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countryjake Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Mar-29-06 12:35 PM
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102. Thank you!
I was beginning to think I'd landed on a board crawling with aliens!
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  -Mexican flags are so scary! bunkerbuster1  Mar-29-06 08:34 AM   #0 
  - you musn't interrupt americans getting a boner  xchrom   Mar-29-06 08:36 AM   #1 
  - I'm just astonished at how many are happy to parrot RW drivel.  bunkerbuster1   Mar-29-06 08:40 AM   #2 
     - several of us are astonished -- sort of.  xchrom   Mar-29-06 08:45 AM   #6 
     - sexism, homophobia, blood lust...  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 08:49 AM   #9 
        - lol --damn -- that sounds like a party for some!  xchrom   Mar-29-06 08:54 AM   #12 
           - I know!  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 08:56 AM   #13 
     - Yup, DU has been a scary place the last few days -- and I'm serious  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 08:48 AM   #8 
     - Word.  neebob   Mar-29-06 09:01 AM   #19 
        - It's as bad as after the 2004 election, and people were throwing gay right  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 09:04 AM   #20 
  - Yes, it's hard to avoid feeling like DU is getting psy-op'd or  lectrobyte   Mar-29-06 08:42 AM   #3 
  - Invasion is what it feels like  dogday   Mar-29-06 08:43 AM   #5 
  - No, it's how people really are  Marie26   Mar-29-06 08:58 AM   #15 
     - I know -- discouraging and often disgusting...  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 09:04 AM   #21 
        - It's depressing  Marie26   Mar-29-06 09:07 AM   #24 
  - Since when did we become so protest politically correct??? nt  dogday   Mar-29-06 08:42 AM   #4 
  - I know -- like, they shouldn't do things we or others do, because  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 08:50 AM   #10 
     - There are several people that are trying  dogday   Mar-29-06 09:00 AM   #16 
        - Yep. It's like they're on a mission. n/t  sfexpat2000   Mar-29-06 09:01 AM   #18 
           - heh.  bunkerbuster1   Mar-29-06 09:07 AM   #23 
              - My teach got upset when I made my sugar cube mission  sfexpat2000   Mar-29-06 09:09 AM   #25 
  - amazing isn't it?  Solly Mack   Mar-29-06 08:47 AM   #7 
  - those fuckin mesicans are ruinin' everything  400Years   Mar-29-06 08:52 AM   #11 
  - lol -- soo lazy.  xchrom   Mar-29-06 08:56 AM   #14 
     - And, the ladies on our custodial staff actually took a break yesterday  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 09:06 AM   #22 
        - Being here in Texas, you would be amazed  Ishoutandscream2   Mar-29-06 09:12 AM   #31 
        - I said that on purpose, because my SO's redneck relatives in NC  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 09:18 AM   #35 
        - Oh, yes, I knew where you were coming from  Ishoutandscream2   Mar-29-06 09:22 AM   #43 
           - I speak Amurikin  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 09:25 AM   #45 
        - And YOU would be completely, totally INCORRECT.  Karenina   Mar-29-06 09:34 AM   #50 
        - The Spanish Mexicans speak is different from the Spanish  sfexpat2000   Mar-29-06 09:44 AM   #57 
        - Mexican is not a language  Marie26   Mar-29-06 09:57 AM   #64 
           - Estamos en acuerdo.  sfexpat2000   Mar-29-06 10:00 AM   #66 
              - Muy bien!  Marie26   Mar-29-06 10:03 AM   #67 
                 - Aren't there Native Indian languages  Karenina   Mar-29-06 10:42 AM   #70 
                    - Indigenous languages  Marie26   Mar-29-06 11:08 AM   #74 
        - That's not what they meant  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 09:45 AM   #59 
           - Exactly what I meant.  Ishoutandscream2   Mar-29-06 09:53 AM   #61 
              - AHHHH!!! Your regional code  Karenina   Mar-29-06 10:29 AM   #69 
              - Yes, I guess I could have written a better statement  Ishoutandscream2   Mar-29-06 11:07 AM   #73 
              - We're agreeing on the same thing...  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 11:44 AM   #87 
        - I have lived in Texas most of my life  dogday   Mar-29-06 10:45 AM   #71 
           - Wow, I guess I must have really touched some nerves, here  Ishoutandscream2   Mar-29-06 11:04 AM   #72 
              - I don't have any nerves only opinions and  dogday   Mar-29-06 11:09 AM   #75 
        - gasp! and who designs those uniforms?!?!  xchrom   Mar-29-06 09:14 AM   #32 
  - The ironic thing is Mexican culture is about the sweetest to strangers  sfexpat2000   Mar-29-06 09:00 AM   #17 
  - Interesting. I didn't know that. In other words, to be sure of getting  NCevilDUer   Mar-29-06 09:09 AM   #26 
  - I walked around Ensenada all afternoon once because I didn't  sfexpat2000   Mar-29-06 09:11 AM   # 
     - I met the cutest little boy at a racetrack  Horse with no Name   Mar-29-06 09:31 AM   #47 
        - That's hilarious. An entrepreneur!  sfexpat2000   Mar-29-06 09:37 AM   #52 
  - That is so true!  Beausoir   Mar-29-06 09:10 AM   #27 
  - I am visiting Mexico for the first time in my life next week  Clark2008   Mar-29-06 11:56 AM   #96 
