Close
Login
Register

The Official Political Thread.

Anything not MMA related goes here

Re: The Official Political Thread.

Postby PBells » Thu Dec 20, 2018 11:23 pm

KingOfPancrase wrote:Go tell Israel and Hungary their walls don't work


Obviously more than just walls in both of their cases, especially Israel's because they'll just kill everyone :lol:
There can only be one...
Image
User avatar
PBells
Moderator
 
Posts: 39456
Joined: Sun Aug 31, 2008 10:09 pm
Accolades: June 2016 MMALinker Fantasy C-League Champion, Sep. 2016 MMALinker Fantasy B-League Champion, July 2017 MMALinker Fantasy A-League Champion, June 2018 Fantasy A-League Champion

Re: The Official Political Thread.

Postby bruins2012 » Thu Dec 20, 2018 11:29 pm

PBells wrote:
KingOfPancrase wrote:Go tell Israel and Hungary their walls don't work


Obviously more than just walls in both of their cases, especially Israel's because they'll just kill everyone :lol:


And Israel is about the size of New Jersey.


:P
When engaged in combat, the vanquishing of thine enemy can be the warrior's only concern. Suppress all human emotion and compassion. Kill whoever stands in thy way, even if that be Lord God or Buddha himself.

Image
User avatar
bruins2012
10th Professional Linker Victory
10th Professional Linker Victory
 
Posts: 17940
Joined: Thu Apr 01, 2010 7:08 pm
Accolades: 2014-2015 MMALinker Fantasy Hockey Champion, 2015-2016 MMALinker Fantasy Hockey Champion, July 2016 MMALinker Fantasy C-League Champion, Aug. 2016 MMALinker Fantasy B-League Champion, May 2017 MMALinker Fantasy B-League Champion, Sep. 2017 MMALinker Fantasy B-League Champion, Apr. 2018 MMALinker Fantasy B-League Champion, Survivor Champion

Re: The Official Political Thread.

Postby bruins2012 » Fri Dec 21, 2018 4:35 am

While corporate media portrayed Trump's withdrawal of US troops from Syria as a Christmas gift to Russia's Putin, veteran Middle East reporter Patrick Cockburn says this is infantile and conspiratorial. NATO member Turkey stands to gain most, and could launch an attack on Kurdish forces in the northeast.








:P
When engaged in combat, the vanquishing of thine enemy can be the warrior's only concern. Suppress all human emotion and compassion. Kill whoever stands in thy way, even if that be Lord God or Buddha himself.

Image
User avatar
bruins2012
10th Professional Linker Victory
10th Professional Linker Victory
 
Posts: 17940
Joined: Thu Apr 01, 2010 7:08 pm
Accolades: 2014-2015 MMALinker Fantasy Hockey Champion, 2015-2016 MMALinker Fantasy Hockey Champion, July 2016 MMALinker Fantasy C-League Champion, Aug. 2016 MMALinker Fantasy B-League Champion, May 2017 MMALinker Fantasy B-League Champion, Sep. 2017 MMALinker Fantasy B-League Champion, Apr. 2018 MMALinker Fantasy B-League Champion, Survivor Champion

Re: The Official Political Thread.

Postby willmma » Fri Dec 21, 2018 9:44 am

bruins2012 wrote:While corporate media portrayed Trump's withdrawal of US troops from Syria as a Christmas gift to Russia's Putin, veteran Middle East reporter Patrick Cockburn says this is infantile and conspiratorial. NATO member Turkey stands to gain most, and could launch an attack on Kurdish forces in the northeast.








:P



Agreed. As soon as I heard about the withdrawal I thought the Kurds are fucked.

All the gains the Kurds made in the last few years are about to get wiped out.
Image
User avatar
willmma
8th Degree Black Belt
8th Degree Black Belt
 
Posts: 6414
Joined: Wed Feb 04, 2009 4:07 pm
Location: Go Leafs!
Accolades: Formerly known as: willmma
June 2016 MMALinker Fantasy B-League Champion, Dec. 2016 MMALinker Fantasy C-League Champion, Nov. 2017 MMALinker Fantasy C-League Champion, Jan. 2018 MMALinker Fantasy B-League Champion

Re: The Official Political Thread.

