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  1. Toddler I hate that beauty products are so expensive. $28 for a nice lipstick? $55 for eyeshadow and $30 for mascara. i know you can get drugstore stuff but the nice stuff shouldn't be...(more) 19 min ago (10 replies)
    this much
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    • why shouldn't it be? 18 min ago
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    • you are pretty much paying for a label. imo the best lip coverage comes from revlon products. and mascara are a dime a dozen, there is no diff between cvs and mac items 18 min ago
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      • REVLON colors are awful. 11 min ago
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    • It isn't even better than drugstore stuff. You are paying for packaging and branding. If it were cheaper you wouldn't want it. 18 min ago
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    • I just dropped $250 at Sephora, I know exactly what you mean, I'm like a kid in a candy store with makeup and skincare products. 18 min ago
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    • Plus its just chemicals & is tested on animals 17 min ago
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      • ita. my niece only buys organic makeup, i am coming around to her point of virew with all the chemicals 17 min ago
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    • i allow myself to buy Sephora makeup once a year. 16 min ago
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    • i feel like spending money on foundation/bb cream/tinted moisterizer and lipstick is worth it. eyeshadow, I've never been able to tell the difference between expensive and drug...(more) 16 min ago
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    • skin creams are worth it if they're made with the right ingredients. ditto lip care and mineral makeup and sunscreen 14 min ago
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  2. Special Needs Today my aspie told me my life was half over because I'm 50. Of course, he's right (if I'm lucky) but I had to explain why that's not the sort of thing you go around telling...(more) 19 min ago (1 reply)
    people. He got it (i think) and was very apologetic.
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    • How old? That's appropriate for a 6-8 year old to say. 2 min ago
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  3. Toddler What are you getting your honey for VDay? 20 min ago (10 replies)
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    • A honey pot. 20 min ago
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    • card & small candy 20 min ago
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    • card. 19 min ago
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    • nothing 19 min ago
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    • a divorce 18 min ago
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      • lol 17 min ago
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        • not laughing about it today. really sad. ready to move on, but feel trapped by financial situation and dh's actions 15 min ago
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    • No clue, and these answers aren't helping! 18 min ago
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    • A watch and an Anki Drive car he wanted to race with ds 18 min ago
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    • nothing 14 min ago
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  4. Toddler We were playing a game called Heads Up last night, and 11yo ds had to get me to say Starbucks. He said, "Where white girls get their coffee." wtf. 20 min ago (41 replies)
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    • Lol 20 min ago
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    • wtf indeed. you are raising this child, what did he say when you questioned this? 19 min ago
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      • He said that was the first thing that came to his mind, and that he once saw something that said that on Instagram. He agreed it was insensitive. 17 min ago
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        • I've seen that. -NP 15 min ago
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    • he's observant 19 min ago
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    • Wow. Where did he get that at 11? 19 min ago
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      • from, you know, Starbucks 18 min ago
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        • The 11yo frequents Starbucks? And has noted that a preponderance of white girls go there? And lives in a place where not everyone is white? 17 min ago
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          • city kids pass dozens of starbucks every day. they also buy stuff there by 11 15 min ago
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            • Sure. I'm not saying I don't think kids go to Starbucks. I was just wondering how this kid formed his opinion. Op answered 13 min ago
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              • ok. I thought"tye 11 12 min ago
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                • "the 11 yo frequents Starbucks?" implied you thought that was unusual 11 min ago
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                  • Well, I know tha not all kids do. So I was wondering if that was how this kid formed the opinion. And it turns out he got it from Instagram 10 min ago
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      • He's 11, not 1 18 min ago
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        • This differs from my experience of children over the age of 1. I'd like to hear more from op 16 min ago
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          • You don't have an 11yo clearly 16 min ago
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            • I have a 12yo and a 9yo 15 min ago
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              • do they notice that there are black people and white people? 13 min ago
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                • Yeah, but I haven't heard them stereotype people that way. And yes, we live in a diverse area. 12 min ago
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              • And they've never repeated something insensitive or off color that they heard or read online?! 12 min ago
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                • No. 11 min ago
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                  • I call BS 9 min ago
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                    • Okay. Not everyone parents the same way. 8 min ago
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                      • It's not about parenting lol 7 min ago
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                        • yeah, it is. Lol. Because you're assuming that all kids are reading "off color" shit on the Internet. And not everyone allows that. 5 min ago
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          • Op- I responded. He saw it as a joke on Instagram, and it stuck with him, because it his experience it is true. 15 min ago
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            • Okay, thanks for answering. You said "wtf"; did it bother you? 14 min ago
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              • I told him it was an insenstive thing to say. 12 min ago
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                • There's a lot of inappropriate shit on Instagram, and kids are wading through it without adult influence 9 min ago
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                • why insensitive?? 5 min ago
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    • it's a meme. 19 min ago
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      • This must be what he saw in Instagram 17 min ago
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    • fake 19 min ago
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    • should've gone with "where basic girls get their coffee" 17 min ago
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    • Lol..my ds would say that too..but he would add while wearing their uggs 16 min ago
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      • and MK logo bag. 14 min ago
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      • lol. that's what dd's friend says too. 6 min ago
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    • dd's friends say this all the time (and they're white and she's black or coloured if you will) 6 min ago
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    • 1. did you guess correctly. 2. why 'insensitive'? 4 min ago
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  5. Toddler If I could shovel 1 hour a day I would be in good shape 21 min ago (11 replies)
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    • buy a small pile of gravel. Every day, move it a few feet with a shovel. 20 min ago
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      • huh. I think it's that clean air after it snows that makes me so good too 20 min ago
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      • this is totally going to be a new fitness trend. SoulShovel! 19 min ago
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    • It's too one-sided a workout for me. My back would be a disaster if I had to shovel often. 19 min ago
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      • OP: I have a bad back but somehow it feels better 19 min ago
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        • Weird! 18 min ago
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          • I know. I am weird. Everything about me is in terms of health. I think the opposite of whatever happens for most happens for me 17 min ago
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  6. Toddler Does anyone know iMovie? my ds is struggling with something and I have a question 21 min ago (1 reply)
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    • I do, but not super well. Has he tried youtube? Most of the time I get my questions answered there 18 min ago
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  7. Toddler Ok, so assuming you want to convey that a sentiment that, say, actors with various shades of dark skin don't have enough opportunities- what is the way to say that? People of...(more) 21 min ago (5 replies)
    color? brown skinned people? Minorities?
