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by casinterest
Sat Sep 17, 2022 2:56 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 - Vaccine News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 622
Views: 73967

Re: COVID-19 - Vaccine News and Discussion Thread

I do not recommend getting the flu vaccine and Covid19 vaccine together. I did so 4 days ago. Today both vaccines must be surging antibodies as antibodies cause symptoms. I had to cancel a dance event and other people vaccinated at the same time echo'd feeling the same as I do. I'm pro-vaccine, but...

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by casinterest
Fri Sep 16, 2022 5:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread - Q3 2022
Replies: 202
Views: 7819

Re: Five Word Story Thread - Q3 2022

readytotaxi wrote:
E-I-E-I-O

Can I buy a consonant

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by casinterest
Fri Sep 16, 2022 4:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Skyscraper fire - Changsha CHina
Replies: 7
Views: 972

Re: Skyscraper fire - Changsha CHina

I really hope that most of them got out. That fire looks horrendous. I am guessing the fire suppression system is not present or failed.

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by casinterest
Fri Sep 16, 2022 3:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Housing Catastrophe: Where are the Feds? The opposition?
Replies: 94
Views: 4554

Re: Housing Catastrophe: Where are the Feds? The opposition?

Fair enough, we can agree to disagree on the right policy mix. I can tell you what won't work at all: letting the market manage itself. Builders do NOT want to build for anyone making less than 200K a year anymore. Therefore, they don't want to build for 98% of Americans. Zoning restriction reform ...

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by casinterest
Fri Sep 16, 2022 3:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2022
Replies: 314
Views: 11237

Re: Word Game Q3 2022

spoiled

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by casinterest
Fri Sep 16, 2022 2:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 8774
Views: 623167

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

I doubt Georgia would purposely start a war, but it would be good news for Ukraine, and would probably get the Crimean going again against Russia. Isn't there a big majority of people in Crimea who favour being Russian? From 2014 to 2019, yes. Russia (with support and investments of few oligarchs, ...

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by casinterest
Fri Sep 16, 2022 2:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Housing Catastrophe: Where are the Feds? The opposition?
Replies: 94
Views: 4554

Re: Housing Catastrophe: Where are the Feds? The opposition?

Yet if it was up to Biden or whatever the opposition is to Biden IS, or even the media, you would think nothing is happening. I don't disagree with you that this is a problem. But I don't know where you're coming from when you assert that nobody is talking about this. It's been headlines for severa...

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by casinterest
Thu Sep 15, 2022 9:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 8774
Views: 623167

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

I doubt Georgia would purposely start a war, but it would be good news for Ukraine, and would probably get the Crimean going again against Russia.

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by casinterest
Thu Sep 15, 2022 8:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 - Vaccine News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 622
Views: 73967

Re: COVID-19 - Vaccine News and Discussion Thread

I do not recommend getting the flu vaccine and Covid19 vaccine together. I did so 4 days ago. Today both vaccines must be surging antibodies as antibodies cause symptoms. I had to cancel a dance event and other people vaccinated at the same time echo'd feeling the same as I do. I'm pro-vaccine, but...

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by casinterest
Thu Sep 15, 2022 6:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Attacks on Benghazi
Replies: 8
Views: 930

Re: The Attacks on Benghazi

Not much to decipher. A surprise attack rising out of a protest. There was bravery that night, but so much of it was swept under by politically malignant forces on the right. https://www.vox.com/2018/11/20/17996134/did-the-cia-nsa-or-anyone-else-have-intel-that-an-attack-was-coming Senate Select Com...

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by casinterest
Thu Sep 15, 2022 1:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2022
Replies: 314
Views: 11237

Re: Word Game Q3 2022

Politicians

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by casinterest
Thu Sep 15, 2022 2:03 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1133
Views: 55068

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

Pence and Graham are the reason I always lower expectations of all the "Don't Tread on Me" flag flying folks. They don't want anyone to tread on their rights, but they are fine in destroying others rights. The reason for that is they don't see civil rights as a balance between all people ...

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by casinterest
Wed Sep 14, 2022 4:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1133
Views: 55068

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

And here comes Mike Pence in his effort to back Lindsey Graham's Bill. The Sharia law faction of the GOP that wants to use the fascist wing to implement Religion into the US law. https://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2022/09/14/mike_pence_abortion_bans_more_important_than_short-term_politics_1...

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by casinterest
Wed Sep 14, 2022 4:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: BMO Harris broke the law. What do I get?
Replies: 11
Views: 912

Re: BMO Harris broke the law. What do I get?

My thought is that they didn't process the request until after the BOA was processed. but either way, You don't have much of a case.



Try again in a few years after a good credit history on the BOA card.

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by casinterest
Wed Sep 14, 2022 4:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1133
Views: 55068

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

And here comes Mike Pence in his effort to back Lindsey Graham's Bill. The Sharia law faction of the GOP that wants to use the fascist wing to implement Religion into the US law. https://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2022/09/14/mike_pence_abortion_bans_more_important_than_short-term_politics_14...

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by casinterest
Wed Sep 14, 2022 1:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2022
Replies: 314
Views: 11237

Re: Word Game Q3 2022

Coastal

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by casinterest
Wed Sep 14, 2022 1:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kenneth Starr has died what is your non-political opinion of the guy?
Replies: 4
Views: 702

Re: Kenneth Starr has died what is your non-political opinion of the guy?

How can there be a non political opinion of a man that only exists in our collective knowledge due to politics?

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by casinterest
Wed Sep 14, 2022 1:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1133
Views: 55068

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

Yeah, direct conflict of the old "this should be a state decided issue!" trope. He is doing it to try and get the noose off the necks of every Republican that runs in a competitive district. However he is just highlighting the issue. Tugg I don't see how it gets the noose off of their nec...

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by casinterest
Tue Sep 13, 2022 9:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1133
Views: 55068

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

Looks like Lindsey didn't get the memo about putting the issue on the backburner for this election cycle. It also goes against that old GOP argument of States Rights. https://time.com/6213018/lindsey-graham-senate-abortion-ban/ Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina introduced a bill on Tuesday that...

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by casinterest
Tue Sep 13, 2022 8:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: US supreme court overturns abortion rights, upending Roe vs. Wade
Replies: 1133
Views: 55068

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

Looks like Lindsey didn't get the memo about putting the issue on the backburner for this election cycle. It also goes against that old GOP argument of States Rights. The article points out some very flawed arguments here, and makes Abortion even more of an issue for this cycle. Has Lindsey decided ...

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by casinterest
Tue Sep 13, 2022 8:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Gasoline prices, it hurts.
Replies: 694
Views: 49533

Re: Gasoline prices, it hurts.

Just remember the Administration is releasing 1 million barrels a day of strategic reserve oil until the end of this month. This bought the oil industry time to ramp up production. See what happens when we work together? However looking at the numbers , industry won't quite match the 1 mm bbl/day b...

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by casinterest
Tue Sep 13, 2022 2:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings
Replies: 503
Views: 27144

Re: January 6 Committee public presentations and hearings

The Jan 6 grand jury subpoenas increased to 40 this week. This is widely believed to be in preparation for the 60 day "quiet" period the DoJ observes before an election, to avoid the perception of influencing results. So we will likely not hear much more on the grand jury until after the ...

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by casinterest
Tue Sep 13, 2022 2:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2022
Replies: 314
Views: 11237

Re: Word Game Q3 2022

dehydration

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by casinterest
Tue Sep 13, 2022 2:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Gasoline prices, it hurts.
Replies: 694
Views: 49533

Re: Gasoline prices, it hurts.

https://oilprice.com/Energy/Crude-Oil/Permian-Oil-Production-Is-Set-To-Hit-A-Record-High.html Here comes the production increases, right as the demand falls . Crude oil production in the Permian Basin is set to hit a record high next month, adding 66,000 bpd from September to 5.413 million bpd, the ...

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by casinterest
Mon Sep 12, 2022 10:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Housing Catastrophe: Where are the Feds? The opposition?
Replies: 94
Views: 4554

Re: Housing Catastrophe: Where are the Feds? The opposition?

The "Housing Crisis" usually has a solution. It is called market correction Markets will correct for overpriced homes. We saw in 2007-2010, and we will see it again soon. Homes spiraled in prices, and with higher rates, buyers will vanish. Those that look to flip homes, invest in them may ...

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by casinterest
Mon Sep 12, 2022 4:15 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Blue Origin - Tests, Launches, Developments
Replies: 65
Views: 17926

Re: Blue Origin - Tests, Launches, Developments

https://youtu.be/SqAVWvOT-1c?t=4831

Link from launch

1 minute in around max -q, New Shepherd had an anomaly and the capsule emergency escape was activated.
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Blue origin had an unplanned test of it's capsule escape system today.
https://youtu.be/SqAVWvOT-1c?t=4831

Link from launch

1 minute in around max -q, New Shepherd had an anomaly and the capsule emergency escape was activated.

