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-Lurid Crime Tales-
Nightmare sex allegation: Soros' right-hand man claimed to rape daughter, had hideous sex dungeon
[WND] Could Howard Rubin end up tainting George Soros like Jeffrey Epstein tainted so many other billionaires?

Rubin is a top money manager who was a "right-hand man" for the leftist billionaire, according to the New York Post. He worked at the Soros Fund from 2008 to 2015, having come out of retirement to take the job, according to the U.K. Daily Mail.

Now, he's the subject of a court case -- accused by multiple women of engaging in sadistic sex-for-hire practices that went way beyond what they had consented to.

And while he was known to be volatile professionally, it's not the kind of headline Rubin's career would suggest.

During 30 years on Wall Street, Rubin established a solid record working at other high-end investment firms. He was immortalized in "Liar's Poker," the debut book by Michael Lewis of "Moneyball" and "The Big Short" fame. In it, Rubin described how "the trading floor at Salomon Brothers felt like a Las Vegas casino. You made your bets, handled risk, in the midst of a thousand distractions."

Even then, some viewed him as an out-of-control Wall Street type.
Posted by: Besoeker || 08/04/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [194 views] Top|| File under:

#1  For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places.

I came across that biblical bit some time ago, way back before Epstein killed himself. Somehow, it stuck in my head.
Posted by: SteveS || 08/04/2021 1:21 Comments || Top||

#2  Soros? Rubin? No, never heard of either of these gentlemen.
Posted by: Besoeker || 08/04/2021 1:37 Comments || Top||

#3  Strange that this story has been resurrected again from back in 2016--that seems so long ago.

Soros has a lot of tainting without Rubin. Bizarre sex stories are just weird. People have a strange attraction-rejection with them--kind of like gawking from afar at really gory highway accidents.
Posted by: JohnQC || 08/04/2021 9:02 Comments || Top||


-Great Cultural Revolution
Federal judge blocks Texas troopers from stopping migrant transports over COVID fears in victory for Biden administration over Governor Abbott
Posted by: Skidmark || 08/04/2021 08:16 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [148 views] Top|| File under:



#3  DHS Mayorkas Dangles TPS Amnesty for 6 Million Migrant Venezuelans
Posted by: Skidmark || 08/04/2021 9:19 Comments || Top||


#5  Ignore the judge and keep doing it. Feds ignore them all the time.
Posted by: DarthVader || 08/04/2021 10:04 Comments || Top||

#6  ^ agree with that...as Old Hickory said "Let's see him enforce it!"
Posted by: Warthog || 08/04/2021 12:27 Comments || Top||


-Short Attention Span Theater-
William and Kate's neighbour in Norfolk is jailed after breaking into a house and stealing knickers and a sex toy
Posted by: Skidmark || 08/04/2021 08:48 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [88 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Sufficiently vague that we can't assume either of ownership.
Posted by: Skidmark || 08/04/2021 12:38 Comments || Top||

#2  There seems to be lot more of this going on than there used to be.
Posted by: ed in texas || 08/04/2021 13:52 Comments || Top||


Cellphone snapshot of grizzly has Yellowstone tourist facing federal charges
[ABC] An Illinois woman is facing federal charges for allegedly disturbing wildlife in Yellowstone National Park after a video surfaced of her attempting to get an up-close cellphone photo of a momma grizzly bear and her three cubs.

Bob Murray, the U.S. attorney for the district of Wyoming, announced on Monday that charges have been filed against 25-year-old Samantha R. Dehring of Carol Stream, Illinois.

Dehring is ordered to appear before a magistrate judge in Mammoth Hot Spring, Wyoming, on Aug. 26 to answer to charges of willfully remaining, approaching and photographing wildlife within 100 yards. She is also charged with one count of feeding, touching, teasing, frightening or intentionally disturbing wildlife.
Posted by: Besoeker || 08/04/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [244 views] Top|| File under:

#1  attempting to get an up-close cellphone photo of a momma grizzly bear and her three cubs.

Momma & cubs, this is impressively stupid. In fact, it is so stupid I wouldn't bother to prosecute her because she will eventually wander into traffic, fall off a cliff, or be literally eaten by bears.
Posted by: SteveS || 08/04/2021 0:20 Comments || Top||

#2  She'll eventually have her date with Farwin.
Posted by: Bangkok Billy || 08/04/2021 2:12 Comments || Top||

#3  /\ At Fort Greely the guidance was "you must run faster than the guy behind you."
Posted by: Besoeker || 08/04/2021 2:26 Comments || Top||

#4 

We'll have you know, Miss Dehring-er
that this family of bears are VIPs.
They're respectable fauna now,
and not like Nancy's invitees.
This fine lady's husband f'rinstance
knew the bishop of Rome very well,
and frequently helped his eminence
get into his tighty whities.

Posted by: Dron66046 || 08/04/2021 2:45 Comments || Top||

#5 

While I understand the 100% stupidity of the Self-Picture with a wild Griz and yes she have had DARWIN teaching moment for it.

But.
If she lives in Illinois then transfer the case to that Illinois district, since she wasn't arrested in Yellowstone district.

Or have that U.S. attorney / Marshall's office in Wyoming pay for her return ROUND TRIP Airfare and her stay in 3/5 star Hotel room, NOT a travel inn room for the duration of the court hearing and trial.

NOTE: The quoted 100 Yard rule is pure BS and suspect the US Attorney wants some MEDIA exposure maybe for Career building?


BTW:
Hell here in Cherokee Nation Park NC/TN.
There are ELK, black bears, wolves and deer walking within a few FEET of tourists, not Yards.

I'll bet it is the same in Yellowstone.
Where Bears have learned how to pose and even open car doors to beg for handouts.
Posted by: NN2N1 || 08/04/2021 9:14 Comments || Top||

#6  They need cases like this to keep them busy while all the wakandan criminals get nolle pros-ed
Posted by: M. Murcek || 08/04/2021 9:35 Comments || Top||

#7  N2N1 did you see the picture yesterday of the black bear walking down the crowded street in Gatlinburg? It was literally within a fott of some people
Posted by: Deacon Blues || 08/04/2021 13:44 Comments || Top||

#8 
#7....
Missed it..But I have taken a number photos in Cades Cove of such things. Even got one of the wife with blk bear about 20 yards behind her.

If my memory is right.. I remember a woman was killed by Black Bear mama near the ranger welcome center some years ago.

Are you local to Gat?
If so is that great pancake house still serving?
Posted by: NN2N1 || 08/04/2021 15:31 Comments || Top||


Biden marks 110M doses of COVID-19 vaccine shipped abroad
Posted by: Skidmark || 08/04/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [66 views] Top|| File under:

#1  While America lags...

How Is The COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign Going In Your State?
Posted by: Skidmark || 08/04/2021 7:42 Comments || Top||



#4  UAE Starts Using Chinese-Made Coronavirus Vaccine on 3-Year-Olds
Posted by: Skidmark || 08/04/2021 9:27 Comments || Top||

#5  110 million doses that could of been applied to the catch and release program on our border to protect American citizens.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 08/04/2021 12:42 Comments || Top||


-Signs, Portents, and the Weather-
'The system is collapsing': Union chief SLAMS American Airlines for cancelling 340 flights and delaying 632 more, as Spirit axes more than HALF of their flights, and blames staffing issues NOT weather problems for the chaos
Posted by: Skidmark || 08/04/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [203 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Government rationing of goods and essential services will soon become vital. We are essentially at war with China the pandemic. Moving to Florida should no longer be an option. You must do your part. Get the JAB. Mask up and shut up.

[Sarc off]
Posted by: Besoeker || 08/04/2021 2:56 Comments || Top||

#2  Having to politely wait-on 100 to 300+ people crammed in a poorly ventilated cabin, during a Pandemic for hours. Then deal with the Type "A's" acting like its a turf war demand better. Then add NOT knowing what the "Latest" official fact or fiction regarding anything Covid19/21D? related is.

Hell I'd walk off too.

Posted by: NN2N1 || 08/04/2021 8:25 Comments || Top||

#3  I'll bet many, that have lived and survived thru the various US Gasoline, natural Gas, Medical Doctor, medicine, Ammo and food shortages over the last 40+ years. Are suitably stocked for the next 18 to 24 months.

WHY?
Because likely you grew up learning to adapt and wasn't fed hand-n-foot and pampered. eg. If you were military brat you lived on Frozen Milk and bread thawed as needed.

What I see as the future sufferers are the ones that did not look 2 years down the road when the C-19 started.

