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Forum: Political Threads Yesterday, 11:07 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 304
Posted By Jim in CT
"I think the best solution is to not sell...

"I think the best solution is to not sell someone a AR-15"

It might be effective. It also might not be constitutional. It also doesn't help anyone who will get killed in Chicago.

You brought...
Forum: Political Threads Yesterday, 08:50 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 304
Posted By Jim in CT
On CNN, Marco Rubio was asked if he'd stop taking...

On CNN, Marco Rubio was asked if he'd stop taking contributions from the NRA.

Because of course if you accept money from a group which lobbies on behalf of lawful and responsible gun owners, it...
Forum: Political Threads Yesterday, 08:24 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 304
Posted By Jim in CT
So since crime rates arenít zero when cops are on...

So since crime rates arenít zero when cops are on duty, should we abandon the police? Come on Paul, nothing is 100 percent foolproof, but that doesnít mean itís not a good idea. All ideas look bad,...
Forum: Political Threads Yesterday, 02:34 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 304
Posted By Jim in CT
"Some one should tell that to the NRA " ...

"Some one should tell that to the NRA "

Agreed. We agree on something!

"please stop the "traditional" family values, argument thats everyones responsibility as a parent"

Yes, it's...
Forum: Political Threads Yesterday, 01:53 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 304
Posted By Jim in CT
"I suspect Major Hasan had some training " ...

"I suspect Major Hasan had some training "

True. My point was, banning the AR-15 does not mean we don't still have a big problem. You can do a lot of damage with a pistol in a confined space...
Forum: Political Threads Yesterday, 12:47 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 304
Posted By Jim in CT
Foxnews told Trump to compromise on DACA and to...

Foxnews told Trump to compromise on DACA and to ban bump stocks? Interesting...
Forum: Political Threads Yesterday, 12:46 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 304
Posted By Jim in CT
"the real issue is that any gun control...

"the real issue is that any gun control suggestions are opposed by the NRA"

That's ONE issue, not THE issue.

Other issues are the fact that Democrat politicians (who take money from Hollywood...
Forum: Political Threads Yesterday, 11:34 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 304
Posted By Jim in CT
Agreed 100%. I don't want ANYONE there with...

Agreed 100%.

I don't want ANYONE there with a gun. I have 3 kids in elementary school. But in this world, I'm not sure that's a responsible position to take anymore. Obviously experienced,...
Forum: Political Threads Yesterday, 11:12 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 304
Posted By Jim in CT
Thank you. It's being reported that he said that...

Thank you. It's being reported that he said that everyone at the school should get a howitzer if they want one. That's not even close to what he said. This is the state of the "news" today.
Forum: Political Threads Yesterday, 11:10 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 304
Posted By Jim in CT
"If the weapon that the school shooter had was...

"If the weapon that the school shooter had was not semiautomatic I would surmise that the coach would have stopped him "

Major Hasan used a pistol, and he killed 13 trained soldiers, and shot more...
Forum: Political Threads Yesterday, 10:46 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 304
Posted By Jim in CT
Also, like Trump or not (and I don't), it was...

Also, like Trump or not (and I don't), it was politically VERY gutsy for him to do what he did yesterday. Invite victim's families into a meeting with him, live and unfiltered, on TV? Gutsy. And...
Forum: Political Threads Yesterday, 10:42 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 304
Posted By Jim in CT
In the 1950s, southern racists were threatening...

In the 1950s, southern racists were threatening black students trying to attend newly de-segregated schools. Eisenhower sent the military down there to protect the students. It worked. This is the...
Forum: Political Threads Yesterday, 10:38 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 1,653
Posted By Jim in CT
Apparently...

Apparently...
Forum: Political Threads 02-21-2018, 08:41 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 771
Posted By Jim in CT
He nominated Neal Gorsuch. The economy is...

He nominated Neal Gorsuch.

The economy is absolutely soaring, stocks up, unemployment down.

Tax reform is helping regular people.

ISIS is getting pummeled.

Trump defied conservative...
Forum: Political Threads 02-21-2018, 05:05 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 1,653
Posted By Jim in CT
Thanks. The other reason why I don't run? As...

Thanks. The other reason why I don't run? As much as I believe my opinions are based on common sense, fiscal sanity, and also a respect for teachers...teachers hate my opinions, and I don't want to...
Forum: Political Threads 02-21-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 771
Posted By Jim in CT
"So are you suggesting it did nothing ?" I...

"So are you suggesting it did nothing ?"

I am suggesting it didn't do much, despite spending 750 billion.

"what were your expectations? "

My expectations were that it wouldn't do much, so it...
Forum: Political Threads 02-21-2018, 03:00 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 1,653
Posted By Jim in CT
"In N.Y. city alone, more blacks are aborted than...

"In N.Y. city alone, more blacks are aborted than are born."

Which was the goal of Margaret Sanger, the racist/eugenicist, who was the fonder (I think) of Planned Parenthood.
Forum: Political Threads 02-21-2018, 01:55 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 1,653
Posted By Jim in CT
"You probably understand that my posts about the...

"You probably understand that my posts about the 1980's show how crime, abortion rates, childbirth rates, etc. have all declined dramatically"

They have declined since the 1980s. I didn't utter s...
Forum: Political Threads 02-21-2018, 01:50 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 771
Posted By Jim in CT
"voter fraud would rob him of the election" ...

"voter fraud would rob him of the election"

Nope, Trump wasn't worried about voter fraud, he was talking about media bias. Regardless of the specific type of interference Trump was complaining...
Forum: Political Threads 02-21-2018, 01:43 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 771
Posted By Jim in CT
"None of the past Administration Dem or Rep none...

"None of the past Administration Dem or Rep none of the one can hold a candle

to the disfunction and inept leadership attached to Trumps presidency ..."

On that, I agree 100%.

"And the...
Forum: Political Threads 02-21-2018, 01:05 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 771
Posted By Jim in CT
"you do know the stimulus plan has contributed...

"you do know the stimulus plan has contributed the economy doing well "

In what way? Where were all those shovel ready jobs we were promised? Obama promised it would keep unemployment under 8%,...
Forum: Political Threads 02-21-2018, 01:02 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 771
Posted By Jim in CT
"I kept my doctor " Who gives a sh*t? He...

"I kept my doctor "

Who gives a sh*t? He didn't only make that promise to you. Am I going too fast for you? Many people could not keep their doctor/plan.


"Little Sisters Of The Poor for...
Forum: Political Threads 02-21-2018, 12:56 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 771
Posted By Jim in CT
If there is evidence that the Trump campaign...

If there is evidence that the Trump campaign colluded with Russia, let's see it. As of this moment, there is none.

Funny, during the campaign, when Trump said it was rigged, Obama made fun of...
Forum: Political Threads 02-21-2018, 12:08 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 771
Posted By Jim in CT
"Trump is a douche" Agreed. Is Hilary...

"Trump is a douche"

Agreed. Is Hilary better? She's not as vulgar or as juvenile. But is her moral compass any better?

"spewing America first is a threat to our standing as a respected...
Forum: Political Threads 02-21-2018, 11:39 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 1,653
Posted By Jim in CT
"I assume you have never been on a school board" ...

"I assume you have never been on a school board"

Nope.

"I have "

Thanks you for your service.

"given taxpayer pressure teachers would not ever get a raise, if an individual teacher came...
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