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by windy95
Mon Jul 27, 2020 4:19 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: The F16 and Mach 2
Replies: 19
Views: 2009

Re: The F16 and Mach 2

For the F-16, Mach 2 is not necessary. It's a grocery getter and errand runner aircraft for the military. Interceptors like the F-15 & F-22 require it because they are policing the air-highways. The F-16 was designed as and entered the service as a lightweight Interceptor. Not to deliver grocer...

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by windy95
Mon Jul 27, 2020 4:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020
Replies: 2608
Views: 471666

Re: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020

I think UA should return to JFK once the 737 MAX 10 are delivered. Since UA has 100 737 MAX 10s on order with 50 of them being in Polaris-configuration that will replace both the 752 on the transcon UA could fly them out from SFO/LAX-JFK/EWR/BOS leaving the A321XLR to do the international 752´s job...

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by windy95
Thu Jul 02, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020
Replies: 2608
Views: 471666

Re: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020

Got a interesting group 2 ferry out of GYR scheduled for today...N37513 a 737MAX9 scheduled GYR-MCO as UA2708. Lets hope she makes it!! Any idea why she's flying to MCO today, the same day as the MAX Recertification flights begin? https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/n37513 https://simplefly...

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by windy95
Thu Jul 02, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Violent crime surges across the United States
Replies: 263
Views: 11290

Re: Violent crime surges across the United States

Why are you demeaning those who work in private security? Many come from the military. They would just take the suspect to a centralized processing and containment facility to await their arraignment. If you're in a community that voted to have no protection then you're just out of luck. That's whe...

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by windy95
Thu May 28, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Crowded Pool Party in the Ozarks
Replies: 60
Views: 2851

Re: Crowded Pool Party in the Ozarks

I'm done as well. Beaches, Parks and restaurants are packed in Florida. Threads like this are more fear mongering by the left. If you are afraid crawl back into your hole. Otherwise protect the weak and the old who are the ones succumbing to this. Any reason why the media never shows the age breakdo...

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by windy95
Mon May 11, 2020 11:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020
Replies: 2608
Views: 471666

Re: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020

Doubtful as only on Friday in his TechOps update the VP posted the picture of the 737MAX-10 being built in Seattle with the following statement: Looking ahead I know it seems like it is a long way off but there will come a time when things will begin to look normal again and initiatives such as gro...

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by windy95
Mon May 04, 2020 5:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020
Replies: 2608
Views: 471666

Re: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020

For what its worth, I'm posting on the UA Fleet Site an aircraft as stored if it is in ROW/GYR/HOU/DLH/LCQ/RFD/INT or if it is parked for 14 days or more at a UA airport. TPA & MIA does a lot of maint, so who knows if an aircraft parked is in for maint, short term parking or stored. Maybe someo...

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by windy95
Mon May 04, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020
Replies: 2608
Views: 471666

Re: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020

A pilot posted that the 757s are gone, anyone got any update on this? I saw that too, and ran that by a reliable source who said that is false. No retirements have been called yet in the 757 fleet, not even the P&W birds. The 757's have more than likely flown their last revenue flight for Unite...

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by windy95
Wed Mar 11, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Consequences of Trump's re-election
Replies: 148
Views: 8579

Re: Consequences of Trump's re-election

A second term would bring more winning. More draining of the swamp. And locking up the supreme court for a few decades. #KAG2020 #Trumplandslide

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by windy95
Wed Feb 26, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2020 Democratic Primary Thread
Replies: 688
Views: 21539

Re: 2020 Democratic Primary Thread

Another Dem debate and another night that President Trump comes out the winner. The ship of fools sails on to the next debate and States.

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by windy95
Tue Feb 25, 2020 12:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New US Defense Report Highlights ‘Catastrophic’ Climate Risks to Security
Replies: 48
Views: 1733

Re: New US Defense Report Highlights ‘Catastrophic’ Climate Risks to Security

More from the political science that is climate change. All based on junk science peddled by left wing political activists. It would be laughable that some people still believe climate change is "junk science".... were it not so dangerous and sad. :roll: Because it is junk science peddled...

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by windy95
Mon Feb 24, 2020 5:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Does the US need a third political party?
Replies: 37
Views: 1235

Re: Does the US need a third political party?

We need a party called the Balanced Budget and Follow the Constitution Party. The BBFCP

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by windy95
Mon Feb 24, 2020 5:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New US Defense Report Highlights ‘Catastrophic’ Climate Risks to Security
Replies: 48
Views: 1733

Re: New US Defense Report Highlights ‘Catastrophic’ Climate Risks to Security

More from the political science that is climate change. All based on junk science peddled by left wing political activists.

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by windy95
Wed Feb 19, 2020 9:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Disney raises prices to over $200 for a single day ticket!
Replies: 52
Views: 2398

Re: Disney raises prices to over $200 for a single day ticket!

A lot of people who are visiting Orlando are wealthy families from South American and Europe who have plenty of extra money to afford the parks. Stereotype much? As if Americans in other parts of the country don't have the money saved to go anywhere... It is not a stereotype. The fact is that a lar...

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by windy95
Tue Feb 18, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Time for UA to step up?
Replies: 241
Views: 29867

Re: Time for UA to step up?

The ONLY thing UA needs? Is to establish ang Grow a S.E,US hub. and that will complete all they need to so. From there it's organic growth. As they have all 4 corners of the USA covered and they can then fuel long haul flying from the East and West Coasts as they'll have the east and west connected...

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by windy95
Tue Feb 18, 2020 7:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: DC Statehood?
Replies: 27
Views: 1086

Re: DC Statehood?

DL717 wrote:
It wasn’t intended to be a State, it’s why it’s called a District. It’s not a City, it’s a Capitol. So nope.


Agreed

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by windy95
Tue Feb 18, 2020 7:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Disney raises prices to over $200 for a single day ticket!
Replies: 52
Views: 2398

Re: Disney raises prices to over $200 for a single day ticket!

Florida resident rate season passes run from $369 to $999. Universal has a little better deal for residents. But over the years no matter the price point the place are now packed year round. The amount of new hotels that both parks are building is unreal.

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by windy95
Tue Jan 21, 2020 1:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What do you like or don’t like about the Trump Administration
Replies: 141
Views: 3832

Re: What do you like or don’t like about the Trump Administration

I really need to check my pay stub this week while at work ( of course it’s electronic and I haven’t checked it in over a year ) but it always bothers me seeing how much is deducted. I was told the company has had tax cuts and they passed some of the savings to the employees, my pay has increased a...

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by windy95
Tue Jan 07, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bushfires in Australia
Replies: 127
Views: 6153

Re: Bushfires in Australia

The increase in bushfires/forest fires isn't just in Australia, but some areas of the USA, in particular California, as well as places like Brazil. Part of this is due to Global Climate Change, but also excesses of control to prevent fires in the past, more people living in and around forested area...

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by windy95
Mon Jan 06, 2020 6:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker *SPOILER*
Replies: 54
Views: 2651

Re: Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker *SPOILER*

A recycled Trilogy with a recycled bad guy. Sucked into seeing the last one with the family and was very happy when it was over.

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by windy95
Wed Dec 18, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Military Times: Half of Active Military Troops Disapprove of Trump
Replies: 26
Views: 1629

Re: Military Times: Half of Active Military Troops Disapprove of Trump

With 20 years in the Air Force I never had any pressure to vote left or right. Never saw any bias from the top down to be swayed one way or the other. I doubt this poll accurately reflects the military as a whole because like the article says subscribers of military times are career types. If you ca...

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by windy95
Wed Dec 18, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Impeachment Hearings
Replies: 743
Views: 28354

Re: The Impeachment Hearings

I see they are wasting another day in Congress on this scam. I cannot wait until next week when the Senate dismisses it and we can get on with real business and the next election.

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by windy95
Fri Dec 13, 2019 3:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Time Magazine selects the youngest ever "Time Person of the Year"
Replies: 133
Views: 5239

Re: Time Magazine selects the youngest ever "Time Person of the Year"

The only people she impacted are the ones who already bow down at the altar of global warming. Otherwise she is just a manipulated little girl who lost her childhood because of her parents.

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by windy95
Fri Dec 13, 2019 3:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: UK General Election 2019
Replies: 323
Views: 11347

Re: UK General Election 2019

Congrats on a great victory for Boris, the Conservatives and Brexit.

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by windy95
Mon Nov 25, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump issues pardons in war crimes cases, despite Pentagon opposition to the move
Replies: 88
Views: 3521

Re: Trump issues pardons in war crimes cases, despite Pentagon opposition to the move

In the Lorance case all 9 members of his unit being considered for the "murder" had been given immunity for testifying against him. As for the two counts of "murder" there was nothing clear about it. Another pardon well executed by the Commander in Chief.

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by windy95
Mon Nov 25, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump issues pardons in war crimes cases, despite Pentagon opposition to the move
Replies: 88
Views: 3521

Re: Trump issues pardons in war crimes cases, despite Pentagon opposition to the move

Wrong, try again. After deliberating for about two hours, the jury acquitted Chief Gallagher of murder, attempted murder and obstruction of justice charges. Link Not wrong. Trump had to pardon something. You need to read all the charges contained in the full article, and look deeply into what occur...

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by windy95
Mon Nov 25, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump issues pardons in war crimes cases, despite Pentagon opposition to the move
Replies: 88
Views: 3521

Re: Trump issues pardons in war crimes cases, despite Pentagon opposition to the move

Trump exercised his Authority to pardon men that were held accountable by their fellow officers for doing wrong. Was Gallagher convicted? Simple yes or no will do. Yes. Yes for posing with a corpse, nothing else. No one else was charged that appeared in that picture. The Military justice system def...

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by windy95
Thu Oct 24, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Palestinian refugees cry out for lack of legal status.
Replies: 24
Views: 7758

Re: Palestinian refugees cry out for lack of legal status.

Cadet985 wrote:
How can there be refugees from a country that never existed in the first place?


Only a handful are left from the original "refugee" crisis. The rest of them are 2nd, 3rd and 4th generations and are not refugees.

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by windy95
Thu Oct 24, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Palestinian refugees cry out for lack of legal status.
Replies: 24
Views: 7758

Re: Palestinian refugees cry out for lack of legal status.

They came from Syria but are "Palestinian" refugees? It seems this problem and article are about Syria and Lebanon but many of the posts so far are about Israel. The usual blame Israel crowd is out in force.

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by windy95
Fri Sep 27, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump Repeatedly Pressed Ukraine’s President to Investigate Biden’s Son
Replies: 423
Views: 36866

Re: Trump Repeatedly Pressed Ukraine’s President to Investigate Biden’s Son

Another nothing burger with a side of full blown Trump Derangement Syndrome. This "whistleblower" document reads like the "Pee Pee" dossier. All of which was proven wrong by the release of actual call and backed by the Ukrainian President. The deep state along with the criminal l...

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by windy95
Thu Sep 19, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: More Kavanaugh Allegations
Replies: 94
Views: 7039

Re: More Kavanaugh Allegations

Kavanaugh will forever be branded as a rapist/sexual predator, regardless of how much the conservatives love him. He humiliated his wife and children with his antics in the Senate Approval Game. That brands them also. Can you remember the sad look on his wife's face as she had to endure that a humi...

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by windy95
Thu Sep 19, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: If Trump loses in 2020, will there be violence?
Replies: 153
Views: 26389

Re: If Trump loses in 2020, will there be violence?

When Trump wins the left will continue with the hate filled, race-baiting violence they have perpetrated on this country for the last 3 years. If you cant win then beat them into submission.

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by windy95
Mon Aug 26, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Amazon rainforest is burning
Replies: 68
Views: 6063

Re: Amazon rainforest is burning

Do you think the world is full of gullible idiots? Do you think we can't see the facts thru your attempts at propaganda? Yes it is full of gullible idiots and climate change zealots refuse to look at facts. Look at how many people praise Obama for climate leadership yet do not call him out on his h...

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by windy95
Wed Aug 14, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: ICE Raids destroying Rural America
Replies: 66
Views: 3660

Re: ICE Raids destroying Rural America

Following the rule of law is destroying rural America? A little dramatic don't you think?

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by windy95
Tue Aug 13, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: German Pols Considering Meat Tax
Replies: 39
Views: 3534

Re: German Pols Considering Meat Tax

There are plenty of studies that show benefits of carbon sequestration through the proper management of grass fed livestock. Politicians continue to use the environment as an excuse to raise and change our habits that they do not like

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by windy95
Tue Aug 06, 2019 9:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mass Shooting in Dayton, 10 Dead
Replies: 210
Views: 18146

Re: Mass Shooting in Dayton, 10 Dead

From their manifestos and web pages it appears now that both shooters are leftists "Leftists" who support MAGA and Nazis and white supremacists. Anything you say, man. Still offers zero solution for this happening again. So, the next right wing domestic terrorist who opens fire, all we wi...

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by windy95
Tue Aug 06, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mass Shooting in Dayton, 10 Dead
Replies: 210
Views: 18146

Re: Mass Shooting in Dayton, 10 Dead

From their manifestos and web pages it appears now that both shooters are leftists

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by windy95
Tue Aug 06, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mass Shooting in Dayton, 10 Dead
Replies: 210
Views: 18146

Re: Mass Shooting in Dayton, 10 Dead

300 to the Flu 250 to Suicide 200 to Car Accidents 40 to Homicide via Handgun Just a quick look at your "statistics" shows that you've about doubled the numbers of death from the other sources, but have shown less than half the number of gun deaths (partly by limiting it to handguns I sup...

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by windy95
Thu Aug 01, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: CNN 2020 Presidential debate
Replies: 65
Views: 3765

Re: CNN 2020 Presidential debate

Biggest surprise was that the gloves finally came off going after Obama/Biden's bad record. And of course Gabbard doing a TKO on Harris was enjoyable as well. They need to use Frank Sinatra singing Send in the Clowns for the introduction. "Don't you love a farce? My fault, I fear I thought that...

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by windy95
Tue Jul 30, 2019 12:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: A full day later and no posts after Gilroy Festival shooting?
Replies: 54
Views: 2992

Re: A full day later and no posts after Gilroy Festival shooting?

We're jaded now, no longer able to be shocked by these weekly shootings. Only active measures like what New Zealand is doing will curtail it. BN747 Same with all of the US citizens killed by illegal aliens. You would think the mainstream media would cover that. Perhaps some active measures to curta...

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by windy95
Fri Jul 19, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Big trouble in the Gulf of Oman
Replies: 365
Views: 30287

Re: Big trouble in the Gulf of Oman

Those peace loving Iranians seized two British oil tankers today. Seems to be retaliation for those peace loving British seizing an Iranian tanker. Complying with EU sanctions. The British vessels are not violating any known sanctions. With the seizure of multiple vessels and the shooting down of a...

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by windy95
Fri Jul 19, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?
Replies: 186
Views: 9537

Re: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?

Trump Derangement Syndrome is strong in this post. All the faux outrage and charges of racism will continue to water down real issues and real racism that is going on.

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by windy95
Fri Jul 19, 2019 9:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Big trouble in the Gulf of Oman
Replies: 365
Views: 30287

Re: Big trouble in the Gulf of Oman

Those peace loving Iranians seized two British oil tankers today. The U.K.-flagged Stena Impero, which has a crew of 23 aboard, “was approached by unidentified small crafts and a helicopter during transit of the Strait of Hormuz while the vessel was in international waters,” Stena Bulk, the shipping...

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by windy95
Wed Jul 17, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?
Replies: 186
Views: 9537

Re: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?

What did The Donald actually say? "Why don’t they go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came. Then come back and show us how...." Funny how the left never mentions the "come back" part. As usual they purposely take it out of context and...

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by windy95
Wed Jul 17, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?
Replies: 186
Views: 9537

Re: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?

No way will the GOP get in the way of all the winning and all of the campaign donations. #MAGA2020 #KAG2020

The left will find out that all the fake outrage about race and racism will backfire on them.

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by windy95
Tue Jul 16, 2019 12:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM calls for people to fly less
Replies: 237
Views: 26670

Re: KLM calls for people to fly less

MIflyer12 wrote:
spinotter wrote:
And everyone and everything needs to be refashioned so that less CO2 emissions are produced.


You're going to find a lot of people in this forum who do not accept the science behind that position.


Because it is mostly political science behind that position.

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by windy95
Wed Jun 19, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ex United 744 - (N119UA) LAX to HKG today?
Replies: 28
Views: 8368

Re: Ex United 744 - (N119UA) LAX to HKG today?

N119UA Came out of storage in Victorville. Going to Atlas Air for Charter flights

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by windy95
Wed Jun 19, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Buttigieg: Certain There Has Already Been a Gay Pres
Replies: 35
Views: 2035

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

Pete Buttigieg ‘Almost Certain’ There’s Already Been A Gay American President https://www.huffpost.com/entry/pete-buttigieg-indiana-gay-2020-presidential-election_n_5d07177de4b0dc17ef0c1a76 I'm sure he's correct, but my qualm is, he's comments proves on undisputed fact, a huge question mark hangs o...

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by windy95
Wed Jun 12, 2019 7:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Consequences of Climate Change
Replies: 151
Views: 7976

Re: Consequences of Climate Change

That is an absolute lie falsehood. "The intensity, frequency, and duration of North Atlantic hurricanes, as well as the frequency of the strongest hurricanes, have all increased since the early 1980s. Hurricane intensity and rainfall are projected to increase as the climate continues to warm.&...

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