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by jserraglio
Fri Dec 04, 2020 8:49 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Why Prosecuting Trump Is a Very Bad Idea
Replies: 9
Views: 113

Re: Why Prosecuting Trump Is a Very Bad Idea

......as I said in a post on another thread - go ahead, keep him in the news, it's exactly what he wants. I question whether headlines about a $70,000 business expense tax write-off for hair styling is the kinda publicity even The Donald has been hankering after. Drop the other investigations, let ...
by jserraglio
Fri Dec 04, 2020 7:24 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Ga. Runoffs from a Conservative POV
Replies: 1
Views: 23

Ga. Runoffs from a Conservative POV

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by jserraglio
Thu Dec 03, 2020 4:32 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: DOJ bans White House liaison from its building
Replies: 4
Views: 52

DOJ bans White House liaison from its building

MSNBC https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.msnbc.com/msnbc/amp/ncna1249922 The official serving as President Donald Trump's eyes and ears at the Justice Department has been banned from the building after trying to pressure staffers to give up sensitive information about election fraud and other matters...
by jserraglio
Thu Dec 03, 2020 3:09 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Why Prosecuting Trump Is a Very Bad Idea
Replies: 9
Views: 113

Re: Why Prosecuting Trump Is a Very Bad Idea

Donald Martyr, eh? Has a nice churchy ring to it.

Seriously, I agree Trump will never be charged by the Feds. Manhattan and NY State are an entirely different matter.
by jserraglio
Thu Dec 03, 2020 2:22 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: America, the Zombie nation
Replies: 8
Views: 117

Re: America, the Zombie nation

We’ve decided as a society that we’re going to take all the people in our health care system and pummel them because we have some insane idea about what freedom really is.
Libertarianism has its rightful time and place, but that is not here and not now.
by jserraglio
Thu Dec 03, 2020 12:43 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Leopard Lady Sidney Powell is helping the ‘Democrat Party’ flip the Senate
Replies: 4
Views: 60

Re: Leopard Lady Sidney Powell is helping the ‘Democrat Party’ flip the Senate

WAPO Trump visit puts Ga. GOP on edge (excerpts) [/b] President Trump’s planned trip to Georgia on Saturday to campaign for two Senate candidates embroiled in tight runoff races has put some Republicans on edge that he could do more harm than good by repeating false claims about the voting system, ...
by jserraglio
Thu Dec 03, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Trump's FB Rant
Replies: 5
Views: 56

Re: Trump's FB Rant

The election in Arizona was rigged, right? Then why did Pence just swear in the new Dem senator from AZ, Mark Kelly? Well after trump fires barr he'll go after pence! Regards, Len :lol: :lol: :lol: He will resign, make Pencey President for half a day on the morning of Jan 20 and then have him issue...
by jserraglio
Thu Dec 03, 2020 8:50 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Trump's FB Rant
Replies: 5
Views: 56

Re: Trump's FB Rant

The election in Arizona was rigged, right? Then why did Pence just swear in the new Dem senator from AZ, Mark Kelly?
by jserraglio
Thu Dec 03, 2020 7:45 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Leopard Lady Sidney Powell is helping the ‘Democrat Party’ flip the Senate
Replies: 4
Views: 60

Leopard Lady Sidney Powell is helping the ‘Democrat Party’ flip the Senate

POLITICO https://www.politico.com/news/magazine/2020/12/02/the-conspiracy-theory-that-could-hand-joe-biden-the-senate-442415 There is no reason to bother voting if Georgia no longer has a democratic system and instead is controlled by politicians on the take who use technology to predetermine the o...
by jserraglio
Thu Dec 03, 2020 6:59 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Los Angeles tells residents to 'cancel everything'
Replies: 1
Views: 37

Los Angeles tells residents to 'cancel everything'

CNN The US reports 3,100 coronavirus deaths in one day—20% more than previous record https://www.cnn.com/2020/12/03/health/us-coronavirus-thursday/index.html The spike in coronavirus deaths came on the same day the number of people hospitalized broke 100,000, according to the Covid Tracking Project.
by jserraglio
Tue Dec 01, 2020 3:31 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Dr. Atlas, Trump’s coronavirus adviser, resigns.
Replies: 3
Views: 75

Re: Dr. Atlas, Trump’s coronavirus adviser, resigns.

His argument was that most people infected with the virus would not get seriously ill . . . . Even more controversial was his libertarian vision of the role of the government in the pandemic. In Dr. Atlas’s view, the government’s job was not to stamp out the virus but simply to protect its most vul...
by jserraglio
Tue Dec 01, 2020 2:08 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Dr. Atlas, Trump’s coronavirus adviser, resigns.
Replies: 3
Views: 75

Re: Dr. Atlas, Trump’s coronavirus adviser, resigns.

His argument was that most people infected with the virus would not get seriously ill . . . . Even more controversial was his libertarian vision of the role of the government in the pandemic. In Dr. Atlas’s view, the government’s job was not to stamp out the virus but simply to protect its most vul...
by jserraglio
Mon Nov 30, 2020 7:51 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: How Trump boosted the "failing" New York Times
Replies: 8
Views: 200

Re: How Trump boosted the "failing" New York Times

A failed, fired, defeated, rejected President slaps his own Loser moniker onto the third most subscribed to newspaper in the US (after USA Today and the WSJ).
by jserraglio
Fri Nov 27, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Remote school is leaving children sad and angry
Replies: 5
Views: 384

Re: Remote school is leaving children sad and angry

The bottom line for me is that we should live our lives as normally as possible and draconian lock down systems where the 'healthy' are impacted as strongly as those with 'health issues' makes no sense to me at all. Let's use what we've learnt since March, stop being 'reactive' and put proactive sy...
by jserraglio
Fri Nov 27, 2020 4:17 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Have you noticed? ROBO calls!!!
Replies: 21
Views: 386

Re: Have you noticed? ROBO calls!!!

So what do we do about it? https://primus.ca/index.php/bc_en/primus-telemarketing-guard PRIMUS TELEMARKETING GUARD https://www.consumerreports.org/consumerist/phone-companies-can-filter-out-robocalls-they-just-arent-doing-it/ Primus is an independent Internet and phone provider for hundreds of thou...
by jserraglio
Fri Nov 27, 2020 9:07 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Risks from liquor store vs. large religious gatherings
Replies: 9
Views: 449

Re: Risks from liquor store vs. large religious gatherings

There was the Warren Court, the Burger Court, the Rehnquist Court and now, with its 10 associate justices, the McConnell Court. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Yt2xUJfdyw
by jserraglio
Fri Nov 27, 2020 7:00 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Remote school is leaving children sad and angry
Replies: 5
Views: 384

Re: Remote school is leaving children sad and angry

As a teacher who went through the remote learning process with my students I can't understand why schools are closed. I'll add more detailed comment tomorrow. I agree, but of course it not enough to merely throw open the doors. One needs assertive leadership and innovative scheduling to ensure ever...
by jserraglio
Fri Nov 27, 2020 6:14 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Remote school is leaving children sad and angry
Replies: 5
Views: 384

Remote school is leaving children sad and angry

My school refuses to go remote until and unless the governor shuts us down. In fact we added one class hour per day of face-to-face instruction so that we gain the equivalent of one full day of school every five days, allowing us to take extended breaks whenever community spread hits. We are on suc...
by jserraglio
Thu Nov 26, 2020 6:06 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: The case for prosecuting Trump
Replies: 20
Views: 896

Re: The case for prosecuting Trump

The left wing media need to understand that by trying to chase down Trump they are playing into his hands by keeping him out there in front of the public. They could possibly help to make him the Republican candidate for 2024. Not a bit of it. With nearly 51% of the popular vote and 57% of the elec...
by jserraglio
Wed Nov 25, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: The case for prosecuting Trump
Replies: 20
Views: 896

Re: The case for prosecuting Trump

Holden Fourth wrote:
Wed Nov 25, 2020 3:15 pm
He’s not going to become history while everyone keeps talking about him.
To the contrary, he’s not going to become history unless everyone keeps talking about him.
by jserraglio
Wed Nov 25, 2020 10:59 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Trump atty. Sidney Powell: the President was the hapless victim of a leftist algorithm
Replies: 5
Views: 318

Re: Trump atty. Sidney Powell: the President was the hapless victim of a leftist algorithm

diegobueno wrote:
Wed Nov 25, 2020 8:24 am
Leftist algorithm = more people voted for Biden, many more.

