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by jserraglio
Thu Apr 15, 2021 10:13 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Right-wing extremism has a long history in Australia
Replies: 5
Views: 44

Re: Right-wing extremism has a long history in Australia

Holden Fourth wrote:
Thu Apr 15, 2021 10:11 am
Just be aware that The Conversation is a left wing publication.
Of course it is left-wing. It speaks the truth about Australia that some Australians don’t wanna hear. So too does Wikipedia, still another left-wing rag. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Far-right ... _Australia
by jserraglio
Thu Apr 15, 2021 9:59 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Right-wing extremism has a long history in Australia
Replies: 5
Views: 44

Re: Right-wing extremism has a long history in Australia

Evil ideas never seem to go away entirely, do they? Not in Australia, it appears. Isn’t it interesting that a certain Aussie ‘CMGer’ censoriously lectures and stentoriously hectors us Americans about the motes in America’s eyes while considering not the beam in her country’s own? Thou hypocrite, fi...
by jserraglio
Thu Apr 15, 2021 9:27 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Right-wing extremism has a long history in Australia
Replies: 5
Views: 44

Right-wing extremism has a long history in Australia

THE CONVERSATION Right-wing extremism has a long history in Australia https://theconversation.com/right-wing-extremism-has-a-long-history-in-australia-113842 https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51116884442_b36c8a994f_o.jpg Protesters assembled at a Reclaim Australia rally in Sydney in 2017. Austral...
by jserraglio
Thu Apr 15, 2021 9:07 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Aussie ultra-right peddlers of hate ape their American cousins
Replies: 13
Views: 164

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

WIKIPEDIA Australian Extremist Groups https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Far-right_terrorism_in_Australia Historical Australian Nationalist Movement Not to be confused with Australian Nationalist Party. The Australian Nationalist Movement (ANM), later reborn as the Australian Nationalist Worker's Union ...
by jserraglio
Thu Apr 15, 2021 8:53 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Aussie ultra-right peddlers of hate ape their American cousins
Replies: 13
Views: 164

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

Rational thought got left behind long ago. Memes are taking the alt-right’s message of hate mainstream https://theconversation.com/memes-are-taking-the-alt-rights-message-of-hate-mainstream-108196 https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51116812557_920e6a07ed_o.jpg Memes obtained from /pol/, The_Donald...
by jserraglio
Thu Apr 15, 2021 5:40 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Amazon’s coercive business practices come under fire
Replies: 1
Views: 17

Amazon’s coercive business practices come under fire

WSJ fair-use, excerpts only, paywall, but you are permitted to listen to the full news story at: https://www.wsj.com/articles/amazon-str ... 1618410439

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by jserraglio
Wed Apr 14, 2021 6:22 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Matt Gaetz promotes a new G.O.P. Contract with America: sex, drugs and wild parties
Replies: 57
Views: 977

Matt Gaetz promotes a new G.O.P. Contract with America: sex, drugs and wild parties

BUSINESS INSIDER Rep. Matt Gaetz attended drug-fueled parties where attendees sometimes had sex and money changed hands, report says https://www.businessinsider.com/gaetz-attended-parties-drugs-sex-sometimes-paid-women-report-2021-4 CNN Women detail drug use, sex and payments after late-night parti...
by jserraglio
Wed Apr 14, 2021 6:09 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Aussie ultra-right peddlers of hate ape their American cousins
Replies: 13
Views: 164

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

people . . . recognize hatred when they see it. And it's all on the side of the Left these days. Printed below you will find what is, in my view, a hate-filled, bigoted, right-wing cartoon that appeared recently in a mainstream daily in your country which, like mine, has had a long and shameful his...
by jserraglio
Wed Apr 14, 2021 5:44 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Aussie ultra-right peddlers of hate ape their American cousins
Replies: 13
Views: 164

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! You, like Belle , employ the tactic of impugning my source instead of directly addressing the issue. Whatever you may think of the New Daily , ...
by jserraglio
Wed Apr 14, 2021 9:40 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Aussie ultra-right peddlers of hate ape their American cousins
Replies: 13
Views: 164

