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by casinterest
Thu Apr 21, 2022 4:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: CNN+ will shut down at the end of April
Replies: 19
Views: 1464

Re: CNN+ will shut down at the end of April

It was a project I thought would fail. There is no value in putting a premium on news shows. I also still don't see the value in discovery +. but we will have to see what plan they have going forward.

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by casinterest
Thu Apr 21, 2022 4:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Unite the Right / Jan 6 - Legal Impacts - A thread
Replies: 121
Views: 12669

Re: Unite the Right / Jan 6 - Legal Impacts - A thread

In the trials we have some more robust characters. https://lawandcrime.com/u-s-capitol-breach/judge-warns-lawyer-for-man-accused-of-assaulting-police-on-jan-6-your-clients-mouthing-off-wont-end-well/ " this point, as Sullivan and Rigby were talking over each other, Gieswein jumped into the exch...

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by casinterest
Thu Apr 21, 2022 3:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The GOP has decided to punish free speech
Replies: 112
Views: 7030

Re: The GOP has decided to punish free speech

Board will hopefully put an end to all this nonsense. Re focus on business, their business is to make money, tone down the pc of the day rhetoric, make nice with state, tomorrow the news cycle will be covering the next left/right hysteria topic or maybe the salacious Johnny Depp court case No. Corp...

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by casinterest
Thu Apr 21, 2022 3:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2022
Replies: 287
Views: 9084

Re: Word Game Q2 2022

Mirror

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by casinterest
Thu Apr 21, 2022 3:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The GOP has decided to punish free speech
Replies: 112
Views: 7030

Re: The GOP has decided to punish free speech

Board will hopefully put an end to all this nonsense. Re focus on business, their business is to make money, tone down the pc of the day rhetoric, make nice with state, tomorrow the news cycle will be covering the next left/right hysteria topic or maybe the salacious Johnny Depp court case No. Corp...

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by casinterest
Thu Apr 21, 2022 2:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: CDC plans to extend mask mandate
Replies: 82
Views: 4742

Re: CDC plans to extend mask mandate

Sounds like the ends justifying the means. Judges shouldn't rule on the outcome they want. If it isn't procedurally correct, it should be struck down. Didn't the judge even admit in the ruling that masks help? If my understanding is correct, they can reinstate the mandate, they just have to jump th...

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by casinterest
Thu Apr 21, 2022 2:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Woman stabbed left in duffel bag in Queens
Replies: 17
Views: 1282

Re: Woman stabbed left in duffel bag in Queens

Didn't take long https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/handyman-arrested-death-queens-mom-stabbed-58-found-duffel-bag-rcna25345 Very similar to OJ and how he killed his ex. Funny how it's a knife and unbelievable rage. I guess a plea will happen since they have to have his blood at the scene or DNA....

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by casinterest
Thu Apr 21, 2022 2:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: CDC plans to extend mask mandate
Replies: 82
Views: 4742

Re: CDC plans to extend mask mandate

I do not think a lone NPR article constitutes the legal community, nor do I find compelling the argument that her lack of “agency deference” is somehow disqualifying. This handwringing over agency reference certainly wasn’t there when judges were ruling against the Trump Administration-run agencies...

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by casinterest
Thu Apr 21, 2022 2:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"
Replies: 217
Views: 9446

Re: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"

Looks like someone has gotten a hold of the banned textbooks. https://twitter.com/juddlegum/status/1517120717023846400 Looks like the corruption/ angle is on the table ot it would seem that the state is violating their own B.E.S.T statutes with blatant racism /// Edit https://popular.info/p/inside-t...

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by casinterest
Thu Apr 21, 2022 2:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: CDC plans to extend mask mandate
Replies: 82
Views: 4742

Re: CDC plans to extend mask mandate

The Legal community is pretty much slamming the "ABA Unqualified" Federal Judge. https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2022/04/19/1093641691/mask-mandate-judge-public-health-sanitation I do not think a lone NPR article constitutes the legal community, nor do I find compelling the argu...

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by casinterest
Thu Apr 21, 2022 1:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"
Replies: 217
Views: 9446

Re: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"

It's something else. I think Salem witch trials had more logic involved. Math has logic. The Florida laws and story about CRT do not. Not yet confirmed but allegedly only one company's textbook was approved, which happens to be owned by the Carlyle Group, that Youngkin was CEO of for decades. Comme...

