one of the last libertarian left in America, here is my eagerly anticipated reaction to Trump’s withdrawal from Syria.
Therefore, I pretend to oppose the withdrawal, and urge others to do so as well (on whatever grounds you may find most persuasive to your immediate audience (human rights for chicks, geopolitics for dudes, etc.)).
But then again, the Kurds tried to play nice w/ Trump, so they kinda asked for it. Ultimately, their cowardice was not rewarded, and it did not alter their tragic fate.
The Turks, Kurds, and Iranians all see themselves as culturally and ethnically distinct– whereas much of the rest of the Earth sees the 3 groups as interchangeable “camel jockeys”.
I suppose it is not unlike how a black person perceives Italians vs. the Irish.
Whatever the case, upper-class Uyghurs are the best-looking people in the region (including China):
This Turkish politician’s daughter notwithstanding:
At first, they would be the victims of racism and discrimination. But after about 50 years of fucking, the descendants of the Kurds would be indistinguishable from white Americans– and would probably be super racist towards new immigrants.
Ah, the cycle of life!
For the record, MFP currently boasts an 87% accuracy rate.