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"Let's hope these juvenile hecklers take the time to view the extensive photos of the OBAMA/DEMOCRAT "cages" that the DEMOCRATS were just fine with for EIGHT LONG YEARS."
BUMPKIN44 loves being laughed at. Hey, it gives him attention that he doesn't get at home.
This is what real fascists do.
Real fascists organize together and protest their government's detention of people in camps? Tell me more.
Conceptually if you made 3 stacks of 100 dollar bills between here and the moon you would be looking at a quadrillion dollars.
Alternatively if you made 2 stacks of 1 dollar bills between the earth and mars at closest approach you would have a quadrillion dollars.
With a quadrillion dollars If you covered the entire US with dollar bills you would have enough left to put a second layer over Texas and California.
At current printing rates it would take the us mint 15 years to print a quadrillion dollars if they only printed 100 dollar bills.
The Methodists have historically ran ahead of their christian brethren on social issues. Since everyone in the free world dislikes Sessions he seems a rather lame target. Phil Bryant, Nikki Haley and Rick Scott along with 40 Congressmen are Methodists. Dick Cheney is a Methodist. No objections of this kind until now. No one can claim Sessions is acting outside his normal character, this isn't a personal crisis, he has been a xenophobic lick-spittle hick his entire career in government.
I should say that some of the women in my family are acting strange about this issue. Perhaps the church's extreme move is coming from the same place.
Would you be willing to greatly reduce welfare benefits to achieve single payer?
POSTED BY BOAZ AT 2018-06-21 07:20 AM | REPLY
Always wanting to screw over the poor ehhhhhhh?? Thereby screwing over Jesus. BTW You don't need to reduce welfare benefits to have single payer. If we can afford multi trillion dollar wars we can afford both.
The people that cried over John Kerry shooting NVA in the back during war will find a way to excuse this.
It was clear this cop was fearing for his life. Running is stressful.
Perhaps that is true but that didn't justify the existence of slaves.
It didn't say slavery was right. But the Bible didn't condemn it either. Not being directly condemned doesn't mean it shouldn't be.
In America that sort of slavery is gone so that's a moot point.
It doesn't try to extract profit via the delivery of health care, it merely pays for the delivery of health care.
Would you be willing to greatly reduce welfare benefits to achieve single payer?
Improving Quality of Care
How the VA Outpaces Other Systems in Delivering Patient Care
How does the VA measure up against other U.S. health care providers? To address this question, RAND researchers compared the medical records of VA patients with a national sample and evaluated how effectively health care is delivered to each group. Their findings:
The above video is less than 30 minutes, and it touches on everything I've been saying for years now when it comes to VA healthcare and US healthcare at large ...
You want to help veterans? Then call your elected officials and tell them don't privatize the VA.
Just as predicted. The left screams for him to do this and then screams that he did it. What a surprise!
In other words, it's ready for Prime Time on the DR! #6 | POSTED BY BARTIMU
Lmao, all too true. The AI is ready for prime time!
I was speaking largely about the bundling of liar loans and selling them as securities to investors, large and small, which never had any legal connection to local county title records. Computers were used to create separate title records (MERS) from a function traditional performed by counties, in order to dodge county fees. The county records are tied to laws, but not MERS records. A few people ended up getting their homes for free whose attorney's moved quickly. But the Courts soon circumvented the law because they couldn't stand the idea that millions of people would get their home for free and Banks would suffer for their skirting the law. Banks then launched a fake foreclosure campaign where documents were forged in paperwork manufacturing shops. Bank executives then formed side businesses which bought up all the foreclosed properties for five cents on the dollar.
There is fraud in every step on this road. All this is continually reported as if its all being done to "save the economy". A BIG FAT LIE.
HeRat then reminds us about the other larger more opaque aspect to the financial crisis, derivatives. Going back in history you might remember that Brooksley Born, 7th Chair of Commodity Futures Trading Commission in Chicago, had fought the creation of this market, predicting it would lead to a financial catastrophe. Then Alan Greenspan, Robert Rubin, Larry Summers and Arthur Levitt ran to Congress and insisted Born didn't know what she was talking about. Born's actions were consistent with Keynesian and neoclassical economics while Greenspan, Rubin, Levitt, and Summers consistently espoused neoliberal, and neoconservative policies. Born lost the turf war and resigned her position. This put people, who either did not know what they were doing or had criminal intentions, in charge of the US economy. Only Levitt ever admitted to making a grave mistake. Rubin pocketed hundreds of millions indirectly for making this change, when he left Treasury and assumed the role of CEO of Citicorp, which became the largest single bailout chunk during the 2008 crisis.
