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MasonMcDan replied to the Apple board. 1:47 PM

Re: Apple's Pay Day Begins

I went to Whole Foods this morning without my wallet to try this out.

Bought a few things, pulled out the phone and placed it near the swiper. The phone woke up and showed me a pic of my Wells Fargo debit card and the glowing thumbprint. I [more]

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MasonMcDan replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:37 AM

Re: Biden's Cocaine Kids

PS Did you mean "if the DAUGHTER of the founder of MADD was caught drunk driving..." or are you just horrible with analogies?


That's probably a better analogy.

Sun Oct 19

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MasonMcDan replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:18 PM

Re: Biden's Cocaine Kids

That said, I think that most hatred that comes towards her is because of her success during that campaign. It was frustrating for people who wanted McCain/Palin to fail --- to watch her do well at the debates and the [more]

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MasonMcDan replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:12 PM

Re: Biden's Cocaine Kids

That's similar to saying that if you oppose dishonesty then you can never tell a lie. I am opposed to drunk driving but I must admit I have done it before.

Yeah, but if a founder of MADD was caught driving drunk, that would be an [more]

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MasonMcDan replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:48 PM

Re: Obama Accomplishment #492

What you say is true. I would be much more inclined to agree with your approach if I had confidence that the violence would permanently be restricted to that region of the world.

Mark


The US has a history of "going [more]

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

Re: Biden's Cocaine Kids

Lulz. If any one of us started in on Chelsea Clinton (who is way over your "age limit" and actively does seek a public life) you people would throw a fit.

I'm all for going after Chelsea if she starts to lobby for Goldman [more]

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MasonMcDan replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:23 PM

Re: Biden's Cocaine Kids

Not sure that is true during the election. Some of them had press agents after the election to be sure, but before or during?


Biden's kid is fair game. 40-something doing coke? Absolutely.

As for the Palin kids, I think [more]

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MasonMcDan replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:58 AM

Re: Election over country

Dominoes falling in Asia.

When I was younger in Georgia , I briefly did some home repair work with Rich Rusk, the son of Dean Rusk who came up with the domino theory.

He was a pretty liberal guy in his 40s at the time. Said [more]

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MasonMcDan replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:45 AM

Re: Obama Accomplishment #492

Speaking of pulling out of Iraq and health care......does ISIS have a functional website?


ISIS will cease to be our problem, and become the region's problem when we hand it over.

The middle east has a nice long history [more]

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MasonMcDan replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:42 AM

Re: Yes, the NIH Budget Was Cut

First rule of government, more money doesn't equate to better results.

more money doesn't equate to better results.

But sometimes it does. A great deal of thought and discussion goes into NIH and CDC budget priorities. [more]

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MasonMcDan replied to the Political Asylum board. 1:18 AM

Re: Only Questions From Experts, Please

Too much blame for Pillotex probably, too much credit for Dollar General. But they always walk away with the large dollars no matter what, failed turn around situation, sweet spot on fire story.


Compare and contrast Purdue of [more]

Sat Oct 18

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MasonMcDan replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:17 PM

Re: Yes, the NIH Budget Was Cut

It's about priorities and there was alot of wasteful projects that got funded over ebola research.

Did you miss this part?

Research on an Ebola vaccine, at $37 million in 2010, was halved to $18 million in [more]

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MasonMcDan replied to the Apple board. 9:08 PM

Re: Yosemite available, Apple event...

The optimum user interface for different screen sizes will not be the same

Unless some iteration of Google Glass takes off, and everything is a heads-up display. Then everything is field of vision.

That kind of takes the [more]

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MasonMcDan replied to the Political Asylum board. 8:54 PM

Re: Obama Accomplishment #492

That was Obama's election trick too, or didn't you notice.


Yeah, too bad he didn't do anything about health care, or get us out of Iraq and Afghanistan. Those two big planks of his platform agenda.

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MasonMcDan replied to the Political Asylum board. 8:52 PM

Re: Obama Accomplishment #492

I know Obama is black, but can't you join me in congratulating this GREAT thing (OIL) that Obama is making cheaper and more plentiful?


Actually, OPEC is drilling furiously to flood the market and lower prices to scare out [more]

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MasonMcDan replied to the Political Asylum board. 8:50 PM

Re: Obama Accomplishment #492

Join me in congratulating President Obama for making America a RECORD oil producer, driller, and Fracker.


Did you miss the renewables records? How about the coal reduction? How about CO2 emissions?

Cheer the hate young [more]

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MasonMcDan replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:36 PM

Re: Obama Accomplishment #492

Required MPG (miles per gallon) for cars when Obama took office: 27.5
Required MPG for light trucks/SUVs when Obama took office: 23
MPG requirement by 2016 for cars, light trucks/SUVs: 35.5
MPG required by 2025: [more]

Fri Oct 17

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MasonMcDan replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:42 PM

Re: How to lose a whole generation of Democrats

I guess it depends more on how well their school district is funded, really, if that really was all that was served.

If that's all the student took from a selection because they had to take something from each of several foodgroups, I'd say [more]

Thu Oct 16

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MasonMcDan replied to the Political Asylum board. 8:07 PM

Re: This week Obama fundraises AGAIN.

The word 'democratic' is an adjective. What you meant to say was "the Democrat Party".

Mark


Says Mark of the Republic party.

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

Re: This week Obama fundraises AGAIN.

Then I read someone believes the President's job is to be the head of the Democratic Party.


You guys are confused. It's just a fact. He's leader of the democratic party. Washerman-Schultz is head of the DNC, Obama is leader of [more]

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