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What's all the healthcare hubbub about? Unless I miss understood, we placed a .09% tax on 1% (3,180,000 people) to extend healthcare to 30 million Americans (10% of the population). : politics. Also, the Heritage Foundation claims the health care legislation will lower economic growth by $706 billion.

What's all the healthcare hubbub about? Unless I miss understood, we placed a .09% tax on 1% (3,180,000 people) to extend healthcare to 30 million Americans (10% of the population). : politics

Which, if un-bias (and we all know it is not), still only represents a potential 5% loss to the economy. "The Only Moral Abortion is My Abortion" - When the Anti-Choice Choose. Damndirtyape comments on Where do values come from, if not from a belief in a God? A subreddit dedicated to insightful articles and thoughtful discussion about everything to do with atheism, theism, the existence of deities and religion.

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Please read entire posts before voting or commenting, follow reddiquette, and leave a comment for reasoning behind a downvote. Rules: No discrimination or disrespect. - StumbleUpon. CaspianX2 comments on ELI5: What exactly is Obamacare and what did it change? Request an Explanation E is for explain.

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This is for concepts you'd like to understand better; not for simple one word answers, walkthroughs, or personal problems. LI5 means friendly, simplified and layman-accessible explanations, not for responses aimed at literal five year olds (which can be patronizing). Report a spam submission/comment Read the rules before commenting or submitting.Search before submitting with keywords from your topic. Subjective worldview. Browse your computer drag and drop here Ctrl + V paste from your clipboard.

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How do you guys think Obama did as president so far? : moderatepolitics. Where redditors of differing opinions come together, respectfully disagree, and follow reddiquette (upvote valid points even if you disagree).

How do you guys think Obama did as president so far? : moderatepolitics

Republicans, Libertarians, Christians, Muslims, Jews, Conservatives of Reddit, welcome! New arrival to /r/MP? Start here Guidelines. DEAR AMERICA: You Should Be Mad As Hell About This [CHARTS] Library of Congress In November, Americans will have a chance to speak their minds.

DEAR AMERICA: You Should Be Mad As Hell About This [CHARTS]

And there's one thing everyone should agree on: America just isn't working right now. It's not just Americans who aren't working. It's America itself, a country whose economy once worked for almost everyone, not just the rich. HERE'S WHAT'S WRONG WITH THE ECONOMY... (And How To Fix It) The United States is in a very tough spot, economically and politically.

HERE'S WHAT'S WRONG WITH THE ECONOMY... (And How To Fix It)

The 25-year debt-fueled boom of 1982-2007 has ended, and it has left the country with a stagnant economy, massive debts, high unemployment, huge wealth inequality, an enormous budget deficit, and a sense of entitlement engendered by a half-century of prosperity. After decades of instant gratification, Americans have also come to believe that all problems can be solved instantly, if only the right leaders are put in charge and the right decisions are made. And so our government has devolved into a permanent election campaign, in which incumbents blame each other for the current mess, and challengers promise change.

The trouble is that our current problems cannot be solved with a simple fix. They also cannot be solved quickly. f30CH.jpg (581×5559) Death Statistics. There was an interesting post on Reddit a couple of days ago:

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Created May 2011 Never heard of this, city getting murderous — occupation dangerous like Philippine journalists. Road trip! American student joins rebels in fight for Qaddafi stronghold. Chris Jeon calls home The 'dude with the AK47' rings his family from Libya to tell them he's OK: Full story here For more from The National on the struggle to control Libya, click here AN NAWFALIYAH, LIBYA // At the centre of a circle of cheering rebel soldiers near Colonel Muammar Qaddafi's hometown this week stood an improbable figure who gives new meaning to the term "road trip". Chris Jeon, a 21-year-old university student from Los Angeles, California,shrugging cooly, declared: "It is the end of my summer vacation, so I thought it would be cool to join the rebels. Awesome Dialog from Malcolm In the Middle.. Browse your computer drag and drop here Ctrl + V paste from your clipboard. MpQA0.jpg (659×29999) Duncanconstruction comments on Reddit I am a professing Christian but I have my doubts, please give me questions to ask my pastor.

You posted two replies to my comment, so I'll combine both responses into one, to avoid an artificially branched discussion. The future can be impacted through our exertion of will in the now. 21041928.jpg (400×400) Banned by the Bible. Here’s chapter and verse on a more-or-less comprehensive list of things banned in the Leviticus book of the bible. A decent number of them are punishable by death. Unless you’ve never done any of them (and 54 to 56 are particularly tricky), perhaps it’s time to lay off quoting 18:22 for a while? 1. Burning any yeast or honey in offerings to God (2:11) 2. Dreadgoat comments on Reddit, what is the most powerful image you have ever seen?

You can see your comment score, but everyone else's score is hidden. Click to find out more. The current delay is -- 60 -- minutes Use a [Serious] post tag to designate your post as a serious, on-topic-only thread. [Learn More] What is the most powerful image you have ever seen? : AskReddit. 30 Best Quotes in Pictures of the Week - May 05th to May 12th, 2012. - StumbleUpon. Why Do Conservatives Hate Freedom?

May 15, 2012 | Like this article? How the Christian Right's Homophobia Scares Away Religious Young People. May 16, 2012 | A Lesson that Christians, Muslims, and Atheists need to learn. R/atheism. House tells it like it is. R/atheism browse your computer drag and drop here Ctrl + V. A statesman, orator, and former slave. R/atheism browse your computer. - StumbleUpon. Russia in color, a century ago. - StumbleUpon. I am Neil deGrasse Tyson. The Stanford Center for the Study of Poverty and Inequality - 20 Facts About U.S. Inequality that Everyone Should Know.

Allegory of the Cave. Plato realizes that the general run of humankind can think, and speak, etc., without (so far as they acknowledge) any awareness of his realm of Forms. The allegory of the cave is supposed to explain this. In the allegory, Plato likens people untutored in the Theory of Forms to prisoners chained in a cave, unable to turn their heads. All they can see is the wall of the cave. Behind them burns a fire. Timeline of Failed Predictions (Part 1) Pangloss Wisdom. - StumbleUpon. Remember the War - Remembering our heroes - 13th November 2011. Gentle, Public Activism: Magnusson's I-75 Project & Sociological Images.