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Vince Li, man who beheaded passenger on Greyhound bus, given absolute discharge by Ian Hettingkedge - Mon, 13 Feb 2017 18:52:33 EST ID:pLlEOZYt No.155794 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Vince Li, the man who was found not criminally responsible for beheading a man on a Greyhound bus in 2008, has been granted an absolute discharge.

The Manitoba Criminal Code Review Board ordered the discharge on Friday, saying Li, now known as Will Lee Baker, does not pose a significant safety threat.

Vince Li OK'd to move to Winnipeg group home
Vince Li could get absolute discharge

Baker was found to have been suffering from untreated schizophrenia when he stabbed, beheaded and partially cannibalized Tim McLean, 22.

McLean's mother, Carol de Delley, a vocal critic of Canada's not criminally responsible laws and who believes Baker should remain in custody for life, posted to Facebook on Friday that she has nothing to say about his discharge.

"I have no comment today. I have no words," de Delley wrote.
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Graham Pockstock - Sat, 25 Feb 2017 03:56:39 EST ID:pJR6Gnc+ No.156222 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Phineas Crashwell - Sat, 25 Feb 2017 05:50:57 EST ID:mM9fZu54 No.156226 Ignore Report Quick Reply
And here you demonstrate the root of your inability to understand this. In your mind, its not just about public safety, its not just about the greater wellbeing of humanity in general, its about someone being punished. Something bad happened, and to make it feel right to you, someone else has to suffer. You cannot accept the idea that a person could commit a horrifying act and not be held morally accountable, even if science, reason and the law say that said person was not responsible for the act they commited. Keep coming up with ridiculous hypothetical scenarios; you're avoiding the root of the issue, which is the fact of diminished responsibility.

Since you're into fantasy, try this one out; imagine that you had an illness that prevented you from seeing the world as it really was. Imagine that unable to tell what was real, you killed someone. Imagine that you were apprehended, the illness treated, and that only then did you learn, to your horror, the reality of what you had done.

How do you think you should be treated if that were to happen to you?
Matilda Heckleworth - Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:29:04 EST ID:cbhMfSls No.156228 Ignore Report Quick Reply
But it isn't his base personality. People with schizophrenia have alterations in their brain chemistry that override their base personality. The problem isn't their base personality. It is that their base personality is suppressed by their schizophrenia.
Edward Bommerwill - Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:44:39 EST ID:L1VWkTBK No.156229 Ignore Report Quick Reply
This. Only leftfags think they can shit on Charlies chest like he's christ and they're the Romans. Charles manson never did what they say he did. Worst I know of, is he cut someones ear off in a fight. Whether or not he initiated it, is unknown.
Charles Goddlefoot - Sat, 25 Feb 2017 09:34:55 EST ID:2/loQQHm No.156230 Ignore Report Quick Reply

When he was in some troubled youth home he threatened a kid with a knife and raped him.

Florida Man by Thomas Murdridge - Fri, 17 Feb 2017 08:47:53 EST ID:DPNKRzl5 No.155907 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Florida man tried to place real bombs in target stores.

Why? So Target's stock would drop and he could buy the shares for cheap
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George Blackdale - Fri, 17 Feb 2017 13:01:54 EST ID:aIivaRsS No.155914 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Holy shit, what if that was the real motivation for the Tylenol murders back in the 80s?
Lillian Dartshit - Fri, 17 Feb 2017 19:24:38 EST ID:2DSGm7P7 No.155923 Ignore Report Quick Reply
brb bombing apple stores
I am just kidding, I am not behind enough proxies
Wesley Bodgewane - Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:54:33 EST ID:lYEV514W No.155930 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Only 6?
Nell Duckcocke - Sun, 19 Feb 2017 18:42:30 EST ID:mFK5yRIO No.155962 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>When Target refuses your refund and has security escort you out so you plan a series of terrorist attacks on their stores to damage them financially and enable you to purchase stock as part of a hostile takeover.
Charles Breddleham - Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:22:50 EST ID:p+A2SfKQ No.156004 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Halal certifier sues anti-halal campaigner by Thomas Pickhood - Tue, 07 Feb 2017 05:55:27 EST ID:iTeksKaa No.155689 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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In Australia a Halal certifier is suing an anti-halal spokeswoman for defamation after the spokeswoman says that halal certification revenue can be spent on mosques and islamaic schools.

