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by stratclub
Wed Jun 05, 2019 11:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: More Americans Concerned About Fake News
Replies: 24
Views: 1263

Re: More Americans Concerned About Fake News

From the article: So everyone is concerned about Fake news. A greater share of Republicans are stupid enough to believe it is the Journalists fault that their politicians lie. Huh? It is a journalist’s responsibility to report the news thoroughly and without bias. People rely on journalists to be h...

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by stratclub
Wed Jun 05, 2019 11:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: More Americans Concerned About Fake News
Replies: 24
Views: 1263

Re: More Americans Concerned About Fake News

From the article: So everyone is concerned about Fake news. A greater share of Republicans are stupid enough to believe it is the Journalists fault that their politicians lie. You are delusional. The MSM trots out false narratives (lies) to support lying politician's lies. For 2 1/2 years the Democ...

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by stratclub
Wed Jun 05, 2019 11:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

I will not reply to your deflection to Hillary. This thread is not about Hillary. As far as being transparent, he has filed lawsuit after lawsuit to keep his past hidden and has told those beneath him to not testify under oath. He has not cooperated with the investigation at all. He keeps shrieking...

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by stratclub
Wed Jun 05, 2019 11:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

Just in case anyone wants to read a nice abbreviated side by side comparison of how AG Barr defecated on the American People, and why Congress needs to do it's job further to investigate the President Here you go. https://www.justsecurity.org/64441/a-side-by-side-comparison-of-barrs-vs-muellers-sta...

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by stratclub
Wed Jun 05, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: More Americans Concerned About Fake News
Replies: 24
Views: 1263

Re: More Americans Concerned About Fake News

From the article: Between the lines: While most Americans blame political leaders and activist groups for creating misinformation over journalists, most say "the news media" is the most responsible for fixing the problem. Republicans blame journalists more for the issue than Democrats, ac...

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by stratclub
Wed Jun 05, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

"Collusion" is only a thing so individual number one and MAGA fan boys can feel good and ignore the obstruction and actual crimes committed by team MAGA. You all keep insisting she destroyed her emails yet there they are for all to see. So, you MAGA fan boys can no longer use that as a di...

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by stratclub
Wed Jun 05, 2019 5:40 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Fear of aircraft lavatories
Replies: 19
Views: 2830

Re: Fear of aircraft lavatories

Well, truth be known, we are a variable botanical garden of germs, microbes and bacteria without which we wouldn't even survive. I have heard that it is possible that kids that develop illnesses like asthma had germophobic mothers that contributed to the illnesses by raises their kids in too sterile...

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by stratclub
Wed Jun 05, 2019 5:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

McCarthyism? No McCarthyism was about destroying citizens with lies from the Federal Government. This is about finding out about how and why Russia interfered with our elections, You notice that the President has admitted the Russians interfered. Why hasn't he done anything about it? Fair enough. T...

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by stratclub
Wed Jun 05, 2019 4:49 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

Those "destroyed" emails? The ones everyone can read? That everyone has been reading since 2016? Start a Hillary thread if you believe there is something there. She has been under constant investigation since she was first lady. And Republicans have found zip. Maybe they just have not red...

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by stratclub
Wed Jun 05, 2019 3:23 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

You have to have an investigation to get evidence.... The President continues to obstruct. You do realize, do you not, that we just had an investigation that cost tens of millions of dollars? And... nothing. Do you also realize that Mueller said that Trump did not interfere with his investigation? ...

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by stratclub
Tue Jun 04, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

Let's summarize: The man who wrote a 4 1/2 page summary in a few hours is telling the truth but the man who wrote 350+ pages and spent 2 1/2 years investigating is lying. And let's not gloss over the fact that son-in-law Jared Kushner met with Russians in his father-in-law's building about getting ...

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by stratclub
Tue Jun 04, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: MINI Electric Towing a 777F - Can It Be Done For Real?
Replies: 11
Views: 1010

Re: MINI Electric Towing a 777F - Can It Be Done For Real?

I doubt it. It is too light. There was a VW Touareg TDi towing a Jumbo based contraption. However, it was modified and had several tons of ballast. https://www.autoblog.com/2006/11/22/touareg-v10-tdi-tows-a-747/ What makes me wonder is because, unlike the VW Touareg which used a proper towbar, the ...

