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Response to Reply #111
139. I don't recall Dr. King every calling for violence.
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  -Students Pelt Karl Rove In Protest Newsjock  Apr-03-07 11:42 PM   #0 
  - It's about time -- well done, kids.Hope there's more of that in store. nt  Hekate   Apr-03-07 11:44 PM   #1 
  - Don't they, sniff, make you proud?  The Backlash Cometh   Apr-04-07 04:44 AM   #69 
     - No  SilentService   Apr-04-07 07:53 PM   #180 
        - "Pelting" suggests pebbles.  The Backlash Cometh   Apr-04-07 08:16 PM   #182 
        - Yer right, there Silent....  davekriss   Apr-04-07 08:57 PM   #187 
        - Please point out where in this story it says they were throwing rocks. (n/t)  klook   Apr-05-07 10:36 PM   #199 
        - There was nothing in the story about throwing rocks  LiberalFighter   Apr-06-07 10:17 AM   #205 
  - anyone film this? i'd love to see karl dodging a flying orange or  orleans   Apr-03-07 11:46 PM   #2 
  - "...maybe they were just throwing up when they saw him..."  Old Crusoe   Apr-04-07 12:17 AM   #9 
  - yes, spontaneous projectile vomiting would be a normal response ....  Lisa   Apr-04-07 05:12 PM   #169 
  - YES! Here's a video clip...  bananas   Apr-04-07 09:25 AM   #96 
  - "Go to jail, Karl! Go to jail, Karl! Boooooooo!"  RUMMYisFROSTED   Apr-04-07 09:37 AM   #99 
  - Ouch...Karma  demga   Apr-04-07 10:47 AM   #110 
  - Heckling is well justified but rock throwing cancels out any good done  eagler   Apr-04-07 01:14 PM   #133 
  - I disagree  Spiffarino   Apr-04-07 04:55 PM   #166 
  - He should count himself lucky he's just getting a few pebbles tossed his way  FredScuttle   Apr-04-07 08:54 PM   #186 
     - Dr. King taught us how to protest - nonviolent resistance.  eagler   Apr-05-07 09:16 AM   #196 
        - My point was that KKKarl should be in front of a firing squad  FredScuttle   Apr-05-07 09:45 AM   #197 
  - GO TO JAIL KARL!  Joanne98   Apr-04-07 03:25 PM   #158 
  - Damn! Had I known I could have donated a few wet Pull-Ups for the cause...  KansDem   Apr-04-07 12:56 PM   #130 
  - Is he being spied on by the competition again?  Captain Angry   Apr-03-07 11:56 PM   #3 
  - Good observation...  redqueen   Apr-04-07 10:38 AM   #107 
  - Soon he will feel like Marie Antionette...  Miss Chybil   Apr-03-07 11:57 PM   #4 
  - I knew Marie Antoinette. And you, sir, are no Marie Antoinette! nt  PinkTiger   Apr-04-07 12:08 AM   #6 
  - LOL! nt  Miss Chybil   Apr-04-07 12:09 AM   #7 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-04-07 12:11 AM   #8 
  - Well he may feel like a jailbird one of these days too  barb162   Apr-04-07 11:14 AM   #112 
  - While I support protest, I do not support them throwing things.  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 12:07 AM   #5 
  - Au contraire. monsieur!  Hardrada   Apr-04-07 12:22 AM   #10 
  - Think what you like, it doesn't make it legal.  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 12:38 AM   #16 
  - Yes, throwing rotten eggs at Rove makes them as bad as he is.  Dr_eldritch   Apr-04-07 01:26 AM   #21 
  - Did I say that? Why, no, I didn't.  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 01:46 AM   #28 
  - And did I say throwing rotten eggs at Shrub (or Rove)  Hardrada   Apr-04-07 02:13 AM   #35 
     - Your reply makes no sense.  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 02:19 AM   #36 
        - Well, you got the gist of it anyway.  Hardrada   Apr-04-07 02:32 AM   #38 
        - I find it counterproductive to act illegally, but that is just my opinion.  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 02:35 AM   #39 
           - Historical analogy.  Hardrada   Apr-04-07 12:51 PM   #129 
           - Tell it to the patriots of the Boston Tea Party!  KansDem   Apr-04-07 01:03 PM   #131 
              - first thing i thought of myself  barbtries   Apr-04-07 03:18 PM   #157 
