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by casinterest
Sun Oct 31, 2021 6:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: ‘Pull forward and wait’ at the drive thru
Replies: 54
Views: 2437

Re: ‘Pull forward and wait’ at the drive thru

Oh I think Lethal Weapon 2 and Leo Getz already covered all of this. .

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by casinterest
Sun Oct 31, 2021 3:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Southwest pilot broadcasts political views to pax
Replies: 147
Views: 8176

Re: Southwest pilot broadcasts political views to pax

I just though Trump supporters were just coming out of the closet with their support for LGB

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by casinterest
Sun Oct 31, 2021 3:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New Fox Tucker Carlson Promo Alleges 1/6 'False Flag' - Conservatives Criticize It
Replies: 66
Views: 4081

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

Interesting Article on Ted Cruz, but the opinion offered explains much of what is driving the outlandishness we see. This may even need to be a separate thread, as it relates to something we see on Facebook, but it touches on what drives Carlson's and much of the right wing media's "outrage&quo...

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by casinterest
Sat Oct 30, 2021 7:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New Fox Tucker Carlson Promo Alleges 1/6 'False Flag' - Conservatives Criticize It
Replies: 66
Views: 4081

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

I wonder if Tucker will cover Trump's attempts to hide internal communications concerning this Attack on the Capital. https://www.newsweek.com/trump-aims-block-diaries-call-logs-january-6-committee-national-archives-says-1644206 https://www.politico.com/f/?id=0000017c-cf85-dddc-a77e-cf97936f0000 Eve...

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by casinterest
Fri Oct 29, 2021 9:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Manchin: IRS reporting likely gone from bill
Replies: 53
Views: 2156

Re: Manchin: IRS reporting likely gone from bill

GalaxyFlyer wrote:
All debt is not bad, debt that doesn’t produce a return on investment is bad.

Yes, but even debt that doesn't produce an immediate return for the user, at least helps out whoever got paid with that debt. The issue then belongs in the holding companies, and we saw how that worked out in 2007-2009

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by casinterest
Fri Oct 29, 2021 9:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: PETA wants to rename the baseball pitching area to "Arm Barn"
Replies: 30
Views: 1466

Re: PETA wants to rename the baseball pitching area to "Arm Barn"

fr8mech wrote:
As PETA slowly descends into further irrelevance.

Brewers: Bar Stool
Mariners: The Beach
Red/White Sox: Sock Drawer

Too easy.


Yankees... : No... I think Arm Barn works :)

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by casinterest
Fri Oct 29, 2021 8:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: PETA wants to rename the baseball pitching area to "Arm Barn"
Replies: 30
Views: 1466

PETA wants to rename the baseball pitching area to "Arm Barn"

https://www.npr.org/2021/10/29/1050485610/peta-wants-mlb-to-rename-the-bullpen-to-arm-barn PETA is pitching Major League Baseball to retire the term "bullpen" and use "arm barn" instead. The animal rights group says "bullpen" mocks the misery of animals and devalues pla...

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by casinterest
Fri Oct 29, 2021 8:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New Fox Tucker Carlson Promo Alleges 1/6 'False Flag' - Conservatives Criticize It
Replies: 66
Views: 4081

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

Posters blaming “The Left” for 1-6 and its aftermath are at the very core of the wide swath. A protest that got out of control? No, it was fomented by a Republican liar with the fans flamed by a coopted and lying media cohort beholden to the GOP and planned for by the people that stormed the Capito...

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by casinterest
Fri Oct 29, 2021 8:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New Fox Tucker Carlson Promo Alleges 1/6 'False Flag' - Conservatives Criticize It
Replies: 66
Views: 4081

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

Tucker has nothing intelligent to say. He makes money because he gets people together that like to hate intelligence, ideas that change the status quo, or people that aren't like them. He convinces a small amount of folks that he has the "truth: of who to hate for their self created issues. Tu...

