[LMB] Ethan

Eric Oppen ravenclaweric at gmail.com
Thu Feb 22 06:16:59 GMT 2018


And for all we know to the contrary, political life on Athos might be
rather like a real-life game of _Junta._  The army is that portion of the
electorate that has the option of doing its voting with guns.

On Wed, Feb 21, 2018 at 1:24 PM, WILLIAM A WENRICH <wawenri at msn.com> wrote:

> However, the only example of a soldier was in the band.
>
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> > On Feb 21, 2018, at 12:11 PM, WalterStuartBushell <proto at panix.com>
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> >
> >
> >> On Feb 20, 2018, at 11:11 PM, M. Haller Yamada <thefabmadamem at yahoo.com>
> wrote:
> >>
> >> So weird! The list disappeared from my inbox and on my bookmark for
> several days. (When I
> >> clicked my bookmark, I could see all the old posts, but it showed no
> new activity.)  Well,
> >> we're back on track now!
> >>
> >>
> >> Anyway, I see the Athosian army as a vestigial tail. They think they
> may need it, because
> >> someone is going to be jealous of their paradise and invade. They are
> so paranoid! But of
> >> course, their military etc. is going to be so out of date that if
> someone did decide to invade,
> >> the whole army is just Security Theater -- I don't think they can win
> against determined modern
> >> aggressors.
> >>
> >>
> >> But . . . who would want to invade the out-of-the-way place? There's
> their safety.
> >>
> >> (-: Good question!
> >>
> >
> > Those demonic women!
> >
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> Unethical advertising uses falsehoods to deceive the public; ethical
> advertising uses truth to deceive the public.
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