Search found 428 matches

by trpmb6
Thu Jun 28, 2018 6:52 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

And per the Flores agreement the government had 20 days to place them. You are the one drawing a hardline of - it must be a completely open border - anything beyond that is fascism to you. The other side of the spectrum is - completely closed border, nobody comes in. Right now we're somewhere in the...
by trpmb6
Thu Jun 28, 2018 6:39 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: The (Sub)Urban Farmer
Replies: 22
Views: 1288

Re: The (Sub)Urban Farmer

I like the idea of buying from someone who is creating their own hybrids locally. You know you're getting something that will do well for your climate. I've talked to a few guys here that tend to have larger growing operations (to the point where I wonder if they are on the local police radar for ho...
by trpmb6
Thu Jun 28, 2018 6:36 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

Well.... They weren't putting them in the detention centers with the parents until you guys started complaining about them being taken out and placed with other family or in the care of the HHS/CPS per the Flores agreement...
by trpmb6
Thu Jun 28, 2018 6:14 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

Vietnamese refugee camps I sit one cube away from a guy who stayed in one of these camps when he was a kid. When I worked for another company I worked with his cousin whose parents were there. I know their stories. Kansas has quite a large Vietnamese population - a lot of them work in the aviation ...
by trpmb6
Thu Jun 28, 2018 5:44 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: 2018 Midterm Elections Coverage
Replies: 91
Views: 3576

Re: 2018 Midterm Elections Coverage

ah so predictable. I knew that was coming.

Don't let your blind hatred for trump get in the way of seeing the facts of the travel ban case. The case was not too dissimilar to the situation that will arise soon for certain states that don't issue state ID's that comply with the Real ID Act.
by trpmb6
Thu Jun 28, 2018 5:03 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: 2018 Midterm Elections Coverage
Replies: 91
Views: 3576

Re: 2018 Midterm Elections Coverage

I'm Muslim so I'm not sure how you feel about that, but my heart does feel a bit for you. Your religious beliefs or anyone else's religious beliefs (or lack of religious beliefs) make no difference to me, despite what many would like to portray trump supporters as. I don't go around asking people w...
by trpmb6
Thu Jun 28, 2018 4:25 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: 2018 Midterm Elections Coverage
Replies: 91
Views: 3576

Re: 2018 Midterm Elections Coverage

(Note I think its safe to assume she wins the general at this point - do republicans even try to run in this district?) Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is a favorite to beat Republican candidate Anthony Pappas in November. I had to go to the article again to find that. Still didn't see it. Then I saw it b...
by trpmb6
Thu Jun 28, 2018 4:03 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: 2018 Midterm Elections Coverage
Replies: 91
Views: 3576

Re: 2018 Midterm Elections Coverage

Cortez wants to be president That didn't take long for the media to start pushing it forward. She's got a few years to go still. At 28 (29 at the start of the start of the next congress term) years old I think she might be the youngest member of congress yes? (Note I think its safe to assume she wi...
by trpmb6
Thu Jun 28, 2018 2:45 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

Yablo suggested having Ginsburg step down like Kennedy. I mean the quote is literally right there. So how you're interpreting it any different is beyond me.

Nataraj is suggesting that Thomas (apparently a close family friend) drop dead.

This is the kind of rhetoric that got Steve Scalise shot.
by trpmb6
Thu Jun 28, 2018 1:28 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Books fleeting thoughts
Replies: 37
Views: 9553

Re: Books fleeting thoughts

Amazon currently has The Subtle Art of Not Giving A Fuck available for free audible download right now. This isn't a nihilistic book. It's more of a book about how to manage the stressful aspects in your life. Helping you to identify what is important to worry about and what isn't. The book actually...
by trpmb6
Thu Jun 28, 2018 1:18 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: The (Sub)Urban Farmer
Replies: 22
Views: 1288

Re: The (Sub)Urban Farmer

I've come to a similar conclusion about tomatoes. Gone are the days of when I'd go out to my Dad's garden and pick a giant tomato the size of a slowpitch softball. For whatever reason I can't get any to grow to that size, even with aggressive pruning. Maybe it was because of the fertilizers my dad w...
by trpmb6
Thu Jun 28, 2018 1:09 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: 2018 Midterm Elections Coverage
Replies: 91
Views: 3576

Re: 2018 Midterm Elections Coverage

I think the biggest thing to take away is that Connelly was on the short list of people who might be a challenger to Pelosi's potential speakership. (should they get a majority in the house - which is definitely a possibility). In a way, Pelosi should really be jumping for joy. On the other hand, th...
by trpmb6
Thu Jun 28, 2018 12:59 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

CorruptUser wrote:Not Scalia's lead?


