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Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Fri Nov 02, 2018 4:58 pm
by EverReady
Toulon's Not Toulouse wrote:
Newsome wrote:Can someone fill in the plebs who don't wank over non-stories what the hell is actually happening? SHIT OP. Seriously, go fuc k yourself.
Some Google employees who feel it offers inequal opportunities based on gender are protesting against it, which triggers the crowd that usually takes pride in seeing leftie snowflakes triggered. Apparently, it's the end of society.
I hate you and if I didn't have korsakoff's syndrome I would remember to bully you incessantly

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Fri Nov 02, 2018 5:05 pm
by Conservative Eddie
Toulon's Not Toulouse wrote:
Newsome wrote:Can someone fill in the plebs who don't wank over non-stories what the hell is actually happening? SHIT OP. Seriously, go fuc k yourself.
Some Google employees who feel it offers inequal opportunities based on gender are protesting against it, which triggers the crowd that usually takes pride in seeing leftie snowflakes triggered. Apparently, it's the end of society.
It's amazing really. I'd never know about most of these stories but for the apoplexy on here.

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Fri Nov 02, 2018 5:07 pm
by Santa
It's strange how this was across all the news channels yesterday, and all it involved was a few of them stepping away from their screens for 10 minutes to have a bit of a huddle and then going back to work.

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Fri Nov 02, 2018 5:12 pm
by Conservative Eddie
Seneca of the Night wrote:
Conservative Eddie wrote:
Toulon's Not Toulouse wrote:
Newsome wrote:Can someone fill in the plebs who don't wank over non-stories what the hell is actually happening? SHIT OP. Seriously, go fuc k yourself.
Some Google employees who feel it offers inequal opportunities based on gender are protesting against it, which triggers the crowd that usually takes pride in seeing leftie snowflakes triggered. Apparently, it's the end of society.
It's amazing really. I'd never know about most of these stories but for the apoplexy on here.
That's because you're clueless.
It's the end of the world as we know it...and I feel fine.

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Fri Nov 02, 2018 8:44 pm
by etherman
Lemoentjie wrote:The difference being that the lunatic left are part of huge organisations like Google, while the 'far right' is about 300 men who bought a torch from their local Walmart. Both bad in their own way, but only one of them actually wields any influence.

The problem is that Westerners have had the scales shifted so much that what is now regarded as 'dangerous thought' was considered normal even a few of years back. That is due to the lunatic left, not the right.
In case you hadnt noticed they are propping up the UK government and in theory are in govt in NI.

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Fri Nov 02, 2018 8:51 pm
by Duff Paddy
EverReady wrote:
Toulon's Not Toulouse wrote:
Newsome wrote:Can someone fill in the plebs who don't wank over non-stories what the hell is actually happening? SHIT OP. Seriously, go fuc k yourself.
Some Google employees who feel it offers inequal opportunities based on gender are protesting against it, which triggers the crowd that usually takes pride in seeing leftie snowflakes triggered. Apparently, it's the end of society.
I hate you and if I didn't have korsakoff's syndrome I would remember to bully you incessantly
Interesting syndrome Dr House :lol:

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Fri Nov 02, 2018 9:17 pm
by EverReady
Duff Paddy wrote:
EverReady wrote:
Toulon's Not Toulouse wrote:
Newsome wrote:Can someone fill in the plebs who don't wank over non-stories what the hell is actually happening? SHIT OP. Seriously, go fuc k yourself.
Some Google employees who feel it offers inequal opportunities based on gender are protesting against it, which triggers the crowd that usually takes pride in seeing leftie snowflakes triggered. Apparently, it's the end of society.
I hate you and if I didn't have korsakoff's syndrome I would remember to bully you incessantly
Interesting syndrome Dr House :lol:
My missus told me about a case of it once. I am reminded of it every time I sniff booze :lol:

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Sat Nov 03, 2018 2:16 am
by J Man
Jim Lahey wrote:
Lemoentjie wrote:The difference being that the lunatic left are part of huge organisations like Google, while the 'far right' is about 300 men who bought a torch from their local Walmart. Both bad in their own way, but only one of them actually wields any influence.

