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Hungry Students
An increasing number of students suffer from food insecurity. Seriously, what the fuck is wrong with us?
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Pro-wrestling is fake!
And has been for centuries. I hope he at least remembered to drop the People's Elbow in the middle of the match.
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A Rising Tide Lifts Some Boats
“In 1980, the American rich and middle class and most of the poor had higher incomes than their counterparts almost anywhere in the world. But incomes for the middle class and poor in the United States have since been growing more slowly than else
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last by sean_renaud about 14 hours ago
Sherpa Walk Out
Dozens of Sherpas walk out in the wake of Everest's deadliest accident. These expert mountain climbers
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last by sean_renaud about 12 hours ago
Scary stories. Kinda.
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Obama wants a civil war
I don't know how else to explain this. The Feds have been buying ammo like mad for the past year or so. They are arming every agency, and now they are sending in the BLM to test the waters in Nevada and Texas. Democrats have been goading the Tea
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last by sean_renaud about 4 hours ago
States ban on affirmative action
The Supreme Court just gave Michigan the authority to ban admission to their public universities on the basis of affirmative action. The dean of admission at North Carolina was terminated for commenting on the reading ability of the students on athletic
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last by sean_renaud 1 day ago
Laws against feeding the Homeless?
Really? What the fuck. I can get behind and easily support the idea of having laws that are designed to prevent the homeless from eating tainted food. Th
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last by truthserum41 1 day ago
Supreme Court Judge wants to change the Constutition
Well he has six proposed changes. They deal with a myriad of issues, mostly stuff the retired judge is bitter about having lost o
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last by truthserum41 1 day ago
A tax on solar and wind power?
It sounds bad at first. But since we do have net
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sean_renaud commented about 4 hours ago on
Obama wants a civil war
Has anybody found the motivation behind this grab? I've spent the last day googling and everything links back to Brietbart (a pretty good sign that it's bullshit) but even Brietbart doesn't seem to have a motivation for this land grab. It's apparently read the rest
sean_renaud commented about 12 hours ago on
Sherpa Walk Out
They are also fantastically poor as a community and (like Americans are being trained) probably consider themselves lucky to have a job in the first read the rest
beyondtheveil commented about 13 hours ago on
Sherpa Walk Out
I'm at a loss as to why the Sherpas haven't done this long ago. There have been deadly accidents before. The risks of the mountain including avalanches have always existed and taken their toll. They have never taken care of families properly. The read the rest
sean_renaud commented about 14 hours ago on
A Rising Tide Lifts Some Boats
I think the first option is infinitely more likely and the Tea Party and Occupy Wall Street were the initial shots across the bow. Just like I don't buy for one second that the Arab world (and there have been riots in China over working Conditions, read the rest
reckoner commented about 14 hours ago on
A Rising Tide Lifts Some Boats
there are 2 ways this can go. 1) it keeps getting worse until it starts something like another red scare. Remember, the great depression lead to a lot of good things because regular people started getting serious about doing something. 2) it stops read the rest
sean_renaud commented about 15 hours ago on
A Rising Tide Lifts Some Boats
Meh. It's not like we're going to do anything about read the rest