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General & Hellos
1 hour ago1h

Posted by Fernapple
WORDS. Words do not have meaning, words only have usages. Words are human cultural constructs, used in an attempt to model reality, which we generally inherit and which were made by former generations, who often had very different models of reality ...
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Religion & Spirituality
22 hours ago22h

Posted by Flyingsaucesir
Someone recently asked me how important religion is to me. The question got me thinking. Religion in its many manifestations has always had an outsized role in human affairs, and one way or another, we are all affected by it. While I myself am not a ...
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News & Links
2 days ago2d

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKLetters From An American 06/19/2021
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Posts
3 days ago3d

Posted by phxbillcee
Beau of the Fifth Column Let's talk about Madison Cawthorn's Vietnam comparison....
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News & Links
3 days ago3d

Posted by snytiger6
LINKNew Southern Baptist Leader: QAnon is Merely a “Fringe” Belief in the Church | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
3 days ago3d

Posted by bobwjr
No kidding , nothing to hide now
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Posts
3 days ago3d

Posted by phxbillcee
The FBI was MIA as violence and threats piled up before the Capitol attack on Jan 6: former DOJ lawyer
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Silly, Random & Fun
5 days ago5d

Posted by Lorajay
Remember not everyone likes Father's Day.
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News & Links
5 days ago5d

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKLetters From An American 06/16/2021
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Silly, Random & Fun
5 days ago5d

Posted by whiskywoman
Love the nature pics
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LGBT+
1 week ago1w

Posted by MikeInBatonRouge
American Idol alum David Archuleta publicly comes out as on the lgbtqia+ spectrum. He is also an active and desperate(I mean devout, ehem) Mormon. Deep breath. I wish him all the best. He is a total sweetheart, a genuinely loving ...
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General & Hellos
1 week ago1w

Posted by TristanNuvo
I was going to write something about apathy. but then I thought. Meh,.....
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Politics
1 week ago1w

Posted by valentine4real
At least President Biden did not let 600,000 Americans die with a "hoax." Let's face it, Trump, they want you out of the way. You lost the election, and soon you'll lose your freedom. People like you don't deserve to be free, and your kids may follow...
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Political debate
1 week ago1w

Posted by redbai
LINKWhy The 1619 Project Has Republicans Banning "Critical Race Theory" | The Amber Ruffin Show - YouTube
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Love & Relationships
1 week ago1w

Posted by Triphid
Well that's yet another relationship down the drain, so to speak. No, not me or involving me thank you, but for Jesus Jockey, Evangeloon. This one, though, must be the present favourite for the Record Books since it DID last for 8 whole days where ...
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Memes R Us
1 week ago1w

Posted by Lizard_of_Ahaz
Home remedies for snake bites....
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Posts
1 week ago1w

Posted by phxbillcee
Tommy can you see me...
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Posts
1 week ago1w

Posted by phxbillcee
The Washington Post has also published the winning submissions to its yearly contest, in which readers are asked to supply alternate meanings for common words. And the winners are:...
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Posts
1 week ago1w

