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by salttee
Thu Sep 08, 2016 8:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

Yes Zaharie is a supporter of the opposition, but then again so too other MH pilots. I personally know 4 MH pilots who are ardent Anwar supporters & have voted for the Opposition & have also posted comments that if seen without context would seem violent. Had they been in the hot seat of MH...

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by salttee
Thu Sep 08, 2016 7:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

The harder you stare at the little evidence you have - to the exclusion of everything else - the more important it becomes. One problem is that key elements in it cannot be used as evidence together (without very sofisticated speculation). The ending of Z's Facebook rants months before and the sent...

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by salttee
Thu Sep 08, 2016 7:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

Not only that. His argument is what is called "an argument from silence" (argumentum ex silentio) at best. Are you willing to explain the logic behind that statement or do you plan to disappear? I will summarize the points being discussed, the statement BaconButty objected to was: There a...

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by salttee
Thu Sep 08, 2016 5:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

I was just thinking to post a question if there was any hard evidence collected so far that could exonerate him. Anybody have anything? Good question, now you can listen to the deafening sound of silence. Yes, I realize we don't have enough to draw a firm final conclusion but most of what we know f...

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by salttee
Wed Sep 07, 2016 10:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

"To diminish is to deny" WTF are you on about? Are you incapable of simple comprehension? They're different things entirely . What you're doing is the very definition of the straw man logical fallacy. For this reason I don't intend to engage you in discussion any more. Life's too short. L...

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by salttee
Wed Sep 07, 2016 9:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

Straw man. I read all 30 odd MH370 threads and never saw that once. Of course he had those political leanings. You call strawman, then you go right around to denying the strength or importance of his political stance in your next sentence. "What I struggle to comprehend is those who view this ...

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by salttee
Wed Sep 07, 2016 6:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

She's a woman who claims to have had a close yet platonic relationship with a married man. I'd say there's far more obvious reasons she'd not want to make their final conversation public for fear of misunderstanding, an expression of affection perhaps that could be misread.............................

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by salttee
Wed Sep 07, 2016 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

So the pilot sent a text to a person? This is a groundbreaking development. people trying to make a mystery out of it and explicitly states that there is no mystery... Yet "the mystery deepens..." :roll: The two of you seem to be using the ostrich technique of sticking your heads in the s...

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by salttee
Wed Sep 07, 2016 7:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

We may now know who was on the other end of the line when Zaharie made the phone call to an illicit cell phone shortly before takeoff. "The pilot of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 had grown close to a married woman and her three children....................." http://www.theaustrali...

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by salttee
Mon Aug 29, 2016 9:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

this speaks volumes about what has become of the a.net forums. Its been this way for a couple of years. Lately we see the same member here carrying on a dialogue with this troll who fed NAV30 for months on end back in 2014. This nonsense undermines all the real discussion and information posted in ...

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by salttee
Mon Aug 29, 2016 5:09 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Colin Kaepernick Sitting For US National Anthem
Replies: 214
Views: 7845

Re: Colin Kaepernick Sitting For US National Anthem

His protest comes off as weak and hypocritical to me. Why didn't he do this back when he was hot? The message now comes across as muddled simply because as Osubuckeyes points out, the appearances are that he's doing this for selfish personal reasons. Then there is his muddled complaint against as he...

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by salttee
Sat Aug 27, 2016 3:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

spacecadet wrote:
Apparently you've never seen a TWA 800 thread!

It's also true that NAV30 was spouting nonsense throughout the AF 447 thread. I probably should have said: 'missing airliners threads.'

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by salttee
Sat Aug 27, 2016 4:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

It's as if we have come full circle, Now we have a NAV30 redux, complete with a full stock of enablers.

Why does this only happen on MH-370 threads?

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by salttee
Fri Aug 26, 2016 11:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

We're now going to be told it was "planted", of course. It certainly should be possible to verify a piece that size, if Boeing is willing to spend the time checking it out. BTW Please don't feed the troll. There must be a discussion site somewhere devoted to Roswell if anyone here is inte...

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by salttee
Mon Aug 22, 2016 3:12 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Russian AF starts using Iranian base
Replies: 8
Views: 1919

Re: Russian AF starts using Iranian base

Keep in mind too that the Syrian people have a long history (all the way back to Old Testament times) of engaging in warfare with their neighbors. I don't think they are going to change anytime soon. This is utterly untrue. This cliche has been used to keep the American populace uninformed for far ...

