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User avatar #52180 to #52137 - lightarcanine (11/21/2013) [-]
While I agree that his views are much too extreme, I do say that flag burning should be legal. I mean, Texas v. Johnson in 1989 already determined that flag burning is an expression of speech. As it doesn't harm anyone, I see no issue with it. And as for vandalism of national monuments, that's apples to oranges. Monuments are owned by the federal government, your own personal flag isn't. Once something is your property, in your possession, you can do what you want with it as long as it doesn't present a danger to the public.
User avatar #52183 to #52180 - byposted (11/21/2013) [-]
I find the problem to be this expansion of what "speech" designates. The Supreme Court is due to define money as speech, further turning elections into corporate undertakings.

Can it be my "speech" to pull down my pants in the middle of the road and begin doing my business? It can be, but it goes against public decency and thus is not sanctioned under law. I cannot even do this on my front yard, even though it is my property, for this very reason. Public codes in general can be said to be a violation of speech, expanding this thought. What right is it for some state workers to tell me that I can't have an air conditioner in my window?

Jurisprudence has its basis in the linking of state and society, and the flag is the symbol of society. Flag desecration being sanctioned under the law is an irony, in my opinion, as such.
User avatar #52187 to #52183 - lightarcanine (11/21/2013) [-]
As I said, the action of burning a flag doesn't harm anyone else. Jacking on a street corner or your front yard does. As ironic as it is, flag burning is protected as it should be. The United States has a duty it would seem to protect the accused instead of just laying down punishments. Though the speech may not be popular and offensive to some, those opinions are protected.
User avatar #52198 to #52187 - byposted (11/21/2013) [-]
I know we disagree but the way in which "harm" is being used here is silly.

I could argue that jacking off on a streetcorner doesn't "harm" anyone else either. Burning a flag and jacking off both have the same shocking effects to the public, but neither result in people dropping dead. Why, don't you remember when it was illegal for womyn to dress a certain way and for blacks to drink at certain water fountains by "bigoted" standards?

Billionaires being able to pool tons of money into campaigns doesn't "harm" anybody either. So why continue to regulate campaigns? That's a violation of "speech," etc.

Note that "speech" has gone beyond simply "opinions" by this slippery slope. I, of course, do not consider flag desecration to be an expounding of "opinions" as I have studied the foundations of law. It is dangerous to disregard fundamental truths; law does not exist to protect "speech" in all of its manifestations but to regulate the nation.
User avatar #52199 to #52198 - lightarcanine (11/21/2013) [-]
I know that you're rather deep-rooted in your opinions, as am I, so I feel it would be best to end this argument now. I have much more I could say, but I'm tired and I have a paper to write.

Take care of yourself.
User avatar #52184 to #52183 - byposted (11/21/2013) [-]
Rather, the flag would be a symbol of both.
User avatar #52158 to #52137 - jewishcommunazi ONLINE (11/21/2013) [-]
Yes, but the sentence should be something soft, just so it simply transmits a "shame on you".
User avatar #52145 to #52137 - undeadwill (11/21/2013) [-]
da fuk?
User avatar #52139 to #52137 - akkere ONLINE (11/21/2013) [-]
"Reagan fucks Satan in hell"
That's a porn I think we can all do without.
#52114 - anonymous (11/20/2013) [-]
Is there like a map or anything where you can see the territory in Syria?
Like if areas are under control by the army or occupied by the opposition?
#52117 to #52114 - byposted (11/20/2013) [-]
This is an old map from earlier this year. (red = SAA, yellow = Kurds, green = Israeli/Saudi Nomadic Goat Herders). Much progress has been made since this map was published: No longer is the situation around Damascus so precarious as is recently evidenced by the capture of Qara, the situation in the southwest near Daraa is very good, Homs's outlying territories are being cleansed, gains in Idlib have been seen these past months with concurrent advances on Aleppo's east and the Kurds have been doing well to put pressure on the ISIL in particular. Insha'Allah, Assad should cleanse them after the goat herders are taken care of!

