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Exultant Democracy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-23-07 01:22 PM
Response to Reply #18
21. Too bad authoritarians are immune to irony.
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  -Before you take the word of people here at the DU that you are AUTHORITARIAN renie408  Sep-23-07 12:53 PM   #0 
  - and read Altemeyer's online book, too  0rganism   Sep-23-07 12:58 PM   #1 
  - Thanks.  renie408   Sep-23-07 01:03 PM   #4 
     - Yes, here on DU  question everything   Sep-23-07 01:36 PM   #31 
        - About that last part....  renie408   Sep-23-07 01:53 PM   #37 
  - It's a cover, often thrown out by people who don't have a better argument.  TwilightZone   Sep-23-07 01:02 PM   #2 
  - That's exactly the intent of the use of that word here  nini   Sep-23-07 01:05 PM   #9 
  - Maybe, I am wrong. The point wasn't BEING authoritarian but rather serving,...  sicksicksick_N_tired   Sep-23-07 04:27 PM   #51 
  - I've taken the test several times.  LWolf   Sep-23-07 01:02 PM   #3 
  - It makes sense to me that someone running for political office  renie408   Sep-23-07 01:06 PM   #10 
  - Are the majority of Democrats on the authoritarian right?  LWolf   Sep-23-07 02:55 PM   #44 
     - Most fall on the shallow end of the authoritarian/right quadrant.  renie408   Sep-23-07 02:58 PM   #45 
        - Ironically,  LWolf   Sep-23-07 04:15 PM   #48 
  - Darth Cheney probably goes in the upper right hand corner  treestar   Sep-23-07 04:31 PM   #53 
  - How do they know how the candidates would answer?  bear425   Sep-23-07 05:51 PM   #70 
  - You fall about where I do.  LWolf   Sep-23-07 08:20 PM   #78 
  - Here's me  proud2Blib   Sep-23-07 07:32 PM   #73 
     - No Wonder is right.  LWolf   Sep-24-07 09:42 PM   #79 
  - I've already taken that test  midlife_mo_Jo   Sep-23-07 01:04 PM   #5 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-23-07 01:04 PM   #6 
  - Look Mommy, some idget on the DU who is incapable of coherent conversation says I am authoritarian  renie408   Sep-23-07 01:07 PM   #12 
     - LOL, good thing you passed the test, if it says so online it must be true.  LeviathanCrumbling   Sep-23-07 01:12 PM   #14 
        - It's the first rule of ONLINE TEST.  BlooInBloo   Sep-23-07 01:14 PM   #17 
        - Instead, you should just accept the position of some anonymous internet poster with an agenda.  TwilightZone   Sep-23-07 01:16 PM   #18 
        - Too bad authoritarians are immune to irony.  LeviathanCrumbling   Sep-23-07 01:22 PM   #21 
           - Like the one who posted #6  spoony   Sep-23-07 01:28 PM   #26 
        - You're right. I should just consult my crystal ball. Or maybe you?  renie408   Sep-23-07 01:26 PM   #24 
           - I just took the test. I'm in Gryffindor!  LeviathanCrumbling   Sep-23-07 01:44 PM   #35 
              - I am ashamed to say that just went 'whoosh'...  renie408   Sep-23-07 01:50 PM   #36 
              - They're mocking you.  TwilightZone   Sep-23-07 05:08 PM   #62 
                 - I got that part.  renie408   Sep-23-07 08:00 PM   #76 
              - LOL! It's Hufflepuff for me.  sufrommich   Sep-23-07 01:55 PM   #38 
                 - Then it is safe to say that you are not an authoritarian. Gandhi was in Hufflepuff.  LeviathanCrumbling   Sep-23-07 02:26 PM   #43 
  - That's one thing I've never been accused of  Warpy   Sep-23-07 01:05 PM   #7 
  - DENIAL!  Gregorian   Sep-23-07 05:00 PM   #60 
  - I've been accused of being authoritarian a couple of times  kdmorris   Sep-23-07 01:05 PM   #8 
  - Nooo...I would have to say that you are NOT authoritarian!! n/t  renie408   Sep-23-07 01:10 PM   #13 
  - I'm a good little Nazi!!! NOT  nini   Sep-23-07 01:07 PM   #11 
  - LOL, mine are reversed  question everything   Sep-23-07 02:00 PM   #39 
