Search found 25153 matches

by seb146
Sun Jan 29, 2023 2:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I love flowers
Replies: 6
Views: 402

Re: I love flowers

Someone suggested Miley's new song is a response to Bruno Mars' song from a few years ago.

*checks notes*

Not that "flowers" apparently.... :)

Jump to post
by seb146
Sat Jan 28, 2023 2:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NFL playoffs!
Replies: 40
Views: 1148

Re: NFL playoffs!

We were watching something and a commercial for the KC-Cincinnati game came on. It looks like Patrick Mahomes has a different shaped helmet than the other quarterbacks. Like it seems more stretched out over the crown of the head. Has anyone else noticed this?

Jump to post
by seb146
Sat Jan 28, 2023 1:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida GOP bans books in school until govt censor can review them
Replies: 35
Views: 1815

Re: Florida GOP bans books in school until govt censor can review them

Ignorant masses are likelier to vote for manipulative politicians... Until they can't vote at all anymore. Once again, the GOP takes a page from every Autocracy 101 lecture. -Taking control of and dictating children education programs... working on it -Taking control of the justice system... in pro...

Jump to post
by seb146
Fri Jan 27, 2023 3:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9899

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

We are talking about 'Classified' documents here. The level of classification is actually more important than the volume. That often seems to get lost in this type of discussion. Do we know what classification the documents were in these three instances?. I’d say the bigger deal is that in the Bide...

Jump to post
by seb146
Thu Jan 26, 2023 1:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: School warned 3 times before teacher shot
Replies: 20
Views: 719

Re: School warned 3 times before teacher shot

Deflection aside the school should have acted and didn't and will pay a hefty price. The school had to act in accordance with gun laws so they didn't violate the student and his family's gun rights. The school should not have to pay anything, right? They didn't violate gun rights for the student or...

Jump to post
by seb146
Thu Jan 26, 2023 1:45 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: School warned 3 times before teacher shot
Replies: 20
Views: 719

Re: School warned 3 times before teacher shot

Obviously this is a family of responsible gun owners but explain to me like I'm a child how a school needs to be warned multiple times that a six year old is an armed responsible gun owner on the property. Also from the article... "Earlier this month, Newport News School Board Chair Lisa Surle...

Jump to post
by seb146
Wed Jan 25, 2023 3:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9899

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

So now Pence is self-reporting. How soon before you see a line of these dopes doing a Reverse-Sandy-Berger and sneaking stuff back in? Pathetic. And just like that "both sides do it" is not even on the radar. <trolling deleted> Utterly wrong. Unsurprisingly. Here on Planet Earth, "bo...

Jump to post
by seb146
Tue Jan 24, 2023 7:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Utah Senator wants to ban porn in USA
Replies: 56
Views: 2686

Re: Utah Senator wants to ban porn in USA

That reminded me this map: https://i.redd.it/vq6awb9nx9o21.png The fine print text on the bottom left corner claim that pornography are covered by the First Amendment in the US according to Supreme Court ruling in year 2002 Lolicon is just plain weird... that said, I could care less if some 17 year...

Jump to post
by seb146
Tue Jan 24, 2023 7:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Utah Senator wants to ban porn in USA
Replies: 56
Views: 2686

Re: Utah Senator wants to ban porn in USA

Senator promises dumb mega donor that he will introduce legifslation that 'Has a very small chance' of getting voted for. Senator gets donations, introduces legilation, profit. Welcome to America. Prositution to the higherst bidder. Senate Style. The American Government system is BROKEN. Its ridicu...

Jump to post
by seb146
Tue Jan 24, 2023 7:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9899

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

So now Pence is self-reporting. How soon before you see a line of these dopes doing a Reverse-Sandy-Berger and sneaking stuff back in? Pathetic. And just like that "both sides do it" is not even on the radar. What's wrong with pointing out flaws in the system and fixing them? Where is the...

Jump to post
by seb146
Tue Jan 24, 2023 6:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Idaho faith healing exemption remains unchanged, and more children die
Replies: 29
Views: 2156

Re: Rightwing men continue have the right to kill wives and children

Plenty of wackos on the left that don’t believe in modern medicine. Title is misleading, obviously biased/false and designed to provoke. I recommend the thread be deleted. Let's just set aside the fact that "the left" do believe in science. Remember which side was screaming about Fauci be...

Jump to post
by seb146
Mon Jan 23, 2023 10:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Idaho faith healing exemption remains unchanged, and more children die
Replies: 29
Views: 2156

Re: Rightwing men continue have the right to kill wives and children

Can we stop calling it "religious liberty" and call it what it really is: Christian nationalism? "Religious liberty" sounds like it covers Sikhs and Muslims and Satanists and Buddhists but it only really applies to a very specific group. People who believe they are Christian, who...

