NATION

PASSWORD

Trump MAGAThread V: March Comes In Like A Lion

For discussion and debate about anything. (Not a roleplay related forum; out-of-character commentary only.)
User avatar
Farnhamia
Game Moderator
 
Posts: 93800
Founded: Jun 20, 2006
Inoffensive Centrist Democracy

Trump MAGAThread V: March Comes In Like A Lion

Postby Farnhamia » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:01 pm

First thread.
Second thread.
Third thread.
Fourth thread.

Teleprompter speeches! Attorney General Sessions recuses himself! Did Obama order a wire-tap of ... Trump?
Freedom ... or cake. ~ Ashmoria (RIP)
Make Earth Great Again: Stop Continental Drift!
And Jesus was a sailor when he walked upon the water ...
"Make yourself at home, Frank. Hit somebody." RIP Don Rickles
My country, right or wrong; if right, to be kept right; and if wrong, to be set right. ~ Carl Schurz
<Sigh> NSG...where even the atheists are Augustinians. ~ The Archregimancy
Now the foot is on the other hand ~ Kannap
RIP Dyakovo| In support of Arch

User avatar
Kravanica
Senator
 
Posts: 4261
Founded: Aug 07, 2014
Ex-Nation

Postby Kravanica » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:03 pm

In other news, NSG goes out of its way to defend Rachel Maddow. Argues that factual reporting isn't facts.
The Kravanican Realm (PMT)
I support Thermonuclear Warfare. Do you?
My nation does not represent my RL views

American and Jewish
Conservatarian with various "right-wing" leanings

User avatar
Washington Resistance Army
Postmaster of the Fleet
 
Posts: 29861
Founded: Aug 08, 2011
Father Knows Best State

Postby Washington Resistance Army » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:03 pm

Obama did indeed wire-tap Trump Tower.

Alex Jones told me so.
Organizations I like
Fully Informed Jury Association, Electronic Frontier Foundation, Knife Rights, American Civil Liberties Union, Gun Owners of America, Defense Distributed, FOSSCAD
American nationalist, anti communist, evil right winger
Support the GOA instead of the NRA
I want married lesbian couples who just had dual abortions to be able to defend their drug labs with machine guns and rocket launchers

User avatar
Gauthier
Khan of Spam
 
Posts: 52887
Founded: Antiquity
Ex-Nation

Postby Gauthier » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:04 pm

Kravanica wrote:In other news, NSG goes out of its way to defend Rachel Maddow. Argues that factual reporting isn't facts.

>Said while defending a network that made palm trees magically grow in Wisconsin.
Crimes committed by Muslims will be a pan-Islamic plot and proof of Islam's inherent evil. On the other hand crimes committed by non-Muslims will merely be the acts of loners who do not represent their belief system at all.
The probability of one's participation in homosexual acts is directly proportional to one's public disdain and disgust for homosexuals.
If a political figure makes an accusation of wrongdoing without evidence, odds are probable that the accuser or an associate thereof has in fact committed the very same act, possibly to a worse degree.
Where is your God-Emperor now?

User avatar
Galloism
Khan of Spam
 
Posts: 51742
Founded: Aug 20, 2005
Father Knows Best State

Postby Galloism » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:04 pm

Kravanica wrote:In other news, NSG goes out of its way to defend Rachel Maddow. Argues that factual reporting isn't facts.

It is funny to see you supporting CNN's reporting, though.
Venicilian: wow. Jesus hung around with everyone. boys, girls, rich, poor(mostly), sick, healthy, etc. in fact, i bet he even went up to gay people and tried to heal them so they would be straight.
The Parkus Empire: Being serious on NSG is like wearing a suit to a nude beach.
New Kereptica: Since power is changed energy over time, an increase in power would mean, in this case, an increase in energy. As energy is equivalent to mass and the density of the government is static, the volume of the government must increase.


User avatar
Militant Costco
Diplomat
 
Posts: 688
Founded: Feb 06, 2017
Left-Leaning College State

Postby Militant Costco » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:04 pm

Obama and Trump...

Like ice cream and balut...
Costco Wholesale
NSG Puppet

Nothing says democracy like 2 packs of 48 rolls of toilet paper!

User avatar
Kravanica
Senator
 
Posts: 4261
Founded: Aug 07, 2014
Ex-Nation

Postby Kravanica » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:05 pm

Gauthier wrote:
Kravanica wrote:In other news, NSG goes out of its way to defend Rachel Maddow. Argues that factual reporting isn't facts.

>Said while defending a network that made palm trees magically grow in Wisconsin.

Gauth, sweetie, I'm not defending Fox.