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    • People of color is fine. Very different than Archie Bunker's colored 21 min ago
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    • not white? 21 min ago
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    • plp- pigment lacking people 21 min ago
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      • no, pigment bountiful 12 min ago
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    • People of color 20 min ago
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  8. Toddler My most annoying FB friend constantly posts messages to specific people, like her mom or husband, but for everyone to see. Why not just tell your mother you love her or tell your...(more) 22 min ago (30 replies)
    husband you appreciate something he did. Why do all your friends need to know? Biggest ego I have ever witnessed - this is in addition to documenting all the minutiae of her life.
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    • I see that a lot too. Very strange. Just post on that person's wall. 21 min ago
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    • you can block her, unfriend her, hide her posts, something like that 21 min ago
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      • Its kind of like watching an accident, though. I am fascinated by the size of her ego. It is a source of entertainment for dh and me. 19 min ago
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        • What you describe isn't ego, it's just a social media thing. 19 min ago
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        • Pffffft. Like you don't have ego invested in what you're posting right now n 15 min ago
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      • No. Op is happy to complain. It's satisfying....(more) 19 min ago
        I know this because here I am complaining about her.
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    • i have one like that, too. i find it amusing more than annoying, though, which is why i haven't hidden her posts. 20 min ago
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    • Why are you so concerned? 20 min ago
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    • I hate those. My favorite is happy birthday ti my favorite sweetest 2 year old. Um- does your db have fb? No. 19 min ago
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      • No one in the history of Facebook reads this and thinks "wow, she doesn't know that her kid isn't reading this". It's like you're being deliberately obtuse in describing ...(more) 18 min ago
        deliberately obtuse.
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    • I just cannot understand why people on here get their panties in a twist about what other people are posting on social media, especially the personal stuff. I kind of get being...(more) 19 min ago
      annoyed at the blatant political lies, but if this woman wants to say she loves her mom, why on earth do you waste any brain cells on this?
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      • THEYRE ON SOCIAL MEDIA, AND THEYRE DOING IT WRONG! 18 min ago
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      • OP: OK - say "I have the best mom" and that is fine but this woman posts a long letter to her mom on FB or dh. Why? 17 min ago
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        • Because she wants to. Why are you so attached to this? 16 min ago
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        • This is the way she chooses to interpret and use social media. It's her soapbox. Get your own (oh but I'm so sure you post rarely). 16 min ago
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    • I don't understand people like you 19 min ago
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      • I feel like I see this Facebook hatereading every day. Every bit as mudane and predictable as those friends on Facebook. 17 min ago
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    • OP: I'm surprised that so many of you think this is a good thing. I guess that I don't think social media should replace personal relationships. Why do you need to have 1:1...(more) 16 min ago
      conversations on a social forum?
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      • Do you think this was actually endorsing what she does, or just getting that it happens? We aren't so much her champion as poking some holes in what you've said. 14 min ago
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      • We are flaming your need to repost about this on here and be a frenemy - you suck actually. And no - I don't post like that in FB - Im just more secure in myself that it doesn't...(more) 14 min ago
        affect me - not even on my radar
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      • I think it's a neuteral thing. I don't do it. I however think that your need to judge it harshing is also unhealthy 14 min ago
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      • You are talking to strangers on the internet on a public forum. You don't exactly have the high ground here n 13 min ago
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        • I wouldn't invite my mom or dh to join me on YBM so that we can talk. Don't be absurd 12 min ago
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          • I cannot believe you uttered "personal relationships..." With a straight face. It's all personal. It's all communication. If the goodwill is there what does it matter which...(more) 11 min ago
            mechanism.
