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Remember the Net Neutrality Rules the public wasn't allowed to view or vote on? You'll never guess why.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Gary Clouse Mar 18. 4 Replies

The 400 pages of rules for the "new" internet are out on PDF. Besides that unless you're a supporter of George Soros you ought to be pissed. He's mentioned 46 times in them. In fact pissed isn't the…Continue

I must have missed something. Why did so many people become outraged over a pilot being burned to death but not over so many larger and more deplorable acts?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Unseen Feb 20. 22 Replies

This is a serious question.  I'm not trying to start a polarized debate.  I only want to understand why the unbelievably horrible death of Jordanian pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh made so many people in…Continue

Egyptian President Khalil el-Sisi, 28 December 2015 at Al Azhar University, Cairo. "Islam is being lost by our own hands."

Started this discussion. Last reply by Virgil Jan 20. 14 Replies

I thought by now this would have been posted on many forums.  It’s interesting that it hasn’t.  The first time I saw video of it was Tuesday 6 January 2015 at memri.org  The first US airing was the…Continue

Egyptian President Al-Sisi at Al-Azhar Universtiy: We Must Revolutionize Our Religion

Started this discussion. Last reply by Virgil Jan 14. 1 Reply

I thought by now this would have been posted on many forums.  It’s interesting that it hasn’t.  The first time I saw video of it was 30 December 2015 at…Continue

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Gary Clouse replied to Virgil's discussion 'Remember the Net Neutrality Rules the public wasn't allowed to view or vote on? You'll never guess why.'
" Virge...   You're being played.The Daily caller, your link "exposing McChesney as a MARXIST" is a site so extremely right leaning that they make Glen Beck look like a moderate.   I used the find function in the…"
Mar 18
Virgil replied to Virgil's discussion 'Remember the Net Neutrality Rules the public wasn't allowed to view or vote on? You'll never guess why.'
"I've been busier than the only prostitute working a viagra convention for the past few days, ... weeks now that I think about it. I've not even had much time to stay up on news or email. The big gut punch this morning was opening an email…"
Mar 13
Belle Rose replied to Virgil's discussion 'Remember the Net Neutrality Rules the public wasn't allowed to view or vote on? You'll never guess why.'
"Sorry Virgil, what are we supposed to be pissed about? I missed your main point...I am ashamedly not up to speed with this issue as it stands presently...I too don't have time to read up on the issue, but can you just state your main point?…"
Mar 13
Davis Goodman replied to Virgil's discussion 'Remember the Net Neutrality Rules the public wasn't allowed to view or vote on? You'll never guess why.'
"Ladies and gentlemen...you are now entering...the twilight zone. Doo-dee-doo-doo doo-dee-doo-doo na-naaaa-na-na na-naaaaaa-na-na."
Mar 13
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Remember the Net Neutrality Rules the public wasn't allowed to view or vote on? You'll never guess why.