Song for the Syrian Army - our victory is inevitable
#52116 to #52114 - pebar (11/20/2013) [-]
it's from march so it's probably outdated
User avatar #52125 to #52116 - byposted (11/20/2013) [-]
If it's simply portraying terrorist "activity," of course not. They are still capable of killing civilians in Damascus as they have. It's just that they are the ones fleeing in the Damascus provinces now. It is indeed outdated on plenty of the cities, though. Homs and Qusayr have long been liberated.
#52112 - anonymous (11/20/2013) [-]
A socialist is mad as fuck at me because I'm going to be inheriting a lot of money, and I asked him how I should invest in it

Is this a common trait in socialism?
User avatar #52136 to #52112 - lulzforhiroshima (11/21/2013) [-]
You should invest it into a market that will lead you to profit such as buying a property. This is what my Dad did multiple times in Florida and is leaving me for inheritance other then the house and cars.
#52371 to #52136 - anonymous (11/24/2013) [-]
Actually, I did say i was inheriting money.

But I'll be inheriting like...180 houses
User avatar #52377 to #52371 - lulzforhiroshima (11/24/2013) [-]
i know you said your inheriting money, thats why i said you should invest it somehow into the market so i dont really get what you were thinking when you wrote that

Also 180 houses? So your gonna be getting like in the 10's of millions?
User avatar #52131 to #52112 - jewishcommunazi ONLINE (11/20/2013) [-]
Generally, socialists aren't very fond of inheritance, most of us want it to be at least temporarily abolished as soon as the Dictatorship of the Proletariat is estabilished.
User avatar #52133 to #52131 - byposted (11/20/2013) [-]
But I understand your ideology. I just don't get the "temporary abolishment" part.
User avatar #52134 to #52133 - jewishcommunazi ONLINE (11/20/2013) [-]
I might've understood it wrong and not be as temporary as I assumed.
#52132 to #52131 - byposted (11/20/2013) [-]
Marxian socialists*    
Inheritance is private property. A "temporary" abolishment of inheritance would soon turn into the, theoretically at least, confiscation of all private property. Picture related.
Marxian socialists*

Inheritance is private property. A "temporary" abolishment of inheritance would soon turn into the, theoretically at least, confiscation of all private property. Picture related.
User avatar #52126 to #52112 - maddboiy (11/20/2013) [-]
tell him you're going to invest it in buying a factory in Malaysia and utilise it's cheap Labour to obtain maximum surplus value. Then stand back and watch his head explode with anger
User avatar #52115 to #52112 - pebar (11/20/2013) [-]
Milton Friedman - Redistribution of Wealth Yes, socialists blame the bourgeoisie for taking care of their own through things like inheritance.
#52122 to #52115 - anonymous (11/20/2013) [-]

he actually called me a bourgeoisie multiple times

what does it even mean?
User avatar #52135 to #52122 - jewishcommunazi ONLINE (11/20/2013) [-]
By socialist definition, it's the ruling class under capitalism.
User avatar #52159 to #52135 - jewishcommunazi ONLINE (11/21/2013) [-]
You probably just meant burgeois though, he might be mad at you, but not to the point where he calls you an entire social class.
User avatar #52124 to #52122 - pebar (11/20/2013) [-]
The owners of the means of production (like factory equipment), unlike the proletariat who sell their labor for a wage.

