Idealism vs Realism

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    For those of you who hate religion just ignore the god part.

    ( oh ya---and by all means--discuss)

    Idealism vs Realism
     
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    Balance.
     
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    that's how I read it--and the fight to keep it.
     
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    Eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeewwwwwwwwww - excluded middle!

    At least there's no pretence at being balanced in the piece, it's a hatchet job.
     
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    Reality tend to become very ugly indeed if one does not adhere to one's concept of an ideal based upon healthy values.

    Just sayin'.
     
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    In truth we humans, collectively and individually, make our own realities. We've managed to change the world and we've changed ourselves. Pretty neat trick really.
     
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    In large part you're right, but maybe that's why it's so hard for some people to accept there are still some things big enough that we can't change or control them.
     
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    That would be neat if the realities we make for ourselves were based on reality. Unfortunately many of our concocted realities are based on bullshit.
     
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    Wrong thread, the Fox news one is elsewhere :lol:
     

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