You Must Feel So Proud Of Yourself

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Submitted by Mr_Lineberry on Thu, 2016-02-18 19:32

Those people who have been attacking Donald Trump for the last six months must be feeling so pleased with themselves.

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And you — by VSD on Sat, 2016-02-20 10:13
Insanity — by Doug Bandler The Second on Fri, 2016-02-19 23:57
More worried — by VSD on Fri, 2016-02-19 09:29

How to create a Great Depression

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Submitted by Ed Thompson on Wed, 2016-02-17 09:54

After having discovered some of the inescapable facts of economic reality, I have gotten into the personal possession of knowledge of how you could reliably create economic chaos.

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I forgot Swiss watches — by Ed Thompson on Wed, 2016-02-17 19:35

Every US president for the last 30 years broke the law?

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Submitted by Ed Thompson on Wed, 2016-02-17 09:23

It appears to be the case that every US president in the last 30 years is guilty of breaking the law. It seems pretty absurd on its face, though.

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No consensus — by Doug Bandler The Second on Fri, 2016-02-19 00:53
Thanx Ed — by VSD on Wed, 2016-02-17 20:08
Good points, Vera ... — by Ed Thompson on Wed, 2016-02-17 19:08

When The Obama Nightmare Ends

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Submitted by Mr_Lineberry on Wed, 2016-02-17 07:40

After working so hard to create record numbers of unemployed Negro men in the first place, Barack Obama will be joining their ranks in a mere 338 days.


Stephen Fry Leaves Left-Fascist Twit-Witter over War on Funny

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Submitted by Lindsay Perigo on Wed, 2016-02-17 06:32

I can't help thinking that Stephen, who loves being the grim-faced poster-boy for fashionable Bipolar Disorder, might have been hoist by his own petard here, but this article about his flouncing from the PC Thought Police HQ that is Twit-Witter is a brilliant take-down of said Thought Police:


Three Hearty Cheers For That!

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Submitted by Mr_Lineberry on Mon, 2016-02-15 23:23

God I love the Ruskies.


More On Left vs Right

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Submitted by Doug Bandler Th... on Sat, 2016-02-13 21:23


The Game Is Up?

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Submitted by Mr_Lineberry on Sat, 2016-02-13 00:31

I could almost abandon reason and believe there is a 'curse' over the Australian mining company Sundance Resources Pty Ltd.

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Here — by Mr_Lineberry on Mon, 2016-02-15 01:04

Ohio's New Normal

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Submitted by Grant Jones on Fri, 2016-02-12 21:04

Eating dinner at a popular Columbus restaurant is now a risky endeavor. There be orcs.

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B, B & B — by Grant Jones on Thu, 2016-02-18 19:00
Grant — by Neil Parille on Thu, 2016-02-18 12:45
LOL — by Grant Jones on Fri, 2016-02-12 21:35

Funny? It's HILARIOUS!!

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Submitted by Mr_Lineberry on Fri, 2016-02-12 06:07

As the biggest Donald Trump supporter in the World I watched this spoof film about him with a sense of trepidation wondering if it was some sort of liberal Democrat hatchet job.


The Political Triangle diagram

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Submitted by Ed Thompson on Thu, 2016-02-11 21:20

Doug posted a Political Triangle diagram ( http://www.solopassion.com/nod... ) and, as there is no "Politics" forum, I thought this was the best place to comment--because one's politics (one's rat

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A more Capitalist kind of Manifesto platform — by Ed Thompson on Wed, 2016-02-17 19:56
Doug — by Ed Thompson on Tue, 2016-02-16 20:24
Ed — by Doug Bandler The Second on Tue, 2016-02-16 19:15

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Austin Petersen

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Submitted by Mr_Lineberry on Wed, 2016-02-10 23:39

Does anyone else think Austin Petersen looks kinda cute? if you are into older men, that is (which I'm not).

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Just — by Mr_Lineberry on Thu, 2016-03-03 04:52

Game Theory?

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Submitted by Ed Thompson on Wed, 2016-02-10 02:39

Economic, agent-based, game theory research is something which could be ignored by Objectivists based on a first-principle analysis, but that may also be a reactionary mistake.

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Bizarre — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sun, 2016-02-21 02:34
For instance ... — by Ed Thompson on Thu, 2016-02-18 08:25
Kyrel — by Ed Thompson on Thu, 2016-02-18 07:35

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Mainstream vs Socialist Left vs Alt-Right

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Submitted by Doug Bandler Th... on Tue, 2016-02-09 02:35

Here is an excellent Von Mises video on the modern political spectrum:

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The Alt-Right — by Doug Bandler The Second on Tue, 2016-02-16 01:39
Alt-Right — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Tue, 2016-02-16 01:19
Alt-Right Info — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Tue, 2016-02-16 01:02

No Banter for 5 years?

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Submitted by Ed Thompson on Mon, 2016-02-08 22:45

My browser says there has been no Banter for 5 years. Since I've been away for a while, is that a glitch?

Ed

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Ever hear of a "mirror" site? — by Ed Thompson on Thu, 2016-02-18 21:03
Cotton-pickin' ... — by Ed Thompson on Thu, 2016-02-18 21:01

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Away for a while

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Submitted by Ed Thompson on Mon, 2016-02-08 21:59

Just checking in after a long while. It is good to see that you guys are still flexing mental muscle!

