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Forum: USA Politics Today, 01:22 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 2,828
Posted By wareyin
What? No. Why would we be referring to Manchin as...

What? No. Why would we be referring to Manchin as a guy on the sidelines pointing "it" out?



Yeah, I think in your attempt at a "gotcha" you might have just jumped too quick and gotten confused.
Forum: USA Politics Today, 12:43 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 2,828
Posted By wareyin
I get mad at the guy on the sidelines wearing all...

I get mad at the guy on the sidelines wearing all Cavaliers gear constantly attacking the Warriors while claiming to be actually a Warriors fan. Sue me. Especially when he attacks the wrong players,...
Forum: USA Politics Today, 11:23 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 2,828
Posted By wareyin
True as that may be, but attacking team mate...

True as that may be, but attacking team mate Biden in the middle of the game because team mate Manchin and/or Sinema deliberately blocked those shots and passed the ball to the other team will only...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events Today, 10:00 AM
Replies: 2,347
Views: 101,350
Posted By wareyin
If Andy being wrong has zero consequences for...

If Andy being wrong has zero consequences for Andy, how is this not coddling Andy? Add in the obvious consequences of Andy's wrongness that other people have to suffer, and the hand-wringing...
Forum: USA Politics Today, 09:38 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 2,828
Posted By wareyin
To keep this as a sports analogy, if you are...

To keep this as a sports analogy, if you are upset with the performance of one of your team mates and you air out that grievance in a public statement or interview then you are causing more damage to...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events Today, 07:19 AM
Replies: 2,956
Views: 144,441
Posted By wareyin
Oh, no, you don't recall again? Do you...

Oh, no, you don't recall again?


Do you think that becomes more persuasive the more times you state it?
Forum: USA Politics 10th August 2022, 12:29 PM
Replies: 896
Views: 34,118
Posted By wareyin
And in the link, Perry makes a big deal of the...

And in the link, Perry makes a big deal of the FBI just serving him a warrant and taking his phone, rather than politely letting him know they're going to need it a week from Tuesday. Because (as...
Forum: USA Politics 10th August 2022, 11:01 AM
Replies: 896
Views: 34,118
Posted By wareyin
South-central Pennsylvania Congressman Scott...

South-central Pennsylvania Congressman Scott Perry (R-10) says the FBI seized his cellphone Tuesday....
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 10th August 2022, 08:24 AM
Replies: 2,956
Views: 144,441
Posted By wareyin
You know the whole confusion over "told ya so"...

You know the whole confusion over "told ya so" followed by your "but quote me the specific part of this law that predicted this thing you all told me would happen" thing? That right there is you...
Forum: USA Politics 10th August 2022, 08:11 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 11,458
Posted By wareyin
Sure, your being violently hostile to the...

Sure, your being violently hostile to the rightwing wouldn't make you an ally of them. Your being violently hostile to the only party that can stop them is you being an ally to the rightwing,...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 10th August 2022, 08:05 AM
Replies: 1,243
Views: 14,218
Posted By wareyin
And other than a power outage recorded on a cheap...

And other than a power outage recorded on a cheap camera with glitches combined with you not getting a restful sleep, what changed your mind?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 10th August 2022, 08:01 AM
Replies: 2,956
Views: 144,441
Posted By wareyin
Ah, yes, the whole "I forgot that quotes are also...

Ah, yes, the whole "I forgot that quotes are also used in a paraphrase" routine. It's so cute that those who use it think everyone else doesn't understand that, yes, quotes are commonly used for...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 10th August 2022, 06:56 AM
Replies: 2,956
Views: 144,441
Posted By wareyin
Yes, yes, the "which specific bits will do this...

Yes, yes, the "which specific bits will do this thing I'm trying to imply isn't being done" routine. Remember the whole "told ya so" that you responded in confusion to...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 10th August 2022, 06:03 AM
Replies: 2,956
Views: 144,441
Posted By wareyin
I don't deny it.[/QUOTE] No, you just assume...

I don't deny it.[/QUOTE]

No, you just assume it's not the case, claim it hasn't been proven to your satisfaction, demand stupidly unrealistic levels of evidence, and imply that because your...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 10th August 2022, 05:26 AM
Replies: 2,347
Views: 101,350
Posted By wareyin
There is an obvious disconnect in claiming that...

There is an obvious disconnect in claiming that one can financially harm a corporation without the workers of that corporation being affected. When your argument that a tactic doesn't do "x" requires...
Forum: USA Politics 10th August 2022, 05:22 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 11,458
Posted By wareyin
Likewise, I won't do anything more than try to...

Likewise, I won't do anything more than try to talk you out of continuing to work against your own self interests by allying with the party farthest from those interests and most likely to prevent...
Forum: USA Politics 9th August 2022, 01:15 PM
Replies: 396
Views: 11,458
Posted By wareyin
Given that we do have a 2 party system, I'd think...

