#1 Insults, Stupid Arguments, and Lies
08-09-2011, 12:46 PM
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As the 9/11 massacre underscored the failure of the left’s multicultural worldview, so the current debt crisis highlights the failure of Obama's, leftist, redistributionism .
In fact, leftism has failed utterly.
It has failed everywhere and it has never done anything else but fail. From the murderous, leftist tyrannies of the Soviet Union and China to the soft but nonetheless oppressive and stagnant socialism of a moribund Europe, the relativist, wealth-crushing, overweening state has revealed itself to be an engine of misery and collapse.
This is a disappointment to many. To those who feel they are entitled to the fruits of other people’s labor, to those who feel their good intentions can be brought to fruition by the government, and to those, most of all, who fancy themselves elite, who fancy themselves better able to make moral and economic decisions on your behalf from on high than you, the citizen, can do on your own — to all of these, the failure of leftism is a trauma so great it has yet to be accepted. Rather, in order to distract both their followers and their opponents — and maybe themselves — from the gathering facts on the ground, leftists routinely rely on three well-worn techniques: insults, stupid arguments and lies.
The insults we all know. Disagree with the left and you’re a racist, a sexist, an Islamophobe — whatever. What do such insults even mean, really?
Let’s say you oppose Barack Obama — and let’s say you really are a racist — does that mean his share-the-wealth ideology works? Of course not.
If you’re a sexist, does that make women less interested in babies or more interested in trucks?
If you’re Islamophobic, does that change the odds that the man who murders you will be named Mohammad?
We are what we are and the world is what it is regardless of our personal merits and failings. The insults — for the information of all you tea bagging terrorists out there —
....are just the sound of the left indulging in base intimidation, hoping they can keep you from spreading the word that their philosophy has failed — failed always and everywhere.
08-09-2011, 09:28 PM
When I saw the thread title I thought it was about one of The Shit Bird's lame assed postings about GloBULL warming.Solve a man's problem with violence and help him for a day. Teach a man how to solve his problems with violence, help him for a lifetime - Belkar Bitterleaf
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