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Bill Maher: Berkeley is 'cradle for f------ babies'


By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, 19 hours ago
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Latest By:  @mark-in-wyoming, an hour ago

 Bill Maher: Berkeley is 'cradle for f------ babies' By Joe Concha, The Hill (Reported by MSN), April 23 2017 © Provided by The Hill HBO "Real Time" host Bill Maher declared that the University of California at Berkeley is "the cradle for f-king babies" on his show Friday night. Maher made the remark after university officials rescinded an invitation for conservative author and commentator Ann Coulter to speak on campus, only to restore the invitation for a... 
 
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I spent very little time in the US (just weddings and funerals) for over thirty years, from the early 1970s to the mid-2000s, when my wife and I began spending a lot more time here. The most striking thing I observed after that long pause was how blatant the country's socially stratification had become. -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Original article by L Parramore - Institute for New Economic Thinking... 
 
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Good News Wednesday.........It's Today


By:  @spikegary, 3 months ago
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Latest By:  @spikegary, 6 days ago

[jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="lc6WDloo-Qo"] Don't forget to stop by GNW and add something upbeat! It's here: http://thenewstalkers.com/spikegary/group/35/good-news-wednesday  
 
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What North Korea Should Teach Us about Iran


By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, one week ago
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Latest By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, one week ago

What North Korea Should Teach Us about Iran by Alan M. Dershowitz, Gatestone Institute, April 18, 2017 at 10:30 am We failed to prevent North Korea from developing nuclear weapons. As a result, our options to stop them from developing a delivery system capable of reaching our shores are severely limited. The hard lesson from our failure to stop North Korea before they became a nuclear power is that we MUST stop Iran from ever developing or acquiring a nuclear arsenal. A nuclear... 
 
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Catastrophic Knot Failure Studied By Scientific Community


By:  @johnrussell, 2 weeks ago
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Latest By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, one week ago

    The scientific evidence is now clear: we all tie our shoelaces wrong. [jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="rZ3Sm5FihGI"] America’s epidemic of untied shoes can be blamed in part on faulty shoe-tying technique, according to rigorous experiments in a newly published study. But there is also a more insidious culprit: The mere act of walking loosens even a beautifully knotted lace and quickly leads to the grim fate the study’s authors call “catastrophic knot failure.”... 
 
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New Ways of Responding to Extremist Islam


By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, 2 weeks ago
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Latest By:  @bob-nelson, 2 weeks ago

New Ways of Responding to Extremist Islam by Giulio Meotti, Gatestone Institute, April 10, 2017 Jihad is spreading violence -- and succeeding. "Of the last sixteen years," notes Ayaan Hirsi Ali in her new book, The Challenge of Dawa, "the worst year for terrorism was 2014, with ninety-three countries experiencing attacks and 32,765 people killed." "The second worst was 2015, with 29,376 deaths. Last year, four radical Islamic groups were responsible for 74 percent of all deaths from... 
 
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Teen With Cerebral Palsy Has Magical Prom Night


By:  @johnrussell, 2 weeks ago
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Latest By:  @johnrussell, 2 weeks ago

[jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="Uh-eeKpF1-c"] A girl with cerebral palsy got the prom night every teenager deserves. Evelyn Araujo and Tahj Oliver met when they were sophomores at East Oswego High School in Illinois. When he heard the school was having a special needs prom, Tahj knew he wanted to ask Evelyn and surprised her in class with a promposal. He says Evelyn was so happy and got even more excited when he showed up on prom night with flowers. InsideEdition.com's... 
 
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Middle East: A Shift from Revolution to Evolution


By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, 2 weeks ago
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Latest By:  @bob-nelson, 2 weeks ago

Middle East: A Shift from Revolution to Evolution by Najat AlSaied, Gatestone Institute, April 8, 2017 President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi of Egypt speaks at the Arab Summit, on March 29. The previous day, Sisi walked out of a speech by the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani. Sisi was infuriated by Al-Thani's declaration of support for the Muslim Brotherhood. (Image source: Ruptly video screenshot) After each Islamist terrorist attack in the West, the public is divided into... 
 