Greenspan is a lifelong Republican and was more powerful than the President. The other three are all Democrats. The smart HONEST Democrat is Brooksley Born.
"I think I mean "Boaz" cancelling headsets..."
Great idea, they would sell like hotcakes! When can we see a prototype, we've got to rush this idea onto the market. Customers will pre-order by the thousands!
oh I forgot
lying lying lying and more lying and republiclowns doing the happy dance.... you feckless pigs.
What Trumplethinskin will be remembered for...
Lost popular vote by 3 million
Like shooting pigs in a barrel.
For those with a short attention span, here is the article summed up in a brief three panel cartoon: dilbert.com
It also says for slaves to obey their masters. So there's that you can elaborate on while you're using scripture to make yourself feel better about children being separated from their parents as they seek refuge.
If you have to explain how your concentration camps differ from the ones Hitler ran you lose.
If you have to debate the definition of the word "cage" you lost twice.
The restaurant owner and staff could have stopped it, called the police, whatever, none of them did.
**** all of you people.
Congratulations Madam Prime Minister.
Meanwhile the American President announced she..... wait... what? Oh... Americans will never have a female leader?
Bill Clinton was the closest thing to female they will ever get?
And if there were any, they won't be made fun of in a third rate news outfit.
There is something called manners and decorum... which our country sorely lacks.
...it honestly would be nice to hear your definition of a Nazi.
Not sure why Americans have any doubt about Nazis.
Don't worry J_TREMAIN according to the Winnie the Pooh look alike running China there are no disabled people in China.
"Japanese flying squid inseminates Korean woman" is far better than "Godzilla inseminates Korean woman".
"using the tragedy of a 4-year-old being raped to make sick jokes and cheap political shots"
If we don't laugh we will cry at what Humpy is doing to our country.
Are you sure she was raped? You know how the female body has a way of shutting that whole rape thing down so I doubt it was a "legitimate rape" anyway.
Also , I heard she was just another of them there "crisis actors" so don't get your tighty whities in a bunch.
the S-400 is compromised and can be turned off at will by the IDF.
Link? (this ought to be reeeeaaal good!)
I warned you about resorting to your usual throwaway BS.
The video link doesn't work for me, so I looked it up on youtube: www.youtube.com
I've seen it before, and I still love it. Snoofy, you really have to understand what they are trying to do with Critical Theory.
#20 I've heard anything from 1.2 quadrillion to a mere $542.4 trillion (BIS estimate). BIS says it's backed by $12.7 trillion in assets.
Now, as I understand it a derivative is a form of para-mutual gambling - no actual investment in anything productive is ever made, it's just a side bet something goes up or down in value. Okay, well economics is not a zero sum game. I learned that in 2006-2008 as I watched it all happen in slow motion. If the economy starts to tank, most derivatives suddenly have zero value. And if you borrowed money to buy them, like all fractional reserve banks do, good luck paying off your loans, since now you have no assets. A magnified version of exactly what happened in 1929.
Hey, Aborted, it honestly would be nice to hear your definition of a Nazi. You use the word on a daily basis, so you surely have an idea of what the word means, at least means to yourself.
You believing that message isn't understood by most American's today, and people all over the world for that matter, should be a message you play over headphones to yourself 24/7 for a few weeks.
This was the inevitable outcome of the spread of Japanese culture. Sooner or later, the whole tentacle thing was bound to happen in rl. Thank God we stopped it in time.
If anyone here has enough of a concept of what a billion dollars is, enough to explain it for others, I'd love to hear it. Trying to conceive a quadrillion dollars.... sorta makes my eyes get blurry and next comes a migraine. I'll just have to leave my part at that. Wow....
Yep, and great point to add, IMO. I would consider the Fed loaning the government Federal Reserve 'Notes', with interest, which is then loaned to banks, with interest, & so on & so on (derivatives & leverage) is, without question, the biggest scam/ponzi scheme the world has ever seen. Least up to now anyway.
Eberly, to sum up:
Health insurance provisioned as a capitalist competition for profit regime can't insure everyone. There's always going to be people it's not profitable to insure.
Health insurance provisioned through a national administration or state utility can insure everyone. It doesn't try to extract profit via the delivery of health care, it merely pays for the delivery of health care.
I heard the derivatives market is now a quadrillion dollars. That's twice the liquidation price of all assets in America, including it's infrastructure, estimated untapped resources and even people.
Damn, Tao, what state is that, if you don't me asking? That's just seriously messed up, which I ain't gotta tell you.
#16 Isn't the big problem leverage? If you can leverage a debt 10 times, that was what caused the Great Depression when the market fell apart, since nobody could pay their loans when equities and property tanked (the market was driven up by debt borrowing to buy stocks and land in the belief the tulip mania would last forever). Derivatives can be leveraged 20 to 30 times....
But at least now we know we can just print money and give it away to bankers, so that's a positive :)
IMO, Trump stopped paying Cohen's legal bills. (Hush money, so to speak).
I have a feeling Manafort won't be far behind.
#10 & #13
Very well put & refreshing to hear what I've, naively, thought more of the political 'experts' here would've been aware of since Ron Paul's public, historic, & I say heroic disclosure of how the Fed really works.
I mean, that's actually a part of American history that should already be in every text book in the country. Yes, I do realize how fantastical that belief is.
As a lifelong progressive Democrat, I want to see Trump perp walked out of the White House. However, it simply is not possible for any minority to believe this latest information out of IG report about his bias not affecting his investigation. If I replace Trump Supporters with Black People in some of his comments, you can see how there is no way the public would accept him as non-biased any more than we accept Mark Fuhrman as non-biased.
In one of his text messages, he mentions going to Walmart where he can smell the Trump supporters. Again, think of this as "I went to Walmart and I could smell the black people". As pretty much everyone on this site is a lily white person, you don't know how it feels to be investigated by someone that holds these views. When someone holds vile, stereotypical views about any group, be it Jews, Blacks, Muslims, it is not possible to separate that from the rest of your judgement. Woke white people understand this and that is why they know they are still racists even if they don't even consciously feel like a racist. It is all played out on a sub conscious level.
Any defense of Strzok by true progressives is a blatant betrayal of the values you espouse to hold most dear.
*Doesn't apply if a gay asks you for a cake.
#105 I just can't believe Mexico would let this happen to their own people! SAD! All it would take is a little bit of elbow grease from the Mexican consulate. Well, okay, most of the missing probably aren't Mexican, but Honduran or Guatemalan or whatever. Still, the slave nations need to reach out to us and help us. Oh, wait, they don't care because they are getting rid of the people most likely to reform their nations if they stayed instead of fleeing....
Speak, you showed up in #52 and started swinging your purse at me.
#71 | Posted by eberly
You seem obsessed with using insults that indicate your opponents are female or homosexual men.
Is there anything you'd like to confess? You'll probably sleep better at night once you admit it to yourself.
An additional 53,000 were listed as "runaway."
If all 53,000 voted illegally in all 57 states, that would account for Hillary winning the national vote.
"We can't just insure everything equally."
"Single payer to provide health benefits can work because we can address equal benefits for everyone similarly."
Okay, so how is that different from insuring everyone equally?
"But a 200 employee manufacturing business isn't the same exposure as speak's ----- stand."
And a woman is more exposure than a man. So what?
#6 In order to protect helpless illegal aliens, we must build a wall. You do understand that they just get enslaved and used right? And usually by gangs from their home countries? Snoofy, you need to move to Mexico and fight for social justice.
A convenient excuse. Hundred of thousands of Americans have experienced "Communion", in one form or another, but revealing the truth would cause a public panic and there would be a revolution if the public found out about the deal Truman made.
"Imagine if someone repeats this rumor and one of the parents hears about it.
Most people write you off, but your concern troll for the illegal immigrant parents seems genuine and sincere to me.
We can't just insure everything equally.
Single payer to provide health benefits can work because we can address equal benefits for everyone similarly.
But a 200 employee manufacturing business isn't the same exposure as speak's ----- stand.
#101 I heard 1,435 but it turns out they where all actually accounted for and the USA Today article all other papers fed on had to be retracted. Got source?
#100, whoever it is, they probably just made it up, or are using "hyperbole" to make people feel bad. Imagine if someone repeats this rumor and one of the parents hears about it.
It's heartwarming how Sentinel talked himself into being more disgusted by liberals taking cheap political shots at Trump than a police officer who molested a girl who might have greatly benefited from the protection that sanctuary cities provide and Trump opposes.
Don't ever change, Sentinel.
99 They lost 2,000 children?! Where did you read that?
#100 | POSTED BY HELIUMRAT
Lost as in they may never be reunited with their parents again.
So from the parents perspective they are lost. From the child's perspective it is worse than even that.
And actually the real number is actually higher. As it usually is. 2342 is the number being floated now. Every one of those children and their parents have been denied their due process rights by Donald J Trump.
-what's the point of having insurance companies in the first place?
You mean all insurance companies or just health insurance?
"Should I have to pay for your retarded mutant kid when your insurance company drops you?"
Hey, we agree!
But if that's the case, Eberly, what's the point of having insurance companies in the first place?
I know, we both know the answer... I just like hearing you say it.
I came into this thread to express disgust at the sick pig cop and then I saw all the comments are people using the tragedy of a 4-year-old being raped to make sick jokes and cheap political shots. ---- you sick -----.
So, speaksnoofy can't answer questions. Just deflect and troll
#62 | Posted by eberly
You're treated with all the seriousness that you treat others.
"I can see an argument to be made for it on optional types of insurance,"
Good for you. I think I saw someone type the same thing up thread.
Addendum to #44
That lucky son of a virgin knew exactly what he was doing when he suckered the Romans into fulfilling the prophecy....
"I don't agree with everything you post it in there so you can post links to substantiate all that ----"
The only part that matters is this is bean counters trying to game the system.
A system with the goal of providing health insurance to everyone wouldn't engage in these shenanigans.
Put simply, trying to provision insurance this way, by only insuring the people with a lower cost to provide for, is robbing Peter to pay Paul.
I can see an argument to be made for it on optional types of insurance, but the reality of life is that health care isn't optional. I suppose sure, some of us were in fact born in a barn. You don't build a system around the rare exceptions. But you can game a system around the rare exceptions.
We now return you to Eberly's regularly scheduled anger.
That pretty much sums up their game plan.
#93 | POSTED BY SENTINEL
Watching Trump wiggle and squirm and Trumpsplain his way out the disaster he created is a pretty damn good game plan at the moment.
And it's not over yet as Trump is still accountable for 2000 lost children. And now they will have the same fun finding housing for all those families that the Zero Tolerance Policy will create.
This whole fiasco would of have been laughable if not for all the suffering Trump has caused.
"#91, we all agree this is preferable to separating children, no?"
That wasn't true yesterday, I don't see why it would change today.
"That is a horrible comparison"
Feel free to make a better one.
Whoever said that?
Reading Comprehension much?
This is what MAGA was all about right?
#3 | POSTED BY SPEAKSOFTLY AT 2018-06-20 01:50 PM
But He wasn't motivated by politics and money and power like liberals are today.
#39 | POSTED BY BILLJOHNSON
Bill you ignorant ----.
Everyone today is motivated by politics money and power.
But don't try and pin the blame on the liberals for Citizens United or all the dark dirty money in politics. Republicans own that.
From the EO:
The Attorney General shall promptly file a request with the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California to modify the Settlement Agreement in Flores v. Sessions, CV 85-4544 ("Floressettlement"), in a manner that would permit the Secretary, under present resource constraints, to detain alien families together throughout the pendency of criminal proceedings for improper entry or any removal or other immigration proceedings.
"I don't agree with everything you post it in there so you can post links to substantiate all that ----"
LOL, okay. www.nationalreview.com
"Does anyone have a problem with this Executive Order?"
2,000 kids in detention and their parents probably do.
Also, Trump signing an EO dedicated to not enforcing the Democrat law seems like it would be troublesome for "Law and Order" right-wingers, but I can't speak for them.
The problems did not start in 2008, they reached a breaking point in 2008. The breaking point was no one left to scam (sell more toxic assets to).