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by casinterest
Tue Aug 16, 2022 2:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: When will Fox news get sued into oblivion
Replies: 35
Views: 1675

Re: When will Fox news get sued into oblivion

This case could be different. However I am sure the staffer will claim they found it on the internet. This alone would prove to most sane people that nothing presented on Fox news is well thought out, but oh well. There is so much fun in having dumb ideas. I could see a lawsuit from this judge clai...

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by casinterest
Mon Aug 15, 2022 6:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.
Replies: 265
Views: 14230

Re: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.

Trump is now claiming the FBI took his passports, that can't be a good sign for him. LOL... https://www.rawstory.com/donald-trump-passport/ They must see him as a flight risk? Not sure why they took the passports otherwise. It will be interesting to see how all this plays out. I wonder if they are ...

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by casinterest
Mon Aug 15, 2022 5:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.
Replies: 265
Views: 14230

Re: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.

So Rand Paul wants to repeal the Espionage Act to save Trump: https://www.huffpost.com/entry/rand-paul-espionage-act-repeal-first-amendment-spy-trump_n_62f9d9cbe4b0ab35e0b4312f What's next? Repealing the homicide laws when Trump murders someone on 5th Avenue? Well, the law is actually not wholly al...

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by casinterest
Mon Aug 15, 2022 4:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: When will Fox news get sued into oblivion
Replies: 35
Views: 1675

Re: When will Fox news get sued into oblivion

The fact that folks that think Trump is in the clear are the reason we have so many mental institutions. The fact there are not enough mental institutions is why so many folks think Trump is in the clear. Well money has to be made on those willing to part with their time and money to watch or read ...

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by casinterest
Mon Aug 15, 2022 4:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Stopping payment of a cashiers check
Replies: 38
Views: 1320

Re: Stopping payment of a cashiers check

How bad is the car really?
Does it run? what is the age?

12 k for a running car isn't bad in this market. Is the crash damage superficial to the body, or was the engine involved?

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by casinterest
Mon Aug 15, 2022 4:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: When will Fox news get sued into oblivion
Replies: 35
Views: 1675

Re: When will Fox news get sued into oblivion

I understand the whole not news angle. I'm more concerned with this blatant slander of the issuing judge. This is not the first time they've done something like this and it won't be the last until someone sues them into extinction. And you think that MSDNC, CDN, and all the in-the-tank fake news ou...

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by casinterest
Mon Aug 15, 2022 3:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.
Replies: 265
Views: 14230

Re: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.

So Rand Paul wants to repeal the Espionage Act to save Trump: https://www.huffpost.com/entry/rand-paul-espionage-act-repeal-first-amendment-spy-trump_n_62f9d9cbe4b0ab35e0b4312f What's next? Repealing the homicide laws when Trump murders someone on 5th Avenue? How did you guess? The Golden Calf must...

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by casinterest
Sun Aug 14, 2022 3:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anyone use a smart lock?
Replies: 26
Views: 1381

Re: Anyone use a smart lock?

No smartlock for me, but i see they are used quite extensively in the airbnb, and motel markets recently at the beach.

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by casinterest
Sun Aug 14, 2022 3:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 yrs
Replies: 116
Views: 5557

Re: Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 yrs

No, I meant her ability to travel to other countries apart from Russia. For example the UK: https://unlock.org.uk/advice/travelling-uk/#:~:text=Applicants%20for%20entry%20clearance%20and,at%20least%2012%20months%20imprisonment. Paragraph 320(2) of the Rules states that an application should normall...

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by casinterest
Sun Aug 14, 2022 3:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Truth Social allows advocation violence toward DoJ, FBI
Replies: 10
Views: 922

Re: Truth Social allows advocation violence toward DoJ, FBI

I wonder what will happen when the hosting platform gets sued for promoting violence?

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by casinterest
Sun Aug 14, 2022 3:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.
Replies: 265
Views: 14230

Re: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.

You have to give it to the GOP. They have come up with all sorts of theories to avoid facing the facts in this case. Isn't it amazing how the theories have evolved? https://www.cnn.com/2022/08/13/politics/fact-check-trump-fbi-search-false-misleading-conspiracy-theories/index.html In response to the ...

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by casinterest
Sat Aug 13, 2022 1:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Salman Rushdie stabbed on stage in New York
Replies: 26
Views: 1662

Re: Salman Rushdie stabbed on stage in New York

Only certain religions should be immune from criticism, and those religions are of course perfectly fine to be critical of others and enforce their ways on everyone else through lobbying government. But when others do that same lobbying, we consider it totally wrong and that's when we want to do re...

