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by MaverickM11
Wed Jun 26, 2019 5:29 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sanders's plan to eliminate school debt
Replies: 20
Views: 481

Re: Sanders's plan to eliminate school debt

But it's a bargain compared to the $7T wasted on wars, or the trillions in tax cuts and bailouts--it might even pay for itself! I don't doubt that, but pointing to the wars and tax cuts is not a justification to follow through with this either (though it's an excellent tool to use against war hawks...

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by MaverickM11
Wed Jun 26, 2019 2:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is it time for airports to remove CNN?
Replies: 33
Views: 376

Re: Is it time for airports to remove CNN?

CNN continues to claim they are an objective news organization but many people see a tremendous amount of bias, especially since the last election. Their prime time ratings have now fallen both below Nick at Night and HGTV. Do airports individually get to choose what network to air, or how did CNN ...

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by MaverickM11
Tue Jun 25, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: OR Statehouse shutdown by right wing militia threat after GOP walks out
Replies: 48
Views: 801

Re: OR Statehouse shutdown by right wing militia threat after GOP walks out

Tax payer funded police tracking down senators enjoying their tax funded entitlement, it's not pay if you don't work, refusing to their job.... What the legislators are doing is effectively similar to striking. Do you support strike breaking? Tugg You're gonna have to ice your elbow after that reac...

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by MaverickM11
Tue Jun 25, 2019 8:54 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: OR Statehouse shutdown by right wing militia threat after GOP walks out
Replies: 48
Views: 801

Re: OR Statehouse shutdown by right wing militia threat after GOP walks out

They are literally nazi’s re-incarnate. You seem sane. Let me guess--you crapped your pants in rage over AOC mentioning concentration camps.... :roll: Good job OP though on using the wing-nut description...I was almost expecting intelligent thought on this board...who am I kidding, no I wasn’t. You...

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by MaverickM11
Mon Jun 24, 2019 11:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Roy Moore Could Actually Win Alabama’s Republican Senate Primary
Replies: 12
Views: 452

Re: How Roy Moore Could Actually Win Alabama’s Republican Senate Primary

I don’t think a soul is surprised that a christian pedophile could win Alabama, as long as he’s republican.

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by MaverickM11
Mon Jun 24, 2019 11:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: A Sure Cure for the Most Blatant Racists
Replies: 73
Views: 1978

Re: A Sure Cure for the Most Blatant Racists

Third: This bs on prison reform is a crock of ——. Nothing is being done about the systematic and historic nature of the criminal justice system. You do realize that you can prevent yourself from being thrown in jail by not breaking the law right? The fact that you say that in a thread about a group...

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by MaverickM11
Mon Jun 24, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: A Sure Cure for the Most Blatant Racists
Replies: 73
Views: 1978

Re: A Sure Cure for the Most Blatant Racists

Last time I will say this: I am talking about the MAGA base right now, not the voters from 2 1/2 years ago. Here we go with the identity politics again. Independent voters make up more of the electorate than you think. Just because someone wears a read hat with a slogan or not doesn't make a huge g...

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by MaverickM11
Mon Jun 24, 2019 3:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: OR Statehouse shutdown by right wing militia threat after GOP walks out
Replies: 48
Views: 801

OR Statehouse shutdown by right wing militia threat after GOP walks out

Remember those wingnuts that took over the bird sanctuary? They're back! And ready to help the GOP that walked out, one of whom sure seemed to allude to violence, "send bachelors and come heavily armed". "Kate Gillem, a spokeswoman for the Oregon Senate Republicans, responded Friday t...

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by MaverickM11
Mon Jun 24, 2019 2:42 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: A Sure Cure for the Most Blatant Racists
Replies: 73
Views: 1978

Re: A Sure Cure for the Most Blatant Racists

Every single day people are wrongly accused and convicted in this country. Moderates and progressives need to take back the Senate, the House and the White House. This whole MAGA thing needs to go the way of the north Idaho neonazis. The sooner the better. I just wish you cared this much when 3 kid...

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by MaverickM11
Sat Jun 22, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Big trouble in the Gulf of Oman
Replies: 320
Views: 13342

Re: Big trouble in the Gulf of Oman

This is not your either/or conflict. Oh? Trump said that by shooting down the drone "Iran made a very big mistake". Minutes later he changed his mind "I would imagine it was a general or somebody who made a mistake in shooting the drone down." Hours after that he approved a stri...

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by MaverickM11
Sat Jun 22, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: A Sure Cure for the Most Blatant Racists
Replies: 73
Views: 1978

Re: A Sure Cure for the Most Blatant Racists

Cure? Trump still thinks they're guilty. There is no cure for certain people.

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by MaverickM11
Sat Jun 22, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Judge Appoints Special Prosecutor to Investigate Kim Foxx’s Handling of Smollett Case
Replies: 8
Views: 719

Re: Judge Appoints Special Prosecutor to Investigate Kim Foxx’s Handling of Smollett Case

Aesma wrote:
So, everyone here thinks Trump should face the music, or is that different ?

Jussie has so many new and creative ways to malign and discredit the special prosecutor to choose from, straight from the president's mouth

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by MaverickM11
Fri Jun 21, 2019 4:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Big trouble in the Gulf of Oman
Replies: 320
Views: 13342

Re: Big trouble in the Gulf of Oman

Trump is now downplaying the incident, saying it was probably an Iranian mistake... Sounds like he's trying to avoid an armed conflict with Iran. Isn't that what you wanted? How so? He's talking out of both sides of his mouth and can't get his story straight. Which part are we to believe, O apologi...

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by MaverickM11
Fri Jun 21, 2019 3:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Flowers Death Sentence Overturned By SCOTUS
Replies: 20
Views: 918

Re: Flowers Death Sentence Overturned By SCOTUS

Clarence Thomas was one of the two dissenters. I really wonder what he qualifies as racism, besides his assault victim calling him out. :roll:

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by MaverickM11
Fri Jun 21, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pat Robertson: Feel Free to Disregard What the Bible Says About Divorce
Replies: 15
Views: 839

Re: Pat Robertson: Feel Free to Disregard What the Bible Says About Divorce

How is this guy still alive? If there is a god he sure as hell doesn't want Pat anywhere near him.

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by MaverickM11
Fri Jun 21, 2019 2:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Big trouble in the Gulf of Oman
Replies: 320
Views: 13342

Re: Big trouble in the Gulf of Oman

Remember when Trump supporters were worried HRC would get us into a war and Trump would keep us out of one. Good times. Lets see Iran warns the US to get the drone out of its airspace twice Iran shoots down the drone Trump says they’ve made a big mistake Trump says the order to shoot it down did not...

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by MaverickM11
Thu Jun 20, 2019 11:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Big trouble in the Gulf of Oman
Replies: 320
Views: 13342

Re: Big trouble in the Gulf of Oman

Trump is now downplaying the incident, saying it was probably an Iranian mistake... Sounds like he's trying to avoid an armed conflict with Iran. Isn't that what you wanted? How so? He's talking out of both sides of his mouth and can't get his story straight. Which part are we to believe, O apologi...

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by MaverickM11
Thu Jun 20, 2019 11:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: United States Spend Ten Times More On Fossil Fuel Subsidies Than Education
Replies: 22
Views: 908

United States Spend Ten Times More On Fossil Fuel Subsidies Than Education

"A new International Monetary Fund (IMF) study shows that USD$5.2 trillion was spent globally on fossil fuel subsidies in 2017. The equivalent of over 6.5% of global GDP of that year, it also represented a half-trillion dollar increase since 2015 when China ($1.4 trillion), the United States ($...

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by MaverickM11
Thu Jun 20, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Buys a 4.3% Stake in Korean Air
Replies: 38
Views: 4781

Re: Delta Buys a 4.3% Stake in Korean Air

Ishrion wrote:
https://news.delta.com/delta-equity-investment-deepens-ties-joint-venture-partner-korean-air

Wow. Looks like they're becoming stronger. They're going to need it against JL/AA and NH/UA.

Meh...JL/AA does not seem nearly as strong as it should be. Not unlike AA/BA.

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by MaverickM11
Thu Jun 20, 2019 4:10 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shanahan Quits
Replies: 21
Views: 1214

Re: Shanahan Quits

Just wow. No you are bringing race into this? Holy smokes. This is just straight over the top. Just wow. Pathetic race baiting on your part. shameful. Mike Drop Did I trigger you because you're upset that it happens, or you're upset I pointed it out? Not triggered, just disappointed that you are tr...

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by MaverickM11
Thu Jun 20, 2019 3:50 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Buttigieg: Certain There Has Already Been a Gay Pres
Replies: 35
Views: 1719

Re: Buttigieg: Certain There Has Already Been a Gay Pres

Pyrex wrote:
Maybe during one of his parties at Jeffrey Epstein's place he got caught up in the heat of the moment and things got a bit out of hand.

You mean Trump's bff that was protected by Trump's secretary of labor, Fox News lackey Alan Dershowitz, and rapist-ueber fan Ken Starr?

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by MaverickM11
Wed Jun 19, 2019 11:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shanahan Quits
Replies: 21
Views: 1214

Re: Shanahan Quits

Read some of the longer stories available on line. It all sounds very sad. It does, but it's also a paint-by-the-numbers exhibit A of white privilege. Imagine anyone not rich, white, and/or well connected essentially getting away with attempted murder of their mother by baseball bat. Just wow. No y...

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by MaverickM11
Wed Jun 19, 2019 10:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Big trouble in the Gulf of Oman
Replies: 320
Views: 13342

Re: Big trouble in the Gulf of Oman

Keywords Einstein - "ongoing...today" But either way, it wasn't Trump, was it? If you are referring to Iraq here are some links to show that conflict is alive and well. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-iraq-security/turkish-military-launches-operation-against-militants-in-norther...

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by MaverickM11
Wed Jun 19, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Jerry Falwell Jr, Michael Cohen & the Pool Boy...here we go!
Replies: 6
Views: 552

Re: Jerry Falwell Jr, Michael Cohen & the Pool Boy...here we go!

Jerry Falwell Jr and Trump have so much in common they might as well be the same person: fake university insatiable greed biblical illiteracy wives in naked pics keeping black people out of their apartments/university shady real estate deals owe 100% of their success to their father who handed every...

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by MaverickM11
Wed Jun 19, 2019 6:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Big trouble in the Gulf of Oman
Replies: 320
Views: 13342

Re: Big trouble in the Gulf of Oman

Europeans, Hillary and a Democratic administration started a the worst ongoing conflict in the world today, based on lies and French corruption, beginning a humanitarian crisis we cannot even imagine. If you are going to point fingers at one party, get used to having that thrown back in your face, ...

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by MaverickM11
Wed Jun 19, 2019 5:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shanahan Quits
Replies: 21
Views: 1214

Re: Shanahan Quits

frmrCapCadet wrote:
Read some of the longer stories available on line. It all sounds very sad.

It does, but it's also a paint-by-the-numbers exhibit A of white privilege. Imagine anyone not rich, white, and/or well connected essentially getting away with attempted murder of their mother by baseball bat.

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by MaverickM11
Wed Jun 19, 2019 4:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Federal Employees: According to Donald Trump, the Hatch Act does not matter
Replies: 25
Views: 1450

Re: Federal Employees: According to Donald Trump, the Hatch Act does not matter

More propaganda being lapped up due to unbridled hate. The Hatch Act was violated during the Obama Administration, and of course then no one cared. Wake up, America. Your country is on the brink. A Trump appointee recommended krypt keeper Kellyanne be fired, so not sure what “hate” you’re referring...

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by MaverickM11
Sat Jun 15, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sarah Huckabee Sanders to resign; return to Arkansas for possible governor's run
Replies: 71
Views: 3047

Re: Sarah Huckabee Sanders to resign; return to Arkansa for possible governor's run

Fine, just like white nationalists are a tiny horrid abomination, so are antifa and the James Hodgkinson Types. I’m saying that to an average person Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders represent the extreme socialist view point of the democrat party, and do not represent mainstream democrat thought...

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by MaverickM11
Sat Jun 15, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sarah Huckabee Sanders to resign; return to Arkansas for possible governor's run
Replies: 71
Views: 3047

Re: Sarah Huckabee Sanders to resign; return to Arkansa for possible governor's run

At least you are embracing your double standard. There are criminals, liars, perverts, and a-holes in both political parties. Elizebeth Warren used a virtually non existent Native American heritage to advance her career, and despite that no I don’t recall calling her Pocahontas. And while I made th...

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by MaverickM11
Sat Jun 15, 2019 2:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sarah Huckabee Sanders to resign; return to Arkansas for possible governor's run
Replies: 71
Views: 3047

Re: Sarah Huckabee Sanders to resign; return to Arkansa for possible governor's run

Not supporting Eva Braun doesn't mean you don't support women. Really? Eva Braun? You are comparing her to Eva Braun? Don't you think this is over the top and unnecessary? This is toxic stuff. It's perfectly acceptable to dislike Trump and his policies, but this is just too far. Do you even want to...

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by MaverickM11
Fri Jun 14, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sarah Huckabee Sanders to resign; return to Arkansas for possible governor's run
Replies: 71
Views: 3047

Re: Sarah Huckabee Sanders to resign; return to Arkansa for possible governor's run

I didn’t particularly like her in that role. That said, we as a nation should be supporting women, and while you might not like her personally or politically, there is little excuse to body shame her, to call her a “beast” or what have you. This thread is another in a chain of people slamming peopl...

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by MaverickM11
Fri Jun 14, 2019 4:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sarah Huckabee Sanders to resign; return to Arkansas for possible governor's run
Replies: 71
Views: 3047

Re: Sarah Huckabee Sanders to resign; return to Arkansa for possible governor's run

that HRC has already done with an adversary Russia when the IG or Durham reports are released. It's nice to know you will be horrified by her actions too. Wait, you mean the report the Republicans started and commissioned with Steele? I know it was terrible that Republicans did that. And the republ...

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by MaverickM11
Fri Jun 14, 2019 3:10 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tax payer funded religious liberty discriminates against...religion
Replies: 16
Views: 987

Re: Tax payer funded religious liberty discriminates against...religion

If christian discrimination *cough* I mean "religious liberty" is used to discriminate against other religions, on the taxpayer dime, is it still religious liberty? Bonus! It screws orphans too! Just as Jesus would have wanted: Just as God can use someone who likely posted this article mo...

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by MaverickM11
Fri Jun 14, 2019 2:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sarah Huckabee Sanders to resign; return to Arkansas for possible governor's run
Replies: 71
Views: 3047

Re: Sarah Huckabee Sanders to resign; return to Arkansa for possible governor's run

It also could have been that after trumps horrific comments yesterday about welcoming more offers to provide information on his political opponent she just could bring herself to try to muster up some way to spin it. He probably told her to get out there and save him, she probably said there’s no w...

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by MaverickM11
Fri Jun 14, 2019 12:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: OSC wants to take a “Hatchet” to Kellyanne Conway’s job
Replies: 6
Views: 526

Re: OSC wants to take a “Hatchet” to Kellyanne Conway’s job

Henry Kerner is a Trump appointee btdubs. You know cryptkeeper Conway is a black hole of sewage when a Trump appointee calls her out.

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by MaverickM11
Thu Jun 13, 2019 10:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sarah Huckabee Sanders to resign; return to Arkansas for possible governor's run
Replies: 71
Views: 3047

Re: Sarah Huckabee Sanders to resign; return to Arkansa for possible governor's run

Gotta admit listening to the news review her "tenure", there are so many lies I completely forgot about. Who could forget the time she made abusing immigrant children by separating them from their parents not just republican, but christian? Just like Jesus would do... :rotfl: ...yet she st...

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by MaverickM11
Thu Jun 13, 2019 9:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sarah Huckabee Sanders to resign; return to Arkansas for possible governor's run
Replies: 71
Views: 3047

Re: Sarah Huckabee Sanders to resign; return to Arkansa for possible governor's run

I kinda figured she was headed to Fox, because she certainly lies enough, then again she's too hideous for even Roger Ailes' ghost and would shatter the leg cam.

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by MaverickM11
Thu Jun 13, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tax payer funded religious liberty discriminates against...religion
Replies: 16
Views: 987

Re: Tax payer funded religious liberty discriminates against...religion

Francoflier wrote:
I like that this simply underlines the hypocrisy and stupidity of these so-called 'religious freedom' bills.

Much like the census question, the intent and the outcome have always been clear as day to anyone but the usual apologists

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by MaverickM11
Thu Jun 13, 2019 2:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tax payer funded religious liberty discriminates against...religion
Replies: 16
Views: 987

Tax payer funded religious liberty discriminates against...religion

If christian discrimination *cough* I mean "religious liberty" is used to discriminate against other religions, on the taxpayer dime, is it still religious liberty? Bonus! It screws orphans too! Just as Jesus would have wanted: "Officials at Miracle Hill defend the policy and their do...

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by MaverickM11
Thu Jun 13, 2019 2:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Jon Stewart slams congress
Replies: 65
Views: 2668

Re: Jon Stewart slams congress

Mitch McConnel needs to stall any bill from the Democrats in the house until they get serious about the many problems that meet to be addressed - like border security. Translation: I want gridlock in Congress until Democrats pass what Republicans want them to pass. Who cares if they were elected to...

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by MaverickM11
Wed Jun 12, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Jon Stewart slams congress
Replies: 65
Views: 2668

Re: Jon Stewart slams congress

Seems like as with everything good and decent, it's bound to be blocked or ignored by Mitch: House panel passes 9/11 victims fund bill a day after Jon Stewart's emotional testimony https://www.cbsnews.com/amp/news/house-panel-passes-911-victims-fund-bill-a-day-after-jon-stewarts-emotional-testimony/...

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by MaverickM11
Wed Jun 12, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Chick-fil-A Hits Turbulence At Three U.S. Airports
Replies: 165
Views: 14342

Re: Chick-fil-A Hits Turbulence At Three U.S. Airports

Fine, bro. CFA gives money to stop LGBTQ from having a voice and gaining equal rights. These hate groups... er... "Christian family groups" spread lies and misinformation about LGBTQ people like we are pedophiles and we just want to marry animals. Further, these hate... "family group...

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by MaverickM11
Wed Jun 12, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump would protect Kim Jong Un from the CIA
Replies: 32
Views: 1276

Re: Trump would protect Kim Jong Un from the CIA

afcjets wrote:
Obama deserves credit for overseeing the slowest recovery in our nation's history.
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....which is continuing to this day, virtually unchanged, and that's *with* the tax scam, and millions more without healthcare. When will it get faster, pray tell?

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by MaverickM11
Tue Jun 11, 2019 11:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump would protect Kim Jong Un from the CIA
Replies: 32
Views: 1276

Re: Trump would protect Kim Jong Un from the CIA

He might just be protecting sources. There isn’t enough information to really know. He also might be negotiating a Trump Tower site in Pyongyang. There isn’t enough information to really know. We only have 40-50 years of information and history to go on so it's a bit too soon to judge. I'm sure it'...

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by MaverickM11
Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Consequences of Climate Change
Replies: 151
Views: 6669

Re: Consequences of Climate Change

I find it interesting that you are arguing that the voting public strongly favors initiatives that will reduce greenhouse gas emissions when we just had Trump elected. That’s all I’m saying. It’s really not a controversial observation. Do you not understand how polls and popular votes work? Maybe w...

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by MaverickM11
Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Consequences of Climate Change
Replies: 151
Views: 6669

Re: Consequences of Climate Change

My point is that Trump's victory shows that your argument that "voters strongly support fuel efficiency standards" is a crappy argument. The only crappy argument is you ascribing Trump's loss of the popular vote to a referendum on fuel efficiency standards This may blow your mind, but a r...

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by MaverickM11
Tue Jun 11, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump would protect Kim Jong Un from the CIA
Replies: 32
Views: 1276

Trump would protect Kim Jong Un from the CIA

Another bee-yoo-tee-ful letter from one of the world's most ruthless despots to Trump, and another admission Trump would side with the despot against the US. "“I did receive a beautiful letter from Kim Jong Un ... I appreciated the letter,” Trump said. “I saw the information about the CIA with ...

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by MaverickM11
Tue Jun 11, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Consequences of Climate Change
Replies: 151
Views: 6669

Re: Consequences of Climate Change

Trump ran on increasing the use of coal. And he won. I can’t really blame him if he disagrees with your characterization of the electorate. ...he won a minority of the electorate, hardly on the be-all-end-all of coal. Your point? My point is that Trump's victory shows that your argument that "...

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by MaverickM11
Tue Jun 11, 2019 5:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Consequences of Climate Change
Replies: 151
Views: 6669

Re: Consequences of Climate Change

Oh, I know, all of the above, answer E. CAFE is ridiculous as its primary effect has been to increase annual miles driven—longer commutes, more exurban development, and cheaper transportation by the reduction in cost. Voters love their pickups and SUVs, car makers love the profits from big vehicles...

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by MaverickM11
Tue Jun 11, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Why is the Hyde Amendment so controversial?
Replies: 91
Views: 3626

Re: Why is the Hyde Amendment so controversial?

Pastors are allowed to have personal opinions. It’s rather scary that you think that they shouldn’t be able to. Think about what a thought-prohibiting policy would do to people who work for non-profits that we, as liberals, support. None of these are examples of telling the congregation how to vote...

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