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Posted by HippieChick58
LINKSlavery Reparations Study Set for House Judiciary Markup
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2 days ago2d

Posted by snytiger6
LINKJerry Falwell, Jr. is Urging People to Get Vaccinated in Order to Own the Libs | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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General & Hellos
2 days ago2d

Posted by wordywalt
What is it that today’s ’so-called conservatives trying to conserve? Is it natural resources? No, to the greatest extent, it is the exploitation of those resources for profit today, regardless of the consequences. Is it conserving he ...
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3 days ago3d

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKLetters From An American 04/06/2021
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4 days ago4d

Posted by snytiger6
LINKA Prosperity Gospel Preacher Found Guilty of Tax Fraud is Finally Behind Bars | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Politics
4 days ago4d

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKThe Mainstream Worldview Is As Garbage As Mainstream Music And Movies
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Out Of The Illusion
4 days ago4d

Posted by William_Mary
The case for expropriation: Billionaires’ wealth surged 60 percent in first year of pandemic “COVID-19 brought terrible suffering, economic pain, geopolitical tension—and the greatest acceleration of wealth in human history,” Forbes ...
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Memes R Us
1 week ago1w

Posted by jeshuey
Opinions and facts are two different things.
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Politics
1 week ago1w

Posted by Daco2007
How the decline of religion is radicalizing the evangelical right Levitz argues that as Americans become increasingly secular in their views, far-right evangelicals will respond in an authoritarian way — including voter suppression. As a result, ...
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1 week ago1w

Posted by Tejas
Baltimore to decriminalize possession, prostitution and trespassing along with other minor crimes.
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1 week ago1w

Posted by snytiger6
Fine, I'll get up and feed you...
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General & Hellos
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by LadyLinK
How interesting is this site?! Like minded people, oh myyyyy
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by Larimar
. Maya wealth inequality
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by HippieChick58
Leitmotif LAYT-mo-teef Part of speech: noun Origin: German, late 19th century 1: a recurrent theme throughout a musical or literary composition, associated with a particular person, idea, or situation Examples of Leitmotif in a sentence ...
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News & Links
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKThe man behind an Instagram account showing pastors’ wealth - The Washington Post
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Politics
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by snytiger6
LINKDeb Haaland is confirmed as interior secretary, the first Native American to serve in a Cabinet - The Washington Post
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News & Links
4 weeks ago4w

Posted by snytiger6
LINKChina’s appetite for meat fades as vegan revolution takes hold | China | The Guardian
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Quotes
1 month ago1m

Posted by Marionville
“The lust of avarice has so totally seized upon mankind that their wealth seems rather to possess them than they possess their wealth “..............Pliny the Elder.
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Quotes
1 month ago1m

Posted by Buttercup
There is a little game I like to play when I see some thing like this, switch the genders and see if it still rings true; substitute lady for gentleman and him for her. This quote doesn't lose a thing. A day late for Women's Day. "The True Gentleman ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
1 month ago1m

Posted by HippieChick58
Nobby NAH-bee Part of speech: adjective Origin: Unknown, late 17th century 1: Describing a person of wealth or high social position. Examples of Nobby in a sentence "When he wasn’t saving lives as Batman, Bruce Wayne lived a nobby lifestyle ...
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by snytiger6
LINKThe Catholic Church Opposes a CO Bill to Let Child Sex Abuse Victims Get Justice | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
1 month ago1m

Posted by nicestuff
I suppose someone might quibble with the numbers (I haven't crunched them), but the point remains - excessive wealth to this degree is an absurdity and obscenity. No one "earns" or needs more than a billion, ... or more than 100 million, ... or 50 ...
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by snytiger6
LINKWalmart Anti-Union ‘Training’ Video Is Another Reason Not To Shop There
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aussie sceptics
1 month ago1m

Posted by David1955
LINKHonest Government Ad | News Corp Bargaining Code - YouTube
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All Things Asia
Feb 22Feb 22

Posted by Boomtarat03
Philippines - La Trinidad, Benguet - Cordillera Administrative Region, Northern part of the country.
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Out Of The Illusion
Feb 21Feb 21

Posted by altschmerz
LINKRush Limbaugh dead at 70: A media blowhard for American capitalism - World Socialist Web Site
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Out Of The Illusion
Feb 20Feb 20

