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California storms to dump up to 7 feet of snow, force evacuations. (OMG, we're all gonna die!) (yahoo.com)
by DASKAA on 16 Jan 2019  4 comments, latest 8 hours ago
Jan 15 (Reuters) - Big Pacific storms are set to dump up to seven feet (2.1 meters) of snow in California's Sierra Nevada mountains and several inches of rain elsewhere...

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Now they want to tax water. What's next - air? (m.sfgate.com)
by DASKAA on 16 Jan 2019  8 comments, latest 10 hours ago
In order to help disadvantaged communities obtain safe and affordable drinking water, California Governor Gavin Newsom is proposing a new statewide water tax.https://m.sfgate.com/polit "Safe and affordable". How fucking cute.

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Why Has Nationalism Come Roaring Back? (commonwealthclub.org)
by DASKAA on 16 Jan 2019  2 comments, latest 14 hours ago
Monday Night Philosophy investigates why the world is grappling with a fierce resurgence of “us versus them” nationalism. Veteran political reporter and author John Judis analyzes the underlying causes of...

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If gubmint stays shutdown through April....
by DASKAA on 4 Jan 2019  29 comments, latest 6 days ago
... does that mean that we won't have to file? Or they will fund the fucking IRS no matter what?

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A New Cold War Has Begun (foreignpolicy.com)
by DASKAA on 10 Jan 2019  1 comment, latest 7 days ago
In June 2005, I published a cover story in the Atlantic, “How We Would Fight China.” I wrote that, “The American military contest with China … will define the twenty-first...

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Data From 17,000 Pups Reveals the Truth About "Personality" in Dog Breeds (inverse.com)
by DASKAA on 9 Jan 2019  6 comments, latest 8 days ago
It doesn’t take a scientist to tell you that golden retrievers are usually friendly and that you shouldn’t aggravate a pit bull. There are exceptions, of course, but the personality...

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"Sensible gun control" works! (foxnews.com)
by DASKAA on 2 Jan 2019  Posted 15 days ago
But not to the advantage of the people:"Under the direction of then-President Hugo Chavez, the Venezuelan National Assembly in 2012 enacted the “Control of Arms, Munitions and Disarmament Law,” with...

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One year of legal pot sales and California doesn’t have the bustling industry it expected. (latimes.com)
by DASKAA on 27 Dec 2018  20 comments, latest 20 days ago
When Californians voted in 2016 to allow the sale of recreational marijuana, advocates of the move envisioned thousands of pot shops and cannabis farms obtaining state licenses, making the drug...

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The missing billions spent on gasoline in California each year (sandiegouniontribune.com)
by DASKAA on 25 Dec 2018  3 comments, latest 23 days ago
California drivers already pay more for gasoline than motorists in just about every other state.But even after taking into account state gas taxes, blending requirements aimed at reducing air pollution...

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Study: Physically Weak Men More Likely To Be Socialists (dailywire.com)
by DASKAA on 6 Dec 2018  13 comments, latest a month ago
An academic study from researchers at Brunel University London assessed 171 men, looking at their height, weight, overall physical strength and bicep circumference, along with their views on redistribution of...

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Finally a device which is able to answer AF's favorite question at any time.
by DASKAA on 6 Nov 2018  6 comments, latest 2 months ago
IS! SHE! WET!??

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It's not TDS - it's PTSD. (tandfonline.com)
by DASKAA on 4 Nov 2018  2 comments, latest 2 months ago
A study published last month in the Journal of American College Health found that one quarter of college students experienced “clinically significant” symptoms of trauma from the 2016 election results....

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Typhus Epidemic Requires Broader Approach From Health Officials (laweekly.com)
by DASKAA on 23 Oct 2018  4 comments, latest 3 months ago
County public health officials are taking a broader approach in tackling the typhus epidemic after multiple cases were discovered last week in Pasadena, Long Beach and Los Angeles.The county Board...

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Illegal Immigration Costs California $30.3 Billion A Year 17.7% Of State Budget (nationaleconomicseditorial.com)
by DASKAA on 29 Apr 2017  25 comments, latest 3 months ago
Illegal aliens cost California $30.29 billion every single year—this includes their contribution in terms of taxes. This works out to $7,352 per illegal immigrant. This massive burden is one of...

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MIA: The Liberal Men We Love (lithub.com)
by DASKAA on 13 Oct 2018  18 comments, latest 3 months ago
"He’s from a very liberal family, the former fiancée said to me, baffled. And he is very liberal himself, which is why this is so alienating.I’m noticing, admits another, that...

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Pigs are flying, folks: NYT publishes opinion titled "For Once, I’m Grateful for Trump" (nytimes.com)
by DASKAA on 4 Oct 2018  8 comments, latest 3 months ago
By Bret StephensFor the first time since Donald Trump entered the political fray, I find myself grateful that he’s in it. I’m reluctant to admit it and astonished to say...

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WANT FACEBOOK TO CENSOR SPEECH? BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH FOR (wired.com)
by DASKAA on 2 Oct 2018  1 comment, latest 3 months ago
https://www.wired.com/story/wa

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The Techtopus: How Silicon Valley's most celebrated CEOs conspired to drive down 100,000 tech engineers' wages (pando.com)
by DASKAA on 18 Sep 2018  21 comments, latest 4 months ago
In early 2005, as demand for Silicon Valley engineers began booming, Apple's Steve Jobs sealed a secret and illegal pact with Google's Eric Schmidt to artificially push their workers wages...

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"Green power" my ass. (bbc.com)
by DASKAA on 11 Sep 2018  Posted 4 months ago
Where there was once a free-flowing river, home to a population of Danube salmon, now there are piles of rubble, broken pipes and a concrete wall blocking in the water.https://www.bbc.com/news...

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Visualizing Countries with the Highest Household Wealth (howmuch.net)
by DASKAA on 31 Aug 2018  29 comments, latest 4 months ago
We got our numbers directly from the OECD. Our visualization roughly corresponds to the geographic location of each country on the map—the U.S. is furthest “west” and Japan is...
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