Originally Posted by Severian
Yeah, ok, I got angry and said stupid shit. I do apologize because nobody will ever understand anyone if the only things that are said or intimated are “you don’t get it.” Yes liberals fail at this constantly.
Smarter people should be able to listen to opinions even when they don’t like them and relate to the people they speak to. Obviously I can’t do that, so clearly not very smart.
Apologies for being a dick Bytor.
internet hi fives, amigo
now let’s try to resume the talk about ideas
the idea of a cosmic struggle between good and evil is both ancient and thoroughly developed
it’s in many religions, it’s in superhero comics (yes), it’s in laws and judicial systems, etc.
when we talk about guns in america we’re really discussing metaphysics, value systems, etc
eta: i heard this the other day on ennpeearr: https://www.ted.com/talks/jonathan_h...the_moral_mind
eta, again: sorry that was the wrong dude. this is the right one:
it’s in the oct 27 “ted radio hour” show: https://www.npr.org/podcasts/510298/ted-radio-hour