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Yep, that is the feeling one gets. But anywho, enough about me, what is your opinion? How do we circumvent this circle of evil? Should we just continue going with the status quo? Should we start sharpening our pitchforks (or resharpening our guillotines)? Should we change our society from an Assad-like dictatorship that requires a "spring" every now and then to a society which has a democratic process (I have read some wonderful things about democratic societies - they have governing bodies, elected, who represent all the people)?

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If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange these apples then you and I will still each have one apple. But if you have an idea and I have an idea and we exchange these ideas, then each of us will have two ideas
-George Bernard Shaw
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