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Old 6th January 2022, 11:21 AM   #81
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One of the more prominent Q-Nuts who went to a rally in Dallas just passed from Covid. On the bright side, the host of the "Re-Awaken America" event has clarified: Clark has denied the anthrax rumors and insisted in an interview with The Daily Beast: “There was not anthrax through the fog machines!”

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Doug Kuzma from frog news network who attended Clay Clark’s event in Dallas and was amongst those who claimed they were sick from an Anthrax attack. Had been admitted to the hospital and was ventilated as his lungs were not responding to treatment, has passed away from Covid.
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Kuzma, who hosted a program on the far-right “Frog News Network” and called his listeners “froganites,” had come down with COVID-19 after attending the right-wing “ReAwaken America Tour” gathering held in Texas in mid-December. Friends of Kuzma told The Daily Beast that Kuzma had fallen ill following the event and was later admitted to the hospital, causing many of his loyal allies to lose touch with him.

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Old 6th January 2022, 11:35 AM   #82
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Originally Posted by carlitos View Post
One of the more prominent Q-Nuts who went to a rally in Dallas just passed from Covid. On the bright side, the host of the "Re-Awaken America" event has clarified: Clark has denied the anthrax rumors and insisted in an interview with The Daily Beast: “There was not anthrax through the fog machines!”
Yeah, and he said this.

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Kuzma reported that he was feeling ill, but claimed it was just his chronic bronchitis flaring up again. On December 15 he posted on Facebook that he had a fever and said it was time to call the doctor.

Someone commented that he should get a COVID test anyway, but Kuzma responded: “No way.” When the commenter said it was better to be “safe than sorry,” Kuzma once again lashed out, writing: “You must have lost your mind, so they can kill me, and try and give me the jab. I’ll die at the house before I go to the hospital.”
Well, he was wrong about that, among other things.
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How unfortunate.
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Old 6th January 2022, 08:57 PM   #84
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Not those on here; they never get tired of it.

There are parts of my job I'm tired of, and put off as long as I can, but I still end up doing them, because it's my job.

I wonder how often these guys see a really stupid comment, and just go, "**** it, it's Friday, I'll make up a ******** excuse for that Monday."

Because I do that all the time. Just said it today, in fact. There's no way I'm spending Friday working on one of the cases that makes me feel tired just looking at it.
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Old 9th January 2022, 01:46 PM   #85
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A lawmaker in Indiana walked back comments saying teachers should be 'impartial' when teaching students about Nazism

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An Indiana state senator walked back comments he made saying teachers should be "impartial" when teaching about Nazism.

State Sen. Scott Baldwin was criticized for the comments he made during a committee hearing on Wednesday about a proposed bill that would limit how schools can discuss concepts like race. The bill is part of a wave of legislation proposed by conservative lawmakers largely in response to concerns over critical race theory.
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"I'm not discrediting, as a person, Marxism, Nazism, fascism," he said. "I have no problem with the education system providing instruction on the existence of those isms. I believe that we've gone too far when we take a position on those isms."

"We need to be impartial," he continued. "We need to be the purveyors of reason. We just provide the facts. The kids formulate their own viewpoints."
Guess we revealed a bit too much about ourself, huh guy? Meanwhile, you don't want teachers teaching the facts about racism in the U.S.
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Old 9th January 2022, 02:10 PM   #86
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Originally Posted by shemp View Post
A lawmaker in Indiana walked back comments saying teachers should be 'impartial' when teaching students about Nazism





Guess we revealed a bit too much about ourself, huh guy? Meanwhile, you don't want teachers teaching the facts about racism in the U.S.
Words fail me. I literally cannot think of the words to express my disgust at what Baldwin said.
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GOP Senate candidate Herschel walker says he has a dry mist cure for COVID. On a Glenn Beck podcast:

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“Do you know right now, I have something that [you can bring] into a building, that will clean you of COVID, as you walk through this, this dry mist?” Walker asks.

Beck, processing this information, squints. Walker interprets this as an invitation to proceed.

“As you walk through the door, it will kill any COVID on your body,” he continues. He leans in and adds, “EPA-, FDA-approved.”

“When you leave—it will kill the virus as you leave, this here product,” Walker says. He adds that he has a second unspecified miracle product, a “spray” possibly indicated for use after the dry mist treatment.

