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  Thread: The West has Installed a Neo-Nazi Government in Ukraine
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BaktoMakhno Real politics & history 20 7,848 25.03.2014, 22:07
  Thread: The West has Installed a Neo-Nazi Government in Ukraine
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Ok Hels, but how exactly are western governments responsible for those things? Nietzsche was referring to western government actions.
BaktoMakhno Real politics & history 20 7,848 25.03.2014, 21:00
  Thread: The West has Installed a Neo-Nazi Government in Ukraine
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[quote=Nietzsche]The West has made many mistakes since 1989 dealing with the east in general, but a lot of good things as well, to not rule that out. [/quote]Mistakes, huh? Is that what they were? In...
BaktoMakhno Real politics & history 20 7,848 25.03.2014, 19:24
  Thread: Found: Libertarians' "Lying To Liberals" Guide Book
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[quote=chad7405]I'm more of a social Libertarian in the ense that I'm all for progressivism and the like and try to stray from anarchy and all that; Free market Laissez-Faire-ism is only bad when it g...
BaktoMakhno Real politics & history 12 2,121 12.03.2014, 02:32
  Thread: Floods, Catastrophe and Climate Denial
Post: RE: Floods, Catastrophe and Climate Denial

I am not dismissing anything. Merely stating the fact that no plausible hypothesis has ever been put forward which attributes the climate change [i]we are currently observing[/i] to natural causes. No...
BaktoMakhno Real politics & history 20 3,032 11.03.2014, 21:57
  Thread: Found: Libertarians' "Lying To Liberals" Guide Book
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[quote=Rising Phoenix] Then why not just call yourself a Classical Liberal? :np: The biggest irony in all this is that most founders of nation-states - who adhered to Classical Liberalism - in the...
BaktoMakhno Real politics & history 12 2,121 11.03.2014, 21:13
  Thread: Floods, Catastrophe and Climate Denial
Post: RE: Floods, Catastrophe and Climate Denial

I like you Hels, but please, enough with the pseudoscience. The ancient astronauts stuff is just cute. Climate denial is malignant. [quote=Helsworth]As for polutants, what about when a Volcano erupts...
BaktoMakhno Real politics & history 20 3,032 11.03.2014, 20:58
  Thread: Ancient Aliens/Astronauts (fun and interesting stuff )
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[quote=Rising Phoenix]There is no reason to believe that if alien species exist they are excempt from being, at least initially, trapped on their worlds of origin as well... What if nobody ever did? ....
BaktoMakhno Offtopic 47 8,043 10.03.2014, 18:09
  Thread: Ancient Aliens/Astronauts (fun and interesting stuff )
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Uh oh... When Trini's masters arrive we're sure to be eaten first.
BaktoMakhno Offtopic 47 8,043 09.03.2014, 20:06
  Thread: Ancient Aliens/Astronauts (fun and interesting stuff )
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1. Life, as far as we have observed tends to spread wherever it can, constantly expanding, adapting, colonizing. Its what life does. 2. Those with the technology to colonize the galaxy likely have ...
BaktoMakhno Offtopic 47 8,043 09.03.2014, 19:28
  Thread: Ancient Aliens/Astronauts (fun and interesting stuff )
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Thing is, given the timescales involved, it is far, far, far more likely for intelligent life to have developed before us rather than just at the same (or slightly later) time than us. That is if it i...
BaktoMakhno Offtopic 47 8,043 09.03.2014, 17:02
  Thread: Ancient Aliens/Astronauts (fun and interesting stuff )
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There would be no need for faster than light travel for intelligent life to colonize the galaxy. [quote=Nick Bostrom]Our galaxy is about 100,000 light-years across. If a probe were capable of travelin...
BaktoMakhno Offtopic 47 8,043 09.03.2014, 16:41
  Thread: Ancient Aliens/Astronauts (fun and interesting stuff )
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http://www.technologyreview.com/article/409936/where-are-they/ [quote=Nick Bostrom][b]Why I hope the search for extraterrestrial life finds nothing.[/b] People got very excited in 2004 when NASA’s ro...
BaktoMakhno Offtopic 47 8,043 07.03.2014, 21:28
  Thread: Would You Date Someone Who Slept With You On The First Date?
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Laugh or weep. I say laugh. [youtube]8Oo3XKQGAFI[/youtube]
BaktoMakhno Offtopic 12 2,091 07.03.2014, 03:51
  Thread: Would You Date Someone Who Slept With You On The First Date?
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Jesus wept, Americans are such prudes. How is does something like this even become an issue? I mean we Brits are famed for our prudery, and I have never come across anyone, in all my days, who would ...
BaktoMakhno Offtopic 12 2,091 06.03.2014, 20:11
  Thread: The Big Inflation Thread
Post: RE: The Big Inflation Thread

I understand. In pure economics jargon, here is my point: The ability of firms to externalize costs onto employees is a factor Bill ignores. The more firms are able to externalize costs onto workers...
BaktoMakhno Real economics 5 1,697 03.03.2014, 19:30
  Thread: The Big Inflation Thread
Post: RE: The Big Inflation Thread

Ok, I will read this guys stuff in time. Still pretty busy atm. For now two quick points, the 'conflict theory of inflation' he talks about is a radically simplified, sanitized and frankly whitewashe...
BaktoMakhno Real economics 5 1,697 03.03.2014, 18:19
  Thread: CONFESSIONS OF AN ERRATIC MARXIST IN THE MIDST OF A REPUGNANT EUROPEAN CRISIS
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[quote=RichardAWilson]You had people collecting dole because they were simply too [b]dignified and had too much self respect[/b] to work.[/quote]Fixed that for you. The wages system is a racket. As H...
BaktoMakhno Real economics 23 4,919 03.03.2014, 13:19
  Thread: CONFESSIONS OF AN ERRATIC MARXIST IN THE MIDST OF A REPUGNANT EUROPEAN CRISIS
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[quote=Helsworth]The labor theory of value cannot be attributed solely to Marx. Smith and Ricardo used it also. Hell, even Aquinas thought of it, as well as Ibn Khaldun.[/quote]For sure. But if we wan...
BaktoMakhno Real economics 23 4,919 02.03.2014, 20:06
  Thread: Government Coup
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[quote=chad7405]Quite often in history The United States was Imperialist, and Helsworth was right, we picked up right after the British and scooped up Alaska, Hawaii, and other Pacific islands by the ...
BaktoMakhno Offtopic 31 6,252 02.03.2014, 19:57
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