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…the person saying these foolish things is probably really messed up in the head…
I usually try and ignore it, but lately they've been winning and I've been taking the bait.
* RULE 4: “Make the enemy live up to its own book of rules.” If the rule is that every letter gets a reply, send 30,000 letters. You can kill them with this because no one can possibly obey all of their own rules. (This is a serious rule. The besieged entity’s very credibility and reputation is at stake, because if activists catch it lying or not living up to its commitments, they can continue to chip away at the damage.)
* RULE 5: “Ridicule is man’s most potent weapon.” There is no defense. It’s irrational. It’s infuriating. It also works as a key pressure point to force the enemy into concessions. (Pretty crude, rude and mean, huh? They want to create anger and fear.)
* RULE 6: “A good tactic is one your people enjoy.” They’ll keep doing it without urging and come back to do more. They’re doing their thing, and will even suggest better ones. (Radical activists, in this sense, are no different that any other human being. We all avoid “un-fun” activities, and but we revel at and enjoy the ones that work and bring results.)
* RULE 12: Pick the target, freeze it, personalize it, and polarize it.” Cut off the support network and isolate the target from sympathy. Go after people and not institutions; people hurt faster than institutions. (This is cruel, but very effective. Direct, personalized criticism and ridicule works.)
originally posted by: Elementalist
Omg shut up about isis.. even talking about it or giving it any form of thought is fueling their machine of chaos by design.
So sick of hearing about it. Seeing recent/new threads with "ISIS" in the titles.
originally posted by: Shamrock6
So basically if somebody doesn't buy into your idea of "enlightenment" then they're just ignorant and hate "whatever."
Can't possibly be that they disagree with you, or consider their own line of thought enlightened and yours to be ignorant. Nope.
You're enlightened and they're ignorant hatemongers.
Very benevolent of you to not hate people that disagree with you.
originally posted by: beezzer
Yet another pro-ISIS thread.
I get so tired of these.
(this is coming from someone who's been called racist, stupid, ignorant, uneducated, homophobic, bible-thumper. . . in just 3 days.)