Open Forum – Tuesday

1 January 2018

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12 Comments

  1. Zedd

     /  January 2, 2018

    I was listening to ‘Democracy now’ this a.m. about all the talk of Mr Ts sexual & mental issues (true or false ?) BUT at the end they mentioned that he takes a drug to prevent hair loss.. there are reportedly many ‘weird side effects’ inc. ‘mental issues’ ? 😀

    • lurcher1948

       /  January 2, 2018

      Is this the drug which gives you the appearance of an orange Orangatan

      • Zedd

         /  January 2, 2018

        could be Lurch.. LOL 😀

      • PDB

         /  January 2, 2018

        Do you know what Zedd looks like Lurch?

        • Zedd

           /  January 2, 2018

          @PDB
          cant you see my pic ? Smiling Skull in a cap 😀

          • Kitty Catkin

             /  January 2, 2018

            I thought that Trump’s hair was fake hair-much of it, at least. If it’s real, it’s a poor advertisement for the medication.

            His orange skin is a poor advertisement for whatever causes it. I am really surprised that with his money, he uses something that looks so awful.The white eyes are a real giveaway !

            • Zedd

               /  January 2, 2018

              I heard he had a big strip transplanted from the back to the front & he just grows it long & combs it back over the gaps.. but it still requires that the transplant stays growing/healthy.. enter the DRUGS Man !

            • Kitty Catkin

               /  January 2, 2018

              It wouldn’t be WORTH it !

  2. lurcher1948

     /  January 2, 2018

    I laughed at this post on another blog…
    Simon
    Yep Trump is dealing to the scum.

    US military killed 500 paki terrorist supporters in April.

    Trump = new rules.

    Thumb up 8 Thumb down 2 LOG IN TO REPLY REPORTJANUARY 2, 2018 11:08AM

    I would have posted”US military kills 500 random people who just live in the northern part of Pakistan, and happened to appear in the drone gunners sights in the USA,no wonder the muslim world HATES the USA

    • Gezza

       /  January 2, 2018

      Yes. I watched The Vietnam War series on TVNZ on demand recently. It’s an excellent series. Factual. Extensive footage & history of both sides. Pulls no punches. I didn’t realise how many of their own people were murdered/executed by the communist regime in the North when they took power, but it explains how the conflict became a genuine people’s war once the US invaded & the terrible atrocities they inflicted in both North & South with their bombing & often indiscriminate killing on the ground.

      Because the Americans could never seize & hold ground in Vietnam (once the Air Cav choppered out of a district & went to attack somewhere else, the Viet Cong & NVA simply moved back in – the South Vietnamese army was largely ineffective) the US military decided the way to measure their progress & the impact on the enemy was to be The Body Count.

      It was an invitation to slaughter everyone. They counted every body, innocents as well as VC or NVA, as enemy combatants killed. It led to numerous miscalculations of the enemy’s capacity & loss of will to fight. And created more VC & NVA sympathisers.

      There’s plenty of evidence the same thing happens with drone strikes.

  3. Kitty Catkin

     /  January 2, 2018

    What an extraordinary sight; small children in the US being taught how to use a gun.

    • Kitty Catkin

       /  January 2, 2018

      And a story in The Guardian about a young boy shooting his mother, father. sister and a family friend in the US.