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Catherine Vincent Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Apr-19-05 04:52 PM
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8. Hang in there, my sister.
You've got a lot of courage to do what you did.
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  -Rant: What White Men Have Taught Me or: Why I'm Now a Racial Profiler buddyhollysghost  Apr-19-05 04:33 PM   #0 
  - You've got STONES!!!  Hobarticus   Apr-19-05 04:37 PM   #1 
  - Yeah, sometimes  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 05:50 PM   #23 
  - See, your problem is you live in a red area in the South.  tjdee   Apr-19-05 04:39 PM   #2 
  - Most Tennessee cops are awesome, really  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 05:52 PM   #24 
  - You've got racism  tinonedown   Apr-19-05 04:42 PM   #3 
  - thank you  RPM   Apr-19-05 05:19 PM   #17 
  - I've been mugged too and don't hate all of the mugger's race  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 05:49 PM   #22 
  - There you go again, with your broad brush  tinonedown   Apr-20-05 12:25 AM   #103 
     - ya think?  buddyhollysghost   Apr-20-05 12:48 AM   #106 
        - Again it has nothing to do with their race  HEyHEY   Apr-20-05 01:37 AM   #115 
           - nothing to do with their sex either.  R. A. Fuqua   Apr-20-05 02:53 AM   #125 
  - amen  HEyHEY   Apr-20-05 01:36 AM   #114 
  - Seems to me you were speeding, you broke the law....  ariellyn   Apr-19-05 04:42 PM   #4 
  - Playing blame the victim? Maybe if she'd kept her mouth shut  Lars39   Apr-19-05 05:12 PM   #15 
  - I mentioned my past  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 06:02 PM   #29 
  - Um, I was going slower than the cop  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 05:45 PM   #20 
  - A QUARTER MILE !?  Fescue4u   Apr-19-05 06:49 PM   #56 
     - My friend, let me repeat myself for the SLOWER DUERs  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 11:22 PM   #89 
        - Sure you did  Fescue4u   Apr-20-05 02:18 AM   #122 
  - You don't read too clearly. She sped up to pass. It is legal to speed up  radwriter0555   Apr-19-05 06:47 PM   #53 
     - "legal to speed up in order to pass"  petronius   Apr-19-05 07:25 PM   #84 
        - You are legally allowed to be up to 10 miles per hour over the posted  radwriter0555   Apr-19-05 08:52 PM   #87 
  - Congrats!! You've just joined his club...eom  MJDuncan1982   Apr-19-05 04:45 PM   #5 
  - BRAVE WOMAN!!!  Behind the Aegis   Apr-19-05 04:46 PM   #6 
  - Thank you so much  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 05:48 PM   #21 
     - Please turn the guy in....  mongo   Apr-19-05 06:40 PM   #48 
        - Thanks for your concern Mongo  buddyhollysghost   Apr-20-05 12:11 AM   #100 
  - I hope you have on your flame retardent underwear...  VelmaD   Apr-19-05 04:51 PM   #7 
  - Thanks VelmaD  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 05:56 PM   #26 
  - Hang in there, my sister.  cat_girl25   Apr-19-05 04:52 PM   #8 
  - Thank you, cat _girl  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 05:59 PM   #28 
  - Well, I can't help you with the asshole cops  MadHound   Apr-19-05 04:52 PM   #9 
  - What I'd love is the mountain fire-burner  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 05:54 PM   #25 
  - I'm non-white--but I don't  R. A. Fuqua   Apr-19-05 04:58 PM   #10 
  - Well, I figure what's good for the goose  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 05:58 PM   #27 
     - His caucasian skin...  fudge stripe cookays   Apr-19-05 06:52 PM   #62 
        - BS! She does not have "problems"  ultraist   Apr-19-05 07:06 PM   #79 
        - Thank you, ultraist  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 11:33 PM   #91 
        - really  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 11:37 PM   #93 
  - Yeah, all white men are evil bastards. Fuck them all.  New Dealer   Apr-19-05 04:59 PM   #11 
  - DWF in a little sports job! The nerve!!!  Lars39   Apr-19-05 05:05 PM   #12 
