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yellowcanine Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Aug-03-09 01:33 PM
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45. I used to have a Catholic colleague who would say, "Jesus, Mary and Joseph"
And he was talking to kids at a Catholic high school. No one seemed to mind.
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  -Biden "Jesus Christ" Called "Hate Speech" By Conservative onehandle  Aug-03-09 12:26 PM   #0 
  - "had Biden used the name Mohammed in this manner"  zbdent   Aug-03-09 12:30 PM   #1 
  - Wow.. I bet Putin does speak like that, and Biden would know.  glowing   Aug-03-09 12:31 PM   #2 
  - Putin? I have little doubt that Putin speaks like that, and worse. n/t  drm604   Aug-04-09 02:36 AM   #97 
  - Religious people should like the idea of people calling out to God....  Eric J in MN   Aug-03-09 12:31 PM   #3 
  - By the hammer of Thor!  NoPasaran   Aug-03-09 12:31 PM   #4 
  - Jesus Christ!  KamaAina   Aug-03-09 12:33 PM   #5 
  - Probably 85% of Americans speak this way  alcibiades_mystery   Aug-03-09 12:34 PM   #6 
  - The profanity vs. vulgarity issue has significance for Catholics and other religions.  Captain Hilts   Aug-03-09 12:37 PM   #8 
  - It ain't shit, and shoulda never been bought up.  pattmarty   Aug-03-09 12:42 PM   #16 
  - That's a different issue. nt  Captain Hilts   Aug-03-09 12:43 PM   #18 
     - Your answer puzzles me. I don't know if you knew what I was saying...............  pattmarty   Aug-03-09 12:54 PM   #24 
        - If you mean that the media should never have made an issue of this - I agree  karynnj   Aug-03-09 03:16 PM   #72 
  - Awww, jesus joseph & mary  sandnsea   Aug-03-09 01:07 PM   #32 
  - They're more comfortable with profanity, can confess it and then it's all okay.  Captain Hilts   Aug-03-09 01:12 PM   #37 
  - exactly.  DesertFlower   Aug-03-09 01:44 PM   #50 
  - Also, "Holy Mother of God!"  dflprincess   Aug-03-09 10:41 PM   #94 
  - so true. nt  snagglepuss   Aug-04-09 02:35 PM   #106 
  - I grew up Catholic in one of the most Catholic areas of the country  alcibiades_mystery   Aug-03-09 01:19 PM   #43 
  - " " " " " " " " " " n/t  MBS   Aug-03-09 01:44 PM   #49 
  - nicely said!  karynnj   Aug-03-09 03:08 PM   #69 
  - Actually, 85% of the people DO NOT speak that way -  karynnj   Aug-03-09 03:06 PM   #68 
  - I'm not religious, but I don't use it. nt  Captain Hilts   Aug-03-09 08:40 PM   #92 
     - I don't either and didn't even when I was Catholic, because it was not  karynnj   Aug-04-09 10:26 AM   #102 
        - I actually hear a lot of folks say it, of varying degrees of religiosity. nt  Captain Hilts   Aug-04-09 11:11 AM   #103 
  - I learned how to swear in catholic school.  Dappleganger   Aug-04-09 10:26 AM   #101 
  - It is considered as "taking the Lord's name in vain." Biden's an RC, so he'll have to confess that.  Captain Hilts   Aug-03-09 12:35 PM   #7 
  - I hate ALL religions and was bought up Catholic and went to Catholic...........  pattmarty   Aug-03-09 12:45 PM   #20 
  - The proper quote is from Frank Zappa  midnight armadillo   Aug-04-09 10:14 PM   #108 
  - meh....  krabigirl   Aug-03-09 08:25 PM   #90 
  - I was taught that the most misunderstood commandment was the one  dflprincess   Aug-03-09 10:45 PM   # 
  - Self delete - post duplicated  dflprincess   Aug-03-09 10:45 PM   #95 
  - Biden should just accept the fact that his mouth is where he stores his shoes.  Buzz Clik   Aug-03-09 12:37 PM   #9 
  - But he's keepin' it real. It's okay with me. nt  Captain Hilts   Aug-03-09 12:38 PM   #10 
  - Keepin' what real? His reputation of talking first and thinking later?  Buzz Clik   Aug-03-09 12:39 PM   #11 
  - Congratulations!!! You have just bought in to ALL the RW propaganda........  pattmarty   Aug-03-09 12:50 PM   #23 
