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by ppauper
January 2nd, 2019, 7:01 am
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Topic: Spewers of bullshit
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Re: Spewers of bullshit

You once said I was worse than Mr. Hitler.  how you compare to the president ? Assuming that Breitbart got at least the headline right (big stretch), Chomsky’s view seems pretty reasonable. Eb4tix7QTf8 Alan Dershowitz: Well, it’s remarkable how little history people know and how little they are wil...
by ppauper
January 1st, 2019, 9:25 pm
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Topic: Spewers of bullshit
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still, Bloomberg isn't prepared to stop using his private jet (and private helicopter)
He owns a trijet Dassault Falcon 900B, which is registered in Bermuda of all places.  
No doubt he uses it to fly to global warming conferences
by ppauper
January 1st, 2019, 6:28 pm
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Topic: gmail sucks
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Re: gmail sucks

if you read the article, they set up email accounts with various providers and watched as the Democratic emails went to the inbox and the GOP emails went to spam To put these numbers in perspective, let’s examine two closely contested Senate races. In Nevada, Democrat Jacky Rosen averaged over 90% p...
by ppauper
January 1st, 2019, 6:17 pm
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Topic: is twitter for mentally ill people?
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Re: is twitter for mentally ill people?



a doctor who tweeted that she would purposely give Jews the wrong medication has been fired by the Cleveland Clinic
I'm surprised she still has a medical license
by ppauper
January 1st, 2019, 2:27 pm
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Topic: Best martial art style
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Views: 9372

Re: Best martial art style

They wouldn't go for the head without gloves.
You will break your fingers and knuckles without gloves. Use open palm.
by ppauper
January 1st, 2019, 2:13 pm
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Topic: A Music Game II for 2009
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Re: A Music Game II for 2009

indeed, RIP
by ppauper
January 1st, 2019, 2:12 pm
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Topic: Nouvelles de France
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Views: 81461

Re: Nouvelles de France

Methuselah, who lived to be 969, was of course a man, and the story was about the oldest woman
by ppauper
January 1st, 2019, 2:10 pm
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Topic: UK going to the dogs
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Views: 363682

Re: UK going to the dogs

Bollocks. We get far more immigrants from the EU or Commonwealth countries.
I was teasing
2,760 a year is a drop in the ocean, and if there were only 2,760 a year climbing through the hole in the fence on the mexican border, there would be no need for a wall.
by ppauper
January 1st, 2019, 11:37 am
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Topic: Nouvelles de France
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Re: Nouvelles de France

History’s oldest woman a fraud? Russian researchers claim 122-year-old Jeanne Calment was actually a 99-year-old imposter
they think her daughter may have pretended to be her to avoid death taxes

as an aside, Sarah lived to be 127 (see Genesis)
by ppauper
January 1st, 2019, 10:21 am
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Topic: Italy, land of trash.
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Views: 92129

Re: Italy, land of trash.

venice is talking about introducing a "tourist tax" i.e. an entry fee The fee will vary between €2.50 and €10 per person, with exemptions for students, regional residents and people only staying in the city briefly for work or business reasons. it's an awful long time since I visited venice, but it ...
by ppauper
January 1st, 2019, 10:18 am
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Topic: qatar, land of blubber
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Re: qatar, land of blubber

World Cup host Qatar to introduce 100 percent booze tax The policy was revealed by the Qatar Distribution Company, the country's only alcohol store, in a 30-page list of new prices for beer, wines and spirits, citing the introduction of a 100 per cent "excise tax". (snip) A 24-pack of Heineken 330m...
by ppauper
January 1st, 2019, 8:26 am
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Topic: UK going to the dogs
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Re: UK going to the dogs

Sajid Javid is going to send gunboats to the Channel to sink the boats. Britain sends ships to tackle migrant crossing surge In December, around 230 people tried to make the 21-mile (33-kilometre) journey from France to Britain, Javid said. If the surge continues, that will be 2,760 a year. Britain...
by ppauper
January 1st, 2019, 8:21 am
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Topic: Spewers of bullshit
Replies: 59
Views: 946

Re: Spewers of bullshit

Run out and find me a four-year-old child...
you're as bad as Jimmy Savile
You once said I was worse than Mr. Hitler. 
how you compare to the president?
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