Those that didn't bother to think about the plants closed or shutdown due to lack of workers to produce basic items like FOOD not masks and hand cleaners. eg. Bacon

So likely they did not imagine stockpiles/Inventories would be seriously depleted or even sold to the highest bidder
eg. China and USA Hogs in 2020-2021.

So they did not see the likely upcoming 2021-2020+ spot Shortages.

BTW: Next time anyone is in the Super Market, start looking at the BEST BY DATES. Too many canned items are now running barely at 1 year. Where before we were seeing canned items running 18 to 24+ months.

Also note: the growing empty shelves ... yes even in Wally World food isles. eg... Rice shelves are partially stocked at best and usually sold out of brands like "Water-Maid" or 25% to 30% higher prices.
Posted by: NN2N1 || 08/04/2021 8:57 Comments || Top||

#4  I see it in our stores NN2N1. The supply chain is horribly disrupted and if they start another lockdown it will crumble completely.
Posted by: DarthVader || 08/04/2021 11:09 Comments || Top||

#5  start looking at the BEST BY DATES

The expiration date on your bottled water is about the decomposition of the bottle not the water. Got to save the planet don't you know.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 08/04/2021 16:15 Comments || Top||

#6  And worker layoffs combined with a Dim sponsored massive influx of foreign workers look forward to a shit show like never seen before.
Posted by: Ebbomoger Speaking for Boskone4589 || 08/04/2021 17:06 Comments || Top||


Coastal Bend, Texas: All area hospitals on divert
[KENS5] "We have an urgent situation in the Coastal Bend.... All area hospitals are on divert, which means they cannot accept patients. This includes Corpus Christi, Victoria, Kingsville, Beeville, and San Antonio.

There are beds available but no nursing staff for them."
Posted by: Bubba Lover of the Faeries8843 || 08/04/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [204 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Well forcing employee's to be vaxed could only exacerbate the problems. Many quit. Many refuse the edicts.Now nurses I am told are striking about this. The constant problems must go on. Just do as the Democrats do and throw money at the problem. Well, as we all know that has never worked but does for elections. This is an orchestrated fantasy world we now live in. The wizard of oz has bungled things badly. So you think it can't get worse? you wanna bet?.
Posted by: Dale || 08/04/2021 7:16 Comments || Top||

#2 
Over here in Middle East GA. the Metro hospitals are sending home moderately infected and giving them O2 bottles and med's.

ONLY those that are really bad off were allowed a hospital ICU bed if available.

Example:
One of our extended family was sent home last week.
He is 50'ish and had taken the Vax shot about a month ago.
He was placed on 5 liters of O2 then it was upped to 7 liters.

Then finally an ambulance was called and he was finally allowed a ICU bed.

He was incubated last night after putting him in a drug induce coma.

His odd's now are less than 50/50.
Posted by: NN2N1 || 08/04/2021 9:29 Comments || Top||

#3  #2 Wow 5-7 liters. Gas exchange must be extremely poor. I have seen 10 on face mask and additional 7 liters nasal canula combined. Not good at all. Then because of the Vax so common. Blood clotting threw out the body, everywhere I suspect.
Posted by: Dale || 08/04/2021 11:15 Comments || Top||

#4  #2, Wishing you and yours well.
Posted by: Pliny Speaking for Boskone9348 || 08/04/2021 16:12 Comments || Top||


-Land of the Free
Congress pressures US spy agencies as Tucker Carlson feuds with NSA
[Washington Examiner] U.S. intelligence officials face bipartisan congressional pressure to explain their use of surveillance powers, following a rebuke from a federal judge and Fox News host Tucker Carlson’s high-profile dispute with the National Security Agency.

"Our institutions are only as good as the American public’s confidence in them," Florida Sen. Marco Rubio wrote a top intelligence official, requesting an investigation of Carlson’s allegation the NSA violated his privacy. "The NSA publicly responded to Mr. Carlson’s allegations with a statement on Twitter that frankly only created more questions."

Rubio, the top Republican on the Senate Intelligence Committee, did not dispute the NSA’s denial of wrongdoing in Carlson’s case. Yet, Rubio’s request for "a formal inquiry" into Carlson’s complaint coincided with a sharper rebuke of the FBI, which has drawn bipartisan ire due to a federal judge’s revelation of "pervasive" misuse of data collected by the NSA.

