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Americans working longer and older
Staying in the workforce longer. The reasons listed are all various versions of financial reasons. They need money
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last by sean_renaud about 10 hours ago
Another Thursday down
You know that point where you have enough cleaning to do where everything else is absolutley fascinating? Yeah - I'm there. All I had planned to take care of was to get rid of the old clothes and I can't even manage to do that. The laziness has complete
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last by one_wired_kitty about 11 hours ago
The US is an oligarchy, study concludes
According to research done by Princeton and Northwestern universities, it is suggested that the US political system serves special interests instead of voters. The US government is ruled by those of the rich and powerful. The study “&hellip
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last by sean_renaud about 14 hours ago
Turn the other cheek
It's nearly unheard of that you hear about anybody in real life turning the other cheek. Here's a real life example though of a
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last by wombat about 10 hours ago
Seriously a Confederate Flag?
Okay first things first, it's important to remember that students have any right to freedom of speech, school grounds and school events are controlled for starters by states who technically have no obligation to obey the Constitution. Usually the Court
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Somedays it sucks being the little guy
Even if you get paid 118k In general I'm not a huge fan of eminent domain. I understand why it exists, there is always that one
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An anti-Measles Drug
Early studies are looking promising for a drug to battle measles. Scientists have discovered a drug that may help in the fight against measles a vir
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Cocoon
This post will undoubtedly come as a complete surprise to everyone who has ever read my posts. Not many years ago I found myself at a crossroads with my beliefs and my faith, having spent my entire life thinking I was a Christian (but not living
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last by wombat about 11 hours ago
Iran is cutting it's nuke program
In the face of yet another Obama failure the UN is preparing to announce that Iran has lived up to its end of the bargain in cutti
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Chinese Pollution, American Problem
China's pollution may be contributing to America's winters. The long and short of this is that pollution doesn't respect random
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wombat commented about 10 hours ago on
Turn the other cheek
Maybe I will see you in the afterlife, and we can share a chuckle. If not, then hope we were both good worm food! (Still, I'm with you on the "other people telling me what to do" thing. I hate read the rest
sean_renaud commented about 10 hours ago on
Americans working longer and older
Yeah, the mass loss of pensions is a bit of a read the rest
wombat commented about 10 hours ago on
Americans working longer and older
Hubby jokes that he will be retired and free to drive me to my job in bad weather before long, but it is no joke. We are both still wondering if we will survive read the rest
sean_renaud commented about 10 hours ago on
Number of Uninsured Americans down!
The exemption list says if you were uninsured for less than 3 months your straight. Note that taxes are due pretty much now so we're talking about 2013 not right now. And 2014 is a ways a way. So not so much a grace period as they are only checking read the rest
sean_renaud commented about 10 hours ago on
Turn the other cheek
As much shit as you'll hear me give religious people *most* of it is aimed at getting them to realize they have no right to tell me what to do with my life. Dream all you read the rest
wombat commented about 10 hours ago on
Number of Uninsured Americans down!
Yeah, but he didn't have it that day that they said he was in trouble, and he still has three months to go. (If he keeps this job and doesn't get fired or something) Are you saying there is a grace period for read the rest