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fed_up_mother Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-28-08 01:31 PM
Response to Reply #43
45. Anything is possible, but that doesn't mean you say it in front of the National
Press Club if you have a lick of sense. Is he trying to hurt Obama's campaign?
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  -Link to TRANSCRIPT of Wright's NAACP speech. (And what I find SO WRONG with it.) smalll  Apr-28-08 12:36 PM   #0 
  - In all sincerity,  gateley   Apr-28-08 12:37 PM   #1 
  - You must have missed his speech at the press club this morning.  2rth2pwr   Apr-28-08 12:43 PM   #2 
  - THAT'S A DAMN LIE. thx  uponit7771   Apr-28-08 12:44 PM   #3 
  - no it's not...  cricket08   Apr-28-08 12:48 PM   # 
  - Exactly... a FLIP comment.... so don't mischaracterize it....  scheming daemons   Apr-28-08 03:24 PM   #75 
  - Yep  Innocent Smith   Apr-28-08 12:49 PM   #7 
  - Bwah!  gateley   Apr-28-08 12:46 PM   #4 
  - Robot...He was making a Joke!  quantass   Apr-28-08 12:48 PM   #5 
  - dirrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr  fascisthunter   Apr-28-08 12:54 PM   #13 
  - Right ~watch the SPINNERS  goclark   Apr-28-08 04:19 PM   #82 
  - I think you're largely correct in your analysis  cali   Apr-28-08 12:48 PM   #6 
  - there are biologically inate differences between different gene pools  JackORoses   Apr-28-08 01:34 PM   #47 
  - "Nature vs. Nurture" has been argued interminably.  TahitiNut   Apr-28-08 02:02 PM   #59 
     - It's not nature OR nurture, it's the nurture OF nature (m)  moc   Apr-28-08 02:08 PM   #61 
  - I don't see anything in what he says to suggest these are biologically innate.  moc   Apr-28-08 01:43 PM   #48 
  - This is a controversial SCIENTIFIC subject,  votesomemore   Apr-28-08 01:43 PM   #49 
  - where does he talk about biology?  reggie the dog   Apr-28-08 04:17 PM   #81 
  - Let's not forget that Wright is NOT a Politician..he is not running for office and so analysing his  quantass   Apr-28-08 12:49 PM   #8 
  - But didn't he say he'd be advising Obama? nt  Marie26   Apr-28-08 12:51 PM   #9 
  - All kinds of people can give unsolicited advice. I don't think he holds any sway over Barack Obama.  EmilyAnne   Apr-28-08 12:53 PM   #12 
  - IMO, he's got a lot of sway  Marie26   Apr-28-08 12:59 PM   #21 
  - He advised Bill when it was discovered Monica was sucking his dick!  pocoloco   Apr-28-08 01:04 PM   #24 
     - No  Marie26   Apr-28-08 01:08 PM   #29 
     - So he did come to help Bill when he decided to come clean about the headers?  haymakeragain   Apr-28-08 05:51 PM   #93 
     - You're an Obama supporter, right?  Rageneau   Apr-28-08 01:57 PM   #58 
        - Did he show up for that charade or not?  haymakeragain   Apr-28-08 05:54 PM   #94 
  - And this isn't a POLITICAL ISSUE. It is a SCIENTIFIC ISSUE. Why the hell are we  votesomemore   Apr-28-08 01:45 PM   #51 
  - Any other pastor transcripts to analyze?  zulchzulu   Apr-28-08 12:51 PM   #10 
  - I'm not trying to blame Obama for this -- I do think, however,  smalll   Apr-28-08 12:59 PM   #20 
     - kick.  smalll   Apr-28-08 03:23 PM   #74 
  - I won't vote for Wright  anonymous171   Apr-28-08 12:52 PM   #11 
  - LOL! Me neither! Pastor Wright has lost my vote, dammit!!  DemItAllAnyway   Apr-28-08 01:00 PM   #23 
