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FREEDO
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7/19/2012 1:39:38 AM
Posted: 4 years ago
Based on the big issues...

Abortion would be legal.

There would be no affirmative action.

There would be high animal rights.

There would be a boarder fence.

We would be Capitalistic.

There would be a death penalty.

There might be drug legalization.

There would be no electoral collage.

There would be high environmental protection.

There would be no estate tax.

There would be euthanasia.

There would be no Federal Reserve system.

There might be a flat tax.

There would be high free trade.

Gay marriage would be legal.

We would be embracing globalization.

We would have a gold standard.

There would be gun rights.

Homeschooling would be legal.

There would be no internet censorship.

There would be legal unions.

Prostitution would be legalized.

There would be no military intervention.

There would be a minimum wage.

There would be universal health care.

There would be no national retail sales tax.

There would be no racial profiling.

There would be a smoking ban.

There would be social programs.

There would be social security.

There would not be stimulus spending.

There would be tough term limits.

There would never be torture.

There would be welfare.

Based solely on these things, do you mostly approve of this nation and would you rather live in it than in your current country?
GRAND POOBAH OF DDO

fnord
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7/19/2012 1:45:28 AM
Posted: 4 years ago
Fvck yeah.
#UnbanTheMadman

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FREEDO
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7/19/2012 2:15:05 AM
Posted: 4 years ago
I like the sound of a lot of it but drug legalization is the only issue I actually care about so meh.
GRAND POOBAH OF DDO

fnord
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7/19/2012 2:21:29 AM
Posted: 4 years ago
At 7/19/2012 1:39:38 AM, FREEDO wrote:
Based on the big issues...

There would be a boarder fence.

We would be Capitalistic.

There would be a death penalty.

We would have a gold standard.

There would be a minimum wage.

There would be universal health care.

There would be a smoking ban.

There would be social security.

There would be welfare.

This stuff seems kinda sh1tty but overall the thing that would most make me move somewhere else is the smoking ban. What the fccking fcck. You guys really dropped the ball there.
: At 9/29/2014 10:55:59 AM, imabench wrote:
: : At 9/29/2014 9:43:46 AM, kbub wrote:
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: : DDO should discredit support of sexual violence at any time and in every way.
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: I disagree.
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7/19/2012 2:22:36 AM
Posted: 4 years ago
At 7/19/2012 2:21:29 AM, socialpinko wrote:
At 7/19/2012 1:39:38 AM, FREEDO wrote:
Based on the big issues...

There would be a boarder fence.

We would be Capitalistic.

There would be a death penalty.

We would have a gold standard.

There would be a minimum wage.

There would be universal health care.

There would be a smoking ban.

There would be social security.

There would be welfare.

This stuff seems kinda sh1tty but overall the thing that would most make me move somewhere else is the smoking ban. What the fccking fcck. You guys really dropped the ball there.

It's for public areas.
#UnbanTheMadman

"Some will sell their dreams for small desires
Or lose the race to rats
Get caught in ticking traps
And start to dream of somewhere
To relax their restless flight
Somewhere out of a memory of lighted streets on quiet nights..."

~ Rush
socialpinko
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7/19/2012 2:28:53 AM
Posted: 4 years ago
At 7/19/2012 2:22:36 AM, bossyburrito wrote:
At 7/19/2012 2:21:29 AM, socialpinko wrote:
At 7/19/2012 1:39:38 AM, FREEDO wrote:
Based on the big issues...

There would be a boarder fence.

We would be Capitalistic.

There would be a death penalty.

We would have a gold standard.

There would be a minimum wage.

There would be universal health care.

There would be a smoking ban.

There would be social security.

There would be welfare.

This stuff seems kinda sh1tty but overall the thing that would most make me move somewhere else is the smoking ban. What the fccking fcck. You guys really dropped the ball there.

It's for public areas.

