Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

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Re: Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

Postby Copehead » 09 Apr 2015, 09:53

HOMOPHOBIC BULLY BOY wrote:Do you go on and on like this in 'real life', Copehead?
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Of course, isn't not replying to people who are who are speaking directly to you considered rude?

If someone quotes what you said and adds comments then I assume that is an attempt to engage in dialogue.

Don't you?
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Re: Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

Postby Jeemo » 09 Apr 2015, 10:24

Muse, been going over twenty years. Bigger than the Manics?
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Re: Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

Postby Dor-Relip Hotels and Bathings » 09 Apr 2015, 10:25

Copehead wrote:
HOMOPHOBIC BULLY BOY wrote:Do you go on and on like this in 'real life', Copehead?
.

Of course, isn't not replying to people who are who are speaking directly to you considered rude?

If someone quotes what you said and adds comments then I assume that is an attempt to engage in dialogue.

Don't you?


I normally get the message after a while...
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Re: Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

Postby Copehead » 09 Apr 2015, 10:27

painted nails wrote:Muse, been going over twenty years. Bigger than the Manics?


Probably.

They fly under the radar a bit, never even thought of them, but they are pretty huge.

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Re: Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

Postby Copehead » 09 Apr 2015, 10:28

HOMOPHOBIC BULLY BOY wrote:
Copehead wrote:
HOMOPHOBIC BULLY BOY wrote:Do you go on and on like this in 'real life', Copehead?
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Of course, isn't not replying to people who are who are speaking directly to you considered rude?

If someone quotes what you said and adds comments then I assume that is an attempt to engage in dialogue.

Don't you?


I normally get the message after a while...


:?

Really?

As I said, if people write to me directly or quote me I take that as an indication that they wish to engage in dialogue, I don't see how else you could take it.
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Re: Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

Postby Dr Markus » 09 Apr 2015, 10:41

There's not set of concrete rules in BCB cope, c'mon you know that.
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Re: Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

Postby Copehead » 09 Apr 2015, 10:57

In that case I shall ignore that post
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Re: Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

Postby Rayge » 09 Apr 2015, 10:59

Copehead wrote:If people write to me directly or quote me I take that as an indication that they wish to engage in dialogue, I don't see how else you could take it.


Depends on your definition of 'dialogue'. If that includes slanging matches and competing shouty monologues, then fair enough; another possibility that occurs to me is that they want to shut you up, but as anyone who has been on here five minutes will testify, you actually enjoy a ruck and are encouraged by oppostion.

Nothing personal here, Copey. As you know, I actually agree with you about quite a lot of things (apart from the Manics, which is why I haven't posted on this thread :) , and Bugry), but the suggestion that the polite rules of reasoned debate have any place in this nest of sister boys is a little disingenuous, no?
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Re: Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

Postby Dr Markus » 09 Apr 2015, 11:31

Copehead wrote:In that case I shall ignore that post


Well you can't ignore my post you just acknowledged it. :roll:





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Re: Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

Postby yomptepi » 09 Apr 2015, 12:48

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Concise and correct Billy.
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Re: Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

Postby Copehead » 09 Apr 2015, 14:58

Rayge wrote:
Copehead wrote:If people write to me directly or quote me I take that as an indication that they wish to engage in dialogue, I don't see how else you could take it.


Depends on your definition of 'dialogue'. If that includes slanging matches and competing shouty monologues, then fair enough; another possibility that occurs to me is that they want to shut you up, but as anyone who has been on here five minutes will testify, you actually enjoy a ruck and are encouraged by oppostion.


You'd think others would have got that idea as well.

The best way to get someone to shut up is to ignore them and not engage with them surely, works with me.

Nothing personal here, Copey. As you know, I actually agree with you about quite a lot of things (apart from the Manics, which is why I haven't posted on this thread :) , and Bugry), but the suggestion that the polite rules of reasoned debate have any place in this nest of sister boys is a little disingenuous, no?


:( I thought we agreed on Bugry as well, it is OK as long as both parties give informed consent.

I like it that debate can get heated as you may have guessed.

I have been looking forward to this thread for weeks because I knew it would provoke the usual people into some extreme responses and I could have a laugh.

I still don't really understand why the Manics produce more extreme responses than say Muse, but they do and that makes it interesting to discuss them.

As usual me and Prof are right.
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Re: Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

Postby Copehead » 09 Apr 2015, 15:00

Dr Markus wrote:
Copehead wrote:In that case I shall ignore that post


Well you can't ignore my post you just acknowledged it. :roll:





;) :P


How do you know I was replying to you :P
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Re: Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

Postby funky_nomad » 09 Apr 2015, 15:08

Copehead wrote:The best way to get someone to shut up is to ignore them and not engage with them surely, works with me.

I've (up to now) studiously ignored your ridiculous statements all the way through this thread, yet you're still prattling on...

Is there a second-best way I can try???
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Re: Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

Postby Copehead » 09 Apr 2015, 15:46

funky_nomad wrote:
Copehead wrote:The best way to get someone to shut up is to ignore them and not engage with them surely, works with me.

I've (up to now) studiously ignored your ridiculous statements all the way through this thread, yet you're still prattling on...

Is there a second-best way I can try???


Yes get everyone else to follow your cowardly, heads down approach :)
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Re: Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

Postby Belle Lettre » 09 Apr 2015, 23:33

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Re: Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

Postby Copehead » 09 Apr 2015, 23:49

Belle Lettre wrote:Angel Witch are better than Iron Maiden. :D


Off topic :x

And so very wrong

Only Diamond Head have the right to be considered in the same breath

And possibly Spider ;)

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Re: Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

Postby Dr Markus » 10 Apr 2015, 06:51

I actually think JDB is one of the most underrated music writers in Britain to be honest. Some of the manic’s music has been cach, really cach, but there’s a lot more brilliant stuff than shite. JDB has a safezone when it comes to guitar playing which he rarely moves from but it’s still better than some of the shite around now or when they first started out to their hayday after holy bible and everything must go.
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Re: Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

Postby mission » 10 Apr 2015, 06:56

Copehead wrote:I still don't really understand why the Manics produce more extreme responses than say Muse, but they do and that makes it interesting to discuss them.


You seem to have mistaken what you say about the Manic Street Preachers with the Manic Street Preachers. They are a pretty pedestrian second-division plodrock outfit who no-one really particularly has any strong feelings about. The silly things you say about them, however, do provoke responses.

And your idea of "interesting" matches your boofer-loofer kitschmensch idea of what constitutes decent music.
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Re: Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

Postby Copehead » 10 Apr 2015, 09:38

Dr Markus wrote:I actually think JDB is one of the most underrated music writers in Britain to be honest. Some of the manic’s music has been cach, really cach, but there’s a lot more brilliant stuff that shite. JDB has a safezone when it comes to guitar playing which he rarely moves from but it’s still better than some of the shite around now or when they first started out to their hayday after holy bible and everything must go.


Well said Markus, this thread is really separating the BCB men from the BCB boys.
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Re: Beyond the BCB 130 - The Manic Street Preachers

Postby Copehead » 10 Apr 2015, 09:47

mission wrote:
Copehead wrote:I still don't really understand why the Manics produce more extreme responses than say Muse, but they do and that makes it interesting to discuss them.


You seem to have mistaken what you say about the Manic Street Preachers with the Manic Street Preachers.


Frankly that is rubbish. It doesn't even mean anything.

I laid out a fairly innocuous case for them and let the vitriol flow.

8 pages now.

A thread on Muse would garner one page, generally favourable.

For some reason people seem compelled to share their hatred of MSP in great detail., it is fascinating.

They are a pretty pedestrian second-division plodrock outfit who no-one really particularly has any strong feelings about.


:lol:

Like most people who hate them you appear to have heard very little of their music.

And this very thread shows your point to be risible.

You seem to have made a BCB career out of being spectacularly and comically wrong in just about everything you write, good to see you aren't having an off day here.

Who writes a post on page 8 of a thread saying no one is interested in the thread, you are a hoot.


The silly things you say about them, however, do provoke responses.


Basically all I said is I really like the Manics, the judgement that this is silly and the undeniable compulsion to comment on that is all yours.

And your idea of "interesting" matches your boofer-loofer kitschmensch idea of what constitutes decent music.


Thank you, I think you have all the musical taste of a ten year old dish rag as well.
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