Current Events Keep up on all the latest in news, politics, and interesting bits from around the world. Sun, 23 Sep 2018 02:52:49 +0000 Sun, 23 Sep 2018 02:52:49 +0000 IGN Boards /boards/forums/current-events.5361/ workers get $12 an hour and boss gets over $11,000,000 an hour Sat, 08 Sep 2018 17:47:57 +0000 /boards/threads/workers-get-12-an-hour-and-boss-gets-over-11-000-000-an-hour.455181192/ /boards/threads/workers-get-12-an-hour-and-boss-gets-over-11-000-000-an-hour.455181192/ invalid@example.com (prosperity4all) prosperity4all
https://www.rt.com/business/437939-besoz-net-profit-amazon-wages/]]>
Companies that use American tax dollars and forced labor to make money Sun, 19 Aug 2018 19:54:45 +0000 /boards/threads/companies-that-use-american-tax-dollars-and-forced-labor-to-make-money.455164664/ /boards/threads/companies-that-use-american-tax-dollars-and-forced-labor-to-make-money.455164664/ invalid@example.com (jamkid23) jamkid23
  • American General Financial Group

  • American Express Company, Bank of America

  • Community Financial Services Corporation

  • Credit Card Coalition

  • Credit Union National Association Inc.

  • Fidelity Investments

  • Harris Trust & Savings Bank

  • Household International

  • LaSalle National Bank

  • J.P. Morgan & Company

  • Non-Bank Funds Transmitters Group
ENERGY PRODUCERS/OIL:

  • American Petroleum Institute

  • Amoco Corporation...

Companies that use American tax dollars and forced labor to make money]]>
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Useful idiots on the left. Fri, 17 Aug 2018 20:48:54 +0000 /boards/threads/useful-idiots-on-the-left.455090314/ /boards/threads/useful-idiots-on-the-left.455090314/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT
@edgyswingsetacid

Is this you?
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shouldn't we plant billions of trees now? because Sun, 15 Jul 2018 14:51:01 +0000 /boards/threads/shouldnt-we-plant-billions-of-trees-now-because.455155750/ /boards/threads/shouldnt-we-plant-billions-of-trees-now-because.455155750/ invalid@example.com (prosperity4all) prosperity4all
oxygen level since 1990

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and there are more than 2000 species of trees with edible fruits and nuts and berries



trees produce 21 Million calories per acre

trees produce oxygen and wealth and wildlife habitat and food and timber.



cows produce 1 Million calories per acre

cows produce

Methane which is 30 times higher effect heat-trapping greenhouse gas]]>
CLUB PENGUIN GOING OFFLINE MARCH 29, 2017 Fri, 13 Jul 2018 22:36:22 +0000 /boards/threads/club-penguin-going-offline-march-29-2017.454921524/ /boards/threads/club-penguin-going-offline-march-29-2017.454921524/ invalid@example.com (muppetslut) muppetslut THERE ARE ONLY 54 DAYS LEFT


CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE *OFFICIAL* COUNTDOWN TIMER!!!!!!!!!

:( RIP :(
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What is the Best Indian Stock Market Apps? Fri, 13 Jul 2018 13:18:16 +0000 /boards/threads/what-is-the-best-indian-stock-market-apps.455154980/ /boards/threads/what-is-the-best-indian-stock-market-apps.455154980/ invalid@example.com (advisorymandi) advisorymandi
What do you think?

Is it possible for each and every app to be the best?

Well, definitely not. There are always benefits and flaws among apps. Instead of stretching it so far or giving long reviews on 5-6 different...

What is the Best Indian Stock Market Apps?]]>
Christian Council of Korea (CCK) must repent and disband! Fri, 13 Jul 2018 05:18:09 +0000 /boards/threads/christian-council-of-korea-cck-must-repent-and-disband.455154894/ /boards/threads/christian-council-of-korea-cck-must-repent-and-disband.455154894/ invalid@example.com (Awareness111) Awareness111
Why does the CCK put the blame of their own wrongdoings on other Christian organizations that do not belong to them? This is because the false doctrines of CCK have been exposed by the truth from other Christian organizations. Then they must correct everything they have done wrong! All believers desire the truth.

The following are some of the corruption actions of CCK.

CCK does not have the word of God. Instead, it is full of teachings of...

