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by CCGPV
Wed May 30, 2018 2:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

Is that the kind of society we want? The floodgates were opened for this the moment Trump was elected POTUS. So whether you want this society or not, it's what we have for the time being. You can work to minimize its effects by condemning those who deserve it or sit back and let society fall, but b...

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by CCGPV
Wed May 30, 2018 1:25 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The correct phobia
Replies: 22
Views: 1129

Re: The correct phobia

The only thing I remember is something traumatic happening to 3-year old me and seeing a radio tower as it was happening. The red and white painted one with the red flashing light on top. That's it. That is all my brain will give me. I know that now, with the help of a good therapist. That is good ...

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by CCGPV
Wed May 30, 2018 1:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

Go read the comments for any ABC affiliate reporting her cancellation. Plenty of MAGA snowflakes crying about it. Why would I read (or anyone) read the comments on an online news website? They're filled with trolls and Russian bots. Stop doing that. There are Russian bots but there are some serious...

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by CCGPV
Wed May 30, 2018 1:04 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

I find something interesting: She says something racist, people react to what she said, her show gets cancelled, the right cry about "liberals" hating free speech. No and no. This is not about hating freedom of speech. This was a reaction, consequences, to what she said. You are all free ...

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by CCGPV
Wed May 30, 2018 1:03 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

Yeah, making fun of Trump's youngest son as the "ghoul-child" and Sarah Sanders as a fat melting rubber doll is all good-natured fun. Yes of course let's show Sarah some respect and only address her in ways Trump has addressed other women, like "built like a linebacker", or &quo...

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by CCGPV
Wed May 30, 2018 1:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The correct phobia
Replies: 22
Views: 1129

Re: The correct phobia

I, personally, hate walking on grass. It just creeps me out. I used to have a fear of radio towers, but my therapist and I discovered that a traumatic memory, that I have since let go of, was tied to my view of radio towers so that caused my fear. Explain in detail what happened to you. The only th...

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by CCGPV
Wed May 30, 2018 12:30 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The correct phobia
Replies: 22
Views: 1129

Re: The correct phobia

seb146 wrote:

I, personally, hate walking on grass. It just creeps me out. I used to have a fear of radio towers, but my therapist and I discovered that a traumatic memory, that I have since let go of, was tied to my view of radio towers so that caused my fear.


Explain in detail what happened to you.

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by CCGPV
Wed May 30, 2018 12:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

I find something interesting: She says something racist, people react to what she said, her show gets cancelled, the right cry about "liberals" hating free speech. No and no. This is not about hating freedom of speech. This was a reaction, consequences, to what she said. You are all free ...

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by CCGPV
Wed May 30, 2018 12:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

And people do both. But, the difference is actually being racist vs. making fun of peoples looks. Ok. Making fun of the way someone looks on TV is OK as long is its not based on their race. Absolutely. People joke about The Rock's sexuality or Kevin Hart's height. Those are light-hearted and good n...

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by CCGPV
Wed May 30, 2018 12:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

I don't believe anything I posted in this thread. Translation, I’m walking away from everything I’ve posted since it turns out it’s all garbage so now I’ll pretend I didn’t really mean it. Or it’s 100% true and you are 100% trolling. And the world may never know. Hang around until the next outrage ...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 10:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

Words and actions have consequences. https://www.thedailybeast.com/roseanne-valerie-jarrett-chelsea-clinton-george-soros-racist-twitter Sounds to me like you, and others here, are happy that the cast and crew of this show no longer have work... Here's my take, spiced up just for AA.net Black woman ...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 9:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

Ah! Roseanne, the fat, loudmouthed American bitch. Who gives a hoot? Exactly. Its not about what she said its that SHE said it. Nobody will care about this in 3 days. We will all move on to the next outrage while everyone innocent will be picking up the pieces of what's left. Nobody wins. Nobody le...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 9:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

those folks will end up on The Kids Are Alright, A Million Little Things, The Rookie, Single Parents, The Fix, Grand Hotel, Schooled, Whiskey Cavalier, or one of the many other shows ABC is working on developing at the moment. Well this is no fun. I was hoping our actions would amount to actual cha...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 9:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Longest record of slide-off airliners
Replies: 9
Views: 2766

Re: Longest record of slide-off airliners

RL757PVD wrote:
I feel like there needs to be some parameters here...

Longest excursion and NOT written off

Theres also the most damaging excursion and not written off (DL MD88 @ LGA, WN @ MDW)


The DC-8 that landed in Tokyo bay was repaired and returned to service.

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 8:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

no-ones life is getting ruined, I promise you. you can relax. Not even the ones who were using this as their first credit or just getting in Equity? Well that's unfortunate. I demand justice. those folks will end up on The Kids Are Alright, A Million Little Things, The Rookie, Single Parents, The F...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 8:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

2122M wrote:
CCGPV wrote:
ruin the lives of those who had nothing to do with it.


no-ones life is getting ruined, I promise you. you can relax.


Not even the ones who were using this as their first credit or just getting in Equity?

