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Fri Jul 18

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:23 AM

Re: Obama and the Hatch Act

Sorry. He can't begin to live up to the standards set by Reagan and Nixon.



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It doesn't excuse the idiot prez odama.

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Thu Jul 17

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icono5 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 12:47 PM

Re: Wh*re On Women

<<Even as child watching JFK's funeral, and Teddy in the neck brace after Chappaquiddick, I looked upon their wives as martyrs for their husbands because of the gossip concerning the Kennedy husbands penchant for [more]

Fri Jun 20

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icono5 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 11:37 AM

Re: Is it just me ...

As always, genetics does play a role. And growing up under the thumb of one of the coldest, most arrogant public figures in contemporary American history probably didn't promote much civility.

Steve

Thu Jun 12

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:44 AM

Re: Fallout from the Cantor loss

By contrast, most illegals--still largely from Mexico--come here simply because they cannot find sufficiently remunerative work back home.


<<No they aren't FROM Mexcio. They are passing through Mexico FROM Central American [more]

Wed Jun 11

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 5:38 PM

Re: Fallout from the Cantor loss

cjb44: "if that was true, why are illegals getting in-state tuition for college?"

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This is a state-by-state determination--you know, the idea of localized control that conservatives are (usually) so fond [more]

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 5:31 PM

Re: Fallout from the Cantor loss

Colovion: "Pretty much regardless of how you divvy up the land area last election the GOP would still have won the House."

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The above claim is factually and unequivocally false. In the aggregate, Democratic U.S. [more]

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 5:27 PM

Re: Fallout from the Cantor loss

Colovion: Nah, clearly the proper solution is to take these kids away from their brown parents and give them to white people. I mean that's the logical endpoint of the Dem policies and desires so it must be what they really, truly hope for in their [more]

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 5:23 PM

Re: Fallout from the Cantor loss

cjb44: Isn't there primary sin breaking the law? As in, sneaking into the Country illegally, working illegally, not paying taxes and so on.

Their sin is being criminals.
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Using the word [more]

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 1:25 PM

Re: Eric Cantor Losing GOP Primary Race?

" I applaud GOP-purity on immigration, sending black folk back to the plantation... "

SaintPatrick1: Who was the first gop president again?
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Ugh. This spurious denial of historical evolution--yet [more]

Sun Jun 8

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:12 AM

Re: GOP is Heading for a World of Hurt on Bergdahl

I wish I could be optimistic about the subject line in the OP. But I'm not. As other current threads on this board reveal, we are a crisis culture; we do not, in a deep irony, change what is most deeply broken until it is nearly beyond repair . . . [more]

Sat Jun 7

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icono5 replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 11:20 AM

Re: 1% Hate Your Vacation Time & Retirement

" . . . and also in the direction of market reforms that would send us back towards less secure employment, longer hours, greater work discipline."

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Interesting. I've long [more]

Mon Jun 2

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icono5 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 7:27 PM

Re: disorientation

Dorm move-in is 8/21. This is going to be weird for us.

Reading your post made me very anxious, and my oldest daughter is only nine.
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Ha! Mine just turned 12, and I think every day about the challenges of [more]

Thu May 29

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icono5 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 3:48 PM

Re: another shooting, more gun violence

Come on, Al. The disorder is either physical or mental. Which is it?

It is a mental developmental disorder - which is different from a mental illness.

This may seem like nitpicking, but there's enough prejudice against people with [more]

Wed May 28

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 5:20 PM

Re: Puzzled.

You can like Elizabeth Warren's policies, but you can't explain why a woman who has absolutely zero Cherokee or Native American heritage pretended otherwise without considering that she has some serious ethical issues.
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Tue May 27

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:43 PM

Re: Puzzled.

In her autobiography, Warren notes that the "shrewd" of evidence (interesting inversion of spelling you've got there!) consists of a long oral history within her family tree. She notes that none of her immediate family members were formally [more]

Mon May 26

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:21 PM

Re: Puzzled.

Yes, there's more.

Imagine just for a minute the story of Elizabeth Warren.

That's pretty much what liberals think of Indians, and pretty much why I think little of them.
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Ridiculous. After that [more]

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:12 PM

Re: Puzzled.

Most forms of political correctness, genuine of fabricated for point scoring, is silly. It's had an incredibly negative impact on so many people, organizations, whatever. It's also a huge negative towards liberalism, just one of the many reasons I [more]

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