Christian Council of Korea (CCK) must repent and disband!]]>
buying name brad clothes? Sun, 24 Jun 2018 22:17:23 +0000 /boards/threads/buying-name-brad-clothes.455148426/ /boards/threads/buying-name-brad-clothes.455148426/ invalid@example.com (WackArnolds) WackArnolds those stores appeal to both men and women, As for women when it comes to buying clothes like "Kate Spade,Tory Burch, Coach, Michael Kors, Kendra Scott and Ann Taylor and Loft"

Like how often to shop these brands at the regular mall or at outlet mall or online or maybe a secondhand store?? Are buying them at full price or waiting for sale/discount or maybe going to...

buying name brad clothes?]]>
Does news bad if you relate to them emotionally? Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:16:52 +0000 /boards/threads/does-news-bad-if-you-relate-to-them-emotionally.455146626/ /boards/threads/does-news-bad-if-you-relate-to-them-emotionally.455146626/ invalid@example.com (anyhelpifrert01) anyhelpifrert01 more fish in the oceans by 2050 Fri, 08 Jun 2018 12:47:25 +0000 /boards/threads/more-fish-in-the-oceans-by-2050.455142624/ /boards/threads/more-fish-in-the-oceans-by-2050.455142624/ invalid@example.com (prosperity4all) prosperity4all

or


more plastic than fish in the oceans by 2050


https://www.theguardian.com/busines...fish-in-the-sea-by-2050-warns-ellen-macarthur


what is our preference?]]>
Here is a nice book on the foreign policy of the US government. Wed, 06 Jun 2018 10:41:39 +0000 /boards/threads/here-is-a-nice-book-on-the-foreign-policy-of-the-us-government.455082111/ /boards/threads/here-is-a-nice-book-on-the-foreign-policy-of-the-us-government.455082111/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT
[​IMG]

https://williamblum.org/]]>
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Game Stars looking for gamer / cyber sportsmen Tue, 05 Jun 2018 10:21:20 +0000 /boards/threads/game-stars-looking-for-gamer-cyber-sportsmen.455141577/ /boards/threads/game-stars-looking-for-gamer-cyber-sportsmen.455141577/ invalid@example.com (GameStarsJob) GameStarsJob We need Gamers that are ready to start making money on eSports. Particularly, in the following games:
Dota 2
League of legends
CS:GO
HoTS
Hearthstone
StarCraft

A number of new eSports teams will be formed for training and participation in professional tournaments in the near future.
The teams will be funded through internal ICO based on Game Stars blockchain platform. New teams give a chance for beginner players with an experience of participation in tournaments and young cyber...

Game Stars looking for gamer / cyber sportsmen]]>
The Myth of Liberal Policing Mon, 21 May 2018 21:43:40 +0000 /boards/threads/the-myth-of-liberal-policing.455081276/ /boards/threads/the-myth-of-liberal-policing.455081276/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT
Liberals think the police rightly have a monopoly on...

The Myth of Liberal Policing]]>
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President says invest trillions of dollars in solar power now, because Wed, 16 May 2018 16:36:23 +0000 /boards/threads/president-says-invest-trillions-of-dollars-in-solar-power-now-because.455134475/ /boards/threads/president-says-invest-trillions-of-dollars-in-solar-power-now-because.455134475/ invalid@example.com (prosperity4all) prosperity4all
https://economictimes.indiatimes.co...ros-for-solar-energy/articleshow/63255044.cms

https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/1-t...2030-french-president-emmanuel-macron-1822435


President says

invest trillions of dollars in solar power now

because...

President says invest trillions of dollars in solar power now, because]]>
Oh I'm sorry. Is this the BIGBISCUIT board? Sat, 05 May 2018 17:13:25 +0000 /boards/threads/oh-im-sorry-is-this-the-bigbiscuit-board.455094382/ /boards/threads/oh-im-sorry-is-this-the-bigbiscuit-board.455094382/ invalid@example.com (SecondStranger) SecondStranger ]]> 4 Lee Camp schools "Russiagaters" and intellectually bitch slaps MSNBC. Wed, 25 Apr 2018 22:41:15 +0000 /boards/threads/lee-camp-schools-russiagaters-and-intellectually-bitch-slaps-msnbc.455126715/ /boards/threads/lee-camp-schools-russiagaters-and-intellectually-bitch-slaps-msnbc.455126715/ invalid@example.com (KOD2036) KOD2036
It would be wonderful if the rest of American media was this honest.

BTW, i love the annotation below the video that Youtube is now putting there and one of the first comments......

