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by afcjets
Mon Aug 10, 2020 2:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Republicans No One Can Argue With
Replies: 77
Views: 3222

Re: Republicans No One Can Argue With

He is not an authority on economics - he’s just in a position where he can BS and lie as if he is, and dumb followers lap it up. That’s called ‘irresponsible’ not ‘objectively true’. Some might call it callous. The numbers say otherwise: "Trump’s policies, and just as importantly, the expectat...

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by afcjets
Sun Aug 09, 2020 5:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Republicans No One Can Argue With
Replies: 77
Views: 3222

Re: Republicans No One Can Argue With

1) They are not the same person. People do not inherently trust salespeople, but they do inherently trust the President. 2) It is objectively worse to lie to an entire nation of people who you are in control of than to lie to individuals you want to fleece for $20 Yes they are the same person, and ...

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by afcjets
Sun Aug 09, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Republicans No One Can Argue With
Replies: 77
Views: 3222

Re: Republicans No One Can Argue With

meecrob wrote:
Did I read that right? A President lying about the state of their economy is the same as a salesman lying about the quality of their wares?

Yup, especially when it's the same person and both are subjective.

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by afcjets
Sun Aug 09, 2020 3:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Republicans No One Can Argue With
Replies: 77
Views: 3222

Re: Republicans No One Can Argue With

I am also against seperating parents who cross the border illegally with their kids. Detain them together or send them back together. You criticize yet leave the statements most obviously ridiculous untouched. Nah. Spelling it out for you: since you can find only two things to disagree with, do you...

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by afcjets
Sun Aug 09, 2020 2:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Republicans No One Can Argue With
Replies: 77
Views: 3222

Re: Republicans No One Can Argue With

It's not a straw man - you missed the earlier point entirely. Learn how to make a point without introducing a straw man. "The typical straw man argument creates the illusion of having completely refuted or defeated an opponent's proposition through the covert replacement of it with a different...

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by afcjets
Sun Aug 09, 2020 12:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Republicans No One Can Argue With
Replies: 77
Views: 3222

Re: Republicans No One Can Argue With

Guess you disagree with the economists who say 45 is wrong because 1958-1973 was the greatest economy ever, when GDP growth exceeded 5% eleven times, and one decent professional income was enough for a family of four. Your straw man argument illustrates how there's nothing racist about wanting to M...

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by afcjets
Sun Aug 09, 2020 6:53 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Republicans No One Can Argue With
Replies: 77
Views: 3222

Re: Republicans No One Can Argue With

You're wrong, it's never been mentioned about me because I can and have discussed negative things about Trump and where I disagree with him. For example, he said he would appeal Obamacare the very first day if not first hour of his presidency, and that still hasn't happened. I am also against separ...

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by afcjets
Sun Aug 09, 2020 2:09 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Republicans No One Can Argue With
Replies: 77
Views: 3222

Re: Republicans No One Can Argue With

LOL RCP is a right-leaning commentary site. They just happen to have the most comprehensive aggregator of polling data from all sources. You just can’t discuss anything on the merits if negative for 45 - that’s why your position is the true form of TDS, as outlined time and again. You're wrong, it'...

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by afcjets
Sat Aug 08, 2020 10:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: So Biden want to rollback tariffs against China afterall?
Replies: 29
Views: 1131

Re: So Biden want to rollback tariffs against China afterall?

China is one of the only areas which Trump got it right. But again, as we know, broken clocks are right twice a day. Same here. It was no great insight by him but rather his indifference to breaking previous relations etc. It was just who he is, and here it worked while most everywhere else in did ...

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by afcjets
Sat Aug 08, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Republicans No One Can Argue With
Replies: 77
Views: 3222

Re: Republicans No One Can Argue With

No person who employs logic or reason is buying the narrative that this WH is successful or competent. On almost every metric (before covid), the numbers don't lie. Gonna have to back that up with some facts - and no, the DJIA is not something you can use because it is influenced by far more than t...

