The Truth



Alan McKendree amck at thenetdr.com
Tue Mar 27 00:22:05 CDT 2007


> From: "Jim M" <nakedi at comcast.net>
> Date: March 26, 2007 10:55:58 AM CDT
>>> We are care takers.
>>
>> For whom?
>
> For future generations of human beings.  It seemed pretty clear to me.

Russia ran its entire economy into bankruptcy and ruin trying to  
build a glorious nation for the citizens of the future.  Future  
generations aren't the proper standard for judging today's  
activities.  All we can reasonably do is make choices that make sense  
for ourselves, for our lifetimes and the foreseeable future after that.

> Of course, if you feel that private enterprise does a piss poor job of
> preserving anything natural or beautiful, you've also got the right  
> to vote
> for representatives who will acquire it on our behalf, to preserve  
> such
> treasures not just for the wealthy tourists that will help them turn a
> profit, but for all of us, as a whole.

Oh yes, nationalizing them.  Another step toward the socialism I  
mentioned in my earlier post.  You certainly have the right to vote  
for representatives who'll give you more of it.  From what I see,  
you'll have plenty of company.

Cheers,
Alan McKendree
"the average Texan...carries not just a gun but a SHOTGUN."  --Pete  
Townshend, 1967




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