Category Archives: Collapse of America

No social contract lasts forever. If government doesn’t last forever, what’s forever for?

Donald J Trump – January, 2017

Your open thread to discuss the new President

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The Department of Truth is not taking over the FCC

Alex Jones has no problem just making stuff up. When he doesn’t understand something, he just creates a theory, then starts embellishing and repeating it. The “Department of Truth” Amendment that Congress just passed and President Obama just signed reorganizes … Continue reading

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Plane carrying Russian military band crashes – 92 dead

Russian military plane crashes in Black Sea, killing 92 “I think there is no doubt that when any foreign government tries to impact the integrity of our elections … we need to take action,” Obama said. “And we will – … Continue reading

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South Carolina legislator (R) wants to ban online porn Good luck with that! Best Buy in Pineville, NC has a gift for you as they look forward to people crossing the border to buy their computers. . … .”.’ . ‘. . ” “.’.:I:.’.. ‘. .’.:.:..,,:II:’.’.’.. ‘. .’:.’.:.:I:.:II:’.’.’.’.. … Continue reading

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What happens on Monday

Since it rarely is an issue, there is a lot of misunderstanding about the electoral vote that will happen on Monday. Most people know each state gets a number of votes equal to the number of House members plus the … Continue reading

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The North Carolina tsunami begins

The North Carolina Legislature has a veto proof Republican majority and will next year. Even bills like HB2 had Democratic Party support because the House members are more Conservative than partisan. The legislature is in special session in Raleigh pushing … Continue reading

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Bloomberg has a news story about a new service like Reddit, but “without the trolls”. Nothing is a troll magnet like telling people you don’t want trolls. I signed up of course – among the list of communities I might … Continue reading

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Wisconsin recount almost completed

Milwaukee County reported last night their recount is complete – however the count of absentee and provisional ballots is not – however with all the other recounting done, the various piles are sorted out. This was day 9 of the … Continue reading

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Why the Sioux Indians want the protesters to leave

The Trump people point out that Native American tribes are sitting on $1.5 trillion in oil, gas and other resources which they have been blocked from using by the Bureau of Indian affairs for 150 years. The Trump folks want … Continue reading

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Michigan Recount to proceed

Despite there being no provision in Michigan law for a recount based on “just because I want one”, a Federal Judge has ordered a HAND recount to happen starting on Monday. And on December 12th, Ms Stein will demand a … Continue reading

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