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"My considered opinion is that she has proven that she has neither the intellect, the respect for the Constitution nor the temperament to be any kind of judge, much less a SCOTUS justice." So - I wonder when she'll toss her bra in the ring for the Presidency. She's proven herself to be at least as qualified as Red Witch or Fauxcahontasand and she's a legitimate twofer.
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JamesD, It depends in part as to how the cloture rules are modified in the new Senate. If cloture is abandoned, then the RINOs will be very problematic but they are weather vanes and will be closely attuned to total local and state results. The down ticket results for the Liar in Chief and his Fascist Party will dictate RINO behavior and I'm cautiously optimistic those results will lend spine to RINOs.
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Miss Marple, A close look at HIV/AIDS incidence levels strongly suggests sodomites are killing about 10 teens every day. Many of the teens are addicts - prostituting themselves for a fix and spreading the sodomites disease to others via dirty needles. Hollywood's notorious chicken hawks deserve a lot more publicity than they have received. There is no greater cluster of serial killers outside of Bloomberg's circle in NYC.
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Clarice, I haven't changed my email address but I sent Hit a note confirming the one I use. Thank you for the heads up.
Toggle Commented yesterday on More Red Lines Fading To Gray at JustOneMinute
Too damned much trouble. I'm just taking it all with me.
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Beasts, Sorry to hear about your uncle. If he was computer savvy there is also the possibility his computer will need to be accessed. Tell your cousin to be sure and exhaust the most common passwords (initials plus birth date or SSN or 1234567) as well as looking on the bottom of the keyboard before giving up. Password lists are usually within reach of the computer. I hope he wasn't very secretive.
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What's he doing flying around on Dirt Day? Shouldn't he have walked to a wind totem to sacrifice an eagle?
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I can no more conceive of the Russian thug as a friend than I can conceive of Obama as a leader. The utility of the thug lies in his shredding of the cheap facade of the progressive fascist hallucinatory fantasy, both here and particularly in EUtopia. The OPM Famine seems to have accelerated what little sand remains in the top of the hourglass. Why should the thug accept ZIRP play money when he can take income producing real estate because his opponents lack both the means and the will to oppose him?
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Rich, The FBI is certainly well armed but I seriously question whether they are any more effective than the LA law thugs who shot up everything but Dorner all over LA or the Boston police farce which did such a wonderful job of ventilating the boat in which Tsarenev was hiding without being able to ventilate him. The militia assembled in support of Bundy presented a problem which the militaristic dressed FBI actors primarily interested in their pensions were wise to avoid. I doubt the existence of a disciplinef group willing to die to protect a Senator's son's right to loot.
Single Payer Is Inevitable If the NHS can kill 42K per year in the UK with ProleCull, then 404Care should be able to hit 200K killed here without any strain to Dr. Emengele.
Chinese Treatment of Government Enforcers Note the number of phones and cameras in the third photo down. Tweeting up flash mobs for this is democracy moments has generated the potential for corollary gatherings of a slightly different nature.
CH, Chalk it up to the strength of affinity between lying whores. Mangum, Brodhead and the 88 share the same character attributes and they're all acceptable to Duke's board. Just another fine group of academic serial child molesters.
NK, I don't believe the 'death spiral via poisoned pools' scenario is going to play out. We'll get some indication via the WellPoint and Aetna 10Qs this week but I know WellPoint priced themselves out of areas with high murder by sodomy rates. It's not as if insurers lack the ability to calculate probable loss ratios on the basis of the quantity and types of drugs being sold in a given area.
Cecil, Don't worry, it looks like less than half that amount. My bet is the "last minute signup surge" was a Maidan/Tahrir flash mob, tweeted into momentary existence, with the life expectancy of a fruit fly.
"Isn't Typepad grand?" If you like Typhuspad - be sure and try cholera!!
"Isn't Typepad grand?" If you like Typhuspad - be sure and try cholera!!
NK, He has no cards. The Repoman did not care for the way the IMF acted as BK referee for Cyprus and will not accept a secondary position for the Ukraine BK. BOzo can't even get the Fascist controlled Senate to pump up the IMF. The Repoman doesn't care if Eudaemonic Unicorn Utopia is revealed as an asinine fantasy run by incompetent buffoons for the sole benefit of a kleptocracy composed of fourth rate oligarchs.
Brooks is making a category error. The Mahometans have known BOzo was harem safe since before 2008. They have since been given proof (Libya/Egypt) that he is also a cowardly liar of very mediocre intelligence. There's a difference but I would not expect a NYT columnist, and especially not SharplyCreased, to be able to make the distinction.
"That doesn't really work, does it..." It worked for 63 House seats in 2010. It may work for 10 Senate seats in '14. It didn't work against BOzo's NEW! FREE! ONE WEIRD TRICK! 404Care campaign in 2012 but Sir Goldilocks and the Top Men aided and abetted BOzo with the "Me,too - only kinder and gentler!" campaign.
Why should anyone volunteer for the Emanuel Goldstein role as peck and drooler fodder before BOzo finishes demolishing the Fascist Party? Does the GOP need a Gingrich/DeLay/Bush lightning rod while BOzo is setting the AFL against the watermelons, the Gullibles are reflecting on their stupidity and the Lackwitz Sisters are wondering where their "free" health care is hidden? I'd rather the 404Fascist Party continue to demonstrate its innate dishonesty coupled with manifest incompetence without the aid of blatherers on bullhorns for the time being. There's no political sense in interfering with the Fascist suicide.
CH, Here's a betting tip - the outcome of Rus v Slav match ups has historically involved Slavs visiting the markets in Constantinople as merchandise almost as valuable as furs. The Rus used to take very nice Damascus steel blades back home from Constantinople and trade them for gold which the Vikings (Swedes) brought back from their summer tours of the abbeys of England. Ya gotta get a lot of points before backing Slavs. They still probably won't cover.
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"I think the model served their objective, which was deindustrialization, refeudalization and redistribution of wealth" Narciso, Please don't leave out the elevation of credentialed morony according to the Holy Writ of Latter Day Lysenkoism. Scientism without end, amen. Spurious correlation is the only path to true Rainbow Unicorn Utopia.
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Happy Birthday, Rich!! I tried to post earlier but the Ninth Circle of Typhuspad Hell precluded success.
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"So who broke JOM?" Dunno but it took three progs to get it back up. It's getting to be a chore to find 'em close by.
I find Putin's invocation of R2P for eastern Ukraine to be heartwarming. There's just nothing which says "true progressive" more than willingness to use as much force as necessary to protect a threatened minority from continued oppression. I wonder when delivery of kinetic humanitarian aid will begin?