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Fake News or Is It?

Lord Chance

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...and one I fully support, Bear!

I saw an interesting idea about threading optical fiber along the border. The sensitivity of the fiber would alert border watchers to illicit crossings and due to the sensitivity could indicate man, beast or vehicle by the mass it presented. More flexible to the terrain, less expensive for the tax payers and more palatable for those with my mindset.

I doubt this is the original article I saw, but it serves the same purpose - https://www.businessinsider.com/fiber-optic-sensing-technology-vs-border-wall-2019-2
While the technology is interesting the idea was never meant to be used on such a large scale. The original idea was to use it for military base security. Placing strands at preset intervals around a base in a hostile setting will help to pinpoint intrusion and help with weapons ranging. The weakness is that the fiber optics needs something to boost the signal after a distance. Damaging a repeater leaves a big hole in the coverage. It would be a constant battle to maintain the system which would drive the price up. You could never truly hide the repeaters. You would have to harden them somehow. Power and maintenance is the true cost of the fiber optics system. :)
 

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Out of the mouths of babes:

Caught having sex by our daughter, we calmly said that we were making her a brother.

She said do it doggy style as I want a puppy.
:eek::roflmao:

Careful with those Mate. I like to sip my whiskey without swallowing my shot glass. :lol:
 

Arctos

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McDonald's have just introduced a "Big Mac and lentil Cheese and Pickle Burger", it's for vegans.

I wonder how the McDonald's worker that was on the original Hengis's PCHF is, he offered up all sorts of interesting info about the company, but I had him stuffed about the teflon paint that they put on the ceilings to stop the pickle from sticking to it in our local store.

 

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McDonald's have just introduced a "Big Mac and lentil Cheese and Pickle Burger", it's for vegans.

I wonder how the McDonald's worker that was on the original Hengis's PCHF is, he offered up all sorts of interesting info about the company, but I had him stuffed about the teflon paint that they put on the ceilings to stop the pickle from sticking to it in our local store.
Maybe McDonald should paint the floor with teflon paint Arctos. Last time I worked on the computers of our local franchise the floor was so sticky I could hardly keep my shoes on. :lol:

That burger would not be a true vegan burger. Do you know how much meat is in ketchup? I've been thru a processing plant.
:wtf::lol:
 

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Lord Chance

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He should do like the rest of us and get a second job if he can't live on over $200k. I survive quite well on my $40k a year retirement. Just like the Clintons here. Telling everyone they are broke and living in multi million dollar homes paid for on the tax payer's dollar. I'll cry them a river Mate. :cry::roflmao:
 

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Military Strategists Praise Move To Abandon People Fighting Against The Enemy

In some positive news for the President of The United States and the Prime Minister of Australia, military strategists and experts have today come to their defence on a recent foreign policy decision.

This comes after the bold and breathtaking move that will definitely be looked upon favourably in the history books, whereby the United States has abandoned the group of people that have been fighting by their side against the enemy for the last couple of decades.

In a foreign policy decision that makes perfect sense, the US has withdrawn troops from Syria and greenlit the Turkish government’s plan to commit what could develop into genocide against the Kurdish people over the next few months and years.

Human rights and morality aside, military strategists have praised the decision to walk away from the progressive, egalitarian and democratic Kurdish people who have been fighting against ISIS in Syria alongside the US for the last few years.

“Despite reports that the Turkish army is helping free imprisoned ISIS fighters and has a history funding and supporting the group pretty much everyone sees as the enemy, this is a great move,” said local military expert Arthur MacDouglas.
Makes one wonder, does it not...

https://www.betootaadvocate.com/wor...to-abandon-people-fighting-against-the-enemy/
 

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Arctos

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Vietnam to mention a couple
If the French Foreign Legion could not beat the Viet Cong, the US and Australia had no show.

PotUS said while twittering on the bog having a dump, "that is was a brilliant strategy" regarding the Kurds. I hope our defence treaty with the US is worth more than the one they had.
 

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