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Myrina Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jun-22-11 01:20 PM
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15. ... I hope he credited Emma Goldman for his sentiment ...
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  -"If voting made any difference, it would be illegal" -- Jello Biafra Taverner  Jun-22-11 12:44 PM   #0 
  - heh, I been on strike for years.  RandomThoughts   Jun-22-11 12:47 PM   #1 
  - Pehaps the way the unemployed can strike can be different  Taverner   Jun-22-11 12:50 PM   #2 
  - Me too!  Eddie Haskell   Jun-22-11 01:01 PM   #5 
     - Well..  Taverner   Jun-22-11 01:02 PM   #7 
        - I'm already buying less and less.  Eddie Haskell   Jun-22-11 02:01 PM   #29 
  - Hardly original to him.  KamaAina   Jun-22-11 12:51 PM   #3 
  - Agreed. But just because we're saying it, does not mean the volume level is set  Taverner   Jun-22-11 12:52 PM   #4 
     - No one better to set the volume level to 11  KamaAina   Jun-22-11 01:01 PM   #6 
     - Delete  demwing   Jun-22-11 01:02 PM   #8 
     - I may be too old-school as far as socialists go, but when you say "seize the means of production ...  Selatius   Jun-22-11 01:05 PM   #10 
     - Yeah I don't mean it in that sense  Taverner   Jun-22-11 01:48 PM   #19 
     - How many people can you mass together in one day?  MineralMan   Jun-22-11 01:18 PM   #13 
        - I wasn't thinking today - but I assume you already know that  Taverner   Jun-22-11 01:47 PM   #18 
           - Do you really think we control production or market?  Eddie Haskell   Jun-22-11 01:56 PM   #27 
           - We control enough to make an impact  Taverner   Jun-22-11 01:58 PM   #28 
           - Well, good luck with it. Lots of people have tried to  MineralMan   Jun-22-11 02:01 PM   #30 
              - If we were to have a mass action of any kind, where would one start  Taverner   Jun-22-11 02:06 PM   #33 
                 - Sorry it took so long to reply to this. Somehow I missed it.  MineralMan   Jun-22-11 03:15 PM   #41 
  - What I think is that people will tease you about your idealism  demwing   Jun-22-11 01:04 PM   #9 
  - Amen  Taverner   Jun-22-11 01:48 PM   #20 
  - I think you're going to need a much louder voice than a  MineralMan   Jun-22-11 01:09 PM   #11 
  - My proposed mechanism is all of them  Taverner   Jun-22-11 01:49 PM   #21 
  - k&r. . . . .n/t  annabanana   Jun-22-11 01:11 PM   #12 
  - What percentage of the US population knows who Jello Biafra is?  MineralMan   Jun-22-11 01:19 PM   #14 
  - Why use any name?  Taverner   Jun-22-11 01:49 PM   #22 
     - Ideally, that's true. However, almost every major mass  MineralMan   Jun-22-11 02:03 PM   #31 
        - I think tying it to a name would do more damage than good  Taverner   Jun-22-11 02:05 PM   #32 
           - I cannot remember a single major action that was not connected  MineralMan   Jun-22-11 02:10 PM   #34 
              - Does it have to be a positive one?  Taverner   Jun-22-11 02:15 PM   #35 
                 - I'm not interested in failures and collapses, I'm afraid.  MineralMan   Jun-22-11 02:29 PM   #40 
  - ... I hope he credited Emma Goldman for his sentiment ...  Myrina   Jun-22-11 01:20 PM   #15 
  - Was that originally a Goldman quote?  Taverner   Jun-22-11 01:50 PM   #23 
  - The Republican governors and legislators across the  tblue37   Jun-22-11 01:29 PM   #16 
  - Yep.  Scurrilous   Jun-22-11 01:35 PM   #17 
     - They're tying up loose ends right now  Taverner   Jun-22-11 01:51 PM   #25 
  - At a show last year he told the crowd to go vote.  LeftyMom   Jun-22-11 01:51 PM   #24 
  - I'm game.  kestrel91316   Jun-22-11 01:54 PM   #26 
  - one thing about DU  hfojvt   Jun-22-11 02:17 PM   #36 
  - Because a Conservative Democrat was better than a Conservative Republican  Taverner   Jun-22-11 02:19 PM   #37 
  - Sure ... just as soon as this episode of WipeOut is over.  JoePhilly   Jun-22-11 02:22 PM   #38 
  - I don't think you can force people to join  The2ndWheel   Jun-22-11 02:25 PM   #39 
  - "Nothing is inevitable, except defeat for those who give up without a fight."  snot   Jun-23-11 07:26 AM   #42 

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