I graduate High School this year. Unfortunately, I was not accepted into the college I applied to so I will be going to a junior college instead, with the goal of transferring in a year or so. I have…Continue
"I started training in the Japanese art of Aikido at the age of 13 (which was the minimum age requirement) and trained twice a week for four years, progressing from white to green belt. I am not a big guy so Aikido was a good fit for me. We trained…"
"What is the scientific method and why is it useful for uncovering certain facts about the world? What is the difference between a hypothesis, a theory and a law? What differentiates a scientific idea, such as evolution, from a nonscientific one like…"
"I agree with Nathanael. This quiz only tests your knowledge of trivia, and declines to approach the essence of scientific inquiry. What is the scientific method and why is it useful for uncovering certain facts about the world? What is the…"
"It's quoting Weber & not particularly well.
Then it's a good thing I haven't read him.
why the state should do it for them when they keep it on a tight leash, I cannot imagine.
You seem to be complaining that, unless the state is…"
Hi there Jack. Welcome to AoM. Also, thought I'd give you a friendly invite to check out my group, The Great Debate. Just click on "Groups." It's the one with the colorful galaxy picture. It's also one of the most active groups on AoM. In any case, great to have you aboard.
"I wouldn't call it "bizarre", though I think 'shared interests' can be over-emphasized.
Shared values are far more important. Shared goals. Friendship ... which is different from merely liking the same…"
""To me this just seems... weird, and doesn't seem to jive with history; romantic relationships to me are primarily about attraction and love, and the specific 'activities' you do together aren't really that important,…"
"I understand what you're saying. But, in a capitalist society, the potential for profit (rather than the overall greater good) is one of the few ways to motivate people to actually innovate, discover and develop anything of value. If you take…"
"If it makes you feel any better, manufacturing in Ontario is on its last legs. Most auto manufacturing jobs have gone to Mexico. We get tossed a few scraps every now and then but manufacturing in Ontario is nothing like it used to be. A lot…"