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re: How do you respond to this statement: The success of China is proof that Communism works. - therick711
Well, they are still using slave labor. I don't think they are justified because other nations may have had slaves at some point. To me, that comparison won't hunt. ...
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re: How do you respond to this statement: The success of China is proof that Communism works. - therick711
I should also say their lack of regard for IP rights and their state sponsored corporate espionage also helped them along. So basically slave labor and theft built the current economy. Pretty sad state of affairs for a success story. ...
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re: How do you respond to this statement: The success of China is proof that Communism works. - therick711
If you conscript the labor of 2 billion people to manufacture for the world, sure. It is a testament to the value of slave labor. ...
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re: How do you respond to this statement: The success of China is proof that Communism works. - therick711
Alternatively, it could show that capitalism can democratize,and it doesn't have to go the other way first. ...
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re: How do you respond to this statement: The success of China is proof that Communism works. - therick711
A success except for its people that are basically forced labor or rural poor. ...
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re: Trump calls out cnn townhall for not letting kids choose own questions - therick711
Solid secondary burn on PMSNBC...
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re: Would armed personnel in a school deter a shooter? - therick711
You ever see the Matrix? [img]https://i.makeagif.com/media/7-30-2015/_5zNfv.gif[/img] If you were intent on attacking a school, the armed guard is the first person to get got. ...
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re: Former LSU softball player - therick711
Yet, somehow undefeated. I'm riding with the Pain Train until she stops going to the WCWS every damn year....
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re: Hanni and Ott said Woodward sp would come home if offered - therick711
[quote]A Commitment to Being in the Hunt[/quote] -Al Davis...
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re: Dickie Durbin banned from communion due to pro-abortion sin? - therick711
Salty. Good bait, though. We'll see how many people will get ensnared in your godless blackhole. :cheers:...
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re: Hanni and Ott said Woodward sp would come home if offered - therick711
As much shite as we get heaped on our state, it actually is a pretty good place to come. If we ever started to act like the force of nature we are as an athletic department again, we would reap enormous benefits. The "in the hunt" era needs to end....
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re: Dickie Durbin banned from communion due to pro-abortion sin? - therick711
The Church of Global Warm . . . Climate Change accommodates his beliefs....
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re: "...shall not be infringed." - therick711
[quote]I can carry a bazooka in my arms. Do they sell them at Target?[/quote] You can own a bazooka. So your point actually makes the point that you don't know what the hell you are talking about....
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re: "...shall not be infringed." - therick711
[quote]It is. But you guys think training and going to class where you will be registered is a huge infringement on your 2nd amendment.[/quote] [quote]A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be [b][hugely]...
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re: "...shall not be infringed." - therick711
[quote]No but it also doesn't say guns, it says arms. What is arms? Could be a nuclear weapon.[/quote] Not a fair reading. You don't "bear" a nuclear weapon. "Bear" means carry. Go pick up an Abrams Tank or Fat man....
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re: This is what democracy looks like debate - therick711
The funny thing is, that isn't what democracy looks like. That's what a mob looks like. The other funny thing is, we aren't a fricking democracy. :lol:...
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re: "...shall not be infringed." - therick711
[quote]Do you take precautions to make sure you don't get attacked by a dog, or get the flu, or succumb to heat stroke, and we have tons of laws to protect us in motor vehicles. You take precautions to reduce the risk. Gun control could work the same way. I don't get this argument. [/quote] ...
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re: Hal Hughes just laid down a bunt successfully - therick711
Jersey was retired when he signed. ...
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re: 3 Years Ago - Jarrell Martin Dunk - therick711
[quote]Just looked at the play-by-play. From the 9:15 point on, we scored 3 points, all via free throws. Missed our last 12 FG attempts and shot 7/24 from the line in the 2nd half frick[/quote] and that was the high watermark of the John Henry Jones, Jr. era....
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re: Reuters is about to get a great pic of a destroyed rifle. - therick711
[quote]Hundreds.[/quote] [img]https://i.imgur.com/R1fdEt3.gif[/img]...
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