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by casinterest
Fri Oct 29, 2021 8:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Manchin: IRS reporting likely gone from bill
Replies: 53
Views: 2156

Re: Manchin: IRS reporting likely gone from bill

Semi-broken pottery theory. If employment were the best measure of an economy, we’d be digging ditches by shovel instead we use excavators. It’s about the highest and best use of a dollar. MV has been crashing for 25 years, by the way. https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/M2V M2V is low because of a ...

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by casinterest
Fri Oct 29, 2021 7:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 265
Views: 6888

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Foolish

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by casinterest
Fri Oct 29, 2021 6:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New Fox Tucker Carlson Promo Alleges 1/6 'False Flag' - Conservatives Criticize It
Replies: 66
Views: 4081

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

It has been established by Fox's own lawyers that reasonable people cannot believe anything Tucker Carlson said. However Tucker is still successful, so there are a lot of unreasonable people still watching his shows and eating it up. At some point Fox is going to own a lot of liability for what occ...

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by casinterest
Fri Oct 29, 2021 6:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021
Replies: 159
Views: 9946

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021

The Endgame is getting nearer. https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2021/10/29/1050465159/covids-endgame-scientists-have-a-clue-about-where-sars-cov-2-is-headed Article basically states, that we are going towards herd acceptability of Covid-19. Basically what has been argued before :) However i...

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by casinterest
Fri Oct 29, 2021 2:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Manchin: IRS reporting likely gone from bill
Replies: 53
Views: 2156

Re: Manchin: IRS reporting likely gone from bill

The vast majority of USG expenditures are not investments, but current consumption. USG gives a dollar which goes to a car, QED. But, that dollar came from somewhere else in the economy. Where it came from and at what opportunity cost is what’s hidden in your argument. If the dollar came from a per...

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by casinterest
Fri Oct 29, 2021 12:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Manchin: IRS reporting likely gone from bill
Replies: 53
Views: 2156

Re: Manchin: IRS reporting likely gone from bill

How did we go bankrupt? Two ways, gradually then quickly. Apologies to Hemingway. Debt is wonderful servant and a terrible master. Borrowing is fine IF the proceeds are invested and receive a return. Borrowing to buy consumption of depreciating assets is folly. And how does this apply? Any debt the...

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by casinterest
Fri Oct 29, 2021 12:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 265
Views: 6888

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Pompous

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by casinterest
Fri Oct 29, 2021 12:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New Fox Tucker Carlson Promo Alleges 1/6 'False Flag' - Conservatives Criticize It
Replies: 66
Views: 4081

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

It has been established by Fox's own lawyers that reasonable people cannot believe anything Tucker Carlson said. However Tucker is still successful, so there are a lot of unreasonable people still watching his shows and eating it up. At some point Fox is going to own a lot of liability for what occu...

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by casinterest
Thu Oct 28, 2021 4:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 265
Views: 6888

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Water

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by casinterest
Wed Oct 27, 2021 5:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022
Replies: 129
Views: 6200

Re: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022

https://oilprice.com/Energy/Crude-Oil/C ... Rally.html
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And the crude oil inventories are now starting to rise as winter inventories begin to build out. Even the imports are on the rise
https://oilprice.com/Energy/Crude-Oil/C ... Rally.html

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by casinterest
Wed Oct 27, 2021 4:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 265
Views: 6888

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Fables

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by casinterest
Wed Oct 27, 2021 4:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: America, actors, communists 1950s
Replies: 40
Views: 1509

Re: America, actors, communists 1950s

https://millercenter.org/the-presidency/educational-resources/age-of-eisenhower/mcarthyism-red-scare https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McCarthyism https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hollywood_blacklist Here are some good articles. It took Eisenhower telling officials to ignore McCarthy in official circles, ...

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by casinterest
Mon Oct 25, 2021 4:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: America, actors, communists 1950s
Replies: 40
Views: 1509

Re: America, actors, communists 1950s

Aesma wrote:
Freedom of speech and thought wasn't that important back then it seems.


