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Old 04-30-2017, 12:19 AM   #16
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Old 04-30-2017, 08:54 AM   #17
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Now you orphaned my helpful post That was just mean. waaaaaah.

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Old 05-05-2017, 11:25 AM   #18
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Originally Posted by Undertoad View Post
I'll make a wager with you.

If ANY of those things happen by the end of 2018, I will pay for your internet bill for a year. (Not phone or cable, just internet.)

If ANY of those things don't happen by 2018, you have to vote for Trump in 2020. (I will need video proof of the vote.)

Do we have a bet?
Guess not huh? It's ok.

I'll just leave this here.
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Old 05-05-2017, 12:04 PM   #19
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Even if the heroic forces of humanity's latent good nature step in and save us from the destructive decisions that those in power promise they intend to make, is there still not an important function in voicing your objection to said destruction decisions and their consequences?

It seems to me that if negative consequences do come about, that, "Dang, I thought for sure things were going to, somehow, turn out okay" isn't going to be a good feeling. order for good things to happen, we have to be vigilant against bad things? Or, is the world, by default, a utopian paradise full of unicorns and rainbows, and no effort is required, we just coast along and cross our fingers?
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it's a matter of deciding for yourself how important ultra-facility is to your
expression. ... I found, like Joseph Campbell said, if you just follow whatever
gives you a little joy or excitement or awe, then you're on the right track.

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