[Chugalug] Loomio group decision-making software

David Welch nicederangement at gmail.com
Wed Aug 7 15:13:16 UTC 2013


Has anyone looked at this? https://github.com/loomio/loomio

I wonder how much farther the Occupy crowd could have gotten with better
software.

Dave

Ps Does Chugalug have meetings?
On Aug 7, 2013 11:07 AM, "Stephen Kraus" <ub3ratl4sf00 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Yeah...no its not.
>
> Rationalwiki was founded to fight Conservapedia, while some of their
> articles are written in a humorous tone, they are dead serious and usually
> cited
>
> I mean, have you even watched the Daily Show or Colbert? Sure, its comedy,
> but the points raised are legitimate none the less.
>
> Mises is a joke in the actual economic joke, on the same level as the
> Creationism Museum and the Family Research Council.
> On Aug 7, 2013 10:01 AM, "Tyler Mittan" <flashbatmanquestion at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> What's also stupid about the Rational Wiki is that they advocate pure
>> empiricism. Anything they write should be taken as satire with small
>> insights of actual information. It's virtually the Daily Show of the
>> internet.
>> On Aug 7, 2013 10:36 AM, "Stephen Kraus" <ub3ratl4sf00 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> http://rationalwiki.org/wiki/Ludwig_von_Mises_Institute
>>>
>>> All I have to say about anything Mises and Lew Rockwell related.
>>> On Aug 7, 2013 9:32 AM, "Tyler Mittan" <flashbatmanquestion at gmail.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>>> http://mises.org/daily/6401/
>>>> http://www.freebanking.org/2013/04/22/bitcoin/
>>>>
>>>> Here are two specifically about bitcoin. The law of supply and demand
>>>> dictates the worth of just about anything we consider valuable. Money is no
>>>> different. It doesn't matter if it is bitcoin or the dollar. That's why
>>>> there is such thing as inflation because it causes an influx in money being
>>>> spent which then creates higher prices because more money being spent
>>>> creates the incentive to raise prices. This also explains why we might not
>>>> be experiencing the inflation many economists expected us to because while
>>>> the new credit expansion is definitely there, banks are holding onto it
>>>> because of uncertainty. So I was not directly saying that bitcoin's worth
>>>> is dictated by the law of supply and demand, I am saying that all money is.
>>>> Bitcoin included. I agree that many people don't accept it, but I think
>>>> they would in the absence of a monopoly on currency via the government.
>>>> On Aug 7, 2013 10:21 AM, "Stephen Kraus" <ub3ratl4sf00 at gmail.com>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Post your links.
>>>>>
>>>>> Also, before quoting 'law of supply and demand' which is one of the
>>>>> most often misquoted economic terms, please provide me with a list of banks
>>>>> that accept bitcoins as a trade medium, and major retailers that accept
>>>>> them.
>>>>>
>>>>> Also, let me be clear in my intentions with this: it is not to call
>>>>> anyone out or plaster anyone as a fool, but merely to play devils advocate
>>>>> and provide skepticism
>>>>> On Aug 7, 2013 9:16 AM, "Tyler Mittan" <flashbatmanquestion at gmail.com>
>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> Don't treat it like it's something that's away from the law of supply
>>>>>> and demand. Nothing has its value “set" unless there is some kind of price
>>>>>> control. The value is set by the law of supply and demand.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> If there truly is finite amount of bitcoins that are being created
>>>>>> than the worth of a bitcoin will not be able to one day be worthless unless
>>>>>> everybody decides to stop taking bitcoins. Right now it is almost a
>>>>>> currency, but it won't be such as long as the us government decides it
>>>>>> doesn't want a competing currency.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> There are some good economists that talk about bitcoins and it might
>>>>>> be worth reading what they have to say before knocking it.
>>>>>>
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