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Archive for the ‘News & Politics’ Category

Posted by MurphTheSurf3 On Jul - 28 - 2014 9 COMMENTS
Russian Economy

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s meddling in Ukraine is starting to cost Russia dearly in financial markets.

Observations from around the globe.

Posted by Nirek On Jul - 27 - 2014 18 COMMENTS
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  Have you noticed that the people who rant about the size of our government are from States that receive the most assistance from the government? http://247wallst.com/special-report/2012/08/03/states-that-get-the-most-federal-money/2/ http://247wallst.com/special-report/2012/08/03/states-that-get-the-most-federal-money/3/   “No state in the U.S. received more money per person from the federal government than Alaska. One contributing factor is that […]

Posted by KillgoreTrout On Jul - 26 - 2014 155 COMMENTS
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Good news, folks. With a theme like Heart and Soul, I think it just about covers thousands of great tunes. Not quite free form, but there are so many to choose from, that it is pretty darned close.

Posted by AdLib On Jul - 25 - 2014 23 COMMENTS
Boehner Obama

The automatic impeachment declaration uses blank lines in the areas where charges against a future Democratic President should appear, and terms like “Enter Scandal Here”, “List Connections to Terrorists” and “Fill In Traitorous Act” are placed beneath the blanks, in parentheses.

Posted by AdLib On Jul - 23 - 2014 23 COMMENTS
softball coaches

In the cases where “Tea Party Republican” softball parents get what they want but their daughter’s lack of skills lead to losses, they console their daughters that they did everything right and someone else is to blame (Obama?).

Posted by Misterbadexample On Jul - 22 - 2014 93 COMMENTS
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As if there weren’t enough to keep track of over the past week, New Yorkers were treated to heavy rotation of a shocking video showing what appears to be wanton, naked police brutality. Eric Garner, a 43 year old father and resident of Staten Island, NY, who thought he was […]

Posted by AdLib On Jul - 21 - 2014 57 COMMENTS
malaysia plane down

Was such a horrendous act that could galvanize The West against Russia inevitable? Was it only a matter of time until a brutal, militaristic dictatorship such as Russia would go too far to get what it wants that it shocks the rest of the world into turning against it in unity?

Posted by Nirek On Jul - 19 - 2014 46 COMMENTS
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I have always thought that legal pot would stop people from buying from a dealer who could be adding other drugs to it for some nefarious reason.  Making it legal could help some people who would like to try it for a medical reason. How do you feel about legalizing pot?

Posted by KillgoreTrout On Jul - 19 - 2014 278 COMMENTS
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Summer is here and it’s time to thumb our noses at old man winter! Post your favorite Summer tunes, songs about the sun, warm starry nights, surfing, sailing, road trips or just sitting on the porch to enjoy the weather. As always, have some fun posting your faves or just enjoy the songs that others post. :cool:

Posted by Misterbadexample On Jul - 17 - 2014 14 COMMENTS
AIRS Methane

The most compelling problem with climate collapse/global warming currently being discussed by scientists is that while the progressive climb upward of c02 (or methane) in parts per million seems gradual, there are numerous feedback loops that have been set off by warmer temperatures.

Posted by Nirek On Jul - 16 - 2014 72 COMMENTS
Shutdown - Tea Party

There is a lot of federal money that is supposed to go to the States highway funds to repair roads and bridges. The Tea Party controlled House has held up those monies.

Posted by Nirek On Jul - 15 - 2014 18 COMMENTS
solar-coal

What the UK is doing sets a good example . Recovering waste land for the production of clean energy is a win win situation. The UK is leading the way to repair the wounds inflicted on this earth.

Posted by AdLib On Jul - 14 - 2014 37 COMMENTS
Bad Grandpa O'Reilly

In a remarkable turn of non-events, the major cable news stations all declared that there really isn’t any news today so they have nothing meaningful to offer to the public until tomorrow.

Posted by pinkpantheroz On Jul - 13 - 2014 77 COMMENTS
australia

There are many myths about Australia and the people who populate it. Yes, we have the nastiest snakes, spiders, sharks, jellyfish and even birds who will kill you stone dead in seconds, but you normally don’t find them in the suburbs of our main cities, where most of us live.

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