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Uncommon words and their meanings.
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Posted by Marionville
UPBRAID. - Verb….find fault with (someone) or reproach severely; to censure or scold; to criticise forcefully “the military tribunal upbraided the soldiers for their cowardice”. Synonyms; rebuke, reprimand, admonish. Origin: Late Old ...
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Music, Movies & Books
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by rainmanjr
LINKRoger Waters This is Not a Drill 2022 07 08 1st half - YouTube
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Just for Laughs
1 month ago1m

Posted by MaryChristmas
Reminds me of a little book I read back in the 70s.
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News & Links
Jun 21Jun 21

Posted by BD66
I first thought: "Why would you attack people doing yoga?" Then it made sense: the protesters brandished placards proclaiming that yoga was against the tenets of Islam.
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News & Links
Jun 21Jun 21

Posted by FvckY0u
Eric Greitens is a piece of shit. He cheated on his wife while in his home with his young children there among other disgraceful things. I've heard plenty of news about him as I live in the St Louis area.
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General & Hellos
Jun 6Jun 6

Posted by wordywalt
Anyone, citizen or Supreme Court judge, who even suggests that our founding fathers would have wanted or even allowed citizens to walk around in public openly displaying and brandishing loaded semi-automatic weapons, is a damnable lying bastard!! ...
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Music Fans
Jun 5Jun 5

Posted by RhondaShotwell
Here's another that will tug on your heart. Brandi Carlile--Mother
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General & Hellos
Jun 3Jun 3

Posted by FrayedBear
"Modern society is not really much more rational than the Middle Ages. Myth is still extremely potent. Only the means of myth dissemination are more sophisticated." Craig Murray
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
May 6May 6

Posted by Garban
One of my favorite Stones songs. A little morbid and sad, but the riff keeps me coming back. A good walk and think song.
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Just for Laughs
May 2May 2

Posted by Lizard_of_Ahaz
Typical isn't it?... The GQP's largest donors being traitors and all right?...
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Posts
Apr 25Apr 25

Posted by bobwjr
Glad it was not my uncle
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Trolls, Scammers & Nigerian Russian Wives:Report Them Here
Apr 25Apr 25

Posted by Diaco
Fake Identity/Account : " Alex12 " Pics source : I'm kinda tired of this asshole! for the fuck sake just change that stupid Bio.
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Apr 25Apr 25

Posted by Marionville
GRANDILOQUENCE - Noun…a lofty, extravagantly colourful, pompous or bombastic style, manner or quality, especially in language “he must follow up his grandiloquence with positive action”. Late 16th century: from Latin grandiloquus ...
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Politics
Apr 19Apr 19

Posted by snytiger6
LINKDon Jr.'s Easter Message Inspired A Bunch Of Furry Jokes
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News & Links
Apr 14Apr 14

Posted by Archeus_Lore
!!!!!()!!!! Be forewarned !!!!()!!!! This post is NOT for those who are sensitive to violence. This video shows Ukrainian troops shooting Russian prisoners in the legs and letting them bleed out. This was the FIRST video of war ...
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
Mar 31Mar 31

Posted by Marionville
Message Of Love. - Pretenders …..a class act!
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News & Links
Mar 24Mar 24

Posted by snytiger6
LINKSeattle Pride drops Amazon as a sponsor of city's LGBTQ parade
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Quotes
Mar 23Mar 23

Posted by gsiamne
A lot of people hate my skepticism, and I think I understand why. The psychics offer wonders and endless possibilities in a world that often seems difficult and mundane. They promise health, wealth, wisdom, eternal life. But if you examine the ...
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News & Links
Mar 16Mar 16

Posted by snytiger6
LINKRussia Has Made A Decision On The Fate Of The US Astronaut In The International Space Station
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Trump Pinata
Feb 20Feb 20

Posted by August1
Is he not already known as The Big Liar?
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Just for Laughs
Jan 21Jan 21

