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lazyriver Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Oct-11-07 09:36 AM
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5. While I do believe their membership qualifications
include being white, male, and Christian, I think those characteristics are far less important to them than being rich & powerful and keeping ALL others from joining them. I think they are far more concerned with polarizing America and the world into the mega-rich and a dumb, poor working class that can be comprised of any color, sex or creed. If they shit all over somebody to further increase their own wealth and that somebody happens to be a minority or female, then hey, bonus points.
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  -Do You Think Bush and Gang are Racist? leftyladyfrommo  Oct-11-07 09:28 AM   #0 
  - Of course they are  KingFlorez   Oct-11-07 09:30 AM   #1 
  - One reason I would vote for Obama.  leftyladyfrommo   Oct-11-07 09:33 AM   #2 
  - Daddy Bush (GHW) is a mean spirited bastard whose attitudes resemble racism.  Buzz Clik   Oct-11-07 09:34 AM   #3 
  - "Softspot"? That is so condescending, isn't it?  leftyladyfrommo   Oct-11-07 09:36 AM   #4 
  - While I do believe their membership qualifications  lazyriver   Oct-11-07 09:36 AM   #5 
  - They are Richist  momster   Oct-11-07 09:38 AM   #6 
  - I have a feeling they would shake hands with a rich minority but  leftyladyfrommo   Oct-11-07 09:43 AM   #9 
  - You hit the nail on its head!  dugggy   Oct-11-07 05:48 PM   #32 
  - Bush is the worst kind of Racist  atreides1   Oct-11-07 09:38 AM   #7 
  - Well, there is that, too. I agree. Executing people seems to give  leftyladyfrommo   Oct-11-07 09:44 AM   #11 
  - No, they are corporatist and driven by their own personal financial stakes  slackmaster   Oct-11-07 09:39 AM   #8 
  - it's got nothing to do with race - everything to do with MONEY  Donnachaidh   Oct-11-07 09:43 AM   #10 
  - I don't agree. I think they are racists on top of being richists.  leftyladyfrommo   Oct-11-07 09:46 AM   #12 
  - they are trash trying to act like *the rich folk*  Donnachaidh   Oct-11-07 05:32 PM   #28 
  - Slimey is the word I would use. Absolutely slimey.  leftyladyfrommo   Oct-11-07 09:47 AM   #13 
     - I Would Refuse  momster   Oct-11-07 09:50 AM   #15 
        - THANK YOU  Skittles   Oct-11-07 12:32 PM   #22 
  - No, they are classists. They like rich people of all races: black, white, Saudis, etc. nt  MookieWilson   Oct-11-07 09:47 AM   #14 
  - I agree...  KansDem   Oct-11-07 01:18 PM   #25 
  - No, I don't believe Bush is a racist  beaconess   Oct-11-07 09:52 AM   #16 
  - Bush may think everyone is inferior to himself.  leftyladyfrommo   Oct-11-07 09:56 AM   #17 
  - I do believe that he is an elitist.  beaconess   Oct-11-07 10:43 AM   #20 
  - Isn't "racism" actually a variable quality?  tomreedtoon   Oct-11-07 10:00 AM   #18 
     - I don't believe so  beaconess   Oct-11-07 10:43 AM   #19 
  - Yes, of course.  Bornaginhooligan   Oct-11-07 10:45 AM   #21 
  - Bush, no. The gang?  wlucinda   Oct-11-07 12:54 PM   #23 
  - Don't think Bush is but would not surprise me if others were....  Greenwood   Oct-11-07 01:09 PM   #24 
     - Yup. Both sides.  wlucinda   Oct-11-07 01:49 PM   #27 
  - The way they see it -- there's them, then there's the little people.  baldguy   Oct-11-07 01:18 PM   #26 
  - Bush and Gang are just about every negative word ending in "ist"....  Labors of Hercules   Oct-11-07 05:39 PM   #29 
  - They are racists: they hate Arabs and Persians  Progressive Friend   Oct-11-07 05:44 PM   #30 
  - He is completely oblivious of ALL human beings that he doesn't  annabanana   Oct-11-07 05:46 PM   #31 

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