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by Redd
Fri Oct 30, 2020 7:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Lawyers: can't find the parents of 545 migrant children separated by Trump administration
Replies: 48
Views: 2223

Re: Lawyers: can't find the parents of 545 migrant children separated by Trump administration

Sooooo... no actual proof This part is interesting: "The tragic reality is that hundreds of parents were deported to Central America without their children, who remain here with foster families or distant relatives." So they are not in cages, they are not being held in cages, their locati...

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by Redd
Thu Oct 29, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tony Bobulinski
Replies: 88
Views: 3539

Re: Tony Bobulinski

oh, it would probably take me under 10 Minutes to have Text and E-Mails between you and your Russian Handler in the Embassy to show around ...... And now the incriminating documents have conveniently disappeared, with no one making a copy or taking a picture of them ... which, as we all know, means...

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by Redd
Thu Oct 29, 2020 9:56 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tony Bobulinski
Replies: 88
Views: 3539

Re: Tony Bobulinski

You mean the bunch or hearsay interview by a guy that essentially lies from start to finish of his show, with no evidence for any of what he is saying? Oh, and with a guy having a beef with Hunter Biden on top, becaus he didn't get a cut on a business deal? Best regards Thomas I guess you still did...

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by Redd
Thu Oct 29, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: Teacher Murdered in Paris Over Cartoon
Replies: 180
Views: 4203

Another Terror Attack in France (Beheading)

Just thought I'd get this out here. A woman has been decapitated in a suspected terror attack at a church in Nice, according to reports from the French police. At least two people are believed to have been killed and several others injured after a knife attack near to the Notre Dame church. The city...

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by Redd
Thu Oct 29, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tony Bobulinski
Replies: 88
Views: 3539

Re: Tony Bobulinski

That is for you to decide, but since you have no evidence for Biden to be accountable for, it is nothing but a shill sales job. The kind most cult leaders want their followers to go on. There is more so far than there was for Trump's collusion with Russia. For which I thought he should fully answer...

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by Redd
Wed Oct 28, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tony Bobulinski
Replies: 88
Views: 3539

Re: Tony Bobulinski

That is for you to decide, but since you have no evidence for Biden to be accountable for, it is nothing but a shill sales job. The kind most cult leaders want their followers to go on. There is more so far than there was for Trump's collusion with Russia. For which I thought he should fully answer...

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by Redd
Wed Oct 28, 2020 3:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tony Bobulinski
Replies: 88
Views: 3539

Re: Tony Bobulinski

Till then , you are wasting your time shilling for people with a political agenda. Inform me who I'm shilling for please. That is for you to decide, but since you have no evidence for Biden to be accountable for, it is nothing but a shill sales job. The kind most cult leaders want their followers t...

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by Redd
Wed Oct 28, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tony Bobulinski
Replies: 88
Views: 3539

Re: Tony Bobulinski

casinterest wrote:
Till then , you are wasting your time shilling for people with a political agenda.


Inform me who I'm shilling for please.

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by Redd
Wed Oct 28, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tony Bobulinski
Replies: 88
Views: 3539

Re: Tony Bobulinski

tommy1808 wrote:
all non-Trump voters believe in accountability.
Thomas


Hey man, please let me know what you're smoking.... I need a change in my state of mind too.

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by Redd
Wed Oct 28, 2020 2:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tony Bobulinski
Replies: 88
Views: 3539

Re: Tony Bobulinski

Alright, I see none of you believe in accountability.

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by Redd
Wed Oct 28, 2020 1:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tony Bobulinski
Replies: 88
Views: 3539

Re: Tony Bobulinski

I'm assuming you know what a logical fallacy is? Looks like Biden is dirtier than Trump..... much dirtier. :rotfl: so you’ve seen Trump’s taxes then? Keep dreaming Trump publicly asking for bribes while in office, and putting a 25 Million USD Price tag on having regulations changed: Just perfectly ...

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by Redd
Wed Oct 28, 2020 9:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tony Bobulinski
Replies: 88
Views: 3539

Re: Tony Bobulinski

tommy1808 wrote:

but a President selling his name to a guy laundering money for the Iranian revolutionary Guards is ok apparently.... Trump Hotel Baku anyone?

best regards
Thomas



I'm assuming you know what a logical fallacy is?

