1. the watchman

    Congressman admit the true purpose of GOP antics is really to get Mueller fired.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y8VSw-c9CYk can't make this stuff up.
  2. Eve1

    Is Trump Administration now trying to edit transcripts of events on purpose?

    We all saw Trump and the GOP and the DEM's sitting around a table discussing the Dreamers. When the transcript of the meeting was released there was one line missing. That line just happened to be the line were Trump said in answer to Feinstein's question. “Yeah, I would like to do it” —...
  3. C

    What is the purpose of prayer?

    This is a serious question for theists. What does prayer accomplish. Now, keep in mind I am not talking about the ritualistic prayer one finds during most church services: "Our Father, who art in heaven, blah, blah, blah,". Although, I would submit that I have never understood that...
  4. Dittohead not!

    What is the purpose of correctional institutions?

    The name implies correcting something. Is the purpose to correct unlawful behavior? If that's so, then they fail miserably. Is the purpose to keep dangerous criminals away from the rest of society? If that's so, then they fail every time they let a dangerous criminal out. Is the purpose...
  5. RNG

    The purpose of the electoral college

    The cartoon at the end of this post just showed up in the Political Cartoons subforum. And it brought to the forefront of my mind something that has long been churning. Rather than polluting that subforum with serious debate I thought a new thread would be great. Of the limited US civics I...
  6. N

    Clinton's failure/refusal to acknowledge SCOTUS' purpose

    Let's start with Wikipedia-level simple reminder for folks: The Supreme Court of the United States is the highest federal court of the United States. Established pursuant to Article III of the United States Constitution in 1789, it has ultimate (and largely discretionary) appellate...
  7. Minotaur

    Bernie Holdouts Remain A Purpose Without Power

    By that I mean this: White Noise Movements: Independents always held the power to decide the elections. Whoever they voted for seemed to be a true reflection of neutrality because the winner was any of the two parties. After Bush there was an influx of republicans joining and they screwed up...
  8. libertariat720

    The purpose of your life

    Let's assume that God doesn't exist. You came about through the process of evolution, and you are only here to procreate and pass on your genes. After you die there will be nothing and as far as you are concerned, it would be like you never even existed at all. All the other animals on...
  9. cpicturetaker12

    FOX has announced & published TRUMP the winner in NH!! (Whoops or on purpose??)

    Remember folks, FOX ANNOUNCED the winner in the 2000 election as George W BUSH before the Florida panhandle polls close. That started the ball rolling for the rest of the networks. Turns out the number cruncher who came to that conclusion was a loyal BUSH COUSIN hired BY FOX for the...
  10. bajisima

    Chicago police sabotage their cameras on purpose

    Wow.. "After the notorious video of Laquan McDonald getting shot by Chicago police officers 16 times went viral last November, investigators have been making their way through the other videos of the scene. In doing so, they've discovered that three of the dash cams pointed at McDonald that...
  11. L

    False Profits: Reviving the Corporation’s Public Purpose

    As the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression persists, institutions such as American International Group (AIG), Citigroup, and the now-defunct Lehman Brothers deserve blame for the crisis. To boost short-term gains, these firms engaged in overleveraging, irresponsible lending, poor...
  12. knight

    what is the real purpose of religion?

    Sunday morning fashion show? A place to catch up on the latest gossip? A place to feel superior? A place to go because people make you feel guilty if you don't go? What real good do you get out of religion and going to church?
  13. bonehead

    What is the purpose of government in America

    and no, I don't mean the constitutional duties and responsibilities. what is it we expect our government to do for the citizens. I keep hearing some complain about the government not doing much and others who complain about government intrusion into our lives. is there a reason to even have a...
  14. TennesseeRain

    Could someone explain the purpose of this tirade?

    Pinky Promise | Video | C-SPAN.org Serious question. What does this accomplish?
  15. N

    Federal taxes: What is their purpose?

    Seeking opinions as to what currently (2013) is the fundamental purpose of federal taxation. I'm not asking what you think SHOULD be its fundamental purpose, but rather, what you think the core purpose really is now. I disabled multiple choice intentionally.
  16. J

    Here is Practical Explanation about Next Life, Purpose of Human Life -

    Here is Practical Explanation about Next Life, Purpose of Human Life, philosophical/religious facts, theories etc. ___________________________ *********** Practical Explanation ( For Example ) :- `1st of all can you tell me every single seconds detail from that time when you born ?? ( i need...
  17. Telecaster

    What was the purpose of Operation Fast & Furious?

    Rush Limbaugh presented an angle no one here has mentioned yet. I'd like to know what all of you think was the realistic goal of the operation. If it was to stem the "southbound flow" of weapons to Mexico, how could the agencies let it go uncontrolled? Limbaugh thinks it sounds like the...
  18. Spookycolt

    Obama administration classifies jobs with political purpose

    It appears that people are starting to figure out the truth behind Obama's job success claims. It seems they aren't being completely honest. Issa: Obama administration classifies jobs with political purpose | Fox News
  19. WisconsinCheesehead

    What was the Purpose of the Phony Bin Laden Killing?

    Bin Laden was already dead in 2001 .. according Pakistan intelligence, Pres. Musharaf, and also the late Pakistani leader Benzair Bhutto. So what was the motive for setting up the phony Bin Laden killing propaganda and hastily discarding the body? To get Obama re-elected? To give the military...
  20. C

    The True Purpose of the Tea Party

    Ever wonder what the real motives of the Tea Party are? Part 1: What is the True Purpose of the Tea Party pt 1 - YouTube Part 2: What is the True Purpose of the Tea Party pt 2 - YouTube