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stlsaxman Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Nov-28-08 02:54 PM
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62. You Sir/Ma'am, flat-out ROCK!
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  -Well...I finally snapped during the Thanksgiving dinner applexcore  Nov-27-08 07:30 PM   #0 
  - You were a lot more polite than I would have been. Good for you!  babylonsister   Nov-27-08 07:33 PM   #1 
  - Bravo.  ClarkUSA   Nov-27-08 07:37 PM   #2 
  - One of the things we talked about at our Thanksgiving table today was...  polichick   Nov-27-08 07:38 PM   #3 
  - You didn't make the meal awkward...  Inkyfuzzbottom   Nov-27-08 07:39 PM   #4 
  - good for you!  Dferguson   Nov-27-08 07:39 PM   #5 
  - applexcore  MadMaddie   Nov-27-08 07:42 PM   #6 
  - Cheers!  southerncrone   Nov-27-08 07:45 PM   #7 
  - Hear, hear! Well said.  Laelth   Nov-27-08 09:19 PM   #25 
  - It's not really that it's all that much racist, though, Laelth.  Kalyke   Nov-29-08 08:58 AM   #108 
     - You nailed it.  Laelth   Nov-29-08 05:11 PM   #122 
  - Instead of putting them under rocks  LiberalEsto   Nov-28-08 07:44 AM   #50 
  - Good Work!  elleng   Nov-27-08 07:48 PM   #8 
  - Plus you made me go look up Patron... (I don't drink much tequila)  hlthe2b   Nov-27-08 07:48 PM   #9 
  - Good for you. My fundy FIL used the N word two weeks ago in my face,  OnceUponTimeOnTheNet   Nov-27-08 07:48 PM   #10 
  - nuts - that used to be fairly common slang for Brazil nuts. nm.  Morning Dew   Nov-28-08 12:45 AM   #38 
  - Have not heard that term since I was a kid.  rebel with a cause   Nov-29-08 02:40 AM   #99 
  - My gawd, that must have been satisfying!  crim son   Nov-27-08 07:49 PM   #11 
  - Good for you!  tilsammans   Nov-27-08 07:50 PM   #12 
  - My family did the same thing tonight.  EconomicLiberal   Nov-27-08 08:05 PM   # 
  - There's no way I could sit through that without opening my mouth.  Doremus   Nov-28-08 09:02 AM   #54 
  - Ugh - How Awful  otohara   Nov-28-08 10:18 AM   #57 
  - That word would have promptly had someone removed from my parent's table and house  mitchum   Nov-27-08 08:05 PM   #13 
  - true story  mass independent   Nov-27-08 08:18 PM   #18 
  - Great story. Welcome to DU!  Laelth   Nov-27-08 09:25 PM   #27 
  - Good on you for standing up to your convictions. Well, you made  akbacchus_BC   Nov-27-08 11:09 PM   #36 
  - my brother and I had a good dinner tonight. I think he has learned  roguevalley   Nov-28-08 12:59 AM   #40 
  - You Sir/Ma'am, flat-out ROCK!  stlsaxman   Nov-28-08 02:54 PM   #62 
  - Same- I can't imagine someone saying something like that at dinner  Marrah_G   Nov-28-08 07:10 AM   #48 
  - thank god (whatever that might be) that you had your handy Emily Post guidebook with you...  islandmkl   Nov-27-08 08:09 PM   #14 
  - Yes, sometimes enough is enough. n/t  Mid_FL_voter   Nov-27-08 08:10 PM   #15 
  - wow. I wish I had your fortitude. I used to hear my ex-father-in-law  sohndrsmith   Nov-27-08 08:15 PM   #16 
  - "scary, inferior black man" He's not and that's what scares the little ignorant bigots.  bagrman   Nov-28-08 06:44 PM   #81 
  - stories like this  NJCher   Nov-27-08 08:18 PM   #17 
  - Lucky you...I sure wish I did. n/t  rebel with a cause   Nov-29-08 02:44 AM   #101 
  - Good for you. None of them will forget it.  sfexpat2000   Nov-27-08 08:22 PM   #19 
  - Owies.  madamesilverspurs   Nov-27-08 10:57 PM   #34 
  - Good for you.  Chimpys_Last_Stand   Nov-27-08 08:25 PM   #20 
  - What you did was the moral thing to do.  shaniqua6392   Nov-27-08 08:33 PM   #21 
  - We are all living inside a giant Milgram experiment  eridani   Nov-27-08 08:46 PM   #22 
  - Thank you.  DesertedRose   Nov-27-08 08:50 PM   #23 
  - It's not nice to pick on the mentally handicapped, even if they are stupid and mean.  Elrond Hubbard   Nov-27-08 08:51 PM   #24 
  - Good for you.  madaboutharry   Nov-27-08 09:23 PM   #26 
  - Well done.... and THANKS!!!  Zombie2   Nov-27-08 09:37 PM   #28 
  - i talked politics today too  OutspokenLiberal   Nov-27-08 09:53 PM   #29 
