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  • Feminist tries to get Veterans Fired over TWITTER!(video)

    04/15/2014 10:26:13 PM PDT · 20 of 25
    Wuli to Dallas59

    an additional extension of he’s guilty because of how I FEEL, because of MY INTERNAL RESPONSE to what he did/said/signaled in some way for me to feel as i do - it’s his fault

    to the most radical feminists their feelings - not anyone’s motives, intentions, DIRECT actions or anything material - condemn the person(s) to whom the feminist FEELS something negative - their - the feminists feelings are PROOF that they are right and those they accuse of “causing” those feelings are wrong


    04/15/2014 9:40:46 PM PDT · 91 of 159
    Wuli to kingattax

    soccer is all work and so little action it becomes boring

    it’s as if in a game of basketball 98% of the game was chasing each other back and forth across the court and 2% of the time someone got within range of making a basket and less than 1/2 of 1% of the time did a basket get made


    for me golf is even NOT as boring as soccer

  • ALERT: H.J.RES.104 will not end taxes calculated from incomes!

    04/15/2014 9:30:05 PM PDT · 18 of 18
    Wuli to central_va

    “You are defending the income tax by defending the anti tariff position. YOU. ARE. A. PROGRESSIVE”

    you sir are irrational

    NOT defending tariffs, particularly NOT defending tariffs as the federal governments primary for of taxation IS NOT a “defense” of an income tax

    excluding the former is not meant nor does it mean you MUST support the later

    unfortunately, as to the income tax, you have a one note song, that mistakenly advances the idea that ONLY your way can a federal taxation scheme be established that also eliminates an income tax - you’re wrong

  • ALERT: H.J.RES.104 will not end taxes calculated from incomes!

    04/15/2014 5:56:07 PM PDT · 14 of 18
    Wuli to central_va

    “Prior to 1913 there was no income tax.”

    You are preaching to the choir on that. At no point did I defend the “income tax”.

  • ALERT: H.J.RES.104 will not end taxes calculated from incomes!

    04/15/2014 5:54:39 PM PDT · 13 of 18
    Wuli to central_va

    I don’t agree to “raising” tariffs because they are counter-productive to trade, and if it is counter productive to trade it is counter productive to the domestic economy as well, and if it’s counter productive to the domestic economy then more Americans are hurt by higher tariffs than are the numbers of American’s that benefit from them AND tariffs have nothing to do with knowing, or determining or choosing what is “best”, $ and cents wise, they just assume that if they are “imported” they should be penalized. NOT supporting higher tariffs has nothing to do with being a “progressive” today.

  • ALERT: H.J.RES.104 will not end taxes calculated from incomes!

    04/15/2014 5:29:29 PM PDT · 10 of 18
    Wuli to Rodamala

    my G-d!!!!!

    You were incapable of saying PRIMARILY (1)tariffs on imports + secondarily (2) “luxury” domestic national sales taxes (with the stinkin Congress determining what is and what is not a “luxury” and what each tax on each ‘luxury’ good would be) + (3) direct taxation of the states to apportion states share of any deficit.

    I would not agree to (1) or (2) but (3) would be O.K.

  • Seattle's Climate Instantly Cools 1.5 Degrees - But It's Not Any Colder

    04/15/2014 2:29:28 PM PDT · 5 of 19
    Wuli to zeestephen

    “It’s been a long suspicion among some local meteorologists that the thermometer at the airport has been running a bit warm over the past few years, frequently reporting temperatures 1-3 degrees warmer than surrounding sites. NOAA went and replaced the thermometer and then, as if by magic, Sea-Tac’s temperatures have been more in line with surrounding neighborhoods.”

    repeated again and again where ever local temperatures are being collected, globally (like next to air conditioner outlets), and warmer by X degrees centigrade, for surface temperatures globally, would likely become -X degrees centigrade globally

  • ALERT: H.J.RES.104 will not end taxes calculated from incomes!

    04/15/2014 2:24:58 PM PDT · 6 of 18
    Wuli to JOHN W K

    perhaps you’d be so kind as to point specifically to where in your 1061 page submission that someone would look for the answer you are unable to succinctly articulate

  • ALERT: H.J.RES.104 will not end taxes calculated from incomes!

