"I do agree on your statement about lumping the rebels together, many left their homes to fight for a better homeland and maybe for justice and peace. However the presence of AlQaeda has seriously messed things up. There are even reports that many of…"
"Wow, it's quite apparent that you have some views there that I quite disagree on.
Concerning Churchill, while he was a great wartime leader for Britain during WWII, he had some pretty flawed ideas concerning Easterners. For one he advocated the…"
"Actually guys things aren't all as they seem. The CIA have been at play behind the scenes and that alone means we need to look further. These revolutionaries that are being armed and trained by the CIA are hardliners drawn from America's…"
"Greeting from the UK folks!I discovered AoM a few months ago, and have only recently joined discussions. Going through a few pages though I was kind of alarmed at some of the heavily anti Islamic comments I read. What strikes me most though is that…"
This group is open to all religious and non-religious people. Whether you be Muslim, Christian, Jewish, Hare Krishna, Panthiest, Atheist or other. I hope this group promotes mutual respect and tolerance by cultivating knowledge and banishing ignoranc
"What you say is probably true, but is it good enough that they do have information on what you've been typing? Just because the they don't check everything justifies them recording some things?
Be assured that they record most of your…"
"Why are they "obviously the result of angry people who have abandoned the plain facts" Could it not be that they had just cause to believe that the bombing was unnecessary? And the quotes did not infer that there was no relation whatsoever…"
"Sorry feeling a little edgy today
Eisenhowers quote can be found on wikiqoute - Newsweek (11 November 1963)
Eisenhower was appointed Supreme Allied Commander in '43 in Europe. Yes Japan was not his field of operations but the opinion of such a…"
"Maybe we should take a look at whats been happening lately at home?
What just happened recently? Do the words NSA or Snowden or Orwellian surveillance ring a bell?
Hasn't Obama been desperately trying to defend against these allegations or try…"
"Again, agreed. I discovered by trial and error, but I also found that it helps to have the consequences laid out ahead of time so you could point and go "I told you what would happen if you did XXX, so here's the consequences."
"Never really had a problem with co-sleeping. Although there were times when I'd come home form an evening shift and find both kids asleep with Mom. (It's amazing how much bed a three year old can take up!) both my kids were…"
"Yes, everything I ever taught in Child Development and discipline courses included that the adult must be consistent and not give meaningless threats of consequences.
Another overarching principal I taught is that discipline must be conscious and…"
"Sounds typical of a lot of what I experience when I work with kids today. They are so used to sitting and playing video games or whatever, that they dont adjust well to physical labor/exertion.
With my son I never really let him get started with…"
"We found an innovative solution. I told him if we go on the hike, there would be no complaining ... except by my right hand, who is a character in a lot of our play time (sort of a puppet, but I don't bother with a physical puppet), and…"
"Agreed. But this applies to everything you do with your kid. If you at any point cave to screaming and crying and throwing a fit... well now your kid learns that it's really just a matter of throwing a long and loud enough fit.