Monthly Archives: February 2007

Was Soviet threat exaggerated during the Cold War?

A question from Yahoo! Answers: Do you think the evil and threat of the Soviet Union, etc. was exaggerated during the Cold War? Repeatedly and systematically. The Cold War was a very peculiar symbiotic situation. The Soviets wanted their achievements … Continue reading

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Ghengis Khan vs. Alexander the Great

A question from Yahoo! Answers: Who’s the greater General? Ghengis Khan or Alexander the Great? for my History research paper..Who do you think was a better General and leader? Depends on whom you ask. Sun-Tsu would say neither, since the … Continue reading

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What kind of government did Carthage have?

A question from Yahoo! Answers: What kind of government did Carthage have? No original Carthaginian writings on the subject survived the destruction of Carthage by the Romans, so whatever we think we know about Carthage comes from Greek and Roman … Continue reading

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Divinity of Jesus and the doctrine of Holy Trinity

A question from Yahoo! Answers: When did Jesus become divine according to church decision? Does anyone know the rough date of when the Catholic church made it definitive that Jesus was divine and created the trinity? The divinity of Jesus … Continue reading

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Taxes: simple or fair?

A question from Yahoo! Answers: Why is it so damn confusing to pay taxes for small business?! All the records you are suppose to keep!!? You want to know my theory? Because there are so many exceptions to the rules … Continue reading

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Colonization: a crime?

A question from Yahoo! Answers: Do you think deaths of “Natives” during white settlement of America was a crime or not? I say no…? …because the settlement of America by Europeans and eventually others was necessary and fair. The “Natives” … Continue reading

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Imperialism, prosperity, and freedom

A question from Yahoo! Answers: Western Imperialism? I’m writing a paper for a class and are having problems coming up with reasons why Western Imperialism was good. Yes I have to agrue that it was good. The question reads: “Did … Continue reading

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Jim Crow laws vs. apartheid

A question from Yahoo! Answers: How was Jim Crow segregation different from South African apartheid? As political and legal systems, how did the two differ? Jim Crow laws were state and local. Apartheid was national. Jim Crow laws divided the … Continue reading

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Chinese stocks and American bonds

A question from Yahoo! Answers: Why Cash that drives shares in Shanghai also keeps U.S. interest rates low? can someone explain and what does the china crash of 9% has someting to do with the U.S.A Why cash that drives … Continue reading

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Cross-border hiring

A question from Yahoo! Answers: What are the procedures for an American business to hire non-American International employees? I would like to know what are the legal procedures for a company based out of America to hire and pay an … Continue reading

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