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Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 07:32 AM
Replies: 966
Views: 21,405
Posted By Tero
Unless Trump loudly announced, with a witness,...

Unless Trump loudly announced, with a witness, all the boxes going to his U-haul (did Trump Jr drive?) then they were not declassified while he was president.
Forum: USA Politics 13th August 2022, 05:24 PM
Replies: 966
Views: 21,405
Posted By Tero
The things were boxed up according to Trump...

The things were boxed up according to Trump instructions and sent to his house. He was moving out. He was not doing anything official, like declassifying, at that time. Not inventory was made. They...
Forum: USA Politics 7th August 2022, 06:42 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,037
Posted By Tero
They don't "pay" for all of those. If your job...

They don't "pay" for all of those. If your job was in a different country that provides those benefits, your pay would be higher.

Social Security is 12.4%. If you have an employer, you pay about...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 6th August 2022, 03:35 AM
Replies: 566
Views: 28,553
Posted By Tero
Turkey parliament will take up NATO thing at the...

Turkey parliament will take up NATO thing at the earliest in October.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 5th August 2022, 01:21 PM
Replies: 566
Views: 28,553
Posted By Tero
(Same in US-UK source:...

(Same in US-UK source: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/aug/05/putin-erdogan-meet-secretive-talks-sochi-russia-turkey-ukraine)
Erdogan met Putin. HS makes no mention of NATO, and Ukraine only...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 3rd August 2022, 06:15 PM
Replies: 566
Views: 28,553
Posted By Tero
Us Senate 95-1. Rand Paul abstained. Josh Hawley...

Us Senate 95-1. Rand Paul abstained. Josh Hawley the lone vote against Finland-Sweden.
Forum: USA Politics 3rd August 2022, 04:02 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,037
Posted By Tero
Natural gas, a borderline energy source as far as...

Natural gas, a borderline energy source as far as emissions go (less than from coal) supported by Manchin and probably by Biden.
...
Forum: USA Politics 3rd August 2022, 03:52 AM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,394
Posted By Tero
Why don't we have the US write our constitution...

Why don't we have the US write our constitution the same way? By referendum in national elections. :)
Forum: USA Politics 28th July 2022, 05:13 AM
Replies: 740
Views: 29,490
Posted By Tero
Independent Legislatures thingie is a judicial...

Independent Legislatures thingie is a judicial fart. LOL
Forum: USA Politics 27th July 2022, 12:24 PM
Replies: 1,837
Views: 94,026
Posted By Tero
Lauren Boebert will be 38 in 2024. Just saying. ...

Lauren Boebert will be 38 in 2024. Just saying.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lauren_Boebert
Forum: USA Politics 26th July 2022, 04:48 AM
Replies: 1,837
Views: 94,026
Posted By Tero
I had figured Trump would make a little bump in...

I had figured Trump would make a little bump in the 2022 election, though he is seemingly just a minor (but appreaciated) figure in the Republican rallies. They are all still MAGA rallies. Now the...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 25th July 2022, 07:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 610
Posted By Tero
Throwing all that out does not exclude the...

Throwing all that out does not exclude the amyloid plaques as part of the disease.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amyloid_plaques

Their formation still needs to be studied, as well as...
Forum: USA Politics 23rd July 2022, 03:39 AM
Replies: 186
Views: 12,490
Posted By Tero
Hunter Biden investigation developments 'don't...

Hunter Biden investigation developments 'don't add up', former federal prosecutor says
https://www.foxnews.com/media/hunter-biden-investigation-developments-dont-add-up-former-federal-prosecutor
Forum: USA Politics 22nd July 2022, 03:31 PM
Replies: 1,837
Views: 94,026
Posted By Tero
Trump was freaking out on Truth social. The post...

Trump was freaking out on Truth social. The post I saw he was mansplaining Capitol security and blaming Pelosi.
Forum: USA Politics 20th July 2022, 12:48 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,037
Posted By Tero
Well, he is more Democrat than Trump or...

Well, he is more Democrat than Trump or McConnell. That's about it.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 20th July 2022, 08:02 AM
Replies: 3,101
Views: 101,361
Posted By Tero
Putin was limping on arrival to meet Erdogan....

Putin was limping on arrival to meet Erdogan. Sciatica?
Forum: USA Politics 20th July 2022, 06:16 AM
Replies: 895
Views: 33,953
Posted By Tero
Congress is not there to prosecute crimes. The...

