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#3941 GOCUBSGO

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Posted 01 November 2017 - 09:31 AM

Lol

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Posted 01 November 2017 - 06:30 PM

View PostGOCUBSGO, on 01 November 2017 - 09:31 AM, said:

Lol

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napa I was jesus christing suited, you guys just slipped in before me.

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Posted 02 November 2017 - 04:39 AM

This helps explain old people supporting Trump.

Learning From the Fight Against Lead
As policymakers work to curb mercury pollution, they should consider the history of another dangerous metal.

According to some estimates, the use of leaded gasoline stole five or more IQ points from those of us who grew up in big U.S. cities during the 1960s and early 1970s, when contamination peaked. Studies show that children with higher levels of lead in their baby teeth do worse on tests of reading ability, grammatical reasoning, vocabulary, reaction times and hand-eye coordination. And the doses back then were massive -- typical kids had blood levels five times what’s known to cause brain damage. In case there was any doubt, newer studies confirm that lead’s damaging effects on children are permanent.

Eventually, science moved policymakers to take action. Now people around the world face the same challenge with mercury -- another metal that’s toxic to children’s brains. Do we stall and debate while risking harm, or act with a greater level of precaution? The lessons of the past offer some guidance.
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Posted 02 November 2017 - 04:40 AM

Or maybe watching panels like this one on Fox News leads to stupidity.

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Posted 02 November 2017 - 05:21 AM

View Postbrvheart, on 15 September 2017 - 12:08 PM, said:

lol

Finally, a position we can agree on.

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Posted 02 November 2017 - 10:14 AM

oh bob...that is a knee slapper.

it is not quite as funny as the ones of Von Jones attempting to figure out how to tell his kids Trump won http://www.cnn.com/v...results-sot.cnn

or Rachel https://www.youtube....h?v=LabloPDPtLg or https://www.youtube....h?v=OVogLdbfOfQ

then there are always Hilary's thoughts....

https://www.youtube....qV8ublE&index=5
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Posted 02 November 2017 - 10:32 AM

another peaceful Muslim goes on joyride...snippet from MSN that conservative site. the man obviously wants to meet the good Lord, whoever he is...and I for one think we should facilitate that for him.

http://www.msn.com/e...n2rI?li=BBnb7Kz
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Posted 02 November 2017 - 12:13 PM

of course the DNC rigged the primary for Hillary
of course the Trump team colluded with the Russians
it's all been so obvious this whole time

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Posted 02 November 2017 - 12:17 PM

View Postloogie, on 02 November 2017 - 12:13 PM, said:

of course the DNC rigged the primary for Hillary
of course the Trump team colluded with the Russians
it's all been so obvious this whole time

yup, the DNC was in Hillary's pocket but she still would have won the primary against Bernie who wasn't a Democrat and still isn't. Not surprising that the DNC went out of it's way to defeat the candidate who wasn't a member of their party. Not good but not surprising.
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Posted 02 November 2017 - 12:22 PM

View PostFCP Bob, on 02 November 2017 - 12:17 PM, said:

yup, the DNC was in Hillary's pocket but she still would have won the primary against Bernie who wasn't a Democrat and still isn't. Not surprising that the DNC went out of it's way to defeat the candidate who wasn't a member of their party. Not good but not surprising.

I mean, I really don't know about that. Every single person I know preferred Bernie to Hillary. The DNC saw another Obama-esque populist wave coming to sweep her away and did everything they could to stop it. If they gave him a fair shake, I think he would have beaten her.

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Posted 02 November 2017 - 12:35 PM

View Postloogie, on 02 November 2017 - 12:22 PM, said:

I mean, I really don't know about that. Every single person I know preferred Bernie to Hillary. The DNC saw another Obama-esque populist wave coming to sweep her away and did everything they could to stop it. If they gave him a fair shake, I think he would have beaten her.

he really wasn't very popular with the African American base at all and she had much higher support with women.

Also remember that his brand of leftyism didn't play that well outside of the North East and California even with Democrats in relative terms.
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Posted 02 November 2017 - 12:51 PM

View PostFCP Bob, on 02 November 2017 - 12:35 PM, said:

he really wasn't very popular with the African American base at all and she had much higher support with women.

