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51. Farrakhan is a racist jackass.
If he ever did make a good point, most people would probably ignore it just because it was him making it. He's no better than Fred Phelps or David Duke in my opinion.
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  -It's official. Louis Farrakan is batshit crazy! Archae  Oct-14-05 12:45 PM   #0 
  - i stopped listening to him  FranzFerdinand   Oct-14-05 12:46 PM   #1 
  - I stopped after RevMoon roped him in with the Million Family March  blm   Oct-14-05 01:10 PM   #30 
     - Wow, I didn't know that. nt  Monkey see Monkey Do   Oct-14-05 05:10 PM   #76 
        - Hey...nice to see you.  blm   Oct-14-05 07:21 PM   #89 
  - It happened before, why wouldn't it happen again?  meganmonkey   Oct-14-05 12:47 PM   #2 
  - yep  Howardx   Oct-14-05 12:48 PM   #4 
  - I saw an interview with a resident of N O and he was quite  TomInTib   Oct-14-05 12:56 PM   #17 
  - I have a feeling a levee of that size collapsing would be LOUD.  Beelzebud   Oct-14-05 01:00 PM   #23 
     - I have witnessed a levee collapse and it was more of a roar  TomInTib   Oct-14-05 01:25 PM   #41 
  - Take a poll - most here probably have no clue what you're talking about.  Zhade   Oct-14-05 02:22 PM   #49 
  - I'm glad he said it  TallahasseeGrannie   Oct-14-05 12:47 PM   #3 
  - Nah  fredtaylor   Oct-14-05 12:54 PM   #13 
  - Why is it a crackpot theory?  Tomee450   Oct-14-05 03:15 PM   #55 
     - I first read about the Tulsa "riots" in the "Nation" magazine 5 or 6 years  oasis   Oct-14-05 03:51 PM   #61 
     - The political leaders of Oklahoma tried  Tomee450   Oct-14-05 04:45 PM   #73 
     - They don't f**kng get it.....  BronxBoy   Oct-14-05 06:19 PM   #84 
     - When it comes  Tomee450   Oct-14-05 09:02 PM   #114 
        - Because.....  BronxBoy   Oct-14-05 10:15 PM   #121 
           - BronxBoy welcome to DU!  goclark   Oct-15-05 12:40 AM   #129 
              - Thanks  BronxBoy   Oct-15-05 06:41 AM   #136 
     - Thank you Tomee ~ this story has been circulating  goclark   Oct-14-05 08:42 PM   #111 
     - I get so tired of hearing a about it is a conspiracy theory...  butterfly77   Oct-15-05 03:19 PM   #156 
  - How?  Archae   Oct-14-05 12:56 PM   #16 
  - Well you have a point  TallahasseeGrannie   Oct-14-05 12:59 PM   #22 
  - Please get your fact straight.  Tomee450   Oct-14-05 03:32 PM   #58 
  - He pulled nothing out of his  Tomee450   Oct-14-05 03:28 PM   #57 
  - Calypso Louie?  Scurrilous   Oct-14-05 04:16 PM   #67 
     - Because he used to be a Calypso singer back in the day.  MrSlayer   Oct-14-05 07:52 PM   #99 
        - OK  Scurrilous   Oct-15-05 12:51 AM   #131 
  - I am glad too - and for exactly the same reason.  IndyOp   Oct-14-05 12:59 PM   #21 
  - What government would you like to have address the levy  itzamirakul   Oct-16-05 08:42 AM   #167 
  - Why does this seem so farfetched to you?  dicksteele   Oct-14-05 12:49 PM   #5 
  - It wasn't a conspiracy it was just that they didn't care. Spending  Maraya1969   Oct-14-05 12:50 PM   #6 
  - The LIHOP part would be not funding the levee building  400Years   Oct-14-05 01:13 PM   #35 
  - I'm not following Farrakhan anywhere  LatinoSocialist   Oct-14-05 12:50 PM   #7 
  - "I would like to see an investigation, just to dispel the rumors."  watrwefitinfor   Oct-14-05 12:54 PM   #14 
  - hah  LatinoSocialist   Oct-14-05 01:37 PM   #42 
     - Before you start calling people  Tomee450   Oct-14-05 03:40 PM   #59 
  - Unfortunately,  bumblebee1   Oct-14-05 09:37 PM   #119 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-14-05 12:50 PM   #8 
  - It's amazing how you know so  Tomee450   Oct-14-05 03:49 PM   #60 
  - "keeping a lot of black men hating america..."  noiretblu   Oct-14-05 04:04 PM   #65 
