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Dialog on Immortality

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-12-15 18:26

Ari: Life is an absolute joy. It's truly great. I want to live forever.

Lea: I think almost everyone else wants that too.

Ari: Yeah, but I want it far more.

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True enough — by Jules Troy on Wed, 2018-12-19 00:51
No evidence — by Bruno on Tue, 2018-12-18 22:05
I think there might be — by Jules Troy on Tue, 2018-12-18 06:26

Losers

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Wed, 2018-12-12 07:05

Russian and China are the two great scum nations of the planet. They're forever seeking to conquer and enslave the whole world. They're forever threatening us all with nuclear war.

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Destroy Them -- Before THEY Destroy US — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Thu, 2018-12-13 08:04
Well — by Jules Troy on Wed, 2018-12-12 20:31
Truth — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Wed, 2018-12-12 18:19

Muslim vs. Moslem

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-12-08 20:46

Belief in God

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-12-08 16:56

People who believe in god almost invariably don't believe in Man. They reject and damn humanity.


Government

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Thu, 2018-12-06 23:28

Government, or defensement, is a freely created and maintained unitary social organization which forcefully defends the individual rights –- or persons and property -– of its members, or those who vol


Selflessness

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-11-24 16:33

Our world today -- including all the Western, socialist, and Moslem nations -- hugely believes in the moral ideal of self-sacrifice.

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The Universal Disaster of Self-Sacrifice — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Mon, 2018-11-26 00:56
so once you're done with them ... — by VSD on Sat, 2018-11-24 20:46
Proper Humans — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-11-24 20:24

'Normalization' (short story)

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Wed, 2018-10-31 13:31

[An unwary time-traveler has evidently lost track of a book from the future.


Western History

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Tue, 2018-10-16 20:05

The philosophy, culture, society, lifestyle, perspective, and attitude of liberalism was discovered and invented 2600 years ago in the Athenian colony of Miletus.


A Farewell Message from Leonard Peikoff

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Mon, 2018-10-15 01:03

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Old Monster — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Fri, 2018-10-26 07:34
Peikoff — by Neil Parille on Sat, 2018-10-20 14:32
ARI Changing — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Fri, 2018-10-19 00:40

Men

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Wed, 2018-10-03 06:42

Postmodernist and feminist philosophy, since the 1960s, teaches us that men are fundamentally evil. They are naturally and inherently monsters. Men are remarkable biological and genetic failures.


Liberty

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Wed, 2018-10-03 04:58

Freedom is the beginning, ending, middle, and totality of politics. Individual liberty is absolutely everything.


Learning About Political Science and Freedom

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Tue, 2018-09-04 22:22

I wonder how all the Passionate Objectivists here at Solo Passion were converted from welfare statism to freedom, libertarianism, and capitalism?


New Political Party

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Thu, 2018-08-30 18:10

I'm creating a new political party. It should be the most radical organization ever. It may also be the best.

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Getting the Theory Right — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-09-01 14:22
Neolibealism — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-09-01 14:21
Legitimate and Proper — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-09-01 14:20

'The Ascent of Man' (short story)

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-08-11 02:55

Once there was a great philosopher who suddenly somehow someway acquired superpowers. X didn't have the slightest idea who or what had changed him, nor why, nor how long the changes would last.

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Thumbs Up? — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Fri, 2018-08-31 02:40
A Pure and Morally-Perfect Liberator and Hero — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-08-25 19:16
Aeschylus — by Newberry on Tue, 2018-08-21 04:27

Disgusting Philosophy

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sun, 2018-07-29 19:18

Platonic "forms" and Kantian "things-in-themselves" don't exist. "A priori", "necessary", and "analytic" propositions, claims, knowledge, and truth are similarly non-existent.


Small Print

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-07-28 19:03

Virtually all reading material should be printed in "12 point type" or larger. It's pretty much moral depravity if it isn't. Tiny type blinds people.


Russian Government Weaponry

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-07-21 12:40

The Russian government seems highly competent at making weapons which can slaughter millions of innocents. But how good is it at protecting individual rights?


Steve Ditko, 1927-2018

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sun, 2018-07-08 23:01

Semi-Objectivist Steve Ditko died a few days ago at age 90.

https://www.theverge.com/2018/...


People

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-06-30 19:43

Our social world today is immensely irrational, illiberal, unnatural, and unhealthy. Hence, it's considerably unhappy.


Western History

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Mon, 2018-06-25 03:10

The philosophy, culture, lifestyle, perspective, and attitude of liberalism were discovered and invented about 2600 years ago in the Athenian colony of Miletus.


The Engines of Progress

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Mon, 2018-06-11 03:43

Think of the glory of capitalism, free enterprise, free trade, and freedom generally. Think of the concomitant marvelousness of economic, social, and personal liberty.


The Destroyers

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-06-02 04:46

It's remarkable to think how much damage Leonard Peikoff, Harry Binswanger, Peter Schwartz, and the like have done to the world in general, and myself in particular.

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Rand Created Randroidism -- Not Peikoff, Schwartz, Binswanger... — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sun, 2018-06-10 21:39
Kyrel — by gregster on Sun, 2018-06-10 08:26
More on The Destroyers — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-06-09 19:05

Lone Devil

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-05-26 12:54

Dim Dung-coon, the Fat-Boy Geek, Stalin's Mini-Me, and the Gook Hitler, is holding all of Western Civilization hostage, especially South Korea, Japan, and America.

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Nth Korea has someone new at — by Richard Wiig on Sun, 2018-07-08 07:00
100% Consistency — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-06-30 15:17
Fooling the Infinitely Gullible — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-06-30 15:16

True Bigotry

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Wed, 2018-05-09 23:23

If you criticize a single black, Hispanic, woman, gay, or Muslim today, in the post-1960s era, this is automatically considered an attack upon all of them.


World Conquerers

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-04-14 19:22

The inferiority-complex Russians and Chinese. The virtually infinitely wounded dignity and honor of the Russians and Chinese. The burning-with-embarrassment-and-shame Russians and Chinese.


What Government Does

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Mon, 2018-04-09 03:37

Ayn Rand says: "The only proper purpose of a government is to protect man's rights, which means: to protect him from physical violence." (Galt's Speech, Atlas Shrugged, 1957)

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Pondering... — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Tue, 2018-04-10 23:39

Varieties of Objectivism

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-04-07 19:47

The best Objectivists are the passionately rational and rationally passionate ones. Or at least the philosophical and energetic ones who are also wise and lively.


School Shootings

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-03-31 17:40

How do we minimize shootings in school? For that matter, how do we minimize fighting, bullying, general crime, and overall personal abuse in schools? Here's six pretty good ideas:

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Drug 'em up! — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sun, 2018-04-01 15:09
Radically Reduce the Use of Mind-Altering Prescription Drugs — by Luke Setzer on Sat, 2018-03-31 23:26

Destruction From Within

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sat, 2018-03-24 01:40

Blacks and Hispanics have done immense damage to America thruout her history, especially over the past half-century.


Private Pleasure and the Welfare State

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Tue, 2018-03-13 07:29

All countries today should be required to post this sign at their major border crossings and inside their large cities:

A Special Message From the Welfare State


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