Posted by bobwjr
So much like a kitty
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Religion & Spirituality
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by deepeddy
A number of years ago I had a nice conversation with a Professor of Comparative Religions in which I was totally open about my non-belief. He told me that he vastly prefers conversations with people like me over those with many religious people ...
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General & Hellos
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by wordywalt
A person’s ideological evolution varies with the person and his or her shaping experience. In my case, I grew up in the deep south Bible belt as a religious and conservative person. The culture was deeply racist, but some experiences left me with...
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News & Links
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by barjoe
LINKMeadows Pushed DOJ To Investigate Bogus Election Conspiracy Theories - Rolling Stone
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Politics
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by barjoe
LINKDonald Trump Belief That “Reinstatement” to Office Coming: Delusional | National Review
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Posts
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by deepeddy
As a new arrival here I'm trying to figure out just how this site fits in with my social needs. I'm a 3rd (or maybe 4th) generation atheist with Quaker roots and as such I have no desire at all to discuss how much religion sucks, and I fear that ...
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Trump Pinata
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by mcgeo52
Spread the word amongst any right wingers you may know:
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Religion & Spirituality
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by Basem
what the hell!!
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World Music
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by rogerbenham
Highasakite - HAIK (Concert) - 2019 I know it's far too long but I'm so impressed with her ability. M will be delighted that she is in Norway.
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Music of the Movies
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by silverotter11
Theme from the movie Amelie - Luka Sulic and Evgeny Genchev.
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News & Links
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by snytiger6
LINKMuslim Sues Maryland County for Requiring Prison Chaplains to be Christian | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Natural history
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by Fernapple
It took a long time, and its very late, it has been cold for so exceptionally long, but I think that spring is finally with us in the UK. And the lanes are awash with white Cow Parsley and Mayflower on the hedges. Who said monochrome was boring, it ...
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Posts
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by phxbillcee
I think the cat's name is Bill Clawnton, or something...
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Atheist Videos & Miscellany
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by phxbillcee
Quote From Darwin | James | The Atheist Experience 563
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Trump Pinata
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by OldGoat43
One-Quarter of White Evangelicals Believe QAnon 'Storm' Is Coming to 'Restore Rightful Leaders' The Public Religion Research Institute, found that 26 percent of white evangelical Protestants agreed that there would be "a storm ...
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by johnnyrobish
Poll Finds 23% of Republicans Believe Satan-Worshipping Pedophiles are Running the Government A new poll conducted by the Public Religion Research Institute found that an alarming 23 percent of Republicans polled said they agree with the QAnon ...
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Trump Pinata
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by chalupacabre
Lawyer for the 'QAnon Shaman' released a video claiming to show him stop someone from stealing a muffin during the Capitol riot What did he do? Warn the would-be thief that it wasnt organic, gluten-free?
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Posts
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by glennlab
Another food related question
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LGBT+
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by Rufus_Maximus
POLLA study in the Journal of Bisexuality (yes, I was surprised it existed too!) found that women reported being less likely to be attracted to Bi/Pan men. Yet, many anecdotal and academic studies report that women find relationships with bi/pan men ...

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Politics
4 weeks ago4w

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKAnti-Semitism and the Beirut Pogrom - Fredy Perlman
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News & Links
4 weeks ago4w

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKNew Revelations from Former Nuns Suggest Mother Teresa Led a Cult | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Jewish by Culture
4 weeks ago4w

Posted by kmaz
regarding charitable donations with an atheist angle Has anyone else donated to this place? Some years ago I gave a few small amounts but in recent years have not been of a mind (nor had the wallet) to make generalized donations to a place. I'm ...
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Silly, Random & Fun
4 weeks ago4w

Posted by GeorgeRocheleau
One way to get people to stop honking...
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News & Links
4 weeks ago4w

Posted by snytiger6
LINKAtheists Win Case Against Texas Judge and His Coercive Christian Prayers | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKLetters From An American 05/21/2021
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Religion & Spirituality
1 month ago1m

Posted by PMadhopuri
Albert Einstein's belief
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Love & Relationships
1 month ago1m

Posted by StevenC
I am seeking an intelligent woman who chooses knowledge over belief. A critical thinker who strives to understand the world around her. Getting weary of the 2nd or 3rd date getting to the god bless you conversation. Are there any Colorado Springs ...
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Just for Laughs
1 month ago1m

Posted by Austin-Cambridge
Yes, history is very dodgy stuff! :-D
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Posts
1 month ago1m

Posted by OldMetalHead
Yael Aris matching jacket
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aussie sceptics
1 month ago1m

Posted by FrayedBear
Out & out Australian misandry or a small matter of sexual differentiation?
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Health & Happiness
1 month ago1m

