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  • Why men are withdrawing from courtship.

    11/16/2013 5:37:57 AM PST · by ClaytonP · 330 replies
    Dalrock ^ | Dalrock
    One of the more common refrains in the “Where have all of the good men gone!” lament is men’s increasing unwillingness to court women the way women expect to be courted. This is almost always framed as either a great mystery or a case of weak men screwing up feminism (or both).Examples of this concern abound, from Aunt Haley’s last three posts, to the divorced single mother who found out men weren’t willing to spend very much to court her, to the woman in Vox’s recent post lamenting that her 59 year old friend was only offered half a sandwich...
  • The woman who's eaten nearly 13,000 baked potatoes because she's scared of nearly all other foods

    03/23/2013 11:17:29 AM PDT · by EveningStar · 66 replies
    The Daily Mail ^ | March 22, 2013 | Anna Hodgekiss
    A young woman has eaten her way through more than 13,000 jacket potatoes - because she has a phobia of almost all foods. Claire Jones, 23, has panic attacks and is physically sick at the thought of eating proper meals.
  • 11 Public Universities with the Worst Graduation Rate (Slide Show)

    09/29/2012 8:50:54 PM PDT · by ransomnote · 19 replies
    thefiscaltimes.com ^ | unknown | no byline
    Slide show at link. Among the heart breaking details included in the slide show is the % of students receiving Pell Grants at these colleges.
  • Is the Weather being used to destroy Americas economy?

    04/29/2011 5:56:42 AM PDT · by Alaphiah123 · 285 replies
    Creating Orwellian Worldview ^ | 4/29/11 | Alaphiah
    What if there never was Global warming, what if it has always been Global Weather Warfare? Recent super tornados dubbed Killer Tornadoes have cut a swath across seven southern states of the United States. Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia,East Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee and Virginia all have been hit by abnormally sized and super strengthened tornadoes costing nearly 300 lives and estimates of billions of dollars of property damage. (see here, here and here) But what if these recent tornadoes and hurricane Katrina in 2005 were not simply capricious acts of nature, what if these devastating destructive acts were the surgical strikes...
  • Abbott & Costello explain Obama's "Stimulus Plan"

    09/25/2010 9:16:22 AM PDT · by mylife · 9 replies
    youtube ^ | Abbott and Costello
    I'm waiting for the economy to "raise"
  • CA: State's activists call (Bush) global warming plans half-baked

    01/24/2007 11:39:24 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 6 replies · 309+ views
    LA Daily News ^ | 1/23/07 | Lisa FRiedman
    WASHINGTON - California's environmental activists criticized President George W. Bush's global warming proposals Tuesday as lukewarm, half-measures if compared with the state's tough laws reducing the emission of greenhouse gases. While advocates praised the president for highlighting global warming in his State of the Union address, they said they are skeptical of his plan to increase the supply of alternative fuels to 35 billion gallons and set new fuel economy standards. Many compared Bush's vow to cut greenhouse-gas emissions by 18 percent through 2012 with California's target of reducing emissions 25 percent by 2020. "As usual, California sets stricter standards...
  • Cindy Sheehan, I will Live to 1000

    11/11/2006 2:48:29 PM PST · by armymarinemom · 294 replies · 14,333+ views
    Phone | 11-11-2006 | Armymarinemom
    On site report from Kristinn at a Cindy Sheehan anti war rally being held at the Independence Mall outside the Constitution Center. , Cindy said that she is determined t not only wants to see George Bush impeached but she wants to see him tried for Crimes Against Humanity. She states is so determined to see this done she says she will live for 1000 years. She went further by saying that even if she were involved in a fiery plane crash she would walk out alive just to see this done. Kristinn yelled out to her as she was...
  • WHITE HOUSE STRIKES BACK AT HILLARY, AL GORE

    01/18/2006 7:03:09 AM PST · by FerdieMurphy · 75 replies · 2,639+ views
    Sierra Times ^ | 1/18/2006 | Jim Kouri, CPP
    President George W. Bush's staff are mad as hell and they're not taking it anymore. They charged that the junior senator from New York, Hillary Rodham Clinton was "out of bounds" when she said Monday that the Bush administration was "one of the worst" in US history and compared the Republican House to "a plantation." The former First Lady said this at a rally in Harlem to honor Dr. Martin Luther King. Senator Clinton shared the stage with Rev. Al Sharpton and New York City Councilman Charles Barron who once said he'd like to walk up to a white man...
  • Alleged Burglar Tries to Hide in Oven

