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    Nonsense. Properly produced Tofu is calorie for...

    Nonsense.
    Properly produced Tofu is calorie for calorie one of the most nutritious foods you can eat. It also doesn't have much in the way of taste, that's the beauty of it because it's very...
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    Coming from a Scottish background, I can honestly...

    Coming from a Scottish background, I can honestly tell you that nobody on Earth does lamb worse than the Scots.

    The Greeks on the other hand, now they know how to prepare lamb!...
  3. Thread: Astronomy

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    It would not prove or disprove either the...

    It would not prove or disprove either the existence of, or influence of Dark Matter on our solar system.
    The theory that seems to be gaining traction lately, is that Dark Matter coalesces in the...
  4. Thread: Astronomy

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    The problem with Proxima Centauri, among other...

    The problem with Proxima Centauri, among other things, is that it periodically flares, and unless I'm mistaken is part of a distant binary star system... most people don't understand just how...
  5. Thread: Astronomy

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    The problem with Proxima Centauri, among other...

    The problem with Proxima Centauri, among other things, is that it periodically flares, and unless I'm mistaken is part of a distant binary star system... most people don't understand just how...
  6. Unfortunately, not in our lifetime.

    Unfortunately, not in our lifetime.
  7. This is a literature forum, it even says so in...

    This is a literature forum, it even says so in the title, "The Literature Network".
    Go peddle your deviant religion elsewhere. Christianity is bad enough, not because the New Testament is so awful,...
  8. I'd be more open to Islam if not for the Prophet...

    I'd be more open to Islam if not for the Prophet Muhammad.
    He had sex with girls as young as nine, sex with young boys, and also camels.

    I'm a real Atheist; **** Muslims, **** their religion,...
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    My advice is stay well clear of Moby Dick. It's...

    My advice is stay well clear of Moby Dick.
    It's not that it isn't a classic of American Literature and for its time an innovative work of fiction, it's because the narrative style is so cumbersome...
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    You have to except Kipling's work within the...

    You have to except Kipling's work within the context of the man and his time. His sin was that he sold his soul to the British ruling class, unfortunately he never really understood that class, or...
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    Depends upon how vivid life is to you, and if no...

    Depends upon how vivid life is to you, and if no matter the circumstance it always remains precious.
    Looking at it as pragmatically as I can, you can always commit suicide on down the road... what's...
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    Most suicides have little to do with any of that....

    Most suicides have little to do with any of that.
    The main cause is mental illness.
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    Think of Oneness as perfect knowledge, or...

    Think of Oneness as perfect knowledge, or 'logos', the word of God that sets a divine reason and order to the universe, and from our limited perspective; where and how we fit in.
    It's of course...
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    I'm not much help, was a little kid when my...

    I'm not much help, was a little kid when my parents took us to the Statue of Liberty. I remember only fragments of the visit... you might try this site and take the virtual tour, should add to your...
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    Well, here you are then... a horse's behind, and...

    Well, here you are then... a horse's behind, and a behind of a more attractive sort.

    http://i1081.photobucket.com/albums/j359/MockingbirdOutpost/Stormys%20Trickiest%20Trick_zpsnoys8vta.jpg
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    Another conservative rant with no substance. ...

    Another conservative rant with no substance. Something Donald Trump would say.

    The government does indeed propagate wealth through infrastructure (transportation, communication, etc, etc),...
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    Excellent work, satire with wit and humor.

    Excellent work, satire with wit and humor.
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    The $146 million budget of the National Endowment...

    The $146 million budget of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) represents just 0.012% (about one one-hundredth of one percent) of federal discretionary spending. One Navy F-35C Fighter Jet...
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    Thanks! I think I fall into that most inglorious...

    Thanks!
    I think I fall into that most inglorious of artistic categories... being an, Illustrator(whore).:wink5:
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    I think what's at the heart of Mr. Florczak's...

    I think what's at the heart of Mr. Florczak's disdain for modern art, is that fine art has been removed from the realm of those with extraordinary talent, and can now be produced and appreciated by...
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    Typical, very snobbish and narrow definition of...

    Typical, very snobbish and narrow definition of "modern art", and those artists who don't paint pretty pictures.

    When you go to an art gallery or stuffy museum are you really moved by portraits of...
  22. Thread: Euro 2016

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    Sticky: Poll: I just can't watch international men's soccer...

    I just can't watch international men's soccer anymore, my god, what a bore.

    The only soccer I ever watch are the Olympic Games and World Cup, and only women's soccer matches. Is it only me, but...
  23. Michael Chabon comes to mind... though his...

    Michael Chabon comes to mind... though his fiction often centers around jewish themes and archetypes.
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    "Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee." ...

    "Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee."

    Besides being a clever boast, the words roll off the tongue nicely.
  25. Thread: La France

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    I assure you, extremism is alive and well in...

    I assure you, extremism is alive and well in America.
    If the very real prospect of Donald Trump becoming President isn't extreme, I sure don't know what is.
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