Well that's unfortunate.

I demand justice.

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 8:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

You seemed concerned for the poor folks that lost their jobs, all I'm doing is trying to help you sleep at night by letting you know your concerns are not valid and that everyone will be fine. And its not about the need to shame someone of feel sanctimonious. It's about showing that there are conse...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 8:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

Hundreds and hundreds of jobs? I admit I don't know the exact number, but I can promise you the number of jobs that rely solely on this one show is very, very small, and most if not all will find plenty of similar opportunities very quickly. And I'm sure if the other actors (and even Roseanne) have...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 8:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

I have no idea what was in either contract, but ABC very likely also had a termination clause. I'd be curious what the NFL's behavioral clause entails. I'm pretty sure they're fine with domestic assault, DUI, robbery and petty drug charges. But kneeling is just the straw that broke the camel's back...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

In my opinion, while the players are in the employ of the NFL on company time they cannot be forced to sing the Star Spangled Banner, recite the pledge, and they can be required not to protest...on company time, by the company. Happy now that you've derailed the conversation? Feel better? Settle do...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 8:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

Hundreds and hundreds of jobs? I admit I don't know the exact number, but I can promise you the number of jobs that rely solely on this one show is very, very small, and most if not all will find plenty of similar opportunities very quickly. And I'm sure if the other actors (and even Roseanne) have...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 8:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

So insults, racism and things like that are OK if they deserve it. No only if they are spoke from a Democrat insulting a Republican Your whining might mean something in a parallel universe where your leader *isn't* an insult machine running on appearance slurs. But alas we are not in that universe,...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

What a shame. The Clinton/Soros joke? Eh, whatever. But the Valerie Jarrett comment definitely crossed a huge line. As the saying goes, with great power comes great responsibility. And Roseanne abused that power, so this is the consequence. I feel badly for the rest of the cast and the crew, especi...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

What a shame. The Clinton/Soros joke? Eh, whatever. But the Valerie Jarrett comment definitely crossed a huge line. As the saying goes, with great power comes great responsibility. And Roseanne abused that power, so this is the consequence. I feel badly for the rest of the cast and the crew, especi...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

Its worth hundreds and hundreds of people losing their jobs and livelihoods so we can punish what one person said on a Twitter account that was apologized for deleted shortly afterwards. No, to me it's not, but it's also not my call, it's ABC/Disney that made that call, as is their right as a priva...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 7:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

What a shame. The Clinton/Soros joke? Eh, whatever. But the Valerie Jarrett comment definitely crossed a huge line. As the saying goes, with great power comes great responsibility. And Roseanne abused that power, so this is the consequence. I feel badly for the rest of the cast and the crew, especi...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

God I miss Patrice Oneal.

He would have had such good material at all this fake outrage.

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 7:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

She compared a black person to a character in Planet of the Apes. Are you okay with that? I don't care. I'm not getting outraged by what someone says on Twitter. Just like I don't care when some Antifa nutjob does something stupid. Its not worth my time. Its rediculous. As we've seen in this very t...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

Letterman called Palin's whore daughter a whore? Quelle whorreur! Sounds like he hit the bulls eye--if you don't practice what you preach (abstinence only yadda yadda yadda) then you are fair game. So insults, racism and things like that are OK if they deserve it. Who said anything about racism? If...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: This topic sux: Cordless vacuum advice
Replies: 10
Views: 980

Re: This topic sux: Cordless vacuum advice

How abysmal is is abysmal? Though it would be an added bonus to be able to vacuum the whole house in one swoop, our place isn't that big; barely 1200 sq ft, two stories and two bedrooms. Really I need something that I can grab easily and quickly to do a quick clean up of the kitchen floor after kid...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 7:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

Ah, so if you don't like someone and think they deserve it its fair game? She compared a black person to a character in Planet of the Apes. Are you okay with that? I don't care. I'm not getting outraged by what someone says on Twitter. Just like I don't care when some Antifa nutjob does something s...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

Please site those things. I am curious. Tugg https://ethicist.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/06/22/the-ethics-of-lettermans-palin-joke/ Letterman called Palin's whore daughter a whore? Quelle whorreur! Sounds like he hit the bulls eye--if you don't practice what you preach (abstinence only yadda yadda yadd...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 7:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

When it comes to people and organizations who promote racism and discrimination, one's either on the right side or the wrong side of the issue. Roseanne for example and many in the GOP and many who call themselves Christians have placed themselves squarely on the wrong side of virtually every issue...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 7:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump and Kim Jong-un to meet in historic summit
Replies: 395
Views: 15458

Re: Trump and Kim Jong-un to meet in historic summit

The meeting was cancelled over a week ago.