Congress is not there to prosecute crimes. The committee is looking at what happened so that future insurrections and presidents can be contained. Laws to prevent this need this background.
Forum: USA Politics 20th July 2022, 04:09 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,363
Posted By Tero
Isn't he more into the electric cars? The ones...

Isn't he more into the electric cars? The ones that go 200 miles and need to be towed the rest of the way.
Forum: USA Politics 20th July 2022, 03:39 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,363
Posted By Tero
Woke, CRT, gender, opposing all other liberal...

Woke, CRT, gender, opposing all other liberal ideas about private matters becoming a central part of DeSantis campaign....
Forum: USA Politics 19th July 2022, 06:57 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,363
Posted By Tero
I didn't pay much attention to Carter as I did...

I didn't pay much attention to Carter as I did not get to vote. I was still a green card alien. I didn't vote for president till 4 years later. I may have elected 2 years after for Congress. I voted...
Forum: USA Politics 19th July 2022, 05:15 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,363
Posted By Tero
Oh yeah, he is not brilliant. Every democrat will...

Oh yeah, he is not brilliant. Every democrat will go down with the usual (gas prices, inflation) and every Republican from now on will be a one term president. Trumpism does not create presidencies...
Forum: USA Politics 19th July 2022, 11:52 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,363
Posted By Tero
DeSantis is raising money. The TV ads work well...

DeSantis is raising money. The TV ads work well on the Prevagen and hearing aid audience they are directed at.
Forum: USA Politics 19th July 2022, 04:01 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,363
Posted By Tero
If Trump and Biden run, we will end up with...

If Trump and Biden run, we will end up with Biden. Reich has a mostly humorous column....
Forum: USA Politics 19th July 2022, 03:37 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 726
Posted By Tero
The Republicans will never get the popular vote...

The Republicans will never get the popular vote again. Only if you win MI, WI, PA and Arizona do you get the Republican. Bush did not get those, but he got FLorida and CO, which no longer is...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 18th July 2022, 06:30 AM
Replies: 566
Views: 28,553
Posted By Tero
Congress is meddling with Biden's handling of...

Congress is meddling with Biden's handling of Turkey:
https://www.politico.com/news/2022/07/13/us-fighter-jets-sale-dems-00045731
Forum: USA Politics 17th July 2022, 05:04 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 726
Posted By Tero
Trump no longer has the support to get elected....

Trump no longer has the support to get elected. But he will maybe get the nomination. Depends on registered republicans. Thr independents are long gone.
Forum: USA Politics 17th July 2022, 11:37 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,363
Posted By Tero
No democrat will be nominated as candidate and...

No democrat will be nominated as candidate and then pick Biden as VP. There is no point to do this. It gains nothing. People are tired of...presidents.

I predict a string of one term presidents....
Forum: USA Politics 16th July 2022, 07:58 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 726
Posted By Tero
But her e-mails. Don't run a Hillary.

But her e-mails.

Don't run a Hillary.
Forum: USA Politics 16th July 2022, 01:08 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 726
Posted By Tero
The not Trump angle is worthwhile. Otherwise the...

The not Trump angle is worthwhile. Otherwise the GOP people will never end singing the same old song: Dems cause inflation and gas prices by "spending" and "regulation." I wish they run Trump. The...
Forum: USA Politics 16th July 2022, 08:34 AM
Replies: 740
Views: 29,490
Posted By Tero
Not a hero, but an underdog who remains an...

Not a hero, but an underdog who remains an underdog. Diplomatic skills not given credit for, due to Putin. And with that, noting that he would have made a fine secretary of state. And he would only...
Forum: USA Politics 14th July 2022, 06:51 PM
Replies: 1,837
Views: 94,026
Posted By Tero
Jan 6th hearings have hastened Trump...

Jan 6th hearings have hastened Trump to...soon...declare his 2024 candidacy.
Forum: USA Politics 14th July 2022, 08:39 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 5,124
Posted By Tero
Drug prices include what the producers make and...

Drug prices include what the producers make and then what the distributors make. A handful of companies control insulin retail price...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 14th July 2022, 05:00 AM
Replies: 566
Views: 28,553
Posted By Tero
Russia seems to be normalizing things with...

Russia seems to be normalizing things with Finland, other than no natural gas is coming.


https://yle.fi/uutiset/3-12535895
Forum: USA Politics 11th July 2022, 04:10 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,363
Posted By Tero
We'll get to say something in 2024, in primaries....

We'll get to say something in 2024, in primaries. As these things go, parties and voters are unwilling to change a candidate.
Carter got 41% of the popular vote, matching his approval....
Forum: USA Politics 7th July 2022, 06:00 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,363
Posted By Tero
Seriously, that is a bit of a problem for Biden....

