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  1. For those skeptics that start blaming animal...

    For those skeptics that start blaming animal rights extremists before looking at reality - just google this and look at the images:

    pregnant sow cages

    How in the world is it humane to cage...
  2. Well dang! I love my heavy metal measuring cups -...

    Well dang! I love my heavy metal measuring cups - but not the square-ish corners. Then I found these, which are on my wish list:

    Bellemain Stainless Steel Measuring Cup Set, 6 Piece

    the round...
  3. Thread: Seattle

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    I love crossing the 520 to Bellevue - long...

    I love crossing the 520 to Bellevue - long stretch of "bridge." Fremont is fun and funky. I avoid the Space Needle and instead like to see the waterfront from the ferry (heading to Bainbridge) or...
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    So what did you find interesting? It could mean...

    So what did you find interesting? It could mean so much and you don't state why? Not sure why people post links expecting others to blindly watch something without any type of discussion or...
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    Maybe Prager "University" could give this lady an...

    Maybe Prager "University" could give this lady an Endowed Professorship. She would meet some of the prerequisites in fundamentalist christian studies and economics:
    ...
  6. Commercial pet food concerns and healthy diet

    After decades of feeding my pets commercial food it struct me as odd to use a 100% dried and canned diet for animals (humans included). The oddness is that this food is processed, sits on shelves for...
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    This. I get in 'trouble' when I make assumptions....

    This. I get in 'trouble' when I make assumptions. Maybe the wheelchair man did not need assistance and didn't say anything since most people assume he does need help. So for him, it's simpler to just...
  8. Thread: I'm done

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    Make this your starting point and edit to read:...

    Make this your starting point and edit to read: "I want my and DH's wedding to be joyous." Figure out what that means. Take special care when inviting guests - ask yourself if those guests will be so...
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    And the whole group thing - some sort of...

    And the whole group thing - some sort of accountability and support is often integral to recovery for all members of the unit. But groups and support don't work for everyone. The accountability and...
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    The stay or walk is really up to you. There are...

    The stay or walk is really up to you. There are successes and failures. Obliviously those who don't stay sober/clean can destroy the lives of those around them IF THEY LET THAT HAPPEN. You are...
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    This would be hard for me too. I live in a very...

    This would be hard for me too. I live in a very progressive area, and there hasn't been any focus on this aspect. In fact, new members often expressed distress and discomfort with this aspect of the...
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    There can be a significant genetic component in...

    There can be a significant genetic component in alcoholism.

    http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/seeking-the-connections-alcoholism-and-our-genes/

    I would avoid any blanket statements...
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    Take care of yourself first, and then you can...

    Take care of yourself first, and then you can sort out all the other stuff. Call a rape crisis or sexual assault hot line and seek the compassionate listening care that you need and deserve. Tell you...
  14. I agree - No reason the show can't go on. I...

    I agree - No reason the show can't go on. I really hope the show revamps its name and branding elements to re-invent itself because it was a collaboration of many talented people, not just the host....
  15. Thread: Home Alone

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    Cat Tap - so so sorry for your loss and the...

    Cat Tap - so so sorry for your loss and the crushing loneliness that follows. It sounds like you are getting through the days and you are surrounded by warm, fuzzy, silly creatures that depend on...
  16. Exactly. That's what I find so weird. Is it due...

    Exactly. That's what I find so weird. Is it due to the often cited narcissism and sociopathy he displays? He thinks he is above the fray because of star power? Or wanting finally to be caught and...
  17. This reaction is exactly why Ghomeshi used BDSM...

    This reaction is exactly why Ghomeshi used BDSM in his defense. Because it is a mask for the reality. The reality is that his actions in dating encounters have nothing to do with BDSM. Nothing. His...
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    ^ ^ ^ Yes - the idea that staying will 'help'...

    ^ ^ ^

    Yes - the idea that staying will 'help' the addict recover is a double edged sword. You can't really know if you indeed help change another person's behavior, or, more darkly, are actually a...
  19. I love the story of tossing the rings over...

    I love the story of tossing the rings over Niagara Falls, here's my favorite picture of that magnificent falls:

    http://www.wineandbowties.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/a7.jpg

    That...
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    What stands out reading each of our posts about...

    What stands out reading each of our posts about experiences with those addicted is how much our behavior, and others around the addict, change. For me, Alanon and programs like it, focused on the...
  21. It is just beginning. Women have now filed...

    It is just beginning. Women have now filed complaints with the police, enabling the police to begin an investigation. The police said there is no statute of limitations for the kind of allegations...
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    Social connection is a huge part of changing...

    Social connection is a huge part of changing habits and addiction routines. The dynamics of each group is unique. Some people go to church for the connection to people not the religious stuff. Same...
  23. Fairfax - shame shame shame on you. as usual your...

    Fairfax - shame shame shame on you. as usual your response is nasty and wrong. Political affiliation and sexual abuse are not connected. Right or left or middle wingers - abusive behavior doesn't...
  24. For anyone looking at used cars, or owning a car...

    For anyone looking at used cars, or owning a car manufactured between 2000-2008, here is the list of Takata air bag recall vehicles:
    ...
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    OP - so glad you are mostly sailing through this...

    OP - so glad you are mostly sailing through this while living with the STBX. Yep, it's good that its weird - much better than other settings on the emotional roller coaster dial!

    And the side...
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