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By hark, July 11, 2011 at 7:49 am Link to this comment
Napolean - Irrelevant.
If every human being enjoyed a standard of living equivalent to the average American, the energy consumption alone would far exceed any imaginable production level. And the same would be true for other resources.
Global GDP would have to increase beyond anything we are capable of to achieve a decent standard of living for everyone. And the earth would be scorched and plundered beyond recognition in the process.
By jr., July 10, 2011 at 10:55 am Link to this comment
I can almost relate to that which you are suggesting, however, democracy, like all other organizations, it seems, is all about democracy, about the survival of the system; and, consequently, you and i, be only fodder for it’s well being, and around only insofar as we remain useful to that it’s objective.
By EmileZ, July 10, 2011 at 9:07 am Link to this comment
God is an asshole, may you go to his asshole heaven!!!
By Napolean DoneHisPart, July 10, 2011 at 8:59 am Link to this comment
God bless you richly EmileZ… in every way possible.
Peace to You!
By EmileZ, July 10, 2011 at 8:56 am Link to this comment
Fuck you Napolean DoneHisPart!!!!
By Napolean DoneHisPart, July 10, 2011 at 8:40 am Link to this comment
EmileZ, if only MORE people would realize and do exactly what you have been blessed to see. Right on!
By EmileZ, July 10, 2011 at 7:45 am Link to this comment
I just watched “Meet The Press” this morning for the first time in a while, after not paying any attention to the mainstream news for over six months now. In the mean time, I have started turning on my own. The mainstream political narrative is easy enough to pick apart and criticize, you might even say it is criminally easy (I don’t know why you would say such a stupid thing… how is it criminal???).
I really want to ignore it all and pursue my own interests exclusively, but…
That is what I am thinking about out there in the desert.
By Napolean DoneHisPart, July 9, 2011 at 3:56 pm Link to this comment
Statistically, every human being now living can fit on the continent of Australia with four people per acre… and the rest of the world can be harvested to feed them…
So… think about it and think if truly there is an overpopulation issue or if it simply fear mongering and selfishness on the part of the hegemonic class of the world.
By Steve E, July 8, 2011 at 12:28 pm Link to this comment
A democracy that allows and promotes the human species to multiply until all the
planets resources are consumed or screwed up. Humanity needs a minder, pick
By kerryrose, July 7, 2011 at 6:44 pm Link to this comment
Stylistically, Mr Fish’s cartoons vary incredibly. I wonder why.
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