  - RW Propaganda???  Rebubula   Aug-03-09 12:56 PM   #25 
  - So what Biden said was hate speech? That's what the OP said.  pattmarty   Aug-03-09 01:04 PM   #30 
  - Not hate speech, but careless.  Buzz Clik   Aug-03-09 01:10 PM   #34 
  - I don't fucking know. Please enlighten me. If he had used "hate speech"........  pattmarty   Aug-03-09 01:15 PM   #38 
     - Meh. Get a grip. This is nothing.  Buzz Clik   Aug-03-09 01:17 PM   #42 
  - See...  Rebubula   Aug-03-09 02:19 PM   #63 
  - For valid reasons, yes.  LanternWaste   Aug-03-09 01:15 PM   #40 
  - The problem is that noboby monitored 100% of the time  karynnj   Aug-03-09 03:28 PM   #75 
  - Nope. I don't even listen to RW propaganda. I do, however, have ears.  Buzz Clik   Aug-03-09 01:08 PM   #33 
     - You should be defending him "this time". Saying Jesus Christ or...................  pattmarty   Aug-03-09 01:11 PM   #35 
        - Won't defend his clumsy speech other than to say that he gaffe is not hate speech.  Buzz Clik   Aug-03-09 01:16 PM   #41 
        - no one is saying it is hate speech here  backwoodsbob   Aug-03-09 04:24 PM   #80 
  - Nah, he is doing fine. Saying what he means, and means what he says.  rd_kent   Aug-03-09 06:07 PM   #83 
  - big effing deal. Is this all they can come up with on him? ROFL  krabigirl   Aug-03-09 08:25 PM   #91 
  - Moron doesn't even know what blasphemy is  OilemFirchen   Aug-03-09 12:40 PM   #12 
  - Jeeeezus! Christ on a bike!, Jeeezus H. Christ! are considered profanity by many religious folks.nt  Captain Hilts   Aug-03-09 12:42 PM   #17 
  - Maybe so, but they're equally misguided  OilemFirchen   Aug-03-09 12:47 PM   #22 
     - I think in Catholicsm all three parts of the trilogy are considered to be one and to be God  karynnj   Aug-03-09 03:37 PM   #76 
        - The Methodists agree with the Catholics on this one.  amandabeech   Aug-05-09 09:47 PM   #113 
  - From the FYI File  Dogmudgeon   Aug-03-09 01:15 PM   #39 
  - By god's hooks  OilemFirchen   Aug-03-09 03:55 PM   #77 
  - According to the Holy Trinity of the Catholic Church, Jesus was God  NickB79   Aug-03-09 01:39 PM   #47 
  - I beg to differ  Bluenorthwest   Aug-03-09 01:46 PM   #52 
  - Blasphemy is a victimless crime.  Zhade   Aug-03-09 07:48 PM   #86 
  - Some of us find the teachings of Jesus to be quite repellent,  stopbush   Aug-03-09 12:40 PM   #13 
  - Uhhhh....  Rebubula   Aug-03-09 02:28 PM   #64 
     - What love and understanding do you find in these quotes from Jesus?:  stopbush   Aug-03-09 03:12 PM   #71 
        - Well...  Rebubula   Aug-03-09 03:20 PM   #74 
           - Thanks for your kind words.  stopbush   Aug-03-09 03:56 PM   #78 
  - That conservative god is such a thin skinned weakling  Warpy   Aug-03-09 12:40 PM   #14 
  - Jesusfuckingchrist, don't these psycho "conservatives" have ANY ideas????  pattmarty   Aug-03-09 12:41 PM   #15 
  - That is a bit rich coming from a guy who supported George Bush and the atrocities he committed on ..  Mr. Sparkle   Aug-03-09 12:44 PM   #19 
     - Oh, Biden supported Bush??? You're on the wrong website, you were...........  pattmarty   Aug-03-09 12:57 PM   #26 
        - My bad , i pressed the wrong reply button. I was responding to the original post.  Mr. Sparkle   Aug-03-09 01:50 PM   #54 
  - He's Catholic.  berni_mccoy   Aug-03-09 12:46 PM   #21 
  - It's truly that simple. nt  Captain Hilts   Aug-03-09 12:57 PM   #27 
  - He's Catholic down to his fingernails.  undeterred   Aug-03-09 06:09 PM   #84 
  - Which to the nutters is not Christian.  Gormy Cuss   Aug-04-09 11:32 AM   #104 
  - Aren't these the same people who rail against "Political Correctness"?  BumRushDaShow   Aug-03-09 12:57 PM   #28 
  - +1  Blue_Tires   Aug-03-09 02:08 PM   #59 
