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wickerwoman Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Apr-24-08 06:50 PM
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61. uh... because when the one you just made up is discredited
you lose all credibility on the charge that's actually true.

Maybe mind-fucking should be a crime, but pedophilia has a very specific definition which doesn't apply in this situation based on anything that's been claimed so far.
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  -Teacher allegedly burned crosses onto students' arms Botany  Apr-24-08 08:49 AM   #0 
  - gee, where are all the supporters of his freedom of religion now?  RainDog   Apr-24-08 08:54 AM   #1 
  - You're against freedom of religion?  IronLionZion   Apr-24-08 02:33 PM   #50 
     - You misunderstood  RainDog   Apr-24-08 05:02 PM   #58 
        - That's fine, I thought maybe you wanted to throw the first amendment out. my bad nt  IronLionZion   Apr-24-08 05:23 PM   #60 
  - If this pedophile remains employed and out of jail, drive another nail in the coffin  TooBigaTent   Apr-24-08 08:54 AM   #2 
  - I don't think there was any reference in the article  RebelOne   Apr-24-08 10:26 AM   #29 
     - Put the label out there anyway and let the christists deny it. It is child abuse, anyway  TooBigaTent   Apr-24-08 10:43 AM   #32 
        - I think because it minimizes both...  LanternWaste   Apr-24-08 11:13 AM   #37 
        - ok, how about suspected paedophile  darue   Apr-24-08 02:36 PM   #51 
        - I usually don't base  LanternWaste   Apr-25-08 10:36 AM   #90 
        - uh... because when the one you just made up is discredited  bezdomny   Apr-24-08 06:50 PM   #61 
  - It's an example of religious insanity.  mac2   Apr-24-08 08:57 AM   #3 
  - FIRE this crazy wanker!  Donnachaidh   Apr-24-08 08:58 AM   #4 
  - Get him some mental health counciling and suspend  mac2   Apr-24-08 09:00 AM   #5 
  - he apparently threw a bunch of legos on the ground  unpossibles   Apr-24-08 09:00 AM   #6 
  - I'd bet he went to the Ken Ham talk Hubby took me to on our first date.  knitter4democracy   Apr-24-08 08:39 PM   #73 
  - Ohio  Botany   Apr-24-08 09:01 AM   #7 
  - I'll bet he also believes the Earth is 6,000 years old  NotGonnaTakeIt   Apr-24-08 09:04 AM   #10 
  - The article says that he's been teaching "science" there for 21 years - to rave reviews.  yardwork   Apr-24-08 09:02 AM   #8 
  - And the Ohio repugs have nutballs like him "help" in elections  Botany   Apr-24-08 09:05 AM   #11 
  - I am aware of that.  yardwork   Apr-24-08 09:12 AM   #17 
  - incredible, isn't it?  RainDog   Apr-24-08 09:10 AM   #15 
  - Well, no, he wasn't practicing voodoo. That is an insult to voodoo.  kestrel91316   Apr-24-08 04:27 PM   #57 
  - in a public school...  RainDog   Apr-24-08 05:12 PM   #59 
  - Hey, it's a good school other than this.  knitter4democracy   Apr-24-08 08:24 PM   #65 
  - Do we really have to wonder why some parents want to homeschool  Ilsa   Apr-24-08 09:03 AM   #9 
  - True, but some people I know homeschool so that they can teach exactly this way!  yardwork   Apr-24-08 09:14 AM   #18 
     - I've seen the 60 Minutes version of Jesus Camp, and the review  Ilsa   Apr-24-08 04:07 PM   #56 
  - Wow. Religion is one thing...  redqueen   Apr-24-08 09:06 AM   #12 
  - WOW, what a screwball!  grytpype   Apr-24-08 09:09 AM   #13 
  - This guy needs to be doing something other than teaching children...  LanternWaste   Apr-24-08 09:09 AM   #14 