Posted by FrayedBear
A small matter of sexual differentiation or out & out Australian misandry?
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Posts
1 month ago1m

Posted by HLMenckenFan
"Faith may be defined briefly as an illogical belief in the occurrence of the improbable." - H. L. Mencken
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Music, Movies & Books
1 month ago1m

Posted by Buttercup
Most embarrassing guilty pleasure, when I want to channel my inner tween girl.
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKThe Satanic Temple Takes on Corporal Punishment in Schools | WGCU PBS & NPR for Southwest Florida
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Religion & Spirituality
1 month ago1m

Posted by Beowulfsfriend
Pineal gland psychedelic drug may explain human belief in life after death experiences. I think this is the drug mentioned in the book Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas.
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Philosophy & Meaning
1 month ago1m

Posted by Mvtt
“Agnostics” who don’t understand Atheism. Do you understand the difference between asserting knowledge vs belief? Here’s an entertaining vid. Will you repair your misconceptions, as David Mitchell should?
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General & Hellos
1 month ago1m

Posted by Mooolah
LINKWolves to find new home at Ted Turner's New Mexico ranch
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Atheists for Liberty
1 month ago1m

Posted by atheistsliberty
"The separation of church and state not only benefits individuals who practice their own faith, but it also allows for those who hold different beliefs to have the same right. No belief should be especially protected or favored in a secular society."...
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKCapitalism Is A Misanthropic, Dystopian Religion
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
1 month ago1m

Posted by phxbillcee
(& now, some important news!!!) How many bubbles are in a glass of beer? Beer's effervescence affects its flavor.
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Dog Lovers
1 month ago1m

Posted by bobwjr
Likes the drawing
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Posts
May 7May 7

Posted by phxbillcee
OLBERMANN VS. TRUMP'S 2025 COUP: Spying on the WaPo underscores it. Biden must decapitate GOP threat
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
May 6May 6

Posted by phxbillcee
Happy B-Day Guitarist Chris Shiflett (50) Foo Fighters - All My Life (Official Music Video) Foo Fighters - Breakout (Official HD Video) Foo Fighters - Times Like These (Official HD Video)
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Trump Pinata
May 5May 5

Posted by OldGoat43
TRUMP HAS A BLOG SPOT ON HIS WEBSITE NOW,BUT IT DOESN'T SEEM TO HAVE A NAME YET. After months of promising his own social media network for banned posters, former President Donald Trump on Tuesday launched a new section of his ...
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News & Links
May 5May 5

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKFamily of woman shot by cop during Capitol riot says it was murder
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Posts
May 5May 5

Posted by bobwjr
That is a good point
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General & Hellos
May 4May 4

Posted by nogod4me
Police go missing as Proud Boys shut down public park in Oregon for armed far-right rally "When the Proud Boys and their far-right cohorts led the violent Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, they did so largely operating under ...
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Religious Naturalism
May 4May 4

Posted by skado
The Evolution of Religion “Although present-day hunter-gatherers are not direct analogues of those early societies and may not be direct, unbroken descendants of ancestral hunter-gatherers, they can provide a window onto traits selected for in ...
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Leftists
May 3May 3

Posted by TheGreatShadow
Fox is being sued and News Max issues apology! Forget about "fair and balanced". We'd settle for FACTUAL. Show this to your Right Wing friends. Looks like they dropped the Newsmax thing tho.
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Posts
May 2May 2

Posted by phxbillcee
The bibble going rainbow-themed??? Inconceivable!
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Posts
May 2May 2

Posted by bobwjr
And so it begins
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Music Fans
May 2May 2

Posted by phxbillcee
Bill Withers - Ain't No Sunshine Bill Withers - Lean on Me (Official Audio) (One of my all time favorites & my go-to for karaoke!)
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Just for Laughs
May 2May 2

Posted by QuidamOutrepont
Job interviews: waiting for the results.
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I Love Halloween!
May 1May 1

