Abandon Ship
Funny old world we all live in now and I am having great difficulties trying to put my finger on all this. Have the…
O the Weather Outside is Frightful (but It Could
Hello World – xmas time approaches. S’funny how we look forward to the holidays and get excited by the ideas we…
Apple Vs Samsung Lawsuit
The lawsuit between Apple and Samsun may be heating up even more after yesterdays pre-trial ruling that Samsung can’t…
Marijuana Atm Machine
A new business is about to explode in Colorado"marijuana ATM machine". With the new law in Colorado amendment 64, which…
Online Think Tank Censors Speech on US Income
Dear TED: Though your name isn't John, this is a “Dear John” letter: it is to inform you that I'm breaking up with…
Juggernauts: the Ultimate Bullies
The term “juggernaut” refers to any group of people, organization, or team capable of crushing any opposition.…
Pure Opinion Articles (454)
Is Investment Parenting A Waste Of Time?
Are you the sort of parent who pushes your child to do all sorts of activities? According to Dr Caplan, a well known parenting guru from the George Mason University in Virginia, America, if you do so then you’re probably wasting your time. In his new book to be published…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   May 16, 2011  
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Charlie Sheen Gets Fired And Ready to Make A Change In His Life
Charlie Sheen gets fired via text message. That’s the latest, and I’m sure there is more to come. In recent weeks, the world has been watching the “Charlie Sheen debacle” and today there is another story added to the mess. Last week Sheen created a Twitter account and in less…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Mar 08, 2011  
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The MAC King Has Died! Long Live the King
His arrival was timely. The era of Thomas Edison like inventors had sprung anew. Only the outward appearances had changed  Now there were young college entreprenues that were translating established forms of communication into a personal experience with NO HOLDS BARRED! The sky was the limit and the only restriction…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Oct 06, 2011  
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Are You Ready For A Police State
When the Federal Government starts spying on its citizens and harassing them for something you may have said, that is the beginning of a Police State. When police can arrest you and hold you indefinitely without charging you, that is the beginning of a Police State. If you are not…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Jun 03, 2011  
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Thrift Store Shopping: Great Deals Right In Your Hometown
A lot of people these days LOVE to shop at Wal-mart and the mall and K-mart and all these chain stores and think that $20 for a hoodie that barely fits is a good deal. Well, for those that only have $20 to their name, such as I, think that…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Mar 08, 2011  
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Violent Video Games And Children
Today I came across a topic in the news that really resounded with me. A decision has just been made by the California Supreme Court to not ban retail stores from selling violent video games to minors, i.e. children under the age of 18. Again, they decided NOT to ban…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Jun 28, 2011  
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The Sagacity Of Art
Overcoming the Threshold of Censors via the Soul's Sensors Define art. Art is the transmutation of that which is abstract into that which is material, or it is the transformation of that which is felt by an artist beyond the ordinary realm into an observable form or practice. Art may…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Nov 30, 2011  
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Ipad mini Rumor or Fact
From  IPods  to  Iphones  Apple  products  have  always  seemed  to  amaze  the  customers. Apple has not only  out done itself with its computers the Mac and Mac book pro. Apple  is now come out with a newer  and  better  Iphone. The  Iphone  4s  not only has a sleeker look but…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Oct 17, 2011  
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The Latest Super Injunction - Privacy Laws Through the Back Door?
Another day and another super injunction. The UK newspapers are full of discussions about the latest super injunction. Yesterday judges put in place a super injunction to protect the family of a well known married actor who has allegedly been having an affair. The judges have said that this injunction…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Apr 21, 2011  
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How to Support Notting Hill's Community
Support to local brands, shops, craftsmen and businesses is "a thing" for the people nowadays. It shows appreciation to those who feed families and work hard outside big corporations despite their oligopoly status. The question of how support can come into being most effectively, stays. Are we really capable of…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Sep 25, 2013  
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Are You Prepared for the Worst And Hoping for the Best?
Unless you have been living under a rock or just jetted in from some other solar system you know from listening to local and national media types the world is in a state of upheaval. Destruction is up many times over what it was just a few years. Destruction from…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Dec 27, 2011  
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Dentistry Today: The Cost Of Dental Treatment
This week in the UK, there was a disturbing report about dentists and the cost of dental treatment. Apparently some unscrupulous members of the profession have been carrying out unnecessary procedures on patients from fillings, x-rays, removal of teeth and even check-ups. No one is suggesting that this is all…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Apr 26, 2011  
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Illegal Immigration: President Obama's Dream Doomed?
