk

Paleolibertarian Page[edit]

The Paleolibertarian page includes quotes and descriptions from a Paleoconservative. The article needs to be updated with actual Paleolibertarian quotes and descriptions. As of right now neither Paleolibertarian, Paleoconservative, Libertarian, or even Paleo is mentioned once on Phyllis Schlafly's page. — Unsigned, by: 73.77.144.189 / talk

Replace The Best News on the "Fake News" page[edit]

The Best News needs to be on the Fake News page. It's a prime example of bad fake news. Logicnsuch (talk) 01:50, 11 September 2018 (UTC)

@Logicnsuch Are you implying that it is fake news which misbehaves, or perchance that it is a bumbling excuse of a fake news outlet? Or maybe you're being redundant? ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 01:52, 11 September 2018 (UTC)
It is a bad fake news site, like all the others. Logicnsuch (talk) 13:45, 11 September 2018 (UTC)
@Logicnsuch Yes you mentioned that it's "a bad fake news site" in your first post, but didn't really elaborate on what makes it bad, nor how it qualifies as fake news. However, "like all the others"? You realize you're insulting The Onion right? ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 13:51, 11 September 2018 (UTC)
It's bad because it has no line of reasoning. It's an endless stream of illogic and insanity. It's a fake news site like the other ones on the Fake News page, but it's different in pretty much every other regard. Nothing like The Onion. It should be on there. Logicnsuch (talk) 20:56, 11 September 2018 (UTC)
@Logicnsuch Have you actually read the article on Fake News? Because what you're describing isn't so much fake news as much as Haig's law mixed with Timecube law. Unless you can explain who these people are and why I should care, I (to put it bluntly) won't care. That means elaborating on your points rather than merely asserting that the site in question is "bad". ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 21:38, 11 September 2018 (UTC)
OK, here's the site: As you can see, it's a load of tripe, with pleading for money, a ridiculous talk page, fluctuating dates, artlces about Spongbob and Obama, and a warnign against 666. can you say this DOESN'T belong on the Fake News page- and, if so, why not? It follows Haig's Law and the Timecube Law to a T. I'd say it's fake news, wouldn't you? Logicnsuch (talk) 21:47, 11 September 2018 (UTC)
@Logicnsuch "Fake news consists of "news" that is blatantly false or otherwise distorted in the hopes of getting more clicks by feeding people the headlines they didn't know they wanted, in the hopes knowledge that shamelessly pandering to an agenda often proves sufficient to suspend the readers' disbelief." Thatr's from the very first part of the article on fake news, which is pretty clear cut on the criteria. The site you want added is horrendous to look at to be sure, and if I was able to read it I might find what you are describing, but it wouldn't necessarily be fake news. For example, another off the rails completely insane site is Whale.to, but it isn't on the list either. ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 22:02, 11 September 2018 (UTC)
Ok, so where DOES The Best News fit in, then? Logicnsuch (talk) 23:16, 11 September 2018 (UTC)
No idea. To be honest it doesn't look all that interesting or noteworthy to me. ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 23:49, 11 September 2018 (UTC)
Why not? It must fit in somewhere. It's pretty noteworthy. And weird. — Unsigned, by: Logicnsuch / talk / contribs
It's a site run by a nobody. No one cites them, no one follows them, no one appears to care. And we aren't in the habit of mentioning every moron, crank, truther, woo pusher, fundy clown, garage nazi, two bit creationist, or otherwise random mooks. They simply aren't worth the effort. ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 00:02, 12 September 2018 (UTC)
I say, it all depends on the quality of the garbage. Logicnsuch (talk) 01:23, 12 September 2018 (UTC)
We are not going to input a Wix site in the Wiki. --It's-a me, LeftyGreenMario! 20:36, 12 September 2018 (UTC)
Why does it matter that it's a Wix site? It's horrible nonetheless. Logicnsuch (talk) 23:48, 12 September 2018 (UTC)

You Sir[edit]

Have an excellent taste in music. Here are my favorites. RoninMacbeth (talk) 06:44, 13 September 2018 (UTC)

I still need to listen to the power metal stuff you showed me. I'm a fan of symphonic and just getting in to some death, and Party Cannon music is a fun listen. --It's-a me, LeftyGreenMario! 18:45, 15 September 2018 (UTC)
@LeftyGreenMario I just shared my favorite albums from that band, if you want my favorite songs from those albums just ask. ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 18:59, 15 September 2018 (UTC)
Cool, Powerwolf is related to Rhapsody of Fire and Blind Guardian, both which the style remind me of. Heard about those? I need to expand my palette on metal, I feel my palette is not big enough. --It's-a me, LeftyGreenMario! 01:13, 20 September 2018 (UTC)
@LeftyGreenMario No but I'm going to check them out, always loved the mix of guitar riffs and operatic vocals. ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 04:15, 20 September 2018 (UTC)
@LeftyGreenMario I'm not a metal fan, but I used to listen to this radio show (Firebunker) just to hear Cy Thoth's (the DJ's) impressive voice. You can hear some of the archived shows here: [1] Bongolian (talk) 05:13, 20 September 2018 (UTC)
Blind Guardian is really good, I especially like their album "Nightfall In Middle-Earth." Hey, do you listen to Hammerfall at all? RoninMacbeth (talk) 02:30, 21 September 2018 (UTC)
@RoninMacbeth@LeftyGreenMario Hammerfall sounds more like PowerWolf than Blind Guardian and Rhapsody of Fire in my opinion. This mainly due to the style of the vocals, which have an operatic, choir-like effect. ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 13:27, 21 September 2018 (UTC)
I should consider listening to Hammerfall, ah. I'm not too deep into metal genres, so if I find something that reminds me of artists, I'll say it. Oh, and I'm not anal on the genres so I do hope you're not that type, lol. By the way, I also have a thing for jazz metal and fusion metal so if you're into that, then that would be great. --It's-a me, LeftyGreenMario! 05:21, 22 September 2018 (UTC)
@LeftyGreenMario Jazz Metal is an actual subgenre and not just something I thought up on a lark? Tell me more. ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 13:51, 22 September 2018 (UTC)
Yup, it's a thing. It's metal that uses jazz and fusion jazz notes and rhythms (I am not a music buff so my terminology and jargon is amateur). Atheist and Cynic are the prime jazz metal bands but I know some other unconventional bands like Fea Jur and Diablo Swing Orchestra and Trioscapes (Trioscapes isn't so metal but it is pretty unconventional by promintent saxophone, but Blackjazz is very metal and that one has a squawking saxophone). I hear jazz elements in prog metal as well such as in Dream Theater, or at least that's what I'm reminded of in several songs. --It's-a me, LeftyGreenMario! 07:15, 23 September 2018 (UTC)

Guru Zeeza is 100% real.[edit]

Guru Zeeza is a real guy. I've seen him perform in Arizona for idiots who believe his shtick. If that's not proof enough, here's his website. Logicnsuch (talk) 01:25, 14 September 2018 (UTC)

That is the crappiest website I've ever seen. Were you in too much of a hurry to add any text? ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 01:35, 14 September 2018 (UTC)
Please use a sandbox for your drafts. Take a look at the Editor's Guide, it's right there on your left, the link is named Help. If you persist at ignoring the simple guidelines here, you'll be vandalbinned. Cosmikdebris (talk) 01:36, 14 September 2018 (UTC)
That isn't a draft, I was completely done with it, it was ready to edit. Please stop your reckless vandalism. Logicnsuch (talk) 01:39, 14 September 2018 (UTC)
I don't think you know what the word "vandalism" means... ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 01:47, 14 September 2018 (UTC)
I think I do. I'm not doing vandalism. I just created a page about a guy who doesn't have a page on here yet. Can I replace the page now? Logicnsuch (talk) 01:48, 14 September 2018 (UTC)
Lots of people don't have pages here, ever think that there might be a reason for that? ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 02:06, 14 September 2018 (UTC)
Yeah, except this guy is seriously off the rails. Really weird beliefs. You have an article for Alex Jones- so you should have an article about this guy, and you can add to it as you please. Logicnsuch (talk) 21:58, 14 September 2018 (UTC)
@LogicnsuchThey have to be relevant and there has to be verifiable info beyond a crappy wixsite. Honestly think about it. The penny will drop eventually. ^_^ This message is approved by Dysklyver Ensign of the Duke of Cornwall.svg (brebmyn) 19:54, 15 September 2018 (UTC)
I saw this guy in Arizona. he was genuinely bonkers. Why isn't his website proof enough? Logicnsuch (talk) 21:48, 15 September 2018 (UTC)
Anecdotal evidence, Credulity. ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 22:00, 15 September 2018 (UTC)
Well, what do you expect for an insane weirdo? Notoriety? He's basically homeless. You can go out and look for Data if you want. It's hard to find, but if you won't take my word for it, then go all over until your eyes pop out. He's more obscure than David Liebe Hart. No kidding. His philosophy requires him to refrain from most sorts of Media. I had a photo of him and I gave you his Website. what else can I do? Logicnsuch (talk) 22:43, 15 September 2018 (UTC)
No one agrees to your proposal. So I advise you to drop it. --It's-a me, LeftyGreenMario! 23:18, 15 September 2018 (UTC)

