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  •  Miss it? n/t (0+ / 0-)

    "Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid, it is true that most stupid people are conservative." John Stuart Mill

    by dkmich on Mon May 29, 2006 at 10:03:06 AM PDT

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    •  Well, yeah, but at the (1+ / 0-)
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      same time the intimacy made the wars that much tougher to take.  And it's obvious that there is a larger pool of talent now, and that generally speaking the level of discourse has been raised.  

      We didn't have the Dem heavies' diaries that we get now, either.  

      "One way or another, this darkness got to give"

      by wozzle on Mon May 29, 2006 at 10:11:56 AM PDT

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      •  I would have thought a smaller community would (0+ / 0-)

        mean fewer wars.  That was naive.

        "Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid, it is true that most stupid people are conservative." John Stuart Mill

        by dkmich on Mon May 29, 2006 at 01:15:55 PM PDT

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        •  Not naive, but (1+ / 0-)
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          the wars were of an intensity that reflects the community.  As in everything else Kos, intensity and knowledge are valuable commodities (in the best sense of the term).

          "One way or another, this darkness got to give"

          by wozzle on Mon May 29, 2006 at 01:59:04 PM PDT

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    •  And of course there are (1+ / 0-)
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      those who feel that the place went straight to hell when Bill in Portland Maine showed up with C&J.  I think that his inspired lunacy (well, sometimes inspired) was a major factor in keeping people coming.

      "One way or another, this darkness got to give"

      by wozzle on Mon May 29, 2006 at 10:15:01 AM PDT

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