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John Q. Citizen Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jan-14-09 10:57 PM
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19. It was determined that whining is intonation and text has no intonation, so the whining is inside
your head.

It's not a function of the OP but rather of you.

So why do hear with your eyes. Confused?
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  -Obama said "Our homeland." aquart  Jan-14-09 10:10 PM   #0 
  - You can sign me on to that one  peacetrain   Jan-14-09 10:12 PM   #1 
  - Homeland is a propaganda meme.  John Q. Citizen   Jan-14-09 10:13 PM   #2 
  - And it's reminiscent of the Nazis.  ananda   Jan-14-09 10:44 PM   #16 
  - First thing, right off the bat. Better to just call it "The Empire" and be flat out honest.  John Q. Citizen   Jan-14-09 10:53 PM   #18 
  - yes it is!  bambino   Jan-15-09 12:50 PM   #46 
  - That would be Fatherland... not homeland.  Mudoria   Jan-15-09 05:37 PM   #59 
  - One of us could put  Mojorabbit   Jan-14-09 10:58 PM   #20 
     - I've never made a petition or a poll but I'd follow the link to that.  aquart   Jan-15-09 12:49 AM   #28 
  - "Bush cootie"  JoeIsOneOfUs   Jan-14-09 10:14 PM   #3 
  - I would sign that.  jaredh   Jan-14-09 10:15 PM   #4 
  - Ditto.  emilyg   Jan-14-09 11:49 PM   #26 
  - reminds me of Africa  marimour   Jan-15-09 02:23 PM   #52 
     - That's what I thought of too.  blueladybird   Jan-15-09 04:11 PM   #54 
  - Delete.  jaredh   Jan-14-09 10:15 PM   #5 
  - count me in  az chela   Jan-14-09 10:16 PM   #6 
  - I like "our motherland" better  texastoast   Jan-14-09 10:17 PM   #7 
  - Mat' SHA? Like Mat' Rossii? Mother United States just doesn't  JenniferZ   Jan-15-09 10:02 AM   #32 
  - Bush cootie....love it!  Digit   Jan-14-09 10:19 PM   #8 
  - zOMG!  JVS   Jan-14-09 10:24 PM   #9 
  - Well then, tell him to knock it off.  IsItJustMe   Jan-14-09 10:25 PM   #10 
  - How about WRITE to him???  elleng   Jan-14-09 10:33 PM   #11 
  - But a worthless e-petition is so much more betterer!  Posteritatis   Jan-15-09 12:56 PM   #48 
  - He's too young to know the horrors the term brings to mind,  watrwefitinfor   Jan-14-09 10:40 PM   #12 
  - I guess I am too...  Truth Hurts A Lot   Jan-15-09 10:55 AM   #34 
  - I'm a less than a year older than Obama and it brings horror to my mind-so he should know better.  TheGoldenRule   Jan-15-09 11:32 AM   #35 
  - I think Obama is aware of the old news reels  Jake3463   Jan-15-09 12:12 PM   #41 
  - Well, that's it then  HughMoran   Jan-14-09 10:41 PM   #13 
  - LOL Good One!  Solomon   Jan-15-09 10:46 AM   #33 
  - Bush cooties are hard to get rid of. They cling on for weeks  Jennicut   Jan-14-09 10:42 PM   #14 
  - That term is just flat out embarrassing  leftstreet   Jan-14-09 10:44 PM   #15 
  - Wow you guys are whiners. (Sorry... DISSENTERS is what you prefer, right?)  jackpan1260   Jan-14-09 10:46 PM   #17 
  - It was determined that whining is intonation and text has no intonation, so the whining is inside  John Q. Citizen   Jan-14-09 10:57 PM   #19 
  - What part of Germany did you grow up in?  ruggerson   Jan-14-09 10:59 PM   #22 
  - Great leap.  Jake3463   Jan-15-09 12:10 PM   #40 
  - why would you use Homeland ?  annm4peace   Jan-14-09 11:41 PM   #25 
  - Because in many parts of the country IT'S A COMMON PHRASE.  Veganistan   Jan-16-09 12:00 AM   #67 
  - Hardest thing about organizing liberals  Jake3463   Jan-15-09 12:09 PM   #39 
  - make the petition, I will sign.  quakerboy   Jan-14-09 10:58 PM   #21 
  - Without seeing the context, I'll choose not to be concerned.  NYC_SKP   Jan-14-09 11:02 PM   #23 
  - Dangerous reference.....  defendandprotect   Jan-14-09 11:12 PM   #24 
  - When I first heard talk of the "homeland"  dancingAlone   Jan-15-09 12:04 AM   #27 
  - I'll give him a pass unless he keeps it up  treestar   Jan-15-09 08:49 AM   #29 
  - Count me in - "homeland" is a no-go for me (nt)  sampsonblk   Jan-15-09 09:03 AM   #30 
  - I despise that term on so many levels.  tomg   Jan-15-09 09:51 AM   #31 
  - This was our Homeland long before Bush appropriated the term.  SidneyCarton   Jan-15-09 11:33 AM   #36 
  - I imagine that soon we'll have an extensive list...  LanternWaste   Jan-15-09 12:03 PM   #37 
  - I think there are more important things right now than word choice  Jake3463   Jan-15-09 12:07 PM   #38 
  - Wish he hadn't. I'd prefer our national dialog not continue to be directed to the LCD. nt  glitch   Jan-15-09 12:12 PM   #42 
  - Jeez, people, Germany is the FATHERLAND  NoPasaran   Jan-15-09 12:30 PM   #43 
  - Shh  Jake3463   Jan-15-09 12:38 PM   #44 
  - Can't have knee-jerk without a jerk, after all  Dreamer Tatum   Jan-15-09 10:24 PM   #64 
  - And don't forget about Auntie Curaao  prodn2000   Jan-15-09 02:18 PM   #50 
  - I thought that  dancingAlone   Jan-15-09 05:17 PM   #55 
  - The point is the Fascist STYLING of the nomenclature.  WinkyDink   Jan-15-09 05:24 PM   #57 
  - A word????  Rebubula   Jan-15-09 12:47 PM   #45 
  - country will do nicely or American, America, US.  bambino   Jan-15-09 12:52 PM   #47 
  - Probably picked it up hanging out with Kristol the other night  RamboLiberal   Jan-15-09 01:00 PM   #49 
  - that bastard  crimsonblue   Jan-15-09 02:19 PM   #51 
  - he must be hanging around with Gary Hart  onenote   Jan-15-09 04:04 PM   #53 
  - NOOOOO!!!!!  ddeclue   Jan-15-09 05:23 PM   #56 
  - I would be glad to sign.  Jesuswasntafascist   Jan-15-09 05:25 PM   #58 
  - If you want...  awoke_in_2003   Jan-15-09 05:42 PM   #60 
  - We need a link, I can't find anything on there.  harun   Jan-15-09 07:27 PM   #61 
     - Here is a few to get you started...  awoke_in_2003   Jan-15-09 10:10 PM   #62 
  - One of our organic farmers  zidzi   Jan-15-09 10:17 PM   #63 
  - At first, I thought you were serious!  NYC_SKP   Jan-15-09 10:28 PM   #65 
  - He needs to wrap that one up with terrorist and shitcan them both.  bonito   Jan-15-09 10:41 PM   #66 
  - This is our home, this is our land: This Land Is Your Land  bridgit   Jan-16-09 12:06 AM   #68 
  - Someone actually cares about this?  mwei924   Jan-16-09 12:09 AM   #69 
 

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