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Response to Reply #111
115. Yes, you are smart and educated. I'm just saying have some compassion
for people who haven't been blessed with education or brains or curiosity.
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  -America, the land of stupid motherfuckers. Tom Yossarian Joad  May-28-05 08:53 AM   #0 
  - Sadly, I agree. You express my feelings exactly! nt  babylonsister   May-28-05 08:57 AM   #1 
  - Pathological Narcisism  podnoi   May-28-05 10:35 AM   #43 
  - American know nothingism  Old sixties guy   May-28-05 03:53 PM   #98 
     - Welcome at DU, though Im not even American  OldEurope   May-28-05 04:27 PM   #104 
        - Hi Old Europe...  ngGale   May-29-05 02:46 AM   #139 
  - Mine as well  Carni   May-28-05 10:57 AM   #55 
  - you are correct sir  mopaul   May-28-05 08:57 AM   #2 
  - Thank you for this post. I agree with you. n/t  AlinPA   May-28-05 08:58 AM   #3 
  - You're welcome and thank you....  Tom Yossarian Joad   May-29-05 01:09 AM   #133 
     - True  Tux   May-29-05 02:36 AM   #137 
  - excellent rant  leftchick   May-28-05 08:59 AM   #4 
  - I concur, awesome pic of Galloway n/t  MeDeMax   May-28-05 09:57 AM   #35 
  - Spectacular!  EST   May-28-05 09:01 AM   #5 
  - Well even if you buy that theory  bryant69   May-28-05 09:03 AM   #6 
  - At least fifty per cent of the population are below average.  MindPilot   May-28-05 09:21 AM   #18 
     - Don't forget  FreedomAngel82   May-28-05 03:14 PM   #90 
  - Well Tom, so many of them live  vickiss   May-28-05 09:04 AM   #7 
  - Uhhh... there are stupid people everywhere  Clark2008   May-28-05 10:39 AM   #45 
     - Sorry, I didn't mean to insult you! Did not make myself clear.  vickiss   May-28-05 10:54 AM   #53 
        - Thank you!  Clark2008   May-29-05 03:30 AM   #144 
        - Thank you!  Clark2008   May-29-05 03:33 AM   #145 
  - They should put the blame in the proper place but they don't.  TheGoldenRule   May-28-05 09:05 AM   #8 
  - American voters should have to sign a statement that says the following...  bluestateguy   May-28-05 09:06 AM   #9 
  - Actually they are  Moxygirl   May-28-05 09:06 AM   #10 
  - Hi moxygirl.  Hoping4Change   May-28-05 03:01 PM   #89 
  - Hi Moxygirl you makea good point  FreedomAngel82   May-28-05 03:21 PM   #93 
  - Sadly the majority of people in this country defer to........  Bonhomme Richard   May-28-05 09:07 AM   #11 
  - Should be posted on FreeRepublic  wtmusic   May-28-05 09:12 AM   #12 
  - LOL... I don't think it would last too long there...  Tom Yossarian Joad   May-28-05 03:59 PM   #100 
  - show some compassion-- many of these people are just too busy  spooked911   May-28-05 09:16 AM   #13 
  - That's the point, though...they are too busy to spend ANY time....  Media_Lies_Daily   May-28-05 09:36 AM   #28 
  - yes, it's a vicious cycle. A downward spiral.  spooked911   May-28-05 09:42 AM   #29 
  - I don't buy that excuse.  Tomee450   May-28-05 07:06 PM   #111 
  - Yes, you are smart and educated. I'm just saying have some compassion  spooked911   May-28-05 09:11 PM   #115 
  - Busy?  Tux   May-29-05 02:42 AM   #138 
  - Those maps are pretty depressing  Briarius   May-29-05 08:14 AM   #159 
  - Hell  fujiyama   May-29-05 11:06 AM   #169 
  - wow that map is cool  dejaboutique   May-29-05 06:39 PM   #174 
  - Wow. I thought you were being fascicious. Too busy not to be stupid?  Tom Yossarian Joad   May-29-05 09:11 AM   #161 
  - Wonderful rant!  KitSileya   May-28-05 09:16 AM   #14 
  - The answer to "You get to pick the doctor you want":  brainshrub   May-28-05 09:17 AM   #15 
  - Thank you!  primate1   May-28-05 10:47 AM   #50 
     - When it comes to the necessities, access is more important than choice.  brainshrub   May-28-05 12:41 PM   #68 
  - It is almost asthough we live among aliens  pie   May-28-05 09:18 AM   #16 
  - All I got to say is bravo, man.  HughBeaumont   May-28-05 09:20 AM   #17 
  - I see more than that operating here  dandrhesse   May-28-05 09:21 AM   #19 
