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by NIKV69
Wed Jan 26, 2022 4:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Top 007 Song Openers
Replies: 55
Views: 2637

Re: Top 007 Song Openers

Okay so this turned into a bit of a debate with an old friend the other night - what are the greatest 007 title song openers of all time? Assuming a lot of folks here have seen all or most of them, do you have a personal top 5? It seems opinions on this are influenced by the Bond era you grew up wi...

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by NIKV69
Wed Jan 26, 2022 8:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Adele cancels day before first concert.
Replies: 53
Views: 2993

Re: Adele cancels day before first concert.

Aaron747 wrote:

LOL you just posted some upthread...unless you're referring to only at CP.


I made the reference to the Go Go's canceling the Venetian because that was for Covid because Adele wasn't exposed yet for lying about her situation being Covid. So now since now she is blaming the Venue she is at yes.

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by NIKV69
Wed Jan 26, 2022 7:52 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Adele cancels day before first concert.
Replies: 53
Views: 2993

Re: Adele cancels day before first concert.

Aaron747 wrote:

Fixating on one incident is what the tabloids do. Any HR person knows there's much more going on. Other acts are cancelling too, so someone is screwing the pooch on the CP end too.


What other acts? Celine did back months ago due to medical reasons I don't know of others.

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by NIKV69
Wed Jan 26, 2022 1:09 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Adele cancels day before first concert.
Replies: 53
Views: 2993

Re: Adele cancels day before first concert.

https://pagesix.com/2022/01/25/adele-po ... nt-report/
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Aaron747 wrote:

Much more to the story, as you say. Sounds like from the outset Adele and CP were not on the same page about what would be staged.


Or the pool. Such a Diva

https://pagesix.com/2022/01/25/adele-po ... nt-report/

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by NIKV69
Wed Jan 26, 2022 12:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: ESPN Hot Take: Failure for BBHoF Not To Induct Barry Bonds
Replies: 29
Views: 1311

Re: ESPN Hot Take: Failure for BBHoF Not To Induct Barry Bonds

Yup - proof in the pudding today with David Ortiz getting in first ballot. Oft-alleged PED user, but very lovable and accessible dude. For the writers, that seems to matter more than the numbers. I don't think any sportswriters should ever pick who is in the HOF. It should be done by peers. Bonds w...

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by NIKV69
Tue Jan 25, 2022 11:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: ESPN Hot Take: Failure for BBHoF Not To Induct Barry Bonds
Replies: 29
Views: 1311

Re: ESPN Hot Take: Failure for BBHoF Not To Induct Barry Bonds

Big papi elected on first ballot. Much deserved. Biggest Yankee killer ever. I would have intentionally walked him every time. He would always hit the ball very far no matter what the situation. The hardest out.

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by NIKV69
Tue Jan 25, 2022 8:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bugatti Chiron driving 417 kph on the Autobahn
Replies: 66
Views: 7143

Re: Bugatti Chiron driving 417 kph on the Autobahn

Insane! Wow. Very dangerous on a public road.

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by NIKV69
Tue Jan 25, 2022 8:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Adele cancels day before first concert.
Replies: 53
Views: 2993

Re: Adele cancels day before first concert.

Wow, bombshells falling today. https://pagesix.com/2022/01/25/adele-couldnt-get-through-rehearsal-without-sobbing/ https://www.tmz.com/2022/01/25/adele-show-postponed-disputes-not-covid-vegas-residency/ As I said if Covid was an issue I don't think it would have been a last second cancellation. Wond...

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by NIKV69
Tue Jan 25, 2022 4:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: ESPN Hot Take: Failure for BBHoF Not To Induct Barry Bonds
Replies: 29
Views: 1311

Re: ESPN Hot Take: Failure for BBHoF Not To Induct Barry Bonds

MohawkWeekend wrote:
Maybe because those 3 were some of the most blatant examples of PED abuse and their stats challenged some of baseball's greats. The Hall is never overrated!


MLB botched PEDs from the very beginning. It's a shame that at least two of these didn't need PEDs to get into the HOF. It's such a mess.

