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MsTryska Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-12-05 12:59 PM
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12. am i the only one that's actually looking soemwhat forward
to the whole damn thing exploding. i need the release dammit - and i'm come to fully believe that the only way to set things to rights is for the whole damn thing to come tumbling down.
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  -When the US explodes -- what then? nashville_brook  May-12-05 11:29 AM   #0 
  - this post was a good way...  villager   May-12-05 11:34 AM   #1 
  - this was my appeal to "pragmatism"  nashville_brook   May-12-05 11:39 AM   #2 
     - Has Iraq exploded?  PATRICK   May-12-05 11:54 AM   #5 
        - hmmm -- could i paraphrase:  nashville_brook   May-12-05 12:09 PM   #7 
  - US gang members would number the 6th largest army in the world.  sam sarrha   May-12-05 11:44 AM   #3 
  - Well, here's my thing,...  Just Me   May-12-05 11:51 AM   #4 
  - unfortunately, the nature of transformation is  nashville_brook   May-12-05 11:59 AM   #6 
     - This is reminiscent of the 1050s "Who would you let in" argument...  KansDem   May-12-05 12:45 PM   #9 
        - if you live in McMansionville -- you probably don't know your neighbors  nashville_brook   May-12-05 01:01 PM   #13 
        - this is a good metaphor -- fallout shelters; preparing for nuke war  nashville_brook   May-12-05 05:09 PM   #25 
        - But that's exactly what he's saying  tavalon   May-13-05 10:31 AM   #46 
           - she -- but thanks -- :)  nashville_brook   May-13-05 03:30 PM   #54 
              - Heh, heh  tavalon   May-13-05 06:53 PM   #57 
  - Things have to get pretty bad first.  Cleita   May-12-05 12:14 PM   #8 
  - what if you can't afford food? gas, or electricity? healthcare?  nashville_brook   May-12-05 12:50 PM   #10 
     - Oh, I agree with you, but those who can still go a about their  Cleita   May-12-05 01:06 PM   #14 
        - THEY can be as apathetic as they want to be -- that's not the point  nashville_brook   May-12-05 01:10 PM   #16 
           - Oh, I don't think we do enough because many of  Cleita   May-12-05 01:15 PM   #18 
           - Exactly!  tavalon   May-13-05 10:41 AM   #47 
              - there a "Real Simple," womens' magazine -- living trends vibe about this:  nashville_brook   May-13-05 02:19 PM   #51 
                 - Wow  tavalon   May-13-05 06:52 PM   #56 
  - Someone once said that our culture is two days away from riots  Peake   May-12-05 12:57 PM   #11 
  - that would be an example of disentegration -- de-civilization  nashville_brook   May-12-05 01:09 PM   #15 
  - It's not possible to live off the land anymore.  Cleita   May-12-05 01:11 PM   #17 
     - Yep  Peake   May-12-05 01:16 PM   #20 
     - this isn't about living off the land -- it's pragmatic -- literally  nashville_brook   May-12-05 05:54 PM   #28 
     - Well, people could downsize, like I have, but I don't  Cleita   May-12-05 06:38 PM   #29 
        - sounds like you are conscious of your carrying capacity  nashville_brook   May-12-05 07:07 PM   #30 
        - No como carne... solamente pescado... ahora  Swamp Rat   May-12-05 07:11 PM   #31 
           - Boy you really hate Republicans.  Cleita   May-12-05 07:33 PM   #32 
           - mmm, babies taste good!  nashville_brook   May-12-05 08:26 PM   #33 
     - hydroponics. Start studying.  yurbud   May-12-05 08:38 PM   #34 
     - good stuff to do just anyway -- i love being around the lights and  nashville_brook   May-12-05 08:58 PM   #35 
        - Even city people can do this. Just empty a closet and  Cleita   May-12-05 10:16 PM   #42 
           - fresh herbs! flowers! whatever...  nashville_brook   May-13-05 12:38 AM   #44 
     - Um, no,...that assertion is just,...so untrue,...unless you live in,...  Just Me   May-12-05 09:20 PM   #40 
        - I have lived in rural and wilderness areas from  Cleita   May-12-05 10:15 PM   #41 
  - am i the only one that's actually looking soemwhat forward  MsTryska   May-12-05 12:59 PM   #12 
  - since you are looking forward to it, you must have some thoughts on  nashville_brook   May-12-05 01:32 PM   #21 
     - Well i do live in Atlanta....  MsTryska   May-12-05 03:03 PM   #23 
        - so... you'd make yourself available where you're needed  nashville_brook   May-12-05 04:52 PM   #24 
           - absolutely - I would make myself available when needed  MsTryska   May-13-05 08:40 AM   #45 
  - Germany exploded.. and now they are feeling much better... but  GreenPartyVoter   May-12-05 01:15 PM   #19 
  - so what did we learn? seriously?  nashville_brook   May-12-05 01:43 PM   #22 
  - Yes, and we should learn from their lesson before  Cleita   May-12-05 10:59 PM   #43 
  - And yet, we're hell bent on doing it again  tavalon   May-13-05 10:46 AM   #48 
     - some are -- rest up -- it's our job to stop them -- :)  nashville_brook   May-13-05 03:32 PM   #55 
  - We are 50% or more of America  yurbud   May-12-05 05:20 PM   #26 
  - exactly! -- they are arrogant. they think they can control everything  nashville_brook   May-12-05 05:24 PM   #27 
     - Arrogant for a reason  AlternativeView   May-12-05 09:10 PM   #36 
        - welcome to DU, AlternateView!  nashville_brook   May-12-05 09:12 PM   #37 
  - Canadians start profiteering  HEyHEY   May-12-05 09:13 PM   #38 
  - omg, those canadians sure are cute!  nashville_brook   May-12-05 09:19 PM   #39 
  - Something must be in the air...  kohodog   May-13-05 10:56 AM   #49 
     - we are to the point of LOCKING ELBOWS  nashville_brook   May-13-05 12:32 PM   #50 
        - I agree with you and we are seeing more and more opportunities ...  understandinglife   May-13-05 02:37 PM   #52 
           - i KNOW! it's really great! what a wonderful weekend kickoff!  nashville_brook   May-13-05 03:19 PM   #53 
 

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