It's annoying. I generally skip over your posts because it is just you linking to sites and not actually debating as such....
I'm thinkin'......between the title (of my post) and any related position I've taken (with the site backing-up
my position), in the post, I'm lookin' for
If no one sees any reason to debate (against) my position, or doesn't have the ammo
to do so, fine....the post can die-on-the-vine.
Too often (in forum's, in-general), people state their positions.....based on nothing.....except their "gut"; no historical-references or historical-precedents...yet, consider it a valid position....merely because they're drawing-breath. Typically, too
-many people rely on rhetoric, and....more-often-than-not...they're "conservative" talking-points/rhetoric; no pain, no gain, no research required, and (certainly) no thinking
Am I tryin' to get a rise
outta people? Hell, yeah
!! If I wasn't certain (about my position), I wouldn't even raise the subject!! If someone knows something I
don't, I wanna hear
what-it-is they know....seriously
!!! I'm no lemming
. I detest lemmings
! I prefer to develop my own positions.....rather-than jumping on whatever hip, trendy bandwagon
passes-by (the preference, too-often, by the masses
); much like any lynch-mob.
We're at too
-critical a time (in our History) for anyone to make any stupid mistakes; myself included. Once this Presidential-election is over, we'll be stuck
in that path, for the next 4 years.....or, in a worst-case scenerio (See: 43's Admin), 8
I'm thinkin'.....if people aren't passionate
, about politics, why do they (even) frequent