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by Poiks
Fri Mar 10, 2017 1:24 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Daniel Patterson in the news
Replies: 13
Views: 6686

Re: Daniel Patterson in the news

From what I can see now, he's a BLM employee.

https://www.linkedin.com/in/dpatterson2/

This place is a ghost town!
by Poiks
Tue Apr 29, 2014 6:20 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Happy to hear about the closed area reopening!
Replies: 1
Views: 3899

Happy to hear about the closed area reopening!

I expected to see news of this all over the forum, but even if I'm the first it's great news. Congrats to the ASA for everything you've done to help get the dunes reopened.

http://www.yumasun.com/news/portions-of ... b2370.html
by Poiks
Thu Apr 12, 2012 1:46 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Daniel Patterson in the news
Replies: 13
Views: 6686

Re: Daniel Patterson in the news

Rick beat me to it, here's another link.

http://tpmmuckraker.talkingpointsmemo.c ... hp?ref=fpa
by Poiks
Sat Apr 07, 2012 9:51 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Daniel Patterson in the news
Replies: 13
Views: 6686

Re: Daniel Patterson in the news

Thanks Bryan. I was pretty surprised to see that b*astard's name in the news again.

Wish I could go back in time to 2006, un-buy this house, and get my toys back!
by Poiks
Wed Apr 04, 2012 7:34 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Daniel Patterson in the news
Replies: 13
Views: 6686

Daniel Patterson in the news

Some nightmares are recurring. http://tpmmuckraker.talkingpointsmemo.com/2012/04/daniel_patterson_arizona_violence_accusations.php?ref=fpa "But it’s not his politics they say they fear. It’s his angry, threat-filled outbursts that they say are becoming all too normal. One such outburst managed to ra...
by Poiks
Tue Apr 06, 2010 8:42 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Reviewing options for moving forward without this BBS
Replies: 4
Views: 1544

Re: Reviewing options for moving forward without this BBS

None of what I posted above is true. Kind of an April fools joke. But, wouldn’t that suck! We are a community here. We have friends and events that come from here. Dude...my first visit in months and you freaked me out...I totally believed it. I popped in wondering if any duners experienced the baj...
by Poiks
Thu Nov 19, 2009 7:27 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Purging my PC - some old Daniel Patterson quotes
Replies: 2
Views: 1143

Purging my PC - some old Daniel Patterson quotes

I came across this in my notes. The URL's are long since dead, but they are two seemingly-contradictory Daniel Patterson quotes, less than two weeks apart. In case anyone wants them: Daniel Patterson's quotes on rain in the ISDRA: Yuma Sun, 4/7/02 http://www.yumasun.com/archive/2002archive/archive1/...
by Poiks
Sat May 16, 2009 9:54 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat
Replies: 33
Views: 5897

Re: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat

Sandcock wrote:you're a piece poiksy :lol:
Um... thanks?

I was referring to Specter saying the Norm Coleman should be seated in Minnesota, and then saying, in effect, "ooops! Sorry, I forgot what team I was on now."
by Poiks
Sat May 16, 2009 9:51 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: White House: Budget deficit to top $1.8 trillion
Replies: 15
Views: 2983

Re: White House: Budget deficit to top $1.8 trillion

I read in the Times this weekend that they want the rockstarmessiah to take ownership of things now, to stop the blame of the previous administration. Really, it was in the OpEd section of the Left Angeles Times. Really. It was. It does seem like responsibility is shifting. 4 months a bit quick fro...
by Poiks
Sun May 10, 2009 5:49 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat
Replies: 33
Views: 5897

Re: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat

I just saw in the paper yesterday that they took away Spector's seniority. He's now a junior democrat. It's OK, I guess, going from a senior republican to a junior democrat. Whatever, this will be his last term in office 'cause he won't get elected again. Betcha a quarter! :D I hope you're right! H...
by Poiks
Sun May 10, 2009 5:47 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat
Replies: 33
Views: 5897

Re: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat

Sandcock wrote:you got proof that he didn't :?: or just here say, i.e. he said, she said...............
No, do you have proof that you don't abuse your wife? LOL
by Poiks
Thu May 07, 2009 1:19 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat
Replies: 33
Views: 5897

Re: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat

Maybe Wilson outed his wife to David Corn before Robert Novak's story because of allegations that her identity was leaked to Novak :?: Libby was convicted for lying to the FBI, not outing Plame. As I said perjury is perjury. Yeah, and maybe monkeys are gonna fly out of Wayne's butt! :wink: There ar...
by Poiks
Wed May 06, 2009 11:01 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: $90,000,000 raid on OHV Fund
Replies: 10
Views: 2617

Re: $90,000,000 raid on OHV Fund

Bummer dude, I just though we were getting somewhere.

I do want the best for all of us, and I figure in the long run what's good for you is good for me. Either way, peace.
by Poiks
Tue May 05, 2009 10:00 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Hannity.... MEOW
Replies: 11
Views: 2456

Re: Hannity.... MEOW

ISo, what he has done is provide jobs for many people, long-term jobs (many men have stayed as long as 40 years here) that are Teamster union. During this time, he raised a daughter and son (this man got into West Point and graduated!). That is doing something for America. That's cool, seriously. I...
by Poiks
Tue May 05, 2009 9:54 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: $90,000,000 raid on OHV Fund
Replies: 10
Views: 2617

Re: $90,000,000 raid on OHV Fund

[The Sierra Club and Danniel Patterson and all the other libs that want to close access to off road areas are not Republicans. I was a Off-Roader for Bush. I have never seen a Off-Roader for Democrates anything. Democrates hug trees and save rats. I trap rats and burn trees to stay warm in the wint...
by Poiks
Tue May 05, 2009 9:49 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: California to ban black cars
Replies: 12
Views: 3014

Re: California to ban black cars

I'm no CARB apologist, this is one of those things where I think there should be a federal standard. The fact that so many states have different rules (e.g. for gasoline formulation) makes gasoline prices higher than they should be.
by Poiks
Tue May 05, 2009 9:45 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat
Replies: 33
Views: 5897

Re: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat

Scooter Libby went to jail.....Bill Clinton didn't. Its all partisan. Perjury is perjury. Well, Bill Clinton was never tried in a criminal court for his perjury; Scooter Libby was. I see this as less partisan than it was process. If someone wants to charge Clinton for perjury, so be it. But which i...
by Poiks
Tue May 05, 2009 9:38 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws
Replies: 60
Views: 9735

Re: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws

Poiks, your telling me your are not intrested in lessons from the past and how they now affect us now and into the furture, because that is what you just told me in those few words. I'll give you a hint, F.D.R./L.B.J./ Social Security/War on Poverity. I can respect your priorities and placing off r...
by Poiks
Tue May 05, 2009 9:23 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws
Replies: 60
Views: 9735

Re: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws

Well, here's a partial list: Instead of saluting the Marine honor guards as Commander in Chief of the United States of America, the rockstarmessiah wanted to shake hands. That is very disrespectful. Ask any military or veteran. These are the men and women of America that actually have put their but...
by Poiks
Tue May 05, 2009 6:20 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: California to ban black cars
Replies: 12
Views: 3014

Re: California to ban black cars

But it's also technically false in that they're setting standards that they know can't be achieved with the range of paint colors currently available and they even acknowledge that black is an issue. Except that they're not. But eventually, the ARB staff decided that the technology required to make...
by Poiks
Tue May 05, 2009 2:42 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: is Nobama kidding?
Replies: 5
Views: 1797

Re: is Nobama kidding?

What's wrong with what Obama said? The rest of the quote was:
“That means ensuring that even as we are promoting development where it makes sense, we are also fulfilling our obligation to protect our national treasures.”
Is that bad?
by Poiks
Tue May 05, 2009 2:37 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: California to ban black cars
Replies: 12
Views: 3014

Re: California to ban black cars

"It's completely fallacious," said Stanley Young, a spokesman for the state's Air Resources Board, the agency supposedly behind the ban. "At no time was it mentioned, contemplated or proposed that we would ban or restrict any color."
http://www.mercurynews.com/ci_12013592? ... st_emailed
by Poiks
Tue May 05, 2009 2:27 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: $90,000,000 raid on OHV Fund
Replies: 10
Views: 2617

Re: $90,000,000 raid on OHV Fund

So--HSSC: Does Sandcock's post/link change your opinion, even a little, that it's all about the Democrats stealing off-road money? I mean--doesn't it make you think a little? Not necessarily pro-Dem, but realizing that the Republicans don't really care about off-roaders, either, when it comes down t...
by Poiks
Tue May 05, 2009 2:23 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat
Replies: 33
Views: 5897

Re: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat

How would you have felt is say (I know it's a long shot but I can dream) Ron Paul or Bob Barr had won? Both of them are closer to my values. I'm not sure. Although I liked McCain (somewhat; less over the last few years than I did when he seemed to be speaking his mind), I didn't want him to win bec...
by Poiks
Tue May 05, 2009 1:48 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: DHS Warns of "Right Wing" Tea Party Violence
Replies: 12
Views: 3747

