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closeupready Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-09-05 10:43 AM
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96. I get so tired of seeing dems cave to nationalist GOP demagogues.
Only in this case, it's not a response to any prominent GOP criticism - it's a pre-emptive move in advance of 2006 and 2008 (in Hillary's case). That's disgusting.
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  -Hillary's bill attempts to equate flag-burning with cross-burning dajoki  Dec-07-05 02:11 PM   #0 
  - Kiss that Repub ass Hil, yeah.....  Loonman   Dec-07-05 02:12 PM   #1 
  - She's right if the burning takes place at the hands of Iraqis, Native  cantstandbush   Dec-08-05 01:01 PM   #21 
     - there is no way...  dajoki   Dec-08-05 01:20 PM   #23 
  - What the f..k is wrong with her?  marmar   Dec-07-05 02:13 PM   #2 
  - maybe...  dajoki   Dec-07-05 02:21 PM   #5 
  - Like Hillary's base wouldn't vote for her if she was running against Jeb B  mechanical mandible   Dec-07-05 02:38 PM   #8 
  - This is disgusting!  ayeshahaqqiqa   Dec-07-05 02:14 PM   #3 
  - the rightwing...  dajoki   Dec-07-05 08:08 PM   #12 
  - I'd feel personally and physically threatened if there was a burning flag  merwin   Dec-07-05 02:17 PM   #4 
  - Ha! Speaking of "a burning pile of dog crap" ....  Bucky   Dec-08-05 05:04 PM   #56 
  - Surely a march of 10,000 flag-burners could be arranged?  Kipling   Dec-07-05 02:28 PM   #6 
  - How about Bibles ?  tocqueville   Dec-07-05 02:32 PM   #7 
  - she is off her fucking rocker. what a horrible analogy.  jonnyblitz   Dec-07-05 02:41 PM   #9 
  - I think you hit it there  me b zola   Dec-09-05 03:17 AM   #71 
  - I don't get this at all  gratuitous   Dec-07-05 02:54 PM   #10 
  - exactly...  dajoki   Dec-07-05 03:06 PM   #11 
  - Chasing cheap easy flag waving side issues  Jacobin   Dec-07-05 08:57 PM   #15 
  - Would you believe my Hannity-listening courier still thinks she liberal?  LittleClarkie   Dec-07-05 08:11 PM   #13 
  - hell, many of them I have enountered believe she is a socialist!!  jonnyblitz   Dec-07-05 08:18 PM   #14 
  - she is wasting her time...  dajoki   Dec-07-05 09:01 PM   #16 
  - She is a liberal...  SaveElmer   Dec-08-05 03:19 PM   #35 
     - Clinton is a Liberal????????  me b zola   Dec-09-05 03:23 AM   #72 
        - Typical response of a Hillary hater who rides the winds of this forum  mtnsnake   Dec-09-05 08:33 AM   #87 
        - The glue of truth...  SaveElmer   Dec-09-05 09:01 AM   #91 
           - i don't hate...  dajoki   Dec-10-05 11:19 AM   #109 
  - Who is advising her?  Politicub   Dec-07-05 09:06 PM   #17 
  - like i said...  dajoki   Dec-07-05 09:16 PM   #18 
  - I will vote against the GOP no matter what, but  Politicub   Dec-08-05 11:19 AM   #19 
     - so am i...  dajoki   Dec-08-05 12:57 PM   #20 
  - Dick Morris always come to mind when I hear bizarre stuff  jonnyblitz   Dec-08-05 01:27 PM   #24 
  - don't think so, it must be Al From./it has that fascist quality signature  radio4progressives   Dec-08-05 03:25 PM   #37 
  - Maybe John Murtha is advising her....  MrBenchley   Dec-09-05 07:22 AM   #80 
     - Thanks for the link  Politicub   Dec-09-05 11:19 AM   #98 
        - And you get your wish!  MrBenchley   Dec-09-05 12:15 PM   #99 
  - What an astonishingly stupid editorial in every way....  MrBenchley   Dec-08-05 01:20 PM   #22 
  - I see we have some familiar names on this thread  closeupready   Dec-08-05 01:34 PM   #25 
  - Hello yourself....don't recall you....  MrBenchley   Dec-08-05 02:09 PM   #26 
     - It's speech, even if symbolic, and speech should not be restricted,  closeupready   Dec-08-05 02:31 PM   #27 
