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Forum: USA Politics 26th September 2022, 01:49 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
From the way Warp has avoided this question, is...

From the way Warp has avoided this question, is it safe to assume that Warp is, in fact, an illegal as well?
Forum: USA Politics 26th September 2022, 10:45 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
And they turned themselves in, as is required by...

And they turned themselves in, as is required by law.

Have you ever broken a law? Any law at all? Driven over the speed limit, perhaps? J-walked, maybe?

Are you an illegal?
Forum: USA Politics 26th September 2022, 06:45 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
I do recall that, actually. The problem is that...

I do recall that, actually. The problem is that immigration, like abortion, is subject that conservative politicians want people to be mad at, but not actually "fix". Once the conservative position...
Forum: USA Politics 26th September 2022, 05:46 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
Iím just enjoying the irony, intentionally or...

Iím just enjoying the irony, intentionally or not, of complaining about being treated like a stereotypical villain while simultaneously monologue-ing about the worthless, dirty under-class. Honestly,...
Forum: USA Politics 24th September 2022, 08:32 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
Tell us more about hatred and fear on the left.

Tell us more about hatred and fear on the left.
Forum: USA Politics 24th September 2022, 09:00 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
No, they are acting like DeSantis is a pure crap...

No, they are acting like DeSantis is a pure crap politician, which is fitting, because he is
Forum: USA Politics 22nd September 2022, 01:27 PM
Replies: 3,017
Views: 87,977
Posted By Upchurch
Pretty good odds Trump fails to pay his...

Pretty good odds Trump fails to pay his special-master bill.
Forum: USA Politics 22nd September 2022, 11:42 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
"Yes, it really does." I don't know how to...

"Yes, it really does."

I don't know how to help you other than suggest taking some responsibility for your choices.
Forum: USA Politics 22nd September 2022, 11:08 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
Why lie about something so stupid? At least some...

Why lie about something so stupid? At least some of them were told they were going to Boston. Martha's Vineyard is about 100 miles and a ferry ride to the south of Boston, according to Google Maps...
Forum: USA Politics 22nd September 2022, 09:47 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
And, yet, let's examine this for a minute. What...

And, yet, let's examine this for a minute. What did the people of MV actually do? They came together to help these random strangers who were unexpectedly and unceremoniously dumped on their...
Forum: USA Politics 22nd September 2022, 09:22 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
Or the hypocrisy. This is the same position that...

Or the hypocrisy. This is the same position that he was incredulous that DeSantis actually has.
Forum: USA Politics 22nd September 2022, 09:16 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
Back on page 2

Back on page 2
Forum: USA Politics 22nd September 2022, 08:47 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
Of course, it was. That's why he sent word to Fox...

Of course, it was. That's why he sent word to Fox News instead of local authorities and had the NIMBY stories ready to go, despite the locals' actual reaction.
Forum: USA Politics 22nd September 2022, 05:42 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
It means the exact same thing as "woke", "CRT",...

It means the exact same thing as "woke", "CRT", and "BLM". Namely, "we don't know but we hate it and it must be stopped".
Forum: USA Politics 21st September 2022, 04:29 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
"But, you know, DHS was part of it, so it's...

"But, you know, DHS was part of it, so it's legit, right? Not just an old crappy backwards racist using brown people like pawns on a human-sized chess board. Har Har"
Forum: USA Politics 21st September 2022, 01:50 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
You're missing what Warp is saying. He has no...

You're missing what Warp is saying. He has no evidence of his claim that DHS was involved and, thus, does not provide any legitimacy to DeSantis's failed stunt.

Nothing else in Warp's post makes...
Forum: USA Politics 21st September 2022, 01:35 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
"No." Got it. No evidence that DHS was involved...

"No." Got it. No evidence that DHS was involved with DeSantis's human trafficking scheme.
Forum: USA Politics 21st September 2022, 01:26 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
Skipped learning anything about what happened...