Re: DHS Warns of "Right Wing" Tea Party Violence

"You cannot help the poor by destroying the rich... You cannot strengthen the weak by weakening the strong. You cannot bring about prosperity by discouraging thrift. You cannot lift the wage earner up by pulling the wage payer down. You cannot further the brotherhood of man by inciting class hatred...
by Poiks
Tue May 05, 2009 1:32 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat
Replies: 33
Views: 5897

Re: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat

Wow, lots of good posts above, I appreciate it!
by Poiks
Tue May 05, 2009 1:30 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat
Replies: 33
Views: 5897

Re: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat

We have a representative govmint, and it's the best we can buy, but it doesn't represent the people. It doesn't (and can't) represent all the people; it does represent the majority, right now. Obama was elected by people who wanted things to be a lot different than they have been. Could be a disast...
by Poiks
Tue May 05, 2009 1:27 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: letter to obama
Replies: 5
Views: 1604

Re: letter to obama

Washroad wrote:Our government is secular and HAS to be.
Totally with you there, and glad to see that I'm not the only one who believes this.
by Poiks
Mon May 04, 2009 2:21 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: letter to obama
Replies: 5
Views: 1604

Re: letter to obama

The word "Christ" does not appear on the Constitution or the Declaration of Independence. We are NOT a Christian nation; we are a nation of people of many religions, none of which are sponsored by the state. The Constitution DOES say: "Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religi...
by Poiks
Mon May 04, 2009 2:10 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws
Replies: 60
Views: 9735

Re: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws

When you can't beat them with intellect, facts and honesty, BLAME BUSH! :clapping: Rek'd, c'mon. You don't have an ounce of intellect, any command of fact, or any interest in honesty. Your only way to deal with me is, for instance: "STFU" "You're more of a tool than I thought" "You're like turd tha...
by Poiks
Mon May 04, 2009 2:01 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws
Replies: 60
Views: 9735

Re: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws

I had plenty to say about Bush, much I didn't like at all. See, like all the sheep now, you only justify things by talking crap about the previous administation. No, I justify it by pointing out your silence during the previous administration. What do I need to "justify"? Deficits? Since when do Re...
by Poiks
Mon May 04, 2009 1:57 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat
Replies: 33
Views: 5897

Re: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat

You forgot to mention the level of debt all politicans are adding to our furture, but the Democrates have taxing and spending, other peoples money, down to a fine art. Did you care at all that Bush (and six years of the Republican-controlled congress) ran RECORD deficits? How can the anti-Obama cro...
by Poiks
Mon May 04, 2009 1:53 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws
Replies: 60
Views: 9735

Re: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws

Jon will likely be orgasmic at this point. It will take at least a year or three before he even begins to consider something might be wrong. And depending on his moral fortitude, it will take the rest of Obacle's term before he finally rejects him, but by that time it will be too late. I can speak ...
by Poiks
Mon May 04, 2009 1:51 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws
Replies: 60
Views: 9735

Re: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws

Poiks, what do you think Oduma, or any other Democrate for that matter, is going to do to reopen the closed sections of Glamis dunes? No, nor will Republicans. If anyone does, I take it, it'll be the courts. Here in Northern Nevada, the BLM is working as we speak to close large sections of the Pine...
by Poiks
Mon May 04, 2009 1:40 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat
Replies: 33
Views: 5897

Re: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat

I don't understand why you blame the Republicans for oppression against minorities. I think that there was much oppression by the Democrats, as history tells us. I don't think I DO blame Republicans for oppression against minorities. Do I think rednecks are more racist than lots of other demographi...
by Poiks
Mon May 04, 2009 1:32 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Hannity.... MEOW
Replies: 11
Views: 2456

Re: Hannity.... MEOW

Can't stand bill maher, olbermann, stewart, hannity, limbaugh, none of them. All they have ever done is shoot their mouths off while NEVER putting their butts on the line (not that I have either, but I'm not on TV getting paid way too much money making people think that I actually have special know...
by Poiks
Fri May 01, 2009 10:56 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Hannity.... MEOW
Replies: 11
Views: 2456

Re: Hannity.... MEOW

Sandcock wrote:Yea, Obermann, Maher, Stewart, Letterman, Cooper.................they are all great Americans :lol:
Not everyone can summon the wisdom and eloquence of, say, Ted Nugent.
by Poiks
Fri May 01, 2009 10:55 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Hannity.... MEOW
Replies: 11
Views: 2456

Re: Hannity.... MEOW

Hey, Poiks, if nothing else, good to see you are still hanging around. Thanks Lloyd; jumping into the lion's den everyone once in a while is probably a good thing. Though pretty much nobody here takes my posts seriously, I do think that the Republican Party has a problem that it has yet to address:...
by Poiks
Fri May 01, 2009 10:43 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws
Replies: 60
Views: 9735

Re: You don't own the 47%

HSSC wrote:What percentage of Oduma voters know who the vice president is? I'd put big money on the "fringe" having a higher percentage of knowledge of that fact.
You must not read FactCheck.org's daily postings.
by Poiks
Fri May 01, 2009 2:40 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws
Replies: 60
Views: 9735

You don't own the 47%

BHenry wrote, before locking another topic, that the people on this forum are not "the fringe" since 47% of the voters voted against Obama. It's not the people who didn't vote for Obama who are the fringe, it's those of you who, according to a NBC/WSJ poll: Disapprove of the job he's doing as presid...
by Poiks
Fri May 01, 2009 2:23 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: DHS Warns of "Right Wing" Tea Party Violence
Replies: 12
Views: 3747

Re: DHS Warns of "Right Wing" Tea Party Violence

gelwell wrote:Nothing like political double speak typical of the Obama-neophytes
Might want to look up "neophyte" in the dictionary before you use it.
by Poiks
Fri May 01, 2009 2:02 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat
Replies: 33
Views: 5897

Re: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat

Bottom line, there is a one party rule in effect. Therefore, the blame can only be directed at the Democrats as they make policy that fails. No more blaming the Republicans for the woes of our Nation. btw, is there anything that President Bush did while in Office that you can say was positive for o...
by Poiks
Tue Apr 28, 2009 12:47 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws
Replies: 60
Views: 9735

Re: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws

Wow. After 3 sentences you were impressed by my level headedness? You're more of a tool than I thought if you expect anyone to believe that. Yeah, I mean for a minute there, I thought you completed an entire message without any insults. Should've known better... I'm just curious, Jon. Since you've ...
by Poiks
Tue Apr 28, 2009 12:42 pm
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: DHS Warns of "Right Wing" Tea Party Violence
Replies: 12
Views: 3747

Re: DHS Warns of "Right Wing" Tea Party Violence

Rekd wrote:Blame the right person instead of hiding your head in his *****.
Right back atcha, Shakespeare.
by Poiks
Tue Apr 28, 2009 11:04 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: DHS Warns of "Right Wing" Tea Party Violence
Replies: 12
Views: 3747

Re: DHS Warns of "Right Wing" Tea Party Violence

The document was date January 23, 2007. It was createad during the Bush Administration. You may not like the doc, but don't blame Obama. Were you upset about the prior report? "Leftwing Extremists Likely to Increase Use of Cyber Attacks over the Coming Decade" Somehow I doubt it. You people need to ...
by Poiks
Tue Apr 28, 2009 10:56 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws
Replies: 60
Views: 9735

Re: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws

Additionally, it is becoming common place by many on the left to use the most vitriolic language possible to describe anyone who has a different point of view. Well, the name calling used to resignate with many, but because this vile behavior is being used so often, it has no meaning, i.e. people h...
by Poiks
Tue Apr 28, 2009 10:55 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws
Replies: 60
Views: 9735

Re: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws

In regards to the "Good old Southern boy" stigma that you brand on anyone that does not agree with your politcal point of view ( I am assuming that is your code phrase for racist), well, you have placed yourself in the same category. It's definitely not everyone who doesn't share my politics. I hav...
by Poiks
Tue Apr 28, 2009 10:48 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws
Replies: 60
Views: 9735

Re: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws

Here's your proof, now STFU Dang! I was so impressed by your level-headedness in this post, until I realized what "STFU" means. Ah, well, I should've realized. You ok? Is your XBox broken? Someone steal your Axe? Perhaps your sippy cup is empty? I didn't know about those closures, thanks for pointi...
by Poiks
Tue Apr 28, 2009 10:43 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws
Replies: 60
Views: 9735

Re: Fewer Americans support stricter gun control laws

I didn't like Bush either. So bite me. Wow, this whole "being in the minority" thing has you nearly unhinged. They have prescriptions for that, you know. Anyway, you apparently didn't feel the need to speak up about that much during the past 8 years. And you still cannot possibly justify the rage y...
by Poiks
Tue Apr 28, 2009 9:39 am
Forum: Political Discussions Only
Topic: Arlen Specter is now a Democrat
Replies: 33
Views: 5897

Arlen Specter is now a Democrat

Seriously.

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