ivvenalis: The primary legacy of the West is technological. But we’ve been around for a long time, I think I can name a few moral innovations. Christianity: I think it’s hard to overemphasize how much of a change this is from Classical paganism. And PC cant aside, no, it’s not like other monotheistic religions either. Just for starters, the ideal Christian man is a totally different animal from the ideal pagan man. Atheism: This one might be more contentious, but I think that capital-A...
Cui Pertinebit: Read Juvenal, as well; he complains vociferously of the increasing social power and liberty of women, the prevalence of faggotry, the blithe acceptance of all kinds of barbarian races as actual freemen and property owners rather than slaves, etc., etc. Today’s liberal has to be amongst the most unwise, ignorant men ever to exist.
Mike in Boston: Here’s the first step toward the Chinese getting some of the land back, de facto. I found it especially interesting as the first real-world reflection of Jeremy Grantham’s concern with topsoil depletion.
Edgar: Duckfoot. A pistol with three barrels. Carry about three or four at a time fully loaded and you could kill or wound multiple assailants with one shot.
AAB: There are a few different versions (pdf, txt etc) of Decline available for free from this website.
Not Emo Philips: I saw it as well performed by Dave Allen in Australia in the 70′s.
Handle: Does it ever need to stop getting more meta? Inevitably the pendulum of expectations will swing and someone will say that, “Anti-declinism is declining.”
Edgar: I am not sure if George Ramos realizes it or not, but the man won a million votes for Trump with his [George's] rudeness and lack of decorum. George only confirmed in the minds of many Americans that what Trump says is 100% true.