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by casinterest
Fri Jul 08, 2022 6:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1085
Views: 48597

Re: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade

So we have a case where a 10 year old girl in Ohio was raped and got pregnant, Because of the sick perverted laws in Ohio, she had to leave the state for an abortion. This is just the beginning. I have nothing but disgust and contempt for the people on this site who are so sick that they believe th...

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by casinterest
Fri Jul 08, 2022 5:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: SCOTUS about to decide on EPA emissions regulations
Replies: 90
Views: 3859

Re: SCOTUS about to decide on EPA emissions regulations

What most believe doesn’t matter, it’s what was written in the law, not what the EPA’s interpretation, the LAW as written in 1970. Congress did not, could not, have expected the EPA to regulate carbon emissions then. Congress could write a new law specifying how the EPA should do so. Laws are writt...

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by casinterest
Fri Jul 08, 2022 5:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: SCOTUS to hear Case on State Run Federal Elections
Replies: 23
Views: 1550

Re: SCOTUS to hear Case on State Run Federal Elections

The issue at play here is that the Political party in charge gets to reinforce their majority by gerrymandering. At some point the issue would have to be litigated that the power of the people has been bypassed by the leaders. Government is of the people, by the people and for the people. Such Gerry...

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by casinterest
Fri Jul 08, 2022 3:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe fatally shot
Replies: 30
Views: 2524

Re: Former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe fatally shot

Always Tragic when someone's life is taken so callously.
It doesn't make much sense to me as Abe was out of power, and was of course still politically active, but not running things.

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by casinterest
Fri Jul 08, 2022 12:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: World’s Thinnest Watch
Replies: 32
Views: 1236

Re: World’s Thinnest Watch

I’d imagine the investment in time and research to make this movement would run to some serious cash, a Swiss watchmaker would be a lot more expensive than $500 in labour, this isn’t a machine made movement, it’s hand made/assembled and finished, that said it’s not my cup of tea. It still isn't a m...

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by casinterest
Thu Jul 07, 2022 8:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: World’s Thinnest Watch
Replies: 32
Views: 1236

Re: World’s Thinnest Watch

It's an exclusive club for people with money to waste. There is no real functionality there, just prestige in ordering a rare 50$ worth of materials device, with maybe 500$ of labor. I’d imagine the investment in time and research to make this movement would run to some serious cash, a Swiss watchm...

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by casinterest
Thu Jul 07, 2022 7:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: James Caan has passed away.
Replies: 6
Views: 550

Re: James Caan has passed away.

Talented Actor. A Great Life. RIP James Caan.

There is an ELF out there that is inconsolable.

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by casinterest
Thu Jul 07, 2022 1:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: World’s Thinnest Watch
Replies: 32
Views: 1236

Re: World’s Thinnest Watch

It's an exclusive club for people with money to waste. There is no real functionality there, just prestige in ordering a rare 50$ worth of materials device, with maybe 500$ of labor.

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by casinterest
Wed Jul 06, 2022 4:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: SCOTUS about to decide on EPA emissions regulations
Replies: 90
Views: 3859

Re: SCOTUS about to decide on EPA emissions regulations

That's just what Europe thought too. But what comes first - the chicken or the egg? They guessed wrong and they are reactivating closed coal plants and praying that Putin doesn't turn the lights out. Now that is an example of irrationality. We can't close all the US coal plants until adequate power...

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by casinterest
Tue Jul 05, 2022 7:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Gasoline prices, it hurts.
Replies: 682
Views: 45728

Re: Gasoline prices, it hurts.

And today the hammer is starting to fall. Oil plunged below 100 a barrel . First time since may. With the Oil induced recession on the horizon, o il has a new problem. They are probably already producing too much oil to meet demand. https://www.barrons.com/articles/crude-oil-prices-recession-5165702...

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by casinterest
Tue Jul 05, 2022 4:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2022
Replies: 152
Views: 4429

Re: Word Game Q3 2022

Desolate

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by casinterest
Tue Jul 05, 2022 4:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: "Shockwave" Accident at Air Show
Replies: 13
Views: 1918

Re: "Shockwave" Accident at Air Show

MohawkWeekend wrote:
Was the truck still powered by 3 afterburning Westinghouse J-34's?



