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by NoTime
Sun Jan 23, 2022 9:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio Aviation Thread - 2022
Replies: 85
Views: 9064

Re: The Rest of Ohio Aviation Thread - 2022

- With that many new jobs, residents, housing construction, etc I wonder if ODOT will be considering acquiring the right-of-way for an outer beltway highway that would run east of this plant. At least from I-70 around to I-71. That in turn would attract many more developments, construction, jobs, s...

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by NoTime
Sat Jan 22, 2022 7:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio Aviation Thread - 2022
Replies: 85
Views: 9064

Re: The Rest of Ohio Aviation Thread - 2022

Where additional demand to Asia could come much sooner is to LCK. Agree 100% - and not just demand to Asia. Intel apparently intends to make the New Albany plant the "largest on the planet" - which would likely mean lots of materials coming in, and lots of semiconductors going out. Certai...

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by NoTime
Fri Jan 21, 2022 11:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio Aviation Thread - 2022
Replies: 85
Views: 9064

Re: The Rest of Ohio Aviation Thread - 2022

Awesome! I have only two requests - 1) Be smart about design and make sure the terminal is expandable. Approach it the way DEN did (on a smaller scale, obviously) - leave some room for future growth. If they use a design similar to the images they put out a few years ago, then be sure that we can a...

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by NoTime
Fri Jan 21, 2022 7:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio Aviation Thread - 2022
Replies: 85
Views: 9064

Re: The Rest of Ohio Aviation Thread - 2022

A new terminal at CMH is back on the table https://www.dispatch.com/story/business/2022/01/21/columbus-regional-airport-authority-outlines-john-glenn-terminal-plans/6595458001/?fbclid=IwAR2N6TfiwYj5QsAdzGG0wl7ru7bgr1kimWJWi9aH44ch_0MxuYwdp7NJVXo Awesome! I have only two requests - 1) Be smart about...

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by NoTime
Thu Jan 20, 2022 1:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio Aviation Thread - 2022
Replies: 85
Views: 9064

Re: The Rest of Ohio Aviation Thread - 2022

I don't get all this talk on the midwestern threads about west coast as a connecting point to Asia. For the most popular Asian cities Tokyo Taipei Beijing Seoul Shanghai Honk Kong , it saves hours to change in ORD/IAD/DTW/EWR/MSP and fly the polar route. Backtracking to ATL and DFW may even be a ti...

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by NoTime
Wed Jan 19, 2022 5:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio Aviation Thread - 2022
Replies: 85
Views: 9064

Re: The Rest of Ohio Aviation Thread - 2022

I may have to do a quick out and back to ORF to try out the A220. I was just thinking the exact same thing. I haven't been on an A220, and from what I've seen, Breeze will have the nicest ones around. So, I might have to make a quick trip to ORF in June. On an unrelated note - I saw that Northern P...

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by NoTime
Mon Jan 17, 2022 7:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio Aviation Thread - 2022
Replies: 85
Views: 9064

Re: The Rest of Ohio Aviation Thread - 2022

When Intel is up and running with 3000 employees, how many of those will be management/travel level (but not senior enough to travel on a corporate jet) and of those that are executives, how many will need to go to PDX or SJC routinely? My bet is 300 and fewer than 20 on a weekly basis, and that's ...

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by NoTime
Fri Jan 14, 2022 8:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio Aviation Thread - 2022
Replies: 85
Views: 9064

Re: The Rest of Ohio Aviation Thread - 2022

Wouldn't the air traffic be largely to Phoenix, Intel's HQ city-- already well served from CMH but definitely room for more . Intel's HQ is Santa Clara, isn't it? Regardless, awesome news - although I don't think this facility is, by itself, going to move the needle very much in terms of airlines/r...

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by NoTime
Thu Jan 13, 2022 3:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio Aviation Thread - 2022
Replies: 85
Views: 9064

Re: The Rest of Ohio Aviation Thread - 2022

Regarding the New Albany development, there is no airport as part of the effort. That was just a guessing game on the part of locals trying to figure out why New Albany was going to potentially annex such a large tract of land. Yeah, I can't fathom how a new airport would've been in the mix, even a...

