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It is easier to blame exclusion than to admit your own failure
by Patrick on 17 Sep 2018  60 comments, latest 5 hours ago
I've been looking for the true underlying explanation for leftist accusations of racism, sexism, etc, and I think the title of this post gets very close to the uncomfortable truth.Maybe...

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EU to recommend end to Daylight Savings Time (theguardian.com)
by Patrick on 31 Aug 2018  9 comments, latest a day ago
https://www.theguardian.com/wo The European commission will recommend that EU member states abandon the practice of changing the clocks in spring and autumn, with many people in favour of staying on summer...

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I worked in an Amazon warehouse. Bernie Sanders is right to target them (theguardian.com)
by Patrick on 17 Sep 2018  33 comments, latest 2 days ago
https://www.theguardian.com/co The warehouse had the atmosphere of what I imagine a low-security prison would feel like. You had to pass in and out of gigantic airport-style security gates at the...

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Diversity Officers contribute nothing positive, take home massive paychecks (pjmedia.com)
by Patrick on 16 Sep 2018  3 comments, latest 2 days ago
https://pjmedia.com/trending/s But after some banter, the NADOHE declined to respond. They provided no evidence — anecdotal or empirical — illustrating that CDOs are worth their hefty paychecks.As Campus Reform's Anthony...

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ONLY the left is violent (washingtonpost.com)
by Patrick on 1 Aug 2018  242 comments, latest 3 days ago
https://www.washingtonpost.com http://www.foxnews.com/food-dr http://www.foxnews.com/food-dr https://www.wnd.com/2018/04/tr http://www.fox5dc.com/news/loc https://www.infowars.com/shock https://www.nbcnews.com/politi https://chicago.cbslocal.com/2 http://www.neonnettle.com/feat https://nypost.com/2018/01/21/ All political violence in the US is leftists attacking Trump supporters. The opposite does not happen at all.

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How countries go backwards (edge.org)
by Patrick on 14 Sep 2018  80 comments, latest 3 days ago
https://www.edge.org/conversat To understand these losses in extreme isolation, the easiest case to understand is Japan, because the loss of firearms in Japan was witnessed and described. It took place in...

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The Dalai Lama is a racist Nazi! (breitbart.com)
by Patrick on 15 Sep 2018  7 comments, latest 4 days ago
https://www.breitbart.com/lond The Dalai Lama has told a press conference in Sweden that “Europe belongs to the Europeans”, asserting that refugees should be repatriated so they can rebuild their homelands.Speaking in...

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Drug distributors secretly skimming billions from the public (bloomberg.com)
by Patrick on 12 Sep 2018  4 comments, latest 7 days ago
https://www.bloomberg.com/grap Not everybody reads the legal notices inside the Ottumwa Courier. But in January, Iowa pharmacist Mark Frahm noticed something unusual in the paper.For years, Frahm’s South Side Drug bought...

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How eight elite San Francisco families funded Gavin Newsom’s political ascent (latimes.com)
by Patrick on 9 Sep 2018  27 comments, latest 9 days ago
http://www.latimes.com/project Gavin Newsom wasn’t born rich, but he was born connected — and those alliances have paid handsome dividends throughout his career.A coterie of San Francisco’s wealthiest families has backed...

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What ever happened with Amazon's push into healthcare? (engadget.com)
by Patrick on 9 Sep 2018  3 comments, latest 9 days ago
Haven't heard anything else about this since it was first announced.https://www.engadget Amazon just took a surprising turn into the healthcare industry, teaming up with investing hero Warren Buffet and New...

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Titania McGrath (twitter.com)
by Patrick on 7 Sep 2018  31 comments, latest 10 days ago
https://twitter.com/TitaniaMcG Perhaps the greatest troll of our age!

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Patrick.net Moderation Policy (reddit.com)
by Patrick on 14 Apr 2018  53 comments, latest 11 days ago
TL;DR If you are expressing a sincerely held point of view with good will, you don't need to read the rest of this. Such comments and posts are very welcome...

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Good example of journalistic dishonesty (dailymail.co.uk)
by Patrick on 8 Sep 2018  2 comments, latest 11 days ago
Journalists lately are not being honest with themselves, let alone with the public.http://www.dailymail.co The title asks: "why is the most liberal country in Europe lurching to the Far Right?"Then within...

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Millenium Tower Gets New Crack (dailymail.co.uk)
by Patrick on 6 Sep 2018  1 comment, latest 13 days ago
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/new Another crack has been found on a notorious San Francisco skyscraper that is slowly sinking into the Earth. Inspectors have issued a violation to management of a sinking building...

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Radical open-access plan could spell end to scientific journal subscriptions (nature.com)
by Patrick on 6 Sep 2018  6 comments, latest 13 days ago
https://www.nature.com/article Research funders from France, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and eight other European nations have unveiled a radical open-access initiative that could change the face of science publishing in...

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St. Louis Apartment With 'Unique Layout' Features Toilet Next to Oven
by Patrick on 4 Sep 2018  22 comments, latest 13 days ago
It’s said that you shouldn’t shit where you eat, but in this apartment you really have no other choice. Check out the layout of this miniature apartment in the Central...

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The #1 Office Perk? Natural Light (hbr.org)
by Patrick on 5 Sep 2018  17 comments, latest 14 days ago
https://hbr.org/2018/09/the-1- In a research poll of 1,614 North American employees, we found that access to natural light and views of the outdoors are the number one attribute of the workplace...

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MAGA hat attack (cbsnews.com)
by Patrick on 3 Sep 2018  35 comments, latest 14 days ago
https://www.cbsnews.com/news/e EL DORADO, Calif. -- A Union Mine High School student is facing battery charges after an altercation in her classroom over a Donald Trump "Make America Great Again" campaign...

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Donald Trump Jr's statement on Mollie Tibbets (desmoinesregister.com)
by Patrick on 2 Sep 2018  2 comments, latest 16 days ago
https://www.desmoinesregister. The reaction from some Democrats and others on the left to the murder of Mollie Tibbetts is as despicable as it is revealing.The mask is off and the true...

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Dozens at Facebook Unite to Challenge Its ‘Intolerant’ Liberal Culture (nytimes.com)
by Patrick on 28 Aug 2018  39 comments, latest 19 days ago
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/0 SAN FRANCISCO — The post went up quietly on Facebook’s internal message board last week. Titled “We Have a Problem With Political Diversity,” it quickly took off inside the...
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