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Rank Article Member Activity Likes Comments 1 Correlation between religiosity and scientific illiteracy or hostility Gordy327 2 minutes ago 5 9 2 Texas PUC Requires Power Plants Fix Issues Related to Winter Outages - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth Split Personality 45 minutes ago 3 3 3 Oklahoma's anti-critical race theory law violates free speech rights, ACLU suit says Perrie Halpern 33 minutes ago 8 455 4 Five military veterans advising Sen. Sinema resign, calling her one of the 'principal obstacles to progress' Sister Mary Agnes Ample Bottom 50 minutes ago 8 157 5 Fishing on Friday means Three-day Weekend Article comes on Thursday A. Macarthur 53 minutes ago 7 80
Correlation between religiosity and scientific illiteracy or hostility
By: Gordy327 • Religious and not News Chat • 9 Comments • 5 Likes • 2 minutes ago
“Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge. – Carl Sagan”
Back in 2017, Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson gave a presentation in South Carolina where he addressed the issue of scientific illiteracy. The summary of his presentation is below: Americans overall are bad at science. Scared of math. Poor at physics and engineering. Resistant to evolution. This...
Texas PUC Requires Power Plants Fix Issues Related to Winter Outages - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Via: Split Personality • SiNNERs and ButtHeads • 3 Comments • 3 Likes • 45 minutes ago
“The Texas Public Utility Commission approved new mandatory rules Thursday requiring power plants to fix problems that caused outages last winter.”
The Texas Public Utility Commission approved new mandatory rules Thursday requiring power plants to fix problems that caused outages last winter. The PUC is also requiring power generators to winterize their equipment to standards first recommended in a state report produced after another...
Oklahoma's anti-critical race theory law violates free speech rights, ACLU suit says
Via: Perrie Halpern • News & Politics • 455 Comments • 8 Likes • 33 minutes ago
“The ACLU federal lawsuit in Oklahoma is the first to challenge a state law implemented to prevent the teaching of critical race theory.”
OKLAHOMA CITY — A coalition of civil rights groups sued the state of Oklahoma on Tuesday over a law limiting instruction about race and gender in public schools. It is the first federal lawsuit to challenge a state statute implemented to prevent the teaching of critical race theory. The suit,...
Five military veterans advising Sen. Sinema resign, calling her one of the 'principal obstacles to progress'
Via: Sister Mary Agnes Ample Bottom • News & Politics • 157 Comments • 8 Likes • 50 minutes ago
“Five military veterans on Sen. Kyrsten Sinema's advisory board resigned from their roles this week, slamming the Arizona Democrat as one of the...”
Five military veterans on Sen. Kyrsten Sinema's advisory board resigned from their roles this week, slamming the Arizona Democrat as one of the "principal obstacles to progress." © Mandel Ngan/Pool/AFP/Getty Images US Senator Kyrsten Sinema speaks during the Senate Finance...
U.S. Military Bans McDonald's and Other Food From Gitmo Legal Meetings
Via: Split Personality • The Reality Show • 32 Comments • 6 Likes • 41 minutes ago
The new rule ends a decade-long practice and one that defense lawyers say brings comfort to their clients.Mladen Antonov/AFP/GettyWorldGuantanamoGuantanamo bayGuantanamo detaineesMcDonalds Beginning on Wednesday, lawyers visiting their clients at the U.S. prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, will no...
GOP congresswoman calls Biden 'trafficker-in-chief,’ says lax border empowers human traffickers
Via: XXJefferson51 • 437 River Street • 42 Comments • 4 Likes • an hour ago
“"I call Biden the trafficker-in-chief," the Florida Republican told the John Solomon Reports podcast on Thursday. "He's not commander-in-chief,...”
Way to go congresswoman! I applaud your comments and their tone toward “let’s go Brandon” and his being a conspirator with the drug cartels and their human and drug trafficking and the effects it’s policy is having on the American people. Biden is indeed the trafficker in chief.
US cleans up Biden's 'commitment' to defend Taiwan from Chinese invasion
Via: Texan1211 • News & Politics • 7 Comments • 4 Likes • 10 minutes ago
“The Biden administration is again playing clean-up after President Joe Biden said the U.S. would come to Taiwan's defense in the event of an...”
The Biden administration is again playing cleanup after President Joe Biden said the U.S. would come to Taiwan's defense in the event of an invasion by mainland China -- despite decades of policy that leaves that an open question. His comment prompted a stern warning from the People's Republic...