"We each share an obligation to protect Americans’ civil liberties," Indiana Republican Rep. Victoria Spartz and California Democratic Rep. Zoe Lofgren wrote in a Tuesday letter to FBI Director Christopher Wray. "However, the FBI has repeatedly violated the civil liberties of Americans through widespread misuse of Section 702 data."
Posted by: Besoeker || 08/04/2021 01:48 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [104 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Many sleepless night await FBI Director Christopher Wray.

[sarc off]
Posted by: Besoeker || 08/04/2021 2:49 Comments || Top||

#2 


Given all the Upper level Staff and Key journalist changes. Being either setup, told to shutup, or terminated or not renewed.

It wouldn't surprise me if the FOX CEO/CIO & Board have gone to the dark side. An working with the NSA, the JUNTA and China to better their own goals and survival chances.
Posted by: NN2N1 || 08/04/2021 8:11 Comments || Top||


-War on Police-
Venice Beach war zone: LAPD officers point assault rifles at group of homeless people after reports of a man brandishing a gun
Posted by: Skidmark || 08/04/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [65 views] Top|| File under:


Caucasus/Russia/Central Asia
Boris Johnson tells Belarus opposition leader 'we are very much on your side' as she meets PM in London amid international fury at Lukashenko regime over the deaths of pro-democracy activists and attempt to kidnap Olympic athlete
Posted by: Skidmark || 08/04/2021 08:59 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [50 views] Top|| File under:



Hydrometeorological center warned of 43C heat in several regions of Russia
Shhhh — don’t tell ‘em it’s summer.
[REGNUM] Very hot weather will set in the Astrakhan, Volgograd, Rostov regions and the Stavropol Territory by the end of the working week, said Roman Vilfand, scientific director of the Hydrometeorological Center.

According to him, the heat wave will affect many regions in the European part of Russia, but in some continental regions the average temperature will reach 43C (109.4 F).

"It is very hot on the lower Volga, in the Astrakhan region. Up to 43C in the Volgograd region, in the Rostov region also up to 43C, as well as in the south of Stavropol," said the head of the Hydrometeorological Center.

The same abnormal increase in temperature, according to Wilfand, will occur in cities on the Black Sea coast.

"Vacationers go for warmth, but it's actually hot there. Even on the Black Sea coast up to 35 ºC and in the Sochi area too. In Simferopol 30-37C, in Sevastopol 30-35C," he noted.

Posted by: badanov || 08/04/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [125 views] Top|| File under:

#1  43C is either a small J frame Smith & Wesson
or 109.4F
Posted by: Skidmark || 08/04/2021 7:38 Comments || Top||

#2  Back in the summer of 1979 in Alabama we had a week of temperatures ranging from 104F to 107F. Hotter than the hinges on Satan's outhouse
Posted by: Deacon Blues || 08/04/2021 8:20 Comments || Top||

#3  The people of Volgograd have been through much worse, although under a different name.
Posted by: Matt || 08/04/2021 12:27 Comments || Top||

#4  you can follow the weather in Russia here

https://www.weather-forecast.com/maps/Russia?symbols=none&type=lapse
Posted by: Lord Garth || 08/04/2021 18:18 Comments || Top||


China-Japan-Koreas
North Korea demands sanctions relief to resume talks with US
[PUBLISH.TWITTER]
Posted by: Fred || 08/04/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [67 views] Top|| File under: Commies


#2  Start with No. Move to FOAD.
Posted by: Pliny Speaking for Boskone9348 || 08/04/2021 16:15 Comments || Top||


Europe
'Multiple' people are injured in Swedish shooting
[Daily Mail, where America gets its news]
  • Multiple gunshots heard in Nasby, Kristianstad, as police rushed to scene

  • Three people have been hospitalised in a serious condition with gunshot wounds: two men in their twenties and thirties, and a woman in her sixties

  • Police said three males had been arrested in connection with Tuesday's incident

  • Sweden's Expressen newspaper reported that those detained were teenagers

  • Nasby has been classified by police as a vulnerable area after recent riots and murders, high unemployment and low education

  • Sweden is the only European country where fatal shootings have risen significantly since 2000, primarily because of the violent activities of organised criminal gangs
In conclusion, better than fifty-fifty odds that the gunmen were Muslim gangbangers of one or another ethnicity, and slightly lower odds they were non-Muslim Eastern European gangbangers. But unless one knows who lives in that community, that information will likely never be reported.
Posted by: Skidmark || 08/04/2021 08:56 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [115 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Are the Swedes adverse to describing the 'suspects' as American media?
Posted by: Procopius2k || 08/04/2021 9:46 Comments || Top||

