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Funny juvenile YouTube comments

Postby waterchan » Wed May 28, 2014 2:45 pm

Anyone who's been on YouTube for any length of time knows that YouTube comments are perhaps the lowest common denominator of Internet discussions.

But I found the following comments hilarious, possibly because it's so outrageous. (Just to make it clear, I like the Dalai Lama and find him very fluffy and lovable. I have also purchased more than a couple of his books.)

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quidquid Latine dictum sit altum videtur
(Anything in Latin sounds profound.)

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Re: Funny juvenile YouTube comments

Postby Kasina » Wed May 28, 2014 3:12 pm

They are pretty bad, but you've clearly never seen a discussion on 4chan... :coffee:
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Re: Funny juvenile YouTube comments

Postby waterchan » Wed May 28, 2014 3:37 pm

Kasina wrote:They are pretty bad, but you've clearly never seen a discussion on 4chan... :coffee:


I stand corrected. 4chan is clearly the lowest common denominator of all lowest common denominators :(
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Re: Funny juvenile YouTube comments

Postby Mkoll » Wed May 28, 2014 7:33 pm

waterchan wrote:
Kasina wrote:They are pretty bad, but you've clearly never seen a discussion on 4chan... :coffee:


I stand corrected. 4chan is clearly the lowest common denominator of all lowest common denominators :(

You're right. I've never seen such a thing before!
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Re: Funny juvenile YouTube comments

Postby Kim OHara » Thu May 29, 2014 1:45 am

It might be worth thinking about your definition/s of "lowest common denominator" before going much further. Is it ignorant, stupid (there is a difference - ignorance is remediable), violent, hateful, racist, sexist, exploitative ... any combination of the above ... etc.
:toilet:
On the other hand, it might be worth not going much further.
:meditate:


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Re: Funny juvenile YouTube comments

Postby Kasina » Thu May 29, 2014 3:55 am

Mkoll wrote:
waterchan wrote:
Kasina wrote:They are pretty bad, but you've clearly never seen a discussion on 4chan... :coffee:


I stand corrected. 4chan is clearly the lowest common denominator of all lowest common denominators :(

You're right. I've never seen such a thing before!


It's quite the scene.
"This world completely lacks essence;
It trembles in all directions.
I longed to find myself a place
Unscathed — but I could not see it."


Sn 4.15 PTS: Sn 935-951 "Attadanda Sutta: Arming Oneself"

"You will be required to do wrong no matter where you go... This is the curse at work, the curse that feeds on all life..."

Wilbur Mercer in Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?

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Re: Funny juvenile YouTube comments

Postby Kasina » Thu May 29, 2014 3:56 am

Kim OHara wrote:On the other hand, it might be worth not going much further.


:goodpost:
"This world completely lacks essence;
It trembles in all directions.
I longed to find myself a place
Unscathed — but I could not see it."


Sn 4.15 PTS: Sn 935-951 "Attadanda Sutta: Arming Oneself"

"You will be required to do wrong no matter where you go... This is the curse at work, the curse that feeds on all life..."

Wilbur Mercer in Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?


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