Jump to post
by seb146
Mon Jan 23, 2023 10:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9899

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

But I thought Obama and Biden were closerthanthis, best buds, "Last Guy In The Room" stuff. Even so, I would be surprised if Biden didn't see 99% of the documents Obama saw, same with any VP because they have to be "ready from Day One" don't they? It's pure sophistry to argue th...

Jump to post
by seb146
Mon Jan 23, 2023 6:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Debt Ceiling: Why should the White House negotiate?
Replies: 51
Views: 2353

Re: Debt Ceiling: Why should the White House negotiate?

You need to speak to some Brits about their education and NHS, not so strong. Just try campaigning in the US for those tax rates. Here’s a Twitter thread on the problem https://twitter.com/brian_riedl/status/1616907474086563841?s=61&t=xDG7x2mYV82KYzZvqeeJ7g Please don't conflate the current sta...

Jump to post
by seb146
Mon Jan 23, 2023 6:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9899

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

Then MAGAs need to stop comparing the two! If you want to discuss Biden, stop the whataboutism and "why is Biden being given a pass" and "why wasn't there a raid on Biden" and so forth. You can bring up the former guy without saying his name. I have been doing it for seven years...

Jump to post
by seb146
Mon Jan 23, 2023 3:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Debt Ceiling: Why should the White House negotiate?
Replies: 51
Views: 2353

Re: Debt Ceiling: Why should the White House negotiate?

We just came out of three years of not much revenue and supply chain issues and communities putting off work they had been promised funding for and now the funding is going through. It happens in a normal fiscal year, anyway. The block up from our house just got paved and new sidewalks. That was yea...

Jump to post
by seb146
Mon Jan 23, 2023 3:47 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9899

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

So your defense for Biden is that his weren't the "Good Stuff", so never mind? Risible. And as for who was wandering in and out of Biden's Wilmington home, it would include his son Hunter ("troubled" per Joe), and God knows how many drug dealers and sex workers. Perhaps you migh...

Jump to post
by seb146
Sun Jan 22, 2023 4:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9899

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

Yet another batch found in Biden's Wilmington home. How incompetent are his team not to have found this tranche by now? His house ain't that big, In my book, co-operation would have entailed finding these documents sooner than two and a half months after they knew there was an issue. This whole aff...

Jump to post
by seb146
Sun Jan 22, 2023 4:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Debt Ceiling: Why should the White House negotiate?
Replies: 51
Views: 2353

Re: Debt Ceiling: Why should the White House negotiate?

You could eliminate the DOD and not come close to closing the deficit. Are you for UK style taxes, to pick one, 40% on income starting at $55,000 and 20% VAT? But British taxes are also paying for a strong public education and a strong public health care system. Republicans simply want the morbidly...

Jump to post
by seb146
Sun Jan 22, 2023 1:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9899

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

Yet another batch found in Biden's Wilmington home. How incompetent are his team not to have found this tranche by now? His house ain't that big, In my book, co-operation would have entailed finding these documents sooner than two and a half months after they knew there was an issue. This whole aff...

Jump to post
by seb146
Sun Jan 22, 2023 1:54 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Debt Ceiling: Why should the White House negotiate?
Replies: 51
Views: 2353

Re: Debt Ceiling: Why should the White House negotiate?

As I said what's needed is a golden rule not a debt ceiling. It would be impossible to pass a gigantic tax cut in these circumstances if you don't cut a lot of spending to account for it. Simply cutting spending will do zero to the debt. We need income. Taxes. But, for some reason, when taxation co...

Jump to post
by seb146
Sat Jan 21, 2023 3:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Debt Ceiling: Why should the White House negotiate?
Replies: 51
Views: 2353

Re: Debt Ceiling: Why should the White House negotiate?

As I said what's needed is a golden rule not a debt ceiling. It would be impossible to pass a gigantic tax cut in these circumstances if you don't cut a lot of spending to account for it. Simply cutting spending will do zero to the debt. We need income. Taxes. But, for some reason, when taxation co...

Jump to post
by seb146
Sat Jan 21, 2023 2:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman
Replies: 377
Views: 25753

Re: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman

As a bare minimum both should have checked the weapons status (either of them doing so would have stopped the swiss cheese of the rest of the negligence). They're both culpable and should be charged accordingly. Baldwin had no obligation to check the gun, nor would he be qualified to do so. It is t...

Jump to post
by seb146
Sat Jan 21, 2023 2:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Utah Senator wants to ban porn in USA
Replies: 56
Views: 2686

Re: Utah Senator wants to ban porn in USA

My point is that describing porn as consenting adults watching consenting adults do adult things makes numerous assumptions. Also exposure to violent content is likely to normalise violence. Something that would be viewed as shocking/horrible no longer shocks. Given the level of violent crime socie...

