"And right wing "cultists" seem to not understand mathematics. Economists that know a hell of a lot more about this than you or I are saying this is a bad idea. Hell, even usually ridiculously conservative papers and supporters have started…"
"I understand that many on the right are saying we need to enact cuts in order to bring down our national debt and they seem to be using the threat of the debt ceiling as leverage to that effect (not to mention the grudge about the affordable care…"
"While I do agree the US needs to reign in spending, refusing to raise the debt ceiling is not the way to do it. Namely because all the things we are spending said money on will still be "on the books". Locking the debt ceiling wont…"
"Iron sharpens iron." A place for men to impact each other by debate and exchange of ideas. This is a group where no ideas are off limits. If your motto is, "I never talk about politics or religion," this group is probably not for you. A "gym" for thinkers.See More
"I work at Panera. People frequently come in and ask for sugar free pastries or gluten free bread.
Today a guy asked if we carry burritos. I've also been asked if we have pizza a few times. Also fries on many occasions.
People will also complain…"
"Every one of us. We've all been foolish at some point. And I can think of one solution to this problem of fools and idiots: Education. Invest more in that, both monetarily and culturally, and there will be fewer so called idiots and fools to be…"
"Personal recommendation is to start with authors that will help you become a better learner. In my short experience, half of being enlightened is the ability to pull information from a subject that is not simply what was written, i.e. understanding…"
"Yes, I have a few friends like this, though some are quite distant geographically. no, it doesn't interfere with my marital life, though i also make it a point to say to my friends that sometimes I need to spend time with her and I can't…"