Hollywood's tragic history of on-set accidents
Via: Buzz of the Orient • EVERYONE LOVES MOVIES - CLASSIC TO CURRENT • 2 Comments • 1 Like • an hour ago
Hollywood's tragic history of on-set accidents This July 23, 1982 file photo shows the crash site where actor Vic Morrow and two children were killed during the filming of movie, 'The Twilight Zone‚' in Santa Clarita, Calif. (AP Photo/Scott Harms, File) Hollywood is the land of make believe,...
Donald Trump (yet again) proves there's no bottom with his Colin Powell statement
Via: Trout Giggles • The Reality Show • 96 Comments • 10 Likes • 4 hours ago
“Roughly 24 hours after the death of Colin Powell, Donald Trump proved, again, that he is utterly incapable of empathy, grace or even common decency.”
Most of the surviving POTUSes had nothing but good words to say (I didn't see a statement from Jimmy Carter in the piece) but this piece of shit just has no class
The 2021 Malaise and the week that was
By: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 197 Comments • 7 Likes • 2 hours ago
“The symptoms of this crisis of the American spirit are all around us. For the first time in the history of our country a majority of our people...”
In the summer of 1979 Jimmy Carter gave his infamous "Malaise" speech. In that speech Carter told Americans that they suffered from a crisis "that strikes at the very heart and soul and spirit of our national will. We can see this crisis in the growing doubt about the meaning of our lives and in...
A half century of social abuse.
By: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 211 Comments • 5 Likes • an hour ago
““Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn’t pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for,...”
They were once regarded as the backbone of America. In the 1970's, Richard Nixon called them the Great Slent Majority.They created the norms of a society and established the family as central to that society. They knew their place and tended to mind their own business. We can still remember the...
An Open Letter To My Fellow Americans: Part II---Where's the Rage?
By: thedoctorisinthehouse • Politics • 70 Comments • 5 Likes • 2 hours ago
“I want to see candidates who gives us the benefit of their intellect and experience. I want a candidate for whom the election isn't the end all and...”
Although I think that most of the responses I will get to this letter will come from those who consider themselves to be on the political right, The target audience for this is actually the moderate and liberal members of society who are allowing themselves to be edged toward totalitarianism and...
Joe Biden, frequent Delaware vacationer, doesn't have time for your stupid border
Via: GregTx • News & Politics • 34 Comments • 4 Likes • 4 hours ago
“President Joe Biden still hasn't been to the U.S.-Mexico border, where a humanitarian crisis of his administration's own making has raged for the...”
© Provided by Washington Examiner President Joe Biden still hasn't been to the U.S.-Mexico border, where a humanitarian crisis of his administration's own making has raged for the past several months. He is just too darn busy, the president explained Thursday evening during a...
Kamala Harris Says No To The Separation Of Church And State
Via: XXJefferson51 • We the People • 44 Comments • 3 Likes • an hour ago
“ Harris decided to lecture Virginia churchgoers on the subject of who they should vote for in that state’s upcoming gubernatorial election. While...”
The hypocrisy of the left is so blatant. They really only care about separation of church and state as a tool to keep Christian conservatives from advocating our beliefs. It’s no big deal for any other ideology or group to do so. It will be interesting to see what the militant secularists think...
Astros reach 3rd World Series in 5 seasons
Via: Vic Eldred • Sports • 6 Comments • 3 Likes • 2 hours ago
“Our motivation is to show the world we’re the best team in the world, and we’re one step closer.””
HOUSTON -- The Astros had just suffered a blowout loss to the Red Sox in Game 3 of the American League Championship Series in Boston, putting their season in peril. Boston had outplayed them every way possible for two consecutive games, crushing three grand slams and feasting on a short-handed...
Teacher Who Did a Poor Job of “Playing Indian” in Video that Went Viral is Placed on Leave
Via: 1stwarrior • News & Politics • 15 Comments • 2 Likes • 4 hours ago
A Riverside High School math teacher may know a lot about trigonometry, but she lacks wisdom on life matters—especially when it comes to Native Americans relations. A video that went viral on social media shows a Caucasian teacher prancing among students in a classroom, wearing a...
Bipartisan legislators demand answers from Fauci on 'cruel' puppy experiments | TheHill
Via: Moose Knuckle • News & Politics • 3 Comments • 1 Like • 6 hours ago
“"Our investigators show that Fauci's NIH division shipped part of a $375,800 grant to a lab in Tunisia to drug beagles and lock their heads in mesh...”
"Our investigators show that Fauci's NIH division shipped part of a $375,800 grant to a lab in Tunisia to drug beagles and lock their heads in mesh cages filled with hungry sand flies so that the insects could eat them alive," White Coat Waste said. By Christian Spencer | Oct. 22, 2021 White...
What Facebook knew about how it radicalized users
Via: Perrie Halpern • News & Politics • 8 Comments • an hour ago
“Internal documents suggest Facebook has long known its algorithms and recommendation systems push some users to extremes.”
