• Paracelsus posted a new blog.
    Black film stars arrested by racist cops and accused of being pimps and/or prostitutes

    Full disclosure: I have been a long time fan of my namesake Denzel Washington, my namesake thought not my kinsman, dating back to the time he appeared in the 80s hospital drama "St Elsewhere")It never...

  • Paracelsus posted a message in the forum topic His Feet ?. on the Plastic Man board

    Despite his body's fluid state he can obviously feel pain( as do other metamorphic characters such as Gemini or the Mist). I have seen pictures of PM being shot and a whitish fluid (presumably blood ...

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    Should prejudice/discrimination against the obese/markedly slender be treated like racism?

    Sometimes you read things in the press that you can't make up even if you tried. Case in point: yesterday's London Times( Sept 11, 2014) had a front page story suggesting that prejudice/discrimination...

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    Reflections on the upcoming Scottish independence referendum

    Perceptive observers of British politics may have noted how quiet UKIP leader Nigel Farage has been as of late, esp as the deadline draws closer for the referendum on Scottish indepedence grows ever c...

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    Central Park jogger's assailants exonerated.

    A name from the past- the so-called "Central Park Jogger" case- came bubbling up from the past when it was reported that the four men convicted of the 1989 New York "Central Park jogger"' rape and att...

  • Paracelsus posted a message in the forum topic Is Aunt May inmmortal?. on the Aunt May board

    No I don't think so- I don't think Aunt May would even WANT to be immortal- because she could never be reunited with Uncle Ben in the hereafter.( for the sake of argument of argument call it Heaven)...

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    Murdered journalist's ethnicity/religious beliefs/dual nationality covered up?

    The case of the recently murdered journalist Steven Sotloff raises suggestive questions about journalistic ethics- not least the wilful concealment not simply of his Jewish background but ultimately h...

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    "Missing white woman/girl syndrome"

    British readers may have noted the story about the disappearance of a London teenager Alice Gross( her sister has set up a Facebook page entitled "FindAlice Gross" incidentally). Whilst any humane or ...

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    Everybody (now) loves the ICC-Russian Red Cross to gather "war crimes" evidence for ICC

    It now seems that EVERYBODY loves the ICC(International Criminal Court),- even nations that have previously opposed it. An Israeli human rights group(govt funded BTW) has announced that it will file s...

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    Lady Gaga and Beach Boys to play in Israel

    You may have noticed that Lady Gaga along with the Beach Boys has announced that they will be playing in Israel despite the recent Gaza assault by the IDF(full disclosure: I follow Lady Gaga on Twitte...

  • Paracelsus posted a new blog.
    What #notallmen got wrong and the point #YesAllWomen was trying to make.

    After Elliot Rodger's murder spree in Isla Vista, last May a hashtag appeared at Twitter-#notallmen, announcing what is strictly speaking true- not all men are rapists, abusers or murderers of women,a...

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    "atrocity stories", war propaganda and a massacre that may or may not have happened

    Did anybody read the story in today's Daily Mirror(as well as the front page of the London "Times- Sep1, 2014) about an alleged massacre of several hundred Ukrainian soldiers who after they were promi...

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    What to do with ISIS's foreign fighters

    News that at least two American citizens have been killed fighting for ISIS(Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) whilst up to several hundred British Muslims are also fighting for this jihadist group has ...

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    Rotherham sex abuse scandal- where BOTH Right and Left get it WRONG!

    The reaction in Fleet Street to the news that upwards of a thousand(1,400 by some estimates) girls and young women have been sexually groomed and abused by an Asian( read Pakistani Muslim)gang whose d...

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    Islamophobia and Matthew Parris's Times article

    Has anybody noticed the article by Times columnist Matthew Parris( August 23, 2014) about Islamophobic commentary /discourse in Britain. Simply by substituting "Jew/Jewish/Judaism" for "Islam/Muslim" ...

  • Paracelsus posted a message in the forum topic Eva Longoria as Wasp?. on the Wasp board

    No I don't think Eva Longoria would make a good Wasp- maybe Jennifer Lawrence, no offense!(perhaps Ms Longoria should try out for Firebird as they're both Latina)! Terry

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    Israel refuses Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International permission to enter Gaza

    Hmm- let's see, fresh from reportedly (in conjunction with the United States) putting intense pressure on the International Criminal Court's prosecutors NOT to investigate its recent military assault ...

  • Paracelsus posted a message on the post 601731-mu3208.jpg.

    Milla's understated depair/anguish is more heartrending than any overt histrionics!

  • Paracelsus posted a message on the post 200393-43006-seraph.jpg.

    Sad, pensive(much like Milla Donovan), beautiful, mysterious- perhaps Seraph should have her own limited series or appear regularly in a title such as the X-Men or Avengers!

  • Paracelsus posted a new blog.
    Personhood- for great apes , corporations and unborn foetuses

    You may have seen pictures of Koko the Gorilla "mourning" the death of her "friend" the late actor/comedian Robin Williams( I apologize for using "mourning" and "friend" in inverted commas but I expla...