Screw your public areas.
: At 9/29/2014 10:55:59 AM, imabench wrote:
: : At 9/29/2014 9:43:46 AM, kbub wrote:
: :
: : DDO should discredit support of sexual violence at any time and in every way.
:
: I disagree.
FREEDO
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7/19/2012 2:29:05 AM
Posted: 4 years ago
At 7/19/2012 2:21:29 AM, socialpinko wrote:
This stuff seems kinda sh1tty but overall the thing that would most make me move somewhere else is the smoking ban. What the fccking fcck. You guys really dropped the ball there.

What about the no Federal Reserve part? That doesn't make up for it?

And yeah, that surprised me too.
GRAND POOBAH OF DDO

fnord
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7/19/2012 2:29:44 AM
Posted: 4 years ago
At 7/19/2012 2:28:53 AM, socialpinko wrote:
At 7/19/2012 2:22:36 AM, bossyburrito wrote:
At 7/19/2012 2:21:29 AM, socialpinko wrote:
At 7/19/2012 1:39:38 AM, FREEDO wrote:
Based on the big issues...

There would be a boarder fence.

We would be Capitalistic.

There would be a death penalty.

We would have a gold standard.

There would be a minimum wage.

There would be universal health care.

There would be a smoking ban.

There would be social security.

There would be welfare.

This stuff seems kinda sh1tty but overall the thing that would most make me move somewhere else is the smoking ban. What the fccking fcck. You guys really dropped the ball there.

It's for public areas.

Screw your public areas.

Screw cancer <3
#UnbanTheMadman

"Some will sell their dreams for small desires
Or lose the race to rats
Get caught in ticking traps
And start to dream of somewhere
To relax their restless flight
Somewhere out of a memory of lighted streets on quiet nights..."

~ Rush
FREEDO
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7/19/2012 2:30:21 AM
Posted: 4 years ago
One of the few places in Washington DC where you can smoke publicly is in congress.
I think that's so funny.
GRAND POOBAH OF DDO

fnord
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7/19/2012 2:30:26 AM
Posted: 4 years ago
At 7/19/2012 1:39:38 AM, FREEDO wrote:
Based on the big issues...

Abortion would be legal.

There would be no affirmative action.

There would be high animal rights.

There would be a boarder fence.

We would be Capitalistic.

There would be a death penalty.

There might be drug legalization.

There would be no electoral collage.

There would be high environmental protection.

There would be no estate tax.

There would be euthanasia.

There would be no Federal Reserve system.

There might be a flat tax.

There would be high free trade.

Gay marriage would be legal.

We would be embracing globalization.

We would have a gold standard.

There would be gun rights.

Homeschooling would be legal.

There would be no internet censorship.

There would be legal unions.

Prostitution would be legalized.

There would be no military intervention.

There would be a minimum wage.

There would be universal health care.

There would be no national retail sales tax.

There would be no racial profiling.

There would be a smoking ban.

There would be social programs.

There would be social security.

There would not be stimulus spending.

There would be tough term limits.

There would never be torture.

There would be welfare.

Based solely on these things, do you mostly approve of this nation and would you rather live in it than in your current country?

DDO: Agree with 14 points. Disagree with 11. Don't care about rest.

Currently I am closer to consensus, IMO.
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7/19/2012 2:32:09 AM
Posted: 4 years ago
If running a country came down to our active members, we would have two parties: The Libertarian Party and The Communist Party.
GRAND POOBAH OF DDO

fnord
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7/19/2012 2:33:51 AM
Posted: 4 years ago
At 7/19/2012 2:29:05 AM, FREEDO wrote:
At 7/19/2012 2:21:29 AM, socialpinko wrote:
This stuff seems kinda sh1tty but overall the thing that would most make me move somewhere else is the smoking ban. What the fccking fcck. You guys really dropped the ball there.

What about the no Federal Reserve part? That doesn't make up for it?

And yeah, that surprised me too.

Well that and the lack of interventionism would be nice but I suppose in this fantasy land I can sneak past the smoking ban.
: At 9/29/2014 10:55:59 AM, imabench wrote:
: : At 9/29/2014 9:43:46 AM, kbub wrote:
: :
: : DDO should discredit support of sexual violence at any time and in every way.
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: I disagree.
Maikuru
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7/19/2012 2:47:15 AM
Posted: 4 years ago
I don't mind those issues. My problem with that country is the guy to girl ratio is like 5 to 1.
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7/19/2012 2:57:47 AM
Posted: 4 years ago
At 7/19/2012 2:47:15 AM, Maikuru wrote:
I don't mind those issues. My problem with that country is the guy to girl ratio is like 5 to 1.

