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AtomicKitten Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat May-17-08 02:07 PM
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3. Race-baiting by a Democrat against another Democrat is unprecedented.
And I think in labeling that 'unscrupulous,' you are being too kind.
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  -There is a difference between being racist, and using racism. TLM  May-17-08 02:03 PM   #0 
  - Exploiting racism is worse than being a racist, IMO. nt  thecatburgler   May-17-08 02:04 PM   #1 
  - Yes it is much worse  ekwhite   May-17-08 03:36 PM   #24 
  - The same is true about being a homophobe vs. using homophobia  QC   May-17-08 02:06 PM   #2 
  - Exactly.... i agree. At least with a real bigot you know where they stand.  TLM   May-17-08 02:34 PM   #6 
     - So that leaves us with two candidates willing to cater to bigots  QC   May-17-08 03:31 PM   #17 
        - Yeah McCain and Hillary....  TLM   May-17-08 03:35 PM   #23 
           - Well, if we are going to include McCain, then we have three candidates  QC   May-17-08 04:33 PM   #31 
  - Race-baiting by a Democrat against another Democrat is unprecedented.  AtomicKitten   May-17-08 02:07 PM   #3 
  - Not really.... using racism has been around a long time...  TLM   May-17-08 02:38 PM   #7 
  - It really isn't, if you go back a bit to people like Wallace  sfexpat2000   May-17-08 03:33 PM   #21 
  - I disagree  IWantAnyDem   May-17-08 02:08 PM   #4 
  - That's like saying anybody who uses a gun is a soldier...  TLM   May-17-08 02:54 PM   #9 
     - Poor analogy  IWantAnyDem   May-17-08 03:31 PM   #19 
        - Nope... one just need to know those tendancies exist....  TLM   May-17-08 03:45 PM   #26 
           - IF one had no racist tendencies whatsoever  IWantAnyDem   May-17-08 05:18 PM   #32 
  - I don't make distinctions when making political decisions.  mmonk   May-17-08 02:19 PM   #5 
  - Isn't a decision, be definition, a distinction?  TLM   May-17-08 02:55 PM   #10 
  - Jim Crowbar - that's good.  NCevilDUer   May-17-08 02:43 PM   #8 
  - Thanks.... i thought it was pretty clever....  TLM   May-17-08 02:56 PM   #12 
  - Racist is as racist does, as far as I'm concerned.  BlooInBloo   May-17-08 02:55 PM   #11 
  - And there's a difference between actually using racism  DemGa   May-17-08 02:57 PM   #13 
  - You mean like trying to attack someone by associating them with their scary black pastor?  TLM   May-17-08 03:30 PM   #16 
  - Don't you think that racists "use racism?"  dchill   May-17-08 03:01 PM   #14 
  - so then her supporters are the racists, since they are susceptible to her 'race-baiting.' is that  VotesForWomen   May-17-08 03:16 PM   #15 
  - When you feel like addressing what I actualy wrote....  TLM   May-17-08 03:33 PM   #22 
  - i did; you claim hillary is 'using' race. using it on who is the question. her 'racist' supporters i  VotesForWomen   May-17-08 03:57 PM   #29 
  - Racists fear????  Beacool   May-17-08 03:31 PM   #18 
  - Sure it is racial that 9 out of 10 AA votes go to Obama....  TLM   May-17-08 03:56 PM   #28 
     - You started this post, not me.  Beacool   May-17-08 04:05 PM   #30 
  - I don't care what she personally is -- that's her problem.  sfexpat2000   May-17-08 03:32 PM   #20 
  - It doesn't feel that way.  algol   May-17-08 03:37 PM   #25 
  - Many differences and subtlties  loyalsister   May-17-08 03:48 PM   #27 
  - ## DON'T DONATE TO DEMOCRATIC UNDERGROUND! ##  DU GrovelBot   May-17-08 05:18 PM   #33 

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