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  1. For what it's worth, this is the [now expired]...

    For what it's worth, this is the [now expired] Biesemeyer patent.

    "An ordinary person, skilled in the art" should be able replicate the invention from this document (at least, that's the...
  2. Thread: Ukraine

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    Labelling people based on behavior (viz war...

    Labelling people based on behavior (viz war crimes) is significantly different than dehumanizing people based on the color of their skin.
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  3. oathkeepers thought trump would "federalize" them

    I hate to tell them this, but

    1. They're not a militia under the militia act, and

    2. There was no insurrection or rebellion to suppress (save their own)

    And

    3. If they demonstrate in...
  4. Stanley/Black+Decker bought Delta, Porter-Cable...

    Stanley/Black+Decker bought Delta, Porter-Cable and DeWalt and dumped them down.

    Chang LTD (Taiwan) bought Stanley/Black+Decker and dumbed it down further.

    MBAs are why we can't have nice...
  5. What do folks here recommend for a replacement table saw fence?

    Delta bought Biesemeyer some years back. This Delta fence is the re-badged Biesemeyer fence.

    https://deltamachinery.com/accessories/biesemeyer/

    [Whether the MBAs at the conglomerate that...
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    I don't need to ponder the existence of Dog in...

    I don't need to ponder the existence of Dog in the middle of the night - he's sleeping on the bed. Possibly on top of one of us.
  7. Re: Boebert is tired of this "Separation of church and state junk"

    I'm trying to think of what it might take to get thrown out of a church.
  8. Anybody who actually read the New Testament and...

    Anybody who actually read the New Testament and tried to live a Christ-like life would more than likely wind up on the left end of the economic/political spectrum.

    The Christ was a fairly radical...
  9. Archbishop of San Francisco Spanked

    Spanked by Pope Francis in a very Franciscan way.

    https://www.ncregister.com/cna/nancy-pelosi-reportedly-receives-communion-at-papal-mass

    Nancy Pelosi Reportedly Receives Communion at Papal...
  10. Willing to bet that there was a clause in her...

    Willing to bet that there was a clause in her contract that prohibited her from taking other gigs during the run.

    And this was seemingly a pretty much last-minute gig. Did she clear it ahead of...
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    Vintage sports and racing cars pictures.

    Not actually all that vintage.... but...

    https://steampunktendencies.com/the-blastolene-b-702-is-an-exceptional-handmade-roadster/

    The Blastolene B-702

    Designed and created by Blastolene...
  12. Instituto Cervantes is the Spanish equivalent of...

    Instituto Cervantes is the Spanish equivalent of Alliance Française or Göethe Haus -- a world-wide cultural organization sponsored by the Spanish government.

    Here are the Seattle and NYC chapters:...
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    https://scontent-sea1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t39.30808-6...

    https://scontent-sea1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t39.30808-6/291149248_10159096441446871_1826416554382561852_n.jpg?_nc_cat=110&ccb=1-7&_nc_sid=8bfeb9&_nc_ohc=1doYF36kFjEAX902t7M&_nc_ht=scontent-sea1-1.xx&oh=00_...
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    What is it?

    Not a blimp hangar. This is a blimp hangar:
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    Courtesy of a lawyerly friend of ours (she's a...

    Courtesy of a lawyerly friend of ours (she's a public defender in Snohomish County).

    Original Twitter thread at...
  16. Bulldog Mattis got married? To a physicist? By an...

    Bulldog Mattis got married? To a physicist? By an Elvis impersonator?

    And why is the new link coming from the sports section?
  17. Are you sure about that? Seems like he started...

    Are you sure about that?

    Seems like he started one, all right. A civil war. Just taking a while to get up to speed.
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    Probably, for the most part, all the inferior...

    Probably, for the most part, all the inferior courts are. Department of Justice? I'd like to say yes, but TFG did some damage there that needs to be repaired.

    Crapshoot once you get to our Supreme...
  19. Re: Boebert is tired of this "Separation of church and state junk"

    And there's video!

    https://twitter.com/patriottakes/status/1541508454740885511

    Here's the whole mishegas. Click this link, and it should take you to the start of the rant
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    Re: January 6th Committee

    Can Lieutenant General Flynn (ret.) be recalled to active duty and court-martialed under UCMJ Article 94 (mutiny/sedition)?

    Seditious conspiracy is only good for 20 years. UCMJ Article 94 is a...
  21. Thread: McMike?

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    Re: McMike?

    He's not showing as being in banned camp, but there doesn't seem to be any posts newer than January 25th, 2022.

    And he was here last night — last activity June 26th, 2002 at 7:23pm. And I remember...
  22. Seems like if one were the invading force, and...

    Seems like if one were the invading force, and ran into the sandbag redoubt, one might be inclined to light it up with a couple of RPGs, just on spec, especially if somebody inside were to take a...
  23. That guy is seriously whacked. Any idea what...

    That guy is seriously whacked.

    Any idea what the point of disconnecting the electricity might have been? Does it carry mind control waves?

    Or the covering the ground with plastic sheets?
  24. Thread: A car.

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    I remember seeing that car at the Greenwood show...

