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  1. reedak

    Political Satire: The Old Man of the Mountain (22)

    Narrator: After travelling many miles in the daytime and sleeping on a tree at night, the priest arrived at a small town of a tiny landlocked principality in the evening. Feeling hungry, he went into a restaurant for dinner. Some distance away from his table, two men, one in his forties and...
  2. reedak

    Political Satire: The Old Man of the Mountain (17)

    Narrator: After many days of travelling, the priest arrived at an open space in a tribal region. There he found a huge crowd gathering around a raised platform, 24 feet by 24 feet and 4 feet high, without railings. He spotted among the spectators an old friend who told him the tribal...
  3. Ralph47

    Evil Of Man Discussion

    Any thoughts on the "evil of man"? :cool: just curious :cool:
  4. reedak

    Political Satire: The Old Man of the Mountain (16)

    Narrator: After walking many miles along a coastal area, the priest found a middle-aged man lying on a sandy beach. He seemed to be unconscious and his clothes were heavily clogged with water. The priest squatted down and patted him gently on the shoulder. After a while, the man slowly...
  5. reedak

    Political Satire: The Old Man of the Mountain (15)

    Narrator: After a while, the priest arrived at a village near a beach. He found a large crowd hurling mirrors at a huge rock. The priest asked one of the onlookers about the commotion. Priest: What's happening here, my friend? Onlooker: Today is the first day of the "Breaking Mirrors...
  6. reedak

    Political Satire: The Old Man of the Mountain (-1)

    Narrator: The huge black dog was taken out from the dungeon and chained to the gate of the old man's mountain fortress next day. Meanwhile, the priest was riding a white horse like the wind towards the old man's mountain fortress which was a magnificent castle built on top of a high rock...
  7. reedak

    Political Satire: The Old Man of the Mountain (11)

    Narrator: By nightfall, the priest came to a thatched cottage. After knocking at the door, an elderly man came out. The priest asked him to let him lodge in the house for the night. The owner agreed, saying he had a spare room for any weary traveller who knocked at his door. Inside the house, he...
  8. reedak

    Political Satire: The Old Man of the Mountain (9a)

    Narrator: When the priest almost reached the peak, he found a half-naked old man, dressed only in a loin cloth, meditating beside a large box at the entrance of a cave. With a long white beard and stringy locks of hair that resembled dreadlocks, the old man looked like a sadhu or ascetic...
  9. reedak

    Political Satire: The Old Man of the Mountain (10)

    Narrator: After the priest reached the summit, he began his descent down the other side of the mountain. Soon he reached a dense forest where he spotted a dark figure near a tree. As he approached the spot, he saw a woman hanging herself with a rope on a tree. Before the noose could tighten...
  10. reedak

    Political Satire: The Old Man of the Mountain (9)

    Narrator: The priest detected a foul odour which grew stronger as he walked along a mountain pass. He asked a man who was chopping wood nearby. Priest: Hi! Do you know where the stench comes from? Woodcutter (speaking in a hoarse voice through a surgical mask): It originates from hundreds...
  11. Ralph47

    Amazon Driver Poops In Man's Driveway

    :(:(:( A homeowner in Sacramento County, California, is down in the dumps after an Amazon delivery contractor left a pile of feces in front of his house. Nemy Bautista wasn’t home on Tuesday when the driver pooped in front of his house, but he saw the excrement evidence when he came home...
  12. reedak

    Political Satire: The Old Man of the Mountain (4)

    Narrator: About half an hour later, the priest saw the middle-aged man's neighbour walking his dog near a bridge. After exchanging the usual morning greetings and bidding farewell, he continued his journey across the 200-metre-long bridge spanning a deep gorge. The bridge was made of planks...
  13. reedak

    Political Satire: The Old Man of the Mountain (3)

    Narrator: The priest had been walking many miles without seeing a single human being. By nightfall, he spotted lights from two houses in the distance. After walking about 15 minutes, he reached the two houses which were surrounded by fences. The houses were situated side by side with a fence...
  14. reedak

    Political Satire: The Old Man of the Mountain (2)

    Narrator: Suddenly, a mosquito flew out of the priest's pocket and settled on his arm. As the owl tried to attack the mosquito, the priest warded off its attack with the other arm, shouting: "Leave her alone! She is my valuable ally!" Owl: No kidding! Your so-called valuable ally is...
  15. reedak

    Political Satire: The Old Man of the Mountain

    Narrator: Since he left his homeland, the priest had travelled miles of rough terrain in the daytime and lodged mainly in an inn or slept on a tree at night. One month after meeting the twin brother of the Old Man of the Mountain, he came to a mountain stream near a forest. After tying his horse...
  16. David

    PSL man arrested after putting down sick wife.

    He called his kids than the cops. He claimed he couldn't afford the meds anymore and she was in constant crippling pain. With luck the grand jury will see it for what it is and not charge him. Deputies: Man Kills Sick Wife, Says They Couldn?t Buy Meds | FOX40
  17. arcturus88

    The unraveling of nature at the hands of man

    ...or natural cyclical event. I tend to think its a scary aspect of too many people, using too many resources, polluting too much, etc. Survey: 93% of Great Barrier Reef hit by coral bleaching but enough of me, what are your thoughts?
  18. F

    Man exists -God exists

    Without a belief in God ,man would not exist . Man's existence is predicated on a belief in a higher power. Without this belief ,no ideology based on a fundamental idealism would have emerged. And without idealism ,man himself would not have long survived in the struggle for survival...
  19. A

    The voice of crying man (part2)

    It is easy to understand inhabitant’s logic. At the beginning he has a question, why did princess “campaign” the masses through her blog? But then he has down-to-earth question – do people need it? And the emotions gush over any formal logic. Here are some episodes that will help to understand...
  20. Salty

    Austin Man Dies 20 Years After Shooting Left Him Paralyzed Read more: http://www.dna

    I put this in the history forum because it's not exactly a current event. Just wanted to stimulate a conversation about what we can really do, or what we should do if anything about gangs. Gang violence in general terrorizing neighborhoods. I don't know if this story is gang related but it's...