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by afcjets
Sat Aug 08, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Republicans No One Can Argue With
Replies: 77
Views: 3222

Re: Republicans No One Can Argue With

afcjets wrote:
Aaron747 wrote:
No person who employs logic or reason is buying the narrative that this WH is successful or competent.

On almost every metric (before covid), the numbers don't lie.

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by afcjets
Sat Aug 08, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Republicans No One Can Argue With
Replies: 77
Views: 3222

Re: Republicans No One Can Argue With

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by afcjets
Thu Aug 06, 2020 9:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Republicans No One Can Argue With
Replies: 77
Views: 3222

Re: Republicans No One Can Argue With

Tugger wrote:
afcjets wrote:
Trump wins when America wins, not the other way around.

Basicly true for every/any politician. If their community/city/state/nation "wins" while they are in office, they are likely to also then win.

Tugg


Exactly, which is why no one is buying the other side's narrative.

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by afcjets
Thu Aug 06, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Republicans No One Can Argue With
Replies: 77
Views: 3222

Re: Republicans No One Can Argue With

NEW AD: Republican Vets Against Trump https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jUBwxpDfLok No one can argue with these true American Patriots. As an Air Force vet, I hear these guys loud and clear. You cannot support Gen. Michael Flynn and these guys too. I can and I'm not a Republican. I support Michael Fl...

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by afcjets
Thu Aug 06, 2020 1:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I just gave blood and it's painless
Replies: 30
Views: 1096

Re: I just gave blood and it's painless

I do think you need to get some misconceptions out of your head. Especially the big can of "absolutely all gay men are the same" you seem to haul around. best regards Thomas I think you need to consider context more before you post. The original post I responded to concerned policies rega...

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by afcjets
Thu Aug 06, 2020 8:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I just gave blood and it's painless
Replies: 30
Views: 1096

Re: I just gave blood and it's painless

Which in the describes case is not true... the others are the higher risk groups. They are not considered high risk groups because they're not high risk. Why do you think the first group still uses condoms? Cleanliness comes to mind. best regards Thomas If that were the case they're never would hav...

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by afcjets
Thu Aug 06, 2020 6:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I just gave blood and it's painless
Replies: 30
Views: 1096

Re: I just gave blood and it's painless

A MSM donor with a permanent partner (both of who are HIV- and can attest to using condoms) is deferred; a woman who is dating several guys and has unprotected sex is not; neither is a guy sleeping with multiple women; even lesbians get off the hook easy. What is the difference here? Blood will sti...

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by afcjets
Thu Aug 06, 2020 4:30 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I just gave blood and it's painless
Replies: 30
Views: 1096

Re: I just gave blood and it's painless

A MSM donor with a permanent partner (both of who are HIV- and can attest to using condoms) is deferred; a woman who is dating several guys and has unprotected sex is not; neither is a guy sleeping with multiple women; even lesbians get off the hook easy. What is the difference here? Blood will sti...

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by afcjets
Wed Aug 05, 2020 11:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I just gave blood and it's painless
Replies: 30
Views: 1096

Re: I just gave blood and it's painless

I would, but unfortunately, the FDA still has a thing against gay men giving blood (though they're perfectly OK with promiscuous individuals so long as it's not MSM) and while they've lowered the restrictions from life deferment to 12 months to 3 months (COVID) after having any kind of sexual conta...

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by afcjets
Mon Aug 03, 2020 1:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Epstein Accuser Says Bill Clinton Partied on Pedophile Island
Replies: 76
Views: 3300

Re: Epstein Accuser Says Bill Clinton Partied on Pedophile Island

While I agree with most of what you're saying, there is nothing scientific about what is considered sound sex decisions. It's completely subjective and subjectivity is the opposite of science. Absolutely incorrect. Compared to 30 years ago, much is now known about high/low context decisionmaking in...

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by afcjets
Mon Aug 03, 2020 8:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Epstein Accuser Says Bill Clinton Partied on Pedophile Island
Replies: 76
Views: 3300

Re: Epstein Accuser Says Bill Clinton Partied on Pedophile Island

The only people who understand the varied peculiarities of Male sexuality that go beyond the norm are professional sex workers (hookers), their managers (pimps) and those who've been around the block - a lot! There are plenty of men (and women) who get off on sexual acts which are not considered ma...

