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by houndawg
Fri Jan 08, 2021 3:59 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Democratic Base
Replies: 56
Views: 1905

Re: The Democratic Base

Their supporters won't tolerate moderation. :coffee: I was just referring to the "more moderate" phrase. Anything short of an insurrection that lays siege to the capitol building will actually be a step in the "more moderate" direction. Sic transit moderation.. :coffee:
by houndawg
Wed Jan 06, 2021 6:57 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Facebook is a Doomsday Machine
Replies: 42
Views: 1072

Re: Facebook is a Doomsday Machine

300,000 dead and the nation running out of ICU beds with another 100,000 dead by the end of January. :coffee: The nation isn't running out of ICU beds. HHS has data and it clearly shows we have available beds. Now what is in question is how many of those ICU beds are COVID and which are other. This...
by houndawg
Wed Jan 06, 2021 6:51 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: 2020 General Election
Replies: 4548
Views: 86709

Re: 2020 General Election

Some notes about the Georgia runoff. I think Purdue will beat Ossoff by at least a point but the Loeffler-Warnock race is more unclear. Loeffler was appointed by the governor and has never really had a to fight for a seat in congress, and it shows. She's just too robotic and from what I've seen peo...
by houndawg
Wed Jan 06, 2021 6:48 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Vote reparations
Replies: 34
Views: 953

Re: Vote reparations

The author is an assistant professor at Washington and Lee University School of Law...and John StOnge has convinced me that people with advanced degrees have a much higher IQ than people like me with a lowly BA...so I trust him that he’s correct... C’mon man! That would be like assuming that all su...
by houndawg
Wed Jan 06, 2021 6:40 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Official "Making America Great Again" Thread
Replies: 6429
Views: 495454

Re: The Official "Making America Great Again" Thread

Hospitals must now post prices online https://www.cnbc.com/2021/01/05/hospitals-must-now-post-their-prices-online-how-consumers-may-benefit.html This is great news. It's BS that they wouldn't before. They know what they're going to charge for a procedure or a visit and they know what BCBS will allo...
by houndawg
Wed Jan 06, 2021 6:37 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Hottest members of Congress
Replies: 45
Views: 1340

Re: Hottest members of Congress

Can’t be many candidates. Donks: -AOC - although she a coont. -Tulsi Gabbard. Conks: -Freshman conk Rep Lauren Boebert, 34, who owns Shooters Grill in Rifle, CO. She unseated a 5 term conk incumbent in the conk primary before winning election last month, and has pledged to join the Freedom Caucus. ...
by houndawg
Wed Jan 06, 2021 6:35 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Pandemic economics going forward
Replies: 11
Views: 518

Re: Pandemic economics going forward

Winterborn wrote: Mon Jan 04, 2021 9:20 am Can't blame FDR for not wanting to share the limelight. After all he did only serve almost 4 terms and be the direct contributor to why a Constitutional amendment needed to be passed.
good job, bro, never let them see the butthurt no matter how bad it rages through your entire being :thumb:
by houndawg
Wed Jan 06, 2021 6:33 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Pandemic economics going forward
Replies: 11
Views: 518

Re: Pandemic economics going forward

Lol. Declare a fake pandemic, drive tens of millions into poverty, destroy the bulk of the middle class with draconian shutdowns, create the largest wealth transfer to the uber wealthy in history, then create a host of social government dependency programs to “lift the poor downtrodden up”. All und...
by houndawg
Wed Jan 06, 2021 6:21 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Сделаем Америку снова великой! Trump - Russia megathread
Replies: 5679
Views: 498809

Re: Сделаем Америку снова великой! Trump - Russia megathread

SDHornet wrote: Mon Jan 04, 2021 1:18 pm
houndawg wrote: Thu Dec 24, 2020 4:13 am

I think SD stands for "Super Deep" :coffee:
In your mom. :mrgreen:
She always laughed whenever she mentioned you. How ya doin, Shorty?
by houndawg
Sat Jan 02, 2021 6:09 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Who Else Does Trump Pardon?
Replies: 21
Views: 673

Re: Who Else Does Trump Pardon?

For what? For what!? Obama's guilty as hell of many crimes, but we all know he's not going to be prosecuted for any of that, so Trump can just make it official. Pardon him of his crimes now. While he's at it, pardon Hillary as well. You're like the Japanese soldiers that were popping up on Pacific ...
by houndawg
Sat Jan 02, 2021 6:07 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Who Else Does Trump Pardon?
Replies: 21
Views: 673

Re: Who Else Does Trump Pardon?

Exactly. Just like the allegations of wide spread election fraud in 2020, there’s nothing there. Yep. Sent from my Pixel 4a using Tapatalk Obstruction of Justice, if he weren't in office. The elephant in the room of course is Mr. Wesselberg, from whom we haven't heard a peep since Manafort, Cohen, ...
by houndawg
Sat Jan 02, 2021 5:57 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Hottest members of Congress
Replies: 45
Views: 1340

Re: Hottest members of Congress

Looks like an easy free gun for anybody that wants to take it.

