Originally Posted by Esau
When right wingers insist that Developing nations take personal responsibility for the conflicts that blight them, just remind them that their own western governments and big corporations' survival hinges on the continual conflicts and the resulting devalued prices of the minerals traded with western corporation/government.
Europe's proposed laws on "conflict minerals" will fail to slow trade in the raw materials, claim rights groups.
Originally Posted by Spiritus Libertatis
Two cavemen are sleeping one night in two different locations, when they are both woken by the howl of wolves. They sit upright, listening in the darkness for the rustling of wolves in the brush. They both grab their trusty sticks and strike them on their flints, and wave the firey appendage around them to see the approaching predators. The wolves slowly creep out of the bushes, and our human subjects diverge in their experience.
The first sees the wolf and lunges for his spear. He's
Originally Posted by Elmer Fudd
And to wind up my little series on mega-climate doom fails, my personal favorite, Mr Jim Hanson, the nutcase that started it all before congress in 1988:
June 1988 NASA's Jim Hansen says before Congress "That the West Side Highway in New York City will be underwater in 20-40 years."
So Elmer winds up by openly faking a quote. Great finish, Elmer! Everyone needed to know you can't be trusted.
From _The COming Storm_ by Bob Reiss.
PEROTISTA’S 2016 SENEATE FORECAST May 2015
I will update this list every so often until January of 2016 when I will do updates monthly. There will be changes as time goes by. Currently there are 54 Republicans and 46 Democrats in the Current Senate.
Safe Democratic seats 8: California, Connecticut, Hawaii, Maryland, New York, Oregon, Vermont, Washington. The Democrats have two at risks seats this election cycle, Colorado and Nevada.
Safe Republican seats
Originally Posted by ararmer1919
Originally Posted by Sly Lampost
I honestly find you to be quite daft. Sorry to say that, but...
You entitled to your opinion. Problem is when you start trying to equate your or other random internet trolls opinions as magical facts based purely off the fact that it coincides with what you WANT the truth to be. I notice that in not one single reply you make to people, who for the most part are actually trying have an intelligent argument with you, do you ever actually try and refute or disprove their contentions.
Once, back when I was homeless, I found a man's wallet on the ground, it had twenty dollars in it and his id, I found the man, and returned his wallet, While he was frantically talking to the DMV. He was so impressed that not only I found his wallet, that I returned it with all his money included, that the next week he bought me a pair of shoes, and paid for my cigarettes. If many of you met this man, you would call him a thug. He became a pretty awesome friend, including helping me land a job at
PEROTISTA’S PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION PREDICTIONS
History has shown that on average 90% of those who identify with one of the major political parties will vote for their party’s candidate regardless of whom he is. Those independents that lean toward one party or the other have averaged 70% voting for the party’s candidate that they lean too. Then in the category of what I term Pure or True independents, their votes can be determined by the favorability ratings they show towards the major