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by seb146
Mon Sep 16, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: SJWs on the use of "Latinx"
Replies: 24
Views: 602

Re: SJWs on the use of "Latinx"

Had a conversation at work about this. Hispanic is probably not the best choice of words when naming this month as it implies that it is for Spanish speakers only. Latino is incorrect as it omits Spain. So it is just another month to covet your heritage if you care about it at all. I don't know why...

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by seb146
Mon Sep 16, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: More Kavanaugh Allegations
Replies: 62
Views: 1786

Re: More Kavanaugh Allegations

Not to derail the thread much more but: How many have the anti fascists murdered in the name of their leader? Who is their leader, anyway? We already know who inspires right wing domestic terrorists who have actually murdered people in his name. The Dayton Shooter had mental health and family issue...

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by seb146
Mon Sep 16, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: More Kavanaugh Allegations
Replies: 62
Views: 1786

Re: More Kavanaugh Allegations

It seems Kavanaugh was "completely vetted" without the FBI having talked to anyone he went to Yale with https://www.huffpost.com/entry/opinion-kavanaugh-fbi-investigation_n_5bb58157e4b0876eda9afeff?utm_medium=facebook&utm_source=politics_fb&ncid=fcbklnkushpmg00000013&utm_campa...

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by seb146
Mon Sep 16, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Super Earth K2-18b
Replies: 18
Views: 543

Re: Super Earth K2-18b

There are life forms in the hot and acidic pools in Yellowstone Park. There are life forms around sulfuric vents at the bottom of our oceans. Life forms do not have to look like us and be carbon based and process a very specific oxygen/nitrogen blend. We know that life evolves and adapts. There is a...

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by seb146
Mon Sep 16, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: More Kavanaugh Allegations
Replies: 62
Views: 1786

Re: More Kavanaugh Allegations

It seems Kavanaugh was "completely vetted" without the FBI having talked to anyone he went to Yale with https://www.huffpost.com/entry/opinion-kavanaugh-fbi-investigation_n_5bb58157e4b0876eda9afeff?utm_medium=facebook&utm_source=politics_fb&ncid=fcbklnkushpmg00000013&utm_campai...

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by seb146
Mon Sep 16, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: More Kavanaugh Allegations
Replies: 62
Views: 1786

Re: More Kavanaugh Allegations

We already see it from the right with Proud Boys, Patriot Prayer, El Paso shooting, chants of "send them back", concentration camps at the border............. Antifa, the Dayton Shooter, and the other people that still think the Russians helped Trump... Not to derail the thread much more ...

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by seb146
Mon Sep 16, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 9/12 Democratic Debate Thread
Replies: 64
Views: 1739

Re: 9/12 Democratic Debate Thread

Some of you would make Waxman proud. Advocating for the Green New Deal... That has me rolling in stitches. Why am I not surprised? The are going full tilt boogey on corporations and the rich, tax them, tax them, and tax them some more. Like that is going to work. The economy and the middle class we...

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by seb146
Mon Sep 16, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: More Kavanaugh Allegations
Replies: 62
Views: 1786

Re: More Kavanaugh Allegations

Yeah, the left is like that when it comes to people that don’t bow to their demands. The public passes a ballot measure, the libs ignore it an make their own laws. Loose an election, claim it was rigged. Don’t get their way in an appointment, wreck the person. The left is a joke. Supporters of Demo...

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by seb146
Mon Sep 16, 2019 1:29 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: More Kavanaugh Allegations
Replies: 62
Views: 1786

Re: More Kavanaugh Allegations

727LOVER wrote:
If she is...is she representing the WHOLE Democrat party?


Who is the leader of the "Democrat" party? How many seats to they have? What is the history of the "Democrat" party?

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by seb146
Mon Sep 16, 2019 1:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 9/12 Democratic Debate Thread
Replies: 64
Views: 1739

Re: 9/12 Democratic Debate Thread

Why would poor people "buy" more money when they can get them for free from the Government? There are so many Dems running for the presidency promising exactly that. AND the wonderful Green New Deal which will be paid by the rich. Yes, really! You just can't make this stuff up!!! The &quo...

