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…
Electronic Cigarettes Are Not 'quit Smoking Aids'
There prevails the idea that the smoking revolution that is electronic cigarettes and other vaping products are some…
Occupy LA
I was driving on the 1-10 freeway in Phoenix while listening to a local radio talk show station. Believe me, sometimes…
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…
Why Americans Are Genetically Superior
Okay before you skip to the bottom with some crazy Nazi comment or leave without reading all the way through, might…
The Year it All Ended, 2012?
I have heard on a number of occasions that the world is about to end. In fact, on December 21, 2012, we can assume…
Pure Opinion Articles (454)
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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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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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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A Royal Baby And The Problem With 24hr News
By now there can’t be many people who have access to some sort of news media that The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their first baby. It must be momentous news for the young couple and their relatives tempered by the concern that the Duchess has had to…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Dec 04, 2012  
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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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The Royal Wedding - James Middleton And A Lesson In How to Speak In Public
The Wedding between Catherine Middleton and Prince William had many notable highlights, including the beautiful dress, the composure of the bride and groom, the specially composed music, the crowds along the mall, and the newlywed couple driving away from Buckingham Palace in the newly decorated Aston Martin. Everyone who enjoyed…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   May 01, 2011  
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0 Out Of 10: Rahul’s Verdict on Modi Regime
Says PM has time for visiting foreign nations but not for farmers Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi returned to his constituency after seven months, targeting the BJP government for cancelling the licence of a food park in his constituency. As the temperature soared to 42 degrees Celsius, Mr. Gandhi undertook a…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Aug 05, 2015  
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Royal Protocol And Etiquette And The Australian Prime Minister
Poor Julia Gillard. The Prime Minister of Australia has had some poor press over the last few days and fallen foul of critics when she was accused of disrespecting Queen Elizabeth II, by not following some rather archaic royal protocol and etiquette and not curtseying to her. In fact some…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Oct 23, 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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Usher's Ex - Wife Pursuing Custody
It appears that Usher's ex-wife is trying to pursue custody of their two children again via an incident in which their oldest almost suffered a near death accident. It just so happens that Usher is the one who has full custody and rightfully so after a bitter custody battle that…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Aug 07, 2013  
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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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Daan ko, I did it my way!
"My Way" This song was always been a classic and VERY popular in urban areas. It seems Filipino people is applying the word 'My Way' in every road or 'kalye o kalsada", they always be the one who decides what will they do in the road. These are the samples…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Jun 08, 2011  
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The (dumb) Way We Were
Are there no orphanages? Are there no workhouses? Bah! Humbug! I fear change—it makes me something of a Scrooge—change is always upsetting, disorienting, even dangerous. So how doubly frightening is future shock for me and others like me. When I was a child, I was indoctrinated to respect The Future…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Dec 05, 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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Miss American Prom Proposal Goes Bad
A senior at a school in Pennsylvania was suspended for asking out reigning Miss America, Nina Davuluri to Prom. Good. There, I said it. Good. I'm glad the punk got suspended. In the legal world this would be considered a precedent. Maybe more schools could go this route. Think of…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Apr 19, 2014  
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Major Earthquake Hits DC
A couple of minutes ago I decided to pop over to google news to see what was shaking, and turns out the entire east coast was shaking. About an hour ago(from when I wrote this) a 5.8 magnitude earthquake with it's epicenter in virginia hit at 1:51pm according to the…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Aug 23, 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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Reality And Perception Continues
I hate football, at least the stuff played at any level beyond high school which is nearly impossible to watch as presently school policy very seldom allows for our offspring to get rid of unwanted energy in such dangerous past times as any form of sport using anything heavier than…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Jan 04, 2015  
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Namaste Telangana Epaper
There are many Telugu news papers available in the market like Eenadu lead by Ramoji Rao, Sakshi lead by Y. S. Jagan mohan reddy, Andhra Jyothi, Andhra Prabha, Vaartha, Praja Sakthi, Andhra Boohmi etc.. All these papers publishes news covering all aspects. As Telanga seperate state agitation is in its…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Sep 19, 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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Lance Armstrong - A Great Case Study for Professionals In the Years to Come
When it was first announced that Lance Armstrong had agreed to be interviewed by Oprah Winfrey and admit that he took drugs when competing in the Tour De France, everyone knew that Winfrey wouldn’t give him a tough time. For her ailing network it was a scoop and the confessional…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Jan 19, 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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Living With the Sins Of the Mother Or the Father
One of the problems of our modern society is the need for some people share their thoughts or give details of their private lives, which would best be kept private. From reality stars to royalty, there are some people who just can’t seem to resist the urge to share their…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   May 12, 2011  
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Bollywood And Its Unending Twitter Wars
Twitter has become a battleground of sorts with its unending trolls and people typing venomous comments. You’d think Bollywood and its stars who consider themselves a level above the mortals out there won’t be bothered by the negative comments. But this in fact is actually wrong. Even the biggest stars…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Pure Opinion   Dec 18, 2015  
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