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by chownah
Tue Oct 22, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Socially aware music
Replies: 75
Views: 9999

Re: Socially aware music

....about an unintended consequence of the rise in global prosperity......



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by chownah
Wed May 22, 2019 2:18 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello! Long time Dhamma Wheel user...
Replies: 6
Views: 874

Re: Hello! Long time Dhamma Wheel user...


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by chownah
Mon Apr 15, 2019 12:52 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Socially aware music
Replies: 75
Views: 9999

Re: Socially aware music


The Pointer Sisters for president 2020
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by chownah
Wed Feb 20, 2019 2:16 am
Forum: Social Justice Dharma
Topic: Toxic Masculinity? Or how to be a real man but not an ***hole (or at least try)
Replies: 94
Views: 12816

Re: Toxic Masculinity? Or how to be a real man but not an ***hole (or at least try)

Google it. chownah Oh right, of course. OK, done. Now can we discuss it? Just a troll? I would say that it seems to me that the concept of muscular buddhism is brought up in some somewhat trollish situations. From what I have seen from the google search it seems to me that muscular buddhism is sort...
by chownah
Fri Feb 15, 2019 5:21 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Venezuela: epic mismanagement or non-conventional warfare?
Replies: 131
Views: 15159

Re: Venezuela: epic mismanagement or non-conventional warfare?

This is exactly what gullibility looks like. Everyone, The above quote was fwiw's response to the overwhelming majority of the world's gov't's and gov'tmental agencies statements that the elections was not valid. It seems the entire world is gullible. I ask you to consider another repository for gu...
by chownah
Fri Feb 15, 2019 2:44 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Venezuela: epic mismanagement or non-conventional warfare?
Replies: 131
Views: 15159

Re: Venezuela: epic mismanagement or non-conventional warfare?

as a result gullible US citizens, to claim that elections in Venezuela were a sham Everyone, It seems the fwiw is claiming that one must be gullible to believe that the elections in venezuela were a sham. I don't know if that is in fact what she is claimng but it does seem that way to me....perhaps...
by chownah
Thu Feb 14, 2019 2:37 am
Forum: Social Justice Dharma
Topic: What is an SJW?
Replies: 30
Views: 3426

Re: What is an SJW?

It is all just fabricating and indulging in identity (self). The buddha says don't do that.
chownah
by chownah
Wed Feb 13, 2019 2:50 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Venezuela: epic mismanagement or non-conventional warfare?
Replies: 131
Views: 15159

Re: Venezuela: epic mismanagement or non-conventional warfare?

Everyone, I think that if you want to decide whether to support the efforts to have a free and fair election in venezuela it is important to do all that one can to inform yourself and others about the level of corruption and mismanagement during maduro's tenure as its leader.....a level of corruptio...
by chownah
Sun Feb 10, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Venezuela: epic mismanagement or non-conventional warfare?
Replies: 131
Views: 15159

Re: Venezuela: epic mismanagement or non-conventional warfare?

This was prepared by the Congressional Research Service (US gov't) Venezuela: Overview of U.S. Sanctions https://fas.org/sgp/crs/row/IF10715.pdf It shows: Terrorism-Related Sanctions Since 2006, U.S. officials have expressed concerns about Venezuela’s lack of cooperation on anti-terrorism efforts. A...
by chownah
Sun Feb 10, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Venezuela: epic mismanagement or non-conventional warfare?
Replies: 131
Views: 15159

Re: Venezuela: epic mismanagement or non-conventional warfare?

Meanwhile, maduro has rigged an election, appointed a non independent supreme court, blacked out internet sites for the opposition, has a terror police force which watches who are prominent at the opposition rallies and then harrasses them and sometimes imprisons them and sometimes kills them (how m...
by chownah
Sun Feb 10, 2019 4:55 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Venezuela: epic mismanagement or non-conventional warfare?
Replies: 131
Views: 15159

Re: Venezuela: epic mismanagement or non-conventional warfare?

The Independent reported: Nicolas Maduro‘s regime blocked the Tienditas International Bridge with a giant orange tanker, two large blue containers and makeshift fencing . CNN reported: The Venezuelan government, led by embattled President Nicolas Maduro, has blocked a bridge connecting Venezuela to...
by chownah
Sun Feb 10, 2019 2:21 am
Forum: General Engaged Buddhism discussion
Topic: Dangers of Marijuana
Replies: 36
Views: 7903

Re: Dangers of Marijuana

Addiction is more a factor of the individual person and not of the drug....put another way....there are people who incline towards addiction and those are the ones who become addicted and have a difficult time quiting....evidence of this is that millions of people in the usa have taken highly addict...
by chownah
Sun Feb 10, 2019 2:12 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Venezuela: epic mismanagement or non-conventional warfare?
Replies: 131
Views: 15159

Re: Venezuela: epic mismanagement or non-conventional warfare?

Bolivarian National Guard General Endes Palencia Ortiz said, “This materiel was destined for criminal groups and terrorist actions in the country, financed by the fascist extreme right and the government of the United States.” This comes as the United States is openly pushing for the toppling of Ma...
by chownah
Sat Feb 09, 2019 5:17 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: American government seeking to starve Iranians to death!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 833

Re: American government seeking to starve Iranians to death!!!

How could the usa possibly starve iranians to death? Is the entire iranian food supply dependent on the usa?
chownah
edit: Just found this:
http://www.iran-bn.com/tag/food-imports/
I didn't find any mention of iran importing food from the usa.
chownah
by chownah
Thu Feb 07, 2019 3:36 am
Forum: General Engaged Buddhism discussion
Topic: Dangers of Marijuana
Replies: 36
Views: 7903

Re: Dangers of Marijuana

A really long article. Most of what I saw at best shows a correlation but does not show causation. I searched for the word "prove" to see what that might offer and found only this: Nor do any of these studies prove that rising cannabis use has caused population-wide increases in psychosis or other m...
by chownah
Wed Feb 06, 2019 5:17 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: POTUS 2020, part 1
Replies: 93
Views: 6460

Re: POTUS 2020, part 1

In thailand there will probably be an election next month.....over 60 political parties. The concept of being "right" or "left" is either non-existent or at least if it does exist no one seems to either know or care about it.
chownah
by chownah
Wed Feb 06, 2019 5:12 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Joke thread
Replies: 126
Views: 16919

Re: Joke thread

Q: Why did the venezuelan chicken cross the border?
A: There was nothing to eat in venezuela.
:rofl:
chownah