Postby KingOfPancrase » Fri Dec 21, 2018 7:28 pm

TFlock wrote:
bruins2012 wrote:TFlock, how has the plan in the ME been working out from all those generals over the past 20 years?

Bruins, regarding your past 2 posts, I don’t have time or the interest to read about the stuff you mentioned but I appreciate your expertise.

I’m basing my opinion on the fact that pretty much any expert that knows anything about the Middle East crisis says Trump should not pull out of Syria yet. What does he base his decisions on? He doesn’t even read. He just goes with his gut. He’s probably never read a history book in his life and he doesn’t listen to the experts that advise him. His staff turnover is unprecedented.

r iAnyways, I pissed off KOP who is a closet trump supportet seems and started hurling insults at me haha

These delusions you have are unhealthy. I've always been a trump supporter. My only disappointment is he isn't even further to the right. And I'm mildly amused that you are unable to realize the fundamental effectiveness of a wall. Hurr durr hungary is only 100 miles blah blah blah.
Image
User avatar
KingOfPancrase
1st Professional Linker Victory
1st Professional Linker Victory
 
Posts: 8532
Joined: Sat Nov 24, 2007 7:35 pm
Location: Valhalla
Accolades: Pillar of Linker

Re: The Official Political Thread.

Postby TFlock » Fri Dec 21, 2018 9:43 pm

KingOfPancrase wrote:
TFlock wrote:
bruins2012 wrote:TFlock, how has the plan in the ME been working out from all those generals over the past 20 years?

Bruins, regarding your past 2 posts, I don’t have time or the interest to read about the stuff you mentioned but I appreciate your expertise.

I’m basing my opinion on the fact that pretty much any expert that knows anything about the Middle East crisis says Trump should not pull out of Syria yet. What does he base his decisions on? He doesn’t even read. He just goes with his gut. He’s probably never read a history book in his life and he doesn’t listen to the experts that advise him. His staff turnover is unprecedented.

r iAnyways, I pissed off KOP who is a closet trump supportet seems and started hurling insults at me haha

These delusions you have are unhealthy. I've always been a trump supporter. My only disappointment is he isn't even further to the right. And I'm mildly amused that you are unable to realize the fundamental effectiveness of a wall. Hurr durr hungary is only 100 miles blah blah blah.

Do you realize that the majority of Americans don’t support the wall idea? Many highly educated people whose opinions are respected. Are you mildly amused at that too? You’re in the minority. You’re also in the minority as a trump supporter.
SHUCKY IS MY DADDY & DIS IS HOW HE DO - :heart: :redface: :thunder:
Image
March A League Fantasy Team
Jon Jones
David Rickels
Curtis Blaydes
Dalton Rosta
Marty Usman

Spoiler:
ImageImage

Spoiler:
User avatar
TFlock
Linker Fantasy MMA Champion
Linker Fantasy MMA Champion
 
Posts: 3730
Joined: Mon Apr 22, 2013 11:29 am
Location: Canada
Accolades: May 2017 MMALinker Fantasy A-League Champion, June 2018 MMALinker Fantasy B-League Champion, July 2018 MMALinker Fantasy A-League Champion, Jan/Feb 2019 MMALinker Fantasy A-League Champion, Survivor Champion, First Linker to hold two Gaming Commission Belts in the Modern Era

Re: The Official Political Thread.

Postby bruins2012 » Sat Dec 22, 2018 2:27 am

My favorite Mattis story: he took 30 seconds to approve an attack on the village of Mukaradeeb in April 2004 which killed 42 civilians, including 13 kids, who were attending a wedding. “I don’t have to apologize for the conduct of my men,” he said later.

#hang’emfromtherafters



:P
When engaged in combat, the vanquishing of thine enemy can be the warrior's only concern. Suppress all human emotion and compassion. Kill whoever stands in thy way, even if that be Lord God or Buddha himself.