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10 Insane Ways People Get To Work and School Everyday


By:  @johnrussell, 3 weeks ago
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Latest By:  @barney-frank, 3 weeks ago

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A ‘classy’ North Carolina restaurant banned kids. Critics fumed — and then reservations surged By Peter Holley, The Washington Post (Reported by National Post) April 1, 2017 Caruso’s in Mooresville, N.C., has drawn praise and fury after the restaurant’s owner banned children under age 5 The final straw was a little girl using an iPad with the volume on high, a device her parents refused to turn down despite repeated requests from the staff at Caruso’s, an upscale Italian... 
 
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http://www.vibe.com/2017/03/fake-butt-doctor-sentencing/ Oneal Ron Morris, better known as the “Toxic Tush Doctor,” pled guilty to manslaughter and was sentenced to 10 years in prison Monday, (March 27) after a patient died from a botched cosmetic butt surgery. Morris, 36, reportedly used a deadly cocktail of rubber cement, superglue and tire sealant for butt injections.   Morris’ sentence, includes five years probation along with a year she already served for... 
 
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The Bigotry of "Intersectionality"


By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, 4 weeks ago
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Latest By:  @bob-nelson, 4 weeks ago

The Bigotry of "Intersectionality" by Alan M. Dershowitz, Gatestone Institute, March 29, 2017 at 8:00 There is no more evidence that Jews are responsible for economic or social inequality in contemporary America, than there was for Jews being responsible for any of the other crimes that formed the basis for traditional blood libels. Indeed, Jews disproportionately support racial equality and other liberal causes. Most successful Jews, like most successful people of other religions and... 
 
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Fattest Cities In America Ranked (Hint: Good Ol' Southern Cooking)


By:  @johnrussell, one month ago
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Latest By:  @community, one month ago

2017’s Fattest Cities in America   https://wallethub.com/edu/fattest-cities-in-america/10532/    
 
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Why Must Women Choose between Feminism and Zionism, but Not Other "Isms"? by Alan M. Dershowitz, Gatestone Institute, March 15 2017 On March 8, women abstained from work as part of the International Women's Strike (IWS) – a grassroots feminist movement aimed at bringing attention "to the current social, legal, political, moral and verbal violence experienced by contemporary women at various latitudes." But these positive goals were distorted by the inclusion of anti-Israel rhetoric in... 
 
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You'll Never Beat The Irish


By:  @johnrussell, one month ago
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Latest By:  @community, one month ago

2017 St. Patrick's Day Parade - Dublin City, Ireland                         [jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="-K69E2WaCRc"] [jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="B4v6aNjGFFk"] [jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="bd8Pk8TsHtU"] [jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="39oO7zKStvU"]      
 
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The Right to Choose Includes the Right to Choose Life


By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, one month ago
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Latest By:  @randy, one month ago

The Right to Choose Includes the Right to Choose Life by Alan M. Dershowitz, The Gatestone Institute, March 16, 2017 The Supreme Court justices who decided Roe v. Wade, photographed in 1972. There is no conflict between the "right to choose" and "the right to life" in the context of abortion, because the former includes the latter. If the state were ever to require a pregnant woman to undergo an abortion -- as China in effect did with its "one child" policy -- there would be a... 
 
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"Internet Slang": Top 50 trending Now


By:  @krishna, one month ago
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Latest By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, one month ago

Some are used mainly by certain groups of people-- for example, computer programmers & other techies, or sports fans, etc.  Some of these come and go. A few have been around since the Internet first became popular with individual users. LOL ("Laugh out loud") is probably the longest lasting and may never disappear entirely. Others that have had a long life or have at times been extremely popular include: FAQ, IMO, WTF, BTW, OMG, BRB, NSFW . . .  Here's a list of the 50 that are... 
 
