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@GordonGChang Unhinged
10/22
2020
@NeilPHauer The closing solo reminds me of the one at the end of Pharaoh's "Fighting," another criminally overlooke… https://t.co/hGdRbbKx80Groups such as Amnesty and HRW have long been staunch bastions of progressive judeophobia. They had it coming. https://t.co/X8UaQC5m04
10/21
2020
@hollyjnelson @JGShankaran @VolleyBaws Why do women on Twitter preface their hot takes by mentioning their credentials? @scruffy65 @fakehistoryhunt Can't remember the last time Christian fundamentalists decapitated someone for insultin… https://t.co/d1MKyunAeMThis is an important point. Partisanship in Lebanon (and across the Middle East in general) is not simply a matter… https://t.co/OAN07qJu7w
10/20
2020
@bryan_caplan People really need to stop hammering at Saudi Arabia. This is no longer the 80s. The country has chan… https://t.co/hPRzvNzM91 @JayantBhandari5 Asisns seem to be better at rote memorization and solving puzzles than thinking outside the box, w… https://t.co/gZcRpeMQfd @JayantBhandari5 I'm afraid I'm not qualified enough to answer this question, but intelligence has many components,… https://t.co/O3Ho6rVzsHI think Mike got his ass handed to him here. https://t.co/r5P2d7XIzb @JayantBhandari5 It is notable that the Chinese managed to figure out gunpowder, the compass, advanced metallurgy,… https://t.co/qowqJGurTG @JayantBhandari5 People have made this argument before, and it doesn't seem to be true (see:… https://t.co/M3jYKmOd7t"IRGC commanders have stayed silent on the conflict, but news outlets close to the Corps have taken contradictory p… https://t.co/60fjkQA6nv"The Nagorno-Karabakh skirmishing doesn’t tell us anything about the death of armor. All it shows is two incompeten… https://t.co/TZkFzwhn5C @ryanlcooper What would you say to this, @ajaltamimi ? Callimachi clearly engaged in some genuinely inexcusable behavior.
10/19
2020
@akhivae Northwestern European societies you mean. Plenty of Christianity in Africa, Southern Europe and the Balkan… https://t.co/T7TAVRe7SP @aronlund @ncarrimi Do they have the money? Seems like a question no one's asking.Said it before, and I'll say it again: this sort of bellicose chauvinism is widespread among large sections of Iran… https://t.co/GoOeC2Jyy3 @_amroali Not to mention that Nietzsche had a very positive view of Islam, one that emphasized its virile, warlike… https://t.co/dDAcuBuo2d @_amroali Buddy I think they're just reading him for the Judeophobia, bashing of Christianity, and the later associ… https://t.co/4I39p0JwyV @_amroali I don't think reading Nietzsche would help you with dealing with "existential dread," let alone geopolitical chaos. @DanielPipes @AmirTaheri4 @RTErdogan Suddenly, when an ally of Israel is implicated in a conflict, that conflict be… https://t.co/ScY0MSqZZY
10/18
2020
@whyvert @RichardHanania Are you aware of Michael Hart's Understanding Human History? Sums up the whole question in… https://t.co/uAeeZ9sjGQ @guyjsburton At its easternmost tip, Oman is closer to the mouth of the Indus than to that of the Euphrates. @zaiamehdi Iraq lost so much of its potential due to the war. A sad, tragic event. @Ndawsari Hurst
10/17
2020
@RichardHanania @FirasModad If this isn't mental illness, I don't know what is.