Posted by CS60
Spirit Halloween is having their 1/2 way to Halloween sale.
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News & Links
May 1May 1

Posted by snytiger6
LINKCreationists Just Launched a Cringeworthy Netflix Clone, So I Signed Up | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Feline Fanatics
May 1May 1

Posted by RobertNappi2
Saturday morning cuteness
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Just for Laughs
Apr 30Apr 30

Posted by Ryo1
Beep, beep!
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Apr 29Apr 29

Posted by phxbillcee
'Plain of Jars', one of the most mysterious archaeological sites, reveals its true age
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News & Links
Apr 28Apr 28

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKLetters From An American 04/27/2021
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Just for Laughs
Apr 27Apr 27

Posted by RobertNappi2
So it came to pass....
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General & Hellos
Apr 25Apr 25

Posted by Beowulfsfriend
A question for British and European friends, or others who may know. I just turned on the Carabao Cup final between Manchester City and Tottenham (US soccer/ everyone else football). I turned on just as the opening music was ending. The song sounded ...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Apr 25Apr 25

Posted by GeorgeRocheleau
It's a miracle!
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News & Links
Apr 24Apr 24

Posted by barjoe
LINKFather says son with autism was slammed to ground, punched by officer
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Posts
Apr 24Apr 24

Posted by phxbillcee
Christophertitustv Armageddon Update: Derek and the Dominos
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News & Links
Apr 23Apr 23

Posted by snytiger6
LINKQuebec Court Upholds Religious Symbols Ban While Carving Out Two Key Exceptions | Val Wilde | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Just for Laughs
Apr 21Apr 21

Posted by bobwjr
Now that makes sense lmao
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
Apr 21Apr 21

Posted by bobwjr
Some kind thoughts
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Apr 21Apr 21

Posted by yvilletom
HELP! I’m studying Einstein’s special relativity and his thought-experiments. In three weeks I haven’t been able to devise any testable hypotheses. I’m about to conclude that it’s a religion-like belief. Can anyone help, or was A E just ...
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Just for Laughs
Apr 21Apr 21

Posted by bobwjr
Yup got that right
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Apr 20Apr 20

Posted by Philip21
CHAUVIN-ism is the belief in the superiority or dominance of one's own group or people, who are seen as strong, virtuous and supreme, while others are considered weak, unworthy or inferior. It can be described as a form of extreme patriotism and ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Apr 20Apr 20

Posted by Joanne
If the god of the bible exists (which I don't believe for a moment) it is a complete asshole. Dealing with my mother and her dementia, complicated by chronic pain, and while my dad, who actually has his mind, is fighting cancer, steels my ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Apr 20Apr 20

Posted by Joanne
If the god of the bible exists (which I don't believe for a moment) it is a complete asshole. Dealing with my mother and her dementia, complicated by chronic pain, and while my dad, who actually has his mind, is fighting cancer, steels my ...
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Politics
Apr 20Apr 20

Posted by snytiger6
LINKRemembering Walter Mondale’s Stirring Defense of Church/State Separation | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Memes R Us
Apr 20Apr 20

Posted by scurry
This is worse than being Rick-Rolled... I can't expain any further, words are failling me.
8 comments
General & Hellos
Apr 18Apr 18

Posted by Dyl1983
When I see the names of lovers engraved on a tree, I don't find it cute or romantic. I find it weird how many people take knives with them on dates.
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Politics
Apr 18Apr 18

Posted by Healthydoc70
Trump is guilty here for inciting this women's insanity and stupidity. Imagine having anger over the belief that Kamala Harris isn't really black. I say, look at her picture, plus it is fact that her father was Haitian and mother, ...
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General & Hellos
Apr 17Apr 17

Posted by mischl
A few days ago I bought some bitcoin. I’m still not exactly sure why I bought it. I’d been thinking about it for a long time. I guess “buy” isn’t the right word. Rather, “convert” might be more correct. Okay, so I converted $100 in U.S....
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