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Forum: USA Politics Today, 05:06 AM
Replies: 288
Views: 14,022
Posted By Norman Alexander
Sorry not sorry.

Sorry not sorry.
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 11:38 PM
Replies: 3,047
Views: 89,002
Posted By Norman Alexander
In case anyone thinks my little effort above was...

In case anyone thinks my little effort above was mostly fiction, here's a reality check.



https://www.theguardian.com/books/2022/sep/29/trump-theresa-may-boris-johnson-maggie-haberman-book
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 11:02 PM
Replies: 288
Views: 14,022
Posted By Norman Alexander
Like this quote:Uh, not minuscule at all. ...

Like this quote:Uh, not minuscule at all. Absolutely zero. Nothing. Nada.
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 10:59 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 15,292
Posted By Norman Alexander
And you are not understanding. No, they...

And you are not understanding.

No, they won't always. Some points of departure involve zero or very lax passport control. In some cases, they simply bribe their way on. Some intended asylum...
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 07:25 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 15,292
Posted By Norman Alexander
Nope, definitely not the case. They would not be...

Nope, definitely not the case. They would not be put in cages and potentially have their children separated from them. Nor would they be sent back to Mexico/Caracas on the next flight "until their...
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 04:15 PM
Replies: 1,204
Views: 63,387
Posted By Norman Alexander
Gravy Seal?

Gravy Seal?
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 04:12 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 15,292
Posted By Norman Alexander
No, I'm not saying US immigration law is...

No, I'm not saying US immigration law is anti-refugee or anti-immigration. Not at all. I'm also agreeing with you that application for asylum necessarily involves illegal entry. So just settle,...
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 02:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 642
Posted By Norman Alexander
What, it's Texas and no guns involved! I am...

What, it's Texas and no guns involved! I am surprised!
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 02:01 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 15,292
Posted By Norman Alexander
Yes they can. They have in the past. Some...

Yes they can. They have in the past. Some countries do now.
Just that it is not universally nor uniformly applied or agreed, now and in the past. It seems to be a matter mostly of how the...
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 01:37 AM
Replies: 3,047
Views: 89,002
Posted By Norman Alexander
Hardly a revelation. He started his real estate...

Hardly a revelation. He started his real estate career decades ago by trying to illegally evict black tenants from his properties. Then the Central Park Five affair was another racially motivated...
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 01:25 AM
Replies: 776
Views: 15,292
Posted By Norman Alexander
They can accept asylum applicants. I give you...

They can accept asylum applicants. I give you Julian Assange and the Ecuadorian embassy.

The USA wants to have their cake and eat it too by claiming US embassies are not " US territory" when it is...
Forum: USA Politics 27th September 2022, 11:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 642
Posted By Norman Alexander
For the whole 9 months.

For the whole 9 months.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 27th September 2022, 11:43 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,088
Posted By Norman Alexander
Why didn't Trump say that, frankly, he beat that...

Why didn't Trump say that, frankly, he beat that hurricane, just that the MSM is fake-noozing that he didn't. Lots of people came up to him and said "Sir, you really beat that hurricane!" And he...
Forum: USA Politics 27th September 2022, 11:35 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 15,292
Posted By Norman Alexander
If you had no appointment, you would have met...

If you had no appointment, you would have met Tony and Luigi, the two professional piano-throwers in US Marines uniform, who would have ensured you would be back out on the street pronto and "having...
Forum: USA Politics 27th September 2022, 09:47 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 15,292
Posted By Norman Alexander
Technically, and only technically, you have. So...

Technically, and only technically, you have. So the answer is "yes".

The situation is the staff there do not have to accept your application for asylum. You could be adjudged to be a prankster...
Forum: USA Politics 27th September 2022, 07:14 PM
Replies: 3,047
Views: 89,002
Posted By Norman Alexander
No, sir, you CAN'T say that. Saying that will...

No, sir, you CAN'T say that. Saying that will harm your case irreparably. What? No, you can't say that either. No, please don't...sir, just stop, please. Just stop talking. Please, just STOP...
Forum: USA Politics 27th September 2022, 05:36 PM
Replies: 3,047
Views: 89,002
Posted By Norman Alexander
*Defers*

*Defers*
Forum: USA Politics 27th September 2022, 05:33 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 15,292
Posted By Norman Alexander
Think back to the bad old days of US embassies...