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    • Because she wants everyone to see it. I agree, it's annoying. 15 min ago
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    • I love when people over analyze other people's social media post, treating it like we're back in high school reading way to much into every stupid book assigned 15 min ago
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      • On social media of another kind, no less. 14 min ago
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  9. Toddler Why does Romney change his official residence so much. It was Mass, then New Hampshire than San Diego and now he says his residence is officially Utah. 23 min ago (52 replies)
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    • taxes 22 min ago
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    • probably for something financial, although I do think his campaign for President will be reaching out to mormons more this time. 22 min ago
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    • daddy's coming home! 22 min ago
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    • please oh please do not run for presidency AGAIN. he is delusional. 22 min ago
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      • completely. It will be Jeb Bush and Clinton. I'm calling it. 21 min ago
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        • I have a feeling Bush is going to flame out. 21 min ago
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          • the name will carry him. 17 min ago
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      • But so much fun for us to watch! 21 min ago
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    • i don't know but i see him all the time in SD. we have the same taste in burgers. 22 min ago
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      • LOL at Burgerlounge?!!! 21 min ago
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        • yes!!! 21 min ago
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          • I've seen him there too! 20 min ago
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            • ^but only once. Too funny! 19 min ago
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              • hah! maybe you've seen me too. :) 19 min ago
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                • maybe? Do you live in La Jolla? I'm in birdrock. 18 min ago
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                  • i live in RSF but was working on a project in LJ for a while 14 min ago
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    • because he can. 21 min ago
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    • link? 21 min ago
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    • he clamed Utah (his ski house) as his residence for years until he was busted by a journalist, 20 min ago
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    • Like Hillary did? 19 min ago
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      • ? 19 min ago
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        • Arkansas, NY, DC...: 17 min ago
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          • Well, DC.. come on. And she actually LIVES in NY unlike Romeny and uta 15 min ago
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            • She moved to ny to run for office. Who are you kidding? 12 min ago
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              • and that was many many years ago and she still lives there. Unlike Romney. What are you not getting here? Romney does not LIVE in Utah. 11 min ago
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                • There's nothing to get. I think they arr both slimey cheats. You think Hillary isn't, for some daft reason 10 min ago
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                  • but she LIVES in NY. He does not live in Utah. Get it? THAT is what we are discussing. 6 min ago
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                    • She MOVED to NY and ran for office when she was barely a resident. She also cheats on her taxes. So why do you think she's so much better? 5 min ago
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                      • and she LIVES there. Has for many years. 4 min ago
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                        • And? She was still a little shit when she ran for office after barely living there to satisfy her political aspirations. 3 min ago
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                          • not the point. You still are not getting it. Never mind. 2 min ago
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                            • Not the point? Exactly the point. You think she is "above it all" and she's down in the mud with the rest of them. At least Romney, piece of shit that he is, doesn't have a wife...(more) 1 min ago
                              fucking underage hookers
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          • did she have a choice in regards to D.C.? WTF..She had to live there! She moved to NY after presidency and still lives there. Mitt Romney is a crazy person 14 min ago
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            • Romney was in Mass bc he was governor 12 min ago
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              • and claimed Utah as his promary residence until he was caught! He's a tax cheat 10 min ago
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                • So is she. Her dh has a slew of shady financial dealings 9 min ago
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                  • No. Her finances have been disclosed, unlike Romney. Nice try though. 7 min ago
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                    • Lol. I guess you missed the VF article on Bill 5 min ago
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                      • he's not running, is he? 4 min ago
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                        • Their finances are joint, are they not? 2 min ago
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                          • I give up. You are just too dumb. 1 min ago
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    • Distancing himself from coastal elites in misguided attempt to appeal to joe the plumber 19 min ago
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    • To avoid taxes. HIllary changed to run for office. 18 min ago
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      • Np: and to avoid taxes 17 min ago
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        • She pays standard rate on what she earns. He pays 15% on unearned income falsly classed as "capital gains." (and everyone cracks up about this well known scam). 14 min ago
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          • Now check her dh 11 min ago
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            • um…OK…. 4 min ago
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              • Someone doesn't read the news... 2 min ago
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    • He is a TAX CHEAT. 17 min ago
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  10. Toddler I don't know if this pot roast has enough fat to melt away and combine the ingredients to make a sauce. Should I add some stick? 23 min ago (2 replies)
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  11. Toddler It looks like range rovers ARE highly rated--I actually can't find anything that says otherwise--yet on YB it is "known" that they are unreliable cars...(more) 23 min ago (48 replies)
    • great cars but they are most often driven by new-moneyed show offs. 23 min ago
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      • That is what people here keep saying--not sure why they are any more show off-y than any other $$$ SUV 22 min ago
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        • because for people who buy new cars all the time, all of a sudden they all bought range rovers. If you drive around Key Biscayne in Miami, you see that Porsche Cayennes are very...(more) 20 min ago
          popular with the wealthy south american crowd right now
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          • That doesn't mean there is anything wrong with those people 19 min ago
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            • oh sorry, I was a np. I agree with you. 18 min ago
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          • so you need a new car. a RR is a good car and you like. you have money so you buy it. how is the odd or weird 18 min ago
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            • yes, I was a np, but I was speaking more to the sudden change and reaction 17 min ago
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      • That is who can afford them. 21 min ago
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        • nah. that's just who's willing to pay for them. You can buy a better, safer Mercedes SUV for 20k less, but then no one will know you can afford the RR. 20 min ago
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          • So you think the Mercedes driver and the Range Rover driver are different customers?? LOLOLOL! 19 min ago
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            • Yes. Like I think Merc drivers are different than Suburban SUV drivers. 19 min ago
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              • I disagree! I Live in a town where 1/3 drive Mercedes SUV 1/3 Drive Suburbans/Tahoes and the rest drive range rovers or other cars and they are all basically the same types of...(more) 18 min ago
