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    The only way to deal effectively with the COVID...

    The only way to deal effectively with the COVID pandemic is to get vaccinated. Those who refuse endanger everyone else. I have no idea why you're so blind on this issue, tomder.
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    Deaths from COVID-19 are far worse than deaths...

    Deaths from COVID-19 are far worse than deaths from the flu. COVID 605,000 deaths and counting compared to about 35,000 on average for the last several years for the flu.
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    Your link shows that the delta variant is so...

    Your link shows that the delta variant is so dangerous that even those vaccinated can transmit the disease. Deaths among those were non-existent. The number who were asymptomatic was very low.
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    So we should follow your anecdotes rather than...

    So we should follow your anecdotes rather than the science? Gimme a break.



    Your point is pointless! Everything you have said on these pages serves nothing but purely political purposes.

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    Speaking of arbitrary power, now we have DeSantis...

    Speaking of arbitrary power, now we have DeSantis in Florida, currently the worst hit COVID state in the union, preaching the gospel of no masks no bans. This is because DeSantis is running for...
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    McConnell and McCarthy

    As an ethnic Irish-American (each of 4 grandparents hailed from Counties Clare, Kerry or Cork), I am ashamed of these two bozos with honorable surnames that they continually dishonor.

    McConnell...
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    What the science backs up is GET THE DAMN VACCINE.

    What the science backs up is GET THE DAMN VACCINE.
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    No one ever called it the Trump vaccine except...

    No one ever called it the Trump vaccine except the far-right wackos.
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    You're complicating something that is very...

    You're complicating something that is very simple.

    GET VACCINATED AND SAVE LIVES AND DEFEAT THE COVID EPIDEMIC IN THE US.

    The vaccines are not the problem. The problem is those who won't get...
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    Yeah, it's pretty simple. The vaccine...

    Yeah, it's pretty simple.



    The vaccine prevents 96% of the Delta variant. Not having a vaccine prevents ZERO infections.



    The infection rate is higher in the US than in any other country.
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    Why Are So Many Refusing Vaccination?

    Their refusal is the only thing preventing the end of the Covid pandemic in the US.
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    Biden had a stuttering difficulty as a youngster...

    Biden had a stuttering difficulty as a youngster that he fought mightily to overcome. Like many stutterers, it is never 100% conquered. It consists of repetition and prolongation of sounds but...
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    Sure they do. They have to watch out for those...

    Sure they do. They have to watch out for those dangerous three-year-olds. You know, the ones that rigged the 2020 election in the US? Trump has ABSOLUTE proof of what they did. Everybody knows he has...
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    Economic efficiencies, including automation, have...

    Economic efficiencies, including automation, have always affected low-paying jobs (and jobs in general), but government has an obligation to protect the low-paid workers from the factories that...
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    Nonsense. They do an excellent job. Of course...

    Nonsense. They do an excellent job. Of course they screw up from time to time - doesn't everybody?
  16. There are native Americans in every state.

    There are native Americans in every state.
  17. Question: Think about it

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    That's why the greedy pols should be thrown out...

    That's why the greedy pols should be thrown out and replaced by progressive pols.
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    I did that. Anybody interested should do the same.

    I did that. Anybody interested should do the same.
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    Minimum wage in Australia is US$15/hour...

    Minimum wage in Australia is US$15/hour (equivalent). That helps low skilled workers.
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    The net affect is that the pay of about one-third...

    The net affect is that the pay of about one-third of workers, including some professionals, is tied to changes in the minimum wage and influences wider wage growth.

    Australia has one of the...
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    No progressive says that. What they DO say is...

    No progressive says that. What they DO say is that the rich should pay their fair share.
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    I thought about it and I have a better idea. Why...

    I thought about it and I have a better idea. Why not confiscate the wealth of everybody (roughly $100 trillion - net) and that way the federal, state and local governments get a free ride for ten...
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    Australia and the Minimum Wage

    Australia has one of the world’s highest pay floors and relatively low unemployment, offering a case study in the modern economic theory that raising wages doesn’t kill jobs.


    The Biden...
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    I think you're right about administrators....

    I think you're right about administrators. They're popping up all over the education spectrum, and they're highly paid.
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    I will answer honest questions - if they're...

    I will answer honest questions - if they're honest.
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    Why does the market fail in assessing the value...

    Why does the market fail in assessing the value of teachers?
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    Just like I said, Jl. Your only interest in how...