basically employers
User avatar #52123 to #52122 - azumeow (11/20/2013) [-]
Basically, rich snobby asshole.
#52127 to #52123 - byposted (11/20/2013) [-]
Not really. Socialists make it sound that way because they're all members of this class themselves. They're stuck well into the last century and assume they're working in coal mines as they read Marx.
User avatar #52128 to #52127 - azumeow (11/20/2013) [-]
I know that's not the actual definition, but I was just trying to explain it in context. I will sit here in my wrongness and be wrong, though.
User avatar #52129 to #52128 - byposted (11/20/2013) [-]
You may understand it but OP may not. Socialists are almost all well off and in college. In that sense, they're not very different from old Socialists except that they live in a much different world than their predecessors. They are championing around 15 dollar minimum wage in Chicago as if it has connection with the Pullman strikes. Quite silly.
User avatar #52148 to #52107 - marinepenguin (11/21/2013) [-]
"Assault weapons" isn't even a real term. The media fucked it up and made a new category of weaponry. Assault Rifle would be the correct term, but guns they describe have handguns and submachine guns involved and those are totally wrong.
User avatar #52109 to #52107 - pebar (11/20/2013) [-]
It makes slightly more sense than banning guns because of pistol grips and flash hiders, but banning a 9mm fmj because it has too much stopping power is laughable.
User avatar #52110 to #52109 - undeadwill (11/20/2013) [-]
Wait what? They said the 9mm is too much? The fuck?
User avatar #52102 - Shiny (11/20/2013) [-]
You need to login to view this link

How long can you last, politics board?
User avatar #52072 - undeadwill (11/20/2013) [-]
I need to decide on a major.
User avatar #52103 to #52072 - Shiny (11/20/2013) [-]
Major in something useful, minor in something fun, and of course, don't depend solely on a degree to increase your competitiveness.
User avatar #52108 to #52103 - undeadwill (11/20/2013) [-]
Aig, mechanical, economic and business as a minor? Or vise vesa
User avatar #52111 to #52108 - Shiny (11/20/2013) [-]
Either is probably fine, it depends largely on what is more important to you.
User avatar #52080 to #52072 - akkere ONLINE (11/20/2013) [-]
Double major in Mechanical Engineering and Business reportin' in,
Have you thought of taking in a co-op program?
User avatar #52083 to #52080 - undeadwill (11/20/2013) [-]
My father owns a massive ranch. I was always meant to help him on the ranch.

So aig would be good.
User avatar #52086 to #52083 - akkere ONLINE (11/20/2013) [-]
Sooo... You want to work in a labor position, or an insurance broker or... What exactly is it you want to be?

A co-op program is something a lot of colleges have, where they allow students to enter an internship of some kind in a career of the respective major. Sometimes it's paid, sometimes it isn't. The main part of co-ops is to give you experience for the books, but it also serves to give students an opportunity to have a real-time perspective on the career associated with the major, and to be able to decide whether or not they actually want to be in that major.
User avatar #52094 to #52086 - undeadwill (11/20/2013) [-]
How expensive is it?
User avatar #52101 to #52094 - akkere ONLINE (11/20/2013) [-]
Co-Ops? They usually don't charge you, I think most colleges will actually have the expenses paid for by their own hands, even if you get paid for the internship.
User avatar #52073 to #52072 - pebar (11/20/2013) [-]
I'm working on accounting with a minor in economics
User avatar #52078 to #52073 - lulzforhiroshima (11/20/2013) [-]
Accounting huh? Can you tell me a bit about it. Like what you do most and if you like it, ect. If you don't mind.
User avatar #52093 to #52078 - pebar (11/20/2013) [-]
I haven't actually started much yet. You can't take the intro class til sophomore year (which I'm not). The only experience I have was a bookkeeping class I took in highschool.
User avatar #52096 to #52093 - lulzforhiroshima (11/20/2013) [-]
do you know the basic debit, credit crap and balance sheets and shit? Or are you all new to accounting material?
User avatar #52097 to #52096 - pebar (11/20/2013) [-]
yeah, that's basic bookkeeping grunt work
User avatar #52098 to #52097 - lulzforhiroshima (11/20/2013) [-]
ohh i guess thats what i'm doing now, shiiiiiiieeeeet. Accounting must be harder then i thought.
User avatar #52099 to #52098 - pebar (11/20/2013) [-]
it doesn't take a college education to be a bookkeeper
User avatar #52095 to #52093 - lulzforhiroshima (11/20/2013) [-]
ohh im taking it now, (last year of highschool)
User avatar #52075 to #52073 - undeadwill (11/20/2013) [-]
I have no idea what I want to do I think teaching sometimes or technical.
User avatar #52076 to #52075 - pebar (11/20/2013) [-]
technical as in engineering?
User avatar #52084 to #52076 - undeadwill (11/20/2013) [-]
#52058 - pebar (11/19/2013) [-]
Just signed up for an intro to macro econ for next semester. Hopefully I'll learn more about Keynesian, monetarists, and Austrian theories, as well as more about the federal reserve and the impact of fractional reserve banking.

