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Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology Yesterday, 05:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 127
Posted By Trebuchet
This is the dawning!! ETA: Oh, wait....

This is the dawning!!

ETA:
Oh, wait. before dawn. Just after the northern summer Solstice. I am NOT getting up that early. And the planets shown in the graphic are include the moon, which is...
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 05:29 PM
Replies: 707
Views: 34,113
Posted By Trebuchet
Sarah Huckabee Sanders: “We will make sure that...

Sarah Huckabee Sanders:
“We will make sure that when a kid is in the womb, they’re as safe as they are in a classroom..."
Clueless doesn't begin to describe it.
Linky....
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 05:26 PM
Replies: 707
Views: 34,113
Posted By Trebuchet
I think she may have meant to say something like...

I think she may have meant to say something like that, but instead blurted out what she actually thinks.
Forum: USA Politics 26th June 2022, 09:11 AM
Replies: 707
Views: 34,113
Posted By Trebuchet
Quiet part out loud, and all that. But doesn't...

Quiet part out loud, and all that. But doesn't she realize that the decsision will have a disproportionate effect on poor people of color, thus hastening the great replacement?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 25th June 2022, 09:22 AM
Replies: 1,771
Views: 78,605
Posted By Trebuchet
Biden will still be President.

Biden will still be President.
Forum: USA Politics 24th June 2022, 01:32 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 4,446
Posted By Trebuchet
Just wait. I give it less than a year before the...

Just wait. I give it less than a year before the SCROTUS outlaws abortion nationwide, regardless of state laws. The usual idiots are no doubt preparing suits against states where abortion is legal...
Forum: USA Politics 24th June 2022, 11:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 313
Posted By Trebuchet
Not all courts, but the one that counts the most...

Not all courts, but the one that counts the most for certain.
Forum: USA Politics 22nd June 2022, 10:00 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,391
Posted By Trebuchet
Of course it did. If there's as problem, just go...

Of course it did. If there's as problem, just go to Cancun!
Forum: USA Politics 21st June 2022, 10:17 AM
Replies: 707
Views: 34,113
Posted By Trebuchet
Not understanding some of that: Why do they want...

Not understanding some of that: Why do they want to limit the powers of the Supreme Court now that they own it?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 20th June 2022, 10:22 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 871
Posted By Trebuchet
We were to have been there Wednesday. Would have...

We were to have been there Wednesday. Would have been staying at Canyon.
Forum: USA Politics 20th June 2022, 10:15 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 6,603
Posted By Trebuchet
Oprah Winfrey has a lot to answer for. Oz, Dr....

Oprah Winfrey has a lot to answer for. Oz, Dr. Phil, The Secret, and on and on.
Forum: USA Politics 19th June 2022, 03:20 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,385
Posted By Trebuchet
I'd like to have a look at that guy's phone and...

I'd like to have a look at that guy's phone and see who he sent pictures to.
Forum: USA Politics 19th June 2022, 03:19 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,166
Posted By Trebuchet
Now, now, it's just "most stupid female person". ...

Now, now, it's just "most stupid female person". Louie Goehmert is still there until January.
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 18th June 2022, 02:50 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,206
Posted By Trebuchet
I confess, it was me. Someone is hearing...

I confess, it was me.
Someone is hearing hoofbeats and thinking "zebras".
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 18th June 2022, 08:55 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,520
Posted By Trebuchet
Cretan cretins?

Cretan cretins?
Forum: USA Politics 17th June 2022, 10:33 AM
Replies: 1,743
Views: 121,452
Posted By Trebuchet
Including Trump himself. But it won't apply to...

Including Trump himself. But it won't apply to State charges.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 17th June 2022, 10:29 AM
Replies: 2,255
Views: 62,980
Posted By Trebuchet
How about Harold Saxon, are they as bad as that?

How about Harold Saxon, are they as bad as that?
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 17th June 2022, 09:32 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 1,128
Posted By Trebuchet
Yeah. It would appear now is not the right time....

