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Nick484 Wrote: Feb 10, 2013 2:48 AM
I think many if not most Americans now realize the mainstream Press is a propaganda machine for those in government who mean to harm the US. It's so obvious to anyone with a brain, even those who voted for Obama must see this to be fact, at least on some level. I must assume it's too painful to admit as that would be an admission that they were wrong about him. We have to stop beating around the bush and admit that many in our governement seem to be preparing to fully enact a tyrannical plan, and require that "normal" American's be disarmed for this plan to be successful. I've noticed that the Administration has made no call or attempt to disarm the nation's gangs, or drug cartels. Quite the contrary, they seem to be arming both.
SpiritInterface Wrote: Feb 10, 2013 5:26 AM
Sadly I have to disagree with you, the majority of Americans either don't care or agree with the mainstream media.

While teaching on Aristotle in my ethics class last week, I noted that he was a “teleologist.” A teleologist is simply one who thinks that everything in the world has an essential purpose that makes it the kind of thing that it is. This is what most people held up until the advent of modern science.

An astute student then attempted to tie Aristotle’s analysis into the current debate over the Second Amendment. He observed that those who favor ever more oppressive restrictions on the Second Amendment—the proponents of “gun control”—sound very much like teleologists when it comes to guns. Guns...