They lost. Their Erlöser is now just a LOSER. They need to get over it.
The Right is unlikely to get over it, witness the way it resourcefully parlays its victimhood into self-pity, battening on its own failure to thrive.
by jserraglio
Wed Nov 25, 2020 10:42 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: The case for prosecuting Trump
Replies: 20
Views: 896

Re: The case for prosecuting Trump

(not that he would ever be confirmed by a likely Republican Senate). A likely Republican Senate-come on--what about the money Sue and I donated for Warnock and Ossoff! Regards, Len [the dreamer] :lol: We donated too, but reality bites . . . As for Trump being history, I prayed for his recovery from...
by jserraglio
Tue Nov 24, 2020 5:08 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: The case for prosecuting Trump
Replies: 20
Views: 896

Re: The case for prosecuting Trump

If Biden really wants Trump investigated, he can nominate Weissmann as AG (not that he would ever be confirmed by a likely Republican Senate). Otherwise all bets are off on a federal criminal investigation of a former President. It ain’t gonna happen, in my view.
by jserraglio
Tue Nov 24, 2020 9:40 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: What a Trump concession looks like
Replies: 2
Views: 198

What a Trump concession looks like

Good riddance to bad rubbish. What does GSA being allowed to preliminarily work with the Dems have to do with continuing to pursue our various cases on what will go down as the most corrupt election in American political history? We are moving full speed ahead. Will never concede to fake ballots & ...
by jserraglio
Tue Nov 24, 2020 9:35 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: The case for prosecuting Trump
Replies: 20
Views: 896

Re: The case for prosecuting Trump

Do you think there's any chance the House will now be able to at least examine trump's tax returns to see if changes in the tax laws need to be made? Regards, Len Who cares? The overeducated SOB will soon be history. I rejoice that he beat covid; otherwise, he would've been spared the crushing humi...
by jserraglio
Tue Nov 24, 2020 5:02 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: The case for prosecuting Trump
Replies: 20
Views: 896

Re: The case for prosecuting Trump

Nixon - Watergate, he wasn't prosecuted. GW Bush - Non- existent WMDs resulting in a war that killed thousands of civilians and he wasn't prosecuted. The precedent is there. Neither Nixon nor Bush was accused of violating state law, only federal. Trump’s big worry should be that New York state will...
by jserraglio
Mon Nov 23, 2020 2:28 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Duty or Party? For Republicans, a Test of Whether to Enable Trump
Replies: 4
Views: 220

Re: Duty or Party? For Republicans, a Test of Whether to Enable Trump

Trump takes shot at Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine, says in tweet upcoming governor’s race will be ‘hotly contested’ https://www.cleveland.com/open/2020/11/trump-takes-shot-at-ohio-gov-mike-dewine-says-in-tweet-his-upcoming-race-will-be-hotly-contested.html Yes, indeed! This will be an interesting race to w...
by jserraglio
Sun Nov 22, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Duty or Party? For Republicans, a Test of Whether to Enable Trump
Replies: 4
Views: 220

Re: Duty or Party? For Republicans, a Test of Whether to Enable Trump

Trump takes shot at Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine, says in tweet upcoming governor’s race will be ‘hotly contested’ https://www.cleveland.com/open/2020/11/ ... ested.html
by jserraglio
Sun Nov 22, 2020 2:40 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: The Children Never Had the Coronavirus. So Why Did They Have Antibodies?
Replies: 10
Views: 463

Re: The Children Never Had the Coronavirus. So Why Did They Have Antibodies?

50,000,000 Americans are 65 or older. 100,000,000 are younger than 65 but have some form of co-morbidity. Total US population = 328,000,000. 150/328=45.7% These rough-hewn estimates approximate the 45.4% arrived at by the CDC study. And when you add in 20,000,000 health workers, even more Americans ...
by jserraglio
Sun Nov 22, 2020 6:17 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: The Children Never Had the Coronavirus. So Why Did They Have Antibodies?
Replies: 10
Views: 463

Re: The Children Never Had the Coronavirus. So Why Did They Have Antibodies?

45% of the population with comorbidities is mind boggling. Is this lifestyle related? Printed below is a link to my source for that shocking number. If that 45% percentage is accurate, I guess it would be related to a number of socio-economic factors listed by the abstract below, lifestyle no doubt...
by jserraglio
Sat Nov 21, 2020 7:08 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: The Children Never Had the Coronavirus. So Why Did They Have Antibodies?
Replies: 10
Views: 463

Re: The Children Never Had the Coronavirus. So Why Did They Have Antibodies?

