Ted Cruz Wants You To Believe He’s Legally Required To Sign Up For Obamacare. He’s Not.

by Igor Volsky Posted on March 25, 2015 at 11:50 am Updated: March 25, 2015 at 12:33 pm “Ted Cruz Wants You To Believe He’s Legally Required To Sign Up For Obamacare. He’s Not.” CREDIT: Screenshot Newly-minted presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) admitted that he would grudgingly sign up for health care coverage through the … Read more

The true meaning of Paganism

The word “paganism” has come to refer to various pre-Christian religions belonging to a number of ancient cultures—those from Greece, Rome, Egypt, Scandinavia, and so on.  It has come to also represent, in some circles, the modern ideology of Wicca and the followers of revived versions of the old practices.  The truth about “paganism”, however, … Read more

American Doctors Are Killing Themselves and No One Is Talking About It – The Daily Beast

  American Doctors Are Killing Themselves and No One Is Talking About It – The Daily Beast. It’s estimated that at least 400 U.S. doctors kill themselves every year. Many are struggling with depression, anxiety, or addiction. Greg Miday was a promising young doctor with a prestigious oncology fellowship in St. Louis. He spoke conversational Spanish, … Read more

QUORA: What’s your favorite science fiction novel?

★ What’s your favorite science fiction novel?   Ann Litz, Obsolete Librarian 34 upvotes by Melissa Stroud, Ian Morgan, Mike Lambert, (more) Foundation by Isaac Asimov.Others will write a more serious and studious answer, but…“Librarians will save civilization galaxy-wide! What’s not to like?” Written 20 Nov, 2013. 8,886 views.   Upvote34 Downvote Comments3+ Share Ian Morgan, A Walking Non-Sequitur. 9 upvotes by Ann Litz, Melissa Stroud, Anderson … Read more

QUORA: In what ways was the Soviet Union a success?

Natalia Nezvanova, Наталья НезвановаНаталья Незванова Soviet achievements in space: Sputnik 1: first artificial satellite in orbit. Laika: first animal in orbit. Yuri Gagarin: officially, the first human in orbit. Alexey Leonov: first human to conduct extra-vehicular activity (EVA). Suggest Edits Katerina Simms, Romance Writer and Recovering Former … (more) Romance Writer and Recovering Former Mermaid. I … Read more

QUORA: Is a person who has spent a couple of months or years in prison ever able to come back to normal life?

Terry Lee upvotes by Stephanie Vardavas (Former Assistant General Counsel, MLB and NikeFormer Assistant General Counsel, MLB and Nike), Keith Rabois (I graduated from Harvard Law, clerked for the H… (more) I graduated from Harvard Law, clerked for the Honorable Edith H. Jones of the United States Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit, and devoted … Read more

Geeks for gay rights: $50 million gaming convention threatens to leave Indiana over anti-LGBT bill

Despite Gamergate, Gamer’s rule…. ‘Good friends playing video games’ [Shutterstock] The organizers of one of the biggest conventions in Indiana suggested they would take the event out of the state if Gov. Mike Pence (R) authorizes a bill that could allow businesses to discriminate against LGBT customers, Polygon reported on Tuesday. GenCon LLC chief executive … Read more