Skipped learning anything about what happened before commenting, eh?
Forum: USA Politics 21st September 2022, 01:13 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
Neat. Don't care. Do you have evidence that...

Neat. Don't care.

Do you have evidence that DHS was involved in DeSantis's human trafficking or not?
Forum: USA Politics 21st September 2022, 10:22 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
Again, you're assuming facts not in evidence.

Again, you're assuming facts not in evidence.
Forum: USA Politics 20th September 2022, 05:02 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
That was not related to DeSantis’s kidnapping...

That was not related to DeSantis’s kidnapping scheme.

ETA: after re-reading, I take this back. That is an unauthoritative source and not evidence of anything
Forum: USA Politics 20th September 2022, 03:04 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
Taken somewhere under false pretenses? Oh, I...

Taken somewhere under false pretenses? Oh, I think we can.


I missed that. Source?

eta: Yeah, I'm calling BS on that. Everything I'm reading says DHS specifically wasn't notified or involved.
Forum: USA Politics 20th September 2022, 11:02 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
Texas sheriff opens investigation into DeSantisí...

Texas sheriff opens investigation into DeSantisí migrant flight to Marthaís Vineyard (https://www.wesh.com/article/desantis-texas-migrant-flight-investigation/41291892#)




Is "pwning the libs"...
Forum: USA Politics 19th September 2022, 07:30 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,249
Posted By Upchurch
Thatís why I broke my answer into pre- and...

Thatís why I broke my answer into pre- and post-Southern Strategy selections. Iím not sure there is a pre- Democrat I like, off the top of my head.
Forum: USA Politics 19th September 2022, 01:53 PM
Replies: 2,061
Views: 52,677
Posted By Upchurch
In a reversal, you are making a difference with...

In a reversal, you are making a difference with no distinction.

This SCOTUS does not care how unpopular their ruling is or how ingrained it is in law, precedent, or society. They have made that...
Forum: USA Politics 19th September 2022, 08:40 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
It could just be DeSantisís indifferent...

It could just be DeSantisís indifferent inhumanity towards his fellow man. The poor and underprivileged are mere objects to be used for his own ends.
Forum: USA Politics 19th September 2022, 03:42 AM
Replies: 3,017
Views: 87,977
Posted By Upchurch
Cost-benefit analysis. Whatever keeps the grift...

Cost-benefit analysis. Whatever keeps the grift going one more day.
Forum: USA Politics 18th September 2022, 12:56 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
This sentiment came and went pretty quick in this...

This sentiment came and went pretty quick in this thread because it just couldn't stand up to the facts of what actually happened. However, I keep seeing it pop up on the other social media sources...
Forum: USA Politics 18th September 2022, 10:46 AM
Replies: 3,017
Views: 87,977
Posted By Upchurch
Moreover, it's pretty typical of grifters, in...

Moreover, it's pretty typical of grifters, in general, to stall when they are backed in a corner. Tell the mark their money is coming next week due to a problem with the bank. In the meantime, they...
Forum: USA Politics 18th September 2022, 05:43 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
+1

+1
Forum: USA Politics 17th September 2022, 02:51 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
When pointing out bad arguments, you have to...

When pointing out bad arguments, you have to reference the bad argument itself.

Again, this is not meant for Warp.
Forum: USA Politics 17th September 2022, 02:48 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
That wasn't for you.

That wasn't for you.
Forum: USA Politics 17th September 2022, 02:46 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
He sent them to Martha's Vineyard because that is...

He sent them to Martha's Vineyard because that is where Kamala Harris lives, not because it's a sanctuary city, which it's not.
Forum: USA Politics 17th September 2022, 11:07 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,249
Posted By Upchurch
Neither was Lincoln or, heck, even Reagan. Theyíd...

Neither was Lincoln or, heck, even Reagan. Theyíd both be RINOs today.
Forum: USA Politics 17th September 2022, 10:53 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
Because illegal. I thought that was fairly...

