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1 day ago1d

Posted by Triphid
Morning to One and All, today we welcome to our steadily growing group @Kelvin234 from New York. Welcome to Aussie muster of Irreverence, sarcasm, and ridicule against all things ridiculous such as Religions, Politics, Politicians, Flat-Earth ...
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
3 days ago3d

Posted by GwenBFree
I’m so glad to be vaccinated and feel comfortable traveling. I’m hanging out with my daughter and granddaughter in central New York. Hope you all have a great weekend. And yes, photos are wonky... just turn your phone
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Trump Pinata
3 days ago3d

Posted by OldGoat43
DAMN, HE DID IT AGAIN. The Federal Election Commission has to keep a constant watch on Tweety for his devious ways of making money. After a New York Times investigation highlighted how former President Donald Trump’s campaign...
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
3 days ago3d

Posted by phxbillcee
Happy B-Day Drummer Bill Kreutzmann (75) Grateful Dead - The Other One (Winterland 10/17/74) {This one's a bit long, folks} Bertha (Live at The Fillmore East, New York, NY, April 27, 1971) (2021 Remaster) Dupree's ...
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General & Hellos
4 days ago4d

Posted by dalefvictor
There is an article in the New Yorker that is about UFO's. I did not read the whole article, it is interesting. Question: What would you do if a Space Ship from another world came down and sat on the baseball diamond in Central Park, New York? I am ...
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This Day In History
5 days ago5d

Posted by Marionville
5th May 1891...Music Hall, Carnegie Hall, opens in New York, Tchaikovsky is guest conductor.
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
6 days ago6d

Posted by OldGoat43
STATE CANNABIS UPDATES5/4/2021 Tennessee's lieutenant governor and House speaker said there's still a chance some form of medical cannabis legislation could pass this year. North Dakota's secretary of state notified ...
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
1 week ago1w

Posted by OldGoat43
FEDERAL CANNABIS NEWS5/3/2021 Reps. Mariannette Miller-Meeks (R-IA) and Nancy Mace (R-SC) filed a bill to require the Department of Veterans Affairs study the benefits of medical cannabis for military veterans—one day after a...
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News & Links
1 week ago1w

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKOfficers laughing over Karen Garner arrest are off the force - New York Daily News
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Celebrity Pictures
1 week ago1w

Posted by OldGoat43
OLYMPIA Olympia Dukakis, an Oscar-winning actress for her role in "Moonstruck," died Saturday in New York City. She was 89 years old.
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This Day In History
1 week ago1w

Posted by altschmerz
75 years ago: First May Day celebrations since end of World War II On May 1, 1946, millions rallied on the day of international working class solidarity for the first time since the catastrophes of the Second World War, which ...
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Silly, Random & Fun
1 week ago1w

Posted by snytiger6
LINK“Prophetess”: In Heaven, Some People Have Mansions “the Size of New York City” | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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News & Links
1 week ago1w

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKSocial media and science show how ship's plastic cargo dispersed from Florida to Norway | EurekAlert! Science News
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Posts
1 week ago1w

Posted by OldGoat43
CANNABIS BUSINESS4/30/2021 Columbia Care Inc. is acquiring a 34-acre cultivation site in Long Island, New York. LINK: Harvest Health & Recreation Inc. is being sued by a former ...
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
1 week ago1w

Posted by OldGoat43
STATE CANNABIS UPDATES4/30/2021 The Texas House of Representatives gave initial approval to a bill to decriminalize marijuana and also passed separate legislation to expand the state’s limited medical cannabis system. One ...
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Politics
1 week ago1w

Posted by AmmaRE007
Giuliani's apartment raided in federal probe Investigators with search warrants combed Mr. Giuliani's residence and a separate office, seizing electronic devices. They also seized a phone from a Washington attorney, Victoria ...
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News & Links
1 week ago1w

Posted by barjoe
LINKRudy Giuliani’s NYC apartment raided by FBI - New York Daily News
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News & Links
1 week ago1w

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKFederal investigators execute search warrant at Giuliani's home
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Politics
1 week ago1w

Posted by redbai
LINKLouisiana state rep suggests teaching ‘good’ of slavery - New York Daily News
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
1 week ago1w

Posted by bobwjr
An organ grinder on the streets of New York's Lower East Side c.1910. (George Grantham Bain Collection)
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
1 week ago1w

Posted by JackPedigo
Had to laugh at this one Ecdysiastical: A striptease artist From an obit. Item Tempest Storm dies at 93. ”Tempest Storm, one of the most celebrated strippers of mid-century burlesque, who continued plying her craft until she was in...
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Politics
1 week ago1w