Think back to the bad old days of US embassies (i.e. US territory) in "bad" countries, e.g. Communist Bloc. People seeking asylum in the USA would sneak in the gate, climb over walls, all sort of...
Forum: USA Politics 27th September 2022, 04:57 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 5,524
Posted By Norman Alexander
Putin learned his bovver-boy tactics when he was...

Putin learned his bovver-boy tactics when he was in the KGB, an arm of the then USSR which was not really "left" so much as "an entrenched criminal gang using Lenin as an excuse for everything". ...
Forum: USA Politics 26th September 2022, 06:22 PM
Replies: 3,047
Views: 89,002
Posted By Norman Alexander
They seem to continue to swallow his **** and...

They seem to continue to swallow his **** and smile.
Forum: USA Politics 26th September 2022, 06:20 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 15,292
Posted By Norman Alexander
There are no problems, only opportunities. ...

There are no problems, only opportunities.

Identify the problems, fix the immigration laws to do a better job, adjust the procedures, educate (or reassign) the border security people. And quickly.
Forum: USA Politics 26th September 2022, 06:17 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 5,524
Posted By Norman Alexander
Completely unlike others wanting trans people to...

Completely unlike others wanting trans people to be neutered, "reassigned" or simply eradicated. :rolleyes:
Forum: USA Politics 26th September 2022, 04:44 PM
Replies: 2,249
Views: 114,571
Posted By Norman Alexander
The wackos give him money. That's all Donny...

The wackos give him money. That's all Donny wants. When they don't pay up, they will be dropped like lukewarm cat ****.
Forum: USA Politics 26th September 2022, 04:43 PM
Replies: 1,204
Views: 63,387
Posted By Norman Alexander
This guy went one better: He went on these...

This guy went one better: He went on these missions in his mind! ;)
Forum: USA Politics 26th September 2022, 04:40 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 15,292
Posted By Norman Alexander
Nope. Does not imply that at all. You just wish...

Nope. Does not imply that at all. You just wish it did. There are illegal means of entry, though, and as Stacy says, they are dealt with accordingly.

Again, the most common "illegal immigrants"...
Forum: USA Politics 26th September 2022, 01:49 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 5,524
Posted By Norman Alexander
That's ACORN, who are not leftist but...

That's ACORN, who are not leftist but anti-capitalist anarchists. They actually despise "the left" as much as "the right". And the images are from Milan over 5 years ago.

So double fail there.
...
Forum: USA Politics 26th September 2022, 04:26 AM
Replies: 3,047
Views: 89,002
Posted By Norman Alexander
Term limits for the Supreme Court and lower...

Term limits for the Supreme Court and lower courts which currently have lifetime appointments. Strict term limits, set by constitutional amendment. No such thing as "lifetime appointments". The...
Forum: USA Politics 26th September 2022, 04:18 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,195
Posted By Norman Alexander
What happened during the gold rush era?

What happened during the gold rush era?
Forum: USA Politics 26th September 2022, 04:14 AM
Replies: 3,047
Views: 89,002
Posted By Norman Alexander
...like the world has ever seen! ;)

...like the world has ever seen! ;)
Forum: USA Politics 26th September 2022, 04:10 AM
Replies: 1,204
Views: 63,387
Posted By Norman Alexander
He seems to have succeeded in that emulation,...

He seems to have succeeded in that emulation, both as a person and with the outcome: Being a massive public failure, and costing himself money and supporters.
Forum: Computers and the Internet 25th September 2022, 02:03 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,053
Posted By Norman Alexander
ACK! Throw it out??!!! What are you THINKING! ...

ACK! Throw it out??!!! What are you THINKING!

There are museums and enthusiasts everywhere who would love to take it off your hands and keep it going. We They are weird, sure. But a piece of...
Forum: USA Politics 24th September 2022, 09:59 PM
Replies: 776
Views: 15,292
Posted By Norman Alexander
These migrants are bringing diseases to a country...

These migrants are bringing diseases to a country where the GQP and MAGAchimps actively motivated millions of their ilk AGAINST the use of vaccines for a pandemic disease?? And encouraged the spread...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 24th September 2022, 02:30 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,031
Posted By Norman Alexander
Do you mean a 60% drop in air traffic? Not...

Do you mean a 60% drop in air traffic?

Not surprising. It's 4am in China right now.
Forum: USA Politics 24th September 2022, 02:07 PM
Replies: 3,047
Views: 89,002
Posted By Norman Alexander
Trump not only cannot imagine this, he actively...

