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iverglas Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Aug-16-11 02:46 PM
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23. oh, you just haven't done that remedial reading summer course yet, have you??
There is no public right to know about the candidate's abortion(s), pot smoking, religious beliefs or even policy positions.

Gosh. You'd almost think that you thought that someone had said there was such a right.

Did you really think that??? Back to class with you.

To posit both a public right to know and a candidate's right to withhold the exact same information is self-contradictory nonsense.

Let's fix that up for you:

To posit both a public right to know and a candidate's right to withhold the exact same information WOULD BE self-contradictory nonsense.

If anybody did it.

Don't know how you saw it, but you might want to consider an eye exam along with the make-up class.
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  -Press Asks Perry ... Are You Packing Heat? jpak  Aug-16-11 10:50 AM   #0 
  - "he challenged reporters on whether they were "tough" enough to walk with him"  emulatorloo   Aug-16-11 10:53 AM   #1 
  - Doesn't he realize it's impolite to have your toter or two out in public?  ileus   Aug-16-11 10:53 AM   #2 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-16-11 10:59 AM   #3 
  - Thank you for the scintillating (or was that titillating) analysis, Dr. Freud... n/t  PavePusher   Aug-16-11 02:41 PM   #22 
  - No, it was just a corn dog in his pocket...  rfranklin   Aug-16-11 11:00 AM   #4 
  - Holy shit someone call Ripley's  gejohnston   Aug-16-11 11:02 AM   #5 
  - "Delusions of ruggedness."  iverglas   Aug-16-11 11:46 AM   #14 
  - Context is everything.  Hoopla Phil   Aug-16-11 04:04 PM   #26 
     - ahh  gejohnston   Aug-16-11 04:55 PM   #33 
  - Hope that was raw meat he was chompin' on.  classof56   Aug-16-11 11:07 AM   #6 
  - my understanding of the coyote story is that  gejohnston   Aug-16-11 11:13 AM   #9 
  - Just googled and learned Perry shot a coyote who was staring at a dog  classof56   Aug-16-11 11:36 AM   #12 
  - In that case,  gejohnston   Aug-16-11 01:20 PM   #20 
  - The coyote (according to perry) had failed to run off after normal  Hoopla Phil   Aug-16-11 04:11 PM   #29 
  - Perhaps you missed this thread on the topic when the story came out.  Hoopla Phil   Aug-16-11 04:13 PM   #30 
     - I missed it until now.  gejohnston   Aug-16-11 04:51 PM   #32 
     - Yes, I did miss that thread from April 2010.  classof56   Aug-16-11 05:01 PM   #34 
        - After moving to Florida  gejohnston   Aug-16-11 05:45 PM   #37 
        - powerful pistol?  gejohnston   Aug-19-11 05:22 PM   #40 
  - Legitimate non-answer  Hangingon   Aug-16-11 11:07 AM   #7 
  - You Ask Me - He's An Accident Waiting To Happen.........  global1   Aug-16-11 11:27 AM   #11 
  - sure it is  iverglas   Aug-16-11 11:53 AM   #17 
  - Fortunately...  TPaine7   Aug-16-11 02:19 PM   #21 
     - oh, you just haven't done that remedial reading summer course yet, have you??  iverglas   Aug-16-11 02:46 PM   #23 
        - LOL. Take the class, iverglas. And stop projecting.  TPaine7   Aug-16-11 06:45 PM   #38 
  - He did not answer the question. Neither would I  DWC   Aug-16-11 05:07 PM   #36 
  - A much better post; you're learning to identify the opposition.  SteveM   Aug-16-11 11:12 AM   #8 
  - Someone needs to morph this photo into the Saddam photo  HubertHeaver   Aug-16-11 11:15 AM   #10 
  - a picture that will live in infamy  iverglas   Aug-16-11 11:45 AM   #13 
  - He was firing the gun  hack89   Aug-16-11 11:52 AM   #16 
  - It was necessary to both cock the hammer AND pull the trigger  Katya Mullethov   Aug-16-11 11:48 AM   #15 
  - ah, but how did he know?  iverglas   Aug-16-11 11:55 AM   #18 
  - LOL good one!  Atypical Liberal   Aug-16-11 11:59 AM   #19 
  - That poster normally does.  Hoopla Phil   Aug-16-11 04:08 PM   #28 
  - That makes him a bigger asshole  jpak   Aug-16-11 03:03 PM   #24 
  - The gun was loaded with blanks ...  spin   Aug-20-11 12:50 PM   #41 
     - how do we know that?  iverglas   Aug-20-11 12:54 PM   #42 
        - How do you know that he didn't personally load the firearm?  spin   Aug-20-11 01:48 PM   #44 
  - For that type of gun, yes it is.  We_Have_A_Problem   Aug-16-11 03:17 PM   #25 
  - Context is everything regarding the photo.  Hoopla Phil   Aug-16-11 04:07 PM   #27 
  - I suspect that picture was of Perry shooting BLANKS in downtown Fort Worth ...  spin   Aug-16-11 04:31 PM   #31 
  - ah, context is everything when it comes to dirtbag Republican politicians  iverglas   Aug-16-11 05:04 PM   #35 
  - Was there ever any doubt?  zinnisking   Aug-19-11 04:51 PM   #39 
  - Note that the pistol in question is an UNCOCKED SAA  RSillsbee   Aug-20-11 12:57 PM   #43 

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