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Old Aug 15th 2020, 12:05 am
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Originally Posted by Jsmth321 View Post
I don't even know to be honest, I pretty much get all my news from Canadian sources these days, maybe I have become more Canadian then I realize.
I personally use Vox, Politico, and Axios primarily for political news. Politico seems most active, and auto-refreshes. Vox, you need to refresh the page. Axios has a rather unique front page that I'm not yet accustomed to.
https://www.politico.com/
https://www.vox.com/
https://www.axios.com/

Edit To Add - I'd be interested in the opinions of others on these sites. They all seem 'fairly unbiased', compared to, say CNN or Fox News. I'd hazard a guess they are close to NYT in terms of political leaning, and seem free of paywalls. They all do have some premium content but I've never found myself locked out of anything useful. I only added Axios to my 'list' recently, after the interview they did with Trump.

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Old Aug 15th 2020, 12:41 am
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Originally Posted by paulry View Post
Wow, that is quite a stretch: Placing Trump into the same category as Hitler and Stalin.
Yes it is but I didn't place him anywhere, I merely pointed out that even the lowest of the low have been known to implement agreeable policies.
When he was elected, Trump had the opportunity to pursue the interests of the American people, not just a select few. He'd always be a tasteless piece of shit but he had the chance to be a tasteless piece of shit who did the right thing in his time in the White House, he couldn't even manage that.
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Old Aug 15th 2020, 1:07 am
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That's probably a good thing, it'll make you feel more at home

IMO the only decent online news sites in Australia are SBS and (to a lesser degree) the ABC. They're somewhat like the Guardian and the BBC. I do read CNN sometimes but I don't think anyone could accuse them of being non-biased.

ps I've probably gone off topic so I'd better shut up now!
I sometimes youtube Australian news clips, not for the news, I just like the accents.
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Old Aug 15th 2020, 3:30 am
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And the police love him. Donald is in very good form here, you can see he is relaxed and having a great deal of fun. Rudy Giuliani, one of NY's most successful and distinguished mayors spoke glowingly of him. Apparently he wants to make NY safe again.

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Old Aug 15th 2020, 1:08 pm
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Originally Posted by paulry View Post
And the police love him. Donald is in very good form here, you can see he is relaxed and having a great deal of fun. Rudy Giuliani, one of NY's most successful and distinguished mayors spoke glowingly of him. Apparently he wants to make NY safe again.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UAOxlsssGbk
Some of us here live in the United States. Probably know several police officers. Inconvenient, I know, but life is a bit complicated. My neighbors’ kid is a federal marshall, used to be a town police officer. She’s a democrat as it happens. She despises Donald Trump. I know another police officer, he’s a Republican. Everyone’s an individual!
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Old Aug 15th 2020, 1:25 pm
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Originally Posted by robin1234 View Post
Some of us here live in the United States. Probably know several police officers. Inconvenient, I know, but life is a bit complicated. My neighbors’ kid is a federal marshall, used to be a town police officer. She’s a democrat as it happens. She despises Donald Trump. I know another police officer, he’s a Republican. Everyone’s an individual!
Wait, what? How are we ever going to assign these people their t shirt words?
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Old Aug 15th 2020, 2:14 pm
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And the police love him. Donald is in very good form here, you can see he is relaxed and having a great deal of fun. Rudy Giuliani, one of NY's most successful and distinguished mayors spoke glowingly of him. Apparently he wants to make NY safe again.
Another lying piece of shit who doesn't pay his bills.
https://news.artnet.com/art-world/ru...awsuit-1900987

Can't you find someone with just a few morals to support your theories?
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Another lying piece of shit who doesn't pay his bills.
https://news.artnet.com/art-world/ru...awsuit-1900987

Can't you find someone with just a few morals to support your theories?
Giuliani, famous for adultery. I'm shocked, shocked I tell you, that someone as keen as Paulry on Christian family values should admire the man.
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Can I get a trial by jury? I really don’t think that what I did broke Rule 18 as I didn’t try to misrepresent the OP’s statement, but rather was totally upfront and pointed out that I had indeed made the change.
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Old Aug 15th 2020, 7:52 pm
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Originally Posted by Lion in Winter View Post
Giuliani, famous for adultery. I'm shocked, shocked I tell you, that someone as keen as Paulry on Christian family values should admire the man.
I'm going to predict that, post Trump presidency, Giuliani will be in legal jeopardy with NY State along with the rest of the Trump crime family. Giuliani truly jumped the shark hitching his wagon to Trump. Very weird way to wreck his 9/11 legacy.

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Can I get a trial by jury? I really don’t think that what I did broke Rule 18 as I didn’t try to misrepresent the OP’s statement, but rather was totally upfront and pointed out that I had indeed made the change.
Can I be on your legal team? I'll do it pro-bono
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I'll do it pro-bono
ugh... Cant stand U2

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ugh... Cant stand U2
I'll do it with or without you
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Old Aug 15th 2020, 9:34 pm
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I'll do it with or without you


Stoppit!
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Old Aug 15th 2020, 9:40 pm
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Originally Posted by Nutmegger View Post
Can I get a trial by jury? I really don’t think that what I did broke Rule 18 as I didn’t try to misrepresent the OP’s statement, but rather was totally upfront and pointed out that I had indeed made the change.
Count yourself lucky still being here to plead your case with the people who matter.

Some of us didn't get that luxury.

Or even a warning.
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