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by Belle
Wed Apr 21, 2021 7:05 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: How the G.O.P. Is Creating Harsher Penalties for Protesters
Replies: 8
Views: 174

Re: How the G.O.P. Is Creating Harsher Penalties for Protesters

As the spouse said last night watching yet more images of people ranting, burning and raging..."oh, just pay them all half a million dollars and they'll shut up like clams". Please spare us the treacly family drama. No doubt ‘the spouse’ in question could be bought off himself for half a million bu...
by Belle
Wed Apr 21, 2021 7:05 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: How the G.O.P. Is Creating Harsher Penalties for Protesters
Replies: 8
Views: 174

Re: How the G.O.P. Is Creating Harsher Penalties for Protesters

Jordan Peterson accurately predicts the demise of mainstream media; and the reasons for it are partly spelled out in my first comments.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Gp7xNnW5n8
by Belle
Wed Apr 21, 2021 4:27 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: How the G.O.P. Is Creating Harsher Penalties for Protesters
Replies: 8
Views: 174

Re: How the G.O.P. Is Creating Harsher Penalties for Protesters

The Stockholm Syndrome Times distorts the truth. Again. That's why the media has zero public respect and credibility. And the endless projections about the Murdoch media!! Who needs this when you have rags like the SST, CNN and WAPO??? And all the rest. You just cannot believe the rubbish that is ar...
by Belle
Wed Apr 21, 2021 2:03 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Richards Dawkins loses award over tweets about trans people
Replies: 4
Views: 90

Richards Dawkins loses award over tweets about trans people

The Left eats itself . Again. I've just been laughing about this with my son from WA and I said to him it begs one question: " Will that be fries with that (him) today ?" :lol: The entitlement, hysteria and grievance just grows exponentially staggering. This is precisely what happens when you pump ...
by Belle
Tue Apr 20, 2021 8:51 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Jordan Peterson in conversation with Bishop Robert Barron
Replies: 14
Views: 256

Re: Jordan Peterson in conversation with Bishop Robert Barron

This is what two black guys from your country think of the black-as-victim mentality and BLM:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JpTqmfrFlHk
by Belle
Tue Apr 20, 2021 6:46 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Jordan Peterson in conversation with Bishop Robert Barron
Replies: 14
Views: 256

Re: Jordan Peterson in conversation with Bishop Robert Barron

jserraglio wrote:
Tue Apr 20, 2021 6:45 pm
You mean the BLM movement that flourished in Idaho where there’s no Blacks to speak of? The one that 20 million white Americas marched for last year? Australia could use such a Black Lives Matter movement.
Australians don't like sloganeering. And they hate violence even more.
by Belle
Tue Apr 20, 2021 6:40 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Jordan Peterson in conversation with Bishop Robert Barron
Replies: 14
Views: 256

Re: Jordan Peterson in conversation with Bishop Robert Barron

That cartoon is absolutely brilliant . Nobody wants to talk about dysfunction in remote aboriginal communities, preferring instead to discuss white, middle class female empowerment and feminism. You know you're doing the right thing when the Left melts down. You might like to know that the Left hou...
by Belle
Tue Apr 20, 2021 6:25 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Jordan Peterson in conversation with Bishop Robert Barron
Replies: 14
Views: 256

Re: Jordan Peterson in conversation with Bishop Robert Barron

You mean like "Black Lives Matter". Okey dokey.
by Belle
Tue Apr 20, 2021 6:09 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Former Aussie Liberal Party PM Malcolm Turnbull skewers Rupert Murdoch & Fox News for creating a ‘market for crazy’
Replies: 17
Views: 282

Re: Former Aussie Liberal Party PM Malcolm Turnbull skewers Rupert Murdoch & Fox News for creating a ‘market for crazy’

Per Wiki: “ Turnbull has publicly criticised the Morrison Government for not taking strong enough action on climate change , arguing that they should readopt his National Energy Guarantee (NEG) policy. In a piece in The Guardian, he stated that, ‘ Scott Morrison can't afford to waste the bushfire c...
by Belle
Tue Apr 20, 2021 6:06 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Former Aussie Liberal Party PM Malcolm Turnbull skewers Rupert Murdoch & Fox News for creating a ‘market for crazy’
Replies: 17
Views: 282

Re: Former Aussie Liberal Party PM Malcolm Turnbull skewers Rupert Murdoch & Fox News for creating a ‘market for crazy’

