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by Aaron747
Thu Nov 25, 2021 1:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc
Replies: 99
Views: 4542

Re: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc

I would advise folks like him: "You stop learning when you begin every conversation from a place of politics. You start learning when you begin every conversation from a place of empathy." So, this should have been the case re: Nick Sandmann and MSNBC, CNN, et al, right? Liberals only vie...

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by Aaron747
Thu Nov 25, 2021 1:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 311
Views: 13953

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

They didn't shove a gun in anyone's face, stop making shit up. What do you mean "people like you?" It is racist of you to assume that if I see a black person running I assume he committed a crime. In this case he got what he deserved. He was witnessed casing out a house, was confronted an...

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by Aaron747
Thu Nov 25, 2021 1:12 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ahmaud Arbery Shooting Discussion
Replies: 221
Views: 11400

Re: Ahmaud Arbery Shooting Discussion

stratosphere wrote:
MSNBC and Joy Reid still are not happy even with the verdict going their way.


Forget MSNBC nonsense. Decent people everywhere are just unhappy that lynchings are still a thing in 2021.

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by Aaron747
Thu Nov 25, 2021 1:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ahmaud Arbery Shooting Discussion
Replies: 221
Views: 11400

Re: Ahmaud Arbery Shooting Discussion

MSNBC and Joy Reid still are not happy even with the verdict going their way. Of course not, it doesn't get people all fired up and pissed at each other. I don't know how she has a career she is so evil. She has a career because muckraking sells - same can be said of Tucker Carlson and anyone with ...

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by Aaron747
Wed Nov 24, 2021 5:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc
Replies: 99
Views: 4542

Re: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc

So wait...I heard that this guy had comitted a crime and was fleeing the scene. In the ensuing police chase he drove through the barriers for the parade and...well we know what happened. Has this been disproven? I had thought that at first as well. Police and media have reported it was intentional....

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by Aaron747
Wed Nov 24, 2021 10:48 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc
Replies: 99
Views: 4542

Re: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc

I'm getting really annoyed with the response of this when all I am trying to do is gather information. I watched Ben Shapiro and he was having a field day about him being black and rapping about not liking Trump. Funny enough the Rittenhouse video made no mention about him being white and looking l...

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by Aaron747
Wed Nov 24, 2021 12:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brian Laundrie is missing
Replies: 160
Views: 9357

Re: Brian Laundrie is missing

Suicide https://www.cnn.com/2021/11/23/us/brian-laundrie-autopsy/index.html "Chris and Roberta Laundrie have been informed that the cause of death was a gunshot wound to the head and the manner of death was suicide," said attorney Steven Bertolino. This one is closed. So much pain for the...

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by Aaron747
Tue Nov 23, 2021 4:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Army Veteran's House in Tennessee Burned Down - Possible Hate Crime
Replies: 5
Views: 858

Re: Army Veteran's House in Tennessee Burned Down - Possible Hate Crime

Here's to hoping a doorbell camera caught something or someone in the neighborhood that night. Terrible tragedy and it could definitely be a hate crime. Tennessee does have hate crime laws on the books. https://chattanoogalaw.org/pages/info-hate Finally, in 2008 Tennessee passed a comprehensive pie...

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by Aaron747
Tue Nov 23, 2021 3:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Army Veteran's House in Tennessee Burned Down - Possible Hate Crime
Replies: 5
Views: 858

Army Veteran's House in Tennessee Burned Down - Possible Hate Crime

Pretty strange case here - family is notified while on vacation that their house is on fire, they come back home, and law enforcement informs them someone prominently spraypainted a racial slur on their pool wall. This is noteworthy because the family is an interracial couple - the husband is a US A...

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by Aaron747
Tue Nov 23, 2021 9:49 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 311
Views: 13953

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

https://youtu.be/do7sbWaZstQ
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The kid’s interview with hyperemotional Tucker dropped last night:

https://youtu.be/do7sbWaZstQ

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by Aaron747
Tue Nov 23, 2021 3:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Washington State Ferry System
Replies: 34
Views: 1606

Re: Washington State Ferry System

Back in my shipping company days, a permanent job with WSF was very desirable. Sailing wages and home every night was pretty unique in the business. But old boats are like old airliners. They break down a lot. Pretty much all US Flagged commercial vessels must go on dry dock every 5 years. Similar ...

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by Aaron747
Tue Nov 23, 2021 2:23 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Carl Sagan Speaking on Climate Change in 1985
Replies: 9
Views: 645

Re: Carl Sagan Speaking on Climate Change in 1985

Aaron747 - the articles you listed don't explain why the Chinese and other countries are building new coal plants. Nobody in Western Europe or North America is. We are still closing them. From Reuters https://www.reuters.com/business/energy/chinas-overseas-coal-power-retreat-could-wipe-out-50-bln-i...

