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by DA_Champion
Fri Sep 18, 2020 11:39 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: George Soros Has Been Buying District Attorney's Offices
Replies: 2
Views: 17

Re: George Soros Has Been Buying District Attorney's Offices

Do you have a subscription to the LA times or is there another way to read that article?
by DA_Champion
Sat Sep 12, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: NHL Players Demand Blue Line Be Changed to Black for 'Racial Equality'
Replies: 16
Views: 248

Re: NHL Players Demand Blue Line Be Changed to Black for 'Racial Equality'

gordo wrote: Sat Sep 12, 2020 3:23 pm For this, injecting Marxist politics into hockey, I have cancelled my season tickets.
Have they actually injected anything? I thought that this was just a demand of some players.
by DA_Champion
Sun Sep 06, 2020 10:37 pm
Forum: Food For Thought?
Topic: Canada's Health Officials Say A Vaccine Is Best Chance For 'Normal' Life
Replies: 13
Views: 186

Re: Canada's Health Officials Say A Vaccine Is Best Chance For 'Normal' Life

Recoveries are included in case totals. As recoveries increase, active cases decrease, but case totals continue to climb. Over the past 31 days, the increase in recoveries has exceeded the increase in active cases every single day. Yes but it means nothing. Of course recoveries are included in tota...
by DA_Champion
Sat Sep 05, 2020 10:01 pm
Forum: Food For Thought?
Topic: Canada's Health Officials Say A Vaccine Is Best Chance For 'Normal' Life
Replies: 13
Views: 186

Re: Canada's Health Officials Say A Vaccine Is Best Chance For 'Normal' Life

It's petty of me to say it but I would be amused by the cognitive dissonance among White liberal moderates if the first adequate vaccine comes from China or even worse, from evil Russia. They're convinced that the USA is an otherwise socioeconomically healthy country and that its problems are due to...
by DA_Champion
Sat Sep 05, 2020 9:27 pm
Forum: Food For Thought?
Topic: Canada's Health Officials Say A Vaccine Is Best Chance For 'Normal' Life
Replies: 13
Views: 186

Re: Canada's Health Officials Say A Vaccine Is Best Chance For 'Normal' Life

Obviously.

I just took the flu vaccine last week. It's probably not a good year to get sick, on the other hand ... The incidence of flu will probably be a lot lower this winter.
by DA_Champion
Sun Aug 30, 2020 3:20 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: How many transgender children do you know of?
Replies: 3
Views: 44

Re: How many transgender children do you know of?

Here's a good interview on the subject.

https://youtu.be/j9NeQTkJjIs
by DA_Champion
Sun Aug 30, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: General News
Topic: How many transgender children do you know of?
Replies: 3
Views: 44

How many transgender children do you know of?

I know of two. One friend has a male->female trans child, another has a female->male trans child. As far as I can tell both sets of parents are 100% supportive. The first one recently told me that they changed the kid's first name. I don't have a lot of knowledge on this topic. I know that it makes ...
by DA_Champion
Wed Aug 26, 2020 8:42 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: Republican National Convention Discussion Thread
Replies: 1
Views: 71

Republican National Convention Discussion Thread

I've watched around half it. Of what I have seen, I think that these have been the three best speeches. Senator Tim Scott, a great speech on growing up Black in South Carolina. https://youtu.be/v6NWDEE2Uj8 Nick Sandman, he's the no-longer-17 year old kid who was attacked by the media for wearing a M...
by DA_Champion
Wed Aug 26, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: CPC Leadership Election
Topic: A Leadership Election long ago...
Replies: 25
Views: 576

Re: A Leadership Election long ago...