Murdoch is used as a straw man by the Left. They have the vast majority of the media under their control and, as yet unsatisfied by not having all of it, have had to create a dragon to be slayed in the form of Rupert Murdoch. Some people would think they'd be smarter than that, but I'm not one of t...
by Belle
Tue Apr 20, 2021 4:50 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Prince Phillip's Funeral
Replies: 14
Views: 240

Re: Prince Phillip's Funeral

Well if that anecdote is any guide, the book would indeed be delightful. Sit down in front of that keyboard and get to work. Just writing about that yesterday reminded me that I've already forgotten so much!! My spouse was travelling down the north shore of Sydney by train about 15 years ago when h...
by Belle
Tue Apr 20, 2021 4:26 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Jordan Peterson in conversation with Bishop Robert Barron
Replies: 14
Views: 256

Re: Jordan Peterson in conversation with Bishop Robert Barron

I started watching Belle, but I was irritated by the long plug for his book (the end is the place for that) and then the mutual admiration society between the interlocutors. "Oh you're so wonderful." "Yes I am, and so are you." I may return to it when I have a little time, but given that I haven't ...
by Belle
Tue Apr 20, 2021 4:15 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Jordan Peterson in conversation with Bishop Robert Barron
Replies: 14
Views: 256

Re: Jordan Peterson in conversation with Bishop Robert Barron

. . . of interest to those who are engaged by the intellectual, moral and philosophical precepts that broadly inform religious belief and the bible narratives. The intellectual heft behind theology is formidable . . . https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51128047385_97dbb9c10f_o.jpg ”Excellency, you...
by Belle
Mon Apr 19, 2021 10:51 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Former Aussie Liberal Party PM Malcolm Turnbull skewers Rupert Murdoch & Fox News for creating a ‘market for crazy’
Replies: 17
Views: 282

Re: Former Aussie Liberal Party PM Malcolm Turnbull skewers Rupert Murdoch & Fox News for creating a ‘market for crazy’

I disagree about that characterization of PM Morrison. Entirely. Malcolm Turnbull has scapegoated (and ours is the era of peak scapegoating) Murdoch for his own political failures. Same with erstwhile PM Rudd, who hasn't had the honesty to admit that News Limited was right behind his bid for the top...
by Belle
Mon Apr 19, 2021 9:46 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Prince Phillip's Funeral
Replies: 14
Views: 240

Re: Prince Phillip's Funeral

I'm sure we'd be delighted to read it, Belle. Please do. It would be irreverent and funny; just like some of my colleagues. Those days are sadly gone. Lots of stories about conductors like Edward Downes, John Pritchard, John Copley, John Winter (Opera Australia GM), Stephen Kovacevich, singers, act...
by Belle
Mon Apr 19, 2021 6:48 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Prince Phillip's Funeral
Replies: 14
Views: 240

Re: Prince Phillip's Funeral

I watched the funeral. One of our local singers, Miriam Allan, was in that group of 4 in the chapel; the only female, in fact. I know her father, Christopher; he's a former voice teacher from our local university conservatorium and I had him present a program for our local community music group two ...
by Belle
Mon Apr 19, 2021 6:17 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Jordan Peterson in conversation with Bishop Robert Barron
Replies: 14
Views: 256

Jordan Peterson in conversation with Bishop Robert Barron

This is a long-form interview which may be of interest to those who are engaged by the intellectual, moral and philosophical precepts that broadly inform religious belief and the bible narratives. The intellectual heft behind theology is formidable and the Bishop invites a closer understanding of th...
by Belle
Sat Apr 17, 2021 5:40 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: "I must be cruel only to be kind"; failed border policies
Replies: 7
Views: 173

"I must be cruel only to be kind"; failed border policies

Apparently VP Harris doesn't understand 'the root causes'!!! My 11 year old grandson does. He's a bright boy. US learns the cruelty of Labor’s border ‘kindness’ The same political and economic forces that saw the Rudd government tear up John Howard’s tough border policies with disastrous results, ar...
by Belle
Sat Apr 17, 2021 5:36 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Booster shots and re-vaccinations could be needed. Drug companies are planning for it.
Replies: 13
Views: 327

Re: Booster shots and re-vaccinations could be needed. Drug companies are planning for it.

