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Sun Jul 26

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FoolishVintner replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:44 PM

Re: RIP GOP

"You are confusing successful election strategy with public opinion, which is the subject of this thread. "


I am not confusing anything. Public opinion is registered by sucessful elections.


No it isn't. [more]

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FoolishVintner replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:35 PM

Re: RIP GOP

Apparently you and your reccing fools are OK with your Doctor and your Auto mechanics working in secret on your behalf, violating the established rules and standards of their professions as the deal with you, and in short flat out lying to you. [more]

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FoolishVintner replied to the Political Asylum board. 2:09 AM

Re: RIP GOP

"But yes, the Clinton's style of politics can be considered "amoral," and even Machiavellian at times. But at least we know what we get with the Clintons, and along with their maddening personal moral failings (of which I'm sure [more]

Sat Jul 25

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FoolishVintner replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:31 PM

Re: RIP GOP

Actually what is killing the Republican Party is a lack of amorality

I have to believe that either you are joking, or I am misunderstanding your post. Are you actually insinuating that the Republican clown car is full of moral people? [more]

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FoolishVintner replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:12 PM

Re: RIP GOP

The public esteem is so low that the last 2 Congressional elections effected a sea change of representatives for the Republicans in the House and the Senate.

You are confusing successful election strategy with public opinion, which is [more]

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FoolishVintner replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:49 AM

Re: RIP GOP

There’s no way to draw a straight line between the rise of Donald Trump and the fact that a Pew Research Center poll found that public opinion of the Republican Party is at is lowest level in the history of the poll

Oh yes there is! [more]

Wed Jul 15

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FoolishVintner replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 1:50 PM

Re: charlie FA'd my post

There are a few thousand different religions and quite a few non-religious sources of moral codes

Like what? What moral code precedes the Ten Commandments?


Native American tribes had sophisticated moral codes that had [more]

Tue Jul 14

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FoolishVintner replied to the Political Asylum board. 2:13 AM

Re: Chart: Stunning Failure Of Republican Congre

Let's repeat for the millionth time: Government does NOT create jobs. Only the private sector does.

Heh heh. For five years, the Obamaphobes were screaming from the mountaintops that government stimulus doesn't create jobs. Now that [more]

Sun Jul 5

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FoolishVintner replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:51 AM

Re: What will Climate Activists do?

Science once held to the flat earth.

This lie is even worse than "scientists in the 70s predicted an ice age."

The flat earth theory is a product of the religious mindset, and was thoroughly abandoned thousands of [more]

Sat Jul 4

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FoolishVintner replied to the Atheist Fools board. 11:06 AM

Re: Religious Liberty question

Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; Proggies always seem to ignore that second part.

Wow, in one sentence you have got your facts exactly backwards, you've made [more]

Wed Jul 1

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FoolishVintner replied to the Political Asylum board. 5:40 PM

Re: Oaklahoma Supreme Court, 10 Commandments Mus

Why? Judges are activists only when they legislate from the bench as Roberts did with ACA.

It seems judges only "legislate from the bench" when they render decisions that you don't like.

Mon Jun 29

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FoolishVintner posted to the Political Asylum board. 11:28 PM

consolation for conservatives

This has been a tough week for conservatives, hasn't it? Particularly with regard to the Supreme Court decisions. SCOTUS overturned the final legal challenge to the ACA, it legalized same-sex marriage throughout the nation, and it struck down [more]

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FoolishVintner replied to the Political Asylum board. 4:30 PM

Re: Secession In The Air, Or Domestic Terrorism

So far as I can tell, the terms "judicial activism" and "legislating from the bench" is synonymous with "decisions that I don't agree with."

Mon Jun 22

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FoolishVintner replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:15 AM

Re: Republicans on the wrong side of history

The majority of Republicans are against racism and have been even while the Democrats resisted civil rights in America 50 years ago.

The fact that you had to slip in those last three words tells us all we need to know about the [more]

Sat Jun 20

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FoolishVintner replied to the Atheist Fools board. 11:05 AM

Re: "It was God who made this happen"

If she wants to say that god was the hero for helping her stop the killings, doesn't that also directly mean that god was the villain for causing the attacks in the first place? That's the same problem with thanking god for the successful treatment [more]

Fri Jun 19

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FoolishVintner replied to the Atheist Fools board. 8:38 PM

Re: "It was God who made this happen"

If it was god who helped her stop more killing, why couldn't god have stopped all the killings?

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FoolishVintner replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:40 PM

Re: The Democrat "Field"

If we could spend our way to prosperity, we would have done it by now.

Actually, spending could very well function almost as a basic definition of prosperity. We certainly "spent our way to prosperity" during and immediately [more]

Tue Jun 16

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FoolishVintner replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:40 AM

Re: Water Wars Have Begun In Earnest

This will be another Solyndra-like money pit that will never make money.

We should hope so. If it is anything like the Department of Energy loans that were made as part of the Recovery Act (of which Solyndra was just one of many), [more]

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FoolishVintner replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:31 AM

Re: Water Wars Have Begun In Earnest

If this high speed train was economically feasible, the private sector would be building it. Since it isn't, any reasonable person could conclude that this money losing proposition.

Oh good grief, is there no end to your naivety? [more]

Mon Jun 15

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FoolishVintner replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:28 AM

Re: Water Wars Have Begun In Earnest

High speed choo-choo to Fresno is dumb at the price they're paying.

The price we're paying is a few billion dollars a year to get the thing built. The first high speed rail system in the country, one which will connect virtually all [more]

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