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420chan is Getting Overhauled - Changelog/Bug Report/Request Thread (Updated July 26)


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- Wed, 21 Nov 2012 06:41:52 EST GbJ87yyj No.19450
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Anyone want to rap about dinosaurs with me?
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Eliza Neblingkadging - Sun, 14 Jul 2019 13:30:35 EST USKy2DL6 No.23791 Reply
I'm a giant T-Rex, so watch me flex
I've got so much strength, who needs dex?
I'm a massive motherfucker havin T-Rex sex
And I'm the biggest motherfucker in the /dino/ index

Fake news

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- Sun, 02 Jun 2019 23:36:40 EST LToXRHBw No.23778
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Dinosaurs never existed! it was just another enthusiastic jewish invention to make money off stupid people. PROVE ME WRONG BITCHES
Jack Dartridge - Wed, 05 Jun 2019 01:15:25 EST bDQ51Q/l No.23780 Reply
Dude... just... chill out, faggot
Caroline Sanningmodging - Thu, 06 Jun 2019 00:05:58 EST 3Pv13tEi No.23781 Reply
ok lets start with dinosaur bones

Dinos: Awesome or lame?

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- Fri, 19 Jun 2015 23:05:20 EST euabaR5i No.22931
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Is it possible that dinosaurs weren't all that cool? Since the accepted theory is that birds descended from dinosaurs, and since everyone knows that birds suck

Were dinosaurs perhaps just giant, stupid, boring, squawking assholes?
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Fuck Hingerfuck - Fri, 03 May 2019 18:57:08 EST 1GQfHbDd No.23766 Reply
Chickens will skeletonise a mouse in seconds if it walks past before feeding time. Magpies keep shit lists and remember favours, learn to imitate us to take the piss and create art. Eagles hurl animals off cliffs to tenderise them. Birds are worthy of respect.

And of course there is the Emu War.
Shitting Pemblefit - Sun, 26 May 2019 23:37:12 EST /Su+aOIx No.23774 Reply
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explain again how birds suck? i heard they are more intelligent than the average shitposter
Thomas Wazzleshaw - Mon, 03 Jun 2019 18:26:53 EST yV1ARSkA No.23779 Reply
Right now there is a family of little owls (the species, not just owls that are small, though they're pretty small) near my house. It's pretty rare in "cities" but while I'm nowhere near the edge of town there's a lot of trees and fields in my area. Anyway hearing them squeak they're adorable but they do sound like tiny dinosaurs.

While being 20-25cm high they still eat anything smaller than them including smaller birds, mice etc. I don't think they're eating them but I've noticed the squirrels are much edgier than normal lately. Maybe it's because dinosaurs.


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- Fri, 22 Jul 2016 00:04:00 EST gyIfUxzn No.23330
File: 1469160240016.jpg -(84009B / 82.04KB, 479x370) Thumbnail displayed, click image for full size. YOUR FIRST RESPONSE TO A T-REX RAWRING AT YOU
This honestly isnt one of my brighter ideas but my first response was to take off my shoe throw it and try scoring a bonus point down its throat while it rawred at me.
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Shitting Cenningville - Sun, 10 Mar 2019 20:17:49 EST gY5i9NGT No.23737 Reply
I'd probably shit myself and wonder why I got so close to a dinosaur.
Then I'd try to throw my headphones or laptop at it.
Then I'd try to get to a fucking knife or gun so I don't fucking die because there's a FUCKING T-REX RAWRING AT ME

~"he was delicious"~
Phyllis Sebberchadging - Thu, 14 Mar 2019 19:12:33 EST lKyrzFm4 No.23738 Reply
Try and not be the slowest person in the immediate vicinity. Get inside something made of relatively thick (and heavy so it can't pick it up) metal or stone because it's a giant lizard, not a dragon. It can't chew through those things.
Charlotte Dingerlock - Fri, 12 Apr 2019 03:46:38 EST cqevutvC No.23764 Reply

that means i love you in dinosaur >:3

before dinosaurs

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- Wed, 03 Aug 2016 23:20:07 EST sA1X1JXb No.23343
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does /dino/ think there were things here before dinosaurs?

