1. bajisima

    IQ scores are falling

    Have been for decades apparently. IQ scores have been steadily falling for the past few decades, and environmental factors are to blame, a new study says. The research suggests that genes aren't what's driving the decline in IQ scores, according to the study, published Monday. Norwegian...
  2. DemoWhip

    New data shows Republicans on verge of falling to third-party status in California

    New data shows Republicans on verge of falling to third-party status in California By James Lambert ==================================================== It has to be due in large part to voter apathy over the Republican agenda. When the non-rich see how Republicans are attempting to...
  3. vikingbeast

    London Bridges Falling Down...........

    Falling down, into a shithole.................
  4. T

    Trump hits Dems over DACA: Hispanics will start 'falling in love' with Republicans

    Back at work, or "work", the president seems to be raging on Twitter. The latest? Apparently, Democrats are going nothing about DACA and Hispanics will start falling in love with republicans. Why does he arrive at this conclusion? Who the fuck knows. President Twitter Thumbs has said that no...
  5. PACE

    Tal Afar, islamic state stronghold in Iraq is falling

    https://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-iraq-tal-afar-idUSKCN1B608R Good for the Iraqis, they know how to fight this fight. And of course, there will be more knife attacks, car attacks, bomb attacks of an individual kind, because the mouth breathers who follow this ideology of...
  6. Spookycolt

    Dems acknowledge anti-Trump message falling short after Georgia loss

    I have a sneaky suspicion that they aren't capable of letting go of their Trump hate however. This is a good sign for republicans come 2018. Maybe after they lose even more seats they may begin to realize that pushing all this Fake News is getting them nowhere. Dems acknowledge...
  7. Dittohead not!

    The Falling Costs of Renewable Energy

    The Falling Costs of Renewable Energy So, let's subsidize coal. OK
  8. Spookycolt

    Hillary falling down

    You can explain all these events or the coughing fits or her injuries but let's be honest, it seems to happen quite a bit to her. We don't have other candidates in my knowledge suffering this many "accidents". Is she just unlucky?
  9. bajisima

    The sky isnt falling but retail stores are going to make you think so

    Sign of the times. I recall spending a lot of time with friends and family going out shopping and then to eat. Now we all can stay home and buy online. No need to meet face to face! "After reporting in May their worst results since the recession, department stores are again expected to...
  10. TennesseeRain

    SNAP Marks 3 Years of Falling Caseloads

    The number of SNAP (formerly food stamps) recipients has fallen by 2.6 million people since peaking in December 2012, new Agriculture Department data for December 2015 show. The data confirm that SNAP is working as designed and caseloads are expected to continue falling, as our updated paper...
  11. Detective Mike Logan

    Are Europe/USA falling behind asia in ARCHITECTURE???

    the richest countries in the world are America, Canada (to an extent), and GENERALLY in Europe. basically this is the west. the area of the world generally perceived to be "first world" a, opulent and blessed with democracy. -------------------------------- I just read an article on the...
  12. knight

    And the fucking sky is falling, too!!!

    RWW’s Paranoia-Rama takes a look at five of the week’s most absurd conspiracy theories from the Right. While it may be too late for Donald Trump to save us from stock market turmoil (he warned us!), he just might be the one who saves us from the even greater threat of refugees from war-torn...
  13. Two If By Tea

    Texas Falling Into Recession Due To Lower Oil Prices And Massive Job Losses

    While the U.S. economy continued to add jobs last month, states that rely heavily on the oil industry experienced significant cuts. Job losses hit particularly hard in Texas (down 25,400 jobs) and Oklahoma (down 12,900), leading the nation in losses. North Dakota lost 3,000 jobs, a significant...
  14. Southern Dad

    Falling from the sky

    Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and Harry Reid are looking out the window of Air Force One as they fly over a huge crowd of people. Harry Reid snaps a fresh hundred dollar bill and says, "I could drop this hundred out the window and make someone down there very happy." Not to be outdone...
  15. The Man

    Debaltsevo is falling

    Debaltsevo, where Ukrainian troops have been surrounded by separatists and, they allege, Russian forces (http://politicalhotwire.com/europe-russia/119637-ukraine-real-situation.html) is falling. Rebel troops from self-proclaimed Donetsk and Lugank People's Republics (DNR, LNR), led personally...
  16. jackalope

    Falling oil prices could be one of the reasons for cuba’s pivot to the u.s

    The article notes that experts believe that "one of the most productive oil and gas basins on the planet sits just off the North-West coast of Cuba.", which I did not know. I remember reading about a big find off the Venezuelan coast, did not know that about Cuba. Interesting. But why would...
  17. L

    Watch Out for Falling Oil

    While consumers may benefit, the fracking boom means leveraged producers, and even high-yield bonds, are sensitive to tumbling crude. Some 41 years ago this week, the American way of life changed forever. With the Arab oil embargo and the quadrupling of crude prices, the age of cheap and...
  18. meridian5455

    Eccentric Billionaire Saudi Prince Warns Falling Oil Prices Could Be A 'Catastrophe'

    Prince Alwaleed bin Talal al-Saud has published an open letter on his website expressing his "astonishment" at reports that the Saudi oil minister is comfortable with collapsing oil prices. The famously eccentric billionaire investor Alwaleed (who has allegedly tossed dwarves at parties) took...
  19. C

    Obamacare premiums FALLING!!!

    Why isn't every single Democrat candidate, running in any race anywhere, screaming about this, from the top of their lungs, for everyone to hear? Republicans' "big issue" that was sure to be the death knell for Democrats, during this whole election cycle was going to be "Obamacare". So...
  20. Sassy

    Do you care what happened to Afghanistan? (falling under Taliban rule)

    This is a serious question. I wonder if I am freaking out over ISIS more than some others because I see more people (millions) who will end up under them (worse than Taliban) because what happened in Afghanistan and maybe others just don't?