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Forum: USA Politics Today, 06:47 AM
Replies: 357
Views: 7,507
Posted By slyjoe
I have a feeling that the classified documents...

I have a feeling that the classified documents Trump took to Florida were classified because they made Trump look bad. Wasn't the Ukraine phone call on some super secret white house server that would...
Forum: USA Politics 9th August 2022, 04:01 PM
Replies: 1,868
Views: 39,248
Posted By slyjoe
Exactly right. I learned early on in my career...

Exactly right. I learned early on in my career that ANY communications system can be tapped and/or monitored. ANY.

If you stick with that assumption, you won't be surprised when your...
Forum: USA Politics 9th August 2022, 08:38 AM
Replies: 357
Views: 7,507
Posted By slyjoe
Why do serial killers keep incriminating...

Why do serial killers keep incriminating evidence? It's so they can relive the thrill later.
Forum: USA Politics 8th August 2022, 04:14 PM
Replies: 883
Views: 32,946
Posted By slyjoe
Also posted in Trump presidency thread.

Also posted in Trump presidency thread.
Forum: USA Politics 8th August 2022, 04:09 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 92,220
Posted By slyjoe
CNN reports the FBI just executed a search...

CNN reports the FBI just executed a search warrant at Mar-A-Lardo. Not much detail yet.
Forum: USA Politics 8th August 2022, 10:28 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 4,933
Posted By slyjoe
He didn't say it - the original poster said it...

He didn't say it - the original poster said it was satire.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 6th August 2022, 04:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 500
Posted By slyjoe
I like it. We can call this the "Thor 2...

I like it.

We can call this the "Thor 2 Wager".
Forum: USA Politics 6th August 2022, 03:04 PM
Replies: 1,868
Views: 39,248
Posted By slyjoe
The choice seems to be one of body autonomy. I...

The choice seems to be one of body autonomy. I would word it similar to the other enumerated rights. Something like "The government shall not infringe the right of people to do what they want with...
Forum: USA Politics 6th August 2022, 11:00 AM
Replies: 1,868
Views: 39,248
Posted By slyjoe
Which is why I'm a little uneasy over states...

Which is why I'm a little uneasy over states voting on abortion laws. A right should not be voted on. We don't do it for other rights. Can you imagine voting on the rights in the Bill of Rights?
Forum: USA Politics 5th August 2022, 03:36 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 4,025
Posted By slyjoe
And it needs more presidential seals plastered...

And it needs more presidential seals plastered all over it.
Forum: USA Politics 5th August 2022, 10:06 AM
Replies: 883
Views: 32,946
Posted By slyjoe
The Electoral Count Reform Act is one piece of...

The Electoral Count Reform Act is one piece of legislation so far:



https://campaignlegal.org/update/senate-introduces-bipartisan-bill-updating-electoral-count-act
Forum: USA Politics 5th August 2022, 07:32 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 4,025
Posted By slyjoe
That's a huge assumption. I would bet he thinks...

That's a huge assumption. I would bet he thinks the Taj Mahal is a palace.
Forum: USA Politics 3rd August 2022, 04:45 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 4,025
Posted By slyjoe
Cemetery plots should be marked OB. Stroke AND...

Cemetery plots should be marked OB. Stroke AND distance penalty.
Forum: USA Politics 3rd August 2022, 04:43 PM
Replies: 389
Views: 11,127
Posted By slyjoe
Disagree. Sounds like party over country again. ...

Disagree. Sounds like party over country again.



Agree somewhat. I think she has a chance in a primary. I don't think Sinema is being villainized in the media as much as she is in the...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 3rd August 2022, 04:09 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,318
Posted By slyjoe
From 2017: Astronomers measure the motions of...

From 2017:
Astronomers measure the motions of stars in a nearby galaxy

https://astronomy.com/news/2017/11/astronomers-measure-the-motions-of-stars-in-a-nearby-galaxy
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 3rd August 2022, 03:36 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,318
Posted By slyjoe
Going from memory, blue or red shift is velocity...

Going from memory, blue or red shift is velocity along a line to us. Measuring tangential velocity (sometimes over years or decades) is at right angles to this. Combine those two velocity vectors...
Forum: USA Politics 3rd August 2022, 03:22 PM
Replies: 389
Views: 11,127
Posted By slyjoe
Thanks for that. Not sure I understand 100% not...

