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    Which more often than not can't be put into...

    The English bourgeoisie is charitable out of self-interest; it gives nothing outright, but regards its gifts as a business matter, makes a bargain with the poor, saying: "If I spend this much upon...
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    Gilbert Levin is still convinced that the...

    Gilbert Levin is still convinced that the experiment he designed did find life on Mars;

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    ''The Labeled Release experiment on the Viking mission reported positive results, although most...
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    Poll: If the premises and their conclusion are proven...

    Sure, but it is not because we routinely believe other people have a mind that other people a have mind.

    We are logical being and logic in itself doesn't prove anything true. What it does is prove...
  4. Things have come a long way in recent times. The...

    Things have come a long way in recent times. The attitude used to be that animals had no actual thoughts or feelings, that what looked like an animal in pain was just a biological response to...
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    A christian may profess brotherhood of man yet...

    A christian may profess brotherhood of man yet act quite contrary to that sentiment when it comes to business, perhaps not even being aware of the compromises being made.
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    Poll: If something is proven, it is taken to be true.

    If something is proven, it is taken to be true.
  7. Job application forms usually ask for things like...

    So much for Christian compassion then. Quite apart rom the fact that you are using pejorative stereotypes.[/QUOTE]

    I suggested they go to a library to apply for jobs. You think that's something...
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    Faith and science are two entirely different ways...

    Faith and science are two entirely different ways of looking at the world.....
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    I find it surprising that there are people who...

    I find it surprising that there are people who may not be in the super rich class, yet defend it as if it's something admirable....like greed is a good thing.
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    They are primarily helping themselves by...

    It's nowhere near that simple. Not even in the ballpark.[/QUOTE]

    Except it is. The wealthy are not harming the poor. If anything they are helping them.[/QUOTE]

    They are primarily helping...
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    It's nowhere near that simple. Not even in the...

    It's nowhere near that simple. Not even in the ballpark.
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    I didn't say that it's ''the world that owns...

    I didn't say that it's ''the world that owns wealth and resources.'' I said that a small percentage of the worlds population own or have control of most of the planets (worlds) resources. The...
  13. As the issue happens to be related to a fairer...

    You're moving the goalposts.

    Furthermore, I've already shown that chart showing workers wages not going up is a bad case of cherry picking.[/QUOTE]

    As the issue happens to be related to a...
  14. Wage stagnation has been spreading to the middle...

    Only 1% of the population earns minimum wage. (Be aware of the deceptive data here--the government reports 3% that earn at or under. The latter category means tips--and generally the final amount...
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    Ah, Solipsism.

    Ah, Solipsism.
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    Poll: The two are not mutually exclusive. I did both.

    I asked your personal opinion on the validity of the argument, not on the truth of the conclusion.
    EB[/QUOTE]

    The two are not mutually exclusive. I did both.
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    Poll: Personal opinion may not be logical. Its...

    Personal opinion may not be logical. Its possible that an immortal may feel that they are going to die, but their feeling of impending death has no bearing on their actual condition, that condition...
  18. Thread: "The Juice"

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    Let Fly: Bio Cleanser with Taste.

    Let Fly: Bio Cleanser with Taste.
  19. Do they? If so, would minimum wage not just be...

    But when they gobble up most of the good people other companies find themselves needing to raise rates in order to get decent workers.[/QUOTE]

    Do they? If so, would minimum wage not just be a...
  20. Life is not just about where you work, but life...

    Life is not just about where you work, but life with sense of community and belonging. 'Old retired people' may have lived in their neighborhood all their lives, so uprooting and moving to an area...
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    Poll: I can't see any way for it to be valid. Maybe...

    I can't see any way for it to be valid. Maybe it's a trick question.
  22. If there is a significant difference in pay rate...

    The thing is not everyone is going to offer exactly the same rate. If nothing else some will offer more and be more selective about who they hire. If things were totally static the market would...
  23. Are they actually offered help or treatment? Or...

    The problem is we don't have any good solution. Mental health treatment is generally unpleasant and they avoid it.[/QUOTE]

    Are they actually offered help or treatment? Or just left alone until...
  24. Or simply that employers don't pay more than they...

    Which basically comes back to what I said before--if nobody will offer you more your expectations are probably too high.[/QUOTE]

    Or simply that employers don't pay more than they actually need to....
  25. Then maybe that should be addressed?

    True. But the problem is that many homeless are mentally ill and will not stay housed even if you provide housing.[/QUOTE]

    Then maybe that should be addressed?
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