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by casinterest
Wed May 11, 2022 8:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

The GOP tanked a personal rights bill today in order to push religion over personal rights to abortion. https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/11/politics/senate-abortion-rights-vote-roe-v-wade/index.html "Once again -- as fundamental rights are at risk at the Supreme Court -- Senate Republicans have bloc...

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by casinterest
Wed May 11, 2022 6:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Al Jazeera Reporter Killed in Israeli Army Raid in Jenin
Replies: 27
Views: 2750

Re: Israeli military kills reporters.

This thread is an example why we will unfortunately not get a solution to this tragic conflict any time soon: Shireen Abu Akleh is killed in a conflict zone and instead of being sad about about yet another reporter killed in a conflict zone, all posts focus on our terrible media... RIP Shireen Abu ...

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by casinterest
Wed May 11, 2022 2:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2022
Replies: 508
Views: 18479

Re: Word Game Q2 2022

Egypt

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by casinterest
Wed May 11, 2022 1:58 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

If you want to live in a cowardly theocracy where individual rights are trampled by religion, then go move to Saudi Arabia. Do not argue for "Individual state" laws that deny basic rights to human beings based on bad science and fake religions. Well, I guess the US voted for a Catholic Pr...

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by casinterest
Tue May 10, 2022 7:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

FlapOperator wrote:
casinterest wrote:

Thank you for pointing out your lack of understanding of the Separation of Church and State.


Point out where I'm wrong. Appreciate it!


You already deleted your embarrassing comment in this post. So that pretty much cinches it.

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by casinterest
Tue May 10, 2022 6:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

If you want to live in a cowardly theocracy where individual rights are trampled by religion, then go move to Saudi Arabia. Do not argue for "Individual state" laws that deny basic rights to human beings based on bad science and fake religions. Well, I guess the US voted for a Catholic Pr...

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by casinterest
Tue May 10, 2022 5:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

First, why does it need to be a national law? If your vision does in fact reflect the "vast majority of Americans" it will be reflected in the vast majority of state legislatures. This is unfortunately not true. Due to extreme gerrymandering and all sorts of voter restriction laws, the st...

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by casinterest
Tue May 10, 2022 3:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

I just wonder what Medical insurance and health care will look like in the pro life states. Especially with bans on many drugs used to treat issues related to menstrual cycles. See that’s the problem. People don’t read the “fine print” all they see is save the cells! They have no idea what kind of ...

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by casinterest
Tue May 10, 2022 1:03 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

I haven’t read a thing from the ardent anti abortion activists on here regarding anything other than “No Abortions Period”! Not a thing about what they plan on doing to help the mothers and infants. Fact is they could care less, it’s all about the cells, nothing else. That is a lot of the silence f...

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by casinterest
Mon May 09, 2022 5:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2022
Replies: 508
Views: 18479

Re: Word Game Q2 2022

Scientific

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by casinterest
Mon May 09, 2022 5:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

Looks like the Mississippi lawyers falsly represented scientific evidence in front of the Supreme Court. Not that this will change the mind of Alito and others that have just been looking for an excuse to impose their religion over science. https://news.yahoo.com/uk-scientist-accuses-lawyers-arguing...

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by casinterest
Mon May 09, 2022 5:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

And you still apparently don’t understand the mindset of ‘I DONT WANT THAT GUY’s ANYTHING inside me a moment longer’. That’s what lies, manipulation, and betrayal of trust does. Men can walk away - women can not because the result is literally inside them. Like I said, we will never agree. As to I ...

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by casinterest
Mon May 09, 2022 3:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

Right, both do enjoy, but only the woman is made to pay for enjoying. The male can just say, 'its a mistake abort it'. It won't be the man aborting a child. Abortion ain't fun. Women do get emotionally scarred for life. Oh, so now you're finally getting closer to how many feel about this. Why shoul...

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by casinterest
Mon May 09, 2022 1:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2022
Replies: 508
Views: 18479

Re: Word Game Q2 2022

Perplexed

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by casinterest
Mon May 09, 2022 1:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Gasoline prices, it hurts.
Replies: 628
Views: 39636

Re: Gasoline prices, it hurts.

Well actually they were $4.10 in 2008 because the US was in the midst of an unsubstainable asset bubble that would later crash that year. Both that bubble and the one that's collapsing now were mainly caused by Central Banks flooding the world with almost unlimited cheap money. So Presidents do pla...

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by casinterest
Mon May 09, 2022 1:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

Abortions are rare. So please keep going. Rarer still are abortions due to rape, incest, or a threat to the mother's life. To which I say so what , given that Republicans have now stopped even providing exemptions for such cases with their most recent legislation. The rates are really low when you ...

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by casinterest
Mon May 09, 2022 1:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

My personal opinion is eventually abortion on demand up to the moment of birth won't be enough to satisfy the most militant pro choice advocates. Eventually they might demand a 24-72 hour cooling off period, similar to buyer's remorse laws when purchasing a new car. Tossing a newborn into a dumpste...

