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no_hypocrisy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-10-06 03:15 PM
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  -At what age is RAPE acceptable???? stop the bleeding  Jul-10-06 02:25 PM   #0 
  - I guess I'm getting pretty cynical.  Bornaginhooligan   Jul-10-06 02:27 PM   #1 
  - Yes. And not to mention murder of an entire family in addition.  ladjf   Jul-10-06 02:28 PM   #2 
  - Rape is as American as apple pie. (eom)  coalition_unwilling   Jul-10-06 02:51 PM   #22 
  - Did I miss something?  Behind the Aegis   Jul-10-06 02:29 PM   #3 
  - It's a lot like shooting game, you know.  China_cat   Jul-10-06 02:49 PM   #21 
  - Those sending the message know the audience  BOSSHOG   Jul-10-06 02:29 PM   #4 
  - Conservatives don't care about the 15 year old getting raped...  Bornaginhooligan   Jul-10-06 02:34 PM   #6 
  - to a conservative, a 20-year old is 'asking for it'  arcane1   Jul-10-06 02:44 PM   #15 
  - Most "conservatives" (the current RW eveangelical kooks) hate  coalition_unwilling   Jul-10-06 02:53 PM   #24 
  - At what age is murder acceptable, or any crime of violence? NT  MADem   Jul-10-06 02:32 PM   #5 
  - Military and Media lied to manipulate the situation.  uppityperson   Jul-10-06 02:34 PM   #7 
  - The fact is that we live in a world, both conservative and progressive,  lukasahero   Jul-10-06 02:35 PM   #8 
  - I think that's true of other crimes as well  fishwax   Jul-10-06 02:48 PM   #18 
  - Rape is never acceptable. It is always wrong.  sallyseven   Jul-10-06 02:36 PM   #9 
  - It depends if it took place in the country or in a city. Deuteronomy  IanDB1   Jul-10-06 02:44 PM   #14 
     - You know, we do treat rape as sui generis, especially evil,  patcox2   Jul-10-06 02:54 PM   #25 
  - We make this distinction all the time  dsc   Jul-10-06 02:37 PM   #10 
  - dsc, I think your response is the most reasoned...  truth2power   Jul-10-06 04:14 PM   #39 
  - Rape isn't acceptable.  porphyrian   Jul-10-06 02:39 PM   #11 
  - The fact that it's a child is more emotionally charged...  rucky   Jul-10-06 02:42 PM   #12 
  - It appears the media called her a woman at first  LittleClarkie   Jul-10-06 10:37 PM   #56 
  - It probably doesn't evne matter to the rapist nt  TomClash   Jul-10-06 02:43 PM   #13 
  - Did someone say that rape was ever acceptable?  Blue-Jay   Jul-10-06 02:44 PM   #16 
  - best response yet, thank you bluejay  uppityperson   Jul-10-06 02:46 PM   #17 
  - Exactly, no one ever said that. nt  janesez   Jul-10-06 02:48 PM   # 
  - Yeah the media  stop the bleeding   Jul-10-06 03:05 PM   #27 
     - OK, then.  Blue-Jay   Jul-10-06 03:11 PM   #28 
        - it is implied n/t  stop the bleeding   Jul-10-06 03:15 PM   #30 
           - lots of things may be implied.  kapkao   Jul-10-06 09:02 PM   #52 
           - That's your interpretation.  rman   Jul-11-06 05:28 AM   #72 
  - Calm down there, oh easily angered one.  patcox2   Jul-10-06 02:48 PM   #19 
  - Rape is always wrong, never acceptable, however the question should be  Uncle Joe   Jul-10-06 02:48 PM   #20 
  - Last night on my local news  Orangeone   Jul-10-06 08:03 PM   #44 
  - It's NOT the age itself that is important because a crime is a crime but  Skidmore   Jul-10-06 02:53 PM   #23 
  - I share your anger, and wondered when *someone* would pick up on this!  bobbolink   Jul-10-06 03:01 PM   #26 
  - ......  no_hypocrisy   Jul-10-06 03:15 PM   #29 
  - There's a certain type of rape apologist who believes that rape is  Lydia Leftcoast   Jul-10-06 03:19 PM   #31 
  - Yep - the same kind of mentality results in little or no attention to  Biernuts   Jul-11-06 07:57 PM   #80 
