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Old 06-27-2017, 11:30 AM
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I don't think controlling the flow of information would prevent that. It would only hide it under the surface.
To be sure! But you can't celebrate violent anarchy as a triumph over oppressive monarchy!

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Truth is a lot rarer than many people are willing to admit. Sometimes you just have to build a consensus. That consensus should involve more people than just the ones who can disseminate information.
Truth, indeed, is an ideal. One I can't fully believe in. I used the term liberally (in a rhetorical rather than political sense).

But consensus is not the foundation of science. Reason and empiricism is. There was a time when the 'consensus' was that slavery was perfectly fine.

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Say what you will, but I know what you did to that spider.
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And the HRE was a meme that went too far.
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You are pretty cool for being one of the bad guys.
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I was probably just upset about the Horde fleet in the Second War.
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