Posted by William_Mary
Why the British Abandoned Impeachment Its decline coincided with the rise of another, more effective process by which high officials could be held accountable, writes Eliga Gould. {These examples showed that impeachment, ...
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Out Of The Illusion
Feb 20Feb 20

Posted by William_Mary
Using Das Kapital as a Pillow Many Marxists in colonized zones had never read Marx, writes Vijay Prashad in this sampling of influential leftists, many from peasant societies, who built theories appropriate to their own context. ...
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Feb 17Feb 17

Posted by JackPedigo
Just learned something that may give some of us a degree of schadenfreude.
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Memes R Us
Feb 16Feb 16

Posted by Heather2367
....but it will change my DNA!!!!
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
Feb 14Feb 14

Posted by Marionville
Genesis. - Abacab
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News & Links
Feb 10Feb 10

Posted by snytiger6
LINKMoral failings of leaders collapsed even the best societies, finds study - Big Think
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Feb 9Feb 9

Posted by davers
Meritocracy noun a system in which a person's progress is based on ability and talent rather than class privilege and wealth.
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
Feb 9Feb 9

Posted by Marionville
Eddie Cochran. - Somethin’ Else....I remember crying in 1960 when I heard he’d died in a car crash in England. He was only 21...I was just 15 and had his picture on my wall!
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Critical thinking
Feb 5Feb 5

Posted by Word
POLLIn the thinking process we have decisions to make, these can be critical especially when the only apparent choices are between 2 evils. These scenarios are not for debate over the topics but for making the point for choice and discussion of ...

Choice between 2 evils

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Posts
Feb 4Feb 4

Posted by Boomtarat03
Im super busy these days 😐 but I still made these radish cakes ☺ as the usual for CNY, they said that it attracts luck and (wealth) 😅☺😁 who knows, I'll become rich 😂😂😂
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Posts
Feb 2Feb 2

Posted by Boomtarat03
Turkish Mosaic hanging lamp.
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
Feb 1Feb 1

Posted by nicestuff
Excerpts from Heather Cox Richardson's article January 31, 2021 ... Across the country, Republican-dominated legislatures are trying to suppress the voting that led to the high voter turnout that fueled Democratic victories in 2020. According to the ...
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Photography
Jan 30Jan 30

Posted by GeorgeRocheleau
Chiricahua National Monument
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Posts
Jan 25Jan 25

Posted by Mitch07102
Wisdom from the noted investor Ray Dalio. I am not optimistic, but remain hopeful. "Back in February, I said I wanted a president who could “bring together our country to face our challenges in a more united and less divisive way.” I wanted ...
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
Jan 25Jan 25

Posted by Marionville
Just because this is Rabbie Burns Day...here’s “Rockin’ Through The Rye”. - Bill Haley & His Comets.
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Coffee Drinkers Corner
Jan 23Jan 23

Posted by RoyMillar
Would like to welcome another new member today @on-the-mountain
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News & Links
Jan 17Jan 17

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKLetters From An American 01/16/2021
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Philosophy & Meaning
Jan 15Jan 15

Posted by Storm1752
Speaking of "white privilege," does the fact I'm living in a shack in the middle of nowhere on financial life support mean if I wasn't so privileged I'd be a street person or worse? When does my privilege kick in? It seems only certain white people ...
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Common Ground
Jan 7Jan 7

Posted by altschmerz
LINKAmerica Is Built to Feed Us Poison - In These Times
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Gardeners
Jan 6Jan 6

Posted by Jolanta
What to do with an empty drink bottle
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Family & Parenting
Jan 3Jan 3

Posted by girlwithsmiles
This New Year I realise for the first time the wealth of freedom not being tied to family has given me. Wanting to be with someone now ties me to their family and commitments for the first time.
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
Jan 3Jan 3

Posted by johnnyrobish
World's Richest Added $1.8T to Their Combined Wealth in 2020: According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, the world’s 500 richest people added approximately $1.8 trillion to their combined wealth in 2020. This 31 percent...
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Out Of The Illusion
Jan 1Jan 1

