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18. It is essentially a "mutual society" with many branches...
but the core group(roots)are not as numerous as many think. A pruning is taking place as we can see from the many indictments the past couple of years.

Although the "Gardeners" are doing a good job, we should form a "Lumberjack" society to cut it down to size.
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  -As we argue, Straussians giggle RandiFan1290  Jul-25-06 05:43 AM   #0 
  - you can also see the straussian assault on higher education  xchrom   Jul-25-06 06:00 AM   #1 
  - absolutely essential reading!  annabanana   Jul-25-06 06:00 AM   #2 
  - Exactly  RandiFan1290   Jul-25-06 06:19 AM   #5 
  - So maybe Obama has a point...  rucky   Jul-25-06 06:01 AM   #3 
  - It definitely depends on how you "attack religion" that counts.........  Minnesota Libra   Jul-25-06 06:12 AM   #4 
  - Agree. Need to provide a constructive alternative  rucky   Jul-25-06 04:19 PM   #24 
  - "Using religion" is Straussian  RandiFan1290   Jul-25-06 06:54 AM   #8 
  - I've been saying that all along.  Reckon   Jul-25-06 02:05 PM   #20 
  - Orwell described these people as driven by "power for its own sake"  leveymg   Jul-25-06 06:24 AM   #6 
  - individualism, liberalism, and relativism are components of a FREE SOCIETY  ixion   Jul-25-06 06:32 AM   #7 
  - Exactly!  tbyg52   Jul-25-06 08:03 AM   #11 
  - K & R. This quote perfectly describes the cruel, cynical approach  BleedingHeartPatriot   Jul-25-06 07:23 AM   #9 
  - Thank You BHP  RandiFan1290   Jul-25-06 07:39 AM   #10 
  - Religion: the opiate of the masses. Strange how the so-called "chosen"  smacky44   Jul-25-06 08:24 AM   #12 
  - kick!. . . . . . . n/t  annabanana   Jul-25-06 09:24 AM   #13 
  - so (according to Strauss) to avoid such things as Nazism  unpossibles   Jul-25-06 10:10 AM   #14 
  - Strauss is essential in understanding what is happening today...  Finder   Jul-25-06 10:36 AM   #15 
  - This should be DU required reading...  tex-wyo-dem   Jul-25-06 10:49 AM   #16 
  - It is essentially a "mutual society" with many branches...  Finder   Jul-25-06 11:22 AM   #18 
  - ttt  Blue_Tires   Jul-25-06 11:10 AM   #17 
  - I had a meeting with a senior adviser to Bush.  Everybody   Jul-25-06 01:56 PM   #19 
  - "We create our own Reality" OMFG, these people are insane!  Odin2005   Jul-25-06 03:14 PM   #22 
  - Scooter Libby, if I'm not mistaken. Cheney's Cheney. nt  chill_wind   Jul-25-06 03:29 PM   #23 
  - I also believe when the LeoCons speak publicly  Reckon   Jul-25-06 02:40 PM   #21 
  - "Opiate" of the masses?  eridani   Jul-25-06 11:43 PM   #25 
  - Is Ledeen foreshadowing something here?  Emit   Jul-26-06 12:41 AM   #26 
 

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