So… Summarizing the above comments leads to the conclusion that the questioning senators only managed to make themselves look like jackasses and utterly failed to establish whether the nominee was in fact qualified to be an effective administrator. Although, every time I fly from now on I will have...Jump to post
bikerthai wrote:In 1973 the Syrian armor was caught in The Valley of Tears.
What name shall we call the field out side of Vuledar?
Plain of Despair
Garden of Destruction
Mobilized Black Hole
Is all the evidence Dominion has gleaned available to Smartmatic ? IIRC their suit claims USD 1.4 bn. Does Fox News require a licence to broadcast in Australia ? I would have expected the Labour Party to have started rumblings about withdrawing one, especially as I recall Murdoch did not make many f...Jump to post
A little help for Ukraine outside the country : "Belarus partisans say they blew up Russian plane near Minsk" https://www.theguardian.com/world/2023/feb/27/belarus-anti-war-partisans-russian-plane-drones-machulishchy-damage-claim Good news ! I thought maybe the Belarusians had been learni...Jump to post
Max Q wrote:America needs a divorce from MTG, and all the other deranged trump lovers
They seem to love putin’s russia I’m sure he’d buy them a one way ticket there
Things might happen. I have just seen Dana Nessel, the stste Attorney General interviewed on TV, via a Youtube channel. She has 2 children studying at MSU, one of whom had just left the campus. Now it's close to home, maybe, just maybe ......Jump to post
A Georgia judge has ruled that for now, only the introduction and conclusion of the 2022 Election investigative grand jury report, will be released. This is to protect the due process rights of individuals named in the report. The prosecutor agreed with this decision, until she decides on whether t...Jump to post
Just completely wild that we have a straight up crook as AG in TX--as accused by his own party colleagues--and taxpayers fund the payout of $3.3M. It's really the GOP in a nutshell--use your position to steal, and then make the taxpayers pay for your transgressions. Ken Paxton Agrees to Apologize, ...Jump to post
There are growing protests in front of Rep. Santos' district office, petitions requesting he resign by persons in his district and political activists and plans for a bus to DC for some from his district to 'visit' him to plead for him to resign. https://abc7ny.com/george-santos-protest-resign-scan...Jump to post
[s. More insulting is that Zimmerman and his campaign were asleep at the switch for a simple check would have brought this to light and probably guaranteed a Zimmerman victory. Which should be more of a laugh. I have to agree with you. They must've not done the most basic search on his background. ...Jump to post
The difference is that Trump legally held the power to declassify, and claims they were declassified. Often claimed with zero evidence or proof that it ever happened. It seems you've believed more Trump lies. But did Trump de-classify them before or after the FBI planted them at Mar-a-Lago. which h...Jump to post
I do not generally post about misspellings, but yor first paragraph in post 10936 is exercising me. Are you describing the t-14 as 'mystical' or 'mythical' ? Both seem to fit equally well.
As a decorated WWII pilot, Nobel Peace Prize winner and author of 3 bestsellers, I really am surprised the GOP hasn't opted to put George Santos forward as speaker yet :bouncy: :duck: Nah ! He's going to chair the Ethics Commitee. Is anybody running a book on who, if/when somebody is elected, is go...Jump to post
At the same time, the mistakes of this war are analyzed. A reform of the military starts. It gets reorganized around a solid NCO core. Civilian tech is used to create effective C3 (command, control, communication) equipment. Better drones are created using AI and are mass produced. A new leader is ...Jump to post
I had a passing thought that this guy is a bigger idiot than people take him for. According to him, he went from earning $55 k - was this the Ponzi scheme company - with a wobbly credit history, to being able to lend his election fund $ 700 k in two years. IIRC this fund had a larger than expected n...Jump to post
"Ukraine war: New year in Putin’s Russia - nothing is normal" https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-64138731 Excerpt = "The clock in the Kremlin's Spassky Tower strikes midnight." The Russian national anthem plays. Then Channel One TV kicks off 2023 with a pop song: "I'm Ru...Jump to post
Newark727 wrote:sierrakilo44 wrote:The whataboutism from the right is ludicrous.
