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Khan Academy free apps for iPhone and android

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 19:58
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  • mmmarvel says Strategist says This guy is a genius. Love him. He deserves a Noble Prize. Okay, we'll consider him right after we give Obama his second Noble Prize....
  • Strategist says tovarichpeter says Learn for free about math, art, computer programming, economics, physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, finance, history, and more. Khan Academy is a nonprofit with the mission of providing a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere. If you're seeing this message, it means we're having trouble loading external resources for Khan Academy. This guy is a genius. Love him. He deserves a Noble Prize....

Why U.S. Is Number one in mass shootings

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 19:36
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  • Call it KKKrazy says mell says Start by letting them fight in the sandbox. As usual you have little use for any part of the ruler except for the first or last inch, when there is an infinite measure in between. I agree that helicopter parents do little to prepare their kids for the rigors of the adult world, but it's equally irresponsible to suggest that fights shouldn't be broken up in schools, as if physical violence isn't subject to lawful regulation further on in the adult world. mell says It has been often tried to portray the shooters as oversexed Rambo's By whom, exactly? We all know it is the isolated and ostracized and/or clinically fucked up youth that does this shit. Letting it develop in the feral laissez faire sandbox could just as easily produce more mass shootings given how ubiquitous guns are these days. This behavior is revenge porn with guns instead of internet pics. Do you think teaching/allowing/encouraging kids to have sex and take pics of it at a preteen/preschool age would reduce revenge porn? Be careful when you mandate that the answer to an abuse of freedom is always the introduction of more freedom. It may sound right to you ideologically, but when you tend to apply it as the cure to most if not all social ills it starts to sound foolish. I don't know what the solution is, mind you, because I don't think any one thing is the cause of the problem. Guns, the internet, drugs, the decline of the traditional family, political correctness, the shitty economy, underfunded education, all play a role in this phenomenon....
  • mell says Call it KKKrazy says mell says Fights are immediately broken up by helicopter-parents/teachers, Obviously, what schools need is more violence and conflict amongst students, especially the unsupervised kind. Only free market school violence leads to the production of true alpha children. Supervised violence leads to mal-development of children and results in gun ownership and gun wealth inequality later in life. It's an axiom of education that unregulated school violence is the best way produce a population devoid of sheeple children. Don't bother with graphs trying to disprove this. It's an a priori truth. It has been often tried to portray the shooters as oversexed Rambo's, esp. by the usual politically correct suspects. If you look at them the picture is the exact opposite. I am not saying that some kids with healthy testosterone levels, athletic build and trained in rough sports do not occasionally abuse their power and beat up another or start a bar fight, but you never see these types becoming organized mass shooters. The point is, sometimes it feels good to establish dominance with your natural resources and sometimes it sucks to be on the receiving end. In 80%+ of the fights though usually both sides have equal responsibility and it is good for the weaker one to learn that they cannot count on an external bystander to enforce a life they deem fair (fairness is usually biased in kids/teens eyes) at any point in time. Roughness in kindergarden/school is healthy, as is learning the negotiation and avoidance principle. The majority of the kids are bullied at some point in life (whether you're short, have crooked teeth, are girly or whatever the insults are), but the important lesson is to establish your own path of resolution and overcome adverse situation, not have your parents and Dr. Phil start a bs anti-bullying campaign and have the government interfere at all stages in life. The kids who learn to resolve and overcome these obstacles themselves end up being more successful and those who get mommied all their childhood will suddenly hit a brick wall where nobody owes them shit, nothing is handed to them and people treat them unfairly and their parents can'd do anything about it. Add in some good, stinging rejection from the opposite sex (esp. teens can be harsh), some SSRIs to "treat" those "problems" and you will get yourself a good shooter profile. Look how natural alphas are being treated in society these days, they are attacked by the social justice wanker and politically correct brigade at every turn. Back in the days they were presidents, movie stars and alpha gentlemen and even scientists, respected and often celebrated members of society. These days all it takes is wearing the wrong shirt - even if you landed a rover on a fucking different planet - and you're ostracized. This country needs more alpha men, not less to be saved. Start by letting them fight in the sandbox....
  • Call it KKKrazy says mell says Fights are immediately broken up by helicopter-parents/teachers, Obviously, what schools need is more violence and conflict amongst students, especially the unsupervised kind. Only free market school violence leads to the production of true alpha children. Supervised violence leads to mal-development of children and results in gun ownership and gun wealth inequality later in life. It's an axiom of education that unregulated school violence is the best way produce a population devoid of sheeple children. Don't bother with graphs trying to disprove this. It's an a priori truth....

How the Better Business Bureau rakes in millions

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 17:25
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Latinos for Hillary? Asians for Hillary? Where is the Germans for Hillary?

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 15:47
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  • dublin hillz says Blurtman says She could campaign in a burka which would be preferable That would cost her the women support. I guess if she did that 2 game parlay, Bernie would become the dem front-runner....
  • Blurtman says dublin hillz says They are just adored universally by other tribes...Ratched should jump in with a bouquet of roses She could campaign in a burka which would be preferable....
  • dublin hillz says Blurtman says About 2 million Middle Easterners emigrate to the USA every year They are just adored universally by other tribes...Ratched should jump in with a bouquet of roses...

"Moderate Rebels" Guidebook

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 14:24
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UCC Shooting in Roseburg,OR.

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 13:03
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  • bgamall4 says FortWayne says bgamall4 says I don't think anyone died. You think it was staged just like that other Obama one? Yep. Look at this very bad crisis actor who has a last name you cannot find googling it, or in the white pages online which shows it only as a rare first name: ...
  • bgamall4 says Strategist says bgamall4 says I don't think anyone died. So all those coffins at the funerals will be empty. We can dig one up just to be sure. If you read up on Operation Northwoods, you will see that fake funerals were contemplated. That is where the government got the idea for the Sandy Hook funerals. Northwoods is a false flag blocked by JFK and it is now unclassified and is a factual document....
  • marcus says Bgamall and the retards he listens too have as their single biggest piece of "evidence" that people don't seem sad enough. This is beyond retarded, because if they were actors as he suggests, then they wouldn't have this problem. I'm happy for bgamall, that he hasn't had much serious grief or extrme fear in his life, and hasn't seem it that much in others. Because if he had, he would know that it's actually quite normal for people to show incongrous emotions when dealing with events beyond which they are equipped to handle emotionally. Read and learn, idiot. http://www.psychologicalscience.org/index.php/news/were-only-human/nervous-laughter-tears-of-joy.html http://cogsci.stackexchange.com/questions/3957/why-do-people-laugh-in-serious-situations http://io9.com/why-do-we-smile-and-laugh-when-were-terrified-1441046376 https://www.myptsd.com/c/threads/nervous-laughter.37362/ http://national.deseretnews.com/article/2823/the-science-behind-nervous-laughter-or-happy-tears.html We get it. You want to believe this conspiracy nonsense. Who knows, maybe even part of the reason for that is the bizarre ways in which you can't properly deal emotionally with the facts. IF anything, the incongruous emotions are closer to proof that those are real people than actors. Because actors would easily look the way idiots such as you think they should look. The reality is that situations that intense can't even be dealt with in real time by normal people, so what you see is surprising to folks such as bgamall, who must have lived most of his life in a bubble....

And another reason to buy IBM

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 12:26
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  • Heraclitusstudent says tovarichpeter says bond a specific type of metal to a carbon nanotube to create an incredibly tiny contact point Right. One point of contact between 1 nano tube and metal. Wake us up when they reliably and cheaply do it for billions of those....

