1. Ralph47

    Europe's Ticking Time Bomb

  2. Ralph47

    Trump Turns Down Time's "Person Of The Year"

    LOL! :D President Trump said Friday that he turned down being named Time's "Person of the Year" after the magazine only told him he "probably" would be selected. https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/trump-i-turned-down-times-person-of-the-year/ar-BBFBIZN
  3. C

    John McCain: It’s time Congress returns to regular order

    Congress will return from recess facing continued gridlock as we lurch from one self-created crisis to another. We are proving inadequate not only to our most difficult problems but also to routine duties. Our national political campaigns never stop. We seem convinced that majorities exist to...
  4. David

    Election time lies/exadrations: Dems this time.

    Florida Law Would Make It A Crime For Transgender People To Use Public Bathrooms tl;dr Floridian Republicans have proposed a bill that would make it a misdemeanor for a transgender to go to the wrong bathroom (or any sex segregated area). On the surface, this looks like more discrimination...
  5. Protectionist

    NOW is the Time for Britain to Reinstate the Death Penalty

    It has never been more appropriate a time for the UK to reinstate its long-held death penalty (last used in 1964). With the trial of the Muslim fanatic killers of Lee Rigby, this perfectly is why the death penalty is necessary. These 2 dirtbags, with no regard for human life, filled with...
  6. chip

    Time for my introduction thread...

    Hi everyone... I'm one of the most laid back people you will ever meet, and I absolutely love learning and community. The one constant in my life has been I love to learn about new things, and to be open to other perspectives and viewpoints, because we are all in this together! I like to...
  7. myp

    Wendys and Taco Bell cutting full time employees' hours to avoid Obamacare provision

    Good post with many thoughtful points by Matt Iglesias. Worth the read. http://www.slate.com/blogs/moneybox/2013/01/08/obamacare_and_part_time_workers_wendy_s_and_taco_bell_franchisees_talking.html
  8. chris7375

    Lanza took time to Plan the attack.

    I figured he planned it in advance. Though I do disagree with leaving the mental issue alone and stop focusing on it. I mean does a sane person truly commit a crime of this magnitude? I don't think so, so in reality mental issues come into play somewhere along the line.
  9. DodgeFB

    Gingrich: GOP rivals agree, time to focus on Obama

    Newt Gingrich, confirming he met with Mitt Romney last week in New Orleans, said Friday that he and his rivals in the Republican presidential contest are talking about ways to make sure the eventual nominee can beat President Obama. "We have all three been talking with each other all during...
  10. P

    Hollywood has to reach way back in time for cinematic enemies

    http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1226753/ In 2011, we're STILL having movies about nazis, even though the nazis were overthrown 66 years ago. [SIZE=4]Hey! I got an idea! How about making a movie where the al qaeda islamofascists were the enemy of the US? Gosh, didn't they just waste osama? Think...
  11. Phil

    Philadelphia Tax Amnesty - Time's Almost Up!

    Hello, There's only 4 days left before Philadelphia Tax Amnesty ends! If you owe back taxes to the City of Philadelphia now would be a great time to settle up. Individuals and businesses are eligible. Not only will all penalties be waived but 50% of the interest will be forgiven also...
  12. A

    The greatest general of all time

    Throughout history there have been generals who have not only been very brave, but also excellent planners. My favorite have been Julius Ceasar and Alexander the great
  13. David

    Is time travel ethical?

    http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=8242243689164201392# Is time travel ethical? Apparently they're building a time machine, so it would seem this is a relevant question.
  14. myp

    What is the greatest invention of all time?

    This is along the lines of my other thread, but what do you feel is the greatest invention of all time? I am still thinking this one over too, but the printing press is definitely up there as is the alphabet/language.
  15. Dirk

    Party Time!

    If an emergency presidential election were called tomorrow, which party would you vote for, if any? Discussion of choices is encouraged, obviously. If you're not American, vote anyway. Most on the forum are, so this will give some perspective of what your political opinions are. I have a...
  16. C

    Same sex marriage - has the time come?

    I've read a few articles in news magazines lately pointing out how rapidly the attitude toward same-sex marriage has changed, and how little outcry there has been over recent laws and court rulings. (I say same-sex because, given the ending of Boston Legal, obviously homosexuality is not...
  17. myp

    Worst presidents of all time

    I am not sure how many of you use Facebook, but the LivingSocial application is becoming quite popular nowadays. It allows people to pick their top five for virtually anything. I recently installed it and picked my top five worst US Presidents and thought it'd be a good topic of conversation...
  18. G

    Newsweek Greediest People of All Time

    I recently heard a news on the TV about a lists of greediest persons on Earth and I want to share it to you. The lists came fro the international news magazine Newsweek. Guess who is the man/woman on top? It's Imelda Marcos. A former first lady of the Philippines. here are the full list...
  19. D

    Waste of Precious Time

    I saw an ad by IBM that says: "Last year, Americans spent 4.2 billion hours sitting in traffic." What a waste of precious time! How can we resolve this dilemma?
  20. A

    The right time to invest in stock?

    After economic downturn at the end of the year, now we starting to see a light to world economic. And now, since the stock price is at the lowest price, do you think it's the best time to start investing again on stocks? Many broker ask me to join them and buy stock now as they predict the stock...