I know things can get a little partisan but that's uncalled for. Nobody here should be wishing death upon anyone because of politics.
by trpmb6
Wed Jun 27, 2018 8:50 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: PhD study of this forum
Replies: 32
Views: 17372

Re: PhD study of this forum

I particularly like the section on ethical considerations (starting at page 61). It is quite clear that you made every effort possible to inform and protect the users. I can tell the suggestions and discussion that appear on this topic manifest themselves in your writing. Great job, congratulations ...
by trpmb6
Wed Jun 27, 2018 8:22 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

President Obama did have a fair amount of appointments. He lands right in the same area as his predecessors. Carter had the highest numbers per term at 262. Carter - 262 (no SCOTUS) - one term Reagan - 384 (4 SCOTUS) - two term Bush 1 - 194 (2 SCOTUS) - one term Clinton - 379 (2 SCOTUS) - two term B...
by trpmb6
Wed Jun 27, 2018 7:38 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

Justice Kennedy officially announces his retirement effective July 31st. Trump apparently plans to submit a nominee by then. Given it's an election year, I think he should have to wait til after the election for the nominee to even be considered. /snark I'd actually be ok with that. When I was talk...
by trpmb6
Wed Jun 27, 2018 6:45 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

Justice Kennedy officially announces his retirement effective July 31st.

Trump apparently plans to submit a nominee by then.
by trpmb6
Wed Jun 27, 2018 5:18 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Hyabusa2 arrives at asteroid "Ryugu"
Replies: 0
Views: 481

Hyabusa2 arrives at asteroid "Ryugu"

A Japanese space probe arrived at an asteroid Wednesday after a 3 1/2-year journey to undertake a first-ever experiment: blow a crater in the rocky surface to collect samples and bring them back to Earth. Hayabusa2 will send out a squat cylinder that will detonate above the asteroid, shooting a 2-k...
by trpmb6
Tue Jun 26, 2018 8:10 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Worldwide CO2 shortage
Replies: 44
Views: 1839

Re: Worldwide CO2 shortage

Does the UK not have refrigerated lorries? Why the need for dry ice to transport goods?
by trpmb6
Tue Jun 26, 2018 8:01 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

It seems to me this is a case of not recognizing the Mexican CPS document as official documentation. I wonder if they've had issues in the past verifying such documentation. Definitely doesn't make it right. Its ridiculous at how slow the reunification process is. 5 days for a case worker to reach o...
by trpmb6
Tue Jun 26, 2018 7:18 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Fleeting Thoughts: Movie and TV Shows
Replies: 96
Views: 9644

Re: Fleeting Thoughts: Movie and TV Shows

I prefer Tim Burton's whimsical over Quentin Tarantino's style - not even sure what to call his style to be honest.
by trpmb6
Tue Jun 26, 2018 7:08 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Today I Made:
Replies: 4387
Views: 780556

Re: Today I Made:

I was on a low carb diet (lost 20 lbs! ~5-6 weeks) that featured a lot of creativity. You would be pleasantly surprised to find that most restaurants have no problem bringing out a burger without the bun. It's a very easy low carb solution at places that may not have a very large selection of options.
by trpmb6
Tue Jun 26, 2018 12:25 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

Ok the 90% number was a bogus number Senator Goodlate pulled out his ass - or at least according to his staff was sourced to a questionable news site that pulled it out there ass. Per politifact the average is between 20 and 40 percent, with the year that they published this article being at 46%. Th...
by trpmb6
Tue Jun 26, 2018 2:46 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

Propose a solution that meets in the middle. I am against an open border, as is the majority of Americans. I'll respond in the morning. Goodnight, thanks for the debate.
by trpmb6
Tue Jun 26, 2018 2:29 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

The problem is noone has reported on that. I am making an anecdotal observation based on the facts at hand. 1) already entered the country illegally and shown disregard for the law 2) several negative risk factors already listed 3) existing numbers for deportation hearings are poor Any one of those ...
by trpmb6
Tue Jun 26, 2018 2:21 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

You quoted me and then paraphrased what I said, congratulations!
Basically a journalist now.
by trpmb6
Tue Jun 26, 2018 2:18 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

It sounds like we should pass the Cruz legislation then so we can get more judges in the works.

