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I Think That America Has Become the New Rome

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    "Ails" Caesar?

    I'm getting a "Decline and Fall - barbarians at the gate" vibe.
    Rob22make3 Rob22make3 41-45, M 2 Responses Oct 2, 2008

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    New Rome

    I think that America has become the new Rome--and I don't mean this in a good way.  Almost every day, I look around and feel that our entire society is on the edge...meaningless wars, a more and more intolerant, unintelligent populace, hatred, cruelty, and prejudice running...
    Avice Avice 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 23, 2007

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    And there's a reason for it: a Princeton University study has found that the USA is no longer a democracy (was it ever?) and has become a oligarchy. Link from BBC http://www.bbc...
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    The Trinity -- Fact or Fiction? A New Creation Publication Table of Contents Foreword I. Introduction II. How the Trinity Became Doctrine Trinity Is Not A Christian Idea Trinity...
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    I hate how this world use slang words instead of speaking proper language. I hate how they all dirty their skin with piercings and tattoos because they think it's "cool" (which...
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    The brain is an amazing organ. The capabilities it holds are almost limitless. It holds the power to touch, feel and sense that which the body cannot. I have met the most amazing...
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    This world had become nastier and nastier. Guys who are 30-60 is liking girls who are 18-21. Have some respect older men!!!!!! I wish drugs always invented. Kids stop playing...
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    I practiced and followed the teachings of Christianity from 18-38 that's twenty years. I prayed many times a day and fasted and gave 10% of my income. Attended services, taught...
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    I see people who are Christian saying things that trouble me. Things like pray. Pray for this and pray for that. It seems to me that asking God to do good is weird. Isn't God the...
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    but I may also be wrong in thinking that they think that. Right now I am in an cabin at an campsite. And across the grass is someone foreign. But today I am just TIRED, have...
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    Weeelll..... I don't think that I am that repulsive. So there must be at least one person on this planet that has taken a liking in me, right??? :/
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    101 bible contradictions Contradiction #29 Which son of Zerubbabel was an ancestor of Jesus Christ? (a) Abiud (Matthew 1:13). (b) Rhesa (Luke 3:27). But the seven sons of...
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    Someone asks Shakespeare:'U married a girl elder than u, why?'..He showed him calendar n said,"A week has 7 days;'can u say which day is younger?'Either Sunday or Saturday??"So...
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    In my honest and humble opinion, I believe that a large cause of the problem is the breeding and grooming that is passed down from one generation to the next. Granted, many of the...
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    She Said-I love being married. I love him. We make each other happy but there are also the hidden benefits of marriage. : )-a constant foot warmer in the dead of the night-a mighty...
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    I love being able to have a place to vent about my life... a diary just isn't the same. There's something that feels so relieving about putting your thoughts out in the open on...
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    The flow of power is changing.
    sroonaka616 sroonaka616 18-21 1 Response May 5

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    Isnt it complete bullshit that we are beraided by stupid popup ads, especially the ones that aren't even capable of being installed on my phone here. Stupid iPhone... :-P Also...
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    Going through my FB yesterday I found this post saying "Watch in video, detonation of a Jewish bar with people inside of it.. allahu akbar" well the title says it all, and then...
    PiecingMeBackTogether PiecingMeBackTogether 18-21 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I don't belong here, and it makes me want to die.
    H8M4CH1N3 H8M4CH1N3 13-15, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    When you really break it down, there are "gods" or "Gods" in Christianity. In the beginning God said let "US" make man in "OUR" likeness. So there it is really nothing else to say...
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    I have lost my faith in God and in Christians in general. How can people who are taught to LOVE their enemies be the most hateful & judgmental group of people in the world? In...
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    Contradiction #30 Who was the father of Uzziah? (a) Joram (Matthew 1:8). (b) Amaziah (2 Chronicles 26:1).
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    Contradiction #32 How many generations were there from the Babylonian exile until Christ? (a) Matthew says fourteen (Matthew 1:17). (b) But a careful count of the generations...
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    Contradiction #33 Who was the father of Shelah? (a) Cainan (Luke 3:35-36). (b) Arphaxad (Genesis 11:12). Contradiction #34 Was John the Baptist Elijah who was to come? (a) Yes...
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    Contradiction #35 Would Jesus inherit David's throne? (a) Yes. So said the angel (Luke 1:32). (b) No, since he is a descendant of Jehoiakim (see Matthew 1:11, 1 Chronicles 3:16...
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    Contradiction #35 Would Jesus inherit David's throne? (a) Yes. So said the angel (Luke 1:32). (b) No, since he is a descendant of Jehoiakim (see Matthew 1:11, 1 Chronicles 3:16...
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    Not that there is anything wrong with it - I am old fashioned in many ways but this isn't one of them. Another person sexual orientation doesn't bother me a bit. But I have a...
    MrsBradley1122 MrsBradley1122 56-60, F 1 Response May 13

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    I sat in the front row in my science class. One day, a guy whom I had asked about his experience riding a camel a few days before moved to the seat to my right that is facing me...
    cchang cchang 18-21, F 1 Response May 16

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    he asked me shave completely today and took a pic.........?
    BettyLavender BettyLavender 61-65, F 21 Responses May 17

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    It's what makes us the person that we are! So don't be embarrassed or ashamed by them. Knowing of them means others can then understand you.
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    Whatever mankind decides to believe, is his choice, but whichever way he decides to believe, won't change God's plans for our future, in the least. If you don't want to believe in...
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    Before I moved, I noticed a lot of my peers never really talked about helping other people or doing anything for other people. It wasn't until I moved where I started to feel like...
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    I like to be in new places, but traveling to them has become less enjoyable. I used to hitch-hike around the USA, but that was a bit dicey at times. Sometimes I would just drop...
    wuzgnu wuzgnu 61-65, M May 14

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    I have allways loved American muscle cars and what was a old time era is back going harder and faster than ever . They are pumping out more horse power than ever before. My love...
    philipsSRT8 philipsSRT8 56-60, M 7 Responses May 15

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    I was diagnosed with DDNOS...this is my experience of it and my parts. EMOTIONAL PARTS: Emil: Age-13-17. Male? Skinny (possibly anorexic tendencies). Brown hair, emo style-short...
    TheCynicalOne TheCynicalOne 22-25, F May 13

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    It's the strangest thing. I don't know what she looks like. I don't know where she lives exactly, just that it would take a plane ride to get there. We've only exchanged...
    Brontide Brontide 36-40, M 3 Responses May 6

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    I am so used to going to my job almost everyday. It seems that it has consumed all my time and energy. My job has become my entire life. It worries me now that I am sick and can...
    criticalminded criticalminded 36-40, F 3 Responses May 11

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    Everytime I think about starting a new life I have to come to terms with my expectations for what that means. I keep expecting change and yet I refuse to change myself or my...
    honestlyanonymouslyme honestlyanonymouslyme 22-25, F 2 Responses May 2

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