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by tek
Sun Aug 09, 2020 7:46 am
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Coronavirus: Get yer lawsuit here!
Replies: 92
Views: 5298

Re: Coronavirus: Get yer lawsuit here!

“Distance learning has been proved to be largely ineffective,” said Rex Elliott, the lawyer representing the Ohio parents suing the Upper Arlington Board of Education and the Franklin County Health Department. “That is devastating to their educational growth in the face of a virus that, in this age...
by tek
Fri Aug 07, 2020 5:25 pm
Forum: Courts, Law, and Legal Issues
Topic: NRA Implodes- Lawsuits and Finances, Oh My!
Replies: 256
Views: 17759

Re: NRA Implodes- Lawsuits and Finances, Oh My!

LaPierre testified that he did not know whether his post-employment contract was disclosed to the NRA Board
Um, right.
by tek
Thu Aug 06, 2020 12:46 pm
Forum: Courts, Law, and Legal Issues
Topic: NRA Implodes- Lawsuits and Finances, Oh My!
Replies: 256
Views: 17759

Re: NRA Implodes- Lawsuits and Finances, Oh My!

The suit charges the NRA with “awarding contracts to the financial gain of close associates and family, and appearing to dole out lucrative no-show contracts to former employees in order to buy their silence and continued loyalty,” James’s office said in a statement. "What's wrong with that?" -- Do...
by tek
Thu Aug 06, 2020 12:15 pm
Forum: Economy
Topic: Global Economy
Replies: 21
Views: 3228

Re: Global Economy

RTH10260 wrote:
Thu Aug 06, 2020 11:43 am
I always wonder how individual-1s mind is wired
The "consequences" circuit is shorted out.
by tek
Thu Aug 06, 2020 8:33 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Hijack this thread
Replies: 28515
Views: 1332185

Re: Hijack this thread

After the storm in CT: https://www.ctnewsjunkie.com/archives/entry/20200805_eversource_grossly_underestimated_power_outages/ State officials are disappointed that yet again, Eversource underestimated the resources it would need to respond to the storm. [...] Craig Hallstrom, president of regional el...
by tek
Thu Aug 06, 2020 8:14 am
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Coronavirus: Schools - reopening plans - pass / fail ?
Replies: 317
Views: 6750

Re: Coronavirus: Schools - reopening plans - pass / fail ?

When the schools really start opening, "the curve" is gonna head for the moon..
by tek
Wed Aug 05, 2020 10:46 am
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Corona Virus Whackadoodles, Whackjobs and Conspiracy Theories (other than from the White House)
Replies: 626
Views: 28338

Re: Corona Virus Whackadoodles, Whackjobs and Conspiracy Theories (other than from the White House)

both Trump and his campaign are now doing a faint-hearted attempt to back themselves out of the mask disaster they created and nourished.

:hammer:
by tek
Tue Aug 04, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: Media & Social Media
Topic: "The Media is a goddam problem" General Thread
Replies: 78
Views: 8824

Re: "The Media is a goddam problem" General Thread

Until the media is no longer making bank on the horse-race, we aren't gonna get any real info and analysis out of them.

Just MHO..
by tek
Tue Aug 04, 2020 11:07 am
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Coronavirus: Tracking & Testing
Replies: 824
Views: 26658

Re: Coronavirus: Tracking & Testing

Newsweek : Tens of Thousands Positive COVID Results in Texas Not Reported, Officials Say Antibody and rapid antigen tests can both produce false positives, according to Dr. David Persse of the Houston Health Department. Persse said that rapid antigen tests provide false negatives 15 to 30 percent o...
by tek
Tue Aug 04, 2020 10:41 am
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: President* Trump - *Impeached
Replies: 16249
Views: 865539

Re: President* Trump - *Impeached

DJT at an early age
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by tek
Tue Aug 04, 2020 6:27 am
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: President* Trump - *Impeached
Replies: 16249
Views: 865539

Re: President* Trump - *Impeached

Part of that interview: Swan: “Oh, you’re doing death as a proportion of cases. I’m talking about death as a proportion of population. That’s where the US is really bad. Much worse than Germany, South Korea, et cetera.” Trump: “You can’t – you can’t do that.” Swan: “Why can’t I do that?” Trump: “You...
by tek
Tue Aug 04, 2020 5:27 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Atlantic Hurricane Season 2020 - Expected Above Normal
Replies: 12
Views: 1056

