My thought is, we saw it in the flashback to when they were handing power to Kuvira in the first place. The United Republic wanted to restore order to the Earth Kingdom, to keep resources flowing rather than out of any humanitarian concern. Nobody seemed to have much concern with how the Earth Queen had been running… » 12/14/14 9:48am 12/14/14 9:48am

Reclaiming former Earth Kingdom territory? A preemptive strike against potential conquerors? May sound paranoid, but the Earth Kingdom seems to thrive on paranoia, and it looked like the United Republic wanted to set up Wu as a puppet ruler, so maybe not that much of a stretch. The Fire Nation's attempt to take over… » 12/06/14 2:53pm 12/06/14 2:53pm

Sure, I'd like to see more action in space, but just because people use the Internet for stupid, trivial stuff does not mean that it isn't a big thing. I have most of the world's knowledge instantly available, and I can do business with someone on the other side of the world as easily as I can with someone in the same… » 12/05/14 1:46pm 12/05/14 1:46pm

If you're going by survival, I'd say any non-sporty, non-luxury British sedan. They used to be all over the place, at lest here in Canada, but now they're just gone. Apparently, there's something like 7 of these Ford Zephyrs left in North America. » 12/03/14 10:09pm 12/03/14 10:09pm