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    Question

    I'm fully aware that this isn't the right forum, but what the hell...

    Why was this thread closed?

    Does this mean that foo will no longer tolerate images of women on bikes, or nude bike racers posing for Annie Liebowitz?

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    How about we start a parody thread "There is a girl in that picture". That would be more foo like.

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    There was a visible belly button.

    Those are evil.

    Thread closed.

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    Same reason Lady Chatterley's Lover was banned - pornography...
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    I PM'ed for an answer to that question.

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    these images are pornographic?



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    You see, their morals, their code...it's a bad joke, dropped at the first sign of trouble. They're only as good as the world allows them to be. I'll show you. When the chips are down, these...These "civilized" people...they'll eat each other. See, I'm not a monster. I'm just ahead of the curve

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    It's the bear. Some guys just aren't into that kind of stuff unfortunately.

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    A girl once asked me to give her twelve inches and make it hurt. I had to make love to her 3 times and then punch her in the nose.

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    Quote Originally Posted by botto View Post
    these images are pornographic?
    Certainly not, but the censors obviously think so. Was Lady Chatterley's Lover pornographic? certainly not, maybe erotic but not pornographic.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ilikebikes View Post
    Dipped in used motor oil. Just like I like 'em.

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    Quote Originally Posted by substructure View Post
    Dipped in used motor oil. Just like I like 'em.
    Quantum of Solace style?

    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    A girl once asked me to give her twelve inches and make it hurt. I had to make love to her 3 times and then punch her in the nose.

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    a few examples of tv censorship.

    1952 -- Lucy gets knocked up

    Ball's pregnancy during an entire season of "I Love Lucy," the actual word "pregnant" isn't allowed on air. Instead, the show uses phrases that seem equally informative but (somehow) less fraught with sin, such as "with child," "having a baby," and "expecting."

    1964-1966 -- Censors throw down in navel wars

    Mary Ann from "Gilligan's Island," Jeannie from "I Dream of Jeannie," and "Gidget" are all barred from baring their navels. Actress Mariette Hartley receives the same treatment in a 1966 episode of "Star Trek," but the show's director, Gene Roddenberry, gets his revenge in 1973. He recasts Ms. Hartley in the pilot for his new show, "Genesis II," and gives her two belly buttons.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Psydotek View Post
    Quantum of Solace style?
    DON'T SPOIL IT! I haven't seen the movie yet. I need to go in fresh.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Psydotek View Post
    It's the bear. Some guys just aren't into that kind of stuff unfortunately.
    It's the bear. I know it when I see it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ka_Jun View Post
    It's the bear. I know it when I see it.

    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    A girl once asked me to give her twelve inches and make it hurt. I had to make love to her 3 times and then punch her in the nose.

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    Quote Originally Posted by botto View Post
    a few examples of tv censorship.

    I've often wondered how Lucy got pregnant in the first place - her and Ricky slept in separate beds.
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    Daisy Duke HAD to wear hoes under her, uh ... Daisy Dukes.

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    "Bicycling has done more to emancipate woman than any one thing in the world.
    - Susan B. Anthony, 1896"

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    Quote Originally Posted by botto View Post


    "Bicycling has done more to emancipate woman than any one thing in the world.
    - Susan B. Anthony, 1896"
    How can I respect someone who hated beer so much?

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    Clearly bf is a theocracy. images of attractive women riding bicycles are inappropriate since they might incite lustful thoughts in men. the solution is for all female bicyclists to wear burkas.

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    Quote Originally Posted by coasting View Post
    Clearly bf is a theocracy. images of attractive women riding bicycles are inappropriate since they might incite lustful thoughts in men. the solution is for all female bicyclists to wear burkas.
    that's bikeforums.com, not bikeforums.net

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    Quote Originally Posted by MrCrassic View Post
    No.

    I'm not sure if this was answered, but empirically, threads regarding "women on bikes" become a pain in the neck for moderation later on.
    Closing that thread was a precautionary measure. Additionally, quite a few people had issues with it.
    against what?

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    precautionary measure?
    WTF?!
    Preemptive strike? Kind of like a current war going on? That hasn't turned out too well, you know.

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    thank god for precautionary measures! i could feel my pure thoughts ebbing away

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    Quote Originally Posted by ModoVincere View Post
    precautionary measure?
    WTF?!
    Preemptive strike? Kind of like a current war going on? That hasn't turned out too well, you know.
    With all due respect, intel pointed to yellowcake that was being peddled by posters to that thread.

    Sat intel and someone's brother's uncle, also indicated that the OP of that thread once "gave a mod the stink eye".

    Unilateral action taken on behalf of the Foo plebes was warranted.

    Now, unless you want to be shipped to FooTMO.

    You'll shut yer cakehole.

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