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Catalonia Legalises Cannabis Cultivation and Distribution | TalkingDrugs

June 30th, 2017 No comments

The Parliament of Catalonia has approved the creation of a legal framework for regulating the cultivation, distribution, and consumption of cannabis.

Source: Catalonia Legalises Cannabis Cultivation and Distribution | TalkingDrugs

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Don’t sugarcoat this. Trump just called for 32 million people to lose health coverage. – The Washington Post

June 30th, 2017 No comments

In this sense, Trump’s tweet is actually kind of useful. It reveals once again that Republicans have been running a massive scam on Obamacare for years. They constantly fulminated for repeal, and voted repeatedly for it, in the full knowledge that President Barack Obama would veto it and that they would not face the consequences of their rhetoric and vote. The promise of unspecified replacements allowed Republicans to claim they would act to make sure millions didn’t lose coverage, without saying how. But n

Source: Don’t sugarcoat this. Trump just called for 32 million people to lose health coverage. – The Washington Post

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Splendor — Total solar eclipse of Aug 21, 2017

June 30th, 2017 1 comment
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Trump Mocks Mika Brzezinski; Says She Was ‘Bleeding Badly From a Face-Lift’ – The New York Times

June 30th, 2017 1 comment

‘Clean coal’ showcase forced to stick with natural gas – The Washington Post

June 29th, 2017 No comments
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The ludicrous myth of Republican fiscal responsibility: A history lesson for the modern GOP – Salon.com

June 29th, 2017 No comments

The GOP loves to insist that Democrats have caused a fiscal crisis. But the real story looks far different

Source: The ludicrous myth of Republican fiscal responsibility: A history lesson for the modern GOP – Salon.com

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A ‘very credible’ new study on Seattle’s $15 minimum wage has bad news for liberals – The Washington Post

June 26th, 2017 No comments
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Rigged. Forced into debt. Worked past exhaustion. Left with nothing. – USA TODAY

June 22nd, 2017 No comments
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The Story of the Brilliant, Incendiary Trump Ad That Has Cannes Buzzing – Adweek

June 22nd, 2017 No comments

The Cosmos co-creator reflects on her husband’s legacy and how Hollywood can inspire careers in science.

Source: The Story of the Brilliant, Incendiary Trump Ad That Has Cannes Buzzing – Adweek

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Cats are an extreme outlier among domestic animals | Ars Technica

June 20th, 2017 No comments
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