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The crisis in Brazil. Tue, 10 Apr 2018 08:43:53 +0000 /boards/threads/the-crisis-in-brazil.455113122/ /boards/threads/the-crisis-in-brazil.455113122/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT habeas corpus, and on the following day, before new appeals were filed to the Regional Federal Court of the 4th Region, judge Sérgio Moro ordered Lula’s arrest.

The rejection of habeas corpus comes after the precedent set by Supreme Court ruling in 2016, authorizing the enforcement of the sentence upon conviction on the second instance. [In Lula’s case this means that while he can...

The crisis in Brazil.]]>
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Why Iraq was destroyed. Sat, 07 Apr 2018 18:37:24 +0000 /boards/threads/why-iraq-was-destroyed.455107951/ /boards/threads/why-iraq-was-destroyed.455107951/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT
Iraq seems to have a very tragic history of imperial interference by the British and American ruling classes. We need to develop some sort of international law system to prevent this kind of insane stuff from happening.

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This is the most entertaining history I have read in awhile. Sun, 25 Mar 2018 10:05:31 +0000 /boards/threads/this-is-the-most-entertaining-history-i-have-read-in-awhile.455107553/ /boards/threads/this-is-the-most-entertaining-history-i-have-read-in-awhile.455107553/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT
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anyone have a good link that explains Trump's current science infrastructure plan? Wed, 21 Mar 2018 17:40:01 +0000 /boards/threads/anyone-have-a-good-link-that-explains-trumps-current-science-infrastructure-plan.455106097/ /boards/threads/anyone-have-a-good-link-that-explains-trumps-current-science-infrastructure-plan.455106097/ invalid@example.com (yung_lord66) yung_lord66 Tales from The Swamp with Crooked Donald. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 13:14:21 +0000 /boards/threads/tales-from-the-swamp-with-crooked-donald.455091904/ /boards/threads/tales-from-the-swamp-with-crooked-donald.455091904/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT 8 Antidepressants are pretty much snake oil according to this new book. Tue, 06 Mar 2018 22:26:24 +0000 /boards/threads/antidepressants-are-pretty-much-snake-oil-according-to-this-new-book.455097848/ /boards/threads/antidepressants-are-pretty-much-snake-oil-according-to-this-new-book.455097848/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT
https://thelostconnections.com/]]>
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West Virginia teachers Mon, 05 Mar 2018 05:12:54 +0000 /boards/threads/west-virginia-teachers.455099703/ /boards/threads/west-virginia-teachers.455099703/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Who,_whom?]]>
The multiple ways the 2016 election was rigged. Sun, 04 Mar 2018 15:14:26 +0000 /boards/threads/the-multiple-ways-the-2016-election-was-rigged.455099437/ /boards/threads/the-multiple-ways-the-2016-election-was-rigged.455099437/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT
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Trump has a 37 percent approval rating. Congress has a 20 percent approval rating. Mon, 26 Feb 2018 03:37:39 +0000 /boards/threads/trump-has-a-37-percent-approval-rating-congress-has-a-20-percent-approval-rating.455095888/ /boards/threads/trump-has-a-37-percent-approval-rating-congress-has-a-20-percent-approval-rating.455095888/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT
http://news.gallup.com/poll/201617/gallup-daily-trump-job-approval.aspx

http://news.gallup.com/poll/1600/congress-public.aspx...

Trump has a 37 percent approval rating. Congress has a 20 percent approval rating.]]>
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Twitter exposes right wing astroturfing. Thu, 22 Feb 2018 11:37:51 +0000 /boards/threads/twitter-exposes-right-wing-astroturfing.455095495/ /boards/threads/twitter-exposes-right-wing-astroturfing.455095495/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT James O’Keefe published a series of undercover videos purporting to show Twitter engineers boasting of their ability to “shadow-ban” far-right users, or hide their tweets from appearing online. Those claims were quickly debunked, but fears that Twitter—an alleged bastion of Bay Area liberalism—is censoring...

Twitter exposes right wing astroturfing.]]>
Capitalist goons attack in Honduras. Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:27:44 +0000 /boards/threads/capitalist-goons-attack-in-honduras.455095096/ /boards/threads/capitalist-goons-attack-in-honduras.455095096/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT It was the middle of the night when they broke down the door. The children, aged 3 and 6, and their parents were all fast asleep in their home in Pimienta, a town 18 miles south of San Pedro Sula, in northwestern Honduras.

“They arrived at three in the morning,” said the mother of two whose home was raided. U.S.-trained and supported special forces agents, known as TIGRES, as well as criminal investigation officers searched the family home, flipping over the beds and ripping pillows...

