1. BoiseBo

    Kim Jong Un upset to learn that Trump is seeing other dictators

    :1thumbup: https://www.newyorker.com/humor/borowitz-report/kim-jong-un-upset-to-learn-that-trump-is-seeing-other-dictators
  2. Babba

    American Kids Should Learn Other Languages

    This piece asks why some Americans are so offended by hearing other languages spoken here in the US - especially Spanish! I've been watching this show on Netflix called "The Horn". It's all about helicopter rescues on and around the Matterhorn. I hear German, French and Italian spoken and most...
  3. BDBoop

    Judge says there's no fundamental right to learn to read and write

    Does this mean truancy is no big anymore? I mean, who cares if kids are in school, since there's no reason for them to be there. Detroit Free Press I'm seriously starting to think that the entire system of governance in America is corrupt. Everybody is on the take, everybody is advancing a...
  4. Friday13

    Santorum: Students should learn CPR, not seek gun laws

    CPR is going to prevent mass shootings? This idiot should just keep his stupid loud mouth shut and go away. Santorum: Students should learn CPR, not seek gun laws
  5. Spookycolt

    NPR says we should nix algebra since its too hard for kids to learn

    Typical liberal way of thinking here. If something is too difficult then people shouldn't have to do it. Algebra is the most failed course at community colleges across the country. Is it time to nix the requirement...
  6. Two If By Tea

    Why Hillary Lost Big And What Democrats Had Better Learn In The Future

    The "RustBelt" can sum it up in one word. Michigan and Wisconsin along with Pennsylvania and Iowa really "cinched" it for Trump. Overall "liberalism" has neglected the White "working" class for decades and the "Rust Belt" region has a Large share of these forgotten folks who as Michael...
  7. Babba

    A Lesson Trump Should Learn from G H W Bush

    Of course, Trump couldn't be gracious if his life depended on it. The letter George Bush wrote to Bill Clinton is a lesson in grace The Republicans, in general, could learn from this.
  8. Singularity

    Some people never learn: US, Iraqi forces destroy dozens of vehicles fleeing Fallujah

    Guys, guys... when the U.S. owns the sky, you can't go anywhere out in the open in a column of vehicles. It just doesn't work, we've been over this... I'm also glad to see the military at least partly uses the term "Da'esh," which is readily interpreted as an insult in Arabic despite more...
  9. BDBoop

    As Britain implodes, Voters Learn That Brexit Was Giant Con All Along

    The pro Brexit politicians who whipped up fear and stoked divisions in Britain are being exposed as charlatans who lied to voters about what leaving Europe would mean. This is what "A life lived in fear" leads to.
  10. L

    Up against strict laws, Texas women learn do-it-yourself abortions

    BY ELLEN WULFHORST NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Susanna was young, single, broke and pregnant in southern Texas where, thanks to the state's strict laws, her chances of getting a surgical abortion at a clinic were slim to none. So she did what an estimated 100,000 women or more...
  11. tnbskts

    The Democrats are doing it again; don't they ever learn?

    In the past the Republicans have been fairly successful at getting into legislative battles about hot-button social issues in the run-up to major elections, leading to Democrats proposing and sometimes passing legislation whose major effect is to rile up Republican voters so much that they turn...
  12. Crusher

    Microsoft Created a Twitter Bot to Learn From Users. It Quickly Became a Racist Jerk.

    Microsoft set out to learn about “conversational understanding” by creating a bot designed to have automated discussions with Twitter users, mimicking the language they use. What could go wrong? If you guessed, “It will probably become really racist,” you’ve clearly spent time on the...
  13. Friday13

    Could the Bundy Militia Learn From This?

    Lesson for Stalemated Sides in Oregon: A Texas Standoff Without End
  14. bajisima

    Massachusetts judge sentences woman to learn Islam

    After a landlord was convicted of pushing her Muslim tenant down a flight of stairs, a judge ordered her to respect the rights of all Muslims and to take an introductory course on Islam. Now the highest court in Massachusetts is being asked to decide whether the judge violated the landlord's...
  15. Two If By Tea

    Conservatives Can Learn From Bernie Sanders About States Rights

    Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders called for ending the prohibition on marijuana Wednesday evening at an event for college students at George Mason University in Northern Virginia. “In my view, the time is long overdue for us to remove the federal prohibition on marijuana,”...
  16. mrmike

    Socialism and the Left..they never learn

    Seems the Progressive Left really are suffering from suspension of willful disbelief Venezuela: Socialism's true face The South American country Venezuela is virtually bankrupt. Which is odd considering that the country is sitting on one of the world's largest oil reserves. But from the...
  17. P

    We should learn from Australia...

    Australia in 1995 had looser gun laws than that of the United States. There was no background checks required for any gun purchases. Military style automatic machine guns could be bought at drugstores. Concealed carry was very common, and open carry was legal as well. The Australia...
  18. S

    What I learn from homophobes and other haters....

    how to work with my reaction. Grist for the mill. In Buddhism, we'd say that's the advantage of having enemies. When everyone loves you, you never have to look into your mind.
  19. vikingbeast

    How To Learn To Hate America

    Tune in Fox News and learn how! For FREE! No wonder Fox News watchers are the least informed and the most miserable of all news watchers, if you can call that propaganda shit news....................