Looks like Biden is dirtier than Trump..... much dirtier.

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by Redd
Fri Oct 23, 2020 4:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Building Railroad vs Building Highways
Replies: 35
Views: 2060

Re: Building Railroad vs Building Highways

... Car isn't too bad as French roads and highways are top quality, but their speed limit is a bit low and the Police really enforce it. Only country with a higher limit is Germany (only on de-restricted sections). I honestly wouldn't trust a lot of French drivers to go much faster on Autoroutes, y...

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by Redd
Thu Oct 22, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Building Railroad vs Building Highways
Replies: 35
Views: 2060

Re: Building Railroad vs Building Highways

Maintenance depends on whether you're talking about electrified/non-electrified rail, and whether that is HSR. Safety depends on the country of course. In EU countries rail is safer vs road in every case I believe. In terms of moving people, once again it depends on the system. Paris to Marseille by...

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by Redd
Wed Oct 21, 2020 7:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: Teacher Murdered in Paris Over Cartoon
Replies: 180
Views: 4203

Re: Teacher Murdered in Paris Over Cartoon

Not only that, but breeding resentment in the side that has been silenced by said fundamentalists and creating a further divide. Resentment? Those feel resentment at not being able to insult other people's religion/god should have a good hard look at themselves and reflect what kind of person they ...

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by Redd
Wed Oct 21, 2020 7:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: Teacher Murdered in Paris Over Cartoon
Replies: 180
Views: 4203

Re: Teacher Beheaded in Paris Over Cartoon

I think the expectation that every white country needs to become multicultural is a horrible one, and every experiment we have seen proves that right. Especially as you consider ''a couple of hundred terrorist murders in Europe per year'' acceptable. I don't accept that, and I don't think anyone sh...

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by Redd
Wed Oct 21, 2020 8:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: Teacher Murdered in Paris Over Cartoon
Replies: 180
Views: 4203

Re: Teacher Beheaded in Paris Over Cartoon

Not exactly sure what you're trying to say. As I understand it, integration = a lack of terrorist attacks, and that = safety. Can you clarify? Also, how do you think integration should be implemented? I consider a few hundred dead / year in Europe through religious nuts acceptable. Parallel societi...

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by Redd
Tue Oct 20, 2020 1:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: Teacher Murdered in Paris Over Cartoon
Replies: 180
Views: 4203

Re: Teacher Murdered in Paris Over Cartoon

You're advocating censorship because of people's sentitivites, which leaves the field open to fanatics and fundamentalists of every sort: you're letting them control the narrative. :checkmark: Not only that, but breeding resentment in the side that has been silenced by said fundamentalists and crea...

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by Redd
Tue Oct 20, 2020 1:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: Teacher Murdered in Paris Over Cartoon
Replies: 180
Views: 4203

Re: Teacher Beheaded in Paris Over Cartoon

Yes, but that disgust hasn't translated to a decrease of such actions. Agreed. I'm not concerned about terrorist attacks. If safety would be my concern, I would demand 100 km/ h on highways. My interest is in integration. I feel sorry for young people suffering from their parents' rigid attitude. I...

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by Redd
Tue Oct 20, 2020 10:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: Teacher Murdered in Paris Over Cartoon
Replies: 180
Views: 4203

Re: Teacher Beheaded in Paris Over Cartoon

Enlightenment will profit. On what do you base that hypothesis? I'm a little less optimistic. Cognitive dissonance among those who claim themselves true believers. Disgust among cultural Muslims. Very few people accept murder as a means to whatever end. Yes, but that disgust hasn't translated to a ...

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by Redd
Tue Oct 20, 2020 7:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updated: Teacher Murdered in Paris Over Cartoon
Replies: 180
Views: 4203

Re: Teacher Beheaded in Paris Over Cartoon

Sokes wrote:
Enlightenment will profit.



On what do you base that hypothesis? I'm a little less optimistic.

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by Redd
Mon Oct 19, 2020 1:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Political Positions (Drugs)
Replies: 49
Views: 2267

Re: Political Positions (Drugs)

As long as the legalized drugs are expensive and it eliminates or largely reduces the black market, it's fine. There will never be a cocaine epidemic, because it's just too expensive. Crack on the other hand.... It won't work if the black market can provide it for much cheaper. That's true. There h...

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by Redd
Fri Oct 16, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Political Position (Guns)
Replies: 279
Views: 15639

Re: Political Position (Guns)

If I lived in the USA I'd want to have a gun. Would never want to live there again though, and I'm quite comfortable knowing that pretty much no one has guns in Poland, and there are pretty much no shootings. I also understand that firearms are engrained in the culture of the USA, and it's really no...

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by Redd
Thu Oct 15, 2020 8:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Political Positions (Drugs)
Replies: 49
Views: 2267

Re: Political Positions (Drugs)

I would love for the legalization of weed, with tax dollars being used to curb underage use of it like Australia does with smoking I used to support that. Now after returning from Toronto, you don't have a chance to walk or bike more than 2 minutes anywhere downtown without being engulfed in a clou...

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by Redd
Wed Oct 14, 2020 12:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is the RR 787 engine problem fixed yet?
Replies: 64
Views: 12555

Re: Is the RR 787 engine problem fixed yet?

SRQLOT wrote:
Haha funny! Not really, I think LOT still had the 3 aircraft with no engines as at end of August. There is a photo in the database. Not sure anything changed since then.


I flew on one of their 789's back in June. How many do they have operational?

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by Redd
Tue Oct 13, 2020 9:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: monarchies in the 21st century
Replies: 32
Views: 2268

Re: monarchies in the 21st century

Kiwirob wrote:
Redd wrote:
Kiwirob wrote:

I've met him and wasn't impressed, his wife is even worse, I don't understand how that match was ever approved.


Maybe you should have let him know it was his role to impress you? Then he might have come through for you.


I probably should have :D


lol... :rotfl: Next time!

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by Redd
Mon Oct 12, 2020 3:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AZ saw a 75% drop in COVID cases after many areas enacted mask mandates
Replies: 20
Views: 1248

Re: AZ saw a 75% drop in COVID cases after many areas enacted mask mandates

https://thehill.com/changing-america/well-being/prevention-cures/520340-arizona-saw-a-75-percent-drop-in-coronavirus This is exactly how we reopen society and still stay safe.. Did you just miss the part about closing bars, pubs, theatres, cinemas and restricting dine-in? It might be just me, but I...

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by Redd
Mon Oct 12, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: monarchies in the 21st century
Replies: 32
Views: 2268

Re: monarchies in the 21st century

Support for the monarchy in Norway seems to remain stable around and mostly above the 70 percent mark. In an opinion poll in 2012 93% of the people agreed the current Monarch does a good job for the country. I think Norway’s king is a good man, but his son is a complete idiot. I’d prefer to see him...

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by Redd
Sat Oct 10, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump saved by cells taken from fetal cells
Replies: 21
Views: 1416

Re: Trump saved by cells taken from fetal cells

Funny... someone doesn't die from Covid, which even in his age and weight group is the by far most likely outcome to the tune of 95% or so without experimental treatment, and one of the drugs he got is now a super drug somehow? Not that anti-body therapy is new to beginn with..... Best regards Thom...

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by Redd
Sat Oct 10, 2020 9:32 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump saved by cells taken from fetal cells
Replies: 21
Views: 1416

Re: Trump saved by cells taken from fetal cells

Maybe because he has demonstrated that he does not give a damn about anyone else many times over. :sarcastic: So tell me if I'm right here. You want to hear more news about how bad Trump is, and don't seem to care about the news that there is apparently some COVID-19 super-drug? Funny... someone do...

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by Redd
Fri Oct 09, 2020 7:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump saved by cells taken from fetal cells
Replies: 21
Views: 1416

Re: Trump saved by cells taken from fetal cells

alfa164 wrote:
"He probably didn't have a clue..." should be the epithet written on his tombstone.


:roll:


That's actually pretty funny.

