You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Reply #59: But you are just reacting like those muslims to the Mohammad cartoon! [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion: Presidential (Through Nov 2009) Donate to DU
thewiseguy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-14-08 09:34 AM
Response to Original message
59. But you are just reacting like those muslims to the Mohammad cartoon!
:sarcasm:

Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 
  -don't mock me for not liking the New Yorker cover CreekDog  Jul-14-08 12:13 AM   #0 
  - You forgot: "you're just not smart enough to understand satire"  AZBlue   Jul-14-08 12:16 AM   #1 
  - i saw some of what they called you  CreekDog   Jul-14-08 12:17 AM   #2 
  - Thanks!  AZBlue   Jul-14-08 12:42 AM   #22 
  - That's bullshit. I'm sorry that happened.  thecatburgler   Jul-14-08 12:36 AM   #15 
  - It's ok, it happens.  AZBlue   Jul-14-08 12:43 AM   #23 
  - Yes, only "thin skinned uneducated hayseeds" who clearly lack any sense  Lorien   Jul-14-08 01:24 AM   #46 
     - you know it, Lorien  Skittles   Jul-14-08 01:37 AM   #54 
  - I'm wasn't bothered by the cover but I respect your opinion  thecatburgler   Jul-14-08 12:18 AM   #3 
  - and the afro is a stereotype on a woman that does not wear one  CreekDog   Jul-14-08 12:20 AM   #4 
  - I remember someone on DailyKos posted a picture of  redstate_democrat   Jul-14-08 12:22 AM   #7 
  - Entirely two different things....  HardWorkingDem   Jul-14-08 12:27 AM   #9 
     - when you engage in stereotypes, even as satire, you have a responsibility  CreekDog   Jul-14-08 12:38 AM   #18 
     - Let me ask you this....  HardWorkingDem   Jul-14-08 12:45 AM   #24 
        - do you think there is a segment that thinks of Jewish people as anti semetic stereotypes  CreekDog   Jul-14-08 12:46 AM   #27 
        - You are purposely misrepresenting the contex of the cover...  HardWorkingDem   Jul-14-08 01:05 AM   #34 
           - so if they portrayed Joe as a Jewish stereotype  CreekDog   Jul-14-08 01:09 AM   #37 
              - It. Would. Never. Happen.  LowerManhattanite   Jul-14-08 01:20 AM   #43 
              - If under the same circumstances, yes....  HardWorkingDem   Jul-14-08 01:23 AM   #44 
                 - name one cover that had a Jewish stereotype  CreekDog   Jul-14-08 01:25 AM   #48 
                    - IF...IF...IF.....thought you were done with me...  HardWorkingDem   Jul-14-08 01:26 AM   #49 
                       - not one example of a Jewish stereotype  CreekDog   Jul-14-08 01:30 AM   #50 
                          - While I understand  polmaven   Jul-14-08 09:50 AM   #63 
        - Yes.  DesertedRose   Jul-14-08 09:39 AM   #61 
     - It may be two different things in that the NYr cover is supposed to be poking  redstate_democrat   Jul-14-08 01:30 AM   #51 
  - I took in the context of my experience with the New Yorker.  thecatburgler   Jul-14-08 12:29 AM   #10 
  - THAT is the point of provocative art.....  HardWorkingDem   Jul-14-08 01:06 AM   #35 
     - that's it, you're off the deep end...by your standard, anything you class as "art"  CreekDog   Jul-14-08 01:12 AM   #39 
     - Wow....you like the First Amendment, don't you...  HardWorkingDem   Jul-14-08 01:24 AM   #45 
        - did i say anything bout legality?  CreekDog   Jul-14-08 01:33 AM   #53 
     - I understand what you're saying, but the apology will still need to be made.  thecatburgler   Jul-14-08 01:15 AM   #42 
     - Often times.....accompanying articles do not match the cover...  HardWorkingDem   Jul-14-08 01:25 AM   #47 
