Rhode Island

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Debates

  • Should women be allowed to publicly breast feed?

    (Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming.) http://www.ncsl.org/research/health/breastfeeding-state-laws.aspx All 50 states have passed legislation that either explicitly allows women to breastfeed in public, or exempts them from prosecution for public indecency or indecent exposure for doing so.

  • The U.S.A needs to be replaced with a giant carnival.

    Rhode Island as a parking lotYou see, Rhode Island is the smallest state. Since Rhode Island is still an area too big to walk around, I propose giving out golf carts to drive around the parking lot that was once Rhode Island.2. This is a troll debate.  Pro will be proposing that the United States of America should be turned into a carnival, with Rhode Island as the parking lot and New York State as the mall.

Opinions

  • Was the Rhinoceros Party of Canada the best political party?

    One man in Rhode Island, running for Lt. One man in Rhode Island, running for Lt.

  • Is the U.S. deficit urgent?

    It started with Rhode Island and other states are coming across the same issue, when for years and years you make financial promises you can't keep and say "we'll figure out how to pay for this later" eventually it hits the fan and you're in a lot of trouble if you don't have it figured out.

Polls

  • Who Should've Been Killed in Family Guy?

    He is the eccentric mayor of the town of Quahog, Rhode Island, where the show is set.

  • Who should have died on family guy?

    He is the eccentric mayor of the town of Quahog, Rhode Island, where the show is set. He is the eccentric mayor of the town of Quahog, Rhode Island, where the show is set. He is the eccentric mayor of the town of Quahog, Rhode Island, where the show is set.

Forums

  • Rhode Island decriminalizes cannabis

    http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/as-ris-decriminalization-debate-shows-push-to-relax-marijuana-laws-gaining-momentum-in-us/2012/06/10/gJQAWGlcSV_story.html Even though Rhode Island already has medical marijuana laws (and something of this matter would be trivial), this is some pretty exciting stuff. The list goes on and on.: At 6/17/2012 2:00:25 AM, Aaronroy wrote: : http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/as-ris-decriminalization-debate-shows-push-to-relax-marijuana-laws-gaining-momentum-in-us/2012/06/10/gJQAWGlcSV_story.html : : Even though Rhode Island already has medical marijuana laws (and something of this matter would be trivial), this is some pretty exciting stuff. lol.: At 6/17/2012 2:12:18 PM, sadolite wrote: : : At 6/17/2012 2:00:25 AM, Aaronroy wrote: : :...

  • Interesting demographic facts

    - The state with the least amount of population increase (barring Michigan, of course) is Rhode Island with a 0.4% increase.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Q:
    Rhode Island is included within which time zone?
  • A:
    North American Eastern is the standard time zone for Rhode Island.
  • Q:
    Who are some famous people born in Rhode Island?
  • A:
    Famous people born in Rhode Island include:
    - George Luz
    - Kristine Rolofson
    - Gary Albright
    - Ephraim Willard Burr
    - Lincoln Almond
    - William "Billy" Costello
    - Brook Silva-Braga
  • Q:
    What is the capital city for the state of Rhode Island?
  • A:
    The capital of Rhode Island is Providence.

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