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142. It is very true. Do some research, especially in the 70's and early 80's
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  -Women are Minorities in a COMPROMISE to Appease Black Men?? THIS is as sexist as it gets Mezzo  May-08-08 09:22 AM   #0 
  - Some of us don't hang out on DU 24/7. No clue what you are talking about  beachmom   May-08-08 09:24 AM   #1 
  - You don't have to respond to the link...but it is indicative of what is going on, and how we're bein  Mezzo   May-08-08 09:26 AM   #4 
  - Well, standing and fighting means more people will read it. Now a thought  beachmom   May-08-08 09:29 AM   #9 
  - Even reading this very thread...look at the divide...there are people who REALLY see nothing wrong  Mezzo   May-08-08 09:32 AM   #13 
     - cbs and abc do tout how Obama gets the Black vote and Hillary  rodeodance   May-08-08 10:21 AM   #106 
        - The difference is I don't hear Obama discounting women and wondering aloud how  beachmom   May-08-08 12:33 PM   #153 
  - who gives a shit about one post on a message board. this is not  roguevalley   May-08-08 12:24 PM   #146 
  - Why respond to a thread if you have not a clue what it is for  dogday   May-08-08 09:42 AM   #28 
     - Just pointing out how the O'Reilly cherrypicking is going on here.  beachmom   May-08-08 12:32 PM   #152 
  - that's pretty disgusting  ElsewheresDaughter   May-08-08 09:24 AM   #2 
  - Black people  Jake3463   May-08-08 09:26 AM   #3 
  - what does that have to do with the OP? Women have been pretty loyal as well.  Mezzo   May-08-08 09:27 AM   #5 
  - That white women benefited the most from  Jake3463   May-08-08 09:29 AM   #8 
     - oh bullshit. And are you saying "white" women, specifically? really? Kinda racist, dontcha think?  Mezzo   May-08-08 09:31 AM   #11 
     - Damn you outed me  Jake3463   May-08-08 09:33 AM   #14 
     - Crickets  Jake3463   May-08-08 09:40 AM   #24 
     - This has nothing to do with Hillary or Barack. Show me where I said it did.  Mezzo   May-08-08 09:43 AM   #30 
        - You just called me a Racist and a Sexist  Jake3463   May-08-08 09:45 AM   #39 
           - and I told you I was responding to others here, you're not the only person  Mezzo   May-08-08 09:48 AM   #45 
              - Sexist and Racist comments?  Jake3463   May-08-08 09:52 AM   #50 
                 - yep.  Mezzo   May-08-08 09:59 AM   #62 
     - oh god.  roguevalley   May-08-08 12:26 PM   #149 
     - delete  dogday   May-08-08 09:44 AM   #36 
     - and in turn white men because many put their businesses in their wifes' name to game the AA system  Doityourself   May-08-08 09:55 AM   #54 
  - Does that include Black women, and I wonder if this  dogday   May-08-08 09:43 AM   #32 
  - What are you talking about?  Katzenkavalier   May-08-08 09:27 AM   #6 
  - sexism. read the post. Others understood it perfectly, so what are you talking about?  Mezzo   May-08-08 09:30 AM   #10 
     - Where was the offense?  ellacott   May-08-08 09:31 AM   #12 
        - The problem seem to be more deep seeded than I thought.  Mezzo   May-08-08 09:34 AM   #16 
        - Sort of  Jake3463   May-08-08 09:37 AM   #19 
        - no, they just got raped and beaten to death by their abusive husbands...  Mezzo   May-08-08 09:53 AM   #52 
        - When they went to the polling places?  Jake3463   May-08-08 09:55 AM   #55 
        - No- they didn't even have to leave home  Marrah_G   May-08-08 12:26 PM   #148 
        - you are now off the rails. abusive husbands and voting? This is  roguevalley   May-08-08 12:31 PM   #151 
        - Women are punished differently  Marrah_G   May-08-08 12:24 PM   #147 
        - No, I don't have to figure it out  ellacott   May-08-08 09:41 AM   #26 
        - ok. suit yourself. But I do hope that you spend some time with your conscience anyway.  Mezzo   May-08-08 09:47 AM   #41 
           - I was trying to get you to explain what was offensive  ellacott   May-08-08 09:56 AM   #57 
           - It was and it did take away...why hire a black man, when you could hire a woman and fill the quota..  Doityourself   May-08-08 09:57 AM   #59 
           - why hire a woman, when you can hire a black man and fill a quota  Mezzo   May-08-08 10:00 AM   #66 