The 400 pages of rules for the "new" internet are out on PDF. Besides that unless you're a supporter of George Soros you ought to be pissed. He's mentioned 46 times in them. In fact pissed isn't the word.  You ought to be ready revolt and I mean get up and do something.Here's an article …See More
Mar 13
Virgil replied to ThyPlagueDoctor's discussion 'Christians Against Dinosaurs ... I wish I was joking'
"Holy Hell Dr. Bob!  That gave me a flashback and some maternally generated PTSD. hahahahah! Back when I was a teen my brother & his wife + 2 daughters were at the house along with adult company a new associate of my dad's and his…"
Mar 10
Virgil replied to ThyPlagueDoctor's discussion 'Christians Against Dinosaurs ... I wish I was joking'
"Peter said  "I don't understand how a person can walk into a natural history museum and NOT see the evidence." She told you how. If she goes to museums and sees evidence of "the Ruthless Museum Industry Complex"…"
Feb 27
Unseen replied to Virgil's discussion 'I must have missed something. Why did so many people become outraged over a pilot being burned to death but not over so many larger and more deplorable acts?'
"When I talk about torture in regards to ISIS, I don't mean a single incident that makes the news on one day, I mean ongoing torture, perhaps to extract money. Like "Today we cut off his little finger, but if you don't give us $1…"
Feb 20
Physeter replied to Virgil's discussion 'I must have missed something. Why did so many people become outraged over a pilot being burned to death but not over so many larger and more deplorable acts?'
"I'd say burning the Jordanian pilot to death alive, and posting so much of it, was video torture. Maybe why it was a bigger deal to people."
Feb 20
Unseen replied to Virgil's discussion 'I must have missed something. Why did so many people become outraged over a pilot being burned to death but not over so many larger and more deplorable acts?'
"And the sad thing is, they will probably think of even more outrageous ways to shock us. "
Feb 19
Roberta June Cross replied to Virgil's discussion 'I must have missed something. Why did so many people become outraged over a pilot being burned to death but not over so many larger and more deplorable acts?'
"So lets change the method of executing prisoner by beheading them. I'm really against the death penalty because of the chance that we actually execute an innocent man in which case we have."
Feb 18
Roberta June Cross replied to Virgil's discussion 'I must have missed something. Why did so many people become outraged over a pilot being burned to death but not over so many larger and more deplorable acts?'
"I believe the answer is is that it was video taped and we all saw some or all of it. we didn't see the rapes of young girls and women or the be headings of young men and boys so it isn't as real as this was. It is only my opinion. I think…"
Feb 18
Unseen replied to Virgil's discussion 'I must have missed something. Why did so many people become outraged over a pilot being burned to death but not over so many larger and more deplorable acts?'
"The burning tire method of death by fire is called "necklacing." While beheading is gruesome, as soon as the carotid artery is cut, the brain will go into shock in seconds and effectively die (in terms of consciousness) in 10's of…"
Feb 14
Pope Beanie replied to Virgil's discussion 'I must have missed something. Why did so many people become outraged over a pilot being burned to death but not over so many larger and more deplorable acts?'
"I'd rather die by beheading than by fire, for sure. I haven't watched any execution vids, but heard reporters say this one's particularly gruesome for the victim. No worse than burning people alive with tire collars (I forgot what…"
Feb 14
matt.clerke replied to Virgil's discussion 'I must have missed something. Why did so many people become outraged over a pilot being burned to death but not over so many larger and more deplorable acts?'
"Why are you so adversarial.... the thread is right there for everyone to read. I said: It's easy to ignore things that you aren't confronted with. Unseen said: Wait till ISIS puts out videos of torture I said: Maybe the US will be forced…"
Feb 12
Virgil replied to Virgil's discussion 'I must have missed something. Why did so many people become outraged over a pilot being burned to death but not over so many larger and more deplorable acts?'
"you said  "Maybe the US will be forced to change its torture policy?" Tell me what effects anything to do with torture by the US has to do with events in the middle east. Take your time.  "
Feb 12

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About Me:
Former USMC & county law enforcement, reserve now. Business owner, B&B, commercial property, and "interstate" exports and imports.I'll have a MA in geology/mining May 2015 but doubt I'll chase a career in it. History addict/ Fitness fiend/ lover all all mammals and birds/ strategically chaotic and ostentatiously understated. Proudly humble. Well known for being tacitly verbose.
Age
25-30
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Why are you here?
to learn < that's still true after several months. Now I am appreciating how the majority of members are capable of discussing issues without braking out in flame wars. Intelligent things go on here.
The religion you left
Catholic
Why you left your religion.
History of religions, particularly Christianity. Even the Catholic Encyclopedia says it's all made up.
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At 7:31pm on January 14, 2015, Belle Rose said…
:) thank you
At 11:32am on December 14, 2014, Unseen said…

Nice to meet you.

At 11:32am on December 14, 2014, Unseen said…

Nice to meet you.

At 10:31am on October 7, 2014, Ari said…

Hey there! Thanks for being my friend and the info you provided. I highly appreciate your support. :)

At 4:51pm on September 6, 2014, Reg The Fronkey Farmer said…

That is the right approach...and congrats on the engagement.

At 1:38pm on September 4, 2014, Reg The Fronkey Farmer said…

Thanks for the add Virgil. I understand the need to be cautious online. We aim to make TA different.

At 3:55pm on August 29, 2014, Nerdy Keith said…

Hey thanks for adding me :D

 
 
 

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