creatures predating dinosaurs.. buried deep turned into oil or other mineral/substance
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Sidney Blunkinnock - Thu, 21 Feb 2019 21:11:38 EST u6HcXoCq No.23731 Reply
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Of course there were, like sea scorpions
Sidney Blunkinnock - Thu, 21 Feb 2019 21:12:45 EST u6HcXoCq No.23732 Reply
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and trilobites, a heck of a lot of them
Clara Dallerforth - Sat, 06 Apr 2019 05:31:48 EST gY5i9NGT No.23758 Reply
Undoubtedly! It's pretentious to assume that we've excavated and completely understood all possible fossil remains on our planet. Who the hell knows what kind of other creatures existed that we've yet to be told about?

World of dino-killer asteroid impact found frozen in time

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- Tue, 02 Apr 2019 19:39:33 EST UJCR7Uw2 No.23751
File: 1554248373989.jpg -(694049B / 677.78KB, 2880x2070) Thumbnail displayed, click image for full size. World of dino-killer asteroid impact found frozen in time
The "Tanis" site of the Hell's Creek formation in North Dakota preserves the immediate hellish hours after the asteroid impact 66 million years ago.

The location is a riverbed where the M10-M11 earthquake caused by the impact (thousands of kilometers away) resulted in a massive "seiche" standing wave, leading to an apocalyptic die-off of plant and animal life, as the river's flow was reversed multiple times similar to a tsunami. Fish gasped for air in their final moments as their gills were filled with sand and small globules of glass that were lifted by the impact from the Yucatan peninsula and rained down in North Dakota like hail and snow. Marine life from the Western Interior Seaway was pushed upstream and mixed with the freshwater fish, all dying within a short period of time. Ash, charred plants and globs of amber indicate the nearby forest was on fire at the same time, and the location is topped by the iridium layer characteristic of the K-T extinction event.

The massive number of fossils were well-preserved in 3D despite being only lightly covered in the immediate aftermath of the impact, showing that no scavenging happened in the near-lifeless hellscape world of the newborn Cenozoic era. A tiny ratlike mammal's burrow was found cutting through the extinction event boundary, with its digger's remains still inside after it died alone in the freezing darkness.

>tl;dr: Most important find regarding the KT asteroid impact since the identification of the Chicxulub crater in the 80's.

First paper, probably of many to be published. Only a ceratopsian hip bone was published in this one, but other dinosaur fossils like raptor feathers have already been found:
>"DePalma’s site will keep specialists busy for at least half a century"
Rebecca Clapperlock - Sat, 06 Apr 2019 00:12:55 EST XmMMINN2 No.23757 Reply
>"DePalma’s site will keep specialists busy for at least half a century"

That's just fucking crazy. That site will still give us new insights when I'm in a home for the elderly.

Can't unsee dinosaur in birds

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- Fri, 06 Apr 2012 09:30:41 EST G+O3yQZI No.18601
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When did you realise that bird = dinosaur?
I'm not sure when for me, about 12 or so? I wonder now why it was even debated so long, look at them. There are still people who debate against it, aren't there?
What blows my mind are african greys, birds (dinosaurs) with the intelligence of a 3-5 year old, with the ability to learn human language (like actually use it, not just 'parrot' it). There's our inteligent dinosaurs.
Also the fact that i can have as many pet dinosaurs as i want. I currently have five. Awesome badass dinosaurs with huge claws for their size and gorgeous iridescent feathers and bright orange eyes and pink feet. They can be really vicious when they want to be, you can see the velociraptor in them, they're also a lot smarter than people think. Smarter than mammals of similar size (like rats) by far. Do you guys have any pet dinosaurs?
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Sophie Heffingnere - Wed, 12 Jul 2017 17:21:11 EST RuME3bDI No.23532 Reply
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(atleast that's the old way of thinking about dinosaurs)
Eliza Duckshaw - Mon, 01 Apr 2019 04:26:51 EST bLXxsr8x No.23750 Reply
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So the site has been rolled back to December.

