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Press continues to destroy its own credibility with euphemisms for ILLEGAL immigrants (tomnichols.net)
1 day ago by Patrick (184/184 = 100% civil) in #criminal
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http://tomnichols.net/blog/201 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...
Born to hate Jews, amazing testimony of a Muslim (www.faithfreedom.org)
5 hours ago by Patrick (184/184 = 100% civil) in #religion
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http://www.faithfreedom.org/bo Popular conservative/libertarian channel Prager U is once again being censored by Google and YouTube for a video deemed too hateful. The video is titled Born to Hate Jews, and...
Rebranding Patrick.net as Investing Forum
2 days ago by Patrick (184/184 = 100% civil) in #investing
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I've been thinking about changing the focus a bit, and came up with a bunch of reasons to title the site "Investing Forum" while keeping it otherwise unchanged. More people...
Theories on Sweden (wwword.com)
3 weeks ago by Patrick (184/184 = 100% civil) in #nationalsuicide
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http://wwword.com/79/words/unt #nationalsuicide
Pretty good interview of Milo by Bill Maher
1 hour ago by Patrick (184/184 = 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
How's the Case-Shiller Housing Index Doing Lately? (www.calculatedriskblog.com)
2 hours ago by Patrick (184/184 = 100% civil) in #housing
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from http://www.calculatedriskblog. I could not find it up to 2017 though. #housing
The US still makes silver dollars (en.wikipedia.org)
20 hours ago by Patrick (184/184 = 100% civil) in #silver
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ They are exactly one ounce of silver, 99.9% pure, and worth about $18.05 at today's rate (though they say "One Dollar" on them, lol). We could all just start...
Patrick.net Platform
1 day ago by Patrick (184/184 = 100% civil) in #politics
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I want Patrick.net to help do some truly useful politically incorrect things. I'm trying to come up with a list of very simple clear campaigns to make or change laws....
How much money do you need to retire?
2 days ago by Patrick (184/184 = 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...
Trump is doing a good job
2 days ago by Patrick (184/184 = 100% civil) in #trump
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I'm pretty happy with Trump so far. He's doing what he said he would. Amazing that such a statement is controversial. He just answered like 42 questions at a press...
Changed browsers from Chrome to Safari and really enjoying it
2 days ago by Patrick (184/184 = 100% civil) in #browsers
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Much more pleasant experience somehow. Feels faster and more elegant. Maybe it's optimized for Mac in a way that Chrome cannot be, since Google does not have the Mac source...
How The Russian Navy Saved The Union In The Civil War (knowledgenuts.com)
2 days ago by Patrick (184/184 = 100% civil) in #russia
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A little-known alliance between the US and Tsarist Russia led to the Russian fleet showing up in force in New York and San Francisco. It arrived at a crucial time...
Do White People Have a Right to Exist?
5 days ago by Patrick (184/184 = 100% civil) in #racism
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If you say yes, you're racist. If you say no, you're racist. #racism
Funny how the Obama haters can't say exactly why they hate him
5 years ago by Patrick (184/184 = 100% civil) in #politics
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Is it the 15 cent Christmas tree tax? I don't think so. Hate for Obama is something they can't explain by anything Obama has done or not done. Just they...
Violent crime is proportional to black population at every income level (www.realclearpolicy.com)
3 days ago by Patrick (184/184 = 100% civil) in #race
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http://www.realclearpolicy.com at each poverty concentration level, the violent crime rate is substantially higher in black than in white census tracts. Moreover, there are many Hispanic census tracts with high poverty...
Almost locked my bike to this meter in SF today, then looked down
3 days ago by Patrick (184/184 = 100% civil) in #humor
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#humor #reality
User Civility Score (commentjail)
4 days ago by Patrick (184/184 = 100% civil) in #civility
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By each comment, I'm now putting a "civility score", which is the ratio of the user's civil comments to total comments made since Feb 15, 2017. Civil comments are simply...
How to make Patrick.net home page capture new users?
6 days ago by Patrick (184/184 = 100% civil) in #patnet
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I put Google Analytics back on the site. Here's a screenshot showing the last week's session durations: Most new people look at the home page for 0 to 10 seconds,...
Free Speech and the Paradox of Tolerance Redux (medium.com)
1 week ago by Patrick (184/184 = 100% civil)
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I just published this essay at https://medium.com/@patrickdot Please spread it if you think it's any good. I read Julia Serano’s article https://medium.com/@juliaseran with great interest, because the limits of free...
It's Trump vs the Deep State used to controlling everything from the shadows (www.thehindu.com)
3 days ago by Patrick (184/184 = 100% civil) in #trump
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The U.S. deep state, a web of military (intelligence), political and other interests operating behind the scene to ensure the status quo prevails, may not be as visible to...

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