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‘HAHAHAHAHA’ — Europeans Answer The Question: Would You Prefer U.S. Healthcare System

‘HAHAHAHAHA’ — Europeans Answer The Question: Would You Prefer U.S. Healthcare System

Some European people on Quora answered the question: “As a European, would you prefer the US healthcare system?” The short, resounding answer was no. Here are some of the more detailed answers. Mark Harrison said: “Less coverage: US system” “Higher costs for private medical care: US system” “Lower life expectancy: US system” “Whichever way I […]

Royal Couple Got A Lot More American Culture Than They Expected In NYC

Royal Couple Got A Lot More American Culture Than They Expected In NYC

New York City is being visited by the young British royal couple. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, William and Kate, are in town to promote charitable causes and to take in a basketball game at Brooklyn’s Barclay Center. Many local and national media outlets are reporting on this event, including the Brooklyn Eagle, Yahoo […]

Want The U.S. To Be Like Iran? Let The Radical Christian Right Take Control

Want The U.S. To Be Like Iran? Let The Radical Christian Right Take Control

The words ?Iran? and ?Afghanistan? are synonymous with suppression of human rights, extreme suppression of religious freedom and extreme (* infinity) suppression of women. However, few?know that both these countries were prosperous, secular and women-friendly prior to the Islamic revolution in Iran (1979) and Zahir Shah’s overthrow in 1973 in Afghanistan (later taken over by […]

Obama And China Vow To Protect Climate In Landmark Decision

Obama And China Vow To Protect Climate In Landmark Decision

Following long negotiations, President Obama and Xi Jinping, President of China, agreed to a “historic” deal to protect the global climate, multiple sources?report. Under that deal, the United States vows to cut CO2 to a level of 26-28% below the emissions in 2005 by 2025. In return, China promised to increase their use of energy […]

BREAKING: Boston Bomber Suspects Acted Alone, Religion Was The Motivator

BREAKING: Boston Bomber Suspects Acted Alone, Religion Was The Motivator

  The Associated Press has reported via Twitter that the two Boston bombing?suspects?acted alone in the attack that killed three people and injured more than 170 and that they were motivated by religion.??Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, and his brother?Tamerlan Tsarnaev, 26, planted backpacks with bombs at two locations near the finish line of the April 15, […]