Posted by noworry28
I got snipped for nothing 😒
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General & Hellos
Jan 15Jan 15

Posted by FrayedBear
The arrogant behaviour of some people! Patient Liver branding surgeon finally struck off. After 8 years? You've got to be joking.
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Non-nude sexy pics
Jan 6Jan 6

Posted by OldMetalHead
Brandi Clark
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Posts
Jan 3Jan 3

Posted by Killtheskyfairy
Modus operandi…
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Quotes
Dec 28, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by Lilac-JadeCanada
I suggest that we might want to depose this incumbent God and start dealing with The Real World. He's proven — time and again — to be cruel, capricious, and vindictive. He drowns, crushes, burns, and starves millions of us every day. He created ...
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News & Links
Dec 18, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by snytiger6
LINKOklahoma Councilman Slammed for ‘Extremely Disturbing’ Comment About Black People
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Family & Parenting
Nov 23, 2021Nov 2021

Posted by tinkercreek
My irrepressible grandie, Ariella (straight hair), with her bestie: gumboot games, carrying muddy boots for a pal, and the after-bath!
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Posts
Nov 2, 2021Nov 2021

Posted by OldGoat43
CANNABIS BUSINESS11/2/2021 The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. is acquiring Galaxie Brands Corporation. LINK: Columbia Care Inc. completed its acquisition of Medicine Man. LINK: ...
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Family & Parenting
Oct 31, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by tinkercreek
It's good to be an Angel Tuxedo Kitty, according to my 3-yr-old grandie!
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Politics
Oct 29, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by snytiger6
LINKTrump's real-estate empire pays the price for poisonous politics | Reuters
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Politics
Oct 27, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by snytiger6
LINKBrilliant Anti-Trump Ad Triggers Loser Donald - YouTube
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Oct 23, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by JoeB
Vishnuonyx neptuni: A new species of Otter from the late Miocene Hammerschmiede Fauna of Bavaria. The Hammerschmiede locality in Bavaria, Germany, has been producing Late Miocene Vertebrate and Invertebrate fossils for ...
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Music Fans
Oct 16, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by Sierra4
“I was 18, didn’t have a care” Oh where have the years gone. Bob Seger, Like a Rock.
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PacificNorthWest
Oct 12, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by JackPedigo
The pandemic has changed everything. Even on this one-time peaceful island things recently took a turn for the worse. ”Two sisters were arrested on Lopez Island after illegally staying in a home and brandishing a machete at police officers. Ashley...
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Music Fans
Oct 11, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by Marionville
I’m leaving you at bedtime tonight with my favourite female singer….Laura Pausini. - It’s Not Goodbye.
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Music Fans
Oct 11, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by Sierra4
On this day in 1957 Johnny Cash’s debut album was released. Here is Folsom Prison Blues not the same version as his 1968 live recording inside Folsom Prison.
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Family & Parenting
Oct 7, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by TheoryNumber3
Bravo! This is brilliant!
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COVID CULT
Oct 6, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by BDair
Random quotes: "Not surprisingly, when you look at the financial disclosures from COVID-19 Treatment Guidelines Panel members, you will see that eight of them are paid by Gilead Sciences, the makers of the panel-approved drug Remdesivir. Several ...
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Conservative Atheist Singles
Oct 1, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by alon
Do You Practice Your Non Belief?
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Politics
Sep 29, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by FearlessFly
FTC Weighs New Online Privacy Rules alternate site :
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News & Links
Sep 16, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by redbai
LINKData Shows Police Dept. Has Racial Bias Problem - YouTube
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Politics
Sep 7, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by snytiger6
LINKSchools become political 'battlefield' in culture wars Trump cultivated
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Pet pictures and discussion
Sep 6, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by MikeInBatonRouge
Doodlebug clearly appreciates the value of branding, as seen here in her superior use for what used to be a box of sustainable TP rolls. She knows what cardboard is really for! The label on the box is the amusing frosting, so to speak.
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Posts
Sep 6, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by OldGoat43
CANNABIS IN SCIENCE & HEALTH9/6/2021 A review suggested that "cannabis may be used in the management of and comorbid symptoms." LINK:
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General & Hellos
Sep 5, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by Chaahat2020
Innocents and happiness!
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
Sep 5, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by johnnyrobish
Police Steal $87,000 From a Former Marine They Claim was Following a Truck Too Closely The Washington Post reports that a Nevada trooper stopped former Marine Stephen Lara, over a bogus claim about the highway patrol trying to educate drivers ...
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Posts
Sep 3, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by OldGoat43
CANNABIS BUSINESS9/3/2021 Merrill Lynch is reportedly adding flexibility to the process of bringing on clients who own or invest in marijuana-related businesses. LINK: Columbia Care ...
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Posts
Aug 27, 2021Aug 2021

