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Firespirit Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jul-11-07 02:12 PM
Response to Reply #18
19. What would you consider "active"?
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  -I don't think that the country can take too much more of this... coco77  Jul-11-07 12:54 PM   #0 
  - i'm afraid I agree. this is starting to smell like summer '67 or '68.  MnFats   Jul-11-07 12:58 PM   #1 
  - That is exactly what this reminds me of...  coco77   Jul-11-07 01:09 PM   #2 
  - I agree. It's like there's a giant tsunami coming and many of us know it...  Mr_Jefferson_24   Jul-11-07 01:22 PM   #3 
  - A good portion don't care as long as the pot and meth  Progressive_In_NC   Jul-11-07 01:32 PM   #4 
  - Bullshit - scapegoating.  porphyrian   Jul-11-07 01:54 PM   #8 
  - I was referring to what it would take for some people to truly get mad...  Progressive_In_NC   Jul-11-07 03:43 PM   #58 
     - I think there's plenty of anger to go around, just not many effective options.  porphyrian   Jul-11-07 04:06 PM   #61 
  - And a bigger number don't care as long as their cable is working.  ThruTheLookingGlass   Jul-11-07 02:54 PM   #37 
     - That may be the bigger problem unfortunately....  Progressive_In_NC   Jul-11-07 03:40 PM   #57 
  - There is no passion from the college age kids.  churchofreality   Jul-11-07 01:42 PM   #5 
  - Yep, if the young 'ens faced being drafted...  LiberalHeart   Jul-11-07 01:45 PM   #6 
  - "These kids" are going to clean up this country.  Firespirit   Jul-11-07 01:57 PM   #9 
  - I agree the younger generation is much more progressive  churchofreality   Jul-11-07 02:11 PM   #18 
     - What would you consider "active"?  Firespirit   Jul-11-07 02:12 PM   #19 
     - I'd like to see them in the streets.  churchofreality   Jul-11-07 02:44 PM   #29 
     - See above about protesting.  Firespirit   Jul-11-07 02:56 PM   #38 
        - it CAN work if massive protests occur in multiple cities/campuses...  MnFats   Jul-11-07 05:24 PM   #68 
     - They could try voting  mitchtv   Jul-11-07 03:37 PM   #55 
        - Great point.  churchofreality   Jul-11-07 04:32 PM   #66 
     - Let them start the draft...  coco77   Jul-11-07 02:34 PM   #21 
  - Bullshit - stereotyping.  porphyrian   Jul-11-07 02:02 PM   #12 
  - Our local political groups  proud2Blib   Jul-11-07 02:46 PM   #31 
     - Mention the draft..  coco77   Jul-11-07 02:48 PM   #32 
     - We have  proud2Blib   Jul-11-07 02:49 PM   #33 
        - Well, I say drastic times call for drastic measures..  coco77   Jul-11-07 02:54 PM   #36 
           - There won't be a draft.  Firespirit   Jul-11-07 03:04 PM   #41 
              - I didn't say I want the draft or that we need it...  coco77   Jul-11-07 03:11 PM   #46 
                 - I don't. I really don't.  Firespirit   Jul-11-07 03:20 PM   #51 
     - You've named your problem.  porphyrian   Jul-11-07 02:51 PM   #34 
        - Some people need to get out of the 1970s.  Firespirit   Jul-11-07 03:08 PM   #44 
           - I agree especially..  coco77   Jul-11-07 03:13 PM   #48 
           - Well, it may not be entirely different, but there are differences that must be acknowledged.  porphyrian   Jul-11-07 03:28 PM   #53 
  - I let young people who I am associated with...  coco77   Jul-11-07 02:32 PM   #20 
  - We've survived a civil war and various social revolutions, why not this?  porphyrian   Jul-11-07 01:47 PM   #7 
  - It depends on what sort of change people are expected to accept  blues90   Jul-11-07 02:02 PM   #11 
  - I didn't say change was always good, and you actually proved my point.  porphyrian   Jul-11-07 02:09 PM   #16 
