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Just for Laughs
7 hours ago7h

Posted by OldMetalHead
I took a class recently on the history of food preservation. In the early days, metal containers were the cheapest and easiest to make, so almost all food was stored in cans. Tin was a particularly soft and easy to mold/shape, and didn’t rust like...
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General & Hellos
9 hours ago9h

Posted by ADKSparky
Street market in Monteforte, Italy. Too bad the government is going right wing.
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Movie Actors & Actresses Fans
2 days ago2d

Posted by Ray13
Born on Sept. 24, 1936: he may not be considered an actor by some, but in my opinion the characters he created had personalities that took some pretty good acting ability and imagination....Mr. Jim Henson. Here is a short 4 min. video
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News & Links
1 week ago1w

Posted by puff
FYI this article is 8 years old, but could also be 1 day old. Now Ukraine has regained border areas, they are shelling Russian towns 15km from the border. Way to go Ukraine, should bump the Ruskies moral up. And people still don't...
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Health & Happiness
1 week ago1w

Posted by FvckY0u
Anyone taking or thinking about taking ACV should read this.
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Family & Parenting
1 week ago1w

Posted by puff
This is Victoria Australia, who had the harshest covid measures, ruled by Dan Andrews who loves emergencies and the power they bring. I tend to side with the protesters here. To not even inform parents is mind boggling; state over-reach much? Seems ...
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Silly, Random & Fun
1 week ago1w

Posted by anglophone
Q: Why is masturbation like an anemic male monarch? A: Because they are both wan-king.
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Health & Happiness
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by Focus1
Should you qualify for disability because you decided to be a glutton like lovinlarge? Eat yourself into diabetes and say my fat ass can't walk or work so give me a social security check?
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News & Links
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by snytiger6
LINKCatholic League: Relax! Priests' victims are "adolescents, not children"!
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CLASSICAL, OPERA and CROSSOVER
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by rogerbenham
Frédéric Chopin, Ballade no. 1 g-minor op. 23 (Olga Scheps live)
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Just for Laughs
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by glennlab
UK reduces unemployment by 1
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Silly, Random & Fun
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by Silver1wun
Still on the books? 🤔
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by Davekp
Just used “turpitude”in a response to a YouTube video. Somebody was casting allegations of moral turpitude against Leo DiCaprio for his penchant for abandoning his much younger than himself paramours as they reach 25 years of age. ...
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Philosophy & Meaning
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by Matias
Here's a glimpse on the other side of the liberal coin: A free market ideology that seeks to free individuals from all kinds of constraints in order to maximize their ability to work and to consume. The atomized workers with no commitment to any ...
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by Diaco
Do Monkeys Have a Moral Compass?
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General & Hellos
4 weeks ago4w

Posted by Fernapple
There are it is said as many different definitions of what the word “Religion” means, as there are people on the planet, and many people say that it is indefinable. Which is religious speak for. “If I define it, you will knock it down, so I ...
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Trump Pinata
4 weeks ago4w

Posted by zeuser
Hmmm, I think I can dope out the rest of this one in spite of the redactions.
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by redbai
LINKWhite House shines light on Republicans who are criticizing student debt cancellation after getting their PPP loans forgiven
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Posts
1 month ago1m

Posted by phxbillcee
Let's talk about a cop, a guilty plea, and Breonna Taylor.... - Beau of the Fifth Column
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Quotes
1 month ago1m

Posted by gsiamne
I am a physical chemist. My moral code is based on the concept of equilibrium in the universe. I try to act with balance and harmony in all things and in particular with a reverence for life. - Angela Padovani
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Poets' Corner
1 month ago1m

Posted by azzow2
This was somethin I had written for a teacher that I had assisted several years ago. Fresh and new you were absolute, unique, and far from blue I was the hue to you.  Your wings were wet and I watched as you warmed them dry. Alive with drive you...
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Just for Laughs
1 month ago1m

Posted by RobertNappi2
I need this!!!
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Philosophy & Meaning
1 month ago1m