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by salttee
Sun Aug 21, 2016 1:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Liberal Brownshirts at it again...
Replies: 150
Views: 5910

Re: Liberal Brownshirts at it again...

NoTime, if you don't like liberals as much as you appear to, why don't you move to North Korea it's a place more likely to be of your suiting?
There's lot's of law and order there, none of that woosie womans lib stuff or PC crap and there's nationalism up the wazoo.

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by salttee
Sat Aug 20, 2016 10:51 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Russian AF starts using Iranian base
Replies: 8
Views: 1919

Re: Russian AF starts using Iranian base

Besides helicopter strikes, there have been 10,000 Russian sorties flown from Hmeymim airbase in Latakia province. So far, including the Mozdok flights, there have been less than 100 sorties made by those Tupolevs, and now they've been withdrawn back to Mozdok again. Yet there probably is a politica...

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by salttee
Fri Aug 19, 2016 10:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Paul Manafort, Trumps Campaign Chairman, Quits
Replies: 13
Views: 719

Re: Paul Manafort, Trumps Campaign Chairman, Quits

New Yorker has an extremely interesting take on all this. What Are Donald Trump, Roger Ailes, and Steve Bannon Really Up To? http://www.newyorker.com/news/john-cass ... NTkyNDg1S0 Are these cynical and ruthless predators planning to start a proTrump style right wing media outlet to compete (devour) ...

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by salttee
Fri Aug 19, 2016 1:43 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Olympians allegedly robbed in Rio, police uncover a different story
Replies: 113
Views: 4363

Re: Brazil tries to intimidate robbed Olympians

Brazil still looks bad here. Very bad. Might as well put up a red flashing sign that says "young single tourists stay away." I don't see it that way at all. Maybe at the American office that issues passports there should be a sign saying "if you want to go to a third world country an...

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by salttee
Thu Aug 18, 2016 11:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Olympians allegedly robbed in Rio, police uncover a different story
Replies: 113
Views: 4363

Re: Brazil tries to intimidate robbed Olympians

I don't blame the Brazilians for being pissed.
Those arrogant first world twits should be made to go before a Brazilian judge and apologize.

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by salttee
Wed Aug 17, 2016 6:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

they leave land some 90nm to the south of said boundary (which is also the border). Prior to that they weren't particularly following the boundary as anyone can see here I wouldn't take the map drawn by Andrew Heneen as shown on Wikipedia Commons as the precision gospel truth, as the Malaysian rada...

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by salttee
Wed Aug 10, 2016 5:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

Exactly. What testing and what data analysis? I thought all they had from the last moments were the last couple of pings from Inmarsat. There were no radar coverage. So again, what testing? What data? Oh, we have another. Boeing has not been a part of the Inmarsat analysis or the main investigation...

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by salttee
Wed Aug 10, 2016 5:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

You sure seem to have strong opinions about MH 370. But it looks more like you seem to not know much about the MH 370 incident and are projecting that lack of knowledge on others in the manner of a fairly rabid zealot.. Some recent examples of your strong opinions: With what is actually KNOWN about ...

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by salttee
Mon Aug 08, 2016 4:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

Only if you're aware of what you're tracking & the returns were strong. And I don't think the Air Force radar was fully manned at that time. The radar used was a Selex Sistemi Integrati RAT-31 DL/FADR; this is a state of the art phased array system which is NATO certified and used by NATO to de...

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by salttee
Mon Aug 08, 2016 2:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3JtYApCrUDY - I do believe that there's more than a dozen planes flying over Malaysian airspace based on this FR24 recording. Plus based on the press conference which I linked to on March 12 - the one that disproved your assertion that General Rodzali did not partici...

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by salttee
Mon Aug 08, 2016 1:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

you too are doing the exact same thing - you have no trouble believing unnamed sources - Malaysian airspace circa 2016 is different than Malaysian airspace circa 2014 - And you knew (keeping the exact flight path under wraps) this authoritatively? I am not going to go line by line rebutting your ra...

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by salttee
Sun Aug 07, 2016 9:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

I don't think it's a non-sequitur given that I based my opinions on information gleaned from people in the know, people who were actually involved in the entire event. Given that my sources are first hand, people who were ACTUALLY INVOLVED in MH370's crisis management group, I stand by my statement...

