You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login

Reply #20: We live in a world full of .... Lazy and Emotional .... people. [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion (Through 2005) Donate to DU
TWiley Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Feb-08-05 10:41 AM
Response to Original message
20. We live in a world full of .... Lazy and Emotional .... people.
Edited on Tue Feb-08-05 10:44 AM by TWiley
So, how do you plan to cope with this fact? Suicide or murder?

Your "morals" will only result in one thing: You will constantly be offended by those whom you percieve to be beneath you.

The suffix of the word "relationship" appears to mean "the art, the skill, or the craft of. The "skill of relating" to those "beneath" you? The "art of relating" to those less intelligent? How about (gawd forbid) relating to an "ugly person", or a retarded person?

Are you up to this challenge, or do you plan to only bitch about life as it actually is? Unfortunately, I think the overall plan IS to learn how to appropriately relate to all kinds of folks, even if it means to simply ignore them.
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
  -"Lazy" or "emotion-based" posts paineinthearse  Feb-08-05 09:30 AM   #0 
  - I'm all for reasoned discourse  AverageJoe   Feb-08-05 09:35 AM   #1 
  - Everybody should be allowed to express him or heself  northamericancitizen   Feb-08-05 09:51 AM   #3 
  - I don't know that there's a formal way to enforce it...  ClassWarrior   Feb-08-05 09:37 AM   #2 
  - Oh please friend, why should we hold DINOs and corporate tools  MadHound   Feb-08-05 09:57 AM   #6 
     - Well said, thank you  nolabels   Feb-08-05 10:01 AM   #7 
     - Wrong. It was in part by following Reagan's 11th Commandment...  ClassWarrior   Feb-08-05 10:10 AM   #8 
     - And gee, maybe if some of the more moderate 'Pugs dared to  MadHound   Feb-08-05 10:23 AM   #13 
     - "This 11th commandment we are speaking of" is MY invention...  ClassWarrior   Feb-08-05 10:29 AM   #17 
     - Those close to you often hurt you the most, emotionally at least  nolabels   Feb-08-05 10:41 AM   #19 
     - Republicans rarely speak ill of their own (with exceptions*).  higher class   Feb-08-05 11:06 AM   #22 
  - HEY!! The OP has a legitimate concern. Are only TWO of us...  ClassWarrior   Feb-08-05 09:52 AM   #4 
  - 2 sounds good to me!  Auntie Bush   Feb-08-05 10:15 AM   #10 
  - your point has merit,  Batgirl   Feb-08-05 09:57 AM   #5 
  - ?  Auntie Bush   Feb-08-05 10:14 AM   #9 
  - Soo r ya sayiyng onely thee schlarly nede aply?  Auntie Bush   Feb-08-05 10:19 AM   #11 
  - If The People Had Any Capacity for Rational Discourse  AndyTiedye   Feb-08-05 10:20 AM   #12 
  - I think generally the folks here ask for info & links  peace4all   Feb-08-05 10:25 AM   #14 
  - Wouldn't it be easier for you to just skip those posts?  cags   Feb-08-05 10:27 AM   #15 
  - LOL  nolabels   Feb-08-05 10:48 AM   #21 
  - There may be a lot of emotion-based posts --  SmokingJacket   Feb-08-05 10:29 AM   #16 
  - Perhaps Cleaving The GD Forum?  MostlyLurks   Feb-08-05 10:30 AM   #18 
  - We live in a world full of .... Lazy and Emotional .... people.  TWiley   Feb-08-05 10:41 AM   #20 
  - I'm newish here, but I don't see the problem.  kiraboo   Feb-08-05 11:10 AM   #23 
  - I'll provide another example  paineinthearse   Feb-08-05 12:59 PM   #27 
  - Allow EVERYONE to rate all posts  bpilgrim   Feb-08-05 11:11 AM   #24 
     - This idea was already discussed at DU  Lone_Star_Dem   Feb-08-05 11:27 AM   #25 
        - Thanks for the update  nolabels   Feb-08-05 11:39 AM   #26 

Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion (Through 2005) Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators

Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC