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  • oftenreading said: And sorry, Brian, but I order on Amazon if I'm sending a book as a gift. Much easier than going to the store, then wrapping it, then going to the post office. But otherwise I much prefer independent bookstores.  I may …
  • fife said: brianlux said: HughFreakingDillon said: brianlux said: I stand by what I've said earlier.  There needs to be some flexibility in wages, not a one size fits all.  Working full-time for a corporation?  Yes, a…
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  • Had I been asked last night, I would have said my five favorites are: 1. K-PAX 2. K-PAX 3. K-PAX 4. K-PAX 5. K-PAX
  • Does anyone else besides me think that maybe, just maybe, this whole investigation into Russia is detracting from us looking at and dealing with our own problems related to a broken dealings on political/economic/cultural/social/environmental system…
  • F Me In The Brain said: Brian, I drove through as we worked our way cross country.  Didn't go to see the sights, more to get to Yellowstone and to take a quick look at a part of the state than anything else This sounds rough but most of my opi…
  • HughFreakingDillon said: brianlux said: I stand by what I've said earlier.  There needs to be some flexibility in wages, not a one size fits all.  Working full-time for a corporation?  Yes, a living wage is appropriate.  High school ki…
  • CM189191 said: brianlux said: CM189191 said: jeffbr said: rgambs said: I always hear talk everywhere from people who claim that if you're truly informed you know about how both parties are just as bad and vot…
  • CM189191 said: jeffbr said: rgambs said: I always hear talk everywhere from people who claim that if you're truly informed you know about how both parties are just as bad and voting for them is the real sin. BULL-FUCKING-SHIT,…
  • rgambs said: I always hear talk everywhere from people who claim that if you're truly informed you know about how both parties are just as bad and voting for them is the real sin. BULL-FUCKING-SHIT, look at the real world ramifications of a gov…
  • I stand by what I've said earlier.  There needs to be some flexibility in wages, not a one size fits all.  Working full-time for a corporation?  Yes, a living wage is appropriate.  High school kid working part-time at your local used book store to m…
  • I just watched K-PAX.  I wish Prote would come back and give us some advice.  All the division, the anger, the pointless bickering. Prote, where are you?  We need you, now!
  • ledvedderman said: brianlux said: unsung said: Not to mention if certain thresholds are met it can mean more funding, debate participation, more media coverage. Of course the two major parties do everything they can to stop t…
  • With all the Idaho bashing you may end up skipping that state but, true, the cities pretty much such but some of the blue highways take you through some very wonderful off the beaten path scenery.  I've been on US 95, and US 93 and the west side of …
  • MedozK said: hihobibo said: I'm still confused on what we are going for. I'm voting for my least favorite song, but then you say that we are voting to remove it from contention. So is the end result to find the best song or worst song?…
  • I almost voted for "Once" but glad I didn't.  Kind of hoping this will be a close race... as it should!
  • unsung said: Not to mention if certain thresholds are met it can mean more funding, debate participation, more media coverage. Of course the two major parties do everything they can to stop that, they actually work well together for once.  Vot…
  • my2hands said: "Romney and McCain are the enemy" That's the exact type of language that has us at political/cultural gridlock with assholes wanting to shoot "the enemy" Yeah, like this guy for example! http://www.nydailynews.com/entert…
  • CM189191 said: brianlux said: CM189191 said: brianlux said: CM189191 said: People who vote 3rd party have a fundamental misunderstanding of how our 2 party system works.  3rd party always has been, and always…
  • CM189191 said: brianlux said: CM189191 said: People who vote 3rd party have a fundamental misunderstanding of how our 2 party system works.  3rd party always has been, and always will be the shit sandwich of any US election. …
  • CM189191 said: People who vote 3rd party have a fundamental misunderstanding of how our 2 party system works.  3rd party always has been, and always will be the shit sandwich of any US election. As long as there is an electoral college, …
  • dudeman said: I bought a cheap kit from the local record store. Vinyl Styl I think. It has a bottle of cleaning fluid and a brush. Seems to work well.  There are people who use a Mr. Clean Magic Eraser. You just set the stylus down on the pad …
  • I have to add to the above this quote I just read- I love it, so right on: "Leaders in such a system are bound to be not just lesser men and women but something less than human. Hillary Clinton, for instance, lost the 2016 election because she …
  • unsung said: Jill Stein is irrelevant and could never be President. I admit to wondering if she wasn't doing Clinton's dirty work immediately post election.  She sure got paid.  What did she bring in, $5M? I never expected she would.  F…
  • RiotZact said: benjs said: RiotZact said: I think Bernie could have beat Trump, but I think the main point now is that both he and Elizabeth will be too old for people to take seriously in 2020. In my opinion we need to find a…
  • unsung said: brianlux said: unsung said: Hmm, lousy quote system. I will not retract my statement given the majority of this forum is calling for impeachment of Trump when he has not been found guilty of any crimes at this po…
  • FoxyRedLa said: I cannot imagine. Cannot imagine anything they're going through. Running, hiding, starving, having to look their kids in the eye and say "I have no food to feed you go beg for some". https://newrepublic.com/article/143019/one-m…
  • Just to make my stance known here and in response to unsung's thoughts on his Sanders as "crooked politician" thread, I do not support the notion that Trump should be impeached.  Does that mean I'm a Trump supporter, no.  Obviously NO!  Is he incomp…
  • unsung said: Hmm, lousy quote system. I will not retract my statement given the majority of this forum is calling for impeachment of Trump when he has not been found guilty of any crimes at this point. It is people like the Sanders' and their…
  • oftenreading said: https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2017/06/how-to-deliver-a-baby-gorilla/530235/ An ObGyn delivers a lowland gorilla baby. Whoa!  12 people in the operating room to deliver a baby.  Those mama gorillas must …
    in Good News Comment by brianlux June 26