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by casinterest
Sat Aug 13, 2022 1:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Vos fires Gableman, ends Wisconsin election fraud investigation
Replies: 6
Views: 476

Re: Vos fires Gableman, ends Wisconsin election fraud investigation

Just another dishonorable scammer losing his job. I feel sorry for the people of Michigan having to foot the bill for their Government's stupidity.

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by casinterest
Sat Aug 13, 2022 1:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 yrs
Replies: 116
Views: 5557

Re: Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 yrs

The three years read like an opinion to me. I don't see any facts to back that up. Quoted in the article from someone with experience. Either way. Folks are working in the state department to get her released and on with her life. Hypothetical question here. Assuming the prisoner swap/exchange does...

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by casinterest
Sat Aug 13, 2022 1:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.
Replies: 265
Views: 14230

Re: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.

Whatever happened to Trump's "Best People". Shouldn't they have had a handle on this? They were too busy trying to get their pardons arranged. Trump's supporters may not care about government continuity and integrity, but this case may finally be the straw that breaks the back of the GOP....

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by casinterest
Fri Aug 12, 2022 10:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.
Replies: 265
Views: 14230

Re: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.

In other news we have gone this week from FBI planted the evidence to , I did it , but i declared it all unclassified, and they could have had it back at anytime from Trump and crew. https://twitter.com/themaxburns/status/1558160321885442048? Love his whataboutism there... Tugg Yeah, The national a...

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by casinterest
Fri Aug 12, 2022 10:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.
Replies: 265
Views: 14230

Re: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.

I think Tugg is right, Trump flouted all the rules, but to charge him you have to prove intent. That's a high bar to meet, which is why Hillary also wasn't charged. If I had to guess, I suspect Trump's intent was to monetize these documents in some way, perhaps by writing a book, or launching a TV ...

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by casinterest
Fri Aug 12, 2022 10:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: When will Fox news get sued into oblivion
Replies: 35
Views: 1675

Re: When will Fox news get sued into oblivion

This case could be different. However I am sure the staffer will claim they found it on the internet. This alone would prove to most sane people that nothing presented on Fox news is well thought out, but oh well. There is so much fun in having dumb ideas.

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by casinterest
Fri Aug 12, 2022 5:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Elon Musk Backing Out of Twitter Deal
Replies: 51
Views: 3544

Re: Elon Musk Backing Out of Twitter Deal

Meaning it works nicely enough. Competition in the broader social media space is fierce. If there is a reason for newer features, then there will be a competitor soon enough. Yes, but may take years or even decades to make an impact. The reason being the hold, and is no way given. Nokia had a hold ...

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by casinterest
Fri Aug 12, 2022 3:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Elon Musk Backing Out of Twitter Deal
Replies: 51
Views: 3544

Re: Elon Musk Backing Out of Twitter Deal

Twitter can and will still make improvements where needed, but Musk overpaid initially, and he is trying to get out of it because he didn't understand his own lessons from paypal My limited point is and was that those features have been on the minds of Twitter users for years. Twitter never respond...

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by casinterest
Fri Aug 12, 2022 3:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 yrs
Replies: 116
Views: 5557

Re: Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 yrs

The three years read like an opinion to me. I don't see any facts to back that up. Quoted in the article from someone with experience. Either way. Folks are working in the state department to get her released and on with her life. Are they also equally working to have the teacher also released? Tug...

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by casinterest
Fri Aug 12, 2022 3:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 yrs
Replies: 116
Views: 5557

Re: Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 yrs

Do you every read someone's post who has a different opinion/view than you for comprehension or is it just to look for points to argue? I said, no less than three times, that I think it is being used politically. Your article doesn't lay out a good case that it is out of line, in fact, I thought it...

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by casinterest
Fri Aug 12, 2022 2:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 yrs
Replies: 116
Views: 5557

Re: Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 yrs

Did the you read the article? What does what the US justice system have to do with Russia's? Also, I fully believe this is being used politically by Russia, but that doesn't make the sentence out of line with past Russian precedent. https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/7/26/russias-drug-laws-tool-to...

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by casinterest
Fri Aug 12, 2022 1:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 yrs
Replies: 116
Views: 5557

Re: Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 yrs

Are you judging the sentence against US standards or Russian standards? I would bet my house that Russia is using this politically, but does this sentence fall in line with other similar cases in Russia? Unless you know, your statement is just an opinion. Griner gets the top level of a possible 10 ...

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by casinterest
Fri Aug 12, 2022 1:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.
Replies: 265
Views: 14230

Re: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.

