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Take me back to where I was.
  • Date: 3/2/15 1:15 PM
  • Number: 1987471
  • Recommendations: 42
It would appear they don't have one.

A person capable of detecting irony might notice some irony in the fact that it is arch-conservatives - the ones who have the most virulent hatred for anti-modern theocracies in the middle east - who
  • Date: 2/28/15 10:46 AM
  • Number: 1987121
  • Recommendations: 30
What's particularly egregious stupid about this is that while we can debate how much of global warming is caused by people, the fact that it is occurring is not remotely debatable.

  • Date: 2/13/15 11:39 AM
  • Number: 1984296
  • Recommendations: 2
So, I un p-boxed laissefaireone out of curiosity, and this is what I see:

What an elitist might say?

CORRECT! You win the booby prize.

Ok, we won't go with the assumption the cop is ignorant and cowardly. The only
  • Date: 1/17/15 8:37 AM
  • Number: 1979946
  • Recommendations: 0
The situation is actually a bit worse than you describe it:


BTW, since these cops are theoretically an extension of the federal government when they do these seizures, I wonder why we haven't been hearing screams
  • Date: 1/16/15 4:41 PM
  • Number: 1979915
  • Recommendations: 1
Ok, something good can happen in the world. Feds are now saying, "no you can't under the cover of acting as our agents just take stuff from citizens anymore...except in limited circumstances":

  • Date: 12/29/14 12:22 PM
  • Number: 445775
  • Recommendations: 1

In support of your point, a quote courtesy of Steven Weinberg:

"Religion is an insult to human dignity. With or without it you would have good people doing good things and evil people doing evil things. But for
  • Date: 12/23/14 10:10 AM
  • Number: 1976978
  • Recommendations: 7
Wow, one day of public service during the six years of being out of office.

Maybe someone should mention this to the most recent Democratic occupants of the Whitehouse -- Jimmy Carter, Al Gore, and Bill Clinton. Those guys really need to
  • Date: 12/18/14 1:55 PM
  • Number: 1976204
  • Recommendations: 0
Now that you've torn down one institution that everyone but a few crusty curmudgeons have long since decided was ridiculous and annoying (our Cuba policy) how about getting rid of the frickin' penny! And maybe the nickle too while we're at.
  • Date: 12/18/14 8:56 AM
  • Number: 1976128
  • Recommendations: 3
And I mean this non-ironically.

Good going Alamo Drafthouse:
  • Date: 11/11/14 3:57 PM
  • Number: 1970081
  • Recommendations: 8
You're all aware I'm sure of the scandal of "civil forfeiture", wherein local cops can and do trump up any charge and become cop, judge, and jury -- and just take your sh*t on the spot and keep it. Not personally, exactly. But the
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