    04/15/2014 12:42:24 PM PDT · 2 of 18
    Wuli to JOHN W K


    I’ll take the bait.

    What should be the ONLY basis of federal taxation???

    Full disclosure: I am not defending the current direct personal income tax, or any variant of it. I am asking what is it those opposed to the proposed legislation think is the ONLY legitimate way of assessing federal taxation???

  • Germany warns of war in Europe

    04/14/2014 6:26:55 PM PDT · 24 of 25
    Wuli to Olog-hai

    “Russia is apparently willing to let tanks cross European borders.” …

    “Let” tanks cross European borders - as opposed to “order” tanks across European borders?? You have to wonder if that is an error in translation.

  • George Soros about Europe, Russia and Ukraine (Euromaidan PR interview of Soros

    04/14/2014 6:21:33 PM PDT · 62 of 66
    Wuli to Laissez-faire capitalist

    “He mentioned that “Europe, true to form, demanded a lot and offered little...”


    “On April 6, 2014, George Soros somewhat unexpectedly visited Ukraine and held a number of meetings.”

    double nonsense

    Soros and his ilk, acting through their own foundations, other foundations and NGOs, have established what amounts to an “international foreign policy cartel” where THEIR agendas obtain tax-payer funding via the “state department” wings of western national governments, and where with multi-government backing THEIR agendas become defacto arms of national governments’ foreign policies - as if they have “out sourced” foreign policy BUT in fact it amounts to a defacto takeover of certain areas of foreign policy by non-governmental actors - until things go wrong - as they have done in Egypt, Syria and now Ukraine.

    Soros complains that “Europe demanded a lot and offered little.” What really happened was Soros and his ilk promised what was not theirs to promise, and in the process helped set up the Ukraine and the EU for failure.

    Soros’ international meddling is the problem, more than the EU.

  • Oregon City Students Protest Day of Silence with Anti-Gay T-Shirts

    04/14/2014 5:54:59 PM PDT · 15 of 21
    Wuli to marshmallow

    the “tolerance” of the Liberal mind is selective and it does not seek or respect “cultural diversity” but seeks a mono-culture and more particularly IT’s mono-culture

  • UKRAINE: Putinism as the last Phase of Sovietism

    04/14/2014 5:31:35 PM PDT · 10 of 15
    Wuli to

    they have been reading what I have written here and elsewhere

    the imperial Czars were merely exchanged for the Russian Czars, who were exchanged again, eventually, by the mobocracy currently represented by Putin, but through it all what Russians accept and demand in terms of the forms and limits of power of the state and it’s leaders has changed not that much - demonstrating one of the cases where culture remains stronger than religion or political ideology

  • Sucking Carbon From Sky May Be Necessary to Cool Planet, UN Says

    04/14/2014 5:24:57 PM PDT · 38 of 82
    Wuli to Oldeconomybuyer

    translation - our other attempts to force governments and taxpayers into forcibly paying into and forcibly joining the global warming religion have failed to garner enough national, global and public support, so let’s try another
    “public investment” scheme in the combined names of “science” and “saving the world”.

  • Huntsman a 2016 wild card vs. Hillary?

    04/13/2014 10:19:43 PM PDT · 23 of 26
    Wuli to A. Morgan

    more huntsman “the big government only needs to be reformed not cut down to size” propaganda

    #’s of jobs to be created promises - more nonsense; the ONLY promise worthy of being made as far as creating jobs is not a #of jobs promise but a promise to get the federal government tax and regulatory policies OUT OF THE F*&&^^%ng way of job creation - the #’s will take care of themselves

    how about a balanced budget in 4 years, not 17 years

    how about reform of social security for the present system to be “secure” permanently and young workers just coming into the workforce offered a better system altogether

    how about American being energy self-sufficient in ten years (one decade) not 25 years

    huntsman “no labels” label is because he has always been a democrat in a GOP suit


    04/13/2014 12:39:56 AM PDT · 30 of 39
    Wuli to kingattax

    “Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA) is now accusing the Keystone pipeline of being a cancer risk.”

    Less of a cancer risk to individuals than Boxer is to society.

  • Bush draws boos from conservatives

    04/13/2014 12:38:03 AM PDT · 17 of 161
    Wuli to kingattax

    No more Clintoons, Cuomos, Kennedys, Bushes, etc.