                people
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              • I have a merc by choice. Dont want a RR. Just not my ride. I dont begrudge others for choosing it. 17 min ago
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                • op- I have a $$ suv and ITA---I don't get all of the hate and resentment 17 min ago
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                • I agree with you. 17 min ago
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            • NP: I do. 18 min ago
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              • They are not 17 min ago
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                • You seem mighty insecure about your status in the automobile world. You ok there? 15 min ago
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                  • How am I insecure? I am not the mercedes driver who thinks I am different from the Range Rover driver! 15 min ago
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                    • Im sure you're not insecure at all. You seem great. 13 min ago
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                      • What would I be insecure about?? I don't drive a mercedes suv or a range rover? I am just defending range rover drivers aginst these silly ad hominem attacks 10 min ago
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                        • They need a crusader like you! 9 min ago
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                          • Stop switching subjects.​ You are insisting I am insecure.​ How does calling out silly 7th grade mean girl behavior make ME insecure? 9 min ago
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                    • I am. 13 min ago
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                    • Oh honey... 13 min ago
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                      • Oh honey what?? Wouldn't it be the hallmark of insecurity to trash a person based on the type of car they drive? 10 min ago
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    • look at trudedelta. Not US News. 23 min ago
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    • they went through a long period where range rovers were unreliable and expensive, then recently they upped their game and now they are well thought of 22 min ago
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    • still with this? 22 min ago
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      • I just logged on and saw the epic (yet tired and unoriginal) range rover thread 20 min ago
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    • they used to have issues. like hyundai had issues. but no longer. MB GL has more issues than most new range rovers 21 min ago
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    • My issue with range rovers is they seem like the most popular car for carjackers. 21 min ago
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    • this is what click and clack used to say about it (RIP)...(more) 17 min ago
      We feel compelled to point out that the Discovery is screwed together in Jolly Olde England, which leads us to think that your mechanic won't be missing any more boat payments, if you feel like you've got to have a Discovery. If you simply must own a Discovery, it would be a good idea if your second car were a Toyota Camry.
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    • Thay are awesome if you need a lot of room for your large bodies. 16 min ago
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      • op- That is the funny thing about yb'ers and their uninformed hate for Range Rovers--they are hardly large SUVs 15 min ago
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        • In the suburbs I'm sure they are appropriately sized. 13 min ago
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    • i have had 2 and had no problems with, would get another in a heartbeat. 16 min ago
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    • It's just another mommy truck. They are all the same. 12 min ago
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      • op- ita 9 min ago
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      • oh look, the mommy basher is here 8 min ago
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    • Back then they were Land Rover, like Jaguar, they improved mechanically while subsidiaries of Ford Motors. 6 min ago
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  12. Toddler I'm not familiar w/Cumberbatch's work, but I just googled and read his apology, it was perfect, sincere, he took responsibility, i think he did great. 24 min ago (3 replies)
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    • It still came out of his mouth. 23 min ago
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      • op - you've never said something you regretted? He was advocating more diversity in TV/films in UK, he just used an outdated term but he was advocating for black actors. 22 min ago
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      • so? it was standard at one time. 22 min ago
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  13. Toddler Was dating a guy & I hurt his feelings, he seemed to forgive me we were going to make plans but he spent the weekend with his dcs then never texted that he got back, will be 2...(more) 24 min ago (20 replies)
    weeks tomorrow, does he want me to reach out or is he trying to get rid of me?
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    • move on 23 min ago
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    • he's just not that into you. 23 min ago
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    • take a hint and don't reach out again. 23 min ago
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    • how did you hurt his feelings? 23 min ago
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      • Op: he asked me to spend the night but I left after sex 22 min ago
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        • why did you leave? 21 min ago
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          • Op: he seemed really, really stressed and was complaining about all his issues with ex & parents even during to reply it was super awkward 20 min ago
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            • ^^foreplay 20 min ago
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              • how annoying. move on.... 18 min ago
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                • I thought if I left & gave him space he might reflect & relax. He acknowledged the behavior was crazy. 17 min ago
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                  • ^^the sex was good 17 min ago
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        • if you left after sex, after he asked you to stay the night, he probably has a whole new outlook on you! 21 min ago
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          • That being? 20 min ago
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            • maybe you're afraid of commitment?! or you only hook up with guys 17 min ago
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    • he thinks you're a bitch and he feels lucky you made it clear so he dumped you 22 min ago
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    • You don't need a baby like this who wants you to jump through hoops. You got divorced to end up with this jerk? 19 min ago
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      • No my dh died. I actually just want to sleep a/ him b/c he's the most attractive of all I'm dating. I sorta made that clear too (the sex part) 18 min ago
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        • You don't need a loser. 17 min ago
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        • wow, now I feel like an ass and can see why you didn't want to stay the night. 16 min ago
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          • Op: yes & he acknowledged it! But he's disappeared (well I haven't reached out) but casual w/ him could be fun 15 min ago
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  14. Toddler Thinking about making another pot of coffee 25 min ago (8 replies)
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    • keep us posted! 25 min ago
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    • keep thinking 24 min ago
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    • I will be doing that shortly. 24 min ago
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    • *puts fist under chin, eyes wide open* Tell us more! 24 min ago
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      • Time to retire that one. I'm all for snark, but it's getting old. Np. 23 min ago
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        • OP: personally I like mine where I say.......(more) 21 min ago
          oops, meant this for FB
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    • you gonna poop 23 min ago
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      • yes. everyone poops. 22 min ago
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  15. Toddler I have a friend who is recovering from injuries; she's diabetic and does eat regular baked goods but tries not to. I'd like to try my hand at baked goods for people w/ diabetes...(more) 26 min ago (4 replies)
    (type 1 if it matters). I saw some things online but wondered if anyone here has favorite, delicious recipes for cookie, cupcakes, etc for people with diabetes?