It really never stops.
This thread ca. 2028:
Look, I know that Senator Skeletor (R-FL) may have decapitated his primary opponent with a broadsword on live TV but no one is talking about DEMOCRAT ANDREW JACKSON'S MANY DUELS
Has anybody confirmed that George ( or Jorge ) Santos is actually his name ?Jump to post
Santos had a train wreck of an interview with Fox’s Tulsi Gabbard. To her credit, she pushed back on Santos’s attempted deflections. Santos also tried to insinuate that his constituents were too dumb to understand the intricacies of his work in financial services vis-a-vis him working “with” Goldma...Jump to post
So based on 50 ballots the whole election is in doubt?. It's all baloney, but as the judge said, she deserves her day in court. The only negative consequence is the right wing sites trumpeting the trial as evidence of validity and righteousness. But such is the cost of justice. I saw a couple of cl...Jump to post
Ruzzian propaganda: Aging dad has his manhood challenged, goes to war so his airhead daughter can get a new iPhone: https://www.reddit.com/r/RussiaUkraineWar2022/comments/zp0sep/crazy_rf_commercial_incentivizes_the_best_way_to/ Are their people dumb enough to fall for this? We don't know if they ar...Jump to post
In some ways, I would like to see a case like this actually come to court. It would be compelling to see these people providing their evidence under oath. Perhaps a few people going to jail for perjury might quieten things down.Jump to post
I can see one scenario where gun ownership is heavily restricted. A close family member of a Congressperson or Supreme Court justice is the victim of a random shooter.Jump to post
Yesterday marked the 10 year anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. This was a very shocking event that has since become quite common in schools across the United States. Surprised no one has posted on this yet. https://www.wfsb.com/2022/12/14/its-been-10-...Jump to post
If these did sell out quick, The Donald's team underestimated how stupid their fan base is and should have priced them higher. Presumably they will go off and generate a "next generation" to sell at some point in time, which will piss off the owners of the "first generation" sin...Jump to post
Has Trump actually got some sense of shame ? If there was an image of him as a soldier I would have expected this to be all over social media. I also thought his bone spurs would probably prevented a career as a baseball player.Jump to post
All ours are named in Scotland and you can track. https://trunk-road-gritter-tracker-scotgov.hub.arcgis.com/ I don't know if the unlabelled icons are just called Jock or Jimma or not named at all. but it is nice to see two memorializing the late Doddie Weir. For everybody outside rugby circles ,Dod...Jump to post
If this is like a number of his fundraising memos, people will actually find they have signed up to buy one card every week or month. Surprised that having to uncheck a box to not make regular payments is even still legal in the US.Jump to post
NIKV69 wrote:I could watch this all day!
In the USA, women who are in certain professions like law or medicine will either retain their pre-marriage family name or hyphenate both their pre-marriage and marriage partner's family name. Almost all others take their spouse's family name. In the U K ,I think that taking the husband's name is t...Jump to post
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W5c_oN9HLII Interesting take on Russia's ability to ship the additional oil sales to India and China. According to this blogger, 54 % of Russia's maritime shipments were on Greek flagged tankers, which now fall under the EU price cap. With Erdogun sabre-rattling, I th...Jump to post
With a Gephard crew; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_PWJ97KcnmA More on the now two attacks in Russia, the second being another 'fuel explosion' https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UFug2Wf3DcU At about 1:15 of the second clip,the provincial governor is reported to have said that 'there is no danger to...Jump to post
Report that the Russian conscription has been so disorganised that the remaining electricians and repair-men are too few to maintain the power system in Russia. As a result, people are now having to go without heating until somebody is available. Bit like the Ukrainians, really - caused by Russia. h...Jump to post
How do you have an 'inadvertent' meeting with a former US President?. It only becomes "inadvertent" when folks find out about it. Don't guests to a former president have to be cleared by Secret Service? They have to be given notice? Like I can not just show up at Jimmy Carter's home out o...Jump to post