     - I did not realize you were refering to a form of revolution  blues90   Jul-11-07 02:37 PM   #23 
        - Revolution is just a fancy name for big change. Call it what you want. - n/t  porphyrian   Jul-11-07 02:40 PM   #25 
  - I think that the country is different,..  coco77   Jul-11-07 02:35 PM   #22 
     - The country is always different when we repeat a pattern predictably.  porphyrian   Jul-11-07 02:44 PM   #28 
        - The GOP has pitted so many groups against each other...  coco77   Jul-11-07 02:52 PM   #35 
           - What you reap is what you sew.  porphyrian   Jul-11-07 03:05 PM   #42 
              - I think that you may believe that but...  coco77   Jul-11-07 03:16 PM   #49 
                 - If they're never heard from or thought of, you don't know what they're thinking, either.  porphyrian   Jul-11-07 03:30 PM   #54 
                    - That is the problem...  coco77   Jul-11-07 03:39 PM   #56 
                       - Actually, the last sentence was the serious one.  porphyrian   Jul-11-07 03:53 PM   #59 
                          - I hope you don't take this as an insult...  coco77   Jul-11-07 04:01 PM   #60 
                             - So much for not taking it as an insult.  porphyrian   Jul-11-07 04:10 PM   #62 
                                - Really I don't give a damn if you take it seriously or not.  coco77   Jul-11-07 04:29 PM   #65 
                                   - Why are you trying to fight with me?  porphyrian   Jul-11-07 04:34 PM   #67 
  - We need to kill capitalism...  The_Commonist   Jul-11-07 01:59 PM   #10 
  - Kill corporatism, not capitalism.  porphyrian   Jul-11-07 02:10 PM   #17 
     - Capitalism and corporatism are the same thing now --  defendandprotect   Jul-11-07 03:05 PM   #43 
        - No, they are not the same thing. Equating the two is a propagandistic lie.  porphyrian   Jul-11-07 03:20 PM   #50 
           - Capitalism was invented by the Vatican to succeed Feudalism...  defendandprotect   Jul-12-07 02:12 AM   #69 
  - I saw V for Vendetta for the first time (yes, don't hurt me) the other night  Firespirit   Jul-11-07 02:03 PM   #13 
  - Some think that it will be like it was in the past ...  coco77   Jul-11-07 02:39 PM   #24 
  - I like the part when Natalie Portman was in the little schoolgirl uniform  churchofreality   Jul-11-07 02:46 PM   #30 
  - Well, there ARE some measures to take. . .  DinahMoeHum   Jul-11-07 02:04 PM   #14 
  - the US is like a pressure cooker right now.  alyce douglas   Jul-11-07 02:06 PM   #15 
  - You can feel it and...  coco77   Jul-11-07 02:41 PM   #26 
  - It certainly is  blues90   Jul-11-07 02:42 PM   #27 
  - It's Frickin' Paralysing Me  Wiley50   Jul-11-07 02:58 PM   #39 
  - Many times I wish I was ignorent to all of this crap  blues90   Jul-11-07 03:10 PM   #45 
     - I hear you. same here n/t  Wiley50   Jul-11-07 03:13 PM   #47 
  - As you saw from Wolf Blitzer/CNN the other day . .. the lies march on .. .  defendandprotect   Jul-11-07 02:59 PM   #40 
  - I guess we'll all have to put our money together and buy CNN out  bambino   Jul-11-07 03:23 PM   #52 
     - Just turn off the TV's . . . that will work --  defendandprotect   Jul-12-07 02:13 AM   #70 
        - but people won't turn their TV off  bambino   Jul-12-07 12:31 PM   #72 
  - Time to scream NO,FUCK YOU right back  conscious evolution   Jul-11-07 04:17 PM   #63 
  - we're tougher than they are .. it just takes a while to wake up obviously  nini   Jul-11-07 04:23 PM   #64 
  - America's survived it's fucking capital being burned to the ground.  Dark   Jul-12-07 02:18 AM   #71 
 

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