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The carbon tax was proposed by Al Gore and it is to be switched out with the payroll tax. Do you guys feel that this tax should be accepted or not? I say no, this is taxing one of the elements on earth that is needed to sustain life. How much sense does it make to tax carbon dioxide?
Two white supremacists allegedly plotted to go on a national killing spree, shooting and decapitating black people and ultimately targeting Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama, federal authorities said Monday. THIS IS SOOO SAD! WHY IS THE WORLD LIKE THIS?
would that be discrimination if he doesnt?
On Sunday my friends are going out to a hookah bar/lounge and i was wondering if i could still go in if im under 18? know if its tobacco then i cant smoke/purchase it but would i still be able to go in with them?
Do you think anything like the Holocaust will ever happen again? lately people have been talking about it a whole lot.. a few in my class were talking about it... not in a conversational way either.. umm... well.. maybe I'm taking it too seriously?? my great grandfather was held in a concentration camps though.. his brother died while he was there.. I can't help but worry about it.
How are courts judges and justices shielded from politics?
How do yall feel about the Rights to Keep and Bear arms? I feel very strongly about it and if a Dem (hillary or obama) gets into office they want to bring back the assults weapons ban. I know some feel strongly about it and yet they vote for these people.
They are this one guy who keep sending me Personal Messages telling me he know allot about me, like what games I play or played plus other stuff like where I live, that kind of stuff. I believe this guy is an Internet bully who hides behind the keyboard. What laws do we have against a bully on the Internet?
Are you personally affected by the blackouts, or do you feel that it wouldn't matter to you if the participating sites stayed censored and/or suspended indefinitely?
im aganist abortion. I think its wrong. how about you?
Thoughts on why he picked someone he's talked to once before to be his running mate?
Here in the UK, every week on Wednesday we have Prime MInisters question time, Where the PM has to field (in theory unscreened questions, he will briefed what might be asked) from the House of Commons, do you think the President should have to do this each week in your system?
Probably doesn't relate to the topic, but am still curious, who do you think should be elected president? I keep hearin stuff about Barack Obama, Hilary Clinton, etc. and what they're going to do for us; it gets kind of confusing sometimes. Anyway, what's your opinion? Just wondering.
is it really illeagal to poke a belly button in canada?
Back on June 16th, my husband called to let me know he was up and he mentioned the fact he cheated on me (wasn't the first time and won't be the last) and told me he didn't want to keep doing that too me and leave me in the dark and make me wait on him to come home for one or two or three weeks. So he told me he decided it was best that we got a divorce and we had met up and talked about the papers later that day. But ever since that day I ha...
i watched on the news that the goverment want to track every message on the internet and text message on the phones to figth against terrorism,but i think this would be against privacy of the people, i mean imagine that the goverment can know everything that you write or text. i hope they dont do that because that would be crazy what do you think?
For years people in the congo have been suffering. It is because of the colonization of Africa that this region is struggling. We (well many european powers) set up this region for failure. Why don't we give it the help it deserves?
Do you thiink that a federal government run health insurance plan will be approved before midnight ET 31 Dec 2009
who was the only president to be married in the white house?
do you think bombs were planted inside the building because if you go to youtube in a video you see and hear FDNY and NYPD talking about another device in the building what do you think
Why do people think Sarah Palin is hot?
How to survive when your mother is a phoney christians who is hateful?
Sometimes democrats work for the equil rights of people but at the same time they try to censor speech and have laws like hate speech. They also have laws that punish people who speak the opposite in opinion on issues. I've seen that lots of confederate statues have been taken down do to someones misperception of their beliefs and also assumption the confederates are racist. I mean even if in your opinion someones racist shouldnt people respec...
Okay, so I heard you cannot be president even if you wanted only if you were born in american and have a birth certificate for evidence your an american.is that true? Cause I wasn't american citizen till 5 years old.. I am saying I wanna be president (yes I do lol) anyways is this true?
I know in a couple of states it's legal. I just want to know, is it legal everywhere else? Other countries, states, regions, etc...
I was in a History lesson and we were learning about slaves, but what would happen if a female slave was captured at, let's say, 2 weeks pregnant, and bought when she was 1 month pregnant, what would happen to the baby? I mean if you keep it, you get a free slave, but if you keep it the female slave would have to care for it day and night, and maybe not be able to work properly and not be able to fully concentrate... Any Historians out there?
Me and my girls were talking the other night and the conversation soon turned to marijuana and the act of it being decriminalized in Canada. We had all different views on it, so we kind of bantered back and forth on the subject. Eventually we all settled on one key point. What we COULD agree on was that in the grand scheme of the drug spectrum, it really is less harmful than most drugs, especially our most favourite legal drug--alcohol. The la...
What are the duties of the Supreme Court?
Are there differences in police forces in other countries? I mean, is there any differences between the USA and other countries? I find other countries interesting when it comes to the law.
He goes around on my Youtube account and spams anti-Jew and anti-gay hate speech on my videos and channel. His icon is a nazi swastica. Why are there still people like this?
I am a convicted felon! That said let me paint a picture for you. I had a job a short time back working for a company that sub-contracted their services to the railroad and I was required to submit to a background check, supossedly to allow me to work on railroad property and to enter power plant operation sites (Homeland Security based security clearence). Needless to say I was imediately fired upon the return of my rap sheet. Now mind you ...
Would it be acceptable if the Government establishes a national police-type force to ensure Government policies are carried out ?
Did the american flag change during the civil war?
Why is pot illigal?
franklin D. Roosevelt's mother?
i having trouble understanding it ?
In which year did world war one begin?
How does everyone feel about Obama marking tomorrow his 100th days in office, In your opinion is he doing a good job or not? Let me know!!! Thanks.