Jump to post
by seb146
Sat Jan 21, 2023 5:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Utah Senator wants to ban porn in USA
Replies: 56
Views: 2686

Re: Utah Senator wants to ban porn in USA

I suppose the key is in the content of the porn; Are both parties human; Did both parties consent; Are both parties adult; The level of violence in the content. My understanding is that repeated exposure to violent content will desensitise the viewer and likely increase the level of violence in soc...

Jump to post
by seb146
Sat Jan 21, 2023 5:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman
Replies: 377
Views: 25753

Re: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman

I was cleaning my gun, I was showing my prize to my family, I was practicing for my brother, it was only out for a minute, I was just getting a sandwich..... What happened to Second Amendment Rights? Is Alec Baldwin suspended from that from birth? That 4 year old who took a gun to school is being d...

Jump to post
by seb146
Fri Jan 20, 2023 2:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Utah Senator wants to ban porn in USA
Replies: 56
Views: 2686

Re: Utah Senator wants to ban porn in USA

Several places around here (deeply MAGA territory) simply scan the bar code on the back of my drivers license and can also use a UV light to ensure it is a legit license. The "adult" web sites I have seen simply say "click here if you are over 18" but no UV light or bar code sca...

Jump to post
by seb146
Fri Jan 20, 2023 4:46 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman
Replies: 377
Views: 25753

Re: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman

I wonder how many "but he didn't know the gun was loaded" and walked white men are out there? This wasn't a normal everyday situation. It was a movie set. I was cleaning my gun, I was showing my prize to my family, I was practicing for my brother, it was only out for a minute, I was just ...

Jump to post
by seb146
Fri Jan 20, 2023 2:32 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman
Replies: 377
Views: 25753

Re: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman

I wonder how many "but he didn't know the gun was loaded" and walked white men are out there?

Jump to post
by seb146
Fri Jan 20, 2023 2:30 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Debt Ceiling: Why should the White House negotiate?
Replies: 51
Views: 2353

Re: Debt Ceiling: Why should the White House negotiate?

The debt ceiling has to be raised to pay for what Congress already passed into law. Why do certain politicians always try to hurt the economy by grandstanding on spending after the pigs have left the pen? There should be no negotiation on lifting the debt ceiling. The discussions must be made when ...

Jump to post
by seb146
Fri Jan 20, 2023 2:20 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Utah Senator wants to ban porn in USA
Replies: 56
Views: 2686

Re: Utah Senator wants to ban porn in USA

15 yo boy: Hey dad? I need to copy your ID for our school's emergency contact information. Let me take it in the morning That is something I would expect a Boomer (grand)parent to fall for. A responsible GenX/Millenial parent who is aware of the law, not so much. But you bring up a good point. Thes...

Jump to post
by seb146
Thu Jan 19, 2023 3:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)
Replies: 111
Views: 7438

Re: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)

Well, if all the fake resume and stealing from veterans and lying about college and using different names will not get him kicked out of office, surely this will https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2023/jan/19/george-santos-drag-queen-brazil-new-york-republican https://www.out.com/news/2023/1/18/soc...

Jump to post
by seb146
Thu Jan 19, 2023 3:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Utah Senator wants to ban porn in USA
Replies: 56
Views: 2686

Re: Utah Senator wants to ban porn in USA

Didn’t Pornhub data reveal the most kinky searches are in blue states but the most time spent consuming porn is in red states? The state of Louisiana recently enacted a requirement for government ID input to adult sites. That IMO is the way to go. 15 yo boy: Hey dad? I need to copy your ID for our ...

Jump to post
by seb146
Thu Jan 19, 2023 3:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Utah Senator wants to ban porn in USA
Replies: 56
Views: 2686

Re: Utah Senator wants to ban porn in USA

Didn’t Pornhub data reveal the most kinky searches are in blue states but the most time spent consuming porn is in red states? I'm sure somebody is keeping track somewhere, but I feel like most of the "here's every state's preferred porn consumption" images floating around the internet ar...

Jump to post
by seb146
Thu Jan 19, 2023 1:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Utah Senator wants to ban porn in USA
Replies: 56
Views: 2686

Re: Utah Senator wants to ban porn in USA

Dear Utah: stop wasting my federal tax dollars with your weird fuddy-duddy bills. - Signed Resident in Another State :talktothehand: PS: what happened to states' rights? Isn't it illegal to sell "adult novelties" in AL and OK? I have not been there for a while, but I remember billboards o...

Jump to post
by seb146
Thu Jan 19, 2023 1:29 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9899

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

President from political party A mishandles documents: matters? Matters not? President from political party B mishandles documents: matters? Matters not? Taking documents he had no right to take is not the same as a staffer with zero oversight taking documents. That would be my view, too, but I'm n...