              - Because many times a White woman was counted as a double minority  ellacott   May-08-08 10:04 AM   #74 
                 - that's not true.  Mezzo   May-08-08 10:06 AM   #77 
                    - Ok,if you say so  ellacott   May-08-08 10:07 AM   #81 
                    - I do. The internet can be your friend.  Mezzo   May-08-08 10:16 AM   #99 
                       - Poor Mezzo, so angry  ellacott   May-08-08 10:23 AM   #109 
                          - Reality  Jake3463   May-08-08 10:24 AM   #111 
                          - That does appear what they want to do  ellacott   May-08-08 10:32 AM   #118 
                          - It would blow Mezzo's mind to even fold in the truth of how white men benefited from AA because they  Doityourself   May-08-08 12:21 PM   #143 
                             - That's exactly what they did  ellacott   May-08-08 12:36 PM   #158 
                    - It is very true. Do some research, especially in the 70's and early 80's  Doityourself   May-08-08 12:20 PM   #142 
                    - google it. your anger is blinding your reason. truly.  roguevalley   May-08-08 12:34 PM   #155 
           - no you aren't reaching out. you are spewing invective. your arguments  roguevalley   May-08-08 12:34 PM   #154 
        - then again, you could be seeing crap that isn't there.  roguevalley   May-08-08 12:30 PM   #150 
        - You really don't see it? Honestly?  Marrah_G   May-08-08 12:23 PM   #144 
  - I don't understand what was offensive  ellacott   May-08-08 09:27 AM   #7 
  - you're going to have to spend some time with your conscience and figure this out for yourself.  Mezzo   May-08-08 09:38 AM   #20 
     - your insults end your argument before it started. if you want to be  roguevalley   May-08-08 12:36 PM   #157 
  - That's quite a reach you are trying to pull off, shame you didn't qutie make it  nomad1776   May-08-08 09:34 AM   #15 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-08-08 09:38 AM   #21 
     - here;  dionysus   May-08-08 09:49 AM   #48 
     - no thanks. Learn to talk, we can talk, start biting, I bite back.  Mezzo   May-08-08 10:07 AM   #80 
        - ooooh big tuff guy shillbot!!!  dionysus   May-08-08 10:14 AM   #92 
        - again, it's not really necessary  Mezzo   May-08-08 10:15 AM   #97 
        - sad  roguevalley   May-08-08 12:37 PM   #160 
     - i like the away you don't get angry..  gabby garcia   May-08-08 10:09 AM   #83 
     - Thanks!  Mezzo   May-08-08 10:17 AM   #100 
     - obviously, you need a time out. nice argument you are trying there.  roguevalley   May-08-08 12:37 PM   #159 
  - I reject and denounce.  DarienComp   May-08-08 09:34 AM   #17 
  - Please try and understand that this isn't about Obama or Hillary.  Mezzo   May-08-08 09:41 AM   #27 
     - Bang on Mezzo. The DP needs to wise up or a 3rd party ..the WP will emerge/nt  Iceburg   May-08-08 09:47 AM   #43 
     - I honestly thought it was about Obama's supporters...  DarienComp   May-08-08 09:48 AM   #44 
        - I can see where you could think, I should have been less ambiguous, so let me clarify  Mezzo   May-08-08 09:52 AM   #51 
           - That's fair enough.  DarienComp   May-08-08 10:03 AM   #70 
              - Thanks.  Mezzo   May-08-08 10:18 AM   #102 
  - OMG OMG OMG!  hokies4ever   May-08-08 09:37 AM   #18 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-08-08 09:40 AM   #22 
     - How much money did you flush down the drain donating to Hillary?  hokies4ever   May-08-08 09:43 AM   #31 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   May-08-08 09:54 AM   #53 
           - you're the one who started the curse-fest in your original post  hokies4ever   May-08-08 10:00 AM   #63 
           - My original post has no curse words, but your snide response deserved them  Mezzo   May-08-08 10:05 AM   #76 
              - 'bullshit' is in the first line  hokies4ever   May-08-08 10:09 AM   #84 
           - Obama will win and you can be a martyr. both will be happy.  roguevalley   May-08-08 12:39 PM   #161 
  - Honestly? I don't really understand where you're going with this. One person sees  Occam Bandage   May-08-08 09:40 AM   #23 
  - Don't you understand  Jake3463   May-08-08 09:42 AM   #29 
     - Good one!  hokies4ever   May-08-08 09:45 AM   #37 