In the US, people with co-morbidities rendering them susceptible to covid complications make up more than 45% percent of the total population, ranging from 20% for ages 18-29 years to 80% for ages 80+ years. So it is largely the aged but by no means only the aged who are at risk of developing seriou...
by jserraglio
Sat Nov 21, 2020 10:53 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Likely GOP candidates in 2024
Replies: 4
Views: 209

Re: Likely GOP candidates in 2024

Judge Judy for President:

“How do you know when politicians are lying? When their mouths move.”

"There are no new stories, there's just a new face."

“Beauty fades. Dumb is forever.”

"I'm here because I'm smart, not because I'm young and gorgeous, although I am."
by jserraglio
Sat Nov 21, 2020 8:51 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Likely GOP candidates in 2024
Replies: 4
Views: 209

Likely GOP candidates in 2024

Donald Trump, Jr.
Eric Trump
Ivanka Trump
Jared Kushner
Tucker Carlson
Mike Pompeo
Ted Cruz
Mike Pence

. . . and towering over them all, the rock-star Bad Boy, Disruptor-in-chief, Rowdy Donald Trump, Sr.
by jserraglio
Sat Nov 21, 2020 6:53 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: How Can We Trust This G.O.P. in Power Again?
Replies: 4
Views: 378

Re: How Can We Trust This G.O.P. in Power Again?

You just didn't like the President and his voters and they must pay . I know it is very bad of me to delight in the agony Trump must feel at his bone-crushing defeat, the disarray found among his quislings and the suffering among his lemmings, but the taste of payback is so savory that I will put o...
by jserraglio
Fri Nov 20, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: The Children Never Had the Coronavirus. So Why Did They Have Antibodies?
Replies: 10
Views: 463

Re: The Children Never Had the Coronavirus. So Why Did They Have Antibodies?

“We focus on those who get really sick, but 95 to 98 percent of those who get the virus don’t have to go to the hospital, ” Dr. Elledge said. “There are a lot of people who do get better.” Given almost 200,000 cases per day in the US, a 2%-5% hospitalization rate hardly fills one with confidence, e...
by jserraglio
Fri Nov 20, 2020 2:59 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Trump to meet Michigan leaders in bid to subvert election
Replies: 0
Views: 264

Trump to meet Michigan leaders in bid to subvert election

Trump and his allies have been trying to convince judges and lawmakers in the state to set aside the popular vote and swap in Republican-chosen electors.

AP NEWS https://apnews.com/article/election-202 ... e2ac0b2156
by jserraglio
Fri Nov 20, 2020 2:51 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Could GOP states ignore voters and send Trump delegates to the Electoral College?
Replies: 3
Views: 219

Could GOP states ignore voters and send Trump delegates to the Electoral College?

Trump allies [are] floating the idea that Republican-controlled state legislatures should ignore the vote for President-elect Joe Biden in their states and send Trump's slate of electors to the Electoral College instead. POLITICO https://www.politico.com/news/2020/11/19/how-electoral-college-works-...
by jserraglio
Fri Nov 20, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: How a deadly police force ruled a city
Replies: 1
Views: 146

How a deadly police force ruled a city

After years of impunity, the police in Vallejo, California, took over the city’s politics and threatened its people.

NEW YORKER https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2020 ... led-a-city
by jserraglio
Fri Nov 20, 2020 12:10 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Trump’s escalating attacks put pressure on vote certification process
Replies: 4
Views: 199

Re: Trump’s escalating attacks put pressure on vote certification process

barney wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 11:56 am
Can't read the WAPO. Joseph, do you mind copying and pasting the article? My list of subscriptions is already too big.
So sorry, but I have decided no longer to reprint articles and provide links instead.
by jserraglio
Fri Nov 20, 2020 11:21 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Trump’s escalating attacks put pressure on vote certification process
Replies: 4
Views: 199

Trump’s escalating attacks put pressure on vote certification process

WASHINGTON POST The chaotic effort to upend the U.S. presidential election has moved from the courtroom to a series of traditionally mundane events in county seats and state capitals, deliberations now under enormous pressure as President Trump and his allies seek to block formal recognition of Pre...