| Political Talk|| re: Iran: "The Americans are Begging us For a Deal" - Paluka on 2/26/15 at 8:27 pm|
This article is just as likely to be as accurate as your link from the WP....
| Political Talk|| re: Iran: "The Americans are Begging us For a Deal" - Paluka on 2/26/15 at 2:35 pm|
[quote]Yeah.....the Iranians are certain a model of truth and honest dealing. [/quote]
Then why is our government making any sort of deal with them?...
| Political Talk|| re: Euthanasia is booming in the Netherlands - Paluka on 2/26/15 at 12:01 pm|
[quote]Who takes issue with this?[/quote]
I do! Honestly, I think they have gone a bit too far with this. I am NOT saying that someone who is terminally ill and suffering should not be allowed to end their life. However, kids, caretakers, etc. are not in this category....
| Political Talk|| re: Treasury used unauthorized 3 billion dollars for obamacare - Paluka on 2/26/15 at 11:53 am|
[quote]U.S. Treasury Department has rebuffed a request by House Ways and Means Chairman Rep. Paul Ryan, R- Wis., to explain $3 billion in payments that were made to health insurers even though Congress never authorized the spending through annual appropriations. [/quote]
So they just say "frick t...
| Political Talk|| re: Barry to use Executive Action to ban AR15 ammo - Paluka on 2/26/15 at 11:48 am|
[quote]Agreed, 100%. Good lord, you people are so quick to jump on non-conservatives that you don't even realize that I agree with you [/quote]
Props to you rbWarEagle. You're giving good effort to discuss the issue. :cheers:...
| Political Talk|| re: Enviroloons to joing USW Strikes in Louisiana - Paluka on 2/25/15 at 9:34 am|
[quote]I find it puzzling that just a few weeks ago this strike began over wages, signing bonuses, and more company contributions towards the employees' health insurance, and now it's about "safety." [/quote]
Trying to find that "trump" card....
| Political Talk|| re: Reflections of courage: Veterans' lives outside uniform captured in photo series - Paluka on 2/25/15 at 9:28 am|
[quote]the ones that come my way now seem to gain 5 pounds and .8 kids every year that I get older, but my standards are also dropping, so it kind of works itself out.[/quote]
You don't have to be in military to experience this! :lol: :cheers:...
| Political Talk|| re: Guess who else uses enhanced interrogation: The Chicago PD - Paluka on 2/25/15 at 9:20 am|
Now THIS is particularly frightening. I cannot believe these bastards do this shit! :banghead:...
| Political Talk|| re: FCC Net Neutrality Rules Clear Hurdle As Republicans Concede - Paluka on 2/25/15 at 9:07 am|
[quote]And if that's all it was, it would be perfectly fine with everybody, but unless you are as gullible as a 3 year old, we all know gov't intervention will not be limited only to this. 300+ pages just for that? I'm sure. There is no evidence in history that suggests the gov't will limit its inv...
| Political Talk|| re: Who here likes Robert Reich ideas - Paluka on 2/25/15 at 8:45 am|
Which Reich? Hopefully not the third....
| Political Talk|| re: President vetoes Keystone Pipeline - Paluka on 2/24/15 at 8:44 pm|
[quote]Okay #1 he's not the only president to ever have his party control congress and #2 if you're going to try to throw the "obstructionist" card back in his face, maybe you should know the facts about how little he's actually used his veto pen.[/quote]
And you should know that Dirty Harry kept...
| Political Talk|| re: If you're innocent, you have nothing to worry about. - Paluka on 2/24/15 at 8:27 pm|
[quote]I am stunned that all the TD posters are not outraged we are still under the Patriot Act, which took the right to a trial, the right to an attorney, the right to be charged with a crime, the right to cross examine witnesses. [/quote]
I think most here, myself included, want the patriot act...
| Political Talk|| re: AP: Republican Lawmaker with lavish decor billed private planes, concerts. - Paluka on 2/24/15 at 11:34 am|
So can we agree that all corrupt politicians should be ousted regardless of their political party?...
| Political Talk|| re: House Republicans trying to amend Constitution to ban gay marriage - Paluka on 2/23/15 at 10:30 pm|
[quote]Let's all pray this passes. [/quote]
Why? I'm no liberal or progressive. I see this as simply the freedom to enter into a contractual agreement with another person (with the benefits that go along with such a contract). What's your position on this? Is it constitutional? Spiritual? Religi...
| Political Talk|| re: Opinions on Sowden, NSA, Whistleblowers & the future of our privacy? - Paluka on 2/23/15 at 10:25 pm|
[quote]It's too bad our country has a non-stop argument about the most mundane, meaningless political garbage when stuff like this is going on. [/quote]
This is so true. The NSA and the Feds lie and lie more (only meta data, no real data). It's a true surveillance state and everyone appears to ha...
| Political Talk|| re: House Republicans trying to amend Constitution to ban gay marriage - Paluka on 2/23/15 at 10:21 pm|
Don't worry Toddy. This horse is already out if the barn. Gay marriage (contracts) are here to stay. ...
| Political Talk|| re: James O’Keefe: We Have a News Story: “I’m Afraid For My Life On This One" - Paluka on 2/23/15 at 10:07 pm|
[quote]The problem is other news agencies at the top are too closely tied to the people they report to do any hard hitting investigations. It's why tmz, deadspin, etc break many more news stories that don't come from insiders. [/quote]
Up vote. ...
| Political Talk|| re: Administration wants the beef industry out - Paluka on 2/23/15 at 9:14 pm|
Simply because I find the overreach by the government to be insane. In addition, I find your blind support disturbing. ...
| Political Talk|| re: This Week In Islamism. Offered for Your Perusal, Inshallah./Lebanese Food thread - Paluka on 2/23/15 at 2:27 pm|
I look forward to this thread every week. :bow: :cheers: :usa:...
| Political Talk|| re: CNN's "Reliable Sources" went after O'Reilly for 30 minutes today - Paluka on 2/22/15 at 7:58 pm|
[quote]He makes money and writes books but they all do. [/quote]
All of the money he makes off of the book sales goes to charity. Big supporter of Wounded Warrior Project. ...