“They don’t want to talk about that. They don’t want to hear about that,” Walker says. “And I’m serious.”
Walker is also accused of killing two women, but was endorsed by Mitch McConnell anyway.

https://news.yahoo.com/republican-se...180000224.html
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Walker is also accused of killing two women, but was endorsed by Mitch McConnell anyway.
Citation????
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Citation????
Sorry - I misunderstood. He is facing allegations of threatening to kill two women. Near the end of the article i linked.
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Sorry - I misunderstood. He is facing allegations of threatening to kill two women. Near the end of the article i linked.
Hey, no big deal, we can throw around fake news as well as the other side can!
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Originally Posted by slyjoe View Post
Sorry - I misunderstood. He is facing allegations of threatening to kill two women. Near the end of the article i linked.
Whoa. Yeah, I did a triple-take on your post there. Thanks for clarifying.
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Words fail me. I literally cannot think of the words to express my disgust at what Baldwin said.
I mean... Wasn't there a war against Nazis a few years back?
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I mean... Wasn't there a war against Nazis a few years back?
Sure, but there were very fine people on both sides.
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GOP Senate candidate Herschel Walker ... is also accused of [threatening to kill] two women, but was endorsed by Mitch McConnell anyway.

https://news.yahoo.com/republican-se...180000224.html
Mitch, apparently, had concerns about this guy, but endorsed him anyway. I wonder if Mitch had ulterior motives (well...he always does ) because Walker is "of a darker hue"?
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I mean... Wasn't there a war against Nazis a few years back?
According to GOP Senator Tommy Tuberville, we were fighting to “free Europe of socialism."

" I tell people, my dad fought 76 years ago in Europe to free Europe of socialism."


As the Nazis were fascists, not socialists, I guess we weren't. Silly me.
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According to GOP Senator Tommy Tuberville, we were fighting to “free Europe of socialism."

" I tell people, my dad fought 76 years ago in Europe to free Europe of socialism."


As the Nazis were fascists, not socialists, I guess we weren't. Silly me.
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According to GOP Senator Tommy Tuberville, we were fighting to “free Europe of socialism."

" I tell people, my dad fought 76 years ago in Europe to free Europe of socialism."


As the Nazis were fascists, not socialists, I guess we weren't. Silly me.
Perhaps his dad fought on the Axis side.
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//Insert cliched generic "Hey my Dad died in a concentration camp.... he fell out of one of the guard towers" joke here//
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I mean... Wasn't there a war against Nazis a few years back?
Plenty of Americans were fascists and Nazi sympathizers, right up until the outbreak of war made it a bit gauche.
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Patriotic Americans like Fred Koch, who was selling oil refinement technology to the Nazis and then the Soviets.
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This might be a bit... embarrassing.

But then again, its a republican, which means they have no shame....

From: Insider
An old video has surfaced of Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul telling an auditorium of students that he would occasionally spread misinformation, calling it a "great tactic."...Paul then described how he and some classmates would spread misinformation to students they viewed as competitors and send them down the wrong path during exam prep...."That's my advice, misinformation works," Paul said.

(A representative for Rand Paul used the "he was only joking" defense. Despite the fact that his rhetoric seems rather detailed/extensive for a "joke".)
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Again they've been wanting to say the quiet part out loud for a long time.
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How would that be embarrassing? Do any Republicans look like they are capable of shame or self-awareness?
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A Democrat won a US House seat this week with 79 percent of the vote. Her GOP opponent has not conceded.

https://www.bostonglobe.com/2022/01/...-not-conceded/
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A Democrat won a US House seat this week with 79 percent of the vote. Her GOP opponent has not conceded.

https://www.bostonglobe.com/2022/01/...-not-conceded/
Unfortunately that's pay-walled to me.

Is the lack of concession down to a mere administrative error or discourtesy, or is the Republican alleging that voter fraud was responsible for her victory ?
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Unfortunately that's pay-walled to me.

Is the lack of concession down to a mere administrative error or discourtesy, or is the Republican alleging that voter fraud was responsible for her victory ?
Oops sorry meant to post an alternative link.

https://www.msnbc.com/rachel-maddow-...alism-n1287423

It's that general "denialism" is now the default Republican method of losing an election. It's going to be the think they always do.
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This might be a bit... embarrassing.

But then again, its a republican, which means they have no shame....

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An old video has surfaced of Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul telling an auditorium of students that he would occasionally spread misinformation, calling it a "great tactic."...Paul then described how he and some classmates would spread misinformation to students they viewed as competitors and send them down the wrong path during exam prep...."That's my advice, misinformation works," Paul said.

(A representative for Rand Paul used the "he was only joking" defense. Despite the fact that his rhetoric seems rather detailed/extensive for a "joke".)
Such a nice upstanding man.

