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by Sertorio
Mon Nov 20, 2017 4:11 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Evolution and Mankind's Destiny
Replies: 7
Views: 61

Re: Evolution and Mankind's Destiny

SteveFoerster wrote:
Sun Nov 19, 2017 5:41 pm
Any position against human longevity is quite literally against life itself and in favour of death. To all such, I say "you first".
eternal life = no evolution = decadence = death

very long life = almost no evolution = decadence = death
by Sertorio
Mon Nov 20, 2017 4:08 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Evolution and Mankind's Destiny
Replies: 7
Views: 61

Re: Evolution and Mankind's Destiny

Contrarily to the general belief, evolution does not come about mainly through spontaneous mutations, as Darwin seemed to think. The main instrument of evolution is lateral transfer of genes, in other words, the acquisition by humans of genes from other species, by the action of virus. This is some...
by Sertorio
Sun Nov 19, 2017 10:26 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Evolution and Mankind's Destiny
Replies: 7
Views: 61

Re: Evolution and Mankind's Destiny

lzzrdgrrl wrote:
Sun Nov 19, 2017 10:05 am
If the environment doesn't change...
That wouldn't preclude evolution by lateral gene transfer by virus...
by Sertorio
Sun Nov 19, 2017 5:22 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Evolution and Mankind's Destiny
Replies: 7
Views: 61

Evolution and Mankind's Destiny

Evolution and Mankind’s destiny It seems increasingly likely that human life may soon be extended to well over 100 years and maybe even 200 years. Genetic engineering and the growth of replacement organs from staminal cells would be the major instruments towards that goal. An idea which seems to ex...
by Sertorio
Sun Nov 19, 2017 3:55 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Life Under Kim Jong Un
Replies: 7
Views: 63

Re: Life Under Kim Jong Un

North Korea has been ruled by successive members of the same (Kim) family since its very inception in the late 1940's. It has never had a ruler whose surname is not Kim. Hereditary rule is something that I always associate with MONARCHY - not with socialism. Funny I always thought that socialism wa...
by Sertorio
Wed Nov 15, 2017 11:28 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Can the US win a war against Russia?
Replies: 9
Views: 97

Re: Can the US win a war against Russia?

Paul Craig Roberts the conspiracy nutjob? You'd be better off sticking with RT and Sputnik. Paul Craig Roberts (born April 3, 1939) is an American economist, conspiracy theorist, journalist, blogger and former civil servant. He is best known as a journalist specializing in economic affairs from an ...
by Sertorio
Wed Nov 15, 2017 7:34 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Can the US win a war against Russia?
Replies: 9
Views: 97

Re: Can the US win a war against Russia?

Will America Survive Washington? by Paul Craig Roberts (...) I am not being facetious when I tell you “don’t expect to live much longer.” We are ruled by mindless, insane, psychopaths who believe that the US is invulnerable. These dumbshits are likely to get us all blown off the face of the earth. ...
by Sertorio
Mon Nov 13, 2017 5:51 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Can the US win a war against Russia?
Replies: 9
Views: 97

Re: Can the US win a war against Russia?

SteveFoerster wrote:
Sun Nov 12, 2017 8:36 pm

Given superior American technology...
I'm afraid that's another myth, at least as far as military technology is concerned. Sooner or later we will find out, I'm afraid...
by Sertorio
Sat Nov 11, 2017 2:13 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Can the US win a war against Russia?
Replies: 9
Views: 97

Can the US win a war against Russia?

Debunking two American myths by The Saker There are two myths which are deeply imprinted in the minds of most US Americans which are extremely dangerous and which can result in a war with Russia. The first myth is the myth of the US military superiority. The second myth is the myth about the US inv...
by Sertorio
Sat Nov 11, 2017 1:13 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: The Benefits of Capitalism
Replies: 45
Views: 415

Re: The Benefits of Capitalism

cassowary wrote:
Fri Nov 10, 2017 7:08 pm
Reforming the welfare state resulted in the budget surpluses that you wish to give the credit to Clinton. It has nothing to do with manufacturing.
Trade balances are not limited to manufacturing.