  - You're right, and it reminds me of what Al Franken said about  Lydia Leftcoast   May-28-05 09:35 AM   #26 
  - Thanks for joining in. I feel that we are not doing ourselves any favors  dandrhesse   May-28-05 09:54 AM   #34 
     - Three Letters For You...  PassingFair   May-28-05 12:51 PM   #74 
     - sorry but I don't get it. I'm not being sarcastic I don't know the term  dandrhesse   May-28-05 09:16 PM   #118 
        - Democracy for America  PassingFair   May-28-05 10:41 PM   #128 
           - Thank you , I am so glad I asked. It is information like this given in  dandrhesse   May-29-05 07:48 AM   #156 
              - Always glad to pass along good info!  PassingFair   May-29-05 08:16 PM   #175 
     - I have no idea how  Tomee450   May-28-05 07:15 PM   #113 
        - You look them in the eye  Karenina   May-29-05 06:25 AM   #153 
  - Great post and thanks for the thoughtful reply  Tom Yossarian Joad   May-28-05 09:59 AM   #36 
  - so true, whenever I'm feeling like it is overwhelmingly hopeless I come  dandrhesse   May-28-05 10:05 AM   #38 
  - COGNITIVE DISSONANCE  leftchick   May-28-05 10:46 AM   #49 
  - You NAILED it!!! The only explaination!  suziedemocrat   May-28-05 11:02 AM   #59 
  - Interesting  Tux   May-29-05 02:57 AM   #140 
  - absolutely! And the other theory that comes to mind is Maslows heirarchy  dandrhesse   May-28-05 09:26 PM   #119 
  - Great remarks. The current situation reminds me of a Star Trek episode.  Hoping4Change   May-28-05 03:24 PM   #94 
  - Each once in a while a post like this comes along...  Catch22Dem   May-28-05 09:24 AM   #20 
  - I absolutely agree, and wholly despise most of my countrymen for their  Zerex71   May-28-05 09:24 AM   #21 
  - "Are these people trying to be stupid?"  gulliver   May-28-05 09:28 AM   #22 
  - Willful ignorance.  Karenina   May-29-05 06:40 AM   #155 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-28-05 09:31 AM   #23 
  - what I think would be good..  cap   May-28-05 09:33 AM   #24 
  - You are so right.  Finder   May-28-05 09:43 AM   #30 
  - I'm glad you consider me a "complete ass." I would hate to be  Tom Yossarian Joad   May-28-05 09:46 AM   #31 
  - This coming from a person who referred to others as being "Stupid....  Media_Lies_Daily   May-28-05 10:52 AM   #52 
     - I didn't type Stupid M______. I said Stupid Mothetherfuckers  Tom Yossarian Joad   May-28-05 12:58 PM   #78 
  - Hitting too close to home there?  BiggJawn   May-28-05 09:54 AM   #33 
  - 'zactly  bicentennial_baby   May-28-05 10:38 AM   #44 
  - How many hours are spent asleep in front of the tube?  Media_Lies_Daily   May-28-05 11:01 AM   #58 
  - i'm still trying to figure out the relevance from this statement.  NuttyFluffers   May-29-05 04:55 AM   #148 
  - Yessiree.  BiggJawn   May-28-05 12:51 PM   #75 
     - I know...  bicentennial_baby   May-28-05 02:04 PM   #82 
  - Check my number of posts if you think I actually read anything by....  Media_Lies_Daily   May-28-05 10:43 AM   #47 
     - sticks and stones, no one called you personally a bad name  mopaul   May-28-05 10:48 AM   #51 
     - IMHO, you don't drop a load on the people that you're going to need....  Media_Lies_Daily   May-28-05 10:58 AM   #56 
        - sorry  mopaul   May-28-05 11:16 AM   #62 
        - You wake up on the wrong side of the bed today, Media?  PassingFair   May-28-05 12:58 PM   #77 
        - I guess you could say that I'm a little testy today...  Media_Lies_Daily   May-28-05 03:58 PM   #99 
        - so if they are *that* busy, what hope is there to reach them, then?  NuttyFluffers   May-29-05 05:17 AM   #149 
     - Wellllll....  BiggJawn   May-28-05 12:47 PM   #71 
     - no confusion. pain is needed as much as pleasure.  NuttyFluffers   May-29-05 05:31 AM   #150 
        - I do wonder what level of pain  Karenina   May-29-05 02:01 PM   #171 
           - well, a good deal has been visited already... and we have 1/2 pissed  NuttyFluffers   May-29-05 06:19 PM   #172 
     - Stupid  Tux   May-29-05 03:04 AM   #141 
