Mangosteen's Recent Activity

  1. Mangosteen liked Mitlov's post in the thread Electric cars $40k and under.

    Not interested in a retrofit. It's not the engine on my car that's failing, it's everything else!

    Jan 20, 2021 at 4:05 PM
  2. Mangosteen replied to the thread Electric cars $40k and under.

    Have you thought about retrofitting? It's around 10,000 gbp in the UK to retrofit cars to be electric. How to put an electric car on...

    Jan 20, 2021 at 3:35 PM
  3. Mangosteen liked Mitlov's post in the thread Electric cars $40k and under.

    Sadly, the poop-box I'm driving might not last another year. I've been aiming to replace it this May as a birthday present to myself....

    Jan 20, 2021 at 3:28 PM
  4. Mangosteen replied to the thread Electric cars $40k and under.

    It might be worth holding out for about a year. The USA joining back into the Paris accords and COP26 will drop prices massively and the...

    Jan 20, 2021 at 2:42 PM
  5. Mangosteen liked Mitlov's post in the thread Electric cars $40k and under.

    Last fall, I posted a thread about a new sport sedan or sport compact. About a week after that thread, my county burned (Almeda and...

    Jan 20, 2021 at 2:40 PM
  6. Mangosteen liked IronMaiden1991's post in the thread Current training.

    I hope everyone is still keeping at it with the lockdown. Here in the UK things are taking a very dark turn as we have the highest death...

    Jan 19, 2021 at 7:36 PM
  7. Mangosteen liked David Harrison's post in the thread FBI warns of plans for nationwide armed protests next week.

    I think that blaming culture can be dangerous, leading to "it can't happen here" exceptionalism. There is nothing peculiar to US culture...

    Jan 19, 2021 at 12:28 PM
  8. Mangosteen replied to the thread FBI warns of plans for nationwide armed protests next week.

    Oh oh oh, I came up with another idea: Is this an American culture problem? It's a country founded on the settler myth and clearly the...

    Jan 18, 2021 at 10:55 PM
  9. Mangosteen replied to the thread FBI warns of plans for nationwide armed protests next week.

    Entirely my bad on the thread drift. Really sorry to see @Mitlov leave and now we're a bunch of stupid brits with no skin in the game...

    Jan 18, 2021 at 10:42 PM
  10. Mangosteen liked Mitlov's post in the thread FBI warns of plans for nationwide armed protests next week.

    Candace Owens was an example to illustrate that personal demographics don't make the speaker's speech more or less offensive. If you...

    Jan 18, 2021 at 10:27 PM
  11. Mangosteen liked Mitlov's post in the thread FBI warns of plans for nationwide armed protests next week.

    I don't know the exact details of what that speaker argued, but the idea that if a speaker is Jewish, nothing they say can be...

    Jan 18, 2021 at 10:26 PM
  12. Mangosteen liked Mitlov's post in the thread FBI warns of plans for nationwide armed protests next week.

    I read the posts in order and hadn't seen your apology yet when I responded to that post. Thank you for apologizing. I really don't...

    Jan 17, 2021
  13. Mangosteen liked Dead_pool's post in the thread FBI warns of plans for nationwide armed protests next week.

    A) I've already apologised. As it wasn't helpful, and semi off topic. B) the context was the PLO hijacking, where the Palestinians were...

    Jan 17, 2021
  14. Mangosteen liked Mitlov's post in the thread FBI warns of plans for nationwide armed protests next week.

    WHERE ON EARTH DID I SAY ATTACKS ON PALESTINIAN CIVILIANS ARE OKAY? We were talking about attacks on Jewish Americans, Jewish...

    Jan 17, 2021
  15. Mangosteen liked Dead_pool's post in the thread FBI warns of plans for nationwide armed protests next week.

    Ok I've just reread this, and it sounds a bit too all lives matter for my liking. And that's not helpful or even on topic. My apologies.

    Jan 17, 2021