In summer 2019, a new Facebook user named Carol Smith signed up for the platform, describing herself as a politically conservative mother from Wilmington, North Carolina. Smith's account indicated an interest in politics, parenting and Christianity and followed a few of her favorite brands,...
Recent CommentsGazoo • 2 minutes ago • Correlation between religiosity and scientific illiteracy or hostility
“I don't see much difference between right wing conservative Christian extremists and the Taliban.” so true. Both groups target and kill civilians, kill teachers, abduct aid workers, burn school buildings, treat...Tacos! • 10 minutes ago • US cleans up Biden's 'commitment' to defend Taiwan from Chinese invasion
We don’t even officially recognize Taiwan as an independent country, so it’s hard to imagine going to war to protect them. I mean, that sucks. I think we should recognize and protect them, along with the rest of the...TᵢG • 20 minutes ago • Correlation between religiosity and scientific illiteracy or hostility
Religious beliefs and critical thinking certainly are at odds. For someone to take a truth based on faith requires the suppression of critical thinking. Yet it is critical thinking that drives science. I am...Split Personality • 33 minutes ago • Oklahoma's anti-critical race theory law violates free speech rights, ACLU suit says
Levittown PA one of Jr's focal points had some ugly moments in the 60's and 70;s is still 97% white, 3% black. Hardly representative of the racial makeup of the five County Philadelphia area, just the 4 outside...Dismayed Patriot • 37 minutes ago • Correlation between religiosity and scientific illiteracy or hostility
"..." So true. I don't see much difference between right wing conservative Christian extremists and the Taliban. They distrust science, distrust secular society, put their religious beliefs before the constitution...Split Personality • 45 minutes ago • Texas PUC Requires Power Plants Fix Issues Related to Winter Outages - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
In the land of personal freedom where CRT is outlawed butt to teach about the Holocaust, a teacher MUST offer opposing "theories". Does that also apply to Jesus Christ? Probably knot. CMTSUGordy327 • 52 minutes ago • Correlation between religiosity and scientific illiteracy or hostility
"..." Indeed it does. "..." The scary thing is, I think the US is in a scientific and intellectual decline like the ancient Arab world was when it became more religious, as explained by Dr. Tyson. We're seeing...Dulay • an hour ago • GOP congresswoman calls Biden 'trafficker-in-chief,’ says lax border empowers human traffickers
"..." Yet THAT link doesn't have the 'enforcement' data, does it Xx? You stated: "..." So we need to see the 'enforcement' data. As I stated, THAT data is at this CDC page: 🔗 As 'our readers' can see for...Split Personality • an hour ago • Texas PUC Requires Power Plants Fix Issues Related to Winter Outages - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Sorry, butt this ⋅ just ⋅es me off to no end. Finally, the state has authorized to PUC to enforce PUC rules and code violations. The tiger has a few teeth now as far as coal and nuclear plants go. Butt...sandy-2021492 • an hour ago • Correlation between religiosity and scientific illiteracy or hostility
One of the last times I attended a Sunday church service with my mom was when one of the deacons declared that all any of us needed to know was contained in the Bible. Pretty sure his cardiologist didn't agree.Buzz of the Orient • 2 hours ago • An Open Letter To My Fellow Americans: Part II---Where's the Rage?
Thanks. to all for helping me to understand the convoluted American governmental system. It's so much simpler in Canada - which probably explains why there is so much less controversy there.Buzz of the Orient • 2 hours ago • An Open Letter To My Fellow Americans: Part II---Where's the Rage?
It sure is good to see SOMEONE provide accurate common sense explanations. I find it interesting that those Americans who were Communists were mostly intellectuals, usually brilliant. I think of a prime example as...Split Personality • 2 hours ago • The 2021 Malaise and the week that was
Not if it was paid for by rogue operatards with NIH funding. Get it? Then, legally it's our virus, produced in China like so much of the rest of our merchandise. You basically can't say Fauci lied and Rand owns...Buzz of the Orient • 2 hours ago • An Open Letter To My Fellow Americans: Part II---Where's the Rage?
I think Xi Jinping calls China's system Capitalistic Socialism with Chinese characteristics, but although China is somewhat Capitalistic, recently the extremes were getting out of hand, and rather than achieving the...CB • 2 hours ago • Oklahoma's anti-critical race theory law violates free speech rights, ACLU suit says
📽 We Still Feel the Impact of Racial Covenants and Redlining in 2020 Redlining became illegal in 1968. Even so, Minnesota has the highest racial disparity in the country when it comes to home ownership: 75% of white...Loading...