I take it that O'Toole is a tool of the establishment?
by DA_Champion
Tue Aug 25, 2020 12:19 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: No Surprise -- 86 Per Cent of Americans Say News Media are Biased
Replies: 28
Views: 1339

Re: No Surprise -- 86 Per Cent of Americans Say News Media are Biased

That is because they aren't conservative. I remember the same anti conservative sh*te from the same people on the old fd. Intrepi, there's no "they", there's no "people", as far as I can tell, it's just me. I guess old posters like yourself won't be too surprised by what I write, but it might be mi...
by DA_Champion
Fri Aug 21, 2020 8:59 am
Forum: General News
Topic: No Surprise -- 86 Per Cent of Americans Say News Media are Biased
Replies: 28
Views: 1339

Re: No Surprise -- 86 Per Cent of Americans Say News Media are Biased

The postal service issue is actually quite bad. A lot of Americans still rely on the mail for services such as delivery of medications. Further, a lot of financial companies still send checks in the mail, such as insurance refunds and reimbursements, for example. What Trump is doing to the post offi...
by DA_Champion
Mon Aug 17, 2020 9:27 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: No Surprise -- 86 Per Cent of Americans Say News Media are Biased
Replies: 28
Views: 1339

Re: No Surprise -- 86 Per Cent of Americans Say News Media are Biased

Never trumpets should see Trumps response to covid as a god damned hero. Millions were to die and only 170000 are dead. It’s a fucking virus what did you expect him to do. Put on battle armour? Cuomo is the one that actually sent people to their deaths. It’s a virus that has killed less than one te...
by DA_Champion
Mon Aug 17, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: Matt Taibbi's DNC Drinking Game
Replies: 1
Views: 77

Matt Taibbi's DNC Drinking Game

https://taibbi.substack.com/p/the-official-2020-democratic-national Without further ado, drink EVERY TIME to: “Post office,” or any variation thereof (i.e. “postal service” or “mailbox”). “Soul of America.” “History” or “Historic.” Drink only when uttered by a convention speaker. “Existential threat...
by DA_Champion
Mon Aug 17, 2020 8:38 am
Forum: General News
Topic: Turns Out Michelle Obama’s Obesity Campaign Was A Flabby Flop
Replies: 2
Views: 112

Turns Out Michelle Obama’s Obesity Campaign Was A Flabby Flop

I prefer the supporting arguments of this article to the main argument. The main one is that obesity still increased during the program. I don't consider that convincing, as the obesity issue has deep causes, and it would have taken a monumentally brilliant program to reverse it, as opposed to slow ...
by DA_Champion
Sun Aug 16, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: Woman Trashes Tim Hortons While Claiming 'Racism' and 'Black Lives Matter'
Replies: 7
Views: 251

Re: Woman Trashes Tim Hortons While Claiming 'Racism' and 'Black Lives Matter'

I couldn't even finish it.

Too much cringe.

There are not many things more disgusting than abusing service sector workers, yet it's so common.
by DA_Champion
Sun Aug 16, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: No Surprise -- 86 Per Cent of Americans Say News Media are Biased
Replies: 28
Views: 1339

Re: No Surprise -- 86 Per Cent of Americans Say News Media are Biased

If you think Trump is a "disaster," just wait till you see the alternatives ... Do you know what typically happens to declining civilizations when they get rid of bad leaders? They get other bad leaders. And I think most people know that. Given that I live and work in the USA, and that half my fami...
by DA_Champion
Sat Aug 15, 2020 11:53 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: No Surprise -- 86 Per Cent of Americans Say News Media are Biased
Replies: 28
Views: 1339

Re: No Surprise -- 86 Per Cent of Americans Say News Media are Biased

I approved of Trump on a few issues, I understood many of the reasons people had to not vote for Clinton, and similarly I understand why many people do not want to vote for Biden. It was also the case that President Obama didn't leave things in tip top shape. The country was in weaker shape than whe...
by DA_Champion
Fri Aug 14, 2020 8:56 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: No Surprise -- 86 Per Cent of Americans Say News Media are Biased
Replies: 28
Views: 1339

Re: No Surprise -- 86 Per Cent of Americans Say News Media are Biased

Duane Berke wrote: Fri Aug 14, 2020 5:28 pm I've watched more television the past few months than ever in my life, including a lot of CNN. I've observed two things:

- Television is brutally bad

- The USA is no longer a first world country. God help it.
How long have you been critical of Trump?
by DA_Champion
Fri Aug 14, 2020 11:56 am
Forum: General News
Topic: Israel and the United Arab Emirates sign a peace treaty
Replies: 2
Views: 91

