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by Redd
Fri Dec 03, 2021 1:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tucson Cop Fired for Killing Shoplifting Suspect
Replies: 77
Views: 1934

Re: Tucson Cop Fired for Killing Shoplifting Suspect

I subscribe to a subreddit called r/dataisbeautiful. It’s a collection of maps and general data concerning all types of topics. A recent post dealt with crime in America and many cities in the top 20 most dangerous places are solidly Republican. Yeah, but the problem with that is that it's just not...

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by Redd
Thu Dec 02, 2021 2:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tucson Cop Fired for Killing Shoplifting Suspect
Replies: 77
Views: 1934

Re: Tucson Cop Fired for Killing Shoplifting Suspect

It's completely nuts, it makes no sense when you can find multiple videos of people shoplifting in California, walking out of the stores past security with bin liners full of crap and nobody lifts a finger to stop them. Yeah, I've seen that. Where is the Police in those situations, right? And here ...

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by Redd
Thu Dec 02, 2021 9:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tucson Cop Fired for Killing Shoplifting Suspect
Replies: 77
Views: 1934

Re: Tucson Cop Fired for Killing Shoplifting Suspect

Watched the video, this is insane. I don't think that in ANY COUNTRY aside from the USA, or maybe Canada, a police officer would even think of pulling out a weapon in this case. This guy was on a mobility scooter, FFS. It's not like he was going to get away, or could put up a fight. This is murder. ...

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by Redd
Tue Nov 30, 2021 5:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Half world’s fossil fuel assets could become worthless by 2036 in net zero transition
Replies: 203
Views: 7710

Re: Half world’s fossil fuel assets could become worthless by 2036 in net zero transition

We've solved the green energy problem, many-a-decade ago. With 'new' and clean nuclear energy (thorium molten salt reactors) there is very little waste, and that waste has a multi-decade long half life (not multi-millennium like current reactors) It's cheap, green and offers infinite energy that ca...

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by Redd
Mon Nov 29, 2021 12:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Half world’s fossil fuel assets could become worthless by 2036 in net zero transition
Replies: 203
Views: 7710

Re: Half world’s fossil fuel assets could become worthless by 2036 in net zero transition

We've solved the green energy problem, many-a-decade ago. With 'new' and clean nuclear energy (thorium molten salt reactors) there is very little waste, and that waste has a multi-decade long half life (not multi-millennium like current reactors) It's cheap, green and offers infinite energy that ca...

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by Redd
Mon Nov 29, 2021 11:56 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Half world’s fossil fuel assets could become worthless by 2036 in net zero transition
Replies: 203
Views: 7710

Re: Half world’s fossil fuel assets could become worthless by 2036 in net zero transition

We've solved the green energy problem, many-a-decade ago. With 'new' and clean nuclear energy (thorium molten salt reactors) there is very little waste, and that waste has a multi-decade long half life (not multi-millennium like current reactors) It's cheap, green and offers infinite energy that can...

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by Redd
Fri Nov 26, 2021 12:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Do you need a visa to fly to Russia as a crew member (pilot)?
Replies: 14
Views: 1987

Re: Do you need a visa to fly to Russia as a crew member (pilot)?

Good morning everyone, I may be doing a ferry flight to Russia next month as a contract pilot. It's still in the planning process and I'm sure the company I will be working for will take care of this, but I was curious if Flight Crew Members (Pilots) need a visa to fly to Russia? . I'm a Canadian c...

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by Redd
Fri Nov 26, 2021 12:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc
Replies: 99
Views: 4606

Re: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc

There is certainly a lot that can be done on prevention - addressing poverty, support for struggling/broken families, strengthening of community measures. But there are some folks, like the Bundys, Gacys, Kaczynskis, and Malvos who just can't be reached. They need to be locked up, it's the only way...

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by Redd
Thu Nov 25, 2021 11:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc
Replies: 99
Views: 4606

Re: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc

Sandmann didn’t exercise empathy either. Irresponsible reporting does not excuse his behavior. Sandmann didn't begin 'the conversation.' He and his group were waiting for a bus and were being targeted with racist taunts from the Black Hebrew Israelites. Phillips then got in his face while beating h...

