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    Re: Ukraine and Crimea development thread

    It is odd that we see accusations about Blackwater being in Kiev but never seeing proper evidence while it seem so easy to find evidence of Russian and mercenary involvement in Eastern Ukraine...
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    Re: McDonald's Under Pressure in Russia

    Russia also got the by far best mayonaise in the world which makes it fairly easy to create good fast food.
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    Re: McDonald's Under Pressure in Russia

    This is great news as it allows Max to expand it's business just like in the Middle East.



    The only problem is that we do not seem to be much more popular than the Americans in Russia and they...
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    Re: Ukraine and Crimea development thread

    Ukrainian military base Mariapol was attacked with Molotov cocktails tonight.

    Three dead, 67 taken into custody while the police is investigating the attack. Swedish journalists confirm evidence...
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    Re: Canada Pulls Plug On F-35

    I had the same feeling when I stopped calculating costs as I approached a level where even a Canadian dollar would understand that the project was stupid.
  6. Re: Indian politician: Women who are raped should be hanged with their rapists

    Satirical in an odd way was you bring up race as if it was relevant in this case.
  7. Re: Some unrelated recent military procurment storiess since I am getting bored of the Ukrane

    I think a modular design may work. But switching modules on an active ship really doesn't seem to be worth the maintenance issues.

    So I think a modular design where the basic hull is the same...
  8. Re: Indian politician: Women who are raped should be hanged with their rapists

    Isn't ourmy fair white skin sufficient?


    Another more modern approach is of course to feel morally superior based on not being a sexist bastard and ignore silly things like skin colour.

    ...
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    Re: My day sucks because

    I've spent 12 hours trying to fix the final issue in my code caused by a crappy consultant.

    Turns out that it wasn't a bug. Just some unforseen function in CSS triggered by me using two almost...
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    Re: Ukraine and Crimea development thread

    I am not surprised at all that someone knew how to drive them. Any nation with a conscript army is going to have a fair amount of potential drivers. Heck I could round up 4 people in my home city to...
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    Re: Ukraine and Crimea development thread

    It is not unexpected that some conscripts are on the Russian side considering that Russian separatism isn't something that the Ukraine army have been prepared for.

    But in this case the vehicles...
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    Re: Ukraine and Crimea development thread

    Aftonbladet are at the spot with the APC:s right now.

    They report that the uniforms and demanor of the soldiers is the same as on Crimea last month.
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    Re: Ukraine and Crimea development thread

    Latest spotting of the APC:s

    6bpabV3S4uA

    Meanwhile Swedish state television report that separatists speak with heavy Russian accents at the press conference at Donetsk city hall.
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    Re: Ukraine and Crimea development thread

    Luckily the vehicles seem to really be Ukrainian soldiers switching sides rather than Russian.

    From Kiev Post. The link also provide some interesting chatter between high level insurgents, it...
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    Re: LEave our players alone damn it!

    It is the only position where I have absolutely no knowledge of a good player for Belgium. The fullbacks really seem to be the weakness of Belgium right now.
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    Re: Ukraine and Crimea development thread

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    Swedish journalists from the newspaper Aftonbladet spotted a column of 4 tanks with a Russian flag and orange/black ribbons moving through Kramatorsk.

    A ukrainian attack helicopters was...
  17. Re: Was Operation Barbarossa a winnable campaign for Germany, regardless of how it was carried out?

    I am wondering what would have happened if Germany had done a better job of consolidating it's resources early in the war.

    World War 2 nuts seem to have some major fetish for creating...
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    Re: LEave our players alone damn it!

    Look at the bright side. Your players become stars in the big leagues which mean that you get an honest chance of winning the World Championships. Heck even a person with very limited knowledge of...
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    Sticky: Poll: Re: 2013/14 English Premier League: General Discussion

    I thought the same.

    In my experience crushing gashes like that doesn't start hurting until a few minutes after the injury but Costa really looks like he broke his leg.

    I've never really cared...
  20. Re: Ex Special Forces operator kills three outside Jewish community centre in Kansas.

    Weren't the US Special Forces bloody huge as well during the 1960s and 1970s?

    When you have units measured in tens of thousands you can filter out 99,99% of the Nazis and still get a few into the...
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    Re: Canada Pulls Plug On F-35

    Slashing funding does not increase the size of the federal budget.

    What you need to do is to dismantle the entire federal system of Canada while at the same time increase taxes.

    Good luck in...
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    Re: Canada Pulls Plug On F-35

    So the total cost would be
    Aircraft carriers: 240 billion USD (13 billion for the first 12 which is the same as the cost for the Gerald Ford class and 9 billion each for the remaining 8)
    Frigate...
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    Re: Afghan Elections on Saturday

    Feel free to provide some proper sources for that. My knowledge is mainly limited to the hydro-electric power plants and Mazar al-Sharif and those claims are not true for those areas.
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    Re: Canada Pulls Plug On F-35

    Are you even aware of that a Carrier strike group consist of?

    Because I am really curious to see your calculation of how much it would cost for Canada to develop and set up 20 Carriers with...
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    Re: Ukraine and Crimea development thread

    There is literally already a truck load of supporting information. Simon even made a yet another post with sources just a few posts above yours.
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    Re: Afghan Elections on Saturday

    Soviet were far from the only ones giving aid to Afghanistan. The biggest hydroelectric powerplant was built by Germans and the largest development project was American.

    Soviet were however the...
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    Re: Ukraine and Crimea development thread

    Actually, neither case led to the government falling.

    In the Orange revolution the presidential election was forced to be redone due to vote fraud. But the parliament and courts remained...
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    Re: Afghan Elections on Saturday

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    This

    And that Afghanistan made more progress before the Soviet invasion while it entered decline after it. During the Seventies Afghanistan had a GDP growth of 6 % while it was negative...
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    Re: Ukraine and Crimea development thread

    It is kind of cute seeing you trying to pretend to apply source criticism to reach a reasonable conclusion.

    But if you truely tried to apply source criticism you would also be looking for...
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    Re: Ukraine and Crimea development thread

    My tone is fitting to the level of intellect and mental integrity (or lack thereof) displayed in your posts.

    Now lets try again with your timeline.
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    Re: Ukraine and Crimea development thread

    Yes they were Russian and if you do not care, why do you embarass yourself while posting uninformed in this thread? Did you not even notice that Ukrainian military bases were stormed with APC:s and...
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    Re: Ukraine and Crimea development thread

    I am not sure on if you noticed but we had the exact same discussion on Crimea and I think it is by now clear that the people in identical army uniforms carrying military equipment turned out to be...
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    Re: Ukraine and Crimea development thread

    I actually think that this delay have been a good move.

    Russias advantage is that their media outlets are far quicker in spreading (des)information and that they got access to both local...
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    Sticky: Poll: Re: 2013/14 English Premier League: General Discussion

    The Daily Mail plays to the lowest common denominator so I think it is safe to ignore them :P.

    Now I just hope that these developments allow the English team to develop a proper proper team for...
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    Another interesting piece of news is that both Boeing and Selex are digging into the Stealth abilities of the F-35.

    Page 4 and 5 in this document from Boeing is essentially an all out attack on...
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    Re: Afghan Elections on Saturday

    I really got a hard time seeing Farnan, Captain Jin and Noble Lord teaming up for a grand conspiracy to dominate and torture the Afghani peoples.
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    Re: Ukraine and Crimea development thread

    Four dead in Eastern Ukraine and it looks like Julia "Nuke-lady" Tymoshenko is against military action



    But her opinion may just be an attempt to distance herself from the main candidates in...
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    Re: Ukraine and Crimea development thread

    I think frustration with corruption is one of the major reasons for why Yanukovich was ousted from power. People in Western Ukraine can see the rapid progress in Poland and Yanukovich may not only...
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    Sticky: Poll: Re: 2013/14 English Premier League: General Discussion

    I am surprised that the blue half isn't stumbling as well.

    I thought that Liverpool is one of the few cities where the rivalry is so civilized that even the local rivals celebrate a victory...
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    Re: Afghan Elections on Saturday

    Read the article, where it clearly state that the Soviet investments where made after the invasion.

    Then compare it to the Afghan BNP. Regardless on if they built factories and theatres it did not...
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