     - "Fire in a crowded theatre" isn't restricted because it's necessary  MrBenchley   Dec-08-05 03:15 PM   #32 
        - Mr Benchley...I'm glad you are around...  SaveElmer   Dec-08-05 03:27 PM   #38 
           - Thank you!  MrBenchley   Dec-08-05 04:10 PM   #47 
              - Very true...  SaveElmer   Dec-08-05 04:12 PM   #48 
                 - Our teen progressives are too busy  MrBenchley   Dec-08-05 04:13 PM   #50 
                    - Because burning a flag is the commonly accepted. form of protest...  SaveElmer   Dec-08-05 04:39 PM   #51 
     - flag burning...  dajoki   Dec-08-05 02:38 PM   #28 
     - Flag burning is no less a form of pure hatred  MrBenchley   Dec-08-05 02:49 PM   #29 
        - the history...  dajoki   Dec-08-05 03:03 PM   #31 
           - Cross burning to me is no different....  MrBenchley   Dec-08-05 03:33 PM   #40 
              - you made my point!!  dajoki   Dec-08-05 08:25 PM   #61 
                 - Burning a flag is no different than burning a cross....  MrBenchley   Dec-09-05 06:28 AM   #74 
                    - i'm not cheering...  dajoki   Dec-09-05 09:29 PM   #105 
                       - Flag burning is exactly the same as croos burning  MrBenchley   Dec-10-05 11:25 AM   #110 
                          - huh?  dajoki   Dec-10-05 11:44 AM   #112 
                             - Symbol + match + hate.  MrBenchley   Dec-10-05 11:57 AM   #113 
                                - i'm not...  dajoki   Dec-10-05 12:15 PM   #115 
                                   - It shows.  MrBenchley   Dec-10-05 12:24 PM   #116 
                                      - good!!  dajoki   Dec-10-05 11:08 PM   #117 
     - wtf? Flag burning is burning the Constitution? is that what you are  radio4progressives   Dec-08-05 03:33 PM   #39 
     - Not really  Clark2008   Dec-08-05 03:56 PM   #44 
     - Now who actually thinks that the flag is nothing but  MrBenchley   Dec-08-05 04:02 PM   #45 
     - Seems like an argument for Nationalism (= Fascism) to me..  radio4progressives   Dec-08-05 04:47 PM   #52 
        - I think just jeering at your silliness  MrBenchley   Dec-08-05 04:50 PM   #53 
           - Silly? A "Hate Crime" isn't a "Silly" matter - Neither is Treason  radio4progressives   Dec-08-05 04:55 PM   #54 
              - Flag burning IS a hate crime...  MrBenchley   Dec-08-05 05:00 PM   #55 
                 - hate Americans and all things American?  dajoki   Dec-08-05 08:43 PM   #62 
                    - Burning a flag says you hate Americans and all things America  MrBenchley   Dec-09-05 06:27 AM   #73 
                       - Talk about Fring Extremists - Flag burners Hate Americans is EXTREMIST  radio4progressives   Dec-09-05 10:01 PM   #107 
                       - Rubbish...flag burning is no different than cross burning  MrBenchley   Dec-10-05 11:27 AM   #111 
                       - what the fuck do you mean...  dajoki   Dec-09-05 10:15 PM   #108 
     - Depends on the spin, of course.  Bucky   Dec-08-05 05:11 PM   #58 
        - Not even close to true....  MrBenchley   Dec-09-05 08:24 AM   #82 
  - No, MrBenchley, those who fight and die do so because they have been  flpoljunkie   Dec-08-05 03:21 PM   #36 
     - Bull fucking shit.  MrBenchley   Dec-08-05 04:05 PM   #46 
     - Actually, I've heard exactly that from veterans.  Bucky   Dec-08-05 05:18 PM   #59 
     - I believe you. Thousands wouldn't.  MrBenchley   Dec-09-05 06:29 AM   #75 
     - who the hell ever said...  dajoki   Dec-08-05 08:48 PM   #63 
     - Bullshit  MrBenchley   Dec-09-05 08:08 AM   #81 