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    • Look at paleo recipes. They're made with nuts, seeds, pumpkin, almond flours. Very tasty too. 24 min ago
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      • thanks! 20 min ago
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      • Except these are carbs too and will wonk out the blood sugar. There are some diabetic recupies out there. She really just need s the carb counts 17 min ago
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        • low glycemic carbs. If she is baking, you cant get much better than that. 15 min ago
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  16. Toddler Why is it ok to say "people of color" but not colored? 26 min ago (51 replies)
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    • I wonder the same thing 26 min ago
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    • person-first language 26 min ago
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      • No, that's not it 23 min ago
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      • except you can still say black people. 23 min ago
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    • because if you constantly play offended victim and change the boundaries of acceptable language, you can paralyze your critics by keeping them defensive and eager to prove they...(more) 26 min ago
      aren't "racist." it's a good scam and had a good run but people are on to it now. it's just laughable.
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      • ^ read "rules for radicals" by saul alinsky for the whole strategy. it's all there. 25 min ago
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      • This applies to all PC language, though, not just racial. We can't say mentally retarded, we can't say handicapped, etc. etc. 23 min ago
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        • we can say what we like and they can go fist themselves if they don't like it. stop cowering in the face of these officious little hall monitors. they don't matter. 22 min ago
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    • "Colored" is like saying "Afro-american". it's from the 50's 25 min ago
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      • so what? we aren't obligated to keep up with the ever-changing sensibilities of precious minorities. suck it up, colored snowflake. 25 min ago
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        • omg! 24 min ago
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          • omg! *clutches pearls* MEAN WORDS ON THE INTERNET, GET ME MY SMELLING SALTS 24 min ago
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            • People judge you by what comes out of your mouth, and most people with any sensitivity at all, want to deliver their message without offending anyone. 22 min ago
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              • whoa, i totally disagree. 22 min ago
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                • ditto. i can't imagine walking around in life terrified i might have offended some random perpetually offended loser. 20 min ago
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                  • Not terrified, just mindful. 19 min ago
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                    • eh, fuck that 19 min ago
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                    • you can be mindful without badgering others for not sharing your paranoia. 19 min ago
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                      • That is not my mission either. 17 min ago
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              • people judge you by lots of things. you think they don't judge you for being a p.c. coward? because they (we) do. 21 min ago
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                • There's no pleasing everyone, I guess. 20 min ago
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                  • now you're getting it! welcome to adulthood. 19 min ago
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                    • I guess I just dont really understand your tone. The basis is well-intentioned. 15 min ago
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                      • but it isn't, actually. there's nothing well-intentioned about trying to control other people. ever. 14 min ago
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                        • We're not viewing the problem the same way, so I dont think we're going to agree. 12 min ago
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            • that's "get me my smelling salts, Beulah" 22 min ago
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      • Lol. It's from a LOT earlier than the 1950s, and wasnt a term of derision. Unless it was used that way. 23 min ago
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        • exactly. but don't expect a cultural marxist to be a) educated and b) honest. 22 min ago
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    • It's a delicate game of semantics, involving history and current events 24 min ago
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      • it's BS 24 min ago
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        • this. 23 min ago
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          • DON'T CALL ME COLORED! I MEAN, COMONNN 23 min ago
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            • but what if you are, in fact, colored? 21 min ago
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        • It does also involve lots of BS, too. But just saying "consider context" isnt perfct, either 22 min ago
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    • the shit is hurtful, from an ignorant time. no one needs that. 22 min ago
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      • toughen the fuck up. no one cares. 21 min ago
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        • I'm white. Stop jumping to conclusions your anger should be monitored. med school maybe? 19 min ago
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          • your post made no sense but thanks for being a weak seed swpl 18 min ago
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            • yet you responded. dirt bag. 17 min ago
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              • yes, i did. that's how forums work. are you new to the internet, weakling? 17 min ago
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        • Everyone cares, so you're wrong. 18 min ago
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          • no, not so much. the backlash is already huge and we're just getting started. enjoy it while it lasts, cupcake. 18 min ago
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            • Your sarcasm makes you ineffective. 14 min ago
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              • no, it makes me even funnier. besides, sarcasm is a favorite tool of the left. haven't you read your alinsky? (rhetorical, of course you have) 13 min ago
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                • Have a nice day. The post is officially dead. 11 min ago
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    • It just works better if you use the terminology that a particular group prefers at any given moment in time. Perhaps there's little difference semantically but colored was a term...(more) 19 min ago
      that was used during a time period before the civil rights movement and is associated with racist practices and laws
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      • what works better? and when the terminology is constantly changing (intentionally so, as part of a larger strategy), then it's foolish to go along with it. 17 min ago
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    • I say "laundry of color" 18 min ago
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  17. Toddler We started sending our kids to a private school- we were actually concerned about our oldest and felt he needed more attention. We have unwittingly ended up in a culture that...(more) 27 min ago (54 replies)
    I can't stand-- hedge fund people with teams of nannies, huge homes, etc. The school is really good for our children but I can't help feel that it's not good for anyone if the parents are not happy day to day. Anyone btdt and leave one of these school systems, NYC or otherwise? Did you regret it or was it the best thing you did?
