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Comment Re: The danger is real. (Score 1) 558 558

So your justification for a ban is "too many people die". By what objective standard is the current number too many? How many would be acceptable? If "too many" is sufficient justification then why don't we ban some or all alcohol because of "too many" deaths.

Comment Re:For what it costs, it shouldn't break. (Score 1) 244 244

My iPhone can be submerged for hours and still work, in fact it can work while submerged.That is because I put my iPhone in a case that it appropriate for my level of use and abuse.

The way I look at it Apple makes the insides and I put on the outsides that I need.

Comment Re:No. (Score 1) 1486 1486

>Historically, we can demonstrate the existence of Jesus, due to the historical events of Pontius Pillate and Ceaser and other shit happening around that time lining up, and something about some annoying beggar-preacher that they executed.

Historically, we can demonstrate the existence of Forest Gump, due to the historical events of John F Kennedy and Elvis Presley and other shit happening around that time lining up.

Comment Re:Criminal Activity is IMPORTANT!!! (Score 1) 349 349

>>>There is currently NO LEGAL WAY for migrants from Mexico on south to come into the US.

>>That is just plain nonsense. It took less than five minutes of looking at the US State Deparment website to find more than one way for Mexican immigrants to legally enter the US.

Those ways are:

Be rich

Be educated

Be related to somone already here legally who can sponser you

The people crossing the border illegally do not qualify for any of these conditions.

If they did qualify they wouldn't be crossing illegally

Comment Re:Criminal Activity is IMPORTANT!!! (Score 1) 349 349

Do we have 6,000 snipers sitting around doing nothing?

One sniper per mile. 2000 miles. Three shifts of eight hours each.

Much of the border is remote desert land where it would not be practicle to station soldiers

Expense of relocating entire cities to creat a DMZ.

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