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  • bambam's Avatar
    Dec. 18, 2014, 09:36 AM
    bambam replied to a thread Seriously? in Off Topic
    I just want to be clear- my beef at my old job was not simply people who asked for help because they did not know how to do something. We all need...
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    Dec. 18, 2014, 09:24 AM
    my sentiments exactly
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    Dec. 18, 2014, 09:13 AM
    Those of you who think that we did is okay because we only tortured and detained terrorists, keep in mind a few things (1) as has been said, we...
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    Dec. 17, 2014, 06:38 PM
    bambam replied to a thread Seriously? in Off Topic
    we will have to agree to disagree then :-) I don't have a problem with asking your support person to provide support. But there is a difference...
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    Dec. 17, 2014, 06:24 PM
    bambam replied to a thread Seriously? in Off Topic
    and if the admin is not there because they go home at 5 and you stay until 9? It just doesn't get done? Sorry, I don't care how high up the chain...
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    Dec. 17, 2014, 06:06 PM
    bambam replied to a thread Seriously? in Off Topic
    I am not an admin and I would have to do it for them all the time. I just do not think you should be proud of not having basic computer literacy...
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    Dec. 17, 2014, 05:48 PM
    bambam replied to a thread Seriously? in Off Topic
    The number of men (and it was always men) at my last job who had this kind of intentional helplessness boggled my mind. They seemed to think it was...
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    Dec. 17, 2014, 05:39 PM
    the full uncensored report not the summary? Because we have had such a great relationship with the Germans lately, especially since they found out...
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    Dec. 17, 2014, 04:54 PM
    yeah, he will get that report right after the donkeys start flying. I would think there is enough in the summary to prosecute (politics will never...
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    Dec. 17, 2014, 04:48 PM
    bambam replied to a thread Let's talk about 3'5"! in Eventing
    I don't see the point in adding a 3'5 division. I agree with BFNE that such a division is not targeted for the UL pros looking to make a national...
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    Dec. 17, 2014, 09:39 AM
    And that too is reprehensible. For all its rhetoric about openness when the administration started, this administration has been more aggressive in...
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    Dec. 16, 2014, 10:21 AM
    wow! I had no idea. Riding was its focus when I was there. Too bad- it was gorgeous country to ride through
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    Dec. 15, 2014, 03:51 PM
    Please do not accuse me of being disingenuous. I take deep offense to that, especially on this topic. You can disagree with me, but don't claim I am...
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    Dec. 15, 2014, 11:17 AM
    Yes, well, I like to think Cheney is a special brand of evil and amorality and not representative of most people working in the public sector.
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    Dec. 15, 2014, 10:55 AM
    And there is the quote that terrifies and depresses me. This is not a one-off. Without significant change, our CIA will do this again and claim it...
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    Dec. 15, 2014, 10:41 AM
    Trail Creek Ranch is at the bottom of the Idaho pass in the Grand Teton National Forest and very close to Grand Teton NP. I have not been there in...
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    Dec. 15, 2014, 10:27 AM
    Lets not pretend that the Obama administration has done everything in its power to shed light on this situation. Yes, he issued an EO which is all...
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    Dec. 9, 2014, 06:38 PM
    I knew most of this and still find it horrifying to read. I did not know that we had killed Gul Rahman with our "interrogation techniques." This...
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    Dec. 9, 2014, 04:49 PM
    The reason for bringing them to Guantanamo in the first place was so they could claim that US law, including the Constitution, did not apply there. ...
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    Dec. 9, 2014, 04:42 PM
    Being on US soil would not change their status. It has already been deemed that the Constitution applies to Guantanamo Bay - that was litigated,...
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    Dec. 9, 2014, 04:30 PM
    The bigger problem is that the US does not want them to go to the place they can go. The vast majority still held (more than 80 the last time I saw...
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    Dec. 9, 2014, 04:22 PM
    The appropriations restriction that no funds can be used to transfer detainees to the US is not- contrary to administration claims - the primary...
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    Dec. 9, 2014, 03:43 PM
    Sadly, more than dozens. Of the 136 currently held at GTMO, there are approximately 110 being held for whom there are no plans to charge with a...
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    Dec. 9, 2014, 02:49 PM
    Releasing this report is not going to endanger national security. That is the song that the NSA, CIA and FBI sing every time daylight threatens to...
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    Dec. 9, 2014, 01:20 PM
    Why now? Why not now? It has not been sooner because the CIA has resisted it tooth and nail because it is going to make them look very very bad. ...
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    Dec. 9, 2014, 01:08 PM
    It allows people the option- you can still go with the armband (which you also need to buy unless you want to make your own) and paper if you like. ...
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    Dec. 9, 2014, 09:36 AM
    Absolutely unbelievable. Definitely out the trainer when your horse is gone.
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    Dec. 8, 2014, 03:36 PM
    I had a mare who was prone to cellulitis/lymphangitis. Treatment was usually bute, sweat wrap, smzs and dex. For when it was worse, add some...
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    Dec. 8, 2014, 01:17 PM
    I have hair like yours and I did not notice a texture change but the different colors make it look like it has texture - if that makes any sense
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