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33. The death of Jim Crow has been greatly exaggerated. He is alive and thriving thanks to Republicans.
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  -Why does the right wing have a fetish for ACORN? Politics_Guy25  Oct-03-09 09:46 PM   #0 
  - Maybe they're squirrels or another rodent that likes acorns  Sanity Claws   Oct-03-09 09:47 PM   #1 
  - They register poor and minority people to vote most of whom register as Democrats  Tony_FLADEM   Oct-03-09 09:47 PM   #2 
  - plus they got the minimum wage increased and help the poor  Lorien   Oct-03-09 09:51 PM   #5 
  - Right and I hope it turns around and brings down the military industrial complex with it  TheKentuckian   Oct-03-09 10:29 PM   #14 
  - That's what I was afraid of!  Politics_Guy25   Oct-03-09 09:53 PM   #7 
  - Well, the "funding cutoff" = something like 3% of ACORN's revenue  bunkerbuster1   Oct-03-09 09:55 PM   #10 
     - I heard on NPR Friday  creeksneakers2   Oct-04-09 10:05 AM   #34 
        - Never trust NPR  Enthusiast   Oct-04-09 03:47 PM   #42 
  - AND THAT IS WHY I WILL PERSONALLY GO OUT AND DO THE SAME  HowHasItComeToThis   Oct-04-09 01:47 AM   #19 
  - They are fucking crazy. Riding the fucking crazy train all the way to looney land. Nuff said.  RBInMaine   Oct-03-09 09:49 PM   #3 
  - AND THEY ARE DANGEROUS TO OUR DEMOCRACY  HowHasItComeToThis   Oct-04-09 01:49 AM   #20 
  - Honestly, it's mainly because much of their work involves helping minorities in their communities,  Mayberry Machiavelli   Oct-03-09 09:50 PM   #4 
  - Hit the nail on the head. The rightwing's nature is to keep minorities down so they can thrive.  InAbLuEsTaTe   Oct-04-09 08:38 AM   #29 
  - The GOP's plan - which they really worked on the last 8 years  TlalocW   Oct-03-09 09:52 PM   #6 
  - Mostly it's a boogyman, but there's some reason for their terror.  bunkerbuster1   Oct-03-09 09:53 PM   #8 
  - But Pelosi and Reid say "who cares" to all of that  Politics_Guy25   Oct-03-09 09:56 PM   #11 
  - The Soviet Union is dead...  Jeff In Milwaukee   Oct-03-09 09:53 PM   #9 
  - Hasn't stopped them much though.  HughBeaumont   Oct-04-09 02:51 PM   #39 
     - Part of their retro-charm...  Jeff In Milwaukee   Oct-05-09 09:14 AM   #53 
  - Because it's easy for their freakin idiots to remember  HelenWheels   Oct-03-09 09:56 PM   #12 
  - yeah, but it's hard to spell with 5 chars and such. Really, most wingers don't even know  thunder rising   Oct-03-09 11:27 PM   #18 
  - Because if they in any way seem liberal...  Beartracks   Oct-03-09 10:03 PM   #13 
  - They need to win something about the 2008 Election  CatholicEdHead   Oct-03-09 10:40 PM   #15 
  - Because to them, Acorn = Obama.  Avalux   Oct-03-09 10:50 PM   #16 
  - Because  iceman66   Oct-03-09 11:10 PM   #17 
  - WHO IS UN-RECING THIS THREAD ???????????  HowHasItComeToThis   Oct-04-09 01:52 AM   #22 
     - should be obvious.  Lerkfish   Oct-04-09 06:25 AM   #26 
     - Capslock....  JTFrog   Oct-05-09 04:40 AM   #50 
  - Because Acorn makes democracy work....  Helga Scow Stern   Oct-04-09 01:51 AM   #21 
  - Acorns look like cute little penises  Cronus Protagonist   Oct-04-09 02:35 AM   #23 
  - See if you can find Rachel Maddows shows from last week.  annabanana   Oct-04-09 06:01 AM   #24 
  - reps: "I SEE BLACK PEOPLE"  Lerkfish   Oct-04-09 06:24 AM   #25 
  - Too true  Alcibiades   Oct-04-09 10:07 AM   #35 
  - A friend of mine is the Director of our local ACORN...  CBR   Oct-04-09 06:58 AM   #27 
  - Misdirection play by big boys away from true voter fraud  elias7   Oct-04-09 07:27 AM   #28 
  - They are an easy target.  hileeopnyn8d   Oct-04-09 09:17 AM   #30 
  - That's an interesting post  creeksneakers2   Oct-04-09 10:11 AM   #36 
  - You're welcome, and  hileeopnyn8d   Oct-04-09 02:46 PM   #38 
  - Excellent Post  GirlAfire   Oct-04-09 03:28 PM   #40 
  - FAUX NOISE  90-percent   Oct-04-09 09:59 AM   #31 
  - Because a community organizer is making them look bad. They blame Obama for every  madmom   Oct-04-09 09:59 AM   #32 
  - The death of Jim Crow has been greatly exaggerated. He is alive and thriving thanks to Republicans.  olegramps   Oct-04-09 10:02 AM   #33 
  - Acorn  wildflowergardener   Oct-04-09 10:12 AM   #37 
  - Really, the more ignorant  Enthusiast   Oct-04-09 03:59 PM   #43 
  - The only possible way  Enthusiast   Oct-04-09 03:44 PM   #41 
  - ACORN helps "the wrong element" vote.  Orsino   Oct-04-09 06:36 PM   #44 
  - Racism. Classism, Hatred and Fear of Minority Voters.  freddie mertz   Oct-04-09 07:05 PM   #45 
  - Because they register people to vote ... the kind of  Raine   Oct-04-09 07:38 PM   #46 
  - If you think about what the people at ACORN do it is not a surprise  Kdillard   Oct-05-09 12:32 AM   #47 
  - We need to go to the bat for ACORN  Politics_Guy25   Oct-05-09 01:00 AM   #48 
  - ACORN=Other people.  boppers   Oct-05-09 03:28 AM   #49 
  - ACORN is another redmeat codeword for their dittohead fans  Skittles   Oct-05-09 04:52 AM   #51 
  - The ground game. ACORN (and Dems) beat them on the GROUND and they can't stand it. nt  LaydeeBug   Oct-05-09 06:49 AM   #52 
 

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