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Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories Yesterday, 06:52 AM
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Posted By arayder
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VuBP-5Khtsw ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VuBP-5Khtsw

see: 0:24 where Bobby claims to have been intimidated by a "ministry case worker"

Menard's Elizabeth Anne story doesn't pass the smell test. Child...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 30th June 2022, 10:29 AM
Replies: 506
Views: 53,640
Posted By arayder
Over on his Facebook page Bobby's really going on...

Over on his Facebook page Bobby's really going on and on about child support and how unfair he thinks it is that a biological father has to pay child support for a child he helped create, but never...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 29th June 2022, 05:25 AM
Replies: 506
Views: 53,640
Posted By arayder
What a Grifter!

Our boy opines that a woman's right to control their reproductive system isn't really freedom because women having babies forces men to pay child support.

On his Facebook page he creates a phony...
Forum: USA Politics 28th June 2022, 10:12 PM
Replies: 3,068
Views: 161,064
Posted By arayder
Trump did his usual number of pretending he's the...

Trump did his usual number of pretending he's the clear because he hardly knew Hutchinson. . .which is like a criminal saying he had to have known the person who I.D.ed him for the testimony to...
Forum: USA Politics 28th June 2022, 05:25 PM
Replies: 403
Views: 8,365
Posted By arayder
One theory (which I understand is not supported...

One theory (which I understand is not supported in case law) is that the 14th amendment extends the first 8 amendments to all U.S. citizens.

But this theory doesn't extend unenumerated 9 amendment...
Forum: USA Politics 28th June 2022, 05:14 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 30,875
Posted By arayder
I can't tell if Rudy stepped forward a half step...

I can't tell if Rudy stepped forward a half step as he got smacked, if he was pushed, or both.

But I've been wrong before.

The slap seems to have elicited a response from the lady next to him...
Forum: USA Politics 28th June 2022, 12:47 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 30,875
Posted By arayder
My take is that the guy was trying to get away...

My take is that the guy was trying to get away with as rough a touch as he though he could get away with. You can see the bump moves Rudy forward a little.

My guess is that the perp's been doing...
Forum: USA Politics 28th June 2022, 11:31 AM
Replies: 3,068
Views: 161,064
Posted By arayder
This was almost two months after he lost the...

This was almost two months after he lost the election.

By that time in his his career George H. W. Bush had well gotten his head around his election loss and was behaving with class.
Forum: USA Politics 28th June 2022, 11:20 AM
Replies: 3,068
Views: 161,064
Posted By arayder
The explanation might be that he lost it and in a...

The explanation might be that he lost it and in a fit of temper managed to get a hand on the wheel from the back seat.

But to your point one has to ask how he thought he might control the car,...
Forum: USA Politics 28th June 2022, 11:07 AM
Replies: 3,068
Views: 161,064
Posted By arayder
The monkey throws his poo.

The monkey throws his poo.
Forum: USA Politics 28th June 2022, 10:59 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 2,694
Posted By arayder
I agree. It's really easy for this sort of team...

I agree. It's really easy for this sort of team prayer stuff to get out of hand.

There are ways to keep the line between the school/state and religion separate like having the Christian kids who...
Forum: USA Politics 28th June 2022, 10:49 AM
Replies: 403
Views: 8,365
Posted By arayder
Thanks for the replies, d4m10n. The...

Thanks for the replies, d4m10n.

The practical application of how the Bill of Rights are made or not made applicable to the states baffles a lot of people.

In this case the idea that Kentucky...
Forum: USA Politics 28th June 2022, 10:33 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 2,694
Posted By arayder
Like I say. . .prayers about loving one another...

Like I say. . .prayers about loving one another or thanking a deity that the football game didn't result in any players on either team getting their neck broken don't raise hackles.

But as soon...
Forum: USA Politics 28th June 2022, 10:20 AM
Replies: 403
Views: 8,365
Posted By arayder
So a state has the power to violate the privacy...

So a state has the power to violate the privacy of a woman seeking an abortion? It seems to me that the court's decision on NY gun laws means the protections of the Bill of Rights extend to state...
Forum: USA Politics 28th June 2022, 06:02 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 2,694
Posted By arayder
This seems to work out as long as the prayer is...

This seems to work out as long as the prayer is one of those "let's all be safe. . .treat each other well. . .bless the food" prayers which most religions wouldn't have any problem with.

But, I'd...
Forum: USA Politics 28th June 2022, 05:35 AM
Replies: 335
Views: 30,875
Posted By arayder
Watching the film I was looking for a "kick sign"...

Watching the film I was looking for a "kick sign" to be on Rudy's back when the guy's hand moved away.
Forum: USA Politics 28th June 2022, 05:22 AM
Replies: 403
Views: 8,365
Posted By arayder
To me "originalism" and the intent of the Framers...

To me "originalism" and the intent of the Framers is useful when we want to understand what the words and phrases of the Constitution mean and were intended to mean. That's why so many scholars pour...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 25th June 2022, 04:06 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,579
Posted By arayder
A more believable CT in this vein would be that a...

