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Forum: USA Politics Today, 08:24 AM
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Posted By Thermal
Well that will certainly get you on The List.

Well that will certainly get you on The List.
Forum: USA Politics Today, 08:19 AM
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Views: 23,770
Posted By Thermal
This is highly disturbing. Nitwits sans frontiers.

This is highly disturbing. Nitwits sans frontiers.
Forum: Trials and Errors Today, 08:06 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 453
Posted By Thermal
"Many a poster" has said no such thing. A couple...

"Many a poster" has said no such thing. A couple are questioning the Pregnancy quote, as it is the point of the OP question and doesn't seem to have actually...you know...been said.
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 04:55 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,888
Posted By Thermal
People are saying he recently escaped from a...

People are saying he recently escaped from a woodpile.
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 04:50 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 1,360
Posted By Thermal
He should be. He won't be.

He should be. He won't be.
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 03:24 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,888
Posted By Thermal
This can't be right. It says he raised a gun...

This can't be right. It says he raised a gun first, then police shot. That's not how it works, is it? Hold on, let me grab a paper bag...
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 02:26 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,888
Posted By Thermal
Just some Yahoo I saw on my home page a little...

Just some Yahoo I saw on my home page a little while ago. He drove his car into a DC barricade, and it caught fire. He got out of the car, fired a few shots in the air, then turned gun on himself....
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 12:23 PM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By Thermal
-said every thief ever.

-said every thief ever.
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 12:17 PM
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Views: 23,770
Posted By Thermal
Pretty sure it would get the Limbo treatment...

Pretty sure it would get the Limbo treatment pending review and redaction, not be fully declassified. Assuming sanity from all involved, of course.
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 12:13 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,888
Posted By Thermal
Guy who rammed his car through the barricade,...

Guy who rammed his car through the barricade, then shot himself? These knuckleheads should be a little more considerate of the cleanup crews working weekend overtime. Mon-Thurs only for theatrical...
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 11:43 AM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By Thermal
Doesn't matter what he says he did. He didn't...

Doesn't matter what he says he did. He didn't follow through with procedure, so at best the docs could be treated as being in limbo, or otherwise in the works. At worst, the docs were stolen. Let's...
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 10:43 AM
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Views: 23,770
Posted By Thermal
I may have misunderstood. 30 million docs is more...

I may have misunderstood. 30 million docs is more than a few boxes in the basement, but my understanding was that President Obama declassified the slew on the way out the door, then had them directed...
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 09:51 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,888
Posted By Thermal
I've seen those things. If they work at all,...

I've seen those things. If they work at all, you'd be getting hit in the face with broken glass and a force of water that seems sufficient to knock you out, or at least knock the air out of your...
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 09:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 567
Posted By Thermal
Nope. President Biden does not want chaos any...

Nope. President Biden does not want chaos any more than any other Cheif Executive in power.Trump will get a stern finger wag, then off to the golf course with him. After he suffers his humiliating...
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 09:39 AM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By Thermal
Ask President Obama how he did the same. I'd take...

Ask President Obama how he did the same. I'd take him at his word.
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 09:38 AM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By Thermal
A sitting President often...you know...sees...

A sitting President often...you know...sees and/or signs a lot of those docs, so he basically is aware of the contents of a heap of classified information. Not so much for you or I, who would only...
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 09:26 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,888
Posted By Thermal
Right, but what I mean is he was quite literally...

Right, but what I mean is he was quite literally hanging his life on an internet rumor. Coupled with no apparent plan and not much ammo in the face of a building full of highly trained and armed...
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 09:23 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,888
Posted By Thermal
Most only fire .22 short blanks (Remington and...

Most only fire .22 short blanks (Remington and Hilti are big names), so not a lot of power there either, and exponentially less when not in contact with the surface being nailed into, much like a...
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 08:57 AM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By Thermal
Agreed, all of which is why I proposed that it is...

Agreed, all of which is why I proposed that it is arguable and not a slam dunk.

I would assume that the docs would be considered "in the process" of being declassified. It would be a tough sell...
Forum: USA Politics 13th August 2022, 08:43 PM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By Thermal
He wouldn't have made it past cleaning the...

