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by seb146
Tue Feb 15, 2022 7:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Prediction: This will have no impact upon Trump's fans
Replies: 25
Views: 2636

Re: Prediction: This will have no impact upon Trump's fans

Geeze. When will this drama ever end? I feel like every couple of months, some new details regarding T***p, his family or his business surface, but so far no one is behind bars. It's kinda frightening to think when all these smoke clears but no fire at the end. And that he's running again in 2024. ...

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by seb146
Tue Feb 15, 2022 4:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Prediction: This will have no impact upon Trump's fans
Replies: 25
Views: 2636

Re: Prediction: This will have no impact upon Trump's fans

So, he can not show We The People his tax documents but he can show his loan officers? He is under audit, after all. How can he NOT show We The People because he is under audit but he CAN show his loan people, his accountants, his banks?

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by seb146
Tue Feb 15, 2022 4:04 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airports you’ve flown into on one airline and out on another
Replies: 30
Views: 2394

Re: Airports you’ve flown into on one airline and out on another

HNL-OGG on HA and OGG-LAX on DL
JNU-SEA on AS and SEA-PDX on CO

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by seb146
Mon Feb 14, 2022 7:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Super Bowl! (Does anyone really care?)
Replies: 49
Views: 3179

Re: The Super Bowl! (Does anyone really care?)

Decent halftime performance I'm going to have to disagree with this one. 1: Starting off with two clearly arthritic guys trying to recreate their lives on the streets, while they've been living in gated compounds for over twenty years, was a little precious. 2: Were we really supposed to believe th...

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by seb146
Mon Feb 14, 2022 7:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Joe Rogan Spotify Contoversy
Replies: 66
Views: 4226

Re: Joe Rogan Spotify Contoversy

Always good to see you! If a woman has been told she is not physically able to carry to term, whether that be because she is not fully developed (read: child) or ectopic pregnancy or cancer or any number of reasons up to and including she just don't wanna carry a child and, yes, vaccines. Give her ...

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by seb146
Mon Feb 14, 2022 7:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: "Freedom Convoy 2022" in Canada
Replies: 507
Views: 26828

Re: "Freedom Convoy 2022" in Canada

I know this has already been covered but I am frustrated by it too: After over a year of supply chain issues and product not getting to consumers, these selfish people have the nerve to add to that because they don't want to wear a cloth over their mouth for like five minutes that could protect som...

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by seb146
Sun Feb 13, 2022 4:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Dumb math (arithmetic, really) question
Replies: 18
Views: 2261

Re: Dumb math (arithmetic, really) question

Airstud wrote:
seb146 wrote:
Would year two be $7459 and year three $8317?


Remember there is a $6K contribution each year so those years could not possibly be less than $12K and $18K respectively.


Yes, I saw that as soon as I posted the first time. Tugg is right.

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by seb146
Sun Feb 13, 2022 4:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: "Freedom Convoy 2022" in Canada
Replies: 507
Views: 26828

Re: "Freedom Convoy 2022" in Canada

I know this has already been covered but I am frustrated by it too: After over a year of supply chain issues and product not getting to consumers, these selfish people have the nerve to add to that because they don't want to wear a cloth over their mouth for like five minutes that could protect some...

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by seb146
Sun Feb 13, 2022 5:53 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Dumb math (arithmetic, really) question
Replies: 18
Views: 2261

Re: Dumb math (arithmetic, really) question

Would year two be $7459 and year three $8317? I am dreadful at this sort of thing. I was moved from peon to management last June and given all sorts of benefits, I guess. The brosband knows these things because his parents were always doing this stuff. When I get a letter from work, I open it and ha...

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by seb146
Sun Feb 13, 2022 5:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Joe Rogan Spotify Contoversy
Replies: 66
Views: 4226

Re: Joe Rogan Spotify Contoversy

If you believe in a woman determining her own health care, you can not and will not ever be a Republican. . By determining her own health care, do you mean a woman has a right to choose whether or not to get vaccinated, or did you mean you consider pregnancy an illness? Always good to see you! If a...

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by seb146
Sat Feb 12, 2022 5:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Super Bowl! (Does anyone really care?)
Replies: 49
Views: 3179

Re: The Super Bowl! (Does anyone really care?)