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by afcjets
Thu Jul 30, 2020 8:23 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Former Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain has died after being hospitalized with the coronavirus
Replies: 67
Views: 3505

Re: Herman Cain Still on Oxygen

I thought conservatives were market geniuses? It makes zero sense to assign color value to money - especially in real estate and big-ticket purchases like property. Don Jr. said this about his Dad when addressing those who accused his Dad of being racist. He said the only color his Dad sees is gree...

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by afcjets
Tue Jul 28, 2020 5:39 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Best USA Climate
Replies: 48
Views: 1818

Re: Best USA Climate

NIKV69 wrote:
You guys are all nuts. It's San Diego. It's not even close.


OC is even better. During June Gloom the sun comes out much earlier in coastal OC than SD. 12 noon vs 3p on average from my observation. OC is also a bit warmer during the winter and spring it seems, even though it's further north.

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by afcjets
Tue Jul 28, 2020 5:36 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Best USA Climate
Replies: 48
Views: 1818

Re: Best USA Climate

California or Florida. California I just visited last year and liked it, a bit too hot inland but I would stay near a coast. Florida I haven't tried yet but I can live with hot and humid as long as I don't have to dress up and can swim regularly, which is one of the reasons I would be living there ...

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by afcjets
Tue Jul 28, 2020 2:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tips: for or against?
Replies: 98
Views: 2812

Re: Tips: for or against?

No tip for carry out. No tip for fast food. 20% at a sit down restaurant. $1 a drink on the rare occasions that I’m in a bar. This is exactly me, except I quit drinking 10 years ago and might have tipped $2 per drink if it was closer to $10. My pet peeve is restaurants where you pay for your food a...

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by afcjets
Sun Jul 26, 2020 12:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: WaPo settles lawsuit by Covington Nick Sandmann
Replies: 45
Views: 1687

Re: WaPo settles lawsuit by Covington Nick Sandmann

So if the kid's lawyer knew they had an airtight case why accept the smaller settlement, why not go for the win in court and a) get a higher cash payout and b) get what he really wanted, a victory in a court case exposing the supposed "liberal bias" in the media? From a PR standpoint this...

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by afcjets
Sat Jul 25, 2020 9:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Highly Sensitive Person
Replies: 20
Views: 1629

Re: Highly Sensitive Person

The material I was reading claim it's a characteristic of people which could caused by some reason and it's neother a disease nor can it be changed...? Is this something that can actually be medically intervened (and should it?) I agree it's not a disease however I think it can be caused and/or exa...

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 24, 2020 5:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Highly Sensitive Person
Replies: 20
Views: 1629

Re: Highly Sensitive Person

Something like sleep apnea or the umbilical cord being wrapped around the baby's neck sounds like they could be causes as well. Interesting. Yup, but I think neurotoxins are a lot more likely. Our world is becoming increasingly toxic and IMO eventually some of us become overloaded with toxins to th...

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 24, 2020 3:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Highly Sensitive Person
Replies: 20
Views: 1629

Re: Highly Sensitive Person

I am confused, are you saying that you are highly sensitive to light, noise, and smell? if so you could have ADD if you're saying your feelings are sensitive, then that's something else. I have an employee who has ADD and I take advantage of her sense of smell, her intuition and her frankness. It r...

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 24, 2020 6:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Good People for Joe Biden's Running Mate
Replies: 3
Views: 430

Re: Good People for Joe Biden's Running Mate

Tulsi Gabbard. She is a woman of color, Iraq war veteran who is anti war, very intelligent and would attract a lot of Independents and Republicans, but for some reason no one has ever explained, barely got any support in the primaries.

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by afcjets
Thu Jul 23, 2020 5:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Three Arizona Teachers Catch COVID-19
Replies: 18
Views: 836

Re: Three Arizona Teachers Catch COVID-19

ArchGuy1 wrote:
Where could they have got it from even while following all the precautions recommended.