The author of this article neglects to state exactly why regular vaccination might be needed. The simple fact of the matter is that none of the current vaccines will prevent you from getting Covid19. Instead, what they are designed to do is to significantly minimise the effects of coronavirus if an...
by Belle
Fri Apr 16, 2021 5:27 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Perth’s popular switchback road may reopen after ‘hooning’ forced a car ban
Replies: 8
Views: 255

Re: Perth’s popular switchback road may reopen after ‘hooning’ forced a car ban

Yes, the barbarians most certainly are at the gate - only they are now the hate-fuelled progressive Left. The cohort which inhabits an increasingly large moral vacuum, except for righteous indignation; that's the only trope one can remotely associate with a 'values system'. I call it 'secular purita...
by Belle
Wed Apr 14, 2021 4:23 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Aussie ultra-right peddlers of hate ape their American cousins
Replies: 13
Views: 265

Re: Aussie ultra-right peddlers of hate ape their American cousins

The New Daily is not one of Australia’s mainstream media outlets and its content is highly politicised. Take its content with the proverbial grain of salt! But the hard Left HAS to have these stories; it's part of their schtick so that they feel less bad about themselves, their own obsessions and h...
by Belle
Tue Apr 13, 2021 12:24 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Tucker Carlson and White Replacement
Replies: 13
Views: 259

Re: Tucker Carlson and White Replacement

I wouldn't dignify anything at all written in the New York Times; this most recent incarnation of Pravda cannot be taken seriously by anybody except its ideological captives. It should therefore be re-badged the Stockholm Syndrome Times.
by Belle
Tue Apr 13, 2021 12:20 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Australia abandons the goal of vaccinating all its people this year.
Replies: 12
Views: 299

Re: Australia abandons the goal of vaccinating all its people this year.

We are going to take advice from the USA about Covid-19!!? Absolutely risible.:lol:

In the first place we don't have a national epidemic of obesity which has seriously compromised the health of the population and, in the second place, see the first place!!
by Belle
Fri Apr 09, 2021 7:18 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Bumbling Boris
Replies: 12
Views: 415

Re: Bumbling Boris

How did a thread on Boris Johnson turn so rapidly into a thread on Scott Morrison? I followed up on the watchword I found on the right-Leaning-Tower-of-Pisa spiked-online link: A PM who believes in nothing is a very dangerous thing . Guess who else besides 'Bumbling Boris' came to mind when I read ...
by Belle
Fri Apr 09, 2021 6:57 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Bumbling Boris
Replies: 12
Views: 415

Re: Bumbling Boris

Where did you find that cartoon, Joseph? It nearly made me laugh out loud, it is so accurate. Morrison seldom answers tough questions. He is the master deflector - "oh that's just part of the Canberra bubble, I'm not going to talk about that". Re open rebellion on Government failures on the vaccine...
by Belle
Fri Apr 09, 2021 6:55 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Bumbling Boris
Replies: 12
Views: 415

Re: Bumbling Boris

jserraglio wrote:
Tue Apr 06, 2021 7:52 pm
barney wrote:
Tue Apr 06, 2021 6:27 pm
Where did you find that cartoon?
https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-01-14/ ... 50876?nw=0
Aaaah; the ABC. That perennial conservative-free zone. What a surprise!!
by Belle
Tue Apr 06, 2021 4:38 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Bumbling Boris
Replies: 12
Views: 415

Bumbling Boris

If ever there was a politician who proves my thesis that they are drawn from the society - and don't 'lead' the society - demonstrating all its faults and failings, this is the one: https://www.spiked-online.com/2021/04/06/boris-johnson-bumbling-authoritarian/ When societies believe in nothing it's ...
by Belle
Thu Apr 01, 2021 11:05 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Tucker Carlson Accuses Biden of Faking Mental Sharpness for More Than an Hour
Replies: 9
Views: 585

Re: Tucker Carlson Accuses Biden of Faking Mental Sharpness for More Than an Hour

Fearing, loathing, despising and hating Trump; is this the new face of 'winning' in the 21st Century??!! Can these be the new Christian values? This is typical of what's being written about President Biden in the comments sections, below-the-line, in our national newspaper, "The Australian". I'm afr...
by Belle
Thu Apr 01, 2021 5:16 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Tucker Carlson Accuses Biden of Faking Mental Sharpness for More Than an Hour
Replies: 9
Views: 585

Re: Tucker Carlson Accuses Biden of Faking Mental Sharpness for More Than an Hour

Oooooh, stuttering is what causes you to say you've been in the Senate 120 years??!! Got it now. President Biden has been used as a 'trojan horse'. It grows hourly more embarrassing for him. But this still doesn't assuage your continued fear and hatred of Donald Trump. Is this what winning looks like?
by Belle
Thu Apr 01, 2021 5:14 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Oh,Canada ??!!
Replies: 4
Views: 170

Re: Oh,Canada ??!!