I'm saying MSNBC isn't better than Fox.

Which is true.
The Kravanican Realm (PMT)
I support Thermonuclear Warfare. Do you?
My nation does not represent my RL views

American and Jewish
Conservatarian with various "right-wing" leanings

User avatar
Gauthier
Khan of Spam
 
Posts: 52887
Founded: Antiquity
Ex-Nation

Postby Gauthier » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:05 pm

Militant Costco wrote:Obama and Trump...

Like ice cream and balut...

And there's a pretentious restaurant somewhere that just made Balut ice cream.
Crimes committed by Muslims will be a pan-Islamic plot and proof of Islam's inherent evil. On the other hand crimes committed by non-Muslims will merely be the acts of loners who do not represent their belief system at all.
The probability of one's participation in homosexual acts is directly proportional to one's public disdain and disgust for homosexuals.
If a political figure makes an accusation of wrongdoing without evidence, odds are probable that the accuser or an associate thereof has in fact committed the very same act, possibly to a worse degree.
Where is your God-Emperor now?

User avatar
Kravanica
Senator
 
Posts: 4261
Founded: Aug 07, 2014
Ex-Nation

Postby Kravanica » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:06 pm

Galloism wrote:
Kravanica wrote:In other news, NSG goes out of its way to defend Rachel Maddow. Argues that factual reporting isn't facts.

It is funny to see you supporting CNN's reporting, though.

If I'm going to sleep in a dumpster I prefer to sleep in the dumpster full of as minimal shit as possible.
The Kravanican Realm (PMT)
I support Thermonuclear Warfare. Do you?
My nation does not represent my RL views

American and Jewish
Conservatarian with various "right-wing" leanings

User avatar
Gauthier
Khan of Spam
 
Posts: 52887
Founded: Antiquity
Ex-Nation

Postby Gauthier » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:06 pm

Kravanica wrote:
Gauthier wrote:>Said while defending a network that made palm trees magically grow in Wisconsin.

Gauth, sweetie, I'm not defending Fox.

I'm saying MSNBC isn't better than Fox.

Which is true.

So false equivalence tu quoque deflection. Even better.
Last edited by Gauthier on Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:06 pm, edited 1 time in total.
Crimes committed by Muslims will be a pan-Islamic plot and proof of Islam's inherent evil. On the other hand crimes committed by non-Muslims will merely be the acts of loners who do not represent their belief system at all.
The probability of one's participation in homosexual acts is directly proportional to one's public disdain and disgust for homosexuals.
If a political figure makes an accusation of wrongdoing without evidence, odds are probable that the accuser or an associate thereof has in fact committed the very same act, possibly to a worse degree.
Where is your God-Emperor now?

User avatar
Great Franconia and Verana
Senator
 
Posts: 4996
Founded: Apr 21, 2013
Civil Rights Lovefest

Postby Great Franconia and Verana » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:07 pm

Kravanica wrote:In other news, NSG goes out of its way to defend Rachel Maddow. Argues that factual reporting isn't facts.

That's not really what was being said.
Factual Reporting is going out and finding events, documenting them, looking at every angle, etc.
Commentary can be just as factual, rather than reporting on the facts, it's giving perspective to the facts, and voicing opinions on it.
Canadian from Vancouver
Social Liberal, Internationalist, Atheist
Imagine if Clinton did just 1% of what Trump has done
A required reading for Republicans from a decent Republican

User avatar
Washington Resistance Army
Postmaster of the Fleet
 
Posts: 29861
Founded: Aug 08, 2011
Father Knows Best State

Postby Washington Resistance Army » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:07 pm

Kravanica wrote:
Galloism wrote:It is funny to see you supporting CNN's reporting, though.

If I'm going to sleep in a dumpster I prefer to sleep in the dumpster full of as minimal shit as possible.


You could just sleep outside of all the shitty dumpsters.
Organizations I like
Fully Informed Jury Association, Electronic Frontier Foundation, Knife Rights, American Civil Liberties Union, Gun Owners of America, Defense Distributed, FOSSCAD
American nationalist, anti communist, evil right winger
Support the GOA instead of the NRA
I want married lesbian couples who just had dual abortions to be able to defend their drug labs with machine guns and rocket launchers

User avatar
The Black Forrest
Post Czar
 
Posts: 30937
Founded: Antiquity
Inoffensive Centrist Democracy

Postby The Black Forrest » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:07 pm

Kravanica wrote:In other news, NSG goes out of its way to defend Rachel Maddow. Argues that factual reporting isn't facts.


Kellyanne? Is that you?


Washington Resistance Army wrote:Obama did indeed wire-tap Trump Tower.

Alex Jones told me so.