Realtor flashes boobs during flight

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 12:14
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  • dodgerfanjohn says I never get on the good flights....
  • lostand confused says Somehow she is going to turn this around and say she was raped....
  • Ceffer says DieBankOfAmericaPhukkingDie says If you fly on airlines like Allegiant people are going to throw cans of soda, shove their tits in your face and shit in the aisle and barph on you and ask you to suck their dicks for $4. Things must have gotten better. They used to just grab your cell phone, wallet, rings and computer then try to throw you out of the airplane. Ms.Realtor does look like a tit fuck waiting to happen. I guess she thought it gave her diplomat-tit immunity....

Should we ask the feds to take over BART and Muni

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 11:56
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    LA school district is building affordable housing

    Thu, 10/01/2015 - 11:49
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    • dodgerfanjohn says LOL I guarantee you someone is making out like a bandit. First off that area is more than affordable for a school district employee...Studios as low as $900/mo. Shared living as low as $700. And that area is ok with really nice mid level shopping and restaurants of all sorts along Artesia and Redondo Beach Bl. Its totally unnecessary and if someone in LAUSD wasn't getting kickbacks from this, they simply would have sold the land which is worth a ton of money(look on Redfin at the cost of the nearby brand spanking new condos on Artesia Bl in Gardena...like this https://www.redfin.com/CA/Gardena/1604-Artesia-SQ-90248/unit-E/home/84946138) The people who run LAUSD are really really stupid people....

    Finally some bi-partisan action, to ease sentencing laws

    Thu, 10/01/2015 - 11:43
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    • Tenpoundbass says However, the bill would increase mandatory minimum sentences in areas such as interstate domestic violence. In otherwords they want to make it legal for Junior to get caught up in inner citty youth Black on Black gang violence,(You know to cull the herd), with out having to be responsible for their actions in term of lengthy prison terms. The new henious crime spree bastard. Will be the worried and concerned Parent that tries to bust the kids ass to get him to stay home and not go out and shoot at people or get shot him self. They want to throw the parents... DEEEEEEP under the damn jail. BOO Creepy Liberal legislator bastards!...

    O'Keefe Exposes Why Trump is Running

    Thu, 10/01/2015 - 11:17
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    • Tenpoundbass says The Democrats haven't had an debate yet, because if we were to use their Debate TV ratings as proof who will win the election. They know Empire Records will eat their lunch. Nobody even gives a fuck enough about the Democrats or their lack of any debate, to have even raised the issue. I know that if I were a hardcore Bernie Sanders follower, I'd have a million man march at Washington demanding justice and that our Election system get fixed. That just one single candidate can hold up the election process because she's a suspect in many pending criminal investigations. It's a huge Joke even Bernie knows he's got 25 million to spend on Nothing. There's no way in hell his 25 million will erase the last 7 years of disastrous policy by the Washington House Liberals. Actually the White House decorators are already taking fabric samples from Donald's wife, everything else is just a formality really. They know who will be King around here. And Trump will make America "Better than Nothing" again. That's all Obama had to do, was be better nothing and he FAILED at that!...
    • Ironman says NuttBoxer says Clinton is a criminal and a huge liar, and there's no way she should ever be president. Benghazi, emails, no debates... Doesn't that automatically qualify her? We don't even need to have an election....
    • Tenpoundbass says Trump is running in spite of the billions that have been spent in preparation to make 2016 a tight race between Jailary and Bullsh, not becasue of them. He's the silent fart that was cut lose and made a bigger stink than even HE imagined it would. It's a greasy lingering one too, so get used to it....

