america

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    Weep Afresh, America

    ' Once again in the turning course of time it is here again---the melancholy anniversary of the most dreadful day in American history, the day that did so much to blight the shining possibilities of this continent. I seek shelter in the shade of cypresses, en deuil et crêpe noir, and weep at...
  2. Ralph47

    Fattest Cities In America 2018

    The winners for the fattest cities in America for 2018 are: #1 Little Rock, AR #2 Shreveport, LA #3 McAllen, TX #4 Memphis, TN #5 Mobile, AL Most at the top seem to be in the south. Makes sense, as up north they burn up more calories to STAY WARM!!! :smug...
  3. Ralph47

    Ummm... America Was NEVER Gay! (Nor Will Be)

    Hello?! :rolleyes: It's been said that good fences make good neighbors. But in Aspen, Colo., this week, Vice President Mike Pence has something different posted between his vacation lodging and that of the people next door. Specifically, it's a rainbow banner reading “Make America Gay...
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    America: Jekyll and Hyde

    I have been reading a re-print of a book that was extremely well-respected in Britain at the beginning of the Second World War. It is titled, Germany: Jekyll and Hyde, and I think it still has something to say to our time. It was written by Sebastian Haffner, a German journalist who married a...
  5. tecoyah

    Re wiring America.

    There has been a slow but steady and measurable change in the American psyche. We have crept away from many human rights positions as a population and it seems to be Okay with many citizens. It now seems acceptable for Fox to rehire a known sexual deviant and for our own President to show...
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    Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire

    "Sunday Edition" is a CBC Radio programme broadcast to the entire Canadian nation, "from sea to sea to sea" as we say up here. Today, there was a near-hour broadcast entitled Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire. Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire I have never before heard such a...
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    Six Ways America Is Like a Third-World Country

    ' Six Ways America Is Like a Third-World Country A tongue-tip taste of the truth for those too brainwashed to see the obvious. .
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    Does Truth Have a Future in America?

    ' Does Truth Have A Future In America? Some people just can't see the obvious. · · ;) [emphases added] .
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    America in Turmoil: From Deep State Insurgency to Deep State Spying

    America in Turmoil: From Deep State Insurgency to Deep State Spying .
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    Germany, America and a Use for Trump's Golf Courses

    ' In some ways, the development of America parallels that of Germany. Many years ago, the Germans were noted as being educated and cultured. Then came the Franco-Prussian War and the German Empire. The coarsening of the German character between 1870 and 1914 was quite remarkable. There was a...
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    America is a Massive, Monumental Failure

    ' In the face of the general disaster that constitutes the present United States of America, what should a conscientious American do? First, I would strongly advise that he or she do nothing heroic. Bernard Shaw, as usual, was right when he wrote: "We do not want good men and bad men any more...
  12. David

    Mexico and America

    Mexican elections are taking place and the bullets are flying. The situation is so bad that Hillary, back when she was SecState, declared Mexico a failed state to rival Iraq. This was after the IS became a thing. Considering the rapid collapse of the Mexican state, the danger to Americans via...
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    How Zionists are destroying America.

    A leading pro- Israeli activist ,closely allied with the Israeli government, has confirmed that instability in Syria best serves Zionist interests. Writing in an op-ed piece in the Israeli news service YnetNews, Israeli-born but US resident attorney Shoula Romano Horing, who teaches law at...
  14. reedak

    Bang bang in America but chop chop in China

    Mass public rampage killing sprees have risen in Asia, particularly China, in recent years. Since Asia is not so "high-tech" as compared with the US, the unfortunate victims were killed for no rhyme or reason mostly in knife attacks, not gun violence. A series of uncoordinated mass stabbings...
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    Fighting against all odds. Loyalty ,an alien concept in America.

    One issue dealing with the war in Europe during the 40s. was the determination of Germany to fight against all odds of ever winning. As late as Dec.1944 waffen SS commanders reported the morale among the combat units was exceptionally high. " One word I have never learned the meaning of is...
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    America's huge SURPLUS POPULATION.

    Man does not live by political declarations or amendments to documents but by what he can gain from the soil to eat and from the resources he can obtain from the forests and mines of the lands he lives on. Unless a nation has sufficient size to provide food and enough resources to provide...
  17. myp

    America and Egypt should trade leaders

    From Twitter earlier today: "Egypt's secretly Jewish and America's secretly Muslim politicians should trade places. Then they'd both feel at comfort with their lobbies."
  18. myp

    The Men Who Built America

    Just saw the first episode of the series by History channel. It is about Vanderbilt, Rockefeller, J.P. Morgan, Carnegie, and Ford. Pretty good- anyone else seen it?
  19. chris7375

    Adam Lanza attacked America.

    http://news.yahoo.com/essay-attack-school-attack-america-080556208.html I found this quit interesting and I think it holds true. Adam Lanza not only attacked Sandy Hook but attacked America too. I find the story to hold truths to it about our perceptions of schools. Read the article weigh in.
  20. =Zoomer=

    Where does America go from here?

    I realize this topic is "America"-centric, and this is an international board, but I personally welcome the world's view, considering the actions America takes unfortunately affect the rest of you too. So I ask the question, how do we reconcile as a nation (or don't we?) after this election...