        - Thanks for your narrow definition of our right to dissent  FredScuttle   Dec-09-05 08:28 AM   #83 
           - Dissent all you like, skippy  MrBenchley   Dec-09-05 08:31 AM   #85 
              - So you're defining how I may use the flag?  FredScuttle   Dec-09-05 08:40 AM   #89 
                 - The flag belongs to all Americans  MrBenchley   Dec-09-05 09:26 AM   #92 
                    - Sez you  FredScuttle   Dec-09-05 10:05 AM   #93 
                       - Says pretty much everyone except a handful of fringe leftists  MrBenchley   Dec-09-05 10:17 AM   #94 
                          - the bigger question is  FredScuttle   Dec-09-05 10:38 AM   #95 
                             - No, the bigger question is what kind of idiot burns a flag?  MrBenchley   Dec-09-05 10:48 AM   #97 
                                - Let's see if you can follow:  FredScuttle   Dec-09-05 12:37 PM   #100 
                                   - Why would I possibly want to follow that dreary blah?  MrBenchley   Dec-09-05 01:03 PM   #101 
                                      - Kaine ran as a Democrat  FredScuttle   Dec-09-05 05:00 PM   #102 
                                         - Kaine ran as a centrist Democrat and is a DLC member  MrBenchley   Dec-09-05 05:07 PM   #103 
     - All our laws should be subject to the "Fidel Castro test"  darboy   Dec-09-05 08:28 AM   #84 
        - Wow, what a silly fucking test.  MrBenchley   Dec-09-05 08:32 AM   #86 
           - No your state is silly  darboy   Dec-09-05 08:35 AM   #88 
     - Those who fight and die do so regardless of how  wiley   Dec-09-05 01:49 AM   #70 
  - So to all those bashing Hillary for this...I assume we'll be seeing  SaveElmer   Dec-08-05 03:03 PM   #30 
  - Lets at least give proper information...  SaveElmer   Dec-08-05 03:15 PM   #33 
  - This bill was reported as a "Frist/Clinton" bill ...  radio4progressives   Dec-08-05 03:41 PM   #41 
  - Here is a link to the bill in question....  SaveElmer   Dec-08-05 03:44 PM   #42 
     - i thought you said...  dajoki   Dec-08-05 08:53 PM   #64 
        - That's because  MrBenchley   Dec-09-05 06:31 AM   #76 
        - Look below....  SaveElmer   Dec-09-05 09:00 AM   #90 
  - Update...there is more than one bill...Clinton, Dorgan, Conrad, Byrd  SaveElmer   Dec-08-05 03:45 PM   #43 
     - I get so tired of seeing dems cave to nationalist GOP demagogues.  closeupready   Dec-09-05 10:43 AM   #96 
  - Very well put ...seems obvious - classic case of "bad intelligence" of  radio4progressives   Dec-08-05 03:17 PM   #34 
  - Seems more like a case of "no intelligence"  MrBenchley   Dec-08-05 04:12 PM   #49 
  - there are more than...  dajoki   Dec-08-05 08:57 PM   #66 
     - Hahahahaha....  MrBenchley   Dec-09-05 07:20 AM   #79 
  - very good quote...  dajoki   Dec-08-05 08:56 PM   #65 
  - Great. While she's protecting the flag, who's saving the Constitution?  Bucky   Dec-08-05 05:05 PM   #57 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-08-05 05:38 PM   #60 
  - why?  dajoki   Dec-08-05 08:58 PM   #67 
  - i'm so glad i've washed my hands of her. :)  NuttyFluffers   Dec-08-05 10:37 PM   #68 
  - I'm getting ready to, esp. when her supporters defend this crap -  closeupready   Dec-09-05 07:02 AM   #78 
  - Cornel West would say she's worshiping false idols.  1932   Dec-08-05 10:50 PM   #69 
  - Would he? Be sure and trot out his quote.  MrBenchley   Dec-09-05 06:34 AM   #77 
  - As much as I like Hillary this whole thing kind of disgusts me  NYdemocrat089   Dec-09-05 06:27 PM   #104 
  - that is...  dajoki   Dec-09-05 09:49 PM   #106 
  - It's about time  OldSeahorse   Dec-10-05 12:00 PM   #114 
 

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