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Fri Jan 23

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 8:02 PM

Re: Anti Charlie Hebdo Parade

I'll pass.

Figured. When it comes down to it, you pass. Meaningless post.

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

Re: Anti Charlie Hebdo Parade

Its actually not a contrast. Unless you can tell me about the huge anti-Islamist terrorism march in Afghanistan and how the government didn't ban it. Let me know. I'd be very interested. Then you'd show contrast.

Also the Christian attacks [more]

Wed Jan 21

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 4:24 PM

Re: Breaking: NASA says planet may have cooled

You really don't understand statistics, do you?

I do understand. You don't. Yours is the response of an uneducated idiot who hasn't any idea how statistics work. Great private academy you attended!

Tue Jan 20

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 5:05 PM

Re: Breaking: NASA says planet may have cooled

And guess what? Both are equally valid.

Well, if they both come from the same study, then they are equally valid, in the sense that both were generated by the same process.

That said, they do not carry the same weight for [more]

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:06 AM

Re: The Tea Party Mindset

Liberals place a high value on mitigating harm towards others, while conservatives don't really care, and they're more worried that someone is going to cheat welfare, cheat disability insurance, or cheat SNAP, to get something they "don't [more]

Mon Jan 19

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:56 PM

Re: Ooops

Jedi must be cheering: mooching, lazy France-loving 401k do-nothings strike again! LOL!

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 4:27 AM

Re: Things that puzzle me.

I say, "What if you're wrong?"

I guess I was talking about what "wrong" means and the context in which it is used.

Apart from that, why do you have to project simplistic and silly motivations (Its not a [more]

Sun Jan 18

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 5:17 PM

Re: Things that puzzle me.

I think the similarity you raise is a phony one. The issue with the death penalty is can society kill someone for a heinous crime.

The issue with abortion is way different. It is can the mother, and only the mother, end the [more]

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 5:01 PM

Re: Republicans Are Killing Women

In Alabama, the state has enacted a law creating legal representation for fetuses of women who are not old enough to seek an abortion on their own. The funds are taken from the public defender part of the budget, which has not been increased, which [more]

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 2:47 AM

Re: Obama ranking

FYI, it was Cleveland, not Arthur, who had the two split terms. Supported by his much higher ranking.

And I expect over the next 40 years, Reagan will sink.

Sat Jan 17

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JoelCairo replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 1:54 PM

Re: Neoliberal Capitalism Has Nearly Broken Eart

What makes all the things they listed constitute a "globalized form of neoliberal capitalism"?

Its a problem how the evolution of some words can evolve and confuse.

In the 19th Century liberalism had a very [more]

Fri Jan 16

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JoelCairo replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 9:35 PM

Re: Joel Cairo Got me thinking

Did you put those together one by one 28? Hard work. I'm impressed.

As to the substance, Bush & Co used WMD to start a war that they mismanaged, mishandled, and resulted in a total disaster, and I'm not counting the trillions in debt [more]

Wed Jan 14

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JoelCairo replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 12:19 PM

Re: Socialist Conundrums

Keeping the money you earned is now a "subsidy", must you people render all words meaningless?

Getting money from the government you elected, enacted through the process set up by our Constitution, has nothing to do with the [more]

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JoelCairo replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 10:54 AM

Re: Socialist Conundrums

There are truths, half truths and lies -- yours seems to be the last.

1. America is capitalist and greedy - yet half of the population is subsidized.

Actually, all the population is subsidized, especially people like you, the [more]

Tue Jan 13

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JoelCairo replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 5:53 PM

Re: Scandals

Ooooh! SIXTEEN Watergates! Love it!

Now if he would just sell narcotics to fund missile sales to Iran....

Or set up a clandestine group of employees whose job it is to break into Republican offices and Rush Limbaugh's psychiatrist.

Sat Jan 10

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:26 PM

Re: Brutal French Police Kill Assailant

Sorry, you can only recommend a post to the Best of once.

Tue Jan 6

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 2:49 PM

Re: Putin a chump

cheap fossil fuels in the long term will be bad for global warming and the environment in general

I think the conclusion should be a little more nuanced. In the first place, cheaper oil will add to the death of coal, which couldn't [more]

Sun Jan 4

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JoelCairo replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 11:39 AM

Re: Just makes stuff up

Hey raft, didn't you know Social Security IS fully funded? Really, what's the point of posting if you get such a basic thing wrong?

Wed Dec 31

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

Re: 2-year-old shoots/kills his mom in Idaho Wal

(That in the process helped low income and non-english speaking folks to enter Liberal school districts and suck away resources, with minimal property taxes paid in return)

Such things happen in America. Guess you don't get that this [more]

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JoelCairo replied to the Political Asylum board. 3:11 PM

Re: 2-year-old shoots/kills his mom in Idaho Wal

Great analogy.

To make a great analogy regarding cars would require some modification, to wit:

Congratulations to car makers and their dealers, particularly General Motors and its noble and entitled franchisees for killing [more]

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