MAGA

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by casinterest
Mon Oct 25, 2021 3:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman
Replies: 285
Views: 13299

Re: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman

The armorer won’t bear the guilt of shooting the DP, Baldwin will. No but they will bear the guilty of failing in their responsibilities that allowed it to happen. Baldwin will have his own guilt on this, but he was told by the person responsible it was OK to go. As we have seen the Airplane Pilot ...

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by casinterest
Mon Oct 25, 2021 3:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman
Replies: 285
Views: 13299

Re: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman

I agree with the multiple failures, but calling a weapon that is capable of firing a live round a prop doesn't change what it is/was......a weapon. The Armorer was there to make sure it was a prop instead of a weapon. The armorer won’t bear the guilt of shooting the DP, Baldwin will. No but they wi...

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by casinterest
Mon Oct 25, 2021 2:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman
Replies: 285
Views: 13299

Re: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman

You always do a physical and visual inspection of a weapon EVERY time you pick it up, and you always treat every weapon as if it was loaded. I'm not placing blame, we don't know what happened yet, BUT, he should not have been pointing the weapon at anyone. I'm sure Hollywood has figured out camera ...

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by casinterest
Mon Oct 25, 2021 2:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman
Replies: 285
Views: 13299

Re: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman

i don't see why anyone with no knowledge of guns (if that was the case) should not rely on someone with expertise, someone responsible for gun safety. If they say a gun is safe that should be sufficient to treat the gun as being safe in my opinion. It is reported that the actor checked with the 'sa...

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by casinterest
Mon Oct 25, 2021 1:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: America, actors, communists 1950s
Replies: 40
Views: 1509

Re: America, actors, communists 1950s

https://millercenter.org/the-presidency/educational-resources/age-of-eisenhower/mcarthyism-red-scare https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McCarthyism https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hollywood_blacklist Here are some good articles. It took Eisenhower telling officials to ignore McCarthy in official circles, a...

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by casinterest
Mon Oct 25, 2021 1:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 265
Views: 6888

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Monster

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by casinterest
Sat Oct 23, 2021 1:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 265
Views: 6888

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Smurf

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by casinterest
Sat Oct 23, 2021 1:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022
Replies: 129
Views: 6200

Re: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022

I posted this a week ago, today's price in right column All Prices WTI CRUDE • 75.45 78.89 BRENT CRUDE 79.56 82.74 NATURAL GAS 5.427 6.17 HEATING OIL 2.306 2.49 China is buying cargoes left and right and OPEC isn't increasing production. Expect the airlines to address this when they release their 3...

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by casinterest
Fri Oct 22, 2021 7:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman
Replies: 285
Views: 13299

Re: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman

I'm reading it was a single "live round". So one shot killed one and maimed another. Do you have any article saying this? “Live” could mean a blank still. Let’s leave guessing till more details are revealed. For all we know it was a blank with something stuck in the barrel that became a p...

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by casinterest
Fri Oct 22, 2021 5:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman
Replies: 285
Views: 13299

Re: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman

Aesma wrote:
I'm reading it was a single "live round". So one shot killed one and maimed another.


Yeah, I am reading now that the propmaster was not "union". There is going to be hell to pay for a lot of people.

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by casinterest
Fri Oct 22, 2021 5:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Texas abortion law
Replies: 355
Views: 19396

Re: Texas abortion law

It appears the Supreme Court is about to totally destroy the GOP states business climate. https://www.cnn.com/2021/10/22/politics/abortion-texas-supreme-court/index.html Once again they have failed to allow women control over their bodies. This will cause chills throughout corporate America. Especia...

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by casinterest
Fri Oct 22, 2021 5:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 265
Views: 6888

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Browser

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by casinterest
Fri Oct 22, 2021 12:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman
Replies: 285
Views: 13299

Re: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman

Sad situation. My condolences to all those affected by the loss. The death of Halyna Hutchins will be difficult for her family and friends Joel Souza , the director is currently in emergency care. More on those that were shot. https://www.santafenewmexican.com/news/local_news/sheriffs-office-alec-ba...

