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555 hits Rate me! Share Favorite | Flag 16 years ago by emitchell

Do menial tasks repeatedly preformed by common laborers dull the mind and inhibit free thought?

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16 yrs ago, 5 mos ago - Sunday 12/21/03 - 9:48:43 PM EST (GMT-5)
I'd think that over time they would almost have to
16 yrs ago, 5 mos ago - Sunday 12/21/03 - 9:56:13 PM EST (GMT-5)
Is that why the Democratic pary is so popular among Union members?
16 yrs ago, 5 mos ago - Sunday 12/21/03 - 9:57:26 PM EST (GMT-5)
Nope, it dulls free thought and inhibits the mind.
16 yrs ago, 5 mos ago - Sunday 12/21/03 - 9:59:00 PM EST (GMT-5)
I think there are many studies that support this fact, though I am too lazy to look for one.
16 yrs ago, 2 mos ago - Tuesday 3/30/04 - 6:34:01 PM EST (GMT-5)
Actually I think it's the opposite. When doing repetitive tasks you don't really need to concentrate on it, and that frees your mind up for other things, so you have plenty of room for free thought.
16 yrs ago, 2 mos ago - Saturday 4/3/04 - 9:18:40 PM EST (GMT-5)
Me no know, me drive tractor all day.
16 yrs ago, 1 mos ago - Monday 4/19/04 - 3:25:23 PM EST (GMT-5)
Yeah it does, and 90% it's for totally useless things. We will all die if we don't stop making unneccessary products and jobs.
15 yrs ago, 10 mos ago - Thursday 7/15/04 - 4:01:34 PM EST (GMT-5)
Not unless you let it.
15 yrs ago, 6 mos ago - Wednesday 11/24/04 - 4:25:32 PM EST (GMT-5)
15 yrs ago, 4 mos ago - Saturday 1/8/05 - 11:12:22 AM EST (GMT-5)
No, not always.

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