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Welcome to the Mongolian political horsewhispering forum, also known as /mlpol/. This thread is dedicated to helping out newfags coming to the site with integrating into the local culture. If you have a question about something, or need spoonfed on something, don't be afraid to ask me or any other Anon willing to help.

Here's a few things to start.

1.- Read the policy page first: https://mlpol.net/policy.html

2.- When in doubt, lurk moar.

3.- Praise American, Praise Football.

4.- MODS = GODS.

5.- Anonfilly did nothing wrong.

6.- No one knows what /1ntr/ is for, not even /1ntr/.

7.- Check the catalog.

8.- Go away, Zald.

9.- Don't start shit.

11.- This is nice board.

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12.- The right to bare ponies SHALL NOT BE INFRINGED.
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You guys ever lose something for no good reason? It's a dumb thing, but years ago I failed to archive my favorite podcast, and now it's completely shoahed as far as I can tell. I'll never hear the likes of it again.
Bad sectors and hard drive failure are common causes.
It always amazes me how it was so good, and heard by so many, and yet none of us who listened backed it up. Or at least if anyone did they're not hosting it anywhere.

Kiwi Farms?
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Does anyone have the new Kiwi farms url? They supposedly migrated to Russian servers but the cucks at Google appear to be censoring search results. I tried Yandex too but nada.
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Da GUNT - No Woman 2 Me (feat. Notorious H.R.T).mp4
Troons on suicide watch.
Not quite. The site responds but it is not sending any data additional back. It means that it won't load (timed out).
It's working here and there for me.
Still timing out here.
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It appears that the responsible for the Kiwifarms hack are British zogbots.
This is why you need to use Tor or Nord VPN.

Matthew, Mark, Luke and John
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How many of you Jew haters have Jewish names? Have you ever thought about changing your Heb name to a Nordic one? I did.
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>moloch worshippers are the same as the ancient judahites
no one is falling for your gay normie depiction of the old testament retard
Lmao pathetic plant worshippers like you deserve the flame. Inshallah
The dead Jew worshipers get their panties up in a bunch when anyone who worships the true Nord religion says anything about their dead god. Jesus was a Jew who couldn't save himself. How can he possibly save you?
The OP was right. Anyone who keeps their given Jew name is a race traitor.
It's still better than being named "Thor". Absolute cringe.
>race traitor
Your ~2000 years of Christian ancestors disagree.
Pagans ruled the Earth for 200,000+ years.
Pagans accomplished nothing of note on the world stage, pagans abandoned pseudoreligious nature worship in favor of Christianity for a reason. They recognized Christ as someone better than barbarian snowniggers.

Writefag Support Circle: A Gathering of Based Gentlemen Who Smoke Pipes.
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Hello. This is the second thread of the writefag circle, here: >>299458 →

Basically all that is said in that OP applies to this one but I'll go through the 'rules' of this thread here as well.

So, the main point of this thread is to facilitate and enable Anons' writefagging; in a similar way pride facilitates and enables aids.;^P The Anons in this thread can be seperated into two camps: Anons who wants help with their writing project(s) and Anons that feel inclined to help those aforementioned shrek-colored skinheads.

Crafting and beta-reading is what we do here, any critique of literature not made by a guy submitted for this thread should be incidental; it should be when you —as a beta-reader of fics posted ITT— make a comparision between the fic your reviewing and some other story for the sake of demonstrating your point, whatever it is.

This is NOT: A review thread for unsolicited rants about random media which does not fall into the mold for how to use a refrence in this thread described in the above paragraph. Meaning if you're not using —like, let's pick something arbitrary— Naruto for a comparision in your critique of someone's writing itt, then don't bring it up. I understand that tangents can happen and if it's like a few exchanges with a pair of posters; then it's fine. However, don't make this a pattern and also move whatever off-thread-topic discussion to a more fitting board/thread. There's after all no problem with finding someone to converse with and share perspectives on a subject you care about but just take it to an appropriate thread. Sidenote: Nigel, these rules applies to you in a stricter fashion because I would not have to detail them with this much precision if it weren't for you.