Aussie ultra-right peddlers of hate ape their American cousins

THE NEW DAILY ‘Peddlers of hate’: Australia’s growing legion of far-right extremists hail US Capitol invaders https://thenewdaily.com.au/news/nationa ... australia/
by jserraglio
Wed Apr 14, 2021 8:47 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: U.S. Military coddles their far-right white extremists
Replies: 4
Views: 43

Re: Military coddles their far-right white extremists

I watched that Frontline docu last nite. Compelling. It' a docco, Joe. Haven't you learned proper Strine (Australian)? There's a wonderful little book, Let's Talk Strine, which educates you into the vernacular. Eg, Emma Chisett is what people in Sydney say when they are asking "how much is it?" It ...
by jserraglio
Wed Apr 14, 2021 8:24 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: U.S. Military coddles their far-right white extremists
Replies: 4
Views: 43

Re: Military coddles their far-right white extremists

I watched that Frontline docu last nite. Compelling.
by jserraglio
Wed Apr 14, 2021 8:22 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Right-wing Aussie PM Morrison’s approval ratings head down under over vaccination and treatment of women
Replies: 4
Views: 47

Right-wing Aussie PM Morrison’s approval ratings head down under over vaccination and treatment of women

THE GUARDIAN Scott Morrison’s approval at lowest level in a year and approval of Coalition management of pandemic down eight points in a month https://www.theguardian.com/australia-n ... l-suggests
by jserraglio
Wed Apr 14, 2021 7:51 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: U.S. Military coddles their far-right white extremists
Replies: 4
Views: 43

U.S. Military coddles their far-right white extremists

USA TODAY 13 investigations, no court-martials: Here's how the US Navy and Marine Corps quietly discharged white supremacists https://www.usatoday.com/in-depth/news/ ... 566463001/
by jserraglio
Tue Apr 13, 2021 10:41 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: PBS investigative report delves into violent far-right militias
Replies: 1
Views: 53

PBS investigative report delves into violent far-right militias

FRONTLINE PBS American Insurrection https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jcGi4maiJW8 FRONTLINE, ProPublica and UC Berkeley’s Investigative Reporting Program present “American Insurrection”: a timely, 90-minute documentary that probes the far-right groups and leaders responsible for the recent threats an...
by jserraglio
Tue Apr 13, 2021 10:37 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: MBS once hung a DaVinci in his yacht
Replies: 1
Views: 37

MBS once hung a DaVinci in his yacht

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by jserraglio
Tue Apr 13, 2021 8:47 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Australia abandons the goal of vaccinating all its people this year.
Replies: 12
Views: 213

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

Obesity is like sex. It’s not how broad the road is but where the rubber meets it.
by jserraglio
Tue Apr 13, 2021 8:05 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Australia abandons the goal of vaccinating all its people this year.
Replies: 12
Views: 213

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

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“In the absence of a vaccine, we may have to live this way for years.” —Scott Morrison
by jserraglio
Tue Apr 13, 2021 8:02 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Tucker Carlson and White Replacement
Replies: 13
Views: 152

Re: Tucker Carlson and White Replacement

Belle wrote:
Tue Apr 13, 2021 12:24 am
. . . cannot be taken seriously by anybody except its ideological captives. . . . should therefore be re-badged . . .
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by jserraglio
Tue Apr 13, 2021 4:00 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Australia abandons the goal of vaccinating all its people this year.
Replies: 12
Views: 213

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

we don't have a national epidemic of obesity . . . Indeed, we Australians are comparatively small in girth largely because in the first place, we inhabit a forsaken land, devoid of humanity; and because in the second place, as far as mammals go, the marsupials here are driving us off the land, righ...
by jserraglio
Tue Apr 13, 2021 3:54 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Tucker Carlson and White Replacement
Replies: 13
Views: 152

Re: Tucker Carlson and White Replacement

Belle wrote:
Tue Apr 13, 2021 12:24 am
I wouldn't dignify anything at all written in the New York Times.
Since you contend you wouldn’t dignify anything written in the NYT, perhaps you could propose one thing you would indignify, and why.
by jserraglio
Mon Apr 12, 2021 9:09 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Loneliness, Anxiety and Loss: the Covid Pandemic’s Terrible Toll on Kids
Replies: 2
Views: 46

