Re: Legitimate LVT criticism
- Love Huxley. Good liberal.
--- In LandCafe@yahoogroups.com, Scott Bergeson <scottb@...> wrote:
> Quoting Harry Pollard on Wed, 27 Feb 2013 15:54:19 -0800:
> All that is needed is a name and address of the
> owner so his rent payment can be collected. Family
> details and anything else are unnecessary.
> Exactly. Abolish the Census. It's only
> needed to facilitate military adventurism.
> "The most shocking fact about war is that its victims
> and its instruments are individual human beings, and the
> monstrous conventions of politics condemn these individual
> beings to murder or be murdered in quarrels not their own."
> - Aldous Huxley
- --- 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