When the certifier was asked if the revenue does go to mosques and islamic schools he said "of course i support my faith".

This could set a very dangerous precident in australian law, with the law firm representing the case stating that
>"It's important for observers to realise that there are consequences for posting publications online, whether it's on social media or review sites,"

The defendant is also in the works of launching a counter suit stating that she has been unfairly been called a bigot and a racist.

What are your thoughts on this? Should she be allowed to continue to post her anti-halal videos? or does the halal certifier have a right to sue people who release publications which may damage his business?
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Priscilla Crullerfot - Tue, 07 Feb 2017 11:36:25 EST ID:okcxXpDl No.155697 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>She is concerned that money collected through the certification of halal food could be directed into organisations which promote terrorism.
This does sound like defamation if it is directed against an individual business. Pretty sure "promoting terrorism" is illegal in most places up until the line of free speech.
William Fonnergold - Tue, 14 Feb 2017 03:45:37 EST ID:kDgikBUz No.155809 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Islam = terrorism

Fanny Cellerhood - Tue, 14 Feb 2017 16:03:57 EST ID:lYEV514W No.155816 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>Pretty sure "promoting terrorism" is illegal in most places up until the line of free speech.

It is.
The problem is what is defined as "promoting terrorism." There are many on the Right that claim anyone supporting a two-state solution is a "terrorist supporter." The lines can easily be blurred to make anyone you don't like a "terrorist."
Ebenezer Lightfield - Thu, 16 Feb 2017 22:30:45 EST ID:vflflBSh No.155898 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>The problem is what is defined as "promoting terrorism."

If you deemed a threat to the state by "Not co-operating" then you would most likely be considered a terrorist.

Although, this day in age just about any type act, i;e. making verbal treats or even just jokinly saying you might do an act. We automatically considered you a terrorist. Shit's fucked really.
Jarvis Murdlock - Mon, 20 Feb 2017 13:58:09 EST ID:okcxXpDl No.155989 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>The problem is what is defined as "promoting terrorism."
It wouldn't even be controversial at the time to label these gentlemen with that.

If you let your government do whatever the fuck it wants then, sooner or later, it will probably do whatever the fuck it wants.

Good news thread by Cyril Drovinghood - Sun, 12 Feb 2017 19:10:11 EST ID:F36eF3LW No.155763 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Wesley Hurringkit - Tue, 14 Feb 2017 17:26:47 EST ID:ojjwPRrO No.155819 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>I never mentioned liberals
but it's so painfully obvious you wanted to.
Alice Nimmerbanks - Tue, 14 Feb 2017 19:05:30 EST ID:knFhJQjN No.155820 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Looks familiar
Alice Nimmerbanks - Tue, 14 Feb 2017 19:07:15 EST ID:knFhJQjN No.155821 Ignore Report Quick Reply
IRL walking dead spoiler?
Cornelius Gicklegold - Tue, 14 Feb 2017 19:39:40 EST ID:pCEKGGzP No.155822 Ignore Report Quick Reply

Yeah, and I'm sure that pedophiles would see kids being raped as good news, so sharing that perspective is the same exact thing as someone sharing the celebration of a dead chomo. homie listen to that logic. it's not about right or wrong. it's about choosing sides, and that is the truth in all of human history. the side you choose is based on your perspective, and interpetation of history and present day happenings. You have to understand the direction the U.S. is heading in to realize there are two sides in conflict, and it might not be a war, directly in the sense, but there is a clash of cultures and forces going on American soil that has presented itself physically more than once the past few years.

