Rick Perry Plans to Deploy National Guard Troops to Protect the Texas-Mexico Border: Brilliant or Bogus?

Is Rick Perry's Deployment Plan Bogus?

by AdriHead

Rick Perry announced Monday that he'll be deploying up to 1,000 National Guard troops over the next month to the Texas-Mexico border.

Millennials Are Largest Generation to Not Want Marriage: Should Marriage Be a Priority for Millennials?

Should Marriage Be Priority?

by Aly1234

The millennials of today are on track to have the highest number of unmarried people.

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    226 opinions
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    419 opinions
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    0 opinions
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    231 opinions
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    898 opinions
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    236 opinions
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    281 opinions
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    282 opinions
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    234 opinions
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    108 votes
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    225 opinions
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    163 opinions
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