Also remember that his brand of leftyism didn't play that well outside of the North East and California even with Democrats in relative terms.

This is true. And sad.

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Posted 02 November 2017 - 07:24 PM

View PostFCP Bob, on 02 November 2017 - 12:17 PM, said:

Not surprising that the DNC went out of it's way to defeat the candidate who wasn't a member of their party. Not good but not surprising.

iirc Hillary wasn't all that eager to run and repeat the embarrassment of Obama 2.0 and probably wanted a fair amount of guarantees before jumping in (though this is over the top). OTOH it gave rise to an anemic primary contest between Clinton, two cardboard cutouts and Sanders.

View Postloogie, on 02 November 2017 - 12:22 PM, said:

I mean, I really don't know about that. Every single person I know preferred Bernie to Hillary. The DNC saw another Obama-esque populist wave coming to sweep her away and did everything they could to stop it. If they gave him a fair shake, I think he would have beaten her.

The irony that Sanders not being popular with African-Americans and woman is almost reverse stereotyping (curmudgeonly old white dude)
- One of the was in black rights marches went it wasn't popular
- One was invited to talk at the Women's March because he is as a "fierce champion of women's rights" and someone who has bolstered "female voices throughout his career of public service."
http://www.cnn.com/2...tion/index.html

That being said while the election played out as Clinton/Trump are the same so vote change it sounds like the Republicans has a nasty load of opposition research so it wouldn't have been a done deal if Sanders was the President.
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Posted 03 November 2017 - 02:02 PM

Hillary stole the primary victory with super-delegates. And as the races kept happening and everyone saw that Bernie was doing well but still losing, then people definitely decided not to vote or just voted for Clinton since it was obvious what was happening.

View PostiZuma, on 20 August 2012 - 11:32 AM, said:

napa I was jesus christing suited, you guys just slipped in before me.

View PostEssay21, on 25 February 2013 - 08:32 PM, said:

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Posted 03 November 2017 - 02:41 PM

View Postbrvheart, on 03 November 2017 - 02:02 PM, said:

Hillary stole the primary victory with super-delegates. And as the races kept happening and everyone saw that Bernie was doing well but still losing, then people definitely decided not to vote or just voted for Clinton since it was obvious what was happening.

Jesus Jumping Jimmeny she got millions more votes than Bernie did. She would have won if the Super Delegates didn't exist. Bernie in fact did the best in the causus States and caucuses are the least democratic form of election.

https://twitter.com/...329971588714496
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Posted 03 November 2017 - 05:39 PM

View PostFCP Bob, on 03 November 2017 - 02:41 PM, said:

Jesus Jumping Jimmeny she got millions more votes than Bernie did. She would have won if the Super Delegates didn't exist. Bernie in fact did the best in the causus States and caucuses are the least democratic form of election.

https://twitter.com/...329971588714496

https://twitter.com/...249997376638976
Another decent rebuttal of the Hillary Victory Fund broohaha
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Posted 03 November 2017 - 05:54 PM

View PostFenxis, on 03 November 2017 - 05:39 PM, said:

https://twitter.com/...249997376638976
Another decent rebuttal of the Hillary Victory Fund broohaha

Daniel W. Drezner‏Verified account @dandrezner 15m15 minutes ago
Let me get this straight. The while Hillary-DNC-the-system-is-rigged kerfuffle is based on this set of facts?! https://www.nbcnews....nc-deal-n817411

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Posted 04 November 2017 - 07:21 AM

like the GOP didn't do the exact same shit to try to stop Trump from winning the primaries. They Just failed.

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Posted 04 November 2017 - 02:31 PM

That is a huge difference, trump is a winner as opposed to Hillary not so much
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Posted 05 November 2017 - 01:33 PM

And it shows that the Anti-politician feelings are strong in america.

The deep state wants to stay in power, and is trying to regain it.

Career politicians and the staff that 'runs' them are the problem. Replacing them will require effort.
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