Posted by OldGoat43
CANNABIS BUSINESS8/27/2021 Amazon is being sued by an Iowa man who says he had his job offer improperly rescinded for medical cannabis use. The company also disclosed in a separate case that it fired or refused to hire nearly ...
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Health & Happiness
Aug 25, 2021Aug 2021

Posted by waitingforgodo
POLLCOVID -19 is an increasingly popular subject.

Where are you on the COVID-19 vaccination spectrum?

  • 40 votes
  • 1 vote
  • 3 votes
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Politics
Aug 20, 2021Aug 2021

Posted by altschmerz
LINKPhyllis Bennis and Matthew Hoh on Afghanistan Withdrawal - FAIR
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Aug 3, 2021Aug 2021

Posted by OldGoat43
CANNABIS BUSINESS8/3/2021 Jushi Holdings Inc. pre-announced quarterly revenue of $47.7 million and a net loss of $11.4 million. LINK: Green Thumb Industries Inc. acquired Mobley Pain ...
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Just for Laughs
Aug 1, 2021Aug 2021

Posted by tinkercreek
An appreciated cartoon in today's Opinion section of the Oregonian:
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Jul 25, 2021Jul 2021

Posted by davers
Perorate verb (used without object) to speak at length; make a long, usually grandiloquent speech.
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Jul 17, 2021Jul 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
Keb' Mo' - Am I Wrong Cold Outside
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General & Hellos
Jul 10, 2021Jul 2021

Posted by FrayedBear
The USA's hypocrisy yet again reported.
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Metal music
Jul 7, 2021Jul 2021

Posted by Seriousreason
Not alot known about ALPHA VIRUS ... Just heard them for first time the other day. I bet $ 50.00 they are TEXAN. Just possess that lone Star grandiose sound .. Larger than life... could be wrong ... Not....
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
Jun 19, 2021Jun 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
Disbarment urged for weapon-brandishing lawyers after slap on the wrist plea bargain
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Just for Laughs
Jun 16, 2021Jun 2021

Posted by MichelleGar1
Drug sniffing cat's!?
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Memes R Us
Jun 14, 2021Jun 2021

Posted by OldMetalHead
Is pride branding going too far? Obvious photoshop, but pretty well done.
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50s +
Jun 4, 2021Jun 2021

Posted by tinkercreek
Oh my, missing my little kiwi grandies and waiting until I can see them again. Looks like the sister-bonding is going well enough, eh? And little Jade, from starting as a 3.5 lb preemie, is 'cruising' at 6 mos! My arms are empty, but my heart is ...
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Posts
May 28, 2021May 2021

Posted by OldGoat43
INTERNATIONAL CANNABIS NEWS5/28/2021 Mexico's Supreme Court is reportedly preparing to strike down marijuana criminalization laws in light of lawmakers' failure to enact a legalization bill on time. LINK: ...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
May 14, 2021May 2021

Posted by JoeB
Dating efforts suggest Cerne Abbas Giant is Anglo Saxon in origin. Generations have speculated about the age and meaning of the club-brandishing giant hewn into a hillside in Dorset, England. Was he a depiction of the ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
May 5, 2021May 2021

