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WuLong replied to the Political Asylum board. 39 minutes ago

Re: Breaking the Law for Better Lives

first, do no wrong
Sigh.

That should be first, do no harm. Sorry.

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WuLong replied to the Political Asylum board. 53 minutes ago

Re: Breaking the Law for Better Lives

I think the problem here is that liberal/conservative in the U.S. ends up being a Democrat/Republican choice and in that context there really isn't much common ground anymore about what "customer-centric" even means.
This is a [more]

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WuLong replied to the Political Asylum board. 2:54 PM

Re: Breaking the Law for Better Lives

According to Strauss & Howe, today's Millennials do not represent the same generational nitch as do the Boomers of 50 years ago.
And? I posted the link for consideration, not because I view it as evidence.

Clearly I've [more]

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WuLong replied to the Political Asylum board. 2:37 PM

Re: Breaking the Law for Better Lives

alstroemeria :
Srsly?!
It is not my fault that you don't understand what conservatism is, or that you confuse it with dogmatic monopolism, or that you don't understand that organizations promoting conservatism are themselves subject to [more]

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WuLong replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:34 PM

Re: Breaking the Law for Better Lives

I don't think viewing the issue along a conservative/liberal continuum gives an accurate picture.
I didn't. Please re-read.
I said that conservatism will do a better job, not a perfect job.

Ultimately, entropy can only [more]

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WuLong replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:52 AM

Re: Breaking the Law for Better Lives

Perhaps there's a lesson here for liberals and conservatives alike.
The lesson is Pournelle's Iron Law.
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WuLong posted to the Political Asylum board. 10:47 AM

Breaking the Law for Better Lives

In 1991, Thomas became the medical director of a nursing home in upstate New York. He found the place, as the Post put it, “depressing, a repository for old people whose minds and bodies seemed dull and dispirited.”

So, what did Thomas
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Fri Feb 5

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WuLong replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:16 AM

Re: Jimmy Carter's Legacy

On balance I would say more good than bad, but not great, either.
Carter was a terrible president*. We are still recovering from his strategic errors.

Anyone who want a president who says I am a Christian first, I am an [more]

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WuLong replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:07 AM

Re: How Much Is Enough?

No bet.

Thu Feb 4

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WuLong posted to the Political Asylum board. 8:21 PM

How Much Is Enough?

Obama to Propose a $10-a-Barrel Fee on Oil
President Obama’s budget request to Congress will include a new fee on oil companies, requiring them to pay $10 to the federal government for every barrel of oil they produce, the White House
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WuLong replied to the Military Fools board. 5:29 PM

Re: Air Force shelves plans to retire A-10

In the Department of Defense's budget request for 2017, the Air Force has conceded what to many has been obvious—that the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter will not be ready to take the place of the A-10 Thunderbolt II (also known as the [more]

Wed Feb 3

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WuLong replied to the Political Asylum board. 8:26 PM

Re: Obama's Presidency = DOW up 8,000 points

Goofy:

Just wanted to point out that I posted something complimentary about a Democrat.
http://boards.fool.com/jimmy-carters-legacy-32101328.aspx
Let me know [more]

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WuLong posted to the Political Asylum board. 8:20 PM

Jimmy Carter's Legacy

IT LOOKS like something out of a Gothic movie: a metre-long monster that emerges slowly through blistered human skin, its victim writhing in agony. No one is spared. It can creep out from between the toes of a child or from the belly of a pregnant [more]

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WuLong replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 2:32 PM

Re: Closing in on buyback

...and now the market is back up.
Maybe the world won't end after all.

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WuLong posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 10:40 AM

Closing in on buyback

Hit A-$187k B-$123.37 this morning.
About 1.5% remaining.

Tue Feb 2

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WuLong replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 7:24 PM

Re: drwhisckey

I'm putting this thread on ignore.
Seriously, is it really necessary to have named attacks?

Mon Feb 1

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WuLong posted to the I See DEAD PEOPLE board. 1:01 PM

Marvin Minsky, 88

Marvin Minsky, who combined a scientist’s thirst for knowledge with a philosopher’s quest for truth as a pioneering explorer of artificial intelligence, work that helped inspire the creation of the personal computer and the Internet, died on [more]

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WuLong replied to the Climate Change board. 12:41 PM

Re: The CC refugee crisis is only just beginning

A recent study suggests climate change will put 100 million people or more into abject poverty, mostly in Africa, by 2030.
And yet....

How did the global poverty rate halve in 20 years?
The threshold for dire
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Sun Jan 31

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WuLong replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:51 AM

Re: The Problem With Sanders

Why would anyone want to create dependency?

Taking a stand against patriarchy is much easier if you're well-educated, have a stable income...
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WuLong posted to the Political Asylum board. 9:31 AM

The Problem With Sanders

Why should you do more work for the same reward, while your less capable coworker coasts along with lower expectations and work?”
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