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by casinterest
Sat May 14, 2022 3:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2022
Replies: 520
Views: 19188

Re: Word Game Q2 2022

Sovereignty

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by casinterest
Sat May 14, 2022 2:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1027
Views: 40867

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

Spell it out for me. I am asking genuinely. https://mississippitoday.org/2021/12/08/mississippi-abortion-trigger-law-supreme-court-roe-v-wade/ If the U.S. Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, an existing state law will be triggered prohibiting abortion in most instances in Mississippi. The law, whi...

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by casinterest
Fri May 13, 2022 10:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Water Wars & Mega Droughts in the US Southwest
Replies: 75
Views: 4236

Re: Warer Wars & Mega Droughts in the US Southwest

We also were told that those extravagant looking Casino water displays used a surprisingly low amounts of water. The Bellagio fountains recycle brackish water from wells located on their property. It may be a while, but eventually LAS and PHX will outgrow their ability to finagle water sourcing. An...

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by casinterest
Fri May 13, 2022 8:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1027
Views: 40867

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

First of all I am not a Christian, so that stupid childish attempt at a caricature is wasted on me. The Mississippi law outlaws abortion after 15 weeks, not zero. Please stop the disinformation. If a woman is raped, she would most surely know the risk of pregnancy before that timeframe and act acco...

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by casinterest
Fri May 13, 2022 7:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1027
Views: 40867

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

So the next time my neighbor beats the crap out of his wife, I should just turn up my TV? Is that what adults do??? Apparently you force her to have the baby she doesn't want when he rapes her. For Jesus! Blessed be! First of all I am not a Christian, so that stupid childish attempt at a caricature...

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by casinterest
Fri May 13, 2022 5:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1027
Views: 40867

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

Probably so, but what's it to you or me? FFS, stay out of other people's private affairs. That's what adults do. /quote] So the next time my neighbor beats the crap out of his wife, I should just turn up my TV? Is that what adults do??? That has nothing to do with being pregnant. You know exactly w...

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by casinterest
Fri May 13, 2022 5:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1027
Views: 40867

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

I bet there are identical scenarios from your cut-and-paste where the mother chose a different course. Probably so, but what's it to you or me? FFS, stay out of other people's private affairs. That's what adults do. /quote] So the next time my neighbor beats the crap out of his wife, I should just ...

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by casinterest
Thu May 12, 2022 1:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2022
Replies: 520
Views: 19188

Re: Word Game Q2 2022

toke

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by casinterest
Wed May 11, 2022 9:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1027
Views: 40867

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 The battle for 2022 lines have been drawn. The GOP is going to run on feelings instead of science, and th...

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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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 2775

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: 520
Views: 19188

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 520
Views: 19188

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 520
Views: 19188

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: 630
Views: 40275

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 520
Views: 19188

Re: Word Game Q2 2022

port

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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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1948

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 520
Views: 19188

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 520
Views: 19188

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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: 6442
Views: 434291

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: 6442
Views: 434291

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: 1027
Views: 40867

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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