• XaosII’s Activity
  • XaosII posted a message in the forum topic Would you be for or against legalizing drugs in USA? on the Off-Topic Discussion board.

    @jasean79 said:Legalizing drugs will not cut down on crime. If you follow that logic, then drinking and driving should be almost non-existent. Legalizing it would only serve to worsen the effects on s...

  • XaosII posted a message in the forum topic Should WikiLeaks leaker Chelsea Manning receive gender reassignment treatment while at Fort Leavenworth? on the Off-Topic Discussion board.

    With prison costs amounting from about $50,000 to $150,000 per inmate per year, an added one-time cost $30,000 to $50,000 for sex reassignment surgery is basically nothing for a 30 year sentence. So, ...

  • XaosII posted a message in the forum topic Would you be for or against legalizing drugs in USA? on the Off-Topic Discussion board.

    @aebghdfsc: I would really love for you to explain how all empirical evidence seems to be completely contrary to your point of view.

  • XaosII posted a message in the forum topic Would you be for or against legalizing drugs in USA? on the Off-Topic Discussion board.

    @korvus said: I'm from Portugal and I never really considered how this was different from other countries; to me it was just "normal".That's exactly it. From the evidence we have so far, decriminaliz...

  • XaosII posted a message in the forum topic Plan to split California into 6 states advances on the Off-Topic Discussion board.

    @The-Apostle said: @XaosII said: @The-Apostle said: I'm not seeing the problem.You don't see the problem in the fact that since its becoming so difficult for a party to win that instead of changing...

  • XaosII posted a message in the forum topic Would you be for or against legalizing drugs in USA? on the Off-Topic Discussion board.

    Portugal has decriminalized all drugs, which is not the same as legalization. However, the results have been very positive according to nearly every study after about 12-ish years of this policy.While...

  • XaosII posted a message in the forum topic Plan to split California into 6 states advances on the Off-Topic Discussion board.

    @The-Apostle said: I'm not seeing the problem.You don't see the problem in the fact that since its becoming so difficult for a party to win that instead of changing people's hearts and minds, its bet...

  • XaosII posted a message in the forum topic Are property taxes fair in your opinion? on the Off-Topic Discussion board.

    @AutoPilotOn said:@XaosII: well you do already pay local income tax on top of federal and state. It's kinda amazing how many levels and areas of taxes there are.I'm fairly certain that local income t...

  • XaosII posted a message in the forum topic Are property taxes fair in your opinion? on the Off-Topic Discussion board.

    @Ackad said: Would it be fair if a house owner, who paid off the mortgage, pay property taxes? It's far from being fair in my opinion. If a house owner fails to pay his property taxes, the government...

  • XaosII posted a message in the forum topic Psychological differences between Liberals&Conservatives???? on the Off-Topic Discussion board.

    @xeno_ghost said:@thegerg: wouldn't it be fair to say the act of gay marriage is not a long standing tradition? And that it's actually a change in a long standing tradition of there only being hetrose...

  • XaosII posted a message in the forum topic Help me reduce spiders in my room! on the Off-Topic Discussion board.

    Keep in mind that spiders tend to eat other insects as food. If you significantly reduce the spider population, it'll likely get compensated by some other kind of bug that would've normally been spide...

  • XaosII posted a message in the forum topic U.S. Moves to Stop Surge in Illegal Immigration. on the Off-Topic Discussion board.

    @Master_Live said:Immigration laws need to be reform and update but let me clear, there is no right to emigrate to the United States. The US decides who gets in, and it won't be everybody. The truth ...

  • XaosII posted a message in the forum topic Any non-stoners who support legalizing weed? on the Off-Topic Discussion board.

    @Squeets said:I think all mind-altering substances should be banned until we have the technology to prevent you from operating a vehicle while intoxicated. What that tech is and how invasive it is I ...

  • XaosII posted a message in the forum topic Favorite Bands or Artists. on the Off-Topic Discussion board.

    @Evil_Saluki said:Yeah these topics come around often but I check them out as I'm always on the look out for more music. I prefer it when people give a good example track so I can see where they may b...

  • XaosII posted a message in the forum topic Mozilla CEO resigns following Prop 8 support criticism on the Off-Topic Discussion board.

    I'm not sure why freedom of speech is even being brought up in the first place. You do not have freedom of speech in private property or when privately employed. This is not a freedom of speech issue ...

  • XaosII posted a message in the forum topic PlatinumGames needs to approach Games Workshop on the Games Discussion board.

    @flashn00b said: @Black_Knight_00 said: Platinum games needs to stay far, far away from anything I like.Who would you rather have save the future of 40K games? :x Triumph Studios would probably make t...

  • XaosII posted a message in the forum topic Why do people seem so offended when on the Off-Topic Discussion board.

    People don't like the fact that they can be recorded by others so easily. While almost anyone can whip out their phone and start recording someone else, its a very obvious and overt act, while its no...

  • XaosII posted a message in the forum topic Bad Games With Good Stories on the Games Discussion board.

    I think some of my answers depend on the definition of "bad game" but i think Arx Fatalis had poor game mechanics with a very interesting setting and a good story.I'd argue that Planescape: Torment is...

  • XaosII posted a message in the forum topic Digital or Physical media? on the Off-Topic Discussion board.

    Digital all the way. I've a 7 TB file server full of music, movies, books, games, etc. Far nicer to use throughout the house streaming to different TVs or accessing it through desktop and laptop comp...

  • XaosII posted a message in the forum topic Steam could use some usability and policy updates on the System Wars board.

    @TruthBToldShow said: @Rage010101 said: @TruthBToldShow said: I cant speak to the amount of turds on steam..... or is it steam on turds...... anyway, I can, though, agree with the lack of returns. I...