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  1. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    Anyone know anything about this?
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bZEuiWsEuFs
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    Re: Trump is Toast

    Ideal candidate is not too concerned about being disbarred or ending up in jail.
  3. Thread: Oz Politics.

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    Re: Oz Politics.

    Some people, even economically successful ones can be stupid, some others can be complete ba*****s.
  4. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    #4286
    Again I have sympathy with Vadim's position re Bush, Blair and our own John Howard. Sauce for the goose etc……….
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    Re: The Lesser's LA VIE EN ROSE

    Best of luck to Rosemary at the upcoming polls. Glad you will still have a smidgeon of a connection to your old boat.
  6. Thread: Oz Politics.

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    Re: Oz Politics.

    BTW I'm wondering if scummo actually thought he'd been favoured by god in winning against Shorten and nothing he did mattered because god would ensure he won again?
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    Re: Scott Morrison is the best!

    He paraded his family at the slightest opportunity, let them sort it out with him. The president, smelling blood, will not be so gentle.

    BTW I'm wondering if he actually thought he'd been...
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    Re: Liz Cheney , You go girl!!!

    I reckon they are like alcoholics, they have to go all the way down before they can recover………….. and the recovery is always difficult and never pretty.
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    Re: Still Wondering

    Same as you, and for similar reasons. Rugby, skiing, biking and climbing fall injuries have come back to haunt me………. But I still remember them, even the mid air organising of my legs and arms as I...
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    Re: Demagogues and their platforms

    Mob rule. Question is whose the agitator, and whose to benefit.
    But it's not unusual in universities even here. It's not alternative opinion, or even facts they want, It's percieved bias...
  11. Thread: Oz Politics.

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    Re: Oz Politics.

    Well there's a parliamentary enquiry, there should be a Royal Commission and there's this"NSW Police are conducting a separate, criminal investigation into the circumstances surrounding the Ruby...
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    Re: Scott Morrison is the best!

    Oh I'm sure his god franchise said it was ok……..the end justifying the means etc…………….
    and as for "…. pleading with the media to respect the privacy of himself and family."
    'You makes your own bed...
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    Re: Demagogues and their platforms

    Humans are like that…………….

    You realise that being inclusive of the trumpists is futile as they are completely dismissive of anyone else.
  14. Thread: Artemis 1

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    Re: Artemis 1

    No. The exploration of any part of space close enough to be practical is not the best way to use the space budget. That ,and any base on the moon established by humans will be a military one because...
  15. Thread: Daughter

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    Re: Daughter

    Sorry Rob, I just picked up on this. I am very glad it turned out OK for you both.
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    Re: Contingencies For When Trump Is Arrested

    If they were that close then they would probably be known. But I can imagine that scenario.
  17. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    Hmm, so the example and it's success is a threat in itself to the dictatorial and repressive regimes? You may have a very big point there.
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    Re: Resurrecting the Tasmanian Tiger?

    Well, the best way to do that is to remove humans from the planet as quickly as possible………………...
  19. Re: Experts id today's Republican Party as nat. security threat

    They represent themselves and their financiers and their bribers. But then that's more the norm in present day politics. Not that all politicians take bribes personally, but their party's do all the...
  20. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    Post putin what do you think will happen to Russia? Another strong man dictator taking over, a military coup, or a devolvement into warlord fiefdoms?
    You will note I have not mentioned any form of...
  21. Re: Experts id today's Republican Party as nat. security threat

    Interesting reading, even credible. We'll see where that goes in the next few days.
  22. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    Vadim #4238
    If that's true than I can see why Vlad thought that change of regime would be easy, or even welcome.
    Couple of US presidents and their hangers on have thought the same in other...
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    Re: Antipodean Boats Connection

    Is it going to be onre of those summers? Or is the melting ice sheet situation worse than they are letting on?
  24. Thread: Oz Politics.

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    Re: Oz Politics.

    Well they would wouldn't they? Last thing Rupert would have wanted outed.
  25. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    #4230
    They are very brave men.
  26. Thread: Oz Politics.

