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by NoTime
Sat Nov 26, 2016 3:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5
Replies: 302
Views: 42225

Re: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5

I noticed that a Via Air ERJ-145 went from BWI to CMH last night. (VC841, N841HK, 22:14 - 23:09). As of right now, it doesn't appear to have departed yet.

Any ideas what that was about?

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by NoTime
Sat Nov 26, 2016 3:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wing-engined > Rear-engined (Passenger Appeal)?
Replies: 55
Views: 8434

Wing-engined > Rear-engined (Passenger Appeal)?

I believe that passenger preference for jet engines (vs. turbo props) is fairly well documented. But is there a difference, in passenger preference, when it comes to where the jet engines are mounted (wing vs. rear of fuselage)? I vaugely recall an airline executive commenting (back in the day) abou...

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by NoTime
Sat Nov 26, 2016 2:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Fidel Castro Dies At 90
Replies: 112
Views: 4417

Re: Fidel Castro Dies At 90

Well, I try not to "speak ill of the dead"... so... Cheers to the Cuban exiles, and I hope everyone can finally turn the page and set a new course for Cuba.

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by NoTime
Fri Nov 25, 2016 4:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5
Replies: 302
Views: 42225

Re: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5

CMH and LCK see October passenger and cargo number increases: http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories ... ober.html# From the article: " More than 6.1 million passengers have used the airport so far in 2016, an increase of 8.1 percent for the first 10 months of the year. " That's pretty r...

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by NoTime
Fri Nov 25, 2016 4:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Only one state for airline named...
Replies: 59
Views: 9372

Re: Only one state for airline named...

ikramerica wrote:
The state of Delaware is woefully underserved. I vote for a new airline named Delawair...


+5 pts

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by NoTime
Wed Nov 23, 2016 8:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: "Hail Trump! Hail Our People! Hail Victory!"
Replies: 66
Views: 3054

Re: "Hail Trump! Hail Our People! Hail Victory!"

These people are Rightwing White Supremacist nuts, nothing else, unfortunately aroused by the rhetoric used by the Future President. The law of unintended consequence at work here. I know not one of my Republican friends who would support them in reality. The key word, reality. Anyone who would adm...

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by NoTime
Wed Nov 23, 2016 8:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: "White Privilige" , A Graphic Example
Replies: 49
Views: 2271

Re: "White Privilige" , A Graphic Example

This is what I consider white privilige. This thug shoot an unarmed teenager to death, shows no remorse, and the only thing he's worried about is getting out of the prison because he could lose his job. http://www.wvgazettemail.com/news-cops- ... the-street The guy seriously doesn't think he did an...

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by NoTime
Mon Nov 21, 2016 9:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Trump wants privatized ATC in the US
Replies: 75
Views: 14398

Re: Trump wants privatized ATC in the US

DFW789ER wrote:
However it is done, privatisation will become a political football, which invariably will screw it up. Very little happens in this nation that isn't turned into a pissing contest among politicians.


This... X 1,000.

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by NoTime
Sun Nov 20, 2016 4:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Battle LInes Being Drawn
Replies: 22
Views: 1408

Re: Battle LInes Being Drawn

You mean the genuine fear and concern for their nation? Yes, hilarious. No, I mean the outright hysterics that the left has fallen into over the last two weeks. They spent so much time building up this nightmarish (fake) image of Trump during the campaign (a tactic that failed spectacularly among t...

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by NoTime
Sun Nov 20, 2016 3:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Racism in Trump America
Replies: 189
Views: 7613

Re: Racism in Trump America

The Democratic party is not advocating "open borders" “My dream is a hemispheric common market, with open trade and open borders ” - Hillary Clinton Source? In a speech to a Brazilian bank Banco Itau... Wikileaks - https://wikileaks.org/podesta-emails/emailid/927 The campaign's water carr...

