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Forum: Political Threads Today, 12:00 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 1,331
Posted By JohnR
Have not seen it yet - will watch and review...

Have not seen it yet - will watch and review tonight. From what I am hearing, not good and unacceptable.

Best to start a new thread with specifics, post conference
Forum: Political Threads Today, 07:14 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 207
Posted By JohnR
Sure, Eben. Great way to bring people to the...

Sure, Eben. Great way to bring people to the table. Call 'em Nazis and fascists. Heck - use fascist methodologies because the end result - power to the people - justifies the means.



I am...
Forum: Political Threads Yesterday, 03:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 207
Posted By JohnR
And there are a lot of people that were called...

And there are a lot of people that were called fascists and Nazis that were not..
Forum: Political Threads Yesterday, 08:02 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 207
Posted By JohnR
One of thew few things I like about Trump:...

One of thew few things I like about Trump: Hillary is not President

:happy: :rude: :nopain:
Forum: Political Threads 07-14-2018, 12:24 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 1,331
Posted By JohnR
Russia did meddle - but was it enough to change...

Russia did meddle - but was it enough to change the results??

(PS - I would like to see Trump cancel the meeting, probably unexpected for a Trumpster like me :bl: )
Forum: Political Threads 07-14-2018, 11:18 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 1,331
Posted By JohnR
Hahaha Wayne. I am not a Trump supporter. I...

Hahaha Wayne.

I am not a Trump supporter. I did not vote for him. I don't like his style, I do not like many of the things he says and does. I do believe some of the things he does are necessary...
Forum: Political Threads 07-14-2018, 09:37 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 364
Posted By JohnR
Spence, European NATO members, excepting the UK,...

Spence, European NATO members, excepting the UK, have not met their baselines for over 20 years. Only a couple nations in the past year or two have hit the 2% baseline.

If OBama was so magical he...
Forum: Political Threads 07-14-2018, 09:15 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 1,331
Posted By JohnR
Trumptards / Deplorables. You might think there...

Trumptards / Deplorables. You might think there is a concentrated effort to make sure people vote the other way.



Yehh but, phhhhhhhhhhh, hmpphhh, you've always been this way against the other...
Forum: Sports Talk - Title Town 07-13-2018, 02:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 274
Posted By JohnR
Lost interest decades ago, but that is a shame it...

Lost interest decades ago, but that is a shame it is faltering
Forum: Political Threads 07-13-2018, 07:36 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 364
Posted By JohnR
Yes, we should be part of NATO and like all good...

Yes, we should be part of NATO and like all good partnerships, they only work when everyone pitches in - most of Europe needs to step in for THEIR protection.




Europe is losing its culture...
Forum: Political Threads 07-12-2018, 06:52 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 364
Posted By JohnR
I think they both have aged better but Japan...

I think they both have aged better but Japan understands that their neighbors across the straits do not want to be accommodating. Granted China has reasons to be pissed.
Forum: Political Threads 07-12-2018, 03:49 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 364
Posted By JohnR
Yes - and it has been an issue addressed by...

Yes - and it has been an issue addressed by Obama, and Bob Gates & Gen Craddock, all under previous admin. 2% by 2025, frankly, is almost a joke when compared to the seriousness of the situation.
...
Forum: Political Threads 07-12-2018, 01:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 364
Posted By JohnR
Yes, now look at expenditures as a percentage...

Yes, now look at expenditures as a percentage going towards equipment, not personnel, costs.

RUS is not buying a lot of new kit, but they are modernizing a lot of their old gear and have...
Forum: Political Threads 07-12-2018, 12:21 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 364
Posted By JohnR
Absolutely, war is hell and should be avoided as...

Absolutely, war is hell and should be avoided as much as absolutely possible. There has also not been a global, industrial scale hot war in 70+ years.
Forum: Political Threads 07-12-2018, 12:19 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 364
Posted By JohnR
Oh soooooo absolutely agree, but that is not...

Oh soooooo absolutely agree, but that is not supporting NATO.

Eastern German border is only 350 miles from Belarus which is really the westernmost extent of RUS army. 250 miles from the Sulwaki...
Forum: Political Threads 07-12-2018, 10:03 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 1,384
Posted By JohnR
Actually, it was a joke, but yes Communism and...

Actually, it was a joke, but yes Communism and it's little brother Socialism, is antithetical to Freedom and Liberty. Communists hate that.




:hihi:
Forum: Political Threads 07-12-2018, 09:55 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 364
Posted By JohnR
How much is the cost of Global Peace? Yes there...

How much is the cost of Global Peace? Yes there have been wars and yes there have been far, far too many dead. Terrible costs in both blood and treasure.

But there has not been a global Hot War in...
Forum: Political Threads 07-12-2018, 08:38 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 364
Posted By JohnR
NATO

Generally mixed on this. Trump is doing a good job to eff up a situation that both needs more stability, and needs more accountability by its member states. I really wish we had a better...
Forum: Political Threads 07-12-2018, 07:43 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 1,384
Posted By JohnR
This is a good point. Between Loser Trump's...

This is a good point. Between Loser Trump's Failed Fake University, Chief Sh!tt!ng Bull's 400k Class and fake Diversity CheckMark, and with the Moscow Frau's Burlington College, Higher Ed should be...
Forum: Political Threads 07-11-2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 1,384
Posted By JohnR
It costs a lot of money to turn kids into...

It costs a lot of money to turn kids into Communists :hidin:
Forum: Political Threads 07-10-2018, 10:11 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 1,384
Posted By JohnR
What that Academia, particularly Harvard, does...

What that Academia, particularly Harvard, does not award extra Purple Forehead Stars and unicorn sticker points for extra check boxes on Diversity? They've got an effing wing of Diversity Zampolits....
Forum: Political Threads 07-10-2018, 12:48 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 1,384
Posted By JohnR
I've heard this from people, that she made the...

I've heard this from people, that she made the declaration AFTER she was hired. But she also knew that this was a big box to check in Academia (if you think it is not you are fooling yourself). Tom...
Forum: Political Threads 07-09-2018, 08:44 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 1,384
Posted By JohnR
Well if it was Joe Biden announcing the pick,...

Well if it was Joe Biden announcing the pick, Kavanaugh's his wife would at least get a back rub from "Uncle Joe".
Forum: Political Threads 07-09-2018, 07:27 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 599
Posted By JohnR
I agree Non-US Citizens living in the country...

I agree Non-US Citizens living in the country legally should be allowed to vote, after they become citizens.



^^^ And there is a process to be come citizens too




Wait - I though we were...
Forum: Political Threads 07-09-2018, 11:42 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 599
Posted By JohnR
Please someone tell me (with a straight face) why...

Please someone tell me (with a straight face) why this is a good idea? Or fair?
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