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The Irish are not white people
By Blurtman in misc   12 comments, latest 30 seconds ago:
Blurtman says Strategist says Italians were not considered "White" too, Correct. In fact the USG passed immigration laws to prevent entry of Southern and Eastern Europeans into the country. All sorts of non-whte people were...

Are we becoming a police state?
By indigenous in misc   49 comments, latest 1 minute ago:
BayAreaObserver says If you never hear of the Rutherford Institute, obviously you didn't read far enough down your post then did you? "Constitutional attorney and author John W. Whitehead [send him mail] is founder and...

Housing Heads finally gave in today, Tight Lending crowd RIP
By Logan Mohtashami in misc   126 comments, latest 2 minutes ago:
Logan Mohtashami says Recapping the original point, the housing weakness in this cycle are due for a host a reasons ( Demographics, Lack of exotic liar loans, Economic cycle and wage inflation with soft recovered...

Are we becoming a police state 2nd article
By indigenous in misc   1 comment, latest 5 minutes ago:
BayAreaObserver says Why didn't you post the entire article? Why omit the sections where he talks about "Good Policing, How to Fix the Problem and the Conclusion ?

Is the Apple watch the new ninny indicator?
By Blurtman in misc   15 comments, latest 12 minutes ago:
Strategist says hanera says Computers has gone a long way since mainframe, to mini, to micro, to our lap, allow us to hold in our palm, and now wear on our wrist. What's next? You...

Analysis of killings by police shows outsize risk for young black men
By Blurtman in misc   7 comments, latest 13 minutes ago:
Call it Crazy says Blurtman says But still, citizens who run from police should not be shot in the back multiple times. You forgot to add: not follow the direction of the police, resisting arrest,...

Cuba has had a lung cancer vaccine for years
By tovarichpeter in misc   11 comments, latest 22 minutes ago:
Strategist says tovarichpeter says Cuba has had a lung cancer vaccine for years Hope it works. I don't care who invents what, as long as all of mankind benefits.

China is going to cheap robots
By tovarichpeter in misc   1 comment, latest 54 minutes ago:
CaptainShuddup says Those people don't have a home to go back to, their incestrial homes were flooded over to create the power for the robots that will be replacing them. It will be interesting to...

U.S. has sharply reduced spending on basic research
By tovarichpeter in misc   1 comment, latest 1 hour ago:
CaptainShuddup says There's billions being spent in R&D. But for new creative financial vehicles, it's an arms race. Of Wallstreet building a faster getaway car.

Qualcomm Snapdragon processors
By BayAreaObserver in technologies   posted 1 hour ago:
name of technologyQualcomm Snapdragon processors description of technologySamsung's prized chip-making foundries will also build Apple’s A9 CPU. Future Qualcomm Snapdragon processors are to be built at Samsung’s chip-making plants. Apple has apparently already decided that...

Local newsreader pronounces Spanish names with accent, but not others
By Blurtman in misc   1 comment, latest 1 hour ago:
CaptainShuddup says Damed right, it's sir-vase-a, say it, say it!

Now that Bruce Jenner is becoming a woman, will he be an Immense Hirsute Lesbian
By Rin in misc   44 comments, latest 2 hours ago:
sbh says Call it Crazy says So then, iwog and Dan, both those bitches, like, came back to the cafeteria, without asking, like they had permission, which I totally hadn't given them. But I never...

How a failed cancer drug led to a potential diabetes breakthrough for Intarcia
By BayAreaObserver in misc   posted 3 hours ago:
About two months ago, Kurt Graves decided if he’s going to market a tiny device inserted below the skin aimed at upending the way type 2 diabetes is treated, he ought to know what it...

Institutional Venture Partners - IVP
By BayAreaObserver in investors   posted 3 hours ago:
name of investor in SF tech companiesInstitutional Venture Partners - IVP about the investorIVP reloads with $1.4B for late-stage venture investments. Institutional Venture Partners is the latest Silicon Valley venture firm to raise a big...

Clock may be ticking on new reservoirs (1st story)
By tvgnus in misc   posted 3 hours ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Rep. David Valadao, R-Hanford, was successful in getting an amendment tacked onto the $35.4 billion Energy and Water Appropriations bill that orders the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation to finish and submit feasibility studies for...

By Patrick in companies   50 comments, latest 3 hours ago:
BayAreaObserver says Uber faces lawsuits over service dogs, blind, disabled riders in California, Arizona. The Uber Technologies Inc. high-tech ride sharing businesses is being sued by blind riders in California and a retired judge in...

Too Much of Most Everything - Worldwide Economic Problem
By BayAreaObserver in misc   posted 3 hours ago:
Global oversupply extends beyond commodities, elevating deflation risk. The global economy is awash as never before in commodities like oil, cotton and iron ore, but also with capital and labor—a glut that presents several challenges...

Adam Sander - Burned Out, Talentless, and a Racist.
By Blurtman in misc   21 comments, latest 4 hours ago:
lostand confused says They are in the wrong profession.

Evidence for homeopathy between scant and nil
By tovarichpeter in misc   1 comment, latest 12 hours ago:
Strategist says tovarichpeter says Evidence for homeopathy between scant and nil Nice article. The headline is terrible. The evidence for homeopathy is not scant, it is nil. In other words, Zip Zero Nada Zilch. The...

Most forensic science is baloney
By tovarichpeter in misc   1 comment, latest 12 hours ago:
SoftShell says wait till they discover how the global warming forensics have been manipulated to topple the country throught the conduit of political correctness...

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