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flyerboys replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3 hours ago

Re: China going Facist?

No paywall.

Interesting article.


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flyerboys replied to the Atheist Fools board. 12:11 AM

Re: Latino enthusiasm problem

I am both pro-choice and very conservative about abortion.

BUT

I know, from very up close, that
anti-abortionism as a LEGAL/POLITICAL stance
ends up with
lots more abortions and
even some otherwise avoidable [more]

Tue Oct 16

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flyerboys polled the Atheist Fools board. 9:12 PM

Poll: Who's Got "the goods" on Trump?

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Yeap. All this weird behavior has a source, somebody(s) has info on Trump he doesn't want to come out, and that somebody is:
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flyerboys replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:42 PM

Re: Pot Tariffs begin in 5..4..3..2.........

if he can avoid making a hash of this then several other nations will be racing to copy the plan and kick start the extra revenue?

I'd barely notice the extra revenue in comparison to the possibility of Mexico joining in and thus [more]

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flyerboys replied to the Atheist Fools board. 7:05 PM

Re: plague on both your parties!!

Ranked voting (lots of versions) fully described with excellent links:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ranked_voting

I would love to see different states try out different [more]

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flyerboys replied to the Atheist Fools board. 4:28 PM

Re: Dems should change on immigration

But they're also afraid of what happens if those new ingredients get "melted" into the American culture, and change that culture. After all, even with a melting pot analogy, if you add new metals into the "generic" American [more]

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flyerboys replied to the Atheist Fools board. 4:23 PM

Re: plague on both your parties!!

There is nothing constitutional nor politically necessary about the political party system as we have it. They exist as they do through a process of

1) long historical evolution (initiated with Jeffersonians vs. Hamiltonians followed after [more]

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flyerboys replied to the Atheist Fools board. 4:17 PM

Re: IPCC reports...

I have had it with Bob's misrepresentations. He seems to be either a consciously malicious scoundrel/bot or a manic person with bizarrely anti-social tendencies. I now only read his posts when they are imbedded in controversies within [more]

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flyerboys replied to the Atheist Fools board. 4:10 PM

Re: Latino enthusiasm problem

Most politically engaged folks do not understand how difficult and voting is if you are poor and working and harassed by life itself, and so not enough attention has been paid to dull logistics to assist them. Get out the vote drives need far more [more]

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flyerboys replied to the Atheist Fools board. 2:15 PM

Re: Trump reneges

Not a great opening salvo in the shadow primary.


If you actually thought this (Trump/Poch/DNA rebuttal) was her opening salvo, you are absorbing too much (admittedly loudest) idiotically "reality show/entertainment" [more]

Mon Oct 15

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flyerboys posted to the Atheist Fools board. 11:35 PM

30 secs. of Thaddeus Stevens...

...speech in Congress. On the way to abolishing slavery Stevens took the time to say, gloriously and bluntly, what I think about today's GOP.

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flyerboys posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:01 PM

"Work" and "Labor" in time

Really interesting review of what i expect is a useful book. I might even have to read it.

WORK: THE LAST 1,000 YEARS
By Andrea Komlosy

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flyerboys replied to the Atheist Fools board. 6:12 PM

Re: IPCC reports...

DrBob may be optimistic, but with regard to this he and his ideological fellows are definitely imprudent. Definitely NOT someone I would want guiding my destiny.


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flyerboys replied to the Atheist Fools board. 6:03 PM

Re: Trump reneges

I'm a little less than 1/128 African, and a little more than 1/32 Native American (my mulatto slave ancestor probably had a native American G-G grandparent, in addition to my much more recent Native American ancestor).

It ain't [more]

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flyerboys replied to the Atheist Fools board. 2:56 PM

Re: Dems should change on immigration

The label, "The Melting Pot", had its origins in racist ideology and is permanently tainted as a label regardless of what you might mean by using that label. Ask most Afro-Americans, and based on their personal experience and history, to [more]

Sun Oct 14

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flyerboys replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:35 PM

Re: OT: If you need a pick me up ...

Truly fabulous.

thanx

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flyerboys replied to the Atheist Fools board. 7:08 PM

Re: Dems should change on immigration

Native American culture is (well duh) the oldest and most deeply rooted of all USAian cultures. It cannot "assimilate" without betraying its ancestry and utterly vanishing, and unfortunately years of ugly quasi-genocidal policies [more]

Wed Oct 10

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flyerboys replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:37 AM

Re: Sears preparing for bankruptcy

Lorenzo stripped Eastern of valuable assets, then took the empty husk into bankruptcy, so the other stakeholders didn't get much.

How does the BofD get paid off? Lap dancing porn stars? New sinecures? or real moolah routed [more]

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flyerboys replied to the Atheist Fools board. 1:50 AM

Re: Mikey

Grew up mountaineering in the Sierra Nevada of California and helped raise a passel of nieces and nephews the same.

A now grown niece told me one of her earliest memories was of being on a high alpine ridge with her older brother, some of [more]

Mon Oct 8

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flyerboys replied to the Atheist Fools board. 1:18 PM

Re: An Ill-Considered Promise

What is desperately needed, and was the crux of the founder's unwritten constitutional agreements, traditions and arrangements was and is

CIVILITY

which requires respect and discretion, and has no hard and fast rules
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