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Science, Health & History Tidbits
2 days ago2d

Posted by gsiamne
Hominins Originated in Africa from Ape Ancestors Unlike Any Living Species, Study Suggests:
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Memes R Us
1 week ago1w

Posted by phxbillcee
He doesn't even want to hear about that "common ancestor" crap...
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Silly, Random & Fun
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by Lorajay
I'd be glad to buy one and help organize a huge lift off. Whoops I just remembered what that would do to the environment.
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
4 weeks ago4w

Posted by bobwjr
My ancestors felt this way so do I
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Posts
4 weeks ago4w

Posted by phxbillcee
Congrats to all who get the reference...
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Canadian, eh?
1 month ago1m

Posted by QuidamOutrepont
Quebec surrenders!!!
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Posts
1 month ago1m

Posted by bobwjr
Maybe a new movie reviewer needed
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Music, Movies & Books
Mar 24Mar 24

Posted by AmmaRE007
The Last Voyageurs - Genealogy of the 56 Caughnawaga Mohawk Voyageurs on the Egypt Expedition 1884-85 By John Masiewicz On September 14, 1884, fifty-six men from the Mohawk Indian Reserve in Caughnawaga (Kahnawake), set sail from Montreal in ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Mar 20Mar 20

Posted by Marionville
PATRONYMIC - Noun...a name derived from father or paternal ancestor usually by the addition of a suffix or prefix meaning son or denoting descent; e.g. MacDonald, O’Brien, Johnson, Ivanovich “a patronymic derived from their original ...
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Mar 17Mar 17

Posted by phxbillcee
PBS Eons The Risky Paleo Diets of Our Ancestors
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Religion & Spirituality
Mar 14Mar 14

Posted by Monty13
"Follow your ancestors!" That's a tricky statement. Which ancestors? The common ancestor of all present day humans and apes who lived around 7 million years ago? The common ancestor of all present day animals who lived around 555 million years ...
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Memes R Us
Mar 10Mar 10

Posted by MichelleGar1
Everytime I see one!
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Mar 9Mar 9

Posted by phxbillcee
History of the Earth What Was The Last Common Ancestor of all Life on Earth? PBS Eons What Was the Ancestor of Everything? (feat. PBS Space Time and It’s Okay To Be Smart)
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Mar 8Mar 8

Posted by phxbillcee
PBS Eons Dimetrodon: Our Most Unlikely Ancestor
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Posts
Feb 28Feb 28

Posted by Rossy92
HEITOR VILLA-LOBOS (1887-1959, Brazil) Bachianas Brasileira No. 5 - Aria (1938/45) For more please visit the Classical/Crossover group. Apologies for the current system bug which may prevent the video thumbnail displaying in ...
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
Feb 24Feb 24

Posted by bobwjr
LINKMariachi band plays at Ted Cruz's home amid Mexico backlash
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Feb 23Feb 23

Posted by Triphid
Thought you may like to 'feast' your eyes upon a few more ancient residents of the regions in and around Australia. First, moving clockwise from top to bottom, is the Dromornis, ancient Ancestor of the Emu, stood about 3 metres tall, Second, the ...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Feb 16Feb 16

Posted by JoeB
Cantabrigiaster fezouataensis: A new Somasteroid Echinoderm from the Early Ordovician Fezouata Lagerstätte in Morocco. Asterozoans, whose most familiar members include Starfish and Brittle Stars, are the dominant group...
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Just for Laughs
Feb 13Feb 13

Posted by tinkercreek
It's always the OTHER driver!
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Feline Fanatics
Feb 8Feb 8

Posted by snytiger6
I know you're excited to see me, but...
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L7new
Feb 3Feb 3

Posted by Storm1752
I'm tired of hearing about 'white privilege.' I'm white and I'm proud it. My ancestors came over in the late 1800s, fleeing poverty, discrimination, you name it. They had nothing to do with racism, as far as I know. I don't have any black friends, I ...
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Trump Pinata
Jan 20Jan 20

Posted by NHjulie
Crying like a baby for the past half hour.
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Politics
Jan 9Jan 9

Posted by redbai
After the Civil War, then President Johnson gave amnesty to all the traitors who fought on the side of the South. Then almost 150 years later, their ancestors and the worshipers of their "War for Southern Independence" made a second attempt to take ...
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Simple Thoughts
Jan 6Jan 6

Posted by Boomtarat03
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about.
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Posts
Jan 4Jan 4

