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An Excellent Metaphor for Government

Posted 02-03-2012 at 06:07 PM by Anenome

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How about, before talking about any more taxes, the government has to get rid of waste, excess workers, redundancy, and abuse, and make do with what they've got, just like the rest of us.
What we need is a government that stops treating us like chickens in the roost, to be plucked and plundered, and more like chicks in the nest, taught to fly and then set free.

I adapted this metaphor from something I read in CS Lewis's "The Abolition of Man" where he used something...
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Do You Remember: Hybrid Heaven

Posted 01-27-2012 at 08:06 PM by Anenome



I'm, kicking off a new theme called "Do you Remember" where I, and anyone who wants to join in, will do a quick review piece on an ancient title, acting as the ghost of video-gaming past:


Yes, that's the ghost of videogaming past ^_^

Today I'd like to talk about an awesome game from way back when, good ol' 1999 B.F., that's 'Before Facebook'....
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Why Things Don't Change

Posted 01-26-2012 at 03:40 PM by Anenome

Xbox 720 Blocking Used Game Sales?
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But devs and publishers think it would benefit them. So if all the devs flock to that system, you don't think gamers would follow? They'd follow.

One day a man visited his friend in the country, and they sat outside on the porch as the sun dipped low, sipping sweet tea, and the man had an old hound dog who laid out there with them. And as the two chatted, every so often the hound dog would pick his head up, cry out whimpering pain, then put his
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Star Trek is a Depiction of Socialism :\

Posted 01-20-2012 at 08:03 PM by Anenome

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Think that sums up the ME tech nicely. Everything is done by the same "mystery" technology used in different ways. I mean it's cool and all, and I enjoy it, but it's a single excuse to explain everything they can't explain. It's basically magic.
You're just focusing on one aspect. Both properties use fictional science, sure, and Mass Effect uses it better, but Star Trek assumes some social and economic changes that are both ridiculous...
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The Proper Response to Any Johan Post

Posted 12-27-2011 at 02:50 AM by Anenome

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