        - eggs are fine  diane in sf   Apr-04-07 01:59 PM   #146 
        - I think it's important that they get such a message from the people...  Dr_eldritch   Apr-04-07 02:46 PM   #150 
           - Agreed  KevinJ   Apr-04-07 03:03 PM   #154 
           - Completely agree  Spiffarino   Apr-04-07 05:02 PM   #167 
  - Protests can be peaceful; these people weren't  barb162   Apr-04-07 01:50 AM   #29 
  - No one was arrested...  heliarc   Apr-04-07 03:03 AM   #50 
     - Throwing things at someone is not assault? Or battery?  barb162   Apr-04-07 11:15 AM   #113 
  - Throwing rotten eggs at someone...  heliarc   Apr-04-07 02:55 AM   #47 
  - That poster was trying to assert something I neither said nor implied.  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 03:00 AM   #49 
  - The argument "but they're much worse" (no question true) is not an argument  DuaneBidoux   Apr-04-07 09:22 AM   #94 
  - The argument "but they're much worse" (no question true) is not an argument  DuaneBidoux   Apr-04-07 09:22 AM   #95 
  - Throwing rotten eggs makes them as bad as someone who is establishing a dictatorship?  niceypoo   Apr-04-07 07:52 AM   #81 
  - I'm with you, niceypoo  SusanaMontana41   Apr-04-07 09:52 AM   #102 
  - This one thread is a textbook example of every logical fallacy in the book  brentspeak   Apr-04-07 06:08 PM   #174 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-04-07 01:58 AM   #30 
  - So you support illegal actions? Interesting.  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 01:59 AM   #32 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-04-07 03:08 AM   #51 
     - This includes illegal action that can inflict bodily harm? So be it.  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 03:11 AM   #54 
        - The article expressly states that no one was arrested...  heliarc   Apr-04-07 03:13 AM   #55 
        - It doesn't matter if no arrests occurred, it doesn't preclude illegal actions.  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 03:19 AM   #58 
           - Wow, it's hard to believe that you weren't arrested for speeding  A Simple Game   Apr-04-07 07:53 AM   #82 
           - ditto! nt  kiteinthewind   Apr-04-07 09:02 AM   #86 
           - But Roves illegal actions are acceptable?  niceypoo   Apr-04-07 07:53 AM   #83 
           - And I said his actions were acceptable where?  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 01:34 PM   #142 
           - The only people I have known who hadn't gotten a  lumpy   Apr-04-07 11:49 AM   #125 
              - As I am neither, now you "know" someone else.  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 01:24 PM   #136 
        - bodily harm if his car gets hit with an egg? please  dionysus   Apr-04-07 08:24 AM   #85 
        - Did I say that? No, I didn't.  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 01:27 PM   #138 
        - Yeah those egg shell fragments in the eye are murder, let me tell ya...  Javaman   Apr-04-07 09:12 AM   #89 
        - I'm curious  MAGICBULLET   Apr-04-07 11:47 AM   #124 
           - What does that have to do with this conversation?  brentspeak   Apr-04-07 06:04 PM   #173 
              - assault during a protest?  MAGICBULLET   Apr-04-07 11:11 PM   #192 
     - Glad you didn't have MLK's ear  hoboken123   Apr-04-07 10:58 AM   #111 
     - I don't recall Dr. King every calling for violence.  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 01:29 PM   #139 
        - Please listen to Behind the Aegis  mahatmakanejeeves   Apr-04-07 01:49 PM   #144 
     - Sometimes....  GOTV   Apr-04-07 11:45 AM   #122 
  - The Boston Tea Party was inappropriate too.  heliarc   Apr-04-07 02:52 AM   #45 
  - Agreed, but also a completely different set of circumstances.  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 02:59 AM   #48 
     - You didn't read my post  heliarc   Apr-04-07 03:10 AM   #53 