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by stratclub
Tue Jun 04, 2019 11:58 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What do you think about Windows 10
Replies: 83
Views: 6641

Re: What do you think about Windows 10

Windows 7 has been very good to me, better even than XP was, I think. I'm really disappointed that MS has announced they'll cut support for 7 around the end of 2019. I have Win10 on my work laptop and my Surface Pro 4. It's not a "bad" OS, but it's just not that good, either. Since I've h...

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by stratclub
Tue Jun 04, 2019 11:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What do you think about Windows 10
Replies: 83
Views: 6641

Re: What do you think about Windows 10

Windows 10 is just O.K. A big issue with Windows 10 is forced updates. I uninstalled the X-Box app which is one of several apps that are bundled with Windows 10, and the next forced update MS reinstalled it. Apparently, not having the X-box app or several other bundled apps on your computer is a se...

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by stratclub
Tue Jun 04, 2019 11:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What do you think about Windows 10
Replies: 83
Views: 6641

Re: What do you think about Windows 10

Alexa is an app that you cannot uninstall or completely disable and is actually spyware on it's default security settings Cortana. Alexa is Amazon's smart helper. Thanks. My bad. I should have remembered the hours I spent trying to disable it completely. Getting rid of it completely is possible exc...

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by stratclub
Mon Jun 03, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

How are lies told over and over and over again facts? Hate and character assassination are the new mantra of the democratic party. Why bother doing the job they were elected to when it's more important to railroad their political rivals in order to stay in office? No Collusion no Obstruction. They ...

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by stratclub
Mon Jun 03, 2019 3:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What do you think about Windows 10
Replies: 83
Views: 6641

Re: What do you think about Windows 10

Windows 10 is just O.K. A big issue with Windows 10 is forced updates. I uninstalled the X-Box app which is one of several apps that are bundled with Windows 10, and the next forced update MS reinstalled it. Apparently, not having the X-box app or several other bundled apps on your computer is a sec...

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by stratclub
Mon Jun 03, 2019 6:39 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

How are lies told over and over and over again facts? Hate and character assassination are the new mantra of the democratic party. Why bother doing the job they were elected to when it's more important to railroad their political rivals in order to stay in power? No Collusion no Obstruction. They ne...

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by stratclub
Mon Jun 03, 2019 3:52 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

So you have no intention of reading the DOJ OLC findings or looking at how they counter Powell’s simplistic claim that Constitutional presumption of innocence is the ultimate bulwark? Well I did. Pages 28-39 right? What page and paragraph counters Powell's claim? I have always presumed innocence is...

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by stratclub
Sun Jun 02, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

:checkmark: Individual number one and the right... and the trolls who infest A.net (and most every public forum in cyberspace, for that matter). And they all seem to ignore the Special Counsel's own words: "And as set forth in the report, after that investigation, if we had had confidence that...

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by stratclub
Sun Jun 02, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Why retract flaps on the ground?
Replies: 51
Views: 6979

Re: Why retract flaps on the ground?

Uh. What? There is no basis of fact on any of this, nice try though. Maybe he taxies his jet in the middle of typhoons all the time. :) It does raise an interesting question though... if one were to taxy on a conveyor belt, what would be the ideal flap setting? :duck: V/F I saw that episode of Myth...

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by stratclub
Sun Jun 02, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Why retract flaps on the ground?
Replies: 51
Views: 6979

Re: Why retract flaps on the ground?

Scarebus34 wrote:
I mean, why do you put the gear up if you're just going to put it back down again?

Job security for maintenance because of additional wear and tear on the landing gear. :biggrin:

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by stratclub
Sun Jun 02, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

:checkmark: Individual number one and the right... and the trolls who infest A.net (and most every public forum in cyberspace, for that matter). And they all seem to ignore the Special Counsel's own words: "And as set forth in the report, after that investigation, if we had had confidence that...

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by stratclub
Sun Jun 02, 2019 7:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

no one but no one is above the law. Exactly It's funny that some are all about conserving "due process" and "the rule if law" unless it has to with Trump, and then they make a 180 and give him a pass for everything Completely true about nobody being above the law. But lets do it...

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by stratclub
Sun Jun 02, 2019 6:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

:checkmark: Individual number one and the right... and the trolls who infest A.net (and most every public forum in cyberspace, for that matter). And they all seem to ignore the Special Counsel's own words: "And as set forth in the report, after that investigation, if we had had confidence that...

