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Posted by DarthVader 2012-08-02 13:26||
#2 So instead of all being treated equally, they are treated separately.
Posted by newc 2012-08-02 14:50||
#3 Segregation is the only option for equal enforcement.
Everyone is usued a smart pokemon. Sure it does things like act as official national ID, track you movements for appropriate road and sidewalk taxes, respiration monitor to tax your CO2 output, all those good progressive joy joy ideas. Here's the real feature: grievance judge. What it does is take your personal profile: age, sex, income level, racial background, occupation, social status level, criminal background, etc and run it through a matrix to give each person a grievance rating.
Now the fun part: everytime a person gets into an arguement with another person, the two can run their grievance pokemons against each other. People can make their avatar, they can have hologram fighting. There could even be penalties such as electric shock or credit fines to spice it up.
Of course the microphone will be on to monitor and evaluate the situation and to fine for poor language accordingly.
Could even have themes which would temporarily adjust one's ratings, such as Woman's Lib month, women would get a bump, you get the point.
Posted by swksvolFF 2012-08-02 15:22||
#4 Liberal racism of low expectations that continue to harm the very community they claim to help. Until people assume responsibility for their own actions they never will be able to claim responsibility for their achievements as well. Thus - "you didn't make this happen....(proles)". Demeaning as any plantation owner or overseer's claim that they're only doing it for the field hands' 'own good', because (you know) they're not just up to looking after themselves.
Posted by Procopius2k 2012-08-02 15:35||
#5 Ultimately, this has nothing to do with "dicipline" but rather exclusion. I suspect we all know the target population to be excluded. Welcome to the neighborhood.
Posted by Besoeker 2012-08-02 17:35||