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It does seem that the directions of humanity are ill-conceived and self destructive, but " hope springs eternal ."
 

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It does seem that the directions of humanity are ill-conceived and self destructive, but " hope springs eternal ."

When the game is structured so that you will lose and hope is hopeless, best to ignore it and be surprised when the hatchet falls. Alternatively change the rules.
 

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Yes it sucks. The only thing I can do is not support either candidate and vote for Gary Johnson. Am only a single vote but if enough of us pull together we will be heard.
 

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Yes it sucks. The only thing I can do is not support either candidate and vote for Gary Johnson. Am only a single vote but if enough of us pull together we will be heard.

Maybe this time around enough of us will vote for neither of the above to get some attention. That's better than a meteor and less permanent.
 

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Maybe this time around enough of us will vote for neither of the above to get some attention. That's better than a meteor and less permanent.

The 2016 presidential election cycle is a hoot. A meteor strike? Not so much.
 

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The 2016 presidential election cycle is a hoot. A meteor strike? Not so much.

Well, if it's not too big of a meteor and doesn't strike a populated area, it would at least give people something new to talk about. It might even spur more support for NASA and their search for extra terrestrial boulders flying through the sky. What if the next one is bigger? What if it strikes New York or London? We need to address this issue before it's too late!

And, for a brief time at least, maybe until the Kardashians do something stupid (not long) the public will be aware of meteors, comets, and other space debris flying around willy nilly.
 

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Not to get too nitpicky but "asteroid" would be way more appropriate than "meteor." Meteors are small and generally synonymous with shooting stars... #ITookAstronomy101
 

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When the game is structured so that you will lose and hope is hopeless, best to ignore it and be surprised when the hatchet falls. Alternatively change the rules.

Rules are made to be broken, just like sacred cows are made to be eaten. Of course you will need a good pair of running shoes or really big stick.
 
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Not to get too nitpicky but "asteroid" would be way more appropriate than "meteor." Meteors are small and generally synonymous with shooting stars... #ITookAstronomy101

If we are gona go, I say we do it with a bang and light off all our nuclear firecrackers.

I propose we transfer our nuclear missiles to the post office. We affix stamps, and paint the words "Super Fast Expedited Service, 30 minutes or less guaranteed anywhere anytime." to the missiles. Then we give the red button to a random postal worker everyday. I am sure some disgruntled postal worker will push it. It will give a whole new meaning to the term "going postal".

I think I am gona watch "Dr.Strangelove and how I learned to love the bomb." today.
 

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Maybe this time around enough of us will vote for neither of the above to get some attention. That's better than a meteor and less permanent.



I would be tempted to start a spoiled ballot campaign. You get enough people to write "Reform" or whatever across the top in numbers large enough to be counted. Imagine if the deliberately spoiled ballots were more than the winner!
 

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If we are gona go, I say we do it with a bang and light off all our nuclear firecrackers.

I propose we transfer our nuclear missiles to the post office. We affix stamps, and paint the words "Super Fast Expedited Service, 30 minutes or less guaranteed anywhere anytime." to the missiles. Then we give the red button to a random postal worker everyday. I am sure some disgruntled postal worker will push it. It will give a whole new meaning to the term "going postal".

I think I am gona watch "Dr.Strangelove and how I learned to love the bomb." today.
actually you might be "on target' here...I was watching a documentary on your nuclear arsenal ya know the one controlled by equipment from the 70s and the one that will take literally trillions of dollars to redo.....yup, and they are saying it's not "if" something goes wrong, now it's "when"

poof and the world ends with a lot of us burned and puking
 

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I have only just begun to fight!

I will go down fighting or win!

I will not let ONE office with two bad choices surmount the REST of America!

Hope, in the 2016 Election Cycle will NOT be found in the out come of the Presidential Contest.

Hope, in 2016, will come from who we elect as Senators, House Reps, Judges, Governors, Mayors, State Congressmen, City Councilors, School Board Members, .... Dog Catchers!

Hope, in 2016, will come from tossing out the Establishment, particularly the Far-Lefties, who are Rotting our country!

All of the Democrats need to go!

Most of the Far-Leftie Shill RINO Republicans need to go!

America FIRST!

HOPE will come from removing the Far-Lefties from positions of power and authority, were ever they can be found!
 

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actually you might be "on target' here...I was watching a documentary on your nuclear arsenal ya know the one controlled by equipment from the 70s and the one that will take literally trillions of dollars to redo.....yup, and they are saying it's not "if" something goes wrong, now it's "when"

poof and the world ends with a lot of us burned and puking

Just as an aside, there cannot be an "accidental" detonation. Nuclear detonations are very deliberate by the very nature of the physics involved. No booms. Just lots of radioactive particulate matter to deal with in an accident.
 

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I personally prefer this sticker:
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Just as an aside, there cannot be an "accidental" detonation. Nuclear detonations are very deliberate by the very nature of the physics involved. No booms. Just lots of radioactive particulate matter to deal with in an accident.

thanks

I don't know much about it, only that you have enough to blow up the planet four times over and that it was supposed to be a deterrent that has turned into a massive problem
 

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If we are gona go, I say we do it with a bang and light off all our nuclear firecrackers.

I propose we transfer our nuclear missiles to the post office. We affix stamps, and paint the words "Super Fast Expedited Service, 30 minutes or less guaranteed anywhere anytime." to the missiles. Then we give the red button to a random postal worker everyday. I am sure some disgruntled postal worker will push it. It will give a whole new meaning to the term "going postal".

I think I am gona watch "Dr.Strangelove and how I learned to love the bomb." today.

Better yet, let's shoot them all up into space and set them off somewhere around the orbit of Mercury. We can all celebrate with a fireworks show that the whole world can see.
 

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I don't know much about it, only that you have enough to blow up the planet four times over and that it was supposed to be a deterrent that has turned into a massive problem

I say give the nukes to the Postal Service they will take of them .:)
 

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Better yet, let's shoot them all up into space and set them off somewhere around the orbit of Mercury. We can all celebrate with a fireworks show that the whole world can see.

Don't you want a stage side seat to the festivities?
 
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