Rach3 wrote:
Thu Apr 01, 2021 11:31 am
Sorry; try this link:

https://tinyurl.com/3dke8hbj
Here we go again: 'cruel', 'heartless', 'unfair'.

Fact-free language so beloved of the Left.
by Belle
Thu Apr 01, 2021 5:09 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: A brilliant essay on Dr. Thomas Sowell
Replies: 5
Views: 423

Re: A brilliant essay on Dr. Thomas Sowell

These people reject the WAPO song-sheet of endless victimhood:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kFicDB1Kt4w
by Belle
Wed Mar 31, 2021 4:14 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: A brilliant essay on Dr. Thomas Sowell
Replies: 5
Views: 423

Re: A brilliant essay on Dr. Thomas Sowell

On the subject of "Black Lives Matter" there's something important to mention, which has been discussed by Jordan Peterson, Sowell and other public intellectuals in more recent times: The middle class has largely set the standard on social behaviour, at least post WW2. One of the most significant ph...
by Belle
Wed Mar 31, 2021 4:02 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Tucker Carlson Accuses Biden of Faking Mental Sharpness for More Than an Hour
Replies: 9
Views: 585

Re: Tucker Carlson Accuses Biden of Faking Mental Sharpness for More Than an Hour

Sadly, your President is faking 'mental sharpness'. Too many outrageous gaffs, hesitancy, incoherence; no other President, in my lifetime, has ever exhibited these traits - especially so early into the term. Reagan displayed similar vagueness and disorientation towards the end; the poor man had inci...
by Belle
Wed Mar 31, 2021 3:55 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers
Replies: 33
Views: 1103

Re: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers

Thanks for your full reply, Belle. I'm afraid I haven't time to take it up now, but I will respond later. I don't regard so-called Trumpians as representative of 'the right' or 'conservatives' per se. From what I can tell they've been framed as a cult for the convenience of political attack. What y...
by Belle
Tue Mar 30, 2021 5:21 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Republicans Have an Ambitious Agenda for the Supreme Court
Replies: 4
Views: 677

Re: Republicans Have an Ambitious Agenda for the Supreme Court

It seems to me that way too much legislative power is vested in your Supreme Court instead of your government. This cat is always loudly belled whenever there's a replacement nomination. Why not get back to first principles and have your legislated assemblies make the laws on behalf of the people? O...
by Belle
Tue Mar 30, 2021 5:10 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers
Replies: 33
Views: 1103

Re: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers

And there are plenty of female 'staffers' in that mix, for your inconvenient information. Good to know Liberal women staffers are as disgusting as the Liberal male staffers. My husband's best friend has a sister-in-law who was in our Senate, circa 25 years ago. She was something of a high profile a...
by Belle
Tue Mar 30, 2021 4:38 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers
Replies: 33
Views: 1103

Re: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers

It's a fair question that you've asked and I'm going to take the trouble to provide an honest answer. I speak on behalf of those who've enjoyed success , not necessarily myself. I'm a minor player in that respect. My children grew up to believe in effort and reward and the notion that nobody was eve...
by Belle
Tue Mar 30, 2021 4:07 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: What's going on with President Biden?
Replies: 22
Views: 966

Re: What's going on with President Biden?

Ahh, the good old Reich. Again. THE OUTCOMES ARE EXACTLY THE SAME unless, of course, those unaccompanied minors didn't have parents in the first place. It's the epic hypocrisy on display with the Left which is exhausting to keep up with these days. Thousands of people at the border, treated like cat...
by Belle
Tue Mar 30, 2021 12:39 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers
Replies: 33
Views: 1103

Re: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers

Again, I remind you that 'accusations' are not court-determined guilt... There is no presumption of innocence in the court of public opinion, only in a court of law. And this is the behaviour of the animal kingdom, on steroids, since opinion now destroys people without the nuisance factor of eviden...
by Belle
Tue Mar 30, 2021 12:35 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers
Replies: 33
Views: 1103

Re: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers

jserraglio wrote:
Tue Mar 30, 2021 12:32 pm
Belle wrote:
Tue Mar 30, 2021 12:19 pm
But when there simply no victimhood ... no understanding about female behaviour outside the prism of victimhood.
Victimhood. A buzzword wielded by those on the Right who themselves feel victimized.

