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by seb146
Fri Jan 13, 2023 2:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9931

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

Just to summarize: The National Archives, under the MAGA administration (he can simply think and documents are declassified, you know) said not one word about Biden's documents. All of a sudden, there are boxes and boxes of them everywhere Biden has been under the former administration. All this has...

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by seb146
Thu Jan 12, 2023 3:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9931

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

As with the documents at Mar-A-Lago, there must be an investigation. Unlike the documents at Mar-A-Lago, Biden is cooperating fully. Fully? If he was being "transparent" like he said he would be he wouldn't have waited so long to say something. These were found on November 2nd. Why are we...

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by seb146
Thu Jan 12, 2023 1:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Biden admin weighs ban on gas stoves
Replies: 47
Views: 2600

Re: Biden admin weighs ban on gas stoves

Well, this must be a huge blow to the fraidy-cats of the right. Looks like Biden isn’t too into banning gas. https://www.cnn.com/2023/01/11/politics/biden-gas-stoves/index.html We're talking about a group of people who see 40k gun deaths and think "yah this is great". Huffing NO2 and CO w...

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by seb146
Thu Jan 12, 2023 1:54 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9931

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

They found more… https://amp.cnn.com/cnn/2023/01/11/politics/biden-classified-documents/index.html Humor me, I don’t know much about the american legal system, at this point, is it a crime? As with the documents at Mar-A-Lago, there must be an investigation. Unlike the documents at Mar-A-Lago, Bide...

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by seb146
Wed Jan 11, 2023 3:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Biden admin weighs ban on gas stoves
Replies: 47
Views: 2600

Re: Biden admin weighs ban on gas stoves

Oh, no! Biden has an opinion that goes against everything MAGAs stand for! He must be removed from office! We must be outraged!! :/ I have cooked with both electric and gas. I prefer electric. We have a ceramic cook top and it works just fine. Pacific Power sources it's energy from wind and water. T...

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by seb146
Wed Jan 11, 2023 3:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9931

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

The difference is that Trump legally held the power to declassify, and claims they were declassified. The problem with the DOJ's investigation is that the declassification claim can't be easily disproven, and any limits on declassification haven't been tested in court. Here is how declassification ...

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by seb146
Tue Jan 10, 2023 10:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9931

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

I would expect Biden to own up to this if a mistake was made. I doubt it was anything other than a mistake, and the investigation should demonstrate that. Even though politically he will come under extreme attack, it's the best thing for the country to just be honest and address the problem. Biden ...

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by seb146
Tue Jan 10, 2023 6:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 4 College students murdered
Replies: 89
Views: 5727

Re: 4 College students murdered

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/idaho-murders-update-university-of-idaho-college-students-investigation-bryan-kohberger/ https://www.nytimes.com/2023/01/06/us/idaho-killings-investigation.html He used surgical gloves to detail his car and threw the contents away in a neighbor's trash can. He was also s...

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by seb146
Tue Jan 10, 2023 6:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)
Replies: 111
Views: 7458

Re: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)

His Mom died in 9/11 … well, from a 9/11 related illness.. a few years later… in 2016 That's actually not terribly hard to believe....9/11-related illnesses have been killing people who were associated with the events ever since the attacks happened. Lots of bad stuff floating around after the towe...

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by seb146
Tue Jan 10, 2023 6:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Prominent conservative Matt Schlapp accused of fondling male staffer
Replies: 41
Views: 1899

Re: Prominent conservative Matt Schlapp accused of fondling male staffer

Something I am not understanding:

Republicans say they are accepting and open with homosexuality so why are gay Republican men still in the closet? Aren't they celebrated by Republicans?

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by seb146
Tue Jan 10, 2023 6:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Men - what kind of underwear do you wear?
Replies: 29
Views: 1492

Re: Men - what kind of underwear do you wear?

Yes.

Reply too short, blahblahblah...