And where is the bi-sexual hottie from AZ?
by houndawg
Sat Jan 02, 2021 5:55 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Facebook is a Doomsday Machine
Replies: 42
Views: 1072

Re: Facebook is a Doomsday Machine

SDHornet wrote: Thu Dec 31, 2020 9:56 pm
AZGrizFan wrote: Sun Dec 27, 2020 12:13 pm

Less private small business, less freedom, more government dependence, more government overreach....yeah. It’s a great formula for success. Proven world wide.
And more politicians bought off by large corporations.
more "wholly owned" than "bought off"...
by houndawg
Wed Dec 30, 2020 4:24 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: 2024 Rumors
Replies: 25
Views: 605

Re: 2024 Rumors

I'm hearing like everyone else that one way or another, Joe won't fulfill his first term. Kamala will just get pushed around by whoever is pulling levers behind the scene. In regards to Reps, I'm reading many want Trump to start a MAGA party. Sounds good, just not sure it would happen. Trump would ...
by houndawg
Wed Dec 30, 2020 4:17 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Facebook is a Doomsday Machine
Replies: 42
Views: 1072

Re: Facebook is a Doomsday Machine

The over reaction to the China Virus will take down America. Plenty of small businesses are already gone for good because of these draconian measures. Less private small business, less freedom, more government dependence, more government overreach....yeah. It’s a great formula for success. Proven w...
by houndawg
Wed Dec 30, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Facebook is a Doomsday Machine
Replies: 42
Views: 1072

Re: Facebook is a Doomsday Machine

You and AZ are good guys, but there's the fear porn from the right that tells us covid is going to take down America, mask are a threat to our freedom ex. The over reaction to the China Virus will take down America. Plenty of small businesses are already gone for good because of these draconian mea...
by houndawg
Wed Dec 30, 2020 4:12 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Republican Base
Replies: 366
Views: 7113

Re: The Republican Base

I am very aware of the arguments for why the Nordic model is not socialism. At the same time, mark my words, people who argue for the Nordic model in the United States are going to be labeled by conservatives as "socialist." The point is that what Sanders wants is the Nordic model. He thi...
by houndawg
Sat Dec 26, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Republican Base
Replies: 366
Views: 7113

Re: The Republican Base

Slippery slope and Bernie the Secret Socialist arguments aside, the closest he gets to reflecting your darkest fears is point 3 of this article. In general though, I don’t think that label means what you think it means to at least Bernie. https://www.politico.com/story/2015/07/14-things-bernie-sand...
by houndawg
Fri Dec 25, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Values Voters Gaining Strength
Replies: 67
Views: 1430

Re: Values Voters Gaining Strength

“Secular” values that is. Is this good or bad for America? Given the association between Trumpism, Covid denial, and evangelicals, I’d say it’s obviously a good thing. I would trust the values and grace of a proclaimed atheist over an evangelical these days: “On issues that the religious right has ...
by houndawg
Fri Dec 25, 2020 9:42 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Coronavirus COVID-19
Replies: 9923
Views: 332039

Re: Coronavirus COVID-19

Question for the pro-shutdown folks: To what do you attribute the fact that non-lockdown states appear (for the most part) to be behaving EXACTLY like those that completely shut down and destroyed their economies? The states who locked down, have mask mandates, etc., etc., seem to have very similar...
by houndawg
Fri Dec 25, 2020 9:40 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Coronavirus COVID-19
Replies: 9923
Views: 332039

Re: Coronavirus COVID-19

If you don’t tell the truth because you feel someone isn’t ready for the truth...is it a lie??? https://twitter.com/aghamilton29/status/1342118994648694786?s=21 If the truth gets you fired and replaced by a botttom-of-the-barrel hack is it OK to lie in a "does this dress make my ass look fat&q...
by houndawg
Fri Dec 25, 2020 9:35 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Сделаем Америку снова великой! Trump - Russia megathread
Replies: 5679
Views: 498809

Re: Сделаем Америку снова великой! Trump - Russia megathread

Twenty years from now you will be able to walk from Cairo, Il, to China on the freighters full of wheat and soybeans. :coffee: If China is left unfettered, 20 years from now the glaciers will be melted and Cairo, IL will be underwater. Anyone worried about climate change should be concerned about C...
by houndawg
Fri Dec 25, 2020 9:27 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: WSJ Writer Shows His Ignorance
Replies: 28
Views: 1236

Re: WSJ Writer Shows His Ignorance

SuperHornet wrote: Thu Dec 24, 2020 6:40 pm Feynman was cool. I liked his Six Easy Pieces....
If you haven't read "Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman" its worth looking up. Dude was also one of the nation's great extemporaneous bullshitters....BSed his way through everything from speaking Chinese to cracking safes
by houndawg
Fri Dec 25, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Republican Base
Replies: 366
Views: 7113

Re: The Republican Base

And the DNC pimped "Russia Russia Russia" for 4 years with no proof. :lol: They had plenty of proof. It's in the Mueller report. Barr spun it as a "nothing." But it's not. The Russians did involve themselves in the 2016 election. They did it in support of Trump. Trump's campaign...
by houndawg
Fri Dec 25, 2020 9:21 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: 2020 General Election
Replies: 4548
Views: 86709

Re: 2020 General Election

Honestly you’re telling me he didn’t win by 7M but there are the votes so I’m really not sure what you’re saying, aside from Trump lose if we took enough legal votes away from Biden He won the popular vote by 7m. You do know that's not how we elect the POTUS, right? :coffee: Baby steps I guess....h...