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74. "That having been said" is one long "but" - and renders your actual answer as a "Yes." Understood.
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  -Muslim group warns 'South Park' creators of death Amerigo Vespucci  Apr-21-10 08:11 PM   #0 
  - Well, well, I wonder how many, here, think its Ok for them to  demosincebirth   Apr-21-10 08:19 PM   #1 
  - cant they just be sentenced to hell? weak religions cannot take any criticism nt  msongs   Apr-21-10 08:21 PM   #2 
  - Talk about a thin-skinned religion  demosincebirth   Apr-21-10 08:44 PM   #9 
  - Yikes  saigon68   Apr-23-10 01:44 PM   #136 
  - That's borderline offensive.  Xenotime   Apr-24-10 08:53 PM   #162 
  - I don't believe its okay but I also don't think sticking your face over  roguevalley   Apr-21-10 10:49 PM   #24 
  - Very telling - had this been Catholics threatening them with death over their oft-ridiculing  apocalypsehow   Apr-21-10 11:33 PM   #33 
     - wow. you don't know shit about me. first of all, provoking hornets  roguevalley   Apr-22-10 12:33 AM   #49 
     - This reply speaks for itself - and reinforces the point of mine above. n/t.  apocalypsehow   Apr-22-10 12:43 AM   #52 
     - so, how about this analogy...  harmonicon   Apr-22-10 12:47 AM   #54 
        - He'd no doubt tell you that was "provoking hornets" and not to be "surprised" when the lynchings...  apocalypsehow   Apr-22-10 12:54 AM   #57 
           - I don't give a shit what people choose to do but when someone  roguevalley   Apr-22-10 12:59 AM   #58 
              - That's just what the fine folks who stood by while Emmett Till was lynched in 1955 Mississippi said.  apocalypsehow   Apr-22-10 01:08 AM   #61 
              - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-24-10 07:59 PM   #155 
     - One has a higher expectation from Catholics  marshall   Apr-22-10 08:46 AM   #88 
        - I doublt it. The muslims have been living in the ninth century since the ninth century. Check  demosincebirth   Apr-22-10 02:44 PM   #107 
        - except for the period from the 9th to 16th century, you mean  harmonicon   Apr-22-10 04:01 PM   #111 
           - I don't agree.  demosincebirth   Apr-22-10 04:09 PM   #113 
              - there's no point in disagreeing with the truth  harmonicon   Apr-22-10 06:54 PM   #117 
        - Hey we are not talking about the Inquisition here.  totodeinhere   Apr-23-10 08:18 AM   #120 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-22-10 10:30 AM   #93 
  - what's with the Peace Sign on the turban?  fascisthunter   Apr-22-10 05:51 PM   #115 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-24-10 07:57 PM   #154 
  - They'll probably kill Kenny first. . . nt  Walk away   Apr-21-10 08:22 PM   #3 
  - Those bastards!  Dr. Strange   Apr-21-10 08:35 PM   #7 
  - Personally I think Matt and Trey should announce that Cartman's mom has ALWAYS been Mohammed  Bolo Boffin   Apr-21-10 08:22 PM   #4 
  - Better yet  DatManFromNawlins   Apr-24-10 01:02 AM   #148 
  - Crazy motherf*ckers on all sides are tearing the planet apart  tom_paine   Apr-21-10 08:22 PM   #5 
  - They're so alike  Dramarama   Apr-23-10 04:30 PM   #140 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Apr-21-10 08:34 PM   #6 
  - Is this a joke? A pr ploy to increase ratings? No one could be that clueless.  McCamy Taylor   Apr-21-10 08:42 PM   #8 
  - This is at least the third time they've portrayed Mohammed  bc3000   Apr-21-10 08:55 PM   #11 
     - They had Mohammed in the title credits until somebody noticed.  Bolo Boffin   Apr-21-10 09:16 PM   #13 
     - If he was wearing a bear suit  dflprincess   Apr-21-10 09:18 PM   #14 
  - "A radical Muslim group"  Andronex   Apr-21-10 08:49 PM   #10 
  - You don't think threatening artists with death for the art they create ISN'T a radical POV?  apocalypsehow   Apr-21-10 11:36 PM   #35 
     - It's radical, alright, but these whackjobs are getting exactly what they want --  Hatalles   Apr-22-10 01:12 AM   #63 
  - Watching the new episode right now...  Zephie   Apr-21-10 09:11 PM   #12 
