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by casinterest
Fri Nov 26, 2021 7:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022
Replies: 126
Views: 5686

Re: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022

Covid Variant: Omicron has just delivered a blow to US Oil prices. At 12:20 p.m. EDT, oil prices were trending down sharply on the day on a resurgence of coronavirus fears about a new variant. WTI traded at $69.15—down 11.79% on the day and down more than $7 per barrel on the week. The Brent benchma...

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by casinterest
Fri Nov 26, 2021 7:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ahmaud Arbery Shooting Discussion
Replies: 220
Views: 10841

Re: Ahmaud Arbery Shooting Discussion

This is seen as a 'right' decision, with some measure of justice for the victim. Fortunately, this case got transferred to a State AG prosecutor. There was strong evidence including video taken by and produced under discovery by one of the Defendants. The Prosecution limited bringing up the issue o...

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by casinterest
Fri Nov 26, 2021 7:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 219
Views: 5532

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Gold

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by casinterest
Fri Nov 26, 2021 7:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021
Replies: 121
Views: 7056

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021

And here comes Omicron. B.1.1.529 Travel is being shut down, but it appears that this variant has already traveled wide and far. https://nymag.com/intelligencer/article/what-we-know-about-the-omicron-b11529-covid-variant.html Several dozen cases of the Omicron variant have been sequenced in South Af...

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by casinterest
Fri Nov 26, 2021 3:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Raleigh / Durham Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 60
Views: 12127

Re: Raleigh / Durham Aviation Thread - 2021

https://www.wral.com/with-3-airport-par ... /20001634/
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Raleigh got busy enough today that they finally had to reopen Economy 4 , albeit briefly.
This is my choice lot, but I haven't flown in 2 years.

https://www.wral.com/with-3-airport-par ... /20001634/

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by casinterest
Thu Nov 25, 2021 3:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ahmaud Arbery Shooting Discussion
Replies: 220
Views: 10841

Re: Ahmaud Arbery Shooting Discussion

Glad this trial is over with. I highly suspect the defense attorney, made such racist remarks, in order to get his clients convicted. He probably couldn't stomach them as well. He had a public Facebook page that showed he didn't have a racist bone in him. Yet at the trial all of sudden he made raci...

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by casinterest
Wed Nov 24, 2021 10:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Thanksgiving Dinner
Replies: 24
Views: 942

Re: Thanksgiving Dinner

Beer can turkey…an adaptation of my beer can chicken recipe 12 slow cooked brisket Sausage-Apple stuffing Mushroom stuffing Pumpkin pie Pecan pie Pumpkin loaf That’s what I’m putting on the table. Rumor has it, other folks will bring the stuff I’m not responsible for. Pineapple Casserole That’s a l...

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by casinterest
Wed Nov 24, 2021 10:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 219
Views: 5532

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Octane

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by casinterest
Wed Nov 24, 2021 8:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ahmaud Arbery Shooting Discussion
Replies: 220
Views: 10841

Re: Ahmaud Arbery Shooting Discussion

Mods, let me know if you want a new thread. The Trial has been held , and the three defendants have been found guilty of Felony Murder. https://news.yahoo.com/jury-finds-men-guilty-of-murdering-ahmaud-arbery-191835692.html There will be a federal trial for hate crimes due to the racist nature of som...

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by casinterest
Wed Nov 24, 2021 6:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022
Replies: 126
Views: 5686

Re: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022

The US only produces about 55% of the oil we need. So any exports are replaced by more imports. "In 2020, Canada was the source of 52% of U.S. total gross petroleum imports and 61% of gross crude oil imports. The top five sources of U.S. total petroleum (including crude oil) imports by share o...

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by casinterest
Wed Nov 24, 2021 6:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc
Replies: 94
Views: 3933

Re: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc

Brooks will end up in jail for the rest of his life upon conviction at trial or a plea deal for his manslaughter of what is now 6 persons and attempted manslaughter for many others. He is being held under an amount of bail and social pressure on prosecutors and the courts that will make it impossib...

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by casinterest
Wed Nov 24, 2021 6:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 285
Views: 12231

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

I don't find a lot in common between the Rittenhouse case (the subject of this thread) and the Aubery murder. Well if you watch the video, the final act after Arbery was cornered and chased with nothing in his hand was for him to go after the man in front of him with a shotgun. The man with the sho...