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by Aaron747
Tue Nov 23, 2021 1:48 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 311
Views: 13953

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

Whataboutism. No. People keep saying that Rittenhouse had no reason to be there. The same could be said for the other three. They weren't civil rights activists, they were low level criminal sh*t starters. Once again, people are getting carried away by what they wish the law was, or what they thoug...

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by Aaron747
Tue Nov 23, 2021 12:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 311
Views: 13953

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

Person with a firearm wouldn't have had one if he had followed the law and hadn't shown up based on lies . Fact. Sooooo you didn't watch the trial nor the video documentary I posted. This tells that you don't really care about facts. The left does not care about facts or even video evidence. You kn...

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by Aaron747
Tue Nov 23, 2021 12:52 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc
Replies: 99
Views: 4542

Re: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc

If it had been a white Trump voter it would of been all over the news. But a white hating, Trump hating, BLM activist and life time criminal gets called a "person of interest". 1. It was all over the news, like literally 2. ‘Person of interest’ is typically a direct quote from law enforce...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 11:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 311
Views: 13953

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

Fact: in English, we use ‘would not HAVE been’ in past perfect unreal conditionals. The contraction 'would've' (for would have) sounds like 'would of' when spoken and many people didn't pay attention in school. Don’t I know it...punchy from all the errors I caught in work product today. :hypnotized:

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 10:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: VP Harris feels "constrained" politically
Replies: 83
Views: 3598

Re: VP Harris feels "constrained" politically

The most disliked VP in history. I hope and pray she's the Democratic candidate next time around. It will be McGovern all over again. Methinks one might benefit from reading more history: before becoming the worst President, Andrew Johnson took the VP oath while visibly drunk. Spiro Agnew had to re...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 9:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc
Replies: 99
Views: 4542

Re: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc

johns624 wrote:
Kno wrote:

You lost me on mouth full of gold teeth, weird example - they don't make someone look more or less wholesome it's a pretty neutral style choice.
Where are gold teeth "a pretty neutral style choice"? I want to know so that I don't go there.


On the A-team obviously :D

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 9:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 311
Views: 13953

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

cairns wrote:
"CNN is centrist." Nearly spit my coffee on the keyboard over that one.


Compared to MSNBC or CBS? Unquestionably so. There are many progressives who call for deplatforming CNN’s ‘corporate agenda’.

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 9:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Carl Sagan Speaking on Climate Change in 1985
Replies: 9
Views: 645

Re: Carl Sagan Speaking on Climate Change in 1985

Here is what I don't understand - quote from CNBC story https://www.cnbc.com/2021/11/22/climate-how-to-navigate-the-energy-transition-away-from-fossil-fuels.html “We see solar and wind being the cheapest source of new energy for more than two-thirds of the world’s population now and rapidly acceler...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 9:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 311
Views: 13953

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

Come on man. Grammar police? Is everybody around the world required to use flawless English now? It was the repeat of the error that caught my eye. I didn’t say anything about perfection - this is basic 3rd grade English! Maybe to you but again a big chunk of this planet doesn't use English in 3rd ...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 9:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 311
Views: 13953

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

They would not of been shot and killed if they did not show up to a riot. They would not of been shot if they did not attack a person in possession of a firearm.....Facts Fact: in English, we use ‘would not HAVE been’ in past perfect unreal conditionals. Come on man. Grammar police? Is everybody ar...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 9:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 311
Views: 13953

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

He can't be tried in a criminal court for manslaughter. A wrongful death case in a civil suit won't go anywhere. The suit would have to be filed in Kenosha, WI. I seriously doubt a jury pool there would be sympathetic. He can be sued in Civil Court for wrongfui death. The burden of proof is lower i...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 9:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: PA GOP Senate Candidate Out After Personal Problems Get Too Messy
Replies: 10
Views: 589

Re: PA GOP Senate Candidate Out After Personal Problems Get Too Messy

PixelPilot wrote:
Medieval mentality.
Hard to believe people like this exist in 2021 (past the obvious regions where this is cultivated).