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by casinterest
Thu Oct 21, 2021 3:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 265
Views: 6888

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Duster

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by casinterest
Wed Oct 20, 2021 8:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 265
Views: 6888

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Bit

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by casinterest
Wed Oct 20, 2021 3:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 265
Views: 6888

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Hose

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by casinterest
Tue Oct 19, 2021 4:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 373
Views: 24966

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

FWIW, according to this source, we should expect the all US businesses over 100 employees mandate in a week. https://news.yahoo.com/ups-disney-meet-white-house-152711267.html I personally think it will take longer, but only a few more weeks. What scares me is the truckers. I personally expect them ...

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by casinterest
Tue Oct 19, 2021 2:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 265
Views: 6888

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Crisper

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by casinterest
Tue Oct 19, 2021 2:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021
Replies: 159
Views: 9946

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021

https://www.health.com/condition/infectious-diseases/coronavirus/what-is-ay4-2-variant UK report AY4.2 sublineage of Delta variant on the rise, and is something like 10% more infective than the original Delta A bit concerning, but with the rise of vaccinations and the current destructive wave that ...

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by casinterest
Mon Oct 18, 2021 8:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 265
Views: 6888

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Cake

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by casinterest
Mon Oct 18, 2021 7:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Colin Powell dead at 84
Replies: 50
Views: 2560

Re: Colin Powell dead at 84

Powell was never going to have full immune response because he suffered from multiple myeloma. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/10/18/us/politics/colin-powell-vaccinated-myeloma.html Shows you that the CNN headline is disingenuous. CNN will do anything to get the clicks going. And what better way than ...

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by casinterest
Mon Oct 18, 2021 7:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Dallas Metro School Administrator Urges 'Balance' in Holocaust Curriculum
Replies: 43
Views: 2572

Re: Dallas Metro School Administrator Urges 'Balance' in Holocaust Curriculum

I recall the California curriculum of the mid-90s taught us that the full extent of genocide in Europe was not known until latter stages of the war but reports were available. We had a yearlong course titled ‘20th century world history’ and that teacher was quite knowledgeable - she even mentioned ...

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by casinterest
Mon Oct 18, 2021 1:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Dallas Metro School Administrator Urges 'Balance' in Holocaust Curriculum
Replies: 43
Views: 2572

Re: Dallas Metro School Administrator Urges 'Balance' in Holocaust Curriculum

It would be difficult to discuss WW2 in U.S. high school history classes without mentioning the Holocaust. Do you learn that it was completely ignored during the war ? Or that the US didn't want to offer asylum to Jews during the 30's ? I recall the California curriculum of the mid-90s taught us th...

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by casinterest
Mon Oct 18, 2021 1:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 373
Views: 24966

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

We are getting closer to the 5-12 set getting vaccinated. Pfizer's trial with a 10micorgram vaccine seem to be proving highly successful. https://www.npr.org/sections/coronavirus-live-updates/2021/09/20/1038832951/pfizer-and-biontech-vaccine-trials-for-kids-show-the-shots-are-safe-and-effectiv Givi...

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by casinterest
Mon Oct 18, 2021 12:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Colin Powell dead at 84
Replies: 50
Views: 2560

Re: Colin Powell dead at 84

Good man and a good leader. May he Rest in Peace.

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by casinterest
Sun Oct 17, 2021 3:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 265
Views: 6888

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Capitalism

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by casinterest
Sun Oct 17, 2021 3:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Dallas Metro School Administrator Urges 'Balance' in Holocaust Curriculum
Replies: 43
Views: 2572

Re: Dallas Metro School Administrator Urges 'Balance' in Holocaust Curriculum

Where does it say they want to deny the holocaust? It leaves the topic open for discussion. That's a bit semantic? They don't want to deny it, but they want to option to deny it? https://www.salon.com/2021/10/17/texas-school-calling-for-opposing-perspective-on-holocaust-is-just-tip-of-confusion-ove...

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by casinterest
Fri Oct 15, 2021 3:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 265
Views: 6888

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Flutaphone

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