  - Recent events surrounding Katrina and New Orleans say more to "black men"  oasis   Oct-14-05 04:22 PM   #70 
  - Great Book entitled Rising Tide about the Miss. River and  harrison   Oct-14-05 12:50 PM   #9 
  - If Farrakhan announced a perfected unified field theory  GrpCaptMandrake   Oct-14-05 12:51 PM   #10 
  - Louis maybe slightly whacked........  Neocondriac   Oct-14-05 12:51 PM   #11 
  - Don Quixote said something like, "If you believe the windmills are  unrepuke   Oct-14-05 12:51 PM   #12 
  - That's the MIHOP conspiracy theory of Katrina, and more than him are  jobycom   Oct-14-05 12:55 PM   #15 
  - One difference however would be that  pauldp   Oct-14-05 01:06 PM   #27 
     - You're right...  BronxBoy   Oct-14-05 06:40 PM   #85 
        - The first step would be to get a real impartial investgation. n/t  pauldp   Oct-14-05 07:39 PM   #96 
           - LOL  BronxBoy   Oct-14-05 08:05 PM   #101 
              - I didn't say it would happen...  pauldp   Oct-15-05 11:18 AM   #152 
  - They don't need to flood black people  TheFarseer   Oct-14-05 12:56 PM   #18 
  - Yeah, but now they can clear out those areas and build condos  400Years   Oct-14-05 01:11 PM   #33 
  - On the plus side  TheFarseer   Oct-14-05 01:15 PM   #36 
  - A big plus for Omaha, no doubt  400Years   Oct-14-05 01:18 PM   #38 
  - Yea..  Rolexman   Oct-15-05 12:00 AM   #125 
  - Yeah  BronxBoy   Oct-14-05 07:09 PM   #87 
  - Exactly  Tomee450   Oct-14-05 04:02 PM   #64 
  - are these the same "moderate voters" who didn't care in the first place...  NorthernSpy   Oct-14-05 01:37 PM   #43 
  - What do you think the average American should do?  TheFarseer   Oct-14-05 02:23 PM   #50 
  - Baloney  Tomee450   Oct-14-05 04:00 PM   #63 
  - Some white people live in a sheltered world.  Sterling   Oct-14-05 07:32 PM   #93 
     - If only people would  Tomee450   Oct-14-05 09:14 PM   #116 
  - What planet have you been living on ?  HamdenRice   Oct-15-05 08:36 AM   #143 
  - yes, ignorance is bliss  noiretblu   Oct-16-05 11:56 AM   #173 
  - I will not comment on Farrakan himself...  spuddonna   Oct-14-05 12:57 PM   #19 
  - Thank you for the post.  walkon   Oct-14-05 01:06 PM   #28 
  - No problem! :)  spuddonna   Oct-14-05 01:24 PM   #40 
  - That is scary!  walkon   Oct-14-05 02:38 PM   #52 
  - It's nothing like Katrina in which the LAKE levees were breached  ArkDem   Oct-14-05 02:46 PM   #53 
  - Interesting parallels, aren't they?  The Stranger   Oct-14-05 01:57 PM   #45 
  - Louis is a con man.  H2O Man   Oct-14-05 12:59 PM   #20 
  - So GWB  BronxBoy   Oct-15-05 03:21 PM   #157 
     - You're silly.  H2O Man   Oct-17-05 12:03 PM   #175 
  - Disagree - It is not batshit crazy to  IndyOp   Oct-14-05 01:02 PM   #24 
  - Thank you IndyOp  goclark   Oct-14-05 11:49 PM   #122 
  - Okay, time for my batshit crazy post of the day  whatever4   Oct-14-05 01:02 PM   #25 
  - I don't think that's batshit crazy. The levees being blown up  in_cog_ni_to   Oct-14-05 01:06 PM   #26 
  - Give me a fucking break  CatWoman   Oct-14-05 01:08 PM   #29 
  - This is old. Older than me. And I am middle aged.  applegrove   Oct-14-05 01:10 PM   #31 
  - I hate to burst your bubble...  wrathofkahn   Oct-14-05 01:11 PM   #32 
  - Every black leader has been  Tomee450   Oct-14-05 04:17 PM   #69 
     - Speak Tomee450! Speak! nt  goclark   Oct-14-05 11:52 PM   #123 
     - CYNTHIA MCKINNNNEY! They tried to say she's nuts, BUT...  Kurovski   Oct-16-05 10:37 AM   #170 
  - It works for Bush and repubs all the time  Mandate My Ass   Oct-14-05 01:12 PM   #34 
  - so go ahead and investigate, I say -- it's no crazier than other rumors...  NorthernSpy   Oct-14-05 01:15 PM   #37 
  - To me, he makes as much sense as  tsuki   Oct-14-05 01:18 PM   #39 