I made EVERYONE else work while I watched The Weeknd AND my Bucs won. And? :) No the one where you called Adam Levine flabby! I took your gay card away for a week! Anyway the worst part is going to grocery stores tomorrow I am getting there early! I completely forgot he did a show! I am not into hi...

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by seb146
Sat Feb 12, 2022 6:49 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Joe Rogan Spotify Contoversy
Replies: 66
Views: 4226

Re: Joe Rogan Spotify Contoversy

And People are comparing Joe Rogan to fox news and are making him out to be a right wing nut job. He is anything but right wing. Here is a video montage that proves it. (Warning: Some expletive language is heard in the clip) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QiejPMHhtTQ Identity politics have gotten ...

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by seb146
Sat Feb 12, 2022 6:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Super Bowl! (Does anyone really care?)
Replies: 49
Views: 3179

Re: The Super Bowl! (Does anyone really care?)

I kinda want the team who has not won in a long time to win. wait... who is playing? Baltimore Colts and Houston Oilers? I guess... Houston Oilers? oh.... I've just been informed it is the Rams (they are in Los Angeles now??) and Cincinnati Bengals? meh.... Bengals, I guess. I am all about Halftime...

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by seb146
Sat Feb 12, 2022 6:43 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Super Bowl! (Does anyone really care?)
Replies: 49
Views: 3179

Re: The Super Bowl! (Does anyone really care?)

LabQuest wrote:
Its an excuse to have a party with it on in the background.


I have the perfect story for this!

Picture it: Moscow, Idaho, 1993. Oh, there is more, but some details are fuzzy. Not of that night as, for some reason, I was the only sober person there. But, still, a VERY memorable weekend!

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by seb146
Sat Feb 12, 2022 6:33 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Super Bowl! (Does anyone really care?)
Replies: 49
Views: 3179

Re: The Super Bowl! (Does anyone really care?)

I kinda want the team who has not won in a long time to win. wait... who is playing? Baltimore Colts and Houston Oilers? I guess... Houston Oilers? oh.... I've just been informed it is the Rams (they are in Los Angeles now??) and Cincinnati Bengals? meh.... Bengals, I guess. I am all about Halftime!...

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by seb146
Sat Feb 12, 2022 6:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Joe Rogan Spotify Contoversy
Replies: 66
Views: 4226

Re: Joe Rogan Spotify Contoversy

This whole thing started because of his covid misinformation. If he wants to talk about space aliens and ghosts and such, fine. But, when people end up sick or dead because of medical misinformation, he should be held accountable. Like the latest "cure" for covid being white pine needle t...

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by seb146
Fri Feb 11, 2022 6:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022
Replies: 177
Views: 14067

Re: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022

i wonder how much of this US production will be exported ? A lot of it. The few refineries in the United States are owned by multi-national corporations. Royal Dutch Shell, ExxonMobil, BP, Tesoro.... they can ship gas and oil anywhere that will pay the most. The kicker is the narrative will be &quo...

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by seb146
Fri Feb 11, 2022 6:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Unite the Right / Jan 6 - Legal Impacts - A thread
Replies: 123
Views: 13279

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

It appears that Trump used personal phone calls on Jan 6. with no official records between himself and the others that called him that day . https://www.cnn.com/2022/02/10/politics/trump-white-house-records/index.html The records the House select committee has obtained do not contain entries of pho...

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by seb146
Fri Feb 11, 2022 6:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Joe Rogan Spotify Contoversy
Replies: 66
Views: 4226

Re: Joe Rogan Spotify Contoversy

Some day maybe people will look into why poor rural areas keep tuning into ideas and politicians that keep them poor and rural. We already know this, though. Just listen to any AM host. They constantly use "us vs. them" to push far right wing ideas like health care should be for-profit an...

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by seb146
Fri Feb 11, 2022 6:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your favorite city skyline?
Replies: 53
Views: 3579

Re: Your favorite city skyline?

As much as I love Vancouver, I would have to disagree. You have to be standing in a specific spot and it is beautiful. But there are just generic buildings. Harbour Center is the exception. I guess I like diversity in my skyline. Like Seattle or San Francisco. I disagree with this, quite a few newe...

