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What a filthy piece of work this was.
I will be exhaustively annotating and updating this post going forward as it seems so important and pregnant with relevance and wisdom for our current situation and likely that for years to come.
Religious belief appears to have negative influence on children’s altruism and judgments of others’ actions even as parents see them as ‘more empathetic’
- The Princeton article in question: https://scholar.princeton.edu/sites/default/files/mgilens/files/gilens_and_page_2014_-testing_theories_of_american_politics.doc.pdf
- Same story by The Washington Post: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/monkey-cage/wp/2014/04/08/rich-people-rule/
- . . . and Business Insider: http://www.businessinsider.com/major-study-finds-that-the-us-is-an-oligarchy-2014-4
This is not an academic question, folks. This article addresses extremely critical issues in understanding what’s happening around us right now.
So well done. 🙂 This nears perfection in its hilariousness.
Headline . . . ! “Outgoing witless southern governor tells gargantuan lies in order to justify and mask the vast and profound poverty, austerity, neglect, and foundational collapse and decay that continues unmitigated despite research, evidence, and proven solutions!”
Read it and weep, suckers. 😐
Now . . . ! What can YOU do to ensure this kind of thing doesn’t happen again? Think about it.
From the time I was a very young child, I can remember people referring to Cicadas as Locusts. In fact, I’d say that in my experience, half of all people that I have heard speaking about Cicadas refer to them as Locusts. Maybe more. But Locusts and Cicadas do not look anything alike! In fact, they couldnt look much different. A locust basically looks like a large Grasshopper, while a Cicada looks kind of like a giant housefly! Here’s the Wikipedia page on Cicadas, with pictures of a few
Thanks to this guy!!! Man. I was reading yet another mention of locusts when the writer surely intended cicadas instead and I just had to look around the Web to decipher this ridiculousness. And I did!!!
Thank you, open Web!
Photographer Nikita Teryoshin visited factory farms, insemination stations, and more for his series ‘Hornless Heritage.’