  - check out my post above, I agree with you, thanks for another reason!  dandrhesse   May-28-05 10:20 AM   #41 
  - But only a minority of households have children in them  muriel_volestrangler   May-28-05 10:42 AM   #46 
  - That may be true in Missouri, but I'd like to see some national stats.  Media_Lies_Daily   May-28-05 11:00 AM   #57 
     - In the census projections for 2005 from 1996  muriel_volestrangler   May-28-05 11:14 AM   #61 
  - Hmm  wtmusic   May-28-05 11:09 AM   #60 
  - "They make Luddites look like the Manhattan project."  Straight Shooter   May-28-05 09:34 AM   #25 
  - Don't be dissin' the Luddites...  Karenina   May-28-05 12:45 PM   #70 
  - Running on autopilot is easier.  SalmonChantedEvening   May-28-05 09:35 AM   #27 
  - First time I have ever seen you  Thtwudbeme   May-29-05 06:30 AM   #154 
     - thank you *blush*  SalmonChantedEvening   May-29-05 07:53 AM   #157 
  - That would only be 51% of registered voters. Only around 40% of  FloridaPat   May-28-05 09:48 AM   #32 
  - sheeple....  mike_c   May-28-05 10:04 AM   #37 
  - Great post. Two thoughts.  smoogatz   May-28-05 10:06 AM   #39 
  - Well, it's not new.  IMModerate   May-28-05 10:20 AM   #40 
  - A nation of Jar Jars...  personman   May-28-05 10:31 AM   #42 
  - Our isolation makes us dense in the U.S....  Jade Fox   May-28-05 10:43 AM   #48 
  - Why do you hate Murkans for their freedom to be stupid motherfuckers?  leftofthedial   May-28-05 10:54 AM   #54 
  - 51% of any nation is stupid  daydreamer   May-28-05 11:49 AM   #63 
  - 99% of the planet said the same thing after the 2004 elections.  oasis   May-28-05 11:55 AM   #64 
  - in re: stupid motherfuckers/TV manipulation/stuffed bears  donsu   May-28-05 12:35 PM   #65 
  - teddy bears, & metallic helium balloons on graves are cool too  mopaul   May-28-05 12:41 PM   #69 
  - I Fascist America, ignorance is a virtue.  baldguy   May-28-05 12:38 PM   #66 
  - So Are Anti-War People Who Voted For A Pro-War Candidate (Kerry) Smart?  Itsthetruth   May-28-05 12:40 PM   #67 
     - In the primary....no.  sellitman   May-28-05 12:51 PM   #73 
  - I don't know Tom, maybe 'stupid' is a bit harsh  mopaul   May-28-05 12:49 PM   #72 
  - LOL... Intellectually Challenged Motherfuckers just doesn't roll off  Tom Yossarian Joad   May-28-05 01:04 PM   #79 
     - America, the land of stupid motherfuckers  Karenina   May-28-05 02:02 PM   #81 
        - Yee Haw!  Tom Yossarian Joad   May-28-05 02:06 PM   #83 
        - Demon, indeed!  Karenina   May-28-05 03:19 PM   #92 
           - You go, girl! and re: La Paz...  Tom Yossarian Joad   May-28-05 06:35 PM   #108 
              - Thanks for that, Sweetiekins!  Karenina   May-28-05 06:56 PM   #110 
        - "We're so preooccupied trying to survive.."  Lydia Leftcoast   May-28-05 10:03 PM   #122 
           - Well said, Lydia.  Tom Yossarian Joad   May-28-05 10:29 PM   #125 
           - Reminds me of when my father was still teaching  expatriate   May-29-05 01:49 AM   #135 
           - "Do we have to read the whole book?"  progressive_realist   May-29-05 02:11 AM   #136 
              - Can't make it up  Tux   May-29-05 03:33 AM   #146 
  - As long as it does not affect them and their reality, they will continue  dogday   May-28-05 12:56 PM   #76 
  - This newspaper cover says it all:  cat_girl25   May-28-05 01:12 PM   #80 
  - How about the COMPETENCY OF THE DOCTORS WE PICK.  HypnoToad   May-28-05 02:06 PM   #84 
  - Bill Maher said  proud2Blib   May-28-05 02:08 PM   #85 
  - Great quote!  Gyre   May-28-05 02:38 PM   #87 
  - Orwell said Newspeak was devised to stop people from thinking.  Octafish   May-28-05 02:36 PM   #86 
  - I saw part of this on CSpan. Powerful stuff. I especially liked  Tom Yossarian Joad   May-28-05 02:51 PM   #88 
  - Great quote. Thanks much octofish.  Hoping4Change   May-28-05 03:26 PM   #96 
  - indeed  noiretblu   May-28-05 03:18 PM   #91 
  - I wholeheartedly agree.  BullGooseLoony   May-28-05 03:26 PM   #95 