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by Redd
Fri Oct 09, 2020 7:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump saved by cells taken from fetal cells
Replies: 21
Views: 1416

Re: Trump saved by cells taken from fetal cells

Oh my, Trump can't fart without someone writing an article about it. Next, if he was in mortal danger due to COVID and this medication saved his life, the news story should be why the hell this miracle COVID-19 cure is not being produced en-mass and administered to all sick patients all around the ...

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by Redd
Fri Oct 09, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump saved by cells taken from fetal cells
Replies: 21
Views: 1416

Re: Trump saved by cells taken from fetal cells

Oh my, Trump can't fart without someone writing an article about it. Next, if he was in mortal danger due to COVID and this medication saved his life, the news story should be why the hell this miracle COVID-19 cure is not being produced en-mass and administered to all sick patients all around the w...

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by Redd
Fri Oct 09, 2020 10:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Would it be cheaper for the US to just test everyone in the country and quarantine the + people for 3 weeks
Replies: 59
Views: 2590

Re: Would it be cheaper for the US to just test everyone in the country and quarantine the + people for 3 weeks

Are NZ's borders still closed? Yes. As are Australia's international borders ie. closed to non-citizens/PR unless you can get very difficult to get government approval. Evebn approval to leave Australia is difficult to get, not sure about across the ditch. It'll be interesting to see what happens t...

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by Redd
Thu Oct 08, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Would it be cheaper for the US to just test everyone in the country and quarantine the + people for 3 weeks
Replies: 59
Views: 2590

Re: Would it be cheaper for the US to just test everyone in the country and quarantine the + people for 3 weeks

We're in month 7 of the 2-week flattening of the curve exercise. You cannot quarantine healthy populations and lockdown proved nothing. Mask mandates only resulted in *higher* number of cases overall. NZ's timeline: First case entered the country on the 28th of February. Borders closed to non-resid...

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by Redd
Thu Oct 08, 2020 8:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A220-100 ACJ long range business jet announced by Airbus
Replies: 55
Views: 11867

Re: A220-100 ACJ long range business jet announced by Airbus

DaCubbyBearBar wrote:
I will be very interested to see the sales of these aircraft. With the world in upheaval right now, I am wondering if it will be 2-3 years before sales take off.



Economic downturns are when the rich buy the most toys.

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by Redd
Tue Sep 29, 2020 12:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: When was the first moment it really hit you how much COVID had hit the world?
Replies: 61
Views: 5043

Re: When was the first moment it really hit you how much COVID had hit the world?

When we started working from home permanently. I'm still working from home. Also when people started getting very sick from this virus, especially some who I know were actually in good health. Then it hits you. It's not that virus that's "over there". It's also not going anywhere that isn...

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by Redd
Tue Sep 29, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: When was the first moment it really hit you how much COVID had hit the world?
Replies: 61
Views: 5043

Re: When was the first moment it really hit you how much COVID had hit the world?

Flew from WAW to YYZ on the 11th of March for a business trip, a few days later I realized I couldn't get back home. Took me over 3 months to get back home, as I didn't qualify for the rescue flights to Poland having a dual citizenship. Spent the whole time delivering UBER eats on a bicycle to keep...

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by Redd
Tue Sep 29, 2020 12:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: When was the first moment it really hit you how much COVID had hit the world?
Replies: 61
Views: 5043

Re: When was the first moment it really hit you how much COVID had hit the world?

For me, it was a flight through LAX in mid June at the height of the panic. Somehow, while I had heard that COVID was a big deal and how it was impacting the world by causing lockdowns, I found it very hard to quantify in my head what COVID actually meant. Mainly this was because, there was never r...

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by Redd
Tue Sep 29, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: When was the first moment it really hit you how much COVID had hit the world?
Replies: 61
Views: 5043

Re: When was the first moment it really hit you how much COVID had hit the world?

Flew from WAW to YYZ on the 11th of March for a business trip, a few days later I realized I couldn't get back home. Took me over 3 months to get back home, as I didn't qualify for the rescue flights to Poland having a dual citizenship. Spent the whole time delivering UBER eats on a bicycle to keep ...

