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California Democrats Legalize Child Prostitution (www.washingtonexaminer.com)
7 hours ago by Patrick (230/230 = 100% civil) in #politics
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Beginning on Jan. 1, prostitution by minors will be legal in California. Yes, you read that right. SB 1322 bars law enforcement from arresting sex workers who are under...
The Rapid Rise and Fall of Milo: (usat.ly)
9 hours ago by BayArea (21/21 = 100% civil)
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I had seen a couple of YouTube videos of this Milo character before the Berkeley protest. I thought he was sharp but too over the top with his political views....
My Gedmatch Jewish Roots Force AntiIsrael Stance (www.examplesofglobalization.com)
10 hours ago by Gary Anderson (5/5 = 100% civil) in #politics
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My Gedmatch Jewish roots are verified. It wasn't like I didn't already know. But when you are adopted, you want something concrete to back you up. I will list...
Trump: In 33 days, 132 lies (www.washingtonpost.com)
5 hours ago by tovarichpeter
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Throughout President Trumps first 100 days, the Fact Checker team will be tracking false and misleading claims made by the president since Jan. 20....
So is Stumble upon still legit news? up to 2.1 million non-citizen Hispanics might have registered to vote illegally in the 2016 general election. (www.stumbleupon.com)
6 hours ago by Tenpoundbass (83/83 = 100% civil)
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A new analysis of a 2013 survey of the U.S. Hispanic population reportedly appears to corroborate the conclusion of a 2014 study by Old Dominion University (ODU) researchers that...
TRUMPLIGULA! ENGAGES SCULPTOR TO DESIGN REPLACEMENT STATUE OF HIMSELF FOR WASHINGTON MONUMENT!
3 hours ago by APOCALYPSEFUCK_is_ADORABLE (63/63 = 100% civil)
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Can Craig Venter cheat death? (www.forbes.com)
1 hour ago by tovarichpeter
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U.S. universities have lost their "edge". (www.bloomberg.com)
1 hour ago by tovarichpeter
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Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world....
Limit copyright to exactly 20 years (en.wikipedia.org)
2 hours ago by Patrick (230/230 = 100% civil) in #politics
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There is never any legitimate cause to extend copyright beyond 20 years. It is symptomatic of the corruption inherent in our system of lobbying that a single corporation, Disney, has...
Patrick.net's 40 Proposals (Limitcopyrighttoexactly20years)
2 days ago by Patrick (230/230 = 100% civil) in #politics
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Here are 40 proposals from patrick.net to make or change laws: Copyright Limit copyright to exactly 20 years Make it a felony to attempt to use a DMCA takedown notice...
Robots have just gotten sexier than women.
9 hours ago by Dan8267 (101/102 = 99% civil) in #scitech
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And better conversationalists. This thread is for Iwog. The future is here. This is so not going to be a politically correct thread. It's like sending out a trigger warning...
ABC: When We Rise (February27Monday,9pm-11pm)
4 hours ago by curious2 (30/30 = 100% civil)
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This coming Monday and Wednesday-Friday, ABC will broadcast probably the best documentary miniseries I have ever seen: February 27 (Monday), 9pm-11pm March 1-3 (Wednesday), 9pm-11pm It is truly amazing to...
This Century Is Broken (Brooks, NYTimes) (www.nytimes.com)
5 hours ago by Rew (86/86 = 100% civil)
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"The 21st century is looking much nastier and bumpier: rising ethnic nationalism, falling faith in democracy, a dissolving world order. At the bottom of all this, perhaps, is declining...
David Brooks presents his alternative facts, again (cepr.net)
2 hours ago by tovarichpeter
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For every one American man aged 25 to 55 looking for work, there are three who have dropped out of the labor force. ...
Parkinson's Disease research (Nowthatthepresidentisinfavour,advocateMichaelJFoxobserveswryly,thereisnomoneyforCongresstopayforit.)
2 years ago by curious2 (30/30 = 100% civil)
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I've been reading a lot about Parkinson's Disease research, including especially stem cell research. "Now that the president is in favour, [advocate Michael J] Fox observes wryly, "there is no...
Trump's historic address at National African American History Museum (mobile.twitter.com)
2 hours ago by tovarichpeter
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Here is part of what the president said at the National Museum of African American History and Culture today. ...
Trump's new U.S. Deportation Force (www.nytimes.com)
3 hours ago by tovarichpeter
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U.S. life expectancy continues to decline (www.washingtonpost.com)
5 hours ago by tovarichpeter
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Rin: Ok, it looks like Patrick periodically unblocks the trolls
1 week ago by Rin (12/12 = 100% civil)
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So if you show up again on my lifestyle posts, and I need to re-block you, here's my preemptive message ... Go Fuck Yourself! I can't make myself clearer.
How much money do you need to retire?
3 days ago by Patrick (230/230 = 100% civil) in #investing
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I'd say that you just need enough so that your investment income exceeds your expenses. But then you could also spend down according to your life expectancy. No point in...
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