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President Obama Follows in Footsteps of Most Recent US Presidents on Pluto Probe

Why is scientific progress framed in terms of ‘leadership?’

Why not:

‘Partnership?

https://twitter.com/POTUS/status/621133763385425920

American leadership?

What kind of leadership?

Of whom?

Of where?

Science leadership? The US is not the paramount leader of science and technology. 81 more words

Nonsensical British values

Keith Hudson

I defy any of those politicians who prattle on about “British values” to define exactly what they mean.  Anything less than 200 to 500 words by way of a description would be no different from English values or Scottish values or . 357 more words

Jingoism, police state lock downs, and no one giving a shit

I just got back from a parade at my new town, it was pretty decent sized, of course a million flags waving everywhere and ‘thanking the vets for their service’, but it always felt so shallow to me.  356 more words

Breaking It Down

What Makes Or Breaks A Copycat Movie

Greetings Loved Ones! Liu Is The Name, And Views Are My Game.

 

Today I’d like to talk to you all about a little something called “Copycat Movies.” These are films that are released around the same time, and that have extremely similar plots and/or premises. 1,866 more words

Film Analysis

Thought | Living with a Muslim Pakistani

Living with a Muslim Pakistani by MV Blake

I sneeze.
“Bless you,” comes the response from the sofa. It’s irritating but I forebear. I’m fairly sure I won’t be. 1,351 more words

Religion

A country that doesn't forget 1915 -2015

You could not be in Australia, or among Australians* in 2015, and be unaware of what happened to an extraordinary group of men** on the Gallipoli Peninsular on April 25th a hundred years ago. 994 more words

Patriotism and its superficiality

India is my country and all Indians are my brothers and sisters. I love my country and I am proud of its rich and varied heritage.I shall always strive to be worthy of it.

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