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A Victory for Creatures of the State

Petya Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 11:36 AM
hahahahahahaha! How would a german tank, with 45mm gun, take out russian tank with the thick slope armour? In your wildest dreams! It was german tank crews, starting with 1943 and on that got no training. All russian commander tanks had radios. True, not all tanks had radios. That was remedied. It's much easier to install a radio into a good tank, with big gun, thick slope armour, wide tracks, and powerful diesel (T34, KV1, IS, etc.), then it is to improve a crappy german tank that has radio. It still had insufficient gun, armour, crappy tracks, and undepowered flammable gasoline engine. German Panther was only introduced in mid 1943 - they tried to copy T-34, but couldn't. So they built tank with similar gun, armour, and engine

The Progressives won on Tuesday.

I don't mean the people who voted Democrat who call themselves "progressive." Though they won, too.

I mean the Progressives who've been waging a century-long effort to transform our American-style government into a European-style state.

The words "government" and "state" are often used interchangeably, but they are really different things. According to the founders' vision, the people are sovereign and the government belongs to us. Under the European notion of the state, the people are creatures of the state, significant only as parts of the whole.

This European version of the state can be nice. One...