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4. BFD!,,,,,,,,,,,,such a thing as being too politically correct!
Good for Dusty Baker! Jeez!
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  -Dusty Baker refuses to back down from racially, factually dubious comments Character Assassin  Jul-08-03 12:52 PM   #0 
  - LOL! Dusty hasn't read recent studies that demonstrate pigmentation  nothingshocksmeanymore   Jul-08-03 12:55 PM   #1 
  - He probably won't lose his job over this...  BrettStah   Jul-08-03 12:57 PM   #2 
  - Yep, that's what I was thinking too  Character Assassin   Jul-08-03 01:00 PM   #3 
  - Baker agrees with this  Cocoa   Jul-08-03 01:09 PM   #7 
     - That's bullshit...  TheUnionDemocrat   Jul-08-03 03:46 PM   #42 
        - Come on  Cocoa   Jul-08-03 04:36 PM   #70 
  - BFD!,,,,,,,,,,,,such a thing as being too politically correct!  zidzi   Jul-08-03 01:03 PM   #4 
  - Good for him for spouting BS? Sure. OK.  Character Assassin   Jul-08-03 01:06 PM   #5 
  - How can managing the Cubs  chiburb   Jul-08-03 01:29 PM   #13 
     - Zing! I didn't quite think of it from that angle.  Character Assassin   Jul-08-03 01:41 PM   #15 
  - Good for him?  DrGonzoLives   Jul-08-03 02:18 PM   #30 
     - can we now assign all the hot jobs to blacks and keep the whites in the  bearfartinthewoods   Jul-08-03 06:21 PM   #89 
  - Just more proof that race...  GOPFighter   Jul-08-03 01:07 PM   #6 
  - He wasn't discussing anything rationally  Character Assassin   Jul-08-03 01:09 PM   #8 
  - Right but wrong  trotsky   Jul-08-03 01:10 PM   #9 
  - And to think, if his Giants hadn't choked last year, he'd be my hero  KamaAina   Jul-08-03 01:11 PM   #10 
  - Pardon the Interruption Discussed This Last Night  armatt   Jul-08-03 01:12 PM   #11 
  - It's much ado about something...  anti_shrub   Jul-08-03 01:24 PM   #12 
     - You are right, this is something we need to be very wary of  Bandit   Jul-08-03 01:38 PM   #14 
        - Well  CatWoman   Jul-08-03 01:41 PM   #16 
        - We agree. It's the double-standard I object to.  Character Assassin   Jul-08-03 01:45 PM   #17 
        - watching discussion on this right now on CNN  CatWoman   Jul-08-03 01:49 PM   #21 
        - Let him  DiverDave   Jul-08-03 01:47 PM   #18 
        - He didn't say that.  tjdee   Jul-08-03 03:23 PM   #41 
        - I'm with you Cat  austinboy   Jul-08-03 01:49 PM   #20 
        - me neither  Cocoa   Jul-08-03 01:49 PM   #22 
        - I think where he was coming from  CatWoman   Jul-08-03 01:55 PM   #23 
        - Well Said- that was the point  NYYFan   Jul-08-03 02:15 PM   #28 
        - Jimmy the Greek  theboss   Jul-08-03 04:27 PM   #63 
           - Thanks for clearing that up about Campanis  CatWoman   Jul-08-03 04:29 PM   #67 
        - Hmmmmm....  TheUnionDemocrat   Jul-08-03 03:47 PM   #43 
           - ah, the stalked becoming the stalker  CatWoman   Jul-08-03 04:19 PM   #53 
              - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-08-03 04:22 PM   #56 
                 - and I can't speak for others  CatWoman   Jul-08-03 04:26 PM   #62 
                    - Could have fooled me...  TheUnionDemocrat   Jul-08-03 04:35 PM   #69 
                       - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-08-03 05:07 PM   #83 
                          - meanwhile...lott is just a kindly fellow  noiretblu   Jul-08-03 05:39 PM   #86 
                             - YEP  CatWoman   Jul-08-03 05:41 PM   #87 
        - how does his statement "hurt" you?  seekthetruth   Jul-08-03 02:13 PM   #26 
        - curious: what does this have to do with affirmative action?  noiretblu   Jul-08-03 02:44 PM   #35 
        - Affirmative Action means to me special consideration  Bandit   Jul-08-03 04:12 PM   #48 
           - if it's so offensive, then why do you keep using it?  noiretblu   Jul-08-03 04:29 PM   #66 
        - The N word  beanball   Jul-08-03 04:33 PM   #68 
           - i don't understand why  noiretblu   Jul-08-03 04:46 PM   #74 
  - is it odd that Jimmie the Greek gets vilified and Dusty doesn't ?  southernfried   Jul-08-03 01:49 PM   #19 
  - So,  DiverDave   Jul-08-03 02:07 PM   #24 
  - you forget  seekthetruth   Jul-08-03 02:16 PM   #29 
  - Yes, but where are all the white players collapsing from the heat?  Character Assassin   Jul-08-03 02:27 PM   #33 
  - are you responding to me?  CatWoman   Jul-08-03 02:26 PM   #31 
  - explain the similarities, would you please?  noiretblu   Jul-08-03 02:10 PM   #25 
     - that blacks were blessed with physiques more conducive to  southernfried   Jul-08-03 02:13 PM   #27 
        - thanks...i vaguely remember  noiretblu   Jul-08-03 02:27 PM   #32 
        - What he actually said was a little different  Character Assassin   Jul-08-03 02:44 PM   #34 
        - thanks...  noiretblu   Jul-08-03 03:03 PM   #36 
        - Jimmy said that the darwinism of surviving the slave ships is what  Classical_Liberal   Jul-08-03 03:10 PM   #38 
        - I think...  TheUnionDemocrat   Jul-08-03 04:10 PM   #46 
           - no dah, but adaptation and athletic aren't the same thing  Classical_Liberal   Jul-08-03 04:18 PM   #52 
              - Or...  TheUnionDemocrat   Jul-08-03 04:20 PM   #55 
                 - He also made comments about survival on slave ships  Classical_Liberal   Jul-08-03 04:28 PM   #65 
                    - Sorry...  TheUnionDemocrat   Jul-08-03 04:36 PM   #71 
                       - Not true. Lack of food is the reason Shetlands are smaller than  Classical_Liberal   Jul-08-03 04:51 PM   #77 
        - Trent Lott...  TheUnionDemocrat   Jul-08-03 04:09 PM   #45 
           - Uh huh...because there wasn't any established history of Lott making..  SweetZombieJesus   Jul-08-03 04:12 PM   #47 
           - I don't see any "Facts" in your post.  TheUnionDemocrat   Jul-08-03 04:17 PM   #51 
              - Look it up  SweetZombieJesus   Jul-08-03 04:22 PM   #58 
                 - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-08-03 04:38 PM   #72 
                    - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-08-03 04:58 PM   #81 
                    - Trent Lott's history  dsc   Jul-08-03 11:39 PM   #93 
           - So, what he said was OK, then  DrGonzoLives   Jul-08-03 04:15 PM   #50 
           - Oh YES!!!  TheUnionDemocrat   Jul-08-03 04:19 PM   #54 
           - there's nothing "racist" about longing for segregation  noiretblu   Jul-08-03 04:22 PM   #57 
           - The Republicans made Lott step down  CatWoman   Jul-08-03 04:23 PM   #60 
           - OMG, I can't believe you said that  U4ikLefty   Jul-08-03 04:28 PM   #64 
           - Then what was he doing when  dsc   Jul-08-03 10:40 PM   #92 
        - there was more......  bearfartinthewoods   Jul-08-03 07:28 PM   #91 
  - Wow, I must be really young or something.  tjdee   Jul-08-03 03:06 PM   #37 
  - I don't think it's racist, I think it was stupid  Character Assassin   Jul-08-03 03:10 PM   #39 
     - Dubious?  tjdee   Jul-08-03 03:21 PM   #40 
  - Any scientists here?  TheUnionDemocrat   Jul-08-03 03:51 PM   #44 
  - try google  noiretblu   Jul-08-03 04:14 PM   #49 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-08-03 05:49 PM   #88 
     - Eh, hold on a sec, T.  Character Assassin   Jul-08-03 06:41 PM   #90 
  - I care more about what Bush thinks than Dusty Baker thinks  Classical_Liberal   Jul-08-03 04:22 PM   #59 
  - Aren't Latino and black players' ancestry  haymaker   Jul-08-03 04:24 PM   #61 
  - This is BS  jiacinto   Jul-08-03 04:43 PM   #73 
  - Except he's a baseball manager  Cocoa   Jul-08-03 04:50 PM   #76 
  - It's the double-standard  DrGonzoLives   Jul-08-03 04:51 PM   #78 
  - I wouldn't really care if a white baseball manager said  Classical_Liberal   Jul-08-03 05:24 PM   #85 
  - I see no difference  jiacinto   Jul-08-03 04:54 PM   #80 
     - He was talking sunburns not IQs  Classical_Liberal   Jul-08-03 05:12 PM   #84 
  - i always expect depth from you  noiretblu   Jul-08-03 04:54 PM   #79 
  - People who evolved in hotter climates will deal with heat better.  classics   Jul-08-03 04:47 PM   #75 
     - There is a caveat  Classical_Liberal   Jul-08-03 05:01 PM   #82 
 

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