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schvitzing posted to the AngelMay's Den board. 9:05 PM

Rake

Speaking of TV series, 'Rake' is an Aussie 'Boston legal'--sort of--with a really likable lead, Richard Roxburgh. Roxburgh's character is a dissolute barrister named Cleve, who somehow manages to win, or at least draw, most of the cases he tries. [more]

Sat Mar 14

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schvitzing replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:08 PM

Re: Obama funding Bibi opposition

Even if true, it won't be the first time that the United States, going back to the days of the banana republics, has meddled in the internal affairs of other countries.

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Tue Mar 10

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schvitzing replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:12 AM

Re: WSJ: Obamacare Costs Keep Falling

an example of man-in-the-streets economics

Whatever that means.

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schvitzing replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:01 AM

Re: WSJ: Obamacare Costs Keep Falling

Anytime government gets involved in the private market it ends up being a disaster.

GM just raised its dividend and announced a stock repurchase.


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schvitzing replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:44 AM

Re: WSJ: Obamacare Costs Keep Falling

Projections NEVER meet reality...keep up your rah rah, because it will be more fun when this disaster rears its ugly head.

So states the sage who just made a projection in the same sentence.

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Fri Mar 6

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schvitzing replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:17 AM

Re: Earth not unique after all

Except no one has ever claimed proof of God. This is you lying.

Actually, Aquinas did [or thought he did], in Summa Theologica.

So, are YOU lying...or just ignorant? [You did say "no one has [more]

Wed Mar 4

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schvitzing posted to the Political Asylum board. 11:03 AM

Bibi then

2002:

“There is no question whatsoever that Saddam is seeking and is working and is advancing towards the development of nuclear weapons – no question whatsoever,” Netanyahu, then a private citizen, told the House Committee on Oversight and [more]

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schvitzing replied to the Political Asylum board. 5:07 PM

Re: More Facts

Nah. Anything on this site that takes me more than a couple of minutes is not worth my time.

You can call it what you like...


OK.

I'll call it blowing it out your a$$.

LOL!

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schvitzing replied to the Political Asylum board. 4:27 PM

Re: More Facts

Funny thing about facts it all depends on what subset of facts you choose to list. Unless you provide ALL the facts, your conclusions are baseless.

Fair enough.

No please provide the omitted facts that render those [more]

Thu Feb 19

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schvitzing replied to the Political Asylum board. 4:05 PM

Re: Obama lied about ACA

Guess who gets taped for that other $99,975. You bargin is our burden.

Well said, and totally ignorant.

Insurance is about spreading risk and mitigating expected loss. All insurance.

You place a bet that you hope not [more]

Thu Feb 12

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schvitzing replied to the Television Banter board. 10:46 PM

Re: The Blacklist 020515

And she and we know that her memories of that night are suspect, so there's still room for Red to be her biological father.

or her rich uncle. We did see his back bared in an earlier episode, revealing what appeared to be burn scars. [more]

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schvitzing replied to the Television Banter board. 7:58 PM

Re: The Blacklist 020515

So, what do you think?
Does Lizzy go over to the dark side now that she has the fulcrum?
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Wed Feb 11

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schvitzing replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:00 AM

Re: CaliphorniaLibs HATE SCIENCE

Speaking of science haters, Jedi [your words, not mine], you just committed an ecological fallacy.

LOL!

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Thu Feb 5

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schvitzing replied to the Political Asylum board. 3:26 PM

Re: I Wonder About Rand Paul's Medical Credentia

Duke is a damn good medical school. Paul must have done something.

And what do you call the guy who graduated last in his med school class?

Answer: Doctor.

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Wed Feb 4

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schvitzing posted to the Political Asylum board. 12:08 PM

Why The Germans? Why the Jews?

A new book on the prehistory of the Holocaust by German historian Götz Aly.

I have only read a recent review, and was struck by its lead paragraph , which posed the following hypothetical [Jedi will enjoy this]:

If it were [more]

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schvitzing replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:57 AM

Re: many muslims cheer burned pilot, paris murders

These people operate within a sea of popular approval.

Or indifference.

The banality of evil, much as Hannah Arendt put it.

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schvitzing replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:53 AM

Re: My Anti-Vaccine Solution

This should make everybody happy: the anti-vaxxes, the pro-vaxxs, the politicians, and those who just don't care.

Segregation. Yes, that's correct: separate, but equal.


Might I add that, except for those for whom the vaccine [more]

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schvitzing replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:47 AM

Re: Baroness Deech: The Problem with Israel

"...is that it continues to exist."

False. That's not the problem.


Nor is that what Ruth Deech said,or meant.

Video and text:
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Sun Jan 18

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schvitzing replied to the AngelMay's Den board. 1:19 PM

Re: Oh Boy!

I've taken to using my public library for ebooks and DVDs. We're 330 for season 3 of Homeland.

Meanwhile, we've started on the excellent Danish political TV series, Borgen.
Try it.

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