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An unexpected flight

Started by Perrie Halpern in Pets & Animals. Last reply by Perrie Halpern 11 minutes ago. 10 Replies

Why Necessary Change is So Slow to Occur

Started by Robert in Ohio in Scattershooting,Ramblings & Life. Last reply by Buzz of the Orient 1 hour ago. 7 Replies

Israel to Gaza flotilla activists: Syria is thataway

Started by XXKrishna#27 in News & Politics. Last reply by Buzz of the Orient 1 hour ago. 9 Replies

Polygamy closer to legal ?

Started by Petey Coober in Religion & Ethics. Last reply by badfish 1 hour ago. 86 Replies

Forget The Confederate Flag...Ban Democrats

Started by XXJefferson#51 in News & Politics. Last reply by dennis smith 1 hour ago. 11 Replies

The end of middle management?

Started by Dowser in News & Politics. Last reply by Dowser 3 hours ago. 25 Replies

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A tale of two flags

Posted by Bruce Tarleton on June 27, 2015 at 9:27pm 1 Comment

In the past few days we have been exposed to two different flags and the ensuing “crisis” of what they represent.

The first has a proud history. It was used as a battle flag in a struggle of freedom. And today for many represents a heritage rich in southern traditions of rebellious behavior. But some have used the flag for evil. Using it to represent oppression, and hate. And because of that, because of the negative use of a FEW, this flag has come under…


Living the Golden Rule

Posted by Robert in Ohio on June 17, 2015 at 12:23pm 8 Comments

Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.

Sounds simple enough.



Need or Want a New Avatar? Check this out!

Posted by Dowser on June 15, 2015 at 12:53am 12 Comments

I've been working on downloading and making avatars for all of us here.  After days and days, I've managed to put together 338 avatars, that you can easily download and use!  Each one is 125 X 125 pixels, (or thereabouts), which is what is needed for the profile avatar.  The avatars are on a separate website, due to memory issues on the site, but each page contains a link to come right back to NewsTalkers!

Here's how you do it:

  • Step 1 -- Browse through the categories to…

Focus on the Future

Posted by Robert in Ohio on June 10, 2015 at 11:32am 13 Comments

Never Stop Trying

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