  - Turn him in? For what?  muriel_volestrangler   Apr-19-05 05:15 PM   #16 
  - This is middle TN driving at its finest! : - )  Lars39   Apr-19-05 05:40 PM   #19 
  - Uh, he wouldn't let ME pass, hon  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 06:08 PM   #33 
     - Let's review the driving  muriel_volestrangler   Apr-19-05 06:16 PM   #38 
        - he didn't pull over the kids that were tailgating me  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 06:22 PM   #41 
           - Now I'm confused  muriel_volestrangler   Apr-19-05 06:48 PM   #54 
              - Now you get it, and no, I ain't perfect.  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 06:54 PM   #68 
                 - My point is that you should do that whoever the driver in the fast lane is  muriel_volestrangler   Apr-19-05 07:03 PM   #77 
                    - Okay well that explains it all.  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 11:36 PM   #92 
  - Thank you Lars39  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 06:04 PM   #30 
     - I hate to say it, but they are so used to cowed women,  Lars39   Apr-19-05 06:13 PM   #36 
        - yeah, he seemed puzzled through most of the encounter  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 06:24 PM   #42 
  - You're on a shorter fuse than I would be, but  Lydia Leftcoast   Apr-19-05 05:08 PM   #13 
  - I get along great with the rural boys  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 06:10 PM   #34 
  - Well I'm a white male, and by all means....  Kansas Wyatt   Apr-19-05 05:12 PM   #14 
  - Thanks Kansas Wyatt  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 06:28 PM   #43 
  - Hey, I'm a white male, and I don't blame you  phaseolus   Apr-19-05 05:34 PM   #18 
  - Aww, glad I'm not alone  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 06:13 PM   #35 
  - Hey friend, i wish I could give you a hug  CitySky   Apr-19-05 06:06 PM   #31 
  - Hey buddy!  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 06:15 PM   #37 
  - another experience in Tennessee  amazona   Apr-19-05 06:07 PM   #32 
  - You are so right  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 06:18 PM   #39 
  - You know a White Female once kicked me  HEyHEY   Apr-19-05 06:21 PM   #40 
  - Hey me too - I got bitched out for doing nothing wrong...DOWN WITH FEMALES  MJDuncan1982   Apr-19-05 06:29 PM   #44 
  - Just the one time, huh?  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 06:33 PM   #45 
  - One event? Do you WANT me to go over every shitty thing done  HEyHEY   Apr-19-05 06:36 PM   #46 
     - Really? Buddy Holly was a white male?  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 06:51 PM   #60 
        - Ah, one of those  HEyHEY   Apr-19-05 06:52 PM   #64 
  - You live for these threads  Pithlet   Apr-19-05 06:45 PM   #51 
  - I'm just a person who believes in Humans and treating them as such  HEyHEY   Apr-19-05 06:47 PM   #52 
  - That's not really what this was about.  Pithlet   Apr-19-05 06:50 PM   #57 
     - I think after reading the last line she meant it  HEyHEY   Apr-19-05 06:51 PM   #61 
     - Fine  Pithlet   Apr-19-05 06:57 PM   #70 
     - Pithlet, you're a genius  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 06:56 PM   #69 
        - you have got to be kidding  hfojvt   Apr-20-05 12:07 AM   #98 
           - men get beat up. men face arrogant cops  buddyhollysghost   Apr-20-05 12:25 AM   #102 
              - I swear you are getting it wrong  hfojvt   Apr-20-05 12:43 AM   #105 
              - Huh?  buddyhollysghost   Apr-20-05 12:51 AM   #107 
                 - the math too hard for you, eh?  hfojvt   Apr-20-05 01:45 AM   #118 
                    - It probably puts more money in your pocket than the woman  Lars39   Apr-20-05 01:53 AM   #120 
                       - that is the standard myth, believed even by BC's Johnny Hart  hfojvt   Apr-20-05 02:36 AM   #123 
              - Oh, so we are keeping score  HEyHEY   Apr-20-05 01:11 AM   #108 