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by seb146
Thu Feb 10, 2022 7:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Joe Rogan Spotify Contoversy
Replies: 66
Views: 4226

Re: Joe Rogan Spotify Contoversy

I don't care for Joe Rogan and the n-word should not be used in any context. However, why is it that the woke mob only cares when a White person uses it (regardless of the context)? With every day use of the word among non-White artists, celebrities, and maybe even within their friends, why is it t...

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by seb146
Thu Feb 10, 2022 7:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your favorite city skyline?
Replies: 53
Views: 3579

Re: Your favorite city skyline?

As much as I love Vancouver, I would have to disagree. You have to be standing in a specific spot and it is beautiful. But there are just generic buildings. Harbour Center is the exception. I guess I like diversity in my skyline. Like Seattle or San Francisco.

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by seb146
Thu Feb 10, 2022 7:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Legitimate Political Discourse?
Replies: 38
Views: 2176

Re: Legitimate Political Discourse?

In the days after 2016 election for President, Hillary Clinton and Democrats did look at and asked for reviews by MI and PA election officials to see if any irregularities that benefited Trump due to the narrow difference in the raw votes in those states. In the end there were very few issues, more...

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by seb146
Wed Feb 09, 2022 3:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Joe Rogan Spotify Contoversy
Replies: 66
Views: 4226

Re: Joe Rogan Spotify Contoversy

The twice impeached, one term former president weighs in: https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2079213?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=Sendible&utm_campaign=RSS&fbclid=IwAR3e7zBE78_uYP4ZeZLoaMUorS03gvjcbDi29lyy6akHko5GPSIz-IlBkD0 Rogan has given a voice to some shady characters, also https://uprox...

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by seb146
Wed Feb 09, 2022 3:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Legitimate Political Discourse?
Replies: 38
Views: 2176

Re: Legitimate Political Discourse?

Both parties do it, if they think it suits their goals. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2011_Wisconsin_protests Does anyone doubt, if Trump won, there would have been riots? The people of Wisconsin PEACEFULLY made their voiced heard over their own state legislature passing laws that were unpopular. T...

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by seb146
Wed Feb 09, 2022 3:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Legitimate Political Discourse?
Replies: 38
Views: 2176

Re: Legitimate Political Discourse?

Democrats try to run on issues while Republicans insist voter fraud by Democrats and Killary and Barak Hussein Obama born in Kenya and child trafficking from a pizza parlor are legitimate reasons to take away voting and speech from legal Americans and demand an election be reversed. I have not seen...

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by seb146
Tue Feb 08, 2022 6:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your favorite city skyline?
Replies: 53
Views: 3579

Re: Your favorite city skyline?

Reno, Spokane, and Boise are nice. Salt Lake City, too.

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by seb146
Tue Feb 08, 2022 6:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Legitimate Political Discourse?
Replies: 38
Views: 2176

Re: Legitimate Political Discourse?

The days of legitimate political discourse are long gone and if you think it's strictly a GOP thing well there isn't much left to discuss. Democrats try to run on issues while Republicans insist voter fraud by Democrats and Killary and Barak Hussein Obama born in Kenya and child trafficking from a ...

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by seb146
Tue Feb 08, 2022 6:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Joe Rogan Spotify Contoversy
Replies: 66
Views: 4226

Re: Joe Rogan Spotify Contoversy

This whole thing started because of his covid misinformation. If he wants to talk about space aliens and ghosts and such, fine. But, when people end up sick or dead because of medical misinformation, he should be held accountable. Like the latest "cure" for covid being white pine needle t...

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by seb146
Mon Feb 07, 2022 6:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Joe Rogan Spotify Contoversy
Replies: 66
Views: 4226

Re: Joe Rogan Spotify Contoversy

This whole thing started because of his covid misinformation. If he wants to talk about space aliens and ghosts and such, fine. But, when people end up sick or dead because of medical misinformation, he should be held accountable. Like the latest "cure" for covid being white pine needle te...

