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Kaepernick may cost NFL owners a hundred million or more in lost broadcast income alone … football players bought themselves an expensive lesson in free market economy and trickle down economics… owners aren’t going to just swallow that.
“The downgrade comes at a time when the NFL is negotiating two important distribution deals that end after this season: Verizon’s $250 million a year streaming agreement and the $450 million a year Thursday Night Football deal for games shared by CBS and NBC.”
In the spirit of unimpeded surveillance of computerized communications/transactions, TSA searches, the vastness of Homeland Security Inc, a lifetime of income tax, tax on posessions, tax on family inheritances, mandatory bank reporting of all financial transactions above $10k (braces backyard workshed, used car), unlimited deficit spending, two decades of war against an enemy from the 12th century without ships/tanks/jets, failing to stop four passenger jets on 9/11 despite trillions spent on national defense… currently facing the reality that one single successful high altitude explosion from a single warhead from the goofy Communist dictator in an impoverished country that we have enforced a bitchy ceasefire with for 60 years…. yeah, that could take us back to the 1800’s technology against a 21st century world still filled with jets, tanks, and ships A Congress with a 14% approval rate trying to stop the newly elected President (with three times their approval rating) from doing the things he was elected by the citizenry to do.
Ending citizen ownership of guns is probably a pretty good ideal.
“The FBI is out of control. It is stunning that the FBI ‘found’ these Clinton-Lynch tarmac records only after we caught the agency hiding them in another lawsuit. “
For Istvan, an AI-based God is likely to be more rational and more attractive than current concepts (“the Bible is a sadistic book”) and, he added, “this God will actually exist and hopefully will do things for us.”
AI is simply lines of code running on silicon chips…. created in the programmers image.
The response of the Convention of States Project is troubling. “It’s called a ‘Clarification Clause,’ Rick, and that’s very much on the agenda of any number of the study groups that are currently being conducted around the country composed of COS Project advocates and their state legislators.” (Emphasis added.) In other words, it is very much on the agenda of the COS to alter the wording of the Second Amendment, in order to “clarify” its language for how they want it to read now.
“Now that Google, Facebook, Amazon have become world dominators, the questions of the hour are, can the public be convinced to see Silicon Valley as the wrecking ball that it is? And do we still have the regulatory tools and social cohesion to restrain the monopolists before they smash the foundations of our society?“
Performer Nancy Sinatra tweeted Thursday that the “murderous members of the NRA” should be executed by a firing squad.