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re: What's up with left wing posters choosing only to show up occasionally on here? - thetempleowl
I'm an old time centrist who used to post on this board years ago. Zach remembers me. I was viewed as a big time liberal on this board though I have pretty much been a centrist. Centrists, when viewed by conservatives are liberal. Centrists, when viewed by liberals, tend to be conservative. A...
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re: Rick Perry added to NSC as a core decision maker - thetempleowl
The only problem I have with this is Rick Perry is a moron. OK, maybe technically not a moron, but he is average intellect. There really is little that he adds....
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re: Should teachers get paid extra for teaching at bad schools? - thetempleowl
Why should we be pushing the best teachers to the worst schools? I dislike the whole no kid left behind policy. That isn't life. In life, you screw up, screw around, slack off, and you get left behind. Why is school any different? Why teach a class at the level of the dumbest common denomin...
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stratomatic, action pc, diamond mind, ootp, other? - thetempleowl
Which is the best game to get if a group of friends want to get together and draft a league up and then play? I have seen pluses and minuses for each. I used to play stratomatic for a few year back in the day and thought that was great. Primarily interested in both baseball and football. W...
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re: Pancreatic Cancer - Update - thetempleowl
god bless and live life day by the to the fullest....
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re: New USDA study: Soda is the most common item bought with food stamps - thetempleowl
[quote]Part of the reason is because it's cheap. When you don't have a lot of money you end up buying cheap food. It's a vicious cycle hard to get out of. 2 or 3 liters of coke for the same price of milk. [/quote] Yeah. I drink lots of soda because it is cheap... Oh, actually no I don't. ...
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re: Telepathy between twins - thetempleowl
You know, I bet if someone were to offer 1 million dollars to someone doing better than chance we could prove all of this... https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/One_Million_Dollar_Paranormal_Challenge OH, that's right, we already have. I understand people want to believe in all this type of stu...
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re: A&M Announces "Aggies United" Event in Response to Richard Spencer Speaking - thetempleowl
the way this university is handling it is exactly the way all universities should handle such things and in fact how society in general should handle things like this. The way to battle speech that one hates is not to stiffle it but rather allow it to be spoken and shine the light of day on that la...
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re: Diagnosed with pancreatic cancer - any good outcomes? - thetempleowl
I hate the term fighting cancer. I also hate when someone says that someone lost the fight against cancer. Thirdly, I hate when someone says so and so fought such and such cancer for 6 years and is still kicking and another person got a different cancer and lost the fight. Look, there is ...
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re: Don’t Believe the Dishonest Media and Polling Hype, Trump has GOT THIS! - thetempleowl
So when you say dishonest media, you are saying that the media is intentionally lying about Trump being significantly behind? Why would the media do such a thing? That could only hurt Clinton by people thinking well if we are voting her, well we really don't need to, she's going to win anyway....
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re: Clinton supporters please tell me you do not support her corruption - thetempleowl
[quote]The problem is, no Clinton supporter has any legitimate and logical arguments except "But Trump!"[/quote] Look, I hate Clinton as much as anyone on this board. I also hate Trump. I would sooner take either VP candidate over the above two. Anyways, you cannot discount the but tru...
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Help with naming my team... - thetempleowl
I'm trying to figure out a clever name for my team this year. Last year I have Christine Michael and Todd Gurly and called them Chritine and the Gurly men. Thought that was ok. I have nothing for this team. Carson Palmer and Sam Bradford, Charles, Jennings, Ivory, and Ingram (Abdullah ab...
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re: Thoughts on Public Execution? - thetempleowl
[quote]I agree. We should torture and then kill them. That might deter some folks.[/quote] Actually, if you read why the death penalty doesn't work, you will actually see that this idea won't work either. Add to the fact that these extreme penalties will make policing more dangerous because th...
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re: Thoughts on Public Execution? - thetempleowl
[quote]Absolutely in favor. If we had that, more criminals would be like "oh...damn. Well I sure don't want that.." It'd be a hell of a crime deterrent IMO.[/quote] Sounds like a great idea! Except its not. Simple fact is criminals who commit most crimes only commit them because t...
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re: Making a Murderer: Brendan Dassey Conviction Overturned - thetempleowl
[quote]There was absolutely zero physical evidence linking him to the crime.[/quote] I'm not sure what you mean by this. We know her remains were found in the burnpit. We know her car was found in their junkyard. We have lots of physical evidence. We know that he said they used bleach to cl...
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re: How is "The Shield"? - thetempleowl
it used to be on amazon prime video for free. Is it no longer on that? ...
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re: Sheriff praised Jesus on department Facebook page, county settles suit - thetempleowl
[quote]The deal calls for $15,000 in damages to be paid to the American Atheists organization and other plaintiffs in addition to $26,000 in legal fees.[/quote] Intersting. The Lawyers for the plaintiff make out like bandits getting away with 26k. That is more than the damages were. So the ...
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re: Let's talk about slavery reparations. - thetempleowl
My ancestors weren't even in the US during the time of slavery. They only came over from Europe in the 1920s. That is about 50 years after slavery ended. Every class of people have been mistreated when they first came over. Poles were discriminated against in the past as has italians, Irish, e...
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re: Chicago police release video related to shooting of unarmed man - thetempleowl
They used to hang people for stealing a horse, but you steal someones car and they just let you go. Hell, according to this crap is sounds like you should be able to steal a car, flee from police, ram your car head on into a police car, almost drive over a cop with the stolen car that you just co...
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re: It's going to get much tougher to catch criminals as a cop... - thetempleowl
That dirtball rammed his car into a police car and then almost ran over a cop. Sorry. Whatever happens to him is far. Unless a cop shot him while he was laying down with his hands behind his back, I have NO pity for this guy. I am skeptical of a lot of things cops do, but jesus, this idiot jus...
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