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Re: Global matters..

Postby derleydoo » Fri Jul 08, 2022 12:45 am

Mr Reasonable wrote:Did Boris Johnson just resign?



A brief update.

https://youtu.be/lKrLBPmRsrM =D>
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Re: Global matters..

Postby Peter Kropotkin » Fri Jul 08, 2022 1:43 am

derleydoo wrote:
Mr Reasonable wrote:Did Boris Johnson just resign?



A brief update.

https://youtu.be/lKrLBPmRsrM =D>


K: I am having a party at my house right now celebrating Boris's resignation...

I am hoping not to have a big hangover tomorrow...

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Re: Global matters..

Postby derleydoo » Fri Jul 08, 2022 1:30 pm

Peter Kropotkin wrote:
derleydoo wrote:
Mr Reasonable wrote:Did Boris Johnson just resign?



A brief update.

https://youtu.be/lKrLBPmRsrM =D>


K: I am having a party at my house right now celebrating Boris's resignation...

I am hoping not to have a big hangover tomorrow...

Kropotkin


Act in haste . . . :)

Events may have changed in the last few minutes, but, as far as I am aware, Mister Johnson is still residing at No. 10. He has stated that it is his intention to remain as leader until another is selected.

Keep in mind, in our democratic society, members of the Conservative Party (2019, 180,000 members) get to decide who will replace Mister Johnson. A good many of those party members still hold him in high esteem. As MagsJ acknowledged, Mister Johnson's immoral conduct has had little effect on Party cohesion. Such being the case, Johnson could well remain in office for a while yet! I don't doubt he is already working on a strategy to remain in charge!

Perhaps worth mentioning! Many of the prospective candidates for leadership have already blotted their copybooks. In recent interviews, many have displayed a level of sycophancy, along with a lack of integrity, that has rarely - if ever - been seen in British politics. Such matters may mean little to the Party. However, when it comes to the voting public . . .

We shall see - interesting times!
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Re: Global matters..

Postby MagsJ » Sat Jul 09, 2022 12:21 am

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Mr Reasonable wrote:i think the elon musk fixation among a lot of people is really weird.

Considering how rich/affluent/influential he is, I would say not!

Beg to differ?

Surely that is exactly what makes it weird.

He is a low achieving rich person. Why would any one think him so significant?

If not him, then who? I can see the appeal in his popularity.. such people are intriguing, in-fact.. anyone outside the status quo of humanity, is found intriguing to most.
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Re: Global matters..

Postby MagsJ » Mon Jul 11, 2022 5:05 pm

felix dakat wrote:
MagsJ wrote:_
Douglas Murray on western culture & Elon Musk buys Twitter – The Week in 60 Minutes | SpectatorTV



On this week's episode, Kate Andrews is joined by Douglas Murray, Charles C. W. Cooke, and Fraser Nelson. We discuss Elon Musk's purchase of Twitter, Ron DeSantis's battle with Disney, and why one MP is watching porn in the House of Commons.

// THIS EPISODE
00:00 – Welcome from Kate Andrews
02:02 – Who watches porn in the Commons? With James Forsyth and Katy Balls
10:57 – Why does the West attack itself? With Douglas Murray and Fraser Nelson
22:11 – Could Elon Musk save Twitter? With Fraser Nelson and Suzanne Nossel
37:29 – Ron DeSantis vs Disney, with Freddy Gray and Charles C. W. Cooke
58:10 – How I cured my fear of spiders, with Dave Clarke

Thanks for sharing the video. I watched the "Ron DeSantis vs Disney, with Freddy Gray and Charles C. W. Cooke" segment. DeSantis is a clever politician who figures out ways to motivate his Right-Wing political base and inflame the Woke Left against him. It's the strategy of divide and conquer that Trump employed. It succeeds by divided the people against themselves. He actually evoked liberal sympathy for a giant corporation--Disney. Not an easy thing to accomplish! He's gotten their attention too. And the Right sees him as a hero for it.

I have never been a fan of (and most now, too) the Left/Right societal tug-of-war, waged against the voting masses.. but that doesn’t mean I am nor make me a liberal.

Small communities that police themselves -like it was, in the old days- should be brought back to the fore, by relinquishing certain powers from Central Government.

The exclusive two party system is destroying civil America. Society detroys itself from within. The Republican have been in control of Florida since the 90s. They have undermined the public school system and made the criminal justice system a "for profit" business. The corruption and cronyism is deeply entrenched. What's to like?

Such cash cows -being utilised by all sides of the political spectrum- should be dismantled.. though I guess privatisation might have something to do with that?

In the DeSantis segment the commentators sympathesy leaned middle to right. Is that they way it usually goes on Spectator TV? Even at that it disn't seem as ploarized as a lot of American media these days.

I think it depends on the commentator/s, in where their political bias lays.. or doesn’t, in some cases.

