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Forum: USA Politics Today, 12:44 PM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By eerok
I don't even have a truck, and I remember when...

I don't even have a truck, and I remember when displaying a flag didn't mean you wanted to burn the country down. I must be old.
Forum: USA Politics Today, 07:49 AM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By eerok
I don't see them where I live in Canada. There...

I don't see them where I live in Canada. There are lots of idiots here of course, but I guess they keep their heads down.
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories Yesterday, 12:13 PM
Replies: 429
Views: 47,692
Posted By eerok
Are there more of them up there? I don't know if...

Are there more of them up there? I don't know if crazy people clump together like kitty litter, but it's a theory.
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 08:46 AM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By eerok
If they burn the documents a bit first, Trump...

If they burn the documents a bit first, Trump will lick it off.
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories Yesterday, 08:45 AM
Replies: 429
Views: 47,692
Posted By eerok
Let's arrest the police. What could go wrong? ...

Let's arrest the police. What could go wrong?

After hours of stand off, the Canadian Qanon cult’s attempt to do a citizens arrest of the police for “Covid crimes” ends predictably....
Forum: USA Politics 12th August 2022, 05:29 PM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By eerok
He doesn't look so invulnerable at the moment.

He doesn't look so invulnerable at the moment.
Forum: USA Politics 12th August 2022, 03:45 AM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By eerok
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Forum: USA Politics 12th August 2022, 03:23 AM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By eerok
He's crazy, belligerent, and selfish. If he sees...

He's crazy, belligerent, and selfish. If he sees any value in these documents, he'll keep them, and damn everyone else.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 11th August 2022, 09:10 AM
Replies: 3,114
Views: 102,123
Posted By eerok
Realistically, Russa's nuclear threat is against...

Realistically, Russa's nuclear threat is against NATO, not Ukraine, though they stand to gain nothing by nuking either.

Anyway, it's a poor bet that the West would wander off whistling with its...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 11th August 2022, 08:49 AM
Replies: 3,114
Views: 102,123
Posted By eerok
It doesn't matter what they think. The nature of...

It doesn't matter what they think. The nature of MAD is that they can't throw nukes without destroying themselves, and that's the only threat they have.
Forum: USA Politics 11th August 2022, 08:40 AM
Replies: 966
Views: 49,321
Posted By eerok
IMO Trumpers are 80% hot air and 20% untreated...

IMO Trumpers are 80% hot air and 20% untreated mental illness. That doesn't mean there won't be violence, but I wouldn't expect a revolution.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 10th August 2022, 05:43 PM
Replies: 3,114
Views: 102,123
Posted By eerok
Putin's Russia: making history like there's no...

Putin's Russia: making history like there's no tomorrow.
Forum: USA Politics 10th August 2022, 05:36 PM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By eerok
It does seem bizarre for him to keep the...

It does seem bizarre for him to keep the documents despite having been warned repeatedly about them, but I think it's his ego: he thinks no one has the authority to tell him what to do, because he's...
Forum: USA Politics 10th August 2022, 03:43 PM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By eerok
My theory is that Trump supporters don't have...

My theory is that Trump supporters don't have good ideas.
Forum: USA Politics 10th August 2022, 08:43 AM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By eerok
You almost had me for a second.

You almost had me for a second.
Forum: USA Politics 10th August 2022, 04:13 AM
Replies: 1,837
Views: 94,210
Posted By eerok
The floodgates open further. After Losing in...

The floodgates open further.

After Losing in Court, Donald Trump’s 2016 Campaign Abandons Confidentiality Provisions That Silenced Workers...
Forum: USA Politics 9th August 2022, 05:19 PM
Replies: 1,036
Views: 23,770
Posted By eerok
For those with a strong stomach. Checking in...

For those with a strong stomach.

Checking in on QAnon after the FBI raid on Mar a Lago...
Forum: USA Politics 9th August 2022, 03:28 PM
Replies: 1,837
Views: 94,210
Posted By eerok
This just isn't Trump's day. Appeals court...

This just isn't Trump's day.

Appeals court says House can obtain Trump's taxes from the IRS (https://www.cnn.com/2022/08/09/politics/appeals-court-house-trump-taxes-opinion/index.html) (cnn.com)
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 9th August 2022, 10:29 AM
Replies: 3,114
Views: 102,123
Posted By eerok
They don't want Ukraine to appear strong. They'd...

