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I don't recall signing the social covenant. It might help if people were actually asked to agree to one, formally. Everybody is acting like uninvited guests because they don't realize it's their house. Pledging allegiance to the flag is all very well and good, and in theory it should disc…

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So farmers want to avoid having to choose between paying an extra $138.90 per worker per week instead of hiring fifty percent more workers? If a family farm is so small fry that a third worker can't be added to the two already on hand then maybe family could help. And this is existential?…

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So, as a lawyer he will get to Washington and actually know what he's doing?

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The flaw is not in democracy it's in our lack of a common definition of democracy. What is democracy? Is it majority rule? If so, gerrymandering, unequal representation of populations in the Senate, and the distortion of the electoral college are all undemocratic features. But by another …

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Let New York Democrats lead the way in ending gerrymandering in America. Once we unilaterally disarm, the country will enter an era of justice and prosperity. That is to say, the deserving people, those who have already been blessed with rewards, will do even better. Not. True, commission…

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Why not hire fifty percent more employees rather than work the existing ones fifty percent more? Farmers say this is because the need for workers fluctuates. In other words, they would have to find something for those extra employees to do during periods when need for their labor is not a…

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Using free markets as a system to guide the economy does in fact work. The economy as a whole will have superior effectiveness at producing wealth on a short term time frame. Nothing compares. That's all the salesmen usually tell you. The other half of it is that capitalism (to give it a …

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Ah, the links explained my question of how a church had a tax bill: "The A.M.E. Church lost its tax exemption status this year because it had not been used as a church for more than a year." Thanks WDT.

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The priest said

God wants goodness

God wants light

God wants mayhem

God wants a clean fight

What God wants God gets

Don't look so surprised

It's only dogma

The alien prophet cried

What God wants God gets God help us all

God wants…

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Also, minors should not be allowed to access the internet. Let them find out about these things from each other.