How To Dodge A Bullet – If You Can
What do you do if you're in a cinema and someone stands up and starts shooting? Try to dodge a bullet, run for safety,…
Understand What Spear Phishing Is, By Contacting
‘Spear phishing’, the newest in the line of online scams, can make any user an easy target. It’s a situation…
Are You Prepping for Cold Weather Power Outage?
If you live where it gets cold and sometimes colder than cold, you may have been the victim of a cold weather power…
It Pays to Keep An Open Mind
When I was knee high to a grasshopper, I remember asking my father one night: “Daddy, what’s a planet?” to which…
Issues Of Photographs
In today's age of technology it is so easy to snap a photo of our friends, family, strangers or enemies with your cell…
The Controversy Shoes
Maybe you've heard about the latest controversy in the sneaker world. It started when Adidas posted images on their…
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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Stanley Cup Playoffs Over Movie Times
Recently, I saw some great movie trailers. There are a number of movies I'd really like to watch at the box office. But, I have more important things to attend to... playoff hockey! The NHL’s regular season is over and the anticipation of my team’s run to Lord Stanley’s Cup…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Apr 18, 2012  
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Mississippi State Troopers
ROADBLOCK / CHECKPOINT Well it seems the MS State Troopers had another roadblock /checkpoint set up at the intersection of hwy 603 & 43 in Kiln last Saturday morning. As my wife and I approached this check point we were not worried, as my 2001 Dodge Ram Pickup was in…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Aug 03, 2011  
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Who is the Biggest Hypocrite Of Them All In the Saga Of Fred Goodwin?
Do you remember that childhood rhyme from Disney’s Sleeping Beauty, ‘ Mirror, Mirror on the wall, who is the fairest of them all?’ Well I thought I’d change the words to ‘Mirror, Mirror on the wall who is the biggest hypocrite of all?’ In the UK today, it’s difficult to…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Feb 01, 2012  
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Newtown, Feeling It Again
I spent the day with my son today. We laughed, we had some nice food. We basked in being in the same space. I made brownies. I do not know why. I think I just wanted to feel more connected. He was not aware of what was going through my…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Dec 17, 2013  
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Jury Service Rules - A Surprising Development
I couldn’t believe it when I read the headline in the paper today about jury service rules. The HM Courts and Tribunals Service (a relatively new government agency) has said that there is no reason why people who can’t read English shouldn’t sit on jury trials. Uhm! Why not? Apparently,…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Apr 26, 2011  
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Beware the Enemy Within, America – Big Business Maybe Your Biggest Threat
A pending patent by Monsanto, for their new invention, the PIG, might just be the last downfall of the farming industry in the USA. With many a farmer already under threat from the industrial giant, due to pending legal action against them by this giant, with patent claims against hundreds…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Jun 07, 2012  
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Will the World End On 2012?
It seems like the end times are upon us, uh? There are so many signs. The rich are getting richer, the poor are getting poorer. Riots and protests are breaking out everywhere. War, famine, Jersey Shore. And the idea is so mainstream! Didn't you see that movie about it? It…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Sep 19, 2012  
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Complaints About The Role Of The General Practitioner Are On The Rise
It hasn’t been a good couple of weeks for the National Health Service. Last week there was a the release of a damning report about the poor treatment of elderly patients in some hospitals which some commentators have suggested that in part it is down to the changing role of…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Oct 18, 2011  
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From Where I Stand
My attitude towards the major faiths of the world is no different from my attitude towards Greek Mythology: It supplies iconic encapsulations of various human conditions (War, Love, Death, etc.) and other Jungian archetypes; it contains important, basic life-lessons (continuity of community knowledge); it provides a rubric against life’s dangers…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Mar 07, 2012  
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Boy Or Girl ?
Are you a boy..... or a girl? Back in my day this was an easy question to answer. A boy, is as described by wikipedia ".... a young male human, usually child or adolescent. When he becomes an adult he's described as a man. The most apparent thing that differentiates…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Feb 01, 2015  
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The End Of The World Is When?
The answer? I don't know but I'm hoping it won't be until the sun goes super nova in several million years. With all of these people predicting the end of the world, the most recent as we all know being May 21st, oops October 21st or was that sometime in…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   May 27, 2011  
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What America Have You Been Living In?
What’s with all this hate-speech from the Republican candidates? They want to undo our acceptance of gays in the military? They want to overturn Roe v. Wade and take away a woman’s right to choose? They want to destroy the labor unions? Declare that separation of church and state isn’t…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Dec 19, 2011  
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Clean Your Bromley Residence And Empower Yourself
I never believed that clean people are more successful at their work and life. I always thought parents say this to make their children clean and tidy their rooms. It was years after that when I started working that I realized my parents were actually right. Moreover there is a…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Mar 11, 2013  
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Humanity is That Which Does Maintaining Humanity In Society
Street articles: Humanity is desired everywhere to establish peace and happiness. At the present world no civilized and disciplined life- leading is is to be thought and imagined at all.This is why it will never be exaggerating to say that humanity is one of the greatest powers which can make…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Dec 15, 2011  
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Cyber Bullying Stories Are Becoming All Too Commonplace
Well so much for the spirit of Christmas. There don’t seem to have been many months this year when there weren’t cyber bulling stories in the press and this past week has been no different. As expected the Christmas No 1 in the UK charts was the single ‘Wherever you…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Dec 27, 2011  
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The Education System - My Opinion
My name is Jakub Smejkal. I'm 18 years old and I'm recently attending my last year in high school. I want to share a story of how I see our public schools and our education system. When I was a small kid, my dad took me and my family to…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Jul 30, 2013  
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The Myth Of the Private - sector Saviour
A common belief among Republicans concerning qualifications of their candidates of choice is that experience in the private sector as a entrepreneur and/or executive makes one uniquely qualified to be in public office. In fact, this is axiomatic to most Republicans. While certainly a conceptually attractive perspective it is remarkably…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Apr 25, 2012  
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Finding Bigfoot - A Big Disappointment
I'm a sucker for Discovery's "Finding Bigfoot" tv show. If I turn on the tv and it's on then I am glued to the tv show for the rest of that episode and any episode that may follow that one. I really don't know why either. I know that they…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Sep 06, 2011  
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The London Riots
The riots that took place in London from 6th - 10th August 2011 are fairly old news now but the courts are still dealing with the people that were arrested on those nights and those subsequently arrested later after the police had studied the CCTV footage from cameras in the…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Feb 28, 2012  
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Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 - Curious And Mysterious
It is now 15 days since Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 disappeared. Current Focus The current area of concentrated search is about 1,400 miles south west of Perth, Australia in the South Indian Ocean. There have now been three potential satellite images picked up in this area. One by Australia, one…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Mar 24, 2014  
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The Latest Super Injuction- Part 2
When I wrote an article about the lastest super injunction a couple of weeks ago, I said that I thought the story would probably run and run. I was right, it has continued to appear in the news and since that article at least two more super injunctions (that we…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   May 08, 2011  
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It is interesting that "Free Museums Show Rise In Visits". The blatantly obvious reason is that it's…
So Bob Diamond the Chief Executive Office of Barclays Bank has suddenly decided to fall on his sword…
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Tonight wonderful story reported on the ABC World Evening News touched me. It also made me wonder…
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