    I remember seeing that car at the Greenwood show a few years back, pre-COVID.
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    January 6th Committee

    Heather Cox Richardson tonight:.

    Ruh-roh! (To quote Scooby-Doo)

    https://heathercoxrichardson.substack.com/p/june-27-2022

    June 27, 2022 (Monday)

    Midday today, the House Select Committee to...
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    Welcome back Syed! I was starting to worry --...

    Welcome back Syed!

    I was starting to worry -- you haven't been around for a couple of months.
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    Re: Republicans Lie

    Growing up in Cincinnati in the 70s, pretty much all the gay guys I knew were from the Deep South, and had bailed at the age of 18, heading north to the nearest big city. From the Pornhub map, it...
  28. What were some of your scariest moments?

    Late 80s, on the 144 heading south from Timmins, Ontario towards Sudbury. Middle of nowhere, late November. Brilliant sunny day, and cold, about 15 F.

    Traffic's running maybe 70 mph. On a pretty...
  29. It's official - the Supreme Court overturns Roe v Wade

    Meet Amy Coney Barret, Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.

    https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/jun/06/people-of-praise-accused-child-abuse-amy-coney-barrett
    ...
  30. Lies of omission, and lies of misdirection,...

    Lies of omission, and lies of misdirection, remain nonetheless

    Lies.

    And perjury.
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    Shocked, Shocked, I Tell you!

    To find gambling going on in this establishment.

    Can't make this up.

    CYA Much?

    https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2022/jun/25/gorsuch-kavanaugh-misled-senators-roe-v-wade

    Roe v Wade:...
  32. Ashokan is in upstate New York, site of Ashokan...

    Ashokan is in upstate New York, site of Ashokan Fiddle & Dance Week.

    Ashokan Farewell was written as a last waltz to close out the week. [there's a lot of... err... social connections made, and...
  33. I were thinking that the Lysistrata solution...

    I were thinking that the Lysistrata solution might be more effective.
  34. Part of the problem with that is that the...

    Part of the problem with that is that the Congress, rather than acting as the co-equal branch of the government that it is, long ago surrendered that, and defer to the Executive. Hence the rise,...
  35. Yes, but.... everyone knows that religious rights...

    Yes, but.... everyone knows that religious rights only apply to white christians!
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    Welcome back! Glad you're on the mend.

    Welcome back! Glad you're on the mend.
  37. That was by design. Only the GOP would get a...

    That was by design. Only the GOP would get a libertarian "think tank" to design a free-market policy to address a pandemic.

    And it is in line with GOP orthodoxy, where one appoint people to...
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    One might almost think that ACB has some regional...

    One might almost think that ACB has some regional knowledge :D
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    Drive the Ring of Kerry. ...

    Drive the Ring of Kerry.

    https://www.ireland.com/en-us/destinations/regions/ring-of-kerry/

    Eat soft serve ice cream (made from whole fat real milk). Miles better than Dairy Queen and the like.
  40. Seems like one would have to work fairly hard to...

    Seems like one would have to work fairly hard to run into that island in that weather.
  41. It's official - the Supreme Court overturns Roe v Wade

    John Hart Ely's 1973 Yale Law Review paper, "The Wages of Crying Wolf: A Comment on Roe v. Wade" is a good place to start.
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  42. Thread: New VHF

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    Re: New VHF

    You need a Bluetooth transmitter or transceiver. Does your VHF have a 3.5mm mini jack for audio out?

    https://m.media-amazon.com/images/I/619j5zRS5sL._AC_SL1400_.jpg
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    Re: Clarence Thomas...

    "All rulings that concern the 14th Amendment's due process clause" — there are a lot of decisions grounded in the 14th Amendment's due process clause, and not just "Griswold, Lawrence, and...
  44. Re: New York State Rifle & Pistol Association Inc. v. Bruen

    Here in Seattle, you can wander around with an AK-47 or AR-15, 2 9mm pistols on your belt and bandoliers of ammunition.

    But carrying a knife (folding or not, and concealed or not) with a blade...
  45. Re: Giant Chinese restaurant sinks in the high seas

    Not in a 1,000 meters of water.
  46. Re: It's official - the Supreme Court overturns Roe v Wade

    Don't bet on that.

    https://www.guttmacher.org/sites/default/files/395-329.png

    https://thehumanist.com/commentary/linking-religion-teen-pregnancy-theres-map/
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  47. Re: It's official - the Supreme Court overturns Roe v Wade

    Except that, having overturned Roe, the Right has lost abortion as its get out the vote tool, though they've still got guns.

    I imagine that this will increase voter turnout among both women and...
  48. Roe was a crappy piece of jurisprudence from the...

    Roe was a crappy piece of jurisprudence from the get-go, for a number of reasons, not the least of which was that the socio-political process was at work. A couple of states had already legalized...
  49. It's official - the Supreme Court overturns Roe v Wade

    Roe finding of an implicit right to privacy puts a lot of other decision at risk, since their underpinnings were built on that right of privacy. The language about rights being "deeply rooted in this...
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    Foss Shipyard Wood Shop At Auction

    https://bellingham.craigslist.org/tld/d/seattle-carpentry-shop-equipment/7497470627.html
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