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nadinbrzezinski Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-01-11 02:32 PM
Response to Reply #35
37. Go farther back...those came later
The 1740s are fascinating because they did look like a point.

Technology will, is making, the process faster though.
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  -How much cause and effect should we expect from protests? bigtree  Nov-01-11 11:04 AM   #0 
  - BofA rolled back their fees  KurtNYC   Nov-01-11 11:09 AM   #1 
  - I see that. I see the cumulative value of the protests.  bigtree   Nov-01-11 11:30 AM   #8 
  - It's about right and wrong and what if any kind of society we will have  mmonk   Nov-01-11 11:10 AM   #2 
  - I saw a similar explanation  bigtree   Nov-01-11 11:16 AM   #3 
  - Then maybe this might help. Politicians have ignored phone calls  mmonk   Nov-01-11 11:23 AM   #5 
     - I get that  bigtree   Nov-01-11 11:40 AM   #11 
        - The Tea Party has representation and that is why it has amendments.  mmonk   Nov-01-11 12:28 PM   #24 
           - okay.  bigtree   Nov-01-11 12:36 PM   #26 
  - But even in your statement the means to achieve this goal is missing.  jwirr   Nov-01-11 12:26 PM   #23 
     - Actually, achieving the goals in my opinion look bleaker  mmonk   Nov-01-11 12:40 PM   #27 
        - Yes, I am very glad they are out there and without them I do not  jwirr   Nov-01-11 05:38 PM   #41 
  - we are up against a behemoth, your concern is noteworthy  Puzzledtraveller   Nov-01-11 11:22 AM   #4 
  - I've got more than just 'concern'  bigtree   Nov-01-11 11:34 AM   #9 
  - Purport? You couldn't be any more insincere then that?  Rex   Nov-01-11 06:47 PM   #43 
  - What concern? I don't see any of that from the OP.  Rex   Nov-01-11 06:49 PM   #44 
  - If the 'political platform' was so fucking 'effective,' maybe people wouldn't be protesting?  leftstreet   Nov-01-11 11:23 AM   #6 
  - that makes sense, in fact, that's pretty obvious  bigtree   Nov-01-11 11:45 AM   #13 
     - No, you said this was 'the most effective political platform...'  leftstreet   Nov-01-11 11:52 AM   #15 
        - that we've been able to manage, so far  bigtree   Nov-01-11 11:57 AM   #16 
        - do you know of another one which is able to advance legislation?  bigtree   Nov-01-11 01:48 PM   #32 
  - The protests are an excellent display of.......  suston96   Nov-01-11 11:28 AM   #7 
  - I think there's value in raising public awareness, letting political figures  TwilightGardener   Nov-01-11 11:39 AM   #10 
  - This. Exactly.  HappyMe   Nov-01-11 12:19 PM   #21 
  - Those weirdos were doing the hand signals used at the general assembly  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-01-11 12:24 PM   #22 
     - I love the hand signs - imagine being in jail and using their own  jwirr   Nov-01-11 12:46 PM   #29 
  - Changing the landscape beats the shit out of even hundreds of compromised  TheKentuckian   Nov-01-11 11:45 AM   #12 
  - I think protests can do a lot to move the political discussion  Blue Meany   Nov-01-11 11:49 AM   #14 
  - Three major ones that protests played a critical role  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-01-11 12:00 PM   #17 
  - you're just misinterpreting what I've said, and ignoring my point  bigtree   Nov-01-11 12:10 PM   #18 
     - I have the same questions you do  Marazinia   Nov-01-11 12:14 PM   #19 
     - This is unlike anything you have seen  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-01-11 12:18 PM   #20 
     - I have been 'down there'  bigtree   Nov-01-11 12:33 PM   #25 
        - You have said it above you invested in this house  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-01-11 12:40 PM   #28 
           - thanks  bigtree   Nov-01-11 12:49 PM   #30 
              - The concrete comparisons to this in us history is both labor  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-01-11 02:45 PM   #39 
     - I seem to remember other posts like this from you recently  Marrah_G   Nov-01-11 01:23 PM   #31 
        - you don't appear to have read them.  bigtree   Nov-01-11 01:55 PM   #33 
           - I disagree with you on this  Marrah_G   Nov-01-11 02:04 PM   #34 
              - fair enough  bigtree   Nov-01-11 02:14 PM   #36 
                 - Awareness is always a good thing  Marrah_G   Nov-02-11 08:21 AM   #47 
  - "A journey of a thousand li starts with a single step." Lao Tzu  Tierra_y_Libertad   Nov-01-11 02:13 PM   #35 
  - Go farther back...those came later  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-01-11 02:32 PM   #37 
     - Trying to fit a peoples' movement into a predictable structure is a fool's errand.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Nov-01-11 02:40 PM   #38 
        - Absolutely  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-01-11 02:57 PM   #40 
  - 'I can't afford to give up the things which barely sustain me in favor of absolutely nothing'  Rex   Nov-01-11 06:45 PM   #42 
  - feeling superior?  bigtree   Nov-01-11 07:03 PM   #45 
  - Fear, uncertainty, doubt.....  Edweird   Nov-01-11 07:09 PM   #46 

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