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Death to Intellectual Property versus I Want my Privacy

Discussion in 'Off-Topic' started by BvBPL, May 4, 2013.

  1. Perfection

    Perfection The Great Head.

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    Alcohol Tax and Gas Tax both tax liquids, so they're the same thing.
     
  2. Silurian

    Silurian Deity

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    Well you can power an engine with alcohol and.....
     
  3. bhsup

    bhsup Deity

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    Given how truly unrelated IP and privacy are, Perfy might have been better off saying that a sales tax taxes both shirts and books, therefore shirts and books are the same thing.
     
  4. warpus

    warpus In pork I trust

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    You're totally ignoring the purpose that both serve in an attempt to drive your side of the discussion.

    On an incredibly abstract level they are the same, but so are butt plugs and poop.
     
  5. choxorn

    choxorn Watermelon Headcrab

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    Paul Ryan and Elizabeth Warren are both Senators, therefore they are the same person.
     
  6. Perfection

    Perfection The Great Head.

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    Perfy is a Minnesotan, we don't pay sales tax on shirts. :smug:
     
  7. BvBPL

    BvBPL Pour Decision Maker

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    No. Their purpose is the regulation of information. That's a purpose they both serve.
     
  8. Perfection

    Perfection The Great Head.

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    Why is that similarity so damn important? We outlined a jillion differences. You can't just ignore them. (Actually, you can, but we'll continue to call you out on it)
     
  9. dutchfire

    dutchfire Deity

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    So does a ban on owning child pornography.
     
  10. Earthling

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    Actually, Paul Ryan is not even a Senator. And turds aren't Senators, therefore Paul Ryan is a turd.
     
  11. Perfection

    Perfection The Great Head.

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    Pretty sure that's untrue.
     
  12. choxorn

    choxorn Watermelon Headcrab

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    Not all turds are Senators, but all Senators are turds.
     
  13. Mise

    Mise isle of lucy

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    Yeah, most turds actually serve a useful purpose.
     
  14. Perfection

    Perfection The Great Head.

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    True Dat.

    Cram it, Brit. USA #1
     

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