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Our terrorism double standard (salon.com)
by Blurtman on 14 Nov 2015  174 comments, latest 4 years ago
Our terrorism double standard: After Paris, let’s stop blaming Muslims and take a hard look at ourselves We must mourn all victims. But until we look honestly at the violence...

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Murder on camera (rawstory.com)
by Blurtman on 7 Apr 2015  158 comments, latest 4 years ago
Cold blooded murder. -------- South Carolina cop charged with murder after video shows him shooting black man dead White South Carolina police officer will be charged with murder over the...

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Obesity is out of control. Why? (cnn.com)
by Blurtman on 3 Apr 2016  144 comments, latest 3 years ago
You don't necessarily need to read stories like the below to know that obesity is out of control. Just attend any social event - a concert, play, sporting event, and...

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Has the war reached America? (pamelageller.com)
by Blurtman on 12 Jun 2016  140 comments, latest 3 years ago
2016 Orlando Shooting >50 2015 San Bernardino Shooting 14 2015 Chattanooga, TN Military Shooting 5 2014 Washington and New Jersey Killing Spree 4 2014 Oklahoma Beheading 1 2013 Boston Marathon...

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Pathetic popular vote whimper (nytimes.com)
by Blurtman on 10 Nov 2016  113 comments, latest 3 years ago
Not really that different. Hillary 59,923,081 votes (47.7%) The Donald 59,693,040 votes (47.5%) http://www.nytimes.com/electio #HillaryOutOfTouchLosers

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Why aren't black athletes protesting inner city murder rates? (foxnews.com)
by Blurtman on 24 Sep 2017  106 comments, latest 2 years ago
While Chicago’s population is about one third black, in 2016, 80 percent of shooting victims were black, as were a large majority of shooting offenders. Simply stated, black on black...

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Is fractional reserve lending ridiculous?
by Blurtman on 30 Mar 2015  100 comments, latest 4 years ago
You have $2,000 in your checking account, you write a check for $20,000, you re in big trouble. The Bank of America writes a check that it can only back...

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Fed Buys 71% of US Treasuries! We Have to Abandon Free Market Principles.... (nytimes.com)
by Blurtman on 28 Jul 2014  94 comments, latest 5 years ago
No Surprise, Fed Was Biggest Buyer of Treasuries in 2013 "THE Federal Reserve financed most of the government’s deficit in 2013, in sharp contrast to the year before, when the...

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Neurotic, Fearful Yuppies Can Kill You. And Get Away With It. (abcnews.go.com)
by Blurtman on 3 Oct 2013  93 comments, latest 6 years ago
The driver of an SUV involved in a bloody weekend confrontation with a throng of motorcyclists was put in grave danger and feared for the life of his family when...

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When does human life begin? (3.bp.blogspot.com)
by Blurtman on 5 Aug 2015  87 comments, latest 4 years ago
1.) At conception 2.) When the fetus can survive outside the womb 3.) When the fetus can post on blogs

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Curt Schilling gets the PC Hammer! (latimes.com)
by Blurtman on 20 Apr 2016  85 comments, latest 3 years ago
Curt Schilling fired by ESPN after controversial Facebook post ESPN announced Wednesday night it has fired outspoken baseball analyst and former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling after his reposting...

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Americans Don’t Grasp The Magnitude Of The Looming Pension Tsunami That May Hit Us Within 10 Years (mauldineconomics.com)
by Blurtman on 20 Sep 2017  85 comments, latest 2 years ago
Total unfunded liabilities in state and local pensions have roughly quintupled in the last decade.You read that right—not doubled, tripled, or quadrupled—quintupled. That’s nice when it happens on a slot...

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Krugman Ain't Too Bright (finance.yahoo.com)
by Blurtman on 6 Sep 2013  83 comments, latest 6 years ago
A common trap that we all get into is becoming so invested in a particular belief system that we become blinded to reality. The danger for an academic like Krugman...

