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Fri Jul 25

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spookysquid replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:00 PM

Re: Why Obama admin has no scandals

the are not hiding the dead bodies of service-folk coming back from the war....

Just a quibble but neither did the previous admin. Attempting to preserve the privacy and dignity of the family as well as that of the fallen service [more]

Mon Jul 21

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spookysquid replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 12:14 PM

Re: head of Air Force hasn't flown a plane

all for the sake of diversity. I'm all for women getting jobs but the Air Force is all about flying aircraft. I think this is probably not going to sit right with the ranks but they will do their job. I would be grating my teeth [more]

Wed Jul 16

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spookysquid replied to the Atheist Fools board. 11:28 AM

Re: Pastor Pederast Rapes 14 Yr. Old Boy

Your appeal to emotion does not work on me.

Appeal to emotion? I stated the facts of what got better. I didn't say "women would feel better knowing some random, jack hatted man didn't monkey with their medications", [more]

Mon Jul 14

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spookysquid replied to the Atheist Fools board. 3:02 PM

Re: Pastor Pederast Rapes 14 Yr. Old Boy

In no way is it now a thing.

There was nothing about this case that had to do with employment. Period. Full stop. ACA is a healthcare law, not an employment law.

Additionally, RFRA has an exception that must met two
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spookysquid replied to the Atheist Fools board. 2:52 PM

Re: the only atheist at work


I'm tempted to agree. But the thing that stands in the way is that religious belief is a form of belief in magic. And the reason that I want others to share my disbelief is that it has been my experience that others who profess to believe in
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spookysquid replied to the Atheist Fools board. 12:40 PM

Re: Pastor Pederast Rapes 14 Yr. Old Boy

What in the world does state employment laws have to do with federal rules on who pays for healthcare benefits?

Federal laws directly related or resembling state laws trump. Or something like that. Therefore, Hobby Lobby could be [more]

Fri Jul 11

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spookysquid replied to the Atheist Fools board. 12:40 PM

Re: geeky stuff

Exotic hardons rule!

I just...I just don't know what to say to that.



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spookysquid replied to the Atheist Fools board. 12:21 PM

Re: Pastor Pederast Rapes 14 Yr. Old Boy

Absent that, states need to pass laws that make it illegal to employ a convicted sex offender (or perhaps just a convicted pederest) that will be working within X number of feet of a minor. At least that would stop situations like the above. [more]

Tue Jul 8

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spookysquid replied to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 11:30 AM

Re: pilot joke

Follow up Pilot Joke:

Two pilots walk out of a bar.

-spookysquid

Mon Jun 2

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spookysquid posted to the Political Asylum board. 1:00 PM

"Not your grandpa’s inequality"

A recent Op-ed from WaPo caught my attention. Titled "Not your grandpa’s inequality" by Robert Samuelson. (1)

Here's the summation against which Samuelson is arguing:

"From this and other studies, two tenets of [more]

Mon May 19

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spookysquid replied to the Atheist Fools board. 4:47 PM

Re: Sophisticated Theology

Think of the "ground of all being" as the hypothetical aether within which every thing exists.

So, the bottom turtle? :)

Thanks for the explanation Loren. That makes more sense now.

-spookysquid

Thu May 15

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spookysquid replied to the Atheist Fools board. 4:47 PM

Re: Why only one Bluefin?

As to why only one drone...

Because we couldn't figure out how to fly a smaller token force.

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spookysquid replied to the Atheist Fools board. 12:32 PM

Re: Sophisticated Theology

‘I’m just trying to be close to the Ground of all Being,

I love it when people get so far along in their isolated train of thought that they use their shorthand to converse with others. It renders them, and the conversation, [more]

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spookysquid posted to the Jewish and Foolish board. 12:26 PM

Kind of a crappy question

I saw yet another post up on Best of poking fun of holier than thou Christian politicians, using references to the "Old Testament"* references to slavery and what not. Whenever this is done, Christians bring up the "new [more]

Tue May 13

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spookysquid replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:52 AM

Re: How an honest climate change debate would lo

The point was not that meteorologists are all deniers. They are not. Nice strawman.*

I do not think that means what you think it means.

It wasn't a strawman. It was a rebuttal to your rebuttal. They claimed appeal to [more]

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spookysquid replied to the Political Asylum board. 1:16 AM

Re: How an honest climate change debate would lo

Red herring. Meteorologists are not climate scientists. They are trained in the forecasting of weather, day to day. Climate is decade to decade, a very different science.

Not a red herring, just highly misleading. Academic and [more]

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spookysquid replied to the Political Asylum board. 1:12 AM

Re: How an honest climate change debate would lo

You might want to pick your appeal-to-authority fallacies a little more carefully. Just sayin'.

I'm sorry Wu, but an old weather guesser* doesn't really cut it for a pro. Take your own quote (within a quote) for [more]

Mon May 12

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spookysquid replied to the Political Asylum board. 4:57 PM

Re: Democrats teach the Republicans

xLife,

I can't see the poster you are responding to, so I'll bring this up in reply to your post:

That's your solution? Run away and hide every 9/11 anniversary? Jesus. Imagine the rightwingnut wig out if Obama took the wimp [more]

Mon Apr 28

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spookysquid replied to the Improve the Fool board. 5:24 PM

Re: FA madness.

Do you Fools in power even consider why a certain post is FAd before pulling the plug on it,
or do you just mindlessly perform a kneejerk deletion of any message FAd?


If the (perceived) censorship is so bad, you could always GBF. [more]

Fri Apr 18

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spookysquid replied to the Military Fools board. 12:23 PM

Re: Servicemen perform in drag at Kadena Air Bas

Pretty sure this is NOT the first time openly gay active service members performed in drag on a military base?

The only thing NEW here is the CERTAIN knowledge that SOME of the performers were gay (some were straight). This is not the [more]

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