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Forum: Politics 21st November 2003, 19:28
Replies: 2
Views: 756
Posted By LatinoPR
There comes a time in a person's life that they...

There comes a time in a person's life that they get tired of the rants and rave of people who waste their time spewing epithets without knowing other people or really discussing or debating the...
Forum: Politics 21st November 2003, 18:32
Replies: 3
Views: 2,405
Posted By LatinoPR
So, dime, que haria usted? Yo creo que se le debe...

So, dime, que haria usted? Yo creo que se le debe pagar un poco mas, pero la realidad es, que la economia esta en rubo de ser mas global. Si no estarian las companias en los tercer mundos, de que van...
Forum: Politics 17th November 2003, 00:22
Replies: 82
Views: 7,343
Posted By LatinoPR
El Fantasma, Es cierto que los empleados...

El Fantasma,

Es cierto que los empleados federales en la isla pagan impuestos, pero se le entrega de vuelta cuando llena las planillas federales forma 1116, "Foreign Tax Credit" que tambien es...
Forum: Politics 9th November 2003, 18:20
Replies: 6
Views: 1,031
Posted By LatinoPR
Yo creo en la independencia, pero con el voto y...

Yo creo en la independencia, pero con el voto y la verda! Mira mijo, nosotros no queremos una guerra civil, quiza unos pocos, pero la gran majoria de todos los Boricuas no creen en la violencia. Si...
Forum: Politics 9th November 2003, 18:06
Replies: 12
Views: 1,395
Posted By LatinoPR
Guerrillero, Where you get your information...

Guerrillero,

Where you get your information from? In Puerto Rico, the land tax is very low compared to the states. You can own your home and pay based on the minimum it is valued on if it is your...
Forum: Politics 8th November 2003, 02:32
Replies: 6
Views: 924
Posted By LatinoPR
Let's clear something up, there are no cupones in...

Let's clear something up, there are no cupones in Puerto Rico, only the PAN program, which is less money then cupones, but what would you rather have? If they are giving PAN to the poor, good..but...
Forum: Politics 6th November 2003, 02:37
Replies: 6
Views: 924
Posted By LatinoPR
Bueno, siempre pasa algo asi, pero

"Los 80 soldados en cuestión, que se han autobautizado "el pelotón perdido", fueron adjuntados al batallón 124 de Florida para su misión en Irak y desde entonces son discriminados y abusados, dicen....
Forum: Politics 24th October 2003, 23:12
Replies: 16
Views: 2,210
Posted By LatinoPR
La Playa said: "I hope that your...

La Playa said:


"I hope that your assessment of the lack of danger from the radar and your prediction that is will be gone is correct.

Yes, signals will not be that bad if beamed away from...
Forum: Politics 24th October 2003, 23:00
Replies: 5
Views: 2,788
Posted By LatinoPR
May he rest in Peace! Que Dios lo tenga en la...

May he rest in Peace! Que Dios lo tenga en la gloria.

I met Don Luis and spoke to hear briefly in 1980 while he was promoting one of his albums of piano music in Mayaguez Mall. I shook his hand...
Forum: Politics 17th October 2003, 00:00
Replies: 16
Views: 2,210
Posted By LatinoPR
La Playa, Yes, there is no doubt that...

La Playa,

Yes, there is no doubt that microwave at 2 megawatts is very harmful, however, there is no “back splash” since microwave is a concentrated beam. What is bounced back is a “residue”...
Forum: Politics 15th October 2003, 22:42
Replies: 16
Views: 2,210
Posted By LatinoPR
It is true that radar emissions can cause...

It is true that radar emissions can cause problems to humans and can cause electro (sensitive) explosives devices (EED) to blow up, but to say that it can cause bullets to explode is another thing....
Forum: Politics 26th September 2003, 21:27
Replies: 22
Views: 2,363
Posted By LatinoPR
Slyguy, Said: "Countries that "cast...