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by casinterest
Thu Apr 21, 2022 1:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Abortion Ban in Oklahoma Passed
Replies: 107
Views: 5308

Re: Abortion Ban in Oklahoma Passed

Because if you believe life begins at conception, then you are forcing your beliefs on an unborn life. Not saying this is my view, just the logic in that view. If so, that life resides in the woman opting to carry it. As such people with that belief are forcing their beliefs on her , whether she fe...

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by casinterest
Thu Apr 21, 2022 1:45 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"
Replies: 217
Views: 9446

Re: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"

I thought you weren’t going to respond any more. The logic on display in this thread is dizzying at best So the books were banned due to perceived racism. Perceived racism that which we have no evidence of. But the user claiming the school board was racially biased is the one who’s obligated to pro...

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by casinterest
Thu Apr 21, 2022 1:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Judicial Watch blasted the Biden White house for covering up and downplaying the biting incidents at the White House
Replies: 4
Views: 764

Re: Judicial Watch blasted the Biden White house for covering up and downplaying the biting incidents at the White House

What is the point., other than a right wing propaganda report? Dog is gone, and reoperations made. Okay, you've attacked the source of the report. Sorry, but I couldn't find coverage on this from MSNBC or CNN. Do you dispute the facts of the report??? What facts? That some people were upset that a ...

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by casinterest
Thu Apr 21, 2022 1:30 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Woman stabbed left in duffel bag in Queens
Replies: 17
Views: 1282

Re: Woman stabbed left in duffel bag in Queens

Horrible crime and abuse of a woman. And it does appear that this was a crime of passion and not a hit. The note is chilling though,.

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by casinterest
Thu Apr 21, 2022 1:29 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: CDC plans to extend mask mandate
Replies: 82
Views: 4742

Re: CDC plans to extend mask mandate

Looks like the DOJ is indeed going to appeal this decision by the "ABA Unqualified" Federal Judge. https://www.cnn.com/2022/04/20/politics/white-house-masks-on-planes/index.html As I stated earlier. "The Justice Department's appellate filings didn't immediately include a request for a...

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by casinterest
Thu Apr 21, 2022 1:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2022
Replies: 287
Views: 9084

Re: Word Game Q2 2022

Cordless

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by casinterest
Thu Apr 21, 2022 1:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The GOP has decided to punish free speech
Replies: 112
Views: 7030

Re: The GOP has decided to punish free speech

I don't know the net economic benefit that Disney provides to the State of Florida, but I have to imagine between the jobs created, tourists attracted, ancillary spending the parks generate - that it is not insignificant. I will also say that I don't believe it would be easy - but not impossible - ...

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by casinterest
Thu Apr 21, 2022 1:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Abortion Ban in Oklahoma Passed
Replies: 107
Views: 5308

Re: Abortion Ban in Oklahoma Passed

Then they shouldn't get abortions. Why are they trying to force their beliefs on others? Because if you believe life begins at conception, then you are forcing your beliefs on an unborn life. Not saying this is my view, just the logic in that view. If so, that life resides in the woman opting to ca...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 9:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"
Replies: 217
Views: 9446

Re: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"

It seems the publishers are looking to appeal but so far the Florida DOE has presented no evidence to help the publishers understand where the went afoul of the publication guidelines. Seems like there may be a coverup going on the Florida DOE. https://www.latestly.com/socially/business/publishers-a...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 9:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Abortion Ban in Oklahoma Passed
Replies: 107
Views: 5308

Re: Abortion Ban in Oklahoma Passed

Try telling that to people who think god is on their side. All these pro-life, anti-choicers would be all in favour of god-induced abortion if it were available. Pray that pregnancy away! :pray: What about those who think life begins at conception and nothing to do with religion? Then they shouldn'...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 6:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"
Replies: 217
Views: 9446

Re: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"

I am not certain about whether this can be called a ban against common core, because as they adopted a new education curriculum, it make sense to require textbooks to be published according to the new curriculum instead of an old obsoleted curriculum. Unless there are any problem in the new curricu...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 6:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"
Replies: 217
Views: 9446

Re: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"

