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Unfortunately, my home state is once again attacking science with a bill designed to teach the controversy. The full...
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There are a few threads already on Gingrich, but here's one on his candidacy for president in 2012. Apparently...
Apr25-12 01:27 PM
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During the WWII the Manhatten Project developed nuclear weapons from scratch in about four years. With much of the...
Apr24-12 11:56 PM
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Enjoy the day We will join up today with a bunch of our community to clean up the parks and stream banks in our...
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Anyone heard about this yet? Work Act: I'm curious what peoples thoughts on this are.
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Unprecedented in Norwegian practice, a second psychiatric commission was set up to evaluate ABBs sanity after a...
Apr17-12 12:25 AM
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Another of the current frontrunners in the GOP race. Anything you want to say about Santorum. Would you vote for...
Apr11-12 05:19 AM
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What is the theory behind dividing human society into Countries and States? Do the taxes collected from people on a...
Apr11-12 03:31 AM
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I was reading "The Original Constitution", by Robert G. Natelson. The work assesses Constitution and Bill of Rights in...
Apr8-12 12:42 PM
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As of today, here is how the known delegates have been dealt out. Of course there are more delegates to be had, so I...
Apr6-12 03:10 PM
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Has anyone seen this yet? It's really funny! Quantum theory of Mitt Romney.
Apr2-12 02:01 PM
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My rule for presidential elections is: If the economy is well, voters will support the empowered party. If the...
Apr1-12 11:21 PM
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What should the role of government be in the United States? I've been reading a book with some suggested answers to...
Mar27-12 11:02 PM
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Former lobbyist Jack Abramoff explains lobbying very well: ...
Mar25-12 10:55 PM
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Our minister of Health is trying to speed through an amendment in our law on mental health care so that it becomes law...
Mar24-12 03:22 PM
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Hi! This is my first time posting here, although I have been browsing several posts for some months now. I appreciate...
Mar21-12 01:37 PM
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I was wondering -- what are the chances of someone getting away with an EMP attack? What measures is the US taking to...
Mar20-12 10:33 PM
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I've been thinking about starting this thread for almost a week, as the intensity of the situation in Syria has been...
Mar19-12 08:06 AM
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Unbeknownst to ABB, he placed his van in Oslo at a spot directly above an empty, underground car park. Just a few...
Mar19-12 06:58 AM
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your vote... might not count?
Mar19-12 02:27 AM
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Is anyone aware a good forum do as/discuss economy issues? Something like this one, but with the theme economy. ...
Mar18-12 04:00 PM
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On Thursday, a military Norwegian Hercules airplane suddenly disappeared from the radars at 14.56 local time, in the...
Mar17-12 09:01 PM
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Today, the Norwegian police published its report on what, in their estimation, worked, and did not work, in Norway in...
Mar16-12 12:42 AM
2 1,596 North Korea has agreed to suspend uranium enrichment, as well...
Mar16-12 12:27 AM
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Mar14-12 05:15 PM
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By this I mean politician voluntarily acting in interest of wider group of people than current constituency, possibly...
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As the national debt in the US approaches $16,400,000,000,000 - we approach the 2012 election season - with the talk...
Mar14-12 10:09 AM
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Is anyone else absolutely furious and dumbfounded about this? I know its typical of corporate america and government...
Mar12-12 08:57 AM
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On the one year anniversary - Japan mourns tsunami dead; grapples with aftermath ...
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Like the title, has another cold war begun between China and U.S.. There are some indications and developments or Am I...
Mar10-12 03:41 AM
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Mar9-12 05:22 PM
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In accordance with the very strict traditions we have in Norway against televised trials, only the opening statements...
Mar9-12 07:18 AM
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Conservative blogger, author and publisher Andrew Breitbart died of a heart attack near his home in CA. Only 43, he...
Mar8-12 10:23 PM
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As of yesterday our National Debt surpassed our GDP. Comments? Those opposed to a balanced budget amendment must...
Mar8-12 06:43 AM
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Hey, I'm reading about rawls in Kymlicka Contemporary Political Philosophy: An Introduction and it says that Rawls did...
Mar7-12 07:24 PM
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Today, the formal document that will form the basis against Anders Behring Breivik was released, his trial will begin...
Mar7-12 06:19 PM
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Have anyone ever considered the following voting system. Each persion is allowed a TOTAL of one vote. But that one...
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