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re: Let’s talk about milk - uway
[quote]A gallon of whole milk lasts me 3 days at most and I live alone[/quote] I go through about 2 gallons of lactose-free whole milk a week. I can’t imagine not drinking milk on a regular basis....
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re: Q: (p1553: Trump tweets about "tarmac meeting") Unraveling Threads of Everything Thread - uway
[quote]God, those paintings are fricking disturbing[/quote] Stuff like that is part of reason I’m losing faith in egalitarianism and democracy. I need to be benevolent dictator, and that shite needs to be absolutely forbidden. Dungeons for people who attempt to produce it....
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re: USA Baseball bats, and kids baseball in general - uway
[quote]ew bat standard started Jan 1, 2018. If you are going in the $200 range, I suggest the Louisville Slugger 618 Solo. Best 1 piece bat I've seen with USA stamp[/quote] That’s what every review I’ve read says, but they are out of stock everywhere. If you want to spend $300, the Dirty South b...
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re: This is why Melania is not on Magazine covers - uway
After Trump purges all the evil cabal funding from the media, we’ll finally be treated to honest, fair, fawning coverage of our beautiful Empress. It’s going to be like spring after a winter that lasts through April....
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re: AP’s Latest History Textbook Says Christians And Conservatives Are Racists - uway
[quote] Again, no, because I only have portions of the book selected to show liberal bias (brought to us by a conservative source) [/quote] It’s not possible to be even-handed about such a recent and bitterly partisan topic. There’s no “sticking to the facts” if you go beyond reporting the resul...
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re: AP’s Latest History Textbook Says Christians And Conservatives Are Racists - uway
[quote] but it would have been a disservice to ignore the impact of the irrational views of some. [/quote] Oh you dishonest POS As if one side has a monopoly on “irrational views”. The problem with this kind of shite is that it’s inherently partisan and has zero place in government school...
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re: USA Baseball bats, and kids baseball in general - uway
What I want to know is, is it reasonable to yell “stay down!” when your 9 year old doesn’t stop a ground ball?...
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re: AP’s Latest History Textbook Says Christians And Conservatives Are Racists - uway
[quote] “people who were afraid of a rapidly developing ethnic diversity of the country, discomfort with their candidate’s gender, and nostalgia for an earlier time in the nation’s history[/quote] Damn, they got me. I ain’t even apologizing....
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re: Please explain to me why Fascism is considered extreme right... - uway
[quote]1. Tyranny 2. Freedom [/quote] Reality vs fantasy You will only EVER have freedom when the people and the leaders are morally good. This is the inherent weakness in individualistic egalitarian liberal democracies. They rely on unreliable people, and power tends to be assumed by b...
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re: Please explain to me why Fascism is considered extreme right... - uway
[quote] They are fully understood that they couldn't allow opposition and be successful[/quote] No totalitarian can. I seem to be the only one trying to make the point that this is why it matters what the would-be totalitarian is trying to do. IMO that’s the difference between a theoretical ...
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re: Please explain to me why Fascism is considered extreme right... - uway
[quote] so the difference is whether or not the governed are particularly enthused about their omni-powerful government? Distinction without a difference[/quote] No, that’s an extremely important distinction that makes a huge difference....
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re: Please explain to me why Fascism is considered extreme right... - uway
[quote]Fascism can come from the right or left, but the roots of modern liberalism are tied to fascism[/quote] I’m sorry, I just don’t see this. They are anti-national, anti-racial solidarity of the people, anti-religion, etc. They are anti those things, because those things are hindrances ...
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re: Please explain to me why Fascism is considered extreme right... - uway
[quote] 1. Tyranny - Hitler, Mussolini, Lenin/Stalin, Nero, Ivan the Terrible, doesn't matter, it's all the same. Slight differences in methods at times, controlled economies substituted for controlled public theft, it's all the same. 2. Freedom - In the history of the world, it's not existed very...
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re: Please explain to me why Fascism is considered extreme right... - uway
[quote]Again, they are very much the same, just the route to get there is different[/quote] Even if we take this as true, you’re basically hand-waving the “route to get there”, as if it’s not a meaningful difference. I think what makes this hand-waving possible is the Holocaust, which has beco...
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re: Please explain to me why Fascism is considered extreme right... - uway
[quote]The stark difference I see between the textbook definitions of the two is that Communism is supposed to be an egalitarian, state-less system, while Fascism promotes strong nationalism and a class hierarchy, but other than that, I see no difference.[/quote] That’s a huge difference, and tho...
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re: Texas State U. Student Body President Impeached - uway
[img]https://www.statesman.com/rf/image_large/Pub/p9/Statesman/2018/04/16/Images/amr%20041718%2002.JPG[/img] Do they really not know what’s coming?...
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re: Q: (p1553: Trump tweets about "tarmac meeting") Unraveling Threads of Everything Thread - uway
[quote]You can do something about it. Buy a new shitty computer, go watch Defango's YouTube channel, he has a video that will give you directions... Download, turn in to cops[/quote] To clarify, are people now positively asserting that there IS some video of HRC dong unspeakable things? I thou...
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re: USA Baseball bats, and kids baseball in general - uway
[quote]don't let your kid be that kid who could have played HS ball but couldn't just bc he wasn't good enough to make a big time 5A program... Lots of schools need players[/quote] That’s a good point. I certainly hope he still loves baseball when he gets there. I had forgotten how much I love i...
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re: Q: (p1553: Trump tweets about "tarmac meeting") Unraveling Threads of Everything Thread - uway
[quote]My crush them comment was meant when all people involved (as many as they can round up with proper evidence)are caught and prosecute them to the fullest[/quote] If the worst of this stuff being said is true, then the devil worshipping child destroyers need to be publicly hanged. This is M...
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re: USA Baseball bats, and kids baseball in general - uway
How pissed would you be if you bought a $250 bat last year expecting it to be used for multiple years? I’m hesitant to buy one of these high dollar ones this year, because I think they might just change it again when they see the performance of these bats....
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