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by NIKV69
Tue Jan 25, 2022 6:56 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Eric Trump invokes fifth amendment about Trump Organization fraud
Replies: 69
Views: 4104

Re: Eric Trump invokes fifth amendment about Trump Organization fraud

This might be new do you, but prosecution is not done by political parties. Thomas Could have fooled me. but HRS is a miniscule thing and everyone knows it. The only one still talking about HRC is HRC. Either you don't follow the news cycle or you are in denial but she is emerging as the front runn...

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by NIKV69
Tue Jan 25, 2022 5:30 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Eric Trump invokes fifth amendment about Trump Organization fraud
Replies: 69
Views: 4104

Re: Eric Trump invokes fifth amendment about Trump Organization fraud

People can walk and chew gum at the same time. Whom are you referring to? The Dem party can't do anything right lately so two things at once is a stretch. The Dems can be idiots screwing themselves out of a golden opportunity Again need clarity here.They won the white house and control of congress ...

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by NIKV69
Tue Jan 25, 2022 2:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Eric Trump invokes fifth amendment about Trump Organization fraud
Replies: 69
Views: 4104

Re: Eric Trump invokes fifth amendment about Trump Organization fraud

A.netters are usually not particularly naïve... does anyone reading this really believe that anyone in the Trump family inner circle is going to get any kind of non-trivial punishment ? TDS doesn't work that way. It's ok it's something to latch on to so you don't have to accept what is coming this ...

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by NIKV69
Mon Jan 24, 2022 10:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Raw US Senate debate on voting bill unlikely to end filibuster
Replies: 38
Views: 1846

Re: Raw US Senate debate on voting bill unlikely to end filibuster

"Massive voter fraud" is the main talking point of the Republican party. There is absolutely no problem with absentee voting. There is no need for ID. You are creating "solutions" for problems that don't exist and ignoring problems that do exist like Republican officials submitt...

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by NIKV69
Mon Jan 24, 2022 9:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Adele cancels day before first concert.
Replies: 53
Views: 2993

Re: Adele cancels day before first concert.

https://twitter.com/LasVegasLocally/sta ... 84672?s=20
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Go Go's cancel their two shows in February. I see a pattern developing.

https://twitter.com/LasVegasLocally/sta ... 84672?s=20

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by NIKV69
Mon Jan 24, 2022 7:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Raw US Senate debate on voting bill unlikely to end filibuster
Replies: 38
Views: 1846

Re: Raw US Senate debate on voting bill unlikely to end filibuster

Either there is no voting fraud problem and therefore no voter ID laws are needed, or you believe the big lie that there is massive voting fraud in the U.S. Which one is it? "Massive voter fraud" is a propaganda term. I don't like mail in voting because you can't track the ballots once th...

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by NIKV69
Mon Jan 24, 2022 5:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are you ready for NFL playoffs!
Replies: 125
Views: 6617

Re: Are you ready for NFL playoffs!

25 points in less than 2 minutes to end regulation...this Bills- Chiefs game is insane! That was unreal. When Bills scored with just under 2 minutes left, I texted a buddy and said they scored way too soon. Sure enough KC goes right down the field and scores. I did NOT expect the Bills to respond b...

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by NIKV69
Mon Jan 24, 2022 3:11 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are you ready for NFL playoffs!
Replies: 125
Views: 6617

Re: Are you ready for NFL playoffs!

SoCalPilot wrote:
25 points in less than 2 minutes to end regulation...this Bills- Chiefs game is insane!


That was brutal, Buffalo can't kick it in the zone with 13 seconds left. Brutal.

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by NIKV69
Mon Jan 24, 2022 2:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are you ready for NFL playoffs!
Replies: 125
Views: 6617

Re: Are you ready for NFL playoffs!

phatfarmlines wrote:
NIKV69 wrote:
Wow the Rams came to play! Brady and Company in trouble.


As a lifelong Bucs fan, sad to see.


That was the most insane ending. Nail biter in KC Lets go BUFFALO!

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by NIKV69
Mon Jan 24, 2022 2:36 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Adele cancels day before first concert.
Replies: 53
Views: 2993

Re: Adele cancels day before first concert.

https://twitter.com/LasVegasLocally/sta ... 16128?s=20

This guy is usually good with his info. Wonder what the heck is going on with her.
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Rut oh'

https://twitter.com/LasVegasLocally/sta ... 16128?s=20

This guy is usually good with his info. Wonder what the heck is going on with her.