Re: Israel and the United Arab Emirates sign a peace treaty

This is very good news indeed. Good work by all involved. It must have killed CNN to deviate from 24/7 coverage of Covid and Kamala Harris for 5 minutes. It might have been no more than 5 minutes. I just checked CNN.com, I scrolled down a lot and I couldn't an article about it. Can you imagine the ...
by DA_Champion
Thu Aug 13, 2020 1:37 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: Biden has selected Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate
Replies: 13
Views: 216

Re: Biden has selected Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate

I'm shy to make any predictions. It's funny online right now. Liberals say Biden is going to mob the floor with Trump, and Trump supporters say otherwise. What is frustrating is we don't know how Americans really feel about what is going on in the nation. Do they support BLM? Do they support the ri...
by DA_Champion
Wed Aug 12, 2020 8:13 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: My name is Connie and I'm a COVIDIOT
Replies: 58
Views: 2311

Re: My name is Connie and I'm a COVIDIOT

Respectfully teaching children over zoom is not a high quality form of education. It's why kids need class room time. And if BC teachers can do it why not teachers in the USA. My wife teaches in a private school. If the province forced all teaches to stay home, she would be out of a job. Those that...
by DA_Champion
Wed Aug 12, 2020 8:03 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: Biden has selected Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate
Replies: 13
Views: 216

Re: Biden has selected Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate

Duke Atriedes wrote: Wed Aug 12, 2020 6:51 pm They will forgive Kamala for being Kamala just like they will forgive Joe for his sexual assault against Tara Reade.
They don't even forgive what Biden did.

They don't even forget.

For the most part, they deny that it ever took place.
by DA_Champion
Wed Aug 12, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: Biden has selected Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate
Replies: 13
Views: 216

Re: Biden has selected Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate

The poster "musicmath" posted this about reactions to Senator Harris on the alt-left political economy blog naked capitalism. That community is largely progressive, but relatively more concerned with class and economic issues than identity politics issues. https://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2020/08/lin...
by DA_Champion
Wed Aug 12, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: My name is Connie and I'm a COVIDIOT
Replies: 58
Views: 2311

Re: My name is Connie and I'm a COVIDIOT

I have to wonder if teachers are cowards. If bus drivers, grocery workers, ect, can do their jobs, why not teachers. In the USA where 300+ kids have died to COVID 13,000 have died of other causes. So the risk is not to the children but to teachers primarily. In Canada we ARE re-opening the schools....
by DA_Champion
Wed Aug 12, 2020 8:52 am
Forum: General News
Topic: Biden has selected Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate
Replies: 13
Views: 216

Biden has selected Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate

I wonder if this will help his campaign. It's been nothing but positive coverage over the last twenty four hours but we have three months to go.

I do like Senator Harris more than some if the other names that were being discussed, such as Susan Rice.
by DA_Champion
Tue Aug 11, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: Conservatives are Losers
Replies: 16
Views: 407

Re: Conservatives are Losers

What about Viktor Orban and his efforts to boost fertility and help families? Attempts to boost fertility is nationalism not conservatism. My main concern, though, is how it's being done. If Oban is using the powers of government to force people to change their personal behavior in legal activities...
by DA_Champion
Tue Aug 11, 2020 6:26 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: My name is Connie and I'm a COVIDIOT
Replies: 58
Views: 2311

Re: My name is Connie and I'm a COVIDIOT

Nope, over 1000 a day yes, not 2000. My objective analyst points at Florida as the bell weather for the south east. They are really having a tough time getting the trend of deaths downward in Florida. Don't know why. The south east is the key to restarting the down trend in national deaths. But all...
by DA_Champion
Mon Aug 10, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: Conservatives are Losers
Replies: 16
Views: 407

Re: Conservatives are Losers

In my view the problem extends beyond Trumpian politics. Conservatism, with the exception of the UK, has become nothing but bitching, insults and and a vacuum of ideas. The Boris Johnson is proposing creative ideas on reforming the civil service, providing housing and movement in other areas. Here ...
by DA_Champion
Mon Aug 10, 2020 11:30 am
Forum: General News
Topic: 5 Ways "The New COVID Normal" Is Getting Worse And Worse
Replies: 10
Views: 237

