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by kalm
Wed Jun 19, 2019 5:59 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Political memes, Posters, Funny Pics, Etc.
Replies: 5074
Views: 297369

Re: Political memes, Posters, Funny Pics, Etc.

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by kalm
Wed Jun 19, 2019 5:45 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Official "Making America Great Again" Thread
Replies: 4300
Views: 229765

Re: The Official

Ivytalk wrote:
kalm wrote:
Oh. I thought it was “wildly successful”?

You mean you question what you thought? :?

Put a period there, Wilmer.


I was quoting CID...

And make me

by kalm
Wed Jun 19, 2019 5:26 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Miscellaneous news items that don't warrant their own thread
Replies: 2973
Views: 181086

Re: Miscellaneous news items that don't warrant their own thread

Russia turns back North Dakota Based B52's. Russia: Our Fighters Turned Back B52 Bombers B52 bombers were intercepted by Russian fighter jets over the Baltic Sea and Black Sea yesterday according to the Russian government. And it appears the bombers had taken off from Minot Air Force Base. Why not?
by kalm
Wed Jun 19, 2019 5:16 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chinese Trade War
Replies: 130
Views: 3915

Re: Chinese Trade War

Who was it on here talking about broken supply chains? https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-06-17/world-s-top-bicycle-maker-says-era-of-made-in-china-is-over To my Friedman loving friends IT and UNI88...in your face! Not Level “The world is no longer flat,” said Tu, borrowing from Thomas Fr...
by kalm
Wed Jun 19, 2019 5:07 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Official "Making America Great Again" Thread
Replies: 4300
Views: 229765

Re: The Official

Fair enough...if you promise to no longer yconflate supply side with long term growth that benefits the middle class. Give me a credit card without restrictions and I can make it rain too. :lol: For those interested...here’s a far better take than Forbes. https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-j...
by kalm
Tue Jun 18, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Official "Making America Great Again" Thread
Replies: 4300
Views: 229765

Re: The Official

Don’t worry, the debt will become important again and austerity will be preached the next time a Democrat is in office. You mean *real* debt? Or the artificial “debt” that buried the Soviet Union? That debt? Don’t go conflating Congressional largesse spending with capitalism/socialism people might ...
by kalm
Tue Jun 18, 2019 6:28 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Official "Making America Great Again" Thread
Replies: 4300
Views: 229765

Re: The Official

Are you referring to socialistic policies in mixed economies or... Pol Pot? https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=cphNpqKpKc4 Do you mean socialistic policies sprinkled into an otherwise wildly successful supply side cult? Because that’s what we are- and it doesnt mean we need to sprinkle more socialist su...
by kalm
Tue Jun 18, 2019 5:35 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Official "Making America Great Again" Thread
Replies: 4300
Views: 229765

Re: RE: Re: The Official

The cult of supply side... :nod: Which is worse? The cult of supply side or the lunacy of thinking that socialism will work this time? Sent from my XT1650 using Tapatalk Are you referring to socialistic policies in mixed economies or... Pol Pot? https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=cphNpqKpKc4
by kalm
Mon Jun 17, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Official "Making America Great Again" Thread
Replies: 4300
Views: 229765

Re: The Official "Making America Great Again" Thread

Capitalism Will Save Us -- If Only We Let It Steve makes some excellent points in defense of capitalism What do you think Kalm? I'll just comment on this statement: Every time the U.S. has enacted big tax cuts, its economy has blossomed. The economy's post-Obama pickup came from the 2017 tax reduct...
by kalm
Mon Jun 17, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Official "Making America Great Again" Thread
Replies: 4300
Views: 229765

Re: The Official "Making America Great Again" Thread

Capitalism Will Save Us -- If Only We Let It More to the point, capitalism creates the wealth that makes welfare states possible. That's why more and more Europeans are looking at pro-capitalist reforms, such as low taxes, to gin up their economies. Steve makes some excellent points in defense of c...
by kalm
Mon Jun 17, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Rural Americans would be serfs if we abolished the Electoral College
Replies: 283
Views: 5987

Re: Rural Americans would be serfs if we abolished the Electoral College

Cynics are altruistic by nature. :nod: Btw, Trump trails Biden by 10 and Bernie by 9 in the latest Fox News poll. He trails Biden by 11 in Michigan. Quit trolling the poor conks. :ohno: Polls close to 17 months before an election are meaningless...Wake me up with a poll update a year from now.. One...
by kalm
Mon Jun 17, 2019 5:02 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Chinese Trade War
Replies: 130
Views: 3915

Re: RE: Re: Chinese Trade War

We already sent “our business” to those other guys - we no longer get our “rubber dog sh1t” from China, and haven’t for some time It doesn’t take high tech in manufacturing to produce what China used to produce for us en masse - tshirts, plastic furniture, cheap shoes, single use plastics, etc. Tha...
by kalm
Sun Jun 16, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: U.S. Open Championship 2019
Replies: 3
Views: 110

Re: U.S. Open Championship 2019

Ivytalk wrote:Woodland holds off Koepka by 3 strokes to win at Pebble Beach. Woods finishes 11 back. Spieth totally melts down on last day.