I hope that I haven't scared anybody off. This is still suppose to be a chill af thread. Funposting is very much allowed and encouraged. It really is more that some type of posting —like, things that are completely irrelevant to the thread— does not belong here. I know, rocket-science and a rule that is seldom seen and highly unique for this thread. Perhaps you could call it a... Novelty. (You) intelligent lurker, obviously get the subtext of this OP so you probably won't need to worry about any of this. I'd say if you're unsure if what you're about to post belongs in the thread, then post it anyway. The worst that can happen is that someone tells you to move it to another thread and you get a better insight of what post belongs in thread. If you consist on fish and chips, however, I'd sugguest you think twice on what you're posting and perhaps even ask beforehand if your rant about lefties and Undertale belongs here.

If there are any questions on the OP, ask away?
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If I'm introducing a character who's not poor and starving I need some kind of reason why that character can't or won't send supplies to starving friends. Plus if the protag just walks past a kid yelling "Extra, extra, read all about it! 24 kids and 14 women are among those wounded or killed by another Muslim suicide bomber!" would the audience give a shit? The Mudbombs have to kill a character the audience cares about. The era of people crying in Star Wars 1 theatres on opening night because some planet they knew nothing about got blown up by the Death Star is over, movies were made to try and get people to give a shit about the places and cultures and people killed by the Empire's rise and barely anyone gave two shits anyway.

Acts of Islamic violence against humanity rarely hit the news but they regularly happen.

I understand that we live in a world that's used to horrible things happening. But if even one Muslim bombing, gang rape, or machete attack happens in this country that's too many. One instance of British cops siding with Muslims over Brits and their raped children would be too many. There are many cases of this happening, too many.
I understand that a society that allows alcohol will have drunk drivers if the punishments for drunk driving aren't severe enough, but Muslims worship a literal pedophile who rallied retards to kill and rape and infiltrate and subvert and lie and terrorize in his name.

Fundamentally, Islam is incompatible with the Christian ideals of western society and the "enlightenment ideals" of Atheist society, yet Atheists suck Muslim and Jew cock because they're terrified by evil and amused by familiarity. The Atheist thinks he can reap the benefits of life in a mostly Christian society no matter how much degeneracy he engages in or encourages. He thinks his Christian values are "universal" and "humanist" and equally respected by all cultures.
It's a shame the Muslims who stole land from the Christians are having their stolen land stolen by the Jews, but if any of their Islamic behaviour was motivated by anything done to them by external forces rather than a result of who they are and what barbaric pro-pedophilia nonsense they choose to believe, they would exclusively target Jews and Jewish infrastructure with their suicide bombings and "peaceful" attacks instead of allying with Jews and their pet Feminists against whites and their Western Civilization.

Muslims are evil. They worship a pedophile who promises his followers an isolated "Heaven" with child brides to rape.

Muslims are pathetic. Despite following none of the laws of civilized society they expect to be as protected from criticism and their victims as the Jews. They dish out all sorts of abuse but they cannot take any back without crying and running to a white cop or pedophile muslim cop to beg for help and bring down the authoritarian leftist anarcho-tyrannical state's hammer necessary for subjugating the white man. Without white cops and ddievershitty hire muslim cops, muslim gang problems would be easily solvable when the parents of raped/murdered kids with nothing left to live for remember how to use knives and make 3D printed guns. Muslims are cruel when you are powerless and terrified into begging for mercy and hiding their evil nature when you are free.

Muslims are morons. There is nothing of value in the Quran intellectually, spiritually, or morally. There is no "science" in the Quran. There is no "Intellectualism" in Muslim apologists, you'd have better luck finding intellectualism in Communists. Whites invented everything except the Islamic dynamite vest.

Muslims are hypocrites. Their religion forbids men from fucking men yet they're fucking gay and in love with fucking little boys. Ask a soldier about the gay shit they saw, the gay pedo shit they saw, the straight pedo shit they saw. Most of them saw gay and gay pedo shit. If they're even willing to talk about what they saw without being terrified of "seeming racist" and losing everything.

Muslims are backstabbers. Anyone proposing an alliance between white men and Muslims ignores the fact that Muslims come here for white kids, not for the heads of Jews. Palestine isn't even an afterthought when they traffic and drug and rape white kids in jew-controlled white lands.

Muslims are evil, pathetic, cowardly, violent, dishonest, rapey, and fucking hilariously stupid. They think the sun sets on earth in a muddy spring to "get shiny". https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TAc8fgZmMzA

Before I knew about Jews I used to shove this in people's faces to check if they're human or pedophiles. https://www.thereligionofpeace.com/ Pedophiles play damage control for the pedo religion, humans are so rightfully disgusted by it that even those with a lifetime of leftist programming start to think maybe, just maybe, this shit is too much and dievershitty isn't worth it.

