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ElsewheresDaughter Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-23-03 01:23 PM
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  -Who are the most stigmatized minority in the U.S. today? lapislzi  Dec-23-03 07:34 AM   #0 
  - The mentaly ill.  brainshrub   Dec-23-03 07:39 AM   #1 
  - You're right about that...  lapislzi   Dec-23-03 07:41 AM   #2 
  - From your list: Atheists. Of course I am one.  JanMichael   Dec-23-03 07:41 AM   #3 
  - I happen to agree with you  lapislzi   Dec-23-03 07:49 AM   #10 
  - It's not so bad "coming out" for me anymore.  JanMichael   Dec-23-03 08:11 AM   #15 
  - LOL, I've done that  lapislzi   Dec-23-03 08:45 AM   #37 
  - I'm an atheist  AtTheEndOfTheDay   Dec-23-03 06:53 PM   #122 
  - I understand the unleashing against the French secular way of life  BonjourUSA   Dec-23-03 09:25 AM   #68 
  - You left out the only group it's okay to hate.  southerngirlwriter   Dec-23-03 07:42 AM   #4 
  - I agree  Junebug1920   Dec-23-03 08:07 AM   #13 
  - yeah  gpandas   Dec-23-03 08:47 AM   #38 
  - agreed to an extent  Bertha Venation   Dec-23-03 10:32 AM   #81 
  - Good post.  durutti   Dec-23-03 05:15 PM   #104 
  - Forgive my ignorance... what does GLBT stand for?  Killarney   Dec-23-03 07:42 AM   #5 
  - Gay, Lesbian, Bi, Transgendered  Superfly   Dec-23-03 07:45 AM   #8 
  - What  demvoter   Dec-23-03 07:43 AM   #6 
  - Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgendered  joeybee12   Dec-23-03 07:45 AM   #9 
     - What does transgendered mean?  ddye   Dec-23-03 07:01 PM   #123 
  - What about the homeless?  joeybee12   Dec-23-03 07:45 AM   #7 
  - I pick the GLBT community based on personal experience  MotorCityMan   Dec-23-03 07:54 AM   #11 
  - I suppose I'm lucky living in NY  lapislzi   Dec-23-03 08:01 AM   #12 
     - Atheists?  fishguy   Dec-23-03 08:09 AM   #14 
        - Nice reasoning.  JanMichael   Dec-23-03 08:16 AM   #16 
        - define yourself  lapislzi   Dec-23-03 08:20 AM   #19 
        - fishguy, that's a pretty silly remark  Mr_Scarecrow   Dec-23-03 08:28 AM   #23 
           - Atheists oppressed more than blacks? Yeah, right.....  fishguy   Dec-23-03 08:33 AM   #29 
              - WHERE did I use the word "oppressed?"  lapislzi   Dec-23-03 08:35 AM   #30 
                 - Read two posts up  fishguy   Dec-23-03 08:39 AM   #31 
                 - So, you're saying....  lapislzi   Dec-23-03 08:43 AM   #35 
                    - Again, to believe that atheists are the most "oppressed" group  fishguy   Dec-23-03 08:48 AM   # 
                       - Well, thank you for clearing that up  lapislzi   Dec-23-03 08:50 AM   #42 
                          - Oh, those poor atheists!  fishguy   Dec-23-03 08:52 AM   #43 
                             - And to suggest that stigmatization can only occur  lapislzi   Dec-23-03 08:58 AM   #47 
                                - Start reading what I wrote instead of just the part you want to read  fishguy   Dec-23-03 09:03 AM   #49 
                                   - Could you please stop with the sweeping negative generalisations?  JanMichael   Dec-23-03 09:07 AM   #52 
                                      - I'm sorry, it must be the stigmatization attached to atheists coming out  fishguy   Dec-23-03 09:10 AM   #54 
                                         - Excuse me for my rude thoughts then  lapislzi   Dec-23-03 09:17 AM   #60 
