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Alchemist1906 last won the day on April 28 2013

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  1. While I disagree with where you arrive I applaud your question. Looking at China I think would be misguided, the idea that China is unified by any measure is a great misunderstanding of what is actually going on there. It seems like we keep wanting to point to Venezuela as a great place for order and seem to overlook that it is an incredibly dangerous and corrupt place. If you talk to any Cuban I think you'll be hard-pressed to find someone who believes the country is being run affectively. In many ways you confuse ease with effectiveness. Yes, it is easier to run a country with a so
  2. This actually isn't new. But I think it is magnified in an era where our perceptions are more readily shaped by our engagement with media than our interactions with people. It's very easy to come to those conclusions when you exclude actual interactions with the types of people you denigrate. On the whole it's tough for me to be concerned with these lesser minded people anyway.
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