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alphafemale Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jun-28-08 08:54 AM
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9. He's also called Vietnamese people Gooks.
Yeah, that's offensive and shocking and wrenching too.

Saying that he referred to Vietnamese as the "G" word doesn't have the same impact.
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  -"At least I don't plaster on the makeup like a trollop, you cunt." Smith_3  Jun-28-08 08:14 AM   #0 
  - please edit your post and take out the offensive C word.  Evergreen Emerald   Jun-28-08 08:26 AM   #1 
  - The OP is quoting McCain.  sellitman   Jun-28-08 08:29 AM   #3 
  - Look...we all know he said it--its been posted numerous times  Evergreen Emerald   Jun-28-08 08:34 AM   #5 
     - bullshit  Clovis Sangrail   Jun-28-08 08:45 AM   #7 
     - BS...  Evergreen Emerald   Jun-28-08 09:05 AM   #11 
        - Not! It's a QUOTE.  Karenina   Jun-28-08 10:28 AM   #29 
        - That doesn't mean we should all read it in subject lines.  anigbrowl   Jun-28-08 10:19 PM   #58 
           - What about trollop? Trollop means "an immoral or promiscuous woman, esp. a prostitute."  mcg   Jun-28-08 11:54 PM   #71 
        - Would you stop trying to speak for ALL women. Sheesh. nt  Kahuna   Jun-28-08 10:30 AM   #30 
        - Ditto n/t  malaise   Jun-28-08 10:49 PM   #64 
        - Hear Here  temperancedissent   Jun-29-08 01:18 AM   #73 
        - Exactly! Thank you!  OmmmSweetOmmm   Jun-29-08 08:08 AM   #85 
        - meh!  Maine-ah   Jun-28-08 11:29 AM   #32 
        - who is that adorable little doll in your sig line?  CatWoman   Jun-29-08 11:04 AM   #94 
        - Add me to the list of a woman who knows how to put things into context.  AngryOldDem   Jun-28-08 11:54 AM   #39 
        - I am a woman and I want that word posted in CAPS  proud2Blib   Jun-28-08 12:06 PM   #42 
        - EXactly  greenbriar   Jun-28-08 11:27 PM   #66 
        - Yeppers!!!!  OmmmSweetOmmm   Jun-29-08 08:09 AM   #86 
        - Agree  Highway61   Jun-29-08 01:53 PM   #99 
        - as a woman, to me its just a word.  FLDem5   Jun-28-08 12:09 PM   #43 
        - As a woman I *am* offended by the word. That's why I think McCain should be quoted AS IS.  grace0418   Jun-28-08 12:27 PM   #46 
        - Sorry that we're not treating McCain with kid gloves like you'd like  hokies4ever   Jun-28-08 09:20 PM   #52 
        - as a woman I would be offended if it were NOT quoted EXACTLY the way it was used  Demi_Babe   Jun-29-08 11:07 AM   #96 
        - free speech is a bitch ain't it?  Neo   Jun-30-08 12:49 AM   #106 
     - If McCain had used the "N" word I would expect that to be quoted precisely as well.  alphafemale   Jun-28-08 08:49 AM   #8 
     - Exactly!  tavalon   Jun-28-08 10:22 AM   #27 
     - He's also called Vietnamese people Gooks.  alphafemale   Jun-28-08 08:54 AM   #9 
     - Smith is quoting McCain  sarge43   Jun-28-08 09:09 AM   #12 
     - Go have your fucking class. But don't try to sensor DUers here especially on truth.  lonestarnot   Jun-28-08 09:36 AM   #17 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-28-08 09:38 AM   #19 
     - What? No one mentioned silence  Evergreen Emerald   Jun-28-08 11:45 AM   #35 
        - LOL.  lonestarnot   Jun-28-08 01:50 PM   #48 
        - Sorry, it's the first time I'VE heard the quote  MetaTrope   Jun-28-08 10:10 PM   #56 
