[ExI] request to tone down politics, was: RE: Wise...
William Flynn Wallace
foozler83 at gmail.com
Sat Jun 4 15:25:42 UTC 2016
I've seen plenty of politicians that I've disagreed with, that I've hated,
that I've had contempt for, but I've never seen one that has flat out
terrified me as much as Donald has.
John K Clark
I don't want to put words in your mouth, but I suspect that what really
terrifies you is that he has such a large following, not so much the person
he is. That's what's so upsetting to me. Or maybe just plain disgusting.
bill w (my last political comment)
On Sat, Jun 4, 2016 at 10:17 AM, John Clark <johnkclark at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sat, Jun 4, 2016 at 3:10 AM, Anders <anders at aleph.se> wrote:
>>> Perhaps, in the spirit of extropianism being in part about what one can
>>> actually do to change things, limit discussion to effective methods of
>> That makes sense. The current hammering has been a rather strong
>> disincentive for me to participate: it crowds out extropian themes.
> I've been on this list continuously since 1993 and from day one
> existential themes
> have been considered an appropriate topic for discussion
> , but before we need to
> solve the problem of
> the sun evolving into a red giant the human race
> to survive
> the next 4 years, and the events that occur in the next 5 months will have
> a dramatic effect on
> the probability of that occurring
> . A fascist, a ignorant thin skinned hot tempered and above all stupid
> is about to receive the nuclear launch codes of the most powerful military
> on the planet
> and now would be a good time to tone
> the discussion down
> I've seen plenty of politicians that I've disagreed with, that I've hated,
> that I've had contempt for, but I've never seen one that has flat out
> terrified me as much as Donald has.
> John K Clark
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