Capitalist goons attack in Honduras.]]>
Mark Twain on Revolution. Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:28:28 +0000 /boards/threads/mark-twain-on-revolution.455093870/ /boards/threads/mark-twain-on-revolution.455093870/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT THERE were two “Reigns of Terror,” if we would but remember it and consider it; the one wrought murder in hot passion, the other in heartless cold blood; the one lasted mere months, the other had lasted a thousand years; the one inflicted death upon ten thousand persons, the other upon a hundred millions; but our shudders are all for the “horrors” of the minor Terror, the momentary Terror, so to speak; whereas, what is the horror of swift death by the axe, compared with lifelong death...

Mark Twain on Revolution.]]>
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Labor union wins 28 hour work week in Germany. Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:27:35 +0000 /boards/threads/labor-union-wins-28-hour-work-week-in-germany.455090104/ /boards/threads/labor-union-wins-28-hour-work-week-in-germany.455090104/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT
http://www.opensecrets.org/industries/

@Steev84

The American labor movement should separate from the Democrats and form a real...

Labor union wins 28 hour work week in Germany.]]>
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Time for a serious discussion about the South. Fri, 26 Jan 2018 01:47:27 +0000 /boards/threads/time-for-a-serious-discussion-about-the-south.454505407/ /boards/threads/time-for-a-serious-discussion-about-the-south.454505407/ invalid@example.com (_wut) _wut

The south has created a construct of proud ignorance and anyone who speaks up for social and political change is public enemy number 1.

They've hijacked American politics and put some of the dumbest people in office, both locally and nationally.

They've put god before country and quoted the bible over scientific data.

They've been a drain on the budget and every social program, while doing next to nothing to properly...

Time for a serious discussion about the South.]]>
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Gay Marriage Ruled Legal Nationwide Thu, 25 Jan 2018 02:38:44 +0000 /boards/threads/gay-marriage-ruled-legal-nationwide.454510596/ /boards/threads/gay-marriage-ruled-legal-nationwide.454510596/ invalid@example.com (kiteuphigh) kiteuphigh
White House #LoveWins page

This is, I feel, the first bit of good political news we've had in a long time. It's a HUGE breath of fresh air in the wake of recent state laws enabling bigots to discriminate against gay people in the name of religious freedom.

How do you all feel about it?]]>
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Is Aung San Suu Kyi a crazed capitalist goon? Mon, 22 Jan 2018 16:27:26 +0000 /boards/threads/is-aung-san-suu-kyi-a-crazed-capitalist-goon.455083220/ /boards/threads/is-aung-san-suu-kyi-a-crazed-capitalist-goon.455083220/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT Rohingya, afraid that its utterance would somehow give legitimacy to this community’s claim to being part of Myanmar’s social fabric. She said, oddly, that her government did not know exactly what was going on in Myanmar, that she would...

Is Aung San Suu Kyi a crazed capitalist goon?]]>
MLK and Crooked Obama Sat, 20 Jan 2018 05:39:14 +0000 /boards/threads/mlk-and-crooked-obama.455081355/ /boards/threads/mlk-and-crooked-obama.455081355/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT 5 Did Crooked Debbie and her donors steal an election? Thu, 18 Jan 2018 02:53:14 +0000 /boards/threads/did-crooked-debbie-and-her-donors-steal-an-election.455078782/ /boards/threads/did-crooked-debbie-and-her-donors-steal-an-election.455078782/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT 8 Show me da wae Wed, 17 Jan 2018 19:18:55 +0000 /boards/threads/show-me-da-wae.455080813/ /boards/threads/show-me-da-wae.455080813/ invalid@example.com (RoboticCake) RoboticCake Show me da wae.]]> 1 Would you drink Dr. Pepper or Coke? Wed, 17 Jan 2018 01:17:27 +0000 /boards/threads/would-you-drink-dr-pepper-or-coke.455080796/ /boards/threads/would-you-drink-dr-pepper-or-coke.455080796/ invalid@example.com (RoboticCake) RoboticCake Crooked Democrats vote to expand the police state. Mon, 15 Jan 2018 04:47:01 +0000 /boards/threads/crooked-democrats-vote-to-expand-the-police-state.455078781/ /boards/threads/crooked-democrats-vote-to-expand-the-police-state.455078781/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT 2 The Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution Mon, 15 Jan 2018 02:14:47 +0000 /boards/threads/the-great-proletarian-cultural-revolution.455080030/ /boards/threads/the-great-proletarian-cultural-revolution.455080030/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT "The Unknown Cultural Revolution" with history professor and author, Dongping Han, who talks about his life growing up during the Cultural Revolution in China. Discussion of the importance of work; the educational system in Mao's China; the recent riots in Xinjiang Province between ethnic minority Uighurs and Han Chinese; the famine during the Great Leap Forward; the writings of Mao; essential elements of a successful social revolution. This presentation was part of the Rediscovering...

The Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution]]>
Capitalist goons attack a school teacher in Louisiana. Fri, 12 Jan 2018 04:53:51 +0000 /boards/threads/capitalist-goons-attack-a-school-teacher-in-louisiana.455078779/ /boards/threads/capitalist-goons-attack-a-school-teacher-in-louisiana.455078779/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT Do you think that Logan Paul really is sorry for his actions or is he just apologizing in a cheap at Mon, 08 Jan 2018 22:41:19 +0000 /boards/threads/do-you-think-that-logan-paul-really-is-sorry-for-his-actions-or-is-he-just-apologizing-in-a-cheap-at.455077512/ /boards/threads/do-you-think-that-logan-paul-really-is-sorry-for-his-actions-or-is-he-just-apologizing-in-a-cheap-at.455077512/ invalid@example.com (Bl33dinfurz) Bl33dinfurz What is an empire? Sun, 07 Jan 2018 10:48:34 +0000 /boards/threads/what-is-an-empire.455076995/ /boards/threads/what-is-an-empire.455076995/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT 1 i need your help Sat, 06 Jan 2018 22:14:39 +0000 /boards/threads/i-need-your-help.455076805/ /boards/threads/i-need-your-help.455076805/ invalid@example.com (Ledreaqur) Ledreaqur
i need your help]]>
Gaddaffi - Hero of the People Sat, 06 Jan 2018 07:01:37 +0000 /boards/threads/gaddaffi-hero-of-the-people.455075062/ /boards/threads/gaddaffi-hero-of-the-people.455075062/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT 3 Crooked Ajit now fears for his life. Fri, 05 Jan 2018 14:31:19 +0000 /boards/threads/crooked-ajit-now-fears-for-his-life.455076233/ /boards/threads/crooked-ajit-now-fears-for-his-life.455076233/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT
You seem to be taking political lessons from Crooked Donald. Don't do that. He is a terrible teacher.

https://www.recode.net/2018/1/4/16850956/fcc-chairman-ajit-pai-ces-death-threats]]>
Are Democrats crazed right wing goons? Tue, 02 Jan 2018 09:56:02 +0000 /boards/threads/are-democrats-crazed-right-wing-goons.455074895/ /boards/threads/are-democrats-crazed-right-wing-goons.455074895/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT 3 Kali Akuno: Crooked Doug Jones already abandoning the people who voted him in office. Sat, 23 Dec 2017 19:14:11 +0000 /boards/threads/kali-akuno-crooked-doug-jones-already-abandoning-the-people-who-voted-him-in-office.455070796/ /boards/threads/kali-akuno-crooked-doug-jones-already-abandoning-the-people-who-voted-him-in-office.455070796/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT Who are the so called conservatives? Sat, 23 Dec 2017 19:11:24 +0000 /boards/threads/who-are-the-so-called-conservatives.455070794/ /boards/threads/who-are-the-so-called-conservatives.455070794/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT
Who are the so called conservatives?]]>
Another election stolen in Honduras. Sat, 23 Dec 2017 06:11:17 +0000 /boards/threads/another-election-stolen-in-honduras.455070620/ /boards/threads/another-election-stolen-in-honduras.455070620/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT
https://kpfa.org/player/?audio=275533]]>
Crooked Hillary is less popular than Crooked Donald. Fri, 22 Dec 2017 01:23:49 +0000 /boards/threads/crooked-hillary-is-less-popular-than-crooked-donald.455070144/ /boards/threads/crooked-hillary-is-less-popular-than-crooked-donald.455070144/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT
http://www.newsweek.com/trump-not-popular-hillary-clinton-even-worse-approval-rating-polls-661070

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Just look at that neoliberal chipmunk.]]>
Jessie Ventura on the importance of net neutrality. Thu, 21 Dec 2017 19:45:15 +0000 /boards/threads/jessie-ventura-on-the-importance-of-net-neutrality.455069984/ /boards/threads/jessie-ventura-on-the-importance-of-net-neutrality.455069984/ invalid@example.com (BIGBISCUIT) BIGBISCUIT