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    That's not evidence of anything, it's purely an...

    Nuance?
    You mean like this?
    Roe V Wade didn't have this science.
    #IFLS #Evidence_based[/QUOTE]

    That's not evidence of anything, it's purely an appeal to emotion.

    Gynecological ultrasound...
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    Except for the phenomenon of plenty of those...

    Except for the phenomenon of plenty of those protesters showing up in the very clinics they are protesting.

    It's not about abortion, it's about making being a slut risky.
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    Useless at that temperature, not so useless in...

    We visited death valley on a day that it was 128°F. I drank a gallon of water.
    And noticed the most useless item in the world - air hand dryers in the bathrooms at Furnace Creek.[/quote]
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    Letting it burn would probably have spread a lot...

    Letting it burn would probably have spread a lot more crap around.



    Other than the city evacuation I agree with you. I haven't seen good data on the risk of being in Pripyat, but Fukushima...
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    Guaranteed headache for me. What I've got:...

    I already tole ya about WallyWorld SPF 50 spray. But if you insist on objects...

    34126[/QUOTE]

    Guaranteed headache for me.

    What I've got:...
  6. Thread: Justice?

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    Sealed records are still visible to the...

    Sealed records are still visible to the government.

    That conviction was sealed, you don't need to disclose it at a job interview. But you had better disclose it when asked when you're applying...
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    My mask and a backup lives in the car. I've had...

    My mask and a backup lives in the car. I've had to go back for it once since this blew up.

    I do agree working hard outside in 100 degree weather would make a mask unpleasant.
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    The vaccine can't stop Delta, sensible people are...

    The vaccine can't stop Delta, sensible people are still wearing masks.

    As for masks when in the car by themselves--you don't understand why people do this. Of course there's no danger in the car,...
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    https://www.bbc.com/news/health-57431420 If...

    Where do you get the minimum value of R0 for the Delta variant?

    And that 5 is only for non-immunized people.

    It is less for immunized people.[/QUOTE]

    https://www.bbc.com/news/health-57431420...
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    Interesting thing I ran into recently--almost all...

    It's what happens when a more infectious variant comes along.[/QUOTE]

    It will be interesting to see how many people who have been infected by other variants get re-infected by new ones such as...
  11. I'm thinking of a video I saw where a cop...

    Always? It can be legal in self defense.[/QUOTE]

    I think you're wrong about that. Arguably, if you are in a motor vehicle that is operational, you can escape the threat. I suppose accidentally...
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    Expertise isn't a problem. Anything not of a...

    I fail to see what airports have to do with establishing peace. Also, there are many nations with armies, police forces, and airports, that are still far from peaceful.[/QUOTE]

    An airport means...
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    Which has nothing to do with the issue of whether...

    Which has nothing to do with the issue of whether they need an army.

    And note that most of those attacks on the Palestinians are nothing of the sort. It's standard practice to blame the Jews for...
  14. The number of people involved is small. Combine...

    The data being asked for could easily reveal their identities.[/QUOTE]

    It's a matter of PUBLIC RECORD already. And the request was for a count, not for names or anything else.

    Looking at the...
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    The GOP will just pay it.

    The GOP will just pay it.
  16. Which is quite limiting for those women.

    Which is quite limiting for those women.
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    I don't think it's actually impossible--the key...

    I don't think it's actually impossible--the key being your statement "a single individual". What if it isn't a single individual? What if the person is actually a chimera? One part is male, the...
  18. Yeah, the card has been charged.

    Your shipment is on its way, someone printed a label!

    What?! Printing a label is not shipping! If I print a diagram for a bridge, that can't be billed as building a bridge![/QUOTE]

    This...
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    In a country not filled with blithering morons,...

    I guess we need a booster against Delta then. The current vaccine can't stop it.[/QUOTE]Current vaccine at 2 doses is 80%. It is trending the wrong way, but that is still effective (in a country...
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    Herd immunity requires 100 * (1- 1/R0)% immune. ...

    What?

    80% effective means you have an 80% chance of not getting an infection if you are exposed.

    Of the small percentage of people who are exposed only 20% will have a chance of being infected....
  21. The data being asked for could easily reveal...

    The data being asked for could easily reveal their identities.
  22. It is appropriate to prohibit the school...

    So is calling a pregnant student a "whore" unpopular enough to warrant protection in the classroom or campus? Is calling a specific pregnant student a "whore" unpopular enough to warrant protection? ...
  23. Always? It can be legal in self defense.

    There’s a reason there are laws against walking on or blocking roads. Hello?[/QUOTE]

    It is ALWAYS illegal to drive your motor vehicle into another person. ALWAYS.[/QUOTE]

    Always? It can be...
  24. One dirtbag starts something, the police...

    One dirtbag starts something, the police retaliate against the group that was doing nothing wrong. The dirtbag likely has nothing to do with the protest. The police go arresting the leaders, the...
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    If the core melted it's way into someplace it...

    If the core melted it's way into someplace it left behind a hole in doing so. No meaningful containment.

    Besides, the problem in the first place wasn't containment, but a power excursion. ...
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