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by henry quirk
Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: Political Philosophy
Topic: Equality
Replies: 6
Views: 60

Re: Equality

Equality of opportunities. Agreed. NOT "equality of outcome." neither there can be no guarantee of outcome or opportunity for some without regulatin' the outcomes or opportunities of all no, equality is only meaningful as created equal that is: Joe, the crippled idiot is no less a person than Stan,...
by henry quirk
Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:57 pm
Forum: Coronavirus Discussions
Topic: How to deal with a friend who thinks COVID 19 is a hoax
Replies: 180
Views: 1473

Re: Re:

I think HQ is simply fiercely individualistic. As such, his beliefs may have nothing to do with senility.

simply: I don't like bein' leashed
by henry quirk
Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:54 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Grandaddy's Gun
Replies: 97
Views: 917

Re: Grandaddy's Gun

Well, the very first release was the one with the narrative voice-over track. Do you mean that one? after my last post: I went did a little research...turns out the voiceover version is the studio cut ...studio execs didn't think the audience would understand the flick, so -- against the director's...
by henry quirk
Fri Aug 07, 2020 5:22 pm
Forum: Coronavirus Discussions
Topic: How to deal with a friend who thinks COVID 19 is a hoax
Replies: 180
Views: 1473

Re: Re:

No matter what you offer as evidence that COVID is a serious threat, an illogical negation is offered in response. and: no matter what you offer as evidence that beer virus is not the Coronaopcalypse, the only response is derision Dumb fucks get derision thrown at them. let me see...do I have room ...
by henry quirk
Fri Aug 07, 2020 5:19 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Grandaddy's Gun
Replies: 97
Views: 917

Re: Grandaddy's Gun

We're not computers, Sebastian, we're physical. -Roy Batty Still one of the greatest movies ever made . "I've seen attack ships on fire, off the shoulder of Orion. I've seen C-beams glitter near the Tannhauser Gate...Now, all those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain..." yep, but not t...
by henry quirk
Fri Aug 07, 2020 5:15 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Grandaddy's Gun
Replies: 97
Views: 917

Re: Ace

no matter how much you want to deny this fact. I do deny it, cuz it ain't a fact we do have very different views of what 'freedom' actually means. yep there is a LOT MORE that needs to be explained, and understood fully, first, before this can be fully understood. then: make with explanin' Did 'you...
by henry quirk
Fri Aug 07, 2020 2:17 am
Forum: Coronavirus Discussions
Topic: 2020: not safe for anyone
Replies: 840
Views: 10912

the high-larious St. George

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=iwvulghyqAk#

the man, the legend, the lie
by henry quirk
Fri Aug 07, 2020 2:02 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Grandaddy's Gun
Replies: 97
Views: 917

Re: Grandaddy's Gun

If nature intended you to be a Sisyphean slave it doesnt sound like freedom to me But what if by accepting such limitations the slave then becomes free within his own mind ? Not wanting any more than what you already have is as close to absolute freedom as it gets yeah, right: I'm locked down, lock...
by henry quirk
Fri Aug 07, 2020 1:59 am
Forum: Coronavirus Discussions
Topic: Trump - a puzzling enigma
Replies: 95
Views: 701

you have an unrepentant ORANGE MAN voter right in front of you...

...and not a one asks him a single question

lots of conjecture & assumption, but no questions
by henry quirk
Fri Aug 07, 2020 1:55 am
Forum: Coronavirus Discussions
Topic: How to deal with a friend who thinks COVID 19 is a hoax
Replies: 180
Views: 1473

No matter what you offer as evidence that COVID is a serious threat, an illogical negation is offered in response.

and: no matter what you offer as evidence that beer virus is not the Coronaopcalypse, the only response is derision
by henry quirk
Fri Aug 07, 2020 1:50 am
Forum: Coronavirus Discussions
Topic: 2020: not safe for anyone
Replies: 840
Views: 10912

high-larity!

by henry quirk
Thu Aug 06, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: Coronavirus Discussions
Topic: 2020: not safe for anyone
Replies: 840
Views: 10912

high-larity, from Doug Casey

Let’s discuss words. Many of the words you hear, especially on television and other media, are confused, conflated, or completely misused. Many recent changes in the way words are used are corrupting the language. The corruption of language is adding to the corruption of civilization itself. Words a...
by henry quirk
Thu Aug 06, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: Ethical Theory
Topic: What could make morality objective?
Replies: 4019
Views: 158237

A objective fact has to be obvious to all who hear it.

A man belongs to himself.


If there were a single irrefutable objective moral rule then it ought to submit to be stated.

It's wrong to leash (enslave) a man.
by henry quirk
Thu Aug 06, 2020 1:57 am
Forum: Philosophy of Religion
Topic: How Jesus could be left alone?
Replies: 54
Views: 501

Re: atto

attofishpi wrote:
Thu Aug 06, 2020 1:55 am
henry quirk wrote:
Tue Aug 04, 2020 2:47 pm
I am suggesting that Christ stated that, WITHOUT actually believing he had been forsaken.

so: he was lyin'
Yep. ( but not literally - he was dangling)
now, that there is funny... 🌟
by henry quirk
Thu Aug 06, 2020 1:56 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Grandaddy's Gun
Replies: 97
Views: 917

Re: Grandaddy's Gun

Naaw...that's so sad. :cry:

:thumbsdown: