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by jetero
Mon Jun 25, 2018 1:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Philip - Korea's newest airline
Replies: 2
Views: 189

Re: Air Philip - Korea's newest airline

I think it’d stand a better chance if it had 2 Ls, but I guess they were trying to save paint weight.

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by jetero
Mon Jun 25, 2018 3:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United's "Natural Share"?
Replies: 1
Views: 485

Re: United's "Natural Share"?

The “natural share” idea is way more about the existing network and routes (nonstop and connecting) than starting new routes.

IAH-AEX is served BTW.

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by jetero
Mon Jun 25, 2018 3:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?
Replies: 33
Views: 3480

Re: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?

departedflights wrote:
jetero wrote:
Thanks guys ... do you happen to know when JL started (first time) and KE? KE wasn’t originally nonstop, was it?


Japan Air Lines first served DFW from March 1999 through October 2001.


Thanks :thumbsup:

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by jetero
Mon Jun 25, 2018 3:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant
Replies: 68
Views: 1252

Re: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant

Personal insults will get you nowhere with me. And yes, your description of the Republican Party the way you do is propaganda in the derogatory sense. Have a nice day! Um, no it wasn’t. But this is the age when people can believe that words mean whatever they want them to mean. I’ll one up your nic...

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by jetero
Mon Jun 25, 2018 2:54 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant
Replies: 68
Views: 1252

Re: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant

Speaking of propaganda. Alrighty buddy. Yet someone else who uses a word whose meaning he does not know. Notwithstanding the completely incorrect usage of the word, I’d ask what part specifically, but you’ve repeatedly shown your inability for critical thought. #BothSides Personal insults will get ...

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by jetero
Mon Jun 25, 2018 2:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant
Replies: 68
Views: 1252

Re: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant

"Conservatives" just really suck at boycotts. They'd do it if they had the willpower. You call it obsession, they call it unity. Ironically the "left" is more keen on using the free market to make a statement. I'm really sure the correlation with political stereotypes is startin...

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 10:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant
Replies: 68
Views: 1252

Re: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant

VTKillarney1 wrote:
I don’t think that the President has quite as much control over the economy as most people think. Some, but not as much. Just ask Jeff Greenfield.


That view should be widely accepted but unfortunately it is not.

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 10:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant
Replies: 68
Views: 1252

Re: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant

Completely ignore the President’s behavior, then ... #BothSides Followed by BTW, the left is more vocal ... Amazing! The left is more obsessed. How many businesses have been put out of business because conservatives complain? How many liberals have been shouted off campus? "Conservatives"...

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 9:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018
Replies: 1201
Views: 157390

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018

I know I’ve asked this question before, but it’s been a long time since I did last: After having just flown an ex-CX A319, and seeing how beautiful the new interiors are, with the new domestic F seat, is UA going to refit all the 737-8/9s they have? I can’t help but think that with refreshed (ether...

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 9:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Continental DC-10 routes to Hawaii in the 80's
Replies: 54
Views: 4826

Re: Continental DC-10 routes to Hawaii in the 80's

SammyXV wrote:
Continental did HNL-SFO, I rode the route in January of 1988. Outbound we flew LAX-HNL on a Pub 10, as an 8 year old that was the most amazing thing I had seen in an airplane.


How did the Pub work? Open seating?

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant
Replies: 68
Views: 1252

Re: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant

Per reports in the Washington Post and their interview with the owner, some of the staff, especially gay members, didn't want to serve Ms. Sanders, due to her, her family's and who she works/lies for due to their their extreme anti-GLTBQ views and comments. Other staff joined in due to the extreme ...

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 9:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Loganair to launch Mainland European routes in 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 1007

Re: Loganair to launch Mainland European routes in 2019

GLA doesn’t have service to BRU?!

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 9:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeromexico looking to launch flights to Beirut
Replies: 62
Views: 4741

Re: Aeromexico looking to launch flights to Beirut

Wow... some people should really really really chill... Yes, the twitter/fb/instagram posts refer to a possible code share between AM and ME... But there is no need of patronizing anyone here. Forums are for asking questions (even if you think they are stupid); not everyone has a background in busi...

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 8:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Continental DC-10 routes to Hawaii in the 80's
Replies: 54
Views: 4826

Re: Continental DC-10 routes to Hawaii in the 80's

timz wrote:
airzim wrote:
Nonstop EWR-HNL came later when the runway at EWR was lengthened.