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by NIKV69
Sun Jan 23, 2022 8:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are you ready for NFL playoffs!
Replies: 125
Views: 6617

Re: Are you ready for NFL playoffs!

Wow the Rams came to play! Brady and Company in trouble.

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by NIKV69
Sun Jan 23, 2022 7:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Adele cancels day before first concert.
Replies: 53
Views: 2993

Re: Adele cancels day before first concert.

I totally disagree, I live in Vegas, these shows are basically all the same, with the band or singers being different. There are so many stag props, lightning experts, and trained dancers that pick things up quickly. All one needs is Adele. Just like going to see Celine, I can't remember the dancer...

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by NIKV69
Sun Jan 23, 2022 7:36 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Raw US Senate debate on voting bill unlikely to end filibuster
Replies: 38
Views: 1846

Re: Raw US Senate debate on voting bill unlikely to end filibuster

So you admit that there is no voting fraud problem but you still believe we need to fix things with voting.. Where did I say that? Did you read my post at all? Also if you are going to respond to my post please quote the things you say I am saying because I never said anything in that rant of yours...

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by NIKV69
Sun Jan 23, 2022 6:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are you ready for NFL playoffs!
Replies: 125
Views: 6617

Re: Are you ready for NFL playoffs!

Bengals (somehow I think they pull this one out) Packers (Mr. Pinkey Toe is healthy, wind and cold as heck) Bucks Bills (unless they scored all of their playoff points last week) - Completely agree the Bengals can pull it out. This is my strongest bet for an upset this week. - I'm taking the 49ers....

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by NIKV69
Sat Jan 22, 2022 11:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q1 2022
Replies: 564
Views: 21397

Re: Word Game Q1 2022

Discount

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by NIKV69
Sat Jan 22, 2022 11:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are you ready for NFL playoffs!
Replies: 125
Views: 6617

Re: Are you ready for NFL playoffs!

Why did Tennesse go for 2 after a TD down 0-6 early in the game? SMH I am glad I got chores done early today this game sucks and I can watch Rodgers at 5pm. I'll be in attendance at Lambeau Field on Saturday. Currently they're forecasting a high of 20 degrees F and it's supposed to approach 0 overni...

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by NIKV69
Sat Jan 22, 2022 7:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Stellantis says politicians NOT people want EVs + more lies
Replies: 323
Views: 12569

Re: Stellantis says politicians NOT people want EVs + more lies

I'm in the US and while I could see my next car, some years down the road, being a hybrid, I can't see a full electric in my future. Our distances are quite a bit farther than in Europe and EVs don't have the range. I want a Tesla so bad but I spend half the year on both ends of the country. I will...

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by NIKV69
Sat Jan 22, 2022 9:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: RIP Clark Gillies
Replies: 0
Views: 704

RIP Clark Gillies

https://nypost.com/2022/01/21/islanders-legend-clark-gillies-dies-at-age-67/ Ugh, a hero on Long Island and sweet guy. He along with Nystrom and Goring played my golf course a lot. Eddie Westfall as well. All the sweetest guys. A friend of mine who does business with pro athletes says hockeys player...

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by NIKV69
Sat Jan 22, 2022 5:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Adele cancels day before first concert.
Replies: 53
Views: 2993

Re: Adele cancels day before first concert.

https://www.theonion.com/adele-postpone ... 1848400740


I love the photoshopped cup of coins lolol
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stlgph wrote:


I love the photoshopped cup of coins lolol

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by NIKV69
Sat Jan 22, 2022 1:10 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Raw US Senate debate on voting bill unlikely to end filibuster
Replies: 38
Views: 1846

Re: Raw US Senate debate on voting bill unlikely to end filibuster

demanding forms of ID that white voters are more likely to have I find it ironic and downright hypocritical that the same people who yell that our health care system should be like Canada's don't share the same thoughts on their Voter ID. To vote in federal elections you have to Identity yourself t...

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by NIKV69
Sat Jan 22, 2022 12:56 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Louis Anderson, The Commedian Has DIed
Replies: 6
Views: 689

Re: Louis Anderson, The Commedian Has DIed

LabQuest wrote:
He was a clean comic, which is really hard in the comedy world. RIP.


He sure and he was funny. I remember first seeing him as the McDonalds employee in Coming to America. RIP.

