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Parkinson's Disease research (Nowthatthepresidentisinfavour,advocateMichaelJFoxobserveswryly,thereisnomoneyforCongresstopayforit.)
2 years ago by curious2 (27/27 = 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...
The Rapid Rise and Fall of Milo: (usat.ly)
4 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....
U.S. life expectancy continues to decline (www.washingtonpost.com)
1 hour ago by tovarichpeter
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California Democrats Legalize Child Prostitution (www.washingtonexaminer.com)
3 hours ago by Patrick (223/223 = 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...
Robots have just gotten sexier than women.
4 hours ago by Dan8267 (89/90 = 98% 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...
The Trump House leaker exposed by using vernacular click pixels in the information provided to staff
23 minutes ago by Tenpoundbass (81/81 = 100% civil)
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Kate Walsh. She is the primary person of interest in leaking highly confidential information to the Failing New York Times and other fake news websites, apparently.
This Century Is Broken (Brooks, NYTimes) (www.nytimes.com)
52 minutes 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...
Trump: In 33 days, 132 lies (www.washingtonpost.com)
47 minutes 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....
Lake Oroville, CA, dam emergency
1 week ago by justme (22/22 = 100% civil) in #oroville
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The above reference photo gives the proper perspective. Note auxilliary/secondary spillway, far left, and the regular/primary spillway, the long concrete "waterslide" right next to it. The big earthen dam...
Patrick.net Platform: 40 Modest Proposals
2 days ago by Patrick (223/223 = 100% civil) in #politics
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Here are 40 modest proposals from patrick.net to make or change laws: invert the maximum tax rates on income from work vs capital gains; work is currently taxed at 39.60%...
Film-Maker Ami Horowitz Beaten in Swedish No-go Zone
1 day ago by P N Dr Lo R (17/17 = 100% civil)
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Filmmaker Ami Horowitz Beaten in Swedish No-Go Zone: ‘I Can Tell You for a Fact They Exist’ Twitter/@AmiHorowitzTwitter/@A by JOHN HAYWARD On Wednesday, documentary filmmaker Ami Horowitz told the story...
Press continues to destroy its own credibility with euphemisms for ILLEGAL immigrants (tomnichols.net)
2 days ago by Patrick (223/223 = 100% civil) in #criminal
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Just two days ago, I went on a rip about TIME Magazine‘s blatant shilling for illegal immigrants in a cover story that featured a multi-ethnic group of illegals led...
True man on the street interview regarding Trump in SF
2 hours ago by Blurtman (24/24 = 100% civil) in #ProTrump
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I messed up my leg bad and so get the wheelchiar assist treatment which is a quite nice way to get around the airport. The wheelchair dude I mistakingly assume...
Tired of politics - sexy picture thread
7 months ago by YesYNot (38/39 = 97% civil) in #cheesecake
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Post whatever image you want - just make it hot. It can be a man, woman, your own family members, or the slightly inappropriatly young (now that Trump has rid...
Trump's newest immigration crackdown could target California (www.centralvalleybusinesstimes.com)
6 hours ago by tvgnus
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Golden States major metros have some of the largest numbers of deportable people •  Conducting targeted enforcement operations The newest immigration crackdown policy from the Donald Trump administration could...
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)
2 hours ago by Tenpoundbass (81/81 = 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...
How much money do you need to retire?
3 days ago by Patrick (223/223 = 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...
Nation of Immigrants enters dark chapter (www.cnn.com)
3 hours ago by tovarichpeter
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Raul A. Reyes is an attorney and member of the USA Today board of contributors and writes frequently for CNN Opinion. The views expressed here are solely his....
Pretty good interview of Milo by Bill Maher
23 hours ago by Patrick (223/223 = 100% civil) in #politics
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The weakest point is right at the end where Bill accuses Trump of somehow inhibiting free speech but does not give Milo any chance to reply. #politics
Zimbabwe's Mugabe praises Trump's America 1st policy-but is against border wall with mexico! (www.yahoo.com)
3 hours ago by lostand confused (15/15 = 100% civil)
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HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — U.S. President Donald Trump's "America First" policy has an admirer in Zimbabwe's longtime president, who says the policy resonates with his own thinking. President Robert...
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