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Realtime

Deltona, FL

#813562 Nov 29, 2012
It's being reported that Syrian rebels are receiving shoulder fired surface to air missiles from Qatar and that at least one Syrian military helicopter and one fighter jet have been shot down this week.

When Assad falls, and he will, these SAM's can easily end up in the hands of terrorists and used to bring down commercial aircraft.

Weird is that Qatar is a US ally which hosted US military support bases during the war against Iraq.
yawkie

United States

#813563 Nov 29, 2012
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>Conservatives would welcome a three-way race between Hillary/Michelle, Christie, and a strong non-religious fiscal Conservative. We get 40-45% of the vote and you can fight over the balance. The election would probably end up in the House.
Ever do a three way with an eggplant, a fist, and a garden hose?

Since: May 11

Loysville, PA

#813564 Nov 29, 2012
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
To pave the way for a dictatorship and radical redistribution of wealth.
A dictator of what, a destroyed country?

Our way of live is slowly being killed by the growing gap between the wealthy & the poorer as we travel the road of a shrinking middle class.

That is not America. That's a third world country. That s what the Republicans want with their policies that consistently favor the wealthy while expecting the rest to pay for it.

Gotta protect those tax cuts for the wealthy while paying for it through reductions to the entitlements.

“fairtax.org”

Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#813565 Nov 29, 2012
yawkie wrote:
Cursory glance, I do the same. Just know that I wouldn't write nasty remarks to you. Now, you may get a "fake" post with some dem or drbble stupidities about how much "new yawk" loves you, with the added profane perversities, of course.
It's their MO.
They are both, immature and mentally brain damaged.
Certainly 'aint' right in the head.
I like posting on here too, but they are nothing more than disruptive nuisances, time wasters.
Over 50s with no life but Topix, & nothing of intelligence to say.
Enjoy your day! Did you start making your chili?
<quoted text>
Not yet. People coming over for the Vikings-Packers game Sunday. Or is it the Vikings-Bears? I think the first.
yawkie

United States

#813568 Nov 29, 2012
Rahm Jizzbucket Emanuel wrote:
<quoted text>bo is worried about his legacy! He wants to be remembered as the great socialist that equalized and freed America from its capitalistic bonds. If he cares about people then lets talk what he's done about unemployment. Lets talk about what he's done for the vicitms of Hurricane Sandy. He wants to go over the fiscal cliff so he can blame everything on the right again. The GOP needs to do absolutely nothing. Let bo own something for once, even though the media wont report it that way!
You seem like an intelligent conservative.
I'm thinking double digit IQ.
the_rac_on_teur

Oklahoma City, OK

#813569 Nov 29, 2012
sonicfilter wrote:
Are Right Wing Conservatives Hypocrites By Nature?
Man is moral but society is not, the liberal theologian Reinhold Niebuhr reminds us. Telling the truth and being true to our stated principles may be sovereign in our personal lives but can easily give way to the demands of our political commitments, as right wing conservatives know all too well.
Hypocrisy matters to liberals because the principles of equality and fair-dealing upon which our liberal way of life depends matter to liberals -- and when those principles are impartially applied bridge our differences to create a society greater than the sum of its parts.
Right wing conservatives do not share this vision of the Great Society and so are untroubled by hypocrisy because their first and only commitment is to their group.
http://open.salon.com/blog/ted_frier/2012/02/...
Mao was a man, was he moral?

Society's have morals...rules we all must live by,
murder is wrong for example.
Man chooses his ethics when no one is looking...
I.e...stealing is wrong but the 'man' owes me a new tv so stealing is ok!
What kind of ethics do you think you have?
Jane Says

New York, NY

#813570 Nov 29, 2012
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
Loud-mouthed people like you who support repealing the First Amendment will ultimately suffer from the effects.
Perhaps we can find some other country to sentence you to death.
Looney Lily marches lock-step with other liberals who want freedom of speech only if the speech is politically correct and they agree with it. it has been happening in so-called enlightened countries like Canada and is happening at liberal American universities:

'things have been turned around to give campus communities the expectation that if someone's feelings are hurt by something that is said, the university will protect that person. As soon as you allow something as vague as Big Brother protecting your feelings, anything and everything can be punished."

