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Old 10-24-2016, 04:12 PM
 
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Which decade and why, include politics, entertainment, science, anything you want to add.

In the US the 50s, 80s, and 90s are usually in the debate for the best decade, but what I'm asking is for the best decade for the entire world all around
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Old 10-24-2016, 04:23 PM
 
Location: Eindhoven, Netherlands
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90's.
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Old 10-24-2016, 04:40 PM
 
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90's.
I agree, for the US at least
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Old 10-24-2016, 05:34 PM
 
Location: Katy,Texas
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2010's.
Decade so far with the least violence in a long time. Decade with the highest GDP per capita worldwide.
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Old 10-24-2016, 06:01 PM
 
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1990's for the developed world. Every year is better than the last for the third world, save war zones.
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Old 10-24-2016, 07:00 PM
 
Location: Eindhoven, Netherlands
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2010's.
Decade so far with the least violence in a long time.
Really

I.S., Boko Haram, South Sudanese Civil War, Orlando Nightclub Shooting, Charlie Hebdo Shooting,
Brussels Bombings, Moscow Metro Bombings, Mumbai Bombings, Bardo Museum Attack, Kashgar Attacks,
Ouagadougou Attacks, Bamako Hotel Attack, Muna Hotel Attack, Alexandria Bombing, Kuwait Bombing,
Zahedan Bombings, Ankara Bombings, Volgograd Bombings, Suruc Bombing, Moscow Airport Bombing,
Kunming Attack, Dantewada Bus Bombing, Chabahar Bombing, Mogadishu Bombings, Sousse Attacks,
Beirut Bombings, Urumqi Attack, Istanbul Airport Attack, Reyhanli Bombings, Monterrey Casino Attack,
Gaziantep Bombing, Norway Attacks, In Amenas Hostage Crisis, Westgate Mall Attack, Kampala Attacks,
Sana'a Bombings, Borno State Bombings, Damaturu Attacks, Nice Attack, Garissa University Attack,
Jnaneswari Train Sabotage, Baga Massacre, Jableh & Tartous Bombings, January Nigeria Attacks,
Metrojet Flight Bombing, Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Shootdown, Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 Suicide Crash, Germanwings Flight Suicide Crash etc. etc.

Not even including the hundreds of terrorist attacks in Pakistan, Afghanistan and Iraq which killed thousands of people.
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Old 10-25-2016, 06:27 AM
 
Location: Finland
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80's. Miami Vice.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9jK-NcRmVcw

WHOS GONNA DRIVE ME HOOOOME TONIIGHT TAKE ON ME TAAAKE OON MEEEE POISOOOOOON A VIEW TO A KIIIIIILLLL RAINS DOWN IN AAAAFRIICAAAAA
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Old 10-25-2016, 06:36 AM
 
Location: Finland
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Really

I.S., Boko Haram, South Sudanese Civil War, Orlando Nightclub Shooting, Charlie Hebdo Shooting,
Brussels Bombings, Moscow Metro Bombings, Mumbai Bombings, Bardo Museum Attack, Kashgar Attacks,
Ouagadougou Attacks, Bamako Hotel Attack, Muna Hotel Attack, Alexandria Bombing, Kuwait Bombing,
Zahedan Bombings, Ankara Bombings, Volgograd Bombings, Suruc Bombing, Moscow Airport Bombing,
Kunming Attack, Dantewada Bus Bombing, Chabahar Bombing, Mogadishu Bombings, Sousse Attacks,
Beirut Bombings, Urumqi Attack, Istanbul Airport Attack, Reyhanli Bombings, Monterrey Casino Attack,
Gaziantep Bombing, Norway Attacks, In Amenas Hostage Crisis, Westgate Mall Attack, Kampala Attacks,
Sana'a Bombings, Borno State Bombings, Damaturu Attacks, Nice Attack, Garissa University Attack,
Jnaneswari Train Sabotage, Baga Massacre, Jableh & Tartous Bombings, January Nigeria Attacks,
Metrojet Flight Bombing, Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Shootdown, Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 Suicide Crash, Germanwings Flight Suicide Crash etc. etc.

Not even including the hundreds of terrorist attacks in Pakistan, Afghanistan and Iraq which killed thousands of people.
And in all terror attacks less people died than in the Srebrenica genocide in 1995.
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Old 10-25-2016, 06:49 AM
 
Location: Great Britain
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80's. Miami Vice.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9jK-NcRmVcw

WHOS GONNA DRIVE ME HOOOOME TONIIGHT TAKE ON ME TAAAKE OON MEEEE POISOOOOOON A VIEW TO A KIIIIIILLLL RAINS DOWN IN AAAAFRIICAAAAA


We're leaving forever,
But still it's farewell
And maybe we'll send back all the migrants as well,
I guess there is no one to blame
We're keeping the pound (keeping the pound)
Will things ever be the same again?

It's the final countdown
The final countdown

Oh We're heading for Brexit (Brexit)
And still we stand tall
'Cause maybe they've seen us (seen us)
And will try to punish us all, yeah
With so many negotiation years to go
And things to be found (to be found)
I'm sure that we'll not miss the EU legislation abound

It's the final countdown
The final countdown
The final countdown
The final countdown
Oh The final countdown, oh
It's…

The Final Countdown Lyrics - Europe

The most peaceful years were the 1990's when the Cold War ended with the exception of the Balkan states. However in terms of technology and advances, the current world is far ore interesting.

Last edited by Brave New World; 10-25-2016 at 07:51 AM..
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Old 10-25-2016, 07:38 AM
 
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The most peaceful years were the 1990's when the Cold War ended with the exception of the Baltic States.
And what about Yugoslavian wars?
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