Companies that can't provide a fulltime living wage should downsize or fail.

The Great Depression, like most other periods of severe unemployment, was produced by government mismanagement rather than by any inherent instability of the private economy.

Irrelevant Conclusion

This has nothing to do with companies providing a living wage.

Companies that can't provide a fulltime living wage should downsize or fail.

The world runs on individuals pursuing their self interests. The great achievements of civilization have not come from government bureaus. Einstein didn’t construct his theory under order from a bureaucrat. Henry Ford didn’t revolutionize the automobile industry that way.

Irrelevant Conclusion

This has nothing to do with companies providing a living wage.

Bernie Sanders should be the Democratic nominee for the 2016 election

He is open with being a socialist. That should be as bad as openly declare yourself as a fascist or a nazist.

False Analogy

Social democracy is centre-left. Fascism is extreme right.

Companies that can't provide a fulltime living wage should downsize or fail.

You assume the natural alternative to their condition is a better one, if this was the case they would have picked this road to begin with. You're missing the big picture, their previous' generation worked in even poorer conditions on rice farms, trying to intervene will slow development down.

Fallacy Of Is To Ought

Just because their previous generation had poorer conditions, it doesn't mean they should continue to have poor conditions.

Companies that can't provide a fulltime living wage should downsize or fail.

This argument is so absurd I almost regret dignifying it with a"but" response. At best, the the original poster should rephrase the argument for hirself: "I should find a full time job that adequately supports the lifestyle I wish to lead."

Irrelevant Conclusion

At best, the the original poster should rephrase the argument for hirself: "I should find a full time job that adequately supports the lifestyle I wish to lead."

Companies that can't provide a fulltime living wage should downsize or fail.

This argument is so absurd I almost regret dignifying it with a"but" response. At best, the the original poster should rephrase the argument for hirself: "I should find a full time job that adequately supports the lifestyle I wish to lead."

Prejudicial Language

"This argument is so absurd I almost regret dignifying it with a"but" response."

People should be able to choose what their taxes get spent on.

If It was up to society the allocation would be simply wrong. E.g.: Nobody would pay for politicians who get their salary from taxes; or for military; or probably would overpay shelters. So, lazy people will get lazier and strong would loose motivation. That's socialism, lol

Prejudicial Language

lazy people will get lazier and strong would loose motivation. That's socialism, lol

People should be able to choose what their taxes get spent on.

If It was up to society the allocation would be simply wrong. E.g.: Nobody would pay for politicians who get their salary from taxes; or for military; or probably would overpay shelters. So, lazy people will get lazier and strong would loose motivation. That's socialism, lol

Fallacy Of Slippery Slope

asserts that some event must inevitably follow from another without any rational argument or demonstrable mechanism

Bush did 9/11

There are some dank memes out there that would suggest otherwise

Irrelevant Conclusion

Ignoratio elenchi

Bush did 9/11

There are some dank memes out there that would suggest otherwise

Begging The Question

assumes that the conclusion is true

Bush did 9/11

I read a meme once which told me so

Begging The Question

assumes that the conclusion is true

Bush did 9/11

I read a meme once which told me so

Irrelevant Conclusion

Ignoratio elenchi

Bush did 9/11

That is not a meme. Memes have more inductive power

Irrelevant Conclusion

Ignoratio elenchi

Bush did 9/11

Steel beans can freeze jet duel.

Poisoning The Well

intention of discrediting or ridiculing

Bush did 9/11

Jet fuel can't melt dank memes.

Poisoning The Well

intention of discrediting or ridiculing

Bush did 9/11

Can jet beams melt steel fuel?

Poisoning The Well

intention of discrediting or ridiculing

Bush did 9/11

Steel beans can freeze jet duel.

Irrelevant Conclusion

Ignoratio elenchi

Bush did 9/11

Jet fuel can't melt dank memes.

Irrelevant Conclusion

Ignoratio elenchi

Bush did 9/11

Can jet beams melt steel fuel?

Irrelevant Conclusion

Ignoratio elenchi

Mixed Martial Arts should be taught in school from an early age.

Games like dodgeball are used to keep the students from getting overly dissatisfied. Take away dodgeball and you'll have a riot for the first few years at least.

Fallacy Of Slippery Slope

Claims one thing will inevitably lead to another without any rational argument or demonstrable mechanism.

Bush did 9/11

Motive, while useful, isn't necessarily evidence.

Fallacy Of Irrelevant Purpose

Purpose was motivation, not evidence.

Bush did 9/11

Motive, while useful, isn't necessarily evidence.

Fallacy Of Irrelevant Purpose

Purpose was motivation, not evidence.

Bush did 9/11

Motive, while useful, isn't necessarily evidence.

Fallacy Of Irrelevant Purpose

Purpose was motivation, not evidence.

Socialized Prostitution would greatly improve many aspects of America.

if people exist who do evil unless x, it doesnt follow that we should allow x. Especialy when discussing whether x is evil or not

Irrelevant Conclusion

Irrelevant.

Socialized Prostitution would greatly improve many aspects of America.

People who kill if they are deprived of sex should probably be put in prison.

Irrelevant Conclusion

Irrelevant. Reduction is a positive.

Socialized Prostitution would greatly improve many aspects of America.

Thier sexual relationships and rights over thier own body would be subject to laws and regulations, such as forced sexual health examinations. This conflict with common law is why this practoce has been stopped in the past

Irrelevant Conclusion

We're all already subject to laws and regulations.

Socialized Prostitution would greatly improve many aspects of America.

You can already hire psycholgists. Who I assume would argue they were better qualified

Irrelevant Conclusion

Missed the point

Socialized Prostitution would greatly improve many aspects of America.

You could be asked to pay with sexual favours.

Irrelevant Conclusion

So what?

Socialized Prostitution would greatly improve many aspects of America.

A husband and wife could both become state prostitutes and be paid for sleeping together

Irrelevant Conclusion

The state would not pay for them sleeping together.

Socialized Prostitution would greatly improve many aspects of America.

The vast majority of prostitutes are trafficed women forced into effective slavery of the worst kind. Legalising it because of a liberal middle class fantasy removes the protection of the law from those who most need it

Irrelevant Conclusion

Protection of the law is not removed

Socialized Prostitution would greatly improve many aspects of America.

The vast majority of prostitutes are trafficed women forced into effective slavery of the worst kind. Legalising it because of a liberal middle class fantasy removes the protection of the law from those who most need it

Prejudicial Language

liberal middle class fantasy

All recreational drugs should be legalized but heavily regulated.

Illegal drug users are, by definition, criminals. And criminality generally negatively impacts your life. Therefore this entire thread of argumentation appears to be flawed.

Fallacy Of Slippery Slope

Crime does not inevitably lead to a negative outcome.

Cannabis usage is beneficial

you get stoned and hungry and you will spend all your money in food

Fallacy Of Slippery Slope

asserts that some event must inevitably follow from another without any argument for the inevitability of the event in question.

Recreational Marijuana should be legalized

Recent studies show that even moderate use of Marijuana causes harmful abnormalities to develop in the brains of teens.

Fallacy Of False Cause

Very poor, unproven study. http://motherboard.vice.com/read/how-a-marijuana-study-can-poke-holes-in-your-brain