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1000142412788...

Since: May 11

Loysville, PA

#813572 Nov 29, 2012
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
"Election" of a radical Islamist was inevitable when Obama deposed Mubarak.
Not at all. The US pushed for a candidate other than the guy who won.

You are just making up sh*t.
yawkie

United States

#813573 Nov 29, 2012
yawkie wrote:
<quoted text>Still pimpin' for the debil and shillin' for the dildo dem?

Yeah, that post WAS Yawkie, Me, MY post to flack.

The Knock-Knock Faux Engine is your Adversary, not mine.

Yeah, I spelled Grammar with an "E", miss anal retentive.

The Knock-Knock Engine is still posting on this thread.

Can't you discern who it is? I'll never tell.

That's what happens when one has blinders on their eyeballs.

They lose their sense of discernment.

Choosing selective deduction instead.
Fake Yawkie!
the_rac_on_teur

Oklahoma City, OK

#813574 Nov 29, 2012
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
A dictator of what, a destroyed country?
Our way of live is slowly being killed by the growing gap between the wealthy & the poorer as we travel the road of a shrinking middle class.
That is not America. That's a third world country. That s what the Republicans want with their policies that consistently favor the wealthy while expecting the rest to pay for it.
Gotta protect those tax cuts for the wealthy while paying for it through reductions to the entitlements.
How does Obama stealing a middle class investors capital gains help you?
yawkie

United States

#813575 Nov 29, 2012
flack wrote:
<quoted text>Not yet. People coming over for the Vikings-Packers game Sunday. Or is it the Vikings-Bears? I think the first.
I love football.
I once shot a nerf football out of my vagina for a field goal.
the_rac_on_teur

Oklahoma City, OK

#813576 Nov 29, 2012
Bill CLinton and his Trayvon Hoodie...

http://weaselzippers.us/2012/11/29/report-bil...
yawkie

United States

#813580 Nov 29, 2012
Jane Says wrote:
<quoted text>Looney Lily marches lock-step with other liberals who want freedom of speech only if the speech is politically correct and they agree with it. it has been happening in so-called enlightened countries like Canada and is happening at liberal American universities:

'things have been turned around to give campus communities the expectation that if someone's feelings are hurt by something that is said, the university will protect that person. As soon as you allow something as vague as Big Brother protecting your feelings, anything and everything can be punished."

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1000142412788...
I'm from New York too.
We should hook up play lickalottapuss.

Since: Nov 12

United States

#813582 Nov 29, 2012
Jeebuss wrote:
Yep.
People don't care. They just wanted a black president. Period.
You're right, they have no one to blame but themselves when taxes skyrocket and the military becomes downsized, leaving us vulnerable to attacks.
They are actually happy that they have put this country in danger.
Obama is not black. He is mulatto. So he is only half racist.
the_rac_on_teur

Oklahoma City, OK

#813585 Nov 29, 2012
TheIndependentMa jority

London, KY

#813586 Nov 29, 2012
Lily Boca Raton Fl wrote:
<quoted text>
So, do you tie the bacon on strings and hang it from the ceiling? Like fly paper? Make yer kids jump Fer bacon?
Absolutely not, not in the humane world. We save that type of ghetto gutter, givverment worshipping loser stuff just for the ignorant ones, like you.

Losertic.