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by casinterest
Wed Nov 24, 2021 6:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 285
Views: 12231

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

Wait I thought he was jogging while wearing unlaced Tims. You might want to get your facts straight, because it is not arrogant or insane to protect yourself while a criminal reaches for your gun. Actually to call it racist shows how ignorant you are of the laws and the facts. It's a simple self de...

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by casinterest
Wed Nov 24, 2021 5:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Thanksgiving Dinner
Replies: 24
Views: 942

Thanksgiving Dinner

https://www.southernliving.com/recipes/ ... ole-recipe


Happy Thanksgiving.
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What's going to be hitting the table tomorrow all?


I am seriously considering the Pineapple Casserole as a worthy last minute addition to a Turkey/Mashed potato/Green been casserole offering.

https://www.southernliving.com/recipes/ ... ole-recipe


Happy Thanksgiving.

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by casinterest
Wed Nov 24, 2021 4:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022
Replies: 126
Views: 5686

Re: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022

Markey comes out against oil exports but not nat gas (wonder why?) https://www.yahoo.com/news/many-environmentalists-back-bidens-move-050539637.html. Kinda forgets to mention that Obama approved the law allowing exports and blamed just Big Oil. Standard politics I guess. Excerpt - " Some leadi...

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by casinterest
Wed Nov 24, 2021 3:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 285
Views: 12231

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

Compared to MSNBC or CBS? Unquestionably so. There are many progressives who call for deplatforming CNN’s ‘corporate agenda’. According to this website below, they are a tad to the left , but quite a bit more centrist than Fox news, https://adfontesmedia.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Media-Bias-Ch...

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by casinterest
Wed Nov 24, 2021 1:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022
Replies: 126
Views: 5686

Re: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022

Markey comes out against oil exports but not nat gas (wonder why?) https://www.yahoo.com/news/many-environmentalists-back-bidens-move-050539637.html. Kinda forgets to mention that Obama approved the law allowing exports and blamed just Big Oil. Standard politics I guess. Excerpt - " Some leadi...

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by casinterest
Wed Nov 24, 2021 1:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc
Replies: 94
Views: 3933

Re: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc

I'm getting really annoyed with the response of this when all I am trying to do is gather information. I watched Ben Shapiro and he was having a field day about him being black and rapping about not liking Trump. Funny enough the Rittenhouse video made no mention about him being white and looking l...

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by casinterest
Wed Nov 24, 2021 1:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 219
Views: 5532

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Security

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 23, 2021 9:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021
Replies: 121
Views: 7056

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021

Do you think we will need as much beds in hospitals and as much insurance premium, if everyone on earth stopped consuming coca cola and alcohol? And I am not asking about the individual consumption but the sales and distribution of such products across the society, which make it boarder than just i...

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 23, 2021 7:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brian Laundrie is missing
Replies: 160
Views: 9088

Re: Brian Laundrie is missing

Suicide https://www.cnn.com/2021/11/23/us/brian-laundrie-autopsy/index.html "Chris and Roberta Laundrie have been informed that the cause of death was a gunshot wound to the head and the manner of death was suicide," said attorney Steven Bertolino. This one is closed. So much pain for thei...

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 23, 2021 6:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New Fox Tucker Carlson Promo Alleges 1/6 'False Flag' - Conservatives Criticize It
Replies: 66
Views: 3834

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

I think it is becoming clearer to all that Fox News and it's executives have no real interest in the truth anymore. https://thehill.com/homenews/media/582815-bret-baier-confirms-his-concerns-about-tucker-carlsons-jan-6-documentary Goldberg and Hayes regularly appeared on "Special Report," ...

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 23, 2021 6:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021
Replies: 121
Views: 7056

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021

Are you in favor of banning the sale of coca cola and alcohol for their negative health effect? As stores selling alcohol or cocacola help worsen the community's condition and thus damaging the soxiety for rheir profits Coca cola is a personal issue. Alcohol is a personal issue for the most part, b...

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 23, 2021 6:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: PA GOP Senate Candidate Out After Personal Problems Get Too Messy
Replies: 10
Views: 494

Re: PA GOP Senate Candidate Out After Personal Problems Get Too Messy

I grew up in a church community in a perfectly modern and populated suburb of Atlanta. I attended a school that taught us that humans and dinosaurs co-existed and that the earth was at most 6,000 years old. These folks are a pillar of GOP support and quite frankly most of them are too narrow minded...