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by casinterest
Mon Sep 12, 2022 3:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Greenland Ice Sheet to Lead to 10 Inches of Sea Level Rise Minimum by 2100
Replies: 91
Views: 3777

Re: Greenland Ice Sheet to Lead to 10 Inches of Sea Level Rise Minimum by 2100

You can all play here on the doomsday scenarios. https://coast.noaa.gov/slr/#/layer/slr/0/-9633930.158877553/3554787.961521347/14/satellite/none/0.8/2050/interHigh/midAccretion Many predict that it will be the Antarctic glaciers that cause the biggest issues. Especially the "Doomsday Glacier&qu...

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by casinterest
Mon Sep 12, 2022 2:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2022
Replies: 314
Views: 11237

Re: Word Game Q3 2022

quench

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by casinterest
Fri Sep 09, 2022 4:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 8774
Views: 623167

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

Looks like an elongated bulge going to the right, unfortunately, when re-capturing territory it becomes a political nightmare to tell those now liberated that you have to withdraw (shorten lines) to preserve the gains that have been made. The bulge seems open to assault from the top and bottom of t...

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by casinterest
Fri Sep 09, 2022 3:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 8774
Views: 623167

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

We are reaching the Wolverine stage of the invasion. Russia is starting to lose control of the lines of advance. https://news.yahoo.com/general-staff-ukraines-armed-forces-133909946.html Quote: "Conscious Ukrainians, no matter where they are, in occupied Crimea or in the occupied territories of...

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by casinterest
Fri Sep 09, 2022 2:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Vegas official arrested for reporter murder
Replies: 10
Views: 800

Re: Vegas official arrested for reporter murder

Well here you go. https://abcnews.go.com/US/county-official-arrested-connection-murder-las-vegas-journalist/story?id=89499026 A Nevada county official has been arrested and charged with murder in connection with the death of a Las Vegas investigative journalist, according to authorities. Robert Tel...

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by casinterest
Fri Sep 09, 2022 3:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Vegas official arrested for reporter murder
Replies: 10
Views: 800

Re: Vegas official arrested for reporter murder

Now we will have to let justice examine whether this guy was off his rocker enough to actually murder the reporter. It does seem like it. How? Nothing in any of the coverage has said this. Well here you go. https://abcnews.go.com/US/county-official-arrested-connection-murder-las-vegas-journalist/st...

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by casinterest
Fri Sep 09, 2022 2:58 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.
Replies: 632
Views: 44710

Re: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.

Here is the motion filed by the DoJ today, which requests a stay on the injunction for FBI review, but only for the classified records. For non-classified records, the DoJ agrees to the injunction, pending an appeal. There are also a very brief to motion to appeal, and a brief motion to release the...

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by casinterest
Thu Sep 08, 2022 7:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Raleigh / Durham Aviation Thread - 2022
Replies: 246
Views: 42294

Re: Raleigh / Durham Aviation Thread - 2022

For those championing RDU-SJC, I can’t see a valid business case for that in today’s climate. That route ties up a lot of aircraft time for low returns, especially with business travel and the tech sector both being down. There are many hubs between the two cities that provide ample connection oppo...

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by casinterest
Thu Sep 08, 2022 5:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 8774
Views: 623167

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

.... Recall way back when Zelinsky was announcing that the priority is to liberate the south? The amount of mis-direction being thrown out there makes my head spin. bt Fella's gotta earn his keep, eh? :) If him saying something saves Ukrainian lives and helps liberate Ukrainian territories... then ...

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by casinterest
Thu Sep 08, 2022 5:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Biden's speech on MAGA
Replies: 68
Views: 4290

Re: Biden's speech on MAGA

Oh Wow, The Lincoln Project struck hard and True. The Ad is Genius. That they bought ad time on the Local Cable for Fox news when Trump was watching is perfect. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BJ0vPIo9eyY https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/donald-trump-legal-fox-ad-b216289...

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by casinterest
Thu Sep 08, 2022 5:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: UPDATE: Queen Elizabeth has died
Replies: 207
Views: 12387

Re: Queen Elizabeth Has Passed RIP

https://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/live-q ... DIMGQQDGU/

A lot of people's lives. Anyone born after Feb 6,1952.
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Kiwirob wrote:
A sad day, she’s been there my entire life.

https://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/live-q ... DIMGQQDGU/

A lot of people's lives. Anyone born after Feb 6,1952.

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by casinterest
Thu Sep 08, 2022 5:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Social Studies homework at Bradenton, Florida school: "2020 election was stolen"
Replies: 31
Views: 2076

Re: Social Studies homework at Bradenton, Florida school: "2020 election was stolen"

I'm sure Gov. DeSantis would applaud this "brave" substitute teacher for the inferences made in the homework assignment. Manatee school district to review controversial homework assignment Source: ABC7 News Sarasota I have to admit, its kind of slick. It doesn't come out and say anything ...