     - Nope, I disagree  tavalon   Jun-28-08 10:20 AM   #26 
     - Spell it with a K, I'm sure that's the letter John used when he said it.  fla nocount   Jun-28-08 10:25 AM   #28 
     - I am a woman. All women should be telling all others exactly what he said.  appleannie1   Jun-28-08 09:11 PM   #51 
     - Would you be equally offended if someone quoted Cindy saying John's a "prick"?  leveymg   Jun-29-08 12:06 AM   #72 
  - Tell that to McCain.  MNBrewer   Jun-28-08 08:31 AM   #4 
  - It is exactly what John McCain said, and he is running for president.  Smith_3   Jun-28-08 08:35 AM   #6 
  - The offensive word is exactly what the OP is emphasizing  lunatica   Jun-28-08 09:12 AM   #13 
  - If the party of family values uses that word, how can it possibly be inappropriate language?  Smith_3   Jun-28-08 09:29 AM   #15 
  - Error: You've already recommended that thread.  lonestarnot   Jun-28-08 09:37 AM   #18 
  - Leave it as is. It IS offensive!  sheeptramp   Jun-28-08 09:49 AM   #22 
  - The point IS is that McCain said this offensive thing. Editing would dilute that message.  uppityperson   Jun-28-08 12:15 PM   #44 
  - Is this fourth grade?  wolverinez   Jun-28-08 01:49 PM   #47 
  - Apparently...  anigbrowl   Jun-28-08 10:42 PM   #62 
  - Well, since it is now  hyphenate   Jun-28-08 11:54 PM   #70 
  - "Fuck Cunt Shit Piss Cocksucker Motherfucker Tits"  Swamp Rat   Jun-29-08 02:14 AM   #78 
  - Exactly  dems_rightnow   Jun-29-08 08:34 AM   #89 
  - here, here! for george carlin. nt  tomp   Jun-29-08 08:34 AM   #90 
  - ROFLMAO...yeah censorship nice...  Jack_DeLeon   Jun-30-08 12:35 AM   #105 
  - Oh I've told several people about that comment! Everyone I've  napi21   Jun-28-08 08:28 AM   #2 
  - He also said it in public  lunatica   Jun-28-08 09:02 AM   #10 
  - If he says that in public, what does he do in private?  jgraz   Jun-28-08 09:53 AM   #24 
  - If she's ambitious enough to be First Lady or a high profile political wife -  haele   Jun-28-08 10:35 PM   #60 
  - The more that word is quoted the less votes he'll get  lunatica   Jun-28-08 09:16 AM   #14 
  - His excuse about it being a long day  treestar   Jun-28-08 09:34 AM   #16 
  - "He said it in 1992, when he was only 56."  Vickers   Jun-28-08 11:30 AM   #33 
  - McCain said it.  Time for change   Jun-28-08 09:39 AM   #20 
  - And since, because of Bill Clinton teh Children know what a blowjob is...  Smith_3   Jun-28-08 09:46 AM   #21 
     - That's right, what will we tell the CHILDREN!!?!!??  Bluebear   Jun-28-08 11:46 AM   #36 
     - The children know what a blow job is  polmaven   Jun-29-08 02:12 PM   #100 
  - "Don't insult my lack of hair, you Cunt!"  Hydra   Jun-28-08 09:51 AM   #23 
  - Inner circles know McCain plasters his own make-up on very tastefully.  glitch   Jun-28-08 10:03 AM   #25 
  - Let's cut to tape shall we?  hootinholler   Jun-28-08 11:25 AM   #31 
  - "No Cuntry for Old Men"  Bluebear   Jun-28-08 11:33 AM   #34 
  - "I think that there are cultural safeguards against that happening"  hootinholler   Jun-28-08 11:55 AM   #40 
  - LOL!  AngryOldDem   Jun-28-08 11:56 AM   #41 
  - I wish they gave Oscars for YouTube videos! n/t  ColbertWatcher   Jun-28-08 10:07 PM   #55 
  - ROFL.  King Sandbox   Jun-28-08 10:21 PM   #59 
  - Loved the Butthole Surfers.  asdjrocky   Jun-28-08 10:43 PM   #63 
  - lol! That was great! It seems like there are a few videos about this! This is a very  OmmmSweetOmmm   Jun-29-08 08:17 AM   #87 