But he's absolutely a real nutcase from Arizona... Logicnsuch (talk) 23:54, 21 September 2018 (UTC)

I think reading this project page might give some insight into why we don't want an article on Guru Zeeza: RationalWiki:The great Youtube purge. Chef Moosolini’s Ristorante ItalianoMake a Reservation 23:59, 21 September 2018 (UTC)
But Guru Zeeza isn't a YouTuber. He's just a crazy idiot. Logicnsuch (talk) 21:35, 23 September 2018 (UTC)
@Logicnsuch The same principle applies. ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 22:22, 23 September 2018 (UTC)
@Logicnsuch Apparently, I've gotta spell it out for you. If we're deleting youtubers with less than 1000 subs for not being notable enough to justify an article, why in the fuck would we allow an article on a random asshole with no internet presence save for a shitty website with no text? Chef Moosolini’s Ristorante ItalianoMake a Reservation 22:32, 23 September 2018 (UTC)
@LeftyGreenMario This just reminded me; can you weigh in on something for me? I have a "friend" named Alex. He believes that Satan created Mars. Even though he doesn't even have a Twitter account, I promise you he's real. So I can make a stub article on him with no sources, right? Chef Moosolini’s Ristorante ItalianoMake a Reservation 22:32, 23 September 2018 (UTC)
*years of cold, hard edit wars later*
You can put that in essay space. --It's-a me, LeftyGreenMario! 22:35, 23 September 2018 (UTC)
You can make an article about Alex if you want, provided he's a real person. I won't try to stop you or doubt your authenticity. I'm not a fiend. Go right on ahead. I can understand why he wouldn't have a Twitter account if he was crazy. Go right on ahead. I believe in being able to tell the world about crazy people. I won't make your article, but you can if you want. Go on. He sounds like an interesting nutcase. I can't wait to see that thing! Logicnsuch (talk) 22:39, 24 September 2018 (UTC)

Nice username[edit]

It’s interesting... (talk) 13:45, 20 September 2018 (UTC)

As an fyi, GC is not a communist. ikanreed 🐐Bleat at me 14:33, 20 September 2018 (UTC)
Sadly, he is not one of us. Gulag will sort that out tho Click Link Or Gulag (talk) 00:38, 22 September 2018 (UTC)
@Captain Communist Give me a prison and I'll make a kingdom. ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 02:21, 22 September 2018 (UTC)

Why was my post reverted[edit]

I spent some time correcting false information and non logical ramblings on the page "Liberal Bias" only to have the entire thing be reverted with no reason followed by a lock on the page saying to stop an edit war I had no idea i was taking place in. May I ask why? — Unsigned, by: Azenth / talk / contribs

@Azenth Put new topics at the bottom, please. Also, sign your posts with ~~~~ Chef Moosolini’s Ristorante ItalianoMake a Reservation 03:30, 22 September 2018 (UTC)
I have replied to your comment on the corresponding talk page. Please keep discussion to that, so the discussion doesn't ping pong all over the place. Additionally, it's BS that you have "no idea" you're participating in an edit war, you edit war when you want to fight other users for edits on the page and constantly put edits back up without further discussion, it's not something that occurs by accident. БaбyЛuigiOнФire(T|C) 03:32, 22 September 2018 (UTC)
I will check. I put my comment in the reversion which had no comment to speak of. I did not touch the page after it was reverted again and turned to finding a way to contact someone which I assumed was the way to add to the wiki. I apologize for any inconvenience. — Unsigned, by: Azenth / talk / contribs

What does "Nazi" in "Grammar Nazi" is even supposed to be alluding to?[edit]

Is there the lingusitic equivalent to "race" and "ethnicity" and "religion" and subjugation of one while promoting propaganda of another? I don't think being anal with grammar errors is really on the same level of using pseudhistory and a poor understanding of biology to promot killing something. And what about Communism? Wouldn't a GrammarCommie strive for, maybe complete clauses for all sentences and compound sentences and runons should be killed? Equal clause distribution? --It's-a me, LeftyGreenMario! 07:04, 23 September 2018 (UTC)