So why are you so confused? Or are you just saddened that you may have to choose a side? I get it, you are from a generation who has been far isolated from society ripping apart from beneath them. unlike our older friends, before 9/11 we werent raised in a time where the depression happened, the ww2, etc. Now it's happening, as it often does, "it's happening" and people are almost in denial, and completely throwing understanding out the window. you cant change it or stop whats already in motion. Would you be confused that if an irish catholic celebrated the death of a british officer in 1970s Belfast? Would you be confused if a British soldier spoke happily of shooting suspected IRA in that same era? Wake up and realize whats going on around you. Groups like the KKK and multiple nationalist organizations have had a huge surge in Numbers since Obama, and meanwhile gunsales amongst people who identify as democrat have skyrocketed. stop being so naive, and fragile and realize, there is conflict all around you.

and the dudes wife allegdly killed him.
Jarvis Murdlock - Sun, 19 Feb 2017 20:01:52 EST ID:okcxXpDl No.155964 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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I'm glad someone got the point I was trying to make.
> it's not about right or wrong.
No, because that is completely subjective. It's about principle, a self-sustainable social contract, a set of rules that doesn't contradict itself.
> it's about choosing sides
No it's not. Violence should be used as a last resort and only when strictly necessary. If you can't win the argument and force your preferences on someone else it might be wise to ask if you aren't the oppressor.

For the record I completely endorse the idea that certain ground-rules are needed for people to live with each other and yes that includes tax.

North Korea tests ballistic missile by Samuel Harringfare - Mon, 13 Feb 2017 13:43:10 EST ID:B7EBVJHu No.155782 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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>The North's state-run KCNA news agency said leader Kim Jong Un supervised the test of the Pukguksong-2, a new type of strategic weapon capable of carrying a nuclear warhead.

Japan, South Korea, USA are pursuing China/Russia to allow the UN security council to take actions, likely sanctions.
China said it opposed North Korean missile tests that run contrary to U.N. resolutions, Russia's foreign ministry expressed concern over the launch.

Trump response: I just want everybody to understand, and fully know, that the United States of America is behind Japan, our great ally, 100 percent.

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Reuben Crobblebure - Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:36:14 EST ID:NuDb/mEX No.155833 Ignore Report Quick Reply

also i wanna know what fucking type of crazy ass poison was on that cloth, to go from "my eyes are burning" to dead. some kind of intense highly concentrated neurotoxin? went through mucous membranes of eyes into brain or something? idk man, nb for dp
Fucking Drushdale - Wed, 15 Feb 2017 03:37:06 EST ID:B7EBVJHu No.155837 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Have you never played Crusader Kings 2?
The last thing you want is another claimant to the throne who is part of a foreign realm.
If said foreign realm presses Nam's claim, then that realm can have Nam rule it as their vassal.

A lot of people have said the familial purges have been bad for Un, but unless he was benefiting from their administrative abilities or the fact that their claim might deter lower claimants from assassinating Un, it's all been to his benefit.

You should see their children's shows: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I_wxdhiB5w4
It's bizarre just to see them push complicated story lines and violent content on children, but I feel like our censorship is an aberration, I mean look at the content of Grimms' Fairy Tales.

Our censorship for the sake of the children is really to make the person telling the story more comfortable.
Children don't have our acquired offensibility we do. Or maybe I'm wrong and this is how we teach them to be offended by such content.
Henry Fottingfield - Wed, 15 Feb 2017 13:10:34 EST ID:xdmTIq9E No.155850 Ignore Report Quick Reply
The funny thing is those tents are actually way nicer than what homeless people get in most of the US. If you don't win a bed lottery or get barred from the shelter (if there is one), you'd be lucky to be handed a single man pop-up tent and told to go camp in a swamp somewhere - even in a city/state known for being "progressive" on this issue. Many places will just jail you for vagrancy and proceed to exploit loopholes in the 13th amendment.

