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    What's your favorite tea

    Favorite teas? Well, for me personally I would say: 1.) Earl grey 2.) Chai 3.) English Breakfast 4.) Orange pekoke 5.) green tea 6.) Chamomile (although I usually reserve this for when I have a sore throat or am sick, it is quite soothing) And that's all I can think of right now
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    Govt Poisoning us through Water supply?

    A very awesome movie was (sort of) based on the danger of flourine in our water: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0057012/ Although I suppose this has no relevance to the discussion.
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    A car question

    first and second gear on an automatic are for "pulling stumps out of the ground".
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    PETA activist group or whacko brainwashing cult?

    Darn. You beat me to it. That was the first thing I thought of when I saw this thread.
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    Who has been the least recognized, most deserving scientist?

    Are you saying Marconi was given credit for inventing radio when Tesla should have been given credit, or vice versa?
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    I had this (trivial) idea

    Okay, I'm not exactly sure what you're trying to prove, but it appears that in essence, you're implicitly assuming that there can be no absolute rules, so therefore, there must be an object that exists which violates some universal law. It looks like you've committed the fallacy of asserting...
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    Mind Blowing Jobs

    I think when they were building the st. louis arch, the insurance company predicted that there would be 11 deaths involved with the construction... however, there were no major accidents (as far as I know)
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    60 Hz in USA & my laptop

    Yeah in the US, it would be called a "reverse voltage converter", where you would plug the device into an american wall socket, and then just plug your (european) device into it. Here they are sold at radioshack, and a bunch of other places I'm sure. Just make sure that the output is rated at...
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    What do you think of anchovies?

    Actually, I just ate a pizza with anchovies on it about 2 hours ago. It had been a long time since I had tried it before, but actually, I kind of liked it. Sort of tastes like really salty tuna, not really too bad at all.
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    Who is God

    Aw man, he pwns so hard!
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    Who is God

    What would be a good example of this more subtle adult humor? Just wondering.
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    Physics jargon for short film

    How about finding the final velocity of a sphere (or perhaps a cylinder, or something that has an easy-to-calculate moment of inertia) rolling down an inclined plane? In order to do the problem, it would be easiest to use conservation of total energy. So the kinetic energy at the bottom of the...
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    Michael Jackson

    Questions like these keep me awake at night.
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    Common Law Doctorate?

    Thanks for all your replies, and for your time in reading the links I posted. This answers my question.
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    Common Law Doctorate?

    Hi, thank you for your response. I thought it looked pretty nonsensical as well, but I was wondering if a "common law doctorate" even exists?
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    Common Law Doctorate?

    Hello, I'm not sure if this would be the right sub-forum for this question, but perhaps someone could help me out. Forgive my naivete, but i have no idea what "common law doctorate" means. I have seen an ostensibly flakey individual who goes by the alias of "starship1" in several science...
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