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Forum: Politics 12:25 PM - 04/24/15
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Views: 148,957
Posted By jawstheme
Too bad his climate change rhetoric has resulted into a very meager, if not downright harmful, environmental record. Typical for this president though.
Forum: Entertainment 08:15 PM - 04/16/15
Replies: 15,656
Views: 1,265,429
Posted By jawstheme
Woody Allen is a piece of shit. Its his his hollywood elite status that lets him largely escape his crimes, and that is tied to his critical reception. A defense of his films is often tied to a...
Forum: Politics 05:00 PM - 04/12/15
Replies: 4,255
Views: 148,957
Posted By jawstheme
Is it too early to start talking about how awful Hilary Clinton is?

https://www.jacobinmag.com/2015/03/hillary-clinton-womens-rights-feminism/
Forum: Politics 01:13 PM - 04/09/15
Replies: 4,255
Views: 148,957
Posted By jawstheme
No, I would point out the hypocrisy to lift the veil on justified murder. I believe there is no place in society for a person who commits an act such as the boston bombings. I also believe there is...
Forum: Politics 12:41 PM - 04/09/15
Replies: 4,255
Views: 148,957
Posted By jawstheme
Our military has committed, and continues to commit, far worse atrocities than the boston bombings. I think he was just pointing out the hypocrisy in the outrage.


“It is forbidden to kill;...
Forum: Politics 05:15 PM - 04/08/15
Replies: 4,255
Views: 148,957
Posted By jawstheme
Yeah, its all about the sentencing. They weren't fighting guilt.
Forum: Politics 04:10 PM - 04/06/15
Replies: 4,255
Views: 148,957
Posted By jawstheme
Its not like he turned it over to the national enquirer to redact. Such a bullshit way to place blame. Might as well cite the espionage act.
Forum: Politics 03:55 PM - 04/06/15
Replies: 4,255
Views: 148,957
Posted By jawstheme
Hardly a middle ground. Whatever "harm" Snowden did is worth the discussion of whether these invasions are actually worth the level of security that the invasions provide. And as long as this so...
Forum: Politics 03:44 PM - 03/31/15
Replies: 4,255
Views: 148,957
Posted By jawstheme
Do I seriously have to point out the false equivalence of this hyperbole?
Forum: Politics 05:15 AM - 03/31/15
Replies: 5,934
Views: 485,569
Posted By jawstheme
I think this thread could use yet another refresher on broad brush arguments. Saying things like "religion is harmful" is a pretty ignorant assertion of cause and effect.

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Forum: Politics 06:02 PM - 03/30/15
Replies: 4,255
Views: 148,957
Posted By jawstheme
I think it means someone who spouts liberal ideals but does nothing to further them in action.
Forum: Politics 05:55 PM - 03/30/15
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Views: 148,957
Posted By jawstheme
Pretty much all democrats.
Forum: Entertainment 09:53 AM - 03/28/15
Replies: 6,893
Views: 407,504
Posted By jawstheme
Ah yeah, both A Band Called Death and Man on Wire are really great. Man on Wire is a captivating event. I had read the book Let the Great World Spin and I remember thinking, what a random thing to...
Forum: Entertainment 09:09 AM - 03/28/15
Replies: 6,893
Views: 407,504
Posted By jawstheme
The Act of Killing, Exit Through the Gift Shop, The Thin Blue Line, The Two Escobars, The Queen of Versailles, All This Mayhem, Hoop Dreams, The House I Live In -all worth a watch.
Forum: Entertainment 06:44 PM - 03/25/15
Replies: 111
Views: 3,802
Posted By jawstheme
Pretty special documentary to have this kind of impact. A truly great documentary is so investigative that it actually makes a difference. This one had certainly a little luck to help it, but I'm...
Forum: Politics 03:58 PM - 03/19/15
Replies: 30
Views: 2,401
Posted By jawstheme
I was moved just by reading this. Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Entertainment 05:49 PM - 03/15/15
Replies: 6,893
Views: 407,504
Posted By jawstheme
To each their own. I love the contrast of Diane's pseudo intellectual character with the patrons of the bar. For instance, one of my favorite Diane moments is in the episode where they get a con-man...
Forum: Entertainment 03:59 PM - 03/15/15
Replies: 6,893
Views: 407,504
Posted By jawstheme
Seriously. The first two seasons are pretty much perfect.
Forum: Politics 09:01 PM - 03/10/15
Replies: 6,138
Views: 333,420
Posted By jawstheme
That's interesting, I hadn't thought about it that way. You can technically sign away some constitutional rights, like the right to a jury trial, and even free speech rights, like a confidentiality...
Forum: Politics 08:41 PM - 03/10/15
Replies: 6,138
Views: 333,420
Posted By jawstheme
Ah well protests and gatherings are usually different because the restrictions are considered time, place and manner speech- which is afforded less protection generally. Add that to the deference...
Forum: Politics 08:21 PM - 03/10/15
Replies: 6,138
Views: 333,420
Posted By jawstheme
What? Not incorrect. A public university's actions absolutely constitute state action. Why do you think public universities have to defend affirmative action in the Supreme Court like every 4...
Forum: Politics 04:31 PM - 03/10/15
Replies: 6,138
Views: 333,420
Posted By jawstheme
It absolutely does. Constitutes state action.
Forum: Politics 05:11 PM - 03/09/15
Replies: 6,138
Views: 333,420
Posted By jawstheme
America sucks. Never forget, right?

https://www.jacobinmag.com/2015/03/tokyo-firebombing-world-war-ii/


"But what is too often overlooked is the racism of the day. It is America’s racism that...
Forum: Politics 04:51 PM - 03/08/15
Replies: 6,138
Views: 333,420
Posted By jawstheme
Kiana and Love As Arson, I think you both make correct and reasonable points, but when applied to the working class whites, though they are benefiting from a racist system, the struggles created by...
Forum: Politics 02:11 PM - 03/08/15
Replies: 6,138
Views: 333,420
Posted By jawstheme
A lot of people are just trying to find motivation to make it through another day, or another work week, and trying to ease their stress or anxiety with one vice or another to get a few hours sleep...


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