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The meek

By AnsuGisalas ·
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shall inherit the Earth.
Meaning: The meek shall be left with the slag-heap.

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Don't put too much faith

by santeewelding In reply to The meek

In what I said. I was aiming to make about as much sense as he did.

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Never mind the core dump.

by AnsuGisalas In reply to Don't put too much faith

Buffer overflow.

But just think, for all these centuries, the meek have dreamt of the future jackpot.
And only now does it appear, maybe it's really a punishment.

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Okay

by santeewelding In reply to Never mind the core dump.

But just a modicum of thought.

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I Don't

by dogknees In reply to The meek

Think we are going to want what's left.

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They'll leave us in the cinders

by AnsuGisalas In reply to I Don't

of what was once Earth, if we are meek.

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And here I always thought it was a Translation Error

by HAL 9000 Moderator In reply to The meek

I was told that the Meat Shall Inherent the Earth.

Meaning that what we now eat as food will be all that's left after we have finished trashing the place.

Col

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They may inherit it, but they won't be able to keep it.

by CharlieSpencer In reply to The meek

Regardless of condition, there will be someone who will take it away.

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The secret

by TonytheTiger In reply to They may inherit it, but ...

is to learn to take advantage of human nature, rather than expending resources in the futile attempt to change it.

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And that is exactly what the Politicians do

by HAL 9000 Moderator In reply to The secret

So the result is instead of ending up with the Best of the Best we end up with the Lowest of the Low in a Race to the Bottom.

Seems to me that Free Enterprise with it's current Fixation on the Bottom Line is the main thing to blame for this and the real reason why we are in such a mess.

Col

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You mean

by AnsuGisalas In reply to The secret

pit the money-grabbing bastiches against each other, and enact social justice while they're not looking?

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