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by Redd
Mon Sep 28, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Death of Kindness and Empathy
Replies: 18
Views: 2234

Re: The Death of Kindness and Empathy

Your personal anecdote is, I am sorry to say, without any value regarding the overall current status of kindness and empathy today. I am have been around for thirty years, and noticed that people are still nice, friendly, compassionate, and occasionally monstrous. So according to your methodology, ...

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by Redd
Mon Sep 28, 2020 10:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Death of Kindness and Empathy
Replies: 18
Views: 2234

Re: The Death of Kindness and Empathy

Kindness and empathy are luxury that can only be afforded when people aren't struggling about their day to day life and it seems like people are losing such luxury Something that anyone who has travelled to poor countries will tell you, is that there is where you will find the kindest, nicest and m...

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by Redd
Mon Sep 28, 2020 10:03 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Death of Kindness and Empathy
Replies: 18
Views: 2234

The Death of Kindness and Empathy

Today I was walking though the park next to my flat on the way to the gym, and there was this guy riding his bike when a little white dog started trying to attack his feet. The guy tried to avoid running the dog over and literally smacked head first into a tree. When he got his wits back, stood up a...

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by Redd
Sat Sep 26, 2020 4:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Possibility of second Civil War in US and State Borders
Replies: 89
Views: 5939

Re: Possibility of second Civil War in US and State Borders

Seriously? I get you didn't enjoy your stay, but you don't need to make things up. https://www.toronto.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/8f1b-Drug-Alert_June-6_2020.pdf 25 overdose deaths in May is a far cry from "at least" 12 overdose deaths per day. Also, heroin? No, the kids use fentanyl t...

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by Redd
Sat Sep 26, 2020 3:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Possibility of second Civil War in US and State Borders
Replies: 89
Views: 5939

Re: Possibility of second Civil War in US and State Borders

As long as Canada will take me in as a refugee, I’m fine with it. All great empires/nations fall at some point. I don't know if you've been to Canada recently, but it's not doing much better than the USA. Toronto rivals LA in used needles in children's playground sandpits and everything else that i...

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by Redd
Sat Sep 26, 2020 1:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Possibility of second Civil War in US and State Borders
Replies: 89
Views: 5939

Re: Possibility of second Civil War in US and State Borders

Small towns full of meth heads and heroin addicts which is something that didn't exist 10 years ago... Returning after 10 years of being away was the biggest shock of my life... How to explain it? I have a few anecdotal theories, but they're not exactly well researched, so I'd rather avoid discussi...

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by Redd
Sat Sep 26, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Possibility of second Civil War in US and State Borders
Replies: 89
Views: 5939

Re: Possibility of second Civil War in US and State Borders

As long as Canada will take me in as a refugee, I’m fine with it. All great empires/nations fall at some point. I don't know if you've been to Canada recently, but it's not doing much better than the USA. Toronto rivals LA in used needles in children's playground sandpits and everything else that i...

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by Redd
Fri Sep 25, 2020 8:25 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: POTUS supporters and voter intimidation
Replies: 19
Views: 1077

Re: POTUS supporters and voter intimidation

We are living in a time when everyone knows their opinion is 100% correct. I don't think that 6 overweight hillbillies with Trump signs are going to intimidate anyone, let alone get them to change their mind about whom they are voting for. That being said, there is a risk of things getting much more...

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by Redd
Wed Sep 23, 2020 10:06 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Critical Race Theory
Replies: 26
Views: 1143

Re: Critical Race Theory

The world is going off of the deep end, and it's not going to end well. CRT is appealing to people because it erases the need for personal responsibility and blames every problem one race has on 'the big bad white male'. Every such leftist movement is devoid of personal responsibility, from 3rd &...

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by Redd
Tue Sep 22, 2020 3:50 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Best dogfighter in 1970
Replies: 40
Views: 2874

Re: Best dogfighter in 1970

[quote="mxaxai]
Good roll rate + high angle of attack. Inherent to the delta wing design.

Also, different aircraft will favor different tactics in a dogfight, like pieces of a chess set.[/quote]

A good example of that was the Hellcat vs. Zero in WWII

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