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  1. mrmike

    The Feminist and the Fairy Tale

    Interesting... The wisdom of women – the folly of feminists The fairy tales were passed along mainly by women, by mothers and nurses: they are the original old wives' tales. Many of them are tales of love, of the beautiful and virtuous girl winning out over the cunning and hardhearted...
  2. heirtothewind

    The fairy tale that policemen are our friends

    This is why people use phones to film police - CNET In first grade [1952], the teacher taught us that ''policemen are our friends.'' It was an idealistic fairy tale. My father, indeed my family on his side, were bookies and ran illegal gambling in the Ohio Valley by paying off the...
  3. Lex Luthor

    A Tale of Two Cities

    Downtown Development Recap: 2013 Edition | Buffalo Rising In my daily dealings with my customers, I see firsthand all the new development going on, with Harbor Center and Canalside, the Medical Corridor expansion, the forthcoming solar panel plant, and the inevitability of a new Downtown NFL...
  4. NiteGuy

    A Tale Of Two Nine Year Old Girls

    I think the argument goes "walking to the park isn't protected in the bill of rights". Or something like that. What the fuck is wrong with this country?
  5. Liberal Doses

    A tale of two ideologies

    What if we decided as a nation that liberals provide solely for liberals and conservatives provide soley for conservatives? I think this would be a brilliant idea. We could then have two models that could be directly compared and we could see which one is the best.
  6. Cicero

    Paul's Obamacare tale dubious at best

    Fact-Check: Rand Paul's Obamacare Story Doesn't Ring True Paul claimed that his son was given Medicaid coverage against his will. A Kentucky official says that's implausible. —By Patrick Caldwell | Tue Jan. 7, 2014 3:00 AM GMT Sunday, during an interview with George Stephanopoulos...
  7. R

    A Tale of Two Teams:

    FOOTBALL Team: #1 Florida State (Conference: ACC) Florida State QB Jameis Winston named ACC Rookie of the Year, not a unanimous choice | AL.com LACROSSE Team: Highly-ranked Duke team (Conference: ACC) Duke lacrosse case - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia In one case, a coach...
  8. B

    A tale of two polls: Rasmussen and NBC

    A tale of 3 polls: Rasmussen, NBC and Quinnipiac Since the landslide re-election of Governor Chris Christie (R-NJ), two new national polls have come out, with varying results: Rasmussen: release date: 11/11/13 (Veteran's Day) 1,000 LV, MoE +/-3.0 Hillary Clinton: 43 Chris...
  9. A

    A tale of two cities . . .

    In Sao Paulo, Brazil tens of thousands of protestors continue to flood the streets. They are upset about (drumroll) . . . bus fare. The cost of a bus ride just went up nine cents, to $1.46. In Washington DC today a smaller crowd is expected to march in protest of the politicization of...
  10. Raoul_Duke

    Tale of two oil economies...

    Lefties love California and hate Texas, yet clearly Texas is doing a better job of providing a work friendly environment for their citizens, while California seems to desire less employment. What should this tell us about the left's economic policy preferences? The two richest fields are the...
  11. Raoul_Duke

    Tale of the tape - liberal policies version...

    This is what you get when you subsidize unwed mothers: New Report: 48 Percent of First Children Born to Unwed Mothers | CNS News And the children of unwed mothers are much more likely to drop out of school, have substance abuse issues, be unemployed, get sexually transmitted diseases, go...
  12. R

    Tax-the-Rich Obama Fairy Tale Won’t Magically Restore Public Services

    michael medeved wrote this op and uses this video to help frame his argument. the video is a must watch. conservatives will laugh their ass off at it and maybe a few liberals will too. the video was made for the california federation of teachers. ed asner narrates. i forget when it was, but...
  13. M

    Paul Ryans Fairy Tale Budget Plan

    In short, Mr. Ryan’s plan is devoid of credible math or hard policy choices. And it couldn’t pass even if Republicans were to take the presidency and both houses of Congress. Mr. Romney and Mr. Ryan have no plan to take on Wall Street, the Fed, the military-industrial complex, social insurance...
  14. meridian5455

    Obama camp denies knowledge of cancer tale it told in May

    Obama camp denies knowledge of cancer tale it told in May | The Ticket - Yahoo! News If he accomplishes nothing else during his 4 year "reign of terror", Obama has been extremely successful at blaming others for his administrations mistakes.
  15. Mordent

    A Tale of Two Candidates

    Who owns your candidate? Obama draws big-money fundraisers - Glenn Thrush and Jennifer Epstein - POLITICO.com Ron Paul campaign raises $13 million - Dave Levinthal - POLITICO.com
  16. B

    A tale of two opinions...

    On the same day that Gingrich lit into debate moderator Jon King over the ex-wife question, PPP published a poll from TX showing Obama losing to both Romney and Paul by 7 points (he lost by more than 11 points to McCain in 2008), but beating Gingrich. Here a screenshot from the Hedgehogreport...
  17. Babba

    A Tale of Two Cities

    Bloomberg is sending out the police to bludgeon and mace people and the Mayor of LA is handing out rain ponchos to the protesters. I wonder which mayor is beholden to the banksters? Hullabaloo
  18. B

    A tale of Quinnipiac

    I read the internals of the latest Quinnipiac for OHIO and found a lot of fascinating information. It is a comprehensive poll of OHIO, dated July 20, 2011 and July 21, 2011. It is the same polling gene pool: the results have just been spread out over two days. The poll had 1,659 RV. Of those...
  19. Mr. Neo-Con

    The tale of two birth certificates.

    Is Obama's Long Form Birth Certificate a fraud? INTERESTING! Susan Nordyke was born in Hawaii the day after Obama and at the same hospital, and if you look at the two birth certificates along side by side, the two differences are huge. Go to this site to see for yourself and then come...
  20. gypzy

    A New Fairy Tale

    Throughout history people have been awed and thrilled by retellings of their culture’s creation story. Aztecs would tell of the Lady of the Skirt of Snakes, Phoenicians about the Zophashamin, and Jews and Christians about the one true God—Jehovah. But there is one unfortunate group—the...