Re: Legitimate LVT criticism
- --- In LandCafe@yahoogroups.com, "David Spain" <dspain@...> wrote:
> What is "good land"? Please define.Land that affords access to advantageous economic opportunity.
> What does "sustain self" mean - growing own food, digging own opals, running a corner store?Just earning a living by accessing the available economic opportunities. In theory it could be subsistence farming, but in practice it will almost always take the form of employment for wages.
> Is it restricted to agricultural or residential land?No.
> An entrepreneurial type might avoid both and just want commercial land eg a shop?Yes, but as I've explained, it will be counted for UIE calculation purposes if he either holds it as an individual or lives there.
-- Roy Langston
- --- In LandCafe@yahoogroups.com, "roy_langston" <roy_langston@...> wrote:
>Right. Both almost surely true.
> --- In LandCafe@yahoogroups.com, "walto" <calhorn@> wrote:
> > --- In LandCafe@yahoogroups.com, "roy_langston" <roy_langston@> wrote:
> > >
> > > So you are saying that the existence of the Flat Earth Society DOES make the spheroidal shape of the earth disputable?
> > My degree of confidence is roughly the same as that in my above judgment regarding your personality. Put it this way: is it possible I'm wrong about either the shape of the earth or your arrogance? Sure, I could be wrong about pretty much every proposition that seems obvious to me--that is the nature of human fallibility. But it's really, really doubtful in both cases.
> So you claim the earth's spheroidal shape is not only disputable, but about as disputable as your opinion of my personality?
> "A sick man dreams nothing so dreadful that some philosopher isn't saying it." -- Marcus Terentius VarroAnd the truths find there way in there too!
> -- Roy Langston