    Just like I said, Jl. Your only interest in how people believe is so that you can criticize them if their belief isn't satisfactory to you.

    "You hypocrites! You honor me with your lips, but your...
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    As usually happens, you are now trapped again in...

    As usually happens, you are now trapped again in that corner you love so well. When you have figured out the difference between a discussion and a church meeting, get back to us.

    Hi Cheech!
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    Do you believe in talking reptiles?

    Do you believe in talking reptiles?
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    Do you believe in talking reptiles?

    Do you believe in talking reptiles?
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    One possibility has been explained to you. Do you...

    One possibility has been explained to you. Do you understand it?
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    WG's statement may or may not be her personal...

    WG's statement may or may not be her personal belief. There's no way to tell. It just as easily could be her answer based on her study of Christianity. She is affirming nothing.



    A discussion...
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    I've provided a simple answer over 6 times now....

    I've provided a simple answer over 6 times now. Yet, you keep asking the same question. It's odd that it's so important to you, someone who believes in talking reptiles.
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    As I've explained, I require a valid reason to...

    As I've explained, I require a valid reason to answer your questions. You gave none. Instead, you continue your insulting behavior. I hope you don't act like this in real life. If you do, that would...
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    My "opinion" of fundamentalism is supported by...

    My "opinion" of fundamentalism is supported by the three sources I cited - Britannica, Merriam-Webster, and Wikipedia. I'm sure you know that by now.



    My observation was that you yourself...
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    Careful - Jl doesn't like to be corrected.

    Careful - Jl doesn't like to be corrected.
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    Actually, I've said plenty. It's just that you...

    Actually, I've said plenty. It's just that you won't accept what I've said. Your problem, not mine.
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    I repeat - anyone who believes in talking...

    I repeat - anyone who believes in talking reptiles is a fundamentalist. It is a perfect example of reading the Bible literally when it's obviously not literally true. Jl is one of those....
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    What Jl calls "ridiculously untrue" is taken...

    What Jl calls "ridiculously untrue" is taken word-for-word from the Encyclopedia Britannica, Merriam-Webster Dictionary and Wikipedia. Interested parties may review these definitions at my post #245....
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    Held by me and Encyclopedia Britannica, and...

    Held by me and Encyclopedia Britannica, and Merriam-Webster dictionary, and Wikipedia and dozens of others.



    No idea what you mean.................



    Here's the "fearful" business again....
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    No, you said you were not an evangelical. Anyone...

    No, you said you were not an evangelical. Anyone who believes in talking reptiles is a fundamentalist. Evangelical, fundy, born again - all the same.



    Your words are so riddled with changing...
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    Laughable? WIKIPEDIA In religion – that...

    Laughable?

    WIKIPEDIA

    In religion – that is characterized by a markedly strict Literalism as it is applied to certain specific scriptures, dogmas, or ideologies, and a strong sense of the...
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    I agree that you don't know. The question is...

    I agree that you don't know. The question is legitimate only if the person asking is doing so for a legitimate reason. I already explained that. You have made it clear your purpose is not legitimate....
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    Infojunkie4life has sent me a message that he is...

    Infojunkie4life has sent me a message that he is sorry for his behavior and recognizes he should do better. He is leaving AMHD after a decade here and hopes that we find the truth someday.



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    I reply to any and all legitimate questions. As...

    I reply to any and all legitimate questions. As you just admitted, your questions are designed to display your prejudices and that is not a very good reason. You just don't get it - never have.


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    This beauty is from the one who chastises others...

    This beauty is from the one who chastises others for nasty language and insulting remarks. It is hard to believe he has left himself so open for others to see his all-too-obvious hypocrisy.

    For a...
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    That's what I thought. You are looking for...

    That's what I thought.

    You are looking for those areas that show (in your words) "certain prejudices". Did you ever think I thought your motivation was anything but that?

    Like other...
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    Critical or not, the fact remains that you...

    Critical or not, the fact remains that you believe in a talking reptile. That speaks volumes about you.



    You still haven't said why you are inquiring.



    That's not a better idea.
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    If you don't see a talking reptile as a critical...

    If you don't see a talking reptile as a critical point re the literal-ness of the story, it's difficult to know what to say to you. Even worse, you say you believe a serpent spoke! Your comment...
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    Animal communication - parrots parroting human...

    Animal communication - parrots parroting human speech, dogs communicating by barking, and apes using sign language - these are examples of what is far more complex in reality?



    "talking...
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