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by casinterest
Thu Sep 08, 2022 4:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: UPDATE: Queen Elizabeth has died
Replies: 207
Views: 12387

Re: Queen under medical supervision as doctors are concerned for her health

Sky news presenters have changed to wearing black also. I wonder if she has passed and just waiting for family who just landed at ABZ before an official announcement . I didn't mention it earlier, but since you've raised the possibility... One of my daughters works as a video editor and has high-up...

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by casinterest
Thu Sep 08, 2022 3:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Fox News working hard to villainize sex & LGTBQ information
Replies: 56
Views: 2954

Re: Fax News working hard to villainize sex & LGTBQ information

Welcome to the Money Making machine that Fox News is. Click bait for the uneducated, Angry , and Abusive folks on the far right. They need to make money and drive Anger. This article sounds like everything checks the boxes for the advertisers and marketing execs at Fox news. I am still amazed at how...

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by casinterest
Thu Sep 08, 2022 3:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: UPDATE: Queen Elizabeth has died
Replies: 207
Views: 12387

Re: Queen under medical supervision as doctors are concerned for her health

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elizabeth_II
https://www.royal.uk/her-majesty-the-queen

Articles and insight on a long life in the Monarchy of the UK.
Time waits for no one, and it seems we will be marking time with a King of England rather soon.

May she be comfortable at this time
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elizabeth_II
https://www.royal.uk/her-majesty-the-queen

Articles and insight on a long life in the Monarchy of the UK.
Time waits for no one, and it seems we will be marking time with a King of England rather soon.

May she be comfortable at this time

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by casinterest
Thu Sep 08, 2022 2:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Vegas official arrested for reporter murder
Replies: 10
Views: 800

Re: Vegas official arrested for reporter murder

It seems you failed to mention an important detail from the linked article that this guy lost reelection last June to his own subordinate. Clearly not the smoothest rock in the box. Now he'll go away to the klink where he belongs. You mean he lost in the primary. So you inferring he blames the repo...

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by casinterest
Thu Sep 08, 2022 2:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Biden's speech on MAGA
Replies: 68
Views: 4290

Re: Biden's speech on MAGA

Good Article on where things stand. https://www.theatlantic.com/newsletters/archive/2022/09/the-nihilism-of-maga-world/671355/ For Biden even to mention something like abortion undermined the more important part of his speech, which is that MAGA is a movement that doesn’t believe in anything but vi...

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by casinterest
Wed Sep 07, 2022 6:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 8774
Views: 623167

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - *Discussion* Thread

The following should be translated and broadcast across Russia. https://www.cnn.com/2022/09/06/china/li-zhanshu-vladimir-putin-china-russia-high-level-meeting-intl-hnk/index.html "We have lost nothing and are not going to lose anything. Our main gain is the strengthening of our sovereignty. We ...

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by casinterest
Wed Sep 07, 2022 4:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2022
Replies: 314
Views: 11237

Re: Word Game Q3 2022

Potion

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by casinterest
Wed Sep 07, 2022 4:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Biden's speech on MAGA
Replies: 68
Views: 4290

Re: Biden's speech on MAGA

Good Article on where things stand. https://www.theatlantic.com/newsletters/archive/2022/09/the-nihilism-of-maga-world/671355/ For Biden even to mention something like abortion undermined the more important part of his speech, which is that MAGA is a movement that doesn’t believe in anything but vio...

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by casinterest
Wed Sep 07, 2022 3:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.
Replies: 632
Views: 44710

Re: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.

Recovered documents include top secret documents on another country's nuclear capabilities that are shown only to officials on a "need to know" basis https://www.rollingstone.com/politics/politics-news/donald-trump-nuclear-secrets-classified-documents-mar-a-lago-raid-1234587730/ https://w...

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by casinterest
Tue Sep 06, 2022 3:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.
Replies: 632
Views: 44710

Re: Mar-A-Lago raided by FBI.

So according to Bill Barr and a host of others, the Federal Trump Judge that approved the Special Master may be completely off base. https://www.businessinsider.com/legal-experts-raise-doubts-over-judges-mar-a-lago-ruling-2022-9 I don't think a special master makes sense in connection with executive...

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by casinterest
Tue Sep 06, 2022 2:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q3 2022
Replies: 314
Views: 11237

Re: Word Game Q3 2022

Soothe

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