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Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 11th August 2022, 04:57 AM
Replies: 15
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Posted By IsThisTheLife
That'll be the pablum people are expected to...

That'll be the pablum people are expected to swallow - as if the employing of tens of thousands of new enforcers is intended to pursue "corporations" and "the very richest". Is that really your...
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 11th August 2022, 04:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 249
Posted By IsThisTheLife
There is a difference between tax-avoidance and...

There is a difference between tax-avoidance and tax-evasion. Just as small business owners and other self-employed can employ 'creative book-keeping', so can the state - if it has the resources.
...
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 10th August 2022, 07:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 249
Posted By IsThisTheLife
The Inflation Reduction Act

I always get the feeling that a lot of the locals on this forum are state employees, or beholden to the state in other ways. There is good news for them; the Biden admin has just presented a bill,...
Forum: USA Politics 9th August 2022, 02:47 PM
Replies: 824
Views: 17,696
Posted By IsThisTheLife
Better days ahead, right? At least, for those...

Better days ahead, right? At least, for those who've virtue-signalled hard enough, right?
Forum: USA Politics 9th August 2022, 02:40 PM
Replies: 824
Views: 17,696
Posted By IsThisTheLife
"Trump's coup". LoL.

"Trump's coup". LoL.
Forum: USA Politics 9th August 2022, 02:32 PM
Replies: 824
Views: 17,696
Posted By IsThisTheLife
Of course it has, in your imagination. How many...

Of course it has, in your imagination. How many of those Jan 6th protestors were armed?
Forum: USA Politics 9th August 2022, 02:15 PM
Replies: 824
Views: 17,696
Posted By IsThisTheLife
I asked a simple question; what it is that you...

I asked a simple question; what it is that you and the other locals on this forum believe 'they've' got Trump for? Why would you think a riposte is asking me what I believe (putting aside post #117)?
Forum: USA Politics 9th August 2022, 02:07 PM
Replies: 824
Views: 17,696
Posted By IsThisTheLife
What makes sense.

What makes sense.
Forum: USA Politics 9th August 2022, 02:00 PM
Replies: 824
Views: 17,696
Posted By IsThisTheLife
If you believe that, you'll believe anything.

If you believe that, you'll believe anything.
Forum: USA Politics 9th August 2022, 01:45 PM
Replies: 824
Views: 17,696
Posted By IsThisTheLife
Oh, OK, he's a ****** ****, and a ***********...

Oh, OK, he's a ****** ****, and a *********** ****, not to mention a ******. That's what they got him for. Gotcha.
Forum: USA Politics 9th August 2022, 01:41 PM
Replies: 824
Views: 17,696
Posted By IsThisTheLife
The question was; what is it they got him for?

The question was; what is it they got him for?
Forum: USA Politics 9th August 2022, 01:37 PM
Replies: 824
Views: 17,696
Posted By IsThisTheLife
What is it they got him for, again?

What is it they got him for, again?
Forum: USA Politics 9th August 2022, 01:33 PM
Replies: 824
Views: 17,696
Posted By IsThisTheLife
THIS time, finally, they got him. It would be...

THIS time, finally, they got him. It would be funny if it wasn't serious.
Forum: USA Politics 9th August 2022, 12:54 PM
Replies: 824
Views: 17,696
Posted By IsThisTheLife
We've long since crossed the threshold where...

We've long since crossed the threshold where earnestness and parody become indistinguishable, so this seems like a bit of a waste of effort really.
Forum: USA Politics 9th August 2022, 12:06 PM
Replies: 824
Views: 17,696
Posted By IsThisTheLife
Seriously?

Seriously?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 4th August 2022, 06:16 AM
Replies: 886
Views: 36,146
Posted By IsThisTheLife
Salon, eh? Is that an example of your preferred...

Salon, eh? Is that an example of your preferred reading?

In the meantime, Heard refused to submit any of her devices for forensic examination (Depp handed his over without hesitation) which wasn't...
Forum: USA Politics 19th July 2022, 08:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 942
Posted By IsThisTheLife
The Green New Deal - a perpetual-motion machine...

The Green New Deal - a perpetual-motion machine was once dreamed of and then seen to be an absurdity, but it's on the horizon again. Idiots.
Forum: USA Politics 19th July 2022, 08:10 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,347
Posted By IsThisTheLife
It really does seem to me that liberals...