  - Oh My God that is too funny...I have tears in my eyes.  Kaylee   Jun-29-08 10:48 AM   #93 
  - OK, what kind of relationship the McCains have is their  sarge43   Jun-28-08 11:50 AM   #37 
  - Honestly, the quote sounds like something out of Monty Python...  skooooo   Jun-28-08 11:52 AM   #38 
  - Gee, thanks a lot. I just LOVE seeing that word in sub lines.  pt22   Jun-28-08 12:26 PM   #45 
  - Get over it. We have a country to take back and it won't be easy.  hokies4ever   Jun-28-08 09:22 PM   #53 
  - Count me among...  beevul   Jun-28-08 08:47 PM   #49 
  - Probably covers a bruise or two. Anybody else get the creepy feeling he's abusive to her?  Hekate   Jun-28-08 09:02 PM   #50 
  - No, actually I don't...quite the opposite in fact.  anigbrowl   Jun-28-08 10:36 PM   #61 
  - Actually, I agree with you completely on the uselessness of threads like this.  Hekate   Jun-29-08 02:03 AM   #77 
  - I do.  Joanne98   Jun-29-08 08:07 AM   #84 
  - People please. Let us be reasonable and analyze this, shall we?  ColbertWatcher   Jun-28-08 10:05 PM   #54 
  - "Go fuck yourself, you cunt"  lowry   Jun-29-08 08:43 AM   #91 
     - Interesting point. McCain's cunt may be Orwelled...  ColbertWatcher   Jun-29-08 01:18 PM   #97 
  - There is a great book by the title  ismnotwasm   Jun-28-08 10:15 PM   #57 
  - So posting "c*nt*  Mz Pip   Jun-28-08 10:51 PM   #65 
  - You're right, McCain said "Cunt." n/t  ColbertWatcher   Jun-28-08 11:28 PM   #67 
     - I have never heard anyone calling a women a trollop.  Disturbed   Jun-28-08 11:51 PM   #68 
        - Websters says it dates back to 1621...  ColbertWatcher   Jun-28-08 11:53 PM   #69 
        - "...which explains why Admiral McCombover uses it."  Bluebear   Jun-29-08 01:43 AM   #74 
        - It's very, very old  Prophet 451   Jun-29-08 04:46 AM   #81 
  - A lot of people don't know he said this. And they're shocked when they find out.  Alexander   Jun-29-08 01:56 AM   #75 
  - Feel free to pass on this article, "The Dark Side of McCain", which mentions the incident  Bluebear   Jun-29-08 02:02 AM   #76 
  - Are the five witnesses on the record? Who is the author of this book that makes the claim?  Political Heretic   Jun-29-08 04:41 AM   #79 
  - I'd like to know about that too.  Rose Siding   Jun-29-08 08:32 AM   #88 
  - Well McCain was asked point blank at one of his campaign events if it was true  NYC Liberal   Jun-29-08 08:55 AM   #92 
  - Again, that's according to the author - can this be confirmed? Any news articles?  Political Heretic   Jun-29-08 08:03 PM   #101 
     - Even with news articles...  ColbertWatcher   Jun-29-08 08:05 PM   #102 
     - Well if you mean him being asked the question,  NYC Liberal   Jun-29-08 10:09 PM   #103 
        - YES. That's a start  Political Heretic   Jun-30-08 12:10 AM   #104 
  - McCain should be given a chance to refute all these rumors. n/t  ColbertWatcher   Jun-29-08 01:21 PM   #98 
  - The problem isn't that he used the word "cunt"  Prophet 451   Jun-29-08 04:44 AM   #80 
  - I think finesse with this will work better than a broadcast  cap   Jun-29-08 04:50 AM   #82 
  - Put it in a chain email.  Joanne98   Jun-29-08 08:06 AM   #83 
  - Cunt. I own it. Now McCain has to. nt  NancyG   Jun-29-08 11:05 AM   #95 
  - What about equal representation for trollops?  Perragrande   Jun-30-08 01:08 AM   #107 

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