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Fri Feb 27

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Beridian replied to the Atheist Fools board. 10:10 AM

Re: sciency

It reminds me that I hate science deniers just about as much as I hate religious kooks and wing nutter politicians...oh wait, they are all the same.

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Beridian replied to the Atheist Fools board. 9:55 AM

Re: disaster waiting to happen

No...

there are no shovel ready jobs. Nor 100s of contractors willing to instantly start work. They are all booked for years. Same for machinery and skilled workers.



Any data to back up this claim?

It is hard [more]

Thu Feb 26

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Beridian replied to the Atheist Fools board. 2:59 PM

Re: disaster waiting to happen

<<<<Or, just avoid one useless trillion dollar war of choice, and spend that money to fix the infrastructure.

All the soldiers would have their arms and legs and minds back too, and would have been able to do this
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Wed Feb 25

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Beridian replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:11 PM

Re: OT - What's new with Peanut Allergies

We live in such a super sanitary environment, with rampant paranoia about germs, that I suspect if he hopped into the Wayback Machine, and popped out, or, around 1066, we would be dead within a week from stuff picked up from the environment that [more]

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Beridian replied to the Atheist Fools board. 2:25 PM

Re: Larry King comes out

Give me an intelligent schizophrenic with a very charismatic personality and I'll show you what used to be called a prophet. The only difference is that today we call them schizophrenic and delusional and give them proper treatment. [more]

Tue Feb 24

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Beridian replied to the Atheist Fools board. 12:13 PM

Re: Giuliani: Real Americans are White

<<<You'll never see a black Republican nominated as a Presidential candidate.>>>

First you have to find black Republicans. I recall the last election cycle that the convention was a sea of pale skin. There are a few
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Beridian replied to the Atheist Fools board. 12:03 PM

Re: Sharia law in Alabama

The people of Alabama and the overall vitality of the state would probably benefit immensely if they did adopt sharia law, it would be giant leap forward in progress and bring the state into the 19th century.

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Beridian replied to the Atheist Fools board. 12:00 PM

Re: Larry King comes out

The absence of a deity or obvious actions by the deity, this is to me the most compelling reason to be an atheist.

Even as a child I recall wondering (and asking adults), how come god did all those cool things in the olden-days but he [more]

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Beridian replied to the Atheist Fools board. 11:48 AM

Re: new amendment?

To even call for a constitutional amendment requires a two-thirds approval by both houses of congress or two thirds of the state legislatures.

To actually approve the amendment requires three-fourths approval by both houses of congress or [more]

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Beridian replied to the Atheist Fools board. 11:35 AM

Re: funding religious schools...again...

<i.You'd have to look far and wide to find a private school that even accepted special needs kids, let alone severely handicapped students and English learners. Public schools have to teach everybody who walks in their doors, while private schools [more]

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Beridian replied to the Atheist Fools board. 11:21 AM

Re: annoying Wall Street

President Obama wants to change the way brokers and investment advisers offer financial advice, saying the current system leads to high fees that erode returns on investments.


Damn those jack-booted government socialist thugs [more]

Mon Feb 23

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Beridian replied to the Atheist Fools board. 6:36 PM

Re: another shutdown?

I also agree that whenever government shuts down that Congress should not get paid either, and further they should not get back-pay after the shutdown is over. If they shut it down they forfeit their salary completely for the entire duration of [more]

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Beridian replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 10:18 AM

Re: "Experience" in todays' e-mail

She has never run a city, county, or state during her "career" as being Bill Clinton's wife. When told Hillary Clinton has experience because she has 8 years in the White House, my immediate thought was, "So does the pastry chef, [more]

Sat Feb 21

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Beridian replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 6:03 PM

Re: The oil pipeline

Kochs or no Kochs, I say let the republicans have this one, Obama should sign off on Keystone. Here are my reasons:

(1) The Canadian tar sands will be mined whether or not the Keystone is built, without the Keystone the Canadians will [more]

Fri Feb 20

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Beridian replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 5:39 PM

Re: Goldberg: Rhetorical Cul-de-sac

Indeed, the just-concluded White House summit on “Countering Violent Extremism” is a perfect example of the rhetorical and logical cul-de-sac President Obama has crashed into. It was a community-organizing confab dedicated to a problem the [more]

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Beridian replied to the Political Asylum board. 5:24 PM

Re: Feds: America Should Adopt ‘Plant-Based

The federal [Dept. of Agriculture] committee responsible for nutrition guidelines is calling for the adoption of "plant-based" diets, taxes on dessert, trained obesity "interventionists" at worksites, and electronic monitoring [more]

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Beridian replied to the Political Asylum board. 3:22 PM

Re: Bill O'Reilly as big a liar as Brian Williams?

<i.O'Reilly has repeatedly told his audience that he was a war correspondent during the Falklands war and that he experienced combat during that 1982 conflict between England and Argentina. He has often invoked this experience to emphasize that he [more]

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Beridian replied to the Political Asylum board. 2:58 PM

Re: I’ll have a Giuliani double-double w/

>You can't have it both ways unless you want to be a Party of Stupid hypocrite.


I think that ship has sailed.

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Beridian replied to the Political Asylum board. 2:23 PM

Re: Republican Stooge calls Obama Anti-Colonial

"This is socialism or possibly anti-colonialism" Giuliani says.


Giuliani joins Sarah Palin, Herman Cain, Donald Trump, and a long parade of other republican pez-dispensers with absolutely no credibility. It is my [more]

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Beridian replied to the Humor and Urban Legends board. 12:55 PM

Re: Two states in middle America:

Why not compare Illinois to say Mississippi or Arkansas? Any why make Illinois the model of a progressive state? Why not chose Oregon, Washington, Hawaii or even California?


It's pretty easy to distort reality when you cherry pick your [more]

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