Loneliness, Anxiety and Loss: the Covid Pandemic’s Terrible Toll on Kids

WSJ Loneliness, Anxiety and Loss: the Covid Pandemic’s Terrible Toll on Kids https://www.wsj.com/articles/pandemic-toll-children-mental-health-covid-school-11617969003 It’s behind a paywall, but you can listen to it in its entirety. Very sweet and moving, WSJ reporters are the ne plus ultra . https...
by jserraglio
Mon Apr 12, 2021 8:53 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: What Covid-19 Taught Us About the High Cost of Isolation
Replies: 3
Views: 43

Re: What Covid-19 Taught Us About the High Cost of Isolation

maestrob wrote:
Mon Apr 12, 2021 8:49 am
Not to mention the toll it's taken on our kids.
It was behind a paywall but I’ll leave it up for a day or so. The WSJ is amazing. They preceded this with an article on isolation among early adolescents.

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by jserraglio
Mon Apr 12, 2021 8:33 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: CEOs take aim at Georgia Dixiecats
Replies: 1
Views: 39

CEOs take aim at Georgia Dixiecats

CNBC Major U.S. companies take aim at Georgia’s new voting restrictions
by jserraglio
Mon Apr 12, 2021 6:42 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Wax replica of Trump pulled after Texas museum visitors wouldn’t stop punching him in the face
Replies: 3
Views: 71

Re: Wax replica of Trump pulled after Texas museum visitors wouldn’t stop punching him in the face

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Trump wax statue, flanked by two admirers, has been under assault at San Antonio museum.
by jserraglio
Sun Apr 11, 2021 3:08 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: TucKKKer Carlson has become the face of right-wing Whitelash
Replies: 6
Views: 79

Re: TucKKKer Carlson has become the face of right-wing Whitelash

Puleeze don’t ban TucKKKer. I don’t watch sitcoms, game shows or reality TV, so his is the only mindless entertainment I get.
by jserraglio
Sun Apr 11, 2021 12:35 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: TucKKKer Carlson has become the face of right-wing Whitelash
Replies: 6
Views: 79

TucKKKer Carlson has become the face of right-wing Whitelash

CNN CNN's Jim Acosta Comes This Close To Calling Tucker Carlson A Klansman https://www.huffpost.com/entry/jim-acos ... 6dcd791978
by jserraglio
Sun Apr 11, 2021 9:33 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Trump, echoing Harry Truman, calls Mitch a “dumb son of a bitch. I hired his wife. Did he ever say thank you?”
Replies: 6
Views: 88

Re: Trump, echoing Harry Truman, calls Mitch a “dumb son of a bitch. I hired his wife. Did he ever say thank you?”

maestrob wrote:
Sun Apr 11, 2021 9:11 am
Golly, Joe, I didn't realize that condition could start as early as 14 yrs. old! :lol: :lol:
An ass-hole from his salad days, called out by his own sister, Maryanne, in Mary Trump’s book.
by jserraglio
Sun Apr 11, 2021 9:06 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Trump, echoing Harry Truman, calls Mitch a “dumb son of a bitch. I hired his wife. Did he ever say thank you?”
Replies: 6
Views: 88

Re: Trump, echoing Harry Truman, calls Mitch a “dumb son of a bitch. I hired his wife. Did he ever say thank you?”

maestrob wrote:
Sun Apr 11, 2021 9:01 am
The poison is still there.

Never forget! :evil:

As long as Trump is alive, I'll be collecting rent from that famous chill in my spine.
He has been advised to continue behaving like a pompous jackass in order to keep at bay his early-onset dementia.
by jserraglio
Sun Apr 11, 2021 8:46 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Joe Manchin says there is ‘no circumstance’ in which he would back weakening the filibuster
Replies: 18
Views: 221

Re: Joe Manchin says there is ‘no circumstance’ in which he would back weakening the filibuster

maestrob wrote:
Sun Apr 11, 2021 8:40 am
I've heard that Congress is talking about bringing back pork. If that helps HR1, I'm all for it. 😉
Right on! But can we pls stop short of going whole hog?
by jserraglio
Sun Apr 11, 2021 8:45 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Trump, echoing Harry Truman, calls Mitch a “dumb son of a bitch. I hired his wife. Did he ever say thank you?”
Replies: 6
Views: 88

Trump, echoing Harry Truman, calls Mitch a “dumb son of a bitch. I hired his wife. Did he ever say thank you?”