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by NoTime
Sun Nov 20, 2016 4:54 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Racism in Trump America
Replies: 189
Views: 7613

Re: Racism in Trump America

seb146 wrote:
The Democratic party is not advocating "open borders"


“My dream is a hemispheric common market, with open trade and open borders” - Hillary Clinton

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by NoTime
Sun Nov 20, 2016 4:48 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Richard Branson: 'Dangerous' to have Trump in White House
Replies: 33
Views: 2560

Re: Richard Branson: 'Dangerous' to have Trump in White House

I always liked Branson. Richard Branson, the British billionaire and founder of the Virgin Group, said he is terrified of the thought of Donald Trump becoming president of the United States because of "how dangerous it was to have somebody so vindictive in the White House." He doesn't kno...

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by NoTime
Sun Nov 20, 2016 4:46 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Battle LInes Being Drawn
Replies: 22
Views: 1408

Re: Battle LInes Being Drawn

Hillis wrote:
Sorry to disappoint you.


Trust me, I'm not disappointed. The reaction of the left, following the election, has been comedy gold.

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by NoTime
Sun Nov 20, 2016 12:03 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Job interview procedure-what should I expect
Replies: 8
Views: 1280

Re: Job interview procedure-what should I expect

My question is- does them flying me out and paying for everything mean anything in terms of there interest? Or am I just another candidate. You may not be the only person they're flying out for the face to face meetings, but you're likely one of the final candidates for the job. At my employer, we ...

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by NoTime
Sat Nov 19, 2016 11:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Battle LInes Being Drawn
Replies: 22
Views: 1408

Re: Battle LInes Being Drawn

This is going to get uglier and uglier and uglier. Seeing who he is putting around him, this is goinig to get violent. More and more, I think America is headed towards a place it hasn't seen since The Civil War. And it's frightening. You should just leave the country now, before the chainsaw-wieldi...

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by NoTime
Sat Nov 19, 2016 7:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5
Replies: 302
Views: 42225

Re: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5

My Via trip was supposed to be tomorrow, but I got a call at 8pm from the PKB station that the flight was cancelled due to maintenance issues, this after getting a call from them earlier (after calling THEM the day before) because they'd never given me a confirmation email (had my email address wro...

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by NoTime
Sat Nov 19, 2016 3:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Trump wants privatized ATC in the US
Replies: 75
Views: 14398

Re: Trump wants privatized ATC in the US

D L X wrote:
This could be a particularly scary turn for aviation. Safety should not take a back seat to making money.


I wouldn't automatically assume that a private solution is any less safe than what we currently have.

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by NoTime
Fri Nov 18, 2016 5:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Grand Tour
Replies: 18
Views: 1895

Re: The Grand Tour

I'm looking forward to watching it this weekend, with the wife (who is just as big a fan of Clarkson and co as I am). I've seen a lot of great reviews of it, and can't wait to see where they take the show (with their ridiculous budget). I gave the rebooted Top Gear two and a half episodes before giv...

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by NoTime
Thu Nov 17, 2016 2:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Next aircraft program at Bombardier
Replies: 156
Views: 26109

Re: Next aircraft program at Bombardier

I would think they need to catch their breath and work with what they've got for a while. Barring that, they should probably stick with what they know and/or are known for. So, I would say either a "CS90" shrink of the CS100, or a CRJ re-engine?

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by NoTime
Wed Nov 16, 2016 7:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The nascent Trump Administration
Replies: 128
Views: 6604

Re: The nascent Trump Administration

Not down for the count. Just used a bit more wisely and cost-effectively. But, I agree, that the free ride that other NATO countries have been enjoying for the last few decades is probably about to come to an end... and that's a good thing. Depends on your definition of "good." You and I ...

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by NoTime
Wed Nov 16, 2016 6:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Election Results: Blame Tech / Social Media?
Replies: 40
Views: 2207

Re: Election Results: Blame Tech / Social Media?

Can someone point me to one of these fake news stories that supposedly swayed the election?

