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    Harvey Weinstein

    Is extortionate sex rape? Id say it is.
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    Help Abolish nuclear weapons

    Study your history a little more Jules. Without nukes there is no doubt that the USA and the rest of the West would have gone to war with Russia. No doubt. None.
  3. Pipe dream - stupid shit is all he's capable of.
  4. That's the fundamental problem - even more among the voters than the politicians.
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    Movies that messed you up as a kid

    As an adult a movie that really messed me up was Sophies Choice. Nearly 40 years later it still haunts me. Hard to believe that people are capable of that sort of savage cruelty - especially when you realize they are all around us still.
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    I'd like to thank the previous owner for...

    They're called "Square Drive" in the States. Name had to be changed because of NIH.
  7. Trump is unqualified to be a human being.
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    Misc Craigslist Finds

    30 grand for a 44 Y/O Doughdish? That should be in the Mocking thread.
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    Movies that messed you up as a kid

    How are you in the shower?
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    West Point prof takes a swing at low low standards

    ??? Fighter Jocks are fundamentalist Christian?
  11. You're too fucking stupid to live. Off to the phantom zone.
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    Mocking Ads on Craigslist

    $95K? AYFKM
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    I'd like to thank the previous owner for...

    A win/win practice.
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    I'd like to thank the previous owner for...

    I'm in the middle of a complete refastening job - my second on a fiberglass boat. I end up with 2 styles - Phillips if they show, because they look better and Robertson if they don't because they are a much better head. I like to have the lengths exact so I can use acorn nuts on all exposed fasteners - looks much better and they don't rip your scalp open.
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    Don't MoveTo Florida

    You do realize that they are just the latest iteration of Guy Lombardo, Mantovani etc.?
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    Bad end to Daytona 500

    IMO the only way to really make racing entertaining again would be to ban sponsorship other than small stuff "Joes Tire Shop" kind of thing - maybe dollar limits on individual sponsors or something. Get it back to amateurs doing it for the love of it. It's the corporate money that has spoiled racing - so what if the numbers for speed, G's etc. have gone into NASA territory? As you say - the closeness is what draws crowds. The best road racing series ever was the Can-Am - look up old pics of it - McLaren and Chapparal "factory" teams towing championship winners on single axle trailers with a crew cab pickup. Now you need a fleet of semis and bus motorhomes and at the top levels your own wind tunnel. I find the most interesting racing these days is Bonneville (all amateur) and amateur drag racing.
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    She has put a spell on me , I'm addicted.

    I can't recall ever seeing anything like her at 10 - she was already in Joplin's league. Talk about a prodigy - talent is an amazing thing.
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    Waquiez Gladiator

    Pics or you never bought it.
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    Bloomberg's complicated taxes

    Re: his taxes - no-one can amass that much money and have tax returns that will pass the scrutiny of ordinary people - even if they had accountants who could get them past the IRS. You'll see his taxes at the same time you see Trumps.
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    Bloomberg thread

    OUCH. You are nasty.
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    How low can tRump go ?

    Re: The OP - there is no bottom.
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    Help Abolish nuclear weapons

    Talk to the Kurds about that.
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    A Picture is Worth 1,000 Words

    But the economy is the greatest in history so put him back in.