OAG says CO was to start JFK-HNL in October 1986; 11/87 OAG shows EWR-HNL instead..


Yeah EWR-HNL was initially flown with the 747s, not the DC-10s. I think IAH, too, when route was IAH-HNL-NRT.

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 7:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant
Replies: 68
Views: 1252

Re: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant

It’s not exactly the same. The gay couple was a member of a legally protected class of citizens. Sanders was not. It turned out that those gay people weren't legally protected citizens. The baker had a right to deny them service. Um, are you referring to the Supreme Court decision? If you were, you...

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant
Replies: 68
Views: 1252

Re: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant

It’s not exactly the same. The gay couple was a member of a legally protected class of citizens. Sanders was not. Ah, she could’ve claimed religion. Regardless, there really wasn’t much of a reason to kick her out that could be universally applied against the entire customer base. Can’t stand the H...

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant
Replies: 68
Views: 1252

Re: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant

It’s a private business. He can do what he wants within the scope of the law. She handled it well. Some people on HuffPo seem very offended that she mentioned it, but actions have consequences. He will probably get a lot of business in any event. Isn't this essentially the same as the baker not wan...

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 5:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Family "separation" - can a christian support such policy
Replies: 51
Views: 1029

Re: Family "separation" - can a christian support such policy

The last time I checked, at least 15 Democrat Congressional candidates have called for the defunding of ICE. That’s not a large number, but there is most definitely an element within the party that is publicly calling for policies that would result in an uncontrolled border. Hmmmm, I thought your “...

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant
Replies: 68
Views: 1252

Re: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant

It’s going on on both sides. Both have their own social norms and they both get triggered by anything that offends them. The left is just more vocal about it. Completely ignore the President’s behavior, then ... #BothSides Followed by BTW, the left is more vocal ... Amazing! The left is more obsess...

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 5:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant
Replies: 68
Views: 1252

Re: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant

What's a SJW? Social justice warrior, another derisive term co-opted by the far right, like “virtue signaling,” which, at the end of the day, means being empathetic. This behavior at the end of the day is entirely attributable to who is in charge. Trumpy Bear is all about inciting people, not leadi...

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Family "separation" - can a christian support such policy
Replies: 51
Views: 1029

Re: Family "separation" - can a christian support such policy

afcjets wrote:
I think this photo is going to be iconic, but not in the way the left wants. It is the face of fake news and it's just perfect!


Yep this has all been FAKE. Definitely nothing to see here!!!

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Family "separation" - can a christian support such policy
Replies: 51
Views: 1029

Re: Family "separation" - can a christian support such policy

https://d2c13moo8u717n.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/11/2018/06/22154408/honduras-girl-1024x688.jpg https://d2c13moo8u717n.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/11/2018/06/22152112/trump.girl_.fake_-225x300.jpg The Honduran toddler pictured sobbing in a pink jacket before U.S. President...

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 3:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant
Replies: 68
Views: 1252

Re: Sarah Huckabee Sanders booted from restaurant

What's a SJW? Social justice warrior, another derisive term co-opted by the far right, like “virtue signaling,” which, at the end of the day, means being empathetic. This behavior at the end of the day is entirely attributable to who is in charge. Trumpy Bear is all about inciting people, not leadi...

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?
Replies: 33
Views: 3480

Re: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?

Dallas/Fort Worth to San Francisco, for sure. I'm not so sure about Dallas/Fort Worth to Seattle, though. I've looked through about 25 Northwest timetables spanning the 1980s and I don't see it listed anywhere. The DFW-SFO route only lasted about a year. It first appeared in the April 28, 1985 time...

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 4:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Interflug IL-62 Landing on a Grass Field???
Replies: 47
Views: 5995

Re: Interflug IL-62 Landing on a Grass Field???

The Wiki page for Interflug mentions a DDR tv series with 8 episodes called “Treffpunkt Flughafen.” There is an entire episode online on YouTube, looks fascinating. I suppose it’s too much to wish that an the entire series is available with English subtitles?

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 4:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?
Replies: 396
Views: 7467

Re: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?

