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Gamer jailed for critically injuring baby.

Waipukurau man Devon Ashley Bird, 21, appeared in Napier District Court this morning for sentencing after pleading guilty to ill-treating a child and causing grievous bodily harm with reckless disregard last month. 6 more words

Child Abuse

THE TRUTH ABOUT IMMIGRATION*

Ideally a nation should let in the brightest, best, and educated without asking questions or any delay involved in the immigration process. Unfortunately the poor, uneducated, ballsy, and hopeless also want to immigrate to the wealthy countries and some will risk life and limb to accomplish that end. 371 more words

Common Sense

A little punishment never hurt anyone...

My owner gave me a little punishment for my little indiscretion. It’s really unusual that I would get to write it down during, because usually part of my punishment is that I can’t write in here. 473 more words

This Is My Nightmare

Two weeks ago it was my turn for a post, and it was also the time when every professor decides to make final papers/projects due. These do not mesh well together. 1,416 more words

The Musician

What's Wrong With Torture? Lots!

There was an excellent post (and comment thread) over at PEA Soup on torture (see the original post and the excellent discussion thereafter here). I have copied and pasted the original post here, though I highly recommend visiting the original post to read the ensuing discussion in the comment thread. 1,368 more words

Ethics

School Punishes Blind 8-Year-Old By Replacing His Cane With a Pool Noodle

Administrators at a Missouri elementary school punished a blind student for misbehaving on the bus Monday by confiscating his cane and replacing it with a pool noodle so he wouldn’t “fidget.” 134 more words