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  •  Guess the South would still have slaves (3+ / 1-)
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    if it were up to you.  (How do you like that bullshit attitude thrown back in your face?)

    Yeah, see, the thing about that is....(runs away)

    by Troubadour on Mon Jun 24, 2013 at 06:51:00 AM PDT

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    •  You essentially call me a racist when I make a (3+ / 0-)

      point about your apparent loyalty to government?   Once again you revert to personal attack when you are stuck for an intellectual argument.  And you worry about libertarians.  That pretty funny.

      The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt. Bertrand Russell

      by accumbens on Mon Jun 24, 2013 at 07:09:35 AM PDT

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      •  You accused me of being a Tory (1+ / 1-)
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        for emphasizing change via parsimonious means - which is how the US Founders approached it, basically crawling on their knees to the Crown for something as trivial as one seat in Parliament.  Fortunately the Crown was as obstinate as they were reasonable, forcing them to higher and higher echelons of action.  I would have supported the Crown until the Crown made it clear it didn't support my people.

        And I answered your silly analogy by noting that knee-jerk anti-government sentiment would have sided with the Confederacy in the Civil War.

        Assumptions begin with ass and end with shit.

        by Troubadour on Mon Jun 24, 2013 at 08:08:48 AM PDT

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        •  You are pretty funny. (3+ / 0-)

          According to you, I accuse you of being a Tory (excuse me while I laugh) and you accuse me of supporting slavery.  You're right - same thing.

          The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt. Bertrand Russell

          by accumbens on Mon Jun 24, 2013 at 08:11:57 AM PDT

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          •  Troubadour: Incrementalism, even under monarchy! (2+ / 0-)
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            I would have supported the Crown until the Crown made it clear it didn't support my people.
            Good thing the populations of Europe did not agree.  

            Because the Crown always, always claimed to be not only supporting the people but literally embodying them.  They continued this claim up until they were deposed and forced from power.

            But please do continue explaining the virtues of blind support for whatever system of authority is or was dominant at any historical moment.

    •  You just accused someone of supporting slavery. nt (1+ / 0-)
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      -7.50, -6.46 I ♥ paleogeography

      by Nattiq on Mon Jun 24, 2013 at 08:49:45 AM PDT

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