According to the video I posted, yes. Stacked in a triangle.

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by casinterest
Tue Jul 05, 2022 2:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 4th of July Mass shooting in Chicago suburb
Replies: 63
Views: 3556

Re: 4th of July Mass shooting in Chicago suburb

More Guns = more deaths. This crime obviously had a mentally unstable individual as the catalyst, but the gun was obtained legally. So there you have it. Legal Gun owner goes insane again and dozens of people pay the price with 6 paying the ultimate price. Nothing will change this math until we have...

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by casinterest
Mon Jul 04, 2022 4:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: "Shockwave" Accident at Air Show
Replies: 13
Views: 1918

Re: "Shockwave" Accident at Air Show

Good Post by Juan Browne on the incident. He does a full analysis of how the rig worked, and then shows starting at 8:30 what seemed to happen in the accident. The drogue parachute was out right as the truck overtook the plane, which indicates a failure of some sort, and I imagine it was the tires s...

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by casinterest
Sun Jul 03, 2022 1:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1085
Views: 48597

Re: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade

Just heard on the radio this morning that a 10 year old girl has been denied abortion in Ohio. There's so much wrong in just that one line. SMH. The pro-lifers must be really proud. The abuse and cruelty to the already born is their point. It is no longer a private medical decision and child protec...

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by casinterest
Sat Jul 02, 2022 6:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - 2022
Replies: 664
Views: 15529

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - 2022

So after having avoided it for 2 years and 3 months. I finally caught COVID-19 a few weeks ago. I imagine it was Omicron 4 or 5. Started with a sore throat, then Chills, Fever, aches. And finally I succumbed for a 6 day bought with the worst of it before finally testing clear. I still am coughing u...

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by casinterest
Sat Jul 02, 2022 5:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - 2022
Replies: 664
Views: 15529

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - 2022

So after having avoided it for 2 years and 3 months. I finally caught COVID-19 a few weeks ago. I imagine it was Omicron 4 or 5. Started with a sore throat, then Chills, Fever, aches. And finally I succumbed for a 6 day bought with the worst of it before finally testing clear. I still am coughing u...

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by casinterest
Sat Jul 02, 2022 5:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - 2022
Replies: 664
Views: 15529

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - 2022

So after having avoided it for 2 years and 3 months. I finally caught COVID-19 a few weeks ago. I imagine it was Omicron 4 or 5. Started with a sore throat, then Chills, Fever, aches. And finally I succumbed for a 6 day bought with the worst of it before finally testing clear. I still am coughing up...

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by casinterest
Sat Jul 02, 2022 5:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: SCOTUS about to decide on EPA emissions regulations
Replies: 90
Views: 3859

Re: SCOTUS about to decide on EPA emissions regulations

Where is the vote that shows such high support for whatever actions you claim are popular? Where is the democracy? As stated above, even the majority of Republicans voters support increasing the use of alternative energy. But that's not represented by Republican Congress critters, who are supportin...

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by casinterest
Sat Jul 02, 2022 5:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 496
Views: 23887

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

This version seems plausible. If Trump was upset and irate, and cussing out his security detail, he may have jumped forward in his seat to more fully assert himself, but without the intention of grabbing the wheel or assaulting anyone. Ultimately we need to get everyone on the record, under oath. T...

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by casinterest
Sat Jul 02, 2022 4:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2022
Replies: 152
Views: 4429

Re: Word Game Q3 2022

Troll

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by casinterest
Sat Jul 02, 2022 4:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 496
Views: 23887

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

Looks like their is corroboration of Hutchinson's account from within the SS itself. https://www.cnn.com/2022/07/01/politics/secret-service-lunging-incident/index.html? "He had sort of lunged forward -- it was unclear from the conversations I had that he actually made physical contact, but he ...

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by casinterest
Fri Jul 01, 2022 8:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Texas educators have proposed that slavery should be taught as “involuntary relocation"
Replies: 45
Views: 2997

Re: Texas educators have proposed that slavery should be taught as “involuntary relocation"

I guess Texas will be rewriting the Alamo story as the involuntary loss to Mexico.

