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Posted on the Mar 25, 2014 by Carlin Ross
This photo was taken during Fred Phelps funeral.  His family had asked the public not to picket.  For those of you who don't remember Fred he organized funeral protests with "God Hates Fags...
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Posted on the Mar 21, 2014 by Carlin Ross
Turkey blocked twitter today in the midst of growing protests. This has to be the most photogenic protestor EVER.
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Posted on the Mar 18, 2014 by Carlin Ross
Psychotherapists are pushing the FDA to legalize MDMA (better known as ecstasy) for therapeutic purposes based on it's success in treating Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. MDMA was patented by Merck...
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Posted on the Mar 16, 2014 by Carlin Ross
Tens of thousands of Russians took to the streets this weekend to protest the Kremlin's referendum to annex Crimea from the Ukraine. Signs read "stop the war" and this young woman's t-shirt reads "...
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Posted on the Mar 08, 2014 by Carlin Ross
I saw cruising around reddit when I found this post by Eva Mozes Kor entitled "I am a survivor of medical experiments performed on twin children at Auschwitz who forgave the Nazis. AMA!" At first, I...
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Posted on the Mar 05, 2014 by Carlin Ross
We all watched Jared Leto's Oscar speech - a tribute to his mother. Here she is living on a commune in Colorado with Jared in her lap and his brother to her right. They lived in Haiti for 18...
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Posted on the Mar 04, 2014 by Carlin Ross
This clips shows electronic music pioneer Bruce Haack appearing on Mister Rogers' Neighborhood in 1968 with experimental children's dance educator Esther Nelson. Mr. Rogers was so ahead of his time...
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Posted on the Mar 03, 2014 by Carlin Ross
Jared Leto won an oscar last night for his role as a transgender AIDS patient in Dallas Buyer's Club.  His acceptance speech took my breath away.  He thanked his mother (his oscar date)...
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Posted on the Feb 18, 2014 by Carlin Ross
Reddit has been flooded with pictures of women manipulating their hair into "ladybeards".  Not sure who started this craze but it's adorable. 
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Posted on the Feb 14, 2014 by Carlin Ross
I feel so fortunate to have had the experience of the Mr. Rogers show growing up.  He was the most genuine person in the world....so nice that when thieves stole his car and found out that it...
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Posted on the Feb 12, 2014 by Carlin Ross
I don't usually watch the Grammys because nothing real ever happens on those over-produced industry circle jerks. But this year 17 year old Lorde (who won for best new song) knocked it out of the...
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Posted on the Feb 12, 2014 by Betty Dodson
I urge everyone to watch more documentaries. My favorite website that offers endless ones is: Topdocumentaryfilms.com and it’s free! Some are absolutely brilliant and others not so much. But each...
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Posted on the Dec 31, 2013 by Carlin Ross
I'm so excited.  Tomorrow at 8am, Pursuant to Amendment 64, Colorado will become the first state to legalize the sale of marijuana for recreational use.  You don't need a note from your...
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Posted on the Dec 30, 2013 by Carlin Ross
Richard Lamparski sent this card to Betty and we laughed our assess off.  I love sacreligious xmas cards. 
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Posted on the Dec 30, 2013 by Edgerman58
There is a tremendously funny series of videos I have been working my way though over the last several years, called Mister Deity. They are the brain-child of a former Mormon by the name of Brian...
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