It really does seem to me that liberals "identify" with Joe Biden and his idiot, reprobate son, as distinct from Donald Trump and his straight-laced offspring. They find Biden Jr's whoring and...
Forum: USA Politics 19th July 2022, 07:52 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,347
Posted By IsThisTheLife
Yeh - Biden is an alpha ain't he? A man's man, a...

Yeh - Biden is an alpha ain't he? A man's man, a leader a nation can be proud of. Hoo-ah!!!
Forum: USA Politics 19th July 2022, 07:47 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,347
Posted By IsThisTheLife
So, what are you "liberals" hopes and aspirations...

So, what are you "liberals" hopes and aspirations for the rest of the Biden tenure? War with Iran? North Korea? Hmm?
Forum: USA Politics 19th July 2022, 07:42 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,347
Posted By IsThisTheLife
Cocaine in the Ukraine.

Cocaine in the Ukraine.
Forum: USA Politics 19th July 2022, 07:35 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,347
Posted By IsThisTheLife
Just look at Biden's success as a diplomat -...

Just look at Biden's success as a diplomat - aren't you liberals PROUD to have got him installed?
Forum: USA Politics 19th July 2022, 07:17 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,347
Posted By IsThisTheLife
Hmmm? And no buyer's remorse yet?

Hmmm?



And no buyer's remorse yet?
Forum: USA Politics 19th July 2022, 07:14 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,347
Posted By IsThisTheLife
Unbelievable that this question is proposed in...

Unbelievable that this question is proposed in all seriousness. What is the matter with you?
Forum: USA Politics 19th July 2022, 07:08 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,347
Posted By IsThisTheLife
The very fact of Biden as POTUS is the hidden...

The very fact of Biden as POTUS is the hidden hand's giant middle-finger in our faces.
Forum: USA Politics 19th July 2022, 07:05 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,347
Posted By IsThisTheLife
Seriously?

Seriously?
Forum: USA Politics 14th July 2022, 05:41 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 4,215
Posted By IsThisTheLife
This thread is really classy.

This thread is really classy.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st July 2022, 04:59 PM
Replies: 1,788
Views: 40,728
Posted By IsThisTheLife
If one meets a trans-woman (male woman) who isn't...

If one meets a trans-woman (male woman) who isn't wearing womens' clothes or makeup, how do you tell that they're a woman (and hence avoid being hurtful by assuming they're a man)?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 24th June 2022, 06:38 PM
Replies: 569
Views: 14,651
Posted By IsThisTheLife
I pretty much look down on all this and wonder at...

I pretty much look down on all this and wonder at the utter intellectual and moral stupidity, if not bankruptcy.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 24th June 2022, 06:31 PM
Replies: 569
Views: 14,651
Posted By IsThisTheLife
I guess there might be a bit of a stem-cell...

I guess there might be a bit of a stem-cell shortage looming?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 24th June 2022, 06:19 PM
Replies: 569
Views: 14,651
Posted By IsThisTheLife
From the swirling pit of damnation that is the...

From the swirling pit of damnation that is the comments section on the rant I linked to earlier;



HAAAAhahahahaha!!!!
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 24th June 2022, 06:00 PM
Replies: 569
Views: 14,651
Posted By IsThisTheLife
Not a hint of irony.

Not a hint of irony.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 24th June 2022, 05:56 PM
Replies: 569
Views: 14,651
Posted By IsThisTheLife
It appears that old Nancy, among others, are...

It appears that old Nancy, among others, are wittering on about a "republican" "conspiracy" to ban abortion. Who writes this ***** for people like her?

All that's happened is that a massive...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 24th June 2022, 05:50 PM
Replies: 569
Views: 14,651
Posted By IsThisTheLife
What's needed are more radical centrists.

What's needed are more radical centrists.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 24th June 2022, 03:18 PM
Replies: 569
Views: 14,651
Posted By IsThisTheLife
Abortion is Aborted in 196th Trimester - Razör...

Abortion is Aborted in 196th Trimester - Razör Rants (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2GQdNFQ92To)

As someone commented; brace yourselves, things are about to get "mostly peaceful"!
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 22nd June 2022, 10:45 AM
Replies: 886
Views: 36,146
Posted By IsThisTheLife
Why, apart from getting to bask in the admiration...