Maybe there is hope for making a stand against President Obama's decree that temporarily legalizes many young illegal immigrants. Nebraska has joined Arizona and is not willing to issue driver's licenses or other state benefits to the newly 'legalized' illegal immigrants! Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman said that Obama's DREAM-like program…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Aug 20, 2012  
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Modern Packaging (if you ain't broken, you soon will be)
Do you remember the old days when you bought a can or bottle or carton of something and to consume it, all you had to do was either: pull out your can-opener or twist the top or at worst, reach for a pair of scissors. These days are gone unfortunately,…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Apr 23, 2012  
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A Home-away-from-home… Responsibly And With Fun As the Objective
Just what the heck is a home-away-from-home anyway? As our camping life became a more frequent expression of everyday living , we began to see a glimmer of potential. Of a sudden, it became abundantly clear we were achieving much more than thought. We had of course seen or at…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Oct 31, 2011  
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Some Important Shopping Days All Over the World
Almost everyday we need to shop. No one will refuse the fact. If you like shopping, you must not ignore the importance of the following crazy shopping days: Black Friday,Boxing Day, Double 11. Black Friday is the Friday following Thanksgiving Day(the fourth Thursday of November) in the United States and…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Dec 18, 2014  
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Tough Guys Without Borders
My favorite heroes? No contest, Doctors Without Borders/Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF). MSF is currently maintaining medical facilities in over 65 countries globally. Their aim has always been to find out where others are not going, and then go there. No, I'm not kidding. Yes, they volunteer. Think about what it…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Feb 24, 2012  
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End Of the World 2011
Family Radio International warned the World for the last time that the end of the world would definitely be on Saturday, May 21, 2011. They couldn't wait for the 2012 Maya guess and I assume they just wanted the publicity. They could not lose. If Christ actually returned, and I…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   May 23, 2011  
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We Can Do It!
Reviewing the last 20 years We are now entering 2013. The last twenty years we have had many, historic events happen in this country. Unfortunately what will be remembered for years to come is the vast amount of horrific criminal incidents. In nineteen ninety nine, the Columbine school shootings shook…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Dec 31, 2012  
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Bob Diamond And A Lesson In Poor Communication Skills
So Bob Diamond the Chief Executive Office of Barclays Bank has suddenly decided to fall on his sword and leave the company with immediate effect. His resignation this morning was unexpected as right up until yesterday he was still insisting that he had no intention of resigning. Now he’s gone…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Jul 03, 2012  
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Occupy LA
I was driving on the 1-10 freeway in Phoenix while listening to a local radio talk show station. Believe me, sometimes these guys just run their mouth to fill up their three or four hours show. That is the way I feel about this particular show. They were just throwing…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Dec 01, 2011  
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New Bridesmaid Dresses Released On Com
As the weather gets warmer, you may receive more invitations to attend weddings from your relatives and friends. And there will be more opportunities for you to be invited as a bridesmaid, witnessing the moment of happiness better than guests. Once you accept this special invitation, you have a lot…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Oct 14, 2015  
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The Library Of the Future: Does the Trend In Electronic Reading Devices Mean the Inevitable Extinction Of Tangible Books?
When you enter a library, any library, you the first thing you notice is the subdued atmosphere. The same usually holds for bookstores. Employees and volunteers at either usually speak in semi-hushed tones and seem sedate in their manner. Another thing you notice in a library is the faint smell…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Mar 17, 2012  
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How the Government Spends Money
From the earliest days of the founding of our republic, the United States Government has taken more and more interest in the affairs of out states and we individuals. Some politicians, lobbyists, or bureaucrat decides there is a problem and the next thing you know we have a new agency…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Jul 13, 2011  
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A Senior Perspective
The rhetoric never seems to change. Paul Ryan and the House Budget Committee have brought a budget resolution to the House floor and passed it. While this was going on the Senate should have been passing a budget of their own. The problem is that the Senate has not brought…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Mar 25, 2012  
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Where Do I Sit?
It's a mystery to me why some people always gravitate towards others in large empty spaces. Is it a natural phenomena or do we have some sort of herding instinct? Take a bus for example. I don't know how many times I've been upstairs alone when someone has got on,…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Aug 25, 2011  
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The Importance And Benefits Of Drinking Hot Water
Water is the one of most important medicine that nature has provided for us. There are many opinions regarding whether or not to drink water and I think a lot of it depends on who is marketing what product. From personal experience drinking water works and has a lot of…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Jun 11, 2015  
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No More Control - Manipulating Minds
September the eleventh was a dark day for everyone. So bad I would say that I remember exactly where I was and what I was doing when it happened. Even those whom did not reside in the U.S. felt the pain of loss and could empathize with the families and…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Jan 10, 2012  
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Newest Film Releases Soon to Be Available for On-demand Download
Traditionally, the way most people have seen the newest film releases available, has been to have an evening out, with friends or family at the local cinema. Armed with a drink and more often than not a big pot of popcorn it’s a magical experience to sit back for a…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   May 04, 2011  
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Why We Need Another Gandhi ?
Yesterday was October the 2nd. It might not be a red letter day here in the United States, but the day is celebrated as the "Non-Violence day" in India. It is the birthday of India's Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi. Now, very little do common people in USA, people…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Oct 04, 2012  
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“The first thing we do, let’s kill all the lawyers,” was the proposal in one of Shakespeare’s…
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For some people, politics is a way of life. They talk "shop" the majority of the time and you know…
Are your donations going to the propounded recipient? An article, to which I have added a link on…
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