The Big Ragu's Recent Activity

  1. The Big Ragu replied to the thread President Trump: The NEW one and only politics thread.

    I know everyone has their favorites, but I believe Trump prefers the Law & Order with this guy [IMG] To the Law & Order with this guy...

    Jun 3, 2020 at 12:43 PM
  2. The Big Ragu replied to the thread President Trump: The NEW one and only politics thread.

    Has a name ever fit a person better than Hogan Gidley?

    Jun 3, 2020 at 9:21 AM
  3. The Big Ragu replied to the thread Running racism in America thread.

    This morning, one of the first things I clicked on was a video someone put on twitter of a mile or more of people marching through DC...

    Jun 3, 2020 at 9:15 AM
  4. The Big Ragu replied to the thread President Trump: The NEW one and only politics thread.

    That is one hell of an ad. I drown out political ads. It's always a simplistic theme, and one pandering, bullshit promise. But in one...

    Jun 3, 2020 at 8:48 AM
  5. The Big Ragu replied to the thread The Economy.

    Here is Mohamed El-Erian talking about it this morning. FWIW, there were plenty of people pointing this out in the years after the...

    Jun 2, 2020 at 1:59 PM
  6. The Big Ragu attached a file to the thread The Economy.

    One day, people will start to understand. This is the Federal Reserve's balance sheet.[ATTACH] That is the tool they are using to...

    fredgraph.png Jun 2, 2020 at 1:41 PM
  7. The Big Ragu replied to the thread Running racism in America thread.

    This. Plus, I don't get why anyone could be on board with the idea of lunkheads like Derek Chauvin being given badges and guns and a...

    Jun 2, 2020 at 10:48 AM
  8. The Big Ragu replied to the thread President Trump: The NEW one and only politics thread.

    If you are a sucker, it implies you were tricked. But Trump hasn't tricked anyone. You're a "law and order" guy? People voted for him,...

    Jun 2, 2020 at 8:20 AM
  9. The Big Ragu replied to the thread Running racism in America thread.

    Just seeing something that says he also threatened to "activate" AG Bill Barr. [IMG]

    Jun 1, 2020 at 12:03 PM
  10. The Big Ragu replied to the thread Running racism in America thread.

    He was having a little trouble standing his ground that day.

    Jun 1, 2020 at 11:20 AM
  11. The Big Ragu replied to the thread Adaptation to COVID world.

    I'm sad about your not being able to spend time with your granddaughter. When this ends, I am certain you are going to find a way to...

    Jun 1, 2020 at 9:26 AM
  12. The Big Ragu replied to the thread Running racism in America thread.

    I can just speak for where I was. And I hate speaking in generalities. But no, it largely wasn't the same people Saturday night as it...

    Jun 1, 2020 at 8:52 AM
  13. The Big Ragu replied to the thread Running racism in America thread.

    And some reporters were tear gassed, shot with rubber bullets, etc., too. Don't know about a Federal lawsuit, because these are city...

    Jun 1, 2020 at 8:02 AM
  14. The Big Ragu replied to the thread Running racism in America thread.

    We have mostly been in Philadelphia during covid. We are city people with no place away from high infection areas, and this has been...

    Jun 1, 2020 at 5:08 AM
  15. The Big Ragu replied to the thread President Trump: The NEW one and only politics thread.

    Prefaced with, I didn't vote for him. I knew a lot about him going back to the 80s and I knew he was one the biggest bullshit artists...

    May 31, 2020 at 6:19 PM
  16. The Big Ragu replied to the thread Running racism in America thread.

    I didn't say you attacked me. Your question was, "I just want to understand what can people do to get your attention and effect...

    May 30, 2020 at 3:16 PM
  17. The Big Ragu replied to the thread Running racism in America thread.

    So first off, you don't know me. But I was as outraged as anyone when I saw that video of a cop killing that man, just as I was when...

    May 30, 2020 at 2:15 PM
  18. The Big Ragu replied to the thread Running racism in America thread.

    That's where you (and MLK Jr.) lose me, @Azrael I would guess with near certainty that Victor Hugo would not have understood what we...

    May 30, 2020 at 12:25 PM
  19. The Big Ragu replied to the thread Muh Muh Muh My Corona (virus).

    Well, people are acting like idiots and we are in a leadership vacuum, so I can't speak for how sentiment is going to swing. But there...

    May 30, 2020 at 11:26 AM
  20. The Big Ragu replied to the thread Muh Muh Muh My Corona (virus).

    Just saw this after I posted. These kinds of things, too. We should be trying to learn about environments that are hospitable for the...

    May 30, 2020 at 11:11 AM
  21. The Big Ragu replied to the thread Muh Muh Muh My Corona (virus).

    I can't answer this, but whatever you are attributing to randomness is not randomness. Off the top of my head, the practices in schools...

    May 30, 2020 at 11:07 AM
  22. The Big Ragu replied to the thread Running racism in America thread.

    Wish Mark Zuckerberg, Jack Dorsey, etc. had tried to draw a line in the sand a long time ago and said, "We provide the platform. What...

    May 30, 2020 at 9:36 AM
  23. The Big Ragu replied to the thread President Trump: The NEW one and only politics thread.

    We've got the bubonic plague, the great depression and 1960s race riots all at once. If only we had built a wall and made Mexicans pay...

    May 30, 2020 at 7:07 AM
  24. The Big Ragu replied to the thread Muh Muh Muh My Corona (virus).

    A truly egalitarian world? It's a virus. It isn't working on a quota system. And quotas don't make for an egalitarian world, anyhow....

    May 30, 2020 at 6:44 AM
  25. The Big Ragu replied to the thread Will COVID-19 be the needle that finally bursts the sports bubble?.

    Just to elaborate on that last post, because I don't think I was being clear enough. Again, this isn't about what I think or wish they...

    May 29, 2020 at 5:13 PM