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by neverfail
Tue Aug 22, 2017 5:15 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Trump l'oeil!
Replies: 148
Views: 3676

Re: Steve Bannon rips into his former boss.

http://www.smh.com.au/world/with-bannon-back-in-charge-breitbart-unleashes-fury-at-trump-for-afghanistan-speech-20170822-gy20ya.html (Quote) Washington: President Donald Trump opened the door to an increase in US troops in Afghanistan on Monday night as part of a retooled strategy for the region, ov...
by neverfail
Tue Aug 22, 2017 5:02 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Charlottesville
Replies: 79
Views: 613

Re: don't be patronising!

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DHzojzTUMAAWQpg.jpg They were lied to for generations, their families were destroyed by Democratic welfare rules, as Moynihan predicted in his report, more lies were told, but now they are waking up and realizing that the Democrats don't have their best interests at hear...
by neverfail
Tue Aug 22, 2017 4:55 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Charlottesville
Replies: 79
Views: 613

Re: I hope that you and he are still friends.

cassowary wrote:
Tue Aug 22, 2017 12:56 am
Milo wrote:
Tue Aug 22, 2017 12:03 am

Funny how all the people of color keep voting Democrat anyway.
I have a black American friend who recently stayed at my place. I have known him since University days and can speak frankly. This is what I told him.
So what did he say to you in reply, casso?
by neverfail
Mon Aug 21, 2017 4:08 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Trump l'oeil!
Replies: 148
Views: 3676

Re: Trump l'oeil!

Hey Milo, just for an aside: Trump wants to renegotiate the NAFTA free trade treaty with Canada and Mexico - presumably because he believes the USA is not winning from the deal. How do you as a Canuck feel about that? Few have the time to properly understand NAFTA fully, including me. However, I am...
by neverfail
Mon Aug 21, 2017 4:03 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Barcelona
Replies: 22
Views: 165

Re: Barcelona

Het Booklady;

I thought you Spanish got rid of all of your Muslims hundreds of years ago?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Expulsion_of_the_Moriscos

Why are they now back?
by neverfail
Mon Aug 21, 2017 3:59 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Charlottesville
Replies: 79
Views: 613

Re: Charlottesville

Milo wrote:
Sun Aug 20, 2017 11:06 pm


Nonetheless, although we didn't invent ice hockey, I would say we perfected it.
Just like the boiling of maple syrup from sugar maple sap, eh?
by neverfail
Sun Aug 20, 2017 6:48 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Charlottesville
Replies: 79
Views: 613

Re: Charlottesville

Yes, as neverfail puts it - "the American Declaration of Independence represents a radical late 18th century set of ideas that are now worn out as goals and objectives for our time." Americans no longer have a drooling, imbecilic George III to berate; rather, the present GB monarch seems to be a lu...
by neverfail
Sun Aug 20, 2017 6:41 pm
Forum: David Goldman Essays
Topic: The triumph of inequality by David Goldman
Replies: 8
Views: 125

Re: The triumph of inequality by David Goldman

Of course. Those who comes out on top of this competitive process desterves to earn more. What irks me is that there are people who thinks themselves entitled to their hard earned money. There you go again; presuming that those who come out on top must automatically be as pure as driven snow! :roll...
by neverfail
Sun Aug 20, 2017 4:03 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Can we stop the collapse of democracy?
Replies: 64
Views: 551

Re: Can we stop the collapse of democracy?

dagbay wrote:
Thu Aug 17, 2017 12:54 pm

And it seems that there is nothing that entartains the Chinese and Russians more than seeing the US squirm.
Do either of them have reason to love the USA?
by neverfail
Sun Aug 20, 2017 4:00 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Trump l'oeil!
Replies: 148
Views: 3676

Re: Trump l'oeil!

Prominent Supporter of President Trump Admits He Regrets His Vote In a New York Times column published Thursday, Julius Krein, the founder and editor of pro-Trump political journal American Affairs, criticized Trump for failing to fulfill campaign promises. "Those of us who supported Mr. Trump were...