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Freedom or Free stuff...you can only pick one..What will it be?

  1. phion profile image59
    phionposted 5 years ago

    Freedom or Free stuff...you can only pick one..What will it be?

  2. junkseller profile image83
    junksellerposted 5 years ago

    I choose to be free from people reducing complex and important topics down to simplistic easy-to-digest bits appropriate for a child's mentality.

    1. Conservative Lady profile image73
      Conservative Ladyposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Unfortunately that is sometimes the only way to get potential Voters to see reality and understand it.

    2. 34th Bomb Group profile image59
      34th Bomb Groupposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      ...and even "potential voters" have to be approached as if they have the comprehension skills of an 8th grader.

  3. Doc Snow profile image95
    Doc Snowposted 5 years ago

    Freedom.  Stuff is just stuff.  Doing is more authentic than simply having.

  4. ThompsonPen profile image80
    ThompsonPenposted 5 years ago

    Freedom! Free stuff is quite the opposite. Stuff is fun, but then you have to figure out places to put it all and then it just piles up on you, and should one get a wanderlust desire - they're stuck with all that stuff!
    I would much rather earn my things, and thus appreciate them more, or not spend my money on them, and have the freedom to do what I want to do smile

  5. 34th Bomb Group profile image59
    34th Bomb Groupposted 5 years ago

    Freedom, of course. That which our nation was founded upon.
    Our ancestors were willing to give up their lives and sacred honor for freedom. Not only for themselves but, more importantly, US.
    Those who want "free stuff" don't have a notion of what the word freedom really means.
    34th a/k/a Daughter of the American Revolution

  6. profile image0
    Old Empresarioposted 5 years ago

    I choose freedom. Can the cops go away now too?

  7. Conservative Lady profile image73
    Conservative Ladyposted 5 years ago

    Freedom - without freedom the stuff loses much of it's intrinsic value. The Controller of the stuff is He/She who gives it - what fun is that. It is like being 20 years old again and asking Daddy to buy you a car - it comes with a price i.e. Daddy tells you which cars you can choose from, he wants to know when every maintenance visit is scheduled, he tells you how fast you can drive the car, and how many friends can ride in the car at once. If you make him mad he might threaten to "take the car away." BUT if you buy your own car - and follow the traffic laws - you then only have to answer to your self. MUCH Better and more fun that way.

  8. edhan profile image60
    edhanposted 5 years ago

    Freedom gets what you want. It is my best choice to choose from.

  9. old albion profile image70
    old albionposted 5 years ago

    It has to be freedom. Live your life in peace, have a choice, shall I or shall I not. You go if you wish but I am free to stay here. I can do, I can go I can find peace of mind. That is after all what we seek.
    Graham.

  10. AJReissig profile image75
    AJReissigposted 5 years ago

    Freedom...any government that can provide everything you want CA also take away everything you have.

  11. Stanar profile image60
    Stanarposted 5 years ago

    Freedom. With freedom you have independence and liberty where you can get your own stuff. With getting free stuff, you generally are obligated and owe someone something, especially the government, for instance in how to vote and higher taxes.

 
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