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Bernie Sanders believes Christians are not fit to hold positions of responsibility

While the nation’s capital was twittering with excitement on Wednesday about former FBI Director James Comey’s testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee, something far more outrageous was underway in another Senate hearing: Sen. Bernie Sanders, in a blatant violation of … Continue reading

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Diderot Overload, the upcoming spiritual successor to Mona Lisa Overdrive (not really)

In 1755 French writer and philosopher Denis Diderot published in the Encyclopédie ou dictionnaire des sciences, des arts et des métiers, par une société‚ de gens de lettres an article entitled Encyclopédie. In that he explained that a primary reason for … Continue reading

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CHENCHEN ZHANG 11 May 2017 Meet the Chinese netizens who combine a hatred for the ‘white left’ with a love of US president Donald Trump. If you look at any thread about Trump, Islam or immigration on a Chinese social … Continue reading

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Sometimes the enemy of your enemy is just pretending to be your friend until he can knife you in the back

Obviously, when a well-informed person investigates Pizzagate, that person must at some point wonder whether the Vatican is mixed up in it. The Vatican has been accused of a lot of “abuse,” but most of it doesn’t match up with … Continue reading

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The Buddhist Tradition of Warrior Monks Turns Out To Be Surprisingly Practical In The Modern World

The overcivilized modern world is preoccupied with fantasies of violence. It is understandable if your idea of martial arts is something you have derived from video games and cartoons. In A Fish Called Wanda, one of the characters blathers about … Continue reading

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