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73. They are so extreme
Another sick Republican.
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  -GOP chairman says if students want to vote, they should pay taxes Maine-ah  Aug-31-11 12:42 PM   #0 
  - it is the 21st century and this shit is still going on. :/ nt  sudopod   Aug-31-11 12:49 PM   #1 
  - these questions are probably illgeal. rednecked asshole  roguevalley   Aug-31-11 02:10 PM   #23 
     - They were, according to the Supreme Court in 1979.  LuckyLib   Aug-31-11 05:48 PM   #58 
  - Desperate actions of a party bankrupt of any ideas on how to govern.  Old and In the Way   Aug-31-11 12:57 PM   #2 
  - That's what people did back in the early days  KamaAina   Aug-31-11 01:01 PM   #6 
  - They don't want to govern. They want to keep others from governing.  Beartracks   Sep-01-11 01:15 AM   #97 
     - +1 nt  ooglymoogly   Sep-01-11 10:49 AM   #108 
  - If Corporations want to be Citizens, let them pay taxes.  Downwinder   Aug-31-11 12:58 PM   #3 
  - +1  valerief   Aug-31-11 01:50 PM   #17 
  - perfect counterpoint  southmost   Aug-31-11 04:19 PM   #40 
  - and have colonoscopies n/t  Buenaventura   Aug-31-11 05:44 PM   #57 
  - +1  avaistheone1   Sep-01-11 01:33 AM   #98 
  - with earth moving augers.  ooglymoogly   Sep-01-11 10:51 AM   #109 
  - +2 ... a good laugh line for Bill Maher. nt  ooglymoogly   Sep-01-11 10:55 AM   #110 
  - Some people claim there is no difference between Dems and  Frances   Aug-31-11 12:58 PM   #4 
  - Because no matter how bad the Dems get, the Repugs will always be far worse.  RC   Aug-31-11 01:03 PM   #8 
  - That very much depends on the Dem in question.  No Elephants   Aug-31-11 02:15 PM   #24 
  - Specter gave us the magic bullet theory along with Ford who moved the back wound to hide  sce56   Aug-31-11 06:05 PM   #60 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-31-11 07:17 PM   #69 
        - Thanks for towing the all conspiricy talk is nuts line! I suppose those 19 conspirators  sce56   Aug-31-11 07:48 PM   #71 
           - JFK assassination research started my skeptical approach....  deadinsider   Sep-01-11 01:09 AM   #96 
              - This is a better view of the Zapruder film not cropped so it shows the drivers reaction also has the  sce56   Sep-01-11 03:01 PM   #118 
  - Another Race to the Bottom.  bvar22   Aug-31-11 04:05 PM   #36 
     - We would not be in this mess if the Democratic Party had remained true to itself.  RC   Aug-31-11 04:54 PM   #48 
  - Because they think they are likely to vote Democratic. On the other hand,  No Elephants   Aug-31-11 02:01 PM   #21 
  - QFT!!!!  Cosmocat   Aug-31-11 03:58 PM   #34 
  - Some people claim there is no diff betw Dems & Repus  liberal from boston   Sep-01-11 11:49 AM   #113 
  - The distinction that must be made here is that  ooglymoogly   Sep-02-11 08:59 AM   #119 
  - Next they'll be giving out the ''literacy'' test again:  yurbud   Aug-31-11 01:00 PM   #5 
  - In order to register to vote, I took a literacy test  Frances   Aug-31-11 01:40 PM   #14 
  - Perry will be worse, but we need to make Democrats better--they are attacking unions too  yurbud   Aug-31-11 02:07 PM   #22 
  - I'm close to agreeing with a literacy test  JustABozoOnThisBus   Aug-31-11 04:51 PM   #47 
     - I teach college and give a trivia test the first day of class  yurbud   Aug-31-11 05:23 PM   #54 
  - Didn't we get rid of the property requirement years ago?  ProgressoDem   Aug-31-11 01:02 PM   #7 
  - Symm  kenfrequed   Aug-31-11 01:14 PM   #9 
  - Can't we all just JOIN THE 20th CENTURY?  Gregorian   Aug-31-11 01:14 PM   #10 
  - Ah. So federal sales taxes aren't really taxes? College kids don't work summers  bluerum   Aug-31-11 01:22 PM   #11 
  - Well, if you can't find a job, you can't pay taxes.  xxqqqzme   Aug-31-11 01:25 PM   #12 
  - First, if they work, and many students do, they do pay taxes  Kber   Aug-31-11 01:27 PM   #13 