“fairtax.org”

Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#813587 Nov 29, 2012
Realtime wrote:
It's being reported that Syrian rebels are receiving shoulder fired surface to air missiles from Qatar and that at least one Syrian military helicopter and one fighter jet have been shot down this week.
When Assad falls, and he will, these SAM's can easily end up in the hands of terrorists and used to bring down commercial aircraft.
Weird is that Qatar is a US ally which hosted US military support bases during the war against Iraq.
We have a large Naval base there too. Housing the 7th fleet? 5th fleet? I think the Atlantic fleet is the 5th so the 7th. I'd look it up but I'm eating hot wings and I don't want them to get cold..
Jane Says

New York, NY

#813590 Nov 29, 2012
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
A dictator of what, a destroyed country?
Our way of live is slowly being killed by the growing gap between the wealthy & the poorer as we travel the road of a shrinking middle class.
That is not America. That's a third world country. That s what the Republicans want with their policies that consistently favor the wealthy while expecting the rest to pay for it.
Gotta protect those tax cuts for the wealthy while paying for it through reductions to the entitlements.
why should anyone have more than anyone else? it isn't "fair."

'Only 2 percent of the official poor are homeless. According to the government’s own data, the typical poor family lives in a house or apartment that’s not only in good repair but is larger than the homes of the average non-poor person in England, France or Germany.

The typical “poor” American experiences no material hardships, receives medical care whenever needed, has an ample diet and wasn’t hungry for even a single day the previous year. According to the US Department of Agriculture, the nutritional quality of the diets of poor children is identical to that of upper middle class kids.

In America, about 80 percent of poor families have air conditioning, nearly two-thirds have cable or satellite TV, half have a computer and a third have a wide-screen LCD or plasma TV.

All these government statistics were based on the Census Bureau’s old definition of poverty. The new definition, released last week, stretches that gap between common-sense and government perspectives even further.

Previously, a family of four was considered poor if cash income was less than $22,800. The new definition sharply jerks up this threshold, especially in large cities.

Now, a family of four with full medical insurance, living in Oakland, can be considered “poor” if its yearly pre-tax income is below $42,500. In Washington, DC, the figure is $40,300; in Boston,$39,500; in New York,$37,900.

Remarkably, for the first time these new poverty thresholds are linked to an “escalator” that will boost them faster than inflation year after year. The income thresholds will rise automatically in direct proportion to any rise in the actual living standards of the average American.

While the old poverty measure counted absolute purchasing power (how much steak and potatoes you can buy), the new measure counts comparative purchasing power (how much steak and potatoes you can buy RELATIVE to other people.)

This means it will be difficult to reduce poverty in America no matter how much the living conditions of the poor actually improve. Imagine a sprinter in a race where the finish line is moved back four feet every time the runner takes a step.

Look at it this way: If the real income of every single American were to double overnight, the new measure would show no drop in poverty because the poverty-income thresholds also would double. Under this new definition, we can reduce poverty only if the incomes of the “poor” rise much faster than those of everyone else.

The goal of fighting poverty is no longer about meeting physical needs; instead it has been covertly shifted to equalizing incomes, or “spreading the wealth.”

Divorced from actual living conditions, the new government report on “poverty” is merely an advertising tool for expanding the welfare state.

Read more:‘Poverty’ like we’ve never seen it - NYPOST.com http://www.nypost.com/p/news/opinion/opedcolu...
TheIndependentMa jority

London, KY

#813592 Nov 29, 2012
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
To pave the way for a dictatorship and radical redistribution of wealth.
To hell with that-that crap's for losers, and sorry asses.

GOD Bless America, our Families, our troops, the Constitution and TERM LIMITS on the office of POTUS (the BEST prevention from the toxic plague of libuhrulTICS and their inane insanity to live in dictatorships and communism!)

Oh, and Get Well wishes to former POTUS Mr G Bush Sr., bless his American made heart, and Mrs Bush's too-oh heck, bless 'em all.
TheIndependentMa jority

London, KY

#813593 Nov 29, 2012
dem wrote:
You seem like an intelligent conservative.
I only have a double digit IQ.
Uncle Joe goes to a new COSTCO today!

Enjoying the CHRISTmas season!

GO Uncle Joe!!!! lol.

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