Mon 24 Sep, 2018 07:07 pm - [quote]And nobody gets the last word with you, Max. I'll bet you will retort in some wayward fashion as you always do.[/quote]
You are right on both cases Neptune. Yes, I am vain enough to... (view)
Mon 24 Sep, 2018 07:06 pm - I am a liberal rather than a conservative because what consider to be the core of liberalism is more rational to me than conservationism is. I am also a moral relativist, which might make this... (view)
Mon 24 Sep, 2018 07:05 pm - This is an offshoot of the "What does it take to be a liberal" thread. I was asked by a conservative what I feel are the inconsistencies in the conservative ideological narrative. There... (view)
Mon 24 Sep, 2018 06:59 pm - 1. [b]Group Think[/b] is not the not the same as group membership. I am a liberal... a member of a group. Yet I think critically, questioning facts and positions, rather than blindly accepting the... (view)
Sun 23 Sep, 2018 10:35 pm - Thank you Real Music. That is really the main point I am making on this thread.
When someone challenges your ideological narrative there are three possible responses.
1. You can engage the... (view)
Sun 23 Sep, 2018 10:01 pm - If I understand correctly, you are a conservative pointing out what you believe to be logical inconsistencies in liberal ideology. You are ignoring any logical inconsistencies in your own... (view)
Sun 23 Sep, 2018 08:15 pm - [quote="livinglava"]
[quote="maxdancona"]Questioning your own ideological beliefs, and being able to see your own biases, is an [u]habit of mind[/u]. It is an important... (view)
Sun 23 Sep, 2018 05:21 pm - He is a typical middle aged nice guy. It's quite simple, he just needs a little pronpting.
The next time he walks you home, invite him up for a drink. Offer him a seat on the couch and sit... (view)
Sun 23 Sep, 2018 02:39 pm - Short answer, yes! You should have sex with him. In middle age, casual relationships are normal. Go for it.
You could ask him directly. I would say yes if you are reasonably attractive and I... (view)