The SJW war on us thread

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Re: The SJW war on us thread

Postby gnome » Tue May 01, 2018 2:20 pm

So what is the "Magic Cargo Theory of Value"?
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Re: The SJW war on us thread

Postby Abdul Alhazred » Tue May 01, 2018 2:37 pm

gnome wrote:So what is the "Magic Cargo Theory of Value"?


Roughly that the government creates wealth by taxing the rich, without examining how the rich got it. In effect magic cargo, after the manner of a cargo cult.

Both Adam smith and Marx agree labor creates wealth, while disagreeing about the role of capital.
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Re: The SJW war on us thread

Postby gnome » Tue May 01, 2018 2:52 pm

Ahhh the whole Taxation = Socialism, More Taxation = More Socialism thing.

Copy and paste to your own feed! 1 tax = 1 social!!!
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Re: The SJW war on us thread

Postby Abdul Alhazred » Tue May 01, 2018 3:26 pm

In a "true Communist" country, there would be no personal taxes at all.

You would be paid exactly what you need with nothing left over, and the wealth you create (according to your ability) belongs to all.

If you want to get cute, you could call that 100% taxation + you get an allowance, but that is not how the books would be kept.
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Re: The SJW war on us thread

Postby Abdul Alhazred » Tue May 01, 2018 3:29 pm

Bear in mind, the "Happy Birthday, Karl Marx" guy is a philosophy professor.

So there is a possibility that he knows all this (unlike his students) and simply is lying to increase the power of his favorite faction of the ruling class.

But his hatred for people who work for a living is sincere.
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Re: The SJW war on us thread

Postby ed » Tue May 01, 2018 3:31 pm

Abdul Alhazred wrote:In a "true Communist" country, there would be no personal taxes at all.

You would be paid exactly what you need with nothing left over, and the wealth you create (according to your ability) belongs to all.

If you want to get cute, you could call that 100% taxation + you get an allowance, but that is not how the books would be kept.


"need"

ay, there's the rub.
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Re: The SJW war on us thread

Postby Abdul Alhazred » Tue May 01, 2018 3:40 pm

ed wrote:
Abdul Alhazred wrote:In a "true Communist" country, there would be no personal taxes at all.

You would be paid exactly what you need with nothing left over, and the wealth you create (according to your ability) belongs to all.

If you want to get cute, you could call that 100% taxation + you get an allowance, but that is not how the books would be kept.


"need"

ay, there's the rub.


Both ability and need are determined by qualified commissars.

Like this guy. What an honest face he has. :)

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Re: The SJW war on us thread

Postby ed » Tue May 01, 2018 3:45 pm

Ah ... thats ok then.

I know that because they have done a swell job determining what I need firearm-wise.

Who is that shifty fucker? Beria?
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Re: The SJW war on us thread

Postby Pyrrho » Wed May 02, 2018 10:38 am

@BretWeinstein

Can we close all schools that fail to teach that cultural borrowing is key to every amazing capacity humans have? Not out of spite, but because the students will learn more on their own.

I know--> Math. But for most of us, math without appropriation = counting on your fingers!



@BretWeinstein

Given what creolization and memetic exchange have done for humanity "cultural appropriation" way well be the dumbest accusation ever leveled in the entire history of accusations. And that's saying something.


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I suspect that most of the people giving @daumkeziah a hard time over her dress are descended from folks who appropriated farming from one of the few cultures that independently invented it. I also suspect a few days of hunting and gathering would wise them right up.
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Re: The SJW war on us thread

Postby Pyrrho » Thu May 03, 2018 12:15 am

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Re: The SJW war on us thread

Postby Doctor X » Thu May 03, 2018 6:41 am

Is that appropriate?

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Re: The SJW war on us thread

Postby WildCat » Thu May 03, 2018 12:04 pm

Has NBC done a segment yet identifying Bret Weinstein as far-right or alt-right?
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Re: The SJW war on us thread

Postby shuize » Thu May 03, 2018 9:28 pm

Re: "Appropriation"

I had an American friend who spent many years in Korea.* He said Korean women dating or marrying foreigners was viewed as very bad. On the other hand, if a Korean man managed to get a foreign wife or girlfriend, that was considered a "win" for Korea. So, as a general rule of thumb, if it involves banging another tribes' woman, it's acceptable appropriation.

* I know these warriors are single-handedly trying to save China from "oppression," but hear me out.

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Postby Rob Lister » Thu May 03, 2018 9:47 pm

shuize wrote:Re: "Appropriation"

I had an American friend who spent many years in Korea.* He said Korean women dating or marrying foreigners was generally viewed as very bad. On the other hand, if a Korean man managed to get a foreign wife or girlfriend, that was considered a "win" for Korea. So, as a general rule of thumb, if it involves banging another tribes' women, it's acceptable appropriation.

* I know these warriors are single-handedly trying to save China from "oppression," but hear me out.


As I read the long twitter thread about that, it was just two posts that caused the 'twitter-storm'. Yet it makes national news!

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Re: The SJW war on us thread

Postby Grammatron » Thu May 03, 2018 10:58 pm

What kind of theyhole would use that word
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Re: The SJW war on us thread

Postby Abdul Alhazred » Thu May 03, 2018 11:30 pm

Since when is "baby" not already gender neutral?
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Re: The SJW war on us thread

Postby Rob Lister » Thu May 03, 2018 11:52 pm

Theyby or Theybe? I'm confused.

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Re: The SJW war on us thread

Postby Pyrrho » Thu May 03, 2018 11:54 pm

Germany has had gender-neutral pronouns for infants for a very long time.
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Re: The SJW war on us thread

Postby Abdul Alhazred » Fri May 04, 2018 12:11 am

So has English. :roll:
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