Muslims are a problem for white civilization, and Jews are the reason why these problems are brought here and allowed to get away with acting like Pedo Mo, the dead barbarian child-bride-having kidfucker warmonger they worship, idolize, emulate, and name their children after. There are no good Muslims, only explodey arabians who don't have the balls to leave their religion of evil and get hated by their parents and the islamic community. They also lack the IQ necessary to notice they're the only religion that pulls this shit and there are ex-muslim communities that would be happy to have more ex-muslim friends.
Anyway, you know how some foreign sweatshop workers are given drugs to keep them working, fucking pills instead of food and food breaks, maybe even addictive drugs to keep them coming back even if they want to quit?

That's not something you're likely to see in a fantasy setting. It's too dark and realistic to be something that makes you say "Holy shit, that's so cool!"

Arcane took inspiration from real world drugs and the themes of its story when making Shimmer, they made it cool enough to fit in a fantasy story and deep enough to tie into the story's themes. It's not some preachy anti-drug PSA yet it still manages to show recreational drug abuse as something devastating to society because it is.

Arcane features Shimmer, a drug used to gain the raw physical power needed to become strong enough for the dangerous world of the Undercity. It cranks everything up to 11, because the Undercity's all about that. Even the scientist guy from the Undercity is all "These dangerous crystals stabilize at high frequencies! Don't try to dampen the crystals, CRANK IT!". Shimmer is what the Undercity is at its worst, the external force that brings out the worst in you. Shimmer is corrupting, it's addictive, it's power. And it's Silco's. His idea of a free Undercity is a drug-addicted shithole governed by drug kingpins, a hellhole full of raves and whorehouses and massive income inequality, and his idea of a healthy adopted daughter is an isolated violent delusional tortured traumatized chaos gremlin even he struggles to control. His dying act is trying to remove her freedom to choose, getting shot for trying to shoot her sister during a scene where she isn't sure whether to choose her sister or Silco. He's a cunt and his talk of all of this being necessary and how he was doing all of this for freedom falls flat when he's willing to give it all up for his daughter and when compared to Ekko's Firelights and their beautiful SolarPunk home. Silco's a great villain and a nuanced fuckup doing his best no matter what it costs him or others. Even in scenes where he isn't present, if his drug or his influence on his city or the character he has influenced are there, he feels present. This poisonous artificial corrupting chemical substance is his influence, the corrupting nature of power and reliance on it, it's power and his ideology's obsession with it.

They could have just given Silco multiple generic drugs with fantasy names, but they decided to make it one drug, his drug, while doing something that matches the "ChemPunk and SteamPunk and MagicPunk clashing" aesthetic of its setting. League of Legends' setting and story was always a meme, the game is called LOL and it was going to get subtitles sometimes like LOL: Wizard Thief Fighter (WTF) and Pirates With Ninjas (PWN) before someone realized that was retarded, it's a kitchen sink where they just dump shit in. There's a good fantasy kingdom and a bad fantasy kingdom and a pirate place and a ninja place and an Egyptian desert place and a frozen norse place and more. And those responsible for the show managed to create what feels like a cohesive world out of these clashing aesthetics and time periods and cliches and subverted cliches. It's incredible. They took one of a million third rate lolsorandum teehee explosions bootleg Deadpool/Harley Quinn wannabes and created a character leagues better than Harley Quinn ever was, because while a dumb bitch in love with her abuser is sad (and her becoming a "feminist icon of female empowerment" is fucking boring) this broken little girl from a family she broke in a broken world that also broke her first family is even sadder.

I want to put something like that in my story, some kind of super steroid that numbs the mind and soul and enhances the body, something the protagonist's people are forced to take to survive as they're worked to death by the demons in charge. Perhaps a drug that keeps them from developing magic and the capacity to use it to resist, kills their connection to God and the spirits of their ancestors, and stops them from vomiting with disgust at the shit state of the world and hating those responsible. Perhaps a drug that helps them relive happy memories or lucid dream and fantasize isekai escapist rebel-fantasy YA stuff. I don't care if someone writes it off as a ripoff of Shimmer or We Happy Few's Joy or Code Geass's Refrain. There are probably more than a million fantasy drugs out there based on real ones and fantasy drugs designed to represent complex societal problems.
Forgot to post it here, but Chapter 2 is available if anyone wants to read:
Proofreader said my drug storyline was too dark and the protags should never do drugs willingly if they're going to lead an army against degeneracy.