Posted by Trajan61
Hopefully the US Supreme Court will rule in favor of the New York rifle association as its total bullshit and a violation of the 2nd amendment for states like New York and California to arrest people for simply carrying a loaded firearm for self ...
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Pro Gun Rights
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by Trajan61
Hopefully the US Supreme Court will rule favorably on this one and get those rabid gun control nuts in New York City and elsewhere straightened out on infringing on our 2nd amendment rights!
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by JoeB
United States returns seized archaeological artefacts to Afghanistan. The United States government has formerly handed over a collection of ancient artefacts seized from a New York art dealer to the government of ...
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Posts
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by phxbillcee
Late Night with Seth Meyers Rudy Giuliani’s Son Considering Challenging Cuomo for New York Governorship
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by Spinliesel
By now many of you may have heard that upstate New York had a snowstorm today. Grrr. Everything is white. I was going to play Winter by the Rolling Stones but decided that was too predictable. Here is the Pentatonic group with White Winter ...
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General & Hellos
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by rainmanjr
LINKIn tribute
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by OldGoat43
STATE UPDATES5/21/2021 Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) will ceremonially sign a marijuana legalization bill on Wednesday.. LINK: Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont (D) and some Democratic ...
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Music of the Movies
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by Ray13
For your evening enjoyment let's take a trip with a Taxi Driver through New York City with some atmospheric music by Bernard Hermann. The year is 1976.
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This Day In History
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by Marionville
19th April 1927...Actress Mae West found guilty of “obscenity and corrupting the morals of youth” in a New York stage play entitled “Sex”. She is sentenced to 10 days in prison and fined $500, the resulting publicity launches her Hollywood ...
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News & Links
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKLetters From An American 04/18/2021
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Music Fans
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by Marionville
I’m bookending my posts today with a-ha...this one as I think about going to bed is really only going to be of interest to one or two in the group who have really come to love these Norwegian guys as much as I do. It’s an interview with a young ...
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News & Links
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by Healthydoc70
Am asking your opinion here. congressman Jim Jordan wants to know when our first amendment rights will be returned. How about when he agrees to return the same rights to me in the form of protection from other people stepping on my right to ...
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General & Hellos
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by Mooolah
LINKSwap the crop? New York hemp farmers eager to grow marijuana
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News & Links
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKLetters From An American 04/14/2021
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
4 weeks ago4w

Posted by HankHunter13
YANG GANG : )
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News & Links
4 weeks ago4w

Posted by snytiger6
LINKEvangelical Pastor Faces Prison Time After Recording Child Changing Her Clothes | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
4 weeks ago4w

Posted by phxbillcee
The Preservation Battle of Grand Central Forty years ago, preservationists—including a former First Lady—fought to maintain the integrity of New York City’s historic railway station.
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by Atheist_News
A covid outbreak hits a Hawaiian church, a rabbi in New York City is under police investigation, church attendance is at the lowest level ever in the U.S., and more happening in this weeks episode of Atheist News!
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
1 month ago1m

Posted by OldGoat43
STATE UPDATES 4/9/2021 New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy (D) announced that the Cannabis Regulatory Commission launched its social media accounts and will hold its first meeting on Monday. Florida's agriculture commissioner ...
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
1 month ago1m

Posted by OldGoat43
CANNABIS INTERNATIONAL4/9/2021 The Japanese consulate in New York issued a warning to the nation's citizens not to use marijuana even in places where it is legal under state law. LINK: ...
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Politics
1 month ago1m

Posted by JackPedigo
We need a history group. Have we become a repeat of the Roman empire? A rather short essay, for the Atlantic’s norm is a real eye opener and head shaker. Another scary example of history’s tendency to rhyme. Some, of many ...
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKWayne LaPierre Admits Living High On NRA’s Dime, But Claims Only He Can Keep ‘Charity’ Solvent | Above the Law
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Posts
1 month ago1m

Posted by AlanCliffe
Revolutionary Road. An ironic title if there ever was one. Paris? Shoot, the unhappy couple should have just moved to the Village. (Although to be fair, or realistic, I'm not sure how or where two or three young children would have fit into Village...
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Music, Movies & Books
1 month ago1m

Posted by AlanCliffe
Revolutionary Road. An ironic title if there ever was one. Paris? Shoot, the unhappy couple should have just moved to the Village. (Although to be fair, or realistic, I'm not sure how or where two or three young children would have fit into Village...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
1 month ago1m

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKReducing The Waste From Our Digital Lives
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Politics
1 month ago1m

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKLandmark Case Could End Biden's Student Debt Prison
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
1 month ago1m

Posted by OldGoat43
STATE UPDATES4/8/2021 New York Gov, Andrew Cuomo (D) said the new marijuana legalization law is a "big, big progressive score" for the state. He also tweeted, "Legalizing recreational cannabis will help us rebuild and renew New...
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Politics
1 month ago1m