Trump not only cannot imagine this, he actively and specifically refuses to engage in it when confronted with the need. In fact, he deliberately goes against these ethics.

So rather than...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 24th September 2022, 02:01 PM
Replies: 1,798
Views: 156,907
Posted By Norman Alexander
I'm not the one saying that, he is. Consistency...

I'm not the one saying that, he is. Consistency is not his watchword.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 24th September 2022, 01:55 PM
Replies: 1,798
Views: 156,907
Posted By Norman Alexander
Nothing. The confused one seems to be our OP.

Nothing. The confused one seems to be our OP.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 24th September 2022, 01:54 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,924
Posted By Norman Alexander
I thought so too. I can only put it down to...

I thought so too. I can only put it down to ignorance and incuriosity.

It also explains things like Trump having the "Christian vote" behind him. That means mostly the TV evangelists and all...
Forum: USA Politics 24th September 2022, 01:32 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 5,524
Posted By Norman Alexander
Again, you miss the point. They might also...

Again, you miss the point.

They might also be all male. Or all Black. Or all left-handed. Or Russians. Or all bigoted idiots. Or whatever. There's no evidence any of this has been caused...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 24th September 2022, 01:19 PM
Replies: 1,798
Views: 156,907
Posted By Norman Alexander
In Islam, they are the same.

In Islam, they are the same.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 24th September 2022, 01:13 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,924
Posted By Norman Alexander
In the USA, "Christian" tends to be shorthand for...

In the USA, "Christian" tends to be shorthand for "swivel-eyed evangelical tent-hollerers fondling snakes in the name of JAYZUS!". Or greasy TV evangelists ripping off pensioners to buy yet another...
Forum: USA Politics 24th September 2022, 06:20 AM
Replies: 776
Views: 15,292
Posted By Norman Alexander
The largest group of illegal immigrants is caused...

The largest group of illegal immigrants is caused by...overstaying a legally issued visa.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 24th September 2022, 06:08 AM
Replies: 1,798
Views: 156,907
Posted By Norman Alexander
But you just finished telling me above that body...

But you just finished telling me above that body positions and movements and direction of facing ARE important. I asked you to be clear. So which is it? You need to follow the formula? Or you...
Forum: USA Politics 24th September 2022, 06:01 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 5,524
Posted By Norman Alexander
OK, I've read it. So what? See if you can...

OK, I've read it. So what?

See if you can provide evidence that the attitudes expressed are due them being "leftist", or for any other more likely reasons.

You do seem to be saying that...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 24th September 2022, 04:01 AM
Replies: 1,798
Views: 156,907
Posted By Norman Alexander
No, you haven't read the link, again. I am...

No, you haven't read the link, again.

I am saying that salaat/namaz and prayer are different, and I am giving the article that explains how salaat should be performed according to the verses. If...
Forum: USA Politics 24th September 2022, 03:51 AM
Replies: 3,047
Views: 89,002
Posted By Norman Alexander
And to consider how extraordinary that a few...

And to consider how extraordinary that a few pissweak weak-ass libtards can cause so much havoc for the greatest, most powerful American hero the world has ever known and his top-of-the-line legal...
Forum: USA Politics 24th September 2022, 03:46 AM
Replies: 1,204
Views: 63,387
Posted By Norman Alexander
https://media.giphy.com/media/iNZC7xfhVJtHASobHb/g...

https://media.giphy.com/media/iNZC7xfhVJtHASobHb/giphy-downsized-large.gif
Forum: USA Politics 24th September 2022, 12:34 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 5,524
Posted By Norman Alexander
Can't tell if you're serious.

Can't tell if you're serious.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 24th September 2022, 12:28 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,924
Posted By Norman Alexander
Perhaps it should be more common for American...

Perhaps it should be more common for American parents to tell their teenage sons and daughters that "if anybody tries to teach you religion or religious stuff at school or anywhere else, ignore them...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 24th September 2022, 12:22 AM
Replies: 1,798
Views: 156,907
Posted By Norman Alexander
So let me get this straight. In typical...

So let me get this straight.

In typical Islam, specific body positions and movements and direction of facing are important when praying. And it is very important to repeat these movements...
Forum: USA Politics 24th September 2022, 12:12 AM
Replies: 3,047
Views: 89,002
Posted By Norman Alexander
Dearie has asked Trump to bring his evidence to...

Dearie has asked Trump to bring his evidence to court that these "never existed" documents were planted by the FBI. Put up or shut up.

So what will these Proudly Wrong say when Donny's team...
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