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Old 07.11.2018, 21:51
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Love the spirit, Tom.
Schnapps or Kirsch?
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Old 07.11.2018, 21:53
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Guess the elf is going back to the tree.

Anyways, I hope the Dems are smart enough to not waste time on impeachment. (The Senate will just refuse to impeach).

It would be nice if they acted like adults and did some work benefitting constituents.
Problem with the Dems is they do not have a message which is probably why the blue wave was smaller than expected.
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So you're not able to prove your claim that the British were responsible there being fewer brown people in Australia at the end of the 19th century? The rest of your post is something that I believe chief groupie StirB has some expressions for, he will be pleased.

I'll just leave this here. Chin up, sport.
Well that diagram with 4 pictures mentioning no death certainly has me convinced. That well researched link documenting the killing of 6,000 natives that 22Y posted certainly pales in comparison to your picture that cites no sources. Pictures are easier than reading though, aren't they?
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Old 07.11.2018, 22:07
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Perhaps I am in the minority here: I like Trump. I wish he was the president/prime minister of my country:

Unemployment is the lowest since the early 70's, wages grew almost 5%, he was the first world leader who was capable to bring North Korea to the negotiation table, withdrew from that fool Paris Agreement, and is tough on illegal immigration, as it should be.

Look the dump that many cities in Europa have become with this uncontrolled immigration. I think his language is politically incorrect many times but I prefer a politician that speaks his mind instead of one that plays the nice guy.
Trump was not the first to negotiate with N. Korea, read this.
Like after every other negotiation, N. Korea has not made any substantial changes to their nuclear program; they are still building nuclear bombs and missiles.

No European cities have yet sunk to the level of US cities; murders in Detroit were down to 267 in 2017 making it the second most violent US city behind St Louis.
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Unemployment is the lowest since the early 70's
A matter of "at the right time at the right place". That's simply the continuation of a trend that got started by his predecessor, black Barry O.

wages grew almost 5%
A function of reduced unemployment. That said, feel free to demonstrate which significant group outside of the top 25% income earners got an above-average income boost out of that

he was the first world leader who was capable to bring North Korea to the negotiation table
That's simply nonsense. Clinton reached an actual agreement, as opposed to the warm air Trump got so far, Trump has no hard data agreed upon to show WRT NK. He keeps talking about denuclearisaton of NK whereas Kim expects denuclearisation of the peninsula. The latter includes warships, US warships in particular.

withdrew from that fool Paris Agreement
At best a matter of opinion.

and is tough on illegal immigration
Is he, more than his supposedly weakling predecessor? How exactly? See this article by factcheck.org. Again Trump is simply using the trend established under his predecessor Barry O. and yet again selling old wine in new bottles.

I think his language is politically incorrect many times but I prefer a politician that speaks his mind instead of one that plays the nice guy.
Apparently you also prefer being lied to. Effectively constantly.
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Schnapps or Kirsch?
Grappa! By miles chilometri!
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So you're not able to prove your claim that the British were responsible there being fewer brown people in Australia at the end of the 19th century? The rest of your post is something that I believe chief groupie StirB has some expressions for, he will be pleased.

I'll just leave this here. Chin up, sport.

Oh, Loz. Loz, Lozzie, Lozzo. I love it when Poms let their envy override their critical faculties.

Thanks for the history lesson. 1788, you say? I'd never have known if it weren't for your piccies. I don't see any connection between the pictures and the brown faces argument, apart from the importation of a few indentured labourers from the South Pacific—in itself a highly amusing point, given that indenture is by definition a system of unfree labour, which rather puts a hole in your "bastion of morality" argument. Or perhaps you thought the gold rush brought a steady stream of Africans and Islanders to Australia? Think again, Loz. There's a reason why Chinese restaurants are ubiquitous in rural Australia. 500,000 gold-seekers from Great Britain, 42,000 from China, and virtually none from Africa or the Pacific Islands.

