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    Re: Dictatorship of the proletariat vs. dictatorship of the bankers

    Quote Originally Posted by Canell View Post
    Yeah, all right, but if you have to choose between those two evils, which is the lesser one?
    We have a dictatorship by the bankers now. Ergo, why would we have bailed out the "Banksters?" If there had been a vote on this issue, it would not have happened. Our politicians are obviously "bought and sold" and just as obviously the bankers must be doing the buying and selling. Central Banks are the World's worst nightmare and they are running most of the World. They are running the world into the ground. Where's a good guillotine when you need one?

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    Re: Dictatorship of the proletariat vs. dictatorship of the bankers

    Quote Originally Posted by DaveFagan View Post
    We have a dictatorship by the bankers now. Ergo, why would we have bailed out the "Banksters?" If there had been a vote on this issue, it would not have happened. Our politicians are obviously "bought and sold" and just as obviously the bankers must be doing the buying and selling. Central Banks are the World's worst nightmare and they are running most of the World. They are running the world into the ground. Where's a good guillotine when you need one?
    I disagree we do not have any form of dictatorship at all. Only people who disagree with the current system and want a completly new one (usually it does end up being a dictatorship) claim we are living in a dictatorship. In a democracy there will always be decisions made that you disagree with. In fact in any form of govt you will find that (unless of course you happen to be the dictator) Same is true for corruption/fraud etc. it happens in EVERY single type of govt system you can possibly think of. Democracy has proven to be the least oppresive of any form of govt devised to date.
    As to dictatorship of the proletariat we have had soo soo many. None of them have been anything more than a mere dictatorship ALL have been very very bad!
    Soviet Union
    Communist China
    North Korea
    Cuba
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    Re: Dictatorship of the proletariat vs. dictatorship of the bankers

    Quote Originally Posted by Harry Guerrilla View Post
    I'd rather have someone rule me, that's more cunning, than someone who is prone to radical emotional decision making.
    Bingo. Given their track records, give me the bankers. Bankers occasionally screw up and make bad bets, but when the proletariat screw up, millions of people starve to death.

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    Re: Dictatorship of the proletariat vs. dictatorship of the bankers

    Quote Originally Posted by cpwill View Post
    Bingo. Given their track records, give me the bankers. Bankers occasionally screw up and make bad bets, but when the proletariat screw up, millions of people starve to death.
    Pretty much.
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    Re: Dictatorship of the proletariat vs. dictatorship of the bankers

    Quote Originally Posted by DaveFagan View Post
    I think the Banksters represent about .01% not 1%. They are the de facto face of the leaders of the New World Order. I'd rather be ruled by a bunch of morons than a group that is willing to sacrifice the planet for Ronnie Reagan's mantra, "Greed is good." The Corporatocracy/Plutocracy rules and the true morons don't know that. You wonder if it is depletion of gray matter or genetics.

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    Re: Dictatorship of the proletariat vs. dictatorship of the bankers

    Quote Originally Posted by Canell View Post
    Yeah, all right, but if you have to choose between those two evils, which is the lesser one?
    if forced to put absolute power in the hands of one entity or another, i would choose the entity with the most hands in order to dilute it as much as possible. given this, i'd pick the proletariat.

    either choice would result in the failure of the theoretical state, however.

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    Re: Dictatorship of the proletariat vs. dictatorship of the bankers

    If I can't have "Dictatorship of the Goshin" then I don't want dictatorship at all.




    Also, you forgot to add the option "Rootebega" to your poll.

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    Re: Dictatorship of the proletariat vs. dictatorship of the bankers

    The bankers, the rich are proven dishonest and unworthy of any oxygen just like the teaparty

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    Re: Dictatorship of the proletariat vs. dictatorship of the bankers

    Stupid question, but given those choices, I choose the bankers. They tend to be more intelligent and make more rational decisions. That's the same reason why, as someone brought up earlier, I'd rather have a dictatorship of the 1%. At least they were smart enough to get to the 1%. The 99% tend to be idiots.
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    Re: Dictatorship of the proletariat vs. dictatorship of the bankers

    Quote Originally Posted by Cephus View Post
    Stupid question, but given those choices, I choose the bankers. They tend to be more intelligent and make more rational decisions. That's the same reason why, as someone brought up earlier, I'd rather have a dictatorship of the 1%. At least they were smart enough to get to the 1%. The 99% tend to be idiots.


    Hmm.. I have to admit you have a point there, with one little caveat: There's no guarantee the banksters or 1%ers will make decisions that benefit the majority of us, rather than decisions that benefit them, perhaps at our expense.

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