Yeah. It would appear now is not the right time. Stocks are down, house prices are up, and interest rates, as I've been reminded upthread, are also up. Two years ago would have been better.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 17th June 2022, 09:30 AM
Replies: 1,361
Views: 94,453
Posted By Trebuchet
Happened to me seven or eight years ago, in a...

Happened to me seven or eight years ago, in a liberal little town. At 11:00 AM after I rear-ended a Prius. They then fabricated a story about a warrant to justify handcuffing me. Apparently they...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 16th June 2022, 12:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 871
Posted By Trebuchet
My birthplace of Billings Montana, downstream...

My birthplace of Billings Montana, downstream from Yellowstone, has had its water treatment facility inundated by floodwater. That's 100,000 people without drinking water.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 15th June 2022, 03:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 398
Posted By Trebuchet
I don't trust Erdogan to do that. All Putin would...

I don't trust Erdogan to do that. All Putin would have to do is promise to kill Kurds and Armenians.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 15th June 2022, 03:33 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 871
Posted By Trebuchet
It's snowed there on the fourth of July in the...

It's snowed there on the fourth of July in the past. But not recently. The minimum altitude of the place is near 7000 feet.
Forum: USA Politics 15th June 2022, 03:31 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,131
Posted By Trebuchet
His children (or at least the children of his...

His children (or at least the children of his wives) have got to be right up there.
Forum: USA Politics 15th June 2022, 02:31 PM
Replies: 689
Continuation Trump's Coup - Part 3
Views: 25,022
Posted By Trebuchet
Yes. Liz Cheney is about as conservative as you...

Yes. Liz Cheney is about as conservative as you get, but she's not a Trumper.
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 15th June 2022, 02:04 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,523
Posted By Trebuchet
I'm really bummed I didn't include him in the...

I'm really bummed I didn't include him in the poll!

ETA: Or Elon!
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 15th June 2022, 12:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 871
Posted By Trebuchet
Remember folks, the unprecedented heat and rains...

Remember folks, the unprecedented heat and rains are just weather. Ask any Republican.
Snow falling in Minnesota in February, on the other hand, is proof global warming is a hoax.
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 15th June 2022, 12:33 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,523
Posted By Trebuchet
I voted Obama. Don't read the spoiler until...

I voted Obama. Don't read the spoiler until you've voted.

Susan Rice. Here's the link. (https://www.foxnews.com/media/jesse-watters-reveals-shadow-president-running-america)
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 15th June 2022, 12:21 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,523
Posted By Trebuchet
Who is the shadow President secretly running America?

According to Fox News and somebody called Jesse Waters.
I haven't looked yet, let's see if we can guess it!
I'll post a link in a spoiler after I've voted.
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 15th June 2022, 10:50 AM
Replies: 3,398
Views: 239,449
Posted By Trebuchet
I've previously proposed that Montana, Wyoming,...

I've previously proposed that Montana, Wyoming, and both Dakotas be combined into Monwyodak. They'd still be only about the 30th largest state in population.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 14th June 2022, 03:02 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 36,688
Posted By Trebuchet
I'd be surprised if they didn't have another...

I'd be surprised if they didn't have another vehicle loaded with actual weapons that didn't get caught. It's not like this sort of idiot would be without his AR and Glock unless he knew he could get...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 14th June 2022, 01:30 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 871
Posted By Trebuchet
Yeah. I had trouble getting reservations when I...

Yeah. I had trouble getting reservations when I booked a year ago. Glad I cancelled it.
Forum: USA Politics 14th June 2022, 01:24 PM
Replies: 2,958
Views: 157,306
Posted By Trebuchet
Don't forget Trump wanted that power for ALL...

Don't forget Trump wanted that power for ALL Civil Service employees, regardless of pay or benefits.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 14th June 2022, 01:18 PM
Replies: 1,771
Views: 78,605
Posted By Trebuchet
I just took a brief trip into my small town. Saw...

I just took a brief trip into my small town. Saw at least eight EV's on the way out and back. Including a pair of Leafs ("Leaves" just sounds wrong for them) parked side-by-side at the supermarket....
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 14th June 2022, 01:15 PM
Replies: 505
Views: 22,363
Posted By Trebuchet
Kick Turkey the hell out of NATO.

