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edbardoeMay. 31, 2016 - 10:34AM JST
There are lies, damn lies, and statistics.
edbardoeApr. 28, 2016 - 09:27AM JST
To all the folks around the world who want to tell us in the USA who to vote for, including the author of this misleading appreciation of Trump's speech. Up yours.
Posted in: Trump struggles to explain his 'America first' foreign policy
edbardoeApr. 23, 2016 - 09:13AM JST
Obama the marxist clearly sees that the collectivists on the Continent have more power than in Britain. He would happily consign America to the Communist morass but for the unfortunate losses in Congressional elections he has suffered.
Posted in: Obama warns Britain against leaving EU
edbardoeApr. 12, 2016 - 09:46AM JST
When that Jackass (Kerry) was running for President, he strutted around impersonating a soldier. "Reporting for duty". I hope the Japanese can see through that poseur.
edbardoeApr. 07, 2016 - 10:03AM JST
Please Mr. Obama, please come rescue us from the terrible fate we have coming. We need 8 more years of your wonderful economy, another $150 Billion for the Iranian bomb builders, perhaps a few thousand more nasty Euros blown up by the not to be mentioned Islamic Extremists. I we can just get a few more million poor folks to give up looking for work, the unemployment rate may get down to a great level. And it only cost us more than $8 Trillion added to the national debt! What a man, that Nobel Peace prize they gave you for getting elected was so richly deserved.
Posted in: The anti-Trump: Obama slowly stepping into the campaign fray
edbardoeMar. 05, 2016 - 11:37AM JST
If you have no control, who cares about the brand, they will all be controlled by government anyway. GM is well positioned as Government Motors.
Posted in: At 100, BMW sees radical new future in world of driverless cars
edbardoeFeb. 24, 2016 - 10:11AM JST
To inflate an air bag quickly enough there must be a bomb in each air bag in your car. That some of them explode improperly should not be such a surprise. Opponents of air bags at the time they were required told us that was inevitable. It is also likely to happen to any new bombs used in the recall. With experience the percentage of "bad" explosions will be reduced, not eliminated.
Posted in: Scientists find cause of Takata air bag explosions
edbardoeJan. 11, 2016 - 10:17AM JST
Do they get an "amended" version?
Posted in: Eyeing global domination, 'Star Wars' opens big in China
edbardoeJan. 05, 2016 - 09:03AM JST
Sushi Dai with a line outside at 6 am, a favorite memory and the best meal ever
Posted in: 80-year-old Tsukiji fish market holds final New Year auction
edbardoeDec. 21, 2015 - 02:17AM JST
The current availability rules combined with the expansion of Medicaid in many states, have flooded the black market with pills. Thus the spike in overdose deaths. A sharp reductions in the number of pills in circulation would shift the overdose numbers from pills to the still available heroin for already hooked users, but might also reduce the number of new addicts introduced to pills from new prescribed users. Under current rules, a person who has an operation which will cause pain, is often given 90 doses to handle "breakthrough" pain. They may need only a few of those doses, or none at all if they do not like the "high" , a disorienting side effect and can tough out the pain. Hard to turn down the option of selling the remaining doses to the many users who will pay $10 to $30 for the high they seek from each dose! Others with chronic pain conditions use some of their prescribed pills and sell the rest as a regular practice, and have in recent years established this as a permanent income source. And there are others who conspire with low life doctors to get unneeded prescriptions to use or sell for the high and income alone. Thus billions of dollars for drug companies, almost all of it from the pockets of taxpayers or insurance companies. Not surprised they lobby against any change.
Posted in: Painkiller politics: Effort to curb prescribing under fire
edbardoeDec. 13, 2015 - 12:01AM JST
This "news service" and all other news outlets have left out half of Trumps proposal. Not a ban, but a pause until we get a better hold on vetting these this class of visitors and refugees. President Carter "banned" Iranians for a time during the hostage crisis on the same basis.
The left wing media (nowadays that is almost ALL media) is so afraid the Trump reflects the will of Americans they must lie continually about his statements.
Posted in: Trump lead among Republicans undiminished in first poll after Muslim comments
edbardoeDec. 07, 2015 - 10:20AM JST
I hope Deadbeatles stays at "no gun safety zones" mandated in every state, and also the site of almost all recent mass shootings in the USA. After all, if you were planning to shoot people, you might choose somewhere with all the law abiding people unarmed. The everyday shootings that really drive the "gun violence" rates, are the black drug gangs wars over territory in the major cites (all ruled by Democrats and all with strict gun control). Without New York, Chicago, Detroit and New Orleans, the USA is very low on the list of gun violence countries.
Posted in: Obama says U.S. will overcome terror threat
edbardoeNov. 12, 2015 - 09:14AM JST
When air bags were proposed as a requirement, opponents pointed out that the only way to inflate one fast enough was by an explosive in the dashboard. Still true today, and changing the chemical composition of the explosive will not likely change the at least occasional misfiring of the bomb in your dashboard.
Posted in: Takata air bag crisis hands Autoliv chance to go big in Japan
edbardoeNov. 03, 2015 - 09:11AM JST
However we choose them, Republicans have won a lot of recent Presidential elections. Losing only to the admitted philanderer who attracted the most women votes in history. (one assumes they were looking for a date). And then to an admitted pot and cocaine user (hopefully not while in office) showing just how wide spread drug use is in America.
What will happen in the next election is unlikely to be related to historical analysis reaching to before telephones.
Posted in: Primaries are what keep GOP out of the White House
edbardoeOct. 30, 2014 - 11:40AM JST
The "vast military aid" are almost all payment to USA military supply companies. Sure to be lots of kickback for US politicos, at least some "contributions" for campaigns. Israel is a functioning country (unlike welfare clients like Ukraine, Iraq, and others) and will be well served to build up its own military supply companies, no one can count on the USA as a friend anymore.
Posted in: Israeli leader lashes back at harsh U.S. criticism
edbardoeSep. 16, 2014 - 09:27PM JST
Will be hard to overcome years and years of promotion of phony magnet cures still being advertised. Supposed fix everything from arthritis to depression, just wear this bracelet and all will be wonderful. Send your $19.95 today and will include an extra bracelet!
Suckers born every minute.
Posted in: Scientists unveil magnetic cure for bad blood
edbardoeSep. 16, 2014 - 09:21PM JST
Would sign up if I was there, $300 per year would be a big reduction in my beer budget. And like Asahi, but can't get it here in USA. They sell Asahi brewed by Bud in Los Angeles here, but not the real stuff.
Posted in: Tokyo restaurant offering all-you-can-drink Asahi beer for 12 months
edbardoeAug. 07, 2014 - 09:09AM JST
At the same time as the Gaza war, more Moslems than died in Gaza were killed by other Moslems in Syria, Iraq, and Pakistan. Not combined but in each country! Haven't heard about it? The media didn't have cameras there to get pictures to raise their ratings. And of course the basic hatred of Jews is hardly new.
Choosing the 1948 date misleads, all the rulers of this little land have been occupiers going back to Moses.
Posted in: Gaza war may just be a taste of what's to come
edbardoeJun. 23, 2014 - 10:09AM JST
Is there a statute of limitations? I danced in clubs in 2003,2005 and 2007, should I fear a return trip to Japan!
Posted in: Japan's nightclubs weather dancing ban
edbardoeJun. 12, 2014 - 09:10AM JST
The weapons here were delivered to defeat Assad, but once you arm people with power on their minds, you have no more control
Posted in: U.S. considers air strikes as militants advance on Baghdad
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Jul. 28, 2016 - 11:46AM JST
According to the NHK the system did not prevent it because his letter detailing the plans…
Posted in: Mass killing sparks debate: Why didn't the system prevent it?
Jul. 28, 2016 - 11:45AM JST
Well SuperLib, it's just like the liberals who refuse to see the lie and deceit Hillay…
Posted in: Obama boosts Clinton; Trump talks emails and Russia
Jul. 28, 2016 - 11:44AM JST
But the people here supporting Air BnB have not addressed the very real concerns of neighbors,…
Posted in: Japan latest battleground in Airbnb home-sharing war
Jul. 28, 2016 - 11:43AM JST
China: "Do as I say, not as I do!"
Posted in: China criticizes U.S., Japan, Australia for 'fanning' tensions
Jul. 28, 2016 - 11:42AM JST
I do want to give MarkG credit, tho. He actually made an attempt to explain the…
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