#2  Yes. It’s very annoying.
Posted by: trailing wife || 08/04/2021 9:48 Comments || Top||

#3  Impossible. I've been assured by Top Men™ that Europeans are peaceful and unarmed compared to us violent and stupid Americans. Fake News.
Posted by: DarthVader || 08/04/2021 10:37 Comments || Top||


Science & Technology
The World Health Organization called on Wednesday for a temporary prohibition on a third COVID vaccine, yet Israel has already given 150,000 such shots and is continuing at full speed.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 08/04/2021 11:38 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [210 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Kind of ironic if it winds up being the Jews who exterminate the Jews.
Posted by: Grailet Speang1824 || 08/04/2021 12:03 Comments || Top||

#2  ^Goyam dreams
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 08/04/2021 12:59 Comments || Top||

#3  Would not make me happy. Just ironic to survive so much, and go out on something as stupid as COVID.
Posted by: Grailet Speang1824 || 08/04/2021 13:49 Comments || Top||

#4  You just a little bit confused, Albert - it's the people who are not vaccinated, let their immunity lapse, who are dying.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 08/04/2021 14:16 Comments || Top||

#5  The World Health Organization doesn’t want anybody to do more until everybody else at least has their first two doses. Science has nothing to do with it.
Posted by: trailing wife || 08/04/2021 14:22 Comments || Top||

#6  The World Health Organization would prohibit all research on combating Chinese built viruses if it could.
Posted by: Dron66046 || 08/04/2021 14:26 Comments || Top||

#7  TW -- except the civilized world has more than enough doses to go around.
Posted by: Rob Crawford || 08/04/2021 16:06 Comments || Top||

#8  ...not enough to jab before release on our southern border.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 08/04/2021 16:12 Comments || Top||

#9  Quick update on the Israeli vaccine data
It is bad and getting worse.
Posted by: Sonny Choluling3627 || 08/04/2021 18:14 Comments || Top||

#10  Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine linked to rare cases of eye inflammation - study
Twenty-one people developed anterior uveitis and two developed Multiple Evanescent White Dot Syndrome (MEWDS).
Posted by: Sonny Choluling3627 || 08/04/2021 18:41 Comments || Top||

#11  'For $1/Day'... Double-Blind Ivermectin Study Reveals COVID Patients Recover More Quickly, Are Less Infectious
Posted by: Chuckles Brown3963 || 08/04/2021 19:18 Comments || Top||

#12  except the civilized world has more than enough doses to go around.

The uncivilized world is just beginning to think about vaccines, Rob.
Posted by: trailing wife || 08/04/2021 21:49 Comments || Top||


Uttar Pradesh government says early use of Ivermectin helped to keep positivity, deaths low
[IndianExpress] Claiming that timely introduction of Ivermectin since the first wave has helped the state maintain a relatively low positivity rate despite in its high population density.

A year after the country’s first Covid-19 cluster, with 5 cases, was reported in Agra district, the Uttar Pradesh government has claimed that it was the first state to have introduced a large-scale "prophylactic and therapeutic" use of Ivermectin and added that the drug helped the state to maintain a lower fatality and positivity rate as compared to other states.

Citing the results from Agra in the month of May and June last year, following which the use of Ivermectin, a medicine to treat parasitic ailments, along with Doxycycline was introduced as a protocol across the state for both prophylactic as well as treatment purposes, the state Health Department said it would conduct a controlled study once the second wave of the pandemic subsides.

The state Health Department introduced Ivermectin as prophylaxis for close contacts of Covid patients, health workers as well as for the treatment of the patients themselves through a government order on August 6, 2020, after a committee headed by the Director General, Medical and Health Services, gave it the go ahead.

"Uttar Pradesh was the first state in the country to introduce large-scale prophylactic and therapeutic use of Ivermectin. In May-June 2020, a team at Agra, led by Dr Anshul Pareek, administered Ivermectin to all RRT team members in the district on an experimental basis. It was observed that none of them developed Covid-19 despite being in daily contact with patients who had tested positive for the virus," Uttar Pradesh State Surveillance Officer Vikssendu Agrawal said.

He added that based on the findings from Agra, the state government sanctioned the use of Ivermectin as a prophylactic for all the contacts of Covid patients and later cleared the administration of therapeutic doses for the treatment of such patients.

