Club PA 2.0 has arrived! If you'd like to access some extra PA content and help support the forums, check it out at patreon.com/ClubPA
The image size limit has been raised to 1mb! Anything larger than that should be linked to. This is a HARD limit, please do not abuse it.
Our new Indie Games subforum is now open for business in G&T. Go and check it out, you might land a code for a free game. If you're developing an indie game and want to post about it, follow these directions. If you don't, he'll break your legs! Hahaha! Seriously though.
Our rules have been updated and given their own forum. Go and look at them! They are nice, and there may be new ones that you didn't know about! Hooray for rules! Hooray for The System! Hooray for Conforming!

!spoO .daerhT scimocbeW sdrawkcaB ehT

19495969798100»

Posts

  • Lord_AsmodeusLord_Asmodeus goeticSobriquet: Here is your magical cryptic riddle-tumour: I AM A TIME MACHINERegistered User regular
    edited December 2014
    Well I just don't think it needs to be an absolute, or that censorship is always bad. I mean it's largely because there aren't two different words for what you're describing and what I'm describing, there's just the one word. Censorship is about restricting access based on moral arguments/offense/etc. It doesn't have to be an absolute restriction of everyone. Self-censorship, not opposed from the outside is a thing.

    There isn't a different word for "Government/State authority restricting all access to art and information based on morality or offensiveness" and "Lesser public or private authority restricting access to art and information based on morality and offensiveness" When a company restricts their own employees from swearing on the job, its censorship. What other word would you use to describe that?

    Like there might be other words to describe that situation, but not the thing that censorship is, but described at different scales or levels. Censorship of a whole society, and censorship of a single store are both censorship, from different sources, on a different scale. There aren't different words for that exact same thing with censorship as the most extreme kind and other words meaning more mild variants of it.

    Lord_Asmodeus on
    Lord_Asmodeus.gifLord_Asmodeus2.gifz1i30sg.png
  • HobnailHobnail Registered User regular
    Well it depends what you mean by snuff film, there are certainly numerous online videos of Cartel type gentlemen doing extremely violent things to people

    GvzbgulShadow Demon
  • imdointhisimdointhis I should actually stop doin' this. Registered User regular
    I like that we're page 100'ing and talking about snuff films.

    This has been an excellent webcomic thread.

    dedicated to being a z-tier toilet poster
    Centipede DamascusLord_AsmodeusGvzbgulDisruptedCapitalistPanda4YoucB557Elaro
  • HobnailHobnail Registered User regular
    Don't you fucking judge me

    imdointhis
  • GvzbgulGvzbgul Ask me about my scrotalist agenda Registered User regular
    I was meaning films where people are killed that are specifically made to be sold to people.

This discussion has been closed.