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Tue Jan 30, 2024, 02:39 PM Jan 2024

They went there...

Laura Loomer and Charlie Kirk, two of Trump's biggest supporters, are openly racist and anti-semitic.

Loomer said "the Jews" want to destroy the US.
https://www.mediamatters.org/laura-loomer/laura-loomer-so-many-rich-jews-have-fixation-trying-destroy-america

And Charlie Kirk had this to say:
“I’m sorry, if I see a Black pilot, I’m going to be like, ‘Boy, I hope he’s qualified,’” Kirk said.
https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/internet/airline-airport-united-delta-dei-migration-spirit-rcna135098

These are the "high quality supporters" of Trump.

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They went there... (Original Post) Archae Jan 2024 OP
And Laura Loomer is Jewish... Not that that precludes antisemitic speech, obviously. RockRaven Jan 2024 #1
Regarding pilots... LastDemocratInSC Jan 2024 #2
Watch the movie "Soul Plane" ScratchCat Jan 2024 #3
Does the pilot introduce himself to Chuckie when he flies? Boomerproud Jan 2024 #4

LastDemocratInSC

(3,659 posts)
2. Regarding pilots...
Tue Jan 30, 2024, 03:29 PM
Jan 2024

You might get into flight training due to DEI (don't know if that's true or not) or because your uncle owns the flight school, but whether you get licensed and move up the food chain to a commercial carrier is determined by how well you perform on the FAA tests and especially what the check-ride pilots think of you as a whole person. Good test results may not compensate for impatience, impulsive actions, questionable judgement and not "keeping up with the airplane" when flying.

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