Seriously, that is a bit of a problem for Biden. Harris will not bring him more votes, but if he dumps her, that will hurt. He will have no choice but to pick a different woman.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 7th July 2022, 05:49 AM
Replies: 566
Views: 28,553
Posted By Tero
8 Americans, at least 2 senators, visit Niinistö ...

8 Americans, at least 2 senators, visit Niinistö
https://twitter.com/IlenIsmo/status/1545011405509869570
continued to Sweden
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 7th July 2022, 04:49 AM
Replies: 566
Views: 28,553
Posted By Tero
https://www.forbes.com/sites/melikkaylan/2022/07/0...

https://www.forbes.com/sites/melikkaylan/2022/07/06/erdogans-game-with-nato-over-finland-and-sweden-what-he-really-wants/?sh=225d07ee17e5
Forum: USA Politics 7th July 2022, 04:10 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,363
Posted By Tero
I was thinking that if Trump ran, Biden would...

I was thinking that if Trump ran, Biden would have to run. But now it is starting to look like a young Democrat could easily beat Trump. Out with the old farts. We are done. Let those who inherit my...
Forum: USA Politics 2nd July 2022, 01:15 PM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,394
Posted By Tero
What's the problem? No part ofvthe vaccine...

What's the problem? No part ofvthe vaccine molecules comes from fetuses, as stated. Nothing to do with "long ago." There are enzymes and even cells in vaccine processes. None of those come from...
Forum: USA Politics 2nd July 2022, 10:12 AM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,394
Posted By Tero
The 15 weeks might be workable. But it also...

The 15 weeks might be workable. But it also excluded rape and incest. Those are time consuming cases in courts and not easy for the victims....
Forum: USA Politics 2nd July 2022, 06:21 AM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,394
Posted By Tero
A blog ridiculing the sophisticated work of the...

A blog ridiculing the sophisticated work of the court:
http://esapolitics.blogspot.com/2022/07/supreme-courts-and-three-legged-cats.html
Forum: USA Politics 2nd July 2022, 04:37 AM
Replies: 1,888
Views: 41,394
Posted By Tero
If it were just abortion, and then the court...

If it were just abortion, and then the court would stop there and do incremental changes like they are supposed to, we might recover. But no.


I have a couple of Finnish Americans telling me the...
Forum: USA Politics 1st July 2022, 11:40 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 11,447
Posted By Tero
There is no law saying the judges have to be life...

There is no law saying the judges have to be life time appointments. In fact the supreme court is as loose as the rest of the constitution. we just need to have a court. In case the states fight....
Forum: USA Politics 1st July 2022, 06:05 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 4,348
Posted By Tero
The constitution is useable for writing laws as...

The constitution is useable for writing laws as such. It does favor the states a lot of times. I think we cannot change elections much, for example.

But the court then goes and allows laws that...
Forum: USA Politics 30th June 2022, 07:39 PM
Replies: 396
Views: 11,447
Posted By Tero
It's difficult to achieve much. The job of...

It's difficult to achieve much. The job of president seems big, now. Wait till we have two more democrats in a row, they will whittle away more presidential powers.

We thought Trump was awful as...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 30th June 2022, 02:25 PM
Replies: 566
Views: 28,553
Posted By Tero
Just make them all Swedish citizens. Then they...

Just make them all Swedish citizens. Then they cannot be handed over.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 30th June 2022, 08:46 AM
Replies: 566
Views: 28,553
Posted By Tero
Erdogan is now trying to back out of his approval...

Erdogan is now trying to back out of his approval of Sweden and Finland. He is demanding handing over of some 30 Kurds from Finland. EU rules do not allow this.
Forum: USA Politics 29th June 2022, 08:52 AM
Replies: 1,783
Views: 127,519
Posted By Tero
He will just have to run in 2028 as well. By 2032...

He will just have to run in 2028 as well. By 2032 he will be old and sick and we will have to send him to a nursing home.
Forum: USA Politics 29th June 2022, 07:24 AM
Replies: 1,783
Views: 127,519
Posted By Tero
If we charge Trump with criminal election...

If we charge Trump with criminal election tampering, will he have to run in 2024? So he can pardon himself.
Forum: USA Politics 29th June 2022, 06:19 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 11,447
Posted By Tero
How does one win an election in red states in...

How does one win an election in red states in districts that are about 50/50 as far as voters go? They throw in a lot of money into Fox Channel ads.
Then you mention abortion. And you must include...
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