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    Quote Originally Posted by Wilfred View Post
    Hi Rutabaga!

    any ideas you have on creating my profile picture would be fabulous, or is your rutabaga called an avatar?

    To me 'progressive' has a basic meaning from the root word 'progress' but a specific political meaning assigned in the McCarthy Era.

    'Forward' I think of as being from 2014 onward as applied to Industry 4.0 but others might apply it to the post 1975 economy.

    In a previous forum I attempted to get people to agree on just the meanings of the two terms 'Left' and 'Right' and failed completely so I have given up on terms altogether and now I assume all terms have only a local meaning within a specific context.

    I'm easy to talk to, it's just that terminology in particular has given me a lot of grief since coming to the US so I tend to avoid it when ever possible.


    in todays political context, "progressive" means "regressive" as demonstrated by the call for discrimination, sexism and separation of the races [segregation] we see from the political democrats/progs.

    my avatar was found by trinnity when i asked if she could help me in my search...


    imo, my generation had their time at the helm, now its turn others to either make it better, or ruin it for everybody...whatever comes to be, i wont be around to see it...


    in other words, shit happens, and it will just have to happen w/o me.

    socialism works great for 20 years or so,,,always has,,,but then eventually, you run out of other peoples money...i'll be around for the good times...the future generations will pay for it.

    i'm just along for the ride.


    welcome to our virtual home...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Wilfred View Post
    'Forward' in this context means planning our future intelligently taking into account increasing levels of automation.

    We are in the fourth stage of the Industrial Revolution; Industry 4.0, and we need to rethink our economy to allow humans to find fulfillment in the future which has now already become the present.
    (emphasis added)

    Ooooh! How quaint! Nineteenth Century socialism/communism. That's definitely a "Forward" thinker there.
    So let us stop talkin' falsely now
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    Quote Originally Posted by Authentic View Post
    It's Andrew Yang's PAC. They want universal basic income and universal healthcare. They are basically Democrats but call themselves "non-partisan".
    /snicker

    Apparently, "Forward" just means "Rebranded".
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    Just a drive by, read the room, found no socialists, and POOF he was gone.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Trinnity View Post
    Just a drive by, read the room, found no socialists, and POOF he was gone.
    Lol@driveby
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    hello. I joined here yesterday and I hope to be able to share my thoughts and opinions on different topics as time goes by.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sunnysoul View Post
    hello. I joined here yesterday and I hope to be able to share my thoughts and opinions on different topics as time goes by.
    Hello.
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    Quote Originally Posted by sunnysoul View Post
    hello. I joined here yesterday and I hope to be able to share my thoughts and opinions on different topics as time goes by.
    welcome!
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    howdy...newbie

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    Quote Originally Posted by billygoat View Post
    howdy...newbie
    howdy...newbie
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