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    Hmm, obviously, Federer insurgents modified my...

    Hmm, obviously, Federer insurgents modified my previous reply.

    Here is the image I intended to post:

    http://www.celinedion.us/images/event/1988/pico-le-clown-celine-dion_19880330ca010.jpg
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    Cheap Photoshop. Here's the real thing: ...

    Cheap Photoshop.

    Here's the real thing:

    http://www.celinedion.us/images/event/1988/pico-le-clown-celine-dion_19880330ca010.jpg
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    Common. Celine Dion rules Switzerland. ...

    Common. Celine Dion rules Switzerland.

    http://www.eurovision.tv/page/news?id=23_years_ago_today_-_celine_dion_wins_for_switzerland
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    I guess you'll have to get the Womens Steph Curry...

    I guess you'll have to get the Womens Steph Curry jersey, which for some reason doesn't have a KIA logo.

    http://www.adidas.ca/en/womens-nba-all-star-west-jersey---curry/AU6197.html
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    There is a lot of great food of various...

    There is a lot of great food of various backgrounds and origins in London. What great food is "local" and not "foreign" in Toronto? Why make this distinction? London has great food. Period. Of all...
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    There are plenty of reasons to dislike London,...

    There are plenty of reasons to dislike London, but the food is awesome.
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    I guess him and his agent have seen this: ...

    I guess him and his agent have seen this:

    http://www.boxscoregeeks.com/teams/cle?season=2014
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    If you are interested in economic effects of...

    If you are interested in economic effects of taxation and spending, see L. Randel Wray and Stefanie Kelton.
  9. Can't MLSE just save everyone a whole lot of...

    Can't MLSE just save everyone a whole lot of trouble and buy the Thunder franchise in exchange for the Raptors and major cash considerations (we keep Ujiri).

    The Toronto Thunder could afford to...
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    I have argued that you can not know the effect on...

    I have argued that you can not know the effect on wages of immigration alone, because there is no fixed relation, you need to take into account many factors to predict the effect on wages, not least...
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    If it "depends" then the relation isn't fixed.

    If it "depends" then the relation isn't fixed.
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    I echo JimiCliff, best to talk about facts, and...

    I echo JimiCliff, best to talk about facts, and make valid arguments around facts. I.e. Uncle_Si argued that there is a direct relationship between immigration and wages, yet this is false....
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    I don't find this usage of conservative and...

    I don't find this usage of conservative and liberal very useful. As mentioned, the origins of these terms come from contesting polities in the birth of industry, aristocrats and capitalists...
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    Thanks for sharing. If thinking one should...

    Thanks for sharing. If thinking one should actually know something about a topic and make coherent, valid arguments makes me "arrogant, pompous and elitist" I can live with that.
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    Economists to read are Bill Mitchell, Yanis...

    Economists to read are Bill Mitchell, Yanis Verefaukis, and L. Randal Wray.
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    Liberalism is the ideology of Capitalism, it...

    Liberalism is the ideology of Capitalism, it promotes the interests of Capitalists, originally within the industrial revolution's conflict between industrial capitalists and the landed aristocracy.
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    As you expressed interest in logical fallacies in...

    As you expressed interest in logical fallacies in your earlier post, i.e. "ad hominem," it might be useful for you to reflect that there are no valid arguments in your attempt above.

    But please...
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    nailed it! ... Wait, what?

    nailed it! ... Wait, what?
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    As it's awesome that you're using Latin, so I'll...

    As it's awesome that you're using Latin, so I'll try to help you out with a simple example.

    If I say you're wrong because you are a bozo, that is an ad hominem argument, if I say you are wrong...
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    Right, I responded to your assertion that "If you...

    Right, I responded to your assertion that "If you increase the amount of people that can work [...] wages would obviously go down." Which is false, so false that it even has a fallacy named after it...
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    You have not even attempted to refute the lump of...

    You have not even attempted to refute the lump of labour fallacy argument, nor provide any coherent arguments of your own. This is what "discussing politics" means to "conservatives" --...
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    Non sequitor. As expected.

    Non sequitor. As expected.
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    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lump_of_labour_falla...

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lump_of_labour_fallacy

    conservative: uses arguments based on economics to support mean spirited policy without ever studying economics.
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    Poll: Please feel free to make your own statistical...

    Please feel free to make your own statistical argument, or explain how WP48 doesn't well quantify DD. But do better than the non argument you posted above. Like it or not WP48 is a well known stat,...
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    Poll: Top 3-6 (averaging around 5), with a salary to...

    Top 3-6 (averaging around 5), with a salary to match, and we've got a deal.
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