The Democrats continue to be absolutely inept going into the midterms due to lack of a consistent message and rallying cry. This was a perfect opportunity for something like the Contract with America to inject sense into absolute chaos. Oh well. Evidently immigration is now going to be the focus of ...

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 3:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?
Replies: 33
Views: 3480

Re: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?

jonair8 wrote:
I would also go as far as to say that DL's current SEA hub is a product of NW's former influence there, post-merger.


I don’t think that’s going far at all, in fact I don’t think it’s even up for debate.

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 3:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China-US Air Pax Traffic Data for 2017 by Airport-Pair and Load Factor: A Cold Hard Look
Replies: 29
Views: 3911

Re: China-US Air Pax Traffic Data for 2017 by Airport-Pair and Load Factor: A Cold Hard Look

As a regular SFO-TPE flyer, it's cool to see this data. CI and BR seem to do a great job managing these flights. Perfect flight times, and just the right blend of point-to-point and tourists heading to other destinations in Southeast Asia. UA's flight times are horrible and I can't understand why a...

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 3:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?
Replies: 33
Views: 3480

Re: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?

drdisque wrote:
NW officially called SEA a "Gateway City" in 2000's. Same as LAX.


SFO as well?

I remember the SFO World Club in Concourse A. Nice facility, but the World Clubs were always nice (at least the ones I went to).

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by jetero
Sun Jun 24, 2018 3:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?
Replies: 33
Views: 3480

Re: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?

For a short period of time in the mid 1980s, did NW fly DFW-SEA or just DFW-SFO to connect to Asia? Dallas/Fort Worth to San Francisco, for sure. I'm not so sure about Dallas/Fort Worth to Seattle, though. I've looked through about 25 Northwest timetables spanning the 1980s and I don't see it liste...

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seb146 wrote:
jetero wrote:
seb146 wrote:

You just ignore what you want. I see that now. Maybe you need to actually click on AND READ the links that we provide. GO READ the Republican party platform.


TROLL!!!!


Even when I post

https://www.gop.com/platform/

I am still trolling.


YES!

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by jetero
Sat Jun 23, 2018 10:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?
Replies: 396
Views: 7467

Re: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?

Y'all keep saying how this is a Christian nation and how the Bible should be above the Constitution. I haven't seen anyone on this forum write this. Can you provide quotes? Or are you just trolling again? You just ignore what you want. I see that now. Maybe you need to actually click on AND READ th...

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by jetero
Sat Jun 23, 2018 10:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeromexico looking to launch flights to Beirut
Replies: 62
Views: 4741

Re: Aeromexico looking to launch flights to Beirut

* PA operated there for years until sometime in the 70s/Didn't TWA as well? PA did via LHR or ORY. I wonder if TW later served BEY via its CDG hub like they did ATH, CAI, TLV... TW was a big player in BEY at one time ... served via FCO definitely, I think also via ATH. ORY I don’t know. I’d say the...

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by jetero
Sat Jun 23, 2018 9:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?
Replies: 396
Views: 7467

Re: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?

God he's an idiot. After Melania's press secretary says there was "no message," Trumpy Bear says there was a message--obviously it was meant as a comment against "fake news." Of course that solid 35% of perennial B-/C students (in school and later in life, i.e., the rabid "...

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by jetero
Sat Jun 23, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?
Replies: 396
Views: 7467

Re: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?

Dude, there are BIG ass billboards all around red state highways proclaiming as much in addition to it being perennial GOP/X’tian talking (mostly argument) point. This can’t be the FIRST time you’ve heard this statement....the ‘y’all’ is the dead giveaway. BN747 If you haven’t noticed, Mikey is qui...

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by jetero
Sat Jun 23, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?
Replies: 33
Views: 3480

Re: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?

For a short period of time in the mid 1980s, did NW fly DFW-SEA or just DFW-SFO to connect to Asia? Dallas/Fort Worth to San Francisco, for sure. I'm not so sure about Dallas/Fort Worth to Seattle. The DFW-SFO route only lasted about a year. It first appeared in the April 28, 1985 timetable and las...

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by jetero
Sat Jun 23, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Continental transatlantic network before People Express acquisition?
Replies: 12
Views: 2216

Re: Continental transatlantic network before People Express acquisition?

