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On Christmas, Liberals Are By No Means Liberal

Neal from PA Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 10:58 AM
Individuality is a necessary condition of morality. When you embrace tribalism based on race, gender, and sexual orientation as the Left does, you inevitably end up embracing a tribal mentality as well. Everyone in your tribe is on "your side” and other people are viewed as "enemies." Most people don't apply the same ethical standards to their enemies as they do to their tribe. That's why we're fine with sending Predator Drones to kill terrorists in Pakistan, but we would riot in the street if the same policy were put in place to target people accused of murder in New Jersey. The more liberals split us into groups, the more hatred and situational ethics inevitably occur as a result.
rhinegarten Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 11:04 AM
All that needs to happen is to label those who disagree with Obama and his leftist ilk to be labeled as "terrorists". That qualifies them for drone strikes no matter where they are.

Some leftists on the TH comments boards have already applied this term to the NRA. Where did they get that idea from?
Random thoughts on the passing scene:

When I was growing up, an older member of the family used to say, "What you don't know would make a big book." Now that I am an older member of the family, I would say to anyone, "What you don't know would fill more books than the Encyclopedia Britannica." At least half of our society's troubles come from know-it-alls, in a world where nobody knows even 10 percent of all.

Some people seem to think that, if life is not fair, then the answer is to turn more of the nation's resources over to politicians --...