Originally Posted by DFF
The US doesn't have the money to fight [a war] for 30 [more] years.
They don't need money if they have slave labor.
Think about that awhile. Think about how China got to where it now sits. Now think about the habits of tyrants, the proclivities they display, especially when things get "tight". Money is not an issue. The ability and the will to enslave to whatever degree may be required by a given goal under a set of circumstances, however, eminently is.
Originally Posted by fisharmor
HB, you're splashing around in a pretty big ocean.
Every year or so I go to this site and burn 5 or 6 distros from this page. It's usually necessary, because the likelihood that ANY operating system is going to load perfectly on any and all hardware is exactly zero. E.g., I just downgraded a Win8 machine to Win7, and remembered that I have never, not once, had Windows automatically connect to the internet after I loaded it.
I've also burned discs of
Originally Posted by Anti Federalist
A running compilation of the human victims of police abuse: a place for the Patricia Cooks, Nick Christies, Oscar Grants and Kelly Thomases.
America was founded on the Empire model, meaning that slavery of one form or another is an inherent feature for all, including the masters, for they also live in cages, the presence of gilding making it no less a prison than the dank and dark cell. The architecture of the mindset that lead to the design of this land as a nation-state was inescapably Empire in its corner stones. How else could it have been? The men who designed the United States were marinaded in Empire, just as are we, for it
Originally Posted by Traditional Conservative
There's at least a handful of us who have said that we agree with Rand's position that we should launch air strikes against ISIS, after Congress votes to approve it. Those of us who have taken that position have been attacked viciously and called every name in the book, from "neocon" to "warmonger" to all kinds of other insults. I was even told that I should burn in hell for all eternity for taking this position. Yet, there has hardly been any criticism at all of Rand for taking