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by lzzrdgrrl
Mon Dec 10, 2018 9:46 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Big revival for a formerly defunct steel making town.
Replies: 2
Views: 52

Re: Big revival for a formerly defunct steel making town.

Meanwhile a bright spot in a former auto industry giant:

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by lzzrdgrrl
Mon Dec 10, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: He Played Handball For Australia's Men's Team. Now Transgender, He's Dominating Women's Handball
Replies: 2
Views: 232

Re: He Played Handball For Australia's Men's Team. Now Transgender, He's Dominating Women's Handball

I did a perfunctory g00gle to see if there were any M to F transsexuals that tried to keep their position in a men's sport team. Didn't find, of course....'>......
by lzzrdgrrl
Sat Dec 01, 2018 7:06 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Can the US be Defeated?
Replies: 60
Views: 18047

Re: Can the US be Defeated?

This doesn't justify the police brutality at all, but I noticed several times the subject of the abuse initiated hostile contact. The deeper problem may be the people are inured to a certain level of violence and this could be problematic for what we can call a truly civil society.......
by lzzrdgrrl
Tue Nov 27, 2018 5:34 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: History of Europe
Replies: 36
Views: 13408

Re: History of Europe

The problem with the Roman Empire was its misunderstanding and misuse of human potential, which ultimately took many centuries to resolve *.....'>...... * Still not a finished project BTW....... Are we to understand that American exceptionalism is the solution to the misunderstanding and misuse of ...
by lzzrdgrrl
Tue Nov 27, 2018 9:26 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: History of Europe
Replies: 36
Views: 13408

Re: History of Europe

The most politically stable time for the longest period of time that Europe has ever known must undoubtedly have been the Roman Empire. Rome was the proto-nation state and the success of Christendom was to bring Europe back to a state of parity with the empire in time to deal with the Mohammedan wa...
by lzzrdgrrl
Tue Nov 27, 2018 9:14 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: What is the difference between an Indian slum and a Brazilian one?
Replies: 29
Views: 8915

Re: What is the difference between an Indian slum and a Brazilian one?

Yes, but I can guess what will happen next in India, Neverfail. India's leftist party, the Congress Party will stoke jealousy and class resentment as India's business minded reforms create new wealth. Soon Congress will be back in power bringing in wealth redistribution and anti-business policies. ...
by lzzrdgrrl
Thu Nov 22, 2018 5:17 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: How to Stop Cheating during Elections
Replies: 28
Views: 7766

Re: How to Stop Cheating during Elections

You want to stop cheating during elections? Simple, stop elections. This is the dragon outside the walls of the sacred city and our responsibility is to maintain those walls in good repair........
by lzzrdgrrl
Thu Nov 22, 2018 10:13 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Israel
Replies: 223
Views: 138271

Re: Israel

This is 2018, not 1982. And we may soon find out - thanks to the S-300 in Syria - whether Israel (and the US) have the means to defeat Russian equipment and Russia itself. Relying on the 1982 superiority to fight a war in 2018 may be a deadly mistake... Well, that's the point, and the provocation. ...