My best guess would be some form of cyanide?
David Munderwill - Thu, 16 Feb 2017 21:54:06 EST ID:TbjHpHWH No.155897 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Lol. I love this fake vid. I remember when it first came out.

>All the birds have been eaten

>Except these birds

>They will be eaten Tuesday
Caroline Huttingwill - Fri, 17 Feb 2017 22:02:30 EST ID:EjFN0ri2 No.155933 Ignore Report Quick Reply

is it really necessary?

"American security" by Basil Blytheworth - Tue, 14 Feb 2017 21:37:49 EST ID:R4tR9IXE No.155827 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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A former National Security Agency contractor accused of stealing a huge cache of classified documents pleaded not guilty Tuesday to spying charges in federal court in Baltimore.

Harold T. Martin III was indicted last week by a federal grand jury, accused of violating the Espionage Act by carrying out what officials say is the largest theft of classified information in U.S. history.

Martin, 52, was arrested in August at his home in Anne Arundel County, Md., where law enforcement officials recovered dozens of computers, digital storage devices and thousands of hard-copy documents that filled six bankers’ boxes. Prosecutors say Martin hid classified and top-secret information in the trunk of his car, his home office and an unlocked outdoor shed.

“He’s not someone who, due to political ideas or philosophical ideas or moral principles, thinks he knows better than everybody else and, hence, is compelled to release government secrets,” Wyda said.

Martin’s attorneys have previously said he took documents home not to harm the United States but to get better at his job. Martin has a compulsive hoarding habit, his attorneys said, and was taking medication for attention-deficit disorder that was a “trigger” for hoarding.

Martin first received security clearance on active duty in the Navy. He went on to work for seven private companies at various agencies within the intelligence community, including the CIA, the U.S. Cyber Command and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence.

He was a “trusted insider,” prosecutors said, working at the NSA from 2012 to 2015, where he was an employee of the intelligence contractor Booz Allen Hamilton. Martin was for some time in the NSA’s elite hacker unit, Tailored Access Operations, which makes and deploys software used to penetrate foreign targets’ computer networks for foreign espionage purposes.
Basil Blytheworth - Tue, 14 Feb 2017 21:43:26 EST ID:R4tR9IXE No.155828 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Many of the documents Martin is accused of stealing were marked top-secret and contained highly classified information, including the names of intelligence officers who operate undercover outside the United States, according to the 12-page indictment. Among other secret documents, authorities found an NSA anti-terrorism document related to “extremely sensitive U.S. planning and operations regarding global terrorists,” according to the indictment.

Prosecutors described the theft in court filings as “breathtaking in its longevity and scale.”

“Harold Martin flagrantly abused the trust placed in him by the government by stealing documents containing highly classified information,” Maryland U.S. Attorney Rod J. Rosenstein said in a statement after the indictment was returned last week.
Esther Brookway - Tue, 14 Feb 2017 23:37:23 EST ID:aIivaRsS No.155829 Ignore Report Quick Reply
ah yeah, Robert Hanssen 2.0. He even has the same fat face and neck.
Nicholas Heblingbare - Wed, 15 Feb 2017 01:54:36 EST ID:2DSGm7P7 No.155835 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I feel sorry for the FSB who takes the bullet for not finding this guy first
Nigel Mavingman - Wed, 15 Feb 2017 16:08:05 EST ID:lYEV514W No.155854 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Why does the FSB need spies?

They can just ask Flynn what is going on...

SC state legislature accidently endorses accepting federal funds to pay for healthcare for the poor. by Samuel Harringfare - Mon, 13 Feb 2017 11:50:10 EST ID:B7EBVJHu No.155779 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Apparently no one read more than the first few sentences of the bill they were voting on.
A retraction was issued the next day.
Martin Shittingford - Mon, 13 Feb 2017 14:01:22 EST ID:4NdD7HSe No.155785 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Oh fuck. Now more people will be able to afford the things they need to live. I hope this gets fixed soon, what a crazy mix up.

