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by Jim the Moron
Thu Jun 07, 2018 9:45 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: Crocodile kills pastor during babtism
Replies: 5
Views: 16394

Re: Crocodile kills pastor during babtism

Sprinklers 2, Immersionists 0

by Jim the Moron
Wed Jun 06, 2018 10:33 pm
Forum: Victor Davis Hanson
Topic: Elites Value Mellifluous Illegality over Crass Lawfulness
Replies: 3
Views: 10470

Re: Elites Value Mellifluous Illegality over Crass Lawfulness

". . . there are somehow no criminal statutes against a president boorishly acting 'unpresidential' in his loud quest to supercharge the economy . . ."

One doesn't have to admire POTUS's style in order to appreciate advances in the US economy.
by Jim the Moron
Tue Jun 05, 2018 8:44 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: Crocodile kills pastor during babtism
Replies: 5
Views: 16394

Re: Crocodile kills pastor during babtism

OK - so far sprinklers 1, immersionists 0. I'll try to keep count.
by Jim the Moron
Tue Jun 05, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: Crocodile kills pastor during babtism
Replies: 5
Views: 16394

Crocodile kills pastor during babtism

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-44366360

There's a moral somewhere in this, but it eludes me . . .
by Jim the Moron
Tue Jun 05, 2018 4:47 am
Forum: Foo
Topic: Neverfail's North America notes.
Replies: 58
Views: 70983

Re: Neverfail's North America notes.

Interesting commentary, neverfail. Hope you enjoy the wonderful Yosemite parklands.

People are bailing out of California. Taxes, immigration policies, etc. Any views?

Now, it's young girls fleeing from the canyon - this needs revision . . .
by Jim the Moron
Sun Jun 03, 2018 4:56 am
Forum: Literature, Arts, and Philosophy
Topic: Lessons from Rapa Nui (Easter Island)
Replies: 7
Views: 16849

Re: Lessons from Rapa Nui (Easter Island)

Kinda reminds me of your discussion with Doc re Stonehenge . . .
by Jim the Moron
Fri Jun 01, 2018 5:16 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Trump wins!
Replies: 16
Views: 30992

Re: Trump wins!

We've had 4 great American Presidents. I have had the privilege to witness 2 of them, and I thank God for that. http://www.lifejourneymentors.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/0221_washington-lincoln21.jpg http://i2.cdn.turner.com/money/dam/assets/160726041951-trump-reagan-trade-780x439.jpg What? Wher...
by Jim the Moron
Thu May 31, 2018 11:23 am
Forum: Literature, Arts, and Philosophy
Topic: The College Scam
Replies: 1
Views: 2556

The College Scam

http://reason.com/reasontv/2018/05/29/s ... llege-scam

Plenty to agree (and disagree) with here.
by Jim the Moron
Wed May 30, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Apparent Miliary coup begining in Brazil
Replies: 50
Views: 70941

Re: Apparent Miliary coup begining in Brazil

"As are many other ventures in Brazil"
Yep. But there have been successes -

by Jim the Moron
Wed May 30, 2018 9:19 am
Forum: David Goldman Essays
Topic: Grampy, why are you hiding in that closet??.....
Replies: 4
Views: 6161

Re: Grampy, why are you hiding in that closet??.....

“Evangelical” influence in our politics seems to have concealed the broader decline of traditional religious institutions. I'm glad he used scare quotes, because the fervent support of Donald Trump by that particular cultural group demonstrates that the tenets of their religion are far less importa...