10/16
2020
@MaryFitzger @_amroali Nazi sympathies most likely. @JMJalel_H @hasavrat This is true, these fighters are indeed doing it for the money, though when one sees videos of… https://t.co/Q69wejC7O1😂😂😂😂 https://t.co/2oxf1moFge @BenWinegard Chomsky is a clown, and always has been. A midwit magnet if there ever was one. @arisroussinos This sounds like disingenuous bullshit. How on earth would we find ourselves in a situation where we… https://t.co/1PGB8eSejw @Peter_Nimitz Sunni birth rates are way higher though. In less than a decade the country we'll be back to square one.In 2009, 54% of Lebanese Sunni voters sold their vote, while 64% of Shia voters did so: https://t.co/ivKJxFLTV7
10/15
2020
Heller's detractors resort to name-calling and ad hominem, proof that none of them actually know what they're talki… https://t.co/vST5fW3N7uWhen you deny that Syrian government resources, where do you think it’s going to first look for savings in its budg… https://t.co/TrUMgpLUsi
Retweeted by S. McMetal @ImaraWaTijara I think people exaggerate the threat of foreign governments supporting think tanks. Support for cert… https://t.co/GVLkb2p3BS
10/14
2020
@anish_koka @michelaccad Oh my god there's no way on earth this story is actually real. If it is, then this is insanely fucked up. @whyvert @AmityShlaes You seem to have very strong opinions on capitalism, even though you don't seem particularly… https://t.co/G6Mhy71ihM @guyjsburton Indeed. I might add that, given that China has good ties with both Israel and the gulf states, it coul… https://t.co/lqn8IPM532 @guyjsburton That sounds like faulty reasoning. Greater intra-regional trade could easily mean more revenues, and t… https://t.co/CQUJ6tZifP @FirasModad We should've seen the battle against ISIS coming, but apparently it seems no one did, let alone prepare… https://t.co/P05TYge5eQ @FirasModad Sadly, this is true, though it should be noted that 3,000 to 8,000 civilians were still trapped in the… https://t.co/8btHleos0K"Now that Turkey got back its geopolitical mind, Ankara won't be any longer under the U.S. and Europe's tutelage,"… https://t.co/IZmRJZn3fB @RobertMCutler 😢 @RobertMCutler Chill bro @RobertMCutler You know what I mean. No need to be pedantic. @RobertMCutler With plastic surgery so common nowadays all upper-class middle-aged white women have the same physiogonomy.Later, a similar scenario played out in Iraq and Syria, where military incompetence and disregard for human life wo… https://t.co/fSzVExM8qsThe Lebanese army suffered heavy casualties fighting an insurgent group who consisted of no more than 700 fighters,… https://t.co/w5OLl4P0hMThis has become something of a forgotten chapter in the recent history of Lebanon, but the military campaign waged… https://t.co/TqowGWOCBw
10/13
2020
@asiatimesonline @hasavrat something to add to your "rapprochement" thread? @razibkhan I think that's more due to the fact the Egypt was for a very long time a part of the Greco-Roman world (… https://t.co/vgOViUmLdv @Biorealism Thomas Sowell has written extensively on the subject as well. This one passage from Wealth, Poverty and… https://t.co/q0mk0cq4XA @Biorealism In Malaysia and the Philippines, the Chinese outperform native Malays and Filipinos despite being subje… https://t.co/zEDTVulb35 @joshua_landis @observesyria Anyone who knows anything about Syria will know that this will never happen.