  - Thank you for putting that hypocrite in her place.  cat_girl25   Nov-27-08 10:15 PM   #30 
  - Bam! Slam dunk  fortyfeetunder   Nov-27-08 10:17 PM   #31 
  - That was absolutely fucking perfect!  eshfemme   Nov-27-08 10:26 PM   #32 
  - you should have also mentioned how cool hillary is.  mkultra   Nov-27-08 10:54 PM   #33 
  - We had the whole crew 36 of them at our house last year  tularetom   Nov-27-08 11:05 PM   #35 
  - Happy Fucking Thanksgiving Mary  Swamp Rat   Nov-27-08 11:59 PM   #37 
  - LMBO....  Hepburn   Nov-28-08 08:40 AM   #52 
  - LOL!!!!  Glenda   Nov-29-08 12:12 PM   #115 
  - I hosted tonight and my husband and I dominated the conversation  Indiana_Dem   Nov-28-08 12:55 AM   #39 
  - I think you deserve the rest of that Patron! Bravo! k+r, n/t  ColbertWatcher   Nov-28-08 02:51 AM   #41 
  - If you truly believe her to be legally mentally handicapped, then  cornermouse   Nov-28-08 04:43 AM   #42 
  - Or, ask her, please not to use that word at your table, Its simple and polite.  bahrbearian   Nov-28-08 05:20 AM   #43 
  - If it had been his table, then yes. That would have been good.  cornermouse   Nov-28-08 05:40 AM   #44 
     - I thought it was his table, Then he should have said "please don't use that word around Me."  bahrbearian   Nov-28-08 11:21 AM   #60 
  - I agree.  pengillian101   Nov-28-08 10:42 PM   #92 
  - Sounds sort of like my experience  greguganus   Nov-28-08 05:42 AM   #45 
  - Good for You!  southern_belle   Nov-28-08 06:10 AM   #46 
  - if you don`t say it`s wrong,,,,  madrchsod   Nov-28-08 06:26 AM   #47 
  - That is so true....  sunnybrook   Nov-29-08 08:46 AM   #107 
  - Very well done for you as this is how we overcome their nonsense the bible morals are the reverse of  cooolandrew   Nov-28-08 07:35 AM   #49 
  - Great job  southernyankeebelle   Nov-28-08 07:54 AM   #51 
  - - that's what I call bringing it home  OhioBlues   Nov-28-08 09:02 AM   #53 
  - Good for you! I spoke up a couple of months ago to my fundie bro, who said O is a muslim.  indie_ana_500   Nov-28-08 10:08 AM   #55 
  - Your brother still has it wrong.  Grins   Nov-29-08 01:39 PM   #118 
  - Kudos for a great reply back!  Hellataz   Nov-28-08 10:14 AM   #56 
  - Good for you  spiritual_gunfighter   Nov-28-08 10:37 AM   #58 
  - Nader didn't actually say it as a direct accusation, and you've been corrected on that.  Tesha   Nov-29-08 06:16 PM   #124 
     - i have seen your posts  spiritual_gunfighter   Nov-29-08 10:41 PM   #127 
  - I have an elderly relative who used the "n" word yesterday who  LibDemAlways   Nov-28-08 10:44 AM   #59 
  - My TG with the Freeper In-laws  Pluvious   Nov-28-08 01:57 PM   #61 
  - Excellent ...we need more of that.  L0oniX   Nov-28-08 03:11 PM   #63 
  - I usually try to let political differences pass at family dinners, although  JDPriestly   Nov-28-08 03:14 PM   #64 
  - Mary wasn't in church yet you made her sit in her own pew.  Dystopian   Nov-28-08 03:19 PM   #65 
  - Great lyrics for a song that is very apropos  dickthegrouch   Nov-28-08 03:19 PM   #66 
  - I'm conflicted.  LWolf   Nov-28-08 03:32 PM   #67 
  - Good for you  the dogfish   Nov-28-08 03:42 PM   #68 
  - I understand, you hate to do things  Enthusiast   Nov-28-08 03:44 PM   #69 
  - hahahaha love it!!!  ksimons   Nov-28-08 03:49 PM   #70 
  - :::chuckles:::  Mhegwood3   Nov-28-08 04:01 PM   #71 
  - I seriously don"t know how some of you can stomach  GinaMaria   Nov-28-08 04:14 PM   #72 
  - Well said. Luckily, my whole family is raving liberals. I cannot conceive of having to subject  CLW   Nov-28-08 04:38 PM   #73 
     - a family of liberals sounds like a dream  GinaMaria   Nov-28-08 06:32 PM   #78 
        - Well, my folks had to get there slowly -- Nixon did it for them. But we had our fights during  CLW   Nov-28-08 08:04 PM   #85 
  - My.  Bette Noir   Nov-28-08 04:43 PM   #74 
  - I told my brother we are now muslim socialists and just get used to it. :-D  Flash Bazbo   Nov-28-08 04:46 PM   #75 
  - OMG! Please send him an invitation to join your family for  GinaMaria   Nov-28-08 06:34 PM   #79 
  - That's why Stephanie, Mike, Rachel and Randi are my favorites  rocknation   Nov-28-08 06:01 PM   #76 
