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by Jim the Moron
Sun Feb 18, 2018 3:08 am
Forum: Foo
Topic: Irresistible headline
Replies: 4
Views: 150

Re: Irresistible headline

lzzrdgrrl wrote:
Tue Feb 13, 2018 10:51 am
Oh hai........

Image

Those towers are fascinating. Can I get closer look? I'm visiting...... from middle east. Want photo, show family at home......'>........
Nice scales . . .
by Jim the Moron
Sat Feb 17, 2018 11:28 pm
Forum: Literature, Arts, and Philosophy
Topic: The Asian Tax
Replies: 17
Views: 769

Re: The Asian Tax

"Asian-American groups are saying that affirmative action hurts their chances to get into Ivy League schools" http://www.businessinsider.com/asian-american-groups-doj-affirmative-action-definition-ivy-league-harvard-2018-2 A lawyer for the NAACP is quoted as saying - "Affirmative action is not what'...
by Jim the Moron
Sat Feb 17, 2018 6:12 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Russia meddled in U.S. election: George W. Bush
Replies: 40
Views: 337

Re: Russia meddled in U.S. election: George W. Bush

Thirteen Russians have been charged with interfering in the US 2016 election , in a major development in the FBI investigation. Three of those named have been accused of conspiracy to commit wire fraud and five have been accused of aggravated identity theft. The announcement was made by Special Cou...
by Jim the Moron
Sat Feb 17, 2018 6:25 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: US Foreign Policy
Replies: 337
Views: 9817

Re: US Foreign Policy

http://www.straitstimes.com/opinion/the-ultimate-rent-a-war-being-fought-in-syria "The ultimate rent-a-war being fought in Syria" Friedman has a good account of the chaotic scene in Syria. But, he says that he's going to try to untangle "what United States policy" should be there. He doesn't. Could ...
by Jim the Moron
Sat Feb 17, 2018 4:16 am
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Zealandia
Replies: 4
Views: 165

Re: Zealandia

Must be something in the water there . . .

"New Zealand goose: How one blind bisexual bird became an icon"
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-43054363

Talk about your off-the-wall avian hanky-panky . . .
by Jim the Moron
Fri Feb 16, 2018 5:41 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: US Foreign Policy
Replies: 337
Views: 9817

Re: US Foreign Policy

"US, Turkey will work together in Syria" http://www.scmp.com/news/world/middle-east/article/2133616/we-are-not-going-act-alone-any-longer-tillerson-says-us Whatever glimmer of hope there was out there for improvement in US foreign policy has been extinguished. "... the US risked being dealt an 'Otto...
by Jim the Moron
Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:22 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: Don't Worry, Be Happy
Replies: 0
Views: 18

Don't Worry, Be Happy

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles ... tion-beast

It's true in lots of ways - Thais tend to be happy folks regardless of circumstances.
by Jim the Moron
Thu Feb 15, 2018 4:34 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Australian Minister explains where the HIGHEST gun deaths occurred…and it’s not in America
Replies: 19
Views: 161

Re: Australian Minister explains where the HIGHEST gun deaths occurred…and it’s not in America

DOC - Bob Katter (or is that BOOB Katter?) is NOT a Minister in this or any previous Australian government. He is merely a maverick crossbench independent Member of Parliament (i.e. he does not belong to any political party) representing a seat in far outback north Queensland. He is considered a ra...
by Jim the Moron
Wed Feb 14, 2018 5:07 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Israel
Replies: 123
Views: 3375

Re: Israel

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-43051249 Israel PM Netanyahu faces corruption charges I am relieved to find that politics in the State of Israel can be just as grubby as anywhere else. The amount of Zionist propaganda pumped out over the Western media (I believe that 4 out of 5 biggest TV...
by Jim the Moron
Wed Feb 14, 2018 6:34 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Israel
Replies: 123
Views: 3375

Re: Israel

https://www.timesofisrael.com/israel-caused-serious-harm-to-syrias-air-defenses-says-iaf-second-in-command/ So, what do we have here? Iran dispatches an unarmed apparatus over Israel, whereupon Israel blasts the shit out of Syria. Instructive. That's called "nipping in the bud" No better way then t...