Beastars definitely mishandles the idea of drugs. We don't give a shit about Riz the Grizzly Bear until he's revealed to be the killer that started this shizophrenic clusterfuck of a plot, and we don't give a shit about the muscle weakening headache inducing drugs he is supposed to take or how honey helps with the symptoms because we don't learn he's supposed to take these pills until after we learn he chose to stop taking them once he formed a relationship with a guy, accidentally injured him by not being on the pills, and ate for rejecting him after the injury. Maybe if all carnivores were forced to take pills like that including carnivores the audience gives a shit about? Or recommended to take these pills to help them fit into herbivore society, and forced to take them or worse ones that destroy their minds and bodies if they ever break the law? The pills could be a metaphor for how society and its lies hold you back. Its military could be allowed to eat meat and reject the pills as a metaphor for how society relies on strong men despite hating them. Its hypocritical police force could be above the pill and meat laws too, perhaps.

Perhaps if the spectre of chemical castration with extra steps always loomed over the heads of all carnivores even the heroes it would have been too dark. But then what's the point in bringing up drugs if you're not going to dark places with them? Fallout made drugs videogame powerups with a cost: Addictions aka stat penalties that go away over time or can be removed if you take the time to take a trip to any doctor and get your addictions cured. The punishment is time loss in games with a time limit. F3 removed the time limit because BugthEAsderp is faggoted and FNV was better without a time limit but despite Fallout Equestria's attempt to make a fucking arc out of Party Time Mint-Als addiction the author wasn't smart enough to do it right himself or well-read enough to rip off someone who did it right.

Zootopia's initial drafts were too dark for Disney. That's how the story goes, but their initial drafts were shit. A society where all carnivores are forced to wear shock collars that taze them for feeling any emotion too strongly, and one foxman makes a theme park where carnivores can take their collars off and ride rollercoasters and enjoy animal themed activities and carnival games? This is too dark AND too divorced from human reality to say anything about human society. Also Judy Hopps seemed like too much of a cunt for thinking the shock collars were necessary and a good idea.

One proofreader said to me "Builders aren't forced to use steroids to keep their jobs over here so you shouldn't exaggerate that in the fantasy world". Is that good advice? Isn't exaggerating everything part of the point of fantasy? The consequences for good and bad deeds become huge, the righteous hero magically objectively proven to be 100% morally pure was chosen by Gods and destiny to do the good deeds ONLY he has what it takes to do, the old bastard landlord in a mansion on the hill becomes a mad tyrannical king or giant evil dragon, and the consequences of the villains winning are easily understood catastrophes like a giant space laser destroying worlds, or a dark wizard draining everybody's life force, or a satanic vampiric buff darkness dragon with a smaller dragon for a dick summoning a horde of undead to kill all life while going mwahahaha.

So I like this site you were using and began writing on it myself. Here's what I got so far.
>be starving farmer whose produce and profit is mainly stolen by the govt, sometimes have to hunt in the woods without a license to make ends meet
>and be builder forced to make condos and hotels for the elites to fill with rapefugees
>and miner thinking about how what he mines will be misused by the elites, forced to wear a shitty paper mask that does nothing to protect him from the fumes and miner's lung
>and horny gimmicky cafe worker servicing rich cunts, forced to put his dignity aside because you can't eat principles
This is too many jobs, right? He could be forced to do a different one each day because of zero hour contracts but this might be too much to show during a single "regular day" I want to write at the start of the story before the shit hits the fan. It establishes how awful life is before the main plot starts.