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by seb146
Mon Feb 07, 2022 5:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Unite the Right / Jan 6 - Legal Impacts - A thread
Replies: 123
Views: 13279

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

In my view, it only happened because we have so few actual threats that the security directors treated their jobs as pure patronage jobs with no need to perform actual work. They were fat, lazy walruses collecting a paycheck for a threat they believed would never come. It's more than that. A distur...

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by seb146
Sun Feb 06, 2022 4:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022
Replies: 177
Views: 14067

Re: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022

https://www.nikkei.com/article/DGXZQOGN02ERY0S2A200C2000000/ Biden is reportedly asking China, Japan, South Korea, and India to cooperate and redirect LNG to Europe. What make American government think China, Japan, Korea will have enough excess to agree with such.proposal, when China is Russia's a...

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by seb146
Sat Feb 05, 2022 6:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Minneapolis Police fatally shoot Black man during warrant
Replies: 121
Views: 6207

Re: Minneapolis Police fatally shoot Black man during warrant

MPD conducted a no-knock warrant at an apartment, a Black man named Amir Locke was under a blanket and pulled out a pistol, leading the police to fatally shoot him. Authorities said he was not the subject of the warrant, and he legally carried the firearm. No-knock search warrants have now been sus...

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by seb146
Fri Feb 04, 2022 6:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022
Replies: 177
Views: 14067

Re: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022

We know it takes more than OPEC to control prices. And the tired old speculators argument is just that, tired and old. We need a lot more oil and gas exploration. What regulates prices is, after all, the interactions of demand AND supply. The world is clearly begging for more oil. People will suffe...

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by seb146
Fri Feb 04, 2022 6:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anti-Jewish Hate Pamphlets Reported Throughout South Florida
Replies: 33
Views: 2239

Re: Anti-Jewish Hate Pamphlets Reported Throughout South Florida

From the governor of Florida: https://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/fabiola-santiago/article257924133.html https://www.cnn.com/2022/01/31/politics/ron-desantis-anti-semitic-protests/index.html Not only does he believe this is a "false flag" (read: Democrats are doing t...

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by seb146
Fri Feb 04, 2022 5:30 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anti-Jewish Hate Pamphlets Reported Throughout South Florida
Replies: 33
Views: 2239

Re: Anti-Jewish Hate Pamphlets Reported Throughout South Florida

From the governor of Florida: https://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/fabiola-santiago/article257924133.html https://www.cnn.com/2022/01/31/politics/ron-desantis-anti-semitic-protests/index.html Not only does he believe this is a "false flag" (read: Democrats are doing th...

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by seb146
Fri Feb 04, 2022 5:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022
Replies: 177
Views: 14067

Re: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022

Shell, Exxon, Chevron all post profits in 2021. Executives get raises and bonuses. https://www.cnbc.com/2022/02/03/shell-earnings-q4-2021.html https://www.cnn.com/2022/02/01/business/exxonmobil-earnings/index.html https://www.wsj.com/articles/exxon-chevron-hit-gushers-of-cash-as-big-oil-companies-lu...

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by seb146
Wed Feb 02, 2022 7:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer to retire
Replies: 315
Views: 18541

Re: US Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer to retire

Here is the full snip from the speech and you can see that she didn't put down the other half. I was watching her give the speech. Whoever she put down she lost the election. That was good enough for me. She won the popular vote (a MAJORITY of Americans voted for her) and, yet, she and Obama did no...

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by seb146
Tue Feb 01, 2022 7:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anti-Jewish Hate Pamphlets Reported Throughout South Florida
Replies: 33
Views: 2239

Re: Anti-Jewish Hate Pamphlets Reported Throughout South Florida

Are you saying the kind of messages in these pamphlets are not a concern? Because violence is low now does not mean it will remain that way - someone is obviously trying to stoke it. Not I just find it odd that countless actual violent bigoted attacks have been occurring in NYC. Link above. Never a...

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by seb146
Tue Feb 01, 2022 7:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer to retire
Replies: 315
Views: 18541

Re: US Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer to retire

Or, was HRC correct when she categorized 25% of the United States as "basket of deplorables?" She was not. She not only insulted the far right base of the electorate but most if not all of the middle so it was closer to 50% big part of the reason she got beat by someone who never held off...