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by casinterest
Fri May 06, 2022 10:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

My personal opinion is eventually abortion on demand up to the moment of birth won't be enough to satisfy the most militant pro choice advocates. Eventually they might demand a 24-72 hour cooling off period, similar to buyer's remorse laws when purchasing a new car. Tossing a newborn into a dumpste...

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by casinterest
Fri May 06, 2022 4:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

A liberal PAC has released a video ad which represents a stinging representation of what the future of women's health care in America could look like once Roe is overturned - the criminalization of women who seek, or have had an abortion, and those who assist them. It starts with a mother and daugh...

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by casinterest
Fri May 06, 2022 4:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2022
Replies: 508
Views: 18479

Re: Word Game Q2 2022

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by casinterest
Fri May 06, 2022 3:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

https://www.npr.org/2022/05/06/10966761 ... ct-checked
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Very Interesting read about some of the persistent lies about abortion by the conservatives.

The death rate of abortions vs live births is very interesting given all the medical admission bills lately.

https://www.npr.org/2022/05/06/10966761 ... ct-checked

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by casinterest
Fri May 06, 2022 2:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Don't :Look up and the realness of it.
Replies: 31
Views: 1938

Re: Don't :Look up and the realness of it.

Ok, so is this movie better than Armageddon or Deep Impact, Day after Tomorrow, 2012?
I ask, as it seems we have been through this before, and I am not sure what newness this all brings.

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by casinterest
Fri May 06, 2022 2:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

Birth control being expensive is just an excuse. most birth control can be gotten free or low-cost. I have already posted links to sites that provide that in this thread. And yet it is again on the woman to do it. Birth control is highly expensive. Especially for people with adverse drug reactions ...

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by casinterest
Fri May 06, 2022 1:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

One important issue in the discussion of access to legal abortion is why a woman has or had one.I have linked a detailed study but basically it is rarely due to rape, incest, save the life of the mother or failure of birth control but for elective reasons..Usually the decision is for one or more re...

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by casinterest
Fri May 06, 2022 1:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

And here comes Louisiana in their quest to abuse women. https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2022/05/05/louisiana-abortion-bill-would-make-crime-murder/9656102002/ — A Louisiana legislative committee on Wednesday advanced a bill to make abortion a crime of homicide in which the mother or thos...

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by casinterest
Thu May 05, 2022 8:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

And here comes Louisiana in their quest to abuse women. https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2022/05/05/louisiana-abortion-bill-would-make-crime-murder/9656102002/ — A Louisiana legislative committee on Wednesday advanced a bill to make abortion a crime of homicide in which the mother or thos...

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by casinterest
Thu May 05, 2022 8:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

And here comes Louisiana in their quest to abuse women. https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2022/05/05/louisiana-abortion-bill-would-make-crime-murder/9656102002/ — A Louisiana legislative committee on Wednesday advanced a bill to make abortion a crime of homicide in which the mother or those...

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by casinterest
Thu May 05, 2022 3:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

Interesting poll from 2018 shows the changing differences among women by age on abortion. Will be interesting to see if Pew/Gallup run this again soon . https://news.gallup.com/poll/235652/young-adults-remain-supportive-abortion-rights.aspx https://content.gallup.com/origin/gallupinc/GallupSpaces/P...

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by casinterest
Thu May 05, 2022 2:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2022
Replies: 508
Views: 18479

Re: Word Game Q2 2022

Loan

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by casinterest
Thu May 05, 2022 2:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

Interesting poll from 2018 shows the changing differences among women by age on abortion. Will be interesting to see if Pew/Gallup run this again soon . https://news.gallup.com/poll/235652/young-adults-remain-supportive-abortion-rights.aspx https://content.gallup.com/origin/gallupinc/GallupSpaces/Pr...

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by casinterest
Thu May 05, 2022 2:32 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

The leak was wrong and needs to be investigated, and the person that did it needs to be held to account, whatever that looks like. And while that occurs, sitting members of Congress should avoid maligning the integrity of 12 people on the basis of the political bent of someone else. Ladies and gent...

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by casinterest
Thu May 05, 2022 2:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

So if a mother doesn't want the child, can the fetus be a ward of the state and the state pays all expenses for said child, including lodging within the mom? Traditionally, such payments are "child support" and are levied by the courts on the appropriate non-custodial parents. So the Gove...

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by casinterest
Thu May 05, 2022 12:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

So essentially this ruling suggests that abortions rights such as they are, should be reflected at the federal level appropriate, namely the states. Unless the clerk skyservice_330 quoted is right: - It talks about fetuses being people as a matter of ancient law (teeing up idea that fetuses are con...

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by casinterest
Wed May 04, 2022 11:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

Republicans are freaked out. The bare naked language that Alito used, makes me think it was a clerk on the conservative side. One of those that was true believer in "originalism". One that saw what Alito wrote as bare naked misogamy and religious overreach using barbaric sources as justif...