Meanwhile, I'm on the waiting list for some other classes I wanted to take even though I started signing up in the first minutes I was allowed. Pesky upperclassmen and their priority...
#52049 - animedudej (11/19/2013) [-]
so... i heard America had listened in on 33m cell-phone conversations in Norway...   
what do you have to say in your defence, America?   
 now i just hate you even more
so... i heard America had listened in on 33m cell-phone conversations in Norway...

what do you have to say in your defence, America?

now i just hate you even more
User avatar #52071 to #52049 - akkere ONLINE (11/20/2013) [-]
Got news for you bud; we're not the only ones doing it. We're just the best at it - Norway's probably got their own surveillance system set up, and if they don't, they're working on it.

If you've kept yourself in the dark this long, then you can put yourself in the blame pool just as easily for not being informed until it was handed to you on a silver platter.
User avatar #52077 to #52074 - akkere ONLINE (11/20/2013) [-]
Yep. France also got caught red handed a while back too, and they tried to slap us
I think we're witnessing a domino effect where everyone's trying to play the blame game, and then suddenly their surveillance program gets revealed to the world.
My father once told me how he had a computer teacher that had a brilliant insight as to how technology was going to be (this was back in the... early 80s? late 70s?), predicting a computer would not only be available to the private home, but also advanced enough to be in the telephone and cellular device, but also predicting that 1984 was going to become a reality through the advancement in technology.
Quite the conundrum we have here.
User avatar #52065 to #52049 - lulzforhiroshima (11/19/2013) [-]
hurr durr amerifart hurr durr
User avatar #52067 to #52066 - lulzforhiroshima (11/19/2013) [-]
how am i trolling? im just pointing out your autism with the whole typical "americans suck, i hate u" crap. Go fuck yourself.
User avatar #52069 to #52067 - animedudej (11/19/2013) [-]
has Autism become an offensive word now? holy shit, i am so offended
User avatar #52070 to #52069 - lulzforhiroshima (11/19/2013) [-]
Great, now fuck off.
User avatar #52055 to #52049 - undeadwill (11/19/2013) [-]
Not our fault your government agreed to it.
User avatar #52056 to #52055 - animedudej (11/19/2013) [-]
isnt the people in power chosen by the people themselves? if so it's all your fault
User avatar #52119 to #52056 - azumeow (11/20/2013) [-]
Your fault too in that case, genius...
User avatar #52120 to #52119 - animedudej (11/20/2013) [-]
i'm norwegian
User avatar #52121 to #52120 - azumeow (11/20/2013) [-]
"Not our fault your government agreed to it."
User avatar #52059 to #52056 - pebar (11/19/2013) [-]
congress has a 9% approval rating right now
User avatar #52061 to #52059 - animedudej (11/19/2013) [-]
if thats true, then your system is broken
User avatar #52118 to #52061 - azumeow (11/20/2013) [-]
The US political system is so broken that the parties in power are able to make it impossible for another candidate to get on ballots if they want to.

Hell, IIRC, Ohio simply doesn't even show third-party candidates on their ballots.
User avatar #52062 to #52061 - pebar (11/19/2013) [-]
Gerrymandering Explained
The Problems with First Past the Post Voting Explained Yes it is.
Polls show that a majority of citizens think our two party system sucks
User avatar #52063 to #52062 - animedudej (11/19/2013) [-]
in Norway you can create a political party if you have enough people who sign up for it