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by stratclub
Sun Jun 02, 2019 1:19 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

Individual number one and the right loves to keep repeating the same tired talking points that have been discredited https://apnews.com/94323cfc164c4759ba6bf84ad2a46203 https://www.chicagotribune.com/nation-world/ct-robert-mueller-statement-russia-20190529-story.html https://www.cnn.com/2019/05/30/...

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by stratclub
Sat Jun 01, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

If there was evidence that would meet probable cause for the crime of obstruction, Mueller would have said so and he didn't. Not necessarily so, due to DOJ limits. Reading comprehension issues aside, you can’t simply make something fact by saying it repeatedly, especially when Mueller’s statements ...

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by stratclub
Sat Jun 01, 2019 5:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

Go back and read what you posted. Apparently you missed something. An actual Federal Prosecutor can explain point of law to you about Mueller's Disregard for the Constitution and his disregard for his duty as a prosecutor. Former Texas Prosecutor Sidney Powell, Mueller’s words stood the rule of law ...

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by stratclub
Sat Jun 01, 2019 3:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

Clinton was not put on trial. he was impeached by congress but not removed from office. Once a President is impeached AND removed from office OR leaves office he can be indicted for criminal acts in a court of law. Where are the criminal convictions or investigations for the alleged crimes DJT as a ...

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by stratclub
Sat Jun 01, 2019 2:45 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

Mueller's only responsibility was to make a judgment of probable cause for aledged crimes, which he failed to do for obstruction of justice. He was not tasked by the DOJ to offer opinions or fairy tale "what if" light fiction that was not based on probable cause evidence. Except there is ...

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by stratclub
Sat Jun 01, 2019 12:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

Ok. Last time and then I give up. He relies on 2 things. The DOJ opinion that he says instructs that he can't indict a pres. The other is his own belief that the constitution does not allow for him to make any public comment as to whether the pres, committed a crime because that is tantamount to ma...

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by stratclub
Fri May 31, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

Mueller's report and the Demos witch hunt are a complete disregard for the 14th Amendment of the Constitution (Innocent until proven guilty). Mueller's job was to determine if there is probable cause that crimes had been committed, not to prove innocence or exonerate and his fairy tale musings in th...

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by stratclub
Thu May 30, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kids Calling Out Leadership Failure on Climate
Replies: 105
Views: 4341

Re: Kids Calling Out Leadership Failure on Climate

Well good luck with that I guess. There is no proof that humans cause climate change. All there is is a very broad correlation that is observable over a minuscule timeframe in the global context. A complex issue like the climate can only be studied with multivariate analysis, and all multivariate a...

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by stratclub
Thu May 30, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

He was not free to allege a crime agaisnt the president. That is against DOJ policy. Absolutely untrue. According to an untested DOJ policy he was not able to charge a sitting President. There is not a policy prohibiting him from alleging a crime in his report. Did you read the document? At ALL? He...

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by stratclub
Thu May 30, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

Mueller lied? ???? Really that is all you got? After defending a disgraceful man that lies about everytime he opens his mouth? Sorry, that sounds like a cop out from a Trump cult member. Yes he did lie. He was not constrained by whether the President could be charged with a felony or not. The statu...

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by stratclub
Thu May 30, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How does the Beluga handle in flight?
Replies: 9
Views: 2174

Re: How does the Beluga handle in flight?

Calling any of these planes “elegant” is bit of a stretch. It’d be interesting to see proof there’s no economic reason to haul the parts around by LCF. Just about every plane built is international. GF Just my opinion. Elegant in how Airbus executed the design. What does it cost to ship something b...

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by stratclub
Thu May 30, 2019 11:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

Mueller explicitly said he was not allowed to charge the President, yet for those that read it, he laid out a case of obstruction and irregulariies that should behoove the congress members with any sense of rule of law to investigate further. So this is not a nothing burger. It is a hot fire in the...

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by stratclub
Thu May 30, 2019 10:38 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How does the Beluga handle in flight?
Replies: 9
Views: 2174

Re: How does the Beluga handle in flight?

It is very crosswind sensitive. I would think that with its center of gravity positioned so high above the wings, the handling of a fully loaded Beluga must be absolutely terrible. It isn't the center of gravity that is high. It is probably a bit higher than a normal plane, but that big shell is pr...

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by stratclub
Thu May 30, 2019 10:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

You really do not have a clue what happened today do you? https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/live/2019/may/29/trump-news-today-live-roy-moore-alabama-mueller-democrats-2020-latest-updates "Mueller: 'If we had had confidence that the president clearly did not commit a crime, we would have said...