                                         - Dude! What got your panties in a twist?  JanMichael   Dec-23-03 09:19 AM   #64 
                                         - who would have a better chance of winning election to Congress?  Beaker   Dec-23-03 09:46 AM   #73 
                                            - Bingo.  spooky3   Dec-23-03 04:42 PM   #100 
                 - sorry, lapislzi and fishguy, i should have read above better  Mr_Scarecrow   Dec-23-03 08:52 AM   #44 
                    - Maybe stigmatized, but nowhere near the top  fishguy   Dec-23-03 09:07 AM   #51 
                       - I think you're missing the point. Presidential preference...  JanMichael   Dec-23-03 09:18 AM   #61 
                       - Oh, so you quote a poll about PRESIDENTIAL preferences  fishguy   Dec-23-03 09:40 AM   #71 
                          - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-23-03 09:54 AM   #75 
                       - who has a better chance of being elected mayor of a major city?  Beaker   Dec-23-03 09:52 AM   #74 
  - I'll say other - physically, mentally or emotionally disabled  demnan   Dec-23-03 08:16 AM   #17 
  - Native Americans  Military Brat   Dec-23-03 08:19 AM   #18 
  - Agree, n/t  coalminersdaughter   Dec-23-03 08:25 AM   #20 
  - I agree with that.  RebelOne   Dec-23-03 08:25 AM   #21 
  - Southern Democrats...  uberotto   Dec-23-03 08:26 AM   #22 
  - Poor people  fishguy   Dec-23-03 08:29 AM   #25 
  - Poor People!  MrPrax   Dec-23-03 08:29 AM   #24 
  - Gun owners are 3rd biggest-  EDT   Dec-23-03 08:31 AM   #26 
  - The old WASP is till king of the hill.  izzie   Dec-23-03 08:31 AM   #27 
  - A lot of poor people are there b/c of choices they have made.  tlrowe00   Dec-23-03 08:39 AM   #32 
     - There are many reasons why people are poor  fishguy   Dec-23-03 08:42 AM   #33 
        - Except for mental or physical illness all of the other reasons  tlrowe00   Dec-23-03 08:48 AM   #39 
           - Poor people are a burden on society?  fishguy   Dec-23-03 08:49 AM   #41 
              - Burden on society if that equates to not paying income taxes  tlrowe00   Dec-23-03 09:01 AM   #48 
                 - Oh, so poor people do not pay sales tax, property tax, or other taxes  fishguy   Dec-23-03 09:09 AM   #53 
                    - Go to the IRS website and you will see who pays what taxes.  tlrowe00   Dec-23-03 09:21 AM   #66 
                       - Huh?  Beaker   Dec-23-03 09:57 AM   #76 
                       - geez, looks like my little poll brought some types outa the woodwork!  lapislzi   Dec-23-03 09:59 AM   #77 
                       - The top 50% of the wage earners?  Hamlette   Dec-23-03 10:51 AM   #88 
  - Singles  Danocrat   Dec-23-03 08:32 AM   #28 
  - That's an interesting one.  EDT   Dec-23-03 08:42 AM   #34 
  - Southerners. (nt)  Anaxamander   Dec-23-03 08:45 AM   #36 
  - How about very short men?  fishguy   Dec-23-03 08:48 AM   #40 
     - Interesting post.  durutti   Dec-23-03 05:19 PM   #105 
  - African Americans and Native Americans have experienced the worst  noonwitch   Dec-23-03 08:52 AM   #45 
  - Muslims and Jews?  sharkbait2   Dec-23-03 08:57 AM   #46 
  - People judge by looks first  fishguy   Dec-23-03 09:05 AM   #50 
  - Many Jews do have a "look".  durutti   Dec-23-03 05:23 PM   #107 
  - If you think Jews are stigmatized, then choose "other"  lapislzi   Dec-23-03 09:14 AM   #55 
  - Oh, so appearance DOES matter?!  fishguy   Dec-23-03 09:16 AM   #57 
  - For some people it does  lapislzi   Dec-23-03 09:18 AM   #62 