Kick Turkey the hell out of NATO.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 14th June 2022, 10:08 AM
Replies: 505
Views: 22,363
Posted By Trebuchet
As I've said several times on these pages, it's...

As I've said several times on these pages, it's not the Soviet Union that Putin wants to reestablish, it's the Russian Empire. With himself as Tsar.
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 14th June 2022, 09:33 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 1,128
Posted By Trebuchet
Pretty much the definition of "sell low, buy...

Pretty much the definition of "sell low, buy high". But it all depends on your circumstances.
Interest rates are at historic lows. Can you get a mortgage? Might be better than selling a lot of...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 14th June 2022, 09:28 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 871
Posted By Trebuchet
Yellowstone is my favorite place in all the...

Yellowstone is my favorite place in all the world. We were to have been leaving for there a week from today but I cancelled last winter because Covid didn't seem to have been better.
My wife found...
Forum: USA Politics 14th June 2022, 09:19 AM
Replies: 298
Views: 29,710
Posted By Trebuchet
Of course not. Democracy is evil, or they...

Of course not. Democracy is evil, or they wouldn't have named the Democrat Party after it.

A couple of witnesses in yesterday's hearing recalled Rudy being drunk on election night.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 12th June 2022, 06:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 598
Posted By Trebuchet
I didn't read it. Instead, I went and saw him in...

I didn't read it. Instead, I went and saw him in person, for three nights running on my college campus. The first night was "interesting". The second night was "strange". The third was batcrappe...
Forum: USA Politics 12th June 2022, 06:26 PM
Replies: 824
Views: 69,976
Posted By Trebuchet
It's not as if he'll respect the ban if it is.

It's not as if he'll respect the ban if it is.
Forum: USA Politics 12th June 2022, 06:22 PM
Replies: 1,359
Views: 72,092
Posted By Trebuchet
FTFY. And it'll include ones written earlier. ...

FTFY. And it'll include ones written earlier.



The 22nd will be overturned by the next Congress after this fall's election, and quickly ratified by Republican state legislatures.

DeSantis...
Forum: USA Politics 9th June 2022, 04:57 PM
Replies: 2,958
Views: 157,306
Posted By Trebuchet
Fact checks are a socialist zionist liberal BLM...

Fact checks are a socialist zionist liberal BLM antifa DEMONCRAT plot!
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 9th June 2022, 10:58 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 16,769
Posted By Trebuchet
Gods are non-human entities, no human can also be...

Gods are non-human entities, no human can also be a god.
Gods are ineffable, their thoughts and actions are beyond human understanding.
It is the purpose of humans to serve their gods.
To provide...
Forum: USA Politics 8th June 2022, 02:58 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,634
Posted By Trebuchet
What if someone else slaughters them for you?

What if someone else slaughters them for you?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th June 2022, 01:04 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,298
Posted By Trebuchet
Not gone, not all that close 211-148.

Not gone, not all that close 211-148.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th June 2022, 12:06 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,298
Posted By Trebuchet
Don't know about the confidentiality, but it...

Don't know about the confidentiality, but it probably is. Except for those who've publicly declared which way they went.
Nothing at all like a USA impeachment. It's strictly internal to the party...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th June 2022, 12:04 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,298
Posted By Trebuchet
Voting is now finished.

Voting is now finished.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th June 2022, 11:37 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,298
Posted By Trebuchet
Most expectations seem to be that he'll narrowly...

Most expectations seem to be that he'll narrowly survive.
Forum: USA Politics 6th June 2022, 11:18 AM
Replies: 707
Views: 34,113
Posted By Trebuchet
Blake Masters, Republican candidate for Senate in...

Blake Masters, Republican candidate for Senate in Arizona, knows what causes gun violence: Black People, frankly...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th June 2022, 11:14 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,298
Posted By Trebuchet
The Grauniad is live-blogging the voting....

The Grauniad is live-blogging the voting. (https://www.theguardian.com/politics/live/2022/jun/06/boris-johnson-confidence-vote-graham-brady-tory-mps-live)
I've been hitting refresh every few...
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