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Postby btownmeggy on Fri Mar 02, 2007 6:32 pm

A lot of the statements are really stupid. Like this one, "There is now a worrying fusion of information and entertainment." What does my response say about my politics??

"Abstract art that doesn't represent anything shouldn't be considered art at all" is even stupider, though maybe more telling.

Anyway, I'm:
Economic Left/Right: -5.63
Social Libertarian/Authoritarian: -6.46
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Postby Kahless on Fri Mar 02, 2007 6:34 pm

btownmeggy wrote:A lot of the statements are really stupid. Like this one, "There is now a worrying fusion of information and entertainment." What does my response say about my politics??


I think it's a comment about journalism and how things are reported. How much of what we hear through the media is truth and how much is sensationalism
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Postby btownmeggy on Fri Mar 02, 2007 6:39 pm

Kahless wrote:
btownmeggy wrote:A lot of the statements are really stupid. Like this one, "There is now a worrying fusion of information and entertainment." What does my response say about my politics??


I think it's a comment about journalism and how things are reported. How much of what we hear through the media is truth and how much is sensationalism


What about Sesame Street? It's a fusion of information and entertainment. It doesn't worry me.

Though, I recognize your interpretation as correct.
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Postby everywhere116 on Fri Mar 02, 2007 7:21 pm

Economic Left/Right: 6.13
Social Libertarian/Authoritarian: 1.69
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Postby Kahless on Fri Mar 02, 2007 7:23 pm

you seem quite right wing for a trekkie everywhere116, Roddenberry had a lot of left wing ideals and got attacked for them
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Postby everywhere116 on Fri Mar 02, 2007 7:25 pm

I have a natural filter in my mind.
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Postby ilevot on Fri Mar 02, 2007 9:39 pm

here's mine:

Economic Left/Right: -1.00
Social Libertarian/Authoritarian: 4.15

whatever that's all supposed to mean.
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Postby unriggable on Fri Mar 02, 2007 9:47 pm

You're a very unexaggerated version of stalin.
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Postby jay_a2j on Sat Mar 03, 2007 1:58 am

I'm a fiscal conservative and a social moderate. Don't need to take a political test. :wink:
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Postby boberz on Sat Mar 03, 2007 2:55 am

i have take this this many times the two most recent came out like this:

The first i answered purely idealistically and thologically putting what i would love to be true and what i would do if i thought it might work. I was a moderate communist (yes all the way).

The second most recent time i answered the questions as if i was to become politician tomorrow (without the spin/sleeze and i did tell the truth) and i was a socialist. The americans are going to rip me apart, but seing the homelesness in that country i dont care.
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Postby max is gr8 on Sat Mar 03, 2007 6:46 am

People with serious inheritable disabilities should not be allowed to reproduce

:o I find that insensitive and offensive

Economic Left/Right: -4.63
Social Libertarian/Authoritarian: -3.69

And my UK one says I'm closest to the green party
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Postby flashleg8 on Sat Mar 03, 2007 6:58 am

I put this site in the "politics" theread but I'm:

Economic Left/Right: -9.38
Social Libertarian/Authoritarian: -7.44

I'd sum it up as "long live the revolution! but a nice revoultion :wink: "
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Postby ilevot on Sat Mar 03, 2007 8:32 am

unriggable wrote:You're a very unexaggerated version of stalin.
hmmm...odd, I'm nothing like Stalin or what he was for.
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Postby unriggable on Sat Mar 03, 2007 8:43 am

ilevot wrote:
unriggable wrote:You're a very unexaggerated version of stalin.
hmmm...odd, I'm nothing like Stalin or what he was for.


As in your in the same square, just closer to the center.
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Postby Stopper on Sat Mar 03, 2007 12:50 pm

I did this too, forgotten what results I got, but I do remember I'm apparently slightly more economically left-wing and slightly more libertarian than the Dalai Lama.

Now, I admit I'm not entirely conversant with the DL's whole political philosophy - he apparently wants the Chinese out of Tibet, free and fair elections, and so on and so on - but I'm not convinced that the political opinions of a man who thinks he's been alive before, and who has said he might choose not to be born again should be taken seriously at all. At any rate, he shouldn't be included in a graph featuring with actual politicians like Stalin, Hitler, Thatcher, Gandhi etc.

And the fact that Richard Gere is a fan of his, just reduces the DL's credibility further.
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