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herbm Donating Member (980 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Oct-24-10 09:25 AM
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109. That's no presumption. Beside, I speak for me. You don't to anything about anything I say.
Edited on Sun Oct-24-10 09:54 AM by herbm
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  -Mormon Parents Rejected For Scout Leadership Post BolivarianHero  Oct-22-10 09:53 AM   #0 
  - Let the Mormons suffer a bit.  YOY   Oct-22-10 09:55 AM   #1 
  - As you sow, so shall you reap.  ET Awful   Oct-22-10 10:05 AM   #3 
  - They run the scouting program in many places  DBoon   Oct-22-10 10:10 AM   #4 
  - growing up i mormon country  oldhippydude   Oct-22-10 10:33 AM   #12 
  - LDS have adopted Boy Scouts for their youth programming  HereSince1628   Oct-22-10 10:41 AM   #20 
     - their version  donquijoterocket   Oct-22-10 11:10 AM   #36 
     - Once upon a time a lot of the professional scouts were mormon  HereSince1628   Oct-22-10 11:27 AM   #44 
     - Lots of churches sponsor scout troops. I was in a troop sponsored  JDPriestly   Oct-22-10 01:05 PM   #70 
     - Yes, I didn't mean to say that they are unique  HereSince1628   Oct-22-10 04:56 PM   #80 
     - Many religious groups sponsor troops and issue awards to scouts:  hedgehog   Oct-26-10 10:36 AM   #119 
  - you don't support the first amendment  CreekDog   Oct-22-10 10:31 AM   #11 
  - What does this have to do with the first amendment?  plantwomyn   Oct-22-10 10:47 AM   #25 
  - fine  CreekDog   Oct-22-10 10:48 AM   #26 
  - Yes but...  BolivarianHero   Oct-22-10 06:16 PM   #81 
  - Naw...I just like it when haters get hated on.  YOY   Oct-22-10 10:50 AM   #28 
     - i didn't know being Mormon meant you were a hater  CreekDog   Oct-22-10 11:05 AM   #33 
        - When 80% of the religion votes the one way the church tells them that religion has a problem.  YOY   Oct-22-10 11:18 AM   #39 
        - completely wrong  CreekDog   Oct-22-10 12:14 PM   #59 
           - Got me.  YOY   Oct-22-10 12:19 PM   #64 
           - We assume.  No Elephants   Oct-23-10 12:33 PM   #90 
        - Yes, but the church itself, funded Prop 8.  asdjrocky   Oct-22-10 11:41 AM   #47 
        - Perhaps we should persecute Catholics on the basis of what some priests did  CreekDog   Oct-22-10 12:13 PM   #58 
           - I just hate it when people use examples like that for bad organizations.  asdjrocky   Oct-22-10 12:17 PM   #62 
              - well then good luck arguing for fair treatment for Muslims  CreekDog   Oct-22-10 12:19 PM   #63 
                 - That's where you just went off track.  asdjrocky   Oct-22-10 12:29 PM   #67 
                    - I'm sorry I wasted the irony on you  CreekDog   Oct-22-10 12:52 PM   #69 
        - What does Steve Young's wife have to do with the Stokes?  No Elephants   Oct-23-10 12:13 PM   #89 
  - So all suffering is not bad. Mormon suffering is just fine with you.  herbm   Oct-22-10 10:39 AM   #18 
  - Like ambrosia to my ears actually!  YOY   Oct-22-10 10:47 AM   #24 
     - Just like the big pig said, "we're all free, just that some of us are free-er than others." The Bill  herbm   Oct-22-10 11:50 AM   #50 
        - Then perhaps they best read it a little closer.  YOY   Oct-22-10 11:52 AM   #51 
        - We all carry personal values in our life to our positions. Thank G*d for the Bill of Rights - Congre  herbm   Oct-22-10 11:59 AM   #53 
           - Religion has dick to do with values/morality. The greatest lie of religion is that we need it..  YOY   Oct-22-10 12:05 PM   #55 
           - We don't need religion - I can agree with that about 90% but we do need G*d. Maybe you don't and tha  herbm   Oct-22-10 12:12 PM   #57 
           - I'm afraid we don't need Gad, Gid, Gyd, God, Gud, or Ged either.  YOY   Oct-22-10 12:22 PM   #65 
              - That's your take and so be it. But don't presume to speak for everybody else.  herbm   Oct-22-10 12:34 PM   #68 
                 - Just anyone who's not a sucker.  YOY   Oct-22-10 04:26 PM   #75 
