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Note to self: Telling someone how excellent their spouse is, turns out to be horrible failure as friendly trolling device. ;)

CNN asks to joing the "spirituality but not religious" discussion here: http://www.cnn.com/2010/LIVING/personal ... tml?hpt=C1

My first reaction is to bitchslap the jesuit priest who can make such a statement with a straight face without demanding the Vatican sell its art collection and historical documents/artifacts collection (hey, take hi-res images first, by all means) on the open market at the same time.

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so did heinlein suport this project www.new-utopia.com ?since the founder to the name laazarus loong and talk abut a libertain island
or is the wolhoe thing just sued for fraud ?by some investoer or charter citizens ?(could not find any infomation on the internet for class action but some infor from 2005 say sombody would eh take action...and now when usa goverment got all those bank acunntes lisit from foermer tax shleter empolyers in bermuda and antigua..

it did before not just based on the ideas to ayn rand objecvists but also karl popper pilospher any simmlaer ideas ?

sorry i am from north europe i am not so mcuh into libertansim or the way amricans think abut goverment and the difrences between let say ross pero and sarah palin...

sorry enghlis are not my first lanuges


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frank you're doing great ! welcome to the forum :)


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To be absolutely clear about it, I think RAH considered libertarianism to be impossible when combined with a large, complex society and/or democracy. He liked to think about frontier societies, which ideally could be fairly libertarian. He liked to think about picking up and leaving once a society required ID cards. But he was quite capable of advocating policies that led to more liberty in a society that was not, at its base, libertarian.

The Loonies in MOON are an excellent example and I wish I hadn't posted my thinking about them in another thread. To be brief, when they had no choice, because a libertarian society was forced on them by authority (what an irony) They made a go of a very loose society, made it so attractive that many libertarians think of it as their ideal. When they had won their independence, they began a struggle to see whose vision of statism should prevail and left Hazel Stone complaining about their loss of liberty after they won their revolution.

Heinlein would have liked to be a libertarian. For practical reasons, he was simply another lover of liberty.


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THANKS :) so he was some kind of survavlist ? what abut time enhug for love more metaphysic version of freedom then pracitcl ?
did try to read stranger in stranger land was a bit to long and a bit strange mix of magic realism and sf so did go back to johan morgan and paul machury :)


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