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29. Ms. Bannerman hit a nerve, huh?
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  -Grow Up, America. babylonsister  Aug-11-07 07:53 PM   #0 
  - so helpful...  stillcool47   Aug-11-07 08:03 PM   #1 
  - No, she's an angry young woman trying to wake people up; that's  babylonsister   Aug-11-07 08:12 PM   #2 
     - I understand the anger..  stillcool47   Aug-11-07 08:45 PM   #7 
        - She's been doing it for awhile and is heard:  babylonsister   Aug-11-07 09:55 PM   #9 
        - well...I guess if she...  stillcool47   Aug-11-07 10:19 PM   #15 
        - You just proved her point if ordinary people being ordinary  treestar   Aug-11-07 10:45 PM   #22 
           - in my case ....  stillcool47   Aug-11-07 11:44 PM   #30 
        - self delete  NotGivingUp   Aug-12-07 09:14 PM   #53 
        - If you don't understand the point in calling someone out on their apathy  nosmokes   Aug-12-07 03:44 PM   #35 
           - Perhaps you are right...  stillcool47   Aug-12-07 05:54 PM   #38 
  - "...put away childish things". K & R  BleedingHeartPatriot   Aug-11-07 08:21 PM   #3 
  - Recommended.  Snicker-snack   Aug-11-07 08:23 PM   #4 
  - Excellent!  Sarah Ibarruri   Aug-11-07 08:31 PM   #5 
  - Rec'd, you hit the nail on the head with this one  Middle finga   Aug-11-07 08:32 PM   #6 
  - One way the World could get "us" to comply with the kinds of changes  patrice   Aug-11-07 09:39 PM   #8 
  - Yes the American economy should be destroyed  sanskritwarrior   Aug-11-07 09:59 PM   #11 
     - Why do you think our economy should be destroyed?  patrice   Aug-11-07 10:12 PM   #14 
        - I was being sarcastic  sanskritwarrior   Aug-11-07 10:39 PM   #19 
           - I seems to me that you said that I was saying that our economy  patrice   Aug-11-07 10:43 PM   #20 
           - Okay, I will admit that the article reads like something one of  patrice   Aug-11-07 10:57 PM   #24 
              - Sounds like you either had very bright students or insulting. She also  babylonsister   Aug-11-07 11:28 PM   #28 
  - How special  sanskritwarrior   Aug-11-07 09:57 PM   #10 
  - Sorry, but her opinion is as valid as yours. nt  babylonsister   Aug-11-07 10:00 PM   #12 
  - Never said it wasn't as valid  sanskritwarrior   Aug-11-07 10:06 PM   #13 
     - You have the absolute right to disagree, and good for you, But I don't  babylonsister   Aug-11-07 10:25 PM   #17 
     - Ms. Bannerman hit a nerve, huh?  spenbax   Aug-11-07 11:31 PM   #29 
        - Sure looks that way.  I Have A Dream   Aug-12-07 08:08 PM   #50 
           - I'm being polite  sanskritwarrior   Aug-12-07 09:39 PM   #55 
  - Hmm, you don't like pedantic lectures by uptight assholes...  Hissyspit   Aug-12-07 01:10 AM   #31 
  - Zing! nt  babylonsister   Aug-12-07 01:19 AM   #33 
  - Your ranting is EXACTLY proving the author's point.  southerncrone   Aug-12-07 04:38 PM   #36 
  - She is telling you how to live. And she's right. Grow up. (nm)  lynyrd_skynyrd   Aug-12-07 06:03 PM   #40 
  - These screeds are so predictable.  antfarm   Aug-11-07 10:23 PM   #16 
  - She does use first person plural pronouns without qualifications  patrice   Aug-11-07 10:38 PM   #18 
  - We read different articles because I don't know what you're talking about. nt  babylonsister   Aug-11-07 11:22 PM   #27 
  - Um, she says "we." n/t  Hissyspit   Aug-12-07 01:18 AM   #32 
  - Look, another child! This author is being proved right over and over again. (nm)  lynyrd_skynyrd   Aug-12-07 06:05 PM   #41 
  - Kick  treestar   Aug-11-07 10:44 PM   #21 
  - "When a nation is literally and figuratively eating its young, there is no higher love than to  scarletwoman   Aug-11-07 10:55 PM   #23 
  - I think maybe 'adolescent' may be understating the deficiency. I once read on here that  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Aug-12-07 02:57 PM   #34 
  - I think you (and the author in the OP) have pretty much hit the nail on the head  alarimer   Aug-12-07 06:13 PM   #42 
  - Yes, it's not essentially a failure of the people, but of their leaders,  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Aug-12-07 06:35 PM   #43 
     - That's a great quote from Augustine (n/t)  kenzee13   Aug-12-07 08:13 PM   #51 
        - It is, isn't it? Ironically, I first read it in connection with Nixon and Watergate.  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Aug-13-07 01:52 PM   #56 
  - Well, to be more specific, I should have said "arrested emotional development" adolescent. (nt)  scarletwoman   Aug-12-07 06:56 PM   #46 
  - One has only to observe the "adults" with iPods glued to their ears to conclude this.  BeHereNow   Aug-12-07 06:52 PM   #45 
     - This is something that really freaks me out, actually. The fact that NO ONE seems willing to  scarletwoman   Aug-12-07 07:17 PM   #47 
  - About time somebody blames the public..  BlooInBloo   Aug-11-07 11:05 PM   #25 
  - That's what I am talking about. I'm with you.  Jack Sprat   Aug-11-07 11:10 PM   #26 
  - Actually, I think the people "calling ourselves a Christian nation" are the PROBLEM.  impeachdubya   Aug-12-07 04:43 PM   #37 
  - "Literally Eating Its Young?" Us?  stirlingsliver   Aug-12-07 06:03 PM   #39 
  - It's time for our leaders to grow up  Jed Dilligan   Aug-12-07 06:45 PM   #44 
  - Diarist, I agree with you 100%. Thanks for posting this. n/t  broadcaster   Aug-12-07 07:48 PM   #48 
  - A 'Christian Nation'...  Everybody   Aug-12-07 07:48 PM   #49 
  - exactly which parts were way off base?  tactics   Aug-12-07 09:02 PM   #52 
  - I can't help but to agree. It didn't just happen on its own.  NotGivingUp   Aug-12-07 09:19 PM   #54 
 

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