Image
User avatar
bruins2012
10th Professional Linker Victory
10th Professional Linker Victory
 
Posts: 17940
Joined: Thu Apr 01, 2010 7:08 pm
Accolades: 2014-2015 MMALinker Fantasy Hockey Champion, 2015-2016 MMALinker Fantasy Hockey Champion, July 2016 MMALinker Fantasy C-League Champion, Aug. 2016 MMALinker Fantasy B-League Champion, May 2017 MMALinker Fantasy B-League Champion, Sep. 2017 MMALinker Fantasy B-League Champion, Apr. 2018 MMALinker Fantasy B-League Champion, Survivor Champion

Re: The Official Political Thread.

Postby KingOfPancrase » Sat Dec 22, 2018 6:17 pm

TFlock wrote:
KingOfPancrase wrote:
TFlock wrote:
bruins2012 wrote:TFlock, how has the plan in the ME been working out from all those generals over the past 20 years?

Bruins, regarding your past 2 posts, I don’t have time or the interest to read about the stuff you mentioned but I appreciate your expertise.

I’m basing my opinion on the fact that pretty much any expert that knows anything about the Middle East crisis says Trump should not pull out of Syria yet. What does he base his decisions on? He doesn’t even read. He just goes with his gut. He’s probably never read a history book in his life and he doesn’t listen to the experts that advise him. His staff turnover is unprecedented.

r iAnyways, I pissed off KOP who is a closet trump supportet seems and started hurling insults at me haha

These delusions you have are unhealthy. I've always been a trump supporter. My only disappointment is he isn't even further to the right. And I'm mildly amused that you are unable to realize the fundamental effectiveness of a wall. Hurr durr hungary is only 100 miles blah blah blah.

Do you realize that the majority of Americans don’t support the wall idea? Many highly educated people whose opinions are respected. Are you mildly amused at that too? You’re in the minority. You’re also in the minority as a trump supporter.

Lol. Being the last sane man on earth does indeed make me one hell of a minority.
Image
User avatar
KingOfPancrase
1st Professional Linker Victory
1st Professional Linker Victory
 
Posts: 8532
Joined: Sat Nov 24, 2007 7:35 pm
Location: Valhalla
Accolades: Pillar of Linker

Re: The Official Political Thread.

Postby KingOfPancrase » Sat Dec 22, 2018 6:18 pm

bruins2012 wrote:My favorite Mattis story: he took 30 seconds to approve an attack on the village of Mukaradeeb in April 2004 which killed 42 civilians, including 13 kids, who were attending a wedding. “I don’t have to apologize for the conduct of my men,” he said later.

#hang’emfromtherafters



:P

Mattis took his ball and went home to pout because Trump had the audacity to stop perpetuating a war we don't need and bring troops home. Fuck em.
Image
User avatar
KingOfPancrase
1st Professional Linker Victory
1st Professional Linker Victory
 
Posts: 8532
Joined: Sat Nov 24, 2007 7:35 pm
Location: Valhalla
Accolades: Pillar of Linker

Re: The Official Political Thread.

Postby DeceptaCon » Sat Dec 22, 2018 7:51 pm

KingOfPancrase wrote:
bruins2012 wrote:My favorite Mattis story: he took 30 seconds to approve an attack on the village of Mukaradeeb in April 2004 which killed 42 civilians, including 13 kids, who were attending a wedding. “I don’t have to apologize for the conduct of my men,” he said later.

#hang’emfromtherafters



:P

Mattis took his ball and went home to pout because Trump had the audacity to stop perpetuating a war we don't need and bring troops home. Fuck em.
Spoiler:
Gfycat Video - Click to Play

Are you ready for the last great deception?
User avatar
DeceptaCon
8th Professional Linker Victory
8th Professional Linker Victory
 
Posts: 15879
Joined: Tue Feb 03, 2015 9:33 pm
Location: Stalking Ker in the Mall of Germany
Accolades: Pillar of Linker
Feb. 2016 MMALinker Fantasy C-League Champion, Sep. 2016 MMALinker Fantasy C-League Champion, Apr. 2018 MMALinker Fantasy C-League Champion

Re: The Official Political Thread.

Postby TFlock » Sat Dec 22, 2018 9:41 pm

KingOfPancrase wrote:
bruins2012 wrote:My favorite Mattis story: he took 30 seconds to approve an attack on the village of Mukaradeeb in April 2004 which killed 42 civilians, including 13 kids, who were attending a wedding. “I don’t have to apologize for the conduct of my men,” he said later.

