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Pro and Con

Progressives and Conservatives: Here is a place where you can meet, argue, discuss, throw imaginary tantrums, ask questions of each other and share a virtual beer or coffee together.

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Impeachment, Indictment, 25th Amendment 47margd, Today 10:09amignore
Scandal Watch IX 6margd, Today 9:58amignore
Donald Trump: mentally, physically, temperamentally compromised #43 135margd, Today 9:53amignore
Journalism: a dangerous job, and oft well done 147johnthefireman, Today 8:48amignore
Scandal Watch VIII 156proximity1, Today 6:54amignore
Notre Dame de Paris est en feu 36RickHarsch, Yesterday 3:44pmignore
Crafting Immigration Policy in America 3 26johnthefireman, Yesterday 1:38pmignore
Loony Left crapping their pants, Part 2 131RickHarsch, Yesterday 10:07amignore
English woman *arrested* for calling a man a man 112RickHarsch, Yesterday 9:41amignore
"Information" in the Time of Trump #3 138margd, Yesterday 7:22amignore
Privatization: last grasps 14margd, Thursday 11:36amignore
Trump screws his base--#1 and counting 150JGL53, Thursday 11:17amignore
Saudi Arabia 111margd, Thursday 9:35amignore
Measles, Vaccination, Choice, Public Health Options 1452wonderY, Thursday 8:41amignore
Israel #2 83lriley, Thursday 8:01amignore
International intervention: sometimes, rarely, or never? 2 3johnthefireman, Thursday 7:00amignore
Big Pharma 492wonderY, Wednesday 4:36pmignore
Trumpian 'New Lows' 83margd, Wednesday 2:33pmignore
Bussing immigrants to sanctuary cities 8margd, Wednesday 9:13amignore
Quotations 2 37margd, Wednesday 8:16amignore
2020, contd. (III) 55proximity1, Wednesday 6:33amignore
Trump's Nominees & Hirees, contd. II 150margd, Tuesday 10:33amignore
Gerrymandering and other voting rights issues 118margd, Tuesday 10:27amignore
"Too Fat" Part Three!... 36margd, Tuesday 8:17amignore
Extinction countdown 81margd, Tuesday 7:13amignore
Constitution and Norms under Attack: Military, Judiciary, Administration, Congress, International 47margd, Monday 12:58pmignore
Nix repeal--fix the Affordable Care Act? 111margd, Monday 7:22amignore
Southern Poverty Law Center is a Scam 42johnthefireman, Monday 1:20amignore
Brexit? Part 3 146johnthefireman, Monday 12:58amignore
It's Supercalifragileracistsexistnazipotus! 9JGL53, Sunday 7:13pmignore
Climate change issues, prevention, adaptation 5 3margd, Sunday 2:59pmignore
Russia, the U.S. and elections 78proximity1, Sunday 8:59amignore
Sacrificing biota for special interests 64margd, Saturday 5:20pmignore
International intervention: sometimes, rarely, or never? 198johnthefireman, Saturday 12:39pmignore
Climate change issues, prevention, adaptation 4 151margd, Saturday 8:16amignore
US Election Unleashes Bigots & Bullies (3) 110margd, Saturday 7:41amignore
CRISPR Ethics 2JGL53, April 12ignore
Black in America, III 134margd, April 12ignore
Jumping Ship Count 2 6margd, April 11ignore
Humor from both sides of the aisle 97madpoet, April 10ignore
Mass Shootings...contd....of course (4) 71johnthefireman, April 10ignore
Boeing 31johnthefireman, April 10ignore
Post-Antibiotic Era—the Antibiotic Apocalypse--is Upon Us? 47margd, April 9ignore
Puerto Rico's territorial status 38margd, April 6ignore
The misconception of "Fake news" 12RickHarsch, April 5ignore
Righteous Republicans 91margd, April 5ignore
Can someone explain to Mr. T how wind energy works? 31amysisson, April 4ignore
Trump's Security Clearances 6margd, April 4ignore
Economic Equality Movement 60margd, April 4ignore
Revolution devours Dershowitz 26proximity1, April 4ignore
Trump's Truthiness 16krolik, April 3ignore
