Tag Archives: civilization

Psychological Abuse Makes the Global Decline Go ‘Round

A comment by Canadian Friend on CH’s post “Days of Rage” dated 9 February 2017 began: “One advantage the left has is they do not fight fair, they respect no rules, they cheat and then lie about what just happened.” … Continue reading

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Thrashing the Sea

Xerxes I of the Persian Empire had the Dardanelles flogged for destroying his military forces’ first floating bridge in a storm. He should have taken the hint. Completely unrelated, I commented on “Stanford Rape: Unpacking the Shibboleths” dated 18 June … Continue reading

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Entitlement Is Corruption Not Necessity

History, history. It is so useful if only you can interpret it. One can get anything from history with the right exegesis. Philosophy comes to the rescue. Philosophy will not teach you how to get ahead economically, not directly as … Continue reading

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Don’t Be a Sucker Revolutionary

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As an organizer I start from where the world is, as it is, not as I would like it to be. That we accept the world as it is does not in any sense weaken our desire to change it … Continue reading

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Why the Alternative Right Is a Vector for Sheepleitis

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The Human Cosmos | The Essence of Civilization | Owned by the Story | Creepy Time and Guilt Trips The past is history, the future is a mystery, and the present is a gift. —A banally popular aphorism. The Human Cosmos If you look at starlight, you are looking into the past. … Continue reading

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Beta Is Sometimes Alpha

I just read the Chateau Heartiste (or CH, it seems spelled without the circumflex since the site redesign) post “Ladies Like Him — In A Way.” It’s an informative post like always. I think it is the best blog on … Continue reading

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The Fairer Sex

Firm softness in graceful curve, Reptilian reflex in every nerve. Energy in motion from instincts true, Emotions deep of every hue. Pedestalized as human by clumsy man, Producer of pedestals by his tinkering hand. Ne’er once employed for striking, not … Continue reading

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