though as a consequence we have silly political parties like the "Paint the roads blue party" though they do not have enough members to become anything special
#52057 to #52056 - pebar (11/19/2013) [-]
AHAHAHA that's so cute
well... yes
well............. pic related
User avatar #52054 to #52049 - pebar (11/19/2013) [-]
it's cause y'all are a bunch o' commies
But in all seriousness, the government is a loose cannon right now (and usually is). The government is ignoring the constraints put upon it by we the people.
User avatar #52052 to #52049 - Shiny (11/19/2013) [-]
Uhh... terrorists
User avatar #52053 to #52052 - animedudej (11/19/2013) [-]
what is with america and having to medle with every other countries matters... you've got more important problems yourself
#52130 to #52053 - byposted (11/20/2013) [-]
Why didn't your barbarian viking ancestors just leave their neighbors alone? Surely, they could've used their time spent pillaging on developing civilization or something constructive like that.
Why didn't your barbarian viking ancestors just leave their neighbors alone? Surely, they could've used their time spent pillaging on developing civilization or something constructive like that.
User avatar #52068 to #52053 - lulzforhiroshima (11/19/2013) [-]
haha its not as simple as that...
#52047 - pebar (11/19/2013) [-]
Our desire to work will keep production moving
User avatar #52048 to #52047 - Shiny (11/19/2013) [-]
Did you see the NSA series Scott Adams made? Dude had a some serious balls putting them in a newspaper.
#52060 to #52050 - valeriya (11/19/2013) [-]
"We lost all of our company data and our backups too.

"So I hacked into our governments secret database where they keep records of every thing we say or do and go it all back

"I feel as I should be doing something now"

"Well everything is working fine"

My eyes hurt.
User avatar #52051 to #52050 - pebar (11/19/2013) [-]
fucking gifs.....
#52019 - pebar (11/19/2013) [-]
Comment Picture
Jesus Was Shot by Lee Harvey Oswald in the 1300's
User avatar #52045 to #52019 - schnizel (11/19/2013) [-]
User avatar #52044 to #52019 - undeadwill (11/19/2013) [-]
No way this is real.
User avatar #52024 to #52019 - lulzforhiroshima (11/19/2013) [-]
i cant, i cant, i have lost the ability to can.
User avatar #51996 - jewishcommunazi ONLINE (11/19/2013) [-]
How do you free marketeers (I'm using a new word for you people, do you like it?) think monopolies are prevented under a free market economy without or almost without intervention on it?
User avatar #52046 to #51944 - schnizel (11/19/2013) [-]
You can't flim flam the zim zam
User avatar #52064 to #52046 - CapnInterwebz (11/19/2013) [-]
You can't nig nog the Zim Dog for outsmartin' Martin
User avatar #52007 to #51944 - lulzforhiroshima (11/19/2013) [-]
ohh man you should read the comments, the libtards are so far up his ass with this shit
#51971 to #51944 - anonymous (11/19/2013) [-]
To be fair, I sometimes forget my family members are white, too.
User avatar #51933 - schnizel (11/18/2013) [-]
Islam in Europe: Londonistan
User avatar #52017 to #51933 - lulzforhiroshima (11/19/2013) [-]
this is what i hate, THIS IS EXACTLY WHAT THE FUCK I'VE BEEN TALKING ABOUT. islam will destroy europe, mark my fucking words they will be the death of democratized society.
User avatar #52039 to #52017 - schnizel (11/19/2013) [-]
I lubs you
User avatar #51949 to #51933 - maddboiy (11/18/2013) [-]
fuck em
User avatar #52018 to #51898 - lulzforhiroshima (11/19/2013) [-]
sounds great. Also good for England for having an apparent "80%" majority right-wing media. If this is true i should probably start giving the country more respect.
User avatar #51943 to #51898 - akkere ONLINE (11/18/2013) [-]
Is this guy the right-wing version of Piers Morgan?
#51951 to #51943 - anonymous (11/18/2013) [-]
Worse. Cameron actually has power.
User avatar #51911 to #51898 - christianwarrior (11/18/2013) [-]
Capitalism was made purely for atheists like Ayn Rand to indulge in one of the seven sins known as greed, i knew England was dying thanks to islam buttfuckery but this is ridiculous.

