I wonder how people will react when they find out that William Boeing (you know, the guy for who the company is named for since he founded it) supported segregationist policies, up to the point that a tract of land he owned was opened for development so long as only Whites could move there. I call ...Jump to post
Inslee is the governor of an state, not just a neighborhood in a city. He was not "asleep at the switch" so much as governing an entire state, Inslee should've sent the National Guard in on night 1. He's guilty of allowing anarchy and criminal activity to occur. The buck stops with him. A...Jump to post
Mayor Jenny and Gov Inslee have blood on their hands, literally. They should be removed from office for allowing felonious activity to happen, including murder. Every one of these little Chazistani bastards ought to be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. And Kshama Sawant is batshit crazy. ...Jump to post
I'm shocked--SHOCKED--that a neocon interventionist would have sour grapes that POTUS has extracted us from hostilities and de-escalated tensions around the globe.
Trump must not have gotten the message from the hawk neocons that the military-industrial complex needs to be constantly fed.
The crime escalated from a simple DUI to a felony assault on a police officer once the officers tried to arrest the man. The man was also previously convicted of another violent felony. You don't just let violent felons take your weapons and the run away. Let's look at the charges so we are all cle...Jump to post
Police are never going to stop killing people in the US. They're armed with a gun and trained to use it...and not as a last resort. US is a racist country, so that results in Black people being poorer, more likely to encounter police, and more likely to have a bad outcome because of it...even if th...Jump to post
But that is the problem: many cops turn off their cameras or take off their cameras or tape over the camera. Then, when someone files suit against them, they say "oops.... no footage. Cop goes free!" and they go on to commit more crimes but no evidence so the keep doing it. The cop who mu...Jump to post
https://seekingalpha.com/article/4353992-united-airlines-lots-of-mileage-left OK, loyalty program gurus--I understand the finance here, but not the concept of monetizing a loyalty program, per se. I always thought it was treated as a liability not an asset. So now UA has $17B+ in liquidity (believed...Jump to post
For those who say--and there are a lot of people saying it, esp in the Twitterverse--that there are no such thing as good cops because they don't stop or speak out against the bad cops or maliciously racially motivated ones, that's even MORE reason to disband police labor unions (and all public sec...Jump to post
I know this is an American topic , but I thought i would add my 2 cents worth. It would seem that people of African descent in the USA and in the UK are constantly talking about slavery as if they are the only people who have suffered but probably that neither they , or their parents or grandparent...Jump to post
I for one look forward to seeing Mineappolis transform itself into Little Mogadishu. It already has. *** The answer isn't in disbanding the police, it's breaking up police labor unions. THAT has protected more bad cops than any other singular institution or consistent factor. For those who say--and...Jump to post
I don't know about the rest of you, but I have such mixed opinions on how things unfold in this age of social media. On one hand, it's quite a relief to see events like this where the truth is laid bare for all to see. Her behavior is utterly contemptible, and certainly the racial angle of her rant ...Jump to post
Again, the nuance, both legal and practical, is lost on many. By "verifying" or fact-checking Trump (but not others), Twitter becomes a publisher. Not a forum, not a social media platform, but a publisher. By taking on the mantle of verifying what people say, instead of simply having an op...Jump to post
JJJ wrote:slider wrote:CZ Shadow 2..
I wouldn't shoot anything else. Went from a vanilla 75 to a Shadow and I'm pretty sure I'll stay in the CZ camp for a good while.
UA also paid a boatload for additional slots that they DID NOT FLY in order to better manage congestion and delays. The inherent environment of the airspace there makes it difficult for anyone to manage, but UA does a good job of it and, going back to CO days, their ATC interface was pretty robust. ...Jump to post
I'm seeing people wearing masks in their cars. Dumbasses.
Almost as dumb as the people on A.net who continue to decry capitalism whilst embracing total government fascist control over their lives as we suicidally destroy the economy and our livelihoods.
I'm not taking any victory lap for the demise of Bolshevik Bernie's campaign. His ideas need to be fought at every turn and with great vigor. Individual liberty and rights need to be protected and upheld; and it's clear we need to educate the latest generation that's fallen prey to the dopey collect...Jump to post
https://www.mediaite.com/tv/gov-ron-desantis-says-florida-is-shutting-down-for-spring-breakers-the-party-is-over/amp/?__twitter_impression=true FL Governor Ron DeSantis is finally getting around to shutting down Florida. "The party is over." TOO LATE. We will see how many elderly Floridia...Jump to post
https://twitter.com/YossiGestetner/status/1240524552645554176?s=20 Interesting statistical timeline here and watching how this unfolds. He's been tracking this daily, and benchmarking Italy vs US. Also germane given the massive population disparity between the two. Here is where Italy/US were at the...Jump to post
https://www.axios.com/timeline-the-earl ... 5faab.html
China's culpability here is growing clearer by the day.
One aspect of furloughs that I find curious (and problematic) is that furloughs are generally just driven by straight DOH seniority. I wonder to what degree certain bases (obviously varies by airline) will be impacted. Some are far more senior than others, which could result in involuntary displacem...Jump to post
No reparations. Biological warfare will never be litigated. The best outcome is that other countries, such as the USA, stand up their own industries to manufacture their own pharmaceuticals, medical equipment, and repatriate that work. I'm done funding the ChiComs. And the silver lining to this whol...Jump to post
Whose responsibility is it to maintain individual personal hygiene?
That's right, the individual person.
How would you like to be responsible for you? Let's start there.
Yesterday afternoon, I saw a blurb on CNBC that Tesla has a bigger market cap than Boeing. I literally stopped in my tracks and had to pause for a moment. I'm less worried about the imminent here and now crisis than I am concerned about Boeing's utter failure of vision for commercial aircraft. They ...Jump to post
I also start to wonder if Americans are typically more prone to hysteria then say Germans, Dutch, or French.... Yes. Because we've had decades of government indoctrination through the media, the educational establishment, etc. This entire affair is being fueled by irresponsible media hysteria. #Wuh...Jump to post
Biden is going to be the puppet for the Dems, that much is clear. Bolshevik Bernie can't get the nomination, not the way the Dems have their primary system set up.
That said, the real issue is and the focus should turn to who Biden's VP pick will be--that's where the firepower will be.
631 deaths now in Italy from 10000 cases. That’s 6% of known cases dying, though it would be less if the unknowns are added. Still a very high number for a ‘flu’ strain as some keep calling it. Italy has the oldest population in Europe, with about 23% of residents 65 or older, according to The New ...Jump to post
https://twitter.com/peterjhasson/status/1237404372650414085?s=20 Oh, Crazy Uncle Joe is at it again, in all his aggro glory, yelling in the faces of blue collar Union autoworkers from Michigan. - “You are full of sh*t” - “Shush!” - “You don’t need an AR-14” - “Don’t be a horse's ass” - “An AR is a m...Jump to post
I hope the global community holds China accountable for this. Biological warfare, in essence, with unleashing the manmade Wuhan Virus. Once we get past the irrational panic and disorder, the ChiComs need a reckoning. China is the major sufferer from this, how can it be biological warfare ? Was Cher...Jump to post
UA has evidently suspended all new hire classes for FAs and pilots, and soliciting for voluntary leaves.Jump to post
dmg626 wrote:The most dangerous place in Washington is between a news camera and Chuck Schumer
StarAC17 wrote:He is no leftist, not by a long shot.
Chris Matthews and others in the media reminisce about a world that ceased to exist a generation ago.
Having a dedicated subfleet (with its own custom seating config) is not easy at all. DL did it originally because NW had it, and then they got, what is essentially, almost a sole source provider contract with the NBA. Consequently, they were able to leverage that with NHL and MLB in order to keep th...Jump to post
Richard is also 64. Maybe the guy just wants to retire and chill. He's earned it, I should think--what a career. But if he's still got the fire, I'm sure he'll have NO challenges finding a gig. He's proven adept at turnarounds. Hmmm, Harley-Davidson's CEO just stepped down and they need someone like...Jump to post
Wasn't United one of the main sponsors of US Open until Emirates came and took over? I think that was about a decade ago, if not more. They were also a major LA Dodger sponsor from 2011 onwards, as well, but now there's Emirates signage all over the stadium. Obviously, Emirates doesn't fly the Dodg...Jump to post
I’ll consider myself a trend setter then. I am taking Delta to the Olympics this summer. TPA-DTW-HND-ATL-TPA. :) I actually liked Delta not being the airline of USOC. I doubt I’ll be able to book premium select to future Olympics for $1,600 if they start blocking out huge amounts of seats for the t...Jump to post
Got off a plane yesterday and 8 people on my flight were wearing masks (you know, the ones that do absolutely NOTHING for preventing it but makes everyone who wears them look like a dope)... The hysteria about this is ridiculous. Carry on, people. Where are you flying in, though? This was LAX-IAH.....Jump to post
If it were an isolated incident, perhaps...happens to everyone. But Biden's mental composition is unsettling at best, an absolute disqualifier at worst. Remember the plagiarism events (multiple) of which the second canceled his first POTUS run? How about "borking" Robert Bork? Lying about ...Jump to post
So, in other words we are back to Biden vs. Trump, correct? The Democrats will block Bernie's nomination, as predicted, and the superdelegates will back the establishment choice. Rinse and repeat, Dems. And they couldn't have picked a weaker candidate either, a guy who is a walking powderkeg of emb...Jump to post
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o12kclzoACQ Sanders operative talking about burning MKE. Bolshevik Bernie had no comment for days, and this man remained in the employ. https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2020/jan/21/guillotine-rich-project-veritas-exposes-another-ra/ Another paid staff member in th...Jump to post
A second overall fleet type would not be the worst thing in the world for WN.Jump to post