10/12
2020
@tedgioia They're playing Yngwie Malmsteen 😳😳 @XiXiDu Has there ever been a progressive-instigated controversy that wasn't a load of horseshit?Or you know, we could wage an air campaign in support of an insurgency waged by the loonies of the MEK. A savory pr… https://t.co/IxaBkMkpuAThe regime will only be overthrown through a ground invasion. Economic blockades have not defeated a single authori… https://t.co/eQpbFPS1kM @Ibishblog @SGhasseminejad Who ever thought that Trump was going to take out Suleimani? @SGhasseminejad You're fucking insane.It seems many Sunni Muslims will overcome their aversion to Shiites in order to have a go at spilling Christian blo… https://t.co/F7QE7tjUEsAli Akbar Velayati compared Armenian troops to Israeli forces occupying Palestinian lands, while in a joint stateme… https://t.co/tFLFZWmu2wIt is legitimate for a man to beat his wife if she refuses to wear makeup for him, and women shouldn't talk during… https://t.co/XoGe3zDXOm @eshow1969 Yes, the PLO have always believed that it was the centre of the universe, that the Palestinian cause too… https://t.co/WMCgPszOM1 @bossmonsterbani @MichaelTCisco 👀Abbas is Arafat's protege after all, so no wonder.The stupidity of the Palestinian leadership knows no bounds. The PLO committed a colossal blunder by backing Saddam… https://t.co/w7lR2wzOe5
10/11
2020
"Look at the Armenian pigs. Scores of cadavers. You can tell from their faces that they are Jewish pigs. Thanks be… https://t.co/CW3z3Njnb3This. You can hate a regime while still admitting that sanctions only harm civilians while failing to alter the beh… https://t.co/BDqF2q9gxLCorruption in Iraq is a function of its sprawling, sclerotic public sector, and the enormous control the government… https://t.co/ait3pDtfha"Iraq’s history reveals that half measures are not enough to make these ideological [Shia] militias retreat. Groups… https://t.co/fM3DEIMZhK @NeilPHauer The US has no obligation, moral, strategic, or otherwise, to police the world. Conflicts like this one… https://t.co/DJ91RKUEW5Most of these guys would be out of the country in a few years anyway.I'm pretty sure these guys would make for fine, upright politicians under better circumstances. Problem is, we happ… https://t.co/ICOo8ZkZ56Imagine believing such types could ever take on the callous thugs ruling Lebanon. https://t.co/NGFOdOTH6a @nafezouk @timourazhari Nope. Such types will never be able to take on the thugs ruling Lebanon.
10/10
2020
Third, we should ask ourselves this: is impoverishing millions of hapless Iranians a price worth paying in order to… https://t.co/L1ISOnE604Second, these groups have their own sources of income, (illicit trade, smuggling, governmental kickbacks, extortion… https://t.co/H0iFjC0KO9For starters, one should state the obvious: as odious as the PMU and Hezbollah are, weakening them directly straigh… https://t.co/1f7iuyB9VxIt is indeed true that Iran's proxies have come to feel the pinch due to economic deterioration in Iran, though the… https://t.co/kPo0PfiRyN @FirasModad Bin Laden was the scion of a magnificently wealthy family; Zawahiri was a doctor from a respected, well-to-do family.
10/9
2020
@JayantBhandari5 @Norman_Roule @JasonMBrodsky Just like @FirasModad said, Iran's strikes against Abaqiq and Ain al… https://t.co/g9A7JH6Gmn @JayantBhandari5 @Norman_Roule @JasonMBrodsky A-impoverishing millions of hapless Iranians in order to achieve that… https://t.co/0zKSu1LDGj @Norman_Roule @JasonMBrodsky That's moralizing nonsense. Critics of sanctions have repeatedly pointed out that they… https://t.co/acTLwtNaxT @Daniilgor That's just not true. Reddit attracts a certain kind of people, mostly dye in the wool progressives. If… https://t.co/h1jaIuXN8Q
10/8
2020
@RichardHanania Taiwanese politicians are vain, incompetent and superficial, don't read too much into this.A real mystery. https://t.co/DyoTyXIFYf
10/7
2020
Contrary to what this article says, Turkey has not built an indigenous drone industry form the ground up, as it rem… https://t.co/SO9KLJV1s7On the charlatanry of Mehdi Hasan: https://t.co/orgeNkEydF @samwestrop222,000 people liked this tweet. We live in an insane asylum. https://t.co/TaGC39uyye @SunhiLegend This is absolutely insane. @whyvert you might find this one interesting.Due to the prevalence of consanguineous marriage, in 2014 children of Pakistani descent in the UK made up almost on… https://t.co/kezsBHb28uWhenever someone makes the argument that sanctions can effect change and bring about desirable outcomes, just point… https://t.co/F6bD6QNgal
10/6
2020
@RogueRad 😂The logic here is to push Iran to make a deal before the election, which won't happen. Another reason might be that… https://t.co/eo2yOzp2Xm @newlinesmag None of your links work. Look into it please.
10/5
2020
@MaysamBehravesh Utterly depraved.
10/4
2020

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