Given that we do have a 2 party system, I'd think allying with the demonstrably greater evil party to attack the lesser evil party is equivalent to voting for the demonstrably greater evil party. Or...
Forum: USA Politics 9th August 2022, 12:21 PM
Replies: 396
Views: 11,458
Posted By wareyin
And where dies 'the suicidal and homicidal...

And where dies 'the suicidal and homicidal psychopathy of voting for the demonstrably greater evil being the greater promotion of the death and destruction of everything we hold dear' fit in this...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 9th August 2022, 12:12 PM
Replies: 2,347
Views: 101,350
Posted By wareyin
Nope, I'm pointing out the flaw in your argument....

Nope, I'm pointing out the flaw in your argument. That's why the rolleyes smiley was used.

I hope this basic explanation of human interactions helps you.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 9th August 2022, 10:39 AM
Replies: 2,347
Views: 101,350
Posted By wareyin
Ah, yes, the well known tactic of attempting to...

Ah, yes, the well known tactic of attempting to cause economic hardship to a business until they accede to demands, it clearly never results in sacking or shunning of workers. :rolleyes:
Forum: USA Politics 9th August 2022, 06:48 AM
Replies: 966
Views: 49,229
Posted By wareyin
Wasn't that Trump's actual campaign spiel back in...

Wasn't that Trump's actual campaign spiel back in 2015/2016 regarding tax law?
Forum: USA Politics 9th August 2022, 06:01 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 11,458
Posted By wareyin
Well, duh, he has a "D" next to his name! That's...

Well, duh, he has a "D" next to his name! That's all you need to know!


And if that's not enough, all those commercials from Republicans running for various gov't offices say the inflation is all...
Forum: USA Politics 8th August 2022, 09:04 AM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,457
Posted By wareyin
I think you might have been confused as to where...

I think you might have been confused as to where you were posting.
Forum: USA Politics 8th August 2022, 06:24 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 11,458
Posted By wareyin
When a finance major doesn't understand how...

When a finance major doesn't understand how recessions are even determined, much less caused, I don't have a lot of confidence that they understand the causes or solutions to inflation either.
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 5th August 2022, 01:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 641
Posted By wareyin
Or...and this is where things might be too...

Or...and this is where things might be too complicated for you so stay with me...NBER doesn't use 2 quarters of negative GDP growth and only 2 quarters of negative GDP growth to declare a recession....
Forum: USA Politics 5th August 2022, 10:26 AM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,457
Posted By wareyin
I did read it. It doesn't support your claims....

I did read it. It doesn't support your claims. That's why I'm asking you to do so.



No, I am not under the impression that Gosnell was doing this for free. I know that he charged for abortions....
Forum: USA Politics 5th August 2022, 06:19 AM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,457
Posted By wareyin
Where's your evidence for what they were and...

Where's your evidence for what they were and weren't being diagnosed by him for?

Where's your evidence for this?

The community that made up Gosnell's clients were not like you, Zig. They...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 5th August 2022, 05:14 AM
Replies: 2,347
Views: 101,350
Posted By wareyin
So...Doc Marie's is yet another "cancel culture...

So...Doc Marie's is yet another "cancel culture IRL" example that...wasn't cancelled IRL or on social media. You guys just keep knocking these things out of the park with your examples!




...
Forum: USA Politics 4th August 2022, 12:44 PM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,457
Posted By wareyin
Did you intentionally or mistakenly omit the...

Did you intentionally or mistakenly omit the "bombings" that was in the original statement? So far in completed crimes alone we're over 50 to less than one. Add in attempted murders, murder threats,...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 4th August 2022, 12:22 PM
Replies: 2,956
Views: 144,441
Posted By wareyin
It's only value neutral if it doesn't threaten...

It's only value neutral if it doesn't threaten the dominate culture, eh? I don't think neutral means what you think it means.
Forum: USA Politics 4th August 2022, 10:52 AM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,457
Posted By wareyin
Well, in 2020 alone...

Well, in 2020 alone (https://prochoice.org/national-abortion-federation-releases-2020-violence-disruption-statistics/) there were 200 death threats, and 54 assaults.

There have been 11 murders, 26...
Forum: USA Politics 4th August 2022, 10:15 AM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,457
Posted By wareyin
Try not assuming that elective abortions are all...

Try not assuming that elective abortions are all the rage and the only thing preventing women who are 39 weeks pregnant from getting one is a law, and it might make more sense.
Forum: USA Politics 4th August 2022, 10:13 AM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,457
Posted By wareyin
You did....

You did. (https://www.reuters.com/world/us/indiana-doctor-threatened-with-probe-over-abortion-10-year-old-ohio-rape-victim-2022-07-15/)



Not to derail, but I'd be extremely surprised if your...
Forum: USA Politics 4th August 2022, 10:09 AM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,457
Posted By wareyin
The lawyers at the Ohio Legislative Services...