  - I don't think that was it.  bc3000   Apr-21-10 10:32 PM   #22 
  - That wasn't Southpark Studios' idea  HALO141   Apr-23-10 11:50 AM   #129 
  - What a bunch of humorless morons.  chrisa   Apr-21-10 09:31 PM   #15 
  - I agree. IMO fundies of all religions are nitwits. But sadly, too many here at DU only want to...  totodeinhere   Apr-23-10 08:22 AM   #121 
     - Who is giving them a pass?  wuushew   Apr-23-10 05:03 PM   #144 
        - You haven't seen it done? I know I have, on occasion.  Quantess   Apr-24-10 03:10 AM   #150 
  - OMG  BoneDaddy   Apr-21-10 09:55 PM   #16 
  - +1  proteus_lives   Apr-21-10 10:32 PM   #20 
  - what double standard?  Bill McBlueState   Apr-21-10 10:32 PM   #21 
  - yes, there are members of the enlightened in here  BoneDaddy   Apr-23-10 04:37 PM   #142 
  - +2  apocalypsehow   Apr-21-10 11:34 PM   #34 
  - You'll see examples of that double  leftynyc   Apr-22-10 04:39 AM   #82 
  - again, what double standard?  Bill McBlueState   Apr-22-10 08:13 AM   #86 
  - True true  BoneDaddy   Apr-23-10 04:40 PM   #143 
  - x1000  TankLV   Apr-24-10 08:03 PM   #156 
  - Islam and images  hollowdweller   Apr-21-10 09:57 PM   #17 
  - Good points.  boppers   Apr-24-10 02:57 AM   #149 
  - How do they know it was really Muhammad in the bear suit and not an imposter?  NorthCarolina   Apr-21-10 10:00 PM   #18 
  - It was SANTA CLAUS!  rcrush   Apr-23-10 01:51 PM   #138 
  - If the fundie Muslims end up killing one or the other or both  customerserviceguy   Apr-21-10 10:04 PM   #19 
  - no, but they can find the crazy asses who did it and throw them in jail /nt  still_one   Apr-21-10 11:57 PM   #40 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-21-10 10:47 PM   #23 
  - You disgust me  leftynyc   Apr-22-10 04:41 AM   #83 
  - They bleeped out the name Muhammad on tonights show, and Santa was in the bear costume.  bamacrat   Apr-21-10 11:00 PM   #25 
  - Personally, I hope to be respectful of others' spiritual beliefs. n/t  WheelWalker   Apr-21-10 11:00 PM   #26 
  - Fundamentalist Evangelicals believe that homosexuality should be a crime and "abortionists" should  apocalypsehow   Apr-21-10 11:43 PM   #36 
  - Strawman. Sophistry.  WheelWalker   Apr-22-10 12:02 AM   #42 
  - Precisely - that's exactly what your reply above was. Kudos to you for admitting it.  apocalypsehow   Apr-22-10 12:39 AM   #50 
     - If it pleases you. The path is not difficult for one who has no preferences.  WheelWalker   Apr-22-10 12:45 AM   #53 
        - More sophistry, and babble. You're good at this kind of thing, and I salute you!  apocalypsehow   Apr-22-10 12:47 AM   #55 
           - Why, thank you. Thank you, very much. But I fear my reputation often exceeds me. You,  WheelWalker   Apr-22-10 12:52 AM   #56 
              - Alas, my mind isn't so "nimble" that it excuses threats of violence & murder out of "respect" for  apocalypsehow   Apr-22-10 01:00 AM   #59 
                 - Now, is it necessary to get so personal? I don't believe I said anything of the sort. Really,  WheelWalker   Apr-22-10 01:09 AM   #62 
                 - You said *precisely* quite a bit of that sort - really. As anyone with "reading" abilities can well  apocalypsehow   Apr-22-10 01:23 AM   #65 
                 - Good night. Parting is such sweet sorrow...  WheelWalker   Apr-22-10 01:46 AM   #69 
                    - Still unwilling/unable to defend your assertion that folks should be intimidated out of exercising  apocalypsehow   Apr-22-10 01:53 AM   #72 
                       - Thanks for play'n...  WheelWalker   Apr-22-10 02:32 AM   #78 
                          - how about my spiritual beliefs  Bert   Apr-22-10 12:24 PM   #98 
                             - Whatever. Much of the grey matter following this thread is apparently basalt, formed by  WheelWalker   Apr-22-10 12:46 PM   #101 
                             - You respect free speech, don't you? Is respect for the freedom of belief so much more  WheelWalker   Apr-23-10 02:21 PM   #139 
                 - Because he's probably a teenager.  closeupready   Apr-22-10 10:46 AM   #94 