    No more political dynasties.

  • Who is Responsible for the Suffering of the Palestinians?

    04/12/2014 8:34:28 PM PDT · 29 of 46
    Wuli to lasereye

    answer: 1st - The leadership of the “Palestinian” movements such as the PLO, HAMAS and their variants, along with, collectively, many leaders of many Middle East nations who have preferred to see the crisis unresolved as a diversion from their own national failures, and have instead aided, abetted and supported “Palestinian” intransigence. 2nd - Western leaders who have transferred the first order responsibility to resolve the crisis from the Palestinians to the western leaders themselves.

  • How 6,000 Years Of Agriculture Transformed Athletic Humans Into Couch Potatoes

    04/12/2014 1:00:02 PM PDT · 7 of 18
    Wuli to SunkenCiv

    Maybe so - as regards the “couch potato” claim since domesticated agriculture - but so many other things I have read have talked about shorter life spans of humans in earlier ages.

  • Sarah Palin tells us just who Sylvia Burwell (The replacement for Sebilius) really is.

    04/12/2014 12:52:15 PM PDT · 15 of 58
    Wuli to palin45potus

    Burwell took her political marching orders on the federal spending squeeze from the queen of White House policy making, Valerie Jarrett; which she will do again at HHS.

  • Why Did Western Nations Continue to Prosper in the 20th Century even though Fiscal Burdens Increased

    04/12/2014 12:47:04 PM PDT · 4 of 12
    Wuli to Kaslin

    “Most of the improvement took place in two stages, before 1910 and after 1980.”

    (1910) Pre-Federal Reserve and (1980) post-Reagan/Thatcher

  • Bush Urges Effort to Close Black and White Students’ Achievement Gap

    04/11/2014 9:59:23 PM PDT · 80 of 113
    Wuli to reaganaut1

    Get the kids in the “inner city” out of being locked into the government plantation society schools. Allow their parents to choose what they think the best school for their kids is and take their portion of government education funding with them (if it is REALLY about support for “education” as opposed for support for the public education industrial establishment), and you will solve the “black-white” school achievement gap.

    The “scandal” is public schools and the statistical achievement gap is that so many “minority” kids are concentrated in the metro-area big cities and forced to accept rotten public schools. Let their parents take their portion of school property tax funding, state funding and federal funding (whatever that portion per-student works out to) to ANY school they want. In one K-12 cycle - 12 years - most of the gap will close.

  • Mississippi Tea Party Darling Bragged About His 'Mamacita' Outreach

    04/10/2014 6:19:55 PM PDT · 18 of 28
    Wuli to SoFloFreeper

    they can’t attack his policy positions so they must use character assassination

  • Papyrus Referring to Jesus’ Wife Is More Likely Ancient Than Fake, Scientists Say

    04/10/2014 5:15:02 PM PDT · 77 of 82
    Wuli to mojito

    it only confirms that such a document may have existed, and someone” possibly between A.D. 3XX and A.D. 7XX likely produced it

    that does not identify who they were or who they might have been or what their beliefs or motivations were

    and there were many different “Jesus gospels” written by many different people (all original authors of them unknown) over the centuries

    what does the “scientific analysis” about the scrap of parchment CONFIRM, religiously? next to nothing

  • Artificial cooling tricky topic for climate panel

    04/10/2014 5:01:34 PM PDT · 10 of 22
    Wuli to Oldeconomybuyer

    ANY “geo-engineering” effort will be less assured and more risky than “global warming”

    if you want to DEMAND taxpayers pay for “doing something” regarding “global warming”/”climate change” the ONLY legitimate demand you MIGHT make, MIGHT be ONLY for “adjusting to”/”adjusting to live with” “global warming/climate change”; nothing else

  • 'Shoe' Thrown at Hillary Clinton During Speech

    04/10/2014 4:41:30 PM PDT · 39 of 68
    Wuli to ColdOne

    “Clinton took the stage Thursday at an Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries meeting”

    picking up so more crony capitalist donations she is

  • HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius Resigning (Confirmation)

    04/10/2014 4:39:34 PM PDT · 40 of 65
    Wuli to RoosterRedux

    Its all part of the Obama/Dem narrative - it (the Obamacare problem) is not the problem, just the implementation; and that narrative is a crock of excrement. The HHS Secretary resignation is no more than her falling on her sword for her leader, to help maintain the false narrative about Obamacare, as if by removing the current HHS Secretary and approving a new one, the problem of Obamacare becomes “fixed”. That’s additional hogwash in the narrative. The problem IS the law and the “implementation issues” are actually a side issue.