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by NIKV69
Sat Jan 22, 2022 12:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Freight Trains being robbed in LA
Replies: 43
Views: 2376

Re: Freight Trains being robbed in LA

Well, where to start with this steaming pile... 1) This is a federal crime. In fact, the local police may not even have separate jurisdiction on the tracks themselves, which is one of the reasons railroads are allowed to have quasi private police forces. 2) Decriminalization of low level drug crime...

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by NIKV69
Fri Jan 21, 2022 5:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Adele cancels day before first concert.
Replies: 53
Views: 2993

Re: Adele cancels day before first concert.

I can tell you have never set your foot anywhere in or near large concert production. This is one of those things where there are no winners. Wow https://www.cnn.com/2022/01/20/entertainment/adele-las-vegas-residency-cancel/index.html I mean you didn’t know this until the day before your concert? W...

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by NIKV69
Fri Jan 21, 2022 9:32 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Adele cancels day before first concert.
Replies: 53
Views: 2993

Adele cancels day before first concert.

Wow https://www.cnn.com/2022/01/20/entertainment/adele-las-vegas-residency-cancel/index.html I mean you didn’t know this until the day before your concert? With the prices of her tickets I think she could have put something together. I mean the people are already in town and don’t get the flight or ...

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by NIKV69
Fri Jan 21, 2022 9:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Singer Meat Loaf dies aged 74
Replies: 25
Views: 1730

Re: Singer Meat Loaf dies aged 74

NO! One of the unique and interesting men ever! I will never forget his fight with Gary Busey. Legend.

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by NIKV69
Wed Jan 19, 2022 10:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Raw US Senate debate on voting bill unlikely to end filibuster
Replies: 38
Views: 1846

Re: Raw US Senate debate on voting bill unlikely to end filibuster

casinterest wrote:

Why do you need Voter ID? .


Same reason you need it to,

1.Rent a car
2.Check in to a hotel
3. Get on the payroll at a job
4. Fly
5. Etc

So the person accross the desk knows it's you. Why does Canada do it? Why don't they let the voting rolls decide?

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by NIKV69
Wed Jan 19, 2022 10:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Colleyville, TX Synagogue Hostage situation
Replies: 52
Views: 2503

Re: Colleyville, TX Synagogue Hostage situation

You are asking for proof that looney, fringe, discriminatory people... espouse looney, fringe, discriminatory beliefs in different corners of the net? No I am asking for proof on the statement you made. mostly among far-right commentators, influencers etc. Some are eager to talk about this event as...

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by NIKV69
Wed Jan 19, 2022 8:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Freight Trains being robbed in LA
Replies: 43
Views: 2376

Re: Freight Trains being robbed in LA

When you make it clear to criminals that they won't be punished for crimes you get this behavior the smash and grabs etc. If you voted to keep Newsom in the recall then you reap what you sew.

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by NIKV69
Wed Jan 19, 2022 7:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Raw US Senate debate on voting bill unlikely to end filibuster
Replies: 38
Views: 1846

Re: Raw US Senate debate on voting bill unlikely to end filibuster

demanding forms of ID that white voters are more likely to have I find it ironic and downright hypocritical that the same people who yell that our health care system should be like Canada's don't share the same thoughts on their Voter ID. To vote in federal elections you have to Identity yourself t...

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by NIKV69
Wed Jan 19, 2022 6:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Raw US Senate debate on voting bill unlikely to end filibuster
Replies: 38
Views: 1846

Re: Raw US Senate debate on voting bill unlikely to end filibuster

? The answer, apparently, is anything that tries to protect black and brown Americans' access to the polls, and hence their rights. Just like they tried to filibuster civil rights legislation in the 1960s. Don't ever let them tell you that structural racism isn't real - this is what it looks like i...

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by NIKV69
Wed Jan 19, 2022 6:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Colleyville, TX Synagogue Hostage situation
Replies: 52
Views: 2503

Re: Colleyville, TX Synagogue Hostage situation

skyservice_330 wrote:

My comment was in relation to an observation about the tension playing out and was in reference to certain far-right actors in different corners of the net (the part you omitted). It wasn't in relation to the MSM.


Ok can you name them and give us their attack on all Muslims then?