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 23, 2021 5:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: PA GOP Senate Candidate Out After Personal Problems Get Too Messy
Replies: 10
Views: 494

Re: PA GOP Senate Candidate Out After Personal Problems Get Too Messy

Fact-free mentality too, since humans and dinosaurs never coexisted :lol: Regions where this is cultivated: Bedrock??? I grew up in a church community in a perfectly modern and populated suburb of Atlanta. I attended a school that taught us that humans and dinosaurs co-existed and that the earth wa...

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 23, 2021 4:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Army Veteran's House in Tennessee Burned Down - Possible Hate Crime
Replies: 2
Views: 287

Re: Army Veteran's House in Tennessee Burned Down - Possible Hate Crime

Here's to hoping a doorbell camera caught something or someone in the neighborhood that night. Terrible tragedy and it could definitely be a hate crime. Tennessee does have hate crime laws on the books. https://chattanoogalaw.org/pages/info-hate Finally, in 2008 Tennessee passed a comprehensive piec...

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 23, 2021 3:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 285
Views: 12231

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

So you admit that the deceased were attempting to disarm him? Yes. And that is what is needed if you think he is an active shooter. What if someone had succeeded and killed him. They would have gotten self defense as well. He wasn't an "active shooter" until he was attacked. Most in that ...

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 23, 2021 3:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 285
Views: 12231

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

I just don't think guns belonged there, especially when the fear of losing it to another was what drove the use. So you admit that the deceased were attempting to disarm him? Yes. And that is what is needed if you think he is an active shooter. What if someone had succeeded and killed him. They wou...

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 23, 2021 3:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 219
Views: 5532

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

saga

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 23, 2021 3:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 285
Views: 12231

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

What does setting fires have to do with protesting a police shooting? \What does shooting a man have to do with dumpster fires? It's amazing how you know so much more than the jury! Not worried about the jury at this point. I understand what they came back with. I just don't think guns belonged the...

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 23, 2021 2:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 285
Views: 12231

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

johns624 wrote:
casinterest wrote:
johns624 wrote:
No, an aggressive rioter who had already set a dumpster on fire.



Oooh a dumpster fire. So deadly.
What does setting fires have to do with protesting a police shooting?


\What does shooting a man have to do with dumpster fires?

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 23, 2021 2:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 285
Views: 12231

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

You care about lives by defending an aggressive pedophile (convicted) attacking a guy that didn't agitate anything? That's how you care? So you are protecting a girl abusing coward that used a gun on a person he had no clue was the above? No, an aggressive rioter who had already set a dumpster on f...

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 23, 2021 2:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 285
Views: 12231

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

No he's not. Do you know that in Wisconsin when somebody grabs your weapon (can be just the tip of a barrel) that person is considered as armed? AGAIN, just watch the thing. It is really eye opening if you care about facts, truth and all those values the left preaches so hard. UNLESS you don't care...

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 23, 2021 2:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 285
Views: 12231

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

No he's not. Do you know that in Wisconsin when somebody grabs your weapon (can be just the tip of a barrel) that person is considered as armed? AGAIN, just watch the thing. It is really eye opening if you care about facts, truth and all those values the left preaches so hard. UNLESS you don't care...

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 23, 2021 2:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 285
Views: 12231

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

Guns are killing weapons. Skateboards are not. Plastic bags are not. Yes, they are. It all depends on the mindset of the wielder. So are baseball bats, screwdrivers, ropes and SUVs. Yes, but Guns allow for a bit easier trigger for a bad person. Especially if they just start waving it around. People...

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 23, 2021 2:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 285
Views: 12231

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

Fact-free mindset is alive and well on both sides. :eyebrow: My point is that he is guilty of manslaughter in all of the cases. he brought a deadly weapon and used it. Without that weapon, the issues and the rhetoric never would have occurred. No he's not. Do you know that in Wisconsin when somebod...

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 23, 2021 2:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021
Replies: 121
Views: 7056

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021

The current health crisis stems from unvaccinated people. Question remains how we manage to to vaccinate the majority of the population? Coercion, bullying, and damnation are not the first methods to apply in my book as it will only fan the flames of the growing scepticism to the vaccines (it is in...

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 23, 2021 2:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 285
Views: 12231

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

Fact-free mindset is alive and well on both sides. :eyebrow: My point is that he is guilty of manslaughter in all of the cases. he brought a deadly weapon and used it. Without that weapon, the issues and the rhetoric never would have occurred. Except for the little FACT that a jury of his peers fou...