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    • which parents aren't happy? you? if it's good for your kids, focus on the positives not the nannies & huge homes 26 min ago
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      • I meant DH and I. We don't feel like we are raising the kids in a community or having fun along the way. It's a very competitive and not friendly culture which is isolating. 25 min ago
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        • is it everyone or just a select few? we're in similar situation but i find people i like and stick with them or keep to myself. 24 min ago
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        • do the kids have friends at all? 24 min ago
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          • yes- nice friends. people commute from all over though so it's not a neighborhood experience. 23 min ago
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        • If your kid is thriving I'd leave it alone. Dont look to the school for community, friends, etc. Find that elsewhere. We commute to a different town for schools and that what we...(more) 20 min ago
          do.
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    • how did this happen "unwittingly" sorry to flame but you didn't get a vibe when you were looking at the school? 25 min ago
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      • We were more focused on our first- and finding a right fit for him. The "vibe" was not as high on our radar. It feels different now, he seems fine. 23 min ago
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        • NP: and I'm sure it's less noticeable when kids are smaller. 21 min ago
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    • sticky - i'm just deciding whether to send my kids TO a school like this from public.... 25 min ago
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      • ^^^ and this is exactly my reservation. the culture of the school. shallow values of parents. 24 min ago
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        • Btdt, brace yourself. 17 min ago
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    • itsounds awful, a school culture is 50% of it to me 25 min ago
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    • I was the "poor" kid at Chapin (FA) and I loved it (the school and the kids). My classmates actually preferred my apt, my parents were around (prof dad and novelist mom) and since...(more) 25 min ago
      my parents were secure I was as well.
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      • you and I are from different worlds. yours is where a professor and a novelist are poor. 24 min ago
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        • Note the quotes and, btw, novelists are poor in most places. 23 min ago
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          • ^mMy kids are in an urban independent school and we like it. We'd also like many publics. 22 min ago
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          • not really. I would consider those fancy people. Esp b/c obviously one has a PhD. 22 min ago
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            • just b/c they are fancy doesn't mean they have wealth. 21 min ago
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              • they are most definitely not poor 21 min ago
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                • Of course we were not poor. OMG follow the thread. 20 min ago
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                • compared to and in the eyes of the people she is talking about -- they are. get off your high horse. 20 min ago
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            • I hear you--but I suspect OP is not "poor" either. 21 min ago
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          • If that is poor, then my family were like the untouchables. 21 min ago
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        • np: my dad is a novelist. unless you're one of a dozen or so big names, you're bringing in a mc/lmc income at best, and it's deeply unpredictable work. the people you think of...(more) 21 min ago
          as having leisurly writing gigs and a great lifestyle are almost entirely supported by spouses.
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        • Prof mom: I'm in a stem department at a public university. I'll make 70k next year, in my 6th year there. it's not poor by any stretch of the imagination, but it's definitely...(more) 19 min ago
          not a ton.
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          • it is obnoxious to make that much money and call youself poor! 19 min ago
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            • ^even "poor" in quotes. 18 min ago
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              • Prof mom: compare my 70k to the HHIs people post about here (with the context of "I don't know HOW we'll pay for private tuition!"). 70k is literally an order of magnitude less...(more) 17 min ago
                than many of these people earn.
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                • doesn't matter, don't throw around the word poor 15 min ago
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            • Dude. She never called ANYONE poor. She said that, by comparison to the families sending their kids to one of the most expensive private schools in the country, they were poor....(more) 18 min ago
              With quotation marks.
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      • what decade? time have changed A LOT since we went to school. 17 min ago
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        • ^we are a legacy family and see a big dif between than and now. 15 min ago
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          • ditto- these schools are unrecognizable. 13 min ago
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            • and there certainly weren't 1000 applicants for 50 spots (most of which are filled with siblings and legacy). The competition and compentiveness of the parents are off the charts...(more) 10 min ago
              these days.
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              • I actually worry the whole set up just backfires- sending your kids to such a competitive environment (assuming you don't push your kids relentlessly) is going to be bad for them. 2 min ago
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    • i do like the low key nature of our public schools and the wide variety of people who attend. never done the private thing 24 min ago
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      • OP- I should mention DH and I both went to public school and met at one of the colleges that all of these crazy people are killing themselves to get into- but we would consider...(more) 23 min ago
        ourselves low key.