The cover of the June 5, 1987 timetable states: "Now service to London and Paris from New York/Newark, Miami, Houston and Denver." London-Denver (Effective June 15, 1987) 2:00pm-4:30pm CO 35 X247 London-Houston Intercontinental 11:45am-3:55pm CO 5 Daily London-Miami 11:15am-3:15pm CO 31 D...

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by jetero
Sat Jun 23, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?
Replies: 396
Views: 7467

Re: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?

Y'all keep saying how this is a Christian nation and how the Bible should be above the Constitution. I haven't seen anyone on this forum write this. Can you provide quotes? Or are you just trolling again? Dude, there are BIG ass billboards all around red state highways proclaiming as much in additi...

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by jetero
Sat Jun 23, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Continental transatlantic network before People Express acquisition?
Replies: 12
Views: 2216

Re: Continental transatlantic network before People Express acquisition?

CO flew DEN-LGW prior to the PE merger I believe, but it may have been on again, off again. Rights acquired from WA?

CO also flew MIA-LGW (transferred from EA) but I’m not sure at what point relative to the PE merger.

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by jetero
Sat Jun 23, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?
Replies: 33
Views: 3480

Re: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?

For a short period of time in the mid 1980s, did NW fly DFW-SEA or just DFW-SFO to connect to Asia?

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by jetero
Sat Jun 23, 2018 12:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?
Replies: 396
Views: 7467

Re: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?

VTKillarney1 wrote:
A single anecdotal data point? You are proving my point that you are biased if you consider that to be dispositive evidence.


If you think that’s a “single anecdotal data point,” well, whatever you say VTK. You’re obviously one of “those.”

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by jetero
Sat Jun 23, 2018 1:09 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?
Replies: 396
Views: 7467

Re: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions ... be16564316
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Ah what do you know, how timely VTK ...

But keep on living in your “I’m a moderate”/10=1 world ...

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions ... be16564316

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by jetero
Sat Jun 23, 2018 12:54 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?
Replies: 396
Views: 7467

Re: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?

As a moderate, here is what I see as reality. The "evil" people in both parties are by FAR the minority. Both parties are trying to make this country a better place, but have different ideas about how that should happen. Not going to grant you that hollow equivalence VT. The Republican ba...

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by jetero
Fri Jun 22, 2018 10:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Continental DC-10 routes to Hawaii in the 80's
Replies: 54
Views: 4826

Re: Continental DC-10 routes to Hawaii in the 80's

CO never operated either SNA-HNL or IAD-HNL...those routes were started by Aloha & UA respectively and never operated by anyone else. I guess technically CO aircraft flew IAD-HNL first after the merger, but of course as United. But CO definitely served HNL (and I think later other cities) from ...

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by jetero
Fri Jun 22, 2018 9:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?
Replies: 396
Views: 7467

Re: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?

As a moderate, here is what I see as reality. The "evil" people in both parties are by FAR the minority. Both parties are trying to make this country a better place, but have different ideas about how that should happen. Not going to grant you that hollow equivalence VT. The Republican ba...

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by jetero
Fri Jun 22, 2018 4:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?
Replies: 396
Views: 7467

Re: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?

For the Melania lovers out there: Melania Trump Wore a Jacket Saying ‘I Really Don’t Care’ on Her Way to Texas Shelters https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/21/us/politics/melania-trump-jacket.html Okay, that is being ignored by other in this thread, when I saw a friend post this on Facebook I was ready...

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by jetero
Fri Jun 22, 2018 4:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?
Replies: 396
Views: 7467

Re: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?

Don't short change people. Without going into specifics, a very close relative works in the human services field and has direct contact with refugees and migrants. I can assure you that most are much more aware of their rights and the system than you are giving them credit for. What accounts for yo...

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by jetero
Fri Jun 22, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?
Replies: 396
Views: 7467

Re: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?

This is simply not true. As of 2012 (the most recent date I found), an estimated 62 percent of illegal immigrant household used one or more welfare programs compared to 30 percent of native households. How do you get welfare as an illegal? Honest question. Cross the border pregnant . Have the kid h...

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by jetero
Fri Jun 22, 2018 3:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?
Replies: 396
Views: 7467

Re: Is there anything Trump could do to lose your support?

Wow, so it looks like this process is a little confusing for us, even with all the internet and time at our disposal. I can imagine a poor migrant trekking up here from El Salvador might not know the exact steps to take that keep them 100% above the law. Don't short change people. Without going int...

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