Oink oink you objectivist fag.
User avatar #51912 to #51911 - pebar (11/18/2013) [-]
Sounds like Jesus was a communist
User avatar #51923 to #51912 - christianwarrior (11/18/2013) [-]
All modern political ideologies are disgusting because they stray away from a pure religious worldview. The only thing that matters is having faith in the lord and let him give and take.
User avatar #51929 to #51923 - undeadwill (11/18/2013) [-]
And what believe our government should be set up as?
User avatar #51941 to #51939 - undeadwill (11/18/2013) [-]
uhhh..... God as in god will come down and run everything or men with god's word will come down and run everything?
User avatar #51940 to #51939 - liberalgodess (11/18/2013) [-]
You religious nuts have no right to impose your beliefs on others.
User avatar #51906 to #51898 - Shiny (11/18/2013) [-]
So basically, he wants to teach kids to worship capitalism without actually teaching them about economics in general? That surely won't make the UK as consumerist as us.
User avatar #51916 to #51906 - undeadwill (11/18/2013) [-]
That sounds exactly like liberal arts if you replace capitalism with the state the people etc.
User avatar #51919 to #51916 - Shiny (11/18/2013) [-]
The entire point of liberal arts is to be generalized and to help people find their own paths in society. Remember that scientific fields are considered liberal arts.
User avatar #51922 to #51919 - undeadwill (11/18/2013) [-]
But its not worth the money you pay for it.
User avatar #51928 to #51922 - Shiny (11/18/2013) [-]
Because American education is a joke that the rest of the world enjoys telling. An early step toward the corporatist wet dream of hundreds of millions of docile, mediocre and easily exploited labor.
User avatar #51930 to #51928 - undeadwill (11/18/2013) [-]
That's public schools. Not professors.
User avatar #51931 to #51930 - Shiny (11/18/2013) [-]
Yes, professors. University in the US is a for-profit scam that shamelessly gouges students.
User avatar #51932 to #51931 - undeadwill (11/18/2013) [-]
Thanks to one government regulation and two unions.
User avatar #51935 to #51932 - Shiny (11/18/2013) [-]
Horseshit, it has nothing to do with economic regulation. It has to do with the fact that we, as a nation, do not value learning. It is the demand that is causing this abhorrent supply.
User avatar #51936 to #51935 - undeadwill (11/18/2013) [-]
Actually demand for education has risen, while supply has remained very low.
User avatar #51938 to #51936 - Shiny (11/18/2013) [-]
What kind of education, though? People just want cheap, easy degrees because their parents told them that any piece of paper will get them any job.

By the way, any idiot can open a college with enough money. And the end result is always some pathetic company like NAU.
User avatar #51942 to #51938 - akkere ONLINE (11/18/2013) [-]
It's kind of like those martial arts "dojos" that just hand deliver children black belts when the parents pay a premium rate and they're promised they'll be "taught" to that level in 8 months.
User avatar #51899 to #51898 - jewishcommunazi ONLINE (11/18/2013) [-]
I read just a little, but at first glance, it sounds like ridiculously outright attempt for propaganda, why not just include management lessons instead?
#51910 to #51899 - valeriya (11/18/2013) [-]
the daily mirror is best described as a slightly less "left" wing guardian presented like the sun or the daily mail... its not the best newspaper around..
User avatar #51905 to #51899 - undeadwill (11/18/2013) [-]
Because of liberal arts.
User avatar #51909 to #51905 - jewishcommunazi ONLINE (11/18/2013) [-]
That sounds stupid too, what exactly is it?
User avatar #51913 to #51909 - undeadwill (11/18/2013) [-]
Writing, ethics, art. etc.

Stuff that you can't get a job with.

But they use the classes to influence young children
User avatar #51915 to #51913 - jewishcommunazi ONLINE (11/18/2013) [-]
If it wasn't for the brainwashing it would be acceptable though, I like to draw and stuff.
User avatar #51918 to #51915 - undeadwill (11/18/2013) [-]
Enough to pay 2000 bucks for a class?
User avatar #51924 to #51918 - jewishcommunazi ONLINE (11/18/2013) [-]
>Paying for classes.