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by NoTime
Wed Nov 16, 2016 5:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The nascent Trump Administration
Replies: 128
Views: 6604

Re: The nascent Trump Administration

Dear Europe: build up your collective military because I think ours is going to be down for the count. Not down for the count. Just used a bit more wisely and cost-effectively. But, I agree, that the free ride that other NATO countries have been enjoying for the last few decades is probably about t...

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by NoTime
Wed Nov 16, 2016 5:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Didn't vote for Trump, but kind of excited by the change
Replies: 83
Views: 3400

Re: Didn't vote for Trump, but kind of excited by the change

So many righties believe that PP performs only abortions. So many righties believe that PP is in the business to "end life" and hates the fetus so much. Facts mean nothing. Wait until Mr. Roboto appoints ultra super heavy duty right wing judges. I don't think anyone believes that PP only ...

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by NoTime
Mon Nov 14, 2016 5:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Didn't vote for Trump, but kind of excited by the change
Replies: 83
Views: 3400

Re: Didn't vote for Trump, but kind of excited by the change

So these are all good things. Lest anyone try to call me an intolerant liberal. I'm telling you, Trump is going to end up being one of the most centrist Presidents we've had in a LONG time. He'll piss off the left, but they'll grudgingly accept him because his election isn't turning out to be the a...

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by NoTime
Mon Nov 14, 2016 4:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rebirth of the GOP?
Replies: 38
Views: 1677

Re: Rebirth of the GOP?

The GOP won a stunning victory this time around. That's undeniable. But long term, things are still looking grim for the GOP, especially if it continues to insist all it needs to do is turn out the white vote. But that's what I said - they have to make at least some inroads into the minority commun...

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by NoTime
Sun Nov 13, 2016 11:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rebirth of the GOP?
Replies: 38
Views: 1677

Re: Rebirth of the GOP?

Here is the rebirth of the GOP https://thinkprogress.org/harassment-si ... .bgvuhlnm3 Ah, yes, I'm sure all of that is legit... Just like the girl who had her hijab ripped off, right? Or the guy who got a cake from whole foods with a homophobic slur on it? :roll: We could instantly reduce the numbe...

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by NoTime
Sun Nov 13, 2016 5:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rebirth of the GOP?
Replies: 38
Views: 1677

Re: Rebirth of the GOP?

Over the next two years, the economy will collapse under the weight of crushing debt and government regulation put in place by Republicans. A majority of people will see that and remember that in the mid-terms and in 2020. It may be too late by then, but this could actually be the last hurrah for t...

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by NoTime
Sun Nov 13, 2016 5:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rebirth of the GOP?
Replies: 38
Views: 1677

Rebirth of the GOP?

For the record, Republicans will now control: Presidency Senate House Majority of State Governorships Majority of State Houses And, the GOP will appoint a Supreme Court Justice (possibly two!). If you look at the election results, it’s pretty clear that the Democrats have lost (or given up on) what ...

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by NoTime
Sun Nov 13, 2016 4:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Didn't vote for Trump, but kind of excited by the change
Replies: 83
Views: 3400

Re: Didn't vote for Trump, but kind of excited by the change

I have a few friends that were Sanders supporters and voted for Sanders in the primary, but voted for Trump in the general election because they saw it as a giving the middle finger to both the Democrat and Republican elites. A very large portion of voters on the right were thinking the exact same ...

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by NoTime
Sun Nov 13, 2016 3:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Massive New Zealand Earthquakes
Replies: 76
Views: 3094

Re: Massive New Zealand Earthquakes

I realise nobody cares. Um... It's bad. Really scary. Tsunami has been generated, and we have 500 miles of aftershocks over magnitude 5.0. I've never been this scared before. I care. Thoughts, prayers and good vibes heading your way (to hopefully be followed by a donation, as soon as I find somewhe...