  - I think many of us have lost it at family dinners and told it like it is  liberal N proud   Nov-28-08 06:26 PM   #77 
  - Game, Set, Match.  impeachdubya   Nov-28-08 06:41 PM   #80 
  - To remain silent with her - or anyones - type of behavior, is condoning it....  Robeson   Nov-28-08 07:25 PM   #82 
  - Absolutely n/t  MountainLaurel   Dec-02-08 01:24 PM   #137 
  - Good for you!  Mad_Dem_X   Nov-28-08 07:40 PM   #83 
  - Great story  GA Democrat   Nov-28-08 07:47 PM   #84 
  - Cheers. I am having a bit in your honor.  geckosfeet   Nov-28-08 08:15 PM   #86 
  - well, it makes sense to call people to account for their unkindness and  tigereye   Nov-28-08 08:36 PM   #87 
  - You are now my god.  Teaser   Nov-28-08 09:11 PM   #88 
  - Patron,  The Wizard   Nov-28-08 09:32 PM   #89 
  - mary sounds like my dad  PatrynXX   Nov-28-08 10:31 PM   #90 
  - moving  NJCher   Nov-29-08 05:19 PM   #123 
  - Half of my family are Conservative and the other half are Liberals  Roon   Nov-28-08 10:39 PM   #91 
  - Why try to start a debate at all with the conservatives in your family?  Beacool   Nov-28-08 10:50 PM   #94 
     - My family is very politically aware  Roon   Nov-29-08 12:38 AM   #97 
        - I know, but in these tough times family and friends is all we got.  Beacool   Nov-30-08 11:16 AM   #129 
  - It sounds like you enjoyed it.  pengillian101   Nov-28-08 10:49 PM   #93 
  - Too late to rec, but here's a kick. Same same at my brother's home with our whole family  bertman   Nov-28-08 11:01 PM   #95 
  - As I knew  aNHite   Nov-28-08 11:05 PM   #96 
  - Good to hear that I am not the only one,  ClayZ   Nov-29-08 02:05 AM   #98 
  - There's such a big-ass smile on my face...  knixphan   Nov-29-08 02:44 AM   #100 
  - Brings back memories  davidthegnome   Nov-29-08 04:27 AM   #102 
  - Good job  LatteLibertine   Nov-29-08 04:32 AM   #103 
  - Not that it would not feel sweet.........and I understand your anger......  Lost River Ledger   Nov-29-08 06:18 AM   #104 
  - Not everything that is necessary...  snake in the grass   Nov-29-08 10:52 AM   #113 
     - There was no harm done in giving her the slap-down she deserved.  pengillian101   Nov-29-08 08:11 PM   #126 
     - Whether she is mentally challenged or not...  snake in the grass   Nov-30-08 12:01 PM   #131 
        - The problem is your assumption that she is mentally challenged because  Mass   Dec-02-08 10:32 AM   #136 
     - I think you proved my point.  Lost River Ledger   Nov-30-08 06:28 AM   #128 
        - I could live with that.  snake in the grass   Nov-30-08 11:56 AM   #130 
           - Why do you feel the need to do something TO them rather than FOR them?  Lost River Ledger   Nov-30-08 02:01 PM   #132 
              - I do it because I am a pessimist.  snake in the grass   Dec-02-08 10:24 AM   #135 
  - Kneecapped!! I love it  Gman   Nov-29-08 07:42 AM   #105 
  - For all of us who have had to deal with "family values" like hers  sunnybrook   Nov-29-08 08:43 AM   #106 
  - Thanksgiving dinner this year  Iwillnevergiveup   Nov-29-08 09:41 AM   #109 
  - 3 cheers!  Locrian   Nov-29-08 10:05 AM   #110 
  - I have yet to do that with the Right (i.e., Wrong) members of my family, but I should.  codjh9   Nov-29-08 10:22 AM   #111 
  - I can relate...  Retribution45   Nov-29-08 10:44 AM   #112 
  - Cartoon world posts have to end  jeanmarc   Nov-29-08 11:23 AM   #114 
  - Your post makes no sense n/t  spiritual_gunfighter   Nov-29-08 12:59 PM   #117 
  - Thanks for some sense!  pengillian101   Nov-29-08 07:53 PM   #125 
  - BEAUTIFUL....WELL DONE SIR! CHINACO ANEJO OLE'  blackbart99   Nov-29-08 12:59 PM   #116 
  - Let 'em have it!  RoccoR5955   Nov-29-08 02:09 PM   #119 
  - GOOD ! That's how to smack down a rotten HYPOCRITE RePUKElican ! Keep it up !!  RBInMaine   Nov-29-08 02:16 PM   #120 
  - I refuse to be around people who use words like n*****  Skittles   Nov-29-08 02:42 PM   #121 
  - Great Xmas Gift idea for your relatives:  kenny blankenship   Nov-30-08 02:15 PM   #133 
  - If's that's snapping, feel free to do it more often.  qwlauren35   Nov-30-08 02:50 PM   #134 
 

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