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The "Rock" Test (for all of you wannabe sexual predators out there)

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I've been reading some of the male  "denizens" here making "non-excuse" excuses, rationalizations for unacceptable behavior and tossing strawmen around so much I expect to see Dorthy and Flying Monkeys, FFS!

One even expressed that there weren't any "rules" for acceptable male behavior which made me blurt out, "You NEED…

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Added by Safe Bet's Amy on December 9, 2017 at 9:30am — 5 Comments

Snow in Corpus Christi!

It snowed yesterday in Corpus Christi! Wow! First snow since Christmas Eve, '04. It's gone today though and the sun is bright!

Added by Dicky Neely on December 9, 2017 at 8:57am — 2 Comments

1 Sentence: Why the Way-Early Spate of Made-for-TV Xmas Fare

Hallmark's wont to inflict sappy Christmas fare onward from July reflects its certainty that its junk-buying aged core demo may well not be about by Black Friday.…

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Added by Jonathan Wolfman on December 9, 2017 at 8:30am — 5 Comments

XxXxxXxX/xxxXxXxx/

What are all those X's in the title? They're a rhythm.

Try clapping that rhythm and see if you can identify it. Try it twice through, repeated exactly. The capital X's are accented, but each x takes the same length of time. They represent eighth notes in a four quarter measure. 

If you're having trouble counting them, there are eight X's per measure. In the first, accents are on 1, 3, 6, and 8. In the second, 4 and 6. This is really syncopated: Natural accents are on odd…

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Added by koshersalaami on December 8, 2017 at 11:10pm — 10 Comments

CERN Physicists Conclude Universe Shouldn’t Exist

CERN Physicists Conclude Universe Shouldn’t Exist: Physicists say that all of their observations have found complete symmetry between matter and antimatter, which is why the universe should not actually exist.  I don’t know about the universe, but I do have trouble understanding why places like Cleveland exist. …

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Added by Johnny Robish on December 8, 2017 at 10:04pm — 9 Comments

a quick celebrity ME TOO story

I'm not maligning or trying to diminish ME TOO stories because I've got quite a few of my own.  as I wrote in a comment recently - I do not know one woman, NOT ONE who has not had a ME TOO moment or experience in the form of an errant tongue, words, or a hand put to the body in the most unexpected, unwanted, untoward and very uncomfortable manner. 

and yet this wasn't that.  but what it was, I have never been able to explain even to myself, except it bothered me that he went…

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Added by Foolish Monkey on December 8, 2017 at 10:00am — 12 Comments

war 2017 denouement... happy holidays, ISIS folds! but war goes on

hi all. as one of my favorite modern authors hedges wrote in his book, "war is a force that gives us meaning". hedges is highly educated, a sharp/ cutting/ acute/ piercing critic of the "institutionalized insanity" of modern society along the lines of Gore Vidal, and writes about war and economics, coincidentally some of my own areas of focus.

ISIS was a fearsome force the last few years and the tabloid headlines were very scary. ISIS is one of the most feared modern terrorist…

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Added by vzn on December 8, 2017 at 9:30am — 2 Comments

Tips For Using Tags

Tags are used on Our Salon for 2 reasons.

1) the tags from the drop down menu help sort all blog posts to allow members and visitors to easily find posts that match their interests.

2) the tags fro the drop down menu and any tags added by the blogger help google sort posts for searches.

Our Salon is now set up to "force" the use of at least one tag. If you do not select a tag from the drop down menu, the 'publish' button will not be available until you…

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Added by lorianne on December 8, 2017 at 8:30am — 9 Comments

Roy Moore: America Was 'Great' During 'Slavery'

Roy Moore: America Was 'Great' During 'Slavery'

"I think it was a great at the time when families were united-even though we had slavery- they cared for one another ... Our families were strong, our country had a direction."

donnie?

Added by ABG 2.0 on December 8, 2017 at 5:00am — 10 Comments

Rare Skeleton of 3.6 Million-Year-Old Human Ancestor on Display

Rare Skeleton of 3.6 Million-Year-Old Human Ancestor on Display:  Researchers in South Africa have unveiled what they call "by far the most complete skeleton of a human ancestor older than 1.5 million years ever found.”  Who the hell cares about how old it is?  What I wanna know is - did it leave a will?…

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Added by Johnny Robish on December 7, 2017 at 9:57pm — 6 Comments

Truth And Prosecution Closing in on The Deep State

https://youtu.be/AtZL9hGsMf8?t=6

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Zeroing in on the Deep State responsible for attempting to incriminate the Trump Campaign and presidency. Those responsible are being exposed one by one!

As predicted the Democrats will…

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Added by Doc Vega on December 7, 2017 at 3:30pm — 2 Comments

The Wrong Heroes Part II

Nothing More Clearly Illustrates the Delusion of the Left more than Their Heroes!

 

Cuban dictator Castro’s right hand man came to somehow represent the Cultural Revolution in the west. Che Guevara. However, the media portrayed him as some kind of a…

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Added by Doc Vega on December 7, 2017 at 3:25pm — 4 Comments

A Day That Will Live in Infamy

A Day That Would Live in Infamy

 

It was a pleasant December morning on Oahu as sailors of the US Navy played baseball, slept late, went about assigned chores, or simply enjoyed the beautiful morning sun. Little did they know that just an hour…

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Added by Doc Vega on December 7, 2017 at 12:47pm — 25 Comments

california

nothing like seeing hell on earth

Added by marshall bjohnson on December 7, 2017 at 8:25am — 2 Comments

A Personal Note: Call for a Kidney Donor

Friends,

I do this w some reluctance bc I like to draw the line between the public and the personal. Our world's too often a television interview program where people are judged churlish if they as yet are wont to draw distinctions between public and private life. And yet for love and necessity this is a moment when I cross the line.…

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Added by Jonathan Wolfman on December 7, 2017 at 4:30am — 11 Comments

#Metoo? How about #Youtoo!



I had no idea it was so easy to bang starlets, walk around with your dick out, or even wantonly hit on high school cheerleaders. Shit! I've been missing out all these years! Not one to be left out, your man Harry is up to the task.… Continue

Added by cheshyre on December 6, 2017 at 10:21pm — 3 Comments

Irish Town Complains Viagra Factory Fumes Giving Men Erections:

Irish Town Complains Viagra Factory Fumes Giving Men Erections:  Despite repeated company denials, the residents of Ringaskiddy, Ireland are claiming that its citizens have been prone toward unwanted erections and arousal ever since Pfizer started manufacturing the ED drug Viagra in their community back in 1998.  Experts say that even if it were true, it would be really “hard” to prove because the erection rumors are being met with stiff opposition from…

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Added by Johnny Robish on December 6, 2017 at 9:56pm — 2 Comments

The Great Pillaging

[This post is another of my comments that got out of hand.]

This Republicans phony Tax Reform Bill is only Step One of the Great Pillaging. As Steve Bannon has openly admitted, Step Two is the Destruction of the Administrative State, a destruction that is already well underway. That includes the Destruction…

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Added by Tom Cordle on December 6, 2017 at 8:24pm — 16 Comments

Some Tips Concerning The New Front Cover Format ********UPDATED INFO******

The front cover has changed to organize posts in such a way as to make it easier for readers to locate and follow blogs that match their interests.

The way this will work requires some effort on your part. If you want your blogs to be easily found, you must use the drop down list of tags.

This list can be found at the bottom of each new blog, beneath the "entry" box where you add your blog text and…

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Added by lorianne on December 6, 2017 at 4:00pm — 12 Comments

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