Re: Atlantic Hurricane Season 2020 - Expected Above Normal

Hope you're doing OK Fogs..
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by tek
Tue Aug 04, 2020 5:12 am
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Trump-Pence 2020
Replies: 735
Views: 37649

Re: Trump-Pence 2020

Addie wrote:
Mon Aug 03, 2020 9:28 pm
For realz.
He knows he's gonna lose.
by tek
Mon Aug 03, 2020 1:42 pm
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: President* Trump - *Impeached
Replies: 16249
Views: 865539

Re: President* Trump - *Impeached

Giroir also said that. Adm. Brett Giroir, assistant secretary of health and human services, said on NBC News' "Meet the Press" that "from a public health standpoint, at first, hydroxychloroquine looked very promising" but at "this point in time, there's been five randomized control, placebo-controll...
by tek
Mon Aug 03, 2020 6:38 am
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: 2020 GOP Rattled by Trump
Replies: 861
Views: 64189

Re: 2020 GOP Rattled by Trump

I'm wondering if the Dems can turn Trump's/GOP's naked bullshit about rigged elections and voter fraud to an advantage..

I wish they would try, hopefully closer to the election so the message doesn't get worn down by election day.
by tek
Mon Aug 03, 2020 6:29 am
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: President* Trump - *Impeached
Replies: 16249
Views: 865539

Re: President* Trump - *Impeached

Microsoft ownership is one sure way to destroy tik tok.
by tek
Sat Aug 01, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: President* Trump - *Impeached
Replies: 16249
Views: 865539

Re: President* Trump - *Impeached

MN-Skeptic wrote:
Sat Aug 01, 2020 5:55 pm
Put Trump on Air Force One on January 20, strap a parachute on him, and push him out over Mar-a-lago.
noooooooooooooooooooo

He could end up in my pool!
by tek
Sat Aug 01, 2020 6:00 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Coronavirus: It's Inside the Congress
Replies: 56
Views: 1269

Re: Coronavirus: It's Inside the Congress

One of the rules of parenting is "don't issue a threat that you're not willing to follow through on"

When raising daughter.tek we didn't issue many threats. We didn't have to, because we followed through on the ones we did issue.

Congress is like many of today's parents.
by tek
Sat Aug 01, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: President* Trump - *Impeached
Replies: 16249
Views: 865539

Re: President* Trump - *Impeached

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by tek
Sat Aug 01, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: Orly Taitz
Topic: Orly's latest poopies.....
Replies: 54352
Views: 3005001

Re: Orly's latest poopies.....

Grumpy Old Guy wrote:
Sat Aug 01, 2020 3:57 pm
The Spanish Flu was in 2018-2019? I wonder how I missed that. :shock:
And it was Biden's fault.
by tek
Sat Aug 01, 2020 4:35 pm
Forum: Courts, Law, and Legal Issues
Topic: DOJ Investigation: Re Jeffrey Epstein Plea Deal; 2008 SDFL; 2019 SDNY; Ghislaine Maxwell
Replies: 1313
Views: 76066

Re: DOJ Investigation: Re Jeffrey Epstein Plea Deal; 2008 SDFL; 2019 SDNY; Ghislaine Maxwell

If Dersh had any sense, we would not get getting a lather about being called a "shyster" ..

he'll be called much worse in the days and years ahead, he should save his indignation..
by tek
Sat Aug 01, 2020 4:28 pm
Forum: ► ► Breaking News ◄ ◄
Topic: Weather Alerts
Replies: 5825
Views: 281359

Re: Weather Alerts

Getting some rain out of it.. we're still far away from the storm (atlantis/greenacres area), but we picked up 0.87" rain in the past hour and a half
by tek
Sat Aug 01, 2020 11:19 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Hijack this thread
Replies: 28515
Views: 1332185

Re: Hijack this thread

Bill_G wrote:
Sat Aug 01, 2020 8:46 am
Headline: Florida's Gov. DeSantis Declares Emergency As Hurricane Isaias Closes In

Why the urgency governor? It's just a wind storm.
Just disconnect all the anemometers and we'll be fine.
by tek
Fri Jul 31, 2020 6:07 pm
Forum: Computers & Internet
Topic: Cyber Security
Replies: 351
Views: 40223

Re: Cyber Security

Everything I have read about this attack is that is has zero technical content.

Totally sociological / psychological.

as an aside, pretty much all of my clients count on tech defenses.. but in the end it is the people...

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