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Forum: USA Politics 4th August 2022, 11:08 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,751
Posted By kevbo
:thumbsup: And has been shown to be true time and...

:thumbsup: And has been shown to be true time and time again.
Forum: USA Politics 9th July 2022, 04:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 876
Posted By kevbo
And maybe even more, because he's smarter than...

And maybe even more, because he's smarter than Trump and knows exactly what he is doing. :mad:
Forum: USA Politics 6th July 2022, 04:04 AM
Replies: 1,910
Views: 42,166
Posted By kevbo
Agreed. Especially the hilited.

Agreed. Especially the hilited.
Forum: USA Politics 3rd July 2022, 11:54 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,383
Posted By kevbo
:thumbsup: :)

:thumbsup: :)
Forum: USA Politics 10th May 2022, 10:43 PM
Replies: 1,900
Views: 96,085
Posted By kevbo
:thumbsup: Agreed.

:thumbsup: Agreed.
Forum: USA Politics 27th April 2022, 01:42 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 4,405
Posted By kevbo
I used to give people the benefit of doubt, often...

I used to give people the benefit of doubt, often to my chagrin. After a few Trump rallies, and especially a few interviews with his supporters, I now feel mostly disdain for them. Which makes it...
Forum: USA Politics 27th April 2022, 01:36 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 4,405
Posted By kevbo
While I support most progressive policies and...

While I support most progressive policies and positions, I am not looking for a revolution. I would settle for a return to common sense and civility in public discourse. I won't hold my breath for...
Forum: USA Politics 27th April 2022, 01:26 AM
Replies: 3,406
Views: 279,342
Posted By kevbo
... but Dad offers to take them out to the burn...

... but Dad offers to take them out to the burn barrel. (By way of the barn.)
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 27th April 2022, 01:22 AM
Replies: 536
Views: 11,841
Posted By kevbo
:D

:D
Forum: USA Politics 27th April 2022, 01:18 AM
Replies: 972
Views: 49,951
Posted By kevbo
I suggest both.

I suggest both.
Forum: USA Politics 27th April 2022, 01:07 AM
Replies: 740
Views: 29,832
Posted By kevbo
^^ This. It isn't that people aren't trying, but...

^^ This. It isn't that people aren't trying, but the Republicans have mastered obstructionism, first under Bush and then Trump. Accomplishments are going to be small and slow in coming for a long...
Forum: USA Politics 27th April 2022, 12:58 AM
Replies: 740
Views: 29,832
Posted By kevbo
Thank you. I'm a boomer and I get tired of being...

Thank you. I'm a boomer and I get tired of being lumped in with many of our more conservative peers. We didn't all forget the sacrifices and passions of the 60's and 70's. It may take longer to get...
Forum: USA Politics 24th April 2022, 07:01 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 4,405
Posted By kevbo
I don't understand some of the vitriol that is...

I don't understand some of the vitriol that is spewed at Pelosi. She certainly isn't one of my favorite people or legislators, but I do believe she was the right person at the right time to go head...
Forum: USA Politics 24th April 2022, 06:31 PM
Replies: 3,068
Views: 168,797
Posted By kevbo
I agree, but I don't doubt she might have at...

I agree, but I don't doubt she might have at least thought about it. :rolleyes:
Forum: USA Politics 24th April 2022, 06:29 PM
Replies: 3,068
Views: 168,797
Posted By kevbo
:thumbsup: And continue to prove that they are...

:thumbsup: And continue to prove that they are every day, seemingly with very few exceptions.
Forum: USA Politics 24th April 2022, 06:14 PM
Replies: 3,068
Views: 168,797
Posted By kevbo
I don't disagree with this as a possible...

I don't disagree with this as a possible motivation for Cheney, I just think Scalise is probably more petty and power hungry. Just a gut feeling, not really based on anything.
Forum: USA Politics 23rd April 2022, 01:54 PM
Replies: 3,068
Views: 168,797
Posted By kevbo
My money would be on Scalise. Back in 2018 he was...

My money would be on Scalise. Back in 2018 he was already maneuvering with hope of replacing McCarthy.
Forum: USA Politics 23rd April 2022, 02:49 AM
Replies: 3,068
Views: 168,797
Posted By kevbo
I completely agree with the hi-lited. The...

I completely agree with the hi-lited. The republicans, for the most part, do seem to be a bunch of backstabbing ********.
Forum: USA Politics 23rd April 2022, 02:40 AM
Replies: 836
Views: 22,076
Posted By kevbo
This whole cooked up drama show may, or may not,...