A more believable CT in this vein would be that a president suffering lost capacity is being manipulated by a controlling chief of staff and the First Lady.
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 24th June 2022, 08:44 AM
Replies: 506
Views: 53,640
Posted By arayder
Is Bobby looking for new clients?

After a couple of bad years which included a drunken interview with Beth Martens, the failed Artist Valley scam, the courtroom drubbing of a couple of his Bathurst clients, the revelation of his...
Forum: USA Politics 20th June 2022, 06:00 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,458
Posted By arayder
My take on this is that Texas politics requires...

My take on this is that Texas politics requires that legislators and politicians talk all rebellious and propose things they know aren't going anywhere.

A few years ago a Texas politician...
Forum: USA Politics 20th June 2022, 07:33 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,112
Posted By arayder
During the potato famine many Irish who emigrated...

During the potato famine many Irish who emigrated to the U.S. showed up at our shores disease ridden, often a result of years of malnourishment. The circumstances encouraged, among the bigoted, a...
Forum: USA Politics 20th June 2022, 06:02 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,112
Posted By arayder
Sometimes the phony victimhood drips off what...

Sometimes the phony victimhood drips off what people say. . .

"How come the blacks get a history month and the rest of us don't?"

"The girls get Title IX, but we don't get squat."

"My mamma...
Forum: USA Politics 19th June 2022, 05:14 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,112
Posted By arayder
. . .And armed convenience store robbers in...

. . .And armed convenience store robbers in California often don't follow the state's laws regarding magazine capacity.

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Dope Clock II: It's been 370 days since Bobby Menard...
Forum: USA Politics 17th June 2022, 07:21 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,154
Posted By arayder
It's almost like he's compelled to say and do...

It's almost like he's compelled to say and do crazy things. I was surprised how little he relied on the traditional supports a President usually draws on . . .like cabinet members, his chief of...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 17th June 2022, 06:26 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 1,917
Posted By arayder
Along the way Trump seems to have run up against...

Along the way Trump seems to have run up against just enough people with integrity and guts that he wasn't able to pull it off. . .this time

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Dope Clock II: It's been 368 days since...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 17th June 2022, 05:54 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 1,917
Posted By arayder
It was right out of the Reichstag fire page of...

It was right out of the Reichstag fire page of Hitler's playbook.

I am a little surprised that they weren't stupid enough to go ahead and blame it on Antifa/BLM anyway and call out the troops.
...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 17th June 2022, 05:21 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 1,917
Posted By arayder
If my memory serves one of the stories out of the...

If my memory serves one of the stories out of the Trump camp in the minutes and hours after the capital was stormed was that Antifa and BLM were behind the insurrection. It seems like the stories...
Forum: USA Politics 16th June 2022, 05:21 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 2,286
Posted By arayder
We'd all be better off if we left the...

We'd all be better off if we left the "I'm-backing-my-man-to-the-end" party loyalty to the politicians, party aligned elected representatives and politically appointed officials who feel the need to...
Forum: USA Politics 16th June 2022, 04:51 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,154
Posted By arayder
It was not was not strictly an on the job thing,...

It was not was not strictly an on the job thing, but Trump's 2020 campaign was a wreck, IMHO.

He railed against mail in ballots instead of competing for them by encouraging Republicans to mail in...
Forum: USA Politics 16th June 2022, 04:16 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 2,286
Posted By arayder
Republicans decline to participate. Warp declines...

Republicans decline to participate. Warp declines to participate. Irony noted.

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Dope Clock II: It's been 367 days since Bobby Menard announced plans to create "Artists Valley". So...
Forum: USA Politics 15th June 2022, 01:09 PM
Replies: 1,761
Views: 122,569
Posted By arayder
Wait here's a trap for Trump. The guy can't...

Wait here's a trap for Trump.

The guy can't help but call up state officials and tell them to alter election results. He doesn't seem to know or care that the person he is calling might have some...
Forum: USA Politics 15th June 2022, 12:47 PM
Replies: 1,761
Views: 122,569
Posted By arayder
It worth noting that the guy who helped railroad...

It worth noting that the guy who helped railroad the Central Park 5 thinks he's supposed to be above the law.

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Dope Clock II: It's been 366 days since Bobby Menard announced plans...
Forum: USA Politics 15th June 2022, 12:38 PM
Replies: 1,761
Views: 122,569
Posted By arayder
Not a rant, but I ask what would Trump have to do...

Not a rant, but I ask what would Trump have to do to get in trouble with the courts and/or the general public (I'm not talking about the die hard Trumpies). We can't say there isn't anything since...
Forum: USA Politics 15th June 2022, 10:22 AM
Replies: 1,761
Views: 122,569
Posted By arayder
A thoughtful post, Paul2. Here's another...

A thoughtful post, Paul2.