A good channel to follow, imo.
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I haven't got the time to spend the time reading something that is telling me nothing, as I will never be able to get back that time, and I may need it for something important at some point in time.. Huh!? ~MagsJ

You’re suggestions and I just simply don’t mix.. like oil on water, or a very bad DJ ~MagsJ

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aes Sanātana Dharma Pali: the eternal way ~it should not be rigid, but inclusive of the best of all knowledge for the sake of Ṛta.. which is endless.
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Re: Global matters..

Postby MagsJ » Mon Jul 11, 2022 5:21 pm

Sculptor wrote:
MagsJ wrote:An interesting revelation.

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Because that is exactly what they have been led to believe by their rulers.

..and you know this how?

I personally think, that as useful to a society as democracy can be, it is more often-than-not abused and exploited.. like other past political models, have been.

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MagsJ wrote:I think it’s Boris lieing again that his MPs, Party members, and the public at large, aren’t happy with..

Yeah but, like, lying about what? Some parties? A minister that padded the balls of one of his underlyings?

Kind of seems like a manufactured outrage, unrelated to what he has done or was planning as a prime minister, that you could spring on anyone. I guarantee you each member of that parliament is guilty of a dozen things of similar magnitude.

Do you see my point? He's not lying about tax revenue or an invasion threat from an enemy or some massive failure in his policies.

I totally agree with that.. his Ministerial peers have been plotting and vying on how to get his position from day one, and they saw a way in/how to, first through -a failed- party-gate and then through -a successful- grope-gate.

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MagsJ wrote:An interesting revelation.
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If this is a revelation to you, Mags, then we need to sit down and have a serious discussion.

..it’s not every day we see a stat, on what Arabs think..
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I haven't got the time to spend the time reading something that is telling me nothing, as I will never be able to get back that time, and I may need it for something important at some point in time.. Huh!? ~MagsJ

You’re suggestions and I just simply don’t mix.. like oil on water, or a very bad DJ ~MagsJ

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aes Sanātana Dharma Pali: the eternal way ~it should not be rigid, but inclusive of the best of all knowledge for the sake of Ṛta.. which is endless.
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Re: Global matters..

Postby origami » Mon Jul 11, 2022 6:06 pm

I remember maybe two years ago there was a stat about specifically Muslims living in Europe and the UK. An overwhelming majority believed that Europe would benefit by just transitioning to an Islamic theocracy with sharia law.

People misunderstand what the Arab world and Islam is, but I think we can all agree that such a thing cannot be allowed.
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Re: Global matters..

Postby origami » Mon Jul 11, 2022 6:10 pm

My money, though, is on Arabs considerably liberalizing in the coming decades. Trump left the Middle East in such a state as that there is finally peace and most people are doing business, including Israelis with Arabs. With time, this will mean an economic boom, and people enjoying the finer things of life.
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Re: Global matters..

Postby origami » Mon Jul 11, 2022 6:14 pm

The only thing that helps an economy be strong is free markets and deregulation. The less obstacles are put in the way of people making money, the easier it will be for people to make money, which is what an economy is.
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Re: Global matters..

Postby Ecmandu » Mon Jul 11, 2022 7:08 pm

origami wrote:The only thing that helps an economy be strong is free markets and deregulation. The less obstacles are put in the way of people making money, the easier it will be for people to make money, which is what an economy is.


We could chop down every tree in the world and have our first multi trillionaire.

Economy, right?
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Re: Global matters..

Postby origami » Tue Jul 12, 2022 4:30 am

It would be pointless to discuss this with you because it is not a thought that was formed with reasoning and coherently with other thoughts.

It is just a thought that popped randomly into your resentment-riddled brain for reasons you do not understand nor particularly care bout, and it will not particularly bother you that it openly contradicts other things you have expressed.
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Re: Global matters..

Postby Sculptor » Tue Jul 12, 2022 10:35 am

Ecmandu wrote:
origami wrote:The only thing that helps an economy be strong is free markets and deregulation. The less obstacles are put in the way of people making money, the easier it will be for people to make money, which is what an economy is.


We could chop down every tree in the world and have our first multi trillionaire.

Economy, right?


I think you are banging your head against a tree (if you can still find one) in your efforts to make any sense with origami, who seems to have folded himself into a worthless piece of scrap paper.
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Re: Global matters..

Postby derleydoo » Tue Jul 12, 2022 12:20 pm

Sculptor wrote:
Ecmandu wrote:
origami wrote:The only thing that helps an economy be strong is free markets and deregulation. The less obstacles are put in the way of people making money, the easier it will be for people to make money, which is what an economy is.


We could chop down every tree in the world and have our first multi trillionaire.

Economy, right?


I think you are banging your head against a tree (if you can still find one) in your efforts to make any sense with origami, who seems to have folded himself into a worthless piece of scrap paper.


:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: (Maniacal laughter)

Origami, quite reasonably, places great emphasis on 'Economy'. He has no qualms about dismissing the fact that Mister Johnson is a serial liar, completely lacking in integrity. In Origami's world, that is no reason to get shot of a leader.

However, as leader, Johnson is responsible for the economy.

8 June 2022
UK set to grow slower than every G20 economy except Russia.
The OECD has forecast that Britain will record 0 per cent economic growth next year.