                 - Snark and personal attack, no substance. You seem to have a whole lot more interest in what I should  herbm   Oct-22-10 08:10 PM   #82 
                 - You presumed to speak for everyone else when you posted we do not need religion, but do need God.  No Elephants   Oct-23-10 12:55 PM   #93 
                    - That's no presumption. Beside, I speak for me. You don't to anything about anything I say.  herbm   Oct-24-10 09:25 AM   #109 
           - The one thing I do not get about atheists in general is that in their asserting their correctness  herbm   Oct-24-10 09:51 AM   #110 
           - No, I never insist my personal religious values become the law of my state or nation.  No Elephants   Oct-23-10 12:50 PM   #92 
        - What did government have to do wth iPresbyterians rejecting Mormons?  No Elephants   Oct-23-10 12:40 PM   #91 
  - Injustice is okay when it happens to people we don't like? Awesome! (nt)  Posteritatis   Oct-22-10 11:57 AM   #52 
  - Sure is!  YOY   Oct-22-10 12:02 PM   #54 
  - You mean when bigots get a relatively insignificant taste of bigotry?  No Elephants   Oct-23-10 01:10 PM   #95 
  - No. Very wrong attitude.  Matariki   Oct-23-10 01:17 PM   #97 
  - there's no reason  Bill McBlueState   Oct-26-10 08:51 AM   #117 
  - I've got no particular sympathy for Mormons who are on the receiving end of  mudplanet   Oct-22-10 10:04 AM   #2 
  - I've got issues with BSA but this definitely isn't something the national org would approve of  Recursion   Oct-22-10 10:10 AM   #5 
  - Oh no, the national org will be slapping these guys down quickly and violently.  Xithras   Oct-22-10 08:51 PM   #83 
  - The hilarious part is that BSA is pretty much run by the Mormons  realisticphish   Oct-22-10 10:11 AM   #6 
  - Shrug.  closeupready   Oct-22-10 10:17 AM   #7 
  - Sweet justice served to the creators of Prop 8. Not one tear will fall from me.  Happyhippychick   Oct-22-10 10:19 AM   #8 
  - Boo hoo  _ed_   Oct-22-10 10:21 AM   #9 
  - Banning Atheists IS religious discrimination  CanonRay   Oct-22-10 10:27 AM   #10 
  - Boy Scouts get $upport from government?  HereSince1628   Oct-22-10 10:34 AM   #14 
  - I'm pretty sure they don't, actually  realisticphish   Oct-22-10 10:40 AM   #19 
  - actually  oldhippydude   Oct-22-10 11:20 AM   #40 
  - I agree strongly with you, but go further - all discrimination over race, religion, ethnic, gender,  herbm   Oct-22-10 10:42 AM   #21 
     - So girl scouts should allow boys? (nt)  The Straight Story   Oct-22-10 11:20 AM   #41 
     - Too late, they do. I had to join the Girls Scouts to take my Scout daughters' troop on  herbm   Oct-22-10 11:36 AM   #46 
        - Yes, there are female Scouters.  Xithras   Oct-22-10 08:55 PM   #84 
           - Young women can join Explorer Scouts.  herbm   Oct-23-10 10:08 AM   #86 
     - Are you okay with discrimination based on sexual orientation?  No Elephants   Oct-23-10 01:21 PM   #98 
  - I had a cub scout come to my door last week to sell their over priced popcorn, when I refused the  madmom   Oct-22-10 10:34 AM   #13 
  - As a christian I think you acted out of conscience. Good for you.  herbm   Oct-22-10 10:44 AM   #22 
  - I am a Wood Badge Trained Adult Leader Eagle Scout and I won't buy the popcorn.  Gore1FL   Oct-23-10 02:55 PM   #101 
  - I know I'm going to take heat for this but I AGREE: Scouts have a long tradition of...  Poll_Blind   Oct-22-10 10:37 AM   #15 
  - That's pretty ironic. The LDS are stong supporters of BSA.  herbm   Oct-22-10 10:38 AM   #16 
  - Thanks for calling me a fucking moron  demwing   Oct-22-10 10:38 AM   #17 
  - Who in the world called you that?  herbm   Oct-22-10 10:45 AM   #23 
     - The last line in the OP  demwing   Oct-22-10 10:49 AM   #27 
        - Well I happen to agree with your post. Civility is running a little thin here lately.  herbm   Oct-22-10 11:42 AM   #48 
  - How much 'government money' does the Boy Scouts of America receive?  Freddie Stubbs   Oct-22-10 10:51 AM   #29 
  - Directly none accourding to what I can tell, but they do use public blds -schools and civic bldgs  herbm   Oct-22-10 11:47 AM   #49 