  • Battle Plan for Climate Change: How to Cut Greenhouse Gases

    04/09/2014 10:47:57 PM PDT · 21 of 21
    Wuli to Oldeconomybuyer

    “to save humanity from the ravages of climate change”

    And who will save humanity from the ravages of the U.N.’s IPCC????

  • Town by town, Assad regime retakes southwestern Syria

    04/09/2014 10:43:40 PM PDT · 15 of 16
    Wuli to PaulCruz2016

    “gradually moving southward through the corridor between Damascus and Homs”

    Homs - the home of the Syrian Muslim Brotherhood and not by accident the home of the “coalition” known as the so-called “Syrian opposition”.

  • Obama blasts 'least productive Congress in modern history'

    04/09/2014 10:19:39 PM PDT · 40 of 45
    Wuli to mdittmar

    well, he won’t admit the Congress is dealing with the most destructive president in history

  • Disgusting .. Coast to Coast (last night)

    04/07/2014 6:09:08 PM PDT · 45 of 67
    Wuli to stirrinthepuddin

    I am not defending the author who spoke on Coast to Coast - did not listen to the program & have no idea who he is/was.

    While there can be many arguments for why that author is wrong to call Paul someone who worked against Yeshua and created a false gospel about Him; and good arguments that that author does not have independent proof of his position; many things that Christian’s take as irrefutable about Paul have only the word of Paul himself, and Luke - believed to be an assistant of Paul’s and the author of Acts as “proof”.

    Did the elders in Jerusalem - led by James the Just, brother of Yeshua, have a different view than Paul about Paul himself, about his mission, about his conversion, about his Christian theology?? The fact that if they did disagree deeply with Paul we are missing a record of it is also NOT proof there never was such things recorded or that if recorded they were not lost in the final sacking of Jerusalem in the Roman wars against the Jews or that such records were not lost during the final diaspora from Jerusalem at that time, when those in the church in Jerusalem are thought to have escaped to Petra if they escaped at all.

    Does any of that make the author’s view “right”? No. But it shows there is a case for questioning the circular logic that simply accepts Paul without question because Paul says so.

    The author is certainly not the first to question the bonafides of Paul.

  • Antichristian NEA apparently tries to suppress a story (vanity)

    04/07/2014 5:30:54 PM PDT · 2 of 4
    Wuli to Faith Presses On

    The Liberals created the policies and laws for building their government plantation society and it is in Liberal dominant states where its results are manifested most - greater “income gap” and greater “inequality” (more elites and lower income and smaller middle class), more “segregation”, more government, more government dependency - ending with more voters demanding more government to fulfill all the never quite fulfilled promises of the government plantation society managers.

  • Note to Republicans: Channel Jack Kemp

    04/06/2014 8:24:35 PM PDT · 22 of 33
    Wuli to ObamahatesPACoal

    more Liberals trying to tell Conservatives to behave more like Liberals, so they won’t offer a choice, just an echo, and continue to lose

  • Jeb Bush Outlines Campaign Strategy, Should He Choose to Run

    04/06/2014 2:58:06 PM PDT · 35 of 53
    Wuli to jimbo123

    “We need to elect candidates who have a vision that is bigger and broader, and candidates that are organized around winning the election, not making points,”


    The quote from Jeb above is made in the context of his statements catering to the “making points” talking points objectives of the Democrats/Left/Liberals against the base of the GOP - the lack of “bipartisanship”, the Congressional stalemates on immigration and other issues, the failure to appeal to a broader body politic has zero, zip, nada to do with the principles and positions of the Democrats/Left/Libs, it’s all the fault of the “radicals” in the GOP”, and surely the Conservative principles of the GOP base is nothing to defend - that’s the Democrats/Left/Lib “making points” talking points line, and Jeb is telescoping to the general election voters it will be his line too.


