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We have a lot of problems in our world. Some issues are things that would be prevalent no matter what. But I firmly believe that the main cause of the majority of problems in our world is human closed mindedness. Think of how many issues we could avoid if we could just open our minds to other ideas, and think how much zaidi advanced we could be. Here are a few examples of issues that could be avoided if we could open our minds to other ideas.

There are many people who hate a group of people just because their skin is a different colour than their own. But really, if wewe think about it,...
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This makala details the arguments supporting the position that "mechanical pencils are better than wooden pencils" in the link, in order to ensure that arguments are not repeated and also for the audience to keep track of the arguments and their counters. This makala was last updated on 8 April 2008.

The arguments come in two forms: arguments for the superiority of mechanical pencils, and arguments for the inferiority of wooden pencils.

Mechanical Pencil Superiority

Argument: Less time, effort and equipment to keep mechanical pencils sharpened.

Argument: Mechanical pencils come with a clip to...
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Native Americans call themselves many things. But one thing, they don't. On June 18, 2014, the US Patent Office canceled trademark registrations for the Washington Redskins.
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The nearsighted parrot, kasuku who works at a bank just took down the frontrunner of the Republican party in less than twenty-five minutes. #makedonalddrumpfagain
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1.I'd really rather wewe didn't act like a sanctimonious holier-than-thou punda when describing my noodly goodness. If some people don't believe in me, that's okay. Really, I'm not that vain. Besides, this isn't about them so don't change the subject.

2.I'd really rather wewe didn't use my existence as a means to oppress, subjugate, punish, eviscerate, and/or, wewe know, be mean to others. I don't require sacrifices, and purity is for drinking water, not people.

3.I'd really rather wewe didn't judge people for the way they look, au how they dress, au the way they talk, or, well, just play nice, Okay?...
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I ask this swali because I was rereading Plato's Euthyphro today and was reminded of the homosexual argument. For those of wewe unfamiliar with the dialogue, let me summarize here. For the full dialogue, please link.

In the dialogue, Socrates points out plenty of flaws in Euthyphro's reasoning of what piety is. I highly recommend it, especially for logicians. The argument can be summed up as this (and I'm paraphrasing).

Socrates: What is piety?
Euthyphro: Doing as I am doing (Prosecuting my father for murdering someone).
Socrates: Ah, but that's not an answer, it is an example of piety. What...
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Who alisema hilarious stand-up comedy routines can't make amazing debate-y points? Warning: strong language (16+)
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Are our “work hard” North-American ideals leading us to an oh-so-capitalistic meaning of life? I was having a discussion with someone the other siku and oddly enough the issue of the meaning of life came up. This got me to thinking, from such an early age we are put into schools, what is the purpose of going to school? To learn, well that may be so, but the sole purpose of this learning is so that we can get into a good University, get a well paying job and be successful. So essentially, as a Western civilization our meaning of life is to work hard and make as much money as we possibly can....
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"Ben Shapiro debates a personality quiz". Includes Ben Shapiro impressions.
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They exist. We all know that.
From the moment we begin to get online, we are warned kwa adults and teachers of what we are not to do:
*don't tell people your real name
*don't use your nickname
*don't tell people where your from
*don't tell your age
*don't tell your gender
*don't talk to anyone too old

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Because there are people who get some sick pleasure from mentally-and eventually physically-screwing around with teens and kids, hoping to get an easy lay; maybe even kill the child.
I understand playing it safe; I myself try to be careful.
But there are older men and women...
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