I'm still rooting for his neighbor.
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Originally Posted by JoeMorgue View Post
Oops sorry meant to post an alternative link.

https://www.msnbc.com/rachel-maddow-...alism-n1287423

It's that general "denialism" is now the default Republican method of losing an election. It's going to be the think they always do.
Can't get that either without deleting my adblocker. Can you please c & p the most relevant parts?
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Quoted from - Salon on MSNBC

... "Mariner filed a lawsuit before polls had even closed, alleging problems with ballots in Palm Beach and Broward counties."

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/polit...uit/ar-AASNbKi

Apparently, the new normal for Republican election practices. Taking a page from Donnie.
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Quoted from - Salon on MSNBC

... "Mariner filed a lawsuit before polls had even closed, alleging problems with ballots in Palm Beach and Broward counties."

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/polit...uit/ar-AASNbKi

Apparently, the new normal for Republican election practices. Taking a page from Donnie.
I wouldn't be surprised if they start claiming any day now that the 2022 and 2024 elections were, not will be, rigged.
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I wouldn't be surprised if they start claiming any day now that the 2022 and 2024 elections were, not will be, rigged.
This would appear to be most of the basis for all of the voter suppression legislation in red states. Just like Donnie, start early so that the lies have time to set in. "Of course the elections were stolen! Why else would we need these Republican Voter Integrity Bills? We have to stop the Communist Democrats." or some other such nonsense.

Makes me crazy just trying to keep with it. Which is, probably, also part of the plan. "Those crazy democrats!"

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Plenty of Americans were fascists and Nazi sympathizers, right up until the outbreak of war made it a bit gauche.
Nazis were droite; USSR and commies were gauche.
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I wouldn't be surprised if they start claiming any day now that the 2022 and 2024 elections were, not will be, rigged.
In their eyes, any election a Democrat wins is rigged. Hell, any election in which a Democrat is allowed to vote is rigged.
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In their eyes, any election a Democrat wins is rigged. Hell, any election in which a Democrat is allowed to vote is rigged.
I wonder if even registering as a Democrat isn’t rigged?
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Plenty of Americans were fascists and Nazi sympathizers, right up until the outbreak of war made it a bit gauche.
And long after the war had started.
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I mean... Wasn't there a war against Nazis a few years back?

Was that before or after the War Against Christmas?
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Was that before or after the War Against Christmas?
I think it was even before the War Against Drugs!
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GOP Senate candidate Herschel walker says he has a dry mist cure for COVID. On a Glenn Beck podcast:

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“As you walk through the door, it will kill any COVID on your body,” he continues. He leans in and adds, “EPA-, FDA-approved.”

The EPA and FDA wouldn't approve a single product. Products that kill microorganisms in or on living humans and animals are regulated as drugs by the FDA. Products that kill microorganisms anywhere other than living people and animals are regulated as pesticides by the EPA. Completely different regulations and requirements. It's similar to how products applied to unprocessed produce are regulated by the EPA and products applied to processed produce are regulated by the FDA.
In any case, I'm sure he wouldn't mind providing the EPA Registration Number or the FDA National Drug Code so people can research this product for themselves. Right?.
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Old 15th January 2022, 10:31 AM   #119
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Originally Posted by Armitage72 View Post
The EPA and FDA wouldn't approve a single product. Products that kill microorganisms in or on living humans and animals are regulated as drugs by the FDA. Products that kill microorganisms anywhere other than living people and animals are regulated as pesticides by the EPA. Completely different regulations and requirements. It's similar to how products applied to unprocessed produce are regulated by the EPA and products applied to processed produce are regulated by the FDA.
In any case, I'm sure he wouldn't mind providing the EPA Registration Number or the FDA National Drug Code so people can research this product for themselves. Right?.
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Old 15th January 2022, 04:48 PM   #120
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Originally Posted by Armitage72 View Post
The EPA and FDA wouldn't approve a single product. Products that kill microorganisms in or on living humans and animals are regulated as drugs by the FDA. Products that kill microorganisms anywhere other than living people and animals are regulated as pesticides by the EPA. Completely different regulations and requirements. It's similar to how products applied to unprocessed produce are regulated by the EPA and products applied to processed produce are regulated by the FDA.
In any case, I'm sure he wouldn't mind providing the EPA Registration Number or the FDA National Drug Code so people can research this product for themselves. Right?.
Oh dear me.

Glenn Beck said he didn’t need the vaccine – now he’s very sick with COVID and taking ivermectin

https://www.salon.com/2022/01/13/gle...ectin_partner/

Whatsamatter? "Dr" Herschel Walker's dry mist cure did not work? I'd ask for your money back.
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