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by Redd
Mon Nov 22, 2021 10:54 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc
Replies: 99
Views: 4606

Re: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc

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50-Page rap sheet for this guy. Sexual abuse, domestic abuse, burglary, distribution of narcotics, strangulation.... How was this guy not in jail on a life sentence?

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by Redd
Sun Nov 21, 2021 2:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Thomas Jefferson Statue Inside New York City Hall to be Removed
Replies: 20
Views: 1187

Re: Thomas Jefferson Statue Inside New York City Hall to be Removed

So when is Mount Rushmore being blasted apart? Can't be too long from now, the way things are going over there.

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by Redd
Wed Nov 17, 2021 10:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: VP Harris feels "constrained" politically
Replies: 83
Views: 3644

Re: VP Harris feels "constrained" politically

Jetsgo wrote:
That has to be some of the funniest ish I’ve seen on here in a LONG time. Please pass whatever you’re having.


I don't think you want it. I suspect it causes permanent damage.

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by Redd
Wed Nov 17, 2021 10:20 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: VP Harris feels "constrained" politically
Replies: 83
Views: 3644

Re: VP Harris feels "constrained" politically

Harris is what you get when identity politics trump merit when it comes to picking a VP You guys really go all out with the gaslighting, don’t you. Biden and Harris, are the 2 most rock solid, completely neutral, morally fit and mainstream middle of the road people on the american continent, but tha...

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by Redd
Mon Nov 15, 2021 3:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Possible EU ban of Turkish Airlines, flydubai
Replies: 80
Views: 5360

Re: Possible EU ban of Turkish Airlines, flydubai

"The Iraqi government has said a first flight to repatriate its nationals who are among migrants stranded at the Belarus-Poland border will be organised on Thursday "on a voluntary basis". "Iraq will operate a first flight for those who wish to return home voluntarily on the 18th...

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by Redd
Mon Nov 15, 2021 3:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: If Russia invades Ukraine what response can be made?
Replies: 52
Views: 3413

Re: If Russia invades Ukraine what response can be made?

Norway has a stable relationship with Russia, there is no need for Norway to rock any boats. It would be better, if immigrants stayed out discussions, what their host country should or should not do. Not to speak for someone else, but he's an expat, resident and pays taxes there from what I've gath...

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by Redd
Sat Nov 13, 2021 4:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: If Russia invades Ukraine what response can be made?
Replies: 52
Views: 3413

Re: If Russia invades Ukraine what response can be made?

I don't think that we should/could do anything. Because of geography, a meaningful response is almost impossible. Ukraine is just as corrupt as Russia, but tries to play the "poor, little me" card. It has a population greater than all the western European countries except for Germany, Fra...

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by Redd
Thu Nov 11, 2021 3:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Possible EU ban of Turkish Airlines, flydubai
Replies: 80
Views: 5360

Re: Possible EU ban of Turkish Airlines, flydubai

People who have been living in dire conditions for years (many of whom have PTSD) don't have mental space for our quaint niceties of law and procedure. If another government (this time Belarus) says 'now's your chance - do X-Y-Z!', they'll do it. Just the reality of these kind of geopolitical dispa...

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by Redd
Thu Nov 11, 2021 3:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Possible EU ban of Turkish Airlines, flydubai
Replies: 80
Views: 5360

Re: Possible EU ban of Turkish Airlines, flydubai

These people, who've been living in 'dire' circumstances, somehow had thousands of Euros to pay to get to the Polish/Belarus border. There are legal immigration routes, if you want to come through legally, welcome. If not, then it shows a complete lack of respect for the rule of law on the part of ...

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by Redd
Thu Nov 11, 2021 8:48 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Possible EU ban of Turkish Airlines, flydubai
Replies: 80
Views: 5360

Re: Possible EU ban of Turkish Airlines, flydubai

I feel sorry for the migrants, effectively being treated as pawns in a geopolitical game. Pretty cynical on the part of Belarus (among others obviously.) That's one way of looking at it. The other is that the migrants travel knowing full well that they'll be attempting to illegally cross into the E...

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by Redd
Wed Nov 10, 2021 2:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Possible EU ban of Turkish Airlines, flydubai
Replies: 80
Views: 5360

Re: Possible EU ban of Turkish Airlines, flydubai

I feel sorry for the migrants, effectively being treated as pawns in a geopolitical game. Pretty cynical on the part of Belarus (among others obviously.) That's one way of looking at it. The other is that the migrants travel knowing full well that they'll be attempting to illegally cross into the E...