Posted by Marionville
PREPRANDIAL. - Adjective...done or taken before dinner or lunch “ a preprandial glass of sherry”; medicine that requires to be taken before a meal. Early 19th century: origin Latin: pre (before) + prandium (a meal).
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Quotes
May 4, 2021May 2021

Posted by altschmerz
"In my experience, people become more radical when they’re thinking abstractly. They bog down in permanent bickering where they’ve lost touch with what’s actually happening in the real world. The only way anything can get done is when there’s...
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Music Fans
Apr 27, 2021Apr 2021

Posted by Beowulfsfriend
The radio just played these back-to-back. The new one by Brandi Carlile and the original by Screamin" Jay Hawkins.
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Apr 26, 2021Apr 2021

Posted by Marionville
GRANDILOQUENT. - Adjective...pompous or extravagant in language, style, or manner, especially in a way that is intended to impress “a grandiloquent celebration of Spanish glory”. Synonyms; pompous, bombastic, pretentious, ostentatious. ...
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Music Fans
Apr 14, 2021Apr 2021

Posted by Beowulfsfriend
I had forgotten about this band, Fanny. The radio DJ said it is June Milington's birthday The guitarist. A rare 70s all female band.
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Just for Laughs
Apr 11, 2021Apr 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
Still not too wild about flies, tho...
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News & Links
Apr 10, 2021Apr 2021

Posted by Ryo1
I read this article with interest and I thought I would share it here. The ability to actually ‘cancel’ anyone remains with private entities and the state, not the left. So why does everyone keep saying free speech is under attack? ...
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Just for Laughs
Apr 7, 2021Apr 2021

Posted by Triphid
Wal enters his local Pub, plants himself on to a bar-stool looking quite worried. The barman asks Wal what's the problem. Wal replies, " Well I just me new dog and the poor bugger has no nose." "What, " says the Barman quite shocked and surprised, " ...
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Politics
Apr 1, 2021Apr 2021

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKOpposing All Governments Equally Is Supporting The Most Powerful Government – Caitlin Johnstone
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Posts
Mar 23, 2021Mar 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
We miss you, James Randi!
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Health & Happiness
Mar 22, 2021Mar 2021

Posted by LiterateHiker
Glacier Lilies. Which photo is better?
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Posts
Mar 19, 2021Mar 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
Oh, he is just SO amazing...(The Amazing Randi can do better!, and has!) Unforgettabe Uri Geller Appearance on Carson Tonight Show - 08/01/1973
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General & Hellos
Mar 13, 2021Mar 2021

Posted by nogod4me
Donald Trump recently asked, "Do you miss me yet?" Hell No!!! Good Riddance!!!!
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News & Links
Mar 11, 2021Mar 2021

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKWill There Be a Trump Presidential Library? Don’t Count On It. - POLITICO
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Politics
Mar 5, 2021Mar 2021

Posted by UrsiMajor
For your conservative/Q Anon/Trump friends: "Can y’all please do a shred of your own research before you start posting nonsense on Facebook? Mr. Potato Head isn’t cancelled. Hasbro is branding the entire LINE Potato Head, since it includes baby ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Feb 28, 2021Feb 2021

Posted by Marionville
TURGID. - Adjective...1) swollen and distended or congested “a turgid and fast-moving river”. Synonyms; swollen, overflowing, in spate, distended, bloated. 2) (of language or style) tediously pompous or bombastic “the politician was ...
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Posts
Feb 25, 2021Feb 2021

Posted by glennlab
If she loves this, then you are one lucky guy.
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Politics
Feb 4, 2021Feb 2021

Posted by snytiger6
LINKMarjorie Taylor Greene Hits Back After Mitch McConnell 'Cancer' Comments
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Trump Pinata
Jan 22, 2021Jan 2021

