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by quieto
Mon Feb 15, 2010 9:32 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Climate Change Fail
Replies: 124
Views: 10691

Re: Climate Change Fail

Deniers, Alarmists... The name calling and lack of clear rational thinking is saddening. I believe it stems from huge economical consequences of taking or not taking action. If you could detach the science from the money, you'd see less outcry on every side. In any case, I don't think the rabidly an...
by quieto
Tue Feb 09, 2010 3:39 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Gerard Alexander: Why are liberals so condescending?
Replies: 97
Views: 8797

Re: Gerard Alexander: Why are liberals so condescending?

Justification would imply a moral framework. Is it alright to be snarky if you're factually correct? Or is it more important to be factually correct than socially couth? Is it more important that we drive safely, or that we don't tell racist jokes? How about we promote both? And if someone is being...
by quieto
Tue Feb 09, 2010 3:03 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Your last meal.
Replies: 56
Views: 38067

Re: Your last meal.

what death row inmates request for their final meals . That was exactly what I needed to get the creative juices flowing! I would want breakfast . Waffles and maple syrup, sausage, hash-browns with eggs over-easy, orange juice to drink. And a caramel oreo shake for desert. *sigh* Food is marvelous.
by quieto
Tue Feb 09, 2010 2:41 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Gerard Alexander: Why are liberals so condescending?
Replies: 97
Views: 8797

Re: Gerard Alexander: Why are liberals so condescending?

People have patterns of behavior. The fact that republicans ignore evidence for evolution, shows a deliberant ignorance of the overwhelming evidence against their viewpoint. It doesn't mean they are automatically wrong on all issues, it just means they're partial to following their biases over logi...
by quieto
Tue Feb 09, 2010 2:26 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Gerard Alexander: Why are liberals so condescending?
Replies: 97
Views: 8797

Re: Gerard Alexander: Why are liberals so condescending?

This happens a lot on these boards, by the way.

If you don't want us looking down on you, stop pandering to complete morons.

Win.
by quieto
Tue Feb 09, 2010 1:13 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Gerard Alexander: Why are liberals so condescending?
Replies: 97
Views: 8797

Re: Gerard Alexander: Why are liberals so condescending?

it's clear that many liberals are condescending, but how would we know whether or not it's justified? Justification would imply a moral framework. Is it alright to be snarky if you're factually correct? Or is it more important to be factually correct than socially couth? I think the answer isn't cl...

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