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by NoTime
Wed Nov 10, 2021 1:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breeze - News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 1849
Views: 363923

Re: Breeze - News and Discussion Thread - 2021

I flew Breeze CMH-BDL (and the return trip) recently and was very pleasantly surprised. Anecdotally - The LF was ~50% on the way to BDL, and probably closer to ~60% coming back to CMH. As expected, it appeared to be mostly leisure travelers and a few students. The crew was excellent and very friendl...

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by NoTime
Thu Feb 25, 2021 2:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio - 2021
Replies: 782
Views: 129378

Re: The Rest of Ohio - 2021

Not airline news, but... LCK is redeveloping an existing air cargo terminal space into a "temperature controlled pharmaceutical handling facility" - https://newshub.columbusairports.com/storage/production/20210224134911-lck-osip-rickenbacker-grant.pdf I guess this will be useful even once ...

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by NoTime
Mon Apr 27, 2020 3:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Stupid things observed during COVID
Replies: 421
Views: 24085

Re: Stupid things observed during COVID

And can all you anti-science folks please stop claiming that everyone else wants the lockdown to last forever? Sure, when all you anti-fact, anti-data people stop claiming that everyone else wants to kill granny. I just want a sensible, phased re-opening that uses the current data as a guide, not o...

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by NoTime
Mon Apr 27, 2020 1:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Stupid things observed during COVID
Replies: 421
Views: 24085

Re: Stupid things observed during COVID

And can all you anti-science folks please stop claiming that everyone else wants the lockdown to last forever? Sure, when all you anti-fact, anti-data people stop claiming that everyone else wants to kill granny. I just want a sensible, phased re-opening that uses the current data as a guide, not o...

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by NoTime
Sun Apr 26, 2020 3:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Stupid things observed during COVID
Replies: 421
Views: 24085

Re: Stupid things observed during COVID

No, it is not a lie. The death rate among people infected with Covid-19 is much higher at older ages (as well as with anyone with some other medical conditions, but there is no evidence that the infection rate is any lower - and it is just that infection rate that allows Covid-19 to expand exponent...

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by NoTime
Sat Apr 25, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Stupid things observed during COVID
Replies: 421
Views: 24085

Re: Stupid things observed during COVID

Covid does not care about ... your age. That is a blatant lie. Go look at the facts. Statistically, Covid cares very much about your age, and if you're under 50, you have very little to worry about. No, it is not a lie. The death rate among people infected with Covid-19 is much higher at older ages...

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by NoTime
Sat Apr 25, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Stupid things observed during COVID
Replies: 421
Views: 24085

Re: Stupid things observed during COVID

Hate to break it to you, however there are plenty of tragic accounts of people under 50, not all with underlying health problems, who have died. Medics being very prominent. (Or as TTT as his ilk call them, 'actors'). Of course the elderly and those with underlying conditions are more likely to die...

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by NoTime
Sat Apr 25, 2020 5:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Stupid things observed during COVID
Replies: 421
Views: 24085

Re: Stupid things observed during COVID

Of course its easier to lock-down a whole population. It's just incredible to me that you continue to think this, but to each his own. There is a global viral pandemic. It sucks. Its going to suck for awhile. Its going to hurt the economy and change the way we do things for a while. Deal with it. S...

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by NoTime
Sat Apr 25, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Stupid things observed during COVID
Replies: 421
Views: 24085

Re: Stupid things observed during COVID

You can't isolate older people from people over 50 completely. Of course not. Just like you can't isolate ANY segment of the population "completely" . But it would be A LOT easier to isolate the 15 or 20% of the population that is considered at risk, vs. just locking everyone down. And, i...

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by NoTime
Sat Apr 25, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Stupid things observed during COVID
Replies: 421
Views: 24085

Re: Stupid things observed during COVID

The whole point of the lockdown is to slow the spread of the virus. Lots of people under 50 and healthy can carry and spread the virus without showing any symptoms or being sick at all. Exactly, which is why they shouldn't be locked down at all. The vast majority of people under 50 that get the vir...