Slyguy,

Said:

"Countries that "cast off" former colonies have a history of being brutally efficient about it. In the case of your "colonial" cousins the Philippines, citizenship was removed...
Forum: Politics 25th September 2003, 19:06
Replies: 22
Views: 2,363
Posted By LatinoPR
Slyguy, So you do live in the states. Now, I...

Slyguy,

So you do live in the states. Now, I do believe PR will be free and independent, however, I lived half of my life on the island, so I do know how many feel about independence. Many would...
Forum: Politics 24th September 2003, 14:25
Replies: 22
Views: 2,363
Posted By LatinoPR
Slyguy said: "If independence is given, I...

Slyguy said:

"If independence is given, I doubt seriously that there will be a mass exodus to the States, because they simply won't allow it to happen. There is already a US Customs Section at...
Forum: Politics 1st September 2003, 19:57
Replies: 15
Views: 1,608
Posted By LatinoPR
Where are we going with this? Camano, if...

Where are we going with this? Camano, if Communism is a great thing, then why did it died in the former Soviet bloc countries? Anyway, you live in Canada, a non-communist country, more of a...
Forum: Politics 1st September 2003, 19:46
Replies: 16
Views: 4,075
Posted By LatinoPR
Miranda, Very good points on historical...

Miranda,

Very good points on historical facts. However, if the PPD came out and stated that free association concept will not guarantee U.S. citizenship, then many rank and file would make their...
Forum: Politics 1st September 2003, 13:49
Replies: 16
Views: 4,075
Posted By LatinoPR
Miranda said: "What about American...

Miranda said:

"What about American citizenship? This is "LA PAPA CALIENTE" of the status debate. Most Puerto Ricans think that within this highly charged nationalist atmosphere they will be...
Forum: Bible 31st August 2003, 16:24
Replies: 11
Views: 4,287
Posted By LatinoPR
Very well put Jibaro. I have studied a little...

Very well put Jibaro. I have studied a little about the old and new testaments and many just take it very literally in some of its section without knowing history or the period of time that it was...
Forum: History 30th August 2003, 21:36
Replies: 61
Views: 32,707
Posted By LatinoPR
We do use African influnced words

Stanly said:

"I believe there is a strong African influence in PR or perhaps their genes are more dominant. The music has Afro influences. I don't think we use any African words in our language."...
Forum: Politics 28th August 2003, 20:09
Replies: 16
Views: 4,075
Posted By LatinoPR
Sure, everyone has the right to free speech. The...

Sure, everyone has the right to free speech. The problem with individuals that speak like the Arch Bishop is that they give the impression that they speak for the whole organization, in this case the...
Forum: Politics 28th August 2003, 17:41
Replies: 58
Views: 4,748
Posted By LatinoPR
Talking This ok, but it maybe good to have Spanish...

This ok, but it maybe good to have Spanish better? I agree, please if you find another article, leave in its original text. :)
Forum: Politics 27th August 2003, 19:39
Replies: 22
Views: 2,363
Posted By LatinoPR
Miranda, I agree that nothing was done in...

Miranda,


I agree that nothing was done in the past, and I am trying to be optimistic about the white house pushing the task force, but I suspect they are trying to pander to the Latino vote in...
Forum: Politics 27th August 2003, 19:27
Replies: 7
Views: 3,056
Posted By LatinoPR
Good post! Like I have said before, if not...

Good post! Like I have said before, if not statehood then full independence! Let us break this false status. "Commonwealth" worked real good for all involved in the past; PPD, U.S. Military and...
Forum: Politics 27th August 2003, 19:15
Replies: 16
Views: 4,075
Posted By LatinoPR
Camano, If I remember correctly, I think...

Camano,

If I remember correctly, I think that there was more to the declaration that seem to be pulling Puerto Rico away from the USA. I wish I could find the exact wording, but the PPD push it in...
Forum: Politics 25th August 2003, 20:36
Replies: 12
Views: 1,456
Posted By LatinoPR
Can someone please point to me where in the US...

Can someone please point to me where in the US Constitution does it say "separation of church and state"? The American founders put "Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion...
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