  - Saw this on the news last night.  HughBeaumont   Apr-24-08 09:11 AM   #16 
  - it is also one of the more highly  themartyred   Apr-24-08 09:16 AM   #19 
  - There is a Nazarene College in Mt. Vernon - one of the most extreme right-wing sects.  yardwork   Apr-24-08 10:12 AM   #26 
     - Um . . . I went there, and so did Hubby.  knitter4democracy   Apr-24-08 08:27 PM   #66 
        - I'm glad to hear that! I have a feeling that you were there more recently than I.  yardwork   Apr-24-08 10:31 PM   #77 
           - We were there in the 90s.  knitter4democracy   Apr-24-08 10:41 PM   #81 
              - Yes. Supposedly it's in Old Kenyon.  yardwork   Apr-24-08 10:55 PM   #86 
                 - Naz students sneak over there to find it.  knitter4democracy   Apr-25-08 04:15 PM   #92 
                    - LOL! It's a dormitory. Thousands of students have stayed there night after night.  yardwork   Apr-25-08 09:48 PM   #95 
                       - It is pretty funny.  knitter4democracy   Apr-26-08 08:00 AM   #97 
  - Outside of its cities, Ohio is bright red Fox News territory.  mwb970   Apr-24-08 10:08 AM   #25 
     - But you'll get some people on here who don't even live here telling US how it REALLY is.  HughBeaumont   Apr-24-08 01:01 PM   #43 
  - Simple and easy answer to this; fire the SON OF A BITCH!!!!!!!  pattmarty   Apr-24-08 09:21 AM   #20 
  - Bowling pin anyone?  LeftHander   Apr-24-08 09:24 AM   #21 
  - Somebody sure as hell needs to drink this clown's milkshake!  hatrack   Apr-24-08 11:41 AM   #39 
  - Hehe  Sin   Apr-24-08 11:47 AM   #40 
  - If this was one of my kids I think my husband would lose his mind  fight4my3sons   Apr-24-08 09:25 AM   #22 
  - I'm a Christian, and I think this guy is off the deep end  Lydia Leftcoast   Apr-24-08 09:41 AM   #23 
  - This is not unusual behavior or thinking for many Christians in Knox County, OH.  yardwork   Apr-24-08 10:15 AM   #27 
     - Sounds like how it was when I went to the Naz there.  knitter4democracy   Apr-24-08 08:29 PM   #67 
  - where are the parents???????  DrDan   Apr-24-08 10:00 AM   #24 
  - I'm sure that many of the parents agree with the teacher.  yardwork   Apr-24-08 10:16 AM   #28 
  - I find it hard to believe only a few would agree with branding  DrDan   Apr-24-08 10:32 AM   #30 
  - If the branding isn't permanent, I guarantee that a lot of people in town would ignore it.  yardwork   Apr-24-08 10:48 AM   #34 
     - P.S. These are the people that Obama was talking about.  yardwork   Apr-24-08 10:54 AM   #36 
     - It's all about hatred or fear of something or someone.  HughBeaumont   Apr-24-08 01:22 PM   #46 
        - I agree with all your points.  yardwork   Apr-24-08 01:24 PM   #47 
     - it certainly sounds like there are parents who object - there was a mention of a couple of suits  DrDan   Apr-24-08 12:32 PM   #42 
     - I'm not at all surprised that the school board ignored it.  yardwork   Apr-24-08 01:25 PM   #48 
     - I would think the scar would be permanent.  knitter4democracy   Apr-24-08 08:30 PM   #68 
  - doesn't branding sound criminal?  DrDan   Apr-24-08 10:35 AM   #31 
  - busy clinging to things n/t  darue   Apr-24-08 02:42 PM   #52 
     - yeah - isn't that sad  DrDan   Apr-24-08 02:50 PM   #53 
        - To be fair, Knox County is not that affluent a county.  yardwork   Apr-24-08 03:55 PM   #54 
