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That's true, but the issue here is the way the government/media 'sells' fear and the people line up to 'buy' it.

That seems weird.
I find violence extremely entertaining.
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So I take it you will be going to view the new Saw 3D movie?
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I find violence extremely entertaining.
This appears to be an American cultural trait.
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Old Jul 15th 2010, 07:26 PM
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I find violence extremely entertaining.
Your government spreading democracy has kept you constantly entertained for nine years.
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Old Jul 16th 2010, 11:23 AM
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Your government spreading democracy has kept you constantly entertained for nine years.
I think that is somehow connected. A thirst for violence is necessary for world domination.
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I saw this article today and it reminded me of this thread.
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I think that is somehow connected. A thirst for violence is necessary for world domination.
Then why did the Brits outlaw slavery in 1834 at the height of their imperial power and world-wide military dominance?
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Old Apr 18th 2011, 07:44 PM
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Then why did the Brits outlaw slavery in 1834 at the height of their imperial power and world-wide military dominance?
Literature and emotionalism?
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Literature and emotionalism?
Well at least something can trump the thirst for violence then.
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Old Apr 18th 2011, 08:01 PM
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Well at least something can trump the thirst for violence then.
The thing about public opinion is it is fickle. Who knows? Maybe we'll go the other direction at some point.
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