Beats me where they will come from though.
by trpmb6
Tue Jun 26, 2018 2:17 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

An illegal immigrant is a huge flight risk. No known history, very little background, no permenant residence or known associates. Yanno, just because Trump said it doesn't make it true. What is the actual historical rate of Mexican illegal immigration no-shows? This would show whether or not they a...
by trpmb6
Tue Jun 26, 2018 2:15 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

So sardia you are in favor of a bill that would get us more judges to process asylum seekers? Expediting the asylum process to less than 20 days so as to not run afoil of the flores agreement?
by trpmb6
Tue Jun 26, 2018 1:56 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

Where did you get coyotes being involved in visas from?

Visa overstays happen when someone is let in on a temporary Visa (tourism related or otherwise) and then they just dont leave.

https://www.google.com/amp/s/mobile.nyt ... s.amp.html
by trpmb6
Tue Jun 26, 2018 1:27 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

Damn it! trpmb6! Crossing the border outside of a port of entry is a misdemeanor for the first offense. You have Not been paying attention! These people have been turned away from Ports of Entry! . Still doesn't make it legal. A lot of people wait double digit YEARS for legal immigration. I know of...
by trpmb6
Tue Jun 26, 2018 1:24 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: 2018 Midterm Elections Coverage
Replies: 91
Views: 3576

Re: 2018 Midterm Elections Coverage

Well said
by trpmb6
Tue Jun 26, 2018 12:55 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

This may sound kind of basic but I am just trying to figure out something here. Crossing the border outside of a port of entry is a misdemeanor for the first offense. A felony for the second. We can all agree that is in fact the law. You may not like that, but it is. So the outrage is that people ar...
by trpmb6
Mon Jun 25, 2018 10:04 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

You often request citations for assertions we make. Do you have any for the last few you've made? Starting with kids being repatriated and That's what the stated priorities are, but since they didn't bother keeping detailed records of whose kids were taken, when, from where to where, it's pretty nai...
by trpmb6
Mon Jun 25, 2018 8:38 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: 2018 Midterm Elections Coverage
Replies: 91
Views: 3576

Re: 2018 Midterm Elections Coverage

To be fair, at least as far as gerrymandering is concerned - the justices didn't overturn the Pennsylvania decision. So it's been a kind of mixed bag on gerrymandering. I think the Pennsylvania decision was a much clearer case of gerrymandering though. I mean come on, that was just stupid - and why ...
by trpmb6
Mon Jun 25, 2018 6:06 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: The (Sub)Urban Farmer
Replies: 22
Views: 1288

Re: The (Sub)Urban Farmer

On another topic. I can't decide what to mulch with. I've found straw is really convenient. (We like to decorate our house in the fall with straw bales from a local farmer after wheat harvest) The added benefit is that I take those bales out to the garden after thanksgiving. Down side is if you till...
by trpmb6
Mon Jun 25, 2018 6:03 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: The (Sub)Urban Farmer
Replies: 22
Views: 1288

Re: The (Sub)Urban Farmer

Denver soil is pretty bad for growing so I think you have to use a raised bed. At least, that's what I understood of this. If you think about it, almost any location has bad soil for some selection of plants. That kind of goes along with native plants. I have really nasty clay to deal with myself. ...
by trpmb6
Mon Jun 25, 2018 4:47 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: The (Sub)Urban Farmer
Replies: 22
Views: 1288

The (Sub)Urban Farmer

I wanted to start a thread about "farming" in a suburban/urban environment. I'd like to think I've learned a lot over the 10+ years I've been gardening in my backyard. But it seems I stumble across new information every year that can improve my yields. Things to discuss - types of plants -...
by trpmb6
Mon Jun 25, 2018 4:19 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

Trump most certainly thinks, in his view, that what he is doing is good for the country. Citation for this? I have a very hard time believing Trump thinks he's doing the best for the country. I think he's doing what he thinks is best for himself only, and the interests of the country or the world a...
by trpmb6
Mon Jun 25, 2018 4:01 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Trump presidency
Replies: 6174
Views: 462108

Re: Trump presidency

Well, yes, they want "good" outcomes, but their "good" isn't our "good", any more than stated reasons are actual reasons. The administration does not care about good outcomes (for the country), they care about revving up the base. It's all a matter of perspective. A fi...

Go to advanced search