  - Terminal silliness from the myth upholders... (n/t)  ProudDad   Aug-03-09 01:02 PM   #29 
  - It's not hate speech. Might be considered Blasphemy by some, but it ain't hate speech.  sinkingfeeling   Aug-03-09 01:06 PM   #31 
  - Sweet Jeebus on a trailer hitch. Literally.  Buzz Clik   Aug-03-09 01:12 PM   #36 
  - LOL, I was just going to reply..But it's ok to put jesus christ on a trailer hitch!  madmom   Aug-03-09 02:16 PM   #61 
  - Jesus Christ on a trailer hitch. Something I've actually seen by the way.  shadowknows69   Aug-03-09 01:24 PM   #44 
  - I used to have a Catholic colleague who would say, "Jesus, Mary and Joseph"  yellowcanine   Aug-03-09 01:33 PM   #45 
  - i'm a former catholic and  DesertFlower   Aug-03-09 01:42 PM   #48 
  - santa maria!  frylock   Aug-03-09 01:38 PM   #46 
  - The U.S. Taliban has spoken.  The Stranger   Aug-03-09 01:45 PM   #51 
  - A rather prissy - and inaccurate - view of blasphemy.  madamesilverspurs   Aug-03-09 01:49 PM   #53 
  - As a heretic with a pedigree, I really agree with your post.  Bluenorthwest   Aug-03-09 01:59 PM   #56 
  - Indeed. Again, I wish I could recommend a subthread  Robb   Aug-03-09 02:18 PM   #62 
  - That is a bit rich coming from a guy who supported George Bush and the atrocities he committed on ..  Mr. Sparkle   Aug-03-09 01:52 PM   #55 
  - Right Wingers  AsahinaKimi   Aug-03-09 02:02 PM   #57 
  - Conservatives take the" Lord's Name In Vain" every time they use "him" as an excuse or reason  glinda   Aug-03-09 02:07 PM   #58 
  - The real "hate speech" is turning Jesus, the penultimate liberal, into a war God.  pink-o   Aug-03-09 02:09 PM   #60 
  - Mother of many.....  WheelWalker   Aug-03-09 02:34 PM   #65 
  - ...  Norrin Radd   Aug-03-09 02:49 PM   #66 
  - Maybe he should switch to cursing Muhammad  marshall   Aug-03-09 02:56 PM   #67 
  - Jaysus! Biden did not curse Jesus or anyone else.  No Elephants   Aug-05-09 06:42 AM   #110 
  - Keep pushin' it, thugs. You're marginalizing yourselves, leaving little work for us.  truthisfreedom   Aug-03-09 03:10 PM   #70 
  - Jesus H. Fucking Christ, this stupid topic has 71 reponses already  snooper2   Aug-03-09 03:17 PM   #73 
  - Onward Christian Whiners  mitchum   Aug-03-09 04:07 PM   #79 
  - These idiots are all to often hypocrits who go on about  WePurrsevere   Aug-03-09 05:23 PM   #81 
  - These fuckers are really making me sick.  Jazzgirl   Aug-03-09 05:53 PM   #82 
  - Hate speech? give me a fuckin break..  and-justice-for-all   Aug-03-09 06:11 PM   #85 
  - Consider the source of this article.  totodeinhere   Aug-03-09 07:51 PM   #87 
  - I'm sure this douchebag was all kerflempt when Cheney told Leahy to go fuck himself as well, right?  Sub Atomic   Aug-03-09 08:02 PM   #88 
  - I am so sick of these freaks making big issues out of  dana_b   Aug-03-09 08:24 PM   #89 
  - Jesus Fucking Christ. Fuck you, Mark, you motherfucker. How's that for hate speech? (n/t)  Catch22Dem   Aug-03-09 10:18 PM   #93 
  - nooooo, saying that just means you're a disrespectful 'attention whore'  Divine Discontent   Aug-05-09 05:36 AM   #109 
     - Good. It was intended to be hateful. (n/t)  Catch22Dem   Aug-05-09 09:16 PM   #112 
  - Jesus Fucking Christ  BradXXX   Aug-03-09 11:17 PM   #96 
  - Manufactured outrage.  drm604   Aug-04-09 02:46 AM   #98 
  - Lie. Blasphemy, yes; hate speech, no  iverglas   Aug-04-09 10:00 AM   #99 
  - Who gives a shit? I mean .. .really! n/t  daggahead   Aug-04-09 10:15 AM   #100 
  - When an Irish fookin' Catholic can't swear like a sailor...  Ignis   Aug-04-09 12:19 PM   #105 
  - WOT  Supply Side Jesus   Aug-04-09 02:50 PM   #107 
  - Saying the name of Jesus equals hate speech against Christians? Since when?  No Elephants   Aug-05-09 06:46 AM   #111 
 

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