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by Gamle-ged
June 25th, 2022, 1:58 pm
Forum: political discussion
Topic: With Roe dead, Republicans call for abortion bans in all states
Replies: 29
Views: 293

Re: With Roe dead, Republicans call for abortion bans in all states

Slayer wrote: June 25th, 2022, 9:02 am "Talk about shooting yourself in the foot. Just when the dems are getting a standing 8 count their opponent sticks their thumb in their own eye..."
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by Gamle-ged
June 25th, 2022, 11:29 am
Forum: political discussion
Topic: Roe v Wade is the death of judicial activism.
Replies: 4
Views: 69

Re: Roe v Wade is the death of judicial activism.

The Left seems to harbor fond memories of when Russia was still the Soviet Union and the Eastern European nations were still slave nations. Authoritarians want power concentrated as much as possible, with themselves at the levers of government. In America the US Constitution vexes them, it guarantee...
by Gamle-ged
June 25th, 2022, 9:28 am
Forum: political discussion
Topic: Arguably one of the best USSC terms in the history of the Court...
Replies: 4
Views: 155

Re: Arguably one of the best USSC terms in the history of the Court...

https://i0.wp.com/www.powerlineblog.com/ed-assets/2022/06/Thomas-1.png?resize=768%2C608&ssl=1 The NYT has a surprisingly reasonable piece about Justice Thomas. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/05/03/us/politics/clarence-thomas-supreme-court.html#commentsContainer A few quotes: WASHINGTON — Justice Clar...
by Gamle-ged
June 24th, 2022, 3:45 pm
Forum: kvetch corner
Topic: Oh MY?! Got another text showing I spent 459.83 on some I-app! Which I never bought. But there is a ...
Replies: 8
Views: 75

Oh MY?! Got another text showing I spent 459.83 on some I-app! Which I never bought. But there is a ...

... helpful phone # I can call and I suspect some knowledgeable person with a foreign accent will tell me how to resolve this... 😀
by Gamle-ged
June 24th, 2022, 10:41 am
Forum: political discussion
Topic: Arguably one of the best USSC terms in the history of the Court...
Replies: 4
Views: 155

Arguably one of the best USSC terms in the history of the Court...

A firm restitution of the Liberally-attacked Second Amendment and the return to the individual states of laws regarding abortions...
by Gamle-ged
June 24th, 2022, 8:36 am
Forum: political discussion
Topic: New York concealed carry law struck down...
Replies: 41
Views: 351

Re: New York concealed carry law struck down...

Some detail...



"We know of no other Constitutional Right that an individual may exercise, only after demonstrating to the government some special need."
by Gamle-ged
June 24th, 2022, 12:57 am
Forum: safe space - friendly conversation
Topic: 4th covid jab
Replies: 11
Views: 177

Re: 4th covid jab

Had my 4th shot (2nd booster) yesterday. Arm a bit painful around injection site, as it was after the 1st booster and I expect my arm to be a bit feverish for a couple of days, also as it was previously...
by Gamle-ged
June 23rd, 2022, 12:19 pm
Forum: 2A
Topic: New York gun restriction law deemed UNCONSTITUTIONAL by USSC!...
Replies: 1
Views: 52

New York gun restriction law deemed UNCONSTITUTIONAL by USSC!...



Seven other states with similar laws can be expected to rewrite their restrictive laws...
by Gamle-ged
June 22nd, 2022, 11:24 am
Forum: entertainment
Topic: Elements from the making of Apocalypse Now...
Replies: 0
Views: 33

Elements from the making of Apocalypse Now...



I remember watching some of the scenes and wondering how they did stuff. It was with some considerable danger...
by Gamle-ged
June 22nd, 2022, 11:22 am
Forum: entertainment
Topic: When an aluminum extruder "burps"...
Replies: 6
Views: 82

Re: When an aluminum extruder "burps"...

Hey, that was before I edited! Frickin' Speedy Varmint...
by Gamle-ged
June 22nd, 2022, 9:01 am
Forum: moderated news and political discussion/formatted political debate
Topic: Supreme Court says Maine cannot deny tuition aid to religious schools
Replies: 20
Views: 149

Re: Supreme Court says Maine cannot deny tuition aid to religious schools

The "no establishment of religion" has at times been Draconian in practice in some areas. I recall one report years ago where there was a heated complaint that someone should be arrested for posting a temporary sign in the public easement in front of the church showing where additional parking was a...
by Gamle-ged
June 19th, 2022, 10:04 pm
Forum: entertainment
Topic: When an aluminum extruder "burps"...
Replies: 6
Views: 82

Re: When an aluminum extruder "burps"...

Dude ran back to the control console to rescue a tablet then sprinted away and about five seconds later the console and all around it was an inferno. Five seconds after that the ceiling structure was coming down...
by Gamle-ged
June 19th, 2022, 2:52 pm
Forum: safe space - friendly conversation
Topic: Tesla phone model Pi
Replies: 0
Views: 59

Tesla phone model Pi