Jump to post
by seb146
Wed Jan 18, 2023 2:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9899

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

President from political party A mishandles documents: matters? Matters not? President from political party B mishandles documents: matters? Matters not? Taking documents he had no right to take is not the same as a staffer with zero oversight taking documents. There is a very good link up the thre...

Jump to post
by seb146
Wed Jan 18, 2023 6:47 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 4Yr old seen waving a gun.
Replies: 31
Views: 1056

Re: 4Yr old seen waving a gun.

I would be willing to bet if black people enslaved white people for hundreds of years and degraded whites as less than human, while mainly referring to them as white trash, then white trash would be a far less acceptable term… Also keep in mind that there is the mindset in the United States "A...

Jump to post
by seb146
Wed Jan 18, 2023 2:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 4Yr old seen waving a gun.
Replies: 31
Views: 1056

Re: 4Yr old seen waving a gun.

It's Beech Grove IN...anybody that has knowledge of the Indy area knows that the city is pretty much known for being white trash central of Indy in a state full of them :). While I agree with this opinion, I also wonder why these terms are acceptable while calling a Black person the N word or a His...

Jump to post
by seb146
Tue Jan 17, 2023 12:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9899

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

Maybe this will cause Biden to admit that maybe he shouldn't run in 2024. Seriously. Enough of this septuagenarian POTUS nonsense. The silly thing is that the Biden WH is actually operating pretty well on the policy front, but their PR presence and pulse of the nation are rather poor. Always one st...

Jump to post
by seb146
Tue Jan 17, 2023 12:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote
Replies: 276
Views: 13163

Re: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote

The MAGA caucus is hell bent on gutting Social Security and Medicare but I wonder if Democrats put their own budget forward and sensible Republicans help pass it, what then? The government and Social Security and Medicare will be funded but what becomes of our democracy? Provisions are in place by ...

Jump to post
by seb146
Mon Jan 16, 2023 8:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote
Replies: 276
Views: 13163

Re: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote

The MAGA caucus is hell bent on gutting Social Security and Medicare but I wonder if Democrats put their own budget forward and sensible Republicans help pass it, what then? The government and Social Security and Medicare will be funded but what becomes of our democracy? Provisions are in place by t...

Jump to post
by seb146
Fri Jan 13, 2023 3:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Prominent conservative Matt Schlapp accused of fondling male staffer
Replies: 41
Views: 1897

Re: Prominent conservative Matt Schlapp accused of fondling male staffer

It doesn't need to do anything it doesn't want. But the statistics speak for themselves, there is no more violent western nation (including sexual violence) than the USA. You expect other people of other nations to speak openly about how you as an American perceive flaws in their system, but you re...

Jump to post
by seb146
Fri Jan 13, 2023 3:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9899

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

"The View" is not Democratic party hacks, it's a current events gossip show. There are no authoritative sources or reporting involved. There is no particular credence associated with anything they say. It's just opinion, and unqualified at that. Sources in the DoJ said that Garland felt c...

Jump to post
by seb146
Fri Jan 13, 2023 4:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9899

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

Just to summarize: The National Archives, under the MAGA administration (he can simply think and documents are declassified, you know) said not one word about Biden's documents. All of a sudden, there are boxes and boxes of them everywhere Biden has been under the former administration. All this ha...

Jump to post
by seb146
Fri Jan 13, 2023 2:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote
Replies: 276
Views: 13163

Re: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote

I wonder how long we’ll have to wait for the first GOPs explosive snafu, and then watch McCarthy start kissing everyone’s asses all over again… https://news.yahoo.com/republicans-signal-cuts-social-security-175927429.html https://thehill.com/policy/healthcare/3809592-gop-divisions-over-social-secur...

Jump to post
by seb146
Fri Jan 13, 2023 2:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)
Replies: 111
Views: 7438

Re: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)

New York Republicans and Nassau County Republicans want Santos out https://www.cnn.com/2023/01/11/politics/george-santos-nassau-county-resign/index.html https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/congress/new-york-republican-leaders-call-gop-rep-george-santos-resign-campaign-rcna65318 https://thehill.com/home...

Jump to post
by seb146
Fri Jan 13, 2023 2:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9899

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

Just to summarize: The National Archives, under the MAGA administration (he can simply think and documents are declassified, you know) said not one word about Biden's documents. All of a sudden, there are boxes and boxes of them everywhere Biden has been under the former administration. All this has...

Jump to post
by seb146
Thu Jan 12, 2023 3:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9899

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

As with the documents at Mar-A-Lago, there must be an investigation. Unlike the documents at Mar-A-Lago, Biden is cooperating fully. Fully? If he was being "transparent" like he said he would be he wouldn't have waited so long to say something. These were found on November 2nd. Why are we...

Jump to post