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Beacho Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-31-06 05:36 PM
Response to Reply #85
87. I really give less than a damn what Teddy said
And yes I know the quote. typical WASP sentiment at the time. What language and what form is spoken by the people of this country is not the business of the goverment, it will be decided by the people themselves

You still didn't answer the question. How was the number of illegals in the demonstrations estimated?
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  -Mexican flag burned at (Pheonix) HS (raised above US flag) truthpusher  Mar-31-06 11:13 AM   #0 
  - Flying a Mexican flag in Arizona and Texas could be considered  yellowcanine   Mar-31-06 11:18 AM   #1 
  - You forgot New Mexico and California!  TomInTib   Mar-31-06 11:22 AM   #4 
  - Actually I didn't. The two incidents cited were in Texas and Arizona.  yellowcanine   Mar-31-06 11:27 AM   #6 
  - does Anybody remember the Alamo???  lovuian   Mar-31-06 04:12 PM   #79 
     - And no one can remember  manic expression   Mar-31-06 08:29 PM   #92 
        - USA USA USA USA USA USA USA USA USA USA USA USA  saigon68   Apr-02-06 12:42 PM   #131 
  - this is probably going to happen  RawMaterials   Mar-31-06 02:05 PM   #51 
  - I wouldn't mind at all. That way, we could keep * out of..  TomInTib   Mar-31-06 02:19 PM   #57 
  - We should have made Mexico another state years ago.....  jus_the_facts   Mar-31-06 02:21 PM   #59 
  - What bullshit  Beacho   Mar-31-06 03:17 PM   #70 
  - http://www.us-english.org/inc/  RawMaterials   Mar-31-06 03:24 PM   #71 
     - Same effin difference  Beacho   Mar-31-06 03:26 PM   #73 
  - You win the "Most Ignorant Post" Award  Marie26   Apr-01-06 01:45 AM   #100 
  - In NM, things are different  jaredh   Apr-01-06 06:41 PM   #111 
  - These will show up there shortly  corporate_mike   Apr-02-06 01:44 AM   #129 
  - And they LOST did they not?  TankLV   Mar-31-06 03:36 PM   #75 
  - Yeah,  manic expression   Mar-31-06 08:34 PM   #93 
     - OK this is were "they" live now  Milspec   Apr-01-06 09:55 PM   #120 
  - I am no flag-waving super-patriot, but I do know that one NEVER  kestrel91316   Mar-31-06 10:00 PM   #96 
     - cha-ching  dionysus   Apr-01-06 10:40 AM   #106 
     - I understand, but do you have a problem with the Irish flag  CTyankee   Apr-01-06 06:54 PM   #115 
        - I don't know about kestrel, but I would have  igil   Apr-02-06 01:19 PM   #132 
           - flag stuff  CTyankee   Apr-02-06 07:30 PM   #136 
  - God damn it, I hate stories like this. Schools have higher purposes  Old Crusoe   Mar-31-06 11:19 AM   #2 
  - You and I both  depakid   Mar-31-06 02:01 PM   #50 
  - These students have too much time on their hands all in all.  Inland   Mar-31-06 03:27 PM   #74 
     - Yeah -- I was thinking though of the Hispanic kids and staff who  Old Crusoe   Mar-31-06 05:25 PM   #86 
  - Nationalism and reactions to xenophobia are purulent examples  HereSince1628   Mar-31-06 11:20 AM   #3 
  - Mexico Belonged to Spain  bigluckyfeet   Mar-31-06 12:14 PM   #27 
  - Federal law says no flag is to be flown above ..................  Minnesota Libra   Mar-31-06 11:26 AM   #5 