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by seb146
Tue Jan 10, 2023 12:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office
Replies: 242
Views: 9931

Re: Classified Documents from Biden’s VP days found in office

Keep playing "gotcha" and "both sides do it" From the CNN article: "The discovery of these documents was made by the President's attorneys," (Richard) Sauber (Biden's council) added. "The documents were not the subject of any previous request or inquiry by the Arch...

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by seb146
Mon Jan 09, 2023 7:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bolsonaro supporters storm government buildings
Replies: 35
Views: 2135

Re: Bolsonaro supporters storm government buildings

Just heard on CNN Bolsonnaro is in the US. Florida to be exact. Probably at a certain resort that is home to a certain individual who inspired Bolsonaro to cause this... He's actually in Orlando from what I heard, not PBI/FLL. So there is absolutely no way at all to go from Orlando to Mar-A-Lago? N...

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by seb146
Mon Jan 09, 2023 6:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote
Replies: 276
Views: 13173

Re: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote

I know really. Schumer, Pelosi, Murray etc all want huge taxes and spending, no guns and no bail laws but they are "center right" LOL. Again they would have reflected on why they lost the house instead they just double down. Two years of nothing getting done and gaslighting. See you in 20...

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by seb146
Sun Jan 08, 2023 3:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote
Replies: 276
Views: 13173

Re: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote

Schumer center-right? That’s funny, I don’t care who you are. He’s center-right in the British Labour Party, maybe I know really. Schumer, Pelosi, Murray etc all want huge taxes and spending, no guns and no bail laws but they are "center right" LOL. Again they would have reflected on why ...

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by seb146
Sun Jan 08, 2023 1:32 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 6 Year Old Shoots Teacher
Replies: 48
Views: 2610

Re: 6 Year Old Shoots Teacher

The only thing you can really do here is charge the parents. They should not have left a gun someplace that their young child could access it. Actually I am a big advocate of this...We have a lot of underage criminals in this country where are the parent(s)? Start throwing the parents in jail and f...

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by seb146
Sun Jan 08, 2023 1:29 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote
Replies: 276
Views: 13173

Re: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote

Amazing how some fully grown adults are incapable of discerning the difference between behaviors reflecting self-financial gain... BN747 As stated above this is just more nonsense. People in a party that don't tow the fringe line area automatically in it for money since they can't possibly have the...

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by seb146
Sat Jan 07, 2023 1:43 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Title 42 Expiration and the Border - What happens next?
Replies: 126
Views: 4177

Re: Title 42 Expiration and the Border - What happens next?

As long as you keep think the GOP is fully to blame and the Dems have nothing to do with it, nothing will change. Both sides are at fault and share in the culpability, albeit for different reasons. Yes, very different reasons. Democrats understand unlimited immigration is not sustainable but some i...

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by seb146
Sat Jan 07, 2023 1:32 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)
Replies: 111
Views: 7458

Re: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)

He does not have an office or staff in his district https://www.fox5ny.com/news/george-santos-office-ny-3rd-congressional-district https://brooklyn.news12.com/residents-of-3rd-congressional-district-concerned-as-rep-elect-santos-office And he is not taking or returning calls. How is he supposed to ...

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by seb146
Sat Jan 07, 2023 1:29 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote
Replies: 276
Views: 13173

Re: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote

Here is an excellent analysis from the PBS NewsHour, from editors of the NYT and WaPo. They really nail the progression of the Republican party that has led us to this point. It's been many years in the making, with a steady decline in ethical & honest conduct. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=i8p...

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by seb146
Fri Jan 06, 2023 3:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 4 College students murdered
Replies: 89
Views: 5727

Re: 4 College students murdered

So, you're at home at 4am, you hear your roommate say "there's someone here?" you open the door, some black mysterious figure walks by and leaves and you just go back to your room go back to bed and don't bother to follow up with/about anyone else in the house for another 8 hours? ??!?!?!...

