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aint_no_life_nowhere Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Feb-20-08 09:18 PM
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12. He didn't just use the word lynch. He said a lynching party
What is the number one thing you think of when you hear the words "lynching party"? What were the main organized lynchings carried out in groups or as parties in this country? To me, it's the organized activities of the Night Riders, the Ku Klux Klan and the whites in the South who carried out hundreds of lynchings to keep black people in line and intimidated. That's what lynching parties were.

He might as well have said "Michelle, don't make me grab my white sheet and hood." If he wasn't aware of the history of what a lynching party means, then he's got to be the most reckless and ignorant SOB in the media.
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  -I dont want to go on a lynching party against Michelle Obama unless ..." BattyDem  Feb-20-08 08:13 PM   #0 
  - WTF!!!!!?????  maddiejoan   Feb-20-08 08:15 PM   #1 
  - I sent a complaint to the FCC.  Lint Head   Feb-20-08 08:20 PM   #2 
  - That's a good idea.  BattyDem   Feb-20-08 08:30 PM   #3 
  - Wow! Just...WOW!  samdogmom   Feb-20-08 08:33 PM   #4 
  - It truly is despicable. ... even for him.  BattyDem   Feb-20-08 09:15 PM   #10 
  - devils advocate here  griffi94   Feb-20-08 08:50 PM   #5 
  - Considering what that word means in our nation's history ...  BattyDem   Feb-20-08 09:00 PM   #6 
  - Yeah. Howse about 'lets lynch us some Republicans'.  Lint Head   Feb-20-08 09:04 PM   #7 
  - self delete  BattyDem   Feb-20-08 09:11 PM   #8 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-20-08 09:15 PM   #11 
  - He didn't just use the word lynch. He said a lynching party  aint_no_life_nowhere   Feb-20-08 09:18 PM   #12 
  - Exactly! This is what I think of ...  BattyDem   Feb-20-08 09:19 PM   #13 
  - Exactly. How in the hell can an American of his age, who saw the civil rights marches,  blondeatlast   Feb-20-08 09:21 PM   #15 
  - That term is not used all the time and when used in any  Warren Stupidity   Feb-20-08 10:05 PM   #20 
  - It doesn't get "used in the media all the time"  Political Heretic   Feb-20-08 11:24 PM   #24 
  - UNLESS. May that single word finally reveal him to be the racist hate merchant he is right down to  blondeatlast   Feb-20-08 09:13 PM   #9 
  - O'Reilly  stewert   Feb-20-08 09:20 PM   #14 
  - The RW is very deliberately trying to dilute the power of words like  blondeatlast   Feb-20-08 09:26 PM   #16 
  - I never thought of that, but I think you're right.  BattyDem   Feb-20-08 09:52 PM   #17 
  - O'Reilly and Imus are old enough to remember the civil rights era.  blondeatlast   Feb-20-08 09:55 PM   #18 
  - oh yeah. He must walk the plank for this, indeed, and not vaguely  librechik   Feb-20-08 10:26 PM   #22 
  - has there ever been such a clueless anus as OReilly in the history of the universe?  librechik   Feb-20-08 10:00 PM   #19 
  - Ah, but perhaps he isn't clieless--maybe he knows PRECISELY what he's doing.  blondeatlast   Feb-20-08 10:06 PM   #21 
  - this deserves not one moment of attention  HuffleClaw   Feb-20-08 10:56 PM   #23 

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