Posted by Nessie_W
"There doesn’t seem to be any culture in which masks have not been used. From the Australian outback to the Arctic, from Mesolithic Africa to the United States of the 21st century, people have always made and employed masks in ways that are ...
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Metal, Punk, and other Avenues of Aggression
Dec 31, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Garf
Belphegor - Conjuring the dead Apparently this video has been flagged as inappropriate for certain audiences, lucky no one here is a pussy
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General & Hellos
Dec 28, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Triphid
Just been 'informed' via an anonymous ( you've got to kidding) note left in my mail box that, "yur goin to Hell, Jesus and God will smit ya fer dobbin me in to the cops on fryday wen i went to church. I went to church to prayse Jesus and God lyk all ...
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ServiceMembersHangout
Dec 24, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by bobwjr
Yes salute you
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Simply Atheist
Dec 24, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by jeshuey
From me, to Y'all...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Dec 20, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by JoeB
Gyaltsenglossus senis: A Hemichordate from the Middle Cambrian Burgess Shale. Hemichordate relationships remain contentious due to conflicting molecular results and the high degree of morphological disparity between the...
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General & Hellos
Dec 10, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Freedompath
Below is a political flyer that came in my mail today and I was having a turbulent day, so I wrote my State Senator a little note to let her know that I exist and I want be supporting her! Dear Ms Diamond, I am appalled by this political flyer that...
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Health & Happiness
Dec 8, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by LiterateHiker
What personality traits were passed down from your ancestors?
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Traditional and Folkmusic
Dec 5, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by FrayedBear
A passing era or simply awaiting the return of sanity?
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Pet pictures and discussion
Dec 1, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Triphid
My 'guest', friend, free-ranging house-guest, Joanna the Goanna, pictured on the left and one of her earlier ancestors pictured on the right. Oh boy, I'm sure glad they aren't around these days. And I bet so are the neighbourhood strays cats as well,...
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Health & Happiness
Nov 16, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by RobinGray
Facebook jail for 7 days! A local restaurant and other restaurants are suing for the right to stay open during the pandemic. In an argument with a you know who supporter I used the 🖕🏻 Emoji along with a bunch of 😷😷😷😷😷😷. He ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Nov 13, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by HippieChick58
MATRONYMIC ma-trə-NIM-ik Part of speech: adjective Origin: Latin, late 18th century 1:Denoting or relating to a name derived from the name of a mother or female ancestor. Examples of Matronymic in a sentence "By tracing her matronymic ...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Nov 11, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by IAJO163
LINK‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ Roasts Trump’s Refusal To Concede To President-Elect Joe Biden: “We Have A Reality Show Host Who Will Not Accept Reality”
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Posts
Oct 24, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Marionville
Please say hello to @Thinkingidiot who has joined our group. Looking forward to hearing your thoughts.
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
Oct 20, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Besalbub
Some seeds must have fallen out of my sack of weed .
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Non-nude sexy pics
Oct 17, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by OldMetalHead
Ekaterina Zueva
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Oct 15, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by davers
Totis Viribus adverb Latin. with all one's might.
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Atheist Points Of View On The Middle East
Oct 13, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by kmaz
Some of the criticisms leveled at Israel I agree with, some I don't. In this case, I'm probably a bit in the "critical of Israel" category. If you're really committed to setting up your country as a haven for a persecuted minority, and if the ...
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Vegan\Vegetarian World
Oct 9, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Wildgreens
Zero Waste Grocery
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Posts
Oct 4, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Boomtarat03
_Tachu Village, near Li River, Guangxi Province_ _China_
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Quotes
Sep 18, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Hages
"There are horrible people who, instead of solving a problem, tangle it up and make it harder to solve for anyone who wants to deal with it. Whoever does not know how to hit the nail on the head should be asked not to hit it at all." - Friedrich ...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Sep 18, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by JoeB
Baringochromis senutae, Baringochromis sonyii, and Baringochromis tallamae: Three new species of Cichlid Fish from the upper Miocene of the palaeolake Waril in Central Kenya. The tropical freshwater Fish family ...
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Politics
Sep 13, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by whiskywoman
