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The Emotions of People

Bob34222 Wrote: Nov 27, 2012 11:07 AM
You may emphasize your point if you were to include the strong emotions attendant to PERSONAL CONTROL! The socialists want to control you from the bottom up, birth to death. Their approach, of course, is top-down......big government oppression of freedoms which eventually crush the individuals' sense of power over his environment.
"The emotions of people are far more similar than their intellect."- Stanley Kubrick

I had a chance to see the Stanley Kubrick and Caravaggio exhibits at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art over the weekend. Both were fabulous. While the images of Caravaggio resonate in my mind's eye, observations from the iconic director were eye-opening. Considering the notion that people's emotions are more similar than intellect would explain a lot of things, including the General Petraeus scandal, elections outcomes, and action in the stock market.

Kubrick understood that in the end, we are self-destructive to a degree. Now we have the...