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKThomas Friedman ignores ‘apartheid’ label, says Israel is ‘idealistic’ just like the U.S. – Mondoweiss
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Love & Relationships
1 month ago1m

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKHow Men Treat Women They Find Unfuckable
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Posts
1 month ago1m

Posted by johnnyrobish
Gaetz Sought Blanket Pardon From Trump White House The New York Times reports that Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) sought a blanket pre-emptive pardon from the White House during the final weeks of President Trump’s administration, a revelation ...
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKLetters From An American 04/05/2021
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by barjoe
LINKEx HUD official Lynne Patton barred from public service for putting NYCHA residents in GOP ad - New York Daily News
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Politics
1 month ago1m

Posted by snytiger6
LINKNY GOP Official Resigns After Saying Gay People Would Die Out on an Island | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by snytiger6
LINKWhite Evangelicals Are Still Major Obstacles in COVID Vaccination Efforts | Beth Stoneburner | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
1 month ago1m

Posted by Mooolah
LINKThe ultimate guide to cannabis legalization in New York: The key dates to know, and which stocks could benefit the most.
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by snytiger6
LINKNY GOP Official: If We Put Gay People on an Island, They’ll Die Out in 40 Years | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by barjoe
LINKMLB All-Star Game moved over Georgia voting law - New York Daily News
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Posts
1 month ago1m

Posted by OldGoat43
CANNABIS IN COMEDY AND CULTURE 4/2/2021 The Onion made fun of New York's legalization of marijuana. LINK:
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Posts
1 month ago1m

Posted by OldGoat43
CANNABIS INTERNATIONAL4/2/2021 The Swiss government announced details of a draft plan to make marijuana legally available under a pilot program. LINK: The UK's National Health is ...
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Gardeners
1 month ago1m

Posted by MikeInBatonRouge
I love spring! Pics from yesterday. Gotta cock your head clockwise 90°.....except for the last one, somehow.
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
1 month ago1m

Posted by OldGoat43
FEDERAL CANNABIS NEWS 4/1/2021 Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said the federal marijuana legalization bill he is working on with Sens. Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Ron Wyden (D-OR) will be introduced “shortly.” ...
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKDelta Reverses Course as Companies Put on Notice: Stand for Voting Rights or Pay a Price - News & Guts Media
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by snytiger6
LINKMan who killed his mom in 2002 arrested in NYC attack on 65-year-old Asian woman
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
1 month ago1m

Posted by bobwjr
For those who now consider Itailian-Americans "white"--understand it wasn't always so. The largest mass lynching in U.S. history took place in New Orleans in 1891 — and the victims were Italian-Americans. What was the reaction of our country's ...
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by phxbillcee
New York legalizes recreational marijuana for adults after Gov. Andrew Cuomo signs new bill
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
1 month ago1m

Posted by OldGoat43
NEW YORK FINALLY TAKES THE STEP3/31/2021 New York State lawmakers just advanced The Marijuana Revenue and Taxation Act (MRTA), which legalizes and regulates an adult-use commercial marijuana market in New York State, and also ...
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visual art
1 month ago1m

Posted by skado
Julie Mehretu Now at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York American, born Ethiopia, 1970 Ghosthymn (after the Raft) 2019-2020 Ink and acrylic on canvas
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General & Hellos
1 month ago1m

Posted by wordywalt
Corrupt right wing nut Congressman Matt Gaetz is under investigation for a sexual relationship with a 17 year old girl in New York. I hope they nail his sorry ass!!!!
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Sunset, Sea, Coffee and Me
1 month ago1m

Posted by Boomtarat03
A spectacular worm Moon was seen over New York& London last night. 🌕- They say you are mysterious, when I was a child I believed in your beauty, maybe until now, I still want to believe that even if the world is in a difficult ...
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
1 month ago1m

Posted by Mooolah
LINKNew York lawmakers agree to legalize recreational marijuana
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Trump Pinata
1 month ago1m

Posted by CuddyCruiser
I won Georgia!! And New York.....And California!!
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Posts
1 month ago1m

Posted by phxbillcee
Oh, & making fun of tRumpettes!
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This Day In History
1 month ago1m

Posted by Marionville
27th March 1915...”Typhoid Mary” - Mary Mallon is arrested and returned to quarantine on North Brother Island, New York after spending five years evading authorities and causing several other outbreaks of typhoid.
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Politics
Mar 25Mar 25

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKAfter 10 Years of Civil War in Syria, US (Quietly) Declares Defeat but Won’t Go Home
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
Mar 25Mar 25

Posted by OldGoat43
CANNABIS BUSINESS3/25/2021 Two former Eaze consultants were convicted a federal jury on charges of conspiring to trick banks into processing around $160 million in marijuana-related purchases. LINK: ...
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
Mar 25Mar 25

