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    Is there really any "alignment" by state in the...

    Is there really any "alignment" by state in the House of Representatives? Alignment in the House of Representatives seems to be done principally by party, not by state. And if everyone's representing...
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    To be fair, I've noticed that some normally...

    To be fair, I've noticed that some normally steadfastly conservative outlets have been critical of Trump's behavior after the summit with Putin.

    Actually, should that have its own topic?
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    That wasn't the claim made. The claim was she won...

    That wasn't the claim made. The claim was she won a majority, which is false. If it had said she won more, then fine, but that's not a majority.

    I should add something else important, however: An...
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    Oh, you were talking about the full election...

    Oh, you were talking about the full election after all? In that case, I retract my retraction. You claimed that Hillary Clinton won a majority of the popular vote. But 48.2% isn't a majority; a...
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    48.2% isn't a majority. EDIT: I apologize, I...

    48.2% isn't a majority.

    EDIT: I apologize, I mistook this as describing the full election, not the primary. Ignore this message.
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    I did try looking for information on anything...

    I did try looking for information on anything that could be considered a genocide. Things didn't turn up. The cases I did find were too early or too late.

    The problem is the difficulty in...
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    I think it's a valid question. When did they? As...

    I think it's a valid question. When did they? As I noted, there were conflicts in wars and forced relocations, but not attempts at eradication.

    Genocide: "the deliberate and systematic destruction...
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    When did they "genocide" the natives? Remember,...

    When did they "genocide" the natives? Remember, "genocide" refers to an attempt at utter eradication, which was never done. There were conflicts and forced relocations (though I think the latter only...
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    No, that was why the Senate was created. The...

    No, that was why the Senate was created. The electoral college was chosen over a popular election so that states with lots of slaves would wield the slave population in presidential elections (to a...
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    I'm not sure what that necessarily means. Even...

    I'm not sure what that necessarily means. Even the article itself notes "Primary turnout is not dispositive in any case. In 2002, when Democrats set their record for midterm primary turnout, they...
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