Posted by Matias
A liberal society is a society in which dominate: the primacy of the isolated, "free and autonomous" individual, the ideology of inevitable progress, the fiction of universal human rights, the obsession with growth (because more and more people are...
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Posts
1 month ago1m

Posted by kmaz
Any thoughts from the group on this ethical principle taught to us in Judaism? I had thought of it as charity, but reading the wikipedia entry, it is interesting to see it portrayed as different from charity as charity is often defined, as it is ...
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Posts
1 month ago1m

Posted by OldGoat43
INTERNATIONAL CANNABIS NEWS8/17/2022 A Brazilian court granted a woman the right to grow cannabis for medical use, and to import seeds. LINK: The Thai and Malaysian health ministers ...
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Politics
1 month ago1m

Posted by laidback1
The left liberalists are just as bad as the right conservatives if not worse than them . At least the right will listen ,the left has no moral backbone to the point they will hear someone out ,they get so emotional like children ,can't reason at all ...
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
1 month ago1m

Posted by azzow2
I have an upcoming procedure at the VA hospital. The nurse calls me and relays what has to happen the night before and the following day. The typical don't eat after midnight take your meds with water no surgery drinks. They add in there that coffee ...
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Survivors of roman catholicism
1 month ago1m

Posted by Theresa_N
Catholic defends homophobic, transphobic, misogynistic, bishop: Straying from church teaching is the 'problem' “I will no longer attend Mass at Newman, and though a cradle Catholic, I may join a different faith tradition,” says writer Jack ...
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Just for Laughs
1 month ago1m

Posted by Austin-Cambridge
If you think this is crap don't get on a line with me! :-D
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Trump Pinata
1 month ago1m

Posted by anglophone
What would Trumpty Dumpty do if he realised just how much of a cretinous moral degenerate he really is?
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News & Links
Aug 10Aug 10

Posted by puff
Isn't it all about me me me with narcs? The senator delegation used official channels, Chinese channels before visiting. PS Whoever does her eyebrow makeup is a comedic genius!!!!!
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Trump Pinata
Aug 10Aug 10

Posted by FvckY0u
Does anyone have any doubt that Trump is an overt/grandiose malignant narcissist? Having spent some time studying the behavior due to my own battles with one of a slightly different type I have to say that the worst thing you can give a narcissist ...
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Posts
Aug 9Aug 9

Posted by glennlab
Not really into body shaming, but....
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Politics
Aug 8Aug 8

Posted by Flyingsaucesir
I wish I could have seen his face when he heard the feds were cracking his safe 😂
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Mental Health Support
Aug 3Aug 3

Posted by Theresa_N
The chemical imbalance theory of depression is dead but anti-depressants still work (for some people):
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Posts
Aug 2Aug 2

Posted by OldGoat43
INTERNATIONAL CANNABIS NEWS8/2/2022 Russian officials are reportedly leaning towards rejecting a U.S. prisoner swap offer involving American basketball player Brittney Griner, who pleaded guilty to possessing cannabis vapes, ...
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News & Links
Aug 2Aug 2

Posted by redbai
LINKPlantation Slave Cabins Are Being Rented Out On Airbnb - YouTube
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
Aug 1Aug 1

Posted by Krish55
Today's News:
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Music Fans
Jul 29Jul 29

Posted by BlackDove
Ghost - Spillways
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Quotes
Jul 27Jul 27

Posted by gsiamne
The objections to religion are of two sorts - intellectual and moral. The intellectual objection is that there is no reason to suppose any religion true; the moral objection is that religious precepts date from a time when men were more cruel than ...
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Hippie Land -
Jul 25Jul 25

Posted by rogerbenham
She was my best friend. I trusted her 100%. When I looked up, there she was. When she looked up there I was. We loved walking, mostly in woodland, sometimes up in the alpine meadows. We loved camping beside rushing water. Certainty in the other. She ...
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Posts
Jul 21Jul 21

Posted by Pralina1
Go satan go , go satan go 🦇🙌🦇🙌😂😂😂😂♥️♥️♥️
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Posts
Jul 21Jul 21

Posted by Killtheskyfairy
Is the moral of the story never shout at your cat?
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News & Links
Jul 20Jul 20