  - I'd vote for Wright before I'd vote for Obama or Clinton...  Dhalgren   Apr-28-08 02:42 PM   #71 
  - If you want to hear what a bigot thinks, try asking "smalll" his opinion of Brooklynites.  Bicoastal   Apr-28-08 12:55 PM   #14 
  - He's obviously lost his footing at the edge of the MSM rabbit hole of the day. nt  votesomemore   Apr-28-08 01:47 PM   #52 
  - So Now Everything Wright Says and Does will be Under Microscope  fascisthunter   Apr-28-08 12:56 PM   #15 
  - That bothers me too  Innocent Smith   Apr-28-08 12:56 PM   #16 
  - Total nut case.  BigDDem   Apr-28-08 12:57 PM   #17 
  - You have misread Wright. You are totalizing and reducing what he said.  sfexpat2000   Apr-28-08 12:58 PM   #18 
  - Learning with different halves of the brain is GENETIC.  Tyler Durden   Apr-28-08 01:10 PM   #30 
     - Your brain is also subject to LEARNING,  sfexpat2000   Apr-28-08 01:15 PM   #36 
     - that is not the argument he was making... and they told us what his training was before the speech!  Texas Hill Country   Apr-28-08 01:23 PM   #40 
     - looks to me like it's exactly the argument he's making  fishwax   Apr-28-08 02:16 PM   #64 
     - Actually, I read this a while back:  Tyler Durden   Apr-28-08 01:31 PM   #44 
        - So you still do not know if he has training in any of the fields you listed.  sfexpat2000   Apr-28-08 01:50 PM   #54 
           - sf, I cited his DEGREES.  Tyler Durden   Apr-28-08 09:43 PM   #99 
     - yes, this is racist crap. he needs to stfu  Texas Hill Country   Apr-28-08 01:22 PM   #39 
     - Not racist, and you don't know the subject  kwassa   Apr-28-08 02:23 PM   #67 
     - Learning styles can be driven by socialization as well.  moc   Apr-28-08 01:44 PM   #50 
     - Because Wright is saying that  Marie26   Apr-28-08 01:56 PM   #57 
        - Race affects how children are socialized. Socialization affects how brains are wired.  moc   Apr-28-08 02:05 PM   #60 
        - OK.  Marie26   Apr-28-08 08:10 PM   #96 
        - I didn't take it that way.  BalancedGoat   Apr-28-08 03:36 PM   #78 
     - No, it is not genetic and Wright never says that it is.  kwassa   Apr-28-08 02:22 PM   #66 
  - different, not deficient.  NatBurner   Apr-28-08 12:59 PM   #19 
  - He isn't talking  Beregond2   Apr-28-08 01:00 PM   #22 
  - But why does he talk about "Africans" as well as African-Americans?  smalll   Apr-28-08 01:07 PM   #28 
  - It just doesn't make sense  Marie26   Apr-28-08 01:10 PM   #31 
     - I think Reverend Wright is...  stillcool47   Apr-28-08 04:53 PM   #91 
  - You are assuming that. No way did he make it clear that's what  cali   Apr-28-08 01:11 PM   #32 
     - It seems obvious to me they are reading  FlaGranny   Apr-28-08 04:42 PM   #86 
  - Is he talking about Africans or Celts?  ieoeja   Apr-28-08 01:04 PM   #25 
  - I just read the whole thing  JoFerret   Apr-28-08 01:05 PM   #26 
  - whew. excellent comment.  cali   Apr-28-08 01:12 PM   #33 
  - discussion of the issues does not bode well for the advancement of  votesomemore   Apr-28-08 01:52 PM   #55 
     - I will try to explain  JoFerret   Apr-28-08 02:11 PM   #62 
        - I blame it on Pluto and the Galactic Center. It's a good thing.  votesomemore   Apr-28-08 02:53 PM   #73 
           - I don't see it as a matter of blame  JoFerret   Apr-28-08 05:24 PM   #92 
