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Posted: Nov 3, 2021 - 2:21pm

Absolute evil does not exist, and pain is an instrument of good.   -   George Boole, mathematician and father of boolean logic, trying to understand God's mind.
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Posted: Oct 21, 2021 - 9:09am

Mind is a good servant, but a bad master. 
Mind has many functions. First, mind is deliberation. Second, cognition. Third, volition. And then, mostly confusion. Mind's name is confusion...

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Posted: Oct 15, 2021 - 11:48am

you can have money from the floor up to the ceiling , but the size of your funeral will depend on the weather!
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Posted: Oct 15, 2021 - 4:03am

“If you wait by the river long enough, the bodies of your enemies will float by.”
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Posted: Oct 7, 2021 - 10:56am

Society without trust is hell on earth.
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Posted: Oct 6, 2021 - 6:14am

I am certain there is too much certainty in the world.~ Michael Crichton, MD.

There is no such thing as consensus science. If it’s consensus, it isn’t science. If it’s science, it isn’t consensus. Period.~ Michael Crichton, MD.

I would rather have questions that can't be answered than answers that can't be questioned.~ Richard Feynman

Liberty is the possibility of doubting, the possibility of making a mistake, the possibility of searching and experimenting, the possibility of saying “No” to any authority — literary, artistic, philosophic, religious, social and even political.~ Ignazio Silone


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Posted: Aug 5, 2021 - 5:31am

"If a kid calls his grandma "Mommy" and his mama "Pam", he's going to jail!" - Chris Rock
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Posted: Jul 31, 2021 - 3:23am

“Fascism should rightly be called corporatism, as it is the merger of corporate and government power.”

― Benito Mussolini

“A society that separates it’s scholars from it’s warriors will have it’s thinking done by cowards and it’s fighting done by fools.”

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Posted: Jul 26, 2021 - 1:02pm

 rhahl wrote:
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I can't get over how interested people are in Zappa now. He was considered a novelty act throughout most of his career, like Spike Jones, but transgressive.

He had a loyal cult following from the 1970s into the '80s.  I had a number of friends who would go to his concerts whenever he came near by.  It seemed like he would play a medium-size venue (The Palladium or The Beacon Theater) in NYC at least once a year, but never large arenas like MSG or stadiums.  He didn't get much radio play other than a few "pre-playlist-era" stations or college stations though.  I think he was considered more musically "convoluted" or satirical than he was considered a novelty act to most critics and other musicians - "Dancin' Fool" and "Valley Girl" notwithstanding.  He likely was a fan of Spike Jones though certainly more transgressive.
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Posted: Jul 26, 2021 - 10:42am

 Proclivities wrote:
 sirdroseph wrote:
"If you want an education go to a library. If you want indoctrination go to a college." Frank Zappa.

Never saw that one before, but I have seen this one for a number of years:
If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to the library.  -  Frank Zappa

That quote seems more like something Ray Bradbury may have said, but likely did not. 
 
I heard Zappa interviewed on NPR in the early 90's, after the Soviet Union broke up. He had just come back from Russia.  People wanted to know how capitalism worked and had asked: How do you make money running hotels? There is no profit in it.  He said, You don't make money running hotels, you make money selling them.  In other words, assets inflate by design. That was news to me too at the time.
 
I can't get over how interested people are in Zappa now. He was considered a novelty act throughout most of his career, like Spike Jones, but transgressive.
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Posted: Jul 26, 2021 - 6:12am

 sirdroseph wrote:
"If you want an education go to a library. If you want indoctrination go to a college." Frank Zappa.


Never saw that one before, but I have seen this one for a number of years:
If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to the library.  -  Frank Zappa

That quote seems more like something Ray Bradbury may have said, but likely did not.

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Posted: Jul 26, 2021 - 6:03am

"If you want an education go to a library. If you want indoctrination go to a college." Frank Zappa.
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Posted: Jun 6, 2021 - 2:17pm

Big quips twist thin lips...

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Posted: May 30, 2021 - 4:51pm

If you tell a lie enough times it becomes the truth.
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Posted: May 30, 2021 - 11:01am



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Posted: Apr 14, 2021 - 7:34pm

 NoEnzLefttoSplit wrote:
I'm sorry he said that.


Drop and give someone else twenty.

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Posted: Apr 14, 2021 - 5:14am

 sirdroseph wrote:
We are getting closer and closer to the day where no one is responsible for what they did but we are all responsible for what someone else did. - Dr.Thomas Sowell.
 
I'm sorry he said that.
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Posted: Apr 14, 2021 - 3:29am

We are getting closer and closer to the day where no one is responsible for what they did but we are all responsible for what someone else did. - Dr.Thomas Sowell.
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Posted: Apr 2, 2021 - 9:04am

"If you bring forth what is within you, what you bring forth will save you. If you do not bring forth what is within you, what you do not bring forth will destroy you."
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Posted: Apr 2, 2021 - 9:04am



 Lazy8 wrote:


As for my criticism of Peterson's reliance on religion as the basis of morality...it seems posting a little blue link in the middle of a bunch of text that didn't get read carefully didn't result in anyone noticing the link either. Here's the episode I'm referring to:


As for Hitchens: I never said he wasn't sanctimonious (he scathed very well) but he brought a good bit more to the table than Peterson. I don't see anything Peterson has done for civilization that Hitchens didn't already do, and do better.

 
Again, i think you're missing the larger point of Peterson. It's not Christianity or any religion...they facilitate but are not essential to the human condition of yearning for oneness, togetherness, to serve something higher than the self/ego...the mystery. 


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