Trial opens for man accused of shooting Jamar Clark protesters by Angus Ferryford - Wed, 18 Jan 2017 04:55:11 EST ID:5ndREDbt No.155256 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Prosecutors are trying to persuade a jury that Allen “Lance” Scarsella is a racist and that text messages sent to friends signaled that he was the kind of person who would fire into a crowd of mostly black protesters in November 2015, wounding five of them.

In one message, Hennepin County prosecutors say, the 23-year-old asked a friend to join him at target practice “for when we have to shoot black guys.”

When he discussed buying a new gun — the one he would eventually use on the night in question — he complained that another firearm he owned “was not killing brown people dead enough.”

That’s according to Assistant Hennepin County Attorney Judith Hawley, who in her opening statements Tuesday in Scarsella’s trial in Hennepin County for felony first-degree assault and inciting a riot, said the defendant’s racist beliefs led to the shooting.

“Allen Scarsella was scared out of his mind,” Martin said. “And he shot because he was afraid he and his friend were going to get killed by the mob.”

Scarsella, now 24, has been jailed since the shooting. The trial is expected to last through next week.

>“My client was on the ground. He was like, ‘Thank god Scarsella was there.’” Jones said. “If it wasn’t for Scarsella defending him, he’d be dead.”
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Fanny Dinkingold - Mon, 23 Jan 2017 12:12:13 EST ID:M/Ws53KS No.155409 Report Quick Reply

This. All of that is damning evidence of intent and unless there's some seriously fucky shenanigans in court then this guy is going away for the rest of their life. Possibly the death sentence.
Alice Bummlekun - Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:17:35 EST ID:6K0McMSt No.155414 Ignore Report Quick Reply
> had reason to fear for his life.
being afraid does not justify murder in MN. if you were fearful for your life you would have fled the scene (or not shown up to begin with). you wouldn't have gone with a bullet proof vest, as one of the guys was wearing. plus, all the witnesses say they opened fire on the protest, before any confrontation.

>Possibly the death sentence.
death sentence? in MN? do you even think before you post? even if this was turned over to the feds, you don't get put to death unless you, at the very least, actually murder someone.
Barnaby Numbleseck - Thu, 09 Feb 2017 17:52:07 EST ID:mFK5yRIO No.155727 Ignore Report Quick Reply

I'll shit myself if they manage to get out of it.
Shitting Brupperhood - Sun, 12 Feb 2017 19:30:17 EST ID:nlPbgZtB No.155766 Ignore Report Quick Reply
he did
Albert Fovingnat - Sun, 12 Feb 2017 20:02:07 EST ID:aIivaRsS No.155770 Ignore Report Quick Reply
What? He was convicted on all counts.


Winning by Cyril Drasslewell - Sun, 15 Jan 2017 02:50:11 EST ID:O7t/iOJU No.155143 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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The share of business owners who say now is a good time to expand is three times the average of the current expansion, according to the NFIB’s data. More companies also said they plan to increase investment and keep hiring, which reflects optimism surrounding President-elect Donald Trump’s plans of spurring the economy through deregulation, tax reform and infrastructure spending.

The NFIB report was based on a survey of 619 small-business owners through Dec. 28. Small companies represent more than 99 percent of all U.S employers, according to the U.S. Small Business Administration. A small business is defined as an independent enterprise with no more than 500 employees.