  - ???  sharkbait2   Dec-23-03 09:23 AM   #67 
     - You misunderstand  lapislzi   Dec-23-03 09:31 AM   #69 
     - Thanks for the Clarification n/t  sharkbait2   Dec-23-03 09:34 AM   #70 
     - Fun fact.  durutti   Dec-23-03 05:24 PM   #108 
  - Probably  dave46   Dec-23-03 09:17 AM   #58 
  - What do you mean, dave46  Mr_Scarecrow   Dec-23-03 01:18 PM   #94 
  - What are you talking about?  durutti   Dec-23-03 05:26 PM   #109 
  - About Muslims  durutti   Dec-23-03 05:21 PM   #106 
  - FAT PEOPLE  Skittles   Dec-23-03 09:16 AM   #56 
  - a short, fat, poor, gay, part-Amish, part-black, transgender  fishguy   Dec-23-03 09:17 AM   #59 
  - no, he'd have to choose one  lapislzi   Dec-23-03 09:19 AM   #63 
  - Fat people, and the Fat Curious (FC)  EDT   Dec-23-03 10:34 AM   #82 
  - Fat people, and the Fat Curious (FC)  EDT   Dec-23-03 10:34 AM   #83 
  - Other  rocknation   Dec-23-03 09:19 AM   #65 
  - Southern white guys are generally  Rowdyboy   Dec-23-03 09:43 AM   #72 
  - As an Athiest, I would say we are victims of ignorance...  chemp   Dec-23-03 10:20 AM   #78 
  - It's a kinda of sick right wing subtext.  FDRrocks   Dec-23-03 10:38 AM   #85 
  - In my opinion  SheilaT   Dec-23-03 10:28 AM   #79 
  - Agree totally  lapislzi   Dec-23-03 10:30 AM   #80 
  - It's all relative, isn't it?  sasha hah   Dec-23-03 06:43 PM   #121 
  - Hard to say  Muddleoftheroad   Dec-23-03 10:37 AM   #84 
  - you forgot white Christian men  dwickham   Dec-23-03 10:38 AM   #86 
  - Mental illness  Blue_Chill   Dec-23-03 10:39 AM   #87 
  - Is this really a discussion . .  msmcghee   Dec-23-03 10:52 AM   #89 
  - Atheist  Hamlette   Dec-23-03 10:54 AM   #90 
  - How can you be stigmatized if no one knows you are an atheist?  fishguy   Dec-23-03 06:14 PM   #117 
  - glbt  blindpig   Dec-23-03 11:08 AM   #91 
  - Introverted individuals. Regardless of background and age.  creativelcro   Dec-23-03 11:12 AM   #92 
  - Racism is still the ticking time bomb in America.  bandera   Dec-23-03 11:13 AM   #93 
  - fat catholics  ElsewheresDaughter   Dec-23-03 01:23 PM   #95 
  - Pot smokers.  foamdad   Dec-23-03 02:30 PM   #96 
  - How about pot-smoking atheists?  Beaker   Dec-23-03 04:43 PM   #101 
  - Other...  TreasonousBastard   Dec-23-03 03:34 PM   #97 
  - other  displacedtexan   Dec-23-03 03:53 PM   #98 
  - I get more crap for being an atheist than being gay.  jonnyblitz   Dec-23-03 03:53 PM   #99 
  - well, those jews-for-jesus people seem to get a lot of crap...  Beaker   Dec-23-03 04:45 PM   #102 
  - Black Atheist Handicapped Mentally Ill Overweight Lesbians  arwalden   Dec-23-03 05:07 PM   #103 
  - I knew it would come down to this...  lapislzi   Dec-23-03 06:11 PM   #115 
  - fat people or maybe the ugly  bearfartinthewoods   Dec-23-03 05:28 PM   #110 
  - Not that I'm defending them here, but definitely registered sex offenders.  CShine   Dec-23-03 05:34 PM   #111 
  - Fat people  Piperay   Dec-23-03 05:49 PM   #112 
  - As a transgendered, atheist, progressive . . .  msmcghee   Dec-23-03 05:55 PM   #113 
  - OK, you win!  lapislzi   Dec-23-03 06:10 PM   #114 
     - Wait a minute....  fishguy   Dec-23-03 06:13 PM   #116 
        - My poll, my rules  lapislzi   Dec-23-03 06:16 PM   #118 
  - This thread should have been called "Oh, those poor atheists"  fishguy   Dec-23-03 06:17 PM   #119 
  - This poll can't possibly offer anything more than  Laszlo_Hollyfeld   Dec-23-03 06:30 PM   #120 
 

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