     - I did read your post.  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 03:15 AM   #57 
     - Kinda odd  Chulanowa   Apr-04-07 06:29 AM   #76 
     - Oh, ENOUGH of this splitting hairs  warren pease   Apr-04-07 01:21 PM   #135 
        - Fucking brilliant post; bravo and amen warren pease!!  Melinda   Apr-04-07 01:51 PM   #145 
        - now, now...  warren pease   Apr-04-07 06:28 PM   #175 
        - "There is nothing noble about moderation in the face of tyranny...."  mahatmakanejeeves   Apr-04-07 02:55 PM   #151 
        - "Which result would you prefer?"  warren pease   Apr-04-07 04:05 PM   #160 
           - "Edited for tpyos"  mahatmakanejeeves   Apr-04-07 04:54 PM   #165 
              - My logic is faulty? Explain, please  warren pease   Apr-04-07 05:11 PM   #168 
              - You've clearly come to a gunfight with a knife here. n/t  EnviroBat   Apr-04-07 06:36 PM   #177 
        - Wow, f'ing wow...  EnviroBat   Apr-04-07 06:31 PM   #176 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-04-07 07:47 PM   #179 
        - Brilliant post!  klook   Apr-05-07 10:47 PM   #200 
        - Bravo!!  VenusRising   Apr-06-07 01:35 AM   #204 
  - I don't know...  nathan hale   Apr-04-07 03:50 AM   #64 
     - That topic has been broached here.  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 04:00 AM   #66 
        - Sometimes  nathan hale   Apr-04-07 04:04 AM   #67 
        - What makes throwing tea away civil disobediance...  redqueen   Apr-04-07 11:38 AM   #117 
  - tomatoes, rotten tomatoes  ClayZ   Apr-04-07 01:43 AM   #25 
  - Agree nt  rpannier   Apr-04-07 12:25 AM   #13 
  - I say we throw HIM. In jail.  Gregorian   Apr-04-07 12:35 AM   #15 
  - Hey! On that....I COMPLETELY agree!!!  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 12:39 AM   #17 
  - The moment we all anticipate  Throwing Stones   Apr-04-07 11:26 AM   #115 
  - After he's tried and convicted  barb162   Apr-04-07 01:45 AM   #27 
     - Nope, No Bail  ProudDad   Apr-04-07 01:59 AM   #31 
  - Yeah, I agree. If you don't like what he says, whatever the hell  barb162   Apr-04-07 01:45 AM   #26 
  - Ummm, right...  EnviroBat   Apr-04-07 09:28 AM   #97 
     - The ACLU would probably disagree with you on Rove's free  barb162   Apr-04-07 11:18 AM   #114 
  - I have to agree, it's a waste of any good projectile, especially the food-based ones  anotherdrew   Apr-04-07 02:28 AM   #37 
  - I'm sorry...  heliarc   Apr-04-07 02:49 AM   #44 
  - That's your opinion, but as I said earlier, it doesn't change the fact that it is assault.  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 02:55 AM   #46 
     - Don't you think that if it had been "assault"  ProudDad   Apr-04-07 03:09 AM   #52 
        - Perhaps you should investigate the word "assault."  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 03:25 AM   #60 
           - You have a right to your opinion about whether  ProudDad   Apr-04-07 03:28 AM   #61 
              - Do not mistake "fact" for "opinion."  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 03:33 AM   #62 
                 - I think this is the difference...  redqueen   Apr-04-07 11:40 AM   #118 
                    - Read the definition again.  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 01:33 PM   #141 
                    - Egg Safety  C.J.   Apr-04-07 03:02 PM   #153 
                       - Heheh... Hi C.J.!  redqueen   Apr-05-07 02:12 PM   #198 
  - ...  personman_   Apr-04-07 05:43 AM   #71 
  - welcome to DU!  druidity33   Apr-04-07 06:19 AM   #74 
  - Well stated...  EnviroBat   Apr-04-07 09:21 AM   #93 
  - True. That poster in particular needs to hear it, too. n/t  kgfnally   Apr-04-07 09:48 AM   #101 
     - According to your insightful opinion?  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 01:48 PM   #143 
  - Excellent post!  redqueen   Apr-04-07 11:41 AM   #119 
  - Welcome to DU!!  VenusRising   Apr-06-07 03:30 PM   #206 