By Michael Goodier

Perhaps Origami has a point - we should overlook Johnson's lies and lack of integrity. The catastrophic state of the economy was reason enough for his dismissal.
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Re: Global matters..

Postby Ecmandu » Tue Jul 12, 2022 3:32 pm

origami wrote:It would be pointless to discuss this with you because it is not a thought that was formed with reasoning and coherently with other thoughts.

It is just a thought that popped randomly into your resentment-riddled brain for reasons you do not understand nor particularly care bout, and it will not particularly bother you that it openly contradicts other things you have expressed.


I happen to be a big fan of regulation.

By the way... it’s impossible to grow profit in money unless nature diminishes.
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Re: Global matters..

Postby MagsJ » Tue Jul 12, 2022 4:29 pm

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Dollar / Euro parity, reached.

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I haven't got the time to spend the time reading something that is telling me nothing, as I will never be able to get back that time, and I may need it for something important at some point in time.. Huh!? ~MagsJ

You’re suggestions and I just simply don’t mix.. like oil on water, or a very bad DJ ~MagsJ

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aes Sanātana Dharma Pali: the eternal way ~it should not be rigid, but inclusive of the best of all knowledge for the sake of Ṛta.. which is endless.
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Re: Global matters..

Postby origami » Tue Jul 12, 2022 9:07 pm

Ecmandu wrote:
origami wrote:It would be pointless to discuss this with you because it is not a thought that was formed with reasoning and coherently with other thoughts.

It is just a thought that popped randomly into your resentment-riddled brain for reasons you do not understand nor particularly care bout, and it will not particularly bother you that it openly contradicts other things you have expressed.


I happen to be a big fan of regulation.


That is my point.
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Re: Global matters..

Postby origami » Tue Jul 12, 2022 9:13 pm

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Dollar / Euro parity, reached.

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Lol Mags, this alone justifies the fight of you and people like you to abandon that insane asylum.

They still somehow managed to drag you into some insane war. But, in the coming years where the insanity of these communists extracts its price on the planet's economy, you will always be able to say "it could have been worse."

I agree that it is very possible that Johnson somehow survives this. Simply because there is no other major British conservative figure that seems willing to take British independence seriously, and your voting party members must be aware of that.

I would like Rees-Mogg myself, but I doubt it's a serious possibility. Plus, one of his main virtues is loyalty, and he will not advance his position at the expense of Johnson.
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Re: Global matters..

Postby origami » Tue Jul 12, 2022 9:25 pm

Rees-Mogg:

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Re: Global matters..

Postby Ecmandu » Wed Jul 13, 2022 3:21 pm

Origami.

The only way a profit can be made by anyone is if you destroy the environment.

The more destruction, the more profit.

Britain doesn’t have natural resources. London is the banking center of the world.

America is almost out of resources, they are the military and idea center of the world.

It’s a lot more complicated than those short sentences...

You have difficulty of responding to very short sentences that are true and on topic that refute your ideology.

To be perfectly honest...

I don’t give a shit. A world of almost 8 billion retards.

I do my thing, you do yours.

I have to patch the analog for all existence - you just have to destroy the world.
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Re: Global matters..

Postby MagsJ » Wed Jul 13, 2022 6:51 pm

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Hunt and Zahawi are out of the running.. if Sunak makes it to the end two, the members will be very interested in his 'tax' and 'cost of living' plans.. amongst others.

Mogg has never declared interest in standing for Leadership.

Good thing the UK never adopted the Euro, even when under duress to do so.

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I haven't got the time to spend the time reading something that is telling me nothing, as I will never be able to get back that time, and I may need it for something important at some point in time.. Huh!? ~MagsJ

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aes Sanātana Dharma Pali: the eternal way ~it should not be rigid, but inclusive of the best of all knowledge for the sake of Ṛta.. which is endless.
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Re: Global matters..

Postby origami » Wed Jul 13, 2022 9:18 pm

huh. Kemi Badenoch. Never heard of her. Extremely promising.

A couple of brave souls like Rees-Mogg backing her, who knows?

From The Communist Ti-, I mean, The Guardian:

Her official campaign speech on Tuesday stressed her desire for "free markets [and] limited government", promising that an administration led by her would "discard the priorities of Twitter."


For fuck's sake The Guardian, the comma goes before the quotation marks.

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Re: Global matters..

Postby origami » Wed Jul 13, 2022 9:40 pm

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Re: Global matters..

Postby origami » Wed Jul 13, 2022 9:41 pm

Lol she says it all in the first five minutes.

Why is the world going broke? Because of your lunatic communist projects. I mean she doesn't use those words. Just watch it.

Man... this has to happen some day.
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Re: Global matters..

Postby origami » Wed Jul 13, 2022 9:42 pm

Holy shit.
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Re: Global matters..

Postby origami » Wed Jul 13, 2022 9:44 pm

Goddamnit, there is no filler in this speech.

OK I'm shutting up now, you all can watch it. But like.
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