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by seb146
Fri Jan 06, 2023 3:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)
Replies: 111
Views: 7458

Re: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)

He does not have an office or staff in his district https://www.fox5ny.com/news/george-santos-office-ny-3rd-congressional-district https://brooklyn.news12.com/residents-of-3rd-congressional-district-concerned-as-rep-elect-santos-office And he is not taking or returning calls. How is he supposed to e...

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by seb146
Fri Jan 06, 2023 3:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote
Replies: 276
Views: 13173

Re: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote

Meanwhile the 20 rebels have earned themselves the nickname, "The Taliban 20", because they are holding the rest of the party hostage to their demands! Imagine the names the Fox/OANN nesty names invoked were it a woman..no Dem woman holding up the process...a Black, Latina or Asian woman....

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by seb146
Fri Jan 06, 2023 2:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote
Replies: 276
Views: 13173

Re: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote

https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics ... -mccarthy/
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There is a rumor the MAGA caucus struck a deal. Now, we just have to see if they were, as they do, negotiating in bad faith.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics ... -mccarthy/

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by seb146
Thu Jan 05, 2023 3:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Lester Chang NY residency concerns.
Replies: 14
Views: 831

Re: Lester Chang NY residency concerns.

But have they? Crime is up all across the country, not just NYC. But, as long as Democrats can be blamed, blame them and hold no one else at all (especially MAGA Republicans) responsible in any way. Could it be that crime is up across the country because COVID restrictions have been eased and homel...

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by seb146
Thu Jan 05, 2023 7:50 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Lester Chang NY residency concerns.
Replies: 14
Views: 831

Re: Lester Chang NY residency concerns.

NYC dems have ignored everyone's crime concerns not just the Asian community. I still think this is all a waste of time and money. I don't know how you get on the ballot if you have not satisfied the residency requirement. You shouldn't even be allowed to debate until so. But have they? Crime is up...

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by seb146
Thu Jan 05, 2023 1:54 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Lester Chang NY residency concerns.
Replies: 14
Views: 831

Re: Lester Chang NY residency concerns.

Chang owns a place in Manhattan, but supposedly lives with his mother in Brooklyn. This is one will be interesting because of the political implications. NYC Asian voters have been trending towards the GOP the last few cycles because of the sentiment that NY Dems are taking advantage of them and ig...

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by seb146
Wed Jan 04, 2023 3:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote
Replies: 276
Views: 13173

Re: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote

I am not sure how accurate this is but a progressive talk show host said that if the MAGA caucus simply votes "present" the threshold for a majority becomes lower and lower and could possibly see Hakeem Jeffries elected Speaker, if only for a day or two. That would be hilarious.

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by seb146
Wed Jan 04, 2023 3:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)
Replies: 111
Views: 7458

Re: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)

Your “move on” shows how rotten the US political system has become. Lying about everything and you can get away with it. DC is a cesspool and Geroge Santos didn't create it. The fact that Republican elected officials and their voters are willing to give this (and other) con men in their party a pas...

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by seb146
Tue Jan 03, 2023 11:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)
Replies: 111
Views: 7458

Re: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)

Sadly he will be sworn in as a member of the US House of Representatives today and Republicans in the House won't do anything to get him to leave. McCarthy needs his vote to become Speaker of the House, Santos is a Trump supporter from a 'blue' state he needs with the narrow margin of control of th...

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by seb146
Tue Jan 03, 2023 11:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote
Replies: 276
Views: 13173

Re: Kevin McCarthy makes history... first in 100 years to fail Speaker vote

Whoever is elected speaker, just remember the only thing Republicans will do is investigate the FBI for doing their job and investigate the CIA for doing their job and investigate Hunter Biden for having a laptop and crating zero legislation to help the poor and zero legislation for securing the bor...

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by seb146
Tue Jan 03, 2023 6:25 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Migrants dropped off at VP Residence Xmas Eve
Replies: 74
Views: 3990

Re: Migrants dropped off at VP Residence Xmas Eve

And that’s just the ones we know about, it’s probably double that, at least. And that is backed up by what? Or is it just fear-mongering to stir like-minded fearful people up? Tugg Come now, you know by now that facts aren't useful except the ones that agree with the 100% true, correct ideology rig...