Posted by William_Mary
Economist Behind 2008 Financial Crash Among Elites Warning Against $2000 Stimulus Checks 78% of Americans support the proposed $2,000 stimulus check, but that hasn’t stopped the Washington Post, New York Times, and a cadre of DC economic elites ...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Dec 26, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by JoeB
Immature feathers in juvenile Enantiornithines from the Early Cretaceous Jehol Avifauna. Most data concerning the integument of the non-neornithine Pennaraptora; the clade that includes all Dinosaurs (including Birds) ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Dec 25, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Marionville
AVARICIOUS. - Adjective...having or showing an extreme greed for wealth or material gain. Synonyms; greedy, grasping, acquisitive, rapacious. Origin : Latin avarus (greedy).
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UK Atheists & Agnostics
Dec 24, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Mcflewster
Kingship USA So Americans think they can get rid of Kings and call themselves a republic? They thought that all they had to do was throw a few boxes of Tea into some Bay and they would be free men. Even Free men fight for power through Wealth ...
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Out Of The Illusion
Dec 22, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by William_Mary
Jacobin complains of being frozen out of Biden administration while promoting illusions in the Democrats Jacobin speaks for privileged sections of the middle class, part of the top 10 percent of the population striving to carve out for themselves a ...
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Politics
Dec 19, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Hages
Crazy conservative political cartoon by far-right Ben Garrison
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Memes R Us
Dec 15, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by jeshuey
Today is Hitchmas after all.
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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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Trump Pinata
Dec 13, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by MichelleGar1
Finally!!!!
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Trump Pinata
Dec 2, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by BirdMan1
Be Still My Heart!
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Photography
Nov 29, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by FrostyJim
From way back in my film camera days... a classmate from photography school taught me this trick photo - double exposure - the moon was shot separately and that film was rolled back and saved and used later to shoot the landscape photo... of ...
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Music Fans
Nov 23, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by holdenc98
BUCK CLAYON (from a big jam session, from the cbs vaults), march 1955 - broadway .........late swing jazz ........ it dont get no more masterpiecy than this. ruby braff, coleman hawkins, buddy tate, milt hinton among others. the listing is ...
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Trump Pinata
Nov 19, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by nogod4me
Billionaire Bonanza Continues as Workers Pounded by Pandemic, Recession, and GOP Relief Refusal "Since Covid-19 struck in March, the combined wealth of the 647 richest Americans has increased by nearly $1 trillion, largely at the ...
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
Nov 15, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Theresa_N
I suppose it was inevitable, there's a QAnon group on agnostic.com.
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Music Fans
Nov 14, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by holdenc98
ANN SOUTHAM, Rivers, Sets 1-2: Set 2: No. 1 ............. canadian minimalist? ..... this woman, 1937-2010, prima facia inner beautiful, with substantial family money, dropped out of secretarial school..... and seriously took up composing ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Nov 12, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Sofabeast
Is the Pope Catholic? I often fine myself wondering how many atheists are at the top of organised religions around the world. Why, because many of these people are well educated and have a wealth of information at their finger-tips leading me to ...
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Music Fans
Nov 11, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Marionville
This afternoon I’m in a French mood ...pouring myself a nice little French Cote de Beaune Villages and sitting down to listen to Charles Aznavour sing....Yesterday When I Was Young.
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General & Hellos
Nov 6, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by FrayedBear
POLLAnyone for a what if quiz?

