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20 Obvious Truths That Will Shock Liberals

mrz80 Wrote: Jun 22, 2012 5:10 PM
"Left" and "right" as commonly used present a false dichotoomy. On the extreme "right" you position the Fascists, who held to the notion of an all powerful government which directed the economy but left ownership of capital in the hands of the elite few who supported the regime. On the "left" you position the Communits, who also held to the notion of an all powerful government that directed the economy, but in this case also owned all the capital (at least until the Socialist oligarchy magically dissolved away into Marx's chimeral True Communist future, a utopian illusion designed to lull people into accepting their slavery as a "necessary temporary condition"). [GARF GARF STUPID POSTING LENGHT LIMIT!]
mrz80 Wrote: Jun 22, 2012 5:12 PM
So your entire left-to-right spectrum winds up with big governments controlling economies as the default underlying human condition, with just the degree of State ownership vs. Big Fat Cat private ownership (Krupps/Porshce/Henschel, anyone?) being the only variable? Completely unrealistic and utterly distortive of the true nature of the multiple dimensions of differences in political, economic, social, moral, etc., philosophies and practices that actually obtain.

1) The Founding Fathers were generally religious, gun-toting small government fanatics who were so far to the Right that they'd make Ann Coulter look like Jimmy Carter.

2) The greatest evil this country has ever committed isn't slavery; it's killing more than 50 million innocent children via abortion.

3) Conservatives are much more compassionate than liberals and all you have to do to prove it is look at all the studies showing that conservatives give more of their money to charity than liberals do.

4) When the Founding Fathers were actually around, there were official state religions and the...