Claiming that timely introduction of Ivermectin since the first wave has helped the state maintain a relatively low positivity rate despite its high population density, he said, "Despite being the state with the largest population base and a high population density, we have maintained a relatively low positivity rate and cases per million of population".
Posted by: Thing From Snowy Mountain || 08/04/2021 10:47 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [39 views] Top|| File under:


Elon Musk turns tour guide! SpaceX founder shows off the Starbase Factory in Texas as it prepares for the first orbital launch of its 230ft 29-engine Super Heavy rocket
Posted by: Skidmark || 08/04/2021 08:37 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [48 views] Top|| File under:


'Son of Concorde' takes shape! NASA shares construction time lapse for 'quiet' supersonic jet that will break sound barrier with 'sonic thump' rather than a boom when it takes flight in 2022
Posted by: Skidmark || 08/04/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [122 views] Top|| File under:

#1 
This day next year,
young ladies and gents,
you shall hear a thump!

It shall be the 1.6 Mach
super silent X-59,
with the QueSST sump pump.

And in the east they'll claim
a thingy that looks the same,
but that'll be made by a gump.
Posted by: Dron66046 || 08/04/2021 6:01 Comments || Top||

#2  What's getting to be as bad as paywalls is pop-ups that say "We see you're using an ad-blocker." I found the same video on youtube and watched it there.
Posted by: M. Murcek || 08/04/2021 11:50 Comments || Top||

#3  The question is why? If millionaires can fund space exploration, why should the taxpayers fund something private airlines are going to run?
Posted by: Procopius2k || 08/04/2021 13:29 Comments || Top||


Rantburg Health Tip: Men who ejaculate at least 21 times a month slash their risk of prostate cancer by A THIRD, Harvard study finds
[MAIL] Men who ejaculate more often have a lower risk of developing prostate cancer, a new study finds.

Researchers from Harvard University analyzed data from nearly 32,000 men and found that ejaculating at least 21 times a month cut the risk of developing the cancer by one-third.

The links between ejaculation and prostate cancer are not fully known.

However, some believe ejaculation could rid the prostate of carcinogens, lower inflammation and also lead to less stress and better sleep, all of which can reduce risk of the cancer.
Posted by: Skidmark || 08/04/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [243 views] Top|| File under:

#1  "No, your Honor. It is not a prostitution ring. We're a health service."
Posted by: SteveS || 08/04/2021 0:23 Comments || Top||

#2  Guess I'm good!
Posted by: Raj || 08/04/2021 0:36 Comments || Top||

#3  The links between ejaculation and prostate cancer are not fully known.

You don't use it, you lose it?

Think of it - the internet is saving lives as we type.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 08/04/2021 5:17 Comments || Top||

#4 
Brothers we're given a gift.
A longish shaft of muscle,
like a leather gearshift.

If you will not use it,
you may not loose it,
but Darwin will certainly sift.
Posted by: Dron66046 || 08/04/2021 5:27 Comments || Top||

#5  think of it as flushing out the pipes
Posted by: Retard Strength || 08/04/2021 7:02 Comments || Top||

#6  The dreaded DSB. I always suspected there was some type of male longevity connection.
Posted by: Besoeker || 08/04/2021 7:04 Comments || Top||

#7  Didn’t work for me.
Posted by: Croque Fliting8030 || 08/04/2021 7:35 Comments || Top||

#8  The links between ejaculation and prostate cancer are not fully known.

'There have been other contradicting studies.

At least 21 times/month? Did the studies control for 'Bragging."
Posted by: JohnQC || 08/04/2021 12:47 Comments || Top||

#9  So say... 60 times a month? Risk reduced by 3 thirds?

Asking for a friend.
Posted by: DarthVader || 08/04/2021 14:20 Comments || Top||

#10 
Then again....

Right-handed man’ almost masturbates to death: medical case study

Man dies of heart attack
after masturbating 62 times on Valentines day
Posted by: Spike Unath3660 || 08/04/2021 17:03 Comments || Top||


Boeing SCRUBS attempt to launch its $410 million Starliner astronaut capsule to the International Space Station as final checks reveal 'unexpected valve position indications in the propulsion system'
Posted by: Skidmark || 08/04/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [109 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Updating the old mantra:”If it’s Boeing, it ain’t going.”
Posted by: USN, Ret. || 08/04/2021 7:38 Comments || Top||



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