They all seemed like they ran out of gas. Good to see Woodland win a major. I’ve been a fan ever since the video from this year’s
Waste Management Open.
by kalm
Sun Jun 16, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Rural Americans would be serfs if we abolished the Electoral College
Replies: 283
Views: 5987

Re: Rural Americans would be serfs if we abolished the Electoral College

The now Democrat-controlled House of Representatives introduced a bill to eliminate the Electoral College. Since they didn't win the last presidential election under the rules that have existed for almost 250 years, they now want to change the rules. Below is the explanation of why this is a very, ...
by kalm
Sun Jun 16, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Rural Americans would be serfs if we abolished the Electoral College
Replies: 283
Views: 5987

Re: Rural Americans would be serfs if we abolished the Electoral College

No. I'll make my call when the time is right...like I did in 2016 when I predicted a Trump victory in July. :coffee: Question: Do you think Trump is going to become more likeable between now and November 2020? Otherwise, the Dems only lose this if they nominate someone equally as unlikeable. :coffe...
by kalm
Sun Jun 16, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Rural Americans would be serfs if we abolished the Electoral College
Replies: 283
Views: 5987

Re: Rural Americans would be serfs if we abolished the Electoral College

Cynics are altruistic by nature. :nod: Btw, Trump trails Biden by 10 and Bernie by 9 in the latest Fox News poll. He trails Biden by 11 in Michigan. Quit trolling the poor conks. :ohno: Are you willing to wager on the outcome next November, based on these numbers??? I wouldn’t, and I doubt you woul...
by kalm
Sun Jun 16, 2019 3:16 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Rural Americans would be serfs if we abolished the Electoral College
Replies: 283
Views: 5987

Re: Rural Americans would be serfs if we abolished the Electoral College

Would there be just a tad of bitterness in that statement? Asking for a friend. Cynicism is not exactly bitterness... Look we've seen similar behavior with American tribalism in the recent past there is nothing new in my observation above There's also nothing incorrect (as best as I can tell) Cynic...
by kalm
Sun Jun 16, 2019 1:18 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Voters, Your Foreign Policy Views Stink
Replies: 18
Views: 581

Re: RE: Re: Voters, Your Foreign Policy Views Stink

Ivytalk wrote:
UNI88 wrote:
I don't always agree with him but I like Tommy. He makes me think about things from a different perspective and opens my mind up to other possibilities.

Sent from my XT1650 using Tapatalk

So does LSD! :mrgreen:


You and ‘88 are my two favorite coastal elitists!
by kalm
Sun Jun 16, 2019 7:01 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Educationism
Replies: 66
Views: 1113

Re: Educationism

Another example of how wages have diminished compared to the American Dream... In his magisterial 2005 history, A Nation of Realtors, Jeffrey Hornstein laid out the country-shaping effect of 20th-century housing policy. In the decades following the Great Depression, the federal government—as well as...
by kalm
Sun Jun 16, 2019 6:41 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Voters, Your Foreign Policy Views Stink
Replies: 18
Views: 581

Re: Voters, Your Foreign Policy Views Stink

And liberals. :coffee: How, pray tell, has Mr. Flat-Earth pissed off liberals? Are you Butt-hurt by something he said? Believe it or not but there was a time before Trump where some liberals had issues with globalism, free trade, and the democracy/sovereignty crushing power of multinational corpora...
by kalm
Sat Jun 15, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Voters, Your Foreign Policy Views Stink
Replies: 18
Views: 581

Re: Voters, Your Foreign Policy Views Stink

Ivytalk wrote:
kalm wrote:
Doesn’t he piss off both sides? He Thomas Friedman too?

Thomas Friedman just pisses off conservatives. :coffee:


And liberals. :coffee:
by kalm
Sat Jun 15, 2019 7:03 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Voters, Your Foreign Policy Views Stink
Replies: 18
Views: 581

Re: Voters, Your Foreign Policy Views Stink

Ivytalk wrote:David Brooks has never really been on the right. He’s one of those “conservatives” who desperately wants to be invited to liberal “salons” and cocktail parties. He has been called the “Times token.”


Doesn’t he piss off both sides? He Thomas Friedman too?
by kalm
Sat Jun 15, 2019 6:18 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: AOC = Liberal Goddess
Replies: 438
Views: 16755

Re: AOC = Liberal Goddess

For a guy that unflinchingly looked into the void and saw there was nothing she sure does get your goat easily. I bet your buddy Jim Webb goes into a stuttering rage at the mere mention of her name :lol: For a guy who flips **** about my love affair with Sarah Palin constantly you SURE do seem to h...
by kalm
Sat Jun 15, 2019 6:12 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Educationism
Replies: 66
Views: 1113

Re: RE: Re: Educationism

Ha! My cousin, who moved to Bellingham from Minny St Paul, keeps saying how expensive homes in Seattle are. She can't believe the size of our yard/home. I told her if I hadn't purchased 14 years ago, I couldn't afford it today. I used to get a ton of pussy in the Skagit Valley area..Mt.Vernon, LaCo...
by kalm
Sat Jun 15, 2019 6:09 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Iran War
Replies: 42
Views: 810

Re: RE: Re: The Iran War

Those Muslims sometimes get cocky. Like when they challenged the grandson of Ghengis Khan so he drained all their irrigation canals and then laid waste to Baghdad where the Euphrates first ran red with the blood of a million Muslims and then black from the ink of all the books destroyed in the grea...

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