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The problem with Socialism (news.yahoo.com)
by RayAmerica on 23 Sep 2010  447 comments, latest 4 days ago
Margaret Thatcher said it best: "The problem with socialism is that you always run out of someone else's money." Socialist Europe is collapsing under its own weight after years of...

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Music: What are you listening to this evening?
by jvolstad on 20 Mar 2017  389 comments, latest a day ago

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National Political Incorrectness Day
by someone else on 19 Sep 2015  295 comments, latest 2 hours ago
How about a national day where everyone is encouraged to say politically incorrect things? What would you say? You don't have to actually believe what you say, it just has...

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The Economic Cost of gun nut retards
by errc on 15 Feb 2018  264 comments, latest 20 minutes ago
Yesterday another gun nut slaughtered 17 innocent Americans in Florida. Let’s do a Cost Benefit AnalysisHigh school kids have ~50 years of unrealized labor potential, at a ballpark of 50k...

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Bitcoin and Crypto-currency
by BayArea on 5 Nov 2017  261 comments, latest a day ago
#investingHi guys, I'd like to start a conversation on crypto-currency, particularly Bitcoin.What do you all think about it from an investment point of view today? I have some buddies in...

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2nd Amendment Discussion
by CajunSteve on 17 Feb 2018  234 comments, latest an hour ago
With all the talk about the school shootings, let's take a look at what the 2nd Amendment actually says:"A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free...

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Memo - A big Nothing Burger (washingtonpost.com)
by Tim Aurora on 2 Feb 2018  212 comments, latest 5 days ago
It is an opinion of one man who* Was a part of Trump Transition Team* Did a midnight run for the President* Did not see the underlying documentHis opinion* Steele...

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'Alt-Right' Trolls Weaponized Irony to Spread Fascism (twitter.com)
by jazz_music on 9 Feb 2018  189 comments, latest 21 hours ago
This is the new ugliness.[May 23, 2017] Earlier this month, hundreds of so-called alt-right protesters occupied the rotunda at Boston Common in the name of free speech. The protest included...

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The Lesson From Today's School Shooting
by TwoScoopsPlissken on 14 Feb 2018  110 comments, latest 3 days ago
Homeschool your kids. Don't leave them at the mercy of an impersonal institution run by professional morons.

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Funny cat pictures thread
by zzyzzx on 12 Feb 2013  92 comments, latest a day ago

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"The gun debate would change in an instant if Americans witnessed the horrors that trauma surgeons confront every day." (highline.huffingtonpost.com)
by HEYYOU on 18 Feb 2018  91 comments, latest 9 hours ago
No matter how devastating the damage from bullets may be to Republicans & their loved ones, 2nd Amendment! U.S.A.! 2nd Amendment! U.S.A.! 2nd Amendment! U.S.A.!http://highline.huffing

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Feminism Update
by TwoScoopsPlissken on 30 Mar 2017  82 comments, latest a day ago
Using Hijab as a symbol of the Women's March: This garment is a symbol of FREEDOM! for Women. Mike Pence doesn't go to social events without his wife to avoid...

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Yay, Inflation! (cnbc.com)
by TwoScoopsPlissken on 14 Feb 2018  81 comments, latest 6 days ago
Consumer prices jump much more than forecast, sparking inflation fearsThe Consumer Price Index, a key indicator of inflation trends, jumped 0.5 percent in January, well above market expectations.Markets reacted sharply...

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The real culprit behind Florida school shooting (foxnews.com)
by Quigley on 19 Feb 2018  60 comments, latest 10 hours ago
http://www.foxnews.com/opinion “The subject of “The Desperate Cry of America’s Boys” is a difficult one. To point out that boys need their fathers is to shine a spotlight on divorce and...

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America's health extortion racket is not extending our lives at all
by Patrick on 21 Feb 2018  53 comments, latest an hour ago
We spend the most of any country by a long shot, and yet have worse outcomes than most other industrialized countries.It's almost as if handing cash to medical administrators, health...

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When You're a Twisted Effeminate Trust-Fund Twit of a Precedent, Even a Mass Murder Scene is a Campaign Event!
by APOCALYPSEFUCKisShostikovitch on 17 Feb 2018  49 comments, latest 3 days ago
Only the sickest most twisted piece of shit in the universe could line up hospital staff who've had to receive the bodies of 17 dead teenagers and force them to...

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James Damore just filed a class action lawsuit against Google, saying it discriminates against white male conservatives (yahoo.com)
by Heraclitusstudent on 8 Jan 2018  48 comments, latest 3 days ago
Anyone think this has a chance against Google? https://www.yahoo.com/news/jam #discrimination

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Yes, Google Uses Its Power to Quash Ideas It Doesn’t Like—I Know Because It Happened to Me (gizmodo.com)
by Patrick on 1 Sep 2017  47 comments, latest 3 days ago
http://gizmodo.com/yes-google- The Google salespeople were encouraging Forbes to add Plus’s “+1" social buttons to articles on the site, alongside the Facebook Like button and the Reddit share button. They said...
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