Thanks for that. Not sure I understand 100% not Kelly, but civil discussions are missing. I can't take the folks that say the other party is evil.
Forum: USA Politics 3rd August 2022, 02:29 PM
Replies: 389
Views: 11,127
Posted By slyjoe
Exactly. And they only seem to be at a very local...

Exactly. And they only seem to be at a very local level.
Forum: USA Politics 3rd August 2022, 02:13 PM
Replies: 389
Views: 11,127
Posted By slyjoe
Brainster (I think) may be republican, but I am...

Brainster (I think) may be republican, but I am independent. I do lean dem, but have voted for republicans in the past when the dems nominated looney tunes characters.
Forum: USA Politics 3rd August 2022, 09:14 AM
Replies: 389
Views: 11,127
Posted By slyjoe
You and me both. How about Senate and AG?

You and me both. How about Senate and AG?
Forum: USA Politics 3rd August 2022, 07:34 AM
Replies: 389
Views: 11,127
Posted By slyjoe
In Kansas, because of the abortion amendment,...

In Kansas, because of the abortion amendment, voting was up. The Republican legislature had scheduled the vote for the primary because more republicans usually turn out than democrats. Turns out the...
Forum: USA Politics 2nd August 2022, 08:57 AM
Replies: 731
Views: 28,334
Posted By slyjoe
We know why Trump didn't pull the trigger in...

We know why Trump didn't pull the trigger in 2020. He didn't recognize the name. Now bin Laden's son, that's who HE wanted to go after.
...
Forum: USA Politics 2nd August 2022, 08:49 AM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 92,220
Posted By slyjoe
And now, Rep. Billy Long says the Trump...

And now, Rep. Billy Long says the Trump endorsement was really for him:



What a bunch of clowns.

https://news.yahoo.com/loyal-trump-backer-rep-billy-134828691.html
Forum: USA Politics 2nd August 2022, 08:28 AM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 92,220
Posted By slyjoe
At least two did:

At least two did:
Forum: USA Politics 2nd August 2022, 07:28 AM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 92,220
Posted By slyjoe
Wasn't sure which thread to put this in, but... ...

Wasn't sure which thread to put this in, but...

Trump last night endorsed ERIC in the Missouri Senate primary.



ETA:...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 1st August 2022, 04:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 293
Posted By slyjoe
I think you will find most people on this site...

I think you will find most people on this site agree that critical thinking helps. Not real sure what you are looking for.
Forum: USA Politics 1st August 2022, 04:05 PM
Replies: 731
Views: 28,334
Posted By slyjoe
That may be the spin, but the specific operation...

That may be the spin, but the specific operation has been in the works for 6 months.

ETA: Heard that Biden address is at 1930 EDT.
Forum: USA Politics 1st August 2022, 06:11 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 4,025
Posted By slyjoe
Yikes Spyke - take care.

Yikes Spyke - take care.
Forum: USA Politics 31st July 2022, 04:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 743
Posted By slyjoe
Before that. In 1981 Reagan cut the funding for...

Before that. In 1981 Reagan cut the funding for climate research and monitoring.
Forum: USA Politics 31st July 2022, 09:01 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 4,025
Posted By slyjoe
Flowers don't last forever. I never...

Flowers don't last forever.

I never remembered that scene. It was the lonely flame before they put the paving around it that I was remembering. Hey - I was 6. :)
Forum: USA Politics 31st July 2022, 08:26 AM
Replies: 883
Views: 32,946
Posted By slyjoe
True. He originally said he would vote for Trump...

True. He originally said he would vote for Trump again. These AZ Republicans all lie, all day and all night.
Forum: USA Politics 31st July 2022, 08:23 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 4,025
Posted By slyjoe
I remember when JFK was laid to rest in Arlington...

I remember when JFK was laid to rest in Arlington - that grave looked pretty bare also.

Reports say Ivana is in one of 10 plots laid out for the Trump family. Trump is also trying to get approval...
Forum: USA Politics 29th July 2022, 05:49 PM
Replies: 1,868
Views: 39,248
Posted By slyjoe
I would have thought justices would at least know...

I would have thought justices would at least know what irony is; i.e., a judge commenting on foreign politics.
Forum: USA Politics 27th July 2022, 04:20 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,581
Posted By slyjoe
WHAT?????? :)

WHAT??????