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Is It Murder to Kill Civilians in the Invasion of a Country Based Upon Lies?
by Blurtman on 24 Jun 2014  83 comments, latest 5 years ago
Recall Johns Hopkins epidemiologists concluded that 100,000 mostly women, children and elderly were killed during the opening invasion itself. Many more after that. Did the pilots that blew apart women...

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Putin Has a Break-Down. Rambles Incoherently About Bears Eating Honey. (news.yahoo.com)
by Blurtman on 19 Dec 2014  81 comments, latest 5 years ago
"Sometimes I think maybe it would be better for our bear to sit quietly, rather than chasing around the forest after piglets. To sit eating berries and honey instead. Maybe...

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Do the Brits Honor Snipers Who Picked Off George Washington's Men?
by Blurtman on 20 Jan 2015  80 comments, latest 4 years ago
I know that Chris Kyle was payback for Saddam attacking us on 9/11, but to Iraqis, he was an invader and occupier. And are we to salute the sniper who...

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Dunkin' Donuts CEO Who Earns $10 Million Claims to Be Outraged by $15 Minimum W (alternet.org)
by Blurtman on 25 Jul 2015  79 comments, latest 4 years ago
Dunkin Donuts CEO Nigel Travis – who previously held senior positions at Papa John's and Burger King, other low-wage employers – appeared on CNN and decried the $15 minimum wage...

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Why do cops shoot first in the US? Is it fear of a breakdown of social order? (nakedcapitalism.com)
by Blurtman on 27 May 2016  78 comments, latest 3 years ago
Scenes From Paris Protests (and an Update from Alison) Especially note around the 4 minute mark where one guy uses a big piece of metal to puncture the window of...

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Is Trump a racist?
by Blurtman on 12 Jul 2015  72 comments, latest 4 years ago
Were his remarks about Mexicans racist?

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White teen shot dead. Cop "feared for his life." (dailymail.co.uk)
by Blurtman on 6 Aug 2015  70 comments, latest 4 years ago
OK. Now that they are killing white kids, I think it is time to take notice. -Parents of unarmed white teen shot dead by police on a first date claim...

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Will Trump beat Hillary (if she is the nominee?) (thepeoplescube.com)
by Blurtman on 27 Apr 2016  69 comments, latest 3 years ago
Trump will blast Hillary's backing of job destroying trade deals, which will appeal to a good deal of the Rust Belt electorate. Hillary has a loyal following of women with...

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California Slaughter: The State-Sanctioned Genocide of Native Americans (newsweek.com)
by Blurtman on 17 Aug 2016  68 comments, latest 3 years ago
The tally is relentlessly grim: a whole settlement wiped out in Trinity County “excepting a few children”; an Indian girl raped and left to die somewhere near Mendocino; as many...

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Ex-DNC aide hits back hard at Clinton, says her campaign ignored data on Michigan, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin (washingtonpost.com)
by Blurtman on 1 Jun 2017  66 comments, latest 2 years ago
Hillary Clinton has found plenty of non-Hillary Clinton things to blame for her 2016 loss, including Russia, James B. Comey, debate moderators and misogyny. But her decision Wednesday to add...

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Ban those flags! (infowars.com)
by Blurtman on 5 Jul 2015  64 comments, latest 4 years ago

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Ten times more children and teens obese today than 40 years ago (cnn.com)
by Blurtman on 10 Oct 2017  63 comments, latest 2 years ago
The number of obese children and adolescents rose to 124 million in 2016 -- more than 10 times higher than the 11 million classified as obese 40 years ago, in...

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Terrified of Biker Gang, Is Throwing a Water Bottle at Them Sensible?
by Blurtman on 9 Oct 2013  62 comments, latest 6 years ago
Of course not. The SUV driver almost killed an onlooker, and fled the scene. Of course they need to cover their tracks. "Save my baby!" But if you are so...

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U.S. Airport Pat-Downs Are About to Get More Invasive (bloomberg.com)
by Blurtman on 4 Mar 2017  62 comments, latest 5 months ago
While few have noticed, U.S. airport security workers long had the option of using five different types of physical pat-downs at the screening line. Now those options have been eliminated...

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Ferguson police mistakenly arrested an innocent man before viciously beating him (dailymail.co.uk)
by Blurtman on 16 Aug 2014  59 comments, latest 5 years ago
Ferguson police mistakenly arrested an innocent man before viciously beating him so bad he was taken to hospital and then charged for bleeding on THEIR uniforms' Henry Davis, 52, was...

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Goons attack attendees of political rally. (theguardian.com)
by Blurtman on 2 Jun 2016  57 comments, latest 3 years ago
Violence erupts as protesters chase and attack Trump supporters in San Jose – live Trump supporters repeatedly attacked by protesters outside San Jose rally Amid chaotic scenes, protesters burn US...

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Why Some of the Smartest Progressives I Know Will Vote for Trump over Hillary (politico.com)
by Blurtman on 2 Jun 2016  56 comments, latest 3 years ago
Even on Wall Street, a powerful Sanders contingent so hates what Clinton stands for—the status quo—they’ll pull the lever for almost anyone else. Why do progressives reject Hillary Clinton? The...

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Transgenderism Is A Mental Illness, Not A Civil Rights Issue (townhall.com)
by Blurtman on 14 May 2016  55 comments, latest 3 years ago
If someone came to a doctor and asked him to cut off a perfectly healthy arm because it just felt "wrong" for the arm to be there, should the doctor...

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Iceland leads the way again (globaleconomicanalysis.blogspot)
by Blurtman on 1 Apr 2015  54 comments, latest 4 years ago
Fractional reserve lending allows banks to lend out a near infinite amount of credit with essentially no backing. Money inevitable creates asset bubbles, but as long as the bubbles are...

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Deal with my immensity! (dailymail.co.uk)
by Blurtman on 7 Apr 2016  54 comments, latest 3 years ago
'The stewardess said the plane could not accommodate me': 385-pound Jersey man is forced to leave United flight after fellow passenger complained to attendant 'To better ensure the comfort of...

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What has Merkel unleashed on the citizens of Germany? (rt.com)
by Blurtman on 20 Dec 2016  54 comments, latest a year ago
Did she ever conceive of the risk? If yes, did she communicate the risk to the citizens? If not, is she an incompetent imbecile? -------- ‘Terror has no borders’: Eyewitnesses...

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Nazi Trump bans Jews from staff! (en.wikipedia.org)
by Blurtman on 12 Feb 2017  54 comments, latest 2 years ago
Stephen Miller (born 1985) is a Senior Advisor to President Donald Trump. He was formerly the communications director for then Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions, who is serving as Trump's Attorney...

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Why are cars so ugly?
by Blurtman on 4 Oct 2017  54 comments, latest 2 years ago
Hideous. Boring. Junky. Backwards. #50kJunk

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I Don't Want to Pay for This Person's Poor Planning (westseattleblog.com)
by Blurtman on 9 Oct 2013  51 comments, latest 6 years ago
One victim of the federal shutdown is the WIC program which provides food assistance to women and children. In the linked story is an interview with a massively morbidly obese...

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Should Italian Americans Receive Preferential Admission to College?
by Blurtman on 27 Apr 2014  51 comments, latest 5 years ago
Yes, if they are from South America, says Justice Sotomayor. "By emgirating to Buenos Aires instead of New York, these Italian immigrants have been transformed into Latin Americans, a reviled...

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Hillary suggests that we please ISIS. (dailymail.co.uk)
by Blurtman on 19 Dec 2015  51 comments, latest 3 years ago
He is becoming ISIS' best recruiter': Clinton blasts Trump for demonizing Muslims and using 'bluster and bigotry to inflame people' Hillary Clinton ripped into Donald Trump at tonight's Democratic debate...
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