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by SteveFoerster
Tue Oct 17, 2017 9:34 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Malta car bomb kills Panama Papers journalist
Replies: 5
Views: 66

Re: Malta car bomb kills Panama Papers journalist

WTF does this have to do with Islam?
by SteveFoerster
Mon Oct 16, 2017 2:38 pm
Forum: Literature, Arts, and Philosophy
Topic: The Asian Tax
Replies: 12
Views: 316

Re: The Asian Tax

Also, people forget that the Ivy League is a sports league, not an actual academic category.
by SteveFoerster
Mon Oct 16, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Porky the Pig Weinstein caught on tape
Replies: 23
Views: 212

Re: Porky the Pig Weinstein caught on tape

Twitter, in my view, is alive only because many celebrities find it useful. It burns cash, with no plan to get profitable, and it doesn't even make up for it with volume. Some 80% of users try it and leave it, it's overall numbers are pathetic too; you know it's bad when you are beat out by LinkedI...
by SteveFoerster
Sun Oct 15, 2017 8:16 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Porky the Pig Weinstein caught on tape
Replies: 23
Views: 212

Re: Porky the Pig Weinstein caught on tape

Twitter, in my view, is alive only because many celebrities find it useful. It burns cash, with no plan to get profitable, and it doesn't even make up for it with volume. Some 80% of users try it and leave it, it's overall numbers are pathetic too; you know it's bad when you are beat out by LinkedI...
by SteveFoerster
Sat Oct 14, 2017 12:10 pm
Forum: Literature, Arts, and Philosophy
Topic: A Universal Basic Income May Not Be So Yay After All........
Replies: 3
Views: 78

Re: A Universal Basic Income May Not Be So Yay After All........

Milo wrote:
Sat Oct 14, 2017 10:32 am
For example, it would be difficult to imagine that the resources spent on screening assistance recipients and checking up on them to be sure they continue to 'deserve' the benefits is cost effective.
Yeah, but you have to make sure they're not smoking the marijuana, because Jesus, or something.
by SteveFoerster
Sat Oct 14, 2017 11:07 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: The end of the Trump-Russian collusion affair?
Replies: 23
Views: 265

Re: The end of the Trump-Russian collusion affair?

You forgot to praise Apartheid.
by SteveFoerster
Sat Oct 14, 2017 11:06 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Hamas, Fatah reconcile
Replies: 7
Views: 112

Re: Hamas, Fatah reconcile

Give that one a few weeks and see how the Kumbayah is going. This is not the first time such an agreement was floated. In all previous cases it fell apart within weeks. The only way that Fatah will get a foothold in Gaza is if Hamas plays dead and the converse for Hamas in the PA areas. Actually gi...
by SteveFoerster
Sat Oct 14, 2017 11:02 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Exit the United Nations?
Replies: 37
Views: 760

Re: Exit the United Nations?

Withdrawing from any international forum is never a good thing. Countries need to talk to each other, no matter how little they like each other. Americans are already far too disrespectful of other nations so they should be encouraged to meet and talk to them to avoid decisiosns which may lead to w...
by SteveFoerster
Thu Oct 12, 2017 8:16 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Hamas, Fatah reconcile
Replies: 7
Views: 112

Re: Hamas, Fatah reconcile

Give that one a few weeks and see how the Kumbayah is going.
by SteveFoerster
Wed Oct 11, 2017 6:57 pm
Forum: Pundits of Interest
Topic: The three things Obama wanted to give America from Australia
Replies: 15
Views: 243

Re: The three things Obama wanted to give America from Australia

I suppose, if one uncritically accepts whatever the Commonwealth Fund says, which I don't.