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by lzzrdgrrl
Mon Oct 09, 2017 8:35 pm
Forum: Literature, Arts, and Philosophy
Topic: A Universal Basic Income May Not Be So Yay After All........
Replies: 3
Views: 81

A Universal Basic Income May Not Be So Yay After All........

This is the good part, the smiles and puppies and the usual boilerplate: Much praise has been heaped on the idea of a universal basic income in recent years. Experiments have begun in many countries, some mainstream politicians are starting to advocate it, and if we listen to many thinkers, especial...
by lzzrdgrrl
Mon Oct 09, 2017 8:12 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: When life imitates cartoons
Replies: 1
Views: 75

Re: When life imitates cartoons

I scored the highly desired Regular Show tartar sauce packet..... so.....;P........
by lzzrdgrrl
Mon Oct 09, 2017 8:08 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: Anyone heard from BookLady?
Replies: 1
Views: 48

Re: Anyone heard from BookLady?

I hope she's okay, but a troubling thought suggests she might not be posting because her efforts are not garnering sufficient response.....<<.........
by lzzrdgrrl
Sun Oct 01, 2017 1:32 pm
Forum: Literature, Arts, and Philosophy
Topic: BERNIE SANDERS HATES FREEDOM AND LOVES TYRANNY
Replies: 9
Views: 154

Re: BERNIE SANDERS HATES FREEDOM AND LOVES TYRANNY

Capitalism is the idea that a portion of your labour or invention should be set aside to be returned into your means of production. To improve and expand same for continued and future production. Capitalism does require a sacrifice of your self interest, holding some of your profits aside for consid...
by lzzrdgrrl
Sat Sep 30, 2017 2:09 pm
Forum: Pundits of Interest
Topic: Belmont Club
Replies: 10
Views: 640

Re: Belmont Club

Richard has written a series of blog posts where he asserts the ways and manner the political left is deconstructing itself and by extension, the crisis of meaning in the popular culture: https://pjmedia.com/richardfernandez/2017/09/17/ideology-unbound/ https://pjmedia.com/richardfernandez/2017/09/2...
by lzzrdgrrl
Sat Sep 30, 2017 1:47 pm
Forum: Literature, Arts, and Philosophy
Topic: BERNIE SANDERS HATES FREEDOM AND LOVES TYRANNY
Replies: 9
Views: 154

Re: BERNIE SANDERS HATES FREEDOM AND LOVES TYRANNY

k79wCaFgU40 It's the tyranny aspect that's problematic. Socialism, or the idea that community should self-consciously work towards the common good, requires an agreed upon and deliberately negotiated consensus. A tyrant doesn't hear nor recognise dissension, disagreement nor a different opinion. Th...
by lzzrdgrrl
Sat Sep 23, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: Blessed are the peacekeepers?
Replies: 3
Views: 99

Re: Blessed are the peacekeepers?

Milo wrote:
Tue Sep 19, 2017 10:50 am
Great story!
.....and what America ought to be, and that the Ideal works for other people in other places too......'>.......
by lzzrdgrrl
Wed Sep 13, 2017 9:22 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: THere is no greater beauty than the good when faced with the beast
Replies: 4
Views: 66

Re: THere is no greater beauty than the good when faced with the beast

Well done...... that made tears run down my cheeks..........
by lzzrdgrrl
Sun Sep 10, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: Hilarious: Irish people attempting to get a bat out of their kitchen
Replies: 2
Views: 70

Re: Hilarious: Irish people attempting to get a bat out of their kitchen

I sympathise with the bloody bat. Will that blithering nancy shut up for a minute and deign to do something useful? Oh right...... this is all over youTube as well.......;>.........