It sure feels great to live in paradise utopia Yurop (joking).
User avatar #51927 to #51924 - jewishcommunazi ONLINE (11/18/2013) [-]
Jokes aside, free education is essential in my opinion, and people (especially the ones who care) shouldn't have to pay to learn things that will possibly allow them to contribute more in the future.
User avatar #51934 to #51927 - undeadwill (11/18/2013) [-]
1. government controls subject matter.

2. They become more about grades

3. quality is lower.
User avatar #51937 to #51934 - jewishcommunazi ONLINE (11/18/2013) [-]
1- Protect from brainwashing through constitution or something (how would private owners not do it aswell anyway?);

2- Isn't school supposed to be about grades? I'm not saying people who are less capable shouldn't have access to it.

3- (X) Doubt; Public schools in the USA tend to be shitty compared to public schools on other developed countries== like paradise utopia Yurop==. Personally, I don't have many complaints on public schools over here.
User avatar #51989 to #51937 - undeadwill (11/19/2013) [-]
Private owners have been paid for a service they must provide other they can be taken to court.

It means those with higher grades get in while those with lower grade don't. While it may seem fair poorer people often have lower test scores due to problems at home.

Because we lower the standards and still keep exceptions high. Like for example what is an D in your country?
User avatar #51992 to #51989 - jewishcommunazi ONLINE (11/19/2013) [-]
"It means those with higher grades get in while those with lower grade don't. While it may seem fair poorer people often have lower test scores due to problems at home."

Is there a better alternative though?

"...what is an D in your country?"

I don't know, we're evaluated with grades from 1 to 20, 9,5 up is positive. Below that, you'll have to repeat the test or something.
User avatar #52022 to #51992 - undeadwill (11/19/2013) [-]
Everything below 75 here is failing.
User avatar #51908 to #51905 - Shiny (11/18/2013) [-]
User avatar #51914 to #51908 - undeadwill (11/18/2013) [-]
Liberal arts is a place where many students who are still young and don't realize the class is useless go to. The professors generally don't care about teaching marketable skills but progressive, communist or socialist values.

This class is basically a reaction to that.
User avatar #51926 to #51914 - Shiny (11/18/2013) [-]
"Liberal arts" in American education is just a buzzword for easy shit people do for the sake of a degree--even though it has nothing to do with the traditional term.
#51917 to #51914 - valeriya (11/18/2013) [-]
its hard to tell if this is a typical american knee jerk everything i don't like or agree with is communism/socialism or if its actually true
User avatar #51920 to #51917 - undeadwill (11/18/2013) [-]
That is what is happening here.
#51921 to #51920 - valeriya (11/18/2013) [-]
yeah... not just going to take your word for it you know...
User avatar #51925 to #51921 - undeadwill (11/18/2013) [-]
I'll get you your sauce later.
User avatar #52021 to #51925 - lulzforhiroshima (11/19/2013) [-]
pls give him his sauce now (id like to see it to for further arguments)
User avatar #51907 to #51897 - Shiny (11/18/2013) [-]
The SCOTUS has been socially conservative for a while now. You'd be surprised what kind of nationalistic bullshit they turn a blind eye to.
User avatar #51894 - pebar (11/18/2013) [-]
Milton Friedman - Why Drugs Should Be Legalized Is this an overdebated topic?
#51892 - undeadwill (11/18/2013) [-]
I found this as an ad.

It won't be Hilary. This is what will happen.

Democrats try someone (Female) possibly unknown in order to lessen the failure when a republican wins. The democrats who still have their jobs then institute the full weight of the laws they pass on regulations of business and investors will break the stock market. Thus leading people to say "Capitalism is fail" Then the democrats move back in with anther female (possible Hillary) driven by "muh female oppression" leading to the democrats in key places to lessen up and the investors on wall street to go back to using fraud to keep the system alive a little longer.
User avatar #51890 - schnizel (11/18/2013) [-]
Everyone is militia! (revised ending)
User avatar #51889 - schnizel (11/18/2013) [-]

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