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by salttee
Sun Aug 07, 2016 4:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

Given the fact that what I wrote is based on my first hand knowledge of Malaysian political dynamics, I would say that it's far stronger than mere opinions. You do realize that here you are giving testimony to support the veracity of your own statements. I hope you can understand that I see that as...

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by salttee
Sun Aug 07, 2016 3:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

With what is actually KNOWN about MH370 it will never be anything else. There is a lot of information known about MH 370's flight. With a very small margin of error we know the plane's flight path from the time of takeoff until the radar track was lost at 1822:12 UTC, just past waypoint MEKAR (and ...

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by salttee
Sat Aug 06, 2016 5:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

it makes ZERO sense for the Malaysian government to protect Zaharie's reputation because it's in their BEST INTEREST to pursue & play out Zaharie's suicide angle and they have EVERYTHING TO GAIN by doing so. You state this quite emphatically as if it is fact; however, this is just your opinion:...

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by salttee
Fri Aug 05, 2016 5:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

SomebodyInTLS wrote: why are people {NOT} open to what are statistically more likely reasons? 777Jet then queried: what reasons are statistically more likely than a pilot did it given what is known about MH370? SomebodyInTLS 's response: Just about everything (bla bla)..................................

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by salttee
Fri Aug 05, 2016 8:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 72398

Malaysia Confirms Flight 370 Course Was on Pilot's Simulator

From the NYT KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Malaysia has confirmed one of the pilots of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 had plotted a course on his home flight simulator to the southern Indian Ocean, where the missing jet is believed to have crashed. It's the first time Malaysia has acknowledged the route wa...

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by salttee
Sun Jul 24, 2016 7:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Gary Johnson
Replies: 27
Views: 1604

Re: Gary Johnson

drew777 wrote:
I've always thought of A.net as a community of 'mostly' reasonable people. I don't understand why Gary Johnson is not being discussed here.

By that I have to infer that you think that anyone who doesn't take Gary Johnson seriously is unreasonable; this is a narrow and narcissistic point of view.

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by salttee
Sun Jul 24, 2016 5:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump/Hitler Comparisons: Going Too Far?
Replies: 127
Views: 4795

Re: Trump/Hitler Comparisons: Going Too Far?

http://www.snopes.com/mexico-guatemala-border/
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blacksoviet wrote:
Why is it not okay for America to have a wall on its southern border? Mexico has a wall on its southern border. Does that mean Mexico is racist?
Mexico has no wall on it's southern border. http://www.snopes.com/mexico-guatemala-border/

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by salttee
Sat Jul 23, 2016 9:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Republicans angry for not saying radical islamic terrorism
Replies: 54
Views: 2025

Re: Republicans angry for not saying radical islamic terrorism

we have fought that war with one hand tied behind our back for the past 6-7 years That war was all but lost at Tora Bora when Cheney ordered the US Tenth Mountain Division to Iraq in preparation for the invasion there. At that time the Taliban had been almost completely driven out of Afghanistan. H...

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by salttee
Sat Jul 23, 2016 7:09 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Indian AF AN-32 missing
Replies: 1
Views: 810

Re: Indian AF AN-32 missing

The latest: the last known radar contact with the ill-fated AN-32 aircraft about 151 nautical miles due east of Chennai. the last pickup by air traffic radars had observed the aircraft, with the call sign AF-330, "carrying out a left turn with rapid loss of height from its flying altitude of 23...

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by salttee
Fri Jul 22, 2016 10:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Republicans angry for not saying radical islamic terrorism
Replies: 54
Views: 2025

Re: Republicans angry for not saying radical islamic terrorism

Obama's failure to say "Islamic Terrorism" just shows that he is not acknowledging the violence that some followers of Islam are causing and illustrates his failure to take care of the problem. Why can't you understand that uttering those words are meaningless in the west to anyone except...

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by salttee
Fri Jul 22, 2016 4:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Breaking : Attempted Coup attempt in Turkey by some Military
Replies: 135
Views: 6319

Re: Breaking : Attempted Coup attempt in Turkey by some Military

I know that there are rumors Wahhabits are financing certain mosques in central europe ................................ Those aren't just "rumors", the Wahhabists have taken Sayyid Qutb's message, expanded it, amplified it and recreated it in living color and dolby sound and are selling i...