Ed

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12 ways to go wrong — by Ed Thompson on Wed, 2016-02-10 19:17
Haha! — by Mr_Lineberry on Wed, 2016-02-10 04:11
From an Antipodean — by Shane Pleasance on Wed, 2016-02-10 03:22

Da Locum Ad Interim?

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Submitted by Mr_Lineberry on Sat, 2016-02-06 08:07

I've always been very cynical about Waitangi Day.

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When the game is rigged — by VSD on Fri, 2016-02-19 10:59
My — by Mr_Lineberry on Fri, 2016-02-19 05:30
. — by Mr_Lineberry on Mon, 2016-02-08 09:14

Association of Compulsion Touters

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Submitted by Mr_Lineberry on Thu, 2016-02-04 20:06

26 years ago the Parliament in New Zealand enacted the grand sounding "New Zealand Bill Of Rights Act".

The new law contained all manner of wonderful provisions -

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I — by Mr_Lineberry on Sun, 2016-02-28 20:39
If — by Mr_Lineberry on Wed, 2016-02-17 19:29

Orcs versus Germans

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Submitted by Grant Jones on Tue, 2016-02-02 01:24

Another item for Craig Biddle's "When Invading Savages Take Over Your Town Just Call the Police" file:

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Ahhh — by Mr_Lineberry on Wed, 2016-02-03 21:03
Elijah — by gregster on Wed, 2016-02-03 07:55
Can — by Mr_Lineberry on Tue, 2016-02-02 05:13

The Vicious Snake

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Submitted by Doug Bandler Th... on Sat, 2016-01-30 20:38

Not one Muslim.


Reagan vs. the Pope and the Mullah

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Submitted by Ed Hudgins on Sat, 2016-01-30 16:59

It goes without saying that everyone on this site is disgusted by the Pope and by the morally-addled Euro-elites who covered up the artistic glories of Western civilization so they wouldn’t offend the visiting blood-drenched theocratic savage from Iran whose goal is to pull down our civilization.

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I — by Mr_Lineberry on Wed, 2016-02-17 03:38
9 Presidents who screwed up America — by Doug Bandler The Second on Wed, 2016-02-17 02:02
Linz, I want Kyrel to answer you ... — by Ed Thompson on Wed, 2016-02-17 01:32

For Yaron Brook and Harry Binswanger

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Submitted by Doug Bandler Th... on Tue, 2016-01-26 21:10

What would you tell this 16 year old girl? That we should bomb Iran? How is that going to help her from being harassed by Muslim men as she walks through a supermarket? Would Yaron Brook want his daughter to suffer through this?

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The Role of Critics and Criticism — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Fri, 2016-03-04 06:02
Linz — by Neil Parille on Fri, 2016-02-26 00:10
Olivia — by Neil Parille on Thu, 2016-02-25 12:49

The Far Side

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Tue, 2016-01-26 02:00

Cutting-edge thinkers are naturally somewhat incestuous and unhealthy. Those who are especially isolated and advanced are sometimes truly sick.


Fundamental Difference between Men and Women

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Submitted by Doug Bandler Th... on Tue, 2016-01-26 00:23

One of the better elements of the growing alt-right is its awareness of the innate biological differences between men and women.

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Doug — by VSD on Sun, 2016-01-31 20:47
VSD — by Doug Bandler The Second on Sun, 2016-01-31 18:05
Downtown Abbey — by Doug Bandler The Second on Sun, 2016-01-31 17:39

Excellent discussion on Left and Right

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Submitted by Doug Bandler Th... on Mon, 2016-01-25 18:27


On Setruction (The Seduction of Truck Drivers)

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Submitted by Lindsay Perigo on Sun, 2016-01-24 02:27

On Setruction (The Seduction of Truck Drivers)

Now that I have your undivided attention: Oirishman O'Cresswell of Not PC infamy has asked me for a list of ten pieces of music with which I'd attempt to seduce an intelligent truck driver.

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Rock 'n' Roll — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Sun, 2016-03-06 10:07
Kyrel — by Lindsay Perigo on Sun, 2016-02-14 09:20
Song One — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Tue, 2016-02-02 01:32

Mother England's Despair....

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Submitted by Mr_Lineberry on Sat, 2016-01-23 07:34

Back in the good old days Britannia ruled the waves and kept all the natives and troublemakers in line.

So imagine Britain as being the parents, and imagine they had 10 children.

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I — by Mr_Lineberry on Sun, 2016-01-24 22:51
Problem is ... — by Lindsay Perigo on Sat, 2016-01-23 10:08

Finally A Fightback Against Tyranny

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Submitted by Mr_Lineberry on Fri, 2016-01-22 23:10

I must confess to not having heard of the actress Charlotte Rampling prior to last week when she was nominated for an Oscar.

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Doug — by Lindsay Perigo on Sat, 2016-01-23 02:45
Good to see — by Doug Bandler The Second on Fri, 2016-01-22 23:56

Why Now IS The Time To Worry

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Submitted by Mr_Lineberry on Wed, 2016-01-20 23:07

I am a regular watcher of Fox Business online, and CNBC on Sky TV where there are constant updates about financial markets and business related news stories.


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