"The US and also the Canadian gov't are on the wrong side of history here. If you're concerned about human rights, then Israel as I know from experience has an appalling record and makes even Hamas look like amateurs. If you steal…"
"Well in Canada at least socialism is not a bad word.
I note merely that whatever your gov't may have wasted in the last four years is nothing compared to the previous administration who started two unnecessary wars and illegally invaded a…"
"The problem is where does free choice end and were does corporate greed begin? Supply makes demand and corporations will do everything in their power to increase their profits by increasing supply. Corporations need to be regulated by…"
“My two fingers on a typewriter have never connected with my brain. My hand on a pen does. A fountain pen, of course. Ball-point pens are only good for filling out forms on a plane.”-Graham GreeneThis group is for those who love fountain pens.See More
"Iron sharpens iron." A place for men to impact each other by debate and exchange of ideas. This is a group where no ideas are off limits. If your motto is, "I never talk about politics or religion," this group is probably not for you. A "gym" for thinkers.See More
"For someone well-traveled, it's frustrating to try to engage in discussion with people who have a narrow or limited point of reference; especially when these same people assume that what little they've experienced is the benchmark against…"
"I agree with the consensus here. Leave, you won't be missed.
As for Americans being clueless to the world stage in some cases in some aspects you may be correct. BUT, I will say this. Americans have fought and died for other…"
"Brach. You are what we call here, an arrogant prick. You claim to be worldly, yet fall to the same conceit as many truly unknowing people: you prejudge us based on your own limited experience. Shame, really you probably cannot see you are…"
"One thing I learned, and rather late in life;
Don't let your fears, shortcomings and failures define who you are.
I spent a greater part of my life thinking "I just don't do that sort of thing." and passed up the opportunities to…"
"Steep price does not mean quality, nor that you will like it. I am a fan of the maduro wrapper, a rather dark, rich smoke. Rocky Patel has some stellar cigars, as does Padron. Now, the dirty little secret is that the top brands…"