No let's recall,. Florida Banned Common Core and CRT, Why? There was nothing wrong with them other than ignorance from the right. So what could have been so bad in a Math book, that caused it to be rejected for CRT? I am still waiting for examples from the Corrupt Florida GOP. I am not certain abou...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 6:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina
Replies: 77
Views: 2877

Re: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina

There you go with your outdated stereotypes. I'm not talking "gun worshippers" but everyday people who own guns. All three of my siblings own guns and all are Democrats who voted for Biden. I know a lot of people like that. I know people that own guns as well, but they also believe in lim...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 6:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina
Replies: 77
Views: 2877

Re: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina

Or, your paranoia and irrational fear of guns is causing you to completely ignore facts that run counter to your argument? Sorry, but your irrational fear does not negate the right of Americans to own firearms to protect themselves. Don't want a gun? Don't buy one. When seconds count, the police ar...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 6:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina
Replies: 77
Views: 2877

Re: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina

Or, your paranoia and irrational fear of guns is causing you to completely ignore facts that run counter to your argument? Sorry, but your irrational fear does not negate the right of Americans to own firearms to protect themselves. Don't want a gun? Don't buy one. When seconds count, the police ar...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 6:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The GOP has decided to punish free speech
Replies: 112
Views: 7030

The GOP has decided to punish free speech

https://www.forbes.com/sites/alisondurkee/2022/04/20/how-florida-republicans-are-trying-to-punish-walt-disney-world-and-take-over-its-city/?sh=708695676f8b The Florida Senate passed a bill Wednesday to dissolve the Reedy Creek Improvement District as Republicans seek to punish Disney for opposing HB...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 6:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina
Replies: 77
Views: 2877

Re: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina

That's just a stereotype. I worked in a large gunstore/range until two years ago that sold 6000+ firearms a year. A very large percentage could be described as minorities and sexes that you wouldn't normally think of as "gun people". They live in the rough neighborhoods and know exactly w...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 6:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"
Replies: 217
Views: 9446

Re: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"

hahaha. Still can't answer can we? And you talk about ignorance. Don't remember who was the person that said this so I'm paraphrasing here: "...activism can lead to a corner without exit. It's good to have a flashlight with you just in case you need to look for a way back..." Can't answer...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 6:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"
Replies: 217
Views: 9446

Re: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"

Lmao. Facts are not a deflection. If you are challenging a world-wide accepted, widely used and absolutely proved definition of a behavioral pattern cause "deflection" then maybe you should consider taking a step back or at least re-read how you write to and about people. I mean in your s...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 5:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina
Replies: 77
Views: 2877

Re: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina

That's just a stereotype. I worked in a large gunstore/range until two years ago that sold 6000+ firearms a year. A very large percentage could be described as minorities and sexes that you wouldn't normally think of as "gun people". They live in the rough neighborhoods and know exactly w...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 5:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"
Replies: 217
Views: 9446

Re: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"

Is there a definitive proof that CRT is actually true? Nope. Yet you want people to take your word for it instead of proving it to them. Hows that ANY different? well shocker. It isn't. Just AGAIN different subject but same approach. As for what I said... hows that a deflection? I was pretty clear ...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 5:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina
Replies: 77
Views: 2877

Re: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina

So people that live in fear and paranoia of an event that is so unlikely are the ones that tend to hold the guns most closely. That right there, is the problem. That's just a stereotype. I worked in a large gunstore/range until two years ago that sold 6000+ firearms a year. A very large percentage ...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 5:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina
Replies: 77
Views: 2877

Re: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina

Constitution says otherwise. Sorry. If you don't want a gun you don't have to buy one. The constitution is not a death pact, and guns are not to be banned. Just reduced in sales and availability. There is a process to change (amend) the Constitution. There is also an essentially zero percent chance...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 4:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina
Replies: 77
Views: 2877

Re: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina

A lot of deaths are preventable. You can prevent motor vehicle accidents by outlawing cars. You can prevent a lot of deaths from heart disease and diabetes by outlawing sugar and mandating that everyone eat MREs every day. You can prevent a lot of drownings by banning pools and restricting access t...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 4:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina
Replies: 77
Views: 2877

Re: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina

Good question. Yes, but Gun deaths are preventable, and as posted by my stats keep going up with increasing gun sles. So honestly why keep promoting Gun safety when all that is occurring are more needless deaths. A lot of deaths are preventable. You can prevent motor vehicle accidents by outlawing ...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 4:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"
Replies: 217
Views: 9446