  - Universally Stupid Asswipes n/t  PowerToThePeople   May-28-05 03:36 PM   #97 
  - The answer to "You get to pick the doctor you want":  Puzzler   May-28-05 04:13 PM   #101 
  - *sigh* Here, the idea of our going to a "socialized" medical system  Tom Yossarian Joad   May-28-05 04:25 PM   #103 
  - Stop misrepresenting Luddites.  Karenina   May-28-05 05:12 PM   #106 
     - History has been unkind to the Luddites  Tom Yossarian Joad   May-28-05 06:44 PM   #109 
  - Not sure what you mean here.  PowerToThePeople   May-28-05 04:50 PM   #105 
  - Also, I think the insurance companies and their shills  Lydia Leftcoast   May-28-05 10:06 PM   #123 
  - The answer to "You get to pick the doctor you want":  Puzzler   May-28-05 04:16 PM   #102 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-28-05 06:10 PM   #107 
  - Darn, ya' got me... I'm one of those people living in the never-never  Tom Yossarian Joad   May-28-05 07:13 PM   #112 
     - It's really not my place to criticize...  CanSocDem   May-28-05 07:38 PM   #114 
     - Well, you got yours through, but I see that my post was removed.  Fly by night   May-29-05 08:17 AM   #160 
        - "living in rural Alabama, you wouldn't need a whole lot to feel superior"  Tom Yossarian Joad   May-29-05 09:32 AM   #163 
           - I'm Sorry -- I thought you would recognize sarcasm when you saw it...  Fly by night   May-29-05 10:38 AM   #168 
              - Well then, Nase hoch!  Karenina   May-29-05 11:06 AM   #170 
              - Yeah  Tux   May-30-05 02:22 AM   #177 
                 - An attempt at a reply (read s-l-o-w-l-y now)  Fly by night   May-31-05 04:59 PM   #185 
  - Red States are  Singular73   May-28-05 09:14 PM   #116 
  - Great rant! Do it again!  yardwork   May-28-05 09:16 PM   #117 
  - I replied to a guy on another thread who STILL supports the war.  Zhade   May-28-05 09:39 PM   #120 
  - kick for the stupid motherfuckers  mopaul   May-28-05 09:49 PM   #121 
  - Love that graphic.... And, hey, it's kind of cathartic like the line from  Tom Yossarian Joad   May-28-05 10:35 PM   #127 
  - Excellent Rant  La Coliniere   May-28-05 10:26 PM   #124 
  - We want to enjoy the fruits of a global economy...  Orsino   May-28-05 10:33 PM   #126 
  - Yeah, that about nails it.  lectrobyte   May-28-05 11:04 PM   #129 
  - but i don't think we should change horses midstream...  NuttyFluffers   May-29-05 05:59 AM   #151 
  - Absolutely fantastic!  Tom Yossarian Joad   May-29-05 09:35 AM   #164 
  - A Simple Truth  sintax   May-28-05 11:13 PM   #130 
  - And that's why I DO hate America  mitchum   May-28-05 11:26 PM   #131 
  - Same here but remember, many votes were stolen or tossed.  AuntiBush   May-28-05 11:30 PM   #132 
  - Hey, don't pick on the picked-on  magellan   May-29-05 03:41 AM   #147 
  - I agree.  RobbinsdaleDem   May-29-05 01:38 AM   #134 
  - My spouse feels exactly the same  DemReadingDU   May-29-05 08:07 AM   #158 
  - Madison Ave + Wall St + 1600 Pennsylvania Ave =  LuPeRcALiO   May-29-05 09:21 AM   #162 
     - W-A-Y B-A-C-K in the "hippie days,"  Karenina   May-29-05 09:58 AM   #166 
        - LOL  LuPeRcALiO   May-29-05 10:09 AM   #167 
  - The citizens of aMErica. n/t  Carolab   May-29-05 03:05 AM   #142 
  - "Surrender monkeys" and 'dictater' chimps.  Swamp Rat   May-29-05 03:10 AM   #143 
  - Recommended  WilliamPitt   May-29-05 06:05 AM   #152 
  - Thanks, Will!  Tom Yossarian Joad   May-29-05 09:39 AM   #165 
  - I hear ya...  progressivebydesign   May-29-05 06:29 PM   #173 
  - Harsh. But, I'd be lying if I said I haven't had the same thoughts myself  Just Me   May-29-05 08:26 PM   #176 
  - Too kind...but pretty damn accurate.  Vektor   May-30-05 02:34 AM   #178 
  - Ignorance is a powerful weapon  dethl   May-30-05 03:54 AM   #179 
  - Whoa  OETKB   May-30-05 08:12 AM   #180 
  - Whoa  OETKB   May-30-05 08:16 AM   #181 
  - Whoa  OETKB   May-30-05 08:19 AM   #182 
  - Whoa  OETKB   May-30-05 08:28 AM   #183 
  - Whoa  OETKB   May-30-05 08:42 AM   #184 
 

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