And if you have to tell mobiks to stock on medical stuff, what does that mean regarding medics, are there even medics in the Russian army ? If this article is true, the answer is 'possibly.' https://www.msn.com/en-gb/news/world/russian-official-staggeringly-admits-we-have-no-socks-shorts-doctors-or...Jump to post
Writer E Jean Carroll has sued Donald Trump in the US state of New York for allegedly raping her in the 1990s. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-63736485 Any kind of a problem regarding getting selected as candidate by the Republicans? Haven’t these allegations been made previously but lar...Jump to post
Has the judge thrown this out yet? Its only a matter of time. Actually, I would like to see Trump actually get a case into court. The sight of whoever he can find to represent him actually producing evidence would be a novelty. as would what CNN would find in discovery. I am certain CNN could find ...Jump to post
He threatens to sue CNN on a weekly basis still. No longer threatening, he filed the $475M suit in October, claiming that the phrase "The Big Lie" has Nazi connotations, and impugns his reputation. When a lie is not a lie, I guess. In 1984 parlance, untruths and doublespeak. Kellyanne Con...Jump to post
Alina Habba just can't catch a break. She filed a case on Trump's behalf against New York AG Letitia James in Florida State Court. James successfully had it transferred to 11th Circuit (Federal) court, and guess who it was allocated to ? Judge Donald Middlebrooks ! She will probably apply to have it...Jump to post
It didn't take long https://twitter.com/andrewkimmel/status/1595492438033936385?t=Mvl4lEFjULxDWjft238G9w&s=19 This lady with almost a million Twitter followers is more concerned about the lifestyle of the victims (eternal damnation) than the fact that they were gunned down. If you substitute Mo...Jump to post
Newark727 wrote:Omni goes a step further and also paints the serial number on the rear fuselage.
There seems to be an acceptance that eventually Putin will be deposed and somebody will slip into his chair and sanity will return. What if Putin is actually ill, and is kept alive but with no grip on the levers of power. Grabbing those levers then becomes a free-for-all - Prigozhin has his Wagner t...Jump to post
On Tuesday, Trump is expected to make an announcement that he will be running again for the Republican Party nomination for President in 2024. He has a number of perverse motives. His obsession to get attention to feed his massive ego. To try to put off continuing and future criminal and civil acti...Jump to post
My understanding of this particular order is slightly different. I understand that the $50000 is a joint and several sanction on Alina Habba,her partner, their legal practice, two other lawyers and their legal practice, i.e. 6 recipients. The legal fees are to one of the 26 or so defendants in the R...Jump to post
Trump has filed a brief in opposition to Special Master Judge Dearie consulting with the National Archives on the Presidential Records Act, to determine the disposition of the Mar-a-Lago documents. The brief claims it is improper for a judge to have ex-parte communications with an expert witness, a...Jump to post
Here's the best YouTube railroad video that I've ever seen. To start a train that heavy on a 2% grade is awesome. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N3VjUp9oz8o Majestic. I often wonder about how strong the couplers have to be to keep it all together. You might like this as just as spectacular https:/...Jump to post
Reminds me of white,non-white( black,coloured,indian) The word nobody dare say today - Apartheid.
Caution. It might be a fake link put out by the diabolical Hilary Clinton to lead you to the staged version of the incident. If I were you, I would wait until someone reliable like Alex Jones verifies it. I don't listen to Alex Jones, I just like to see things instead of taking people's word for it...Jump to post
Yes, looks like something out of a Indiana Jones movie, perhaps to many got together in one place. Dates back to the late 1800's, when engineering was pretty good. It had,however, recently been re-opened after renovation, but had not, apparently been safety certificated. https://www.msn.com/en-gb/n...Jump to post
The Ukranians are claiming four ships of the Black Sea fleet have been damaged, including the replacement flagship for the Moskva. Don't know if this video can be verified, but if true, it seems a remarkable attack: https://twitter.com/UAWeapons/status/1586363908071489536 How long before the usual ...Jump to post