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by SteveFoerster
Sun Feb 26, 2017 9:49 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Carnival / Carnaval
Replies: 4
Views: 276

Re: Carnival / Carnaval

Happening in Dominica now also, although obviously on a much, much smaller scale than in Brazil or even Trinidad. I'm missing it this year, but friends are posting photos, so I'm enjoying it vicariously through them.
by SteveFoerster
Sun Feb 26, 2017 9:47 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: US Foreign Policy
Replies: 346
Views: 9878

Re: US Foreign Policy

"U.S considers quitting U.N. Human Rights Council" http://www.politico.com/story/2017/02/trump-administration-united-nations-human-rights-council-235399 This would be a step in the right direction. Cutting off the money to the UN altogether would be a better step. The UN hasn't done anything really...
by SteveFoerster
Sat Feb 25, 2017 8:24 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Israel
Replies: 123
Views: 3395

Re: Israel

neverfail wrote:
Sat Feb 25, 2017 2:07 am
SteveFoerster wrote:
Tue Feb 21, 2017 8:38 am
Well, it explains why Chinese restaurants are full on Christmas.
I bet you wrote that tongue-in-cheek for a laugh SF?
Of course! :lol:
by SteveFoerster
Fri Feb 24, 2017 3:28 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Israel
Replies: 123
Views: 3395

Re: Israel

This isn't just some "23 and me" summary. This is about Y-chromosomes, which are only transferred down the male line. The "13th tribe" stuff is a debunked conspiracy theory.
by SteveFoerster
Fri Feb 24, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Israel
Replies: 123
Views: 3395

Re: Israel

You didn't click the link, I take it.
by SteveFoerster
Fri Feb 24, 2017 11:49 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Israel
Replies: 123
Views: 3395

Re: Israel

Who was crushing the bones and poring hot oil in the throat of Jews in Spain .. not the Muslims .. in fact the Jews loved and prospered in Muslim Al-Andalus .. one of the biggest Jewish scholar, Maimonides , lived happily and was big guy in Andalusia .. when the Christians took over, they crushed t...
by SteveFoerster
Wed Feb 22, 2017 4:13 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: French Presidential Elections (2017)
Replies: 128
Views: 4082

Re: French Presidential Elections (2017)

Marie La Pen refuses to don as a condition to meet with a Muslim religious authority Either a happy coincidence, or an effective propaganda trap from Le Pen's campaign team. God, so much lying and posturing on both sides. It was effective propaganda for both of them -- she's gets to present herself...
by SteveFoerster
Tue Feb 21, 2017 1:45 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Coup d’etat?
Replies: 145
Views: 4495

Re: Coup d’etat?

. . . Doc, history says , most pedophiles and sex abusers and sexual criminals, most of the time they themselves were victims of pedophiles Meaning this Yiannopoulos probably one of those himself. . Well with that line of logic Muslims are more likely to be terrorists and Iran is the biggest state ...
by SteveFoerster
Tue Feb 21, 2017 1:41 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: French Presidential Elections (2017)
Replies: 128
Views: 4082

Re: French Presidential Elections (2017)

That difference is about as easy to reconcile as those between Clinton and Sanders. Or between Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio. Which is too bad, because had they done rock-paper-scissors to see which if them would drop out and endorse the other, the U.S. would have had its first Latino president right no...