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19 Jun 2018, 4:01 am

if, by some major miracle, we emerge from the cult of The Dotard with our representative democracy back from the doorstep of fascism, in the same mediocre state it was in before, we need to remember for all time, just who voted for that man and his neofascistic party, who voted with malice aforethought to assault the rest of us in this way, and avoid them like the plague.



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19 Jun 2018, 4:03 pm

Parents of underage children (specifically of children 10 and under) have become more lenient. :x


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19 Jun 2018, 4:39 pm

adults who won't get out of the way should be treated just as similarly misbehaving children would be treated.



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19 Jun 2018, 5:01 pm

Trying to stop a issue isn't going to fix the issue and make it stop. Solving whatever is causing it will make it stop.


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19 Jun 2018, 5:05 pm

Hostile architecture isn't going to keep people from being homeless and it also affects the ones who are not homeless.


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19 Jun 2018, 5:14 pm

the people in Seattle who want to pack their homeless onto buses and ship them all down to Tacoma, are being shortsighted and juvenile.



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19 Jun 2018, 9:15 pm

The current mayor of Portland is doing a relatively better job of controlling the homeless population unlike the mayor before him who didn't care about the homeless population at all.


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19 Jun 2018, 9:26 pm

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I don't believe in free will and therefore think the notion of people choosing to be things such as "hard worker" or "lazy" is false. Since I think people are just what they are programmed to be and environmentally activated to demonstrate certain programming at any given time.

So if free will is eventually proven to not exist, the best course of action is to probably reform things to fit that notion. For instance; punishment, and prisons. And then therapy to help cut out/replace certain genes would probably be a good step.

I have no choice but to agree.
Granted, maintaining this perception seems like a recipe for indifference or detachment in general.



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20 Jun 2018, 9:42 am

Leopard slugs are so cute.



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20 Jun 2018, 4:22 pm

expelling bad air is essential to happiness.



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20 Jun 2018, 8:54 pm

League_Girl wrote:
Hostile architecture isn't going to keep people from being homeless and it also affects the ones who are not homeless.

Hostile architecture pisses me off. Hell, anti-homeless benches piss me off too.


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21 Jun 2018, 1:31 am

mr_bigmouth_502 wrote:
League_Girl wrote:
Hostile architecture isn't going to keep people from being homeless and it also affects the ones who are not homeless.

Hostile architecture pisses me off. Hell, anti-homeless benches piss me off too.


And the benches are also hostile towards people who are very fat.


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21 Jun 2018, 1:34 am

either admit all people, or reject all people.