  - Pretty far Left Libertarian...  Totally Committed   Sep-23-07 01:13 PM   #15 
  - Kinda fun. Thank you for posting this.  Old Crusoe   Sep-23-07 01:13 PM   #16 
  - Disagreeing with Meyers' behavior is understandable.  JDPriestly   Sep-23-07 01:20 PM   #19 
  - My specific problem  renie408   Sep-23-07 01:36 PM   #30 
  - It was Steven Colbert, with Solitarity  question everything   Sep-23-07 02:04 PM   #40 
  - I think baiting authority is inane and counterproductive. Therefore I'm considered  blondeatlast   Sep-23-07 01:21 PM   #20 
  - "Baiting authority." Good term.  BullGooseLoony   Sep-23-07 03:05 PM   #46 
  - The few times  LanternWaste   Sep-23-07 01:23 PM   #22 
  - Oh, This Is Hilarious  Raejeanowl   Sep-23-07 01:23 PM   #23 
  - DING DING DING...if you think other than me, you are a good little German  renie408   Sep-23-07 01:28 PM   #25 
  - I thought Meyer was an asshole and I'm -5.5 on the Libertarian-Authoritarian axis.  Odin2005   Sep-23-07 01:31 PM   #27 
  - I just LOL and consider the source.  Rosemary2205   Sep-23-07 01:33 PM   #28 
  - This is funny  JustAnotherGen   Sep-23-07 01:36 PM   #29 
  - Depends On My Mood  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-23-07 01:37 PM   #32 
  - Thanks for speaking out for some who just don't want to get involved...  DeepModem Mom   Sep-23-07 01:37 PM   #33 
  - There's a big difference between expecting civility and authoritarianism  melody   Sep-23-07 01:38 PM   #34 
  - I don't feel like taking the test but...  djohnson   Sep-23-07 02:13 PM   #41 
  - Almost off the chart....economic Left/Libertarian -8.88 Social Left Libertarian -8.6  in_cog_ni_to   Sep-23-07 02:23 PM   #42 
  - Here is where I fall  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-23-07 03:06 PM   #47 
  - ya got me!  Snarkturian Clone   Sep-23-07 04:19 PM   #49 
  - People are outraged about showing a receipt when something like THIS is  BullGooseLoony   Sep-23-07 04:21 PM   #50 
  - It's all symptomatic of the same thing. Obviously the outrages committed  greyhound1966   Sep-23-07 04:36 PM   #55 
  - The issue is the reaction  treestar   Sep-23-07 04:30 PM   #52 
  - Now Stop Making Sense. n/t  Hissyspit   Sep-23-07 04:49 PM   #59 
  - I'm with Nelson Mandela.  Vektor   Sep-23-07 04:33 PM   #54 
  - I was a centrist in 2003  mogster   Sep-23-07 04:39 PM   #56 
  - Look at our candidates. My God. nt  BullGooseLoony   Sep-23-07 04:41 PM   #57 
  - Woo Hoo!  FloridaJudy   Sep-23-07 04:41 PM   #58 
  - Whoo Hooo, me too!  ClayZ   Sep-23-07 05:06 PM   #61 
  - same here  libodem   Sep-23-07 05:22 PM   #63 
     - You're further left and more libertarian than Gandhi  goodgd_yall   Sep-23-07 05:28 PM   #65 
  - That was fun  goodgd_yall   Sep-23-07 05:27 PM   #64 
  - Further left than the Dalai Lama and more libertarian than Nelson Mandela n/t  goodgd_yall   Sep-23-07 05:31 PM   #66 
  - Economic Left/Right: -9.50; Social Libertarian/Authoritarian: -6.92  Katherine Brengle   Sep-23-07 05:44 PM   #67 
  - I'm a Leftist LIbertarian--a couple of notches off from Gandhi in the lower left quadrant.  Skidmore   Sep-23-07 05:47 PM   #68 
  - When this happens  PATRICK   Sep-23-07 05:51 PM   #69 
  - Wow. So now an internet test trumps actual words someone posts.  cui bono   Sep-23-07 07:19 PM   #71 
  - I dont' know about you in particular renie, but I wonder about some people here at DU -  smalll   Sep-23-07 07:31 PM   #72 
  - No, no, no, define corporate searches, no, no no...so maybe not. n/t  renie408   Sep-23-07 08:07 PM   #77 
  - I am with Nelson Mandella  Evergreen Emerald   Sep-23-07 07:37 PM   #74 
  - Quite left wing, ever so slightly libertarian  cgrindley   Sep-23-07 07:53 PM   #75 
 

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