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by lzzrdgrrl
Wed Aug 03, 2022 5:59 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: Plain Ole Humour
Replies: 71
Views: 38378

Re: Plain Ole Humour

Crew takes ‘entire roof’ off wrong Overland Park home — then vanishes, homeowner says https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/QELKYmsD0HMOgRPolXFOLg--/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjt3PTk2MDtoPTcwOTtjZj13ZWJw/https://s.yimg.com/uu/api/res/1.2/kJsI8Mymb3NgynznauDIyA--~B/aD04NDI7dz0xMTQwO2FwcGlkPXl0YWNoeW9u/https:/...
by lzzrdgrrl
Wed Aug 03, 2022 1:32 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: PLA discovers that there is no way to drive tanks to Taiwan.
Replies: 16
Views: 239

Re: PLA discovers that there is no way to drive tanks to Taiwan.

Sleepwalking Into War With China There is a fundamental asymmetry of strategic interest in Taiwan between China and the United States. China is not a nation-state but a polyglot empire. Only 1 in 10 Chinese converses in Mandarin, the state dialect, according to a 2014 government study. Most speak o...
by lzzrdgrrl
Fri Jul 22, 2022 8:19 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: The left should be happy with Biden
Replies: 50
Views: 1272

Re: The left should be happy with Biden

Welp....... Here's Tucker.......;D.........

by lzzrdgrrl
Tue Jul 19, 2022 8:03 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: President Rajapaksa of Sri Lanka fled rioters for Singapore.
Replies: 12
Views: 403

Re: President Rajapaksa of Sri Lanka fled rioters for Singapore.

Cassowary, Most of our North American on-line regulars would probably not care less about what happens in Sri Lanka. But since this country in in our immediate region we care just a little more. :D Singapore is only a way station for Rajapaksa to move somewhere else (he might have improperly acquir...
by lzzrdgrrl
Wed Jul 06, 2022 5:30 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: The Evil Empire
Replies: 7
Views: 228

Re: The Evil Empire

Sertorio wrote:May the force be with us...
They want to live out the philosophy of Robert Heinlein in his epic and most famous novel but are doing a bad job of it.....'>......
by lzzrdgrrl
Thu Jun 23, 2022 9:22 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Political websites are closing their forums and charging to comment.
Replies: 10
Views: 445

Re: Political websites are closing their forums and charging to comment.

Anyway nearly everything that was really great about the internet back then does not exist now. Now it is lots of bots. The advancement of AI is stymied and this is what throws it for a loop: Poe's Law. ...... It's not that the bots have gotten better, it's that the meat-space content creators have...
by lzzrdgrrl
Thu Jun 23, 2022 9:11 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Fact Not Propaganda (2)
Replies: 2
Views: 124

Re: Fact Not Propaganda (2)

FACT: Africa doesn't give a damn about the Ukraine, prefers dealing with Russia SOURCES: Le Monde; The Africa Report; New York Times (Morning Briefing) Mr. Zelensky's 10-minute message generated little interest on the African side. "They're unrealistic projects that didn't have any major impact her...
by lzzrdgrrl
Wed Jun 22, 2022 3:14 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Political websites are closing their forums and charging to comment.
Replies: 10
Views: 445

Re: Political websites are closing their forums and charging to comment.

Not many open or free forums are left with pjmedia one of the last to lock up the comments section for pay. All have been monetizing their websites as are many of the cable channels. It is an interesting trend which essentially creates a closed echo chamber and can run quickly astray. In a small gr...
by lzzrdgrrl
Tue Jun 14, 2022 3:45 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Russia Increases Defense Spending by 20% as it Struggles to Replace Weapons
Replies: 4
Views: 180

Re: Russia Increases Defense Spending by 20% as it Struggles to Replace Weapons

According to David Goldman and Uwe Parpart, Russia may be breathing a bit harder but they are not struggling........

https://asiatimes.com/2022/06/ukraine-t ... n-june-13/