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PostForum: What's on Your Mind   Posted: Mon Feb 05, 2007 2:52 pm   Subject: "Articulate" Black People

http://www.nytimes.com/2007/02/04/weekinreview/04clemetson.html?_r=1&ref=weekinreview&oref=slogin

A fascinating article on the racial politics of "speaking well."

Biden's rec ...
PostForum: News Talk   Posted: Mon Dec 11, 2006 2:31 pm   Subject: 5 Most Powerful Americans

http://www.alternet.org/blogs/peek/#45363

Guess who's number one?
PostForum: Religion   Posted: Fri Dec 01, 2006 8:47 pm   Subject: Atheism= Communism??

That's about as dubious as the connection between Iraq and Al Queda, before we invaded.

Seems like people like to think of all the things they hate/don't understand/think of as evil and lump them i ...
PostForum: Question of the Day   Posted: Thu Nov 30, 2006 10:37 am   Subject: Daily Spam Emails

100's??? Really?? Shocked

I probably get a dozen or so on my hotmail account.
PostForum: Question of the Day   Posted: Thu Nov 30, 2006 8:50 am   Subject: Teachers

What great teachers/mentors/coaches/instructors/guides have you had or do you have in your life? What did they teach you?
PostForum: News Talk   Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2006 3:12 pm   Subject: Re: Asians Catching up with Whites in Earnings

Just like your friends who started this site are now bitching and moaning about Asians taking your jobs, it's almost the same story, different race.

Um, the guy who started this site is Asian.
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PostForum: Politics & Government   Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2006 3:09 pm   Subject: The Lesson of Vietnam

Bush said after his recent visit to Vietnam that the biggest lesson from our involvement in that war was "we will win unless we quit."

Is the man completely delusional?
PostForum: What's on Your Mind   Posted: Thu Nov 02, 2006 3:36 pm   Subject: Re: The New Plantation

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MadPotter . .
Are you calling me a racist? I am saying it is a form of racial enslavement in which bureaucrats, many of them white, keep blacks in a "plantation" of welfare dependency, s ...
PostForum: The Media   Posted: Thu Nov 02, 2006 3:35 pm   Subject: CNN airs footage of Iraq sniper attacks

It's the media's job to show us the truth. What happened, where, to whom, by whom. That's what they did. They're doing their JOB.
PostForum: Politics & Government   Posted: Thu Nov 02, 2006 3:33 pm   Subject: Republican Leader Blames Military for Failure in Iraq

http://www.alternet.org/blogs/peek/#43812

"Yesterday, on CNN, House Majority Leader John Boehner blamed the US military for losing the war in Iraq:

House Majority Leader John Boehner: Wol ...
PostForum: Politics & Government   Posted: Thu Nov 02, 2006 3:30 pm   Subject: Tom Delay and torture

Tomd Delay doesn't consider water boarding torture.

http://thinkprogress.org/2006/11/02/tom-delays-definition-of-torture/
PostForum: News Talk   Posted: Fri Oct 06, 2006 9:51 am   Subject: Evil Wal-Mart Strikes Again

http://www.nytimes.com/2006/10/02/business/02walmart.html?ex=1159934400&en=eaafdee2075fc56d&ei=5087%0A

Wal-Mart is putting caps on its wages, and moving towards hiring more part-time, &quo ...
PostForum: The Media   Posted: Fri Oct 06, 2006 9:01 am   Subject: FOX News 10th Anniversary

Here's a recent example of why FOX is the worst excuse for journalism in this country:

On Tuesday night, Bill O'Reilly's show was dedicated to a discussion of the Mark Foley scandal. They cut away ...
PostForum: What's on Your Mind   Posted: Tue Oct 03, 2006 9:16 am   Subject: Re: Minneapolis Web Design

I have since read a few more posts and believe that it's just a few posters who try to incite people with their racists views and live within the area, or so they say.

Hi. Very Happy

I think this is ...
PostForum: Politics & Government   Posted: Tue Oct 03, 2006 9:11 am   Subject: Republicans damned either way in Foley scandal

This isn't even going to be about Foley anymore. This incident: the messages and the cover-up are simply going to turn into a ball on the football field of dems vs. repubs. Republicans delighted in ex ...
PostForum: Religion   Posted: Mon Oct 02, 2006 2:09 pm   Subject: Ignorance breeds fear

I got the same reaction from all sorts of people when I joined the Peace Corps and went to live in West Africa.

People, including but not limited to my family, were convinced that I would be raped, ...
PostForum: News Talk   Posted: Wed Sep 27, 2006 1:13 pm   Subject: Justice for sale

You can get six years for shoplifting. He will be out in 3 years, if not sooner.

We seem to put a lot of faith in judges for making a fair judgement. However, every judge used to be a stinking la ...
PostForum: News Talk   Posted: Wed Sep 27, 2006 9:26 am   Subject: Justice for sale

http://money.cnn.com/2006/09/26/news/newsmakers/fastow_sentencing/

Former Enron CFO sentenced to 6 years.

6 years in prison. You can get more than that for marijuana trafficking. This guy and ...
PostForum: Question of the Day   Posted: Wed Sep 27, 2006 7:35 am   Subject: Re: Would you trade?

Would you trade 5 points of IQ for two extra inches of vertical jumping ability? How many IQ points would you cash in if this were possible?

Laughing

No way.
PostForum: News Talk   Posted: Mon Sep 25, 2006 8:40 am   Subject: Torture

Here's a great op-ed from Paul Rieckhoff, the executive director of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, on why and how America is losing its moral high ground, and why it's vital that we gain it ...
PostForum: News Talk   Posted: Fri Sep 22, 2006 2:33 pm   Subject: Fox news and Chavez the blasphemer

Yes, but this was FOX, after all. Is there ANYone still left out there who expects to get anything but direct marketing from the Administration there? Rolling Eyes
NO! It's "fair and balanced...&qu ...
PostForum: News Talk   Posted: Fri Sep 22, 2006 7:42 am   Subject: Fox news and Chavez the blasphemer

Yes, but this was FOX, after all. Is there ANYone still left out there who expects to get anything but direct marketing from the Administration there? Rolling Eyes
PostForum: Crime & Punishment   Posted: Thu Sep 21, 2006 2:06 pm   Subject: Who should decide death penalty?

Well, I think the victims' families might be a touch too emotional to make a rational, calm, balanced decision on something like this. And I would worry that they'd be so anxious to see SOME sort of ...
PostForum: What's on Your Mind   Posted: Thu Sep 21, 2006 1:59 pm   Subject: Is monagamy what we really want?

I see a lot of benefits to polyamory, and I think it requires a very strong, enlightened person to genuinely pull it off. Regardless of whether you think it's the lifestyle for you, I think it emphas ...
PostForum: Question of the Day   Posted: Wed Sep 20, 2006 9:57 am   Subject: Got Herpes?

No herpes here. Cool
PostForum: Politics & Government   Posted: Wed Sep 20, 2006 9:56 am   Subject: A New Black Darling of the National Press

Ellison's got my vote, yessirree Bob. Very Happy
PostForum: News Talk   Posted: Sun Sep 10, 2006 10:11 am   Subject: The Costly Cheap Words of Bush and Rumsfeld

Agreed, NP. Agreed.
PostForum: Religion   Posted: Sun Sep 10, 2006 10:09 am   Subject: Art of Happiness!

That's a great book. Compassion and empathy as the basis for running your life, as opposed to strict adherance to arbitrary and illogical rules, definitions, and structures, is why Buddhism strikes m ...
 
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