  - The media LOVES him, because he's presentable(looking), yet  SoCalDem   Oct-14-05 01:50 PM   #44 
  - Farrakhan doesn't get that much coverage, imo.  cat_girl25   Oct-14-05 01:59 PM   #46 
  - I know that, but when white people tune in and see HIM,  SoCalDem   Oct-14-05 02:16 PM   #48 
     - i agree...his purpose is to scare the shit out of white people  noiretblu   Oct-14-05 04:08 PM   #66 
     - As a black person  Tomee450   Oct-14-05 04:29 PM   # 
     - If there was a steady stream of the "balancers" , I would agree  SoCalDem   Oct-14-05 04:40 PM   #72 
     - As another Black Person I agree with you!  goclark   Oct-15-05 12:20 AM   #127 
        - Thank you for your  Tomee450   Oct-15-05 03:42 PM   #159 
     - deleted  Tomee450   Oct-14-05 04:29 PM   #71 
     - Well maybe White people  BronxBoy   Oct-15-05 03:09 PM   #154 
  - I watched C-Span from about 5 Am until after 7PM and I can  itzamirakul   Oct-16-05 09:16 AM   #168 
  - this govt is capable of anything, why not flood the poorest of areas  seabeyond   Oct-14-05 02:08 PM   #47 
  - Farrakhan is a racist jackass.  NaturalHigh   Oct-14-05 02:24 PM   #51 
  - How ridiculous  Tomee450   Oct-14-05 04:55 PM   #74 
     - Farrakhan runs an organization that teaches white people  NaturalHigh   Oct-14-05 05:08 PM   #75 
        - *sigh*  CatWoman   Oct-14-05 05:15 PM   #77 
        - NOI has nothing to do with mainstream Islam.  NaturalHigh   Oct-14-05 05:19 PM   #78 
        - I've heard Farrakan's most recent speeches on public access television.  oasis   Oct-14-05 05:32 PM   #79 
        - thanks, Oasis  CatWoman   Oct-14-05 08:19 PM   #104 
        - Add Hillary Clinton to that list  KamaAina   Oct-14-05 08:34 PM   #110 
        - Yes Oasis  goclark   Oct-15-05 12:22 AM   #128 
        - That's plain bullshit!  0007   Oct-14-05 08:23 PM   #108 
        - Actually, it seems they still do believe in that crap. Please see post  peacebaby3   Oct-15-05 04:49 PM   #161 
        - You have no proof whatsoever  Tomee450   Oct-14-05 08:22 PM   #106 
           - I think that  H2O Man   Oct-15-05 07:04 AM   #140 
  - This article does not provide many quotes  K-W   Oct-14-05 02:58 PM   #54 
  - Batshit crazy would be a step up for Louis - eom  Balbus   Oct-14-05 03:22 PM   #56 
  - I wouldn't put anything past this administration.  ultraist   Oct-14-05 03:56 PM   #62 
  - I think Farrakan..  sendero   Oct-14-05 04:17 PM   #68 
  - meanwhile, back at the oval office...  DubyasWorld   Oct-14-05 05:55 PM   #80 
  - Farrakhan has been pimped heavily by FOX and RW hate radio, in  Mayberry Machiavelli   Oct-14-05 05:57 PM   #81 
  - Read my posts above, MM.  blm   Oct-14-05 07:22 PM   #90 
  - Well then.....  BronxBoy   Oct-14-05 06:05 PM   #82 
  - You GO BronxBoy!!!  Karenina   Oct-14-05 06:13 PM   #83 
  - ....  cat_girl25   Oct-14-05 07:36 PM   #94 
  - Yes, Bronxboy!  zanne   Oct-14-05 07:37 PM   #95 
  - BATSHIT CRAZY is a government who kills their own people....  Marleyb   Oct-14-05 07:48 PM   #97 
  - BronxBoy:  ultraist   Oct-14-05 08:15 PM   #103 
  - Great post BronxBoy. Your post ought to be put on the Greatest Page.  Robeson   Oct-14-05 08:22 PM   #105 
  - Thank you. You've  Tomee450   Oct-14-05 08:28 PM   #109 
  - Marry me, Bronx Boy!!!!!!  CatWoman   Oct-14-05 08:43 PM   #112 
  - I hereby nominate each and everyone of your posts Bronx Boy  goclark   Oct-15-05 01:04 AM   #133 
  - As they say in South Africa: Bua Mobuti!  HamdenRice   Oct-15-05 08:45 AM   #144 
     - Bua Mobuti !!! nt  goclark   Oct-15-05 11:00 AM   #150 
  - i put NOTHING past this government  laruemtt   Oct-14-05 06:43 PM   #86 
  - Well, hell, then some of the folks here are too  LittleClarkie   Oct-14-05 07:11 PM   #88 
  - But Obviously  BronxBoy   Oct-14-05 07:23 PM   #91 
