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    Science Fantasy vs Science

    I love me some good science fantasy. Putting an entire planet to the Inquisitorial flame because it has been infested with Orks in the name of the Emperor = my idea of fun.
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    Seems weird: Most threads are questions, not discussions...

    Fair enough. On that we can agree. Re: level of complexity in discussion. I think those discussions can be had on this forum even with each person not being specifically versed in the sub-field. Think of it like interdisciplinary interaction between highly intelligent and talented people...
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    Seems weird: Most threads are questions, not discussions...

    Well, first of all I would like to apologize to the person I chastised a bit too harshly. Physics has a lot of beauty within it however and it is FUN to talk about. That is what captures my attention. The question-answer format works for what many people are seeking here, namely help for...
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    Seems weird: Most threads are questions, not discussions...

    That's the problem right there, the implicit connection between a back and forth conversation and "fringe science"/speculation. Bad dog! *lightly smacks you on the nose* The reasons the rules are in place are because of the proliferation of quantum woo among other things over the last few...
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    Seems weird: Most threads are questions, not discussions...

    Yeah, that is part of what makes this forum so boring. There is no back and forth or controversy that is stimulating and thought provoking. I enjoy learning through dialectical interaction. I think often you can gain insight from how two people interact into the motivational reasoning behind...
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    Problems with Capitalism?

    You obviously did not read or look at the references I provided, so do you think providing more will help? The argument goes like this poverty affects cognitive development in multiple ways. It increases stressors, it affects grey matter formation and ability to self regulate emotion, it...
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    Problems with Capitalism?

    You are incorrect. At the very least they show an implicit relationship between intergenerational mobility and education, though I don't think that is the only cause.
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    Problems with Capitalism?

    http://www.equality-of-opportunity.org/images/mobility_geo.pdf [Broken] http://www.brookings.edu/blogs/social-mobility-memos/posts/2014/05/22-chronic-stress-hurts-brain-development-social-mobility-reeves-howard...
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    Physics news

    Okay, I will take a look at the rules. Does this include stuff from arxiv or does it actually have to be published? edit: nevermind I found it under the rules.
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    Physics news

    Sorry, I know this is probably the wrong place to ask this question, but where in this forum can we start threads to share and discuss random physics and math news?
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    Your Local Cuisine

    Also, I am not sure if this is something native to Los Angeles or not, but two things come to mind. 1. Spicy Ketchup Take ketchup and blend it with chinese red peppers. I am not sure how it was prepared exactly, but it is delicious especially on fries. 2. There was a reataurant here called...
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    News Hillary Clinton Running for President

    Jeb needs all the help he can get
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    Your Local Cuisine

    http://www.whats4eats.com/poultry/jocon-recipe
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    Your Local Cuisine

    http://www.washingtonpost.com/pb/recipes/subanik/10272/
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    Your Local Cuisine

    Speaking of hot dogs Shucos are usually served with guacamole, boiled cabbage, mayonnaise, mustard, and an assorted choice of meats. Chopped onions are added by a decent amount of shuqueros (hot dog vendors) across Guatemala City and Antigua. The most popular choices of meats are sausage...
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