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The South May Not Rise Again


By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, one month ago
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Latest By:  @randy, one month ago

 The South May Not Rise Again Recent studies show that Canada is more welcoming to the idea of social mobility than the United States. By Anzish Mirza , Contributor - US NEWS and World Report, March 10, 2017 Canadian and American flags wave in the wind at the US/Canada border March 1, 2017, in Pittsburg, New Hampshire. (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images) The American dream has been an aspiration for immigrants and citizens alike for decades. The idea that anyone -- regardless of race,... 
 
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Cursive Is Making a Comeback


By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, 2 months ago
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Latest By:  @randy, 2 months ago

Cursive Is Making a Comeback By Karen Matthews/AP and TIME Staff, Time Magazine, March 5 2017 © Getty Images (NEW YORK) — Cursive writing is looping back into style in schools across the country after a generation of students who know only keyboarding, texting and printing out their words longhand. Alabama and Louisiana passed laws in 2016 mandating cursive proficiency in public schools, the latest of 14 states that require cursive. And last fall, the 1.1... 
 
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A Tale of Two Talks: Free Speech in the U.S.


By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, 2 months ago
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Latest By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, 2 months ago

A Tale of Two Talks: Free Speech in the U.S. by Douglas Murray, Gatestone Institute,  February 14, 2017 Sometimes the whole tenor of an age can be discerned by comparing two events, one commanding fury and the other, silence. To this extent, February has already been most enlightening. On the first day of the month, the conservative activist and writer Milo Yiannopoulos was due to speak at the University of California, Berkeley. To the surprise of absolutely no one, some of the new... 
 
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SpaceX wants to fly two civilians around the moon


By:  @johnrussell, 2 months ago
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Latest By:  @jwc2blue, 2 months ago

SpaceX wants to fly two civilians around the moon   AP Elon Musk's  SpaceX said  on Monday that it plans to carry two civilians around the Moon in 2018. Details: SpaceX says it was "approached" about the flight and that the two planned passengers "have already paid a significant deposit to do a moon mission." They'll start training later this year. Should all go as planned they will be traveling in the Crew Dragon spacecraft,... 
 
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Hi everybody!!!  For those of you who do not know me, I'm Lucy. For those of you who do--yay!!!  Your favorite pain in the royal behind is BACK, baby, BACK!!! So, yeah...  how are y'all? Did y'all see Gary raising funds in a coconut bra/hula skirt?  I heard he was going to wear some elephant underwear and actually chickened out at the last minute....  (right, Gary?) Anyhoo...  if you read about my article having twins, you probably enjoyed the fact that I was an elephant-sized woman... 
 
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Ivanka Trump had something in common with many men and women in the U.S. when she laid eyes on Justin Trudeau during the  Canadian Prime Minister’s trip to the White House on Monday. We’ll let you try and figure out what. During his first face-to-face visit with President Donald Trump, the Canadian Prime Minister had a round table discussion about women in the workforce. Ivanka attended the roundtable and “helped recruit participants and set the agenda,” according to... 
 
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Anti-Semitic jokes cause YouTube, Disney to distance themselves from PewDiePie


By:  @community, 2 months ago
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Latest By:  @kavika, 2 months ago

In the YouTube clip, a pair of South Asian men wearing costume loincloths held up a banner that read, “DEATH TO ALL JEWS.” They danced and laughed, while in a separate screen the YouTuber named Felix  Kjellberg (also known by his stage name PewDiePie) covered his mouth with his hands.  “I don’t feel too proud of this, I’m not going to lie,” Kjellberg said in the Jan. 11 video, which had been viewed more than 6 million times before its removal. Kjellberg, a 27-year-old Swedish... 
 
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Din 934 thread adds some added alarm


By:  @danaesmith, 3 months ago
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Afterglow in the Din 934  thread adds some added alarm to a child's witch or goblin costume, and it adds an added blow of assurance by accretion afterimage during caliginosity ambush or treating. Quilted Halloween coffer hangings with aglow outlines and accents add a awful apparitional abode aftereffect for ancestors decorating or a themed party. There are amaranthine allowances of removing exceptionable hair. Among others, humans can advocate able hygiene and advance a authentic... 
 
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