He wouldn't have made it past cleaning the outhouse.

"Why doest this dunce of poor breeding keep insinuating himself among us? Hey Paine, did you bring this riff raff in here?"
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 13th August 2022, 08:23 PM
Replies: 1,246
Views: 14,419
Posted By Thermal
Thanks for clarifying. In the new vid and pics, I...

Thanks for clarifying. In the new vid and pics, I didn't know which house was yours and it seemed like it might be a new light/reflective source close by and up high
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 13th August 2022, 08:03 PM
Replies: 1,246
Views: 14,419
Posted By Thermal
Is that a streetlamp I see up there above the...

Is that a streetlamp I see up there above the treetops line?
Forum: USA Politics 13th August 2022, 06:02 PM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By Thermal
Its still live in the sense that he could be...

Its still live in the sense that he could be subject to further charges. While not cited in the warrant, evidence of other crime "out in the open" is fair game to expand charges.

Plus it's...
Forum: USA Politics 13th August 2022, 05:54 PM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By Thermal
That's the hitch, maybe. Technically...

That's the hitch, maybe. Technically declassified, but not formally declassified. It may be tested in the courts to determine the force of the incomplete classification.
Forum: USA Politics 13th August 2022, 05:30 PM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By Thermal
I think the idea is that Trump will claim he...

I think the idea is that Trump will claim he declassified them while still in office, on the way out.
Forum: USA Politics 13th August 2022, 05:21 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,888
Posted By Thermal
It has a safety which is depressed against the...

It has a safety which is depressed against the wood you are shooting into to insure that it doesn't fire into the clear blue.

This safety is easily pulled back with one hand, then you pull the...
Forum: USA Politics 13th August 2022, 05:07 PM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By Thermal
Mr Coward may have a point, if arguable. The...

Mr Coward may have a point, if arguable. The Atlantic and others seem to rely on Presidents HW Bush and President Obama formalizing permission for a sitting President to circumvent the normal written...
Forum: USA Politics 13th August 2022, 04:56 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,888
Posted By Thermal
As a veteran of many a jobsite nail gun fight:...

As a veteran of many a jobsite nail gun fight: they do smart a bit at close-ish range. A 3 1/4" framing nail, usually fired from an air compressor set at 90-100psi, will give you a nasty scratch at...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 13th August 2022, 12:56 PM
Replies: 1,246
Views: 14,419
Posted By Thermal
Dunno, hommes. My crap phone came up roses. ...

Dunno, hommes. My crap phone came up roses.

Eta: it even caught my saying "text to type" instead of "talk to text" or whatever the **** they call this. I said the words "period" and "comma", but...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 13th August 2022, 12:55 PM
Replies: 1,246
Views: 14,419
Posted By Thermal
I am responding with my phone's text to type...

I am responding with my phone's text to type feature. Let me see how it does. I have used this feature maybe twice in my life, and this is older Android phone.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 13th August 2022, 12:46 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,070
Posted By Thermal
The pics don't seem to show a foundation where...

The pics don't seem to show a foundation where the house had a crawlspace or basement where gas could have built up unnoticed by occupants. If it was a slab on grade home, the gas lines would likely...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 13th August 2022, 11:28 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,070
Posted By Thermal
Can't help but notice some inexplicable lights in...

Can't help but notice some inexplicable lights in your avatar there...."Steve"...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 13th August 2022, 11:10 AM
Replies: 1,246
Views: 14,419
Posted By Thermal
Ya, it's a couple dozen pages of repeating the...

Ya, it's a couple dozen pages of repeating the same obvious flubs, that you keep handwaving away.



Again, no significant proof. You are jumping to conclusions based on mild anomalies.

Your...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 13th August 2022, 09:41 AM
Replies: 1,246
Views: 14,419
Posted By Thermal
Except that aliens aren't known to exist. Bit of...

Except that aliens aren't known to exist. Bit of a monkey wrench in the works, that.

If I have this right: aliens travelled the cosmos to knock out your local power and check out your front yard?...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 13th August 2022, 09:34 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,070
Posted By Thermal
So this is interesting. Five years ago, in this...