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- Wed, 20 Feb 2019 21:13:24 EST VY1yCm4h No.23726
File: 1550715204813.jpg -(25544B / 24.95KB, 360x640) Thumbnail displayed, click image for full size. So the site has been rolled back to December.
Not like this board would notice any difference.
Beatrice Blatherhood - Wed, 20 Feb 2019 23:20:14 EST ki7jjlOB No.23727 Reply
Never forget.

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A question for dinosaur truthers.

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- Sun, 19 Aug 2018 05:23:36 EST /sz6wYop No.23671
File: 1534670616501.jpg -(68278B / 66.68KB, 560x232) Thumbnail displayed, click image for full size. A question for dinosaur truthers.
If dinosaurs did in fact exist, why are there now no dinosaur ghosts? I've never heard of the ghost of a dinosaur running amok in a canyon somewhere and upturning tents and hitting low flying A-10s. Why are there no dinosaur ghosts? It's easier to identify a ghost in a house because people live in a confined space and encounter them, sure, but we would have encountered large ghosts of large animals when out hiking or camping or whatever, or tents would have been randomly crushed. I mean I'm sure dinosaur ghosts do exist, somewhere, in caves, if you go far enough in, or deep underground. Miners should have encountered them by now. If the Earth is flat, and has deep caves, then it's a given there are dinosaur ghosts in them.
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Emma Wiggledale - Tue, 16 Oct 2018 08:17:57 EST urqJ6133 No.23701 Reply
Disclaimer: The following is mere speculation and does not necessarily represent truth since presenting the actual, factual evidence of it all would put me and my associates in danger.

You see way back, even before the dinosaurs roamed, the planet existed in a higher frequency that could be seen as a different plane of existance from what we have come to know as "reality of life".
Among the inhabitants of said plane of existance was a sort of grand reptile mass-consciousness that (due to the planet's shift into 3rd-dimensional gear) had to fragment and place it's selves into different scales and shapes of carbon-based biomass entities, in order to descend with earth to avoid extinction.
These lifeforms came to be what we now call "dinosaurs", which really were but a mere shadow of their original form.
But again, this is just a speculation.
Molly Grandstone - Thu, 29 Nov 2018 16:53:44 EST qssXGBQi No.23713 Reply
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How do you explain THIS then??????
Hamilton Hivingstone - Thu, 13 Dec 2018 23:10:04 EST N0DRPxiO No.23725 Reply
As our soul decays, we reach higher planes of existence.

We are the sloughed off flesh of a rotting god so deep in the void it is physically impossible to reach him.

We can’t travel faster than the distance entropy dooms is to. The rate is too high.

Dinosaurs doing drugs

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- Sun, 05 May 2013 00:21:13 EST sacMnfj8 No.20190
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Hey this shit is real simple yo post pics of dinosaurs smoking weed and shit
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Faggy Choffingville - Mon, 18 May 2015 13:57:28 EST OPTNp0SZ No.22867 Reply

Fuck I fucked this up, someone post that comic about smoking owls. All you get here are turtles and owls.

Do you think dinosaurs were concious?

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- Sun, 28 Sep 2014 07:18:12 EST tmP/sW/9 No.22133
File: 1411903092406.jpg -(304581B / 297.44KB, 2281x1643) Thumbnail displayed, click image for full size. Do you think dinosaurs were concious?
Were dinosaurs aware? did they have thoughts?

i know its impossible to know for sure (i think?), but, what do you think? :p
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Ebenezer Woffingson - Thu, 06 Sep 2018 17:32:59 EST D7viY2z9 No.23692 Reply
Yeah troodonts probably had at least crow like intelligence and crows hold funerals for their dead
Nigel Wundlespear - Sat, 06 Oct 2018 14:27:35 EST 27lZqxsj No.23698 Reply
Mass extinctions very much influence evolution, you're stupid.
Doris Blatherfield - Thu, 25 Oct 2018 13:44:18 EST 8IEN4UQf No.23708 Reply
According to this theory, the avian cerebrum is almost entirely composed of basal ganglia, the basal ganglia is involved in only instinctive behaviour, and the malleable behaviour that is thought to typify mammals exclusively requires the so-called neocortex. However, towards the end of the twentieth century, there accumulated a wealth of evidence that these viewpoints were incorrect. The avian cerebrum has a large pallial territory that performs functions similar to those of the mammalian cortex. Although the avian pallium is nuclear, and the mammalian cortex is laminar in organization, the avian pallium supports cognitive abilities similar to, and for some species more advanced than, those of many mammals. To eliminate these misconceptions, an international forum of neuroscientists (BOX 1) has, for the first time in 100 years, developed new terminology that more accurately reflects our current understanding of the avian cerebrum and its homologies with mammals. This change in terminology is part of a new understanding of vertebrate brain evolution.

