Bunsbert Montcroff

Favorite team:Arizona 
Location:Phoenix AZ
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Occupation:It's All Academic
Number of Posts:4723
Registered on:1/15/2008
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re: Interesting podcast (Freakanomics) about how Germany's economy rose - Bunsbert Montcroff
[quote]So homogeneous, nationalistic nations work better?[/quote] that, and lots of turkish "guest workers". ...
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re: ISIS Triples Down On Vegas Shooter Claims: Claims Paddock "Converted Six Months Ago" - Bunsbert Montcroff
sounds like what the poster toothpick used to call "taqiya"....
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re: In another interesting turn, crowds on demand hired people in vegas - Bunsbert Montcroff
[quote]These guys seem to always be around when staged events happen. Them possibly being in the area should raise everyone's interest level. It is very odd.[/quote] it is very odd, and you don't know the half of it. you need to think META to get to the bottom of this. [b]indubitable fact 1:[/b...
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re: The Fundamental Flaw in every last God/No God thread ever on this board - Bunsbert Montcroff
Did you just read Hume's [i]Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion[/i]? Your post reminded me of it. And I think your diagnosis of the kind of low-brow theological discussion that can be found in this forum is fair and accurate. But in slightly more academic forums, one will distinguish among...
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re: You be the judge: Bikini baristas in Seattle - Bunsbert Montcroff
[quote]they opened one of these in Phoenix several years back(bikini beans I think it was called) and it was pretty trashy. no idea how well it did. [/quote] i think there' stills one downtown(ish) on 7th street, right next to "band-aids" strip club. the girls who worked at bikini beans obviously...
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re: Does this ancient Egyptian manuscript show a UFO landing on the Sphinx? - Bunsbert Montcroff
[quote]Forget the UFO. Why is the Sphinx staring at a giant half banana?[/quote] :lol: that's the crown of upper egypt...
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re: Top 5 architectural masterpieces in history? - Bunsbert Montcroff
[quote]The Pantheon is more impressive all things considered. [/quote] i was really let down by the pantheon. and it smelled like french fries. i think a mcdonalds being right next door sort of ruins the experience......
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re: Has there ever been a country fall like the Mongols? - Bunsbert Montcroff
[quote]Much more than that, even. How many people today speak a language derived from Vulgar Mongol? How many countries today have political and legal systems which draw heavily from Mongol political and judicial theory? Does a religion first formed and then disseminated under the Mongols form the b...
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re: Does anyone see the effects of post-modernism in the antifa? - Bunsbert Montcroff
Also, RA'ed "SomeoneBee" for being an obvious anti-Semitic pro-Russion trollbot. ...
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re: Does anyone see the effects of post-modernism in the antifa? - Bunsbert Montcroff
[quote]Modernism or Foundationalism is based on the Scientific Method. It understands definite laws and principles governing the universe. These laws may include moral norms and often are discussed within ethical terms. Inasmuch as there are physical laws, there are moral laws. Our country was forme...
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re: Bullying in schools: were you a bully or bullied? - Bunsbert Montcroff
[quote]I was teased for a few months . One day I had enough of it and told my dad I was going to have to fight . He understood, next morning the guy who was teasing me had to go to the ER with a broken nose. My dad picked me up from school and told the principal he was proud if me to stand up for my...
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re: Average American thinks average profit margin is 5x what it actually is - Bunsbert Montcroff
[quote]Communist schools and Commie Hollywood teach people to hate businesses. People think every small business is raking in the dough when the truth is most are struggling and don't make it past five years in business. [/quote] yes, communist schools and commie hollywood are so good at teaching ...
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re: Bookkeeper of Auschwitz Oskar Groening, 96, declared fit for prison - Bunsbert Montcroff
[quote]So is the old lady who baked bread for the guards...the 17 year old kid who walked the fence...the german who was crippled at the eastern front who ended up there cause that was his orders...c'mon man. [/quote] nope, this was the guy who volunteered for the SS (not the regular german army) a...
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re: Tour de France. Stage 21. Final Day. Cheers to Froome. - Bunsbert Montcroff
[quote]Yeah there was a door open when Cavendish tried to squeeze through, but Sagan closed it with an elbow. Rubbin' is racin', but that crossed the line.[/quote] ive watched it over and over and it looks like cav is leaning into sagan and sagan is pushing him off. besides that, cav is clearly goi...
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re: Pocket Knives - What Brand/Model Do You Carry? - Bunsbert Montcroff
columbia river knife and tool m16 [img]http://www.bladehq.com/imgs/manual-knives/crkt-manual/crkt-m16/crkt-m16-01kz-large.jpg[/img]...
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re: Is it possible that it will take a fascist regime to stop the leftist militants? - Bunsbert Montcroff
[quote]The fun part is that is the most specificity he has ever supplied. [/quote] didn't y.a. tittle go down the rabbit hole with him once? he kept giving answers like "follow the money" and when y.a. asked where the money went, he responded that it was unclear and obscure. convenient that the ult...
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re: Would you recommend Salt Lake City for a late 20s non-Mormon bachelor? - Bunsbert Montcroff
[quote]Buddy of mine wanted me to move there. I told him I'm not moving anywhere I can't catch trout or redfish.[/quote] You can catch a real, actual trout. But you're right, no speckled trout...which isn't a trout. ...
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re: Would you recommend Salt Lake City for a late 20s non-Mormon bachelor? - Bunsbert Montcroff
[quote]For a non-LDS late 20s guy, would it be enjoyable? [/quote] Yes, it has a surprisingly hip downtown and college scene (the University of Utah). You can go to Park City in the winter to ski and during the summer to hike, ride bikes, or fish. Great weather and natural beauty, good beer. ...
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re: The Pope attacks Libertarianism - Bunsbert Montcroff
[quote]i'm no expert on the Pope, but this Pope is getting the hero treatment in the liberal press for the comments. yes, Benedict had similar comments, but due to his conservative stances elsewhere, his wealth-related commentary was oft-ignored by the MSM. also, when Benedict was the Pope "income i...
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re: The Pope attacks Libertarianism - Bunsbert Montcroff
[quote]It's worth noting here that the Pope is not connected to society like we are. He definitely isn't connected to modern political movements like transgender rights and BLM. He's speaking from a standpoint of once living in Argentina, a poor country, and being an isolated religious leader follow...
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