Australia's shortcomings don't validate anybody elses. That sort of argument holds no water beyond kindergarten.

"Least racist countries in the world," you say. Two points:

1. See above.

2. Bwa-haha-ha-ha!

The fact that some members of minorities have it good doesn't mean that all do. What are you using for thinking with, Phil?

I'm talking about America, where there is this vast disparity between what is promised and what is delivered, and where Lincoln noted that the eyes of the world were watching to see if the experiment was working.

Russia's eyes are particularly keen at the moment. Geez, but did America drop THAT ball comprehensively!

My intellect? You know about Jeremy Bentham, maybe? He espoused Utilitarianism, the idea that the best possible course consisted of the greatest good for the greatest number.

I reject that view. As did Jesus. What do you think his story about the lost sheep means?


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