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    Re: The current excitement in China

    In other other news
  2. Re: House committee receives Donald Trump's federal tax returns from IRS

    S and fire, I've been disappointed in the nominees my entire frikkin life except for JFK and Obama. That's a lot of F ing Presidents. So the F what? Am I not sworn to uphold self-government? Do I...
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    Re: The current excitement in China

    In other news, Canada has ordered The People's Republic to stop using storefronts as bases for their goon squads.
  4. Re: Movies that have held up and those that don't

    I got your cold war right here: The Spy Who Came In From The Cold


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lNrjAMV0HJk
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    Re: What I get paid for:

    I use an expired credit card to spread Titebond II. Kind of messy and it always feels hurried. Once I cut notches in the edge of the card. Not worth it that I saw.
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    Re: Indonesia: no hanky-panky

    I saw a graph somewhere that showed the growth in per capita alcohol consumption in the USA before, during and after Prohibition. Before, a modest upward slope. During, no data.

    Projecting the...
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    Re: Ukraine

    Perhaps he was under orders.
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    Re: Trump is Toast

    :)

    Binary, too. Jurisdiction, yes/no. All nuance and intersectionality suppressed. This has ever been the method of the oppressor.
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    Re: The current excitement in China

    In that case they are the enemy of human rights, and they and their commie government can eff off.

    I don't believe it to be the case. Why do you? Is that the message of the blank pieces of...
  10. Re: House committee receives Donald Trump's federal tax returns from IRS

    Told ya. Soon as he's in disgrace, they drop the MAGA turd like they dropped the Chimp. Rinse and repeat is what we have to look forward to in the coming decades.
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    Re: Trump is Toast

    The Court of Appeals didn't just find that the Special Master rigamorole was improperly done, and reverse the trial court's order.

    They found that the trial court had no jurisdiction to do...
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    Re: Trump is Toast

    No point because, as the Court is male dominated, any ruling they might make would be sexist mansplaining and hence invalid.
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    Re: Ukraine

    Lavrov says Russia has to destroy Ukraine's energy infrastructure because it supplies the Ukrainian military.

    The Ukrainian military says it has an "autonomous" power supply.
  14. Re: Christine McVie, of Fleetwood Mac, Is Dead at 79

    Wikipedia says she played and sang on Kiln House; uncredited. Great album.

    John of Phoenix made an appearance here.

    That is all.
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    Re: Trump is Toast

    But what difference does it make if the House gives it to the DOJ first? One runs oneself ragged in vain trying to pre-empt the fatuous bullsquat. Do your utmost, and take cover from the eruption...
  16. Re: BROTM(1) A Dutch road to Christmas.

    I heard that during the oil crisis of 1973, driving on the Authobahn or whatever it's called was prohibited. So a guy put wheels and a sail on his canoe and went out with the highway to himself. He...
  17. Re: Advice sought on a quasi-parental political issue

    Thanks!

    Wait, I forgot, I can't answer because I'm a male. Andrew seeks advice but boat-building is male dominated so unless the Ladies' Auxiliary or Decolonization Committee or whatever...
  18. Re: Same-Sex Marriage Bill Passes Senate After Bipartisan Breakthrough

    The Civil Rights Act of 1964 is not a Consitutional Amendment. It prohibits racial discrimination in interstate commerce as an exercise of the power of Congress to regulate interstate commerce,...
  19. Re: Advice sought on a quasi-parental political issue

    Yes, we must de-colonize the world. Every trace. Start over. Promote self-flagellation, engineer the syndrome out of the human. All this can and must be accomplished with only female answers.
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    Re: Trump is Toast

    If you or I withold evidence of crime, we risk criminal liability ourselves.

    What political advantage to the House could possibly outweigh the DOJ's need to know?
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    Re: Really bad Joke of the Day

    How about "Steely Dean"?
  22. Re: House committee receives Donald Trump's federal tax returns from IRS

    Which six years, and why?
  23. Re: Advice sought on a quasi-parental political issue

    My advice: study the implication of "the engineering of the human soul".



    These engineers can only be the wokest of the woke if they're going to have the power of shaping life.
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    Re: Potty physics

    The more you toot, the better you feel, Doctor.
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    Re: Trump is Toast

    Why is it so hard to say, "He did wrong"?

    And once you say that, why so hard to say, "He should apologize"?

    What kind of example does it set?
  26. Re: Oathkeepers trial - verdict being read now

    The conspiracy was complete before Jan 6. If each defendant had fallen into a coma on Jan 5, and an asteroid destroyed the Capitol on Jan 6, they would be still be guilty. If someone else should be...
  27. Re: Movies that have held up and those that don't

    Peter Falk and Alan Arkin in "The In-Laws"
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    +1

    When the bandits come into town with the burros . . .
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    Doesn't speak well for Yale Law.
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    Re: Ukraine

    NATO draws its own lines. They may have a Complaints Department you could seek out.

    From yesterday, eh? But from whom? What wormtongue described it as "ultra-provocative"? Surely you haven't...
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    Re: Both sides are not the same

    It has to do with freedom from government penalties, which can only be imposed or lifted by the government. At this late date this is still not clear to the Washington Post. Because civics...
  32. Re: Oathkeepers trial - verdict being read now

    Who told them it was momentous? Who keeps telling them? Why? Just another crime, just another trial, just another conviction.



    These defendants were convicted, that's all; of conspiring with...
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    I never understood the argument "we weren't going to do anything unless Trump told us to." If he did or he didn't, it's a conspiracy.

    Anyway, fat mouth Rhodes made clear that "if Trump doesn't do...
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    Re: Both sides are not the same

    In the OP, I left out the headline:



    So MAGAnauts are not responsible for mass shootings.
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    Re: Both sides are not the same

    Such tripe. These rights only come alive when people in a legal position to give them force, do so. When a prosecutor forgoes prosecution, when a judge dismisses, when a citizen sues and wins. ...
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    Re: The current excitement in China

    Marx and Lenin were foreigners; Mao was a homeboy. China remains communist.
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    Re: oh Herschel, residence issues

    It's a thing.
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    Both sides are not the same

    Regarding mass shootings:



    1. Using USA terminology, "liberals" very rarely advocate violence or even use violent imagery, whereas, "conservatives" do so constantly.

    2. A result of actual...
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    Re: Lamb Osso Bucco

    IMHO mutton and poultry are relatively easy, just get the herbs right. Lamb likes mint. Go easy. Beef, by contrast, does not respond to herbs. Beef is a matter of quality and what the side dishes...
  40. Re: Men are pigs, especially boat builders

    Bulls-eye.
  41. Re: Men are pigs, especially boat builders

    Victimhood sells, ask Trump. Very important if your bread comes from writing for the Atlantic, or anyone. For whom are you writing?
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    Someone shows up and shows me how, I'm grateful. I'm not reduced, I'm enlarged. Some female says flatten your stone on the sidewalk. Did I know that because I'm male, and so, she is patronizing...
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    Re: Russian missiles hit Poland

    Once we have established an international law-based order, both the rationale -- therefore the will -- and the means to deter aggression will be in place, right? No more Iraqs, no more Ukraines.
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    Re: Ukraine

    They do what they can, just like you. While you dither, the missiles rain down.
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    Re: Damned Dams

    They hate nature. She delivered the dream of omnipotence but not the means. What a C tease.
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    Re: Lamb Osso Bucco

    Soon as general prosperity kicks in and the population falls, the unneeded houses and cities will be razed and converted to vineyards and cork orchards with sheep to keep the weeds down. Then we're...
  47. Re: 8,000,000,000 People on the planet as of yesterday

    They chew each other's ass. Scientifically proven.
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    Re: State of the Republican Party

    And before Trump, the Chimp. With the same buyer's remorse. "Ever get the feeling you've been cheated?"

    "Life goes on." Sounds like a good thing. Know what it means? Mark my words: in a year...
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    Re: State of the Republican Party

    Western civilization is a compost heap into which one dives with faith in finding the kernel of compassion. Gotta be here somewhere.
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    Re: Russian missiles hit Poland

    Are you skeptical that Russia has invaded Ukraine and Georgia? It's been a few years now.
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