Posted by barjoe
LINKWalgreens Boycott Trend After Birth Control, Condom Sales Refused. ‘This Should Not Be Happening.’ - nj.com
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Religion & Spirituality
Jul 17Jul 17

Posted by The_freeThinker
How does belief in the existence of a genocidal maniac in the sky make you a good and moral person? Considering the fact that there have been 5 major extinction event in earth history. existence religion belief moral god atheist agnostic
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Religion & Spirituality
Jul 17Jul 17

Posted by anglophone
How does belief in the existence of a genocidal maniac in the sky make you a good and moral person?
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Philosophy & Meaning
Jul 17Jul 17

Posted by Matias
Every society can be described as a struggle for power among several groups (example: the bourgeoisie against the proletariat in Marxist theory). In many cases, especially in democratic societies, there is a majority holding the key positions of ...
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Natural history
Jul 17Jul 17

Posted by Fernapple
Perhaps a little one sided in its opinion, but at least one well respected thinker does not think that you need religion to be moral.
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News & Links
Jul 16Jul 16

Posted by snytiger6
LINKOhio Rape Case Shows Anti-Abortion Movement’s False Piety
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Politics
Jul 16Jul 16

Posted by Matias
Societies do not abandon democratic principles on a whim. They do so after long periods of disintegration, disappointment and deterioration of living conditions. They do so when a critical mass of citizens comes to the conclusion that individual ...
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General & Hellos
Jul 14Jul 14

Posted by Fernapple
To a degree I do have some sympathy with the religious fundamentalist and literalist. ( Not much we are basically opposites. ) But when they look at moderate religion, especially cults, like the, so called, spiritual and metaphorical views of ...
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Music Fans
Jul 14Jul 14

Posted by Marionville
Good morning…the sun is up and I’m up early to go off with my friend Hilary to spend a day at the coast in this great summer weather….Early Morning - a-ha….live in South America 1991. ….seems appropriate as they’re ...
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Politics
Jul 13Jul 13

Posted by CourtJester
Glad I didn’t vote for that jack wagon.
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General & Hellos
Jul 13Jul 13

Posted by Reignmond
Those if the Abrahamic Faiths were most often ostracized because they would not tolerate other faiths and viewed them as wicked and in need of destruction. This is what has happen recently with the Georgia Guide Stones. ...
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Jul 12Jul 12

Posted by phxbillcee
See the deepest image ever taken of our universe, captured by James Webb Telescope This is the most detailed image of the universe ever captured.
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Philosophy & Meaning
Jul 12Jul 12

Posted by Matias
Is it wrong to pigeonhole people and judge them not according to their personal merits and actions, but according to the label of the pigeonhole? Most people intuitively would say: of course that's wrong. That's what racism, sexism and other -isms ...
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Posts
Jul 10Jul 10

Posted by Lilac-JadeCanada
Teacher: "Why are you praying in class little Johnny?” Little Johnny: “My mom taught me to always pray before going to sleep."
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Star Trek fans
Jul 10Jul 10

Posted by David1955
ST Strange New Worlds has just finished its season. What did you think? For me, I thought it was best ST in years. That seems to be the general consensus in ST fan land. A few missteps, like the bitchy Eurasian British security officer lady who's a ...
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Baby Boomers
Jul 8Jul 8

Posted by FrostyJim
Who else used a slide rule in high school?
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Philosophy & Meaning
Jul 8Jul 8

Posted by Word
Reasoning - the action of thinking about something in a logical, sensible way. Reasoning requires free will to choose. Free will is the capacity of agents to choose between different possible courses of action unimpeded. Critical thinking - the...
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Philosophy & Meaning
Jul 2Jul 2

Posted by Matias
Our minds manage to distract us from the terrible reality by filling our lives with stories about hopeful goals and encouraging us to strive to achieve them. The ups and downs of that struggle are part of our common history of striving for what we ...
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Politics
Jun 26Jun 26

Posted by snytiger6
LINKVoters may be a lot angrier about Roe's repeal than the right assumes - The Washington Post
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Silly, Random & Fun
Jun 25Jun 25

