So now we see our resident provocateur headed over to "thedailywire.com" to try to "prove" a point - a website which is nothing but a political propaganda/hit-piece-masquerading-as-a-news-source... just like other sites of that ilk. The fact that anyone would lower themselves to ...Jump to post
I don't believe any of the polls claiming Biden is winning. Has anyone even seen a single Biden lawn sign? I haven't. If mail in voting is allowed, Trump could definitely lose. So... you use yardsigns as a gauge of public opinion? And mail-in voting trumps ( no pun intended) yardsign counts? Are we...Jump to post
Shouldn't New York State law be followed? Of course. That is a straw man argument. Anyone who engaged in wrongdoing should be held accountable. The point I was making is presumably NY State has a law that says a corporation can be disbanded under certain circumstances, and presumably the AG is tryi...Jump to post
A friendly reminder copied from the forum rules with respect to the use of social media as a source: 3. Users should be cautious of linking to social media pages as source material for news. Unless the social media source is from a verified source (for example: directly from an airline’s Twitter pa...Jump to post
Another one: In Klamath Falls, Oregon, victory declared over antifa, which never showed up Towns from Washington state to Indiana have seen armed groups begin patrolling the streets after rumors spread on social media about an antifa invasion. https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/social-media/klamath-falls...Jump to post
Well being on 3 different drugs will make you act insane. He died of a heart attack. They found him to have advanced heart disease. The ME noted that there was no damage or bruising to his neck or windpipe, and he did not suffocate. So I do not think this was a murder. And the State's Attorneys fee...Jump to post
Interesting: On 23/9/2013, m/v Rhosus, flying the Moldovian flag, sailed from Batumi Port, Georgia heading to Biera in Mozambique carrying 2,750 tons of Ammonium Nitrate in bulk. En route, the vessel faced technical problems forcing the Master to enter Beirut Port. Upon inspection of the vessel by ...Jump to post
It’s somewhat ironic that so called Anti-fascists attempted to destroy the federal courthouse in Portland. The judiciary is the branch of government that is most likely to uphold democracy over fascism. It’s certainly evidence that the protesters really just want to hurt people and property and tha...Jump to post
Vietnam isn't a country, it was a war sponsored by Creedence Clearwater Revival to sell records. . And Peter, Paul, and Mary. Vietnam sold a lot of records for them! I'm also not aware of a New Zealand. I've only ever heard about Old Zealand. Be nice; we know that nowdays as "Elderly Zealand&q...Jump to post
This all could have been avoided if we had simply stayed home for three weeks like the adults told us to. In Jared’s defense, there isn’t a country on this planet where that has worked. Korea? Vietnam? New Zealand? To be fair, the troll guy asking the question probably doesn't understand that those...Jump to post
Drafran wrote:Trump's leg humpers (Trump humpers) should carry on with one proviso: share spit with a random stranger every day.
Northwest, American, Delta, United, etc., exude about 1% of the excitement of Northwest Orient, Pan Am or TWA. The latter were all in a whole different league of air travel, none of which will likely ever pass this way again. :crying: :crying: You do realize that "Northwest" and "Nor...Jump to post
They are a charter and freight operator, now renamed Aeronaves Dominicanas . I don't know if they are currently flying, and their website is "under maintenance"; that is never a good sign. http://fly-dominicana.com/info/ Here is a lead, anyway, and there are some phone numbers if you want ...Jump to post
JFK is actually more convenient for leisure travelers than LGA. You can get there a lot easier with mass transit. It offers more destinations to travel to. Without business traffic, LGA will be in a lot of trouble. Let's say we get to Q2 and slot waiver goes away, what is short haul business traffi...Jump to post
.... You know I have said that consistently but honestly he is worse than a poor president, he is a destructive one, damaging to his own nation and party (well he really isn't a Republican but the party has so far caved to him as I note above). He has weaponized chaos. Well, actually, Putin is prob...Jump to post
What interests me here is this, if Clinton was compromised and had been for such a long time, how many of those conspiracy theories about the Clintons are actually true? None. I wouldn't put this revelation is the "conspiracy theory" in-box; it is simply more evidence of a man whose sexua...Jump to post
A few hours ago I heard Trump making a volte face and saying he did not want to postpone the election. Perhaps 'making a U-turn' would be a more appropriate description since he might not know what a volte face is. So I guess that he has given up on extending his hold on power by preventing a Novem...Jump to post
Louie Gohmert would be rul scared right about now if he could read. :rotfl: :rotfl: :rotfl: Yep, a conundrum indeed. Dig deep, seriously deep for any possible crumbs of reason and sanity OR go with the 'as advertised TV accusatory braggadocchio' character buoyed by unrivaled depths of ignorance... ...Jump to post
He's losing and he knows it, so he's desperately trying to cling on to power in a way totally unacceptable in a democratic society: preventing people to express their will in order to be able to soldier on. Reports are he is convinced he can't win unless the vaccine is available before election day...Jump to post
Here it starts... citing already-disproven claims that mail-in ballots promote fraud - and despite having himself applied for a mail-in ballot - Trump wants to delay the November election: The only question is... will he send-in his storm troopers, like he did in Portland, to try to enforce it? http...Jump to post
I heard from a friend SQ used to fly to LAS, YYZ, ORD and JFK via BRU. When did these start? I can't find a old SQ timetable online. How were they routed? I read somewhere the YYZ flight was routed SIN-VIE-AMS-YYZ and they left Toronto when AC complained. AC didn't complain. They are part of the sa...Jump to post
DLFREEBIRD wrote:i think Trump would go to Putin's funeral and Kim Jong -Un. His base wouldn't bat an eye.