  - It really is  Marie26   Mar-29-06 09:11 AM   #28 
  - I think this thread should be shut down.  cali   Mar-29-06 09:11 AM   #29 
  - Thank you for weighing in, cali. n/t  sfexpat2000   Mar-29-06 09:12 AM   #30 
  - It probably is flame-bait.  Marie26   Mar-29-06 09:19 AM   #36 
  - Some of the posters are being racists -- that;'s a legitimate beef  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 09:22 AM   #40 
  - We almost need a little pro-immigration forum, huh?  Marie26   Mar-29-06 09:32 AM   #48 
     - I think we do -- or at least a thread!  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 09:44 AM   #56 
  - Threads doing nothing but conflating racism with the debate are wrong.  Inland   Mar-29-06 11:15 AM   #77 
     - There is a good deal of racism involved in this "debate"  sfexpat2000   Mar-29-06 11:46 AM   #89 
        - And yet, conflating a position with racism is wrong.  Inland   Mar-29-06 11:55 AM   #95 
           - Unless the position itself is racist. I don't think we know how  sfexpat2000   Mar-29-06 12:08 PM   #100 
              - I dont' see anything "don't know" about, say, the first 24 posts.  Inland   Mar-29-06 12:19 PM   #101 
                 - Well, people post for all kinds of reasons. It would be a good  sfexpat2000   Mar-29-06 12:36 PM   #103 
  - Amen. I considered it nothing more than pride of heritage.  Neil Lisst   Mar-29-06 09:16 AM   #33 
  - That was pretty impressive, wasn't it?  sfexpat2000   Mar-29-06 09:22 AM   #42 
     - Yes, it was.  Neil Lisst   Mar-29-06 09:55 AM   #63 
  - your title alone dismisses any validity to this issue, and is childish  seabeyond   Mar-29-06 09:16 AM   #34 
  - Thank you for weighing in too, seabeyond. n/t  sfexpat2000   Mar-29-06 09:20 AM   #38 
  - Actually a great deal of thought went into this thread.  bunkerbuster1   Mar-29-06 10:05 AM   #68 
  - I agree with you on all counts  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 11:46 AM   #88 
  - Is not! Is not! Is not! Childish, that is. The thread title is hilarious  Neil Lisst   Mar-29-06 11:49 AM   #92 
  - No, it's just disrespecful.  CanonRay   Mar-29-06 09:20 AM   #37 
  - I think we've got ourselves a convoy. n/t  sfexpat2000   Mar-29-06 09:21 AM   #39 
  - No, it is not disrespect  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 09:24 AM   #44 
     - Flying the Mexican flag over the US flag IS disrespectful  CanonRay   Mar-29-06 09:34 AM   #49 
     - If Michelle has anything new for us, I hope you let us know.  sfexpat2000   Mar-29-06 09:36 AM   #51 
     - Who's Michelle?  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 09:43 AM   #55 
        - The nice lady who put the pictures of teenagers  sfexpat2000   Mar-29-06 09:45 AM   #58 
           - Ah! Hehehehehhe... nice lady....  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 09:46 AM   #60 
     - Nice snotty reply -- I have a question for YOU  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 09:43 AM   #54 
     - Flying the Mexican flag above an inverted US flag is disrespectful.  NCevilDUer   Mar-29-06 09:54 AM   #62 
     - What part of HUMAN BEING don't YOU understand? Stop calling people aliens  Beausoir   Mar-29-06 11:17 AM   #78 
     - Other protests don't claim a desire to become Americans.  Inland   Mar-29-06 11:20 AM   #79 
        - You think all the people on March 17 are citizens?  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 11:49 AM   #91 
           - It's not a march over immigration, is it?  Inland   Mar-29-06 12:07 PM   #99 
  - Mexican flag is scary? ha! us lieberals in new england have to put up with  m_welby   Mar-29-06 09:22 AM   #41 
  - And, do you know what I saw some doing the other weekend???  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 09:29 AM   #46 
  - You forgot the Brazilians and the Haitians!  AllieB   Mar-29-06 09:58 AM   #65 
  - Wow.  sadiesworld   Mar-29-06 09:38 AM   #53 
  - They ain't scary. But then again, they ain't mine or yours, either.  Inland   Mar-29-06 11:13 AM   #76 
  - I believe the message is, "proposed legislation sucks ass."  bunkerbuster1   Mar-29-06 11:24 AM   #80 
  - And the Mexican flag stands for good legislation?  Inland   Mar-29-06 11:30 AM   #81 
     - Here's what the Mexican flags stand for:  bunkerbuster1   Mar-29-06 11:33 AM   #82 
        - Yeah, I guess if you ask....and get two answers.....  Inland   Mar-29-06 11:42 AM   #84 
        - That's what I've been saying in post after post  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 11:43 AM   #85 
        - No, it's not "just like."  Inland   Mar-29-06 11:51 AM   #93 
        - dupe  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 11:44 AM   #86 
  - Gosh, better tell those Irish-Americans that then, etc., etc., etc.  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 11:40 AM   #83 
     - America is xenophobic and racist, now?  Inland   Mar-29-06 11:47 AM   #90 
        - WTF are you talking about?  LostinVA   Mar-29-06 11:53 AM   #94 
           - dupe  Inland   Mar-29-06 11:59 AM   #97 
           - Wow, you're really a demogogue. How shameful.  Inland   Mar-29-06 11:59 AM   #98 
  - Thank you!  countryjake   Mar-29-06 12:35 PM   #102 
  - Locking  LeftCoast   Mar-29-06 12:42 PM   #104 
 

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