Having watched all this play out over the last few days while out of town, i had to laugh. The GOP runs to protect Trump again, even though it fhis was Hunter Biden, they would have been cheering it on. The GOP is such a cult now, that it can't even function as a political party with any seriousness...

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by casinterest
Fri Aug 12, 2022 12:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2022
Replies: 156
Views: 4587

Re: Word Game Q3 2022

Random

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by casinterest
Fri Aug 12, 2022 12:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 yrs
Replies: 116
Views: 5557

Re: Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 yrs

Good point actually, it is illegal to bring cannabis products of any kind into the USA too and if found she would have been arrested and likely convicted. I don't think it would have been a 9 year sentence but it would have been time in prison. Tugg 9 years ?? No. This was an over the top abuse of ...

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by casinterest
Fri Aug 12, 2022 12:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - 2022
Replies: 664
Views: 15613

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - 2022

Looks like LA County will likely be bringing back indoor mask mandates in a couple weeks: https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2022-07-15/l-a-headed-for-new-covid-mask-mandate-will-others-join?_amp=true I know a few universities in the area have already reinstated their own mask mandates - UCLA...

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by casinterest
Fri Aug 12, 2022 12:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Elon Musk Backing Out of Twitter Deal
Replies: 51
Views: 3544

Re: Elon Musk Backing Out of Twitter Deal

Musk is basically saying that he never did his own due diligence prior to making his bid, and that is not going to stand in court. He explicitly waived his right of diligence in an effort to pressure the Twitter board into accepting his deal over a weekend, before markets could respond the followin...

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by casinterest
Fri Aug 12, 2022 12:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 yrs
Replies: 116
Views: 5557

Re: Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 yrs

So yes, one has to be careful when you go into these backwards countries What would happen to me if I tried to take drugs into America and was caught? [...] Good point actually, it is illegal to bring cannabis products of any kind into the USA too and if found she would have been arrested and likel...

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by casinterest
Sat Aug 06, 2022 11:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Elon Musk Backing Out of Twitter Deal
Replies: 51
Views: 3544

Re: Elon Musk Backing Out of Twitter Deal

Musk today challenged the Twitter CEO to a public debate on the bot issue. This is an attempt to take the dispute out of the courtroom and into the public domain, where his fanbase will help him. He also said the deal can move forward if the bot issue is resolved to his satisfaction. But of course ...

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by casinterest
Sat Aug 06, 2022 11:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sandy Hook denial shot down in court
Replies: 26
Views: 1912

Re: Sandy Hook denial shot down in court

Alex Jones is not sorry at all about what he did with Sandy Hook or a host of other misleading lies and fabrications. He is sorry that he is going to have to pay for it. I hope that the other parents open their own suits against Jones, and other victims of his misleading and false statements raise ...

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by casinterest
Sat Aug 06, 2022 11:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 yrs
Replies: 116
Views: 5557

Re: Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 yrs

[...]Most Americans get limited to no sentences for possession anymore. [...] I get your post, except this part. It is not America where this took place and daily there are Americans that are jailed in other nations for felonies under their laws. I have not heard many people here saying she "d...

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by casinterest
Sat Aug 06, 2022 2:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1085
Views: 48632

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

I have some question about the new abortion ban in Indiana. Quote from the Guardian article: It includes limited exceptions, including in cases of rape and incest, and to protect the life and physical health of the mother. The exceptions for rape and incest are limited to 10 weeks post-fertilizatio...

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by casinterest
Sat Aug 06, 2022 2:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2022
Replies: 156
Views: 4587

Re: Word Game Q3 2022

zip

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by casinterest
Sat Aug 06, 2022 2:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 yrs
Replies: 116
Views: 5557

Re: Brittney Griner Sentenced to 9 yrs

The sentence is completely political and a negotiating tool for Russia to use as leverage. It is not about justice or any sensible view of reforming the behavior. The fawning of the right wing over this sentence is completely irresponsible and ignorant. Most Americans get limited to no sentences for...

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by casinterest
Sat Aug 06, 2022 2:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sandy Hook denial shot down in court
Replies: 26
Views: 1912

Re: Sandy Hook denial shot down in court

Alex Jones is not sorry at all about what he did with Sandy Hook or a host of other misleading lies and fabrications. He is sorry that he is going to have to pay for it. I hope that the other parents open their own suits against Jones, and other victims of his misleading and false statements raise s...

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by casinterest
Sat Aug 06, 2022 1:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Election deniers seek Secretary of State
Replies: 30
Views: 1686

Re: Election deniers seek Secretary of State

There is a question election deniers can not ever seem to answer: In my life, I have voted in three different states in different elections. Each ballot is one piece of paper. Some elections have just one race, other elections have several. But, they are all on one piece of paper. How in the world ...