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    Re: Oz Politics.

    I see the Anglcans have split, again. Ho hum…….
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    Re: Resurrecting the Tasmanian Tiger?

    Improbable. But less impossible than it was. As a scientific experiment it will catch public imagination, and funding. The technique if ever sorted probably has commercial applications.
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    Re: Requiring honesty from elected officials

    There are fraud laws about misleading advertising and misrepresentation.Mpre about issuing fase prospectuses.
    The model is there already, but your dodgy SC refused to apply them to the 2nd biggest...
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    Re: Liz Cheney , You go girl!!!

    I hope she has good security…. you can't have political comeback if your dead. And in America today that is a real risk for her, especially after nailing her erstwhile colleagues to the wall.
  30. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    Dictators cannot afford to fail, especially when they start a war and kill a lot of their own. Even the best propaganda won't hide that for long.
  31. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    That's what I meant about getting messier, much much messier.
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    Re: Liz Cheney , You go girl!!!

    They deserve everything that they get, or don't get.

    The civil war continues.
  33. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    I have sympathe with Davies view, backing Putin into a corner is not a sound idea, As far as Ukraine as a proxy for the US, Britain, Australia and anyone else who is helping militarily is concerned,...
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    Re: Scott Morrison is the best!

    He'll claim his happy clapper god told him to do it………. And he always was a Trump supporter.
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    Re: Who doesn't have lunch regularly?

    Neither do I. A low level of pain sensitivity also means a reduced sense of taste and smell.
    You don't miss what you never had, for me there's social food when entertaining, and food for fuel....
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    Re: Antipodean Boats Connection

    Remember my thread about the difficulty in righting and boarding my Macgreggor in deep or rough water?
  37. Thread: Oz Politics.

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    Re: Oz Politics.

    It seems that ASIO and other Intell agencies didn't know either………….

    The Libs are pulling the 'move on, there's nothing to see here' card………………and Barney is also an apologist and trying the 'look...
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    Re: Requiring honesty from elected officials

    Of course they may actually represent their electorates majority opinion……………………...
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    Re: Requiring honesty from elected officials

    You sure a sympathiser won't do a quick airlift into Mexico?
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    Re: Who doesn't have lunch regularly?

    Breakfast is light, very light. I cnnot abide a cooked breakfast.
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    Re: Requiring honesty from elected officials

    Well following MushCreek's lead, they hadn't made a dent in religion either till quite recently, mostly amongst the western educated.
  42. Thread: Byob !!!!!!

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    Re: Byob !!!!!!

    Crowds outside Young and Jacksons Hotel in Melbourne queuing up for a beer and look at the painting of Chloe….

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    Who doesn't have lunch regularly?

    As a kid I resented the daylight wasted during the day by lunch. Left to myself I never ate lunch and mostly still do not unless we are, or have, visitors. At times weather may make a difference, and...
  44. Thread: Oz Politics.

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    Re: Oz Politics.

    BTW, re that former Tassy Premier's statue, the one who broke into a morgue to steal an Aboriginal's head.
    Leave the statue but remove it's head, and change the signage appropriately. Put the head...
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    Re: Antipodean Boats Connection

    And usually with the aid of a gun-for- hire moral free lawyer.
  46. Re: Afghanistan collapse rooted in Trump-Taliban deal

    I wonder if the rise of Chinese colonial ambition will put a dent in the US model?

    Re the Republican party and their reliance on killing a great number of Americans, not to mention allies and the...
  47. Thread: Oz Politics.

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    Re: Oz Politics.

    …..and there's more……….. Trumpian ambitions, he could dismiss all the other ministers………… if the party room allowed him to stay in office………….and they did.
    As for his various justifications, he's a...
  48. Thread: 110 years ago

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    Re: 110 years ago

    But money………………..
  49. Re: My sister is visiting her friend in Kaua’i. They went to Costco

    Yuk!………… and that includers the rack of whatever!
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    Re: Requiring honesty from elected officials

    Someone will complain about restriction of free speech or some such, quoting the USSC…………...
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