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Passenger on Amtrak Locomotive Says His Train Was Also Struck by Object
Sat May 16, 2015
In reply to: URQ196 #3 It's called retrograde amnesia, and it's not uncommon in the case of traumatic events. I was a passenger in a car crash some 20 years ago, and although I was conscious for the entire event, I've never been able to remember anything from that morning. The sensible thing …
Florida mom launches petition against Toys 'R Us for carrying 'Breaking Bad' figures
Sun Oct 19, 2014
Even in the pic above, "Ages 15+" is clearly visible. Just because it's inappropriate for *young* children doesn't mean the store shouldn't carry it... it just means adults may have to employ that little-used skill known as PARENTING.
Test scores 'will not tell you everything': Read viral letter sent to U.K. school students
Wed Jul 16, 2014
The letter is not very original -- it's adopted from a similar US elementary school letter last year -- but the sentiment is certainly worth reiterating.
Soldiers Posing Around Empty Casket Spark Rage
Tue Feb 18, 2014
In reply to: cmk-513282 #70 - Obama did not "clown around" at Mandela's funeral, but at the memorial service held a week before, which had a celebratory mood. How can you tell the difference? People don't blow vuvuzelas at funerals.
Kerry's Brother: John's Not Anti-Semitic, We're Jewish
Fri Feb 14, 2014
In reply to: deb-3232690 #38 I look at Iran and see whole colonies of Jewish people living in peace. -- "Whole colonies," eh? In point of fact, there are now less than 15,000 Jews in Iran. By way of comparison, that's less than 1/5 the Jewish population of Cleveland alone.
NYC Schools to Get Islamic, Lunar Holidays Off
Wed Feb 5, 2014
In reply to: Susan McCormick #6 Yes, they closed for two days this past autumn for Rosh Hashanah (Yom Kippur fell on a weekend).
Coke features first gay family to appear in a Super Bowl ad
Sun Feb 2, 2014
@joshuabats - Feel free to locate to a country that is less diverse and tolerant. I hear Saudi Arabia is lovely this time of year.
Bathroom ban violated transgender student's rights: court
Fri Jan 31, 2014
@ron38 - Did you miss the part where the students at her school cheered the decision? The only ones who were "uncomfortable" were the supposed adults. School bathrooms all have stalls. You're not going to be seeing what's going on in the stall next to you anyway.
Meat Loaf admits, 'I'm a giant ham'
Tue Jan 28, 2014
In reply to: newsbomb #4 ...but I won't eat that.
'Selfie king' James Franco calls out TODAY for calling out his selfies
Fri Dec 27, 2013
Errrr... that was the annual Comedy Central. He didn't set it up for himself. Sorry you were forced to watch; perhaps you should get your remote fixed.
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