They followed all the safety guidelines at work.
Perhaps they attended large or small social or family gatherings or went to restaurants, gyms, hair salons, doctor's offices, stores, etc. and weren't as safe.

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by afcjets
Thu Jul 23, 2020 3:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Three Arizona Teachers Catch COVID-19
Replies: 18
Views: 836

Re: Three Arizona Teachers Catch COVID-19

I think installing UV lights or similar in HVAC systems in commercial buildings is a great idea. I also think part of the reason places like Arizona, Texas, and Florida are reporting some of the highest numbers is because while covid19 might not survive in hot weather for long, people are spending m...

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by afcjets
Mon Jul 20, 2020 2:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Highly Sensitive Person
Replies: 20
Views: 1629

Re: Highly Sensitive Person

I have recently cane across this concept called "Highly Sensitive Person" and find that some of my traits seems to match the description of this term. Question: 1. How to know if one is really such sort of person or not? 2. It was claimed that about 15-20% of the world's population are of...

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by afcjets
Mon Jul 13, 2020 12:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Popular movies that are now seen as Politically or socailly bad
Replies: 99
Views: 4135

Re: Popular movies that are now seen as Politically or socailly bad

Any movie that sexualizes high schoolers and makes it seem like men are obligated to lose their virginity before graduating high school. The Last American Virgin. I saw this movie as a kid a lot but just now seeing the trailer for the first time, it's great! https://youtu.be/zmsly1UOeMk My favorite...

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by afcjets
Sun Jul 12, 2020 8:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Popular movies that are now seen as Politically or socailly bad
Replies: 99
Views: 4135

Re: Popular movies that are now seen as Politically or socailly bad

https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyl ... e-consent/
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Snow White, according to actress Kristen Bell and she's not alone. Maybe since the #metoo movement appears to be over, it's ok now.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyl ... e-consent/

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by afcjets
Wed Jul 08, 2020 1:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AA goes after credit card churners in DOT complaint proceeding
Replies: 21
Views: 1798

Re: AA goes after credit card churners in DOT complaint proceeding

Why would Citibank care? (Unless they're paying AA for the bonus miles). If you close an account you have a zero balance and if you reopen and repeat this pattern as many times as you want, your debt to income ratio and percent of total credit used is unaffected and there is zero financial risk to C...

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by afcjets
Sun Jul 05, 2020 5:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Fourth of July Fireworks at Mount Rushmore With Trump and no Social Distancing
Replies: 47
Views: 2245

Re: Fourth of July Fireworks at Mount Rushmore With Trump and no Social Distancing

This is how a July 4th speech should sound: https://www.reaganlibrary.gov/research/speeches/70486c Got it, anyone who has a different opinion than you is deflecting. Sure, let’s explore opinions then: which speech was better - 45’s or the Reagan one I posted? They're both amazing, though this part ...

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by afcjets
Sun Jul 05, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Fourth of July Fireworks at Mount Rushmore With Trump and no Social Distancing
Replies: 47
Views: 2245

Re: Fourth of July Fireworks at Mount Rushmore With Trump and no Social Distancing

Trump is doubling down on the confederacy, which is not surprising to anyone. And I don't think promoting the confederacy is a winning election issue when there's a pandemic and economic depression he's made 1000x worse, while voter perception of black lives matter is shifting remarkably fast, and ...

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by afcjets
Sun Jul 05, 2020 12:19 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Fourth of July Fireworks at Mount Rushmore With Trump and no Social Distancing
Replies: 47
Views: 2245

Re: Fourth of July Fireworks at Mount Rushmore With Trump and no Social Distancing

Nice deflection, but still not getting to the main point. Anyone who isn’t a mouth breather is no longer falling for this insipid brand of fake patriotism that is simultaneously costing lives through inaction and indifference. And the WH wonders why they are losing seniors in poll after poll... How...