    04/06/2014 10:48:29 AM PDT · 23 of 30
    Wuli to ImJustAnotherOkie

    There are more men than women in professional golf.

    Golf Digest is a business, not a not-for-profit arm of the PGA or the LPGA.

    Who are most of Golf Digest’s subscribers? Men.

    end of analysis


    04/06/2014 10:47:39 AM PDT · 21 of 30
    Wuli to ImJustAnotherOkie

    There are more men than women in professional golf.

    Golf magazine is a business, not a not-for-profit arm of the PGA or the LPGA.

    Who are most of Golf Magazine’s subscribers? Men.

    end of analysis

  • Ditch Firefox and go to any other browser.

    04/05/2014 11:04:23 PM PDT · 132 of 157
    Wuli to catnipman

    “I fail to see how boycotting a free product accomplishes anything.”

    was or was not the firing/forced resignation of the Mozilla CEO a form of a “boycott” as it was a cave-in to threats of a boycott by Mozilla employees and a major web site that said their site would no longer support browsing by Firefox??? it was

    so, switching out of Firefox is more like boycotting the boycotters than a boycott itself.

  • Ditch Firefox and go to any other browser.

    04/05/2014 10:32:02 PM PDT · 129 of 157
    Wuli to Resettozero


    i did install pale moon

    but, after some period of browsing

    and after some browsing got a little slow

    I exec’d Firefox again

    and also went back to Pale Moon

    and over time the browsing got slower and slower

    to where it would not load any page from any site

    and said the connection to the server timed out
    (every server from every sight?? I don’t think so)

    and we have other machines in the housing using
    the same wifi hub and having no connection or browser

    so I uninstalled Pale Moon

    and Firefox is now browsing fine

    it could be that if using Pale Moon that Firefox
    needs to be uninstalled

    Pale Moon has core open software foundations shared
    with Firefox and if both are loaded and running there may be conflicts

  • Were Jesus & the early Christians socialists?

    04/05/2014 9:07:29 PM PDT · 68 of 75
    Wuli to crazylibertarian

    One of the problems is that Yeshua taught and expected many things, and rules, for the apostles and those who would take up the role of educators and evangelists on His behalf - sell all your goods and follow me, and take nothing with you but depend on the people along the way; etc., which was not any form of any prescription for the broader society.

    Another is that Paul - and others - had certain expectations of Christian congregations as to how they should share with the least AMONG THEM, and with the “poor” in the greater society, not as a commandment of secular law - under penalty of secular punishment - but as a moral way to dispense Christian charity.

    “Jesus said it would be very hard for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of Heaven. The reader should ponder, who would have a tougher choice to face in giving up all he has, a poor man or a rich man? I suggest this is what He meant.”

    He meant that at more. For Yeshua the problem of great wealth was not the earning or even the keeping of great wealth, but that like all forms of power it has the power to corrupt, and the power to tempt a man into satisfying human vices and desires in ways that a person can think they are “getting away with”, because their wealth might be buying them secular & temporal dispensation from any negative recourse from them, leaving the “rich man” in a difficult spiritual situation in the sight of G-d. A “poor man” does not have many of the temptations that come with great wealth or the misbegotten belief he can purchase his way out the consequences of his vices. Great wealth is great power and earthly power in all forms is a great temptation for wrongdoing and even evil. Would that people only realized the same truth applies to government as it does to “wealth”.

  • Ditch Firefox and go to any other browser.

    04/05/2014 8:40:17 PM PDT · 93 of 157
    Wuli to Resettozero

    “Just curious: what was the last version of IE you used?”

    cannot remember; sooooo long ago

  • Mozilla question

    04/05/2014 8:37:54 PM PDT · 15 of 53
    Wuli to airedale

    “I have already deleted Firefox and Thuderbird”

    O.K. but what did you replace Thunderbird with

    I don’t want to go to Outlook

  • Ditch Firefox and go to any other browser.

    04/05/2014 8:31:42 PM PDT · 89 of 157
    Wuli to RoosterRedux

    switched from Firefox to Pale Moon; will not go back to IE and hate Google

  • Conservative activist launches boycott of Firefox browser

    04/05/2014 2:08:46 PM PDT · 95 of 142
    Wuli to SeekAndFind

    if not MS-IE or Chrome, what is/are alternative(s) besides Firefox???