#hang’emfromtherafters



:P

Mattis took his ball and went home to pout because Trump had the audacity to stop perpetuating a war we don't need and bring troops home. Fuck em.

They’ll be back. The job isn’t finished.
SHUCKY IS MY DADDY & DIS IS HOW HE DO - :heart: :redface: :thunder:
Image
March A League Fantasy Team
Jon Jones
David Rickels
Curtis Blaydes
Dalton Rosta
Marty Usman

Spoiler:
ImageImage

Spoiler:
User avatar
TFlock
Linker Fantasy MMA Champion
Linker Fantasy MMA Champion
 
Posts: 3730
Joined: Mon Apr 22, 2013 11:29 am
Location: Canada
Accolades: May 2017 MMALinker Fantasy A-League Champion, June 2018 MMALinker Fantasy B-League Champion, July 2018 MMALinker Fantasy A-League Champion, Jan/Feb 2019 MMALinker Fantasy A-League Champion, Survivor Champion, First Linker to hold two Gaming Commission Belts in the Modern Era

Re: The Official Political Thread.

Postby KingOfPancrase » Sun Dec 23, 2018 1:39 pm

TFlock wrote:
KingOfPancrase wrote:
bruins2012 wrote:My favorite Mattis story: he took 30 seconds to approve an attack on the village of Mukaradeeb in April 2004 which killed 42 civilians, including 13 kids, who were attending a wedding. “I don’t have to apologize for the conduct of my men,” he said later.

#hang’emfromtherafters



:P

Mattis took his ball and went home to pout because Trump had the audacity to stop perpetuating a war we don't need and bring troops home. Fuck em.

They’ll be back. The job isn’t finished.

:roll: who cares. The US created them by arming them.
Image
User avatar
KingOfPancrase
1st Professional Linker Victory
1st Professional Linker Victory
 
Posts: 8532
Joined: Sat Nov 24, 2007 7:35 pm
Location: Valhalla
Accolades: Pillar of Linker

Re: The Official Political Thread.

Postby PBells » Fri Jan 04, 2019 3:20 pm

"President Trump needs your help. Sign the petition to build the wall!"

I didn't know we governed via online petitions these days. :lol:
There can only be one...
Image
User avatar
PBells
Moderator
 
Posts: 39456
Joined: Sun Aug 31, 2008 10:09 pm
Accolades: June 2016 MMALinker Fantasy C-League Champion, Sep. 2016 MMALinker Fantasy B-League Champion, July 2017 MMALinker Fantasy A-League Champion, June 2018 Fantasy A-League Champion

Re: The Official Political Thread.

Postby exsanguinator » Sat Jan 05, 2019 8:47 pm

PBells wrote:"President Trump needs your help. Sign the petition to build the wall!"

I didn't know we governed via online petitions these days. :lol:


To be fair, any petition to change any policy that receives enough signatures must be paid the president's attention.

Also to be fair, if someone tagged Trump on twitter about this petition he'd address it a hell of a lot sooner.
We all need some place we can go away to, some place where we can be who we should have been instead of who we are.
User avatar
exsanguinator
 
Posts: 11168
Joined: Wed Aug 20, 2008 2:09 pm
Location: Did you see the pool? They flipped the bitch!

Re: The Official Political Thread.

Postby DeceptaCon » Mon Jan 07, 2019 9:55 pm



Spoiler:
Image

Spoiler:
Image

Spoiler:
Image

Spoiler:
Image
Spoiler:
Gfycat Video - Click to Play

Are you ready for the last great deception?
User avatar
DeceptaCon
8th Professional Linker Victory
8th Professional Linker Victory
 
Posts: 15879
Joined: Tue Feb 03, 2015 9:33 pm
Location: Stalking Ker in the Mall of Germany
Accolades: Pillar of Linker
Feb. 2016 MMALinker Fantasy C-League Champion, Sep. 2016 MMALinker Fantasy C-League Champion, Apr. 2018 MMALinker Fantasy C-League Champion

PreviousNext

Return to Off-Topic Discussion

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users