  - well i'd like to see a link  cleofus1   Mar-31-06 11:29 AM   #7 
  - PUBLIC LAW 94 - 344  Freddie Stubbs   Mar-31-06 12:05 PM   #22 
  - here is a link  tandot   Mar-31-06 12:06 PM   #23 
     - Not all laws are Constitutional...  Viking12   Mar-31-06 02:09 PM   #53 
     - there are no penalities, the Flag Code is really more of a guidance  northzax   Mar-31-06 02:29 PM   #60 
     - I consider it an act of war, but that's just me.  kestrel91316   Mar-31-06 10:02 PM   #97 
        - An act of war by whom?  fujiyama   Apr-02-06 01:06 AM   #128 
  - I recall something to that effect. It's very disrespectful, in the least,  Poll_Blind   Mar-31-06 11:30 AM   #9 
  - the flag is a symbol of our freedoms  cleofus1   Mar-31-06 11:36 AM   #14 
     - excuse me?  pc1971   Apr-01-06 09:36 PM   #119 
        - so sorry to offend on the irish hooligan thing  cleofus1   Apr-02-06 09:50 PM   #140 
  - Yeah and I am sure the Confederate wannabees pay a lot of attention to  yellowcanine   Mar-31-06 11:33 AM   #10 
  - And I'm sure that sixteen-year-olds were right on top of that law!  maryallen   Mar-31-06 12:18 PM   #28 
  - Not a good sign. Decent people don't burn flags.  onebox30   Mar-31-06 11:29 AM   #8 
  - The Constitution beleives in us so much that it allows us to...  Poll_Blind   Mar-31-06 11:35 AM   #12 
  - Many years ago I burned a teeny American flag (6") as an act of  kestrel91316   Mar-31-06 10:05 PM   #98 
  - Not arguing for flag burning but it seems that  CTyankee   Apr-01-06 07:01 PM   #117 
  - I can see taking the flag down  alarcojon   Mar-31-06 11:34 AM   #11 
  - I beleive that flag burning is considered free speech  Solo_in_MD   Mar-31-06 08:02 PM   #90 
     - It's not "free speech" when it's someone else's flag.  dicksteele   Apr-01-06 02:20 PM   #109 
        - Quite right, I stated that in post #94  Solo_in_MD   Apr-01-06 05:21 PM   #110 
  - I would have yanked that Mexican flag down myself.  flashdebadge   Mar-31-06 11:35 AM   #13 
  - well as far as political speech is concerned  cleofus1   Mar-31-06 11:39 AM   #16 
  - Hear hear!  alarcojon   Mar-31-06 11:44 AM   #18 
  - Absolutely  2DleftofU   Mar-31-06 12:07 PM   #24 
  - If you read the threat you'll notice that lots of DUers would have  tandot   Mar-31-06 12:26 PM   #34 
  - Please clarify  Solo_in_MD   Mar-31-06 08:56 PM   #94 
     - yes  cleofus1   Apr-01-06 06:47 PM   #113 
  - Laredo, Texas?  alarcojon   Mar-31-06 11:43 AM   #17 
  - There's a Laredo right across the border in Mexico, too,  FlaGranny   Mar-31-06 12:41 PM   #37 
     - Yep  TX-RAT   Mar-31-06 12:47 PM   #38 
  - I would have pushed my wheelchair out there and burned it myself  Ezlivin   Mar-31-06 11:52 AM   #21 
  - I'm sorry, I don't have time to read your entire link  alarcojon   Mar-31-06 12:10 PM   #25 
  - You ought not to burn other people's property.  mondo joe   Mar-31-06 02:16 PM   #55 
  - Are you talking about the US flag?  Lost-in-FL   Mar-31-06 02:37 PM   #62 
  - I was referring to the Mexican flag  Ezlivin   Mar-31-06 05:17 PM   #84 
  - so if the children  cleofus1   Apr-01-06 06:49 PM   #114 
  - Well Said flashdebadge  bigluckyfeet   Mar-31-06 12:18 PM   #29 