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by NoTime
Fri Apr 24, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Stupid things observed during COVID
Replies: 421
Views: 24085

Re: Stupid things observed during COVID

The whole point of the lockdown is to slow the spread of the virus. Lots of people under 50 and healthy can carry and spread the virus without showing any symptoms or being sick at all. Exactly, which is why they shouldn't be locked down at all. The vast majority of people under 50 that get the vir...

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by NoTime
Fri Apr 24, 2020 8:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Stupid things observed during COVID
Replies: 421
Views: 24085

Re: Stupid things observed during COVID

If it looks like we over-reacted, that means the reaction is working. To elaborate: The lockdowns are supposed to reduce the number of cases. You cannot then use the low number of cases (compared to worst fears) as evidence that that lockdowns are unnecessary. The low number of cases is evidence th...

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by NoTime
Fri Apr 24, 2020 7:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Stupid things observed during COVID
Replies: 421
Views: 24085

Re: Stupid things observed during COVID

A stupid thing I observed during COVID: Locking down entire states and knee-capping the economy, instead of targeted/sensible lockdowns for the weak/vulnerable. Every day, more and more evidence comes out, showing just how badly the world has overreacted to this. If it looks like we over-reacted, t...

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by NoTime
Fri Apr 24, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Stupid things observed during COVID
Replies: 421
Views: 24085

Re: Stupid things observed during COVID

A stupid thing I observed during COVID: Locking down entire states and knee-capping the economy, instead of targeted/sensible lockdowns for the weak/vulnerable.

Every day, more and more evidence comes out, showing just how badly the world has overreacted to this.

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by NoTime
Sat Feb 22, 2020 1:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: U.S. Officials - Russia is trying to help Bernie Sanders
Replies: 53
Views: 2062

U.S. Officials - Russia is trying to help Bernie Sanders

Curious to see the reaction to this - U.S. officials have told Sen. Bernie Sanders that Russia is attempting to help his presidential campaign as part of an effort to interfere with the Democratic contest, according to people familiar with the matter. ... It is not clear what form that Russian assis...

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by NoTime
Mon Feb 10, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Buttigieg support asks to withdraw her vote on learning that he's gay
Replies: 107
Views: 3916

Re: Buttigieg support asks to withdraw her vote on learning that he's gay

There's no point. Look at Romney - He was one of the most milquetoast, bland, middle-of-the-road politicians the GOP has ever nominated... and he was derided by the left as a sexist, racist, misguided buffoon that still lived in the cold war. Because he was running against Obama. Oh, so since he wa...

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by NoTime
Mon Feb 10, 2020 12:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Buttigieg support asks to withdraw her vote on learning that he's gay
Replies: 107
Views: 3916

Re: Buttigieg support asks to withdraw her vote on learning that he's gay

I keep seeing Republicans say "I would vote for.....instead of the current occupant if given the chance". Well, you all have the chance. Write in a name. Any name. Condi or Powell or Rubio or Romney. Yes, you all can do that if you all hate him so much. Go on. Do it. The world will thank ...

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by NoTime
Sun Feb 09, 2020 7:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Buttigieg support asks to withdraw her vote on learning that he's gay
Replies: 107
Views: 3916

Re: Buttigieg support asks to withdraw her vote on learning that he's gay

And you agree that family giving you what you want like choice military service and money does not elevate someone to hero status. I completely agree. But show me where I ever indicated something to the contrary. Aaron747 was just incorrectly saying that we haven't had a veteran POTUS since Bush 41...

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by NoTime
Sun Feb 09, 2020 5:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Buttigieg support asks to withdraw her vote on learning that he's gay
Replies: 107
Views: 3916

Re: Buttigieg support asks to withdraw her vote on learning that he's gay

McCain saw combat in Vietnam. Tammy Duckworth saw combat and lost both her legs because of it. Buttigieg was in Afghanistan. It kinda does. Yes, GWB served in the military and should be honored as such. Just keep in mind he did not see action. He stayed in the United States. He is a veteran, just n...

