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    KRO Chairman (lifetime) subscriber here (got the upgrade offer a year after I joined). Joined in 2017 but have heard of ...

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    Pieter132 One should always strive to be accurate when attacking. The annual aid to Israel is 3.5 billion. You wer...

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    So many of my Canadian/Oz mining shares are hemorrhaging. I can only assume this sell off is FEAR re Trumps battle with ...

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    Yeah, mad, it was a clumsy way to pay his daughter a compliment for her significant beauty, but she seems a dignified pe...

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    This came in my email. Campaign to try to save Christians in Iraq. This editor is Jewish and is on a mission to save the...

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    It's interesting how those poor media snowflakes are feeling so threatened by a metaphorical depiction of a fight in a c...

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    Begin quote.......Europeans who are joining ISIS make up one big reason the rise of terrorism isn’t going to be thwart...

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    A brave--and good--man! TITLE =Watch Former Special Ops Soldier's Daring Rescue in Iraq | Clarion Project Clarion Pro...

  • arch1

    Lulu and Leslie7 I am glad you are having the conversation, the more people learn of each others customs the better. I a...

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    From the price you would think this is in the middle of Iraq. Its in the heart of gold country USA under a new administ...

  • arch1

    The Bush family has a long relationship with the Saud family of Arabia. Remember it was Bush 41 that used Iraq encroachm...

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    I didn't see it Doc. You do see the best and worst of humanity as a house officer, especially in a tertiary care center....

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    Thanks Doc for another great piece of superb intellect! Only YOU can place Lee Ermey with AKAO. I was in the red for a...

  • arch1

    I would still be wary as to developments. Erdogan Has said that he intends to get Assad out of Syria which could lead to...

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    I posted this on the other thread, but in case anyone missed it, this explains A LOT! Our government has apparently b...

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    Our government has apparently been planting news in the MSM for years--often with their complicity. [I posted the lin...

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    As a Vietnam veteran, I am dedicating my Veteran's Day remembrances this year to the sacrifices made for our beloved cou...

  • arch1

    It is strange how we remember things. I remember Democrats clamoring for a chance to vote on going to war so they could ...

  • arch1

    Democratic types promised a government of the many. We got govt. of the money,,, and the best politicians money can buy...

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    This is not new for Nvidia. Was reported that soldier burned in Iraq, opiates wouldn't work, taken to Germany. Nvidia...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe
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    Just read John's bio. He supposedly graduated from UCLA in 1974 which makes him at least 64 years old. He also says he...

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    Most of the trouble in any large demographic comes from a minority, I think. A powerful figure at the head of a countr...

  • arch1

    HN Please forgive my inept invitation to invite all to to clubhi=ouse thread . I in no way meant to limit discussion her...

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    Muslim Sunni extremists have no problem murdering Muslim Shi'a innocents. You can read about it every day in the papers....

  • arch1

    ISIS/ISIL is the fatherless child of ignorant and incompetent foreign policy of arming thr wrong rebels in Syria as ther...

  • arch1

    During the 1940's/50's foreign residents of the US were required ,on certain dates, to report their location and conta...

  • arch1

    Continuing result of premature withdrawal from Iraq.......... http://news.trust.org/item/20160619105619-wrusl/...

  • arch1

    Are you knowledgeable concerning the concept of baiah or bayat in modern Islamic thought? It is one of those words tha...

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    Reagan persuaded Libya without wholesale war, though. Every four years we get a new President, and this ability to tur...

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    In the case of Iraq we had a compelling combination of perceived national interest, an avowed and unrecalcitrant opponen...

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    The last war in Iraq has brought about so many men with this condition because we were able to protect them from dying -...

  • Dr. KSS MD PhD

    NY Times cover story this am: What if PTSD arises from structural damage to the brain causing nerve changes and is not p...

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    Sharon, you are so my kind of friend! I too see so many price increases that I have bought extra and store in an upstai...

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    Memorial Day thoughts sent to me this morning by an Air Force pilot (my daughter): “Today I'm remembering the Angels....

  • arch1

    It seems to me far more mosques have been blown up by one or other sect of Islam fighting for dominion over another sect...

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    Wow, thanks to all of you for your valued thoughts. What a topsy turvy world we live in. As I looked at my array of hold...

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    Sharon its funny you seem terrified of Iran who has never come out of its own borders to aggress in like 3 centuries. If...

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    You are so right on the mark, Hendrix. Also Thanks Frahman for the sprott piece with Rick Rule, I just believe he is a v...

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    I wouldn't look at Saudi as the big bugaboo. Iraq added more production last year than Saudi, and Iran is just gearing u...

  • arch1

    Despite a brief mention of the effect of chest compression from blast pressure wave, the article focussed on helmet pro...

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    They would be wise to do so. Especially given the recent history of how the United States has gone and stomped all over ...

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    Yes but don't forget, America is continuously in the business of cultivating terrorism all over the world. If Americans ...

  • arch1

    No one has yet commented on the location symbology to Islam in Brussels bombing. This is a direct confrontation and chal...

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    Hi...This is a " copy-and-paste passage of the sales letter" The quote is: I guarantee that if you don't see a chance t...

  • arch1

    Some of the oldest groups of Christianity in the Middle East and N. Africa are suffering genocide. Maronite christians w...

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    Hopefully this is readable as I just copy and pasted: I apologize up-front if it is jumbled: Never seen this informa...

  • Patricia

    Irrationally afraid of something? Give me a break. There's not just "a tiny chance something could go wrong" when what w...

  • arch1

    ISIL is acronym for Islamic State In Levant That would include coastal Egypt.Gaza, Israel , Lebanon, Syria up into South...

  • arch1

    Continuing what I began concerning ISIS or IS. When an opening is left for brutality,brutality will grow to fill it. A...