The problem is that Westerners have had the scales shifted so much that what is now regarded as 'dangerous thought' was considered normal even a few of years back. That is due to the lunatic left, not the right.
This.
Although most normal people you speak to can see through the hysterics of the noisy minority.
Social media and lazy journalists who cover this shit are to blame.
Social media/the net is hopeless for debates as well. Any small disagreement gets blown way out.

Talk to someone in real life who is on a different end of the political spectrum, and things are usually pretty civil as you compromise in real time and find common ground.

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Sat Nov 03, 2018 2:25 am
by guy smiley
Newsome wrote:Can someone fill in the plebs who don't wank over non-stories what the hell is actually happening? SHIT OP. Seriously, go fuc k yourself.
A good question considering the sheer shit being posted in this thread.

https://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-11-02/ ... n/10458178
Thousands of Google employees across the world have walked off the job in protest at the internet giant's lenient treatment of executives accused of sexual misconduct.

Employees were seen staging walkouts at offices including New York, San Francisco, Tokyo, Singapore, Toronto, London, Zurich and Dublin.

The Google protest, billed "Walkout For Real Change", is unfolding a week after a New York Times (NYT) story detailed allegations of sexual misconduct against the creator of its Android software, Andy Rubin.

The report said Mr Rubin received a $US90 million severance package in 2014, even though Google concluded that sexual misconduct allegations against him were credible.

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Sat Nov 03, 2018 3:35 am
by Anonymous 1
guy smiley wrote:
Newsome wrote:Can someone fill in the plebs who don't wank over non-stories what the hell is actually happening? SHIT OP. Seriously, go fuc k yourself.
A good question considering the sheer shit being posted in this thread.

https://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-11-02/ ... n/10458178
Thousands of Google employees across the world have walked off the job in protest at the internet giant's lenient treatment of executives accused of sexual misconduct.

Employees were seen staging walkouts at offices including New York, San Francisco, Tokyo, Singapore, Toronto, London, Zurich and Dublin.

The Google protest, billed "Walkout For Real Change", is unfolding a week after a New York Times (NYT) story detailed allegations of sexual misconduct against the creator of its Android software, Andy Rubin.

The report said Mr Rubin received a $US90 million severance package in 2014, even though Google concluded that sexual misconduct allegations against him were credible.
Credible accusations
New Neo | 12/3/2017 - 3:30pm
The word “credible” keeps coming up in sexual harassment discussions, but what does it really mean?

n the wake of the recent spate of sexual offense allegations, particularly against politicians such as Roy Moore, “credible” and “credibly” have become the latest buzzwords.

https://legalinsurrection.com/2017/12/c ... cusations/

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Sat Nov 03, 2018 9:18 am
by Duff Paddy
Well it’s simple really. ABC, amongst other media outlets and various woke collections of morons, have decided that since there’s an allegation then he’s basically guilty. This snowballed into mass demonstrations of virtue signalling as people raced to be the first to organise mob justice, internet character assassination, one in the eye for the patriarchy, oh and and the demise of due process.

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Sat Nov 03, 2018 10:14 am
by Lemoentjie
Duff Paddy wrote:Well it’s simple really. ABC, amongst other media outlets and various woke collections of morons, have decided that since there’s an allegation then he’s basically guilty. This snowballed into mass demonstrations of virtue signalling as people raced to be the first to organise mob justice, internet character assassination, one in the eye for the patriarchy, oh and and the demise of due process.
Didn't the Kavanaugh accuser just admit she made it up?

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Sat Nov 03, 2018 10:21 am
by DOB
Lemoentjie wrote:
Duff Paddy wrote:Well it’s simple really. ABC, amongst other media outlets and various woke collections of morons, have decided that since there’s an allegation then he’s basically guilty. This snowballed into mass demonstrations of virtue signalling as people raced to be the first to organise mob justice, internet character assassination, one in the eye for the patriarchy, oh and and the demise of due process.
Didn't the Kavanaugh accuser just admit she made it up?
No she absolutely did not.