                 - Looking at the stats, looks like men have been trying to kill off  Lars39   Apr-20-05 01:25 AM   #111 
                    - Yes "some" but no one credible  HEyHEY   Apr-20-05 01:29 AM   #112 
                    - I'm confused...  Lab2112   Apr-20-05 03:32 AM   #128 
                    - You know, that is blowing shit outta proportion so much  HEyHEY   Apr-20-05 01:30 AM   #113 
                       - With a good portion of the dead being women.  Lars39   Apr-20-05 01:40 AM   #116 
                          - Well, the vast majority of white men aren't trying to KILL them  HEyHEY   Apr-20-05 01:41 AM   #117 
                             - I believe you first brought up the subject of genocide.  Lars39   Apr-20-05 01:50 AM   #119 
  - Yep.  Lars39   Apr-19-05 06:50 PM   #58 
     - This is a different issue  HEyHEY   Apr-19-05 06:53 PM   #66 
        - Really? Naw. You always jump in to beat your chest.  Lars39   Apr-19-05 07:02 PM   #76 
           - Beat my chest? Just expressing my opinion  HEyHEY   Apr-19-05 07:08 PM   #82 
  - I guess she missed the important parts  cajones_II   Apr-19-05 06:52 PM   #65 
     - No a stupid remark is  HEyHEY   Apr-19-05 06:54 PM   #67 
        - Well, should I assume they're all my friends?  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 07:00 PM   #73 
           - If you were truly being sarcastic that's fine  HEyHEY   Apr-19-05 07:07 PM   #80 
  - He proably thought you were offering a blowjob  Fescue4u   Apr-19-05 06:38 PM   #47 
  - yeah--I didn't want to  R. A. Fuqua   Apr-19-05 06:44 PM   #49 
  - He knew I was meaning his stickers  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 06:49 PM   #55 
  - THAT was another idiot.  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 06:44 PM   #50 
     - No i agree.  Fescue4u   Apr-19-05 06:52 PM   #63 
        - Flipping a cop off is stupid  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 07:02 PM   #75 
           - Its not a matter of extremes  Fescue4u   Apr-19-05 07:07 PM   #81 
              - Dude, when my daughter saw your first post she said  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 11:19 PM   #88 
                 - I teach my daughter manners  Fescue4u   Apr-20-05 02:11 AM   #121 
  - White males are THE MOST PRIVILEGED group in our society  ultraist   Apr-19-05 06:51 PM   #59 
  - From the way this thread is shaping up, I don't think many white males  Lars39   Apr-19-05 06:58 PM   #72 
     - I agree!  ultraist   Apr-19-05 07:01 PM   #74 
        - beautiful essay, ultraist  buddyhollysghost   Apr-20-05 12:21 AM   #101 
  - I really don't think this guy was a real cop  mongo   Apr-19-05 06:58 PM   #71 
  - I'm wondering that too  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 07:04 PM   #78 
     - later!  ultraist   Apr-19-05 07:09 PM   #83 
  - Man, are you lucky you are not a Black Male ...  HamdenRice   Apr-19-05 07:31 PM   #85 
  - This is so true.  Lars39   Apr-19-05 07:35 PM   #86 
  - you are so right  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 11:49 PM   #94 
  - Yeah, white females are always getting away with shit  HEyHEY   Apr-20-05 01:16 AM   #109 
  - You rule. I wonder why so many of us white guys vote Repug.  w4rma   Apr-19-05 11:27 PM   #90 
  - you could be on to something  buddyhollysghost   Apr-19-05 11:56 PM   #96 
  - I wouldn't get upset if you got mad at me for being a white male.  LoZoccolo   Apr-19-05 11:50 PM   #95 
  - Okay, but I'm not upset with you for being a white male  buddyhollysghost   Apr-20-05 12:03 AM   #97 
  - Am I the only one who got that, or  3lefts   Apr-20-05 02:44 AM   #124 
  - To ease the minds of some white males here that think the OP is  cat_girl25   Apr-20-05 12:09 AM   #99 
  - The last time i was pulled over for speeding was  buddyhollysghost   Apr-20-05 12:35 AM   #104 
  - Oba!  Swamp Rat   Apr-20-05 01:21 AM   #110 
  - Go on Girl! Good on ya!  NuttyFluffers   Apr-20-05 03:04 AM   #126 
  - Being a white male myself, I'd have to agree  0rganism   Apr-20-05 03:25 AM   #127 
 

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