     - What is bothersome is that so many latte liberals ignore the negative effects this "art" could have  AdHocSolver   Jul-14-08 02:37 PM   #66 
  - It's a satire on the IMAGE some are trying to create of them  MonkeyFunk   Jul-14-08 01:07 AM   #36 
  - it could appear in total seriousness on the cover of American Spectator  CreekDog   Jul-14-08 01:10 AM   #38 
  - If you want to argue over the artistic merits of it, go ahead  MonkeyFunk   Jul-14-08 01:15 AM   #41 
     - The political arguments are totally valid. It's the latte liberals who are stupid for not getting it  AdHocSolver   Jul-14-08 01:50 PM   #65 
  - who are the protagonists of this piece  johnnydrama   Jul-14-08 06:18 AM   #57 
  - If shoulder-length hair were placed on a (short-haired) white male politician  last_texas_dem   Jul-14-08 01:14 AM   #40 
  - I wish all DUers could see some of the racist emails about Obama that I have  Frances   Jul-14-08 12:29 AM   #12 
     - make sure you Reply to All and BLAST the senders, Frances  Skittles   Jul-14-08 12:59 AM   #32 
        - Most come from a relative  Frances   Jul-14-08 09:31 AM   #58 
  - Don't trip. Most people are with you.  redstate_democrat   Jul-14-08 12:20 AM   #5 
  - i know most of us agree  CreekDog   Jul-14-08 12:22 AM   #6 
  - I'm a subscriber, and I'm outraged. No mocking from me. nt  DeepModem Mom   Jul-14-08 12:27 AM   #8 
  - thanks for saying :)  CreekDog   Jul-14-08 12:45 AM   #25 
  - Perhaps those who dislike the New Yorker cover should refrain from claiming  last_texas_dem   Jul-14-08 12:29 AM   #11 
  - There is a fine line between clever satire and mean-spirited caricature.  AdHocSolver   Jul-14-08 02:42 PM   #67 
  - very nicely said-  Bluerthanblue   Jul-14-08 12:30 AM   #13 
  - The cover is the following  Jed Dilligan   Jul-14-08 12:32 AM   #14 
  - I'll bet you have never read the New Yorker in your life.  The_Casual_Observer   Jul-14-08 12:37 AM   #16 
  - why can't you believe that someone has read the New Yorker regularly  CreekDog   Jul-14-08 12:41 AM   #20 
  - Impossible  The_Casual_Observer   Jul-14-08 12:41 AM   #21 
     - so one has to be stupid to be offended?  CreekDog   Jul-14-08 12:49 AM   #29 
  - I agree with the OP and I'm a subscriber.  AZBlue   Jul-14-08 12:45 AM   #26 
  - The true sin of most satire deemed "offensive" is that it's just not funny enough...  Youphemism   Jul-14-08 12:37 AM   #17 
  - Not masturbating, losing his virginity to his mother  JVS   Jul-14-08 12:46 AM   #28 
     - No, his mom passed out. He had to finish all by himself...  Youphemism   Jul-14-08 12:53 AM   #30 
     - Except that,  polmaven   Jul-14-08 10:01 AM   #64 
  - I'm with ya there. Some people here are being really nasty about it.  Blondiegrrl   Jul-14-08 12:40 AM   #19 
  - 4. that I don't recognize (attempted) satire  Skittles   Jul-14-08 12:57 AM   #31 
  - excellent point.  CreekDog   Jul-14-08 01:00 AM   #33 
     - thanks  Skittles   Jul-14-08 01:31 AM   #52 
        - count me as another vote for: get it, don't like it  CreekDog   Jul-14-08 01:37 AM   #55 
  - Interesting how many "free-speechers" here are telling others to STHU about not liking this cover.  WinkyDink   Jul-14-08 05:47 AM   #56 
  - But you are just reacting like those muslims to the Mohammad cartoon!  thewiseguy   Jul-14-08 09:34 AM   #59 
  - You're good people CreekDog  DesertedRose   Jul-14-08 09:34 AM   #60 
  - Well,  Goblinmonger   Jul-14-08 09:40 AM   #62 
 

Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion: Presidential (Through Nov 2009) Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC