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by mham001
Tue Jul 23, 2019 11:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AT&T cancels CBS programming due to contractual dispute -- millions of viewers nationwide lose access
Replies: 29
Views: 959

Re: AT&T cancels CBS programming due to contractual dispute -- millions of viewers nationwide lose access

Nope, it's all a sham, any old rabbit ears will pick up a signal, even a paper clip. Not true. Reception still depends on distance from the transmit antenna. There still are path losses to overcome. Sure, but the point was he didn't need a "digital" antenna. If he was getting reception be...

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by mham001
Tue Jul 23, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?
Replies: 153
Views: 5149

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

And you post from another racist right wing rag. ? That isn't a source. And how are they the loudest and most extreme in a body that consists of Steve King? I never saw Trump post disparaging remarks about his best buddy Racist Steve King? Perhaps you are too brainwashed with that warped Right wing...

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by mham001
Tue Jul 23, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?
Replies: 153
Views: 5149

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

Culture vs Color is the code for racists. We, and every other nation on earth has every right to discuss, debate and dissent on the changing of its culture. If you cannot separate the color from culture, then that is your shortcoming but colored people are not above criticism and that is exactly wh...

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by mham001
Tue Jul 23, 2019 6:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?
Replies: 153
Views: 5149

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

And you post from another racist right wing rag. ? That isn't a source. And how are they the loudest and most extreme in a body that consists of Steve King? I never saw Trump post disparaging remarks about his best buddy Racist Steve King? Perhaps you are too brainwashed with that warped Right wing...

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by mham001
Tue Jul 23, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: American kids would much rather be YouTubers than astronauts
Replies: 29
Views: 868

Re: American kids would much rather be YouTubers than astronauts

There is no Youtube in China and their copycat services are heavily censored so the entire poll is flawed - Chinese children do not have exposure to free thought and speech.

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by mham001
Tue Jul 23, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AT&T cancels CBS programming due to contractual dispute -- millions of viewers nationwide lose access
Replies: 29
Views: 959

Re: AT&T cancels CBS programming due to contractual dispute -- millions of viewers nationwide lose access

Didn't that change like 5 years ago when the big networks switched to digital transmission, so a traditional antenna would no longer work? Either you needed a cable/satellite hookup, or had to get a higher tech antenna (probably $100 or more, not sure) that could pick up the digital signal.. Nope, ...

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by mham001
Tue Jul 23, 2019 3:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?
Replies: 153
Views: 5149

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

the right wing apologists For there to be a need to be an apologist something wrong need to be done. There is nothing to apologies for. The fact that you don't see the wrong is what you should apologize for. However history has shown that cultists don't usually recover from the steep dive. Ask your...

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by mham001
Tue Jul 23, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Who will be running for the next UK prime minister?
Replies: 60
Views: 5687

Re: Who will be running for the next UK prime minister?

OMG! Can I wait for the first Trump-BoJo Summit? I don’t think I can! It’s going to be the most bonkers meeting between two heads of state maybe in all of history. I wager it’s the greatest single fountain of pure comedic material ever conceived. We are witnessing history people..OMG X 10!!! Just u...

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by mham001
Sun Jul 21, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2020 Corvette Unveiled
Replies: 36
Views: 1341

Re: 2020 Corvette Unveiled

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Oh my, the 3D configurator is already online. Have fun, it's beautiful. https://visualizer-east.chevrolet.com/u ... hannel=b2c

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by mham001
Sun Jul 21, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AT&T cancels CBS programming due to contractual dispute -- millions of viewers nationwide lose access
Replies: 29
Views: 959

Re: AT&T cancels CBS programming due to brawl -- millions of viewers nationwide lose access

Something similar happened here in France, TV channels are asking for more and more money, and one ISP refused, leading to people being cut. The impact is not as big though, because these channels are available free to air, and there is also a free satellite broadcast, so you just need to have an a...

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by mham001
Sun Jul 21, 2019 5:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mesa cop who killed man get rehired for pension
Replies: 13
Views: 779

Re: Mesa cop who killed man get rehired for pension

Man this makes my blood boil. I know this happens more to blacks for sure Your odds of getting shot by police are directly correlated to your race's propensity for police interaction. Period. Claiming having PTSD because you shot an unarmed crying man to death for no reason whatsoever. :banghead: T...

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by mham001
Sun Jul 21, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will the United States invade Iran?
Replies: 87
Views: 3048

Re: Will the United States invade Iran?

In France we used to have good relations with Iran, even after the revolution, and as a result, we could impose tougher conditions in the accord Trump so carelessly ripped up. And look what that got you... France Ties Iran to Bomb Plot, and Freezes Spy Agency Assets - The ... https://www.nytimes.co...

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by mham001
Sun Jul 21, 2019 4:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AT&T cancels CBS programming due to contractual dispute -- millions of viewers nationwide lose access
Replies: 29
Views: 959

Re: AT&T cancels CBS programming due to brawl -- millions of viewers nationwide lose access

So what, this has happened before. The easy way for most is to simply use the radio waves for free, which is a thorn in the networks as they don't get paid by both advertisers and carriers and why they desire a paid content model. It also highlights how dependent we've become on ISP's, they are the ...

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by mham001
Sun Jul 21, 2019 4:50 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will the United States invade Iran?
Replies: 87
Views: 3048

Re: Will the United States invade Iran?

We need to remember US and UK involvement in Iran during the last 100 years. I am flummoxed how people who wish to point the finger at the US for every hotspot in the world consistently paint a picture of history only beginning when the US gets involved. Iran/Persia has a long history of interventi...

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by mham001
Sun Jul 21, 2019 4:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2020 Corvette Unveiled
Replies: 36
Views: 1341

Re: 2020 Corvette Unveiled

I hate how the U.S. has built an anti-manual culture. Curious what this "anti-manual culture" you speak of? By whom? Truth is, the performance end determined cars are faster without a manual, so that market is gone. DCT's started in Europe. The Japanese pushed CVTs. It's all their fault :...

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by mham001
Sat Jul 20, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will the United States invade Iran?
Replies: 87
Views: 3048

Re: Will the United States invade Iran?

TryToFlySomeday wrote:
Iran is not a problem yet. Iran hasn’t caused trouble for other countries — you don’t see them quarreling with regional partners like Turkey and India, do you?


Iran is the primary financial supporter of several known terrorist organizations, Hezbollah being foremost. And there is much more.

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by mham001
Sat Jul 20, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will the United States invade Iran?
Replies: 87
Views: 3048

Re: Will the United States invade Iran?

There are a lot of things wrong with this post but I'm not going to take the time and effort to push back on all the misguided statements. But I will say that Saudi Arabia has never been "the big power in the region", they were just a bunch of desert tribes people until the British came a...

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by mham001
Sat Jul 20, 2019 2:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2020 Corvette Unveiled
Replies: 36
Views: 1341

Re: 2020 Corvette Unveiled

vikkyvik wrote:
It's looking more and more like a Ferrari to my eyes. Kind of losing the any Corvette uniqueness, at least at first glance.


It does, probably due to the considerably shorter front end with the mid-engine setup.

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by mham001
Fri Jul 19, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2020 Corvette Unveiled
Replies: 36
Views: 1341

Re: 2020 Corvette Unveiled

Tugger wrote:
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I used to ride in the back of my aunt's white '64 convertible before that became illegal. Still my favorite generation.

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by mham001
Fri Jul 19, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2020 Corvette Unveiled
Replies: 36
Views: 1341

2020 Corvette Unveiled

Engine behind the seat, 0-60 in under 3 seconds, starts at $60,000. GM nailed this one. https://media.chevrolet.com/content/dam/Media/design/brands/Chevrolet/ngcorvette/ngcorvette-camo-reveal.jpg No manual transmission available any more but it appears they upped their interior game.. https://photos...

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by mham001
Fri Jul 19, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car Stuck in the Mud due to GPS
Replies: 15
Views: 827

Re: Car Stuck in the Mud due to GPS

Mapping software does not lead people down muddy paths, people who have little or no awareness of their surroundings do that all by themselves. I think it is unfair to blame the operator 100%. I fell into a group of beach tourists using Waze one dark night coming down a mountain backroad who were d...

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by mham001
Thu Jul 18, 2019 10:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car Stuck in the Mud due to GPS
Replies: 15
Views: 827

Re: Car Stuck in the Mud due to GPS

GPS does not lead people down muddy paths, mapping software does.

On an interesting related note, Europe's GPS replacement Galileo has been down for a week.

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by mham001
Wed Jul 17, 2019 12:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passenger on AA from KIN-MIA asked to deboard to change from her romper outfit
Replies: 117
Views: 8122

Re: Passenger on AA from KIN-MIA asked to deboard to change from her romper outfit

First of all, there is nothing wrong with that lady’s outfit and anyone who thinks otherwise can go back to the 50s with their “standards of dress.” Conversely, some could say they find it repulsive and say anyone who thinks otherwise can go live somewhere else... See how that extreme absolutism wo...

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by mham001
Sun Jul 14, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Protesters Remove U.S. Flag, Replace It With Mexican Flag In Colorado
Replies: 17
Views: 1311

Re: Protesters Remove U.S. Flag, Replace It With Mexican Flag In Colorado

You have been had by the powers that be. The reason no immigration reform has been accomplished since 1986 is business lobbying groups like the ambiguity of exactly what we have now - a legal cheap labor stream for skilled jobs, and an illegal one for unskilled jobs. This is FUD. The primary reason...

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by mham001
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Planned storming of Area 51 9/20
Replies: 82
Views: 5381

Re: Planned storming of Area 51 9/20

But on a serious note, I don’t know anyone who would actually dream about killing another human being. Sure, there are sick people that probably do. But, these guards that patrol Area 51 are subject to some of the most rigorous background/psychiatric/personality testing on the planet. They are the ...

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by mham001
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Boeing Eco Demonstrator 772
Replies: 11
Views: 3506

Re: New Boeing Eco Demonstrator 772

mxaxai wrote:
Is German government funding being used for Boeing research?


Doesn't Airbus have access to NASA research?

But what is the source of the information used for this thread?

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by mham001
Sat Jul 13, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Planned storming of Area 51 9/20
Replies: 82
Views: 5381

Re: Planned storming of Area 51 9/20

Again, organized invasion of US military base = Act of war, not the time to hesitate to nullify the threat with extreme prejudice. Don't be so melodramatic, "act of war", com'on. these are civilians with a curious mind. "curious mind", LOL. I'm curious about Kelley Ripa naked bu...

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by mham001
Sat Jul 13, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Any Opinions on Sako Rifles?
Replies: 6
Views: 626

Re: Any Opinions on Sako Rifles?

I had a Marlin semi-auto 22 for years, bought it new for $100. It let me down twice when I needed it - get what you pay for. But you probably won't be allowed a semi-auto, they are eevil. Your Sako seems pricey but accuracy costs money. What are your plans, competition? If so then spend the money bu...

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by mham001
Thu Jul 11, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Big trouble in the Gulf of Oman
Replies: 358
Views: 24332

Re: Big trouble in the Gulf of Oman

Olddog wrote:
US sanctions are just US sanctions. It is not the world law


Actually, those are EU sanctions.

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by mham001
Wed Jul 10, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida HS Principal Removed for Holocaust Denial
Replies: 16
Views: 1425

Re: Florida HS Principal Removed for Holocaust Denial

You have to admit: the people shouting "Jews will not replace us" may be considered "very fine people", but they all seem to lean to the same side of the political spectrum. That's not to say all of them are from that side, but the most vocal are , which makes generalization eas...

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by mham001
Wed Jul 10, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida HS Principal Removed for Holocaust Denial
Replies: 16
Views: 1425

Re: Florida HS Principal Removed for Holocaust Denial

the principal happens to be black which lowers the odds even more of your "far right" accusation. What does race have to do with politics? Are you saying Blacks can't be conservative? Or are you saying that far-right loons can only be White? I seem to recall a pair of Black ladies who hav...

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by mham001
Tue Jul 09, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida HS Principal Removed for Holocaust Denial
Replies: 16
Views: 1425

Re: Florida HS Principal Removed for Holocaust Denial

So we have the far left trying to cover up offensive history and we have the far right trying to deny history that generates sympathy for minorities...is it really so hard to just teach youngsters the cold hard facts please? Holocaust denial has never been a monopoly of the far-right and the princi...

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by mham001
Tue Jul 09, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Billionaire Jeff Epstein (finally) arrested for underage sex
Replies: 93
Views: 4475

Re: Billionaire Jeff Epstein (finally) arrested for underage sex

According to court documents filed by a lawyer representing three of Epstein’s alleged victims, Trump banned his former friend from Mar-a-Lago because he “sexually assaulted an underage girl at the club.” But the same lawyer later said in an interview that he was unable to confirm that claim, thoug...

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by mham001
Tue Jul 09, 2019 5:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Billionaire Jeff Epstein (finally) arrested for underage sex
Replies: 93
Views: 4475

Re: Billionaire Jeff Epstein (finally) arrested for underage sex

lugie wrote:
Can we now just agree that both of them are likely implicated?


Why would we do that? What has "implicated" Trump so far besides Ken's fantasies?

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by mham001
Tue Jul 09, 2019 5:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: California has officially lost it...Muralgate
Replies: 47
Views: 2491

Re: California has officially lost it...Muralgate

Or they are envious of a district so wealthy (this high school is in the exclusive Seacliff / Outer Richmond neighborhood of SF) that they can afford to devote over 50% of the school’s capacity and special programs to disadvantaged kids. This is not a normal suburb we’re talking about - Seacliff: h...

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by mham001
Tue Jul 09, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Billionaire Jeff Epstein (finally) arrested for underage sex
Replies: 93
Views: 4475

Re: Billionaire Jeff Epstein (finally) arrested for underage sex

I have a feeling the Grim Reaper cometh for Bill, maybe Trump too. Already his lawyers are saying he was never his friend but there he is in that New Yorker article saying what great friends they are. My favorite though is the bullshit about Epstein being barred from Mar a Lago for "hitting on...

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by mham001
Tue Jul 09, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going to happen after the 787/a350 orderbooks are completed?
Replies: 32
Views: 5300

Re: What's going to happen after the 787/a350 orderbooks are completed?

I'm not saying you're wrong, I'm saying I highly doubt that these two aircarft are going to keep selling like hotcakes for the next ten years and that it'll probably be too soon for a NEO, so given that, what's going to happen? The same thing that happens with any other program, production slowly w...

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by mham001
Sat Jul 06, 2019 6:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: California has officially lost it...Muralgate
Replies: 47
Views: 2491

Re: California has officially lost it...Muralgate

This school has been at the forefront of trying to erase Washington's legacy. There has been past attempts by politicians to rename it 'cuz Washington was white and bad.

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by mham001
Sat Jul 06, 2019 12:23 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: EU and Mercosur Reach Free Trade Agreement
Replies: 101
Views: 5079

Re: EU and Mercosur Reach Free Trade Agreement

So as we look at the aftermath of Paris Climate Agreement, it appears more and more clear that it is more about the optics for certain Europeans than actual substance. It really was sham. so that is why the treaty is contingent on the Mercosur countries keeping their Paris commitments and hence the...

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by mham001
Fri Jul 05, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New lawn mower - two questions
Replies: 8
Views: 1006

Re: New lawn mower - two questions

Keeping it without a use is money sitting on the shelf. Most likely, batteries will be better and cheaper when you need to replace it.

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by mham001
Thu Jul 04, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New lawn mower - two questions
Replies: 8
Views: 1006

Re: New lawn mower - two questions

Why don't you try the the lawnmower first before deciding if you need another battery? Minutes of use is going to depend on several factors such as length, thickness and moisture content of your lawn.

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by mham001
Thu Jul 04, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: EU and Mercosur Reach Free Trade Agreement
Replies: 101
Views: 5079

Re: EU and Mercosur Reach Free Trade Agreement

I suppose you are referring to French President Macron's one-to-one with Brasil's President Bolsanero, in which the French made it clear they would reject any deals with countries that withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement as Bolsanero has previously threatened to; I thought that one was rather...

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by mham001
Wed Jul 03, 2019 2:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Harris-Biden Controversy: Not the reaction you’d expect
Replies: 42
Views: 1664

Re: Harris-Biden Controversy: Not the reaction you’d expect

You need to seriously educate yourself on a number things. 2. Then you fly off with your brain-washed babble about how well versed you are about 'what Blacks need', not thought up by you...but a platter provided to you via Ingraham, Limbaugh, Hannity and the other racist idols of America. So you ar...

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by mham001
Tue Jul 02, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump brings in tanks for 4th of July celebration in Washington DC
Replies: 159
Views: 7807

Re: Trump brings in tanks for 4th of July celebration in Washington DC

Word is , he will try to highlight homelessness, in order to further blame the liberal cities. This homelessness theme is something that has come up regularly lately on right wing shows and radio. They like to blame folks, but offer no solutions. Is there something wrong with that? Is homelessness ...

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by mham001
Tue Jul 02, 2019 3:11 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Topic deleted, why?
Replies: 3
Views: 711

Re: Topic deleted, why?

[email protected] when asking about deletions.


It has been my recent personal experience that that is a waste of time. No answer.
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atcsundevil wrote:

In the future, it is recommended that you please email us at [email protected] when asking about deletions.


It has been my recent personal experience that that is a waste of time. No answer.

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by mham001
Tue Jul 02, 2019 1:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Harris-Biden Controversy: Not the reaction you’d expect
Replies: 42
Views: 1664

Re: Harris-Biden Controversy: Not the reaction you’d expect

I did a little reading up on busing in Berkeley. Biden has actually screwed the pooch so to speak. he should have been more open and just said, "Yes, I was against it and history has proven me right - it didn't work" as students and schools are more segregated today than they were 50 years...

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by mham001
Tue Jul 02, 2019 12:58 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Harris-Biden Controversy: Not the reaction you’d expect
Replies: 42
Views: 1664

Re: Harris-Biden Controversy: Not the reaction you’d expect

https://www.politico.com/story/2019/06/30/kamala-harris-joe-biden-2020-1391212 For everyone who likes to label Democrats and liberals as being all about identity politics, here’s an article from Politico that reflects that not all Democrats, and particularly black Democrats, automatically support t...

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by mham001
Mon Jul 01, 2019 1:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump Enters North Korea
Replies: 95
Views: 4519

Re: Trump Enters North Korea

Perhaps you missed the timeline; North Korea withdrew from the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty in 2003. That was not during the "8 years of the last administration". Perhaps you also missed out on knowing North Korea admitted having nuclear weapons in 2005 - which was not during the "...

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by mham001
Sun Jun 30, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump Enters North Korea
Replies: 95
Views: 4519

Re: Trump Enters North Korea

North Korea has no existence or need to exist outside of being North Korea. Trump has nothing to offer them, and they will offer nothing in return other than to use the meetings as propaganda to further prop up the Kim Regime. Hmm, if that is true, explain this... Barack Obama Warns Donald Trump on...

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by mham001
Sun Jun 30, 2019 8:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump Enters North Korea
Replies: 95
Views: 4519

Re: Trump Enters North Korea

So what has decades of delegitimizing the Kim regimes accomplished? And so how and why is Trump going to treat NK differently than Iran? The lying racist coward couldn't even have a meeting with Iran before abandoning a treaty? Why incentive does NK have for agreeing to anything with such a lying r...

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