     - Or they might just think he is stupid and leave it like that  Lost-in-FL   Mar-31-06 02:50 PM   #64 
  - This was just a matter of time..  Virginia Dare   Mar-31-06 11:38 AM   #15 
  - Republicans are loving it...nt  ugarte   Mar-31-06 12:26 PM   #33 
     - Divide and conquer....EOM  Virginia Dare   Mar-31-06 01:17 PM   #43 
        - Last I recall, Repubs are just as divided on the issue.  HypnoToad   Apr-02-06 12:20 AM   #124 
  - White chauvinism.  David__77   Mar-31-06 11:44 AM   #19 
  - But not Mexican chauvinism?  Codeine   Mar-31-06 01:53 PM   #47 
     - Sorry, but only melanin deficient penised persons can be chauvinistic.  QC   Mar-31-06 02:20 PM   #58 
        - QC, if you are against immigration,  Marie26   Apr-01-06 02:00 AM   #103 
  - Phoenix is going to blow.  rucky   Mar-31-06 11:50 AM   #20 
  - The Republican script continues to play perfectly  ugarte   Mar-31-06 12:25 PM   #31 
  - I think we will be fine  Phx_Dem   Mar-31-06 12:48 PM   #39 
  - I doubt it. We'll be fine. nt  Miss Chybil   Mar-31-06 12:56 PM   #41 
  - I hope not  Marie26   Apr-01-06 01:49 AM   #102 
  - Sounds like the past week at DU to me.  Beausoir   Mar-31-06 12:11 PM   #26 
  - Just what the Repubs wanted to happen with so-called immigration "reform"  ugarte   Mar-31-06 12:22 PM   #30 
  - Oh great more Flagtards  Beacho   Mar-31-06 12:26 PM   #32 
  - Exactly. It's not about the flag...just like LA was not about Rodney King  ugarte   Mar-31-06 12:29 PM   #35 
  - It's discrimation to want people to enter our country LEGALLY?  YellowRubberDuckie   Apr-01-06 06:43 PM   #112 
  - Yes, and I'm so sick of this. I have lots of Mexican students  CTyankee   Apr-01-06 07:14 PM   #118 
  - Thank you! Great link! n/t  Beausoir   Mar-31-06 01:39 PM   #46 
  - Thank you for your link!  Lost-in-FL   Mar-31-06 02:16 PM   #54 
  - Great link, thanks! n/t  Ms. Clio   Mar-31-06 02:17 PM   #56 
  - yes, 70% of Latinos are not immigrants  northzax   Mar-31-06 02:38 PM   #63 
  - Because 16 year old kids always think through their actions completely...  SemiCharmedQuark   Apr-01-06 10:44 AM   #107 
     - what do you think his message was?  northzax   Apr-01-06 02:00 PM   #108 
  - "Mic"?  igil   Apr-02-06 01:32 PM   #133 
  - It's disrespectful on all levels. To display the Mexican flag above the  genieroze   Mar-31-06 12:34 PM   #36 
  - Which protests did they do this at? n/t  Megahurtz   Mar-31-06 04:15 PM   #80 
     - Donb't know but it was posted on DU.  genieroze   Apr-01-06 01:08 AM   #99 
     - Were Just Doing the Jobs You Gringos Wont Do (Ha! Ha!)  genieroze   Apr-02-06 01:05 AM   #127 
        - does not sound real  cleofus1   Apr-02-06 12:38 PM   #130 
        - I would hope it's parody.  igil   Apr-02-06 01:42 PM   #134 
           - the article was written by a "gringo"  cleofus1   Apr-02-06 09:59 PM   #141 
  - You have to wonder what would happen if someone traveled to  AzDar   Mar-31-06 12:50 PM   #40 
  - you really think so?  Phx_Dem   Mar-31-06 12:59 PM   #42 
  - Another one misses the point  Beacho   Mar-31-06 03:24 PM   #72 
  - "being harassed'??? WTF are you talking about? The harassment  AzDar   Mar-31-06 04:35 PM   #82 
  - Estimated by who?  Beacho   Mar-31-06 04:45 PM   #83 