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by casinterest
Wed May 04, 2022 9:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

Good article addressing this leak. Getting a two- or three-month preview of that plan in a midterm year straight from the horse’s pen amounts to a journalistic coup of the highest order. The government works to keep you in the dark. The press to shine the light. Heaven bless the press. And honestly...

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by casinterest
Wed May 04, 2022 9:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2022
Replies: 508
Views: 18479

Re: Word Game Q2 2022

Seat

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by casinterest
Wed May 04, 2022 9:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

Good article addressing this leak. https://www.politico.com/news/magazine/2022/05/03/supreme-court-draft-opinion-secrecy-00029815 It appears that no law was broken, unless the leak was the product of a break-in or hack. “I’d be really surprised if it ended up with any kind of criminal charge,” Unive...

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by casinterest
Wed May 04, 2022 8:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

Republicans of course are making a big deal about who, how and why this draft opinion was leaked, not so much as to what it says. https://www.npr.org/2022/05/03/1096389328/senate-republicans-zero-in-on-the-abortion-decision-leak-not-its-impact I am quite sure that they are angry at Politico that br...

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by casinterest
Wed May 04, 2022 6:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6406
Views: 429852

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Russia has really lost the whole battle already, and they don't even realize it. They are fighting a land game, they already lost the advance in the center, and now they are trying to annex the east, where maybe they have some sympathizers, but at the end of it all, the Russian Economy has been des...

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by casinterest
Wed May 04, 2022 5:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 6406
Views: 429852

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Russia has really lost the whole battle already, and they don't even realize it. They are fighting a land game, they already lost the advance in the center, and now they are trying to annex the east, where maybe they have some sympathizers, but at the end of it all, the Russian Economy has been dest...

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by casinterest
Wed May 04, 2022 5:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

Good lord. Enough with these sophomoric analogies. The Constitution literally enshrines a right to life. If, like a lot of people, you believe a fetus is life then it’s deserving of protection based on that right. Same for the comparison to being forced to donate blood/tissue to an ailing patient…w...

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by casinterest
Wed May 04, 2022 4:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

A few points on this. 1. I am pro-life, and although I am a Catholic my pro life views despite being hammered from the pulpit are not shaped by my faith. If I gave up Catholicism for Atheism my views on this matter would not change. 2. I do believe that the Roe V Wade decision was not legally the c...

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by casinterest
Wed May 04, 2022 4:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

Suppose a fetus is a person (I personally don't think this is true, but let's suppose). What gives that person the right to occupy space inside another person against their own will? Good lord. Enough with these sophomoric analogies. The Constitution literally enshrines a right to life. If, like a ...

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by casinterest
Wed May 04, 2022 4:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The GOP has decided to punish free speech
Replies: 112
Views: 7373

Re: The GOP has decided to punish free speech

People were against the perceived disrespect of the USA. I fully understand the first amendment, but you pointing out the fact that businesses' aren't part of the freedom of speech has absolutely nothing to do with the point I was making. You are just trying to discredit me since I might not agree ...

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by casinterest
Wed May 04, 2022 3:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The GOP has decided to punish free speech
Replies: 112
Views: 7373

Re: The GOP has decided to punish free speech

Except on huge difference, the freedom of speech is protected in the US Constitution as an inalienable right, murder is not. No it is not. The government can make no law abridging the freedom of speech. Private businesses can. Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or p...

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by casinterest
Wed May 04, 2022 3:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

Ah, this again. So if the guy has ghosted, or says he won’t support the kid, or accuses her of getting knocked up by someone else falsely, then what? It’s all on the woman? Anyone sane with women in their life they care about finds that notion absolutely nuts. I don't agree with someone ducking the...

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by casinterest
Wed May 04, 2022 2:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

We are not talking about cases where the mothers health is in question. Yes we are. The fetus is a life , is your sole concern in the opening. The mother's life has everything to do with that fetus until it is born. No, we have not been talking about that. We have been talking about the roughly 98%...

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by casinterest
Wed May 04, 2022 2:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2022
Replies: 508
Views: 18479

Re: Word Game Q2 2022

Pin

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by casinterest
Wed May 04, 2022 2:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

"your body your choice", did you say that with Covid vaccines? FYI, I am pro vaccine. So you are saying that i can make other people pregnant by being pregnant? Is Covid a life? Will you ban the vaccines? That is a truly dizzying intellect there. Body autonomy is body autonomy, you are pu...

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by casinterest
Wed May 04, 2022 2:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1012
Views: 39042

Re: Supreme Court is preparing to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows

The point is that some people view the fetus as a life and abortion is tantamount to murder. I'm not saying that's right, science doesn't have a consensus of when life begins. A fetus is life? Is grass life? is a cow life? Is a chicken egg life? We are talking about human beings, not cows and chick...

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