A MORAL DISTINCTION

Jay Klingman nunes at NORTHLINK.COM
Sat Jan 1 12:41:36 MST 2000


Hitler and Stalin were out in orbit and both were one man gov...neither the
US conservatives or liberals can be labeled in the Hitler/Stalin camps but
the liberals are on that path. Many are deserting the liberals and are
coming back to the good old Constitution. Jay

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> From: John B Hammes <economic at NETINS.NET>
> To: RUSHTALK at athena.csdco.com
> Subject: Re: A MORAL DISTINCTION
> Date: Friday, July 11, 1997 9:35 AM
>
> On Mon, 7 Jul 1997, Stephen A. Frye wrote:
>
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> :-)Anytime I hear anything with which a conservative disagrees, the
> :-)conservative applies the label - liberal.
> :-)
> :-)The word has become silly.  I see liberal as being anyone that doesn;t
> :-)agree with a conservative.  Right back into that absolute thing.  And
the
> ---------------------------slash-------------------------
>
> "Anytime"?  Look up that word in the dictionary, and I think you'll
> find you'd rather have used another one.
>
> Stephen:
>
> I'm a conservative.  I manage a group home for mentally disabled ppl.
> I know of a man who can do nothing but sit in a wheelchair, when he
> doesn't have decubitis ulcers on his rear, that is.  He's in his 70s.
> I took him for a Dr. appointment once, and was told by the doctor that
> (in so many words) this man had no right to live since he didn't
> contribute to society.  I didn't call him a liberal, I called him a
> Nazi.  Big difference between Nazis and conservatives, and I've never
> heard any conservative call a Nazi a liberal.
>
> I believe the only people who deserve public aid/welfare are the ones
> who absolutely cannot, under any normally-occurring circumstances,
> help themselves to the point of being self sufficient. The liberal, I
> feel, would put more people into that category than I would, just as a
> Nazi would put fewer people into that category than I would.
>
> I've also seen many conservatives who disagreed with other
> conservatives without putting them into the liberal category, just as
> you've seen them here on this list.  I think the word you might have
> correctly used is "sometimes" instead of "anytime".
>
> John Hammes
> "American"
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>      sickness after I was born.



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