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To Answer Iwog's Idiocy
By Reality in misc   244 comments, latest 1 minute ago:
indigenous says iwog says How come the United States dropping its tariffs in the late 1970s and early 1980s resulted in exports plunging? Ahh could it be that China's economy wasn't advanced 30 years ago?...

Congresswoman Claims Climate Change Will Turn Women Into Prostitutes
By Call it Crazy in misc   43 comments, latest 2 minutes ago:
Call it Crazy says Dan8267 says So you are stating that there is no historical precedent for women and girls being forced into prostitution because of poverty? No, there's no historical precedent that woman are...

The Most Important Talk on Drug Use You Will EVER Hear
By Dan8267 in misc   32 comments, latest 2 minutes ago:
HydroCabron says No need to belly ache about the Fed. It will die off on its own.

Silicon valley jury fails to beleive feminazi's sob story
By lostand confused in misc   51 comments, latest 6 minutes ago:
Rin says tr6 says Patrick says yet also really hot Rin, a 4-5 maybe? Marissa Mayer, almost a 6. I think she was probably a 6-7 a decade ago but is aging faster than a...

Google just revealed it's paying its new CFO $70m
By turtledove in misc   42 comments, latest 12 minutes ago:
indigenous says Interesting, I would contend that a true market was never established in India nor the requirement for education that the market would force in. How does private property work in India?

Councilwoman raises concern of "blocs" of Asians moving into NYCHA
By lostand confused in misc   2 comments, latest 14 minutes ago:
Blurtman says There are racists in every race, but there is also a minority shield with regards to racist behavior.

Are Palin and Cruz finally right about something ?
By BayAreaObserver in misc   10 comments, latest 39 minutes ago:
HydroCabron says Being against ISIS takes a lot of courage. That's a highly unpopular opinion, seeing as everyone loves them so much.

A new good reason to be anti abortion
By CaptainShuddup in misc   24 comments, latest 42 minutes ago:
HydroCabron says BayAreaObserver says "People prayed, people went to church," she told the Arizona Capitol Times. "I remember on Sundays the stores were closed. The biggest thing is religion was kicked out of our public...

The radical humaneness of Norway's prisons
By tovarichpeter in misc   1 comment, latest 1 hour ago:
CaptainShuddup says I've seen a couple of historical Nordic movies. A few of them deal with Islandic and Norway's brutal penal system. Essentialy desolate foggy islands, with no hope to ever escape. Until the three...

Docker
By Patrick in companies   4 comments, latest 1 hour ago:
Patrick says yes, most companies i visit now seem to have done away with cubicle walls. it's all just tables and mac laptops with wifi, no wires except power. there aren't even telephones any more,...

Americans worry least about global warming
By Call it Crazy in misc   4 comments, latest 1 hour ago:
CaptainShuddup says If we put half as much energy in reversing 1 through 4 as we do in number 5, then number 5 would be a non issue. Number 5 is the only item on...

US economic growth may be mild, but its also really durable
By Bellingham Bill in misc   1 comment, latest 3 hours ago:
Bellingham Bill says shows how tiny the 1990 and 2000 recessions were compared to the biggie, in job terms. Employment peaked in Feb 2001 and was depressed until late 2003 (aka the "jobless recovery") For...

COLDEST NYC MONTH IN 80 YEARS...
By Call it Crazy in misc   179 comments, latest 3 hours ago:
rooemoore says But what about guys like Delbert C. Hollinger? Sure he's been retired from his "scientific" post at the California Department of Transportation for about 30 years, but hey, his opinion should count for...

Wikimedia Foundation
By Patrick in companies   1 comment, latest 3 hours ago:
Patrick says

Nitro
By Patrick in companies   1 comment, latest 3 hours ago:
Patrick says Went to a meetup at Nitro last week and got this photo down their main hall. Cool old building, heavy on the concrete tho.

The Reidmeister is going to retire, don't let the door hit you in the ass...
By indigenous in misc   15 comments, latest 5 hours ago:
CaptainShuddup says Sometimes all it takes is just a regime change. Well guess what? It never changed.

Alan Deshowitz is a complete fraud
By tovarichpeter in misc   posted 6 hours ago:
http://www.counterpunch.org/20 Historian Christopher Dietrich on the 100-year-long history of American torture; Jeffrey St. Clair on the implications of giving impunity to theCIA’s torturers; Chris Floyd on how the US has exported torture to its client...

Xoom
By Patrick in companies   1 comment, latest 6 hours ago:
Patrick says https://secure.marketwatch.com Xoom Corporation /quotes/zigman/13671241/compos XOOM -1.58% , a leading digital money transfer provider, today announced the appointment of Tom Killalea to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. Mr. Killalea will join as an...

Chinatown tenants beat eviction attempt
By tovarichpeter in misc   posted 6 hours ago:
http://www.sfgate.com/bayarea/

Sutter Health reports 2014 profits up 34 percent
By Call it Crazy in misc   5 comments, latest 7 hours ago:
tr6 says Ultrasound at Sutter cost us 2K last year instead of $150 that we got charged in an outpatient facilitiy.

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