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Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 06:42 PM
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Posted By Dr.Sid
Russia is learning from mistakes. Ukraine is not,...

Russia is learning from mistakes. Ukraine is not, as they didn't have chance to make many. Ukraine is at material disadvantage at the moment and improvement is not in sight. They are losing at the...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events Yesterday, 04:57 PM
Replies: 338
Views: 6,290
Posted By Dr.Sid
Well .. do you think GOP voters share the...

Well .. do you think GOP voters share the sentiment ?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 04:20 PM
Replies: 1,263
Views: 38,920
Posted By Dr.Sid
I imagine they can sustain the level long enough....

I imagine they can sustain the level long enough. West can support Ukraine for long time .. but can it support enough in next few months ? That's the question.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 26th June 2022, 05:05 PM
Replies: 338
Views: 6,290
Posted By Dr.Sid
I think all those things and I don't have a hand...

I think all those things and I don't have a hand in the outcome.
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 26th June 2022, 11:38 AM
Replies: 2,516
Views: 167,250
Posted By Dr.Sid
Or not .. but I certainly bet on further decline...

Or not .. but I certainly bet on further decline ..
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 25th June 2022, 07:06 PM
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Views: 38,920
Posted By Dr.Sid
Paywalled.

Paywalled.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 25th June 2022, 06:56 AM
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Views: 6,290
Posted By Dr.Sid
It's not really just god. US political system has...

It's not really just god. US political system has completely collapsed. You can see it just from presidential candidates. Those are supposed to be the elite. Best of the best. Everybody else is...
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 24th June 2022, 07:50 AM
Replies: 2,516
Views: 167,250
Posted By Dr.Sid
Well certainly early bitcoin adopters are people...

Well certainly early bitcoin adopters are people who used online money transfer early. In early days people had to get creative to get bitcoin for money, as there were no exchanges. You had to know...
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 24th June 2022, 05:50 AM
Replies: 2,516
Views: 167,250
Posted By Dr.Sid
Ponzi scheme usually works with investment and...

Ponzi scheme usually works with investment and returns, which are taken from investments of new users. No other transaction is possible. Price is fixed. It's centralized. Usually does not have global...
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 23rd June 2022, 08:56 AM
Replies: 2,516
Views: 167,250
Posted By Dr.Sid
Not exactly. Ponzi scheme is different in many...

Not exactly. Ponzi scheme is different in many aspects. This is simply trade. You get the money by selling something to people who want it, for price which is common at the time.
It's not all that...
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 22nd June 2022, 05:09 PM
Replies: 2,516
Views: 167,250
Posted By Dr.Sid
That's the same with bitcoin too. It changes...

That's the same with bitcoin too. It changes price quick, but not that quick. Worst I've seen was 10% in 20 minutes, when Elon Musk changed name of his twitter channel. But that was unprecedented,...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 21st June 2022, 03:59 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 771
Posted By Dr.Sid
(Stolen) .. The next song goes to brave servants...

(Stolen) .. The next song goes to brave servants at the Uvalde Police Department ..

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-r679Hhs9Zs
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 21st June 2022, 03:46 PM
Replies: 2,516
Views: 167,250
Posted By Dr.Sid
Well .. countries like that can hardly ban...

Well .. countries like that can hardly ban anything. It would work quite well in civilized countries. It would stop investors big and small. Even today you basically can't convert crypto to fiat in...
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 19th June 2022, 09:48 AM
Replies: 2,516
Views: 167,250
Posted By Dr.Sid
Stop ? No. Making it completely irrelevant as an...

Stop ? No. Making it completely irrelevant as an investment ? Certainly yes.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 16th June 2022, 08:29 AM
Replies: 1,263
Views: 38,920
Posted By Dr.Sid
I think it's aimed at the West. The help is still...

I think it's aimed at the West. The help is still needed, more then ever, now. It takes too long and some may feel they have done enough, and the war is won. It certainly is not.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 15th June 2022, 11:33 AM
Replies: 1,263
Views: 38,920
Posted By Dr.Sid
Gonna be too late anyway ..

Gonna be too late anyway ..
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 15th June 2022, 08:29 AM
Replies: 2,516
Views: 167,250
Posted By Dr.Sid
There's a difference. Banning something which...

There's a difference. Banning something which majority of society wants, which is common .. doesn't work. Azbestost or lead in petrol are clearly not that, much less murder. Alcohol on the other hand...
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 13th June 2022, 07:08 PM
Replies: 2,516
Views: 167,250
Posted By Dr.Sid
What is value ? It has a price ..

What is value ? It has a price ..
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 13th June 2022, 02:45 PM
Replies: 2,516
Views: 167,250
Posted By Dr.Sid
It goes up, it goes down. Wouldn't really call it...

It goes up, it goes down. Wouldn't really call it "bursting bubble" .. for that I would expect the price to rise uncontrollably before the drop. Like in 2017. This is just price dropping after...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 13th June 2022, 01:45 PM
Replies: 1,263
Views: 38,920
Posted By Dr.Sid
Found really good map, maintained by Ukranian...

Found really good map, maintained by Ukranian volunteers. It has lot of first hand information, shows unit locations, attack direction, territory gains, and all that with timeline.
...
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 10th June 2022, 06:52 AM
Replies: 2,516
Views: 167,250
Posted By Dr.Sid
How do you need stablecoin to store value in...

How do you need stablecoin to store value in Bitcoin ?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 9th June 2022, 10:04 PM
Replies: 1,263
Views: 38,920
Posted By Dr.Sid
Whole Ukraine could be taken and NATO wouldn't do...

Whole Ukraine could be taken and NATO wouldn't do anything, obviously.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 9th June 2022, 09:59 PM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,438
Posted By Dr.Sid
Srsly moving the age to 21 seems like the only...

Srsly moving the age to 21 seems like the only remotely realistic idea. And I mean on federal level. Texas itself will do nothing, that's for sure.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 7th June 2022, 04:34 PM
Replies: 1,263
Views: 38,920
Posted By Dr.Sid
Inflation indeed started before the invasion. My...

Inflation indeed started before the invasion. My explanation is Covid is over and companies are healing up for all the losses.
But the war stopped all hopes for bright future, and at least oil and...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 7th June 2022, 02:28 PM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,438
Posted By Dr.Sid
He didn't handle them in irresponsible manner...

He didn't handle them in irresponsible manner BEFORE the act.

Come on people, you really enjoy pointless bickering that much ?
Every time you have to guess what the other person wants to say, to...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 7th June 2022, 02:25 PM
Replies: 1,263
Views: 38,920
Posted By Dr.Sid
It began to suffer the consequences though. But...

It began to suffer the consequences though. But then, the price wouldn't magically fix themselves if the war stopped today. Only major regime change in Russia could achieve that.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 6th June 2022, 06:22 PM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,438
Posted By Dr.Sid
In Australia there was great agreement it should...

In Australia there was great agreement it should be done. In US there is not.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 6th June 2022, 06:22 PM
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Views: 32,438
Posted By Dr.Sid
There is no demand. Even Democrats don't push...

There is no demand. Even Democrats don't push anything like that.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 6th June 2022, 03:16 PM
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Views: 32,438
Posted By Dr.Sid
Because that's unrealistic.

Because that's unrealistic.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 6th June 2022, 09:41 AM
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Views: 32,438
Posted By Dr.Sid
And it's actually achievable. Just kill all the...

And it's actually achievable. Just kill all the potential victim. US even has means to do that.
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 6th June 2022, 04:40 AM
Replies: 2,516
Views: 167,250
Posted By Dr.Sid
That's even more stupid than the NFT idea itself.

That's even more stupid than the NFT idea itself.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 5th June 2022, 03:49 PM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,438
Posted By Dr.Sid
There is a point though. School shootings are...

There is a point though. School shootings are terrifying. But numerically insignificant. Even all spree shootings combined.
It's mostly point because America is doing nothing with the more common...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 5th June 2022, 01:40 PM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,438
Posted By Dr.Sid
If only all the shooters were black, we would...

If only all the shooters were black, we would have solution in no time .. do you remember ?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mulford_Act
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 3rd June 2022, 07:12 AM
Replies: 2,516
Views: 167,250
Posted By Dr.Sid
Well, you are right. Hard cash was never used for...

Well, you are right. Hard cash was never used for anything malicious. Bitcoin might be doomed after all. :rolleyes:
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 2nd June 2022, 04:08 PM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,438
Posted By Dr.Sid
Well that doesn't look like "mass shooting" mass...

Well that doesn't look like "mass shooting" mass shooting.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 1st June 2022, 02:31 PM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,438
Posted By Dr.Sid
Well sure, but it's kinda sad if the low hanging...

Well sure, but it's kinda sad if the low hanging fruit is a school. Also there is IMHO great amount of peer pressure in play .. shooting schools is in. Certainly in media.
That said, I don't see how...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 26th May 2022, 06:49 PM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,438
Posted By Dr.Sid
There is no such technology. Also whatever you...

There is no such technology. Also whatever you put in guns, can be taken out.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 26th May 2022, 03:31 PM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,438
Posted By Dr.Sid
I'm not saying what they are supposed to do .....

I'm not saying what they are supposed to do .. I'm saying they should be prepared and trained for it.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 26th May 2022, 09:43 AM
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Views: 32,438
Posted By Dr.Sid
Well yes. But the idea is that EVERY cop in US...

Well yes. But the idea is that EVERY cop in US should be well prepared for this very situation by now.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 26th May 2022, 08:52 AM
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Views: 32,438
Posted By Dr.Sid
That's actually interesting idea. What if gun...

That's actually interesting idea. What if gun lobby actively supports shootings and unrest ? But then, I always bet on stupidity vs. evil scheme.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 26th May 2022, 04:54 AM
Replies: 2,149
Views: 128,502
Posted By Dr.Sid
Well NZ is just catching up, but this scenario...

Well NZ is just catching up, but this scenario actually happened in countries with all the waves. Zero tolerance in first, acceptance in second, annoyance in third .. and then came delta. But then...
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 26th May 2022, 04:45 AM
Replies: 2,516
Views: 167,250
Posted By Dr.Sid
Stuck forever in bitcoin ? What ? Oh .. I see .....

Stuck forever in bitcoin ? What ? Oh .. I see .. humor again ..
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 25th May 2022, 03:04 PM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,438
Posted By Dr.Sid
Well I guess the normal 'gun enthusiast' simply...

Well I guess the normal 'gun enthusiast' simply thinks it's not his problem, as he wouldn't do that. If anything, he would take gun violence is one of the reason to arm himself.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 25th May 2022, 01:17 PM
Replies: 1,263
Views: 38,920
Posted By Dr.Sid
You still need anti tank weapon to tear them...

You still need anti tank weapon to tear them apart. In tank on tank they might be at great disadvantage .. but there is not that much tank on tank in Ukraine. If you want to roll through village and...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 25th May 2022, 12:27 PM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,438
Posted By Dr.Sid
Some people would bury their guns. Most...

Some people would bury their guns. Most woouldn't. New owners wouldn't. Even instant ban and confiscation of every gun police can get hands on short of house search .. would take decades to really...
Forum: Economics, Business and Finance 25th May 2022, 09:05 AM
Replies: 2,516
Views: 167,250
Posted By Dr.Sid
IMHO lol.

IMHO lol.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 25th May 2022, 08:08 AM
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Views: 32,438
Posted By Dr.Sid
Nothing will happen. And in a sense, why now ? ...

Nothing will happen. And in a sense, why now ?
Gun control is much more important for other reasons, than mass shooting. Sure it's scary. But those are very rare.
Cars kill 100 times more people....
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 24th May 2022, 06:58 PM
Replies: 1,929
Views: 32,438
Posted By Dr.Sid
Indeed. And registration. Every owner has to be...

Indeed. And registration. Every owner has to be responsible for securing his guns. And there has to be possibility to take them from him, if he loses his license.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 24th May 2022, 06:32 PM
Replies: 1,263
Views: 38,920
Posted By Dr.Sid
Well you can't really run out of generals. Not...

Well you can't really run out of generals. Not before you run out of privates.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 24th May 2022, 06:30 PM
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Views: 32,438
Posted By Dr.Sid
Well given the previous data, AR15 is quite a...

Well given the previous data, AR15 is quite a safe bet. Not that that's actually important.
Btw. is there someone even from democrats actually pushing for some change to 2nd amendment ? Also, is it...
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