Here's another possibility for the "in between time". . . .a boat load of Trump associates get time in the crowbar hotel and along the way he gets listed as an...
Forum: USA Politics 15th June 2022, 05:11 AM
Replies: 1,761
Views: 122,569
Posted By arayder
To further discussion: What about charges in...

To further discussion:

What about charges in a state court, like Georgia, over attempts to bully the AG into giving him votes?

Or charges of fraud (in NY?) regarding his election defense fund? ...
Forum: USA Politics 15th June 2022, 04:16 AM
Replies: 1,761
Views: 122,569
Posted By arayder
Will Trump be charged?

The question for discussion is whether former President Trump will be, or should be charged with a crime.

Here's some food for thought:
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Forum: USA Politics 14th June 2022, 02:30 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 2,286
Posted By arayder
What's non-partisan about reaction to traitor...

What's non-partisan about reaction to traitor Trump's turn coat tricks is that Americans of all parties and political affiliations are shocked, enraged and embarrassed!


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Dope...
Forum: USA Politics 14th June 2022, 01:30 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 2,286
Posted By arayder
Not only that but the fat bastard conned a bunch...

Not only that but the fat bastard conned a bunch of his supporters into giving him $250 million for an election defense fund that didn't exist.

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Dope Clock II: It's been 365 days...
Forum: USA Politics 14th June 2022, 01:20 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 2,286
Posted By arayder
It's really simple. Donald Trump ignored his...

It's really simple.

Donald Trump ignored his oath of office

He openly worked to subvert our democracy.

He is a traitor to his country.

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Dope Clock II: It's been 365 days...
Forum: USA Politics 14th June 2022, 01:10 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 6,991
Posted By arayder
This Abbott don't-wanna-edumacate-the-wetbacks...

This Abbott don't-wanna-edumacate-the-wetbacks thing strikes me as part of pattern of petty, hateful, bigoted, narrow minded and frankly un-Christian policies he and his posse have proposed and...
Forum: USA Politics 14th June 2022, 12:46 PM
Replies: 3,068
Views: 161,064
Posted By arayder
I have to wonder if there was not, as we might...

I have to wonder if there was not, as we might expect, differing levels of willingness to go along with the crazy in the Trump administration.

Some folks would be more tolerant and some folks...
Forum: USA Politics 14th June 2022, 11:06 AM
Replies: 3,068
Views: 161,064
Posted By arayder
The Whigs lost at the polls too, which sustains...

The Whigs lost at the polls too, which sustains your point.

If I was running the Republican playbook I'd prescribe. . .support gun rights, oppose abortion, be "moderate" on the rights of people of...
Forum: USA Politics 14th June 2022, 10:48 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 2,286
Posted By arayder
Right, one can't ignore the former members of the...

Right, one can't ignore the former members of the Trump administration, all Republicans, testifying about just how bat shirt crazy the White House and the Oval Office had become.

I think they are...
Forum: USA Politics 14th June 2022, 10:40 AM
Replies: 3,068
Views: 161,064
Posted By arayder
It was the difference of opinion on the wedge...

It was the difference of opinion on the wedge issue of slavery that broke up the Whigs.

What is the wedge issue that's going to split the Republicans? Abortion, guns, race? I think they are all...
Forum: USA Politics 14th June 2022, 08:44 AM
Replies: 3,068
Views: 161,064
Posted By arayder
It's worth noting that the impending impeachment...

It's worth noting that the impending impeachment and his subsequent resignation really hurt Nixon emotionally.

This stuff seems to bounce off Trump like spit balls.

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Dope Clock...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 14th June 2022, 08:28 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,662
Posted By arayder
Yeah, but. . . .

Conspiracy theories are often thought by their proponents to be valid as long as they can ask "yeah, but" questions about the theory.

The unanswered question is seen as a window into a detail, a...
Forum: USA Politics 14th June 2022, 08:03 AM
Replies: 3,068
Views: 161,064
Posted By arayder
At the time I thought Nixon, whose guts I hated,...

At the time I thought Nixon, whose guts I hated, had suffered enough and that dragging an ex-president through the courts might make it possible for a future government to do the same to an...
Forum: USA Politics 14th June 2022, 07:57 AM
Replies: 3,068
Views: 161,064
Posted By arayder
Anybody who recalls the GOP jump from Goldwater...

Anybody who recalls the GOP jump from Goldwater in 1964 to Nixonin 1968 can see how quickly a party can change direction, capture the middle. At the time many doubted the sincerity of Nixon's more...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 13th June 2022, 06:55 AM
Replies: 506
Views: 53,640
Posted By arayder
Readers may be wondering what Freemen method...

Readers may be wondering what Freemen method Menard claims to have used to get all this student debt dismissed.

After a little searching I found one Bobby follower, Belinda Lydia Saulnier, who...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 9th June 2022, 09:41 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,151
Posted By arayder
Maybe Trump wanted to take a hurricane gun to the...

Maybe Trump wanted to take a hurricane gun to the NRA convention or the Shot Show?

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Dope Clock II: It's been 360 days since Bobby Menard announced plans to create "Artists Valley"....
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