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Replacing What Works With What Sounds Good



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What an economy of words.

What an economy of words. Sowell is a true font of wisdom.

10-15 million more voters need to believe in non-interventionism (liberty) at home and abroad to change America. Minds changed on Syria. Minds changing on privacy. "Printing money" is part of the dialogue. Win minds through focus, strategy.

Michael Nystrom's picture

The "Food Pyramid" - Sounds good!

Then again, what did I know? I was in maybe 4th grade when I first heard about it.

Food Pyramid! Sounds good!

Works terrible!

He's the man.

I was taught 4-basic food groups

Cyril's picture

LOL.

LOL.

I'm not sure I want to know which shape my food "pyramid" actually has...

Peading guilty, of course :/ But heck, I *did* eventually find myself seeking more vegetables, after a couple decades.

Definitive proof that anything can happen.

"Cyril" pronounced "see real". I code stuff.

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Michael Nystrom's picture

My food pyramid

is round.

He's the man.
Cyril's picture

Can't go on.

Can't go on.

I'm gagging already.

"Cyril" pronounced "see real". I code stuff.

http://Laissez-Faire.Me/Liberty

"To study and not think is a waste. To think and not study is dangerous." -- Confucius

Cyril's picture

Government-advised family planning (read: obliteration)

Government-advised family planning (read: obliteration) - 'sounds good!

"Cyril" pronounced "see real". I code stuff.

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"To study and not think is a waste. To think and not study is dangerous." -- Confucius

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Government-provided education (read: indoctrination)

Government-provided education (read: indoctrination) - 'sounds good!

"Cyril" pronounced "see real". I code stuff.

http://Laissez-Faire.Me/Liberty

"To study and not think is a waste. To think and not study is dangerous." -- Confucius

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Fiat (read: fake) money

Fiat (read: fake) money - 'sounds good!

"Cyril" pronounced "see real". I code stuff.

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"To study and not think is a waste. To think and not study is dangerous." -- Confucius

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(Law-enforced) wealth redistribution

(Law-enforced) wealth redistribution - 'sounds good!

"Cyril" pronounced "see real". I code stuff.

http://Laissez-Faire.Me/Liberty

"To study and not think is a waste. To think and not study is dangerous." -- Confucius

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Subsidized healthcare

Subsidized healthcare - 'sounds good!

"Cyril" pronounced "see real". I code stuff.

http://Laissez-Faire.Me/Liberty

"To study and not think is a waste. To think and not study is dangerous." -- Confucius

Minimum wage

Sounds good!

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Public housing

Sounds good!

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