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miscsoc Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Mar-18-10 11:09 PM
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7. Yeah
Edited on Thu Mar-18-10 11:17 PM by miscsoc
MarxISM is terrible, especially the soviet-influenced quasi-religious version most self-declared marxist groups promulgate nowadays. For all that I'd still say he's REALLY worth reading, (his own words, not the words of his professed disciples) as long as you read him as a nineteenth century genius trying to understand the world in his own flawed way, and not as some sort of infallible god. Even in his lifetime he was guilty of playing to his own "guru" status, but that doesn't detract from the fact that "Capital" is just an amazing work, that can help you towards a better understanding of society.
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  -Hey, Du- how many MARXISTS does it take to change a light bub? Richard Steele  Mar-18-10 09:57 PM   #0 
  - none marxists live in perpetual darkness  vadawg   Mar-18-10 09:59 PM   #1 
  - The true marxist answer  miscsoc   Mar-18-10 10:01 PM   #2 
  - Vodka?  rcrush   Mar-18-10 10:05 PM   #3 
  - WOW, this is really NOT the same "DU " I joined back in 2004, is it?  Richard Steele   Mar-18-10 11:00 PM   #4 
  - Only morons buy Marx  insanity   Mar-18-10 11:04 PM   #5 
  - Right. Nah. Only idiot inbred fucknut drones can't understand Marx.  JanMichael   Mar-18-10 11:06 PM   #6 
  - Meh.  insanity   Mar-19-10 10:24 AM   #17 
     - you should have said  miscsoc   Mar-19-10 10:50 PM   #22 
  - Yeah  miscsoc   Mar-18-10 11:09 PM   #7 
  - If anyone's interested in being convinced  miscsoc   Mar-18-10 11:13 PM   #9 
     - We don't wanna learn in the Lounge  Inchworm   Mar-18-10 11:16 PM   #11 
        - drink and learn  miscsoc   Mar-18-10 11:18 PM   #12 
           - Now you're talking my language!  Inchworm   Mar-18-10 11:19 PM   #13 
           - i'm drunk at 4am  miscsoc   Mar-18-10 11:20 PM   #15 
           - vodka obv  miscsoc   Mar-18-10 11:19 PM   #14 
  - I disagree and think Marx is a very valuable thinker  DBoon   Mar-20-10 07:12 PM   #32 
  - Marxists and communists have no sense of humor.  proteus_lives   Mar-19-10 12:59 AM   #16 
     - I dunno, the self-described Stalinist I was stuck in a few classes with at uni was hilarious  Posteritatis   Mar-20-10 04:44 PM   #30 
  - The real answer is none (practically). The solar lights last a lifetime (or around 5 years).  JanMichael   Mar-18-10 11:11 PM   #8 
  - I keep on forgetting which Marxist country it was that invented solar power. Remind me again?  Bucky   Mar-20-10 01:27 PM   #28 
  - Depends how many have a horn on their foot  Inchworm   Mar-18-10 11:15 PM   #10 
  - All of them, collectively, as a society, once every five years  gmoney   Mar-19-10 11:48 AM   #18 
  - I wouldn't know.  Doc_Technical   Mar-19-10 06:34 PM   #19 
  - light bub?  hippywife   Mar-19-10 06:53 PM   #20 
  - Yeah, I really need to FIRE my typist!  Richard Steele   Mar-19-10 10:38 PM   #21 
     - LOL.  hippywife   Mar-20-10 12:43 PM   #27 
  - Weren't there three Marx brothers? That's my answer.  madinmaryland   Mar-19-10 10:55 PM   #23 
  - Why don't we have a Marxist dialectical group here?  old mark   Mar-20-10 01:00 AM   #24 
  - Because they're too busy screwing up the economy to worry about screwing in lightbulbs  Bucky   Mar-20-10 01:29 PM   #29 
     - I think Korea is more of a family business with Marxist wallpaper.  old mark   Mar-21-10 07:05 AM   #33 
  - 564634678567424  arod_5450   Mar-20-10 01:01 AM   #25 
  - Ah, yes, the great People's Lightbulb Maintenance Brigade  old mark   Mar-20-10 01:06 AM   #26 
  - About thirteen more, last I heard. n/t  Orsino   Mar-20-10 04:57 PM   #31 
 

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