  - Paying tax and owning property has nothing to do with residency or voting.  No Elephants   Aug-31-11 02:26 PM   #26 
  - If they rent, they pay taxes; no self-respecting landlord is going to eat prop. taxes.  SteveM   Aug-31-11 04:30 PM   #45 
  - Only landowners with net worths of 1 million+ should be able to vote.  onehandle   Aug-31-11 01:46 PM   #15 
  - wow...crooked, criminal and all that kinda stuff.  SoapBox   Aug-31-11 01:47 PM   #16 
  - They pay taxes.  AtheistCrusader   Aug-31-11 01:54 PM   #18 
  - At least two of the three Symm questions were unconstitutional.  No Elephants   Aug-31-11 01:58 PM   #19 
  - The 24th Amendment.  JDPriestly   Aug-31-11 04:01 PM   #35 
  - Why do Republicans hate America this much?  The Wizard   Sep-01-11 05:02 AM   #100 
  - I can understand the sentiment that the college kids don't care about local issues  Thor_MN   Aug-31-11 01:59 PM   #20 
  - I went to college in a small town and voted there  Ms. Toad   Aug-31-11 10:54 PM   #89 
  - They do pay taxes  CatholicEdHead   Aug-31-11 02:24 PM   #25 
  - Sounds fair, and likewise, only republicans should be fighting in the wars they started also /nt  still_one   Aug-31-11 02:55 PM   #27 
  - These "people" don't believe in democracy.  Enthusiast   Aug-31-11 03:22 PM   #28 
  - Evil. Evil and stupid. Evil, stupid, and greedy.  paparush   Aug-31-11 03:41 PM   #29 
  - Comments on the link are excellent. I've never unregistered when I've moved.  SleeplessinSoCal   Aug-31-11 03:43 PM   #30 
  - Why doesn't he just come out and say  RoccoR5955   Aug-31-11 03:44 PM   #31 
  - poll tax.... ironic, since republicans support spreading democracy  fascisthunter   Aug-31-11 03:56 PM   #32 
  - The Republican Party should more appropriately be named  JDPriestly   Aug-31-11 03:57 PM   #33 
  - Same with Corporations that flood PACs  radhika   Aug-31-11 04:05 PM   #37 
  - Fear  Smilo   Aug-31-11 04:05 PM   #38 
  - When I was a student (late 60s, early 70s),  bvar22   Aug-31-11 04:12 PM   #39 
  - Poll tax!  McCamy Taylor   Aug-31-11 04:19 PM   #41 
  - just sell votes  w0nderer   Aug-31-11 05:02 PM   #50 
  - Ohhhhh You mean just like Exxon Mobil?  W T F   Aug-31-11 04:26 PM   #42 
  - This kind of RW punking has been going on for decades...  SteveM   Aug-31-11 04:28 PM   #43 
  - Who died and made that motherfuker God?  Hubert Flottz   Aug-31-11 04:28 PM   #44 
  - It sounds like 200 students have the basis for a class action law suit  Bjorn Against   Aug-31-11 04:34 PM   #46 
  - k&r n/t  w0nderer   Aug-31-11 04:59 PM   #49 
  - Just one example of the hundreds of cases of voter suppression  COLGATE4   Aug-31-11 05:02 PM   #51 
  - Un fricken believable.  spicegal   Aug-31-11 05:04 PM   #52 
  - Excuse me? They effing DO pay taxes!  GoddessOfGuinness   Aug-31-11 05:20 PM   #53 
  - No say-so in representation without taxation?  Zambero   Aug-31-11 05:27 PM   #55 
  - Loudly: "Ladies and gentlemen, this officer of the secular, constitutional government...  krispos42   Aug-31-11 05:43 PM   #56 
  - First they came after Teachers and Labor Unions:  blkmusclmachine   Aug-31-11 05:52 PM   #59 
  - Oh fuck...........  Swede Atlanta    Aug-31-11 06:08 PM   #61 
  - these students should sue Webster for defamation of character,  provis99   Aug-31-11 06:20 PM   #62 
  - People in the military routinely vote where they're stationed  Gman   Aug-31-11 06:23 PM   #63 
  - Excuse me? When I was active-duty (Army, 1982 - 1991)  TheDebbieDee   Aug-31-11 08:40 PM   #78 
     - This is Texas  Gman   Aug-31-11 09:53 PM   #86 
  - Plumbob says if the GOP chairman wants to be a citizen, prove he's a human being.  plumbob   Aug-31-11 06:42 PM   #64 
  - But I bet they spend greenbacks in your towns.,,,  Historic NY   Aug-31-11 07:07 PM   #65 
  - Students will pay taxes when corporations pay taxes.  muntrv   Aug-31-11 07:09 PM   #66 
  - OCD Malignant Narcissists............! !  dogmoma56   Aug-31-11 07:13 PM   #67 
  - Yup, it's about singling out demographics that vote for Dems.  Odin2005   Aug-31-11 07:15 PM   #68 
  - So if a CEO  rasputinkhlyst   Aug-31-11 07:43 PM   #70 
  - Does he let legal resident aliens vote if they own property and pay taxes?  beyurslf   Aug-31-11 07:52 PM   #72 
  - They are so extreme  treestar   Aug-31-11 07:53 PM   #73 
  - THey should vote when they go home  JAbuchan08   Aug-31-11 07:57 PM   #74 
  - Would that be a tax that they so vehemently oppose?  demosincebirth   Aug-31-11 08:10 PM   #75 
  - Of course this is just another way to prevent young Democrats  TheDebbieDee   Aug-31-11 08:29 PM   #76 
  - If corporations want to be people, they should pay taxes  Orrex   Aug-31-11 08:31 PM   #77 
  - So are are tying free speech rights to paying taxes? Interesting  24601   Sep-04-11 08:52 AM   #122 
  - The majority of students attending many colleges are from the state  jwirr   Aug-31-11 08:51 PM   #79 
  - This asshole wouldn't have any problem sending them to war.  liberal N proud   Aug-31-11 09:00 PM   #80 
  - WE BAT 1000. vs small minded cronies!  Veracious   Aug-31-11 09:16 PM   #81 
  - then millionaires and billionaires who make money off dividend checks/trust funds should  alp227   Aug-31-11 09:23 PM   #82 
  - Shoot him.  tcaudilllg   Aug-31-11 09:33 PM   #83 
  - Whoa  diveguy   Sep-01-11 07:52 AM   #104 
     - You're right, we don't need to get uncivil.  tcaudilllg   Sep-01-11 12:20 PM   #114 
        - Two possible reasons for suggesting this idea:  tcaudilllg   Sep-01-11 12:33 PM   #115 
  - "All person born or naturalized in the United States...  Deep13   Aug-31-11 09:37 PM   #84 
  - So then if you get a huge tax break, you shouldn't be able to vote?  Tiggeroshii   Aug-31-11 09:44 PM   #85 
  - If corporations are people, they should pay taxes.  begin_within   Aug-31-11 10:08 PM   #87 
  - It was young republicans organizing students to vote in Massachusetts that help put Reagan in office  pam4water   Aug-31-11 10:08 PM   #88 
  - So should CEOs and big conglomerates like GE.  Initech   Aug-31-11 11:07 PM   #90 
  - These GOP assholes need to be kicked back into their box. n/t  RKP5637   Aug-31-11 11:23 PM   #91 
  - How many times do these kind of lessons have to be learned  BrightSideOfLife   Aug-31-11 11:46 PM   #92 
  - Yeah...  deadinsider   Sep-01-11 12:13 AM   #93 
  - Wait until he pulls that on some Trustafarian...  saras   Sep-01-11 12:14 AM   #94 
  - How about we require an intelligence test to vote?  FreeBillClinton   Sep-01-11 12:53 AM   #95 
  - Maybe they would prefer to buy politicians instead of paying taxes like "corporate persons" do now!  cascadiance   Sep-01-11 03:41 AM   #99 
  - Ha! The poll at the link asks if college students  PotatoChip   Sep-01-11 06:47 AM   #101 
  - Really?  Amaril   Sep-01-11 06:58 AM   #102 
  - Do sales taxes count?  Jkid   Sep-01-11 07:40 AM   #103 
  - Too bad that we do not have a DOJ or a SCOTUS  dotymed   Sep-01-11 08:12 AM   #105 
  - If corporations want to vote they "should pay taxes"  Hubert Flottz   Sep-01-11 08:14 AM   #106 
  - Can't do that.. Corperations have rights unlike citizens.  IrishAle   Sep-01-11 09:33 AM   #107 
  - I can't believe the idiots who would suggest students shouldn't vote  hughee99   Sep-01-11 10:57 AM   #111 
  - it's none of his damn business  newspeak   Sep-01-11 11:18 AM   #112 
  - I wish some of these local stories would get a lot more national coverage.  Kalidurga   Sep-01-11 12:48 PM   #116 
  - My daughter works 3 jobs while in college. She DOES pay taxes.  Liberty Belle   Sep-01-11 01:03 PM   #117 
  - Who ELSE here thinks it is HIGH TIME for the Department of Justice  NOMOREDRUGWAR   Sep-02-11 03:02 PM   #120 
  - Republicans up to the same old dirty tricks.  sarcasmo   Sep-02-11 07:57 PM   #121 
  - Listen to him try to explain it on talk radio  MaineDem   Sep-04-11 09:11 AM   #123 
 

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