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by Doc
Thu May 24, 2018 10:25 am
Forum: This Place
Topic: Transfiguring snapshot photos to The New Place.
Replies: 1
Views: 974

Re: Transfiguring snapshot photos to The New Place.

I will have a mobile phone camera full of beautiful snapshots by the time we have finished our North America travels. I would like to show some to other regulars on this website. How can I publish them on The New Place? I haven't used it in a while, but here is what I have always used to post a lar...
by Doc
Thu May 24, 2018 10:20 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Maduro "wins" re-election in Venezuela
Replies: 12
Views: 16377

Re: Maduro "wins" re-election in Venezuela

If I were Venezuelan and disliked Maduro, I would have voted for the least bad of the opposition candidates, to try and take away electoral legitimacy from Maduro. The lack of better opposition candidates was totally irrelevant, if the purpose was to oust Maduro. But the fact is that most poor Vene...
by Doc
Wed May 23, 2018 4:55 pm
Forum: Pundits of Interest
Topic: Scott Adams
Replies: 0
Views: 1498

Scott Adams

by Doc
Wed May 23, 2018 3:58 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Germany Wants to Train Migrants to Become Truck Drivers
Replies: 2
Views: 3068

Germany Wants to Train Migrants to Become Truck Drivers

What could possibly go wrong?


https://www.dangerous.com/44146/germany ... k-drivers/

Germany Wants to Train Migrants to Become Truck Drivers


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by Doc
Wed May 23, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Maduro "wins" re-election in Venezuela
Replies: 12
Views: 16377

Re: Maduro "wins" re-election in Venezuela

As relevant as Maduro's victory - at a time of deep crisis - is the opposition's incapacity to attract the vote of those who are discontent. There were two opposition candidates, so Venezuelans wanting to show their discontent could have voted for them. Which they didn't. Abstaining - even 55% abst...
by Doc
Wed May 23, 2018 11:16 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Maduro "wins" re-election in Venezuela
Replies: 12
Views: 16377

Re: Maduro "wins" re-election in Venezuela

As relevant as Maduro's victory - at a time of deep crisis - is the opposition's incapacity to attract the vote of those who are discontent. There were two opposition candidates, so Venezuelans wanting to show their discontent could have voted for them. Which they didn't. Abstaining - even 55% abst...
by Doc
Tue May 22, 2018 6:06 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Maduro "wins" re-election in Venezuela
Replies: 12
Views: 16377

Re: Maduro "wins" re-election in Venezuela

As relevant as Maduro's victory - at a time of deep crisis - is the opposition's incapacity to attract the vote of those who are discontent. There were two opposition candidates, so Venezuelans wanting to show their discontent could have voted for them. Which they didn't. Abstaining - even 55% abst...
by Doc
Tue May 22, 2018 10:43 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Shotgun Wedding
Replies: 22
Views: 26712

Re: Shotgun Wedding

Quite so, Milo. I have been traipsing around western Canada recently and got the distinct impression that in your country they take the HoW very seriously indeed. So much so that it the Brits decided one day that they no longer wanted to retain their monarchy the Royal family could likely take up r...
by Doc
Mon May 21, 2018 8:22 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Clinton_DNC_MSM_Deep State_Russia_UraniumOne_Gate
Replies: 21
Views: 7469

Re: Clinton_DNC_MSM_Deep State_Russia_UraniumOne_Gate

And God said " I will send rain on the earth forty days and forty nights" http://thefederalist.com/2018/05/21/breaking-e-mails-show-fbi-brass-discussed-dossier-briefing-details-cnn/ BREAKING: E-mails Show FBI Brass Discussed Dossier Briefing Details With CNN New e-mails show former FBI deputy direct...