Posted by holdenc98
THE PARIAH OF THIS FEMINIST GYNOCRACY STRONGHOLD TURNS TO THE LONG ADMIRED BILL MAHER TO COVER HIS FLANK. ONE WONDERS IF ANY OF YE MORAL COWARDS WILL FIND THE GUTS TO LISTEN. ....... WELL WILL YA, PUNKS?
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Politics
Jun 23Jun 23

Posted by snytiger6
LINKThe Comment That Reveals the Depths of the Republican Party’s Moral Collapse
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News & Links
Jun 23Jun 23

Posted by snytiger6
LINKLauren Boebert's Shooters restaurant kicked out after new landlord cites "moral" imperative: report | Salon.com
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Metal music
Jun 23Jun 23

Posted by Seriousreason
One of the all time classic HARDCORE tracks by one the coolest HARDCORE bands. 🎵 Jah Rastafari. Mon. 🎶 ⚽ 🎸. BAD BRAINS . I against I ,🎸 ⚽
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Philosophy & Meaning
Jun 22Jun 22

Posted by Matias
When modern citizens cease to be religious they do not cease to be moral, they still have the same moral mind and the same moral impulses and needs that they used to channel through religion. They still have the same need for a moral identity, for a ...
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Quotes
Jun 22Jun 22

Posted by Marionville
“The modern conservative is engaged in one of man’s oldest exercises in moral philosophy; that is, the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness” ………….. John Kenneth Galbraith.
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News & Links
Jun 21Jun 21

Posted by FvckY0u
Can we as a society please stop using the term "religious education"? Let's examine it a bit closer. Religion; a set of beliefs concerning the cause, nature, and purpose of the universe, especially when considered as the creation of a superhuman ...
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General & Hellos
Jun 21Jun 21

Posted by HankHunter13
All Roads Lead To Trump
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Philosophy & Meaning
Jun 21Jun 21

Posted by Matias
Steven Weinberg once said, "With or without religion, good people can behave well and bad people can do evil; but for good people to do evil - that takes religion." I've read this quote hundreds of times, and I never liked it, because it assumes ...
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Just for Laughs
Jun 16Jun 16

Posted by St-Sinner
He was a criminal and crucifixion was a common punishment to deter citizens.
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Religion & Spirituality
Jun 16Jun 16

Posted by Matias
One of the fundamental misconceptions many atheists have is that they consider religion to be nothing but a kind of primitive proto-science, a collection of factual statements, a set of obsolete "explanations" - but explaining the world is only ONE ...
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News & Links
Jun 15Jun 15

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKLetters From An American 06/14/2022
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Sunset, Sea, Coffee and Me
Jun 15Jun 15

Posted by Boomtarat03
Coffee break 😅😂😂😂☕😝
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General & Hellos
Jun 12Jun 12

Posted by FrayedBear
“Those who bombed us know that the moral greatness of Serbia is disproportionate to its firepower, and that is why they need that little tormented Serbia, that brave victim, to be with them,” he said. In his opinion, the US and its allies ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Jun 12Jun 12

Posted by racocn8
POLLHere's a comment made by Skado: "Like it or not, Christianity remains the most highly evolved moral system produced by humans, whether we acknowledge it or not." If you have time, say why you chose what you chose.

Which of the following do you consider to be the most highly evolved moral system?

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Silly, Random & Fun
Jun 11Jun 11

Posted by SnowyOwl
Well isn't that just ducky, it's been a long time since I made love in the woods and these days I rather think a passerby would call 911 because they thought I was having some kind of stroke. lol
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Music Fans
Jun 10Jun 10

Posted by Spinliesel
Happy BirthdaY, Howling Wolf. Your voice gives me the shivers. Little Red Rooster
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General & Hellos
Jun 10Jun 10

Posted by Fernapple
You often get the apologists, asking for disproof of some vague, often deist, god concept. Such as, god is not literal, but just a synonym for the "prime cause", or god is "the whole of nature". Then when no disproof appears, as fast as light, they ...
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Philosophy & Meaning
Jun 9Jun 9