The apparent pallial relationships between these mammalian and avian brain regions were also supported by molecular embryology studies28,68,69. During development, both the avian hyperstriatum and neostriatum and the mammalian pallium express the pallium-specific transcription factors EMX1, PAX6 and TBR1. The developmental data led to uncertainties about how much of the archistriatum is pallial28,30. However, comparisons of the expression of the brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF ) and the glutamate receptor mGluR2 in adult birds and mammals indicated that the entire avian archistriatum, as defined in brain atlases17,70, expresses these pallium-specific mRNAs34,36. Further studies of the comparative expression patterns of other glutamate receptors in adult birds and mammals36 support these conclusions. Together, these studies indicate that the avian hyperstriatum, neostriatum, and archistriatum might be homologous to mammalian pallial regions.

An example of how avian pallial and sub-pallial areas can interact to produce complex behaviour in the context of the new view of avian brain organization can be seen in the brain pathways that control learned vocal communication (FIG. 3). Most of the telencephalic auditory processing areas are in the pallium, adjacent to a smaller auditory area in the striatum (FIG. 3a). Likewise, most of the telencephalic vocal control nuclei are in the pallium, with one vocal nucleus in the striatum (FIG. 3b). The vocal nuclei that are involved in the production of learned vocalizations, including human speech in parrots111, make up a pathway that directly innervates brainstem motor neurons (FIG. 3b, black arrows). This vocal motor pathway is similar to mammalian motor corticobulbar pathways106. The vocal nuclei that are involved in the imitation of vocalizations form a pallial–basal ganglia–thalamic–pallial loop (FIG. 3b, white arrows). This vocal learning pathway is similar to mammalian cortical–basal ganglia–thalamic–cortical loops27,106,114, which are involved in motor learning, sensorimotor integration and addictive behaviours. Other avian sensory and motor systems that are used for cognitive behaviours share a common circuit organization with the auditory and vocal pathways63,64.


Modern Animals That Resemble Dinosaurs

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- Sun, 29 Jul 2018 09:30:54 EST xv1AouJM No.23663
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Cyril Fublingfig - Wed, 29 Aug 2018 01:29:21 EST 4xdlYu9c No.23682 Reply
These animals all look like total assholes

Mexican Scientists Discover New Dinosaur Has Booty Spikes

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- Thu, 14 Jun 2018 17:10:14 EST kp0O/F+7 No.23647
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damn gurl are you Acantholipan gonzalezi cuz that booty could kill the club

>Paleontologists at Mexico's acclaimed Desert Museum have discovered the remains of a new species of dinosaur that inhabited the coast of northwest Coahuila state 85 million years ago, making it the oldest dinosaur to have inhabited the region.

>The name Acantholipan gonzalezi, comes from the Greek acanthos, which means spine, and Lipan, in honor of the brave Apache tribe that inhabited the region where the specimen was found.

>Acantholipan differs from its closest relatives such as Nodosaurus and Niobrarasaurus, since the ulna (one of the bones of their forearms), has a much larger projection than in other nodosaurs, in addition to having conical spines in the pelvic region.
Samuel Blatherdale - Thu, 21 Jun 2018 09:06:23 EST WRvx0K8m No.23653 Reply
I literally got an erection, is this bad?
Samuel Pishfield - Mon, 25 Jun 2018 14:53:02 EST +D4GB2oV No.23654 Reply
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Mexican dino 🐊🐲

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