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Clark2008 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Apr-15-05 03:43 PM
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37. Progressives could greet the anti-abortion folks with these tidbits
on Frist:

HCA does not trumpet its reported involvement with abortion. But, in April, Catholic Financial Services Corporation (CFSC), a mutual fund company, announced that it was starting an S&P 500 Index Fund that would "exclude companies on the abortion issue"�and that HCA was one of only six companies on the index that would be excluded on these grounds. A spokesman for the mutual fund explained to me last week that the company excludes hospital chains that perform abortions and pharmaceutical companies that deal in drugs that induce abortion.

And:

Given Frist's professed anxiety about government rationing of health care services, it is ironic that he turned his Senate office into a makeshift clinic for members of Congress to receive flu shots days prior to October 5, 2004, when the Federal government asked healthy adults to forego the vaccinations because of a nation-wide shortage. Some of the Congressmen Frist treated took the shot under advice from their doctors. However it is common for high-ranking officials to obtain such privileges both as a result of influence and as a result of the fact that they are an important component of the government and their incapacitation would hamper its operation.

From links and info provided at: http://www.dkosopedia.com/index.php/Bill_Frist
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  -why do the democrats hate Jesus so much? Dr. Frist wants to know mopaul  Apr-15-05 07:12 AM   #0 
  - not letting them infiltrate the govt and force their dogma  Triana   Apr-15-05 07:16 AM   #1 
  - democrats 'against people of faith'  mopaul   Apr-15-05 07:26 AM   #2 
     - I really hate these people...  Rush1184   Apr-15-05 08:00 AM   #4 
     - I hate them too  FreedomAngel82   Apr-15-05 11:39 AM   #25 
     - The religion of the rightists is idolatry, not Christianity  Heaven and Earth   Apr-15-05 03:49 PM   #39 
     - "handful of prominent Christian conservatives"  Triana   Apr-15-05 09:22 AM   #16 
        - It's our new version  FreedomAngel82   Apr-15-05 11:40 AM   #26 
           - You know, I never thought of that but...  Triana   Apr-15-05 01:43 PM   #29 
  - how can we stop this 'justice sunday'?  donkeyod   Apr-15-05 07:59 AM   #3 
  - here's the whole article in the new york times  mopaul   Apr-15-05 08:03 AM   #6 
  - yes they should lose the tax exempt status..churches would have to  blogbear   Apr-15-05 08:07 AM   #8 
  - So they're going into churches  FreedomAngel82   Apr-15-05 11:43 AM   #27 
  - Hi donkeyod!!  newyawker99   Apr-15-05 10:35 AM   #18 
  - Welcome to DU, donkeyod!  Oregonian   Apr-15-05 11:03 AM   #19 
  - Welcome to DU donkeyod  TWiley   Apr-15-05 03:35 PM   #34 
  - Progressives could greet the anti-abortion folks with these tidbits  Clark2008   Apr-15-05 03:43 PM   #37 
  - sorry we're not all christians, dr. jesus.  ucmike   Apr-15-05 08:02 AM   #5 
  - amen!  blogbear   Apr-15-05 07:28 PM   #42 
  - From the NYT article...  WalrusSlayer   Apr-15-05 08:07 AM   #7 
  - 'like thieves in the night' refers to the return of christ  mopaul   Apr-15-05 08:10 AM   #9 
  - Awh Shit Mo Relax Really Trust Me This Fundie Fad Is Going To Fail  Binka   Apr-15-05 03:33 PM   #33 
  - Since I've not noticed a decline in fundieland's recruitment,  LdyGuique   Apr-15-05 11:35 AM   #23 
     - Yep  FreedomAngel82   Apr-15-05 11:53 AM   #28 
     - amen!  blogbear   Apr-15-05 07:30 PM   #43 
  - A new low....  Clark Bayh 2008   Apr-15-05 08:11 AM   #10 
  - it's 1 thing to call us unpatriotic & bigots, but to make t.v. ads..?  mopaul   Apr-15-05 08:17 AM   #12 
     - I'm pretty sure that 'dyed in the wool' hypocrites wouldn't care..  blogbear   Apr-15-05 07:33 PM   #44 
  - it's hypocritical christians we don't like, not jesus!  genevat   Apr-15-05 08:15 AM   #11 
  - Same reason they're going to take away your bibles  Dr Ron   Apr-15-05 08:24 AM   #13 
  - just yesterday a damn liberal tried to take away my bible  mopaul   Apr-15-05 08:26 AM   #14 
     - Must be the same damn liberals who are forcing. . .  Dr Ron   Apr-15-05 09:23 AM   #17 
  - gods army.....army against what i say  seabeyond   Apr-15-05 08:27 AM   #15 
  - more like: If Jesus didn't 'love his enemies' he would hate Frist  G_j   Apr-15-05 11:13 AM   #20 
  - I like Jesus  Chovexani   Apr-15-05 11:25 AM   #21 
  - CALL OR FAX FRIST NOW!!  Hell Hath No Fury   Apr-15-05 11:27 AM   #22 
  - My faxed letter...  Hell Hath No Fury   Apr-15-05 02:08 PM   #31 
     - GOOD ONE!  mopaul   Apr-15-05 03:12 PM   #32 
  - Oh good grief  FreedomAngel82   Apr-15-05 11:38 AM   #24 
  - Isn't this going to backfire on them?  July   Apr-15-05 01:49 PM   #30 
  - I am not so sure. Christians are brainwashed to  TWiley   Apr-15-05 03:42 PM   #36 
  - The average Conservative Christian relishes Self Righteous Indignation.  TWiley   Apr-15-05 03:38 PM   #35 
  - That's the truth! Wish they would go flagellate themselves!  blogbear   Apr-15-05 07:37 PM   #46 
  - Excuse me. I need to scream now.  LittleClarkie   Apr-15-05 03:44 PM   #38 
  - It's not Jesus most of us hate  Generic Other   Apr-15-05 03:55 PM   #40 
  - I want to know when we all stopped beating our live-in gay lovers  slackmaster   Apr-15-05 04:10 PM   #41 
  - C'mon, Frist, don't hold back...  Lab2112   Apr-15-05 07:36 PM   #45 
  - These twats  d_b   Apr-15-05 09:34 PM   #47 
 

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