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      Abbreviated rules   07/28/2017

      Underdawg did an excellent job of explaining the rules.  Here's the simplified version: Don't insinuate Pedo.  Warning and or timeout for a first offense.  PermaFlick for any subsequent offenses Don't out members.  See above for penalties.  Caveat:  if you have ever used your own real name or personal information here on the forums since, like, ever - it doesn't count and you are fair game. If you see spam posts, report it to the mods.  We do not hang out in every thread 24/7 If you see any of the above, report it to the mods by hitting the Report button in the offending post.   We do not take action for foul language, off-subject content, or abusive behavior unless it escalates to persistent stalking.  There may be times that we might warn someone or flick someone for something particularly egregious.  There is no standard, we will know it when we see it.  If you continually report things that do not fall into rules #1 or 2 above, you may very well get a timeout yourself for annoying the Mods with repeated whining.  Use your best judgement. Warnings, timeouts, suspensions and flicks are arbitrary and capricious.  Deal with it.  Welcome to anarchy.   If you are a newbie, there are unwritten rules to adhere to.  They will be explained to you soon enough.  


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  1. Drip Drip Drip

    Wow. There's all whole new level of doggy styling going on up thread. Impressive.
  2. The Buzz Rep. Tom Rooney will not seek re-election Rooney has been frustrated with Washington http://www.tampabay.com/florida-politics/buzz/2018/02/19/rep-tom-rooney-will-not-seek-re-election/
  3. The worst

    How Does Trump Stack Up Against the Best — and Worst — Presidents? https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/02/19/opinion/how-does-trump-stack-up-against-the-best-and-worst-presidents.html Excerpt - Where does Donald Trump rank on the list of American presidents? We surveyed presidential politics experts to sketch out a first draft of Trump’s place in presidential history. Since our previous survey in 2014, some presidential legacies have soared (Barack Obama’s stock has climbed into the Top 10), while others have fallen (Andrew Jackson toppled to 15, out of the Top 10). And President Trump? Let’s say that, according to the 170 members of the American Political Science Association’s Presidents and Executive Politics section who filled out our survey, he has at least three years to improve on an ignominious debut.
  4. taking donations from the NRA

    Don’t hold your breath Bus, it’s how righties roll.
  5. Florida Gun Ban Proposed

    Well, we now know beyond doubt what sort of person you are. I hope you don’t “disagree” with the laws against murder and mayhem. Have a nice day.
  6. taking donations from the NRA

    You can look up your Congress Critter here - https://www.opensecrets.org/orgs/totals.php?id=D000000082&cycle=2016
  7. Poof goes your conspiracy

    Forgot the link - https://mobile.nytimes.com/2018/02/18/opinion/trump-russia-putin.html
  8. Poof goes your conspiracy

    Friedman absolutely excoriates the President in this opinion piece in the N.Y. Times. For what it’s worth, I think he’s on to something - Excerpt - By Thomas L. Friedman Feb. 18, 2018 Excerpt - Our democracy is in serious danger. President Trump is either totally compromised by the Russians or is a towering fool, or both, but either way he has shown himself unwilling or unable to defend America against a Russian campaign to divide and undermine our democracy. That is, either Trump’s real estate empire has taken large amounts of money from shady oligarchs linked to the Kremlin — so much that they literally own him; or rumors are true that he engaged in sexual misbehavior while he was in Moscow running the Miss Universe contest, which Russian intelligence has on tape and he doesn’t want released; or Trump actually believes Russian President Vladimir Putin when he says he is innocent of intervening in our elections — over the explicit findings of Trump’s own C.I.A., N.S.A. and F.B.I. chiefs. In sum, Trump is either hiding something so threatening to himself, or he’s criminally incompetent to be commander in chief. It is impossible yet to say which explanation for his behavior is true, but it seems highly likely that one of these scenarios explains Trump’s refusal to respond to Russia’s direct attack on our system — a quiescence that is simply unprecedented for any U.S. president in history. Russia is not our friend. It has acted in a hostile manner. And Trump keeps ignoring it all.
  9. Still don't believe it.

    Nah. He/she is in for the long haul. Nothing short of Trump's eviction will stop the she-boy from claiming victory.
  10. Still don't believe it.

    No later than publication of Mueller’s report.
  11. Poof goes your conspiracy

    Good read from David Frum - America Is Under Attack and the President Doesn't Care Trump’s gravest responsibility is to defend the United States from foreign attack—and he’s done nothing to fulfill it. https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/02/america-is-under-attack-and-the-president-doesnt-care/553667/ excerpt - It’s worth thinking about what a patriotic president would have done in Trump’s situation. He would be leading the investigation himself. He would be scouring his own campaign—doing everything in his power to reassure the country that whatever the Russians may or may not have done, his government owed Putin nothing. He would have imposed penalties on Russia for their outrageous acts—rather than protecting Russia from penalties voted by Congress. Above all, he would be leading the demand for changes to election laws and practices, including holding Facebook to account for its negligence. At every turn, Trump has failed to do what a patriotic president would do—failed to put the national interest first. He has left the 2018 elections as vulnerable as the 2016 elections to Russian intervention on his behalf.
  12. Just Another High School Shooting

    That's a trick question.
  13. Drip Drip Drip

    Right on cue.