rudy can't tell the truth to save his life
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Sep 11, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by JoeB
Adelophthalmus pyrrhae: A new species of Eurypterid 'Sea Scorpion' from the Carboniferous of Montagne Noire, France, which may have been capable of breathing air. Arachnids are the second most successful terrestrial ...
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Atheists for Liberty
Sep 4, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by atheistsliberty
Armin Navabi of Atheist Republic is under fire from social justice warriors, Muslims, and Hindus! Support Armin in his quest of de-stigmatizing so-called blasphemy & de-radicalizing offended religious believers. Visit Atheist Republic's YouTube ...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Aug 25, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Gwendolyn2018
It is often interesting how ancient terms, beliefs, and practices linger on into modern times but have lost their original meanings. For example, saying "bless you" to people who sneeze stems from several beliefs, including the thought that a sneeze ...
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Just for Laughs
Aug 19, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by dermot235
Remember this guy. His ancestors came over from Ireland. As an Irish man I can only apologize for that. Sorry Folks
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Community Senate
Aug 19, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by EdEarl
@Admin Some content, such as pinned posts written for Battling Obesity, is a valuable library that should not be deleted. The group has never had much chit chat, probably because obese people are shy, or shy people tend to get fat. Anyway, a library...
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
Aug 19, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Marionville
A follow up to last night...and from the same album Memorial Beach. - How Sweet It Was. “Lend us a voice in this howling night!”....oh yeah!! I don’t expect many of you to appreciate them the way I do, but a-ha and their music and lyrics ...
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General & Hellos
Aug 18, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by nogod4me
Information to help understand Viruses and Pandemics from Junior Skeptic Right now, we are all confronting one of humanity’s scariest enemies: epidemic disease. Are we brave enough to face this horror? You bet we are! We’ve ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Aug 2, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Marionville
ATAVISTIC. - Adjective...relating to or characterised by something ancient or ancestral; reverting to or suggesting the characteristics of a remote ancestor or primitive type “atavistic fears and instincts”; the reappearance of a ...
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Love & Relationships
Jul 28, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by LiterateHiker
Mesmerizing photographs of historical figures with their direct descendants
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Politics
Jul 22, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Appeals court blocks Trump appointee’s takeover of web nonprofit The court dealt a setback to -filmmaker Michael Pack’s drive to overhaul U.S. government-funded media.
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Religion & Spirituality
Jul 12, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Anismail
Its a Mosque! No its a church! My ancestors built it for Jesus 1500 years ago! U Arabs stole it 500 years ago! Its 1935 I proclaim it a museum! Wait, who's this guy? Oh nevermind, it's a mosque again! Seriously!? When will we stop fighting over a...
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Mental Health Support
Jul 12, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by BAMFHufflepuff
Combat PTSD. 2 years later. Still struggling...
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Jul 4, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by JazznBlues
BLM history question, sort of... I have an ancestor that fought in the Civil War on the wrong side. He was born in the North & fought for the South. He died in the Battle of Franklin. He suspected he was going to die in this battle and sent his ...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Jun 27, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by l5dlv6
Answer to My friend asked me- “Out of numerous species of the same ancestor throughout evolutionary history, how come only human beings turned out having such complex consciousness as we have today?” She believes our complex mind is a gift f… ...
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Health & Happiness
Jun 24, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Allamanda
Vaccines for the rest of the world? How does that work?
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Jun 12, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by t1nick
NEWS RELEASE 11-JUN-2020 New discovery of giant bipedal crocodile footprints in the cretaceous of Korea CU Denver researcher Marin Lockley was a member of the team that found the well-preserved footprints UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO DENVER ...
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World Music
Jun 11, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by dede18
My interest in Kazakhstan was triggered by Marje's post yesterday, so I researched as my knowledge was very skimpy.Yes, many ethnicities, among them Mongolian. That made sense, because I enjoy the music of a Kazakh group The Nuans who identify as ...
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UK Atheists & Agnostics
Jun 5, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by MsDemeanour
Dunno how welcome I am here since your ancestors banished mine in chains a couple of centuries ago. But you know what they say about bad pennies. And we do share a queen although I'm not entirely sure why after all this time. My money is on Scotland ...
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
May 30, 2020May 2020