    11/16/2005 7:15:41 AM PST · by george76 · 11 replies · 589+ views
    AP ^ | Nov 15 | AP
    A former employee who attempted to burglarize Speedway Restaurant apparently didn't know any good hiding places. Police responded to a burglary alarm at the Fergus Falls restaurant early Monday and surrounded the building. When officers entered, they discovered that the burglar had tried to hide in the ceiling. He fell through and tried hiding in an oven instead. "The guy was only half-baked when he was picked up..."
  • Half-baked Barbara (Hillary Clinton & Mary Landrieu no-shows @ spina bifida fundraiser)

    10/07/2005 8:38:56 PM PDT · by Libloather · 103 replies · 4,140+ views
    Washington Times ^ | 10/07/05 | John McCaslin
    Half-baked Barbara By John McCaslin October 7, 2005 It's not easy being the master of ceremonies for a roast when half of the roasters don't show up. Ask political commentator Mark Shields, who found himself in that uncomfortable position Wednesday evening as the Spina Bifida Association attempted to put TV personality Barbara Walters in the "hot seat" at the Hyatt Regency Washington. "This is more like a bake-off," a visibly embarrassed Mrs. Walters said after the roasting, expressing disappointment that Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton of New York and fellow roaster Sen. Mary L. Landrieu of Louisiana were no-shows. As it...
  • THE IMPOSSIBLE WIIL COME ALIVE IN 2005

    02/10/2005 6:27:02 PM PST · by Quix · 6 replies · 1,381+ views
    BILL SOMERS' WHAT'S NEW PROPHETIC SITE ^ | 28 JAN 2005 | TIMOTHY SNODGRASS
    A Glimpse Ahead Timothy Snodgrass The Impossible Will Come Alive In 2005 01/28/05 In January of 2004, as we began to intercede for the New Year the Holy Spirit gave us the prophetic slogan, "The Seas will Roar in 2004". This year we were given a new slogan, "The Impossible will come Alive in 2005". As the veil of darkness begins to come down over nations and regions, along with great shakings will come great breakthroughs; signs, wonders, healings and a spectacular release of miracles in impossible circumstances. This year, although we are ultimately poised to gain much ground, there...
  • What's with all the dead scientists?

    01/26/2005 4:41:33 PM PST · by Middle-O-Road · 231 replies · 3,894+ views
    What's the deal with all the dead scientists?
  • Did anyone see the comedian on HBO, "A smoking pile of zotted ashes?"

    01/20/2005 8:10:38 PM PST · by Derek2012 · 110 replies · 3,131+ views
    Derek, RIP.
    Ever hear of how republican's always call the liberal left "Whiner's"? Well, take a look at Wa. State, ...who are the Whiner's now? LOTS OF LAUGHS! Boy, the shoes on the other foot now! I think it's great, don't you? These people deserve it..! Has anyone seen the comedian on HBO, who gave a discription of a "Republican"? Wow was that great, and very very true.
  • Putin: Ally or Terrorist? (Russian FSB/KGB Real Culprits Behind "Chechen Terrorism")

    09/21/2004 8:24:29 PM PDT · by GIJoel · 665 replies · 11,270+ views
    The New American ^ | February 2002 | William Jasper
    Putin: Ally or Terrorist? by William F. Jasper Counting Vladimir Putin as an ally against terrorism ignores his career in the murderous KGB/FSB and his ongoing support for terrorist regimes and organizations. Lena Goncharuk, aged 38, said that she was the only one to survive out of a group of six who were ordered out of the cellar where they had been hiding and shot at point blank range. Resting in her hospital bed, her voice barely rising above a whisper, she said she had survived only by pretending to be dead." So reported Paul Wood from the Chechen border...
  • Kerry Speaks in Cincinnati Today

    09/08/2004 3:30:42 AM PDT · by ATOMIC_PUNK · 28 replies · 601+ views
    Kerry Speaks in Cincinnati Today Senator John Kerry will give what is being billed as a "major policy speech" at the Museum Center this morning. The event is not open to the general public. The audience will consist of several hundred invited supporters. Kerry is expected to criticize President Bush's handling of the Iraq War. The Museum Center is the location in which President Bush two years ago outlined his case for war with Iraq.Political analysts have been urging Kerry to spend more time attacking the President, and less time discussing his record in Vietnam, and he seems to have...
  • hillary clinton's martha-stewart fixation continues...

    07/08/2003 3:22:14 AM PDT · by Mia T · 17 replies · 227+ views
    7.8.03 | Mia T
    hillary clinton's martha-stewart fixation continues... by Mia T, 7.8.03 "I liked the traditional duties of keeping a house. ..." "I'm not the greatest at it in the world," Mrs. Clinton told the BBC. "But I loved doing it. I mean, it was inviting people to come to your home and therefore it mattered to me what china we used, what the flowers looked like, what the menu was." hausfrau hillaryHillary: I Loved Being a Homemaker by Mia T Hillary Clinton's equal and inapposite reactions seem to be, at first blush, instances of the immutable First Law...