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by Milo
Wed Jun 20, 2018 8:40 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: What's happening in Canada
Replies: 43
Views: 37195

Re: What's happening in Economics

Despite Trump doing all these protectionist things, the US economy is doing very well. The EU is as well, despite a number of moves that restrict some major businesses; that is why it is hard to buy headphones above a certain loudness. China is running things according to a flat out mercantilist pl...
by Milo
Tue Jun 19, 2018 2:32 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: What's happening in Canada
Replies: 43
Views: 37195

Re: What's happening in Economics

Despite Trump doing all these protectionist things, the US economy is doing very well. The EU is as well, despite a number of moves that restrict some major businesses; that is why it is hard to buy headphones above a certain loudness. China is running things according to a flat out mercantilist pla...
by Milo
Mon Jun 18, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: 50,000 missing FBI text messages include threats of physical harm to POTUS
Replies: 7
Views: 6492

Re: 50,000 missing FBI text messages include threats of physical harm to POTUS

Mr. Perfect wrote:
Mon Jun 18, 2018 6:30 pm
Well if NYT WaPO and CNN get to constantly use leaks from anonymous sources they later retract they sort of have to let other people do it.
Who's stopping anyone?

But don't expect me to reflexively agree either. You have plenty of people here for that anyway!
by Milo
Mon Jun 18, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: 50,000 missing FBI text messages include threats of physical harm to POTUS
Replies: 7
Views: 6492

Re: 50,000 missing FBI text messages include threats of physical harm to POTUS

Could it be that sources who will never be held to account for their statements would lie?

Why wouldn't they?
by Milo
Sun Jun 17, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: The Future of the World
Replies: 56
Views: 34623

Re: The Future of the World

The future of the world isn't in globalism, it's in a self conscious technological meta state based on meritocracy. It's not national, it's not ethno though certainly not hostile towards those things - the meritocracy integrates society across class and demographic lines. It is not the mystical mag...
by Milo
Sun Jun 17, 2018 2:06 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Crooked Trump!
Replies: 10
Views: 5276

Re: Crooked Trump!

Trump Foundation 0% administrative costs. Clinton Foundation 94.6% administrative costs. That is not true. Charity Watch says the Clinton Foundation spends in the order of 12% on administration. https://www.charitywatch.org/ratings-and-metrics/bill-hillary-chelsea-clinton-foundation/478 And althoug...
by Milo
Sun Jun 17, 2018 12:12 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Crooked Trump!
Replies: 10
Views: 5276

Re: Crooked Trump!

neverfail wrote:
Sun Jun 17, 2018 12:08 am
US politics attracts some truly grubby characters, doesn't it?
This guy is the grubber in chief!
by Milo
Sat Jun 16, 2018 6:58 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Peter Strzok: We will stop Trump from becoming President
Replies: 21
Views: 25788

Re: Peter Strzok: We will stop Trump from becoming President

The “conclusion” was that the he, the IG, could find no evidence that decisions made that led to the exoneration of Clinton was biased. But he, the IG, went on to say that it did not foreclose the possibly that there was none. See my earlier post giving the relevant excerpt. Not being able to find ...
by Milo
Fri Jun 15, 2018 4:21 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Peter Strzok: We will stop Trump from becoming President
Replies: 21
Views: 25788

Re: Peter Strzok: We will stop Trump from becoming President

Wall Street Journal: The Disgrace of Comey's FBI The long-awaited Inspector General’s report on the FBI’s handling of the Hillary Clinton investigation makes for depressing reading for anyone who cares about American democracy. Self-government depends on public trust in its institutions, especially...
by Milo
Fri Jun 15, 2018 9:36 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Peter Strzok: We will stop Trump from becoming President
Replies: 21
Views: 25788

Re: Peter Strzok: We will stop Trump from becoming President

Wall Street Journal: The Disgrace of Comey's FBI The long-awaited Inspector General’s report on the FBI’s handling of the Hillary Clinton investigation makes for depressing reading for anyone who cares about American democracy. Self-government depends on public trust in its institutions, especially...