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by NoTime
Thu Nov 10, 2016 9:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Post-Election Hypocrisy From Trump Supporters
Replies: 60
Views: 2250

Re: Post-Election Hypocrisy From Trump Supporters

What I do fine quite deliciously ironic is hearing the chorus of Trump supporters who are saying, in the midst of this turmoil, "Trump won, so get over it, and you have to give him a chance." Where are you seeing that? I mean, I'm sure Trump supporters are saying "Trump won, so get o...

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by NoTime
Sat Nov 05, 2016 9:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5
Replies: 302
Views: 42225

Re: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5

I'm giving Via a try later this month. I'd wanted another Brasilia ride but they were hard to find East of SLC. Today was supposed to be my Via Brasilia day, but it didn't work out... I purchased my ticket a week in advance and paid the crazy cheap fare. Things took a turn for the worse when, the d...

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by NoTime
Tue Nov 01, 2016 4:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5
Replies: 302
Views: 42225

Re: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5

http://blog.flyviaair.com/viaair-announ ... ory-fares/
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Via Air announced yesterday that they are adding service to Orlando-Sanford. You can go direct from SHD, or (more pertinent to this thread) connect in CLT from BKW, PKB and others.

http://blog.flyviaair.com/viaair-announ ... ory-fares/

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by NoTime
Sun Oct 30, 2016 5:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5
Replies: 302
Views: 42225

Re: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5

DeltaRules wrote:
-AC has nowhere to grow from CMH.


So, no chance of seeing a Jazz CRJ or Dash 8 to Ottawa or Montreal? (No idea what the PDEW might be...)

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by NoTime
Fri Oct 28, 2016 2:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS ordering 14 B747-8F and 14 options
Replies: 142
Views: 26993

Re: UPS ordering 14 B747-8F and 14 options

Awesome news - Congrats, Boeing!

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by NoTime
Wed Oct 26, 2016 3:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5
Replies: 302
Views: 42225

Re: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories ... opens.html

Passenger numbers continue to look pretty good (up 12.2% vs September 2015, and up 8.6% for the year) - http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories ... acker.html
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Some more CMH news:

They reopened the north runway - http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories ... opens.html

Passenger numbers continue to look pretty good (up 12.2% vs September 2015, and up 8.6% for the year) - http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories ... acker.html

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by NoTime
Tue Oct 25, 2016 1:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5
Replies: 302
Views: 42225

Re: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5

Yep, agree with all those points. I guess I was talking more in terms of "what if..." LCK had been the primary focus starting back in the early 1980's, or earlier. Perhaps that would've changed the dynamics of the growth of the city a bit - especially the infrastructure.

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by NoTime
Tue Oct 25, 2016 1:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breaking: Heathrow 3rd Runway approved
Replies: 200
Views: 20693

Re: Breaking: Heathrow 3rd Runway approved

A guy on the BBC this morning said that although there will be regulatory battles and such, they would hope to break ground by 2020 and have the first flights by 2025.

Given the history involved, that seems very optimistic...

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by NoTime
Mon Oct 24, 2016 4:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5
Replies: 302
Views: 42225

Re: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5

An older article (Oct. 5th), but I don't think it has been posted - Rickenbacker Trade Zone Remains Above the Rest Rickenbacker Inland Port’s Foreign Trade Zone #138 continues to rise above competition as the nation’s top FTZ for moving textiles and footwear imports in 2015. Over $6.2 billion in pro...

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by NoTime
Mon Oct 24, 2016 4:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Metroliner crash at Luqa, Malta
Replies: 27
Views: 8600

Re: Metroliner crash at Luqa, Malta

uta999 wrote:
The video shows the plane inverted, as if a locking pin (gust lock) was left in place in one of the ailerons.


Thinking the same thing.

RIP to the folks involved.

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by NoTime
Fri Oct 21, 2016 4:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5
Replies: 302
Views: 42225

Re: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5

Silver discontinued much of their IAD EAS flying as of the end of September, including PKB. Via Air stepped in and is now running daily flights to CLT on EMB-120 Brasilias, both non-stop and via BKW. They're offering insane promotional fares. I picked a hypothetical Bro joyride November 8th and got...