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by casinterest
Fri Jul 01, 2022 8:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 496
Views: 23887

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

It does seem to be a mistake and a misstep. We can only assume that the committee found the broad outlines of the Hutchinson testimony to be supported by the previous closed-door testimony. In that Trump did want to go to the Capital, he was irate at not being taken there, and did cuss out his secu...

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by casinterest
Fri Jul 01, 2022 2:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2022
Replies: 152
Views: 4429

Re: Word Game Q3 2022

Cavern

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by casinterest
Fri Jul 01, 2022 2:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: SCOTUS about to decide on EPA emissions regulations
Replies: 90
Views: 3859

Re: SCOTUS about to decide on EPA emissions regulations

This Supreme Court is full of suicidal maniacs with no idea of what "it" is . They don't understand the "spirit" of a law. Only BS interpretation of semantics. They might as well be grammar Nazi's. “Semantics”, in other words, the words of the law matter. There’s no “spirit”; th...

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by casinterest
Thu Jun 30, 2022 8:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: SCOTUS about to decide on EPA emissions regulations
Replies: 90
Views: 3859

Re: SCOTUS about to decide on EPA emissions regulations

This Supreme Court is full of suicidal maniacs with no idea of what "it" is . They don't understand the "spirit" of a law. Only BS interpretation of semantics. They might as well be grammar Nazi's.

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by casinterest
Thu Jun 30, 2022 8:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 496
Views: 23887

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

Interesting feedback on how Fox news does when they air real news. https://www.huffpost.com/entry/fox-news-viewers-dropping-out-jan-sixth_n_62bbd87de4b0d26a9b15f39f Last Thursday, Fox had 1.33 million viewers for the 2 p.m. Eastern hour before the hearing started — slightly below its second quarter...

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by casinterest
Thu Jun 30, 2022 1:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Leaked voicemail from Joe Biden to Hunter
Replies: 32
Views: 1768

Re: Leaked voicemail from Joe Biden to Hunter

This mail came out after an article was printed, and I will wait for something other than the Trashy NYpost to actually cover it.

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by casinterest
Wed Jun 29, 2022 7:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2022
Replies: 520
Views: 20638

Re: Word Game Q2 2022

Stone

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by casinterest
Wed Jun 29, 2022 7:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 496
Views: 23887

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

Interesting feedback on how Fox news does when they air real news. https://www.huffpost.com/entry/fox-news-viewers-dropping-out-jan-sixth_n_62bbd87de4b0d26a9b15f39f Last Thursday, Fox had 1.33 million viewers for the 2 p.m. Eastern hour before the hearing started — slightly below its second quarter ...

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by casinterest
Wed Jun 29, 2022 3:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1085
Views: 48597

Re: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade

I wonder .. will the Thomas ‘threat’ and conservative roll back of rights as it relates to abortion and contraception strike a different chord than gay marriage? The former two rotate around deeply personal and private physical interactions which may be hard to publicly align with or argue for. The...

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by casinterest
Wed Jun 29, 2022 3:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2022
Replies: 520
Views: 20638

Re: Word Game Q2 2022

Nerves

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by casinterest
Wed Jun 29, 2022 3:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 496
Views: 23887

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

There are people on team MAGA saying they wanted blanket pardons. If these people are innocent, why were they demanding blanket pardons? They though it came with free money from Trump? This is what is very pathetic about the whole thing. The GOP is testifying against Trump, Former staffers wanted P...

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by casinterest
Sat Jun 25, 2022 12:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1085
Views: 48597

Re: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade

I don't understand the fixation of conservatives on States rights, since it conflicts with what their claimed ideologies are. Don't true conservatives want decisions made at the local level? So why should devolution stop at the state level? Just because back in revolutionary days this idea was fash...

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by casinterest
Fri Jun 24, 2022 4:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1085
Views: 48597

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

And to nobody's surprise the final opinion is basically a more "refined" version of the draft opinion. The partisan hacks of SCOTUS make it such a joke... Ultimately any abortion ban disproportionally affect females from lower income demographics, such as African-American and Hispanics, b...

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by casinterest
Fri Jun 24, 2022 3:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2022
Replies: 520
Views: 20638

Re: Word Game Q2 2022

Manual

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by casinterest
Fri Jun 24, 2022 2:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1085
Views: 48597

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

And to nobody's surprise the final opinion is basically a more "refined" version of the draft opinion. The partisan hacks of SCOTUS make it such a joke... Ultimately any abortion ban disproportionally affect females from lower income demographics, such as African-American and Hispanics, b...