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by Redd
Wed Nov 10, 2021 8:20 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Menopause, need some help
Replies: 28
Views: 1449

Re: Menopause, need some help

Had this conversation with a few women who've gone through it in my running group, they said physical exercise, especially intense cardio made menopause very light for them. Without getting into too much detail. But good luck telling a woman who's going through strong menopausal symptoms to lace up ...

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by Redd
Mon Nov 01, 2021 9:03 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New Fox Tucker Carlson Promo Alleges 1/6 'False Flag' - Conservatives Criticize It
Replies: 66
Views: 4061

Re: New Fox Tucker Carlson Promo Alleges 1/6 'False Flag' - Conservatives Criticize It

One thing I don't get, is the same people who are outraged about 1/6 so much, completely ignore the BLM riots that caused more damage on US soil than at any other time in American history since the Civil War, killed dozens of people including children and destroyed thousands of people's livelihoods....

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by Redd
Sun Oct 31, 2021 5:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Southwest pilot broadcasts political views to pax
Replies: 147
Views: 8172

Re: Southwest pilot broadcasts political views to pax

Hope everyone recovered from this traumatizing incident. There was a lack of safe spaces aboard the aircraft, traumatized for life. It's amazing how many people are reacting to this story with snide remarks instead of dealing with the reality of supposed adults behaving badly. Just having a laugh. ...

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by Redd
Sun Oct 31, 2021 7:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Southwest pilot broadcasts political views to pax
Replies: 147
Views: 8172

Re: Southwest pilot broadcasts political views to pax

BWIAirport wrote:
Hope everyone recovered from this traumatizing incident.


There was a lack of safe spaces aboard the aircraft, traumatized for life.

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by Redd
Tue Oct 26, 2021 8:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: America, actors, communists 1950s
Replies: 40
Views: 1508

Re: America, actors, communists 1950s

Freedom of speech and thought wasn't that important back then it seems. The Soviet Union was funding dozens of wars of revolution, and in-country movements. In the USA, many movements were funded by the USSR, such as the Weather Underground. The Soviet Union wanted to destabilize not only the USA, ...

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by Redd
Tue Oct 26, 2021 8:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: John Gruden 'resigns' as NFL Raiders head coach over old offensive e-mails
Replies: 50
Views: 2594

Re: John Gruden 'resigns' as NFL Raiders head coach over old offensive e-mails

If you want to cancel culture to work, the double standard has to be dropped. (It won't be, so it'll never work) Take Emma Sulkowicz, mattress girl, who falsely accused a fellow college student of rape and caused devastation in his life. While Emma walked around in some sick and twisted performance...

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by Redd
Sun Oct 24, 2021 7:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman
Replies: 285
Views: 13196

Re: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman

Can anyone answer why there would be live rounds on set, ever?!? I was under the impression that only blanks are used.

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by Redd
Sun Oct 24, 2021 7:32 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: John Gruden 'resigns' as NFL Raiders head coach over old offensive e-mails
Replies: 50
Views: 2594

Re: John Gruden 'resigns' as NFL Raiders head coach over old offensive e-mails

If you want to cancel culture to work, the double standard has to be dropped. (It won't be, so it'll never work) Take Emma Sulkowicz, mattress girl, who falsely accused a fellow college student of rape and caused devastation in his life. While Emma walked around in some sick and twisted performance ...

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by Redd
Sat Oct 16, 2021 9:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: John Gruden 'resigns' as NFL Raiders head coach over old offensive e-mails
Replies: 50
Views: 2594

Re: John Gruden 'resigns' as NFL Raiders head coach over old offensive e-mails

They need to prove they understand what they did or said was wrong. If there wasn't a double standard, we could have a conversation. But this just shows, we should not give an aggressive mob of people the power to destroy lives. Take Emma Sulkowicz for example, she accused a young man of rape in he...

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by Redd
Thu Oct 14, 2021 9:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: C340 Crash In KSEE Neighborhood
Replies: 62
Views: 8813

Re: C340 Crash In KSEE Neighborhood

Spatial D is a very powerful stressor and it takes experience and discipline to ignore it and orient oneself by the flight instruments. It’s not near as simple as looking at the speedometer on your car. I remember my first time flying into clouds with my instructor. It took everything I have to fly...

