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A QUESTION ABOUT "MAKE LOVE, DON'T"
the d.o.m.:
Great thinkers & talkers,

The d.o.m. now has another question:
Can we find any benefits or pitfalls at all might be brought up by the slogan repeated:"Make love, don't make war!"?

6-10 Chars:
Sex and War are both products of desire, ending only when desire is exhausted, resuming when desire has accumulated. Desire will exhaust itself one way or another. If some people had more sex, other people would try to stop them, because desire also causes resentment, and success becomes a target.

Therefore, even though making love is more pleasant than making war, maybe the slogan itself incites equal amounts of good and bad.

If you really want to stop war, kill all human males and reproduce docile females through cloning. Humanity would roam the earth like sheep eating grass, but there would be no war. I say that even though I'm a man, because I know the true nature of desire.

I hear that LSD makes orgasms peaceful, and anti-drepressants make orgasms difficult, so the slogan would be better anyway saying, "Make drugs, not war." Hee hee!

6-10 Chars:
Or even better: "Take Drugs, Make Love!"

shayne:
well as a thing it can be subject to cause and effect. sometimes making love makes war.
probalby more so than alot other things.
guys gf down the street said so...haha. im joking. this was only said as a polar opposite to war in vietnam. but the war in veitnam was just that.....a thing to do i quess. so naturally people want the opposite. or unnaturally.

so pick and choosing isnt it.
pick neither and see the higher ground.
to me.

Lynn:
percieving the words of "making love" as having sex

lehish:
>thinkers & talkers<

hehe

6-10 Chars:
This is direct from a respected reference:
The verb "make love" has 1 sense in WordNet.
1. roll in the hay, love, make out, make love, sleep with, get laid, have sex, know, do it, be intimate, have intercourse, have it away, have it off, screw, fuck, jazz, eff, hump, lie with, bed, have a go at it, bang, get it on, bonk -- (have sexual intercourse with; "This student sleeps with everyone in her dorm"; "Adam knew Eve"; "Were you ever intimate with this man?")
Maybe we could say "SPREAD love, not war" to mean making people everywhere happier. Actually, that sounds nice, and there's no karmic back-lash the way there seems to be with actual sex. Maybe that's why I became celibate--I got tired of all the weird karma!

miwuwei:
as i said..all this cowards!running into religion to not solve their neurotic points!(beside the fact that they cant hide still beeing into it!)...i keep the sexpart!....if someone doupt the phallic symbolism of weapons use by old(or powerless young beta monkeys) guys...well,go back to sleep!

6-10 Chars:
Meinst Du mich, wenn Du von Feiglings sprichst, order den anderen Typ daoben? Bin ich neurotisch, weil ich an diesen Wortspielen teilnehme? Ich bin vielleicht schuldig, denn Du hast natuerlich recht, dass Philosophie voll bloed und steril ist.

Magst Du wirklich soviel Sex? Das finde ich toll! Problematisch ist nur, das hier ist ein Chat von Zen, und nicht alle verstehen, dass Zen auch sexy ist! Man versucht einfach, sich hoefflich zu benehmen, und so erscheint man wohl etwas verklemmt. Sollte ich ehrlich sein, erroettest Du Dir in den Backen, und bleiben wir sowieso frustriert!

Master Zen:
what kind of knukleheadism is that up^ there?

6-10 Chars:
Oh, that was just the grown-ups talking! Go back to sleep!

lehish:
mutatum atuma matima mauta

6-10 Chars:
mutatum atuma matima mauta

I looked on Google, and those are all real words in different languages, but maybe you like jokes! Thank you for teaching!

Polly:
>Can we find any benefits or pitfalls at all might be brought up by the slogan repeated:"Make love, don't make war!"<

Yes, you'd get sued for breach of copyright if you used them on any t-shirt other than a Katherine Hamnett one.

Number9:
Overpopulation tends to lead to war.

miwuwei:
ach,ich meinte mehr im allgemeinen...mir geht diese platonische seelen körper trennung auf den geist,ich jedenfalls fand meine erleuchtungserlebnises sehr sinnlich!wenn sie den kleinen tod nicht ertragen können dies kopf furzer,wie solls den dann beim dem grossen big bang sein!da fliegen köpfe!..schau,...was soll eine arme landmaid schon tun als rumträumen ,nach 18 monaten irak sex entzug(nun telefon ist nicht alles gell!)+den zu kurzen besuchen des liebsten!...ach,liebessehnsucht!(macht die köpfe heiß!)...hoffe auf mehr dynamische zeiten(mit wem auch immer!aber nicht irgendwem!)...also, lieber mit der fantasie spielen als von einem der bauern hier vernacht werden, die es auf meinen hintern+meinen hof abgesehen haben..lol....ach,komm,schadet doch keinem...+ich muß ja auch ihr hochtrabendes zen gewäch ertragen, obwohl ich es doch besser weiß!lol

Polly:
WHAT

6-10 Chars:
Jealous?

Polly:
Jealous?

Polly:
When you answer my question to you, ie 'Jealous of what?' you will see how stupid your own question is. Get it?

6-10 Chars:
WHAT

I am jealous of my illusion.
If I were twice myself, I might be half a man.
Let an old man dream.
Let a young man dream.

the d.o.m.:
From Number9
Overpopulation tends to lead to war.

Mr Nmber9,
You made a good point here.

the d.o.m. & Visitors 11/10/2004


 



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