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by NoTime
Mon Oct 17, 2016 11:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Liberal Brownshirts at it again...
Replies: 150
Views: 5920

Re: Liberal Brownshirts at it again...

http://abcnews.go.com/US/north-carolina ... d=42845778

Clinton Campaign, DNC Coordinated With Organizations To Incite Violence At Trump Events - http://www.realclearpolitics.com/video/ ... rters.html
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North Carolina GOP Office Hit by Suspected Firebomb - http://abcnews.go.com/US/north-carolina ... d=42845778

Clinton Campaign, DNC Coordinated With Organizations To Incite Violence At Trump Events - http://www.realclearpolitics.com/video/ ... rters.html

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by NoTime
Wed Oct 12, 2016 12:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates announces Fort Lauderdale daily B77L
Replies: 152
Views: 21163

Re: Emirates announces Fort Lauderdale daily B77L

I'm a little late to the party, but CONGRATS to FLL and EK (and B6)! I love FLL and was very happy to read about this new route.

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by NoTime
Wed Oct 12, 2016 12:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5
Replies: 302
Views: 42225

Re: The Rest Of Ohio Part 5

A new study predicts that the Columbus metro area will not only grow the fastest (in Ohio) over the next 25 years, but will also be the largest in the state by 2025. (Details at Columbus Business First - http://www.bizjournals.com/columbus/new ... oming.html) The region is slated to pass greater Cin...

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by NoTime
Sun Oct 02, 2016 4:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NYT: Trump Taxless For 18 Years?
Replies: 111
Views: 3524

Re: NYT: Trump Taxless For 18 Years?

I'm not a Trump fan but this is not his problem. While its not a good thing I don't blame a person taking advantage of any legal means to reduce their tax payments. We ALL do it- he just has a lot more money in the game. Change the laws. 100% accurate. As long as everything he did was within the ta...

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by NoTime
Sun Sep 25, 2016 2:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Why Does Everyone In The U.S. Seem To Be Angry?
Replies: 84
Views: 4134

Re: Why Does Everyone In The U.S. Seem To Be Angry?

Honestly, I think most people are doing ok and are relatively happy. Granted, everyone has stuff to complain about (especially if the conversation turns to politics), but I think most decent, intelligent people aren't walking around in a constant rage. But, I think PacificBeach88's posts in this thr...

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by NoTime
Sun Sep 25, 2016 2:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updates on the US election: Who is more likely to win?
Replies: 436
Views: 13633

Re: Updates on the US election: Who is more likely to win?

Don't deflect. This is not about "well, that's as bad as the other guy so let's just drop the subject." It is about the fact that Republicans just want to do nothing. They have been in control of both houses of Congress and have done nothing. It is not about "well they are as bad&quo...

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by NoTime
Fri Sep 23, 2016 2:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updates on the US election: Who is more likely to win?
Replies: 436
Views: 13633

Re: Updates on the US election: Who is more likely to win?

All they can do is say "well, look how bad she is!" instead of "look at all the good stuff we have." Is that not the case with both parties? Don't deflect. This is not about "well, that's as bad as the other guy so let's just drop the subject." It is about the fact tha...

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by NoTime
Fri Sep 23, 2016 2:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updates on the US election: Who is more likely to win?
Replies: 436
Views: 13633

Re: Updates on the US election: Who is more likely to win?

seb146 wrote:
All they can do is say "well, look how bad she is!" instead of "look at all the good stuff we have."


Is that not the case with both parties?

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by NoTime
Thu Sep 22, 2016 11:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Updates on the US election: Who is more likely to win?
Replies: 436
Views: 13633

Re: Updates on the US election: Who is more likely to win?

I know the media are probably inured to his pronouncements by now, but still, how does he say these things when a political in another election might say just a fraction of these things and have to withdraw. Likely because he recognizes most of the "outrage" for what it is - fake. By and ...

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