WAPO https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/trump-mcconnell-election/2021/04/11/297a82da-9879-11eb-962b-78c1d8228819_story.html Trump slashes at McConnell as he reiterates election falsehoods at Republican event Former president Donald Trump called Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell a “dumb so...
by jserraglio
Sun Apr 11, 2021 8:35 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Joe Manchin says there is ‘no circumstance’ in which he would back weakening the filibuster
Replies: 18
Views: 221

Re: Joe Manchin says there is ‘no circumstance’ in which he would back weakening the filibuster

lennygoran wrote:
Sun Apr 11, 2021 7:01 am
jserraglio wrote:
Sun Apr 11, 2021 6:46 am
The thing is, How many WV Manchin place names will it take to secure that vote?
Joseph maybe none-heard they'll be lowering the corporation rate to 15%. Regards, Len :lol:
Precedent dictates otherwise.https://www.wikiwand.com/en/List_of_pla ... obert_Byrd
by jserraglio
Sun Apr 11, 2021 1:19 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Bumbling Boris
Replies: 12
Views: 374

Re: Bumbling Boris

maestrob wrote:
Sat Apr 10, 2021 10:24 am
I will give Australia great credit, though, for containing covid.
ImageAustralian PM Scott Morrison demonstrates how to use the police in a police state.
by jserraglio
Sun Apr 11, 2021 12:39 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Army officer doubles down on rogue cops in Virginia
Replies: 3
Views: 62

Army officer doubles down on rogue cops in Virginia

USA TODAY Virginia cops pepper-sprayed Black and Latino Army officer who had hands raised during traffic stop, video shows https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/202 ... 173377002/
by jserraglio
Sat Apr 10, 2021 10:34 am
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Matt Gaetz promotes a new G.O.P. Contract with America: sex, drugs and wild parties
Replies: 57
Views: 977

Re: Matt Gaetz is well and truly furgled

John Boehner once told Ted Cruz to go furgle himself.
He retorted, “Don’t think I haven’t tried.”

Double ditto — both orifices — for Gaetz.
by jserraglio
Fri Apr 09, 2021 10:02 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Bumbling Boris
Replies: 12
Views: 374

Re: Bumbling Boris

Morrison has made mistakes . . . when we were a nation of drunken larrikins we got a similarly-behaving PM. Madam Whatabout-Biden, you have just made a BINGO! Still in his roguishly Liberal Prime, No discernible cognitive decline From point zero, Minister Morrison Admits aged care has fallen short,...
by jserraglio
Fri Apr 09, 2021 1:29 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Matt Gaetz promotes a new G.O.P. Contract with America: sex, drugs and wild parties
Replies: 57
Views: 977

Re: Gaetz took Bahama trip with female escorts, all paid for by a weed tycoon & donor; Gaetz Fla. crony likely to cop a

like badly burned toast. . . . crisped on the fire before Hell Gaetz? THE DAILY BEAST When Joel Greenberg made his Venmo payments to three young women (one of whom had just turned 18), he described the money as being for “Tuition,” “School,” and “School.” https://www.thedailybeast.com/gaetz-paid-ac...
by jserraglio
Thu Apr 08, 2021 4:17 pm
Forum: Corner Pub
Topic: Matt Gaetz promotes a new G.O.P. Contract with America: sex, drugs and wild parties
Replies: 57
Views: 977

Matt Gaetz Florida crony now considered likely to plead and may roll over on Gaetz.

NYT Indicted Matt Gaetz Associate Is Expected to Plead Guilty, Lawyers Say https://www.nytimes.com/2021/04/08/us/politics/matt-gaetz-investigation.html The associate could cooperate with prosecutors, giving them information about Mr. Gaetz’s relationships that investigators are examining for possib...