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by seb146
Mon Sep 16, 2019 1:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: More Kavanaugh Allegations
Replies: 62
Views: 1786

Re: More Kavanaugh Allegations

About 20 years ago, I had some nasty lady tweak my nipple inside a gas station 1. she was nasty 2. I'm gay how ridiculous would I have looked pressing charges? Neither of your reasons are the point. It was unwanted. Nipples, for some reason, are considered sexual. I have been grabbed by women befor...

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by seb146
Sun Sep 15, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 9/12 Democratic Debate Thread
Replies: 64
Views: 1739

Re: 9/12 Democratic Debate Thread

Dear comrades do NOT despair! There is still hope. https://scontent.fath2-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/70391227_382706865744749_4958240074773823488_n.png?_nc_cat=100&_nc_oc=AQkj22zsUyY4Dh-71XXfPyyholDLu8cS0zqzq22Us9KVedXf2bm53SPF3pAcEs4XYPI&_nc_ht=scontent.fath2-1.fna&oh=38b01d95016e57300ea...

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by seb146
Sun Sep 15, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: More Kavanaugh Allegations
Replies: 62
Views: 1786

Re: More Kavanaugh Allegations

I find it interesting that Republicans are innocent every single time but Democrats need to be held accountable for anything their accusers say.....

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by seb146
Sat Sep 14, 2019 10:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 9/12 Democratic Debate Thread
Replies: 64
Views: 1739

Re: 9/12 Democratic Debate Thread

Ah, the mob mentality. Glad to see it is alive and well. Tell us again how America is great now but not 1776-2016? The MAGA base actually believe that if they elect their dear leader again and again that he will actually do something about mass shootings, health care costs, tariffs killing American...

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by seb146
Sat Sep 14, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump wants to loan Iran $15 billion? SAD!
Replies: 27
Views: 1276

Re: Trump wants to loan Iran $15 billion? SAD!

Someone should start a list of things that were cancelled after January 2017, renegotiated poorly and then reinstated under worse terms and conditions. Like this deal.

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by seb146
Sat Sep 14, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AA ending sponsorship rights to Miami Heat Arena
Replies: 36
Views: 4191

Re: AA ending sponsorship rights to Miami Heat Arena

I know this is a long shot but what about Brightline sponsoring the arena? I mentioned before about local or regional companies sponsoring arenas like Moda Health Care in Portland and Golden 1 Credit Union in Sacramento and Talking Stick Casino in Phoenix. I could not think of any regional companies...

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by seb146
Sat Sep 14, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 9/12 Democratic Debate Thread
Replies: 64
Views: 1739

Re: 9/12 Democratic Debate Thread

Who are these people? Sad is to not see a single American flag. These people wanting to be President, hate this country. They have no love for it. Power hungry ineptocrats. There is no winning with you people. If they had worn flags, you all would be complaining they are made in China and why are t...

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by seb146
Sat Sep 14, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Great Concert Lineups
Replies: 15
Views: 412

Re: Great Concert Lineups

The brosband repeats the same story over and over and over about he went to see Rolling Stones years ago in San Francisco. I usually tune out about this time because I have heard the story so many times. The first act was George Thurgood, the second was Lynard Skynard and the final act was Rolling S...

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by seb146
Fri Sep 13, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NC GOP override budget veto with surprise vote on 9/11
Replies: 36
Views: 1306

Re: NC GOP override budget veto with surprise vote on 9/11

Sure. Here ya go- https://www.dailywire.com/news/51676/media-says-republicans-used-911-memorial-trick-james-barrett?fbclid=IwAR1-aPOEwT6XwbmnyvS5I758rK-NtrT_Msuv8_9iJSdMtm3m2JRKc3JlRmE It still does not excuse the FACT that Republicans put out a schedule saying THERE WOULD BE NO VOTES until the aft...

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by seb146
Fri Sep 13, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 9/12 Democratic Debate Thread
Replies: 64
Views: 1739

Re: 9/12 Democratic Debate Thread

Let's also discuss a death threat to one of the Democratic candidates. https://www.theverge.com/2019/9/13/20864426/twitter-death-threat-beto-orourke-briscoe-cain-democratic-debate-gun-reform https://www.politico.com/story/2019/09/13/orourke-death-threat-texas-lawmaker-1494500 Families and children a...

