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    Right to bear arms

    When I lived in the States, I always went armed (legally.) Remember the old adage, "When seconds count, the police are only minutes away." Remember too, the police are not required to respond to any 911 call or protect you against harm the state did not create. (DeShaney v. Winnebago County...
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    The 15-Minute City

    We've all heard of Moreno's brainchild. What do you think? Environmentally, I say "Great!" In terms of community, "Maybe!" Socially? It doesn't take a dystopian to envision lock-down of neighborhoods as a control measure. Visas to travel from Queens to Manhattan, say. Worse, said neighborhoods...
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    Murderous Communism

    You have a point. Offend somebody in popular discourse and they scream, "Nazi!" Back at dear old University of Texas-Austin, I suggested someone's point of view was Stalinist. The reply? "At least he was anti-Nazi!" Examples could be multiplied.
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    You might be onto something. But, really, your tone comes off like every other spiritual snake-oil salesman. I'm not saying that's what you are. But hubris is like lard: it DOES add something to the taste, but moderation is called for.