This whole cooked up drama show may, or may not, come back to bite Desantis in the ass, or as one headline mentioned, he might get caught in his own mouse trap.

It is one thing to rave on about...
Forum: USA Politics 23rd April 2022, 02:12 AM
Replies: 740
Views: 29,832
Posted By kevbo
:thumbsup: ^ This. Finding a career or...

:thumbsup: ^ This.

Finding a career or vocation should not be financially crippling. I support some form of loan forgiveness (especially against predatory schools and businesses), but not a...
Forum: USA Politics 20th April 2022, 04:52 PM
Replies: 972
Views: 49,951
Posted By kevbo
:thumbsup::thumbsup:

:thumbsup::thumbsup:
Forum: USA Politics 5th April 2022, 05:10 PM
Replies: 3,406
Views: 279,342
Posted By kevbo
You don't tug on Superman's Cape, you don't spit...

You don't tug on Superman's Cape, you don't spit into the wind...

Thank you, Jim Croce.
Forum: USA Politics 5th April 2022, 05:06 PM
Replies: 3,406
Views: 279,342
Posted By kevbo
:thumbsup: I spent 7 years working in what I used...

:thumbsup: I spent 7 years working in what I used to lovingly refer to as the zoo years. You're darn right you can handle anything. :D
Forum: USA Politics 27th March 2022, 04:52 PM
Replies: 1,784
Views: 127,923
Posted By kevbo
^^ This. I didn't see how it could be possible...

^^ This. I didn't see how it could be possible the first time. What a surprise that was. Democrats and Independents need to remain vigilant. It would be nice if a lot more Republicans would wise up,...
Forum: USA Politics 27th March 2022, 04:46 PM
Replies: 3,406
Views: 279,342
Posted By kevbo
^^ This. I have a 1 gallon gas can for the lawn...

^^ This. I have a 1 gallon gas can for the lawn mower, also.

Anyway, if a picture is worth a thousand words, the only thing this picture tells us is how much someone paid for a gallon of gas....
Forum: USA Politics 18th March 2022, 03:52 PM
Replies: 972
Views: 49,951
Posted By kevbo
I don't ever remember believing that the laptop...

I don't ever remember believing that the laptop might not be real (after all the FBI was reported to have custody of it), only that what was claimed to be on it was not real.

And the New York Post...
Forum: USA Politics 14th March 2022, 12:21 AM
Replies: 740
Views: 29,832
Posted By kevbo
I also agree. The need for accountability is......

I also agree. The need for accountability is... to quote a former president that hasn't been... bigly.
Forum: USA Politics 9th March 2022, 12:24 PM
Replies: 1,784
Views: 127,923
Posted By kevbo
I agree that these are all valid concerns. I...

I agree that these are all valid concerns. I choose to believe that the people responsible for pursuing the investigations are well aware of them also. They are supposed to be smart people after all....
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 9th March 2022, 11:54 AM
Replies: 3,758
Views: 120,745
Posted By kevbo
:D

:D
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 9th March 2022, 11:52 AM
Replies: 3,758
Views: 120,745
Posted By kevbo
:D

:D
Forum: USA Politics 9th March 2022, 11:42 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,293
Posted By kevbo
After the failure of Leave No Every Child Behind...

After the failure of Leave No Every Child Behind Act, the public schooling haters needed to come up with something else. This appears to be the approach they are taking. :mad:

I agree that their...
Forum: USA Politics 8th March 2022, 11:55 PM
Replies: 1,900
Views: 96,085
Posted By kevbo
I read somewhere that smoking is bad for you. ...

I read somewhere that smoking is bad for you.

:p

I'll get my coat.
Forum: USA Politics 8th March 2022, 11:10 PM
Replies: 740
Views: 29,832
Posted By kevbo
Not that it matters, but while standing on a...

Not that it matters, but while standing on a street corner with my aunt about 20 years ago, a large chromed monster truck pulled up to the light and revved the engine, honked and waved to my aunt (an...
Forum: USA Politics 8th March 2022, 10:30 PM
Replies: 3,502
Views: 200,926
Posted By kevbo
This is what I've seen so far. But it is still...

This is what I've seen so far. But it is still early in the prices rising. Where it stops rising may be more of a behavior changer.
Forum: USA Politics 8th March 2022, 10:27 PM
Replies: 3,502
Views: 200,926
Posted By kevbo
I hope it will have an impact, but I won't hold...