Fact-free mentality too, since humans and dinosaurs never coexisted :lol:

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 9:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc
Replies: 99
Views: 4542

Re: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc

Of course, the race (Black) and criminal record of the alleged driver got put out late last night to fuel even more the social tensions in this country, already at a high level from the acquittal of Rittenhouse of murder and other charges. If it had been a white Trump voter it would of been all ove...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 9:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: PA GOP Senate Candidate Out After Personal Problems Get Too Messy
Replies: 10
Views: 589

PA GOP Senate Candidate Out After Personal Problems Get Too Messy

Sean Parnell’s campaign has collapsed in Pennsylvania. A judge has ruled against him in a custody case, citing prior accusations of domestic abuse from Parnell’s estranged wife. https://thehill.com/homenews/campaign/582687-sean-parnell-suspends-pennsylvania-senate-bid This idiot’s campaign got natio...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 9:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New Fox Tucker Carlson Promo Alleges 1/6 'False Flag' - Conservatives Criticize It
Replies: 66
Views: 4004

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

Two CONSERVATIVE contributors to Fox have resigned over Carlson's piece https://thehill.com/homenews/media/582573-two-fox-news-contributors-quit-over-tucker-carlsons-jan-6-documentary Why stress "conservative"? All contributors to FOX are conservatives, even if not all of them are batshit...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 8:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Carl Sagan Speaking on Climate Change in 1985
Replies: 9
Views: 645

Re: Carl Sagan Speaking on Climate Change in 1985

Here is what I don't understand - quote from CNBC story https://www.cnbc.com/2021/11/22/climate-how-to-navigate-the-energy-transition-away-from-fossil-fuels.html “We see solar and wind being the cheapest source of new energy for more than two-thirds of the world’s population now and rapidly acceler...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 8:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: VP Harris feels "constrained" politically
Replies: 83
Views: 3598

Re: VP Harris feels "constrained" politically

To win national office you have to appeal to independents not just members of your own party. She is fringe and refuses to move to the middle. We are seeing this rejected time and time again like we did in Virginia. The in your face, far left AOC MSNBC stuff is being rejected time and time again. I...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 2:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022
Replies: 126
Views: 5951

Re: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022

https://www.marketwatch.com/investing/f ... electronic
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Crude oil prices have reversed and are trending sharply down. $7 correction since last week:

https://www.marketwatch.com/investing/f ... electronic

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 1:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc
Replies: 99
Views: 4542

Re: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc

Apparently this dirtbag, apart from his other criminal acts, had a since taken down fb account where he spewed a lot of bile about wanting to kill white people and how to claim self-defense to get away with it. If so, this is essentially a hate crime but I doubt the MSM will ever report on it that ...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 12:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc
Replies: 99
Views: 4542

Re: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc

I don't get why an acquittal of a white on white crime case would stoke racial tensions. Unless you are using it for an agenda. Easy, because in Wisconsin, self defense defense only seems to work for certain people: white dude in Kenosha was trafficking girls, arrested for sex abuse and released w/...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 12:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: VP Harris feels "constrained" politically
Replies: 83
Views: 3598

Re: VP Harris feels "constrained" politically

. Her first real zinger of a loss was the DNC primary, but that only speaks to an inability to win recognition at the national level. Some analysts suggested her aggressive campaigning in the DNC primary was too Trumpian for Dem tastes, and they are probably right. To win national office you have t...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 11:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc
Replies: 99
Views: 4542

Re: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc

It may be the driver of the SUV was being chased and took a wrong turn or afraid of stopping. He also could have been drunk/high on drugs. In my hometown here in NJ, we have a Holiday parade this Saturday, one of biggest ones with decorated fire and related service vehicles in the USA. 1000's turn ...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 11:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: VP Harris feels "constrained" politically
Replies: 83
Views: 3598

Re: VP Harris feels "constrained" politically

I can also dig up polls that show Harris is extremely popular. It's all in what you look for. We're waiting....and waiting... The Democratic party knows she isn't popular and loses any election she runs in. Well just like the poll claim, this isn't entirely accurate either. She won her first CA AG ...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 11:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Political Schism: Strained Friend/Family Relationships Due to Politics
Replies: 45
Views: 1847

Re: Political Schism: Strained Friend/Family Relationships Due to Politics

The sort of centre right people who are like “I’d prefer lower taxes and a bit less government ownership of things but generally don’t need to act like a evangelical nutjob” don’t seem to exist at all. People who thought like that 5 years now seem to have gravitated to the far right MAGA/QAnon camp...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 11:04 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc
Replies: 99
Views: 4542

Re: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc

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? https://heavy.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/DOJ-WORCS.pdf Usually charges don't stick or don't go to trial because of procedural err...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 5:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Political Schism: Strained Friend/Family Relationships Due to Politics
Replies: 45
Views: 1847

