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Civilization needs the outliers. We need the George Washingtons, Musks, Einsteins, entrepreneurs, scientists, etc to drag the rest of us forward

The average person can sprinkle their beer belly with chip crumbs while binging Netflix, & we're fine because of the progress being made by the outliers

This is why / are so devastating; the reward system for those outliers is ended. So society can't rise above the average, & is slowly pulled down by the under performers

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Winston 1899: “Individual Muslims may show splendid qualities, but the influence of the religion paralyses the social development of those who follow it. No stronger retrograde force exists in the world.”

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In Holland it is tradition to after passing school exams, to hang out our country’s Dutch flag.
Some people don’t feel very Dutch so it seems. I wonder why they bother living here. Except for using my country to their own benefits. Oh, congrats btw...

Thomas Sowell @ThomasSowell

It is amazing how many of the intelligentsia call it “greed” to want to keep what you have earned, but not greed to want to take away what somebody else has earned, and let politicians use it to buy votes.

“I feel relieved for any of the migrants who might be coming through right now … These vigilante groups are very, very dangerous. They don’t care for the constitutional rights and basic human rights of migrants.”

Benvie denied his group posed as border patrol agents and said he was a citizen journalist documenting the need for a border wall promised by

theguardian.com/us-news/2019/j

So the government is going after these guys instead of

How do foreigners have Constitutional rights?

oh really? or maybe people are sick of having shit shoved in their face. remember the baker? yea this is why people are like "do your shit in your bedroom and fuck off out of my life"
'the community' needs to get the hint that not everyone fucking cares. live and let live, until you want to start getting a big dick about your perceived rights, fucking crybullies

RT @Pinboard@twitter.com
This Washington Post article about how "Google’s web browser has become spy software" contains 11 megabytes of ad cruft and includes invasive trackers from at least 20 domains, including Google, the subject of the article. Of course there is no disclosure. washingtonpost.com/technology/

How to spot a (a helpful guide for )

✓ supports and heavy government involvement in important industries
✓ supports gun control (for the sake of controlling dissidents)
✓ believes and even violence or intimidation are necessary to control incorrect conversations and ideas

Look at Social Security, a limited UBI that only 1 in 6 Americans gets. Even with that limit, its trajectory is to bankrupt the world's richest country. Because recipients vote as a bloc against any changes to reduce benefits, even when necessary for fiscal sustainability.

@AtlasFreeman I don't get how I can be called a Nazi when my two main political priorities are preserving free speech and gun rights.

I oppose because is wrong, makes citizens into subjects, and never works.

**Venezuela detains six military, police officials: family members, activists**

"Venezuelan authorities have arrested six members of the country's military and police forces over the weekend, according to relatives of the detainees and human rights activists, as President Nicolas Madu…"

reuters.com/article/us-venezue

#news #bot

Last year Antifa kicked down Tucker Carlson’s front door while his wife was home alone - forcing her to hide in the pantry while she called 911.

Now Antifa is coming after his family again.

That’s just the price he pays for being the last good man on television.
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Timeline of developers of the

1. Develop inferior Twitter knockoff, but the upside is interoperablity via "instances"
2. Discover that this means you may see ideas you don't agree with.
3. Destroy the entire premise of the thing it built by censoring groups that may share ideas that you may not like because you would rather act as morality police to impose your viewpoint

@Tusky @pixelfed

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Liberdon

Liberdon is a Mastodon instance for libertarians, ancaps, anarchists, voluntaryists, agorists, etc to sound off without fear of reprisal from jack or zuck. It was created in the wake of the Great Twitter Cullings of 2018, when a number of prominent libertarian accounts were suspended or banned.