  - Let's see Behind the Aegis respond to this great post!  Sarah Ibarruri   Apr-06-07 07:47 PM   #208 
  - Of course. So what if we have caused the deaths of 1,000,000  Warren Stupidity   Apr-04-07 07:00 AM   #77 
  - Don't forget THESE caveats:  PassingFair   Apr-04-07 04:36 PM   #163 
  - exactly these bush bastards are mass murderers by proxy and deserve no respect or protection of law  anotherdrew   Apr-04-07 05:33 PM   #170 
  - I agree with you but  proud2Blib   Apr-04-07 07:31 AM   #80 
  - I agree. Throwing things was bad. Laying down in front of his car was good. n/t  IanDB1   Apr-04-07 09:16 AM   #91 
  - Rocks - BAD. Rotten tomatoes, well..................  kestrel91316   Apr-04-07 11:49 AM   #126 
  - Throwing things may be childish and counterproductive...  FatDave   Apr-04-07 12:03 PM   #127 
     - call it theraputic  kineneb   Apr-04-07 04:01 PM   #159 
  - officials picked them up and carried them away so Rove could leave.  rodeodance   Apr-04-07 12:23 AM   #11 
  - Heh heh heh. Many students at AU call it "Arab University"  DCKit   Apr-04-07 12:23 AM   #12 
  - Any speech you oppose is justly met with this sort of action.  seriousstan   Apr-04-07 12:28 AM   #14 
  - Hope he has dreams about being chased  eleny   Apr-04-07 01:00 AM   #18 
  - Now that is a thing of beauty.  file83   Apr-04-07 01:01 AM   #19 
  - Mr Rove/Bush/Cheney  Erika   Apr-04-07 01:03 AM   #20 
  - Sophie Scholl, her spirit lives! Fight against the Nazis!  Tom Joad   Apr-04-07 01:28 AM   #22 
  - Can we get some of those presidential freedom medals for the kids?  FogerRox   Apr-04-07 01:31 AM   #23 
  - Ahhhh, finally! K and R  ClayZ   Apr-04-07 01:39 AM   #24 
  - I would prefer that he be pelted with sharp questions.  ContraBass Black   Apr-04-07 02:02 AM   #33 
  - Seems pointless to ask questions of someone whose answer would be unworthy.  Judi Lynn   Apr-04-07 02:47 AM   #41 
  - Rotton eggs please  kaal   Apr-04-07 02:02 AM   #34 
  - Some of this might have been made up by the College Brownshirts  Lasher   Apr-04-07 02:42 AM   #40 
  - Interesting, but speculation, nonetheless.  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 02:49 AM   #43 
     - Yes, I am speculating  Lasher   Apr-04-07 03:14 AM   #56 
     - What were the conflicting versions?  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 03:23 AM   #59 
        - From the WaPo article  Lasher   Apr-04-07 03:44 AM   #63 
           - Thank you for responding.  Behind the Aegis   Apr-04-07 03:58 AM   #65 
              - bet it seemed like a long time to fetus head rove! hope so anyway  soothsayer   Apr-04-07 04:37 AM   #68 
              - Like I said, I was speculating  Lasher   Apr-04-07 09:37 AM   #98 
     - You are speculating, as well  Laurab   Apr-04-07 02:59 PM   #152 
  - Good!  Solly Mack   Apr-04-07 02:48 AM   #42 
  - God Bless America! Still plenty of Loyal Americans around!  tom_paine   Apr-04-07 05:35 AM   #70 
  - How do we encourage more kids to protest this monster were ever he goes?  liberal N proud   Apr-04-07 05:51 AM   #72 
  - Freepers say they should have been shot.  onehandle   Apr-04-07 06:18 AM   #73 
  - Uh...most of the Ohio National Guard...  AnneD   Apr-04-07 10:04 AM   #104 
  - Very true.  onehandle   Apr-04-07 11:29 AM   #116 
  - jesus fucking christ  otherlander   Apr-04-07 04:53 PM   #164 
  - typical of a Freeper  FredScuttle   Apr-04-07 09:00 PM   #188 
     - Those "mouth-breathing fascists" were kids, the same age as the protesters.  StarTurtle   Apr-05-07 12:03 AM   #193 
        - Oh, so they were just "following orders", eh?  FredScuttle   Apr-05-07 07:51 AM   #194 
  - BRAVO! BRAVO!!!  xultar   Apr-04-07 06:29 AM   #75 
  - Ah . . . a reason to scour the city for dog poo. nt  Vinca   Apr-04-07 07:05 AM   #78 
  - Can't you feel the love?  19jet54   Apr-04-07 07:22 AM   #79 
  - Obviously, what we need are a few good pigeons  Buns_of_Fire   Apr-04-07 08:21 AM   #84 