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by seb146
Mon Jan 31, 2022 8:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Unite the Right / Jan 6 - Legal Impacts - A thread
Replies: 123
Views: 13279

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

Using the military to seize voting machines, too https://www.npr.org/2022/01/23/1075219215/jan-6-panel-is-investigating-a-trump-administration-plan-to-seize-voting-machine https://www.forbes.com/sites/nicholasreimann/2020/12/19/trump-reportedly-asked-advisors-about-deploying-military-to-overturn-ele...

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by seb146
Sun Jan 30, 2022 4:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Adult child molester to serve sentence in juvenile facility
Replies: 46
Views: 2860

Re: Adult child molester to serve sentence in juvenile facility

Gascon is following California law. This law was probably made for a very good reason and not this one specific case.

Rape has very little to do with age or gender. No, she should not serve her sentence in a juvenile facility obviously.

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by seb146
Sun Jan 30, 2022 5:33 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Loss of Challenger - Anniversary
Replies: 18
Views: 1191

Re: Loss of Challenger - Anniversary

We went to the space museum in Los Angeles a few years ago. Endeavour is on display. THE Endeavour that went into space! I was fangirling!! When I was a child, I remember watching the news about testing for Space Shuttles over Edwards AFB! And there we were, RIGHT FREAKIN NEXT TO ONE!!! The room has...

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by seb146
Sun Jan 30, 2022 5:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer to retire
Replies: 315
Views: 18541

Re: US Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer to retire

When Democrats had two opportunities to seat justices, Republicans played politics. Now, Republicans are complaining about Biden playing politics. Here is what should happen, since Republicans are hand wringing over playing politics: Biden should seat a Black woman to replace Breyer. Then, expand t...

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by seb146
Sat Jan 29, 2022 5:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer to retire
Replies: 315
Views: 18541

Re: US Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer to retire

When Democrats had two opportunities to seat justices, Republicans played politics. Now, Republicans are complaining about Biden playing politics. Here is what should happen, since Republicans are hand wringing over playing politics: Biden should seat a Black woman to replace Breyer. Then, expand th...

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by seb146
Sat Jan 29, 2022 5:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Top 007 Song Openers
Replies: 55
Views: 2644

Re: Top 007 Song Openers

Lulu? Anyone? I like Billie Eilish's theme. It is hauntingly beautiful. I have always liked Rita Coolidge so "All Time High" is great. I know it is not an official Bond Song, but my absolute favorite is "Never Say Never Again" by Lani Hall. When you compare Never Say Never Again...

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by seb146
Fri Jan 28, 2022 6:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Top 007 Song Openers
Replies: 55
Views: 2644

Re: Top 007 Song Openers

Lulu? Anyone?

I like Billie Eilish's theme. It is hauntingly beautiful. I have always liked Rita Coolidge so "All Time High" is great.

I know it is not an official Bond Song, but my absolute favorite is "Never Say Never Again" by Lani Hall.

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by seb146
Fri Jan 28, 2022 6:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Adult child molester to serve sentence in juvenile facility
Replies: 46
Views: 2860

Re: Adult child molester to serve sentence in juvenile facility

Did anyone read this from the DA's (Gascon) office? ...Tubbs likely will not face punishment proportionate to the victim's trauma," the D.A.'s letter to Barger said. The California Legislature had a good reason for passing this law. One mistake is made and, suddenly, "state's rights" ...

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by seb146
Fri Jan 28, 2022 6:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer to retire
Replies: 315
Views: 18541

Re: US Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer to retire

Listen to any right wing pundit from Fox or OANN or Newsmax or AM talk radio. They all launch into CRT and "liberal racism" and so forth. There are extremely qualified minorities that can be seated on the Supreme Court. Actually, there is zero law that says it even has to be a lawyer. Or ...

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by seb146
Fri Jan 28, 2022 6:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Eric Trump invokes fifth amendment about Trump Organization fraud
Replies: 69
Views: 4116

Re: Eric Trump invokes fifth amendment about Trump Organization fraud

I still stand by my statement: if all these people are so innocent, why plead the Fifth? An innocent person can not incriminate himself if they have committed a crime. That's not quite how the legal system works though. You may be 100% innocent and still be in a position where pleading the 5th is a...

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