I hope it will have an impact, but I won't hold my breath.
Forum: USA Politics 8th March 2022, 10:22 PM
Replies: 3,502
Views: 200,926
Posted By kevbo
Ah, yes. The 70's oil shortage. Prior to the...

Ah, yes. The 70's oil shortage. Prior to the shortage, I remember buying gas for 18 cents a gallon. During the shortage, I purchased my first economy vehicle and have been doing so ever since. I also...
Forum: USA Politics 8th March 2022, 10:05 PM
Replies: 3,502
Views: 200,926
Posted By kevbo
Makes sense to me. Thanks :thumbsup:

Makes sense to me. Thanks :thumbsup:
Forum: USA Politics 8th March 2022, 10:03 PM
Replies: 3,502
Views: 200,926
Posted By kevbo
Something the Biden Administration has been...

Something the Biden Administration has been working on.

Quoted from the link:

The Senate passed the Postal Service Reform Act, which will likely be signed into law by President Joe Biden, as...
Forum: USA Politics 8th March 2022, 09:44 PM
Replies: 3,502
Views: 200,926
Posted By kevbo
Thank you for the explanation, and your...

Thank you for the explanation, and your background of experience. I couldn't agree more with the hilited part right now. My wife and I drive an economy midsize vehicle, and I often wonder at the...
Forum: USA Politics 8th March 2022, 09:23 PM
Replies: 1,900
Views: 96,085
Posted By kevbo
Oh dear. :eek: Both seem to have their own...

Oh dear. :eek: Both seem to have their own appeal. Which to choose?
Forum: USA Politics 8th March 2022, 09:09 PM
Replies: 3,502
Views: 200,926
Posted By kevbo
I never studied economics, but common sense has...

I never studied economics, but common sense has told me for decades that gas pricing seems to be treated like the stock market. As in the market when something that happens in the world companies...
Forum: USA Politics 8th March 2022, 08:10 PM
Replies: 3,502
Views: 200,926
Posted By kevbo
Wow. Can you take anything on face value? Would...

Wow. Can you take anything on face value? Would you like my daughter, who was with me to verify my account? Or are you just being a contrarian?

I simply expressed a personal accounting of how some...
Forum: USA Politics 8th March 2022, 07:48 PM
Replies: 3,502
Views: 200,926
Posted By kevbo
While at the gas station yesterday, I had a MAGA...

While at the gas station yesterday, I had a MAGA hat wearing man holler at me from his truck, "How you likin' that Green New Deal now!" I simply mentioned to him that I think it has more to do with...
Forum: USA Politics 8th March 2022, 07:35 PM
Replies: 1,900
Views: 96,085
Posted By kevbo
Once again, "Only the best."

Once again, "Only the best."
Forum: USA Politics 8th March 2022, 07:21 PM
Replies: 3,068
Views: 168,797
Posted By kevbo
Of course not. He was just expressing his...

Of course not. He was just expressing his Godgiven 'murican freedums. :rolleyes: Especially, the one about being able to carry a firearm anywhere he wants.
Forum: USA Politics 8th March 2022, 07:18 PM
Replies: 1,900
Views: 96,085
Posted By kevbo
Aren't Ivanka and Jared unqualified names, also?...

Aren't Ivanka and Jared unqualified names, also? Just askin'. ;)
Forum: USA Politics 8th March 2022, 07:16 PM
Replies: 1,784
Views: 127,923
Posted By kevbo
Well, I got it. :rolleyes: Don't know about...

Well, I got it. :rolleyes: Don't know about anyone else. ;)
Forum: USA Politics 8th March 2022, 07:13 PM
Replies: 1,784
Views: 127,923
Posted By kevbo
We don't know that. To continue your analogy, it...

We don't know that. To continue your analogy, it looks to me like everyone is still standing.
Forum: USA Politics 8th March 2022, 07:09 PM
Replies: 1,784
Views: 127,923
Posted By kevbo
Don't know about anyone else, but I find it...

Don't know about anyone else, but I find it funny, even ironic, and after he probably pleads the 5th, hypocritical.

:thumbsup:
Forum: USA Politics 8th March 2022, 07:01 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 7,384
Posted By kevbo
:) I chuckled at your post. :D I also,...

:) I chuckled at your post.

:D I also, totally agree.
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