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re: David Duke is standing in front of Jackson statue as BLM peeps march on. - AFtigerFan
[quote]I hate statistics like that. [/quote] I don't necessarily disagree. I'm just saying you can see how a perception of different treatment exists. And it leads to important questions that need to be addressed. I also think these important questions will fall mostly on the black community to s...
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re: David Duke is standing in front of Jackson statue as BLM peeps march on. - AFtigerFan
You're bad at reading comprehension. But then again, we all know that already. ETA - the "why" in my question would be the antecedents. I stated that's the more important question. I threw you a bone. Now be a good little doggy and get back in your cage. ...
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re: David Duke is standing in front of Jackson statue as BLM peeps march on. - AFtigerFan
[quote]Of those, not every case has data on armed/unarmed. So now, even a difference of a few cases will make a large percentile difference.[/quote] There was still enough data to do an analysis however. And I agree it doesn't tell the whole story. My point is there absolutely is a difference. But ...
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re: David Duke is standing in front of Jackson statue as BLM peeps march on. - AFtigerFan
[quote]do people completely ignore the fact that having or not having a weapon doesn't mean jack shit?[/quote] The point is there is a difference in outcomes between whites and blacks. Why do people ignore this fact? Once all of us accept this, we can start to answer the more important questions o...
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re: David Duke is standing in front of Jackson statue as BLM peeps march on. - AFtigerFan
From the 2015 data, this is one story that comes out of it. If you were white and killed by a police, 6.4% of the time you were unarmed. If you are black and killed by a police, you were unarmed 14.7% of the time. HUGE difference. If you were white and killed by the police, 17.8% of the time ...
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re: David Duke is standing in front of Jackson statue as BLM peeps march on. - AFtigerFan
Using 2015 police involved deaths, blacks were killed, all else being equal , at a statistically significant higher rate than whites. ...
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re: David Duke is standing in front of Jackson statue as BLM peeps march on. - AFtigerFan
[quote] An inability to understand statistics?[/quote] Please tell me more on this. What statistics are they wrong about, and what is the correct interpretation?...
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re: Best song of the 80s - AFtigerFan
One more because of how awesome it was, and how awesome it still is: [link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_q-R4bOyvos)]Don't Stop Believing - Snoop Dogg Version[/link] ...
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re: Best song of the 80s - AFtigerFan
One of my favorites from the 80s. [link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5HI_xFQWiYU)]The Promise - When in Rome[/link]...
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re: Drudge Siren Up: Controversy Erupts Over Debate Rules - AFtigerFan
[quote]Part of being POTUS , is having ridiculous stamina and the ability to be on 24hrs a day if need be. They should absolutely make the debaters : 1) stand at podiums [/quote] So, does that automatically mean someone in a wheel chair cannot be president? :rolleyes:...
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re: where to watch the Monday Night game in Orlando? - AFtigerFan
[quote]unfortunately i just realized it's at the Gaylord in Kissimmee [/quote] Are you going for the CSCMP conference?...
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re: Slidell dominates West St. Tammany once again.... - AFtigerFan
[quote]Slidell, the intellectual epicenter of St. Tammany Parish, posted 9 National Merit Semifinalists - while all of West St. Tammany managed only 6. [/quote] I really don't have a dog in this fight since I never lived in either of those places, but what percentage of students in Slidell and West...
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re: where to watch the Monday Night game in Orlando? - AFtigerFan
If I can get away from Conference meet and greet type stuff, I'll be at the ESPN Club watching it also....
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re: "The Boot" from Abita - AFtigerFan
I'm a fan of Sofie, and I've been wanting to try some of the others. ...
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Who's the better pickup: Tyrell Williams or Mike Wallace - AFtigerFan
In a standard scoring league, which WR would you target in FA? Thanks!...
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re: "The Boot" from Abita - AFtigerFan
Thanks, and I do need to just try some different ones....
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re: "The Boot" from Abita - AFtigerFan
What would be the next step for someone that enjoys a gose? I've only had one sixer of Rhinegeist Peach Dodo, but I thought it was really good. The first sip was obviously "different", but I found myself really enjoying it. How different are the sour beers?...
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re: "The Boot" from Abita - AFtigerFan
[quote]We all think that about the things we say and write. Some of us have the ability to recognize that when enough people tell us otherwise, we weren't as clear as we thought. [/quote] I couldn't have said it better myself. And with 13 upvotes and 5 downvotes to my post, it's pretty clear ...
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re: "The Boot" from Abita - AFtigerFan
[quote]We get it. You made a sweeping generalization and then had to backtrack and continually redefine what you "really meant"[/quote] Almost, except not even close. I was very clear in what I said, but some people choose to feel like it hit too close to home and had to defend themselves. It's o...
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re: FBD googled reviews before ordering - AFtigerFan
FBD - Bud heavy. Smooth, crisp flavor profile. It pairs well with a burger. Would buy again. ...
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