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by seb146
Fri Sep 13, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NC GOP override budget veto with surprise vote on 9/11
Replies: 36
Views: 1306

Re: NC GOP override budget veto with surprise vote on 9/11

Sure, there was a 9/11 memorial that two Democratic legislators attended. Source? So, saying "the GOP scheduled this vote while all of the Democrats were at 9/11 memorials" is a lie. The two Democratic representatives who were at the 9/11 memorial were completely irrelevant to the vote or...

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by seb146
Fri Sep 13, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NC GOP override budget veto with surprise vote on 9/11
Replies: 36
Views: 1306

Re: NC GOP override budget veto with surprise vote on 9/11

I'm not really "ok" with any of it....lying to push their agenda (if that is what occurred), or lying about fictitious 9/11 memorials to generate outrage (which some in the media and on the left have done). You are DL saying "both sides do it" without saying it. Weak argument, m...

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by seb146
Fri Sep 13, 2019 4:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 9/12 Democratic Debate Thread
Replies: 64
Views: 1739

Re: 9/12 Democratic Debate Thread

I love how righteis are telling us "good" reasons why none of these candidates are electable. This one is too short, that one is too tall, too much sweat, not enough sweat, too far left, not far enough left.... Here's an idea: instead of telling us who to vote for, Republicans maybe should...

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by seb146
Fri Sep 13, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NC GOP override budget veto with surprise vote on 9/11
Replies: 36
Views: 1306

Re: NC GOP override budget veto with surprise vote on 9/11

Not sure what that has to do with the false allegation that the Democrats failed to prevent this vote because they were all at a 9/11 memorial. It is almost is if the actual facts aren't outrageous enough, so a fake narrative has to be created with the hopes that people don't fact check it. So you ...

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by seb146
Fri Sep 13, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AA office appears in Ghost music video
Replies: 2
Views: 249

Re: AA office appears in Ghost music video

The Pantages is near Hollywood and Vine. I always thought that was an odd name so it sticks with me. I don't recall a building like the one in the background but the theater is still there.

I love the old GMC bus they showed in the stock footage of the boulevard.

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by seb146
Fri Sep 13, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NC GOP override budget veto with surprise vote on 9/11
Replies: 36
Views: 1306

Re: NC GOP override budget veto with surprise vote on 9/11

Two Democrats were at a 9/11 memorial. The rest just chose not to show up. There is evidence that the chairman of the House Rules, Calendar, and Operations committee told the minority leader there would be no votes during the morning. The few Democrats there were so that a quorum could be establish...

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by seb146
Fri Sep 13, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AA ending sponsorship rights to Miami Heat Arena
Replies: 36
Views: 4191

Re: AA ending sponsorship rights to Miami Heat Arena

I was scrolling through my social media feeds this morning and saw this https://www.cnet.com/news/bangbros-porn-site-bids-10m-on-naming-rights-for-miami-stadium/ and thought it was The Onion at it again. Apparently not. An "adult" web site has paid the application fee for naming rights. I ...

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by seb146
Fri Sep 13, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NC GOP override budget veto with surprise vote on 9/11
Replies: 36
Views: 1306

Re: NC GOP override budget veto with surprise vote on 9/11

After using 9/11 to boast about how your buildings are now the tallest in Manhattan, the second best thing to do is hold a surprise vote while your colleagues are at a memorial event! "North Carolina House Republicans called a surprise vote and overrode Gov. Roy Cooper’s budget veto on Wednesd...

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by seb146
Fri Sep 13, 2019 4:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What is Benny Hinn up to? (renounces Prosperity Gospel)
Replies: 6
Views: 448

Re: What is Benny Hinn up to? (renounces Prosperity Gospel)

I didn't know he was still a thing? Maybe he is losing money or the company who does his distribution is going under? Or, yes, he probably got caught doing something he was not supposed to be doing. This will be interesting to watch.