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        • why should you mention this? 23 min ago
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          • b/c we had a great experience of public schools. again, wondering why we are doing this. 21 min ago
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            • you are creating problems. you probably give off an annoying vibe 20 min ago
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    • this is my fear. we are thinking of sending our kids to private but afraid of who they might end up begin with all day 24 min ago
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    • is it really everyone? I've switched my focus a bit and found some regular people. 24 min ago
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      • ditto. kids love school, and i love the school itself. i got over my insecurities and found a nice group of friends, some wealthy some not. 22 min ago
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      • We have made a really nice group of friends-- but it's a small one. 18 min ago
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        • that's really all you need! 18 min ago
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    • Unwittingly? LOLOLOL 23 min ago
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    • we are the "poor" family at our private - we try to maintain a robust life for us and our kids outside of the school environment 23 min ago
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    • this is exactly why we never considered private school. and we can easily afford it. 20 min ago
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      • what public did you choose? have you been happy with it? 15 min ago
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    • Arren't those people what you killed to get your kids into the school for? You think a degree alone is why folks go to private schools? They go for access and networking...(more) 19 min ago
      opportunities. When your kid is in college and undecided about what to do, little Johnny's hedge fund dad will remember him and happily offer him an internship, no questions asked.
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      • That might be how some people think about it. Our school I feel the parents are much more competitive with each other, I can't imagine them all banding together to help out other...(more) 17 min ago
        people's kids.
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        • They will. Promise. It's how this world works. 15 min ago
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  18. Toddler Anyone watching Empire? Such a delicious soap opera 27 min ago (2 replies)
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    • we have been tapping it. I think we will binge watch on friday 25 min ago
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    • Omg..you have GOT to be kidding. i've tried but the writing and acting are horrible! 17 min ago
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  19. Toddler HONY is overdoing it with Vidal and his posts. Now it's all about family night but his mom isn't working so they can't have family night. It's turned into just asking for money. 27 min ago (4 replies)
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  20. Toddler Need a great book to curl up with. Any recs? 28 min ago (8 replies)
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    • the beach house- Alice Monroe 27 min ago
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      • np: thanks! 26 min ago
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        • it was a nice read. nothing crazy. just a nice simple story 25 min ago
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    • Literary fiction or genre? 27 min ago
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    • I am starting this book called lila--it is amazing writing 26 min ago
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      • Marilynne Robinson! She is amazing! 24 min ago
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    • Angel Fall by Kristen Hannah! 22 min ago
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    • Station Eleven 17 min ago
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  21. Toddler 9 yo dd and two friends are having a snowball fight with neighbors I don't know. can I ignore? i'm inside. 28 min ago (14 replies)
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    • ?? they can't play with everyone? 28 min ago
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      • of course. I just meant I can't tell if it is a friendly snowball fight or not. 28 min ago
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        • It's snow! Who cares? Step in if its rocks 27 min ago
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          • one of dd's friends just lifted a shovel full of snow over the fence at the neighbor kid 27 min ago
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            • nuclear escalation. 26 min ago
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            • Again snow. If it was the actual shovel? Step in 26 min ago
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            • how do you not know your neighbors kid? 25 min ago
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              • new renters 25 min ago
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                • next time just say "they're new". doesn't matter that they're renting 24 min ago
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                  • pfffft 24 min ago
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                  • give me a break. you are reading me wrong. they are new and I don't know how long they are staying, so I haven't baked cookies or anything. 22 min ago
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                • good. let them get to know each other :) 24 min ago
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        • sigh. leave them be. 27 min ago
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  22. Toddler Have you ever posted #blessed? 29 min ago (49 replies)
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    • No but I see it all the time on Twitter or FB. 28 min ago
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    • blessed is the world's stupidest description of good fortune or luck or anything positive. 28 min ago
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      • Anger issues? 27 min ago
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        • it's such a self absorbed way of thinking, disguised as something religious 27 min ago
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          • Yes you have issues 27 min ago
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            • no. quite the opposite. 26 min ago
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              • Don't be so sure - a word like that shouldn't have this kind effect on you 25 min ago
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                • i explained why i don't like it. it has no effect on me beyond that. if you don't like my explanation then you clearly do not feel the same. which is fine go ahead and keep...(more) 23 min ago
                  posting how blessed you are.
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            • i agree with her. not you, but the one that doesn't like blessed. 25 min ago
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            • You probably posted a blessed post day. "Having hot chocolate with Caden and Olivia. #snowday. #blessed." 25 min ago
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              • Wrong - I don't use the word - ever. That said, I don't get riled up about others using it 24 min ago
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                • Well aren't you so #blessed! 23 min ago
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                • ugh, any comment to the contrary of an OP is thought of as riled. come on now. 22 min ago
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                  • Look at OR's 1st response 22 min ago
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                    • that was me. you described me as riled. which i am not. merely telling you what i think. 21 min ago
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                      • In an angry way 21 min ago
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                        • np - i'm not seeing it. 20 min ago
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                        • eh. if i had zero feelings on this topic i wouldn't have stopped at this thread. not angry. i promise. 20 min ago
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                        • i don't think she sounds angry 20 min ago
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        • No because I'm #blessed 27 min ago
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    • No but see it on FB all the time - Atlanta 28 min ago
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    • no 28 min ago
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    • yes--from my black friends. 27 min ago
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      • we're a spiritual people 26 min ago
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      • this. and I read it bless ED that is how they say. 26 min ago
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      • this. i dont think its obnoxious, they ust have a strong belief in GOD. 24 min ago
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    • no, I find it particularly nauseating (hashtags in general) 27 min ago
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    • no. I hate that term. actually it pisses me off 27 min ago
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      • I hope you are medicated. 25 min ago
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        • nope nor do I need to be. I don't like the context that your fortune is chosen by a god. faith is good, piety is good. announcing your are BLESSED is the opposite of both. 23 min ago
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          • I was speaking to your irrational reaction and yet I receive another you should be medicated. stop jumping to shit. you assume much. 20 min ago
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            • i don't think she's begin remotely irrational. i totally agree with her. #blessed is smug when its trying to appear grateful. braggy when trying to appear pious 19 min ago
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            • i'm sorry, i don't understand your response. Yes, i don't like the phrase and the way it is used today. No I am not angry. I just explained above why. but I don't understand...(more) 18 min ago
              your comment
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      • this. as if people who have had bad things happen to them AREN'T blessed. 24 min ago
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        • this is one of the big implications with the term. Did you read what aaron rodgers said about this? 22 min ago
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    • The only time I've ever used a # is in place of the word, number, but I am a Luddite. 27 min ago
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    • it is obnoxious because it implies that people with bad luck or bad things happening are not blessed, are cursed, and that somehow god picked teh blessed people to shower good...(more) 26 min ago
      things on
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    • joking I have or to get you guys going 26 min ago
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    • no but some fucktard fb "friend" posts #blessed #grateful - multiple times per day and attaches her mom and mil to every picture even though they are not with her. she posts...(more) 26 min ago
      about 20 pctures minimum a day. former pageant person.