Posted by johnnyrobish
Trump Departs White House to Find His Company in Shambles Donald Trump returns to his company this week, to find it facing an ever-deepening crisis, with key properties bleeding revenue and its bankers, lawyers, and customers, ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Jan 18, 2021Jan 2021

Posted by HippieChick58
Preprandial pre-PRAN-dee-əl Part of speech: adjective Origin: Latin, early 19th century 1: Done or taken before dinner or lunch. 2: (medicine) Occurring or done before a meal. Examples of Preprandial in a sentence "He made sure to fit in ...
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Posts
Jan 1, 2021Jan 2021

Posted by glennlab
NOTICE OF MY INTENTION TO LEAVE THE GROUP! It may or may not be disappointing to some people to know that I have decided to leave this page, I am sick and tired of the constant criticisms and remarks about things that have nothing to do with anyone ...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Dec 30, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by JoeB
Understanding tooth attachment and replacement in Bolosaurid Parareptiles. Bolosaurid Parareptiles occupy a unique position in Amniote evolution. They were the first to develop a combination of a lower temporal fenestra...
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Politics
Dec 8, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by LenHazell53
Florida state police raid home of Rebekah Jones, data scientist who challenged DeSantis on coronavirus statistics "Jones put the blame for the raid squarely on the governor. “This was DeSantis,” she wrote. “He sent the gestapo.” " “They ...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Dec 8, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by JoeB
Lingulate Brachiopods from the Lower Devonian of the Spanish Central Pyrenees. Lochkovian and Pragian strata from selected sections in the Spanish Central Pyrenees have provided one of the best Conodont sequences in the...
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All Things Asia
Dec 3, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Boomtarat03
Katibawasan Falls in Mambajao Camiguin Island, Philippines.
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Poets' Corner
Nov 24, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Beowulfsfriend
I have been editing some of my poetry and came across this piece. Let Us Speak Let us speak of country matters, As Hamlet has said, and not being politically correct We can ensure a fire storm of disgust and angry epithets. We are lost in...
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World Music
Nov 22, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Garf
Iver Bjornson and Einar Selvik - Kverandi
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Trump Pinata
Nov 15, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by NHjulie
In case anyone is interested.
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News & Links
Nov 13, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKProud Boys Infighting Sees Leading Member Form Breakaway Group to Fight 'White Genocide'
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Profile
Nov 12, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by EdEarl
POWER Chris and I were childhood friends who hustled gravy ‘bout the city. Summertime was fast ‘n fun, but the streets were hot ‘n gritty. We met a man who worked a lark that made him ample milk and honey, Which he used to hire a ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Nov 2, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Omnedon
Dowsing is an odd phenomenon. I know generally skeptical people who nevertheless believe in it. I can't say definitively that it is impossible, but I'm very skeptical. Anyway, here James Randi deals with the subject.
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Religion & Spirituality
Nov 1, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Omnedon
In memory of James Randi...
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Music Fans
Oct 30, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Marionville
Since we seem to be getting into the Hallowe’en theme pretty thoroughly...I’m throwing this one into the mix as I sip my preprandial G & T this afternoon....Giving Up The Ghost. - a-ha.
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Music Fans
Oct 29, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Marionville
At my Bedtime....and to follow up on the Hallowe’en theme of earlier...here’s Nina Simone with - I Put A Spell On You. In case you can’t get the first video...I’m posting a second one too.
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The Watering hole
Oct 24, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by DenoPenno
I got my flu shot today. That's right. I've been letting Brandilynn poke a needle in my arm for a few years now. She determined that I need the extra dose because of my age. I guess I'm still not allergic to latex or anything to do with duck eggs. ...
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FreeThinkers
Oct 23, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by BrianFey
If I can a tenth as great as James Randi when I die, I will die happy! He served so well to create a more rational world. He was an inspiring tricky trickster. His legacy will live on in the many minds he improved. [James Randi: Magician and ...
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General & Hellos
Oct 23, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by BirdMan1
Randi Working His "Magic"
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