They don't want Ukraine to appear strong. They'd rather offer their butt like a beaten dog.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 9th August 2022, 10:20 AM
Replies: 3,114
Views: 102,123
Posted By eerok
Not to mention that no one who was killed in this...

Not to mention that no one who was killed in this nonevent was really there, so there's no reason to pay the blood price.

I think I'm getting the hang of this Russian propaganda thing.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 9th August 2022, 08:58 AM
Replies: 3,114
Views: 102,123
Posted By eerok
Rude awakening for Russian tourists in Crimea. ...

Rude awakening for Russian tourists in Crimea.

Tourists and locals flee en masse from Novofedorovka - traffic jams on the roads...
Forum: USA Politics 8th August 2022, 04:14 PM
Replies: 896
Views: 34,170
Posted By eerok
That's awesome.

That's awesome.
Forum: USA Politics 8th August 2022, 02:03 PM
Replies: 1,837
Views: 94,210
Posted By eerok
I don't know how much more background on Trump's...

I don't know how much more background on Trump's presidency I can stand.

'That's what dictators do': Book claims Trump fumed over how his generals weren't like Hitler's...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 8th August 2022, 11:33 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,724
Posted By eerok
He still makes me go "ick".

He still makes me go "ick".
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 8th August 2022, 07:55 AM
Replies: 3,114
Views: 102,123
Posted By eerok
I'm more skeptical that Ukraine would bomb their...

I'm more skeptical that Ukraine would bomb their own nuclear power plant on their own turf. It is their turf, regardless of whether Russia is squatting on it right now, and Ukraine would literally...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 8th August 2022, 04:18 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 7,125
Posted By eerok
Russia prepares to take another "vote" for...

Russia prepares to take another "vote" for annexation.



https://www.understandingwar.org/backgrounder/russian-offensive-campaign-assessment-august-7

Yeah, feel the love as Russia "liberates"...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 7th August 2022, 12:41 PM
Replies: 1,117
Views: 189,298
Posted By eerok
I think some of them are just gaslighted by the...

I think some of them are just gaslighted by the social and political aspects of nutbar culture. I'm not willing to suggest that they're all crazy, but they still make me sad.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 7th August 2022, 08:38 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 7,125
Posted By eerok
For Michel H's benefit, here's an example of how...

For Michel H's benefit, here's an example of how much Ukrainians are eager to become Russian:



https://www.understandingwar.org/backgrounder/russian-offensive-campaign-assessment-august-6
...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 7th August 2022, 07:10 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,724
Posted By eerok
I did the same, but not for long. Once the...

I did the same, but not for long. Once the novelty of a train wreck wears off, it's just twisted wreckage.
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 7th August 2022, 07:04 AM
Replies: 1,246
Views: 14,419
Posted By eerok
That seems to summarize your claims well enough. ...

That seems to summarize your claims well enough.

I see a lot of assumptions and wild conclusions based purely on your desire to find what you're looking for. It's not up to us to defend against...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 7th August 2022, 06:53 AM
Replies: 1,117
Views: 189,298
Posted By eerok
That's almost a given for anyone who takes Jones...

That's almost a given for anyone who takes Jones seriously.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 7th August 2022, 04:58 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 7,125
Posted By eerok
I've been waiting for Transnitra to finally shed...

I've been waiting for Transnitra to finally shed its invaders, which will be a sure sign that Russia has lost its power to be a complete jackass in the region.
Forum: USA Politics 5th August 2022, 03:51 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,099
Posted By eerok
I don't mean why are they allowed to speak, I...

I don't mean why are they allowed to speak, I mean why do they have people listening to them as if their blather is relevant.

It was a rhetorical question. We all know some people are suckers for...
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 5th August 2022, 08:33 AM
Replies: 1,117
Views: 189,298
Posted By eerok
The fallout from Jones' lawyers' incompetence...

The fallout from Jones' lawyers' incompetence continues.

Connecticut Judge Orders Alex Jones’ Attorneys to Explain Why They Shouldn’t Be Punished for the ‘Purported Release of Medical Records’ of...
Forum: USA Politics 5th August 2022, 06:47 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,099
Posted By eerok
When kooks won't kook nice. Hate preacher...

