Liebeck v. McDonald's Restaurants (The McDonalds Coffee Case) was not frivolous

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Statesman

Stella Liebeck sued McDonalds when she spilled hot coffee on herself. The case has commonly been made fun of because a lot of people believe the woman should have known the coffee would be hot-- however, these people apparently never actually read anything about the lawsuit. Stella Liebeck suffered 3rd degree burns from the coffee all over her butt, groin, and thighs. She had to get skin grafts. She was parked when she opened the coffee to put cream and sugar in it. During the trial,...

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All fiction is based on experiences of the author and therefore it may be partially fact.

BarbieGirl
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All fiction is based on experiences of the author and therefore it may be partially fact. Let us begin by returning hundreds of thousands of years to the times of the cavemen, who drew on cave walls their day to day life. If you study these carvings most of the time they depict men with spears chasing what appear to be wooly mammoths or some other type of animal. If you study some of the classics for example Persuasion by Jane Austen. In the beginning of her novel she depicts how a friend of t...

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You can't be for capital punishment or war and say you are pro-life at the same time.

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shwayze

As a short introduction... In profiles here, in candidates, on message boards, etc people seem to get some kind of satisfaction in saying "I'm Pro-life :)". They say it as though they are the better person, yet then often continue to support the death penalty and war, and care very little about gang violence and other crimes like that. This is a contradiction. You can't say you are pro life but only care about the life of an unborn child; instead, you should call yourself anti-abortion....

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The border fence.

Duron
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As a sovereign nation we have a strong interest in securing our borders. Without the border fence this becomes problematic, with illegal immigrants, drug runners and terrorists crossing into America at will. The border fence is an asset to our national security, and helps protect our culture, our citizens, and our economy. The completion of the border fence is a national imperative....

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