What Trump Did When You Weren't Looking 312wonderY, April 2ignore
A very special message for Ruth Bader Ginsburg 81margd, April 1ignore
The Kavanaugh circus, Ring #2 139margd, April 1ignore
Socialist Fantasy 21barney67, March 31ignore
Post-election hate incidents - True and False 138Carnophile, March 31ignore
Lefties are so cute, how they think the monsters they create won’t eat them. 107Carnophile, March 31ignore
CIA, FBI's Troubling Attempt to Tilt American Politics 5proximity1, March 29ignore
Time for Congress to investigate' Obama 4lriley, March 29ignore
O.J. Simpson all over again 3-pilgrim-, March 29ignore
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Police Superintendent Still Think Jussie Smollett Is Guilt 3krolik, March 28ignore
List of trusted journalistic sources shrinks in post-Mueller report world 2RickHarsch, March 28ignore
Why the collusion myth might destroy the Democrats 1barney67, March 28ignore
Corruption in Chicago still (Smollett) 1barney67, March 28ignore
The Dem's "Russian Collusion" witch-hunt blows up in their faces & now reveals they were the ones colluding to defraud 142Carnophile, March 27ignore
The Four Horsemen 272wonderY, March 27ignore
The identity politics of campus rape accusations 123jjwilson61, March 27ignore
Why did the USA go to war in Iraq? 17prosfilaes, March 26ignore
Robert Mueller Named Special Counsel for Russia Investigation 13proximity1, March 25ignore
Trump the Nobel contender: North Korea 49margd, March 23ignore
"You can't be serious!" and other 'problems' which lie at the heart of our _other_, 'bigger' problems... 2proximity1, March 21ignore
Illinois counties declare themselves sanctuary counties for gun owners 69Carnophile, March 20ignore
Trump's war on women 102margd, March 18ignore
Russia: international moves, West responses, Putin's revenge & future 2 39margd, March 16ignore
False Confessions: How Innocent People Confess to Crime in the US 5johnthefireman, March 15ignore
Congressional Democratic Political Correctness Orgy, a.k.a. Dueling Dildos 44JGL53, March 14ignore
VP Michael Pence (He-who-would-be-king) 28margd, March 11ignore
Tell us again the one about Trump the peacemaker 165margd, March 8ignore
NAFTA renegotiation (and other trade issues) #2 81margd, March 6ignore
More examples of Americans' failures of understanding about statecraft and political affairs 25RickHarsch, March 5ignore
The Shutdown 2 48margd, March 2ignore
Teachers and their Red Wave 29RickHarsch, February 28ignore
Syria, Iran, Russia, Turkey, Kurds, Israel--war and refugees 84davidgn, February 26ignore
#MeToo 882wonderY, February 26ignore
When a gaffe, though still a laffe, whould have someone out on his affe 1RickHarsch, February 24ignore
Study: Journalists are Stupid Drunks 272johnthefireman, February 22ignore
Note to directors at the F.B.I., & etc.: RE: your oath to "support and defend the Constitution of the United States" ... 8proximity1, February 22ignore
Trump authorizes lethal force to protect the border 117RickHarsch, February 15ignore
Profiles in Chutzpah: Matt Whitaker 72wonderY, February 13ignore
Social Security 18margd, February 9ignore
How we view various countries ... 132wonderY, February 7ignore
Fancy Pelosi 3margd, February 7ignore
Crafting Immigration Policy in America 2 1552wonderY, February 6ignore
Turkey and ISIS war? 102davidgn, February 5ignore
How to think 28Kuiperdolin, February 5ignore
2020, contd. (II) 157Carnophile, January 31ignore
Stone...Cold....Stupid 4lriley, January 28ignore
Given: That Donald Trump Is mentally Ill # 3 153amysisson, January 26ignore
Campaign Slogans that Democrats Should Use 272wonderY, January 25ignore

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