                 - There you are. That's it. This way. Follow along now as we learn three new words in Turkish:  WheelWalker   Apr-22-10 01:12 AM   #64 
                    - More sophistry, and babble. You're good at this kind of thing, and I salute you!  apocalypsehow   Apr-22-10 01:25 AM   #66 
                    - I see. And you're magnetic ink.  WheelWalker   Apr-22-10 01:38 AM   #68 
                       - Address the issue, please: should the creators of "South Park" be threatened with violence & murder  apocalypsehow   Apr-22-10 01:48 AM   #70 
                          - No. Unequivocally. That having been said, those same creators do not meet  WheelWalker   Apr-22-10 01:55 AM   #73 
                          - "That having been said" is one long "but" - and renders your actual answer as a "Yes." Understood.  apocalypsehow   Apr-22-10 01:59 AM   #74 
                             - I answered your question. What part of "unequivocally" do you not understand?  WheelWalker   Apr-22-10 02:13 AM   #76 
                          - I do not consider violence and murder to be subsets of any spiritual connection, although they  WheelWalker   Apr-22-10 02:05 AM   #75 
                    - Sign here, please.  kentauros   Apr-22-10 04:19 AM   #81 
                       - Not gibberish at all. Your recognition is welcome. All out for Fort Stink'n Desert.  WheelWalker   Apr-22-10 09:07 AM   #92 
  - You missed my point, low and wide right. "Even Richard Nixon has got soul". If I know some one  WheelWalker   Apr-22-10 01:37 AM   #67 
  - An admirable view.  spoony   Apr-22-10 02:18 AM   #77 
  - False equivalence  leftynyc   Apr-22-10 04:43 AM   #84 
  - Right, and fundamentalist Muslims agree with the fundie Christians on those things.  totodeinhere   Apr-23-10 08:27 AM   #122 
  - Will be respectful of spiritual beliefs when religious people RESPECT my non-belief!  JCMach1   Apr-22-10 12:10 AM   #44 
  - "Never" is a long time. It seems you would use the terms  WheelWalker   Apr-22-10 12:40 AM   #51 
     - I probably sounded a little harsh, but respect is a two-way street  JCMach1   Apr-22-10 03:02 AM   #80 
     - You are a simpleton  Bert   Apr-22-10 12:28 PM   #99 
     - Blessings.  WheelWalker   Apr-22-10 01:51 PM   #103 
     - Non-belief needs defining?  JimFury   Apr-22-10 03:56 PM   #109 
        - "We" don't subscribe to them? I'm thinking "you all" will experience more time on the wheel  WheelWalker   Apr-22-10 03:59 PM   #110 
  - Then it would probably be wise to not start a satirical cartoon  marshall   Apr-22-10 08:48 AM   #90 
  - I don't know about wise, but thank you - yes. That follows from an understanding  WheelWalker   Apr-22-10 02:03 PM   #105 
  - I don't - I have no respect for mumbo jumbo  Taverner   Apr-23-10 11:16 AM   #127 
  - There's a difference between being respectful, and being forced to follow them.  Xithras   Apr-23-10 11:20 AM   #128 
     - I agree with you. The same applies to intransigents of all genera, perhaps especially  WheelWalker   Apr-23-10 12:50 PM   #134 
  - They ought to kill South Park  Alcibiades   Apr-21-10 11:04 PM   #27 
  - fuck you dolphin and whale!!!!  paulsby   Apr-21-10 11:15 PM   #30 
  - Do you still watch?  MadBadger   Apr-22-10 12:16 AM   #45 
     - No, I have not  Alcibiades   Apr-22-10 08:35 AM   #87 
  - This is where there is an unanswerable issue. If Mohammed  24601   Apr-21-10 11:11 PM   #28 
  - Is There Really a Fatwa Against the South Park Guys?  Scurrilous   Apr-21-10 11:14 PM   #29 
  - There are unstable people within every group and religious persuasion /nt  still_one   Apr-21-10 11:59 PM   #41 
     - Yes, but certain religions suck much more than others  PurityOfEssence   Apr-23-10 10:08 PM   #146 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-21-10 11:25 PM   #31 
  - WELL NOW YOU'VE DONE IT!  Drunken Irishman   Apr-21-10 11:31 PM   #32 
  - Haaahaaaha! Good one!  apocalypsehow   Apr-21-10 11:46 PM   #37 
  - screwed up religious fanatics, they can go to hell /nt  still_one   Apr-21-10 11:52 PM   #38 