:)
Forum: USA Politics 27th July 2022, 04:09 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,581
Posted By slyjoe
I don't remember any other commercial news...

I don't remember any other commercial news network reaching out to ANYONE for money because their bandwidth supplier dumped them.
Forum: USA Politics 27th July 2022, 10:19 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,581
Posted By slyjoe
Better yet, tell them you prayed for them....

Better yet, tell them you prayed for them. According to the Prayer Study, those outcomes are worse.
Forum: USA Politics 27th July 2022, 08:06 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,581
Posted By slyjoe
How odd. The quote seems to indicate...

How odd. The quote



seems to indicate that OAN normally does NOT defy the powers that be.
Forum: USA Politics 27th July 2022, 07:57 AM
Replies: 883
Views: 32,946
Posted By slyjoe
It is not a fixed length sentence. The minimum is...

It is not a fixed length sentence. The minimum is 30 days to one year, on each count (2 counts). So he faces a 30 day to two year sentence.

I think he has made statements that show he is...
Forum: USA Politics 23rd July 2022, 03:54 PM
Replies: 1,868
Views: 39,248
Posted By slyjoe
Stacyhs, sorry but I think I have to agree with...

Stacyhs, sorry but I think I have to agree with bruto here. Because I'm a man I need to STFU on abortion? I don't think so. There are a lot of things that you can conscientiously weigh in on without...
Forum: USA Politics 23rd July 2022, 08:01 AM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 92,220
Posted By slyjoe
What a weak, weak man. ...

What a weak, weak man.

https://news.yahoo.com/trump-looked-surprised-supporters-loudly-091108526.html
Forum: USA Politics 22nd July 2022, 03:18 PM
Replies: 945
Views: 47,193
Posted By slyjoe
This is the same crowd that censured John McCain...

This is the same crowd that censured John McCain and Jeff Flake. They are also the same crowd that sent fake elector lists to DC. Those lists had their own names on them, including a current US...
Forum: USA Politics 21st July 2022, 02:52 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,565
Posted By slyjoe
They stopped the SS alright - it's now a criminal...

They stopped the SS alright - it's now a criminal investigation.

https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/dhs-launched-criminal-probe-destruction-jan-6-secret-service-text-mess-rcna39392
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 19th July 2022, 04:17 PM
Replies: 369
Split Thread: What is a light-year
Views: 8,063
Posted By slyjoe
Of course you are correct. However, folks not...

Of course you are correct. However, folks not familiar with the terms may view the end of "parsec" as a second of time. As in, "Wait a sec, why can't i use lightyear as a measure of time."
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 19th July 2022, 04:10 PM
Replies: 369
Split Thread: What is a light-year
Views: 8,063
Posted By slyjoe
Nor a measure of distance. :)

Nor a measure of distance. :)
Forum: USA Politics 19th July 2022, 03:37 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 92,220
Posted By slyjoe
[/QUOTE] Uhh, that's not what monkeys fling.

[/QUOTE]

Uhh, that's not what monkeys fling.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 19th July 2022, 03:32 PM
Replies: 369
Split Thread: What is a light-year
Views: 8,063
Posted By slyjoe
Correct. Astronomers seem enamored with...

Correct.

Astronomers seem enamored with using terms for time in their distance terms; e.g., parsec, lightyear.
Forum: USA Politics 18th July 2022, 08:51 AM
Replies: 883
Views: 32,946
Posted By slyjoe
Exactly. That was my point.

Exactly. That was my point.
Forum: USA Politics 17th July 2022, 05:16 PM
Replies: 883
Views: 32,946
Posted By slyjoe
So they lost 3 months of data that was required...

So they lost 3 months of data that was required to be retained?
Forum: USA Politics 14th July 2022, 09:49 AM
Replies: 883
Views: 32,946
Posted By slyjoe
Yea, I get it. I'll just leave the list here -...

Yea, I get it. I'll just leave the list here - caution: it's 6 pages of charts showing which criminal code is specifically referenced.
...
Forum: USA Politics 14th July 2022, 09:34 AM
Replies: 883
Views: 32,946
Posted By slyjoe
Why do you think I need to answer those...

Why do you think I need to answer those questions?

Regarding specific laws, start with Seditious Conspiracy and throw in some Obstruction of Justice.
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