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nonstop brainwashing.
Do you honestly feel like anyine is trying to brainwash you? Really?
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Old 14.06.2017, 22:35
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Do you honestly feel like anyine is trying to brainwash you? Really?
depends, is it still brainwashing if the brainwashed unconsciously pays it forward?

similar to religion. the indoctrinated just keep indoctrinating.
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Old 14.06.2017, 23:52
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Now you're beginning to sound like my sister-in-law who believes in chem trails.
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Old 15.06.2017, 00:13
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Now you're beginning to sound like my sister-in-law who believes in chem trails.


speaking of chem trails and the like, hows that trump-russia collusion story going?
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Old 15.06.2017, 00:23
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On...and on...and on....and on..... You might just get a verdict in 2yrs time.

What does me is that is that security agencies believe Russia interfered with the US and French elections, but nobody's said a dickie bird about the UK election. Hmmm...
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Old 15.06.2017, 01:19
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maybe instead ban the fake news that is clearly rapidly radicalizing people. normalizing even encouraging terrorism, blaming trump, the right, or the white devils in general. nonstop brainwashing.
Could you remind me, what is "fake news" again? News that doesn't fit the agenda of right-leaning people, right?
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Old 15.06.2017, 02:50
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Four dead in San Francisco shooting after UPS worker opens fire at facility

Witnesses describe ‘chaos’ after gunman fatally shot three and injured two others before turning the gun on himself

Four people are dead after an employee opened fire at a UPS facility in San Francisco on Wednesday morning, killing three and injuring two before turning the gun on himself, police said.

Officers responding to the scene encountered multiple shooting victims before cornering the shooter, whose identity was not divulged, assistant police chief Toney Chaplin said at a news conference.

The gunman was armed with two weapons, Chaplin said, and killed himself with an assault pistol. The shooting was not a terrorist attack and the gunman appeared to be acting alone, he added.

UPS spokesman Steve Gaut told the Associated Press that the shooter was an employee and that the incident began before drivers were sent out for their daily deliveries.

Larry Greathouse, who works at a nearby tire shop, said he realized something had happened when a “massive police presence” showed up. Multiple UPS workers came into the shop, he said, and one told him that a fellow UPS employee had “shot two guys on the way in and one on the way out”.

“It was chaos,” recalled Mission Hill Saloon patron Nicole Goodman of the morning’s police action.

“It’s the most ambulances and police cars I’ve ever seen in my life,” added bartender Erin Russell.

Two homeless men living in tents nearby, Moe Smith and Antwun Dixon, said they had heard the gunshots.

“I heard three, maybe four or five shots, then screaming,” said Dixon. “The whole thing took three minutes.”

The police responded to emergency calls from workers in the cavernous warehouse shortly before 9am. At about 10.30am, the police said that the incident was contained and the building was secure.

The UPS facility is a package delivery and sorting center with 350 employees in San Francisco’s Portrero Hill neighborhood. Dozens of uniformed employees were seen evacuating on foot.

“We all know the familiar faces of our local UPS drivers and delivery persons,” said San Francisco mayor Ed Lee. “Today’s tragedy will be felt in every community served by these committed employees.”

“The company is saddened and deeply concerned about affected employees, family members and the community we share,” UPS said in a statement.

Half a dozen UPS employees refused to make eye contact with a reporter, repeatedly stating “no comment, no comment” or “I ain’t seen nothing, man”. One driver confirmed he’d been sent home for the day by 10.45am. UPS said it would provide counseling to employees.

Some onlookers were gathered at intersections around the facility, which takes up almost an entire city block, as police continued to process the crime scene.

“Everyone’s got some family working at UPS,” said one man.

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Old 15.06.2017, 09:15
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Could you remind me, what is "fake news" again?
Pretty much anything publish by the left-wing dominated press.

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Old 15.06.2017, 10:23
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Pretty much anything publish by the left-wing dominated press.

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Left-wing dominated, eh? In the US? The people that helped the Trumpster with all that free coverage? As if.
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Old 15.06.2017, 10:38
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I used to frequent that UPS location in SF many times, a very frustrating experience as a Customer. When I first heard the headline, was convinced that the shooter had to be a disgruntled Customer


But overall, nothing will change in the US - guns will continue to be readily available for everyone, shootings will continue to increase, people will get up in arms and absolutely nothing will change in terms of gun control.


In keeping with the lack of inertia on any true political change in the US
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Old 15.06.2017, 10:59
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Pretty much anything publish by the left-wing dominated press.

