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Posted by Caru On Oct - 20 - 2011 8 COMMENTS
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Here in Ireland there will be a Presidential election on the 27 October.

Posted by Chernynkaya On Oct - 19 - 2011 6 COMMENTS
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News and opinion from around US-opolis for Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Posted by bito On Oct - 18 - 2011 7 COMMENTS
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What is the phrase for the drinking game? If you chose not to drink pick “Jobs”

Posted by Chernynkaya On Oct - 18 - 2011 7 COMMENTS
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News and opinion from around US-opolis for Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Posted by ADONAI On Oct - 17 - 2011 15 COMMENTS
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Prose is an art form, movies and acting in general are art forms, so is music, painting, graphics, sculpture, and so on. Some might even consider classic games like chess to be an art form. Video games use elements of all of these to create something new. Why wouldn’t video […]

Posted by Chernynkaya On Oct - 17 - 2011 1 COMMENT
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News and opinion from around US-opolis for Monday, October 17, 2011

Posted by MurphTheSurf3 On Oct - 16 - 2011 20 COMMENTS
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“Though diverse in many ways what the One Percents have in common is the extraordinary amount of the nation’s wealth they control.”

Posted by Haruko Haruhara On Oct - 15 - 2011 10 COMMENTS
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The biggest sporting event in the world is probably the Olympics. The next biggest is the FIFA World Cup. The next biggest is something I bet most of you have never heard of. The Rugby World Cup. It is watched by a billion people worldwide. The Rugby World Cup has […]

Posted by Caru On Oct - 14 - 2011 21 COMMENTS
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Stating that gay people were born with their orientation seems like the perfect counter to the conservative argument that being gay is a choice, but this life-affirming rebuttal opens the door to other attacks.

Posted by Chernynkaya On Oct - 14 - 2011 5 COMMENTS
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News and opinion from around US-opolis for Friday, October 14, 2011

Posted by Chernynkaya On Oct - 13 - 2011 4 COMMENTS
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News and opinion from around US-opolis for Thursday, October 13, 2011

Posted by Chernynkaya On Oct - 12 - 2011 11 COMMENTS
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News and opinion from around US-opolis for Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Posted by Chernynkaya On Oct - 11 - 2011 12 COMMENTS
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News and opinion from around US-opolis for Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Posted by ADONAI On Oct - 9 - 2011 5 COMMENTS

لا إله إلا الله ، وأن محمدا رسول الله.( There is no god but Allah, and Muhammad is the messenger of Allah.) ~Sunni Shahada    The Arab World Before Islam Before we delve into the religion of Islam itself, let’s look at Arab life before it’s inception. In the 5th […]

Posted by Marion On Oct - 7 - 2011 58 COMMENTS
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When the London (and other English cities)riots rampaged earlier this year, I read with droll amusement, the armchair activist quarterbacks’ wistful comments in Huffington Post and elsewhere, basking in admiration and awe of what they thought they were seeing. Viewed from a closer range … like here in the UK … […]

Posted by ADONAI On Oct - 5 - 2011 13 COMMENTS
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    For centuries the death penalty, often accompanied by barbarous refinements, has been trying to hold crime in check; yet crime persists. Why? Because the instincts that are warring in man are not, as the law claims, constant forces in a state of equilibrium. ~Albert Camus   Why do […]

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