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  •  then use the terms used by Ayn Rand. (2+ / 0-)
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    marina, Jeffersonian Democrat

    If the term "parasite" suggests Marxism, then use the terms Ayn Rand used:

    "Looters" and "moochers."  

    And cite Rand as the source.  

    That'll throw some people for a loop anyway!

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    What "parasite" suggests to me is a biology/ecology analogy.  In keeping with the overall paradigm of viewing the human social ecosystems through the lens of ecology & ecosystems in-general.  We are, after all, animals.  

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