  • arch1

    Coming soon to a neighborhood near you; Islamic State sponsored mayhem. Can you imagine the panic generated by a bombing...

  • LongOnLife

    Sharon, I appreciate your heartfelt, thoughtful, and polite reply and certainly agree that charity begins at home (yo...

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    Hello, Travis! Always a pleasure to read your work! Ref your comment: "One reason for keeping an eye on North Korea, ev...

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    Benny As to gun characteristics,here is example; all normal hand guns have the grip below the barrel or the stock likewi...

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    Benny - Thanks! Three points worth considering, and the Gibraltar example certainly lends credence. When the coal...

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    Sharon, while this is heartbreaking, it makes more angry than heartbroken. One could easily argue that we never should ...

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    If a state named Kurdistan is separated from Iraq? Gulf Keystone will be bought by a mayor. It will eventually happen. ...

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    Benny, Sigh....I was just making a point of how things were worked out before. What happened was the USA wrote off 90%...

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    TK: Im certainly no expert on this, but from what you say, the US got 130% back on the loan to fight a joint enemy.....a...

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    I have never been able to understand how liberal women seem to have a blind spot for regimes that are completely stiflin...

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    Precisely, I have never been able to understand how liberal women seem to have a blind spot for regimes that are complet...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    As so many folks have mentioned about oil in Iraq, "the problem isn't getting it out of the ground, it's getting it out ...

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    Stephen, Concur. Not really to many options when someone points a gun at you if you are unarmed. I doubt they repeat th...

  • arch1

    Joe I Just used the letters as on the chart that link shows West Texas Intermediate Crude which is $WTI. That could lik...

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    Yes, These plans are very hard to compare. A case in point my son's grandfather paid into one of these plans soon after...

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    hell yes they're all corrupt, money begats greed and greed is the basis for all corruption. don't forget that Steve Cr...

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    What if it is worse, Frank? I cannot help but observe that everything a certain dear leader has done has been of great...

  • arch1

    The only completely sure way to not lose is to have nothing to lose. The problem with cash is that it can totally lose...

  • arch1

    News item; Perhaps from 50 shades of grey influence hospitals are seeing more sex toy injuries in emergency care....ro...

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    joe schelble, Thanks for correcting my typo and for your further note about the Scorpio killer. I was of course ref...

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    I am suspect of the gold manipulation and since the US no longer has any reserves in Ft. Knox (Special Report)... it...

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    A suicide bomber literally blew three buttons off my shirt (while I was still wearing it) during an earlier (misad)ventu...

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    Travis, Interesting article. Had four tours in the Middle East including 12 months in Iraq. There is no country of Kurd...

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    Because those "weapons of mass destruction" were created with the help and aid of US corporations and government assista...

  • arch1

    Sharon mushrooms are grown on a bed of horse manure and straw mix in a dark room or cave. Hence analogy,,less people kno...

  • arch1

    You may have missed this New York Times story on Weapons of mass destruction,given all the attention given Ebola. htt...

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    Please forgive a late night rant but I will get no sleep til I vent. Al Hennings by all accounts a sweet, caring, kind ...

  • DBMD

    Likewise my sympathy. Over the years I see much fewer young women with pulm embolus and stroke, but 20 years ago with t...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    I think it's only his money that's in Cyprus :) -- his companies have sometimes been quite controversial in the past (sh...

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    Dr KSS Thanks but I'm gonna try not to waste my time posting over there. Some of them are in such denial they actually...

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    I think that the dollar will lose "reserve status" because the USA is no longer respected as the "beacon of hope" that i...

  • frank archambeau

    Iraq is a Democracy. http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/06/29/us-syria-crisis-rivals-idUSKBN0F40HX20140629 Unle...

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    I'm with you, Frenchy. These past few months I've had to allocate a noticeable portion of my life to reading these arti...

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    French, you are not out there by your lonesome! I spend so much time reading the KSS articles and myriad comments that ...

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    Well, to put an extender on this great article, NTI went down to the mid $18s in September of 2013. Oil prices are headi...

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    We should have went in to Iraq earlier and stopped ISIS before they got a foothold. Now they have a foothold _and_ mone...

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    I think it is a good idea, but I think it woulda been better a month ago. Yes I know, I'm a master of the obvious, and y...

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    Free Market with some regulations and tweaking is the only way to go versus government control of healthcare: https://w...

  • frank archambeau

    Would someone tell me exactly what benefit USA has derived from involvement in Islamic countries of Iraq, Iran, Afghani...

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    and Dick Cheney, I mean George Cheney, I mean George Bush wouldn't have invaded Iraq over Yellow Cake Uranium etc.... an...

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    Dr. KSS, re 380, I have to disagree with your assessment of psychiatry. What caused the incidents like Adam Lanza of Sa...

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    An announcement from CTSO: CytoSorbents Expands Distribution to the Vast Middle Eastern Market of Saudi Arabia, United ...

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    Well I am not about to try to debunk what Myron or Leslie say here - they both toss around numbers that I can't verify o...

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    Peak Oil, yes, I remember that hyped up story well, and never believed it knowing then that Iraq had billions of barrel...

  • karmaswimswami

    Frank: It's true. A lot of really intelligent Russians have said that Putin felt emboldened to do this because he knows ...

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    @AJC You can insult all you want, but that does not change reality. Fox News [sic] most certainly touted the Iraq wa...

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    Wow! maxx. That's some fantastical left leaning drivel you've got dripping down your chin. Fox never "touted" the ...

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    Well Ive done nicely on GBU and am sitting on £2k of 'free' shares thanks to Myron's earlier recco. There were alsorts ...

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    Being a regular on Fox News [sic] makes him much less trustworthy to me. The actual actions of Fox News [sic] show that...

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