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by NoTime
Sun Feb 09, 2020 3:36 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Buttigieg support asks to withdraw her vote on learning that he's gay
Replies: 107
Views: 3916

Re: Buttigieg support asks to withdraw her vote on learning that he's gay

He was a national guard pilot stationed in Houston and the state of Georgia during the Vietnam War. He never saw combat and never left the United States. None of that has anything to do with him being a vet. McCain saw combat in Vietnam. Tammy Duckworth saw combat and lost both her legs because of ...

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by NoTime
Sun Feb 09, 2020 2:46 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Buttigieg support asks to withdraw her vote on learning that he's gay
Replies: 107
Views: 3916

Re: Buttigieg support asks to withdraw her vote on learning that he's gay

And a Veteran - something no POTUS has actually been since 41, and his service was in freaking WW2. Incorrect. Bush 43 was a vet. He was a national guard pilot stationed in Houston and the state of Georgia during the Vietnam War. He never saw combat and never left the United States. None of that ha...

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by NoTime
Sat Feb 08, 2020 6:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Buttigieg support asks to withdraw her vote on learning that he's gay
Replies: 107
Views: 3916

Re: Buttigieg support asks to withdraw her vote on learning that he's gay

There's a reason Iowa stands for "Idiots Out Wandering Around." My problem with him is his politics; not his sexual orientation. He's actually one of the more agreeable, less abrasive ones in the Demoncat stable these days. Wholly unqualified, but seems like a decent enough fellow on the ...

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by NoTime
Tue Feb 04, 2020 9:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio - 2020
Replies: 552
Views: 84195

Re: The Rest of Ohio - 2020

Re: A lounge at CMH - I would expect a priority pass lounge to appear eventually. Maybe that would be the impetus I need to finally get membership. Hell, if they'd put an airside walkway/connector between B and C, I'd build one. :)

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by NoTime
Tue Feb 04, 2020 9:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Iowa Caucuses (US Presidential Nomination)
Replies: 142
Views: 4729

Re: Iowa Caucuses (US Presidential Nomination)

Evidently, the Sanders campaign is pissed off too--he allegedly received something like 60% of the votes but is getting 20% of the delegates. How's that redistribution working out for you, comrade? LOLOL Ha! +2 pts for you. It really is pretty incredible to watch this whole thing unfold... and on t...

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by NoTime
Sun Jan 05, 2020 4:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Head Iran Gen Killed In Air Strike
Replies: 881
Views: 30602

Re: Head Iran Gen Killed In Air Strike

It's incredible that so many people think this will turn into an actual war. Iran stands absolutely zero chance of winning a conventional war. Zero. They know it, and the US knows it. The only thing Iran can actually do effectively is continue what they've been doing for decades (sponsoring proxy g...

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by NoTime
Sun Jan 05, 2020 2:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Head Iran Gen Killed In Air Strike
Replies: 881
Views: 30602

Re: Head Iran Gen Killed In Air Strike

It's incredible that so many people think this will turn into an actual war. Iran stands absolutely zero chance of winning a conventional war. Zero. They know it, and the US knows it. The only thing Iran can actually do effectively is continue what they've been doing for decades (sponsoring proxy gr...

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by NoTime
Fri Jan 03, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Head Iran Gen Killed In Air Strike
Replies: 881
Views: 30602

Re: Head Iran Gen Killed In Air Strike

Just thought I'd stop by to see the usual suspects coming out in defense of a terrorist regime. You guys never disappoint... Iran killed or maimed thousands of Americans over the last few decades - once you add up the Beirut bombing, the Khobar Towers, all of the deaths in Iraq due to the EFP bombs,...

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by NoTime
Sat Nov 30, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why not this for Boeing's line up?
Replies: 100
Views: 17105

Re: Why not this for Boeing's line up?

aside of the 757 tooling being long gone This does bring up a curious question for me though - this day in age, don't they have digital plans or even copies of the tooling designs? Obviously it would cost plenty, but would it really be that difficult to make since it's been already accomplished? Th...

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by NoTime
Sat Nov 02, 2019 1:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Isis leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed in US raid
Replies: 85
Views: 10971

Re: Isis leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed in US raid

I wouldn't try to compare your typical state police department with the literal best of the best of the US military. Especially given the importance of quickly identifying dead folks over the last ten years or so. No need to get defensive. I am genuinely wondering, not questioning the validity of t...

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by NoTime
Sun Oct 27, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Isis leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed in US raid
Replies: 85
Views: 10971

Re: Isis leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed in US raid

Congratulations to the teams that executed the raid. x2! Apparently it was Delta with support from the Rangers (and, no doubt, the Nightstalkers were involved). Well done, all. I wonder how they can determine a dna match so quickly when it can take weeks in criminal cases? I wouldn't try to compare...

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by NoTime
Sun Oct 13, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What do you do for work?
Replies: 108
Views: 21482

Re: What do you do for work?

IT professional and occasional entrepreneur.

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by NoTime
Thu Sep 19, 2019 1:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: If Trump loses in 2020, will there be violence?
Replies: 153
Views: 28504

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

Aaron747 wrote:
There will be small pockets of violence, either way, wherever people are the most immature.


Agree 100%.

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by NoTime
Sun Sep 01, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Hurricane Dorian Path
Replies: 56
Views: 11114

Re: Hurricane Dorian Path

The latest round of computer models:

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by NoTime
Sun Aug 18, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: Jeffrey Epstein 'found dead in cell' in New York
Replies: 157
Views: 17883

Re: Updated: Jeffrey Epstein 'found dead in cell' in New York

More strangeness - https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-7367943/The-tantalising-mystery-Ghislaine-Maxwells-burger-bar-makeover.html Lies and...photoshop? But why? But when The Mail on Sunday visited the area on Friday, the bus stop was displaying an advert for a local hospital. Advertising agenc...

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by NoTime
Wed Aug 14, 2019 10:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: Jeffrey Epstein 'found dead in cell' in New York
Replies: 157
Views: 17883

Re: Updated: Jeffrey Epstein 'found dead in cell' in New York

I'm not much of a conspiracy guy, but the more I read and learn about this entire situation, the stranger it gets.

Just go out and look at reputable sources, and see some of the oddities involved, and it starts to make you wonder...

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by NoTime
Wed Aug 14, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: ICE Raids destroying Rural America
Replies: 66
Views: 4152

Re: ICE Raids destroying Rural America

Come on, man...

"ICE Raids destroying Rural America" - and you list one example from one town?

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by NoTime
Fri Aug 09, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mass Shooting in Dayton, 10 Dead
Replies: 210
Views: 19375

Re: Mass Shooting in Dayton, 10 Dead

Just like 99,99% of good drivers are punished by speed limits. Society moves at the pace of the most stupid. We can't have nice things and all that. Perhaps... but there isn't an amendment that states the right of the people to drive their cars shall not be infringed. The right for people to bear a...

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by NoTime
Thu Aug 08, 2019 12:28 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mass Shooting in Dayton, 10 Dead
Replies: 210
Views: 19375

Re: Mass Shooting in Dayton, 10 Dead

But, in addition, you would be punishing 99.99% of innocent gun owners in the process. Just like 99,99% of good drivers are punished by speed limits. Society moves at the pace of the most stupid. We can't have nice things and all that. Perhaps... but there isn't an amendment that states the right o...

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by NoTime
Thu Aug 08, 2019 12:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Socialist Democrats of America - Cringeworthy
Replies: 52
Views: 4818

Re: Socialist Democrats of America - Cringeworthy

Wow, cringeworthy is right. It's kind of sad, actually.

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by NoTime
Tue Aug 06, 2019 7:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mass Shooting in Dayton, 10 Dead
Replies: 210
Views: 19375

Re: Mass Shooting in Dayton, 10 Dead

My guess is that, for the families, it's not tragically hilarious - it's just tragic. Sure, for them. For everyone else it goes something like this: 1 - mass shooting happens 2 - people in shock and grief struggling to understand what's happened 3 - offer thoughts and prayers 4 - do nothing else 5 ...

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by NoTime
Tue Aug 06, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Introverts unite!
Replies: 44
Views: 4108

Re: Introverts unite!

Was there anxiety involved? Yes, but more of a worry in the back of my head as to whether being there was worth leaving meal prep and laundry for much later in the afternoon. The anxiety was less about how people judged me and more about whether I was making good use of my time at an event where pe...

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