  - Talk about negative stereotypes? geesh  fed_up_mother   Apr-28-08 01:05 PM   #27 
  - That's the problem when people do not understand  ej510   Apr-28-08 01:14 PM   #34 
  - But is that true?  Marie26   Apr-28-08 01:20 PM   #37 
  - You know, the point is that  FlaGranny   Apr-28-08 04:46 PM   #88 
  - We have the same genes, don't we?  fed_up_mother   Apr-28-08 01:28 PM   #42 
  - I was taught  reggie the dog   Apr-28-08 04:31 PM   #84 
  - You're wrong.  votesomemore   Apr-28-08 01:15 PM   #35 
  - "Different is not deficient", is that kind of like "separate but equal"?  Dhalgren   Apr-28-08 02:53 PM   #72 
     - how can you be on the left and argue this????  reggie the dog   Apr-28-08 04:38 PM   #85 
        - Maybe you should pass-up on the next hit and re-read this  Dhalgren   Apr-29-08 07:50 AM   #100 
           - just to let you know  reggie the dog   Apr-29-08 11:47 AM   #101 
              - That's okay. You still don't get it.  Dhalgren   Apr-29-08 12:57 PM   #102 
  - his assertions have been proven wrong by neuroscience and FMRI studies galore!  Texas Hill Country   Apr-28-08 01:21 PM   #38 
  - Where? Have any cites at all?  kwassa   Apr-28-08 02:24 PM   #68 
  - Even if you are right.... WHAT DOES THIS HAVE TO DO WITH OBAMA?  scheming daemons   Apr-28-08 03:27 PM   #76 
  - You are still trying to equate his statements  FlaGranny   Apr-28-08 04:52 PM   #90 
  - I have to agree with you  Terran   Apr-28-08 01:23 PM   #41 
  - I don't agree with that statement but I do agree that we are all equal but different.  ej510   Apr-28-08 01:30 PM   #43 
  - Anything is possible, but that doesn't mean you say it in front of the National  fed_up_mother   Apr-28-08 01:31 PM   #45 
  - which statement don't you agree with? n/t  Terran   Apr-28-08 01:32 PM   #46 
  - Actually, it's not possible-- unless the gov't created time travel first  cali   Apr-28-08 01:47 PM   #53 
  - well  reggie the dog   Apr-28-08 04:46 PM   #89 
  - Kennedy said it best  reggie the dog   Apr-28-08 04:45 PM   #87 
  - I don't think you've understood what he was getting at, at all.  sfexpat2000   Apr-28-08 04:17 PM   #80 
  - Please show me where he said there was a GENETIC difference.  Kristi1696   Apr-28-08 01:54 PM   #56 
  - His very last sentence from the quote:  Redbear   Apr-28-08 02:15 PM   #63 
  - "Because they come from a RIGHT-BRAINED creative oral culture..."  smalll   Apr-28-08 02:27 PM   #70 
     - Ok..... so you disagree with Wright's views on differences between people.....  scheming daemons   Apr-28-08 03:29 PM   #77 
     - I took that to mean the opposite.  BalancedGoat   Apr-28-08 03:57 PM   #79 
  - Well it can be true for both races but I think he has a point. There is more a regimental approach..  barack the house   Apr-28-08 02:19 PM   #65 
  - There are big differences from culture to culture in how kids are handled.  sfexpat2000   Apr-28-08 04:22 PM   #83 
  - thanks  Two Americas   Apr-28-08 02:26 PM   #69 
  - Well, that's a convincing argument for No Child Left Behind  anigbrowl   Apr-28-08 06:02 PM   #95 
  - So what?  eridani   Apr-28-08 08:38 PM   #97 
  - Is he running for office? Who cares what he says? Why is this in GDP?  AZBlue   Apr-28-08 09:01 PM   #98 

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