Happening - Nord Stream 1 & 2 pipelines sabotaged
Tagesspiegel newspaper reports that a sudden loss of pressure in three natural gas pipelines between Russia and Germany is likely to have been a “targeted attack” carried out by either Russia or Ukraine.
Pressure in the Nord Stream 2 undersea gas pipeline dropped from 300 to 7 bars on Sunday night, followed by a similar occurrence in Nord Stream 1’s on Monday afternoon.
The sudden drop of pressure in the Nord Stream 2 pipeline may also have caused a gas leak near the island of Bornholm in the Baltic Sea, a situation being monitored by Danish authorities.
An anonymous source told Tagesspiegel that German authorities “can’t imagine a scenario that isn’t a targeted attack,” and that their assessment has concluded, “Everything speaks against a coincidence.”
The attack had to be deliberate because it would have been carried out by special forces, navy divers or a submarine which were able to reach the bottom of the sea.
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>Potential sabotage: What's behind the Nord Stream pipeline leaks? | DW News
>Danish and Swedish officials on Tuesday said two leaks had been identified on the Nord Stream 1 Russia-Europe gas pipeline in the Baltic Sea. The news came only hours after a similar development on its twin pipeline, Nord Stream 2. Both conduits have become flash points in the escalating energy war that has sent gas prices rocketing since Russia's invasion of Ukraine. Officials said a pressure drop was detected in the Nord Stream 1 undersea gas channel soon after a similar fall was detected in its sister pipeline, Nord Stream 2. Both of Nord Stream 1's two lines are affected, while one of Nord Stream 2's pipelines showed a drop in pressure. Marine authorities identified a gas leak southeast of the Danish island of Bornholm as the likely cause of the issue affecting Nord Stream 2. Danish officials warned of a threat to shipping in the area and asked vessels to steer clear. Swedish authorities on Tuesday said there were two leaks on Nord Stream 1 — one in the Danish maritime economic zone and the other in the Swedish one. The two leaks were reported to be very close to one another. The German economy ministry said it was investigating the incident.
>"We currently do not know the reason for the drop in pressure," it said.
>Blasts registered by Swedish seismologists
>Seismologists from Sweden's National Seismology Centre (SNSN) told public broadcaster SVT that powerful blasts had been registered in the areas of the gas leaks on Monday.
>"There is no doubt that these were explosions," SNSN seismologist Bjorn Lund told SVT.
>Denmark's armed forces meanwhile released footage showing bubbles on the surface of the Baltic Sea above the Nordstream 1 and 2 pipelines and reported that the largest of the leaks had caused surface disturbance of around 1 kilometer (0.62 miles) in diameter.
>US Ships Suspected Of Sabotage Attack On Nord Stream Pipelines
>It is reasonably suspected that the pipeline was blown up by the special services of the United States in order to finally stop the gas supplies to Germany from Russia.
>On September 27, the detachment of US Navy ships led by the amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge announced the completion of work in the area of the alleged sabotage on gas pipelines. US ships completed their tasks in the Baltic Sea and were spotted heading to the Baltic Straits into the North Sea.
>The group of US ships was spotted 30 kilometers from the site of the alleged sabotage on the Nord Stream-1 gas pipeline and 50 kilometers from the threads of the Nord Stream-2 gas pipeline.
>Tucker Carlson: This is an atrocity
>Fox News host Tucker Carlson reacts to the possibility of sabotage to the Nord Stream pipelines on 'Tucker Carlson Tonight.'


Sadly, it is not.

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Don't forget Lina.
Also, new Italian MEP is named Caius Julius Caesar Mussolini:
Future is looking bright for Italy.


>Meghan McCain is happy
Shit, that's not a good sign.
I was watching pictures of her surrounded by other "right-wing" politicians, even she attended CPAC and gave an speech to the American audience, so she is a partner of Conservative Inc.
I expect grandiose discourses and blaming the opposition, but very little actual action. 95% she's another controlled opposition plant, otherwise her party would never allowed her to present a candidacy.

Anonfilly Thread - Long Edition
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>Spoonfeed me. What's this thread about?
This thread typically consists of Anon gone filly, as he's thrust into a new life as a cute little pony.
>What's to be expected?
Fillies, cuteness, Anon-tier shenanigans, bitchy Twilight, desires to be the little filly, etc..

