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  1. The Man

    Age and relationships...

    I recently read about two celebrity relationships, where the lady was much older than the man. First, in the US, the singer Nick Jonas, 25, just got engaged to the Bollywood star actress Priyanka Chopra, 36 In Russia, meanwhile, the now 49 year old singer Evelina Bledans (at very left) is...
  2. ptif219

    Democratic socialism rising in the age of Trump

    This is a gift to the GOP. This shows the real political split is in the democrats party. The democrats are imploding https://apnews.com/a1770fd620d94bf58d0ff1035d3e0eea
  3. The Man

    Russia raises retirement age

    With Eyes on World Cup, Russia Moves to Raise Retirement Age Well, it's true, plenty of people there work well into elderly age, you especially see it in the education system, lots of teachers in their 60s and even 70s in Russian schools and while a big part of it is that they are simply...
  4. Babba

    The Real Villain Behind Our New Gilded Age

    This opinion piece is spot on. We have forgotten the lessons of the early 20th century and the people have been convinced by the elite that those lessons don't apply today. But they're constant truths that apply at all times...
  5. NightSwimmer

    Should we lower the voting age?

    Washington, D.C. may lower the voting age for federal and local elections to 16. The legislation was introduced last Tuesday by D.C. council member Charles Allen (D-Ward 6), who said he was inspired by the high schoolers that came to D.C. to protest at the March for our lives. LINK Some...
  6. Puzzling Evidence

    Base income, the coming age of robotics and the strange new world.

    This 43-year-old running for president in 2020 wants to give everyone $1,000 a month in free cash https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nzPoDCmYmwI Entrepreneur Andrew Yang has a big goal for a relatively unknown business person: to reach the White House. And he's aiming to get there by selling...
  7. Southern Dad

    At what age does one become an adult?

    Some of these things vary from state to state but when does the child become an adult? There seems to be a sliding scale. Stay on parent's healthcare insurance = ? Vote = ? Buy alcoholic beverages = ? Join the military = ? Get married = ? Buy a rifle = ? Buy a handgun = ? Buy...
  8. jacobfitcher

    Walmart to raise age limit on gun purchases

    Walmart is set to raise the minimum age for gun purchases and ammunition, according to a statement from the company. The nation’s largest retailer announced Wednesday it will hike the minimum age for firearms purchases to 21 years old. “We take seriously our obligation to be a responsible...
  9. Friday13

    Trump says raise age for buying assault rifles

    Raising the age-to-buy for a weapon that should never be in civilian hands is not enough. Arming teachers is too much, too dangerous to all concerned. How long until he changes his "mind" or claims that he never said this? Trump says raise age for buying assault rifles NRA opposes new...
  10. cpicturetaker12

    Trump to sign bill against sexual violence of children. (Guess it EXPIRES for girls)

    I guess when GIRLS become women, it's OKAY to start VIOLATING them? What age would that be? Trump to hold public signing of ‘Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse’ law after wife beating allegations ] DAVID EDWARDS 11 FEB 2018 AT 12:55 ET Donald Trump signs executive order (Photo...
  11. John T Ford

    Sweden Raises Retirement Age to Pay for Muslim Invasion

    The increase in the population is apparent - then the retirement age can be increased Sweden's need for welfare increases faster than our revenues. Then the Minister of Finance, Magdalena Andersson (S), raises the height of retirement age. "Looking at those who start working at 30...
  12. cpicturetaker12

    Roy Moore met his wife at age 15 at her dance recital! (He was 31)

    Well in light of the current revelations this doesn't seem as innocent as it sounds. He remembered a 15 year old who happened to be in a dance recital he had been to 8 years before. How many single men go to dance recitals? Did he have a niece or relative there? Have you ever attended a dance...
  13. bajisima

    When child sex isnt rape: French to determine age of consent

    Is a 13-year-old old enough to agree to sex with an adult? That's a question France is asking as the government prepares to set a legal age for sexual consent for the first time. Twice in recent weeks, French courts have refused to prosecute men for rape after they had sex with 11-year-old...
  14. HayJenn

    Monty Hall Dies at age 96

    Monty Hall, the genial TV game show host whose long-running “Let’s Make a Deal” traded on love of money and merchandise and the mystery of which door had the car behind it, died Sept. 30 at his home in Beverly Hills, Calif. He was 96. His daughter, Sharon Hall, attributed his death to a heart...
  15. bajisima

    Colorado group wants to ban smartphones under the age of 13

    Yay or nay? Tim Farnum is leading the charge on a proposed ballot initiative in Colorado that would be the first of its kind in the country. Farnum's proposal would ban the sale of smartphones to children younger than 13, or more likely, to parents who intend to give the smartphone to kids in...
  16. Gnostic Christian Bishop

    When you reach the age of reason, will you reject supernatural religion?

    When you reach the age of reason, will you reject supernatural religion? Or will you seek a moral religion to replace the immoral one you now follow, if you happen to be Christian or Muslim? Or will you let your faith hide the truth of the immorality of your God? Martin Luther. “Faith...
  17. GordonGecko

    Schoolhouse Rock for kids growing up in the Age of Trump-

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E6LZ8G992pA
  18. MaryAnne

    Less Educated, Middle Age

    Dying in larger numbers. You guys want to cry,shed a few tears for them. Less-educated middle-age US whites dying younger than others
  19. jacobfitcher

    NH Republicans Vote To Keep Legal Marriage Age For Girls At 13

    In New Hampshire, it’s perfectly legal for a man to marry a 13-year-old girl. And thanks to Republicans voting down a bill to raise the marriage age, it’ll stay that way. On Thursday, The Concord Monitor reported the state’s GOP-led House rejected a bill that would have raised the marriage...
  20. BigLeRoy

    We Are Now In The Age Of Tyrants

    It is astounding, my friends, to contemplate what a large percentage of our planet's land area is now under the control of iron-fisted tyrants and despots. Perhaps the worst of them all, Vladmir Putin, rules over the largest country on Earth, more than twice the size of any other country...