           - I went to college with several who'd never been out of the state.  knitter4democracy   Apr-24-08 08:32 PM   #69 
              - Hi Knitter! I was hoping that you would weigh in on this thread.  yardwork   Apr-24-08 10:24 PM   #75 
                 - Hey! What a way for Mt. Vernon to hit the news, eh?  knitter4democracy   Apr-24-08 10:41 PM   #82 
                    - I agree. Not good to see my hometown make the news like this. Not good.  yardwork   Apr-24-08 10:57 PM   #87 
                       - Amen to that. He needs to be gone.  knitter4democracy   Apr-25-08 04:17 PM   #93 
  - I cannot help but to wonder about students at that school  SimpleTrend   Apr-24-08 10:45 AM   #33 
  - LOL! Mt. Vernon Schools used to be run like a work camp.  yardwork   Apr-24-08 10:50 AM   #35 
  - My students were great.  knitter4democracy   Apr-24-08 08:33 PM   #70 
  - This is as bad as the nutty HS teacher  LanternWaste   Apr-24-08 11:16 AM   #38 
  - He's in the union. Doubt he'll be fired easily if at all  ohio2007   Apr-24-08 11:59 AM   #41 
     - Is he? Not all teachers in that district are.  knitter4democracy   Apr-24-08 08:35 PM   #71 
  - Wow, a lot of teh crazy in this one! n/t  Indydem   Apr-24-08 01:12 PM   #44 
  - Where's the ACLU to make sure his constitutional right to freedom of religion is upheld?  uppityperson   Apr-24-08 01:19 PM   #45 
  - Ben Stein would say good job teach! eom  smiley_glad_hands   Apr-24-08 01:29 PM   #49 
  - I'm sure that Ben Stein's movie opened in the little multiplex in Mt. Vernon.  yardwork   Apr-24-08 03:56 PM   #55 
     - They didn't have that when we were there.  knitter4democracy   Apr-24-08 08:36 PM   #72 
        - I remember that theater - now there's a little multiplex out by the hospital.  yardwork   Apr-24-08 10:30 PM   #76 
           - That sounds like something they'd do.  knitter4democracy   Apr-24-08 10:53 PM   #84 
              - I miss the apple orchards in the spring. And the lilacs.  yardwork   Apr-24-08 10:59 PM   #89 
  - Burning crosses into you, WTF. People never stop inventing new ways  superconnected   Apr-24-08 07:15 PM   #62 
  - Wonder how fast he'd be removed if it were the Koran and he taught Islam.  superconnected   Apr-24-08 07:19 PM   #63 
  - Holy crap! I think I taught with that guy!  knitter4democracy   Apr-24-08 08:21 PM   #64 
  - The article said that he'd been there 21 years, I think.  yardwork   Apr-24-08 10:32 PM   #78 
  - I'm pretty sure I met him in the teacher's lounge once.  knitter4democracy   Apr-24-08 10:39 PM   #80 
     - I guess you are lucky to come away from the encounter untattooed!  yardwork   Apr-24-08 10:52 PM   #83 
        - Or preached at.  knitter4democracy   Apr-24-08 10:55 PM   #85 
           - LOL!  yardwork   Apr-24-08 10:57 PM   #88 
  - When I lived in Mt Vernon is was nutty as well  The Straight Story   Apr-25-08 04:50 PM   #94 
     - You lived in Mt. Vernon, too? It's just astounding how you get around.  yardwork   Apr-25-08 09:50 PM   #96 
     - Dude, when?  knitter4democracy   Apr-26-08 08:02 AM   #98 
  - They should nail him on the Tattooing Law if nothing else!  jmowreader   Apr-24-08 09:07 PM   #74 
  - I hope that he gets charged with a whole slew of crimes. Sounds like he committed a whole slew.  yardwork   Apr-24-08 10:34 PM   #79 
  - I know one thing he can thank his bible god for.  JNelson6563   Apr-25-08 02:59 PM   #91 
  - He sounds insane...  LeftishBrit   Apr-26-08 05:23 PM   #99 

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