    Democrats Begin the Long, Tortuous Retreat from Obamacare

    Thu, 10/01/2015 - 10:59
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    • Tenpoundbass says Obamacare was nothing but Grubbers dishonest blue print to unbridled deceit and fraud in the Insurance industry. There are no consumer protections, and you are at the mercy of what ever the Insurance executives decides the premiums will be, in order to meet their year end bonus obligations. If you push back they'll just claim there was fraud last year without actually pointing out the perpetrators. So they punish the consumers for crimes that insurance insiders commit with impunity. Because they are necessary actors, that inflate the whole industry. You wont find sympathy from the Commissioner, your Insurance Broker or the Insurance company top executives. All you can do is whine like a little bitch about it, and grow more and more resentful. Until you're ready to elect the meanest baddest ugliest Republican you can. Just because you hope it will bring something different, because hope and change failed us....
    • Ironman says Tenpoundbass says Obama came with a pact that companies can charge what ever they want for anything. Wait, you mean I'm not getting the $2,500 reduction on my Obamacare premium?? Are you telling me Obama lied to me?...
    • Tenpoundbass says It also declared open season on pretty much every Insurance premiums. Obama came with a pact that companies can charge what ever they want for anything. And if anyone says anything, they'll just laugh and call you a racist for not wanting to pay $6000K for home premiums, $7000K for car premiums(if you have a teen age driver in your house especially, Libs fucking LOATHE families especially the ones trying to do the right thing and make their teens mobily independent), and health insurnace premiums are more than $21K for a family of 4. This thing is bent as far back as it can go. When it snaps it's going to rebound and slap the stupid looks off of the Liberal faces. Liberalism will be outlawed someday....

    Fed leaked news to insider bond traders

    Thu, 10/01/2015 - 10:46
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    • SoftShell says The strings between the two cities got stretched... Patrick says Last Wednesday, the Fed announced that it would not be tapering its bond buying program. This news was released at precisely 2 pm in Washington “as measured by the national atomic clock.” It takes 7 milliseconds for this information to get to Chicago. However, several huge orders ($600m) that were based on the Fed’s decision were placed on Chicago exchanges 2-3 milliseconds after 2 pm. How did this happen? ...
    • propitup1 says FYI, The Federal Reserve Bank is owned by it's member banks. Why wouldn't the FED Bail out the majority of it's owners. It would be extremely naive to assume that the FED is above insider trading. The Fed and the Federal Gov. has been engineering profitability for banks, Wall St. and home prices for a long time now, They are not going to stop. It's a mistake to think that one can fight their system. They control all the markets, that they want to. One can opt out of buying property in one of our major cities or investing in stocks or bonds, but they still have effective control. In California unless you are lucky have a landlord that keeps your rent way below market rate there is no escape. there is no way to opt out....
    • curious2 says Hank Paulson did the same for hedge funds while Treasury Secretary....

    30% of homes lost value over the last year

    Thu, 10/01/2015 - 10:06
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    • tatupu70 says Ironman says which indicated that we should expect to see slower market activity for the remainder of the year Stop the presses. You mean housing activity slows in the fall and winter?...

    How the cost of treating cancer will come down

    Thu, 10/01/2015 - 09:56
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      U.S. universities outlaw criticism of Israel

      Thu, 10/01/2015 - 09:34
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      • Tenpoundbass says Strategist says Leave the Religious right's political views for Religious studies majors to ponder. Liberals too. Well that's what I mean. If a Liberal want's to be a huge asshole to take Religious studies just so he can debate Religious right wackos. Then that's what he'll have to do. Political class should just acknowledge religion as political driving force and their demographic nomenclature in regional vs national politics. Even world politics. But what they shouldn't make Universities is a place to wage war on and about religion, while distorting their political significance just to prop straw men arguments and paint a whole party and belief system based on a couple of Idiots from Westboro Church did, or what Hamaed Assim thinks about the curriculum because it insults his religion for people to think different than him, or Atheist just bitching about Everything. Leave that shit at home. That's why I haven't been so keen to seen my kids off to a University. People are nuts....
      • Strategist says Tenpoundbass says Leave the Religious right's political views for Religious studies majors to ponder. Liberals too....
      • Tenpoundbass says I believe the only place politics belongs in school is in political classes. Then they should be taught both sides of the political spectrum with an unbiased curriculum. Leave the Religious right's political views for Religious studies majors to ponder....