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This Day In History
1 day ago1d

Posted by altschmerz
100 years ago: British imperialism creates Emirate of Transjordan On April 11, 1921, the British created the Emirate of Transjordan, a British protectorate ruled by Abdullah bin Hussein, which included parts of today’s Jordan ...
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Atheists for Liberty
3 days ago3d

Posted by atheistsliberty
"Other rooms tackle taboo topics ranging from atheism to homosexuality The platform also became a place to exchange information, challenging the region’s largely state-dominated media." freedom liberty freespeech atheism...
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Out Of The Illusion
4 days ago4d

Posted by William_Mary
Washington brings Syria’s Al Qaeda in from the cold Ten years after Washington launched a bloody war for regime change in Syria that has left some half a million dead and the country in ruins, the US media has begun an unmistakable propaganda ...
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Politics
5 days ago5d

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKAmerica has no idea how many innocent people it's killing in the Middle East | The Independent | The Independent
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Politics
1 week ago1w

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKUK school textbooks on Middle East conflict altered to favour Israel: Report | Middle East Eye
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Politics
1 week ago1w

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKHow Winston Churchill’s ‘40 thieves’ carved out the modern Middle East | The National
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Religion & Spirituality
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by Moravian
A schoolteacher shows an image of Mohammad during a lecture on religion and he is now in hiding in fear of his life. I'm not a great fan of Gavin Williamson, the education secretary but I am with him in his criticism of the ...
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Posts
Feb 19Feb 19

Posted by Geordielad2030
Guardian angel
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Out Of The Illusion
Feb 7Feb 7

Posted by William_Mary
It’s Still Early, but Signs Point To an Israel-First Biden Presidency Though it is still early, it already seems that when it comes to policy regarding the Middle East and Iran, the Biden Administration, just like the Trump Administration ...
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Politics
Feb 6Feb 6

Posted by Trajan61
Trump made deals with the Sunni Muslim nations and Israel to contain Iran who is the biggest sponsor of terrorism in the Middle East. This policy contributed a lot to stability there. Biden on the other hand seems intent on undoing all this and going...
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Atheist Points Of View On The Middle East
Feb 4Feb 4

Posted by kmaz
From what little I understand of the matter, good to see this. It was really painful (in my view) to watch the Trump administration cozying up to the Saudis to the point (in my view) of letting individual human rights considerations go out the ...
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Just for Laughs
Jan 22Jan 22

Posted by OldMetalHead
Good way to end up with a black eye
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Politics
Jan 21Jan 21

Posted by dave1459
My cousin posts this on FB! Let's see next year on this day. For all of you Biden voters, I am making this post so it will show back up as a future memory on my timeline: Today is 1 day after Biden electoral confirmation. Gasoline is currently ...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Jan 11Jan 11