  - +1  Dramarama   Apr-23-10 04:31 PM   #141 
  - Respect  Cartoonist   Apr-21-10 11:56 PM   #39 
  - Anyone who thinks they have an invisible friend in the sky  The Green Manalishi   Apr-22-10 12:28 AM   #46 
  - Ha! Ha!  donco6   Apr-22-10 12:09 AM   #43 
  - Publicity stunt much?  alp227   Apr-22-10 12:29 AM   #47 
  - Islam needs to get the stick out of its collective ass.  Omnibus   Apr-22-10 12:32 AM   #48 
  - x1000  TankLV   Apr-24-10 08:14 PM   #157 
  - Unrec'd... HUGE non-story.  Hatalles   Apr-22-10 01:06 AM   #60 
  - Thank you.  WheelWalker   Apr-22-10 01:49 AM   #71 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-22-10 02:49 AM   #79 
  - If they are based in New York, they should be arrested, no?  woo me with science   Apr-22-10 11:19 AM   #96 
  - Apparently, the mosque they picket outside of...  Hatalles   Apr-22-10 11:47 AM   #97 
     - I suspect they leave the direct terroristic threats off their signs, then?  woo me with science   Apr-22-10 12:44 PM   #100 
  - Thanks!  harun   Apr-22-10 02:12 PM   #106 
  - Isn't that sort of like saying the recent christian militia fundie thing isn't  Regret My New Name   Apr-22-10 06:45 PM   #116 
  - +1  totodeinhere   Apr-23-10 08:29 AM   #123 
  - I disagree. Nutjobs like these people, whether Muslim or Christian, should be covered even though..  totodeinhere   Apr-23-10 08:40 AM   #125 
  - I'm curious...if you don't mind my asking, do you adhere to any particular  WheelWalker   Apr-23-10 01:40 PM   #135 
  - Do you condemn those MUSLIMS that issued DEATH THREATS!  TankLV   Apr-24-10 08:16 PM   #158 
  - Wow, a religion that cannot take a joke from a cartoon! Talk about  Rex   Apr-22-10 05:01 AM   #85 
  - religious nutjobs  fishwax   Apr-22-10 08:47 AM   #89 
  - Religious nuts  treestar   Apr-22-10 08:52 AM   #91 
  - South Park is not the issue...  and-justice-for-all   Apr-22-10 10:52 AM   #95 
  - While it is a rude thing to disrespect people's fundemental beliefs,  hedgehog   Apr-22-10 01:12 PM   #102 
  - Thank you. That sums up my views quite succinctly. It is regrettable that  WheelWalker   Apr-22-10 01:57 PM   #104 
  - I disagree. It is not rude to insult fundie beliefs, it is justified.  totodeinhere   Apr-23-10 08:33 AM   #124 
  - Dirka dirka  slutticus   Apr-22-10 03:52 PM   #108 
  - I'd rather believe in a God that doesn't need me to defend him  CreekDog   Apr-22-10 04:04 PM   #112 
  - To see the post written to the op  mstinamotorcity   Apr-22-10 05:00 PM   #114 
  - John Stewart & the Daily Show gave this group a deserved smack down!  Lost4words   Apr-23-10 08:01 AM   #118 
  - Yeah I gotta go with you on that one -> "religious nut-job"  Imagevision   Apr-23-10 08:11 AM   #119 
  - And you folks wonder why I have so much contempt for religion...  Taverner   Apr-23-10 11:14 AM   #126 
  - Yes, this is religion...  MellowDem   Apr-23-10 11:51 AM   #130 
     - OK - you tell me what's so good about believing in an alternate "reality"  Taverner   Apr-23-10 12:01 PM   #131 
     - It's not necessarily good...  MellowDem   Apr-23-10 12:38 PM   #132 
        - Excellent contribution. Thank you.  WheelWalker   Apr-23-10 01:44 PM   #137 
     - Thank you for that insight. Quite on point considering the virulence  WheelWalker   Apr-23-10 12:40 PM   #133 
     - WTF?  TankLV   Apr-24-10 08:22 PM   #159 
  - It showed total disrespect for Islam  Old Troop   Apr-23-10 08:44 PM   #145 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-24-10 01:00 AM   #147 
  - Good.  Codeine   Apr-24-10 03:21 AM   #151 
  - Islam is as retarded as every other religion.  Socal31   Apr-24-10 03:24 AM   #152 
  - Isalm deserves no respect. Not when it's MY WAY or BE KILLED.  TankLV   Apr-24-10 08:25 PM   #160 
  - Al-Amrikee means the American in Arabic  Eg-ptiangirl   Apr-24-10 02:26 PM   #153 
  - Well, I'll say one thing about this OP - it certainly shook the nuts from the tree. n/t  WheelWalker   Apr-24-10 08:32 PM   #161 
  - Locking.  greatauntoftriplets   Apr-24-10 08:54 PM   #163 
 

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