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by seb146
Fri Sep 13, 2019 4:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 9/12 Democratic Debate Thread
Replies: 64
Views: 1739

Re: 9/12 Democratic Debate Thread

On a more serious note just more toxic rhetoric and after they say Trump is some sort of Demon they go back to saying how to tax everyone much more and give people that don't work a living. Yawn Prey tell, how are we supposed to pay for things like the out of control debt, out of control deficit, t...

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by seb146
Thu Sep 12, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NC GOP override budget veto with surprise vote on 9/11
Replies: 36
Views: 1306

Re: NC GOP override budget veto with surprise vote on 9/11

They gerrymander the heck out of a district out of desperation so they can hold onto it and, now, they lie about votes. They can't get support by being themselves and being honest. I suppose they will blame everyone else as they do.....

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by seb146
Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Facts On Gun Violence In America
Replies: 20
Views: 680

Re: Facts On Gun Violence In America

Your introduction asks that we keep our emotions in check as we post but then this is posted. This is directed at a certain individual that shall remain nameless, who starts tossing about suck terms. And that is a direct quote from the article in Vox. The same article that argues FOR gun control?

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by seb146
Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Facts On Gun Violence In America
Replies: 20
Views: 680

Re: Facts On Gun Violence In America

So thank you for making a good case for proper regulation and laws on firearms! You don't regulate a right. What you are alluding to is Concealed Carry, which can be regulated. So I can walk into a crowded auditorium and scream "FIRE!" because I have that right. Rights CAN be regulated.

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by seb146
Thu Sep 12, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump fires Bolton as National Security Advisor
Replies: 48
Views: 1643

Re: Trump fires Bolton as National Security Advisor

And now Trump is looking into giving Iran a bailout to come back to talks after Trump shredded the last agreement. https://www.businessinsider.com/trump-deal-iran-15-billion-nuclear-france-2019-9 Wouldn't it have been nice if we hadn't cancelled the original agreement? President Donald Trump is rep...

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by seb146
Thu Sep 12, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rep. Ilhan Omar Named in Divorce Papers as the "Other Woman".
Replies: 49
Views: 1872

Re: Rep. Ilhan Omar Named in Divorce Papers as the "Other Woman".

She has still questions to answer. One is why did she file joint state and federal tax returns with a man she was not legally married while still married to another? https://www.apnews.com/b49ee5604ec2435a90945820b7c973eb Oh wow suddenly interested in tax returns. Some might say that's a wee bit hy...

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by seb146
Thu Sep 12, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Facts On Gun Violence In America
Replies: 20
Views: 680

Re: Facts On Gun Violence In America

5. Higher rates of gun ownership are not associated with higher rates of violent crime. Canada is ranked 12th in the world for the number of civilianowned guns per capita and reports one of the world’s lower homicide rates—but even then, some provinces have higher homicide rates than U.S. states wi...

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by seb146
Thu Sep 12, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Put Your Faith in Government, More Laws
Replies: 104
Views: 2262

Re: Put Your Faith in Government, More Laws

As far as employers offering health care, it is a joke. A complete and total joke. Co-pays and deductibles and what is covered and what is not covered is so crazy it is not worth it. We can agree that is a thread all unto itself. The reason I mentioned it is because this is one of the byproducts of...

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by seb146
Thu Sep 12, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Put Your Faith in Government, More Laws
Replies: 104
Views: 2262

Re: Put Your Faith in Government, More Laws

This thread is supposed to be about how big gub'mint can't do nothin but I don't see the screams and cries of protest over the occupant of the White House demanding vaping be banned.....

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by seb146
Thu Sep 12, 2019 3:52 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: American Football - It's back!
Replies: 77
Views: 2374

Re: American Football - It's back!

I'm no Patriots fan, but did you watch Sunday night? Have you seen their schedule? There's no way they win less than 12 games this year - easily the easiest schedule a defending SB champ has ever had. We were told the same thing about Oakland vs. Tampa Bay in that one Super Bowl, too.... What are y...