Re: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"

lmao. MY support. No wonder less and less people take liberals seriously and laws like this pass. Just read what you wrote. Direct insult, insinuation and projection without zero self-reflection and accountability for your own behaviour and words. I can turn on russian state TV right now and I will...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 4:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina
Replies: 77
Views: 2877

Re: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina

Pretty small chance of death by a firearm (not suicide) when compared to 330M people in the US and other causes of death. Heck, its even lower than the flu, why are we not doing more to stop the other causes? I'm not saying we should ignore firearm related deaths, but its also not nearly as promine...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 3:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina
Replies: 77
Views: 2877

Re: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina

johns624 wrote:
casinterest wrote:
johns624 wrote:
Should I have been offended because a Black man called me the N word one time? BTW--He meant it as a compliment. It was a funny story.



Was he using it pejoratively ?
I said that he meant it as a compliment. You figure it out.



You asked if you should be offended. I wasn't sure if you knew?

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 2:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina
Replies: 77
Views: 2877

Re: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina

Maybe YOU push it as a racist term. Is "crib" a racist term? Yes, when used as a pejorative, which is how many racists/white nationalists like to use it. . Should I have been offended because a Black man called me the N word one time? BTW--He meant it as a compliment. It was a funny story...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 2:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"
Replies: 217
Views: 9446

Re: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"

You literally proved his point lmao. Everything you say here is bigoted towards a group of people. It's just a different point of view that you start with. Your moral compass is not universal nor it has a monopoly. If you want to be who you claim you are you need to understand this nuance. Definiti...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 2:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina
Replies: 77
Views: 2877

Re: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina

Sorry, but " 'hood" is the term used by the people who live there. It's not a racist thing. I grew up in Detroit and worked for the school system for 28 years, I know. And yet is was pushed forward as a racist item, and came to connotate such when red lining was in place. Maybe YOU push i...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 2:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"
Replies: 217
Views: 9446

Re: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"

I have made similar statements several times, but no one listens. Its almost pointless on this board to make statements like yours. 90%+ of the country is in the "middle" and are not racists, fascists, commies, etc., but once you say you have views that are similar with one party or the o...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 2:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina
Replies: 77
Views: 2877

Re: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina

And using the word "hood" is part of the continued legacy that CRT seeks to explain. Sorry, but " 'hood" is the term used by the people who live there. It's not a racist thing. I grew up in Detroit and worked for the school system for 28 years, I know. And yet is was pushed forw...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 2:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"
Replies: 217
Views: 9446

Re: Florida bans 54 math textbooks because of "indoctrination"

I have made similar statements several times, but no one listens. Its almost pointless on this board to make statements like yours. 90%+ of the country is in the "middle" and are not racists, fascists, commies, etc., but once you say you have views that are similar with one party or the o...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 1:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina
Replies: 77
Views: 2877

Re: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina

You really think that someone that already carries guns illegally is going to care about more gun control? All more gun control would do would be to increase the number of vulnerable targets for well-armed criminals to attack. No wonder even the Democrats have largely conceded that they lost the gu...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 1:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina
Replies: 77
Views: 2877

Re: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina

What's racist? Another poster sarcastically implied that he doubted this shooting was in the hood and I proved him wrong. Interestingly enough, 51% of known murderers (and a similar percentage of murder victims) in this country belong to a very limited demographic (young, black, male)- https://ucr....

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 1:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 5526
Views: 354787

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

This is what I was wondering about.............Its going to be a Black Friday sale at the Paris Air Show this summer. What happens to weapons sent to Ukraine? The US doesn't really know https://www.cnn.com/2022/04/19/politics/us-weapons-ukraine-intelligence/index.html "The US has few ways to t...

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by casinterest
Wed Apr 20, 2022 1:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina
Replies: 77
Views: 2877

Re: Shooting at a Lounge in South Carolina

More cars=more deaths. Ban cars. Of course the great thing about this country, casinterest, is that if you don't want a gun, you don't have to buy one. You aren't taking mine, though. Back on topic, this nightclub absolutely looks "hood" from the pictures: https://www.greenvilleonline.com...

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