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by afcjets
Sat Jul 04, 2020 11:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Fourth of July Fireworks at Mount Rushmore With Trump and no Social Distancing
Replies: 47
Views: 2245

Re: Fourth of July Fireworks at Mount Rushmore With Trump and no Social Distancing

Nice deflection, but still not getting to the main point. Anyone who isn’t a mouth breather is no longer falling for this insipid brand of fake patriotism that is simultaneously costing lives through inaction and indifference. And the WH wonders why they are losing seniors in poll after poll... How...

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by afcjets
Sat Jul 04, 2020 9:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Fourth of July Fireworks at Mount Rushmore With Trump and no Social Distancing
Replies: 47
Views: 2245

Re: Fourth of July Fireworks at Mount Rushmore With Trump and no Social Distancing

This stunt by a politically atheist failed leader is the ultimate expression of craven TDS and fake alpha ‘patriotism’ by this WH. It was politically brilliant he will have the Democrats on the wrong side of the issue and his new executive order announced last night. They will oppose a garden with ...

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by afcjets
Sat Jul 04, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA, UA, DL TATL Service History
Replies: 79
Views: 5646

Re: AA, UA, DL TATL Service History

Going back to the US5, the first TATL service on US was CLT-LGW which was inherited from Piedmont. This was followed by PIT-FRA in 1990, which was closely followed by PHL-MAN/CDG in 1991, and CLT-FRA in 1992. PHL started service initially to ORY. We were flying to ORY at AA and we all said, “Oh my ...

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by afcjets
Sat Jul 04, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Fourth of July Fireworks at Mount Rushmore With Trump and no Social Distancing
Replies: 47
Views: 2245

Re: Fourth of July Fireworks at Mount Rushmore With Trump and no Social Distancing

But the protests are ok right? Protests had hundreds of thousands as opposed to a few thousand. Bunch of hypocrites. Wrong - protests were OK as long as proper precautions were taken with face coverings and masks. Any protesters without were just as irresponsible as this audience - but the WH has t...

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by afcjets
Sat Jul 04, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Fourth of July Fireworks at Mount Rushmore With Trump and no Social Distancing
Replies: 47
Views: 2245

Re: Fourth of July Fireworks at Mount Rushmore With Trump and no Social Distancing

This stunt by a politically atheist failed leader is the ultimate expression of craven TDS and fake alpha ‘patriotism’ by this WH. It was politically brilliant he will have the Democrats on the wrong side of the issue and his new executive order announced last night. They will oppose a garden with ...

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 03, 2020 9:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: VP candidates
Replies: 116
Views: 6585

Re: VP candidates

Your pulse on understanding black political thought is way off, no it would not..Blacks would show up in mediocre numbers and the rest would just home. Just name 'trump' mentioned in the black community (worse than a non-black calling a black the N-word) is enough get an instant ass whipping. He wi...

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 03, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Paper Straws
Replies: 26
Views: 1130

Re: Paper Straws

The only thing you should drink from a straw is iced tea because it can stain your teeth. Same with coffee except heating plastic releases toxic chemicals.

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 03, 2020 9:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: VP candidates
Replies: 116
Views: 6585

Re: VP candidates

I think it's going to be Tulsi or Michelle. I think Stacey's erotic novels are going to be a problem, no one is going to take her seriously. Kamala will send blacks to Trump. Your pulse on understanding black political thought is way off, no it would not..Blacks would show up in mediocre numbers an...

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 03, 2020 7:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: VP candidates
Replies: 116
Views: 6585

Re: VP candidates

I think it's going to be Tulsi or Michelle. I think Stacey's erotic novels are going to be a problem, no one is going to take her seriously. Kamala will send blacks to Trump.

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by afcjets
Tue Jun 30, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Donald Trump get a second term?
Replies: 495
Views: 33061

Re: Will Donald Trump get a second term?

On the other hand, as an European, I really hope that Trump get reelected! He does so much damages to the US standing in the world than 4 more years should finish to destroy the US momentum since WW 2 .... Are you pulling for Russia or China to become the next superpower? Which one do you like bett...

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