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porphyrian Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-27-06 09:38 PM
Response to Reply #30
32. That's not true at all.
Private ownership doesn't necessitate greed, just as a lack of it doesn't necessitate selflessness. You're spinning unnecessarily.
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  -THE number one obstacle to overcoming the problem of global warming is leftofthedial  Dec-27-06 12:57 AM   #0 
  - greed.  nosmokes   Dec-27-06 01:09 AM   #1 
  - same difference  leftofthedial   Dec-27-06 01:10 AM   #2 
     - har! sorry lotd -  nosmokes   Dec-27-06 01:32 AM   #10 
     - That's not entirely true.  porphyrian   Dec-27-06 04:12 PM   #27 
        - no greed . . .  leftofthedial   Dec-27-06 07:46 PM   #30 
           - That's not true at all.  porphyrian   Dec-27-06 09:38 PM   #32 
              - capitalism isn't about private property ownership  leftofthedial   Dec-28-06 10:49 AM   #39 
                 - You can make up your own definitions all day long if you like.  porphyrian   Dec-28-06 12:13 PM   #42 
  - ...opposition to nuclear power.  Gwerlain   Dec-27-06 01:12 AM   #3 
  - There are many very good reasons to oppose nukes.  lapfog_1   Dec-27-06 01:15 AM   #4 
  - It's starting to look that way.  Gwerlain   Dec-27-06 01:22 AM   #6 
  - One difference is that the anti-nuke faction can at least pronouce the word. -n/t  lapfog_1   Dec-27-06 02:26 AM   #14 
     - Sorry, "nuke" isn't my idea...  Gwerlain   Dec-27-06 02:49 AM   #15 
        - Nah, I was referring to our current dear leader and his use of nukular  lapfog_1   Dec-27-06 03:27 AM   #17 
           - Well, I certainly don't disagree with you there. n/t  Gwerlain   Dec-27-06 02:52 PM   #21 
  - nukes, nuclear power - difference  rman   Dec-27-06 03:41 AM   #19 
  - well, part of that opposition  greenman3610   Dec-27-06 01:15 AM   #5 
  - Well, perhaps not ANYONE...  Gwerlain   Dec-27-06 01:25 AM   #7 
  - As much as I hate to admit it...  WindRavenX   Dec-27-06 01:45 AM   #12 
  - Yes, I had a correspondant who was a proponent of them.  Gwerlain   Dec-27-06 02:56 AM   #16 
  - govt doesn't even acknowledge the problem, much less offer solutions,  rman   Dec-27-06 03:40 AM   #18 
  - The stupid lazy apathetic American public.  BlooInBloo   Dec-27-06 01:29 AM   #8 
  - The "American way of life".  Spider Jerusalem   Dec-27-06 01:29 AM   #9 
  - Oh yes. Particularly suburban sprawl  WindRavenX   Dec-27-06 01:37 AM   #11 
  - ding ding ding-we have a winner.nt  nam78_two   Dec-27-06 01:51 AM   #13 
  - THE number one obstacle to overcoming the problem of global warming is  donheld   Dec-27-06 03:47 AM   #20 
  - Ignorance to the problem.  ripple   Dec-27-06 03:08 PM   #22 
  - America  Xenotime   Dec-27-06 03:13 PM   #23 
  - I totally agree.  Odin2005   Dec-27-06 03:38 PM   #24 
  - There are 3 countries building 850 NEW Coal-Fired Plants  leftchick   Dec-27-06 03:54 PM   #25 
  - Cheap oil.  MamaBear   Dec-27-06 04:07 PM   #26 
  - No. Short term thinking is the biggest obstacle to overcoming global warming.  renie408   Dec-27-06 04:19 PM   #28 
  - capitalism rewards short-term thinking  leftofthedial   Dec-27-06 08:12 PM   #31 
  - Maybe "unregulated" capitalism.  gulliver   Dec-27-06 04:19 PM   #29 
  - A failure of imagination  The Traveler   Dec-27-06 09:41 PM   #33 
  - That's an excellent post  Jcrowley   Dec-27-06 10:07 PM   #34 
  - and the idea that "bigger/more" is better than "enough/smaller"  SoCalDem   Dec-28-06 01:25 AM   #37 
     - Cheap energy  NoMoreMyths   Dec-28-06 11:25 AM   #41 
     - You make very important points  The Traveler   Dec-28-06 12:18 PM   #43 
  - And Militarism  Jcrowley   Dec-27-06 11:04 PM   #35 
  - Yeah.  The Traveler   Dec-28-06 01:13 AM   #36 
  - Yeah, the Soviet-bloc countries were SOOOOOOO low-emission!  piedmont   Dec-28-06 01:34 AM   #38 
  - Well even Bush is finaly acknowledging that  malaise   Dec-28-06 10:50 AM   #40 
  - I agree  Nikia   Dec-28-06 05:59 PM   #44 
 

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