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Tue May 3

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Calabogie replied to the Pet Lovers board. 3:41 AM

Re: Squekers Final Update

I am so sorry. But, wow! What a great long and loving life she had because of your family. You made the hard decisions over and over again, making sure you were always doing the best thing for HER. She will always be there in your hearts. My [more]

Sat Apr 30

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Calabogie posted to the Pet Lovers board. 8:04 PM

Squekers Final Update

Just a coouple months before the 8th anniversery of the loss of her right rear leg, at 17.5 years old Squeaker Doodble Big took her last breath with her heads in her humoms hands and her hudad stoking her back and lightly rubbing her [more]

Tue Apr 26

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Calabogie posted to the Political Asylum board. 9:26 AM

Transparency, or lack thereof

Yes, this is from a conservative site but the case and the issue are incredibly important. Unfortunately this won't get much play in the media as it is difficult to understand many of the legal aspects or the ramifications of the decision but in the [more]

Tue Apr 19

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Calabogie posted to the Political Asylum board. 9:14 AM

Anita Hill v Clarence Thomas

The HBO "documentary" called "Confirmation" was on this past Saturday. The movie itself did little to educate anyone other than to reiterate what is already known about the subject. Some reviewers suggested it could have been a [more]

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Calabogie replied to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 5:47 AM

Re: 2016 NFL schedules are out...

I have a feeling that the first home game the Vikings play (I think it's week 2 vs Green Bay) will draw a huge audience. It will be a good game (Vikings are a team to be reckoned with and the Pack is the Pack) plus it's in the newest stadium in the [more]

Thu Apr 14

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Calabogie replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:08 AM

Re: Dear Republicans

I disagree that he SPEARHEADED anything in Libya. He responded to an emerging situation in which Qaddafi was rapidly gaining against the rebels. Perhaps he should have sided with Qaddafi, but that would have meant opposing NATO.

While [more]

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Calabogie replied to the Political Asylum board. 5:05 AM

Re: Dear Republicans

The republicans on this board keep insisting Obama was a disaster, without offering one scintilla of evidence that it's so.

I know I'm not the one you were replying to but there is quite a bit of evidence that Obama has not been very [more]

Tue Apr 12

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Calabogie replied to the Military Fools board. 11:10 AM

Re: Daughter possibly enlisting

She'd like to work as a computer specialist and and is planning to take the Electronic Data Processing test which she must get a score of 71 or greater on. She has researched the branches and confirmed that the Air Force has the highest [more]

Thu Apr 7

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Calabogie replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:53 AM

Re: A step toward US federal ID

Everywhere we use SS cards as ID.

Yep, I actually tried to go without using my SSN for 6 months since it says "not to be used for identification" specifically. That didn't go so well. There are ways to get around it but it's [more]

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Calabogie replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:50 AM

Re: A step toward US federal ID

I remember well when Americans associated such documents with the USSR -- internal passports they were called.

I have to admit my first thought when I read your post was the dialog from "The Hunt for Red October" when the [more]

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Calabogie replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:45 AM

Re: After All The Republican Bulls&^t...

Yes BUT. Someone accompanying you can show their ID, it doesn't need to be your own.

Not sure where you live but a picture ID is definitely required for opioids and it MUST be the person the prescription is written for. Opioid [more]

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Calabogie posted to the Political Asylum board. 8:06 AM

A step toward US federal ID

https://travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/news/real-id-n...

Basically, this "Real ID Act" will require [more]

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Calabogie replied to the Political Asylum board. 7:52 AM

Re: Minimizing Sanders

I think you're just trying to rationalize away the fact that Clinton's received significantly more support than Sanders among the primary participants - and especially Democrats - by impugning those voters. You're casting Sanders voters as [more]

Tue Apr 5

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Calabogie replied to the Political Asylum board. 5:01 AM

Re: It Is Amazing How Science Shapes Politics

Climate change is very real.
GMOs are generally safe.
Vaccinations are safe and necessary.


I'm not sure what's driving the most recent surge in climate change posts but I thought it was interesting the way you phrased [more]

Mon Apr 4

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Calabogie replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:07 AM

Re: GW - Are the predictions reliable?

The amount of carbon dioxide in the air has fluctuated naturally in the past, and every time it rises, the Earth warms up, ice melts, and the ocean rises.

I have no wish to get caught up in this issue but you may want to recheck that [more]

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Calabogie replied to the Political Asylum board. 8:59 AM

Re: A Syrian's Message to the European Union

At what point does the human tragedy of hundreds of thousands of refugees like the writer.... outweigh our fear of the few who attempt to slide in with the refugees and do us harm?

At what point does our sympathy and openess outweigh [more]

Thu Mar 31

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Calabogie replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:15 AM

Re: No, it's not "both sides" do it

And for some of us, it didn't take Donald Trump's careening campaign to confirm the destructive state of the GOP. But if it's the Trump circus that finally opens some pundits' eyes, so be it."

While I agree with you that Trump is [more]

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Calabogie replied to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 9:20 AM

Re: Christian Hackenberg

I think the sanctions against Penn State hurt Hackenberg more than the coaching change. The offensive line has been horrible the last few years which was depleted due to the sanctions. I just ran across this story this morning.

That [more]

Wed Mar 30

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Calabogie posted to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 10:48 AM

Christian Hackenberg

https://www.fanduel.com/insider/2016/03/29/christian-hackenb...

Interesting article on him. Loyalty is [more]

Sat Mar 26

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Calabogie replied to the Atheist Fools board. 12:25 PM

Re: Hell's Angel: Mother Theresa

She was no saint, that's for sure.

Sorry AM but that's an odd statement on the Atheist Board. lol

I've never been sure why it matters to anyone whether or not she's beatified. It reminds me of the seeming national obsession [more]

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