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usonian

(9,686 posts)
8. I may have to see this movie.
Tue Jul 25, 2023, 07:00 PM
Jul 2023

It sounds like a Buddhist parable from the Lotus Sutra.

Great beings return to this earth to help others instead of lounging in some boring old heaven.

Reminds me of that other Buddhist movie: Groundhog Day

https://democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1270&pid=8352

One gigantic lesson Phil learns is that there is no need to "escape to some other place", since he has, through his own human revolution, transformed a dismal and mundane place (Punxsutawney) into a land of tranquil light, an endless cycle of dissatisfaction, disdain and ignorance into endless opportunities for selflessness, compassion and wisdom. 𑁍
They don't care about the point, orthoclad Jul 2023 #1
It's not working against Barbie though speak easy Jul 2023 #2
They don't care about the movie, orthoclad Jul 2023 #4
That graph is powerfully blunt, orthoclad. thatcrowwoman Jul 2023 #18
I'd like to find a version with orthoclad Jul 2023 #21
Read it is more in one day than all of DeSatan's political contributions. efhmc Jul 2023 #10
You beat me to it. grumpyduck Jul 2023 #3
The RW is not very bright. sheshe2 Jul 2023 #5
But... but... one of the Barbies is trans! Ocelot II Jul 2023 #6
hem. star trek discovery is too woke to them as well. AllaN01Bear Jul 2023 #14
The only issue that I have with ST Discovery is the one that plays Michael Burnham. canuckledragger Jul 2023 #17
In season 3 of TOS, orthoclad Jul 2023 #22
My guess is that the vast majority Chili Pepper Jul 2023 #7
Cruz says he has not. efhmc Jul 2023 #9
I may have to see this movie. usonian Jul 2023 #8
Funny that Pence, Josh Hawley, and MTG did not go out to greet those patriotic tourists with 'Love i keithbvadu2 Jul 2023 #11
these are the same people who devalued the power rangers and the tellytubbies . AllaN01Bear Jul 2023 #12
The right-wing doesn't do nuance. madaboutharry Jul 2023 #13
More likely, all, not some relayerbob Jul 2023 #16
Of course they don't relayerbob Jul 2023 #15
They see the downfall of the patriarchy in Barbieland. Kablooie Jul 2023 #19
Because RWers devalue mothers and women Johonny Jul 2023 #20
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