Will Oprah Run for President?

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Re: Will Oprah Run for President?

Post by Queequeg » Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:29 pm

Coëmgenu wrote:
Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:25 pm
Queequeg wrote:
Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:18 pm
Grigoris wrote:
Thu Jan 11, 2018 8:47 pm
Idiocracy: it seems fiction has become reality.
It can't be all bad.

Look, if we take this idiocracy to its extreme, we might be able to avert wars in the future by holding head of state pay per view cage matches. In which case, again, the Rock 2020!
Hillary would kick his ass. She is a very resourceful woman.

#CageMatchHillaryVSTrump the redo of the election.
No thanks. If the Clintons have any decency, they will not impose themselves on the country again and just retire to Chapaqua so I can limit my exposure to running into them at the Stone Barns farmer's market.
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Have certainly attained the path of the buddhas.

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Re: Will Oprah Run for President?

Post by Coëmgenu » Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:30 pm

Queequeg wrote:
Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:29 pm
Coëmgenu wrote:
Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:25 pm
Queequeg wrote:
Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:18 pm


It can't be all bad.

Look, if we take this idiocracy to its extreme, we might be able to avert wars in the future by holding head of state pay per view cage matches. In which case, again, the Rock 2020!
Hillary would kick his ass. She is a very resourceful woman.

#CageMatchHillaryVSTrump the redo of the election.
No thanks. If the Clintons have any decency, they will not impose themselves on the country again and just retire to Chapaqua so I can limit my exposure to running into them at the Stone Barns farmer's market.
Ummmm but she can beat Trump and the Rock in a cage match. Therefore she deserves to be president. Regardless of Clinton-ness or lack thereof.
नस्वातो नापिपरतो नद्वाभ्यां नाप्यहेतुतः उत्पन्ना जातु विद्यन्ते भावाः क्वचन केचन
There absolutely are no things, nowhere and none, that arise anew, neither out of themselves, nor out of non-self, nor out of both, nor at random.
सर्वं तथ्यं न वा तथ्यं तथ्यं चातथ्यम् एव च नैवातथ्यं नैव तथ्यम् एतद् बुद्धानुशासनम्
All is so, or all is not so, both so and not so, neither so nor not so. This is the Buddha's teaching.

一切實非實亦實亦非實
非實非非實是名諸佛法

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Re: Will Oprah Run for President?

Post by Queequeg » Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:59 pm

Coëmgenu wrote:
Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:30 pm
Queequeg wrote:
Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:29 pm
Coëmgenu wrote:
Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:25 pm
Hillary would kick his ass. She is a very resourceful woman.

#CageMatchHillaryVSTrump the redo of the election.
No thanks. If the Clintons have any decency, they will not impose themselves on the country again and just retire to Chapaqua so I can limit my exposure to running into them at the Stone Barns farmer's market.
Ummmm but she can beat Trump and the Rock in a cage match. Therefore she deserves to be president. Regardless of Clinton-ness or lack thereof.
You win. I tap out.
Those who, even with distracted minds,
Entered a stupa compound
And chanted but once, “Namo Buddhaya!”
Have certainly attained the path of the buddhas.

-Lotus Sutra, Expedient Means Chapter

There are beings with little dust in their eyes who are falling away because they do not hear the Dhamma. There will be those who will understand the Dhamma.
-Ayacana Sutta

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Re: Will Oprah Run for President?

Post by Coëmgenu » Thu Jan 11, 2018 10:48 pm

Queequeg wrote:
Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:59 pm
Coëmgenu wrote:
Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:30 pm
Queequeg wrote:
Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:29 pm


No thanks. If the Clintons have any decency, they will not impose themselves on the country again and just retire to Chapaqua so I can limit my exposure to running into them at the Stone Barns farmer's market.
Ummmm but she can beat Trump and the Rock in a cage match. Therefore she deserves to be president. Regardless of Clinton-ness or lack thereof.
You win. I tap out.
The next level was having you fight Hillary in a cage match.

Don't underestimate her. She knows krav maga. You can't prove she doesn't.
नस्वातो नापिपरतो नद्वाभ्यां नाप्यहेतुतः उत्पन्ना जातु विद्यन्ते भावाः क्वचन केचन
There absolutely are no things, nowhere and none, that arise anew, neither out of themselves, nor out of non-self, nor out of both, nor at random.
सर्वं तथ्यं न वा तथ्यं तथ्यं चातथ्यम् एव च नैवातथ्यं नैव तथ्यम् एतद् बुद्धानुशासनम्
All is so, or all is not so, both so and not so, neither so nor not so. This is the Buddha's teaching.

一切實非實亦實亦非實
非實非非實是名諸佛法

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Re: Will Oprah Run for President?

Post by PuerAzaelis » Fri Jan 12, 2018 2:35 am

I vote for Emma Watson.
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Re: Will Oprah Run for President?

Post by Grigoris » Fri Jan 12, 2018 10:24 am

If we are going to have entertainers running for the job, personally, I believe Ernest Borgnine should be president of the U$. I reckon he can do a better job as a rotting corpse in a grave, than Trump or Clinton could ever do.
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