Posted by rainmanjr
LINKJoshua Knobe - What is Intentionality?
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Politics
Jun 9Jun 9

Posted by Monty35792
In the state of Arkansas there is a state supreme court over-ruling U.S. Supreme court rules regarding seperation of church and state! The governor recently signed SB-298 allowing healthcare workers and other needed services to refuse services based ...
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Just for Laughs
Jun 9Jun 9

Posted by Austin-Cambridge
There used to be some great contributors to this group, they posted clever and extremely funny posts which I enjoyed enormously! Unfortunately it has now become a dumping ground of barely funny memes etc. for points seeking members who see it as a ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Jun 8Jun 8

Posted by xenoview
Vatican bank displays financial decline, moral gains after papal reforms Despite diminished profits, the Vatican bank appears ready to turn a new page in the wake of years of financial scandals.
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Gun Control Now
Jun 7Jun 7

Posted by soulless
NY Governor Kathy Hochul signed ten gun control bills into law
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Politics
Jun 7Jun 7

Posted by snytiger6
LINKSupreme Court won't review sanctions against GOP Senate candidate who pointed gun at racial justice protestors - CNNPolitics
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Out Of The Illusion
Jun 6Jun 6

Posted by William_Mary
2 weeks ago our goverment passed a bill for 40 billion in funds and weapons for Ukriane. About that same time Ukraine created a fake video of them claiming to have reached the Russian border, as though that was a major accomplishment. However they ...
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News & Links
Jun 3Jun 3

Posted by Buck
That’s a good way to lose your wiener boys and girls!!?! 😎
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Health & Happiness
Jun 1Jun 1

Posted by VickyGraham
LINK“The Only Moral Abortion is My Abortion” – Joyce Arthur's page
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Politics
Jun 1Jun 1

Posted by Flyingsaucesir
The bottom line in this accounting: moral bankruptcy.
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Freedom from Religion Foundation
Jun 1Jun 1

Posted by bookofmorons
The secrecy and silence surrounding the horrific sexual and other abuses of children by Catholic priests and other church members began to surface in Newfoundland in the 1980s. At the time the church denied any involvement or guilt but of course the ...
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
Jun 1Jun 1

Posted by OldGoat43
FEDERAL CANNABIS NEWS6/1/2022 The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration noted the spread of cannabis legalization in a notice about an organizational restructuring. LINK: ...
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News & Links
Jun 1Jun 1

Posted by Buck
Always amazes me how many people think the posted signs are there for show?👀
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Dharma Café
May 30May 30

Posted by skado
“ Most of the problems that we confront day to day are essentially man-made. They are unnecessary. The natural problems of life are quite enough, so what point is there in creating additional problems for ourselves? Is this wise? Certainly not. All...
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Health & Happiness
May 29May 29

Posted by Mcflewster
Differences USA/UK SOCCER is a much better name than Football "SOCCER" implies that there will be impacts. "Sock it to me!" "FOOTBALL" fails to recognize that blows to other parts of the body will occur America had the common sense to protect ...
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General & Hellos
May 29May 29

Posted by Fernapple
Reading so much on this site, I have become interested in why a culture of fear and hate seems to be growing in the USA today, and wonder if it could be, because the US is perhaps the most theocratic of developed nations. And if anyone has every ...
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Philosophy & Meaning
May 28May 28

Posted by Matias
Question : Is something morally wrong, reprehensible, because individuals , or a whole society, judge it so, or is something intrinsically wrong, no matter what people think? Example: Imagine a world where slavery is ubiquitous and universally ...
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General & Hellos
May 28May 28

Posted by anglophone
The refusal of the NRA to acknowledge its part in the mass murder of children in the U$A merely underscores its moral degeneracy. It is run by greedy, ignorant, self-serving assholes.
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General & Hellos
May 27May 27

Posted by wordywalt
The response of the NRA to the Texas school shooting is nothing short of irrationality moral insanity, and an outright lie. “You can’t stop evil.” Oh. Really? First, let’s take the fact that the only reason he got into the school was...
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Philosophy & Meaning
May 27May 27

Posted by MizJ
LINKWabi-sabi
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