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by Jim the Moron
Sat Dec 09, 2017 5:43 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Singapore establishment feels threatened by the exercise of democratic rights.
Replies: 34
Views: 265

Re: Singapore establishment feels threatened by the exercise of democratic rights.

neverfail - What's with this incessant stream of attacks on Singapore? Could it be based on: 1. A belief that Singapore treats its migrant workers so badly vs international norms that it needs to be chastised? 2. A belief that Singaporeans are so repressed by their government that they live downtro...
by Jim the Moron
Sat Dec 09, 2017 2:01 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Singapore establishment feels threatened by the exercise of democratic rights.
Replies: 34
Views: 265

Re: Singapore establishment feels threatened by the exercise of democratic rights.

neverfail - What's with this incessant stream of attacks on Singapore? Could it be based on: 1. A belief that Singapore treats its migrant workers so badly vs international norms that it needs to be chastised? 2. A belief that Singaporeans are so repressed by their government that they live downtrod...
by Jim the Moron
Wed Dec 06, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Life Under Kim Jong Un
Replies: 95
Views: 885

Re: Life Under Kim Jong Un

What rule is that?
by Jim the Moron
Wed Dec 06, 2017 10:52 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Israel
Replies: 96
Views: 2311

Re: Israel

The US just announced plans to move their embassy in Israel to Jerusalem. Seems logical, considering that's where Israeli honchos are situated.

But what the hell. Mouth-breathing drooling Muslim honchos are gonna show the world "3 days of rage."
by Jim the Moron
Tue Dec 05, 2017 6:51 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Life Under Kim Jong Un
Replies: 95
Views: 885

Re: Life Under Kim Jong Un

"As long as North Korea does not interfere with its neighbours, maybe we should leave it alone." (Sertorio)

Yes. We don't know what the future holds. The Saudis, the Japanese, and others might get nukes. Who wants to be obliterated first? Raise your hand. The correct answer? No one.
by Jim the Moron
Tue Dec 05, 2017 3:35 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Life Under Kim Jong Un
Replies: 95
Views: 885

Re: Life Under Kim Jong Un

It's all about outcomes, isn't it? Singapore is a successful nation-state by about any measure one chooses. And that's not just by comparisons with other SE Asia countries - it's true internationally. Look at business, technology, ranking of universities, quality of life . . . The majority of Singap...
by Jim the Moron
Mon Dec 04, 2017 6:52 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Life Under Kim Jong Un
Replies: 95
Views: 885

Re: Life Under Kim Jong Un

"Inside the other Korea"

https://graphics.straitstimes.com/STI/S ... index.html

"This is the public face of North Korea, the only one a visitor is allowed to see."

Good detail and photos . . .
by Jim the Moron
Sun Dec 03, 2017 2:30 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Can the US win a war against Russia?
Replies: 14
Views: 203

Re: Can the US win a war against Russia?

God save the queen!

by Jim the Moron
Thu Nov 30, 2017 12:26 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Israel
Replies: 96
Views: 2311

Re: Israel

"Israel, a state of mind"
http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opinio ... 12146.html

Some red meat for all you anti-Zionists out there.