Re: Political Schism: Strained Friend/Family Relationships Due to Politics

I don't think it's a politics issue, it's a misinformation issue. People having clashing political views has always been a thing. People living in LaLa Land and doing all they can to drag others down with them is a relatively new phenomenon. If someone has an opposing political outlook to me then I...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 4:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Thomas Jefferson Statue Inside New York City Hall to be Removed
Replies: 20
Views: 1180

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

That's why we have to stay vigilant. Letting go of the middle ground means mindless demonization and sanctification prevail. We are not looking for a middle ground, we are looking for objectivity. A arbitrarily defined middle is by necessity, affected by the need to mollify extremes. An accurate te...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 4:54 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Thomas Jefferson Statue Inside New York City Hall to be Removed
Replies: 20
Views: 1180

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

The recasting of history is a part of the interpretation of history... But we must be careful from modern academia causing snap pendulum swings of opinion as well as being careful of circular opinions becoming more influential than fact based or more orthodox views... Finding that middle ground is ...

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by Aaron747
Mon Nov 22, 2021 2:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Thomas Jefferson Statue Inside New York City Hall to be Removed
Replies: 20
Views: 1180

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

The recasting of history is a part of the interpretation of history... But we must be careful from modern academia causing snap pendulum swings of opinion as well as being careful of circular opinions becoming more influential than fact based or more orthodox views... Finding that middle ground is ...

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by Aaron747
Sun Nov 21, 2021 9:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: VP Harris feels "constrained" politically
Replies: 83
Views: 3598

Re: VP Harris feels "constrained" politically

[Pence made a couple of controversial speeches during his time in office but, other than that, did nothing. Cheney shot a guy in the face on a hunting trip but, other than that, did nothing. They were wildly unpopular and I can dig up polls that prove my point. I can also dig up polls that show Har...

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by Aaron747
Sun Nov 21, 2021 8:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 311
Views: 13953

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

Wrong! The same governor called up hundreds of members of the national guard BEFORE the verdict of the Rittenhouse trial. Most weren't even deployed. The mere fact that they were available on short notice deters violence before it starts. I live in a hurricane prone part of the gulf coast. National...

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by Aaron747
Sun Nov 21, 2021 11:09 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 311
Views: 13953

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

His father and other relatives live in Kenosha. His mother's home in Illinois was closer than to Kenosha than where 2 of the people he shot lived. What were outside rabble rousers doing there rioting and setting buildings on fire? Why didn't the governor of Wisconsin send in national guard units to...

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by Aaron747
Sun Nov 21, 2021 8:36 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 311
Views: 13953

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

This was miscarriage of justice. One of the reasons to avoid the 3rd world country the United States are. So, this guy is a civilian. He has no close relationship to anybody living in Kenosha. He knows it's a danger zone. He knows that people there are not playing nice, He still goes there. In any ...

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by Aaron747
Sun Nov 21, 2021 6:45 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 311
Views: 13953

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

And here’s why people feel the way they do: white dude in Kenosha was trafficking girls, arrested for sex abuse and released w/o bail, then one of the girls killed him a couple hours after he forced himself on her. She went up for first degree murder, not self defense. https://www.washingtonpost.co...

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by Aaron747
Sun Nov 21, 2021 5:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 311
Views: 13953

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

And here’s why people feel the way they do: white dude in Kenosha was trafficking girls, arrested for sex abuse and released w/o bail, then one of the girls killed him a couple hours after he forced himself on her. She went up for first degree murder, not self defense. https://www.washingtonpost.com...

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by Aaron747
Sun Nov 21, 2021 5:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 311
Views: 13953

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

Slant? Please, the article touches both sides and gives each "party" their take on the events. You're trying to fit this article into what YOU are feeling, it fits really bad. It might "touch" on both sides but it then devotes about eight times as much space to the "Miscarr...

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by Aaron747
Sun Nov 21, 2021 3:56 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Thomas Jefferson Statue Inside New York City Hall to be Removed
Replies: 20
Views: 1180

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

Jefferson achieved things beyond those achieved by any human alive today. It is laughable for common crook politicians to take potshots at him. Yes, oh, a malignant narcissist… so what? So was Churchill. So is Elon Musk. Dare we say Martin Luther King? Is Michelangelo up for review next? So....a hi...

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by Aaron747
Sun Nov 21, 2021 2:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Thomas Jefferson Statue Inside New York City Hall to be Removed
Replies: 20
Views: 1180

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

I read a recent biography on him a few years ago. He kept meticulous accounts of all of his expenditures, but never kept track of his ever increasing debt. His account books never did a balance sheet, debts versus assets. Typical of him was when a new piano came out of Europe was buying Two. I susp...

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