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    My son landed in Uganda earlier today. He's...

    My son landed in Uganda earlier today. He's volunteering for a non-profit NGO whose mission is empowering girls/young women (with skills training and scholarships). I wasn't on board at first, and...
  2. Thread: teevee sucks

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    It's kind of a mind-fuck, which makes it timely...

    It's kind of a mind-fuck, which makes it timely in our current cultural/religious/geo-political times, with "fake news" and "hoaxes" and all. I heard it got panned by the critics, but I'm still...
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    Federal watchdog finds OMB violated law by...

    Federal watchdog finds OMB violated law by withholding Ukraine aid

    "Faithful execution of the law does not permit the president to substitute his own policy priorities for those that Congress...
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    Lewk, Aimless and Rand are right -- impeachment...

    Lewk, Aimless and Rand are right -- impeachment isn't 100% political (as you claimed) but a hybrid mix of politics & law. The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court presides over any presidential...
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    Don't confuse the debates with primaries. The...

    Don't confuse the debates with primaries. The first votes start today (no-excuse in-person absentee in MN). ;)
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    Congress needs to debate (and update) the War...

    Congress needs to debate (and update) the War Powers Act and AUMF right away. And those (R) who want a powerful executive should be re-thinking that. :sour:
  7. Lewk, it's problematic because it's asking people...

    Lewk, it's problematic because it's asking people to pray that a law will be overturned. A Governor's "legally mandated duties" include protecting and defending constitutional protections, ya know. ...
  8. Thread: Australia burning

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    Australia burning

    https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-australia-fires-in-photos-heres-what-we-know-11578259816

    Largest peace-time evacuation in Australia's history. The "leave zone" is over 5,000 square miles. Fires...
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    Steely meant Louis CK ;)

    Steely meant Louis CK ;)
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    Killing this bad guy won't make Iran change its...

    Killing this bad guy won't make Iran change its ways, let alone "make Americans safe". Trump touts it that way on Twitter, and at campaign rallies, but it's delusional. He's escalated tensions in the...
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    The FBI is now investigating Bevin's bizarre...

    The FBI is now investigating Bevin's bizarre pardons.
    https://www.cbsnews.com/news/kentucky-pardons-fbi-possibly-investigating-former-governor-matt-bevin-report-says/

    As for the rest of...
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    Trump interfered with the military chain of...

    Trump interfered with the military chain of command, and prevented them from punishing a soldier who violated codes of conduct.

    "A decorated SEAL team leader, Gallagher was convicted in July of...
  13. More on the White Evangelical Christian political...

    More on the White Evangelical Christian political power structure, and how 'conservatives' are responding to their own hypocrisy/paradox:

    https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-50906346

    I...
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    My beloved cat died yesterday. She was 15 yrs old...

    My beloved cat died yesterday. She was 15 yrs old and had been ill recently, so it wasn't a total surprise. I knew she was living on borrowed time. Thought I'd prepared myself, but that's different...
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    Lewk, if you'd wanted us to debate criminal...

    Lewk, if you'd wanted us to debate criminal sentencing (and its flaws), you SHOULD HAVE made a better thread title.

    But you didn't, because you just wanted to feed your perversion surrounding...
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    The impeachment clause was written into the...

    The impeachment clause was written into the constitution and predates any amendments. :bored:
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    Why do you laugh? ...

    Why do you laugh?

    http://nymag.com/intelligencer/2019/11/barring-impeachment-democrats-could-still-censure-trump.html
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    We need a Barbara Jordan to explain the...

    We need a Barbara Jordan to explain the Constitution and Impeachment to the public, and a Barry Goldwater to explain it to fellow Republicans and Trump.

    But we have neither. :(
  19. Thread: teevee sucks

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    :haha: I only watch the Watchmen because it's...

    :haha: I only watch the Watchmen because it's weird, with a good cast. The Game of Thrones prepared me for being entertained but disappointed. :noob:
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    Ohio's anti-abortion politicians might be dumb...

    Ohio's anti-abortion politicians might be dumb stupid, but they've got stiff competition from other states that want to give full rights to fertilized eggs. It's a crazy competition. :rolleyes:
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    :( I'm amazed that polls suggest farmers (who...

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    I'm amazed that polls suggest farmers (who got Trump into office by a few thousand votes in key midwest states) might be willing to re-elect him, even tho they've been royally screwed by his...
  22. More on Trump as God's Chosen One, this time from...

    More on Trump as God's Chosen One, this time from Rick Perry:
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    https://www.vox.com/2019/11/19/20963757/what-is-ok...

    https://www.vox.com/2019/11/19/20963757/what-is-ok-boomer-meme-about-meaning-gen-z-millennials

    My kids "introduced" me to the OK Boomer meme by making fun of me that I didn't know what it was,...
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    Meanwhile, Bloomberg enters the stage....and...

    Meanwhile, Bloomberg enters the stage....and begins his multi-million dollar media blitz.
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    If we're playing the hyperbole game....then the...

    If we're playing the hyperbole game....then the electoral college has become the tyranny of the minority.

    "Urban dictatorship" is a loaded term, but you knew that. Maybe you should revive Gentry...
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