Re: 5 Ways "The New COVID Normal" Is Getting Worse And Worse

Duane Berke wrote: Sat Aug 08, 2020 5:05 pm And 50% of western population say they won't leap to the first vaccine. I won't. Such things take 2-3 years or more. I'm not touching anything from China in 9 or 10 months. No thank you. They created this mess.
Do you meant Western Canada or Western Civilization?
by DA_Champion
Mon Aug 10, 2020 9:09 am
Forum: General News
Topic: 5 Ways "The New COVID Normal" Is Getting Worse And Worse
Replies: 10
Views: 237

Re: 5 Ways "The New COVID Normal" Is Getting Worse And Worse

Wearing masks for years would decrease our immunity to other viruses.
by DA_Champion
Sun Aug 09, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: Conservatives are Losers
Replies: 16
Views: 407

Re: Conservatives are Losers

... conservative political coalitions are mostly just collections of losers, An interesting read. https://www.theamericanconservative.com/articles/conservatism-is-a-collection-of-losers-it-doesnt-have-to-be/ Excellent article and typical of what I expect of TAC. I think that if they, rather than Na...
by DA_Champion
Sat Aug 08, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: General News
Topic: My name is Connie and I'm a COVIDIOT
Replies: 58
Views: 2311

Re: My name is Connie and I'm a COVIDIOT

The death rate in the USA is increasing, back over 2,000/day.

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/articl ... 0-000.html
by DA_Champion
Wed Aug 05, 2020 11:35 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: Funding Is Being Reduced For "Nearly Half" Of All Major City Police Departments In America
Replies: 2
Views: 89

Re: Funding Is Being Reduced For "Nearly Half" Of All Major City Police Departments In America

Redacted because I did not adequately read the article. I'll try and repost later.
by DA_Champion
Sat Aug 01, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: How Progressives Made America Fat ( Daniel Greenfield, Front-page Mag)
Replies: 0
Views: 67

How Progressives Made America Fat ( Daniel Greenfield, Front-page Mag)

How Progressives Made America Fat It’s not about the junk food, but the junk leftists. Fri Jul 31, 2020 Daniel Greenfield 88 https://www.frontpagemag.com/fpm/2020/07/how-progressives-made-america-fat-daniel-greenfield/?fbclid=IwAR0Pm5x9RLZ3U72lNhSqZim3T2MKneesQgdakfHeEcjCMG0INAXySmMJFig Mayor Michae...
by DA_Champion
Sat Aug 01, 2020 1:06 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: My name is Connie and I'm a COVIDIOT
Replies: 58
Views: 2311

Re: My name is Connie and I'm a COVIDIOT

I'll be that guy and ask, how do we know that many of these self-reporting COVID cases aren't just seasonal allergies or other minor afflictions that liberals are thinking would be useful to report as COVID to inflame the political situation? I say that because the mind set of "you must wear a mask...
by DA_Champion
Sat Aug 01, 2020 12:18 pm
Forum: General News
Topic: My name is Connie and I'm a COVIDIOT
Replies: 58
Views: 2311

Re: My name is Connie and I'm a COVIDIOT

One conservative dies of COVID and the left takes it and runs with it. Indeed, some of the eulogies are less respectful than others. About 2 million I think would be something to be concerned about. Frankly I have seen 4 people die in my life during COVID 19. One from heart attack and three from dr...
by DA_Champion
Fri Jul 31, 2020 11:00 am
Forum: General News
Topic: My name is Connie and I'm a COVIDIOT
Replies: 58
Views: 2311

Re: My name is Connie and I'm a COVIDIOT

There's a lot more to it than just a lab in Wuhan, it was widely reported even in the Canadian media that Chinese scientists were booted out of Canada for various illegal actions taken while working on similar projects at our Winnipeg labs a few years ago (2017 IIRC). Reading between the lines it i...
by DA_Champion
Thu Jul 30, 2020 11:05 am
Forum: General News
Topic: My name is Connie and I'm a COVIDIOT
Replies: 58
Views: 2311

Re: My name is Connie and I'm a COVIDIOT

https://www.cnn.com/2020/07/30/politics/herman-cain-dies-coronavirus/index.html Cain ran for President in 2012, he got a lot of press for advocating a "9-9-9" tax plan. He may have caught coronavirus at the crowded Tulsa rally, which he and many others attended without a mask. He was 74 years old, a...