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  1. bamachile

    Poll: Litmus test: Iron Bowl or Championship?

    Poll open! All my life I've heard people say they liked beating Auburn better than winning a National Championship. Well, the past two years give us a good test of whether you really believe that or not. What say ye?
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    News Article: French court rules girl, 11, 'consented' to sexual relations with man, 28,...

    Welp. Don't know what to say. French court rules girl, 11, 'consented' to sexual relations with man, 28, sparking outrage Maybe this is just a Fox News thing and there's a real story somewhere with a different slant. I hope. Or maybe some prosecutor in France is just that far out in the...
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    News Article: Al.com (Satire) Ostrich: Hugh Freeze admitted to Saban's Treatment Center

    Figured it might be better on the NS board: Ostrich: Hugh Freeze admitted to Saban's Treatment Center
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    Social Darwinism and the Australian Aborigines

    I ran across an interesting article which I thought I would share: Aborigines: They’re gonna die out anyway The article attempts to explore the history of institutionalized racism in Australia, specifically with regard to the role of Social Darwinism. The American parallel is probably the...
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    News Article: USS Indianapolis found

    Billionaire Paul Allen Finds Lost World War II Cruiser USS Indianapolis in the Philippine Sea
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    Happy Fourth!

    Happy Independence Day, everyone! Just remember, he that comes forth with a fifth on the fourth, does not come forth on the fifth. And a related greeting from our English cousins across the waves:
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    Weird News: Batman came to the rescue, literally, at a Texas Walmart

    Batman came to the rescue, literally, at a Texas Walmart na-na-na-na-na-na-na-na-na-na-na-na BATMAN!!!
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    News Article: Army's transgender policy includes guidelines on male pregnancies

    Can't believe DBF missed this one. Army's transgender policy includes guidelines on male pregnancies Enjoy.
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    News Article: Bear locks himself in car, honks horn awakening owners

    Seriously. Bear locks himself in car, honks horn awakening owners I wonder if that counts for an excused absence from work.
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    News Article: Canadian man who beheaded bus passenger granted total freedom

    Seriously. Canadian man who beheaded bus passenger granted total freedom
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    Barbara Hale dies at 94

    'Perry Mason' actress Barbara Hale dies at 94 2017 continues the carnage of 2016...
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    Poll: Is civility declining?

    No axe to grind here. Just wanted to hear a little discussion. Multiple choice. Pick all you want.
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    News Article: Joe McKnight, 28, killed in native Louisiana

    Joe McKnight, 28, killed in native Louisiana Sad, indeed.
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    Ye Olde Thankfulness Thread, 2016

    I'll start us off. In no particular order, I'm thankful for: - My wife. Live 50 years without one, and you'll be thankful for yours, too. - My mother and siblings are still alive. - My job - My friends - My church and my God What are you thankful for this year?
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    News Article: Leon Russel...dies at 74

    Leon Russell, musician known for dynamic performances, dies at 74 2016 has been a horrible year for musicians. RIP, Hank Wilson
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    News Article: California Is Going After Its Farting Cows

    No bull. California Is Going After Its Farting Cows :conf3: Or, from another source...
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    News Article: Duterte declares upcoming Philippines-U.S. war games 'the last one'

    Duterte declares upcoming Philippines-U.S. war games 'the last one' Hmm. Don't like the way things are moving over there.
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    Taking the plunge

    After 49 years of bachelorhood, I am getting married this Saturday to a lady my age who has also never been married. I'll be away from the boards for a couple of weeks as we go on our honeymoon. I would tell you that I'll think of you all during that time, but I can't lie well enough to pull it...
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    I will not jinx the team this year by...

    ...making a score prediction in the "Predict the Score" thread. It has caused me grief every time, through either a poor performance or a loss. I promise I won't do it this year. Post whatever your superstition demands that you not do in order to help the team win. Then DON'T DO IT!!! :tongue:
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    News Article: Kerry: Air conditioners as big a threat as ISIS

    If this doesn't belong on the NS board, nothing does. Kerry: Air conditioners as big a threat as ISIS Hyperbole by Fox News or John Kerry? You decide...