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by seb146
Tue Jan 03, 2023 6:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 9th Circuit Appeals court denies principal qualified immunity in teacher's MAGA hat job retaliation lawsuit
Replies: 15
Views: 978

Re: 9th Circuit Appeals court denies principal qualified immunity in teacher's MAGA hat job retaliation lawsuit

I just thought it was ironic, that the teacher took a hat to a school training, about tolerating other people's viewpoints, and where they come from... :lol: That's kinda the point, though, right? All these MAGAs screaming about "RESPECT OUR VIEWS!!!" then get all pearl clutchy when drag ...

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by seb146
Tue Jan 03, 2023 6:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Cheques/checks - do they still exist where you are? If so, how widely are they used?
Replies: 82
Views: 2530

Re: Cheques/checks - do they still exist where you are? If so, how widely are they used?

For large amounts, in casinos, fine. But for food, get out of here! I hate checks with every fiber of my being in retail! How dare you!! Use a card like an adult. You are holding up the line, Maybell! This is why I use self-check at the grocery store. Get off my lawn, whippersnapper! *shakes fist* :)

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by seb146
Tue Jan 03, 2023 6:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)
Replies: 111
Views: 7458

Re: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)

"Whataboutism" and "taken out of context" is interesting. What would have been for both Warren and Santos is so say I screwed up and lied. It's ok he will be seated. Again, and let's not stress this enough https://www.vox.com/2018/10/16/17983250/elizabeth-warren-bar-application-...

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by seb146
Tue Jan 03, 2023 6:04 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)
Replies: 111
Views: 7458

Re: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)

There is a difference, though. Sen. Warren got a DNA test, found she has zero Native ancestry and corrected herself. Blumenthal actually did serve in the Marines during Vietnam, not in Vietnam and did correct himself. Oh, and neither claimed to be Jewish, wealthy real estate tycoons, married then g...

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by seb146
Mon Jan 02, 2023 7:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)
Replies: 111
Views: 7458

Re: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)

SHE APOLOGIZED because she knew she done wrong!!! SHE APOLOGIZED!!! Get over it. They are not the same. They. Are. Not. The. Same. NOT THE SAME!! As did he, they are the same. He will be seated. Move on. He did not apologize. He said "so what if I embellished! People do that!" That is not...

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by seb146
Mon Jan 02, 2023 7:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 9th Circuit Appeals court denies principal qualified immunity in teacher's MAGA hat job retaliation lawsuit
Replies: 15
Views: 978

Re: 9th Circuit Appeals court denies principal qualified immunity in teacher's MAGA hat job retaliation lawsuit

He is also promoting a political candidate/party on school property. You actually bring up an interesting point. Another school district in Oregon banned LGBTQ and BLM supporting logos and clothing while saying nothing about MAGA or Christian nationalists or Nazis because the pride flag and BLM are...

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by seb146
Mon Jan 02, 2023 5:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)
Replies: 111
Views: 7458

Re: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)

Both of those were really just taken out of context by the media. Blumenthal was a bit sloppy with his speech but he meant he was in the Marines during the Vietnam war, which was misrepresented as “I physically fought in the Vietnam War”. He would talk about experiences that other Marines who had b...

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by seb146
Sun Jan 01, 2023 1:46 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)
Replies: 111
Views: 7458

Re: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)

There is a difference, though. Sen. Warren got a DNA test, found she has zero Native ancestry and corrected herself. Blumenthal actually did serve in the Marines during Vietnam, not in Vietnam and did correct himself. Oh, and neither claimed to be Jewish, wealthy real estate tycoons, married then g...

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by seb146
Sat Dec 31, 2022 3:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 4 College students murdered
Replies: 89
Views: 5727

Re: 4 College students murdered

Can we just talk for a second about Santa Clause at the press conference?

