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by commonsense
Sat Feb 24, 2024 2:24 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Civility
Replies: 21
Views: 362

Re: Civility

I thought this thread was about civility.
by commonsense
Sat Feb 24, 2024 1:36 am
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Civility
Replies: 21
Views: 362

Re: Civility

iambiguous wrote: Fri Feb 23, 2024 9:23 pm Let's take civility here.
I take it that you are saying that the topic being discussed, as well as the temperament of the forum member, dictates whether there will be civility or not. That sounds about right.
by commonsense
Sat Feb 24, 2024 1:29 am
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Civility
Replies: 21
Views: 362

Re: Civility

iambiguous wrote: Fri Feb 23, 2024 9:23 pm
Civility and Campaign 2024 here in America? Civility and abortion? Civility and Gaza? Civility and Ukraine?
Not in this forum, but just tune in to mainstream news media and you’ll witness civil pundits and reporters presenting their views.
by commonsense
Sat Feb 24, 2024 1:20 am
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Civility
Replies: 21
Views: 362

Re: Civility

It's often noted by those who deal with them how 'civil' serial killers are. Politicians are generally 'civil', especially when they are ordering the mass murder of thousands, and even milions, of people. Hitler and Stalin were apparently 'civil' and even charming when it suited them. Makes sense o...
by commonsense
Fri Feb 23, 2024 8:31 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Civility
Replies: 21
Views: 362

Re: Civility

It's often noted by those who deal with them how 'civil' serial killers are. Politicians are generally 'civil', especially when they are ordering the mass murder of thousands, and even milions, of people. Hitler and Stalin were apparently 'civil' and even charming when it suited them. Makes sense o...
by commonsense
Fri Feb 23, 2024 6:28 pm
Forum: Epistemology - Theory of Knowledge
Topic: The Sun Also Sets
Replies: 176
Views: 1129215

Re: The Sun Also Sets

I missed your post earlier. It is well said, and I commend you for that. I was just thinking that truth is justification.
by commonsense
Fri Feb 23, 2024 6:18 pm
Forum: Applied Ethics
Topic: Civility
Replies: 21
Views: 362

Re: Civility

1 Does advocating for civility consist of being civil? 2 Do you think that civility is appropriate in every situation? 3 Is the purpose of being civil in uncivil situations to determine if your civility is unaffected by conditions? 4 If not, what condition do you think would challenge your civility...
by commonsense
Fri Feb 23, 2024 2:59 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: In The News
Replies: 526
Views: 49352

Re: In The News

promethean75 wrote: Fri Feb 23, 2024 12:27 am They're staging another moon landing at Area 51 at this very moment, u guys. Turn on the TV.
No, it’s going to be in the Bahamas
by commonsense
Wed Feb 21, 2024 8:27 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: The Democrat Party Hates America
Replies: 723
Views: 27704

Re: The Democrat Party Hates America

Walker wrote: Wed Feb 21, 2024 7:11 pm Right, and I told you why, because you were lacking that understanding, and yet you cling to the lack, which in itself shows a lack of common sense, not to mention a curious lack of curiosity, Alice.
Your explanation was bogus and not unexpected from you.
by commonsense
Wed Feb 21, 2024 8:24 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Trump
Replies: 273
Views: 8584

Re: Trump

And another thing. That black drag queen is wearing white-face. Oh my god. That’s not black face. Black face is black with white around the mouth. The fingers are a white person’s. The sleeve on the right arm is black mesh. Twist that if you want. A wee bit thick are ye? At least I am not as wrong ...
by commonsense
Wed Feb 21, 2024 6:55 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Trump
Replies: 273
Views: 8584

Re: Trump & his blind followers

Rationality has no effect on brainwashed members of a cult.
by commonsense
Wed Feb 21, 2024 5:51 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: The Democrat Party Hates America
Replies: 723
Views: 27704

Re: The Democrat Party Hates America

Nonetheless that pile of crap you are referencing is a compromise acceptable to both sides of the aisle. This includes Republicans who scuttled the bill by voting against it. The Turtle probably wrote the pile of crap. "The leaders of today's authoritarian systems devote full-time attention to...
by commonsense
Wed Feb 21, 2024 3:16 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Trump
Replies: 273
Views: 8584

Re: Trump

vegetariantaxidermy wrote: Wed Feb 21, 2024 1:54 pm And another thing. That black drag queen is wearing white-face. Oh my god.
That’s not black face. Black face is black with white around the mouth. The fingers are a white person’s. The sleeve on the right arm is black mesh. Twist that if you want.
by commonsense
Tue Feb 20, 2024 4:40 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: The Democrat Party Hates America
Replies: 723
Views: 27704

Re: The Democrat Party Hates America

Walker wrote: Tue Feb 20, 2024 2:36 pm Image
“without rancor”?

without “emotionalism”?
by commonsense
Tue Feb 20, 2024 4:34 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Trump
Replies: 273
Views: 8584

Re: Trump

"Saints, presidents, and ex-presidents are different than everyone else, and different rules apply to them." So you're sayin a president can't be charged and prosecuted for sexual harassment, inciting a jan 6 coup attempt (seditious activity), tax avoidance and overestimating the value of...