Bastard! You almost made me spew on my screen! :D
*I am a master proofreader after I click Submit.
* There is actually a War on Christmas. But Christmas started it, with it's unparalleled aggression against the Thanksgiving Holiday, and now Christmas has seized much Lebensraum in November, and are pushing into October. The rest of us seek to repel these invaders, and push them back to the status quo ante bellum Black Friday border. -Trotskylvania
* Silence Is Golden But Duct Tape Is Silver.
* I felt like Ayn Rand cornered me at a party, and three minutes in I found my first objection to what she was saying, but she kept talking without interruption for ten more days. - Max Barry talking about Atlas Shrugged

User avatar
Kravanica
Senator
 
Posts: 4261
Founded: Aug 07, 2014
Ex-Nation

Postby Kravanica » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:08 pm

Gauthier wrote:
Kravanica wrote:Gauth, sweetie, I'm not defending Fox.

I'm saying MSNBC isn't better than Fox.

Which is true.

So false equivalence tu quoque deflection. Even better.

Don't use words if you don't know what they mean. It's like whenever you accuse someone of strawmanning you while you simultaneously misrepresent even the most basic comments that you don't like.
The Kravanican Realm (PMT)
I support Thermonuclear Warfare. Do you?
My nation does not represent my RL views

American and Jewish
Conservatarian with various "right-wing" leanings

User avatar
Genivaria
Khan of Spam
 
Posts: 55874
Founded: Mar 29, 2011
Moralistic Democracy

Postby Genivaria » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:08 pm

Washington Resistance Army wrote:
Kravanica wrote:If I'm going to sleep in a dumpster I prefer to sleep in the dumpster full of as minimal shit as possible.


You could just sleep outside of all the shitty dumpsters.

Seriously why sleep IN the dumpster? Be toss shit ON you.
Some days I support Liberal Social Democracy, other days I support De-centralized Syndicalist Direct Democracy.

User avatar
Ascoobis
Diplomat
 
Posts: 687
Founded: Mar 19, 2013
Corrupt Dictatorship

Postby Ascoobis » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:08 pm

*Sniff*

Ah. That relatively new thread smell. Wonderful.

Now I'll get out of the way and let the debate continue. :)

[/skip]
"As soon as men decide that all means are permitted to fight an evil, then their good becomes indistinguishable from the evil that they set out to destroy."
-Christopher Dawson

"An eye for an eye makes the world go blind."
-Mahatma Gandhi

"Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist."
-George Carlin



User avatar
Kravanica
Senator
 
Posts: 4261
Founded: Aug 07, 2014
Ex-Nation

Postby Kravanica » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:08 pm

Great Franconia and Verana wrote:
Kravanica wrote:In other news, NSG goes out of its way to defend Rachel Maddow. Argues that factual reporting isn't facts.

That's not really what was being said.
Factual Reporting is going out and finding events, documenting them, looking at every angle, etc.
Commentary can be just as factual, rather than reporting on the facts, it's giving perspective to the facts, and voicing opinions on it.

Or, as we say, distorting facts.
The Kravanican Realm (PMT)
I support Thermonuclear Warfare. Do you?
My nation does not represent my RL views

American and Jewish
Conservatarian with various "right-wing" leanings

User avatar
Lady Scylla
Post Marshal
 
Posts: 15093
Founded: Nov 22, 2015
New York Times Democracy

Postby Lady Scylla » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:08 pm

RIP My namesake -- Hello new thread.
FutureTech RolePlayer
Get off me lawn

22 year old bipolar Welsh-American
Theoretical Astrophysics, Computer Theory, Systems Theory, Biomechanical Engineering, Cybernetics, Artificial Intelligence, Sociology and Psychology, and Brain-Computer Interfacing

User avatar
Kravanica
Senator
 
Posts: 4261
Founded: Aug 07, 2014
Ex-Nation

Postby Kravanica » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:09 pm

Washington Resistance Army wrote:
Kravanica wrote:If I'm going to sleep in a dumpster I prefer to sleep in the dumpster full of as minimal shit as possible.


You could just sleep outside of all the shitty dumpsters.

Look, I'm making a metaphor here.
The Kravanican Realm (PMT)
I support Thermonuclear Warfare. Do you?
My nation does not represent my RL views

American and Jewish
Conservatarian with various "right-wing" leanings

User avatar
The Black Forrest
Post Czar
 
Posts: 30937
Founded: Antiquity
Inoffensive Centrist Democracy

Postby The Black Forrest » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:09 pm

Ascoobis wrote:*Sniff*

Ah. That relatively new thread smell. Wonderful.

Now I'll get out of the way and let the debate continue. :)

[/skip]


Oh come on in. The waters fine!
*I am a master proofreader after I click Submit.
* There is actually a War on Christmas. But Christmas started it, with it's unparalleled aggression against the Thanksgiving Holiday, and now Christmas has seized much Lebensraum in November, and are pushing into October. The rest of us seek to repel these invaders, and push them back to the status quo ante bellum Black Friday border. -Trotskylvania
* Silence Is Golden But Duct Tape Is Silver.
* I felt like Ayn Rand cornered me at a party, and three minutes in I found my first objection to what she was saying, but she kept talking without interruption for ten more days. - Max Barry talking about Atlas Shrugged

User avatar
Frenequesta
Powerbroker
 
Posts: 8952
Founded: Oct 22, 2010
Civil Rights Lovefest

Postby Frenequesta » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:09 pm

Kravanica wrote:
Gauthier wrote:>Said while defending a network that made palm trees magically grow in Wisconsin.

Gauth, sweetie, I'm not defending Fox.

I'm saying MSNBC isn't better than Fox.

Which is true.

And yet you still assume that more factual reporting necessarily means that the facts and stories aren't blatantly slanted in a way equivalent to a commentary show. :roll:
Your friendly neighborhood Pseudo-Communtarian Quasi-Utilitarian Rawlsian Liberal Equestrian Harmonist. And a bit of a technocrat on top of all that. I also play piano and aspire to practice law.
Information Asymmetry.
Frenequesta Overview (WIP; in need of overhaul)|Frenequesta Inquiries Office|New Embassy Exchange coming soon eventually.
My IC posts prior to 11/25/2017 may no longer reflect my nation. Please inquire about any discrepancies.

User avatar
Washington Resistance Army
Postmaster of the Fleet
 
Posts: 29861
Founded: Aug 08, 2011
Father Knows Best State

Postby Washington Resistance Army » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:10 pm

Kravanica wrote:
Washington Resistance Army wrote:
You could just sleep outside of all the shitty dumpsters.

Look, I'm making a metaphor here.


One could say your metaphor is shitty :p
Organizations I like
Fully Informed Jury Association, Electronic Frontier Foundation, Knife Rights, American Civil Liberties Union, Gun Owners of America, Defense Distributed, FOSSCAD
American nationalist, anti communist, evil right winger
Support the GOA instead of the NRA
I want married lesbian couples who just had dual abortions to be able to defend their drug labs with machine guns and rocket launchers

User avatar
Kravanica
Senator
 
Posts: 4261
Founded: Aug 07, 2014
Ex-Nation

Postby Kravanica » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:10 pm

Also, may I just say what an honor it is to have made the first comment in this holiest of threads. :D

I do take a childish sense of pleasure in it.
The Kravanican Realm (PMT)
I support Thermonuclear Warfare. Do you?
My nation does not represent my RL views

American and Jewish
Conservatarian with various "right-wing" leanings

User avatar
Great Franconia and Verana
Senator
 
Posts: 4996
Founded: Apr 21, 2013
Civil Rights Lovefest

Postby Great Franconia and Verana » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:11 pm

Frenequesta wrote:
Kravanica wrote:Gauth, sweetie, I'm not defending Fox.

I'm saying MSNBC isn't better than Fox.

Which is true.

And yet you still assume that more factual reporting necessarily means that the facts and stories aren't blatantly slanted in a way equivalent to a commentary show. :roll:

Thank you
This^
Canadian from Vancouver
Social Liberal, Internationalist, Atheist
Imagine if Clinton did just 1% of what Trump has done
A required reading for Republicans from a decent Republican

User avatar
Kravanica
Senator
 
Posts: 4261
Founded: Aug 07, 2014
Ex-Nation

Postby Kravanica » Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:11 pm

Frenequesta wrote:
Kravanica wrote:Gauth, sweetie, I'm not defending Fox.

I'm saying MSNBC isn't better than Fox.

Which is true.

And yet you still assume that more factual reporting necessarily means that the facts and stories aren't blatantly slanted in a way equivalent to a commentary show. :roll:

I assume that factual reporting is better than biased political commentary.

How dare I.
The Kravanican Realm (PMT)
I support Thermonuclear Warfare. Do you?
My nation does not represent my RL views

American and Jewish
Conservatarian with various "right-wing" leanings

Next

Remove ads

Return to General

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Anywhere Else But Here, Dogmeat, Dooom35796821595, FelrikTheDeleted, Great Confederacy Of Commonwealth States, Majestic-12 [Bot], Petrolheadia, Risottia, The British Confederates, The Empire of Pretantia, The Parkus Empire

Remove ads