“We haven’t seen numbers like this in a long time,” Juanita Duggan, president and chief executive of the NFIB, said in a statement. “Small business is ready for a breakout, and that can only mean very good things for the U.S. economy. Business owners are feeling better about taking risks and making investments.”
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John Fosslepeg - Sat, 11 Feb 2017 05:36:25 EST ID:WZU3SLtX No.155741 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>tfw people use my image edits
Fuck Pubbleway - Sun, 12 Feb 2017 17:40:18 EST ID:okcxXpDl No.155760 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Gold does have some specific uses but is as valuable as it is mostly due to general consensus value. The vast majority of gold is just hoarded or used as jewelry. There is no real objective reason gold should be as sought-after as it is except humans seem to like it.
Cornelius Dubberdale - Sun, 12 Feb 2017 18:31:04 EST ID:lYEV514W No.155761 Ignore Report Quick Reply
If we were going by scarcity, we would be all about those transuranic metals....
Samuel Blackwater - Sun, 12 Feb 2017 19:55:51 EST ID:okcxXpDl No.155768 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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We had to read Candide at one point in school. In El Dorado they paved the streets in gold and the children played marbles with gemstones.

What would we even do with all the gold we are hoarding if we wanted to put it to productive use?
Cyril Cluffingridge - Mon, 13 Feb 2017 13:16:44 EST ID:3yYl7bAK No.155781 Ignore Report Quick Reply
They use gold for circuitry. Even though it's very little we make a fuckton of circuit boards.

Breitfart and Infowhores to get prime seats in WH press room by Frederick Woggleket - Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:31:23 EST ID:lYEV514W No.155410 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Welp, I guess this war on "fake news," is heating up...


>2:02 p.m.

>The White House is moving forward with plans to give what it describes as a more "diverse group of journalists" a chance to ask questions at briefings.

>Press Secretary Sean Spicer says in his first White House press conference that, beginning later this week, the White House will designate four "Skype seats" in the White House briefing room.

>The idea is to provide an opportunity to ask question to a more diverse group of outlets that may not have the resources to hire a Washington correspondent.

>The new administration has been discussing a series of potential changes to press operations.

>Trump has long had a contentious relationship with the press.
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Hamilton Fellerhedging - Wed, 08 Feb 2017 15:22:36 EST ID:eNO2QElp No.155709 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Try forming complete sentences and cogent thoughts.
James Pockford - Wed, 08 Feb 2017 19:46:05 EST ID:okcxXpDl No.155714 Ignore Report Quick Reply
From my (admittedly limited) understanding Obamacare was the best the last prez could get through congress. The general gist of forcing more people into the system to expand the risk pool appears to make sense if you factor in the reality of the health-insurance market. Obviously with such a blunt instrument you create plenty of losers as well as winners. There were also whispers that the ACA was a step in that direction (hence why republicans feared it so much). It is also true that those of us with socialized medicine also pay disproportionately to cover those sicker than ourselves. The United States though has managed to (generalized again) spend more than twice as much for worse care than most developed nations. There is obviously plenty of space for improvement but that doesn't automatically mean that any change is for the better.
James Hovingridge - Wed, 08 Feb 2017 20:43:15 EST ID:kOO0oq2A No.155717 Ignore Report Quick Reply

>From my (admittedly limited) understanding Obamacare was the best the last prez could get through congress.

The democrats have been playing that game forever. Take the bribes, pay lip service to actually sensible policy, and then putting little band-aids on things to keep up the illusion (hence Romney--I mean Obamacare which was enacted when the Democrats were in control of government, and got zero republican votes, and could have been something so much better if the democrats weren't corporate stooges) just roll over without a bit of fight when the republicans (who get money from the same people the democrats get money from) enact policies that make people's lives worse or outright kill them.

>any change is for the better.

Any change that makes it easier for the people who need insurance to live get insurance is for the better, and it's very easily accomplished if only the U.S. were really a functioning democracy and not the public face of corporate donors.
Ernest Pockgold - Wed, 08 Feb 2017 21:59:31 EST ID:r14Wb2/L No.155719 Ignore Report Quick Reply
this board is 18+
John Pittspear - Fri, 10 Feb 2017 18:57:50 EST ID:okcxXpDl No.155736 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Yeah well sure. I'm partially playing devil's advocate. However circumstances can be very different and I'm trying to be reasonably objective. I'm Swedish so my right is to the left of your Democrats on some issues and my leftists to the right of your republicans on others.

