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jwiest replied to the Retirement Investing board. 12:34 PM

Re: Obamacare Key to Retiring at 50

Here we are in America, the land of the free and brave, yet Christians are being threatened with jail time for refusing to participate in a gay marriage.

You know, the more I think about the persecution complex you've succumbed to, [more]

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jwiest replied to the Retirement Investing board. 10:43 AM

Re: Obamacare Key to Retiring at 50

Modern humanistic/secular/materialistic progressivism is all about creating a controlled society where everyone serves the state and freedom is extremely limited.

Actually, you owe all your freedoms to that [more]

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jwiest replied to the Retirement Investing board. 2:12 PM

Re: Obamacare Key to Retiring at 50

BTW jwiest, I never said I was immune.

My apologies then, I misread...and I confess didn't read the whole thread. Based on the comment I quoted, I thought you were treating your lifestyle as an insurance policy. I have no doubt it [more]

Sat Apr 25

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jwiest replied to the Retirement Investing board. 2:34 PM

Re: Obamacare Key to Retiring at 50

We have lived liked this for over 20 years and because if it, have no medical problems. I don't even need glasses.

"Because of it"? You don't know this. How you live will not prevent you from getting cancer, or even having a [more]

Fri Apr 24

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jwiest posted to the Battery Technology board. 12:21 PM

Flow batteries

This looks promising:

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/04/23/business/energy-environmen...

The [more]

Tue Apr 21

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jwiest posted to the Atheist Fools board. 2:31 PM

Catholic funeral

It's been ages since I've set foot in a church, I'd forgotten what it was like. It was quite a mixed crowd, so not everyone sang or took part in the ritual cannibalism, but those who did...

Wow. I never really realized that there really [more]

Mon Apr 20

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jwiest posted to the Political Asylum board. 10:46 AM

Delusional White Men

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Sat Apr 18

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jwiest replied to the Imp This Ride board. 11:17 AM

Re: Things that are kind of hard for me to deal with

People used to call me all the time about this stuff.

Now they have Macs.

;-)

Fri Apr 17

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jwiest replied to the Atheist Fools board. 10:12 AM

Re: Muslim Extreme Misogyny

Seriously, let's hear from you all.

This is the definition of trolling. You suddenly decide you need to see everybody's credentials, at the time and place of your choosing? What a classic brownshirt mentality. What a...

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Wed Apr 15

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jwiest replied to the Atheist Fools board. 12:02 PM

Re: Guns keeping owners safer?

Yes because we had such great success with Prohibition and the drug war.

Hardly anybody comes home at the end of a long day and wants a good stiff gun...on the rocks...

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jwiest replied to the Conservative Fools board. 11:59 AM

Re: Why 0bama pretends to be Christian

For a long time, I was trying to figure out why 0bama pretended to be a Christian.

After a post like that, I'm more interested in why you pretend to be.

Tue Apr 14

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jwiest replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:48 AM

Re: What Would Salk Think Today?

What is different today versus sixty years ago is that back then people were terrified of diseases like polio because they had first hand knowledge.

To veer OT...this is exactly the same reason we're suffering the decline of the [more]

Mon Apr 13

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jwiest replied to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 2:51 PM

Re: Five Great Sentances

1. You cannot legislate the poor into prosperity, by legislating the wealthy out of prosperity.

No, but you can tax the wealthy at the same rate as honest labour, and use the proceeds to build infrastructure, which then employs labour [more]

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jwiest replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:33 AM

Re: Stunning

The Cubans who will be able to continue supporting ISIS ...

The Cubans.
Supporting ISIS.
The Cubans...

Is this what the right has devolved to? Like manatees with Idea Balls*, they just put anything together to [more]

Sat Apr 11

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jwiest posted to the Political Asylum board. 6:16 PM

Is it really Hillary?

Okay, I'll vote for Hillary over anybody in the clown train that is the GOP, but is she really the best the Dems have? I can't see her being able to promote a more progressive agenda, and I don't see her bringing any populist fire or enthusiasm to [more]

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jwiest replied to the Atheist Fools board. 1:42 PM

Re: Airline Seats and Jewish Men

...and you all sit with your knees apart as if you have to your d*cks plenty of space.

It's because that's the way our hips are made. It's nothing to do with the size of the package, and everything to do with hip direction and [more]

Fri Apr 10

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jwiest replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:34 AM

Re: The bachmann clown car starts

There are 5% to 10% of people that will like Cheney no matter what he does or what he has done, there is 5% to 10% who will hate Cheney no matter what he does or what he has done. Chafe that nut factor out, that means only 3% to 8% sane rational [more]

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jwiest replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:32 AM

Re: Do cop's lives matter?

I'm pretty sure you don't care at all about "cop's lives". Weren't you one of the cheerleaders for the militia when they aimed their loaded guns at the authorities in the Cliven Bundy case? You supported a free-loading rancher and trigger [more]

Wed Apr 8

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jwiest posted to the Political Asylum board. 3:30 PM

The Blue Wall of Silence

I didn't know it had a name:

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Tue Apr 7

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jwiest replied to the Political Asylum board. 2:33 PM

Re: This is a Christian Country...

Unless you are talking about today, it wasn't a country back in the day, just a bunch of land inhabited by all kinds of types.

Uh...right...because the people living in that "bunch of land" didn't think of it as [more]

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