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Liberals Pine for China's Top-Down Society

annfan_777 Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 5:56 AM
I think what liberals admire about China is how efficiently and ruthlessly they kill people, particularly their unborn.
gungy Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 12:29 PM
Joe Biden said that's what he admired about them.
FletchforFreedom Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 10:12 AM
Yes, liberals are. Still misusing terms like individualist (which the Founders and conservatives are)? Or communitarian? Maybe you're still pretending that gun control saves childrens lives rather than gun rights? Or calling Hamilton the "father" of American conservatism (there isn't one)? Or perhaps you're still confused about the fact that the phrase "all men are created equal" is a classical liberal/modern conservative concept that emphasizes inherent equality not equality of outcome?

Still a rebel without a clue?
Bengal Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 10:29 AM
Since when is the truth offensive? (That is, to anyone but a libtard)
FletchforFreedom Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 11:33 AM
Hey, aggie, for someone who claims to agitate to stir debate, you sure vanish quickly when given a substantive challenge.

Ready to admit you're merely a mindless troll?

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