  • 2 Million, 2 Many: Yes, President Obama Can Stop Deportations

    04/05/2014 2:00:36 PM PDT · 18 of 23
    Wuli to mdittmar

    when LEGAL immigration is considered, the number of illegal migrants and deportations does NOT seem too few, by a large measure

    what is too low is for-sure high-skilled immigration numbers and for sure too-high is “family relations” (top, move to the head of the line and trump other quotas) immigration numbers

    and MOST illegals?? - they come from family, ethnic and national demographic groups that also represent the same over represented top-priority “family relations” demographic groups

  • Care for poor rooted in Gospel, not communism, Pope affirms

    04/04/2014 5:19:21 PM PDT · 3 of 26
    Wuli to NYer

    that’s fine, as far as what people GIVE and not fine or Christian as far as when the state legally steals it from you

  • Joe Biden: Raising Minimum Wage Will Empower And Feed Millions Of Americans

    04/03/2014 10:55:14 PM PDT · 34 of 47
    Wuli to 2ndDivisionVet

    it’s another form of that magic federal money machine, where higher costs can be demanded of some but the extra money for them will not cost ANYONE anything, “more money” will magically be created in the economy by government fiat


    04/03/2014 10:42:15 PM PDT · 12 of 17
    Wuli to kingattax

    While the U.S. has been a good friend of the Saudi rulers, I do not think the Saudi rulers have actually ever been good friends of the U.S. or the west in general. I believe the geopolitical game they have played has been to keep their friends close and their long term enemies even closer.

  • UPS Fires 250 Employees For Staging A 90-Minute Protest To Defend Co-Worker

    04/03/2014 3:58:04 PM PDT · 25 of 78
    Wuli to matt04

    “They took a grievance with one employee and turned it into notices of termination with 250 workers,” New York City Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer told The Queens Courier.”

    No; Mr Bramer has things backward. There was no “vote to strike”, there was simply 250 workers who turned a single worker’s unsubstantiated complaint into a personal matter, about them, which it wasn’t, and went off the job for 90 minutes, which is NOT allowed under their own union contract. UPS can let it’s unionized employees keep repeating such actions, with workers paying no penalty for them, or it can strongly remind them that they work by the very contracts they agreed to, not their own personal rules of conduct.

  • David Letterman to retire in 2015

    04/03/2014 3:43:35 PM PDT · 69 of 85
    Wuli to illiac

    not a minute too soon

  • 9 Of The Top 10 Occupations In America Pay An Average Wage Of Less Than $35,000 A Year

    04/03/2014 3:38:26 PM PDT · 16 of 46
    Wuli to SeekAndFind

    something/s big is/are missing in the report

    the report lists the “top ten” “commonly held” jobs in the U.S.

    and notes that 9 of those ten pay less than $35,000 a year

    and says further than fully 59% of all working Americans earn less than $35,0000

    however, with about 145 million Americans working, 59% of that would be 85+ million workers and yet the “top ten commonly held jobs” represent only 28+ million workers, of which 2.66 million DO earn more than $35,0000, which leaves 70% of that 85 million (59+ million) NOT earning $35,000 or more who are NOT in the “top ten commonly held jobs”, which does not say very much at all about just how “common” the top ten commonly held jobs are”

    that means someone earning less than $35k is 2 and 1/2 times MORE LIKELY to NOT be working in one of the nine “commonly held jobs that earn less than $35k, than someone who is in one of those jobs

    apparently today jobs held by a minority of people can be classified as a “commonly held job” only because its small number is larger than the similar small numbers in other categories of jobs very widely dispersed throughout the economy

    its sort of like TV ratings, where a show is rated as the top rated show obtains that rating by getting a minority of EVERYONE watching in its time slot that is bigger than all the other minority sets of viewers spread over hundreds of shows (usually, far far more people - in total - are NOT watching any “top rated show” at any given time; more people are watching “something else”

    well 70% of those earning less than $35K are NOT working in one of the nine “top commonly held jobs earning less than $35K; that 70% is working elsewhere

    we should formally make the collective job category of ALL JOBS other than the “top nine” as THE MOST COMMON job category of those earning less than $35k