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    Yesterday, 11:22 PM
    GoMuskies replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    I still can't get over the New York Times essentially burning itself down over an op-ed it pitched to Tom Cotton. This literally may be the most...
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    Yesterday, 07:35 PM
    paulxu replied to a thread The Athletic in Men's Basketball
    Well, that's a real bummer. Have enjoyed her stuff and was so glad she found a spot, until now. Hopefully she'll land somewhere good for her. XU's...
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    Yesterday, 07:32 PM
    Bunkerboy sez it's a great day for GF....except for the fact that he's still dead.
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    Yesterday, 02:14 PM
    GoMuskies replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    I think that guy was Pete Rose's younger brother.
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    Yesterday, 01:23 PM
    GoMuskies replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    Shaming season for CV-19 social distancing season has officially ended. Feel free now to tell anyone who worries about whether you're wearing a mask...
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    Yesterday, 08:33 AM
    GoMuskies replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    Hmm, don't disagree with you, but that's an interesting point on the protester side as well.
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    06-04-2020, 06:57 PM
    GoMuskies replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    Yes, that's my point. They are going to reduce the number of op eds.
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    06-04-2020, 06:12 PM
    Lisa Murkowski slipped up: "When I saw General Mattis' comments yesterday I felt like perhaps we are getting to a point where we can be more...
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    06-04-2020, 06:04 PM
    GoMuskies replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    The NYT may have been fundamentally changed today because they published a moderately provocative OP-ed from a sitting US Senator. Wild times. ...
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    06-04-2020, 05:15 PM
    GoMuskies replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    Apply that logic to serious people like Clarence Thomas and Condoleezza Rice, and I agree. For people like Owens and Omarossa, not so much.
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    06-04-2020, 04:58 PM
    GoMuskies replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    Black woman saying crazy wingnut stuff is a certain kind of Republican's wet dream.
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    06-04-2020, 04:09 PM
    paulxu replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    Watching some news now, with video of marchers in New York, I think walking over the Brooklyn bridge. There's a guy with an X ball cap, and my wife...
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    06-04-2020, 04:05 PM
    GoMuskies replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    Ingraham is an idiot. As is Owens (why is someone quoting her?). The Brees struggle session today is pretty amusing, though.
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    06-04-2020, 03:49 PM
    paulxu replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    It seems to me that the large gatherings that are still occurring, might not be if 40 million weren't out of work. If you had to get up to, or were...
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    06-04-2020, 03:38 PM
    GoMuskies replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    Well, the Xavier cross country recruit has power and makes the rules in society. A black football player, on the other hand, is oppressed.
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    06-04-2020, 02:24 PM
    GoMuskies replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    He's not arrested. So his First Amendment rights are still intact. Xavier doesn't have to offer admissions to knuckleheads (though the fact that a...
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    06-04-2020, 02:14 PM
    paulxu replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    I don't know where to put this, and perhaps it's already been noted, but in an email the University said it was revoking the offer of admission for...
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    06-04-2020, 01:28 PM
    paulxu replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    I can't imagine anyone supporting using troops to clear out a peaceful assembly of citizens, using rubber bullets, some sort of gas, horses, and...
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    06-04-2020, 11:11 AM
    Trump gets "daily hit jobs" bcuz he stands there and lies his ass off and then doubles down on the lie when challenged. He even goes as far as lying...
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    06-04-2020, 09:34 AM
    GoMuskies replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    My online book has Trump as the underdog in November for the first time today. Biden is -130 and Trump +100.
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    06-04-2020, 08:45 AM
    GoMuskies replied to a thread Covid-19 in Out on the Mall
    Uh, once George Floyd was murdered the coronavirus disappeared. Don't you watch the news?
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    06-04-2020, 07:33 AM
    I guess it's unusual. Dad went to work for TVA in the 30's; mom was from Philly where her dad worked at St Joe's Prep. So, she/they were all about...
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    06-03-2020, 08:50 PM
    Trump abandoned 130,000 of our allies, the Kurds, to be slaughtered by Erdowan, so no...
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    06-03-2020, 03:29 PM
    paulxu replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    I wonder if I should be concerned that there are unmarked troops patrolling our nation's capital, who won't identify themselves. Can't decide if...
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    06-03-2020, 01:13 PM
    GoMuskies replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    Agree, but different topic. See above.
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    06-03-2020, 01:12 PM
    GoMuskies replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    I'm not arguing about structural racism here (which I think is a horrible, counterproductive, unnecessarily provocative name for the concept it is...
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    06-03-2020, 12:57 PM
    GoMuskies replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    I think it IS the point, honestly. Find a way to effectively help the poor, and you're going to be disproportionately helping black families. Just...
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    06-03-2020, 12:07 PM
    And, there were 2 of us from Tennessee :) (also I had 2 brothers who went to Georgetown. I was really tired of following them, so X was a great...
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    06-03-2020, 12:01 PM
    GoMuskies replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    Of course racism, prejudice and discrimination still exist. I'm simply objecting to this notion that white people have some "power" that black people...
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  • GoMuskies's Avatar
    06-03-2020, 11:46 AM
    GoMuskies replied to a thread Politics Thread in Out on the Mall
    Which ones? Why do you feel this way?
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