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desertdaveataol posted to the Free For All Economics board. 48 minutes ago

Iran threatens to 'rain down 80,000 missiles' on

(Good propaganda ploy. Publicly threaten opponent for saying something they didn't say, then publicly pound yourself on the chest when they "backdown" from doing something they never intended to do.)

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desertdaveataol replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 12:33 AM

Re: Hoplophobic Rant du jour

"The blogger is an idiot and he also didn't say what you say he said."

We all have a different definition of paranoid. That blogger seems to be "on guard" everywhere at every moment. That fits my definition of
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desertdaveataol replied to the Climate Change board. 12:27 AM

Re: Investing In Renewable Energy

Thank you for recommending this post to our Best of feature.

How about this? http://iceagenow.info/2015/05/sitting-dark/

That one works for [more]

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desertdaveataol posted to the Free For All Economics board. 12:25 AM

'I crawled out of my hut to die.

'I crawled out of my hut to die. But the British Army found me. I was close to death, a living corpse': Holocaust survivor who testified at 'Auschwitz's bookkeeper' trial relives her unimaginably harrowing ordeal

Susan Pollack, 84, survived [more]

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desertdaveataol posted to the Military Fools board. 10:56 PM

Fighters fly their Battle of Britain colours

Fighters fly their Battle of Britain colours: Typhoon jet painted in Second World War camouflage joins Hurricane in the skies above Lincolnshire in tribute to brave pilots

In the air: The fighters will appear at air shows across the UK this [more]

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desertdaveataol posted to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 10:50 PM

iPhone saves life

iPhone saves life of father gunned down with a sawn-off double barrelled shotgun by thug just five feet away when bullets [actually it was pellets] hit the smartphone

Daniel Kennedy was shot at near point-blank range by a young [more]

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desertdaveataol posted to the TEOTWAWKI board. 10:41 PM

Grandfather with Alzheimer's, 86, survives extre

Grandfather with Alzheimer's, 86, survives extreme heat, rattlesnakes and dehydration in Mojave Desert for THREE DAYS after wandering from family campsite

Rollande Towne, 86, wandered into the Mojave Desert early Monday morning
Rescuers [more]

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desertdaveataol replied to the Climate Change board. 10:04 PM

Re: Investing In Renewable Energy

Thank you for recommending this post to our Best of feature.
You will be able to recommend 8 more posts today. (explain this)

In the meantime, one dark and windless night...

The link gives me a 404.

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desertdaveataol replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:06 PM

Re: US starts repeal process of COOL

I sure do want to know where my meat is raised!

Reminds me of the time when a friend of mine was asked by his brother to check out a small herd of heifers being imported into Texas from Mexico.

As we moseyed over to the [more]

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desertdaveataol replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 7:47 PM

Re: Hoplophobic Rant du jour

The guy who posted that blog talks about watching everyone, everywhere at every moment sure seems paranoid to me.

The blogger is an idiot and he also didn't say what you say he said.

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desertdaveataol replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 4:55 PM

Re: Hoplophobic Rant du jour

"It's not paranoia, it's awareness."

You say to-ma-to, I say to-mah-to . . .


I say you wouldn't know the difference if it kicked you in the butt.

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desertdaveataol posted to the Free For All Economics board. 4:25 PM

"We are not losing" 2

We were not run out of town, we drove out.

Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, attributed the Ramadi takeover not to ISIS' fighting prowess, but an Iraqi commander's decision to retreat.

"The [more]

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desertdaveataol posted to the Free For All Economics board. 4:21 PM

"We are not losing"

WELL WE SURE AS HELL AIN'T WINNING!

The White House & Pentagon still claim "We are not losing" to ISIS as another city falls to ISIS.

President Obama came under increasing pressure Thursday to overhaul his [more]

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desertdaveataol replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:14 PM

Re: Most Blunt Truth WMT Not Facing

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For the most part, Costco doesn't make money on selling products. They make most of their money by selling those little cards that allow you entrance to their stores. [more]

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desertdaveataol replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 1:36 PM

Re: Hoplophobic Rant du jour

"Yes, yes they do. Just ask your friendly local cop."

I don't disagree, but the guy certainly is every bit as paranoid as many non-gun owners.


It's not paranoia, it's awareness.
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The Color Code [more]

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desertdaveataol replied to the Guns for Sport & Protection board. 1:22 PM

Re: Hoplophobic Rant du jour

"Why? Because I’m “that guy.” I know that bad things happen. Every day. Everywhere."

Yes, yes they do. Just ask your friendly local cop.

When seconds mean life or death the police are only minutes away.
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desertdaveataol replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:18 PM

Re: Most Blunt Truth WMT Not Facing

I'll often stop by the snack bar for their $1.50 Polish/hot dog & large soft drink. It's a loss leader for them but it seems to be some sort of tradition from when Costco first started.

Breakeven at worst, fairly profitable more
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desertdaveataol replied to the Free For All Economics board. 11:40 AM

Re: Free, y'all might want'a read this.

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I always tell new hires, "You're now part of the Red Garter Trailer Park. If anybody messes with you, they mess with us all."

Yeah, I thought [more]

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desertdaveataol replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:39 AM

Re: Most Blunt Truth WMT Not Facing

I use a debit card, not a credit card.

We got the American Express/Costco membership cards so that's one less card for me to carry around.

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