What will result in a greater number -

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  • 1 vote
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Conservative Atheists
Nov 3, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Thirst2learn
Notice that everyone from a communust country votes Republican?
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Silly, Random & Fun
Oct 30, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Willow_Wisp
The election is big but, don't forget Halloween! Saturday night live reminded me last week.
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Metal, Punk, and other Avenues of Aggression
Oct 29, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Garf
I'm liking this style of music, I find it relaxing... Uaral - depression
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General & Hellos
Oct 29, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Spinliesel
Currently, I am studying two very diverse topics: Peat and Tasmania.I will not bore you with peat right now, but I am hoping there are non-believers from Tasmania on this site. I saw some photos of the island and believed that it was uninhabited, ...
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Just for Laughs
Oct 29, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by DaisyMaeNot
Check one or all.
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Posts
Oct 28, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Boomtarat03
“Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, loyalty the best relationship" _unknown_
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Oct 27, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by sunhatpat
LINKAnother article to provoke thought. As someone who has spent countless hours reading, writing and thinking about ancient humans and the development of patriarchal structures, I found this article fascinating and insightful. It's a longish read, but ...
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Politics
Oct 26, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by RoboGraham
More good news out of Latin America. On top of the recent defeat of the military coup government in Bolivia by the popular socialist party, Chile just overwhelmingly voted to re-write it's neo-liberal Constitution. This Constitution was written by ...
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Languages and Linguistics
Oct 26, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Spinliesel
Under the category: You learn something new every day: Today is the birthday of Molly Brown, American Parvenue. That sent me right to Google to look up "Parvenue'': one that has recently or suddenly risen to an unaccustomed position of wealth or ...
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All Things Asia
Oct 23, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Boomtarat03
Some sort of cakes and eggtarts here in Hong Kong, they put fresh fruits in cakes and those only last up to two days. _coffee break_😋
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Health & Happiness
Oct 22, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Willow_Wisp
Just remember, national health care is national wealth care. Take it from an unfortunate cancer survivor that can only afford to live in her car. If you're not comfortable with that level of Socialism, then you should love Capitalistic ...
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Health & Happiness
Oct 21, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by GoodMan
I made this Vegan BBQ Tofu Bowl for dinner today 😊 Steamed brown rice; steamed broccoli; baked tofu and pineapple, cucumber; topped off with vegan bbq sauce. Turned out DELICIOUS! 👍🏽 Health is wealth
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Posts
Oct 20, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Boomtarat03
_Good Morning Asia and to you World! Happy, happy Wednesday!_☕🥞😋🌞
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Out Of The Illusion
Oct 20, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by William_Mary
People Need to Reclaim the Internet No matter how much you dislike Trump, only a fool can fail to see the implications for public access to information of the massive suppression on the internet of the Hunter Biden leaks. ...
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Posts
Oct 19, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by sassygirl3869
Jim Belushi - Cannabis Farmer. Guess he has a show too???
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Common Ground
Oct 16, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by altschmerz
LINKMR Online | Frei Betto: “It is Totally Naive to Want to Humanize Capitalism”
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Quotes
Oct 15, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by altschmerz
“Charity is commendable; everyone should be charitable. But justice aims to create a social order in which, if individuals choose not to be charitable, people still don’t go hungry, unschooled or sick without care. Charity depends on the ...
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Politics
Oct 14, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKGOP Rep. Louie Gohmert: Democrats Want Godless Socialism Where Government is God | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
Oct 11, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by nicestuff
“The Divine Right of Capital” by Marjorie Kelly. She writes that we accept the premise that stockholders are the “owners” of corporations the same way that people once accepted that kings ruled by divine right. Our system of government ...
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aussie sceptics
Oct 9, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by FrayedBear
This is what will happen if Australia allows unfettered & unregulated bonded gas & oil extraction.
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Out Of The Illusion
Oct 9, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by FrayedBear
$280 billion unaccounted undeclared restitution cost.
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General & Hellos
Oct 9, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by FrayedBear
It's your watch?
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Politics
Oct 8, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by LiterateHiker
There was no way for Pence to defend Trump's record
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Trump Pinata
Oct 2, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Unity
Is it likely that a person that has successfully feigned wealth will feign death and disappear to escape prosecution? Hmmm!
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Trump Pinata
Sep 30, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by glennlab
Since I posted the CNN shitshow comment shortly after it was made, and at the time it was the best short description, upon farther reflection... Stop saying the blameless, cop out, catch-all that it was a “shitshow” and start saying Trump cheated...
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Politics
Sep 30, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKRoger Stone went on a major QAnon YouTube channel to provide presidential debate analysis | Media Matters for America
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Trump Pinata
Sep 29, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Lorajay
It's too bad they can't feel it.
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Posts
Sep 29, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by bobwjr
Groaner alert
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News & Links
Sep 29, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKTrump's Tax Returns Prove He Is Just Another Moocher - The Atlantic
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Politics
Sep 28, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by of-the-mountain
Trump only paid $156.00 for 15 years of income to the IRS!!! He paid the government of the country of the Philippines over $157,000.00 in Taxes!!! He paid the government of the country of India over $145,000.00 In Taxes. Paid Both India and the ...
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Music Fans
Sep 28, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Spinliesel
I have to go to the emergency room now. I hope they won't keep me. You know how they are with old people with good insurance. Every test and scan known to man will be performed. Don't bother with thoughts and prayers.
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Music Fans
Sep 28, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Budgie
Had a mix of emotions today did not get done what I wanted but blew out a tyre on my car so have to get a new one spent and hour in the hot sun waiting for the AA guys (I could not undo the nuts) but that was a good thing as the spare is not the same...
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