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693 days ago.
by BobBarker
Kendall78
Ukraine/Crimea What should the Western Powers do?

Posts: 23 - Some fear that Russia is on its way to reforming the old USSR. Some think it's none of our business here in the US and the EU should handle it. What do you think? What should Pres.

693 days ago.
by BobBarker
BobDahler
Please, Art

Posts: 374 - Take charge of the Times forums and utilize some moderator discretion. The threads here have become an embarrassment to the Times and our community.

699 days ago.
by luvthesouth
Kendall78
Forgetting history, a sin of the Republic

Posts: 191 - I was reading about the difficulty of Pres. Obama's pick getting the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division top position.

703 days ago.
by asknot
Kunectdots
Legalize Marijuana in Ohio?

Posts: 466 - In light of some recent and not so recent events, do you believe that marijuana SHOULD become a legal substance in the state of Ohio? I'm posting this under "National Politics" because I...

715 days ago.
by BeRight
Kendall78
Arizona's SB1062 Legal or Illegal?

Posts: 137 - The state legislature of AZ passed this and it awaits for Gov. Brewer to either sign it into law or Veto it.

721 days ago.
by BobBarker
BeRight
Clean Energy

Posts: 4 - Just days after an investigation was launched into failed solar manufacturer Solyndra, a Department of Energy (DOE) loan guarantee recipient—the DOE announced a flurry of funding measures for new...

721 days ago.
by BobBarker
BobDahler
What are the ramifications of Wisconsin's contract annulment legislation?

Posts: 2 - Even if you like the notion of busting unions via this legislation, where do you suppose this concept could end?

722 days ago.
by BobBarker
BobDahler
Forum reader headcount

Posts: 8 - Based on the low number of active participants in these forums, I'm caused to wonder: how well read the are the comments posted here? It is entirely possible that no one is paying attention.

731 days ago.
by moderation
Kunectdots
VOTE FOR BIDEN THIS TUESDAY!

Posts: 76 - Remember folks, a vote FOR Obama for president on Tuesday is, IN FACT, a vote for Joe Biden to become YOUR PRESIDENT - ALSO!

733 days ago.
by thegreek
whatdifferencedoesitmake
Letting a sycophant donor "investigate"

Posts: 66 - What a sick joke. Liberals would have had a fit if GW BUSH had appointed some big bucks lackey to "investigate" an abuse of power in his Administratio.

753 days ago.
by BobBarker
rocker
Are states who do not require Photo ID in order to vote encouraging fraudulent elections?

Posts: 98 - Recently, the obama administration's attorney general struck down laws in Texas and South Carolina requiring voters to show a Photo ID before they can vote claiming it "disenfranchises"...

754 days ago.
by asknot
Kendall78
When should a person be punished for stating an opinion?

Posts: 467 - As many people might know, 'Duck Dynasty' star Phil Robertson gave an interview to GQ Magazine and gave his colorful opinion on different social topic.

755 days ago.
by BobBarker
Kendall78
Comparison: Obamacare and Prohibition

Posts: 97 - In the 1920, the 18th Amendment went into effect and made the US a "dry" countr.

755 days ago.
by luvthesouth
BobDahler
Taxed too much?

Posts: 407 - Here's the chance fo everyone to offload on why taxes have ruined their lives...

835 days ago.
by R1KRA8
TheFrog
Members of Congress should not undermine the U.S. government

Posts: 153 - United States Congressmen should not threaten the existence of the United States government simply because those Congressmen do not like a program.

854 days ago.
by R1KRA8
Kendall78
Term Limits: Good, bad or just plain ugly

Posts: 5 - Seems like whenever everyday people finally pay attention to Congress, the tirade of, "We need term limits" gets thrown out. But what do you think of the idea?

856 days ago.
by R1KRA8
Valveguy
Off shore interrogation: Did someone tell Obama yet?

Posts: 11 - United States interrogators who specialize in so-called high value targets will question a suspected al Qaeda operative aboard an American warship without reading him his rights, U..

861 days ago.
by R1KRA8
Tinfoilhat
If the Affordable Care Act is allowed to take hold, Mr. Romney's 47% will become the new majority and the 100 year plan will have succeeded

Posts: 5 - If those dependent on the government are allowed to exceed 50% of the vote, the United States of America will never recover.

896 days ago.
by R1KRA8
Kendall78
50th Anniversary of the March on Washington

Posts: 47 - What has been the impact of the march on the nation? Looking back, what criticisms or praise can be gleaned?