The most difficult subjects can be explained to the most slow-witted man if he has not formed any idea of them already; but the simplest thing cannot be made clear to the most intelligent man if he is firmly persuaded that he knows already, without a shadow of doubt, what is laid before him.
The easiest way to steal from a bank is to own the bank, the easiest way to steal from the government is the run the government.
Wed 20 May, 2020 10:18 am - [quote="ganeemead"]
Two things which are highly likely to save people from covid19 are zinc tablets and tonic water. Walmart's store brand of tonic water is 75 cents a quart, 40mg... (view)
Sun 26 Apr, 2020 10:59 am - [quote="coldjoint"]
[color=#FF00FF]He has in many ways. You do not listen to what he says, you listen to someone saying what he said and why he said it like they are mind readers. The... (view)
Sat 21 Mar, 2020 12:42 pm - [quote="layman"]Reprimanded like a dull, surly schoolboy, eh?
Trump, he ROCKS![/quote]
Was this from the same briefing?
[quote]Trump asked what he'd advise people who've... (view)
Fri 20 Mar, 2020 12:39 pm - [quote]Is targeted harassment still against TOS, or are we all free to attack each other and say whatever we please—because I have a lot I’d like to say.[/quote]
Political arguments... (view)
Sun 15 Mar, 2020 12:29 pm - [quote="blatham"]But if the implication is some absence of principle or integrity, I wouldn't accept that reading. If she wishes to represent citizens, perhaps even particularly her... (view)
Sun 8 Mar, 2020 02:33 pm - [quote="layman"]As I recall I never got any explanation for my one year banning, except the statement that my "punishment" was more severe because I had been suspended before.... (view)
Mon 23 Dec, 2019 09:36 am - Problem is most Boomers were not hippies, most of them did not march against the war, etc.. I'm sure there are some leftie idealists who turned right as they got older, but most of the... (view)