     - Where did I say that *I* was harassed? EH? Since it's not my job to  AzDar   Mar-31-06 05:21 PM   #85 
        - I really give less than a damn what Teddy said  Beacho   Mar-31-06 05:36 PM   #87 
  - How do you know the protesters are citizens of the US?  barb162   Apr-02-06 09:42 PM   #139 
  - Bingo.  HypnoToad   Apr-02-06 12:21 AM   #125 
  - "I heard it was raised above the American flag and that just irked me."  Bridget Burke   Mar-31-06 01:23 PM   #44 
  - That was the first thing I thought too- he "heard" about it?  underpants   Mar-31-06 01:56 PM   #48 
  - These are just the first signs......  JohnnyJ   Mar-31-06 01:28 PM   #45 
  - The ethnic Mexicans won't "take over" Houston....  Bridget Burke   Mar-31-06 02:07 PM   #52 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-31-06 02:58 PM   #67 
     - Am I supposed to be scared?  Bridget Burke   Mar-31-06 03:04 PM   #68 
  - Rather like a hypothetical war between  igil   Apr-02-06 01:50 PM   #135 
  - Someone notify Michelle Malkin  warrens   Mar-31-06 01:57 PM   #49 
  - thats b.f.e AZ, nowhere near Phx.  lies and propaganda   Mar-31-06 02:36 PM   #61 
  - you live in Tempe?  Phx_Dem   Mar-31-06 02:55 PM   #65 
  - little further than that, but my description applies  lies and propaganda   Mar-31-06 03:10 PM   #69 
  - LOL..While Apache Junction IS b.f.e., it's only 20-25 miles from downtown  AzDar   Mar-31-06 02:58 PM   #66 
     - To those who don't know the area....  Citizen Kang   Apr-02-06 12:07 AM   #121 
  - I just don`t get it...  Wise Doubter   Mar-31-06 03:40 PM   #76 
  - Most of us don't feel any resentment & disdain for the Mexican flag.  Bridget Burke   Mar-31-06 03:57 PM   #77 
     - Not the Mexican flag....  Wise Doubter   Mar-31-06 07:03 PM   #88 
  - I'm not too surprised by this.  jonas_stradlater   Mar-31-06 04:01 PM   #78 
  - Pathetic  Book Lover   Mar-31-06 04:20 PM   #81 
  - I agree.  Codeine   Mar-31-06 07:20 PM   #89 
  - How about we  RedXIII   Mar-31-06 08:23 PM   #91 
  - so you think that adults  cleofus1   Apr-01-06 06:59 PM   #116 
  - Fine by me  The Straight Story   Mar-31-06 09:12 PM   #95 
  - Not if it belongs to someone else. -nt  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Apr-02-06 09:29 PM   #138 
  - Here's a concept -  blackhorse   Apr-01-06 01:48 AM   #101 
  - Public schools ARE government institutions.  Llewlladdwr   Apr-03-06 12:53 AM   #143 
     - So what?  blackhorse   Apr-03-06 10:17 AM   #145 
  - yeesh  Blue_Tires   Apr-01-06 02:09 AM   #104 
  - The racist hate monger has been arrested for arson.  Mr.Green93   Apr-01-06 05:50 AM   #105 
  - No problemo here aside from the fact that someone may have  YouthInAsia   Apr-02-06 12:11 AM   #122 
  - Demonstrates how weak and pathetic americans have become.  The_Casual_Observer   Apr-02-06 12:14 AM   #123 
  - Ding. Ve haf a Weiner!  dweller   Apr-03-06 12:06 AM   #142 
  - This is getting so stupid  fujiyama   Apr-02-06 12:34 AM   #126 
  - waving the Mexican flag  judaspriestess   Apr-02-06 08:57 PM   #137 
  - Stupid move  BoneDaddy   Apr-03-06 09:53 AM   #144 
  - Disrespectful on both sides. nt  MJDuncan1982   Apr-03-06 10:55 AM   #146 
 

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