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    Quote Originally Posted by Devil505 View Post
    Non-answers both times.
    I would give my neighbor water. But I'd ask him what the hell is wrong with him because a stream runs through his property and we live in a rainforest.

    A moral person is moral in all things he does.

    Adolf Hitler was kind to dogs.
    Cool.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Neomalthusian View Post
    I would give my neighbor water.
    But not a stranger in desperate need?

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    It's not ok, at least not according to the law as it's illegal.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jeremy View Post
    It's not ok, at least not according to the law as it's illegal.
    How about in your opinion?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Neomalthusian View Post
    But how? If the market is unregulated, how could the seller be able to get away with gouging? It would be too easy (and profitable) for someone else to undercut such that the gouged price couldn't be maintained.
    A lack of competition in the energy market allowed for it.

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