     - Many minority interests (and I'm going to include feminists here, as  Occam Bandage   May-08-08 09:46 AM   #40 
     - you might be stupid. Rev Wright is racist, and unconscionable,  Mezzo   May-08-08 09:58 AM   #60 
     - The point of bringing up Wright  Jake3463   May-08-08 10:03 AM   #72 
     - the point of bringing up Wright was to change the subject from sexism to racism  Mezzo   May-08-08 10:33 AM   #119 
        - Show me  Jake3463   May-08-08 10:37 AM   #125 
     - and you might be a fool. Check out Hillary's remarks today.  roguevalley   May-08-08 12:41 PM   #164 
     - of course, Hillary can say and imply racist things because as a  roguevalley   May-08-08 12:41 PM   #163 
  - it was a ridiculous and sexist OP.  xchrom   May-08-08 09:41 AM   #25 
  - I'd support  Jake3463   May-08-08 09:44 AM   #35 
     - ok first of all that wasn't the initial hit on the  xchrom   May-08-08 09:58 AM   #61 
        - So I have to support  Jake3463   May-08-08 10:08 AM   #82 
        - so you can dish it, but you can't take it. She shares a ninety five percent voting record with your  Mezzo   May-08-08 10:37 AM   #126 
        - I like him better  Jake3463   May-08-08 10:39 AM   #128 
        - get over it yourself. her record doesn't matter if no one buys it.  roguevalley   May-08-08 12:43 PM   #165 
        - you can do whatever you want -- just understand --  xchrom   May-08-08 11:07 AM   #135 
           - Thank God Edwards dropped out  Jake3463   May-08-08 11:27 AM   #140 
              - typical. nt  xchrom   May-08-08 12:40 PM   #162 
        - Give up. She's not Obama. Case Closed.  Tyler Durden   May-08-08 10:11 AM   #88 
        - that you can't see the problem proves you're part of it  Mezzo   May-08-08 10:37 AM   #124 
        - Hey, I'm on YOUR side.  Tyler Durden   May-08-08 10:48 AM   #133 
        - tyler is one who has absolutely seen the weirdness  xchrom   May-08-08 11:24 AM   #139 
        - yeah. we're all part of the great conspiracy, even us who were  roguevalley   May-08-08 12:46 PM   #167 
        - sigh -- i know. --  xchrom   May-08-08 11:01 AM   #134 
           - Anti-woman, anti-Gay, Pro-God knows what.  Tyler Durden   May-08-08 11:20 AM   #137 
              - tyler -- it's pretty hard for me to say what i feel about this --  xchrom   May-08-08 11:22 AM   #138 
                 - The Dean Supporters in 2004 were similar, but not this bad.  Tyler Durden   May-08-08 11:38 AM   #141 
                    - you nailed it. nt  xchrom   May-08-08 12:45 PM   #166 
        - THIS IS AN AMAZING POST, thank you for it.  Mezzo   May-08-08 10:36 AM   #122 
  - please take a valium. you really need to stop getting so crazed about what ppl say on the internet  nomorewhopper   May-08-08 09:43 AM   #33 
  - Yes, I specifically remember one Obama poster a few weeks back  Freedom Train   May-08-08 09:43 AM   #34 
  - I remember that well.  Tyler Durden   May-08-08 09:50 AM   #49 
  - wow, i am pretty horrified... and yes, black people can be racists  Texas Hill Country   May-08-08 09:45 AM   #38 
  - The guy is saying that he's not going to shed crocodile tears for Hillary  Truth Hurts A Lot   May-08-08 09:47 AM   #42 
  - no sale shillbot, it's over..  dionysus   May-08-08 09:49 AM   #46 
  - how lovely for you to understand. Your response is telling.  Mezzo   May-08-08 09:56 AM   #58 
     - i understand completely that you are pouting like a spoiled baby because hillary has lost...  dionysus   May-08-08 10:00 AM   #65 
     - still can't show me where my post was about Hillary? sad for you.  Mezzo   May-08-08 10:20 AM   #103 
     - maybe he needs to put some swear words with the blankey and  roguevalley   May-08-08 12:47 PM   #168 
  - I think you may have some internal issues to work out within yourself.  sparosnare   May-08-08 09:49 AM   #47 
  - its about men beating and raping women at the polling place. I  roguevalley   May-08-08 12:48 PM   #169 
  - Its not the original post that scares me as much as the comments here  frickaline   May-08-08 09:56 AM   #56 
  - Its how he worded the original post  Jake3463   May-08-08 10:00 AM   #64 
  - Oh bullshit. You just want  Mezzo   May-08-08 10:02 AM   #68 
  - This doesn't hurt  Jake3463   May-08-08 10:15 AM   #96 