Posted by JoeB
Thousands of stolen archaeological artefacts recovered in Israel. The Israel Antiquities Authority has reported the recovery of thousands of artefacts believed to have been looted from sites across the Middle East, ...
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Atheist Points Of View On The Middle East
Dec 30, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by kmaz
As far as I know, it's useful if one creates a group to keep posting every once in awhile, so today's once in awhile post is: I like having access to Al Jazeera news. I can get it through my Roku. The other foreign news I get is I have a sort-of ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Dec 29, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by rainmanjr
LINKIs There A Sunken Civilisation In The Black Sea? | Dark Secrets Of The Black Sea | Timeline - YouTube
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ServiceMembersHangout
Dec 15, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by azzow2
I am perplexed by this. Something like 80% of the military voted for Biden. With the knowledge we have, it is a high likely hood our government will start a war somewhere in the Middle East seeing that a large number of Congress members hold a great ...
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Atheist Points Of View On The Middle East
Dec 14, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by kmaz
Not super important but noting from some work that two of the relatively credible electric vehicle startups in the us, rivian and lucid, both are known to have decent sized investment from the middle east. Lucid is majority owned by a Saudi fund
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Dec 14, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by JoeB
Deciphering ceramics manufacturing techniques from the medieval city of Qalhât, Oman. At the beginning of the first millennium AD, the Indian Ocean became a region of long-distance trade between the Middle East, India,...
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General & Hellos
Dec 11, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Willow_Wisp
Yay, we just got our N95 mask at work. They were purchased in February we got them yesterday.
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Out Of The Illusion
Dec 10, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by FrayedBear
Is it a bird? No! Is it a plane? No! Then what is it?
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General & Hellos
Dec 10, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by FrayedBear
Oh look, more false news and Russian propaganda?
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Health & Happiness
Dec 4, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Lorajay
America already has many online workers who are being abused and burned out by the requirement to be always available. Workers who are present at a job have regulations that protect them. It seems only fair that online workers would have the same ...
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
Nov 25, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by praytothemilkjug
There was a YouTube Video that was pulled it was It had a gent who explained pot from its earliest to now. He was great, he explained how it was part of the ancient world in the "Middle East" . He comes across as a pure stoner ...
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Music Fans
Nov 23, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by holdenc98
MEMPHIS JUG BAND, (picaninny jug band) little green slippers, 1934 Little Green Slippers Memphis Jug Band (1934) Intro through entire chord progression Little green slippers, honey, little brown hair I'm following my baby everywhere, baby call me ...
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Atheist Points Of View On The Middle East
Nov 9, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by kmaz
Of those nations in the middle east funded largely by oil and gas, in theory not all of them are fully resisting taking a wise course of action.... to some limited extent, some of them seem to be positioning themselves for a world not fueled by the ...
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Out Of The Illusion
Nov 8, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by William_Mary
Real Journalists Would Grill Biden On Yemen At Every Opportunity {A coalition led by the US-aligned Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates has been hammering the poorest country in the Middle East with unbelievable ...
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Sunset, Sea, Coffee and Me
Nov 3, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Boomtarat03
When I look at you
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News & Links
Oct 30, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Petter
Wow! A "walking" building.
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Sunset, Sea, Coffee and Me
Oct 17, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Boomtarat03
Night time and I am so happy😁🙈🙊
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Jokes and humor about religion
Oct 4, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by bookofmorons
Maybe the gods could , . . . you know.... do something?
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Gardeners
Oct 4, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by bigpawbullets
This showed up today from Amazon. Linda and Andrea (neighbor's) wife ordered after Andrea watched Kurt (neighbor) & I let a tree trunk get away from us while I was freehanding cutting planks from it.... "Some assembly required".we'll try it out this...
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QuEsTiOnS oF ThE DaY
Sep 30, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Boomtarat03
Definitely 😋😉
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Atheist Points Of View On The Middle East
Sep 28, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by kmaz
will try to post one or two thoughts on this later. Saudi heir and Jared Kushner inch kingdom towards deal with Israel Saudi Arabia’s interventions could result in seismic shift in region’s geopolitics Martin Chulov Middle East correspondent Thu...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Sep 22, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by davers
Caducous adjective dropping off very early, as leaves.
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Trump Pinata
Sep 22, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by NHjulie
A few from this morning.
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Conservative Atheists
Sep 19, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Hages
LINKTrump Foreign Policy Accomplishments: Middle East Accords, Calling Out China Threat | National Review
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News & Links
Sep 15, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Hages
LINKTrump hails 'dawn of new Middle East' with UAE-Bahrain-Israel deals
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Trump Pinata
Sep 10, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by TheGreatShadow
Trump nominated for Nobel Peace Prize? Who's smoking what? About 3/4 of my inbox is shit from the trump admin. Doen't matter which ones I list as spam. There are several email addresses. "BREAKING: PRESIDENT TRUMP NOMINATED FOR THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZE...
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This Day In History
Sep 9, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by altschmerz
50 years ago: Palestinian guerrillas hijack airplanes to Jordan On September 9, 1970, members of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) hijacked the last of four planes seized and taken to Dawson’s Field, a ...
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News & Links
