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    It probably doesn't make it any worse but most of the victims weren't even from here, but were visiting NY on vacation.

    What truly makes it worse is 2 of the 8 victims were children. I'm kinda...
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    This attack is being called the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history.

    And that's saying something. That's saying a lot in terms of how big this is.

    My condolences to the victims and their...
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    Saudi Arabia will FINALLY allow women to DRIVE!!!!

    https://www.yahoo.com/news/saudi-arabia-allow-women-drive-191526867.html

    NER, where you at, man!?
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    143 million people...that's almost half of America.

    Shit...

    Well, I just checked with Equifax and my information might have been compromised. They want me to sign up for their Trusted ID...
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    I'm also getting sick of these terrorist attacks being committed in the name of Islam, but I don't know if the other guy means it the way I mean it.
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    As of right now the driver of the van is still at large.

    2 other suspects are in custody.
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    So what do you believe is the best course of action?

    The government is attempting to change the constitution and consolidate more power.

    Do you think a violent overthrow of the current...
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    Man, I'm hearing it's pretty fucking crazy over there in Venezuela right now. More than lately, at least.

    I'm glad countries are taking a stance and refusing to acknowledge decisions made by this...
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    This is one of those cases that make my heart skip a little faster every time I see a squad car.

    And not for the normal thought of, 'What if I get a ticket?'

    No, it's more like, 'What if I get...
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    The guy that returned from N. Korea in a coma just passed away at 22 years old.
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    'Sorry about that. Most of us didn't want him representing us. Please accept our sincere apology and please don't think too badly of us.'

    -America
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    "Normal" being of very important emphasis here. Normal as in the vast majority and just like you, lol.
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    What we're talking about, calling racism...racism, is not about putting all racism on equal ground though. It's about getting on common ground, identifying a problem and calling it what it is. It's...
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    Does the video really miss the point though when it clearly recognizes the basis of the argument, power + prejudice = racism? It's pretty straightforward actually, the thinking, racism isn't just...
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    Racism does not exist in every situation. The video draws no such conclusion. The only conclusion the video draws is, it'd be a good starting point if racist behaivor can be called racist regardless...
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    Yes, context does matter and that's why I'm against the idea that racism can only be attributed to one race. It's not that simple. As I've said many times before its affects varies depending on who...
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    That's not what it's saying, at all. It literally says, "It sure would be dandy if anyone who said or did anything racist could be called racist..."

    Not, 'It sure would be dandy if racism can only...
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    I don't know...

    I'm not seeing in the video where it says that the term racism can only be applied on the individual level. I don't even see where it's implying that. If I saw something like that...
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    Someone left a noose at the African American Museum in D.C.

    https://www.yahoo.com/gma/noose-found-african-american-museum-dc-063706470--abc-news-topstories.html

    No word yet on who.

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    Not to undermine the affect of institutionalized racism and the disparity of how racism affects minorities several magnitudes larger than any racism a white person might experience but...black people...
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    The U.S. is also sending its 3rd aircraft carrier into the region.

    https://www.yahoo.com/news/us-moving-3rd-aircraft-carrier-112828248.html

    Hopefully, probably, nothing but bluster.
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    This happened 2 days ago but another attack on Christians in Egypt happened and while no group has claimed responsibility it's consistent with past attacks from IS on the minority Christian...
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    They should, shouldn't they?

    Here's a gofundme page for the families of the victims including the survivor because he was a victim too.

    https://www.gofundme.com/tri-met-heroes
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    I mean, people might not have literally said "I am Orlando" but plenty of people said things like 'I stand with Orlando' or 'My heart is with Orlando' or 'I stand with the LGBT community' or some...
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    You're talking about the terrorist attack in Nice, France where someone drove a truck through a crowd of people which was subsequently covered in the news with wall to wall coverage for days???


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    Update: Controlled explosion by police was on a pile of abandoned clothing, not a suspicious item. There was no 2nd explosive device.

    Explosion that killed and hurt all those people happened...
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    Honestly, who cares about Richard Spencer losing his gym membership? I really don't even care if it was unfair to him. Life isn't fair and of all the shitty unfair things life can throw at you,...
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    I'm seeing a lot of reports stating it was an explosive device which contained nails. Not 100% confirmed but there also might have been 2 devices and the police did a controlled explosion on one they...
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    Sweden drops rape charges against Julian Assange.

    https://www.yahoo.com/news/swedish-prosecutor-drops-rape-investigation-assange-091632750.html

    Now he has even less reason to hide in the...
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    Oh look, a bank was prosecuted because of the 2008 financial crisis!!! Accountability at work...

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