Posted by OldGoat43
STATE UPDATES3/25/2021 R.I.P. Despite growing momentum for marijuana reform across the country, legalization bills in three states—Hawaii, Maryland and Wyoming—all died this week as key legislative deadlines passed. ...
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
Mar 25Mar 25

Posted by Theresa_N
New York state reaches deal to legalize recreational cannabis.
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
Mar 24Mar 24

Posted by Mooolah
LINKNew York 'really close' to legalizing marijuana for adult use as top lawmakers reach consensus
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Politics
Mar 23Mar 23

Posted by UrsiMajor
Worth a watch. Lincoln Project TV. Dave was in my high school class. One of the smartest people I know.
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General & Hellos
Mar 23Mar 23

Posted by evidentialist
US death rate from guns is 203.5 times higher than in Japan. Why do you suppose that is? It should also be pointed out that there are a few countries where this rate is higher than the US. Some substantially so. Listed from the highest down to ...
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News & Links
Mar 23Mar 23

Posted by snytiger6
LINKCatholic Headmaster Placed on Leave After Making Black Child Kneel in Apology | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Health & Happiness
Mar 23Mar 23

Posted by Spinliesel
I want to celebrate Elisha Otis who on this day, in 1853, installed the first elevator in New York City at the Coopers Union Building. Without his invention, I would still be on crutches or in a wheelchair on the first floor of every building since ...
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This Day In History
Mar 23Mar 23

Posted by Marionville
23rd March 1857...Elisha Otis installs his first elevator at 488 Broadway in New York City.
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Mar 23Mar 23

Posted by yvilletom
In January 2014, Hawking changed his mind and published in the Journal “Nature” that black holes cannot exist after all. Sources: — The Science Book, DK Publishing, New York. — Hilton Radcliffe, in “Stephen Hawking Smoked My Socks”, ...
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UAPs, UFOs, USOs and 1st Contact
Mar 22Mar 22

Posted by racocn8
Soft Disclosure? Disclosure is a term that refers to the reduction in secrecy regarding US military and intelligence agency findings on UFOs. Presumably, the Disclosure would include some analysis as to the identity of the operators of said craft....
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Politics
Mar 21Mar 21

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKThe Era of Austerity Should Never Return
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Politics
Mar 21Mar 21

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKA Day in the Life of Abed Salama | by Nathan Thrall | The New York Review of Books
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Politics
Mar 21Mar 21

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKLiberals want to blame rightwing 'misinformation' for our problems. Get real | Digital media | The Guardian
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Health & Happiness
Mar 21Mar 21

Posted by Spinliesel
A useful tip when you have red hair and pale skin and live in New York State. The level of UV radiation is higher than you think, so sun protection is recommended. I just found my SPF 50 sun protection spray on top of the fridge ( where I keep ...
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Natural history
Mar 21Mar 21

Posted by Fernapple
Probably the most important story ever told, and no it is not the one about Jesus.
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Trump Pinata
Mar 20Mar 20

Posted by racocn8
From Wikipedia: "The Brooks Brothers riot was a demonstration at a meeting of election canvassers in Miami-Dade County, Florida, on November 22, 2000, during a recount of votes made during the 2000 United States presidential election, with the goal ...
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
Mar 19Mar 19

Posted by nicestuff
An article from a few years ago is of interest today, with completion of the 2020 US Census. Analysis indicates partisan gerrymandering has benefited GOP By DAVID A. LIEB June 25, 2017 Excerpts: The AP scrutinized the outcomes of all 435 U.S. ...
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
Mar 17Mar 17

Posted by OldGoat43
STATE UPDATES3/16/2021 Washington, D.C.’s voter-approved psychedelics decriminalization measure officially took effect on Monday, making plant- and fungi-based entheogens the lowest local law enforcement priority in the ...
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The Best of Late Night & News
Mar 15Mar 15

Posted by phxbillcee
Late Night with Seth Meyers Top Democrats Call on New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to Resign: A Closer Look
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Posts
Mar 15Mar 15

Posted by OldGoat43
CANNABIS BUSINESS3/15/2021 Amazon is being sued for allegedly violating New York City's law banning pre-employment drug testing for marijuana in most cases. LINK: Compass Pathways is ...
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Out Of The Illusion
Mar 15Mar 15

Posted by William_Mary
The media fact-checkers finally come for Joe Biden "Get your facts first, then you can distort them as you please," author Mark Twain once said. Nothing new from those who have occupied "The Swamp" for decades. I just watched ...
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News & Links
Mar 13Mar 13

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKAHA News: How Grief Rewires the Brain and Can Affect Health – and What to Do About It - Consumer Health News | HealthDay
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