How can you make this any better? Have you thought about shooting your feet before stuffing them in your mouth?
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Schnapps or Kirsch?
Kirsch is a Schnaps.
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Kirsch is a Schnaps.
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Kirsch is a Schnaps.
True dat. But you made me check the spelling. Schnaps in German, schnapps (for no apparent reason) in English.
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True dat. But you made me check the spelling. Schnaps in German, schnapps (for no apparent reason) in English.
You're sloppy. Had you checked well you would have found out that in English schnaps as well as schnapps is used/correct.
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True dat. But you made me check the spelling. Schnaps in German, schnapps (for no apparent reason) in English.
For some odd reason reminded me of the pistol club; drink all night, p#ss till dawn.
The extra p is clearly for for p#ss
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Jeff Sessions gone ...
I do have mixed feelings about this

If he is trying to stop Mueller then I am against

On the other hand he did many things relating to immigration and refugees I did not like but no guarantee any replacement would be better.

From his resignation letter "After two years of rising violent crime and homicides prior to this administration, those trends have reversed"

Then look at the graph below and see how credible is Sessions.
Trend for the last 30 years was down, he was cherry picking
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The federal deficit increased $35 billion in October to a $98 billion deficit compared to the same month last year, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) said Wednesday

The spike in the deficit was fueled by the Republican tax law, which substantially cut revenues without offsetting them. It was also inflated by a bipartisan agreement to increase discretionary spending.

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Top administration officials have repeatedly claimed that strong economic growth would produce a surge of revenue to bring down the deficit
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Then look at the graph below and see how credible is Sessions.
Trend for the last 30 years was down, he was cherry picking
Not even that, it's an outright lie. The "two years prior" are 2013-2015, IMHO the chart shows falling rates for both 2013-14 and 14-15. Perhaps check the underlying data.
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You're sloppy. Had you checked well you would have found out that in English schnaps as well as schnapps is used/correct.
Well... in much the same way as night and nite are both correct...
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Grappa of course.
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Schnapps or Kirsch?
I think he's a wine "snob". Wonder how much of that noble liquid is needed to see Trump as the greatest president though.....everything is possible.
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I do have mixed feelings about this

If he is trying to stop Mueller then I am against

On the other hand he did many things relating to immigration and refugees I did not like but no guarantee any replacement would be better.

From his resignation letter "After two years of rising violent crime and homicides prior to this administration, those trends have reversed"

Then look at the graph below and see how credible is Sessions.
Trend for the last 30 years was down, he was cherry picking
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I can't see another scenario than it's an attack on Mueller, as I understand it Sessions resigning means Spanky gets to appoint an acting AG, had Sessions been fired (officially) then Rosenstein takes over. So Spanky requests the resignation to avoid firing Sessions in order to appoint his lackey Whitaker who refuses to say if he will follow the recommendation of the ethics advisor if they say he has to recuse himself.

As loathsome as I found Sessions, he did realise that he had to recuse himself, Whitaker strikes me as someone who won't care if he has to recuse, he'll do his masters bidding while spouting his commitment to ethics and justice and blah blah more shit for the base to swallow.
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I can't see another scenario than it's an attack on Mueller, as I understand it Sessions resigning means Spanky gets to appoint an acting AG, had Sessions been fired (officially) then Rosenstein takes over. So Spanky requests the resignation to avoid firing Sessions in order to appoint his lackey Whitaker who refuses to say if he will follow the recommendation of the ethics advisor if they say he has to recuse himself.

As loathsome as I found Sessions, he did realise that he had to recuse himself, Whitaker strikes me as someone who won't care if he has to recuse, he'll do his masters bidding while spouting his commitment to ethics and justice and blah blah more shit for the base to swallow.
Remember when you told us the US was turning into a totalitarian state?

Muslim women, Native Americans, and LGBTQ candidates had a night of historic wins
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