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Cliff Dwellers
American Thinker, by Clarice Feldman

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Posted By:DW626, 12/2/2012 4:48:15 AM

We, unfortunately, are getting used to living at the edge of a steep cliff, going about our everyday business pretending the fatal drop to the abyss doesn´t exist. Culturally, one needn´t be what´s called a "social conservative" to be appalled at excesses in Europe where Zurich is creating outdoor booths to facilitate prostitution and Germany has many "erotic zoos" where patrons pay for the right to engage in bestiality with the penned-in farm animals.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: WhamDBambam, 12/2/2012 6:54:23 AM     (No. 9044033)

We´re pretty far gone. I suspect that Washington already has an "erotic zoo," just one where the president and members of congress can engage in bestiality with the taxpayers.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 12/2/2012 6:57:15 AM     (No. 9044034)

We don´t need an exotic zoo here. We already have a petting zoo called the UN.
h/t Mark Steyn

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Reply 3 - Posted by: OhMy, 12/2/2012 7:21:26 AM     (No. 9044064)

I nominate this for must read status. There are so many examples of responsible constructive behavior being penalized and irresponsible destructive behavior being subsidized. The nation cannot continue with these policies!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: planetgeo, 12/2/2012 7:26:51 AM     (No. 9044071)

Periodically throughout history, the human race has gone insane. We are in such a period now. And the way the human race has rid itself of its global insanity is to purge significant portions of itself through major wars or massive pestilence and disease. The signs are pretty clear that we are about to experience such a cathartic purge. The only question is what the purging agent will be this time.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: JAN, 12/2/2012 7:46:48 AM     (No. 9044095)

Brought to us by the sewer dwellers on the left.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: franq, 12/2/2012 7:48:08 AM     (No. 9044096)

Offhand, I would say the Seven Woes, #4.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: earlybird, 12/2/2012 8:31:11 AM     (No. 9044166)

Unfortunately many - most? - will get hung up on the erotic zoos and not move on into the really serious thinking and writing that Clarice does beyond that opener. Too bad as this is an excellent essay which includes reporting on Obie´s being shut out of the community of world leaders that he so craved to lead and a possible ray of hope - at the end of the article. Clarice´s opinion.

After clucking over the erotic zoos, click on the Original Article link and read her article. She´s always worth it.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 12/2/2012 9:40:58 AM     (No. 9044289)

The Narcissist, when painfully rejected by a desirable social group will take some action or series of actions in retribution. The response may be massive and misdirected and destructive. Barky has got to be deeply offended by the new Asia group who invited him to the poker game, made him the pigeon, had a good laugh, scheduled the next game and asked him NOT to come.

A trophy moment for this group.

An angry person with a personality disorder contemplates his next: "I´ll show them." move.

Great.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: southernboy, 12/2/2012 10:49:37 AM     (No. 9044388)

Read the reply written by Standing Wolf in the ´replies´ section.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: jackburton, 12/2/2012 1:18:45 PM     (No. 9044606)

Clarice is right on this. ´Erotic petting zoos´? Not much worse than what we´re pushing people into with government (tax payer subsidized) checks.

Not much worse at all.

And thanks for the heads-up on the posts at the end of the article. Standing Wolf isn´t taking ANYthing lying down.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: rocket-j-squirrel, 12/2/2012 1:28:55 PM     (No. 9044615)

Thanks #9. S-W´s reply was a better read than the article.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Penney, 12/2/2012 2:24:33 PM     (No. 9044668)

Excellent MUST READ! ...And, as poster noted above, Standing Wolf´s comments are also exactly right!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: JoniTx, 12/2/2012 7:33:57 PM     (No. 9044974)

~~Still, we are coming to realize how government policies are discouraging low and middle income men and women from marrying, are creating a society in which more children are born in fatherless homes, and are multiplying the speed of our own social disorganization.~~

Excellent read! (but sad)

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