Sep 9, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Hages
LINKSudan separates religion from state ending 30 years of Islamic rule – Middle East Monitor
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Trump Pinata
Sep 8, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by libraryman
While watching the news this morning, they mentioned that trump was prepared to spends millions of his own money. It got me thinking what millions was that? What I heard was any money he might have, he borrowed from the Russians! Is he going to do ...
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Just for Laughs
Sep 2, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Merseyman1
Jerry Falwell, the Trump supporter, baptist minister and prominent Cuckold...
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News & Links
Sep 2, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKTurkey's Government Is Using Antigay Hate to Retain Power
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Politics
Sep 1, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by kmaz
I wonder if voting for Trump, McConnell and company at this point amounts to being severely disloyal to the Republican party, considering the daily betrayal of the Constitution and basic principles of freedom that is being perpetrated, and the ...
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Movie viewing
Aug 31, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Jolanta
Last nights movie was "Made in Italy" with Liam Neeson, Michael Richardson, Valeria Bilello and Lindsay Duncan. Not worth the money, although the Tuscan landscape was lovely and so was the music in it. Lindsay Duncan was as usual great. Michael ...
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Trump Pinata
Aug 31, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by webspider555
Got to make sure you get the instructions right
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Bookwurmz
Aug 27, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Marionville
Please welcome @Darkldy5 to the group. How about giving as a short rundown on the types of books you enjoy reading?
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Out Of The Illusion
Aug 21, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by William_Mary
Trump’s Choice for Germany High among Douglas Macgregor’s qualifications as U.S. ambassador to Germany is his opposition to endless wars. :-) Doug, too, has advocated for years for pulling U.S. troops out of Europe. He ...
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News & Links
Aug 20, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Uber and Lyft shutdown in California averted as judge grants emergency stay A judge blocked an order for the companies to classify their drivers as employees
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Music Fans
Aug 16, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Spinliesel
Right about the time I heard Johnny Horton and North To Alaska, I was also reading Jack L's books. First in German translation from our small library ( with permission from my parents to read books from the adult section.) A few years later, I read...
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Politics
Aug 15, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by M12bfree
American foreign policy in Israel and the Middle East. This is bipartisan, by the way.
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Religion & Spirituality
Aug 8, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by redbai
LINKCanceling the Bible - YouTube
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Politics
Aug 5, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by barjoe
LINKDonald Trump claims Lebanon explosion 'looks like a terrible attack' - YouTube
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Out Of The Illusion
Aug 1, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by William_Mary
I rest my case. Bill Clinton set up Bush to knock us out. Obama set up Trump to begin wiping us out. All the while they've all been wiping out the middle east. And now they brought the agenda home. And this virus has been turned into a tool to start ...
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Memes R Us
Aug 1, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Boxdoc
"A Whim o' Wap, A Whim o' Wap" Gonna kill me a lion
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Sunset, Sea, Coffee and Me
Jul 28, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Boomtarat03
Chinese chicken curry! Yummyness overloaded 😋✨
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Out Of The Illusion
Jul 20, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by William_Mary
Why Our Analyses on Powell and Iraq Matter Today CN on Saturday published three articles analyzing different aspects of a NYT story on Colin Powell & Iraq. It matters because we live in the world the invasion has left behind. It is simply ...
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General & Hellos
Jul 18, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by MsDemeanour
When people think their individual rights are more important than the greater good
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Non-nude sexy pics
Jul 14, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Cutiebeauty
Just call me Angel of the morning...
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
Jul 12, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Marionville
Please welcome @Reason-Able to the group. Feel free to post your Rock music choices.
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Political debate
Jul 12, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by dermot235
When Moderates come to power in Israel, peace deals have been done. When America supports extreme right wing governments in Israel will there ever be peace in the Middle East. Why does the US not encourage the secular moderate jews in Israel and ...
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Atheist Points Of View On The Middle East
Jul 10, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by kmaz
one initial topic: One of the few big reads for me over the last few years was reading The Prize by Yergin. This is a lengthy book about the history of the oil business that came highly recommended from more than one person. Some aspects did ...
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General & Hellos
Jul 5, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Mitch07102
"America"....Amerika
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Out Of The Illusion
Jun 26, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by William_Mary
You might ask, what does $$$$$$ represent. That's Afghanistan. In the trillions. It became a square on the capitalist's chess board when it was discovered to have more value than just running oil pipelines through the country. The fact that the ...
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General & Hellos
Jun 20, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Allamanda
Midsummer Solstice info, and an eclipse, links etc. "...Our Sun, Moon and Earth join in the Solstice celebrations this year with a solar eclipse! Though many of us won't be able to see it in the sky (it's directly ...
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Trump Pinata
Jun 10, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Austin-Cambridge
The truth hurts my campaigning but this works for me!
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News & Links
Jun 4, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKEuropean security officials are aghast at how Trump is handling protesters - Business Insider
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News & Links
Jun 1, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
New Ebola outbreak declared in Congo city that last saw the virus in 2018
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
May 31, 2020May 2020

