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Old 20.05.2010, 12:46
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Re: Dear Swiss "Punk"...

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Unfortunately I can't; these girls judge me by my banker looks.
No, you can STILL have it all.

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Old 20.05.2010, 12:49
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No, you can STILL have it all.

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Old 20.05.2010, 12:49
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You work in a compagny, do you have Punk looking working in your department?
I work in a bank and my colleague used to be a full on punk and still dresses quite punky. Then again it's hard to find *NIX people that aren't like that.
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Old 20.05.2010, 12:50
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Re: Dear Swiss "Punk"...

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Nah. He annoyed me. The nasty little **** threw a lit cigarette at me, which bounced off my jeans - the only unholed jeans I own, by the way - and onto my shoe.

I'm not one to look for trouble (had enough of that already, thank you very much), and had to run for my train, so I couldn't have done much even if I'd had a mind to, but I don't see why I should pretend that these ****s are anything better than louts and hooligans.

Scared? No. Bloody annoyed? Yes.

ok, removed my groan. because you could extend the list to gothics, emos, hippies, 50cent impersonators etc., etc... if the rant was only caused by the pure annoyence of their appearance and laughable attitude etc...
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Old 20.05.2010, 12:55
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Yes this is my point. They are not getting hired because of their looks. And some of them are what DB was descripting.

And this is an important point. You have kids, you want to give them the best education, you want them to go far and strong in life. You push them to perform for their futur. You don't want you kid to finish in the street living outside he ''box'', not finding a job, not having a good and confortable life.
This is why I'm glad punks are around, I may not particular like some of their attitudes but I find this one much more depressing, that your only chance in life is to look and sound just like everyone else.

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No punks, but tats, piercings and strange hair.

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Old 20.05.2010, 12:57
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Re: Dear Swiss "Punk"...

You really don't get it, do you? Ok, I'll try it one more time: living outside of the "box" and having a good life doesn't exclude eachother.

You don't want your kids being punks. Fair enough but please don't assume that the rest of us necessarily feel like you. Next time you may want to exchange the "you" for an "I".

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Old 20.05.2010, 12:57
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I'm there, dude!



So not fair.

Where is our chick eye candy????

I dunno....

This?



Or this?

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Old 20.05.2010, 13:00
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You really don't get it, do you? Ok, I'll try it one more time: living outside of the "box" and having a good life doesn't exclude eachother.

You don't want your kids being punks. Fair enough but please don't assume that the rest of us necessarily feel like you. Next time you may want to exchange the "you" for an "I".
So you don't either...
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Old 20.05.2010, 13:01
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Re: Dear Swiss "Punk"...

I don't really care what people wear, or how many tattoos they have. It's no skin off my nose.

But I'd rather people didn't throw lit cigarettes at me after judging me (by my appearance, no doubt) as a representative of a culture they dislike.

Not too much to ask, is it?
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Old 20.05.2010, 13:03
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And this is an important point. You have kids, you want to give them the best education, you want them to go far and strong in life. You push them to perform for their futur. You don't want you kid to finish in the street living outside he ''box'', not finding a job, not having a good and confortable life.
If you don't want your kid to be punk, I am afraid chances are she will be. It's the rebellion, and against what parents wish, so often, you know...So, just practically - for punk prevention, shove it down her throat every day, say, since the age of 7, how super cool all punks are, and you will see - she will rebel the other way (well, or you turn her into one, but that's always the risk, hahaa).

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You work in a compagny, do you have Punk looking working in your department?
Always. You can't get away from them... They are everywhere.

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Old 20.05.2010, 13:03
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Re: Dear Swiss "Punk"...

All the punks I knew basically kept themselves to themselves. This idiot sounds more like what I would term a Greebo or Crusty. Jobless, antisocial, anti-global, anti-US, anti-everything. Probably knows nothing about real punk music, but will always turn up on May 1st to break a few windows.
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Old 20.05.2010, 13:04
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Re: Dear Swiss "Punk"...

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But I'd rather people didn't throw lit cigarettes at me after judging me (by my appearance, no doubt) as a representative of a culture they dislike.

Not too much to ask, is it?
What, he mistook you for upper class?
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Old 20.05.2010, 13:07
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Re: Dear Swiss "Punk"...

That's why I love the mandatory Swiss army service.

Makes real men out of these punks.
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Old 20.05.2010, 13:14
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"Oi!" is always a good start.

But seriously: Do you guys all skip lunch? I just had mine and there have been three pages of very weird posts in the meantime.

To sum it up: I hope that the EF will survive long enough that we can read very entertaining rants in some years on "how little pricess finds her own style..."
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Old 20.05.2010, 13:16
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All the punks I knew basically kept themselves to themselves. This idiot sounds more like what I would term a Greebo or Crusty. Jobless, antisocial, anti-global, anti-US, anti-everything. Probably knows nothing about real punk music, but will always turn up on May 1st to break a few windows.
This is so true. The anti folks. Then you have those preaching about...lemi think. Organic everything (sorry, no offense to anyone), being uber green, animal rights, homeopathy, the Osho camp (those peeps were fun)....all these trendy issues, that are actually very interesting and important but when you try to factually discuss it with those fundies, there's often not enough substance.

That's when I got tired of the anti, I think I was 17 and moved into the camp of people trying to look or alternatives and discussing options, searching for better answers and not wanting to be associated with posers. People who change the world are rarely those who scream the most. They are quiet, do their work and get inner satisfaction.
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Old 20.05.2010, 13:24
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"Oi!" is always a good start.

But seriously: Do you guys all skip lunch? I just had mine and there have been three pages of very weird posts in the meantime.

To sum it up: I hope that the EF will survive long enough that we can read very entertaining rants in some years on "how little pricess finds her own style..."
I don't care what ''Little Princess'' looks like as long as she works her ass off to have a good life. And I'll make it sure to be behind her to kick it if needed.
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Old 20.05.2010, 13:26
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I don't care what ''Little Princess'' looks like as long as she works her ass off to have a good life. And I'll make it sure to be behind her to kick it if needed.
I hope she is a successful hard working punk
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Old 20.05.2010, 13:50
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That's why I love the mandatory Swiss army service.

Makes real men out of these punks.
You really think the Swiss Army churns out men?
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Old 20.05.2010, 13:52
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You really think the Swiss Army churns out men?
Obviously not:
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Old 20.05.2010, 14:15
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Re: Dear Swiss "Punk"...

If you could just give this lot a Red Bull and a fag, they'd be model Swiss soldiers.

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