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Wed Dec 17

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icono5 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 3:10 PM

Re: Kasich on the 1st amendment

There's more . . . . The authorizing bill made _no_ reference to a requirement for affiliation with a religion organization. So we can top off unconstitutionality with outright sneakiness. Then again, this is John Kasich, on par for the overtly [more]

Sat Dec 6

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 8:08 AM

Re: Hello Lying Idiots....

Fiber is not needed. What is needed is a better view of human nature.

The PA left lied, and lied, and lied some more about health care.

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What is needed is a sense of reason and logic. You are suffering under some [more]

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 8:06 AM

Re: Hello Lying Idiots....

Fiber is not needed. What is needed is a better view of human nature.

The PA left lied, and lied, and lied some more about health care.

Here I am, who actually knows what the eff I am talking about and these a*****es basically say [more]

Fri Nov 21

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icono5 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 3:11 PM

Re: Thought for my day

That's a nice synthesis. Thanks.

SC

Thu Nov 20

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icono5 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 10:53 PM

Re: Thought for my day

"Being of service to others" as you indicate to be a purpose, ostensibly evolved because groups whose members helped each other had a survival advantage over those who didn't... So their genes survived into subsequent [more]

Wed Nov 19

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icono5 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 7:27 PM

Re: Thought for my day

I'm a huge fan of Richard Dawkins, but to me it's clear he doesn't oppose the quest for human meaning-making (or purpose). He more modestly suggests there's no evidence for a teleology of purpose--for a guided, metaphysical plan or overarching sense [more]

Mon Nov 17

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 6:47 PM

Re: Obamacare drops to 37%

Maybe people realize the solution is worse than the problem. Wouldn't be the first time the government made things worse in an attempt to make things better. Assuming you even believe that Obama, Gruber and Pelosi actually wanted to make things [more]

Fri Nov 14

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 4:03 PM

Re: Kansas voters--you built that

Kansas will collect $1 billion less in revenue in 2015 and 2016 than its projected expenses following massive income tax cuts signed into law by Republican Gov. Sam Brownback.
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Brownback’s budget director, Shawn Sullivan, said the [more]

Tue Nov 11

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:17 PM

Re: Obama begins to figure it out

countless blanket moral condemnations of liberals. Numerous liberals on those same boards have repeatedly asked for more civility of discourse,

Heh.
Pointing out that Obama's unconstitutional usurpation of power was an act of tyranny is [more]

Mon Nov 3

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:51 PM

Re: Obama begins to figure it out

By the by:
http://freebeacon.com/blog/on-forbearance-or-why-i-pity-jona......

Chait’s piece is a handy reminder of the old maxim: “Conservatives think liberals [more]

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icono5 replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 9:27 PM

Re: R.I.P Click (or was it Clack)

They did--in the summer of 2012. Today's sad news opens the inference that the switch to re-runs was health-related.

Steve

Mon Oct 27

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icono5 replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 7:55 PM

Re: Plutocrats Against Democracy

Money, and people who have it, are PART of the American political process.


Movie stars often have charisma they use to promote political issues in which they are interested. People with money may be willing to spend their money to [more]

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icono5 replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 7:50 PM

Re: Plutocrats Against Democracy

TX put in Voter ID lawas requiring a photo ID


This year in early voting, the amount of voters voting is up 14%.


Apparently, having to have a picture ID is making not only ZERO, but a positive impact on getting folks to the [more]

Mon Oct 20

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:23 AM

Re: What exactly is the problem showing voter ID

Conservatives actively AVOID the only valid solution, which is a US National Identity Card issued at no charge to every US citizen
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Not true. I'm as conservative as they [more]

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:19 AM

Re: What exactly is the problem showing voter ID

PPS You don't give a sshhhtt about the elderly. You want the votes of the millions of illegal immigrants who are currently not required to prove citizenship in order to vote.
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The above, Mark, is wild, [more]

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:12 AM

Re: What exactly is the problem showing voter ID

Peter's merely following orders. They need to hate on voter ID so they're doing it. They're all just following the standard left wing playbook:

-Deny there's a problem
-Narrowly focus the issue down so much the broader implications are [more]

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icono5 replied to the Political Asylum board. 8:58 AM

Re: What exactly is the problem showing voter ID

Because of the limits on acceptable ID and the difficulties of many to get that form of ID or be barred from voting.

Ken
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Yes: the Ginsburg dissent in the recent Texas voter i.d. case illustrates this well. The [more]

Sat Oct 11

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icono5 replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 5:16 PM

Re: sad a$$ Democrats

Getting back to the original question I would say, and in no particular order, and since Warren and Sanders are already on the list:

Ralph Nader
Dennis Kucinich
Rush Feingold

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Finegold is smart, [more]

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icono5 replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 5:13 PM

Re: sad a$$ Democrats

Heh, heh! Angel May --- the left wing wing nut.

So, by implication, you are saying you approve of Congress setting their own raises, exempting themselves from laws they pass for everyone else, accepting de-facto bribes, etc?

Is that [more]

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icono5 replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 5:09 PM

Re: sad a$$ Democrats

Well, they say a conservative is a liberal who's been mugged by reality. That describes me.
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Thank goodness for the amorphous "they." Without it, there'd be no authority whatsoever for such condescension. [more]

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