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re: Revisiting the 2008 housing crash - Big Scrub TX
[quote][b]I’ve been studying this a lot lately.[/b] A lot of people are quick to blame the lenders and banks for the crash in 2008, and rightfully so. But it wasn’t the lack of regulations that contributed to the collapse, it was the government providing an incentive to the banks and essentially for...
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re: Cleveland Clinic Performs Its First In Utero Fetal Surgery Stolen from O.T. - Big Scrub TX
[quote]Yep. Abortion is murder and the millions of people that support it are ghouls. [/quote]Says the happy citizen and taxpayer of the sovereign entity who has sanctioned these millions of murders. YOU are the ghoul....
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re: Cracker Barrel turns away detective who called for LGBTQ executions in Tennessee - Big Scrub TX
[quote]frick Cracker Barrel. They are anti second amendment. How do I know? I got kicked out for open carrying in Georgia. [/quote]fail...
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re: Reparations - Big Scrub TX
[quote]what happens in return for reparations? no more affirmative action and things of the like? food for thought?[/quote]Sure, although I'm still not convinced any reparations of any kind would be a good idea. But, the question was "for what". My answer is that it would at least be ethically de...
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re: Our government spent 3 trillion in the first 8 months and still ran a deficit - Big Scrub TX
[quote]'ve completely flipped on the deficit/debt issue. [/quote]How convenient....
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re: Our government spent 3 trillion in the first 8 months and still ran a deficit - Big Scrub TX
[quote]There are more government workers now than ever.[/quote]This is simply false....
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re: Reparations - Big Scrub TX
[quote]reparations for what? [/quote]Jim Crow...
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re: Justice Thomas urges U.S. Supreme Court to feel free to reverse precedents - Big Scrub TX
[quote]“true irony . . . that proponents of stare decisis tend to invoke it most fervently when the precedent at issue is least defensible.” Clarence Thomas[/quote] For a non sequitur to the trivial: I want to see this same principle applied to instant replay in sports. I don't give a shite what was ...
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re: Justice Thomas urges U.S. Supreme Court to feel free to reverse precedents - Big Scrub TX
[quote] Justice Thomas urges U.S. Supreme Court to feel free to reverse precedents[/quote]I love the fact that Justice Thomas essentially doesn't even recognize the concept of stare decisis as being worthy. :bow:...
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re: Trump drives down price of F35 by 25% - Big Scrub TX
[quote]What was the old saying? America spent a million dollars to design a pen to write in space. The Russians used a pencil.[/quote] So the "old saying" is that...communism is better? :confused:...
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re: Trump drives down price of F35 by 25% - Big Scrub TX
[quote]The troubled F35 still has some challenges ahead but it'll be 25% cheaper. [/quote] If this is true, my hat's off to the administration. I've been bellyaching about this boondoggle for years....
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re: College food service worker speaks Japanese to Asian-American student - Big Scrub TX
[quote] deeply offended [/quote] DEEPLY offended? I can see being slightly annoyed, maybe, if you were already having a shitty day. But DEEPLY offended? Come on, man....
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re: Toronto Raptors parade shooting (likely terrorism) - Big Scrub TX
[quote]Yep, it was sent to me and I immediately posted without thoroughly reading[/quote] :lol:...
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re: Dave Mustaine of Megadeth diagnosed with throat cancer - Big Scrub TX
Bruce had it too. This sucks....
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re: Toronto Raptors parade shooting (likely terrorism) - Big Scrub TX
[quote]oronto Raptors parade shooting[/quote]fake news...
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re: Ben Shaprio smart or dumbass? - Big Scrub TX
[quote]And I absolutely DETEST the fact that he NEVER mispronounces anyone's name. With some of the foreigners this cat has on his show you know he must spend hours trying to pronounce their names. I don't know why but this BIGLY pisses me off.[/quote] MURRICA!...
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re: Curb Your Enthusiasm Season 3 Episode 8 - Big Scrub TX
[quote] Strongly disagree with this. I think Curb is one of the only shows I can think of where Season 7 and 8 are better than Seasons 2 and 3. Leon is the man![/quote] Nah. Leon - and many of the other aspects of the latter seasons - were just way too over the top and contrived. (I kind of feel th...
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re: Curb Your Enthusiasm Season 3 Episode 8 - Big Scrub TX
The first 3 seasons are ridiculously better than all that followed. This episode as well as the season finale with the tourette's chef are the greatest ever. Larry Motherfricking David! You came to check out my shit, didn't you? This is the floor...it's made of floor shite. Favorite fact: the ac...
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re: Students are shocked at Trump's racist comments. Then learn Joe Biden actually said them - Big Scrub TX
[quote]What is really funny is it is COMPLETELY is beyond their frame of reference to wonder WHY they don't know about any of those quotes. [/quote] Meh. The comments about Obama being "clean and articulate" were a MAJOR news story at the time. Of course it was 11-12 years ago now. [quote]And, if...
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re: God dictates gender, which does not exist on a spectrum and cannot be changed - Big Scrub TX
[quote] the West seems to be receding into a dim, unremarkable sunset? [/quote]Just because you have evidently chosen an accurate screen name doesn't mean your statement is true....
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