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 23, 2021 2:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 285
Views: 12231

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

Sooooo you didn't watch the trial nor the video documentary I posted. This tells that you don't really care about facts. The left does not care about facts or even video evidence. You know the ironic thing is that video evidence saved the day in both the Rittenhouse case and the George Floyd case. ...

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by casinterest
Mon Nov 22, 2021 11:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 285
Views: 12231

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

Are we talking about Rittenhouse or Grosskreutz here? Just wondering because Grosskreutz was carrying illegally. What's funny is that people complain because Rittenhouse open carried, which is the legal way for him to carry. Yet, Grosskreutz carried concealed, which was illegal without a CCW and hi...

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by casinterest
Mon Nov 22, 2021 11:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc
Replies: 94
Views: 3933

Re: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc

Wow. The suspect 39 year old Darrell Brooks was out on $1,000 dollar bail for running over someone on Nov 2. https://www.cnn.com/us/live-news/wisconsin-waukesha-christmas-parade-car-plow-11-22-21/index.html On Nov. 2, according to the complaint, Brooks ran over a woman with his car while she was wal...

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by casinterest
Mon Nov 22, 2021 10:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 285
Views: 12231

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

"CNN is centrist." Nearly spit my coffee on the keyboard over that one. Compared to MSNBC or CBS? Unquestionably so. There are many progressives who call for deplatforming CNN’s ‘corporate agenda’. According to this website below, they are a tad to the left , but quite a bit more centrist...

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by casinterest
Mon Nov 22, 2021 10:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 285
Views: 12231

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

Person with a firearm wouldn't have had one if he had followed the law and hadn't shown up based on lies . Fact. Are we talking about Rittenhouse or Grosskreutz here? Just wondering because Grosskreutz was carrying illegally. What's funny is that people complain because Rittenhouse open carried, wh...

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by casinterest
Mon Nov 22, 2021 9:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 285
Views: 12231

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

He can't be tried in a criminal court for manslaughter. A wrongful death case in a civil suit won't go anywhere. The suit would have to be filed in Kenosha, WI. I seriously doubt a jury pool there would be sympathetic. He can be sued in Civil Court for wrongfui death. The burden of proof is lower i...

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by casinterest
Mon Nov 22, 2021 9:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: PA GOP Senate Candidate Out After Personal Problems Get Too Messy
Replies: 10
Views: 494

Re: PA GOP Senate Candidate Out After Personal Problems Get Too Messy

Well, just because anyone can run for office, doesn't necessarily mean that they should run for office.
As the candidates get more extreme, expect more of this.

I am starting to think that decent candidates avoid running for office.

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by casinterest
Mon Nov 22, 2021 4:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Unite the Right / Jan 6 - Legal Impacts - A thread
Replies: 6
Views: 502

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

A judge held a light up to the elected officials lies about the election in sentencing a man to 14 days for his part. https://www.politico.com/news/2021/11/19/donald-trump-fault-january-6-attack-523059 “He didn’t purposely come to Washington, D.C., to storm the Capitol,” said Mehta. “The fact remain...

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by casinterest
Mon Nov 22, 2021 3:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 285
Views: 12231

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

Rittenhouse had a right to be there with a gun. Shooting someone in self-defense is not wrongful death. Yes he caused their deaths, but he had a right to self defense. The defense in a civil suit would be able to bring up all sorts of information that was suppressed in the criminal trial about the ...

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by casinterest
Mon Nov 22, 2021 3:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 219
Views: 5532

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Dawn

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by casinterest
Mon Nov 22, 2021 2:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021
Replies: 121
Views: 7056

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021

It's a good rule of thumb not to demonize the people you disagree with, calling unvaccinated people uneducated and math challenged will hardly win them over. The vaccine ought to be completely voluntary, forcing it in people would be a gross violation of the individual right over our own bodies. La...

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by casinterest
Mon Nov 22, 2021 2:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc
Replies: 94
Views: 3933

Re: Car drives through parade in Waukesha, Wisc

It may be the driver of the SUV was being chased and took a wrong turn or afraid of stopping. He also could have been drunk/high on drugs. In my hometown here in NJ, we have a Holiday parade this Saturday, one of biggest ones with decorated fire and related service vehicles in the USA. 1000's turn ...

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