Author: Transhumanism

Will China Absorb Taiwan, or Will Taiwan Absorb China? [Copy link] 中文

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Post time 2012-5-1 11:09:11 |Display all floors
A full standard deviation away.  Not that close.  And honestly, probably not true anyway.

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Post time 2012-5-1 11:14:46 |Display all floors
wetcoaster Post time: 2012-5-1 11:09
A full standard deviation away.  Not that close.  And honestly, probably not true anyway.
A full standard deviation away


Indeed: a difference as large as the IQ difference between a typical Chinese person and a typical Jewish person.

And honestly, probably not true anyway.


Indeed.
I am NOT Chinese, and I do NOT live in China.

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Post time 2012-5-1 11:18:50 |Display all floors
This post was edited by wetcoaster at 2012-5-1 11:19

You have an incredibly one-sided view of the West.

No finger on the zeitgeist at all.

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Post time 2012-5-1 11:23:37 |Display all floors
This post was edited by Transhumanism at 2012-5-1 11:24
wetcoaster Post time: 2012-5-1 11:18
You have an incredibly one-sided view of the West.

No finger on the zeitgeist at all.

I hope you strongly support the Jewish people and Israel: They are the most advanced people and culture in the world.
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Post time 2012-5-1 11:28:49 |Display all floors
Non sequitur extraordinaire.

Lets take "western style hedonism".  What you see on TV is certainly not representative of reality.  Instead you're ignoring four hundred years of Protestant work ethic, abolitionists, and Catholic guilt.  It is like judging all of China based on the second generation rich.

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Post time 2012-5-1 11:33:18 |Display all floors
absorb...how deep?

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Post time 2012-5-1 11:34:23 |Display all floors
wetcoaster Post time: 2012-5-1 11:28
Non sequitur extraordinaire.

Lets take "western style hedonism".  What you see on TV is certainly n ...

I admit that in the past, the caucasians were more advanced (as defined by me), but today, they are on a downward trend (as defined by me).  I don't want China to make the same mistakes the caucasians have.
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