  - "poojectile"  Lone_Star_Dem   Apr-04-07 09:10 AM   #88 
  - THAT'S MY ALMA MATER!!!!  Yavin4   Apr-04-07 09:08 AM   #87 
  - MINE TOO!  mb7588a   Apr-04-07 09:46 PM   #190 
     - SOC '86  Yavin4   Apr-04-07 10:30 PM   #191 
  - Gave him the bidness did they? Heh heh heh  lonestarnot   Apr-04-07 09:13 AM   #90 
  - Bravo! Awesome job!  EnviroBat   Apr-04-07 09:19 AM   #92 
  - Peacefully protesting hasn't got their attention......  AnneD   Apr-04-07 09:41 AM   #100 
  - Very true...  greyghost   Apr-04-07 11:46 AM   #123 
     - As my saintly great grandfather was fond of saying...  AnneD   Apr-04-07 01:06 PM   #132 
  - lol! they kicked his car and wanted to make a citizen's arrest for  soothsayer   Apr-04-07 09:53 AM   #103 
  - ooh, a citizen's arrest! I like it!!  arcane1   Apr-04-07 01:16 PM   #134 
  - YAH MAN. . .THE SIXTIES ARE slowly COMING BACK!  Lena inRI   Apr-04-07 10:34 AM   #105 
  - Yep  Patmccccc   Apr-04-07 10:44 AM   #108 
  - give it another 50 years or so, and it'll happen for sure!  0rganism   Apr-04-07 11:42 AM   #120 
  - NO, let's NOT just chant and protest peacefully...  Castleman   Apr-04-07 10:35 AM   #106 
  - 6 PHotos in the slide show and NOT ONE OF ROVE GETTING PELTED. nt  cyberpj   Apr-04-07 10:47 AM   #109 
  - Way to go...  greyghost   Apr-04-07 11:42 AM   #121 
  - 99.9% of the time I would condemn this kind of thing . . .  abernste   Apr-04-07 12:40 PM   #128 
  - Too funny, should have thrown poo.  bamacrat   Apr-04-07 01:25 PM   #137 
  - He probably did...  AnneD   Apr-04-07 02:26 PM   #147 
  - Can ya tell the protests are increasing and people are angry  lovuian   Apr-04-07 01:30 PM   #140 
  - Hopefully, with Crescent and Dinner Rolls.  RevCheesehead   Apr-04-07 02:44 PM   #148 
  - Them wild and crazy kids. God bless them.  IsItJustMe   Apr-04-07 02:46 PM   #149 
  - If this was illegal, why were no arrests made?  Sleepless In NY   Apr-04-07 03:09 PM   #155 
  - Eggs-crement  C.J.   Apr-04-07 03:15 PM   #156 
  - Regarding the throwing of objects debate. To me it's not a matter of legality.  grace0418   Apr-04-07 04:08 PM   #161 
  - I'd have thrown hammers.  superconnected   Apr-04-07 04:14 PM   #162 
  - Here's a pic of a similar villain, moments before HE was pelted.  Shakespeare   Apr-04-07 05:37 PM   #171 
  - I am so excited to see a new generation of kids standing up to this creep!  PlanetBev   Apr-04-07 05:52 PM   #172 
  - Bean! Bean! Bean!  amb123   Apr-04-07 06:39 PM   #178 
  - I'm just sorry they weren't throwing anvils - n/t  ItsTheMediaStupid   Apr-04-07 08:04 PM   #181 
  - "Designated Protest area"  Synnical   Apr-04-07 08:20 PM   #183 
  - The taboo against violence is often cited by the empowered, who maintain power by violence.  The Stranger   Apr-04-07 08:23 PM   #184 
  - A pity nothing was heavy or sharp.. Applauding the students.  Vidar   Apr-04-07 08:52 PM   #185 
  - My support is for the students....  dapper   Apr-04-07 09:19 PM   #189 
  - Best line in the article:  johnlal   Apr-05-07 08:30 AM   #195 
  - Did you hear the girl on the video stating that the protesters "should have been more professional?"  powergirl   Apr-05-07 10:59 PM   #201 
  - every time i notice this thread, here is what crosses my mind...  praeclarus   Apr-06-07 12:48 AM   #202 
  - I'm pro pelt n/t  junior college   Apr-06-07 01:24 AM   #203 
  - Shocked that Rove didn't run them over!!! Bloodlust is his mantra!  goforit   Apr-06-07 03:38 PM   #207 
  - They should have used holy water.  gulliver   Apr-06-07 07:52 PM   #209 
  - The fat ass deserves whatever misery comes his way. Great to see some college kids with cojones  FreeStateDemocrat   Apr-06-07 08:27 PM   #210 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-06-07 08:48 PM   #211 
  - But no way I'd lie down in front of his car.  catrose   Apr-07-07 07:16 PM   #212 
  - I often wonder...  MDTXpolitics   Apr-07-07 08:58 PM   #213 
 

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