Because illegal. I thought that was fairly obvious.
Forum: USA Politics 17th September 2022, 10:47 AM
Replies: 2,061
Views: 52,677
Posted By Upchurch
Thatís why I decided to no longer engage

Thatís why I decided to no longer engage
Forum: USA Politics 17th September 2022, 10:45 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
The ďperforming political sounds with utter...

The ďperforming political sounds with utter disregard for breaking the law to do itĒ shoes? Is this the future of the Republican Party?
Forum: USA Politics 17th September 2022, 05:53 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,249
Posted By Upchurch
I had to click on that link...

I had to click on that link (https://www.usnews.com/news/special-reports/the-worst-presidents/articles/ranking-americas-worst-presidents) twice before I figured out what was wrong with it.
Forum: USA Politics 17th September 2022, 05:50 AM
Replies: 2,061
Views: 52,677
Posted By Upchurch
As I understand it, Lindsey Graham's bill would...

As I understand it, Lindsey Graham's bill would allow individual states to have stricter requirements but not allow them to have broader than 15 week restrictions. It's identical to the Lost Cause...
Forum: USA Politics 17th September 2022, 05:46 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
Don't forget Christian Nationalism, although...

Don't forget Christian Nationalism, although maybe that's what you meant by "fascists".

You'd really have to be in a sanitized conservative hole in the ground to think DeSantis pulled something...
Forum: USA Politics 17th September 2022, 05:35 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
Man, those east coast elitist libs are sure...

Man, those east coast elitist libs are sure making themselves look like hypocritical dicks, the way they took in those Florida/Texas kidnapped victims, gave them what they needed, and helped them get...
Forum: USA Politics 16th September 2022, 08:18 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
What do you think happened and based on which...

What do you think happened and based on which Vulpes named news outlet?


Actual Journalism (https://www.washingtonpost.com/immigration/2022/09/16/migrants-desantis-marthas-vineyard/)


But,...
Forum: USA Politics 16th September 2022, 08:10 PM
Replies: 2,061
Views: 52,677
Posted By Upchurch
^ that is the problem. Precedent and established...

^ that is the problem. Precedent and established law means exactly nothing in the face of this SCOTUS. Any law would have been flipped every time a single party ran the government. Before this court,...
Forum: USA Politics 16th September 2022, 07:57 PM
Replies: 2,061
Views: 52,677
Posted By Upchurch
Uh-huh. Look at all the parts you didnít...

Uh-huh. Look at all the parts you didnít cherry-pick in highlights that are exactly arguing what you called a straw man.
Forum: USA Politics 16th September 2022, 04:13 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
Bet there's something against transporting them...

Bet there's something against transporting them under false pretenses
Forum: USA Politics 16th September 2022, 12:51 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
What DeSantis has done has a rich American...

What DeSantis has done has a rich American tradition (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reverse_Freedom_Rides), but don't bring it up in a Florida classroom. It might make white kids feel bad.

NPR...
Forum: USA Politics 16th September 2022, 12:45 PM
Replies: 737
Views: 14,142
Posted By Upchurch
I've sometimes seen it spelled "human...

I've sometimes seen it spelled "human trafficking".
Forum: USA Politics 16th September 2022, 07:53 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 2,575
Posted By Upchurch
You make a fair argument.

You make a fair argument.
Forum: USA Politics 16th September 2022, 07:50 AM
Replies: 2,061
Views: 52,677
Posted By Upchurch
I'm not sure how it would have done that. Any...

I'm not sure how it would have done that. Any federal law would have been modified a hundred times in the last 50 years.


I think overturning Roe is already seen as a pretty damn drastic action....
Forum: USA Politics 16th September 2022, 07:46 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,249
Posted By Upchurch
In my lifetime (which started just after Nixon...

In my lifetime (which started just after Nixon left office), I'd say John McCain. He wasn't perfect*, but he was an honorable man and generally cared more about the country than his party. Of all of...
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