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by seb146
Wed Sep 11, 2019 8:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United to 50 states
Replies: 49
Views: 9378

Re: United to 50 states

I don't know about pre-deregulation but I know there was a time after deregulation they made a big deal about flying to all 50 states. IIRC, it didn't last long. I could not understand why they would fly to Delaware.

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by seb146
Wed Sep 11, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Put Your Faith in Government, More Laws
Replies: 104
Views: 2262

Re: Put Your Faith in Government, More Laws

... when we can not afford things like food and health care, it is our fault. Employer offered healthcare was created as a way to attract/retain employees without giving them raises. Also, it wasn't taxable to the employee, so it was a benefit. Funny how Obama wrecked that. Obama tried to expand he...

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by seb146
Wed Sep 11, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: American Football - It's back!
Replies: 77
Views: 2374

Re: American Football - It's back!

All of this love and support for the Patriots, I wonder what will happen when the go 7-9 this year? I'm no Patriots fan, but did you watch Sunday night? Have you seen their schedule? There's no way they win less than 12 games this year - easily the easiest schedule a defending SB champ has ever had...

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by seb146
Wed Sep 11, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump fires Bolton as National Security Advisor
Replies: 48
Views: 1643

Re: Trump fires Bolton as National Security Advisor

Are they still arguing on social media about who broke up with whom? Maybe if one of them had not announced a cancelled secret meeting with terrorists on American soil the week of the worst terror attack in American history..... Maybe Trump invited the Taliban to "celebrate 9/11". He seem...

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by seb146
Wed Sep 11, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Put Your Faith in Government, More Laws
Replies: 104
Views: 2262

Re: Put Your Faith in Government, More Laws

Unions shouldn't be part of any government entity. That is how things were looked at, you didn't make as much as the private sector, but you had job security. Now the government is bloated, and to add, you have to pay salaries comparable in the public sector. No matter which way you look at it, it ...

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by seb146
Wed Sep 11, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Put Your Faith in Government, More Laws
Replies: 104
Views: 2262

Re: Put Your Faith in Government, More Laws

People will leave Illinois, and their LEO's will quit and lose their pensions right? What happens when there is no money to pay the pensions? Keep raising taxes? What happens when LEOs aren't effective because they aren't properly funded? Given the tools to do their jobs? PART of the reason pension...

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by seb146
Wed Sep 11, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump fires Bolton as National Security Advisor
Replies: 48
Views: 1643

Re: Trump fires Bolton as National Security Advisor

Are they still arguing on social media about who broke up with whom? Maybe if one of them had not announced a cancelled secret meeting with terrorists on American soil the week of the worst terror attack in American history.....

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by seb146
Wed Sep 11, 2019 4:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rep. Ilhan Omar Named in Divorce Papers as the "Other Woman".
Replies: 49
Views: 1872

Re: Rep. Ilhan Omar Named in Divorce Papers as the "Other Woman".

As face for Muslim values that is totally unacceptable. The man she's opened her legs for is a white christian male, isn't that also totally unacceptable? I didn't think white christian males were supposed to fraternize with women who weren't white and christian?? Where is the evidence that she &qu...

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by seb146
Wed Sep 11, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Put Your Faith in Government, More Laws
Replies: 104
Views: 2262

Re: Put Your Faith in Government, More Laws

I need all the ammo necessary to stay proficient and protect myself. Not just the four or five rounds you tell us we need. Which is part of being in a well regulated militia. Again, Illinois is spending more than it takes in. Therein lies the problem. It isn't a taxation problem, it is a spending p...

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by seb146
Wed Sep 11, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: American Football - It's back!
Replies: 77
Views: 2374

Re: American Football - It's back!

All of this love and support for the Patriots, I wonder what will happen when the go 7-9 this year?

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by seb146
Wed Sep 11, 2019 4:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rep. Ilhan Omar Named in Divorce Papers as the "Other Woman".
Replies: 49
Views: 1872

Re: Rep. Ilhan Omar Named in Divorce Papers as the "Other Woman".

When a nun or orthodox Jew is elected to Congress, they would need to change the rules for them, why not get it out of the way now? None of this, of course, has anything to do with the alleged affair, which has yet to be proven other than the husband pledging his love for Omar. I was in a horrible r...

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