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TeaPartier last won the day on April 16 2011

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  1. Lol, nice profile picture.

  2. someone suggested marinading the beef before hand, which is an excellent idea for the second attempt
  3. Spicy, tastes good, but the meat is kind of bland. My Chili (first attempt) 3 tbsp EVOO 1 onion, diced 2 stalks celery, diced 1 green bell pepper, diced 1 jalapeno, finely chopped 2 lbs ground beef 1/2 tsp pepper 1 tsp salt 1 tsp Paprika 2 tbsp Cumin 2 tbsp Chili Powder 1/2 tsp Louisiana Hot Sauce 1/2 tsp cayenne 2 fresh tomatoes, diced 1 clove garlic, minced Method: 1. Pat the beef dry and mix the salt and pepper in with your hands. 2. Heat a large heavy bottomed pot over medium heat; add olive oil and stir in veggies. 3. Add beef to the pot by pullin
  4. i have previously volunteered to write lyrics if someone wants to make some music
  5. this is a hilarious question, I've never thought of it before. this is a good point
  6. Haha that's awesome bro, Hofstadter and Wachowski combo. Yeah this was a great philosophically neutral action movie. me likey.
  7. I don't think I've earned my way to be thought of like the idealized characters in Atlas Shrugged, as of yet. However I do not feel fundamentally incapable or inadequate to ever improve myself to earn the heroic status that is demonstrated in this book. You seem to be saying that one has to be delusional to think it is even possible to act morally and think by means of reason. What is your objection here? Explain. ... and NO I don't think this thread needs to be closed ...
  8. Well it appears by this statement, that you think yourself as being fundamentally and irrevocably immoral, and you are feeling bad because Ayn Rand does such an excellent job of making known the destruction that results of one's immorality. No, I don't hold that same premise as you, so yes, it was very inspiring to me to see the concretization of such immensely moral figures in Atlas Shrugged. If you mean, sacrificing love for those parts of myself based upon evasions, falsehoods, and immorality - in exchange for seizing upon and uplifting those parts of myself based upon fact, whole t
  9. http://www.objectivistcenter.org/cth--71-Has_Objectivism_Been_Refuted.aspx
  10. This analysis is full of epic failure I don't care to mention right this moment, but he does ask some awesome questions and occasionally raise some awesome legitimate points. Apparently Rand has said this: “The possibility of human immorality is not the only objection to anarchy: even a society whose every member were fully rational and faultlessly moral, could not function in a state of anarchy; it is the need of objective laws and of an arbiter for honest disagreements among men that necessitates the establishment of a government” -- which IMO is completely wrong. The wri
  11. awful response. suffice to say I wouldn't want you in charge of my doctor.
  12. *He's not an irrational hedonist, he is in pain, thus takes pain drugs in order to rationally function. That's the opposite. *His life isn't a morass of emotionality and chaos, he's just surrounded by emotional morons. So he keeps to himself because he's specifically *not* an emotional moron / whim-worshiper. *His ends do justify his means. Breaking into someone's house to save their life in the sorts of medical emergencies he faces is perfectly justifiable in Objectivism, where the standard of value is *life* your analysis is full of fail. The fact that his standard of value is LIFE,
  13. Good god... the idiocy that gets into these forums...
  14. I think this insane question reveals everything that is needed to be known about you...
  15. First of all, this is worse than ignorant, it sounds like intentional misinformation as a means to attack and destroy (as is so typical of the liberal left and the mainstream media): The following is the best explanation I have seen of what the Tea Party movement actually is, as well as what it should be. I have found Tea Partiers of all stripes highly receptive to this message and this reasoning, even moderate and very liberal Tea Partiers which is of course surprising. http://aynrand.org/site/DocServer/What_Tea....pdf?docID=2081 And after reading that, they are
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