Why, apart from getting to bask in the admiration (or so he presumed) of a hot woman, do you think Dawkins agreed to sit down with Amber Heard?

I think I answered that question in posing it.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 22nd June 2022, 10:36 AM
Replies: 886
Views: 36,146
Posted By IsThisTheLife
Richard Dawkins? Meh. Why do people find him so...

Richard Dawkins? Meh. Why do people find him so compelling? He's a 'biologist' and as far as I'm concerned that doesn't make him a 'scientist' or someone qualified to hold forth on what 'science',...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 20th June 2022, 07:15 AM
Replies: 886
Views: 36,146
Posted By IsThisTheLife
Unexpectedly low ratings for Heard's NBC...

Unexpectedly low ratings for Heard's NBC interview apparently. I wonder if a lot of people didn't watch it (at least, in its entirety) for the same reason I haven't - she goes so far over my cringe...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 17th June 2022, 09:45 AM
Replies: 886
Views: 36,146
Posted By IsThisTheLife
I don't believe she's 'borderline' but a...

I don't believe she's 'borderline' but a full-blown sociopath or 'cluster B'. Her range of emotions are so limited that she can't even mimic those of normal people well.

If the "therapists notes"...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 14th June 2022, 01:22 PM
Replies: 886
Views: 36,146
Posted By IsThisTheLife
Does anyone else here find it amazing that...

Does anyone else here find it amazing that someone found to have committed malicious defamation by a court of law is free to continue with that defamation (on national teevee, no less)?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 14th June 2022, 01:12 PM
Replies: 886
Views: 36,146
Posted By IsThisTheLife
I'm interested in hearing the impressions of the...

I'm interested in hearing the impressions of the many teevee-watchers here of Heard's performance on NBC.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 14th June 2022, 01:07 PM
Replies: 886
Views: 36,146
Posted By IsThisTheLife
Spiegel was seedy and hilarious. A specialist in...

Spiegel was seedy and hilarious. A specialist in 'neuropharmacology' (why would that be relevant expertise in appraising 'PTSD'?) who seemed to be high on his own supply.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 10th June 2022, 10:03 AM
Replies: 886
Views: 36,146
Posted By IsThisTheLife
Two scary women, one in a good way (the rather...

Two scary women, one in a good way (the rather spectacular presenter);

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jIF1a7zd1n4
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 7th June 2022, 02:32 PM
Replies: 886
Views: 36,146
Posted By IsThisTheLife
To reiterate; they were not photos / camera...

To reiterate; they were not photos / camera exposures.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 6th June 2022, 03:40 PM
Replies: 886
Views: 36,146
Posted By IsThisTheLife
From the you-couldn't-write-this-stuff files; ...

From the you-couldn't-write-this-stuff files;

The Independent (bastion of the British intelligentsia and famous for their biased reporting in favour of Johnny Depp) telling you all you need to...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 6th June 2022, 03:08 PM
Replies: 886
Views: 36,146
Posted By IsThisTheLife
For the peanut gallery; I referred to poisoners,...

For the peanut gallery; I referred to poisoners, who were once a quite common type of murderer, that the reason they're now rare is because it's unlikely anyone who isn't a moron would try get away...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 6th June 2022, 02:34 PM
Replies: 886
Views: 36,146
Posted By IsThisTheLife
I expanded on what I meant by that in another...

I expanded on what I meant by that in another post not very much later, but naturally you looped back to the one that serves your disingenuous style of argument best.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 6th June 2022, 02:26 PM
Replies: 886
Views: 36,146
Posted By IsThisTheLife
That's clearly not what I actually said, but at...

That's clearly not what I actually said, but at least you quoted the words you then go on to misrepresent that time (I don't believe even your comprehension can be that bad).

"Feelings"?...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 6th June 2022, 12:30 PM
Replies: 886
Views: 36,146
Posted By IsThisTheLife
Your "mockery" means very little to me because I...

Your "mockery" means very little to me because I don't hold you in high esteem, what I'm objecting to is your use of deceptive paraphrasing every time you respond to my posts.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 6th June 2022, 11:08 AM
Replies: 886
Views: 36,146
Posted By IsThisTheLife
That's your opinion, I get that because you've...

That's your opinion, I get that because you've stated it about fifty times, but what is your evidence?

So if he makes a come-back it will be because he's made "some serious behavioral changes"...
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