Hi, to who ever reads, I have a project to ask people about what I just written below..can yall answer it:) Question: did communism improve life for the average soviet citizen? Support your answer with at least 2 pts.
I am living in TX and I had to register before October 6 so I could get the registration certificate to vote. My friend is a first time voter; she has never registered but she just showed her ID and they let her vote. Why? Anybody knows, please explain?
Is there anywere in ohio a 13 year old can get a job with politics or law
3rd graders trying to kill a teacher, I mean COME ON!
Okay i know thats a sorta strange question but like i can understand teh tea stereotype, its true! and i mean i understand greek stereotypes like we are all fat cos its true! i dont get offended itsjust i don't see english people with that bad teeth, they look fine to me..
does this mesothelioma mass tort campaign mean anything...or is it another crap mass tort fraud by lawyers?
Yes, I have looked on Google and couldn't fin anything... Hoping their is a war nerd out there to help me answer my question...?
When will the results be revealed in southern California?
who will be our next president?
Are you liberated or conservative type?
Obama or mcain? Lemme know??
How many american soldiers lost their lives in the korean war?
What is the difference in republican and democrat
I get that its a steryotipe but were did come from its evan true lol im jewish I now Just wondering whats up with that?
Why won't Cube let americans cross the boarder.?? It's for my spanish class... and like.. I need an answer ASAP. thankss ~ Tela [[xoxo]]
Do you think Obama will change his plans on drilling? Or, do you think he'll stick with his plans of finding new ways to seek energy independence?
Juvenile justice is the area of criminal law applicable to persons not old enough to be held responsible for criminal acts.In most states in the US, the age for criminal culpability is set at 18 years. Do you think that young juvenille delinquints should be given adult punishment or do you think it is okay to give them special treatment and less harsh consequences.
Who are the illuminati? What is the new world order? Are they powerful?
Do you believe there is an organization called the illuminati that plots to control the world? If so, what is your reasoning. If not, what is your reasoning.
Agency Conflict of interest Judicial branch Ordinances Political Separation of powers Supremacy clause These are the terms I need to know... Yes I know I forgot my book at school... And internet does not help much. Can any one help me please?! Thank you!
I'm an american college student and lately I have been self conscious about the way most of the world hates the country I live in. I'm extremely interested in the rest of the world and was just wondering how do scots view us as a people?
Idk about you guys but i have my doubts..
I'm supposed to do like a political cartoon sort of thing on either the federalists or the anti-federalists. I just have no clue what to do for this. So if anyone could give me a few ideas, that'd be great. Thanks.
okay well here it goes haha "what was the main purpose of the league of nations" if you know thank you ;D
As a Canadian would you technically be a foreign national, in regard to Britain, even though we still see the Queen as our top ranking official?
So, what are your opinions on... 1)gay marriage 2)sex before marriage 3)abortion 4)death penalty 5)Religion 6)Politics 7) Suicide I only ask out of curiosity, there are 173,208 members here at funadvice and 173,208 different opinions. You don't have to post your opinions on all seven topics, so feel free to chose one, two, or all topics. I'm just looking for any feedback. :)
Does anyone know??? I know brass ones are illegal but I am unsure about plastic
I'm just having a mad idea xD
Is it Constitutional for a group of people (convicted felons for example) to blanketly be excluded from participation in government and if so, how would it be OK to blanketly exclude any other group that a state, city, county or municipality didn't approve of?
Are you elegaiable to vote? If you are, who are you going to vote for? And if your not going to vote, why? Thanks.
If your family was royalty and their power was taken from them could they sue for the title back
Because i f they can do that, they wouldnt have any problem to use it for the drought and that would be a good use for Haarp, why they didnt use haarp for the drought and make it rain that would be easier than make a storm. What do you think?
I know its important to take in what scientist say but I feel like some people take it a bit too far. There may not be worship but my point is that some people are treating science and are excepting anything a scientist says without question. I believe in all things you have to ask questions you must see all sides to a argument following one without hard questions is like following something blindly. The questions Has science become a reli...
Do you think that Lincoln had other motives for freeing the slaves than simply being a moral issue with him?
Is it possible that there could ever be a World War 3? Would it end the world completely? What countries would be the most likely to start it?
One of Calgary's new war memorials had graffiti spray painted across it, only days before Remembrance Day. Do you think this is simply an isolated act of vandals who didn't care where they hit, or do you think this is the first of many more vandals to come? Read about it: http://funadvice.com/r/15h4o24n395
Doing a project on how a Bill becomes a law. I know you can propose a law on State level of Government by talking to your represenative but on the Federal level of Government how would you propose a bill? As in propose a bill to Congress and the President.
Should weed be legal , ok I love weed and am a firm beliver that it should be legal its less harmfull than alcohol and less harmfull than cigerettes , and in these harsh economic times we could tax it and get some much needed money back into the economy . So what do ye think .
Who thinks jacob zuma will mack a great president
if you were given a chance to be a president for five days what would you do?
Leaders of the United States, Canada, and Mexico on Tuesday downplayed fears that their trilateral Security and Prosperity Partnership (SPP) is setting the foundation for a 'North American Union' - do you think such a plan is in the works ?
It was revealed that the Mormon church was one of the biggest donors behind Prop 8 in California that stripped gay / lesbian couples of the right to marry...so, now that they've gone & played politics, they should lose their tax excempt status, right?
Apparently, Karl Rove has been formally given a subpoena to testify about the executive branch's role and process involving the firings of nine US attorney's (all democrats) by the Bush administration. Seems like a bold move, really but...supposing the guy is guilty: will this limit executive mis-management of the country in the future? Or is it a waste of resources to get the guy's testimony? Imho...if there's justice to be done, it should b...