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According to The micropenis and the giant clitoris Salon 12 December 1999: In Baltimore, intersexual Kiira Triea, 35, claims her genitalia "look like crap" because doctors treated her like an "exotic lab rat." Born with in-between organs, she was raised as a boy until doctors decided to feminize her at puberty. To accomplish this, they hacked off her ...


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The US is cumulatively responsible for more CO2 emissions than any other single country. US was responsible for 27% of 1850-2011 emissions according to the World Resources Institute. The Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center (CDIAC) of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory maintains a data set that goes back to 1751, but not for every country does it ...


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Several new demonstrations since the answers above: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DBxdTkddHaE A bodkin point, shot from a 160-lb draw weight longbow, goes right through chainmail. None of them, however, do more than dent the breastplate. And this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JqkiKjBQe7U Shows an arrow penetrating 32 layers of linen, and another ...


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As for the first two incidents, those were not things that happened while Columbus was alive. They are detailed, nearly word for word, in Bartolome de las Casa's A Brief Account of the Destruction of the Indies (see below). I also affirm that I saw with these Eyes of mine the Spaniards for no other reason, but only to gratifie their bloody mindedness, ...


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