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  • Millennials reach a U.S. population milestone

    04/26/2016 6:14:53 AM PDT · by C19fan · 27 replies
    CBS News ^ | April 25, 2016 | Shanika Gunaratna
    Baby boomers' long reign over the kingdom of American demographics has finally come to an end: Millennials have officially surpassed them as the largest living generation in the U.S. That's according to new population estimates released this month by the U.S. Census Bureau and analyzed by the Pew Research Center.
  • "Why do women always....?": Generalizations and the building blocks of reality

    10/01/2011 9:33:46 PM PDT · by ReformationFan · 32 replies ^ | 10-01-11 | Selwyn Duke
    Recently I wrote an article about women's tendency to support statist candidates. As my emails attest, it was met with quite a positive response. Yet, not surprisingly, there was also a very predictable one: complaints about generalizations. For instance, one respondent wrote that she was tired of the "all men are this and all women are that" tripe. Of course, people only complain about generalizations when they hear one they don't like and, perhaps, are unable to refute. But you can rest assured that they generalize just like anyone else; in fact, generalizations are woven so seamlessly into our thinking...
  • American Jews: Why Are You Still Liberal?

    01/21/2006 4:33:39 PM PST · by Nasty McPhilthy · 75 replies · 2,409+ views
    CommonConservative ^ | anuary 16, 2006 | Tom Adkins
    Palestinians are embracing a government of armed thugs. Syria engineered a political assassination in Lebanon, and are sending terrorists all over the world. Saudi Arabia is seriously torn between the modern world and 14th Century Islamofascism. Ariel Sharon is recovering from a coma. And Iranís leader, after openly coveting the destruction of Israel, began processing uranium for atomic bombs. American Jews: Why are you still liberal? From various wars to the Intifadah, American liberal Democrat policy has placated and encouraged Israelís enemies for over 50 years. Once, the resulting mayhem could be managed by a bit of diplomacy coupled with...