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OftenBen

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Eat food, not too much, mostly plants.

Don't take me too seriously.

Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?

Cui bono?

Non fui, fui, non sum, non curo


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Finland does not have freedom of speech in the same way that the United States does.

OftenBen  ·  5 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: 432nd Weekly "Share Some Music You've Been Into Lately"

OftenBen  ·  14 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: The Police Trainer Who Teaches Cops to Kill

Unlikely, but one can dream.

Fear, like sex, sells.

OftenBen  ·  15 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: The Police Trainer Who Teaches Cops to Kill

This guy has been public knowledge for more than 5 years and nobody has done a thing yet.

My parents think I am stupid and paranoid for saying that a cop can kill you and face no legal repercussions.

OftenBen  ·  19 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: 430th Weekly "Share Some Music You've Been Into Lately"

Love this, gonna be watching Mooski's career closely.

OftenBen  ·  20 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Mormon sex therapist faces discipline and possible expulsion from the LDS Church

I am not making any recommendations for what they should or should not do.

I am however pointing out that mormon orthodoxy is at direct odds with good mental health as described by mental health professionals.

What the religious do with that information is up to them.

Contemporary examples point towards division and abuse.