Posted by AnonySchmoose
LINKForget "Looting." Capitalism Is the Real Robbery.
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General & Hellos
May 22, 2020May 2020

Posted by HerbertNewsam
The other day there was a post about Memorial day. I mentioned didn't celebrate it much but respected it. That may have been confusing. As i sit here pondering the upcoming weekend of Memorial day, i think of all of those gone before me, not just my...
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Posts
May 18, 2020May 2020

Posted by AlasBabylon
The Beatles - A Day in the Life
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Just for Laughs
May 16, 2020May 2020

Posted by Jetty
Don't blame her... Strong pegs, BTW! 😂
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Posts
May 12, 2020May 2020

Posted by t1nick
A Tooth Changes Everything We Know About Humans Reaching Europe Remains of a modern human 45,000 years old found in the Balkans show our ancestors coexisted with Neanderthals in Europe for around 8,000 years Ariel David 11.05.2020 | 19:58 A single...
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Feline Fanatics
May 8, 2020May 2020

Posted by RobertNappi2
Exploring the Jungle!!!!
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Silly, Random & Fun
May 6, 2020May 2020

Posted by Beowulfsfriend
A More Corn Alert “Papa, what are ancestors?” “Well, my son, I’m one of yours. Your grandpa is another.” “Oh! Then why is it people brag about them?” The four most beautiful words in our common language: I told you so. “I dreamed ...
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Conservative Atheists
Apr 26, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by JacarC
Unlimited Immigration is BAD: a prediction of what happened in the UK.,,,, and what has and is happening in the US. . . .
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Posts
Apr 21, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by t1nick
Why Bats Are One of Evolution’s Greatest Puzzles Paleontologists seek the ancestors that could explain how bats became the only flying mammals. Palaeochiropteryx By Riley Black SMITHSONIANMAG.COM APRIL 21, 2020 8:00AM
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General & Hellos
Apr 5, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by WilliamFleming
This Coronavirus is a walk in the park compared to epidemics faced by our ancestors. Records show the current death rate for Coronavirus in Italy is 268 per million or a measly 0.03%, and so far the US rate is a tenth of that. Compare with Cholera ...
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Age Related
Apr 5, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by Lorajay
Building on the naming theme. My ancestors born in the 1870s had names that always.puzzled me. Later generation seemed to get their names from Actors and actresses plus other celebrities and movies and soap operas. Of course all generations did ...
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Apr 2, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by AnonySchmoose
LINKEarliest interbreeding event between ancient human populations discovered
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General & Hellos
Mar 27, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by PondartIncbendog
Went to safeway today. Saw a father and five kids running around in the store touching everything like it was a game. Is safeway fucking stupid? Why are they letting kids in the grocery store during a national emergency while that is the most ...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Mar 23, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Druvius
Oldest human ancestor found. ;)
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Feline Fanatics
Mar 13, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Cutiebeauty
😺😻. Ancestors are important even for cats..
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Just for Laughs
Mar 12, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by bobwjr
Oh oh trouble
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Mar 9, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by bobwjr
LINKThe first people to inhabit North America's Arctic region are not the genetic ancestors of the modern-day Inuit 
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Mar 9, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Marionville
ATAVISM. - Noun...a tendency to revert to something ancient or ancestral “the more civilised a society seems to be, the more susceptible it is to buried atavism”. In biology, a recurrence of traits in a subsequent generation “her blue eyes ...
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Politics
Mar 6, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKUnder a Democratic President, McConnell Vows a Return to Total Obstruction | Washington Monthly
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Photography
Mar 5, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Redneckliberal
The queen of cool.......
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Political Posts, Articles and Memes
Mar 1, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by GipsyOfNewSpain
How can a Country Founded, Populated and Developed by Criminals Expelled of their Native Nation can ever be Great? Well, could be but it took another Criminal to reach Power to turn the the Greatness into a Sack of Shit... Maybe NEVER to be Great ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Feb 29, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by LaDizdeOdd
HooDoo is a form of African American folk magic. My grandparents practiced HooDoo and Christianity. Obviously, I got confused a few times along the way. Anyone else with similar experiences? HooDoo Christianity conjurewoman ancestors spells ...
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Michiganders
Feb 27, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by BeeHappy
20 ft waves? Be care out there!
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All Things Asia
Feb 12, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by Boomtarat03
These medical staff in Wuhan(China) cut their hair short to fight corona virus.
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Feline Fanatics
Feb 11, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by Ladydiana
Pure bread
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Just for Laughs
Feb 11, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by TheHOLYBOX
Food is good
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Taboo Island Atlantis
Feb 8, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by WilliamCharles
All I Hear is Static - The Lillingtons
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Leftists
Feb 6, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by johnnyrobish
Republican Senators Still Claiming Trump Has Learned Lesson Many of the Republican senators who voted to acquit Donald Trump on abuse of power and obstruction charges, are now trying to justify their vote by claiming they ...
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This Day In History
Feb 6, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by altschmerz
February 6, 2007 A genealogist has said that Barack Obama has some ancestral ties to the White House from his mother's side. The founder of the Waikoloa-based Family Forest Project has found links between the Democratic senator from Illinois and ...
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General & Hellos
Jan 25, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by MsDemeanour
Today is Australia Day and I thought you might be interested in how it is celebrated. As a child Australia day was a public holiday in Summer so you had the rellies and friends over for bbq and piss-up. That much hasn't change although there are more...
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Jan 23, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by AnonySchmoose
LINKHumans’ oldest maternal ancestors may have arisen in southern Africa | Science News
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Jan 20, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by t1nick
Article discusses the phylogenetic relationship between modern day avians and their therapod (dinosaur) ancestors.
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Jan 20, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by t1nick
Article discusses the phylogenetic relationship between modern day avians and their therapod (dinosaur) ancestors.
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Carl Sagan
Jan 9, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by Enceladusio
"There are tens of billions of known kinds of organic molecules. Yet only fifty of them are used for the essential activities of life. The same patterns are employed over and over again, conservatively, ingeniously for different functions. And at the...
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