>Any archive of photos or stories?
Dropbox (Photos):

>I'm a contributor.
Great! For writers, just notify All Nighter Fgt Lone15, so you can have your green added to the Doc. For artists, animators, or any other content makers, you can store your fillies in the Dropbox for future viewing pleasure.
Some especially based faggot also recently compiled nearly every filly image ever created, which you can check out here: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1AowOdwFzlbRk0FVZsRGRYe2hyKhzo2h3?usp=sharing
Assess how well you fit into the filly hivemind: https://projects.fivethirtyeight.com/personality-quiz/?group=-LdS-38NvfIG9PHPrYB8
>I don't like this thread because of reasons.
You'll never know how it is unless you try a dose of filly.
Old-mare Thread: >>302006 →
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Okay, it was that simple, huh? Very cute though.
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Bad Purple.
:anonfilly: you now remember that we have ponemojy

Coronavirus Thread #12 - Questions Edition
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The old thread >>331297 → hit the bump limit.
Post Corona-Chan stuff here.
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>Last-ditch warning to the re-vaxxed: "8 mice" is NOT a study
Covidians going for their "booster".

>pic 2
We did close the Southern border though. All the liberals were mad at Trump for doing it, and then Biden was too pussy to reverse the decision until a couple months ago.
>We did close the Southern border though.
The TV said so.
Truth is that the cook of the restaurant around the block, an invader not able to write Spanish properly, said around April last year that he had to go to Mexico, that in 3 months he would be back. He came back after 3 months and made the trip from Texas to Connecticut in a charted van in 4 days.
The closed border has always been a joke for the viewers.
By the way, the same networks (without government knowledge) ferrying invaders today are the same than 10 years ago, nothing has changed about them.

Economic WWIII Thread
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As I'm sure everyone is aware of the happening involving a certain two countries. What people may not be as aware of is the full-on economic WWIII that is being waged between the West and Russia, with battle lines being drawn across the world.
Consider first and foremost, that the countries that have passed sanctions against Russia is NATO countries, EU countries (even then, some are hesitant due to their dependence on Russian oil and gas, more on that later), and the G7 Countries (US, CAN, UK, FR, IT, DE, JP) as well as South Korea, Australia, New Zealand and a smattering of Pacific island nations.
But what of the rest of the world?

Know this, the economic WWIII that is being waged goes far beyond Ukraine. What is at stake is nothing less than the future of the US Dollar itself. But for that, we need background.

The Petrodollar: In the 1970s, President Nixon took the US Dollar off the gold standard, effectively rendering it a fiat currency that can be just printed at will. A myriad of reasons went into this decision, but around the same time, the US made a deal with the Saudi royal family: The US would guarantee protection for Saudi Arabia, if the Saudis traded oil for exclusively dollars. This marked the beginning of the US Dollar as the world's reserve currency as Saudi Arabia was the #1 producer and exporter of oil worldwide. This in turn meant other countries needed to buy up dollars in bulk to purchase Saudi oil, thus creating a massive demand for US dollars as the rest of the Middle Eastern OPEC countries adopted the dollar for oil trades. Therefore, the dominance of the US Dollar was cemented throughout the world especially since EVERYONE needs oil in order to even function, much less have proper militaries.

This has several effects on the Dollar. Due to the sheer global demand for the dollar, this makes the US dollar have massive purchasing power which in turn means we can just simply run massive spending bills and export the inflation to other countries. If the Dollar fell in value, exporters who need our consumption would witness their currencies grow stronger, which in turn means higher prices for their exports, which creates lower demand as the US would have to pay more for those exports, which in turn means less imports from those exporters, which ultimately hurts them. So they intentionally devalue their currencies in order to keep the system going. In short, the Petrodollar is good for the US... not so good for everyone else.
This is why the US government passes spending bills that are now in the trillions and has racked up over $30T in debt with impunity, because they've never needed to worry about spending limits, they can just print more money as needed and export the inflation to the rest of the world.

However, this all hinges on the rest of the world wanting our dollars. What happens if other countries try to trade oil for other currencies? Enter Saddam Hussein. In the early 2000s, he tried to trade Iraqi oil for Euros. He was overthrown, and Iraq went back on the Dollar with no discussion of going off the Dollar since then. Gaddaffi tried to trade Libyan oil for a gold-back Dinar as part of the push towards integration within the African Union. He was overthrown and brutally killed by a mob after a NATO-led intervention against him with airstrikes and a color revolution.
These are all backwater countries that have no hope of standing up to the US military obviously. What happens if Russia or China go off the Dollar? So what do we do if say, the BRICS countries dump the Dollar? Make no mistake, dumping the dollar globally means the inflation we've been exporting overseas will start coming back home. The "official" 8% inflation figure in the US is just a small taste of what's to come...