     - oops, wrong thread  LittleClarkie   Oct-14-05 07:24 PM   #92 
  - That is a perfectly sane theory compared to the "mothership" bullshit.  MrSlayer   Oct-14-05 07:49 PM   #98 
  - This is news to you? He's a thorough whack-job. nt  JerseygirlCT   Oct-14-05 08:03 PM   #100 
  - Regardless of what you think about Farrakhan  ultraist   Oct-14-05 08:22 PM   #107 
  - I'm Not A Big Fan Of His But Calling Him Names Is Unhelpful  DemocratSinceBirth   Oct-14-05 08:05 PM   #102 
  - you know, reading this thread  CatWoman   Oct-14-05 08:46 PM   #113 
  - Thank you.  Tomee450   Oct-14-05 09:27 PM   #117 
  - And these are the same people......  BronxBoy   Oct-14-05 09:48 PM   #120 
  - Tell it like it is CatWoman!  goclark   Oct-15-05 12:52 AM   #132 
  - Sorry, but I heard him speak yesterday.  RebelOne   Oct-15-05 05:35 AM   #135 
     - Sorry, but you should have read post #113 before responding to it.  oasis   Oct-15-05 06:47 AM   #137 
     - you sure it wasn't George Clinton or some member of Parliament?  CatWoman   Oct-15-05 10:25 AM   #148 
     - LOL  BronxBoy   Oct-15-05 03:19 PM   #155 
        - bwahahahahaha  CatWoman   Oct-15-05 03:30 PM   #158 
           - Farrakahn...  BronxBoy   Oct-15-05 06:17 PM   #162 
     - "Sorry"?? Really?  TahitiNut   Oct-15-05 11:12 AM   #151 
  - I have heard Farrakhan speak on many occasions  walldude   Oct-14-05 09:04 PM   #115 
  - Yes, a lot of folks are off base with what Minister Farrakhan says.  cat_girl25   Oct-14-05 09:33 PM   #118 
  - Great post walldude! nt  goclark   Oct-15-05 01:06 AM   #134 
  - interesting  ralphwiggum   Oct-14-05 11:54 PM   #124 
  - It happened once before in 1927. n/t  mountainvue   Oct-15-05 12:05 AM   #126 
  - Yup, and in 1927 they flooded the poor wards.  bluedawg12   Oct-15-05 12:45 AM   #130 
  - What is the purpose of this post?  JackRiddler   Oct-15-05 07:00 AM   #138 
  - The author of this thread is proud that he voted for Ronald Reagan  CatWoman   Oct-15-05 11:22 AM   #153 
  - reactions to Farrakhan amuse me greatly  Solly Mack   Oct-15-05 07:04 AM   #139 
  - So if you don't hear it from the Corporate Media whores it ain't true?  TheGoldenRule   Oct-15-05 08:27 AM   #141 
  - Farrakan may be crazy but even a broken clock is right twice a day ...  HamdenRice   Oct-15-05 08:32 AM   #142 
  - In 1927, the government did indeed explode the levees  callady   Oct-15-05 08:46 AM   #145 
  - The thing that did it for me was when I saw pictures a New Orleans  Solomon   Oct-15-05 09:09 AM   #146 
  - No matter what you think of Farrakhan  DemonFighterLives   Oct-15-05 09:51 AM   #147 
  - Millions of People Share Your View  goclark   Oct-15-05 10:59 AM   #149 
  - Nation of Islam is listed as a hate group by the Southern Poverty Law  peacebaby3   Oct-15-05 04:11 PM   #160 
  - i think the splc got it right about the NOI  noiretblu   Oct-16-05 11:49 AM   #172 
  - What I'm most shocked about is that some DUers believe him.  pattim   Oct-15-05 06:20 PM   #163 
  - What I'm most shocked about is that some DUers believe it couldn't be.  oasis   Oct-15-05 06:41 PM   #164 
  - It's not fair to bash DU'ers, just because some of them don't trust....  Robeson   Oct-16-05 05:18 AM   #166 
  - No proof whatsoever???  HamdenRice   Oct-16-05 10:37 AM   #169 
  - do you believe bush, inc?  noiretblu   Oct-16-05 11:34 AM   #171 
  - I wonder if he's not crazy like s fox.  halsaxby   Oct-15-05 07:11 PM   #165 
  - THAT is the sort of statement I associate with  DemBones DemBones   Oct-17-05 11:21 AM   #174 
     - Exactly!  Tomee450   Oct-17-05 01:06 PM   #176 
        - assumptions of superiority and/or white privilege.  Karenina   Oct-17-05 01:12 PM   #177 
 

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