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Police with lots of military gear kill civilians more often than less-militarized officers

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Police with lots of military gear kill civilians more often than less-militarized officers


Via: Nerm_L  •  News Viners  •  5 Comments  •  3 Likes  •  2 days ago

Giving police military gear doesn't reduce crime or keep officers safer - but it does hurt citizens' trust of the police, and for good reason.

Air conditioning may be factor in COVID-19 spread in the South

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Air conditioning may be factor in COVID-19 spread in the South


Via: Nerm_L  •  News Viners  •  9 Comments  •  2 Likes  •  3 days ago

Harvard researchers, drawing on insights from tuberculosis research, say air conditioners may be a factor in COVID-19's spread down South, and...

The progressive climate plan is heavy on symbols and burdens

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The progressive climate plan is heavy on symbols and burdens


Via: Nerm_L  •  News Viners  •  2 Comments  •  2 Likes  •  6 days ago

There is scant evidence that the plan's domestic net zero emissions goal by 2050 is economically feasible, let alone a pathway to greater...

The world is putting America in quarantine

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The world is putting America in quarantine


Via: Nerm_L  •  News Viners  •  7 Comments  •  3 Likes  •  2 weeks ago

Around the world, it is beginning to sink in how profoundly rotten the United States is.

NASCAR vows to continue investigation into noose at Talladega after FBI closes its case

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NASCAR vows to continue investigation into noose at Talladega after FBI closes its case


Via: Nerm_L  •  News Viners  •  9 Comments  •  4 Likes  •  2 weeks ago

The noose was found in the garage stall of Bubba Wallace and the No. 43 Richard Petty Motorsports team at Talladega on Sunday night.

After weekend bloodshed, Brown says 'violent felons' driving shootings, CPD needs 'a little bit of help'

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After weekend bloodshed, Brown says 'violent felons' driving shootings, CPD needs 'a little bit of help'


Via: Nerm_L  •  News Viners  •  6 Comments  •  1 Like  •  2 weeks ago

"You don't want to make the news starting the next wild fire here," said one veteran CPD officer who spoke on condition of anonymity.

What a Negative COVID-19 Test Really Means

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What a Negative COVID-19 Test Really Means


Via: Nerm_L  •  News Viners  •  2 Comments  •  3 Likes  •  2 weeks ago

We know very little about how reliable tests are for people who don't feel sick.

No, The Universe Is Not Purely Mathematical In Nature

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No, The Universe Is Not Purely Mathematical In Nature


Via: Nerm_L  •  News Viners  •  6 Comments  •  5 Likes  •  3 weeks ago

Mathematics is the most useful tool we have for understanding the Universe. But it doesn't answer to anything on its own.

Liberals: Which 'science' are we supposed to believe?

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Liberals: Which 'science' are we supposed to believe?


Via: Nerm_L  •  News Viners  •  238 Comments  •  9 Likes  •  2 weeks ago

When liberals admonish people to "believe the science," what they are usually saying is "shut up and do as you're told."

Joe Biden slams Trump for 'spiking the ball' despite high unemployment

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Joe Biden slams Trump for 'spiking the ball' despite high unemployment


Via: Nerm_L  •  News Viners  •  8 Comments  •  2 Likes  •  one month ago

Former Vice President Joe Biden said President Trump was out of touch with millions who remain unemployed amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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