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by Redd
Wed Oct 13, 2021 3:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: John Gruden 'resigns' as NFL Raiders head coach over old offensive e-mails
Replies: 50
Views: 2594

Re: John Gruden 'resigns' as NFL Raiders head coach over old offensive e-mails

Maybe so, people might not like my opinions or thoughts and maybe they’ll think I’m bad for that But here’s the catch…I’m not a racist, and nor am I trying to defend one. There’s no “pro-racist” argument that doesn’t make you a garbage human. (Not you, the a.net user specifically, to clarify. I don...

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by Redd
Wed Oct 13, 2021 12:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: John Gruden 'resigns' as NFL Raiders head coach over old offensive e-mails
Replies: 50
Views: 2594

Re: John Gruden 'resigns' as NFL Raiders head coach over old offensive e-mails

Sorry, but complaining about his past impacting the present just makes you look foolish. This was 2011. It’s not like you can use the excuse people use for their old grandpa who sometimes says the wrong thing, “oh he’s from a different time!” If you were a racist in 2011 you were still a few decade...

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by Redd
Wed Oct 13, 2021 12:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: John Gruden 'resigns' as NFL Raiders head coach over old offensive e-mails
Replies: 50
Views: 2594

Re: John Gruden 'resigns' as NFL Raiders head coach over old offensive e-mails

Sorry, but complaining about his past impacting the present just makes you look foolish. This was 2011. It’s not like you can use the excuse people use for their old grandpa who sometimes says the wrong thing, “oh he’s from a different time!” If you were a racist in 2011 you were still a few decade...

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by Redd
Tue Oct 12, 2021 3:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: John Gruden 'resigns' as NFL Raiders head coach over old offensive e-mails
Replies: 50
Views: 2594

Re: John Gruden 'resigns' as NFL Raiders head coach over old offensive e-mails

Sorry, but complaining about his past impacting the present just makes you look foolish. This was 2011. It’s not like you can use the excuse people use for their old grandpa who sometimes says the wrong thing, “oh he’s from a different time!” If you were a racist in 2011 you were still a few decade...

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by Redd
Tue Oct 12, 2021 3:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: John Gruden 'resigns' as NFL Raiders head coach over old offensive e-mails
Replies: 50
Views: 2594

Re: John Gruden 'resigns' as NFL Raiders head coach over old offensive e-mails

This is good, Everyone's past life should be put under a microscope and judged. Competence should have absolutely no bearing on someone's position, just the ability to be non-offensive and have right-thought. I will also add, that no absolution should ever be considered, if you've crossed a line, e...

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by Redd
Tue Oct 12, 2021 9:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: John Gruden 'resigns' as NFL Raiders head coach over old offensive e-mails
Replies: 50
Views: 2594

Re: John Gruden 'resigns' as NFL Raiders head coach over old offensive e-mails

This is good, Everyone's past life should be put under a microscope and judged. Competence should have absolutely no bearing on someone's position, just the ability to be non-offensive and have right-thought. I will also add, that no absolution should ever be considered, if you've crossed a line, ev...

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by Redd
Thu Oct 07, 2021 9:28 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Four wheelers and taxation in India.
Replies: 154
Views: 4644

Re: Four wheelers and taxation in India.

I think you have stuff confused. You are the one making extraordinary claims claiming extraordinary proof. You are also not discussing technical issues, you are repeating talking points from people with vested interest in hindering the electrification. Redd, except point #1 and #2 which are somewha...

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by Redd
Wed Oct 06, 2021 3:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Four wheelers and taxation in India.
Replies: 154
Views: 4644

Re: Four wheelers and taxation in India.

Redd, except point #1 and #2 which are somewhat connected to reality, those are all completely false, and just the same old right wing/oil lonby talking points. No reason to make fossil cars after 2025. EVs have currently passed fossils in capability and quality, it is now only a question of produc...

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by Redd
Wed Oct 06, 2021 11:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Four wheelers and taxation in India.
Replies: 154
Views: 4644

Re: Four wheelers and taxation in India.

No reason to make fossil cars after 2025. EVs have currently passed fossils in capability and quality, it is now only a question of production capability. There are a few issues with that. 1. ICE engines in the industrial sector (diggers, backhoes, etc,.) aren't viable in electric, and that sector ...

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by Redd
Tue Oct 05, 2021 9:52 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Multiple social media platforms are zotzed
Replies: 14
Views: 941

Re: Multiple social media platforms are zotzed

Any entertaining conspiracy theories as to why they went down yet? :duck:

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by Redd
Sun Sep 26, 2021 12:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Voter ID Law Blocked in North Carolina
Replies: 74
Views: 3569

Re: Voter ID Law Blocked in North Carolina

OK, so I am going to show up in France one day (or any other of the dozens of 1st world countries) , say I am a French citizen, and vote on their elections, let see if they would allow me to cast a vote, just because I told them so. If I tell them they are racist for asking, would anyone support me...

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by Redd
Sat Sep 25, 2021 4:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Voter ID Law Blocked in North Carolina
Replies: 74
Views: 3569

Re: Voter ID Law Blocked in North Carolina

Here we go.... Democrats want voters to have ID too. But when Republicans make demands that hold back minorities, that is racist. Especially when those demands come days before registration closes. As Republicans do. Minorities who work two and three jobs just to scrape by have to drive here and th...

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by Redd
Sat Sep 25, 2021 3:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Voter ID Law Blocked in North Carolina
Replies: 74
Views: 3569

Re: Voter ID Law Blocked in North Carolina

Most of the first world countries demand and ID when you vote, many even wherever you go. How that is racist is beyond me. Nonsensical framing by the Democrats. Here we go.... Democrats want voters to have ID too. But when Republicans make demands that hold back minorities, that is racist. Especial...

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by Redd
Thu Aug 05, 2021 8:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Insane Cockpit Video of 737-300 Landing
Replies: 132
Views: 25728

Re: Insane Cockpit Video of 737-300 Landing

“A ‘good’ landing is one from which you can walk away. A ‘great’ landing is one after which they can use the plane again.”

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by Redd
Sat Jan 23, 2021 9:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Deplatforming Conservatives Strenthening Them?
Replies: 132
Views: 7177

Re: Is Deplatforming Conservatives Strenthening Them?

Alright boys, I'm outta here for good. Best of luck with everything!

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by Redd
Sat Jan 23, 2021 5:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Deplatforming Conservatives Strenthening Them?
Replies: 132
Views: 7177

Re: Is Deplatforming Conservatives Strenthening Them?

Was it Trump supporters or BLM that caused more damage than at anytime since American Civil War on American soil? Not to mention the actual murders, and child victims caught in the middle. So yeah. There are problems on both sides, but due to the tribalism you're so proudly displaying, people are w...

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by Redd
Sat Jan 23, 2021 9:46 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Deplatforming Conservatives Strenthening Them?
Replies: 132
Views: 7177

Re: Is Deplatforming Conservatives Strenthening Them?

I will answer you so explicably clearly that you will never have to have this constant wonder about the difference is again: Burning and looting is not the problem. The problem is a fascist attempt at overthrowing the US democratically elected government and throw the worlds oldest democracy into a...

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by Redd
Sat Jan 16, 2021 11:06 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Deplatforming Conservatives Strenthening Them?
Replies: 132
Views: 7177

Re: Is Deplatforming Conservatives Strenthening Them?

[quote="M564038"]I will answer you so explicably clearly that you will never have to have this constant wonder about the difference is again: Burning and looting is not the problem. The problem is a fascist attempt at overthrowing the US democratically elected government and throw the worl...

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by Redd
Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Deplatforming Conservatives Strenthening Them?
Replies: 132
Views: 7177

Is Deplatforming Conservatives Strenthening Them?

Trump was almost gone. The man who is his own worst enemy was about to fade into oblivion. Will he now be a martyr? Parler, gone. Trump, gone. Ron Paul of all people, gone at least temporarily. Many other conservatives, gone, deplatformed. All the left had to do was to let the Trump era fade into ob...

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by Redd
Thu Dec 31, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Other country's anthems
Replies: 64
Views: 43285

Re: Other country's anthems

The problem for some countries is (like the US) that they sing the national anthem all the time, so no special feeling when the national team plays. I disagree when you are away from the US representing in the world cup you have to have feeling. I remember Gattuso used to sing the Italian anthem wi...

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