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      • ^ she is blessed in the car; she is blessed out to dinner; she is blessed for every other ridiculous thing. oh and both kids are under 10 and she lets them wear makeup outside of...(more) 23 min ago
        the house. it is sick and wrong
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    • My priest friend said he cringes when he hears/sees that due to the implication that the less fortunate are some how out of God's good graces...(more) 24 min ago
      He said he gets they are showing gratitude but thinks it is poorly expressed
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      • i like your priest friend. this hits the nail on the head 23 min ago
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        • #MsgrFerraresse sp, sorry padre 23 min ago
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    • no, but dh's born again relatives post #godisgood constantly. B/c God made their casserole come out of the oven at the perfect time, perfectly cooked and oh so yummy. 23 min ago
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    • omg no 22 min ago
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    • Better than #Iearnedthis! 11 min ago
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  23. Toddler Obviously, the more money you have the more power and influence comes with it. This is obviously a huge problem, but is there anyway to fix it? 30 min ago (29 replies)
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    • we all know that with no money, a person cannot win an election. money drives politics. 29 min ago
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      • Perhaps a federally funded election is the way to go? 28 min ago
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        • i wish i had the brain power to solve it. 28 min ago
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        • YES 28 min ago
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        • and if I, as a voter, happen to like one candidate, you're going to prevent me from buying ad space in the newspaper promoting that candidate? 27 min ago
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          • Would that be the end of the world? 27 min ago
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            • it would be the end of free speech. 26 min ago
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              • Would it though? i am not saying you can't campaign. We are just hashing this out here. 26 min ago
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                • what is campaigning? 26 min ago
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                  • put a sign on your lawn. call your friends. post on fb. get a bumper sticker. 25 min ago
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                    • can I make up a few bumperstickers and hand them out to my friends? 25 min ago
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                      • Yes. 24 min ago
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                        • Can I make 5 million bumper stickers and distribute them to anyone who wants them? 23 min ago
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                          • now things get complicated, right? 23 min ago
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                            • They shouldn't be, unless you want to limit my free speech. 21 min ago
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                    • can I buy airtime on the local network to state my support for a candidate? 24 min ago
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                      • Hmmm… what do you think? 23 min ago
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                        • Well that's what I'm trying to figure out. Where's the limit at what I can and can not spend in the name of expressing my political views. 22 min ago
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                          • Where is the line between expressing views and buying support? 21 min ago
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    • We could cap that sht 28 min ago
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    • Campaign finance reform 28 min ago
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    • why is it a huge problem? 28 min ago
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      • Because a very small part of the population holds too much power and influence, which directly impacts and harms a large part of the population. 27 min ago
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        • I don't see how that's happening 27 min ago
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          • is this a joke? 25 min ago
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            • no 25 min ago
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              • Ok. well, among other things: those with money can support candidates who in turn will act on behalf of those supporters. Further, those with money are more likely and able to...(more) 24 min ago
                hold office, acting in the best interest of those like them.
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    • it's not a stretch to say that all politicians are bought and paid for by their rich masters. why do people pretend voting matters? 28 min ago
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  24. Toddler I think paint is so overpriced. $60/gallon! It seems like it should be $25. 30 min ago (9 replies)
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    • go to Home Depot 29 min ago
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    • it's not $60/gallon. there are other options 29 min ago
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    • so is cereal 29 min ago
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    • good paint is expensive and worth it. you can get a $25/gallon paint, though. 29 min ago
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    • Seems crazy to me too, but it's also so much better to get the pricey stuff. 28 min ago
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    • what brand are you buying? are you sure you aren't paying more for fancy marketing and fancy color names? 28 min ago
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    • You can get it for a lot less but good paint goes so much further, looks better, and can have a lot less VOCs (the bad fumes) 27 min ago
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      • np: ita, and you often get one-coat coverage with a few spot touchups. 23 min ago
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    • never heard of this, you must be buying fancy, I'm a home depot girl 27 min ago
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  25. Toddler Pick it, lick it, roll it, flick it! 30 min ago (1 reply)
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    • that's what she said 30 min ago
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