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by NIKV69
Wed Jan 19, 2022 6:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Raw US Senate debate on voting bill unlikely to end filibuster
Replies: 38
Views: 1846

Re: Raw US Senate debate on voting bill unlikely to end filibuster

Total waste of time and useless theatre. A Schumer hallmark that will consist of also demagoguing and more division. Sinema is right when she said "disease of division" and the voters will reject it in November.

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by NIKV69
Wed Jan 19, 2022 5:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: ‘Pull forward and wait’ at the drive thru
Replies: 67
Views: 4444

Re: ‘Pull forward and wait’ at the drive thru

Life is too short to be stressing over a 2 or 3 minute wait. Which is why I love In N out and Chick Fil A you never have to wait! One of my former co-workers went to Seattle and really wanted In-N-Out in Salem. They got off I-5, saw the line, and went on to Popeyes at the truck stop. WHY???? I pray...

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by NIKV69
Wed Jan 19, 2022 5:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Colleyville, TX Synagogue Hostage situation
Replies: 52
Views: 2503

Re: Colleyville, TX Synagogue Hostage situation

Some are eager to talk about this event as a means to push negative messages around Muslims being terrorists ... while others are reluctant to talk about it, as the victims are of the Jewish faith.. and their anti-Semitism / Jews-control-the-world trope means they don't want to profile anything tha...

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by NIKV69
Tue Jan 18, 2022 11:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: ‘Pull forward and wait’ at the drive thru
Replies: 67
Views: 4444

Re: ‘Pull forward and wait’ at the drive thru

bennett123 wrote:
Life is too short to be stressing over a 2 or 3 minute wait.


Which is why I love In N out and Chick Fil A you never have to wait!

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by NIKV69
Tue Jan 18, 2022 10:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are you ready for NFL playoffs!
Replies: 125
Views: 6617

Re: Are you ready for NFL playoffs!

The Raiders GM made a few too many mistakes in drafts/free agents. They may defer to whoever will be the new GM to choose the HC and staff. That puts the interim coach in a tough spot despite how he got them to the playoffs, that the players like him to get a chance. In Dallas it was their best cha...

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by NIKV69
Tue Jan 18, 2022 4:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Olympians Told To Use Burner Phones During Beijing Olympics
Replies: 16
Views: 2364

Re: Olympians Told To Use Burner Phones During Beijing Olympics

Isn't the NSA spying on us, wherever we are ? Only if they determine that your profile is >50% likely to be a non-American. So that only catches some US citizens (most likely of the wrong political leanings anyway) along with all the rest of the world’s citizens, so it’s all good. Nothing to see he...

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by NIKV69
Tue Jan 18, 2022 7:53 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Colleyville, TX Synagogue Hostage situation
Replies: 52
Views: 2503

Re: Colleyville, TX Synagogue Hostage situation

I was going to point out the rabbi's and Cohen comments as well. Their accounts are is one I feel is accurate and fair minded. That is nice seeing they were actually there and that is a given. You seem to deride and diminish the actions of law enforcement in this event and conveniently ignore Cohen...

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by NIKV69
Mon Jan 17, 2022 11:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are you ready for NFL playoffs!
Replies: 125
Views: 6617

Re: Are you ready for NFL playoffs!

Raiders just told GM he is not being reupped. They should do that to Carr and grab Wilson. Rumors McCarthy on chopping block.

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by NIKV69
Mon Jan 17, 2022 11:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Colleyville, TX Synagogue Hostage situation
Replies: 52
Views: 2503

Re: Colleyville, TX Synagogue Hostage situation

Good guy with a chair ends armed siege. Don't tell the NRA! One of the other hostages, Jeffrey Cohen just gave CNN a harrowing account of the events. Including how he dialed 911 and put his phone upside down and walked away, how they staged the pizza when it came to facilitate their escape etc. All...

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by NIKV69
Mon Jan 17, 2022 9:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Colleyville, TX Synagogue Hostage situation
Replies: 52
Views: 2503

Re: Colleyville, TX Synagogue Hostage situation

Eh, I don't buy the guy who spoke up either. He wasn't there, he wasn't a hostage not does he know anyone directly. Tugg He didn't have to be, the way the FBI and media covered this was very insulting. We can wait as long as you want for the facts to come out, it's fine but it was very insulting to...

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