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Mister Mark Donating Member (125 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jul-19-05 10:07 PM
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12. My reaction?
I blanched when I saw the headline. HAHAHAHAHAHAHA
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  -Senator Set to Propose 25 Percent Tax on Adult Websites Mister Mark  Jul-19-05 09:46 PM   #0 
  - So people will look for more partners in real life, big deal.  HypnoToad   Jul-19-05 09:47 PM   #1 
  - Good, ship even our porn industry overseas now. What a loser. nt  VegasWolf   Jul-19-05 09:47 PM   #2 
  - O Canada...  Mister Mark   Jul-19-05 09:51 PM   #5 
  - Aren't the major servers in Canada based in the US anyway?  MelissaB   Jul-22-05 10:57 PM   #52 
     - No, just the domain name servers. Most good porno servers are  VegasWolf   Jul-22-05 11:33 PM   #58 
  - Can't be completely outsourced -  the_spectator   Jul-21-05 01:46 AM   #25 
     - I don't know if that is entirely true...  Mister Mark   Jul-21-05 09:13 PM   #29 
     - Well no  the_spectator   Jul-21-05 11:39 PM   #31 
        - I'd pay to see that......  WCGreen   Jul-22-05 12:02 AM   #36 
     - Did somebody say "Sub-continental Indians?"  RUMMYisFROSTED   Jul-22-05 11:10 PM   #53 
  - Someone needs to sit Blanche down  Lord_StarFyre   Jul-19-05 09:49 PM   #3 
  - Can't Let Hillary Have The Moral Edge  iamjoy   Jul-22-05 11:05 AM   #42 
  - This is stupid.  lvx35   Jul-19-05 09:50 PM   #4 
  - This reeks...  IthinkThereforeIAM   Jul-19-05 10:49 PM   #14 
     - Exactly, I have read some where  Uncle Joe   Jul-23-05 12:29 PM   #70 
  - but, but, but  Mister Mark   Jul-19-05 09:52 PM   #6 
  - All this means  rox63   Jul-19-05 09:55 PM   #7 
  - Then of course, the government will be free to take military action!  MetaTrope   Jul-19-05 09:58 PM   #8 
  - Hey  Bush in Berkeley   Jul-19-05 09:59 PM   #9 
  - When I saw this headline  bluestateguy   Jul-19-05 10:01 PM   #10 
  - Will someone think of the children!  sleipnir   Jul-19-05 10:04 PM   #11 
  - Well yeah but,  the_spectator   Jul-21-05 01:56 AM   #26 
  - LOL  fujiyama   Jul-24-05 03:41 PM   #85 
  - no, may YOU never get fucked again....  femrap   Jul-22-05 11:43 PM   #59 
     - I don't know about any other dem males  MadisonProgressive   Jul-23-05 12:18 PM   #68 
     - WOMEN watch porn, too!  LifeDuringWartime   Jul-23-05 12:21 PM   #69 
     - You seem to be pretty sure of yourself. I hope I'm not looking at penises  sleipnir   Jul-23-05 12:37 PM   #71 
     - Are you serious, femrap?  Mister Mark   Jul-24-05 12:27 PM   #78 
     - Sadly, it's serious...  youspeakmylanguage   Jul-25-05 05:05 PM   #98 
     - Well femrap -  mongo   Jul-24-05 01:21 PM   #79 
     - Here, here!  Mister Mark   Jul-24-05 01:26 PM   #80 
     - Thanks  mongo   Jul-24-05 03:38 PM   #84 
     - MONGO FOR PRESIDENT!  youspeakmylanguage   Jul-25-05 04:57 PM   #95 
     - Well there's one woman I'm viewing as nothing but a hole.  mondo joe   Jul-25-05 01:34 PM   #89 
     - Hmm....attacking "lefty males"....  Bridget Burke   Jul-25-05 01:45 PM   #90 
     - Soap operas and romantic comedies objectify men as success objects  mixedview   Jul-25-05 01:48 PM   #91 
     - sigh...  youspeakmylanguage   Jul-25-05 04:58 PM   #96 
  - My reaction?  Mister Mark   Jul-19-05 10:07 PM   #12 
  - LOL  BareNakedLiberal   Jul-21-05 03:44 PM   #28 
  - Must have a financial stake! Who the hell cares if people look at porn?  leesa   Jul-19-05 10:34 PM   #13 
  - How can software know how old you are?  daleo   Jul-19-05 11:07 PM   #15 
  - but then you would deprive adult freepers of their porn  DBoon   Jul-20-05 12:02 AM   #18 
  - The easiest thing for them to do --  mongo   Jul-20-05 12:53 PM   #23 
  - Yeah Great! You'd Open The Door Wide Open To Identity Theft  Yavin4   Jul-22-05 11:27 AM   #46 
  - catch 22  blogslut   Jul-26-05 01:39 AM   #102 
  - The Kind of Kids That Could Easily Solve A Trigonometry Question  Yavin4   Jul-22-05 11:25 AM   #45 
  - A credit card won't be enough...  ddock   Jul-28-05 11:21 PM   #103 
  - Rotsa Ruck  gmoney   Jul-19-05 11:17 PM   #16 
  - sex BAD, wars based on total lies GOOD -> Blanche DuBois? ->  msongs   Jul-19-05 11:19 PM   #17 
  - Should be a lot of jobs trying to enforce this.  bemildred   Jul-20-05 12:20 AM   #19 
  - LOL!  Mister Mark   Jul-20-05 01:02 AM   #20 
  - It could pay for the Iraq war in weeks!  currents   Jul-20-05 03:10 AM   #21 
  - Gir says...  yibbehobba   Jul-20-05 05:37 AM   #22 