When kooks won't kook nice.

Hate preacher says he wouldn’t vote for Marjorie Taylor Greene because she’s a woman...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 4th August 2022, 01:02 PM
Replies: 3,114
Views: 102,123
Posted By eerok
As it happens, I suggested no such thing.

As it happens, I suggested no such thing.
Forum: Conspiracies and Conspiracy Theories 4th August 2022, 10:13 AM
Replies: 1,117
Views: 189,298
Posted By eerok
I watched that live stream and I remember the...

I watched that live stream and I remember the judge saying (paraphrase) "Now that they know that material exists, they're going to get it one way or another." Ie, whether it's handed over to the...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 4th August 2022, 09:06 AM
Replies: 3,114
Views: 102,123
Posted By eerok
I disagree with rewarding any criminal action...

I disagree with rewarding any criminal action committed by Russia. The fight will end when justice is served. Russia needs to be brought before an international court, and held to account for its...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 4th August 2022, 05:51 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 7,125
Posted By eerok
As long as Russia works to bully, invade, murder,...

As long as Russia works to bully, invade, murder, rape, and destroy the sovereign nations around it, the West will work to stop them. If you have a problem with that, it's your problem.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 4th August 2022, 03:00 AM
Replies: 3,114
Views: 102,123
Posted By eerok
Training 10K troops a month sounds good if a...

Training 10K troops a month sounds good if a month is enough.

Canada to join British-led mission to train Ukrainian recruits...
Forum: USA Politics 3rd August 2022, 02:30 PM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,497
Posted By eerok
There's always macOS, Linux, and the BSDs... ...

There's always macOS, Linux, and the BSDs...

Microsoft’s $3M anti-abortion donations under fire from activists, shareholders...
Forum: USA Politics 3rd August 2022, 11:29 AM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,497
Posted By eerok
This is a little different. Faith-based...

This is a little different.

Faith-based groups sue to overturn Florida's 15-week abortion ban (https://www.politico.com/news/2022/08/02/florida-15-week-abortion-ban-faith-groups-00049241)...
Forum: USA Politics 3rd August 2022, 07:08 AM
Replies: 1,837
Views: 94,210
Posted By eerok
Though Trump is a RINO, and here we are. ...

Though Trump is a RINO, and here we are.

Being a Republican doesn't mean much of anything anymore beyond an obnoxious knee-jerk denial of reality.
Forum: USA Politics 3rd August 2022, 07:04 AM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,497
Posted By eerok
There's been a lot of legal flip-flopping in MI...

There's been a lot of legal flip-flopping in MI lately.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 2nd August 2022, 04:01 PM
Replies: 3,114
Views: 102,123
Posted By eerok
Apparently there are other broken promises: ...

Apparently there are other broken promises:



https://www.understandingwar.org/backgrounder/russian-offensive-campaign-assessment-august-1
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 2nd August 2022, 02:15 AM
Replies: 3,114
Views: 102,123
Posted By eerok
Seems like whackamole to me. Russia diverts...

Seems like whackamole to me. Russia diverts their eastern forces to Kherson, and Ukraine will start clobbering Donetsk or push from Kharkiv. At least Russia has realized what's strategically...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 1st August 2022, 04:13 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 7,125
Posted By eerok
The polls were different before Russia invaded...

The polls were different before Russia invaded Crimea and terrorized Ukrainians. In any case, Ukraine's internal matters are not the legitimate concern of Russia, whose aggression against a...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 1st August 2022, 03:44 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 7,125
Posted By eerok
These were fraudulent, and their occupation of...

These were fraudulent, and their occupation of Crimea and Donbas is illegal.



Then you're not paying attention. They're actively trying to erase Ukraine as a nation and a culture, and...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 30th July 2022, 07:29 AM
Replies: 3,114
Views: 102,123
Posted By eerok
Still just pointing the boom end in the right...

Still just pointing the boom end in the right direction and firing a lot.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 30th July 2022, 04:15 AM
Replies: 3,114
Views: 102,123
Posted By eerok
Lobbing missiles into populated areas will kill...

Lobbing missiles into populated areas will kill people. This doesn't show competence beyond pointing the boom end in the right direction.
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