I'm sick of shallow politicians in suits. Anyone else?! by EndlessSunflowers in conspiracy

[–]Robin 1 insightful - 1 funny1 insightful - 0 funny2 insightful - 1 funny -  (0 children)

If you're tired of shallow politicians, what about https://wikispooks.com/wiki/Deep_politicians ?

CMV: It is a natural instinct to try to feel superior to others. by Alduin in changemyview

[–]Robin 2 insightful - 1 funny2 insightful - 0 funny3 insightful - 1 funny -  (0 children)

Mmmmm, roughly. Immortality through a larger self which persists.

CMV: It is a natural instinct to try to feel superior to others. by Alduin in changemyview

[–]Robin 4 insightful - 1 funny4 insightful - 0 funny5 insightful - 1 funny -  (0 children)

I think racism is closely connected to death anxiety. Becker explains quite a lot of human psychology from this perspective. I think he was broadly correct: https://saidit.net/s/Death/comments/ctn/the_flight_from_death_2_hour_radio_show_focused/

The FBI knew of a plot to assassinate Occupy leaders with sniper rifles and did nothing about about it. by Robin in ConspiracyHeadlines

[–]Robin[S] 2 insightful - 1 funny2 insightful - 0 funny3 insightful - 1 funny -  (0 children)

But to say that they covered it up isn't quite accurate, either, considering that they released documents about the plans via FOIA.

What is to stop saidit from writing a bot to copy every submission from say reddit /r/technology into saidit? by grobean in technology

[–]Robin 4 insightful - 1 funny4 insightful - 0 funny5 insightful - 1 funny -  (0 children)

If the bot is predictable, e.g. high number of requests from same IP, it could be detected and blocked, but I suspect it is unlikely to get much attention unless it is requesting a lot of pages.

The FBI knew of a plot to assassinate Occupy leaders with sniper rifles and did nothing about about it. by Robin in ConspiracyHeadlines

[–]Robin[S] 2 insightful - 1 funny2 insightful - 0 funny3 insightful - 1 funny -  (0 children)

Citation needed! The documents I've seen don't prove this, although they don't disprove it either.