On Sat, Feb 15, 2014 at 8:30 AM, Robert Hansen <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Feb 15, 2014, at 11:08 AM, kirby urner <email@example.com> wrote: > > > Cruise missiles are a perfection of the V2 in many ways and Nazis would > have loved to reign them down on London. The language used by those > fighting the Drone Wars (not endorsed by Cascadia, though we love our > drones, control 'em with Clojure 'n such) has many commonalities with Nazi > groupthink. Indeed, there's much continuity between US policy post WW2 and > Nazi thinking, more than you'd expect given "who won the war", but then > remember a lot of that 'master race' BS started in places like Long Island. > > This doesn't make a lot of sense when the notion of "master something" is > a major component of the notion of "Casicadia". > > Bob Hansen > > Sorry about the typo ("reign them down" vs. "rain them down") -- fixed for the web version.
How so "master something"? Are we talking about the same notion of "Cascadia"?
It's your typical latent national identity archetype, a "Stan" (as in Kurdistan) that doesn't quite get the recognition it'd get as a "real place". The world is full of such "ghost" (as in "virtual") nations.