  - Another Democrat attacking free speech!  Democat   Jul-20-05 11:32 PM   #24 
  - Blanche and Hillary, two of a kind......  WCGreen   Jul-22-05 12:06 AM   #37 
  - transparently unconstitutional  onenote   Jul-21-05 05:52 AM   #27 
  - Yep. Completely and blatantly unconstitutional.  ColonelTom   Jul-21-05 11:33 PM   #30 
  - is it based on speech or product?  jsamuel   Jul-21-05 11:42 PM   #33 
     - reasonable?  Mister Mark   Jul-22-05 12:13 AM   #38 
     - the tax is not on the industry, but on the people who buy products from it  jsamuel   Jul-22-05 12:36 AM   #39 
        - that's not how I read it  Mister Mark   Jul-22-05 11:01 AM   #41 
     - Would you support a tax on all movies starring black people?  Democat   Jul-22-05 02:14 AM   #40 
        - Not A Fair Comparison  iamjoy   Jul-22-05 11:11 AM   #43 
        - but  Mister Mark   Jul-22-05 11:32 AM   #48 
        - Hey, Some People Want A Tax On Fast Food  iamjoy   Jul-22-05 02:12 PM   #49 
        - There is nothing free about a sevice that charges you  jsamuel   Jul-22-05 11:15 PM   #55 
        - No where does it say "why" they want to tax it  jsamuel   Jul-22-05 11:19 PM   #57 
        - Did you even bother to read the law?  ddock   Jul-28-05 11:36 PM   #104 
           - I have and have since changed my mind, my posts are from days ago  jsamuel   Jul-29-05 01:01 AM   #106 
        - Mister Mark has obviously  A Simple Game   Jul-23-05 09:42 PM   #76 
        - Porn movies are movies, porn books are books  Democat   Jul-22-05 07:26 PM   #50 
           - charging taxes on a product based on the contents of the product  jsamuel   Jul-22-05 11:17 PM   #56 
              - You think government censorship should be legal on books and movies?  Democat   Jul-23-05 03:50 AM   #60 
              - "paid" speech is still speech  onenote   Jul-23-05 06:55 AM   #65 
                 - if that is true, then I would conceed the point  jsamuel   Jul-23-05 10:00 PM   #77 
        - WTF?  jsamuel   Jul-22-05 11:14 PM   #54 
           - They are trying to tax speech based on content!  Democat   Jul-23-05 04:01 AM   # 
           - Removed  Democat   Jul-23-05 04:01 AM   #61 
           - I must be in the 5%  mongo   Jul-23-05 12:10 PM   #67 
  - .  jsamuel   Jul-21-05 11:41 PM   #32 
  - I wish democrats would pick their moral issues a little better.  bhunt70   Jul-21-05 11:57 PM   #34 
  - There goes all the technological advances  WCGreen   Jul-22-05 12:01 AM   #35 
  - How Does One Define "Adult Website"?  Yavin4   Jul-22-05 11:21 AM   #44 
  - That Blanche is some terrific politician  PunkPop   Jul-22-05 11:31 AM   #47 
  - Hillary and Blanche are selling out Democrats to suck up to the right  Democat   Jul-22-05 07:28 PM   #51 
  - sucking up to the paternalists/the religous right is only part of it  mixedview   Jul-25-05 02:56 PM   #92 
  - That's the long & short of it  depakid   Jul-23-05 05:32 AM   #63 
     - Tipper Gore did not advocate a tax,  Uncle Joe   Jul-23-05 12:39 PM   #72 
        - The rhetorical quality is the same  depakid   Jul-23-05 04:38 PM   #75 
        - you could start by looking up the lyrics on google n/t  kgfnally   Jul-24-05 01:28 PM   #81 
           - Remember though  fujiyama   Jul-24-05 03:50 PM   #86 
  - The Government wants a quarter share of the porn industry?  Must_B_Free   Jul-23-05 05:11 AM   #62 
  - That's what it is  htuttle   Jul-23-05 12:46 PM   #73 
  - no biggie, overseas porn is usually better anyways.  Endangered Specie   Jul-23-05 06:46 AM   #64 
  - Wouldn't they just move offshore?  alarimer   Jul-23-05 07:55 AM   #66 
  - This sort of thing..  sendero   Jul-23-05 12:58 PM   #74 
  - Funny, as Jay Leno said about Grand Theft Auto 3, here we have  VegasWolf   Jul-24-05 01:34 PM   #82 
  - And how exactly  fujiyama   Jul-24-05 03:35 PM   #83 
  - That's another problem  ddock   Jul-28-05 11:54 PM   #105 
  - From my warm, sticky hands. This is some un-American BS.  mixedview   Jul-25-05 01:24 PM   #87 
  - Very well written  Mister Mark   Jul-26-05 12:45 AM   #100 
  - This will get bypassed in about thirty seconds...  Hobarticus   Jul-25-05 01:29 PM   #88 
  - No Taxation Without Ejac...!  Strawman   Jul-25-05 02:57 PM   #93 
  - There is so much free porn  Wabbajack   Jul-25-05 04:49 PM   #94 
  - Um... I think you're in the minority with that viewpoint.  Mister Mark   Jul-26-05 12:48 AM   #101 
  - Sen. Blanche L. Lincoln (D-Ark.)...  youspeakmylanguage   Jul-25-05 05:00 PM   #97 
  - what a waste of time.  NuttyFluffers   Jul-25-05 06:04 PM   #99 
 

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