reply to post by SonicInfinity
I am insane by training so calmly watching events evolve is quite interesting. My years in "the field" have shown me time and time again that:
- Oral histories and traditions are based on a kernel of the truth.
- When people threaten violence against others they mean what they say.
- The more vigorous the argument the more flawed is the logic.
- A future based on dogma will to it's best to survive.
- Everything is exactly what it looks like.
Histories are so dangerous as there is always some part that can be used for personal gain.
In 1979 a certain Persian religious scholar became a leader and said that his version of his religion would extinguish other mistaken beliefs. He
also stated that the United States was the greatest evil and will be destroyed. He also mentioned a certain entity was a great wrongness and must be
There is more but the jest is he meant every word. So when you are threatened is is always wise to listen and consider what is being said.
The harder they try to convince you the greater the wrongness that is probably going to be inflicted on you.
You just about can't kill an obsolete idea. It wants to live like everything else.
If it looks like they are going do something it is because they are.
I would like to read the post in Spanish as Castro's choice of words reveals much. FARC was training Mexican Students to build and set off
explosives in oil fields and terminals just a few years ago.
U.A.E. has been complaining about Iran occupying several of their islands that could be used as choke points in the gulf.
The Sunni gulf states have spent over a hundred billion dollars in defensive weaponry while Iran,
Syria and Lebanon have developed and purchased offensive weapons with Russia withholding the advanced anti-aircraft and missile technology after a
personal visit to Moscow by Israel.
No Israeli warship would ever attempt to stop a ship in the Persian Gulf.
The most complex and delicate crop circle was produced this week just 18 months since the last proving that Moore's Law is still in effect at
The United States has invested more money than the rest of the world combined in it's military again for the 65th consecutive year. While Castro and
many others see America's demise I have a feeling that they have more in the tank than you might think.
When the first Iranian missile is fired all the transistors in a hundred miles will melt.
Saved my favorite for last. No matter what happens to me I can trace it back to a conscious decision I made and therefore I am responsible for all my
problems and you can apply the same hypothesis to every event in life. Something makes things happen and I decide how I deal with it and you are on
Money does not mix with art, music, ideas, political systems or love.
Outside of that it is fine.