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  1. Fiona Hill: Putin Sees US As Weak After Trump's 4...

    Fiona Hill: Putin Sees US As Weak After Trump's 4 'Disastrous' Years (businessinsider.com) and elsewhere.
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    Hill also pointed to the Afghanistan withdrawal to explain why...
  2. I think it's possible. Putin is playing a...

    I think it's possible. Putin is playing a geo-political game now to see how much resistance the NATO countries will put up. The US is now seen as weak and inefficient on the world stage and Germany...
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    Old fashioned goulash.

    Old fashioned goulash.
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    My only jury experience came in the early 80's...

    My only jury experience came in the early 80's when I was called to serve on our county's Grand Jury which met every other Tuesday for a 3 month period. It was very informative and I'm glad I...
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    Received our January bill yesterday. $0.00 due...

    Received our January bill yesterday. $0.00 due for this billing period and a remaining $99 credit for the next one. Maybe I've been listening to too many horror stories.
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    I'm guessing that you're not really interested in...

    I'm guessing that you're not really interested in what apps other people have but rather what apps cause people to spend more time using their phone during the day. I keep a couple of news apps, a...
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    When my mother went on home hospice care during...

    When my mother went on home hospice care during her end stage dementia it was a blessing to her caregiver, my youngest brother. She received 3 weekly visits by an aide to assist with bathing and...
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    7 photos and they're all right side up. You go...

    7 photos and they're all right side up. You go girl!
  9. Thread: Conavirus......

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    Did you know that there was a time before the...

    Did you know that there was a time before the internet?
  10. Thread: Conavirus......

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    That's what I find so interesting with stories...

    That's what I find so interesting with stories like this, and we see them every day. Someone constructs a story designed to do a specific thing, in this case to make Republican legislatures look bad,...
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    Why would I attempt to convince you of the merits...

    Why would I attempt to convince you of the merits of something that doesn't exist?

    I've always found it interesting to see news reports which mis-state actions taken by Republican legislators or...
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    Our utility company has an 'even billing' program...

    Our utility company has an 'even billing' program we've been enrolled in for years. Each year they average the previous years charges and bill us the average monthly cost until the end of the year...
  13. Thread: Secession

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    Yes, great example, especially on a local level....

    Yes, great example, especially on a local level. It's too bad the idea of federalizing things best kept on a local level seems to be the primary goal of progressivism.
  14. Thread: Secession

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    The urban/rural divide is interesting to me. I've...

    The urban/rural divide is interesting to me. I've always thought that it wouldn't be quite as stark if the urban folks wouldn't expend so much political capital trying to control everyone else. I've...
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    Leftovers from yesterday, smoked turkey breast,...

    Leftovers from yesterday, smoked turkey breast, mac & cheese, candied yams and white corn.
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    No angst here JP, just pointing out that all...

    No angst here JP, just pointing out that all elections are local and even a little fraud has an impact at the lower levels. That may not be something you're concerned about but that doesn't mean that...
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    We hear that election fraud is negligible in...

    We hear that election fraud is negligible in national elections, but what about local ones? We never hear about those.
    We only vote for President every four years, but we vote for state and local...
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    The only reason to support a federal government...

    The only reason to support a federal government is to coordinate the defense of the country. As far a commerce goes I think it should only be an arbiter of disputes between the states. Of course...
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    All elections are local. Many people consider...

    All elections are local. Many people consider Presidential or Senate elections to be national but they're actually not. Senators run in one state and Presidential contenders run nationally but the...
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    Now you've got me craving SOS. For those...

    Now you've got me craving SOS. For those civilians reading this, that's an acronym you can probably figure out on your own.
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    Haven't thought about that in a while but it was...

    Haven't thought about that in a while but it was a breakfast staple when I routinely ate in mess halls. I really can't say whether they used ground beef in it, my gut says no but I may be wrong.
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    Well that kicks the preferred narrative in the...

    Well that kicks the preferred narrative in the teeth doesn't it?
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    It's interesting to see how narratives are used...

    It's interesting to see how narratives are used regarding all things political these days. Seeing President Biden talk about modern day Jim Crow and joining all Congressional Democrats as they go on...
  24. Thread: January Purge

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    I like fiction, especially epic fantasy, but I...

    I like fiction, especially epic fantasy, but I don't necessarily live there, our neighborhood is zoned as reality only.
  25. Thread: January Purge

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    Me too!

    Me too!
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