More orgies.
#UnbanTheMadman

"Some will sell their dreams for small desires
Or lose the race to rats
Get caught in ticking traps
And start to dream of somewhere
To relax their restless flight
Somewhere out of a memory of lighted streets on quiet nights..."

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7/19/2012 4:51:08 AM
Posted: 4 years ago
I don't completely approve, but it would certainly be better than the current US.
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7/19/2012 6:20:08 AM
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At 7/19/2012 2:47:15 AM, Maikuru wrote:
I don't mind those issues. My problem with that country is the guy to girl ratio is like 5 to 1.

So much choice! Love it :p
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7/19/2012 9:02:30 AM
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Definitely not. No military intervention and no torture! Id secede. And then while y'all are high and getting it on in brothels I'd invade. Bye DDO nation.
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7/19/2012 9:05:48 AM
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Dislike
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7/19/2012 9:27:58 AM
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At 7/19/2012 2:08:43 AM, FREEDO wrote:
At 7/19/2012 2:04:30 AM, darkkermit wrote:
i don't approve of this nation.

Why not?

Gold standard is a horrible idea.
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7/19/2012 9:32:04 AM
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At 7/19/2012 9:27:58 AM, darkkermit wrote:
At 7/19/2012 2:08:43 AM, FREEDO wrote:
At 7/19/2012 2:04:30 AM, darkkermit wrote:
i don't approve of this nation.

Why not?

Gold standard is a horrible idea.

+1
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7/19/2012 10:25:57 AM
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At 7/19/2012 9:27:58 AM, darkkermit wrote:
At 7/19/2012 2:08:43 AM, FREEDO wrote:
At 7/19/2012 2:04:30 AM, darkkermit wrote:
i don't approve of this nation.

Why not?

Gold standard is a horrible idea.

It does keep inflation relatively down.
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7/19/2012 10:26:34 AM
Posted: 4 years ago
Helz naw on the action country.

I mean come on.... Welfare, Environmental Protection.
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7/19/2012 3:52:57 PM
Posted: 4 years ago
At 7/19/2012 2:21:29 AM, socialpinko wrote:
At 7/19/2012 1:39:38 AM, FREEDO wrote:
Based on the big issues...

There would be a boarder fence.

We would be Capitalistic.

There would be a death penalty.

We would have a gold standard.

There would be a minimum wage.

There would be universal health care.

There would be a smoking ban.

There would be social security.

There would be welfare.

This stuff seems kinda sh1tty but overall the thing that would most make me move somewhere else is the smoking ban. What the fccking fcck. You guys really dropped the ball there.

Agreed, so for liberty, but the minority of smokers are discriminated against ..
Thank you for voting!
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7/19/2012 3:57:27 PM
Posted: 4 years ago
At 7/19/2012 2:21:29 AM, socialpinko wrote:

This stuff seems kinda sh1tty but overall the thing that would most make me move somewhere else is the smoking ban. What the fccking fcck. You guys really dropped the ball there.

smokers shouldn't have rights.
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7/19/2012 4:20:05 PM
Posted: 4 years ago
At 7/19/2012 2:04:30 AM, darkkermit wrote:
i don't approve of this nation.:

I say we bomb it back to the stoneage. Allahu Akhbar!!!
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7/19/2012 4:24:50 PM
Posted: 4 years ago
At 7/19/2012 1:39:38 AM, FREEDO wrote:

There would be a boarder fence.

There would be a death penalty.

There might be a flat tax.

We would have a gold standard.

There would be a minimum wage.

There would be a smoking ban.

There would be social security.

Based solely on these things, do you mostly approve of this nation and would you rather live in it than in your current country?

Was DDO on bath salts when these things were implemented? Me thinks yes.
Sapere Aude!