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Deathsantis should investigate movie theaters...

50 Shades of Grey was rated R, which means theaters allowed accompanied minors to view the movie...

Elon Musk has new advice for nerdy kid in middle school...

Just give the bully half your lunch money, it's a win-win solution!

Kissenger is American, so if peace is that important to him he should...

offer some American territory to Putin, rather than suggest Ukraine give up its own land...
Posted by ExciteBike66 | Sun Jun 5, 2022, 12:45 PM (6 replies)

Latest Drone Strike and Civilian Casualties...

I generally detest drone warfare (and traditional bombing with manned aircraft) due to the civilian casualties it produces.

However, it is very likely that if the car bomb they destroyed had been allowed to go off at the airport, the civilian casualties would have been much higher.

The traditional "trolley problem" lives on.

My favorite contradictory Afghanistan soundbite!

Republicans: "The world will never trust us again"

Also Republicans: "Biden should have reneged on the peace agreement we just signed with the Taliban months ago!"

Florida: My county school district is imposing the most useful mandate! /s

I got a message from Seminole County (of both George Zimmerman and Joel Greenberg fame!): The schools have imposed a mask requirement, but parents can opt out for any reason at all!
Posted by ExciteBike66 | Sat Aug 7, 2021, 05:50 PM (2 replies)

I agree with JD Vance that only children should count for votes!

But I would stipulate that the mothers are the ones who get to cast the votes...

Andrew Brown "driving at" officers...

I don't know about you, but if I was arresting someone quote unquote "dangerous", I probably would not position myself either in front of or behind a running vehicle that person is operating.

If the Ohio shooting of the teenage girl is not justified, then no shooting is justified...

One could argue that cops should not have guns, fine.

However, if you think cops should have guns, then using them in a situation where one girl is trying to murder another girl seems justified to me.

My final thoughts about polls (for what its worth)...

In college, I had a Chinese grad student who taught my statistics section. He constantly pronounced the word "statistics" as "sadistics".

I used to think he was mis-pronouncing the word, but now I think he was right...
Posted by ExciteBike66 | Wed Nov 4, 2020, 11:55 AM (2 replies)
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