  - Maybe he didn't present his case well but  frickaline   May-08-08 10:03 AM   #69 
     - So why wasn't he on the OP  Jake3463   May-08-08 10:21 AM   #107 
  - Welcome to coalition politics. If you intend to spend much time  Occam Bandage   May-08-08 10:01 AM   #67 
  - You won't ever find me taking up such a defeatest tone, and I'd hope you'd stand up against divisive  frickaline   May-08-08 10:09 AM   #85 
     - And you won't ever find me pretending to be shocked or horrified about something  Occam Bandage   May-08-08 10:14 AM   #91 
        - You dont get it  frickaline   May-08-08 10:15 AM   #98 
           - And I'm saying that divide is nothing new. If you think  Occam Bandage   May-08-08 11:10 AM   #136 
  - T H A N K Y O U  Mezzo   May-08-08 10:10 AM   #86 
  - you're welcome, thanks for shedding light on this nt  frickaline   May-08-08 10:18 AM   #101 
  - Affirmative action is meant to ameliorate pariah status, and should applied narrowly.  NorthernSpy   May-08-08 10:10 AM   #87 
     - Not True  frickaline   May-08-08 10:13 AM   #90 
        - Hell, the Irish were discriminated against. But they were not a pariah population...  NorthernSpy   May-08-08 10:25 AM   #113 
           - we're getting off point. if you cannot see the divisive, sexist attitude expressed  frickaline   May-08-08 10:30 AM   #115 
              - no one asked you to. and, since you don't know the life and  roguevalley   May-08-08 12:50 PM   #170 
                 - reading is an art  frickaline   May-08-08 12:55 PM   #171 
  - You're calling out all Obama supporters on the basis of one guy  Chulanowa   May-08-08 10:03 AM   #71 
  - so then where is your voice of denunciation? I'm not hearing it. nt  frickaline   May-08-08 10:06 AM   #78 
  - Am i supposed to spend my day scouring...  marlo   May-08-08 10:13 AM   #89 
  - No but when someone shows you sexism, you defend why you DIDNT post?  frickaline   May-08-08 10:14 AM   #93 
     - I view that post as "sexist,"  marlo   May-08-08 10:23 AM   #110 
        - Thats the whole point of this, its NOT a competition. The other thread says it should be. nt  frickaline   May-08-08 10:25 AM   #112 
           - Well, that I agree with.  marlo   May-08-08 10:34 AM   #121 
              - Then we are in partial agreement at least  frickaline   May-08-08 10:41 AM   #130 
  - I'm not going to denounce him. Affirmative action DID get applied awfully broadly.  NorthernSpy   May-08-08 10:20 AM   #104 
     - Thank you for proving the point. nt  frickaline   May-08-08 10:22 AM   #108 
        - The point being what exactly?  marlo   May-08-08 10:27 AM   #114 
        - no, anyone that asserts women did not deserve affirmative action because their employment was not  frickaline   May-08-08 10:32 AM   #117 
           - women needed anti-discrimination laws...  NorthernSpy   May-08-08 10:40 AM   #129 
           - I don't think that the post quoted in the OP,  marlo   May-08-08 10:42 AM   #131 
              - I find this my strife was greater than your strife attitude the very problem  frickaline   May-08-08 10:47 AM   #132 
        - Which point -- the point that you like to carp?  NorthernSpy   May-08-08 10:38 AM   #127 
  - I think this is the heart of most of the silly stuff happening here  JerseygirlCT   May-08-08 10:15 AM   #95 
  - My post in that thread FWIW  TragedyandHope   May-08-08 10:03 AM   #73 
  - Many of us have her offensive supporters on IGNORE!  mod mom   May-08-08 10:04 AM   #75 
  - You are generalizing way, way too much.  izzybeans   May-08-08 10:06 AM   #79 
  - I truly hope you're right, but look at the thread.  Mezzo   May-08-08 10:14 AM   #94 
     - It is a horrible thread. The double standard is a two way street.  izzybeans   May-08-08 10:30 AM   #116 
  - Oh Mezzo...  YOY   May-08-08 10:20 AM   #105 
  - You're clearly very angry. About something.  smoogatz   May-08-08 10:33 AM   #120 
  - Didn't you get the memo? Whites are the new Blacks  zbdent   May-08-08 10:36 AM   #123 
  - as i have said, this race is both about sexism and racism..... IF  seabeyond   May-08-08 12:23 PM   #145 
  - Stick a fork in the "ism" baiting; the race is over.  AtomicKitten   May-08-08 12:35 PM   #156 
  - Locking  The Magistrate   May-08-08 12:57 PM   #172 
 

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