  - The implied strawman argument was tedious the 100th  igil   Jul-10-06 03:21 PM   #32 
  - wait a sec...  lies and propaganda   Jul-10-06 03:24 PM   #33 
  - We recognize fault of the underlying circumstances of early death  heidler1   Jul-10-06 03:29 PM   #34 
  - The attitude used to be -- if it is female -- then she is asking for it  DELUSIONAL   Jul-10-06 03:32 PM   #35 
  - 60 years ago?  China_cat   Jul-10-06 07:27 PM   #40 
     - You're right -- it still happens  DELUSIONAL   Jul-10-06 10:46 PM   #58 
  - Never.  lectrobyte   Jul-10-06 03:36 PM   #36 
  - (Short Circuit) When ANY sexual relations with a "minor" is called rape  TahitiNut   Jul-10-06 03:37 PM   #37 
  - Dammit, this knave stole my point about legal age statute! Rawr. >:) (nt)  kapkao   Jul-10-06 08:30 PM   #46 
  - Your arguments sound so clinical and detached  omega minimo   Jul-10-06 09:10 PM   #53 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-10-06 10:34 PM   #55 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-10-06 11:21 PM   #60 
     - Absolutely hideous. DU why won't you STAND UP TO THIS SHIT?  omega minimo   Jul-11-06 12:35 AM   #65 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-11-06 06:21 AM   #74 
     - It's a myth that emotion cannot exist in the presence of reason ...  TahitiNut   Jul-10-06 11:15 PM   #59 
        - "Clinical and detached" is not = "reason"  omega minimo   Jul-10-06 11:26 PM   #61 
           - I see. So, "clinical and detached" is = "get(ting) off" (per you)??  TahitiNut   Jul-10-06 11:31 PM   #62 
              - No, you are picking up a reply specific to the other poster, not your post  omega minimo   Jul-10-06 11:36 PM   #63 
  - Don't tell me; let me guess  Ringo84   Jul-10-06 03:48 PM   #38 
  - Implying a grey area?  Threedifferentones   Jul-10-06 07:56 PM   #41 
  - WHAT?  sparosnare   Jul-10-06 07:59 PM   #42 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-10-06 08:01 PM   #43 
  - How is that even funny to you? It's disgusting.  LostinVA   Jul-11-06 06:40 AM   #75 
  - to answer an already rhetorical Q- ages10-25, according to the stat's.  kapkao   Jul-10-06 08:28 PM   #45 
  - of course the age is an issue  Cocoa   Jul-10-06 08:30 PM   #47 
  - So If She Was 15 Instead of 14.....  Southpawkicker   Jul-10-06 08:35 PM   #48 
     - age makes a difference in rape doesn't it?  Cocoa   Jul-10-06 08:40 PM   #49 
     - That Depends On Local Laws  Southpawkicker   Jul-11-06 07:02 PM   #78 
     - no one is saying THAT  uppityperson   Jul-10-06 08:46 PM   #50 
     - this is getting fucking redundant...  kapkao   Jul-10-06 09:28 PM   #54 
  - Rape is not acceptable  alyce douglas   Jul-10-06 08:47 PM   #51 
  - i hate to bring race, ethnicity, etc into this  JI7   Jul-10-06 10:43 PM   #57 
  - Rape is NEVER acceptable  aint_no_life_nowhere   Jul-11-06 12:22 AM   #64 
  - Rape isn't acceptable at any age. (n/t)  foreigncorrespondent   Jul-11-06 01:33 AM   #66 
  - none  genieroze   Jul-11-06 01:39 AM   #67 
  - What makes you think age has anything to do with acceptability?  rman   Jul-11-06 02:58 AM   #68 
  - Age 152  donheld   Jul-11-06 03:39 AM   #69 
  - Bush vs Gore Supreme Court decision was rape  B Calm   Jul-11-06 04:51 AM   #70 
  - Remember the rapists telling us to get over it!  B Calm   Jul-11-06 04:54 AM   #71 
  - No, that wasn't rape... it was political and legal evilness  LostinVA   Jul-11-06 06:43 AM   #77 
  - I can't either..  sendero   Jul-11-06 05:44 AM   #73 
  - All rape is terrible, but I admit that rape of a child bothers me more. nt  KyuzoGator   Jul-11-06 06:42 AM   #76 
  - I don't think it's that they mean it is "acceptable" so much as that  treestar   Jul-11-06 07:28 PM   #79 
 

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