Absolutely priceless!!! :lol:
by Belle
Tue Mar 30, 2021 12:28 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers
Replies: 33
Views: 1103

Re: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers

relentless hatred and hysteria Duly licensed from the Right. The vast documentary evidence is in against you, I'm afraid, in this section of CMG. Again, I remind you that 'accusations' are not court-determined guilt - only if you're part of the mob. Perhaps you think the rule of law doesn't apply; ...
by Belle
Tue Mar 30, 2021 12:19 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers
Replies: 33
Views: 1103

Re: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers

Today she would have been regarded as having been 'bullied' into the affair!! IF she were bullied into the affair. That’s the difference between then and now. Naive comment. He never had any intention of leaving his wife and that's usually when women become nasty in an affair. But when there simply...
by Belle
Tue Mar 30, 2021 12:17 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers
Replies: 33
Views: 1103

Re: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers

I'm sad to say that this kind of attitude among some American voters might well have contributed to Hillary Clinton's loss in 2016. It certainly didn't help. Neither did the "Hillary is evil" meme promulgated by the bizarre conspiracy machine on the Right that I heard from several friends. Your poi...
by Belle
Tue Mar 30, 2021 12:12 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers
Replies: 33
Views: 1103

Re: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers

And there are plenty of female 'staffers' in that mix, for your inconvenient information. Good to know Liberal women staffers are as disgusting as the Liberal male staffers. My husband's best friend has a sister-in-law who was in our Senate, circa 25 years ago. She was something of a high profile a...
by Belle
Mon Mar 29, 2021 5:50 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers
Replies: 33
Views: 1103

Re: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers

It would seem the “mob” would be those disgusting Liberal male staffers ,presumably picked by their Liberal keepers from among the Liberal Party’s best and brightest. The same mob who have chased away Gov. Cuomo and hounded and hunted - without evidence or trial - other people. The mob which cancel...
by Belle
Mon Mar 29, 2021 4:41 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers
Replies: 33
Views: 1103

Re: Amid Accusations of Rape and Misogyny, Australia’s Leader Demotes 2 Ministers

There's a very strong link between this behaviour and the reader comment I just posted on " Allen and Farrow ". I'd normally have plenty to say about this particular matter but for family reasons I'm unwilling and unable to do so. Suffice it to say, the mob rules once again and that is my real ongoi...
by Belle
Mon Mar 29, 2021 4:15 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Allen versus Farrow: the lynch mob lives
Replies: 1
Views: 127

Re: Allen versus Farrow: the lynch mob lives

I just found this brilliant comment from a reader of "Quillette" under the (long) essay about Allen and Farrow which I've posted above. I must say it brilliantly encapsulates much of my own thinking: yes, 1960s sexual libertarianism has a lot to answer for; these peoples' children are now running t...
by Belle
Mon Mar 29, 2021 2:14 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Allen versus Farrow: the lynch mob lives
Replies: 1
Views: 127

Allen versus Farrow: the lynch mob lives

If you can't prove anything you can assassinate character; welcome to the 21st century:

https://quillette.com/2021/03/28/allen- ... blackmail/
by Belle
Sun Mar 28, 2021 7:06 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: TrumpReich in action
Replies: 184
Views: 8558

Re: TrumpReich in action

(One of the benefits of holding a Masters Degree in English is that you're able to EASILY work out how language works and the purpose, audience and ideology behind it: ridiculously easy!) Someone with a Masters degree in English should not split infinitives unless it improves the sentence. This for...
by Belle
Sun Mar 28, 2021 4:29 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: 9-Year-Old Migrant Girl Dies Trying to Cross Rio Grande Into U.S.
Replies: 1
Views: 232

Re: 9-Year-Old Migrant Girl Dies Trying to Cross Rio Grande Into U.S.

This is a natural but tragic consequence of opening your borders willy nilly. The Left tried this in Australia and circa 1200 people drowned. Apparently that's not "cruel" (is this word even appropriate in the lexicon of illegal immigration?) - only putting them into refugee camps, long after multip...