@LeftyGreenMario 1) It's "promote" not "promot", "pseudohistory" not "pseudhistory", and "linguistic" not "lingusitic". 2) The label of "Grammar Nazi" is basically one of the most blatant examples of Godwin's law, while as far as I'm aware "Grammar Commie" is merely a play on that, with various motivations behind the change in wording. ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 14:37, 23 September 2018 (UTC)
@GrammarCommie Goodpost.gif
@LeftyGreenMario Good grief! Nerd (talk) 16:17, 23 September 2018 (UTC)
I was typing from mobile. It's much more difficult to detect and correct spelling errors. --It's-a me, LeftyGreenMario! 20:59, 23 September 2018 (UTC)

Re:Facts trump feelings[edit]

I think it's relevant to the pathos gambit because Trump supporters see bewildered people who are not only upset by Trump's policies but are upset for a reason and I've seen that argument "facts trump feelings" as a comeback. I think it's also used against upset Trump supporters, but I was thinking about that application against, like, people who are furious and upset by global warming denial. This is also in accordance to Trump supporters wearing T-shirts that say "fuck your feelings". Do you see where I'm coming from? 207.233.76.9 (talk) 00:41, 28 September 2018 (UTC)

Source it. ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 01:10, 28 September 2018 (UTC)
Image search of the phrase shows pro-Trump merchandise. I'd imagine those merchandise didn't develop in a vacuum. I haven't found any other relevant results, and I don't feel like parsing through politic internet forums to dig up specific instances of right wingers saying "facts trump feelings". This is also relevant to the phenomenon of right-wingers labeling opponents as "triggered" snowflakes, which I'd imagine is just their response when someone is upset AND provides arguments. 207.233.76.9 (talk) 01:42, 28 September 2018 (UTC)
By the way, I'm only LeftyGreenMario. I'm using a school IP and I don't feel like logging in here. Sorry for any confusion. 207.233.76.9 (talk) 02:10, 28 September 2018 (UTC)

I'm usually pretty good at paying attention to those things[edit]

But I totally missed that there were multiple bad edits on black helicopters. My bad, thanks for catching that. ikanreed 🐐Bleat at me 15:12, 28 September 2018 (UTC)

@Ikanreed No problem. ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 15:21, 28 September 2018 (UTC)

Noah[edit]

I will tell you here on your page child of Noah, that God flooded and destroyed the world because of the violence and wicledness of mankind in thpse days. But our father Noah and his family remained rightoeus and lived and now the two of us exist through Noah's blood. And God is not a man. He can punish the evils even if it is severely because he is a perfect just God. He has 0 tolernence for violence and blasphemey. And all hate groups ought to repent of their evil 99.203.17.97 (talk) 22:36, 30 September 2018 (UTC)

So, your deity, who can literally do anything, literally knows everything, and is incapable of causing any harm whatsoever decided the best solution to other people not listening to him was mass murder. And you wonder why I ditched Christianity... Further, stop calling me "child of Noah", that is not the name of my father, nor was Noah a real person. You people really need to get your heads out of you're collective asses and realize that supporting, condoning, and making excuses for this kind of behavior is abhorrent. If your god exists I would rather eat razor blades while someone pulls my intestines out through my anus via a length of barbed wire than so much as give him the time of day. Literally everyone alive today who isn't a fucking psychopath is better than your god will ever be, because that's what you're god is, a psychopath. Get over it. ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 23:20, 30 September 2018 (UTC)

Blocking Lydiahodges[edit]

What is the 'particular logic' behind blocking the nuisances - elsewhere I block for 'long enough to make them lose interest.'

Can one apply cod-psychology/pseudo-Freudian analysis to such persons - their postings reflect their 'issues'? Anna Livia (talk) 16:32, 3 October 2018 (UTC)

@Anna Livia It's an unthinking automaton, it doesn't have the ability to have "issues". ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 17:11, 3 October 2018 (UTC)

Feedback[edit]

I've probably done it myself as well, but you should try to avoid reverting good faith edits without an edit summary or comment on the article's talk page (or user's talk page). CowHouse (talk) 11:48, 15 October 2018 (UTC)

@CowHouse Sorry about that, I made that edit from my phone and in a hurry. To be honest I regretted not adding an edit summery almost immediately afterwords. ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 12:23, 15 October 2018 (UTC)

Evidence for God's existence[edit]

You're quite right that it's within our purview (and ability) to conclude that Paul's vision was a hallucination. I just thought that was a place where it might be best to refrain from saying it since it's beside the main point. Peyre (talk) 23:04, 17 October 2018 (UTC)

@Peyre Perhaps we should revert my revert and re-add the word vision, but with quotation marks to show skepticism? ☭Comrade GC☭Ministry of Praise 00:07, 18 October 2018 (UTC)