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News that doesn't fit the agenda of right-leaning people, right?
Is meaningless, circular argumentation a specialty of all right-wing, conservative types, or just Trump?
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Old 15.06.2017, 11:00
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But overall, nothing will change in the US - guns will continue to be readily available for everyone, shootings will continue to increase, people will get up in arms and absolutely nothing will change in terms of gun control.
Literally.
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Old 15.06.2017, 12:02
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Could you remind me, what is "fake news" again? News that doesn't fit the agenda of right-leaning people, right?
most importantly its the constant demonization. you people really believe you are knights in shining armor fighting off the nazi zombie horde on the right. as opposed to intellectual equals worthy of friendly debate.

fake news is also news that is not broadcast at all or barely. fake news is the millennials from clown college at the msm doing almost exclusively twitter research. making news instead of finding news in the real world.

but sure, lets throw in another bullshit story about hands, piss, ketchup or icecream. true or not, who cares as long as it paints a nice picture in peoples heads to filter subsequent stories with.
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Old 15.06.2017, 12:09
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most importantly its the constant demonization. you people really believe you are knights in shining armor fighting off the nazi zombie horde on the right. as opposed to intellectual equals worthy of friendly debate.
Not all Zombies are Nazis - and not all Nazis are Zombies. There is a small set of Zombie Nazis but their numbers are no greater (as a %) of the overall Nazi or Zombie population (as a % of the whole).

There is a petition now to stop this Zombie discrimination which is now common place in the media.

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fake news is also news that is not broadcast at all or barely. fake news is the millennials from clown college at the msm doing almost exclusively twitter research. making news instead of finding news in the real world.

but sure, lets throw in another bullshit story about hands, piss, ketchup or icecream. true or not, who cares as long as it paints a nice picture in peoples heads to filter subsequent stories with.
Fake news is like real news but without the research.
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Old 15.06.2017, 12:14
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most importantly its the constant demonization. you people really believe you are knights in shining armor fighting off the nazi zombie horde on the right. as opposed to intellectual equals worthy of friendly debate.

fake news is also news that is not broadcast at all or barely. fake news is the millennials from clown college at the msm doing almost exclusively twitter research. making news instead of finding news in the real world.

but sure, lets throw in another bullshit story about hands, piss, ketchup or icecream. true or not, who cares as long as it paints a nice picture in peoples heads to filter subsequent stories with.
You were doing so well until that last paragraph. And I love the "you people" in the first, along with the implication that I'm a demented, lettuce-chomping, large-government, bleeding-heart, large-L Liberal -- as if that actually means anything outside the US.

I'm simply opposed to uneducated, unaware, uninformed, unintelligent, narcissistic, irrational primates holding the nuclear codes. I couldn't care less what they do to their own countries.

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as opposed to intellectual equals worthy of friendly debate.
I'd love to be intellectually equal to some of those on America's right. But I'm not going to change.

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most importantly its the constant demonization. you people really believe you are knights in shining armor fighting off the nazi zombie horde on the right. as opposed to intellectual equals worthy of friendly debate.
So... would "equals worthy of friendly debate" also include people who can't tell the difference between a valid criticism and anti-Americanism?

I don't think I've ever postulated an argument of the form "You're wrong because you are an American", but I've had a few "rebuttals" here along the lines of "You're wrong because you're anti-American." If I am not mistaken, at least one of them was from you.
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most importantly its the constant demonization. you people really believe you are knights in shining armor fighting off the nazi zombie horde on the right. as opposed to intellectual equals worthy of friendly debate.
Now you feel demonized? Right...

I can only speak for myself, but if I really felt that way, you'd be on my ignore list, but I don't have anyone on that list because I believe it's intellectually dishonest to not see the other side of any debate. I may not like it, but I read it because we all need to have our views challenged.

Hand on heart, I will never understand why you believe what you believe, but at least I try to. One of my absolute closest friends shares some of your views, but we come from a place of mutual respect, friendship, a shared sick sense of humour, and long drunken talks into the wee small hours.

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fake news is also news that is not broadcast at all or barely. fake news is the millennials from clown college at the msm doing almost exclusively twitter research. making news instead of finding news in the real world.
I've never had a twitter account, but I do agree with you here from things I've seen on facebook. My trigger for further research before taking a 'news item' seriously is... '- but BBC aren't reporting it'...'but CNN aren't reporting it' etc in the headline. Just that insinuation immediately makes some readers assume that there's a conspiracy to deprive them of information, or for legitimate news organisations to skew the agenda. In the recent UK election, I can't count how many times I've seen this shite on social media and been able to dismiss it with a simple google search, but there are feeble minded people out there who lap it up because it feeds into their 'elite / them and us' mentality, which to be quite frank, I don't have the patience for.
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maybe instead ban the fake news that is clearly rapidly radicalizing people. normalizing even encouraging terrorism, blaming trump, the right, or the white devils in general. nonstop brainwashing.
got a mirror? care to use it?
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most importantly its the constant demonization. you people really believe you are knights in shining armor fighting off the nazi zombie horde on the right. as opposed to intellectual equals worthy of friendly debate.

fake news is also news that is not broadcast at all or barely. fake news is the millennials from clown college at the msm doing almost exclusively twitter research. making news instead of finding news in the real world.

but sure, lets throw in another bullshit story about hands, piss, ketchup or icecream. true or not, who cares as long as it paints a nice picture in peoples heads to filter subsequent stories with.
"fake news is also news that is not broadcast at all" You are saying fake news is news that is not promulgated so therefore it has no existence?

For example, today's fake news is "the moon just exploded"; but nobody knows this fake news exists because it was not broadcast?
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For example, today's fake news is "the moon just exploded"; but nobody knows this fake news exists because it was not broadcast?
I've just tweeted it to my 800,000 followers - it'll be on the Daily Mail site by 2pm today
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