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Post by Guest on Sat Feb 24, 2018 3:49 pm



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cwiJlQUrwdA

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Post by WhoseYourWolfie on Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:14 pm

Basketball

             



Those rich financiers have a foot in both camps, at the end of the day...

Profiting from all sides along the supply chains..

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Post by Maddog on Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:22 pm

Governmnt is the greatest threat to freedom.

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Post by Guest on Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:31 pm

Maddog wrote:Governmnt is the greatest threat to freedom.  


Wrong, any dogmatic religious or political belief held and praticed negativelly is the biggest threat to freedom

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Post by Maddog on Sat Feb 24, 2018 7:57 pm

Didge wrote:
Maddog wrote:Governmnt is the greatest threat to freedom.  


Wrong, any dogmatic religious or political belief held and praticed negativelly is the biggest threat to freedom

Practiced by whom?

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Post by Guest on Sat Feb 24, 2018 9:23 pm

Maddog wrote:
Didge wrote:


Wrong, any dogmatic religious or political belief held and praticed negativelly is the biggest threat to freedom

Practiced by whom?  


Christians
Nazi's
Muslims
Communists
Etc

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Post by Maddog on Sat Feb 24, 2018 10:28 pm

Didge wrote:
Maddog wrote:

Practiced by whom?  


Christians
Nazi's
Muslims
Communists
Etc

Through what entity?

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Post by Guest on Sat Feb 24, 2018 10:28 pm

Maddog wrote:
Didge wrote:


Christians
Nazi's
Muslims
Communists
Etc

Through what entity?  

Christianity
Nazism
Islam
Communism
Ect

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Post by Maddog on Sat Feb 24, 2018 10:31 pm

Didge wrote:
Maddog wrote:

Through what entity?  

Christianity
Nazism
Islam
Communism
Ect

Ok. Glad that's settled. Wink

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Post by Original Quill on Sat Feb 24, 2018 10:52 pm

Both wrong. It's dog leash laws...so unfair.

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Post by Guest on Sat Feb 24, 2018 10:54 pm

Original Quill wrote:Both wrong.  It's dog leash laws...so unfair.


Not really concerned about what you get up to in the bedroom... Laughing

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Post by WhoseYourWolfie on Sun Feb 25, 2018 2:49 am

Maddog wrote:
Governmnt is the greatest threat to freedom.  



The financiers often own the governments, as welll...

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Post by Maddog on Sun Feb 25, 2018 3:38 am

WhoseYourWolfie wrote:
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Governmnt is the greatest threat to freedom.  



The financiers often own the governments, as welll...

No doubt. It's not like many politicians are above being bought and paid for. Wink

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Post by >THE Ben Reilly< on Sun Feb 25, 2018 3:55 am

Maddog wrote:
WhoseYourWolfie wrote:
Maddog wrote:
Governmnt is the greatest threat to freedom.  



The financiers often own the governments, as welll...

No doubt. It's not like many politicians are above being bought and paid for.   Wink

So what's the answer, better politicians or better capitalists?

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Post by Maddog on Sun Feb 25, 2018 4:06 am

Ben Reilly wrote:
Maddog wrote:

No doubt. It's not like many politicians are above being bought and paid for.   Wink

So what's the answer, better politicians or better capitalists?

Make the government so weak, there's no benefit in buying them off. Make the government so weak, that they can't pick winners and losers. They are just the referees.

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Post by eddie on Sun Feb 25, 2018 1:37 pm

I think it’s funny that people still assume the government are actually in charge.
I also think it’s funny that most people in the government actually think they’re in charge.

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Post by Raggamuffin on Sun Feb 25, 2018 3:40 pm

Did anyone actually watch that video? Neutral

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Post by Guest on Sun Feb 25, 2018 3:51 pm

Raggamuffin wrote:Did anyone actually watch that video? Neutral

I did.

It was very interesting

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Post by Raggamuffin on Sun Feb 25, 2018 3:57 pm

I didn't see much about consumerism, but then again, it just seemed to be Russell Brand and some chap waffling on, so I skipped a lot of it.

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Post by Guest on Sun Feb 25, 2018 4:01 pm

Raggamuffin wrote:I didn't see much about consumerism, but then again, it just seemed to be Russell Brand and some chap waffling on, so I skipped a lot of it.

Its worth the listen, as you need to listen to it all to understand what was debated.

He was debating a neuroscientist Sam Harris.

One of the four horsemen of New Athiesm, as he is defined.

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