So this is interesting. Five years ago, in this same area, another house blew up and was leveled. The occupant was being evicted that same week, and investigators determined it was not caused be a...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 11th August 2022, 09:24 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 5,842
Posted By Thermal
banquetbear. when you troll this blatantly... ...

banquetbear. when you troll this blatantly...



...you really shouldn't expect responses.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 11th August 2022, 08:56 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 5,842
Posted By Thermal
Great. So the question is, if your daughter was...

Great. So the question is, if your daughter was asking for advice on finding a job to make some bill-paying cash, would you suggest prostitution? You present it here as a great way to make stellar...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 11th August 2022, 07:24 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 591
Posted By Thermal
Ok, I got you. You're saying that the second...

Ok, I got you. You're saying that the second group might perform just as well as the top scorers in the real world? I'll buy that. But that's also why a student's extra cirriculars are taken into...
Forum: USA Politics 11th August 2022, 06:50 PM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By Thermal
He turned a pack of rabid dogs loose on the...

He turned a pack of rabid dogs loose on the Capitol during an Election certification and is apparently sauntering away. Do we really think that not turning in his papers on time is going to be the...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 11th August 2022, 06:46 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,070
Posted By Thermal
I don't recall saying anything about being...

I don't recall saying anything about being targeted by anyone. You feeling ok?

Houses don't generally explode. The safety features tend to be very prohibitive of exploding. You might notice that...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 11th August 2022, 06:23 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,070
Posted By Thermal
Abandoned houses almost always have utilities...

Abandoned houses almost always have utilities shut off, with no one paying the bill. Although we play a game on construction sites, theorizing how to make equipment catastrophicly malfunction in case...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 11th August 2022, 06:14 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,070
Posted By Thermal
In the States, the pungent smell is also added....

In the States, the pungent smell is also added. The gas provider has a hotline where they come a-runnin' if you report a gas smell.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 11th August 2022, 06:10 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,070
Posted By Thermal
You don't consider white supremacists terrorists?...

You don't consider white supremacists terrorists? Rabid Trump supporters? They are not excluded from Indiana for whatever reasons you might think.

Split ticket for meth lab or bomb made worse by...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 11th August 2022, 05:51 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 591
Posted By Thermal
Academic performance is a solid barometer. For...

Academic performance is a solid barometer. For every kid with good scores who tanks in college, there are dozens for whom it was a great indicator.

Same with athletes. Most perform exactly as...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 11th August 2022, 05:46 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,070
Posted By Thermal
The betting window is open. Long shot for natural...

The betting window is open. Long shot for natural gas/propane explosion, and giving odds on terrorist incendiary devices versus meth lab.
Forum: USA Politics 11th August 2022, 04:37 PM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By Thermal
Its a "1488" written in soap on the outside of...

Its a "1488" written in soap on the outside of the window (the fouteen words, and 88= HH, heil Hitler) No idea on the other shirt.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 11th August 2022, 03:19 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 5,842
Posted By Thermal
Sorry man, forgot to respond to this: ...

Sorry man, forgot to respond to this:



The question was framed as a daughter trying unsuccessfully to find good work. You really wouldn't offer any suggestions at all to help her, adult or no?...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 11th August 2022, 02:33 PM
Replies: 1,246
Views: 14,419
Posted By Thermal
Please excuse me, I nodded off at some point and...

Please excuse me, I nodded off at some point and this may already have been covered:

cjdelphi: how did you discover this footage? Are you in the habit of scouring hours of your personal home...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 11th August 2022, 12:35 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 5,842
Posted By Thermal
It would probably help to know a little more...

It would probably help to know a little more about the client side of the prostitution gig to determine if it a societal net plus or minus. So far, we have The Atheist's anecdotal report that most...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 11th August 2022, 09:08 AM
Replies: 245
Views: 5,842
Posted By Thermal
Right, but you also put that activity out of the...

Right, but you also put that activity out of the reach of the law abiding. My child might want to experiment with meth, but is not willing to risk jail time. Same with prostitution. A guy might...
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