  - Here we go!  MsPithy   Oct-22-10 10:57 AM   #30 
  - As a christian I think you got it about right. More Romans got fed to lions by Christians than the .  herbm   Oct-22-10 12:15 PM   #61 
  - Sorry, I just don't see this one Presbyterian church starting to kill Mormons.  No Elephants   Oct-23-10 01:40 PM   #99 
  - Back in the 1940s when my dad was a very active Boy Scout in rural Nevada,  kestrel91316   Oct-22-10 10:57 AM   #31 
  - At some point in the 80's, the religious wackos took over the BSA  Taverner   Oct-22-10 10:59 AM   #32 
  - That Church is violating the BSA's own rules. Scouts cannot discriminate against any religion  FSogol   Oct-22-10 11:05 AM   #34 
  - This is action by this Presbyterian Church, NOT the BSA.  wizstars   Oct-22-10 11:06 AM   #35 
  - This.  YDogg   Oct-22-10 12:26 PM   #66 
  - Yes, but the BSA has no business being an offshoot of any church  Dappleganger   Oct-22-10 04:49 PM   #79 
  - Exactly. I am also a Woodbadge trained Scouter ......  oldhippie   Oct-26-10 10:26 AM   #118 
  - tables, turned  tomm2thumbs   Oct-22-10 11:13 AM   #37 
  - We are letting my son be a cub scout  d_r   Oct-22-10 11:15 AM   #38 
  - Atheists cannot join the fucking Scouts either.  greiner3   Oct-22-10 11:21 AM   #42 
  - LDS uses the Scouts as their youth program  pdx_prog   Oct-22-10 11:21 AM   #43 
  - I'm an atheist and I think this is unfair.  caseymoz   Oct-22-10 11:30 AM   #45 
  - It broke my heart to tell my son he couldn't join BSA.  Hyper_Eye   Oct-22-10 12:09 PM   #56 
  - sometimes  d_r   Oct-22-10 04:01 PM   #73 
  - Its interesting how you are raising your children, and why.  IdaBriggs   Oct-22-10 04:21 PM   #74 
  - I think you're a wonderful parent. We need more like you.  Zhade   Oct-23-10 11:37 PM   #106 
  - Campfire Kids! There's one in your state, too!  NuttyFluffers   Oct-24-10 04:08 AM   #108 
  - That's wrong.  proteus_lives   Oct-22-10 12:14 PM   #60 
  - sucks to be them  davidinalameda   Oct-22-10 01:41 PM   #71 
  - I wont allow my son to join scouts. No way in hell.  krabigirl   Oct-22-10 03:40 PM   #72 
  - We didn't allow ours, either...  Dappleganger   Oct-22-10 04:41 PM   #77 
  - Watch Glen BecKKK turn this around and blame it on Muslims somehow.  Dappleganger   Oct-22-10 04:40 PM   #76 
  - If I got the right church, it's in Matthews NC  Dappleganger   Oct-22-10 04:47 PM   #78 
  - Please do not knee jerk the BSA  Xmit   Oct-22-10 09:55 PM   #85 
     - Jesus  Dappleganger   Oct-23-10 10:26 AM   #87 
     - Who's not calm?  Xmit   Oct-25-10 06:07 PM   #115 
     - Would you join a golf club that wouldn't admit blacks or jews?  PassingFair   Oct-23-10 11:39 AM   #88 
     - They purport to know what God believes? Hubris.  No Elephants   Oct-23-10 02:03 PM   #100 
     - Would you live in a Country that doesn't have equal rights for GLBT?  Gore1FL   Oct-23-10 03:04 PM   #102 
        - Tell that to Darrell Lambert.  PassingFair   Oct-23-10 04:43 PM   #103 
           - Find another troop when that happens  Gore1FL   Oct-23-10 07:42 PM   #104 
              - Or stick with Campfire Kids....  PassingFair   Oct-23-10 08:19 PM   #105 
                 - Well, in practice neither do many units affliated with BSA.  Gore1FL   Oct-24-10 12:48 AM   #107 
                    - Oh well, then... atheist parents and parents of gay youth should...  PassingFair   Oct-24-10 12:20 PM   #113 
     - Do we all have to join the KLAN to understand they are bigots?  CBGLuthier   Oct-26-10 07:44 AM   #116 
  - Bigotry in stereo  Politicub   Oct-23-10 01:05 PM   #94 
  - As I read the OP, it was one particular Presbyterian church, not the Boy Scout organization per se.  No Elephants   Oct-23-10 01:15 PM   #96 
  - Jesus! The all American Clean Cut Boy Scouts is politicized too?!  lunatica   Oct-24-10 10:07 AM   #111 
  - ....aaand cue Glen Beck  underpants   Oct-24-10 10:21 AM   #112 
  - It's interesting  JerseygirlCT   Oct-24-10 12:37 PM   #114 
  - The Boy Scouts should be ordered to end discrimination  MX96391   Oct-26-10 02:29 PM   #120 

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