Return of the Demotivators, Part III! IN 3D! - To Infinity And Beyond!

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Postby Greg » Thu Apr 13, 2017 7:47 pm

Kommander wrote:Well anarcho-anything is going to be pretty stupid. That and I've never understood how you end up with a hyphenated anarchism. Either you have anarchy and people just do whatever the hell they want or you have government.


Ancaps are delusional.

I have David Friedman's book 'The Machinery of Freedom'. It's by a *very* bright guy, and I've seen ancaps describe it as about the best condensed argument for their philosophy you can find.

The first couple of chapters are actually good. But I had to put it down. In the section on dealing with crime/law enforcement/contract enforcement/courts, the handwaving got so bad it became incoherent. Because ancaps are fundamentally incapable of constructing any system that administers punishment. By their own system of definitions, anything capable of administering punishment is a government.

The section on national defense is where I just couldn't continue.
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Postby Jericho941 » Thu Apr 13, 2017 11:41 pm

Yeah, at the end of the day they basically seem to all be saying "you know, I'd really like to live in a country where the biggest insurance company is the government."
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Postby Kommander » Fri Apr 14, 2017 12:55 am

I found this quote in a thread on the topic.

"Given the enormous waste in all wars and defense preparations in all countries throughout history, it is certainly not beyond the bounds of reason to propose that private, voluntary defense efforts would be far more efficient than government boondoggles. Certainly these efforts would be infinitely more moral."

Bottom line, they don't give a shit if it works, only that's it's "moral". They also ways use the highly defenseable United States as an example and never deal with the effect going anarcho would have on a country like Poland.

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Postby Greg » Sun Apr 23, 2017 5:05 am

Cybrludite wrote:
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It really shouldn't have surprised anyone what happened to Incandescent and Inflammable at Jutland.
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Postby Denis » Wed Apr 26, 2017 10:24 am

NPR, have you been reading the Mail?

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article ... irkuk.html

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Postby Netpackrat » Wed Apr 26, 2017 10:46 am

I found the comic posted elsewhere in a thread where that was being discussed. I thought the humor stood well enough on its own to just repost the image here. :D
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I have been informed that I am a bad person for finding that humorous.
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I have been informed that I am a bad person for finding that humorous.


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Postby Greg » Sat Jun 03, 2017 11:03 pm

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I would SO watch that.

But then this may be my favorite scene from any movie, ever. (Pardon the German dub it was the first one I could find.)

https://youtu.be/HzWbp9qpbC4
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Postby Kommander » Mon Jun 19, 2017 8:29 am

That, that cant be real can it, I mean, it looks like that fence is already a bit pock marked from something, but that ARs going to go right through the fence and into the building behind it.

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Kommander wrote:That, that cant be real can it, I mean, it looks like that fence is already a bit pock marked from something, but that ARs going to go right through the fence and into the building behind it.

If I understand what's going on here correctly, it was staged as a joke.
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And then there's this classic:

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Postby g-man » Tue Jun 20, 2017 2:28 pm

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Kommander wrote:That, that cant be real can it, I mean, it looks like that fence is already a bit pock marked from something, but that ARs going to go right through the fence and into the building behind it.

If I understand what's going on here correctly, it was staged as a joke.


Whether or not the originator thinks it's funny, they should have realized it would probably be used by antis at some point, which makes it stupid. This of course assumes somebody on the anti side figures out why it's stupid... but one must assume anything one produces will be used against one's cause.
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