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Sat Nov 03, 2018 10:25 am
by BlackMac
Jim Lahey wrote:
Lemoentjie wrote:The difference being that the lunatic left are part of huge organisations like Google, while the 'far right' is about 300 men who bought a torch from their local Walmart. Both bad in their own way, but only one of them actually wields any influence.

The problem is that Westerners have had the scales shifted so much that what is now regarded as 'dangerous thought' was considered normal even a few of years back. That is due to the lunatic left, not the right.
This.
Although most normal people you speak to can see through the hysterics of the noisy minority.
Social media and lazy journalists who cover this shit are to blame.

:thumbup:

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Sat Nov 03, 2018 10:29 am
by fatcat
Conservative Eddie wrote:
Toulon's Not Toulouse wrote:
Newsome wrote:Can someone fill in the plebs who don't wank over non-stories what the hell is actually happening? SHIT OP. Seriously, go fuc k yourself.
Some Google employees who feel it offers inequal opportunities based on gender are protesting against it, which triggers the crowd that usually takes pride in seeing leftie snowflakes triggered. Apparently, it's the end of society.
It's amazing really. I'd never know about most of these stories but for the apoplexy on here.
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Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Sat Nov 03, 2018 10:33 am
by BlackMac
Would this be an appropriate thread to deploy the classic "Go and get a proper job"

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Sat Nov 03, 2018 10:37 am
by Lemoentjie
DOB wrote:
Lemoentjie wrote:
Duff Paddy wrote:Well it’s simple really. ABC, amongst other media outlets and various woke collections of morons, have decided that since there’s an allegation then he’s basically guilty. This snowballed into mass demonstrations of virtue signalling as people raced to be the first to organise mob justice, internet character assassination, one in the eye for the patriarchy, oh and and the demise of due process.
Didn't the Kavanaugh accuser just admit she made it up?
No she absolutely did not.
Ah, there are multiple accusers. Anyway, a woman who did accuse him of sexual assault has just admitted that she made it up. I don't think it's the woman who was the principal accuser however.

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Sat Nov 03, 2018 10:45 am
by Duff Paddy
DOB wrote:
Lemoentjie wrote:
Duff Paddy wrote:Well it’s simple really. ABC, amongst other media outlets and various woke collections of morons, have decided that since there’s an allegation then he’s basically guilty. This snowballed into mass demonstrations of virtue signalling as people raced to be the first to organise mob justice, internet character assassination, one in the eye for the patriarchy, oh and and the demise of due process.
Didn't the Kavanaugh accuser just admit she made it up?
No she absolutely did not.
We all know an allegation made 40 years after an alleged incident is as good as a jury conviction to an internet lynch mob

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Sat Nov 03, 2018 11:10 am
by BlackMac
Duff Paddy wrote:
DOB wrote:
Lemoentjie wrote:
Duff Paddy wrote:Well it’s simple really. ABC, amongst other media outlets and various woke collections of morons, have decided that since there’s an allegation then he’s basically guilty. This snowballed into mass demonstrations of virtue signalling as people raced to be the first to organise mob justice, internet character assassination, one in the eye for the patriarchy, oh and and the demise of due process.
Didn't the Kavanaugh accuser just admit she made it up?
No she absolutely did not.
We all know an allegation made 40 years after an alleged incident is as good as a jury conviction to an internet lynch mob
The other plus point about this sort of justice is that it will put a lot of lawyers out of business. :thumbup:

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Sat Nov 03, 2018 5:52 pm
by Rowdy
saffer13 wrote:
etherman wrote:
Lemoentjie wrote:
Mullet 2 wrote:We are living in a bizarre time
It's the left
Well much like those on the right, there is a lot of mutation and inside the bubble shit that just boggles the mind. I'd regard myself as fairly left leaning but I can't fathom some of the madness that's going on in universities or the likes of the decisions made around the Rotheram case. How you get from a position of equality and tolerance to calling men evil or ignoring huge crimes is beyond me. Just as I'm sure right leaning people see ALt right loons as such. I think we need to stop talking about right and left and just start talking about people detatched from reality.
Correct. There is a severe "detached from reality" component in both camps.
Incorrect. It's the Left wing SJWs characterizing everyone to their right as racist, fascist bigots that are the dangerous virtue-signalling loons. It's they who reaffirm speakers, who attack trump supporters with bike locks, who regularly disrupt meetings where 'problematic ' opinions may be aired. Conservatives want to win the debate; the Left wants there to be no debate.

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Sat Nov 03, 2018 6:16 pm
by Lemoentjie
Rowdy wrote:
saffer13 wrote:
etherman wrote:
Lemoentjie wrote:
Mullet 2 wrote:We are living in a bizarre time
It's the left
Well much like those on the right, there is a lot of mutation and inside the bubble shit that just boggles the mind. I'd regard myself as fairly left leaning but I can't fathom some of the madness that's going on in universities or the likes of the decisions made around the Rotheram case. How you get from a position of equality and tolerance to calling men evil or ignoring huge crimes is beyond me. Just as I'm sure right leaning people see ALt right loons as such. I think we need to stop talking about right and left and just start talking about people detatched from reality.
Correct. There is a severe "detached from reality" component in both camps.
Incorrect. It's the Left wing SJWs characterizing everyone to their right as racist, fascist bigots that are the dangerous virtue-signalling loons. It's they who reaffirm speakers, who attack trump supporters with bike locks, who regularly disrupt meetings where 'problematic ' opinions may be aired. Conservatives want to win the debate; the Left wants there to be no debate.
I think that's a good point. Is there any American or British universities that ban speakers for being too left wing?

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 11:56 am
by Duff Paddy

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 12:09 pm
by MungoMan
Duff Paddy wrote:https://www.wired.com/story/inside-goog ... pany-tech/


The left will eat itself
Congrats on being the 10 000th dicksplat to say that! You've won a de luxe go fúck yourself!!

ENJOY :thumbup:

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 12:10 pm
by unseenwork
Duff Paddy wrote:https://www.wired.com/story/inside-goog ... pany-tech/


The left will eat itself
Famed left wing organisation, Google.

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 12:19 pm
by sewa
MungoMan wrote:
Duff Paddy wrote:https://www.wired.com/story/inside-goog ... pany-tech/


The left will eat itself
Congrats on being the 10 000th dicksplat to say that! You've won a de luxe go fúck yourself!!

ENJOY :thumbup:
:lol:

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 12:57 pm
by Duff Paddy
sewa wrote:
MungoMan wrote:
Duff Paddy wrote:https://www.wired.com/story/inside-goog ... pany-tech/


The left will eat itself
Congrats on being the 10 000th dicksplat to say that! You've won a de luxe go fúck yourself!!

ENJOY :thumbup:
:lol:
You’ve found your level. Anyone actually read the article and care to comment

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 1:02 pm
by Nolanator
Haven't finished the whole thing yet, but most of that doesn't read as the left eating itself to me.
More that the ethos that helped Google prosper has turned toxic with internal divisions on emotive topics, and that the right/conservative end of the general internet population are willing to play extremely dirty.

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 1:28 pm
by fatcat
Duff Paddy wrote:
sewa wrote:
MungoMan wrote:
Duff Paddy wrote:https://www.wired.com/story/inside-goog ... pany-tech/


The left will eat itself
Congrats on being the 10 000th dicksplat to say that! You've won a de luxe go fúck yourself!!

ENJOY :thumbup:
:lol:
You’ve found your level. Anyone actually read the article and care to comment
I read about 5 mins worth before I had to go out but didn't realise it was a War & Peace effort. Both my jobs were then cancelled so I will sit back and reply in 6 hours time.

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 3:40 pm
by paddyor
Duff Paddy wrote:https://www.wired.com/story/inside-goog ... pany-tech/


The left will eat itself
Gonna take a wild guess this is about Googles "bring your whole self to work" schtick and why it's a fucking terrible idea.

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 6:22 pm
by Uthikoloshe
Finished it, Nolanators summary I agree with. Google have f**ked themselves.

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 7:15 pm
by Enzedder
Tehui wrote:If there's one thing I like about PR, it's the diversity of posters with different gender, religion, social class and culture.
Once again the age old battle with ageism is ignored. :x

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 8:10 pm
by Yourmother
Enzedder wrote:
Tehui wrote:If there's one thing I like about PR, it's the diversity of posters with different gender, religion, social class and culture.
Once again the age old battle with ageism is ignored. :x
Well, we lot don’t expect your bunch to be breathing much longer, so it’s easy ;)

But these little turd millennials need a solid kick.

Before you check out for good though Enz, what’s this “yourbrother” login you approved. It’s creepy, and possibly a recently banned poster (of kiwi or even Irish descent).

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 8:23 pm
by Santa
Uthikoloshe wrote:Finished it, Nolanators summary I agree with. Google have f**ked themselves.
It's a pretty dull read. I can't be bothered to finish it.

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 9:30 pm
by fatcat
Santa wrote:
Uthikoloshe wrote:Finished it, Nolanators summary I agree with. Google have f**ked themselves.
It's a pretty dull read. I can't be bothered to finish it.
Yes, I kept expecting something better but it was a bit dull.

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 10:18 pm
by happyhooker
Seneca of the Night wrote:
fatcat wrote:
Santa wrote:
Uthikoloshe wrote:Finished it, Nolanators summary I agree with. Google have f**ked themselves.
It's a pretty dull read. I can't be bothered to finish it.
Yes, I kept expecting something better but it was a bit dull.
Yes, very dull.
Did it even have a point?

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 10:37 pm
by happyhooker
Seneca of the Night wrote:
happyhooker wrote: Did it even have a point?
It was possibly a story planted by google that was deliberately so boring that no one got to the end of it so the problems that google has will be forgotten by everyone.
I got to the end of it and then had to Google my own name.

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Thu Aug 15, 2019 12:10 am
by Bokkom
happyhooker wrote:
Seneca of the Night wrote:
fatcat wrote:
Santa wrote:
Uthikoloshe wrote:Finished it, Nolanators summary I agree with. Google have f**ked themselves.
It's a pretty dull read. I can't be bothered to finish it.
Yes, I kept expecting something better but it was a bit dull.
Yes, very dull.
Did it even have a point?
I was also frantically looking around for something to clutch onto.
Maybe I don't understand it, because I am not an engineer. :(

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Thu Aug 15, 2019 11:56 am
by towny
Enzedder wrote:
Tehui wrote:If there's one thing I like about PR, it's the diversity of posters with different gender, religion, social class and culture.
Once again the age old battle with ageism is ignored. :x
Shame your generation did solve this battle when you had a chance. Like the environment, global debt, etc. I guess you see it as the job of your children to sort out.

I’m not I’m any way an ageist, but old people make me sick. I could never hire one.

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Thu Aug 15, 2019 12:38 pm
by eldanielfire
unseenwork wrote:
Duff Paddy wrote:https://www.wired.com/story/inside-goog ... pany-tech/


The left will eat itself
Famed left wing organisation, Google.
It is. Didn't you not read about their overt pushes for diversity for women coupled with higher ups hot on women they can prey upon? or closeness with the Democrat establishment while being willing to sell out to China? Their don't be evil mantra while fighting for Pentagon defence contracts?

Of course they are that shit type of left leaning virtue signalling organisation, the silicon valley sort, where they'll get rid of someone challenging their diversity directives as flawed while celebrating sexual harassers who make them money, hence Duff Paddy's comment.

Re: The Google Walkout

Posted: Thu Aug 15, 2019 10:49 pm
by houtkabouter
Is virtual signalling like an online version?