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Should many drugs be legalised?
The amount of violence by drug gangs in Ireland has reached alarming proportions and police seem unable to do much about it. I wonder if legalising at least the less harmful drugs would reduce the killing.
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Feb 27, 2020
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Community
Do you agree that night is the worst time to have an argument?
The dark magnifies it and its impossible to resolve it.
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14 replies
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Feb 24, 2020
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Dating & Relationships
Here's a joke ?
Two people go into a pharmacy : "I'll just have H 2 O". Companion : "I'll have H 2 O too". He drinks it and dies.
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Feb 20, 2020
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Embarrassing & Funny
How old is the place you'd regard as your home town?
The remote village I spent my first eleven years in, apparently was mentioned in a document dating from 1202 !
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Jan 31, 2020
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Miscellaneous
Are there any place-names in your neck of the woods that you find amusing?
Mine is Aghoghil (pronounced A-Hoch-Ill). It sounds like a sneeze.
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Jan 23, 2020
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Embarrassing & Funny
An Agnostic's last remaining doubt.
I've come to feel that all religion is nonsense, with one reservation : existence is so short; can the individual really cease totally with death?; what is the point of existing at all?
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26 replies
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Jan 20, 2020
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Spirituality & Religion
Do you like the theme music from Doctor Zhivago?
Yearning melody; haunting orchestration like the rustlings of nature.
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5 replies
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Jan 17, 2020
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Music
Can there be a dilemma for somebody who is deeply in love yet has always craved freedom?
I'm speaking of a woman who was once in my life, not of me.
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Jan 17, 2020
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Dating & Relationships
Do you have a favourite line of poetry?
Mine is : "Tread softly, because you tread on my dreams". (W.B.Yeats). He's buried not so far from here. On his tombstone : "Horseman, pass by".
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Jan 13, 2020
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Personal, Thoughts & Feelings
Anyone fancy an obscure limerick?
There was a young man from Castlefin Who wondered how on earth it went in. He tried it one way, And then yet another, And was haunted by the concept of sin.
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Jan 6, 2020
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Miscellaneous
Do you feel "He is not with me is against me" closes the door on agnosticism?
SOMETIMES I see life as a lending library or a reservoir. You can take from it for a while but there's all hell to pay if you don't return on time.
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Jan 2, 2020
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Miscellaneous
I hate goodbyes. Anyone else?
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15 replies
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Dec 30, 2019
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Miscellaneous
My chromebook seems to have got drunk. I'm getting messages that I don't think are intended for me and not getting some that are. Anybody else?
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2 replies
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Dec 28, 2019
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Miscellaneous
Do you ever worry about the effect that something you write on here, could have on somebody?
I do!
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Dec 11, 2019
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Community
Why do people choose to live in such cold countries?
I got off a plane last night from warmer climes and decided Ryanair had decided the Arctic was a cheaper place to land.
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Oct 27, 2019
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Miscellaneous
Anyone like the music of Korngold?
I was impressed by the slow movement of his symphony, yesterday. He wrote many Hollywood swashbuckler scores. A critic of the time described it as "more Corn than Gold".
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5 replies
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Sep 29, 2019
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Music
As a non-American I used to believe that "guy" referred only to men. Has it always been non-gender specific?
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7 replies
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Sep 29, 2019
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Miscellaneous
A friend once asked my advice on how to get a serious girlfriend.
His last one had told him he'd die wondering!
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Sep 15, 2019
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Miscellaneous
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