Posted by altschmerz
LINKIt is time for the US to end its deadly exchange programmes with Israel – Middle East Monitor
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Posts
May 19, 2020May 2020

Posted by Lilac-JadeCanada
A man arrives at a costume party with a girl on his back. “I am a turtle,” he says. “Who’s on your back?” “That’s Michelle.”
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Trump Pinata
May 18, 2020May 2020

Posted by MikeInBatonRouge
Legal Analysis of "Obamagate." Checkout the formidable list of results of what tRump claims to be a witch hunt against tRump and his allies/minions.
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Politics
May 15, 2020May 2020

Posted by Lorajay
President Wilson was suffering from the flu and sometimes described as delirious during the peace negotiations at the end of World War I. Would we be able to recognize delirium in trump if he became ill?
3 comments
Posts
May 13, 2020May 2020

Posted by of-the-mountain
Vaccines are the basis for more than one can realize and factually comprehend!!!
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Posts
May 12, 2020May 2020

Posted by Tomfoolery33
You know the type.
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
May 8, 2020May 2020

Posted by Marionville
KHMER. - Noun...the language of the Khmer people and the official language of Cambodia. With approximately 16 million speakers, it is the second most widely spoken Austroasiatic language. The written language is called Khmer Script (Abugida) and ...
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General & Hellos
Apr 30, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by Petter
Trump says China wants him to lose re-election. Errr... I think he forgot to mention nearly all the other countries in the world!
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General & Hellos
Apr 29, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by PBuck0145
Happy Birthday to Israel, the only functioning democracy in the Middle ...
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General Forum
Apr 25, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by JayOleck38
Well, would YOU want to get these party animals to settle down and pose for a painting during happy hour?
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Gardeners
Apr 25, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by MikeInBatonRouge
Yay! My baby Clematis both survived the winter to bloom again! They sure haven't grown a whole lot, though. These are Niobe and Diana's Delight....with a photo-bombing black eyed Susan.
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Just for Laughs
Apr 22, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by bobwjr
Guess they were wrong
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Posts
Apr 19, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by altschmerz
100 years ago: San Remo conference divides Middle East among imperialist powers On April 19, 1920, the San Remo conference opened in Italy. It was the last of the major “peace” conferences sponsored by the League of Nations ...
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General & Hellos
Apr 12, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by bobwjr
LINKCharles Koch Network Attacks Shelter-in-Place Policies
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Religion & Spirituality
Apr 11, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by MiguelMachado
I see videos of people praying to god to end the coronavirus. You realize that there are people in the Middle East and Africa praying to Allah to end the virus. There are people in Asia praying to Lord Kirshna to end the virus. Understand that there ...
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Philosophy & Meaning
Apr 9, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by racocn8
Some atheism quotes I ran across just now... They (the animals) do not make me sick discussing their duty to God. Walt Whitman. I don't know if God exists, but it would be better for His reputation if He didn't. Jules Renard. The equal ...
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News & Links
Mar 31, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKFox News reportedly fears its early downplaying of COVID-19 leaves it open to lawsuits
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Mar 30, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by holykoolaid
After Trent Horn of Catholic Answers tried to argue that an Accuweather article I cited refutes my claim that hail couldn't possibly kill thousands of people in the Middle East, the chief meteorologist quoted in that article saw my video and said he ...
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Trump Pinata
Mar 29, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
LINKVenezuela President Nicolas Maduro charged in drug trafficking inquiry
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Mar 23, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by JoeB
Phoenix dactylifera: Seeking the origin of the historic Judean Date Palm, using genetic analysis of germinated ancient seeds. The Date Palm, Phoenix dactylifera, a dioecious species (in dioecious plants each individual ...
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
Mar 22, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by altschmerz
LINKIsraeli poet apologizes for comparing Palestinian activist to Anne Frank
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"Positive Vibes"
Mar 20, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Sheannutt
Give the ones you love🤗😘
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Religion & Spirituality
Mar 15, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by rogueflyer
Neil deGrasse Tyson: Coronavirus Crisis Requires Science, Not Magical Thinking. Despite what should be common sense, many religious people continue to look towards magical thinking instead of science for relief. Christian Prophet Cindy Jacobs ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Mar 15, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Azaz8899
Mystery religions were prevalent in Egypt and all the middle east at the time of adoption of the Jewish faith in the incarnation of the Jewish faith in Christianity. In the mysteries there were VIrgin births, the killing of Kings and resurrections, ...
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Politics
Mar 10, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Jetty
LINKIllegal settlers tell Palestinians, ‘There will be war’ – Middle East Monitor
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This Day In History
Mar 7, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by altschmerz
100 years ago: Abortive Arab Kingdom of Syria declared On March 8, 1920, the Syrian Arab Congress proclaimed the establishment of the Arab Kingdom of Syria, a constitutional monarchy with Faisal bin Hussein as its ruler. The ...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Mar 5, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by whiskywoman
jail humor
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Quotes
Feb 26, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by Marionville
“Just living is not enough...one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower”...........Hans Christian Andersen.
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News & Links
Feb 25, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKAmericans should prepare for coronavirus spread in U.S., CDC says
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Feb 15, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by Omnedon
I find the Antikythera Mechanism fascinating, and here is a new talk on the subject.
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General & Hellos
Feb 13, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by mischl
On this day in 1633, Galileo Galilei was found guilty by the Roman Catholic Church for his belief that Earth revolves around the Sun. He was sentenced to house arrest where he was kept until his death nine years later.
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