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by stratclub
Wed May 29, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Poll finds wide support for Mueller to testify.
Replies: 79
Views: 4028

Re: Poll finds wide support for Mueller to testify.

Essentially, Mueller basically said "I can't do anything, but congress can". Time for impeachment indeed. Well no. Mueller said there is no evidence for probable cause of guilt but he did leave some "raw meat" in the report to sprinkle in the Demos shark tank as a political move...

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by stratclub
Wed May 29, 2019 7:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

You have been lied to for 2 1/2 years by the Democrats and the MSM (Main Stream Media). The Kuleshov Effect is how the MSM does it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BgQ79evjylc&t=751s If there was evidence of collusion and obstructing justice Mueller's team would have made a determination of gui...

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by stratclub
Wed May 29, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Poll finds wide support for Mueller to testify.
Replies: 79
Views: 4028

Re: Poll finds wide support for Mueller to testify.

https://edition.cnn.com/politics/live-news/mueller-statement-russia-investigation-may-29-2019/index.html "Special Counsel Robert Mueller just said that "charging the president with a crime was not an option we could consider" under DOJ policy. It wasn't lack of evidence. It was DOJ p...

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by stratclub
Wed May 29, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People
Replies: 624
Views: 29753

Re: Mueller Speaks: Barr Mislead the American People

You have been lied to for 2 1/2 years by the Democrats and the MSM (Main Stream Media). The Kuleshov Effect is how the MSM does it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BgQ79evjylc&t=751s If there was evidence of collusion and obstructing justice Mueller's team would have made a determination of guil...

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by stratclub
Tue May 28, 2019 6:25 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impact of Loony Left Policies on San Francisco
Replies: 114
Views: 4747

Re: Impact of Loony Left Policies on San Francisco

"Looney" is a pretty good description for anyone who repeatedly rants about a place they don't know very much about. What you "Loony" Liberals can't seam to understand is that there are thousands of homeless individuals that need our help and you want to throw open the borders s...

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by stratclub
Tue May 28, 2019 5:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impact of Loony Left Policies on San Francisco
Replies: 114
Views: 4747

Re: Impact of Loony Left Policies on San Francisco

what exactly would the right do to solve SFO's housing crisis and homeless problem? I've never once heard any rational solution from the right. You pretty much laid it out yourself...increasing housing demand means you friggin upzone and actually let developers build more housing stock to meet the ...

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by stratclub
Tue May 28, 2019 5:20 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Eyebrow windows
Replies: 56
Views: 5800

Re: Eyebrow windows

No. apparently several given the size of the aircraft.

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by stratclub
Tue May 28, 2019 3:20 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Eyebrow windows
Replies: 56
Views: 5800

Re: Eyebrow windows

blacksoviet wrote:
Kalitta Charters likes their eyebrow windows on their 727s.

Well Ya. An aircraft type that has been mostly delegated to the scrap heap. What, a fleet that whose sole purpose is to fly corpses of American serviceman and most likely includes the last 6 727's in service on the planet?

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by stratclub
Tue May 28, 2019 3:11 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impact of Loony Left Policies on San Francisco
Replies: 114
Views: 4747

Re: Impact of Loony Left Policies on San Francisco

Nobody is leaving CA because of leftist policies like sanctuary cities, they are leaving for places with a lower cost of living so they can live "rich". Same reason why many retirees from Texas go down to Mexico I'd add that the 'rich' still have no problem moving to California, and they ...

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by stratclub
Tue May 28, 2019 3:03 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impact of Loony Left Policies on San Francisco
Replies: 114
Views: 4747

Re: Impact of Loony Left Policies on San Francisco

San Francisco has a property crime issue, but most of it is Tourists becoming the victims of smash and grabs. Other than that , San Francisco has issues associated with a high cost of living and the fact that everyone wants to be in the bay area. 1st world issues . Maybe it makes a good target so c...

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by stratclub
Tue May 28, 2019 2:42 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impact of Loony Left Policies on San Francisco
Replies: 114
Views: 4747

Re: Impact of Loony Left Policies on San Francisco

You are once again talking out your ass. I live in the metro Phoenix area and it’s booming, with a budget surplus, and people are leaving CA in droves to come here. A very telling indicator is U-Haul truck rental rates. Using this calculator: https://www.uhaul.com For moving from San Fransisco to P...

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