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 7:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

That's satire and those despicable groups have all rightly earned whatever condemnation they receive. Ah, so if you don't like someone and think they deserve it its fair game? When it comes to people and organizations who promote racism and discrimination, one's either on the right side or the wron...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

Please site those things. I am curious. Tugg Well Seth Meyers makes fun of Eric Trump's looks almost every day. He calls him the "loser child", the weirdo, a ghoul, vampire, etc. Just about everyone makes fun of Trump's physical appearance all the time- he's fat, he has bad skin, his hair...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

Outraged. No, wait, vindicated. Vindicated. Like finally she's being held accountable for her brash opinions or that the show was cancelled? Vindicated that she is finally getting her just desserts over her trashing of our beautiful national anthem, of course. Yes indeed that was a heck of a perfor...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 6:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: This topic sux: Cordless vacuum advice
Replies: 10
Views: 980

Re: This topic sux: Cordless vacuum advice

I've used the expensive Dyson and cheap $40 black and deckers from Walmart and honestly I think the cheap ones are just fine for almost all uses. The battery life on the cordless Dyson (and probably other brands) is abysmal. I think putting up with a cord it way worth it in the end unless its absolu...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 6:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

The late night talk show hosts have said far, far worse things about Republicans, Trump, Christians, and conservatives. Yet cancelling their shows was never considered by their respective networks. That's satire and those despicable groups have all rightly earned whatever condemnation they receive....

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 6:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

jetero wrote:
CCGPV wrote:
Which emotions am I supposed to feel? The first person to respond will determine which side I take on this issue.


Outraged.

No, wait, vindicated.


Vindicated. Like finally she's being held accountable for her brash opinions or that the show was cancelled?

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

The late night talk show hosts have said far, far worse things about Republicans, Trump, Christians, and conservatives. Yet cancelling their shows was never considered by their respective networks. Please site those things. I am curious. Tugg Well Seth Meyers makes fun of Eric Trump's looks almost ...

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by CCGPV
Tue May 29, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Roseanne canceled!!!
Replies: 324
Views: 11540

Re: Roseanne canceled!!!

Which emotions am I supposed to feel? The first person to respond will determine which side I take on this issue.

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by CCGPV
Mon May 28, 2018 3:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Stupid Monday Thread
Replies: 14
Views: 685

Re: Stupid Monday Thread

I forgot to feed my cats before I left for this holiday weekend!!! It just slipped my mind I feel like such a dummy.

They're going to be so hungry when I get back Tuesday night.

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by CCGPV
Mon May 28, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Passenger's rant on Southwest's FB page backfires
Replies: 5
Views: 710

Re: Passenger's rant on Southwest's FB page backfires

Everyone loves some internet harassment under the guise of justice.

Lets find out where she works and get her fired!!!

That would feel really good.

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by CCGPV
Mon May 28, 2018 2:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ireland decriminalizes abortion!
Replies: 130
Views: 4340

Re: Ireland decriminalizes abortion!

Freakysh wrote:


That beta male guilt trip won't work on me.


This explains everything.

Anyone who uses phrases like this in a non-ironic way is just a loser through and through.

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by CCGPV
Sat May 26, 2018 2:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Delta ends JFK-Havana, return authority
Replies: 77
Views: 8793

Re: Delta ends JFK-Havana, return authority

It's rather easy to visit to be honest. All you have to do, for jetBlue at least, is just go up to the dedicated desk in FLL and pay the Visa fee. Done. Enjoy your trip. Except, the last time I checked, for American travelers, there are 12 specific categories under which a trip must fall under in o...

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by CCGPV
Sat May 26, 2018 12:50 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: God bless all .... sorry you got shot and killed and I can't do anything to help or stop it
Replies: 310
Views: 9296

Re: God bless all .... sorry you got shot and killed and I can't do anything to help or stop it

Again with the violence. What is your definition of violence? Getting wet? The water park must be a horror scene to you. Again, I’m not defending them actions of the, as you might call them, “Aqua Terrorists” because it was immature and unnecessary. But if getting water thrown on you is a violent a...

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by CCGPV
Sat May 26, 2018 12:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: God bless all .... sorry you got shot and killed and I can't do anything to help or stop it
Replies: 310
Views: 9296

Re: God bless all .... sorry you got shot and killed and I can't do anything to help or stop it

IT won’t be funny at the time, but probably in the future we would laugh at what a sad loser he was. I dunno though, I guess I would draw the line if there was intent to injure, but water thrown and someone? Not assault in my book (or the police’s apparently as there have been no charges or investi...

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by CCGPV
Fri May 25, 2018 11:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: God bless all .... sorry you got shot and killed and I can't do anything to help or stop it
Replies: 310
Views: 9296

Re: God bless all .... sorry you got shot and killed and I can't do anything to help or stop it

Sure you draw the line somewhere, but you went straight from water thrown on me to a stranger sexually touching my yet to be born daughter. That’s pretty F’ed up. Yes, the line is touching or striking someone without their consent. So many men think throwing a glass of water on a woman and yelling ...

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by CCGPV
Fri May 25, 2018 11:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Videos You Watch Again And Again
Replies: 37
Views: 2016

Re: Videos You Watch Again And Again

https://youtu.be/gYvw68IneV4
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Whenever I need a pickmeup I always check in on this guy

https://youtu.be/gYvw68IneV4

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