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by seb146
Sat Dec 31, 2022 3:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)
Replies: 111
Views: 7458

Re: Everything That George Santos Has Lied About (So Far)

Impressive. Even by today's GOP standards. https://newrepublic.com/post/169751/everything-george-santos-lied-so-far As opposed to Liz I’m an Indian Warren, or I Served in Vietnam Blumenthal. There is a difference, though. Sen. Warren got a DNA test, found she has zero Native ancestry and corrected ...

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by seb146
Fri Dec 30, 2022 3:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Title 42 Expiration and the Border - What happens next?
Replies: 126
Views: 4177

Re: Title 42 Expiration and the Border - What happens next?

I just threw the first safe country thing out there to show how very complex the whole issue is. I don't pretend to know what the right answer is, just listing the truths of the situation. As for the five grounds for asylum, those are what is listed in the Geneva Convention which is what governs th...

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by seb146
Fri Dec 30, 2022 3:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Migrants dropped off at VP Residence Xmas Eve
Replies: 74
Views: 3990

Re: Migrants dropped off at VP Residence Xmas Eve

Actually they shouldn't cross illegally. It was actually meant for them to present themselves at a POE or be physically present in the US. That's the loop hole, cross illegally and you are now physically present, but that was never the spirit of the law. You obviously are look9ng at this through a ...

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by seb146
Fri Dec 30, 2022 5:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Title 42 Expiration and the Border - What happens next?
Replies: 126
Views: 4177

Re: Title 42 Expiration and the Border - What happens next?

I just threw the first safe country thing out there to show how very complex the whole issue is. I don't pretend to know what the right answer is, just listing the truths of the situation. As for the five grounds for asylum, those are what is listed in the Geneva Convention which is what governs th...

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by seb146
Fri Dec 30, 2022 5:32 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Migrants dropped off at VP Residence Xmas Eve
Replies: 74
Views: 3990

Re: Migrants dropped off at VP Residence Xmas Eve

Most of the people arrested by the Border Patrol are "give ups". They walk across the border and look to be arrested. Its a loop hole in the system as they know they will be put into proceedings and released with an EAD (Employment Authorization Document). It is years and years until thei...

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by seb146
Wed Dec 28, 2022 12:45 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Title 42 Expiration and the Border - What happens next?
Replies: 126
Views: 4177

Re: Title 42 Expiration and the Border - What happens next?

What is Title 42 and why is it expiring and why does it matter? I have no clue and I do follow international politics. Title 42 was enacted during the height of the COVID pandemic, due to the risk of untested and unvaccinated individuals crossing the border. It allowed summary expulsions without a ...

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by seb146
Tue Dec 27, 2022 10:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Title 42 Expiration and the Border - What happens next?
Replies: 126
Views: 4177

Re: Title 42 Expiration and the Border - What happens next?

Obama had the same. did nothing. We both know why and we are seeing the results today. https://www.pbs.org/newshour/nation/immigration-stands-as-obamas-most-glaring-failure From YOUR cited article, Nik And his administration aggressively enforced current laws, deporting more than 2.4 million people...

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by seb146
Tue Dec 27, 2022 10:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2022 US Elections
Replies: 607
Views: 33046

Re: 2022 US Elections

This topic is worthy of its own thread. That’s how crazy it is. My guess is that he’ll release a similar statement to his previous one, blaming the media, doubling down, but not necessarily denying the accusations. He’s pretty much a lame duck at this point. Not sure how he can represent his consti...

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by seb146
Tue Dec 27, 2022 10:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2022 US Elections
Replies: 607
Views: 33046

Re: 2022 US Elections

How incompetent are the NY Democrats to have missed all this? He was not a Democratic candidate, so the question SHOULD be: How did Republicans miss all this? The simple answer is: Republicans do not care. https://www.marketwatch.com/story/yes-top-house-republicans-knew-of-george-santoss-lies-befor...

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