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Tuesday October 2nd, 2018 morning edition

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Party polarization is even worse than most people think, according to a new Michigan State University study.

And neither party can shoulder the blame, as it doesn’t matter which party is in charge, said Zachary Neal, associate professor of psychology and global urban studies.

“What I’ve found is that polarization has been steadily getting worse since the early 1970s,” he said.

At these levels, it will be difficult to make any progress on social or economic policies.”.

Published in the journal Social Networks, the study found although thousands of bills are introduced each year, the average representative or senator co-sponsors only about 200.

And when they decide with whom to co-sponsor bills, they view nearly half of their colleagues as “the opposition.”.

“In truth, the only thing that is bi-partisan in Congress is the trend toward greater polarization.”. »

Hopkins researchers recommend reclassifying psilocybin, the drug in 'magic' mushrooms, from schedule I to schedule IV

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Schedule IV drugs are those that have a low potential for abuse or dependence.

As for safety, studies show it frequently falls at the end of the scales with the least harm to users and society, say the researchers.

The researchers foresee that the process for psilocybin use in the clinic would be similar to how an anesthesiologist prescribes and administers a drug, minimizing the potential for abuse or harm. »

[Update] Being sued for helping a choking victim. (OR) : legaladvice

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TL;DR of last post: Got a letter from a firm to prepare for a lawsuit for battery to someone i preformed the Heimlich on.

I appreciate everyone’s support, excluding the people who made fun of my mother’s death or tried to figure out where i lived.

TL;DR: Friend made a fake letter from a law firm, soon he might be able to sue me for battery. »

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GunVault, SVB 500: Opened With A Gum Wrapper

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WARNING: This video contains offensive sounds of gum chewing resulting from the extreme saliva production induced by Extra gum.

Every effort was made to identify which flavor produced the least amount of saliva before recording this demonstration.

Going by the number of look-alikes marketed by Chinese manufacturers on Alibaba, this is also the most knocked-off safe GunVault sells. »