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by salttee
Fri Jul 22, 2016 3:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Republicans angry for not saying radical islamic terrorism
Replies: 54
Views: 2025

Re: Republicans angry for not saying radical islamic terrorism

Do what I did, open your eyes and realize that humankind sucks and there's no hope. Anyone with even a casual acquaintance with the history of humankind over the last two thousand (or twelve thousand) years would see that your "no hope" premise is false. It seems that the hopeless problem...

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by salttee
Thu Jul 21, 2016 10:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Breaking : Attempted Coup attempt in Turkey by some Military
Replies: 135
Views: 6319

Re: Breaking : Attempted Coup attempt in Turkey by some Military

Why not allow the Shiites to solve the Wahabbist problem?

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by salttee
Thu Jul 21, 2016 10:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Republicans angry for not saying radical islamic terrorism
Replies: 54
Views: 2025

Re: Republicans angry for not saying radical islamic terrorism

pvjin wrote:
Unless I'm totally mistaken an average GOP supporter would find the best match in terms of values from a liberal Muslim.
Its shocking for me to realize how correct that statement is.

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by salttee
Thu Jul 21, 2016 4:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Did Melania Trump plagiarize Michelle Obama ?
Replies: 106
Views: 3078

Re: Did Melania Trump plagiarize Michelle Obama ?

I hope Meredith McIver got paid in cash up front for today's services.

Trump has kind of a reputation for stiffing people.

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by salttee
Thu Jul 21, 2016 2:10 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Source alleges Trump offered Kasich job of President
Replies: 17
Views: 957

Re: Source alleges Trump offered Kasich job of President

Should we start a thread talking about HRC's legal career as a defense counsel, where her renowned specialty was utterly destroying rape victims on the stand, and then laughing saying how she knew her client was guilty as hell, but how she enjoyed getting him off? Citations? Here's her bio. http://...

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by salttee
Thu Jul 21, 2016 1:50 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Breaking : Attempted Coup attempt in Turkey by some Military
Replies: 135
Views: 6319

Re: Breaking : Attempted Coup attempt in Turkey by some Military

The Sauds have been trying for most of the last two centuries to keep the Wahabis in check, with wavering success. So I take it you would prefer that the Sauds be deposed and the Wahabis take over completely? The house of Saud is and has been in a partnership with the Wahhabists - the partnership i...

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by salttee
Wed Jul 20, 2016 6:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Did Melania Trump plagiarize Michelle Obama ?
Replies: 106
Views: 3078

Re: Did Melania Trump plagiarize Michelle Obama ?

And the days of two water fountains is what Trump is talking about when he says he wants to make America great again.

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by salttee
Wed Jul 20, 2016 6:10 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Did Melania Trump plagiarize Michelle Obama ?
Replies: 106
Views: 3078

Re: Did Melania Trump plagiarize Michelle Obama ?

Dreadnought makes things up. Above he claims Michelle said: she had no love for her country until her husband became president. That is not what she said if Dreadnought is slinging the normal rightwing BS about her speech in Madison. What she said in Madison, Wisconsin on February 18, 2008: "fo...

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by salttee
Wed Jul 20, 2016 5:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Did Melania Trump plagiarize Michelle Obama ?
Replies: 106
Views: 3078

Re: Did Melania Trump plagiarize Michelle Obama ?

The speech was obviously plagiarized; however the blame falls in Donald's lap. He is the one that created the campaign organization, he hired the staff and set the standards they operate under. By the way, this is the same quality of management we should expect of a Trump administration if they were...

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by salttee
Sat Jul 16, 2016 1:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shots fired during Dallas Black Lives Matter protest...
Replies: 352
Views: 10773

Re: Shots fired during Dallas Black Lives Matter protest...

The claim Dems are racists too; see Byrd is blatantly false as well as being a disingenuous assertion by all who (repeatedly) make it. It is no big secret that the racists left the Democratic party in droves beginning with LBJ's focus on civil rights. The racists that remained were the leadership of...

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by salttee
Wed Jul 13, 2016 6:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Hague Tribunal Rejects Beijing’s Claims in South China Sea
Replies: 22
Views: 1630

Re: Hague Tribunal Rejects Beijing’s Claims in South China Sea

I can't quite follow China's logic with the "Nine Dash Line" strategy. Militarily it makes little sense since the island reefs they're building are sitting ducks. That is only true in an all out war situation. Prior to all out war they give China police power in the SCS; the SCS becomes a...

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