The only thing I don't understand is why the media has decided to settle. I thought "defamation" was notoriously difficult to prove? CNN and WaPo could have easily afforded to go to trial (I assume they have deep pockets). We don't know if the media decided to settle... or if they merely ...Jump to post
AA had been the most aggressive of the legacies in adding capacity, so I would expect more cuts from them in particular. Their current August schedule was very aggressive and would only work if demand had kept rapidly rising, but that is no longer the case it seems. AA took a chance and offered-up ...Jump to post
Not really strange since they have extensive bio labs that are still funded and functional, versus much of the other bio-R&D capability in Russia. Yep; I just see it as a admission that everything in the country is under the thumb of either Putin's military or the KGB successor, the FSB. Bio-en...Jump to post
The world cannot be shut down forever and can't run around with masks on (which present all kinds of health problems the MSM will never discuss) . We have, as individuals, become far too self-centered and self-important - much to the detriment of our nation and our society. Until everyone recognize...Jump to post
Health-care is free for every human with a beating heart. Always. What do you think we are? Inhumane Monsters? :checkmark: Not only that, but it is far better for the health of everyone if all persons in the country are entitled to and encouraged to use medical care. Anyone, whether native-born or ...Jump to post
dtw2hyd wrote:The honest headline should be "Trump is not saying anything about Russian hacking".
I think it is time for Trump to fire Dr. Fauci. He seems to be holding the country back and is putting a lot of false information out to inflate information. Trump is trying hard to restart our economy and keep the country going but Fauci and the media seem to want to hold things down. Dr. Fauci gr...Jump to post
It's boring, girls. Can we get at least somewhat more creative? Say, Vietnamese hackers stole coronavirus vaccine upon an order from Russians, or the other way around. Or, say, a Russian oligarch bribed Jeremy Corbin to give them coronavirus vaccine recipe. Russians have already tested their own va...Jump to post
I don't understand why they would hack this. Could they not have simply asked nicely for the vaccine if it becomes available? 1. The first company/country to develop a successful vaccine will reap tremendous financial advantage; 2. In all probability, whoever develops the vaccine first will see the...Jump to post
Interline agreements aren’t competition. Airlines don’t even need to seek approval for interline. There’s zero proof that competition is being reduced, just a bunch of A.netters and their per usual inane theories. :checkmark: People seem to misunderstand... this is a major change on the part of Jet...Jump to post
Considering their history, this may come as no surprise, but Russian hackers - coming for the State-sponsored Russian intelligence services - have been caught trying to steal Coronavirus vaccine research materials from labs in Great Britain, Canada, and the U.S.A. "The Russian hackers have targ...Jump to post
I wish I could feel bad about this.... but I think Darwin wins after all...Jump to post
FSDan wrote:lightsaber wrote:I'm sad LAX expansion is on hold.
It's not on hold. Per DL it's been accelerated.
What drives up the costs is all the legal challenges and endless appeals. Tighten up the appeals process down to just 1 and have the execution carried out within 6 months of the original conviction and the costs would plummet. ... and just kill more innocent people by denying them the right to a pr...Jump to post
I think critiquing the generous airline bailout is fair, but implying that this money is being funneled through to foreign airlines at this time is a silly claim. Not only silly; let's call it what it is: an outright lie. Oh, for sure. I can’t speak for everyone, but I’m operating on the assumption...Jump to post
Fauci admitted this was the reason he lied. That is the issue here. It's not nonsense, Fauci admitted it. I would still contend that Dr. Fauci did not lie; he carefully explained why, in the early days of the pandemic, most people should not be buying masks: "Another rumor about the efficacy o...Jump to post
Not just an "Odd Couple"; this is an Odd Trio , with drug kingpin Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán, Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández, and his valued supporter, one Donald J. Trump, all locked up in a messy drug-money-buys-political-influence ménage à trois . "...US officia...Jump to post
Nope, I am in support of the death penalty as there is often absolute proof. How can you deny that? In an ideal world, you might be justified. Unfortunately, there are too many cases where juries have determined there was "absolute truth", beyond a shadow of a doubt, to convict someone......Jump to post
Unfortunately, I think you are right. I’m not sure how you can only reduce 20% labor cost when you are facing a 90% revenue reduction. Even 20% on 50% revenue reduction, which seems optimistic in the near term, doesn’t seem to compute Does "revenue" equate to sales-minus-refunds ? If so, ...Jump to post
One issue with Fauci's credibility is that he lied to the american people about the need for masks (Saying not to wear them early in the pandemic), then later admitted that was a lie to prevent people from hoarding masks. This is being used by many on the right to not only trash his credibility, bu...Jump to post
"A 30-year-old Texas man who attended a “Covid party” died after being infected with the virus. Just before he died, he told his nurse: 'I think I made a mistake. I thought this was a hoax, but it’s not.'” Maybe when a few of the Fauci critics here actually catch the virus - or someone close t...Jump to post
FAQ AS ATL-CHS AUG 0>1.0 This is a rather odd ball route for AS to begin flying. Possibly a way to Keep the Boeing traffic moving between SC and WA? I had to read it twice, but Boeimg was the first thing that came to mind. That contract must be gold! It is SEA-ATL-CHS-ATL-SEA - a tag-on from ATL...Jump to post
tlhgator wrote:enilria wrote:FAQ
AS ATL-CHS AUG 0>1.0
This is a rather odd ball route for AS to begin flying. Possibly a way to Keep the Boeing traffic moving between SC and WA?