Back to the economic WWIII at hand. The trigger was when the Western world passed sweeping sanctions against Russia including seizing half of Russia's foreign exchange reserves (amounted to $300B out of $640B). But what are foreign exchange reserves?
>Foreign exchange reserves (also called forex reserves or FX reserves) are cash and other reserve assets such as gold held by a central bank or other monetary authority that are primarily available to balance payments of the country, influence the foreign exchange rate of its currency, and to maintain confidence in financial markets.
>Often, for convenience, the cash or securities are retained by the central bank of the reserve or other currency and the "holdings" of the foreign country are tagged or otherwise identified as belonging to the other country without them actually leaving the vault of that central bank. From time to time they may be physically moved to the home or another country.
Know this: the seizure of Russia's fx reserves has sent waves throughout the financial world as other countries that aren't highlighted in yellow in the third picture have started to question the wisdom of holding US dollars when their reserves can be seized by the West in an instant if they should fail to toe the Western party line. Some have even cut out the dollar altogether in trades with Russia. Enter India.

Not long after the Ruble crashed and the price of Russian oil collapsed well below the Brent crude asking price, there were reports that India made a deal to buy oil from Russia at a hefty 25% discount. Most significantly, the payment was to be made in Rupees, not Dollars.
India has a vested interest in continuing friendly relations with Russia for two main reasons: Russia supplies the majority of weapons for India via sales, and India wishes to have a friendly Russia as a counterweight to China. Russia in turn wishes to turn India against the West and also have India available in order to prevent utter dependence on China, while also selling Russian oil to both countries. Realpolitik in action.

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>Germany takes control of Russian-owned refinery amid energy crisis
>Germany took control of a major Russian-owned oil refinery on Friday, risking retaliation from Moscow as Berlin strives to shore up energy supplies and meet its European Union commitment to eliminate Russian oil imports by the end of the year.
>The economy ministry said it was putting a unit of Russian oil firm Rosneft (ROSN.MM) under the trusteeship of the industry regulator and taking over the business' Schwedt refinery, which supplies 90% of Berlin's fuel.
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>In other news: "Twitch blocked the channel of a Russian who was broadcasting his 24/7 gas stove to Europeans.
>The Twitch streaming platform has removed the channel of a resident of Rostov-on-Don with the nickname russiangas1, who trolls Europeans with a round-the-clock broadcast with burning gas burners and boasted about the low price of gas in Russia."
Even if they seize the refinery (which is literally stealing), can they even use it without the Russian oil it processes?
Not without to reconfigure it. To my knowledge every refinery is fine tuned to some kind of oil, in the German case, the Ural Brent.
>Americans think
Citizens don't think.
Americans think.
Americans can be identified by their body and spirit.

Who would Americans choose to help during the Russian Revolution? What would they look like?
Who would a Citizen choose to help during the Russian Revolution? What would they look like?
Who would Americans choose to help during WW2? What would they look like?
Who would a Citizen choose to help during WW2? What would they look like?

When given a choice between a CIA puppet state governed by an actor installed by the State Department, and a Russian ogliarch who rose to power within the communist party of Russia, who would an American choose to help?

Americans understand that the collapse was inevitable, and know the root causes.
Citizens don't.

An American has fully embraced the mantra of the founding fathers: Fuck You. Fuck Taxes. Fuck any man who infringes on natural rights.
A citizen consents that the state has authority on him, a sovereign American claims that the state is invalid and its abolishment is due.

US politics thread.
Given that a new political circus episode is coming, what better than a dedicated bread,
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His thoughts match the democrats'.

>The GOP Is Expecting Payback Post-2022
>Simply put, we deplorable semi-fascist monsters who are racist no matter what color we are or whether we actually are racist, and who merely built, fed, fueled and defended this country, want our pound of flesh from the progressives who have screwed with us. Maybe two pounds, or for sissy metric system people, round it up to a kilogram. The House redo on the Contract with America is fine, I guess, but we all know that a GOP Congress can’t pass laws without Gumby in the White House signing the bills, and that is not happening. Yet we still want action. More specifically, we want vengeance, and if we help the Republicans take Congress in 2022, we better see some payback pronto.
Wishful thinking. The uniparty is not going to punish itself, but perhaps it might offer some low level, nobody cares, sacrificial goats.
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>The GOP has accepted gay "marriage"

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