The lawyers at the Ohio Legislative Services Commission are very probably a lot more familiar with the law than you are, and they said...
Forum: USA Politics 4th August 2022, 09:56 AM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,457
Posted By wareyin
Meh, most biases (such as those against...

Meh, most biases (such as those against immigrants) are even more stubborn than facts.
Forum: USA Politics 4th August 2022, 09:02 AM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,457
Posted By wareyin
#1, they're doctors, not lawyers. And the lawyers...

#1, they're doctors, not lawyers. And the lawyers and the politicians all also said it was illegal for the 10 year old to get an abortion in Ohio. Right up until the case went publicly sour for the...
Forum: USA Politics 4th August 2022, 08:46 AM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,457
Posted By wareyin
Yeah, it's like totally illegal to injest a...

Yeah, it's like totally illegal to injest a substance that harms your liver, just like it's illegal in 13(?) states to injest a substance that harms a zygote.



Oh, wait...it's not? Well damn, I...
Forum: USA Politics 4th August 2022, 08:38 AM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,457
Posted By wareyin
It's many orders of magnitude more than your late...

It's many orders of magnitude more than your late term elective abortions are.



Maybe, just maybe, 1 out of millions is so low as to be statistically zero. And...we have a lot of evidence that...
Forum: USA Politics 4th August 2022, 08:31 AM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,457
Posted By wareyin
If this is true, then your reliance on a criminal...

If this is true, then your reliance on a criminal who did so illegally is even worse for your point.

Why, it's almost like doctors aren't performing elective late term abortions even if the state...
Forum: USA Politics 4th August 2022, 06:26 AM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,457
Posted By wareyin
Well, it appears to be that if you can find one...

Well, it appears to be that if you can find one abortion provider who was a criminal, then you must assume they're all* criminals:






*Or at least some significant proportion of them are.
Forum: USA Politics 4th August 2022, 05:53 AM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,457
Posted By wareyin
If the GOP has its way, every abortion doctor...

If the GOP has its way, every abortion doctor will be a criminal. That doesn't really make your point, though.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 4th August 2022, 05:46 AM
Replies: 2,347
Views: 101,350
Posted By wareyin
Wait, am I supposed to be looking for West,...

Wait, am I supposed to be looking for West, Bullard, and Trump for you? Do you need help finding them?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 4th August 2022, 05:05 AM
Replies: 2,347
Views: 101,350
Posted By wareyin
Yes, I can. Will I? At first I was going...

Yes, I can.

Will I? At first I was going to, but then I decided that 1) a bit too much personal info, and 2) I shouldn't bother answering the questions of someone who never answers questions...
Forum: USA Politics 3rd August 2022, 01:15 PM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,457
Posted By wareyin
Wait a minute...are you trying to say that...

Wait a minute...are you trying to say that creatively edited videos aired on Fox News and/or rightwing YouTube channels isn't the best way to accurately gauge the attitudes of people on shows that...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 3rd August 2022, 12:36 PM
Replies: 2,956
Views: 144,441
Posted By wareyin
Yeah, if I had to pick between a group of school...

Yeah, if I had to pick between a group of school administrators and GOP politicians as to who was performing a political stunt, I don't think school administrators would even be my third pick.
...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 2nd August 2022, 01:28 PM
Replies: 2,347
Views: 101,350
Posted By wareyin
Maybe they "bothered" because they were throwing...

Maybe they "bothered" because they were throwing everything at the wall to see what worked? Maybe Instagram wasn't pulling anybody in to the bar? Maybe that's why almost nobody else uses it either?...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 2nd August 2022, 12:21 PM
Replies: 2,956
Views: 144,441
Posted By wareyin
It was clunky wording, but "black authors and...

It was clunky wording, but "black authors and female authors" would have been similarly clunky. I'm not sure why you need the names of the people banning books, but the book bans are certainly...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 2nd August 2022, 12:08 PM
Replies: 2,956
Views: 144,441
Posted By wareyin
Ok, so you're saying that your refusal to answer...

Ok, so you're saying that your refusal to answer this question is because we aren't having a goof faith exchange because you famously never answer questions...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 2nd August 2022, 11:59 AM
Replies: 2,956
Views: 144,441
Posted By wareyin
The first one was a link to Enid News & Eagle, a...

The first one was a link to Enid News & Eagle, a 130 year old local newspaper for Enid OK. Are you sure you looked at the links all that closely?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 2nd August 2022, 11:38 AM
Replies: 2,956
Views: 144,441
Posted By wareyin
If you must throw in the "in his opinion" bit,...

If you must throw in the "in his opinion" bit, then apparently you, like d4m10n, doubt that it was bad faith. Yet, the claims every lawmaker...
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