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by casinterest
Sat Aug 06, 2022 1:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Memorable Meals that really were better than the sum of their parts...
Replies: 14
Views: 1045

Re: Memorable Meals that really were better than the sum of their parts...

Campbell's Tomato Soup, Grilled Cheese Sandwich , must be buttered with salted butter and American Cheese, You ever try mayo or Miracle Whip instead of butter for the grilled cheese? I prefer butter myself, I'm a purist, but every person I've made one for using mayo or Miracle Whip swears by that m...

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by casinterest
Fri Jul 29, 2022 8:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mega-Millions jackpot at 1.2 billion
Replies: 60
Views: 2556

Re: Mega-Millions jackpot at 1.2 billion

I already bought the winning ticket. You all can just donate to the cause. :) I would set up a trust for my closest family and friends. ( Maybe divide a large portion of after-tax winnings amongst them). Donate to my old school Donate to the Park services and local museums/aquariums Donate to Cancer...

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by casinterest
Fri Jul 29, 2022 8:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Election deniers seek Secretary of State
Replies: 30
Views: 1686

Re: Election deniers seek Secretary of State

There is a question election deniers can not ever seem to answer: In my life, I have voted in three different states in different elections. Each ballot is one piece of paper. Some elections have just one race, other elections have several. But, they are all on one piece of paper. How in the world ...

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by casinterest
Fri Jul 29, 2022 8:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2022
Replies: 156
Views: 4587

Re: Word Game Q3 2022

Mass

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by casinterest
Fri Jul 29, 2022 8:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pence remains mum on Jan 6 & Trump
Replies: 22
Views: 1524

Re: Pence remains mum on Jan 6 & Trump

It is almost like there was a massive coverup going on in the Trump Administration about Jan 6 https://thehill.com/policy/national-security/3579787-more-missing-texts-this-time-from-trump-dhs-officials-raise-new-jan-6-questions/ late February message to Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Inspecto...

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by casinterest
Fri Jul 29, 2022 7:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Election deniers seek Secretary of State
Replies: 30
Views: 1686

Re: Election deniers seek Secretary of State

I do find it interesting, to say the least, that a secretary of state can be voted in, who could say that election results of people who voted him/her in aren't valid. Of course their election was all 100% legit. But of course. "It was the other races where my cronies/buddies didn't win that w...

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by casinterest
Fri Jul 29, 2022 6:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Election deniers seek Secretary of State
Replies: 30
Views: 1686

Re: Election deniers seek Secretary of State

I do find it interesting, to say the least, that a secretary of state can be voted in, who could say that election results of people who voted him/her in aren't valid. Of course their election was all 100% legit. But of course. "It was the other races where my cronies/buddies didn't win that w...

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by casinterest
Fri Jul 29, 2022 5:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Election deniers seek Secretary of State
Replies: 30
Views: 1686

Re: Election deniers seek Secretary of State

Election deniers will win in places that have some very warped views of America. Alabama, Indiana seem like locks. However I would believe the rest will ultimately reject the ignorant group, Especially as more in your face campaign ads start running this fall.

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by casinterest
Fri Jul 29, 2022 4:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2022
Replies: 156
Views: 4587

Re: Word Game Q3 2022

Hurricane

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by casinterest
Fri Jul 29, 2022 1:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump Claims ‘Nobody Got to the Bottom of 9/11’
Replies: 26
Views: 1636

Re: Trump Claims ‘Nobody Got to the Bottom of 9/11’

Wow, this is positively craven. Amid a recent flurry of criticism from 9/11 families about a Saudi-backed LIV golf event at one of his clubs, Trump was asked today how he responds to criticism about being in business with the Saudis. For background there have been protests planned and the families ...

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by casinterest
Thu Jul 28, 2022 7:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Gasoline prices, it hurts.
Replies: 682
Views: 45832

Re: Gasoline prices, it hurts.

In these trying times of high gasoline prices, let's give a hand to Shell for barely making an 11.5 billion dollar profit. https://finance.yahoo.com/news/shell-reports-record-profit-11-061117220.html Shell posted record results on Thursday, with a $11.5 billion second-quarter profit smashing the mar...

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by casinterest
Thu Jul 28, 2022 2:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Electoral Count Act Reform
Replies: 72
Views: 3235

Re: Electoral Count Act Reform

We are at that part of the story, where it currently isn't looking good for the act in terms of congressional action. The best thing that could happen is for the Senate to create a bill in August or September, and give it over to reconciliation with the House. Then the Jan 6 committee could create ...

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