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by Jon Irenicus
Mon Nov 19, 2018 6:46 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Today in stupid
Replies: 39
Views: 21842

Re: Today in stupid

by Jon Irenicus
Wed Nov 14, 2018 7:08 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Today in stupid
Replies: 39
Views: 21842

Re: Today in stupid

by Jon Irenicus
Mon Nov 12, 2018 9:25 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Q thread
Replies: 26
Views: 12306

Re: Q thread

I'm actually of the view that far from the slippery slope itself being the fallacy, it is the labeling of it as a fallacy which is itself the fallacy. Yes, it can be put to erroneous uses, but more often than not, if you give an inch a mile will be taken, and governments are fond of and notorious fo...
by Jon Irenicus
Mon Nov 12, 2018 7:04 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: WW1 thread
Replies: 0
Views: 1086

WW1 thread

Since it's topical and a favourite of "alternative" histories.



And a couple of articles.
by Jon Irenicus
Mon Nov 12, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Q thread
Replies: 26
Views: 12306

Re: Q thread

It's become pretty common in discourse these days to see any repetition of points deemed "inappropriate" as part of the problem, whether this be in terms of global warming, race realism, gender realism (e.g. the Damore brouhaha) or any number of other topics. It is censorship of views and often fact...
by Jon Irenicus
Mon Nov 12, 2018 12:05 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Modern Monetary Theory
Replies: 2
Views: 1968

Re: Modern Monetary Theory

I’ve not seen much in its arguments that isn’t either part of Austrian theory or a repetition of Keynesian fallacies, plus disagreements with Austrians that usually amount to nothing more than technical quibbling. The blog Spontaneous Finance has some good take downs of their theory.
by Jon Irenicus
Wed Oct 17, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: SJWS say the darndest things
Replies: 81
Views: 33430

Re: SJWS say the darndest things

by Jon Irenicus
Wed Oct 17, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Sargon interviews Steve Bannon
Replies: 4
Views: 4646

Re: Sargon interviews Steve Bannon

I wouldn't go so far as to say he's dull, but he's essentially just advocating "common sense" conservatism/patriotism - the fact that he's derided as a "fascist" or a "Nazi" for it is just a sign how far the left has gone in taking power. He's not as fiery as Trump or Farage, but then very few peopl...
by Jon Irenicus
Fri Oct 12, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: What are you currently reading?
Replies: 18
Views: 9566

Re: What are you currently reading?

Some of their papers/reports have Austrian vibes to them.