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Take me back to where I was.
  • Date: 8/23/17 2:14 AM
  • Number: 2172264
  • Recommendations: 0
I bet you don't know what two different placards on any two statues say nor the history of a single person represented.

I admit it's no linger fresh in my mind as I read it over 15 years ago, but I did read "Lies Across
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  • Date: 8/22/17 3:40 PM
  • Number: 2172199
  • Recommendations: 10
Mnuchinís Wife Mocks Oregon Woman Over Lifestyle and Wealth

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The wife of the Treasury secretary on Monday night took a page from President Trumpís social media playbook for punching down.

Louise Linton, the

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  • Date: 8/22/17 12:16 PM
  • Number: 2172167
  • Recommendations: 1
Excellent short video, Linda. More PAers should give a look & listen.
  • Date: 8/22/17 12:08 PM
  • Number: 2172166
  • Recommendations: 2
AS a native New Yorker who didn't travel far from home, I met my first Southern white person. It was summer of 1964, LBJ and Goldwater were running for president. We were 2, 14-year-old white girls discussing the Civil Rights Act and race
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  • Date: 8/22/17 11:49 AM
  • Number: 2172163
  • Recommendations: 1
If someone is going to work 20 years in the fast food business and not rise to a manager level, there is more working against them than just the minimum wage.

Only, what, 10% of workers go into management--what about everyone else? I
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  • Date: 8/22/17 7:17 AM
  • Number: 2172143
  • Recommendations: 2
I, too, am angry about the exploitation of the working poor. But. Poor people can;t afford a dog. If she didn't own a dog, she'd probably have anoher $50+/month to save for emergencies.

I've been working poor (it was easier
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  • Date: 8/22/17 7:03 AM
  • Number: 2172142
  • Recommendations: 2
Postponing the inevitable in Vietnam didn't help, and I doubt it will help in Afghanistan. the best hope for peace, prosperity, and democracy in the Middle East is liberal education.
  • Date: 8/22/17 6:56 AM
  • Number: 2172141
  • Recommendations: 3
Why overnight?

Because when you announce it in advance, you get volatile situations like Charlottesville.

You may think idiots are taking them down, but I think it was idiots who put them up--and continue to worship the
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  • Date: 8/22/17 6:49 AM
  • Number: 2172140
  • Recommendations: 1
If I was introducing the bill, I would want Trump seen by a gerontologist, someone proficient in dealing with dementia.

A neuropsychologist is the specialist who performs testing to diagnose dementia and distinguish between the
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  • Date: 8/22/17 6:41 AM
  • Number: 2172139
  • Recommendations: 11
I get why people are angry about the statues, I really do. What I don't get is why people let their emotions make them so thoughtless and animalistic.

Do you? It doesn't appear so. As a patriot, I see these statues as
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