What I meant was he seemed to be doing the best he could on the playing field he was given. It's not like the public option came very far. Also he might have made the calculation to screw some to help many.

Senate passes bill allowing coal mining companies to dump waste in rivers by Thomas Mennerbanks - Sat, 04 Feb 2017 05:14:56 EST ID:B7EBVJHu No.155650 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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The Senate voted on Thursday to repeal a rule that limited companies from dumping mining waste in streams

>The coal waste rule was intended to protect 6,000 miles (9,700 km) of streams and large areas of forests over the next two decades, the Interior Department said when it issued the rule in December. It argued the rule would protect drinking water without undermining the economy or energy supply.
>The coal industry countered that the rule could have reduced the number of direct mining jobs by 30 percent and made 60 percent of its existing reservoirs uneconomic to produce.

Yes, some will tell you that putting coal tailings in water sources is bad, but just think of all the jobs this will create, not just in the mining sector, but imagine all the jobs this will create treating illnesses caused by drinking coal tailings.
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Priscilla Fedgehut - Wed, 08 Feb 2017 17:06:41 EST ID:B7EBVJHu No.155711 Ignore Report Quick Reply
So you feel the federal government is beholden to fracking companies, and by extension, academia is beholden to the federal government.
Do you also discount academic studies on climate change?
Edwin Dummertune - Wed, 08 Feb 2017 18:00:00 EST ID:aIivaRsS No.155712 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Ignore him, he's just trying to deflect as much as possible.
James Pockford - Wed, 08 Feb 2017 19:30:14 EST ID:okcxXpDl No.155713 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Environmental disasters just have a tendency (most disasters do) to create a lot of work that needs doing; hence jobs. Ideally you would want a long commute to work in this type of instance though. Or you could just blow up a bridge or something... that creates jobs too.
Charles Drusslefuck - Wed, 08 Feb 2017 21:21:48 EST ID:F36eF3LW No.155718 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Thank you, I'll give it a read and rethink my position.
Edwin Trothall - Thu, 09 Feb 2017 18:54:08 EST ID:i2SzqmZt No.155728 Ignore Report Quick Reply
That's how Halliburton makes all their money.

Bowling Green NVR4GET! by Hedda Sizzlekodge - Fri, 03 Feb 2017 18:09:56 EST ID:lYEV514W No.155642 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Guys, we should never forget the Bowling Green Massacre.
So many dead...
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Cedric Hozzleduck - Tue, 07 Feb 2017 09:36:38 EST ID:Ya7X089W No.155694 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>that means he won't be fucking things up
uuuuuuh, no. it means he's going to fuck shit up even worse because he has no idea what's going on when it comes time to make a decision. this is mr. "i don't need no daily briefing cuz i'm so smart," after all.
Priscilla Crullerfot - Tue, 07 Feb 2017 11:32:29 EST ID:okcxXpDl No.155696 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I think that's exactly the type of reason you don't want him making split-second decisions in the situation room.
Phoebe Singerstedge - Tue, 07 Feb 2017 19:04:58 EST ID:lYEV514W No.155706 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Wait, so his excuse for not being there is that otherwise he would make things worse?

Only Trump....
James Pockford - Wed, 08 Feb 2017 19:50:42 EST ID:okcxXpDl No.155715 Ignore Report Quick Reply
His excuse is that he doesn't need it, him not screwing shit up is more like the unintentional silver lining.
Hannah Soffinghot - Wed, 08 Feb 2017 22:45:55 EST ID:4LIgr+OO No.155720 Ignore Report Quick Reply
situation room =/= daily briefing. he'll be making such decisions soon enough. watch as shit gets fucked. ain't no silver lining here, sorry.

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