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by casinterest
Thu Jun 23, 2022 4:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 - Vaccine News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 598
Views: 68332

Re: COVID-19 - Vaccine News and Discussion Thread

Two variant boosters doing well https://www.reuters.com/business/healthcare-pharmaceuticals/moderna-ceo-covid-variant-vaccine-be-ready-shipping-august-2022-06-22/ Sanofi, although mentions nothing about BA.4 or BA.5 https://www.forbes.com/sites/roberthart/2022/06/13/sanofi-gsk-covid-booster-trigger...

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by casinterest
Wed Jun 22, 2022 6:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 496
Views: 23887

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

Meanwhile Ron Johnson from Wisconsin worked hard to hand Pence the Fake Electors that Trump had drummed up to override the actual Electors that had chosen to honor their states votes? https://www.politico.com/news/2022/06/21/jan-6-panel-trump-overturn-2020-election-00040816 A top aide to Sen. Ron Jo...

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by casinterest
Wed Jun 22, 2022 6:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 496
Views: 23887

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

What is this mental illness the far right has with investigating real issues of fraud? Its not with the right its with the left and it's called Trump Derangment Russia interfered, and quite possibly aided trump in 2016 No that didn't happen, it was a fair election. Keep convincing yourself that Tru...

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by casinterest
Wed Jun 22, 2022 6:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 496
Views: 23887

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

If these hearings elicit evidence leading to criminal prosecution of the ex-president, would that exclude him from running in 2024? A gentleman would voluntarily rule himself out until his name was cleared but I am not too confident that Trump is such a gentleman. No, of course he won't and why sho...

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by casinterest
Wed Jun 22, 2022 5:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 496
Views: 23887

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

Reality Check. Show your work on the Illegitimate . OK https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/hillary-clinton-trump-is-an-illegitimate-president/2019/09/26/29195d5a-e099-11e9-b199-f638bf2c340f_story.html https://www.msnbc.com/the-last-word/watch/john-lewis-calls-trump-an-illegitimate-president-854...

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by casinterest
Wed Jun 22, 2022 4:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 496
Views: 23887

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

No one said he was illegitimate Yea ok, every Dem member of congress that loves the micophone including Hillary said it constantly. I mean really? . He lost the popular vote. Twice. Reality check, the popular vote means nothing unless you are MSNBC and CNN. It's not how we pick our president but do...

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by casinterest
Wed Jun 22, 2022 3:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 496
Views: 23887

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

Oh yea just like in 2016 when they said our president was "Illegitimate" it's ok they can't spin their way out of this one. This country is in the worst shape since I have been alive and this guy makes Carter look good so they will get smoke in November. No one said he was illegitimate. H...

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by casinterest
Wed Jun 22, 2022 1:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 496
Views: 23887

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

If these hearings elicit evidence leading to criminal prosecution of the ex-president, would that exclude him from running in 2024? A gentleman would voluntarily rule himself out until his name was cleared but I am not too confident that Trump is such a gentleman. I think we will see charges brough...

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by casinterest
Wed Jun 22, 2022 12:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 496
Views: 23887

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

Interesting Take away from Jan 6 meeting on Tuesday https://edition.cnn.com/2022/06/21/politics/january-6-hearing-day-4-takeaways/index.html Tuesday's hearing featured in-person testimony from three conservative Republicans who endorsed Trump in 2020. The committee also played deposition clips from ...

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by casinterest
Wed Jun 22, 2022 10:54 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2022
Replies: 520
Views: 20638

Re: Word Game Q2 2022

remedy

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by casinterest
Tue Jun 21, 2022 6:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 496
Views: 23887

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

It appears that Trump and Eastman could get charged in Arizona as well. The only thing saving them so far , is people with far more integtity than they have. https://edition.cnn.com/politics/live-news/january-6-hearings-june-21/index.html Pressure in Arizona: Arizona House Speaker Rusty Bowers testi...

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by casinterest
Tue Jun 21, 2022 6:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2022
Replies: 520
Views: 20638

Re: Word Game Q2 2022

Laundry

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